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Callejón de Huaylas | Nueva Yungay and Campo Santo
WI_pe025.jpg Callejón de Huaylas with Nevado HuascaránThumbnailsYungay  |  Campo Santo

Nueva Yungay (left portion of the image) was founded after the original town had been destroyed by a debris avalanche from Huascarán Norte on 31 May 1970, claiming thousands of lives. The site of the former town, known as Campo Santo, appears in the right portion of the image.

Thursday 20 July 2017 by Martin Mergili in South America / Peru (1947 visits)