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CSX Underpass Road Tunnel

Photos 

This underpass is crumbing badly. As you'll see from the pictures, chunks of concrete have fallen away from the substructure, and with the apparent water leaks, I predict something bad will happen.

Photo taken by Calvin Sneed in June 2010

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BH Photo #167604

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete closed-spandrel arch tunnel under CSX Railroad tracks on Underpass Road (old State Highway 11)
Location
Cornersville, Marshall County, Tennessee
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
Closed spandrel tunnel is in bad shape; deteriorating concrete substructure, sections missing
Railroad
- Louisville & Nashville Railroad (L&N; LN)
Design
A closed spandrel arch underpass tunnel
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 19.0 ft.
Total length: 24.9 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+35.37682, -86.83078   (decimal degrees)
35°22'37" N, 86°49'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/515370/3914845 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lewisburg
Average daily traffic (as of 1998)
200
Inventory numbers
TN 590A2950003 (Tennessee bridge number)
BH 45500 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 1998)
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Update Log 

  • June 14, 2010: Added by Calvin Sneed

Sources 

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