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Tuesday, April 29, 2014

POST 1305; APRIL 29, 2014; GREENSBURG, KANSAS


Todat, I did not walk.

On May 04, 2007, the town og GREENSBURG was wiped from the face of Earth by a tornado.

The damage has been cleared away.  A small fraction has been rebuilt.

The following photographs are a progression from long ago to today, depicting the same general street locations...




1917 Parade on MAIN Street.












MAIN Street immediately before the 2007 Tornado.





April 2014 reconstruction of THE BIG WELL, hand dug to 107 feet deep.  Today 7.5 feet of water lies in the bottom.  Typical water table produced 15 foot of water.












THE BIG WELL




The devastation of 2007.













Prior landmarks.




MAIN Street, April 2014.









About 1/4 has been rebuilt.



SENIOR CITIZEN Reconstructed building.




...where I was treated to Lunch.  Thank You.

* * * * * * * * * *Will tyr to walk tomorrow.  Wind is supposed to slow down to around 20 mph.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I got your bog tonight
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