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RDG - Pulpit Rock Tunnel

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RDG - Pulpit Rock Tunnel

Photo taken by The Wandering Woodsman

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

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BH Photo #483968

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Facts 

Overview
Abandoned tunnel under hillside on Reading Railroad
Location
Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built in 1838; bypassed and abandoned in 1924
Railroad
- Reading Railroad (RDG)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 1,637.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.57293, -76.01574   (decimal degrees)
40°34'23" N, 76°00'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/414025/4491845 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 90891 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 13, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

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