Frank Newlands

A look behind the scenes at Steeplechase Park

Frank Newlands
Interview Date:
June, 2014


Frank Newlands worked at Steeplechase Park in its final years, maintaining the electrical infrastructure for attractions that included the Pavilion, Parachute Jump, Ferris Wheel, and roller coaster. His stories give a rare and humorous glimpse into the culture and inner workings of George C. Tilyou's grand amusement park.