Big Dipper

Jefferson Beach (St. Clair Shores, Michigan, USA)

Removed, Operated from 1927 to 1959

Roller Coaster · Wood · Sit Down

Make: Fred W. Pearce

Track layout: Out and Back

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Former names:Deep Dips
Designer:John A. Miller
Trains:3 cars per train. Riders are arranged 2 across in 3 rows for a total of 18 riders per train.
Facts:The 1991 Roller Coaster Directory by Richard Munch lists this roller coaster as the Thunderbolt operating from 1927 to 1944 by Miller / Pearce.  The seems to be an error here as the roller coaster can been seen in a series of 1947 photographs.  Also in the photographs is a picture of the station where the name "Big Dipper" is in neon.
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