Waterford Heritage & Agricultural Museum (WHAM)

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Woman Surrounded by Tornado Damage

August 7 – November 29, 2019

Forty years ago – Tuesday, August 7, 1979 – three tornadoes touched down in southwestern Ontario and carved out a 60 kilometre path of destruction. This visual exhibit highlights the impact the tornadoes had on rural Norfolk and downtown Waterford.

Image courtesy of the Norfolk County Archives.