How history remembers past York County storms of epic size

This video is part of the York, Pa., Daily Record/Sunday News’ coverage of  the flood of September 7, 2011. For an overview, visit: County deluged with flooding emergencies .

How the current deluge will be remembered by history remains to be seen.  But to see how history remembers past deluges – and floods, droughts and snowstorms, visit: Bad weather events from York County’s past.

Also, other posts of note:

- Tropical Storm Agnes savaged York County with more than 15 inches of rain.

- A list of traumatic, painful incidents that rocked York County.

Agnes in York County, by the tragic numbers.

York County residents passed through fire and water, or water and fire, in 1822.

- What is the probability of another flood like Agnes?

YDRs Remember Series: Memories of Tropic Storm Agnes.

 

About Jim McClure

Editor of the York Daily Record/Sunday News, ydr.com and its many digital products. East Region Editor, Digital First Media. Journalism/history blogger: yorktownsquare.com. Author or co-author of seven York County, Pa., history books.
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