Ark, probably Hibble & Mellor, nears completion in the Orton
& Spooner Erecting Sheds. This photograph shows very clearly the
paybox and the 'walk around' used by the public to gain access to
the rotating platform.
Noah's Ark (Jungle Ride) during construction in the Orton &
Spooner Erecting Sheds some time in the early 1930s. Albert
Howell's work is much in evidence here.
very dramatic interpretation of a 'tiger hunt' was used by Sid
Howell for the front of Fred Thompson's Motorcycle Speedway in
view of J. Barker's Coronation Speedway in later years when owned
Collins' Super Speedway (Autodrome), 1937. This picture was taken in Burton-on-Trent Market Place during the Statutes Fair in
the 1950s. Taken at night, it captures the atmosphere of the fair.