Short Bridge

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Short Bridge
Short Covered Bridge South Santiam River.jpg
The Short Covered Bridge spans the South Santiam River.
Short Bridge is located in Oregon
Short Bridge
Short Bridge is located in the US
Short Bridge
Location High Deck Road, Cascadia, Oregon
Coordinates 44°23′29.6″N 122°30′35.5″W / 44.391556°N 122.509861°W / 44.391556; -122.509861Coordinates: 44°23′29.6″N 122°30′35.5″W / 44.391556°N 122.509861°W / 44.391556; -122.509861
Built 1945
Architectural style Howe Truss
NRHP reference # 79002113[1]
Added to NRHP November 29, 1979

The Short Bridge spans the South Santiam River 12 miles east of Sweet Home, Oregon near the community of Cascadia. The 105-foot Howe truss type bridge was built in 1945. It is named for Gordon Short, a long-time area resident.[2] The bridge is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[3]

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "South Fork Santiam River (Short) Covered Bridge" (PDF). Retrieved May 19, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Short Bridge". National Park Service United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved May 19, 2012.