KENNYWOOD.

KennywoodIoA[Book: David P. Hahner – 2004 – 16x23cm – 128 Pages – Many B&W photos]. Founded in 1898 at the terminus of the Monongahela Street Railway trolley line, Kennywood (West Mifflin, Pennsylvania) quickly grew into a favourite summertime destination. In 1987, Kennywood was designated a National Historic Landmark and is known today as America’s Finest Traditional Amusement Park. Chapter Points: Foreword; The End of the Line; Flowers, Trees, and Neon; Picnics and Entertainment – Kennywood Traditions; Riding the Painted Ponies; The Scream Makers – Roller Coasters; The Dark Side of Kennywood; Planes, Trains, and Automobiles (and Ponies, Too!); Making a Splash at Kennywood; Pint-Sized Thrills – Kiddieland Memories; Rounding It All Up. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good.