Baldwin Engine 481

Baldwin Engine 481 (HMUJX)

Location: Kearney, NE 68845 Buffalo County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 41.094', W 99° 5.55'

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Baldwin Built engine 481 in 1903. The original number was 1902, but was later renumbered 841 in 1915. It was used on the main line branch lines of the Union Pacific Railroad in Kansas until the winter of 1954-55, when it was brought to Kearney Branch. It was the last steam locomotive to operate on that branch and completed its last run there on August 2, 1955. In August of 1955, it was taken to Columbus, Nebraska, and used on the branch line there. It was brought back to the Pioneer Park in Kearney in June 1958 and remained on display there until being moved to the Trails and Rails Museum on February 17, 1977. Donated by the City of Kearney.
Year Placed1977
Placed ByTrails to Rails Museum
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Date Added Friday, September 26th, 2014 at 6:34am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14T E 492183 N 4503783
Decimal Degrees40.68490000, -99.09250000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 41.094', W 99° 5.55'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 41' 5.64" N, 99° 5' 33.00" W
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Area Code(s)308
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 710 W 11th St, Kearney NE 68845, US
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