The Little Tunnel

Address: Portland, TN
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Built in 1886, this tunnel was part of a Chesapeake & Nashville Railroad line connecting Gallatin to Scottsville, Kentucky. It was known as the “shortest railroad tunnel in the U.S.” measuring just 46 feet and 6 inches in length, 13 inches shorter than the famous Bee Rock tunnel in Virginia.


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City: Portland, TN
Subregion: Middle Tennessee




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