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PE - Belmont Tunnel

Photos 

Portal in 2004, long before it was given monument status.

Photo taken by Amayzun

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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BH Photo #253736

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned tunnel on Railroad (PE)
Location
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California
Status
Abandoned
Future prospects
Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument
History
Built 1925
Builder
- Twohy Brothers of Spokane, Washington
Railroads
- Interurban
- Pacific Electric Railway (PE)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 4,325.0 ft. (0.8 mi.)
Deck width: 28.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 21.3 ft.
Also called
Hollywood Subway
PE - Hollywood Subway
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.06018, -118.25931   (decimal degrees)
34°03'37" N, 118°15'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/383784/3769544 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hollywood
Inventory number
BH 56237 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 13, 2016: New photos from Luke
  • July 29, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • May 13, 2013: Added by Luke Harden