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This boat wound up at the intersection of Beard and Richards streets in Red Hook.
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The storm surge coated DUMBO in a layer of debris.
3/18
Workers surveyed the damage and started cleaning inside Fairway in Red Hook.
4/18
Floodwaters ripped through Fairway in Red Hook.
5/18
Surging waters inundated homes — and forced many Brooklynites to toss out their soaked possessions.
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Hurricane Sandy toppled trees inside and outside of Prospect Park — blocking the controversial Prospect Park West bike lane.
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The storm flooded the basement and shattered the windows at Frank Morales’s Van Brunt Street home.
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Red Hook residents tried to stay out of the floodwater left behind by Hurricane Sandy as they made their way home.
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The storm left wreckage scattered across Red Hook.
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Hurricane Sandy did not spare Green-Wood Cemetery.
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Hurricane Sandy hit Red Hook with strong wind, heavy rain, and a powerful storm surge.
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Hurricane Sandy damaged the walls and floor inside the River Cafe — and forced the lauded restaurant to let off a little water on Tuesday.
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High tides in DUMBO left debris at Fulton Ferry Landing.
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The storm surge left behind huge puddles in DUMBO.
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Red Hook was one of many waterfront neighborhoods that endured a devastating storm surge during Hurricane Sandy.
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Van Brunt Street near Fairway was underwater on Tuesday.
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Here’s an additional batch of photos showing Hurricane Sandy hitting the borough — and the damaged it left behind. Click here for pictures from Southern Brooklyn neighborhoods.

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Reader Feedback

Marion from Sheepshead bay road says:
How are things along bay road no pictures and on shore pkwy along belt and brown street off emmons
Nov. 1, 2012, 12:19 pm
Brooklyn from Windsor Terrace says:
The storm surge could only have made Hope and Anchor cleaner - thank goodness!
Nov. 1, 2012, 10:33 pm
ty from pps says:
"blocking the controversial Prospect Park West bike lane"

Couldn't resists, eh?
Nov. 2, 2012, 2:25 pm

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