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The flood of 1953 was one of the largest in the history of the Netherlands. It all started one night when a low pressure area caused a storm in the North Sea. Together with the high tide the dykes could not hold it anymore.….

Flood of 1953: The story

What happened and how have humans experienced the flood of 1953? This and more you read in the story of the flood of 1953 

Flood of 1953: Hour to hour

No time to read the whole story? Then we also have a summary were we discusses the events day by day.

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