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Ovid Hazen Wells Carousel
Wheaton Regional Park
Wheaton, MD
Carousel Name:Ovid Hazen Wells Carousel
Park:Wheaton Regional Park
Carousel Class:Classic Wood Carousel
Last Update:2019
Year Built:1910 -15
Type:3 rows, Portable, All Wood composition
Figures:33 Jumping Horses, 3 Menagerie Animals (3 Zebras), 2 chariots
Music:No Band Organ:
Comments:Moved to MD in 1982. From 1967 to 1981, Jim Wells operated the carousel on the Mall, in Washington D.C. Mixture of H-S and Spillman Engineering horses. Two H-S zebra and one Allan Herschell zebra ride the platform.
History:Original Location Unknown, 1910-15 to ?
The Mall, District of Columbia, 1967 to 1981
Wheaton Regional Park, Wheaton, MD, 1983 to present
Directions/Hours:Take Hwy 495 (Beltway) to Exit 31 Georgia Ave/MD 97 N.-north 3 miles to Shorefield Rd - turn right. Contact the park or their website for hours of operation.
Mailing Address:12012 Kemp Mill Rd, Wheaton, MD, 20902
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