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Jun 4, 2011 - We needed some help & help we got ...
I am determined to find the Crabtree graves! With that, we left the FMCA rally and started driving armed with a cell phone picture of 3 cemeteries in the area near Crabtree, Oregon. We drove into Lebanon, Oregon but the main street was blocked off for a strawberry festival. We drove Southeast from town and stopped at an Ace Hardware store with the intentions of asking directions and buying a local map. Charlie approached the saleslady who said...wait here! She came back with the names of the people buried at the Crabtree-Prine grave site...Jump to full entry
Jun 2, 2011 - Crabtree, Linn County, Oregon does exsist!
..... As I was saying..... This is almost all that is left of the town. They moved the covered bridge, so the town died. 5 buildings are all that is left - that and about 6 houses. Question to me...where is the cemetery? We were due back in Albany for a seminar at the FMCA rally...but we needed to eat. We stopped at the first restaurant in Albany and while we were waiting for our order, we struck up a conversation with the couple at the next table. It turned out to be a retired policeman and his wife. The policeman used to be assigned to...Jump to full entry