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CTA Purple Line - Colfax Street Bridge

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Purple Line Colfax Street Bridge

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Photo taken by John Marvig in July 2018

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BH Photo #431915

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Facts 

Overview
Slab bridge over Colfax Street on CTA Purple Line
Location
Evanston, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1931
Railroads
- Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
- Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad (MILW; CMStP&P; CMStP)
- Chicago, North Shore & Milwaukee Railroad (CNSM)
- Interurban
- Rapid Transit
Design
Slab
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 21.0 ft.
Total length: 72.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+42.06046, -87.68379   (decimal degrees)
42°03'38" N, 87°41'02" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/443423/4656715 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 82308 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 18, 2018: Added by John Marvig

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