An account of the great floods of August 1829

in the Province of Moray and adjoining districts by Lauder, Thomas Dick Sir, bart., of Fountainhall.

Publisher: J. McGillivray & son in Elgin

Written in English
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Statementby Sir Thomas Dick Lauder, Bart. of Fountainhall ; with and introductory note by the Rev. G. Gordon ; and extracts of a review of the work in Blackwood"s Magazine for August 1930.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii,vi,350p., plates, [2] maps
Number of Pages350
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19182295M
OCLC/WorldCa897483620

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Craigellachie Bridge The Great Flood Following the Great Flood of August Sir Thomas Dick Lauder of Fountainhall 7th Baronet, published a book entitled "An Account of the Great Floods in Morayshire in in the Province of Moray and adjoining Districts". The ‘Muckle Spate’ (literally large flood), on 4th Augustwas the most extreme flood recorded in Scottish history and extended from Inverness in the north, to Montrose on the east coast.

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While many people doubt the Great Flood ever existed, the truth is that this ‘story’ goes back thousands of people are familiar with the Genesis Flood Narrative which is written down in chapters 6–9 in the Book of Genesis, in the Bible. However, the truth is that the great flood is mentioned earlier in totally different texts.

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Sir Thomas collected a great many accounts of the flood from all affected locations and incorporated them into a book entitled “The Great Moray Floods of ”, still in print. Married at Edinkillie Church and owner of the Relugas Estate next to the Findhorn, he naturally focusses to a great.

Sir Thomas Dick Lauder's An account of the great floods of August in the province of Moray and adjoining districts () provides a detailed eyewitness account that can be used to reconstruct the flood. According to the Teeside Mercury, the disasters prompted William Garret, a Newcastle bookseller and occasional author, to write a book about it.

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