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Gold Hill in Jackson County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
 

Rock Point Bridge

 
 
Rock Point Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, November 29, 2014
1. Rock Point Bridge Marker
Inscription. The first toll bridge near this site was built before 1859. The wooden covered bridge was at one time operational by the Rock Point Bridge Company. It was later purchased by Jackson County and operated as a free bridge until it was replaced by the present Old Pacific Highway Bridge.
 
Erected by Southern Oregon Historical Society.
 
Location. 42° 25.926′ N, 123° 5.441′ W. Marker is in Gold Hill, Oregon, in Jackson County. Marker is on Lampman Rd. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gold Hill OR 97525, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rock Point Hotel (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rock Point, Oregon (about 500 feet away); Safety Follows Wisdom (approx. 0.4 miles away); City of Gold Hill (approx. 2.1 miles away); Valley of the Rogue Applegate Trail Kiosk (approx. 2.4 miles away); Dardanelles (approx. 2 miles away); The Salmon Ceremony at Ti'lomikh Falls (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named The Salmon Ceremony at Ti'lomikh Falls (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gold Hill.
 
More about this marker. Marker is located in bedrock near
Rock Point Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, November 29, 2014
2. Rock Point Bridge Marker
Rogue River. Although not listed on the marker, it is one of many 'T' markers placed by the Southern Oregon Historical Society throughout Jackson County.
 
Categories. Bridges & Viaducts
 
Rogue River Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, November 29, 2014
3. Rogue River Bridge
Rock Point Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, November 29, 2014
4. Rock Point Bridge Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 17, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 17, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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