Monday, June 13, 2011

60 Years Ago Today: The 1951 Richmond Tornado

Those Richmonders who lived through the events of that day will never forget, even 60 years later. Click on the title link for a review of the tornado, a map pathing its destruction (35 buildings leveled) and quotes from survivors.

It's a sober reminder that, in this year of "city" tornado strikes, Richmond is not immune.

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