The moon’s a balloon

Victorian balloonOn today’s Bygones feature, Margaret Mills took time out to look at the exploits of a Victorian era balloonist from Essex, one Joseph Simmons.

Unfortunately his exploits came to an abrupt end when one of the ropes from the ballon became stuck causing the craft to crash at Utling.

Listen again to what Margaret told me by clicking on the link below: –

See you again next week,