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LittleTunnel

Photos 

Photo taken in October 2010 by Calvin Sneed

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BH Photo #181298

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Former Louisville & Nashville railroad tunnel under Poor Valley Ridge at Cumberland Gap
Location
Harrogate, Claiborne County, Tennessee
Status
Open to pedestrians
History
Built in 1888 as railroad tunnel, connecting Cumberland Gap Tunnel to L & N Railroad line going into Virginia, converted to a walking tunnel
Railroad
- Knoxville, Cumberland Gap & Louisville Railroad (KCG&L)
Design
Tunnel
Also called
Cumberland Gap-Harrogate Walking Tunnel
Old L & N Railroad Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.59397, -83.66409   (decimal degrees)
36°35'38" N, 83°39'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/261679/4053136 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Middlesboro South
Elevation
1320 ft. above sea level
Inventory number
BH 46420 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 6, 2010: Added by Calvin Sneed

Sources 

  • Calvin Sneed - us43137415 [at] yahoo [dot] com