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Arrow Lakes
Historical Society

988.027.31 Whatshan Dam Mudslide

: 988.027.31



: 1953-08-

: Vernon Museum and Archives

: 1950s, BC Hydro, landslide/rockslide, Needles North Road, power station, transmission pylon/tower, Whatshan hydroelectric station, and Whatshan landslide (1953)

: Needles

1 b/w photograph (7.0 cm x 11.6 cm)

Ruined transmission line and power poles, Whatshan hydroelectric station following landslide, Needles North Road, Lower Arrow Lake just north of Needles, August 1953. The station was soon rebuilt.

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