Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Which direction do carousel horses travel?

Evidently American carousel horses travel in a counter clockwise direction while carousel horses in the United Kingdom travel in a clockwise direction.
                                                          An American carousel horse
                                                           A carousel horse in the UK

1 comment:

grey-matters said...

from the days when men wore swords, they would mount their horse from the left hand side, hence the horses facing clockwise