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Great Bend Tunnel

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1870

Construction on the Great Bend Tunnel began from both ends

Sep 12, 1872

The Great Bend Tunnel was completed

1893

The Great Bend Tunnel was lined with brick arching

Other events that happened on or around 1893

1932

A second parallel bore was completed on the Great Bend Tunnel

Other events that happened on or around 1932

1974

The first Great Bend Tunnel was closed

Other events that happened on or around 1974


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