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The Great Blizzard. March, 1891 - Visit Mevagissey
The first time I heard of a blizzard wiping out Mevagissey harbour I wondered if the person writing the article knew what a blizzard was? A storm certainly, but a blizzard? Genuine blizzards are rare in Britain, snow in Cornwall is even rarer so I was not convinced. However I was intrigued and did a …