On this day: the collapse of the Piedra Movediza

El 29 de febrero de 1912 se derrumbó en Tandil la famosa piedra movediza. Esa tarde a las 17, sin que nadie pudiese explicarlo, soplaba una brisa muy suave.

The Piedra Movediza, the “shifting stone” in Tandil, Argentina, fell and broke on the 29th of February, 1912.

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A popular attraction in the area, the stone fell sometime between 5 and 6pm. There were no witnesses. Various theories have been given for the fall, but nobody knows the truth.

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