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ST - Terryville Tunnel

Photo 

Terryville Tunnel

Looking through the tunnel from the west end, 02/20/2008

Photo by Ian Martin

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BH Photo #289018

Map 

Description 

Longest railroad tunnel in Connecticut

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on Pan Am Railways Waterbury Branch
Location
Terryville, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906-10, single-tracked 1940
Railroads
- Guilford Rail System (GRS)
- Hartford, Providence & Fishkill Railroad (HP&F)
- New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad (NH)
- Pan Am Railways (PAR)
- Springfield Terminal Railway (ST)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 3,850.0 ft. (0.7 mi.)
Also called
ST - Pequabuck Tunnel
ST - Mile Long Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.66507, -72.99703   (decimal degrees)
41°39'54" N, 72°59'49" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/666751/4614528 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Bristol
Inventory number
BH 61853 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 23, 2014: Added by Ian Martin

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