David NICOLAS

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HMS Resolution in a Gale. By Willem van de Velde the Younger. Circa 1678.

The Great Storm of 1703 was the greatest windstorm ever recorded in the southern part of Great Britain, with wind gusts of up to 120 mph. At least people are thought to have died. The Royal Navy lost 13 ships, including the HMS Resolution, shown above.