Bull Run, Oregon


Bull Run, Oregon

Bull Run is an unincorporated community in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States, about three miles northeast of Sandy near the Bull Run River.

The first post office in the locale was "Unavilla", established in 1893.cite book
last = McArthur
first = Lewis A.
authorlink = Lewis A. McArthur
coauthors = Lewis L. McArthur
title = Oregon Geographic Names
origyear = 1928
edition = Seventh Edition
year = 2003
publisher = Oregon Historical Society Press
location = Portland, Oregon
id = ISBN 0-87595-277-1
pages =
] The name was changed to "Bullrun" in 1895, and to Camp Namanu in 1939. The post office was discontinued in 1953.

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