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:
Pine Creek-Halfway [County Road Survey Roll Map], 1955 (1 map);
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, Front 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, Upstairs Records Room:
[Road Maps and Surveys], ca.1888-present (ca.500 maps);
State Hwy. Rd. Maps [State Highway Road Maps and Field Notes-includes specifications and contracts], ca.1925-ca.1979 (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).


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