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Property Name: Cincinnati and Whitewater Canal Tunnel

Other Name:
Harrison Tunnel
HAM-4353-53
Multiple Property Name:

National Register Reference Number: 01000562
National Register Listing Date: 05/25/2001

Address: Parallel to Miami Ave, jct of Wamsley & Miami Ave
City: Cleves
County: Hamilton

Category of Property: STRUCTURE

Applicable Criteria:
Event
Architecture/Engineering



Criterion Consideration:




Significant Person:


Significant Date(s):
1837
1846


Period(s) of Significance:
1850-1874
1825-1849




Area(s) of Significance:
Engineering
Transportation




Level(s) of Significance:
STATE


Other Designation:

DATE RECEIVED/PENDING NOMINATION

Cultural Affilation(s):





Contributing Building(s):  
Contributing Site(s):  
Contributing Structure(s): 1 
Contributing Object(s):  
Non-Contributing Building(s):  
Non-Contributing Site(s):  
Non-Contributing Structure(s):  
Non-Contributing Object(s):
 


Historic Use(s):

TRANSPORTATION: Rail-Related
TRANSPORTATION: Water-Related
TRANSPORTATION: Canal-Related





Current Use(s):
VACANT/NOT IN USE







Architectural Style(s):
Other



Other Architectural Style:
Brick lined canal tunnel

Architect(s):
Darius Lapham
S & H Howard & Company

Exterior Materials:
  • Foundation(s):


  • Wall(s):
    BRICK

  • Roof:


  • Other:
    SANDSTONE

Demolished: False


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