Little Byde Brook in the Flood

on Thursday, 27 August 2015. 1 Posted in Places

Little Byde Brook in flood. Looking towards Cantax hill. 1935

Little Byde Brook in the flood, looking towards Cantax Hill, 1935. This disatrous flood caused a huge amount of damage to the village, sweeping away parapets from the bridges, and rising up Church and West Streets, damaging houses there. 

Image courtesy of the Wilson Photographic collection - Chippenham Museum.