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- Tags: Dwellings - Flood damage - Jamaica
Section of a flooded out dwelling.
"Right: Eighty year old Helen Grant tells of her plight on Thursday night. Thick mud has covered the floor of her house in the background."
"A family in Providence Pen Lane looking at the damage done to furniture after the culvert in the Lane overflowed and three feet high water raged through the houses."
"Flooded out: Residents of this section of Majesty Pen caught moving articles of furniture from their homes yesterday."
"A Wag Water tributary broke through this retaining wall flowing into the Golden Spring premises of Alphus Sinclair who is 85 years old. A dejected Mr. Sinclair (on steps) views the damage done to his house which has been standing for over 20 years."
"2. Adina Bruff of Highland Drive uses a rake stick to test the depth of the water in the gully which runs in the back of her yard. Water overflowed the gully bank and went for her house to damage furniture and other personal effects."
"Stuart Pattinson's home was one of those most affected in Barbican Heights during Gilda rains."
"A bedroom of Al Murray's house at 8 Tavistock, Barbican Heights."
2B Essex Avenue, Kingston 8
"Washed-out remains of Edward Bailey's backyard at 2B Essex Avenue, Kingston 8."
Railway Beach, Montego Bay
"One of the many houses at Railway Lane Beach which was severely damaged by Thursday night's flooding and Friday's heavy showers in Montego Bay."
"Soldiers guard a plane after its crash-landing at Lilliput near Montego Bay yesterday."