Tunnel 2 - Pope County, IL

Illinois Central Railroad

Illinois Central Tunnel 2 - Pope County Depot

Tunnel 2 Illinois Central
6,840.0 ft long

Pope County

Estimated GPS Coordinates, Click For Map: 37.54327,-88.70051

Tunnel 2 North Portal

Building of Edgewood Cut-off Involves Heavy Work
By A. F. Blaess, Chief Engineer, Illinois Central
Railroad Gazette

Concrete Plant South Port of Tunnel 2

Building of Edgewood Cut-off Involves Heavy Work
By A. F. Blaess, Chief Engineer, Illinois Central
Railroad Gazette

Southern Illinois Coal Lives On

P&L Detour Surprise at Tunnel #2