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BNSF - Nelson Bennett Tunnel

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BNSF - Nelson Bennett Tunnel

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BH Photo #462781

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on BNSF Railway
Location
Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1912-13
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Amtrak Cascades
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Northern Pacific Railway (NP)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 4,000.0 ft. (0.8 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.29311, -122.52693   (decimal degrees)
47°17'35" N, 122°31'37" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
10/535768/5237845 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Gig Harbor
Inventory number
BH 65989 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 21, 2019: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • February 12, 2015: Added by Luke

Sources 

  • Luke
  • Geoff Hubbs