Oregon Route 255

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Oregon Route 255 marker

Oregon Route 255
Route information
Maintained by ODOT
Length: 27.60 mi (44.42 km)
Existed: 2002 – present
Major junctions
South end: US 101.svg US 101 near Brookings
  US 101.svg US 101 near Gold Beach
US 101.svg US 101 near Gold Beach
North end: US 101.svg US 101 near Gold Beach
Highway system
OR 251 OR 260

Oregon Route 255 (OR 255) is an Oregon state highway running from US 101 near Gold Beach to US 101 near Brookings. OR 255 is known as the Carpenterville Highway No. 255 (see Oregon highways and routes). It is 27.60 miles (44.42 km) long and runs north–south, entirely within Curry County.

OR 255 was established in 2002 as part of Oregon's project to assign route numbers to highways that previously were not assigned, and, as of August 2008, was unsigned.

Route description[edit]

OR 255 begins at an intersection with US 101 approximately four miles south of Gold Beach and heads south 4.81 miles (7.74 km) to an intersection with US 101. It then overlaps US 101 for 1.64 miles (2.64 km). After the concurrency ends, OR 255 continues south through Carpenterville, ending at an intersection with US 101 approximately one mile north of Brookings.

History[edit]

OR 255 is a former section of US 101. OR 255 was assigned to the Carpenterville Highway in 2002.

Major intersections[edit]

Milepost City Intersection
334.87 Near Gold Beach US 101
339.68 Near Gold Beach US 101 (Begin concurrency)
341.22 Near Gold Beach US 101 (End concurrency)
362.27 Near Brookings US 101

The mileposts for OR 255 conform to the mileposts for US 101.

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