Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Baker County Records Inventory
Road Maps and Survey Notes
Series documents the surveying and mapping of county roads. Records include road surveyor notes, alignment, profile, and other survey maps, and road registers. Information includes legal descriptions of the roads; road names and numbers; plans and profiles; township, range, and section numbers; dates of activity; and scales. General road maps may be found in the series titled Road and Bridge Records.
Records at the Baker County Courthouse, Clerk's Upper Vault:
Surveyors Record [includes road surveys, establishment orders, and viewers' reports-with index], vol. 2, ca.1885-ca.1954 (1 volume);
[Surveyor's Road Record-includes plats, survey notes, and road viewer's reports], vol. 1, 1872-1974 (1 volume).
Records at the Baker County Courthouse, Clerk's Lower Vault, Back Room:
Road Plat Book, vol. A, ca.1898 (1 volume).
Records at the Baker County Courthouse, Assessor's Office Map Room:
[Road and Highway Maps-rolled-includes road survey maps], ca.1925-present (ca.300 maps).
Records at the Baker County Road Department Office:
Road Files [County Road Case Files-includes maps, drawings, correspondence, permits, and related documents], ca.1940-present (15 cu.ft.).
Records at the Baker County Road Department Office, Upstairs Records Room:
C.M. Foster [Survey Field Book-includes road survey information], 1879 (1 volume);
[Road Maps and Road Survey Maps], ca.1888-present (ca.500 maps);
State Hwy. Maps [State Highway Road Maps and Field Notes-specifications and contracts-also includes county road and bridge information], ca.1925-ca.1981 (ca.9 cu.ft.).
Records at the Baker County Surveyor's Office, Vault:
C.M. Foster [Survey Field Book-includes road survey information], 1897-1898 (1 volume).