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Doswell in Hanover County, Virginia — The American South (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Water Works

 
 
Water Works Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, July 9, 2009
1. Water Works Marker
Inscription. Water Works is 16 acres of wet family fun, offering a total of 28 water slides and attractions, and free with a paid admission to the park.
"Hurricane Reef" first opened in 1992 with 20 water slides, then doubled its size in 1999 with the addition of eight more water attractions, including "Pipeline Peak" in 2000.

Fun Fact
Big Wave Bay contains 650,000 gallons of water.
 
Erected 2000 by Kings Dominion.
 
Location. 37° 50.263′ N, 77° 26.585′ W. Marker is in Doswell, Virginia, in Hanover County. Click for map. Marker is located in the Kings Dominion Amusement Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 16000 Theme Park Way, Doswell VA 23047, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Wave Swinger (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Shockwave (about 500 feet away); The Carrousel (about 600 feet away); ACE Roller Coaster Landmark (about 600 feet away); Boulder Bumpers (about 700 feet away); Ranger Smith's Jeep Tour (about 800 feet away); Boo Boo's Tree Swings (about 800 feet away); Volcano (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Doswell.
 
Categories. 20th CenturyEntertainment
 
Water Works Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, July 9, 2009
2. Water Works Marker
The Tornado is in the background
The Tornado image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, July 9, 2009
3. The Tornado
Riders carry rafts to ride the Tornado
The Lazy River image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, July 9, 2009
4. The Lazy River
The Rebel Yell is in the background
Water Works Sign at entrance to newer section image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Walker, July 9, 2009
5. Water Works Sign at entrance to newer section
Visitors pass under the Rebel Yell Roller Coaster to get to the newer section of Water Works
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 722 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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