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IC - Little Calumet River Bridge

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IC - Little Calumet River Bridge

Bridge in the fixed position

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in May 2013

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BH Photo #284687

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Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Little Calumet River on Illinois Central RR
Location
Riverdale, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic fixed in place
History
Built 1925
Builder
- Strauss Bascule Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Railroad
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
Design
Deck plate girder bridge with counterweight removed
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.64989, -87.62143   (decimal degrees)
41°38'60" N, 87°37'17" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/448253/4611091 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Lake Calumet
Inventory number
BH 61171 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 2, 2017: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • December 1, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • August 5, 2014: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
  • June 2, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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  • Douglas Butler