Petersburg in Pike County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
June 2, 1990 Tornado Memorial
killed by the June 2, 1990 Tornado which
Devastated Petersburg, In.
Frank P. Mallott • Albin Harper • Emma Willis • Marjorie P. Mallott • Giles Evans • Billie Minniear • Sarah E. Hilgeman
Location. 38° 29.5′ N, 87° 16.743′ W. Marker is in Petersburg, Indiana, in Pike County. Marker is on Main Street east of 8th Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located on the North side of the grounds of the Pike County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Petersburg IN 47567, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Revolutionary War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Pike County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Wabash and Erie Canal (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Buffalo Trace (approx. 1.3 miles away); Wabash and Erie Canal Completed 1853 (approx. 8.3 miles away); Robert C. Graham (approx. 11 miles away); Vincennes Donation Lands (approx. 11.1 miles away); James Washington Cockrum (approx. 11.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Petersburg.
Also see . . . Video of Petersburg Tornado - (Courtesy - YouTube)::. Video (Submitted on October 23, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
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