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GALLERY: The morning after the floods

The damage caused by last night’s dramatic floods was plain to see in the cold light of day – including an entire piece of garden decking floating down the Liffey. With pot plants attached.

IT’S THE DAY after the night before and Dublin in particular is counting the cost of yesterday’s floods and rain…

GALLERY: The morning after the floods
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    Lady's Lane in Kilmainham, Dublin after the Camac River burst its banks. Image: Eamonn Farrell/Photocall Ireland
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    David Cahill in his kitchen off Parnell Road, Dublin 8. The waterline of the flood is visable behind him. Image: Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland
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    Wall knocked by flood at Commons Road, Loughlinstown, Co Dublin Image: @anfearg/Greg Stanley
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    Cars still stuck in the floods in Harold's Cross area, Dublin. Image: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland
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    Cleaning up in Ringsend, Dublin. Image: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland
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    Dublin Criminal Courts Closed due to damage caused by flooding; there is no mains power supply there today. Image: Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland
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    The Harold's Cross area of Dublin. Image: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland
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    Dundrum shopping centre was closed this morning after the ground floor flooded last night. Image: Sasko Lazarov/Photocall Ireland
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    Dundrum Town Centre staff have managed to clear most of the floodwaters from the ground floor but shops are damaged. Image: @DundrumTC
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    The reality one resident of Lady's Lane in Kilmainham came down to this morning. Image: Eamonn Farrell/Photocall Ireland
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    Dublin City Council workers clean blocked drains at Harry's Terrace in Kilmainham. Image: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland
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    Debris silts up Lady's Lane in Kilmainham. Image: Eamonn Farrell/Photocall Ireland
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    Martin Murphy surveys the damage in Kilmainham. Image: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland
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    Wolfe Tone Quay in Dublin city centre was closed due to subsidence after flooding. Photo Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland
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    Starfish washed up on Termonfeckin beach in Co Louth this morning. Image: @thetasty_tart/Tara Walker
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    A piece of garden decking, still with pot plants intact, floats down the Liffey near Heuston Station, Dublin. Image: @AlanWall77
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    The River Liffey at the top of the quay walls in Dublin this morning. Image: @Duirmuid
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    The 'swimming pool' in the back garden of TheJournal.ie reader @BKatieB/Katie Baynes
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    The roaring water of the River Dodder at Rathfarnham, Dublin this morning. Image: @carnsoreboxer
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    A massive amount of debris has to be moved from the River Dodder by machine. Image: Frank Gallen
  • Floods of mornings past - 1954

    This is an aerial shot of flooding at Fairview, Dublin on a December morning in 1954. Image produced courtesy of National Library of Ireland from the Independent Newspapers collection.

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