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Estacada, Oregon: Bathroom Memorial (Gone)

The Dave Vail Memorial Toilet, an outdoor Park privy, was dedicated in 1986. Reported gone in June 2023.

Timber Park

Directions:
In Timber Park, which is northwest of town about a mile on Hwy 211/224. Turn west onto Industrial Way then turn right and drive past the water treatment plant onto Evergreen Way and into the Park.
Hours:
Reported gone June 2023.
Status:
Gone

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Bathroom Memorial

The bathroom has been renovated or rebuilt and no longer has the memorial plaque.

[Simon, 06/04/2023]

The "Dave Vail Memorial Toilet" -- an outdoor restroom -- had stood since 1986, when Dave, who was very much alive, had used his position on the City Council to acquire it for one dollar.

Memorial Toilet

The funny thing about the Memorial Toilet, according to my mom who lives in Estacada (and it's where I grew up), is that the guy it was named for was alive when they built the "memorial toilet" in his honor.

[Shirlbw, 05/09/2011]

Memorial toilet.

Bathroom Memorial

A bathroom dedicated to a Dave Vail, the "Dave Vail Memorial Toilet - 1986" was closed when we visited.

[Joel Lechelt, 11/25/2003]

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