Natural Resources

Landslides

Date: May 2, 1970

Location: Pynn's Brook

Easting: 460850

Northing: 5439000

Latitude: 48° 59' 00" N

Longitude: 57° 59' 00" W

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: Western Star May 4, 1970 Western Star May 5, 1970

A landslide blocked the rail line at Pynn's Brook, 25 miles east of Corner Brook. Washout was quite extensive and crews were using rock and timbers to make line passable. It occurred late Saturday night May 2, 1970.

 
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