flood disaster remembered

Memorial to the victims of the  Sheffield Flood on its 150th Anniversary
Memorial to the victims of the Sheffield Flood on its 150th Anniversary

Lord Mayor Vickie Priestley lead a wreath outside offices at Millsands, near the Wicker, on Tuesday, in memory of the 240 victims of the Great Sheffield Flood of March 11, 1864.

The flood was caused by a breach of Dale Dyke Dam, near Bradfield.