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CSX - Stretchers Neck Tunnel

Photos 

Southeastern Portal

Above the portal opening it says "Stretchers Neck Tunnel 1930-32"

Photo taken by Joshua Collins in September 2008

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BH Photo #136387

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel under unknown ridge, CR 25 (McKendree Rd.) on CSX Railroad at Prince
Location
Fayette County, West Virginia
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1930-32
Railroads
- CSX Railroad (CSX)
- Chesapeake & Ohio Railway (C&O; CO)
- Chessie System
Design
Tunnel
Also called
C&O - Stretchers Neck Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+37.85724, -81.06979   (decimal degrees)
37°51'26" N, 81°04'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/493860/4189977 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Prince
Inventory number
BH 42187 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 27, 2015: New photos from Irma Hale
  • May 14, 2010: New Street View added by Joshua Collins
  • February 20, 2010: Updated by Joshua Collins: added gps coordinates
  • April 1, 2009: Added by Joshua Collins

Sources 

  • Joshua Collins - Bigjc1979 [at] aol [dot] com