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Gunsaulus Hall Galleries

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Description 

A visit to the South Asian and Indian art galleries at the Art Institute of Chicago reveals a few riveted steel beams exposed by the windows in the gallery. These are part of the structure that supports this bridge over the railroad.

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over South Shore and South Bend Railroad on Museum Gallery
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to museum visitors only
History
Built 1916
Railroads
- Chicago, South Shore, & South Bend Railroad (CSS)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
- Metra (METX)
Design
Through truss
Also called
Alsdorf Galleries
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.87957, -87.62274   (decimal degrees)
41°52'46" N, 87°37'22" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/448328/4636592 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 90801 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • October 4, 2020: New Street View added by Tyler

Sources 

  • Tyler