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Ellinwood’s Underground Tunnels – Ellinwood, Kansas

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Connecting the downtown area buildings these tunnels were used for coal storage during the coal era. The history of these tunnels is worth visiting. The coal was delivered to the stores by horse and wagon and dropped into the tunnels when the wooden sidewalks were raised. The workers of the shops could then go to the tunnel and get the coal as they needed it for heating their businesses.

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