Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Wheeler 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 Wheeler County Courthouse, Clerk's Vault:
Copies Record Maps of Surveys [includes filed surveys and road surveys-folded], no. 403-684, 1968-present (2 cu.ft.);
County Road Records From Gilliam County [includes surveys and reports], vol. 2, 1876-1903 (1 volume);
Old Highway Strip Maps [Oregon State Highway Department-rolled], series 2-8, 1921-1963 (4 cu.ft.);
Original Record Maps of Surveys [includes filed surveys and road surveys], no. 400-684, 1934-present (ca.285 maps);
OSHD Strip Map Index [Oregon State Highway Department], 1921-1963 (1 binder);
Record of County Road Surveys, vol. 1A, 1919-1921 (1 volume);
Record of Roads [includes surveys, petitions, and vacations-with index], vol. 1, 1899-1928 (1 volume);
State Highway Specifications, Proposal, and Contract Agreement for Highway Construction [Wheeler County-title varies], 1921-1922 (.40 cu.ft.);
Wheeler Co. Roads [County Road Inventory Description Records], 1980 (1 volume of computer printouts);
Wheeler County Surveyor Indexes [includes road surveys], 1885-present (1 binder).

Records at the Wheeler County Courthouse, Clerk's Vault, Oak Trifold File Cabinet:
[Road Field Notes and Plats-Surveyor's], ca.1911-ca.1916 (.10 cu.ft.).


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