Oregon Historical County Records Guide
Linn County Records Inventory
Road Maps and Survey Notes
Series documents the surveying and mapping of county roads. Records include road surveyor notes, 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 Linn County Courthouse, Surveyor's Office:
CR [County Road Survey Case Files-includes maps, notes, petitions, orders, memoranda, and related records], no. 1-938, 1854-present (30 cu.ft.);
CR [County Road Survey Maps-includes market roads-rolled], ca.1920-present (ca.1400 maps);
Old Field Notes [Survey Field Books-includes road and street surveys], ca.1851-ca.1913 (2 cu.ft.);
Road Index [Road Survey], ca.1912-n.d. (1 volume);
Road Record [includes road petition, survey, order, and road viewing report information], vol. 1-12, 1854-present (12 volumes);
State Hwy's [Highway Survey Maps], ca.1936-present (ca.120 maps).
Records at the Linn County Courthouse, Clerk's Office, Moveable Shelving Room:
Road Files [Case-includes petitions, orders, resolutions, reports, road survey maps, and related records], no. 869-989, 1986-present (1 cu.ft.).
Records at the Linn County Courthouse, Clerk's South Basement Records Storage Room:
Road Files [Case-includes petitions, orders, resolutions, reports, road survey maps, and related records], no. 1-896, ca.1920-1988 (20 cu.ft.).
Records at the Linn County Web Site:
ELLA Maps [Easy Land Locator Application Maps-includes searchable Geographical Information System mapping with survey, land corner, zoning, road, soil, tax lot, floodplain, Donation Land Claim, orthophoto, relief, district boundaries, and other information], n.d.-present (Internet).