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August 28, 2011
More Photos of Bristol Flooding
Frederick Street bridge area Photo by Craig Minor, used with permission.
Laura Minor just sent a brief report from Forestville:
"The Copper Mine Brook has flooded and is covering Frederick and West Washington. Houses are ruined two blocks from us. There is no way to get from our side of town through to downtown Bristol easily. Forestviille Center is flooded also as is Mix St./Rte. 6. I've never seen anything like this. Water is rising and the wind is strong. We watched a big branch go down which luckily didn't hit anything."
Brenda Martin took photos all over town that really capture some of the flooding woes. Here they are: