Middle bore of three through Tunnel Hill, Gallitzin PA
Westbound out of Allegheny Tunnel
Photo taken by Curtis Lee in July 2005
+40.48138, -78.5497640°28'53" N, 78°32'59" W
Constructed by Pennsylvania RR from 1851 to 1854. The tunnel is 3,612 feet long at an elevation of 2,167 feet above sea level. Enlarged and double-tracked in 1995 to allow the passage of double stack container trains. Present owner is Norfolk Southern RR.
- August 24, 2010: Added by Curtis Lee
- Curtis Lee - clee47ford [at] yahoo [dot] com