Louisiana and Delta Railroad

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Louisiana and Delta Railroad
Louisiana and Delta Railroad logo.png
Reporting mark LDRR
Locale Louisiana
Dates of operation 1987–present
Track gauge 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm) standard gauge
Headquarters New Iberia, Louisiana

Louisiana and Delta Railroad (reporting mark LDRR) is a short-line railroad headquartered in New Iberia, Louisiana.

LDRR operates over 114 miles of branch line in southern Louisiana between Lafayette, Louisiana and Raceland, Louisiana, with most of the lines near US 90. LDRR operates via trackage rights on the BNSF Railway. LDRR traffic generally consists of bauxite ore, carbon black, fertilizer, molasses, oilfield supplies, paper products, pipe, sugar and rice.

The lines were built between 1880 and 1890. LDRR started in 1987 with the sale of seven Southern Pacific lines to Genesee and Wyoming.


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