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CNW - Buncombe Tunnel

Photos 

Photo provided by W.J. Manon

BH Photo #239621

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Abandoned tunnel on Railroad
Location
Lafayette County, Wisconsin
Status
Derelict/abandoned
History
Built 1875, widened 1882; Abandoned 1938
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Galena & Southern Wisconsin Railroad (G&SWRR)
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 350.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.50973, -90.38568   (decimal degrees)
42°30'35" N, 90°23'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/714781/4709685 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Cuba City
Inventory number
BH 53563 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 28, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: added a widening date
  • September 19, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • September 18, 2012: Added by Luke Harden

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