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UP - Franklin Avenue Bridge

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UP Franklin Avenue Bridge

Typical Retaining Wall

Photo taken by John Marvig in February 2022

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BH Photo #524819

Facts 

Overview
Deck plate girder bridge over Franklin Avenue on Union Pacific Railroad
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1912
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Metra (METX)
- Union Pacific Railroad (UP)
Design
Deck plate girder
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 25.0 ft.
Total length: 74.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.88678, -87.81781   (decimal degrees)
41°53'12" N, 87°49'04" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/432150/4637528 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 97018 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 13, 2022: New photos from John Marvig

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