Natural Resources

Rockfalls

Date: February 5, 1998

Location: Port Kirwan, Fermeuse

Easting: 354250

Northing: 5203300

Latitude: 46° 58' 00" N

Longitude: 52° 55' 00" W

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: David Liverman personal communication

An armchair size rock fell from a cliff and hit house belonging to Sandy Newton and Doug Hill. The rock damaged clapboard on side of the house. Local residents recall previous fall occured 30 years ago with no damage.

 
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