After the flood

Lake returns to normal

By Janet Penn

Bank Holiday Monday, two days after the downpour that caused flooding on the Island. The sun is shining, the flood waters have nearly gone. Just some rubbish laying about.

Photo:Walking north towards the lake. The dyke is very full of water

Walking north towards the lake. The dyke is very full of water

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Photo:This area was flooded as can be seen from other photos on this site

This area was flooded as can be seen from other photos on this site

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Photo:Environment Agency men working on the sluice from the lake

Environment Agency men working on the sluice from the lake

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Photo:Letting out more of the water from the lake.

Letting out more of the water from the lake.

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Photo:The lake looks remarkably calm. The area to the left was very flooded

The lake looks remarkably calm. The area to the left was very flooded

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Photo:The bridge that was in the lake last Saturday is now again over the lake

The bridge that was in the lake last Saturday is now again over the lake

Janet Penn

This page was added by Janet Penn on 31/08/2013.

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