Storm damaged Seaton: More photos

Massive waves ripped up the surface along Seaton seafront

Massive waves ripped up the surface along Seaton seafront - Credit: Archant

Seafront hit by massive waves

Boats take a battering in Axmouth harbour

Boats take a battering in Axmouth harbour - Credit: Archant

East Devon District Council staff have been clearing up and assessing the damage after yesterday’s devastating storm at Seaton.

Seaton seafront with washed up trees. Picture by Helena Whitten

Seaton seafront with washed up trees. Picture by Helena Whitten - Credit: Archant

West Walk toilets have received extensive damage with doors smashed and shingle inside.

Ferocious winds and the exceptionally high tilde piled shingle against the sea wall, limiting the effectiveness of the wave return and putting properties in Beach Road at risk

The sea overtopped the seawall and damaged some flower bed walls behind.


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As a result the council called in a contractor to re-grade the shingle to restore protection.

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