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Defunctland: The Demolition of Six Flags Astroworld

Defunctland: The Demolition of Six Flags Astroworld

In the late 1950s, Texas-based property developer Angus G. Wynne Jr. visited the newly-opened Disneyland in Anaheim, California. After seeing the full potential of theme parks, Wynne decided that he would create his own in the Lone Star State. This led to the development of Six Flags Over Texas, which would open in Arlington in …