4 Man Bob

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The 4 Man Bob coaster was situated behind Talbot Street with the Mouse and Beast, alongside the old Talbot Street Theatre.

Fact File

Location: Talbot Street
Manufacturer: Zierer
Length: 590m
Height: 14m
Duration: 90 seconds
Capacity per car: 4
Number of cars: 8
Capacity per hour: 520
Opening Year: 1985
Closing Year: 1990

It was quite compact and comprised of tight turns, small drops and quite high g-forces. Riders sat, in groups of fours, in bobsleigh like cars one behind the other.

The 4 Man Bob operated for the last time in 1990 and was then removed the following year.