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J&E - Summit Bridge

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Illinois Central Railroad on Joliet & Eastern Traction Co.
Location
Matteson, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Removed but not replaced
Railroads
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
- Interurban
- Joliet & Eastern Traction Co. (J&E)
- Joliet & Southern Traction Co. (J&S)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
J&E - Matteson Bridge
J&E/IC Overpass
J&S - Summit Bridge
J&S - Matteson Bridge
J&S/IC Overpass
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.49906, -87.70210   (decimal degrees)
41°29'57" N, 87°42'08" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/441399/4594398 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Steger
Inventory number
BH 64800 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • December 17, 2014: Added by Luke

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Comments 

J&E - Summit Bridge
Posted November 8, 2018, by Carl Joerger (carljoerger [at] sbcglobal [dot] net)

41.4984005, -87.9066455 There's another Joliet & Eastern bridge foundation here.