Grand Canyon

Forest Park (Chicago, Illinois, USA)

Removed, Operated from 1909 to 1922

Roller CoasterWoodSit Down

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Former names:Rocky Mountain Ride
Notes:This was referred to as a "3rd Rail Roller Coaster" and the 3rd rail provided power to electric motors.  The train's speed and braking was controlled by an operator who rode in front.  The roller coaster still used gravity, but stories are conflicting on just how this system worked.
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