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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here.
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Image for Wecome to Boston - Thompson’s Mills State Heritage Siteview gallery

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Oregon Historical MarkersWecome to Boston - Thompson’s Mills State Heritage Site

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History sign at Thompson’s Mills State Heritage Site near Shedd, OR.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/12/2017

last visited: 9/22/2017

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Oregon Historical MarkersFrom Thriving to Surviving - Thompson’s Mills State Heritage Site

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History sign at Thompson’s Mills State Heritage Site near Shedd, OR.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/12/2017

last visited: 9/22/2017

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Oregon Historical MarkersHistoric Canemah Cemetery, Oregon City, OR

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This sign is located in the upper residential area of old historic Canemah, Oregon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Oregon

date approved: 7/14/2011

last visited: 5/11/2013

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This sign is located in the upper portion of old town Canemah.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Oregon

date approved: 7/14/2011

last visited: 5/11/2013

Image for Oregon History: Dr. John McLoughlin & George Abernethy - West Linn, Oregonview gallery

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Oregon Historical MarkersOregon History: Dr. John McLoughlin & George Abernethy - West Linn, Oregon

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Double-sided historic marker at a popular I-205 wayside

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ddtfamily

location: Oregon

date approved: 6/30/2014

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersOregon History: Willamette Falls & Locks - West Linn, Oregon

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Double-sided historic marker at a popular I-205 wayside

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ddtfamily

location: Oregon

date approved: 6/30/2014

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersDisaster of the Steamer Gazelle - Oregon City, OR

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A historical plaque regarding a boat wreck.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Oregon

date approved: 11/9/2008

last visited: 9/27/2015

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This waymark tells the timeline Oregon City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member HappyFrog (& gang)

location: Oregon

date approved: 5/12/2008

last visited: 7/16/2022

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Located at pullout along OR 99E

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/14/2015

last visited: 7/16/2022

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Historical marker at a roadside view point of the Willamette Fall in Oregon City giving a brief history of the town and some of its firsts.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/31/2009

last visited: 7/16/2022

Image for Dr. John McLoughlin 1784-1857view gallery

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Oregon Historical MarkersDr. John McLoughlin 1784-1857

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Located on the corner of Center St and 7th St in Oregon City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/14/2015

last visited: 3/26/2016

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Oregon Historical MarkersDr. Forbes Barclay 1812-1873

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Located in front of the Barclay house on Center St in Oregon City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Markerman62

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/14/2015

last visited: 3/26/2016

Image for Trullinger Marker, Lake Oswego, ORview gallery

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Oregon Historical MarkersTrullinger Marker, Lake Oswego, OR

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This marker pinpoints the first town plat for the city of Lake Oswego.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Oregon

date approved: 8/19/2013

last visited: 2/26/2014

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Sign about the history of water power in Brownsville.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: Oregon

date approved: 1/27/2010

last visited: 9/3/2009

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Oregon Historical MarkersBROWNSVILLE A TOWN WITH ANCIENT BEGINNINGS AND MANY NAMES - Linn County, Oregon

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An Oregon State Beaver Board marker just outside Brownsville. This is one of the official state history markers. There are also two scenic byway signs at this location.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/3/2009

last visited: 9/3/2009

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Oregon Historical MarkersOriginal Geocache Tribute Plaque

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Perhaps little known to the general public, this plaque commemorates a significant point in history for all geocachers worldwide - the site of the original cache that spawned an international hobby.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill

location: Oregon

date approved: 10/28/2011

last visited: 1/11/2023

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This history sign is located on the Weddle Covered Bridge across Ames Creek in Sankey Park at Sweet Home, Oregon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: Oregon

date approved: 11/20/2011

last visited: 10/19/2011

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Oregon Historical MarkersApplegate Trail - Bellfountain, OR

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A historical marker next to the former Bellfountain School highlights the Applgate Trail that passed through here in the the mid-1800s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NW_history_buff

location: Oregon

date approved: 7/6/2018

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersAsa Lovejoy - Portland, OR

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Asa Lovejoy co-founded Portland with Francis Pettygrove.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!

location: Oregon

date approved: 6/7/2021

last visited: never

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Oregon Historical MarkersChitwood Bridge - Lincoln County, Oregon

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A history sign about the Chitwood Covered Bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Volcanoguy

location: Oregon

date approved: 2/27/2015

last visited: 2/24/2015

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Oregon Historical MarkersThe Great Plank Road - Portland, Oregon

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This historical marker is located near the Portland Art Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Oregon

date approved: 3/16/2014

last visited: 9/23/2022

Image for Willamette National Cemetery Medal of Honor Citation: Larry G. Dahl - Portland, Oregonview gallery

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Oregon Historical MarkersWillamette National Cemetery Medal of Honor Citation: Larry G. Dahl - Portland, Oregon

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Plaque describing the history of events leading to Larry G. Dahl's Medal of Honor

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ddtfamily

location: Oregon

date approved: 7/2/2014

last visited: 10/3/2019

Image for Willamette National Cemetery Medal of Honor Citation: Arnold L. Bjorklund - Portland, Oregonview gallery

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Oregon Historical MarkersWillamette National Cemetery Medal of Honor Citation: Arnold L. Bjorklund - Portland, Oregon

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Plaque describing the history of events leading to Arnold L. Bjorklund's Medal of Honor

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ddtfamily

location: Oregon

date approved: 6/24/2014

last visited: 10/3/2019

Image for Willamette National Cemetery Medal of Honor Citation: Loren R. Kaufman - Portland, Oregonview gallery

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Oregon Historical MarkersWillamette National Cemetery Medal of Honor Citation: Loren R. Kaufman - Portland, Oregon

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Plaque describing the history of events leading to Loren R. Kaufman's Medal of Honor

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ddtfamily

location: Oregon

date approved: 7/2/2014

last visited: 10/3/2019

Image for Willamette National Cemetery Medal of Honor Citation: Stanley T. Adams - Portland, Oregonview gallery

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Oregon Historical MarkersWillamette National Cemetery Medal of Honor Citation: Stanley T. Adams - Portland, Oregon

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Plaque describing the history of events leading to Stanley T. Adams's Medal of Honor

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ddtfamily

location: Oregon

date approved: 7/2/2014

last visited: 10/3/2019

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