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Big Walker Mountain Tunnel

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Big Walker Mountain Tunnel - Built 1972

Photo taken by Ben Tate May 2012

View this photo at panoramio.com

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Overview
Tunnel under Big Walker Mountain on I-77
Location
Bland County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1972
Builder
- Singstad & Kehart (final design)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Span length: 4,229.2 ft.
Total length: 4,229.2 ft. (0.8 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.03500, -81.12583   (decimal degrees)
37°02'06" N, 81°07'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/488809/4098762 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Big Bend
Inventory numbers
VA 3002 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 53840 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 2008)
12,845

Update Log 

  • September 13, 2013: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • May 29, 2013: New photos from Bill Eichelberger
  • October 7, 2012: Added by Ben Tate

Sources 

  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Bill Eichelberger
  • Michael Miller - michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com