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Webster Avenue Bridge

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Webster Avenue bridge

Chicago IL

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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Overview
Bascule bridge over North Branch Chicago River on Webster Avenue in Chicago
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1916; rehabilitated 1993
Design
Bascule
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 188.9 ft.
Total length: 287.0 ft.
Deck width: 36.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.92278, -87.66917   (decimal degrees)
41°55'22" N, 87°40'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/444514/4641418 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chicago Loop
Inventory numbers
IL 016-6057 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15175 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 09/2011)
Deck condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Superstructure condition rating: Serious (3 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Structurally deficient
Sufficiency rating: 43.9 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2010)
9,100

Update Log 

  • February 3, 2016: New photos from Royce and Bobette Haley
  • December 16, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • 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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Sources 

  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler
  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Royce and Bobette Haley - roycehaley111 [at] yahoo [dot] com