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BNSF - Tree Court Industrial Blvd. Tunnel

Photos 

Looking south

Photo taken by Nathan Morton in May 2009

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BH Photo #140097

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Slab over BNSF Railway on Tree Court Industrial Blvd. in Kirkwood
Location
Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1922
Railroad
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
Design
Concrete slab
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.56628, -90.46251   (decimal degrees)
38°33'59" N, 90°27'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/721077/4271701 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Kirkwood
Inventory number
BH 41814 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

BNSF Railway (1,110)
Built 1922 (625)
Built during 1920s (8,874)
Have street view (22,578)
Kirkwood, Missouri (6)
Missouri (5,968)
Open (36,892)
Owned by railroad (9,957)
Railroad (13,232)
Slab (1,559)
St. Louis County, Missouri (180)

Update Log 

  • August 19, 2017: New photos from David Huffman
  • January 3, 2017: Updated by Justin Zeid: Fixed street name-Tunnel carries Tree Court Industrial Blvd., not Lodgehill Drive.
  • May 17, 2010: Updated by Bill Eichelberger: Tunnel, not a covered bridge.
  • March 8, 2010: Updated by Joshua Collins: added gps coordinates
  • May 10, 2009: Updated by Nathan Morton
  • March 23, 2009: Updated by Justin Zeid
  • March 21, 2009: Added by Justin Zeid

Sources 

  • Justin Zeid
  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com
  • Bill Eichelberger
  • David Huffman

Comments 

Treecourt BNSF Tunnel
Posted July 14, 2009, by jack (jackkav [at] sbcglobal [dot] net)

was built in 1922 if you look closely at the picture you can see 1922 ingraved in the tunnel