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19th Century Virginia Tunnel A Relic Of American Ingenuity

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

In Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains, there's a long-abandoned tunnel. The Crozet Tunnel was completed in the late 1800s and at the time was the longest rail tunnel in the world, nearly a mile long. In the 1940s, the tunnel was decommissioned. Now, it's experiencing a comeback of sorts.

Source: NPR

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