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B&O Railroad Tunnel

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
Inventory numbers
ODOT 703400 (Ohio Dept. of Transportation structure file number)
BH 53180 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 05/2015)
Sufficiency rating: 89.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2012)
9,580

Categories 

19th Century (6,228)
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (287)
Barnesville, Ohio (1)
Belmont County, Ohio (45)
Built 1870 (114)
Built during 1870s (903)
NR-eligible (3,979)
Ohio (2,928)
Open (36,898)
Owned by state (13,898)
Rail-to-trail (1,310)
Railroad (13,240)
Total length 250-500 feet (4,671)
Tunnel (1,156)

Update Log 

  • 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