Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1942

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Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1942
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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
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Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1942
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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.
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"Compiled from ... reports of freight train statistics representing ... railways."
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"Switching and terminal companies not included."
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Description based on: Jan. 1936; title from caption.
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Picklist IC1ste35

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SOUTHEI N DISTRICT
ITEM ~UNITED STATES EASIFERN D TICT POAOTI EINSOUTHERN REGION WESEN DISTRICT IE O
19C2 191 92 1 19 19194 19111 1942 1941 1942 14

AGGREGATES 7 637 56 533 5 943 5 9601 37 651 37 971 130 2661 130 553 1
1.MNiles of road operated at lose of month. ........... 230 257 231 017 *65
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains): 4 45817 540 394 114 974 870 2 020 84 9 1 794 546 8 957 286 7 697 866 as 823 529 18 497 246 241
2-01. Ormr.. ..... ..... 517 34258 2 83 653 277 176 i1 198 131 26 991 17 743 100 771 56 283 18851146*20
-8. T bt. ........... 51 589 855 43 348 181 17 617 572 11 173 001 2 047 840 1 812 289 9 058 057 7 754 149 23 006 384 18 608 742 2-08
3. oad loicmotive-miles: 37 43 308 662 17 826 052 :15 181 255 2 048 5 05 1 612 861 9 055 637 7 754 746 22 968 183 18 559 800 8-01
-01. ePerinia.. ........ 51 898 37 145 569 2 262 078 f 1 857 702 143 710 111 055 399 820 293 130 1 445 520 883 682 3-02
8--02.e r. ... ... .... 451127 25b20 222 1 772 044 a 1444 826 113 587 102 110 176 011 151 669 1 249 33 821 617 34)8
8--08. L l. .9 .6 1 80 48 974 453 21 860 174 118 483 783 2 305 802 2 026 026 9 631 468 8 199 545 25 663 536 20 265 099 844
3-04. Totl .ea .... .... 59 401 897 47 762 173 20 894 067 i17552 460 2 194 274 1 917 019 9 610 02 4 8 199 545 25 313 232 20 093 149 8-05
8-05. Total, sleteam only. .......5 011 596 1 144 707 911 151 922 206 111 528 109 007 -- 153 677 113 494 806
80. Total elderiol.1 276 0 2 6 7 5 73 5 4 9 56 9 11 7 -- 21 4 44 1 9 662 758 4 56 8--07
Train-awitching locomotive-miles: -*31 98 2186 1 898 84 5 232 174 204 253 632 138 560 892 842 36 1 750 008 308
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 750 357 599 739 1 6g .- 10 532 8 560 698 427 588 179 8-09
-09. Ol-burning stmloomotive uis. 66 572 75 6 9 5 3 O0 4 6 3 8 15 3 6 70 5 7 22 9 5 98 6 1 55 8-10
8-10.Elterielocomotiveuis. .7 .....6627 12 060 13 288 7 242 14 178 4818 W11
8-1 otlocmtvs 4 629 766 4 098 489 2 236 622 1 969 902 235 844 ZO9 975 642 670 569 452 1 564 564 1 349 160 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands): 755 129 376 957 316 969 44 340 39 545 150 854 108 701 375 051 289 914 4-01
4-01. Loaded, east.. ........ 927 202 5550 256846 41 924 4.0132 98 014 84 897 321.899 239145 4-02
4-02. Loaded,west.. 687 207 1 308 719 602 325 506 385 86 264 79 677 228 868 193 598 696 950 529 059 4-03
4-0. Loaded, tosta.. .2 1 07 298 841 87 654 92 402 31 653J 2s 6ay 47 974 46 022 155 226 131 790 4.04
4-04.Empty, east.. .* .i ..5 ..... 2204a 236 497 209 721 31167 28 873 73 422 67 067 204 925 179 616 4-05
4-0. Empty,wetoa.. ...... 5401 784118 324 151 302.123 62 820 57 500 121 396 113 089 360151 311 406 4--06
4~-06. Emptd toal.. t,;s. .4 .....- 6 1 053 970 464 611 409 371 75 993 6s 172 178 828 154 7as 53o 277 421 704 4..07
4-07. Loaded and empty, east.. .... 12470 1 038 867 461 865 399 137 73 091 69 005 1714a36 151 964 526 824 418 761 4-08
4-08. Loaded and empty,wetoa.. .8 .2 ....1231 837 926 476 808 50 8 149 084 137 177 350 264 306 687 1 057 101 840 465 4--09
4-09. Laboaded a and empt ,ttl 5 2 8a9 5 2 92 6 4 1 8 9 5 15 3 32 2 10 5 1 8 61 8 8 8 7 2 7 2 2 7 12 18 0 a3 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train ears (in freight trains) east and west. 10 6 40 5 47 1 9 9 2 ~ 0 6 3 4 04 41
5. Groes ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands): 100095 53453 4 530 356 761 279 662 868 a 1 19 06 9 1 817 569 3 686 334 2 989 972 5--01
~01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .4 .7 .4 .3 .2 196126a9 2,7 4 80 2 4 5 62 3 11 2 7 65 2 4 19 7 42 F02
5--02.Oil-burningselocomotives. .6 .... ..... 3 4037 225328* 152 676 162 098 53 480 51 133 -4 -31.7 40 053 5--08
5-03.Eltecrilocomotives. .9 ...... 6 3 8 035 7 975 1 189 9 821 52 117 6 846 5--04
5-0. Tthdlocmtvs ............ 15 462 25 12 706 597 5 555 363 4 693 852 814 759 714 001 2156370 1 843131 6 905 533 5 456 613 5-05
6. Groes ton-miles of cars contents, ande'abooses (th;ousands) : 4 6 173382591 32 120 858 6 884 608 6 250 456 14 495 183 12 177 319 2 4 043 052 18 869 080 6-01
6-01. Total in coal- turning, steam locomotive trains. ...... 8 3 7 1 80 6O 47 75 4 8 19 8 729 53 11464347 60
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ....... 20 149 46 8 14 797 35 606 1 17851 308 316 50 08 -9 -7 346 117 2432 5160
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. .......... 2 140 0O8 2 2 15 4 39 8 1 4 85 6 49 2 207 851 -0 35 50 -3 546 20 5 5 O12 3 -04
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ...... 524 058 8652 328 59 2 9459 337 209471294 5 9 14 751 79t 101 442 75 0 3750 189 6-05
06-0. Totalminall freight trains. .......... 146 653 816 36 06957 17 838 82 159i 4 10 24 3 853 3324 3 48271 64 50533 57 14 51 9318 4 7 680 331 12 830 634
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .6 .6 .1 .6 261 960 17 810 8250 14 00 2 42 13 86323 18237 95 543 2324 5454 210 18 34o8 47 1 21 50 83
8. Train-hours (including tramn-switching hours at way stations). 3 235 814 0 6 12020 10262 1983 1598 5524 4420 14 7 015
AVERAGES
9. Av rags p mi of nodper dy:. 6.5 56 lod o 6 1, ,b*b ,6 9M2

10. Av1. Loooemie a urm cph antd her). .......1.08 1.07 1.1) 1.12 1.07 1.0610 10 106.0 12

10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose). ..... 48W.I 44. 52* 54. .8 *42 3 14. 35. 8 *
12Neton-mile pe oaded feih ar-mile. .9 892. 9. 894. 372..2. 62.6 12-0
13. 11 :npty loe d ft ta r iht car-m iles ,e s b u d . .7 .21 6 1 1*5 ..o.To7 0-0 2
1(U 3. Percet mloae fttlfegtermls (easd~lamdse r t aandet). .. a .ov .?i 65.o 57. 36*80
18-04. Percn aton fttllae riht ea-mle. .. 5.457 62.6 62.67 51* .66 5o *2 5
14. Avos Iremle (ece di locomoti res and tender er looot )-ml. .I 32 3 25 32Pd 3 2 51 352 27 ~ ea 9 279 33 d 3 5

15. Peret tran-switching hoursd cat aysttinsofto train-hour.* .1 18.6 20.4 29.8 258. 27*9 2*o15*6 16.4 14.2 16.0t, 15
U.. S GVER MET PINTNG FFIE: 41-0200
Excludes iching timed of trtan locomotie cat initi al t and final1)5 terinl


3 1262 08851 5506 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 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


statement No. M.-all (OS-A)
JANUARY 1942







Subject to revision







U.S. OfPOS'T~OftY


SOUTHEF N DISTRICT

ITMITETE TTS ATR DIRC POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION WETR ITIT ITEM NO.
1942 194C1 1942 19111 19112 1941 1902 1911912 1

1. Miles of road operated atclmome .f mot. ....... 230 197 230 995 563570 56 538 5 943 93 365 395 389 104
2. T ai-mile (ocomotive-propelled and motorcar trains): 475087 4 7711 8 8 1 9 801 51 1 1 716 645 8 300 427 7 096 821 20 834 591 17 042 257 2-01
2-02. Lightar....... .... 510 085 362 460 253 670 193 624 26 662 19 408 84 917 51 773 144 836 97 655 2-02
20 Ttl. 48 030 902 40 435 181 16 837 958 4s 410 622 1 828 173 1 736 053 8 38s5 44 7 148 594 20 979 427 17 179 912 2-03
3. Roadl1 ootive-miles: 480373 4 0 0 6885314 419 035 1 828 676 1 736 544 8 384 588 7 149 173 20 942 116 17 098 652 3-01
g-02. Helnip. 974 440 2 974 851 2 201 72;2 1 788 168 114 498 117 037 365 069 281 230 1 893 151 788 416 3-02
r..Lgh ................3051 406 23587 344 1676 378 13576 941 98 003 100 014 157 070 138 728 1 119 955 771 661 303
3-04 Total .................. 55 029 569 45 765 599 20 726 443 17 584 144 2 041 177 1 953 595 8 906 727 7 569 131 23 55 222 18 658 729 3--04
3-05. Total, steam only 53 701 860 44 611 918 19 874 985 116 697 791 1 946 007 1 846 966 8 885 419 7 569 131 22 995 449 18 498 030 3-05
3-06. Total, electric ony 1 051 558 1 089 651 800 968 876 998 95 170 106 629 155 420 106 024 3-06
3-07. Total, other................... 276 151 64 030 50 490 9 355 21 308 204 353 54 675 3--07
3-8. Colrninmostt am motives. ... 556 155 3 158 596 2 018 730 1 802 146 213 405 194 549 560 128 9 7 4 92 6026 30
le ri In sm ecloco o tive uis. 657 485 571 36 46 858 60 641 3 322 5 220 9 767 5 601 3-10
312Ttl loooie. .. ... .. ... .. .1 4 320 880 3 779 858 2 072 799 1 870 524 216 727 199 769 590 107 504 877 1 414 2553 1 204 968 -1
4. Car mles (thousa d): 81531051 385 016 38 626 37 6571 124 544 100 200 350 115 271 731i 4-01
4-02. Loadedwest. 633 181 530 261 204 235 184 358 37 521 38 702 92 241 80 391 299 184 226 810 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. 1 514 724 1 241 112 572 493 485 621 76 147 76 359 216 765 180 591 649 299 498 541 4-03
4-04. E pty, east. 286 483 283 070 77 566 89 380 27 176 28 636 42 406 42 597 139 335 122 457 4-04
4-05. Empty, west. 540 191 456 247 236 933 204 048 27 870 27 604 73 679 61 522 201 709 165 073 4-05
446. Emt total.. 826 674 739 317 314 499 293 428 55 046 56 240 116 085 104 119 341 044 285 530 4-06
447. Lomped and empty, east. 1 168 026 993 at1 445 824 390 643 65 802 66 293 166 950 142 797 489 450 394 188 4-07
4-08. Loaded and epty, west.. 1 173 372 986 508 441 168 388 406 65 391 66 306 165 920 141 913 500 893 389 883 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empy ,total. 2 341 539 1 980 429 886 992 779 049 131 195 132 599 332 970 264 710 990 343 784 071 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. 4 7 9 24 3 9 90 5 17 0 96 1 4 6 1 1 87 4 1 7 84 8 2 90 6 8 6 2 O 6 64 1 6 6 47 4-10
4-11. Passen er-train cars (mn freight trains) e at mnd west ... 9 8 41 7 9 68 1 79 1 1 8 88 13 3 9 8 1 39 2 1 1 50 6 5 25 4 8 3 2 4-11
5.1 GresConlesknin dta lootivest edr. husns 11 061 23 1 9 357 334 5 132 879 4 319 802 674 893 640 187 1 962 92 5 1 675 303 2890 359 2 202 065 2-0
608 Eleti lun teocomotives.. ..... 2926 667 2 28 569 133 168 151 467 44 912 49 557 54 524 37 50 5 5-03
s0 Tth locmtvs...... 14 293 012 11838 70* 5 273 516 4*72 433 719 805 689 744 1999 065 1 697 079 6 355606 4 974 438 6-5
60. Ga6-01 in coa abunig, stuam oco oive ora1 .. 7 8 735 348 65 750 156 36 879 727 30 845 694 6 047 258 679172421 6 392 7 2 74485 6-0
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ....... 1 9 2 79 97 8 1 3 97 a 7 26 6 06 12 a- 16 7 28 85 7 912051 4 2 0
6--03. Total electric locomotive trains........... 1 9 23 4 39 2 8 9 0 56 1 31 9 O 37 1 5 8 0 92 2 55 7 O5 2 88 6 98 3 48 6 97 2 6 6-03
6-06 roa nal moigti taindmtratans 100 588 8 6 81 852 O1 38 836 788 32 458J5 6 502 957 6 350 487 13 965 482 11 499 818 41 986 690 31 585 345 8 0
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevemue ithous~ankl). 44 108 969 34 185 536 17 280O 176 14 012 030 3 376 965 3 369 765 6 139 799 4 842 699 17 312 029 11 961 04 2 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 2 9 92 17 2 2 4 37 2 91 1 1 51 6 14 9 59 9 28 1 2 6 7 9 119 2 59 50 2 8 03 4 22 5 16 1 21 4 0 76 9 35 5 88 8
AVERAGES
9. A v ra es p r m ile y: . .6 fd1 8 ,8 2 2e 2oy 5 ,8 6. 7 9-7 0 2
1 0 A v l s r i i e o dit e u n rdr) I*0 1 0 7 1 1 1 1 0 .8 0 7. 2 .04;9 1 .21 0M 2


12 o. Net ton-misproaecrle ...2* 753. 28.91 44*39 20,*1i 3 6. 6. .0 1
1 C l 1 e nom t l o ae d t o a re h cr-m iles p i c p a n e ast o u n . 0 71 8 2 .5 j. 8 i 677 8 9
11 M)2p e p. Percntmloadedoftoalfeg.htear-ilswetoud ..0 M *5* 95 d1(
18-08. Poaed rcetlaed of total brigh ca-mle (eas an et) 0.5
13-04. Peretg feashtbon of totale loade frih a-ils 5*5* 2**5* 5* 39*
1 A 1e les T t n uegh c r : . . ~se) .. 1 653 14 .4 1 6 .0s 14 46 621 71 1 4-00 2
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders)... .? 33 3ie3,0 3 826 1092 5,p2,7 627, 34.33
15. Percent tran-mlswit lchming ous atd w ttionds or total trin-houre.* .. .1 18. 20.1 229 25*5a9. 27.7 215* 15*8 14. 15. 15
12.~ Ie ***mle --r -oddcuml. ...... 12 r. 024. 632. 612C0


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


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

IIARRIIUIIX~lllllllllll INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF: STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12d ~reports of freight train statistics representing 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 1942 AND 1941


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
FEBRUARY 1942



















SOUTHEI N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
19421941 1942 1941r 19 191 94 14 1942 1941
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close ofmonthe ....... 230 225 231 007 56 385 56 536 5 943 5 952 37 646 37 96s 130 251 1310 551 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motozear trains):
2-01. Ordinary. ............. 98 862 875( 63 037 249 34 124 682 29 191 868 3 622 360 3 511 191 17 257 713 14 794 687 43 658 120 35 539 503 2-01
2-02. Light. .................... 1 097 800 746 113 530 846 391 755 53 653 37 151 165 688 108 056 327 691 209 151 2-02
2--08. Total. ............... ... 99 960 755 83 783 362 34 655 5301 29 583 623 3 876 013 3 548 342 17 443 401 14 902 743 43 985 811 35 748 654 2-03
3. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal.. 99 902100 83 712 066 34 674 395 29 600 290 3 e77 181 3 549 405 17 440 225 14 903 919 43 910 299 35 658 452 3-01
3-02. He wr.. ......... ........ 8 225 568 6 120 420 4 463 8OO 3 645 870 258 206 228 092 764 889 574 360 2 736 671 1 672 098 3-02
3--03. L ... .... .... 6 362 881 4 907 566 3 448 422 2 821 767 211 590 202 124 333 081 290 397 2 369 788 1 593 278 3-03
8-04. T .... .... .... 114 490 549 94 740052 42 586 617 36 067 927 4 346 979 3 979 621 18 538 195 15 768 676 49 018 758 38 9236828 &-04
8--05. Total, steam only.. 111 713457 92 374 091 40 769 052 34 250 251 4 140 281 3 763 985 18 495 443 15 768 676 48 308 681 38 591 179 8-05
a-06. Total, electric only. ...... ........ 2 227 914 2 234 358 1 712 119 1 799 204 206 698 215 636 309 097 219 518 8-06
~07. Total, other. 49 178 131 603 105 446 18 472 42 7521 400 9801 1131 131 3-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...... 7 431 460 6 573 594 4 187 362 3 700 991 445 579 598 802 1 212 267 1 058 567 1 586 252 1 414 234 3-08
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 368 145 1 134 047 3 156 20 510 15 762 1 344 4791 1 118 285 3-s
8-10. Electric locomotive units. .. ... .. .1 126 167 147 154 99 810 124 456 6 992 10 942 *- 19 365 11 756 3-10
3-11. Other locomotives................ 54 808 24 552 26 087 14 766 -** 28 721 9 786 a-11
3-12. Total. 9805680 7 8783547 4 316 415 3 840 213 452 571 409 744 1 232 777 1074 329 2 978 8171 2554 061 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands) :
4--41.Loadedleast.. .. ... .. .. .. .I 1a08 745 1 465 9801 745 215 618 232 82 966 77 202 25 5398 208 901 725 166 561 645 4-01
4-02. Loaded, west.. ................. 1 320 3t86 1 083 851 429 60 3 373 774 79 445 78 834 190 255~ 165 298 621 083 465 955 4-02
4-08. Loaded, total. 129 131 2 549 831 1 174 818 992 006 162 411 156 036 445 6531 374 189 1 346 249 1 027 600 4-03
4-04. Empty, east. .................. 608 990 581 911 165 220 18 1782 58 829 57 263 90 380 88 619 294 561 254 247 4-04
4-05. Empty, west.. 086 20; 941 524 473 430 413 769 59 037 56 477 147 101 128589s 406 634 34 2689 4--05
4-06. Empty total.. 1695192 L523 435 638 650 595 551 117 866 113 740 237 481 217 208 701 195 596 936 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east .......... 2 417 735 2 047 891 910 435 800 014 141 795 134 465 345 778 297 520 1 019 727 815 892 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. .....206 588 2 02537 5 903 053 787 543 138 468 135 311 337 356 293 877 1 027 717 808 644 4--08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. 824 323 4 073 266 1 13 468 1.587 557 280 27 7 269 776 683 134 591 397 2 047 444 1 624 536 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east andwest............. 99 754 82 548 35 191 29 946 3 979 3 645 17 208 14 287 43 376 34 670 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. 2 0 4 46 165 3 6 90 3 9 09 2 6 19 9 2 7 21 a 4 81 1 3 7 72 9 9 26 4-11
5. Gmros ton-miles of road laoomotives and tenders (thousands) :
5-01. Coal-burningsteamlocomotives. .. .. .I 23 022 496 19 358 279 to 527 4621 a 8580 338 1 436 17 2 1 303 055 4 081 994 3 492 872 6 97 6 ess 5 712 014 FM)1
~02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........... 6 0 66 54 1 4 673 8 9 62 37 5 1- 5 3 8 46 4 6 3 38 6 1 2 4 5 8 4 6 27 5 O7 5-02
5-08.Electrielocomotives. .. .. .. .. .. .. 493 077 491 813 285 84 4 313 565 98 392 100 690 108 841 77 558 5-03
5-04. Otherlocomotives................. 142 925 16 513 15 356 2 331 19 596 107 973 13 982 5-04
~05. Total. .................... 29 725 03 9 24 540 301 10 b28 899 9 166 28 5 1 534 564 1 403 745 4 155 476 3 539 210 13 206 1401 10 431 061 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of car contents, and cabooses thousandsnds:
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......162 453 153 135 167 869 75 174 688 62 966 552 12 931 861 12 312 245 28 227 625 23 545 158 46 118 9791 36 343 914 6-01
~02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains.. .... 3 9 2 9 4 46 2 8 7 70 0 8 1 21 2 3 02 34 0 198 28 5 6 77 34 98 8 3 61 28 4 8 10 1 02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. O6 3 52 1 4 2 43 4 55 2 80 4 6 86 3 19 7 9 43 5 64 02 1 5 92 7 36 6 94 8 1 445 2 7 76 6-03
M04. Total in other locomotive and motor car trains. ... 1 07 5 91 9 10 4 4 0 7 7 6 1 4 6 6 2 -1 12 9 3 38 8 6 7 2 2 0 9 9 7 41 6-04
~05. Total in all freight trains. .... ........207 020 039 168 285 807 78 057 94 7 66 169 459 13 495 882 12 904 981 28 697 161 23 830835~ 86 769 049( 65 380 532 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .......9 6 2 025143 1 9 8622472027682561 4 3 8 3 578172 9 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). .0 62 7 62 705 O3 24 3 6 1 8 4 21 962 7~ O 2 63 54 29 4 832 521 12 045 if 0 98 76 65 2 5 56 49 5 4 5 3 19 6 7 6 8
AVERAGES
9. Averae pr mile of road per day:
IM 'rain-miles, ordinary. .. .BZ ....73-615 10.3n 8.85 .2 10.9 100. .6g 3.7 4. 9-01
9-02. Net ton-miles. .................6625151,5 ,8 o6o1, 45 ,5 4 4329 90
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains) :
10-U1. Locomotive-miles (prinexpal and helper). .......1.08 .7 1.713 1. 1.07 1.07[ 1.0 1.04 1.06 1.04 10-01
10-02. Loaded fri ht car-miles. .: ....3. 0. 443. 25 44* 5*8 253308a.i 14-0
1o043. Empyfeg car-miles..............1* 841 720 042.1.81.1.11 8 1-0
10-4. oa rih car-miles (excluding ca8boose). .. .... 4( A491 .1 2C4 1j( 7 68J.$4. 6.9 4y 16-04
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). .... 2.,4 2,0d 2, 2,2b 3, ,66 16 1,98 1ae 1M)
1o-6. Net ton-miles. ....... 21 3 675 819 698 1()

11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 260 259 251( 254 353 353 224 224 269 268 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. ......2.0 27.6 29.9 28.9 44.5 4)3.9 28.4 26.7 26.6 241 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound. .86 71.6 81*9 7*3 58*5.4 o:% .1: 68.6 13-01
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, westbound. 9 5 7. 5* 3* 2*4. 13 2
18-43. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). 9 26 4. 5 *9* 523* 5* 3 3
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. 7857.5 63*4 62*3 *1 *5 57*3 55**59 *7 1104
14. Averages per tramn-hour:
146.Train-miles. .16.1 16.6 14.. 15.1 14.7 14.6 16.6 17.0 17.218. 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'locomotives' and tenderss. 33,4o 331395 53.,4 33,716 51,2o 53,o6o 27,382 27,182 3963,1 1-2
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-houre.* .I 8.2.e 23.4 2 5.6 28*5 27*9 15*6 16.1 14.1 15*8 15


P... 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 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


# Bepresents an aerage of the mleapl reported at the close of eah lannth within the pe iod.
* Exludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.


U S. GOVERNM IT PRINTING OFFICE: 1942-O-200096B


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

















SOUTHEF N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRaICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION ITEM NO.
194(2 1941' 1942 1941 192 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at mose ntmonth. ........... 230 165 230 884 56 31721 56 522 5 9431 5 943 37 6421 37 966 130 208 130 453 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. ................... 53 562 303 45 521 283 18 999 716 16 339 210 2 016 099 1 999 046 9 462 526 a 7 925 026 23 083 962 19 258 001 2-01
2--02. Light. .................... 561 352 440 929 282 640 240 133 27 421 26 271 93 941 57 523 157 350 117 002 2-02
2-03. Total. ....... .. 54 123 6551 45 962 212 19 282 356 16 579 343 2 043 5201 2 025 317 9 556 467 7 982 549 23 241 312 19 375 003 2-03
3. Road locomotive-miles:
a-1. Principal. 54 086 590 45 924 212 19 292 649 16 590 024 2 044 030 2 025 954 9 555 569 7 983 457 23 194 342 19 324 777 30
3-02. Hlr.. ................... 4 512 598 3 499 751 2 616 290 2 085 853 121 229 139 782 402 801 343 179 1 372 278 930 937 8-02
243t.L g. 487 880 2 790 470 1 986 598 -1619 721 106 409 116 729 179 770 156 503 1 215 103 897 517 3-08
3-04. T .... .... ..... 62 067 068 52 514 453 23 895 537 2O 295 598 8 271 668 2 282 465 10 138 140 8 483 139 25 781 723 21 153 231 iU4
8-05. Totl steam only. 60 542 165 50 922 614 22 901 719 19 324 065 2 169 767 2 164 386 10 120 734 8 483 139 25 349 945 20 951 024 8-05
8-06. Tota electric ouly. 200 310 1 802 484 932 441 961 674 101 901 118 07 9 165 968 122 731 3-06
3-07. Ttl other.. ....... 44 593 89 335 61377 9 859 17 406 265 810 79 476 3-07
Tra' tcinlocomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal brning steam locomotives. 902 194~ 3581146 2 230 429 2 054 049 237 162 217 600 636 221 568 1171 798 382 741 5801 s-8
a-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........... 734 048 613 777 9841 *I' -I 13 368 8 050 719 696 605 727 3-09
3-10. Electric locomotive units. ... .. ... .1 64 4 33 76 97 5 49 70 7 65 4 63 3 4 39 4 8 38 11 2 87 6 6 74 3-10
8-11.Otherlocomotives.. .... ... .. .1 32097 14 236 13 992 8 056 --- 18 105 6 180 8-11
8-12. Total. .. .. .. .. .. .. .( 4 732 772 4 286 134 2 295 112 2 127 568 240 601 222 438 649 589 576 1671 1 547 470 1 359 961 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands) :
4-01. Loaded,east.. ........... 1034 864 838 730 439 734 360 350 42840 43 797 149 171 117 013 403119 317 5701 4-01
4-02. Loaded,west.. ................. 703 976 624 872 229 965 217 690 46 217 48 709 100 636 90 151 327 158 268 322 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. ................. 1 738 840 1 463 602 669 699 578 040 89 057 92 506 249 807 207 164 730 277 585 892 4-03
4-04. Empty,east.. 26 060 308 919 94 625 97 701 33183 33 974 47 123 44 902 151129 132 348 4-04
4-05. Empty, west.. ................. 676 191 514 178 306 414 229 992 30 577 30 950 93 401 66 5831 243 799 186 653 4-05
4-06. Empty, total.. ........... .... 1 002 251 823 097 403 039 327 693 63 760 64 924 140 524 111 485 394 928 318 995 4-06
4-07. Loaade and empty,e~ast........ 1 560 924 1 147 649 534 359 458 051 76 023 77 771 196 294 161 915 554 246 449 912 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. ........180 167 1 139 05 538 379 447 682 76 794 79 659 194 037 156 734 570 957 454 975 4-08
4-49. Loaded and empty, total. .........* 2 7 41 0 91 2 2 86 6 99 1 0 72 7 38 9 05 75 3 3 1 52 81 7 1 57 4 50 3 90 3s 3 1 8 6 49 1 1 25 2 05 9 04 8 87 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west .......5 6 547 1 6 687 204 201942762 2 3 8 7 41
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. 106 4 18 49 29 06 16 821 O 09 9 092 1 721 4 121 92 6 97 1 54 90 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles ofb road locomotives and tenders (thouands) :0118 ~ 0629109 3 29L7 49 41
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........12 479 202 10 745 187 5 926 036 4 995 128 754 635 751 763 2 235 781 1 879 448 3 562 750 3 116 848 5-01
5-02. Oil-burping steam locomotives. 2 96 9 63 2 5 68 6 9 O6 8 3 8 3 1 8 4 1 2 4 3 28 3 2 65 5OS4 2 5 44 3 24 5-02
5-03. Electric locomotives. ...........** 265 257 262 994 156 458 165 492 49 029 53 708 59 770 43 794 5-08
M0. Other locomotives. ........... 9 2 7 46 13 6 55 9 6 01 1 2 54 7 8 86 7 5 2 59 1 2 4 01 5-04
5-05 GSFnToltal.f .. otet. .ncboe .. .. .. 16 134 168 13 590 526 6 092 163 5 161 9121 803 664 805 471 2 275 5081 1903 776 6 962 833 5 719 367 5-05
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .. 9 2 491 86 4 77 153 240 44 371 426 36 473 968 7 193 842 7 349 584 16 041 281 12 850 631 24 885 315 20 479 057 01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. .2 .a 56 475 15 992 717 69 3 210 205 442 148 748 22 150 340 15 843 759 6-02
6-08. Total ineltericlocomotive amtorc tains. ..... 2 299 792 2 345 471 1 644 650 1 772 039 286 692 309 282 368 450 264150 MS
6-4 Ttl note ocmtiean otra tans ..7 0 3 115 3 1,42 4 5 8 07 2 2 7 62 5 3 8 9 4- 5 9 114 7 101 4 7 8 6-04
~05. Total in alllfreight trains. ........ .117 851 24 4 95 595 668 46 074 841 38 ;248 979 7 480 534 7 658 866 16 300 617 12 999 379 47 995 252 36 688 444 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonaevenue thousandshs. 51 853 904 40 572 191 20 766 812 16 815 644 4 015 643 4 1.15 768 7 133 716 5 553 249 19 937 733 14 087 530 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 3 364 104 2 776 270 1 316 923 1 109 158 137 577 139 037 570 5001 468 413 1 339 104 1 059 662 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages pr mile of road per day:
9-01. Trin-miles, ordinary. .............. 7 5 6 ,.% 10.9 9.39 210.9'12 10. .1 6.7 5. 4.8) 9-01
9-2. Net ton-miles. 7275691,8 ,9 177 23o613478499344 02
10. Aver aes pr train-mile (excluding li ht trains) :
1 1. Lomotive-miles (priexpa~ and helper). .08 1.08 .1 1.12 1.06 [.07 1.04 1.04 1.06 1.05 1M
1M2o. Loaded fre nt car-miles ....... 253. 35.3 35* *~2 .266.3. 0. 102
10--08. Empt r~h car-miles .............1.71.2.20. 162. .91 11.166 1-8
1M4l. T car~asr-mile (eludingcasboose). . 51.2 5?0.2 5 .5 55, 75.6 78. 1.3 io24476.0 10-04
10--0. Grees ton-miles (excludinglocomotivesndandtener). ...2,200 2,10 2 2,41 3,710 3,3 ,731602 2,09190 10--05
1(U6. Net ton-miles. .g 6 9 ,091 1,029 1,992 2,o59 754t 7018643 10-06
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 260 a6o 25 2854 35a 353 224r 224) 27o e70 11
12. Net ton~-miles per loaded ear-mile. ... ... .. .I 29.8 27.7 31.0 29. 4.1 44.5 28.6 26.8 27.3 2)).0 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Pencentiloaded of total freih tear-miles, eastbound. 6.0 d.1 27. 645. 602]. 6 1-
18-02. Percent loaded of total feg car-miles, westbound. .....5.0 .P 9 524. 0. 11.9 7*5*3.0 18-02
1b08. Prcent loaded o otal t ea-milesl (east andwet). .5.4.06 63.8 58. 588 7.05..9. 1-3
1M04. Percent eastbound of total laded freight car-miles. 59*5 57.3 65.7 62.3 48147.3 59*7 565 55.2 51C.2 10U4
14. Averae pr train-hour:
14--.T rain-miles.. ................. 16.1 16.6 14C.6 14. 14. 9 14.6 16.8 17.o 17.4 183 14-01
.14-02. Gross ton-miles '(excluding locomotivres and tenderss. ... 35,o32 34,433 34,987 34,1M5 54.373 55,os5 28.573 27,752 35,841 3, 14-02
15. Percent train-awitching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .1 17.9 ) 20.0 22.1 25.2 29.o 26.5 15.2 16.3 13.9 15.5 15

*Excludes swaitching time of train locomotives at initial and Anal terminals.


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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 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR Tus n~owrIH OF IJARCH, 1942 AND 1941


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

MARCH 1942




















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1942 1941 11942 1941 1942 1941 191(2 1941 1942 1941


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AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose ofmonth.# ...
2. Train-miles (locomotxve-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. ................
2-02. Light. . . . . .
2-08. Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. PrincipaL ...............
3042. He pr.. ...... .........
i48. Li h . . . . .
8-04. T 1a. . . . . .
8-05. Totl steam only. ..............
8-06. Totl electric only. .............
8-47. Tota other. ...............
Train- 'tcin locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coa gaig team locomotives. .........
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .........
8-10. Electric locomotive units. ...........
3-11. Other locomotives.. ............
8-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-1. mude, at.. ........... ..
4-02. Losdd west.. ...............
448. Loaded, total. ...............
4-04. Empty, east.................
4-05. Empty, west.. ..............
4--06. Empty, total.. ..............
4-07. Loadepd.and empty, east. ............
4-08. Loaded and empty, weet. .........*
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. ..........
4-10. Caboose, east and west.............
4-11. Passenger-train eare (in freight train), :east and west. *
5. Gross ton-miles of road locmotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .........
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .........
5-03. Electric locomotives. .............
~04. Otherlocomotives. ..............
5--0. Total. . . . . .
6. Gross ton-miles ofl carsl contents;, and cab;ooses (th;osusands):
6-01. Total in coal-*burning, steam locomotive trains. ....
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ....
&-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. ........
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ....
05s. Total in all freight trains. ...........
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nomoevenue thousandsls. ..
8. Train-hours (including train-ewitching hours at way stations). .
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
iM1. 'frain-miles, ordinary. .. .........
M02. Pet ton-miles. ...............
10. Averages per train-mile(exculuing light tirain):
1(M)1. Locomotive-miles (prinexpal and helper). .....
10--02. Loaded erih ar-miles............
10-3. Emt erih ar-miles ...........
1M-4. Tt fegt car-milee'(excluding caboosee. . .
10--5. 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-milee per loaded car-mhile. ...........
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, eastbound. .
18-02. Pezeent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. ..
18-03(. Pezeent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). .
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles...
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. ...............
14-02. Gross ton-miles '(excluding loomotives an~d t~enders). .
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.*


56 37 5
53 124 398
613 488
53 937 886
53 967 04 4
7 080 090
5 435 020
66 482 154
63 670 771
2 6*4560
166 823
6 417 791
4 14 0
149 517
40 07 9
6611527
1 184 949
659 566
1 644 517
259 84 5
781 84 4
10416)9
1 444 794
1 441 12
2 886 206
54 857
5 70 5
16 453 498
05 5
442 302
24 957
16 921 062
119 546 114
1 90 5
4 449 336
135 43 3
124 132 788
55 b84 709
3 678 787


56 531
45 531 076
631 888
46 162 966
46 190 314
5 731 723
4 441488
56 363 525
53 574 316
2760 878
26 331
5 755 040
18 9 919
22 822
5 967 781
978 582
591464
1 570 04+
279 483

1 258 065
1 235 225
2493 290
46 773
6 00 6

13 845 466
479 057
3 585
14 328 197
99 440 520
51 2
4 969 982
7 424
104 418 438
45 437 918
3 071 728


5 943
5 838 459
81 07 4
5 919 533
5 921 211
379 437
317 999
6 618 647
6 310 04 8
308 599

682 741
10 431
693 17 2
125 806
125 662
251 468
92 012
89 614
181 626
217 818
215 27 6
435 094
6 073

2 190 807
147 421
2 338 228

20 125 703
850 713
20 976 416
11 245 94 0
401 119


37 64 5
26 720 239
279 629
26 999 868
26 995 794
1 167 690
512 851
28 676 335
28 616 177
60 158
1 846 486
3 3 87 8

1882 366

404 569
290 891
695 460
137 503
240 502
378 005
542 07 2
531 393
1 073 465
26 680
4 04 5
6 317 775
85 687
27 482
6 430 944
44 268 906
5 45 6 4 0
183 2 2
44 997 778
19 778 847
1 618 527


37 967
22 719 713
165 519
22 885 292
22 887 376
917 539
446 900
24 251 815
24 251 815


1 641 780


1665 592
325 914
255 439
581 353
133 521
195 172
328 693
459 435
450 611
910 046
21 959
3 7 00
5 372 520
70 666

5 442 986
36 395 789
S3 4 4 25

36 830 214
15 541 887
1 345 139


130 237
66 742 082
485 041
67 227 123
67 104 641
4 110 94 9
3 584 891
74 600 481
73 658 626
475 065
666 790
2 384 634
2 6 4 17 5
30 652
46 826
4 526 287
1 128 285
948 241
2 076 526
445 691
650432
1096123
1 573 976
1 598 673
3 172 64 9
66 210
2 0 74 3
10 539 620
9 277 512
168 611
183 2 2
20 168 975
71 004 294
6 1 2 38 37 6
1 063 264
1 458 367
134 764 301
55 695 300
3 893 667


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
342 849
192 607
2 155 614
1 7 24 0 1
16 430
15 966
3 914 022
879 215
734 277
1 613 492
586 589
529 542
915 931
1 265 804
1 263 619
2 529 4231
53 577
1 5 37 5
8 830 862
7 171 831
121 352
26 383
16 150 428
56 822 971
4 4 3 a7 86 0
716 926
sol 219
10 2 068 976
38 879 206
3 016 398


230 200
152 425 178
1659 232
154 084 410
153 988 690
12 738 166
9 650 761
176 577 617
172 255 622
34*26224
6~93 771
11 333 654
2 10 2 19 3
190 600
86 905
13713352
2 643 609
2 02496 2
4 867 971
935 051
1 762 3921
2 697 443
3 778 660
3 786 754
7 565 414
153 820
30 8 66
35 501 700
9 363 504
758 33 4
235 671
45 859 20 9
254 945 017
6 17 85 92 1
6 363 313
1 777 032
324 671 283
142 604 796
9 598 100


230 965
188 558 532
1187 042
129 745 574
129 636 27 8
9 620 171
7 698 036
146 954 485
143 296 705
3 436 842
220 938
10 168 836
r 7 47 e 4
224 129
38 788
12 179 577
2 304 710
1708 723
4 013 433
890 850
1455 702
2 346532
3 195 540
3 164 425
6 359 965
128 045
2 5 37 9
30 103 466
7 243 586
754 807
as 968
38 130 827
212 321 109
4 4 7 62 7 97
6 568 926
20s 64 3
263 881 475
110 827 305
7 815 519


5 949
5 510 237
63 42
5 573 659
5 575 359
367 874
318 853
6 262 086
5 928 571
533 715

616 402|
15 780

632 182
120 999
127 543
248 54 1
91 23
87 42
178 664
212. 236
214 970
427 206|
5 7361
29 8

2 054 818
154 398
2 209 216
19 661 829
902 018
20 563 847
10 966 294
382 254


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75.3



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33,869


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28.6


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57.0
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14.6
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10-01
1(M2
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10-04
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18-02
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14-02
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*Excludes switching time oftrin locomotives at initial cad fInal terminas.


baQ~ nOll~L1 Itlllll thb WClod.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OTFICE:1(94-0-2008)96


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF .STATISTICS


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

FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH, 1942 AND 1941


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

















SOUTHEI N DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISaIERC WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTL9 REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941

AGGREGATES 5 s 3 9
1. Miles of road operated at close of month.. ..... 230 093 230 820 56 342 56 511 5 927 5 943 37 642 37 927 10 2 1O43 1

2-02. Light 592 807 373 380 299 276 198 817 29 941 11 024 91 107 50 737 173 481 112 802 2--02
2-08. Total. ....... 53 911 690 41 617 37* 19 280 321 14 368 674 2 142 908 1 179 928 9 737 776 7 251 061 22 750 685 18 837 711 2-03
3. o 1oco Pi miples.. ... 53 878 519 41 578 016 19 290 428 14 376 248 2 143 626 1 180 029 9 735 798 7 231 306 2 0 6 87043 30
3-02. He pr 4 702 177 2 810 235 2 753 011 1 613 103 145 024 42 917 457 911 260 050 1 346 3311 894 165 3-02
.-aLih. ................ 3 547 492 2 369 843 2 040 040 1 343 113 117 04 3 46 090 187 146 123 507 1 203 263 857 133 3-03
3-04. T 1al 62 128 188 46 758 094 24 083 479 17 332 464 2 405 693 1 269 036 10 380 755 7 614 863 25 258 261 20 541 731 3-04
3-05. Total, steam only.. 60 506 880 45 539 344 23 OO9 777 16 369 108 2 310 927 1 225 613 10 360 634 7 614 863 24 825 542 ;20 329 760 3-05
3-06. Total, electric only. 1 252 563 1 113 488 997 520 953 784 94 766 43 423 160 277 116 281 3-06
MU7. Total, other. 36 8 7 45 10 5 2 62 76 18 2 9 5 7 a. 2 0 1 21 2 72 4 42 9 5 6 90 3-07
T8- 8. Colbrninm st am lcmotives. 810 639 2 985 479 2 135 294 1 671 121 238 831 106 810 6307 5621 7347 6137 30
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ?2 5 5 31 6 a4 5 25 1 0 a0 1 8 22 1 3 38 6 9 4 2 7 11 12 5 6 13 6 61 3-09
8-10. Electric locomotive units. ............. 58 087 66 873 45 165 58 794 3 369 1 941 553 6 136 3-10
8-11. Other locomotives. 34 0935 15 503 15 244 7 448 --. 18 849 8 055 3-11
g-12.Total. .. .. .. .. .1 4 628 350 3 692 380 2 196 723 1 739 185 242 200 108 751 666 483 525 283 1 522 944 1 319 161 3-12
4. 01 Carees thos ): 1 042 044d 733 103 449 183 297 325 40 981 22 360 158 812 102 373 3308 3105 40
4-02. Loadedewesi. 692 644 543 859 224 574 188 128 54 526 18 342 98 980 79 963 314 564 257 426 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. 1 734 688 1 276 962 673 757 485 453 95 507 40 702 257 792 182 336 707 632 568 471 4-03
4-04. Empty, east/. 37 161 251 773 92 04 5 79 675 42 083 10 882 45 770 36 974 157 263 124 242 4--04
4-05. Empty, west.. ...... .. .723 06 3 467 493 3555108 199 123 29 402 12 774 106 129 60 227 252 424 1953~69 4-05
4-06. Empty total.. ................. 1 060 224 719 266 427 153 278 798 71 485 23 656 151 899 97 201 409 687 319 611 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east.. 1 379 205 984 876 541 228 377 000 8 5 06 4 as 242 204 588 139 347 550 331 435 287 4-07
4-08.Loaded and empty, west.. 415 707 1 011 352 559 682 387 251 83 928 31 116 205 109 140 19 566 988 452 795 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empy ,total.. ..... 2 794 912 1 996 228 1 100 910 764 251 166 992 64 358 409 691 279 53J7 1 117 319 868 082 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. 5 3 7 25 4 l 14 8 1 9 4 94 14 S5 9 2 2 OO 1 2 32 9 6 46 7 O 55 2 2 8 5 18 3 O2 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in ~freigl t trai as), east an I west. 11 2 38 8 6 32 a 2 65 3 0 78 1 25 9 6 1 4 81 1 4 a1 7 6 9 5 0 37 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders ('thousands):94458 29772 E0
F01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ..l 506 459 9 279 281 5 953 300 4 248 529 801 978 406 274 2 ass 663 1 676 726 34458 29772 50
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ....... .. 3 2 51 3 36 2 5 73 8 95 7 5 1 41 8 2 9 9 2 2 4 6 62 3 22 1 4 1 2 4 7 8 15 5-02
5-08. Electric locomotives. ..........2 7 21 1 2 27 8 84 1 69 4 12 16 5 6 65 4 5 4 5 2 0 6 04 .5 5 6 54 4 1 615 5--43
~04. Other locomotives. 95 161 16 680 12 195 1 P224 584 74 362 15 456 &-04
E05. Total. .......16 123 167 12 097 740 6 134 982 4 416 836 847 123 426 878 2 325 167 1 701 388 6 815 895 5 552 638 5-05
6.G6-01. nToa Pin co -u steam oco oive ora .. ... 9 5 742 801 61 836 080 45 928 506 28 849 314 7 920 858 2 572 768 17 061 698 10 838 343 24 831 739195565 61
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ....... 21 845 693 16 084 923 704 3 377 198 111 148 606 21 646 878 15 932 940) 6-02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. ........ 2 409 378 1 996 620 1 784 04 1 1 661 411 257 01 1 83 910 368 326 251 299 6-08
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ...... 7 27 35 5 127 3 41 7 6 O0 5 2 60 4 5 2 97 3 5 98 37 7 12 4 7 37 ~04
~05. Total in all freight trains. .1 120 725 227 80 044 964 47 789 256 30 516 706 8 177 869 2 656 678 17 312 782 10 986 949 47 445 320 35 884 631 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). ....53 630 842 31 617 181 21 870 926 12 1971 372 4 442 83 8 1 193 259 7 680 689 4 366 301 19 636 389 13 860 249 7
8. Train-hours includingg train-switching hours at way stations). ... 3 4 0 9 56 2 4 11 22 9 1 30 3 4 85 8 98 3 40 1 42 9 6 9 69 8 9 5 87 5 98 4 14 1 63 1 30 6 90 4 1 02 9 3 37 8
AVERAGES
9. AveM~ ar~ eB n~per da: ,12 75 24 6,b6 6,88d 3,~ 3.2 I 3 9-02
10. Ave tr mil e x. u r. .. ..1091 1.15 1,11 .0791 1 101.41.6 .10

10 -04 Torae ptral fr ieitcr-le excluden ingh crabose). ..5* 5.5. 3. 7 0
0-0l Lcmto -mles (excludmglomoie and telenders). 1, 5 2' I lot cl 6

12. 2 Nttnmleprloaded rih car-mile~. ......J.9 24.8 32. 2 .1 652932. 25;.9 277 4. 1
18. Cal 1em pt ien ~tlod d fttl retar -mieseasbo nd .9 .5 17 3. 9 36 3 57 5 103-0
13-02. Pecet loae oa right car-miles wecuincoestbun. ... *.9 53.84 5.1 .1 65o. 37o5 *9r 10-0
10-08. Peme tnt loaed of totl ringh car-mbiles (ast andwest). 62.61! 6.4. 6d211 6~~ 72 .2~o 62 .20. 1(M3
18-04. Percn aton fttllae riht car-miles. 060. 57. .7U 610 .9ae .96.5 15.55 13-04
14 Gos o-02.Grsston-iesecldlocomotive n ed rs esancomtiendiers. .. .1 36.13 33 97 36,6 3.97 357 2o f38, 29,44 26,5280 36,3 3,g14-

150. Percent tri-wthn o ur a wysttin of total feg armls stran-ou rs. 17.71. 152.6 28.1 2611.1 169 3. 1.5 1

*s S Exclu eswthngtimaed of trilomot ives aht initialeus and fialermial. L in 6 : 26 3


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U.S. DEPO4YTORY


2llliji~pil iljW1I 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 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE M11ffrH1 OF APRR., 1942 AND 1941


Statement No. Md.-211 (OS-A)
APRIL 1942




















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1942 1941 1942 1911942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941


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230 173
205 744 271
2 252 03 9
207 996 310
207 867 209
17 440 343
13 398 253
238 705 805
232 762 502
4 6 8 7 87
1 262 516
15 144 293
2 be 7 7 24
2 4 6 68 7
120 998
18 341 702
3 865 653
2 717 007
6 602 660
1272 213
2 485 454
3 757 667
5157 866
5 202 461
10 3160 327
207 54 5
4 2 10 4
48 004 158
12 614 84 0
1 oa8 54 5
330 832
61 978 375
350 687 819
83 631 614
8 772 691
2 504 387
445 596 511
196 230 517
1 2 9 33 0 56


1. Mlilesof roa~doperatedatcloseo mnt#.. ..
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor car trains) :
2-01. Ordinary. . ...
2-02. Light. . . . . .
2-03. Total. . . . . .
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal.. . . . . .
3-02. He pr.. ..
8--04. T 1a. . . . . .
305. Total, steam only............
8-06. Total, electric only. ...........
807. Total, other. ................
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .
8-09. 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. .
4-08. Loaded, total. .................
4-04. Empty, east..................
4-05. 'Empty, west. .
4-06. Empty total.. ................
4-07. Loaded and empty,ehast...............
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-S. Electric locomotives. ...............
5-04. Other locomotives. ................
5-05. Total. .
6. Gross ton-miles ofP cars[ contents, and 'cabaooses(th;ousands):
~01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
8-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. .....
804. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ..
6-05. Total in all freight trains. ..
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thous~andls). ..
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ..
AVERAGES
9. Ave aes pr mile of road per day:
~MT. Tain-miles, ordinary. .....
%02. Net ton-miles. .
10. Averae es rtrain-mile (excludlinglgi httrain~s):
1 M1. Lcmotive-miles (prinexpal and helper). ....
10-02. Loaded fre gt car-miles. .
10-08. Empt fegt car-miles. .............
10-4. To afeihcar-miles (excluding caboose). . ..
10-5. 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. .............
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound. .. .. .
13-02. Percent loaded of totalfireightear-miles westbound. ..
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). .
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles. .
14. Av~erae pr tr i-hur:....
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'locomotives an~d tenders).
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


130 22
89 319 28
658 52
89 977 80
89 813 308
5 457 280
4 788 154
100 058 74 2
98 484 168
6 3 5 34 2
939 232
3 168 051
2 7 75 30 0
4 O 2 05
65 675
6 049 231
1 521 353
1 262 805
2784158
602 954
902 656
1 505 810
2124 307
2165 661
4 289 968
88 595
2 811 2
14 000 137
12 498 853
224 265
257 614
26 980 869
95 836 034
82 685 254
1 431 590
2 056 744
182 209 622
75 326 568
5 20 057 1


130 499
75 522 413
438 955
73 961 368
73773662
3 497 200
S3347928
60 618 790
79 871 963
4 58 5 3
288 297
2 846 921
2 3 37 67
2 4 5 6 8
24 0211
5 233 83l
1 190 2601
991 7031
2 181 963
510 831i
724 711
1 2355942
1701091
1716 414
3 417 505
71 879
2 0 412
11 778 614
9 719 646
162 967
41 839
21'703 066
76 398 626
60 260 800
968 225
325 956
137 953 607
52 739 455
4 0 4 5735


230 930
169 802 526
1 560 422
171 362 948
171814 294
12 430 406
10 067 879
193 712 579
188 836 049
4 5 50 3 3 O
326 200
13 154 315
2 37a3 4 9
2 91 OO 2
54 291
15 871 957
3 037 813
2 252 582
5 290 395
1142 603
1 923 195
3065798
4 180 416
4175 777
8 356 193
169 193
3 4 011
39 382 747
9 816 481
982 691
46 648
50 228 567
274 157 189
60 847 720
8 585 546
335 984
343 926 439
142 444 486
10 22 6 7 4 8


56 369
72 105 651
1 112 766
73 218 417
73 257 472
9 b33 101
7 475 060
90865 633
66 660 548
3 6 42 0 6 O
243 005
8 553 085
5 16 0
1 94 6 8 2
55 323
So906250
1 63 132
884 143
2 518 27 5
351 891
1 116 951
1 468 84 2
1 986 023
2 001 094
3 987 117
74 351
7 9 68

22 406 798
380
611 714
37 152
23 056 04 4
165 474 620
2 60 9
6 233 377
211 438
171 922 044
77 755 615
4 98 2 27 2


56 527
59 700 935
830 705
60 531 640
60 566 562
7 344 826
5 784 601
73 695 989
69 943 424
3 7 1 466
37 903
7 426 161
1 8 as
2 48 7 1 3
30 270
7 706 966
1 275 907
779 592
2055 499
359 158
842 884
1202 042
1 635 065
1 622 476
3 257 541
61 332
8 08 4
18 093 995
1 507
644 722
4 809
18 745 033
128 289 834
3 889
6 631 393
10 028
1314 935 144
57 635 290
3 97 0 06 8


5 939
7 952 426
110 015
8 062 441
8 064 857
524 461
435 04 2
9 024340
8 620 975


921 572
-5 8

935 372
166 787
180 188
346 975
134 095
119 016
253111
300 882
299 204
600 086
8 27 3
4 98

2 992 785
192 566
3 185 551
28 046 561
1 107 724
29 154 285
15 688 778
54 4 0 8 8


5 947
6 679 141
74 446
6 753 587
6 755 388
410 791
364 943
7 531122
7 153 984
3 77 1 3

723 21
1 7 7 21
740 933
143 359
145 885
289 244
102 119
100 201
202 320
245 478
246 086
491 564
6 968
5 9 4

2 461 092
175 002
2 636 094
22 234 597

985 928
23 220 525
12 161 553
4 51 6 4 3


37 644
36 366 908
370 7341
36 737 644
36 731592
1 625 501
699 997
39 057 090
38 976 811
80 27 9
2 501 585
4 7 2 64

2 548 84 9
563 381
389 871
953 252
183 27 3
346 691
529 904
746 654
736 502
1 483 156
56 326

8 604 438
115 607
36 066
8 756 111
61 330 604
743 751
256 205
62 310 560
27 459 536
2 20 612 5


37 957
29 900 037
216 316
30 116 353
30 118 682
1 177 589
570 407
31 866 678
31 866 678


2 158 021
3 2 854

2190 875
428 287
335 402
76 689
170 495
255 399
425 894
598 782
590 801
1 189 583
29 014
5 12 1
7 049 046
95 328

7 144 374
47 234 132
583 031

47 817 163
19 908 188
1 75 9 0 2


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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 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR FOUR MOfffHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1942 AND 1941


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









UNIV. OF F: LIB.





U.S. DEPOC~iTO.Y


Sa9ject te revision


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SOUTHEI N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1942 194119 1941 1942 194 1942 1941 14 1
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated atclose ofmonth.. ... . .. .1 229 983 230 788 56 337 56 509 5 923 5 953 37 582 37 926 130 141 130 400 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordi~nary.. ~~ 55 943 041 46 526 449 19 591 526 16 263 179 2 239 513 1 975 994 10 209 502 8 207 204 23 902 500 20 080 072 2-01
2-02. Light. ................. .. 614 499 464 513 506 237 248 751 33 140 22 506 100 225 56 80.8 .172 897 136 448 2-02
2-03. Total. .. ... .. .. .. .. .. .. .1 56 557 540 46 990 962 19 899 76-3 16 511 9)01 2 272 653 1 998 500 10 309 727 8 264 012 24 075 397 20 216 520 2-03
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal.. 56 526 197.1 46950 730 19 909219 .16521 183 2 273 557 1 999 106 10 309 192 6 264 963 24 054229 20 165 478 3-01
3-02.Hel er.. 5.. . .. 104 762 3 678 182 2 915 814 2 179 638 159 557 110 414 577 125 372 846 1 452 266 1 015 284 8-02
8-03. L ~t 754 284 2 842 399 2 131 342 1 626 807 131 064 108 158 204 308 153 089 1 287 570 954 345 8-03
3-04. T 1 ...... ...... 65 385 243 53 471 311 24 956 375 20 327 628 2 564 178 2 217 678 11 090 625 8 790 898 26 774 065 22 135 107 3-04
3-05. Total, steam only. .......63 617 360 52 042 961 23 805 542 19 255 941 2 463 487 2 105 528 11 059 743 8 790 062 26 288 5881 21 891 430 3-05
3-06. Total, electric only. 1 326 755 1 305 369 1 061 105 1 057 801 100 691 112 150 164 959 135 418 3-06
8-47. Totalother. .. .. .. .1 4 4 1 1 28 1 22 9 81 8 9 7 28 1 3 8 86 3 0 8 82 8 36 3 20 di 8 10 8 2 59 3-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burningsteamlocomotives. .. ... .. .1 3 817 544 3 566 312 2 090 476 1 995 294 234 262 217 294 684 484 585 858 808 322 767 866 08S
3l-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........... 747 816 656 135 1 560 3 172 1 838 7-740 734 418 645 223 E-09
8-10. Electric locomotive units. .. .. . 57 7 41 7 1 999 4 2 9 51 6 0 2 6 3 6 41 5 0 4 9 -1 1 1 14 9 6 7 24 3-10
)-11. Other locomotives. .. .. .. .. .. .. .1 39 372 17 919 20 198 9 4961 -1 -1 19 174 8 423 8-11
8-12. Total. .. .. .. ... .. .1 4 662 473 4 312 365 2 155 185 2 068 188I 237 903 222 343 696 322 593 598 1 573 063 1 428 236 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands) :
4-01. Loaded, east.. ...... 1110812 889 795 475 551 374 387 44 242 42 927 172 136 127 076 418 883 3*45405 4-01
4-02. Loaded,west.. .......... ..... 715 860 .652 371 224 580 226 021 57 200 51 883 100 329 87 877 333 751 286 590 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. ................. 1826 672 1 542 166 700 131 600 4081 101 442 94 810 272 465 214 953 752 634 631995 4-03
4-04. Empty, east.. .6 888 291096 944*08 84 370 452803 33 426 49 531 40 895 176 746 132 405 4-04
4-05. Empty, west.. ................. 790100 553 562 362 268 237 4481 31 574 29 763 118 877 74 409 277 381 211 942 4-05
4-06. Empty total.. .......,......... 1 155 988 844 658 456 676 321 818 76 777 63 189 168 408 115 304 454 127 344 347 4-06
4-07. Loadedandempty,east. .. .. .. I 1 476 700 1 180 891 569 959 458 757 89 445 76 353 2231 647 167 971 595 629 477 810 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west ...... ... 1 5 05 96 O 1 2 O5 9 33 5 86 8 48 4 63 4 69 8 8 77 41 6 6 46 2 19 20 5 1 62 2 86 6 11 1 32 4 98 5 38 2 408
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. ...........2982 6601 2386 824 1 156807 922 226 178 2191 157 999 440 873 350 27 1 206 761 97634*2 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. .............. 56 482 46 263 20 195 16 675 2 535 2 056 10 226 7 863 23 726 19 669 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east andi west. 11 8 95 9 4 65 2 10 5 -2 2 41 11 3 10 0 6 25 1 51 3 8 05 2 5 611 41
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands) :
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........13 161 a662 10 892 314 6 171 366 5 010 502 656 541 731 171 2 440 091 1 947 428 3 693 664 3 5 o3 213 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 4 55 6 90 7 42 8 96 9 4 2 7 20 .- 2 8 21 0 21 8 22 3 4 27 3 86 2 7 16 3 54 5-02
5-03. Electric locomotives. .. .. .. .. .. .. .1 293 194 284 951 188 983 184 859 46 887 52 253 57 324 47 839 ~03
5-04. Other locomotives. ................ 125 713 19 176 14 276 1 535 1 7316 -98 701 17 641 5-04
5-05. Total. ....................17 036 259 13 939 337 6 374 719 5 199 6161 903 428 783 4241 2 481 037 1 969 250 7 277 075 5 987 04*7 505
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and 'cabooses thousandsd) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .1 103 051 363 60 614 131 48 582 800 :37 470 724 8 535 929 7 543 592 18 403 418 13 250 407 27 529 216 22 349 408 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. 3 471 576 17 394 632 056 734- 174 251 126 666 23 296 820 17 261 832 ~02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. ...... 2 6 31 7 91 3 5 84 3 52 1 99 6 0 2 4 1 98 8 6 42 2 67 4 72 30 1 3 8 7 36 8 2 97 2 94 3 23 (M)3
(M)4. Total in other locomotive and motorear trains.' 915 5 39 15 4 6 3 9 3 60 4 4 11 9 8O 80 84 2 7 38 7 41 12 9 1*7 77 6-04
(M)5. Totalinallfreighttrains. 130 070 271 100 747 745 50 672 935 39 470 219 8 803 401 7 944 979 18 658 473 15 3579 811 51 935 462 40 052 736 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsts. 58 517 290 43 391 472 23 486 186 17 553 111 4 801 868 4 265 965 8 262 359 5 582 108 21 966 877 15 990 288 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 3 4 89 8 2 2 8 O8 6 59 1 3 31 6 27 1 OS 5 9 84 1 49 7 4 1 35 2 5 6 21 6 O6 4 74 2 9 8 1 8 6 8 46 1 11 3 35 a 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages DeT mile Of Tmad per dlay:
IM1. Train-miles, ordinary. .............. 7. 6 11.2 9.j 12.2 10.7 7. 5. 9-01
9-02. Net ton-miles. .... ,0 60)1,44 10,020 26,152 23,116 7,o92 4, 748545 ,5 9-02
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains):
14-01. Locomotive-miles (prinexpal and helper). ... 10 1.08 1.l 1.1 1.7 1.06 1.06 1.05 1.o6 1.o5 is-o
10-2. Loaded fre g~t ar-miles. 2.6 3).13 .)40 2. 7 2. 31. 5 '3 10-02
10-08. Empty frei ht car-miles. 20.7 82.. 3}. 6. 401. ()
1s-4. Total fre gt car-miles (excluding caboose). . 35.o7.6s: 324. o 10-04
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excludmg locomotives andtenders). 2,16 2, b7 5,1 ,7 ,2 1,630 21 10-051M
1(M6. Net ton-miles. 93) 1, 1,07~9 2,1*S 2.159 so9 609 9 ()
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .) 261 261 1 2553 256 352 353 224 an4 ane ao 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .............32.0 28.1 33.5 29.2 473 5.o 30.3 26.o 29.2 25.3 12
18. Car-mile ratios:'
18-01. Percent loaded of totalfreig~htear-miles, eastbound. 7 2 8. 81.6 189. 62 .77. 3T*
13-02. Percent loaded of total freigt car-miles, westbound. .4. 1.4. 44. 8. 40
1M03. Percent loaded of total freight carmiles (east and west). ...61 .2.6 .: 65.1 56.9 .06.8. *1-03
18-)4. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ....60.8 57.7 s7 2g )64.3 63j.2 .1 55.7 50.f 104
14. Averages per train-hour:
1441. Train-miles. ........... 16.2 16.7 14.9 15.2 1 .2 14816.6 1.17418.2 14--01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'locomotives' an~d tenders). 7,271 35,87o d8,o53 36,35 58, So 58,1ool 30,o17 as,alo374 35.975 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .I 17.2 19.9 21.0 25.0 26.3 27.) 15.0 16.6 13.4 15. 1

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


8I~~~~II INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

| FOR THE MOffrH OF NMY, 1942 AND 1941


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
MAY 1942




















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 191(2 1941 19219C1


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Pag e 2


5 949

8 655 135
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
384 054
135 545
129 964
265 500
32145 -e
327 732
649 563
9024

3 192 265
227 255

3 419 518
!9 778 189
1 297 315

11 065 504
.6 427 518
586 668


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated ateclse of months. ......
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor car trains) :
2-01. Ordinary. .....
2-02. Light. ..
2-08. Total. . . . . .
3. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. . . . . .
042. He pr.. ...........
30)8. L g t. . . . . .
3-04. T 1a. . . . . .
3-05. Totalsteam only. :
3-06. Total, electric only. ...............
3-07. Total, other.. . . . .
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. 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.. .... ...........
4-03. Loaded, total. . . . . .
4-04. Empty, east.. .......... .....
4-05. Empty, west.. ................
4-6. 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. ...........
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 caboses(thousands) :
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 per mile of road per day:
9M)1. Train-miles, ordinary. .. .............
9-02. Net ton-miles. ............
10. Aver pes pr train-mile (excluding li ht trains) :
1071. Lcmotive-miles (principal and helper). ......
10-02. Loaded frei ht ear-miles. .....
10-03. Empty fre gt ear-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:
11M)1. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound. .
13--02. L'ercent loaded of total freight car-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. Avera es pr train-hour:
14 1r. Train-miles. .................
14-02. Gross ton-miles excludingg 'locomotives' an'd tenders). ...
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


5 936

10 191 939
143 155
10 335 094
10 338 394
684 018
566 106
11588 518
11 084 462
504 056

1 155 834
17 441

1173275
211 02 9
237 388
448B 417
179 298
150 590
329 888
390352-7
387 978
778 505
10 608
61 1
3 849 326
239 455

4 088 779
36 582 490
1 375 196

37 957 686
20 490 646
693 832


37 631

46 576 410
470 961
47 047 371
47 040 784
2 202 626
904 05 5
50147 715
50 036 554
111161

3 186 069
59 102

3 245171
735 517
4 90 200
1 225 717
232 804
465 508
698 312
968 321
955 70 8
1 924029
46 552
7 i151

11 044 529
143 817
48 80
11 237146
79 734 023
918 002
317 00 9
80 969 054
35 721 895
2 827 731


37 951

36 107 241
273 124
38 380 365
38 383 644
1 550 435
723 496
40 657 576
40 656 740
836

2 743 879
40 594

2 784 473

555 363
423 279
978 642
211 590
329 808
5411)8
766 753
753 087
1 519 840
36 877
6 6 3 4

8 996 474
117 150

9 113 624
60 484 539
709 697
2 738
61 196 974
25 490 296
2 233600


130 207
113 221 786
831 419
114 053 205
113 647 537
6 909 546
6 075 724
126 632807
124 772 756
800 301
1 259 750
3 976 373
3 509 718
51 354
84 849
7 622 294

1 940 236
1 596 556
3 536 792
779 700
1 180 237
1959 937
2 719 936
2 776 793
5 496 729
112 321
3 6 164

17 697 802
15 926 239
261 589
356 315
34 261 945
123 365 210
106 182 074
1799 887
2 797 87 3
234 145 084
97 311 717
6 567 407


13O 479
93 602 485
575 403
94 177 868
93 939 140
4 512 484
4 302 273
102 753 897
101 763 393
593 948
396 556
3 614 787
2 982 896
31 292
38 444
6 661 419

1 555 665
1278 293
2 813 958
643 236
936 653
1579 869
2176 901
2 21 946
4 393 847
91 548
2 6 O 3

14 981 827
12 438 000
210 806
59 480
27 690 113
98 748 034
77 522 032
1 862 548
47 3 729
178 006 343
68 729 743
5 159 087


1
'2-01
2-02
2-03
3-01
3-02
3103
3-04
3-05
3-06
3-07
3-08
3-09
3-10
8-11
3-12
4-01
4-02
4-03
4-04
4-05
4-06
4-07
4-08
4-09
4-10
4-11

5-02
5-03
5-04
5-05
6-01
6-02
6-03
6-04
6-05
7
8


230 136
261 687 102
2 666 538
264 553 640
264 393 406
22 545 105
17 152 457
304 091 048
296 379 862
6 007 54 2
1 703 64 4

18 961 837
3 575 54 0
306 428
160 370
23 004 175
4 996 464
3 432 868
8 429 338
1638 100
3 275 555
4 913 655
6 634 504
6 708 423
13 342 987
264 018
45 39 99

st 169 821
16 070 530
1 321 739
4565945
79 018 635
453 739 183
107 103 190
11 404 464
3 419 92 6
575 666 783
254 766 079
16 422 867


230 902
216 328 975
2 024 935
218 353 910
218 165 024
16 108 588
12 910 278
247183 690
240 879 010
5 8556399
449 181
16 720 627
3 028 484
363 001
72 210
20184322

3 927 608
2904 953
6 832 561
1433699
2 476 758
3 910 457
5 361-547
5 381 711
10 743 018
215 456
4 3 4 7 6

so 275 oat
12 559 377
1 267 642
65 824
64 167 904
354 771 320
78 242 352
11 169 898
490 614
444 674 184
185 835 958
13 035 407


56 36

91 696 967
1 421 OOS
93 111 970
93 166 691
12 748 915
9 606 402
115 522 008
110 486 090
4 703185
332 733

10 643 561
6 720
237 633
75 521
10 963435
2 109 682
1 108 724
3 218 406
446 298
1479 220
1925 518
2 555960
2 587 944
5 143 924
94 537
10 07 3
as 578 164
474
600 697
514*28
29 430 763
214 057 420
3 114
8 229 401
30 5 0*4
282 594 979
101 241 821
6 313 897


56 523

75 964 114
1 079 456
77 043 570
77 087 745
9 524 64
7 411 408
94 023617
89 199 365
4 772 463
51 789

9 421 455
4 994
308 939
39 766
9775154
1 650 294
1 005 613
2 655 907
443 588
1080 333
1523 861
2095822
2 085 946
4 179 768
78 007
10 32 5

23 104 97
4 887
829 581
6 344
23 944 649
165 760 558
to 623
8 620 035
14 147
174 409 363
75 188 401
5 056 OS2


6 6
24,
16.0

4.2

24
26.o

1.2

27.398

16.5


3,4gg
1.o5
1.9
6.9
1,902
734
269
24.4


5.)
5.6


34.503
15.6


9-01
9-02
10-01
10-02
10-08
10-o4
10--05
10-06
11
12
101M)
13-02
13-03
13-04
14-01
14-02
15


6.2
5,330



31.6


260
27.2


S6

16.8
34,113
20.1


1.1)
35.0
20.0
55.o
2,296
990

255





48.2



25.4


11. r


44.0

2,010



45.7





14.9
54,707
28,0


12.06


44.4
30.7 2
2 .o


6,287


15.0
41.


224

29.1
76.o

60.0

16.6
28,631
15.3


5**


r.3


a59
27o





64.3
~51.9


7.5




32.2



260
0.2



16.1
35,053
17.9


56.1
2 428

255


62.5
42.8
62.6
65.6

14.7
35,255
22.2


# Represents an aversge of the mileage reported at the close of esoh month
*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.


within the period*


U GOVERNMENTAL PRINTING OFFICE 1942--0-475216


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THIE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12g reports of freight train statistics representing 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


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

















SOUTHEF N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT~ WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 19111 1942 1941
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of month. ........... 229 983 230 717 56 336 56 506 5 925 5 953 37 5821 37 864 130 1401 130 394 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains): t a llzo
2-01. Ordinary. ..... ............54 109 968 46 237 935 18 941 430 16 174 713 2 130 715 a 024 465 9 536 534 7 957 547 23 501 289 01120 20
2-02. Light.. 601061 475 968 314 311 255 19,6 31 143 26 331 91 043 53168 164 564 141 273 202
2-08. Total. ....................54 711 029 46 713 902 19 255 741 16 429 908 2 161 858 2 050 796 9 627 577 7 910 715 23 665 853 20 322 483 2-48
8. Road locomotive-miles*
&-ol. Principal................ .. 54 681 284 46 680 500 19 266 378 6i 439 296 2162 5911 2 051 489 9 628 6031 7 911 5591 23 623 712 20 278 156 8-01
8-02. He pr.. ................... 5 OO3 130 3 730 445 2 818 078 .2172 850 151 831 117 852 609 199 354 792 1 424 022 1 064 951 8-42
048I.Lg 3 607 806 2 884 500 2050 938 '1629 759 116 449 109 009 190 866 147 58 1 249553 998 150 &03
8-04. T 1 ...... ...... 63 292 220 53) 295 445 24 135 394 20 241 905 2 430 871 2 278 350 10 428 668 8 413 933 26 297 287 22 361 257 8-04
3-05. Total, steamn only. ...............61 563 410 51 912 453 23 053 335 1.9 205 659 2 337 779 2 1731 028 10 375 125 8 403 601 25 797 171 22 130 165 8-05
8--06. Total, electric only. 250 850 1 258 741 995 162 1 020 27 935092 10 5322 162 596 133 144 3--6
s-07. Total, other. 77 960 124 2511 86 8971 15 971 -* 53 54 3 10 332 337 520 97 948 3-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles: 7005 M
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .... 303 106 3 545 099 2077 749 2 003)759 228 557 211 104 674 617 560 141 822 163 7005 8
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........... ?7 7 O 66 6 6 2 8 1 0 38 3 5 8 2-*6 10 84 6 5 6 7 69 9 2 0 6 57 4 4 ~09
8-10. Electric locomotive units.............. 5 9 7 85 7 2 1 4 6 2 28 59 77 5 6 09 4 8 75 9 94 8 7 5 09 8-10
8-11. Other locomotives. .............. 38 167 17 270 18 650 9 690 54 19 463 7 580 8-11
3-12. Total. ... ... ... ... .1 4 678 124 4 299 8101 2 143 665 '2 076 806 232 166 215 979 680 779 564 797 1 621 514 1 442 228 8-12
4.Ca. loaesd, osa :. ......... 1069 129 882 531 457 732 570 050 41 754 40 292 157 079 122141 426 508 40
4--02. Loaded, west.. ..... ......... 694 774 645 251 210 557 223 320 54 079 55 478 94 046 84 145 336 092 282 308 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. 763 903 1527 782 668 26 593 370 95 833. 95 770 251 125 206 286 748 656 632 5J6 4--08
4-04. Empty, east.. .5 001 299896 916a02 86 624 44 601 41956 48183 38 303 168 615 132 413 4-04
4--05. Empty, west.. ................. 751 385 551 387 50 244 236 196 29 381 27 079 108 989 71 075 262 771 217 037 4-05
4-06. Empty total.. ................. 1 104 386 850 683 441 846 322 820 73 982 69 035 157 172! 109 378 431 386 349 450 4--06
4-7. Loaded and empty, east............ 1 4 22 13 0 1 1 1 882 7 5 49 3 34 4 56 6 74 8 6 355 8 2 2 48 2 O5 2 62 1 6 4 44 5 81 179 4 da 4 61 4-07
4o8. Loaded and empty: west.. ...... 1 446 159 1 196 63 560 801 459 516 83 460 82 557 203 035 155 220 598 863 499345* 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total......... 2668 289 378 465 1110 13 916 190 169 815 164 805 408 297 15 664 1 180 042 981 806 4-49
4-10. Caboose east andwest.. 54 515 46 179 19 453 16 594 2 220 2 108 9 562 7 62 23 280 19 850 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. ... 1 2 8 8 11 0 9 3 2 19 6 2 4 0 11 0 10 5 1 6 5 1 4 0 8 6 17 7 18 5 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5--0. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 12 681i 136 10 849 769 5 963 110 5 002 952 808 546 756 189 2 279 204 1 871 946 3 630 276 3 219 102 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 358 5 5 2* 4 77 6 O9 28 1 2 5 8 2 7 09O 1 4 6 51 3 35 8 35 3 2 7 58 8 61 5-02
5--08.Electric locomotives. ........ ...... 271 939 276138 170 890 178 783 44 040 49 960 57 009 47 395 MS3
5-04. Otherlocomotives................. 133 947 23 311 13 826 1789 12 483 4 631 107 638 16 891 5-04
5-05. Total. ....................16 472 546 13 925 3101 6 147 907 ;5 185 684 852 5861 806 149 2 318 777 1 891 228 7 153 276 6 042 249 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars contents, and cabooses (th~ou'sands):
6-01. Total in coa -urning, steam locomotive trains...... 9 8 98 5 4 49 6 0 8 43 2 4 6 7 65 2 56 37 54 1 4 27 8 O 4 6 49 7 8 48 8 69 1 6 97 5 9 8 51 2 7 91 2 55 2 7 20 3 5 5 91 2 66 1 6 88 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ....... 23 484 918 17 731 801 418 7 052 165 734 86 338 23 318 766 17 ess 411 6-02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. .......... 2 4 89 17 4 2 4 71 7 6 7 1 8 67 2 4 2 9 O2 ;24 1 2 51 6 35 2 86 5 43 3 70 2 9 7 2 82 9 83 6-08
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ... 999 779 178 839 93 855 5 495 -- 102 006 32 827 803 918 140 517 ~04
6-05. Total in all freight trains. .. ..........125 959 320 101 225 646 48 726 771 39 456 215 8 292 284 8 135 612 17 243 725 12 910 420 51 696 540 40 723 599 &-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsls. 57 304 258 44 032 101 22 606 525 17 733 480 4 474 078 4 418 545 7 734 07 9 5 518 780 22 497 576 16 361 296 7
8. Train-houre (including train-switching hours atway stations). 400 930 2 620 849 1 28i5 885 1 093 127 142 910 135 404 582 862 454 200 1 389 2739 1 138 118 8
AVERAGES
9-1 'fain-miles, ordinary. .............. 7.8 6. 7 112*12*0 1.3 6*9 *02 9-01
~02. Net ton-miles. ,j06 6,362 1,377 10 25,171 214,741 68 4,858 5,76o ,3 M
o10 Av 1 iPm e x (p iurm a delp r). .. .1 1.081.5 1.07 1.06 1.06 1.o5 1 .o6 1.o5 o1(M 1
10--0. Loaded freit ear-miles..............a 6e 3.0 353 )6. 7T2. 63 1913 1-0
10-03. Emp~y freih car-miles. 041. 23.T 7 34.1 16.5 13.9183 10-08
10--04. cail~egi r-Imiles (excluding caboose)..: gy, 51. 58. .6 .7 81.4 42.0 3 .2 50.2 %. -o
10--0. Grees ton-mniles,(excludng loeomotives and tenders).... 2,32d ,8 ,7 2;rc39 3rsg924, 9 1,80s 1,643 2,aoo 2,018140-05
10-06. Net ton-miles. .................1,059 952 119 1,096 2,100 2,18) 811 702 957 d11 10--6
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .I 260 261 255 256 351l 354 222 225 272 270 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile. .. .. .. .. .. .( 32.5 28.8 } 29.9 1(6.7 46130.8 26.8 30.0 25*9 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
1~01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound. .....7. 478* 1o4. 9o7*5617. 80
13-o2. Percent loaded of totalfireightecar-miles, westbound. .6: .~ .l~ .6. .0 53. *5. 44.6 6486. 6* 5. .62 18rz~--0
1s-8. Percent latoaded of total fr aeigh fricar-miles(esanwet.... 61. 42 26. 556.4 68.1 61*5: 65*3 IMs-
104o. Prcent eaastboun total loaed reiht ar-miles.ee .Y .i~ 06 786856244*64 62.6 59*2 55*1 55*4 1304
14. Averp pr train-hour: ;. 501. 511 651. 701. 40
41. Train-miles. .................16.1 1. 5o1. 511. 651 7o1. 40
14-02. Gross ton-miles' (excludinlg locomotives and tenders). 7,037 35,885 37,894 36,o95 58,oa5 60,683 29,5e5 28,425 37,211 35,7gg 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.' .1 17.7 19.7 21.8 24(.8 26.9 26.4 15.6 16*7 13** 15*1 15

*Excludes switching time of train locomotive at initial land anarl terminals.


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BUREAU OF TRANBPORT & AND ST&HSHC8
UN UB.
D QU FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
U.4. DEPCXMTORY FOR THE MOffrH OF JUNE, 1942 AND 1941


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

Illllillillll lilil lIIIlIlll III1IIII Ililll llI INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 5795


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
JUNE 1942






INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
artBURvAUOF TRANSPORT ECONJOMICS AND STrATI~rlCS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERF~ORMANCEE iOF: CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNIlTED STA~TES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistios representing 137 railways
(SWITCHIING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR S IX OWfHS ENDED WITH JUNEI, 1942 AND 1941


SOUTHERN DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
FITEM POCAHONTAS R~EGIONi SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941


I I I I I 1----- .. I I -I I


I I I 1 I I I I


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I


Olg. a


56 52
92138 88
1 334 651
93 473 478
93$27 041
11 497 514
9 041 167
114 265 Sat
108 405 084
5 792 736
61 760
11 425 214
8 576
368 714
49 456
11851 960
2 020 344
1 228' 933
3 849877
530 58
1516 529
1846 681
2 550 496
2 545 462
5095 958
94 601
1 2 7 27
28 107 029
6 807
1 008 364
8 133
29 130333
203 501 985
17 675
10 Sea2 276
19 64a
213 861 578
92 921 881
6 149. 179


AGGREGATES
1. M~ilee ofroad operated at close of month.4...........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor war trains):

2-08. Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal.. . . . . .
8-02. Rlpel r.. . . . . .
8-08. L h . . . . .
8--04. T ta. . . . . .
8-05.Tt st~eam~onl.... ... ... .
8-06. electric only. ...............
8--07. Toaother. . . . . .
Train-switchin locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coa -braing team locomotives............
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
8-10. Electic locomotive units. .............
8-11. Otherlocomotives.. ..............
8-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
k14-02. L eset.. .......
4-08. Loaded, total. . . . . .
4-04. Empty, east.. ................
4-05. Empty, west. ................
4-06. Empty total.. ................
4-07. Loaade and empty, east....... .......
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. ............
4-49. Loaded and empty, total.. ............
4-10. Caboos~e, east and weet. ..............
4-11. Passenger-train ears (in f9reight trains) toeans est and west. ...
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders(toan):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ..,........
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ..........
5-08. Electric locomotives. ...............
5-04. Otherlocomotives........... .
5-05. Total. . . . . .
6. Grees ton-miles of care, contents, and cabooses (th~osudsad) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive train. ......
&-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. ..........
6-04. Total in other locomotive andmotorear trains.......
6-05. Total in allfreight trained. .............
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .......
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ...
AVERAGES
9. Aver ges pr mile of road per day:
9-0 Rain-miles, ordinary. .. .............
9-02. Net ton-miles. . . . . .
10. Av 1 -mles (puici an epr). .......
10-02. Loaded fre gt ear-miles ...........
10-8. Emt rih car-miles. ............
1(M4. Ttlfeg car mles (excluding caboose). ...
10-05. Greese ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). ...
10-06. Net ton-miles..................

11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomnotive-mile. ..
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .............
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total crigtar-miles, eastbound. .
18-02. Percent loaded of total frihcar-miles, westbound. .. .
18-03. Percent loaded of total fre gt car-miles (east and west). ..
1M)4. Pezeent eastbound of total oaded freight ear-miles.....
14. Averages nor train-hour:
1441. Train-miles. .................
14-02. Gross ton-miles (exrcluding locomotives a~d tenderss. ...
15. Percent train-witching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


5 949
10 679 600
123 28
10 8028883
10 805 965
639 057
582.110
12 027 150
11432540
594 610

1 151 610
27 645
1179 255
226 578
253 246
479 824
177 r01
157 043
334 544
404 07 9
410 28 9
8143168
11 132
59 7

3 948 452
877 215
4 225 667
37 627 058
1 573 ass
39 200 916
20 846 063
728 072


2310 109
315 797 070
3 467 599
319 264 669
$19 074 690
27 548 233
20 760334 3
367 383 2888
557 943 278
7 258 592
2 181 604
22 764 943
4 352 606
366 813
198 537
27 682 899
6065593
4 127 642
10 1938395
1 991 063
4 026.94 0
6 018 003
8 056 656
8154 588
16 211 238
318 533
6 6 58 8
73 850 957
19 456 054
1 593 678
590 492
954 91 181
552 723 814
130 588 108
13 695 458
4 419 705
701 625 285
312 081 183
19 823 797


850 872
862 566 910
2 500 902
865 067 818
264 845Sa4
19 839 033
15 794 770
300 479 335
392 791 443
7 114 440
573 432
20 265 726
3 693 766
435. 160
89 480
244*84 158
4 810 139
3 550 aq4
8.Se6034
1 732 995
3 038145
4761140
6 543 134
6578 349
15181483
261 635
5 4 5 69
61184 830
15 335 409
1 543 780
89 195
78 093 214
435 614 559
95 973 011
13 441 665
670 595
545 899 830
229 868 0.59
15 856 256


S56 556
110 636 397
1 735 314
112 373 711
112 433069
15 566 993
11 657 34 0
139 657 402
133 539 425
5 698 347
419 630
la 721 310
7 758
263 861
94 171
13 107 100
2 567 414
1 319 281
3 886 695
537 900
1889464
2 367 84
3105 314
3 148 745
6 254 05 9
113 990
1 2 26 9
34 541 274
5355
971 537
65 254
35 578 670
260 822 676
3 532
10 096 643
398 899
271 321 750
123 850 546
7 599 782


5 935
12 382654
174 298
12 496952
12 5b0985
839 849
68'2555
14 019 38 9
13 422 41
5957 148

1 384 591
21 05 0
1 405 441
252 783
291 467
544 250
223 899
179 971
403 870
476 682
471 458
948 120
12 828

4 657 872
283) 493
4 941l565
4 4 6'2 13 9
1 626 831
46 249 970
24 964 724
836 742


37 623

56 112 94 4
562 004
$6 674 948
56 669 387
2 811 825
1095 171
60 576 583
60411679
164 704
3 660 6586
65 210
54
5 925 950
892 596
584 24 6
1 476 842
880 987
574 497
855 484
1173 583
1158 743
2 332 es
56 114
8 61 6
13 323 733
170 907
61 285
13 555 925
96 710 006
1 083 736
419 015
98 218 759
43 455 974
3 410 593


37 937
45 964 788
326 292
46 291 080
46 295 204
1 905 227
871i07 8
49 071 509
49 060 341
11 168
3 504 020
45 250

3 349 270
677 504
507 424
1184 928
249 693
400 883
650 576
927 197
908 307
1835 504
44 504
8 0 3 7
10 868 420
131 801
65
11 004 852
73 275 794
796 035
35 565
74 107 394
31 009 076
2 687 800


130 195
136 723 075
995 983
137 719 058
137 471 249
8 333 568
7 325 277
153 130 094
150 969 927
962 897
1 597 270
4 798 956
4 279 638
61 502
104 312
9 243 808
2 352 800
1 932 648
4 265448
948 277
1 443000
2 391 285
3 301077
3 375 656
6 676 733
135 601
4 4 7 8 2

at 328 07 8
19 284 592
336 598
463 953
41415 221
150 567 991
129 800 84 0
2 170 184
3 601 791
285 840 806
119 810 141
7 976 680


130 463
113 783 6951
716 676
114 500 3721
114 217 2961
5 597 435
5 300 42
125 115 154
123 89 558
727 092
494 504
4 384 88 8
3 639 940
38 801
40 02
8 103 64
1 885 713
1 560 601
3 446 314
775 649
1153 690
1929 339
2661 362
2714 291
5 575 653
111 598
53 3 SO8
18 200 929
15 196 801
258 201
76 431
33 732 362
121 409 782
95i 159 Sol;
1 545 $$1
615 o88
218 729 942
85 091 039
6 297 205


6.7



14.1





26.2


9.8
3,603
1.o5
16.9





24.7
70.9

5.1


34,734
15*5


70.6



17,493


5,5of


Bo.o


26o

27*5


5.0

16.7
34,ka8
20.0


9.0
9,083





1,

255
28.6





15.2
3'c.779
25*3


11*5

1.07
2?.8
*69


352
459





14.9
55,274
27*4


9.9
19,360
1.06



1,952
'351


c1.7

58.9




27.1


8.2
6,381
1.05
26*3

1,750




76.1



16.6
28,796
15*3


5.8
5,os4
1.o6





270
28.o

7.2




13*9


9-01
9-02
10-01
10-02
10-08
10-04
10-05
10-46
11
12
18-01
18-02
18-03

14-01
14-02


10.8
12,142
1.14

121

25
1 9


82.7
41.9
62.1
66.1
14.8
35,701
282*2


#) Represents an average of the mileage reported at the
*Excluldes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.


olose of enoh month within the period*


U.SPGOVLWERNME lNTRINTINOFFICE :1942-0-475216


Statement No. M-211 (os-A

















SOUTHEl N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES -EASTERN DISTRICTS~ WESTERN DISTRICT
*I'EM POCAHONT IS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION ITEM NO.
r1942 1941 194 1941 1942 1941 1942 r91 94 14
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of month.. ........... 229 645 230 695 56 332 56 494 5 922 5 953 37 517 37 8641 189 874 1J0 3841 1
2. Trainm-1e (omotive-propelled and motorcar trained : ......55380 48530 94561 160 742 105 662 1 997 8801 9 785s 698 7 968 24zl 25 188 834I 22 019 208 2--0
2-4)2. Light. 660 529 518 583 339 654 276 764 32 254 25 9541 94 175 56 9621 194 466 158 905 2-02
2-08. Total ...........57 19 3336 49 112 88 19 792247 16 B85738 2157 916 2 023 23 9679 873 8025204o 253583 300 22 17811 2-- 08
8.0I Ro 1 iples: 57 167 905 49 087 3261 19 801 086 '16 893 0671 2 138 6641 2 023 981l 9 880 389 8 025 7771 25 347 766 22 144 501 8-01
42.B Heor '''""" 5188 958 3 757 575 2818 170 a 182 890 143101 115968 (45 365 314459 1562 322 .1 146 258 8042
... ... .. ... 839 971 3 OO4 038 2 136 407 1 645 276 113 479 106 674 199 997 148 151 1 390 088 1 103 935 8--08
~04. T """ '"" 6.6 196 834 55 848 939 24 755 663 20 781 233 2 395 244 2 244 625 10 725 751 8 488 387 28 320 176 24 394 694 8-04
r05. Toa tm only '''''''' 64 384 890 54 420 818 25 676 603 19 674 495 2 500 520 2 140 584 10 605 169 8 475 567 27 80s 598 24 130 172 8-05
8-06. Tt electric on y." 1 254 934 1 286 590 993 140 1 028 896 94 724 104 041 a 167 070 153 653 8--06
8-07. oa other. ............... .. 557 010 141 531 85 920 17 842- 120 582 12 820 350 508 110 869 8-07
Train-switchng locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burningesteam locomotives. 848 700 777 7571 208 8478 2 125059O 229 219 212 005 659 967 570 0641 871 036 870 629 8-08
&-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 830 214 736 155 984 5 730- 7 890 4 512 821 540 725 913 8-09
8-10. Electric locomotive units.............. 62 952 70 986 47 544 59 517 3 806 4 561 11 602 6 908 8-10
8-11. Other locomotives. ............... 46 778 22 461 26 305 11 658 726 19 747 to 805 e-11
8-12.Total. .................. 4788 644 4 607 359 2163 311 3201964 235 025 216 566 668 583 574 576 1723 725 1 614 253 8-12
4. Car-miles thousandse):
4-O1. Loaded,east. ................. 1 109964 905 654 471 531 370 978 40 5411 39 014 158 126 117 5461 439 776 378 116 4--01
rM2. Loaded,week. ................. 733 320 663 272 219 590 224 024 52 603 53 416 97 799 85 914 563 328 299 918 4-02
4-08. Loaded,.total................. 1 845284 1 568 926 691111 595 002 93 144 92 450 255 925 203 460 803 104 678 034 4-08
4-04.,Efmptg, east.. .6? ............... 6365 317 703 92 840 88 470 41756 399031 50184 39 806 178 605 149 496 4--0
-05. Empty, weet.. ......... ....... 773 063 578 698 351 939 257 780 28 497 26 824 109 225 72 760 283 402 241 934 4-05
4-06. Emtptytotal................. 1 136488 896 401 4*44779 326 250 70 253 66155 159 409 112 566 462 007 391 430 4-06
07. Iodt andeampty,easrt.............. 1 473 389 1 223 357 564 361 459 448 82 277 78 945 208 310 157 352 618 381 527 612 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. .. 506 583 1 41 970 571529 461 804 81 100 79 640 207 02 4 158 674 646 730 541 858 4-O8
4-09. Loaded and empty total.. 979 712 2 465 327 1 135890 981 252 1455377 158 585 41 5534 316 026 1 265111l 1 069 464 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. ........... 57 048 48 548 20 024 17 074 2 207 2 088 9 818 7 717 24 999 21 6715 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in.freight trains),east'and west. 12 939 11 469 2 284 2 603 129 108 1 696 1 410 6 830 7 348 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road loco otives and tenders (thousands) :
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .....1 232 903 11 302 915 6 150 886 5 182 382 797 950 745 5291 a 317 457 1 884 895 5 966 670 5 550 109 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning stesam locomotives. 3 590 967 2 937 168 80 2 698 -* 25) 857 14 434 3 561 030 2 920 036 5-02
5--08. Electric locomotives. ............... 275 328 282 837 172 015 179 855 43 816 48 940 59 491 54 642 5-08
5-04. Other locomotives. ........... .... 147 1331 26 80s 1s 260 1 927 -* 20 625 5 851 113 248 19 oa4 5-04
605. Total. ....................17 246 325 14 549 722 6 536 181 5 306 262 841 766 794 489 2 367 939 1 905 180 7 700 439 6 543 811 605
6.Grosston-miles of care. cntents, and cabooses thousandse): 79211l(B 15571891 9197a 7 9
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trained. .0 .lss8 1031 83 810 so6 48 886 30s 3~8 000 ss77227756 e 74457128971a 7 37a 7 9 -0
~02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ....... 25 157 127 18 986 182 571 7 510 05 481 84 8571 24 951 275 18 893 815 6-02
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. 2 502 566 2 469 195 1 875 499 1 871420 249 805 280 815 77 262 317 562 6-08
M04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trainls. 1 121 08 3 213 392 .89 6341 4 55 186 513 37 202 844 936 169 656 6-04
6--05. Total in all freight trains. ...... 132 088 879 105 476 975 50 251 806 .39 885 987 8 042 088 7 844 895 17 846 581 12 991 770 55 948 410 44 756 923 6-45
7. Net ton-miles revenue and nonrevenue (thousandse). 60 712 735 46 079 151 23 559 663 18e 015 25p 4 376 080 4 263) 153 6 078 382 5 612 205 24 698 670 18 188 534 7
8. Train-hours including train-switching hours at way stations). 547 902 2 985 920 1 315 737 1 131 368 141 520 135 072 59 8 913 466 528 1 493 732 1 252 952 8
AVERAGES

10. Averae ler e tf roa pexe din~0 fpli~~J: ht ~ tdes el.~ .gu ..L1@ 10 .6 .10 4 ls 61.06 1.0' 10-0
10--0. ~snmLoade fre earmies ...... *. 4.2. 00
1M42. NT ear-miles. (ecuigcboe........* 944. 6 1-04
10-05 A r Ges ros toan-miles excludingg loeomtives iand tedr) ,283 ,2 ,2 ,2 ,I 00
10 Nt o-mls... .. ... ... 1 1 085 8,o 2148 91 82 1-0
11d. Gres onoiv-miles of lcomoivsand tend erper) loooieml. 6 6 2586)13428 8:r 22 22 4 10-11-20
1(2. Nttnmleprloaded feih ar-mnile. 292. 4. O)4. 613. 763. 68 1
18. ar-il raptias* gh armi
18-01. Pet~rcent loaded of total be car-milseadon.. ... e 3I 74*05 .)6 807 ) 4.9 *T 7117 1010
1(-02. Percn oddo oa ttnmls earmies wesond 7* *** 1* 1B* 4 1-02

18.Nt o--08. Peren loaded of totale t a-ie Ps adws) 9 *4 ~ *8~ At6 **5*0. 6 2.4 5d .5 18-0
18--04. Percenteasoud dof total lae right r~iear-mles .. 2* 8 62. 35.26. 78 8. 1

15 -0. Percent tri-wthn o ur t ry ttin of total heh crmls stran-ou rs.* ..7* 01. 2 72. 661.91 61381 6 15-
*~)8 Exlu eswching timed of trtan locmoives t far-itis`al t and fial ermial. h .


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UMIV.0~1~: I.


U.S DEOSIORY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
JULY 1942


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM: RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled irom 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 137 railwayrs
(SWHITCHI~NG AND 'TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

vPor.rus nOrmH OFj JULY, 1942 AND 1941












FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM: RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight- train statistics representing 13 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR SEVEN MHONT~HS ENDED WITH JULY, 19412 AND 1941


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

ITEM UNTDSAE ATR ITIT 4 POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION DITIT ITEM NO.

1942e 19411 1942 191 1942 194119 1941 1942 194


1- -------1- -- 1---:- I- r- .


I I I I '


U. 5 GOYERIU~HT PRIIITIHG OTIICL : 1941--0-1~~2(~


Gage a


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of monthly. ..........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordi~nary.. ................
2-42. Light. . . . . .
2-08. Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. . . . . .
8-02. Hel er.. . . . . .
8048.L g t. . . . . ,
8044T. Toa. ..................
M05. Total, team 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 units. .............
8-11. 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 thousandse):
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. ....
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. ..........
~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 at actions ..
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
~01. Train-miles, ordinary. ............
902. Net ton-miles. .................
10. Averages ver train-mile (excluding h~ght trainss:
10-01. Locomotive-miles (prnlcipal and helper). .......
10-02. Loaded freih car-miles. .............
10-03. Empty fre gt car-miles. .............
10-04. Total be gt car-miles (xeluding caboose). :
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excludtmg 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. .............
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound. .. ..
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound......
1~03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). ..
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ....
14. Averages per tramn-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. .................
14-02. Gross ton-miles (extcluding locomotives an~d tenderr. .
15. Percent train-owitching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


230 045
372 3284*73
4 128 128
376 456 601
376 240 930
32 737 193
24 600 575
433 578 696
482 326 758
8 513 326
2 738 614
26 613 643
5 18 2 8 20
429 165
245 515
32 470 94 3
7 175 557
4 860 962
12 036 519
2 3544*28
4 800 00 3
7154 431
9 529 65
9 660 965
19 190 950
375 590
79 527
87 083 399
23 047 021
18669 000
739 901
112 739 321
656 069 695
155 745 235
16 396 224
5 540 788
833 751 940
372 797 810
2 3 37 1 6 9 9


56 554

130 091 010
2 074 948
132 165 958
132 234 1355
18 385 163
15 793 747
1844*13065
157 216 02 8
6 691 487
505 550
14 809 788
8 74 2
331 405
120 476
15 270 411
3 038 9355
1558 871
4 577 806
630 740
2181405
8 818 14 3
3 669 675
5 720 874
7 389 949
134 022
14 553
40 692 100
6355
1145 602
78 514
41 914 651
309 108 255 1
5 903
11 972142
488 5533
381?572 833
147 410 00 9
8 915 1 9


5 952
14.428 314
206 552
14 454 868
14 459 649
978 950
796 034
16 414 655
15 722 761
691 872

1 613 B10
24 856
1 658468
295 524
344 070
657 594
265 635
208 468
474 105
558 959
552 538
1 111 497
15 035
850
S4355822


5 785 131
52 415 416
1 876 656
54 292 052
29 340 74 4
97 8 26 2


230 847
311160 614
3019485
314 180 099
313 932 850
23 596 608
18 798 816
356 328 374
347 213290
8 401 030
713 954
24 043 483
4 4 29 9 21
506 146
111 941
29 091 491
5 715 793
4 813 477
99298970
2050 698
3 606 843
5 657 541
7 766 491
7 820 520
15 586 811
310 183
66 038
72 427 745
18 278 577
1826 617
115 997
92 642 936
519 424 765
114 959 193
16 110 860
883 987
651 378 805
275 947 210
1 8 8 42 17 6


54 515
108 747 802
1811415
110 359 aid
110 420 108
13 880 804
10 688443
134 98 785
128 080 528
6 821 654

13 550 275
14 30 6
488 851
61 114
14 059 924
-2 591 382
1 45 958
3 844 880
618 62
1 554 509
2172 951
3 009 9*4
5007 867
6 017 $11
15.530
33 asp 411
118'7 19
10 060
34 436 595
241 308 508
25 185
12 595 696

110 937 140
7 28 0 54 7


5950
12 674880
149 237
la 826 117
12 889 964
755 025
688 786
14 871 778
1 3573'124
698 451



58 204
1 595 881
265 598
506 668
817 438
400 699
*485024
489 989
972 955
13 214
705
4 693 981
326155
5 020 134
45 191 140
1 854 071
47 045 211
25 109 216
8 57 14 4


37 60 8
65 898 64 2
656 17 9
66 554 821
66 549 776
3 457 190
1295168
71 302 134
71i016 84 8
285 286
4 520 653
7 3 10 0
780
4 594 533
1 050 722
682 045
1732 767
331171
683 7as
1014~893
1 381 893
1 365 767
2 747 660
65 938
10 314
15 641 190
200 764
84 186
15 926 14 0
114 200 774
1 289 217
605 528
116 095 519
51 534 356
4 0 09 50 6


37 927
53 933030
383 254
54 316 284
54 320 981
2 219 686
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT SCONOMICS AND STATISTICS


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


















SOUTHEI N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTis REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.`
1992 194 1942 1991 1942 1941 1902 1941 1912 1991

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. ........... 229 547 230 6571 *56 3031 56 484 5 91 2 5 95,11 37 4421 37 843 129 8901 130 379 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar traine) :
2-01. Ordinary. ...................57 466 456 49 757 530 19 729 095 .16 906 561 2 178 14 2 2 075 991 9 809 96 3 8 024 319 25 749 256 22 750 659 2-01
2--02. Light. .................... 669.551 533 036 339 968 268 923 39 955 25 925 87 856 65 003 201 772 173 185 2-02
2--08. Total. ....................58 136 007 50 290 566 20 069 063 .17 175 484 a 218 097 2 101 916 9 897 819 8 089 322 25 951 028 2?2 923 844 2-08
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. PrincipaL................... 58 099 963 50 261 103j 20 075 5551 17 183 415 2 218 962 2 102 682 9 897 516 8 089 191 25 907 950 22 885 815 84
08--2He pr.. 316 866 3 967431 2909 690 2 266 028 156 582 121091 655 871 347 068 1594 723 1 253 244 &-02
s-48.L .... .... ..... 3 971970 3 171 23 2 212 336 1 723 144 128 602 111 792 201 860 155 871 1 429 172 1 182 4!41 448
8-04. T 1 ...... ...... 67 388 819 57 419 765 25 197 581 :21 172 587 2 504 146 2 335 565 10 755 247 8 590 130 28 931 845 25 321 483 8--4
8--05. Total, team only.. 65 550 61 55 966 99 24 129569 20 131126 404 299 2 225 142 10 604 894 8 571 448 28 411 856 25 039 281 8-05
8--06. Total electric only. ............. 1239 126 1 293 275 965 026 1 022 378 99 847 110 423 174 253 160 474 3-06
8-07. Total other.. 599075 159 493 102 986 19 083 .- 150 35 3 18 682 345 736 121 728 -07
Train-switehing locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 3 880 5671 38232671 2091 169 2 123 498 228 867 221 054 646 3821 582 661 913 949 896 0541 808
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 8 67 O4 8 7 34 15 7-6 O 10 8 8 56 4 7 44 8 58 19 2 7 23 40 O -09
8--10. Electric locomotive units. ............ 6 3 7 5 7 4 7 3 7 47 13 5 6 O 0 59 4 0 35 4 6 5 5 1 2 5 87 10 0 4 3 8-10
8-11. Other locomotives. 53 613 23 3321 5o 758 12 674 1 308 21 547 10 658 8--11
8-12.Total. .. .. .. . .) 4 864 785 4 655 4931 2 169 062 2 208 241 232 902 225 689 656 546 587 405 1 806 275 1 640 158 8-12
4. Car-milee (tousands):
4-01. Loddeast.. 148 5411 9531011 485 287 385 3281 43 763 41848 158 8411 121289 460 650 404 6361 4-01
4-02. Loddwest.. ................. 757 357 694 237 226 692 236 100 53 612 57 818 101 439 90 801 375 614 309 518 4-02
4-08. Loddtotal. ................. 1 905 898 1 647 338 711 979 621 428 97 375 99 666 260 280 212 090 836 264 714 154 4-08
4-04. Empty, east. 83 410 321513 97 066 90 616 43187 44 594 53 276 41 156 189 881 145145 4-04
4-45. Empty, west.. ............ 784 895 595 085 34 847 3 235 606 30 070 26 873 111 245 71555 295 107 261 051 4-05
4l-06.Empty totaL. ............ 1168 305 916 598 44 5539 326 222 73 257 71 467 164 521 112 713 484 988 406 196 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east............... 1 5 31 95 1 1 27 4 6 1 4 5 82 35 3 4 75 9 44 8 6 9 50 8 6 4 42 21 2 11 7 16 2 4 47 6 50 5 311 5 49 7 81 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. .. 542 252 1289 32 575 165 471 706 83 682 84 691 212 684 162 356 670 721 570 569 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. .. 074 203 2 563 936 11575318 947 650 170 632 171 133 424 801 324 803 1521 252 r120350 4-40
4-10. Caboose, east and west.. 58 141 49 806 20 337 17 346 2285 2 156 9 876 7 804 25643 22 500 4-10
4-1 Psene-tancas(i regt rie),eat and west. ... 1 2 5 39 10 31 22 51 8 2 2 97 19 1 115 3 77 4 1 4 2 4 O5 6 6 4 7 8 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (huad)
~01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .....1 532 4231 11 708 1211 6 263 6541 5 238 108 839 002 780 914 2 322 45 5 1 896 8561 4 107 3121 3 792 2431 501
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 5 79 3 29 2 9 5 4 3 6-2 7 13 3 3 4 4 0 14 2 4 7 5 45 88 9 2 9 36 4 76 5-02
5-08. Electrielocomotives. ... ......... 274 236 28~7 694 165 563 177 824 47 493 52 158 61 180 57 712 5-08
5-04. Other locomotives. .. ... .. .. .. .1 154 791j 33 2511 1 363 a 03 61 -1 26 612 8 4811 111 816 as 734 5-04
5-05. Total. ............... ....17 540 779g 14 982 502 6 445 580 5 420 681 986 495 833 072 2 38 2 507 1 919 5841 7 826 197 6 809 165 5-05
6. Groes ton-miles of ears, contents, and cabooses (th~ousand):
tU1. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive traine...... .I 106 827 9911 88 678 5021 49 629 OO9 39 685 111 8 111 840 8 211 646 17 799 111 13 452 8891 31 288 031 27 328 856 60
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ...... 2 5 4 53 0 7 8 19 2 1 3 8 8 91 8 1 0 -2 25 4 42 9 0 0 9 8 25 2 27 6 36 19 11 5 7 81 6-02
6-08). Total in electric locomotive trains. 2 4 79 7 89 2 4 88 4 O 1 8 22 810 1 8 55 7 1 2 64 9 84 2 99 5 31 39 1 9 95 33 3 1 57 ~08
6-44. Total in other locomotive and motor car trains. ... 1 210 3 31 2 53 0 7 0 10 4 078 8 6 6 031 -1 2 53 7 84 5 4 6 491 8 5 97 1 19 1 8 18 6-44
~05. Total in all freight trains. .............135 971 691 110 653 864 51 555 897 41 555 439 8 376 82 4 8 511 177 18 278 337 13 597 6361 57 760 633 46 969 612 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands)........ 6 2 4 O4 577 4 9 2 3 9 8 324 2 8 6 O0 19 2 O4 19 9 4 5 71 61 4 4 6 73 7 86 8 2 91 4 24 6 3 2 2 6 2 5 2 57 9 39 1 9 3 2 O 7 3 0 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 674 810 3 072 250 1 354 767 1 154 2?44 147 004 141 465 604 830 476 694 1 568 209 1 299 8417 8
AVERAGES
9. Avera es pr mile of road per day:
9-0 'rin-miles, ordinary. .. .1 7.105 11.3 90.7 ~ 11.9 11.3 l.5 6.8 6.4 9-01
0M2. Net ton-miles. ........8770 68 13,91) 0,6 2(,944 25,33l5 7,143 5,142 6,273 9,8 -02
10. Ave aes pr train-mile (excluding light tr'ains~):
1 61. Lomotive-miles (prinexpal and helper). ..10 .08 1.15 1.4 1.07 1.06 1.07 1.04 1.06 1.05 10-01
10-02. Loaded freight ear-miles. ..... 2 1}1 31 36.8 4.t 480 6. 26.4C 32* 3.4 1
10-08. Empty freight car-miles. .............20. 1. 26. }63 681. 881, 00
14-04. Total freight earmiles (excluding caboose).: ... 53 51.5 5**1 78.39 sa 4 055134 aW 10-04
1(6-4. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). ...2, 2,2 ,1 2 ,4 ,10 ,1,9 .232 5 1
10-06. Net ton-miles. ... .. .. ... ..I 1,8 991, 1,156 2,099 2,251 dli752 961 6 I MS0
11. Grose ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 260 261 256 256 351 5 222 223 271 269. 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .. .. ... .. .1 32.7 29.9 34. 3.9 46.9 46.9 31.9 26*4 30.2 27.1 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
18--01. Percent loaded of total feg ear-miles, eastbound. ......0 74.8 8338. 034.47. 47. .6 18-01
18-02). Percent loaded of total fiht car-miles, westbound. . aZ .1. 53 39..1 54.1 68*3 47~.7 5 *9.o 60
13--03. Percent loaded of total f eet car-miles, (est aundwe). 0 43515. 57.1 5.2O 61. 65 *333 18-43
18-04. Percent eastbound of toadloed freight alr-miles... 60.) 57.9 68. 04. 4. 105 .2 )5515. 14
1 4. Av1e Tr a ur:le ........... ... 15.s 641. 14.9 1 1.g 16.1 17.o 16*5 17.6 14l-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles '(excluding 'locomotives anl t~enders). *...37,001 36,011 38,o53 56,oot 56,5984 60,165 30,o21 28,525 36,832 36,135 14- 2
15. Percent train-switehing hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .1 16.8 19.6 20.8 24.,7 26.3 26.4 14r.3 16.7 13.5 15.3 15

*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and Anal terminals


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A) t
AUGUST 19412


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

II1II1II IIIIIIIIIlli IlllIlIIIIIIIIlRIIll INTERSTATE COMMcERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 5787 BUREAU OF TRLANSPORT I~NOMICS 5AND 8TATIS Q


Ui.S. IE05'POSTOR


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 131 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAll' COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MOlfff OF AUGUST, l192 AND 1941



















SOUTHEl N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION ITEM NO.
19421941 1942 19r41 1942 19119142 191942 1941l

AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month#. ... .I 229 982 2:30 821 56 34 7 56 511 5 93 1 5 9491 37 587 37 9161 130 117 1350 445 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. .....429 794 9291 360 918 144 149 820 1051 125 654 362 16 606 4581 14 752 8711 75 708 6051 61957 3491 187 659 761 158 553 562 2-01
2-02. Light. .............. ... 4 797 679 3 552 521 2 414 9161 1 880 338 246 507 175 162 744 0351 448 2571 1 392 221 1 048 764 2-02
2-03. Total. .. .. .. .. .. .1 434 592 608 364 470 665 152 235 0211 127 5314 7001 16 852 965 14 928 0'33 76 452 6401 62 405 606 189 051 982? 159 602 5261 2-03
3. Road locomotive-miles:
801. Principal.................... 434 340 913 364 193 953 152 309 7101 127 603 523 16 858 611 14 9312 6461 76 447 292( 62 410 1721 188 725 300 159 247 612 3-4)1
3-02.Hel er.. .... .. .. .. 38054 059 27 584 09 21 2948531 16146 2321 1 135 32 874 116 4 113 061 2 566 7541 11510 615 7 996 937 3-02
3043.L gt. ................... 28 572 545 21 970 047 16 006 083 12 409 587 924 636 800 578 1 497 028 1173 100 10144 798 7 586 782 S48
8-04. T 1 ...... ...... 500 967 517 413 748 039 189 610 6461 156 159 342 18 918 779 16 607 340 82 057 381 66 150 026 210 380 711 174 831 331 a-04
8-05. Total steam only.. 487 677 376 403 180 287 181 345 597 148 211 654 18 127 060 15 796 266 81 621 742 66 107 356 206 782 977 173 063 011 8-05
8-06. Total electric only. .. .. ... .. .1 9 752 452 9 694 305 7 656 5131 7 844 012 791 719 809 074 1 304 220 1 041 219 3--46
8-07. Total other. 337 689 873 447 608 536 103 676 *- 435 639 42 670 2 293 514 727 101 3-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burningsteam locomotives. ........... 30 494 010 27 866 750 16 900 9571 15 673 771 1 642 47 7 1 584 6691 5 167 03 5 4 456 745 6 583 541 6 151 5651 fM
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 6 049 868 5 164 07 8 8 74 2 20 316 81 956 54 506 5 959 170 5 08 9 256 3-09
3-10. Electric locomotive units. .. .. .. .. .. 492 922 580 883 378 5401 488 290 28 891 36 8411 -1 85 491 55 7521 3-10
3-11. Other locomotives. ................ 298 928 135 273 151 23 4 73 788 2 088 145 60 6 61 485 811
3-12.Total. . .. .. .. .. .. .1 37335 728 3 3746 98 4 17 439 4731 16 256 165 1 871 568 1 621 5101 5 251 07 9 4511 251 12 773 8081 11 358 0581 3-12
4. Car-miles (thousands) :
4-01.Loaded,east.. .. .. ... ... .1 8324098 668 894 3 524 22 2 2776 650 337 087 307 4401 1 209 56 3 916 339 3 253 226 2 668 465( 4-01
4-02.Loaded~west.. .. .. .. .. .1 618 31 9 4 907 714 1 765 561 1 68 9058 3 97 682 364 4801 783 484 684 139 2 671 590 2 170 0371 402
4--03. Loaded, total. .. .. ... .. ... .1 13 942 417 11 576 608 5 289 7851 4 465 708 734 769 671 9201 1 993 047 1 600 4781 5 924 816l 4 838 5021 4-08
4-04. Empty, east........... 2 737838 2397 2211 727 8061 709 238 308 822 262 026 3844*47 330 6571 1316 76 3 1070 290 4-04
4-05. Empty, west.. 5 584 898 4 201 928 2 529 87 6 1 78 9 915 238 538 210 140 7 94 967 545 19 8 2 021 5171 1 656 .67 5 4-05
4-06. Empty, total.. ............... 8 322 736 6 574 139 3 257 682 2 499 153 547 360 472 166 1 179 414 875 855 3 338 280 2 72?6 965 4-06
4-07. Loadedandempty,east. .. .. .. ... .I 11061 936 9 041 105 4 252 028 3 48 588 8 645 90 9 569 4661 15940101 1 46 9961 4569 98 9 3738 755 4-07
4-08. Loadedandempty,west. .. .. .. .. .. .. .I 11 20 3 217 9 109 642~ 4 295 43 9 3 478 973 636 2201 574 620 1 578 4511 1 229 3371 4 693 107) 3 826 712 4-08
4-09. Loadedandempty,total. .. .. .. .. .. .. .1 22 265 1531 18 150 747 8 547 4671 6 964 86 1 1 282 129 1 144 08 61 172 461 2 476 5333 9 263 096 7 565 46 7 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. .... 433 731 359 989 154 359g 129 021 17 320O 15 370 75 808 60 024 186 244 155 5'7 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in ~freight trains), east and west. 91 8 66 7 6 3 50 17 07 1 17 6 27 1 04 1 8 1 8 1 2 0 86 10 87 11 6 1 6 681 47 3 4 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burningsteamlocomotives. .. ... 1 100 615 822 84 135 866 46 955 754 38 467 519 6 294 824 5 474 895 17 963 64 5 14 650 1711 29 401 5991 25 543 281 E5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 6 614 280 2 t 226 013 63 5 la 218 234 204 160 482 26 379 4411 21 053 313 5-02
~03. Electric locomotives. ..... 2 143 236 2 114 311 1 30 9 16 5 1 365 443 374 802 378 313 459 269S) 37d 555 5-08
5-04.Otherlocomotives.. .. .. .. .1 894 692 149 2481 94 877 12 096 110 798 .18 96 689 017 118 189 5-04
5--05. Total. ....................130 26j8 03 0 107 625 438 48 360 431 39 857 27 6 6 669 626 5 853 208 18 308 64 7 14 829 616 56 929 326 47 085 338 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and 'cabooses (th~ousan~ds) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steamlocomotivetrains. . 762 897 684 608 103 267 358 737 264 280 987 619 60 527 256 53 402 786 131 999 885 99 598 394 211 633 27 9 174 114 46 8 6-01
(M)2. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. .. ... 181 198 313 13 4 173 08 2 3 903 33 195 1 514 659 970 990 179 679 751 133 168 897 &-02
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. 18 676 013 18 599 263 13 7 94 95 2 14 249 411 2 141 620 2 153 602 939 441 2 196 250 6-03
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. 6 7 51 6 21 1 13 7 0 57 5 9 611 3 2 77 91 -1 5 9 31 2 12 7 4 16 5 2 99 6 9 8 97 6 8 62 6-04
6-05. Totalinallfreighttrains. ............ 969 72 631 762 012 669 373 128 730 295 303004 62 668 876 55536568 6 1343573856 100 696800 3995g2 16 910 456 477 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). 43 5 147 74 5 325 178 193 171 693 609 130 141 339 33 912 558 29 783 002 59 825 778 42 653 541 169 716 000 122 600 311 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 2 7 O 46 5 09 2 1 9 14 4 31 1 O 2 68 28 6 8 4 34 7 91 1 12 5 2 66 9 98 6 O9 4 6 14 538 6 6 31 2 2 11 3 8 6 2 1( 8 8 50 0 09 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary. .. .7 6.4 10.9 9.2 11.5 10.2 8.3 6.7 5*9 5.0~ 9-01
9-02. Net ton-miles. ...............7,l86 5,797 12,539 9,s77 23.53o so,6oa 6,55o 4,629 ~ 5,368 ,6 9--02
10. Averages pr train-mile (excluding light trains) :
16--01. Lcmotive-miles (prnexlpal and helper). .91.08 1.19 1.13 1.07 1.06 1.0 10 10 1.0 10--0
10-02. Loaded freight Euiear-ie.............3. 213. 355C 4* 5.6 26.f 258 31.6 0.5 1(M)2
10-03. Empty freight car-miles. 9418.2 21.8 19.9 33.0 32.0 15.6 1.2 17.8 17.2 1(i)8
1(M)4. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose). ..5* 50.3 5. 547. 764.9%1 944. 00
10-05. Grosston-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders).... 2,25 2,11 2 1 55.so ,77? ,766 r1,77 1,625 2.12 1c.95 10-0
1(M-6. Net ton-miles................ 1,01 901 1,1 1,0)6 2,042 2,019 790 68i 0 s) 1-0
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 260 260 255 255 353 352 223 224 271 269 11
12, Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .............31.2 28.1 32*5 29.1 4C6.2 44.,3 3o.o 26.7 28.6 25.3 12
13. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound. .....75.2 73** 82. 9 79*752* 54.o 75.9 73 71.2 71.9 1IMI
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. 50.15391. 6 56* 9.5.5*967 130
13-)3. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and westt. 2.6 63. 61.9 6. 5762876.8 54.9 56.0 564. 13-o3
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles. ....59.7 57.6 66.6 62.2 45*9 45860.7 57*3 59.9 55.2 13-04
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. .................16.1 16.6 14.8 15.1 15.o 14.9 16.6 17.2 17. 180 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'locomotives an~d tenders).... 35r854 3l4.772 36,~33 35,olo 55,692 55,634 29,121 27,732 36,196 35,oso 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .I 17.7 19.9 21.9 25.3 27.6 26.9 15.1 16.6 13.8 15*5 15


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# B~presents an averate of the mpileage reorted at the close of each month within the period*
*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at imtial and final terminals.


US5 GOVERNME 4T PRINTING OFFICE 194:-O-475161


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


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 1); railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1942 AND 1941









UNIV. OF FL LIB. .





U.S. DEPO~LiTORY


SOUTHEF N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1942 1941 1942 1941 1992 1941 91942 19s1 194e 1941
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated ateclose of month.. ...........229 1791 230 608 56 2881 56 455 5 9121 5 9511 37 414 37 8401 129 565 130 362 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor car trains) :
2-01. Ordinary. ................... 56 946 505 48 984 076 19 166 1051 16 467 765 2 154 863 1 960 281 9 604 705 7 854 8101 26 020 832 22 701 220 2-41
PA)2. Light. .............. ..... 678 416 547 564 325 517 265 446 37 607 25 978 96 213 70 215 219 079 185 925 2-42
2--3. Total. .......... 57 624 921 49 531640 19 491 62 16 793211 2192 470 1 986 259 9 700 918 7 925 025 26 239911 22 887 145 2--08
8. Road licomotive-miles:
s-41. Principal. .................. .1 57 603 750 49 496 503 19 503 3141 16 740 570 2 193 104 1 986 898 9 700 814 7 925 524 26 206 518 22 843 511 8-01
3-02.He pr.. ................... 5191 211 3 882 350 2 757 564 2184 910 161514 115 426 6435932 341587 1628 541 1 240 427 8-02
8-48.L .... ..... ..... 3 920 768 3136 270 2 114 259 1 681 744 131 031 99 945 198 875 148 538 1476 603 1206 043 3-48
9-04. T 1 ...... ...... 66 715 729 56 515 123 24 375 137 20 607 224 2 485 649 2 202 269 10 543 281 8 415 649 29 311 662 25 269 981 3.-04
3--05.Total st'eamoonly.. 64 888 051 55 108 283 23 297 901 19 610 917 2385 871 2 102 100 10 402 405 8 395 234 28 801 874 25 000 032 8-05
8--06. Total, electric only. 249 498 1 233 949 968 095 977 590 99 778 100 169 181 625 156 190 8-06
8-07. Total, other................ .. 578 180 172 891 109 141 18 717 140 876 20 415 328 163 133 759 8-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 91297 4 3867 I93 2 079 023 2 131525 230 862 217 251 644 398 603 8151 958 0911 914 702 8--08
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .......... 8 6 7 71 9 7 36 4 89 -6 35 6- 9 6 7 2 4 5 44 8 58 04 7 7 25 5 89 8..09
8-10. Electric locomotive units. ............. 64 791 74 960 48 09 3 61 108 4 122 4 768 12 576 9 084 8-10
3-11. Other locomotives.. 53 418 23 488 32 074 12 443 924 20 420 11 045 8-11
-12. TotaL ... .. .. .. .. . .1 4 898 302! 4 702 230 2 159 190 2 211 432 234 964 222 019 654 994 608 359 1 849 134 1 660 420 81
4. Car-miles (huads):
4-01. Loddeast.. 146 311 929 259 469 9071 373 453 45 386 38 812 153 823 114 821 479195 402 193 4-01
642. Loddwat. ................. 751 486 676 801 222 719 227 855 51 558 52 711 102 057 90 646 375152 305 589 4402
4-08. Loaded total. 897 797 1 606 060 692 626 601 288 94 944 91 523 255 890 205 467 854 347 707 782 4-08
4-04. Empty, east.. ................. 3503576 310 808 89 033 87 045 39 707 41180 50 085 41 895 171 551 140 688 r4-0
4--05. Empty, west ................ 762 998 559 008 339 306 226 804 31 040 26 033 101 336 66 496 291 316 239 675 4-05
4-06.Empty total.. ................. 1113 374 869 816 428 339 313 849 70 747 67 213 151 421 108 391 462 867 380 363 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. 496 687 1 240 067 558 940 460 478 63 093 79 992 203 908 156 716 650 746 542 881 4-07
448. Loaded and empty, west............... 1 514 484 1 235 809 562 025 454 659 82 598 78 744 203 393 157 142 666 468 545 264 4-08
4-09. Loaded and emptytotal.. 011 171 2 475 876 1 120 965 915 13 165 691 158 736 407 301 313 858 1 317 214 1 088 145 4-09
4-10. Caboose, e~astand west. .. ........... 57 706 49 116 19 747 16 926 2264 2 o48 9 646 7 689 26 049 22 453 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (i frig~ht tr"~'~oaina), east and west. 1 4 75 4 9 8 68 2 12 9 2 0 98 4 29 12 4 2 15 6 1 28 9 10 04 O 6 3 57 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders(tosn ):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .......... 13 355 740 11 473 299 6 053 67 3 5 095 712 832 545 735 970 2 268 619 1 869 799 4 200 903 3 771 818 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 5 49 3 27 2 9 42 O 5O 2 7 61 31 6 O 2 14 O 71 3 517 7 25 2 9 25 21 8 5-02
5-08. Electric locomotives. ... ........... 278 615 273 230 168 447 170 511 47 232 47 528 62 936 55 191 5-08
IM)4. Other locomotives. ................ 14 515 9 35 8 34 15 91 9 1 9 6 5. 2 5 5 89 9 2 86 10 3 6 51 2 4 5 83 5-04
5-05. Total..................... 17 326 841 14 724 413 6 238 039 5 270 949 879 777 783 498 2 325 810 1 893 156 7 885 215 6 776 810 5-05
6. Grees ton-miles of ears, contents, and cabooses (thou'sands):
6-01. Total in coal-borning, steam locomotive trains. ......105 248 568 85 542 642 47 ess 921 38 352 528 7 945 649 7 524 199 17 568 440 13 cos 188 32 081 558 26 659 727 6--01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains........ 2 5 13 5 8 0 1 8 8 48 18 9 -8 4 7 2 11 0 69 9 0 28 4 24 924 7 61 1 8 7 49 4 39 3 02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive tramns. ...... 2 5 55 7 57 2 37 5 5 3 1 8 99 6 52 1 7 9 22 2 2 66 4 15 2 70 61 8 3 8 9 690 314 6 90 08
6--4. Total in other locomotive and motor car trainls. ... 1 2 25 8 87 29 1 4 49 16 5 9 8 11 6 5 81 2 38 8 9 5 9 4 61 8 21 01 6 2 25 40 7 6-44
6-05. Total in all freight trains. ...... 134 166 042 107 057 810 49 916 554 40 157 803 8 212 064 7 794 817 17 818 399 13 155 933 58 217 02 5 45 949 25 7 06-0
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .......61 934 328 47 621 576 23 649 220 16 530 068 4 465 735 4 217 303 8 SO9 249 5 840 130 35 610 124 19 034 075 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 3 6 97 187 3 04 8 2 48 1 3 28 6 O8 1 12 7 5 19 14 8 4 O2 13 5 1 56 5 99 32 5 4 74 9 9 1 6 2 8 52 1 3 11 4 74 8
AVERAGES
9.Aves. ofimlqadny da: s)7.1 1.4 9.7 12.1 11.0 8.6 6.9 .6.7 5.8 01l
9-2. Net ton-miles. ,0 6,88) 14,005 10,941 2,179 23,62e .1 5,14j 6,589 4r,867 M2o
10. Avera es per train-mile (excluding light tr'ains) :
1 U 1. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper). .09 1.08 1.14 .910 .610 .410 .5 1-0
10 2:Ladd r crmies .. ... ... 3. 3. 3.13*54.1a 467 66 26. 32.8b 31.10-02
10--08 E mjpty rear-miles. .6 .~ .~ 951. E* 913* 431. 31. 1 6.7 I(MS
1oo4. To~talfr car-miles excludingg cabose).: 52.9 B~o.5 255. 9 1o424 so a.6 'r7.9 1oo4
1(M 5. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). ...2,356 ,8 52493 13,7 ,5 ,7 ,3 2,024 10-05
10-06. Net ton-miles. ,088 972 1,2 ,125 2,072 2,151 85 4 s 38 toes
11. Grose ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 260 261 256 256 t54 356 221 225 269 2811
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. ... .. .. .. 32.6 29.7 4* 30.8 47.0 46.1 32.1 28. 30~.0 26.9 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total frei hcar-miles, eastbound. .. .. .7. 9 1 2248575.47* 6 80
18-02. Percent loaded of total fegt car-miles, westbound. .. 6. 9.6 50o.1 246. 08.7. 0 1-0
11M-0. Percent loaded of total frei ht car-miles (east and weet). 9 61. 5.7 673577e.8 *55 *9 5.0 18-o
18-04. Percent eastbound of total oaded freight car-miles. .* 57.9 67.8 214874. 60.1 ~ 559 56*1 5.6. 1044
14. Av~erae traminlhour: .61. 4710.8 1I.8 14. 7 16.2 16. 16.2 17.; 14-01
14-02. Gross to miles (ex~cluding locomotires an'd tendered. 6 89 35,12 37.572 35,616 55.337 57,673 29.731 27.749 35.918 5, 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hour at way stations of total train-houre.* .1 16*9 19.9 21.2 25.5 26.2 27* 1.3 917 13** 15.4 15

*Excludes switching time of train locomotivsa at Initil and Anasl terminals.


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

IIIII IIIIIUIIIIA111MAIIIIINTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 5548 BUREAU OP TRANapORT BCONOMICS AND S~TATISHIC8


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 1J7 railwPays
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1942 AND 1941


Statemlent No. M.-211 (OS-A
SEPTEMBER IM42


Subject to reviion



















W~ 'I I SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT~ WEFFERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
19421941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1921941


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AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of month.4 ......
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. . . . . .
M2- Light . . . . .
2- S. Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8--01. PrincipaL. . . . . .
8-02. He pr.. . . . . .
ao8. L gh . . . . .
f45. Tota steam only.................
3-06. T t electric oaly. . . . .
8-)7. Total other.. . . . . .
Train-switchinglocomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........
-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
8-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
3-11.Other locomotives.. . . . .
E-12. TotaL . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east.. . . . . .
4-)2. Loaded, west. . . . .
4-08. Loaded, total. . . . . .
4--04. Empty, east. . . . . .
4--05.Empty, west.. . . . . .
4-06. Empty, total.. . . . . .
4-07. Loaded and empty,edast...............
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 trainss, east andl west. ..
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands) :
5--01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives............
5-08. Electric locomotives........... ....
5-4. Otherlocomotives............ ...
60 5. Total. . . . . .
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (th~ousande):
a01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trained. ......
6-4)8. Total in electric locomotive trains........ .
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar traine. ,....
~05. Total in all freight trains........ .....
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .......
8. Train-houre .(including train-s~witching hours at way stations). ..
AVERAGES
9. Ave aes pr mile of road per day:
M70. Trin-miles, ordinary. ............
IM2. Net ton-miles. ................
10. Aver aes pr train-mile (excluding light trains) :
1 U 1. Lcmotive-miles (prmncipal and helper). .......
10-42. Loaded fre gt car-miles...........-
1@08. Emt rih carmiles..............
10-4. T elregtar-miles excludingg caboose). .. .. ...
10--0. Gross ton-miles excludingg locomotives andtenders). ...
1(U6. Net ton-miles......... ........
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locoinotive-mile. ...
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile. .............
18. Car-mile ratios:
13--01. Percent loaded oftotalfreightecar-miles, eastbound. .. ..
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. ....
18-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and weet). ...
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles.....
14. Av~erage pr tam% hur: ... .....
14-01. ~ ~ ~ Tanmls
14-02. Gross ton-miles (exrcluding locomotivres and tenders). ...
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


56 34 3

168 98 6 210
2 740 433
171 726 6435
171 813 024
24 052 417
18 120 342
213 985 783
204 643 498
8 624 608
717 67 7
18 9803580
8 74 2
426 633
183 308
19 599 063
3 994 129
1988e282
5 982 411
816 839
2 869 182
3 686 021
4 810 968
4 857 464
9 668 432
174 107
19 20 0
53 009 427
635
1 477 612
110 796
54 598 470
406 590 185
3 903
15 694 604
758 592
423 047 284
195 342 829
11 596 894


37 907
69 812 159
518 472
70 330 631
70 335 696
2 908 341
15321 638
74 565 675
74 502 590
65685
5060 560
59 050

5 119 610
1031160
774 785
1 805 945
372 552
611 694
984 246
1403 712
1386 479
2790191
67 713
1 2160
16 519 970
174 553
28 249
16 722 772
112 604 582
1061 274
186 877
113 852 733
48 493 671
4 105 121


229 908
486 741 434
5 476 095
492 217 529
491944 663
43 245 27 0
32 493 313
567 683 24 6
552 765 427
11001 950
3 915 869
34 406 784
6 917 587
557 713
352 34 6
42 234430
9 470 40 9
6 369 805
15 840 214
3 088 214
63947 896
9 436 110
12 558 623
12 717 701
25 27632 4
491 438
10 6 6 2 0
113 971 562
30163 607
2 421 851
1039 851
147 596 871


230 796

409 902 220
4 100 085
414 002 305
413 690 456
31 466 38 9
25106 317
470 263 162
458 288 570
10 928 254
1046 338
31734 043
5 900 567
555 843
158 761
38 449214
7598153
5 584 515
13 182 668
2 683 019
4 760 936
7 443 955
10 281 172
10 345 451
20 626 623
409 105
8 6 21 8
95 609 165
24 168 06 3
2 387 541
122 '549 851
693 645 909
153 oal 271
20 974 793
1-428 506
869 070 479
372 799 769
24 962 674


56 505
142 122 127
2 145 784
144 267 911
144 344 093
18 331142
14 091 331
176 766 566
167 822 571
8 821 602
122 393
17 805 29 6
26 672
549 398
86 231
18 467 597
3 150 083
1916 913
5 066 996
796 283
2016 719
2 813 002
3 946 366
3 993632
7 879 998
145 947
19 7 25
43 563 231
14 979
1 535 954
14 061
45 128 225
319 340 147
41 667
16 039 633
39 360
335 460 807
148 671 407
9 562 310


5 928
18 761 321
284 114
19 045 435
19 051 715
1 297 046
1 055 667
21 4044*28
20 512 931
8914*97

2 0753 39
33 015

2 106 352
580 473
449 24 0
829 715
348 529
269 578
618 107
729 002
718 818
1447 820
19 584
1 47 O
7 127 369
422 034
7 549 403
68 472 905
2 408 035 5
70 880 940
318 3578 093
1 273 668


5 949
16 713 158
201 140
16 914 292
16 919 544
989 542
900 523
18 809 609
17 900 566
909 243

1801920
41 609
1845 529
546 252
417 191
763 443
503 206
236 173
559 379
653 564
1508 822
17418

6 210 865
425 841
6 636 706
60 926 985
2 424 220
6 3551205
34 000 505
1 133 765


37 581
85 313 310
84 0 248
86153 558
86 148 106
4 756 653
1 695. 903
92 600 662
92 024 147
576 515
5 811 433
91 628
3012
5 906 073
1 363386
885 541
2 248 927
434 532
896 303
1 330 895
1797 918
1 781 84 4
5 579 762
85 454
14 24 2
20 232 264
265 80 6
136 587
20 634 457
149 368 3125
1 725 ?ae
1 098 202
152192 255
68 035 02 9
5 213 661


130 056
213 680 593
1 611 300
215 291 893
214 931 818
13 139 154
11621 401
239 692 373
235 584 851
1485 845
2621677
7541632
6 817 217
98 067
166 026
14 622 94 2
S732 421
31046 742
6 779 163
1488 314
2 312 833
3 801 14 7
5 220 735
5 359 57 5
10 580 310
212 293
7 1 70 8
33 60s 502
296897 166
522 205
792 668
64 614 541
243 714 8,37
so4 604 512
3 329 131
6 120 714
457 769 194
195 325 783
12 659 473


130 435
181 254 782
1 234 689
182 489 471
182 091 123
9 237 364
8 792 825
200 121 312
198 063043
1197 409
860 860
7066 267
5 814 845
64 836
72 530
13 016 478
3 070 658
2 475 626
5 546 28 4
1 210 978
1896 550
3 107 328
4 281 636
4 371 976
8 653 612
178 027
5 3 39 1
29 315 099
23 978 531
425 746
142 772
53 862 148
200 774 195
151 918 330
2 510 940
1 202 26 9
356 405 734
141 634 386
10 161 478


868
206
21
7
1103
497
30


146 252
334 14 3
431 77 0
977 50 8
889 67 3
081 734
743 696


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3,778

353
46.3

52.2


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55.9


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16.7


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5,01
1.06
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9-2
10-41
10-02
1@08
10-04
10-05
14-06
11
12
18-01
1502
18--08
13-04
14-01
14-02
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32.5




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31.4



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16.0
35.906
17.6


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1.08



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260

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1'2,700
1.14
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21.8
57.2
2,50]
1,155
255
32.7
83.0
44).9
61.9
66.8
14.8
36,479
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19.8
5 .4
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255
29.3


64.3
62.2



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10.3
20,935
1.06
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26.9


6,631
1.06

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797
223
30.3
75.8

60.6
16.5
29,191
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35,o74
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U. S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1942--4-475218


d aspresnts an aver ageo the stisae reported st the close of o enehmth within the parted.
*Excludes switching time o train locomotives at untall and Anarl terminals.


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


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 137 railways
(SWITCHIING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED W~ITH SEPTEMBER.192 AND 1941



















SOUTHEF N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1912 1941 191(2 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942e 1941
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of month.. ...........226 8981 230 5021 56 2501 56 4441 5 9 10 5 947 37 3991 37 7 3 81 19 3391 130 3731 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. ............... 59 987 5601 53 288 9411 20 053 5801 17 878 9501 2 235 273I 2 141 9511 10 12?9 089l 8 653 1661 27 569 6181 24 614 8741 2-01
2-02. Light........ 729 130 577 303 338 781 269 399 38 143 25 5531 102 7901 84 372 249 416 197 9791 2--02
2-03. Total. ............. 60 716 690 53 866 244 20 392 361 18 148 349 2 273 416 2 167 504 10 231 879 8 737 538 27 819 034 24 812 853 2-03
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal. ............ .... 60 698 961 53 829 244) 2O 404 534] 18 156 69 9 2 274 257 2 168 1871 10 231 49 5 8 737 1111 2 7 78 8 67 5 24 767 24 7 3-01
3-02. He ~r.. .... .. .. .1 5 612 928 4 273 502 2 911 956 2 383 194 172 332 130 272 686 587 396 130 1 842 047 1 363 906 3-02
3043.Li ht. 148 953 3 398 431 2 212 35 8 1 822 852 138 457 113 7471 206 116( 165 3871 159 202 2 1 296 4451 43-
3044.T 1 l. ... ... .. .. .. .1 70 460 636 61 501 177 25 528 848 22 362 745 2 585 046 2 412 206 11 124i98 9 298 628 31222 744 27 427 598 344
8-05. Total steam only. ..... 68 526 167 59 979 0261 24 362! 985 ;21 291 756 2 481 338 2 300 6841 10 962 7461 3 275 23 0 30 719 09 8 27 111 356( 3-05
8-06. Total electric only. ......... 1 312 4 5 7 1 321 608 1 018 507 1 049 345 10 3 70 8 111 522 190 242 160 7411 3-06
3-07. Total other. ... .. .. .. .. 622? 212 200 545 147 356 21 644 161 452 23 398 13 404 155 501 3-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burningsteamloeomotives. .. .. .. .. 41933 58 41325261 2165 1411 2 229 611 238 246 238 9241 700 0811 660 9311 1089 8901 1 003 0601 8-08
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........... 9 32 7 02 8 14 6 9 4-4 9 8 8-8 6 5 25 2 44 9 24 O 5 8 O4 4 6 2 0
8-10. Electric locomotive units. .. .. ... .. .1 65 6 05 7 9 0 6 1 47 5 4 1 6 6 39 4 10 2 4 4871 -I -1 13 9 6 2 8 1 841 8-10
3-11. Otherlocomotives. .. .. ... .. .1 52 006 27 8701 30 619 14 10 8 -1 1 3861 -1 20 0011 13 7621 3-11
8-12. Total,. ... .. .. .. .. .. ... .1 5 243 6711 5 054 1511 2 243 3011 2 515 0971 242 3481 243 4111 710 1191 666 1751 2 047 9031 1 829 4681 3-12
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east.. 214 80 3 1025 704 490 201 410 2161 45 74 3 43475 166 377 128 319 512 482 443 694 4-01
4-02. Londed,west.. .. .. .. .. .. .1 819 167 725 080 244 18 5 244 29 7 55 135 58 338 109 132a 99 3841 410 7151 323 0611 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. ................. 2 033 9701 1 750 7841 734 386 654 5131 100 8781 101 813 275 5091 227 703 923 1971 766 7551 4-43
4-04. Empty, east.. 4694 9 335 82 9 89 786 93 16 42634 45 113 50 9901 48 679 162 8391 148 87 7 4-04
4-05. Empty, west. ........ 775 513 620 000 347 633 254 074 31 210 29 821 100 619 72 876 296 05 1 263 e229 4-05
4-06.Empty,total. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .I 1121 76 955 829 437 419 347 234 73 844 74934 151 6091 121 555 458 8901 412 1061 4--06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. 561 052 1 361 5 3 3 579 9871 503 3761 88 3771 88 5881 217 3671 176 9981 675 32 1 592 5 7 1 4-07
4-08. Loadedandempty,west.. .. .. . .I 1594 680 1 345 080 591 818 498 371 86 345 88 159 209 7511 172 260 706 76 586 290~ 4-08
4-09.Loadedandempty,total... .. ... .. .. .1 155 732 2 706 613 1 171 8051 1 001 747( 174 72 2 176 74 7 427118 8 349 2581 1 382 0871 1 178 8611 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. .............. 60 777 53 508 2o 678 18 395 2 351 2 234 10 207 8 499 27 541 24 380 410
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in fEreigh't trains), east andi west. 1 3 91 1 1 2 11 82 0 5 92 5 1 1 25 1 8 921 1 5 71 9 6 5 07 5 681 4-11
5. Grsos ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands) :
~01. Coal-burningsteamlocomotives. .. .. .1 13 999 8121 12 418 014 6 301 55 31 5312 9191 866 6641 804 330 2 401 1721 2 057 518 4 430 42 3 4 023 24 7 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 7 6 4 5 41 3 2 67 3 4 9-2 77 3-- 2 9 90 6 16 2 6 3 7 30 54 8 3 24 8 5 5 01 -02
5--0.Electrielocomotives. .. .. .. .. . 295 701( 292 089p 180 1511 182 3301 49 2851 52.644( -1 66 265( 57 1151 5-03
5-04. Other locomotives. .. ... ... .. . 167 360 45 568 33 255 2 2191 -1 *I 2s 001 10 6991 104 8051 32 650~ 5-04
5-05. Total. .................... 18 22 3 571 16 023 020i 6 514 959 5 720 2411 915 9491 856 974 2 460 31781 2 084 243 8 3132 04 1 7 361 5621 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses thousandsds:
6-01. Total incoal-burning, steamlocomotivetrains. .. .. .I 110 879 198l 92 295 598 50 213 877 41 614 0651 8 385 356) 8 434 937 18 418 35 6 14 428 2221 33 861 6091 27 818 3741 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains... 2 6 94 9 37 2 21 131 370 O 7 25 91 -1 18 3 5101 10 6 4 621 2 6 7 6 5 86 21 21 017 6 4 91 4-02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. ...2 7 O0 7 4 2 5 52 9 4 6 1 9 96 98 0 1 9 28 3 4 6 2 79 39 7 2 98 91 2 42 4 37 1 3 25 6 8 8 M
6-44. Total in other locomotive and motor car trains. ... 1 35 1 070 O 35 9 5 31 2 48 6 49 6 7 5 1 1 -1 2 76 49 4 7 O 4 54 8 25 9 2 7 2 82 2 61 6-04
6-05. Total in all freight trains. .............141 880 3881 116 339 4451 52 459 506 43 556 42?1 8 664 7531 8 733 849 18 878 3601 14 605 1381 61 877 7691 49 444 0 71 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). 61 66 1 8 7 O9 5 1 14 2 O 34 2 4 9 11 3 3 819 8 23 5 5 14 7 24 9 5 14 7 54 4 0 8 8 8 16 17 5 6 4 6 28 B 27 5 66 2 4 52 10 3 7 9 4 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stationss. 3 984 276 3 342 910 1 411 8121 1 228 558 157 671 150 157 640 2771 525 891 1 774 5161 1 438 304 8
AVERAGES
9. Ave~rages_per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary. .5 11.5 10.e 12.2 11.6 8.7 7.4 6.9 6.1 9-01
9-02. Net ton-miles. 10 ,157 14,286 11,329 25,790 25,789 7,604( 5,522 6,875 4,974 9-02
10. Averages pr train-mile (ecluding light trains) :
1401 mtie-ils prnepa ad eler. .. .. 1091.8 .1 1131.08 1.06 1.07 1._05 1.o? 1.05 10-01
1100. Lomoialade fre car-mles .n .. ... 3., 32.9 36.5 Y 6451.5 27.2 26.3 335 1 1-0
10-03. Emptyd fre gt car-miles. ...........1.1. 18* 313. 501. 551. 00
10-04. Total frei~t car-miles (excludingca~boose).: 52.4 50.8 584.07..5 42.2 4o.4 50r.1 47.9 10-04
14-05. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotivesBandtenders). ..2365 2,15261i6 2, ,7 4,078r 1, 864 1,688s 2,2W( 2,009 10-05
10-06. Net ton-miles. ....... ,0 6 1,242 1, ,1 2,220 870 747 1,000 817f 1M6
11. Gross, ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .) 259 261 255 256 351r 355 221 224( 267 268 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. 2.5 2?9. }}.9 0 6. 46.7 }2.0 28.4 29.9 26.e 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, eastbound. 5 58.56 5184917657 .5 5. 7. 13-02180
1302. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. we. .. .4i 53 13. 6. 62520775.15.
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east aund wet....456.6. 35775. 45. 686. 80
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles. ....59.758 66.7 6 7 5*34* 0. 45. 5 30
14. Averages per train-hour:
14--61. Train-miles. 5.2 16.1 14.4 4. 14.4 14.4 16.0 16.6 15.7 17.3 14-01
14--02. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives an~d tenders).... 35,610 J4,802 37,15a 35,453 54,955 58,165 29,465 27,772e 34,d70 34,377 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .1 16.6 19.4 20.6 24.5 e5.5 26.8 14.5 17.o 13**15. 15

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


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISITCS


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U.S. DEPOMTRY


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
OCTOBER 1942


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAMW RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MOMfH OF OCTOBER,19412 AND 1941





















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941


I I I I I I I I I ~-~- --- -I


I I I 1 I I


P*s* *


229 80 9

546 728 9941
62805 225|
552 934 219
552 64 3 62 4
48 858 19 1
36 642 26 1
638 144 08 1
621 29159 4
12 314 407
4 538 081

38 5 99 74 2
7 850 299
623 518
404 35 2
47 477 711
10 685 21 1
7 188 97 2
17 874 18 5
3 4 34 4 6 4
7 123 40 9
10 557 87 3
14 119 67 5
14 312 381
28 432 056
552 215
120 564

12 7 97 1 37 4
3 3 9 24 O G1
2 717 552
1207 211
165 6?0 198
979 025 450
23 3 2 8 51 5
24 132 518
9 328 57 8
1 245 770 061
563 110 123
3 4 7 25 97 1


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. '. .........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor car trains) :
2-01. Ordinary. ...... ..........
2-02. Light. . .. .
2-03. Total. . . . . .
3. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. . . . . .
3-02. H~el er.. ..........
8-04. T 1a. . . . . .
8-05. Total, steam only.................
8-06. Total, electric only................
~07. Total, other.................
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
8-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
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. 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 tin 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, anld 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. ..........
~04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ......
06-0. 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:
9-1. Train-miles, ordinary. ............
9-02. Net ton-miles. ...........
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding high trains):
1(M)1. Locomotive-miles (prmespal and helper).
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles. .............
10-03. Empty freight car-miles. ............
10-4. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose). . ..
10-5. 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 freightcar-miles, eastbound. .
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, westbound......
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-~thiles (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 (extcluding 'locomotives an'd tenders). ...

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


230 767

463 191 161
4 677 388
467 866 54 9
467 519 700
35 739 891
28 504 748
531764 339
518 267 596
12 249 862
S1246 881
35 866 569
6715261
734 904
186 631
43 503 365
8 623 857
6 309 595
14 933 452
3 0 18 8 4
5 380 936
8 399 784
11 642 705
11 690 531
23 333 236
462 613
97 541
10 8 0 27 17 9
2 7 4 35 4 1
2 679 630
230 650
138 372 971

785 941 507
17 4152 6 41
23 527 739
1 788 037
965 409 924
423 941 801
2 8 3 O5 5 6 4


56 332

189 039 790
3079 214
192 119 00 4
192 217 558
26 964 373
20332 700
239 514 631
229 00 64]3
9643115
865 033

21 145 121
8 74 2
474 17 4
213 927
21641 964
4 484 33(
2 232 467
6 716 797
90 6 6 2 5
3 216 815
4 123 44C
5 390 9955
5 449 28 2
10 840 237
194 785
21 316

5 9 310 9 8 0
6 3 8
1 657 763
144 051
61 113 425

456 804 062
3 90 3
17 691 584
1 007 241
475 506 79C
220 254 161
1 3 00 6 70 5


56 500

160 001 077
2415183
162 416 260
162 500 792
20 714 336
15 914183
199 129 311
189114 327
9 870 947
144 037

20 034 907
31 660
615 788
100 339
20 782 694

3 560 299
2 161 210
5 721 509
8 69 4 4 3
2 270 793
3 160 236
4 449 742
4 432 003
8 881 745
164 342
21 784

4 9 0 96 15 0
1 7 7 5 2
1 718 284
16 280
50 846 466

360 954 212
4 8 9 2 6
17 967 979
46 111
379 017 228
168 494 958
1 0 7 9 8 6 8


37 889
78 465 325
602 844
79 068 165
79 072 807
3 304 471
1487025
83 864 303
83 777 82C
86 483

5 72?1 491
64 294

5 785 795
1159 479
874 169
2 033 648
4 21 2 3 1
684 570
1 105 801
1 580 710
1 558 739
3 139 449
76 212
13 731

1 8 5 77 4 8 8
19 0 57 9
38 948
18 807 015

127 032 804
1 16 7 7 3 6
257 331
128 457 871
54 953 952
4 6 31 0 1 2


5 926
!0 996 594
322 257
11 316 851
!11325 972
1 469 378
1194124
13 989 474
12 994 269
995 205

2 311 585
37 115
2 348 700
426 216
504 375
930 591
3 91 16 3
300 788
691 951
817 379
805 163
1 622 542
21 935
1721
7 9 94 0 33
471 319
8 465 352
'6 858 261
2 687 432
'9 545 695
.3 103 04 4
1 4 31 3 39


5950
18 855 103
226 693
19 081 796
19 087 731
1 119 814
1014 270
21 221 815
20 201 050
1020 765

2 040 844
46 096
2 086 940
389 727
475 529
865 256
3 48 3 1 9
265 934
614 313
738 046
741 523
1 479 569
19 652
1 067
70 1 519 5
478 485
7 493 680
69 361 922
2 723 132
72 085 054
38 754 713
1 2 8 9 2 2


37
95 442
943
96 385
96 379
5 443
1902
103 734
102 986
737

6 511
100
4
6 616
1529
994
2 524
4 85
996
1 482
2 015
1 991
4 006
95
16
2 2 6 3 3
2 95

165
23 094
167 786
1 90 9
1 374
171 070
76 851
5 8 5 3


129 986
241 250 211
1 860 716
243 110 927
242 720 493
14 981 201
13 213 423
270 915 117
266 303949g
1 676 087
2 935 081
8 631 522
7 741 27 7
112 029
186 027
16 670 855

4 244 902
3 457 457
7 702 359
1 65 115 4
2 608 884
4 260 038
5 696 056
6 066 341
11 962 397
239 834
81 391

3 8 0 32 9 2 5
3 3 6 27 71 4
588 47 0
897 473
73 146 582
277 576 446
23 1 37 0 37 4
3 753 502
6 946 641
519 646 963
222 901 778
1 4 4 33 9 89


130 428
205 869 656
1432 668
207 302 324
206 858 370
10 601 270
10 089 270
227 548 910
225 174 399
1358150
1016 361

8 069 327
6 619 307
73 020
86 292
14 847 946

3 514 352
2 798 687
6 313 039
1 35 9 8 5 5
2 159 57 9
3 519 434
4 874 207
4 958 266
9 832 473
aca 407
60 959
3 3 3 38 3 4 6
2 7 2 27 8 1
482? 861
1t75 422
61 223 710

228 592 569
17 2 9 35 9)7 9
2 836 628
1 484 595
405 849 771
161 738 180
1 15 99 7 8 2


1
2-01
2-02
2-08
8-01
8-02
3--08
3-04
3-05
3-06
8-07
8-08
~09
8-10
8-11
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
5-08
5-04
5-05
6-01
6-02
6-03
&-04
6-05
7
8


7.8



8,60


32.7
62.0



75.7


35, 874
17.5


9-01
9-02
10-01

10-04
10-05
10-6
11

12-0
13-01
13-02
13-031
13-04
14-01

15


6.6
6,04)



50.4
2,127
915
260
28.4
.1
.0
n.0
57.7
16*5
34, 813
19.9


11.0
12,862
1.14

35*5
2.1.8


255

32.8
83.2
41.0
62.0
66.8
14.8
36, 559
21.7


19.8




255 1


62.2


25,926





46.3
33.0
77*3




62.6

14.9
55, 574
27.2


10.4
21,426
1,06


3,823
2,o55


44.8





14.9
56, 144
26.9


8.4
6,700
1.06
26.5
15.5
42.o
1,792
so5

223
30.4
759
49.9
6.o
6.6

16.5
29, 223
15.o


6.8
4,771

10.04





14.1


27.0 9
73.4


6.1
5,641
1.06


2,154
924
27o

28.9
72.o
57.0
64.4
55.1
16.8
36,oo2
13.7


1.5


1,971
786

269
25.6


64.2
55.7
17.9
3(, 9gg
15.4


#Represents an averge of the mileage reported t the close
*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and inal terminals.


of each sonth within the period*


U GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1942--0-475215


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STAT1ISTCS


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 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TEN MOfffHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER, r192 AND 1941




















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 19 1941 194e 1981


I I I '. 1 I ~ -~--I I ~ -I I I


I I I I I I I I .

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


UN IV. A t ~3
QQCUMEN., DET.

AUG --


1.1.. DEPO99TORY


37 7261
8 347 102
82 205
8 429 307
8 427 857
365 084
157 853
8 950 794
8 929 917
20 877
622 978


629 704
121 079
93 854
214 933
49362
72 951
122 213
170 441
166 705
357 146
8 221
1 2 56

1 975 209
19 824
9 5 9 3
2 004 426
13 762 985
1 22 5 0 7
6 2 2 5 8
13 947 750
6 080 042
501 049


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of month. ..........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordmnary. . . . . .
2-42. Light ......
2-08. Total. . .. . .
3. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. . . . . .
8-02. He r.. . .. . .
0U 4. T 1a. . . . . .
8--5. Total, steam only.. ..............
3-06. Total, electric only. ...............
8-07. Total,other. . . . . .
Train-s~witching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
3-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
3-11.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. 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. Groes ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands) :
5-41. Coal-burning steam locomotives............
5--02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5--08. Electric locomotives. ...............
5--04. Other locomotives. .............--.
5-0 5. Total. . . . . .
6. Grose ton-miles of care, contents, and cabooses (th~ousands) :
6-01. 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 motor car 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. Avera es pr mile of road per day:
IM T ain-miles, ordinary. ............
9-2. Net ton-miles. ..............
10. Ave aes pr train-mile (excluding light trains):
1 M1. Lcmotive-miles (prinexpal and helper). .......
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles..............
10-03. Empty freight car-miles....... ......
1(U4. Total freight ear-miles excludingg caboose). ... ...
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excludmnglocomotives and tenders). ...
10-06. Net ton-miles. .................
11. Groes ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ...
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile. .............
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of totalfre gtcar-miles, eastbound. .. ..
1fU2. Percent loaded of total fegtear-miles, westbound. ..
18-08. Percent loaded of total fegt ear-miles (east and weet). ...
18-04. Percent eastbound of toa oaded freight car-miles. ....
14. Averaes p tan ur:
14-02. Gross ton-miles '(exelidinlg lobmotives an;d t~endere). ..
15. Percent train-switehing hours at way stations of total train-hours. ..


228 768
55 D93 705
663 906
56 602 611
56 567 001
5 224 495
3792158
6 5 603 65 4
63 786 647
1204 653
612 35 4
3 774 981
8 60 99 1
6 1 09 6
48 052
4 745 020
1062 493
744 494
1 806 987
373 011
719 911
1 092 922
1 435 504
1 464 405
2 899 909
56 Too
13 87 3

12 963 417
3 552 959
2 69 86 2
1 65 4 5
16 951 283
100 890 724
2 5 2 30 7 3 8
2 5 49 5 04
1 31 9 7 6
129 983 942
60 464 030
3 710 46 4


230 417
49 402 182
521 566
49 923 748
49 888 652
3 891890
3 112 070
56 892 612
55 442 954
1 230710
218 948
3 723 494
7 33 9 6 2
7 3 5 9 4
27 991
4 559 041
919 999
671176
1 591 175
335 977
578 170
914 147
1255 976
1 249 346
2 505 3322
49 759
8 8 52

11 546 145
2 971 890
2 68 4 9 9
5 3 OO9
14 836 943
84 515 841
1 8 9 59 7 6 1
2 35 a 3 6 3
4 12 6 1 4
106 240 579
46 035 675
3 050 040


56 214
18 626 060
313 261
18 9319 321
18 948 202
2681193
2 033356
23 662 731
22 572 064
939 471
151196
1953 887
4 4 7 4 5
30 125
2 028 757
440 206
213 610
653 816
92 021
331 518
423 539
532 227
545 128
1 077 355
19 270
2 00 6
5 649 116
16 7 2 85
3 4 5 69
6 050 970
45 904 019
1 91 3 2 4 2
2 68 5 2 0
4 8 08 5 781
22 799 440
1 318 711


56 390
16 854 407
258 326
17 112 733
17 119 098
2 187 797
1 696 080
21 002 975
19 993 574
989 011
20 390
2 018 661
S5 6
62 8 8 9
12 635
2 094 041
377 212
223 018
600 230
94 278
249 980
344 258
471 490
472 998
944 488
17 482
1 87 4

5 198 4800
150
17 159
2 O8 7
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08851 5555llllilliill INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPOT SCONOMICS AND STATITICB


Statement lrio. M1.-211 (OS-A)

NOVEMBER 1942


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM: RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 194 ANID 1941



















SOUTHEl N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION ITEM NO.
1942 191 94 1941 1942 194C1 1942 1941 194C2 1941
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of month.# 229 711 230 735 56 323 56 4911 5 924 5 9 4 9 37 54 5 37 87 4 129 91 9 130 4211 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motozva~r trains) :
2-01. Ordinary. ............. 602 667 2399 512 593 343 207 665 450 176 855 4841 23 098 881 2o 825 852 105 235 086 86 812 427 2?66 667 882 828 099 580 2-01
2-02. Light. .......6 t869 131 5 198 954 3 392 475 2 673 5091 "35 234 24 9 08 7 1 039 07 7 685 049 2 082 345 1591l 309 2-02
2-03. Total. .......... 609 536430 517 792297 211 057 925 179 528 9931 23454 115 21 074 939 106274 163 87 497 476 268 750 227 229 690889 9 2-03
3. Road locomotive-miles:
9-01. Principal.. ......... 609 230625 517 408 352 211 165 760 179 619 8901 23 461 8741 21081 4181 106 267 582 87 500 664 a68 335 4091 229 206 3i00 3-01
3-02.He pr.. ................... 54 v2 021 39631781 29654900 22902133 1 613 526 1231 995 6107 733 3669555 16715852 11828098 3-02
3-08. L gt. ................... 40 435 410 31 616 818 22 367 023 17 610 263 1 323 797 1 19 174 2 098 118 1 644 878 14 646 473 11 242 503 8-08
3-04. T 1 ...... ...... .1 703 758 056 588 656 951 263 187 682 220 132 286 26 399 197 23 432 587 114 473 433 92 815 097 299 637 744 252 276 981 I4
3-05. Total, steam only.... 685 088 561 573 710 550 251 588 867 209 107 901 25 306 956 2 2309 06 115 570 632 92 707 737 a94 622 106 249 585 84 8-05
3-06. Total, electric only. ....... 13519060 13 480 57 10582 58 10 859 958 1092241 1 12353201 -I 1644 23 1 497 094 06
8-07. Total, other...... 5 150 435 1 465 829 1 016 22 9 164 4271 -1 902 801 107 360 3 231 4051 1 194 0421 ~7
Train-switching locomotiv'e-mile~s:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ........... 42 374 72?31 39 590 06 3 2 3 099 008 2 2 053 56 8 2 527 921 2 251 399 7 179 84 1 6 344 469 9 567 953 8 940 627 8-08
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 711160 7 449 223 8 74 2 352016) -1 109 760 71 020 5 92 67 8 7 46 187) 09
3-10. Electric locomotive units. ............. 664 414 808 498 518 919 678 1771 41 101 50 203) -1 124 3941 80 118 8-1
3-11. Other locomotives. .. .. .. .. .. .. .1 452 404 214.~622 244 052 112 97 4 -1 5 53 2 20 820 101llo 648 8-11r
812z. Total. ........... 52 2;;2 721 48 062 406 23 87 0 721 2 2 876 7351 2 569 02 2 2 301 6021 7 2 95 1 33 6 415 489 18 487 8451 16 468 580 -1
4. Car-miles thousandsd) :
4-01. Loaded~east.. ... .. .) 11 747 648 9 54(3 856 4 924 536 3 937 5111 466 40 9 430 5739 1 686 848 1 280 558 4 669 85 5 3 895 214) 4-01
4-02. Loaded, west......... 7 933 449 6 980 771 2 446 077 2 384 28 B 555 0631 525 603 1 094 312 968 0233 3 837 997 3~ 102 917 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. ... 19 681 097 16 524 6271 7 370 613 6 321 73 9 1 021 47 2 956 17 6 2 781 160 2 248 581i 8 507 852 6 998 131 4-03
4-04. Empty, east. 807 471 3 354 625 998 646 98 3721I 431 8951 388 5661 535 654 470 593 1841 27 6 1 511 94 5 4-04
4-05. Empty, west.. ............. 7 84 3292 5959 106 548 335 2520 77 3 3321621 2949271 1105 32 8 757 421 2 857 469 2585 985 4-05
446. Empty total.. ................ 11 650 76 95133931 4546 979 3 50 494 764 05 68 493 1 640 988 1 28014 4 698 745 3897 930 4-06
4-07. Loade~dand empty, east.. 15 55019 12 898 481 5 923182 4 9812321 898 5041 819 1391 2 222 508 1 751 151 65311 13 5 07159 447
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. .............15 776 741 1 2939 8771 5 9944*101 4905 001 887 225 820 5301 2 199640 1 725 444 6 695 466 5488 902 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. .............31 331860 25 836558 11 917592 9 826 233 1781552 1 659669 4 422 142 3476 595 15206 597 10 896 061 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. 609 005i 52! 373 214 055 181 824 24 146 2t 697 105 514 84 433 265 290 224 418 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in reigl t trains), east and~ west. .13 4 4 3 1 to 6 3 9 3 2 3 31 81 a3 6 5 8 2 0 3 71 1 17 31 18 2 9 2 1 4 9 871 90 7 841 6 6 57 5) 411
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders thousandsls:
~01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...... ....140 938 046 119 157 Sa4 65 163 3531 54 894 6301 8 80 3 44 7 7 755 976 24 952 185 20 552 697 42 019 063 36 970 021 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .. ...... 37 477 019 30 406 702 635 17 902 331 273 210 403 37 145 111 30 178 397 5-02
5-08. Electric locomotives. .s ............. 2 7414 948 18 1 625 048 1889 443 17 22 527 544 645 9 531 342 5-03
5-04. Otherlocomotives. ................ 1 372 256 283 6591 178 6201 18 367 194 ess 48 541 996 998 216 951 5-04
5-05. Total. ... ... 8 774 737 153 111 814 67 167 656 56 220 542 9 320 674 8 283 320( 25 478 0941 20 811 4411 80 808 3111 67 896 7111 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, anld cabooses (th;ousands) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotivetrains. .. .I 1 079 859 5866 870 4571 3481 502 708 081l 399 454 462 84 573 849 76 849 935 185 494 814 140 795 789 307 128 842 235 3 7 162 60
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ..258 514 543 193 1ta 402 3 903 49 840 2 18 3 675 1 290 243 256 386 965 191 772 919 602
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trained 26682 022 25 880 102 19 604 826 19 740 18 82 953 834 3 005 008 4 123 362 3 186 906 (M)
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. .10 641 554 2 800 652 1 275 761 52 919 1 654 807 319 589 7 710 986 1 828 143 6-04
6-05. Totalinallfreighttrains. .......... .1 375 737 7051 091 50 503523 59 571 419504 809 87 527483 79 854(943 189 33 296 142 405 621 575 284 155450 08 130 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands)..... 629 583 030 469 977 478 24 5 053 607 186 571 481 47 408 18 4 42 928 886 85 310 057 61 033 94 2471 611 202 179 643 117 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 8 437 729 31 as 624( 14 326 71 o1 11 951 207 1 575 7871 1 419 2461 6 4167 315( 5 132 061 16 067 917 1 2 873 110~ 8
AVERAGES --.
9. Averae pr mile of road per day:
9-0 'rain-miles, ordinary. .. ..... 6.7 11.0 9.4i 11.7 21t0.5 .4 6.9 6.1 5.2 9.-0
9-o2. Net ton-miles. ,128 6,098 12,9209,7 2),96( 1,0 6,803 4,625 5,711 4.12( 9-02
.10. Averages pr train-mile~ (excludini: light tr'ains) :
10-01. moowtive-miles (prinexpal and helper). .09 1.08 1.11 1.1) .,07 1.6.0 .04 1.0610 10-01
10-02. Loaded freih car-mile... .... 32.7 32.2 35.5 35.8 w.2 4. 642. 1@3. 40
10-03. Empty freight car-miles. 318.2 21.9 19.8 .13. 5.6 14.1 17.6 171 0oes
10-04. Total frei hcar-miles (excluding caboosee. 52.o 50.4( 57.4) 55. 6 3i~ 78.7 42.o9 1,4o p.@ 4,7.8 14--
10-05. Gross ton-miles excludingg locomotives and tenders). ,285 2,13o 2,521 2,371 3 ,3 ,9 ,6s ,5 ,7 00
10-06. Net ton-miles.................. 1,035 917 1,17o 1,o54 2,052 ~ 2,05 811 703 929 788 14-06
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .( 260 260 255 255 353 353 223 224 270 269 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile. .. ... .. .. .( 3.7 28.4 33.0 29.5 46.1 44.9 30.7 27.1 29.1 25.7 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total freightecar-mileseeastbound.. 75.5 74.o 43.1 so.o 51.9 58.6 .9 71.7 2.o lool
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, westbound. .....5. 394)84. 265. 7. 3* 80
1843. Percent loaded of total freight car-iles (east and wet).. 5 62864061864. 72 86 .@ ~ 5.7 .4 18-02
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ..59.7 57.8 66.8 62.3 45.7 45.o 60.i 56.9 5i4.9 55.7 18-04
14. Aver ges pr train-hour:
147~1. Train-miles. .................. 159 16.5 14. 7 15.0 14r.9 14.8 16.4 17.o 16.7 17.8 14-01
14--02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'locomotives' an'd tendeers). 5,7191 34,815 36,5L7 3514 55.545 56,266 29,275 27,7r8 35,bo3 34 963 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-houre.* .I 17.4 19821.6 25.o 27.o 26.9 14.9 16.7 3. 15.4 15


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) Brpresets an average of the all**s reported at the cose or ach aonna vihts the porlob.
*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and Anal terminals.


U. 5 GOVERHYMENT PRINTING OFFICE 943--0-475216


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTIC


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 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR ELEVEN MONH1S ENDED WIH~ NOVEMBER, 19tt AND) 1941




31C I ? *t 3 'Y

Subject to revision

UNIV. OF FL LIa.


AUG -: __

U1.S. DEPOYITORY


SOUTHEI N DISIFRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTL9 REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION ITEM NO.
1942a 194 192 1941 1912 1911942 194 192 1941i
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of month.. ...........228 45 4 230 4021 SS 120 56 462 5 903Y 5 9431 37 3211 37 65 6 129 110 130O 3 4 1 1
2. Train-miles, (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordmnary. ................... 56 511 819j 49 664 5491 18 772 410 i7 034 012 2 1331 555 1 921 174 10 064 210 8 505 185 25 541 644 22 204 17 2-01
2-02. Light. .................... 783 387 566 413 386 256 257 351 43 716 29 942 118 384 90 788 235 031 188 332 2-02
2-03. Total. .................... 57 295 206 50 230 962 19 158 666 17 291 363 2 177 271 1 951 116 10 182 594 8 595 973( 25 776 6751 22 392; 5101 2-08
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. ... ... .. .. .. .. .1 57 274 9611 SO 190 4441 19 167 622( 17 296 8741 2 177 9011 1 951 6621 10 182 3911 8 593 544 25 747 047 22 348 64 8-01
8-42. He p.. 155 149 3 955054 2 659 855 2 137 91 175 477 120 732 619 196 359053 1680 621 1 337 353 842
248.L gh. ................ 927 968 3 177 094 2088 823 1702 673 134 38 105040 201 479 157 329 1 503 279 1 212 052 I48
8-04. T .... .... .... 66338 078 57 322 598 23916300 21 137463 2487765 2 177434 11003 066 9109 926 28 930 947 24897 769 804
8-05 Total steam only. 4 647 702 55 911 558 22 965 392 20 195 095 2 384 736 2 067 089 10 836 960 9 085 568 28 460 614 24 563 806 &05
8-06. Total electric only. 062904 1165294 807 963 12488 103 02 110 345 151 91 142461 8-06
8-07. Totl other. .................. 627 472 245 740 142 945 29 880 166 1061 24 3581 318 4211 1.91 5021 8-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steamlocomotives. .. .. .. .. .1 3 7 87 37 6 3 7 9 o17 9 2 0 60 9 8 0 2 10 8 8 2 5 2 24 6 2 0 2 23 3 4 662 8 6 8 4 6 35 8 3 8 73 0 9 2 8 s 7 7 5 -08
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .......... 8 8 3 67 7 7 21 7 0 3.1 6 5 6 1 2 9 2 ass 8 7 3 a 7 11 7 6 1 8-0
8-10. Electric locomotive units. ........... 57 8 88 68 8 7 1 41 8 2 6 56 4 O 3 9 2 1 3 9 9 3 1 14 17 8 7 3 8-10
8-11. Other locomotives. ................ 48 604 30 200 SO 413 13170 1 056 17 135 17 030 8-11
8-12. Total. .............. .. 4777 545 4610 53 2133 219 21800561 228 541 227 339 6410 21 643 519 1774 75 3 1559 43 9 8-12
4. Car-miles (huads):
P41. odlaut~. .. .. .. .. .I 1 037 994 88 32911 426 797 369318 42 190 41 660 156 832 116 610 412 175 355 703 641
4-02. Loadd west. ................. 705 025 661 038 202 095 211 920 43 255 40 352 97 016 93 265 362 659 315 501 4-02
4-08. Loaded total. ............ 1 743 019 1 544 329 628 892 581 238 85 445 82 012 253 848 209 875 774 834 671 204 4-08
4-04. Empty, east. 77 73 327490 89814 94 181 34342 3018 51 876 49 745 201 703 150 546 4-44
4-05. Empty, west.. ................ 66 795 551231 294 59 248 172 30 73 28 31 104 99 72730 23 473 202 01 4-05
4-06. Empty total.. ......... ..... 1041 53 878121 384 407 342 5 65 07 61 33 156 86 122 47 435 17 352557 4-06
4-47. Loaded and empty, east............... 1 4 15 7 2 9 1 2 10 7 8 1 5 16 6 11 4 63 4 99 7 6 5 3 7 4 6 7 8 2 O8 7 0 8 16 6 3 55 6 13 87 8 5 06 2 4 9 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. .... 168 020 1 212269 496 68 460 092 7399 68670 202 00 165 99 596 13 517 51 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. ........... 2 7 84 5 49 2 4 2 35 05 1 0 1 2 99 9 23 5 9 1150 5 2 1 4 3 4 8 4 10 71 3 32 35 0 1 2 10 01 1 0 2 7 61 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. ............. 57 4 11 4 9 944 1 9 5 0 17 4 9 7 2 2 5 2 0 1 5 19 98 4 3 125 4 6 O22 0 0 1 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train care (in fereigh't trainls), east and west. ... 10 6 4 1 14 6 4 71 5 9 31 65 613 2 11 9 1 50 2( 8 781 7 4 141 10 7 9 4 -1
5. Groes ton-miles of moad locomotives and tenders (thousand):
5-41. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ......... 13 114 061 11 5 00 015 5 91.3 309 5 228 884 830 04C 713 717 2 377 992 a 008 654 3 992 72c 3 548 760 01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 5 69 8 2 0 3 0 96 5 0 6*13 1 *9 97 0 25 20 0 5 29 8 5 C 07 1 17 5 -02
5-08. Electric locomotives. ............... 243 282 257 772 140 611 154 600 47 491 53 491 -* 55 18 49 681 5-08
5--04. Otherlocomotives. ............ 173336 60 53 32 488 3596 29 68 11193 111166 45 748 5-04
5-45. TotaL................... 17 100 499 14 914 830 6 086 408 5 387 211 877 533 767 2081 2 447 6441 2 045 0471 7 688 9161 6 715 3641 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (th~ousands) :
~01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. 9 6 7 42 2 9 81 14 a 4 8 543 8 34 0 5 8 7 7 O1 0 3 77 1 41 6 2 6 5 75 1 6 1 7 5 0 80 91 3 5 O7 8 7 428 2 57 8 2 3 35 8 4 1 1 6
6-02. Total in oil-burming, steam locomotive tramns. ...... 25 5 O 5 8 7 1 9 2 31 3 5 8.5 8 1- 2 90 55 3 14 5 5 2 4 74 O 0 5 419 08 2 20 8 -02
6-08. Totalminelectric locomotive trains. 2 044 908 2130 43 1432 955 1522 44 267 406 308 213 344 54 299774 6-08
6-44. Totalin other locomotive and motoreartirains ... 1 319 206 4531 118 230 898 14 134 283 404 69 610 804 904 369 374 6-04
6-05. Totalminall freight trains. 125 136 993 102 957 391 45 497 911 39 238 197 7 409 03C 6 88 3 374 18 08 2 746 13 726 053 54 147 306 43 109 767 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thous~andes). ,. 58 356 127 44 251 729 21 724 865 17 336 075 4 028 471 3 680 234 8 404 351 5 907 569 24 198 440 17 327 847 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 3 827 731 3 087 128 1 392 062 1 159 708 152 764( 13 3 0151 642 2631 514 0961 1 640 64 2 1 280 3091 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of moad per day:
>-ol. 'frain-miles, ordinary. .0 7.0 10.8 9.7 11.7 10.4 8.] 7.3 6.4 5*~5 M'
9-02. Net ton-miles. ,240 6,196 12,488 9,905 22,014 19,976 71269 5,o61 6,ob6 4,ss 02
10. Averages per train-mile~ (exludini'g h ht train~s) :
10-01. Locomotive-miles (prinex land helper). ...... 1.09 1.8 .4 .1 .0 1C.06 15.0 21C.04 1010 1(M1-01
1M2t. Loaded f e agt lr-iles......... 09. 33*5 34x4. 4. 52 473.2 10--
10--03. Em t rin car-miles..............1 4 70. 20.1 *3*91.6 144 ,44
10-04. Tot~~ri~ car-miles (excluding caboose).: . ..9.3 85. 51C*2 *6% 74*6 **3*
1(M5. Gross ton-miles (excludinglocomotives andtenders). .... 2,214 2,073 2,424 2,3ok3 733. 1.797 11 2120 1,~ lus
10--06. Net ton-miles. ,033 9 ,5 ,1 ,8 ,1 3 695 94)7 10o zg
11. Grose ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .I 25 260 255 255 353 352 reas 265i afo 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile. ............. 33.5 28.7 34. 2.8 47.1 044. 33.1 28.1 J1.2 25*8 12
18. Car-mile ratice:
18-41. Percent loaded of total rihcar-miles, eastbound. .. 2.6 79*7 55*1 55875*17. 6* o* 5
18--2. Percent loaded of total rihcar-miles, westbound. ...* 54. 61* S*** .2 60.861. 18-02
18-03. Percent loaded oftotal ee~har-miles (east and wes).. ..6. 7 62 .1 62.9.85* 16.06. 188
1g-04. Percent eastbound of total loddfreight car-miles. 59.6 .2. GT#6*5* o.6 61.8 5 .6 53*2 53.o 18-04
14. Averae per train-hour: 5 ea I,0 71 2t 2 9 3Zo 361 42
1 -1. Train-miles.. 501. )814.9 14*3 14.7 1 916.7 15 1 *5 14_g
14-02. Gross ton-miles '(excludinlg loomotivresan'd t~ender).' 2,692 3513.@3335 4,0 ,72 526993 3 7 142
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total trarin-houre.' .1 15*8 19*3 19*7 24**) 24*8 26*3 12.9 16.7 12.9 11*7 15

*Exeludes switching time ottrain locomotives at initial and Ana terminals.


UNIVERSITY OF FL ORIDA

IIIAIIIIUIIIYYIYllllilliiI INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT BCODNOMICS AND 8ITATI8ECB


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

DECEMBER 1942


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

FOR THE MOffrH OF DECEMBER, IS AND 19@



















SOUTHERN DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESIFERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1912 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941


.I I I I I I I i I I


I I I I I I r I I


Pag. a


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose ofmonth.gk...........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motowcar trainrs):
2-01. Ordinary. . . . . .
2-02. Light. . . . . .
2-08. Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. . . . . .
8-02. He pr.. . . . . .
8-0 L gh .
8-05. Tota steam only.. . . . .
8-06. Tota electric only. . . . .
8-07. Total other.. . . . .
Train-swithn locomotive-miles:
8--8. Co 'brnn steam locomotives. ...........
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
8-10. Electric locomotive units. . . . .
8-11. 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, weet.. . . . . .
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 weet. . . . .
4-11. Paeaenger-train eare (in freigh~ttrainls),eastandwet ..
5. Grose ton-miles of moad locomotives and tender (thousands) :
5--01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-08. Electric locomotives. . . . .
5-04. Otherlocomotives. . . . .
5-45. TotaL . . . . .
6. Grees ton-miles of care, contents, anld cab~(toosess (tosns:
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
&-2. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6--08. Total in electric locomotive trains. ..........
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motozzar trains. ......
6-05. Total in all freight trains. . . . .
7. Net ton-miles, avenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .......
8. Train-houre (including train-switching hours at way stations). ..
AVERAGES
a. Avergsprml of rodprday:.........
g-2. Nt ton-mil~ee. odnr. .. ............
10. Av Net tran-mile (xldnlihtan)
1071.~'~ mot"~'ivemie(principal and helper). .......
10-02. Loaded higt casmiles..............
10-08. Emt freih car-miles......... ....
10-04. Tt feg car-miles (excluding eaboose). ...
10--05.Gcross ton-miles excludingg locomotives and tenders). ...
10--06. Net ton-miles. . . . . .
11. Grees ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ...
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile. .............
18. Car-mile ratios:
11M)1. Percent loaded oftotalfreightear-miles, eastbound. ..
18-02. Percent loaded of total fre gt car-miles, westbound. .. .
18-08. Percent loaded of total fegt car-miles (east and west). ..
18-04. Percent eastbound of toa oaded freight car-miles. ....
14. Averae metramin- ur:. .. . . .
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding ~locomotives and tenderss. ..
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


37 527
115 299 296
1157 461
116 456 757
116 449 973
6 729 917
2 296 60 9
125 476 499
124 407 592
1 068 907
7 808 525
12 1 0 5 2
6 588
7 936 165
1843 660
1191328
3 035 008
587 530
1 2103521
1797 851
2 431 210
2 401 64 9
4 832859
115 714
19 794
27 330 177
371 24 3

224 320
27 925 740

203 003 623
2 474 208
1 938 211
207 416 042
93 714 386
7 10 9 57 8


37 857
95 317 612
775 837
96 0931 449
96 094 208
4 028 608
1802 207
101925 023
101793 305
131718
6 979 702
7 9 3 O6

7 059 008
1397 166
1 061 286
2 458 456
520 338
830 151
1350 489
1917 506
1 891 49
3 808 945
92 864
16 864
22 561 351
335 603
59 534
22 856 486
154 350 663
1 438 812

589 199
156 131 674
66 941 563
5 6 46 15 1


129 84 9

.292 20 9526
2 317 37 6
294 526 902
294 082 456
18 396 483
16 149 752
328 628 691
323 082 720
1 996 14 5
3 549 826
10 441 04 5
9 4 65 O G 3
13 6 53 5
219 955
20 262 598
5 082 029
4 200 655
9 282 684
2 042 977
3 090 94 0
5 133 917
7125 006
7 291 595
14 416 601
290 752
98 198

46 011 783
40 674 961
700 315
1 110 164
88 497 227
335 380 64 3
281 067 015
4 467 909
8 515 890
629 431 461
272 011 763
17 70 8 55 5


130 415
250 503758
1779 641
252 083 399
251 554 744
13 165 451
12 454 555
277174 750
274 149 651
1639 555
1385544
9763 402
8 O 57 94 8
8 7 99 1
118 678
18 028 019
4 250 917
3 418 418
7 669 335
1662 491
2 587 996
4 250 487
5 913 408
6 006 414
11919 822
246 419
77 369
40 518 781
33 24957 2
581 023
262 699
74 6ia 073
276 715 57 3
210 855 127
3 426 68C
a 197 511
493 194 897
196 970 964
1 415 3 4 1


229 603

659179 518
7 652 518
666 833 036
666 505 586
59 230 158
44 360 390
770 096 134
749 736 26 3
14 561964
5 777 907
46 162 099
9 5 94 8 57
7 42 30 2
501 00 8
57 000 266
12 785 821
8 638 473
21 424 294
4 185 204
8 5071085
12 692 289
16 971025
17 145 558
34 116 583
666 419
145 07 9
154 058 109
41016 839
3 230 696
1545 592
199 875 236
1 176 641 879
283 545 130
28 726 930
11 960 760
1 500 874 699
681 941 279
4 2 2 65 6 6 0


230 709
562 257 892
5 765 367
568 023 25 9
567 598 796
43 586 835
34 793 912
645 979 543
629 622 108
14 645 666
1711569
43 380 242
8 17O 9 2 6
87 6 7 69
244 822
52 672 759
10 427 147
7641809
18 068 956
3 682 315
6 510 37
10192 652
14109 462
14 152 146
28 261 608
562 516
121 042
131 07 3 3 9
33 503 208
3 205 901
344 196
168 126 644
951 599 831
212 343 760
28 010 534
2 653 769
1 194 607 894
514 229 207
3 4 4 42 7 5 2


56 305
226 438260
31778 731
230 216 991
230 333 382
32 314 755
24 455 84 5
287 103 982
274 554 259
11 390 54 9
1159174
25 159 988
8 7 4 2
56 O 74 5
274 465
26 00 3 94 0
S5351 513
2 648 17 2
7 999 685
1088 460
3 842 926
4 931386
6 439973
6 491 098
12 931071
233 557
24 918
71 076 662
635
1 965 6599
211108
75'254 064
546 542 140
3 903
21 037 781
1 506 659
569 090 483
264 778 47 2
1 5 7 18 97 2


56 488
193 889 496
2 930 860
196 820 356
196 916 764
25 040 04 1
19512 93 3
241269 74 1
889 502 996
11772 446
194 307
24 162 393
3 3 67 2
7 34 58 2
126 144
25 056 791
4 506 829
2 596 148
6 902 97 7
1077 902
2768 945
3 846 847
5 384 731
5 365 093
10 749824
199 381
25 515
59 523 514
18 033
2 044 043
21 963
61 607 553
437 155 499
49 821
21 270 633
67 053
458 543 006
203 707 560
1 3 0 90 9 15


5 922
25 232436
398 95O
25 631 386
25 639 775
1 789 003
1458184
28 686 962
27 691 692
1195 270

2 752 541
4 5 0 2
2 797 563
508 599
5963918
1 106 917
466 237
362 898
82?9135
974 836
961 216
1936 05
2 189
9 633 487
564 718
10 198 205
91 715 47 3
3 221 24 0
94 936 713
51 436 655
1 7 28 5 5 1


5 949
22 747 026
279 029
23 026 055
23 033 080
1 352 727
12?4 214
25 610 021
24 376 156
1 233 96 5

2 474 745
5 4 1 6
2 528 941
472 233
565 955
1 038 180
421 584
323 245
744 829
893 817
869 200
1783 017
23 712
1 292
8 469 693
580 835
9 050 528
83 425 096
3 313 221
86 738 317
46 609 120
1 5 52 26 1


*4

1.06


1,799

223





60.7
16.4
29,174
14.7


6.9
4,845
1.04
25.8
14.2

702
221

27.2


56*8 s

16.o
27, 53
16.7


6.2
5,739
1.06


2,1
931 s
269





54.7
16.6
35, gW


6. d

32.2
181.1

2,125
915
26o

28.5


~3.9
57.7
16.5
34,684


9.4
9,880



55**
2,365
1,0)51
255
29.5
so.o
48.4
64.2
62.4
15.o
35,oas
25*o


11. j






76.7



52*2
62.8
57.2
(5*9
14.s
54,923
26.8


to*5
21,65
1.06



353
tck.9



I.2

55.879
27.o


4. 38
1.0
i30
7.0
47.6


269
25*7


*9

17 6
34, 4
15*3


94)1
M02
10-01
10-02
10-08
to-04
10--05
10--6
11
12
18-01
13-02
1i3-0
1304
14-01
14-02
15


.9

1.09

32*5

1,o35
260



75*3

59-7
15.8
35,510
17.2


11.0
12,884





13.1



21.8


# Represents an arag of the milas rport*A st the close of each onath within the portoa*
*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.


U 5 GOVERNMHENT PRINTING OFFICE 1943--0-475216


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


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


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STFAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train staitiatics representing 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WrfH DECEMBER,1981 AND 1941