20th Century Railroad Club

Views from the 18th street viaduct

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Although we no longer meet at this location, here is the view of Chicago railroad activity, as seen from the 18th Street Viaduct.
In the foreground is part of Amtrak's Chicago Maintenance Facility.

Click here to see maps and layouts of the Amtrak Chicago Terminal

Click here for additional photographs taken on May 31, 1997 from the 18th street viaduct

Click here for a table showing Amtrak arrival and departure times at Chicago's Union Station.

Click here for scanner frequencies of Amtrak, Metra and other lines seen at the Chicago Rail Terminal