The Flood Came and Took Them All Away: A Sermon on the Holmfirth Flood (also titled The Holmfirth Flood) was written by the Rev. Joshua Fawcett, Incumbent of Wibsey Chapel in Bradford, and published in 1852.
The book comprises the text of a sermon preached by the Rev. Fawcett on Sunday 8 February 1852, along with a substantial appendix containing detailed information about the Holmfirth Flood of 1852.
Under the terms of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, the copyright of literary, dramatic, musical or artistic works in the United Kingdom expires at the end of the period of 70 years from the end of the calendar year in which the author dies.
The author, Rev. Joshua Fawcett, died on 21 December 1864.
This book has been transcribed for Huddersfield Exposed and can be read online:
The book has been digitised and made available by Google, although is difficult to find online.