Los Angeles Junction Railway Company LAJ #428

Nature of Firm

LAJ is a terminal and switching company operating 64 miles of track at Los Angeles, CA connecting with UP and BNSF. The LAJ provides rail service for industries located in a 2,800-acre area once called the Central Manufacturing District (CMD), which includes the cities of Vernon, Maywood, Bell and Commerce.


The company was incorporated May 26, 1923 to lease and operate a private line built by the Central Manufacturing District, Inc.

Company Information

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Company AffiliationBurlington Northern Santa Fe
Interchange PointsLos Angeles, CA
Agreement TypeSwitch Carrier
Information Exchange MethodRMI