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Blue Flyer

Pleasure Beach Blackpool

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Blue Flyer (originally Zipper Dipper) at Pleasure Beach Blackpool is family-sized wooden coaster dating back to 1934. The designer is believed to have been Charles Paige and possibly with the help of Harry Traver. The two-story tall Zipper Dipper has a single five-car train that rides along the 2,293-feet of wooden track at speeds of up to 25 miles-per-hour.

Roller Coaster Details

Year Track Type Designer
1934 Wood Family Out & Back Charles Paige

Roller Coaster Stats

  • Angle Of Descent: 27°
  • Height: 25 feet
  • Length: 2,293 feet
  • Trains: 1 - 20 passenger
  • Ride Time: 1 minute
  • Top Speed: 25 mph
  • Train Mfg: Philadelphia Toboggan Company

Blue Flyer Facts & History

ACE Coaster Classic

2011 – Zipper Dipper renamed

Train has five cars with two rows each, seating two abreast per row.

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