Theme Explorer

Page 1 of 7 111 Records Found

A Terrible Shipwreck

This is an oil painting on canvas depicting the shipwreck of several ships in a fierce storm and was painted by T.L Morilyan R.N. in 1870. Local people can be seen on the beach watching the activity and ...

Alcester. Flood

A flooded street in Alcester showing the Cross Keys public house. People viewing from first floor windows and doorways of terraced houses. 1 June 1924.

Alcester. River Arrow

River Arrow at Alcester in 1940 after the big freeze, showing sheets of ice and the river in flood.

Atherstone. Alders Mill

The rear of Alders Mill, on the 2nd July 1958. Later that day the flood water reached a height of 18 inches in the living room of No. 1 cottage.

Atherstone. Sheepy Lane

Swollen River Anker in Sheepy Lane, Atherstone, after heavy rain. 1951

Attleborough. Street scene during the floods

A street scene in Attleborough during the 1900 flood

Barford. River Avon

Floods at Barford, on River Avon, view looking toward Sherbourne. December 1960

Bidford on Avon. Bridge

View of the bridge, flooded River Avon and surrounding area. Bidford on Avon, 1912

Birdingbury. Floods

Scene of flooded river in Birdingbury. 1900s

Bursting of the Napton and Warwick Canal

A newspaper cutting of a black and white print illustrating the bursting of the Napton and Warwick canal. A rowing boat is sinking in the foreground while crowds of people watch from the far bank.

Clifford Chambers. Manor Mill in flood

Floods at The Manor Mill, Clifford Chambers. 1927

Coleshill. High Street, flooding

Children paddling in flood waters in High Street, Coleshill. 1912

Combrook. Looking towards a farm

Combrook, looking towards a farm. The lane may be flooded. 1930s

Dormer Place, Leamington Spa

Black and white photograph of the corner of Dormer Place during the 1932 flood. 87mm x 62mm.

Dunchurch. Tree struck by lightning

Tree struck by lightning on Lady John Scott's estate, Dunchurch. 1900s

Flood in Garfield Road

Showing flooded houses during 'The Great Flood' of 1900. Rover Company building can be seen to the right of the photograph.

Flooding in Leamington Spa

The photograph shows All Saints Parish Church and the Royal Pump Rooms in Leamington Spa during the flood in 1932.

Grandborough. Easter floods

Floods in village streets, Grandborough. Easter 1998 Photograph supplied by kind permission of the Rugby Advertiser.