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Artists join forces to create mural on Canvey floods
Judy Dolby who is the little girl in the picture being carried by PC Bobby Pilgrim with artist Sue Pattle who painted this part of the mural IT WAS a labour of love and now the impressive, 262ft mural commemorating the devastating floods of 1953 is complete.
a Mural commemorating the Great Flood of 1953 has been officially unveiled on Canvey.
The mural, completed thanks to a A 10,000 grant from Heritage Lottery Fund and grants from the Arts Council, depicts the flood and the development of the seawall from the Dutch wall in the 17th century to the existing wall, which the Environment Agency says will last until 2070.
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