16 October

Inktober day 16 and today’s word is Rocket. The Congreve rocket was used in the Napoleonic wars by the British. They were notoriously inaccurate and generally caused chaos and confusion to both sides. They also scared the horses which is why the general in this picture is riding a pantomime horse!

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