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D&C - Deer Creek Tunnel

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Description 

Only 3,500 of the 9,000 ft intended length was completed.

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned tunnel on Railroad (D&C)
Location
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio
Status
Abandoned
History
Construction began in the 1850, ceased in1855
Railroad
- Dayton & Cincinnati Railroad (D&C)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 3,500.0 ft. (0.7 mi.)
Also called
Kemper's Hill Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.13394, -84.49499   (decimal degrees)
39°08'02" N, 84°29'42" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/716518/4334628 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cincinnati East
Inventory number
BH 58473 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 18, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

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