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Breakneck Tunnel

Photos 

Photo taken by Doug Kerr in July 2005

BH Photo #174193

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on NY 9D
Location
Putnam County, New York, and Dutchess County, New York
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1932
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 582.7 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.44222, -73.97667   (decimal degrees)
41°26'32" N, 73°58'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/585486/4588355 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
West Point
Inventory numbers
NY 1006330 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26649 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
5,280

Update Log 

  • April 27, 2016: Photo imported by Dave King
  • June 1, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Re-added other county
  • August 25, 2010: New photos from Doug Kerr

Sources 

  • Doug Kerr
  • Luke

Comments 

Breakneck Tunnel
Posted June 1, 2014, by Clark Vance (cvance [at] dogmail [dot] com)

FWIW here's a view from the 2013 USGS West Point, NY quad:

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