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River Ouse in flood, York
England

The river Ouse flood in flood from Ouse Bridge in York.  The river height was approx. 4.00m above normal.  In Nov 2000 the river reached a height of 5.40m above its normal level (its highest level in 400 years).

Copyright: Andy elliston
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Uploaded: 11/02/2011
Updated: 04/09/2014
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Tags: flood; river; "river ouse"; york; bridge
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