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Halsted Street Bridge

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in September 2012

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BH Photo #240438

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    Facts 

    Overview
    Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Halsted Street in Chicago
    Location
    Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
    Status
    Open to traffic
    History
    Built 1934; rehabilitated 1988
    Railroads
    - Chicago Surface Lines (CSL)
    - Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
    - Streetcar
    Design
    Bascule
    Dimensions
    Length of largest span: 224.0 ft.
    Total length: 315.8 ft.
    Deck width: 57.0 ft.
    Approximate latitude, longitude
    +41.84944, -87.64651   (decimal degrees)
    41°50'58" N, 87°38'47" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
    Approximate UTM coordinates
    16/446331/4633262 (zone/easting/northing)
    Quadrangle map:
    Englewood
    Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
    12,100
    Inventory numbers
    IL 016-6024 (Illinois bridge number)
    BH 15166 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
    Inspection report (as of October 2016)
    Overall condition: Poor
    Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
    Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
    Deck condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
    Sufficiency rating: 66.3 (out of 100)
    View more at BridgeReports.com

    Update Log 

    • December 1, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
    • May 26, 2015: Updated by Luke: Added categories "Chicago Surface Lines", "Streetcar", "rail-and-road"
    • August 29, 2013: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
    • September 29, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Adjusted GPS, added Photo's

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