Newspaper reports indicate the event was dominated by fluvial sources, with the marine influence unclear The Times, 1920. The Times Digital Archive.[/ref]. An early estimate suggested 350 properties were seriously damaged and 22 people were killed. Because the marine influence is unclear, this event is limited to Category 2.
|Loss of life||Estimated 22 dead|
|Residential property||Estimated 350 properties flooded|
|Evacuation & Rescue||*|
|Water & wastewater||*|
The Times, 1920. Gales In The North. Times Newspapers Limited, [London, England].
No knows sources of information.
Receptor and Consequence
This event was associated with flooding at Louth and the Lud Valley, and Grimsby [ref title="Zong and Tooley, 2003"]Zong, Y. & Tooley, M.J., 2003. A Historical Record of Coastal Floods in Britain: Frequencies and Associated Storm Tracks. Natural Hazards, 29(1), pp.13–36. Available at: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1023/A%3A1022942801531 [Accessed March 5, 2015].