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PRR - Salina Tunnel

Photo 

PRR - Salina Tunnel

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Photo taken by Coke Oven Mike

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

View this photo at coalandcoke.blogspot.com

BH Photo #485036

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned tunnel under hillside on Pennsylvania Railroad
Location
Avonmore, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1882
Railroads
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
- Western Pennsylvania Railroad (WPRR)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 1,365.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+40.52969, -79.48095   (decimal degrees)
40°31'47" N, 79°28'51" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/628660/4487658 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 91107 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 1, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs