SO8440 : New Street flooded

near to Upton Upon Severn, Worcestershire, Great Britain

New Street flooded
New Street flooded
Heavy rain has swollen the River Severn and flooding has started on the most vulnerable roads around the riverside town of Upton-upon-Severn.
The new flood gates (50m behind the camera) have been closed for the first time.
SO8440 : Flood Gate operationally closed for the first time
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Date Taken
Sunday, 29 April, 2012   (more nearby)
Sunday, 29 April, 2012
Geographical Context
Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Roads, Road transport  Water resources  Flat landscapes 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 8488 4068 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:3.8571N 2:13.3181W
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 8493 4067
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Flooded Road  Flood 

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