Flooded River Avon at Newbridge, 1960
3 3 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 25cm

Flooded River Avon at Newbridge, 1960

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The last great flood of Bath came in July 1968, after a long period of drought; a phenomenal downpour overwhelmed the evolving flood defences before they were fully operational. They have proved effective in protecting Bath since then.

Image Reference


Collection Reference

Chronicle X F567 Q211/24

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Collection Location

Bath Central Library

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