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The Cannon Ball - Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park - Lakeview, Georgia.jpg
Cannon Ball
Lake Winnepesaukah
Location Lake Winnepesaukah
Coordinates 34°58′29″N 85°14′55″W / 34.974821°N 85.248504°W / 34.974821; -85.248504
Status Operating
Opening date 1967 (1967)
General statistics
Type Wood
Manufacturer Philadelphia Toboggan Coasters
Designer John C. Allen
Track layout Out and back
Lift/launch system Chain lift hill
Height 70 ft (21 m)
Drop 70 ft (21 m)
Length 2,272 ft (693 m)
Speed 50 mph (80 km/h)
Inversions 0
Duration 1:32
Max vertical angle 45°
Height restriction 48 in (122 cm)
Trains 2 trains with 3 cars. Riders are arranged 2 across in 3 rows for a total of 18 riders per train.
Must transfer from wheelchair
Cannon Ball at RCDB
Pictures of Cannon Ball at RCDB

The Cannon Ball roller coaster is a wooden roller coaster. It is at the Lake Winnepesaukah Amusement Park (or Lake Winnie) in Rossville, Georgia. It was designed by John C. Allen. The roller coaster opened in 1967. It was Lake Winnie's first roller coaster.

It is one of three roller coasters at the park. The other two coasters are the Wild Lightnin' and the Wacky Worm. Wild lightnin' is a steel roller coaster that goes over the lake. The Wacky Worm is a children's ride. The Cannon Ball is the biggest of the three.

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