The fact that the Mississippi River ran backwards after the massive New Madrid earthquake of 1811 is now the stuff of legend, but did you know that it's run backwards at least twice since? It's strange, but true and had nothing to do with earthquakes either.
I've driven by this building probably hundreds of times in my lifetime, but never knew what these towers looked like inside because they are stationed in the middle of the Mississippi River. Thanks to a new video, you can get an up-close look at a more than 100-year-old intake tower for yourself.
If views of the Mississippi River are a priority for your home desires, boy do I have a home for you. Truth is it's more mansion than home and it's located on a bluff overlooking the Mississippi River near Louisiana, Missouri.