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Buck Rock Tunnel map, photos, satellite view and comments. Buck Rock Tunnel is a Mine in Jackson County, OR with an elevation of 3,652 feet, or 1,113 meters above sea level.

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What's Nearby Buck Rock Tunnel
Buck Rock Tunnel 0.00 miles away
A Mine in Jackson, Oregon
Buck Rock 0.53 miles away
A Pillar in Jackson, Oregon
Steinman Creek 1.14 miles away
A Stream in Jackson, Oregon
Bear Gulch 1.19 miles away
A Valley in Jackson, Oregon
Green Mountain Creek 1.49 miles away
A Stream in Jackson, Oregon
Baldy Creek 1.59 miles away
A Stream in Jackson, Oregon
Dollarhide Curve 1.66 miles away
A Locale in Jackson, Oregon
Buckhorn Springs 1.67 miles away
A Populated Place in Jackson, Oregon
Resort Post Office (historical) 1.67 miles away
A Post Office in Jackson, Oregon
Buckhorn Springs 1.68 miles away
A Spring in Jackson, Oregon

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Anonymous user shared on May. 22, 2009

Buck Rock Tunnel is really not a mine but an aborted railroad tunnel which was started in the early 1880's and stopped about 6-7 months later when the railroad changed owners. The tunnels were started from opposite sides and one is rather short, 50 feet deep, because of the necessity of digging a grade leading up to it. The opposite side is approximately 250 feet deep and far more interesting. The tunnels were dug by Chinese laborers who worked with dangerous black powder instead of TNT. Today, the deep tunnel is accessed by climbing up and then down into it because of the mountain eroding down over the entry.

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Buck Rock Tunnel Map - Oregon - Mapcarta
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Buck Rock Tunnel Topo Map in Jackson County, Oregon
Free printable topographic map of Buck Rock Tunnel in Jackson County, OR including photos, elevation & GPS coordinates.

Traveling Luck for Buck Rock Tunnel, Oregon, United States
Buck Rock Tunnel local information and maps. Buck Rock Tunnel is a mine(s) in Oregon, United States, North America.

Place Type
Buck Rock Tunnel is a Mine. Definition: Place or area from which commercial minerals are or were removed from the Earth; not including oilfield (pit, quarry, shaft).

Latitude and Longitude:
Latitude: 42.0909696
Longitude: -122.5578045

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