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BRC - Hawthorne Plant Overpass

Photo 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in May 2012

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BH Photo #232550

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Abandoned Western Electric plant road on Belt Railway
Location
Cicero, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Railroad
- Belt Railway of Chicago (BRC)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Total length: 50.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.84628, -87.73922   (decimal degrees)
41°50'47" N, 87°44'21" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/438632/4632973 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Englewood
Inventory number
BH 52545 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Belt Railway of Chicago (7)
Cicero, Illinois (8)
Cook County, Illinois (461)
Girder (10,299)
Have street view (27,065)
Illinois (4,686)
Open (39,976)
Plate girder (7,983)
Railroad (15,601)
Skewed (4,915)
Through girder (3,842)
Total length 50-75 feet (9,318)

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 categories "Belt Railway of Chicago", "Skewed"

Sources 

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