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Electric Railway Suspension Bridge

Photo 

Proposed bridge and electric railway - Chicago

Photo taken from The Street Railway Journal - January 1892

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BH Photo #502137

Map 

Description 

Location is a guess

Facts 

Overview
Wire suspension bridge over River on Electric Railway
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Never built?
History
Proposed 1892
Railroad
- Streetcar
Design
Wire/cable suspension
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 400.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.91107, -87.65659   (decimal degrees)
41°54'40" N, 87°39'24" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/445546/4640111 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 93806 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 30, 2021: Added by Dave King

Sources 

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