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BNSF - Jackson's Tunnel

Photo 

West Portal

Photo taken by Nathan Morton in April 2010

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BH Photo #162823

Map 

Description 

Originally built by the Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railway

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on BNSF Railway
Location
Klickitat County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1908
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railway (SPS)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 575.0 ft.
Also called
SPS - Jackson's Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+45.70502, -121.31729   (decimal degrees)
45°42'18" N, 121°19'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/630986/5062650 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lyle
Inventory number
BH 44921 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 16, 2014: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Spokane, Portland & Seattle Railway"
  • April 18, 2010: Added by Nathan Morton

Sources 

  • Nathan Morton - morton890 [at] yahoo [dot] com

Comments 

BNSF - Jackson's Tunnel
Posted April 12, 2014, by paul curtiss (paucurtiss [at] aol [dot] com)

who was jackson tunnel named in honor of?