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{{Infobox roller coaster
 
{{Infobox roller coaster
|name=Big Apple
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|image        = File:Big Apple (Blackpool Pleasure Beach).jpg
|park=[[Blackpool Pleasure Beach]]
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|caption      = The roller coaster while at Blackpool
|location=Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK
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|name         = Big Apple
|country=England
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|park         = [[Blackpool Pleasure Beach]]
|status=defunct
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|location     = Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK
|operated=October 2003-2004 (Pleasure Beach)<br />
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|country     = UK
1991-1999 ([[Frontierland Family Theme Park]])
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|area        = Lancashire
1990 (International Garden Festival)
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|status       = unknown
|opened=
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|opened      = September 2003
|cost=
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|closed      = 2004
|restriction=
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|cost         =  
|manufacturer=[[Pinfari]]
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|restriction =  
|builder=
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|past-locations={{past location
|designer=
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|park        = [[Frontierland Family Theme Park]]
|category1=Steel
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|location    = Morecambe, Lancashire, England, UK
|category2=Family
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|country    = UK
|category3=
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|opened      = 1991
|category4=
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|closed      = 1999
|model=Big Apple MB28
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|cost        =  
|dimensions=
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|replaced    =  
|riders/train=
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|replacement =  
|riders/hour=
 
|lift/launch=[[Chain Lift]]
 
|height=
 
|drop=
 
|speed=
 
|length=
 
|duration=
 
|inversions=
 
|angle=
 
|g-force=
 
|other=
 
 
}}
 
}}
'''Big Apple''' was a [[Pinfari]] [[steel]] [[kiddie]] [[roller coaster]]. It was located at a total of 2 parks.
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{{past location
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|park        = [[National Garden Festival]]
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|location    = Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, England, UK
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|country    = UK
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|opened      = 1990
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|closed      = 1990
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|cost        =
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|replaced    =
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|replacement =
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}}
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|manufacturer = [[Pinfari]]
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|builder      =
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|designer    =
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|category1    = Steel
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|category2    = Family
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|category3    =
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|category4    =
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|model        = [[Big Apple MB28]]
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|riders/train =
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|riders/hour  =
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|lift/launch  = [[Chain lift]] hill
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|height      =
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|drop        =
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|speed        =
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|length      =
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|duration    =
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|inversions  = 0
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|angle        =
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|g-force      =
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|other        =
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}}
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'''Big Apple''' was a [[steel]] [[family]] [[roller coaster]] built by [[Pinfari]]. It was located at two different amusement parks.
 
==History==
 
==History==
 
===Pre-Frontierland===
 
===Pre-Frontierland===
Originally opened in 1990 at the Gateshead International Garden Festival.
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The ride originally operated during 1990 at the Gateshead International Garden Festival.
 
===Froniterland===
 
===Froniterland===
The ride was relocated to [[Frontierland Family Theme Park]], were it opened as ''Rattler'' in 1991. It closed in 1999. It had yellow track and green supports.
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The ride was relocated to [[Frontierland Family Theme Park]], were it opened as ''Rattler'' in 1991. It closed in 1999. It had yellow [[track]] and green [[supports]].
 
===Blackpool Pleasure Beach===
 
===Blackpool Pleasure Beach===
The ride appeared in 2003 at [[Blackpool Pleasure Beach]] as ''Big Apple''. It only operated briefly however and closed in 2004. It was located within the perimeter of the [[Avalanche (Blackpool Pleasure Beach)|Avalanche]].
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The ride appeared in 2003 at [[Blackpool Pleasure Beach]] called ''Big Apple''. It only operated briefly and closed in 2004. It was located within the perimeter of the [[Avalanche (Blackpool Pleasure Beach)|Avalanche]].
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==Design==
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The track layout is the standard [[Wacky Worm]] layout. 
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{{Blackpool Pleasure Beach}}
  
==Design==
 
The [[track]] layout is the standard [[Big Apple/Wacky Worm]]layout. 
 
{{Pleasure Beach}}
 
 
[[Category:Big Apple / Wacky Worm]]
 
[[Category:Big Apple / Wacky Worm]]
 
[[Category:Pinfari]]
 
[[Category:Pinfari]]
 
[[Category:1990]]
 
[[Category:1990]]
 
[[Category:Big Apple MB28]]
 
[[Category:Big Apple MB28]]

Latest revision as of 15:22, 19 July 2017

roller coaster
Big Apple
Big Apple (Blackpool Pleasure Beach).jpg
The roller coaster while at Blackpool
UK.png
Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Location Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK
Status Unknown
Operated September 2003 to 2004
UK.png
Frontierland Family Theme Park
Location Morecambe, Lancashire, England, UK
Operated 1991 to 1999
UK.png
National Garden Festival
Location Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, England, UK
Operated During 1990
Statistics
Manufacturer Pinfari
Type Steel - Family
Model / product Big Apple MB28
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Inversions0
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Big Apple was a steel family roller coaster built by Pinfari. It was located at two different amusement parks.

History[edit | edit source]

Pre-Frontierland[edit | edit source]

The ride originally operated during 1990 at the Gateshead International Garden Festival.

Froniterland[edit | edit source]

The ride was relocated to Frontierland Family Theme Park, were it opened as Rattler in 1991. It closed in 1999. It had yellow track and green supports.

Blackpool Pleasure Beach[edit | edit source]

The ride appeared in 2003 at Blackpool Pleasure Beach called Big Apple. It only operated briefly and closed in 2004. It was located within the perimeter of the Avalanche.

Design[edit | edit source]

The track layout is the standard Wacky Worm layout.