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WLE - Coen Tunnel

Photos 

Western Portal with sign

Photo taken by Joshua Collins in March 2009

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BH Photo #148077

Map 

Description 

Originally referred to on a W-PT track profile as "COENS TUNNEL"

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on Norfolk Southern Railway (former Norfolk & Western Railway)
Location
Jefferson County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1900
Railroads
- Norfolk & Western Railway (N&W)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
- Wabash-Pittsburgh Terminal Railway (WPTR)
- Wheeling & Lake Erie Railway (WLE)
Design
tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 856.2 ft.
Also called
Tunnel #10
W-PT Coens Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.31417, -80.61972   (decimal degrees)
40°18'51" N, 80°37'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/532311/4462697 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Steubenville East
Inventory number
BH 43535 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 24, 2009: Added by Joshua Collins

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Sources 

  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com