Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1941

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Title:
Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1941
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Statement ;
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United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
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The Bureau
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1941
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Locomotives -- Performance -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Numbering Peculiarities:
Compares the performance of the current month to that of the previous year.
Issuing Body:
Vols. for <Jan. 1936>-Apr. 1942 issued by the Bureau of Statistics, U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission; vols. for May 1942- issued by the Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics, U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission.
General Note:
"Compiled from ... reports of freight train statistics representing ... railways."
General Note:
"Switching and terminal companies not included."
General Note:
Description based on: Jan. 1936; title from caption.
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Picklist IC1ste35

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SOUTHEI N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT~
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
19411940 1941l 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of roadoperated atclose ofmonth ... ... .. .. .1 231 01 7 2311 695 56 533 56 688 5 960 5 932 37 971 38 137 130 553 130 938 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2401. Ordinary. 2 964 528 41 011766 14 974 870 14 519 958 1 794 546 1 821 045 7 697 866 7 312 483 18 497 246 17 358 286 2-01
2--02. Light. .383 653 386 743 198 131 200 164 17 743 22 666 56 283 52 113 111 496 113 800 2-02
2-03. Total. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .1 43 348 181 41 400 509 15 173 001 14 72O 116 1 812 289 1 843 711 7 754 149 7 364 596 18 608 742 17 47;2 086 2-03
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8--01. Principal. ........... .... .43 308 398 41 366 437 15 180 985 14 726 686 1 812 861 1 844 330 7 754 746 7 365 117 18 559 800 17 430 304 3-01
242. He pr.. .... ..3145 569 3 037 889 1857 702 1 896 274 111055 117 434 293 130 288 194 883 682 735 987 2422
2403.L .... ..... ..... 2 520 168 2 385 230 1444 772 1 410 950 102110 109 511 151 669 148 709 821 617 716 060 43-0
3-44. T 1 ...... ...... 48 974 129 46 789 556 18 483 459 18 033 910 2 026 026 2 071 275 8 199 545 7 802 020 20 265 099 18 882 351 044
8-05. Total, steam only. .... .....47 762 173 45 730 446 17 552 460 17 215 895 1 917 019 1 961 718 8 199 545 7 802 020 20 093 14 9 18 750 813 8-05
3-06. Totl electric only. ..1 144 707 1 015 907 922 206 812 415 10)9 007 109 5571 '1 113 494 93 935 8-06
(W)7. Total other. . .. .. .1 6 7 24 9 4 3 2 03 8 7 93 5 60 O -I -I 5 8 4 56 3 7 6 03 3-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ........ 3 4 1 9 98 3 320 O8 9 1 8 98 8 45 1 8 4 7 95 3 4 2 53 2 19 5 41 5 6 8 92 5 O5 8 12 7 5 0 O8 7 53 9 4 3 &
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ....5 9 6 7 39 5 3 5 58 -1 0 68 8 5 60 9 2 70 5 88 17 9 5 20 2 2 8-09
8-10. Electric locomotive units. ... .. .. .. .1 75 6 92 7 0 7 4 6 3 81 5 5 9 8 90 5 7 22 4 9 50 o 6 15 5 5 4 34 8-10
8-11.Otherlocomotives.. .. .. .. .. ... .1 10926 4 612 6 108 3 028 1 -1 4 818 1584 8-11
3--1. Total. .. .. ... ... .. .. .. .1 4 097 355 3 925 533 1 968 768 1 904 779 209 975 224 491 569 452 515 082 1 349 160 1 281 181 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east.. ................. 755 129 675 110 316 969 288 246 39 545 36 330 108 701 94 026 289 914 256 508 4-01
4-02. Loaded,west.. .....553 590 487 878 189 416 165 671 40 132 39 050 84 897 74 514 239 145 208 643 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. ......... ..... 1 508 719 1 162 988 506 385 453 917 79 677 75 380 193 598 168 540 529 059 465 151 4-03
4-04. Empty, east.. 298 841 268 756 92 402 81717 28 627 29 719 46 022 41 961 131 790 1153559 4-04
4-0o5. Empty, west.. ............ 485 277 4633566 209 721 208 923 28 873 27 397 67 067 61 283 179 616 165 763 4-05
4--06. Empty total.. ................. 784 118 738 122 302 123 290 640 57 500 57 116 113 089 103 244 311 406 281 122 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. 1053 970 9431 866 409 371 369 963 68 172 66 049 154 723 135 987 421 704 371 867 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. 038 867 951 244 399 137 374 594 6 900 5 66 447 151 964 135 797 418 761 374 406 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total... .2 092 837 1 895 110 808 508 744 557 137 177 132 496 306 687 271 784 840 465 746 273 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. ..... 4 2 6 43 4 O 3 59 1 5 3 32 14 7 9 1 8 61 1 8 96 7 4 27 7 1 6 1s 8O2 3 1 6 6 56 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. ...8 5 47 7 9 42 2 0 2 1 1 9 61 10 1 1 09 1 3 31 1 2 35 5 0 94 4 6 37 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
IM)1. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........1 0 0 00 97 2 9 6 4 0 49 4 5 30 5 63 4 37 3 1 91 6 62 8 68 6 75 4 31 1 8 17 5 69 1 7 O4 2 61 2 98 9 9 72 2 8 95 1 66 IM)1
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........... 2 4 44 533 3 2 O16 2 22 2 9 1031 2 4 5 62 2 3 6 68 2 4 19 7 42 1 9 92 4 51 5-02
5-03. Electric locomotives. ............... 253 284 217 280 162 098 135 756 51 133 49 291 40 053 32 233 5-4)8
5-4)4. Otherlocomotives................ 8 008 7 301 1162 5371 -1 I 6 846 6 764 5~-04
(H)5. Total. .................. 12 706 597 11 888 852 4 693 852 4 509 587 714 001 724 722 1 842 131 1 727 929 5 456 613 4 926 614 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (th;ousanrds) :
6--01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .. .. .1 69 417 910 64 201 056 32 121 055 29 619 627 6 250 456 6 169 111 12 177 319 10 728 087 18 869 080 17 684 231 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ...... 1 4 7 97 35 4 11 9 71 4 56 18 0 6 O8 1 5 3 6 98 1 42 1 1 1 4 6 4 47 6 1 1 8 28 8 37 6-02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. .. .... .1 2154 399 1 763 931 1 617 851 1 303 897 304 038 279 662 232 510 180 372 ~008
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. .. ... 5 2 131 5 2 8 7 2 00 8 2 10 1 5 O 133 4 9 9 86 6--04
6-05. Totalinallfreighttrains..... ...... .. 86 421 794 77 988 530 33 741094 30 926 233 6 554 494 6 448 773 12 331 017 10 870 098 33 795 189 29 743 426 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thous~ands). 36 O 6 19 9 32 5 18 2 40 1 4 6 10 24 4 1 3 3 22 3 O0 3 4 82 7 61 3 4 66 69 O 5 1.4 5 9 39 4 5 03 7 97 1 2 8 24 2 5 5 11 2 25 4 53 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). .. 2 60 1 865 2 5 43 0 29 1 0 02 8 34 9 91 4 32 12 3 95 8 13 0 3 4 4 54 21 0 4 38 4 25 1 0 20 86 3 9 82 8 3 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-milesB, ordinary. ............. 6.0 5-7 d*5 8. 97 .9j 6.5 6.2 L.6 4.3 9-0
9-02. Net ton-miles. .............5,936 4, 527 8, 337 7,58 g,5 1,5 4,372 3,810o 3,169 2,765 9-02
10. Averages per train-mile~ (excluding light trains):
10-01. Locomotive-miles (prinexpal and helper). .......10 1.07 1.12 1.13 1.06 1.06 1.04 1.04 1.o5 1.ole 14-0
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles. 0.5 28)3. 1.3 W4.C 41.4 25. s12.5 26.8 10--0
10-03. Empty frei(h car-miles. 8217.8 20.2 20.0 201.1.71 11.81 2 1-0
10--04. Total freih tear-miles (excludingecaboose). .... 48.7 46.2 54.0 51.3 7647. 3. 45.4 43.0 10-04
1(M)5. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). 2, 011 1, 902 2, 253 2, 130 3, 623.541 1, 621 ,871 1 40
10-06. Net ton-miles. .................839 793 976 918 1,94 1,904 668 693 67 10--6
11. Gross ton-miles-of .locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 259 254 25B 250 352 350 225 221 269 261 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .. .. .. .. .. .1 27.6 28.0 28.9 293 ).7 46.0 26. 6 26.7 24. 2 24.1 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percentloaded of total freightear-miles, eastbound. .. .1 71.6 71.5 77.4 77-9 58.0 55.0 70. 3 6 .1 68.7 69.0 18--0
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. ... }3 5. 4. 4 56*2 518 55.9 5 -9 5~7.1 55-7 18-02
13--3. Percent loaded of totalfreight car-miles (east andwest). 2. 14 266.0 8 56.9 63. 6.0 62.9 62.3 18-03
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. .5-75.o 62.6 63-5 49.6 48.2 56.1 55.8 54-8 55.1 13-04
14. Averages pr train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles.. 16.7 16.3 1514.8 14.6 14117.1 16.a 18.2 17.a 14--01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'locomotives andl tendrer). ...33,215 30,666 33, 646 31.193 52,177 49,r(77 27,11M 24, 794 33,105 30,263 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .1 20.4( 20.4 25.7 26.1 2s.o 28.5 16.4 15.7 16.o 15.6 15


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*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and fina terminals.


UINIVER:,ITY OF FLORIDA

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BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 1941 AND 1940


statement No. MI.-zu1 (OS-A)
JANUARY 1941








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SOUTHEF N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DIST~RICT~I WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated atcloseof month... . .. .1 230 995 231 601 56 858 56 652 5 943 5 932 37 965 38 111 130 549 130 906 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. .......40 072 721 37 411 602 14 216 998 13 233 716 1 716 645 1 649 948 7 096 821 6 644 893 17 042 257 15 883 045 2-01
2-02. Light. .................... 362 460 312 159 193 624 164 178 1 79 408 22Si 836 51 773 39 707 97 655 85 438 2-02
2-03. Total. ....................40 45 181 37 723 761 14 410 622 13 397 894 176053 17784 7 148 594 6 684 600 17 139 912 15 968 483 2-03
3.Road locomotive-miles: 1354 173 7 7413 68801085 5291 30
3-01. Principal. ............. .....40 403 404 37 690 022 14 419 035 13 401 934 1765416337 71913 665801 9 5 59891 30
3-)2. Hel er.. ....... 2 974 851 2 615 735 1768 168 1 654 584 117 037 104 035 281 230 249 117 788 416 607 999 3-02
3--03. Li ht. ...... 2 387 344 2 092 355 1 376 941 1 232 002 100 01 4 95 592 138 728 131 395 771 661 633 376 IM)3
3-04. T 1.. .. .1 45 765 599 42 398 112 17 584 144 16 288 520 1 953 595 1 872 944 7 569 131 7 066 362 18 658 729 17 170 286 3-04
3-05. Total, steam only. ........44 611 918 41 385 2?59 16 697 791 15 502 042 1 846 966 1 771 147 7 569 131 7 066 362 18 498 030 17 045 708 3-05
3-06. Total, electric only. 1 08 9 651 977 283 876 998 782 738 106 629 101 797 -- 106 024 92 74 8 3-06
3-07.Total, other. .. .. .1 6 4 3 0 3 5 5 70 9 35 5 3 7 40 5 4 6 75 3 1 8 3 3-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 148 726 2 945 560 1 792 276 1 629 636 194 549 196 922 497 675 465 733 664 226 653 269 3-08
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 537 30 8 4 84 15 1 -4 6- 7 2 O2 7 5 42 53 O 10 6 4 76 5 61 3-09
3-10. Electric locomotive units. .... 7 1 4 62 6 5 3 3 6O 6 41 5 4 8 82 5 2 20 4 5 71 5 6 O1 5 5 80 3-10
3-11. Other locomotives........... ... 1 2 4 92 4 8 18 7 5 24 2 8 8 61 -I 4 9 68 1 9 3 2 1
3-12. Total. .. ...., 3 ... 769 988 3 499 562 1 860 441 1 687 452 199 769 201 493 504 877 473 275 1 204 901 1 137 342 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands) :
4-01. Loaded,east.. ................. 710 852 634 149 301 2631 269 381 37 658 35116 100 200 87 193 271731 242 469 4-01
4--02. Londed,west................. 530 261 452 942 184 358 150 661 38 702 35 540 80 391 71 779 226 810 194 762 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. 1 241 113 1 087 091 485 621 420 242 76 360 70 656 180 591 158 962 498 541 437 231 4-03
4-04. Empty, east. .283 070 266 800 89 380 82 826 28 636 29 286 42 597 43 775 122 457 110 913 4-04
4-05. Empty, west.. 456 247 449 743 204 048 198 909 27 604 26 757 61 522 59 590 163 073 164 487 4-05
4-06. Empty, total.. 739 317 716 543 293 428 281 735 56 240 56 043 104 119 103 365 285 530 275 400 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. .993 922 900 949 390 643 352 207 66 294 64 402 142 797 130 958 394 188 353 382 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. 986 508 902 685 388 406 349 770 66 306 62 297 141 913 131 369 389 883 359 249 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. ....... 1 980 430 1 805 634 779 049 701 977 132 600 126 699 28 4 710 262 327 784 071 712 631 4-09
4-1. Cbooe~estadwet. 9 905 36 801 14 614 13 466 1 784 1718 6 860 6 387 16 647 15 230 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in fegttan) atadws....79 8818589888110104448324697 41
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ..... 9 357 334 8 663 227 4 319 802 3 951 556 640 187 606 771 1 675 303 1 547 473 2 722 04 2 2 557 427 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........... 2 2 29 5 63 1 92 6 9 58 2 2 4 8 -- 2 1 7 76 1 9 4 O4 2 2 O7 7 65 1 9 O7 5 06 5-02
5-03. Electric locomotives. ...... 238 529 211 164 151 467 132 055 49 557 47 04 8 37 505 32 061 5-03
5--04. Other locomotives. ............... 8 278 4 586 1142 373- -- 7 136 4 513 5-04
5-05. Total. ....................118~33704 10 805 935 4 472 433 4 084 032 689 744 653 819 1 697 079 1 566 877 4 974 448 4 501 207 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cab;ooses (thousands) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .65 750 156 59 528 262 30 845 694 27 269 971 6 061 789 5 770 226 11 367 839 10 228 271 17 474 834 16 259 794 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. 1 3 97 2 7 26 11 6 99 4 5 12 2 2 60 1 31 97 9 12 0 0 55 1 3 6 4 6 25 11 5 79 1 37 6-02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. ......2 08 9 056 1 733 584 1 580 092 1 280 606 288 698 273 208 220 266 179 770 6-03
&-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ...... 5 2 07 5 40 7 01 2 5 7 1 80 7 4 9 61 8 3 8 8 94 6-04
6-05. Total in all freight trains. ........81 864 013 73 001 999 32 42 8 36 5 28 552 644 6 350 487 6 043 434 11 499 818 10 348 326 31 585 343 28 057 595 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsls. 4 182 36 9 29 662 233 14 012 030 11 950 773 3 369 765 3 211 008 4 842 699 4 225 984 11 957 875 10 274 468 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). .1 2 437 492 2 271 367 960 129 883 760 119 259 117 328 422 516 394 306 935 588 875 973 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
IM)1. Train-miles, ordinary. ......... 6.2 5.6 9.0 8.1 0l9667604742 90
9-)2. Net ton-miles. .........5.265 4,416 8, 851 7, 274 2o, 251 18,%~ 66,56. 3,0 42 3 71 42 70 -o2
10. Averages per train-mile (exc~luding light trains) :
10-01. Locomotive-miles (prnexlpal and helper). .......1.07 1.07 1.1) 1.1) 1.07 1.06 1.04 1.04 1.04e 1.04 10-01
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles. ...... 102.1 3ll.2 31. .5 42.8 25.4 23*9 29-2 27.5 1-02
10-03. Empty freight car-miles. ...... 81.1 20.6 21.3 32.7 34.0 14.7 15.6 16.8 7. 10-03
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caos) 44. 4853.o 027. 013. 604. 00
10-05. Gross ton-miles. excludingg locomotivesnde er)....2 3 1,95 2,2 2 ,15 6. 3,09 ,6630 1, o 1,557 1,531,67 100
10-06. Net ton-miles. ........53 793 986 903 193 1,946 682 63 02 6U7 10-06
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per loeomotive-mile. .1 259 255 254 251 353 39224 222 267 262 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .. ... .. .. 27.5 27.3 26.9 21. 44* 45.4 26.8 26.6 24.o 23.5 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
13-01 Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, eastbound... .57.7.16.5.85 57.26.6.96 6 1-1
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight ear-milesqwestbound. 5.a 50.2r 47.5 43* 58** 57.0 56.6 54.6 58.2 54.6 13-02
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west).. 52.7 50.e 627.3 59. 57.6 5556.40.6 53.6 511.P 13-03
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ....57.3 5a.3 62.o 54.1 49.3 49.7 55.5 54.6 5s.5 55.5 13-04
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. .................16.6 16.6 15.o 15.2 14.6 14316.9 17.o 16.3 18.P 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles '(excluding 'locomotives an'd tenders).' .335a5 32,14o 33.775 32,3os 53,250 51.509 27,217 26,P44 33,76o 32,o30 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hounrs. .1 20.0 20.4( 25.3 26.o 27.7 28.4 15.8 16.0 15-5 15.7 15

*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.


UNIIVERSITY OF FL ORIDA

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3 1262 08851 5241
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 1)g railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MdONHH OF PFBRUARY, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
FEBRUARY 1941




















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISIrRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1941. 1940 1941 19'10 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


I I I I I I I -I I


u s GOVERNMEtl* PRINTING OFFICE 19411-0-245434
*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


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AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of monthrY. ..........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trainss:
2-01. Ordinary.. ................
2-02. Light. .
2-03. Total. ............
3. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. . . . . .
3-02. He pr. ....... ..
3-03. Li ht. . . . . .
3-04.. T 1a. ..........
3-05. Total, steam only.. .........
3-06. Total, electric ouly. ...............
3-07. Total, other. ......
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .....
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives.
3-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
3--11. Other locomotives. ................
3-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east. .
4-02. Loaded, west.. ....
4-03. Loaded, total. ...........
4-04. Empty, east...... ..
4-05. Empty, west. .......
4-06. Empty, total. .
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. .
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. ..........
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. ............
4-10. Caboose, east and west... ...........
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. ...
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
501. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ..... ....
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-03. Electric locomotives. .
5-04. Other locomotives. ...........
5-05. Total. ..........
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses thousandsd) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ...
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. ....
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ......
6-05. Total in all freight trains. .............
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .
8. Tnrin-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ...
AVERAGES
9. Averages pr mile of road per day:
9-01. Tain-miles, ordinary. .. ............
9-02. Net ton-miles. ........
10. Averages pr train-mile (excluding l~i httrains) :
10-01. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper). .....
10-02. Loaded frei ht car-miles. .
10-03. Empty fre ght car-miles.......... ...
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose). :
10-05. Gross ton-miles excludingg locomotives and tenders). ...
10-06. Net ton-miles. ...........

11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ...

12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .............
13. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound. .. ..
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. .....
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). ...
1304. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. .
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. .....
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'locomotives an'd tenders). ...

15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


231 007

83 03724 9
746 113
83 783 362
83 712 066
6 120 420
4 907 566
94 740 052
92374 091
2 234358
131 603
6 562 724
1 134 04 7
147 154
24 552
7 666477
1 465 981
1083 851
2 549 832
581 911
941 524
1 523 435
2 047 892
2 025 37 5
4 073 267
82 548
1 6 51 5
19 358 279
4 673 896
491 813
16 313
24 540 301
135 167 869
28 770 080
4 243 455
10 4 40 3
168 285 807
70 251 937
5 039 64 2


231 646
78 423 368
700 902
79 124 270

79 056 459
5 653 624
4 477 585
89 187 668
87115 705
1993190
78 773
6 265 649
1 014 709
135 307
9 430
7 425 095
1 309 259
940 820
2 250 079
535 556
913 109
1 448 665
1 844 815
1 853 929
3 698 744
77 160
15 6 2 9
18 311 276
3 943 180
428 444
11 887
22 694 787
123 729 318
23 670 908
3 497 515
9 a 7 8 8
150 990 529
62 180 473
4 814 396


56 536

29 191 868
391 755
29 583 623
29 600 290
3 645 870
2 621 767
36 067 927
34 250 251
1799 204
16 473
3 691 121
124 456
14 766
36830 343
618 232
373 774
992 006
181 782
413 769
595 551
600 014
787 54 3
1587 557
29 946
3 90 9

8 850 338
51
313 565
2 331
9 166 285
62 966 552
302
3 197 943
4 66 2
66 169 459
28 622 27 4
1 962 963


56 670

27 753 668
564 342
26 118 010
28 128 620
3 550 858
2 642 952
34 322 430
32 717 937
1595153
9 340
3 470 429
1 116
114 772
5 914
3 592 231
557 627
316 552
874 159
164 543
407 832
572 375
722 170
724 364
1446 534
28 257
3 8 19
8 324 747
151
267 811
910
8 593 619
56 889 598
868
2 584 503
3 90 8
59 478 877
25 273 073
1 875 192


5 952

3 511191


3 549 405
228 092
202 124
5 979 621
3 763 985
215 636

398 802
10 94 2
409 74 4
77 203
78 954
156 037
57 26 3
56 477
113 74 0
134 466
135 311
269 777
3 645
19 9

1 303 055
100 690
1 403 145
12 312 245
592 736

12 904 981
6 852 526
243 217


5 932

5 470 993
45 508
3 516 495

3 517 657
221 469
205 093
3 944 219
3 732 865
211 554

416 463
9 521

425 984
71 446
74 590
146 036
59 005
54 154
113 159
130 451
128 744
259 195
3 614
19 7

1 288 808
96 339

1 378 541

11 939 337
?552 870
12 492 207
6 677 698
247 668


37 968
14 794 687
108 OS6
14 902 743
14 903 919
574 360
290 397
15 768 676
15 768 676


1 058 567
15 762

1 074 329
206 901
165 286
374 189
88 619
128 589
217 208
297 520
293 877
591 397
14 287
2 4 81
3 492 872
46 338

3 539 210
23 545 158
285 677

23 630 8355
9 988 658
876 726


38 123
13 957 376
91 820
14 049 196
14 050 967
537 311
280 104
14 868 382
14 868 382


971 545
16 812

988 357
181 209
146 293
327 502
85 736
120 673
206 609
266 945
267 166
534111
13 403
2 27 o
3 251 734
43 072

3 294 806
20 956 358
262 064

21 218 424
8 729 781
8352 731


130 551
35 539 503
209 151
35 748 654
35 658 452
1 672 096
1 593 278
38 923 828
38 591179
219 518
113 131
1 414 23 4
1 118 285
11 756
9 786
2 554 061
561 645
465 955
1 027 600
254 24 7
342 689
596 936
815 892
808 64 4
1624 536
34 670
9 9 26
5 712 014
4 627 507
77 558
13 982
10 431 061
36 343 914
28 484 101
452 776
99 74 1
6 5 30 532
84 788 499
1 956 736


130 921
33 241 331
199 238
33 440 569
33 359 215
1 343 986
1 349 436
36 052 637
35 796 521
186 683
69 433
1 407 212
996 781
11 014
3 516
2 418 523
498 977
403 405
902 382
226 272
330 250
556 522
725 249
733 655
1458 904
31 886
9 3 4
5 452 593
3 899 957
64 294
10 977
9 427 821
33 944 025
23 407 974
360 142
8 8 8 8O
57 801 021
21 499 921
1 858 805


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27*6





16.6
33,392
20.2


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254

27.6
71.0
50.7
60.8
58.2
16.4
j1,362
20.4


6.6
4, 459
1.04


1, 611
675
224

26.7
70.2
56.2
653*3
55*8
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27,182
16.1


6.1
3, 816
1.04


1, 56

222

26.7



55*3
16.9
25,481
15.8


4.6
3, 218
1.04



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268

24.1
668.8




33,413
15.8


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2, 737
1.04





262


68.8

55.0

18.o
31,096
15.6


8, 581
1.1

54.4


254

28.9



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15*1
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25*5


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1.13





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28.9

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15.0
31,719
26.1


10.0
19, 514


44.4
76.8


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43.9




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53,060
27.9


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9-02
1(M1
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13-02
13-03
13-04
14-01
14-02
15


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM: RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TWO lOWffHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 1961 AND 1940


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)




(4.1. se* Sii`


Subject to revision

UNIV. OF FL LIS.





U.S. DEPOSITORY


SOUTHEF N DISTRaICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICTS WESTERN DIS'IRICT~
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION ITEM NO.
194(1 1940 1911940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 14
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of month.. ........... 230 884 231 565 56 522 56 652 5 94 3 5 930 37 966 38 095 130 453 130 886 1
2. Train-miles !locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2--01. Ordinary.................... 45 521 283 38 706 644 16 339 210 13 625 437 1 999 046 1 673 290 7 925 026 6 754 159 19 258 001 16 653 758 2-01
2--02. Light. .................... 440 929 295 las 240 133 159 225 26 271 19 909 57 523 41 036 117 002 74 958 2--02
2-03. Total. ... .. ... .. .. .. .1 45 962 212 39 001 772 16 979 343 13 784 662 2 025 317 1 693 199 7 982 549 6 795 195 19 375 003 16 728 716 2-08
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8--01. Principal. ...................45 924 212 38 962 034 16 590 024 13 791 246 2 025 954 1 693 723 7 983 457 6 795 943 19 324 777 16 681 122 8-01
3--2. He pr.. 499 751 2 710 444 2 065853 1715 294 139 782 92 870 343 179 201 708 930 937 670 572 8-4)2
8-43.L .... ..... ..... 2 790 470 2 148 660 1 619 721 1 250 237 116 729 90 577 156 503 126 755 897 517 681 091 iU48
8--04. T .... ..... .... .( 52 214 433 43 821 138 20 295 598 16 756 777 2 282 465 1 877 170 84183 139 715C4 406 21 153 231 18 032785 8-04
8-05. Total, steam only. ........ 50 922 614 42 710 340 19 324 06 5 15 885 941 2 164 386 1 779 483 8 483 139 7 154 406 20 951 024 17 890 510 8-05
8-06. Tot electric only. 202 484 1 067 399 961 674 8651i03 118 079 97 687 122 731 104 609 a-06
E-07. Total other..... ............. 89 335 43 399 9 659 5 733 1 'I 'I "I' 79 476 37 666 8--7
Train-swithn locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal burning steam locomotives. .......... 3 561 146 2 972 775 2 054 049g 1 632 441 217 600 189 498 568 117 479 567 741 380 671 279 8-08
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ..... 6 1 7 77 5 29 5 81 -21 O. 8 5 0 8 27 4 6 05 7 27 5 21 0 97 8-09
8-10. Electric locomotive units. ....... 76 975 69 849 65 463 59 277 4 838 4 359" 6 674 6 213 8-10
3-11. Other locomotives.. 14 236 5 813 8 056 3 492 -B 5 10231 8-11
3-12. Total. ................... 4 286 134 3 578 018 2 127 568 1 695 420 222 438 193 847 576 167 487 841 1 359 961 1 200 910 3~-12
4. Car-miles thousands~s:
4-01. Loaded, east.. ................. 838 730 689 382 360 350 285 277 43 797 37 141 117 013 94 343 317 570 272 621 4-41
4-02. Loaded,west.. .624 872 487 796 217 690 162 812 48 709 37 084 90 151 75 648 268 322 212 252 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. ........ 1 463 602 1 177 178 578 040 448 089 92 506 74 225 207 164 169 991 585 892 484 873 4-08
4-04. Empty, east. ....... 308 919 257 778 97 701 82 600 33 97 4 25 179 44 902 40 419 132 342 109 580 4-44
4-45. Emp west. ........... ..... 514 178 473 096 229 992 207 946 30 950 28 970 66 583 57 616 186 653 178 564 4-05
44-6. Empy total.. 23 097 730 874 327 693 290 546 64 924 54 149 111 485 98 035 318 995 288 144 4-06
4-07. Loae and empty,eQast............... 1 147 649 947 160 4 58 051 367 877 77 771 62 520 161 915 134 762 449 912 382 201 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. ............. 1 1 39 0 50 9 60 8 92 4 47 6 82 37 0 7 58 7 9 6 59 6 6 0 54 15 6 7 34 15 3 26 4 4 54 97 5 3 90 8 16 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total... 2 286 699 1 908 052 905 733 738 635 157 430 128 374 318 649 268 026 904 887 77~3017 44)9
4-10. Caboo~se, east andwest.............. 45 497 38 060 16 827 13 889 2 091 1 744 7 672 6 479 18 907 15948a 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in. freight trains), east and west ... 8 86 4 7 6 8 8 2 0 97 1 9 89 9 9 9 9 1 21 9 1 17 1 5 *4 9 4 4 29 4-1
5. Gross ton-miles of road locmotives and tenders (thousands) :
5--0. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........10 745 187 8 897 646 4 99 5128 4 055 940 751 763 611 592 1 879 448 1 1568 986 3 118 848 2 661 138 &0
5~-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........... 2 5 68 6 90 2 08 7 1 23 3 8 1 61 2 4 3 28 2 1 20 6 2 5 44 3 84 2 0 65 7 56 5-02
5-03. Electric locomotives. ............... 262 994 228 980 165 492 146 127 53 708 45 605 43 794 37 248 5-08
5-04.Otherlocomotives.. ... .. .. .. .. .. .I 13655 5 423 1254 606 I I' 12 401 4 817 5-04
5-45. Total. ....................13 590 526 11 219 172 5 161 912 4 202 834 605 471 657 187 1 903 776 1 590 192 5 719 367 4 768 959 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars: contents, anld cabooses thousandss ) :
~01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. 77 153 240 62 221 211 36 473 968 28 443 835 7 349 584 5 898 639 12 850 631 10 448 407 20 479 057 17 430 330 6-01
~02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......1 5 9 92 71 7 12 9 28 113 21 0 4 9 O- 14 8 7 48 1 42 O0 2 15 8 4 7 59 1 2 7 85 6 21 6-02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. .......... 2 4 5 4 71 1 9 13 7 41 1 7 72 3 9 1 4 36 10 O 30 9 28 2 2 68 3 O5 2 64 15 0 2 09 35 3 3 08
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ... 10 4 24 0 49 0 6 2 7 62 2 3 97 10 1 4 78 4 6 6 66 6-04
4-05. Total in all freight trains. .............95 595 668 77 112 128 38 248 979 29 882 625 7 658 866 6 166 944 12 999 379 10 590 409 36 688 444 30 471 950 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .......40 576 651 31 117 551 16 815 644 12 316 715 4 115 768 3 297 159 5 4553 24 9 4 315 873 14 091 990 11 187 804 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 2 776 270 a 5o? 574 1 too 158 884 527 139 037 115 534 468 413 392 o?4 1 059 ess 915 439 8
AVERAGES
9i. Averages pr mile of road per day:
9--1. Tain-miles, ordinary. .............. 6*4 5. 9.573 7.8 10. 9 9.1 6.7 5*7M 4.85 4. --01
9-2. Net ton-miles. ............5,669 4359 977,013 22,34i) 17,936 4, 718365 ,8,77 90
10. Averages ver train-mile~ (excludiinr light trains) :
10--0. Locomotive-miles (prinexpal and helper). .......1.08 .0 11 1.1) 1.07 1.06 1.04 1.310 .04 10-01
10--02. Loa~dhedah fr r-miles. 213. 5.4 3.9 463 4. 26.1 5. .429.1 1M2o
1(M 3. Eme fre ~tt car-miles. ...... 811.9 20.0 21.3 32.5 .41 11.16673 1-0
1~04. Toa frihcar-miles (exeludingcaboose). 50.2 49. 3 55.4( 54*2 78-8 6.7t.l 139 ~ 47.o 44 10--04


11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 260 256 254 251 353 350 224 222 270 264 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .. .. .. ... 27.7 26. 4 29127*5 W(.5 44.4 26.8 5. 24.1 23.1 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, eastbound. 17.87. 7 6 35.67.37.o7.67*3 1-01
1~02. Percent loaded of total freightear-miles, westbound. .9 50. 48 43.9 611561 556.8 590 .3 18--02
13-03. Percent loaded of total frei~ghtecar-miles (east and west). .. 721. E:6). 607 a8. 57.8 .o2 63.0 106.771-o
18-0. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles... 57. 58. 62. 3 63*7 7.350. o 5 *5 55.5 54. 2 56. 2 13-04
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles.. .......... ...... 16. 6 16.9 14.9 15.6 1(. 6 14* 7 17.0 17*3 18*3 18* 3 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (exccluding locomotives and tenders). ...34,4(3) 3},417 34,485 33, 784 55,085 53,378 27.752 27,011 34,623 33.287 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at wray stations of total train-hours.* .I 20.0 20.6 25.2 26.1 26. 5 27.8 6* 16. 6 15*5 15-9 15

*Excludes switching. time of train locomotives at initial and final termindal


3ll'~ 1262 08851 5407l INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 1)8 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M.I-211 (OS-A)
MARCH 1941




















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


I I I ..- 4


US GOvERNMENT PRINTING OFFIltr 1941-0245434
*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.
#rRepresentsl an average of the mileage reported at the olose of each month within the period.


I


I I I I


Pag~e 2


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of month#............
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor car trains) :
2-01. Ordinary. ..... ...........
2-42. Light. .......
2-03. Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. . . . . .
3-02. He wr.. ............
3-04. T 1a. . . . . .
3-05. Total steam only. .... ..........
3-06. Total electric only. ..........
8-07. Tota other... .
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ........
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
3-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
8-11. Other locomotives. ................
3-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded east. ...............
4-02. Loaded west.. ................
4-03. Loaded total. .................
4-04. Empty, east. .........
4-05. Empty, west.. ..........
4-06. Empty total.. .................
4-07. Loaded and empty,east. .....
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. ..........
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. .
4-10. Caboose, east and west. ....
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. ..
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-03. Electric locomotives. .
5-04. Otherlocomotives. ................
E0 5. Total. . . . . .
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and 'cabooses (thousands) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
~02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. ...
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ......
6-05. Total in all freight trains. ........
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsls. .
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ..
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-1. Train-miles, ordinary. .. ............
902. Net ton-miles. ........
10. Averages pr train-mile (excluding light taina) :
10-01. Lcmotive-miles (principal and helper). .......
10-02. Loaded frei ht car-miles. .............
10-03. Empty freih ear-miles .............
1(M4. Total fami hcar-miles (excluding caboose). .. ..
1(M5. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). ..
10-06. Net ton-miles. .................

11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ..
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .............
13. Car-mile ratios:
1301. Percent loaded of total freightear-miles, eastbound. .. .. .
13-02. Percent loaded of total freightecar-miles westbound. .
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). ..
19--4. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ...
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. ........
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'locomotives an~d tendersi). ..

15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


230 965

128 558 532
1 187 04 2
129 745 574
129 636 278
9 620 171
7 698 036
146 954 485
14 3 296 70 5
3 430 84 2
220 938

10 168 836
1 747 824
224 129
38 788
12179 577

2 304 710
1708 723
4 013 433
890 830
1455 702
2 346 532
3 195 540
3 164 425
6 359 965
128 04 5
2 5 37 9

30 103 466
7 2 4 2 5 86
754 807
29 968
38 130 827

212 321 109
4 4 7 62 7 97
6 588 926
20 8 6 4 3
263 881 475
110 831 765
7 815 50 9


231 616

117 130 012
996 030
118 126 042
118 016 493
8 364 068
6 626 245
133 008 806
1;29 826 045
3060 589
122 172
9 238 424
1 544 290
205 156
15 243
11003 113

1 998 641
1428 616
3 427 257
793 334
1386 205
2179 539
2791 975
2814 821
5 606 796
115 219
a 3 317

27 208 922
6 O3 O 3 O3
657 424
17 310
33 913 959

185 950 529
3 6 5 99 O 2 1
5 411 250
14 1 8 5 1
228 102 657
93 298 034
7 121 575


56 531
45 531 078
631 888
46 162 966
46 190 314
5 731 723
4 441 488
56 363 525
53 574 316
2 760 878
28 331
5 755 04 0

189 919
22 822
5 967 781

978 582
591 464
1 570 046
279 483
643 761
923 244
1 258 065
1235 225
2 493 290
46 773
6 00 6
13 84 5 466
8 9
479 057
3 585
14 328 197

99 440 520
51 2
4 969 982
7 4 24
104 418 438
45 437 918
3 071 718


56

41 379
523
41 902
41 919
5 266
3 893
51 079
48 603
2 460
15

5 102
1
174
9
5 287

842
479
1 322
247
615
862
1 090
1095
2 185
42
5

12 380

413
1
12 796
85 333
1
4 020
6
89 361
37 589
2 759


5 94 9

5 510 237
63 422
5 573 659

5 575 359
367 874
318 853
6 262 086
5 928 371
5333715

616 402
15 780

632 182
120 999
127 543
248 542
91 237
87 427
178 664
212 236
214 970
427 206
5 736
2 98

2 054 818
154 398

2 209 216
19 661 829

902 018

20 563 847
10 968 294
382 254


5 931
5 144 283
65 411
5 209 694

5 211 380
314 339
295 670
5 821 389
5 512 348
309 041

605 951
13 880

619 831
108 587
111 674
220 261
84 184
83 124
167 308
192 771
194 798
387 569
5 358
29 6
1 893 784

141 944

2 035 728
17 837 976

821 175

18 659 151
9 974 857
363 202


37 967
22 719 713
165 57 9
22 885 292
22 887 376
917 539
446 900
24 251 815
24 251 815


1 641 780
23 812

1665 592

325 914
255 439
581 353
133 521
195 172
328 693
459 435
450 611
910 046
21 959
3 70 0

5 372 320
7 0 6 6 6

5 442 986
36 395 789


36 830 214
15 541 887
1 345 139


38 113
20 711 535
132 856
SO 844 391
20 846 910
769 019
406 859
22 Oas 788
22 022 788


1 451 112
25 086

1476 198

275 552
221 941
497 493
126 155
178 489
304 644
401 707
400 430
802 137
19 882
3 4 50

4 820 720
6 4 27 6

4 884 998
31 404 765
40 0 4O6 6

31808 833
13 045 654
1 224 805


130 518
54 797 504
326 153
55 123 657

54 983 229
2 603 035
2 490 795
60 077 059
59 542 203
342 24 9
192 607
2 155 614
1 724 012
18 430
15 966
3 914 022
879 215
734 277
1 613 492
386 589
529 34 2
915 931
1 265 804
1263 619
2 529 423
53 577
15 37 5

8 830 862
7 17 1 8 3 1
121 332
26 38 3
16 150 428

56 822 971
4 4 327 8 6 0
716 926
20 1 21 9
102 068 976
38 883 666
3 016 398


130
19 895
274
i0 169
iO 040
2 014
2 030
;4 085
i3 687
291
107
2 078
1 517
17
5
3 619
771
615
1 387
335
508
844
1 107
1124
2 231
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337
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527
422
031
292
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491
878
227
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598
657
255
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814
666
450
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921
834
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542
794
780
355
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S4 6
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725
244


6.2
5, 332

1.07

31.2


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27.6
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20.2


1.07

47.9
1, 947
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255
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20.8
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15.2
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1.07
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27.4


1.06
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350


56.3



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6.6
4, 548



40.1
1, 621
684
224

26.7
7.9
5.7


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27,380

16.3


6.o
3, 761


14.7



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26.2
68.6


55.4
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25,971
16.1


4.7
3, 310
1.04
29.5




269
24.1

69.5
58-1
63.8
54.5
18.3
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15.7


4.2
2, 744
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262

23.6
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6.2
55.6
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10-02
10-03
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10-05
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13-02
13-03
13-04
14-01
14-02
15


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THREE MOHITHS ENDED WITH MARCH, 1941 AND 1940


statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)







Subject to revision

UNIV OF~ FL LIS.
DOCU P~ENT 5 .




U.S. DEPO~ITOIY


SOUTHEI N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICTS~ WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTLS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated ateclose of month. ........... 230 835 231 554 5651 6 667 5 945 5 950 37 927 38 096 130 454 130 861 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. ................... 41 243 994 37 190 727 14 169 857 12 668 403 1 168 904 1 636 708 7 180 324 6 611 377 18 724 909 16 274 239 2-01
2-02. Light. 731 380 285 385 198 817 142 943 11 024 21 290 50 737 38 368 112 802 82 784 2-02
2-08. Total. ............... .41617 374 37 476 112 14368 674 12 811346 1 179 928 1 657 998 7 231061 6 649 745 188e37 711 16 357 0231 2-03
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. ................... 41 578 016 37 434* 829 14 376 248 12 815 181 1 180 029 1 658 583 7 231 306 6 650 976 18 790 433 16 310 089 30
8-02.8 Her.. .i ..... ...... .. 81235 2 556 419 1 613 103 1576 47'4 42 917 88 857 260 050 225 812 894 165 665 276 3-02
8--08. .... ..... ..... 2 369 843 2 041 989 1 543113 1 142 72-3 46 090 86 578 123 507 181 135 657 133 691 553 3-03
3-04. .... .... .... 46 756 094 42 033 837 17 332 464 15 534 378 1 269 036 1 834 016 7 614 863 6 997 923 20 541 731 17 666 918 3-)4
8--0. Total steamodnly......... 4 5 539 846 40 954 568 16 369 108 14 680 683 1 225 613 1 748 052 7 614 863 6 997 923 20 3 30 26 4 17 527 910 3-05
3--06. Total, electric only................ 1 113 488 1 037 603 953 784 847 577 43 423 65 966 116 281 104 060 3-06
8-07. Total, other. .................. 104 758 41 066 9 572 6 11 -- 95 186 34 948 3-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ......2 985 479 a 902 903 1 671 12 1 1 589 788 106 810 190 122 516 241 467 273 691 307 655 720 3-08
~09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ......... 6 2 5 25 95 2 20 61 8 22 71 8 9 0 42 11 1 48 613 6 41 5 11 4 0 309
8-10. Electric locomotive units. ............. 6 6 873 6 5 4 7 6 58 79 4 5 5 277 1 94 1 3 9 31 6 13 8 6 2 68 3-10
8-11. Otherlocomotives. ...... 15 503 6 042 7 448 3 744 055 2 298 8-11
8-12. Toal. 3 692 380 3 497 627 1739 185 1 649 527 108 751 194 053 525 283 478 421 1 319 161 1 175 626 3-12
4. Car-miles thousandsls:
4-01. Loaded,east.. ............ 733103 664 775 297 321 267 829 22 560 34 445 102 573 91859 311045 270 642 4-01
4-02. Loaded,west. ................. 543 859 463 063 188 128 153 600 18 342 38 518 79 963 68 803 257 426 202 148 4-02
4-08. Loaded, total. ................. 1 276 962 1 127 838 465 451 421 429 40 702 72 943 182 336 160 662 568 471 472 784 4-03
4-04. Empty, east.. ............. 251 773 251 578 79 675 77 043 10 882 29 351 36 974 38 895 124 242 106 289 4-04
4--05. Empty, west.. ....... ........ 467 493 457 823 199 123 190 817 la 774 25 898 60 227 60 824 195 369 180 284 4-05
4-06. Empty, total.. ............... 719 266 709 401 278 798 267 860 23 656 55 249 97 201 99 719 319 611 286 573 4-06
4-07. Ineded andemptyeast. ........ : ,9840876 91635 377 000 3*4 672 13 842 657196 139 547 1374 435 287 376 931 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty,weet.. 011 352 920 886 387 251 344 417 31 116 64 416 140 190 129 627 452 795 3824*26 4-08
41-09. Loaded and empty, total.. 996 228 1 857839 764 251 689 289 64 358 128 212 279 537 260 381 888082t 759 357 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west .............. 41 144 36 55 14 555 12 919 1 232 1 711 7 055 63545 18 302 15 582 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. 6 32 8 O 8 62 07 8 1 9 35 9 6 10 4 1 4 21 1 2 91 5 0 37 4 7 56 41
5. Gros ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .......9 279 281 8 474 1981 4 248 529) 3 744 044 406 274 401 639 1 676 726 1 550 178 2 947 752 2 578 337 5-01
5--02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........... 2 57 3 895 2 10 6 8 2 41 41 8 6 7 7 2 4 6 62 2 3 5 51 2 5 47 81 5 2 0 8 5 96 5-02
5-03. Electric locomotives. 227 884 221 985 165 665 145 761 20 604 39 597 41 615 36 627 5-03
5--04. Otherloeomotives... ............. 16 680 4 468 1224 640 -- 15 456 3 828 5-04
5-05. Total. ....................12 097 740 10 807 471 4 416 856 3 891 122 426 878 641 236 1 701 388 1 573 729 5 552 638 4 701 388 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars contents, and cabooses (thouseands):
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steamlocomotivetrains. .. .. .1 61 836 080 59 390 614 28 849 314 26 491 764 2 572 768 5 959 Sea 10 838 343 10 063 077 19 575 655 16 896 411 6-01
~02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ....... 16 084 923 13 042 16# 3 377 1 625 148 606 144 146 15 932 940 12 896 393 6-02
6--0. Total in electric locomotive trains. 9 96 6 2 1 8 51 4 5 1 6 61 4 11 1 4 16 7 11 8 3 91 0 2 29 6 50 a5 1 2 99 2 05 0 91 6-03
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motor car trains. .. 1 27 3 41 3 0 8 a8 2 6 0 1 9 68 12 4 7 37 2 8 8 60 6--04
-05. Total in all freight trains. .............80 044 964 74 315 058 30 516 706 27 912 068 2 656 678 6 169 012 10 986 949 10 207 223 35 884 631 30 026 755 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thous~ande). 31 614 811 29 909 328 12 197 372 11 505 188 1 195 259 3 282 295 4 566 301 4 092 380 13 857 879 11 029 525 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 2 411 22 9 a 213 927 e89 540 ea 617 aso see 1 475 414 163 381 oo9 1 029 337 890 826 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
IM1. Trrain-miles, ordinary. ............. 6.0 5.4 8.4 7*5 6.6 9.2~ 6.3s B.S~ 2. .10 9-01
IM2. Net ton-miles. 4,565 4,306 7,195 6,7i68 6, 693 .50337351.5 2o9 -2
10T. Ave ot smil e l (ropa n te~r ....107.0 1.11 1.12 1.04 1.1.0* 1.05 1.o5 1.k 10-01
10-02. Loaded f eigt a-miles............. 31.o 30od 34. 3. 3** 25.1C 21)3 30.3 29 1 1M2
10--0. Empty freilh carmiles....... 17.4 .1~ 19.7 21.1 20no]71.5 19*1 17.1 167. 10-0
10-4. Tot~stalfre car-ie (excluding eaboose). . .5 84. 3 n*5* 833. 44.4 476. 10-4
10--05. Grosson-mile (ecl~ud~~mglcmotiveendtender) .d 1,4 ,212,0 ,7 ,791S01 4 ,1 10-05
1(M6. Net ton-miles. 67 8 0 ,2 ,0 681 4 M
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .I 259 257 255 250 336 350 223 225 270 266 11
12. Net ton-milee per loaded ear-mile. .. .. .. .. .. 2. 26. 5 2.1 27.3 29.3 45.o 23.9 25*5 24.4( 23.3 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percentloadedofto~i.tealfrighear-mleseatbond .. .. 71r* 72.5 JSS 7* 67.3 54.0 7).5 70.3 7 *5 718 1801
10M2. Percentloaded oftotalfreightear-miles, westbound. ....5*. 4. 465* 85 .0 5* 95. 8
12-08. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles (east and west). 405.6.5 61.1 6~ .ra 26 5X .96.26. 23 30
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles. ... 57** 58.9 61.2 6). 6 5 *9 4 25 .1 57.2 5s. 7 57*2 13-04
14. Averae per train-hour:
1 61. Train-miles. 17.3 16.9 16,0 15*5 17.0 14.,6 17.5 17*5 18.3 18 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotires an'd t~enders)... 33.197 33,567 33,970 33,685 38,287 54.36=1 26.528 26,790 34,162 33,707 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .I 19*8 20.8 25.6 26. 7 26.1 28316.9 16.8 15*5 16.1 15

Exludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and inal terminals


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3 1262 08851 5415 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAMt RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MOffrH OF APRIL, 1941 AND 1940


statement No. M.-f il (OS-A)
APRIL, 1941




















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 191 940 1941 1940


) I I I 1 1~1~--1 1


---------
N OFFICE 4


2-1
2-02
2-03
8-01
3-02
3-08
305
8-06
3-07
3-08
MS9
3-10
3-11

4-01
4-02
4-03
4-04
4-05
4-06
4-07
4-08
4-09
4-10
4-11
5-01
5-02
5-08
5-04
5-05

6-01
6-02
6-08



6-05



10-2
10-01
10-04
1(U5
10-06
11
12

18-02
18-OS
13-04
14-01
14-02
15


SI I 1 I I I r


p...e i


29 900 0357 9
216 316
30 116 53 3
30 118 682
1 177 589
570 407
318666678
31 66 678


2 198 021
32 854

2 190 875
428 287
335 402
765 689
170 495
255 399
425 894
S598 762
590 801
1189 583
2901i4
5 12 1

7 049 046
95 328

7 144 374
47 234 138
583 031

47 817 163
19 908 188
1 759 302


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month.r. ...........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. . .. . .
2-02. Light. . .
2-08. Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. . . . . .
0U 2. He pr.. . . . . .
3-08. Lih . . . . .
805. Total, steam only.. . . . .
8-06. Total, electric only. . . . .
8-07. Total, other. . . . . .
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .. .......
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ......
3-10. Electric locomotive umits. . . . .
8-11. Other locomotives. . . . .
8-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands) :
4-01. Loaded, east.. . . . . .
4-02. Loaded, west .
4-08. Loaded, total. . .. . .
4-04. Empty, east. ....
4-05. Empty, west.. . . .
4-06. Em ty, totaL
4--07. Loaled and esapty, east. .:...........
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. .
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. .. .. .. .
4-10. Caboose, east and west.. .. . .. .
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trainLs), east and west. ...
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .
5-02. Oil-burning team locomotives. ...........
5-03. Electric locomotives. . . . .
5-04. Otherlocomotives. . . . .
5-05. Total. . . . . .
6. Gross ton-miles of care, contents, and ceabooses thousandsd) :
~01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. .. .. .. .
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ......
6-05. Total in all freight trains. . . . .
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .......
8. Train-hours (including train-switehing hours at way stations). ..
AVERAGES

10. Ave a es te ilneH ofra ex r in p ae r .

M1-4. Total frieigh eriar-mlsyxcuigebos) .....
14-05. Gros ton-miles (xldglcmtvsadtnes.....
10 A 6.ee Ne tto~n-miles.cu~n ih .ris ....
1 61. Gostnmleso ocomotive-ies pnla and tenersper lcmtv-ml....
12. )2 Nttnmle loaded rih car-mile. .......
18. C 1 emptloadedoft otlrihcar-miles.esb ud...
13-02. Pecn oddo total freight car-miles, westbound. .
1030. Perce tnt loaed of totl ringh lcarmoiles (stand wnest). .
14.6 Aver tran-hour:
-02. Gro m gn- iles (eclainlocomoti res and tenders)prlcmoiel.



15 -0. Percent trinswtchn oursa a sain of total loddfegtcramin-ous.*.


59 700 935
830 705
60 531 640
60 566 562
7 344 826
5 764601
73 695 989
69 943 424
3 714 662
37 903

7 426 161
1 822
246 713
30 270
7 706 966
1 275 907
779 592
2 055 499
359 158
642 884
1 202 042
1635 065
1 622 476
3257 541


18 093 995
1 507
644 722
4809
18 745 033 5
128 289 834
3 889
6 631 393
1 0 02 8
13 935 144
57 635 290
3 970 068


56 665
54 047 508
666 510
54 714 018
54 735 047
6 842 626
5 035 912
66 613 585
63284 561
3 307 833
21 191
6 692 658
2 044
229 326
13 150
6 937178
1 110 733
638 944
1 743 677
324 186
806 595
1 130 781
1 434 919
1 439 539
2 874 458
55 064
7 7 43

16 124 731
989
559 699
2 156
16 687 575
111 825 197
a 983
5 437 317
8 87 5
117 273 770
49 094 916
3 587 941


5 947

6 679 141
74 446
6 753587
6 755 388
410 791
364 94 3
7531122
7153 984
377 138

725 212
17 721
740 933

145 885 1
289 244
102 119
100 201
220 3120
245 476
246 086
4915364
6968
5 9 4
2 461 092
175 002
2 636 094
22 234 597
985 928
23 220 525
12 161 533
451 643


5 931

6 TSO 991
86 701
6 867 692
6 869 963
403 196
388 248
7655407
7 260 400
395 007

796 073
17 811
813 884
143 032
150 192
293 224
115 555
109 022
222 557
256 567
259 214
515 781
7 069

2 495 423
181 541
2 676 964
i3 777 338

1 050 885
!4828163
.3 257 152
476 677


SS111
27 322 912
171 224
27 494 136
27 497 886
994 831
587 994
29 020 711
29 020711


1 918 385
56 234

1 954 619
367 411
290 743
658 194
165 050
239 314
40 4 64
532 461
530 057
1062 518
26 287
4 7 41
6 370 898
87 829

6 458 727
41 467 842
548 214

42 016 056
17 138 034
1 603 814


130 503
73 522 413
438 955
73 961 368
73 7731 662
3 497 200
3 347 928
80 618 790
79872 467
458 530
267 793
2 846 921
2 557 675
24 568
24 021
5 233 183
1 190 260
991 703
2 181 963
510 831
724 711
1 235 542
1701091
1 716 414
3 417 505
71 87 9
2 0 4 1 2
11 776 614
9 719 646
162 967
41 839
21 703 066
76 396 626
60 260 800
968 225
3 25 9 5 6
137 953 607
52 742 842
4 045 735


130 899
66 169 328
556 980
66 526 308
66 550 426
2 679 834
2 723 080
71752 340
71214 941
595 352
142 047
2734 all
2 029 218
23 495
8 135
4 795 059
1042 240
817 799
1 860 039
442 141
689 098
1 131 239
14*84 81
1 506 897
2991 278
63*16
1 8 5 19

10 692 068
8 048 309
138 169
19 62
18 898 168
68 270 766
49 089 988
774 566
16 4 4 0
118 299 726
43 717 250
3 665 069


1(.

1.ok

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')61

263
23.5

70.2

56.0
11*2
32,278

15.8


230 934
169 802 526
1 560 422
171 368 948
171 214 294
12 430 406
10 067 879
193 718517 9
188 836 553
4 550 330
325 696
13 154 315
2 372 349
291 002
54 291
15 871 957

S037 813
2 252 588
5 290 395
1 142 603
1 925 195
3 065 798
4 180 416
4 175 j777
8 356193
169 189
3 4 01 1
39 3ea 747
9 616 481
988 691
46 646
50 228 567
874 157 189
So 647 720
8 585 546
3 35 98 4
343 9264*39
142 447 873
10 226 748


ast 606
154 320 739
I 28 1 415
155 602 154
155 453 322
10 980 487
8 668 834
175 042 043
170 780 613
4 098 192
163 238
la 141 327
2 067 496
270 432
21 285
14 500 740
2663 416
1 891 678
4 555 094
1 044 912
1 844 029
2 888 941
37083528
3 735 707
7 444 035
151 776
3 1 4 0 3
35 683 120
8 137 127
879 409
21 778
44 721 434
245 341 143
49 641 185
7 262 708
17 2 67 9
302 417 715
123 207 352
9 335 501


5,6 (
1.0


2,025
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259
26*9
72.7

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16.8
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20.1


6.66




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26.1



56.1
17.1
27,180

16.5


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1.05



717
269
24.2




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15.6


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254
28.0
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63.7
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26.2


17,01
1.06





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42.0



51, 13

27.2


1,955
350
4)5.2
55*7



14.4
52,086
28.3


16.0

89
155.
627

26.0 5



2616.5


1.07

486.2
1,96o
798
955
27*0
71.8
5. 6
61.2
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16.
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20.5


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*Excludes switching. time of train locomotives at initial and Anal terminals.
#Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 1)g railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)




















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN. DISTRICT~ WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.

1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


I '---- I- ---


III


I I I I' I I -----I -


_ II I


*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and ainal terminals.


1 C I &e 36.94 r


Subject to revision
UNIv. OF FL usI.




sawj D a ii


AGGREGATES
1. Miles orroad openraed at lose of month.. ..........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor car trains) :
2-01. Ordinary. .......
2-402. Light. ........
2- 8. Total. . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
9-01. Principal. ..................
342. He pr.. .................
3-43. L gt. ... ..........
3-04. T 1a. . .. . .
305. Total, steam only,..............
3-06. Total, electric only. ...............
307. Total, other. ................
Train-switchng locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .....
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
8-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
3-11. Other locomotives. .........
3-12. Total. . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east.. ................
4-02. Loaded, west.. .................
4-03. Loaded, total.
4-04. Empty, east. ......
4-05. Empty, west. .
4-06. Empty, total.. ..........
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. ...
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. .......
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. ..............
4-10. Caboose, east and west. ..
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. ...
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
~01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ........
502. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-08. Electric locomotives. ..............
5-04. Otherlocomotives.................
f0 5. Total. . . . . .
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (th~ousands) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .
~02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. ..........
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ......
6-05. Total in all freight trains. .............
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsls. .
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ..
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
Ml1. Train-miles, ordinary. ............
IU2. Net ton-miles. ...........
10. Averages per train-mile excludingg light train~s) :
10-1. Locomotive-miles (prinexpal and helper). .......
10-02. Loaded freight ear-miles. ..........
10-43. Empty freight car-miles..............
10-4. Total freight ear-miles (excluding caboose). :
10--05. Gross ton-miles excludingg locomotives and tenders). ...
1(M6. Net ton-miles. ............*

11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ...
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile. .............
13. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of totalfreightear-miles, eastbound. ..
13-02. Percentiloaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. ..
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles (east and west). .
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ..
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles.. ................
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excludingl]ocomotivies'andtenders)...
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


231 434
38 873 228
305 111
39 178 339
39 141 076
2 792 328
2 158 765
44 092 169
42 961 960
1 065 382
44 827

3 051 347
5 62 7 3 7
6 8 8 21
6 270
3 669 175
707 689
497 362
1 205 051
270 830
484 290
755 120
978 519
98 1 6 5 2
1960171
38 196
9 96 1
8 997 468
2 16 7 6 25
234 340
4004
11 403 437

64 882 461
13 363 341
2 008 174
40 179
80 294 155
33 081 195
2 306 981


56 509
16 263 179
248 751
16 511 930
16 521 183
2 179 638
1 626 807
20 327 628
19 255 941
1 057 801
13 886

1 995 294
3 17 2
6 0 22 6
9 496
2 068 188
374 387
226 021
600 408
84 370
237 448
321 818
458 757
4 63 4 6 9
922 226
16 675
2 24 1
5 010 502
2 7 20
184 859
15355
5 199 616

37 470 724
6 734
1988 642
4 119
39 470 219
17 553 111
1 085 984


56 642
13 277 527
159 629
13 437 196
13 442 146
1 749 271
1 239 614
16 431 031
15 531 412
893 020
6 599
1 693 100
a 91 0
5 8 0 7 6
3 606
1 757 692
285 387
167 944
453 331
82 506
200 376
282 882
367 893
3 68 3 2 O
736 213
13 515
2 17 2
3 994 052
2 6 70
156 669
712
4 154 103

as 857 332
6 154
1 555 685
1 979
30 421 150
12 941 749
874 486


37 926
8 207 204
56 80%
8 264 012

8 264 965
372 846
153 089
8 790 898
8 790 062
836
585 858
7 7 40

593 598
127 077
87 876
214 953
40 895
74 409
115 304
167 972
1 62 2 8 5
330 257
7 963
1 51 3
1947 428
2 1 8 22

1 969 250
13 250 407
126 666

13 579 811
5 582 108
474 298


38 095
6 943 407
43 257
6 086 664
6 987 795
263 024
127 955
7 378 774
7 378 774


478 771
11 6 34

490 405
103 128
69 165
172 291
36 999
67 597
104 596
140 127
1 36 7 6 O
276 887
6 649
1 50 9
1 630 469
2 3 91 1

1 654 380
10 748 811
151 653

10 900 464
4 362 190
392 847


230 788
46 526 449
464 513
46 990 962
46 950 730
3678 182
2842 399
53 471 311
52 042 961
1 305 369
122 981
3 966 312
6 56 13 5
7 199 9
17 919
4 312 365

889 796
652 370
1 542 166
291096
553 562
844 658
1 180 892
1 2 O5 9 3 2
2 386 824
46 263
9 4 65
10 892 314
2 7 42 896
284 951
19 176
13J 939 337

80 614 131
17 394 632
2 584 352
154 630
100 747 745
43 397 752
2 8os 659


5 953
1 975 994
22 506
1 998 500
1 999 106
110 414
108 158
2 217 678
2 105 528
112 150

217 294

5 04 9
222 343
42 927
51 883
94 810
33 426
29 763
63 189
76 353
8 1 64 6
157 999
2 OS6
10 0
731171

52 253
763 424
7 543 592

301 387
7 844 979
r 265 965
135 oa5


5 930
1 774 010
21 900
1 795 910
1 796 553
94 928
91 080
1 982 561
1 896 671
85 890

199 569
39 9 2

203 561
34428
47 646
82 074
38 867
25 350
64 217
73 295
7 2 9 96
146 291
1 844
10 1
652 612

40 226
692 838
6 822 852
238 339
7 061 171
3 782 305
121 587


130 400

20 080 072
136 448
20 216 520
20 165 478
1015 284
954 45 5
22 15 107
21 891 430
135 418
108 259
767 866
6 45 2 23
6 7 24
8 423
1 428 236

345 405
286 590
631 995
132 405
211 942
344 347
477 810
4 98 5 3 2
976 342
19 669
5 61 1

3 203 213
2 71 8 35 4
47 839
17 641
5 987 047
22 349 408
17 261 232
294 323
147 773
40 052 736
15 996 568
1 113 352


130 767

16 878 284
80 325
16 958 609
16 914 582
685 105
700 116
18 299 803
18 155 103
106 472
38 228

679 907
5 4 19 3
67 5 3
a 664
1 237 517

284 746
212 609
497 355
112 458
190 967
303 425
397 204
4 O3 5 76
800 780
16 188
6 17 9

2 720 335
2 14 1 0 4 4
37 445
3 292
4 902 116
18 453 486
13 205 534
214 150
38 200
31 911 370
11 994 951
918 061


1
2-01
2-02
2-03
3-01
3-42
43-0
3-04
3-05
3-06
3-07
308
0U9
3-10
3-12
4--01
4-02
4-08
4--04
4-)5
4-06
4-07
4-08
4-09
4-10
4-11
5-01
5-02
5-03
5-04
5-01
~02
6-04
6-05
7
8


1.ok
24.8
15.1
39.9


224

25.3





17.8
27,747
16.8


1.07
19.4
50.4
2, o66

259
27.5
72.3
50.7

17.0
34 so5
21.1


1.08
18.2

933
261





57-7
16.7
351s70
19.9


7.6
7,370
1.13
21.3
55.4
2, 291
975
253
28.5

7.6
4.6 6
63.o

34,78
27.0


5.0
3,957
1.oy
17.1
48.6
1, 995
797
270

25.3
72*3

64.7

18.2
35,975
15.4


4(.2
2,959
1.ok

47.4




24.1



57.3
18.5
34,760
16.3


9-01
9-02
10-01
1(M2
10-08
10-04
10-05
14-06
11
12
13-01
13-02
13-03
10M4
14-01
14--02
15


9.3
10,020
1.1)
36.9
5 .7
2, 27
1,079
256
29.2
81.6



15.2

25.o


10.7
23,116
1.06
48.0

3, 970
2,159
353
45.o
5.2
635
60.o
45.3
14.8
58,1oo
27.3


9.7
20,575
1.05
6.2
25
), 980



46.1
47.0
6 .3


14.8
58,075
27.7


7.0
4,7(8


14.0
40.2
6so
224

26.0
75.7
5.1

59.1
17.4
2s,elo
16.6


3 26 085 523 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MIAY, 1941 AND 1940


statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
MlAY 1941







Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR FIVE MOffrHS ENDED WITH MHAY, 1941 AND 1940

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1941 1940 1941 1940 191(1 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


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56 660

67 325 035
826 139
68 151 174
68 177 193
8 591 897
6 275 526
83 044 616
78 815 973
4 200 853
27 790

8 385 758
4 954
287 402
1 6 7 5 6
8 694 870
1396120
800 888
2 197 008
406 692
1006 971
1 413 663
1 802 812
1 807 859
3 610 671
68 579
9 91 5
20 118 783
3 659
716 368
2 866
20 841 678

140 682 529
9 137
6 993 002
10 252
147 694 920
62 036 665
4 462 427


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month.#. ...........
2. T ai-miles Iocomotive-propelled and motorcar trainls):
2-02. Light
2-03. Total . . .. .
3. Ro6 loooiemiles:
3-02. He pr.
3-03. Li ht
3-4)4. T 1a.
8-05. Total, stear only..............
3-06. Total, electric only. ............
~07. Total, other. ......
r-8 moalb rninm stea i motives. .
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ......
3-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
3-11. Other locomotives ...
3-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car mles atdo sn~ds) : .........
4-02. Loaded, west .
4-03. Loaded, total.
4-04. Empty, east. .................
4-05. Empty, west .
4-06. Empty total .
4-07. LoadelIand empty, east. .....
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. ......
4--09. Loaded and empty,total.. ............
4-10. Caboose, east and west. .....
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freigh't trains), east and west. ...
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
IM)1. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .
5-4)2. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5--03. Electric locomotives. ....
5--04. Otherlocomotives.................
5-05. Total. . . . . .
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses thousandsd) :
~0)1. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ..
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ..
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. ...
-0)4. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ......
6-05. Total in all freight trains. .
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). ....
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ...
AVERAGES
9. Ave aes pr mile of zvad per day:
9-0.T ain-miles, ordinary. ......
9-02. Net ton-miles. ........
10. Average pesr train-mile (excluding li ht trains) :
1 -1. Lcmotive-miles (prnexlpal and helper). .......
1M-2. Loaded freight ear-miles. .......
10-03. Empty freight car-miles. .............
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excludingea'boose). . ..
10--5. Gross ton-miles excludingg locomotives and tenders). ...
1(M6. Net ton-miles. ...........

11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ...
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .............
13. Car-mile ratios:
11M)1. Percent loaded of total freightcar-miles, eastbound. .
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. ....
13--03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). ..
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ...-
14. Avera es pr train-hour:
14- 1. Train-miles. .
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'locomotives' and tenders). ...

15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


37 951

38 107 241
273 124
38 380 365
38 383 645
1 550 435
723 496
40 657 576
40 656 740
836
2 743 879
40 594

2 784 473
555 564
425 278
978 64 2
211 390
329 608
541 198
766 754
753 086
1519 840
36 877
6 6 34

8 996 474
117 150

9 113 624
60 484 539
709 697
2 758
61 196 974
25 4 0 296
2 2 3 600


130 479

93 602 485
575 403
94 177 888
93 939 140
4 512 484
4 302 273
102 753 897
101763 393
593 948
396 556

3 614 787
2 982 896
31 292
3 2 4 4 4
6 661 419

1535 665
1 278 293
2 8135 958
64 236
936 653
1 579 889
2 178 901
2 214 946
4 393 847
91 548
2 6 02 3

14 981 827
12 438 000
210 806
59 480
27 690 113
98 748 034
77 522 032
1 262 548
473 729
178 006 343
68 741 964
I5 159 087


130 872

83 047 612
437 305
83 484 917
83 265 008
3 364 939
3 422 196
90 052 143
89 37 0 044
501 824
180 275
3 414 118
2 577 411
30 248
1 o 7 99
6 032 576
1326 986
1 030 408
2 357 394
554 599
880 065
1 434 664
1 881 585
1 910 473
3 792 058
79 604
2 4 69 8

13 412 403
10 189 353
175 614
22 914
23 800 284
86 724 252
62 295 sas
988 716
202 606
150 211 096
55 712 201
4 563130


230 902

216 328 975
2 024 935
218 353 910
218 165 024
16 108 588
12 910 278
247 183 890
240 879 010
5 855 699
449 181

16 720 627
3 028 464
363 001
7 2 21 0
20 184 322

3927 609
2 904 952
6 832 561
1 433 699
2 476 758
3 910 457
5 361 308
5 381 710
10 743 016
215 456
4 3 47 6

50 275 061
12 559 377
1 267 64 2
65 824
64 167 904
354 771 320
78 242 352
11 169 898
490 614
444 674 184
185 846 179
13 035 407


231 569
193 193 967
1 586 526
194 760 493
194 594 398
13 712 815
10 826 999
219 134 212
213 742 573
5183 574
208 065

15 192 674
2 630 233
339 453
2 7 5 5 5
18 189 915
3 571105
2 389 040
5 760 145
1 315 742
2 528 319
3 644 061
4 686 847
4 717 359
9 404 206
189 972
4 1 3 6 4

44 680 588
10 304 752
1113 749
25 782
56 124 871
310 223 604
63 oo4 526
9 270 882
212 858
382711 870
156 288 547
11 642 482


56 523

75 964 114
1 079 456
77 0435 570
77 087 745
9 524 464
7 411 408
94 023 617
89 199 365
4 772 463
51 789

9 421 455
4 994
308 939
3 9 7 66
9 775 154
1650 294
1 005 613
2 655 907
443 528
1080 333
1 523 861
2 093 822
2 085 946
4 179 768
78 007
1 0 32 5

23 104 497
4 227
829 581
63544
23 944 649

165 760 558
to 623
8 620 035
14 147
174 405 363
75 188 401
5 056 052


5 94 9
8 655 15
96 952
8 752 087
8 754 494
521 205
473 101
9 748 800
9 259 512
489 288

940 506

22 770
963 276
186 286
197 768
584 05 4
155 545
129 964
265 509
321 831
327 732
649 563
9 02 4

3 192 263
227 255
3 419 518
29 778 189

1 267 315
31 065 504
16 427 518
586 668


5 931
8 555 001
108 601
8 663 602
8 666 516
496 124
473 328
9 637 968
9 157 071
480 897

995 642
21 803
1017 445
177 460
197 838
375 298
152 402
134 372
286 774
329 862
332 210
662 072
8 913
50 1
3 148 035
221 767
3 369 802

3O 600 170
1 289 164
31 889 334
17 039 457
598 264


38 106
34 266 319
214 481
34 480 800

34 485 681
1 257 855
655 949
36 399 485
36 399 485


2 397 156
47 868

2 445 024
470 539
359 906
830 445
202 049
306 911
508 960
672 588
666 817
1539 405
32 876
6 25 0
8 001 367
111 740

8 113 107
52 216 653
699 847

52 916 520
21 500 224
1 998 661


.2
2, 801
1,04
28.4


671
264

23.6
70.5

56.3
18*2
32,775
15.9


9*6

1.06
4ir.3
30.7



351
42*8





14.9
52,952
27.2


6.6

1.04

25.7

669
224

26.o

72.

56.7
17.2
27,398
16.5


4.8

1.05

46.9
1,902
734
269
24.1


57.
54.6
18.3
3 .503
15.6


9-0
9-02
10--1
10-02
10-08
10-04
10-05
1(H6
11
12

1302
13-os
13-04
14-01
14-02
15


6.2
5, 330



1.0

2.7


260


57.5
16.8
34,113
20.1


8, 809
1.1)
35.0
20.0
55.o
2,296
990
255
28.3




e.2


7.8
7, 203


21.0

2,194
921
251
26.2


60.8
635 5
15.3
33,o97
26.4


9*5



33.5
77.4
3,728
1,992
350
45.4

53.8
56.7
47.3
14.5
53,303
28.2


1.04
24.2
14.9



22)
25.9
.o
,o

56.7

26,476
16.4


f.5
4, 7


21.07



16.7
12,981



2.3


us 9 GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1941-O0-2008968


*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.
#Represents an average of the milleage reported at the close of each month within the period.


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS

















SOUTHEI N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEMII POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940o 1941 1940
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of month.. . .1 230 717 231 404 56 506 56 634 5 953 5 930 37 864 38 096 130 394 130 744 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-prmpelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. ...................46 237 935 37 590 232 16 174 713 13 074 961 2 024 465 1 709 124 7 857 547 6 384 465 20 181 210 16 421 682 2-01
2-02. Light. ....475 967 330 131 255 195 177 635 26 331 20 620 53 168 36 084 141 273 95 792 2-02
2-08. Total. ............46 713 902 37 920 363 16 429 908 13 252 596 2 050 796 1 729 744 7 910 715 6 420 549 20 322 483 16 517 474 2-03
3. Road locomotive-miles:
IM)1. ePerinia................... 4660 450 37 888 99 216 39290 :13 259 76 2 051 489 1 730 279 7 911 559 6 420 824 20 278 156 16 478 550 80
3-0. elr... .. .. .. .. .. 70 45 88 00 12 50 1 799 959 117 852 86 697 354 792 228 492 1 084 951 713 352 3-02
3-08. i~.................. 2 884 500 2 195 161 1 629 759 1 285 672 109 009 87 333 147 562 118 683 998 150 703 473 3-03
i04. 1.... ..... ..... 53 295 445 42 912 590 20 241 905 .16 344 907 2 278 350 1 904 309 8 413 933 6 767 999 22 361 257 17 895 375 3-04
8-05. Total, steam only. ............... 51 912 453 41 800 995 19 205 659 15 447 467 2 173 028 1 821 128 8 403 601 6 767 999_ 22 130 165 17 764 401 3-05
8-06. Total, electric only. 258 741 1 072 281 1 020 275 888 721 105 322 83 181 153 144 100 379 3-06
3-07. Total, other.. 124 251 39 314 15 971 8 719 103532 97 948 30 595 3--07
r-8sw coal-brning stea motives. 45 099 2 962 270 2 003 759 1 663 346 211 to4 183 615 560 141 444 346 770 095 670 963 3-08
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .........6 6 5 2 82 5 66 497 3 5 82 3 11 4 --4 6 56 3 97 2 6 57 0 44 5 59 4 11 5-09
8-10. Electric locomotive units. ............72 159 66 273 59 775 56 228 4 875 3 821 7 509 6 224 3-10
3-11. Other locomotives. ............... 17 270 7 178) 9 690 4 968 -- 7 580 2 210 3--11
3-12. Total. ................... 4 299 810 3 602 218 2 076 806 1 727 656 215 979 187 436 564 797 448 318 1 442 228 1 238 808 3-12
4. Car loaes adosa), ...... 82 532 705 608 370 050 290 734 40 292 32 675 122 141 93 799 350 04 9 28 0 40
4-02. Loadedwest.. ............645 250 484 083 2233520 166 665 55 478 47 403 84 145 64 216 282 307 205 799 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. ................ 1 527 782 1 189 691 359 370 457 399 95 770 80 078 206 286 158 015 632 356 494 199 4-03
4-04. Empty, east. .299 296 250 144 86 624 77 567 41 956 36 821 38 303 32 282 132 413 103 474 4-04
4-05. Empty, west.. ................ 551 387 462 211 236 196 196 766 27 07 9 223526 71 07 5 57 820 217 037 185 299 4-05
4-06. Empty total.. ............850 683 712 355 322 820 274 333 69 035 59 147 109 378 90 102 349 450 288 773 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty,e~ast. ........ 1 181 828 955 752 456 674 368 301 82248 69 496 160 444 126 081 482 462 391 874 4-07
4-08.Loaded and empty, west............... 1 196 637 946 294 459 516 363 431 82 557 69 729 155 220 122 036 499 344 391 098 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. .7 ...........27465 1 902 046 916 190 731 732 164 805 139 225 315 664 ;246 117 981 806 782 972 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. .46 179 36 997 16 594 13 339 2 108 1 777 7 627 6 084 19 850 15i 797 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freigh't t ai is), et st and west. .11 0 93 10 3 82 2 4 02 a 4 45 10 3 9 9 1 4 O3 1 2 SS 7 18 5 6 5 83 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands) :
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ........ 1 0 8 49 7 691 8 7 3 7 11 5 0 02 5 32 3 97 2 2 31 7 56 1 89 6 29 0 45 1 7 1 9 46 1 5 01 6 32 3 2 19 10 2 2 6 30 80 O -01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........... 2 7 76 0 92 2 14 5 17 4 2 5 8 2 4 94 1 4 6 51 1 4 O 2 2 7 58 8 61 2 12 8 660 5-4)2
5-03. Electric locomotives. ..... ........ 276 138 230 734 178 783 155 953 49 960 38 576 47 395 36 205 5-03
5-04.0Other locomotives.. ......... 311 5 312 1789 1019 631 16 891 4 293 FM)4
&-05. Total. .............. .. .13 925 310 11 114 931 5 185 684 4 131 697 806 149 667 621 1 891 228 1 515 652 6 042 249 4 799 961 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (thousands) :
M)1. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .8 O 8 43 2 39 6 3 4 69 O 99 3 7 5 41 4 27 2 9 11 O 4 48 7 8 48 8 6 9 6 5 19 9 8 1 2 7 91 2 55 9 7 51 8 65 2 2 6 61 6 88 1 8 08 7 8 8 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ....... 17 731 801 13 396 763 7 052 6 227 86 338 84 316 17 638 411 13 306 220 6-02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. .... .... 2 4 71 7 67 1 9 88 4 40 1 90 2 2 41 1 5 58 6 56 28 6 5 43 2 25 6 58 2 8 2 9 83 2 O4 1 26 6-08
6--04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ... 17 8 8 39 4 8 O 9 5 4 95 2 15 O* 3 2 82 7 14 O 517 4 5 9 41 6-04
6-05. Totalinallfr~eighttrains. 101 225 646 78 902 393 39 456 215 30 677 481 8 135 412 6 745 056 12 910 420 94 836 181 40 723 599 31 643 675 &-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .......44 036 254 32 899 808 17 733 480 13 247 553 4 418 54 5 3 614 962 5 518 780 4037 491 16 365 449 11 999 802 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ... 2 82 O 8 49 2 2 39 9 O4 1 0 93 12 7 860 O4 3 1 35 4 04 115 1 4 4 54 2 OO 35 8 4 34 1 1 38 11 8 90 6 11 3 8
AVERAGES
9. Av Ta a o-ies ,r i ay. ............ 6.7 5.41 9.5b 7.7 11.3 9.6 6.9 5.6 5.2 4.2 9-01
9-02. Net ton-miles. ........... 6,362 4, 739 10417,797 24,7k1 20,320 4,858r 3,533 4, 184 3,o59 9-02
-10.Av Lcmt I em exus (picpa and he r). .......1.08 1.07 .11. 1 61.51.05 1.ok 1.o5 1.04 10--01
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles. 33.0 1. 36.6 35.o 47.3 4692. 483.3 30.1 10-02
10-0. Em~t trih ear-mile.... 18.Y 19.0 20.0 21.0 34.1 34.6 13.9 114.1 173 7.6 10
1(H)4. Tota iriht ar-miles excludingg caboose).: 51.4 50 .6 56. 56.0 81. 81. 3i. 38. 8. 47.97 10-04
1(M)5. Gross ton-miles (exeludng locomotives and tenders). ...2,189 2,099 2,3923t6 4,01 3,4 ,o 151208 ,2 00
1(M)6. Net ton-miles. ............ 952 675 ,951,013 2,183 2.115 702 62811 731 10-06
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 261 259 256 253 354 351 225 224 270 268 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .. .. .. .. .1 21.8 27-7 29.9 29.0 46.1 45.1 26.8 25.6 25.9 24.3 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percentloadedoftotalfrei htear-miles~ eastbound. ...74.7 73.8 81.0 78 .9 4.07. 76.1 74.4 72.6 736 130
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight tar-miles, westbound. .....53.9 51.2 48a.6 597.6.o5 25.6655.6 1-2
13-03. Pe~rent loaded of tota l fei t car-miles (east and west). 426. 48 25 815. 536. 4463 13-03
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ....57.81 59.3 62.4 63.6 4216. 925. 5.4 5.1 13-04
14.Aver1e tr thour:,s 6.6 16.9 501541 1515o1.41. 17.9 18.2 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'loc~omotives an~d tenders). 5,885 35,226 36,095 35,670 60,os3 5a,493 26,425 2,4 5723,2 40
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.' .1 19.7 21.1 24.al 26*9 26.4 26.9 16.7 16915.1 16.6 15

*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and Ainal terminals.


7- ( I ~* 3 5'.:4 1 '

Subject to revision


U.S. DEPiOSITORY


BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM: RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 1)g railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE OMONH OF JUNE, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
JUNE, 1941




















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.

1941 1940 1941 1940 1911940 1941 1940 1941 1940


I I I I I I


I I I I I I I -1


Pas, e


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 136 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

POR SIX MONTHS ENDED1 WITH JUNe, 1941 AND 1940


AGGREGATES
1. Miles ofroad operated at lose of month#i. ..........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. ...... ..........
2-02. Light ............
2--08.Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal.. . . . . .
3-02. Hel er.. . . . . .

3-05. Total, steam only.................
8-06. Total, electric only. ...............
5-07. Total, other. ...............
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .......,
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ..........
3-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
3-11. Other locomotives........ .......,
3-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east.. ...............,
4-02. Loaded, west.. ...............
4-08. Loaded, total. .............
4--04. Empty, east.. ............
4-05. Empty, west.. ................
4-06. Empty total.. .............
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. ......
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. ..........
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. ............
4-10. Caboose, east and west. .............,
4--11. Passenger-train care (in freight trains), east and west. .
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders thousandsds:
F01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........
54)2. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
M3. Electric locomotives. ..............,
5-04. Otherlocomotives................
5-05. Total. . . . . .
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, content, and cabooses (th~ousan~ds):
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ....
~02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. ...
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ......
6-05. Total in all freight trains. .............
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands),.
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ..
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
Ml1. Train-miles, ordinary. .. ........
902. Net ton-miles. ...........
10. Averages pr train-mile (execludlingl Ihttrain~s):
10-01. Lcmotive-miles (prmexpal and helper). .......
10-2. Loaded fre gt ear-miles. ....
10-08. Empty freight car-miles.........
1(M4. Total fre ear-~miles (excluding caboose). :
1(U5. Gross ton-miles (excludmnglocomotives and tenders). ...
1(M6. Net ton-miles. .................

11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ...
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .............
13. Car-mile ratios:
1801. Percent loaded ot total freight ear-miles, eastbound. .
18-02. Percent loaded of total freightecar-miles westbound. ....
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). .
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. .
14. Av~erages p tra n-our:

14--02. Gross ton-niles (etcliding'locomotives'arlitendlers).
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


130 8491
99 469 294
533 097
100 002 391
99 743 558
4 078 291
4 125669
107 947 518
107 134 445
602 203
210 870
4 O 8 5 8 1
3 13 6 8 2 2
3 6 4 72
1 3 0 09
7 271 384
1615 386
1 236 207
2 851 593
658 073
1065 364
1723 437
2 273 459
2 301 571
4 575 030
95 401
3 1 2 81
1 6 0 43 2 06
12 318 013
211 819
27207
28 600 245
104 811 640
7 5 6 O1 7 42
1 19 2 8 42
248 547
181854 771
67 712 003
5 4 69 24 3


56 521

92 138 827
1 334 651
93 473 478
93 5271041
11 697 314
9041167
114 265 522
108 405 024
5 792 738
67 760

11 4 a5 21 4
6 57 6
3 68 71 4
4 9 4 56
11651960
2 02034 4
1 228 933
3 249 277
530 152
1 316 529
1 646,681
2 550 496
2 545 462
5 095 958
94 601
1 2 7 2
2 8 10 7 02 9
6 807
1008 364
6 133
29 130 333
203 301 985
1 7 67 5
1 0 5 a2 27 6
19 642
213 661 578
92 921 881
6 14 9 17 9


5 94 9
10 679 600
123 283
10602 883
10 805 983
639 057
582 110
12 027 150
11 43254 0
594 610

1 15 161 0
27 6 4 5

1 179 25 5
226 578
253 246
479 824
177 501
157 043
334 54 4
404 07 9
410 28 9
814 368
11 152
5 97

3 94 8 4 5 2
277 215
4 ass667
37 627 058

1 57 3 8 5 8
39 200 916
20 846 063
7 22 07 2


5
10 264
129
10 393
10 396
584
560
11542
10 978
564

1 17 9


1204
210
245
455
189
156
345
399
401
801




260


37 119
1 51 4
3 6634
20 654
7 1 3


37 937

45 964 788
326 292
46 291080
46 295 204
1 905 227
671 07 8
4 9071 50 9
49 060 341
11 168

3 3 O4 O 2 O
4 5 25 0

3 349 270
677 505
507 423
1 184 928
249 693
400 883
650 576
927 198
908 306
1 635 504
44 504
8 O 37
1 0 86 8 4 2 0
131 801
4631
11004 852
73 275 794
7 9 6 03 5
35 565
74107 394
31 009 076
2 6 87 80 0


230 872
262 566 910
2 500 902
265 067 812
264 84 5524
19 839 0 33
15 794 778
300 479335
292 791 463
7114 440
573 432
so 2 65 7 26
3 6 9 7 6 6
4 35 16 O
8 9 4 8 0
24 484132
4 810 141
3 550 202
8 360 343
1732 995
3 028 14 5
4 761140
6 543 136
6 578 547
13 121483
261 635
5 4 5 69

6 112 4 8 30
15 335 409
1543 780
89 195
78 093214
435 614 559
9 5 9 73 01 1
1 3 6 41 6 6 5
670 595
545 899 830
229 880 220
1 5 5 6 2 56


231 541
230 784 1399
1 916 657
232 700 856
232 483 327
16 541 315
13022 160
262046 802
255 543 568
6 255 655
247 379
1 815 4 9 44

3 4 7 3 3
21792133
4076713
2 873 1;23
6 949 836
1565 886
2790 530
43956 416
5 642 599
5 663 653
11306 252
2236 969
5 1 74 6
5 3 4 14 2 9
12 449 926
1344 483
31 094
67259 802
373 692 703
7 6 4 01 28 9
S1 25 9 3 2
260 949
461614 263
189 188 355
1 3 8 8 2 3 8


56 657

80 399 996
1 003 774
81403770
81436469
10 391 856
7561198
993589 523
94 263 440
5 08 9574
36 509

1 0 0 49 10 4
6 0 6 8
S4 3 6 3 O
2 1 7 2 4
10 422 526
1686 854
967 553
2 654 407
484 259
1 20 737
1 68 7996
2 171 113
2171 290
4 342 403
81 918
12 3 6 O

2 4 0 91 0 14
6 153
872 321
3 887
24 973 375
169 792 977
1 5 3 64
8 5 51 6 5 8
is 402
178 372 401
75 284 218
5 3 22 4 7 O


38 104

40 650 784
250 565
409g01 49
40 906 505
1 486 347
774 632
43167 484
43167 484


2 8 41 5 O2
5 1 8 4 0

2 893 342
564 338
42?4 122
988 460
234 31
364 731
599 062
798 669
788 853
1587 522
38 960
7 5 O5

9 5 02 9 9 9
125 760

9 628 759

61 968 518
7 84 18 3

62 752 701
25 537 715
2 35 7 9 5


130 465
113 783 695
716 676
114 500 371
114 217 296
5 597 435
5 300 423
125 115 154
123 893 558
727 092
494 504
4 3 84 8 8 2
3 6 39 9 4 0
3 8 80 1
4 0 0 24
8 103 647
1 885 714
1 560 600
3 446 314
775 649
1 153 690
1929 339
2 661 363
2 714 290
5 375 653
111 398
3 3 20 8
1 8 20 0 9 29
15 196 801
258 201
70431
33 732 362
121 409 722
9 515 9 3 O1
1 5 45 5 3 1
615 388
218 729 942
85 103 200
6 2 97 20 5


6*3
5,501
1.07

50.o
2,079
876
260

27.5

.0


16.7
34I, 428
20.0


7.8



21.0



251




61.1
635 5
15.3
33,513
26.5


6.7
9,516





675
224

26.2



57*2
17.2
27,572
16.5


4.s
3,604



47.2
1,922
748
270
21.7 .

70.9
-5 :
5.1

18.2
54,734

15.5


4(.2


28.7
46.0
681

265
23.7
71.1


56.6

33,'129
16.o


1.07


2,000
820

257
27.2
72.2
0s.7

16.8
35,252
20.7


9.o
9,083




21.1)






255


9-9
19,360
1.06



1,952

351








27.1


9*5
19,134
1.06
44.4

81

2,012
350
45.4





14.6
54.142
28.0


1.04
24.3




223

25.8

70.7
.8
57-1

26,762)
16.5


9-01
9-02
10-01
10-02
14-03
10-04
10-5
10-06
11
12
1s-ol
13-02
13-03
18-04
14-01
14-02
15


U. 5. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1941-0-200896


*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at Initial and final terminals.
#r Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close


of each month within the period.


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)



















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION ITEM NO.
1941 1940 1941 19210 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 19250
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month... .. .. .1 2 30 6 9 2 31 3 63 5 6 4 94 56 6 14 5 9 53 5 9 3 3 7 8 64 3 8 0 94 1 30 8 4 13 0 7 25 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. ............ 48 593 704( 38 889 456 16 608 974) 13 305 945 1 997 280 1 748 120 7 968 242 6 470 7611 22 019 208 17 364 630 2-01
2-02. Light. .................... 518 583 349 766 276 7641 183 682 25 9541 20 292 56 962 38 5881 158 903 107 204 2-02
2-08. Total. ............... ....49 112 287 39 239 222 16 885 738 13 489 627 2 023 254 1 768 412 8 025 204 6 509 349 22 178 1111 17 471 834 2-03
8. Road locomotive-miles:
301. Principal. ............. .....49 087 326 39 201 874 16 893 067 13 494 886 2 023 981 1 768 968 8 025 777 6 509 518 22 144 501 17 428 502 3-01
3--2. He wr.. ................... 3 757 575 2 790 678 2 182 890 1 761 479 113 968 88 615 514 459 219 783 1 146 258 720 801 3-02
W43.L gh........ ........... 3 004 038 2 187 426 1 645 276 1 224 578 106 676 86 480 148 151 118 454 1 103 935 757 914 13-0
3-04. .... .... .... 55 848 939 44 179 978 20 721 233 16 480 943 2 244 625 1 944 063 8 488 387 6 847 755 24 394 694 18 907 2~17 304
3--05. Total steam only. ......... ..... 54 420 818 43 052 080 19 674 495 15 582 370 2 140 5841 1 858 500 8 475 567 6 847 755 24 130 172 18 763 455 3-05
8-06. Total electric only. ............ 1 2 86 5 9 1 8 2 6 61 1 0 28 8 96 e8 9 7 79 10 4 O 41 8 5 5 63 1 53 6 53 1 O7 3 1 9 3
ao7. Total other................... 141 531 45 237 17 842 8 794 12 820 110 869 36 443 3-07
Train-switching locongotive-miles:
E-08. Coal-burning st~am locomotives. ........... 3 7 77 7 57 3 14 7 0 73 2 1 25 5 9 1 7 55 1 53 2 12 OO 5 1 97 0 3 5 7 0 6 4 4 41 8 '54 8 7 6 29 75 05 O36 3-08
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ......... 7 36 15 5 5 92 8 48 5 7 3 3 4 98 5 12 3 9 48 7 25 91 3 8 5 4 O2 3--09
3-10. Electric locomotive units. .. .. ...... 7 0 9 86 6 5 99 7 59 517 5 5 6 32 4 5 61 4 8 6 6 90 6 6 27 9 8 -10
3-11. Other loomotives. ... .. .. .. .. . 22 461 8 742 11 658 5 8621 -1 -I 10 803 2 e880 8-11
12. Total. . .. . .1 4 607 359 3 814 660 2 201 964 1 820 145 216 566 201 116 574 576 445 802 1 1614 253 1 347 597 3-12
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east.. ................. 906 783 692!961 370 978 E80 962 39 014 32 334 117 546 90 610 379 245 289 055 4-01
4-02. Loaded,west. ................. 663 876 484 137 224 024 163 667 53 416 47 432 85 914 64 261 300 522 208 777 4-02
4-08. Loaded, total. ....... .. ..... 1 570 659 1 177 098 595 002 444 629 92 430 79 766 203 460 154 871 679 767 497 832 4-08
4-04. Empty, east. 17 703 265 722 88 470 79 265 39 931 37 893 39 806 34 5611 149 496 114 003 4-44
4-05. Empty, west. ..... ......... 578 698 487163 237 780 202 404 26 224 23 777 72 760 58 783 241 934 202199 4-05
4-6. Empty total.. 96 401 752 885 3;26 250 281 669 66 155 61 670 112 566 93 344 391 430 316 202 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. ...... .... .. 1 224 486 958 683 459 448 360 227 78 945 70 227 157 352 125 171 528 741 403 058 4-07
408. Loaded and empty, west. .............. 1 2 42 57 4 9 71 3 O0 4 61 80 4 6 6 O 71 7 9 64 O 7 1 2 O9 1 58 6 74 1 25 O44 5 42 4 56 4 1 9 76 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. 467 060 1 929 983 921 252 726298e 158 585 141 436 316 026 248 215 1 071I197 814 034 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west.. 48 548 383909 17 074 13 561 2 082 1 818 7 717 6 179 21 675 16 751 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in breigh~t trains), east and west. 11 4 69 11 0 11 2 60 3 2 6 3 9 10 8 10 2 1 4 1 o 1 2 27 7 3 48 7 4 3 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders thousandsds:
5--0. Coal-burningsteamlocomotives. .. .. .. .. .1 11 302 9151 9 004 5811 5 122 382( 4 005 087( 745 529 642 621 1 884 8951 1 506 058 3 550 109 2 850 815 5--01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ... ...... 2 9 37 16 8 2 16 4 2 27 2 6 98 2 7 14 -* 1 4 4 34 1 2 8 44 2 9 20 O3 6 2 1 48 6 69 5-02
5--03. Electric locomotives. ........ ...... 28 2 8 37 2 3 9 22 17 9 2 55 15 5 0 69 4 8 9 4 3 9 7 82 -- 5 4 6 4 3 8 O 71 5-03
5-4)4.Otherlocomotives.. .. .. .. ... .. 26 802 5 631 1 927 10531 -1 58511 19 024 4 578 5-04
(H)5. Total. .............. .....14 549 722 11 407 361 5 306 262 4 163 923 794 469 682 403 1 905 180 1 518 902 6 543 811 5 042 133 5-05
6. Grees ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (thousands) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ..... 83 810 206 64 875 139 38 000 523 29 104 308 7 564 082 6 618 459 12 869 711 9 730 976 25 375 890 19 421 396 40
&-02. Total in oil-burning, steamlocomotivetrains. .. .. .1 18 986 182 13 447 489 7 510 8 371 -* 84 857 79 622 18 893 815 13 359 396 6-02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. .. ....... 2 4 69 19 5 1 96 4 4 45 1 8 71 4 20 1 5 10 4 88 2 B0 21 3 25 3 O6 8 3 17 5 62 22 O 8 89 &-03
6-44. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ...... 213 39 2 5 57 8 6 5 34 2 7 88 7 20 2 16 9 6 56 5 0 7 90 4-04
~05. Total in all freight trains. ...... 105 478975 80 3405351 39 885 987 30 625 955 7 844 295 6 851 527 12 991 770 9 810 598 4 4756 923 33 052 471 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .... 46 066 869 33 716 140 18 015 259 13 332 756 4 262 351 3 674 978 5 612 205 4 019 017 18 177 05 4 12 689 389 7
8. Train-hours includingg train-switching hours at ways~tations). 2 985 920 2 331 8133 1 131 368 883 645 135 072 118 081 466 5281 364 834 1 252 952 965 273 8
AVERAGES
9i. Averages per mile of moad per day:
9-ol. '1rain-miles, ordinary. .............. 6.6 5.4 9. 7.6 10.b 9.5 6.8 5.5 5.4 9.3 1
I%2. Net ton-miles. ......... .......6,W12 4,0 0277.597 23,o97 19,991 4,781 3,403 Ic,l97 3.131 9-2
10. Averages per train-mile~ (excluding light tirais):
10-01. Locomotive-miles (prinexpal and helper). ...... 1.08 1.07 1.13 1.13 1.06 1.05 1.04 1.03 1.05 1.04 1%1t
10-02. Loaded feg car-miles. 2330.3 35.8 3.4 4645.1 25.5 23.3.9 28.7 1@02
10-03. Empty~ freih ear-miles. 85 19 3 19.7 2.2 3. 531.1* 17.7 18.2 10-os~
1(M4. Total freih ear-miles (excluding caboose). ..B.8 9 55.5 5 6 79.4 so.9 3 .6 83.66. 1 4
10-5. Gross ton-miles (excludinglocomotivesadeer)....211 2, 6 2,401 2,302 3,927 3,919 1,4 30i 1,51 2,3 1,.90 IMS
1(M6. Net ton-miles. s 67 1,085 1,oo2 2.134 2,102 045186731 10--6
11, Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 261 256 256 253 3541 351 224 222 26a 267 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile. .. .. .. .. .. .1 29.3 28.6 30.3 30.0 46.1 46.1 27.6 26.0 26.7 25.5 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, easbud1-2 ecn oe f ta riha-ml westbound. o. 238.7 7.0 9.4 46.0 7.7 72.4 71771.7 1a01
10 .Pren odd fttlfrih armls wsbud ..... 344.84. 47 671 66.6 .52 5. 08 14-02
18--03. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles (east and west). 37 106. 61.2 583564. .4 4 6). 61.2 13-03
14-0. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles.....5. 58.9 62.3 63.2 4.2 o.5 57.8 58-5 55.8 8. 13-04
14. Averages per train-hour:
1401 Tan-ils. .. .. .. ... .1.416814,9 15.3 15.0 15.0 17.2 17.8 17.7 181 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). 35,325 3,5 5253,5 805 5,2 7842,9 5713,4 40
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.' .1 20.1 21.6 25.7 27.6 26.6 as.2 16.6 16.5 15.6 17.1 15

*Excludes switching time oftrain locomotive sat initial and final terminals.


Subject to revision

UHIV. or- FL, us.






SU.S. DEP i Y -


PoR TIHE MOrNI OFWIULY, 1941 AND 1940


1111111111 22 85 54(11llnn!~~llmIINTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
JULY 1941




















SOUTHERN DISTRICT

ITEM ~UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT AHNSREINOUENREONWESTERN DISTRICT IE O

1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 14 1940


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AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. # .
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. ....
2-02. Light. ..
2-03. Total. . . . . .
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal. . . . . .
3-02. Hel er.. ...........
3-03. Li ht. . . . . .
3-04. T ta. . . . . .
8-05. Total, steam only. ................
3-4)6. Total, electric only.
3-07. Total, other. ..
Train-switchmng locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ......
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives.
3-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
3-11. Other locomotives. ..
3-12. Total. .. . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east.. ................
4-02. Loaded, west.. ................
4-08. Loaded, total. .............
4-04. Empty, east. ........
4-05. Empty, west.. ................
4--06. Empty total............. .
4-07. Loaded and empty, east ............
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. .............
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. .............
4-10. Caboose, east and west...............
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. ..
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands) :
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-03. Electric locomotives. .
5-04. Otherlocomotives.......... .....
5-05. Total. ..........
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses thousandsd) :
~01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ...
MS3. Total in electric locomotive trains.
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains.
6-05. Total in all freight trains. .....
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsls. .
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stationss. .
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary. ..........
9-02. Net ton-miles.
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains):
1(M)1. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper).
10-02. Loaded frei ht car-miles. ...........
10-03. Empt rih car-miles. .............
1(M4. To afeihcar-miles (excluding caboose). . ..
1(M5. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). ...
10-06. Net ton-miles. ........

11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ...
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .............
13. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, eastbound. .
13-02. Percent loaded of total freightcar-miles, westbound. .
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). ..
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ....
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. .
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'locomotives' and tenders). ...

15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


230 847

311 160 614
3 019 485
314 180 099

313 932 850
23 596 608
18 798 816
356 328 27 4
347 213 290
8 401 030
7 13 9 5 4

24 043 486
4 429 921
5 Ob 14 6
111 9 4 1
29 091 494

5 716 923
4 214 080
9 931 003
2 050 698
3 606 843
5 657 541
7 76 7 6 2 1
7 8 20 9 23
15 588 54 4
310 163
6 6 0 38

7 2 4 27 7 4 5
1 8 2 72 57 7
1 826 617
115 997
92 642 936

519 424 765
11 4 9 59 1 93
1 6 11 0 8 6 O
8 8 9 8 7
651 378 805
27 5 9 49 9 2 5
18 842 176


231 515

269 673 655
2 266 423
271 940 078
271 685 201
193531 993
15 209 586
306 22?6 780
298 595 648
7 338 516
S9 2 6 16

21 302 017
3 789 578
4 71 7 23
4 3 4 75
25 606 7393

4 769 674
3 357 260
8 12?6 934
1 831 608
3 277 694
5 1093502
6 6 O1 2 82
6 6 34 9 5 4
13 236 236
265 278
6 a 7 57

6 2 4 18 8 8O
1 4 6 14 1 5 3
1 577 405
36 725
78 647 163

438 567 841
8 9 8 48 6 7 8
1 3 2 23 7 6 7
3 14 5 27
541 954 813
2 22 9 O4 4 95
10, 214 219


56 515

108 747 801
1 611 415
110 359 216
110 420 108
13 880 204
10 686 443
134 986 755
128 080 528
6 621 634
8 4 5 9 3

13 550 276
14 306
4 28 2 31
6 111 4
14 053 927

2 3913522
1 452 958
3 844 280
618 622
1554 309
2172 931
3 OO 9 9 44
3 0 07 2 6 7
6 017 211
111 67 5
15 33 0

3 3 2 29 4 1 1
9 50 5
1 187 619
10 060
34 436 595
241 302 508
2 5 18 5
1 2 3 93 6 9 6
a 6 17 6
253 747 565
11O 9 37 14 O
7 280 547


56 649

93 705 941
1 187 456
94 893 397
94 931 355
12153335
8 785 776
115 870 466
109 845 810
5 979 353
45 5 3 3

11 804 257
11 566
S9 9 2 6 2
2 7 5 86
12 242 671

1 967 816
1 131 220
3 099 036
563 524
1406141
1969 665
2 5 31 3 4 O
2 45 7 3 61
5 068 701
95 479
1 4 9 99

2B O9 6 10 1
8 8 67
1 027 390
4 940
29 137 298

198 897 284
2 3 7 35
1 0 0 62 1 4 6
1 5 19 0
208 998 355
8 8 6 16 9 7 4
6 206 115


5 950

12 676 880
149 237
12 8236 117

12 829 964
753 025
688 786
14 271 775
13 573 124
698 651

1 363 615
3 2 2 O6

1 395 821
265 592
306 662
572 254
217 432
18 267
400 699
4 89 9 2 9
972 953
13 214
70 5

4 6 93 9 81

326 155

5 020 136
45 191 140
1 8 54 07 1

47 045 211
2 510 8 4 14
657 144


5 931
12 012 245
149 513
12 161 758

12 165 763
673 436
647 141
13 486 340
12 R36 699
649 641

1 376 287

2 9 7 1 0
1 405 997
242 469
292 673
535 142
227 116
180 475
407 591
4 69 5 8 5
4 73 1 48
942 733
12 506

4 4 19 7 01

300 125
4 719 826
43 738 027
1 7 47 8 9 O
45 485 917
2 4 3 29 3 9 7
831 659


37 927

53 933 030
383 254
54 316 284
54 320 981
2 219 686
1 019 229
57 559 896
57 535 908


3 874 084
49 762

3 923 846

795 051
593 337
1 388 388
289 499
473 643
763 142
1 0 84 5 5 O
1 0 66 9 80
2 151 530
52 220
9 4 47

1 2 7 5 31 5
14 6 2 3 5
10482
12 910 032
86 145 505
82 8 O8

87 099 164
3 6 6 21 2 81
3 154 328


38 102

47 121 545
289 153
47 410 698
47 416 023
1706 130
893 086
50 015 239
50 015 239


3 283 356
55 788

3 339 144
654 948
488 383
1 143 331
268 892
4235614
692 406
9 11 8 9 7
1 835 737
45 139
8 7 32

11 0 09 0 5 7
13 8 6 0 4

11 147 661

71 699 494
8 63 8 O5

72 563 299
2 9 5 56 7 32
2721 929


130 455


130 833


1
2-01
2-02
2-03
3-01
8-02
3-03
3-04
8-05
3--06
3-07
3--08
3-09
3-10
3-11
3-12
4-01
4-02
4-03
4-04
4-05
4-06
4-07
4-08
4-09
4-10
4-11
5-01
5-02
5-03
5-04
5-05

6-02
6-03
6-04
6-05
7
8


135 802 903 116 833 924
875 57 9 640 301
136 678 482 117 474 225


136 361 797
6 743693
6 404 358
149 50 9 84 8
148 023 730
880 745
6 O5 37 3

5 255 511
4 365 853
4 5 70 9
5 O 8 2 7
9 717 900

2 264 958
1 861 123
4 126 081
925 145
1395 624
2!320 769
3 19 O 10 3
3 2 56 7 4 7
6 446 850
133 07 4
4 O 55 6

2 1 751 03 8
1 8 11 6 8 3 7
312 84 3
95 455
40 276 17 3
146 785 612
11 4 O 53 11 6
1 8 63 O 9 3
9 8 5 04 4
263 486 86 5
10 3 2 85 3 9
7 550 157


117 172 060
4 799 092
4 883 583
126 854 735
125 897 900
709 522
2 47 3 1 3

4 838 117
3 722 224
4 2 7 5 1
1 5 8 89
8 618 981

1904 441
1 444 984
3 349 425
772 076
1267 564
2 039 640
2 6 76 5 1 7
2 71 2 5 4 8
5 389 065
112 152
3 8 3 2 4

1 8 8 94 0 21
1 4 4 66 6 8 2
249 890
31 785
33 642 378

124 233 036
8 8 9 6 11 38
1 41 3 7 31
2 99 3 3 7
214 907 242
8 O 4 O1 3 9 2
6 454 516


6.4
5,639
1.08
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50.1


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27.8

7).6



16.7
34 570
20.0


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1.07
1.0
9.1
2,010
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257
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58.7
16.8
33,425
20.8


9.1
9,259



55*3
2,333
1,020

255
28.9





15.2
34,a53

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7,34r





21.0

54.1
2,30
946 i
251


10.0
19,905
1.06
45.2
3i.6
76.8
3,711
1,981
352
43*9
55.o
62*6
58*8
4(6.4
15.0
54,86 6
27.o


6.7
9,555

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1, 15
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3,7'35
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34,698
15.5


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2,885




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54,693
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902
10-01
1(M2
10-03
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10-5
10-6
11
12
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13-o2
13-03
13-04
14-01
14-02
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# Pspr***ats an average of the mil~age report*A st the elos of each anth withis the perish.
*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1941--0-200896


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)








Subject to revision

UNIV. OF FL LIS.





U.S. )EiPOSiTORY


SOUTHEF N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1941 1940o 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. ........... 2 30 6 57 2 31 7 7 5 6 4 84 5 6 6 17 5 9 51 5 9 30 37 8 4 3 8 o 6 1 30 37 9 1 3 7 70 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains) :
2-01. Ordinary. .49 757 530 40 272? 001 16 906 561 13 675 261 2 075 991 1 774 995 8 024 319 6 509 018 22 750 659 18 312 727 2-01
2-02. Light. .533 036 405 631 268 923 188 569 25 925 22 065 65 003 47 797 173 185 147 200 2-02
2-03. Total. .50 290 566 40 677 632 17 175 484 13 863 830 2 101 916 1 797 060 8 089 322 6 556 815 22 923 844 18 459 927 2-03
3. Road locomotive-miles:
g-01. Principal. ...................50 261 103 40 642 664 17 183 415 13 869 479 2 102 682 1 797 623 8 089 191 6 560 672! 22 885 815 18 414 890 3-01
><2. Helwr.. 987 163 2 915 409 2 265 760 1 800 778 121 091 96 652! 347 068 229 286 1 253 244 788 693 3-02
143.L att 171 223 2 369 026 1723 136 1 308 695 111 792 92 793 153 871 122 610 1 182 42?4 844 928 43-0
3-04. T 1 ...... ...... 57 419 489 45 927 099 21 172 311 16 978 952 2 535 565 1 987 068 8 590 130 6 912 568 253521 483 20 C48 511 3-44
3-5. Total, steam only. .55 966 729 44 807 204 20 130 856 16 102 926 2 225 142 1 897 069 8 971 448 6 912 568 2 5 039 261 19 894 641 3-05
3-06. Total, electric only. ....... 1 293 275 1 081 290 1 022 378 867 533 110 423 89 999 -- 160 474 123 758 3-06
3-07. Total, other. .1 59 4 85 3 8 6 O5 19 07 5 8 4 9 31 1 8 6 82 12 1 7 28 3 O 1 2 3-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .3 8 23 2 67 3 2 99 8 56 2 1 23 4 98 1 8 O6 9 57 2 21 0 54 2 07 9 75 5 8 a 6 61 4 67 6 59 8 96 0 54 8 17 2 65 3-08
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 7 34 15 7 6 15 3 2 6 01 0 3 5 8 8 4 7 44 4 9 2 7 23 4 O3 6 O7 3 4 3-09
3-10. Electric locomotive units. ............. 7 4 7 37 6 4 6 9 6 05 9 5 3 5 2 4 6 35 '. 4 0 78 I1 1 0 0 43 7 0 92 3-10
3-11. Otherlocomotives... .. .. .. ... .1 23332 7 260 12!67 4 4 980) -I t 1658 2 280 3-11
3-12. Total. .... .. .. .1 4 655 493 3 987 126 2 202 241 1 860 045 2325 689 212 053 587 405 472 051 1 640 158 1 433 977 3-12
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east.. ..............953 101 746 267 3853528 298 209 41 848 34 432 121289 94 608 404 636 319 018 4-01
4-02. Londed,west.. 694 237 519 233 236 100 175 862 57 818 49 507 90 801 70 456 309 518 223 408 4-02
4--03. Loaded, total. 1 647 338 1 265 500 621 428 474 071 99 666 83 939 212 090 165 064 714 154 542 42?6 4-03
4-04. Empty, east. 21 513 261 001 90 616 79 651 44 594 37 814 41 158 34 027 145 145 109 509 4-04
4-05. Empty, west. .. 595 085 500 583 235 606 199 4101 26 873 22 943 71 555 57 458 261051 220 772 4-05
446. Empty total.. .916 598 761 584 326 222 279 061 71 467 60 757 112 713 91 485 406 196 330 281 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. ..1 274 614 1 007 268 475 944 377 860 86 442 72 246 162 447 128 635 549 761 428 527 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. 1 2 89 3 22 1 0 19 8 16 4 71 7 O6 7 5 2 72 8 4 69 1 7 2 4 5 16 2 35 6 1 27 9 14 5 7 5 69 4 44 1 8 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. 2 563 936 2 027 084 947 650 753 132 171 133 144 696 324 803 256 549 1 120 350 872 707 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. .4 9 80 6 3 9 8 22 1 7 3 46 1 3 9 65 2 1 56 1 8 49 7 8 O4 6 2 26 2 2 5 00 1 7 7 82 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. .. 10 O 1 2 9 8 94 2 29 7 2 2 64 1 15 3 10 1 4 24 1 2 O0 6 4 78 6 3 28 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 1 1 7 08 12 1 9 4 17 6 70 5 2 38 10 8 4 14 0 21 3 7 8 91 4 6 59 11 3 1 8 96 8 56 1 5 40 8 71 3 7 92 24 3 3 07 7 4 73 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........... 2 95 3 4 36 2 2 39 3O56 2 7 13 3 5 45 1 4 2 47 1 3 7 55 2 9 36 4 76 2 2 15 7 56 5-02
5-08. Electric locomotives. .2 87 6 94 2 36 O 79 17 7 8 24 15O 4 73 5 2 1 58 42 2 38 5 7 7 1 2 4 3 368 5-03
5~-04. Other locomotives...3 35 2 51 3 6 47 2 O 36 9 5 O- 8 4 81 2 2 7 34 2 6 97 5-04
5-05. Total. .................14 982 502 11 890 45? 5 420 681 4 295 181 833 072 701 351 1 919 5841 1 554 626 6 809 165 5 339 294 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, ald cabooes(thoousands) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ...8 8 6 8 O 1 38 6 9 3 41 0 8 3 9 6 85 11 1 3 O 5 94 9 9 8 2 11 6 46 6 8 95 8 4 1 3 4 5 2 8 89 1 0 2 78 2 O5 2 7 53 3 4 92 2 1 5 72 9 33 6-01
6-02. Total in oilsbutining, steam locomotive trains. 1 9 2 1 8 89 1 3 7 1 2 9 34 8 O1 0 1a 2 89 9 0 0 98 8 5 5 53 1 9 1 15 7 81 1 3 6 15 1 92 6-02
6-03. Total indectric locomotive trains. 2 4 88 4 O3 1 9 96 3 20 1 5 5 71 5 1 5 08 8 87 2 99 5 31 2 35 8 69 -*3 3 3 15 7 2 51 5 64 6-03
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. 5 3 07 0 3 2 3 49 6 6 O3 2 5 32 5 4 6 49 1 91 81 8 2 8 17 6-04
6-05. Totalinallfreighttrains. 110 635 500 85 082 683 41 555 43 9 32 117 707 8 511 177 7 131 712? 13 597 636 10 363 758 4 6 971 24 8 35 469 506 &-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .4 9 2 37 OO 2 3 6 4 O5 5 O5 1 9 2 05 71 6 1 4 2 95 6 6 4 6 73 7 86 3 8 95 O 5 6 O 32 2 6 4 4 06 2 29 1 9 3 25 2 40 1 3 8 08 5 66 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stationss. 3 0 72 2 50 2 4 6 1 45 1 15 4 2 44 92 0 2 81 1 41 4 65 1 24 4 07 4 76 6 94 37 9 5 50 1 2 99 8 47 1 0 35 9 O7 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-mles, ordinary. ........... 7.0 5.6 9,.7r 7.84 11.3 ~ 91.7i 6.1 5.5 5.6 4.5 9-01
9-02. Net ton-miles. .........6,886 5,o?6 1098815 2,3 1185,142 3,735 8 781r ,1(05 9-02
10. Averagets pr train-mile~ (excluding light trains) :
10-01. Lcmotive-mles (principal and helper). 1.08 .711 1.1) 1.06 1.05 1.04 1.04 1.o5 1.ok 10-01
10-02. Loaded freih car-miles. 3j.11.4 i' 3i 6.8 34 b8.0 47.3 26.4 25.4 3142.6 1(M)2
10-03. Empt fih car-miles. 84.9 1 320.9 34.4 34.2 14114.0 17.8 1.1 10-03
10-04. Tt ieg car-miles (excluding caboose).. 51.5 50. .1 5.1 a2.4 a1.5 40.5 39.4r 49.2 47.7 16-04
1-05. Gross ton-miles excludingg locomotives and etenders)... 2,22 ~ 2,11 2,5 2,?4 4,1oo 4018 1,69 ~ 1,592 2,065 1,937I 10-05
10-06. Net ton-miles. ................990 90 1,136 1,04 2,251 2,194 5267 849 74 10-06
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 261 259 256 253 357 53223 225 269 266 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .. .. .. .. .. .1 29.9 28.8 30.9 30.2 46.9 46.t 218. 26.7 27.1 25.5 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Plerent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound.....7. 74.1 81.0 78.9 48.4 47.7 ~ 74.7 73.5 7 .6 74.4I 1~01
18-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. ..5.8 50. 50.1 %.9 68.3 683 5.9 5. 25. 30
13-48. Percent loaded oftotal freight car-miles (east and west). .5.3 62. 56 6e.9 58.2 5.o 536. *75. 1-o
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles. ..57.9 59.o 62.o 62.9 4.o 4.o 57.2 57.3 5 *7 58.8 13-04
-" 14-61. BT~rainmile.. .... .... .1. 16.5 114.9 15.1 114 9 ~ 14.4 11.0 17317.6 178 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'locomotives and tenders).' 6, oil 4, 584 36,0 oo 3, goo 60,145 57, 326 28, 525 27, 305 36, 136 34c, 240 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .1 19.6 21.2 24.7 27.1 26.4 28.2 16.7 16.8 15.3 16.7 15

*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.


UINIVERhlfY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08851 5456 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 11)g railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST. 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
AUGUST 1941






















SOUTHEERN DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT~
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1941 1940 1941 1940o 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


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AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month.# .
2. Train-miles (locomotivepropelled and motorear trains) :
2-01. Ordinary.. . . . . .
2-02. Light. .
2-03. Total. .
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3--01. Principal. . . . . .
3-02. Helper. .
!M)3. Lignt. .
3-04. Total. .
3-05. Total, steam only. .
3-06. Total, electric only.
3-07. Total, other. .
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives.
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives.
3-10. Electric locomotive units.
3-11. Other locomotives.. ..............
3-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands) :
4-01. Loaded, east. .
4-02. Loaded, west. .
4-03. Loaded, total.
4-04. Empty, east. .
4-05. Empty, west. .
4-06. Empty total.. .................
4-07. Loaded and empty, e'ast. ..............
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. ..... .......
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. .
4-10. Caboose, east and west. .
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in fre'ight trains), east and west. ...
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-03. Electric locomotives. .
5-04. Other locomotives. ................
5-05. Total. . . . . .
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses thousandsd) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains.
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motor car trains.
6-05. Total in all freight trains. .
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsls.
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ..
AVERAGES
9. Averages pr mile of road per day:
9-01. Tain-miles, ordinary. .
9-02. Net ton-miles.
10. Averages pr train-mile excludingg light trains):
10-01. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper). .......
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles. .
10-03. Empty freight car-miles. .............
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose). .
1(M)5. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). .
10-06. Net ton-miles. ...........

11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ...

12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .......... ..
13. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of totalfreightear-miles, eastbound. .
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, westbound. .....
13--03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). ...
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ....
14. Av~erges p tra 1-hour:
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'locomotives an~d tenders). ...

15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


5 9 3 O

13 787 240
171 57 8
13 958 818
13 963 386
770 088
739 934
15 473 408
14 733 768
739 640

1 5 84 2 6 2
3 3 7 8 8

1 618 050
276 901
342 190
619 081
264 930
203 418
468 348
5 41 8 31
545 598
1 087 429
14 357

5 0 78 8 1 4
S4 2 3 6 3

5 421 177
5 O 6 33 87 O

1 9 83 7 5 9
52 617 629
28 224 447
9 56 O 6 6


13 0 4 4 5

158 553 562
1 048i 764
159 602 326
159 247 612
7 996 937
7 586 782
174 831 331
173 063 011
1 041 219
727 101
6 1 51 5 65
5 089 256
5 5 7 5 2
61485
11 358 058
2 668 465
2 170 037
4 a38 502
1 070 290
1 656 675
2 726 965
3 7 38 7 5 5
3 826 712
7 565 467
155 574
4 7 0 34

2 5 5 4 2 8 1
2 1 0 53 31 3
3 7 5 5 5
118 189
47 085 338
17 4 11 6 10 4
13 316 8 8 97
2 1 96 2 5 O
9 76 8 62
310 458 113
122 601 626
8 b 50 0 0 4


1

2-01
2-02
2-03
3-01
3-02
3-03
3-04
3-05
3-06
3-07
3-08
3-09
3-10
8-11
3-12
4-01
4-02
4-08
4-04
4-05
4-06
4-07
4-08
4-09
4-10
4-11

~0)1
5-02
5-03
5-04
5--05
6-01
6-02
6-03
~0)4
~0)5
7
8


23 O 6 2 1

360 916144
3 552 521
364 470 665

364 193 953
27 583 771
21 970 039 9
413 747 763
403 180 019
9 694 305
673 439

2 7 6 6 7 3 O
5 164 07 8
5 8 8 8 3
13 527 3
33 746 984
6 668 894
4 907 714
11 576 608
2 372 211
4 201 928
6 574 139
9 O4 110 5
9 109 64 2
18 150 747
359 989
76 5 5 0

8 4 1 35 8 6 6
2 1 2 26 01 3
2 11 4 31 1
149 24 8
107 625 438

6 O8 10 4 9 O3
13 4 17 3 08 2
1 8 5'9 9 2 6 3
1 1 37 0 5 7
762 014 305
325 180 223
2 1 91 4 4 2 6


2 3 14 94

309 945 656
2 672 054
312 617 710
312 327 865
;?2 247 402
17 578 612
352 153 879
343 402 852
8 419 806
331 221
2 4 6 O1 8 7 3
4 404 898
5 36 4 13
50 735
29 593 919
5 515 941
3 876 493
9 392 434
2 092 609
3 77 8 27 7
5 870 886
7 6 O8 5 5 O
7 654 770
15 263 320
305 100
7 2 6 5 1
7 18 36 5 5 O
1 6 8 47 2 O9
1 81 3 4 84
40 372
90 537 615

5 O7 9 O8 9 21
10 3 5 61 6 1 2
1 5 2 2 0 87
3 46 8 76
627 037 496
259 310 001
1 8 67 4 3 66


5 6

125 654
1 680
127 534
127 603
16 145
12 409
156 159
148 211
7 b4 4
103

1 5 6 7 3
20
4 68
73
16 256
2 776
1 689
4 465
709
1 789
2 499
3 4 85
3 478
6 964
129
17
3 8 4 67
1 2
13 6 5
12
39 857

2 8 98 7
53
1 4 2 4 9
3 2
295 303
130 142
8 3 4


5 6 6 45

1073981 202
1 376 025
108 757 227
108 800 834
13 954 113
10 094 471
132 849 418
125 948 736
6 846 886
53 796

1 3 6 11 2 14
15 154
4 52 7 8 2
32966
14 111 716
2 266 025
1 307 082
3 573 107
643 175
1 605 551
2 248 726
2 9 O9 20 0
2 912 633
5 821 833
109 444
17 26 3
3 2 2 36 3 1 4
12 4 12
1 17 7 8 6 3
5 890
33 432 479
2 29 4 91 38 3
3 5 9 2 4
1 157 1 03 3
1 7 7 2 2
241116 062
102 912 635
7 1 26 3 9 7


5 9 49

14 752 871
175 162
14 928 033

14 932 646
674 116
800 578
16 607 340
15 798 266
80 9 07 4

1 5 84 6 69
3 6 8 4 1

1 621 510
307 440
364 480
671 920
262 026
210 140
472 166
5 69 4 66
574 620
1 144 086
15 370
81 8

5 4 74 8 95
3 78 31 3

5 853 208
5 3 4 02 7 86

2 15 3 6 02
55 556 386
29 782 200
9 98 6 O9


37 91 6

61 957 34 9
448 257
62 405 606
62 410 172
2 566 754
1 173 100
66 150 026
66 107 356
42 670

4 4 56 7 45
54 506

4 511 251
916 339
684 13 9
1 600 478
330 657
545 198
875 855
1 2 46 9 9 6
1 229 337
2 476 33 3
60 02 4
10 87 1

1 4 6 50 17 1
16O 4 82
18 963
14 829 616

9 9 5 98 39 4
97 O 9 9 O

1 27 4 1 6
100 696 800
42 653 541
3 6 31 O 2 2


3 8 0 9 7

5 3630 563
336 950
53 967 513

53 976 695
1 935 416 I
1 015 696
56 927 807 I
56 927 807


3 7 51 0 1 5
60 180

3 811 195
749 556
558 839
1 308 395
302 919
480 972
783 891
1 05 2 4 75
1 039 811
2 092 286
51 365
9 9 3 2

1 2 5 49 9 2 8


12 702 287

8 19 77 6 9 9
9 49 3 5 8

82 927 057
33 962 961
3 1 O1 4 79


13 O 8 2
135 146 651
787 501
135 934 152
135 586 950
5 587 785
5 728 511
146 903 246
145 792 541
833 280
277 425
5 6 55 3 8 2
4 329 564
4 9 8 4 3
18 169
10 052 958
2 2233 459
1 668 392
3 891 851
881 585
L 488 336
2 369 921
3 105 O 4 4
3 156 728
6 261 772
129 934
4 4 6 5 2

2 197 1 49 4
1 6 6 82 4 3 8
2 93 2 5 8
34 482
38 981 672
14 5 8 O5 9 69
10 2 57 6 3 3 O
1 6 65 2 95
S2 9 1 5 4
250 376 748
94 209 958
7 49 O 4 24


5.o
3, 68

1.05
30.5
17.2

773
269

25.3

67

64.0

35,oso
15.5


6.7
(, 629
1.04
25.9

1, 625
688
221

26.7

73. l


17.2
27,732
16.6


4.2
2, 951
1.04

17.5
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697

265
24.2

71.6

57.1
18.1
33,426
16.3


6.4
5, 798
1.08


2, 111
901
260

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57.6
16.6
34,772
19.9


5.5
4, 591
1.07
30.3
18.9
49.2


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27.6

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20.9


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62.2

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25.3


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63.4
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2o, 602
1.06
45.6
)2.0
77 6
3,7b66
2,019
352
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54.0
63.4



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26.9


9.5
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1.06

44.9

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14.6
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26.o

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57.3

26,738
16.5


9-01
9-02
10-01
10-02
10-03
10-04
1(U5
10-06
11
12
13-01
13-02
13-03
13-04
14-01
14-o2
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U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1941--0-200896


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways

SWITCHINGG AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. MI.-211 (OS-A)



















SOUTHEF N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICTS WESTERN DISTRICT
lTEM POCAHONTLS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month ... .. .. .. .. .1 2 30 6 08 2 31 3 o8 5 6 4 55 5 6 6 18 5 9 51 5 9 30 37 8 40 3 8 6 1 1 3 36 2 1 30 6 99 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. ........... ...... 48 955 525 40 073 336 16 467 765 13 445 723 1 960 281 1 724 273 7 854 810 6 355 348 22 672 669 18 547 992 2-01
2-02. Light. ................. 547 564 400 524 265 446 205 894 25 978 18 785 70 215 42 938 185 925 132 907 2-02
2-03. Total. .. .. .. .. ... ... .1 49 503 089 40 473 860 16 733 211 13 651 617 1 986 259 1 743 058 7 925 025 6 398 286 22 858 594 18 680 899 2-03
8. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal.. 49 496 503 40436 648 1 740 570 13 657 619 1986 898 1 743 649 7 925 524 63597 917 22 843 511 186~37 463 8-01
3-02.He pr.. .... ... .. .1 3882 350 2 948 987 ;2184 910 1 774121l 115 426 93 820 341 587 231 254 1240 427 849 732 3402
3-03.Li ht. 136 270 23576 065 1681 744 1 305 473 99 945 89 507 148 538 120 711 1 206 043 860 374 3-03
3-04. T 1 ......... .... .1 56 515 123 4 6761 640 20 607 22 4 16 737213 2 202 26 9 1 926 976 8 415 649 6 749 882 259289 981 20 347 569 3-04
3-05. Totl steam only. ... .. .. .. 55 108 283 44 654 208 19 610 917 15 870 472 2 102 100 1 836 817 8 395 234 6 749 882 2 5 000 032 20 197 037 3-05
3-06. Total electric only. 33 949 1 070 181 977 590 851 9451 100 169 90 159 156 190 128 077 8-06
3-07. Tota other. .. .. ... .. .. ... 17 2 8 91 3 7 5 1 1 7 17 1 4 7 96 -2 0 4 15 1 33 7 59 2 2 4 55 3-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .3 867 293 3 277 289 2 131 525 1 782 105 217 251 196 199 603 81 5 474 185 914 702 824 800 3-08
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .. 7 3 6 4 8 9 6 04 6 18 6 35 6 2 7 72 4 5 44 4 4 82 7 25 5 89 5 97 6 4 3-09
3-10. Electric locomotive units. ... ........ 74 960 68 704 61 108 56 228 4 768 4 265 084 8 211 3-10
3-11.Otherlocomotives.. ... .. .. .. ... .1 ;23486 7770 12 4431 46621 1104s5 3 108 8-11
3-12. Total. .. .. ... .. ... .. .. .I 4 702 230 3 958 381 2 211 4321 1 845 767 222 019 200 464 608 359 478 667 1 660 420 1 433 483 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands) :
4-01. Loaded, east.. ........ ....... 929 259 771521 37 4533 301322 38 812 34 242 114 821 93 293 402193 342 664 4-01
4-02. Loaded,west.. .676 801 533 428 227 855 178 602 52 711 46 968 90 646 75 266 305 589 234 592 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. .... .. ... .. 1606 060 13904 949 601 288 479 924 91523 81 210 205 467 1665359 707 782 577 256 4-03
4-04. Empty, east.. ......... ....... 310 808 263159 87 045 78 445 41180 56 332 41 895 34 109 140 688 114 273 4-04
4-05. Empty, west.,......... ....... 559 008 497 691 226 804 196 271 26 033 23 507 66 496 54 183 239 675 223 730 4-05
4-06. Empty total.. .......... ... .. 869 816 760 850 313 e49 274 716 67 213 59 839 108 391 88 292 380 363 338 003 40
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. 1 2 4 0 67 1 0 34 6 80 4 6 4 78 37 9 7 67 7 9 99 2 7 O 5 74 1 56 7 16 1 27 4 0 5 42 8 81 4 56 9 37 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. 235 809 1 031119 4546~59 374 873 78 744 70 47 5 157 142 127 449 545 26 4 4583522 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. 475676 2?065 799 915 137 754 64Q 158 736 141 049 313 858 254 851. 1 088 145 915 25 9 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. ..... ........ 4 8 7 58 3 9 8 92 16 5 68 1 3 8 O9 2 04 8 1 79 O 7 6 89 6 10 5 2 2 4 5 1 8 1 88 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east andl west. 10 1 38 8 8 28 2! 3 68 2 1 56 1 24 9 7 1 2 89 1 1 8 6 35 7 5 3 95 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burningsteamlocomotives. .. .. .. .. .1 114 73 299 9 391 243 5 095 712 4 107 620 735 970 638 247 1 869 799 1 500 617 3 771 818 3 144 759 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .. ... .... 2 9 4 2 0 50 2 2 94 37 4 2 7 61 2 4 89 -s 7 1 14 8 31 2 9 2 21 8 2 27 7 0 54 5-02
H)3. Electric locomotives. ... .. .. .. .. .I 2 7 2 30 2 36 5 92 17 O 5 11 1 48 10 3 4 7 5 28 43 5 5 1 5 5 19 1 4 4 9 38 5-03
5-04.Otherlocomotives.. ... .. .. .. .. .1 35834 5i660 1 96S 390 0 9 286 24 583 1 760 5-04
5-05. Total. ............... ....14 724 413 511927 869 5 270 949 4 262 112 783 498 681 798 1 893 156 1 515 448 6 776 810 5 468 511 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses thousandsd) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .. .. .1 83 54 2 6 O2 1. 7 1 2 5 2 3 8 5 2 4 88 3 0 6 38 8 41 7 5 2 4 19 9 6 6 30 7 97 1 3 0 06 1 88 10 2 65 4 10 2 6 6 59 7 27 2 2 5 85 4 5 6-01
~0)2. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. .. .. .I 1 8 84 8 18 9 1 4 4 6 3 95 8 4 72 6 8 9 1 1 9 O 2 84 9 1 4 82 1 8 7 49 4 33 1 4 36 4 2 2 6-02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. .......... 2 375 530 2 0335 94 5 1 790 222 1 524 124 270 618 251 428 14 690 258 393 6-03
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ... 2 91 4 49 5 0 7 56 6 5 81 3 0 3 2U O 5 9 461 1 2 225 4 O7 2 O 4 36 6-04
6-05. Total in all freight trains. ......... 107 057 770 86 667 598 40 157 763 2 .200 7 6 7794 817 6 882 225 13 155 933 10 356 892 45 949 257 37 E28 305 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsls. 47 616 460 37 060 406 18) 530 068 14 320 29 9 4 217 303 3 707 033 5 840 130 4d24 754 19 028 95 9. 14 608 320 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 3O4 8 24 9 2 4 53 1 84 1 1 27 1 9 9 1; 2O1 4 13 5 15 6 119 8 67 4 74 0 99 37 2 9 50 1 3 11 4 75 1 0 48 3 53 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-1 ranmlsodnry ..... ..715*897 11.o 5.8 1(*T 9-01
9-02. Nt ton-miles. .. .. .. .. .. 6,883 5 1341 1,94 843 23,622 0,3 5.,145 ,7 4,866 3,726 9-02
10. Aver ges per train-mile (excluding hight trains):
1 1. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper). 1.08 1.0 21.13 10 10 1.04 1.04 1.05 1.04 10-01
1(M)2. Loaded freight car-miles. ............ 32.8 5 674. 622. 123* 00
10-03. Empty freight car-miles. ..........17 5.0 .1' 20 43 471381.9 16.83 18. 10-03
10--0. Tota~l freight car-miles (excluding caboose). .. 0.6 5 .6a 5 .6d 5618. 1. oo4.1kS 10-04
1(M)5. Gross ton-miles ( excludmnglocomotivesandtenders). .r .d ,17 63 2, B9 2,39 3:,97 3 S991 1,6751 2,o27 2, 0 1005
10-06. Net ton-miles. ...... .. .....97) 2 1, 5 1o5 2,5 5 4 9 39 10- oes
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 261 261 256 255 356 354 225 225 268 269 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .. .... .. .) 29.6 28.4 30.8 29.s 46.1 45.6 26.4 26.6 26*9 25*3 12
13. Car-mile ratios:
11M)1. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound. 974,6 81. 4.5 48.5 3.3P *27*5.02 13-01
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. 51.7 50.1f~ 66. 65.7*5.o1. 1-o
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). *.9 63.2e 657 7..6 5.5 .4 65.o63. 1803
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ....57*9 59.1 6216.84.4.e 55*9* 685* 30
1.A1er. estra ur 16.2 16.5 14 8 15.0 14.7 14. 16 17.2 17.4 17.8 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding loomotives an~d tenders). 5,121 35,329 35,616 35,307 57,673 57,41 27,74 r7,77o 35,036 35.511 14-02
15i. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .1 19.9 21.0 25.4 26*9 27.2 27.7 ly.) 17.4.4 4 1.5 15

*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial lad final terminals.


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11 111111111111I 111181 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 5464
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 136 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MHOKIrH OF SEFFEMBER, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
SEPTEMBER 1941




















SOUTHERN DISTRICT

ITEM UNTDSAE ATR ITITPOCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION WET~ ITIT ITEM NO.
1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


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AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month.# ....
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. .
2-02. Light. .
2-03. Total. .
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal. ..
3-02. Hel er. .
0U3. Ligt. .
3-04. Total. .........
3-05. Total, steam only. .......
3-06. Total, electric only.
3-07. Total, 0ther. .
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives.
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives.
3-10. Electric locomotive units.
3-11. Other locomotives. .
3-12. Total. .
4. Car-miles (thousands) :
4-01. Loaded, east.. .....
4-02. Loaded, west. .
4-03. Loaded, total.
4-04. Empty, east. .
4-06. Empty, west. .
4-06. Empty, total. .
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. .
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. .
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. ..
4-10. Caboose, east and west.
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. ..
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives.
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ..... .....
5-03. Electric locomotives. .
5-04. Other locomotives. .
5-05. Total. ..
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses thousandsnd) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains.
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains.
6--05. Total in all freight trains. .
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands).
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ...
AVERAGES
9. Averages pr mile of road per day:
9-01. Tain-miles, ordinary. .
9-02. Net ton-miles.
10. Avera es pr train-mile (excluding light trains):I
10- 1. Lcmotive-miles (principal and helper). .......
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles. .
10-03. Empty freight ear-miles. .
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose). :
10-05. Gross ton-miles excludingg locomotives and tenders). ..
10-06. N~et ton-miles. .

11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ...

12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile.
13. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound. .
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. .....
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). .
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. .
14. Av~erage r train-hur:
14-02. Gross ton-miles' (excluding 'locomotives' and tenders). ...

15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


38 094

59 985 911
379 888
60 365 799
60 374 612
2 166 670
1 136 407
63 677 689
63 677 689


4 225 2OO
64 662

4 289 862

842 849
632 105
1 474 954
337 028
535 155
872 183
-1 179 877
1 167 260
2 347 137
57 470
1 111 2

14 050 545
167 190

14 217 735

92 243 109
1 040 840

93 28 3 949
38 587 715
7 4 74 4 29


37 907

69 812 159
518 472
70 330 631
70 335 696
2 908 341
1 321 638
74 565 675
74 502 590
63 085

5 O6O 56O
59 050

5 119 610

1 031 160
774 785
1 805 945
372 552
611 694
984 246
1 403 712
1 386 479
2 790 191
67 713
1 2 16 O

16 519 970
174 553

28 249.
16 722 772

112 604 582
1 061 274
18 6 87 7
113 652 733
48 493 671
4 10 5 1 21


230 796
409 873 669
4 100 085
413 973 754

413 690 456
31 466 389
25 106 317
470 263 162
458 288 570
10 928 254
1046 338
31 734 043
5 900 567
655 843
158 761
38 449 214
7 598 153
5 584 515
13 182 668
2 683 019
4 760 936
7 443 955
10 2381 172
10 345 451
20 626 623
408 747
8 6 4 88

95 609 165
24 168 053
2 3 87 54 1
185 082
122 349 851
693 645 909
153 021 271
2O 974 793
1 42 8 5 06
869 070 47 9
372 801 197
2 4 9 62 67 4


231474
350 018 992
3 072 578
353 091 570

352 764 513
25 196 329
19 954 677
397 915 519
398 057 060
9 489 987
368 472
27 879 162
5 OO9 516
605 117
58 505
33 552 300
6 287 462
4 409 921
10 697 383
2 355 768
4 275 968
6 631 736
8 643 230
8 685 889
17 329 119
344 992
8 1 4 8

81 227 793
19 141 53
2 O 5 07 o
46 032
102 465 484
578 029 423
118 024 007
17 254 O32
3 97 6 32
713 705 094
296 370 417
2 1 2 7 5 5 0


56 505

142 122 127
2 145 784
144 267 911
144 344 093
18 331 142
14 091 331
176 766 566
167 822! 571
8 821 602
122 393
17 805 296
26 672
549 398
86 231
18 467 597
3 150 083
1 916 913
5 066 996
796 283
2 016 719
2 813 OO2
3 946 366
3 933 632
7 879 998
145 589
1 999 5
4 3 563 231
14 979
1 5 35 9 54
14 061
45 128 225

319 340 147
41 667
16 O39 633
3 9 3 6 O
335 460 807
148 672 924
9 5 62 31 0


56 642

120 826 925
1 581 919
122 408 844
122 458 453
15 728 234
11 399 944
149 586 631
141 819 208
7 698 831
68 592

15 393 319
17 926
509 010
37 228
15 957 463
2 567 347
1 485 684
4 053 031
721 620
1 801 822
2 523 442
3 288 967
3 28 7 506
6 576 473
1'23 253
1 94 2 0
36 343 934
14 901
1 2 5 9 66
9 790
37 694 591
260 130 224
42 815
13 O95 157
4 8 O 4 2
273 316 238
117 232 944
8 O 38 4 11


5949

16 713 152
201 140
16 914 292

16 919 544
989 542
900 523
18 809 60 9
17 900 366
909 243

1 801 920
41 609

1 843 529
346 252
417 191
763 443
303 206
236 173
539 379
649 458
653 364
1 302 822
17 418
94 2

6 210 865
4 25 8 4 1

6 636 706

60 926 985
2 424 22O

63 351 205
34 000 305
1 133 7 65


5 930

15 511 513
190 363
15 701 876
15 707 035
863 908
829 441
17 400 384
16 570 585
829 799

1 78O 461
38 053

1 818 514
311 143
389 148
700 291
301 262
226 925
528 187
612 405
616 0.7 5
1 2238 478
16 147
90 1
5 717 061
3 85 9 14

6 102 975
57 264 667

2 25 187
59 499 854
31 931480
1 07 5 9 3 3


130 435

181 226 231
1 234 689
182 460 920

168 091 123
9 237 364
8 792 825
200 121 312
198 063 043
1 197 409
660 860

7 O66 267
5 614 845
64 836
72 530
13 018 478

3 070 658
a 475 626
5 546 284
1 210 978
1 896 350
3 107 328
4 281 636
4 371 976
8 653 612
178 027
5 3 3 91

29 315 099
23 978 531
4 25 7 46
142 772
53 562 148

200 774 195
151 918 330
2 510 94O
1 20 2 26 9
356 405 734
141 634 297
10 16 1 47 8


130808B

153 694 643
920 408
154 615 05 1
154 224 4131
6 437 517
6 588 885
167 250 815
165 989 578
961 357
299 880
6 48O 182
4 926 928
58 054
21 277
11 486 441

2 566 123
1 902 984
4 469 107
995 858
1712 066
2 707 924
3 561 981
3 615 050
7 177 031
148 122
5 0 04 7

25 116 253
18 959 492
3 38 19 6
36 242
44 450 183

168 391 423
116 940 352
1 923 688
3 49 59 O
287 605 053
108 818 278
8 5 3 7 77


1.04





224

26.9

.5

57*1
17.1
27,734
16.7


1.04
24.6
14.5
39*1


223
26.0
71.4
54.2
62.8
57.1
17.4
26,849
16.6


5*1
3,978




0.6



25.5



55**

35,074


r.1
S6



266

24*3
72*o

57*4

33,682


9-01
9-02
10-01
10-02
10-03
10-04
1(M)5
10-06
11

12
13-01
13-02
13-03
13-04
14-01
14-02
15


6.5
5,917
1.08
32.2
18L.1
50.3
2,120
910
260







16.6
34,815
19.9


49.5


258
27.7
72.7



16.7
- 33,71
20.9


55.4
2,360
1,046
255

29.3


79.8


15*1
35, ose
25.3


7.8
7,554
1.13



970

252

28.9
78.1
45.2
61.6
63.3
15.2
34 ool
26.7


1.06
45.7




353
W(.5






55,17
26.9


1.06
5.1
3.1
S2


351
45.6

S2
.0
.I4
14.6
55,301
28.0


# Bepresents an average of the nile*ge reported at the close of each oonth within the ported.
*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and fmnal terminals.


U. 5 GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1941--0-200896


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION '

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR NINE MONHMS ENDED WITH SEPEMBER, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)


















SOUTHEE N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1941 1940 1941 1940o 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940o

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated! at close of month. ...... 2 30 5 OO 2 31 2 3 1 56 4 42 5 6 6 13 5 9 47 5 9 44 3 7 7 38 3 7 9 8 3 1 3 O 37 13 O 6 91 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. .53 288 941 43 851 9501 17 878 950 14 685 969 2 141 951 1 735 886 8 653 1661 7 081 456 24 614 874 20 348 639 20
2-02. Light. .577 303 419 774 269 399 204 120 25 553 19 242 84 372 53 187 197 979 143 225 2!-02
2-03. Total. .............. 3866 24 4 44 271 724 18 14854 9 14 890 089 2 167 504 1 755 128 8 737 538 7 134643 24 812 853 20 491 864 2-03
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal. .543 829 ;244 44 235 58 9 18 156 699 14 899 513 2 168 187 1 755 565 8 737 111 7 134 807 24 767 247 20 445 704 3-01
3-02. Hel er.. 4273 502 3 165 810 2 383 194 1 876 749 130 272 88 683 396 130 251 386 1 363 906 948 992? 3-02
3-03. Li ht. 3 398 431 2 582 135 1822 852 1 397 209 113 747 87 932 165 387 137 215 1 296 4453 959 779 3-03
3-4. T al. .................. .61 501 177 49 983534q 223`62a745 18 173 471 2 412 205 1 93 180 9 298 628 7 523 408 27 427 598 2;2354 475 3-04
~05. Total, steam only. .59 979 026 48 769 873 21 291 756 17 221 758) 2 300 684 1 842 143 9 275 250 7 523 408 27 111 356 22 182 564 3-05
3-06. Total, electric only. 1 321 608 1 162 713 1 049 345 943 479 111 522 90 037 160 741 129 197 3-06
3-07. Total, other.... 2 O0 5 43 5 O 9 48 2 6 44 8 2 34 2 339 58 1 55 5 01 4 2 7 14 3-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles;
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives.. 4 1 32 5 26 3 6 12 5 8 71 2 2 29 61 1 1 9 46 9 16 2 38 9 24 2 O2 2 88 66 O 93 1 5 35 97 9 1 OO O 0C 9 2 7 4 O4 3-08
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 8 14 6 94 7 11 3 11 4 9 881 3 4 O21 -1 5 24 4 6 3 66 8 O4 4 62 7 O1 5 43 3-09
3--10. Electric locomotive units. 7 9 6 1 7 5 0 96 6 6 3 9 6 2 4 29 4 4 87 4 35 7 8 1 84 8 1 0 3-10
3-11. Other locomotives. ................ 27 870 10 314 14 108 5 622 13 762 4 692 3-11
3-12. Total. ............ ....... 5 054 151 4 409 308 2 315 097 2 018 369 243 411 206 645 666 175 542 345 1 t129 468 1 641 949 3-12
4. Car-miles (thousands) :
4-01. Loaded, east.. ........ 1 025 OO4 835 812 410 216 324 879 43 475 35 601 128 931 103 063 442 994 372 269 4-01
4-02. Loaded, west. 7 25 0 80 5 77 6 4 2 2 44 2 97 1 91 8 51 5 8 3 38 4 3 2 75 99 938 4 8 3 6 31 3 23 O 61 2 58 8 85 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. 1 750 084 1 413 454 654 513 516 730 101 813 78 876 227 703 186 694 766 055 631 154 4-03
4-04. Empty, east. ....335 829 ;295 041 93 160 89 223 45 113 34 551 48 679 40 610 148 677 130 657 4-04
4--05 Empty, west.. 620 000I 540 023 254 074 214 951 29 821 24 411 72 876 60 162 263 229 240 499 41-05
4-06. Empty, total.. 955 829 835 064 347 234 304 174 74 934 58 962 121 555 100 77? 412 106j 371 156 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. .1 360 833 1 130 853 503 376 414 102 88 598 70 152 176 998 143 673 591 6i71 SO2 926 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. .. 1 345 080 1 117 665 498 371 406 802 88 159 67 686 172 260 1439 793 586 290 499 384 4-()8
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. .2 705 91 3 2 248 518 1 OO1 747 820 904 176 747 137 838 349 258 287 466 1 178 161 1 OO2 310 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. ........ ..... 5 3 5 O8 4 3 6 43 1 8 395 1 5 O 40 234 1 80 O 4 99 6 8 31 2 4 3 6 1 9 9 69 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east andi west. 11 32 3 10 31 8 2 05 9 2 38 1 12 5 9 9 1 57 1 1 a 28 7 56 b 6 4 1 O 4-11
5,. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burningsteam locomotives. .. ... 1 12 418 251 10 155 829 5 533 156 4 453 108 804 330 636 215 2 057 518 1 665 501 4 023 247 3 401 005 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .......... 3 2 67 3 49 2 57 8 9 53 2 77 3 2 6 88 1 6 O 26 1 8 9 1 3 2 48 5 5 2 5 8 17 4 5-02
5-03. Electric locomotives. .292 089 253 417 182? 330 164 887 52 644 43 5081 -1 57 115 45 022 5-03
5-04. Other locomotives... ............. 45 568 4 154 2 219 1014 -O -1699 -32 650 3 140 5-04
5-05. Total. .................... 16 023 257 12 99;2 353 5 720 478 4 62a1 697 856 974 679 723 2 084 243 1 683 592 7 361 562? 6 007 341 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents', and cabooses thousandsd) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .92 296 598 74 246 820 41 615 065 32 702 035 8 434 937 6 312 986 1d4 428 222 11 427 4 53 ;J7 818 374 23 804 346 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. 2 1 1 31 37 O 16 4 72 9 8 7 25 9 6 7 O7 1 06 4 62 1 18 8 O1 a 1 1 7 6 4 9 1 6 3 47 4 72 6-0)2
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. 2 5 52 94 6 2 19 6 1 99 1 92 8 3 46 1 68 O 9 61 2 98 91 2 5~ 57 5 -- 3 25 6 88 2 59 6 63 6-03
6-a4. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. .. 35 9 531 2 9 8 23 7 5 1 1 615 7 O 45 4 823 6282 ~a 0sa 8 -04
6-05. Total in all freight trains. 116 34.0 445 92 945 822 43557 421 34 391318 733 849 6568 561 1 605 138 11 546 254 49444037 40 439689 6--05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and non revenue (thousands). 51 1 34 7 6 O 38 6 1 7 57 1 9 8 23 5 51 1 4 8 72 8 O 2 47 54 4 O8 3 7 9 3 74 6 46 O 2 81 4 8 3 9 53 20 O9 6 5 2 1 5 4 2 1 6 28 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ... 3 4 2 91 0 2 6 96 0 04 1 2 28 5 58 9 92 5 15 1 50 15 7 1 2 9 5 5 25 8 91 4 2 O 94 O 1 4 38 3 O4 1 1 61 5 97 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
~01. Train-miles, ordinary. .......... 7.5 6.1 10.2 6.4 11.6 9.4 7.4 6.o 6.1 5.o 9-01
9-02. Net ton-miles. .7,156 5r387 11,33o 6,475 25,789 18,Rg3 5.522 4,110 4,97P 3,soC, 9-02
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains) :
10-01. Locomoive-miles(principal and helper). .......1.08 1.07 1.13 1.13 1.06 1.05a 1.0 16.ok 1.o51o 10-01
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles. .32.9 32.e 36,6 35.2 47.5 4. 632. 113. 00
10-03. Empty freight car-miles. .17.9 19.1 19.4 20.7 35.0 34o14.1 14.2 16.8 8* 10-03
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose).... 0851.3 56.o 55.9 82.5 79.4 40. h.6 47.9 49.3 10-04
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and ttenders). ,8 2,120 2,436 2,342 Ir,078 3 ,784 1,688 1, 630 2,009 1,987 10-05
10-06. Net ton-miles. ....9081 1,109 1,013 2,220 2,004 747 683 816 756 10-06
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 261 26o 256 254 355 352 2P4 224 e68 269 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .. .. .. .. .. .( 29.2 27.3 jO.j 28.6 46.7 rcl.1 26.4 25.9 26.? 24.4 12
13. Car-mile ratios:
1301. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound. .....75.3 73.9 81.5 78.5 49.1 50.7 72.5 71.7 74.9 74.o 13-01
13-02. Percent loaded of total freightecar-miles, westbound. .53. 51.7 49.0 47.2 626. 775- 515. 30
10U3. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). 4. 2.9 65.3 62*9 ~ 57. 57. 65. 69 575p.o 63.o 13-03
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles. 8659.1 62.7 62.9 427 45.1 56.l( 55.2 57.8 59.0 13-04
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. ........ ........16.1 16.4 14.8 1 .0 14.4 1".5 16.6 16.9 17317.6 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives' and tenders).... 34,802 74,475 35,543, 51 56,165 54,307 27,772 27,430 34,377 34,a14 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .I 19.l 21.2 24.5 26.8 p6.8 8. 17.o 17.5 15-1 17.1 15

*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial andi final terminals.


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3 1262 08851 5472
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
OCTOBER, 1941




















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.

1941 1940 1941 1940 194(1 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


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56 639

135 512 894
1786 039
137 298 9933
137 357 966
17 604 983
12 797 153
167 760 102
159 040 966
8 6 42 3 1 0
76 826

1 7 3 4 2 3 5
21 328
57 1 4 3 9
4 2 8 5 O
17 975 852

2 892 226
1 677 535
4 569 761
810 843
2 016 773
2 827 616
3 7 O 3 O 6 9
3 6 94 3 O8
7 597 377
138 293
2 1 8 O1

4 O 7 97 O 4 2
17 589
1 49 O 8 53
10 804
42 316 288

292 832 259
4 9 5 2 2
14 776 118
4 9 6 5 7
307 707 556
13 210 5 7 4 6
9 O 3 9 26,


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month). ..........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar t'radins:
2-01. Ordinary. .
2-02. Light. .
2-03. Total. ......
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal. . . . . .
3-02. Helper. .
3-03. Li ht. ........
3-04. T 1a. . . . . .
3-05. Total, steam only............. ...
3-06. Total, electric only.
3-07. Total, other. .
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives.
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives.
3-10. Electric locomotive units.
3-11. Other locomotives. ................
3-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east.. .............
4-02. Loaded, west. ..
4-03. Loaded, total. ....
4-04. Empty, east. .
4-05. Empty, west. .
4-06. Empty, total. .
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. .
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. ......
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. .
4-10. Caboose, east and west. .
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. ...
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives.
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives.
5-03. Electric locomotives.
5-04. Other locomotives.................
5-05. Total. . . . . .
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents', and 'cabooses thousandsd) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .
(M)2. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. .
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains.
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ......
6-05. Total in all freight trains. .
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsls. .
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ...
AVERAGES
9. Averages pr mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary. ............
9-02. Net ton-miles. .
10. Averages per train-mile (excludinp light trains):
10-01. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper). .......
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles. .............
10-03. Empty freight car-miles. .............
IM-4. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose). .
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). .
10-06. Net ton-miles. .

11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ..

12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. ..... .... ..
13. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percentloaded of total freightear-miles, eastbound. .
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. .
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles least and west). ...
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. .
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. .....:.. .... ...
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives an~d tenders). ...

15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


230 767

463 162 610
4 677 388
467 839 998
467 519 700
35 739 891
28 504 748
531 764 339
518 267 596
1 2 2 49 6 6 2
1 246 881
3 5 8 66 5 6 9
6 715 261
7 34 90 4
18 6 6 3 1
43 503 365

8 623 157
6 309 595
14 932 752
3 018 848
5 380 936
8 399 784
1 16 42 O 5
1 1 69O 5 31
23 332 536
462 513
97 54 1

10 8 O 27 17 9
27 435 412
2 6 79 6 3 O
230 650
138 372? 871

785 942 507
17 4 15 2 6 4 1
23 527 739
1 7 88 0 37
985 410 924
4 23 9 37 8 4 6
2 8 30 5 O 8 4


56 500

160 001 07 7
2 415 183
162 416 260

162 500 792
20 714 3136
15 914 183
199 129 311
189114 327
9 7 O 9 4 7
144 037

2 0 0 34 90 7
31 660
6 15 7 8 8
10 0 3 3 9
20 782 694

3 560 299
2 161 210
5 721 50 9
889 443
2 270 793
3 160 236
4 4 49 7 4 2
4 4 32 0 0 3
8 881 745
164 24 2
2 1 7 84

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17 752
1 7 1 8284
16 280
50 64 8 466

360 955 212
4 8 9 26
17 967 979
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379 018 228
16 8 4 94 9 5 6
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205 841 105
1 432 668
207 273 77 3

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10 089 270
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2 798 687
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3 519 434
4 8 73 50 7
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9 831 773
202 407
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27 227 081
4 82 8 6 1
175 422
61 223 710

228 592 569
17 2 9 35 97 9
2 836 628
1 4 8 4 5 95
405 84 9 77 1
161 7 34 21 3
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231 450

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3 492 352
397 363 294
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22 536 812
447 899 053
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4 987 563
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2 650 809
4 815 991
7 466 800
9 7 74 8 3
9 8 O3 5 54
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388 635
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9 19 8 36

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602 844
79 068 169
79 072 807
3 304 471
1 487 025
83 864 30 3
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1 159 479
874 169
2 033 648
421 231
684 570
1 105 801
1 5 8 71 0
1 5 58 7 39
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76 212

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67 509 419
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185 281

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103 670 562
1 15 9 6 41

104 830 203
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1063 633
175 106 915

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7 386 509
7 548 664
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1126 515
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13 3 2 87 8 24
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2-01
2-02
2-03

3-01
3-02
3--03
3--04
3-05
3-06
3-07
3-08
3-09
3-10
3-11
3-12

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4-02
4-03
4-04
4-05
4--06
4-07
4--08
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4-10
4-11

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5-02
5-03
5-04
5-05
6-01
6-02
6-03
6-04
6-05
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9-02

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1.04


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* Macldes evitchingl time of trainr loconotives at initial and final terminals.


US5 GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1941-O-200896


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WIlTH OCTOBER, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. Mn.-211 (OS-A)







Subject to revision

UNIV. OF FL LIB.
DOCUMEN QP r.




U.S. DEPO31TORY


SOUTHEI N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHER=4 REGION ITEIV NO.
19'(1 1940 1911940 1941 1901941 194o 1g941 1
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of roadoperated atelose oimonth.. ... ... .. .1 230 416 231 230 56 388 56 606 5 947 5 944 37 726 37 993 130 355 130 687 1
2. Train-miles !locomotive-papelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordmnary. ...................49 402 182 41 720 092 16 854 407 14 206 180 1 970 749 1 700 441 8 347 102 7 056 232 22 229 924 18 757 239 2--01
PA)2. Light 21 566 391 326 258 326 196 761 22 394 20 546 82 205 50 539 158 641 123 480 2-02
2--08. Total. ....................49 923 748 42 111 418 17 112 733 14 402 941 1 993 143 1 720 987 8 429 307 7 106 771 22 388 565 18 880 719 2-08
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8--1. Principal. .. .. .. . .. . 49 888 652 42 072 228 17 119 098 1.4 409 667 1 993 687 1 721 4751 8 427 857 7 106 961 22 348 010 18 834 125 841
5-2. Hel er.. ............... .. 3 891 890 3 058 714 2 187 797 1 811 764 112181 88 773 365 084 237 948 1226 828 920 229 8-42
8-08.ih. L ......... 112 070 2 466 862 1 696 080 1 351 215 104 904 88 866 157 853 133 887 1 153 233 892 894 08-8
3-04. T 1 ...... ...... 56 892 612 47 597 804 21 002 975 17 572 646 2 210 772 1 899 114 8 950 794 7 478 796 24 728 071 20 647 248 8-04
05s. Total, steamn only...... ...... 55 442 954 46 406 660 19 993 574 16 635 516 2 108 017 1 803 951 8 929 917 7 478 796 24 411 446 20 488 397 805
8-06. Total electric only. ........ 1230710 1 156 390 969 011 927 229 102 755 95 163 1318 944 113 998 8-06
807. Total other. .................. 218 948 54 754 20 390( 9 9011 I o 877 177 681 44 853 8-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burningsteamlocomotives. .. .. .. .. .1 3 723 494 3 319 818 2 018 661 1 802 272 210 5551 193 889 622 978 503J 398 871 300 820 259 808
8-9. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ....... 7 3 3 96 2! 6 39 4 23 3 56 3 6 6 7 26 7 7 13 7 26 8 80 6 31 6 74 g249
3-10. Electric locomotive units. ............ 7 3 5 94 7 2 19 7 62 3 89 6 1 5 45 4 10 7 4 0 15 7 0 98 6 6 37 8--10
8-11. Other locomotives. ................27 991 10 326 12 635 5 370 .15 356 4 956 8-11
8-12. Total..................... 4 559 041 4 041 764 2 094 041 1 869 223 214 662 197 904 629 704 511 111 1 620 634 1 463 526 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01.Loaded,east. .. .. .. .. .. .. 919 999 754 255 377 212 309192 40 846 355860 121079 101 069 380 862 308 134 4-01
4-02. Loaded,west................... 671 176 549216 223 018 183 380 50 074 42 326 93 854 78 796 304 230 244 714 4-02
4-08. Loaded, total ................. 1 591175 1 303 471 600 23-0 492 572 90 920 78 186 214 933 179 865 685 092? 552 848 4-48
4-04.Empty,east. .... .. .. .. ... .1 535 977 293 383 94 278 87 689 40 247 32143 49 562 42 457 152 090 131094 4-04
4-05. Empty, west. .. 578 170 500 676 249 980 211 923 28 933 25 068 72 851 62 885 226 406 200 800 4-05
4-06. Empty total................... 914 147 794 059 344 258 299 612 69 180 57 211 122 213 105 342 378 496 331 894 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty east............... 1 255 976 1 047 638 471 490 396 881 81 093 68 003 170 441 143 526 532 952 439 228 4-07
4-08.Loaded and empty: west.. 249 346 1 049 892 472 998 395 303 79 007 67 394 166 705 141 681 530 636 445 514 4-08
4--09. Loaded and empty, total.. 505 322 2 097 530 944 488 792 184 160 100 1353 97 337 146 285 207 1 063 588 884 742 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west.. 49 759 41 526 17 482 14 590 2 04 5 1 766 8 221 6 796 22 011 18 374 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trans) 'east and west. ...8 85 2 7 8 69 1 874 4 2 0 8 10 6 9 3 1 25 6 1 2 80 61 6 4 4 16 4-11
5. Gross ton-milee of road locomotives and tenders thousandse):
5-41. Coal-burningsteamlocomotives. .. .. .. .. .I 11 546 145 9 668 998 5 198 480 4 306 540 740 781 625 119 1 975 209 1 657 183 3 631 675 3 080 156 5-01
[M)2. Oil-burning steam locomotives............ 2 971 290 2 431 141 150 46 19 824 20 160 2 951 316 2 410 935 5-42
5-03. Electricelocomotives. ....... ....... 268 499 247 382 171159 162 736 48 859 44 675 48 481 39 971 5-08
5--04. Otherlocomotives.. 53 009 4 379 2 087 1 156 993 41529 3 223 5--04
5--05. Total. .................. .14 838 943 12 351 900 5 371 876 4 470 478 789 640 669 794 2 004 426 1 677 343 6 673 001 5 534 285 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (th~ouslands):i
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .. .. .I 84 515 841 69 018 355 38 500 250 31 375 910 7 488 013 6 243 618 13 762 985 11 239 055 24 764 593 20 159g 772 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burming, steam locomotive trans. ...... 1 8 9 59 7 61 1 5 09 7 7 87 31 4 1 99 .1 22 507 1 38 1 63 1 8 8 36 94O 1 4 9 59 4 25 6-02
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. .......... 2 352 363 2 156 905 1 780 209 1 668 379 281 976 258 082 290 278 230 444 &-08
6-04. Total mn other locomotive and motorcar trains. ... 4 12 61 4 2 8 O00 6 see as 6 6 2 2 58 3 43 5 48 2 5 31 4 6-04
6-05. Total in all freight trains. .......... 106 240 579 86 301 047 40 287 581 33 047 174 7 769 889 6 501 700 13 947 750 11 377 218 44 235 359 35 374 955 6--05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousandse). 46 031 527 35 954 821 17 876 523 1;4 269 176 4 174 173 3 478 239 6 080 042 4 '/OS 122 17 900 789 13 499 284 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 3 O 50 O4 O 2 5 44 7 19 1 1 4 O 3 9 9 51 7 94 1 35 3 24 1 17 6 28 5 01 04 9 4 1 31 5 06 1 2 73 2 8 1 0 61 7 91 8
AVERAGES
9. Averae pr mile of road per day:
M ai-ies rdnr. .... ..** *716.0 10.0 8.4 10 7.4, 6.2 5.7 4.8 9-01
9-42. Net ton-milee. ................. 6951310588 032 3919565 724 3 .773 4 2
10. Aveas pr train-mile (excluding haght train~s):
1 -1. Lomotive-miles prinelpal and helper). .......1.08 1.07 1.1] 1.13 1.06 1. 05 1.04 1.0) 1.05 1.o5 IMIt
10--02. Loaded fre gt ear-miles. 223. 56 474. 602. 55082.
10-44. EpJ rihcar-miles (eeudn cboe 97 o356.o .8~i~ 81.~ 79. 40.41 40.4 .8g 47*2 10--04
1(M 5. Gmatonreg~ta-miles (exluinlodncmotieean tedrs. ,5 9 .9 3,943 33,82 1,7 ,1 .9 ,8
10--0. Net ton-miles. ....... 8 1,061 12,118 2,0415 728 667 so5 720 10-6
11. Gaoss ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .I 261 260 256 254 357 353 22q 22q 270 26a 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile. .............28.9 27.6 29,d 29.o 45g.9 l44.5 28.3 26.2 26.1 24.b 12
18. Car-mile ratio:
18-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound. .....7-7* 007*95.4 527 71.o 70.4 71 70: E.r IMI
18-02. Percet loaded oftotalfamight ear-miles westbound. 7 5237.1 4646.L 6.8 5.5.673 .9 18-02
18--03. Percentloadedoftotalfreightear-miles(easanwet ) .~ 2. .6 62.2 5. .76. .1 64. ', 8-0
10H4. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles. ....5. .9.86.*9*95 35.2 55.6 55.7 'S-o
14. Averae per train-hour:
1 1l. Train-miles. .................16.4, 16.5 15.0 15.1 14714.6 16.8 17.2 17.6 17.4 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (exrcluding 'locomotives and tenders). 48333,914r 35,329 34,721 57,417 55,273 27,637 27,514 34 740 33,316 14-02
15. Pezzent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-houre.* .1 19.2 20.4 23.8 P5.8 26.3 P7.9 16.8 16.4 15.2 16.4 15

*Excludes swaitchinIg time of train locomotives at initial and A~al terminals.


UaNIVERiliTY F LORIDA

3 1262 08851 5480 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMlANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 198 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONITH OF NOVEMBER, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
NOVEMBER 1941



















I ~SOUTHEl N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONT4S REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION ITEM NO.
1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941i 1940 1941194
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. 230 734 231 433 56 490 56 637 5 94 9 5 933 37 874 38 074 130 421 130 789 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary.. ........ 512 564792 435 591 034 176 655 484 149 719 074 20 625 852 18 947840 86 812 427 74 123 599 2288071 02 9 192 800 521 2-01
2-02. Light .................... 5 198 954 3 883 678 2 673 50 9 1 982 800 249 087 230 151 665 049 483 614 1 5 91 30 9 1 187 113 2-02
2-08. Total. ......... 517 763 746 439 474 712 179 528 993 151 701 874 21 074 939 19 177 991 87 497 4761 74 607 213 229 662 338 193 987 634 2-08
8. Road locomotive-mniles:'
8-01.Principal. .. .. .. ... .. .. .1 517 408352 439 072 330 179 619 890 151767 633 21081 418 19 184 075 87 500 664 74 616 380 229 206 360 193 504 242 8-01
8-02.He pr.. 39 631781 31 420 853 22 902 133 19 416 747 1 231 995 1 01 364 3 669 555 2 656 004 11 828 098 8506 738 8-02
8-08. ... ... ... 1 616 818 2 5 003 67 4 17 610 26 3 14 148 368 1 119 174 1 006 239 1 644 878 1 407 509 11 24 2 503 8 441 558 8-08
3-04. .... .... .... 588 656 951 495 496 857 220 132 286 185 332 748 23 432 587 21 231 678 92 815 097 78 679 893 252 276 981 210 252 538 8-4
8--0. To sateamonly. ....... 573 710550 483 233 593 209 107901 1756764~82 22 309 067 20 216 679 92 70 7737 78 679 893 249585I845 208 6605~39 8--05
8-4)6.Tota electric only. ...............13 48057 2 11789 090 108659 958 9 569 539 1 123 52 0 1 014 999 497 094 1204 552 80
8-07. Totl other. .................. 1 465 829 474 174 164 427 86 727 -I 107 3601 1 194 04 2 387 447 8-07
Train- 'tcin locomotive-mile:
8-08. Coal burning steam locomotives. 9 590 063 3 4 811 567 22 053) 568 19 142 507 2 251 399 2 176 638 6 344 469 5 264 577 6 94 0 627 8 227 845 8)8
8-09. Oil-burming steam locomotives. .......... 7 449 2239 6 360 250 32 016 21 364 71 020 78 741 7 346 187 6 260 145 8-09
3-10. Electric locomotive units. ............. 80 8 4 98 7 52 4 10 6 78 17 7 6 32 9 84 50 20 3 4 6 4 25 8 0 11 8 7 3 0 01 8-10
8--11. Other locomotives. ................ 214 622 79 145 112 97 4 48 22 0 101 64 8 30 925 8-11
8-12. Total. ....................48 062 406 4 2 003 37 2 22 876 735 19 845 07 5 2 301 602 2 223 06 3 6 415 48 9 5 343 318 16 468 580 14 591 9161 8-12
4. Car-miles thousandsds:
4-01. Loaded, east..... 9 54 3856 7 87 7529 3 937 511 3 201 418 430 573 3 82 04 1 280 558 1 046981 3 895 214 3 246 526 4-01
4-02. Loaded, weet. 6 980 771 5 536 779 2 384 22 8 1 860 915 525 603 474 749 968 023 794 532 3 10S 917 2 406 563 4--02
4-08 Loaded, total. 16 524 627 13 414 308 6 321 739 5 062 433 956 176 857 353 2 248 581 1 841 513 6 998 131 5 655 109 4-48
4l-04.Empty,east.. .. ... .. .. ... .1 3354 82 5 29344192 983 721 8985432 388 566 367 956 470 593 420 095 1 511 94 5 1 257 609 )44
4-4)5.Empty,west.. ... ... .. .. 5959 106 316-667 2 520 77 2828696 294 927 276 4041 757 421 458 202 23585 985 2 153 365 4-05
4-06. Empty, total.. ............... 9 313 931 8 260 859 3 504 494 3 127 228 683 493 644 360 1 228 014 1 078 297 3 897 930 3 410 974 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east.. 12 898681 10 821 721 4 921 23 2 4 099 950 819 139 750 560 1 75115S1 1 467 076 5 407 159 4 504 135 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west ............ 12 939 87 7 10 853 446 4 905 001 4 089 611 820 53 0 751 153 1 725 444 1 452 734 5 488 902 4 559 946 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. .............. 25 838 558 21 675 167 9 826 2335 8 189 561 1 639 669 1 501 713 3 476 595 2 919 810 10 896 061 9 064 083 4-00
4-10. Caboose, east andwest........ 51237 2 430 161 18182at4 152 882 21 697 19 716 84 433 71 097 224 418 1864*66 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (infirelgh~ttraine), eastandwest. 106 393 99 667 23 658 23 881 1 17 3 1 0931 14 9871 13 820 66 57 5 60 873 4-11
5. Grees ton-miles of moad locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-41. Coal-burningeteamlocomotives. .. .. ... .I 119 573 324 101 052 620 54 294 630O 45 103 562 7 755 97 6 6 978 395 20 552 697 17 373 229 36 970 021 31 597 414 4)
5-02. Oil-burming steam locomotives. 30 406 702 24 151 677 17 902 17 635 210 403 205 441 30 178 397 23 928 401 5~-02
5-08. Electric locomotives. 946 129 2 550 875 1 889 44 3 1 65398 9 52734 4 474 097 53154 2 423 18p 5-08
5414. Other locomotives........ ........ 283 659 54 565 18 367 11 960- 48 341 216 951 42 605 5-04
5-05. Total. ......... 153 211 814 187 809 737 56 220 342 46 786 766 8 283 320 7 452 492 20 811 441 17 578 670 67 896 711 55 991 809 5-05
6. Grose ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses thousandsd) :
6--01. Total incoal-burning, steamlocomotivetraine. ... .1 870 458 348 721 294 598 399 455 462 324 208 169 76 849 935 69 821 271 140 795 789 114 909 617 253 357 162 212 355 541 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. .I 193 112 402 149 594 774 49 240 49 721 1 290 24 3 1 297 804 191 772 919 148 247 249 8-02
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. ..........25 880 102 21 607 136 19 748 188 16 444 497 3 005 00 8 2 748 844 *- 3 126 906 2 413 795 6-48
6-04. Total in other locomotive and clotorcar trains. 2 2 OO 6 51 4 55 4 55 5 2 9 9 5 2 3 43 3 1 9 58 9 828 14 3 4 O3 11 2 804
6-05. Total in all freght trains. .1 091 651 503 892 951 963 419 305 809 340 754 730 79 854 943 7 2570 115 142 405 621 116 207 81 450 085 130 363 419 697 &-45
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousandse). 449 971 100 370 939 423 186 371 481 146 374 922 42 928 886 38 889 093 61 033 994 47 935 790 179 636 739 137 739 618 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way Ataiole). 1 355 624 26 368 273 11 931 207 9 982 720 1 41~9 244 1 314 513 5 132 061 4 308 875 12 873 1101 10 762 165 8
AVERAGES
9. Aveae e mile of road per day:
9-0 IIain-miles, ordinary. .............. 6.7 5.6 9.4 7.9 10.5 9.5 6.9i 2 5.8lr 5.244 01
9-02. Net ton-miles.................. 6,098 l,784r 9,878 7,715 21,605 19,566 4,825 378414314 "
10. A1e Lamrmll (prom an h :z*r). .1.07 1.13 1.1 1.6 1.06 1.04 1.0 1. .0 1-0
10--2. Loaded freight car-miles. 223. }84. 22. 48o2. 40
100. mtyfe a-mls... ... ... 8. 0 820. 328.0 1.1 14.6 7.1 60
1Mr. T otalfre eht armile s excludingea~boose.... .5. 54. 78.7 9.3 40.0 39.4 7.8 1oo 4
1(M 5. Grees ton-miles (excludingoomtie an teners.. 21o2oo23122 .3 ,3 ,4 ,6 ,7 .g 1@54
1~06. Net ton-miles. 917 852 1,054( 978 2,061 2,o52 To364 7881 719 10-06
11. Grose ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .. 260 258 255 252 353 351 224 223 269 266 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile. ........ ....28.4 27.7 29.5 28.9 W1.9 45.'r 27.1 26.0 25.7 21(.4 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percentloaded oftotalf eihtear-miles, eastbound. .. .. 74(.0 72.8 80.0 8126107. 14207. 84
18-02. Percent loaded of total frei~h tar-miles, westbound. .....3.5.04 6 5 132. .755.8 18-02
1U 8. Percent loaded of total fegt car-miles (east and west).. 54.0 11 .9 164.6 61.8 8.3 .1 4.7 .1 .2 62.4 18-08
14. Av1 Percn th bound of total loaded freight car-miles. .g.g 51.7 62. ~ 63.2 ..65 95.95757 1
1 1l. Train-miles. ..................16.5 16.7 15.o 15.2 14. 1.6 17.o 7. 17.8 18.o 0
14-02. Grcss ton-miles (exrcluding loomotivesanpod tenders). .. 34, 15 33, 65 35,14 34,154 56, 266 55, 207 27, 748 26, 969, )9, 96) )3.76 ,14-02
15. Penrent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-houre.* .I 19.8 20.9 25.0 26.6 26.9 28.0 16.7 16715.4 16.4( 15


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# Sepresests as swerage of the alleage report*A st the elese of emob masth withis the ported.
* Excludesawitchingtimeof train locomotives at Initial and Anal terminals.


US G- OVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1942-0-200898


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR ELEVEN IWM~fHS ENDED WIH NOVEMBER, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)

















SOUTHEl N DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEMI POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
194)1 1940 1941 1940 1941r 1940 19 1 1940o 1941 1940
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated!atcloseof month.. ... .. .1 230 411 ;231 (r55 56 462 56 577 5 943 5 960 37 6561 37 988 130 350 130 530 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. ...................49 664 549 42 298 129 17 034 012 14 642 243 1 921 174 1 684 126 8 505 185 7 256 078 22 204 178 18 715 682 2-01
2-02. Light. .................... 566 413 401 831 257 351 197 816 29 942 23 120 80 788 55 541 186 332 125 354 2-02
2-03. Total. 0 230 962 42 699 960 1 7 291 363 14f 840 059 1 951 116 1 707 246 8 595 973 7 311 619 22 392 510 18 841 036 2-03
3-01. Prmoinc-ipal. ......... 01044 460 123 17 296 874 14 849 009 1 951 662 1 707 784 8 593 54 7 311 831 22 348 64 18 791 499 3-01
3-02. He pr.................. 3 955 054 3 050 131 a 137 916 1 2019 9 732 93 650 359 053 255 211 1 337 353 924 071 3-02
3-0. i .. .. .. .. 17 04 52 62 70 63 1 410 572 105 040 90 498 157 329 139 536 1 212 052 879 996 3-08
9-04. T 1 ..... ..... 573~22592a 48 30 856 21137 463 18036 780 2177 434 1 891 932 9109 926 7 706 578 24 897 769 20 595 566 3-04
305. Total,seeteam only. ................ 5911C 558 47 1071 09 2195 095 7 134 980 2 067 089 1 791 674 ; 9 085 568 7 706 578 24 563 806 20 438 246 3-05
E-6.otl~letrcnl. .. ... .. .. 1624 1006 9248 8932i75 110 345 100 258 142 461 112 536 3-06
3-07. Total, other.. 245 740 35 309 29 880 8 525 24 358 191 502 44 784 3-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles: 1 7 188 1l5 2 3 9 9 6 2 1 4 1 1 5 9 -0
5-08. Coal-burnng steam locomotives. ........... 3 7 90 179 33172 21 85 4 12 2 46 9 9 652 1 44 8 75 5794 .0
8-9. Oil-burning steam locomotives............ 721 703 594 013 yes 8 286 7 692 711 761 586 321 3-0
8-10. Electric locomotive units............. 6 8 2 71 71 9 20 5 6 4 05 6 1 4 37 39 9 3 4 5 63 7 87 3 5 92 0 3-10
8-11. Otherlocomotives......... ..... .0 0200 10023 13 170 5 376 --- 17 030 4 647 3-11
8-12. Total. ... .. .. .. ... .. 4 610 353 3 987 228 2 180 056 1 )909 325 227 39~9 197 485 643 519 525 536 1 559 439 1 354 882 3-12
4. Car-miles (thousands): 7626 3938 3122 4 6 655 16609 8 5 1 9 0 ~
4-01. Loaded, east.. ............. ... 883 607 3 2 3 313 1 1 4 603 5 16 098 835 1 90 7 4-1
4-02. Loaded,west.. .......... ...... 661 042 533 890 211 920 179 153 40 35;? 35 573 93 269 79 509 315 501 2359 655 4-02
4-08. Loaded, total. ................. 1 544 649 1 270 116 581 238 490 365 82 012 72 096 209 879 177 593 671 5;c0 530 062 4-08
4-04. Empty, east............... .. 327 490 305 057 94 181 92 500 533018 28 469 49 745 47115 150 546 136 973 4-04
4-05.Empty, west.. ................ 551 231 515 920 248172 225 211 28 318 26 759 72 730 66120 202 011 197 830 4-05
4-06. Empty total.. ................. 878 721 820 977 342 353 5 17 711 61 336 55 228 122 475 113 235 352 557 334 803 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. .... ......... 1 2 11 9 7 1 0 41 2 83 4 63 4 99 4 03 7 12 7 4 6 7 6 4 9 ga 1 66 3 55 1 45 1 99 5 O6 5 65 4 27 3 8 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. 212 273 1049 810 460 09 2 404 364 68 670 62 332 165 999 145 629 517 512 437 485 4-08
449. Loaded and empty, total.. .5 4370 2 091093 923 591 808 076 143 348 1273524 332 354 290 828 1 024 077 864 865 4-09
4-0.aboe~asanwst. ... .. .. .. 49 944 42 113 17 497 15 040 2 015 1 749 8 431 7 006 ;22 001 18 318 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (infrihtri),etanwet... 146487745185619 1191318791 74 0 944256 41
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........11 500 015 9 847 033 5 228 884 4 432 859 713 717 617 436 2 008 654 1 712 978 3 548 760 3 083 760 5-01
5-02. Oil-burming steam locomotives. 096506 2 417241 131 51 25 200 23 112 3 071 17> 2 394 078 5-02
5-08. Electrie locomotives. ... ........... 257 772 240 377 154 600 152 794 53 491 47 299 43 681 40 284 5-03
5404. Otherlocomotives................. 60 537 4178 3 596 1019 11193 49 4748 3159 5~-04
51-05. Total. ................ .. 14 914 830 12 SOS 829 5 387 211 4 586 723 767 208 664 735 2 045 047 1 736 090 G 715 364 5 521 281 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, anld cabooses thousandsas:
6-01. Total in coal-burming, steam locomotive trains. ....81 142 483 68 492 558 37 701 037 31 669 980 6 575 161 5 742 244 13 507 874 11 353 136 23 358 411 19 727 198 60
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains........ 1 9 2 31 35 8 1 4 57 4 60 5 81 18 8 1 4 5 56 1 41 338 1 9 8 2 2 O8 1 4 5 15 9 34 6-02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. .......... 2 1 3 4 32 2 07 6 4 99 1 5 22 4 45 1 1 5 72 8 41 2 8 21 3 27 2 2 8 O- 2 99 7 74 2 31 3 77 6-03
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorwa trains.- 4 53 11 8 24 5 O4 14 1 34 2 20 3 605 919~7 6 1 6937 34 9 2 O10 6-04
&-05. Totalinallfreighttrains. ............ 102 937 391 85 251 021 39 238 197 33 245 i13 6 883 374 6 014 524 1 2 5 144444 0 6 44680 60
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .......44 545 115 34 903 217 17 336 079 P 4 094 903 3 660 23 4 3 154 692 5 907 563 4 669 690 17 62?1 233 12? 983 942 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 087 128 2 562 738 1 159 708 979 204 133 015 115 311 514 096 425 642 1 280 309 1 042 581 8
AVERAGES
9. Averae pr mile of road per day:
g0.T in-mjies ordinary. .............. 7.o5. 9.7 8*3 10.L1 9.1 7.3 6.2 5.5 4.6 9-01
~02. Net ton-miles. .................6,216 48 9,905 8,036 19,976 17,o75 5,o61 3,965 1(.361 3,2op 9-02
10. Aver ges pr tri-ie(xcluding light trains):
10-71. Lcmotive-miles (prinexpal and helper)........10810113.1 1.06 1.06 .710 .610 00
1002 Ladd re tca-mle. .. .. .. .. 11 0. 3.133542.7 42.8 2h.7 24.5 30.2 28. 10--2
10-08. Empty fre ht car-miles. .ecudn .s ...... 77 20.1 21.7 31.9 3.8 14.4e 15 .6 15.9 .17 .9 10-03
100. oalfei crmie (xluigcaose.. ... 88 9454.2 55.2 7467.6 39.1 40. 61462 14
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excludulg locomotives ndtdes.. ..2, 07) 2,015 2, J04 2, 271 3, 583 3, 5 1 1, 6141 4 1,~ 94a 4 1(
10-06. Net ton-miles. .................897 825 1,ols96 1,916 1 73695 l644 794 9 I
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 26o 259 255 25C 352 351 22h 225 270 268 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .. .. .. ... .) 28.8 27.5 29.8 ea-7 44.9 43.a 28*1 26.3 26.2 24C.5 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freightecar-miles, eastbound. 07. 97.1 55.a 56.27.16. o36o 181
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles weastbond. we. ~t .0.9 46. *3 58.a 57.1 5.2 5 .6 761.o 54.o a13-02
103M. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles es n west).rm .. 6. 6. 6. 57.5666.1 62 cL.1 566. 30
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. .. 56.o 63.5 63j.5 50.a 50.7 55.6 55.2 53.0 54.ii 1304
14. Avera es pr train-hour: 40
14 1. Train-miles.. ........... .....16.3 16.7 14C.9 15.P 1.7 14(.8 16.7 17.2 17.5 18.1 44
14-02. Gross ton-miles (exrcluding 'locomotives 'and tenders). ...33,351 33,266 33,835 ~3395r 51,749 52,159 26, 699 27,005 )},671 )3,088 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .1 19.3 20.0 2$.4( 25.5 28.3 28.4 16.7 16.1 14r.7 15.5 15

*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.


Sabject to revision


IINIVER-ITY OF FLORIDA

UIIIIUIIHIUIIIIIIIA IIUYI11I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 126 reports of freight train statistics representing 138 railways
(SWITCHING; AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MBONTH OF DECEMBER, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
DECEMBER 1941


UNV 2-"F LIvI .


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SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1941 1901941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


1 I I I I I I I I-- 1 I


SI I I I I I


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AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month.# ......
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2--01. Ordinary. . . . . .
2-02. Light. . .. . .
2-08. Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal.. . . . . .
3-02. Hel er., . . . . .
3--03. L g t. . . . . .
3-4)4. T 1a. . . . . .
E-4)5. Total, steam only. ... ...........
3-06. Total, electric only. ...........
3-07. Total, other. ..... ..
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
iM8. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ........
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
3-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
3-11. Other locomotives.. ..............
3-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands) :
4-01. Loaded, east.. . .. . .
4-02. Loaded, west.. ...........
4-03. Loaded, total. ........
4--04. Empty, east... . . .
4-05. Empty, west. ........
4-06. Empty total.. .................
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. ..............
4--08. Loaded and empty, west.. ............
4--09. Loaded and empty, total.. ............
4-10. Caboose, east and west...............
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. ...
5. Gross ton miles of road locomotives and tenders thousandsds:
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-2. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-08. Electric locomotives. ...............
5-04. Other locomotives. ................
5-05. Total. . . . . .
6. Gross ton-miles of cars: contents, and 'caboo~ses(th;ousands) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
~02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. ..........
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trails. ......
6-05. Total in all freight trains. ........... .
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsls. ...
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way sItations).
AVERAGES
9. Avera es er mile of road per day**
9- Tain-miles, ordinary. ..........
902. Net ton-miles. ...............
10. Avera es pr train-mile (excludig li ht trains):
1 -1. Lcmotive-miles (prnexlpal and helper). .......
19-2. Loaded frei ht car-miles. .............
10-08. Empty freig car-miles..............
10-4. Total fre gt ar-miles (excluding caboose). . .
10-05. Gross ton-miles excludingg locomotives and tenders). ...
1-06. Net ton-miles. .................

11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ...
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .............
13. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of totalfreightecar-miles, eastbound. .
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. .....
13-3. Percent loaded of total freightcar-miles (east and west). ...
11M)4. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ....
14. Averages pr train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. . . . . .
14--02. Gross ton-miles' (excluding 'locomotives' and tenders). ...
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


230 711

562 257 892
5 765 367
568 023 259
567 598 796
43 586 85
34 793 912
645 979 54 3
629 622 108
14 645 866
1711569
4 3 3 80 24 2
8 170 926
t 7 6 7 69
244 822
52 672 759

10427 463
7 641 813
18 069 27 6
3 682 315
6 510 337
10192 652
14 109 776
14 152 150
28 261 928
562 316
121 0 3 2
131073 359
33 5o3 208
3 205 901
344 196
168 120, 664
951 599 831
212 343 760
2 8 O 1 5 3 4
2 653 7 69
1 194 607 894
514 520 34 2
34 442 752


231 403

477 889 163 193
4 285 509 2
482 174 672? 196


37 857

95 317 612
775 837
96 093 449
96 094 208
4 028 608
1 602 207
101 925 023
1017933505
131 718
6 9 79 7 02
79306

7 059 008
1397168
1 061 292
2 458 460
520398
830 151
1 350 469
1 917 506
1 691 443
3 608 949
92 864
1 6 6 6
22 561 351
235 603

59 534
22 856 488
154 303 663
1 438 812
38 919 9
156 131 674
66 941 563
5 646 157


38 068
81 379 677
559 155
81 918 832

81 928 21.1
2911215
1 547 045
86 386 471
86 386 471


5 7 82 4 21
86 433

5 868 854

114(5065
874 041
2 019 106
467 210
724 322
1191532
1 612 27 5
1 598 363
3 210 638
78 101
1 5 2 4

19 086 207
228 553

19 314 760
126 262 752
1 439 142

127 701 894
52 605 470
4 734 517


130 417

250 303 758
1 779 641
252 083 3399
251 554 74 4
13 165 451
12 454555
277 174 750
274 149 651
1 639 555
1 385 54 4
9 7 63 4 O2
8 057 948
8 7 9 9 1
118 678
18 028 019
4 251 233
3 418 418
7 669 651
1662 491
2 587 996
4 250 487
5 913 724
6 006 414
11920138
246 419
7 7 3 6 9

40 516 781
33 249 57 2
581 023
262 699
74 612 07 5

276 715 57 3
210 855 127
3 4 26 6 8 0
2 197 517
493 194 897
197 262 099
14 153 419


130 768
211 516 203
1 312 467
212 828 670
212 295 741
9 230 809
9 321 554
230 848 104
229 098 785
1 317 088
432 231

8 9 85 8 39
o 846 466
7 8 9 21
35 572
15 946 798
3 536 933
2 646 238
6 183 171
I394582
2 351 135
3 745777
4 931 515
4 997 493
9 928 948
204 784
6 5 12 9

34 681 174
26 322 67 9
463 473
45 7641
61 513 0901
232 082 7391
162 763 183
2 6 45 17 2
4 a5 4 1 3
397 916 507
150 723 560;
11 804 746


56 632
164 361 317
2! 180 616
166 541 933
166 616 642
21193 946
15 558 940
203 369 528
192 811 462
10 462 814
95 252

2 O 9 85 0 19
21364
6 94 4 21
53 596
21754 400
3 512 457
2 040 068
5 552 525
991 017
2 453 907
3 444 924
4 503 474
4 493 975
8 997 449
167 922
2 5 7 83

49 536 441
17 686
1806 83
la 979
51 373 489
355 866 922
49 909
1 8 0 17 3 3 9
5 4 5 4 6
373 990 718
160 464 510
10 961 924


5 94 9

22 747 026
279 029
23 026 055
23 033 080
1352 727
1224 214
25 610 021
24 376156
1 233 865

2 4 74 7 4 5
5 4 1 96
2 528 941
472 233
565 955
1 038188
421 584
323 24 5
744 829
893 817
889 200
1783 017
23 712
1 29 2

8 469 693

580 835
9 050 528
83 425 096


86 738 317
46 609 120
1 552 261


5 935

20 631 966
253 271
20 885 237
20 891 859.
1 135014
1096 737
23 123 610
22 008 353
1 115 257

2 3 69 5 6 0

5 0 9 8 8
2 420 548
419127
510 322
929 449
396 425
303 163
699 588
815 552
813 485
1629 037
21465
1 20 6

7 595 831
521 396
8 117 227
75 563 515


78 584 639
42 043 785
1 429 824


481732 453
34 470 984
27 524 27 6
454 727 713
230 305 071.
12 895 159
527 483
3 812 2 8 3 9
6 954 26 3
8 24 53 3O
8.9168
45 990 600
8 613 582
6 070 669
14 684 251
3 249 234
5 832 587
9 081821 l
11 862 816
11903 256
23)766 072
472 272
to 7 4 12
110 899 653
26 568 918
2791252
58 743
140 318 566
789 777 928
164 252 234
2 3 6 8 6 3 $
4 79 9 5 9
978 193 756
405 837 325
as 931 011


196 910 76 1
25 040 04 9
19 312 936
241 269 74 9
2293502 996
11 7'72 44 6
194 307
2 416 2 5 9 3
33 67 2
7 34 5 82
126 144
25 056 791
4 306 829
2 596 148
6 902 977
1 077 902
2 768 945
3 646 84 7
5 384 731
5 365 093
10 749 824
199 321
a 5 50 5

59 523 534
18 033
2 044 04 3
21 963
61 607 573

437 155 499
49 821
2 1 2 O 6 3 3
6 7 0 5 3
458 543 006
203 707 560
13 ovo 915


4-4
3,149
1.04
29.2
17.7
4(6.9

713
266


71,7
62.3
57.2

33, 70s


1.07


2, ~

258
27.6
72.6

58.7
16.7
33, 811
20.8


9.4






19.8



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64.2
62.4

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5, opas
25.o


6.9
4, 845


10.04

1, 638
702
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27.2

72.9

56. 5
17.o
27, 653
16.7


376
1.04
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26.1


5.7
2.9
56.7
17.3
26, 973
16.6


1.05
30.5
17.0
47.6
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788

269
25.7
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34, 46


9-0
9-02
10-01
10--2
1(M)8
10-04
1(M5
I(M6
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12
18-01
13-02
13-03
13-04
14-01
14-02
15


6.7
6,110






1Y.08
63.1




28.5



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19.8


7.9
7,742
1.1)
33.6

54. 1


253


78.o
45.4
61.7

15.2
34.117
26.5


10.5
21,4)65
1.06
lc5.6
32.8
78.4
3,813
2,o(9


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52.8
63.6


14.8
55, 879
27.o


9*5
19,355
1.06

33.9
79.o







351 ,6
25.2


# Represents An average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period*
*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.


I. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: (942--0-200896


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF` STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing l'jg railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)