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Loomis Street Bridge

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in September 2012

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BH Photo #240434

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Overview
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Loomis Street in Chicago
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1904; rehabilitated 1976
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 212.8 ft.
Total length: 456.9 ft.
Deck width: 49.8 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.84579, -87.66079   (decimal degrees)
41°50'45" N, 87°39'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/445142/4632865 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Englewood
Inventory numbers
IL 016-6033 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15147 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 12/2012)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 46.7 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
6,200

Update Log 

  • December 1, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • October 8, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • September 29, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Adjusted GPS, added Photo's

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Sources 

  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com