It was reported that the sea in the harbor was unusually heavy due to a gale from the S.S.W. of exceptional violence combined with high water at night caused minor flooding in Portpatrick (Hickey, 1997).
No known sources of information.
Receptor and Consequence
This event saw flooding in a harbour in Portpatrick (Hickey, 1997).
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|Ports||Harbour flooded in Portpatrick.|
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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.