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CTA Green Line - Englewood Rail Crossing

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Englewood Rail Crossing

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Photo taken by John Marvig in July 2015

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BH Photo #335488

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Facts 

Overview
Pratt through truss bridge over Metra on Chicago Transit Authority
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1906
Builders
- American Bridge Co. of New York (Fabrication)
- Pittsburgh Construction Co. of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Erection)
- William M. Hughes of Chicago, Illinois (Design)
Railroads
- Chicago Transit Authority (CTA)
- Commuter Rail
- Metra (METX)
- Rapid Transit
Design
Pratt through truss
Dimensions
Span length: 155.0 ft.
Total length: 155.0 ft.
Also called
Englewood Elevated Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.77906, -87.63980   (decimal degrees)
41°46'45" N, 87°38'23" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/446830/4625443 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Englewood
Inventory number
BH 51103 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 23, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added builder
  • August 14, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 13, 2015: Updated by John Marvig: Added information
  • March 21, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added category "Metra"
  • January 27, 2012: Added by Frank Hicks

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