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Camden, Penrith - Report on the 1867 Flood

This report presents an estimate 16,600 cubic metres per second for the peak flow rate in the Warragamba Gorge during the flood on or around the 22nd of June 1867.

The method of estimation is described in the body of the text and relevant descriptions of the flood and the levels it reached at the time appear in appendices.

Additional Information

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Title Camden, Penrith - Report on the 1867 Flood
Publication Date 1 January 1985
Themes Land and Resource Management
Spatial Extent
Map data © OpenStreetMap contributors
Council/LGA Penrith City Council
Author/ Prepared by Sydney Water Board
Publish date 28 July 2017
Update date 28 July 2017
Place Name Camden
Approval State Approved
Submitted for approval 28 July 2017
Submitted by John Silk
Approved 31 July 2017
Approved by jhudson
Data Comment

Report only; no other data. Legacy data; may have been superseded.

Identifier bdd6ea24-0453-4c9f-a923-e4554f97fb8e