Belknap Covered Bridge

WGN – 37-20-11 Belknap Covered Bridge – Built in 1966 in Lane County by Lane County spanning McKenzie River west of Caddis Ln., single span, 120 feet long, Howe trusses

Oregon Bridge #15017. Prior bridge washed out in 1964 flood. Louvered arch windows were added to the south side in 1975. The name Belknap refers to the early settlers along the McKenzie River. R.S. Belknap developed Belknap Springs and his son, J.H. Belknap, was involved in the toll road over the McKenzie Pass in the early 1870s.

PHOTOS BY: BILL BOWSER….FROM CINCINNATI, OHIO
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