Video: Memorializing the Comet Coaster

By WGBH News & Wires

July 11, 2012

BOSTON — The thrill is gone. On July 11, demolition crews started tearing down the crumbling roller coaster known as the Comet. It was a prime attraction at Lincoln Park in Dartmouth, Mass. Though the park closed 25 years ago, the Comet still has fans ... some of whom have commemorated the coaster via online video.

Watch more videos of Lincoln Park.

Material from The Associated Press was used in this report. Coaster thumbnail image credit:

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