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May 12 , 1886: Xenia Flood

Runoff from an extraordinary rainfall poured down Shawnee Creek in a wall of water several feet high, knocking homes off their foundations and carrying them along in the current.

Runoff from an extraordinary rainfall poured down Shawnee Creek in a wall of water several feet high, knocking homes off their foundations and carrying them along in the current.

Photo courtesy of the Greene County Historical Society


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