Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1955

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Revenue traffic statistics of class I steam railways in the United States - 1955
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Statement ;
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Language:
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Creator:
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
Publisher:
U.S. G.P.O.
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1955
Frequency:
monthly
regular

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Railroads -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Began with Jan. 1925.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
-Oct. 1956.
Issuing Body:
Issues for <Feb. 1931>-Apr. 1942 issued by U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics; May 1942-Oct. 1956 issued by U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
General Note:
Issues for <Feb. 1931>-Dec. 1935 "including mixed-train service"; <Feb. 1931>-Oct. 1956 "switching and terminal companies not included."
General Note:
"Compiled from ... reports (Form OS-D) representing ... steam railways" (varies).
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Description based on: Feb. 1931; title from caption.
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Picklist IC1ste24

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University of Florida
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA



3 1262 08855 0347 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)
JANUARY 1955


F LO'


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT P GIP

1T5E 195, 1955 1954 1955 195, 1955 1955 1955 195 1995 1954 ,


- UNIV. OF FL LIM.




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U.S. DE P7QOY


224 15 5
122 299
180 585 961
46 141507
$626303039
22 303 779
15 302 621
37 606 400
427 256 507
2 060 733 837
2 487 990344
8 951 421
56 323 970
165 275 391
$103 258 983
26074 96 6
141963 255


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . .
2. Passenger service . . . .
3. Number of revenue tons carried.........
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) .
5. Freight revenue. . . . .
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers*. . .
6-02. All other passengers . . .
6-03. Total . . . .
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. . .
7-02. All other passengers . . .
7-03. Total . . . .
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares . . .
8-02. All other fares . . ..
8-03. Total . . . .
9. Passenger service train revenue J. . .
10. Passenger train-miles . . .
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . .
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . ..........
14. Revenue per ton per road . . .
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:"
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile .. .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . ..
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile...
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .


224227
126 803
169 777444
43 746642
$617 517 449
2159773 8
16 590 502
38 188 240
404 585093
2 228 817 104
2633402197
$8 072 74 8
61 894 855
69 967 603
$110 168 256
27 649 814
150 812 653


257.7
1.4120
$3.64
18.7
2.000
$0.37
134.3.
2.780
$3.73
69.0
2.660
$1.83
95.2
17.5


6180
3850
5 364 55 7
778178
$17 328488
3 410 56 6
1 814 46 3
5 225029
71049 654
124 721 824
195 77147 8
1257354
3 854 519
111873
$6 723154
1 504 06 0
6 925 900


6 283
4146
5 136 48 5
794 090
$17 302 254
3 246 35 7
2096879
5 343 236
65 036 872
134 379 988
199 416 860
f 118 273
4 262 971
5381 244
$7 114 917
1 573355
7111441


23 493
11 302
31 612 44 8
6 498 397
$97 204 475
4 154 001
2 328 646
6 482 64 7
77 670 54 6
338 129 120
415 799 666
$1 818 176
10 108 222
11 926 398
$18155 032
3 897 90 4
22 093 646


23 510
11 600
29 818 06 2
6 344 125
$95871777
4 144 622
2 480 669
6625 291
77 007 324
365 295 630
442 302 954
$1 746 514
10 964 871
12 711 385
$19 737707
412845 E
23283 00


22 573
11 52 6
38 825 187
7 024 921
$106 143382
8 492 91 7
6 577 407
15 070324
173 607 674
424 233 187
597 840 861
$3 811 750
I14 367 098
18 178 848
$24695569
4 840142
29 848153


22 59 6
11 636
37 681 60 6
6856150
$109 737 784
8 330 24 9
7 301 216
15 631 46 5
167 240 833
471 822-52 3
639063 356
$3 297 838
(15 989 261
19 287 09 9
$25 877 540
4 974 380'
31 195 92 6


52 24 6
26 678
75 802192
14 301 496
$220 676 34 5
16 057 484
10 720 516
26 778 000
322 327 874
887 084 131
1 209 412 00 5
6 887 280
(28 329 83 9
$35 217 11 9
$49 573 75 5
10 242 106
58 867 699


52389
27 382
72636153
13994365
$222 911 815
15721228
11878764
27 599 992
309 285 02 9
971 498 141
1280 783 170
$6 162 625
31 217 103
37379728
$52 730 164
10 676 190
61590 373


4\
16 427 783
4 206 339
$43 406 370
8077
336 651
344 728
198 471
47 986 81 4
48 187 28 5
$3 221
(1 403 298
1 406 51 9
$2 507079
699 60 6
3 703 96 5


I. 'I I. I


145.1
2.227$
$3.23
20.8
1.77$
*0.37
68.7
3.090
$2.12
37.5
2.61V
00.98
130.2
28.3


154.6
2.179$
$3.37
20.0
1.720
00.34
64.1
3.170
$2.03
37.3.
2.70$
$1.01
126.7
28.0


20.6
$3.07
18.7
2

145.2


64.1
2.870
$1.84
106.7
18.8


212.8
1.5110
$3.22
18.6
2.270
$0.42
147.3
3.00i<
$4.42
66.8
2.87$
$1.92
107.1
19.0


180.9
1.511$
$2.73
20.4
2.200
00.45
64.5
3.39$
$2.18
39.4
$1.21
123.5
20.0


181.9
1.6o01
$2.91
20.1
1

64.6
3.390
$2.19
40.9
3.02$
$1.23
128.5
20.5


188.7
1.543i
#2.91
20.1
2.140
00.43
82.7
3.

45.2
2.91V
#1.32
118.1
20.5


192.7
1. 5930
$3.07
19.7
1.99$
t0.39
81.8
3.21W
$2.63
46.4
2.92$
$1.35
120.0
20.8


256.1
1.032%
$2.64
24.6
1.62$
0o.40
142.5
2.92$
$4.17
139.8.
2.92$0
$4.08
68.9
13.0


2 582
3 538 007
$39 904 118
7 890
391 455
399 345
236 583
57 023 131
57 259 714
$2 677
I 721 814
1 724 491
$2 814 29 5
735 297
4011 431


245.1
1.1280
$2.76

30.0
1.

145.7


143.4
3.01$
$4.32
14.3


EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION .- 4 1955

1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . .
2. Passenger service . . . .
3. Number of revenue tons carried...... .
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) .
5. Freight revenue. . . . .
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . .
6-02. All other passengers . . .
6-03. Total . .. . ..
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers* . ..
7-02. All other passengers . . .
7-03. Total . . . .
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares* ........
8-02. All other fares.............
8-03. Total . . . .
9. Passenger service train revenue,/. ........
10. Passenger train-miles ........... .
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ..........
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road . ..
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIc:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile..
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .


60345
31 172
92 229.97 5
18 507 83 5
$264 082 71 5
16 065 561
11057167
27 122 728.
322 526 345
935 072 94 5
1 257 599 290
$6 890 50 1
29733 13 7
36 623 638.
$52 080 834
10 941 71 2
62 57166 4


200.7
1.427%
$2.86
20.1
2.14$
00.43
84.6
3.180
$2.69
46.4
2.91V
$1.35
114.9
90.1


60 451:
32 08 9
87068735
17 532 372
$262 815 933
15 729 11 8
12 270 219
27 999 337
309 521 612
1 028 521 272
1 338 042 684
$6 165 302
32 938 917
39 104 21 9
$55 544 459
11 411 48 7
65 601 804


201.4
1.4990
$3.02
19.7
1.99$
$0.39
83.8
3.200
$2.68
47.8
2.920
$1.40
117.3


37094
19 682
33 806 61 6
7 325 870
$97 365 86
2 415 907
1252350
3668257
29 428 61 4
322 945 64 5
352 374 259
$721097
8 603 210
9 324307
$15 617 989
3 93223 3
23382392


216.7
1.329$
$2.88
12.2
2.450
00.30
257.9
2.66$
$6.87
96.1
2.6V
$2.5
89.6
14.1


37 128
21 077
31 491 411
7 131 54.2
$96681728
2 312 66 7
1 360 896
3673 563
27 290 839
357748058
385 038 897
$689 442
$9 530 062
$10 219 504
$16 490 76 9
4187 532
25 252 825


226.5
1.356$
$3.07
11.8
2.53$
00.30
262.9
2.660
$7.00
104.8
2.650
$2.78
91.9
14.2


44 975
23 208
15 367706
5 104 364
$68 149232
1 925 671
1015 407
2 941078
39 280 854
167 235 217
206 516 071
$744 940
I3 665 242
4 410 182
$8 466 468
3 179 940
13 416 797


332.1
1.335
$4.43
20.4
1.900
00.39
164.7
2.190
$3.61
70.2
2.140
$1.50
64.9
15.4


44963:
24 245
13 835 112
4 469 813
$60 643 055
1 714 989
1043 296
2 758 285
33 922 507
183881 811
217804 318
$650 150
4 146 440
4 796 590
$8 901 456
3 383 32 5
14071228


323.1
1.3570
$4.38
19.8
1.920
00.38
176.3
2.25$
$3.97
79.0
2.20$
$1.74
64.4
15.5


53 807
31 486
23 402 61 8
10 832 575
(138-0 51 51 3
1 891 634
1 526004
3 417 638
35939392
518 952 503
554 891 895
$593 96 7
11 447 182
12041149
$21 393443
6113 427
33 944 738


462.9
1. 2j4
$5.90
19.0
1.653
00.31
340.1
2.21H
$7.50
162.4
2.17%
$3.52
90.8
16.3


53 762
32 078
21840 156
10 291 893
$136 700 846
1 832 957
1 439 844
3 272 801
33 724 76 9
533065075
566 789 844
$566 46 8
I12 164 949
12 731 417
$22 924 027
6599 540
36 573 167


471.2
1.328'
$6.26
18.4
1.680
$0.31
370.2
2.28i
$8.45
173.2
2.250
$3.89
85.9
15.5


27 934
16 751
15 779046
4 370 863
$58 653 71 1
5006
451 693
456 699
81302
116 527 527
116 608 829
$916
(2 875199
2 876 11 5
$5 700 24
1 907 65 4
8 647 664


277.0
1.3420
$3.72
16.2
1.130
$0.18
258.0
2.47?
$6.37
255.3.
2.47$
$6.30
61.1
13.5


27 923
17 314
15 542 030
4 321 022
$60675 887
8 007
476247
484 254
125 366
125600 888
125 726 254
$1 386
S3114 487
3 115 873
$6307 545
2 067 930
9313 629


278.0
1.4040
$3.90
15.7
1.11$
00.17
26344
$6.54
259.6
2.48$
$6.4
60.6
13.5


126 71 6
71 445
54 549370
20 307 80 2
$264 854 456
3 822 311
2 993104
6 815 41 5
7530154 8
802 715 24 7
878016 795
$1 339 823
I17 987 62 3
19 327 44 6
$35 560 160
11201021
56009199


372.3
4.86

19.7
t0.35
268.2
2.240
$6.01
128.8
2.20$
$2 84
78.4
15.7


255.5.
1.357'
$3.47
19.2
2.100
(0.40
134.7


66.2
2.620
$1.74
95.4
17.5


* Includes Cosautation and Multiple Ride
/Includes dining and lbffet service.


126648
73 637
51 217 298
19 082 728
$258019 788
3 555 953
2 959 387
6 515 340
67772 642
842 547 774
910 320 416
$1 218004
E19425 876
0 643 880
$38 133 028
12050795
59 958 024


372.6
1.3520
$5.04
19.1
1.80ao
t0.34
284.7
2.31$
$6.56

139.7
2.27$
$3.17
75.5
15.2


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3 1262 08855 0495 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 118 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing. 126 steam railways A
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL, COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOM THE MOTH OF FEBRUARY 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)
FEBRUARY 1955


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS
ITEM
1955 1955 1955 19., 1955 1954 193.5519 19055


AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service ..... . . .
2. Passenger service . . . .
3. Number of revenue tons carried . ..
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous)
5. Freight revenue . .........
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers *. ......
6-02. All other passengers . . .
6-03. Total . ............
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. . .
7-02. All other passengers . . .
7-03. Total . . . .
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares. . ...
8-02. All other fares. . . .
8-03. Total . . . .
9. Passenger service train revenue / ......
10. Passenger train-miles . . .
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . .
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road .. .
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . .
14. Revenue per ton per road . . .
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-92. Revenue per passenger per road .
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . .
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . .
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. .
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .


223 285
121 761
175 478 035
44 287 215
$612 207 686
20 112 69E
13 387 865
33 500 563
383 591 849
1 673 287 405
2 056 879 254
$8062 540
$47 188 80C
$55251 34C
$ 90 551 816
23 338 786
121 3826 772


252.4
1.382%
63.49
19.1.
2.10%
$0.40
125.0
2.820
$3.52
61.4
2.69%
$1.65
88.1
17.0


223 30 8
125 837
16&155 815
41, 58 468
$600 386 324
20275 326
13 606 839
33 882 165
382433 656
1 742175 385
2124609 041
$7613 790
. 49 734 186
$57 347 976
$98 596 410
24 690 622
128480 680


6180
3 851
5 239 110
76-1 677
$16 501 390
3 048 291
1 741 457
4 789 748
64 184 633
121 280 111
185 464 744
$1 126 980
#3 629 791
$4 756 771
15 371 373
1 366 709
6 307 6251


6 283
4 146
5 279 64 8
757 164
$17 070 374
2 992 114
1 898 871
4 890 985
60 893 864
128177 230
189071094
$ 057 031
3 945 252
5 002 263
$6 771 826
1440 689
6 526 177


23 493
11 302
30 913 797
6 305 960
$95 669 007
3 780 846
2 012 818
5 7953 664
70 980 240
264 234 334
335 214 574
A 655 126
18 206 012
9 861138
$15 547 613
3 496 316
18 399 872


25 510
11 600
30 227 064
5 880 522
$95 474 429
3 853 945
2 031 995
5885 940
71626 485
267 349 379
338975 864
$1615 355
$8 522 301
$10137656
$17 850 710
3 652 111
19 242 746


22 573
11 522
37 929193
6 764 102
$103 951 349
7 648291
5 880 939
13 5292530
155 292 339
347 659657
502 951 996
8 436 514
611 944 783
15 401 297
$21 750 393
4 405 552
25 929 471


22 599
11 636
36 930 564
6 316 787
$100 851 44 5
7 849 73 8
5 876 045
13725 783
159 362 629
356400 499
515 7635128
$3127 641
$12 232 834
$15360 475
$23413 121
4456 276
26 822 889


52 246
26 675
74 082 100
13 831 739
$216 121 746,
14 477 428
9 635 214
24 112 642
290 457 212
733 174 102
1023 631 314
$6 218 620
623 800 586
# 30 019 206
$43 669 379
9 268 577
50 636 9681


52 392
27 382
72 437 276
12 954 473
813 396 239
14695 797
9 806 911
24 502 708
291 882 978
751 927 108
1043810086
$5 800 027
04 700 367
$30 500 394
$48 035 657
9 549 076
52 591 812


-I- -I- -I* I I -I- *I


244.8
1.4590
$3.57
18.9.
1.990
40.38
128.0
2.85
$3.66
62.7.
2.70%
$1.69
86.0
16.5


145.4
2.1660
$3.15
21.1
1.76%
$0.37
69.6
2.990
$2.08
38.7
2.560
$0.99
135.7
29.4


143.4
2.2551
$3.23
20.4
1.74%
$0.35
67.5
3.080
$2.08
38.7
2.650
$1.02
131.2
29.0


204.0.
1.517%
$3.09
18.8


131.3(
3.110
(4.08
5744
$1.70
95.9
18.2


194.
1.62?w
$3.16
18.6
2.260
$0.42
131.6
3.190
(4.19
57.6
2.990
$1.72
92.8
17.6


178.3,
1.5370
$2.74
20.3
2.21%
$0.45
59.1
3.440
$2.03
37.2
3.06%
$1.14
114.2
19.4


171.0
1.597%
$2.73
20.3


60.7.
3.430
$2.08.
37.6
2.980
$1.12
115.7
19.2


186.7,
1.563Y
12.92
20.1
2.14
$0.43
76.1
3.25%
$2.47
42.5.
2.93
$1.24
110.4
20.2


178.8
1.647%
$2.95
19.9,
1.99
$0.39
76.7
3.280
$2.52
42.6
2.920
$1.24
109.3
19.8


8 082
4 515
15 521 518
3 959 957
$41 479 069
7 801
277 120
284 921
194 358
39 244 577
39 438 935
$*082
1 165 919
1 169 001
$2 170 657
632 423
3176165


255.1
1.0470
$2.67
24.9o
1.59

141.6
2.970
$4.21
138.4
2.960
$4.10
62.4
12.4


S REGION 7;0

1 j JUN 23 1955

8062 3
4 707 9
13601 441
3 292 74 1
$36169 064 1
8 749 "'
307 992
316 741
217 350
43620 341
43 837 691
$3180
)1507 817
$1310 997
$2 320 676
658 419
3 377 689


242.1
1.0980
$2.66
24.8
1.460
$0.36
141.6


138.4
2.990
$4.14
66.6
13.0


EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION

1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 3.955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
I. Freight service . . . 60 328 60 454 36247 36 211 44968 44963 53 807 53 757 27 955 27 923 126 710 126643
2. Passenger service . . . 31190 32089 19286 20 109 23208 24246 31 326 32 078 16751 17 315 71285 73639
3. Number of revenue tons carried. .. ... 89 603 618 86038 717 32 024 897 30419 279 15 087 248 14 348 902 23 134 348 21793 339 15 627 924 15 5558578 53 849 520 51697 819
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 17791 696 16247214 6 887283 6382 779 4887675 4694 385 10417250 9608 054 4 303 311 4226 036 19608 236 18528475
5. Freightrevenue . . .... $257 600815 $249565303 $92 974 209 $91450 704 $66 957624 $64326007 $137118198 136328 741 $57 556840 58715569 $261632662 $259370 317
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers'. . 14485229 14704546 2136583 2168895 1753584 1659455 1732933 1734336 4369 8094 3490886 3401885
6-02. Allother passengers . .... 9912334 10114903 946018 1031742 912809 868862 1259573 1210399 357131 380933 25295135 2460194
6-03.Total ..... .. . 24397563 24819449 3082601 3200637 2666393 2528317 2992506 2944755 361500 389027 6020 399 5862079
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers*. . 290651 570 292100 328 25892 367 25600 760 $4016092 32487112 32962145 32118514 69675 126942 67047912 64732568
7-02. All other passengers . . 772 418679 795 547 449 260214 721 279 685 645 144 577 000 148788 614 401 008 767 416 007 370 95 068238 102 146 307 640 654 005 666 942 291
7-03. Total . . 1063 070 249 1087647 777 286 107 088 305 286 405 178 593 092 181275 726 433 970 912 448125 684 95 137 913 102273249 707 701 917 731674 859
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares' ....... $6221 702 $5803207 $637337 $643 688 $656621 $626876 $546029 $538437 $851 $1 382 $1203501 $1166695
8-02. Allotherfares. . . ...... $24 966 505 $26008 184 $7409 757 $7921366 63 174 021 $3309 505 $9 306 172 $9965324 $2332 345 $259 807 $14 812 538 $15804 636
8-03. Total . . . ... $31188207 $31 811 391 $8 047 094 (B 565 254 63 830 642 $3936 381 $9 852 201 10 503 761 $2 333196 $2 531 189 (L6 016039 $16 971 331
9. Passenger service train revenue / . $45840036 $503,56333 $13718670 $14 563 802 $7437209 $7628625 $18560268 $20538.592 $4995635 $5509058 $30 993112 $33676275
10. Passenger train-miles ............ 9901000 10207495 3457150 3689400 2860496 3050908 5416884 5876824 1703256 1865995 9980636 10793727
11, Passenger carrying car-miles . . 53813133 55969501 20251569 21404018 11494759 12090627 28 427675 31158525 7339636 7858009 47262070 51107161
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 198.6 188.8 215.1 209.8 324.0 327.2 450.3 440.9 275.4 271.7 364.1 358.4
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.448 1.5364 1.3500 1.4330 1.3700 1.370o 1.3160 1.4190 1.338 1.3890 1.3344 1.4000
14. Revenue per ton per road. ........ $2.87 $2.90 $2.90 g3.01 $4.44 54.48 $5.93 $6.26 $3.68 $3.77 64.86 $3.02
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 20.1 19.9 12.1 11.8 19.4 19.6 19.0 18.5 15.9 15.7 19.2 19.0
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.144 1.99 2.2.460 2.524 1.93% 1.93 1.660 1.6d o1.22% 1.090 1.7 1.800
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. $0.43 $0.39 $0.30 (0.30 $0.37 $0.38 $0.32 $0.31 60.19 60.17 $0.3 (0.34
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . .. 77.9 78.7 275.1 271.1 158.4 171.2 318.4 343.7 266.2 268.1 253.3 271.1
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 3.23 3.27 2.85 2.8 2.20 2.22 2.32 2.40 2.45 2.48 2.31 2.37
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $2.52 $2.57 7.83 $.68 3. 3.81 7.398.236.5 6.6 5.86 6.42
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 43.6 43.8 92.8 95.4 67.0 71.7 145.0 152.2 263.2 262.9 117.6 124.8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.930 2.920 2.810 2.810 2.140 2.170 2.27 2.32.34 2.45 2.470 2.260 2.320
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. $1.28 $1.28 $2.61 $2.68 $1.44 $1.56 $3.29 (3.57 66.45 $6.51 $2.66 $2.90
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 107.4 106.6 82.8 82.7 62.4 59.4 80.1 76.3 55.9 54.8 70.9 67.8
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 19.8 19.4 14.1 14.3 15.5 15.0 15.3 14.4 13.0 13.0 15.0 14.3


% Excludes the return of the Atlanta and West Point R. R.; Clinohfield R. R. and Georgia R.
* Includes Commutation and Multiple Ride
I/Includes dining and buffet service.


R. which filed no reports because of strike.








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 118 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 126 steam railways j
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WvTH FrRUARY 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
1MilFesroradrperatloseof month 223294 223339 6180 6283 23493 23 510 22573 22598 52246 52391 8091 8062
2. Psssengerservice # '. '. '.... 121858 126008 3851 4146 11302 11600 11524 11636 26677 27382 4505 4707
3. Number of revenue tons carried 354151595 336247337 10603667 10416133 62 526 770 60045126 76746605 74612170 149 877 042 145073429 31949301 28034023
4. Numberof revenuetons carriedonemile(thous) 90 151960 84685899 1539855 1551254 12804 667 12224647 13 789023 13172937 28 133 545 26 948838 8 166 296 6830748
5. Freightrevenue ...... $1235 478832 $1 214 972055 335829878 $34372628 $192873482 191346197 $210094731 $210589229 $436798091 $436308054 (*34885439 $76073182
6.N-0Commutationpassengers".i 4......42420262 41877396 6462642 6242803 7934847 7998567 16141208 16179987 30538697 30421357 15878 16639
-02.Allotherpassengers ......... 28660791 30166173 3552135 3991418 4341444 4512664 12458346 13177261 20351945 21681343 613771 699447
6-03. Total ssengers. . 71081053 72043569 10014777 10234221 12276311 12511231 28599554 29357248 50890642 52102700 629649 716086
7-01.Comutation pssngers. ......edonemile: 811076422 787289330 135 462 353 126201317 148 650 786 148633809 328900013 326603462 613013152 601438588 392829 453937
7-02.Alother ......... 3730126459 3966816295 245773869 262286637 602363454 632645009 771892844 828223022 1620030167 1723154668 87253391 100643472
7-03. Total ............... 4541202881 4754105625 381236222 388487954 751014240 781278818 1100792857 1154826484 2233043319 2324593256 87626220 101097405
8. Passenger revenue:8303
-01. Commutation fares' ....... $17018523 $15691950 2388896 2180716 $3473302 $3361869 $7248264 $6425479 3110462 1968064 303 $5857
8-02. Allotherfares ............ 103 401880 111 51009 7 479748 I8202791 $18314234 19 487 171 026331881 128 222095 2 125 863 55 912057 25 9217 030029 631
8-03. Total ............... 120 420403 $127202 047 $9868644 10383507 21 787 536 22849040 33580145 $34647574 65 236 325 67880 121 2 575 520 3035488
9. Passenger service train revenue/ .......$1935412288 $208556643 ,$13094 527 $13886743 $33701 346 $7 588 417 $46445962 $49 290 661 $93241835 $100765821 $4 677 736 $5 134 971
10.PassSengertrain-miles.... ...... 49356211 52279905 2870769 3014044 7394220 7780566 9245694 9430656 19510683 20225266 1332029 1393716
11. Passengercarryingear-miles . . 263002946 278972722 13233525 13637618 40493518 42 525752 55777624 58018815 109 504667 114182185 6880130 7389120
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAF~Ic:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 254.6 251.9 145.2 148.9204.8 203.6 179.7 176.6 187.7 185.8 255.6 243.7
S1V3500.5681.5241.5991.
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.370 1.435 2.197 2.216 1.506 1.565 1.524 1.599 1.553 1.619 1039 1.1
14. Revenue per ton per road. . .$3.49 $3.61 $3.19 $3.30 $3.08 $3.19 $2.74 $2.82 $2.91 $3.01 $2.66 $2.71
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles perpassenger perroad ..... 19.1 18.8 21.0 20.2 18s. 18.6 20.4 20.2 20.1 19.8 24.7 27.3
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.10 1.991."0 1.760 1.730 2.3 2.260 2.20% 1.?70 2.14% 1.990 1.60% 1.290
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $.40 0.37 $0.37 $0.35 $0.44 $0.42 $0.45 0.40 $0.43 0.39 0.40 0.35
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Milesperpassenger per road . 130.1 131.5 69.2 65.7 138.7. 140.2 62.0 62.9 79.6 79. 142.1 143.9
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ... .2.7 2.81 3.00 6.1 .3:0 3..034 3..1%34 3.41 3.22 3.248 2.95 ..01
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ... $. 3.61 $3.70 $2.11 2.0 2 0644.32 $2.11 $2.14 $2.56 (2.58 $4.19 .33
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Milesperpassenger per road. . 63.9. 66.0 38.1 38.0 61.2 62.4 38.5 39.3 43.9 44.6 139.2 141.2
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.65 2.68 2.59 2.670 2.90% 2.92% 3.05% 3.00 2.92 2.922 2.94 3.00o
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. $1.69 $1.77 $0.99 $1.01 $1.77 $1.88 $1.17 $1.18 $1.28 $1.30 $4.09 4.24
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 92.0 90.9 132.8 128.9 101.6 100.4 119.1 122.5 114.5 114.9 65.8 72.5
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.3 17.0 28.8 28.5 18.5 18.4 19.7 19.9 20.4 20.4 12.7 13.7
EASTERN DISTRICT
INCUDINzo SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1950 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
1. Freight ervitedatcloseofmo.... 60337 60453 36247 36240 44968 44963 53807 53760 27935 27923 126710 126646
2. Passenger service ............ 31182 32089 19311 20281 23208 24245 31406 32078 16751 17315 71365 73638
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........181826343 173107452 63926362 60224768 30454954 28184014 46536966 43633495 31406970 31097608 108398890 102915117
4. Numberof revenuetons carriedonemile(thous) 36299841 35 779586 13936081 13295110 9992039 9164198 21249825 19899947 8674174 8547058 39916038 37611203
5. Freight revenue............... $521 683530 $512 381 236 $187 308186 185 200 714 $135 106854 $124969 062 $275 169711 $273029587 16210551 $119391456 $526487116 $517 390105
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers*....e ......30554575 30437996 4552490 4481562 3679255 3 374444 3624567 3 567293 9375 16101 7313197 6 9578538
6-02. All other passengers ..........20 965 716 22380790 2172458 2365802 1 928 216 1912158 2 785 577 2 650243 808824 857180 5522617 5419581
6-03. Total. . . 51520291 52818786 6724948 6847364 5607471 5286602 6410144 6217536 818199 873281 12835814 12377419
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-0. Nu Commutation passenger one....... 613405981 601 892 521 55 320 981 52 891 599 73 296 946 66 409 619. 68 901 537 65 843283 150 977 252308 142 349460 132 505 210
7-02. Allotherpassengers. 1......... 707 263 558 18235798140 579493649 633528090 311812217 3352670 425 919961270 949072445 211595765 227747195 1443369252 1509490065
7-03. Total . . .... 20669539 2 425 690661 634 814 630 686 419689 385 109163 399 080 04"4 988 862 807 1014 915 728 211746742 227 999503 1 585 718 712 1641 995275
8-01.ngCommutationfares"......... 13116765 1973921 $1358434 $133330 1401561 1277026 $1139996 1104905 1 767 $2768 $2543324 $2384699
8-02. Allotherfares ....... 54695080 $58941688 $15906639 $17337897 6 839 263: 455945 $20753354 $22130273 5 27544 $5644294 $32800161 35 230512
8-03. Total ............. 67811845 70 915 609 017265073 $18 671227 $8240824 $8732971 $21893350 $23 235178 5 209311 $6647062 $35343485 37 615211
9. Passenger service trainrevenue. /. . 97919 571 $105 900792 $29 068 592 3084654 $15903 462 $16530081 $39 953 711 $43 462 619 10 695 886 $11 816 603 $56 553 059 $71809 303
10.Passenger train-miles 20842712 21618982 7331842 7816401 6040436 6434233 11530311 12476364 3610910 3933925 21181657 22844522
11. Passengercarryingear-miles ......... 116384797 121571305 43346880 46336232 24911556 26161855 62372.413 67731692 15987300 17171638 103271269 111065185
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 199.6 195.1 218.0 220.8 328.1 325.2 456.6 456.1 276.2 274.8 368.2 365S
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1. 1.517 1.3 1.39 1.3 1.36 1.295 1.372 1.340 1.3971.319 1.3
14. Revenue per ton per road . . $2.87 $2.96 $2.93 $3.08 $4.44 $4.43 $5.91 $6.26 $3.70 $3.84 $4.86 $5.03
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:c
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 20.1 19.8 12.2 11.8 19.9 19.7 19.0 18.5 16.1 15.7 19.5 19.0
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.144 1.990 2.46% 2.520 1.91% 1.920 1.650 1.680 1.170 1.16 01.9* 1. 8
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . $0.43 $0.39 0.30 0.30 $0.38 00.38 0.31 (0.31 (0.19 $0.17 $0.35 $0.34
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 81.4 81.5 266.7 267.8 161.7 174.0 330.3 358.1 261.6 265.7 261.4 278.5
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 3.20 3.23 2.74 2.74 2.19 2.24 2.2# 2.33 2.46 2.4 2.27 2.33
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $2.61 $2.63 $7.32 $7.33 $3.55 $3.90 $7.45 $8.35 $6.44 $6.58 $5.94 $6.50
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 45.0 45.9 94.4 100.2 68.7 75.5 154.3 163.2 258.8 261.1 123.5 132.7
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.92 2.924 2.2 .7 2.7..14 2.19 2.210 2.2?% 2.460 2.48 2.230 2.29
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . $1.32 $1.34 $2.57 $2.73 $1.47 1.65 $3.42 $3.74 $6.37 $6.47 W2.75 $3.04
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. .111.3 112.2 86.6 87.8 63.8 62.0 85.8 1.3 58.6 58.0 74.9 71.9
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile :119.9 20.0 14.6 14.8 15.5 15.3 15.9 15.0 13.2 13.3 15.4 14.8


j Excludes the returns of the Atlanta and West Point R. R.; Clinchfield R. R. and Georgia R. R. which filed no reports because of strike.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the oeriod.
* Includes Comntation and Multiple' ide
1/Includes dining and buffet service.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:'1955 O 310310 (12)


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3 1262 08855 0354 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 118 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 126 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
MARCH 1955


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice .............. 223246 223294 6180 6282 23493 23510 22573 22599 52246 52391 8082 8062.
2. Passenger service ............. 121 685 125639 3851 4146 11302 11600 11459 11636 26612 27382 4515 4707
3. Number of revenue tons carried..........200203738 184707123 6380703 6153871 35364103 32667349 44215426 40016142 85960232 78837362 18064670 14364093
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous). 49461 43 44495657 867872 822377 6884697 6169198 7656664 6669049 15409233 13660624 4623954 3472391
5. Freightrevenue . . ..... $703696041 $671752590 19894393 19598729 $109 886123 (104351.948 $118945244 $110026628 $248725760 $233977305 $48010510 $39513059
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01.Commutationpassengers*. ....... 21 795 759 23 082 401 3412028 3458829 4035 038 4357 426 8257586 8859 031 15 704 652 16675286 8292 8137
6-02. All other passengers . . 13822423 14170099 1767961 1931747 2077600 2010460 6107211 6236934 9952772 10179141 295504 316306
6-03. Total . . . 35 618 182 37252500 5179989 5390576 6112638 6367886 14364797 15095965 25657424 26854427 303796 324443
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers'. . 411-557704 431779212 71373713 70025246 74490128 80525993 166356254 178677818 312222095 329229057 202605 201336
7-02. All other passengers . .. 1705802028 1754484293 117283307 124867218 267496021 2640-24349 350976086 362008474 735755414 750900041 4P346809 45280140
7-03. Total . . . 2117359732 2186263505 188657020 194892464 341986149 344550342 517334340 540686292 1 047 977 509 1 080 129098 42 549 414 45481476
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares' . . $*8625961 *$8569781 *1263970 o 1204339 j1699188 (1779398 $3694907 $3524585 $6658065 $6508322 $3220 $3073
8-02. All other fares.. . . $47832899 $49872656 $3554934 13832908 18624322 68502599 S12016839 12343780 24196095 24679287 1226698 (1342289
8-03. Total :.. . ... $5645 860 $58442637 *$4 818904 $5037247 $10323510 *10281997 15711746 6E5868365 130854160 *31187609 61229918 1345 362
9. Passenger service train revenue/. .... ...$98552979 $105879710 $6724105 $7090353 $16946511 $18273527 $23134440 $23971941 $46805056 $49335821 $2517231 $2880939
10. Passengertrain-miles . . . 25439235 27246276 1528279 1608930 3904443 4039 834 4795652 4921155 10228374 10569919 701103 739020
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 131335573 139600352 6852373 7035198 20008377 20567130 28163584 29140872 55024334 56743200 3515519 3781438
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 247.1 240.9 136.0 133.6 194.7 188.8 173.2 166.7 179.3 173.3 256.0 241.?
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.4234 1.5104 2.292% 2.3835 1.5964 1.6914 1.553% 1.650% 1.614 1.713% 1.038% 1.138%
14. Revenueper ton per road 3.51 3.64 *3.12 *3.18 $3.11 3.19 2.69 2.75 $2.89 $2.97 2.66 2.75
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAPPIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 18.9 18.7 20.9 20.2 18.5 18.5 20.1 20.2 19.9 19.7 24.4 24.,
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.104 1.984 1.774 1.724 2.284 2.214 2.22% 1.97% 2.13% 1.98 1.594 1.53
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .0.40 $0.37 $0.37 *0.35 *0.42 *0.41 *0.45 o.40 0.42 $0.39 *0.39 $0.38
AL. OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 123.4 123.8 66.3 64.6 128.8 131.3 57.5 58.0 73.9 73.8 143.3 143.2
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.804 2.844 3.034 3.074 3.224 3.22% 3.424 3.414 3.29% 3.290 2.90 2.96
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.46 $3.52 $2.01 $1.98 64.15 $4.23 $1.97 $1.98 $2.43 2.42 $4.15 $4.24
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 59.4 58.7 36.4 36.2 55.9 54.1 36.0 35.8 40.8 40.2 140.1 140.2
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.67 2.67 2.55 2.58% 3.02% 2.98% 3.040 2.93 2.940 2.89% 2.89 2.960
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . $1.59 $1.57 0.93 *0.93 $1.69 $1.61 (1.09 $1.05 $1.20 $1.16 4.05 *$4.15
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 83.2 80.2 123.4 121.1 87.6 85.3 107.9 109.9 102.5 102.2 60.7 61.5
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.1 15.7 27.5 27.7 17.1 16.8 18.4 18.6 19.0 19.0 12.1 12.0
EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . 60328 60453 36247 36211 44950 44960 53787 53746 27934 27924 126671 126630
2. Passenger service . .. . ..31127 32089 19286 19892 23208 24373 31326 31970 16738 17315 71272 73658
3. Number of revenue tons carried. .. ... 104024 902 93202 255 33353216 33804 231 17 049812 16 443 152 27 427 289 24013971 18348519 17243514 62 825 020 57700 637
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedone mile(thous). 20033187 17133015 7120344 6944910 5548710 5141987 11827883 10673 222 4931312 4602723 22307905 20417932
5. Freightrevenue. . . . 296736270 $273490 364 $99715532 $102 931 484 474989029 $75 470030 (164 840 645 $155601769 $67414565 $64258943 $307244239 ($295330742
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers". . 15712 944 16683423 2 318903 2470 648 1835 923 1936816 1923557 1982 532 4432 8982 3763 912 3928330
6-02. All other passengers . . 10248276 10495447 946 880 1064 398 935 070 911 951 1316272 1287175 375 925 411 128 2627267 2610 254
6-03. Total . . . 25 961220 27178870 33265 783 35 35 046 2770 993 2848767 33239 829 3269707 380357 420 110 6391 179 6538 584
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers*. . 312424700 329430 393 27786304 29065821 35416 898 36618304 35,858620 36517410 71182 147284 71346700 73282998
7-02. All other passengers . . 778102223 796180181 257113669 289283194 148572533 142565,704 431373262 424314837 90640341 102140377 670586136 669020918
7-03.-Total . . . 1090526923 1125610574 284899973 318349015 183989431 17918.4008 467231882 460832247 90711523 102287661 741932836 742303916
8. Passenger revenue:
-01.Commutationfares* . .... $6 661285 $6511395 $687556 $732125 690018 726599 $586142 $598036 960 .626 $1277120 $1326261
8-02. Allotherfares. . .. . $25 422793 $26021576 $6884443 (7973407 $3301581 $5233719 $9971446 $10119015 $2252636 (2525139 (15525663 $15877873
8-03. Total .............. (32084078 $32532971 $7571999 8$705532 $3991599 *3960.318 *10557588 *10717051 (2253596 $2526765 $16802783 $17204134
9. Passenger service train revenue i/ ...... $.. 49322287 $52216760 $13971849 $16740731 *8462326 $8986914 $21293184 $21756862 $5503333 $6178443 $35258843 $36922219
10. Passenger train-miles ........... 10929477: 11308939 3470668 4073975 3144856 3371648 6023145 6427550 1871089 2064164 11039090 11863362
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ......... 58539853 60524638 20512490 23 787 120 12859130 13109.637 31749857 33494880 7674243 8684077 52283230 55288594
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 192.6 183.8 213.5 205.4 325.4 312.7 431.2 444.5 268.8 266.9 355.1 35-
13. Revenue per ton-mile .. ... 1.481 1.5960 1.400% 1.4820 1 .3 1.04680 1.394 1 .V81.3670 1.396% 1.377% 1.I
14. Revenue per ton per road ..... $2.85 $2.93 12.99 $3.04 0 $4.59 *6.01 6. 3.67$3.73 4.89.12
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC *
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 19.9 19.7 12.0 11.8 19.3 18.9 18.6 18.4 16.1 6.4 19.0 18.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 2.13 1.98% 2.47% 2.52% 1.95% 1.98% 1.63% 1.64 1.35 1.10 19.0 18.7
17-01. Revenueperpassengerperroad . $0.42 0.39 *0.30 *0.38 $0.38 *0.38 $0.30 '0.30 $0.22 $0.181 1.813
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFic: 0.3
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 75.9 75.9 271.5 271.8 158.9 156.3 327.7 329.6 241.1 248.4 255.2 256.3
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 3.27% 3.27% 2.68% 2.76% 2.220 2.270 2.310 2.38% 2.49% 2.47% 2.32% 2.3W
17-02 Revenueper passenger per road $2.48 $2.48 $7.27 $*7.49 $3.53 $3.55 $7.58 7.86 $5.99 6.14 $5.91 6.08
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 42.0 41.4 87.2 90.1 66.4 62.9 144.2 140.9 238.5 243.5 116.1 113.5
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile. 2.94d 2.89% 2.660 2.734 2.174 2.214 2.264 2.3,% 2.48% 243 116.1 112.32
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 1.24 $1.20 $2.32 (2.46 $1.44 1.39 $3.26 $3.2 $5.92 $6.ol0 2.63 *2.63
18. Revenuepassenger-miles per train-mile 99.8 99.5 82.1 78.1 58.5 53.1 77.6 71.7 485 49.6 67.2 2. 6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 18.6 18.6 13.9 13.4 14 13.7 14.7 1.8 1 11.8 142 1 1.

0 Excludes the returns of the Atlanta and West Point R. R.; Clinohfield R. R. and Georgia R. R. which filed no reports because of strikes.
* Includes Comtation andi Multiple Ride
I/Includes dining and buffet service.









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 118 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 126 steam railways A
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL, COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Freight service tloeofmonth: # ............. 223 278 223 323 6180 6 283 23 493 23 510 22 573 22 597 52 246 52 390 8088 8 062
Pasengerservice .............. 121799 125 887 3 851 4 146 11 302 11600 11502 11636 26 655 27382 4 508 4 707

3. Number of revenue tons carried .....554360831 520954460 169845370 16570004 97893049 92712475 120965353 114628312 235 842772 223910791 50013971 42398916
4. Numberofrevenuetonsearriedonemile(thous) 139 613 201 129 181756 2 407 727 2 373 631 19 689 168 18 393 845 21 445 687 19 841 986 43 542 582 40 609 462 12 790 250 10 303 139
5. Freightrevenue. .............. 1 39 174 875 1 686 724646 $53 724271 $53971357 $302 759605 $295698145 $329039975 $320615857 $685 523851 *670285359 $132 895 94 $115 586 241
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengersar....ed: 64216021 64959797 9874670 9701632 11969885 12355993 24398794 25039018 46243549 47096643 24170 24776
6-2.Allthepaener.42483214 44336272 5320096 5923165 6419064 6523124 18565557 19414195 30304717 31860484 909275 1015753
6-0. Total .... ........... 106699235 109296069 15 194766 15624797 18388949 18879117 42 964351 44453213 76 54b066 78957187 933445 1040529
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7.-01Number oevemutationpassengersarried one mil......: 1222 634126 1219068542 206 836066 196226563 22314 914 229159802 495258267 505281280 92b235247 930667645 595 434 655269
7-0 th5455928487 5721300588 363057176 387153855 869859475 896669358 11228689301190231496 2355785581 2474054709 129580200 145923612
7-03. Aotalher pasenge ..........6658 562 613 6940 369130 569 893 242 583 380418 10930003891125829160 161812719716955132776 3 281 020 828 3 404 722 354 130175634 146 578 881
7-03. Total........... ..... ......
8. P Cosemnger revetonfares $2644484 $24261732 $3 652 866 $3385 055 $5 172 490 $5141267 (10 943171 $9950064 $19 766527 18 476 386 $9523 3930
8-02,Allo other fares ........... $151234775 $161382952 *11034682 $12035699 $26938556 $27989770 38 348720 (40565875 $76321958 (80591344 (795915 $4371920
8-03. Total ...... $176 879259 $185 644684 5.4 687 548 $15420754 (32 111 046 $33131037 $49 291 891 (50 515 9.39 96090 485 $99 067730 805 438 $4 380 850
9. Passenger service train revenues ........ $29-093235 $314436353 $19818632 $20977096 $50647857 $55861944 $69580402 $73262602 $140046891 $150101642 $7 194967 $8015910
10. Passengertrain-miles ............ 74795446 79526181 4399048 4622974 11298663 11620400 14041346 14351811 29739057 307951I5 2033132 2132736
11. Passenger carryingear-miles .......... 9.. 394339519 418573074 20085898 20672816 60501895 63092882 83941208 87159687 164529001 170925385 10395649 111'70558
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 251.8 2l480 141.8 01.1 177.
.?048492.231% 2.I? 201.1.84 177.2 17.243
13. Revenue per ton-mile. . . 1.389. 1 1 2.231 2.. 1.51380 1.608 1.53 l.164 1.54 1. 1.122
14. Revenue per ton perroad ...... $3.50 $3.62 $3.16 $3.26 $3.09 $3.19 $2.72 $2.80 $2.91 $2.99 $2.66 $2.73
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:"
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 19.0 18.8 20.9 20.2 18.6 18.5 20.3 20.2 20.0 19.8 24.6 26.4
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.10 1.99 1.77 1.739 2.32% 2.24d 2.21 1.971 2.140 1.99 1.600 1.36
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. $0.40 $0.37 $0.37 $0.35 $0.43 60.42 $0.45 $o.40 $.43 $0.39 $0.39 $0.36
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 128.0 129.0 68.2 65.4 135.5 137.5 60.5 61.3 77.7 77.7 142.5 143.7
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.780 2.824 3.04$ 3.111 3.10 3.12% 3.42 3.41d 3.24 3.260 2.93 3.00
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $. $3.56 $3.64 $2.07 $2.03 $4.20 $4.29 $2.07 $2.09 $2.52 $2.53 $4.17 $4.30
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 62.4 63.5 37.5 37.3 59.4 59.6 37.7 38.1 42.9 43.1 139.5 140.9
16-03. Revenue perpassenger-mile . 2.66 2.67 2.584 2.64 2.94% 2.94% 3.05% 2.98 2.93 2.91. 2.920 2.990
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road ... $1.66 6$1.70 $0.97 $0.99 $1.75 $1.75 $1.15 $1.14 $1.26 $1.25 $4.08 $4.21
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 89.0 87.3 129.5 126.2 96.7 95.2 115.2 118.1 110.3 110.6 64.0 68.7
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 16.9 16.6 28.4 28.2 18.1 17.8 19.3 19,5 19.9 19.9 12.5 113.1
EASTERN DISTRICT
INCL DING SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice .#1. .............. 60 334 60452 36 247 36230 44 962 44 962 53 801 53 755 27 934 27 924 126 697 126 641
2. Passenger service# ............. . 31163 32089 19302 20151 23208 24290 31379 32042 16747 17315 71334 73647
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........285 856 743 266 309707 97 279 578 94 028 999 47 504 766 44 627 166 73 964 255 67 647 466 49 755 489 48 341122 171 224 510 160615 754
4. Numberof revenue tonscarriedonemile(thous) 56 332 832 50912601 21056426 20240020 15 540749 14 306 185 33 077708 30573169 13605486 13149781 62 223 943 58029135
5. Freight revenue .............. 18 419 800 $785 871600 $287 023 718 $288 132 198 $210 095 885 $200439092 $440 010 356 $428 631356 $183 625 116 $183 650400 $833 731 357 $8612 720 848
.6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
.6. 01rormnutationpassenger..ed:...... 46 267 519 47 121419 6 871 393 6 952 210 5 515 178 5 311260 5 548 124 5 549 825 13 807 25 083 11 077 109 10886 168
6-02. Allotherpassengers ........... 31 213 992 32 876237 3 119 338 3 430200 2 863 286 2 824 109 4 101 849 35937 418 1 184 749 1 268 308 8 149 884 8 029 835
6-0. Total.... . ........... 77481511 79997656 9990731 10382410 8378464 8135369 9649973 9487243 1198556 1293391 19226993 18916003
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-0. Nu Comtation passengers....ried.one.mile:. $925 830681 931 322 914 83 107-285 81 957 420 108 713 844 103027 923 104 760 157 102 360693 222 159 399 592 213 696 160 205 788a208
-02.All other passengers 2485365781 2619978321 836607318 922811284 460384750 475 236 129 1 351 334 532 1 373 387 282 302236106 329887572 2113955 388 2 178 510 983
7-03. Total . 3411196462 3551301235 9197146031004768704 569098594 57826405214560946891475747975 302458265 330287164 2327651548 2384299191
8. Passenger revenue: 3710960
8-01. Commuttionfaes .19 778050 Lt(.485 316 *2 045 990 2 065 456 $2091579 $2003625 1726 138 (1702 941 $2727 $4394 820 444 3 7108960
8-2. Allotherfares ...... 80117873 4 96 264 2791082 5311303 610140 844 $10689664 $30724800 132249288 $7460176 8 169433 $48325820 1108685
8-03. Total . .. ............... $99895 923 $103448580 524 837072 $27376759 $12 232 423 $12693289 $32 450938 533952229 17 462 903 8173827 652 146 264 54 819 345
9. Passengerservice train revenue I./ ......$147 241 858 1.5b 117552 $43 040 541 $47 587279 $245364 728 $25 516 995 $61 246 895 $65 219 481 $16199 213 $17 995 046 101 810 836 $108 731 522
10. Passengertrain-miles .. ............31772189 32927921 10802 510 11 890376 9185292 9805 881 17553456 18903914 5481999 5998089 32220747 34707884
11. Passenger carrying ear-miles. ......... 174924650 182095943 63859370 70123352 37771686 39271492 94122270 101226572 23661543 25855715 155555499 166353779
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 197.1 191.2 216.5 21.4 327.1 320.6 447.2 451.9 273.45 1272.0 363.4 361.3
13. Revenue per ton-mile ....... . 1.453 1.544 1.363 1.42 1.352 31.401.6 1.330 7. 1.40 1.3504 21.3972.0 361.340 361.401
14. Revenue per ton per road . . $2.86 $2.95 $2.95 $3.06 (4.42 $ .49 $5.95 $6.34 $3.69 $3.80 $4.87 $5.06
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 20.0 19.8 12.1 11.8 19.7 19.4 18.9 18.4 16.1 15.9 19.3 18.9
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.14% 1.98% 2.46% 2.52% 1.920 1.94# 1.650 1.666 1.23% 1.10o 1.790 1.80%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . $0.43 $0.39 40.30 $0.30 $0.38 $0.38 $0.31 $0.31 $0.20 $0.18 $0.34 $0.34
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger perroad. . 79.6 79.7 268.2 269.0 160.8 168.3 329.4 348.8 255.1 260.1 259.4 271.3
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 3.22 3.24 2.72 2.74 2.20% 2.25% 2.27% 2.35% 2.47% 2.48% 2.29% 2.35
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $2.57 $2.58 $7.31 $7.38 $3.54 $3.79 $7.49 $8.19 $6.30 $6.44 $5.93 $6.36
ToTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 44.0 44.4 92.1 96.8 67.9 71.1 150.9 155.6 252.4 255.4 121.1 126%0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.93 2.91% 2.70% 2.72% 2.15% 2.20% 2.230 2.306 2.47 2.47, 2.241 2.30
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . $1.29 $1.29 $2.49 $2.64 $1.46 $1.56 $3.36 $3.58 $6.23 $6.32 $2.71 $2.90
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 107.4 107.9 85.1 84.5 62.0 59.0 3.0 78.1 55.2 55.1 72.2 68.7

19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mtle a.n 19.5 .! 19.5 4 and Geol R. RWhiih filed no re orts b oaus1 ofstr..


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of eaoh mor.th within the period.
* Includes Cosnutation and Multiple Bide
|Inoludes dining and buffet service.


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REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 118 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 126 steam railways A
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
POR THE MONTH OF APRIL 1955 AD 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
APRIL 1955


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 9 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freidhtservice...............t 223232 223283 6180 6282 23493 23510 22568 22599 52241 52391 8082 8060
2. Passenger service ............. 118 720 124900 3 844 4 146 11302 11600 11 454 11 523 26600 27269 4 515 4692
3. Number of revenue tons carried......... 197 406 181 176 413 805 5S724 474 5449 812 33 867 637 30 753 731 43 890030 37695 847 83 482 141 i 34899 390 19050 991 14 641 912
4. Numberofrevenuetoarriedoneile(thous) 49154-520 43283861 794338 756640 6792472 6028939 7910475 6713458 15497285 13499037 4903956 3476703
. Freightrevenue ................ .. 74.238020 $635758785 $18624115 $18240892 $105185206 $97784 172 $118388126 (07556168 $242197447 (223581232 $49245538 $39592544
6 -01.Nu ommuttionpassengersarred: .......20314746 20728839 3106607 3140528 3827289 3967118 7852918 8045918 14786814 15153564 7671 8222
6-02.Allotherpassengers. .........14979887 15250384 1880078 1903233 2166254 2178830 6870845 7065517 10917177 11147580 336629 336 525
6-03. Total ............... 35294633 35979223 4986685 5043761 5993543 6145948 14723763 15111435 25703991 26301144 344300 344747
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutationepassengersa......done.:. 391866699 388558847 66139137 64062024 76384399 73490588 158933297 161292806 301456833 298845418 189367 203369
7-02. Allotheropassengers .. ....... 1829652306 1828458250 130256542 125381819 291535195 289010032 399004109 409804848 820795846 824196699 55459056 53316060
7-03.Total. ... ...............2221519005 2217017097 196395679 189443843 367919594 362500620 557937406 571097654 1122252679 1123042117 55648423 53519429
8.Pa01.Commutationfares $8262735 $7727072 $1155781 1095965 i782047 jL653693 4352716p $3185208 $6464988 $5934866 $2 964 $ 3220
8-02. Allotherfares- . .49961 917 p1832210 $3890257 3902854 609698 $9404902 (13383940 $13789200 25883895 $27096956 $1587395 $1525704
8-03.Total . . 58224b52 9559282 $5046038 998819 $10 391745 $11058595 16911100 $16974408 $32348883 $33031822 $1590359 $1528924
9. Passengerservice train revenueY $96901005 $104509209 $6714921 $7052743 $16816648 $18557441 $23774774 $24751049 $47306343 $50361233 $2687346 $2820359
0.Passengertrain-iles ..24249463 26258588 1460188 1524796 3797331 3922245 4 635 132 4803845 9892651 10250886 677837 717665
11. Pas enger carrying car-miles. 128947018 135 300410 6585836 6680944 20228004 20464759 28203722 29164083 55017562 56309786 3634452 3582625
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFsIc:
12. Mileper revenue ton per road . 249.0 245.4 138.8 138.8 20f.6 196.0 180.2 178.1 185.6 182.7 257.4 237.4
13. Revenue per ton-mile . .... 1.372 1.469 2.3450 2.4110 1.5494 1.6220 1.4970 1.6020 1.5630 1.656% 1.0040 1.139%
14. Revenue per ton per road .......... $3.42 $3.60 $3.25 $3.35 $3.11 $3.18 $2.70 $2.85 $2.90 $3.03 $2.58 $2.70
CoMMUTAnrON PASSENGER TRA. Ic:"
15-01. Miles per passenger per road ......19.3 18.7 21.3 20.4 20.0 .18.5 20.2 20.0 20.4 19.7 24.7 24.?
1601. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.11% 1.99 1.75 1.71 2.33 2.250 2.22 1.97 2.14 1.990 1.57 1.58
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. $0.41 $0.37 $0.37 $0.35 $0.47 (0.42 $0.45 ($0.0 $0.44 $0.39 $0.39 (0.39
9ALL OT. R PASSENGER TRA. ,:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road..... 122.1 119.~ 69 3 659 134.6 132.6 58.1 58.0 75.2 73.9 164.7 158.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 272.830 2.90 3.ld 2.950 3.250 3.350 3.36% 3.150 3. 20 2.860 2.860
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.3 $3.40 $2.07 $2.05 $3.9? 7$.32 $1.95 $1.95 $2. 37 $2.43 $4.72 $4.53
TOTAL PASSENGER TRaFIc:
15-03. Milesperpassenger per road. . 62.9 61.6 39.4 37.6 61.4 59.0 37.9 37.8 43.7. 2.7 161.6 155.2
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.62 2.69 2.57 2.6 2.82 .05 3.93 2.970 2.88% 2.944 2.860 2.860
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.65 $1.66 $1.01 $0.99 $1.73 $1.80 $1.15 $1.12 $1.26 $1.26 $4.62 $4.43
18. Revenuepassenger-milespertrain-mile. 91.6 84.4 134.5 124.2 96.9 92.4 120.4 118.9 113.4 109.6 82.1 74.6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .. 17.2 16.4 29.8 28.4 18.2 17.7 19.8 19.6 20.4 19.9 115.3 14.0
EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 1954 1955 1954 13955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightoservice.................. 60 323 60 451 36 247 36 211 44 950 44 960 53 781 53738 27 931 27 923 126 662 126621
2. Passengerservice .. ............. 31115 31961 16334 19847 23208 24145 31325 31857 16738 17090 71271 73092
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........102533132 88541302 30922134 30828916 21260008 18030703 25406719 22621893 17284188 16390991 63950 915 57043,587
4.Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous). 20401241 16975740 6925147 6582095 5645786 5176030 11600075 10303651 4582271 4246345 21828,132 19726026
5.Freightrevenue .. ............. $291442985 $265173776 $91776844 $96402867 $74599911 $71747388 $153035289 $14443975"3 $63382991 $59995001 $291018191 $276182142
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers*.... .......14794485 15161786 2109981 2134106 1647087 1627994 1759158 1797010 4035 7945 3430280 3432947
6-02.Allother passengers...........11253806 11484105 960296. 1038165 973106 938285 1391844 1378143 400835 411686 2765785 2728114
-03.Totalrp . 26048291 26645891 3070277 3172271 2620193 2566279 3151002 3175153 404870 419629 6176065 6161061
7. Number of revenue pass, ers carried one mile:
7-01.NCommutationr sgers.r.e.o"n....... 3016462Z00 299048787 25016033 24372248 32115310 31055649 33027019 33956275 62137 125888 65204466 65137812
7-02.A lotherpassengers. ......... 876254902' 877512759 243774693 268067062 160593966 148745502 451970904 433622465 970578&41 100510462 709622711 682878429
7-03.Total . .......... : .. 117790110o. 1176561546 268790726 292439 310 192709276 179801151 484997923 467578740 97119978 100636350 774827177 748016241
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Comanuttion fares* $6467952 .$(,938086 $625659 $629149 $621 73 $606541 $547018 $551902 $933 .4L394 $1169124 4,1159837
8-02.*All4other8fares. $27471290. $2622660363435772 7018764 3483112 3299703 #10198826 $10445510 237817 2445573 $6054855 16190786

9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue ./..... $49 993 689 $53 181 592 $12 429 520 $14 617 100 $8 342 930 $8 665 153 $20 682 06 6 $22 302 657 $5 452 800 $5 742 707 $34477 796 $36 710 517
10.Passenger train-miles .................. 10570488 10968551 2984174 3861639 3042066 3254430 5431000 6212830 1821735 1961138 10694801 11428398
11. Passengercarryingcar-miles .... .... 58652014 60137411 17562560 21903817 13067469 12797916; 31900987 32199903 776% 988 826136 3 52732444 53259182
AVERAGES
FEsIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road ...... 19.0 191.7 224.0 213.5 265.6 287.1 4 6 .465 265.1 25 .1o
14. Revenue per ton per road: $2.84 $2.97 $2.97 $3.13 $3.51 $3.98 $6.02 $6.38 $3.67 $3.66 $4.55 i.84
COMMUTATION PASSEONER TRAr ic:*
16-01. Miles per passenger per road . 20.4 19.7 11.9 11.4 19.5 19.3 18.8 .9 15.4 15.8 19.1 19.0
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.1.. 1.99... 2.5 2.8 .9~ 81.661.63%.01.11%. 1.78
17-01. Revenueper passenger per roadr$0e .. $0.39 $0.30 $0.29$0 $0.3 $. $ $ $.11
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRDAFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 779 o76.4 253.9 25821650158 3 16 18 4 3 1h242.1 244.1 256.6 250.3
16-02. Revenueperpassenger-mle ..... .314 3.260 2.: ; 2.92(212 2.26 2.1% 2." .2.43%: 2.260 .3
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .... $2.44 $2.49 $6.70 $6.76 $3:58 $3.52 $7.33 $7.58 $5.92 $5.94 $5.80 $5.93
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
1M-03. Miles perpassenger per road .......45.2 44.2 87.5 92.2 73.5. 70.1 153.9 147.3 239.9 ,:0 239.8 125.5 121.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.88% 2.940. 2.63 2.621f2.1 2.17% 2.2202.35 2.42 43% 2.22N O2320



Includes COUtattion and Multiple Bide
I/Includes dining and buffet service.








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 118 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 126 steam railways 0
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


.1


SExoludes the returns of the Atlanta and Vest Point R. R.; Clinohfield R. R. and Georgia R. R.
4e qreeste a. n avege of the mileage reported at the close of each, month within the period.
IncAludes omintng aion Multile Ri*.
j/Inolude dining and buffe servlo*.


which filed no reports because of strike.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1955 O-360310(1)


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UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Milesofroadoperated atclose of month: 223268 223 314 6 180 6 282 23 493 23 510 22 572 22598 52 245 52 390 8 086 8 061
1 Passenghtervice ............. 121740 125643 3849 4146 11302 11600 11491 11608 26642 27354 4510 4703

3. Number of revenue tons carried 751.733.312 697368265 22708844 22019816 131760686 123466206 164821683 152324159 319291213 297810181 69064962 57040828
4.,Numberofrevenuetonsoarriedonemile(thous) 188 767 714 172 465 617 3 202065 3130 271 26 481 640 24 422 784 29 356 162 26 555444 59 039867 54 108499 17694 206 13 779 842
5.Freightrevenue ............... 61341289262522483431 672 348386 $72212249 $407944811 $393 482 317 $ 447 428 101 $428172025 $927 721298 $893866591 $18214-1487 $155178785
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6. Numberofreveniuepassengerscarned: 84 530767 85688636 12 981 277 12 842 160 15 797 174 16 323111 32 251 712 33084936 61030163 62250207 31841 32 998
6-02. All other passengers .. .....57 463 101 59586657 7 200 174 7 826398 8 585 318 8701954 25 436 402 26 479 712 41 221 894 43008064 1 245 904 1352278
6-03. Total .p ................. 141993868 145275293 20181451 20668558 24382492 25025065 57688114 59564648 102252057 105258271 1277745 1385276
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.Commutationspasengerse*......... 1614500825, 1607627389 272975203 260288587 299525313 302650390 654191564 666574086 1226692080 1229513063 784801 858638
7-0 Allot passengers. 7265574793, 7549758838 493313718 512535674 116139467011856793901521873039 1600036344 3176581427 3298251408 185039256 199239672
7-02. Total .p. ssen .. 8880075 618 9157 386227 766 288 921 772 824 261 1 460 919983 1 488 329 780 2 176 064 603 2 266 610430 4 403 273 507 4 527 764471 185 824057 20009831-0
8. P revenutin fares' 33 907 219 (31988804 $4808647 $4481020 $6954537 $66794960 (14470331 13135272 $26233 515 $24411252 12487 12 150
8-02. Alloertfares ... 20196689 E13 215 148 114 924936 15 938553 $35 548254 $37394672 51 72 660 54355075 02 205 850 .107688300 5 3310 5 97624
8-03. Total . 2. 1235103908 $245203952 19 733583 20419573 $42 502791 441896328 66202991 667490347 6128439365 $132099552 $5 395797 5909774
9. Passengerservicetrain revenue/. 3088993 375 $418945 547 $26533553 $28029839 $67463680 $74419385 $93 355133 $98013651 $187 352366 $200462875 $9882313 $L.0 836 269
10. Pasger train-miles 99048797 105784769 5859236 6147770 15095994 15742645 18676478 19155656 39631708 41046071 2710969 2850401
11. Passenger carryingear-miles . 583286937 553873486 26671734 27353760 80729899 83557641 112 144930 116323770 219 546563 227 235 171 14030101 14 998184
AVERAGES
FnRzoHTr TRAic:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 251.1 247.3 141.0 142.2 201.0 197.8 178.1 174.q 184.9 181.7 256.2 241.6
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 1.384 1.3 2.259 2.3074 1.5400 1.6110 1.524# 1.612i 1.5714 1.652# 1.029% 1.1260
14. Revenueper ton perroad. $3.48 $3.62 $3.19 $3.28 $3.10 $3.19 $2.71 $2.81 $2.91 $3.00 $2.64 $2.72
COMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFiC:
15-01. Miles perpasenger perroad ..... 19.1 18.8 21.0 20.3 19.0 20.3 20. 20.1 20.1 19.8 24.6 26.0
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.10 1.99% 1.76% 1.72% 2.32 2.25 2.21 1.2 7 2.140 1.99. 1.59% 1.42
17-01. Revenue per ssenger per road 0.40 0.37 (0.37 60.35 035 $0. 0.42 0.45 0o.o 60.43 0.39 0.39 $0.37
ALL OTHER PASaSENoER 1LAMC:
15-02. Miles per passengerper road. . 126.4 126.7 68.51 65.50 135.3 136.3 59.8 60.4 77.1 76.1 148.5 1247.
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .2.77 2.82 3.03 3.11 3.06 3.15% 3.40% 3.403 3.22% 3.27 2.91f 2.96
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 3.50 $3.58 $2.07 2.04 4.14 4.30 $2.03 $2.05 $2.48 $2.50 $4.32 64.36
TorAL PASSENGER TRA.FC:c
15-03. Milesperpassenger per road. . 62.5 63.0 38.0 37.4 59.9 59.5 37.7. 38.1 43.1 43.0 145.4 144.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.65 2.68 2.58 2.640 2.910 2.97% 3.0w 2.98f 2.92% 2.92% 2.900 2.950
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 1.66 $1.69 o0.98 $0.99 $1.74 $1.77 1.15 $1.13 $1.26 $1.26 64.22 $4.27
18. Revenue passenger-milesper train-mile. 89.7 86.6 130.8 125.7 96.8 94.5 116.5 118.3 111.1 110.3 68.5 70.2
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ar-mile 17.0 16.5 28.7 28.3 18.1 17.8 19.4 19.5 20.1 19.9 13.2 .13.3
EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDINu SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Milesofroadopervice #atlseofmonth: 60 331 60 451 36 247 36 226 44 959 44 962 53 797 53 751 27 934 27 924 126 690 126 637
2. Paegerservice#. .......... . 31152 32057 19270 20076 23208 24255 31366 31996 16744 17259 71318 73510
Number of revenueton carried 388 356 175 354 851009 128 201712 124857915 68764774 62657869 99 370 974 90 269 359 67039677 64 732113 235 175 425 217 659 341
4. Number of revenue tonsearried. 76734073 67 888 341 27 981 573 26 822115 21 186 536 19482215 44 677783 40876 820 18 187 749 17 396 126 84 052 068 77 755 161
Freightrevenuetonscariedonemile(thous. 1109862785$1049045 376 $378800560 $384535065 $284695795 $272186480 $593045645 $57307110,9 $247008107 $243645401 $11247495471088902990
6. Number of revenue passengers carried: 61 062 004 62 283 205 8 981 374 9086 316 7 162 265 6 939 254 7 307282 7 346 835 7 842 33 026 14 487 389 14 319 115
6-01. Commutationpassengers.......... .... 42 467 798 44 360 342 4 079 634 4 468 365 3 836 392 3 762 394 4 5 493 693 5 315 562 1 585 584 1 679 994 10 915 669 10 757 950
6-0. Total .ssenger. 103589802 106643547 13061008 13554681 10998657 10701648. 12800975 12662397 1603426 1713020 2b 403058 85077065
7. N mr ofrevenue passengers* .arried one mile: 1 227476 881 1 230 371 701 108 123 318 106 329 668 140 829 154 134 083572 137 787 176 136 316968 284296 525 480 278 900 626 270926020
7-02. Allutationpassengers . 336162068 3 497 491080 1080 382 011 1190 878346 620 978 716 623 981 63'1 1 803 305 436 1 807 009 747 399 287947 430398034 2 823 572 099 2 661389412
7-0.Total .. .pssenge. 4589 097 564 4727 862 781 1188 505 329 1297208014 761 807 870 758065 203 1 941 092 612 1 943 326 715 399 572 243 430 923 514 3 102472725 3132315432
8. Pa.sengerreve.nue: 26 246 002 24423402 $2 671 649 $2 694605 $2 712 752 $2 610166 $2 273156 $2254 843 $3 660 5 788 $4 989568 $4 870797
-02. Allotherfares...... . 107 589160 1133585 984 $29 286 854 $32 330068 $13 624 056 $13 989 367 40 923 626 $42 694 783 9 832 993 $10 6 5006 4 380 675 799156
8-03. Total s.. ... ... 133835162 138 009386 531898503 $35024673 $16536808 $16599533 543196782 $44'949 626 9836653 $10 620794 69 370 243 $72169953

Paelger service train revenue.. .. $197234679 $211299144 $55470061 $62204378 $32707659 $34182148 $81928961 $87522123 $21652015 $23737754 $136288635 $145442085
10. Passengertrain-miles . ...... 42342677 43896472 13790572 15752015 18227358 13060311 23384456 25116744 7303734 7959227 42915548 46 136282
11. Passengercarrying car-miles ........... 233 576 664 242233355 81 422 330 92 027 169 50839155 52069408 126 023 257 1335426475 31425 531 34117079 208 287943 219612962
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12 MileMper reenuer.perroad . 197.6 191.3 218.3 214.8 308.1 310.9 449.6 452.8 271.3 268.7 357.4 357.2
13 Revenue per wn-irle . 1.446. 1.545% 1.354 1.4340 1.3440 1.3970 1.327% 01.4020 1.358% 1.401% 1.338% 1.4000
14. Revenue per wn per r ad. . 2.86 $2.96 $2.95 $3.08 $4.14 $4.34 (5.97 $6.35 63.68 $3.76 $4.78 $5.00
ComMUTATION PAssaimza TsAmnc:'
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 20.1 19.8 12.0 11.7 19.7 19.3 18.9 18.6 15.9 15.9. ,19.3 18.9
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.14 1.99 2.47 2.53 1.93 1.95 1.65 1.65 1.29 1.10 1.79 1.80
17401. Revenue per passengerper road . $0.43 $0.39 $0.30 60.30 (0.38 $0.38 (0.31 $0.31 (0.21 60.18 0o.34 $0.34
AUL OrTHs PASSENGER TRAPPIC:
lb-02. Miles per passenger per road.. . 79.2 78.8 264.8 266.5 161.9 165.8 328.3 339.9 251.8 256.2 258.7 266.0
102. Revenue per passenger-mile .... 3.20 3.25 2.7 2.710 2.199 2.24 2.270 2.360 "2.460 2.470 2.2~8 2.351
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 2.53 $2.56 $7.16 $7.24 $3.55 $3.72 $7.45 $8.03 $6.20 $6.32 $5.90 $6.26
TOTAL PASSBBENGER TR"ATIC:
1503. Miles per passenger per road. . 44.3 44.3 91.0 95.7 69.3 70.8 151.6 153.5 249.2 251.6 122.1 14.9
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.92 2.92 2.68% 2.70 2.10 2.19 2.23 2.31% 2.466 2.4 2.247 2.30
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 1.29 $1.29 62.44 62.58 $1.49 1.55 3.37 3.55 $6.13 $6.20 $2.73 $2.
18. Revenue passegger-mileper train-mile.. 108.4 107.7 86.2 82.4 62.3 58.0 83.0 77. 54.7 54.1 72.3 6.9
19. Revenue passetger-miles per car-mile 19.6 19.5 14.6 14.1 15.0 14.6 15.4 14.6 12.7 12.6 ,14.9 14.3










Subject to revision


DOC U^s .




UlS. FL L.


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08855 0065 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 118 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 126 steam railways 0
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF MAO 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
MAY 1955


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM. 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at lese of month:
1. Freight serviee... ............... 223216 223292 6180 6282 23493 23 511 22566 22599 52239 52392 8076 8071
2. Passengerservice ............. . 121558 124519 3844 4146 11302 11600 11454 11.523 26600 27269 4515 4692
3. Numberofrevenue tons carried ... ......225240916 188435329 5811189 5159344 37832135 31725321 49898215 40581603 93541539 77466268 21172894 16181023
4. Numbersorevenuet4nsearriedonemile(thous) 53569 010 46 675 617 788515 759963 7 325 675 6580 864 -9103267 7579 280 17 217455 14920107 5 383391 5 901 925
5.Freightrevenue .. ............. 725078119 $636635659 $18560826 $1757255? $111214801 $96548678 *129867860 I.12809841 $259643487 $226331071 $52687279 $42311163
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6.-NumComrevenmutpassengerrried: .... 21540406 20199966 3210822 2962990 4020433 3842807 8130505 7904460 15361760 14710257 8245 6761
6-02. Allother passengers. ......... 15197712 15612791 1814792 1929371 2230399 2214575 6983454 7250148 11028645 11394094 315032 312568
6-03.Total .. .. 36738118 35812757 5025614 4892361 6250832 6057382 15113959 15154608 26390405 26104351 323277 319329
7. Number of revenue passengers earned one mile:
7.01. Commuttionpaeengers......edonem: 411553015 382724185 68486609 60507928 74486176 72356497 166905274 160789003 309878059 293653428 203433 166747
7-02.Allother passengers ... 1858227950 1897901322 121107446 125503317 285453637 293755196 398352262 411448472 804913345 830706985 48922510 49227977
7-03. Total .p .. 2269780965 2280625507 189594055 186011245 359939813 366111693 565257536 572237475 1114791404 1124360413 49125943 49394724
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares $8625845 $7578167 $1213299 1042279 11692548 $1595479 $3691412 $3159943 $6597259 $5797701 .3190 2639
"2. Allotherfares 50553899 $52711198 *3644839 *3928660 8740909 $9288705 *13399480 113762109 125785228 *26979474 *1382212 *1447960
8-0. Total . . 59179744 *60289365 14858138 *4970939 (0433457 $10884184 $17090892 *16922052 (32382487 $52777175 11385402 $1450599
9. Passengerservice trainrevenue/ ........ 97204655 1.00798667 $6649112 $6800362 $16508410 $17953103 $23504603 $23662535 $46662125 $48416000 $2470411 $2565991
10.Passengertrain-mles 24977967 26647578 1489400 1529126 3861897 3962982 4748612 4834583 10099909 10326691 684490 732831
11. Passengercarryingear-miles ......... 132079287 136777609 6628341 6619624 20354655 20722678 28993091 29079326 55976087 56421628 3491878 3717315
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 237.8 247.7 135.7 147.3 193.6 207.4 182.4 186.8 184.1 192.6 254.3 241.1
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.3450 1.3640 2.3540 2.312% 1.5180 1.467% 1.427% 1.4800 1.5080 1.517% 0.9799 1.084
14. Revenuepertonper road . .3.22 $3.38 $3.19 $3.41 $2.94 $3.04 $2.60 $2.77 $2.78 $2.92 82.49 (2.61
COMMUTATION PAssENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 19.1 18.9 21.3 20.4. 18.5 18.8 20.5 20.3 20.2 20.0 24.7 24.7
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.10 1.98( 1.770 1.72% 2.27% 2.21% 2.21 1.970 2.130 1.97? 1.570 1.58
17-01. Revenue per ger per road . 0.40 0.38 00.38 *0.35 o.042 $0.42 $0.45 o0.40 $0.43 0.39 $0.39 $0.39
AL. OHEaR PASSENGER TcArrIe
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 122.3 121.6 66.7 65.0 128.0 132.6 57.0 56.8 73.0 72.9 155.3 157.5
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.72% 2.78% 3.01# 3.13 3.060 3.160 .3.36 *.3.349 3.20 3.25. 2.830 2.94
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .. (3.33 $3.38 $2.01 $2.04 $3.92 $4.19 01.92 (1.90 $2.34 2.37 $4.39 04.63
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 61.8 63.7 37.7 38.0 57.6 60.4 37.4 37.8 42.2 43.1 152.0 154.,
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.61 2.64 2.56 2.67' 2.90 2.970 3.020 2.964 .90% 2.9 2.82 2.94
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 1.61 1.68 (0.97 *1.02 $1.67 (1.80 $1.13 $1.12 (1.23 $1.21 4.09 .4.54
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 90.9 85.6 127.3 121.6 93.2 92.4 119.0 118.4 110.4 108.9 71.8 67.4
19. Revenue paesenger-miles per car-mile 17.2 16.7 28.6 28.1 17.7 17.7 19.5 19.7 19.9 19.9 14.1 13.3
EASTERN DISTRICT
I1NCUWDIXo SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 195* 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightmservited.............. 60315 60463 36241 36198 44950 44961 53779 53747 27931 27923 126660 126 631
2. Passenger service . ............. 3111 5 31 961 19172 19 716 23 208 24 096 31 325 31 769 16 738 16 977 71 271 72 842
3. Number of revenue tonsearried. . 114714433 93647291 35158418 30024 958 30 775 715 26412856 26749413 22 719 209 17 842 937 15631015 75 368065 64763080
4. Number of revenue tonsearriedonemile (thous) 22 600 846 18822 032 7 602 814 6 668 683 6 669 501 6 028 196 12 0535 083 11052 392 4 642 766 4104 314 23 365 350 21184 902
5.Freightrevenue.. $312330766 #268642234 *102096172 $91871283 *85383388 @78205695 $159 719 867 $140448439 *#65547926 $57468008 #310651181 $276122142
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-. Commutationpassengers*.. ......15370005 14717018 2473226 2166915 1837518 1589053 1856050 1720252 3607 6728 3697175 3316033
6-02. Allotherpassengers .........11343677 11706662 920117 1024698 1036458 1004148 1466623 1411685 430837 465598 2933918 2881431
6-03.Total. ............... 26713682 26423680 3393343 3191613 2 873 976 2593201 3322673 3131937 434 444 472326 6631093 6197464
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commuttion passenger one......mile: 310081492 293820175 29427203 25482779 37100252 31279858 34888039 32033125 56029 108248 72044320 63421231
7-02. Allotherpassengers 853 835 855 879934962 222 926 746 243 677 584 176839790 177626 600 500 570 035 484 687 102 104055524 111975 074 781 465 349 774288 776
7-03. Total . 1163917347 1173755137 252353949 269160363 213940042 208906458 535458074 516720227 104111553 112083322 853509669 837710007
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares* .. #600449 *5800 340 735 056 45435288 705047 $600 061 $584 436 *533 056 $857 $1182 *1290340 11134299
8-02. AD other fares . ..27 167440 28 427 434 95 714 256 66 37 300 73 874 818 13 926 501 (11258480 11352 109 2 538905 2667 854 917672 203 7 946464
8-03. Total .. . 33767889 934227774 16449312 6980 828 4 579865 *4526562 911842916 *11885165 92539762 2 669036 18 962543 .9080 763
9. Passenger service train revenue ./ .49132536 $50981991 1.577941 $12872346 $8925497 $8915032 $22069946 V22319775 15498735 $5709523 $36494178 (36944330
10.Passengertrain-miles 10784399 11059522 3128808 3692168 3 1323552 3381237 6066368 6480054 1866040 2034597 11064760 11895888
11. Passenger carryingear-.iles. 59467965 60138943 16535 954 19030006 13607496 14547272 34488684 34575243 7979188 8686145 56075368 57608660
AVERAGES
F12. Mileperrevenueton perroad197.0 201.0 216.2 222.1 216.7 228.2 450.6 486.5 260.2 262.6 310.0 327.1
13. Revenue per ton-mile... o..h.l......... 1.3820 1.427e 1.343% 1.378% l 1280% 1.297% 1.325% 1.271% 1.4120 1.400% 1.330% 1.303%
14. Revenue per ton per road. ".. ....... *2.72 $2.87 42.90 $3.06 *2.77 $2.96 *5.97 06.18 *3.67 *3-"8$4.12 $4.26

OCouTATIoN PAsCoNeoR TRA M:* ,.
16-01; Reueper passenger-e ... 2.13 1.972.50 253 1.681.6 1 1.09 1.779
17-01. Revenue per passengermlperra. 0.3 $0. 0.39 0.30$0.30 68.3 8038 6.31 0.31 $. $0.18 $0.35 $0.34
A1. OTRevenue pPer pTengrc:
1A ilesepaSsengereperrad .753 75.2 242.3 237. 170.6 176.9. 341.3 4. 21.5 20.5 266.4 268.7
16-02. Revenue per pasenger-mle .p.e.r 3.18% 3,23% 2.56- 2.6o0 2.19% 2.210 2.25% 2.2.4 2.381 f2.260 2.329
17-,02. Revenue per passenger-ler .2.39 $2:43 #6.21 W6i18 $3.74 $391 $7.68 48.04 $5.89 $5.73 66.,0 $6.23

15-03 Milesper passengerperro. o 43.6 44.4 a. 84.3 74.. 80.6 161.9 165.o 39.6 2373. 128.7 135.2
16-03. Revenue per passenr-mnile ... 2.90 2.920 2.56% 2.590 2.14% 2.170 2.21% 2.30% 2.44% 2.38% 2.22% 2.28%
17-0-. Revenue per passenger per road ... $1.26 $1.30 $1.90 02.19 11.59 61.75 $3.56 $3.79 35.85 $5.65 02.86 $3.08
18. Revenue paesenger-miles per train-mile. 107.9 1D6.1 80.7 72.9 68.3 61.7 88.3 71.7 55.8 55.1 77.1 70.4
19. Revenue pawenger-miles per ear-mile 19.6 19.5 15.3 14.1 15.7 14.6 15.5 14.9 13.0 12.9 15.2 14.5
0-Ezoluds te. he returns of the Atlanta and West Point R. RL; Cl1nohfield R. R. and Georgia IR. R. Which filed no reports because of strike.
* Include ns Cntati ond Insultipl Bide
J/ Includes dining and buffet service.










INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from u1 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 126 steam railways i
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH KAY 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice .# ......... .... 223 257 223 310 6 180 6282 23 493 23510 22 572 22598 52 245 52 390 8 085 8063
2. Passengerservice# ........... 121704 125418 3 848 4146 11302 11600 11485 11591 26635 27337 4511 4701
3. Number of revenue tons carried ..... .. 977 068 823 885803594 28 520033 27 179 160 169 591 529 155 191 527 214 721 432 192 905 762 412 832 994 375276449 90 237 856 73221851
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile(thous) 242337399 219141234 3990580 3890234 33807793 31003648 38459429 34134724 76257802 69028606 23077597 17681767
8. Freight revenue ............... 3338 491928 $3 159 119090 (90909212 $89 784 801 1519 159612 $490030995 $577 295 961 $540 381 866 $1187 364 785 $1 120197 662 (234828766 (197489 948
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers'. . 106071173 105 888 602 16 192099 15 805 150 19 817607 20165 918 40 382 217 40 989396 76 391 923 76 960464 40 086 39 759
6-02. All other passengers . . 72660813 75199448 9014966 9755 769 10815717 10916529 352419856 33 729 860 52 250 539 54402 158 1560 936 1664 846
6-03. Total . . . 178731986 181088050 25207065 25560919 30633324 31082447 72802073 74719256 128 642 462 131362622 1601022 1704605
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers*. ..... 2026053840 1990351574 341461812 320796515 374011489 375006887 821096838 827363089 1536570139 1523166491 988234 1025385
7-02. Allotherpassengers . . 9123802743 9447660160 614481164 638 038 991 1446 848 307 1479434586 192022 5301 2011484816 3981494772 4128958393 233 961766 248467649
7-03. Total . . . 1114985658311438011734 55882976 958835506 1 820859796 1544414732741.322139 2638847905 5 518064911 5652124884 234 950000 249493034
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares' . .. $42 533 064 $39 566 971 $6 021 946 5 523 299 $8 647085 IS 390 439 18 161743 16 295 215 632 830 774 6 30208 953 ( 15 677 $14 789
8-02.Allotherfares . . 251754990 1265926345 18569775 (19867213 (44289163 #46683376 965132140 #68117184 #127991078 (134667773 $6765522 2 7345584
8-03. Total . . . 1294288054 1305 493316 4 591721 625390512 952 936248 955073815 183293883 984412399 1160821852 $164876726 $6781199 17360373
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue .I/ ...... $486201940 $519744211 $33 182665 634830201 $83971-774 $92372488 (116859668 $121676183 $234014107 $248878872 $218352724 $13402260
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 124 026 764 132 432 347 7 348 636 7 676 896 18 957 891 19 705 627 23 425090 23 990239 49 731 61-7 51 372 762 3 395 459 3 583232
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 655366224 690 651095 33 300075 33 973384 101084554 104280319 141138021 145403096 275 522650 283656799 17 521979 187154-99
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 248.0 247.4 139.9 143.1 199.3 199.8 179.1 177.0 184.7 183.9 255.7 241.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.378 1.44 2.2780 2.308 1.5369 1.5810 1.501% 1.5830 1.5570 1.623% 1.0180 1.117%
14. Revenue per ton per road $3.42 63.57 $3.19 $3.30 (3.06 $3.16 $2.69 $2.80 $2.88 $2.98 $2.60 $2.70
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 19.1 18.8 21.1 20.3 18.9 18.6 20.3 20.2 20.1 19.8 24.7 25.8
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.10 1.990 1.760 1.720 2.31% 2.240 2.21% 1.97% 2.14i 1.980 1.590 1.44,
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.40 (0.37 60.37 $0.35 0t.44 60.42 $0.45 o0.40 o0.43 60.39 60.39 $0.37
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 12.6 125.6 68.2 65.4 133.8 135.5 59.2 59.6 76.2 75.9 149.9 149.2
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.7 2.81 3.02 3.11 3.06 3.16 3.39# 3.39 3.21 3.26 2.89 2.96
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road. .. 3.46 63.54 2.06 $2.04 $4.09 (4.28 $2.01 (2.02 $2.45 $2.48 4.33 $4.41
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 62.4 63.2 37.9 37.5 59.4 59.7 37.7 38.0 42.9 43.0 146.8 146.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . .2.64 2.67 2.57 2.65% 2.91% 2.97% 3.04% 2.970 2.91% 2.92% 2.890 2.950
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 1.65 (1.69 60.98 $0.99 $1.73 $1.77 $1.14 $1.13 $1.25 $1.26 $4.24 $4.32
18. Revenue passenger-miles per tramn-mile. 89.9 86.4 130.1 124.9 96.0 94.1 117.0 118.3 111.0 110.0 69.2 69.6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.0 16.6 28.7 28.2 18.0 17.8 19.4 19.5 20.0 19.9 13.4 13.3
EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM INCLOIING SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service .#.. . . . 60330 60453 36246 36221 44957 44961 53791 53751 27933 27924 126681 126636
2. Passengerservice # . . . 31146 32038 19250 20003 23208 24223 31357 31951 16 743 17203 71308 73 377
3. Number of revenue tons carried. . .... 503070850 448498300 163360130 154882873 99540489 89070725 126207304 11298856 84890050 80563128 310637843 282 422421
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 99 335399 86 710373 35584387 33490798 27856037 25 510 411 56 731 061 51 929 212 22830515 281500440 107 417613 98940063
5. Freight revenue. . . . ...1 422 193 551 1 317 687 610 $480 896 7328 476 406 348 $370079183 $350 392175 #752 766 429 1713 519548 (312 556 033 (301113 409 1 435 401 645 $1 365 025132
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers. . 76432009 77000223 11454600 11253231 8999783 8528307 9163332 9067087 21449 39754 18184564 17635148
6-02. All otherpassengers . . 53811475 56067004 4999751 5493063 4872850 4766542 6960316 6727247 2016421 2145592 13849587 .13639381
6-03. Total . . . 130243484 133067227 16454351 16746294 13872633 13294849 16123648 15794334 2037870 2185346 32034151 31274-529
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers' ...... 1537558373 1524191876 137550521 131812447 177929406 165363430 172675215 168350093 340325 633788 350944946 334347251
7-02. Allotherpassengers . . 4215456538 4377426042 13033087571434555930 797818506 801608231 23038754712291696849 503343471 5423731068 3605037448 3635678188
7-03. Total .. ........ .. 5753014911 5901617918 14408592781566368377 975747912 966 971 661 2 476 550 686 2 460 046 948 503683796 543006836 3955982394 3970025439
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commutation fares" ......... $328846451 $30223742 $3406705 $3338133 (3417799 3 210227 $2857592 $2787899 $4517 66970 $6279908 66005096
8-02. Allotherfares. . . ...... 134756 600 (142 013 357 34941099 638667368 17 498874 17 915868 52 186523 54 046 892 12371894 13282 860 (82057291 85-245.620
8-03. Total ............... 167603051 172 237099 038347804 48005501 20916673 21126095 155044115 156834791 112376411 13289830 (88337199 91250716
9. Passenger service train revenue .I/....... 246366831 6262281132 6 67048003 $75076724 $41633035 $43097180 $104003325 $109841898 $27150746 (39447277 $172787106 6182386355
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 53127076 54 955994 16919380 19 444183 15359710 16 441 548 29450824 31 596 798 9169774 9993824 53 980308 58 0382170
11.Passenger carryingcar-miles ...... 293044629 302372298 97958884 111057175 64446651 66416680 160511941 168001718 39404719 42803224 264363311 277221622
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 197.5 193.3 217.8 216.2 279.8 286.4 449.5 459.6 268.9 267.5 345.8 350.3
13. Revenue per ton-mile ... 1.432% 1.5200 1.3510 1.422% 1.3290 1.374% 1.327 1.3740 1.369% 1.400% 1.336% 1.3800
14. Revenue per ton per road . 2.83 $2.94 (2.94 $3.08 $3.72 $3.93 $5.96 $6.31 $3.68 $3.75 $4.62 $4.63
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 20.1 19.8 12.0 11.7 19.8 19.4 18.8 18.6 15.9 15.9 19.3 .19.0
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.14 1.98 2.48 2.53 1.92% 1.940 1.651 1.66f 1.33% 1.101 1.79 1.10O
17-01. Revenue per per road . 0.43 0.39 $0.30 $0.30 60.38 $0.38 40.31 $0.31 $0.21 60.18 60.35 (0.34
AIL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 78.3 78.1 260.7 261.2 163.7 168.2 331.0 340.7 249.6 252.8 260.3 266.6
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .. 3.20% 3.24% 2.680 2.70% 2.19% 2.23% 2.27? 2.36% 2.46% 2.45% 2.28% 2.34%
17-02. Revenueper passenger per road 2.50 62.53 $6.99 $?.04 $3.59 $3.76 (7.50 68.03 66.14 $6.19 (5.92 $6.25
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03.Milesper passenger perroad . 44.2 44.4 87.6 93.5 70.i 72.7 153.6 155.8 247.2 248.5 123.5 126.9
16-03. Revenue perpassengeramile . 2.91 2.922 2.66: 2.680 2.14 2.18 2.22 2.310 2.460 2.45 2.23 2.30
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 1.29 1.29 $2.33 $2.51 $1.51 $1.59 $3.41 $3.60 $6.07 6.08 2.76 $2.92
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile 108.3 107.4 85.2 80.6 63.5 58.8 84.1 ??7.9 54.9 54.3 73.3 68.4
19. Revenuepassenger-miles per car-mile 19 19.5 14.7 14.1 15.1 14.6 15.4 14.6 12.8 12.7 15.0 14.3


SExcludes the return of the Atlanta andri West Polnt R. .; Clmnch.melA Im wn nt .elo o 1 R. which filed no reports because of strike.
Represents an average of the mileage reported at the coe o eac eon t
Includes Comeastat on and Multiple Blde
J/ Includes dining and buffet service.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1955 O 360310(2)


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31262088550214 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
JUNE 1955


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice . . . .. 2397 224 135 6180 6281 2349C 2351. 22 56 22598 52236 52390 8076 8071
2. Passenger service . . ... 121396 124864 3844 4146 11 35 9 11657 11 27. 11 523 26481 27 326 4 515 4 692
3. Number of revenue tons carried......... 236 572337 207 420387 5744 947 5227960 40139 193 34433 856 51840663 44412 99 97724803 84074 812 21069238 16999589
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile(thous) 53364826 46189333 780456 693749 7261694 6052 624 8744634 7273901 16786784 14080 274 5 895706 4063 360
5. Freight revenue.. . . . 741260597 $666470734 L1.8864951 616912660 $110951890 6100013784 $129104645 $111770647 $858921,486 (928697091 051 864501 $42238805
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers' ...... 19541071 80859675 2924034 3048539 3778929 3910676 7385568 7990919 14022551 14950134 8852 7109
6-02. Allother passengers .. . 16185716 16848884 1968026 2066085 2331840 2328328 7086945 7611443 11386813 12005796 351378 345559
6-03. Total . . . 35726787 37708559 4892062 5114564 6104769 6239004 14412513 15602362 25 409344 26955930 359636 352 668
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers'. .... 374 874484 400072260 62885168 63 984456 69043262 74615377 15086346 165 298898 882552776 303898731 201 419 166401
7-02. Allotherpassengers . .. .218619132288 2242282642 1368672873 140552665 314827555 324292689 400458962 425113214 8 52 1,53 790 b89 58568 54934227 53085462
7-03. Total . . . 2561065806 2648354902 199750441 2045371821 383870817 398908066 551085308 5904182112 1134706566 1193857299 55135646 532851863
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares*. . . $8042919 $7981337 $1147881 $1107384 L609937 61680921 $3344824 5250138 66102642 $6038443 $3200 28866-
8-02. Allother fares . . .... 58914202 1301335 4159586 4403753 t10189355 10900559 913619583 914186 332 V7 968524 929490644 91638794 11536734
8-03. Total . . ..... 66957181 9 282 672 (5307467 65511 137 .11799292 $12581480 116964407 617436 470 4071166 135 529087 11641994 61539600
9.Passenger service train revenue./. . $107200362 *.10 967 227 $7145722 $7469880 2 '18547653, $19713088 823446500 $24360658 $49139875 $51543566 $2726 923 $2691259
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 24893962 26394012 1509694 1564412 3790806 3 918907 4648204 4753093 9948704 10236412 670 177 706463
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 134415607 139653388 6952386 6843700 20261753 21075128 27781899 28423970 54936038 56342798 3478887 3539252
AVERAGES
FRsmoGH TRAFrsc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 225.6 222.7 135.9 132.7 180.9 175.8 168.7 163.8 171.8 166.8 251.3 239.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile ............ 1.3890 1.443o 2.4170 2.4380 1.5289 1.6520 1.476o 1.5370 1.5420 1.631V 0.979% 1.0400
14. Revenue per ton per.road ........ 3.13 $3.21 $3.28 $3.24 12.76 $2.90 (2.49 2.52 $2.65 $2.72 $2.46 $2.46
CoMMUTATro PASSENGER TRAFFIC:"
15-01. Milesperpassenger per road. . 19.2 19.2 21.5 21.0 18.3 19.1 20.6 20.7 20.1 20.3 24.4 23.4
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.150 1.99o 1.830 1.739 2.33o 2.250 2.22o 1.97% 2.16% 1,990 1.59 1 720
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . $0.41 $0.38 $0.39 0.36 0.43. $0.43 0.46 0.41 (0.44 (0.40 0.390.40
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAmIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 135.1 133.1 69.5 68.0 135.0 139.3 56.5 55.9 74.8 74.1 156.3 153.6
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile. .. . 2.69% 2.730 3.04 3.13 3.24% 3.360 3.40% 3.340 3.28% 3.31% 2.98 2.890
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road 3.64 63.64 $2.11 62.13 64.37 64.68 $1.92 $1.86 $2.46 $2.46 $4.66 $4.45
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC;
15-03. Miles per passenger perroad . 71.7 70.1 40.8 40.0 62.9 63.9 38.2 37.8 44.7 44.3 153.3 151.0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.610 2.620 2.66% 2.690 3.079 3.15% 3.08% 2.95% 3.00% 2.98% 2.98% 2.890
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.87 $1.84 $1.08 $1.08 $1.93 $2.02 $1.18 $1.12 $1.34 $1.32 $4.57 $4.37
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 102.9 100.1 132.3 130.7 101.3 101.8 118.6 124.2 114.1 116.6 82.3 75.4
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 19.1 18.9 28.7 29.9 18.9 18.9 19.9 20.8 20.7 21.2 15.8 15.0
EASTERN DISTRICT
ITCM IODINmG SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION_________ _________ _________ _________ __________
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service .............. 60312 60461 37 029 37058 44953 4496 53 741 53738 27940 27915 126634 126616
2. Passenger service .......... 30996 32018 19519 19944 283035 24096 31414 31858 16432 16948 70881 728902
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 118794041 101074401 36911308 32884335 335828Z6 30020171 2871089S 26338263 18633263 17109217 80866986 73461651
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous). 82088490 18083634 7365830 6518162 6940130 6310531 12233104 10997032 4742708 4280174 23915 942 21587537
5. Freightrevenue . . . $310785987 $270935 P, 96 6101326975 $934625314' 91186501 $85884134 $1718879601568275584 $66073174 $60518806 $ 329147 635 $ 302072524
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers'. ....... 14030789 14957243 2090669 22888356 1705997 1783661, 1712136 1829785 1480 6630' 3419613 3620076
6-02.Allother passengers . . 11738191 12351355 1095546 1139741 1260515 1843812 1645681 1616 465 445783 496 111 3351979 3357788
6-03. Total . . . ... 25768980 27308598 3186815 3422097 2966512 3026873 3357 817 3448250 447263 502741 6771 598 6977864
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers.*. ....... 282754195 304065132 827351353 26942237 32962108 35079483 31789259 33874550 17569 110858 64768936 69064891
7-02. Allother passengers . . 907088017 943044030 26676676472 27367114 2376200826 241560616 648066554 659026735 116740253 124980116 1002426633 1025567467
7-03. Total . . . .. 1189842212 1247109 162 304027825 300613 382 270588134 276640099 679855813 692901.285 1167576828 125090974 1067195769 1094632358
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares' .. ..... 66105842 6 041 309 $708168 685825 $652884 $685891 $575617 $567075 $408 $1237 $1828909 $1254203
8-02.Allotherfares. .......... .. 960731 31087378 106647 7064579 5 85692 $5423116 14124883 (146999035 2819089 63086359 622800237 823209378
8-03. Total .............. .35713160 37068687 _$781481 5 17750404 65909809 6 109 007 94 699 840 15 266 978 $2819497 63087596 23429146 24463581
9. Passenger service train revenue A/ ..... $51866798 $54234825 $13065,759 1.309309 104638240 $10767984 $26044821 $26781978 $ 5759744 6090191 $42267805 643640093
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 10618881 10948675 3396614 3611487 30582508 3325204 6018040 6550491 1807919 1963955 10878467 11839650
11. Passengercarryingear-miles ......... 58414925 59882050 18361766 18066033 144o6703S0 15425803 35o078576 37175486 8093310 8564014 57638916, 61 165305
AVERAGES
FRteHTrr TRAFFIc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 185.9 178.9 199.6 198.2 ,207.0 210.2 426.1 417.6 254.5 250.2 295.7 293.9
13. Revenue per ton-mile .. 1.4071 1.4980 1.3760 1.4340 1.3140 1.3520 1.4050 1.4212 1.3930 1.4140 1.376% 1.3990
14. Revenue per ton per road. 2.62 $2.68 $2.75 2.84 (2.72 62.84 65.99 $5.93 3.55 13.54 $4.07 $4.11
ComMaUrrAio PASSENGERo TnAAc:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 20.2 20.3 ..13.1 11.8 19.3 19.7 18.6 18.5 11.9 16.7 18.9 19.1
16-01. Revenue perpassenger-mile 2.16 1.990 .2.59% 2.550 1.98 1.963 1.813 1.670 2.320 1.129 1.90. 61.82
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road .. 0.44 0.40 00.34 (0.30 0.38 $0.38 $0.34 (0.31 $0.28 0.19 10.36 10.35
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 77.3 76.4 252.5 240.1 180.5 194.3 393.8 407.2 261.9 251.9 299.1 305.4
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 3.26 3.29 2.57 2.582 2.21% 2.2% 2.18 2.230 2.410 2.47% 2.21% 2.260
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .. 2.52 $2.51 $6.49 $6.20 $4.17 a4.36 68.58 $9.08 $6.32 $6.22 66.62 $6.91
ToTAL. PASSENGE TRAFFIc:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 46.2 45.7 95.4 87.8 91.2 91.4 202.5 200.9 261.0 248.8 157.6 156.9
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile 3.000 2.97% 2.570 2.58 2..182 2.21o 2.16o 2.20 2.41 2.470 2.200 2.23
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road ... 1.39 1.36 02.45 $2.26 61.99 $2.02 $4.38 $4.43 66.30 $6.14 63.46 $3.51
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 112.0 114.0 89.5 83.2 88.6 83.82 113.0 105.8 64.6 63.7 98.1 92.5
19. Revenuepassenger-miles per car-mile 20.4 20.8 16.6 16.2 18.7 17.9 19.4 18.6 14.4 14.6 18.5 17.9


* Includes Coamtation manlMultiple Mide
./ Includes dining and buffet service.









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED %TH JUNE 1955 AND 1954

UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightserviced#....... ......224085 224163 6180 6282 23493 23510 22572 22 598 52245 52390 808 8065
2. Passengerservicee .#. . . 12171.7 125789 3848 4146 11311 11609 11429 11579 26588 27334 4512 4700
3. Number of revenue tons carried......... 1220585589 1 101 980 322 344264980 32407120 209734121 189625383 266593822 237318758 510592923 459 351 261 111 307 094 90221440
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedoneimile(thous) 296600768 266 414 805 4 771036 4 583 983 41 069 932 370568272 47 204 063 41 408 625 93045 031 83048 880 283 73 302 21 745 127
5. Freightrevenue ...............$4099 582001 3 639 670609 $ 109774163 $106697461 $630111502 $590044779 $706400606 $652152513 $1446 286 271 IL 348894753 (286693267 $239728753
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6.N-0.Commutationpassengers ....... 125612244 126748277 19116133 18853689 23590536 24076594 47707785 48 980315 90414454 91910598 48344 46868
6-02. Allotherpassengers. 8.........8 910 209 92161 815 10982 994 11 821794 13 147 557 13244 857 39 506 801 41341303 63 637 352 66407 954 1 912 314 2010405
6-03. Total . ................ 214 522453 218 910092 30099127 30675483 36738093 37321451 87214586 90321618 154051.806 158318552 1960658 2057273
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers. .one le. 2 400 928 324 2 390423 834 404 344 980 384 780971 443 054 751 449 622 264 971723184 992 661987 1 819 122 915 1 827065222 1 189653 1191786
7-02.Allotherpassengers..........1131886232311705810298 751288437 778591656 17616758621 803727275 2 320684 263 243659803 4833648562 501891696 288895993 301553111
7-03. Total ...............1371979064714096234132 11556354171163372627 2204730613 22533495393292407447 3429260017 6652771477 6845982183 290085646 302744897
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares'.. . . 50 575 983 $47 548308 $7 169 827 $6 630683 610 257 022 10071360 $21 506 567 19 545 35 $38 933 416 $36 247 396 $18 877 $17 655
02 Allotherfares ............ 310906799 327679254 227293 561 24270966 854478 518 57583861 .78 751.723 .82303515 (155 959602 ,164158342 98404316 886 318
8-03. Total . . . 361 482 782 375227562 $29 899188 (30901649 64 735 540 67 655221 $100 258290 01848868 194893018 00405738 8 423193 8 899973
9. Passenger service train revenue I/ $ 594 115722 $631 721219 $40 328387 $42 00 021 L 02 517 542 41.12 085 502 $140 306 168 &L46 036 841 $283 152097 $300422 364 $15 079 647 $16 093519
10. Passengertrain-miles . .. 149092624 159120449 8858330 9241308 22748697 23624534 28073294 28743332 59680321 61609174 4065636 4289695
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 790 598 246 831 812742 40 252 401 40 817084 121 346 307 125 355 447 168859920 173 827066 330458708 339999597 21000866 22254751
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 243.0 241.8 139.2 141.4 195.8 195.4 177.1 174.5 182.2 180.8 254.9 241.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.3790 1.4410 2.3010 2.328% 1.534 1.592% 1.496% 1.5750 1.554% 1.624% 1.0100 1.1020
14. Revenue per ton per road . . 3.35 $3.48 $3.20 $3.29 $3.00 $3.11 $2.65 $2.75 $2.83 $2.94 $2.58 $2.66
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01.Milesperpassengerperroad. . 19.1 18.9 21.2 20.4 18.8 18. 20.4 20.3 20.1 19.9 24.6 25.4
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.11 1.990 1.77% 1.72% 2.32% 2.24% 2.21% 1.970 2.14# 1.980 1.590 1.480
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . $0.40 0.38 $0.38 $0.35 $0.43 $0.42 60.45 60.40 60.43 $0.39 60.39 60.38
ALL OrTHER PASENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger perroad . 127.3 127.0 68.4 65.9 134.0 136.2 58.7 58.9 76.0 75.6 151.1 150.0
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.750 2.80% 3.03% 3.12% 3.09% 3.190 3.39% 3.380 3.23% 3.270 2.91% 2.950
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.50 $3.56 $2.07 $2.05 $4.14 $4.35 $1.99 $1.99 $2.45 $2.47 $4.39 $4.42
15-03. Miles per passenger per road .. 64.0 64.4 38.4 37.9 60.0 60.4 37.8 38.0 43.2 43.2 148.0 147.2
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.63% 2.66% 2.59% 2.66% 2.940 3.00% 3.050 2.97 2 2.93 2.93% 2.90% 2.94
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. 61.69 61.71 $0.99 $1.01 $1.76 $1.81 $1.15 $1.13 $1.27 $1.27 $4.30 $4.33
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 92.0 88.6 130.5 125.9 96.9 95.4 117.3 119.3 111.5 111.1 71.4 70.6
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.4 16.9 28.7 28.5 18.2 18.0 19.5 19.7 20.1 20.1 13.8 13.6
EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service # .................. 60 328 60 4bD 37083 37 077 44 958 44 961 53782 53 748 27 934 27 922 126 674 126 631
2. Passenger service .#. .................... 31100 32034 19584 20463 23179 24201 31367 31935 16487 17156 71033 73292
3. Number of revenue tons carried ..... .. 621 900017 549572701 207180741 196364005 133063315 119090896 154918203 139320831 103523313 97 631 889 391504831 356043616
4. Numberof revenuetons earriedonemile(thous) 121 418 334 104 794 007 43 848 879 41093 198 34 796 167 31 820742 68 964165 62 926244 27 573223 25 780614 13133355 5 120 527 600
5. Freight revenue. ................ 1 732 979 538 1 588 623 506 $ 593 053 183 $583 949 447 $461 265 684 t35 676 309 (924654 389 $869 795 132 378 629207 361 626 215 $1764549 280 $1667 097 656
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers'. . 90462 798 91 957466 13 545 269 13 535 587 10 705 780 10311 968 10 875 468 10 896 872 22 929 46 384 21 604177 21255 224
6-02. All other passengers ......... 65 549 666 68418359 6 158 977 6 746 287 6 133 365 6 009 754 8 605 997 8 345 712 2 462 204 2 641 703 17 201 566 16 997169
6-03. Total ... . . 156 012 464 160375 825 19 704246 20281 874 16 839145 .16 321 722 19 481 465 19242584 2 485 133 2 688087 386805 743 38252 393
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers'. . ... 1620312568 1 628257008 164901874 158 754684 210891514 200442913 204464474 202224643 357894 744586 415 713 882 403412142
7-02. All other passengers . . 5122544555 5320470072 158885348717240945711035438532 1043168847 2 951942025 2950 723584 620083724 667353224 4 607 464 281 4661245 655
7-03. Total . . . 6942857123 7148 727 080 17537553611 8828492551246330046 1243611760 3156 406 499 3152948227 620441618 668097810 5023178163 5064657797
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares'. . .... $38952293 56 265 051 #4114 873 $4023950 $4 070683 $3896118 $3433209 $3354 974 $4925 $8207 $7508817 47259299
8-02. All other fares . . 1. 64 363 918 173040660 42 285353 $46183596 22755799 $23338984 666310746 686746795 615 190 983 116 369 219 6104 257 528 6108454 998
8-03. Total . . . ... 203 316 211 1209 305 711 46400 226 150207554 26 826 482 $27235 102 169 743 955 72 101769 115 195 908 816 377426 $111 766345 $115 714297
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue I/. . $298231 744 $31651558a3 $80829140 $89 178888 52 096 202 53865104 L30048146 .L36623876 532910490 $35537468 $215054838 $226026448
10. Passengertrain-miles . . . 63745957 65898869 20487892 23349760 18412218 19766752 35468864 38147289 10977693 11957779 64858775 69871 820
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 351 459574 362254 348 117 136445 131-171467 78 913 681 81 842 483 195 590 517 205177206 47 498029 51367238 322 002 227 338 386 927
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 195.2 190.7 211.6 209.3 261.5 267.2 445.2 451.7 266.3, 264.1 335. 338.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile ........... 1.427 1.5160 1.3520 1.4210 1.3260 1.3690 1.341# 1.382% 1.372 1.47030 1.344 1.383%
14. Revenue per ton per road. . ..... $2.79 $2.89 $2.86 $2.97 $3.47 $3.66 $5.97 $6.24 $3.66 #3.70 $4.51 $4.68
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 20.1 19.9 12.2 11.7 19.7 19.4 18.8 18.6 15.6 16.1 19.2 19.0
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.14# 1.98% 2.500 2.53% 1.93% 1.94% 1.680 1.66% 1.38% 1.10% 1.81% 1.800
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . $0.43 $0.39 $0.30 60.30 $0.30 $0.38 $0.32 (0.31 60.21 (0.18 60.35 60.34
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 78.1 77.8 258.0 255.6 168.8 173.6 343.0 353.6 251.8 252.6 267.9 274.2
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 3.21 3.25# 2.66% 2.68% 2.20% 2.24# 2.25% 2.33% 2.45% 2.45% 2.26% 2.33%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 2.51 $2.53 $6.87 $6.85 $3.71 $3.88 $7.71 $8.24 $6.17 $6.20 $6.06 $6.38
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 44.5 44.6 89.0 92.8 74.0 76.2 162.0 163.9 249.7 248.5 129.4 132.4
16-03. Revenueperpassenger-mile . 2.93 2.93 2.65 2.67% 2.150 2.19 2.21% 2.29% 2.45% 2.45% 2.23% 2.28w
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.30 61.31 $2.35 $2.48 $1.59 $1.67 $3.58 $3.75 $6.11 $6.09 $2.88 $3.03
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 108.9 108.5 85.6 80.6 67.7 62.9 89.0 82.7 56.5 55.9 77.4 72.5
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile .. 19.8 19.7 15.0 14.4 15.8 15.2 16.1 15.4 13.1 13.0 15.6 15.0


htepresents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
Includes CoMMutation and Multiple Ride
Includes dining and buffet service.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1955 0 360310(3)


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

lllllllllillllllllllllllllllllll -NTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08855 0362 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
JULY 1955


FOR ITH MENOITfp JULU 1955 APD 1954


UNIV. OF FL LIU.






U.S. :.ErO-1TOry
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UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954' 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month: 6 20 2349 23 5 11 22 56 6 2 59 8 52 3 6 52 38 9876 889
1. Freihtservie. ............... 223976 2411B 6180 628,0 23490 23511 2 566 598 5 36 38 9 8076 8089
2. Psseperservice .. ........... 121186 184686 3844 4146 11359 11657 117,a 11523 26481 Z 87326 4412 4669
3 Number of revenueIow .carried 215625245 192599 805 5225635 .4587944 35172040 30887995 46802313 39143792 8o559986 74619731 18788504 14518508
4 Numbwofre.enueionsameedor,meulellh,... 52 102 569 45056558 747298 642445 7038300 889950. .'874027 7055987 16 525 89b 13597935 4778742 3356295
5. Freighire enue 711587817 '$6409486.10 $18 625 71 4 1 319 450 106055330 94014 225 ,127 351 862 $109355 386 $252 032 906 $218689069 o 68612 357 636966 839
6. Number of revenue passengers e arled.' 3
6.-01Co mmutNioerren egersri. 18358934 18781442 2710282 2745920 3393205 3 545 6863 7 032 134 7232709 131356821 13524512 7457 6519
2. AllotherDanger ... 17585286 18453504 'Z Z35861 2196307 2575872 258278..3 7555211 8042189 12166944 12821279 397591 401177
6 Towal .. 359442280 37234946 4746143 4948227 5969077 6186666 14587345 15 274 898 253028565 26-345791 405048 407696
7. r-1 Cofrnuearpr.gersriE eile: 361198350 364870932 60392687 58508570 65197662 68955745 148790311 152356015 274380660 279820330 184567 151154
7-02 Allotherpasengers 2438184871 2512664799 149454 0 0 160690962 361809766 367705 132 4'43085895 455788801 953749751 984178895 61806045 58935558
7-3 Total 2793,388021 2877535731 209 846777 21919953E 486407428 436660877 591876206 608138816 1828130411 1863999225 61390612 59086706
8. Pamengremutionfres*......... $7715443 $7281560 $1085897 $017696 $1550561 $1554251 3292741 03976660 $5929199 $5548607 $a871 $2585
2. Allother are ............$62269788 $65179720 $4515386 14957674 *10147032 106812285 14631056 C14836240 $29293473 $50475 139 1635885 8L.b667282
-02 To.t. ..... : ... ..... $69985231 $72461280 $5601883 $5975 370 .11697 592 $12235476 17923797 $17812900 352226728 36023746 61638756 .669867
9 Pasangers rnicetr irrevervueJ/ ...... .$107 833259 $110144790 07355719 $7630178 118537483 $18376481 $23494895 $283759663 $49388097 $497663228 $2739806 $2633843
10 Passengertr-..-mule" 25866951 27421934 1585946 1688536 3929758 4015996 4745271 4904740 10260975 10609272 689084 733442
11 Passengercarrgr-mles ...... 145238463 150912 987 7325442 763885 21E517784 22142F83 '8946681 29366791 57789907 59.147759 3734936 3777839
AVERAGES
12. NMilper revenue ton per road . 21.6 23.9 143.0 140.0 200.1 191.0 189.2 180.3 190.8 182.2 254.3 231.2
J3 Revenue per ion-mile . 1.366 1.427 2.492 2.3850 1.5070 1,594 1.457 -. .1.550q 1.3250 1.6084 1.017% 1.1020
14 Reveueeperlor.perroa . 3.30 3.34. .56 $3.34 $3.02 $.04 $L276 $2.79 $2.91 $2.93 $2.59 $2.55
ComuinarTIO PSsaNOiK TmAr "
1b-01 Mile per pasemngr perroad. . 19.7 19.4 22.3 21.3 19.2 ,19.4 21.2 21.1 20.9 20.7 24.8 23.2
16-01 Bevenue per psaenger-.ude 2.14 2.00. 1.800 1.7 2.38f 2.25d 2.21W 1.95 2.16 1.98% 1.56 1.71
17-01 Revenue per ger per road. . 0.42 $0.39 $0.40 00.37 $0,,46 $0.44 $0.47 t0.41 $0.45 o.41 0o.39 10.40
ALL OmHE.R PAES&NGIE T5.A5r1eh
15-02. MeIenperp engerperoad. .. 138.3 136.2 73.4 73.2 140.2 142.4 58.6 56"7 78.4 76.8 153. 146.9
16-02. Revenue per paenger-mile . 2.560 2.590 3.02% 3.090% 2.80 2.900 3.30 3.26f 3.070 3-10% t2670 2-830
17-02. Revenue perpassewnger per road. 9.54 3.53 $2.22 $2.26 13.94 04.14 $1,94 $ 1.814 2.41 $2.38 $4.11 $4.16
3. epersengerperoad. . 77.7 77.3 44.2 44.4 ,71.4 71.2 40.6 39.8 48.5 48.0 151.6 144.9
1-03 ,Revenueper passengtile 2.51. 2.52% 2.67 2.73% 2.74. 2.802 3.03 2.93% 2.87% 2.85% 2.67% 2.83
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road. 1.95 $1.95 $1.18 $X.21 $1.96 $2.00 $1.23 $1.17 $1.39 $1.37 $4.05 4w'.10
18. Revenue passenger-milerpertrain-mile.. 108.0 104.9 132.3 129.8 108.5 108.7 124.7 124.0 119.7 119.1 89.1 80.6
19. Revenue passenger-iles per car-mile .. 19.2 19.1 28.6 28.7 19.8 19.7 20.4 20.7 21.3 21.4 16.4 15.6
EASTERN DISTRICT '
SOIn CLOI A, SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION ______..________ .._________
S d _11955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
MNIie of r..:d op.ratled at close of month:
1. Freigrai.r..... .......... .6031_ 60478 37029 37034 44954 44963 53741 53737 27940 27906 12663 126606
2. Paasengerner',e. .... ..... :. 30893 31995 .194586 19948 23035 24042' 31414 31783 163'2'8 16948 70777 72743
3 Number Aof r nue rr e carried 105, 388492 89138239 3214043 9 30693083 32929695 29340290 24689590 826196503 18270717 17231690 78096314 72768403
4 Numberofrefer,.ueonsermedoren,.lt.lho.)| 21304637 16954230 7149540 68276109 6720863 632077 115712 744 11150461 479785 4354987 2364392 21826219
5 Freightre..r.ie. .. 300645263 $ 2556075 908 $9410985 $87068649 $87 222547 $83981636 $1.64125703 4156504 675 $644 44$46 259717242 $516832 696 $300203553
6 Number of reicrnu raseeriger curnjied
-Iu (mmur.nutonpaaseoger. 13143078 13531031 2011635 2095874 1671087 1514165 .1532458 a,1633970 676 6402 3204221. 3154537
6-02. Alioiherr poengers 1564535 13222456 1. 2778632 1337191 1497101 1530355 .1751869 1814463 493149 549039 3742119 3893857
6-03 Totl 25707613 26753487 3290267 3433065 3168188 3044 580 3;84327 3448416 3 493825 555441 6946340 7048394
7 Numrnber of rever,ue pae[A ugers carried one eril
7-01 Commutationpasiengers" 274565227 279971484 24395951 ,24476419 32981947 29882579 89 250 465 3049124' 6760 105112 622391728 0423089
7-4:12 Aloltrerpastmngers 1014955796 1 043 114 447 316 146042 319155231 868786169 290534266 7063Q0'059 723260968 125989205 1369 999887 1101082433 1150395121
7- Total -1289521023 1323085931 340539 993 343631650 301768 13,6 320360059 735557524 73 "753092 125995 965 136704 999 1163321 605 1 210818 150
i Pam enger reen e
-i.l. CormmuLationi lrm'5 5932070 $5551192 610269 $630677 542964 (5866665 0530056 111844 $8 4 $11828 1173104 51099691
6-f42. All ohtrfr a 30989358 3242481 7885089 (7972345 52458836 (5994059 $14901270 (15733316 831018295 r3s7579 83455401 (25064954
S-0. Trolal ., 3686142. 137693613 8498298 88603022 76095800 $6580724 ,15431326 $16245160 31b137, 0 353B761 24628505 8261646465
9 Pasmengerer% ice rUr.9r.er.ue / ... $52127903 $52400165 $13227401 $13660491 $10523774 011209006 $26085763 $26%16429 $5928418 $6058699 $42477955 $44084134
10 Pasengertrain-.rruLes . 10950059 11342 714 3469670 3733638 32081872 3528420 6357 695 6818124 1881 400 1999058 11447 222 12 345 582
II Paengerccw-rLngrcar-nr.ies .... .. 61524843 62925598 19583536 20218072 16417260 17870570 39003648 40753472 8709176 9151275 64130084 67775317
AVERAGES
FamjoBrr T Trxmc:
12 Mul esper revenue ton perroad .02.2 190.2 222.4 204.5 204.1 215.4 452.0 423.6 261.1 252.7 302.8 299.9
13. Rvenueperton-mle. ; 1.411d 1.508 1.3163 6.38 f.298$ 1.329% 1.350 1.o044 1.373 .: ;1.371 1.3400 1,375%
14. Rev oue per ton per road . 2.85 82.87 62.93 2.84 2.65 62.86 16.10 $5.97 $3.58 $3.47 $4.06 4.13
CoMMUTATION PA5BENOER TRAIC:* "
-01ol Mile. per paengEr per road . 20.9 20.7 12.1 11.7 19.7 19.7 19.1 18.7 10.0 16.4 19.4 19.2
16-01. R enue per passenger-mle . 2.16 1.98 2.50 2.58 1.95 1.97 1.81 1.6 1.24 1.12 .88 1.820
17-01 Re% enud per pa.enger pr road $0.45 $0.41 0.30 o 60.30 40.38 0."39 $0.35 $0.31 01.12 $0.18 0.7)? 60.35
As,. Ormra PAsseEit arrA c..
15-02 ieper pasengerperroad . 80.8 78.9 247 238.7 19. 189.8 403.2 398 25248.8 294.2. 295.4
16-Y2 Reverue per paseqge-e 3.05 3.08 2.49% 2.50% 2.% 02.06 2.11% 2.18% 2.46% 2.44 2.13% 2.18%
17-02 Revenuer passenger per road $. .4 $2.43 $6.17 $5.96 93.6 43.92 $8.51 $8.67 $6.29 $6.08 $6.27 $6.44
TOTAL PAt.AE.GER TeRAnic
15-03. Miles per psenger per road. 50.2 49.5 103. 100.1 95.2 105.2 224.0 218.6 2.1 246.1 167.5 71.8
16-03 Revenueperm engeple 28. .S62 2.850 2.49- 2.50 2.020 2.050 2.100 2.16% 2.W 2.4W 2.12% 2.16l
17-03. Revenueperpsasengerperoad ... 61.43 "$1.41 $2.58 -2.51 $1.92 02.16 $4.70 $4.71 $6.28 6.01 $3.55 $3.71
18. Revenue pas.enger-milespertrain-mile. 117.8 116.6 98.1 '92.0 194.1 90.8 115.7 110.6 67.0 68.4 101.6 98.1
19. Revenue paenger er-mile per armle ... 21.0 21.0 17.4 17.0 18.4 17.9 18.9 18.5 14.5 14.9 18.1 17.9

I/ Includes dining and buffet service.
* Includes Commutation and Multiple Ride








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS 1 STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM ..
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Mit -:.f rni.md operate at close of month,. ..
I Fryeght.eri..e# .224070 224157 6180 628-2 23491 23510 22572 22598 52243 52390 8083 8068
2 Passeger rviee 121631 125635 3847 4146 11318 11616 11408 11571 26573 27333 4497 4695
3. Number of reier,.ne tn orarried 1 436 225 410 1 294 28162Z9 39490615 36995064 244 906 161 880 513378 312 804190 276462 550 597 200 966 533970992 130095598 104739948
4 Numberofreversuesor.carrmedonaemilekihou, 34 703 336 311 471 363 5 518 334 5 826 4828 48 198 232 42 955 77 55 944 360 .48 464612 109 570 a .9 96 646 815 33 152 045 25 101422
5 Freight reer.ue 4802169818e4482618719 s128399877 (122016919 t736166 832 684059004 833752468 $761507899 6169d 319177 1567583822 6335305624 8276715598
6: Number of revenue passengers carried: '
6-01. Commutation passengers. ...... 143971178 145529719 21826415 .21599609 82698374-1 27622477 54739919 56813024 103 550015 105435110 55801 55387
6-02. All.TerpasenJgre ....... 106495495 110 615 31l9 13018855 14018101 15723429 15827640 47062012 49383492 75804296 79229233 8 309 909 2411582
6-03. Total 250 466673 256 145038 34 845270 35 617 710 42 707 170 43450117 101801931 105 596 516 179 354 371 184664343 3 365 706 2464969
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . 2762 126 674 2 755294 766 464 737 667 443 289 541 508 252 413 518 578009 1180 513 495 1145 018 002 2 0 3 503 575 2106 685 552 1374 220 1342 940
7-02. AlUotherpassengers . ..... 13 751 046 59414 218 475.097 00742 527 939 282 618 2122 885 628 8 171432 407 2 763 770 158 2 892 380 831 5 7 7 398 313 6 003095856 350 102 038 360488 663
7-03. Total. ............ 16513173268169737698631 365 480 194 1382572159 2631 138041 26900104163 884283653 4037398833 7 660 901 888 8109981408 351 476 258 341 831603
8:. PaspEnger revenue:
8-U C Commutationfares.... . $.58 291 426 '$54829 69 $8 255 72 4 t7 648379 p1 807 583 1 625 611 .24 799 308 22 522 013 $44 862 615 $41 796003 21748 820240
8-1)2 Alloherfar . .. 373 176 583 392 658973 278244747 929 288640 64 695 549 68 265 086 93 382779 97139755 9185253075 6194633481 10 040 201 10549600
8-03. Total . . . 431468009 447 688 848 035 500471 36877019 ,76433132 679890697 (118182087 $119661768 1230115690 1236429484 $10061949 610569840
9. Passenger servicetrainrevenue I/. ..... 0701 945 54 $7 41 665 606 647 684 106 < 49 930 199 121 052 128 6130 461.983 0163 800 655 6169 796 454 $332 536889 ,350 188636 $17 819453 '18 7872 362
10. Passengertrain-miles . . . 174960465 186542 383 10444276 10989844 2667455 27640530 32 818565 33648072 69 941296 "'72218446 4754720 5083137
11. Passengercarrymng cr-miles . . .35 837 549 982 725 729 47 577 983 48455369 142 864 091 147 498130 197 806 601 203 193 857 386 248 615 399147356 24 735 802 26032590
AVERAGES
12. Miles r revenue tonpe road . 242.8 240.7 139.7 141. 196.4 194.8 178.8 175.3 183.5 181.0 254.8 239.7
13. Revenueperton-mile.. . ... 1.377 1.439 2,327 2.335% 1.530 1.592 1.',4900 1.571 1.550 1-.6220 1.0110 1.1020
14. Revenue per ton per road. . . (3.34 3.46 (3.25 13.30 3.01 63.10 62.67 62.75 (2.84 62.94 (2.58 ,: 02.64
-01Miles pr passenger peroad. ... 19.2 18.9 21.3 20.5 18.8 18.8 20.5 20.4 20.2 20.0 24.6 25.2
16-01. : revenue per passenger-mile . 2.11 1.99 1.7 1.73 2.2 2.24 2.21$ 1.970 2.14 1.8 1.58 1.5
17-01. Revenue per enger per road . 0.40 60.38 0.38 1.35 $6.44 0.42 00.45 0.40 0.43 0.40 0.39 00.38
ALL OTHEiR PASSENOER TRAFFICC:
195-02. Milesper pssengerpmier roadrril 129.16 1728..69.2 67.05 18. 187.2 19.6 1958.9 0.3 075.8 1 .6 139
1&-02.. Revenue.per passenger.nmile 2.750 .3 2.63020 3.-1 1382.09Of$.240%?02 3.20230 324 2.87% 2.93
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .3.5019 1954 1955 19 1955 1954 1955 1954 19551954441955 195437
ToTAL PASSENGER Ta t&Fic:,
1-03 Miles perpasnger perat clroadse 66 392 38.8 61.6f month: 382 148.6




1. Freightvenue per passenger-mile 608 60458 2. 3705 2.9707 4495 4498 53777 3748 875 7918 186669 186688
17-03. RPassenue per passengevice r per road . 31070 61.7028 19566 039 83158 8417 3137 1913 1644 171.28 6 .270995 4.7381429
18. Number of revenue passenger-miles pecarried one mile. 4.4 91.0 9.6 .3 8. 120.0 112.7 11.3 72.0
19 Re upaingpr-mipnrs 094 17.6 17.0888 28.7 28.5 18.4 18.2 19.6 387167679.9 20.3464 20.849698 47795 354 46335171.9
EASTERN DISTRICT
Iwcwvm SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
8.TEMPOCAHONTAS REGION
802. Allotherfare 95 276 183081 170381 1941 28 1955 1954 195016 110 12985 195706798 487 195 26 13 19 951
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operatedat close of month:
1. Freightservicetal . . ..240 177 639 46 99 324 54 895 53 58 10 56045....3707 4438 982 7 4428 33 815 8296 53 175 7 53 746 98 27 4 19 716 187 1266 3669 126678 941
2. Passengerservicer ree..... . 3505631 07 6815992028 19566 20393087 68 315887 26507417105 3137909 319440304 38 90516464 1715753 01 70995 73614
3. Numbeio.geref r.,-lest .... 7467 96564 6 7109401583 2395 37 701 227 047083398 2165'993 01 1484'31 186 41886559 44 965-7334 128 7949030 114575081 49 61.0686745 428 523601
4. Numbeit.reer.uetorc ..iied,,r, i.m .. 142872 971 21 748237 1367150 998419 1513 9307 41 531781030 997 38 141 513 834 12190 740767058 2 6'343007 0 135 60 386133 915946 1423 819














12 Milee per reKnue Ion pernrod 196.2 190.6 213.1 208.6 250.1 257.0 446.2 447.5 ,265.6 263.0 330.0 332.27
13 Freghrevenuer ...on-ule ....... 20336425801114429414.515 87 163041 71018096 48 231 165794 1088780092 06 299 87 1.373 .398 1.34396701.38209
Ndmbcr of r., r.e+rager.g cmarried.
14.1 C.R.enf per tor perge rod 103605876 0548847 556904 215 63141 12 376867 1182613.50 12407.99 6.25308423605 52 786 24.43 24459761
6-01 Mle perpaasger per road . 2 81640 5 7437609.0083478 7630466 540109 10357 1060 17 2955353 19074 20943685 19.1026
6-4CTot.. .. 8.1720 0,77 187 129 319 .22 994 513 23714 939 2Z'0007333 +19 366242 22765792 22691017 2978958 3243528 45 75? 083 45300787
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: 1.37 1.101.8 1.







7-01 RveCommuia per pa&enger pr ad .. 0.43 210.828492 189 0295.30825 1832310 40.3 873461 23026870 2 0.32 37149392 0.31 716767 364654.21 .49698 477 95354 463-34171
7-4)2 Aileh per pasengr.ers ad ... 78.6 77363 45. 91 94999 2 56.1 2904324 02 1304224701.9 53703113 365 .249084 361.98455 74607252.4 039532.0 570546714 5272.640 776
7-03 Totalr .'. .... 8 232 376 146 8471813011 2094 295 354 2 2264*80 905 15"4809816 1563 971819 3B691 964 023'906 701319 7468437 583 804802 809 6186 499768 6 275 475 947







Passenger Revenue per paenge e 3.1 3.22 2.63 2.65 2.16 2.20 2.2 2.30 2.45 2.4 .2 2.30
8-01. Commutationtfasres'.................644884363 641816243 6751 64654636 4713-'647 64482783 0396326 653866818 '5009 "d19389 6681921 '6358990













17 2 RevenhE per peaengr per 4ad (2.50 (2.51 1 6.75 $6.70 (3.70 (3.89 (7.84 -8.31 6.19 (6.16 $6.10 9 .39
ToTA PA.BE i..ER TRAFFIC 7
-0. ilot per p er per road 1703845.3 45.3 91.1 939 77.4 0865 29 33304 8121271.016 480110 292275 19706798 135.2 6 133 198.951
7-03. Rvnu pr pTotal eng........r per rod 401.32 1.246 324 4895523 2.48 .65 1.75 82 13. 4 98 19784 716187 1362.98 .1
9. Pa ,r,ger ervicetrin rever,...............$350 356 342 "56891i5 998 194 056 541 $102 839027 $662619 887 $65 074 110 6156 073 909 6163 440 304 638 038 905 641 596 167 $257 532 7-01 6270 113 581
10. Puengertra.-r.r-l.es ." ..... 74 696016 77241583 23957562 27083398 21620345 23295172' 41826 559 44 965 413 42 859903 13 956 817 76 306 867 8221 402
11. PReenger parener-rnule p ia 412 984 417 425 179946 16 719 981 151383 539 95 331 781 99713053 234 5943.686.24593067 56.207 205 60518513 386 133 151 406 162244
AVERAGES
FRE IHT TRAprc;,
12 Mdler per re.rnue ton per road. ..... 196.2 190.66 213.1 208.6 250.1 257.0 446.2 z ,7.5 '265.6 263.0 330.0 332.2
13 Revenue per ton-ouue 1.425 % 1. 1 1.3470 1.4170 1.3210 1.362 .1.34291.4385f 1.3730 .98$ 1.3430 1.3820
14. Re% enae per ton per road .6.... 02.80 02.89 62.87 $2.96 63.30 $3.50 65.99 16.20 63.65 63.68 14.43 1 ..59
CuOMMU.,aTTON PAS SNGERe TRA1f,"i
1"lSt Miles per passenger per road 20.2 20.0 12.211.. 19.7 19.5 18.8 18.6 15.4 16.1919.0
1-01 I er*ue per pass.nger-mile .2.142 1.98 02.50% .2.5* .1.9,0 1.95% .1.70%M 1.6691 1.370 1.100 1.81 1.80%
17-01 Revenue per p.aenger per road 0.43 $0.40 60.30 '0.30 10.-3 60.38 10.32 60.31 0.21 610.18 10.35 60.34
ALL OrHER Pu.seit oee TRA FI0C .0
I,5- 2 Mie4perpassengerperroad 78.6 77.9 256.1 252.8. 170.9 1769 9353.2 361.6 252.4 252.0 272.6. 278.2
]6-02 Re.enue per paimwnge.rrnlle .3.18% 3.220 2.630 2.650 2.16% 2.20%2.22 ,2.3j00 2.4502 no 2.2&W 2-30$
17-02 Revenuper pa .~nger per road$ 2.50 $2.51 $3' 6.75 66.70 63.70 613.89 67.84 68.31 66.19 66.18 66.10 6..39
TOTAL PASHEN,.It, RMAFIl "
]f--03. Mile. per pawenger per road 45.3 45.3 91.1 93.9 77.4 80.8 171.0 172.2, 250.6 248.1 135.2 138.5
l"-03 Reienue per passenger-mide 2.920 2.920 2.62% 2.611 42.130 2.160 2.19w 2.260.2.450 2.450 2.201 2.26
7--03 Revenuesper pasengerper road 611.32 01321.326i23? 62.48 41.65 1.75 5 03.7' 4891 66.14 66.08 62.98 13.13
lA Revenue passenger-miles per trainrfle 110.2 109.7 1 87.. 82.2 71.6 67.1 93.1 6.9 58.0 57.7 81.1 76.3
19. Revenue nasseoger-miles par car-mile., 19.9 19.9 15.3 14.7 16.2 15.7 16.6 15.9 133.3 13.3 16.0 15.-5


Represents an average of the mileage
I Infoludes dining and buffet service.
* Includles Coisutotion and Multipe B ids


reported at the lose of seah month within the period.


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3 1262 08855 0073 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics repreentipg 129 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
AUGUST 1955


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM -
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service ..... .... ... 223 918 224114 6180 6280 23486 238511 22566 22598 52232 52389 8076 8089
2. Passenger service .... .......... 120 3 5 5 124054 3844 4 107 11 35 11 657 11278 11523 26477 27287 4412 4575
3. Number of revenue tins earried... .... 245362036 205870477 5513915 4867338 41090476 33047098 52722764 43521 346 99327155 81435782 21809180 16738789
4. Numberofrevenuetons carriedonemile(thous) 55730879 47319922 733869 687429 7433091 6271738 9093060 7419865 17260020 14379032 5664268 4107918
5. Freight revenue...... ............ $765276686 $664659100 $175138625 $15950105 $112 910.315 $97175194 $132485260 $111992445 $262909400 $8825117744 56147242 $41887249
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutationpassengers *........ 20406363 20268255 2912919 2899269 3681444 3562173 7748489 7838106 14342852 14299548 8241 59289
6-02.All other passengers . . 16485116 17529568 1849419 8192753 2422606 2592346 6935530 7313991 11807555 12099090 347172 373105
6-03.Total .... ............. 36891481 37797823 4762338 5092022 6104 050 6154519 14684019 15152097 25550407 26398638 355413 379034
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers*. . 404207040 396445319 63839669 62327215 71959542 69643526 164812526 165596719 300611737 297567460 202964. 150534
7-02. Allotherpassengers . . 2338825380 2528491531 135706845 154548532 342534374 392359778 412365491 442792684 890606710 989700994 55822842 55855989
7-03. Total . . . 2743032420 2 924936850 199546514 216875747 4144935916 462003 304 577178017 608389403 1191216447 1287268454 56025806 56006523
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares . .... $8670834 $8160095 $1159882 $1085984 $1677388 $1560771 $3681865 $3469585 $6519135 $6116340 $2533 $2592
8-02. Allotherfares. . . 59515212 $65240061 $4136397 $4751603 $9754011 $11260644 $13661902 $14515758 $27552310 830528005 $1575347 $1550231
8-03. Total . . . 68186046 173400156 $5896279 $5837587 $11431399 $12821415 $17343767 $17985343 (34071445 $36644345 61577880 41552823
9. Passenger service train revenue ./. $108265617 $113393230 $7174944 $7721373 $17866940 $19635 312 $23759135 $24558874 $48801019 $51915559 263334 1 $2627963
10. Passengertrain-miles . . . 25665043 27127963 1550850 1669 654 3864 988 3999 239 4784 891 4880790 10 200 729 10 549 683 6682506 717 318
11. Passenger carrying ear-miles . . 142968572 152 139733 7152907 7596861 21265853 22543950 28476942 29208436 56895702 59349247 3427050 3648492
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 227.1 229.9 133.1 141.2 180.9 189.8 172.5 170.5 173.8 176.6 259.7 245.4
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.373 l1.4050 2.3876 2.3200 1.519g 1.5490 1.457 1.509. 1.5238 1.5660 0.991. 1.0204
14. Revenuepertonperroad . . $3.12 $3.23 $3.18 $3.28 $2.75 $2.94 $2.51 $2.57 $2.65 $2.76 $2.57 #2.50
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
16-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 19.8 19.6 21.9 21.5 19.5 19.6 21.3 21.1 21.0 20.8 24.6 25.4
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.15 2.060 1.820 1.7r 24.N3 2.24- 2.23% 2.10% 2.170 2.06% 1.250 1.720
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.42 $0.40 $0.40 $0.37 $0.46 $0.44 $0.48 (0.44 $0.45 $0.43 $0.31 $0.44
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAIC:
16-02. Milesper passengerperroad. .. 141. 144.2 73.4 70.5 141.4 151.4 59.5 60.5 79.5 81.8 160.8 149.7
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.5 2.58% 3.05 3.07W 2.850 2.870 3.31% 3.28% 3.09% 3.08% 2.82% 2.78%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $3.61 $3.72 $2.24 $2.17 $4.03 $4.34 $1.97 $1.98 $2.46 $2.52 $4.54 (4.15
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. 74.4 77.4 41.9 42.6 67.9 75.1 39.3 40.2 46.6 48.8 157.6 147.8
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.49 2.510 2.650 2.69% 2.76% 2.78% 3.00% 2.96% 2.86% 2.85% 2.82% 2.770
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.85 $1.94 $1.11 $1.15 $1.87 $2.08 $1.18 $1.19 $1.33 $1.39 $4.44 $4.10
18. Revenuepassenger-miles per train-mile. 106.9 107.8 128.7 129.9 107.2 115.5 120.6 124.6 116.8 122.0 84.6 78.1
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 19.2 19.2 27.9 28.5 19.5 20.5 20.3 20.8 20.9 21.7 16.3 15.4
EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLDINGo SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service . . . 60308 60478 37 029 37 044 44900 44962 53741 53 733 27940 27897 126581 126592
2. Passenger service . . . 30889 31 862 19205 19928 22836 23527 31 156 31 783 16269 16954 70261 72264
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 121136335 98174571 38243830 335 42 450 35818228 29742921 30926802 27245250 19236841 17165285 85981871 74153456
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous). 22924286 18486950 7535076 6737348 7658065 6642889 12642555 11178284 4971095 4274451 25871515 22095624
5. Freight revenue. . . . $319 056t 42 $267 004 993 $102105 089 $92 352209 $99021430 $90 353 564 $177905214 $156019 854 $67 188 311 $58928480 $344114955 $305 301898
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers*. ....... 14351093 14305 477 2442185 2499 751 1859096 1724 559 1753199 1 732 189 790 6279 3613085 3463027
6-02. All other passengers . . 11554727 12472195 1196613 1293731 1356445 1322976 1887553 1906810 489780 533 856 3733778 3763642
6-03. Total . . . 25 905 820 26777672 3638 798 3793 482 3215 541 3047535 3640 752 3638 999 490570 540135 7346863 7220669
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutation passengers.* . 300814701 297717994 32 786 891 31703781 37791652 343575 834 32804676 32543825 9140 103885 70605448 67023544
7-02. All other passengers . . 946429552 1045556983 299054884 312270927 250 237785 267810993 718 163346 767116388 124939813 .1355736240 1093340944 1170663 621
7-03.Total . . . 1247244253 1,343274977 331841775 343974708 888029417 302186827 750968022 799660 213 124948953 135840125 1163 946 392 1237687 165
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutationfares*. . . $6521668 $6118932 $817041 $826384 $740297 $667761 $591673 $545865 $155 $ 1153 1338126 $1214779
8-02. Alotherfares . . ... 9127657 $32078236 7477584 888195 $5258728 $5811483 $1465806@7 #16135630 $2993176 (3386517 32$909971 (25273630
8-03. Total . . .... 35649325 $38197168. 8294625 8714579 $5999025 6 479 244 $15249 740 $16681495 $8993331 13387670 4 242096 (26488409
9. Passenger service trainrevenue/ ...... 51434360 $54543522 $137428674 $14070 596 $10 827 419 $11 224 361 $86248242 87357769 $6012892 $6196982 $43088583 $44779 112
10. Passenger train-miles . . ... 10863235 11267001 3428484 3723636 3195150 3468551 6321858 6696901 1856316 1971874 11373324 12137326
11. Passenger carrying car-miles ......... 60 322752 62997739 18929732 20016912 16460961 18114369 38 569 636 41782728 8685491 9227985 63716088 69125082
AVERAGES
FRuIEorT TRAFFIc:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 189.2 188.1 197.0 200.9 213.8 223.3 408.8 410.3 258.4 249.0 293.9 298.0
13. Revenue per ton-mile . 1.392 1.41.355% 1.371% 1.293% 1.360 1.4071 1.396 13520 1.3794 1.3620 1.382%
14. Revenue per ton per road . 2.63 2.72 $2.67 $2.75 2.76 $3.04 $5.75 $5.73 $3.49 3.43 $4.00 $4.12
COMMTrATION PASSaNOua TRAIrAC:*
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . 21.0 20.8 13.4 12.7 20.3 19. 18.7 18.8 11.6 16.5 19.5 19.4
16-01. Revenue per pasmenger-mile . 2.17 2.06% 2.49% 2.61 1.96 1.9 1.80% 1.68% 1.70% 1.11% 1.89% 1.81%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.45 $0.43 $0.33 #0.33 $0.40 10.39# 0.34 00.32 $0.20 $0.18 (0,37 $0.35
Au, OTHERm PAsuzoua TRAusc:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 81.9 83.8 249.9 241.4 184.5 202.4 380.5 402.3. 255.1 254.3 292.8 311.0
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile 3.08 3.07o 2.500 2.53% 2.10% 2.17 2.0~4 2.100 2.40% 2.45% 2.10% 2.16%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . 2.52 $2.57 $6.25 $6.10 $3.88 $4.39 $7.77 $8.46 $6.11 $6.23 $6.14 $6.72
TorAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
1-. Miles perpassenger perroad 48.1 50.2 91.2 90.7 89.6 99.2 206.3 219.7 254.7 251.5 158.4 171.
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.86% 2.84W 2.50% 2.53 2.208 2.14% 2.03% 2.090 2.40 2. 45 2.08% 2.1w
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road $1.38 1.43 $2.28 $2.30 $1.87 $2.13 $4.19 $4.58 $6.10 $6.16 $3.30 $3.67
18. Revenuepassenger-mils per train-mile. 114.8 119.2 96.8 92.4 90.1 87.1 118.8 119.4 67.3 68.9 102.3 102.0
19. Revenue pasmnger-mles per car-mile 20.7 21.3 17.5 17.2 17.5 16.7 19.5 19.1 14.4 14.7 18.3 17.9
j/ Includes dining and buffet service.
* Includes Coentatio and mltipl Bide








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightoservice#.... .............. 224050 224153 6 180 6 282 23 490 23 510 22 571 22 598 52 241 52390 8081 8071
2. Passenger service#. ............. 121473 125 437 3 847 4 141 11 322 11621 11 392 11565 26 561 27 327 4 487 4 680
3. Numberof revenuetoncarried ............ 1681552892 1500159496 45004530 41 862402 285993302 253560476 365 539590 319983896 696537422 615406774 151904778 121478737
4. Numberofrevenuetonscarriedonemile(thous)- 404 431 613 358 791285 6 252 203 5 9135 857 55 538 721 49 227 513 65 037 420 55 884 477 126 828 344 111025 847 38 816 313 29 209 540
. Freight revenue.................$5 567 446 50415147 277 819 $145 913 702 $137 967024 $849077 147 $781 234 198 $966 237728 $873500344 1 961 228577 $1792701566 $391 452 866 $ 318 602 841
6. Number of revenue-01. Commutationpassengers.arried: ...... 164 377 541 165 797 974 24 739 354 24 498 878 30 665 185 31 184 650 62 488 408 84 051130 117 892 927 119 734 658 64 042 59 316
6-02. Allotherpassengers .........122 980 613 128144886 14868274 16 210 854 18 146035 18 419 986 53 997 542 56 697 485 87 01 851 91 328 323 2 657077 2 784687
6-03. Total ............... 287 358 154 293 942 860 39 607 608 40 709 732 48 811 220 49 6048636 116 485 950 120 748 613 204 904778 211062 981 2 721119 2 844003
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01.NCommutationpassengers*.r.......... 3166333714 3151740085 528577336 505616756 580211955 58822153512853260211310614721 2394115312 2404453012 1577184 1493474
7-02. Allotherupassengers.......... 16089 871 974 16 746 966 628 1036 449 372 1 093 831150 2 465 420 002 2 563 792 185 3 176 135 649 3 335 173 515 6 678 005 023 6 992 796 850 405 924 880 416 344652
7-03. Total ............. 19 256 205 688 19 698 706 713 1 565 026 708 1 599 447 906 3 045 631 957 3 152 013 720 4 461 461 670 4 645 788 236 9 072 120 335 9 397 249 862 407 502 064 417 838 126
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01. Commutation fares* .. ........$66 962 260 $62 989 964 $9 415 606 08 734363 $13 484 971 13 186 382 $28 481173 $25 991 598 $51 381 750 $47 912 343 $24 281 $22 832
8-02. Allotherfares ................. $432 691 703 $458 099 033 31 381144 633 980243 74 379 560 879 525 730 107 044 681 $111655513 $212 805 385 225 161486 $11 615 548 12099831
8-03. Total ............. $499653963 6521 088 997 40796750 142714606 $87864 531 192 712 11 2 135 525 854 137 647 111 264 187 135 273073829 $11639829 112122663
9. Passenger service trainrevenueI/....... $810 211 201 $855 258412 $54 859050 $57651572 $138 919068 $150097295 $187 559790 $194355328 $381 337 908 $402 104 195 $20452794 $213555325
10. Passengertrain-miles ............. 200 625 508 213670346 11995126 12599498 30 543 443 31 639 769 37 603 456 38 528 862 80142025 82768129 5417226 5740455
11. Passengercarryingear-miles ......... 1078 773 221 1 134865 463 54730830 56052231 164129944 170042 080 226283 543 232 402 293 445144517 456496 604 28162852 29681082
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:8240.4
12. Milesperrevenue tonper road ...... 2405 239.2 138.9141.3 194.2 194.1 177.9 174.6 182 180.4 255 2
13. Revenue per ton-mile. .... .......... 377( 1. 4350 2.334, 2.3330 1.5290 1.5870 1.486% 1.563% 1.546% 1.6150 1.008% 1.0910
14. Revenue pertonperroad.. ........... $3.31 $3 43 $3.24 $3.30 $2.97 $3.08 $2.64 $2.73 $2.82 $2.91 $2.58 $2.62
COMMUTATION PAs8ENGER TRAFFIC: 0 21.4 20.6 18.9 189 206 205 20.3 20.1 24.6 25.2
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 19.3 19.0 21.4 20.6 18.9 18.9 2.0.3 20.1 4 .
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.11 2.00 1.78 1.73 2. 32 2.2 2.220 1.9 2.15 1.990 1.54 1.53
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road 0.41 $0.38 $0.38 $0.36 $0.44 $0.42 $0.46 $0.41 $0.44 0.40 $0.38 $0.38
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC: 2 58.8 58 8 76.7 76.6 152.8 149.5
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ...... 130.8 130.7 69.7 67.5 135.9 139.2 58.8 58. 76.7 76.6 1528 1
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.69 2.74% 3.03 3.11 3.02 3.10 3.37 3.35 3.19 32.47 24.37 42.913
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $3.52 $3.57 2.11 2.10 $4.10 4.32 1.982.4547 64
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC: 8. 44.3 44.5 149.8 146.9
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. .. 67.0 67.7 39 5 39.3 62.4 3.5 3 3 38.5. 8 .9
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . .. 2.59 2.62 2.61% 2.67 2.880 2.944 3. 4 2.9 2.91% 2.91% 2.86% 2.0
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road . 0, $1.77 $1.03 1.05 $1.80 $1.87 $1. 16 $1.14 $1.29 $1.29 $4.28 $472.826
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 96.0 93.1 130.5 126.9 99.7 99.6 118.6 120.6 113.2 113.5 7 2 728
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.9 17.5 28.6 28.5 18.6 18.5 19. 20.0 20.4 20.5 15 14.1
EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLDIza SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954

AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freight service # ............. .. 60 322 60461 37 069 37 068 44 949 44 962 53773 535745 27 937 27 917 126 659 126 624
2. Passenger service # ... 31 048 32007 19521 20 36 23118 24093 31346 31897 16440 17104 70904 73094
3. Numberof revenuetonscarried......... 848 442 200 736 885 511 277 571 531 260589 538 201 811 238 178 174 107 212 740 907 192 762584 140 987 016 131 747756 555 539161 502 684 447
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 165 644 657 140 235 187 58 533 495 54 106 655 49 175 095 44 784 402 93 764 264 85 254 989 37 314 102 34 410052 180 253 461 164 449 443
5. Freightrevenue. r.e................... .$2 352 681443 $2111 304407 $789 268 130 $763370305 $647 509661 $610 011509 $1266 685 306 $L 182 319 661 $511 301 964 $480271937 $2 425 496 931 $2 272 603 107
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers'. ...... 117 956969 119793974 17999089 18131212 14235963 13550692 122416112 14202630369841 45133 372459065 2421483 274654672788
6-02. All other passengers ........... 89668928 94113010 8634222 9377209 8986911 8863085 12 245 419 12066984 3 445133 3 724598 24677463 24654667
6-03. Total .....ssn ... 207625897 213 906 984 26 63 311 27508 421 23 222 874 22413 777 26406 544 26 330015 3 469528 3 783663 53 098 946 52 527 455
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: 0 71
7-01. Commutationpassenge rsservicetrainrevenue ......2 395 692 496 702 405 946486 222 082 716 14 94 88 7381 665 09 264 644 540 266 519 615 265 260 592 37344 85 8794 95547 79 83 548 558 502 30 8589 71
7-02.Allothear-mipassengs . .... 8 9 929903 740941502686 204 054 413 2 355520 729 154 62486601 82514106 4 76 12 430 441 287 406 6471012742 9696 9 6897464951 6801887658 698230497
7-03.F TotalFFIC: ............... 94796299 981508798 2426 137 129 570 455 61 836127579 66 158 646642932045470636152 871386536 940642934 7350446160 7513163211

8-02. Allotherfares ...............224 420 933 $237 261317 z57 647873 $62 044135 $33467 363 135144526 $95 870083 $100615740 $212 451 2303315 150622897 15879358
8-03. Total. ............... 275826964 $285196492 63 190056 67525155 $38 921307 40295070 $100425021 $105028423 $21 290615 2304 857 $160636 943 8168 67 50
9. Passenger servicetrainrevenue/r rad. . 401 790 702 $423 459252078.07 799 21 2$116 909 199 $73 44736 *76 298 471 $182 322 151 $190798073 $44 851 827 $47 793 149 $300 621 284 $314 889 69
10. Passenger-train-miles................... 85 559 251 88 508 584 27 386 046 30 807034 -24 815 495 26 763 723 48 148 417 51 662 314 14 716 299 15 928 691 87 680 211 94 354728
11. Passengercarryingrcar-miles ..........473o307 169 488 177686 155 649 7i3 171 400 451 11. 769 842 117 827 422 273 16 801 287 713406 64 892 696 69 746 498 449 816 339 475 287 26
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:L PASSENGER TRAFFIC 251.2 248.6 138.4 143.0
12. Miles per revenue tonper road . 195.2 190.3 210.9 9307.6 243.7 251.4 44.7 442.3 264.7 261.2 324.5 327.1
13. Revenue per ton-mile. .. .......... 1.420V 1.506% 1.348d 1.411 1.3171 1.362d 1.3510 1.387% 1.3704 1.396% 1.346% 1.38e
14. Revenue person perroadle . ... 2.7791 $2.8791 $2.6084 $2.93 3.213.42 $5.95 $6.13 $3.63 $3.65 $.37 $4.5
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:* 1.6.1 1.3 1.0
15-01. Miles per passenger per road . .33 201.133 2.37 12.45 19.8 19. s.8 18.6 12 .1 83. 796
16-01. Revenue perpassenger-milepertrain-mile. 110.8 110.9 88.6 83554 7.0 69.7 1.66 1.3 .8
17-01. Revenue passengererpassenger car-mile 0.0400.15.6 $15.0 $0.38 $.38 $0.2 $031 $0.21.18 $03534
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road ...... 79.0 78.7 255.3 251.2 173.0 180.7 357.4 368.0 252.8 252.3 275.6 283.2
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ...... 3.17% 3.20 2.62d 2.63% 2.15% 2.19% 2.190 2.27% 2.440 2.45% 2.210 2.27%
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road ... $2.50 $2.52 $6.68 $6.62 $3.72 $3.97 $7.83 $8.34 $6.18 $6.18 $6.10 $6.44
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road ...... 45.7 45.9 91.1 93.4 79.1 .83.-3 175.8 178.7 251.2 248.6 138.4 143.0
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile .. ....]2.91% 2.91% 2.60' 2.63 621426.02.160 2.1i602.23242.450 2.190 2.21
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .... $1. 33 $1.33 $2.37 $2.45 $1.68 $1.80 $3.80 $3.99 $6.14 $6.09 $30 7$3.21
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 110.8 110.9 88.6 83.4 74.0 69.7 96.4 91.1 59.2 59.1 83.1879,6
19. Revenuepassenger-milesper car-mile 20.0 20.1 15.6 15.0 16.4 15.8 17.0 16.4 13.4 13.5 16.3 l5'.8
.9 D.-p..eel .), 11 an averageol n noI mounewthi theDegod


# Represents an average of the mileage
I/ Includes dining and buffet service.
* Includes Commutation and Multiple Ride


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3 1262 08855 0222 INTERSTATE' COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS Statement No. M-220 (OSD)
SEPTEMBER 1955
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES E
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways J IA 7 95
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH O 3KPTEMBER 1.9 A1 D AD195


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION tAS I SAIC POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 195 195 5 1955 1954
AGGREGATES ,
Miles of road operated at close of month-
. Freightoadopervati .aolo.of ..month:23907 24 202 6179 6280 23486 23 511 22566 6 22 598 52231 5'2"389 8076 80C86
2. Passenger servi, 12.0063 123 936 3 844 4 107 11898 11 60C 11278 11523 26420 2f72.3o0 4 412 4 575
3. Nuiber ofrevenuetonearried. .....242009 940 200 06 6 i 9 1 7 4781611 400 9 94 32 3 t5 451. 52 844 954 408669691 98629 611 76004 011 20 985 159 16407 050
3 Number of revenue tons carried. . 24,09 940 7 Z 995 7 140 2 3 17045 731 13973392 501626 3 958 641
4. Numberoof revenue tons carried e mile thusu) 55 243820 4613 842 755800 669 227 2 995 6163935 8 963 936 140 23 17049.731 .13973 501626 3 3958641
5. Freightrevenue..................... $746 294 429 $6653442 460 $17 891 621 615 441 814 109 477 851 $94 884 15 7 130 485 421 L 01 952 100 $257 854 9 3 $218 2 76 0,7 1 $54409195 $ 1 173 24 9
6. Number,.r.........I. ......;..; I
6-1.Numb. (.. ......, .... 2084 911 0 139 497 3178168 3 170573 3818666 3 752328& 7596758 7580148 14 593 2 1450304 7459 6950
6-2. r ...... .A 6 6 15 34 713 1 811 90' 1821 6 214 119 2 285074 6 745 517 6865 440 10 771 545 10971 04 286 900 288987
-03. Total .............. . 35261474 35474028 4990077 499186 Z 032785 6,037402 14542'275 14445588 25 36537 25474853 294359 295937
7. Numberof revenue passengers earned one mile:
7.11. Coenmutation passengers ......3 91077955 384733 950 67 604025 66 652 519 71970334 704-37378 i 95117 7644 155825 994 297 6921.13 292 915 89. 185427 175234
7-02. Allotherpassengers. ........ 1923807756 2 020 371552 122 505 071, 121 796 75 304074229 32791 1936 8 656 73 3 398460078 612236053 b46 168689 43 861849 44856 192
7-03.Total. . .............. 2 314 885711 2405105bO02 190lo10909 188449194 376044563 398349 314 543774497 55428607'2 1 109 926 15 6 i 141 0 84 580 44047276, 45031426
...330.586 $6023939..198.942 $1161570 1 6888290 1 681583 $3503815 3 375811 68391047 $6148964 63059 $2743
'. .1...... .. $1203634 154239 340 p3744756 63927 221! $ '6r1761 19660386 $13029692 $13427997 25738209 $27015604 $1332402 $1265939
-3.Total. . ........ $59534220 62 263 79 t9436989 65088 791 1.)',..05 1 $11271969 $16533 507 $16803808 6 32127256 $3316456 6 1335461 $12688682
9. Passenger service trainrevenue/ 99095974 $10 500276 $6855 879 $6959 580 $17 373 471 $18 293 180 123332 311 4007 430 $47 561-o 1 $ 6090 i $2 349499 $2 407 994
10. Passenger trai-niles .. ... 24243 98 25 75272- 1424966 1501 394 3646 448 3823 803 4592529 4700059 9663943 10025 256 643703 685008
11. Passengerearryingcr-mies ..... ...... 1351579 398 1394611.07 6675719 6682548 20220582 21383071 27547476 28081361 54443777 5 94696C 3416736 3443407
AVERAGES
FREI(HT TRAFFIC
12. Miles per revenue too per road .. 227.7 233.0 132.8 140.0 182.7 190.5 .169.6 174.7 172.8 179.1 262.2 241.3
13. Revenue per ton-mile........... .. 1.351% 1.4020 2.367e 2.307% 1. 49941 1.5390 1.456g 1.5120 1.513% 1.5620 0.9890 1.043%
14. Revenue per ton per road $..08 $3.27 .14 $323 $.73 $2.93 $2.7 $2.64 2.61 $2.80 $2. 59 42. 52
COMMTArION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:*
15-41 Miles per passenger per road. .... 19.4 19.1 21.3 21.0 18.8 18.8 20.8 20.6 20.4 20.2 24.9 25.2
16-0l. Revenue per passenger-mile 2.130 2.094 1.77% 1.7 4 2.5 2.291 2.22% 2.17%12.1%2.100 1.650 1.57%
17-4) 1. Revenue.. per passenger per road $0. 1 $0.40 $0.38 $0.37$044 $0430.46045 $0.44 0 42 $0.41 $0 .39
15-02. Mi,-HperRA.. .....I... .127.6 131.8 67.6 66.9 137.3 14 3.5 57.2 58.0 75.4 77.3. 152. 1 25.2



TOTAL PASSENGTRAFFIEASTERN DISTRICT:
15-03. ile per passenger per road .... 65.6 67.8 38.1 37.8 62.3 66.0 37.9 38.4 43.8 44.8 149.6 152.2
1&-03 Reenu per passenger-mile ..... 2.57% 2.59% 2.600 2.70% 2.83% 2.830 3.04% 3.03% 2.890 2.91% 3.03% 2.82%
17-H3 R-eneu. per passenger ler road $1.69 $1.76 60.99 $1.02 $1.77 $1.87 $1.15 $1.16 $1.27 $1.30 $..54 $4.29
114 Revenu ,,. ,, per train-mile, 95.5 93.4 133.4 125.5 103.1 10o4.2 118.4 117.9 114.9 113.8 68.4 65.7
19 Revensi.............ir ar-mille 17.6 17.2 28.5 28.2 18.6 18.8 19.7 19.7 20.4 20.4 12.9 13.1
EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDING- SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operatediatt close of month: 44 891 44 964 74 5 77 27 940 27 906 126 571 126 607
I Freight ..eisr .. 8.. 60 307 60 475 37 029 37 121 44 891 44 964 53740 53737 27940 27906 126571, 126607
2 Passenger srvwe, .30 2 31 19 20 19 92 8 22636 23 527 31 152 31 728 16 038 16 948 70026 72 203
3. N,,umbi,,.'f e-uetoi,,red. 119 614 970 94411 06, 38136 964 33885 647 37072507 27779646 29183073 26 9.29 532 18602 426 17080182 84858006 71 789360
4 Numberofrerenuetoscarriedo ele ts) 22 547359 17932 233 7 69 633 8848325 7768656 6557459 12503151 11082686 4795021 4195 139 25066828 21835284
um)Freig renuets$3rri.onele(thou) 2 4 8 $259552 2 $10178863 8 $929865928 $100 230 394 $90 5713688 166242955 4152433033 $65670644 $57900791 $332143993 $300905212
6. Nuriber C...... I
6-01' ... ,,,, .. 14601051 14509999 2147609 2254568 175 952 1641347 1 762 8 15279544 10i 6039 3438251 33'4930
6-4)2.55. 11056445 b 11260791 974529 1032853 1114575 1048124 1537878 1537290 391136 455673 3043589" 3041087
6-03 Total 25 659 496 25770790 32238 28742 2873527 2689471 3214166 3264 834 392147 461712 6479840 6416017
7. Number of reenue passengers carried one mile.
7-01. Coinntationpassengersr. .... 29787750 293091 125 26103587 27 231727 35461174 32306569 31625664 32005280 9980 99249 6709681 64411098
7-02.. ........sse .......... 5097850 693024 681 238015492 244 776 491 190806440 205840604 5396 7777 561229195 99214165 115500381 829694 382. 82 570 180
7-)3. .... 1597542 1 186116 006 264119079 272008218 226267614 238147.173 5.71299441, 593 234475 99224145 115599630 696791200 946981278
8. Passenger revenue. $68728 $631453 $569314 $535818 $150 $1096 $1268192 $168 367
8-01. Cosutation fares* . $ 394106 $6151707 666288 $703865 $8698872 $3 583 ($6 4 8 09 4 8129 72 12 1 3
8-02. All other farts ......... $27 06811 $128 281543 $6044 567 $6194 877 64052298 $4502646 $11544350 12410 32 7 $2493808 2829747 $18090456 $19762920
8-03. Total . $33 462 717 34433250 $6712855 $6 898742 751026 $ 134299 12113 t 64 112966145 249358 2830,643 619358648 $20931287
9. Passengerservice trainrevenue/. $49911160 $51668184 $12200865 12182 058 9177821 $9907203 $22289348 $22886192 516780 $5856639 $36983949 $38650034
10. Passengertrain-irilns .e. .. ... 10307046 110710264 32926686 35668014 2988413 3Z57023 5896934 6333055 1758327 1886369 10643674 11476445
1. Pasengercarrying car-mniles ... 57 662514 59390387 17606300 18461035 13:865,897 15788926 34244604 37121097 8000084 8699662 56110585 61609685
AVERAGES
FaEnIHT TRAFFIC:
FREIGHT TRA 'revenue ton per road.... 188.5 189.9 200.1 202.0 209.6 236.1 428.4 411.5 257.8 245.6 295.4 304.2
... per ton-mile ......... 1.385 1.447 1.335 1.3580 1.290 1.381 1.330% 1.375% 1.370% 1.380% 1.3250 1.3780
14. Revenue per ton per road. ....... $2.61 p2.75 $2.67 $2.74 $2.70 $3.26 $5.70 $5.66 $3.53 $3.39 $3.91 $4.19
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFFIC:* -
15-01, Miles per passenger per road. . 20.4 20.2 12.2 12.1 20.2- 19.7 18.9 18.5 9.9 16.4 19.5 19.1
16-01. RPvenue per passenger-mile ... 2.15' 2.10% 2.560 2.58% 1.971 1.95e 1.80d 1.67d 1.50% 1.10% 1.890 1.81%
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road $0.44 $0.42 $0.31 $0.31 $0.40 $0.38 $0.34 $0.31 $0.15 $0.18 $0.37 $0.35
AeL OTHE PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
'.2 Miles per passenger per road . 77.4 79.3, 244.2 237.0 171.2 196.4 350.9 365.1 253.7 253.5 272.6 290.2
;r.-.2 Revenue per passenger-mile 3.160 i3.17 2.540% 2.53 I 2.12. 2 190 2.14% 2.21e 2.51Z 2. 45 2.18% 2.24
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road $ $2.45 2.:51 $6.20 $6.00 $3.64 4:.30 $7.51 $8.09 $6.38 $6.21 $5.94 $6.50
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 45.0 46.0 84.6 82.7 78.7 88.5 177.7 181.7 253.0 250.4 138.4 147.6
16-83. Revenue per passenger-ile . 2.901 2.904 2.54d 2.54" 2.104 2.160 2.12% 2. 19 2 1 2.450 2.160 2.210
17-03. Revenue pet passenger per road $1.30 1.34 $2.15 $2.10 $1.65 $1.91 $3.77 $3.97 $6.36 $6.13 $2.99 $3.26
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile.. 112.0 110.7 80.2 76.3 75.7 73.1 96.9 93.7 56.4 61.3 84.3 82.5
19. Revenuepassenger-miles per car-mile 19.9 20.0 15.0 14.7 16.3 15.1 16.7 16.0 12.4 13.3 16.0 15.4
j/ Includes dining and buffet service.
Includes Communtatlon and Multiple Ride









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Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)


SiT STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
*TM 1%. '* 1954 1935 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954

"AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freightservice d ............ 224033 224156 6180 6282 23490 23 510 22 570 22598 52 240 52 390 8081 8072
2. Passenger service # ............ 121318 125272 3846 4137 11320 11619 11380 11561 26546 27317 4479 4669
3. Number of revenue tons carried.........1 924 329 868 1 700245564 50694447 46 644013 326 053 315 285 915 907 418 586 507 360 850 865 795 334269 693410785 172 889937 137 885787
4. Numberof revenuetonscarriedonemile(thous) 459 672 844 405 405 127 -7 008 003 6 583 084 62 862 127 55 391 448 74 001 356 63 024 707 143 871 486 124 999 239 44 317 941 33 168 181
5. Freightrevenue . . . 6 313 740934 $5 600 720279 $163 805 32 3 153 408 838 $958 554998 $876 118355$.l096 723149 $981452 444$2219 083470 $2 010 979 637 $445 862 062 $359876090
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commutation passengers*. ...... 184 562452 185937471 27 917502 27 669451 34483851 34936978 70 085 166 71631278 132 486519 134 237 70.7 71 501 66266
6-02. Allother passengers . . 138060480 143 479 617 16 680 183 18 032 144 20 360 154 20705060 60 743059 653562 923 97 783396 102 300 127 2 943977 3073 674.
6-03. Total . . . . 322 622 932 329417088 44 597 685 45 701 595 54 844005 55642038 130828225 135 194 201 230 269 915 236 537 ,834 3015478 3139 940
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers. . 3557411669 3536474035 596 181 361 572269275 652182289 658658913 14434437851466440715 2691807435 2697368903 1762611 1668708
7-02. All other passengers . ... 1801367971818 767338 160 1: .8 9 4 443 1 215 627 825 27694942312891704121 3 561 792382 3733 633593 7490 241056 7640965 539 449786 729 461 200 844
7-03. Total . . ... 21 571 09138722 303 812 215 1 755 135 804 1 787 897 100 3 421 676 520 3 550 363 034 5 005 236 167 5 200 074 308 LO 182 048 491 10 5368334 442 451 549 340 462 869 552
8. Passenger revenue:
8-01.Commuttionfares' .......... $752926 846 $71013 903 810614 548 $9 895 933 *15 173261 $14 797965 $31 984988 $29367409 $57 772797 $54061307 $27340 5 5575
8-02. Allother fares. 483 895 334 9512 338 304 135 125897 $37907459, 83 341 321 $89 186052 20 074 373 $25 083 510 238 541 5S,1 $252 177 021 (12 947 950 13365 770
8-03. Total . . . 559 188180 1583352207 $45 740 445 $47 803 392, 98 514582 $103 984 017 $152 059 361 $154450919 $296 314 386 $306 238 3286 12 975 290 *13391345
9. Passenger service trainrevenue I/. . $909 306584 $957758688 $61 714929 $64 611152 1L56 292 539 $168 390475 $210 891 966 $218362758 $428 899 434 $451364385 $22 802293 (23763319
10. Passenger train-miles . . . 224 869 494 239,423069 13 420 092 14 100 892 34 189 891 354635572 42 195985 43228921 89 805 968 92 793385 6060 929 6425463
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . ... 1210 352 619' 1274 326 57.0 61406549 62734779 184350526 191225151 253 831019 260483654 499 588094 514443584 31581588 33124489
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRA FIc:
12. Miles pe revenue ton per road . 238.9 238.4 138.2 141.1 192.8 193.7 176.8 174.7 180.9 180.3 256.3 240.5
13. Revenue per ton-mile . . 1.374 1.4310 2.337% 2.3300 1.525% 1.582% 1.482% 1.557% 1.542% 1.609% 1.006% 1.085
14. Revenue per ton per road. ........ $.3.28 $3.41 $3.23 $3.29 $2.95 *3.06 $2.62 $2.72 $2.79 $2.90 $2.58 $2.61
COMMUTATION PASSENGER TRAFriC:"
15-01. Miles per passenger per road. . 19.3 19.0 21.4 20.7 18.9 18.9 20.6 20.5 20.3 20.1 24.7 25.2
16-01. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.124 2.014 1.78 1.73 2. 2.25 2.22 2.00 2.15 2.00% 1.515 1.530
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road . 0.41 80.38 $0.38 $0.36 0.44 0.42 0o.46 0.41 (0.44 $0.40 $0.38 0.39
ALL OTHER PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road. . 130.5 130.8 69.5 67.4 136.0. 139.7 58.6 58.7 76.6 76.6 152.8 150.0
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.69 2.73 3.03 3.12% 3.01 3..08% 3.37% 3.350 3.18% 3.22% 2.88% 2.900
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $3.50 $3.57 $2.11 $2.10 $4.09 *4.31 $1.98 $1.97 $2.44 $2.47 $4.40 $4.35
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 66.9 67.7 39.4 39.1 62.4 63.8 38.3 38.5 44.2 44.6 149.7 147.4
16-03. Revenue per passenger-mile . 2.59 2.62% 2.61% 2.67% 2.88 2.93% 3.040 2.97% 2.91% 2.91% 2.87% 2.89%
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road 1.73 1.77 1.03 $1.05 $1.80 $1.87 $1.16 *1.14 *1.1.291.29 $4.30 $4.26
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 95.9 93.2 130.8 126.8 100.1 100.1 118.6 120.3 113.4 113.6 74.5 72,0
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 17.8 17.5 28.6 28.5 18.6 18.6 19.7 20.0 20.4 20.5 14.3 14.0
EASTERN DISTRICT
zOLWJDNO SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION ____

1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of roadpoperated at close of month:
1. Freight service .# . . ..60321 60462 37065 37 073 44942 44962 53770 53744 27935 27915 126647 126621
2. Passenger service .. . . 31025 31986 19486 20290 23087 24031 31325 31879 16395 17086 70807 72996
3. Number of revenue tons carried ....... 968 224 206 631 296 572 315 708495 294 475 185 238 8835745 205 953753 241 923 980 219 692 116 159 589 442 148827938 640 397 167 574 473 807
4. Number of revenuetoos carried one mile (thous) 188 189427 158167420 66 163 128 60 952 980 56 943 751 51341861 106 267 415 96 337675 42 109 123 38605191 205 320289 186284727
5. Freight revenue . . . 2664 945532 $2 3706555727 $891 154478 $856 356 233 $747 740055 $700 582 897 1432 928 261 334 752 694 $576 972 608 #538 172 728 2 757 640 924 2 573 508 319
6. Number of revenue passengers carried:
6-01. Commnutation passengers*. . 132 558020 134303973 20 146698 20385780 15 994 915 15192039 15 837413 15 990 575 25406 65 104 31 857734 31247718
6-02. All other passengers . . 100727373 105 373 801 9608746 10410062 10 101486 9911209 13 786 606 13604274 3836269 4180271 27 724361 27695754
6-03. Total ... ... . . 233 285 393 239677774 29 755444 30795 842 26 096 401 25103 248 29 624019 29594849 3 861 675 4245 375 59 582 095 58 943 472
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile:
7-01. Commutationpassengers... ..... 2693 570046 2699037611 248 186 303 242166611 317 126267 296 951109 298 145 279 297265872 383774 1052 832 615 655320 595269813
7-02. Allother passengers . ... 7s940 027785 8 302 166 383 2 442 069 893 2 600 297 220 1 745 268 926 1 807 354 710 4 916 086 207 5 002 330135 970 226 907 1055 189732 7 631 582040 7 864 874 577
7-03. ota ...... . . 10 633 597 831 11 001 203 994 2 690 256 196 2 842 463 831 2 062 395 193 2 104 305 819 5 214 231 486 5 299 596 007 970 610 681 1 056 242 564 8 247 237 360 8 460 144 390
8. Passeng. r revenue:
8-01 Commutationfares" . . 57 800 137 $54 086 882 $6 210471 $6 184865 $6 152 672 (5781997 $5 124252 *4948501 t5 314 $11638 $11 282 238 $10742136
8-02 All otherfares. . . 251 489 541 2 65 542 791 63 692440 .68239012 (37 519661 *39 647 372 $107 414433 113 046 067 23 779 259 *25 863062 168 713 353 178 556 501
8-03. Total . . . .. 309 289 678 (319 629 673 *69 902 911 #74 423 897 143 672 333 *45429369 $112 538685 *117 994 568 123 784 573 *25 874 700 *179 995 591 *189298637
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue/. . .451 701727 $475127704 120 000 080 *129 091257 $ 82 624 858 $86205674 *204 611499 $213684265 $50 368420 $53649788 $337604777 $553539727
10. Passenger train-miles .. . . 95 866 897 99 218 848 30 678 712 34 373 048 27 803908 30020746 54 045 351 57 995 367 16474626 17 815 060 98 323885 105 831 173
11. Passenger carrying car-miles . . 531 169 682 547568 073 173 256 013 189 861 486 125 625 739 133 616 348 307 408_405 324 834503 72 892 780 78446160 505 926924 536 897 011
AVERAGES
FREIGHT TRAFFIC:
12 Miles per revenue ton per road . 194.4 190.3 209.6 207.0 238.4 249.3 439., 438.5 263.9 259.4 320.6 324.3
13 Rfienue per ton-mdle. 1.4164 1.499% 1.347 1.405 1.313 1.365% 1.348 1.385 1.370% 1.394 1.343% 1.381
14. Revenae per ton per road $2.75 $2.85 $2.82 $2.91 3.13 #3.40 $5.92 $6.08 $3.62 $3.62 $4.31 $4.48
COMMUTATJON PASucNOER TArr.ic
5-01 Milde per passenger per road . 20.3 20.1 12.3 11.9 19.8 19.5, 18.8 186 15.1 16.2 19.3 19.1
16-01 Reenue per passenger-le ..... 2.15 2.00 2.50 2.550 1.94, 1.95 1.728 1.660 1.380 1.11 1.830 1.80
17-01 Reienue per passengerperroad . 0.44 (0.40 0.31 $0.30 *0.38 0.38 *0.32 *0.31 $0.21 (0.18 *0.35 *0.34
AtL OIRER PAaaENGER TRAFFIC
15-02. Miles per passenger.per road. . 78.8 78.8 254.2 249.8 172.8 182.4 356.6 367.7 252.9 252.4 275. 284.0
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile .. 3.17% 3.200 2.610 2.620 2.15 2.190 2.185 2.26% 2.451 2.45% 2.21 2.27
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road . $2.50 2.52 $6.63 (6.56 $3.71 ?4.00 $7.79 $8.31 $6.20 $6.19 $6.09 (6.45
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03. Miles per passengerper road. . 45.6 45.99 90.4 92.3 79.0 83.8 176.0 179.1 251.3 248.8 138.4 143
[6-03 Resenue per passenger-mile . 2.91% 2.91 2.60% 2.62% 2.12% 2.16% 2.16% 2.23% 2.45% 2.450 2.18 2.2,%
17-03 Reienue per passenger per road .. $1.33 $1.33 $2.35 $2.42 $1.67 $1.81 $3.80 s3.99 $6.16 $6.09 $ .02 $3.21
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 110.9 110.9 87.7 82.7 74.2 70.1 96.5 91.4 58.9 59.3 83.9 79.9
19, Revenue passenger-milee per car-mile 20.0 20.1 15.5 15.0 16.4 15.7 17.0 16.3 13.3 13.5 16.3 15.6


I tep el in n g en r neofthemil ae reported at the lose of each month within the period.l
* Includes Codtton iand uffe ltl e .id e.
SIncludesCOsatAtiOn mad Multiple Ride


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1955 0 360310(6)


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


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FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1955 AND 1954








Subject to revision


I !. OF FL Lit.






| U S. DEPOMTOMY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08855 0081 INTERSTATE, COMMERCEE' COMMfSSION
BUREAU OF TRANSI ORT ECbNOMCS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS .,OF ASS I STEAM'RAILWAYS -IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics represating 129 steam railw6 *
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPAfNES- NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE 110MTR1 OF OCTOBER 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)
OCTOBER 1955


UNITED STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT.1AKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN RmGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 '1955 1954. 1955 195y
AGGREGATES 1 .
Mles of road operated at doe of month
I Freight service 223898 .&24 233 6176 6280 23484 23511 22566 22 59 52229 52 384 8071 8099
2. Pasmner ervce .. 119771 12350 .. 3844 3946 1129B 600 11 27 11 52A 26414 27069 4407 .4 ,89
3, timber of revenue toerned 2459822284 208715047 434-9241 .,4 871064 40 763800 34034745 51959210 41174050 .98072t451 81197965S9 22205340 18407489
4. Numberlrevenueton arnedona mile(thous) 58 415 327, SQ0 42 69 789 46 5 14 820 8025867 6 760 9504347 -740070 $ 3 9 5 98 287 440.3 41702
5. Freight revenue $777945745 6079189324 174420 8 15 95 78822 (117 859 7 1 1100255`785 613776842.9 11090614 4 7 ,08 3.46 227199 692 1577178582 45699586
6. Number of revenue passengers arrived ,
6-01 Commutauon paangef'. : 8029886, Q07081a l 38882144 3165 313 4146851 4002639 8-318424 7,951221 L747419 15119173 66.00 7090
6-02.All utherpassengers 14288 266 .1460811X 1650082, 1683938 2117153 21709312 6566658 61518689 10333893 .10673556 265426 26,4400
6-03. oal 3S1175,8 5 A 3553Q923 4.932226 5049251 6264004 6173570 14885082 14469910 86q81312 25692731 272026 27 490
7 Number of re.er.,e pmamngers carried one mile I I t
7-l1 Commutaion paeengers' 42541016 3954445554 70238674 66845957 789639517 7483775. 173127703 161296182 32330334 302979691 165036 178526
7-42 All otier paMngers 1726 812 492 1'795 83 39. 107445557 124086908 276 80649 297313218 360 88147 3710021894 745.13568B 792492020 41489744 4035 661
S7-03.,Total ...... .. ..... 2 1525273 59 8 190 72945 177684231 190932865 35577606 37 150970 53400912 532-31807 107466 019 1095401 911 41654780 40535187
8. Passenger revenue:
I Com.lrtauonfares' .. 8976 6837. 8207 025 1240050 6 11 6259.1 1808139 1680654 3845 865 3513230 (6094054 66356475 25-",6 2`86
2. Another fares 46876 76 49B08709 3233839 3734 2.6. 8384362 8999 678 12293096 12713797 23911.297 .5447971 .1231982 18771S
8-03 Total ...... .. 5 2.l 57 290734 4473889 4896867 0.192 501 10680532 161368961 16227027 030805351 631804446 61234558 a 121 501
9.Passenger rvice train revenue/ ... 97 68218 ,.99347563 (6256177 $6797149 $74593 46- 17823164 $23317400 24149157 $47032923 648769470 $2317543 $2401362
10. Passer.ger ir.mn-mies. .4676517 26222947 1334462 1506222 3845883 3913838 44-674613 4824389 9654938 10244449 652767 703912,
11.Paer.ger carryingear-mile. ....... 1271i99&16 1347.78036 5860868 6491754 19980485 20752254 27420441 27748147 53'6I794 54992155 3317184 3403 52
AVERAGES
FREIcirr TRAric:.
12 Mdes per revenue ton per road . 237.5 42. -147.6 .7 196.9 202.2 182.9. 180.2 186.8 84
13 Revenue per ton.-mile . 32. 0.2W ,2.2130 + 2.2320 1.4681 .,457O 1.450 1.40 1."491 1.49- 5 0.9 .
14 Rveueper tonperroad . 3.1 3.5 3.27 .28 2.89 .95 92.65 2.63 2.78 2.80 62.60
COMMirr.noN PasuiNoan TAnc'R ic
15-01 Mdileperpamenger per ad . ,19.5 19.0 ,21.4 21.1 19.0 18.7 20.8 20.3 20., 2 0.0 x.o
6-1 Reenue perp le 2.11( 2.08 1.77. ? 1.74 2.29 2.25 : 2 2.22 2.18 2.1 2.10. ,
17-01 Revenue per _anger per road . 0.41 0.40 60.38 0.37 60.44 .6 0.44 (. (0.42 6 0.4
ALL OTrER PASSENGERoz1AMC
10.. Milesperpassengerpetod. . 120.9 122.9 65.1 65.9 130.7 137.0 55.0 56.9 72.1 74.9 46.3 26
10-02., KIvenue perpasengerDle . 2.710 2.73% 3.01% 3.010 3.030 3.039 3.41l 3.43' 3 3.211 13:210 s?7 ?22
17-M:' R nue per pa engeeper road.. 3.28 63.36 1.96 01.98 $3.96 4.15 6 1.87 ,1.95 6 2.31 6 2.41 1
TOTrAL PAersOuat TaiAmec:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road. . 59.6 61.9 36.3 37.8 56.8 60.3 35.9 36.8 40.9 42.6 153.1 11-9.3
l6-fi Re er.u per pesaenger.nmie 2.600 2.6201 2.522 2.56% 2.86 2.87% 3.02% 3.05 2.89% 2.90% 2.96 3.01%
17-03 Revenue per pameenger per road 61.55 $1.62 60.91 60.97 11.63 11.73 $1.08 61.12 $1.18 61.24 $4.54 4.
is Revenue prasenger-mdes per train-mile 87.2 83.5 133.2 126.8 92.5 95.1 114.2 110.3 108.3 106.9 63.8 .6
19 .Revenue paeenger-mdeeper ear-m e 16.9 16.3 30.3 29.4 17.8 17.9 19.5 19.2 20.0 19.9 12.6 .9
EASTERN DISTRICT
Sm zITc icuaso SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
IEM POCAHONTAS REGION _
t, ; + 191955 19514 1955 195' 1955 1955 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES '"
Miles of road operated as cloae of monLth-
1. Freihrnce 60300 60483 37028 37105 44897 44964 5' 3 53775 27940 27906 126570 2645
2. Passengr service .. 3062b1 31658 19 205 19875 22836 23385 30871 31639. 6038 16948. ,69 74 7972
Number of revenue tons earned 120277b91 99487348 39901966 35600744 36009326 2687031,4 .30827441 29577-031 18965904' 17179610 85602(>71 73626955
4. Numberofrevenue onaca rnedone mul thou) 24163717 19 715 315 8277761 75140559 7763674 6 381796 13196 823 12 543789 5015352 4387935 25973849 23.313520
5. Freight reenue 6330820 C00 92+.7289S-7782 L8.06 849 1053 98 934 26 1,00485133 185 748502 172 729177 IL.1 910880 67 064.132 596958386 340276442 (07355220
& Number of revenue pasengers carried.
6-01 CommutationpaMenters' 15754019- 8126263 2 38 947 2 2826635 1961285 1647036 1793813 1.757723 7 2 r 12822 155 3756320 3409914
6-02 Alloter pasenger 10599319 : 10)837956 872 781 919155 983057 994 186 1451 732 1 440 439 81 377 416373 2816166 2850998
6-03 Total 2 353338 5'964282 191728 3145790 294434.2 2641. 282, 3%241545-! 3-i9B-16 3828599 421288 6572486 6.860912
7 Number of revenue passengers earned one mlde
7-01 Commulationpassengera 322495370 303158417 29160 902 A26589'479' 39 662417 32639 384, 33929 997 32993831 12330 984440 '3 804 744 65717658
7-02 ,l orherpasengers 786620 429 532 778681 213207 959 210323.194 155542253 174439366 479289408 473-528 366 92 207 443 104193784 726 979 104 752 161 5.16
7-03 total 1109120799 1 135937096 242368861 236912673- 195404670 207078750,o. 513159405 50652200 9Z2.19773 104278224 800783848 817879 174
8. PaM8ng'r revenue:
8- Commnuiaionfaree' 8960 30- 6359 261 700164 6 66889 76629 6 30 14 3 60923 0 549789. 8 4 43 $1379043 .1 180675
S6-62 Allolherfare, .. 4379 28666666 6 5 514 8 29320 6 595 306 3916 403. 10550618 1 10610,298 ,2272875 256 o02 16218799 1'7087703
8-0 Toal 32039S09 33025947 6 21476'2 5996 209 4164,935 6 4s654: 1 159 848 11 160Q87 227305.9 2561945 9.1759784 6'18268578
O Pasger eerce tran revenue 5/ 4$350466 ,51170032 612263058 611900 350 68688827 68956 333 621.894690 621512878 S451..-77 (5801170 $36068b94 636276a38l
10 eaagertrainmulea 10 0770 10948361 3390018 3667267 3018648 3290647 5956094 6382959 1804052 1933713 10776794 11607.19
11 Pamengercarryingear-mill 56576970 58 395677 17650278 18321694 12851451 14609 325 32348180 34983452 7790729 84478 90 5V 970360. 58 06 667
AVERAGES
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12. Mde per revenue ton per road .... ... .00.9 98.2 '-267.5 211.1 215.6 237.5 428.1 424.1 264.3 255.4 30a 36
13. Revenue per teon-mile 1.369 1.291% 1.3170 1.294 : 1 344 1.309 1.291 1.338 1.3600 1.310 ,.. 1.316"
14 Revehue per ton per road ... 62.75 24 .68 2.78 2.79 .29 5.60 5.47 3.54 3.47 63.97 *4.17
COMMuTraTno PaegNania TauAmc* e6 1 1
15-01 Miles pr passenerper roa 20. 2.00 12.6 11.9 20.19.8 189 18.8 10.1 16.4 19+6 19.3
261, Revenue pepaesenser-mle .. 2.10 2.400 .51 1.93 93 1.80 1.67 i 1.49 1.1 1.857 1.80
17-01 Revenue per puer perper road 0.44 .0.42 (0.30 0.30 (0.39 60.34 0.31 .15 0.18 0.37 60.35
Au. OTHER PASCENGou T;Am= c '
I1-02. Miles per p genger per road -74.2 76.8 44.3 228.8 158.2 175.5. '"330.1 328.7 241.8 250.2 258,1 26.8
16-02 Revenueper pamsnger-ai 3.20 .3.20 259% 2.53% + ?. 5 2.20 2.244 2.46 i 2.46 2;23 .-. 3a
17-02 Reenue p enerperoad 2.37 2.46 6.32 .80 .5 7.27 7.37 $5 .96 6.15 15.76,. .99
TOTAL PABeN.o TaluaC:
15-03, Miles per passener per mad. 42.1 43.4 75.9 5.3 66 .4 78.4 158.1 158.4 21.0 217.4 121.8 130.&
16-03 Revnue per paesnger-mlle .890 2.91 2_.56% 2.53% 2.13 2.20. 2.17 2.D '*- 2.466 2.460 2.W20 2.23W
17-03 Reve.ue perpamengerper toad 4 1.22 $1.27 61.95 $1.91 1.141 61.72 (3.44 (3.49 5.94 66.08 62.68 62.92
18 Retenue passenger-mileper tram-mile. 105.6 103.8 71.5 64.6 64..7 62.9 86.2 79.4 51.1 53.9 74.3 70.5.
19. Revenue pseuenger-nules per car-mle 19.6 19.5 13.7 12.9 15.2 14.2 15.9 14.5 11.8 12.3 15.1 1.1

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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT. ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC. STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways
SWITCHINGG AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OS.D)


UNITED STATES ;NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
1955 95 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close 'of month
1. 1Feightjervice 224018 224168 6180 6282 23 4 0 23510 22 570 22 598 52 240 52 390 8 079 8075
2. Pmasengeraervice .. 121164 125095 3846 4118 11318 11617 : 11370 11557 26534 27292 4472 4661
3. Number of revenueons carried 170 416 98 9 198960611. 56043688 515515077 366 31 c.81 319950652 "470 038044 403024915 693 513 413 774490644 1950952877 156293276
4. NonberofreveflueiWncarredrfelile(thoi 58 089066 '455 948 021 a 7797468 7297904 706888 88 62 274208 83 SQ5703 70625414 162 192059 140 197526 50 161'979 37,685209
Freight revenue 7091686679$64 9909602 $181 279 531 '$1693666601076 414 709 $976374080 234 91578L 09 438589 2 492185818 l 238179 329 4503579914 $405575 676
6. Number of revenue pam~ner.gra earned
601 Commulaujrpaasdner." 206891738 ~ '06700263 31S19646 30834764 38630702 36939617 1 403590 795813499 48233938 149386880 78101 73356
6-02 Aother psseng*r' 152346746 15808772 8' 8 3Q265 19V916082 284 77 2 0 7 22875991 63097i.7 70081612 10d1172098 112873685 3209403 3-338074
H-S Total 35o 740 484 3o4 788 0O.1 49 529 911 50750846 61 108 009 61'815608 145 71'3307 149 664 11 25 6 351 2 262 30565 3287 504 3411.430'
7. Number of revenue paisergers carried on. mile.
7-O' CommuLa.ien panmengEm* 82 872685 3931 99 589 666420035 639 115232 731 146 246 7 3S496665 '616571 488-1627 736897 '3014 137769 3000348794 1927647 1847234
7-02 Allotherpawuengfer 9 740 4 9 210 20 562 001571 1 266 400 000 1 33971473 3 3 046 302 880 3189 017339 3 92Z 673 861 4104 655 487 8 23s 176 741 8533387559 491 276 473 501 557 505
7-03. lotal 23 7234364 695 24 494 541160 1 932 820 03 1 978>829 9653 777 449126 3 922514004 5539 245349.5 73, 39'2 38411' 249 514 0 11633736353 493204120 503404739
8. enr renue
01. C auon re .. 8426683 79 20 928 $i 854 598 1" O58 524 16 981 400 16478619 =$35 830,853 (32 880639 84666851 60417 782 9916 28361
8-02 A9othriefaes.... .. 0 771 992 $561 428 01 3 36 359 736 41 6417 5 5 91 725683 8 39185930 132 367469 *137 797307 *262'45 6 8 4277624992 $14179932 114584485
8-03 oal .615 040 675 640 64 941 50 214 33 4 52 700 279 $108 707.08 3 6 14 664 4 9 16 198 322 1170 677 946 S`97119739 7 338042774 $14209848 514.612 846
9. Pasengrervicetram reverse./ '.. 1006988 58 $10057'108253 (67971106 P71408301 $173 751885 (186213639 $234209131 $42 511915 $475 932 12 500133855 $25119836 $26164681
10. Pesengert i- le 249 546 0.1 65646 016 14 754 554 15 607 114 38035754 39 377 410 46 870 598 48053310 99 60 906 103037 834 6 713696 -7129375
11. Paenger rge ar-miles '. 337 552 35 1409'104607 67 267 417 69226533 234 331011 211 977405 281 251460 288231801 552849888 569435739 34 898772 36528011
AVERAGES
FeaxoHT TRA ic"
12i Mduesperrvenueon perroad...... 238.7 238.8 139.1 141.7 193.2 194.6 177.4 175.2 181.5 181.0 257.1 241.1
13 Recent perton-mile 1.3699 1.421' .325 2.321 1,518 1,5689 -1.478% 1.547 .537 1.596% 1.004 1.076%
14 Revenopernonperrmad . 3.27 3.39 3.23 $3.29 -$2.93 3.05 62.62 62.71 2.79 62.89 $2.58 $2.59
CeUMUTATION PAssUM ot TRA IIC:
1.' per passenger perroad. . 19.3 19.0 21.4 20.7 18.9 '-18.8 20.6 20.5 20.3 20.1 24.7 25.2
-0o nusper;-pamsenger-e . 2.12 2.01 1.78 1.73 2.32 25 .22# 2.02 2.15 2.01 1.I 1.54
17-=01. Iue per pasenger'pertad . $0.41 0.38 0.38 0.36 10.44 $0.42 $0.46 $0.41 (0.44 $0.40 0.38 0.39
ALL OTHEp PASENoGEar1 TRAFFIC:
15-)2. Mleperp anger per road . 129.6 130.1 69.1. 67.3 135.5 1?9.'. 58.3 58.6 76.2 76.5 1533.1 150.3
16-02 Revenue per p nenger-mile 2.69 2.730 3.03 3.11 3.01 .06 .37 3.36 3.19 ,3.22 2.89 8.91
17-02 Revenue per pbmvr.ger per oad. 63.48 3.55 1 $2.09 $2.09 0.08 .29 $1.97 $1.97 12.43 $2.46 64.48 4A.37
TOTAL PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-03 Milles per pauer.gei per road 66.1 67.1 39.0 39 0 61.8 63.5 38.0 38.3 43.9 44.4 150.0 147.6
16-o. Reniiueperpassenger-mile 2.590 2.62 2.60 .666# 2.88 2.92 ;..0 2.98% "2.91 2.91% 2.88. 2.900
17-03 ReVenue per passenger per toad 1.71 $1.76 $1.01 1.04 61.78 $1.85 l1.15 $1.14 1.28 61.29 *42-2 $4,28
18 Revenue prsenger-miles per ran-mie 95.1 92.2 131.0 126.8 99.3 99.6 111.2 119.3 112.9 '112.9 73.5 70.6
19 Revenue pa ger.er-milea perr.r-mile 17.7 17.4 28.7 28.6 18.5 18.5 19.7 19.9 20.3 20.4 14.1 13.8
EASTERN DISTRICT : ,
S; TE ; INCLUDNRI .O SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
TEM POCAHONTAS REGION____________________ ____________________
1955 1954- -19.5 '1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 19595 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Mdea of road operated at close of month:
1. Freigbservice# 0..... 605319 60465 3706 37077 44939 4496. 53704 53749 27936 27914 12663 1 626
2 Passenervice . . 3106 31 93 19457 20249 23062 23 965 31280 31855 16359 17073 70701 2893
3 Numberofreuvenue onsrarried 08o 60'a90 930783920 355610461 330074592 9 274 8930771 .232 824 067 272:751421, 949269147 178,555346 166007548 726199838 6481.0078
4 Numnberefremenuqglone tafedone nule lhous 212 3547036 1777682 735 7 440889 66 467 03 9 64 707 425 57,723657 119 464258 108 8814 6 47 122 476 42 993 12 6 31 94 19 209 596247
5 ightenue 95 765 7 32 2 643 755 05 (998 003581 $955 291 05 8 $848 225.188 $786 331399 It605657,438 1496663 574 644034.-4,0 $597 8 8566 0-97 917 3 66 2 880 863 539
06 N1. omnmutmnpnrgerm"d 4d 3120,39 149430236 22465645' 2 612415' 17 956 200 16,85907 17 631 226 17 748 298 86 61 70 259 3614054 34 6573
6-02. Al other pssenWe ,1 326 092 li 211759 10481527 11329217 11084543 10905 3S9 15238358 15044713 42S17 6446 4596644 30540527 30546752
03 Lta 'l2596387,31 265641,995 32947 172' 39416328 29040743 27744470 32869564 328793011 4244274,. 4666903 66154581 65204384
7 Numbifr revenue passengers cared 9ne mile
7 N-01.rb-qnu a rion p ee" m. 3 16 065416 3'004Gd96028 277 347 205 268 756090 356988684 329590493 332075 276 330209706 396104 1137 272 6849460 064 660 9687 471
7-0 H otarpsenere 6 72 6653 214 i 134 945 064 2 654 5 277 8 2 2 810 620 414 1 900 811179 1 981 794 076 5 395 315 615 5 475 818 501 1 062 434 350 1159 38.3516 8 358561144 8617 036093
7-03 froal 1742 71863012 137 141092 932 250o7 3079376504 2 257 799863 2311 384569 5727 390 8915 806.118207 1062 830 454 1160 520788 9048 021208 9278023564
8-01 Con ionfem.... i.54 696767 6 66$446 143 t6 '910 635 66 851774; Y $A922 301 .6 412140 $5733482 549829Q a,2$498 .t248581 $S2661o881 6 aj92011
&-02 Alqt$lerare. . .. 76 636 820 292209477 *o9 207-020 73568 332 40 914 967 643 563 775 6117 965 051 $12365365 26 08134 44064 $184 93 152. 195 644204
-0 T .. ta. $341 329 587 $352655620 176 117.855 880420106 547837268 149975915 $123698533 $129154655 526057632 28'434'64'5 197593433 $207567215
9. Paren4gerevi train raenue ./. .. ... ..501051 958 5286298536 (132 263139 $140991608 $91 313574 $95162008 6226 506189 $235203143 55 853598 559450958 $373673 361 $38981609
10. P t]senglt; .ram-muiee ... 106 374 6 02 110167209 34 068730 38040315 30822 556 33311393 60001445 64378326 38 278678 19748773 109 102 679 1174 3492
I. anger carrying -miles ': 587 748 660 605963750 190906291 208 183180 138 d57 190 148225673 339 756 585 359817955 80683509 86914049 558 897 F84 504 9 7677

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12 Mi m.prevenue ton perread 19.1 191.1 209.3 207.4 235.4 247.9 638.0 4,36.8 263.9 f59.0 318.5 323.*
18 Rebw nue per to-mile .. 1..11 1.186 1.3 1.395 '1,311 1 362 1.344 1375 1.367 911.3390 1.374'
14. Reveniepertop perroad. $2.75 $2.8' $2.81 4$2.89 43.09 .38 5.9 .00 -3.61 3.60 4.27 4.45
Com 01Meper p uagerper road 20.3 20.1 12.3 11.9 19.9 19.6 18.8 18.6 14.9 16.2 19 19.1
16- Revenueparpassenger-mud 2.1r5 2.01o 2.49 2.55 1.949 1.95% 1.?30 1.66 1.39 1.110 1 1
17-01. Revenue rpassenerperroad 0. 40.0 $0.31 .$0.30 $0.39 $0.38 (0.33 $9.31 ,0.21 6(0.18 Q. 360.
ALL OreTH Passen Ta.nr'w
15-0Mbs perpa. engerpetread 78.4 78.6 2533. 248.1 171.5; .81.7 54.1 3 4.0 251.9 252.2 273.7 232.
16-0 ,4evenue perpsenngermie 3.17 3.200 2.61 2.62 2.150 2.200 2.19 2.26% 2.45 2.45# 2.2ai 12
17-02. iEnuepegpa ngrper e mad (2. 8 $2.51 $6.60 6.49 5.69 69.99 67.74 $8.22 6.18 I$6.18 6.06 6.40
TOTAL PsMs[ITR "ilC
1- lper pmenger pe road '5.2 45.7 89.0 90.7 77.7 83.3 174.2 177.1 2504 248.7 136.8
18-J. Revenue pen passenger-mile 2.91w 2.91% 2.600 : 2.61% 2.12# 2.16% 2.16# 2.22# 2. # 2.454 2.180 .
17-03. Revenue pet passenger W"road 61.31 $1.33 12.31 $2.37 1.65 61.2 0 .3.76 $3.94 $6.1 609 $2.99 .3.18
18 Revennuepamenker-nulesper trin.rmds.. 110. 110.2 86.1 81.0 3.3 69. 95.5 90.2 58.1 5.8 82.9 79.0
19 Bevenuepasener.-mdlesperear-mie 20.0 20.0 15. 14.8 16.3 156 16.9 16.1 13.2 13. 16.2 1.
...Po ..olo
SRepresents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
/ Includes 2aln 8 and buffet service.
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BUREAU OF" TRANSPORT ECONOMIC AMND4TAT.ISICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OBtCLASS 1 STM I lI LWAT& IN 'THE UNITED STATES
Compiled front 121 reports of rmeaue traffic statlOimewermi ., z9 .rteama railwayp
(SWITCHING ANM TERMINAL CO iftMES INOT INCLUDED)
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Inolutes tlinig sad buffet Ierries.
* Ogludema omentation and Multiple Ride.


g'y *-,--...-- UNITED STATES .: NEW. ENGLAND REGION 'GREAT LAKE.ItREION CWITRALLAST.RN/REGION EASTERN STRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
.. 1-1 ITEM "-1955 1A~ 3954 +1935 2x9..
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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31262 088550107 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
SFLO -- -- BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS
REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of revenue traffic statistics representl "129 iteash railways
,* M96 '(SWITCHING AND tERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
5 5" FOR OTH IE6N OF DECEMBER 1955 AD 1954

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Statement No. M-220 (OS-D)
DECEMBER 1955


ITEM \,J TE STATES NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
19 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
-AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated R EClose of month 522488'096 8099
1. r'mglod r oseome ..h 223794 224100 61S2 6180 23486 23495 22417 22573 52055 52248 6096 8099
2. Pasengerervce. .. . 119265 122832 3844 3850 11294 11599 10981 11:528 26119 26977 4412 4575
3. Numberrof'revenueLor. carried 212079469 193386945 5894824 5301737 37342584 33955,555 48085431 41- 04108 91322639 80761400 19422044 16500890
4.umbrrevenuelonscarriedonemileithous. 51756884 45945.340 831557 735358 7.456626 6429059 8389909 70.12797 16678092 14177214 5145728 4022791
Freghrevenue 706833882 652590495 18 481590 16 707 160 o10 998 242 *101205 736 (124 1i88'61 8 $104 290 045 6253668450 $222 202 941 $52 274 841 *44029692
6. NuCombr uratonpeed 20653895 20483129 3042300 3174546 3971333 3976519 7554959 7729669 14568592 14880734 7807 7608'
6-02 Allotherpasngers 16965500 16742638 2109114 8210156 2552261 2517019 7243533 714346.5 11904908 11-870640- 345305 355497;
6-3 Total 37619455 37'225767 5151414 5384702 6523594 6493538 14798492 14873134 26473500 26751374. 353112 363105
7. Nunb berof reriue phadeogers carried one nule:
7-01 CmNureationrpassengersr : 394356588 388693265 649't 3 2 3 3 66609688 73 322 198 73828.326 156198469 156405259 294493900 296903273 193726 190608
7-02 Allotherpassenge 2251536087 2234587269 147990600 149 084 3553 3 38128 358342708 438925433 440681432, 942755161 948 32572 54889414 56080510
7-3 Total 2645894 675 2623280534 212 964 833 216 418 121 429 160326 432171034 595123902 ,597146690 1237249061 1245735845 55083140 '56271118
8 P Com err ionfres 8634786 $8233353 1147,671 210359 (1752185 $1730135 $3620916. $3457415 6560772 J6397909 3280 o3060
-02 Alloherfares .... ..... 1319660 $60729513 14405296 64505373 $ 1538140 I1491917 147145-37 .L4620679 $10 657973 40617969 1552 o830. I1666379
S ITotal ;.... .... 9954446 $68962866 $5592-967 $5715752 1 13290325 $13222052 P8335453 $18078094, $37218745 $37015878 61526110 61609439
9. Passenger sern i. rain reenue/ $... 6123980941 $121121419 $7.612075 $7740215 $22879318 $20655146 626897518 ,926759052 57388911 $55154413 $3 007909 63195881
10. Pasengerrsmdes 26154555 27255768 1486461 1564818' 4092555 4091848 4922189 5095544 10501205 10752210 713861 776128
11. Passengertarr).ngcar-mdes 140178042 145049306 6916696 7261711 21893891 22301583 29438611 30257706 58249198' 59821000 3645658' 3801845
AVERAGES
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12." Milesperrevenue ton per road . 244.0 237.7 141.1 138.7 199.7 189?, 1714.5 169.0 182.6 175.5 26.9 243.
13. Revenueier ton-mile . 1.366 1.420. 2.2231 2.272 12,4894 1.572 f 1.4800 1.4870 1.5210 1.567% 1.0160 1.095
14. Revene per tonperroad. .. . $3.33 63.38 (3.1 $3.15 62.97 02.98 $2.58 $2.51 $2.78 $2.75 (2.69 $2.67
COMMUTATiON PAssxENGER TRAFFIC:
1-01. Mileperpasengerperroad. . 19.1 19.0 21.4 21.0 185 18.6 20.7 20.2 20.2 20.0 24.8 25.1
16-01. Revenue per passnger-mnile 2.19 2.12 -1.830 1.820 3 2.3 2.22 2.21L 2.23 2.150 169 1.619
17-01. Revenue per p&enger per road. ...$ 0.42 0.40 $0.39 $0.38 60.04 0 0.w44 $0.48 (0.45 $0.45 $0.43 $0.42 00.40
ALL OrHER' PASSENGER TRAFFIC:
15-02. Miles per passenger per road . 132.7 133.5 70.2 67.8 139.4 142.4 60.6 61.7 79.2 79.9 159.0 157.8
1-02. Revenue per passenger-mile ....2.7 2.72 2.98 3.01 .24 3.21 3.35 3.32 3.2 3.232 2.86
17-02. Revenue per passenger per road. ... $3.61 $3.63 $2.09 $2.04 $4.52 $4.57 $2.03 12.05 $2.5 $2.58 $4.41 4.52
TOTALr PASSENGER TRAcFFI:
15-03. Miles per passenger per road . 70.3, 70.5 41.3 40.2 65.8 66.6 40.2 40.1 46.7 46.6 156.0 135.0
16-03. Revenueper passenger-mile 2... 2.630 2.63 2.64 3.10% 3.06d 3.08% 3.03 3.01 2.97 2.77% 2.860
17-03. Revenue per passenger per road .. $1.86 $1.85 $1.09 $1.06 $2.04 $2.04 $1.24 $1.22 $1.41 $1.38 $4.32 $4.43
18. Revenue passenger-miles per train-mile. 101.2 96.2 143.3 138.3 104.9 105.6 120.9 117.2 117.8 115.9 77.2 72.5
19. Revenue passenger-miles per ear-mile 18.9 18.1 30.8 29.8 19.6 19.4 20.2 2 19.7 21.2 20.8 15.1 14.8
EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM INCLUDINs SOUTHERN REGION NORTHWESTERN REGION CENTRAL WESTERN REGION SOUTHWESTERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION _
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954
AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1 FreightMservicer......." .......... 60151 60347 37014 37096 44917 44975 5376' 53776 27945 27906 126029 126657
2. Passengerservice .. . ............. 30531 31552 19045 19682 22836 23208 30815 31639 16038 16751 69089 71598
3. Number of revenue tons carried ........ 110744883 97262290 39055298 34973551 17526034 17401877 27001955 26445323 17751299 17243904 62279288 61091104
4. Number of revenue tons carried one mile (thous) 21823 820 18 200005 8092845 7026752 5542 717 5 300 418 11506322 108888114 4791180 4 550 051 21840?219 208718583
5. Freight revenue. .3...............05943291 $266232633 $107678278 $99015108 $74266221 $73369861 $154746634 1151408447 $64199461 $62564446 $293212316 287342 754
6. Number of revenue passengers carried: "2
6-01.Commutinationpassaengers.*. .......14576399 14888342 12595563 1968264 17168280 1752388 1762765 11 "869403 888 4732 3481933 3626525
6-02. Mle otherpasDue on per . 12250213 .12226 17 1285458 1188196 1279624 1254231 104.6672 966.1 160421 477299 489856 35429889 352805
6-03.Total .................. ..26 826 612 27114479 3-881021 3156460 2997904 2986 619 3435 751 113473 621 478 18,7 494588 6 911 822 6954828
7. Number of revenue passengers carried one mile: 1. 1 *09 .3.351.91 8
7-01. Commutatperionpassengeroad.. . 294 68726 29709881 312.34634 2 830985924354.136507 3733647 53088941 34577644 8880 78234 6823432 6889525
7-02. Ul other passengers ......... 97644-575- 10049 .3082 332938434 301 568 555 203455990 216168614 5930501,48 587-276113 :124 448 940 124660905 920955078 928105632
7-03. eveotalnue per paen per road 292 332201 15 02006963 64373068 324778414 2580.592497 249902261 626139089 621853757 124457820 124739139 989189406 996495157
8A. POras PABrevenue: TRAIC:
"I OCommutation fars .. 66564052 .66400 964 6785 057 60590,30 6 $68190 $664'22 5 $ 5 gY 3 3 9 $5,766 -6 7 #'*m1A8 $ 857 612850677 *1242.754
8-02. le pother paenger per res oad. . 81.4 82.2 259.0 253. 8 159.0 17581 1300375 3667 18 2603.0 02459 04502 554725
8-0. Total....perenge . 8744855 38625317 2.48888 8 .6541070 2.160897 5427037 13601062 2.17343 990 3056 02545 720705 21796479
9. Passengerse....raire.nue. $60396820 583 50294 $17884325 .$16723 1 .69 6lIo3.44 $11691 $27.352882 ($707782 $7735 t30 $7505511 $45699796 $6.18










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1603. Revenue per passenger-mile .000 2.97< 2.60 2.639 2.13 2.17 20 .141.15) 22.4 2.437 2.7 329.1
13. Re~enue per tonmile...................... .1.40% 1.3 1.311.401. .38 1.5 1.3910 .1400% 1.381% 1.3430 1.3870
14. Revenue per n er per road .7 70 1.82 74.96 $3.84 2(6$2$34 26712 3.6214 $4.70
COMuT'AroN Peaez TnAoc:*
15-01. MRevenupe p ssenger pertrain .-mile. 20.2 20.0 12.1 11.8 20.6 .2 19.3 18.8 518.6 .4- 16.5 1.6187.8.9
16-01. Revenue per pasnger -mile ....... ,232 2.150 2.500 2.540 1.960 1.97% 1.81i 1.60 1!0J% 1.88% 1.
17-01. Revenue per passengerper road 0.45 $0.0:4 $0.30 $0.30 $0.40 $0.38 $o,34 60.31 60.17 $0.18 $0.37 $0.34
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1&-02. Wasperpassengerparroad.... 8.1.4 82.2 259.0 253.8 159.0 175.1 35'4.5 3661. 260.7 254.5 268.5 278.9


1-02. Revenue er passenger-mile per ar-mile 20.9 20. 16.8 1.5 175 17.1 218.3 2.17.4 14.3 42143 17252 2.2169
17-. Revenue perpasining engert erroad 3 26.7 6.69 $. 7.77 7.966. $617 6 18
TOTAL PAs Tomai2.A TiAITa" ****A C T :.
15-03. Milesperpassenger per road ...... 48.2 48.0 93.9 102.9 79.6 83.7 182.2 179.0 260'3. 252.2 1143.1 1143.3
16-03. Revenueper passenger-nule ..... 3 .0 2.971 2.600 2.63% 2.13% 2.17' 2.170% 2.1'. 250N O-"2:143% 2.200 2.19%
eea o 1. C422.44 $2.1$1.70 $1.82 0 6 2o4.14
18. Revenue passenger-miles per-train-mile .115.2112.9 99.1 -8.6 74.2 73.8 1 1.0-67.4- 6.0" 7.81 .
19. Revenuepasenaermiesper car-mile 20.9 20.5 16.8 14. 717.118.3 17. 4 14.3. 14.3 17.5.16.9

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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

REVENUE TRAFFIC STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121, reports of revenue traffic statistics representing 129 steam railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TWLVE MONTHS BDED VWIT DE CNBR 1955 AND 1954


Statement No. M-220 (OSD)


UNITED STATES I NEW ENGLAND REGION GREAT LAKES REGION CENTRAL EASTERN REGION EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION
ITEM
1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1953 1955 4954 r 1955 1954
-AGGREGATES
Miles of road operated at close of month:
1. Freihtservicea#.............. 223995 224166 6 176 6270 23490 23 509 22 556 22595 582222 52374 8080 8 07-
2. Passengerserviee #............ .120 832 124736 3 846 4078 11 313 11616 11 279 11552 26438 27246 4462 4646
3 Number of revenue ton carried. 82 618 076 87a 8307 905 835 67 648 291 62058 594 444 771 459 388 960930 570 257 949 487 780267 1082 677 699 938 799 791 2355376 757 190087249
4 Numberofrevenueloncarnedonemdethot.us' 623 591 023 549241663 94390 291 8 732 516 85 827 641 75 254 892 100 628 805 84 983 018 195 846 737 168 970 426 60 7228841 46034 870,
5 Freightrevenue .( 543 043 280 $7 b028 54 911 217 930 797 202 362 709: L 299 752 820L .179 574 42 1L 489 023 579q' 305 513 712 03 006 707 196 2687450 848 609 378810 492 431558
6 Number of reMends pMengere earned.869
6 N01. Commutation psengers..... 247758937 249068647 37436187 37426945 46377760 46972954 935794639 955631823 177608586 179963 722 93829 88269
6-02. Allotherpassengers ..... 184209101 189 538 718. 22 294 649 24093098 27 212 754 27 537 788 81 372967 83 799666 130 880 370 135430552 3 814 807 3 964323
6-03. Total ..... .......... 431 968038 438 607365 59 730 836 61 520043 73 590 514, 74 510742 175 167 606 179 363 489 308.488 956 315 394274 3908636 405259
7-01. N Commutationpassengersearreone mle:. 4776 102 217 4 738 557 522 799 069 249 776 318 421 875 721122 883 921 137 1935 506 677 1 952 677 630 3 610 297 048 3 62 917 188 2 320083 222 900
7-02. Allotherpasengers .....23 755 044 045 24 537 019 2461 536 719090 1 617 973 974 ,3 686 564 755 3 830 821 954 4 738 252 01 8 4918 163 881 9 961 535 863 10 366 99 809 1585 593 855 .598 047 307
7-03. Total .... ..... 28.531 146 262 29 275 576 768 2 335 78 3359 2 394 292 395 4 562 285 877. 4 714743091 6 673 758 695 6 870 841511 13 571 832 9.11,13 979876997 587 913 938 600 270207
8. Passenger revenue:
01. Comnimutationf areas . . 101393068 96158668 14252336 13510576 620410385 19974599 43044426 40014128 77707147 73499303 36459, *34439
802. Allotherfares 641365132 670950727 046523613 50084915 112 390 325 0118812193 159 929 988 0 65 322 466 318843926 0334 219 574 916 830796 7342342
8-03. Total . . 742 758 80 6767109395 360775949 63 595 491 1532 800. 71 1 38 786792 "202974414 3205336594 1396 551073 3407 718 877 16 867 255 17 376 781
9. Passengerservicetrainrevenue/ .. 230 484 807 1 276 686 286 $82 447'372 $86 124 230 (214 993196 224 725 314 284 982 993 293 497 35 8 582 423 561 604 346 902 30 364 701 1 649599
10. Passengerran-iles ............ 99790 492 318090443 1766013 18615481 45892718 47244462 56357291 57824714 119910132 123684657 8049-226 8588117
11. Psenercarryngar-mies ....... .62 449 648 16.8319 568 80660840 829533626 246069357 25.4 68 55-8 338001771 345756300 664731 968 ,683078484 41 739 571 43500896
AVERAGES
FREIGHT Tam ]c:
12. Miles per revenue ton per road . 23129.0 239.5 138. 11 6407. 1 193139.1 176.5 17.2 180.9 180.0 8.0 150.2




TOmTAoNL PASSEToGER TRAFFIC:
17-03. Revenue perpasengerper road. 1.72 1.75 $1.02 1.3 1.80 1.86 .16 01.61 1.29 01.29 $0.392 .429
15-02. Miles pe r nuepassengeriles per road.in-m 1. 95.0 19.5 6832.3 1287. 199.4 199.8 118.4 118.8 113.2 11376.5 153.0 69.9
16-02.9.Revenue perpa ssenger-mileperarm 17.8 17.429.028.910-18.5 185 19387 36199 20.4.1 1
17-02. Revenue per passenger per r 0. 3.5 2.0 0.01301.971.97 01.o1 0o.37
TOTALPA EASTERN DISTRICT
15-03. Miles peei r passenger per road . 66. 30 2 66.7 453 39 3 08 1 4462. 940 4463 964 538. 761 58.7 2 2 2 1 6




o2. Passengeper vice ... ..... .. 30900 31892 19403 20160 23024 23 48 31199 318 8 16306 17018 70 9
17-03. Number. Revenue per passen ...ger. per road 318054456 11887040 4351.5202798 401.0848557 318953420 27098859 3898.16 8 30530 9 215818176 80088550 .32
18. Numberevenueptoneresperriedonemile(thous). 95.2 92.0 132. 9 12066 76666179 68727410 143 013 28. 7 118.8 113.2 11307 77073 6670
19. R revenue passenger-miles pecar-miled .. 17.8 7. 29.0 28.9 18. .19.7 19.9 20.6 20. 1 13.8



io se. 361617955 131 3615140 8 3368779 321238048 428195 157984 401165525 369 399715644 413 4 19 17 27197377 195


021. Freightervicpassengers. . . 10547189718.10965007116 453 364 0 333143081 4487940 449 64 53761 53756 1276 938 2912 39 12694732850
7-2. Passen03servtal . . . 14 159 746 8494 580 147 89204 3 1 651 791 3 20 5 481714 7 03 032 72319 2 765 95 68 981 6 89431 1306769 1 77255 98 1 3 782 87 44 10 9 747 6272




3. NumberofrevenSetionsfarriesd . . .13180577743606 45 7353374 288878.369413 435 352798 48160961 848557 318 953 420 270983859 32989802 305 302 8 9 215 818 1764394 864 44
8-02uotherfares. 335 674782 1561 005 96 899731 723604166 76 666 178439 8 727 4018 143 013 27 0 894 864 56 897 615 52 03027 276 577073 256616733




8-5.Freigh Total .revenue . . . 403616 0 328 403175 095 658 406 92129678144 115 39557004 10057 56703843593 923 84 148 55930 16 925 81 50 953 35 759 31 32229465380 3720855 867 1374 371732 4793468686760
Passenger35 996 50evenue pas55 54 70 147 64 9 11 368 7 15 34 6 singers carried:75 361 315 8 649 350 8 510884 5500 0
10. CoPassengertrain-milsengers . 17 95 415 13051 27 1 27 241 0 33 4546994 96 1 21 566 993 208677 71 93553 76 400 21473 858 28 6483 80080 42 771 793 42021695




6-0211. P Aotherpassenger-miles . . 13706 471 539 7263679 380 75 126401074 4877195 1 64 645 4 54 176 76 72 5 404 855 173 4187456998 950 97664087 549457 36 8660585.877 35 68a9





AVERAGES : R
9-03. Total . ... ............ 312 397592 31944666 39,932 595 40449 822 1 35 008 4539 3363501, 39 534 135 39-,0781 5 095 277 5574 885 79 637 851 78710677









FREIGHT TRAFFIC
7. Number of revenue passengers rarrned one mile:
7-012. CoMiles per revenue tation per road ......... 194.7 190. 2707.7 321238048 428 157 984 401 165 52525 5399715644 413 8246.6 258.9217 2719.9377 02 179 386











15-01. Mles per passenger per road 20.3 20.1 12.3, 11. 19.9 19.6 18.8 186 14.6 16.8 19 19.1
16-. venue per paengerle ............. 2.1 065 2.0307116 2.494082 243666274747352364791113 6450833351.74 1.66 1.415 38 1.11 .0025502510240768464
17-03ro. taevenue per passenger per road . 1590.4684145804 041 0 (01 0.30 00.39 60.38 49458910.33 940.31 23769 77 .25582 1382 8443 10829747 622 11 042 947 .34850
8. sOTHEnrrevenueR T rAFFIC:
-012.Re Comnuteperpatiosengeres . 7774360 7353374 28.369413 2.62 2.16404 2.20797 2.20933465 2.25 2780 2.4 2.2280649 14463













17-02. Revenue per passenger per road .2.49 .2.52 .6.61 *6.48 J3.66 1*695 07.71 812 (6.1 36.1 6.02 56.33
TO33 4 PASSENGER TRAFFIC:1 0 52 61
1-03. M es per passenger per road. . 45.3 45.6 88.7. .3. 77.2. 82.2, 173.3, 174.5 250.7 B48 0 612 5 2
6-03. Totalevenueperpassenger............... 228 2.9258 2.60914 .6 2.135 2.16503843'5907507 2.148 5 2.22152 2.45093359 2.192 .2367
17. Pass3. revenue per patrainssengerper roa635d 9950. 1.2 1624551.642.0 701472.36 1.64 1.78 15342496 3.76 3.87 649350 68 15 725502907 4552.98 470542136



18. Miles per revenue tpa on per tran le.. 110.7 110. 2 86.3 20.3 73.0253. 6339.4 95.2 89.7 263.6 58.4 58.9 3197 .9 323.8
13. Revenue passenger-miles per r-mile. 20.0 20.1 134.397 116.4 15.7 16.9 16.1 13.2 13.4 16.3 15.
1 4. P R es e n p p e... .. 3 1 25tor ,4 0e5ra d s y r c8 0 1 2 4 147 -3 8 3 01 33 8040 0
15-01. Miles per passenger per road... 20.3 20.1 123 11 19.9 19.6 18.8 18.6 14.6 16.2 19.3 19.1
16-01. Revenue per passenger-e..... .13 4% 2.03% 82 9 25602 1w95%1 1.7$ 1.66% 1.40% 1.11% 185%1.800
17-0. P Revenue perrpassenger per road $.41.#0 0.1 031 00.30#00.39#0.38 #0.33 00.31 00.20#00.1800.36 $0.3
15-02Milesperpassengerperroad. .78.78.7 253; 247.631.69.2 180.0 351.41 360.3 252.08 251.6 271.3 279.1
16-02. Revenue per passenger-mile..... ... 3 3.2V 0261V 02. 26002.16 2.20% 2.20 4225 2n6o5 25 % 12.22%02.20 7
17-01. Revenue per passenger per road.02.6 2.49 $2.52 80 06:61$ 6.4 8 03.66 03.95 07.71 0812 6.1400#6.1 #6.o02.06.33
TOTAL PASsENGE TRAFFIC
15-03. Miles per passengeroper road .6..... 1 .5.3 45.6 08.7 501.3A 77.2 82.2 173.3 174.5 250.7 248.1 136.0 160.3
16-03. Revenue per passenger-nile .....2.092% 2.92% 2.60% $ 2.61% 2.13 2.160 2.107 2.22%82 .6 2 .56% 2.100 2.23%
17-. a Revenueperpassengerperroad. -....01.32 1.3 0. 2.36 1.6.6 01.78 03.76 03.87 06159 06.07 2.o98 "4.,1
18. Revenue pas enger-miles per train-mile ...110.7 110.2 0.3 73.0. 9.6 914. 189.6 58.6 58.7 82.8 78.7
19. Revenue passenger-miles per car-mile 20.0 20.1 15.6 16.7 16. 15.37 16.9 16.1 13.2 1.68 16.3 15.6
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R esnts an ar ge of the ileae reported at the close of each month within the period.
Includes codai ng nd buett serv ce.
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