Top Scan (Barry Island Pleasure Park)

Top Scan
Barry Island Pleasure Park
Location Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, UK
Status Operating since June 16,2021
Coney Beach Pleasure Park (loan)
Location Porthcawl, Bridgend, Wales, UK
Operated 2021 to June 2021
Joe William Whitelegg (UK)
Location Travelling
Operated December 2015 to June 2021
Lightwater Valley
Location North Stainley, North Yorkshire, England, UK
Operated 2011 to 2015
Replaced Whirlwind
Replaced by Apollo
Location Budapest, Hungary
Operated 2009 to 2010
William Bird (Ireland)
Location Travelling
Operated During 2008
Śląskie Wesołe Miasteczko
Location Chorzów, śląskie, Poland
Operated During 2007
H. Heyblom & F. Bodet (Belgium)
Location Travelling
Operated 2000 to 2006
Alain Delaporte (France)
Location Travelling
Operated March 1996 to 1999
Manufacturer Mondial
Product Top Scan
Capacity 30 per cycle
Area 22 metres × 22 metres
Power consumption 200 kW
Height 20 metres

Top Scan is a Top Scan built by Dutch manufacturer Mondial currently located at Barry Island Pleasure Park in Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, UK.[1]


While operating at Lightwater Valley, the attraction was called Whirlwind. It closed in 2015 and was replaced by Apollo.[2]