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BRC - 26th Avenue Overpass

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in May 2012

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BH Photo #232545

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over 26th Street on Belt Railway
Location
Cicero, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
New bridge on older abutments
Railroad
- Belt Railway of Chicago (BRC)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 71.9 ft.
Total length: 76.1 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.84403, -87.73916   (decimal degrees)
41°50'39" N, 87°44'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/438634/4632723 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Englewood
Inventory numbers
IL 016-9914 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 52542 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 8, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • August 3, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Railroad"
  • May 26, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Belt Railway of Chicago"

Sources 

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