Lairgate, Beverley 1912 (archive ref DDX1544-1-17 (11))

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On 24th July 1912, heavy rains subjected the town of Beverley to major flooding. Here is the central street of Lairgate, completely awash with water, while a group of local boys pose for the camera.


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    Ene Aguiar

    • 22/Jul/2021 14:06:08

    Sob meu olhar, vejo crianças brincando na água, e pararam para a fotografia. Criança é criança em qualquer lugar, em qualquer tempo. O defeito está no homem, que não levou o menino no coração quando cresceu. coração vermelho💕