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Phantom Canyon Tunnel No. 2

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Photos taken June 2007 by James Baughn

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Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on CR 67 (Phantom Canyon Road) north of Florence
Location
Fremont County, Colorado
Status
Open to one-lane traffic
History
Built 1894 by the Florence and Cripple Creek Railroad
Railroad
- Florence & Cripple Creek Railroad (F&CC)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 214.8 ft.
Deck width: 13.7 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.54500, -105.10667   (decimal degrees)
38°32'42" N, 105°06'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/490704/4266292 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Phantom Canyon
Average daily traffic (as of 1997)
136
Inventory numbers
CO FRCO 67-318 (Colorado off-system bridge number)
BH 11881 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of April 1999)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • January 6, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Florence & Cripple Creek Railroad", "Railroad", "Rail-to-road"
  • September 27, 2007: Posted new photos

Comments 

Phantom Canyon No. 2 Tunnel
Posted February 4, 2006, by john kutschied (jkutschied1 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

It's a tunnel.