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Stretch of tunnel called full of defects

North End-area finding raises fears of new leaks

By Sean P. Murphy
Globe Staff / July 7, 2005

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An inspection by Big Dig officials has found a 1,500-foot stretch of the tunnel near the North End to be the most problem-plagued area of the project, with weaknesses in the tunnel walls that exceed even those in the section of tunnel that erupted in a gushing leak last September. (Full article: 1001 words)

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