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Penn station’s Halls | JFX Diversion Tunnels

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This section is severly outdated as new information, research and explorations have manifested since the time of writing this. check back soon. Proceeding past Junction Chamber 1, Triple Barrel Hall , the 3 intake conduits converge into 2 massive hallway like tunnels,running in parallel. Again these conduits composition are made up of concrete all the way around. The daily flow …

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Jonesy’s Nares : JFX Intake/Infall Tunnels

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The intake tunnels are of the modern rectangular barrel conduits like shape. They are approximately 4.5-5.5 meters (15-18ft) high and 5.5-6.0 meters (18-20ft) wide. These tunnels were constructed in the late 1950’s. There were constructed to encaspulate the river further more, to make way for the Jones Falls Expressway (JFX) / Interstate 83 which is immediately overhead. The dry weather …

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The Mouth : Jones Falls Infall Stage

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“The Jones Falls below North Avenue enters closed conveyance and flows to Harbor. During periods of extreme flooding, ponding occurs at the upper end of the conduits and water flows overland down city streets to the harbor across the proposed rail alignment. ” – Baltimore Northeast Corridor Alternative Transit Improvements Volume II This is the point prior to the Jones Falls …