Siren in Burnett County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Burnett County Tornado
Lives lost: 3 · Number injured: 14 · Total time on ground: 69 minutes · Total distance traveled: 41 miles · Widest point of tornado's path: 1/2 mile · Buildings destroyed or damaged: 550 · Land damaged: 51,000 acres · Estimated monetary damage: $17 million plus
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Disasters. A significant historical date for this entry is June 18, 1899.
Location. 45° 47.715′ N, 92° 22.857′ W. Marker is in Siren, Wisconsin, in Burnett County. Marker can be reached from State Highway 35 / 70 north of Park Street, on the right when traveling north. Marker is in Crooked Lake Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Siren WI 54872, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Also see . . . Siren, Wisconsin. (Submitted on June 18, 2011.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 18, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 896 times since then and 76 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 18, 2011, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.