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SOO - Ashland Avenue Overpass

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Ashland Avenue on Abandoned Soo Line Railroad
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Replaced and relocated
History
Built 1899, Relocated to Western Avenue April 2014
Builder
- Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW)
- Soo Line Railroad (SOO)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.9 ft.
Total length: 53.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.91431, -87.66780   (decimal degrees)
41°54'52" N, 87°40'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/444619/4640477 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chicago Loop
Inventory numbers
IL 016-3008 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 65560 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 17, 2015: New Street View added by Luke

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Sources 

  • Luke