Aftermath of Fort Erie Snowstorm, October 12, 2006 - North side of Old Fort Erie - Details
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   Aftermath of Fort Erie Snowstorm, October 12, 2006 - North side of Old Fort Erie (image/jpeg)
Title Aftermath of Fort Erie Snowstorm, October 12, 2006 - North side of Old Fort Erie
Creator  Porteus, Andrew C.
Type  Still Image
Collection  Niagara Falls Public Library Local History Collection
Extent  15.2 cm x 10.1 cm
Medium (f)  Colour photograph
Notes  Starting in the afternoon of October 12, 2006, a massive snow storm hit Fort Erie, Ontario, and Buffalo, New York. Ending in the early morning of October 13 (when the rains began), there were constant winds of 90 km an hour, and snow totalling 30-50 cm (12 - 20") fell on various parts of the town. All utilities were totally knocked out, and power, telephone, and cable services were gradually reinstated over the next few days. Crews from across Ontario were brought in to help. These photos were taken October 14, two days after the storm hit.
  Note man walking dogs in front of sign saying "No Dogs Allowed"
Provenance  Donated by Andrew Porteus
Date Copyrighted  October 15, 2006.
Date  October 15, 2006.
Subject  Weather
  Fort Erie (Ont.)
  Streets
  Fortifications - Fort Erie
  Animals
Place Name  Fort Erie (inhabited place)
Source  Niagara Falls (Ont.) Public Library
Record ID  267018
Digital image 
Format image/jpeg
Size  750px X 498px
Resolution  150ppi X 150ppi
Digitization Digitally created
Equipment Other
Date 2006-10-16
Physical items 
Filing No.   Format       
D422403  Colour photograph     

 

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