GOODERHAM & AREA HISTORY

NEWSLETTER NO. 12

SEPTEMBER, 2003

By Elva Bates

A NATURAL DISASTER

The photos below were taken after the tornado which struck Gooderham on Saturday, September 6, 1947. 

The two pictures below show the wrecked station house and were donated by Vera Riel. 

The two pictures below show the overturned boxcar being set back upon the IB&O tracks and were donated by Marjorie Billings.