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CUOH - Poverty Run Tunnel

Photo 

Poverty Run Tunnel

Poverty Run Tunnel from Dillon Lake

James Neal

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BH Photo #289771

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Bridge over Poverty Run on Ohio Central Railroad
Location
Muskingum County, Ohio
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
- Columbus & Ohio River Railroad (COUH)
- Ohio Central Railroad (OHCR)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Also called
CUOH - Poverty Run Arch
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.00317, -82.12119   (decimal degrees)
40°00'11" N, 82°07'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/404298/4428711 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Dresden
Inventory number
BH 62104 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 5, 2014: Updated by Brandon Cooper: Added category "Baltimore & Ohio Railroad"
  • July 30, 2014: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Ohio Central Railroad System", "Columbus & Ohio River Railroad", "Railroad"
  • July 30, 2014: Updated by Brandon Cooper: Added by Brandon Cooper

Sources 

  • Brandon Cooper

Comments 

Poverty Run Tunnel
Posted July 30, 2014, by Brandon Cooper

I always thought this was a tunnel for years and years. But I guess I can see that it is an arch now that I look it after seeing closed-spandrel arch design being added here.