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Grand Avenue Viaduct

Photo 

Overpass is in the top left corner.

Photo Provided by the UIC Library's Digital Collection

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

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Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Railroad Tracks on Grand Avenue
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built 1888; Removed 1975
Design
Double-intersection Warren through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.89147, -87.64168   (decimal degrees)
41°53'29" N, 87°38'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/446767/4637925 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 62461 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2017: Updated by Luke: Added build & loss dates
  • August 13, 2014: Added by Luke