2004-04-23 / Columnists

Historical Views of the Rockaways

From The Rockaway Museum
Where was it? What is it?
Built in Seaside - 1922
by Emil Lucev, Curator
Dedicated To The Memory Of Leon S. Locke

Historical Views
of the Rockaways
From The Rockaway Museum
by Emil Lucev, Curator
Dedicated To The Memory Of Leon S. Locke


Where was it? What is it?
Built in Seaside - 1922

It is reported to have been seven or eight stories high and circled five or six times between the boulevard and the ocean, on the west side of Beach 102 Street.

First known as the Pippin Coaster, the name was changed later to the _______?

The fantastic coaster was torn down in 1938 for Shorefront Parkway. What was it called?

Answer in next week’s Wave.


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