Storm Event

Severity ? 1

Receptor and Consequence

This event was associated with coastal flooding in Sandgate (Zong and Tooley, 2003), where overtopping of the promenade damaged some vehicles (The Times, 1953).

References

  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: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1023/A%3A1022942801531 [Accessed March 5, 2015].
  2. The Times, 1953. Ferry Boat In Main Street. Times Newspapers Limited, [London, England]. The Times Digital Archive.