Stagecoach

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What Is a stagecoach?

A stagecoach is a type of covered wagon used to carry passengers and goods inside. It is pulled by four horses, It was used before the introduction of railroads. It made trips between stations, which were places to rest for stagecoach travelers.

Advantages and disadvantages~

Advantages:
  • A high level of speed and security.
  • Allowed to carry a lot of people
  • Allowed to carry heavy loads of both passengers and cargo
  • Better/faster then traveling on foot


Disadvantages:

  • Dirty
  • 54 hours to travel 300 miles
  • 70-120 miles a day
  • Uncomfortable
  • crowded

Who invented it?

The inventor of the stagecoach was John Darlwin on September 21,1763.

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