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From the Vault – New Zealand's Deadliest Disasters: Hawke's Bay Earthquake

  • Thursday 1 Mar

G February 3rd 1931 saw New Zealand's worst civil disaster - the Hawke's Bay earthquake. Here, jaw-dropping newsreel footage of the damage is shown, along with rescue efforts and the displacement of hundreds of people. More than 250 died following the 7.8 magnitude quake.

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  • Thursday 1 Mar
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