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Turn Hole Tunnel

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Description 

Bypassed 1912, closed to rail traffic 1956

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under Lehigh Gorge State Park on Lehigh Gorge State Park Pedestrian Path
Location
Nesquehoning, Carbon County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1866
Railroad
- Central Railroad of New Jersey (CNJ)
Design
Tunnel
Also called
CNJ - Turn Hole Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.88266, -75.76117   (decimal degrees)
40°52'58" N, 75°45'40" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/435870/4526010 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Weatherly
Inventory number
BH 67447 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 13, 2021: New photo from Ian Nelson
  • January 1, 2021: New photos from Josh Schmid
  • April 22, 2020: New Street View added by Geoff Hubbs
  • May 7, 2015: New Street View added by Luke

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