The Great Flood of 1905

An image gallery of Bray during the great flood of August 1905

By Ciara O'Brien

In August 1905, Bray, Co. Wicklow, suffered severe flooding which wreaked havoc and destruction throughout the community.  These images taken from the collection of Wicklow County Council Library Service illustrate the impact of the flooding and its immediate aftermath.

Photo:The Cripple's Home, Bray

The Cripple's Home, Bray

Wicklow County Council Library Service

Photo:Dargle Road, Bray

Dargle Road, Bray

Wicklow County Council Library Service

Photo:Sheridan's Lane, Bray

Sheridan's Lane, Bray

Wicklow County Council Library Service

Photo:Ravenswell Row, Little Bray

Ravenswell Row, Little Bray

Wicklow County Council Library Service

Photo:Little Bray

Little Bray

Wicklow County Council Library Service

Photo:Dargle River

Dargle River

Wicklow County Council Library Service

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