Merci Train - Oregon

Oregon Boxcar

Oregon Merci Boxcar at its new location in N. Bend, OR shown on the day of its dedication, July 15, 2006. Since then, as seen in John Steven's July 2010 photos below, the openings in the wood framework have had glass or plexiglass put in them on all four sides, thus providing further protection from the elements.
P.S. We appreciate your suffering getting rained on to make these pictures for us John.

Oregon Flag

Location:
Simpson Park
N. Bend, OR

Contact:
Mr. Kevin Owens - E-mail Kevin
40 & 8 Society - Voiture #316
N. Bend, OR - 541-297-1899

Artifacts:
Coos History Museum has a collection of some of the artifacts that came in the Oregon boxcar, many are on display.
1210 N. Front St `
Coos Bay, OR 97420 - 541-756-6320
Vicki Wiese - Collections Manager - E-mail Vicki

Other gifts can be found at the
Benton County Historical Society and Museum.
1101 Main St
Philomath, OR 97330 - 541-629-6230 Ext-304
Mary Gallagher - Collections Manager - E-mail Mary


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Oregon Boxcar Oregon Boxcar

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Oregon Boxcar
Boxcar at its former location at Old Fort Stevens Historical Park
in Hammond, OR.


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