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East River Mountain Tunnel

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East River Mountain Tunnel - Built 1974

Photo taken by Ben Tate May 2012

View this photo at panoramio.com

BH Photo #241185

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Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under East River Mountain on I-77
Location
Bland County, Virginia, and Mercer County, West Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1974
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Span length: 5,412.3 ft. (1.0 mi.)
Total length: 5,412.3 ft. (1.0 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.27517, -81.12349   (decimal degrees)
37°16'31" N, 81°07'25" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/489052/4125406 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Princeton
Inventory numbers
VA 3003 (Virginia bridge number)
BH 53841 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Average daily traffic (as of 1993)
9,500

Update Log 

  • July 4, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • September 13, 2013: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • October 7, 2012: Added by Ben Tate

Sources 

  • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Michael Miller - michael_a_miller [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com