Tag Archives: Flood of 1955

Historical society puts Flood of ‘55 online

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Historical Society has brought the Flood of 1955 into the digital age. The historical society’s newest exhibit, Naugatuck and the Flood of 1955, is the society’s…

Residents sought to share flood stories

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Historical Society is putting together an oral history of the Flood of 1955. The society is seeking residents who remember the flood to share their stories…

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A flood of stories

NAUGATUCK — On Aug. 19, 1955, Sandra Clark stood on the Green and watched the Naugatuck River wash over the Whittemore Bridge, sweeping away a three-story building. “It was an…