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State Street Swing Bridge (Older)

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Overview
Lost Bowstring through truss bridge over Chicago River on State Street
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Destroyed by fire
History
Built 1864, destroyed 1871 in Great Chicago Fire
Design
Bowstring through truss
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.88745, -87.62794   (decimal degrees)
41°53'15" N, 87°37'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/447903/4637470 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chicago Loop
Inventory number
BH 57392 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • July 28, 2013: Added by Frank Hicks

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