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UP - Carlin Tunnels

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Overview
Tunnel under Carlin Canyon; Humboldt River UP railroad
Location
Elko County, Nevada
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1903
Railroad
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 1,584.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.72208, -116.01471   (decimal degrees)
40°43'19" N, 116°00'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
11/583212/4508373 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Carlin East
Elevation
4950 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 70739 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 20, 2017: Updated by Craig Philpott: Divided post into separate listing for RR vs auto tunnels
  • September 8, 2016: New Street View added by Dana and Kay Klein
  • February 2, 2016: Added by Andy Peters

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