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Wacker Drive Bridge

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Wacker Drive Bridge

Replaced

Photo taken by Douglas Butler in November 2014

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BH Photo #338466

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Facts 

Overview
Lost Concrete stringer bridge over Chicago River on Wacker Drive
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Replaced by a new bridge
Builder
- John Ericson
Design
Concrete stringer bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.88840, -87.62515   (decimal degrees)
41°53'18" N, 87°37'31" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/448136/4637574 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Chicago Loop
Inventory number
BH 69491 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,050)
Beam (15,389)
Chicago, Illinois (323)
Concrete stringer (786)
Cook County, Illinois (448)
Fixed Trunnion Bascule (39)
Have street view (26,537)
Illinois (4,600)
John Ericson (5)
Lost (24,183)
Movable (2,928)
Owned by city (5,276)
Replaced by new bridge (16,139)

Update Log 

  • October 1, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler

Sources 

  • Douglas Butler