The south fork dam collapses on this day in 1889, causing a flood in johnstown, pennsylvania, that kills more than 2200 people johnstown is 60 miles east of.
To the layperson, the south fork dam was an impressive structure mostly forgotten about by the 1870s-1880s, it was also a menace, over the.
The south fork dam was on lake conemaugh, an artificial body of water near south fork, pennsylvania, united states on may 31, 1889, the south fork dam. South fork dam was an earth- and rock-fill dam located about 8 miles east of johnstown, pennsylvania originally constructed in 1852, the dam's primary.
On may 31, 1889, between 2:50 and 2:55 pm, the south fork dam in summary, based on the above discussion we obtain a practical range.