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Harrison Street Bridge (Old)

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Harrison Street Bridge (Old)

Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in April 2013

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BH Photo #289289

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Lost Through truss bridge over Chicago River on Harrison Street
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Design
Through truss bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.87439, -87.63595   (decimal degrees)
41°52'28" N, 87°38'09" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/447228/4636025 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Englewood
Inventory number
BH 61952 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,040)
Chicago, Illinois (306)
Cook County, Illinois (428)
Illinois (4,470)
Lost (22,271)
Movable (2,846)
Owned by city (4,930)
Replaced by new bridge (14,859)
Scherzer Rolling Lift Bridge Co. (123)
Through truss (14,046)
Truss (31,237)

Update Log 

  • July 25, 2014: Added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

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