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UP 844 Highball to Laramie The Portland Rose the Final Day


Vote to have the UP Steam Crew visit your town at x.up.com Bound for the rugged western US, a land of endless possibility that the railroad united with the east in 1869, Union Pacific Railroad’s historic steam locomotive, No. 844, will travel more than 2300 miles from its base in Wyoming on a 15-day, three-state tour to the Pacific Northwest to celebrate Union Pacific’s role in the building of the western United States. The “Portland Rose Heritage Tour” will begin September 8 when No. 844 departs Cheyenne, Wyo. The locomotive will make several overnight stops in cities in the region with an extended four-night layover in No. 844’s first-ever appearance at the Pendleton Round-Up in Pendleton, Ore. The historic consist will stop in each of the following cities before arriving back in Cheyenne September 23: Laramie, Rawlins, Rock Springs and Green River, Wyo.; Montpelier, Pocatello, Shoshone, Boise and Nampa, Idaho; Huntington, La Grande, Hinkle, The Dalles, Portland and Pendleton, Ore. “Since 1862 Union Pacific Railroad has been working to build America while connecting the communities that define it,” said Scott Moore, vice president – public affairs for Union Pacific’s Western Region. “No. 844 celebrates this historic connection to the past with our Portland Rose heritage tour, while reiterating the present and future importance of the Pacific Northwest.” The tour was named after a passenger train that operated between Chicago and Portland, Ore., beginning in 1930. Known

24 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - November 13, 2012 at 9:34 pm

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HD part2 SP 4449 Portland Union Station (5-8-09)


SP 4449 arriving for National Train Day May 9 2009 10:00 AM – 03:00 PM 800 NW 6th Ave TheWorld’s Most Famous Steam Locomotive, Southern Pacific steam locomotive no. 4449 known as the “Daylight” will be on display. If you like my videos, rate, comment and subscribe to my channel (Canon Vixia

25 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - January 19, 2012 at 2:42 am

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Steam locomotive X4449 at Oak’s Bottom, Portland, OR


Locomotive X4449 at Oak’s Bottom in Portland, Oregon

25 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - December 23, 2011 at 9:38 pm

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HD part4 SP 4449 Portland Union Station (5-8-09)


SP 4449 arriving for National Train Day May 9 2009 10:00 AM – 03:00 PM 800 NW 6th Ave TheWorld’s Most Famous Steam Locomotive, Southern Pacific steam locomotive no. 4449 known as the “Daylight” will be on display. If you like my videos, rate, comment and subscribe to my channel (Canon Vixia

9 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - November 24, 2010 at 2:56 am

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HD part3 SP 4449 Portland Union Station (5-8-09)


SP 4449 arriving for National Train Day May 9 2009 10:00 AM – 03:00 PM 800 NW 6th Ave TheWorld’s Most Famous Steam Locomotive, Southern Pacific steam locomotive no. 4449 known as the “Daylight” will be on display. If you like my videos, rate, comment and subscribe to my channel (Canon Vixia

14 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - November 18, 2010 at 2:41 am

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HD SP4449(part1) leaving Portland Union Station


SP 4449 leaving for trip to Michigan for Train Festival 2009 800 NW 6th Ave People being steam cleaned by The World’s Most Famous Steam Locomotive, Southern Pacific steam locomotive no. 4449 known as the “Daylight” will be on display. If you like my videos, rate, comment and subscribe to my channel (Canon Vixia HG20 (watch in HD on full screen)

25 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - August 28, 2010 at 3:57 am

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#4449 Steam Train Portland Oregon


The Daylight Express runs right by my son and I as it carries passengers during the holidays.

7 comments - What do you think?  Posted by - July 8, 2010 at 10:56 pm

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