Chicago, Illinois

Nike Missile Silos

From alt.college.tunnels: Someone mentions a silo "in Chicago, right on Lake Michigan at about 55th street, right across the street from the Museum of Science and Industry: us_chicago_il_nikesite1.txt

 

 

The Mini-freight train beneath downtown.

An article from "Rail and Wire," issue 162, November 1996, by Les Ascher and dave Diamond, on the Chicago underground rail: http://www.irm.org/railwire/rw162a1.html

A report, from the standpoint of the flood control technology producers, on the1992 flood of the underground rail tunnels: http://info.er.usgs.gov/reports/yearbooks/1992/wrd_chicago.html

An article on the tunnels is availible at http://www.ameritech.net/users/chicagotunnel/tunnel1.html

Ninj has an article on exploring in the tunnels in his Infiltration Zine, issue #12 i think. For information, go to his website at www.infiltration.org and look in his archives. The article however is not online, you have to buy it.

  • BOOK: There is a book called Forty Feet Below about the mini-freight-train tunnels. However, i have not been able to find it in local libraries.


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