Historic steam engine back on tracks

, Posted: Sat, June 14 2014 at 10:45 PM, Updated: Sat, June 14 2014 at 11:34 PM

Jacksonville, Ore. -- A piece of Oregon railway history is back in the Rogue Valley.  J-Ville engine number one was hoisted from a flatbed truck and put onto rails at the Bingham Knoll campus in Jacksonville Saturday morning.

The steam engine, served for 60 years in Oregon including on the Rogue River Valley Railway.

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