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UP - Deen Tunnel

Photo 

UP - Deen Tunnel

south portal

Photo taken by Chuck Conway in 1991

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

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BH Photo #463734

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Eagle County, Colorado
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1889-90
Railroads
- Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (DRGW)
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 242.0 ft.
Also called
UP - Pando Tunnel
UP - Mitchell Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.42846, -106.32439   (decimal degrees)
39°25'42" N, 106°19'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/386011/4365161 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pando
Inventory number
BH 63140 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 1, 2020: Updated by John Marvig: added information
  • January 5, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • February 11, 2015: Updated by Luke: Name
  • February 11, 2015: Added by Royce and Bobette Haley

Sources 

  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Luke
  • Trainboard - Image
  • DRGW.net - Info. on build year
  • Geoff Hubbs
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com