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LN - Callahan's Nose Tunnel

Photo 

Callahans Nose northface

north portal

Photo taken by Bob Lawrence

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

View this photo at thetunneldiaries.com

BH Photo #485165

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under hillside on L&N RR (abandoned)
Location
Wise County, Virginia
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Line abandoned c1986
Railroad
- Louisville & Nashville Railroad (LN)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 135.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+36.88415, -82.78648   (decimal degrees)
36°53'03" N, 82°47'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/340797/4083511 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91131 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 3, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs