Storm Event

Severity ? 2

Receptor and Consequence

This event was associated with coastal flooding in Horsey and London according to Zong and Tooley (2003). In Horsey, the defences repaired from February breached once more (The Times, 1938). Large areas of agricultural land flooded to great depth.


  1. 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: [Accessed March 5, 2015].
  2. The Times, 1938. East Norfolk Sea Floods. Times Newspapers Limited, [London, England]. The Times Digital Archive.