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MNA - Pyatt Tunnel

Photos 

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Photo taken by Nathan Morton in March 2009

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BH Photo #135868

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on the Missouri and Northern Arkansas Railroad (formerly Missouri Pacific) southeast of Pyatt
Location
Marion County, Arkansas
Status
Open to railroad traffic
History
Built 1903-04
Railroads
- Missouri & Northern Arkansas Railroad (MNA)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 660.0 ft.
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 19, 2007
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.24046, -92.82328   (decimal degrees)
36°14'26" N, 92°49'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/515878/4010633 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bruno
Inventory numbers
NRHP 07000953 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 36138 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2009: New photos from Nathan Morton

Sources 

  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

Pyatt Tunnel
Posted April 13, 2013, by Hensley ( thehensleyfamily870 [at] gmail [dot] com)

Thanks for the pictures. This is a special place to my family as ALL the property surrounding this tunnel has been owned by my family since before the construction of the railway and tunnel themselves.