Floods around Windsor and Eton and flood defence being built along the Mississippi River in the USA.
SLATE INFORMATION - 'SOS Growing menace of appalling floods throughout country calls for immediate action by authorities'
Swollen River Thames surging along / flooded street / floodwater around houses
SLATE INFORMATION - 'Windsor....typical of a thousand other localities'
Eton schoolboys in tail coats and top hats walking along makeshift bridge over floodwater / car along through floodwater / lorry along through floodwater / horse led through floodwater
SLATE INFORMATION - 'Playing fields of Eton'
Flooded playing fields of Eton College
SLATE INFORMATION - 'The Mississippi is also liable to flood......but Americans counteract it in advance'
Flood defences being built along the banks of the Mississippi River
SLATE INFORMATION - 'A flexible concrete bulwark'
Concrete flood defences being constructed
SLATE INFORMATION - 'Chelsea thinks there may be a danger'
Railing along the River Thames having boards attached to try to prevent flooding / River Thames surging along
Background: Floods around Windsor and Eton and flood defence being built along the Mississippi River in the USA.