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When did the Eruption first begin?
18th July 1995
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How many people died as a result of the eruption?
19 people lost their lives
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Approx. How many people left the island as a result of the volcanic activity?
8,000 refugees left the island
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When was Plymouth- the capital, evacuated?
April 1996
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As a result of the Plymouth evacuation, how many refugees were moved to temp. shelters
1336 evacuees were moved to temporary shelters to the north of the island
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When was Plymouth Airport destroyed by Pyroclastic flows?
July 1997
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