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For Ellicott brothers, Patapsco Valley was a natural partner
For Ellicott brothers, Patapsco Valley was a natural partner

Nearly 500 million years ago, the center of the Appalachian Mountains was located where the Patapsco River Valley now lies. Local naturalist and author Ned Tillman will compress the timeline between then and now to explain why the area's geography attracted the Ellicott brothers to the valley — and what challenges now face Ellicott City — when he leads a 90-minute walking tour Nov. 15 along Main Street. The tour is part of Patapsco Heritage Greenway's History Days, an eight-day, eight-event celebration of the Patapsco Valley that kicked off Saturday. The free series was designed "to showcase the uniqueness and heritage of the valley," said John Slater,...

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