Monthly Archives: April 2012

#48–To California & back . . .

  After being gone most of April, I’m glad to be back in Oregon. I ran the gamut of weather––from snow showers going over the Siskiyou Summit into California on April 5 to 96-degree heat in Bakersfield on April 21 … Continue reading

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#47–Experiencing McCullough Bridges 4th of 4 . . .

Once you know a little about McCullough bridges, you won’t just drive through or over them; you’ll start to experience them. This week’s bridges are located on the south coast at Reedsport, North Bend, and Gold Beach. * Umpqua River … Continue reading

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#46–Experiencing McCullough Bridges, 3rd of 4 . . .

Once you know a little about McCullough bridges, you won’t just drive through or over them; you’ll start to experience them. Of the three bridges featured this week, the two smaller ones have completed the major restoration and zinc cathodic … Continue reading

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#45–The short & long of it . . .

I had two PowerPoint presentations lately: One right here in Florence on March 23––a lovely, sunny afternoon––and the second in Coos Bay on March 29––a dark and stormy night. My presentation covers  how the book (Crossings: McCullough’s Coastal Bridges) came … Continue reading

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