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106th Street Swing Bridge (1890's)

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Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Calumet River on 106th Street
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1890's; Replaced 1929
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.70271, -87.54591   (decimal degrees)
41°42'10" N, 87°32'45" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/454579/4616913 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lake Calumet
Inventory number
BH 57400 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Calumet River (20)
Chicago, Illinois (330)
Cook County, Illinois (457)
Illinois (4,647)
Lost (24,725)
Lost 1929 (57)
Lost during 1920s (477)
Movable (2,969)
Replaced by new bridge (16,573)
Swing (1,453)
Through truss (15,058)
Truss (32,778)

Update Log 

  • July 29, 2013: Added by Frank Hicks

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