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Flooding

Date: January 10, 1912

Location: Placentia-Pointe Verde

Easting: 726700

Northing: 5234850

Latitude: 48° 48' 00" N

Longitude: 58° 06' 00" W

Fatalities: 1

Injuries: 0

Source: Daily News, Jan, 1910

Charles Cosgrove was apparently swept out to sea by huge waves whilst heading for Ship Cove after a wedding in Placentia. His horse and cart were found, and later his body washed up.

 
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