Chicago River Boat Traffic

Chicago, IL | May 07, 2013
Chicago River Boat Traffic


Timeline

Log of acoustic events during this field recording:

0:00
Locomotive engine idling, jackhammer and automobile traffic
0:52
Voices quickly going by
1:30
Traffic picks up for a minute
1:48
Guys shouting "Yo!"
3:21
Tour boat slowly passes by
4:40
Another tour boat, more car traffic
5:52
Voices close by then disappear, a cough, then a boat motor
6:37
Another tour boat goes by
7:03
A distant emergency siren
7:45
People's voices pass by quickly and disappear
8:20
Boat engine, tour boats, more voices and shouting
10:30
Cars passing over the bridge

Chicago Loop Map

Selection from the AAA 1972 map of the Chicago Loop including the Adams Street Bridge

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