Cristine Erbst is the winner!
The Dworshak Granite Core Sampling that sits in front of US Bank in Orofino is the answer for Week 193 of Orofino History Trivia a special feature to celebrate the history and heritage of Clearwater Country. Watch for more background.
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Monday: It was taken from the ground.
Tuesday: Some parts are smooth, some jagged.
Wednesday: People go past every day without noticing.
This calyx drill core was removed from the 105 foot level beneath Dworshak Dam. It weighs 2 3/4 tons and it is 42 inches high and 42 inches in diameter. It contains 336 cubic feet of earth. It was erected in front of US Bank May 4, 1964.
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Orofino, ID 83544