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Arrow Lakes
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988.027.35 Whatshan Dam Mudslide

: 988.027.35



: 1953-08-

: Vernon Museum and Archives

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

: Needles

1 b/w photograph (11.5 cm x 6.9 cm)

Landslide debris at Whatshan hydroelectric station, Needles North Road, Lower Arrow Lake just north of Needles, August 1953. The slide destroyed the power station, which was soon rebuilt.

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