Hayden Covered Bridge - Oregon
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 44° 22.995 W 123° 37.843
10T E 449759 N 4914634
The Hayden Bridge on Hayden Road off Ore. Hwy. 34 is located about 2 miles west of Alsea, Oregon.
Waymark Code: WMD4P0
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 11/18/2011
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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This historic covered bridge is located on the Hayden Road crossing of the Alsea River about 2 miles west of the community of Alsea. The bridge was built in 1918 and is one of the oldest covered bridges in Oregon. The bridge is 91 feet long and is built with a Howe truss. The vertical board and batten siding flares out at the base. There is a daylight window strip below the gable roofline on both sides of the bridge which illuminates the interior during the day.
The bridge was rebuilt in 1946 and was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on Nov. 29, 1979. The bridge was rehabilitated in 2003.
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Current Condition of Bridge: Good

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Description of Covered Bridge:
Ninety one foot Howe Truss style bridge.

Year Built: 1918

Parking (If not at the bridge):: At bridge

Location (Road - City - State - Country): Hayden Road, 2 miles west of Alsea, Oregon, US

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