Saintes, France (French Republic)
INHABITANTS USE BOATS TO FERRY PROVISIONS TO FLOODED HOMES IN SAINTES, SOUTH WESTERN FRANCE.
Inhabitants of the South Western French town of Saintes get in provisions by boat as the Charente river bursts its banks January 4,1994. Streets and homes in the town centre were under about a metre of water, causing widespread damage to property. SCANNED FROM NEGATIVE. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau AVD/PN