Story: Landslides

Abbotsford landslide

An Abbotsford resident and a news reporter describe the aftermath of the landslide that destroyed or rendered uninhabitable 69 houses on 8 August 1979.

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Michael J. Crozier, 'Landslides - Notable New Zealand landslides', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/video/8803/abbotsford-landslide (accessed 23 May 2019)

Story by Michael J. Crozier, published 12 Jun 2006