Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Crook County Records Inventory
Maps, Plans, and Drawings
Series provides a visual representation of the county and of physical structures constructed on county lands. Series includes maps, plans, and drawings that vary in size, scale, and date. Included are maps, plans, and drawings of counties and cities, election precincts, courthouses and other county buildings, cemeteries, rivers, Indian reservations, school districts, construction projects, and soil classifications. General road maps may be found in the series titled Road and Bridge Records. Technical road survey maps may be found in the series titled Road Maps and Survey Notes.
Records at the Crook County Courthouse, Clerk's Vault:
1910 [Assessor's Plat Book-by township and range], 1910 (1 volume);
Buildings [Plans-includes courthouse, jail, high school, and nursing home], 1904-1959 (ca.70 drawings);
CC Lands [Maps-includes surveys and partitions], 1924-1982 (ca.30 maps);
City Maps [Prineville], 1907-1965 (ca.20 maps);
Comprehensive Water and Sewer Plan [Crook County-includes draft plan and maps], 1972 (2 volumes);
Crook County Atlas Urban Roads Edition [includes various features], 2005 (1 volume);
Destination Resort Overlay [Maps], 2002 (6 maps);
Index of Maps Clerk's Vault, 1902-2002 (1 binder);
Maps Blueprints [Miscellaneous-includes road, road right of way, high school, subdivision, and flood control], 1938-1958 (ca.75 maps and drawings);
Metsker's Atlas of Crook County Oregon [includes land ownership notations], 1938 (1 volume);
Misc. [Maps and Plans-includes airport, radio transmitter, gravel pit, 1990 precensus map], 1935-1991 (ca.30 maps and drawings);
Old Map of Crook County, 1919 (1 map);
Pre-1916 County [Maps-includes canals and irrigation], 1902-1910 (ca.30 maps);
[Rural Directory and Route Maps], 1974 (3 volumes).
Records at the Crook County Courthouse, Clerk's Office:
City of Prineville Map [Wall Map], 1951 (1 map);
Ochoco National Forest [Wall Map-includes district overlays], n.d. (1 map);
Voting Precincts [Crook County-Wall Map], 2005 (1 map).
Records at the Crook County Courthouse, Community Development Department Director's Office:
[Miscellaneous Rolled Maps and Aerial Photographs-includes watershed, airport, flood control, etc.], ca.1960-present (ca.100 maps and photographs);
[Wetlands Inventory Atlas-large scale], 1991 (1 volume).
Records at the Crook County Courthouse, Community Development Department Director's Office Map Cabinet:
Aerial Photos [contains land classification maps-Crooked River Project], 1957 (ca.75 maps);
Prineville Reservoir [Maps and Drawings], ca.1960-ca.1976 (ca.30 maps and drawings);
Topo Maps [U.S. Geological Survey Topographical], ca.1946-ca.1981 (ca.50 maps).
Records at the Chukar Point Building, Crook County Surveyor's Office:
[Miscellaneous Highway and Road Maps-includes Prineville Railroad], ca.1923-2003 (ca.35 maps).
Records at the Crook County Road Department Yard, Records Storage Unit 4:
[Airport Plans-rolled], n.d. (3 drawings).
Records at the Crook County Fairgrounds, Bowman Museum Storage Building, Records Storage Room:
Assessor's Plats [large volume], vol. 2, n.d. (1 volume);
Metsker's Atlas of Crook County Oregon [with notations], 1943 (1 volume); 1954 (1 volume).
Records at the Crook County Old Rimrock Marine Storage Building, Two Gray Hanging Plat Cabinets:
[Assessor's Maps-hand colored], n.d. (ca.35 maps).
Records at the A.R. Bowman Museum:
Crook County Township Maps, 1921-1937 (2.50 cu.ft.);
Fire Insurance Map [Sanborn Rate Map-Prineville-M12], 1913 (1 volume);
Fire Insurance Map [Sanborn Rate Map-Prineville-M16], 1928 (1 volume);
Metsker's Map of Crook County Oregon, 1935 (1 volume); 1943 (1 volume); 1954 (1 volume);
[Miscellaneous Maps and Plans-includes subdivision, cemetery, service district, railroad, topographic, city, vicinity, recreation, township, irrigation, forest, flood control, grazing, mining, Metsker's maps, roads, highways, etc.-M Series flat and rolled maps], ca.1869-ca.2006 (ca.500 maps and drawings).
Records at the Crook County Web Site:
Measure 37 Claimants Map [PDF], 2007 (Internet);
Property Research Tool [includes maps as well as assessment, tax, tax lot card, road, zoning and related information-searchable] n.d.-present (Internet);
Road Atlas Application [includes roads, bridges, parks, railroads, trails, floodplains, federal land, and other features], 2014-present (Internet).
Records at a Related Web Site:
Tax Assessment GIS Maps [select county], n.d.-present (Internet).