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BNSF - Alray Tunnel #1

Photos 

Overall View Of Approach To East Portal Of Tunnel. [2]

Photo taken by David G. De Vries for the Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #299355

Map 

Description 

Former BNSF (ATSF) Tunnel on Cajon Pass. Tunnel was daylighted (removed) with the addition of the third main track.

http://www.trainmaster.ch/cajon.htm

Facts 

Overview
Lost Tunnel on BNSF Railroad
Location
San Bernardino County, California
Status
Demolished
History
Built 1913
Railroads
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 380.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.33358, -117.46730   (decimal degrees)
34°20'01" N, 117°28'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/457015/3799242 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cajon
Inventory number
BH 58608 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 9, 2014: HAER photos posted by Dave King
  • October 30, 2013: Added by Kelly McClanahan

Sources 

  • Kelly McClanahan
  • HAER CA-2259-D - Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad, Cajon Subdivision, Tunnel No. 1, Between Cajon Summit and Keenbrook, Devore, San Bernardino County, CA