Swisshome, Oregon

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Swisshome
Unincorporated community
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Swisshome is located in Oregon
Swisshome
Swisshome
Location within the state of Oregon
Coordinates: 44°3′29″N 123°47′53″W / 44.05806°N 123.79806°W / 44.05806; -123.79806Coordinates: 44°3′29″N 123°47′53″W / 44.05806°N 123.79806°W / 44.05806; -123.79806
Country United States
State Oregon
County Lane
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)

Swisshome is an unincorporated community in Lane County, Oregon, United States. It is located on the Siuslaw River northeast of Mapleton, on Oregon Route 36.

According to Oregon Geographic Names, the community was named for a Swiss family in the area, the Zweidlers. Swisshome post office was established in 1902. The Coos Bay branch of the Central Oregon and Pacific Railroad passes through Swisshome.

The Deadwood Creek Bridge and the Wildcat Creek Bridge near Swisshome are two covered bridges that are on the National Register of Historic Places.[1]

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