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GAP - Big Savage Tunnel

Photo 

Photo taken by Joseph

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)

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BH Photo #267372

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on Great Allegheny Passage
Location
Somerset County, Pennsylvania
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Buil 1911,
Railroads
- Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O; BO)
- Chessie System
- Rail-to-trail
- Western Maryland Railway (WM)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Span length: 3,295.0 ft. (0.6 mi.)
Total length: 3,295.0 ft. (0.6 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+39.72395, -78.89917   (decimal degrees)
39°43'26" N, 78°53'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/680053/4399229 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Frostburg
Inventory number
BH 58211 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 29, 2013: Added by Luke Harden

Sources 

  • Luke

Comments 

GAP - Big Savage Tunnel
Posted April 30, 2017, by Caden (cprrank [at] gmail [dot] com)

Does anyone by chance know where you can park to access the trail nearby the tunnel? Thanks in advance! cprrank@gmail.com