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UP - Jefferson Street Viaduct

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UP Jefferson Street Viaduct

Looking North

Photo taken by John Marvig in June 2015

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BH Photo #331804

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Jefferson and Hubbard Streets on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1910
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 70.0 ft.
Total length: 620.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.89017, -87.64344   (decimal degrees)
41°53'25" N, 87°38'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/446620/4637782 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chicago Loop
Inventory number
BH 67644 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 17, 2015: New photo from Dave King
  • July 14, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • May 17, 2015: Added by John Marvig

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