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Title: huge wave crashes through cornish village !!!!
Post by: bristolwx on August 16, 2004, 07:40:21 PM
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/cornwall/3570940.stm
Title: huge wave crashes through cornish village !!!!
Post by: administrator on August 16, 2004, 08:10:45 PM
It sounds very similar to the Lynton/Lynmouth flood of 1952, although hopefully not with the same scale of damage and loss of life.
Title: huge wave crashes through cornish village !!!!
Post by: bristolwx on August 16, 2004, 09:50:44 PM
and spookily enough the 1952 Lynton/Lynmouth floods also happened on Aug 16th.

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Title: huge wave crashes through cornish village !!!!
Post by: administrator on August 16, 2004, 10:07:44 PM
And it's 52 years since '52!