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Prater-Morefield Tunnel

Photos 

West Portal, Facing E

Photo taken by Historic American Engineering Record

View photos at Library of Congress

BH Photo #135079

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on the Main Entrance Road at Mesa Verde National Park
Location
Montezuma County, Colorado
Status
Open to traffic
Design
Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.28510, -108.41928   (decimal degrees)
37°17'06" N, 108°25'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
12/728782/4129623 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Point Lookout
Inventory number
BH 41276 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Colorado (723)
HAER documented (1,112)
Have street view (27,993)
Montezuma County, Colorado (8)
Open (40,430)
Park (280)
Tunnel (1,345)

Update Log 

  • September 4, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • November 11, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Park"
  • November 11, 2013: New Street View added by Brent Tindall
  • February 16, 2010: Updated by Bob Morgan: added map marker
  • March 8, 2009: Added by James Baughn

Sources 

  • HAER CO-80 - Prater-Morefield Tunnel
  • James Baughn - webmaster [at] bridgehunter [dot] com
  • Bob Morgan - morgans212 [at] att [dot] net
  • Brent Tindall - bizzat219 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Geoff Hubbs