Bristol Flood of 1968

The Great Flood of 1968 happened after huge amounts of rain and thunderstorms hit the South West in July.

Sweeping away roads and bridges, seven people lost their lives and the floods caused untold devastation to property across the South West.

1. Ashton Gate gets flooded

2. Eastville

3. The Black Swan – Stapleton Road

4. Flooding in the low level area of Bedminster & Ashton

5. East Street, Bedminster

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