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York Marygate Landing Water Tower R Ouse in Flood p01

Photograph: River Ouse in flood at Marygate Landing (York). Water Tower immersed to 1st floor level.

Image Description

The image shows the Water Tower (part of the defences associated with St Mary's Abbey in York), immersed up to first floor level by the River Ouse. The Marygate Landing flood gate is closed to protect the houses beyond. The tower and houses are being reflected in the flood water.