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MGA - Simpson Tunnel

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MGA - SimpsonTunnel

Taken in 2006

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Tunnel on Monongahela Railroad
Location
Fayette County, Pennsylvania
Status
Filled in
History
Built 1904; Abandoned ca. 1976; Filled in ?
Railroad
- Monongahela Railroad (MGA)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 870.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.99521, -79.89353   (decimal degrees)
39°59'43" N, 79°53'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/594455/4427812 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Carmichaels
Inventory number
BH 70967 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 1, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Geoff Hubbs