Gallon House Bridge

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Gallon House Bridge
Gallon House Bridge.JPG
LocationSilverton, Oregon vicinity
NRHP reference #79002124
Added to NRHP1979

Gallon House Bridge (also Gallonhouse Bridge) is a wooden covered bridge spanning Abiqua Creek in rural Marion County, Oregon, United States, built in 1916. The 84-foot-long (26 m) bridge derived its name during prohibition when it was a meeting place for bootleggers and moonshiners. The bridge was swept off its footings in the December 1964 flood, but was restored immediately after. Gallon House Bridge is about 2 miles (3 km) north-northwest of the city of Silverton west of Oregon Route 214 on Gallon House Road.

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Coordinates: 45°01′56″N 122°47′53″W / 45.03215°N 122.79814°W / 45.03215; -122.79814