Natural Resources

Landslides

Date: April 10, 1962

Location: Corner Brook

Easting: 433900

Northing: 5423300

Latitude: 48° 58' 00" N

Longitude: 57° 57' 00" W

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: Western Star, April 12, 1962

Tons of earth, boulders and uprooted trees slid down a slope of a mountain near the CNR rail line east of Brake's Cove, near Humbermouth, causing the railway to be closed until workmen could clean up the debris. The landslide was considered minor. Exact date and location unknown.

 
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