The Cleveland Tunnel Project 2016

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the mystery continues...

Whether it's stories of the underground railroad, or where Julius Eckhardt Raht stashed his copper and payroll before he fled north during the Civil War, as a Clevelander, you have most likely heard of these "secret tunnels." As you can see, the tunnels are very real, their purpose and original builders, however, are still a mystery. 

As of September 8th the tunnels have been re-opened for mapping and survey. The Museum has placed this task in the capable hands of Dr. Richard Jones of Lee University and a selected few of his students.

Our goal is to shed more light on its history, while keeping all you historians, adventurists, and just simply curious citizens updated. Keep a check on this page. More to see in the coming weeks! 

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Photos courtesy of P. J. Slowiak