Lorane, Oregon

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Lorane
Unincorporated community
Winery in and around Lorane
Winery in and around Lorane
Lorane is located in Oregon
Lorane
Lorane
Location within the state of Oregon
Coordinates: 43°50′15″N 123°14′20″W / 43.83750°N 123.23889°W / 43.83750; -123.23889Coordinates: 43°50′15″N 123°14′20″W / 43.83750°N 123.23889°W / 43.83750; -123.23889
Country United States
State Oregon
County Lane
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes 97451
GNIS feature ID 1136502

Lorane is an unincorporated community in Lane County, Oregon, United States.[1] It is located on Territorial Road about 20 miles (32 km) southwest of Eugene; it is 13 miles (21 km) northwest of Cottage Grove. The community is near the headwaters of the North Fork Siuslaw River in a valley in the foothills of the Central Oregon Coast Range. Local businesses include several wineries, including the King Estate Winery, Chateau Lorane Winery and Iris Hill Winery, and two general stores.[2]

Lorane is also home to several notable late-19th-century/early-20th-century buildings, including the Lorane Christian Church, built in 1889, the Lorane Rebekah Lodge, built in 1898, and the Lorane Grange hall, built in 1909.[2]

Although Lorane is unincorporated, it has a post office; Lorane's ZIP code is 97451.[3]

Lorane is served by the Crow-Applegate-Lorane School District,[4] including Lorane Elementary School, which was established in 1892 but closed in 2011.[2][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Lorane". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-05-04. 
  2. ^ a b c "Tour Lorane". Lorane, OR [community website]. Archived from the original on September 16, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Lorane". U.S. Postal Service. Retrieved November 1, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Crow-Applegate-Lorane School District #66". 
  5. ^ Fox, Lauren (March 4, 2011). "Lorane grade school to close". The Register-Guard (Eugene, Oregon). p. A1. Retrieved November 1, 2013. 

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