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Lake Shore Drive - 47th Street Bridge

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Lakeshore Drive - 47th Street Bridge

Photo from Ciorba Group

License: Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike (CC BY-SA)

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BH Photo #490043

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Steel stringer bridge over 47th Street on Lake Shore Dr SB
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1937; rehabilitated 2002
Design
Steel stringer
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 82.0 ft.
Total length: 137.1 ft.
Deck width: 47.2 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.81077, -87.58937   (decimal degrees)
41°48'39" N, 87°35'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/451045/4628934 (zone/easting/northing)
Average daily traffic (as of 2017)
87,000
Inventory number
BH 92125 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of November 2017)
Overall condition: Good
Superstructure condition rating: Good (7 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Very Good (8 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 75 (out of 100)
View more at BridgeReports.com

Categories 

Beam (16,883)
Built 1937 (839)
Built during 1930s (12,167)
Chicago, Illinois (331)
Continuous (2,631)
Cook County, Illinois (490)
Have street view (28,899)
Illinois (4,929)
Open (40,969)
Owned by city (6,082)
Span length 75-100 feet (6,651)
Steel stringer (6,713)
Total length 125-175 feet (6,185)

Update Log 

  • February 5, 2021: New photo from Geoff Hubbs

Sources 

  • Geoff Hubbs