Tuscaloosa Co Tornado-
Tuscaloosa County
March 4, 1842

Estimated Maximum Wind:
10/ At Least 1 Fatality
Damage Path Length:
19 miles
Maximum Path Width:
Approximate Start Point/Time:
WNW Tuscaloosa 6 AM
Approximate End Point/Time:
SE Windham Springs

An unidentified Tuscaloosa Newspaper says, a tornado destroyed almost everything within its reach including houses, stables and trees which were all prostrated to the ground. Our sister of Newtown also suffered damage where brick and frame homes were destroyed and inmates were buried in the ruins. 

News Article Page 218, This article courtesy of the Google Digitization Project,  Hazard's United States Commercial and Statistical Register, Volume 6.




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