Tag Archives: Flood of 1822

Frankenstorm: Check out these 10 links to stories, photos of Sandy, bad weather events

10 links tell about bad weather events in York County’s past – and present – with Hurricane Sandy bearing down.

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

Dover (Pa.) Township property owners moved their sheep from a pen near the Conewago Creek amid fears of the creek flooding, leaving only this barred rock hen, a rooster and a few other birds in the yard. These remnants of … Continue reading

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