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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
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)

Categories 

Built 1904 (511)
Built during 1900s (6,685)
Fayette County, Pennsylvania (79)
Filled in (58)
Lost (21,034)
Monongahela Railroad (12)
Pennsylvania (4,745)
Railroad (14,242)
Tunnel (1,075)

Update Log 

  • May 1, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Geoff Hubbs