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UP - North Bridge Bay Tunnel

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U.P.R.R. - North Bridge Bay Tunnel

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Photo taken by Michael Goff in January 2012

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BH Photo #223864

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Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under Bridge Bay Hill on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Shasta County, California
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1940
Railroad
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
Design
Tunnel - Constructed during the realignment of the railroad due to the construction of Shasta Dam
Dimensions
Total length: 2,900.0 ft. (0.5 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.75346, -122.31963   (decimal degrees)
40°45'12" N, 122°19'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/557433/4511611 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
O'Brien
Inventory number
BH 51093 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 27, 2012: Updated by Daniel Hopkins: Added category "Railroad"
  • January 26, 2012: Added by Michael Goff

Sources 

  • Mike Goff - michael [dot] goff [at] hotmail [dot] com