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L&N Tunnel

Photo 

L&N Tunnel

Photo taken by Jeff Robertson

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #454285

Map 

Description 

This tunnel appears to be abandoned but the track seems to still be in place.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned tunnel on Louisville and Nashvile
Location
Tunnel Hill, Monroe County, Alabama
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built sometime after 1900
Railroad
- Louisville & Nashville Railroad (L&N; LN)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 800.0 ft.
Also called
Tunnel Hill
Approximate latitude, longitude
+31.66571, -87.22852   (decimal degrees)
31°39'57" N, 87°13'43" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/478337/3503405 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Beatrice
Land survey
T. 8 N , R. 8 E
Inventory number
BH 71489 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • March 25, 2016: Added by Tim Colquett

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Tim Colquett