The Great Sheffield Flood
- Acknowledgements -
I would like to thank the following people for their various forms, and degrees, of help in my gathering of information for this web site:
Martin Olive - and the other staff in the Local Studies section of Sheffield's Central Library
Peter Machan (Author of 'The Dramatic Story of the Sheffield Flood')
Malcolm Nunn (of the Bradfield Historical Society)(also a descendent of William Horsfield - the man who first discovered the crack in the Dale Dyke embankment)
Karen Lightowler - for help locating a number of flood victims' graves, and other information.
Geofrey Amey (The late) - for giving me permission to make the e-text of his book, 'Collapse of the Dale Dyke Dam', available for download from my site.
Flood at Sheffield - 1864 (main page)