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CNW - Des Plaines River Bridge

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Des Plaines River on Chicago & North Western Railway
Location
Des Plaines, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1883; Replaced 1909
Builder
- Alden & Lassig Bridge & Iron Works of Chicago, Illinois
Railroad
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.03833, -87.88237   (decimal degrees)
42°02'18" N, 87°52'57" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/426968/4654408 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 68879 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 13, 2015: Added by Luke

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Sources 

  • Luke