Guayama earthquake June 1844

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Guayama earthquake June 1844 - Earthcdaee in Porto Rico.-We Rico.-We Rico.-We...
Earthcdaee in Porto Rico.-We Rico.-We Rico.-We learn from the Courier of last evening that on the 16th ult. a heavy shock of an earthquake was felt at Porto Rico, accompanied with a slight sub-r sub-r terraneoua noise. ; The shock continued for about fifty seconds. The walla of nearly all the houses were more or less split,1 and the rrtn a ka mm J I .m. ..,v,.,8iu; uouiogea. ine towns of Ponce and .Guayama suffered much, and the captain of the brig Alfonzo, which arrived at Porto Rico from New York two lv -ft-. -ft-. -ft-. -ft-. atatea that he, felt the earthquake 200 miles from the inland. The newlv nl.nin. .r.. tain General, the Conde da Mirasor, arrived Z jrurio xuco on tne id ult. . ,

Clipped from The Times-Picayune01 Jun 1844, SatPage 2

The Times-Picayune (New Orleans, Louisiana)01 Jun 1844, SatPage 2
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