Friday, February 10, 2006 7:53 PM
Does anyone have any idea which coaster this is
? I'm interested in recreating it and I have no info on it.
Friday, February 10, 2006 8:17 PM
That looks familiar... it looks like the Dayton Wildcat.
Friday, February 10, 2006 9:07 PM
I recreated the Dayton (Lakeside Park) Wildcat
a while ago and it was a twister instead of an out and back like the coaster in the picture.
Friday, February 10, 2006 9:20 PM
Hmmmm.... I'm not sure then. That was my only guess.
Friday, February 10, 2006 11:46 PM
Paul, that is a 1927 photo of the Bullet coaster at Island Park in Portsmouth, RI. It was the 2nd largest coaster in New England when it opened in 1926. It was destroyed by a severe gale in 1928 but rebuilt until it was lost by the infamous hurricane of 1938 that destroyed much of the New England coast including at least 6 wooden coasters.