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Milwaukee Avenue Viaduct (Old)

Photo 

Published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #387866

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad on Milwaukee Avenue
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
History
Built 1873; replaced 1914
Design
Through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.88795, -87.64345   (decimal degrees)
41°53'17" N, 87°38'36" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/446617/4637535 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chicago Loop
Inventory number
BH 76690 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (6,225)
Built 1873 (78)
Built during 1870s (903)
Chicago, Illinois (256)
Cook County, Illinois (368)
Illinois (3,865)
Lost (18,937)
Lost 1914 (38)
Lost during 1910s (335)
Pony truss (15,080)
Pratt pony truss (3,199)
Pratt truss (8,069)
Replaced by new bridge (12,562)
Through truss (12,948)
Truss (29,545)

Update Log 

  • April 22, 2017: Added by Dave King

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Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com