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Chicago Union Station - Lucky 7 - Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
N 41° 52.731 W 087° 38.367
16T E 446941 N 4636522
Quick Description: Chicago Union Station, Is the anchor point for this Lucky 7, all waymarks are within 0.1 miles of the station, scoring a Tally of 14. Union Station is the third busiest Railway Station in the USA.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 10/19/2015 4:27:43 AM
Waymark Code: WMPTKP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
Views: 4

Long Description:
Union Station, located along the west side of the Chicago River between Adams and Jackson, serves the Midwest with Amtrak service and Chicago and suburbs with Metra service. It is now the only intercity rail terminal in Chicago.

There are more than 30 mainline routes from Chicago Union Station, visiting 500 City's in 46 States. Chicago is said to be the Railway hub of the Nation.

1-Animals
2-Buildings
3-Business> Independent Breakfast Spots> Lou Mitchell's (visit link)
4-Culture> Immortalized in Lyrics> Dancing In The Street (visit link)
5-Entertainment
6-History> National Scenic Byways> Historic Route 66 - Lou Mitchell's (visit link)
7-Measurment
8-Monuments
9-Nature
10-Oddities
11-Recreation
12-Signs> 'You Are Here' Maps> Union Station - Metra Ticketing (visit link)
13-Structures> Moving Bridges> Jackson Boulevard Bridge (visit link)
14-Technology> Wikipedia Entries> Chicago Union Station (visit link)
15-Multifarious> News Article Locations> Plan to rebuild Union Station (visit link)
Department Number, Category Name, and Waymark Code:
3-Business> Independent Breakfast Spots WMN784 4-Culture> Immortalized in Lyrics WMNNKH 6-History> National Scenic Byways WMKZME 12-Signs> 'You Are Here' Maps WMKXCG 13-Structures> Moving Bridges WMKXAK 14-Technology> Wikipedia Entries WMKXCC 15-Multifarious> News Article Locations WMPTJ5


Check if all of your waymarks are within a 0.1 mile?: yes

Tally: 14

Reused Waymarks: no

Did you have fun while doing this waymark?: yes

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