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Wabash - Calumet-Sag Channel Bridge

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Overview
Lost Deck plate girder bridge over Calumet-Sag Channel on Wabash, later N&W, now NS/Metra
Location
Palos Heights, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Original DPG bridge replaced by a through-truss span (unknown date)
Railroad
- Wabash Railroad (WAB)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 197.3 ft.
Total length: 329.3 ft.
Deck width: 30.0 ft.
Also called
Wabash Railroad Bridge #1030
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.67997, -87.80927   (decimal degrees)
41°40'48" N, 87°48'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/432643/4614560 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Palos Park
Inventory number
BH 64731 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 15, 2014: Added by James Holzmeier

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