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B&O Railroad Tunnel

Photos 

Photo taken by David Case in October 2018

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BH Photo #436485

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under Walkway (Formerly B&O Railroad) on Sr 147
Location
Barnesville, Belmont County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1870
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 423.0 ft.
Recognition
Eligible for the National Register of Historic Places
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.98722, -81.17528   (decimal degrees)
39°59'14" N, 81°10'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/485035/4426353 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Barnesville
Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
10,456
Inventory numbers
ODOT 703400 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 53180 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2016)
Overall condition: Fair
Sufficiency rating: 89 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

19th Century (6,497)
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (312)
Barnesville, Ohio (1)
Belmont County, Ohio (46)
Built 1870 (118)
Built during 1870s (930)
NR-eligible (3,986)
Ohio (2,994)
Open (37,695)
Owned by state (14,462)
Rail-to-trail (1,359)
Railroad (13,965)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,764)
Tunnel (1,061)

Update Log 

  • October 22, 2018: New photos from David Case
  • August 21, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Baltimore & Ohio Railroad" Removed category "B&O Railroad"
  • August 15, 2012: Updated by J.P.: Added categories "Railroad", "B&O Railroad", "Rail to Trail"

Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Luke
  • David Case