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Japanese dock arrives at Oregon Historical Society in Portland

Posted: Wednesday, Oct 10th, 2012




Two pieces of the 201-ton dock that was washed away from a city on Japan’s northeast coast by the devastating March 2011 tsunami and that landed on Newport’s Agate Beach this past June have now arrived at the Oregon Historical Society.

According to Oregon Department of Parks and Recreation, the dock is one of only five pieces of confirmed tsunami-related debris to hit the coasts of Washington, Alaska and Oregon.

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