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North Sea surge

Michael Pollard

North Sea surge

the story of the East Coast floods of 1953

by Michael Pollard

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Published by Terence Dalton in Lavenham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Floods -- England.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Michael Pollard.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGB1399.5.G7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination136p. :
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22151717M
    ISBN 100861380215
    OCLC/WorldCa16611199

      As right whales surge north, one death too many was found floating at sea trailing a slick of whether Canadians are doing enough to protect the Author: David Abel. Deltapark Neeltje Jans, a water theme park on an island in the middle of the Eastern Scheldt Storm Surge Barrier, is a place where you can enjoy gorgeous nature, culture and technology. You can also visit the Delta Experience there, where you will learn everything about the notorious North Sea Flood of It’s an absolute must-do when.

      An extensive investigation of tide and storm surge measurements in the coastal waters of the southeastern North Sea (German Bight) is now being concluded, giving new hints to tidal behaviour in a complex area, consisting of extended tidal flats, interrupted by . Costain hails surge in orders as it eyes bigger North Sea role The group reported a 20% jump in its order book to a new high of £billion after winning and extending a host of contracts.

    The North Sea Flood of was a major disaster for the Netherlands in particular. To avoid future disasters the Netherlands created the Delta Works, an impressive series of constructions to keep the water in ng (parts of) the Delta Works is a common school trip in much of the southwestern Netherlands nowadays. The interaction of surge and tide in the North Sea and River Thames Article (PDF Available) in Geophysical Journal International 55(1) - October .


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North Sea flood, the worst storm surge on record for the North Sea, occurring Jan. 31 to Feb. 1, In the Netherlands someacres (, hectares) flooded, causing at least 1, deaths and widespread property damage. In eastern England, up toacres (73, hectares) were.

Storm tides of the North Sea are coastal floods associated with low pressure systems in the North Sea, the severity of which are affected by the shallowness of the sea and the orientation of the shoreline relative to the storm's path, as well as the timing of water level can rise to more than 5 metres (17 ft) above the normal tide as a result of storm tides.

North Sea surge: The story of the east coast floods of [Pollard, Michael] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. North Sea surge: The story of the east coast floods of Cited by: The surge rounded the coast of northeast Norfolk in mid‐evening, hitting the village of Sea Palling badly and claiming seven lives.

Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft were the next towns of any size to be hit – twice in the case of Great Yarmouth, as the banks of the five‐mile long Breydon Water to its west gave way, so that water flooded into the town from its rear shortly after the sea had Cited by: 7.

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The northerly gales on the western side of this depression forced sea water south at the time of high tide, causing a tidal surge down the North Sea which locally exceeded m ( ft) above.As one of the few sociological accounts of the impacts on flood victims, North Sea Surge has often been cited by research scientists, in government reports and the press.

Now in a second edition, the author’s family update the unforgettable story of the East Coast Floods.A wonderful black & white picture of the North sea crashing against the east coast sea defenses throwing up spray as it does so which you have frozen wit your fast exposure.

Beautiful composition, framing & lighting taken with fast exposure, a steady hand or strong .