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Figure 4

Black and white photograph of a flooded residential street in mid twentieth century

A woman is carried piggy back along the flooded street, an overturned caravan is in a yard at right, house fences are broken down and a tractor stands amid other vehicles in the Wisbech Road area, worst stricken flood spot in King's Lynn. The town was hit in the widespread flooding that hit most of the Eastern seaboard of Britain, 1953