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Metolius in Jefferson County, Oregon — The American West (Northwest)
 

Metolius Depot

End of the Line

 
 
Metolius Depot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, June 21, 2015
1. Metolius Depot Marker
Inscription. The race between the Oregon Trunk R.R. and Union Pacific R.R. up the Deschutes R. ended at Metolius Feb. 15, 1911. The Oregon Trunk won. This depot was the end of the line, serving all of Central Oregon.
——Est. 1911——

 
Location. 44° 35.24′ N, 121° 10.72′ W. Marker is in Metolius, Oregon, in Jefferson County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Ave and SW 6th St, on the right when traveling south on Washington Ave. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Madras OR 97741, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Jefferson County War Memorial (approx. 3.9 miles away); The Old Jefferson County Jail (approx. 4.1 miles away); Veteran War Memorial Plaza (approx. 5˝ miles away); Colonel Rex T. Barber Memorial (approx. 13˝ miles away); A Bridge for the New Millenium (approx. 13˝ miles away); Oregon Scenic Highways (approx. 13˝ miles away); Peter Skene Ogden Park (approx. 13˝ miles away); The Crooked River (High) Bridge (approx. 13˝ miles away).
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
Metolius Depot image. Click for full size.
By Douglass Halvorsen, June 21, 2015
2. Metolius Depot
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 27, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 27, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 27, 2018, by Douglass Halvorsen of Klamath Falls, Oregon. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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