Six of the most catastrophic weather events in British history: Image: Frost fair on the River Thames in London, 1683, during the 'Little Ice Age'

Six of the most catastrophic weather events in British history: Image: Frost fair on the River Thames in London, 1683, during the 'Little Ice Age'

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1) ‘De Grote Mandrenke’, 1362 

2) Europe’s bitterly cold winter, 1407–8

3) The Great Tudor Drought, 1540–41 

4) The Lewes Avalanche, 1836

5) The Great Tempest of 1703

6) The Climate Crisis, 1815–17

To read about these events, please visit >> http://www.historyextra.com/article/medieval/6-most-catastrophic-weather-events-british-history?

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