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Brothers Motel - Brothers Oregon

Some tiny communities sit between somewhere and no place.

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Brothers OR,

is one such place.

Brothers sits on Oregon State Route 20,

about 45 miles from Bend

and

70 miles from Burns.

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Located in the eastern Oregon’s central high desert,

at 4,639 feet above sea level;

it is hot in the summer and cold in the winter.

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A place 49 souls call home;

with a gas station/convenience store

and a one-room school

(the new, modern one-room school, sitting behind the old, clapboard wooden one)

and this structure.

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In weathered painted letters,

I can read ‘coffee’ and ‘accessories,’

other words have chipped away through the years.

Its last use may have been a store,

but I’d place money

that it was once a motel

with a water reservoir

above

on the

wooden

tower.

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‘RURALITY BLOG HOP’ #44

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