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Steam-Fueled Forestry

August 16 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Free

High pitched whistles pierced the air, steam powered gears spun and steel cables flurried to and fro to fuel the logging industry at the turn of the 20th century. At the center of this perfected mechanical movement was the Steam Donkey, an ingenious invention that revolutionized the industry, eased the lives of early loggers, and paved a path to modernization. Join us as we journey back to the time of steam engines to discover the mechanics behind this powerful metal monster!

 

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Details

Date:
August 16
Time:
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://www.tillamookforestcenter.com/calendar/index.cfm?event=events.list

Organizer

Tillamook Forest Center
Phone:
503-815-6800
Email:
tfc.info@oregon.gov
Website:
www.tillamookforestcenter.org

Venue

Tillamook Forest Center
45500 Wilson River Hwy
Tillamook, 97141
Phone:
503.815.6800
Website:
https://tillamookliving.com/venue/tillamook-forest-center/