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Utah Industries Served By Railroads

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Listing of railroad-related industries in Utah, based largely on research of Bill Jewett, of the Model Railroad Operations Special Interest Group at Yahoogroups.

Era Industry, company name City 1950s era
Serving RR
Ship/Receive  
1990 Beaver Creek Coal Co. (Arco) Acco D&RGW S Coal
1962 Pulley John American Fork UP   Poultry processed
1962 Ogden Ordnance Depot Arsenal UP   Military matl
1962 Kennecott Copper Corp Utah Copper Div Arthur D&RGW,UP   Copper ingot, bars
1995 Alliant Tech Systems Bacchus DRGW R Missile booster segments
1962 Hercules Powder Co Bacchus D&RGW   Powder, explosives
1990 Alliant Tech Systems Bacchus Spur D&RGW S Missile segments
1990 Soldier Creek Coal Co Banning D&RGW S Coal
1990 Sunedco Coal Co Banning D&RGW S Coal
1962 Kennecott Copper Corp Utah Copper Div Bingham D&RGW   Copper ingot, bars
1990 National King Coal Inc Brendel D&RGW S Coal
1990 Price River Coal Co Castle Gate D&RGW S Coal
1950 Utah Fuel Co Castle Gate DRGW S Coal
1990 Dixon Paper Centennial Park UP R Paper
1990 Golden Grain Centennial Park UP R Wheat
1990 Papercraft Centennial Park UP R Paper
1990 Penney J C Centennial Park UP R Clothing, furniture
1990 Syro Steel Centerville UP R Steel sheet
1990 A A Pozzi Lumber Co Clearfield UP R Lumber
1990 Acorn Building Components/West Clearfield UP R Lumber
1990 Amalgamated Sugar Clearfield UP R Sugar
1990 Amalgamated Sugar Co. Clearfield UP S Sugar
1990 American Pad & Paper Clearfield UP R Paper
1990 Anaconda Aluminum Clearfield UP R Aluminum ingots
1990 Anaconda Aluminum Clearfield UP S Aluminum ingots
1990 Associated Pipe West Clearfield UP R Pipe
1990 Boise Cascade Clearfield UP R Lumber
1990 Brand S Lumber Clearfield UP R Lumber
1962 Calif Packing Corp Clearfield DRGW,UP R Canned gds
1962 Calif Packing Corp Clearfield DRGW,UP S Canned gds
1990 Clearfield Cold Storage Clearfield UP R Frozen vegetables
1990 Cleo Wrap Clearfield UP R Paper
1990 Cleo Wrap Clearfield UP S Wrapping paper
1990 Clover Club Foods Clearfield UP R Canned goods
1990 Continental Forest Products Clearfield UP R Lumber
1990 CPC International Clearfield UP R Canned goods, mixed foods
1990 CPC International Clearfield UP S Mixed foods warehousing
1990 Cummins Engine Corp Clearfield UP S Machinery
1990 Dee Sparrow Furniture Clearfield UP R Furniture
1990 Del Monte Corp Clearfield UP R Canned goods
1990 Del Monte Corp Clearfield UP S Canned goods, mixed foods
1990 Fisher Price Toys Clearfield UP S Toys
1990 Fram Corp Clearfield UP S Auto parts
1990 Freeport Cold Storage Clearfield UP R Frozen products
1990 General Battery Co Clearfield UP S Batteries
1990 General Electric Appliance Clearfield UP S Refrigerators, appl
1990 General Mills Clearfield UP R Flour
1990 General Mills Clearfield UP S Flour
1990 Georgia Pacific Clearfield UP R Lumber
1990 Gibson Appliance Co Clearfield UP R Appliances
1990 Gifford-Hill Clearfield UP R Roofing materials
1990 H & G Toys Clearfield UP R Toys
1950 Hercules Powder Co Clearfield UP R Resins
1990 Hobart Corp Clearfield UP R Appliances
1990 Hobart Corp Clearfield UP S Refrigerators, appl
1990 Inland Lumber Co Clearfield UP R Lumber
1990 International Paper Clearfield UP R Paper
1990 Intl Harvester Clearfield UP R Sheet metal, alloy steel
1990 Intl Harvester Clearfield UP S Engine parts
1990 Kingsford Brickets Clearfield UP S Charcoal
1990 Lindsay Olive Growers Clearfield UP S Canned goods
1990 Matco Tools Corp Clearfield UP S Tools
1990 Merrill Lynch Wood Markets Clearfield UP R Lumber
1980 NATIONAL DISTRIBUTORS Clearfield UP S PAPER PRODUCTS
1990 North Pacific Lumber Clearfield UP R Lumber
1990 Ogden Standard Examiner Clearfield UP R Newsprint
1990 Penney J C Clearfield UP R Clothing, furniture
1990 Penney J C Clearfield UP S Clothing, furniture
1995 Pictsweet Frozen Foods Clearfield UP R Frozen vegetables
1990 Pillsbury Clearfield UP R Flour
1990 Pillsbury Co. Clearfield UP S Flour
1990 Proctor & Gamble Clearfield UP R Detergents, soaps
1990 Proctor & Gamble Co Clearfield UP S Detergents, soaps
1990 Schaper Toys Co. Clearfield UP S Toys
1990 Sears Roebuck Co Clearfield UP R Furniture
1990 Sears Roebuck Co Clearfield UP S Furniture
1962 Smith Canning Co Clearfield DRGW,UP S Canned gds
1990 Southern Shellfish Clearfield UP R Frozen fish
1990 Southern Shellfish Clearfield UP S Frozen fish
1990 Speed Queen Clearfield UP R Appliances
1990 Speed Queen Inc Clearfield UP S Appliances
1990 Standard Packaging Clearfield UP R Fiberboard
1990 Thermicold Clearfield UP R Frozen products
1990 Tonka Toys Clearfield UP S Toys
1990 Trammel Crow Distribution Clearfield UP R Appliances
1990 Trammel Crow Distribution>  Clearfield UP S Appliances, HH machy
1990 U & I Sugar Clearfield UP R Sugar
1990 U & I Sugar Clearfield UP S Sugar
1962 U S Naval Supply Depot Clearfield DRGW,UP   Military eqt, rations
1990 U S Steel Supply Clearfield UP R Sheet metal
1990 Utah Onions Inc Clearfield UP S Onions
1990 Van Waters & Rogers Clearfield UP R Chemicals, salt
1990 Western Electric Co. Clearfield UP R Cable, wire, telephones
1990 Western Electric Co. Clearfield UP S Cable, wire, telephones
1962 Westinghouse Elec Co Clearfield DRGW,UP   Elec appliances
1990 Whirlpool Clearfield UP R Appliances
1990 Whirlpool Clearfield UP S Appliances
1990 White Motor Co Clearfield UP S Auto parts
1990 White-Westinghouse Clearfield UP R Appliances
1990 White-Westinghouse Clearfield UP S Appliances
1962 Woods Cross Canning Co Clearfield D&RGW   Canned gds
1990 Mineral Fertilizer Collinston UP R Fertilizer
1994 ECDC Environmental Columbia Jct DRGW R Contaminated soil, hazardous waste
1950 National Coal Co Consumers UCR S Coal
1990 Morton-Thiokol Corinne UP R Rocket motors (explosives)
1990 Interstate Brick Dallon D&RGW S Bricks
1990 Ideal Basic Cement Devils Slide UP R Coal
1990 Ideal Basic Cement Devils Slide UP S Cement
1956 Chemical Lime Dolomite WP S Lime
1962 Utah Lime & Stone Co Dolomite WP   Limerock, dolomite
1962 Utah Calcium Co Ellerbeck WP   Calcium prods
1990 Fozzio Egg Erda UP R Milo
1962 Eureka Lilly Mining Co Eureka D&RGW   Ore lead, silver
1962 Tintic Std Mining Co Eureka D&RGW   Ore lead, silver
1950 American Smelting & Refining Co Garfield WP S Lead or Zinc Ingot, cpper matte
1962 Garfield Chem & Mfg Co Garfield D&RGW,UP   Acid
1950 Garfield Chemical Garfield WP S Causic Soda, sulphuric acid
1962 Kennecott Copper Corp Electrolytic Plt Garfield D&RGW,UP   Copper refinery, ingot, bars
1995 Kennecott Utah Copper Garfield UP   Copper concentrate, solfuric acid
1962 Western Phosphates Inc Garfield WP   Fertz
1990 Bonneville Roofing Geneva UP S Roofing materials
1962 Columbia-Geneva Steel Div U S Steel Corp Geneva D&RGW,UP   Steel
1962 Columbia-Geneva Stl Div U S Stl Corp Geneva D&RGW,UP   Stl prod, pig iron, coke
1990 Geneva Steel Geneva D&RGW S Coil steel (steel sheet), pipe, plate
1990 Laroche Ind Geneva UP R Anhydrous ammonia
1950 United States Steel Geneva Works Geneva DRGW R Dolomite
1950 United States Steel Geneva Works Geneva DRGW S Pig Iron, stl bar, stl beams, stl billet, stl coils
1950 United States Steel Geneva Works Geneva DRGW S Steel Plate, stl sheet
1990 Morton Salt Co Grantsville WP   Salt
1960 Central Commission & Supply Helper D&RGW R Cement
1950 Royal Coal Helper DRGW S Coal
1962 U S Fuel Co Hiawatha D&RGW,Utah Ry   Coal
1950 US Fuel Co Hiawatha UCR S Coal
1990 Honeyville Onion Honeyville UP S Onions
1962 Calif Packing Corp Hooper D&RGW R Cd gds (stg whsse)
1950 Tri-Miller Packing Co Hyrum UP S meat prod
1990 Intl Smelting & Refining Co International TolV (UP,WP) R Lead concentrates,coal
1990 Intl Smelting & Refining Co International TolV (UP,WP) S Lead products
1962 Intl Smelting & Refining Co International TolV (UP,WP)   Copper ingot, bars
1950 Columbia Steel Ironton DRGW S Merchant Pig Iron & Coke
1950 Pacific States Cast Iron Pipe Co Ironton DRGW S Cast Iron Pipe
1950 Republic Creosote Ironton DRGW S Creosote
1950 Independent Coal & Coke Co Kenilworth DRGW S Coal
1962 Liberty Fuel Co Latuda D&RGW   Coal
1962 Hines & Co Layton D&RGW   Fruit, veg
1962 Layton Sugar Co Layton D&RGW,UP   Sugar
1990 Smiths Food King Layton UP R Canned goods
1990 A P Green Industries Lehi D&RGW S Bricks
1956 Great Salt Lake Minerals Little Mountain SP S Magnesium chloride, salt
1995 North American Salt Little Mountain UP   salt
1995 Kennecott Copper Magna DRGW S Sulfuric Acid
1990 Kennecott Utah Copper Magna D&RGW S Copper ingots, wire, sulfuric acid
1990 Martin Marietta Martmar UP S Cement
1990 Blackhawk Slag Midvale UP S Slag
1962 U S Smelting Refining & Mining Co Midvale D&RGW,UP   Metals, non-ferrous smelter, lead, zinc ingot
1990 Wasatch Roofing Supply Midvale UP R Roofing materials
1962 Murray Refractories Murray D&RGW,UP   Brick
1962 Western Coal Mining Co Mutual D&RGW   Coal
1994 Chevron USA North Salt Lake UP   hot wax
1995 Flying J Oil North Salt Lake DRGW R Diesel fuel, fuel oil
1990 Albertsons North Salt Lake UP R Canned goods, cereal, milk
1990 Chevron USA North Salt Lake UP S Av gas, butane, diesel, gasoline, lube, wax
1962 Cudahy Packing Co North Salt Lake D&RGW,UP   Meat, PHP
1990 Flying J Oil North Salt Lake D&RGW R Fuel oil
1962 Mineral Fertilizer Co North Salt Lake D&RGW,UP   Fertilizer
1950 Union Stock Yards North Salt Lake DRGW S Cattle, sheep, swine
1962 Western Powder Co North Salt Lake D&RGW,UP R Explosives
1962 Western States Refinery North Salt Lake D&RGW,UP   Petr prod
1962 Salt Lake Valley Sand & Gravel Co Nash D&RGW   Constr matl
1950 National Coal Co National UCR S Coal
1990 Nucor Steel Nucor UP R Scrap metal
1990 Nucor Steel Nucor UP S Steel bars, plate
1962 Acme Fast Frt Inc Ogden D&RGW   Frt fwdr
1962 Albers Milling Co Ogden OUR&D   Grain prods
1962 All-O-Wheat Cereal Co Ogden OUR&D   Cereals
1962 American Can Co Ogden D&RGW,UP   Cans
1962 Becker Prods Co Ogden OUR&D   Beer
1962 Calif Packing Co Ogden D&RGW,UP   Cd veg
1995 Cargill Flour Milling Ogden SP   Bran
1995 Centennial Oil & Gas Ogden SP   LPG
1990 Cereal Food Processors Ogden UP R Wheat
1990 Cereal Food Processors Ogden UP S Flour, wheat
1990 Deseret Coal Ogden UP R Coal
1962 Genl Mills Sperry Div Ogden OUR&D   Flour
1990 Golden Beverage Ogden UP R Beverages
1962 Gould Natl Batteries Inc Ogden D&RGW,OUR&D   Batteries
1990 Intl Minerals & Chem Ogden *D&RGW,UP,WP   Salt (solar), sulphate of potash, manesium chloride
1995 McNabb Grain Ogden SP,UP   Wheat
1962 Natl Carloading Corp Ogden D&RGW   Frt fwdr
1962 Ogden Quick Freeze & Stg Co Ogden OUR&D R Fz fds
1990 Petrolane Ogden UP R LPG
1990 Pillsbury Co Ogden UP R Wheat
1990 Pillsbury Co Ogden UP S Flour
1962 Shupe Williams Candy Co Ogden OUR&D   Candy
1996 Solvay Minerals Ogden SP   salt cake
1962 Tri-State Minerals Co Ogden OUR&D   Talc
1962 U S Army Utah General Depot Ogden OUR&D   Mil eqt
1962 Utah Canning Co Ogden OUR&D   Cd vegs
1962 Amalgamated Sugar Co Ogden Sugar Works D&RGW   Sugar
1962 Stratford Produce Co Ogden Sugar Works D&RGW,UP   Potatoes, vegs
1962 Pleasant Grove Canning Co Orem UP   Cd gds
1962 Utah Poultry & Farmers Co-op Payson UP R Feed, poultry
1950 Peerless Coal Peerless UCR S Coal
1990 American Pad & Paper Pioneer UP R Paper
1990 Carpenter Paper Pioneer UP R Paper
1990 Chem Central Pioneer UP R Chemicals
1990 Goodyear Tire & Rubber Pioneer UP R Tires
1990 Pioneer Pipe Pioneer UP R Pipe
1962 Consolidated Western Steel Div U S Steel Corp Pipemill D&RGW,UP   Pipe, steel
1990 Lumber Industries Pleasant Grove UP R Lumber
1962 Pleasant Grove Canning Co Pleasant Grove D&RGW   Cd gds
1990 United Concrete Pleasant Grove UP R Cement
1996 PCS Potash-Moab (1996) Potash D&RGW S Potash, salt
1962 Alpine Frz Foods Co Provo D&RGW   Fz fruits, vegetables
1990 American Salvage Provo UP S Scrap metal
1981 Bachman Fdy Provo UP R Petr coke
1990 Bachman Foundry Provo UP R Coke
1960 General Mills Provo UP   Flour
1962 Jim's Distributing Co Provo UP R Beverages
1962 Pleasant Grove Canning Co Provo UP   Cd gds
1962 Provo Daily Herald Provo D&RGW R Paper
1990 S & M Toys Provo UP R Plastic pellets
1990 Texaco Provo UP R Fuel oil
1962 Utah Canners Inc Provo D&RGW    
1990 Utah Paint Provo UP R Pigments
1950 Hi Heat Coal Co Raines DRGW S Coal
1981 Amax Chem Rowley UP R Petr coke
1990 Amax Chemical Rowley UP R Coke
1990 Amax Chemical Rowley UP S Calcium sulfate, chlorine, MgCl, salt
1990 Amax Chemical Rowley UP S Potash, ferric chloride solution
1962 Muir, Roberts & Co Roy D&RGW   Fruits, veg, fresh
1962 Robbins Canning Co Roy UP   Canned fruit, veg
1995 AC Wholesale Lumber Salt Lake City DRGW R Particle board
1962 Acme Steel Prods Salt Lake City D&RGW,WP R Steel
1962 Amer Beauty Macaroni Salt Lake City D&RGW   Food prods
1962 Armour & Co Salt Lake City D&RGW,UP,WP   PHP
1990 Ash Grove Cement Salt Lake City UP R Cement
1962 Atlas Frt Salt Lake City UP   Frt fwdr
1962 Atlas Steel Corp Salt Lake City SLG&W R Steel, structural
1950 Babbitt B T Inc Salt Lake City WP R Washing compound
1990 Boise Cascade Salt Lake City D&RGW,UP R Fiberboard, forest prods
1990 Capitol Glass Salt Lake City UP R Sand
1962 Central States Paper & Bag Co Salt Lake City UP   Paper bags
1962 Church J C Latter-Day Saints clothing factory Salt Lake City D&RGW,UP,WP R Textiles, findings
1950 Columbia Coated Fabrics Salt Lake City WP S Clothing
1962 Convoy Co Salt Lake City D&RGW R Autos (piggyback)
1962 Cook Tea & Coffee Co Salt Lake City D&RGW R Coffee, tea
1956 Dana Corp Salt Lake City UP S Motor veh supp & parts
1962 Deseret News Press Salt Lake City D&RGW,UP,WP R Newsprint
1950 Dewey Gould & Co Salt Lake City DRGW R wool
1950 Diamond Match Co Salt Lake City DRGW S Matches
1950 Dinwoody Furnature Salt Lake City WP S Furnature
1962 Elliot R C & Co Salt Lake City SLG&W   Woll, hides
1962 Filtrol Corp Salt Lake City D&RGW,UP,WP   Clay, refined
1950 Fischer Brewery Salt Lake City WP S Beer
1962 Genl Can Co Salt Lake City D&RGW,UP   Cans
1962 Genl Mills Salt Lake City UP   Flour, cereals
1962 Gerber Prods Co Salt Lake City D&RGW,UP,WP   Canned baby foods
1962 Hazel Atlas Glass Salt Lake City UP   Glassware
1962 Hills Bros Co Salt Lake City UP   Coffee
1950 Hustlers Flour Mill Salt Lake City WP S Flour
1990 Independent Paper Stock Salt Lake City UP R Paper
1962 Judson Div Natl Carloading Corp Salt Lake City D&RGW   Frt fwdr
1962 Kirk & Sons M P Inc Salt Lake City D&RGW,WP   Lead (scrap resmelter)
1962 Leslie Salt Co Utah Div Salt Lake City D&RGW   Salt
1950 Lumber Dealers Supply Salt Lake City DRGW R Plywood
1962 Merchant Shippers Assoc Salt Lake City D&RGW   Frt fwdr
1962 Montgomery Ward & Co Salt Lake City D&RGW R Mdse
1950 Morrison Merrill & Co Salt Lake City UNK R Lath
1990 Morton Salt Salt Lake City SLG&W
(D&RGW,UP,WP)
S Salt
1962 Mountain States Casket Co Salt Lake City D&RGW R Caskets
1962 Muir E O & Co Salt Lake City Fruit, vegs
1962 Natl Carloading Corp Salt Lake City D&RGW   Frt fwdr
1962 Natl Wool Marketing Corp Salt Lake City UP   Wool
1962 Newspaper Agency Corp Salt Lake City   R Paper
1950 Ogden Arsenal Depot Salt Lake City BAM S Military Ordnance
1962 Pacific & Atlantic Shprs Assoc Salt Lake City UP   Frt fwdr
1950 Pacific Fruit & Produce Salt Lake City DRGW R Cantaloupes, tomatoes, celery
1990 Peavey Grain Salt Lake City UP S Flour
1962 Peltons Spudnuts Inc Salt Lake City Processed foods, snacks
1990 Plumbers Supply Salt Lake City UP R Plumbing materials
1962 Portland Cement Co of Utah Salt Lake City D&RGW,UP,WP   Cement
1962 Purity Biscuit Co
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Salt Lake City D&RGW,UP,WP   Cookies, crackers
1950 Redmond Storage Salt Lake City WP S Forwarder Freight, carpets & rugs
1962 Salt Lake Flour Mills Salt Lake City UP   Flour
1962 Salt Lake Mattress & Mfg Co Salt Lake City D&RGW,UP   Mattresses
1962 Salt Lake Refining Co Salt Lake City UP   Petr prod
1962 Spafford Waste Paper Co Salt Lake City D&RGW   Paper, waste
1962 Sperry Div Genl Mills Salt Lake City UP   Flour, grain, cereal
1962 Stokermatic Co Salt Lake City D&RGW,UP,WP   Furnaces, stokers
1962 Storder Forwarding Salt Lake City D&RGW,UP   Frt fwdr
1962 Terl Frt Coop Assn Salt Lake City D&RGW   Frt fwdr
1962 Universal Carloading Salt Lake City UP   Frt fwdr
1962 Utah By-Products Co Salt Lake City UP   Animal products (rendering)
1962 Utah Emulsions Co Salt Lake City SLG&W R Asphalt, aggregates
1962 Utah Liquor Control Comm Salt Lake City UP R Liquor
1994 Utah Recycling Salt Lake City DRGW   Waste paper
1950 Western Fiber Container Co Salt Lake City WP R Machinery
1950 Western Fiber Container Co Salt Lake City WP S Cardboard
1962 Wheeler Equipment Co Salt Lake City UP R Constr machy
1950 Deseret Industries Saltair WP S Salt
1962 Morton Salt Co Saltair SLG&W
(D&RGW)
  Salt
1990 Transwest Lumber Sandy UP R Lumber
1950 Carbon Coal Co Scofield DRGW S Coal
1962 Bestwall Gypsum Co Sigurd D&RGW   Wallboard
1990 U S Gypsum Sigurd D&RGW S Gypsum, wallboard
1962 Utah Salt Co Inc Silsbee WP   Salt
1996 Coastal States Energy Skyline DRGW   Coal (bituminous)
1990 Del Monte Corp Smithfield UP S Mixed foods
1990 American Salt Solar UP S Salt
1962 Calif Packing Corp Spanish Fork D&RGW   Cd gds
1962 Leland Milling Co Spanish Fork D&RGW   Flour, feed
1962 Spring Canyon Coal Co Spring Canyon D&RGW,Utah Ry   Coal
1962 Standard Coal Co Standardville D&RGW,Utah Ry   Coal
1962 Interstate Brick Co Sugar House D&RGW   Clay prods
1962 McDonald Chocolate Co Sugar House D&RGW   Candy
1990 Amalgamated Sugar Sugar Works UP S Sugar
1990 Kaiser Coal Co Sunnyside D&RGW S Coal
1956 Akzo Salt Timpie WP S Salt
1950 International Smelting Tooele WP S Copper, Zinc
1950 Tooele Ordinance Depot Tooele WP S Military Ordinance, guns
1950 Hudson Coal Co Union UCR S Coal
1990 Valley Camp Utah Inc Valcam D&RGW S Coal
1990 Geneva Steel Co Vineyard UP   Steel prod
1962 Utah Idaho Sugar Co W Jordan D&RGW   Sugar
1950 Lion Coal Co Wattis UCR S Coal (bituminous)
1962 Carbon Dioxide & Chem Co Wellington D&RGW   CO2 dry ice
1962 Knight Ideal Coal Co Wellington D&RGW   Coal
1990 Wellsville Cheese Factory Wellsville UP S Cheese
1962 Bonneville Ltd Wendover WP   Potash, fertz
1990 Intermountain Precision Built Homes Weber Industrial Park (WIP) UP R Lumber
1990 Kimberly Clark Weber Industrial Park (WIP) UP R Pulpboard, tissue paper
1990 Kimberly Clark Weber Industrial Park (WIP) UP S Tissue paper
1990 United Foods Weber Industrial Park (WIP) UP R Canned goods
1990 Crysen Refining Woods Cross D&RGW R Petroleum products, crude
1990 Trumbull Asphalt Woods Cross UP R Asphalt

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