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Lemont Road Bridge

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Lemont Road Bridge

Bridge destroyed

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in June 2013

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BH Photo #285289

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Sanitary Canal on Lemont Road
Location
Lemont, Cook County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
History
Built 1899
Design
Through truss Swing
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.67809, -88.00195   (decimal degrees)
41°40'41" N, 88°00'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/416603/4614521 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Romeoville
Inventory number
BH 61350 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

19th Century (7,197)
Bobtail Swing Bridge (23)
Built 1899 (383)
Built during 1890s (2,876)
Cook County, Illinois (440)
Illinois (4,541)
Lemont, Illinois (7)
Lost (23,417)
Movable (2,893)
Owned by city (5,114)
Swing (1,399)
Through truss (14,553)
Truss (31,954)

Update Log 

  • October 28, 2019: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • June 14, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler