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Water, Water Everywhere! March 31, 2010

Posted by littlebangtheory in Love and Death.
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Heavy rains on top of Spring frost-out means high water levels in our local rivers.  The Deerfield has breached its banks:

…and riverside properties are at peril:

Both of these shots were taken in the center of my town, Charlemont.

Of course, “everywhere” by definition includes the cellar here at the Rolling J Farm:

That’s about two feet of water, enough to submerge and disable our water pump, electric water heater and oil burner/furnace.  I was obliged to take the day off from work to work on getting a pump going and trying to dry things out.

**Update – We have running water and the water heater has been resurrected, though our heating system is down for the count.  More to follow as our efforts continue.

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1. bobbie - April 1, 2010

Gee. This looks too familiar. But I do believe your flooding is worse than ours.

2. sherry - April 1, 2010

glad you are all o.k. my daughter and her family have been flooded twice in the past few years. it’s scary and a lot of work.


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