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Photo ID: 854681

Heading through the unloader.

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: MLW DL535E
Location: Plaster City, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: Morning Mine Train
Photo Date: March 06, 2024


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By: Charles Freericks

Added: Mar 31, 2024

Views: 3,944
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Photo ID: 854677

The morning mine train nears the USG plant in Plaster City as it brings the day's first load of crushed gypsum from the quarry. The open nose door on the MLW DL535E is common operating practice on... (more)

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: MLW DL535E
Location: Plaster City, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: Morning Mine Train
Photo Date: March 06, 2024


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By: Charles Freericks

Added: Mar 31, 2024

Views: 4,178
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Photo ID: 854640

More crushed gypsum heads to Plaster City (where it will be crushed even more). The mine railroad was originally conceived and built by a San Diego pharmacist, Samuel Dunnaway, who had relocated t... (more)

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: MLW DL535E
Location: Ocotillo Wells, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: Morning Mine Train
Photo Date: March 06, 2024


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By: Charles Freericks

Added: Mar 30, 2024

Views: 4,089
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Photo ID: 854611

The morning loaded train begins its journey back to Plaster City with the hills above Fish Creek behind it.

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: MLW DL535E
Location: Ocotillo Wells, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: Morning Mine Train
Photo Date: March 06, 2024


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By: Charles Freericks

Added: Mar 30, 2024

Views: 2,426
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Photo ID: 854433

Usually there is no way to beat the USG train from Plaster City to Ocotillo Wells (at least that's my experience). I suppose you might do it with a dune buggy of some sort, running along the ROW t... (more)

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: MLW DL535E
Location: Ocotillo Wells, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: Morning Mine Train
Photo Date: March 06, 2024


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By: Charles Freericks

Added: Mar 27, 2024

Views: 4,150
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Photo ID: 854403

The morning mine train is getting ready to depart from Plaster City as DL535E pulls up to make a hook with the empty cars. Had to get a shot with a little bit of Alco (or MLW) smoke.

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: MLW DL535E
Location: Plaster City, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: Morning Mine Train
Photo Date: March 06, 2024


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By: Charles Freericks

Added: Mar 27, 2024

Views: 5,350
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Photo ID: 760386

US Gypsum DL-535 #112 rolls across a desert arroyo with a heavy loaded train on the evening of March 26, 2020. This is the last narrow gauge freight railroad in the United States, hauling gypsum r... (more)

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: Bombadier DL-535
Location: Plaster City, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 26, 2020


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By: Ben Kletzer

Added: Jan 18, 2021

Views: 5,224
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Photo ID: 760384

US Gypsum DL-535 #112 rolls across the Carrizo Creek Bridge with a loaded train. The fish Creek mountains can be seen in the background. This is the same Carrizo Creek that carved the impressive C... (more)

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: Bombadier DL-535
Location: Ocotillo Wells, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 27, 2020


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By: Ben Kletzer

Added: Jan 18, 2021

Views: 7,047
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Favorited: 15
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Photo ID: 760293

US Gypsum DL-535 #112 rolls downgrade with the rock palisades of the Fish Creek mountains in the background.

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: Bombadier DL-535
Location: Ocotillo Wells, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: March 27, 2020


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By: Ben Kletzer

Added: Jan 17, 2021

Views: 2,926
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Photo ID: 683533

USG# 112 slowly pulls the morning gypsum train through the unloading chute at Plaster City

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: Bombardier DL-535E
Location: Plaster City, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: December 27, 2018


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By: Jarod Black

Added: Jan 09, 2019

Views: 6,665
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Photo ID: 631151

Make Life Last, Put Safety First. Important words to live by, especially when working in industry. At the Plaster City, California processing plant DL-535-E #112 spots its train of hopper ... (more)

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: Bombardier DL-535-E
Location: Plaster City, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 20, 2017


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By: Nick Hovey

Added: Sep 21, 2017

Views: 7,237
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Photo ID: 631150

"The door is closed!" Steve Barry's cry rang across the Ocotillo Wells desert, the four words none of us thought we'd hear on a 100°+ day. Nevertheless, the second departure from the US G... (more)

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: Bombardier DL-535-E
Location: Ocotillo Wells, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 20, 2017


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By: Nick Hovey

Added: Sep 21, 2017

Views: 11,291
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Favorited: 32
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Photo ID: 600550

US Gypsum's narrow gauge mine train unloads at Plaster City.

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: MLW DL535E
Location: Plaster City, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: AM Mine Train
Photo Date: November 11, 2016


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By: Mark MacDougall

Added: Dec 25, 2016

Views: 4,695
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Photo ID: 600389

US Gypsum's morning mine run has just completed unloading and shoves the cars back to their storage siding while the crew will switch out a water car. A narrow gauge MLW unit powers the train.

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: MLW DL535E
Location: Plaster City, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: AM Mine Train
Photo Date: November 11, 2016


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By: Mark MacDougall

Added: Dec 23, 2016

Views: 5,233
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Photo ID: 335246

US Gypsum's Plaster City plant sports the last narrow gauge railroad industrial railroad in the United States. I've known about this operation for sometime, primarily at the lynchpin customer in a... (more)

Railroad: US Gypsum
Locomotive: MLW DL535E
Location: Plaster City, California, USA
Locomotive #: USG 112
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 18, 2010


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By: John Ireland

Added: Aug 20, 2010

Views: 13,298
Comments: 2

Favorited: 12
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