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NJT - Weehawken Tunnel

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NJT - Weehawken Tunnel

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BH Photo #444785

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Description 

Rehabilitated in 2006 for light rail including Bergenline Avenue station midway through tunnel.

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under Palisades Ridge on NJT Hudson-Bergen Light Rail (formerly Conrail, Penn Central, New York Central, NYWS&B)
Location
Union City, Hudson County, New Jersey
History
Built by NYWS&B Railroad
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- New Jersey Transit (NJT)
- New York Central Railroad (NYC)
- New York, West Shore & Buffalo Railroad (NYWS&B)
- Penn Central Railroad (PC)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 4,100.0 ft. (0.8 mi.)
Also called
West Shore Weehawken Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.78247, -74.02217   (decimal degrees)
40°46'57" N, 74°01'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/582507/4515069 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 84696 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 12, 2019: New Street View added by Geoff Hubbs
  • March 19, 2019: New photos from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs