Richard Manwiller, left, and Mark Kramer, above right, scuttle around the sides of the historic train engine while doing maintenance after the arrival of the No. 4449 Southern Pacific engine in Spokane Monday, Oct. 19, 2009. Engine 4449, a historic steam engine, and pulling a number of restored and preserved private cars, is completing a long journey from its home in Portland, Ore., out to Minnesota and Wisconsin and now returning to Portland.
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October 19, 2009 in Features
The arrival of the 4449 Southern Pacific steam engine in Spokane was a real event for train buffs. For most of the year, the historic engine, which pulled passengers around …