This event was associated high tide combined with high wind led to flooding (Hickey, 1997).
No known sources of information.
Receptor and Consequence
There was flooding in Inverness causing the houses in Bank Street and Douglas Row submerged in nine to ten inches depth of water (Hickey, 1997). Coastal flooding was also reported in London, Fenland, and Hull (Zong and Tooley, 2003).
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|Residential property||Houses in Bank Street and Douglas Row 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.
- Zong, Y. and Tooley, M. J. A. (2003). ‘Historical Record of Coastal Floods in Britain: Frequencies and Associated Storm Tracks’. Natural Hazards, 29, 13–36. Available at: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1023/A%3A1022942801531 (Accessed: 5 March 2015).