Memorial commemorating the davasting floods of January 31st 1953, the event that led to the development and construction of the

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Memorial commemorating the davasting floods of January 31st 1953, the event that led to the development and construction of the Thames Barrier, shown here in the raised position to prevent the floodplain of all but the easternmost boroughs of Greater London from being flooded by exceptionally high tides and storm surges moving up from the North Sea
Location: London, UK, England