Cottage Grove in Lane County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
The Centennial Bridge
Location. 43° 47.843′ N, 123° 3.86′ W. Marker is in Cottage Grove, Oregon, in Lane County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East Main Street and North River Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cottage Grove OR 97424, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Crossing the Calapooya Mountains (within shouting distance of this marker); The Changing Trail to Oregon (within shouting distance of this marker); A Trail by Any Other Name (within shouting distance of this marker); The Applegate Trail - Southern Route to Oregon (within shouting distance of this marker); River Road (within shouting distance of this marker); Cottage Grove Historical Museum (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Elijah Bristow (approx. 13.4 miles away); Bristow Monument (approx. 13.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cottage Grove.
Also see . . .
1. Centennial Covered Bridge (Lane County). (Submitted on November 1, 2016.)
2. Covered Bridges (Cottage Grove Historical Society). Lane was the first Oregon county to build covered bridges on a large scale and still maintains more than any other county west of the Mississippi River. Early bridges used a truss and housing design furnished by the Oregon State Highway Department and as a result most of the County's bridges are similar in appearance. Out of the twenty in Lane County, sixteen bridges are listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and fourteen are still open to traffic, a testimony to timely rehabilitation and continued good maintenance.... (Submitted on November 1, 2016.)
Categories. • Bridges & Viaducts •
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