Glossop Heritage Trust

The Great Storm in Peakland 1930.



The storm hit Glossop, Simmondley, Charlesworth, Hadfield, Rowarth and New Mills at about noon on Wednesday 18th June 1930. The photos below show just a little of the resulting damage.


Monks Road, Charlesworth, and Simmondley
Monks Road 1930 Monks Road 1930 Simmondly 1930

Turn Lee
Flood damage at Turn Lee 1930 Flood damage at Turn Lee 1930

Bridgefield
Floods at Bridgefield 1930 Floods at Bridgefield 1930
Floods at Bridgefield 1930 Floods at Bridgefield 1930

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