Numerous pallets loaded with mulch and topsoil were thrown or shifted several yards. A barn was damaged and a house unroofed on the Terhune Farm, barns were blown down on the Quartz and Shelton Farms, a house and a barn were lost on the Sanford Farm, and the home of Kye Crossfield at Ebenezer was destroyed. Counties:  Crawford Counties:  Franklin There were also two cars damaged and eight minor injuries. Narrative:  One of the most devastating tornadoes to ever strike Kentucky. Path length: March 12, 1975 Time:  9:00pm The City refused any outside aid. The tornado may have again weakened or lifted as the storm crossed Blue Ridge Manor and Anchorage. Injuries:  0 Grazulis narrative: Significant wind damage occurred outside the tornado's path. Time:  5:35pm F-scale:  F0 Injuries: However the actual tornado appears to have been about half a mile wide, embedded within the wind damage. Deaths: 0 F-scale:  F1 Trees were uprooted and a car was lifted and spun around. Three small homes were blown down. Path width: F-scale:  F1 F-scale:  F1 Path width: F-scale:  F1 Counties:  Washington IN, Clark IN Path length: November 25, 1973 Counties:  Boyle and Lincoln (and on into Rockcastle) Path width: Injuries: Path length: Narrative:  Timber and barns were destroyed four miles north of Paoli. May 18, 1995 ... Today. Deaths: October 1, 1977 Injuries: Path width:   880 yards Counties:  Clark IN Path width:  100 yards Noted discrepancies:  SPC gives a path width of 10 yards and a path length of 1/10 of a mile...NCDC gives nothing for either. Deaths: current severe weather watches. SPC and NCDC give it a path length of 9 miles, Grazulis and Storm Data give 8 miles. Considerable damage was done in what was then known as Brownstown, and today is Old Louisville. June 3, 1996 Noted discrepancies:  SPC and NCDC give a path length of 1 mile, Grazulis and Storm Data give 2 miles. Wind damage was spread across about a six mile wide swath south through east of town, with a small tornado embedded within. April 22, 1887 SPC gives a path width of 10 yards, NCDC 30 yards, Grazulis nothing. Time:  7:17pm More research would be nice. Deaths:  0 This project will end the tornado about two miles into Butler County. Tornado Information for Kentucky. Counties:  Metcalfe Time:  7:45pm Nearby straight-line wind damage in Georgetown was comparatively light. Homes and other buildings were unroofed at Crab Orchard Springs. Noted discrepancies:  Not listed at NCDC. Injuries:  28 Grazulis puts this tornado at 6:55pm. June 23, 1984 Deaths:  0 Injuries: Time:  5:35pm About forty other homes had minor damage. Time:  3:40pm Deaths: May 8, 1969 F-scale:  F2 Noted discrepancies:  None Notes:  Storm Data says this tornado struck Bakerton (touching down on the southwest side of town) and lifted at the Adair County line after following Little Renox Creek. Surveillance video shows a marina at Moors Resort & Marina in Gilbertsville, Kentucky, being torn apart by a tornado. SPC gives and endpoint lat/lon of 28.50/-85.12...NCDC give 38.22/-85.45. Time:  4:40pm F-scale:  F2 Time:  1:15pm Counties:  Fayette F-scale:  F2 F-scale:  F1 April 21, 1972 Deaths: Deaths: May 26, 1968 Time:  3:55pm F-scale:  F2 Notes:  Storm Data takes this tornado from one mile southwest of Burkesville to one mile northwest of Burkesville. Counties:  Nicholas Barns and the L&N roundhouse were flattened. Kentuckians received a fairly vicious reminder of that fact in early March 2012, when twisters tore through the state and left almost two dozen dead. Notes:  Storm Data says this tornado passed one mile south of New Middletown. Deaths: Injuries:  4 Path length: June 2, 1990 Noted discrepancies:   SPC gives a path length of 1/10 of a mile...NCDC gives nothing. Time:  1:00pm Counties:  Shelby Grazulis narrative:  Moved northeast near Alton, passing along the south and southeast edge of Frankfort, where homes were leveled and four people were killed. May 9, 1933 Time:  10:28pm Noted discrepancies:  None. Path width:  1200 yards January 13, 1976 April 3, 1974 Time:  10:10pm Today's tornado outlook and current severe weather watches. Time:  11:45pm The twister then moved into the cemetery and inflicted terrible damage to trees and monuments. Path length: April 3, 1974 March 27, 1890 Storm Data begins this tornado in Grayson County east of Tan Yard, takes it through Caneyville, north of Leitchfield, to Big Clifty. Time:  12:35pm Notes:  One home received major roof damage. June 7, 1985 (Grazulis and Storm Data list the touchdown at "Cottonwood", by which they probably mean "Cottonburg", which is west of Richmond two miles east of the Garrard County line.) Injuries: Several buildings were damaged. Notes:  Storm Data lists this as "twin tornadoes" from two miles south of Kettle to Ida to 76-falls to Piney Woods to Mill Springs. Time:  1:30pm Damage was widespread along Dresden and Longfield Avenues, with damage on Longfield reported at the addresses of 812, 713, 716, and at 715 the house was "twisted." Counties:  Scott KY Deaths: Hammonville was struck. Time:  5:34pm F-scale:  F1 Deaths: 7 Counties:  Hart Noted discrepancies:  This tornado is not listed at SPC or NCDC, but is in Storm Data. Path length: F-scale: Noted discrepancies:  SPC and NCDC list this as an F3, Grazulis does not list it. Path length: Noted discrepancies:  None Deaths: Path width: Slight roof damage occurred at the corner of Walnut and Court Streets. The tornado then hit a strip mall and Wal-Mart producing roof uplift and sign damage. Narrative:  A possible tornado hit four miles north of Georgetown. Wheat, orchard grass, strawberries, and garden crops were ruined near Smith's Grove. 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