The flooded premises of South Western Scrap Merchants, 17-20 St John's Road 1960
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The top of a submerged van can just be seen. 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.
Chronicle X F567 Q211/47
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Bath Central Library