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Corkscrew (Silverwood)

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roller coaster
Corkscrew
Corkcsrew (Silverwood) 01.jpg
Corkscrew in 2006
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Silverwood Theme Park
Location Athol, Idaho, USA
Status Operating since 1990
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Knott's Berry Farm
Location Buena Park, California, USA
Operated 1975 to 1989
Replaced by Boomerang
Statistics
Manufacturer Arrow Dynamics
Type Steel
Model / product Corkscrew
Riders per train 24
Hourly capacity 800
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height70 feet
Drop62 feet
Top speed46 mph
Length1,250 feet
Inversions2
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Corkscrew is a steel roller coaster located at Silverwood Theme Park, and previously located at Knott's Berry Farm.

This corkscrew is the prototype which was erected at Arrow's factory in California.

Design[edit | edit source]

Trains[edit | edit source]

Each train has 6 cars seating 4 riders in 2 rows of 2 making for 24 riders per train.

Photo Gallery[edit | edit source]

First roller coaster with 2 inversions
1975 - May 1976
Preceded by
Loopingbahn
First roller coaster with 2 inversions
1975 - May 1976
Succeeded by
Corkscrew