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Q: Where Is the U.S.'s Largest Abandoned Subway Tunnel?

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A: Jonathan Taylor writes:

I was pained by Patricia Marx’s shopping column on Brooklyn in the March 8 issue, but she was correct to highlight the thrilling tours of the Atlantic Avenue Tunnel (also the subject of a 1982 Talk piece by Bill McKibben).

But that didn’t prepare me for these pictures from a tour of Cincinnati’s never-completed subway (via Lawyers, Guns & Money)—they’re a must see.

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