Rating:
1 vote

Ashland Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Ashland Avenue Bridge

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

Enlarge

View this photo on Flickr

BH Photo #268179

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

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
+41.92278, -87.66778   (decimal degrees)
41°55'22" N, 87°40'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/444629/4641418 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chicago Loop
Inventory numbers
IL 016-6002 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15099 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 11/2010)
Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 94.0 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
34,100

Update Log 

  • 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.

Sources