1910 - 2016: 1 century and 2 floods in Paris

Posted by Anthony Baillard 5 years, 5 months ago

Paris knows for the last few days an impressive flood, comparable to the one that happened in 1910. So comparable that we decided to compare!

Pictures from 1910 were found on this page:
http://www.pariszigzag.fr/paris-insolite-secret/photos-crue-seine-paris-1910

Pictures from 2016 are CC-NY-NC-SA Anthony Baillard.

Go to the end of the article to find a map localizing the different pictures along the Seine river.

Notre-Dame and le Petit-Pont in 1910 and 2016.

Pont Solférino in 1910 - Passerelle Solférino in 2016

Pont Saint-Pères in 1910 - Passerelle du Carrousel in 2016.

Square du Pont-Neuf in 1910 © F. F. - Square du Vert-Galant in 2016.

Quai Saint-Bernard in 1910 and 2016.

Quai de Grenelle in 1910 and 2016.

Quai de Béthune in 1910 © Archives Mairie de Paris and in 2016.

Pont de l'Alma in 1910 © Albert Chevojon / BHVP / Roger-Viollet and in 2016.

Pont Alexandre III in 1910 © La Seine en partage, Ville de Paris and in 2016.


© 2016 Google

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