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Here is my video covering the move of all the equipment from Brooklyn to the new engine site. I tried to cover as much as I could, while maintain the 15 minute YouTube limit. Hopefully, everyone who has spent many hours either working on, or watching, these locomotives will enjoy this :)

"On June 26th, 2012, 102 years of Brooklyn Roundhouse operations ceased with this move from the old Southern Pacific Brooklyn Roundhouse to the new Oregon Rail Heritage Foundation Enginehouse. Union Pacific's deadline for the groups to evacuate the property was June 30th, 2012, due to plans to expand their intermodel parking and ramps to spot intermodel trains. SP 4449 (4-8-4), SP&S 700 (4-8-4), O&RN 197 (4-6-2), NKP 190 (ALCo PA), and other equipment were lead out of the roundhouse by NKP 324 (ALCo RSD-5). Though Brooklyn will be missed, a new home for these historic pieces of railroad history is close to reality. The new Enginehouse construction is flowing along nicely, and you can expect a public grand opening on September 22nd, 2012. For more information, please visit" is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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