Natural Resources

Flooding

Date: October 1993

Location: Grand Bank

Easting:

Northing:

Latitude: 47° 06' 00” N

Longitude: 55° 46' 00“ W

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: Southern Gazette, October 5, 1993.

A rain and high winds (3 inches in 12 hr) resulted in what was reported as the worst hit community on the Burin Peninsula. Over a dozen homes experienced flooded basements due to sewer back-ups, and runoff eroding properties.

 
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