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Grote Mandrenke

Saint Marcellus' flood or Grote Mandrenke was a massive southwesterly Atlantic gale (see also European windstorm) which swept across the British Isles, the ...

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2012 11:1 Offa's Dyke Das Grote Mandrenke All Saints and All Souls
most infamous was “Das Grote Mandrenke” in 1362 – the great drowner of men. However, not only the changing weather conditions caused the hight floods post  ...
Climate4you update January 2010
The storm Grote Mandrenke (Great Drowning of Men) strikes the Netherlands in January 1362. Hurricane-force winds with enormous waves and a considerable ...
The Crisis of the 14th Century: 'Teleconnections' between
epizootics and flood events such as St. Mary Magdalene's Flood of 1342, which led to massive erosion, or the 'Grote Mandrenke' storm surge of the year 1362 at  ...
Dec 13, 2004 1362 – Grote Mandrenke – 25,000 deaths. • 1703 – The “Great Storm” (UK). • 1879 – Tay rail bridge disaster (UK).
The Worst Natural Disasters by Death Toll
Jul 22, 2009 Grote Mandrenke, storm tide Netherlands, Germany, Denmark 1362 10,000 Great Iran Flood. Iran 1954 2,200 Johnstown Flood Pennsylvania ...

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A storm by any other name
For sheer drama it's hard to beat the Grote Mandrenke, the Great Man Drowning, of 1362, that led to at least 25,000 deaths along the North Sea coastlines of England and Europe.
The Impending Deluge
The record of history is sobering. On Jan. 16, 1362, a severe southwesterly storm swept across the British Isles.
FSA DS: A History of Winning Strategies
The closest competition, only 300 points away, came from Team Grote Mandrenke, with Andy Schleck as the high-scoring Tour guy, and a slew of second-tier riders -- Gesink, Gilbert, Pozzato, Chavanel -- all coming through big.
Versunkenes Steinzeit-Paradies | Doggerland – das Atlantis der Nordsee
So versanken im Januar 1362 bei der Zweiten Marcellusflut, die auch Grote Mandrenke („großes Ertrinken“) genannt wurde, Teile von Nordfriesland endgültig im Meer.
Getting ready for the storm surge
Known as the Grote Mandrenke or "great drowning of men", it is believed to have claimed more than 25,000 lives. Just as in 1953, the 2007 floods brought the lack of preparedness in the UK for a major flood event into sharp focus.

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