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Diversey Avenue Bridge (Old)

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Diversey Avene Bridge

Chicago River Bridges (Patrick Mc Briarity)

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in January 2014

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BH Photo #288656

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Parker through truss bridge over North Branch Chicago River on Diversey Avenue
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Superstructure replaced
Design
Parker through truss swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.93192, -87.68321   (decimal degrees)
41°55'55" N, 87°40'60" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/443357/4642442 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 61761 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Chicago, Illinois (256)
Cook County, Illinois (368)
Illinois (3,842)
Lost (18,686)
Lost 1967 (37)
Lost during 1960s (405)
Movable (2,705)
Owned by city (4,491)
Parker through truss (1,161)
Parker truss (1,515)
Superstructure replaced (44)
Swing (1,248)
Through truss (12,892)
Truss (29,442)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2017: New photo from Luke
  • June 4, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • February 1, 2016: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • July 18, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler
  • Luke