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By Vicki Selander

Early tourists bobbing up the Cowlitz River observed a wide rock formation subsequent to the river, which they named fortress Rock. It used to be the following, nestled among the Willapa Hills and the Cascade Mountains, that William and Eliza Huntington made their home in 1852. Theirs and a number of other early land delivers make up what's now the positioning of chateau Rock, in addition to within reach houses and farms. Descendants of many early pioneer households proceed to stay in fortress Rock, together with Pyle, Jackson, Merrill, Dougherty, Whittle, Studebaker, and others. town and its humans have survived a sequence of common mess ups within the twentieth century, together with floods, an earthquake, a Pacific typhoon, and the eruption of Mount St. Helens, at any time when deciding on up the items in their lives and rebuilding. With the digital cave in of the bushes undefined, citadel Rock is now starting to locate its id and talent to prosper within the twenty first century.

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