In 2004, a new family roller coaster opened in Adventure land, located next to the corporate hospitality marquee and manufactured by the German company; Maurer Söhne.

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An advertisement for the new attraction located on the fence.

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Another advertisement giving away hints to the general public about the theming.

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A view of the construction fence, now taking up a large area in adventure land.

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Taken from Squirrel Nutty – a significant amount of clearance has taken place.

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You can see how close to the hospitality marquee the new coaster will be.

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These photographs look over the fence from Squirrel Nutty.

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New poster added to construction fence featuring an illustration of the trains and theming.

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No view holes in this fence, which is a surprise since Alton are being so open about this coaster.

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The same poster as the one found on the construction fence, found at the main entrance gate.

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Groundwork starts – preparation for footers begins!

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Metal for footer foundations can just be made out.

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View from Squirrel Nutty – overview of work-site.

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More clearance has taken place, as seen from Squirrel Nutty.

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Porter cabins have been erected near the hospitality marquee.

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The rest of the trees have been cleared in preparation for groundwork!

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Wooden and metal framework has been constructed to form concrete bases for the station.

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Here you can see the framework from an alternative angle.

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Concrete has already been poured in some places.

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Metal framework erected.

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Work on the station area commences.

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The advertisement sign up close.

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Some footers are now in place, whilst more concrete is being set for the station.

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More concrete grids are laid.

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More foundations for the station.

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Preparation for more groundwork continues.

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Groundwork at both ends of the site is taking place.

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As you can see most of the work is taking place near to the fence at present.

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Large foundation holes have started to appear.

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Many more footers have popped up.

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The station area is starting to take shape, lots more concrete poured.

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Here you can see how much concrete has actually been poured for the station area.

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The station structure begins to take shape.

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Here you can see an overview of the construction so far.

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As you can see, most the footers are now in place.

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You can start to get an idea of what the layout is really going to look like.