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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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Street View 

    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 (1,039)
    Beam (14,592)
    Chicago, Illinois (309)
    Concrete stringer (701)
    Cook County, Illinois (431)
    Fixed Trunnion Bascule (39)
    Have street view (25,650)
    Illinois (4,496)
    John Ericson (5)
    Lost (22,632)
    Movable (2,863)
    Owned by city (4,988)
    Replaced by new bridge (15,101)

    Update Log 

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

    Sources 

    • Douglas Butler