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St. Croix Hurricane Hugo video.  

 

Alana33
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December 26, 2015 1:27 am  

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=7na11-Ry2u8&feature=youtu.be

For those of you that weren't here back then, here's a great video by Chris Hanley depicting STX right before and after Hurricane Hugo 26 years ago, in Sept. 1989.


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Scubadoo
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December 26, 2015 3:48 am  

It's been up there for a few months now. Kind of eerie looking at my future house before the hurricane hit.


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singlefin
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December 26, 2015 9:11 pm  

I originally posted that video back in September.
Scary video for true, a must see.
Kudos to Chris Hanley for putting it together.


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December 26, 2015 9:23 pm  

It's been up there for a few months now. Kind of eerie looking at my future house before the hurricane hit.

Do you live in that house in Herman Hill? Been to many, many great dinner parties there over the years. I sure miss Jan.

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They say there's a heaven for those who will wait
Some say it's better but I say it ain't
I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints
the sinners are much more fun...
You know that only the good die young.
BJ


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December 26, 2015 10:36 pm  

No, condo actually.


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rotorhead
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December 27, 2015 12:01 am  

OK. Sorry. The first 20 minutes of the video was taken at his mom's house on Herman Hill.

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They say there's a heaven for those who will wait
Some say it's better but I say it ain't
I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints
the sinners are much more fun...
You know that only the good die young.
BJ


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heavyd
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December 28, 2015 10:35 am  

Just pure devastation. Saw my future condo, windows blown out and flooded parking areas was the most, but the other locations around the island didn't make out so good.


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East Ender
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December 28, 2015 7:06 pm  

It would be interesting to see video from some of the same vantage points now.


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Mike Dowd
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October 1, 2019 10:40 pm  

Hello I lived in the house at the end of the video. Judy and Mike owned  the house, I lived in one of the Apt. I left St. Croix In  July of  1989 I wonder if the house is still there. I remember Judy did my horoscope, they were very nice people.

Mike Dowd

 


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