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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