Tagged with storm damage

A Great Storm 1476

Here’s an account of a storm, which caused immense damage. The population of the city was much lower than today of course, so I wonder at the number of people drowned. Couldn’t they escape to higher ground, of which Bristol has plenty? Or did it hit so fast they were caught out. If it hit … Continue reading

After the Storm

It had been a rather scary few days watching the huge trees in our yard thrashing in the wind, but my plants are well sheltered. This gladioli looks like it took a hit but the soil is so thin it started lurching & is now being propped up by the lavender which is rearing out … Continue reading

After the Storm

It had been a rather scary few days watching the huge trees in our yard thrashing in the wind, but my plants ate well sheltered. This gladioli looks like it took a hit but the soil is so thin it started lurching & is now being propped up by the lavender which is rearing out … Continue reading