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Abandoned IHB - Hermitage Avenue Bridge

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Abandoned Hermitage Avenue Bridge

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in December 2018

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BH Photo #441119

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Hermitage Avenue on Abandoned Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Intact but closed to all traffic
History
Built 1907
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroad
- Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad (IHB)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Span length: 45.0 ft.
Total length: 45.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.80472, -87.66845   (decimal degrees)
41°48'17" N, 87°40'06" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/444471/4628310 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83948 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • January 6, 2019: New photos from John Marvig
  • December 31, 2018: Added by John Marvig

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