Blue Flyer

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Blue Flyer
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Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Location Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK
Park section Nickelodeon Land
Status Operating since 1934
Statistics
Builder Charlie Paige
Type Wooden - Family
Riders per train 20
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Length 335 metres
Inversions 0
Duration 1:00
HELP
Zipper Dipper in 2007

Blue Flyer is a wooden family roller coaster located at Blackpool Pleasure Beach in Blackpool, England, UK. The attraction opened in 1934 and is believed to have been built by Charlie Paige. It is located in the "Nickelodeon Land" section of the park. Blue Flyer is loosely based on "Blue's Clues", a 1996 children's show. The ride also has a tunnel.

The ride was Grade II listed in April 2017.[1]

History

The ride was formerly called Zipper Dipper from 1934 until the opening of Nickelodeon Land in 2011.

Design

Elements

Colour scheme

Blue track and supports, used to be unpainted track and white supports.

Trains

Single train with 5 cars. In each car, riders are arranged 2 across in 2 rows, for a total of 20 riders per train.

References

External links


Articles on Blackpool Pleasure Beach
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