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Fisher School Covered Bridge, Crab Creek Road at Fiver Rivers Road, Fisher, Lincoln County, OR



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Item Title


Location
Crab Creek Road at Fiver Rivers Road, Fisher vicinity, OR

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER OR-145
Building/structure dates: 1919 initial construction
Significance: It is located in the rugged foothills of Lincoln County near the former community of Fisher, and crosses Five Rivers, named for the five streams that make up the single stream the bridge spans. The bridge is one of four covered bridges remaining in Lincoln County. The bridge is a 72' long Howe Truss, with hand hewn top and bottom chords and sawn diagonal members. Howe Trusses are the most common type found in Oregon's covered bridges...

Subjects
Pedestrian Bridges
Vehicular Bridges


Related Names
Hamer, Otto


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
General perspective view of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, view looking east along Five Rivers Road.
General perspective view of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, view looking northeast.
General perspective view of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, view looking southeast.
General perspective view of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, view looking southwest from Five Rivers Road.
General topographic view of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, view looking north.
General topographic view of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, view looking northwest from Crab Creek Road.
General perspective view of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, view looking northwest.
Elevation view of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, view looking east.
Elevation view of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, view looking west.
Detail view of the Fisher School Covered Bridge north portal, view looking south.
Detail perspective view of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, view looking northwest.
Substructure of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, view looking north.
Interior of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, view to north showing road deck, guardrail, and howe truss.
Interior of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, view to north on west side of bridge.
Connection detail at upper chord of midspan of the Fisher School Covered Bridge, east side of truss.


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