SO8440 : New Street flooded

taken 6 years ago, near to Upton Upon Severn, Worcestershire, Great Britain

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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
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 8493 4067
View Direction
WEST (about 270 degrees)
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Flooded Road  Flood 

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