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SCBG - Mission Hill Tunnel

Photo 

SCBG - Mission Hill Tunnel

looking north

Photo from SantaCruzTrains

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

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BH Photo #460124

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on Santa Cruz Big Trees and Pacific Railway (SCBG)
Location
Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Bored 1876; Widened 1903
Railroads
- Santa Cruz, Big Trees & Pacific Railway (SCBG)
- South Pacific Coast Railroad (SPC)
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 927.0 ft.
Also called
SPC - Tunnel #8
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.97655, -122.02993   (decimal degrees)
36°58'36" N, 122°01'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/586341/4092711 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Santa Cruz
Inventory number
BH 58943 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 14, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • January 11, 2019: Updated by Luke: Added category "Bore Tunnel" & Info
  • December 7, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Comments 

SCBG - Mission Hill Tunnel
Posted November 14, 2019, by George A Oakley (Georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Am I seeing things or is there a fence which looks like it can be opened at the tunnel on street view?

SCBG - Mission Hill Tunnel
Posted January 11, 2019, by Andy French