The Great Paris Flood Of 1910

Climate Changes.

NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT

By Paul Homewood

With the floods in France in the news, Dennis Ambler reminds me of the Great Paris Flood of 1910.

The following sequence is from the Parisian Field website:

https://parisianfields.wordpress.com/2013/12/08/remembering-the-great-paris-flood-of-1910/

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There are countless images of the flood, but perhaps none speaks so eloquently of the disruption as the interior of the Gare d’Orsay. It looks like an over-the-top swimming pool. This photo, as with all of the images in this blog, is from the Paris en Images website, one of my favourite Paris places.

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