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NS - Calumet River Bridge

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in September 2012

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BH Photo #240026

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Warren through truss bridge over Calumet River on Norfolk Southern Railroad (former Nickel Plate Ry)
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open
History
Built 1971
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad (NKP)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
Design
Warren through truss
Also called
NKP - Calumet River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.66600, -87.56435   (decimal degrees)
41°39'58" N, 87°33'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/453017/4612847 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lake Calumet
Inventory number
BH 53633 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 11, 2013: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Navigable waterway", "New York, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad", "Railroad"
  • September 11, 2013: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • September 25, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added category "Norfolk Southern Railway"

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Sources 

  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • Douglas Butler