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CN/Amtrak - Cal-Sag Bridge

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Photo taken by Steve Conro in September 2012

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BH Photo #240277

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Cal-Sag Channel on Canadian National RR/Amtrak
Location
Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open
Railroads
- Amtrak (AMTK)
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Metra (METX)
Design
Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 320.0 ft.
Total length: 400.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.69669, -87.94118   (decimal degrees)
41°41'48" N, 87°56'28" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/421684/4616528 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Sag Bridge
Inventory number
BH 53670 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • November 8, 2015: Updated by Roger Deschner: Added category "Metra"
  • October 8, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • September 30, 2012: Updated by Luke Harden: Added categories "Canadian National Railway", "Amtrak", "Railroad"
  • September 26, 2012: Added by Steve Conro

Sources 

  • Steve Conro - sconro [at] yahoo [dot] com
  • J.P. - wildcatjon2000 [at] gmail [dot] com