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Date: February 3, 1964

Location: Placentia

Easting: 275700

Northing: 5236550

Latitude: 47° 14' 00" N

Longitude: 53° 58' 00" W

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: "When Was That" by Mosdell

This was described as the worst flood in history. Many houses were flooded, and people forced to row along roads in dories. Unusual high tides also flooded houses in St. Mary's, Placentia Bay.

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