Flood of '97
Following is a listing of photographs taken during and immediately after the flooding which occurred from New Year's Eve through the third of January, 1997. The photos are arranged by date and location. Click on the description to see the photograph.
WARNING!!! The files range in size from 54K to 99K. The file size is shown with the description of each picture.
1 January 1997
Ashland Creek flowing past the picnic area at Ashland Christian Fellowship 63K
Ashland Creek crossing Hersey Street at Water Street 72K
Ashland Creek along Water Street, toward town 86K
Ashland Creek from bridge over Water Street 86K
Entrance to Lithia Park 86K
Bridge over Ashland Creek at Entrance to Lithia Park, toward watershed 86K
Lithia Park: Ashland Creek at bridge by playground, toward watershed 86K
Lithia Park: The playground after water receded 90K
Lithia Park: Ashland Creek at bridge by playground, toward town 72K
Ashland Creek flowing behind Plaza stores 77K
2 January 1997
North end of Plaza from Granite Street toward Water Street 59K
Water flowing past Plaza Storefronts 54K
Ashland Creek flowing behind Plaza stores 99K
3 January 1997
Entrance to Lithia Park, from Shakespeare 95K
North Main toward Plaza 77K
North Main, closer to Plaza 86K
Ashland Creek flowing past Ashland Bar and Grill 90K
North Main looking into Plaza 86K
Big equipment on Plaza 77K
Plaza, looking toward entrance to Lithia Park 86K
Water Street sinkhole 86K
Water Street from bridge by Puck's Donuts 81K
Siskiyou Boulevard at Ashlander Apartments 77K
Ashlander Apartments 72K
Siskiyou Boulevard at Ashlander, waterfall over road edge 95K
11 January 1997
Creek through Ashlander Apartments
Waterfall off Siskiyou Boulevard at Ashlander Apartments
Preparing for repairs at Siskiyou Boulevard at Ashlander Apartments
Entrance to Lithia Park, looking toward Plaza
Ashland Creek across Winburn Way
Ashland Creek across Winburn Way.....Enlargement
Flood Debris on Winburn Way in Lithia Park
Uprooted roses in Lithia Park
Bridge over Ashland Creek at Playground in Lithia Park
Relief is spelled COOK'S
Miscellaneous Related Pictures
Indoor plumbing during the water outage 95K
Keep checking.....More to come!!!
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