Deep River Cemetery - Naselle, Washington
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member shadow101
N 46° 21.533 W 123° 41.101
10T E 447301 N 5134151
Quick Description: On the hill above where the former town of Deep River stood.
Location: Washington, United States
Date Posted: 5/13/2012 12:16:44 AM
Waymark Code: WMEDPZ
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member Max Cacher
Views: 1

Long Description:
The town of Deep River was founded originally by fisherman immigrants from Finland in the 1890s. Following the Finns were Swedish immigrants who became lumberjacks, and built the town on pilings on the marshy land at the edge of the tidal estuary. Deep River Cemetery was built on a hill above the town, and with the church below are the only things remaining of the town. The cemetery is still used by the members of the Lutheran church, who work ranches in the vicinity. The cemetery has approximately 200 graves, and is not actually marked with any signs.
City, Town, or Parish / State / Country: Not listed

Approximate number of graves: Not listed

Cemetery Status: Not listed

Cemetery Website: Not listed

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