Rating:
No votes cast

BLE - Culmerville Tunnel

Photos 

Published prior to 1923

View this photo at books.google.com

BH Photo #380385

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Tunnel under Under highway on Bessemer & Lake Erie Railroad
Location
Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Demolished
History
Built 1894; Removed 1922
Railroad
- Bessemer & Lake Erie Railroad (BLE)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 394.0 ft.
Deck width: 26.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.65379, -79.83844   (decimal degrees)
40°39'14" N, 79°50'18" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/598199/4500974 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 75797 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • February 25, 2017: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com