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Garfield Park Suspension Bridge

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Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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Overview
Wire suspension bridge over Garfield Park Lagoon on Pedestrian Walkway
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1893;
Design
Suspension bridge with double-intersection warren pony truss stiffening
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.88354, -87.71453   (decimal degrees)
41°53'01" N, 87°42'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/440716/4637092 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 80958 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • April 2, 2020: New photo from Geoff Hubbs
  • April 26, 2018: Updated by Luke: Added image+build year; Added category "Footbridge"; Removed categories "Walkway", "Pedestrian bridge"
  • April 2, 2018: Added by Amanda