Tuesday, January 21, 2014

How many Central Pacific Railroad tunnels?

How many Central Pacific Railroad tunnels were “blasted through the granite mountains” of the Sierra Nevada?


Blogger CPRR Discussion Group said...

"Between Omaha and Sacramento there are nineteen tunnels. Four of these are on the Union Pacific and fifteen on the Central."

1/21/2014 4:17 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Note that additional tunnels were later added , including, when the second track over the Sierra Nevada mountains was built.

2/02/2015 6:08 PM  

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