Cavemen's Bridge - Grants Pass, OR
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member thebeav69
N 42° 25.769 W 123° 19.895
10T E 472724 N 4697516
Quick Description: Caveman Bridge is Grants Pass' most iconic symbol and is mentioned in Oregon's American Guide Series.
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 1/23/2015 1:24:50 PM
Waymark Code: WMN984
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ddtfamily
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Long Description:
US 99 crosses the Rogue River, 169 m., on the graceful CAVEMEN'S BRIDGE to a junction with US 199 at 169.3 m. (see TOUR 2l).

--- Oregon: End of the Trail, 1940

The Caveman Bridge is probably Grants Pass' most visible and recognizable landmark in the city. Built in 1931 by renowned engineer Conde B. McCullough this arch bridge still functions in the same capacity it did in 1931 and appears to be able to function as a bridge for another 100 years.

Book: Oregon: End of the Trail

Page Number(s) of Excerpt: 327

Year Originally Published: 1940

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