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Commercial Road in Louth Riverhead

Commercial Road in Louth Riverhead

Commercial Road began in 1820 when the Riverhead area of Louth was developing

Dr William Robert Higgins, Louth’s doctor hero

Dr William Robert Higgins, Louth’s doctor hero

Dr Higgins was one of the outstanding heroes of the Louth Flood on Saturday 29 May 1920

Epidemics in Louth, and the Saturday Pits

Epidemics in Louth, and the Saturday Pits

The Covid-19 pandemic has prompted a look at historical epidemics in Louth

Account of the Louth Flood by Helen Sharpe, a pupil teacher

Account of the Louth Flood by Helen Sharpe, a pupil teacher

From their vantage point at Louth Railway Station Helen and her mother witnessed a wall of water nearly six feet high moving through the town and demolishing houses

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