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Harlem Avenue S&S Canal Bridge

Photos 

SB Bridge

Photo taken by Steve Conro in March 2012

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BH Photo #228060

Facts 

Overview
Pair of bascule bridges over the Sanitary & Ship Canal on Harlem Avenue (IL 43) in Chicago
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Northbound bridge built 1931; southbound built 1966
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 224.0 ft.
Total length: 456.2 ft.
Deck width: 56.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.80250, -87.80167   (decimal degrees)
41°48'09" N, 87°48'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/433402/4628158 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Berwyn
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
35,400
Inventory numbers
IL 016-0315 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15129 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of August 2018)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 51.4 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • May 8, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • September 29, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro
  • March 21, 2012: New photos from Steve Conro

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