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Dry Fork Branch Tunnel 4

Photos 

Curvature of short tunnel obvious

Photo taken by Timothy and Joann Phillips in August 2018

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA)

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BH Photo #432842

Map 

Facts 

Overview
This tunnel and bridge are part of an increasingly disused Dry Fork Branch mostly carrying coal
Location
Tazewell County, Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
The bridge is dated 1910, the tunnel 1912.
Builder
- Pennsylvania Steel Co. of Steelton, Pennsylvania
Design
Deck plate girder
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.12933, -81.69924   (decimal degrees)
37°07'46" N, 81°41'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/437889/4109448 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 82480 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Deck girder (4,859)
Girder (8,713)
Have street view (24,319)
Open (37,745)
Owned by railroad (10,648)
Pennsylvania Steel Co. (138)
Plate girder (6,658)
Tazewell County, Virginia (14)
Virginia (1,081)

Update Log 

  • August 8, 2018: New photo from Timothy and Joann Phillips
  • August 7, 2018: New Street View added by Timothy and Joann Phillips

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Comments 

Dry Fork Branch Tunnel 4
Posted August 8, 2018, by Anonymous

I think the bridge and tunnel should be two separate entries.