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Elroy-Sparta Trail - Tunnel #2

Photos 

Photo taken by sfgamchick

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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BH Photo #241330

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on Elroy Sparta State Trail (former C&NW Ry) 2 mi. NW of Wilton
Location
Monroe County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1873
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 1,694.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.83062, -90.55566   (decimal degrees)
43°49'50" N, 90°33'20" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/696531/4855964 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Wilton
Inventory number
BH 53882 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 13, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 6, 2013: New photos from Gene Smania
  • August 4, 2013: Updated by Steve Conro: Corrected GPS location
  • October 10, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • October 10, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Rail-to-trail", "Chicago & North Western Railway"

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