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ATSF/C&A - South Fork South Branch Chicago River Bridge

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Bridgeport Rail Bridge

Chicago IL

Photo taken by Douglas Butler

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BH Photo #291054

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bobtail swing bridge over Chicago River South Fork South Branch on Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe/Chicago & Alton RR
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
History
Built in the 1880s; Replaced 1906
Railroads
- Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway (ATSF)
- Chicago & Alton Railroad (C&A)
Design
Pratt through truss bobtail swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.83980, -87.66443   (decimal degrees)
41°50'23" N, 87°39'52" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/444835/4632202 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Englewood
Inventory number
BH 62444 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 11, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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