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BNSF - Main Street Tunnel

Photos 

South Approach

Photo taken by David Backlin in June 2018

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BH Photo #429719

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Concrete arch nder N Main St on Fort Worth and Denver Railway (now BNSF)
Location
Childress, Childress County, Texas
Status
Open to one way traffic northbound
History
Built 1981
Builder
- Bailey Bridge Co, Inc of Abilene, Texas
Railroads
- BNSF Railway (BNSF)
- Burlington Northern Railroad (BN)
- Fort Worth & Denver Railway (FW&D)
Design
Closed-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Vertical clearance above deck: 12.0 ft.
Also called
BN - Main Street Tunnel
FWD - Main Street Tunnel
Approximate latitude, longitude
+34.42132, -100.20755   (decimal degrees)
34°25'17" N, 100°12'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/389035/3809533 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 81945 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 27, 2018: New photos from David Backlin
  • June 24, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added category "Fort Worth & Denver Railway"
  • June 24, 2018: New Street View added by David Backlin

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