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Carousel reopens in Charlotte

Carousel reopens in Charlotte

Rochester, NY -- The historic Carousel at Ontario Beach Park in Charlotte has been repaired and is now re-opened to the public.

The 108-year old carousel had been out of action for about for weeks because of a broken original cast iron gear. A replacement gear was located in Southern California and shipped to Rochester. The replacement is also a cast iron original, which was salvaged from a carousel of the same vintage.

The carousel is open seven days a week through Labor Day, then just Saturdays and Sundays through mid-October and the Columbus Day holiday.

 

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