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Remembering the Great Storm of 1703

Remembering the Great Storm of 1703
trefwoorden: UK - storm - 18e eeuw
Weather experts from across the country are gathering to mark 300 years since one of the most ferocious storms ever to hit the UK.
The Great Storm of 1703 left a trail of devastation greater than that caused by the "hurricane" of 1987 or the floods of 1953.
Thousands of lives were lost including 8,000-10,000 at sea as gales lashed the east coast of Britain.

Lees verder bij: Ananova ( november 2003)