Asked in Colonial America, Florida
What is the oldest school in Saint Augustine Florida?
The oldest school in St Augustine is a little wooden school house located on King Street that is still open for tours as the oldest wooden school house in the United States. ...
How many wooden roller coasters are still operating?
According to Roller Coaster Data Base, there are currently 174 wooden roller coasters operating around the world. ...
Asked in Radio
What is the second oldest running radio show behind the WSM Grand Ol' Opry?
The second oldest running radio show which is still being broadcast every Saturday on WSM 650 AM is Ernest Tubb's Midnight Jamboree. It has never missed a broadcast. ...
Asked in History of France, Netherlands
Where did wooden clogs originate?
The wooden clogs is believed to have originated from Holland also called the Netherlands. The wooden clogs is still an important aspect of the Dutch heritage and is still worn in Holland especially in the rural areas. ...
Asked in Technology
When was the first steel coaster made?
"In 1959, the Disneyland theme park introduced a new design breakthrough in roller coasters with the Matterhorn Bobsleds. This was the first roller coaster to use a tubular steel track. Unlike conventional wooden rails, tubular steel can be bent in any direction, which allows designers to incorporate loops, corkscrews, and many other maneuvers into their designs. Most modern roller coasters are made of steel, although wooden roller coasters are still being built." - Wikipedia ...