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BNSF - Swede Tunnel

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on BNSF Railway
Location
Chelan County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1928
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Great Northern Railway (GN)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 788.0 ft.
Also called
Great Northern Swede Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.70945, -120.69897   (decimal degrees)
47°42'34" N, 120°41'56" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/672603/5286571 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Winton
Inventory number
BH 51981 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

BNSF Railway (1,223)
Built 1928 (1,115)
Built during 1920s (9,381)
Chelan County, Washington (45)
Great Northern Railway (277)
Open (38,384)
Owned by railroad (10,920)
Railroad (14,228)
Total length 500-1000 feet (2,638)
Tunnel (1,078)
Washington (1,192)

Update Log 

  • April 6, 2012: Updated by Neil Martel: Corrected overview
  • April 6, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Great Northern Railway"

Sources 

  • Neil Martel