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PAT - Mount Washington Tunnel

Photos 

Photo taken by Hinto

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #309654

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on Port Authority of Allegheny County Busway/Light Rail
Location
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to PAT traffic only.
History
Built 1902-4
Builder
- Booth & Flinn Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Light Rail
- Pittsburgh Light Rail (T)
- Pittsburgh Railways (PRCo)
- Port Authority of Allegheny County (PAT)
- Streetcar
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 3,500.0 ft. (0.7 mi.)
Also called
Mt Washington Transit Tunnel
Mt Washington Trolley Tunnel
Mt Washington Streetcar Tunnel
Mount Washington Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.43171, -80.00435   (decimal degrees)
40°25'54" N, 80°00'16" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/584451/4476150 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsburgh West
Inventory number
BH 64495 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 19, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • December 10, 2014: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com