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UP - Tunnel 30

Photo 

Tunnel 30

Last tunnel on the Moffat subdivision before the big one: 32797-foot Moffat tunnel.

Photo by Kevin Standlee

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)

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BH Photo #315882

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Gilpin County, Colorado
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1903
Railroads
- Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad (DRGW)
- Denver & Salt Lake Railway (D&SL)
- Denver, Northwestern & Pacific Railway (DNW&P)
- Southern Pacific Railroad (SP)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 257.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.91046, -105.47731   (decimal degrees)
39°54'38" N, 105°28'38" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
13/459204/4417927 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Tungsten
Inventory number
BH 65957 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 11, 2015: Added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin