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March 17, 1936 - St. Patrick’s Day Flood
thepittsburghhistoryjournal:

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: March 17, 1936 
Regional flood controls fail as downtown is inudated with water, in what will become known as the infamous St. Patrick’s Day flood, claiming at least 150 lives. Floodwaters reached a crest of 46.4 feet, highest in the city’s history.  


March 17, 1936 - St. Patrick’s Day Flood
thepittsburghhistoryjournal:

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: March 17, 1936 
Regional flood controls fail as downtown is inudated with water, in what will become known as the infamous St. Patrick’s Day flood, claiming at least 150 lives. Floodwaters reached a crest of 46.4 feet, highest in the city’s history.  

March 17, 1936 - St. Patrick’s Day Flood

thepittsburghhistoryjournal:

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: March 17, 1936 

Regional flood controls fail as downtown is inudated with water, in what will become known as the infamous St. Patrick’s Day flood, claiming at least 150 lives. Floodwaters reached a crest of 46.4 feet, highest in the city’s history.