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C&A - Illinois & Michigan Canal Bridge

Photo 

Image

Published prior to 1923

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BH Photo #365002

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Post through truss bridge over Illinois & Michigan Canal on Chicago & Alton Railroad
Location
Lockport, Will County, Illinois
Status
No longer exists
History
Built during 1860s
Railroad
- Chicago & Alton Railroad (C&A)
Design
Post through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.59045, -88.05827   (decimal degrees)
41°35'26" N, 88°03'30" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/411796/4604847 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Joliet
Inventory number
BH 73739 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Chicago & Alton Railroad (60)
I&M Canal (25)
Illinois (3,963)
Lockport, Illinois (11)
Lost (19,737)
Pin-connected (3,514)
Post truss (38)
Railroad (13,763)
Through truss (13,179)
Truss (29,877)
Will County, Illinois (131)

Update Log 

  • September 18, 2016: Added by Dave King

Sources 

  • Dave King - DKinghawkfan [at] hotmail [dot] com

Comments 

C&A - Illinois & Mississippi Canal Bridge
Posted September 19, 2016, by David Eike (eikes [at] sbcglobal [dot] net)

The attribution in the historic photo is incorrect. This is the Illinois & Michigan Canal.