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AP&J - DuPage River Bridge

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Public Domain: Published Prior to 1923

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over DuPage River on Aurora, Plainfield & Joliet Railway
Location
Plainfield, Will County, Illinois
Status
Removed
History
Built 1903; Removed 1923
Builder
- Fisher Construction Co. of Joliet, Illinois
Railroads
- Aurora, Plainfield & Joliet Railway (AP&J)
- Interurban
- Joliet & Southern Traction Co. (J&S)
- Joliet, Plainfield & Aurora Railroad (JP&A)
Design
Pratt through truss
Also called
J&S - DuPage River Bridge
JP&A
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.60829, -88.20945   (decimal degrees)
41°36'30" N, 88°12'34" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/399223/4606993 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 67554 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • March 11, 2017: New photo from Luke
  • February 27, 2016: New photo from Gene Smania
  • February 25, 2016: Updated by Luke: Added new imagery to alleviate some apparent confusion.
  • May 12, 2015: Added by Luke

Comments 

J&S - DuPage River Bridge
Posted February 25, 2016, by Anonymous

It's almost as if they were built right next to each other...

J&S - DuPage River Bridge
Posted February 25, 2016, by Anonymous

Looks the same as the Lockport bridge?