Carters[Book: Anna Carter – 2010 – 21x21cm – 42 Pages – Full colour]. Carters Steam Fair is unique. It preserves the heritage of the British fair with vintage rides, traditional showmans’ living vans and period transport. It regularly operates nine major rides and many juvenile rides and sideshows. The rides date from 1895 to the 1960s and everything is restored, decorated and illustrated in its period. Chapter Points: No Ordinary Fair; The Story of Carters Fair; The Gallopers, Chair-O-Planes, Steam Yachts, Dodgems, Octopus, Dive Bomber, The Ark, The Skid. Arcade; Juvenile Rides and Sideshows, Living Vans & Haulage; Work Never Stops; Carters Fair People. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good.