Storm lead to high tides (Hickey, 1997).
No knows sources of information.
Receptor and Consequence
This event (possibly a continuation of the storm that caused flooding a day earlier) saw “considerable” flooding at Alloa (Hickey, 1997). At the shorehead the quay was flooded up to 100 yards [91.4 m] inland as far as the Mar Hotel. At Tullibody Island the Inch was almost completely submerged, and 35 sheep were drowned.
|Loss of life||*|
|Evacuation & Rescue||*|
|Ports||Alloa quay flooded up to 100 yards inland; minor flooding at shipyards, where a quantity of timber was washed of the quay (most was recovered)|
|Water & wastewater||*|
|Livestock||35 sheep drowned|
|Agricultural land||Tullibody Inch flooded|
- 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/items/aa6dfd04-d53f-4741-1bb7-bdf99fb153be/1/.