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Dalveen Tunnel
Dalveen Tunnel on the Southern railway line, Dalveen, Queensland, 2015 03.JPG
Dalveen Tunnel on the Southern railway line, 2015
Location Warwick to Wallangarra railway line, Dalveen, Southern Downs Region, Queensland, Australia
Design period 1870s - 1890s (late 19th century)
Built 1878 - 1880
Official name: Dalveen Tunnel
Type state heritage (built)
Designated 28 July 2000
Reference no. 601519
Significant period 1870s, 1880s (fabric)
Significant components tunnel - railway, cutting - railway
Builders J Garget

Dalveen Tunnel is a heritage-listed tunnel on the Warwick to Wallangarra railway line, Dalveen, Southern Downs Region, Queensland, Australia. It was built from 1878 to 1880 by J Garget. It was added to the Queensland Heritage Register on 28 July 2000.

Description

The Dalveen tunnel is situated at 183 miles (295 km) from Roma Street railway station on the Southern Line between Warwick and Wallangarra. The tunnel is of semi-elliptical cross-section, and is brick lines with brick arches and brick portals featuring sandstone quoins. The southern portal (Dalveen portal) features a date of 1880.

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