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Famous Jack

Famous Jack

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roller coaster
Famous Jack
Location Merlimont, Nord-Pas de Calais, France
Status Operating since April 25, 2006
Pleasurewood Hills
Location Lowestoft, Suffolk, England, UK
Operated August 2000 to 2005
Manufacturer Reverchon
Type Steel - Spinning - Wild Mouse
Model / product Spinning Coaster
Riders per train 4
Hourly capacity 900
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Area 19 metres × 42 metres
Height13 metres
Top speed46.8 km/h
Length420 metres

Famous Jack is a steel spinning wild mouse roller coaster currently located at Bagatelle in Merlimont, Nord-Pas de Calais, France. It was built by Reverchon and first operated at Pleasurewood Hills from August 2000 to 2005 as Mouse Trap. It opened at its current location on April 16, 2006.

Design[edit | edit source]

When the ride was named Ragondingue, it was painted orange with blue supports. As Famous Jack, the ride is painted brown with red supports.

Trains[edit | edit source]

9 cars. Riders are arranged 4 across in a single row for a total of 4 riders per car.The trains have mouse faces on the front of them.