Hurricane Hazel - 50 years later October 1954 Hurricane Hazel


Rescue Efforts / Devastation / Before and After / The Commemoration


Woodbridge was the first community on the Humber to flood. A bridge acted as a temporary dam, halting the flow of water for a brief period, but when the bridge failed, the flood would cascade down the river.
















Photography from the archives of Toronto and Region Conservation unless otherwise noted.


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