Leap-The-Dips Roller Coaster

Leap-The-Dips Roller Coaster (HMZC4)

Location: Altoona, PA 16602 Blair County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 28.244', W 78° 23.618'

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Built here in 1902 by E. Joy Morris of Philadelphia, it was among some 250 side-friction figure eight roller coasters in North America. It became the last known ride of this type and the world's oldest known operating roller coaster. A National Historic Landmark.
HM NumberHMZC4
Year Placed2000
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 5:04am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 720955 N 4483269
Decimal Degrees40.47073333, -78.39363333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 28.244', W 78° 23.618'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 28' 14.64" N, 78° 23' 37.08" W
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Area Code(s)814
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 700-754 Park Ave, Altoona PA 16602, US
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