Holmfirth Flood

An unusual photo postcard from the early 1900s which appears to show a painted backdrop of the 1852 Holmfirth Flood with physical objects representing debris in the foreground. It was possibly published to mark the 50th anniversary of the flood.

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collection:Postcards
tags:1900-09, Holmfirth, Holmfirth Flood of 1852, Photographs, Photographs: Monochrome, Postcards, Postcards: Monochrome
rights:Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)
date added:21 February 2019

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