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CWR - Tunnel #1

Photo 

CWR - Tunnel #1

after April 2013 collapse

Photo from Hobo Laments

View this photo at mendotraintony.com

BH Photo #499948

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under hillside on California Western RR
Location
Mendocino County, California
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1893; collapsed in April 2013and again in 2016
Railroad
- California Western Railroad (CWR)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 1,112.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.44548, -123.76250   (decimal degrees)
39°26'44" N, 123°45'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/434389/4366491 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93377 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 6, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs