Tag: Wilbur Wright

Horrible Histories – Transportation lyrics

[Intro] With imagination Inspiration Innovation And perspiration We revolutionised transportation [Verse 1] Stephenson's the name and my steam engine's the best you will find (It was the Rocket, it was called the Rocket) It pulled a train that carried passengers and was the first of its kind (Caused a commotion, doing the locomotion) Was best by miles And won top prize At the Rainhill Trials [Verse 2] The Lords said it was dangerous then saw how many tickets could sell (The toffs were off it, til they saw a profit) [Verse 3] And so he paved the way for me I'm Isambard Kingdom Brunel (An engineer, and famous pioneer) Railways off pat A massive hat And to top that [Verse 4] I was a tunnel building Bridge creating Hard grafting Ship crafting Polymath in search of a way To take my train th...