Thunderbolt

Six Flags New England (Agawam, Massachusetts, USA)

Operating since 1941

Roller Coaster · Wood · Sit Down

Make: Joseph E. Drambour

Statistics

Length:2,600 ft
Height:70 ft
Inversions:0
Speed:40 mph
Duration:1:00

Details

Former names:Cyclone
Relocations:Fantasy Forest at the Flushing Meadows Carousel as Cyclone
Six Flags New England as Thunderbolt
Designer:Harry C. Baker, Harry G Traver
Trains:2 trains with 4 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 3 rows for a total of 24 riders per train.
Built by: Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters, Inc.
Notes:According to the book Images of America: Riverside Park by David Cecchi, the owner of Riverside Park, Ed Carroll, purchased the track, trains and the plans of the Cyclone from the World's Fair.

Joseph E. Drambour was involved in the rebuilding of the Cyclone at Riverside Park and not the original project at the World's Fair.

Thunderbolt - Six Flags New England (Agawam, Massachusetts, USA)

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Thunderbolt - Six Flags New England (Agawam, Massachusetts, USA)


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