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Midland Tunnel No. 2

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Photo taken by James Baughn

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BH Photo #101388

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Overview
Second of four tunnels on CR 371 north of Buena Vista
Location
Chaffee County, Colorado
Status
Open to one-lane traffic
History
Built 1887 by the Colorado Midland Railroad
Railroads
- Colorado Midland Railroad (CM)
- Rail-to-road
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Span length: 115.1 ft.
Total length: 115.1 ft.
Deck width: 15.4 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 16.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.87833, -106.14500   (decimal degrees)
38°52'42" N, 106°08'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/400681/4303898 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Harvard Lakes
Inventory numbers
CO CHA371-02.52 (Colorado off-system bridge number)
BH 11793 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2003)
220

Update Log 

  • January 30, 2016: New photo from Kellie Keene
  • October 4, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Kellie Keene - misskellie35 [at] yahoo [dot] com