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Date: January 5, 1956

Location: Conception Bay

Easting: 333000

Northing: 5284000

Latitude: 47° 45' 00" N

Longitude: 53° 00' 00" W

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: Western Star, Jan 6, 1956

Tremors and a rumbling like thunder was reported by the residents of villages along the shores of Conception and Trinity Bay. The shock was felt at 11:20 am and lasted for 1.5 minutes. Dishes rattled, stoves and shelves trembled.

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