Comet

State Fair of Texas (Dallas, Texas, USA)

Removed, Operated from 1947 to 1985

Roller Coaster · Wood · Sit Down

Statistics

Height:70 ft
Inversions:0

Details

Former status:SBNO from 1986 to 2/9/1989
Operated from 1947 to 1985
Designer:Charles Paige
Trains:4 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 3 rows for a total of 24 riders per train.
Built by: National Amusement Device Company
Facts:The Comet closed in 1985 because an insurance carrier could not be found.  ACE and other preservationists attempted to rescue it.  These attempts were unsuccessful and the Comet was torn down on 2/9/1989.

Comet - State Fair of Texas (Dallas, Texas, USA)

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Comet - State Fair of Texas (Dallas, Texas, USA)