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Bridge at Hancock, 1936


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This annotated photograph shows the effect of the 1936 flood on the bridge crossing the Potomac River at Hancock. The high water mark on the bridge is marked where the span was washed away. A collection of leaves wedged at high water level in a tree is also marked.



ID:
acfl083

Notes:
Courtesy of Albert L. Feldstein

Date:
1936-03

Collection Location:
LaVale, MD

Subject:
Floods, Maryland, Cumberland, History; Cumberland (Md.),History.

Coverage:
Western Maryland, 1936

 
 
Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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