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Sou·fri·ère

 (so͞o′frē-ĕr′)
1. A volcano, 1,234 m (4,048 ft) high, on St. Vincent Island in the Windward Islands of the West Indies. A violent eruption in 1902 killed more than 1,000 people.
2. also La Soufrière (lä) A volcano, 1,467 m (4,813 ft) high, on southern Basse-Terre Island, Guadeloupe, in the Leeward Islands of the West Indies. It was the site of the first eruption recorded in the West Indies (1660).

Soufrière

(French sufrjɛr)
n
1. (Placename) a volcano in the Caribbean, on N St Vincent: erupted in 1902, killing about 2000 people. Height: 1234 m (4048 ft)
2. (Placename) a volcano in the Caribbean, on S Montserrat: the highest point on the island; erupted 1997, causing the effective destruction of the capital, Plymouth, and requiring the partial evacuation of the island. Height: 915 m (3002 ft)
3. (Placename) a volcano in the Caribbean, on Guadeloupe. Height: 1484 m (4869 ft)
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And St Lucia also has what it claims is the only drive-in volcano in the world at Soufriere, the island's former capital.
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Look closer and you can still see, here and there, the possessions of families who ed as the ash cloud billowed from the previously dormant Soufriere Hills volcano on July 18, 1995.
Look closer and you can still see, here and there, the possessions of families who fled as the ash cloud billowed from the previously dormant Soufriere Hills volcano on July 18, 1995.
For decades, the fertile slopes of La Soufriere volcano, which occupies the northern third of this 344-kilometre-square island, has produced illegally grown marijuana that fuels the local underground economy, and the trade in that illicit drug across the eastern Caribbean.
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The adventures begin in the southof the island, near the main city of Soufriere.
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