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DRGW - Tennessee Pass Tunnel

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Tunnel on Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad
Location
Eagle County, Colorado
Status
Collapsed
History
Built 1890; Replaced by the current tunnel in 1945; Caved in July 10, 2012, creating a sinkhole that affected US 24
Railroad
- Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (DRGW)
Design
Tunnel
Also called
Tennessee Pass Tunnel (Original)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.37570, -106.31582   (decimal degrees)
39°22'33" N, 106°18'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/386664/4359295 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pando
Inventory number
BH 65962 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 11, 2015: Added by Luke

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