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Redoubt reported activity

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Event Name : Redoubt 1881

This is a questionable event.

Start: 1881 Observed

"Smoke": BibCard
Lava flow: BibCard
"Fire", "Glowing", or incandescence: BibCard
Eruption Type:Explosive

Description: From Cordeiro (1910): "To the eastward, Redoubt Volcano, 11,060 feet high, is constantly smoking, with periods of exaggerated activity. Fire has been seen issuing from its summit far out at sea. A great eruption took place in 1881, when a party of native hunters half-way up its slopes were overwhelmed by a lava-flow and only two escaped." This account is not mentioned in other eruption compilations.

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