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CN - Wabash Avenue Bridge

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CN Wabash Avenue Bridge

Overview

Photo taken by John Marvig in December 2018

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BH Photo #441269

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Wabash Avenue on Canadian National Railway
Location
Chicago, 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: 65.0 ft.
Total length: 106.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.86080, -87.62572   (decimal degrees)
41°51'39" N, 87°37'33" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/448066/4634510 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 83943 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

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

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