Frontierland Family Theme Park

Amusement park in the United Kingdom

Frontierland Family Theme Park
Remains of the park in 2012
Morecambe, Lancashire, England, UK
Status Defunct
Operated 1909 to 2000
Owner Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Previous names West End Amusement Park

Morecambe Pleasure Park

Frontierland Family Theme Park was a seaside amusement park located in Morecambe, Lancashire, England, UK. The site where the park once stood remains vacant.

Former coasters

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Fate
American Coaster Supercar Kiddie Unknown 1999 Travelling UK
Figure Eight William Strickler Wooden 1909 1938 Scrapped
Jamming Barbisan Spinning 2000 2000 Travelling UK
Jet Star II Schwarzkopf Sit-Down 1980 1981 or later Unknown
Rattler Pinfari Kiddie 1991 2000 Relocated to Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Runaway Mine Train Blackpool Pleasure Beach Wooden Wild Mouse 1960 1999 Relocated to Pleasureland Southport
Stampede Pinfari Sit-Down 1988 1998 Relocated to Billing Aquadrome
Texas Tornado Harry G. Traver, Charles Paige Wooden 1939 1999 Scrapped

Former attractions

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Fate
All-American Stargazer Bennett Trabant/Satellite 1986 1995 Relocated to Marvels Amusement Park
Autoscooter Unknown Dodgems Unknown 2000 Scrapped
American Paratrooper Hrubetz Lifting Paratrooper 1980 1982 Travelling UK
American Scrambler Eli Bridge Company Twist 1983 1999 Relocated to Canvey Island Amusement Park
Big Wheel Vekoma Ferris Wheel 1980 1982 Relocated to Magic Harbor
Carousel Allan Herschell Company Carousel 2000 2000 Travelling UK
Caterpillar Unknown Caterpillar Unknown Unknown Scrapped
Caterpillar Unknown Caterpillar 1980 1981 SBNO (later scrapped)
Cinema USA Cinema 180 Cinema 1980 1980s Relocated to Pleasureland Southport
Dive Bomber Lusse Roll-O-Plane 1947 1960 Travelling UK
Dive Bomber Eyerly Aircraft Company Roll-O-Plane 1961 1971 Travelling UK
Ghost Train Supercar Tracked Dark Ride 1970s 1999 Relocated to Brean Leisure Park
Giant Slide H.P. Jackson Giant Slide 2000 2000 Travelling UK
Harrier Jump Jets Unknown Jets 1981 1982 Travelling UK
Haunted Silver Mine Unknown Tracked Dark Ride 1978 1998 Scrapped
Jets Unknown Jets Unknown 1975 Travelling UK
King Circus Walter Murphy Funhouse 2000 2000 Travelling UK
King Loops Fabbri Shake 2000 2000 Travelling UK
Log Flume Arrow Dynamics Log Flume 1981 1999 SBNO (later scrapped)
Meteor Cadoxton Engineering Round-Up 1979 1983 Travelling UK
Moonrocket R.J. Lakin & Maxwell Moonrocket 1940 1940 Stored
Noah's Ark William Strickler Funhouse 1930 1999 Scrapped
Octopus Hayes Fabrication Octopus 1981 1984 Travelling UK
Paratrooper AMECO Upright Paratrooper 1961 1975 Travelling UK
Percolator Unknown Teacups 1991 1998 Scrapped
Polo Tower Intamin Observation Tower 1995 1999 SBNO (later scrapped)
Rampage Slide Bennett Giant Slide 1970s 1999 Scrappped
Reverse Bungee Technical Park Slingshot 2000 2000 Travelling UK
Rock-O-Plane Eyerly Aircraft Company Rock-O-Plane 1985 - 1986 1987 or later Unknown
Rok 'n' Rol Allan Herschell Looper/Rock 'n' Roll 1988 1988 Relocated to Pleasureland Southport
Rotor Bernard Cole Rotor 2000 2000 Travelling UK
Satellite Bennett Trabant/Satellite 1982 1985 Travelling UK
Satellite Chance Rides Trabant/Satellite 1998 1999 Scrapped
Scat Fairplace Scat 1981 1981 Travelling UK
Ski Jump Mack Rides Flying Coaster 1970s 1981 Travelling UK
Sky Ride Universal Design Ropeway 1989 2000 Scrapped
Super Ben Hur Orton & Spooner Ark/Speedway 1945 1946 Travelling UK
Super Speedway Easy Rider Orton & Spooner Ark/Speedway 1983 1984 Scrapped
Swirl Freddie Thomas Swirl/Skid 1974 1980 Travelling UK
Twist Church Engineering Twist 1975 1982 Travelling UK
Twister Eli Bridge Company Twist 2000 2000 Travelling UK
Waltzer Orton & Spooner Waltzer 1980 1980 Travelling UK
Waltzer Orton & Spooner Waltzer 1986 1986 Relocated to Chipperfield's Amusement Park
Western Carousel Maxwell Carousel 1976 1999 Scrapped
Western Waltzer R.J. Lakin Waltzer 1981 1987 Burnt out - scrapped
Western Waltzer Maxwell Waltzer 1998 1998 Sold (stored)

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