Historic Oakland Historical

Historic Oakland Historical (HM1VHH)

Location: Oakland, OR 97462 Douglas County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 25.302', W 123° 17.965'

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Established in 1851 by Dr. Dorsey S. Baker. The town moved to the present site in 1872 when the O&C Railroad reached this point. Alonzo F. Brown founded the new town. Fires destroyed the wooden buildings. The existing brick buildings were built in the 1890's. The economy then and now is mainly agricultural.
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HM NumberHM1VHH
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Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016 at 5:02pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10T E 475762 N 4807689
Decimal Degrees43.42170000, -123.29941667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 25.302', W 123° 17.965'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 25' 18.12" N, 123° 17' 57.9" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)541
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 331-347 OR-99, Oakland OR 97462, US
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