Drift Creek (Bear Creek) 1914 Covered Bridge, Oregon
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rose Red
N 44° 59.589 W 123° 53.194
10T E 430116 N 4982571
Quick Description: The Drift Creek (Bear Creek) Covered Bridge is located off Highway 18. Near Milepost 3.96 exit Hwy. 18 and travel south on Bear Creek Road 0.9 mile. The bridge is located on the left.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 9/29/2008 11:22:12 AM
Waymark Code: WM4TT9
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
Views: 27

Long Description:
The Drift Creek (Bear Creek) Covered Bridge was constructed in 1914 and rebuilt in 1933. It was used on Drift Creek until 1997. It was demolished in 1997 and reconstructed on this site (eight miles to the north of the original site) in 2001 using some of the materials from the original covered bridge.
Current Condition of Bridge: Excellent

Web Address: [Web Link]

Description of Covered Bridge:
Truss type: Howe Bridge Length: 66 ft. Year Built: 1914 *2000 World Guide Number: 37-21-14


Year Built: 1914, 1933, 2001

Parking (If not at the bridge):: Near the bridge (do not drive across the bridge)

Location (Road - City - State - Country): Bear Creek Road - Near Lincoln City - Oregon - Lincoln County

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