The floods of 1947 affected huge areas of York, causing widespread disruption. These photographs were all taken 65 years ago, as York residents struggled to cope with the waters.

York floods in 1947

York Press: Leeman Road, Marble Arch

Leeman Road, Marble Arch

York floods in 1947

1:46pm Wed 21 Mar 12

Related galleries

Local Information

Enter your postcode, town or place name

House prices »   Schools »   Crime »   Hospitals »


About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree