Natural Resources

Landslides

Date: August 6, 1935

Location: Crow Gulch, Corner Brook

Easting: 529000

Northing: 5422900

Latitude: 48° 57' 30" N

Longitude: 57° 58' 10" W

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: Western Star Aug 7, 1935

The railway track was swept away by tons of debris from a steep slope lying above it. A large boulder of several tons carried several lengths of track over a bank. A boulder of approximately 15 tons landed on the track and had to be blasted in order to clear the way.

 
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