Natural Resources

Rockfalls

Date: January 7, 1960

Location: Gaff Topsails

Easting: 527000

Northing: 5442000

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: Western Star, Jan 9, 1960

A large boulder rolled down-slope, after heavy rainfall, and came to rest on tracks. A train struck the boulder causing minor damage and a one hour delay.

 
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