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1669

The Shenandoah Valley was explored by John Lederer

Other events that happened on or around 1669

1753

The "Pumpkin Flood" was one of the first recorded floods on the Shenandoah River

1852

The Shenandoah River flooded

Other events that happened on or around 1852

1870

The Shenandoah River flooded

Other events that happened on or around 1870

1896

The Shenandoah River flooded

Other events that happened on or around 1896

Mar 18, 1936

The Shenandoah River flooded

Oct 16, 1942

The Shenandoah River at Millville crested 19 feet above flood stage, the worst flood on the river

Other events that happened on or around October 16, 1942

1945

Julia Davis published The Shenandoah

Other events that happened on or around 1945

Jun 23, 1972

The Shenandoah River flooded

Nov 06, 1985

The Shenandoah River flooded

Other events that happened on or around November 06, 1985

Sep 08, 1996

The Shenandoah River flooded


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