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Ashland Avenue North Branch Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in March 2015

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BH Photo #320124

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Overview
Bascule bridge over North Branch Chicago River on Ashland Avenue in Chicago
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1936; rehabilitated 1993
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 231.9 ft.
Total length: 386.3 ft.
Deck width: 60.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.92227, -87.66844   (decimal degrees)
41°55'20" N, 87°40'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/444573/4641361 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chicago Loop
Average daily traffic (as of 2018)
30,400
Inventory numbers
IL 016-6002 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15099 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of September 2018)
Overall condition: Fair
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 76.7 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Update Log 

  • June 10, 2020: New Street View added by Geoff Hubbs
  • March 30, 2015: New photos from Steve Conro
  • October 11, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 10, 2013: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • October 8, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.

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