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South Damen Viaduct

Map 

Facts 

Note: The following information comes from the National Bridge Inventory and has not been verified.
Overview
Lost girder bridge over rail yard and city streets on S. Damen Avenue
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1961; removed in 1990s
Design
Girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 240.2 ft.
Total length: 5,175.1 ft. (1.0 mi.)
Deck width: 53.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.80860, -87.67461   (decimal degrees)
41°48'31" N, 87°40'29" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/443963/4628746 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Englewood
Inventory numbers
IL 016-6140 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 60352 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 22, 2014: Added by James Baughn