Almourol 1979 - Almourol, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut
N 39° 27.787 W 008° 22.976
29S E 553083 N 4368352
Quick Description: This is a flood level dated 12th February 1979.
Location: Santarém, Portugal
Date Posted: 11/7/2014 6:10:31 AM
Waymark Code: WMMV6Q
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 3

Long Description:
This is a wall plaque with the date 12th February 1979 and it marks the flood level. In one of the pictures the river can be seen running way lower. It is the Tagus river, the same that widens up and has its delta in Lisbon.

The plaque is on the wall of some steps leading to a restaurant. Definitely the management is not looking forward to a flood as in 1979.
Natural or man made event?: Natural

What type of marker?: Wall plaque

When did this occur?: 12th February 1979

Website related to the event..: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
A picture showing the level along with any markers telling of what had occurred can be used. Better yet would be a picture of you or someone standing next to the high level mark, that would show if you would have been just wading or completely submersed.
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