Portland, Oregon: Art Deco 4449 Steam Locomotive

Of the three locomotives exhibited at the Oregon Rail Heritage Center, the art deco 4449 gets the most attention.

Oregon Rail Heritage Center

Address:
2250 SE Water Ave, Portland, OR
Directions:
Oregon Rail Heritage Center, Portland Near OMSI, at SE Caruther and SE 4th Ave.
Hours:
Th-Su 1-5. (Call to verify)
Phone:
503-233-1156
Admission:
Free
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Art deco train engine.

Art Deco 4449 Steam Locomotive

Last of the Art Deco area steam locomotives pulled the Daylight Express passenger cars. Two other steam engines are also on display at the Oregon Rail Heritage Center.

[Carol, 08/13/2013]

The stylish 4449 pulled the America's Bicentennial Freedom Train (1975-76), visiting all 48 contiguous states. It can still run today.

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Talking Transparent WomanTalking Transparent Woman, Portland, OR - < 1 mi.
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In the region:
Ribsy, Romona - Children's Book Characters, Portland, OR - 3 mi.

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