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DL&W - Factoryville Tunnels

Photo 

DL&W - Factoryville Tunnels

abandoned south portals

Photo by Frank's Photography

View this photo at viewoftheblue.com

BH Photo #447187

Map 

Description 

Replaced by Nicholson Tunnel on new alignment in 1915

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned tunnel under Tunkhannock Mountain on DL&W Railroad
Location
Wyoming County, Pennsylvania
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1854
Railroad
- Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad (DLW)
Design
Tunnel
Also called
Nicholson Tunnels (old)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.60088, -75.79817   (decimal degrees)
41°36'03" N, 75°47'53" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
18/433485/4605771 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 85065 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • May 11, 2019: Added by Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs

Comments 

DL&W - Factoryville Tunnels
Posted May 11, 2019, by George Oakley (Georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Thanks for posting this tunnel,Geoff.

DL&W - Factoryville Tunnels
Posted May 11, 2019, by George Oakley (Georgeoakley49 [at] yahoo [dot] com)

Thanks for posting this tunnel,Geoff.