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swingboat

(ˈswɪŋˌbəʊt)
n
(Mechanical Engineering) a piece of fairground equipment consisting of a boat-shaped carriage for swinging in
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There's an exciting range of white-knuckle rollercoasters and rides, including the Mad Mouse, Giant Condor, Tsunami, Tornado, White Water, Flying Carpet, Runaway Mine Train rollercoaster, Captain's Curse swingboat ride.
The line for the Jolly Rocker swingboat ride turned into a battlezone - with 10 people, men and women - grappling and puncng each other.
Set in more than 140 acres of gardens, Paultons offers 50 rides from the Cobra rollercoaster and Pirate Swingboat to the more sedate Wave Runner and Flying Saucer.
A ride through rapids, whirlpools and waterfalls in rubber rings guarantees a good soaking, while stomach-churning lovers should head for La Galere Romaine, which recreates a tempest at high tide on board a giant swingboat.
A ride through rapids, whirlpools and waterfalls in rubber rings guarantees a good soaking, while lovers of stomach-churners should head for La Galere Romaine, which recreates a tempest at high tide on board a giant swingboat.
It has over 50 spectacular attractions including `The Pegasus', flying roller coaster, `Pirana' white water rapids, `Half Moon' Swingboat, (the largest in Europe), and the mystical Dreamflight, to name but a few.
On Thursday September 21, 1911, youngster William Duncan from nearby Brewster Street had been playing on the swingboat with two other boys when something small fell from his pocket.
Alnwick: Old-fashioned fairground and fete, with carousels, swingboat and helter skelter on grassland between Alnwick Castle and Alnwick Gardens.
The Guriyanovs teamed up with the Eskine troupe in an act which used a metal swingboat to catapult a flyer high into the air.
Dreamland fun park on the Kent coast has had a pounds 5 million face- lift and now features some hair-raising new rides, including a Space Station, Canadian train ride, twin-drop log flume and bounty ship swingboat.
For the softer stuff there's a traditional Spanish galleon swingboat, dodgems, an old-fashioned carousel, flying chairs, a gentle skyride and an even gentler train ride.
ThereOs a gondola swing, rollercoaster, swingboat, carousel and log flume.