Pleasurewood Hills

Pleasurewood Hills
Pleasurewood Hills logo.png
amusement park
Lowestoft, Suffolk, England, UK
Status Operating
Opened 1983
Owner Looping Group
Previous names New Pleasurewood Hills (2001 to 2004)
An overview of the park in 2014
The entrance to Pleasurewood Hills in 2010

Pleasurewood Hills is an amusement park in Lowestoft, Suffolk, England, UK.

History[edit | edit source]

The park was acquired in 1996 by Queensborough Holdings, who purchased Lightwater Valley the following year.[1][2]

Roller coasters[edit | edit source]

Present (4)[edit | edit source]

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Status
Cannonball Express Schwarzkopf Sit-Down 1995 Operating
Egg-Spress Zierer Family 1986 Operating
Marble Madness Maurer AG Wild Mouse June 27, 2014 Operating
Wipeout Vekoma Shuttle July 28, 2007 Operating

Past (1)[edit | edit source]

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Relocated
Mouse Trap Reverchon Spinning August 2000 2005 Bagatelle

Attractions[edit | edit source]

Operating[edit | edit source]

Name Manufacturer Type Opened
Balloon Rays Zamperla Samba Balloon 2004
Chairlifts Pohlig Ropeway 1987
Double Deck Carousel Concept 1900 Gallopers 2001
Fireball KMG Afterburner 2004
Go Karts Formula K Go-Karts 2001
Funky Flyers Chance Rides Jets 2008
Hyper Drive Reverchon Dodgems 2015
Jolly Roger Fabbri Drop Tower 2012
Mini Dodgems I.E. Park Dodgems 1995
Moby Dick Vekoma Sea Storm 2013
Rootin Tootin Target Trail Supercar Leisure Interactive Tracked Dark Ride 1983
Safari Auto Plates Juvenile Track Ride 1984
Shiver M' Timbers HUSS Pirate Ship 1985
Timber Falls Reverchon Log Flume 1992
Wave Breaker WhiteWater West Dinghy Waterslides 1996
Waveswinger Zierer Waveswinger 2016

Closed[edit | edit source]

Name Manufacturer Type Opened Closed Fate
Ali Baba A.R.M. Ali Baba 2003 2003 Travelling UK
Astroglide Harry Steer Engineering Astroglide 1983 1994 Unknown
Calypso Twist Emmo Kreekel Twist 1985 1994 Relocated to Loudoun Castle
Canyon Raft Soriani & Moser Super Nova 1999 2000 Travelling UK
Carousel Zierer Gallopers 1985 1997 Relocated to Loudoun Castle
Cine 180 Cinema 180 Cinema 1982 1998 Scrapped
Clown Slide Modern Products Astroglide 1999 2016 Sold (not used)
Eye In The Sky Schwarzkopf Observation Tower 1994 1998 Unknown
Frisbee Fabbri Frisbee 2003 2003 Travelling Asia
Helter Skelter Windmill Engineering Slip/Helter Skelter 2001 2011 Sold to K.T. Enterprises
Mega Dance Fabbri Orbiter 1999 2002 Travelling UK
Mega Drop Fabbri Drop Tower 2002 2004 Relocated to Dreamland Margate
Megaspin Rollover A.R.M. Twin Spin 2001 2001 Travelling UK
Octopus Soriani & Moser Polyp 2003 2003 Travelling UK
Phoenix HUSS Enterprise 1989 1998 Relocated to Grove Land
Sky Hooks Unknown Chair-O-Plane 1999 2015 Sold to manufacturer John H. Rundle
Sky Screamer ESL Engineering Voyager 1997 2004 Relocated to Dunes Leisure Family Fun Fair
Super Trooper A.R.M. Upright Paratrooper 1998 2001 Exported to USA via K.T. Enterprises
Tales of the Coast Mack Rides Scenic Boat Ride 1983 2015 Scrapped
Tempest Weber Traum Boot 1990 1994 Relocated to Camelot Theme Park
Tide Traveller HUSS Tri-Star 2005 2017 Scrapped
Troika HUSS Troika 1985 1995 Relocated to Loudoun Castle
Voyager C.A.H. Voyager 1998 1998 Relocated to Lightwater Valley
Waltzer Maxwell Waltzer 1998 2005 Relocated to Folly Farm
Waveswinger Zierer Waveswinger 1988 1996 Relocated to Loudoun Castle

References[edit | edit source]