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Frank wrote:Topical point. How prone to flooding would this site be?
It should be okay. The river Ely was diverted in the middle of the last century in order to alleviate flooding. It used to run down what's now Paper Mill Road and part of Sanitorium Road. The diversion was made to ensure the paper mill didn't get flooded and it seems to have worked.