"Worlds largest horse"

John Peat Munn
Production date
View of Carnera outside Callendar Riggs, High Street, Falkirk, with board advertising Carnera. He is being held by a drayman in white apron.

Carnear wasn't actually the worlds largest horse but it was a good advertising slogan.
See full details

Object detail

Production date
Subject person
Subject notes
'Worlds largest horse. Carnera, reputed to be the tallest working horse in the world. He stands 19 hands 1 inch (6' 5") to the top of his shoulders. Owned by Robert Barr, Aerated Water Manuf., Falkirk & Kirkcaldy. Snapped in Falkirk today.'
Accession number


My shortlist

Subject category

Explore other objects by colour

Public comments

Be the first to comment on this object record.

Google reCaptchaThis site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.