Kingston, Oregon
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member ddtfamily
N 44° 47.021 W 122° 46.395
10T E 517938 N 4958945
Location of an unincorporated community in rural Linn County
Waymark Code: WMKAE0
Location: Oregon, United States
Date Posted: 03/09/2014
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 1

Kingston, Oregon, is an unincorporated community in rural Linn County, Oregon. It is located near the intersection of the Kingston-Jordan Road and the old Southern Pacific railroad tracks. Today, there are only a few houses at this site. The street signs for the Kingston-Jordan Road and the Kingston-Lyons Drive are among the few named references to Kingston. According to the Wikipedia article, the community had a post office from 1891 to 1920.

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Historic Location of Kingston

Kingston-Jordan Road sign

Location of Kingston shown on the USGS Stayton 15-minute series map from 1925

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