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Wabash Tunnel

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Wabash Tunnel

View looking west, from the East Portal

Photographer unknown

BH Photo #308700

Map 

Street Views 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on former Wabash-Pittsburgh Terminal, later Pittsburgh & West Virginia,later N&W Railroad
Location
Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Reopened as HOV vehicle tunnel in 2004
History
Built 1903
Builder
- Booth & Flinn Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Railroads
- Pittsburgh & West Virginia Railway (P&WV)
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
- Wabash-Pittsburgh Terminal Railway (WPTR)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 3,650.0 ft. (0.7 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.42656, -80.01731   (decimal degrees)
40°25'36" N, 80°01'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/583358/4475566 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Pittsburgh West
Inventory number
BH 64194 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 26, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • November 20, 2014: New Street View added by James Holzmeier

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