Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1943

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Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1943
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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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1943
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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.
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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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S ~FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAMI RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
AL)() *Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 137 railwrays
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
U.S. DEPObtTORY
FOR THE OMONH OF JANUARY, 1943 ANYD 1912

SOUTHEF N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONT4S REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION ITEM NO.
194J 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 19431 192 94 1912
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated ateclose atmonth.. ....* 228 5521 230 240 56 02 9 56 384 5 905 5 943 37 320 317 6481 129 098 130 2651 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2--01. Ordinary. *******- 57 084 629 51 342 058 19 447 067 17 540 394 2 172 483 2 020 849 10 384 578 8 957 286 25 080 501 22 823 529 2-01
2-02. Li ht. ..****-******* 781 139 587 795 368 596 277 178 37 850 26 991 131 631 100 771 243 062 182 855 2-02
3. Ro ooTmo v-mles: ***** 57 865 7681 51 9.29 8531 19 815 66 3 17 817 572 2 210 9333 2 047 8401 10 516 209 9 058 057 25 323 56 3 23 006 3841 2-03
3-01. Principal. ....***** 57 852 287 51 898 377 19 828 471 17 826 052 2 211 003 2 048 505 10 516 69 3 9 055 637 25 296 120 22 968 183 3-01
3-42. He r.. 299 841 4 251 128 2 704907 2262 078 179 463 143 710 694 411 399 820 1721060 1 445 520 342
fUS.L igt. 000 389 5311 475 2165 458 1772 044 146 559 113 587 213 541 176 011 1474 83 1 249 83 3--03
3-44. T al. ...**** ****** 67 152 517 59 460980 2 4698 836 21 860 174 2537 02 5 2 305 802 11 424 645 9 631 468 28 492 011 25 663 536 344
3-05. Total, steam only* 65 425 216 58 011 597 23 716 571 20 894 067 2 420 665 2 194 274 11 270 214 9 610 024 28 017 766 25 313 232 E-05
3-06. Total, electric only. 126 77 1 176 35 861 644 911151 116 360 111 528 148 774 153 677 E-06
8-07. Total, other. ........* 600 52 3 27 3 02 7 120 621I 54 95 61 154 431 21 4441 325 4711 196 62 71 -07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ....**** 3 754 709 3 875 305 2 079 335 2 168 632 224 587 232 174 628 451 632 138 822 336 842 361 308
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .........* 7 9 4 7 9 1 710 6 5 7 6 9 8 13 8 2 4 10 5 3 7 8 9 67 6 98 4 2 3-09
3-10. Electric locomotive umits. ........ .... 54 570 66 272 39 488 53 004 4 618 3 670 10 464 9 598 1
3-11. Other locomotives. ..........* 49 258 27 466 30 919 13 288 666 -17 673 14 17 3--11
4Ca le Th uand) *-..... 4 6531 328 4 679 700 2 149 7421 2 236 6221 229 2051 235 8441 64 3 94 1 642 670 1 631 44 0 1 564 5641 3-12
4-01. Loaded, east.. ............*** 1036870 927 20 440060 376 95 46505 44540 166 060 130894 384 245 375 051 4-41
4-02. Loaded,west.. ................. 708 758 687 205 2o8 567 225 368 44 611 41 924 101 975 98 014 353 605 321 899 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. .....** *- 1745 628 1614 40 648627 602 32 91116 86 264 268 035 228 868 737850 696 950 4-03
4-04. Empty, east. ..********** 369 755 322 507 93 764 87 654 32 767 31 653 49 614 47 974 193 610 155 822 4-04
4-05. Empty, west.. ......... .* 674 68 546011 313750 236 497 32971 3116 107 275 73 422 220 692 204 925 4-05
4-06. Empty total.. ........******** 1044 44 868 51 407 514 32415 65 73 68820 156 88 121396 414302 360151 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. .......* *** 1 406 625 1 249 709 533 824 464 611 79 272 75 995 215 67 4 178 828 577 855 S30 277 4--07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west............... 1 383446 1233 216 522317 461 865 77 582 73 091 209 250 171 434 574 297 526 824 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty ,total. .......* 2 790 071 2 482 925 1 056 141 926 476 156 854 149 084 424 924 350 264 1 152 152 1 057 101 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. .:58 06 51 830 20 174 18 095 2 286 2 105 10 506 8 918 25 118 23 712 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in frex ~t thais), east and west .. 1 2 24 710 6 o 1 8 4 11 e 9 5 1 513 2 15 81 3 2 97 9 3 3 7 2 4 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
&-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ........... 13 396 737 11 961 265 6 131 087 5 394 583 847 998 761 279 2 485 936 2 119 069 3 931 716 3 686 534 5-01
5-02. Oil-burnmng steam locomotives. 490 172 3 140 374 129 42 653 27 480 3 447 519 3 112 76 5-02
60 E ectrec lcmotives. ....... .. .* 257 606 260 473 150 229 152 676 54 305 53 480 53 072 54 31 5--08
5-5Toa ovs. .... ... ... 170 751 69 913 25199 7975 29 249 81 160 21 4
--5 Toa. .............* 17 315 2661 15 432025 6306 51 5 555 3631 902 5031 814 7591 2 557 838 2 156370 7 548 6101 6 905 5331 655
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses thousandsd) :
6-01. Total ha coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .. 98 265 120 83 717 804 45 586 928 38 294 961 7 510 266 6 884 608 18 396 281 14 495 183 26 771 645 24 043 052 601
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ....... 24 269 927 20 149 468 -0 0 45 172 911 23 969 582 19 975 951 6-02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive tramns. ......... 21737 4002 15113 18569 316 12 8 308 316 330 296 346 1171 08
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motor car trains. .... 2 26 7183 52 4 0 5 8 19 024 91 3 98 9 34 65585 00 42O50 60
6-05. Total in all freight trains. ..125 929 967 106 531 412 47 298 490 39 821 159 7 826 394 7 192 924 18 971 760 14 731 679 51 833 323 44 785 60 ~05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandn le). ...* 5 8 9 28 8 8 3 46 6 46 9 9 62 8 5 2 8 O 17 8 38 8 21 4 2 96 22 6 8 53 ~3 2 8 8 88 4 34 6 5 O5 3 3 2 23 2 41 4 2 1 8 4 49 511 7
8. Tramn-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 3 8 19 9 3 7 3 2 35 8 1 4 1 4 3 7 2 3 1 2 10 2 5 C 1 52 15 0 13 9 8 631 6 5 6 8 5 45 2 41 1 5 86 38 2 1 3 40 4 7 7 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-01. 'Train-miles, ordinary. .1 7.2 1120.0 11.9 11.0 l9.0 ~ 7.57s 6.3 5.7k %1
9-2. Net ton-miles. ,325 6,536 12,956 10,206 23,47o 20,916 7,8 ,54Ba? ,6 2
10. Averages pr train-mile (excludling h~ght trains) :
101. omotive-miles(prinexpal and helper). .. .. 1.08 1.1411 .81.710 .41.710 00
10--02. Loaded freixht car-miles. .B: .....3* 53* 83 41.9 272.2 2.43. 1 2

10-05. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders).. ,02,075 25432 2 710. 3,603 3,559 1,21,42o619 0s
10-06. Net ton-miles. ............ ....1,032! 909 1.157 1,o17 1,978 1,907 85a 7292 8 0-0
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 258 26o 255 254 356 353 224 224( 265 269 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .............33.8 28.9 3'r.7 29.6 47.2 44.7 33.2 28.1 31.5 26.5 12
13. Car-mile ratios:5
1M1. Pelrent loaded oftotarlfreight cr-miles, eastbounrd. .. ... 7.7 74.2 82.4 81.1 51*7 58.Z 7.o 73.2 66.Cb< 18-01
103-0. Percent loaded of total freightecar-milesweastbound. we. .. .2 .7b 9. k 57*5 57 .7 75.2 6 .8 13-021-0
18-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, (est aundwet. 2.62 .0 1. 6 0 87 76. 6r .o' 10
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ....9*5. 67.8 6 .6 51.o 51. 62.o 5 3n 52.1 .8 13-04
14. Averages per train-hour:5
14-01. Train-miles. .................. 15.1 16.0 1.1.714.5 14.6 16.2 16.6 16.o 1 .2 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives an~d tenders). 2,967 32,923 33o5 3,903 51,439 51,428 29,157 27,a19 32,674 33, 10 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-houre.* .I 15.8 18.6 19.4 23.8 25.o 27.9 13.o 15.6 12.7 14.2 15


Subject to revision


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*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and Ainal tria


U. S GOV RNMYENT PR INTING OFFICE 1943--0-475216


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IN TERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISITCS


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

JANUARY 1943



















SOUTHEI N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT~ WESTERN DISTRICT
I'IEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
19431942 1943 1942 1943 1942 194) 1942 194) 194
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month.. ... ... s 2;26 1:30 1961 55 9891 56 3701 5 905~ 5 943( 37 29 8 37 6451 129 03 4 130 2381 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar tarasin:
2-01. Ordinary.. ................ 53 533422 47 520 817 18144106 16 584288 2 052 570 1801511 9589 42 8 300 427 23 747 317 20 834 5911 2-01
2402. Ligt. .. ................. 712 678 510 085 351 228 253 670 31715 26 668 107 642 84 917 222 093 144 836 242
2-08. Total. .................... 54 246 1001 48 030 9021 18 495 3341 16 837 9581 2 084 28 5 1 828 1731 9 697 071 8 385 344 2 3 969 410 20 979 427 2-03
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. ................... 54 231 862 48 003 723 18 507 1501 1 848 343 2 085 022 1 828 676 n 697 324 8 584 5881 23 942 366 20 942 1161 8-01
8-02. He pr.. .. .. 4 958684 3 974440 2582 808 2201 72 178 45 114 49 588 549 65 06 1 6067 3 1 293 151 -02
&O48.L gh... ............. 771 444 3 051 406 2041 4731 1 676 378 138022 98 003 199189 157 070 1 39 2760 1 119 955 ~08
8-44. T 1 ...... ...... 62 961 990 55 029 569 23131 431 20726 443 2401 49 82 041 177 10 485 062 8 906 727 26 943 999 23 355 222 044
E-05. Total, steam only. .............. 61 356 268 53 701 860 822 41 748 19 874 985 2 291 564 1 946 007 10 338 441 8 885 419 26 484 715 22 995 449 8-05
3-06. Total, electric only. .. 035 526 1051 55 774 75 800968 110134 95 170 150 64 155 420 !M6
8-07. Total, other. .. .. ... .. .. .. .1 570 1961 276 151 114 931 50 490 146 621 21 308 308 644 204 353 3-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 5 79 4 64 3 5 56 1 55 1 9 88 11 4 2 1 8 7 3 O 217 5 6 3 2 13 4 0 5 6 01 2 8 4 5 8 1 2 91 7 72 5 0 7 43 8 9 1 3-08
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ..... ?4 5 5 67 6 57 4 8 8-1 4 5 8* 15 3 7 29 9 7 8 7 32 4 95 6 46 O 5 3-09
8-10. Electrkclecomotive units. ............ 45 16 59895 31346 46 806 4559 332g 63 9 76 3-10
8-11.Otherlocomotives.. .. .. .. .. .. .. 47 24 2 27 342 3020 12 799 576 16 464 14 543 8-11
8-12. Total. .. ... ... .. .. .. 4 417 44 1 4, 300 8801 2 049 66 2 2 079 7931 222 122a 216 72 7 614 93 2 590 107 1 850 725 1 414 253 3-12
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east.. .o .............. 0569 8 881 543 425 8321 368 25 4 357 38 62 158305 124 544 377987 350 1151 4-01
4-02. Loaded, west. ................. 711 212 633 181 204 789 204 235 43 62 9 37 521 98 445 92 241 364 349 299 184 4-02
4-08. Loaded,total. ................. 1716910 1 514 72 630 68 572 49 87 20 76 14 256750 216 78 742 336 649 299 4-08
4-04. Empty, east. .. ... ........ 331614 286 483 80121 77 566 31453 27176 41 750 42 406 178 290 139 335 4-04
405. Empty, west.. ...... 611301 540191 287 046 236 933 31170 27 870 97 613 73 679 195 472 201 70 4-05
4-06. Empty total.. ....... 942 915 826 674 367 16 314 499 62 623 55 046 1393963 116 085 373762 341044 4-06
4-47. Loa~deand empty, ~east ... 137312 1 168 026 505 953 445 824 75 027 65 802 200 055 166 950 556 277 489 450 4-7
408. Loaded and empty, west.. 322 513 1 173572 491 835 441 168 74 799 65 391 196 058 165 92 559821 500 893 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. ............. 2 659 625 2 341 398 997 7881 886 992 149 826 131 193 96 113 332 870 1 116 0981 990 343 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and weet. .... ... ... 5 4 4 98 4 7 9 2 4 16 80 7 O 9 6 2 15 7 8 7 4 7 2 a 2 9 0 25 30 8 20 6 6 4 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west. ... 10 0 3 9 9 8 4 11 5 5 91 7 9 1 lt 1 3 31 5 96 1 3 9 26 7 o3 6 5 a 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders thousandse):
5-01. Coal-burningesteam locomotives. ...... 12 538 276 11 04o 451 5 723 060 5 112 099 803 4ao 674 893 2 se7 932 1 962 925 3 723 O6 4 3 290 534( 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .. ... .. .1 3 3 23 6 O2 2 9 26 1 6 7-10 39 01 2 6 3 66 3 28 4 5 88 2 8 99 6 9 3 5-02
5-03. Electric locomotives. ............. 239 155 232 604 135 243 133168 51 153 44 912. 52 759 54 524 5-08
5-04.Otherlocomotives.. .. .. .. .. ... 162 53 73 01 24 75 7 981 2718 9 775 110 58 55 856 -04
5-05. Total. .... .. .. .. .. .... .I 16 263 56 4 14 272 2341 5 883 86 0 5 25;2 756) 854 573( 719 805 2 354 132 1 999 066j 7 170 999 6 300 607 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of ears, contents, and cabooses (thousands):
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .. 95 0 55 14 5 7 8 7 35 3 4 64 3 8 7 517 3 6 87 9 7 2 77 2 52 8 3 56 0 4 2 52 1 7 3 6 1 3 6 91 3 7 32 4 4 2 26 6 5 4 24~ 22 07 5 9 2 7 60
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive traine....... 23 615 135 19 279 978 606 290 389 167 287 23 324 746 19 112 085 6-2
6-081.Total in electric locomotive trains. 977 664 1923 439 1337*29 1319 03 296 23 255 705 343997 348 69 6-08
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motor car trains. .. ... 1 270 62 1 5 49 8 6 1 17 6 O 4 37 4 1 8* 2 6 4 8 6 3 6 5 7 5 3 8 29 91 0 4 46 6 9 6-04
6-05. Total in all freight trains. ... .........121 918 765 100 438 626 4 5 388 99 4 38 236 788 7 549 073 6 302 957 17 916 621 13 965 4821 51 064 077 41 983 399 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). ....... 58 tol 782 44 105 459 21 949 961 17 280 176 4 18 2 959 3 376 965 8 555 755 6 139 799 23 413 107 17 308 519 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 3 6 13 80 8 2 9 92 17 1 35 4 17 2 1 1 51 6 1 4 14 6 8 8 4 12 3 6 79 6 O4 9 4 7 5 O2 8 O 1 5 O7 8O 1 2 1 4 O 7 6 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary. .4 7.4 116 0 12.4 10.8 9.2 7.9 6.6 5.7M 9-01
9-02. Net ton-miles. ........ ........9,092 68314,001 10,948 25,299 20,294 8,192 5.825 6,480eo4 9-02
10. Averages pr trainI~-mile (excluding light tr'aine):I
10-01. Lomotive-miles (prnexpal and helper). .1. 0 .0 .1 1.01.0 1.06 1.06 1.41.07 1.06 10-01
10-02. Loaded fre gt car-miles. 2.1 31.9 348 4K. 4. 42.3 26.8 26.1 133. 00
10-08. Empty freih car-miles. ......176 17420.2 19.0 30.5 304 4 5 14.0 15.7 6. 10ol-08
10-04. Total frei ht car-miles (excluding caboose). ~. .... 49.7 49.3 .o557. 841, 0. 7.o 475 10-04
10-05.GCrose ton-miles (exeludmnglocomotivee and tenders).... 2,277 2.115 22 2,6,678,9 1 ,88a 1,68 2 1 50 2,ol5 10-o
10-06. Net tortmiles. ............... .1059 1, o 2 3 1 5 892 74o 96 a31 10-06
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per loeomotive-mile. .I 258 259 254 253 356 353 225 224 266 27o 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. ... .. .. .. .I ~ 3.8 29.1 )4.8 30.2 48.0 44.3 33.3 28.3 31526.7 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Perce~ntloaded oftotal rgt ar-miles, eastbound. . 75.2 *5 64 .2 62.6 58.157 79.1 74.6 67.9 71.4 13-01
18-02. Percentloadedoftotalfre ghtear-miles, westbound. 38.07 a.62 463 8 57.4 50.2 55.6 65.1 59.1 1g-02
18-08. Percent loaded of total fre ht ear-miles (east and west). .64.E x 76. 5 5.2 58.o 64.8 5. 66.5 656 18-os
18-04. Percent eastbound of total laded freight ear-miles. .. .56.4 58.2 67.5 64.3 5o.o 50.7 61.7 57.5 50.9 53.9 13-04
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Trainmiles. .................. 15.o 16.1 13.7 141.6 1. 16.o 16.7 15.9b 3 517. 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (exrcluding locomotives an~d tenders). .33,737 ~ 33.54 33,518 33,2o3 51,395 50,962 29,617 27,775 36 351 140
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-houre.* .1 15.5 1().4 19.4 22.9 25.1 29.o 13.2 15.7 12.o1. 15

*Exeludes switching time of train locomotive sat faitial and anal terminals


Subject to revision

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UJ.S. DEPOSATORY


IIUYIIIUUUIIIIUIIsUIU I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT 80NOIICS AND STATISTICS


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

FEBRUARY 1943


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 1)7 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

Fox THs MoNrH OF FEBRUARY, IM1S AND IMSt













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

FOR TWO MlOff~lHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 1943 AND 1942


SOUTHERN DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 19'(3 1942 1943 1942


I I I I


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Pag. a


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month#. ...........
2. Train-milee (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2--01. Ordinary. ..................
2--02. L ght. . . . . .
8. Roa l(momotive-miles:**-****
8-01. Principal. . . . . .
8--2. He p r.. . . . .
&-08. Lih. . . . . .
8-04. T 1a. . . . . .
8-45. Total steam only.. ........
8-46. Total electric only........... ....
8-07. Total other. . . . ... .
Train-swithn locomotive-milee:
"s-oS: 8?"lburning se am l cmoies ........
8--10. Electric locomotive units. .............
3-11. Otherlocomotives.. ...............
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,waest...................

4-08. Loaded and empty, west. ............
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. ............
4-10. Caboose, east and weet...............
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in frei ht trails), east andl west. .*
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives ana tenders (thousands) :
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .. .......
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .........**
5-08. Electric locomotives. ..............*
5-04. Other locomotives. ................

6. Grmsston-ie of cr contents and cabooses (t ousandej :. .
~0. otl nco lbrig, steam lcmtive tan.


~05. Totalminall freight traine..............
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue ithous~andsa). ...
8. Tramn-hours (including train-switching houre at way stations). ..
AVERAGES
9. Ave aespr mile of road per day:
M 1. Train-miles, ordinary. .......... ..
9--02. Net ton-miles. . . . . .

10-1. ocootie-mles(prmelrpal and helper). .......
10-2. Loaded fre gt car-miles..............
10--08. Empty friht car-miles..............
14-04. Total fre ehar-miles (excluding caboose). :
14-05. Groes ton-miles excludingg locomotives and tend ars). ...
10-06. Net ton-miles. .................

11. Grose ton-miles of locomotives and tendetrs per locomotive-mile. ...
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. ..........-**
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total ceghar-miles, eastbound. ..
18--02. Percent loaded of total iegtear-miles, westbound. .. .. .
1508. Percent loaded of total fegt car-miles (east and west). ..
1.A18-04. Percn eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles. ....
1 1~. Train-miles.. . . . . .
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding locmotires an~d tenders). ...
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


228 28 9
110 618 051
14 93817
112 111 868
112 080 149
10358 736
7 771 622
130 110 507
126 777 484
2162 304
1 17 0 71 9

7 530 1 35
9 9 7 38
96 500
9 07 0 76 9
2o42 568
1419 970
3 462 538
701 369
1265 989
1987 58
2 705 959
5 449 896
112 583
2 2 15 0
25 915 496
6 813 77 4
496 761
3 33 28 8
33 559 313

193 885 264

247 846699
117 044 319
7 4 33 8 4


56 010
37 591173
719 824
38 310 997
38 335 621
5 267926
4 206 72 0
47 830 267
45 958 319
1636 396
2 35 5 5 2
4 067 449
7 O 8 34
61121
4 199 404
865 892
4133596
1279 248
173 885
600 796
774 681
1 039 777
1014152
2 053 92 9
38 978
3 40 1
11 8315 43 0
285 47 2
4 9 9 56
12 170 858
89 468 44


92 6874*84
44 458 761
2 7 84 8 9


56 380

34 124 682
530 846
34 655 530
34 674 395
4 463 80C
3 448 422
42 586 619
40 769 052
1713119
10 5 4 4 4
4 187 3 2
9 9 8 10
26 08 7
4 316 415
745 215
429 603
1174 810
165 220
473 410
638 650
910 435
903 033
1813 468
35 191
3 4 8 9
10 484 472
285 844
15 35 6
10 785 909
75 174 688


78 057 947
35 118 997
2 3 61 8 64


230 219
98 862 875
1097 880
99 960 755
99 902 100
8 225 568
6 362 881
114 490 549
111713 457
2 227 914
5 49 17 8


12 6 16 7
54 808
8 980 580
1 808 745
1320 386
3129131
608 990
1086 202
1695192
2 417 735
2 406 58 8
4 824 23
99 754
20 4 45
22 979 506
6 0 66 5 4 1
493 077
14 2 9 25
29 682 049
162 453 153


207 020 039
90 752 455
6 2 27 9 8 6


5 905
4 225 05 3
69 565
4 294 619
4 296 025
3557 917
284 581
4 938 523
4 712 02 9
226 494

442 150
9 17 7
451 327

90 07 9
88 24 0
1783519
64 220
64 141
128 361
154 299
152 381
306 68
4 9 6

1 451 418
105 458
1 756 876
14 763 101


15 575*67
8 47g 1ay
2 99 03 4


5 943
3 828 360
53 653
3 876 013
3 877 181
258 208
211 590
4 546 979
4 140 281
206 698

445 57 9
6 9 92
452 571

82 966
79 445
162 411
58 829
59 037
117 86
141 795
138 482
280 27 7
3 979
26 3
1 436 17 2


1 534 564
12 931 861


13 495 882
7 230 297
2 63 5 4 2


37 309
19 974 007
2399273
20 213 280
20 214 017
1288 960
412 7'30
21 909 707
21608 695
30 1 0 5 2
1 229 735

1242
1 257 873
324 365
200 420
524 785
91 364
204 888
296 252
415 729
405 508
821 037
20 36
3 7 54
4 773 868
8 1 6 6
9 6 435
4 911 97C

35 50 TSC

36 888 381
17 444 18
1 2 S5 6 2


37 646
17 257 713
185 688
17 443 401
17 440 225
764 889
553 091
1 8 538 19 5
18495s443
4 2 7 5
1 212 267
.0 5

1 232 777
255 398
190 255
445 653
90 380
237481
545 778
337 356
683 134
17 208
2 72 1

4 081 994
.5 0
1 9 5 96
4 155 436

28 327 625


28 697161
12 645 131
1 0 48 O 2


129 065
48 827 818
465 155
49 292 973
49 234 436
3 329 933
2 867 592
55 432 010
54 498 481
299 414
6 34 11 5

1 594 85
1 9 7 27
34 137
3 162 165
762 232
717 954
1480186
371 900
416 164
788 064
1134132
1134116
2 268 250
48 926
14 4 9 9
7 654 780
6 7 32 10 7
to5 831
2 26 8 9 1
14 719 60 9
53 337 068


102 897 36
46 668 18
3 9 4 2 8


130 250
43 658 120
327 691
43 985 811
43 910 299
2738 671
2 369 788
49 018 758
48 308 681
309 097
4 O0 9 8 O
1 586 252
19 936 5
28 721
2 978 817
725 166
621 083
1346 249
294 56 1
406 634
701195
1019 727
1027 717
2 047 444
43 376
1 3 7 7
6 976 868
6 0 12 4 5
108 841
10 7 97 3
13 206 140

46 088 079

86 769 04
35 758 030
2 5 54 5 5


1
2-01
2-02
2-08
801
8-02
8-08
8-44
8-05
8-06
8-07

&-09
8-10
8-11
8-12

4-02
4-08
4-04
4-05
4--06
4-07
4-48
4-09
4-10
4--11

5-02

5-04
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9-02
10-01
10-02
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12
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18-02
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& dun~t n tryo th rd rg zotd at of eme 6 h month vishia the perioe


US5 GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1943--0-475216


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT IIODNOMICS AND STATEISTCS


Statement No. M1.-211 (OS-A)





















SOUTHERN DISRI~aCT
ITEMUNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.

1943 194(2 1943~ 1942 194) 1942 1943 1942 194)3 1942


I I


I I I


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


UIrlVERSITY OF FLORIDA

UIIHHIII)1111111~il INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 5324 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT B3ONOIOC8 AND STATWEfiCS


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 MOlRHI OF MARCH, IM1S AND IMSt


AGGREGATES

2 ri-oie dloo jvepmopeledman motowcar trains): .....
2-1 Ordmnary;. . . . . .
2-08. To t* . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles: . . . .
8-01 HPrincirpal. . . . . .
8-08. Lig t. . . . . .
8-04. TotaL . . . . .
8-05. Totl .ta . .
8-07.o .oal ohr
Train-switching locomotive-niles: ** . .. .
3-18 Colbrigsteam l cmoiee. .........
8-10. Electric locomotive units. . .. .. .
3-11. Other locomotives. .. . . .. .
4. 12 Ca Total. . . . . .

4-01. L a e aw st.. . . . . .
L.8 .odd . .
~4 m ty, east.. . . . . .
4--45. E ty west.. . . . . .
4-06. Em y total.. . . . . .
4-07. Lad and empty, east ............
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. ............
4-9 oddand empy total.. . . .. .

5.Gll. Pm sngr-tri 1ar fan ii~h' )a 'n~ w


6. Gross ton-miles of rolcontetivs and amoses (thousa de :.....


8. 2 Train-ho rs(nluing strain-swimthing uea wysains....
9.Ave Ees ri mle of oad per a:
5-2. N ercmoi les
10-02. Lotade re crmie
10. 8 Empty car-miles *f *aecxlet * * adej
10 4. Total fre cabr-milgses m (exclud ig c raboose. ......
14-05.Greetol n-lee exludml ocomotv tr ives an edr)...
11. Grees to- ie ofhe locomotive andtndemtrs pr lomtaivemle ..

18-01. Penetali aloaded o total a-ileatbud ....
18Nt o-02.es P er ent l aded nof rveu total c ar-m les, etoud ..
18Tri--08.s Penenloadd of total swt ear-miles (a w st and est). ..

14. Aveaes per mie thunod ofr toal oddMgtcr-ie.....
14-02. Grk to- iles ( e dn oooie n e s. .1


15.Peren trainswitch-ingous atcudn way stations ottal tran-hors .*. .


228 188
59 581199
762 806
60 344 005
GO 324 283
5 614 518
4 164 167
70102 968
684 5

409 5
4809 550
59 9as
54 971
4 929 111
1115 281
807 451
1922 732
390 736
714 837
1105 573
1 506 017
1522 288
3 028805
60 588


13 690 889

18 091 620

105 385 558



4 015 523


250 164
53 562 503
561352
54 1251 655
54 086 590
4 512 598
3 487 880
62 087 068
60 542 165
344 593
3 90 194
64 4533
32 097
4 732 778
1034 864
703 976
1 738 840
326 060
676 191
1002 251
1 360 924
1380167
2 741091
54 065


13 256 963

16 112 110
92 49 86




3 364 10 1


55 959
20 563 826
3168 785
2o 932 611
20 946 298
2 939956
2 274 903
26 161157
25 122 439
161 283
2 242 348
46 444
33 530
2 322 332
490 874
240 620
731 494
91 856
350 523
442 379
562 730
591143
1173873
21 256

6 483 399


6 672 946
50 972 753




1 529 929


56 372

18 999 716
282 640
19 2ea 356
19 292 64g
2 616 290
1 986 598
25 895 537
22 901719
61 377
2 230 489
49 984
15 992
2 295 112

439 734
229 965
669 699
94 625
508 414
403 039
5314 359
538 379
1 072 738
19 666

5 903 968


6 070 105
44 371 423




1 316 923


5 905
2 560 259
36 138
2 396 397
2 397 288
198 652
154 512
2 750 452
2 620 0 8


246 987
4 594
251 381
48 017
53 177
101194
40 384
36 430
76 814
88 401
89 607
178 008
2 470

921 222


977 271
8 534 598




169 070


5 943
2 016 099
27 421
2 043 520
2 044 030
121 229
106 409
2 271 668
a101 901

257 162


240 601
42 840
46 217
89 057
33 183
30 577
651760
76 023
76 794
158 817
2 094
10
754 635


803 664
7 193 842




137 577


37 287
10 616 17
115 07 5
10 731 247
10 731 251
687 129
216 24 5
11 634625
11 453 79 4
180 831
655 101
13 527
468
669 096
173 254
109 690
282 944
48 977
118 141
161 118
222 231
221 831
444 062
10 745

2 521 065


2 595 552
19 194 3159
3 0 1 7 0


675 031 I


129 037
26 040 942
242 808
26 2831 750
26 249 446
1 768781
1 518 507
29 556 734
29 659 118
356 831
865 184
799025
1 60 912

403 136
403 964
807 100
209 519
215 743
425 262
612 655
619 707
1 232 363
26 18

4 013 705


? 845 851
28 662 840
2 5 6 84 3 38



1 643 493


130 207
25 083 962
157 350
23 241 312
23 194 342
1 372 278
1 215 105
25 781 723
25 369 945
265 810
798 382
719 696
11 287
1 58 105

403 119
327 158
730 277
151 129
243799
394 928
554 248
570 957
1125 205
26 833

3 562 750


6 962 833
24 885 315
2 21 50 34 0


19 936 00


21
2-02
2-08
0M1
8-02
8-04
8-006
807
&08
8-09
8-10


4-01
4-02
4-08
4-04
4-06
4-09

5-01

5-05


6-01
50 8



6-8


37 642

9 941 ~~
9 556 467
9 555 569
402 801
179 770
101581b0
10 120 734
17 406
636 221
13 568

649 589
149 171
100 636
249 807
47 123
93 401
140 524
196 294
19403 O~
390 331
9 472

2 235 781


2 275 508
16 041 281
S0 5 4 4



570 500


32.3




258


7.1
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15.7


108
32.
518
2.200
968
260

29.8
76.0
51.0
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59.5



17.9


35.6

71

255
34.7
84.2

67.1

1342

19.6


10.

1.11
21.2

2109

251
31.0

42.
65.7



22.1


12.9
26,619

4(2.9




355
48.2


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14 2



24.6


21,797
1.06
44.2
31.6





45.1







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6.

1.07


2,47


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65 a





12.3


9.2
8,030
1.06
26.6
15.2
41.8


223



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6)7


259

12*9


8.1
6,113
1.04
26.4
14.9
41.3


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28.6
76.0

59.7



15.2


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4, f2
1.06
17.1



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27.3
72.7

55.

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13.9


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9-2
10-41
10-02
10-ea
1(M4
10-06

11
12
18-01

14-02

102
15


Subject to revision

UNIv. OF FL. Li8.
D C~gf y.

AUjG -

U.. E OS2


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

MARLCH 1943





















SOUTHERN DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1943 1942 19 3 191)2 191F3 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942


I I I I I I I I I I


)as* 2


5 905
6 585 312
661015 76
6 695 515
5669 69
459 095
7 688 975
7 342 107
546 868

689 117
13 571
702 708
138 096
141 417
279 513
104 604
100 571
205 175
248 700
241 988
484 688
6915

2 572 640
161 507
2 734147
as 297 699
941 107
24 238 806
1 5351 895
448 104


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of vad operated at close of month.# ......
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary.. . . . . .
2-02. Light. . . . . .
2--08.Total. . . . . .
3. Road locomotive-miles:
8-41. Principal. . . . . .
04)2. Hte p r.. . . . . .
0 8s. L gh . . . . .
8-04. 1oa. . . . . .
8--05. Total, steam only. ................
3-06. Total, electric only. ...............
8-07. Total, other. .........
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives........ ..
8--09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
8-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
3-11. Other locomotives. ...............
8-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east.. ... ... ... ..
4-02. Loaded, west.. .... ....... .
4-03. Loaded, total. . . . .
4-04. Empty, east. ..................
4-05. Empty, west.. ...............
4-06. Empty total...... ....... .
4-07.IMod~d and empty, east.. ........
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. ...........
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. ...........
4-10. Caboose, east and west ...........
4-11. P~asenger-tran ars (in freight trains,eat adws...
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thous~ands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ..........
~02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ..........
S5-08. Electric locomotives. ..............
5-04. Other locomotives. ................
5-05. Total. . . . . .
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, anld cabooses (thousande)j:
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 motorcar trains. ......
6-05. Total in ali freight trains.... .. ...
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousandse). ...
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ..
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
%M1. Train-miles, ordinary. ..............
9-02. Net ton-miles.................
10. Averages pr train-mile (excluding light taina) :
10-41. Lcmotive-miles (prnexpal and helper). .......
10-02. Loaded freih car-miles.............
10-08. Empty fre gt ear-miles. .............
10-04. Total frei ~rcar-miles (excluding caboose). .. ..
10-05. Gross ton-miles (exeludmng locomotives and tenders). ...
10-46. Net ton-miles. .................
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ..-
12. Net ton-milee per loaded car-mile.. .... ... .
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound. .. .
13-02. Percent loaded of total frfhcar-miles, westbound. .. .
18-08. Percent loaded of total far it car-miles (east and west). ..
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ....
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-61. Train-miles. . . . . ,
14-02. Gross ton-miles (exccluding 'locomotives an'd t~enders). ...
15. Percent train-switching; hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


56 375
53124 398
813 488
5 397 886
5 3 967 04 4
7 080 090
5 455 020
66 482 154
63 670 771
2 644 560
166 823
6 417 791
4 14 0
149 517
40 07 9
6611 527
1 184 949
659 568
1844 517
259 845
781 844
1 041 489
1444 794
1441412
2886 204
54 857
5 70 5
16 588 450
305
442 302
24 957
16 856 014
119 546 /114
1 905
4 449 354
135 435
ta4 142 vae
55 884 709
3 678 787


129 057
74 868 760
707 963
75 576 723
75 485 932
5 118 714
4 386 098
84 988 744
83 547 600
450 196
990 946
2 459 963
2 so 4 5 8
28 817
55 110
4 84 847 7
1 165 368
1121918
2 287 286
581419 1
631 907
1 213 326
1746 787
1753 825
5 500 418
75 044
at 4 26
11 668 485
10 381 420
158 600
356 955
22 565 460
at~ 999 910
72 978 634
1 017 041
2 548 522
158 538 107
71 813 64 4
4 737 680


228 255
170199 250
2 256 623
172 455 873
172 404 432
15 873 254
11 935 789
800 215 475
195 052 914
5 310 897
1 869 664
11 343? 733
2 34 5 01 0
159 666
151 471
13 999 880
3 157 849
2 227 421
5 385 270
1 092 105
2 000 886
3 092 931
4 249 954
4 228 247
8 476 201
1731173 5
3 3 0 3 1
39 854 885
10 504 63 7
760 080
531 331
51 650 9 33
300 684 816
73 870 738
6 408 504
4 093 001|
384 996 859
181 750 510
11 449 055


250 199
152 425 17 8
16598232
154 084 410
153 988 690
12 756166
9 850 761
176 577 617
172 255 682
3 428 824
893 771
11 533 654
2 10 2 19 3
190 600
86 905
13 713 352
2843 609
2 024 362
4 867 972
955 051
17685392
2 697 443
3718 660
3 786 754
7 565 414
153 820
5 0 8 66
35 456 652
9 565 504
758 554
235 672
45 794 16:
254 945 Oil
61785 922
6 363 313
1 777 OS2
524 871 2883
142 413 575
9 598 09C


55 991
58 154 999
1 088 60 9
59 243 608
59 881 919
8 227 882
6 481 623
73 991 424
71 080 758
2 513 831
396 835
6 509 797
217 27 8
94 651
6521726
1 556 766
653 976
2 010 74 2
269 741
951 319
1 217 060
162 8507
1 605 295
3 227802
60835
5 117
18 318 825
439 973
65 002
18 843 804
140 435 198
4 450 156
629 702
145 515 056
69 838 576
4 314 611


5 943
5 838 459
81 07 4
5919533
5 921 211
579 437
317 999
6 618 647
6 310 048
508 599

682 741
10 431
695 178
185 804
125 662
251 468
98 012
89 614
181 626
217 818
215 27 6
435 094
6 073

2190 807
147 481
2 338 228
20 125 703
850 713
30 976 414
11 245 940
401 119


130 236
56 742 08 2
485 041
67 227 123
67 104 641
4 110 949
3 584 891
74 800 481
73 656 626
475 065
666 790
2 584 634
2 06 417 5
SO 652
46 886
4 526 287
1 128 885
948 241
2076 526
445 691
650 438
1096 123
1573 976
1 598 675
3178 649
64 210
20 7 4
10 539 620
9 277 512
168 612
184 232
20 168 975
71 004 894
61 838 374
1 063 264
1 458 367
134 764 302
55 704 07 9
3 893 657


37 302

'O354 548
30 944 527
30 945 268
1 970 089
628 975
55 544 532
SS 062 449
481 883
1 884 836

1 710
1 926 969
497 619
310 110
807 729
140 341
317 029
457 370
657 960
627 139
1 265 099
50 981
5 80 5
7 294 931
125 217
89 374
7 507 522
54 952 00 9
892 104
860 777
56 704 890
26 726 395
1 928 660


57 645

"6720sse
26 999 868
26 995 794
1 167 690
as 676 535
28 6id 177
60 158
1 848 488
3 3 87 8

1882 566
404 569
290 891
695 460
137 505
240 508
378 005
5148078
531 595
1 073 465
26 680
4 0 5
6 517 77 5
85 687
27 488
6 450 944
44 268 906
545 640
183 8538
44 997 77 8
19 778 847
1 618 SS?


6.4
6,183
1.7


2,11s

266


64.o

65.3
So.9
16 o
333,63
12.2


9-01
9-02
10-01
10-02
1(-08
16-04
10-05
10-06
11
12
18--01
18-02
18--08
18-04
14-01
14-02
15


31.6
18.2
49.8

258






15.1
33,627
15.6


7.4

1.08
31.9
17.7
49,6
2, 131
936
e59
29.3


.3 i
,bs


13,859

35.6
20.9
55.5
2, 502

255
34.7


407 5

13.7
33,726
19.5


10.5



19.6
54.3
2, 37
1,052
254
30.3
82.0
tl6 .9


14.7 3
}},74)


12.4
25,~1)4



312
2,028
356
47.8




14.3
51,781
21.9


to.9
21,o26



74.2
3, 593
1,926




57.8
51.4
50o.o

52,295
28.6


9.1
7,961
1.06
26.4
15.o



221

3.1
s.o
.4
f.6
16.0
29,41


7.9

26.0
14.2



224
28.4



56.2
16.7
27,802
;15.5


1.06

47.5
2,019
835
270
26.8





17.3
34,611
1l(.1


,# Re resents an average of the milreage reported at the close of
Exc udes switching time of tramn locomotives at initial and ainal terminals.


each month within the period.


US 5 GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1943--0-475216


INTERS TATE COM MERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECDNOMICS 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
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)




















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

141919 494 1912 r194 1942 191) 1912 19'(3 1942


I I I I I I I I I I


1. I I i I I I I I
*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at faitial and final terminals.


Sabject to revision
UNIVk. OF FL LIB.


228 068

57 558 282
737 077
58 295 359
58 271 483
5 266 992
3 985 897
67 524 372
65 622 995
1 232100
669 277
3 693 166
? 8 22 6
59 241
48 84 8
4 581 481
1096 715
792 737
1 889 45 2
381 933
729 548
1 111 481
1 478 64 8
1 522 285
3 000 933
58 561
1 2 06 4
1 3 3 63 7 19
3 6 40 0 61
276 705
185 842
17 486 327
10 4 8 49 2 9 7
2 6 11 1 0 9 8
2 4 72 81 6
1 449 44 2
134 882 653
6 2 9 47 3 3 3
3 767 574


128 959
25 441 95 2
246 91 1
25 688 86 5
25 654 52 3
1 663 30 4
1 479 996
28 797 823 5
28 289 507
158 818
349 498
804 780
7 66 87 6
9 988
20 02 5
1 601 669

410 996
405 015
816 011
203 450
227 980
431 430
614 446
632 995
1247 441
25 546
8 13 3
3 90 0 8 2
3 6 00 40 9
55 818
122 011
7 679 060
2 8 9 58 O 8
2 5 8 16 7 0
53 6 21 6
902 827
56 013 825
2 5 0 99 39 8
1 567 288


5 902
2 179 670
33 296
2 212 966
2 213 835
164 07 8
135 857
2 513 770
2 409 688
104 082

223 160
3 220
826 380
44 617
52 006
96 623
39 589
32 84 0
72 429
84 206
84 846
169 052
2281
217
8 52 O 8 9
48 452
900 541
8 157 0 2 6
2 82 21 8
8 459 24 4
4 64 19 9 6
152 319


AGGREGATES
1. NMileof road operated at close of month.. ..........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trained :
2-01. Ordinary. . . . . .
2-02. Light . . . . .
2408. Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. . . . . .
242. He pr.. . . . . .
248. L h . . . . .
8-44. Toa. . . . . .
8-45. Totl steam~ only. ................
8-06. Toa electric only. ...............
8-47. T t other. . . . . .
Train-ewithn locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal- 'rin steam locomotives. ...........
8-00. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
8-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
8-11. Otherlocomotives.. ..............
8-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands) :
4-01. Loaded, east.. . . . . .
4-02. Loaded, weet.. .................
4-08. Loaded, total. . . . . .
4-04. Empty, east.. . . . . .
4-5. Empty, west.. . . . . .
4-06. Empty 'total.. . . . . .
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. ..............
4-08. Loaded and empty, weet.. ...........
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. ............
4-10. Caboose, east and weet...... ........
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east andl west ...
5. Grees 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--04. Otherlocomotives.................
5-05. Total. . . . . .
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (thousandde):
6-01. Total in coal-ourning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. ..........
M04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ......
6-05. Total in all freight trains. .............
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsfs. ....
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ..
AVERAGES
0. Averae pr mile of road per day:
9-0 Ran-miles, ordinary. ............
9-2. Net ton-miles. . . . . .
10. Avrerape per train-mile (eexludiin light trains) :
1 61. Locomotive-miles, (principal and helper). .......
10-02. Loaded freig car-miles..............
10-08. Empty feg car-miles..............
10-04. Total fre car-milesle (ezeluding caboose). . .
10-05. Gros ton-miles excludingg loeomotivee and tenders). ...
10-06. Net ton-miles. .................

11. Grees ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ...
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .............
18. Car-mile rates:
18-01. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, eastbound. ..
1&02. Percent loaded of totalfreiht car-miles, westbound. .. .
18-08. Percent loaded of total erih ar-miles (east and west). ..
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ....
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. . . . . .
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excludinlg locomotivre and t~endere). .
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-houre.* .


37 642
9 646 669
91 107
9 737776
9 7315 798
457 811
187 146
10 380 755
10 360 634
20 121
653 097
1 338 6

666 483
158 812
98 980
257 792
45 770
106 189
151 899
204 582
205 109
409 691
9646

2 2 86 6 6 3
2 9 9 20
8 584
a 325 167
17 6 1 69 8
1 9 111
52 973
17 312 782
7 68 O 6 8 9
587 598


230 093
53 318 883
592 807
53 911690
53 878 519
4702177
3 547 492
62 128 188
60 506 880
1 252 563
368 745
3 810 63 9
7 a5 5 3 1
58 087
314093
4 628 350
1 042 043
692 645
1 734 688
337 160
723 064
1 060 224
1 379 203
1 415 709
2 794 912
53 725
11 2 3 8
1 2 4 84 6 7 2
3 a 51 3 3 6
270 211
95 161
16 101 380
9 5 7 42 8 O1
2 18 45 6 9 3
2 4 O9 3 7 8
727 355
120 725 22 7
5 3 6 46 O 6 7
3 341769


55 939
19 897 250 2
346 278
20 243 530
20 252 732
2 800 888
21731103
25 226 723
24 114 791
969 200
142 732

2 062 216
46 033
28 775
2 137 024
479 196
229 128
708 324
88 641
366 409
455 050
567 837
595 537
11633574
20 576

6 2 46 6 01

172 435
32 530
6 451 566

4 9 6 03 8 7
1 8 54 3 8 2
231 507
51 688 976
2 4 4 71 3 3 4
1 426 760


56 34
18 981 043
299 278
19 280 321
19 290 428
2 753 011
2 040 040
24 083 479
23 009 777
997 520
76 182

2135 294
1 oad
45 165
15 244
2 196 725
449 182
224 575
673 757
.92 044
335 109
427 153
541 226
559 664
1100 910
19 494
2 2 63
5 9 31 5 1 3
7 5
169 413
12 195
6 113 195
45 9 28 5 06
7 04
1 7 84 O 4 1
76 O05
47 789 256
2 1 8 70 92 6
1 304 298


5 927
2 113 967
28 941
2 142 908
2 143 6;26
145 024
117 043
2 405 693
2 310 927
94 766

238 831
3 369
242 200
40 981
54 526
95 507
42 083
29 402
71 485
83 064
83 928
166 992
2 200

8 O1 97 8
45 145
847 123
7 9 20 8 5 8
2 57 0 1 1
8 177 869
4 4 42 8 3 8
142 969


37 268
10 039 408
110 590
10149 998
10 150 393
638 722
196 941
10 986 056
10 809 009
177 047
603 010
1 33 5 o
48
616 408
161 906
106 588
268 49 4
50 253
102 319
152 572
212 1599
208 907
421066
10 158
2 01 5
2 3 84 2 0 7
3 9 6 5 2
31501
2 455160
1 8 13 1 10 4
2 94 39 6
315-108
18 740 608
8 7 34 6 O5
6213 207


130

22 577
173
22 750
22 708
1 346
1203
25 258
24 825
160
272
783
7 11
9
18
1 522!
393
314
707
157
252
409
550
566
1117
22
7
3 4 64
3 22 1
55
74
6 815
2 4 83 1
8 1 64 6
3 68
598
47 445
1 9 6 51
1 306


6.6
6,488
1.04


2,205
941
261

30.4


65.4
50 4
16.4
35,735
12*3


8.4
9,200



1.9

'19.3
52.1



52.1

15.5
35,801


7.7


7,772
1.0@






6,1264


.14 y

35.6

2,598
1,230
256







19.2


11.2




58.o
2,518
1,152




83.0
48*1
61.2
66.7
114.8
36,640
21.5


12.3
26, 217
1.08









358



14.5


1.07
45.2
o.

e,102


46*5


5 .2
42.9
15.o
57,2oo


9.0
7,812
1.06
26.7
15.2
1,867


e23



76.3

60.3
16*3
30,164
12.6


8.5
6,802
1.05
26.7
15.8



224



77.6
62.9
61.6
16.6
29,464
15.1


5.8
5,o32





2,101
87o




17.4

13.3


9-01
9-02
1(M1
10-02
1(M)8
10-04
10-05
I(M6
11
12
1~01
1~02
18-08
18-o4
14-01
14-02
15


UNIVERSITY OF FL ORIDA

IIHUI~lllliillli~llllllllllUINTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 5316 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT 8OONOMIICSAN~D TAgllSTCS


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

FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 1983 AND 1962


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
APRIL 1913





















SOUTHERN DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
19'(3 1942 194) 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942


1 I i i i I


I I I I I I


pag. a


5 90 4
8 764 982
138 999
8 903 981
8 907 14 8
720 647
574 950
10 SOS 74 5
9 751 795
4 50 9 5 0

912 297
16 791
929 08 8
182 715
1931423
376 136
144 193
1533411
277 604
326 906
326 834
653 74 0
9 194
90 a
4 424 729

209 959
3 634 688
3 1 4 54 7 2 5
1 2 23 2 5
32 678 050
17 993 891
6 20 4 23


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated ateclose ofmonth.4 ......
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. . . . . .
M-2. Light . . . . .
2-08. Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal.. . . . . .
8-02. H~e p r.. . . . . .
8048. . . .
80 4. T ta. . . . . .
8-05. Total steam only.................
8-06. Total, electric only. ...............
8-07. Total, other. . . . . .
Train-switchng locomotive-miles:
8-08. 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. Lae east.. ................
4-02.Loadd west.. .................
4-08. Loaded, total. . . . . .
4-04. Empty, east.. ................
4-05. Empty, west.. ................
4-06. Empty, total.. .................
4-07. Loa~ed and empty, east.. .. .
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. .. ..
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. ............
4-10. Caboose, eastandweek .......
4-11. Passenger-train care (in freight trains), east and west. ..
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders thousandse):
01~. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-08. Electric locomotives. ...............
~04. Otherlocomotives. ................
5-05. Total. . . . . .
6. Grees ton-miles of ears, contents, and cabooses (thousands) :
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 motorcar trains. ......
6-45. Total in all freight trains. .............
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .......
8. Train-houre (including train-switching hours at way stations). ..
AVERAGES
9. Averages yer mile of road per day:
IM)1. Train-miles, ordinary. .. .............
9-02. Net ton-miles. . . . . .
10. Averages per train-mile (exeluding light trains):
10-01. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper). .......
10-02. Loaded fre gt car-miles. ............
10-08. Emt rih car-miles..............
10-04. Toa rih car-miles (excluding caboose). :
10-05. Grees 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 ear-mile. .............
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total frei ctar-miles, eastbound. .. ..
18-02. Percent loaded of total crigtar-milee, weetbound. .. .
18-08. Percent loaded of total cigtar-miles (east and west). .
18-04. Percent eastbound of total laded freight ear-miles. ....
14. Ave aes pr train-hour:
1471. Train-miles.. .................
14-02. Gross ton-miles (exrcluding locomotives an'd tendlers). ...
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.*..


55 97 9
78 052 251
1 434 887
79 487 138
79 534651
11 028 770
8 654 726
99 218 147
95195 549
3 4 8 3 0 3 1
539 567
8 372 013
163 311
123 426
8 658 750
1835 962
883 104
2 719066
354 388
13517 728
1 672 110
2190 544
2 200 832
4 391 17 6
80 811
6 81 8
24 565 430
612 408
117 538
25 295 370

190 O3 8 28 5
6 30 4 5 38
8 61 20 9
197 204 032
94 309 910
5 7 43 22 7


5 939

7 952 426
110 015
8 062 441
8 064 837
524 461
435 043
9 024 340
8 680975
4 03 3 65

921 57 2
13 800
935 372
166 787
180 18 8
346 975
134 095
119 016
253 111
300 882
299 204
600 086
8 27 3

a 992 785
192 566
3 185 351
I 8 O 46 5 6 1
1 10 7 7 24
19154 285
.5 688 778
5 44 OS 8


2238 20 9
227 757 432
2 993 700
230 751 132
230 675 815
21 140 246
15 921 686
267 737 747
260 655 809
4 5 4 9 9 7
2 538 941
15 036 907
3 12 5 23 6
218 907
200 31 9
18 581 369
4 254 564
3020158
7 274 728
1 474 038
2 73057 4
4 204 418
5 728 602
5 750 532
11 479 134
231 73 4
4 5 0 97
53 2318 603
14 14 4 6 9 8
1036 785
717 17 3
69 137 25 9
4 05 5 34 11 3
99 981 836
8 88 112 0
5 4 82 4 4 3
519 879 512
244 682 012
1 5 21 8 4 85


230 17 3
205 744 061
2 252 039
207 996 100
207 867 809
17 440 343
13 598 253
238 705 805
232762 502
4 6 80 7 87
1 262 516
15 144 293
2 8 27 7 2 4
248 687
120 998
18541 702
3 885 652
2 717000
6 602 660
1872 212
2 485 4551
3 757 667
5157 864
5 202 44 5
10 560 337
207 545
42 ao4

47 9al 324
1 2 6 14 8 4 0
1028 545
330 832
61 895 541
35 0 68 7 8 19
83 631 614
8 7 72 6 9 1
2 5 04 8 7
445 596 511
196 259 642
1 2 9 36 08 5


56 369
72 105 441
1112 766
73 218 207
73 257 47
9 833 101
7 475 060
90 565 6933
86 680 54 8
3 6 42 0 8 0
243 005

8 553 085
5 16 O
194 68 2
55 323
8 808 250
1634131
684 144
2 518 27 5
353 890
1 116 958
1 468 842
1986 021
2 001 096
3 987 117
74 351
7 9 6 8
22 319 963
3 8 O
611 714
37 150
22 969 209
16 5 4 74 6 8 O
a 609
6 2 33 37 7
211 4 38
171 922 044
77 755 635
4 9 85 311


57
40 629
464
41 094
41095
2 608
825
44 530
43 871
658
2 487
5 3
1
2543
659
416
1076
190
419
609
650
836
1 686
41
7

9 679
16 2
120
9 962

7 3 0 83
1 186
1 17 5
75 445
35 461
2 5 4 9


37 644
36 366 908
370 736
36 737 644
36 731 592
1 625 501
699 997
39 057 090
38 976 811
60 27 9

2 501 585
4 7 26 4

2 548 849
565'381
389 871
953 25 2
183 27 3
346 631
529 904
746 654
736 502
1 483 156
36 326
5 5 2 6
8 604 438
11 5 6 07
36 066
8 756 111
6 1 33 6 04
743 751
2 36 20 5
62 310 560
27 459 536
2 2 O6 12 5


129 033

100 310 612
954 87 6
101 265 488
101138 355
6 782 018
5 866 094
113 786 467
111837 007
6 09 0 1 6
1 340 444
3 264 751
S0 7 14 6 3
38 805
75 135
6 450154
1 576 364
1526 933
3103 297
784 869
859 887
1 644 756
23?61 233
238 6,820
4 748 053
100 590
a 9 5 5 9
15 569 306
1 3 9 81 8 2 9
214 418
478 966
30 244 519
11 0 9 57 9 9 0
9s 795 336
1 3 5 2 5 7
3 4 45 34 9
214 551 932
96 917 211
6 30 4 9 68


130
89 319
658
89 977
89 813
5 457
4788
100 056
98 484
6 35
939
3 168
2 7 75
40
65
6 049
1521
1262
2784
602
902
1 505
2124
2 165
4 289
88
as
14 004
1 2 4 98
224
257
26 984
9 5 8 36
82 885
1 4 31
2 O5 6
182 209
75 355
5 20 0


1
2--01
2-02
2-08
8-01
8-02
W8-0
8-04
8-05
8-06
8--07
8-08
8-10
8-11
8-12
4-01
4-02
4-08
4-04
4-05
4-06
4-07
4-08
4-09
4-10
4-11
C01
5-02
~04
5-05
~01
~02
6-08
6-04
~05
7
8


7,106
1.08

18.

954
259
29.7

753



16.1


11.6
14,09
1.14

21.5
56.


255
54.7
83.8
48Z.1

67.5
13.8
34,97
19.4


12,4
25,398
1.08

42. f



356
47.8

55.9
59.2


14.4
52,671
2*8


9,1
7,90)
1.06
26.5





32.9

76
6.8

16.1
29,588
12.9


8.1
6,079

26.2
40.8


224


75.5




28,244
15.4


6,5

1.07

4
2,

266


66.8

65.4


34,029


4,822
1.06


2, ~



27*1
71.6

54.

35,037 j
14.0


8.3
8,935
1.og



31 6

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U.S G OVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1943--0-475216


of eaach month within the period


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT gODNOMICS AN~D 8ITATEII1C8


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)7 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1943 AND 194$









Subject to revision
UNIV. OF~ FL LIE.





U.S. DEPOS9TOR~Y


SOUTHEF N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTLS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1943 1942 1943 1942 194) 1942 194) 1942 194) 1942
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. ...... 2 28 01 9 2 29 9 8 5 5 91 31 5 6 3 3 7 5 9 O2 5 9 2 3 3 7 2 631 3 7 5 8 2 1 28 9 41 13 0 1 41 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor car trains) :
2-01.. Ordinary. ......58 985 032 55 943 041 20 199 879 19 591 526 2 202 49 0 2 239 513 10 849 02 4 10 209 502 25 733 639 23 902! 500 2--01
2-02. Light. .815 655 614 499 386 970 308 237 35 096 33 140 141 263 100 225 250 326 172 897 2-02
2-08. Total... ................ 59 800 687 56 557 540 20 586 849 19 999 763 2 237 586 2 272 655 10 990 287 10 509 727 25 983 965 24 075 397 2-08
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal. ...................59 775 372 56 526 197 20 599 469 19 909 219 2 238 452 2 273 557 10 990 879 10 309 192 25 946 572 24 034 229 8-01
3-02. He pr.. .......... ....... 5 568 110 5 104 762 2 892 507 2 915 814 168 744 159 557 725 294 577 12?5 1 781 565 1 452 266 8-02
3--08. L .... ..... ..... 4 147 777 3 754 284 2 295 112 2 131342 1=6 437 131 064 212 800 204 308 1 503 428 1 287 570 0U8
3-04. T 1 ...... ...... 69 491 25 9 65 385 243 25 787 088 24 956 375 2 543 633 2 564 178 11 928 973 11 090 625 29 231 565 26 774 065 8-04
3-05. Total, steam only. 7 516 72 4 63 617 360 24 651 211 23 805 542 2 445S 086 2 463 48 7 11 738 313 11 059 743 28 682 112 26 288 588 8-05
3-06. Total electric only. 263623 1 326755 974 027 1 061 105 98 545 100 691 191 051 164 959 8-6
8-07. Total, other. ................. 710 912 441 128 161 850 89 728 190 660 30 882 358 402 320 518 8-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 601 796 3 817 544 3 008 869 2 090 476 210 885 234 262 595 028 684 484 787 014 808 322 MS8
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........... 7 63 19 3 7 47 8 16 -1 5 6 0 1 5 58 11 8 38 7 51 8 35 7 z4 41 9 8..09
3-10. Electric locomotive units............. 6 O 2 75 5 7 7 41 4 5 3 9 0 4 a 9 3 6 O0 3 6 4 1 -11 2 85 11 1 49 3-10
3-11.0Other locomotives.. 51108 39372 31 244 20 198 204 19660 19 174 8-11
3-12. Total. .................... 4 476 372 4 662 473 2 085 503 a 155 185 214 485 237 903 606 590 696 32?2 1 569 794 1 573 063 -1
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01.Loaded~east.. .. .. ... .. .. .. .I 1173 813 1 110 812 501 79 1 475 5511 45 226 44 242 188 1391 172 136 438 657 418 883 4-01
4-02. Loaded,west.. ................. 819 972 715 860 238528 224 580 52 947 57 200 109 030 100 329 419 467 333 751 4-02
4--03. Loaded, total. ................. 1993 785 1 826 672 740 319 700131 98173 101 442 297 169 272 465 858124 752 634 4-8
4-04. Empty,east.. 92 850 365 850 90 00 94 408 39174 45 203 50 459 49 531 212 432? 176 708 4-04
4-05. Empty, west. ................. 744 023 790 100 357154 362268 33462 31 574 120 742 118 877 232 665 277 381 4-05
4-06.Empty'total................... 1 136873 1 155 950 447 959 456 676 72 636 76 77 171 181 168 408 445 097 454 089 4--06
4-07. Loaded and empty,edast.. ...........1566 663 1 476 662 592 596 569 959 84 400 89 445 238578 221 667 651 08P 595 591 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. 563 995 1 505 960 595 682 586 848 86 409 88 774 229 772 219 206 652 132 611 132 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty,total......... 3 13065 8 2982 622 1188s278 1156807o 170809s 178 219 468 50 440 873 13503 221 1 206 723 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west.. 60 131 56 481 20 874 20 194 21 2335 11004 10 226 25 942 23 726 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars~ (in freig ht trainls), east and w'est. 1 15 4 11 8 96 1 59 6 2 10 517 O 115 3 95 4 6 25 7 41 4 8 O 5 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands) :
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........13 889 839 13 139 983 6 433 447 6 149 687 864 603 856 941 2 603 590 2 440 091 3 988 199 3 693 664 5-01
5-02. Oil-burming steam locomotives. 7 31 3 O2 3 4 55 6 9 0. 9 4 -- 40 40 1 2 8 2 1 0 3 6 90 9 O1 3 4 27 86 5-02
5-03. Electric locomotives. ............... 288 402 293 194 176 341 188 983 45 912 46 887 66 149 57 54 508
5-04. Other locomotives. ................ 196 358 125 713 35 310 14 276 4 307 12 736 126 741 98 32g 5-04
5-05. Total. ....................18 105 901 17 014 580 6 645 098 6 353 040 910 515 905 428 2 678 298 2 481 037 7 871 990 7 277 075 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and 'cabooses (th;ou sands)j :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ... 110 144 302 103 049 822 51 201 151 48 582 077 8 286 642 8 535 929 20 08 3 594 18 403J 418 30 572 915 27 528 398 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains....... 2 7 17 1 O8 4 2 3 4 71 5 76 -5 0 5 2 8 0 5 4 17 4 2 5 12 6 8 88 O 30 23 29 6 8 20 02
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. .......2 6 0 9 44 3 2 6 31 7 93 1 91 3 82 1 9 96 0 2 2 63 3 59 2 67 4 7 2- 4 32 2 64 36 8 2 97 6-08
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motor car trains. ... 1 5 28 6 21 9 15 5 39 27 1 90 5 9 3 6 o6 3 35 7 2 4 8 0 8 0 4 9 20 9 92 7 41 1 29 6-04
6-05. Total in all freight trains. ............ 141 453450 130 068 730 53386 876 50 672 212 8550 001 8 803 401 20 702372 18 658 47' 58 814 201 51 934 644 ~05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue ithous~andis). 66 528 055 58 519 508 25 627 502 23 486 186 4 730 197 4 801 868 9 556 285 8 262 359 26 614 071 21 969 095 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switehing hours at way stations). 3 7 85 1 34 3 49 O 6 54 1 4 O4 5 8 2 53 2 4 5 8 14 8 7 6 14 9 7 4 6 56 41 6 6 21 6 O 1 5 75 4 OO 1 3 86 8 46 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages yr mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary. .. .3 7.8 11.7 11.2 12.0 12.2 9.4 8. 6.8 .9~ 9-01
9-02. Net ton-miles. ........ ...9,412 8, 208 14, 785134 251s53 26,152 8,27) 7,092 6, 6s58 5. 5
10. Averages pr train-mile (excludninglight trains):
10-01. Lcmotive-miles (principal and helper). .09 1.09 1 14 1.15 1.08 1.07 1.07 1.06 1.07 1.o6 10-01
10-02. Loaded fre gt ca-miles. ......3.d 32.6 346 35. 44.6 52. 26.7 ~ )331. 1M)2
10-08. Empty freight car-miles. .............19.3 20.7 22.2 2. }03. 581. 731. @
10-04. Total fre ghcar-miles (excluding ea'boose). . 53.1 53.3 585. 767. 43.2 43.2 50.6 50.5 10-04
10-05. Gross ton-miles excludingg locomotives andtenders). .... 2.398 2,325 ,632586o 3.882 393 1,90s 1,88 .852.7 1oo
10-06. Net ton-miles.... .......... .. 1,128 1,046 1,269 ~ 1,199 2,148 2,144 881 809 1,034 919 10-06
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 261 260 256 255 358 352 225 224( 269 272 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .. .. ... .. .1 33.4 32.o 4.6 33.5 48.2 47.3 32.2 30.3 31029.2 12
13. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded ottotal freightecar-miles, eastbound. .....7.7.28 7 5. .57 97.76.7.3 1301
13-02. Percentloadedoftotal freightecar-miles, westbound. 24: 47.5 alo.o 63 .3 6. 6 4. 47*59 75. 64 46
1308. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). 37 6162.3 60 .555 5.963 61.8 65. 62.4 IM
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ... 51.9 60.8 67.8 67.9 4614. 3363.2 51.1 55.7 18-04
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. .................15.8 16.2 14.7 14915.o 15.2 16.7 16.6 16.5 17.4 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles excludingg locomotives and tenders). ...37, 371 37,262 jl,oo9 38,02 57,4ale 58.790 31,538 30,017 37,333 37,u48 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .1 14.9 17.2 19.1 21.0 2J.9 26.3 11.7 15.o 11.6 13415

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


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FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1943 AND 1962


3 1262 08851 5308

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OFTRANSPORT ECONOMIICS AND STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled froa l28 reports of freight train statistice 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.
1943 1942 19k) 1942~ 194) 1942 19I) 1942 19'r3 1942
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operatedatcloseof month.#. ... .. .1 228 168 230 136 55 9631 56 36 2 5 90 4 5 9 361 37 288 37 6311 129 013 130 207 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorear trains):
2-01. Ordinary.. 286 742 462 d61 687 102 98 252 128 91 696 967 10 967 4721 10 191 939 51 478 611 46 576 410 126 044 251 113 221 786 20
2-02. Light. ..3 809 355 2 866 538 1 823 857 1.421 001 174 095 143 155 606 201 470 961 1 205 202 831 419 2-02
2-03. Total. ....................290 551 817 264 553 640 100 075 9851 93 117 9701 11 141 567) 10 335 094 52 084 812 47 047 371i 127 249 453 1L14 053 205 2--08
3. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. 290 451 187 264 393 406 100 134 120 93 166 691 11 145 600 10 338 394 52 086 540O 47 040 784 127 084 927 113 847 537 8-01
3-02. Hel r.. .......... .....26 708 356 22 545 105 13 921 277 12?748 915 8893591 684 018 35 34105 2 202 62 8 563 583 6 909 546 8-02
3-08.L gt. 20 069 463 17 152 537 10 949 83 9 606 402 711 387 566 106 1 038 716 904 305 7 69 522 6 075 724 3--08
&-04. T tal. ................... 337 229 006 304 091 048 125 005 235 115 522 008 12 746 378 11 588 518 56 459 361 SO 147 715 145 018 032 126 832 807 8-04
8-05. Total, steam only. 28 177 585 296 379 862 119 846 760 110 486 090 12 196 (883 11 084 462 55 614 823 50 036 554 140 519 119 124 772 756 8-05
3-06. Total, electric only. 5 80 6 620O 6 007 542 4 457 058 4 703 185 549 495 504 056 800 067 800 301 8-06
3-07. Total, other. ................. 3 244 801 1 703 644 701 4171 332 733 844 538 111 10 1 698 846 1 259 750 3-07
3ml-08.ten Coalburningtamilocmtvs ...... 18 638 703 18 961 837 10 380 882 10 643561 1 12 181 1 155 834 3 082874 3 186 06n 4 051 765 3 976 373 IM)8
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .8 .3 2 9 3j 57 5 5 4 O 6 7 2 O 6 5 1 1 5 9 10 2 3 8 2 2 98 3 50 9 7 18 aM)9
3-10. Electric locomotive units. .279 182 306 428 208 701 237 633 20 391 17 4141 -- 50 090 S1 354 3-10
3-11. Other locomotives. ................ 251 427 160 370 154 670 75 521 9621 -1 94 795( 84 849 8-11
3-12. Total. .................. 23 057 741 2 3004 17 5 10 744 2531 10 963 435 1 14 57 3 11i75g7 5 5149 967 3 245 171( 8 019 948 7 6222 94 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded,east.. ........ ....5428 377 4 996 464 2 337 73 2 109 682 227 999 211 029 847 664 735 517( 2 015 021 1940 236 4-01
4-02. Loaded,west.. 3 840 130 3 432 8i68 1 121 632 1 108 724 246 370 237 388 525 728 490 200 1 946 400 1 596 556 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. 9 268 507 8 429 332 3 459 385 3 218 406 474 309 448 417 1 37 5 92 1 225 717 3 961 421 3 536 7921 4-08
4-04. Empty, east ............. ... 1 866 8 8 1 636 062 4145 187 446 298 183 367 179 2981 2410J3 232 804 997 301 779 6621 4-04
4-05. Empty, west.. ............... 3474 397 3 275555 1 674 882 1479 220 166 973 150 590 540 090 465 508 1092 552 1 180 237 4-05
4-06. Empty total.. ......... .5341 285 4 913 617 2 120 069 1925 518 350 240 529 88 781 123 698 312 2 08 9853 1 959 899 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east............... 7 2 95 2 65 6 6 34 5 26 2 7 82 94 0 2 5 55 9 8 O 4 11 30 6 39 O 3 2 7 1 0 88 6 97 9 68 3 2 1 3O1 2 3 2 2 2 7 19 8 98 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. 314 527 6 708 423 2 796 514 2387 944 413 243 387 978 1065 818 955 70s 3 038 952 2 776 793 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. .............. 14 609 792 13 342? 949 5 579 454 5 143 924 824 54 9 778 '305 2 154 515 1 924 029 6 051 27 4 5 496 691 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. .291 86 5 264 026 101 685 94 545 11 50 5 10 608 52 143 46 552 126 532 112 321 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight traiis)(,etatahndwest. 56 23 1 54 OOO 8 414 10 073 1 072 611 9 772 7 1511 36 973 36 165 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .....67 128 44 2 61 O61 3O7 3O 998 877 28 469 65O 4 289 332 3 849 326 12 282 728 11 044 529 19 557 505 17 697 8O? 10)1
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........ ..17676 000 16 070 530 -474 203 270O 143 17 17 672730 15 926 239 5-02
5-03. Electric locomotives. 325 187 1 321 739 788 749 800 697 255 871 239 453 2j0 567 281 58 9 5-03
5-04. Other locomotives.. 913 531 456 545 152 842 51 428 154 982 48 802 605 707 356 315 5-04
5-05. Total. 87 243 160 78 910 121 31 940 468) 29 322 249 4 545 20 3 4 088 779 12 640 9801 11 237 1481 38 116 5091 34 261 945 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses ~(thousands):
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .515 678 415 453 737 642 241 239 436 214 056 697 39 741 367 36 582 490 95 16 6 70 7 79 734 023 141 530 905 123 364 432 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. .. 12 7 15 2 9 2 10 7 10 3 190 O 1 4 4 69 55 4 918 0 0 212 5 6 83 36 6 10 6 18 2 07 4 6-02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. ....... ..1 1 49 O 5 63 1 1 4 04 4 84 8 21 8 3 5 8 8 2 29 4 O 1 4 86 6 84 1 7 5 1 9 6- 1 7 85 5 21 1 7 99 8 8 7 6-08
6-04. Totalin other locomotive and motorcar trains. 7 O11 06j4 3 419 926 1 133 114 3O5 O44 511 6O9 317 O09 4 366 34 1 2 797 873 6-04
6-05. Total in allfreighttrains. ......... 661 333 962 575 665 242 250 590 908 222 594 256 41 228 051 37 957 686 96 147 870 80 969 034 273 366 133 234 144 266 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). 11 280 982 254 779 150 119 937 412 101 241 821 22 724 088 20 490 646 45 017 285 35 721 895 123 602 197 97 32~4 78 8 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ...19 003 619 16 42?6 739 7 147 80 9 6 317 769 769 159 693 832( 3 206 2831 2 827 731 7 880 368 6 587 407 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary. .... .... ... 8.3 7. 5 11.6 10.8 12.3 11.4 9.1 8.2 6.5 5.s 9-01
9-02. Net ton-miles. .........9,o35 7,332 14,193 11,s96 25,490 22,860 7,995 6,287 6,345 4,950 9-02
10. Averages per train-mile~ (excluding light trains):
10-0S1. Locomotive-miles (prnexlpal and helper). .09 1.09 1.14 1.14 1.08 1.07 1.06 1.o5 1.07 1.o6 10-01
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles. ........... .32.3 32.2 35.2 35.1 43344.o 26.7 26.3 143. 10-02
10--03. Empty freight car-miles. ....18.7 18.8 21.6 21.0 31932.4 15.2 15.0 16.6 17.3 10-08
10-04. Total freight car-miles excluding caboose). 51.o 51.o 56.56. 75.76.4 41.96 41. 48.o 485.5 10-04
10--05. Gross ton-miles excludingg locomotives and tenders). ...2,306 2,200 2.550 2,42 ,5 ,2 ,6 ,3 ,6 ,6 00
10-06. Net ton-miles. ...... ,86 974 1,221 1,104 2,072 2,010* 874 76 916 8060 10-06
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 259 259 256 254 357 353 224 224 267 270 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. 3.6 30.2 54.7 31547 .9 45.7 32.8 29.1 31227.5 12
13. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freightecar-miles eastbound. .....74.4 75.3 g4.o 82. 5 5.4 54.1 7.9 76.0 66 .9 71.3 18-01
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, westbound. 551.2 10.1 42.8 5.6 612.3 136405 18-02
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). 463.2 62.0 62.6 5.5 57.6 6 7 37 65.5 4. 18-08
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. .5.69.6765. .17.6 .7 6oo50.9 49 80
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. .......... ......15.3 16.1 too0 14.7 14r.5 14.9 16.2 16.6 16.1 17.3 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles' (excluding 'locomotives an~d tenders). .. 34, 800 35,0441 35, 058 35, 233 53, 601 51(, 707 29,987 2s, 634 34, 690 35, 544 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .1 15.4 17.9 19322.2 24.6 2s.o 12.7 15.3 12.o 13. 1


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


each month within the period.


U S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 193--0-5401 59


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT gCONOMICS AND SITATISTIC8


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


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAMV RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistics representing 1)7 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR FIVE MONHIIS ENDED WITH MAY, 1943 AND 1962











UNIV. OF FL. L P5


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U.S. DEPO~TORY -


SOUTHEl N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTLS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated atclose of month.. ... ....... 227 8101 229 841 55 7561 56 194 5 9021 5 925 37 262 37 582 128 8901 130 1401 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trainss:
2-01. Ordinary. ..................* 56 345 416 54 108 564 19 129 5021 18 941 430 1 860 149 2 130 715 9 814 0201 9 536 534 25 541 7451 23 499 885 2--01
2-02. Light ............ ....... 764183 601061 353 365 143511 33 963 31143 127 08 91043 249 547 164 564 2-02
2-08. Total. ....... 5 7 109 59 9 54 709 625 19 482 867 19 255 741 1 894 112 2 161 858 9 941 32 8 9 62?7 577 2 5 791 292 23 664 449 2--08
8. Road locomotive-miles':
8--01. Principal. ......... ... .. 57 08 8 271 54 679 619 19 496 1701 19 266 3781 1 894 66 4 2 162 591 9 941 8481 9 628 603 25 755 5891 23 622 0471 3--01
342. Hle.. ................. 5 061 192 5 003 130 2575 916 2 818 078 129 143 151 831 646 642 609 199 1 709 491 1 424 022 &02
8-08. L gt. ................. 3 92!1 270 3 608 067 2 140 333 2 050 938 103 498 116 449 184 946 190 866 1 492 493 1 249 814 E-08
3-0M. .. .. ... .. .. .. .. 66 070 733 63 290 816 24 212 419 24 135 394 2 127 305 2 430 871 10 773 436 10 428 6681 28 957 5731 26 295 883 3-0
8--05. Total, steam only. 4 154 280 61 562 006 23 124 312 23 053 335 2 050 68 4 2 337 779 10 580 878 10 375 125 28 398 406 25 795 767 3-05
3-06. Total, electric only. ............... 1 18 4 1 1 2 50 8 5 9 29 4 2 91 9 95 16 2 7 6 6 21 99 3 9 2 17 8 06 21 16 2 5 96 3-06
3-07.Total,other.. ... .. .. .. .. .. 732 341 477 96 15867 86 897( -1 192 5581 5354 3811051 337 520 -07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .. .. .. .. .1 3 4 32 6 261 3 8 O3 10 6 1 8 8 7121 2 07 7 7 491 18 1 2 48 2 28 5 57 5 74 5 90 6 74 6 1 7 7 96 07 6 8 22 1 85 3 -08
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ... ....... 7 8 2 8 5 6 7 77 o 6 6 1 o 381 -1 8 5 86 6 toa 7 74 27 O 7 69 920 O 09
3-10.Electriclocomotiveunits. .. .. .. .. .. 62 09 59 785 4864 2 46 281 2254 3 6091 -1 11 20 2 9 948 3-10
3-11. Other locomotives.. 53 44 38167 32 5751 18 6501 -1 264 54 20 6101 19 463 3-11
3-12.Total. .. ... .. .. .. .. .. .1 4 3310291 4678 1241 1961 929) 2143 665 18502 232 166 583 440 680 779 1 002 158 1621 514 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4--01. Loaded, east.. 103 609 1069129 466 495 457 7321 37 778 41754 165 177 157 079 434 15 9 412 564 4-01
4-02. Loaded, west.. ....... ........ 773 781 694 774 218 862 210 557 4 0 78 4 54 079 99 551 94 046 414 584 336 092 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. ......... ... 1 8 77 39 0 1 76 3 90 3 6 85 35 7 6 68 2 8 9 7 8 5 62 9 5 8 33 2 64 7 28 2 51 1 2 8 48 7 4 3 7 48 6 56 4-03
4-04. Empty, east.. 57 780 353 001 82 209 91 602 308601 44 601 45 804 48 183 200 907 168 615 4-04
4-05. Empty, west.. ................ 723381 751385 348 590 350 244 26 389 29 381 107 703 108 989 240 69 262 771 4-05
4-06. Empty 'total.. .... ....... 1 081 161 1 104 386 430 799 441 846 57 249 73 982 151 507 157 172 441 606 431 386 4-46
4-07. Loade and empty,edast. ........ 1 461 389 1 4E2130 548 704 549 334 68 638 863555 208 9B1 205 262 635 066 581 179 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. .. .. .1497162 1 446159 567 452 560 801 6'7173 83 460 207 254 203 035 655 283 598 863 4-08
4-00. Loaded and empty, total. .............. 2 9 58 5 5 1 as68 es89 1 11 6 15 6 1 110 1 3 5 13 5 81 1 1 69 8 15 4 16 23 5 4 08 2 9 1 2 90 3 49 1 180 O4 2 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. .............. 5723354515 197 9453 1966 222099439562 255672328O 41
4-1 Psege-rancrs(n rihttaiseatan et...1 2 47 82 l38 8 1 8 3 8 19 62 0 11 02 33 01 4 65 8 10 7 8 6 17 411
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives.. ........* 1 3 7 3 3 7 1 6 56 7 5 6 4 6 6 6 5 9 41 4 61 71 6 3 3 8 08 5 46 2 35 3 518 2 2 76 92 81 3 9 56 8 6 3 6 29 8 1 5 0
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...... .... 3 6 44 399 3 37 3 4 5 4-8 1 2 87 3 2 7 9 O 6 11 52 6 3 3 46 2 83 5-02
5-03. Electric locomotives. .... ....* ** 2 64 89 3 2 71 9 39 167 5 4 5 17 0 8 9 O 35 51 8 4 4 0 4 O- 6 1 8 30 5 7 0 09 5--08
5-04. Other locomotives....... ......... 201 667 136 223 36 093 13 826 34 572 14 759 131 002 107 638 5-04
5-05. Total. ................ 17 18 4 3 01 16 438 366 6 250 298 6 126 2581 751 851) 852 586 2 420 9639 2 318 77 7 7 761 218 7 140 745 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (th~ou'sands):
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ..... 101 648 772 99 023 948 4 7 293 5151 46 765 256 6 390 692 8 040 649 17 677 457 17 012 164 30 287 108 27 205 879 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ....... 2 6 98 9 27 6 23 4 84 91 8 -4 1 8- 2 3 5 2 9 1 65 7 3 42 6 7 53 9 47 29 3 18 7 66 6-02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. .. ......* 2 3 67 3 4 8 4 89 17 4 1 7 69 8 O6 1 8 67 2 4 2 19 6 21 3 2 51 6 35 4 O1 3 29 37 O 2 97 6--08
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ... 1 5 43 2 7 8 9 99 7 79 2 74 8 2 9 3 8 5 5 335 1 82 1 O2 0 0 6 9 34 0 1 4 8 O3 9 18 6-04
6-05. Total in all freight trains. .......... 132 548 674 125 997 819 49 337 403 48 786 771 6 586 905 8 292 284 18 247 9681 17 279 904 58 376 398 51 698 860 6-05
8. Train-hours (including trnain-wtching hours at way staiors). .1 3 6018 69 2 7 3 o1 7 4 211 29573 1 2 685 6 7 1235 3 1 4 2 9 0 5 8 881 24 5 83 2 8 2 15 3 7 89 4 2 34 85 9
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary. ............. 8.2 7.8 11.4 11.2 10.5 12.0 8.8 8.5 6.6 6.0 9-01
902. Net ton-miles. .............89583)1,1 3412,5 5117486806s957690
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding hight trains): ~7 ,0 3811,1 ao02)117966606~g576 90
10-01. Locomotive-miles (prinexpal and helper). .9 1.09 1.1.4 1.15 1.07 1.07 1.07 1.06 1.07 1.06 10-01
10-02. Loaded freih car-miles. .a)e ...... .33. 5. 35.3: 42.2 5o2, 63 33* 00
10-08. Empty freih ear-miles. -1. 0&2* 30.8 34715.4 165)171 84 10-08
10-04. Total fre gt ear-miles (excluding caboose).: 52.5 53.o 8.3 585.o7. 42.4 42.i8 50.6a 5,0. 1~0-0
10-05. Gross ton-miles excludingg locomotives and tenders). .. 2, 352 e, 329 2, 579 2, 572 3, 41 3,821, 859 1,di 8123 2 2862,so lo-0
10-06. Net ton-miles. ,089 1,o5s 1,ao 1,19 1,909 2,lo age all 1,3195 M
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per loeomotive-mile. .1 260 260 258 254 353 351 225 222 26s 272 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mild....... 32.7 32.5 33.7 ~ 338 45.2 46.7 31630.8 31.o 30.0 12
13. Car-mile ratios:
18--01. Percent loaded of total freightecar-miles, eastbound. 55 528. 5o4. 7. 656.47. 30
18-02. Percent loaded of totalfreight ear-miles, westbound. .. 5. 48.0 38.6 3 .55 6.7 64.k 7.o 6.3 63** 56.1 13-02
1303. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). .. t. 61.5 1* .2 57.8 63.6 61.5 65.8 63.lr 18-08
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles. 8860.6 68.1 68.5 481 .662.4 62.6 51.2 55.1 1~04
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. .................. 15.9 16.1 15.o 15.o 15*.3 15.1 16.9 16.5 16.2 17.o 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excludinlg loomoties an~d tenders). ... 36, soo 37, on~ja,077 37, 869 53, 32o 58, o25 30, 991 29, 647 36, 6 a 37, 213 14-oz
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .1 15.2 17.7 19.6 21.8 24.6 26.9 12.7 15.6 11.8 13.8 15

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


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 122 0851 621BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATITICS


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

JUNE 1943


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

FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE, 1943 AND 1942





















SOUTHEF N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT~
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
194j 1942 1943 1942 194) 1942 194) 1942 194) 1942
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of month.# 227 9811 229 967 55 91 0 56 214 5 903 5 933 37 284 37 623 128 98 4 130 195 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. ...... ....33 087 878 315 795 666 117 381 630 110 638 397 12 827 681 12 522 654 61 292 631 56 112 944 151 585 996 136 721 671 2-01
2-02. Light................. 4 573 538 3467 599 2 177 22 1 735 314 ?08 05 8 174 298 753 50 9 562 004 1454 74 9 995 983 2-02
2-08. Total. ....................347 661 4161 319 263 265 119 558 852 112 3731 711 13 035 679 12 496 9521 62 026 14 0 56 674 948 153 040 745 137 717 654 2-03
3. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. ...................347 539 458 319 073 025 119 630 290 112 433 069 13 040 264 12 500 985 62 028 388 56 669 387 152 840 516 137 469 584 8-01
3-02. Helper.. ........ 31 769 548 27 548 2315 16 497 193 15 566 993 1 018 534 835 849 3 980 74 7 2 811 825 10273 074 8 333568 8-02
3-03.Light................. .. 23 990 73 20 760 604 13 090 171 11 6573940 614 885 68 2555 1 223 662 1 095 171 8 862 0151 7325~538 8-08
8-04. Total. ................. ..403 299 739 367 381 864 149 217 654 139 657 402 14 873 683 14 019 389 67 232 797 60 576 385 171 975 605 153 128 690 3-04
3-05. Total, steam only. 392 326 813 357 941 868 142 971 072 133 539 425 14 247 567 13 422 241 66 190 649 60 411 679 168 917 525 150 568 523 3-05
3-06. Total, electric only. ............... 6 9 9 7 3 2 7 2 58 9 2 5 8 6 4 87 5 6 98 3 47 6 26 11 6 5 97 14 8 97 8 12 9 96 28 697 7 -
8-07. Total, other... ...... 3 962 194 2 18 1 604 860 095 419 630 1 04 2 14 8 164 704 2 079 951 1 597 27 0 8-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ..... a 071 32?91 aS 764 943 12 261 5941 12 721 310( 1 304 430 1 584 391 3 657 464 3 860 686 4 847 841 4 798 556 MOS
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .. .. ... 4 6 71 2 8 5 4 3 5 6 O6 7 7 58 73 71 7 65 210 4 5 97 5 68 4 27 9 63 8 8-09
3-10. Electric locomotive units. 41 28 01 66213 2573543 283 8611 22 64 5 21 0501 -1 61 292 613902 3-10
3-11. Other locomotives. ... .. .. ... .. .1 304 87 6 198 53 7 187 24 5 94 7171 -1 -1 2 226 54 115 405 104 312 81
3-12. Total. .. .. .. .. ... ... .1 27 38 6 77 0 27 683 299 12 706 182 13 107 1001 1 327 07 5 1 405 441 5 733 407 3 925 950 9 622 106 9 243 608 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east.. ..... .......6531 9861 6065593 2 804 248 2 567 414 265 717 252 785 10O12 941 892 596 2 449 180 2 352 800 4-01
4-02. Loaded, west.. ................. 4 614 287 4 127 642 1 340 87 0 1 319 281 287 154 891 467 625 27 9 584 246 2 36 0 9 84( 1 932 648 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. ........ 11 146 27 3 10 19 235 4 145118 3 886 695 552 871 544 250 1 638120 1 476 8421 4 810 164 4 285 448 4-0
4-04. Empty, east............... 2 224 292 1 991 063 527 020 537 900 214 227 223 899 284 837 280987 1 198 208a 948 27 7 404
4-05.Empty,west.. .. .. ... .. .1 4197 77 4 026 940 2 0247 1829 464 193 2621 179 971 647 793 574 497 1393 251 1443 008 4-05
4-06. Empty total.. .. ........... 6 422 070 6 018 003 2 550 492 2 367 364 407 489 403 87 0 932 630 855 484, 2 531 459 2 391 28 5 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty,edast. 75 6 27 8 8 056 656 3 331 268 3 105 314 479 94 4 476 692 1 297 678 1 173 583 3 647 388 3 301 07 7 4-07
4-08. Loadedandempty,west. .. .. ... .. .1 8 812 065 8 154 582 3 364 342 3 148 745 480 416 471 438 1 273 07 2 1 158 743 5 694 235 3 375 656 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. ***** 17 568 343 16 211 238 6 695 610 6 254 059 960 360 948 120 2 570 750 2 332 326 7 341 62 3 6 676 733 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and west. 49 097 318 541 121 441 113 998 13 471 12 828 62 086 56 114 152 099 135 601 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in fre'iht trains), edas nd est .. 6 8 70 91 6 6 388 10 25 21 1 26 9 1 275 7 2 1 12 10 2 8 6161 4 5 08 0 4 4 7 8 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ........... 80 201 813 73 718 056 37 045 5357 34 411 111 5 005 665 4 657 87 2 14 636 246 13) 321 4571 23 514 365 21 327 616 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...... .... 2 1 520 3 99 1 9 4 43 9 8 4-5 55 2 36 14 3 17 0 9 O 21 8 4 2 56 1 9 27 2 5 22 5-02
5-03. Electric locomotives. 590 080 1593 67 956 29 971 58 291 389 283 493 342 97 338 598 5-08
5-04. Otherlocomotives. ........... .. 1 115 19 59 768 188 9351 65 254 189554 63 561 736709 463 953 5-04
s.c~5-05T~:~oi~r~netal .. * * * 104 427490 95 348 486 38 190 7661 35 448 5071 5289705 4 4 941 365 15 061 9431 13 555 9251 45 877 727 41 402 689 5-05
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .....617 327 186 55 2 761 590 288 532 951 260 821 953 46 132 05 91 44 623 13_9 110 844 164 96 746 187 171 818 012 150 570 311 6-01
o-02. Total mn oil-burming, steam locomotivetrains. ....... 154 142 196 130 588 108 3 532 1 704 885 1083 736 152 4317 313 129 500 840 ~02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. .......... 1 3 8 57 91 1 1 3 8 9 6 5 8 9 9 88 16 410 0 96 6 4 31 6 82 8 9 71 6 26 8 31 2 18 6 8 5 0 17 O 18 4 608
(M)4. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trainls. ... 8 5 54 3 4 2 4 4 19 7 O5 1 4 07 1 96 9 8 8 99 1 4 6 7 91 4 19 0 1 5 5 3 00 35 5 3 6 O1 7 91 6-04
6-05. Totalin all freight trains. .............793 881635 701 663061 299 928311 271 321 027 47 814 956 46 249 970 114 395 838 98 248 938 331742530 285 843 126 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsls* 372 604 643 312 030 682 143 038 313 123 850 346 26 274 202 24 964 724 53 376 534 43 455 974 149 915 594 119 759 638 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way rstation~s). 2 2 6 O5 7 8 1 19 8 8 4 8 7 8 4 43 54 O1 7 6 O4 4 7 21 8 92 6 94) 8 36 7 4 21 7 95 0 95 3 4 10 5 91 3 4 7 4 4 5 2( 7 9 76 6 8 O 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9M)1. NTrain-miles, oriay ...... ....83 7 11.6 10.9 12.0 11..5 9.1 b.P 6.5 5.8 9-01
9-0. ettonmies .. .. .. .. .. .9,0O ,46 4, 160 12, 172 24, 591 23,21o 7,910 6,381 6,42~1 5,082 9-02
10. Averages per train-mile (excludling hight trains):
10-01. Locomotive-miles (prnexlpal and helper). ... 10 10 1.14 1.14e 1.08 1.07 1.06 1.05 1.07 1.06 10-01
10-03. Empty fre ht car-miles. .............18.7 19. 21. 2.4 31.8 32.8 152 5. 11@
1M-4. Total frei ~t ear-miles excludingg caboose). .. .... 51.2 1* e57. 565 4.9 6.9 41.9 41. 18. 4,q 10-04
10-5. Gross ton-miles (excludmnglocomotives and tenders). ... 2,}14t 2,22255 42377 3.5 ,8671 easg 2,09 10-0
1M eto-ils .. ... .. ... ,08 988 1,219 1 119 ,4 ,2 7 7 8 7 40
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 259 260 256 254 356 352 ask ask 267 27o 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile. ......}.4 30.6 34.5 31.9 47.5 45.9 32.6 29.4( 31*2 27*.9 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freig~ht car-miles, eastbound. ..74.6 7. 428. 545. 817. 717* 84
13-0. Percent loaded of total freiglht carmiles, westbound. .....52.1, 50.5 39*4.9 59.8 61.8 915. 63.9 57.3 18-02
18-03. Percent loaded of totalfreightecar-miles least and west) 4 62.98 61.9 623 7. 57.4 6.7 6.3 65. 64. 18-08
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. 58.6 59*5 6.66. 48.1 6. 61.8 60. 509 4. 1-0
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. ................1.16 14.2 14.8 14.6 14.9 16*3 16.6 16.~2 17.3) 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding 'locomotives' and tenders). ..35, 119 35, 387 35, 522 35, 679 53, 56 3 55, 27'( 30, 193 as, so 5,ok 5 85 140
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .1 15.4 17,9 19.4 22.1 24.6 27.8 12.7 15.3 12.0 13,9 15


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#YRepresents an average of the mileage reported at the ol< o
*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at Initial and final terminals.


of each month within the peri A.


U 5 GOVER> MENT PRINTING OFFICE 1943--0-540159


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT gCONOMICS 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
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE, 1943 AND 1942



















SOUTHEI N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
194) 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. ...,,....... 2 2 7 9 3 51 2 29 5 031 5 5 7 5 1 5 6 1 9 5 8 9 5 9 2 21 7 25 6 5 7 51 71 1a 2 s 9 03 1 29 8 74 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trainss:
2-01. Ordinary. ................... 58 955 82o 56 532 807 20 279 161 19 452 613 2 237 562 2 105 662 9 869 743 9 785 6981 26 569 3541 25 188 834 2--01
2-02. Light. .................. 808 619 660 529 391 617 539 634 32 728 32 254 117 521 94 175 260 753 194 466 2-02
2-08. Total. .................... 59 758 439 57 193 336 20 670 7781 19 792 247 2 270 290 2 157 916 9 987 26 4 9 879 873 26 830 107 25 383 300 2-08
3. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal......... ........ 59 738415 57 167 90 20 682 07 19 8010861 2271046 2 138 664 9 987 967 9880 389 26797 32 8 253547 766 84
802. He pr.. 374 744 5188 958 2826 837 2818 170 176 008 143101 643 8521 645365 1728 047 15823522 8-42
8-08. L gh. .. ............ 4 197 620 3 839 971 2 304 493 2 136 4071 142 695 113 479 197 575 199 997 1 552 857 1 390 088 3-08
8-04. T 1 ...... ...... 69 310 779 66 196 834 25 813 404 24 755 663 2 589 749 2 395 244 10 829 394 10 725 751 30 078 232 28 320 176 8-44
8-05. Total, steam onl.... ..... 67 294 4071 64 384 8901 24 716 861~ 23 676 603 2 485 148 2 300o 520 10 625 316 10 605 169 29 467 082 27 802 5981 8-45
3-06. Total, electric only. 213 219 1 254 93 938 12 4 993 1401 104 601 94 724 170 494 167070 8-06
8-07. Tototloher.. . ... ... ... .1 803 153 557 010 158 4191 85 92 0 -1 204 07 8 120 5821 440 656 350 508 8-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 735 592 3 848 700 2 077 147 2088 478 216 2591 229 219 568 975 459 9671 873 211 87103J6 8-08
ao9. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ... .. .. .. .1 7 94 6 7 91 83O 2 14) -1 9 8 41 7 5 98 7 8 9 0 7 87 0 81 8 21 3 4 O -49
8-10. Electric locomotive units. ........... 6 5 9 5 6 2 9 5 2 51 4 2 3 47 5 44 5 41 8 3 8 O6 -* 11 11 8 11 6 O2 8-10
811. Other locomotives.. .......... ... 60 008 46 778 36 403 26 3051 -) 1565 7261 23 449( 19 747 8ll
8-12.Total. ... .. .. .. .. .. ... .) 4 656 2 81 4 788 644~ 2 164 9731 2 163 311 219 6771 235? 025 576 729 668 583l 1 694 859 1 723 725 812
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01.Loadedveast.. 1193 3321 1 109964 513 421 471521 44 8541 40 541 167 658 158 1261 467 419 439 7761 401
4-2.oaedwet. .. .. ... .. .. 16 773 733920 237 481 219 590 59 061 52 603 102 30 97 799 418 101 363328 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total. 010 105 1843 284 750 02 691111 103 915 93144 269 768 255 925 885 520 803104 4-08
4-04. Empty, east.. .............. 390 637 363365 8 419 9284o 42 499 41736 45187 50184 216 539 178 605 4-04
4-05. Empty, west.. ................. 750 590 773 063 355 456 351 939 29 011 28 497 103 158 109 e25 262 985 283 402 4-05
4-06. EmptyJ.total.. 141 227 11J6 428 441 868 444 779 71 510 70 233 148325 159 409 479 524 462 007 4-06
4-47. Loaaede and empty, east. ............ 1 5 8 3 9 69 1 4 73 3 29 5 99 8 3 5 64 3 61 8 7 35 3 82 2 77 2 12 8 2 5 2 08 3 1 0 6 83 9 5 6 18 8 1 4-07
4-48. Loaded and empty, west.. 567 363 1 506 38 r sa37 571 52 88 07 81 10 205 268 207 024 681 086 646730 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. .. 3 151 32 2 979 712 1 192770 1 135 890 175 425 163377 418 09 3 415 33 1565 04 4 1 265111 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east andwest.. 59 875 57 048 20935 20 024 2 341 2 207 9951 9 818 26 648 24 99p 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trainls) east and west.... 1 a 01 3 12 9 3 1 as 5 2 2 84 14 1 29 1 60 91 6 9 8 4 30 8 8 3 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands) :
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .... ......13 910 552 13 211 600 6 466 219 6 129 523 883 296 797 9501 a 363 23 8 2 317 457 4 197 799 3 966 6701 5-01
M02. Oil-burning steam locomotives ... .. .. .1 3 693 709 3j 590 967 80 5 753 29 857 3 657 956 3 561 030 5-02
5-08. Electric locomotives. ............... 278505 275 32 171 40 17 015 49148 43816 -* 57 752 59 491 5-08
5-04. Otherlocomotives................. 227 270 147 13 36 147 13 260 36 728 20 625 154 195 113 248 5-04
5-05. Total. ....................18 109 836 17 225 022 6 673 97 6 314 878 932 44 4 841 7661 2435 7191 2 367 939( 8 067 702) 7 700 439 5-45
6. Grees ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (thousands):
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .. 111 965 942 103 308 103 51 973 576 48 286 302 8 626 591 7 792 877 18 047 16 5 17 454 587 33 318 610 29 774 937 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ....... 2 7 3 64 7 6 51 5 157 1 71 -1 3 71 -- 2 68 80 6 2 O5 4 8 127 0 95 95 9 24 9 51 27 5 02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains. 2 5 33 17 3 2 5 02 5 66 1 8 69 0 5 3 1 8 75 4 99 2 83 7 6 0 2 49 8 0 5- 38 0 36 O 37 7 2 6 2 08
&44. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. 703 642 1 121 083 278 622 89 634 76 271 186 513 1 048 749 844 936 04
6-05. Total in all freight trains. ...... ... .1 143 567 522 132 088 879 54 121 251 50 251 806 8 910 351 8 042 082 18 692 242 17 846 581 61 843 678 55 948 410 &05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands)... 68 193 342 60 712 147 26 201 280 23 559 663 5 007 367 4 376 020 8 855 554 8 078 588 28 129 141 24 698 082 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 804 989 3 548 806l 1 412 719( 1 314 641~ 150 6171 141 5201 589 097 598 9151 1 652 556 1 493 732 8
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
se1. fain-miles, ordinary ......... 837.9 11711.2 12.8 11.5 8. b.4 6.6 6.3 90
0M2. Net ton-miles. .................9,651 6,533 15,16 13.525 2737 3.37 7686,946 7,o32 6,135 9-02
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains):
10-01. Locomotive-miles (prmexlpal and helper). .09 1.09 1.14( 1.15 1.08 1.07 1.07 1.07 1.06 1.06 1M1t
10-02. Loaded fre gt car-miles. 4132.5 37.o 35*5 46.4( 44.2 27.4 26.1 33331.9 10-02
10-08. Empt rih ear-miles. 4 20.1 21.8 22.9 32.0 33.4 15.o 16.3 18.1 18.3 10-08
10-04. Totlrih ear-miles excluding caboose). .. .: 4 .;6 5355.75 58** 78.42 77.6 42. 424 51.4 2~2 50. 10-04
16-05. Gross ton-miles (exeluding locomotives and tenders). .... ,45233 ,69,583 9 3891 9 ,822 3 ,21 10 5
10-06. Net ton-miles. ..... ...115 ,7 1,292 1,211 2.238 2,o78 897 826 1,o59 981 16-06
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .) 261 260 259 255 360 351 225 221 268 272 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile. 3.9 32.9 34.9 341M.2 47.o 32.8 316 1.1 30.8 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-1. Percent loaded ioftoLrretarml fre car-ils eaon. ... 7.37.38.6 83** 51.3 ?9.37* 5963 7.1 80
18-08. Percent loaded of total feght car-miles (east and west). 6. 6. 6. 3o.s 59. 57o6.56. 6. 3.
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles. ....59.4 60.2 68.4 68.2 432 43.5 62161.8 52.85. 13-04
1441Tri-mle.... .. .. ... .. 5.7 16114.6 1d5 *1: 5,915.1 15 .1q 17.0 16.5 16.2 1 7.0 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (exccluding locomotives an~d tenders). ... 37t'731 37.221 38,310 3825 5.59 5,2 1,73o 29,798 37.423 37.455 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* 1 17.4 19*7 21.5 24.2 27.3 12.5 14.9 12.o 13.8 15

*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at inita sand Anal terminals


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IN TERSTATE COM hiERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPOT SCONOlIOCS AND STATEISTCS


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
JULY (gg g


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 TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TIE MOKTH OF JULY, 1943 AND 1942





















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1943 1912 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942


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AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of month#. ...........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor war trains) :
2-01. Ordinary.. . . . . -
2-02. Light . . . . .
2-08. Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. . . . . .
8-02. H le.. . . .
lU) . . . .
8-05. Totl steam only.......... .....
8-06. Total electric oaly. . . . .
807. Totl other.. . . . .
Train-swithn locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coa -brning steam locomotives. ..........
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ..........
8-10. Electric locomotive units. ............
8-11. Otherlocomotives.. .............
3-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. L ae east. . . . . .
4-02. Loadd west.. . . . .
4-03. Loadd total. . . . .
4-04. Empty, east.. ... ..........
4-05. Empty, west.. . . . .
4--06. Empty, total.. ...............
4-47. 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-trainecarstin freight trains), eastand west.
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ..........
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives......... .
~03. Electric locomotives............. .
5-04. Other locomotives. ............ ..
5-05. Total. . . . -
6. Grees ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses thousandse):
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. .........
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 ways~tations). ..
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
01T. Tramn-miles, ordinary. .. ............
9-02. Net ton-miles. ................
10. Avernaes per tmrainmile (excludin'g light train~s) :
10-01. Locomotive-miles (prinexpal and helper). ......
10-02. Loaded fegt ear-miles. ............
10-08. Emt erih ar-miles......... ..
14-04. coateet ar-miles (excluding eaboose). ..
10-05. Grees ton-miles (excluding locomotives andtenders). ..
10-06. Net ton-miles. ................

11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per loeomotive-mile. ..
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. ............
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total rihcasr-miles, eastbound. .. .
18-02. Percentloaded oftotal cigtar-miles~westbound. .. *
18-48. Percent loaded of total feg car-miles (east and west). .
14-04. Percent eastbound of toa oddfreight car-miles. ...
14. Ave aes per train-hour:
1 -1. Train-miles. . . . . .
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excludinrg I bbi~e' rd tenders)


37 608
65 898 642
656 179
66 554 821

66 54 9 77 6
3 457 190
1 295 168
71302134
71016 848
285 28 6
4 52O 653

780

1 050 723
682 045
1732 767
531171
685 722
1014 893
13818>3
1 365 767
2 747 660
65 932
10312
1 5 6 411 9 0
200 764
84 186
15 926 140
114 200 774
1 289 217
60 5 5 28
116 095 519
51 534 356
4 009 506


5 902

15 065 183
240 786
15305 969
15 311 310
1194 542
957 580
17 463 432
16 732715
730 717

1 520 689
2 6 O 6 3

1 546 752
310 571
346 215
656 786
256 726
222 27 3
478 999
567 297
568 488
1 135 785
15 812
1424

5 8 88 9 61
340 537

6 229 498

54 758 650
1 9 66 6 5 7

56 725 307
31 281 569
1 04 3 311


5 932
14 428 316
206 552
14 634 868

14 639 649
978 950
796 034
16 414 633
15 722 761
6918072

1 612 610
2 4 8 5 6

1638 466
293 324
344 07 0
637 394
265 635
208 468
474 103
558 959
552 538
1 111 497
15 035
850
5 4 5 8 22
527 509

5 783 131
52 415 414
1 8 76 6 36

54 292 052
29 54(0 744
978 262


37 280
71 162 374
851 03 0
72 015 404

72 016 355
4 624 599
1 42123 7
78 062 191
76 815 965
1246 226
4 2%6 439 3
8 131 5
2 382
4 310136
1 180 479
727 40 9
1907 888
330 024
750 931
1080 955
1 510 50 3
1 478 340
2 988 843
72 037
13570 9

1 6 9 99 4 84
271 896
226 282
17 497 662
128 891 329
1 973 689
2 2 25 O6 2
133 088 080
62 232 088
4 3184 192


188 992

178 155 350
1715 502
179 870 852

179 637 844
12 001 121
10 414 87
202 053 837
198584 607
1 148 623
2 520 607
5 721 052
5 3 84 6 4
7 2 4 1
138 854
11 316 965

2 916 607
2 779 268
5 695 875
1 414 754
1 596292
3011Ol046
4 331361
4 375 560
8 706 921
178 747
53 510

2 7 7 1 16 4
24 942 87 5
400 14 9
890 241
53 945 42 9
205 13 6 687
179 533 27 2
2 5 67 21 0
6 3 4 80 4
393 585 97 3
178 032 468
11 127 57 0


130 151

161 910 505
1 190 449
163 100 954
162 817 350
9 915 890
8 715 626
181448 866
178 571121
1129 967
1947 778
5 669 592
5 10 0 97 8
7 2 9 O4
124 059
10 967 533
2 792 576
2 295 976
5 088 552
1126 882
1726 410
2 853 292
3 919 456
4 022 386
7 941 844
160 601
53 612

2 5 2 94 28 7
22 833 553
398 08 9
577 201
49 103 129
180 345 248
154 452 115
2 5 47 4 4 6
4 4 46 7 27
341 791 536
144 457 720
9 470 412


1
2--01
2--02
2-08
8-01
8-02
8-08
&O4
8-4)5
~06
8-07
8-08
3-09
E-10
8-11
8-12
401)
4-02
4-08
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
~01
6-02
6--08
6-44
6-05
7
8


227 975

402 043 698
5 376157
407 419 855
407 277 87 3
37 144 292
28188 353
472 610 518
459 621 220
8 203 951
4 785 347

25 806 921
5 4 65 9 64
407 23 9
364 884
32 045 008
? 725 326
5 431 24 3
13156 569
2 614 936
4 948 424
? 563960
10340 262
10 379 667
2O 719 929
408 972
80 692

9 4 11 2 3 65
25 214 771
1 868 585
1 341 805
182 537326
729 293 192
181 506 961
1 6 391 0 84
1 O 2 57 6 84
937 448 921
440 786 118
26 411 ass


229 903
372 328 47 3
4128128
376 456 601
376 240 930
32737 193
24 600 57 5
433 578 698
422 326758
8 513 326
27368614

26 613 643
5 18 2 8 2 O
4 29 16 5
245 315
32 470 943

7 175 557
4 860 962
12 036519
2 554 428
4 800 003
7154 431
9 529 985
9 660 965
19 190 950
575 590
79 527

8 6 9 31 9 3 3
23 034 951
1869 000
759 901
112 575 765
656 069 693
155 745 215
1 6 9 6 2 24
5 54 O 7 8 8
833 751 940
372 742 829
23 377 291


55 801

137 660 79
2 568 839
1140229 630
140 312 364
19 324 030
15 394 664
175 031 058
167 687 933
6 324 611
1018 514

14 338 741
30 8 7 6
;223648
14 671155

3 317 669
1578 351
4 896 020
613 432
2 378 928
2 992 360
393'1101
3 957 279
7 888 380
142 376
12 049

4 3 5 11 7 5
1127 699
225 282
44 s64 737

340 506 526
11 8 57 21 7
1 6 85 81 8
354 049 561
169 239 993
9 856 259


56 212

130 091 010
2 074 948
132165 958
132 234 155
18385 163
13 793 747
164 413 065
157 216 028
6 691487
505 550

14 8O9 7988
8 7 4 2
3 31 4 05
120 476
15 270 411

3 038 935
1538 871
4 577 806
630 740
2 181 403
2812143
3 669 675
3 720 27 4
7 389 949
134 022
14 553

4 O 54 O 6 34
635
1143 602
78 514
41763 385

309 108 255
3 903
1 197 21 4 2
4 88 5 13
321572 833
147 410 009
8 919 111


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9-02
1(M1
10--02
10-08
10-04


11
12
18-01
18-02
18-08

14-01
14-02


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51.5



74.7




15.4


7.6



19.2



260

31.0

75.3




59.6


11.6
14,306
1.14


57.3
2,572
1,229
256
34.6
84.4

67.8
14.2
35,921


12.0
25,ool
1.08
43.6

3.75 4


357
47.6



54.7


14.7


11.5
23,331
1.07
32.8
77.0
3,763
2,o34
352
46.o





15.0
55,498


9.0
7,874


15*2
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1,870
875
224

32.6
7*2
4.2

6 .9
16.4
30,356


8.3

1.05
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41.7 2
1762

223
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16.6
8a,955


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5,235
1.o6
31,4
17 7
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2,111
692
271
26.4

71,2

54.9
17.2
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12,370
1.14
35.2

1,133


254
32.2
82.8
41.4
61.9
66.4

14.8
36,o54


U 5 GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1943 -0-540159


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
*Exoludeal exitching time of train looomotifee at initial and final terminals.


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


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT IICONOMIC S AD 8TATIS1C8


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)










UNIV. O~Fl R US

mA\1 -` 1:



U.S. DEPO$JTOISY


SOUTHEl N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITIEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION ITEM NO.
1913 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1913 1942
AGGREGATES
1. Milesofroadoperatedatcloseofmonth.. ... 227 9531 229 4O5) 55 734 56 161 5 898( 5 912 37 256 37 443 129 O65 129 890 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. ................... 58 925 447 57 466 456 20 462 262 19 729 095 2 190 7751 2 178 142( 9 651 422( 9 809 )63 26 620 988 25 749 256 2-41
2-o2. Light. .................... 785 863 669 551 385 460 339 968 34 545 39 955 106 606 87 856 259 252 201 772 2--02
2408. Total. ................. 59 711510 58136007 2O847 722 20 069 063 2225320 2 218097 9758 028 9897819 26880O240 25 951088 2-08
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. PrincipaL .. ........... 59 698 076 58 099 983 20 862 166 20 075 555 2 226 1335 2 218 962( 9 758 9881 9 897 5161 26 850 7891 25 907 950) &41
so2. Hle.. 389 73 5 326 200 2869 607 2919 024 167 557 156 582 649 262 655 871 1703 505 1 594 723 8-2
8-08. .... ..... ..... 4 208 562 3 972 954 2 268 859 2 313 322 136 529 128 602 192 958 201 860 1 610 2161 1 429 172 &08
8-04. .... .... .... 69 296 569 67 399 139 26 000 632 25 207 901. 2 530 019 2 504 146 10 601 208 10 755 247 30 164 510 28 951 845 8-0
8--05. Total, steam only. ..... ......... 67 290 2191 65 560 938 24 923 723 24 139 889 2 425 24 8 2 404 299 10 405 868 10 604 8941 29 535 380) 28 411 856 8-05
8-06. Total, electric only. ............... 1 214 77 2 1 23 9 12 6 9 3 8 8 7 9 65 0 2 6 10 4 77 9 9 8 4 7 17 9 11 4 17 4 2 5 3 -06
8-07. Total other. .................. 791 378 599 075 146 02 2 102 986 195 540 150 353 450 016 345 736 8--07
Train-swithn locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal brning steam locomotives. 785 2431 3880567 2110 854 2091 169 21 515 0 228 8671 579 218 646 3821 882 02 1 91 9491 e-08
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives............ 7 9 0 35 6 7 04 6 632 8 8 56 7 86 71 8 58 19 8 -09
8-10. Electric locomotive units. ,........... 68 773 63 757 52 566 47 1351 471 4 035 12 936 12 587 810
8-11. Other locomotives. ....... 6 198l 53 613 35 743 30 758 3061 1 3081 24 149 21q $47 E-1
8-12. Total. ....... ..........4707 24 9 4864 7851 3198 9635 2169 068 216 62 1 23 9021 585 847 656 5461 1 705 8181 1 806 275 812
4. Car-miles (husands) :
4-o1. Loddeast. .................. 1 201 380 1 148 541 518 599 485 287. 44 232 43 7631 161 9533 158 8411 476 6161 460 6501 4-41
4-02. Laewest.. ................. 841 598 757 357 245 508 226 692 55 454 53 612 106 430 101 439 434 206 375 614 4-02
4-o8. Loddtotal,............. ... 2 042 978 1905 898 764 107 711979 99 686 97 375 268 363 260 280 .910 82 856 264 4-08
4-04. Empty, east.. ................. 375 566 383 410 85 374 97 066 42 967 43187 45 363 5 276 201 862 189 881 4-04
4-45. Empty, west.. ........... 764 447 784 895 364 802 348 473 IO 672 SO OO 101 208 111 245 867 765 295 107 4-05
4-06. Empty total................... 1 140 013 1 168 305 450 176 445 539 73 639 73 257 146 571 164 521 469 627 484 988 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. 576 946 1 55195 603 973 582 353 87 199 86 950 207 296 212 117 678 478 650 531 4-07
4-08. Loadedandempty,weet .. .. .. .. .. .1 1 606 045 1 542 252 610 310 575 165 86 126 83 682 207 638 212 684 701 971 670 721 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. 182 991 3074203 1 214283 1 157 518 173925 170 632 414 934 424 801 1 80449 1 321852 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east a~nd west. ....... ...... 5 9 79 65 8 1 41 8 1 04 1 2 O 33 '7 2 29 2 2 2 8 59 7 69 9 8 7 6 2 6 6 9 4 2 5 6 4 5 4-10
4-11. Passengrtrain epar (in freight tr~ain) edat and west.. 10 516 12 5 39 1 7 4 ~ 2 5181 16 7 1911 1 73 1 1 77 684 4 8 O5 6 4-11
5i. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
601. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ........... 131 963 938 13 514 219 6 534 230 6 245 450 858 195 839 002 2 310 259 a 322 455 4 261 244 4 107 312 5-01
5--02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...... ... 3 68 7 75 5 579 3 2 9 34 85 3 4 4 O 63 5 37 3 5 45 8 8 5-42
5-08. Electric locomotives. .... .......... 279 804 274 236 168 343 165 563 49 2461 47 493 62 216 6110 508
5L44. Other locomotives. ....... 80 853 154 791 36 877 16 965 35 104 26 612 158 872 111 816 5044
5-05. Total. .. ... .. .. .. .I 18 162 3401 17 522 575 6 739 4491 6 427 3761 907 441 886 495 2 379 746 2 382 507 8 135 7041 7 826 197 5-05
6. Gross ton-miles of care, contents, and cabooses (thousands):
~01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .l 1 80 391 106 827 991 535 010 798 49 629 00 9 8 428 14 4 8 11 840 17 935 128 17 799 11 1 4 106 521 31 288 031 60
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains.... 27 095 791 25 453 078 253 107 225 442 26 84o 684 as 227 636 02
6-03. Total in electric locomotive trains...... 2 510 455 a 479 789 1 821 330 1 822 810 280 157 264 984 408 968 391 995 6-08
6-44. Total in other locomotive andmotonrertrains. 1731 940 1 210 833 269 656 104 078 367 387 253 784 1 094 697 852 971 6-44
6-05. Total in all freight trains. ...... 144 816 57 135971 691 55 101 784 51 555 897 8708 301 8376624 18 555 22 18 278 37 62 450870 57 760633 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thous~andes). 68 950 386 62 414 327 26 745 013 24 283 600 4 842 310 4 571 614 8 794 781 8 291 424 as 568 284 25 267 689 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at ways~tations). 3 855 242) 3 674 7321 1 439 90 9 1 354 6881 150 06 5 1.47 0041 583 487 604 830 1 661 7811 1 568 209 8
AVERAGES
9. Ave aepr mile ofroad perday:
9-0 Train-milesordinary.............. .. 83 .1 11*8do 11.k 1s2.0 ~ 11.9 8.4 8.5 6.7 6.4 9-01
9-02. Net ton-miles. ..............9,757 8,776 15401,4 64424,944 7,615 7,143 7,140o 6,275 MS2
10. Ave o lemu s ri~n p r). . ..09 1.14 1 15 .os1o1071o .o 00
1020. Loaded freih ear-mniles. ......... ...3.3. 3b.1 b 52. 653. 25 1-0
10-08. E ptJprih car-mile s. .9 ... 032.0 22. 6 335 5.2 6.8 17.7 18.8a 10-0
10--04. eo~reg~ ammile e (excluding caboose). .... .o ~ 53.5 59*3 58.7 9.1 7i~ 43.o 51. 51ft 3, 10--04M
1(M5. Grees ton-mniles (excluding locomotives and tenders)., ,2 366 2,69 ,613 3,975 3,sr 1, 923 ,2 4 2 40
10-6. Net ton-miles. .. .. .. .. .. .. .I 1, 1,086 1, f07 1,2r31 2,210 2,099 911s~ 1,07) 9a 1 1-06
11. Groes ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 262 260 259 255 359 354 224 222 270( 271 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. ... .. .. .. .I 33.7 32.7 35.0 )4.1 48.6 46.9 32.8 31.9 31.4 30.2 12
18, Car-mile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total rigt earmiles, eastbound. . 76.2 75o85.9 3. .8537.17* .20.8 18-01
18--0. Percet loaded loftolndgtal cmiar-mles wetbon. .. 52.1, '49. 623. 4.1 1 51.3 4 .76. 61.9 60 80
1(H 8. Percent loaded ottotal feh car-miles least and west). ...64.2 62.0 62.9 61. 75716. 6*6.033 1 8
18-0. Percent eastbound of total laded freight ear-miles. .5.a 60.3 67.9 68.2 444449603. 52.3 55.1. 108-
14. Av~ele ur:tra_,Ta~U: 1 .6 15814. 1 14.14. 15.1 16. 7 16.4 16.2 16.5 14-41
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding loeomoti regs and t~enkrs).. 37, 59 370238,26 38,o57 58,030 56,984 31,8101 30,221 37,5a1 36,832 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .( 15.5 16.8 19.7 20.8 23.9 26.3 12.9 14.3 12.0 13.5 15

*Excludes switching time of train locomotivsl at initial and Anal terminal.


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

I Il11ll ll l11l1111ii IIIIll I IlilI III1111lll111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 5704 g y g


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

Fox usE IdourH OF AUGUST, tW3S AND IMSt


Statement No. M1.-211 (OS-A)
AUGUST 1943




















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESI'ERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1943 1942 194j 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942


I I I I I I I I I I


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ACGREGATES
1.MYiles of road operated at lose of month#.... ....
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2--01. Ordinary.. . . . . .
M2- Light. . . . . .
2-08. Total. . . . . .
8. Road loeomotive-miles:
8--1. Principal.. . . . . .
8-02. H le.. . . . . .
&-08. .iht . . . . .
SAM1. .... .... ...
8-05. Ttlsteam only.................
8-06. Tt electric only. ...............
8-07. Toaother. .................
T *n~ichn locomotive-miles:
8-08. Colbunn steam locomotives. ...........
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
8-10. Electric locomotive nnits. .............
8-11. Other locomotives. ................
8-12. Total. . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. L ae east.. . . . . .
4-42. L ae west.. . . . . .
4-48. Loaded, total. . . . . .
404. Empy ent ................
4-45. Empy west.. ...............
4-06. Em y 'total.. . . . . .
4-07. oad and empty, east.. .........
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. ...........
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. .............
4-10. Caboose, east andweet.. .........
4-11.. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west ...
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousande):
5--01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .........
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ..........-
5--08. Electric locomotives. .........
5-04. Otherloeomotives. ...... .....
5-05. Total. . . . . .
6. Grees-ton-miles of ears, contents, and cabooses (thtousands) :
6-01. Total in coal-burmang, steam locomotive trains. ......
&-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotivetrains. ......
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. ..... ...
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ... .*
t6-0. Total in all freight trains.
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandse).
8. Train-hours includingg train-owitching hours at way stastions). ..
AVERAGES
9. Aveae e mile of moad per day:
M I. Tr miles, ordinary. ........... .
0-2. Net ton-miles. .........
10. Averae per train-mile (excluding light tra8ins) :
1 M1. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper). .......
10-02. Loaded freih car-miles..............
10--8. Emt rih car-miles..............
10-04. Toa~rhcar-miles (excluding caboose). . ..
10--5. Grees ton-miles (excluding loeomotivee andtendere). ...
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:
18-41. Percent loaded of total ~ghcar-miles, eastbound. .. .
18-02. Percent loaded of total eggtar-miles, westbound. .. .
18-08. Percent loaded of total crih ar-miles least andwest). ..
18-04. Percent eastbound of toa oddfreight ear-milds. ....

14-02. Groes ton-miles (excludinlg loomotires andl tenders). ...
15. Percent train-switehing hours at way stations of total train-hours. ..


37 277

80 813 796
957 636
81 771 432
81 775 343
5 273 861
1614195
68 663 399
87 221 8 33
1 441 566
4 605 657
87 638
2 6 88
4 895 983
1 342 412
83 839
2 176 251
375 387
852 139
1227 526
1717 799
1685 978
3 403 777
81 806
1 5 4 4 2
19 309 74 3
306 27 9
261 386
19 877 408
146 826 457
2 226 796
2 590 449
151643 702
71 026 869
4 967 67 9


37 587
75 708 605
744 035
76 452 640
76 447 292
4 113 061
1497 028
82 057 381
81621742
435 639
5 167 035
81 956
2 O 8 8
5 251 07 9
1 209 563
783 484
1993 047
384 447
794 967
1179 414
1 594 010
1578 451
3 178 461
75 808
1 2 0 8 6
17 963 645
234 204
110 798
18 308 647
131 999 885
1 514 659
859 312
134 373854
59 825 77 8
4 614 336


227 973

460 969 145
6 162 020
467 131 165
466 975949
42 534 023
32 396 915
541 906 887
526 911 439
9 418 723
5 576 725
29 592 164
6 258 999
476 018
4 25 0 8 8
36 752 257

8 926 706
6 272 841
15199 547
2 990 502
5 712 871
8 703157 3
11 917 208
11 985 712
23 902 920
468 768
9 1 20 9
108 076 293
28 902 524
2 148 89
1572 658
140 699 666
842 773 583
208 600 75;
18 901 53#
1082 265 49118 6
509 735 520
30 245 71;2


229 840


55 794


56 205


5901

17 255 958
275 331
17 531 289
17 53744 3
1 361 899
1094109
19 993 451
19157 963
835 488

1 733 839
29 534
1 76 357 5

354 803
401 669
756 472
299 693
252 945
552 638
654 496
654 614
1 309 110
18 10 4

6 747 156
389 783
7 136 939
63 186 794
2 246 814
65 433 608
36 123 879
1 193 37 6


5 931

16606 458
246 507
16 852 965
16 858 611
1 155 532
9246 6
18 918 779
18127 060
791 719

1 842 477
28 891
1871368

937 087
597 68 2
734 769
508 822
238 538
547 360
645 909
636 220
1 282 189
17 3ao

6 294 824
374 802
6 669 626
60 527 256
2 141 620
62 668 876
33 912 358
1 125 26 6


129 001
204 776 338
1 974 754
206 751 09
206 488 633
15 704 62
12 025 088
232 218 347
227 919 987
1 327 737
2 970 623
6 603 073
6 171 361
85 34 6
16 3 OO 3
13 022 783
3 393 223
3 213 474
6 606 697
1 616 616
1 864 057
3 480 673
5 009 839
5 077 531
10 087 37 0
205 441
6 0 3 54

31 973 408
28 596 24 7
462 565
1049113
62 081 13 3
239 243 008
206 373 956
2 976 17 8
7 443 701
456 036 84 3
206 599 7866
12 788 489


130 117
187 659 761
1 392 221
189 051 982
188 725 300
11 510 613
10 144798
210 380 711
206 782 97 7
1 304 220
2 293 514
6 583 541
5 959 170
85 491
14 5 6 O6
12 773 808
3 253 226
2 671 590
5 924 816
1 316 763
2 021 517
3 338 280
4569 989
4 693 107
9 263 096
186 244
6 1 66 8
29 401 599
26 379 441
459 269
68 9017
56 9329 326
211 6331 27 9
179 679 751
2 939 41
5 299 698
399 552 169
169 725 409
11 038 621


429 794 929 158 123 05 31 49820 105
4 797 679 2 954 2991 2 414 916
434 592 608 161 077 3521 15 2 235 021


434 340 913
38 065 393
28 573 531
500 977 817
487 887 696
9 752 452
3 337 689
30 494 010
6 o49 868
492 92
a 9 9 a8
37335 728

8 324 098
5 618 519
13 942 417
2757 836
5 584 898
8 522 756
11061936
11203 217
22 265 153
4337571
9 1 8 66
too 446 152
as 614 280
2143 236
894 692
130 090 360
762 897 684
181 198 313
18 876 013
6 751 621
969 78 631
435 1!$7 154
27 052 022


152 509 710
21 504 187
16 007 06 9
189 620 966
181 355 917
7 656 513
608 536
16 900 957
8 742
578 540
15 1 2 34
17 439 473
3 524 222
1765 563
5 289 785
727 806
2 529 876
S257 682
4 252 028
4 295 439
8 547 467
154 359
1 7 07 1

46 786 084
635
1309165
94 877
48 190 761
358 737 264
3 903
13 794 952
592 611
373128 730
171 693 609
10 273 799


161174 530
28 193 637
17 663 523
201 031 690
192 61 656
7 255 498
1 164 536

16 449 595
361132
.2 59 9 1
17 070 118
3 836 268
1 823959
5 660 127
698 806
a 743 730
3 442 536
4535S07 4
4 567 589
9 102 663
163 417
1 3 age

50 045 986
1 296 041
51 604186
39 5 gl 324
13 678 547
1 955 474
409 151 54 5
195 985 006
11 296 168


8.3



51 9
2,3%
1,106
260

33.5
74.9

5d.7

35, 82
15.4


6.65

1.07
17.0
49.3
2,227
1,009
267

31.3
6 .7
6 .3
6 .5
51.4
16 2
35,64o
12.o


801
8-2
10-01
1(H2
10-08
10-4
10-5
10-06
11
12
18--01
118-2
1~03
1804
14-01
14-02
16


7.7




51.8



75.2

59.7
16 1
55,8i7
17.7


15.1
21.8
57.6
2,588
1,239
257
34.6
84.6
39.9
62.2
67.8
14.3
36,220
19.5


11.0
12,571
1.14
35.3
218


254
32.5
82.9
41.1
61.9
66.5
14.8
36,318
21.9


12.0
25,192





2,09)
357
47.8





14.7
54,s31
24.5


33.0



353






57.3


1.07
26.9






32.6
7.1
95
39
61.7
16.
30,52
12.7


1.0



223

3.9




16.6
29,121
15.1


5,348
1.06
31.6
49j.4


271
28.6
71.2
56.9
64.0
54.9
17.
36,19
13.8


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


of each month within the period*


US9 GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE .1943--0-540159


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREMI OF TRANSPORT BCDNOMICS AND ST~ATIRCIC


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 BIGlfr MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1983 ANED 1982








Subject to revision

UNIV. OF FL UBa.


U.S. DEPOSITORY


SOUTHEI N DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRI~r WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTL9 REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION ITEM NO.
1943 1942~ 1943) 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated atelose otmenth.. ........... 227 8701 229 046 55 688 56 1461 5 896 5 912 37 256 37 42 3 129 0301 129 5651 1
2. Train-milee (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-41. Ordinary.. .................. 57 625 154 56 946 505 19 549 097 19 166 105 2131 5511 2 154 861 9 44 893 9 9 604 705( 26 495 567 26 020 8321 E01
2-02. Light. 747 346 678 416 354 553 325 517 30 220O 37 607 101 859 96 213 260 714 219 079 2--0
-08. Total. ... .. .. .. .. .. ... .1 58 372 5001 57 624 9211 19 903 6501 19 491 622 2161 771 2 192 470 9 550 798 9 700 918 26 756 281 26 239 911 2-08
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8--01. Principal.................. 58 359 62 57603 75 19 917 19 19 503514 2162500 2 193 1041 9 551 479 9700 814 26 728 444 26i206 518 8-01
8-02. ... ... .... 5 276 773 5191 211 2 722 261 27571564 158 080 161 514 680 194 643 593 1716 238 1 628 541 8--2
8-08. .... .... ..... 4 043 939 3 920 768 2 141 989 2 114 259 129 442 131 031 194 922 198 875 1 577 586 1 476 603 8-48
8-04. .... .... ..... 67 680 333 66 715 729 24 781 448 24 375 137 2 450 028 2 485 649 10 426 595 10 543 281 SO 022 268 29 311 662 8--04
8--05. eoa~team only.. 65 625 620( 64 888 051 23 735 293 a397 901 2346 779 a385 871 10204 665 10 402 405 29 358883 28 801 874 8--0
8-06. Toa electric only. .. 18 333 1 249 498 891 95i 968 095 103243 99 778 Is 142 181 625 $-0
8-07. Tt other. .................. 871 37 578 18 154 204 109 141 221 930 140 876 495 243 328 163 ~0
Trainsithn locomotive-miles:
8-08. Colbunn steam locomotives. ... ... ..3 754 6491 3 912 374 2 070 814 2 079 023 209 34 0 230 8621 586 3355 644 3981 888 160 958 091 8-48
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 790 999 867 719 6 480 9 672 784 519 858 o47 MS
8-10. Electric locomotive units. 65268 64 791 50197 48 093 3182 4122 11 883 12 57 8-10
8-11. Other locomotives. ............... 6 1 4 0 9 53 4 1 8 3 54 ~4 3 2 0 7 4 38 49 24 2 6 4 81 20 4 24 0 811
12e.Total. .. ... .. .. .. .. .1 4 672 3191 4 898 302, 2155 535 2159190 212 528 234 984 593 199 654 994 17110431 1 849134 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4--01. Loddeast................... 1166 946 1 146 255 487 088 469 907 434611 43 586 154 785( 153 823 481 612 479139 4-01
4-02. Ieddwest.. ................. 830 586 751 468 238 077 222 719 54 977 51 558 105 778 102 057 431 754 375 134 4-82
4-08. Loddtotal. 1 997 532 1 897 725 725 165 692 624 98 438 94 944 260 563 255 880 913 366 854 273 448
4-04. Epyeast. .8 ................ 32 35 4 350 333 84 619 69 033 42 318 39 707 49 277 50 085 206 140 171 548 4-04
4-05. Emp west.. 730 62 762 970 347 353 3330 29 75 31040 9 660 101336 259 849 291 88 4I-05
4-06. E pytotal.. ............... 1112 97 1 113345 431 97 428 39 72077 70 74 142 93 151 42 465 98 462 83 4-46
4-07. oe and empty,edast....... 1 549300 1 496 628 571 707 558 940 85 77 85 093 304 06 203 908 687 75 650 687 4--07
4-08. Loaded and empty, west............ 1 5 61 20 7 1 5 14 4 3 8 5 65 4 3 O 56 2 2 8 4 7 36 8a 5 9 8 19 9 4 3 2 0 3 9 3 6 91 6 0 3 6 66 4 22 4-48
4-09. Loaded and empty,total.. 110 507 3011 066 11571371 1 12-096 170 15 165 69 403 50 407 301 1 79 35 1317 109 4-40
4-10. Caboose, east and west. ...... S 498 57 706 20 108 19 747 a 224 a ad 9 566 9 646 26 600 26 0.49 410
5l. Gatoengemta ldlmarsotin freigh dains),east and west. o 37 9 14 7871 1 692a 2 189 ao 429 1 854 2 156 6 627 to 073 4-11
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 1 3 5 28 5 2 6 1 3 3 4 4 3 9 2 1 3 10 8 6 0 32 5 7 g 8 27 1 641 8 32 5 4 5 2 2 57 8 8 1 2 2 68 6 1 9 4 23 O 37 3 4 2 OO 90 3 6-41
6-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. 655 019 5 549 327 30 946 31 602 3 624 073 3 517 725 5-02
5-08. Eleectrclocomotives. 280 245 278 615 164 383 168 447 49 056 47 232- 66 803 .6 936 5--0
5-04. Otherlocomotives. 52 796 145 159 38 753 15 919 36 868 25 589 177175 103 651 604
Sc5. Total. .................. 17 716 5631 17 307 5401 6 416 24 4 6 216 736 876 22G 879 779 2 325 695 2 325 810 8 098 424 7 885 215 5-05
6. Grees ton-miles of ears, contents, anld cabooses (thou~a;sands:
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. .. 109 467 262 105 239 057 50 203 252 47 852 921 8 289 771) 7 945 645( 17 355 261 17 368 440 33 618 978 32 072 0471 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. 2 6 9 55 25 41 2 5 135 8 3 -. 2 4 1 5 5 2 2 1 0 6 9 6 713 7 0 2 24 9 24 7 6 6-42
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. 2 4 65 79 5 2 5 56 2 9 7 1 7 48 2 53 1 9 00 19 a 2 69 3 5 2 66 4 1 4 48 20 5 8 9 6 9 0 4-0
6-04. Total ineother locomotive and motorcar trainrs. 1 883 125 1 225 887 285 583 165 981 38 5 147 238 890 1 212 395 821 016 6-04
6-05. Total in all night trains. .1 140 771 436 134 157 071 58 237 066 49 919 Q94 8 559 128 8 212 064 17 981 96G 17 818 399 41 993 280 58 207 514 6-45
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thous~andse). 66 5i?2 051 61 943 930 25 172 122 23 649 760 4 783 097 4 465 735 8 460 624 8 209 249 28 106 208 25 619 186 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). 7 64 44 3 3 6 96 6 9 9 1 38 1 97 8 1 38 8 12 C 14 8 6 O 14 8 4 O 5 75 8 44 5 99 3 2 5 1 6 58 017 1 6 20 8 5 2 8
AVERAGES
.OI Av~i-ile odod Mr ............ .. 8.4 8.t~ 11 k 12 1 12,1 8.5 8.6 66. ,511o
902. Net ton-mies. ,3 9,01 1,o 14,d1 27,o41 25,179 7,575 7 .3127,8 59 9-0
10. 1 Ave otvmie (pEd ~ a an d *epr). .09 1.1 4 Ir 1 147 01.0 10 1.06 10-01
10-2. Loaded frihca-minles.......... 333. 3).1 02 ,1 ~ 27.6 28b.J.8 10-
10-08. mt rih car-milee. ..... 3 1962.1 22. 13.8 32.8 15.1 15. 17.~6 178 1048
1 04l. Tt fear-eemiles (excluding caboone).. o.2;k 52 *2 5 ~ jj .5s o74.74. 1 950. 10-04
10-05. Groes ton-mniles excludingg locomotives and tenders). ,232 ,403 1 ,0 ,5 ,227 1(M
10-06. Net ton-miles. .... .... .. 101 2,2 2028W8C1, 8 0e
11. Grees ton-miles of locomotives, and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 262 259 259 255 358 351 223 221 270 1 69 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile. .. .. .. ... .1 533*3 32*6 *7 3 46 57.0 32.5 32.1 30.8 to.o 12
18. Car-mile ratice:
18-01. Percentioadedottotal ripcar-miles~e~astbound .. ... 75. 3 .6 85.2 84.1 50.7l 5i~2* 75. 75.4 To:o .1 18-01
11M2. Percent loaded of total ~t car-miles, westbound. ..... 5. 6t.7. 496245 o2 6..3 1802
18-08. Percent loaded oftotal 6 ~hcar-miles (east and west). .64. .6T .0~ 627.8 057.3 6462.8 62.9 1-08
18-04. Percent eastbound of total~jse night car-miles. .d .2 a4 4.2. 57594o.5.7 184
14. Av~e les p tanhur: .6 1.s 14. 11. 1. 16.6 16.2 161 6.2 14-C01
14-02. Grees ton-miles ( clud~i aglocmoti ree ad tenl~er). 7tk5 36 91 37,799 37,586 57,59' 55,337 31,227 29,731 37.390 35.912 14-02
15. Percent tain-switching hounrrtPsat wysttons of total train-hours.* 1. 16.a 20.2 21n.1 23.7 26.2 13.5 10.3 12.0 13.S ta


~i~ I~a/~ a ~; rL~ a/g


*Excludes, switching time of tran loeomotives at faitial and Anal termnals~.


UNIVERSITY O FLORIDA

YIIIIIIIIIW HI~illlll111 INTERSTATE COM 14 BRCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 5563 WBURAUOP3TRAIMWORT CONOMIEBC~SD ANATLISMC8


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

Fox THs WNowrH OF SEPIEMBER, 1Q13 AND tWSt


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
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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 statisrtice representing 137 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

POR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER, 1943 AND 1942


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEMU POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1913 1942 1943 1942


I I I I I I I I I t


86.3
9,260

J].2




260

33.5
7.o
.4



35.969
15.4


I I 1 I I I I I -


I


Png, a


5 9011
.9 387 50 9
305 551
.9 693 060
.9 699 94 3
1519 979
1223551
!82443 473
!11504 74 2


1 943 17 9
32 716
1975 995
598 264
456 646
854 910
342 010
282 704
624 714
740 27 4
1 479 624
2032 8
1 7 97

7 574 320
4 38 8 39
8 013 15 9
'1 476 565
2 516 171
'5 992 736
L0 906 976
1 34 19 8 O


5 928
18 761 3521
284 114
19 045 435
19 051 715
1297 046
1055 667
21404 428
20 512 931
891 497

2 073 539
33 013
2106 552
380 473
449 240
8239 713
548 529
269 57 8
418 107
729 002
718 618
1 447 820
19 584
1 47 O

7 127 369
4 22 0 34
7 549 403
68 472 905
2 408 035
TO 880 940
38 578 093
1 27 3 6 6 8


AGGREGATES
1. Milos ofroad operated at close of month#. ...........
2. Train-miles (loeomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. . . . . .
2-02. Light. . . . . .
2--8. Total. . . . . *
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal.. . . . . .
8042. He pr.. . . . . .
6-W. Lih .
S-04. T ta. . . . . .
8-05. Totl steam only.. . . . .
8-06. Toa electric only. . . . .
8-07. Total other. . . . . .
Train-swithn locomotive-miles:
8--08. Colbrigsteam locomotives. ...........
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
8-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
8-11. Otherlocomotives.. ..............
8-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (huads):
4--01. L ae east.. . . . . *
4-02. L ae west.. . . . . .
4-48. L ae total. . . . . .
4l-04. Empty, east.. . . . .
4-05. Empty,wneet.. . . . .
4-06. Empty, total.. . . . .
4-07. Loaded and empty east ......******
4-08. Loaded and empty: weet.* ******
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. .......-*****
-10. Caboose, east andwest......... .** -
41.Passenger-train cars (in freigh~t trains),east and west .
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (huad)
&-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...********
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. .........**
&08. Electric locomotives. ..*************
5-04. Other locomotives.. .. .. * *
5--05. Total. . . . . -
6. Grees ton-miles of cr contents, and cabooses (thousands):
6-01. Total in solbrig team locomotive trained. ......
6-02. Total in oi-unnsteam locomotive trains. ......
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. ..........
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motowcar trains. .....-
6--05. Total in all freight traine.............a
7. Net ton-miles, avenue and nonrevenue thousandse). .......
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). ...

9. A~rgeemle o iof prod pr ay
tM1 Tri 'ie ordinary. .. .............
iM2. Net ton-m le. ...............
10 v061 Loooiv-ie (pcpna and hepr). .......
160-2. Loaded freih ear-miles..............
1~08. Eint freih car-miles. .............
10-04. T tlriB~car-miles (ezeluding e~boose). .. ..
1(M5. Gross 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-milee per loaded car-mle. .............
18. Car-lrile ratios:
18-01. Percent loaded of total fegtear-~mles, eastbound......
18--2. Percent loaded oftotal igtear-miles, westbound. .. ..
18-08. Percent loaded of total fegt ear-miles (east and west). ..
18-04. Percent eastbound of tot noaded freight car-miles.....
14. Averae per train-hour:
1 -1. Ti~ain-miles. . . . . .
14-02. Games ton-miles (excludinlg locomotivre an'd t~enders). ...
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours* .


37 275
90 262 735
1 059 495
91322 230
91526 822
5 954055
1809117
99 089 994
97 426 498
1 663 496
5 391 992
94 118
3 07 2
5489182
1497197
939 617
2 436 814
424 664
945 799
13570 463
1 921 861
1 885 416
3 807 277
91 37 3
17 29 6
21 567 624
337 225
2 98 25 4
22 203) 103
164 181 718
2 4 68 3 4 8
2 97 5 5 9 6
169 625 662
79 487 493
5 5 43 5 2 3


37 5'8 2
85 313 310
840 248
86153 558
86 148 106
4756 653
1 495903
92 600 462
92 024 147
576 515
5 811 433
91 628
3 012
5 906 073
13463 386
885 541
2 248 927
434 5J2
896 503
1330 835
1797 918
1781844
3 579 762
85 454
1 4 2 4 2
20 232 264
265 806
1 36 3 8 7
20 634 457
149 568 325
1 7 25 7 2 8
1 0 98 20 2
152 192 255
68 035 089
5 21 3 6 61


189 004
231 271 905
a 235 468
233 507 373
233 217 07 7
15 420 864
13 602 67 4
262 240 615
257 258 87 0
1515 879
3 465 866
7 491 233
6 955 880
97 229
189 484
14 7331826
3 874 835
3 645 228
7 520 06 3
1822756
2 123906
3 946 662
5 697 591
5769134
11 466 725
232 041
6 6 9 81

36 203 781
32 220 321
5 29 16 8
1 2 26 2 8 8
70 179 558
272 861 986
235 3O8 7 6 5 8
3 424 383
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U S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE I1943-0-540159


INTER STATE COM lMER CE COMMIS SION
BUREBAU OF TRANSOT IIODNOMIhCS AND 8TAT~ISTICB







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Subject to revision

SUNIV. OF~ FL LIB.-


U.s. DEPOOITORkY


SOUTHEl N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT~
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION ITEM NO.
1943 1942 1913 194194 11942 1943 1942 1943 ig942
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose of month.. ...........227 819 228 743 55 667 56 108 5 8961 5 9081 37 237 37 3881 129 013( 129 339 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar traine)j:
2-01. Ordmnary. ................... 59 559 778 59 987 560 19 975 139 20 053 580 2 192 439 2 235 275 9 827 130 10 129 089 27 565 0701 27 569 618 2-41
2042. Light. .................. 794 809 729 130 361 427 338 781 331 706 38 143 104 532 102 790 295 344 249 416 2-02
2-08. Total. ....................60 354 5871 60 716 6901 20 336 566 2O 392 361 2 2236 145( 2 273 4161 9 951 462 10 231 879 27 860 414 27 819 034 2-08
8. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal. ........... ...... 60 344 35 3 60 698 961 20 551 733 2O 404 534 2 226 797 2 274 257 9 931 838 10 231 495 27 833 9851 27 788 6751 8-01
8-42.He pr.. 486 598 5 612 922 2838 48 2 911956 162 080 172 33 708 840 686 58 1 777 19 1 842 047 8.02
8-08. ih....... ........... 4 252 940 4 148 953 2 236 615 2 212 358 132 213 138 457 206 524 206 116 1 677 588 1 592 028 8-08
8-04. .... .... .... 70 06 3 691 7 0 460 836 25 426 833 25 528 848 2 521 090 2 585 046 10 847 202 11 124 198 31 888 766 31 222 744 8--04
8-05. Total, st'eamh only ...... 67 895 470 68 526 167 24 317 470 24 362 985 2 414 838 2 481 338 10 574 464 10 962 746 30 588 698 30 719 098 805
8-06. Total electric only. 223 156 1 312 45 93 715 1018s507 106 252 103 708 -e *a 1831 19242 S6
8--07. Total, other. .......... .... 965 265 622 2121 175 64 8 147 356 272 738 161 453 516 879 313 404 8-07
Train-switehing locomotive-milee:
8-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 879 601 4 193 358 2 116 419 2 165 141 210 87 5 238 246 587 725 700 081 964 58 a 1 089 8901 808
3-49. Oil-burning steam locomotives............ 809 239 932 702 7 i 71 8 65 802i29 924 05 8-09
8-10. Electric locomotive units. ...... a 201 65 605 51 897 47 541 3 266 4 1021 13r 038 13 962 .810
8-11. Other locomotives.......... .... 60 621 52 006 34 919 30 619 8 52 1 386 24 850 20 001 811
8-12. Total. 817 662 5 243 671 2 20 2355 2 243 301 214 1411 242 3481 595 687 710119 1 804 599 2047 90 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. east.................. 1'2 2 287 4 1214 801 502 689 490 19 44 850 45743 165 832 166 37 509 503) 512 482( 4-01
4-02. west. ............ 868 377 819 167 252 849 244 185 56 418 55 135 110 543 109 13 448 356 410 715 402
4-08. Loaded, total. .......... ..... 2 091 251i 2 033 968 755 538 754 384 101 468 100 878 276 375 275 509 957 870 923 197 4-08
4-04. Emt east.. 74 291 346 249 86887, 89 786 42 321 42 634 44 525 50 990 200 558 162 83 4-44
4-05. Epywest.. ............. ... 719 879 775 512 330 681 347 633 30 268 31 210 93 443 100 619 265 467 296 050 4-06
4-06. Emp total.. ................ 1094170 1 121761 417 568 437419 72 609 73 844 137968 151609 466 025 458 889 4-06
4-07. Lad~ and empty east........ 1 597 165 1 561 050 589 576 579 985 87171 88 77 210357 217 367 710 061 675 321 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty: west. ....... 1 588 256 1 594 679 583 530 591 818 86 906 86345 203 985 209 751 713 834 706 765 4-08
4--09. Loaded and empty, total. .............. 3 185 421 3 155 729 1 173 106 1 171 803 174 077 174 722 414 343 427 118 1 423 895 1 382 086 4-09
4-10. Caboose, eastandwest.. ........... 60 48 60 777 20 573 20678 2 286 2 351 9 923 10 207 27 69 27 541 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in reght t~rains), east and weet. .. 9 31 9 13 911 1 675 2 118 17 5 251 1 485 1 895 5 984 9 650 4-1
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotive and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 14 022 398 13 978 443 6 375 608 6 280 184 849 661 866 664 2 342 062 2 401t72 4 4 55 0671 4 430 4231 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...... .... 3 757 256 3 760 454 29 ss? 29 906 3 727 925 3 730 548 M2
5-48. Electric locomotives. .. ........ ... 286 738 295 701 170 560 180 151 51 257 49 285 64 921 66 265 5-08
5-04. Otherlocomotivee. ......... 263 54 167360 47 343 33 255 47181 29500 189 022 104 805 504
5-05 DanTot al. .otet .nelmp .. .. .. .. .. ...* 18 349 9401 18 201 958 6 593 5111 6 493 5901 900 9181 915 9491 2 418 576 2 460 376 8 436 935 8 332 041 5-45
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. 112 580 207 110 872 121 51 09 7 504 50 213 877 8 494 445 8 385 355 17 966 20s is 411 275 35 on2 030 35 861 609 M1
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. 2 7 7 81 8 3 8 26 9 49 3 7 217 6 2 1 189 5 1 C2 7 5 44 21 72 6 7 65 a 6 6-02
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. ........* 2 6 24 OO 2 7 OO 7 48 1 8 95 7 2 5 9 96 9 8 O 2 80 4 8 0 2 79 5 9 4 4 7 7 96 4 24 3 7 1 -08
~04. Total in other locomotive and motor car trains. .....* 2 0 90 31 6 1 35 1 0 7 O 49 8 9 3 2 48 6 49 4 7 87 6 27 6 4 9 1 2 66 5 4 7 8 25 92 7 604
6-05. Total in all freight trains. ...... 145 076 362 141 873 311 53 343 122 52 459 506 8 774 945 8 664 755 18 657 705 18 871 283 64 300 590 61 877 769 605
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandse). ....... 69 221 578 66 021 084 25 814 486 24 911 '338 4 937 98E 4 724 951 8 916 074 8 816 175 29 553 033 27 568 620 7
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations). .3 909 22 9 31 986 128B 1 427 oo?. 1 413 6641 154 8961 157 6,711 595 238l 640 277 1 732 068 1 774 516 8
AVERAGES
9. Ave aepr mile of road per day:
M f. 1rin-miles, orodinary.............. .. 8.4 8.5 11.6 11.5 12 0 12,~2 8rPi 7r6 6.9a 6 91 9-01
9-2. Net ton-miles. ............. ...9,801 9,J11 11 959 14,j22 27,0i7 25797 7677-8 ,# 2
10. Aveae train-mile (!xcludinig light trasin~s):
10-01. ml~moive-ile (prinexpal ad helpe). . .P ..0 .910 .1 .51o .a7 1.07 1.06 1.07 10-01
1@2t. Loaded crih ar-mniles. ... .... 5. ).3 36.6 46. 45*1 e8*1 e7*2 348335 102
10-08. Emt fsht ear-miles ......1841.2 2. 313 14.1 15.0 36. 366
10U4. Toa rhcar-cmiles (excluding caboose). 5 :2 58 7 58.4 794742.2 2 1750 10-44
1(5. Groee ton-mniles excludingg locomotives and tenders). ...2 6I 2~ ) 56262664 0 3 7 ,891 6 2 3 ,24 1-0
14-06. Net ton-miles. ............. ...1 21 0 1 292 : 1,24 2,5 2,11 l 07 7 e,1,7 1,00 10-06
11. Grees ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .I 262 258 259 254 357 5 223 281 a7o 267 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. .3 ..... }. 5 )4.2 33g 48.f 46.8 Jr) 2.0 30.9 e9.9 12
18. Car-mile ratio:
1s-01. Percent loaded ottotal !egt ear-mileseastbound. .. 7.6 77.8 84. 5 11.5 5. 887. 187. 84
13-02. Percent loaded of total rihcar-miles, westbound. .. 54.7 51.4 41.6e 6 65. *9 ~ 54. $.0 6858.1 18-42
108. Percentloadedo atotal car-milesl~s (easarndwst). 576.5 6 27* 766.7 64567.3 56.8 l108
1804 Prcn estoud ffrigt armle. .. 8. 5.7665667 2 53 6o.o 0. 53*2 55*5 Is-o
14. Averae per train-hour:
1 1~. Train-miles. ................. 15.4 15.e 1431.41. 4.4 16.7 16.0 16.1 15.7~ 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). 3,111 35,590 37.381 37,109 56,651 54,955 31,345 29,474 37,123 3487 4-02
15. Percent train-awitching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .( 15.6 16.6 19.9 20.6 22.9 25.5 13. 4* 1e2*21. 15

*Excludes switchingtime of trata locomotives at initl and anal telrmnasls.


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


BUREAU OF TRANSPORT BCONOMICSC AND SrkflI~rms


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

FOR THE MHONTH OF OCTOBER, 194 AND 1942


Statemaent No. M.-211 (OS-A)
OCTOBER 1943



















SOUTHEl N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHER.4 REGION ITEM NO.
194) 1942 144) 1942 194J 1942 194j 1942 194) 1942
AGGREGATES
1. Milesofroadopgrated ateloseofmontid'. .. .. .. .. .1 227 949~ 229 6661 55 77 1 56 1901 5 9001 5 926~ 37 271 37 5641 129 007 129 9 8 6 1
2. Train-miles (lodomotive-propelled and motorcar trained : 215 11 20
2-01. Ordinary.. 578154 077 546728 99 197 647 28 189 039790 21579 94 20 996 59 100089 86 95 442399 258 836975 4201 -0
2-02. Light..................... 7 704 17 6 205 225 3670279 3 079 214 339 257 322 257 1163 827 943038 2 530812 1860 711 2-02
2-08. Total. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .1 585 858 2521 552 934 219 201 317 568 192 119 004 21 919 205 21 318 852 101 253 692 96 385 437 261 367 787 243 110 927 2-08
8. Road locomotive-miles: 21010 122704 180
8-01. Principal.. 585 679 92 552643 62 201 443 461 192217558 21 926 740 21325 972 101258 660 96379 601 1506247 49 8-1
8-02. He pr.. ......... 53 297 394 48 867 526 27 754 383 26 973 707 1 682 059 1 469 378 6 662 895 5 443 240 17 198 0571 14 981 2011 8--02
8--08. i~t. ....... 40 693794 36643 25 2 2042 127 20 333 686 1355 764 1194 12 2 015 641 1902 019 15 280 26 13 213 423 8-08
8-04. T 1 ...... ...... 679 671 111 638 154 402 251 239 971 239 524 951 24 964 565 23 989 474 109 937 196 103 724 860 293 529 381 270 915 117 8-04
8-45. Totl st'eamo nly. 660 432529 621 501 914 240 664 419 229016 805 23 919 580 22 994 269 108 000 962 102 986 893 287 847 568 266 303194 8--05
8-06. Toa electric only. ........ 11 825 21 12514 407 9081164 9 643 115 1 044 983 995 20 1699 068 1676 087 E-06
8-07. Toa other................ 7 413 367 4 538 081 1 494 388 865 033 936 234 737 967 3 982 745 2 935 081 8-07
Train-switching locomotive-miles: 9 2 80
8--08. Coal-burningsteam locomotives. 7 226 414 38 599 742 20 636 828 21 145 121 2 154 054 2 511 585 5 979 717 6 511 514 8 455 815 86122 -4
8--09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........ .. 7 859 237 7 850 289 -8 742 101 228 100 280 7 758 009 7 741 2671 E-09
3-10. Electric locomotive units. ............. 609 475 623 318 463 226 474 174 35 984 37 115 110 267 112 089 8-10
8-11. Other locomotives. ....... ... .... 547 112 404 352 328 854 213 927 J 924 4 398 214 334 186 027 8-11
8-12. Total. .. ... .. .. .. .. .. .1 46 242 2381 47 4773 701 a1 428 906 21 841 9641 2 190 036 2 348 700 6 084 869 6 616 192 16 538 425 16 670 84 58-12
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loadd east.. .......11 316525 10 685155 4 826 04 4 4 484330 443 114 426 216 1663029 1529 76 4 384 3381 4 244 8461 4-01
4-42.Load, west.. ............... 7971 805 7188 954 23914766 2 232 467 51 26 4 504375 1 050 160 994 67 4 093 595 3457 439 4-42
4-08. Loaded total. ........19 288330 17 874109 7 140830 6 716 797 956578 930 591 2713 189 2524 43 8 477 933 7702 26 4-08
4-4)4. Empty, east. ............... 3747 147 3434 46 870513 906 62 384 331 391 163 469 189 485 52 2 023314 1 651 150 404
4-05. Empty, west.. 163570 712?3380 3 421763 3 216 815 312992 300 788 1039 242 996 922 2389 37 2 608 855 4-05
4-468. Empty total.. .................10 910 517 10 557 640 4 292 07 6 4 123 440 697 3123 691 951 1 508 431 1 482 444 4 412 687 4 260 005 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. ........ ...15 063 672 14 119 615 5 696 357 5 390 955 827 445 817 379 2 132 218 2 015 285 6 407 652 5 895 996 4-47
448. Loaded and empty, west.. ........15 135 17 14 312534 576 549 5 449 28 2 836 256 805 163 2089 402 1991 595 6482 968 6066 294 4-08
4-49. Loaded and empty, total.. ........30 198 84 28 431949 11 432 906 10 840 23 1 653 701 1 622 542 4221620 4 006 880 12 890 620 11 962 290 4-49
4-10. Caboose, east and west.............. 58 748 552 215 204O098 194 785 22 614 21 95 101 296 95 661 259 74O 2319834 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train crs (in freight trainss, east and west .. 11 0 9 O 12 0 5 64 17 19 O 2 1 3 18 1 97 1 7 2 1 1 7 8 1 16 134 7 2 9 6 5 8 1 3 91 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
&-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 13 5 6 27 217 12 7 7 59 0 34 6 2 6 34 7 O 5 9 9 8 6 4 O8 4 23 9 8 17 9 94 O 33 2 3 9 O9 6 8 62 2 6 33 4 3 64 6 58 8 4 8 3 8 O 32 9 251 5-01
5--02. Oil-burning team locomotives. ...........3 6 314 8 0 4 3 3 9 24 6 1 6 35 36 6 5 58 2 95 7 1 23 5 9 48 24 63 3 6 27 7 1 4 5--02
5-08. Electric locomotives. 715169 2 717 552 1 630 984 1657 763 490 096 471 319 594 089 588 470 5-48
5~-44. Other locomotives................. 2 109000 1207 211 346 255 1*44051 45 45 165 687 1415510 897 473 5-44
5--05Total.................... 176766190 165607858 64613941 60901089 8914077 8465352 24621679 23 094 835 78 616 493 73146 582 5-05
6. ros to-mies f ars, contents, and cabooses (th~ousande):
6--01. Total in coal-burnling, steam locomotive trains. ..1 064 817 241 979 008 862 494 818 00_0 456 804 062 79 971 030 76 858 261 182 147 925 167 779 604 307 880 206 277 566 935 6-01
6--02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ....... 263 337 844 233 283 515 5 3 03 2 685 969 1 909 238 260 651 875 231 370 374 6-02
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. 2 3 9 91 3 35 2 4 13 3 5 8 17 3 22 5 05 1 7 6 92 1 2 42 7 96 6 5 1 6 87 45 3 E 67 2 17 9 3 75 3 5 02 6-48
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motor car trains. ......15 9 63 0 6 5 9 3 28 57 8 2 5 90 9 50 1 00 7 24 1* 5 4 49 47 2 1 37 4 6 9 9 9 22 6 4 3 6 9 46 6 4 1 -04
6-05. Total in all freight trains. .1 368 109 4851 245 754013 514 731 535 475 507 330 82 767 681 79534569 188 283366 171 063538 582 326 903 519 637 452 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousans). 645 475 945 563 122 170 246 971 614 220 254 707 45 844 961 43 103O 044 88 403 567 76 851 204 264 255 803 222 913 215 7
8. Train-houre (including train-switching hours at way stations). ...37 919 384 34 734 849 14 105 153 13J 015 583 1 496 876 1 431 539 6 138 761 5 853 938 16 178 594 14 433 989 8
AVERAGES .....---.
9. Av~rge mie of road per day:. ,. 171. 201.888*661 941l
9--02. Net ton-milee......... 9,31g 8,%6 14,567 12,894 2550I39 ,soe 6.730 6,738 5,6401 Msz
10-U. Ave tmp~ee Uda a td hepr). .09 1.09 1.14 1.14 1.08 I.07 1.07 1.06 1.07 1.06 1M1t-o
14-2 Loaded freih ear-miles. .1 ..... 3. 27 3613*5.** 27.1 26.5 na~s1 00
10--0. Emtg freidh car-miles .. ... .. .. .1,1931.2183.3 .15 B* *7. 1-0
10--0. Trs to-iecar-minles(ecludoingeaboe) .n .edr 52.2 52.0 57** 57. 76.: 77* 1 5*2 2* 4.8 9 s
10. restn-ies(xcudn lcmoieead enee) ... 66 2, 279 2,642,5 3, 835 3 789 1, 81 1,792 Ii 2,25 2 54t 1M-0
10-08. Net ton-miles......... 1 116 1,030 1,250 1,212 ,53 ask sog ,a 2 M
11. Grees ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 260 260 257 25 5 3553 24 223 668 27o 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. ........... 33.5 31*B 34.6 3e*8 47*9 46*3 32.6 30.4 31*2 26*9 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-4). Percent loaded of ~tolr~taPnl car-mles atond 75.1 75.7 44.7 839 53*:61 52. o 75.9 68.4 72.0 18--0
18-02. Pementloadedof irittotn~aal tar-mleswsbud 2e.7 502 40.4 4.0 52.1 6261.4 5 .0 18--0
14-08. Percent loaded oftotal ret ear-milee (east and west). .3.9 696 2.5 62.0 5.57464.5 6 .6 6 .8 5 .4 18--08
18--4. Percent eastbound of total loaded ineight camiles. ....58.7 9. 67.6 66.8 %*. 3 5.616.65 .7 55.1 la-o
14. Averae pr train-hour: 40
14. Train-miles. 155 15.9 1* .14 4. 14.9 16.5 16.5 16.i 16.8 4-0
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excludinlg loc~omotives and tenders).' 6,079 35, 865 36, 492 36, 534 55, 294 55, 574 30, 671 29, 22235, 99u 36,001 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-houre.* .1 15.4 17.5 19.6 21.7 24.2 27.2 12.8 15.0 12,0 13.7 15


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# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the elsee
* Excludesawitchingtimeoftrainlocomotives at faitial and Anal terminals.


of each month within the period.


U 5. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1943--0 54~0159


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


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT 800NOMICS AND STATISTIRC


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 MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER. 19413 AND 1942












UNIV OPF FL US. FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
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Compiled fromn 126 reports of freight train statistics representing 1J7 railways

AUC '(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

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UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


ITEM NO.


ITEM


194)


19')


194)


1942


56 072
18 626 060|5 2
18 939 321
18 948 202
2 681 193
2 033 336
23 662 731
22 572 064
939 471
151196

1 953 887
4 4 7 4 5
30125
2 028 757
440 386
213 610
653 996
92 021
331518
423 539
532 407
5 45 1 28
1 0 77 5 3 5
19 270
2? 0 06

5 829 515
16 7 2 8 5
34 569
6 031369
4 5 9 O4 O 1 9
1 91 3 2 4 1
268 520
48 085 780
2 2 7 99 4 3 9
1 319 357


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month.. ..........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-p~ropelled and motonrer trainls):
2-01. Ordmnary. ..................
2-02. Light . . . . .
2-08. Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal. . . . . .
8-42. He .. . . . . .
8-08. Lih . . . . .
8-04. T ta. . . . . .
8-05. Totl steam only;. ...............
8-06. Toaelectric only. ...............
8-07. Tot other.. . . . . .
T 'wichn locomotive-miles:
8-08. Colbunng steam locomotives. ...........
iM9. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
8-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
8-11. Otherlocomotives.. ........ ...
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, wPest. ............*
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. .............
4-10. Caboose, east and west. ..............
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freigh~t tnirai) east and wet....
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (th~ouasand):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomootives. ..........*
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-03. Electric locomotives. ...............
5-04. Otherloeomotives. ................
5-05. Total. . . . . .
6. Groes ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (thousande):
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains* ***
@02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. .........*
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. .....
06-0. Total in all freight trains. ............*
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). .......
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at wayetations). ..
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
MI1. Tramn-miles, ordinary. .............
9-2. Net ton-miles. . . . . .
10. Averages per train-mile (excludling light trainss:
10-01. Locomotive-miles (prmelpal and helper). ......
10-02. Loaded freih car-miles. .............
10-08. Emt rih car-miles. .............
10-04. To afeihcar-miles (excluding caboose). . .
1(U5. Grees ton-miles (excluding 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 car-mile. .............
18. Car-mile ratios:
18-41. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, eastbound. .
18-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound. .. ..
118-0. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles least and west). ..
18-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ....
14. Avera es pr train-hour:
14 01. Train-miles. . . . . .
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excludilg 'locomotivres and t~enders). ..
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .


227 790

56 563 708
774 739
57 338 447
57 321 781
5 145 670
3 980 858
66 448 309
64 287 780
1 146 329
1014 200

3 603 506
8 02 94 1
6 16 87
51 728
4 519 962
1131714
817 179
1948 893
351 553
636 089
987 642
1 483 267
1 4 5 2 6 8
2 9 36 5 3 5
57 742
8 7 8 5
13 177 719
3 6 62 3 6 9
2 68 18 6
302 901
17 411175

1 O1 7 87 6 9 6
2 6 9 53 o 5 2
2 4 24 80 0
2 190 464
133 356 012
6 3 15 6 8 8
3 681 466


228 626
55 938 705
663 906
56 602 611
56 587 001
5 224 495
5 792 158
65 603 654
63 786 647
1 204 653
612 354

3 774 981
8 60 8 9
6 1 o 9
48 052
4 745 020
1 062 673
744 494
1807167
373 011
719 911
1 092 922
1 435 684
1 4 64 4 O5
2 9 00 0 8 9
56 790
13 8 7 3
12 943 816
3 5 52 9 5 9
2 69 8 6 2
165 045
16 931682

1 OO 89 O 7 24
2 5 2 31 02 8
2 5 49 5 O 3
1 312 976
129 984 231
6 O 4 59 6 78
5 711 110


55 648
18 789 656
353 132
19 142 788
19 154 292
2 572 951
2 077 483
23 804 726
22 743 972
872 909
187 845

1946 899
4 6 16 9
30 542
2 025 610
463 211
234 275
697 486
80 799
295 664
376 463
544 010
5 29 9 39
1 0 73 94 9
19 476
1 54 3
5 982 814
15 9 40 9
53 653
6195 876
4 6 2 94 2 59

395 876
48 445 959
2 31 55 6 7 O
1 329 851


5 896

2 013 96
40 317
2 054 27
2 054 879
147 098
118 577
2!320 554
2 223 751
96 803

195 59
a 99 6
198 589
41 814
46 559
88 353
34 669
27307
61 976
76 483
75 3 8 6
2 116
20 4
780 975
4 6 34 2
8273517

7 2 62 5 66
2 54 61 8
7 517 184
4 16 O 35 8
141 221


5 902
2 102 28"r
32 977
2 135 264
2 135 902
144 148
129 673
2 409 723
a 512 687
97 036

216 336
3 9 8 4
220 322
40 193
50 688
90 881
40 732
31 374
72 106
80 925
8 2 O 6 2
1 62 9 8 7
2 211

809 414
4 5'90 8
855 322
7 7 15 5 8 8
2 66 4 O2
7 981990
4 30 51 4 0
144 448


37 240
9 704 177
119 799
9 823 976
9 824 237
708 907
199 480
10 732524
10 442 122
290 402
568 305
10 5 84

606
579 495
162 310
107 270
269 580
42 086
93 914
136 000
204 3196
4 05 5 8 O
9 858
1 57 3
2 3101 028

54 517
23586 157
1 7 4 2 2 23 2
2 20 54 3
500 809
18 143 384
8 5 54 4 4 7
589 574


37 577
9 792 687
96 039
9 888 726
9 887 981
664 493
196 099
10 748 57'3
10 583 739
164 834

668 327
9 4 80
1134
678 941

157 085
99 639
256 724
50 132
108 406
158 538
207 217
2 O8 O 4 5
4 15 2 62
9 853
2 15 8
2 318 749
3 5 5 61

28 951
2 383 261
1 7 7 15 21 0
27 4 4 37

280 111
18 269 758
8 45 8 8 3 3
613 377


129 006
26 055 913
261 491
26 317 404
26 288 373
1 716 814
1 585 318
29 590 505
28 877 935
176 617
535 953

892 709
7 92 35 7
12 5 as
20 580
1 718168
464 379
429 095
893 474
193 999
219 204
413 203
658 378
6 4 829 9
1 3 O6 6 77
26 292
5 4 6 5

4 112 902
3 6 31 75 7
6 2 4 3 5
194 731
8001825

3 O 8 O8 6 39
2 6 7 32 70 9
4 14 35 8
1 293 779
59 249 485
2 7 2 82 2 1 3
1 620 822


129 275
25 417 671
221 629
25 63'9 300
25 614 916
1 734 661
1 433 050
28 782 627
28 318 157
168 146
296 324
9936 41
8 51 4 1 1
12 3 65
16 793
1 817 000
425 009
380 557
805 566
190 186
248 613
438 739
615 135
6 29 17 O
1 24 4 3 O5
25 456
9 39 3
3 986 138
3 5 17 3 9 a
5 6 6 6 9
101 525
7 661730
2 9 5 55 90 7
a 4 9 56 5 9 1
3 69 8 6 0
764 345
55 646 703
2 4 9 6 2 6 6
1 633 928


1
2-01
202
2-08
8-01
8-42
&8-4
8-44
8-05
8--06
8-07
8-08
8--09
8-10
8-12
4-01
4-42
4-08
4-04
4-05
446g
4-07
4-08
4-09
4-10
4-11
5-01
5-02
5-08
5-04
5-05
6-01
6-02
6-08
6-04
6-05
7
8


11.4
23,521
1.07

74.6
3,733
2,066
357


47.1



53,230
23.3


27.6


14.0
882
222


79.'
66.5
60.2
16.7
30,774
12.6


8.7

1.07
26.2
16.2
42.4
864
222

32.9

79
61.2
16.1
29,786
14.3


6.7
7,049
1.06
34.3
15.8
2

27o
30.5


68.4
52.o
16.2
36,555
12.3


6.6
6,419


17.3
49g.0
979
266




%64.1
52.8

15.7 j


9-01
9-02
16-41
10-02
10-08
10-04
10-05
1(M6
11


1&2
18-01
18-04
14-01
14-02
15


8.3
9,241


1.09

34.4

17.4
2.58 ~



56.2 4



15.4


8.2
8,815

32.3
19.5

1,081
258
33.5
74.0
50.8
62.3
56.8
15.3
35,026
16.1


13,870


20.1
57.2
2,578
1,232
260




64.9
66.4
14.4
36,430
19.6


11.1
13,554
1.14
22.8
57.9
1,224
255
34.9

39.2
60.7
67.3
14.4
36,446


11.9
29,315

43.2
77.5
2, 4(
355
47.4


55.8
44.2
14.8
55.259
25.3


*Excludes switching time of train locomotives at initial cand final terminals


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08851 5571 IN E SA E OM RC C M ISON
BUREBAU OF TRANSPORT 800OMIDYCB ANDg STATRBICB


Statemecnt No. M.-211 (OS-A)
NOVEMBER 1943


WESTERN DISTRICT









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREBAU OF TRANSPORT BCD~NOMICS) AND STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 128 reports of freight train statistice representing 1)7 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1943 AND 1942


SOUTHERN DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT~
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
194)19252 194 192 194) 191C2 194)- 1942 19g 94


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I I I I I


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Pa e. a


AGGREGATES
1. Miles ofrload operated ateclose of month.#...........
2. Train-miles (loeomotive-propelled and motorvar trainls):
2-01. Ordinary. ..................
2-02. Light. . . . . .
2-08. Total. . . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Principal.. .. ..... .....
3-42. He pr.. . . . . .

3-05. Total, steam onl. ..... ....
3-46. Total, electric only. ...............
8-07. Total, other.. . . . . .
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
3-08. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ......*****
3-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
3-10. Electric locomotive units. .............
3-11. Other locomotives. ...............
3-12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east.. ................
4-02. Loaded, west.. .................
4-08. Loaded, total. .................
4-04. Empty, east. .................
4-05. Empty, west.. .................
4-06. Empty total.. .................
4-07. Loaded and empty, east.......... ...
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. ............
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.. ............
4-10. Caboose, east and west...... ...*
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and west .
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5--01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ....*******
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-03. Electric locomotives. ...............
5-04. Other locomotives. ......**********
5-05. Total. . . . . *
6. Gross ton-miles of Cars, contents, and cabooses thousandsds:
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive tramns. ......
6-02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains* *****
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ......
06-0.Total in all freight trains........ .....
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands)* *
8. Train-hours (including train-switching hours at way station s)* **
AVERAGES
9. Averages por mile of road per day:
9--01. 'frain-miles, ordinary. .. .............
9-2. Net ton-miles. .................
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding hght trains):
10-01. Locomotive-miles (prinexpal and helper). .......
10-02. Loaded freih car-miles. .............
10-08. Empty freih ear-miles........... ..
10-04. Total fre ghcar-miles (excluding caboose). . ..
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives andtenders).....
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 rgt car-miles, eastbound. ..
18-02. Percent loaded of total fegt ear-miles, westbound. .. .
18-03. Percent loaded of total fre gt ear-miles (east and west). ..
18-04. Percent eastbound of toa oddfreight ear-miles. ....
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles. . . . . .
14-02. Gross ton-miles (extcluding locomotives an'd tenderss. ...
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hounrs.*


227 935

634 717 785
8 478 914
643 196 699
643 001 704
58 443 06 4
44 674 652
746 119 420
724 720 309
I 2 9 71 5 44
8 427 567

4 O 8 29 9 2 O
8 6 6 17 8
6 71 1 62
5 98 8 4 0
50 762 100

12 448 239
8 789 220
21 237 459
4 098 464
7 799 459
11 897 923
16 546 703
16 588 67 9
33195 382
645 490
11 9 6 9 3
148 804 936
39 977 17 3
2 983 355
2 411 901
194 177 365


229 569
60 2 667 699
6 869 131
609 536 83C
609 230 625
54 092 021
40 435 41C
703 758 056
685 088 561
1 3 5 19 0 6
5 150 435
4 2 37 4 7 2
8 7 11 1 8
6 84 4 1
4 52 4 O4
52 222 721
11747 828
7 933 448
19 681 276
3 807 471
7843 291
11 650 762
15 555 299
15 776 739
31332 o38
609 005
1 3 4 4 3
140 702 850
37 477 019
2 987 414
1 372 256
18 2 539 53 9

1 079 899 58 6
2 58 5 14 S 4 3
2 6 6 82 5 61
1 o 6 41 5 5 4
1 375 73824 1
623 581 84 1
3 8 4 45 9 5 9


55 759


56 181


5 900

23 593 910
379 574
23 973 484

23 981 619
1 829 157
1 474 341
27 285117
26143 331


2 3 49 6 4
3 8 97
2 388 62
484 92
559 803
10 44 731
419 00 0
340 29 1
759 29 1
903 928
900 102
1 804 03 0
24 73 0
2 17 6

9 204 95 1
536 43
9 741 39 4
87 233 59 1
05 2

90 284 865
50 005 319
1 6 38 O 7


5 924

23 098 881
355 234
23 454 115
23 461 874
1 613 526
1323 797
26399 197
25 506 956
1 0 92 2 4 1

2 5 27 9 21
4 110 1
2 569 022
466 409
555 06 3
1021 412
431 895
332 162
764 057
898 504
887 225
1785 529
24 146
2 O3 7
8 803 447
517 227
9 320 67 4
84 573 849
2 95 3 8 3
87527 68 1
47 408 18 4
1 57 5 78 7


37 26 9


37 545


129 919
266 667 882
2 082 345
268 750 227
2683955409
16 715 862
14 646 473
299 697 744
294 622 106
1 8 44 2 33
3 231 405
9 5 67 95 3
8 5 92 67 8
12 4 9 4
2 O 8 2
18 487 845
4 669 855
3 837 996
8 507 851
1 841 27 6
2 857 468
4 698 744
6 511131
6 695 464
13 206 59 5
265 290
9 0 7 84
42 019 063'
37 145 111
645 139
998 998
80 808 311
307 122 842
2 56 2 6 9 65
4 12 3 36 2
7 7 10 9 B6
575 284 155
247 809 481
1 6 6 7 91 7


216 436 94 5 207 665 850
4 023 4111 3 392 475
220 460 3561 211 058 325


109 7 94 04 2 10 5 235 0866 284
1 283 6261 1 039 07 7 2
111 077 6681 106 274 1631 287


211165 76 1
29 654 90 1
22i?367 0;2
26 3187 68 2
251588 8671
1 0 5 8 2 58 6
1016 229
2~l O9 9 OO 8
8 74 2
5 18 9 19
S4 4 0 5 2
23 870 721

4 924 716
2 446 07 7
7 370 793
998 646
3 548333
4 546 979
5 923 562
5 994 410
11917 772
214 055
2 3 3 24

64 928 155
635
1825 048
178 620
66 932 458
50 2 708 081
3 9 03
1 9 6 O5 3 6 5
1 27 5 7 61
523 593 110
243 054 146
1 4 93 4 9 4 O


220 597 753
30 327 334
24 119 610
275 044 697
263 408 391
9 9 54 07 3
1682 233

2 2 5 8 7 27
5 09 3 95
3 59 3 9 6
23 452 518

5 289 255
2 549 297
7 838552
950 876
3 717 427
4 668 303
6 240131
6 266 7?4
12 506 855
223 57 4
1 8 7 3 3
68 617 516
17903593
401 908
70 809 817

541 112 339
19 7 8 3 29
2 9 86 8 2 6
563 177 494
270 127 284
1 5 4 35 0 04


111 082 897
7 371 702
2 215 121
120 669 720
118 443 084
2 226 56
6 5 48 O 2 2
111 8 1 2
4 5 30
6 664 364

1 82?5 339
1157 430
2 982 769
511 275
1133156
1644 431
2 336 614
2 290 586
4 627 20 0
111154
2 0 3 5 4
26 210 714
397 17 0

399 952
27 007 836
199 570 157
2 90 6 31 2
3 9 50 28 1
206 426 750
96 958 014
6 7 28 53 5


106 267 582
6 107 733
2098 118
114 473 433
113 570 632
902 801
7 17 9 8 4 1
10 9 7 6 0
53
7 295 133

1 686 848
1094312
2781160
535 654
1105 328
1 640 982
2 222 502
2199 640
4422142
105 514
1 8 29 2
24 952 185
331 27 3

194 638
25 478 096
185 494 814
2 18 3 67 5
1 65 4 8 07
189 333296
85 310 037
6 4 67 3 1 5


339 435
914 871
865 580
119 896
725 505
8 75 6 85
518 698
3 48 5 24
5 50 o6 6
1 22 7 89
2 34 9 1 4
256 593
848 717
522 690
371 407
217 313
608 57 7
625 890
066 030
131 267
197 297
286 032 i
7 8 4 30

771 75C
580?003
656 524
610 041
618 318
688 845
3 84 5 84
2 86 5 3 7
2 16 4 22
576 386
541 802
7 9 9 4 1 5


1 166
2 90
S6
Ia
1501
708
4 1


604 937
2 90 9 6
4 16 13 5
15 3 5 29
465 497
632 419
6 OO 8 5 1


8.4
6,803
1.06
26.4
15.6
42.o


223
30.7
75*9

860.7
16.4
29,275
14.9


6.6
6,766
1.07


2.252
1,o23
268

51.1
68.6
63.4
66.0
51.7
16.2
36,045
12.0


8.3

1.09



33*5
2r.2





33.4


7.9
8,13)
1.09
32*7
19.)

1,o35
259
31.7
75.5



15*9
35,784
17.3


11.6
11,505
1.11





257
31.5
Sk**
40.7
62.7
67.5
11*3
56,487
19.6


11.1
1e,953

35.

21.

57.



26,521



61.8


15,376





2,119
357
07.9



53.6


55,116
21.2


11.7
23,966
1.07






2, 2
353



57.2


27.1
42.1
1,880

224

32.5



54.5

16.4


6.1
5,711
1.06





270
29.1
71*7

54.9
16*7
35,so3


9-01
9--02
10-01
1(M2
10--08
10--4
1(M6
10-06
11
12
18-01
18-02
18-48
18-04
14-01
14-02
15


# Represents an alverage of the mileage repor~ted at the close
*Excludes switching time of train leomcmtives at fatial and fAnal terminals.


of each month within the period,


us.MIIY* ~ll~ e~nsoe~r.orner IOCIOI


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







Subject to revision
UN~IV. OF FL. LIS.





U.S. DEPO~HTORYQ


SOUTHEF N DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICTS WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
194) 1942 1943 1942 194) 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated atclose of month........... 227 79 8 228 2 5 9 5 5 6 381 55 92 5 5 9021 5 903 37 241i 37 321 2 1 2 1 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01.Ordinary. ............. .. .. 57 508 189 56 511 394 19 298 541 18 772 410 2 280 618 2 133 555 10 053 228 10 063 785 585722 4 4 2-01.
2-02. Light. .................. 816 441 783 387 382 174 386 256 46 948 43 716 120 74. 118 384 266 576i 235 031 2-0
2-08. To~tal. .................... 58 324 570 57 294 781 19 680 715 19 158 666 2 32?7 566 a177 271 10 173 971 10 182 169 61431 57665 2-08
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01.Principal..... ........... 583506 967 q7 274 961 19 696 216 1P167 62 2 328171 2 177 901 10173 899 10182 391 260612774 -01
8-42. He ...... ...... 5 156 417 5 135 149 i 599 769 2 659 855 201 984 175 477 689 96C 619 196 1664 704 1 680 621 8--02
8-08. ... ... ... .... 3 969 190 3 927 968 2 050 556 2 088 823 153 123 134 387 207 847 201 479 1557 664 1 503 279 8-0
8-04. .... .... 67 432574 66 338 078 24 346 541 23 916 300 2683278 2 487 765 11071706 11 00 064 29 331049 28 930 94 7 0
lM5.Tota steam only................ 6 5183 70 64 647 70 23307 221 !2 965392 2 561999 2 94 736 10 719 71 10 836960 28 594 765 84c,0 614 8-05
8-06. Tt electric oaly. 151740 1 062904 855 296 807 963 121 279 103 029 175 165 151 917 86
8-07. Toeother.. .. ... .. .. .... 1097 1132 627 472 184 024 142 945 51989 166106 5611191 318 421 8-07
Train-s *hin locomotive-miles:
8-08. Coal brig steam locomotives. ........... 3 7 89 27 7 3 7 87 3 7 6 2 0 94 5 29 2 0 60 9 8 O 2 24 9 3 31 2 24 6 20 5 98 71 5j 6 28 6 84 8 7 10 0 8 73 O 9 2 8-08
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........ .. 772 25 88 3677 12 954 1129 759 301 872 385 s0
8-10. Electric locomotive units. ............. 63 947 57 888 48 310 41 826 3 673 3 921 11 944 12 141 E10
8-11. Other locomotives.. 54159 48 604 31788 50 413 696 1056 21675 1715 8-11
8-12. Total. 679 63 4 777 545 2174 627 2 193319 228 606 228 541 612 345 641 032 1 664 04 0 1 774 753 8-12
4. Car-miles (thousands):
9-01. Loaded, east. 126 557 1 0379931 465 981 426 7971 48 68 4 42 190 166 222 156 832 445 670 412 174
4-02. Loaded,west.. 796 148 705 023 225 912 202 095 48 195 43 255 108 890 97 016 413 151 362 657 4-02
4-08. Loaded, total ...... .......... 1 922 705 1 743 016 691 893 628 892 96 879 85 445 275 112 253 848 858 821 774 831 e0
4-04. Emty, east.. 52 957 377734 77 961 89 814 38148 34 342 45 929 51 876 190 919 201 70 2 0
4-05. E ty, west.. 642 761 663 794 307163 294 593 32 547 30 736 99 085 104 993 203 966 293 472 4--05
4-06. Emt total.. ............... 995.718 1 041 528 385 124 384 407 70 695 65 078 145 014 156 869 394 885 435 174 40
4-07. Loddand empty, east .............. 1 479 514 1 415 727 543 942 516 611 86 832 76 532 212 151 208 708 636 589 613 87 6 0
4-08. Loaded and empty, west.. 438 909 1368 81 533 075 496 688 80 742 73 991 207 975 202 009 617 117 596 129 40
4-49. Loaded and empty, total.. .. ........ 2918 423 2784544 1 077017 1 013 299 167 574 150 523 420 126 410 717 12306 1100
4-10. Caboose, east and west. 5 8 8 4 657 4 1 2 0 2O5 3 19 5 02 2 4 O4 2! 25 0 10 271 10 1 99 2 6 11 8 85 4 61 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains), east and w~est. 7 8 0 210 6 4 11 456 1 5 93 16 4 13 2 1 6 0 3 & 50 2 79 4 41
5. Grees ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. 13 454 855 13 09 3 665 6 108 312 5 89 2 913 904 347 830 040 2 582 12 4 060 073 3 9 2 -01
6 -02. Oil-burmang steam locomotives. 3 6 37 11 61 5 69 8 2 3 5 8 4 1 9 97 0 75 3529a5o 5-02
5-48. Electriclocomotives. .... 270 942 243 282 152173 140 611 56 8201 47 491 61949 55 180~0
5-04. Otherlocomotives. ...... 315 94 173 33 53 734 32 488 63 33 29 68 198 87 111 166 0
5-05. Total. .............. ..... 17 678 8571 17 080 103 6 314 219 6 066 012 961 167 877 531 2 481 295 a 447 644 7 922 176 7 see 916 5-05
6. Groes ton-miles of care, contents, and cabooses (th~oueands) :
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains....... 10 2 4 76 5 6 5 9 6 7 42 2 9 a4 6 810 4 56 4 3 8 34 5 8 8 1 3 8 89 7 1 41 6 2 41 7 8 42 2 2 11 1 7 50 8 8 O 2 9 6 89 9 99 2 8 2 57 8 0 1 01
(U2. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ...... 2 6 11 3 0 5 8 5 0 3 5 8 7-. 2 57 4 0 2 290 5 3 5 5 8 55 6 56 2 4 7 40 O5 4 -
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. 2 311 8 4 2 4 4 90 1 5 85 9 64 1 4 32 9 55 3 25 71 226 7 4 0 40 0 16 4 34 4 5 4 7 MS
6-44. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains. ... 2 35 2 9 6 9 1 319 20 6 38 3 6 9 2 30 8 98 6 30 32 4 2 8 4 O 1 1339 57 6 O4 9 O4 6)
6-05. Total in all freight trains. ..... 133 254 452 125 136 993 48 779 489 45 497 911 8 459 601 7 409 030 18 729 947 18 082 746 57 285 395 54 147 306 6-05
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands). ....... 6 3 7 72 0 0 4 5 8 3 75 7 3 72 3 4 66 2 O2 2 1 7 24 8 66 4 6 55 4 61 4 2 8 4 7 1 8 8 O1 6 3 8 4 04 3 5 12 6 8 48 7 0 92 4 218 4 9 7
8. Train-hours (including train-ewitching hours at way stations). 3 84 4 8 3 3 8 28 4 7 1 1 4 45 30 4 1 39 2 8 0 165 71 1 152 7 6 4 6 36 56 1 6 42 2 6 5 6 00 90 7 1 6 40 6 4 2 8
AVERAGES
9. Av eof day:. . . . (.1 8.0 11.2 10.8124 2,1. .7,2 8.7I 6.571 6.45 M1o
9-02. Ne o- e. .................9,031 8,250 13,605 12, 531 5 2, 47627246716o59-0
10. A 1 la m Iimi a u~ir mqpa rn al ). .1 09 1 4 1 .14.0 1.0 1.011 1. 06 1.06 1. 0)6 1(U 1
10-02. Loaded ~a~t earmiles .~l 33. 5** 33*B 42*5 40. 2.47 252 2 04
10-08. Emp~yfeh car-miles. .....1, 1849~ 20. 2053. 0. 441.61.1. 10-8
10--04. co~iegtar-miles excludingg ca:boone). . 50. 93 585.7.5 os .4. 10-04
10-5. Gres ton-miles (excludmg locomotives and tenders). ...2, 317 2,z 214 ,582 2 .3 31 831 9 ,22 2 00
1o-06. Net ton-miles. ,109 1,033 1,216 1,157 2,11 8 7 3 ,038 948 106l
11. Groes ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .1 262 257 259 254 35s 353 224 222 270 266 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile. ..........*33*2 33*5 33*9 34*5 iS*1 47*1 32.0) 33*1 31*3 31.3 12
18. Car-mile ratios:
14-01. Percent loaded of totalf~ih ear-miles, eastbound...... 76.1 7 5.7b 82.6 56 sl 55.1 7.4 75.170. 67.1 18-01
1~02. Percent loaded of total crih ar-miles, westbound. 5 *3 5 4.4ho7 97*5.44o6. 0. 182
1lU8. Percent loaded of total frirtear-miles least and west). ...6 .9 6 64(.2 62.1 578. 556. 856. 80
1804. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. 659.6 67.3 67.9 503 9. 04 61.8 51.9 53.2 1&04
14. Av1enesb ur:nmie. ........ 1 .2 1 .0jl 1 .6 1 .8 14.0J 14.3 16. 15.9 16. 15.7 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). 4,625 32 3, So 32, b66 51,o5o 4s,5oo 29,424 28,155 35,783 33,ook 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours.* .1 15.4 15.8 19*5 19*7 e229 24*8 12.4 12.9 12.1 12.9 15

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


III1IIIII IWIIIII IIIPXIIIIN TERSTATE COMMER1CE COMMISSION



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

FOR THE AMOI'H OF DECEBER, 1943 AND 1942


Statement No. M.-21l (OS-A)
DECEMBER 1943






















SOUTHERN DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRaICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM: POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM NO.
194)3 1942 194J 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942


I 1 I I I --


I I I I I I I I I


Pas* 2


56 15

226 438 26
3 778 731
230 216 991
230 333 38 2
323! 14 755
24 455 845
287 103 982
274 554 259
11 39 O 5 4 9
1159174
S5 1 59 9 88
8 7 4 2
5 60 7 45
2 74 4 65
26 003 940
5 351 513
2 648 17 2
7 999 685
1088 460
3 842 926
4 931386
6 439 97 3
6 491 096
12 931071
2?33557
2 4 9 1 8
70 821 068
635
1 9 65 6 5 9
2?11108
72 998 470
546 542 140
3 9 O3
2 1 0 8 3 2 O
1 5 06 6 5 9
569 091 0822
264 779 012
1 5 7 27 7 4 2


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road oprated atelose of month~g... ....
2. Train-miles ( omotive-propelled and motomar trains):
2-01. Ordinary. . . . . .
2--0. Light. . .
2-08. Total, . . . .
8. Road locomotive-miles:
8-01. Prinelpal. . . . . .
8--02. He .e . . . . .
248. . . .
8-04. . . .
8-05. Totl steam only. ................
8-06. Tt electric only. ...............
8-07. Totl other.. . . . .
Trai-wthn locomotive-miles:
8-08. ura-bning steam locomotives. ...........
8-09. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ...........
3-10. Electric locomotive unite. .............
8-11. Other locomotives. ..............,
8--12. Total. . . . . .
4. Car-miles (huad):
4-01. L ae east.. . . . .
4-02. L ae west.. . . . . ,
4-08. L ae total. . . . . .
4-04. Empty, east. . . . . .
4-05. Empy west.. .................
4-06. Em~y total.,. ...............
4-07. Loai 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 cars (in freight trainls), easat and west. ..
5. Groes ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
~01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...........
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives. ........
5-48. Electric locomotives. ...............
5-04. Otherlocomotives....... .... .
&-05. Total. . . . . .
6. Grees ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (thousands):
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
~02. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trains. ......
6-08. Total in electric locomotive trains. ..........
6-04. Total in other locomotive and motor car trainls. .....
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:
iMt. Train-miles, ordinary. ..............
9-2. Net ton-miles. . . . .
10. Averag~es ver train-mile (exculuing light tr~ains):I
10U1. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper). .......
10-2. Loaded feg candmles.............a
1(M8. Empyi-ih carcdles.............a
10-oi4. T ca~hit~c~mlsmi (excluding caboose). ......
1(M5. Gnr~e ton-miles (excluding 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.............a
18. Car-mile ratice:
18-01. Percent loaded of total feg car-miles eastbound. .....
18-02. Percent loaded of total rigtear-miles,weetbound. .. .
10M8. Percent loaded of total fegtecar-miles,(east and west). .,
18-04. Percent eastbound of talod freight car-miles. ....
14. Av~e les p tra nhur:...... .....
14-01. ~ ~ ~ Tanmls
14-02. Gross ton-miles '(excluding locmtives an'd tendlers). ..
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours`.*


55 751

235 735 486
4 405 585
240 141 072

240 293 969
32 927 103
26 170 166
299 391 238
286 715 612
1 O 8 O9 3 69
1 866 257

2 4 6 7 2 5 6
5 57 7 05
25 627 145
5 755 236
2 775 209
8 530445
1 0 28.83 7
4 024 590
5 053 427
6 784 073
6 799 799
13 583 872 i
243 626
2 O 18 9

74 725 age
1 9 42 5 66
4 5564 2
77 124036

587 922 795
2 O 6 64 2 9 3
3 3 69 9 5
611 956 983
293 592 386
1 6 8 8 3 O8


37 27 0

119 847 27 0
1 404 369
121 251 639

121 256 796
8061662
2 422 968
131 741 426
129 162 801

2 578 625
7 1 46 7 37
1 24 7 66

5 2 2 6
7 276 729

1991561
1 266 320
5 257 881
557 204
1 232 241
1 789 44 5
2 548 765
2 498 561
5 047 326
121 425
a 1 9 56

as 592 837
433 011
463 283
29 489131

217 412 37 8
3 1 63 7 1 4

4 5 80 6 o5
225 156 697
105 759 646
7 3 64 8 9 6


227 932

692 225 914
9 295 355
701 521 269

701 308 671
63 599 481
48 643 842
813 551 994
789 904 011
1 4 1 23 2 84
9 5?4 699

4 4 61 91 9 7
9 4 34 4 3 3
7 35 10 9
6 52 9 9 9
55 441738
13 574 796
9 585 368
23160164
4 451421
8 442 220
12693 641
18 026 217
18 027 588
36 053 805
704 33 5
127 4 9 4

162 25'9 791
43 614 289
3 2 54 2 97
2 727 845
211 856 222
1 269 081 502
316 40 3 9 5 4
2 8 7 27 97 5
so 5 o6 4 9 8
1 634 719 929
772 430 64 C
4 5 4 4 9 3 5


229 458

659 179 09 3
7 652 518
666 831 611
666 505 586
59 230 158
44 360 390
770 096 134
749 736 26 3
1 4 5 8 1 9 64
5 777 907
4 6 1 62 0 9 9
9 5 94 8 5 7
7 42 3 02
5 01 0 0 8
57 000 266
12785 822
8 638 472
21424 294
41852805
8 507 084
12 692 289
16 971 027
17 145 556
34 116 58 3
666 418
14 5 07 9

153 796 515
41046 839
3 2 30 6 9 6
1545 592
199 619 642
1 176 641 87 9
2 8 5 45 13 0
2 8 7 27 4 6 9
1196 o 7 6 0
1 Soo 875 238
681 957 585
4 2 27 4 4 3 O


5 900

25 874 528
426 522
263501050
26 309 790
2031141
1 627 464
29 968 395
28 705 330
1 2 6 06 5

2 5 74 5 8 0
4 2 6 5 1

2 617 231

533 612
607 998
1141610
.457 148
372 846
829 994
990 760
980 844
1971604
27 134
2 34 0

10 109 303
5 93 2 5 8
10 702 561

95 367 485
3 3 76 9 8 1

98 744 466
54 660 780
1 8 O3 6O8 8


5 924

25 232 436
398 950
25 631386

25 639 775
1789 003
1458 184
28 886 962
27 691 692
1 19 5 27 O

2 7 52 5 41
4 5 0 22
2797 563

508 599
598 318
1106 917
466 237
362 898
829 135
974 836
961 216
1936 052
26 396
2 16 9

9 633 487
5 64 7 1 8
10198 205
91715 473
3 2 21 2 4 O

94 936 713
51 436 655
1 7 28 5 51


37 527
115 298 871
1 157 461
116 456 332

116 449 973
6 729 917
2296 609
125 476 499
124 407 592

1068 907
7 8 O8 5 25
12 1 0 5 2
6 56 8
7 916 165
1843 680
1 191 328
3 035008
587 530
1 210 321
1797 851
2 431 210
2 401 649
4 832 859
115 713
19 7 94

27 330 177
371 243

224 320
27 925740

203 003 623
2 4 74 20 8

i 99 2 all
207 416 042
93 714 386
7 10 9 57 8


1
2-01
2-02
2-08
8-01
8-02
48-0
8-04
8-05
8-06
8-07
8-08
8-09
8-10
8-12
4-01
4-02
4-08
4-04
4-05
4-06
4-07
4-08
4-09
4-10
4-11

6-02
5-08
5-04
5-05
6-41
6-02
6-08
6-04
~05
7
8


129 011

310 768 630
3 058 87 9
31193827 509
313 448 116
20 579 575
18 423 24 4
352 450 935
345 32?0 26 8
2 O 5 8 5 O
5 079 817
1 0 2 19 6 84
9 3 09 6 6 7
1 34 7 5 3
2 56 5 8 9
19 920 653

5 294 387
4 935 841
10 230228
2 408 232
2 812 54 3
5 220 77 5
7 702 619
7 748 384
15 451 003
312 150
8 3 00 9

48 831 823
43 181 27 8
7 18 47 3
1 808 920
94 540 494
368 378 844
31 3 2 4 24 O
4 6 86 7 01
1 2 5 55 9 9 8
598 661783
318 417 828
1 9 4 00 2 3


129 849

292 209 526
23917 376
294 526 908
294 082 456
18 396 483
16 149 752
328 628 691
32 3 08 2 720
1 99 61 4 5
3 54 826
1 0 4 41 0 4 5
9 4 65 0 6 3
13 6 5 35
2 19 9 55
20262;?598

5 082 030
4 200 654
9 282 684
2 042 97%
3 090 939
5133 917
7 125 008
7 291 593
14 416 601
290 752
9 8 19 8
46 Oil 783
40 674 961
7 OO 3 1 9
1110164
88 497 227
335 380 643
28 1 O6 7 1 9
4 4 67 9 09
8 51 5 8 9 0
629 431 461
27 2 027 53 0
1 7 7 O8 5 5 9


8.3
9,285





33.5

18.6
152.1




75.3


7.9

1.09

51.8
2, 277

259

31*8

75.3

59.7

15.8
35,503
17*2


11.6
14,428
1.14

57.6
2 596
1 2)5
258

34**
84.8
40.8
62.8
67.5
14.2
36,253
19.6


11.0
12,918
1.14





21.8




61.9
66.9
14.6
36,184
21.3


12.0
P5,382




41.08

~32.1

746.2




621.0


11.7



32.8
76.7

2: 039 2
353
46.5
52.2
62.2


14.8
54,923
26.8


8.8
7,774
1.07

42.1
1,879
882
224

32*5
78.1

61.1

16.5
30,572
12.8


8.4
6,842



41.9
1, 799





96
62.8
60.7
16.4
29,174
14.7


6.6
6,762
1.07

49. i
2, 249
1,025
268

31*1

66.2

51*8
16.2
36,023
12.o


6.2
5,740
1.06


49.3


269
29*3



54.7
16.6
35,544


9-01
(M2
1M-1
1(M2
1(M8
10-04
10-05
1(M6
11

12U~
18-02
1803
18-04
14-01
14-02


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of
*Excludes switching time of train locomothies at initial and final terminals.


usCOvessUrnl oroore PR alt OIIC s*PC-~


each month within the period.


INTER STATE COM MERCE COM MISSION
BUREAU OP TRANBPOAT 800NOM(ICS AND STATISTCB


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


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

FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER, 19413 AND 194)2