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“A Turbulent River After the Recent Rains”

8th October 1927
"A Turbulent River After the Recent Rains"

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1927 – You can see that the River’s flowing very strongly here — some of the Water Flow was directed into the Washing Tanks of the Tannery Factory where the Skins were washed.

From the Archive of David Le Sueur and Family.

Dean Village Memories Added by Dean Village Memories Attributed to: The Weekly Scotsman

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