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NS - 61st Street Bridge

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NS 61st Street Bridge

Overview, Looking South

Photo taken by John Marvig in July 2015

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BH Photo #335496

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over 61st Street on Norfolk Southern Railway
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1898
Railroads
- Conrail (CR)
- Norfolk Southern Railway (NS)
- Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR)
- Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne & Chicago Railway (PFtWC)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 80.0 ft.
Total length: 80.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.78353, -87.63462   (decimal degrees)
41°47'01" N, 87°38'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/447264/4625936 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Englewood
Inventory number
BH 68881 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 14, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 13, 2015: New Street View added by John Marvig

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