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UP - Wrightwood Avenue Bridge (Hermosa)

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UP Wrightwood Avenue Bridge

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in February 2022

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BH Photo #524922

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Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Wrightwood Avenue on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902
Builder
- American Bridge Co. of New York
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 49.0 ft.
Total length: 63.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.92838, -87.74176   (decimal degrees)
41°55'42" N, 87°44'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/438500/4642089 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 97029 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 13, 2022: New photos from John Marvig

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