Chicago’s Underground Freight Railroad

Tunnel Company locomotive and safety sign in 1928 © Bruce Moffat Collection

Tunnel Company locomotive and safety sign in 1928                                                © Bruce Moffat Collection

Did you know that Chicago once shipped freight to and from buildings inside the Loop using 40 miles of tunnels and specially designed narrow gauge rail cars? Check out Bruce Moffat’s interesting exploration of Chicago’s Freight Tunnels

~Thanks to Peter Martin for this post

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