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Eldfell
On the Icelandic Island of Heimaey, 23rd January 1973
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Lava flow
In the direction of the port, so sprayed with cold water to form a wall of solid rock with small pores and crystals, to deflect the lava
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Town population
3500
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Workmen
75 men to pump 8 million cubic yards of seawater
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Cost
$1.5 million
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Stocks Reservoir
Forest of Bowland, upper catchment of the Ribble
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Capacity
1.2 billion litres
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Lava flow

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In the direction of the port, so sprayed with cold water to form a wall of solid rock with small pores and crystals, to deflect the lava

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Town population

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Workmen

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Cost

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