The penny-farthing

[Episode 14 | 1878 : Henry]

Henry and his uncle make a sprung leather saddle for a penny-farthing. When Henry brings news of his success to Franklin, he is shocked to discover that his friend is still angry for the trouble he has landed them both in.


The Australian curriculum: History

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History activities [2]

Activity 1: Transport
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Subtheme(s): Inventions and electronic media,Transport
Activity 2: The blacksmith
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Subtheme(s): Chores, business and employment,Inventions and electronic media