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CSX - Wasp Rock Tunnel

Photo 

CSX - Wasp Rock Tunnel

looking east

Photo from old postcard

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BH Photo #513623

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under hillside on CSX RR
Location
Botetourt County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Chesapeake & Ohio Railway (C&O; CO)
Design
Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.54608, -79.65649   (decimal degrees)
37°32'46" N, 79°39'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/618682/4156301 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 95520 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Botetourt County, Virginia (24)
CSX Railroad (1,838)
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway (237)
Open (41,353)
Owned by railroad (13,993)
Tunnel (1,364)
Virginia (1,430)

Update Log 

  • December 20, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs
  • Flickr - Vince Hammel Jr photo