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Carlin RR 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
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)
Elevation
4950 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 70739 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Built 1903 (468)
Built during 1900s (6,281)
Elko County, Nevada (20)
Have street view (22,058)
Nevada (114)
Open (36,534)
Owned by railroad (9,806)
Total length 1000-2500 feet (1,659)
Tunnel (1,150)

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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