The Library of Virginia has posted an amazing set of photos showing the extant of the state-wide impact of Hurricane Agnes. Included are the these two shots across the valley and up Venable Street and also towards what was then the still fairly new WRVA tower.
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tagged: 1972, Hurricane Agnes, Library of Virginia, Marshall Street Viaduct, Shockoe Valley
Pretty awesome pics… “@chpn: Hurricane Agnes (1972) http://t.co/OeDAPIx3qn”
Hey, I have an idea….lets build a stadium in the middle of this area. It only floods every decade
Any pictures of the Gaston flooding in the Bottom? also the collapse at Chimborazo Playground and 31st
I’ve got this:
Grace and 31st Streets (2004)
Cheers to the great pic of the Marshall Street Viaduct worked in there.