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Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel

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Photo taken by Jim Henderson

License: Public domain: Released by author

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Overview
Tunnel under East River on Interstate 478
Location
New York City, New York County, New York, and Kings County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1940-1950
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 9,117.0 ft. (1.7 mi.)
Also called
Hugh L. Carey Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.69012, -74.01031   (decimal degrees)
40°41'24" N, 74°00'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/583623/4504829 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Jersey City
Inventory number
BH 61543 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 28, 2014: Added by Luke Harden

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  • Luke