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CN - Michigan Avenue Bridge

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CN Michigan Avenue Bridge

Looking East

Photo taken by John Marvig in December 2018

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BH Photo #441286

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Michigan Avenue on Canadian National Railway
Location
Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
Future prospects
To be replaced 2019
History
Built 1899
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Chicago & Western Indiana Railroad (CWI)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC)
Design
Pony plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 55.0 ft.
Total length: 96.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.86085, -87.62407   (decimal degrees)
41°51'39" N, 87°37'27" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/448203/4634514 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83944 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

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

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