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Rockfalls reported in Jamestown

A large boulder landed in the garden of a house in Upper Jamestown in the early hours of Saturday, 4 January 2014, and Mike Olsson of Saint FM has reported hearing rocks hitting the safety netting above the homes before … Continue reading

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Rockfall reported in Jamestown

Saint FM has reported that rocks had rolled from Ladder Hill into Jamestown, above Barracks Square, just as many workers would be making their journeys home on Wednesday, 5 June 2013. Drivers were warned to take care.

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Falling rock puts defences to the test

A large rock has been caught in the rockfall fencing above upper Jamestown. Dave Malpas, St Helena Government’s roads manager, said it could have continued down the hill and hit property below – as happened when the Baptist Chapel was … Continue reading

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