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    Information about earthquakes or volcanoes in the New Guinea region.

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  1. Rabaul's Earthquake Observatory
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Monday 24 April 1939 p 4 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA, Sunday.—The Commonwealth yulcanological Observatory at Rabaul, New Guinea, would be complcted before the end of the year, the 73 words
    • Text last corrected on 10 January 2011 by KMcCue
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  2. HOME NEWS. Volcan[?] Er[?]tion.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 9 September 1937 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A violent volcanic eruption began on Tuesday morning at Mt. Bagana, near Kieta, on the island of Bougainville, 250 miles southcast of Rabaul. Columns ... 809 words
    • Text last corrected on 7 December 2013 by ellarocks
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  3. SEARCH PROCEEDS. NEW GUINEA CAPITAL. CANBERRA, October 5.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Thursday 6 October 1938 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The Minister in Charge of Territories (Mr. W. M. Hughes) stated that the search for a new capital for New Guinea is proceeding directly and 64 words
    • Text last corrected on 11 January 2011 by KMcCue
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    2011-01-11 14:12:26.0

    predicting earthquakes

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  4. RAISING FEARS FOR RABAUL Volcanic Activity Continues CANBERRA, Monday.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Tuesday 17 May 1938 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Further minor earthquakes in the Salamaua district, New Guinea, were reported by the Administrator of New Guinea (Mr. McNicoll) to the 219 words
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  5. TRANSFER FROM RABAUL. Statement Expected This Week.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 21 June 1938 p 18 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA, June 20.—A statement on the proposal that the capital of New Guinea should be removed from Rabaul to some centre less prone to 64 words
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  6. WATCH FOR SIGNS OF ERUPTION Geologist's Special Duty At Rabaul CANBERRA, Tuesday.
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Wednesday 22 December 1937 p 18 Article
    Abstract: Mr. N. H. Fisher, geologist of the New Guinea Administration, has been detailed for special duty at Rabaul—to observe closely any c volcanic 177 words
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  7. NEW GUINEA CAPITAL. Federal "Procrastination" Criticised.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 11 January 1938 p 14 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA, Jan. 10.—Strong criticism has been levelled at the Government for what is claimed to be its procrastination in appointing the expert commit ... 182 words
    • Text last corrected on 11 January 2011 by KMcCue
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  8. Earthquake Recorded In Queensland BRISBANE, June 1.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Wednesday 2 June 1937 p 24 Article
    Abstract: An earthquake in the south-west Pacific region was recorded about 350 a.m. today on instruments in the course of being assembled in the seismological 131 words
    • Text last corrected on 24 January 2011 by KMcCue
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  9. Brisbane Record of Earthquake
    Army News (Darwin, NT : 1941 - 1946) Wednesday 3 January 1945 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Records at the Queensland University seismological station confirmed the report of an earthquake shock near New Britain 123 words
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  10. EARTHQUAKE AT RABAUL. TIDAL WAVE AT KOKOPO. SOME DAMAGE CAUSED.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 19 June 1919 p 7 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: At Rabaul, in ex-German New Guinea, at 5.35 a.m. on May 7 last, the Inhabitants, who had just had their slumbers mildly disturbed by the sound of rev ... 1220 words
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  11. RABAUL EARTHQUAKE RABAUL, January 15.
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Thursday 16 January 1941 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Except for occasional slight tremors the earthquake has practically ceased. 13 words
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  12. RABAUL EARTHQUAKE SUBSIDING. RABAUL, Wednesday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 16 January 1941 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The severe earthquake which damaged homes and blocked roads at Rabaul yesterday has almost subsided. Occasional slight tremors are still being 30 words
    • Text last corrected on 23 March 2011 by KMcCue
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  13. RABAUL EARTHQUAKE DIES DOWN
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Thursday 16 January 1941 p 3 Article
    Abstract: RABAUL, January 15.—Except for occasional slight tremors, the earthquake which gave Rabaul a violent shock at 2.30 a.m. yesterday, causing 89 words
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  14. EARTHQUAKE AT RABAUL
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 21 October 1949 p 3 Article
    Abstract: RABAUL, Thursday (A.A.P.).—A sharp earthquake ocked Rabaul and surrounding districts at 7 a.m. to-day. 97 words
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  15. RABAUL EARTHQUAKE. MELBOURNE, Thursday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 11 February 1916 p 8 Article
    Abstract: In a further report just to hand from colonel S. A. Pethebridge, C.M.G., Administrator of (late) German New Guinea, he states that apparently the onl ... 125 words
    • Text last corrected on 23 March 2011 by KMcCue
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  16. EARTHQUAKE AT RABAUL.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 18 June 1919 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Although earth tremors of a minor nature occur frequently at Rabaul serious earthquakes have been comparatively rare during the occupancy of the isla ... 164 words
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  17. Earthquake rocks Rabaul area
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 21 October 1949 p 1 Article
    Abstract: RABAUL, Thurs: A severe earthquake, which shook Rabaul and the surrounding districts about 7am today, caused several thousand pounds worth of damage. 199 words
    • Text last corrected on 23 March 2011 by KMcCue
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  18. Rabaul's Earthquake Hazard
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 6 May 1953 p 2 Article
    Abstract: JUDGING by a recent cable from Port Moresby, a state of considerable alarm exists in 635 words
    • Text last corrected on 19 March 2012 by anonymous
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  19. EARTHQUAKE. FELT AT RABAUL.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 23 November 1923 p 11 Article
    Abstract: The earthquakes recorded by the scismographs in the two observatorios in Sydney on November 5 and 6 were folt in New Britain, according to passengers ... 208 words
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  20. EARTHQUAKE RABAUL SHAKEN SEVERELY. Residents Alarmed. RABAUL, Sunday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 10 January 1938 p 9 Article
    Abstract: A severe earthquake shook Rabaul at about 1.30 o'clock yesterday morning, causing panic among the inhabitants. Crockery and ornaments were thrown 97 words
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  21. EARTHQUAKE AT RABAUL MISSION STATION SUFFERS Rabaul, Saturday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Saturday 11 September 1926 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A severe earthquake was reported at Mandang on Tuesday. It lasted [?] seconds, and was the worst experienced for 25 years. Many of the buildings 58 words
    • Text last corrected on 23 March 2011 by KMcCue
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  22. EARTHQUAKE AT RABAUL. CAUSEWAY SUBMERGED.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 18 January 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: BRISBANE, Monday.—A severe earthquake was experienced at Rabaul on New Year's Eve. Two mission-houses and two private dwellings were demolished, and ... 85 words
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  23. RABAUL EARTHQUAKE. OFFICIAL REPORT. MELBOURNE, Friday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 22 January 1916 p 17 Article
    Abstract: A report has come to hand from the Administrator of Rabaul, dated January 2, 1916, In amplification of his wireless message of the same date, in rega ... 335 words
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  24. SEVERE EARTHQUAKE. NORTH OF DARWIN. Tremors Felt in Australia.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 3 February 1938 p 20 Article
    Abstract: One of the severest earthquakes ever recorded at Australian Observatories was reported from Perth, Adelaide and Riverview (Sydney) yesterday. So seve ... 250 words
    • Text last corrected on 27 April 2011 by KMcCue
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    2011-04-27 22:05:13.0

    There are several follow up articles about this great Indonesian earthquake in the paper, about the effects in Darwin and Wyndham.

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  25. EARTHQUAKE SEEN FROM THE AIR. USE OF THE AEROPLANE FOR SURVEYING.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 20 April 1922 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Latest methods of recording and surverying earthquakes include the aeroplane (says the London "Daily Chronicle" of December 7). In America successful 309 words
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  26. EARTH TREMORS IN NEW GUINEA CANBERRA, Wednesday.
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Thursday 2 February 1939 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Slight earth tremors in New Guinea yesterday and on Monday were officially reported to Canberra by the Administrator (Brigadier-General Sir 62 words
    • Text last corrected on 30 April 2011 by KMcCue
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  27. NEW GUINEA TREMORS MT. BAGANA ERUPTION. Fall of Pumice Dust in Kieta.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 17 May 1938 p 17 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA, May 16.—Earth tremors continued to occur at Salamaua on Saturday and Sunday but did no damage. After the last shake at 4.45 p.m. 185 words
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  28. ISLAND ENVELOPED IN CLOUD OF DUST STRANGE PHENOMENON AT BOUGAINVILLE | Dark Cloud Causes Blackout RABAUL, May 16.
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Tuesday 17 May 1938 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A wireless message received by the Deputy Administrator (Mr H. Page) from Kieta last night states that a dark cloud from the west caused a 462 words
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  29. Earthquake Almost Ceased
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Thursday 16 January 1941 p 1 Article
    Abstract: RABAUL (New Guinea), Wednesday.— Except for occasional slight tremors, the earthquake which severely shook the island of New Britain yesterday has 28 words
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  30. RABAUL EARTHQUAKE. TREMORS CEASED. RABAUL, January 1[?].
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Thursday 16 January 1941 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Except for very occasional slight tremors the earthquake has practically [?]eased. 19 words
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  31. Houses Fall In Rabaul Earthquake
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Wednesday 15 January 1941 p 3 Article
    Abstract: RABAUL, January 14.—Rabaul had a severe earthquake shock at 2.30 a.m. to-day when several European houses collapsed on the 209 words
    • Text last corrected on 4 May 2011 by KMcCue
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  32. EARTHQUAKE IN NEW GUINEA Damage To Houses
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Wednesday 15 January 1941 p 2 Article
    Abstract: RABAUL (New Britain), Tuesday.— Much damage was done to houses, roads, and water tanks by a severe earthquake which shook the district at 2.30 a.m. t ... 180 words
    • Text last corrected on 4 May 2011 by KMcCue
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  33. ALARM IN RABAUL. SEVERE EARTHQUAKE. Shakes Whole District.
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Wednesday 15 January 1941 p 4 Article
    Abstract: RABAUL, January 14.—The Rabaul community was considerably alarmed at 2.30 this morning, when the most severe earthquake they have 206 words
    • Text last corrected on 4 May 2011 by KMcCue
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  34. STILL ACTIVE. Tavurvur Volcano. Earthquake at Rabaul. CANBERRA June 13.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Saturday 14 June 1941 p 5 Article
    Abstract: After having been active for seven days there is still no sign that the volcano at Tavurvur, near Rabaul, has ceased eruption. The 157 words
    • Text last corrected on 4 May 2011 by KMcCue
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  35. TOWN INSIDE A CRATER. RABAUL AND ITS VOLCANOES. Earthquake Portents.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 23 January 1941 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Dr. Woolnough, late Commonwealth Geological Adviser, was associated in 1937 with Dr. Stehn, Vulcanologist to the Netherlands 858 words
    • Text last corrected on 4 May 2011 by KMcCue
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  36. NEW GUINEA CAPITAL SITE REVIVED
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 25 January 1941 p 8 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, Friday. — To reopen the question of the transfer of the capital of New Guinea from Rabaul to a site not subject to earthquakes, Mr. Collins, 80 words
    • Text last corrected on 5 May 2011 by KMcCue
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  37. CRITICISM AT DELAY Capital Of N. Guinea SYDNEY, Friday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Friday 17 January 1941 p 1 Article
    Abstract: CRITICISM for its procrastination in transferring the capital of New Guinea from Rabaul to a safer site in the hinterland is developing as 242 words
    • Text last corrected on 5 May 2011 by KMcCue
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  38. RABAUL NOTES.
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 6 February 1941 p 9 Article
    Abstract: RABAUL February 1—The European Umber mill manager, who was charged with manslaughter before the Supreme Court, as a result of the death of the 1031 words
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    2011-05-05 09:25:17.0

    Very good article about Rabaul

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  39. RABAUL CRATER STILL ACTIVE: CHINESE LEAVE
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Monday 16 June 1941 p 3 Article
    Abstract: CAIRNS, Sunday.—Although Tavur-vur, near Rabaul, is still throwing up clouds of pumice dust, and a heavy rumble has been experienced in 128 words
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  40. VOLCANO ACTIVE. BABAUL EXCITEMENT. CARS READY FOR SAFETY DASH.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Monday 9 June 1941 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Residents of Rabaul, in Mandated New Guinea, are prepared for an exodus from the town in case Tavurvur volcano, two miles away and 421 words
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  41. ACTIVITY OF VOLCANO Rabaul To Be Abandoned "The Mercury" Special Service
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 9 September 1941 p 1 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA, Monday.—Because of the continued violent activity of the Tavurvur volcano, about three miles from the town of Rabaul, the 224 words
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  42. RABAUL NOTES.
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Friday 24 January 1941 p 7 Article
    Abstract: RABAUL, January 17.—Rabaul residents were rudely awakened on January 14 at 2.28 a.m. when an earth quake registered an intensity of 9 on the Roesi-Fo ... 953 words
    • Text last corrected on 6 May 2011 by KMcCue
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  43. VOLCANO IN ERUPTION Violent Rabaul Outbreak
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 10 June 1941 p 5 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA, Monday.—Tavurvur Volcano, on Rabaul Harbour, about three miles from Rabaul, is erupting violently, but official reports received 279 words
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  44. RABAUL ERUPTION. CONSIDERABLE VIOLENCE. TOWN NOT ENDANGERED. CANBERRA, June 9.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Tuesday 10 June 1941 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Reports received by the Federal Government from the Administrator of New Guinea (Sir Walter McNicoll) do not suggest that the 336 words
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  45. EARTHQUAKE RECORDED TREMORS IN N. TERRITORY. SYDNEY, Thursday.
    The Longreach Leader (Qld. : 1923 - 1954) Saturday 5 February 1938 p 14 Article
    Abstract: The most violent earthquake ever recorded at the Riverview Obsercatory, Sydney, dismounted the instruments of the seismograph at 5.11 137 words
    • Text last corrected on 26 September 2011 by KMcCue
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    2011-09-26 16:54:41.0

    Felt Daly Waters

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  46. SEVERE EARTHQUAKE RECORDED IN AUSTRALIA EARTH TREMORS AT DARWIN AND WYNDHAM Perth, February 3.
    Geraldton Guardian and Express (WA : 1929 - 1947) Thursday 3 February 1938 p 3 Article
    Abstract: One of the most severe earthquakes recorded at Australian observatories was reported from the Perth, Adelaide and Sydney observatories yesterday. 84 words
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  47. EARTHQUAKE OFF NEW GUINEA Huge Area Rocked MOST VIOLENT ON SYDNEY RECORDS
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Thursday 3 February 1938 p 14 Article
    Abstract: THE most violent earthquake ever recorded at the Riverview Observatory, Sydney, dismounted the instruments of the seismograph at 5.11 a.m. yesterday. ... 524 words
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  49. DARWIN ROCKED SEVERE EARTH TREMOR
    Northern Standard (Darwin, NT : 1921 - 1955) Friday 4 February 1938 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Darwin experienced a severe earth tremor early on Wednesday morning, causing great excitement among the residents. The tremor 117 words
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  50. FEARS IN DARWIN BUILDINGS SHAKEN SEVERE EARTH TREMORS
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 3 February 1938 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Earth tremors of varying intensity and duration were experienced at Darwin in various parts of North 354 words
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    2011-09-26 18:34:53.0

    List of towns where earthquake felt

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  51. EARTH TREMORS IN VICTORIA. SEISMOGRAPH REGISTRATIONS. MELBOURNE, June 4.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 5 June 1909 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Two earthquakes were recorded on the seismograph of the Observatory for the week ended June 4. On May 31 a shock was registered, commencing at 7h. 12 ... 157 words
    • Text last corrected on 28 September 2011 by KMcCue
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  52. EARTHQUAKE SHOCKS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 7 June 1913 p 17 Article
    Abstract: The following is the record of the Melbourne Observatory seismograph for the week ended 9 o'clock yesterday morning:- May [?].—Severe shock of carthq ... 89 words
    • Text last corrected on 29 September 2011 by KMcCue
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  53. GENERAL NEWS. THE MILLBROOK RESERVOIR.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Saturday 9 August 1913 p 18 Article
    Abstract: At last there is concrete evidence that the Government intend to proceed with the work of constructing the Millbrook reservoir, which is to augment t ... 4094 words
    • Text last corrected on 16 June 2014 by anonymous
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  54. NEW GUINEA. BRISBANE, June 8. A FATAL EXPLOSION.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 9 June 1913 p 16 Article
    Abstract: The steamer Prinz Sigismund arrived at Brisbane this morning after an uneventful voyage from Robe, via German New Guinea. Fine weather, with south-ea ... 268 words
    • Text last corrected on 5 August 2012 by MPearson
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  55. 'Quake Shakes Rabaul
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 25 April 1953 p 1 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA, Fri. — An earthquake described by U.S. seismologists as a "rip- snorter" occurred 292 words
    • Text last corrected on 2 October 2011 by KMcCue
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    2011-10-02 15:15:31.0

    Damage in Rabaul and small tsunami

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  56. Epitome. Weather Forecasts.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 7 March 1896 p 476 Article
    Abstract: The following forecasts have been issued from the Chief Weather Bureau since our last publication :— Friday. 2395 words
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  57. CLOSE CALL RABAU ESCAPES SEVERE QUAKE Selection of New Site to be Accelerated
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 11 January 1938 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Rabaul narrowly, missed a severe earthquake on Saturday, when an earth tremor of great intensity was experienced. Advice received 253 words
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  58. EARTHQUAKE AT RABAUL
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Monday 6 May 1946 p 5 Article
    Abstract: RABAUL, Sunday.—Bonds collapsed and big fissures opened in the ground when an earthquake occurred in the Rabaul area of New Britain yesterday 92 words
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  59. Earth Tremor Felt At Lae
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Wednesday 18 July 1951 p 2 Article
    Abstract: LAE, July 17 (A.A.P.-Reuter): A vicious earth tremor shook the township of Lae for two minutes at 8.45 last night. 44 words
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  60. VOLCANIC RABAUL. ANOTHER NARROW ESCAPE. TWO SEVERE TREMORS. CANBERRA, January 10.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Tuesday 11 January 1938 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The latest tremors at Rabaul have caused efforts in official circles to expedite the appointment of an expert committee of three which is to select a 177 words
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  61. VISIT TO NEW BRITAIN. 32 EARTHQUAKE SHOCKS. AN ISLAND RISES 4 FEET.
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Wednesday 17 October 1900 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Captain Pl Tornaros, coast pilot on the N.D.L. steamer Munchen, which arrived at this port yesterday, says the Brisbane "Observer" of teh 8th instant ... 1097 words
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  62. IN THE BISMARCK ISLANDS AN INTERESTING EXPERIENCE. Brisbane, October 9.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 13 October 1900 p 44 Article
    Abstract: Capt. Tornanas, coastal pilot on the steamer Munchen, has given some interesting information of successive earthquakes experienced at Herbertshohe, i ... 281 words
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    2012-01-31 17:06:01.0

    Spelling clearer in this version

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  63. A GERMAN CRUISER ARRIVES. EARTHQUAKES IN THE ISLANDS.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 11 March 1910 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The German cruiser Condor, which for the past year has been engaged in cruising among the islands owned by Germany in the Pacific, arrived at Sydney ... 220 words
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  64. SEVERE EARTHQUAKE IN NEW GUINEA CANBERRA, August 1[?]
    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 13 August 1931 p 47 Article
    Abstract: The Administrator of New G[?]ned notified the Prime Minister (Mr. Scullin) to-day by radio that a sever earthquake began at Aitape at noon on 65 words
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  65. NEW GUINEA EARTHQUAKE NO[?] LIVES LOST Canberra. Tuesday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Tuesday 11 August 1931 p 1 Article
    Abstract: General Wisdom, the Administrator of New Guinea, has notified Mr. Scullin. the Prime Minister, that a severe earthquake began at Aitape at midday 110 words
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  66. EARTHQUAKE WARNINGS. 'Observatory for Rabaul. CANBERRA, October 6.
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 6 October 1938 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The Minuter in charge of Territories (Mr. W. M Hughes) stated the search for a new capital for New Guinea is proceeding diligently. He 57 words
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  67. EARTHQUAKE IN NEW GUINEA. CANBERRA, Monday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 11 August 1931 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The Administrator of New Guinea (General Wisdom) has notified the Prime Minister by radio that he has been advised by the district officer at A[?]tap ... 76 words
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  68. EARTHQUAKE IN NEW GUINEA Damage Done By Small Tidal Wave EFFECT ON CHOICE OF NEW CAPITAL Mr. Hughes To Hurry To Scene CANBERRA, May 13.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 14 May 1938 p 23 Article
    Abstract: Two brief messages were received by Federal Cabinet today, of the occurrence of earth tremors, followed by a small tidal wave, at Salamaua. New Guine ... 322 words
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  69. BRISBANE WOMAN IN CONVOY WORK
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Wednesday 11 November 1942 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: An attractive young woman, who, without any assistance, directed native boys to work a lucrative New Guinea gold claim for four months last year, is ... 402 words
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  70. NEW GUINEA'S CAPITAL Earthquake Upsets Plans CANBERRA, May 14.
    The Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1874 - 1954) Monday 16 May 1938 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Federal Cabinet's consideration of alternative recommendations for an administrative capital at New Guinea probably will be upset by 136 words
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  71. EARTHQUAKE TREMOR NO DAMAGE THURSDAY ISLAND, Friday.
    The Longreach Leader (Qld. : 1923 - 1954) Saturday 6 August 1932 p 12 Article
    Abstract: An alarming earthquake shock occurred here at two o'clock this afternoon, loud rumbling and tremor frightening many peole in their 34 words
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  72. THURSDAY ISLAND NOTES. THURSDAY ISLAND. August 29.
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Monday 12 September 1932 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The weather for the past two weeks las been boisterous in the extreme tense of the word. Heavy squalls from the south east with driving rain 923 words
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  73. EARTH TREMORS ROCK RABAUL
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Saturday 22 October 1949 p 4 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, October 21. — Rabaul was rocked by its second earth tremor in 16 hours late last night. 188 words
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  74. £1352 in the ball SEE PAGE 8 RABAUL SHOCK | HARBOUR SUCKED BY TREMOR
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Saturday 25 April 1953 p 1 Article
    Abstract: RABAUL, Friday — Water was sucked from the harbour when Rabaul was rocked by 234 words
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  75. EARTH TREMORS IN NEW GUINEA Alarm At Salamaua
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Wednesday 1 February 1939 p 11 Article
    Abstract: SALAMAUA, Tuesday.—An earth tremor shook the township at 9.52 a.m. to-day. Europeans and natives became alarmed when the severity 145 words
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  76. MT. LAMINGTON AGAIN ERUPTING PORT MORESBY, FEBRUARY 18.
    The Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1874 - 1954) Monday 19 February 1951 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mt. Lamington erupted shortly after 8 a.m. today and again an hour later. First reports of the eruption came 486 words
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  77. TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO From Our Back Files
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Friday 13 August 1937 p 15 Article
    Abstract: The following are extracts from the issues of the "Bulletin" of the week ended August 10, 1912: Towards the end of last week several 820 words
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  78. NORTHERN MAIL NEWS. NEW [?]UINEA.
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Saturday 20 October 1888 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The Ysabel German steamer from Finchafen reports [?] well at the Settlement, but another tremor of earthquake had been felt. Mr. Evelyn, Government 940 words
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  79. NOTABLE SCIENTIST. LATE MR. E. R. STANLEY. PORT MORESBY, Jan. 17.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 28 January 1925 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Evan Richard Stanley. Government Geologist of Papua, whose death was reported from Adelaide at the end of last year, left behind him a splendid r ... 285 words
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  80. EARTHQUAKE SHOCK. FELT BY SHIP'S CREW. REMARKABLE EXPERIENCE. SYDNEY, July 27.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 28 July 1923 p 7 Article
    Abstract: In mid-ocean on the night of June 17, a severe earthquake shock was felt by the crew of the barque Garthgarry, which reached Sydney to-day after a 142 words
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  81. SEQUEL TO EARTHQUAKE COLUMN OF STEAM FROM OCEAN.
    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Saturday 14 July 1923 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Suva, Wednesday—Capitain Davey, of the Tofua reports that, on July, 1, the day after the earthquake at Nukualofa, a dense column of steam, was seen 124 words
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  82. A SEAOUAKE. Barque's Experience. BUMPING AS IF ON A REEF.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 28 July 1923 p 13 Article
    Abstract: A severe earthquake shock in mid-ocean was experienced by the barque Gathgarry, which arrived in port yesterday morning after a voyage of 90 days fro ... 170 words
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  83. LOVELY PORT MORESBY Miss Edith Shand's Impressions
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Saturday 26 October 1935 p 20 Article
    Abstract: To be awakened by the bed shaking and rolling so much as a result of an earth tremor that one is nearly thrown out 241 words
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  84. RABAUL NOTES. RABAUL, July 22.
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Monday 12 August 1935 p 6 Article
    Abstract: We are once again enjoying cool showery weather and the possibility of dry tanks has been removed for the time being. Owing to the loose 1578 words
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  85. PAPUAN TIDAL WAVE TOWNSVILLE, Thursday.
    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Friday 20 June 1930 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Following an earth tremor which lasted a considerable time and caused damage to buildings and windows at Port Moresby, a huge tidal wave played 55 words
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  86. TIDAL WAVE. New Guinea Islands Swept. SYDNEY, December 30.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Wednesday 31 December 1930 p 9 Article
    Abstract: A tidal wave, apparently the result of a marine earthquake, swept the Western Islands north of New Guinea on Christmas Eve, according to information ... 204 words
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  87. TIDAL WAVE SWEEPS PACIFIC ISLANDS. Houses Washed to Sea.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 31 December 1930 p 9 Article
    Abstract: A tidal wave, probably the result of a marine earthquake, swept the Western Islands, north of New, Guinea, on Christmas Eve, according to information ... 274 words
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  88. 'QUAKE AND TIDAL WAVE. Coral Islands Rise from Sea. 12 NATIVES DROWNED.
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Thursday 19 June 1930 p 7 Article
    Abstract: TOWNSVILLE (Qld.), Wednesday.— Following severe earthquake tremors and a tidal wave Port Moresby natives have reported to the Administrator that 73 words
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  89. SEAS SWEEP SHIP. Storm Off Coast. CAPTAIN'S THRILLING STORY.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 20 June 1930 p 14 Article
    Abstract: The cargo steamer Elveric entered port yesterday morning after several days' battle with what Captain Jackson described as the worst storm he has enc ... 675 words
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  90. Local and General News.
    The North Queensland Register (Townsville, Qld. : 1892 - 1905) Wednesday 13 November 1895 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Ottawa, in Canada, with a population of 40,000, about double that of Charters Towers, has 50,000 electric lights. The owners of the electric installa ... 2313 words
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  91. EARTH TREMOR IN NEW GUINEA.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Tuesday 7 May 1946 p 3 Article
    Abstract: NEW YORK, May 4 (A.A.P.).— Fornaham Univeristy seismograph recorded two quite severe earthquakes at approximately 10.30 p.m. G.M.T., on 45 words
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  92. OUAKE AT LAE SCARES TROOPS
    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Friday 18 January 1946 p 19 Article
    Abstract: LAE, Fri.—Bats and birds were shaken out of swaying breadfruit trees and buildings shuddered in a violent earth tremor at Lae at 7.45 last night. It ... 127 words
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  93. Earth Tremors Shake Rabaul
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 5 May 1946 p 16 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, Sat.: Rabaul was shaken this morning by 5 of the most severe earth tremors experienced since the Australians 57 words
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  94. Earth tremors in islands
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Wednesday 8 July 1953 p 1 Article
    Abstract: PORT MORESBY (by radio)—Kerema, in western Papua, reported a five-second earth tremor, at 7.57 am 48 words
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  95. New Guinea. ITS RESOURCES AND ITS FUTURE.
    The Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1874 - 1954) Thursday 8 September 1904 p 7 Article
    Abstract: From a resident of New Guinea who recently visited Charters Towers, a representative of this Journal recently gleaned some interesting facts with 2024 words
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  96. EARTHQUAKE IN THE NEW HEBRIDES. Sydney, November 27.
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Saturday 3 December 1910 p 36 Article
    Abstract: An earthquake shock of some violence was felt in the New Hebrides on November 9. and a considerable amount of damage to property resulted. It was fol ... 100 words
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  97. EARTHQUAKE AT TONGA. Auckland, 6th January.
    Bendigo Advertiser (Vic. : 1855 - 1918) Friday 8 January 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: On 24th December a severe earthquake shock was experienced at Tonga, lasting 21seconds. It was accompanied by a tremendoua rumbling. No damage was de ... 50 words
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  98. The LADIES' SECTION Social and Personal Gossip From City and Country, London and Paris Latest Fashions (Illustrated) | Weddings, Engagements, Household Hints, Recipes and a Page fo...
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 17 October 1926 p 33 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: MISS EDIE BARNETT, of Melbourne, arrived in Perth by Trans. train last Friday to spend an 4670 words
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  99. EARTH SHOCK AT SEA. Remarkable Experience.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 22 April 1924 p 11 Article
    Abstract: BRISBANE, Monday.—A violent earthquake, followed by tremors at intervals of several hours, was experienced in the Pacific Ocean by the complement of ... 181 words
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  100. SEVERE EARTH TREMOR JOLTS RABAUL
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 30 April 1953 p 4 Article
    Abstract: RABADL.—Rabaul was jolted from its steep last Friday morning when the island of New Britain was rocked by 136 words
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  101. SEVERE EARTHQUAKE. RABAUL AREA SHAKEN. | RESIDENTS APPREHENSIVE. RABAUL, January 14.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Wednesday 15 January 1941 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The Rabaul community was considerably alarmed at 2.30 this morning, when the most severe earthquake they have experienced shook the whole district, 198 words
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  102. General Telegrams. Politicians Coming Adelaide, Tuesday
    Northern Territory Times and Gazette (Darwin, NT : 1873 - 1927) Tuesday 26 January 1926 p 2 Article
    Abstract: If present plans mature a party of Federal members will set out some time after Easter on a ton[?] of the Northern Territory or such portions 493 words
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  103. Items of Interest. [COLLECTED FROM ALL SOURCES.]
    The Maitland Mercury and Hunter River General Advertiser (NSW : 1843 - 1893) Tuesday 12 January 1892 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A German chemist has discovered that a ton of sea water contains one grain of gold held in solution by iodide of calcium. Mohammed Tewfik Pasha, the ... 3495 words
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  104. World's News in Brief
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 8 November 1931 p 24 Article
    Abstract: LAST week Miss Peggy Salaman, a 19-year-old London girl, and Mr. Gordon Store, assistant 3154 words
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  105. VILLAGES WIPED OUT Disaster In Solomon Group SUVA, Monday.
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Tuesday 20 October 1931 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Tidings reached here to-day of an earthquake and tidal wave which swept San Cristoval, in the Solomon Islands, on 43 words
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  106. EARTHQUAKE. Report from Solomon Islands.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 14 October 1931 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Confirmation of the calculation by Father O'Leary of Riverview Observatory, that the severe earthquakes recorded on the seismographs on Sunday, Octob ... 267 words
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  107. SOLOMON ISLANDS EARTHQUAKE. (British Official Wireless.) LONDON, October 21.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 23 October 1931 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The Colonial Office announces that the loss of life as a result of the severe earthquake that occurred in the British Solomon Islands on October 40 words
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  108. TIDAL WAVE FOLLOWS EARTHQUAKE. 18 VILLAGES WIPED OUT.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 20 October 1931 p 9 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Eighteen native villages were wiped out by a tidal wave, which swept the island of San Christoval, following the four severe earthquakes which occurr ... 320 words
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  109. VIOLENT EARTHQUAKES. Dislocation of Ocean Floor.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 7 October 1931 p 17 Article
    Abstract: A farther statement was made yesterday by the Government Astronomer (Mr. H. B. Curlewis) in connection with the submarine earthquake shocks recorded ... 281 words
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  110. EFFECT OF 'QUAKE GOLDFIELDS DAMAGE
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 16 May 1938 p 2 Article
    Abstract: BRISBANE, Sunday. — Effects of the earthquake in New Guinea on Friday morning were described by passengers on the W. R. Carpenter 498 words
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  111. WEATHER NEWS AND CHART
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 26 November 1953 p 29 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Bureau's Report The low-pressure trough responsible for the gusty conditions 410 words
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    Suva building code

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  112. TWO SUBMARINE DISTURBANCES Two Vessels Shalcen
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 2 May 1936 p 18 Article
    Abstract: Two ships now berthed at Port Adelaide experienced submarine disturbances on their last voyage. They are the South Africa Railways and 149 words
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  113. EARTHQUAKE. Recorded Throughout Australia.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Tuesday 17 May 1932 p 9 Article
    Abstract: A very severe earthquake was recorded at the Riverview Observatory late on Saturday night. In the absence of reports, it is assumed that the disturba ... 312 words
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  114. Quakes and Shakes Wartime Memories Revived.
    Albany Advertiser (WA : 1897 - 1950) Monday 24 October 1949 p 5 Article
    Abstract: News over the radio and in the press on Thursday and Friday that there had been an earthquake at Rabaul undoubtedly stirred the 621 words
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  115. EARTHQUAKE IN AUSTRALIA? (Reuter.) NEW YORK, Monday.
    Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954) Wednesday 14 April 1926 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A severe earthquake, believed to be 10,000 miles away, perhaps off the south-west coast of Australia, was recorded between 3 a.m. and 5.20 on Monday. 78 words
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  116. SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH COTTON PESTS. | A SERIOUS PROBLEM. THE BANANA BORER. PAN-PACIFIC CONORESS.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Thursday 30 August 1923 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At the Pan Pacific Conference in Sydney yesterday a paper on the habits and life history of the banana herer was read by Mr J L. Froggart 2349 words
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  117. ANOTHER EARTHQUAKE. LOCATION UNCERTAIN. A LOCAL RECORD.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 5 January 1907 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Recently earthquakes have been the order of nature, and yesterday another disturbance was noted, records of which were discovered on the film of 439 words
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  118. Seismic Station For Port Moresby
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 21 October 1957 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A new seismic station is nearing completion at Port Moresby for the Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology 70 words
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    New station at Port Moresby

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  119. SHOCK IN PAPUA. BRISBANE, Sunday.
    Cairns Morning Post (Qld. : 1907 - 1909) Tuesday 12 May 1908 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Captain Rascher, of the German steamer Langedog, which arrived yesterday from German New Guinea, stated that a rather severe shock of 53 words
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  120. VOLCANOES ACTIVE. RABAUL EVACUATED. No Casualties Reported.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 3 June 1937 p 28 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA, May 30.—Volcanic eruptions and earth tremors occurred in New Guinea near Rabaul at the week-end. Dense clouds of smoke from two 1021 words
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    First earthquake reported in New Guinea

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  121. EARTHQUAKE AND TIDAL WAVE.
    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Thursday 19 July 1917 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Particulars received of the earthquake and tidal wave in Samoa, reported on June 25, show, that there were alarming tremors, extending over 157 words
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    Samoa damage and tsunami

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  122. VIOLENT EARTHQUAKE. SYDNEY, Friday.
    Daily Observer (Tamworth, NSW : 1917 - 1920) Saturday 1 September 1917 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Father Pigot, of Riverview College, status that another extremely, violent earthquake took place yesterday afternoon in the New Guinea regions. 25 words
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  123. BIG EARTHQUAKE. SYDNEY, Monday.
    Daily Observer (Tamworth, NSW : 1917 - 1920) Tuesday 31 July 1917 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Before 9 o'clock this morning the seismograph at St. Ignatius College Riverview, began to record big earthquake waves which are still coming in. 54 words
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  124. Heavy Earthquake Indicated. NORTH-WEST FROM PORT DARWIN. | SYDNEY, January 13.
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Friday 14 January 1916 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The seismograph at Riverview College was to-night agitated by earthquake disturbances in any entirely unprecedenied manner. So violent were 93 words
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  125. Violent Shock Felt In Indonesia | DJAKARTA, Much 4.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Friday 5 March 1954 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Indonesian Selsmographic Office today reported that a violent earthquake occurred early this 91 words
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    Felt at Mendi and other centres in PNG

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  126. MT. BAGANA ERUPTION. NO FURTHER ACTIVITY. No Earth Tremors. RABAUL, May 16.
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Tuesday 17 May 1938 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A wireless message received by the Deputy Administrator (Mr. H. Page) from Kieta last night states a very dark cloud from the West caused a 445 words
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  127. EFFECTS OF EARTHQUAKE. NEW GUINEA MAINLAND. CAPITAL SITE QUESTION.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Monday 16 May 1938 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A graphic first-hand description of the effects of the New Guinea earthquake on Friday morning was given by passengers on the W.R.C 539 words
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    Salamaua

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  128. SIR W. R. McNICOLL Death In Sydney
    Goulburn Evening Post (NSW : 1940 - 1954) Monday 29 December 1947 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Brigadier-General Sir Walter Ramsay McNicoll, formerly of Goulburn, died at his home in Salisbury Road, Rose Bay, on 418 words
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  129. THE PLACE WE LIVE IN SOMETHING ABOUT RABAUL
    Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954) Tuesday 15 September 1925 p 3 Article
    Abstract: The Rabaul "Times" writes:—A brief description of "the place we live [?]" should not be out of place in view of [?]e large tourist traffic that may s ... 670 words
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  130. LATER COLONIAL NEWS.
    Launceston Examiner (Tas. : 1842 - 1899) Thursday 20 September 1877 p 3 Article
    Abstract: By the s.s. Mangana, we have Melbourne papers to Monday inclusive. TELEGRAPHIC INTELLIGENCE. NEW SOUTH WALES. 748 words
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    tsunami at Tanna

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  131. The Sydney Morning Herald. FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 1878.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 19 April 1878 p 4 Article
    Abstract: CHRISTENDOM unites to-day in celebrating an event which is representative of that doctrine of self-sacrifice which it is specifically one of the glor ... 6337 words
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  132. INDONESIA Appeal for aid after Irian Jaya quake
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Monday 12 July 1976 p 4 Article
    Abstract: JAKARTA, Sunday (AAP-Reuter). —The governor of the Indonesian province of Irian Jaya has arrived in Jakarta with an appeal for massive aid after an e ... 186 words
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    Aid to Irian Jaya

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  133. WESTERN AUSTRALIA. REMARKABLE EARTHQUAKE RECORD. PERTH. Wednesday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 4 October 1906 p 7 Article
    Abstract: An earth tremor of Intense severity was recorded by the seismograph at Perth Observatory yesterday. The Government Astronomer, Mr. Cook, stated to-da ... 211 words
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    Bismark Sea, M7.7

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  134. FOREIGN.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 22 October 1931 p 22 Article
    Abstract: Before be left for America on Monday, the French Prime Minister (M. Laval) told journalists that he would suggest at Washington the reduction of arma ... 535 words
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    Solomon Is

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  135. FLYING BOAT BASES. IN GULF REGION. Mr. McComb's Inspection. BRISBANE, June 16
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Friday 18 June 1937 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Mr. A. R. McComb, of the Civil Aviation Board, reached Brisbane to lay after inspecting the proposed flying boat bases in the Gulf region. Mr 324 words
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    Rabaul eruption and earthquake and Groote Is flying boat base.

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  136. From the Other States General
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Wednesday 12 January 1938 p 47 Article
    Abstract: Flying Boat Delay.—It is understood that as a result of information made available at a conference in Melbourne on the air mail bases the Federal 1374 words
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  137. ISLAND EVACUATED. EARTHQUAKE WARNINGS. Some Natives Prefer to Stay.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 26 December 1946 p 7 Article
    Abstract: SUVA, Dec. 25.—A handful of Tongan natives yesterday stood on the shore of Tican Island, midway between Fiji and Samoa, and waved 177 words
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  138. RELIGIOUS NOTES.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Saturday 13 April 1912 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The following appointments of home missionaries have been made in connection with the various districts of the Methodist Connexion:—Adelaide South 1277 words
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  139. MISLEADING Fiji Earth Tremor SUVA, Thursday.
    Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954) Friday 30 May 1930 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The Oceanic Press broadcasted last night: "The Fiji Islands were severely shaken by an earthquake at noon to-day. The mission schooner was 92 words
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  140. THE VOLCANIC UPHEAVAL AT AMBRYM ISLAND. AN ACCOUNT BY THE CAPTAIN OF H.M.S. DART.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 14 November 1894 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Yesterday the Naval Commander-in-Chief, Admiral Bowden-Smith, received the following details of the eruption that took place last month in the New He ... 873 words
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  141. GENERAL NEWS ITEMS TASMANIA Fine Scarlet Apples
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 15 March 1932 p 5 Article
    Abstract: In spite of the exceptionally dry season some fine samples of apples have been exhibited at "The Mercury" office recently, the latest being of Scarle ... 1011 words
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  142. NETHERLANDS INDIA.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 12 September 1864 p 5 Article
    Abstract: BATAVIA papers to the 27th of July are to hand. The Rajah of the island of Lombok has strictly forbidden the use of opium amongst his subjects. The p ... 133 words
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  143. SHIPPING. ARRIVED (PORT ALBERT.)
    Gippsland Guardian (Vic. : 1855 - 1868) Friday 15 January 1864 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Jan 11—Keera, s.s. 114 t ns, S. Patrick, from Melbourne. Turnball, Howden and Co., agents. Jan 12—Juliet, 40 tons, J. Wilkinson, 491 words
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  144. JAVA.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 22 November 1864 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Calcutta Englishman says:—" Lite accounts from Java state that severe shocks of an earthquake have been experienced all along that coast; and it ... 815 words
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  145. ISLANDS SHAKEN Tidal Wave Follows Earthquake
    The Register News-Pictorial (Adelaide, SA : 1929 - 1931) Wednesday 31 December 1930 p 3 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, Tuesday.—News came by wireless to Sydney today of an earthquake on the morning of December 24, followed by an 8 ft. tidal wave in the Western ... 102 words
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  146. GEN. McNICOLL DEAD AT 70
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Friday 26 December 1947 p 1 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, December 25.—Brigadier-General Sir Walter McNicoll died at his home at Rose Bay to-day aped 70. He was administrator of New 84 words
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  147. WEATHER NEWS AND CHART
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 26 November 1953 p 28 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Bureau's Report The low-pressure trough responsible for the gusty conditions 409 words
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    Suva Fiji, hotel construction on hold

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  148. THE SCRAP ALBUM.
    Illawarra Mercury (Wollongong, NSW : 1856 - 1950) Saturday 16 January 1904 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The estimated population of Western Australia ia now 229,831. Summonses have been issued against defaulting ratepayers in Casino. 464 words
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  149. THE NEW HEBRIDES EARTHQUAKE. Sydney, December 17.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Thursday 18 December 1913 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The Norfolk Island steamer Makambo, which arrived from the New Hebrides yesterday, brought confirmatory news of the earthquakes in the New Hebrides. ... 58 words
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    New Hebrides, hospital destroyed

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  150. NEW GUINEA. EARTHQUAKE AND TIDAL WAVE. SYDNEY, December 31.
    The Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1874 - 1954) Thursday 1 January 1931 p 3 Article
    Abstract: On Christmas Eve, New Guinea and the Islands in the vicinity were visited by an earthquake and tidal wave. Meagre details are to hand, but, 126 words
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  151. EARTHQUAKE IN THE NEW HEBRIDES. A TIDAL WAVE. DAMAGE TO SHIPPING. SYDNEY, December 22.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Friday 23 December 1910 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The steamer Makambo, which arrived to-day from the New Hebrides, brought news of a serious earthquake at Santo on November 13. The stock extended sou ... 89 words
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  152. THURSDAY ISLAND. Friday, January 8.
    Queensland Times, Ipswich Herald and General Advertiser (Qld. : 1861 - 1908) Saturday 9 January 1892 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Archbishop Navarre returned from New Guinea in the Wanganni. He was suffering greatly from an affection of the kidneys when he left Yule Island, but ... 108 words
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  153. RABAUL. RECENT EARTHQUAKE. BRISBANE, Wednesday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Thursday 3 February 1916 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Passengers by the steamer Morinda state that the earthquake which occurred at Raba[?] on December 24 lasted for about one minute. The island of Matap ... 121 words
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  154. South Sea News. MASSACRE BY NATIVES. | CAIRNS, January 2.
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 3 January 1914 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The Barrier arrived today from the German Island, Miaupi. Captain Ritchis states that an earthquake was reported there about December 18. 78 words
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  155. SEVERE EARTHQUAKE. Rock-faulting in Antarctica.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 12 June 1936 p 27 Article
    Abstract: The Government Astronomer (Mr. H. B. Curlewis) said yesterday that at 4.30 p.m. on June 10 the record of a severe earthquake was registered by the Pe ... 147 words
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    New Guinea, intermediate depth Ms6.9 GUTE

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  156. 'Quake and Tidal Wave. SOUTH SOLOMONS STRICKEN.
    The Catholic Press (Sydney, NSW : 1895 - 1942) Thursday 6 July 1939 p 14 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The following account hus come to hand, from Rev. Brother George (Marist lay-brother), who was an eyewitness, of the earthquake and tidal wave in the ... 486 words
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    14 dead, wave height 40ft.

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  157. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR LODGES AND INSURANCE
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 27 June 1938 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—I have just concluded the compilation of my board and Government returns for the half-year ended May, 1938, and in doing them gleaned the follow ... 774 words
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    About the 1915 earthquake and tsunami

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  158. Antarctic Earthquake Was a "Ripsnorter"
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Monday 31 December 1945 p 1 Article
    Abstract: NEW YORK, Sunday. — An earth tremor in New York and another in New Hampshire were recorded on Friday by the Fordham, 165 words
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  159. Rabaul Earth Tremor AIRCRAFT-CARRIER SHAKEN
    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Saturday 8 September 1945 p 5 Article
    Abstract: On board H.M.S Glory, off Rabault. Sept 7.—The carrier's damage control squads were ordered to stations at 8 a.m. to-day 114 words
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  160. Carrier Glory Shaken By Earth Tremor From ERIC THORNTON ON BOARD H.M.S. GLORY, September 7.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 8 September 1945 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Damage control squads of the British aircraft carrier Glory were Ordered to their stations at 8 a.m. today when the 18,000-ton ship was 139 words
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    Shake felt on aircraft carrier

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  161. A Severe Earth Tremor Strikes In New Britain
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 25 April 1953 p 2 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: RABAUL, Friday.—The town of Rabaul was jolted from its sleep this morning when the island of New Britain was rocked by the most severe earth tremor e ... 569 words
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  162. KILLED BY VOLCANO? Man Missing RABAUL QUIET
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 4 June 1937 p 11 Article
    Abstract: It is feared that Mr. R. Elworthy, of the Rabaul Electric Light Co., was overwhelmed by a volcanic 801 words
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  163. EARTHQUAKE IN PORT. BRISBANE. August 2.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Saturday 3 August 1912 p 16 Article
    Abstract: The steamer Prinz Waldemar, which left Yokohama on July 4. arrived in port to-day one day ahead of schedule time. An exciting incident happened at Ra ... 154 words
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  164. EARTH TREMOR OFF NEW BRITAIN PROPERTY DAMAGE ON UMBOI ISLAND.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Friday 14 November 1952 p 1 Article
    Abstract: PORT MORESBY, Nov. 12 (A.A.P.).—A severe earth tremor destroyed houses and damaged many villages at Umbol Island. 93 words
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    Umboi Island

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  165. EARTHQUAKE RECORD.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 4 February 1920 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Records of an earthquake of quite unusual intensity occurring on Monday evening, shortly before 9.30, were obtained on all the Riverview seismographs ... 111 words
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    RIV recording with location and amplitude

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  166. Earthquake at Thursday Island. BRISBANE, May 3.
    Western Star and Roma Advertiser (Toowoomba, Qld. : 1875 - 1948) Saturday 4 May 1907 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A short shock of earthquake was experienced at Thursday Island yesterday. "Earthquakes are becoming very common nowadays," remarked Mr. Barrachi, the 263 words
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  167. Earthquake hits PNG border area
    The Canberra Times (ACT : 1926 - 1995) Saturday 30 October 1976 p 1 Article
    Abstract: JAKARTA, Friday (AAP-Reuter). — A major earthquake was fcit today in the 333 words
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    Irian Jaya

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  168. PAPUAN NOTES. WAYS OF THE NATIVE. (From our special correspondent.)
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Saturday 4 July 1936 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Mr. J. R. Haran, Assstant Resident Magistrate, held a Court of Petty Sessions at ltikinumu Plantation, in the Segeri district, when five natives of 3055 words
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    Felt Port Moresby

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  169. EARTHQUAKE. BRISBANE, Thursday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Friday 2 October 1914 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The Matunga brought news of a rather severeearthquake shock which was felt on Woodlark Island at 1.30 a.m. on August 30. The shock lasted 15 to 20 se ... 79 words
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    Woodlark Island - possible faulting

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  170. GERMAN NEW GUINEA. SMALLPOX INTRODUCED FROM JAVA. EARTHQUAKE SHOCKS. TROUBLE WITH THE ISLANDERS. HARD FIGHTING.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Monday 4 December 1893 p 7 Article
    Abstract: But little news reaches Australia directly concorning events in German New Guinea. We therefore extract from the Straits Times of 21th October the fo ... 790 words
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    Irian Jaya and introduction of smallpox

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  171. Local and General.
    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Tuesday 25 February 1890 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Two Socialist leaders have been arrested in Berlin. THE Sydney share market was very quiet yesterday. 1125 words
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    Fiji - no details

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  172. NEWS OF THE DAY.
    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Tuesday 12 May 1908 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Heavy frosts are being experienced on the Liverpool Plains. A number of horses house died from bot fly in the Orange district. 1251 words
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    German New Guinea

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  173. EARTHQUAKE IN NEW GUINEA. LITTLE DAMAGE DONE. Brisbane, May 10.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 11 May 1908 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The German steamer Langeoog, which arrived to-day from German New Guinea, brings news of a rather severe shock of earthquake, which occurred in the 47 words
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  174. More Rain Expected
    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Thursday 20 October 1949 p 11 Article
    Abstract: With a depression off the South-west coast the Weather Bureau forecasts moderate to heavy rain in the southern 120 words
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    New Ireland M7.2

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  175. Cable Ship To Work Off Coast Of W.A.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 22 January 1954 p 3 Article
    Abstract: After repairing cables damaged by September's earthquake in the Fiji area, the Stanley Angwin (2,530 tons) arrived at 225 words
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    Cable broken near Suva by submarine landslide caused by a recent large earthquake.

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  176. Rabaul Is In Active Belt PACIFIC'S MANY VOLCANOES
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 3 June 1937 p 4 Article
    Abstract: VOLCANIC activity on the island of New Britain and on its coastline has driven the people of Rabaul to shelter at Kokopo. The manifestations are no m ... 1149 words
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    Rabaul

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  177. Rabaul 'Quake DISASTER IN 1937 400 Natives Killed
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Wednesday 15 January 1941 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Earthquakes and landslips which periodically alarm Rabaul's 4,500 inhabitants are generally associated with the activity of the two volcanoes in 196 words
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    Rabaul 1937

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  178. Violent Earthquake.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Wednesday 1 May 1878 p 2 Article
    Abstract: WELLINGTON, N.Z., Tuesday.—News has been received of a great earthquake at the island of Tanna, in the Now Hebrides. Its violence was so great as to ... 104 words
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    Tanna 20ft uplift in earthquake

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  179. Loss of the Mission Schooner Dayspring.
    Australian Town and Country Journal (Sydney, NSW : 1870 - 1907) Saturday 15 March 1873 p 8 Article
    Abstract: CAPTAIN JENNINGS, of the missionary schooner Dayspring, arrived on Thursday in the steamship Havilah, and brings intelligence of the loss of that ves ... 112 words
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    New Caledonia

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  180. Tidal Waves.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Thursday 13 September 1877 p 3 Article
    Abstract: We learn by the mission schooner Dayspring that the earthquake in South America in May last caused great tidal disturbances in the New Hebrides islan ... 58 words
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    Tsunami Tanna

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  181. SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE. HOBSON'S BAY.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 8 January 1864 p 4 Article
    Abstract: HIGH WATER, THIS DAY.—Morning, 1.18; afternoon, 1.43. Jan. 7.—6 a.m.: Wind S., light; weather fine. Noon: Wind S.S.E., light; weather fine. 6 p.m.: 2042 words
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    Timor

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  182. No title
    Morning Post (Cairns, Qld. : 1897 - 1907) Tuesday 20 January 1903 p 2 Article
    Abstract: MORE RAILS.—The Kurand is due today with 100 tons of rails from Townsville for the Atherton line. ELECTORAL LEAGUE.—A meeting of the 2606 words
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    Felt Daru

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  183. No Title
    The Sydney Monitor and Commercial Advertiser (NSW : 1838 - 1841) Monday 27 April 1840 p 4 Article
    Abstract: SAINT PHILLIP'S CHURCH.—A meeting will be held this day, at one o'clock, at the Vestry Room, of the Subscribers and those interested in the erection ... 492 words
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    Sumatera

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  184. BATAVIA.
    The Cornwall Chronicle (Launceston, Tas. : 1835 - 1880) Saturday 14 March 1835 p 2 Article
    Abstract: We have late accounts from Batavia. Several vessels had arrived there prior to the 15th December from these Colonies, amongst which was the Lady of t ... 820 words
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    Java

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  185. Visitor From Fiji EARTHQUAKE RECALLED
    The Muswellbrook Chronicle (NSW : 1898 - 1955) Friday 12 November 1954 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A visitor to Muswellbrook this week was Mr. Ian McLean, brother of Mr. M. G. McLean, of the Bank of 187 words
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    Suva Fiji

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  186. SAW EARTHQUAKE AND TIDAL WAVE DAMAGE IN FIJI
    The Horsham Times (Vic. : 1882 - 1954) Wednesday 3 March 1954 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Damage caused by the recent earthquake and tidal wave in the Fijian Islands was still strikingly evident Horsham resident, Mr. C. R. M. Harfield 469 words
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    Fiji tsunami

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  187. New Guinea Feels Quakes
    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Friday 5 March 1954 p 3 Article
    Abstract: PORT MORESBY, March 4 A.A.P.—Reuter.—Nine earth tremors were reported in New Guinea centres yesterday and 121 words
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    Mendi worst - no details

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  188. NEW SOUTH WALES. BETTING PROSECUTIONS. SYDNEY, October 19.
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 20 October 1906 p 3 Article
    Abstract: News from the Islands states that in certain parts of German New Guinea earthquake shocks were felt during September. 140 words
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  189. ANOTHER NEW GUINEA EARTHQUAKE
    Goulburn Evening Penny Post (NSW : 1881 - 1940) Friday 13 May 1938 p 7 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, Friday: A message from Rabaul states that an earthquake occurred at Salamau, at 1.42 this morning. Afterwards a small tidal wave 73 words
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    A major earthquake and tsunami

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  190. EARTHQUAKE IN NEW GUINEA. Sydney. Tuesday.
    Western Herald (Bourke, NSW : 1887 - 1970) Friday 15 July 1938 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A message from Raubaul states several earthquake tremors were felt at the new Capital, Salamaua, on Tuesday and yesterday. Shocks 32 words
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    Bulolo

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  191. SCENE OF NEW GUINEA EARTHQUAKE.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 14 May 1938 p 12 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: An aerial view of Salamaua, New Guinea, where an earthquake occurred yesterday, followed by a small tidal wave which swept across the isthmus. An arr ... 50 words
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    Photo of Salamaua

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  192. EARTH TREMORS DISCOUNTED. Real Danger from Volcanoes.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 25 June 1938 p 22 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, June 24.—The Minister for External Affairs (Mr. Hughes) said to-day that the earth tremors that had been felt in Salamana in the last few 277 words
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    Why Salamaua should be the capital - no real earthquakes

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  193. EARTHQUAKE WRECKED RABAUL CANTEEN
    The Mirror (Sydney, NSW : 1917 - 1919) Sunday 22 June 1919 p 3 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The photo is of the interior of the military canteen at Rabaul wrecked by an earthquake on the morning of May 7. The tremor lasted nearly a minute an ... 109 words
    • Text last corrected on 5 June 2014 by KMcCue
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    Rabaul with photo

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  194. SALAMAUA DAMAGE Estimate, Between £1,000 and £2,000. SALAMAUA. Sunday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 16 May 1938 p 12 Article
    Abstract: The damage done by the earth tremors which rocked the south-eastern coastline of the mainland of New Guinea on Friday is estimated at between £1,000 ... 129 words
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    Damage at Salmaua with speculative (and wrong) story about the source

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  195. ALARM OF NATIVES. DAMAGE TO ROADS. CAIRNS, Sunday.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 16 May 1938 p 12 Article
    Abstract: The effects of the New Guinea earthquake on Friday, morning were described by passengers on the airliner Carinthia, which arrived at Cairns yesterday ... 269 words
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    damage at Salamaua

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  196. Severe Earth Tremor IN NORTHERN NEW GUINEA
    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Tuesday 10 April 1945 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Melbourne, April 8.—Falling coconuts and the collapse of tents were the forerunners of a severe earth tremor in Northern New 123 words
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    Northern New Guinea lasting only 5 seconds

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  197. AITAPE NOW SHAKEN BY EARTHQUAKE
    Goulburn Evening Post (NSW : 1940 - 1954) Wednesday 4 July 1945 p 2 Article
    Abstract: WEWAK: Aitape was shaken by an earth tremor at the week-end. It shook buildings, and extended some distance inland. No 49 words
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  198. Antarctic Earthquake Was a "Ripsnorter"
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Monday 31 December 1945 p 1 Article
    Abstract: NEW YORK, Sunday. — An earth tremor in New York and another in New Hampshire were recorded on Friday by the Fordham 161 words
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  199. Rabaul Tremors Rock Carrier
    Newcastle Morning Herald and Miners' Advocate (NSW : 1876 - 1954) Saturday 8 September 1945 p 1 Article
    Abstract: ABOARD H.M.S. GLORY, Sept. 7.—Glory's damage control squads were ordered to stations at 8 a.m. when the 18,000 ton carrier was 180 words
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    Japanese surrender on HMS Glory followed by large earthquake in Rabaul

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  200. BIG EARTHQUAKE IN ARAFURA SEA. Sydney, Monday.
    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Tuesday 31 July 1917 p 3 Article
    Abstract: About 9 o'clock this morning the seismometer at Riverview College began to record a big earthquake. Records are still coming in. Father Pigot 78 words
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    magnitude 7.6 according to NOAA

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  201. A VIOLENT EARTHQUAKE, Recorded In Sydney
    The Farmer and Settler (Sydney, NSW : 1906 - 1957) Tuesday 31 July 1917 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Early yesterday (Monday) morning, the seismograph at St. Ignatius College, Riverview (Sydney), recorded a big cart[?]. The Rev. Father Pigot located 111 words
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    similar location to 1914 quake

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  202. RABAUL. SEVERE EARTHQUAKE. SYDNEY, Thursday.
    Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Friday 14 January 1916 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A severe earthquake occurred at Rabaul on the 4th instant. There were numerous land slides, and many houses were shaken. The water in 45 words
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  203. SOLOMON ISLANDS EARTHQUAKE SYDNEY, Thursday.
    Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Friday 5 May 1939 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Additional because of the damage done In the Russel Group of the Solomon Islands by the earthquake and tidal wave have been received by private 84 words
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    Solomons

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  204. Severe Earthquake.
    The Moruya Times and South Coast Journal (NSW : 1888 - 1915) Wednesday 16 October 1889 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A very severe chock of earthquake was experienced at April; building trembled violently, and there was great destruction of windows and glandware. [? ... 26 words
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    Apia

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  205. Earth Tremors In New Guinea
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 19 September 1940 p 5 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, Thursday.— News has reached Sydney, of violent earth tremors in New Guinea last Thursday and Friday. Some persons feeling the 63 words
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    Rabaul

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  206. NEW GUINEA EARTHQUAKE
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 24 September 1935 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Rabaul, September 23. — The Administrator received a wireless message on Saturday that heavy damage had been done by a violent 81 words
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    Aitape

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  207. EARTHQUAKE IN NEW GUINEA
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 24 September 1935 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The earthquake that was repotted to have occurred in New Guinea on Friday morning was recorded as a violent disturbance by the seismograph at the 225 words
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    Recorded MEL with aftershock

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  208. EARTHQUAKE IN NEW GUINEA. Mountains Stripped of Top Soil.
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Tuesday 29 October 1935 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Some details of the damage caused by the earthquake which occurred in New Guinea on September 20, are says the "Sydney Morning Herald," 288 words
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    letter by J Marshall

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  209. NEW GUINEA EARTHQUAKE. A Graphic Account.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 23 October 1935 p 20 Article
    Abstract: SYDNEY, Oct. 22.—Some details of the damage caused by the earthquake which occurred in New Guinea on September 20 are given in a letter from 393 words
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    Best article

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  210. EARTHQUAKE AND FLOOD IN NEW GUINEA.
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Wednesday 30 January 1935 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Mr.J. N Sinclair, of Darling Street, Balmain, has received a letter from a friend at Wau. New Guinea, giving a vivid description of a cloudburst 187 words
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    landslides and flood following earthquake and storm

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  211. EARTHQUAKE. Damage in New Guinea. MOUNTAINS STRIPPED OF TOPSOIL.
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Wednesday 23 October 1935 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Some details of the damage caused by the earthquake which occurred in New Guinea on September 20, are given in a letter from Mr. J. N. Marshall, of t ... 388 words
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    The original

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  212. OIL IN NEW GUINEA. Survey Party Impressed.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 28 November 1935 p 20 Article
    Abstract: BRISBANE, Nov. 27.—After having completed an investigation of 2,000 square miles of country in the Sepik River district. New Guinea, Mr. J. N. Montgo ... 190 words
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    experience in the mountains

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  213. OIL SURVEY New Guinea Prospects BRISBANE; Thursday.
    The Maitland Daily Mercury (NSW : 1894 - 1939) Thursday 28 November 1935 p 10 Article
    Abstract: "Impressed favourably with the chances of profitable oil production in the Sepik River area, of New Guinea, Mr, J, N. Montgomery, the leader 186 words
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    party in the hills

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  214. IN SAVAGE NEW GUINEA. PERILS OF SEPIK RIVER COUNTRY.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 30 March 1935 p 6 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: NEWS was recently received that a police patrol officer had been murdered at the out-station of Ambunti, inland on the Sepik River of New Guinea. 1151 words
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    Crossing of New Guinea, landslides and earthquake

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  215. N.G. OIL SURVEY GEOLOGIST IMPRESSED BRISBANE, November 28.
    The Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1874 - 1954) Friday 29 November 1935 p 4 Article
    Abstract: After completing an investigation of 2000 square miles of country in the Sepik River district, New Guinea, Mr. J. N. Montgomery, leader of a 202 words
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    damage in hills vs on low lands

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  216. NEW GUINEA Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow A survey of the Territories of Papua and New Guinea (including the island groups within their administrative ambit), from the descriptive and...
    Table Talk (Melbourne, Vic. : 1885 - 1939) Friday 1 November 1935 p 37 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Every day brings its new interest to the fortunate European dwellers in this picturesque little tropical town. Life there is one of comparative freed ... 4598 words
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    Rabaul

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  217. EARTHQUAKE IN NEW GUINEA
    The Northern Herald (Cairns, Qld. : 1913 - 1939) Friday 14 January 1916 p 5 Article
    Abstract: When the steamer Marsina arrived at Cairns on Tuesday afternoon from New Guinea it was learned that an earthquake had occurred there a few 146 words
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    Rabaul and Woodlark Is.

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  218. NIGHTMARE LAND Earthquakes and Landslides IN UNKNOWN PAPUA.
    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Monday 18 June 1928 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A land of raging, roaring torrents, steep cliffs, gorges, earth tremors and landslides, describes the country visited by the north-west patrol (Messr ... 879 words
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    large landslides on 9 May

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  219. REFUSAL OF GOVERNMENT TO AMEND LIQUOR ACT MR R. WINDEYER CRITICAL.
    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Wednesday 12 March 1941 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Speaking at a farewell in Sydney on Monday to Messrs J. w. Laidlaw and W. Geicke, retiring metropolitan licensing magistrates, Mr R. 1034 words
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    cont. Rabaul

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  220. MISSION SISTER IN EARTH TREMOR GRAPHIC NARRATIVE OF EXPERIENCE.
    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Wednesday 12 March 1941 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mrs S. Standen, of Stanville, Lower Belford, forwards the following graphic and thrilling story of a Methodist mission sister during an 1088 words
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    Rabaul

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  221. QUAKE AT LAE SCARES TROOPS
    The Daily News (Perth, WA : 1882 - 1950) Friday 18 January 1946 p 18 Article
    Abstract: LAE, Fri.—Bats and birds were shaken out of swaying breadfruit trees and buildings shuddered in a violent earth tremor at Lae at T-15 last night. It ... 134 words
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    Lae

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  222. EARTHQUAKE Shipping Experience NEWCASTLE. Thursday.
    The Maitland Daily Mercury (NSW : 1894 - 1939) Thursday 26 July 1934 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The crew of the freighter Anglo Canadian, which arrived in Newcastle from Vancouver, had an alarming five minutes during the earthquake which 133 words
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    Solomon Is earthquake

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  223. PAPUAN NOTES. INTERESTING ITEMS.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Friday 29 October 1926 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Port Romilly Sawmills Ltd. have purchased from the liquidator of the Pa[?] Company Ltd. (under the control of Messrs [?]oulder Bros., Ltd.) 3170 words
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    Local Port Moresby

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  224. News from the Islands. SUBMARINE EARTHQUAKE. A CANNIBAL FEAST.
    Evening News (Sydney, NSW : 1869 - 1931) Monday 20 June 1898 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Joseph Mitchell, manager of the Island Department of Messrs, Burns, Philp, and Company, returned to Sydney yesterday in the firm's steamer Titus ... 547 words
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    New Ireland and Solomons

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  225. EARTH TREMOR AT LAE
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Wednesday 18 July 1951 p 1 Article
    Abstract: LAE, July 17. (AAP-Reuter) —A vicious earth tremor shook the township of Lae for two minutes at 8.45 last night. No 47 words
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  226. NEWS IN BRIEF LAMINGTON BLOWS TOP AGAIN AFTER EARTH TREMOR
    Singleton Argus (NSW : 1880 - 1954) Monday 19 February 1951 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A SEVERE earth tremor lasting 35 seconds, which shook townships throughout Papua at 7.10 416 words
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    earthquake triggers eruption of Mt Lamington

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  227. EARTH TREMOR RABAUL December 13.
    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 21 December 1933 p 54 Article
    Abstract: A severe earth tremor was experienced in the township of Rabaul and the surrounding district on Wednesday. Tanks burst, crockery Was broken and many 56 words
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    Rabaul quake, tsunami on Gazelle Peninsula

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  228. SOLDIERS EXPERIENCE N.G. EARTH TREMOR
    Maryborough Chronicle, Wide Bay and Burnett Advertiser (Qld. : 1860 - 1947) Wednesday 29 December 1943 p 4 Article
    Abstract: S.g. J. H. Williams, writing to has parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Williams, Shakespeare-st., Mackay under date November 7, states: I 731 words
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  229. Saw Earth Split Into Pit
    Sunday Mail (Brisbane) (Qld. : 1926 - 1954) Sunday 5 May 1946 p 5 Article
    Abstract: RABAUL, Saturday.—Major Hugh Gunther, of Melbourne, was having a shower at our camp this morning when the 133 words
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    Collapse of tunnels

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  230. NEWS IN BRIEF.
    Daily Advertiser (Wagga Wagga, NSW : 1911 - 1954) Thursday 19 June 1919 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A convent school is to be erected in the newly-formed parish of Tumbarumba of which Father Hennessy, late of Narandera, is in charge. To the raising 886 words
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    Rabaul

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  231. 'Quake toll at Rabaul £50,000
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 22 October 1949 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Port Moresby, Saturday.—A review of the Rabaul earth tremors shows that damage totalled more than 132 words
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    Rabaul 50,000 pounds damage

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  232. PAPUAN NOTES. WEDDED (From Our Special Correspondent.)
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Monday 23 March 1931 p 7 Article
    Abstract: On Wednesday evening, February 11, at St. John's Anglican Church, Miss Myola Harbord, late of the Treasury Department, youngest daughter of Mr. 2971 words
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    Port Moresby

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  233. VICIOUS EARTH TREMOR LAE TOWNSHIP SHAKEN.
    Cairns Post (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Wednesday 18 July 1951 p 1 Article
    Abstract: LAE, July 17 (A.A.P.— Reuter's).—A vicious earth tremor shook the township of Lae for two minutes at 8.45 46 words
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    Lae

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  234. TREMOR AFTER SA WARNING
    News (Adelaide, SA : 1923 - 1954) Saturday 4 April 1953 p 2 Article
    Abstract: An earth tremor shook Rabaul last night—just after a warning had been given in Adelaide that the Rabaul settlement could be "smothered" at any time. 354 words
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    Rabaul

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  235. EARTHQUAKE AND TIDAL WAVE IN THE NEW HEBRIDES.
    Queensland Times, Ipswich Herald and General Advertiser (Qld. : 1861 - 1908) Tuesday 29 June 1875 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The following is a portion of a letter which has just been received from the Rev. John Inglis, by Dr. Steel:- "Aneityum, New Hebrides, April 20th, 18 ... 1858 words
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    New Hebrides

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  236. No title
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 2 February 1939 p 2 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA, Thursday.—No serfous damage was done by the severe earth tremor which was experienced in New Guinea on Monday, according 54 words
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    Salamaua to Rabaul

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