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Crawford Avenue Bridge (Old) (Cook County, Illinois)
Lost deck truss bridge over Caumet Sag -Sanitary Canal on Crawford Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

CRT/BRC Overpass (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1895 for Metropolitan-West Side Elevated Railroad, removed c1958
Lost Through truss bridge over Belt Railway of Chicago on Metropolitan West Side Elevated Railroad
Removed but not replaced

CRT/CTA Lake Street Transfer (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1895; Route abandoned and likley removed 1964
Lost Pony plate girder bridge over Chicago Transit Authority on Chicago Rapid Transit
Removed

CSL - Central Station Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1933; Removed 1974
Lost Steel stringer bridge over Illinois Central Railroad on Chicago Surface Lines
Removed

CSX - Ogden Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1912
Deck plate girder bridge over Ogden Avenue on CSX Transportation
Intact but closed to all traffic

CSX - Ogden Avenue Overpass (Cook County, Illinois)
Abandoned bridge over Ogden Ave (Old Rotute 66) on Former Penn Central RR
Abandoned

CSX - South Western Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1905
Pony/through plate girder bridge on CSX Railroad over South Western Avenue
Open to traffic

CSX/Major Taylor Trail - Little Calumet River Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Warren through truss bridge over Little Calumet River on CSX RR Industial Spur (former Penn Central)/Major Taylor bike trail
Open

CTA - "Polly "L"" Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1898 for Metropolitan West Side Elevated; route abandoned 1964
Camelback through truss bridge over UP RR (formerly C&NW RR) on an Abandoned Metropolitan West Side Elevated Railroad line
Abandoned

CTA - Ogden Avenue Overpass (Cook County, Illinois)
Bridge over Ogden Ave (Old Rotute 66) on CTA Pink Line
Open to traffic

CTA Brown Line - North Branch Chicago River Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built in the 1920s as a "shoo-fly", Replaced 1981
Lost Steel stringer bridge over North Branch Chicago River on Chicago Transit Authority Brown Line
Replaced by a new bridge

CTA Green Line - Englewood Rail Crossing (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1906
Pratt through truss bridge over Metra on Chicago Transit Authority
Open to traffic

CTA Green Line/IC Overpass (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1892; Closed 1982; Removed 1984
Lost Pennsylvania through truss bridge over Illinois Central Railroad on Chicago Transit Authority Green Line
Removed

CTA Pink Line - Ogden Avenue Overpass (Cook County, Illinois)
Deck plate girder bridge over Ogden Ave (Old Rotute 66) on CTA Pink Line
Open to traffic

CTA Pink Line/BOCT Overpass (Cook County, Illinois)
Replaced with a TPG ca. 1981
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Baltimore & Ohio Chicago Terminal on Chicago Transit Authority Pink Line
Replaced by a new bridge

CTA Red/Green Lines - Dan Ryan Double Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Original 'L' line built 1905. Bridge built 1961 as part of construction of Dan Ryan Expressway
Steel stringer bridge over I/90-94, CTA Red Line 'L' on CTA Green Line 'L'
Open to traffic

CTA Stockyards Line - Racine Station Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1908
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Racine Avenue on Chicago Transit Authority
Removed but not replaced

CTA Stockyards Line/CWI Overpass (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1907; Removed 1957
Lost Through truss bridge over Chicago & Western Indiana Railroad on Chicagoo Transit Authority
Removed

CTA Yellow Line - North Shore Channel Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1925
Warren deck truss bridge over North Shore Channel on Chicago Transit Authority (formerly Chicago North Shore & Milwaukee)
Open to traffic

CTM - Bloomingdale Line Swing Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1899 to replace earlier wooden through truss swing bridge
Deck plate girder bridge over North Branch Chicago River on Chicago Terminal Railway
Abandoned to rail traffic Feb. 2018 after severe vandalism to wiring

CTM - Elston Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1899
Pony plate girder bridge over Elston Avenue on Abandoned Chicago Terminal Railway
Intact but closed to all traffic

CTT - South Branch Chicago River Lift Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1899
Lost Warren double leaf rolling lift through truss bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Grand Central Station RR
No longer exists

CTT - South Branch Chicago River Swing Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 18XX; Replaced 1899
Pratt through truss bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Chicago Terminal Transfer Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

CTT - West Fork South Branch Chicago River Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1898
Lost deck plate girder bridge over West Fork South Branch Chicago River (No longer exists) on Chicago Terminal Transfer Railroad
No longer exists

CWI - Calumet River Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1967-1968 to replace earlier Strauss-type bridge; temporarily used for road traffic 2012; currently disused, stored in raised position
Warren through truss with all verticals bridge over Calumet River on abandoned Chicago & Western Indiana Railroad
Closed to all traffic

CWI - Calumet River Bridge (Older) (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1895: Replaced 1912
Lost Through truss bridge over Calumet River on Chicago & Western Indiana RR
Replaced by a new bridge

Damen Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1999
Steel through arch bridge over N Branch Chicago River on North Damen Avenue
Open to traffic

Damen Avenue Bridge (Old) (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1929
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Chicago River North Banch on North Damen Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Dan Ryan Expy Chicago River Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1962; rehabilitated 1988
Steel stringer bridge over S Branch Chicago River on I-90,94 Dan Ryan Expressway
Open to traffic

Dearborn Street Bridge (1907) (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1907; Replaced 1963
Lost Pony truss bridge over Main Chicago River on Dearborn Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Dearborn Street Bridge (1963) (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1963
Bascule bridge over Main Branch Chicago River on Dearborn Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Dearborn Street Drawbridge (1834) (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1834 as Chicago's first drawbridge; removed 1839
Lost Timber drawbridge over Chicago River on Dearborn Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Diversey Avenue Bridge (Old) (Cook County, Illinois)
Lost Parker through truss bridge over North Branch Chicago River on Diversey Avenue
Superstructure replaced

Division Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1903; rehabilitated 1983; demolished 2014
Bascule bridge over Chicago River North Branch Canal on Division Street in Chicago
Replaced by temporary Bailey Bridge while new fixed bridge is built

Division Street Bridge (new) (Cook County, Illinois)
Ordered from a catalog and assembled; opened September 30, 2014.
Bailey pony truss bridge over Chicago River North Branch Canal on West Division Street
Open to traffic

Douglas Park Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built ca. 1879
Steel arch bridge over Burkhardt Park Lake on Burkhardt Drive
Open to pedestrians

Eight Track Bridge (Old) (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1901; Replqced 1909
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Sanitary & Ship Canal on Chicago Terminal Transfer Railroad/Chicago Junction Railway/Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago, & St. Louis Railroad
Replaced by a new bridge

EJ&E - Calumet River Bridge #710 (Cook County, Illinois)
Built ?; Replaced 1974
Pratt through truss swing bridge over the Calumet River on Elgin Joliet & Eastern Ry
Replaced by a new bridge

Erie Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1910
Lost Deck truss bascule bridge over North Branch Chicago River, C&NW RR on Erie Street
Removed but not replaced

Ewing Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1914; rehabilitated 1992 and 2013
Bascule bridge over Calumet River on Ewing Avenue (US 41) in Chicago
Open to traffic

Ford City Drive Overpass (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1944
Concrete frame bridge over S. Pulaski Road (Crawford Avenue) on Ford City Drive (W. 77th St., Keller Dr.) in Chicago
Demolition underway

Ford Motor Plant Torrence Avenue Pedestrian Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 2011 by Big R Bridge
Through truss bridge over Torrence Avenue on pedestrian pathway
Open to pedestrians only

Franklin Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1920; rehabilitated 2002
Bascule bridge over Main Branch Chicago River on Franklin Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Fullerton Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over North Branch Chicago River on Fullerton Avenue
No longer exists

Fullerton Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1940
Steel rigid frame bridge over Fullerton Avenue on Lake Shore Drive
Open to traffic

Garfield Park Stone Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Lost Stone arch bridge over lagoon on park drive
Replaced by a new bridge

Garfield Park Suspension Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1893;
Wire suspension bridge over Garfield Park Lagoon on Pedestrian Walkway
Open to pedestrians only

Grand Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1913; rehabilitated 1974
Bascule bridge over North Branch Chicago River on Grand Avenue in Chicago
Open to traffic

Grand Avenue Bridge (Old) (Cook County, Illinois)
Built in 1869 Replaced in 1910
Lost Howe through truss bridge over North Branch Chicago River on Grand Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Grand Avenue Union Pacific Railroad Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built ca 1888 reconstructed 1977
Deck plate girder bridge over W Grand Ave and N Union Ave on UPRR
Open to traffic

Grand Avenue Viaduct (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1888; Removed 1975
Lost Double-intersection Warren through truss bridge over Railroad Tracks on Grand Avenue
Removed but not replaced

Grant Memorial Arch (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1894
Ston arch bridge over Walkway on Walkway
Open to pedestrians only

Gunsaulus Hall Galleries (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1916
Through truss bridge over South Shore and South Bend Railroad on Museum Gallery
Open to museum visitors only

Halsted Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1988
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Halsted Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Halsted Street Lift Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1894
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Halsted Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Halsted Street Overpass (Cook County, Illinois)
Replaced 1971
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad on Halsted Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Harlem Avenue S&S Canal Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Northbound bridge built 1931; southbound built 1966
Pair of bascule bridges over the Sanitary & Ship Canal on Harlem Avenue (IL 43) in Chicago
Open to traffic

Harrison Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built ca. 1960
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Harrison Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Harrison Street Bridge (Old) (Cook County, Illinois)
Lost Through truss bridge over Chicago River on Harrison Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Hayes Drive Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1902
Closed-spandrel Melan concrete arch bridge over Jackson Park Lagoon on Hayes Drive in Chicago
Open to traffic, zoned for load

Hubbard's Cave (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1959.
Tunnel on I-90/I-94 Kennedy Expy
Open to traffic

IC - 134th Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Lost Bridge over 134th Street on Illinois Central RR
Removed but not replaced

IHB - Damen Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1907
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Damen Avenue on Abandoned Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

IHB - Hermitage Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1907
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Hermitage Avenue on Abandoned Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

IHB - Honore Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1907
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Honore Street on Abandoned Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

IHB - Hoyne Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1907
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Hoyne Avenue on Abandoned Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

IHB - Paulina Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1907
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Paulina Street on Abandoned Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

IHB - Seeley Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1907
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Seeley Avenue on Abandoned Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

IHB - Winchester Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1907
Bridge over Winchester Avenue on Abandoned Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

IHB - Wolcott Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1907
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Wolcott Avenue on abandoned Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

IHB - Wood Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1907
Pony/through plate girder bridge over Wood Street on Abandoned Indiana Harbor Belt Railroad
Intact but closed to all traffic

Indiana Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1977
Through truss bridge over Little Calumet River on Indiana Avenue in Chicago
Open to traffic

Jackson Boulevard Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1916
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Jackson Blvd. (original Rte 66)in Chicago
Open to traffic

Jackson Boulevard Swing Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1901, replaced 1915
Lost Camelback through truss bridge over Chicago River (south branch) on Jackson Blvd.
Replaced by a new bridge

Jackson Park Lagoon Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1895; rehabilitated 1995; north approach span added 2004
Stringer bridge over Jackson Park Lagoon on S. Lake Shore Drive (US 41) and Lakefront Trail in Chicago
Open to traffic

Kedzie Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1909; rehabilitated 1969
Deck plate girder bridge over Chicago Sanitary & Ship Canal on Kedzie Avenue
Open to traffic

Kedzie Avenue Swing Bridge (Old) (Cook County, Illinois)
Lost Pratt through truss bridge over Sanitary Canal on Kedzie Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Kinzie Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1909; rehabilitated 1999
Bascule bridge over North Branch Chicago River on Kinzie Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Lake Shore Drive - 47th Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1937; rehabilitated 2002
Steel stringer bridge over 47th Street on Lake Shore Dr SB
Open to traffic

Lake Shore Drive Drawbridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1937
Double-deck bascule bridge over Main Branch Chicago River on Lake Shore Drive in Chicago
Open to traffic

Lake Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1916
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Lake Street and CTA Green/Pink Lines in Chicago
Open to traffic

Lake Street Swing Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1886, replaced 1916
Lost Through truss bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Lake Street, Lake Street Elevated Railway
Replaced by a new bridge

Laramie Avenue Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1895 using spans from the old Mississippi River Bridge at Burlington, Iowa; Removed 1955
Lost Whipple through truss bridge over CB&Q RR on Laramie Avenue
Replaced by a new bridge

Laramie Avenue Viaduct (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1939; rehabilitated 1975
Steel stringer bridge over CSX Railroad on Laramie Avenue
Open to traffic

LaSalle Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1928
Bascule bridge over Main Branch Chicago River on N. LaSalle Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Lincoln Park Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1905
Lost Deck truss bridge over lagoon on Footpath
Removed but not replaced

Lincoln Park Passerelle (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1940; reinforcing cross-bracing added 1991; deck replaced 2016.
Through arch bridge over N Lake Shore Dr in Chicago
Open to pedestrians

Little Calumet River Halsted Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1931; rehabilitated 1996
Through truss bridge over Little Calumet River on IL 1 (Halsted Street) in Chicago
Open to traffic

Loomis Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1904; rehabilitated 1976
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Loomis Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Loomis Street Swing Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Lost Through truss bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Loomis Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Madison Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1948; replaced 2003
Lost concrete arch bridge over Des Plaines River on Madison Street in Chicago
No longer exists

Madison Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1922; rehabilitated 1994
Bascule bridge over South Branch Chicago River on Madison Street in Chicago
Open to traffic

Madison Street Swing Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1891 to replace earlier swing bridge, replaced 1922
Lost Through truss bridge over Chicago River (south branch) on Madison Street
Replaced by a new bridge

Main Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1902
Lost Through truss bridge over Chicago River on Main Street
No longer exists

Metra - 43rd Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1897, Two Tracks Replaced 2004
Pony/through plate girder bridge over 43rd Street on Metra Rock Island District
Open to traffic

Metra - 55th Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built ca. 1929
Slab bridge over East 55th Street on Metra/CN railroads
Open to traffic

Metra - 63rd Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1904
Pony/through plate girder bridge over 63rd Street on Metra
Open to traffic

Metra - 64th Street Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1904
Pony/through plate girder bridge over 64th Street on Metra
Open to traffic

Metra - Cermak Road Overpass (Cook County, Illinois)
Steel rigid frame bridge over Cermak Road on Metra
Open to traffic

Metra - Oakwood Boulevard Bridge (Cook County, Illinois)
Built 1921
Steel stringer bridge over Metra Electric Line and CN Railway on Oakwood Blvd
Open to traffic during reconstruction, would be posted or closed except for temporary shoring