Natural Resources

Landslides

Date: June 26, 1930

Location: Outer Cove, Avalon Peninsula

Easting: 373600

Northing: 5278650

Latitude: 47° 39' 00" N

Longitude: 52° 41' 00" W

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: Daily News, June 28th.

Steps and winches behind stages at Outer Cove were buried by tons of earth following a landslide. This was associated with a massive electrical storm that killed 3 in Lumsden, and 1 in St. John's by lightning.

 
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