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1755 | Lisbon Earthquake

Historical note Saturday 1st November 1755 Lisbon Earthquake, Portugal An Earthquake has hit Lisbon in Portugal.

A Tsunami strikes the Cornish coast at two in the afternoon causing the sea to rise 8 feet in Penzance 10 feet in Newlyn the same effect was reported at St Ives and Hayle

 

via https://constantinecornwall.com/museum/files/C.-First-Generation21.pdf

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