Nipissing Ouest-Notre histoire
The 1979 Sturgeon River flood at the Abitibi mill.
Description
Créateurs
Gervais, Hubert, Photographer
The Abitibi Mill in Sturgeon Falls, Ontario
Médias
Image
Type d'élément
Photographs
Description
The 1979 Sturgeon River flood at the Abitibi mill was the biggest in 300 years.
Notes
The flow in the Sturgeon River during its height on May 1, 1979 was recorded by Ontario as being the maximum flow ever in the river which means it was a one in 300 year flood which destroyed the Field village and took away the Crystal Falls bridge.
Date de l'original
Spring of 1979
Dimensions
Largeur: 6 in
Hauteur: 4 in
Raison(s) sociale(s)
Abitibi Company
Collection
Gervais, Hubert
Langage de l'élément
English; French
Couverture géographique
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 46.3665530933363 Longitude: -79.934556105957
Donateur
Gervais, Hubert
Contacter
Société historique de Nipissing Ouest
Courriel
Adresse postale d'agence
250 chemin Fort Road
Sturgeon Falls ON P2B 2N7
Tél.: 705-753-4716
Fax: 705-753-5476
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The 1979 Sturgeon River flood at the Abitibi mill.


The 1979 Sturgeon River flood at the Abitibi mill was the biggest in 300 years.