Short Covered Bridge - Oregon
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy
N 44° 23.493 W 122° 30.593
10T E 539035 N 4915479
Quick Description: The Short Bridge is located on the South Santiam River near Cascadia, Oregon.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 11/20/2011 10:41:15 AM
Waymark Code: WMD559
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 5

Long Description:
This historic covered bridge was built in 1945 and was originally known as the Whiskey Butte Bridge but was later renamed for a long time area resident, Gordon Short. It is the only surviving covered bridge of many covered bridges which crossed the South Fork of the Santiam River. The bridge is located on High Deck Road just off U.S. Hwy. 20. The bridge is a 105 foot long, open sided covered bridge built on a Howe truss.
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Current Condition of Bridge: Good

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Description of Covered Bridge:
105 foot Howe Truss, open sided covered bridge.

Year Built: 1945

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

Location (Road - City - State - Country): High Deck Road near Cascadia, Oregon, US

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