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ARR - Tunnel No. 1

Photo 

Alaska Central RR Tunnel No. 1

Photo taken by H.G. Kaiser

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #488822

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on former Alaska Central RR
Location
Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Bypassed in 1951
Builder
- Frank Bartlett- engineer
Design
Tunnel
Recognition
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 28, 1977
Approximate latitude, longitude
+60.64407, -149.05594   (decimal degrees)
60°38'39" N, 149°03'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
6/387573/6724902 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory numbers
NRHP 77001576 (National Register of Historic Places reference number)
BH 91935 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Alaska (185)
Built 1906 (637)
Built during 1900s (7,380)
Closed (2,700)
Frank Bartlett- engineer (1)
Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska (10)
NR-listed (2,974)
Owned by state (16,159)
Railroad (15,857)
Tunnel (1,328)

Update Log 

  • January 16, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs