What a brill summer dudes, but now all spent out and saving for next year’s adventures. Back working as a painter for the winter, just to raise cash so we can take off again next spring. Perhaps I could get a job painting rides – might be more fun than decorating Mrs Jones’ house!
Meanwhile might as well update the old blog, so here I am again, not long after coming across rollercoaster.wikia.com. Never seen such a dupe site so with its help we’ll be planning a great tour for 2017 – something like the grand tours of the 19th century, but far more fun!
Anyhows, back in May – seems like an age ago – me and George headed off to Magnum XL-200. Boring old name for what turned out to be a pretty brilliant coaster. It’s in Sandusky, Ohio, big old steel roller built way back in the 1980s. Strange how old some of these beasts are. Continue reading