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4 edition of Remembering Benson"s Wild Animal Farm, Hudson, New Hampshire found in the catalog.

Remembering Benson"s Wild Animal Farm, Hudson, New Hampshire

Robert J Goldsack

Remembering Benson"s Wild Animal Farm, Hudson, New Hampshire

by Robert J Goldsack

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Midway Museum Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Hudson,
  • Zoos

  • The Physical Object
    FormatUnknown Binding
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12139526M
    ISBN 101880545055
    ISBN 109781880545058
    OCLC/WorldCa39552729

    Benson's Wild Animal Farm in Hudson, New Hampshire, opened to the public in Due in part to the evolution of the automobile, the attraction grew in size and attendance to become one of New England's major family destinations. Benson's was a zoo to the public, a work station for many circus anim.   Benson's Wild Animal Farm in Hudson, New Hampshire, opened to the public in Due in part to the evolution of the automobile, the attraction grew in size and attendance to become one of New England's major family destinations/5(3).

    First opened to the public in , Benson’s Wild Animal Farm in Hudson, New Hampshire, housed a panoply of exotic animals, including, at one point, a presidential primary candidate.   The Remnants of This Abandoned Zoo In New Hampshire Are Hauntingly Beautiful. Zoos are becoming somewhat passé and that’s even more relevant when it comes to this special spot in New Hampshire. Read on to learn more about Benson’s Park – a fascinating place in the Granite State that holds a unique past.

      Benson’s Wild Animal Farm was a long-running private zoo and amusement park in Hudson, N.H. John Benson opened the park in as an animal-training center. The park closed in . Benson's Animal Farm out in Hudson. I went there today. This past week, a trainee of mine had lived in South Carolina for a long time until 9 months ago when she returned to New Hampshire and decided to stay. I asked if she happened to remember Bensons from years back and she did.


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Remembering Benson"s Wild Animal Farm, Hudson, New Hampshire by Robert J Goldsack Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Re-visit your past and delve into your memories. Even though Benson's Wild Animal Farm is Remembering Bensons Wild Animal Farm longer in business, we welcome you to /5(). Hudson, NH USA Coordinates: 42°46'1"N 71°24'19"W The Map Code for Benson Park is: GRL Formally Benson's Wild Animal Farm & New England Playworld that ceased commercial operations Re-opened to the public May Wholly-owned by the Town of Remembering Bensons Wild Animal Farm, NH/5().

T he gorilla politicians and wild beast weddings are gone, but Hudson's "Wild Animal Farm" lives on as a recreational park. Wonder Woman couldn't save one of New Hampshire's most cherished childhood treasures.

Neither could the Incredible Hulk or Mighty Mouse. On Labor Day weekend inall three superheroes came to mourn the imminent demise of Benson's Wild Animal.

Benson Park: Benson's Animal Farm is now a Park - See traveler reviews, 89 candid photos, and great deals for Hudson, NH, at Tripadvisor TripAdvisor reviews.

Bensons wild animal park was s childhood favorite but had closed and became rundown. A great job by the town and volunteers that remade it what it is today.

New mixed with old, we got to show our kids some of the things they have seen in old photographs in person. Walking paths, TripAdvisor reviews. REMEMBERING BENSON'S WILD ANIMAL FARM Hudson, New Hampshire by Robert Goldsack, Nashua60 Pages, Black and White Photographs, Very Light Crease Marks on Covers, Softcover, in Very Good Rating: % positive.

Bensons Wild Animal Farm Hudson NH   A few months ago there was a flurry of stories about the large concrete elephant at Tufts University having finally fallen apart, with a new (and different) one being constructed to replace it.

The disintegrated foot elephant was a “lucky” one that originally sat at Benson’s Wild Animal Farm in Hudson, New Hampshire. - Explore jeredutl's board "Benson's animal park Hudson NH" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Animals wild, Park, Farm animals pins. Once located in Hudson, New Hampshire, but frequently advertised with a Nashua, New Hampshire dateline, Benson's Animal Farm was also known as: Benson Wild Animal Farm Benson’s Animal Farm Benson’s Wild Animal Farm Benson’s Wild Animal Park Benson’s Animal Park The Strangest Farm on Earth New England Playworld The Firefly Roller Coaster.

First will be trenching for the sewer with other utilities to come after. Some work will be performed by the respective utility companies other work such as sewer will be performed by the Town of Hudson New Hampshire Highway Department.

Work will be ongoing with utility work ultimately extending down to the " Gorilla House " / Playground area. Benson’s Wild Animal Farm was a long-running private zoo and amusement park in Hudson, New Hampshire, United States.

It closed inafter having been renamed New England Playworld for its final year. The state of New Hampshire acquired the property in and transferred it to the town of Hudson in The late Nashuan and history buff, Bob Goldsack, had written a wonderful book, “Remembering Benson’s Wild Animal Farm.” He was a nice gentleman to interview, and he was fascinated by the.

Many long-time New Hampshire residents have fond memories of Benson's Wild Animal Farm in Hudson, a private zoo and amusement park that entertained generations from until its close in Facebook/ - Explore DebPelletierC's board "Benson wild Animal ", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Farm animals, Animals and Childhood memories pins. The park finally closed in Benson then went to New Hampshire to open his own animal park. After opening to the public inBenson's was expanded in with the addition of a permanent Wild Animal Circus.

A special "Jungle Train" ran from Boston to Hudson on Sundays, with admission to Benson's included in the ticket price. Hudson New Hampshire NH Bensons Wild Animal Farm Postcard Hudson New Hampshire - $ Remembering Benson’s Wild Animal Farm Hudson NH Bob Goldsack Remembering Benson’s Wild - $   Known as the “Strangest Farm on Earth,” this park in Hudson, New Hampshire boasted over animal exhibits and 50 rides and attractions.

Founded by animal trainer John T. Benson, a big game hunting friend of President Theodore Roosevelt, the acre park started as a first-stop for many exotic animals dropped off in the United States.

Benson's Wild Animal Farm - Then and Now. I recently revisited a childhood haunt in Hudson, New Hampshire, that is currently being restored back to life. I had no idea how emotional it would be revisiting Benson's Wild Animal Farm, but I'm really happy I did.

In yesterday's post about Benson's I promised some photos. So, as promised.Benson Park is open 7 days a week, days a year *FREE* Benson's Wild Animal Farm() was a long-running private zoo and amusement park in Hudson, New Hampshire. It closed inafter having been renamed New England Playworld for it's final year.Benson’s Wild Animal Farm in Hudson, New Hampshire, opened to the public in Due in part to the evolution of the automobile, the attraction grew in size and attendance to become one of New England’s major family destinations.