On March 30, 1930, ground was broken at Gauley Junction to begin construction of the Hawks Nest tunnel and dam.
"Giant Undertaking Under Headway On New River"
"Governor Conley Attends Tunnel Celebration"
"Great Tunnel At Hawk's Nest Now Getting Water"
House of Representatives Subcommittee Report
Photograph Collection Database
New of Hawks Nest Tunnel Disaster First Published
Sources on the Hawks Nest Tunnel Disaster
On This Day in West Virginia History: March