The link below is to an article reporting on the ruins of Thessaloniki’s ancient past, which is being discovered beneath a construction site.
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The Great Sheffield Flood
On this day in 1864, the Dale Dyke Dam ruptured and Sheffield in England was hit by a flood that killed some 270 people. As the dam was being filled following its construction, the dam gave way and a massive volume of water swept down the Loxley Valley and smashed into several towns. Some 800 houses were also destroyed in the disaster.
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