Aug 8, 2015

Chicago "L" Elevated - Steam Before They Became Electric





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Chicago "L" - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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The Chicago "L" (short for "elevated") is the rapid transit system serving the city of Chicago and some of its surrounding suburbs in the U.S. state of Illinois.
System length‎: ‎102.8 mi (165.4 km)
Top speed‎: ‎55 mph (89 km/h)

Chicago ''L''.org - The Chicago rapid transit internet resource

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Comprehensive resource for information on the Chicago rapid transit system -- the 'L' -- including history, stations, rolling stock, maps, current news, FAQ, ...

Chicago ''L''.org: History and Chronologies

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The Chicago "L" system is a unification of lines built and formerly operated by competing companies. The companies were fully unified in 1924, though the ...

How-To Guide: Riding the 'L' (Trains) - Chicago Transit ...

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Chicago Transit Authority
How-to Guide: Riding the train. CTA's train system is known as the 'L' (a now-official name originally short for "elevated"). Trains serve over 140 stations located ...

CTA Maps - Bus and 'L' System Maps - Chicago Transit ...

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Chicago Transit Authority
Get maps for using transit in Chicago. CTA, RTA, 'L', and bus.

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Chicago Transit Authority
Information about CTA bus and train service in and around Chicago. Find maps, schedules, service alerts, plan a trip, jobs, news and more!
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[PDF]Rail ('L') System Map - Chicago Transit Authority

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Chicago Transit Authority
Rail ('L') System Map. For Travel Information Call: 1-312-836-7000. For Customer Assistance Call: 1-888-YOUR-CTA. Hearing Impaired: 1-888-CTA-TTY1.