Natural Resources

Avalanches

Date: 1987 (exact date unknown)

Location: Tilt Cove

Easting:

Northing:

Latitude: 49° 53' 00" N

Longitude: 55° 38' 00" W

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: Tilt Cove Miners Museum

'Mr. and Mrs. William Chipp had their house moved in a snow slide. The house was moved 8 feet, no one was hurt.'

Tilt Cove

Photograph showing house (indicated by arrow) impacted by the 1987 avalanche (photo from David Liverman).

 
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