Receptor and Consequence
According to Hickey (1997) and the references therein, this event saw a “large” area of the esplanade in Kirkcaldy flooded in places to a depth of 2 ft. [0.6 m]. Wind and wave damages were reported for other Scottish towns, with many instances of damaged boats and transport disruptions.
- 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/.