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MILW - Small Creek Tunnel #1

Map 

Description 

Tunnel 23 on the MILW Pacific Extension. Bypassed by the Route of the Hiawatha Trail in light of its poor structural condition.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned tunnel on Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad
Location
Shoshone County, Idaho
Status
Derelict/abandoned & collapsing
History
Built 1909
Railroad
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 279.0 ft.
Deck width: 24.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 22.0 ft.
Also called
MILW - Tunnel No. 23
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.35309, -115.64228   (decimal degrees)
47°21'11" N, 115°38'32" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/602538/5245296 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Shefoot Mountain
Inventory number
BH 66368 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 1, 2015: Added by Ian Martin

Sources 

  • Ian Martin