Big Apple (Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach)

Big Apple
roller coaster
Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach
Location Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, UK
Status Operating since 1998
Alton Towers
Location Alton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
Operated 1982 to 1997
Manufacturer Pinfari
Type Steel - Family
Track layout Wacky Worm (Big Apple)
Model / product Big Apple MB28
Riders per train 24
Propulsion Chain lift hill

Big Apple is a Pinfari steel family roller coaster located at Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, UK. It was previously located at Alton Towers in Staffordshire from 1982 to 1997. While located at Alton Towers, the ride was called Mini Apple.

Design[edit | edit source]

Follows the standard Big Apple / Wacky Worm layout and goes through a giant apple. At Alton Towers the ride was painted entirely white and at Great Yarmouth the track was painted green and the supports yellow.

Trains[edit | edit source]

Single train with 6 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows for a total of 24 riders per train.

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