Severity ? 1
Severe E.N.E. gale combined with very high tide caused flooding in Leith (Hickey, 1997).
No known sources of information.
Receptor and Consequence
This event saw flooding of Leith harbour (Hickey, 1997).
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|Ports||Leith harbour flooded.|
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*No known sources of information available
- Hickey, K. R. (1997). Documentary records of coastal storms in Scotland, 1500-1991 A.D. Coventry University. Available at: https://curve.coventry.ac.uk/open/file/aa6dfd04-d53f-4741-1bb7-bdf99fb153be/1/hick1comb.pdf.