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CN - East Dubuque Rail Tunnel

Photos 

South (east) portal

Photo taken in January 2011

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BH Photo #192587

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under hill with the north portal serving as the lead to east approach to the Dubuque Rail Bridge on CN (former IC) Railway
Location
East Dubuque, Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Originally built by the Illinois Central Railway
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
Design
Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.49688, -90.64670   (decimal degrees)
42°29'49" N, 90°38'48" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/693375/4707630 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dubuque South
Inventory number
BH 47789 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 29, 2014: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • January 10, 2013: New photos from John Marvig
  • April 26, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Illinois Central Railroad", "Canadian National Railway", "Railroad"
  • April 26, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro
  • January 21, 2011: Added by Nathan Morton

Sources 

  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • John Marvig - marvigj27 [at] gmail [dot] com