Near Oregon City in Clackamas County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
Baker Cabin Pioneer Church
This church (Buenker German Methodist) was built in 1894 and originally stood a few miles to the southeast near the intersection of Strowbridge and Springwater roads. The building was moved to this site in 1967 and restored in 1970-71 by the Baker Cabin Historical society.
...we came in site of houses and gardens, fields and fences! My heart arose in gratitude to God that we had been spared to reach this land! Six long months have elapsed since we left our native land,
Erected by Oregon Trail Coordinating Council (OTCC).
Location. 45° 23.342′ N, 122° 29.826′ W. Marker is near Oregon City, Oregon, in Clackamas County. Marker is on South Gronlund Road near Carver Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1800 South Gronlund Road, Oregon City OR 97045, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Baker Cabin Historical Society (within shouting distance of this marker); Baker Site (within shouting distance of this marker); The Baker Cabin (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Baker Cabin Overview (about 400 feet away); The Baker Family (about 400 feet away); Area Commerce (about 400 feet away); Grinding Rock (about 500 feet away); Willamette Falls, circa 1880 (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oregon City.
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 19, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 58 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on February 19, 2018, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.