Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1948

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Title:
Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1948
Series Title:
Statement ;
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v. : ; 28 x 42 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
Publisher:
The Bureau
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1948
Frequency:
monthly
regular

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Locomotives -- Performance -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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statistics   ( marcgt )
federal government publication   ( marcgt )
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Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Numbering Peculiarities:
Compares the performance of the current month to that of the previous year.
Issuing Body:
Vols. for <Jan. 1936>-Apr. 1942 issued by the Bureau of Statistics, U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission; vols. for May 1942- issued by the Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics, U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission.
General Note:
"Compiled from ... reports of freight train statistics representing ... railways."
General Note:
"Switching and terminal companies not included."
General Note:
Description based on: Jan. 1936; title from caption.
Citation/Reference:
Picklist IC1ste35

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University of Florida
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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Comlpiled from 12) reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 1948 AND 1947


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
PfObiTOISY UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGIONNO
1948B 1947 1948 _1947 1948 191;7 1948 1947 1948 194i7
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. .. ** 2 946] 226 0 66 53 310 53 350 7 853' 7 827 37 986 38 098 126 6171 126 7 9 1 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor-oar traine):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained .. .. .. .... 43156105 47 015 187 13 881742 15 194 952 2 865 355 8 765 115( 7 561 532 8 575 002 18 849 4761 20 480 118 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trained 6 6 35 5101 4 382 6 971 1 408 3 89 844 146 6 4361 6 611i 1 540 5 99 1071 247 3 680 086e 2 460 6 9 2 -02
2-0 Electric locomaotive-propelled trains. *....,. 805 273 874 277. 622 440 698 074 91 221 89 2 861 -1 91 6 1;21 8 917 20
2-05.: Total locomotive-propelled train .. ... .. .. .. 50 5o97 128 52 272 4 97 15 912 571 16 737 172 2 961012 2 861 011 9 102 131 9 646 2:49 22 621 4 141 23028 064 20
2-6 otor-car-propelled traine.................. 38 559 41 61 1 SO6 1 200 31353 40 412 20
2-07. Total train-miles ... .. .. .. ... .. .. 50 629687 52514 10 9 15 913 777 16 738 372 2 9610O12 2 861 012 9102 131 9646 249 22 652 7671 23 06 4 7 6 2-07
2-08. Ordinary. .......................... 49 919 434 51 590 917 155190 668 16 405 236 2 906 710 2 811 43 9 9 016 360 9 539 754 22 405 696 22 34 4 88 2-08
2-09. Light****** *** ***** 710 253 723 192 323 109 333 136 543502 49 5 7 85 771 1064a95 247 071 233 988 2-09
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal .. .. .. .. .. .. ... .. ... .. S O 610 958 52 293 177 15 919 634 16 744 437 2 9615137 2866 289 910 3143 9648 174 P2 626 4441 23 034 277 30
3-02. Helper. ..........******** 3755 481 3E35 283 029 Q95 2029 239 227 222 219 510 423 653 494 024 10 74 91 1192 510 1-02
3-0). Light .. .. ...................... 3 .359 866 5*44394 1675 792 1782 558 190 491 175 793 220154 se29019 1873 42 1357 084 -0
3-04. Total locomotive-milee.......... 57 726 305 59 772 854 19 625 321 20 556 234 3 379 250 3 261 592 9 746 950 10 371 217 24 974 784 25 583 811 30
j-05. Total, eteam only ........ 49 478 9131 54 011 853 17 0 45 5 18 18 716 222 3 228 55 3e 112i 869 8 1 74 135 9 271 7 64 2103 0 702 22 910 998 3-05t
-0.Total, diesel-electrio only .. ............ 7 190 046 4 668 404 1 802 474 1023 043 6 518 7 578 15 72 8 15 1099 4 53 3 808 241 2 538 330 30
3-07. Total, electric only. .. .. .. ********** 10 57024 1092 261 777 329 816 969 144 174 141 145 _5 13521 134 147 1-07
J-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, anld gas-electrio) .. 3 20 3 36 -- ---3 20 3 6 3-08
Train-switching locomotive-miles:
j-09. Steam locomotives .. .. .. .. .. ... .. .. 4139 514 4 346 871 1804 948 1 906 8591 265 711 257 734 627 398 674 449 1441457 1507 829 3-09
j-10. Diesel-electric locomotives .. .............* 274 2 67 202 94 7 113 4 45 89 7 9 4 3 676 3 2 86 37 4 43 27 4 O5 119 703 82 4 6 3-10
:-11. Electric locomotives. ..................5 3 49 35 5 56 254 535 857 55631
:-12. Other locomotives (Diesel and tlasoline otors and gas-electric) *9 *5 5 1 5 0 35 4 -92 -5 0 3 44 37 67 -12
j-13. Total .. .. .. ................. ** 4 473 728 4 605 265 1 966 650 2?042 345 272 822 264 568 664 841 701 854 1 567 45 1 596 498 3-13
j-14(. Milee at initial and final terminals included in item j-13* 1 O 30 161 1 010 19 81 536 8 27 360 0 6 51 20 046 20 6 O4 192 767 177 O 6 5 451 5 21 4 52 4 41 31
4. Car-miles thousandse):
4-01. Loaded, east. ............************ 9580O17 994 953 337 723 375 905 63 297 62 224 145 505 153 315 411492 403 50p 4-01
lO02. Loaded, weet. .. ..................... 710 240 746 936 206 787 220 056 56 736 61 892 111299 115 694 335 418 349 291 1(-02
4-0). Loaded, total .. .. .. .... .. .. .. .. 1668 257 1741 889 5445110 595 9601 120 033 124 116 256 804 269 009 746 910 752 804 -0
-0.Empty, enet .. ..................... 322 366 320 009 76 538 69 303 37 118 40 992 49 775 48 795 158 941 160 919 40
4-o.Ept:wet................ 519 699 559 230 191487 839933 43 656 43 103 73 476 78 164 211080o 19803 4-05c~
-0.Empty, total. ..................... 842 065 879 2 39 9680O19 309 23 6 80 774 84 095I 123 251 126 959 370 021 358 949 40
L-07. Loadesd and e~mpty, esst. .. ... .. ... .. .. 128 3~ 83 1 314 962 414 255 445 208 100 415 103 216 195 280 202 110 570 4331 564 488 l-07
-0.Loaded and empty, west. ............. ..... 1229 939 1 306 166 398 274 459 988 100 392 104 995 184 775 193 858 546 498 547 328 4--08
4-09. Load~ed~:~~ and : emt toa 2 510 322 2 621128 812 529 905 196 200 807 208 211 380 055 395 968 1116 931 1111753 40
4-0.Cbose as ndwet ... ... ... .. ..50 617 52 117 16187 16 962 3005 2! 922 9 031 9 611 22 394 22 622 41
4-11. Passenger-train care (in freight trained east and west... 5 8 72 6 4 4 1244 1 34 1 151 1 44 1 2 1 1 4 67 2 64 3 6 92 4-11
5. Gross ton-ailee of road locomotives and tenders (thoueande):
5-ol. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .. .......... 10 554 671 11 550 216 4 628107 5 097 6111 1167 283 1117 355 1920 625 2149 680 2 838 658 3185 570 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives 1635 31 3 17 4 71 4 71r9 2 43 38 148 45 166 3 120 448 3 269 873 5-02
5-o3. Diesel-electric loCOmotive ....... 2 30so048 1 487 842 4810o96 275 724 639 879 445 749 284 9e 1 3 75 564 926 289 5o
54.Electrio locomotives. .......... 269162 281530 155 716 164 496 67 782 67 626 45 664 49 408 5-
5-o5. Other Ilcomotie ..... ..... 10 10 -0 -" o o -
5-6Total.............. 16 890 206 16 637069 5 269 638 5 540 263 1 235704 1 185 854 2 404 520 24*79 802 7 380 344 7 431150 50
6. Gross ton-milee of carel, conteltsl, anld abooose (thlousande):
6-01. Total In coal-burning steam locomotive trained 73 534 415 83 702 139 32062 417 37 155 265, 9 887 814 10 119 126 13 068 662 14 682 557 18 516 122 21 545 191 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trained. .. ... 20 785 662 21 787 7 91 3 612 --- 257 370 296 205 20 524 680 21491 586 6-02
6-03. Total in dielel-electrie locomotive trains. .. .. .. .. 19 235 2 78 12 493 2?94 40o32 6 14 2 401 196 4 396 6 608 4 029 622 2 797 110 11 166 646 7 288 380 60
-0.Total in electric locomotive trained 2 336 945 2 655 241 1687 863 1 977 658 362 916 377 946 286166 299 637 60
6-05. Total in ot her locomotive and motor-car trains. .. .. 6592 9 803 65 671 1 -I- 6 527 9736 60
-0.Total in all freight trained 115 898 692 120 648 268 37 786 571 41 534 186 10 254 526 10 503 680 17 355 654 17 975 872 50 502 141 50 634 530 60
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousande)..... 55 124 771 56 994 129 16 377 48 19 980 223 5 627 686 5 860 836 8 320 679 8 514 903 22 596 926 22 638 167 7
8. Train-hourr (including train-owitching; hours at way stations):
8-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained 2 864 190 3069 902 10 55 834i 111 flO S 186 773 183 543 490 984 542 185 1130 599 1 226 07I 8-01
6-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains 09 697 204 317 79 5141 49 682, 517 448 66 236 44 620 163 430 109 567 8-02
8-03. Electric loCOmotive-pr~opelld trains. ............49 2161 51 471 35 7771 39 564 7035 6 749 404 5 158 -
-0.Other locomotive-propelled trains ......... ...38 5 9 ----36 9 $0
E-05. Motor-car-propelled trains. .............. 2018 2 632 129 126 1 889 2 506 80
-0.Total train-houra 225159 3 328 381 1171254 1 207 4 75 194 325 190 740 557 220 586 805 1302 360 1 343 361 80
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-mles, ordinary 7.1 7." 9.4q~ 9.9o 12.0 11.6 7.7 8.1 5.7 5.8 9-01
9-02. Net ton-miles ......................**78081}1,2 2012,0 4157o672057857090
10. Averages per train-mlea (excluding light trains):7 ~ ll21W 2.9 6b12090
10-01. Locomotive-mles (principal and helper). .. .O .~ .t .710 )11 .08 1.0 1.05 1.05 1.05 1.o5 10ool
10-02. Loaded freight c~lar-ie ........334}. 49.] 111 4.1 28.5 is.2 I))330 10-02
10-0). Empty freight car-mless. ..................1.9 17.0 17.2 18.9 27,8 29.9 13.7 16.5 15.7 l-o
10-04. Total freight car-milee (excluding caboose). ...***5. 085. 526* 4o. 94. 0o
1005 rosto-ils(ecldnglcooivsan tner) ... ,22,339 2,2 2532 3,52s 3,7I6 1,925 1,884 2,254 2,217100
10-06. Net ton-miles. ,104r 1,105 1191,218 2, 05 2,065 92) 8 100 991 100
11. GoseB ton-milee of locomotives and- tenders per locoo~tive-mie. 82 27. 6 270 66 364 27 23 296] 20 11
12. Net ton-milee per loaded car-mile .j ~ .......3.2.7 33.g 33.5 4. 723. 17J. 011
13. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound .. 74.R 7 .7 :15 84.1 63.0 60.3 74.5 759 72.:1 1 13-ol
1i-02. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, westbound 775. 94- 655. 97 61, .8 -02
113-0. Percent la~oande of total freigh relt car-mniles (es n et.. 05b. 0. 59.8. 6 .6 796.6. 1-o
130. ecntesbon f oa laedfegh a-mle .... 7457..o6. 52-7 50.1 5 .7 57.0 55.1 53.13o
14. Averae pr tr inhour: ......... ... 1. 571.139521.06. 16.4 17.4 17.2 14-ol
14-02. Grose ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tendere). .. 35,936 36,248 12,262 34i,398 52.770 55,o68 31,ls7 30,633 38, 777 37, 692 14.-oe
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-houre* 17.4 18,0 22.8 21.2 21.7 21.j 11 1 14.9 4. 14.2 15


Subject to revision


,Excludes avitching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminal.
# Excludes Missourt andl Arkransas. R0ad not in operation.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1948--0-750184


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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


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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways #s
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 1948 AN'D 1947


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


Exaludes evitching time of train l6ocootives at initial and final terminals.
# Excludesr Misouri and Arkanas RJ. Co. Read not In oepration.


Subjcct to revision


2* 48


ITEM
NO.


7 848|

2 749 469
6 059
82 726
85 5
2 838 254

2 788 4133
49 821
2 838 689
217 824
170 871
3 227 384
3 090 789
6132
130 463

239 500
3572
38 96
246368
SO 546
59 164
55 122
114 286
40 157
42 773
82 930
99 321
97 895
197 216
2 886

1117 685
594
61193
1179 472
9 4 69 831

4 096
333 713
9 807 640
5 456 518

178 461
526
6 362

185 349


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. .......
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor-oar trained :
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained .......
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled train ** ** ***.
2-0). Electric locomotive-propelled train. ***********.
2-04. Other locomotive-propelled trained .......
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled trained .. .. ...
2-06. Motor-car-propelled trains. .. .........
2-07. Total train-miles ......................
2-08. Ordinary. ....... ...................
2-09. Light* ** ** ** ** ** ** ** *
3. Road locomotivet-miles:
3-01. Principal ..........................
3-02. Helper. *** *** *** *** ***
3-0). Light .. .. .. ... ..**** ******
-0.Total locomotive-milse. ...................
}-OS. Total, steam onlY* ******** *******
-0.Total, dieeel-electrio onlY *********
30.Total, electric only. .. .. ... .****** ***
Train-evitching locomotive-miles:
3-09. Steam locomotives .. .. .. .. . .. *
3-10. Diesel-electrio locomotives *********
3-11. Electric locomotives. .. .. ..........
3-12. Other locomoties (Dielsl and gasoline motor, and gas-eletrie ** *
3-13.Total. .......**..** .
3-14. Miles at initial and final terminals included in item 3-13. .
4. Car-miles (thousands).
4-01. Loaded, east. ................**.**...
4-02. Loaded, weet......... .
4-0). Loaded, total. .. .. .. .. .. ..........
-0.Empty, east ** ** *** ** ** *** **
4-05. Emty, weat .. ... . .. .. .. .
4-6Empty, total............. .
4-07. Loaded and empty, enet. *** *** *** ***
4-08. Loaded and emptys weat. .. .. .. .. .. .. ..
4-09. Loaded and empty, total . .........
4-10. Caboose, east and west. ................
4-11. Passenger-train care (in freight trains), east and vest ...
5. Gross ton-milee of road locomotives and tenders thousandse):
5-ol. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ** ** ** *. ******
5-02. 011-burning steam locomotives .. .. ......
5-o3. Diesel-electrie locomotives .................
54.Electrio locomotives. .. .. .. ...........
5-05. other locomotive. .. .. .. .
5-6Total ............ .
6. Grose ton-milee of cars, contents, and cabooses thousandse):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive train ....
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trained. ........
6-0) Total in diclel-electric locomotive trains. .........
-0.Total in electric locomotive trains .............
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motor-car trains. ... .
-0.Total in all freight trained .........
7. Net ton-siles, revenue and nonrevenue (thoueanda) .. .....
E. Train-houre (including train-owitching hours at way stations):
8-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained ........ ..
8-02. Dieeel-electric locomotive-propelled trains ....
8-03. Electric locomotive-prope.lled trained. .. ..........
-0.Other locomotive-propelled trains ..............
8-05. Motor-car-propelled trains. .................
-0.Total train-hours .. ................
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-ol. Train-mles, ordinary. .. .. .. ... ...
9-o2. Net ton-miles .. .... .. .. .I ... ..
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains)
10-01. Locomotive-miees (principal and helper). ......
lo-o2. Loaded freight ealr-ailes .. ...............
10-0 Empty freight car-miles. .
10-0 Total freight car-ailes (excluding caboose). .. .. .
10-05, GIrose ton-ailes (excluding locomotives and tendere. ....
10-06. Net ton-miles. .. ................
11. Gross ton-ailee of locom~otives and tenders per locomotive-mile....
12. Net ton-ailes per loaded car-mile .. ...............
13. Car-mile ratio:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight oar-miles, eastbound .. .
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, Westbound .
13-0 Percent loaded of total freight car-miles(esan s)..
13-0 Percent eastbound of total loaded freight oar-mi~ea. .. .
14. Averages per train-*hour:
14-f)1. Train-sites. ..........*******.......
14-02. Gross top-ailee (excluding locomotives and tenders). ..

15. Percent train-awitching hours at way stations or total train-houra* .


7 827
2 560 796
7 307
78 875
64 7
2 646 978
2 596 768
50 210
2 651153
20170 B
158 553
3 011 486
2 879 284
7 813
124 389

234 92p
3 529
3 050
241508
;21068
56 636
52 781
109 417
37 524
39 915
77 439
94 160
92 696
186 856
2 692
117

1035 006
849
59 941
1 095 796
8 969 19 3

5 820
335 055
9 310 066
5 130 792

170 434
563
6 252

177 249


126 817
17 452 888
35 73114
83 700
280
21109 982
31 936
21141 918
20 933 999
207 919
21114 703
997 526
1143074
23 255 703
19 441 776
3 693137
120 438
352
1285 831
109 325
5 034
4 80
1400 670
408139
388123
337 339
725462
143 721
191634
335 355
531 844
528 973
10 60 817
20 951
3 238
2 652 646
2 893 205
1333 531
44121

6923513
17 7 36 104
19 258 38 8
10 993 622
268 091
5 892
48 262 547
21560 782

1045 271
160 352
5 908
49
1947
1213 5271


225 95
40 866 920
6 414143
786 920
280
48 068 263
33 O 50
48101313
47 460 376
640 937
480 88 802
3 606 000
3106 910
54 801 712
46 847 615
6 941 847
1011 898
352
3 784 255
259 594
56 950
4 101279
935 603
924 805
717 993
16 42 798
307 205
499 294
806 499
1232 010
1217 287
2 449 29
48114
5 76

10103 902
2 935 41
2 225 219
257 216
15 521766
72 258 3 0
19 517 585
18 996 441
2 247 062
5 957
113025 435
53 579 351
2 720 604
305195
49 717
2064
S0 77 629


226 064
42 427 679
4133 552
766 174
144
47 327 549
35 4 6 8
47 363 017
46 687 610
675 407

47 345 893
3635118
3162 448
54143 459
48 794 249
4 397 032
952 034
144
3 899 416
182 427
51 655
4 4 4
4133 942
905 206

902 453
690 751
1593 204
284 909
477 820
762 729
1187 362
1168 571
2 355 933
47 373
5 915
10 429 831
2 965 628
1407 739
245 405
15 048 607
74 8 91 8 5 5
20 028 345
11845 179
2 274 589
7 476
109 047 444
51 847 995
2 798 4 78
192 986
46 10b
34
2176
3 039719


53304
13 574 692
1374 552
620 494
15 569 738
1 114
lb 570 652
15 263 746
307 106
lb 581330
1978014
1583 644
19143 588
16 629 668
1752 923
760 997

1686189
112 943
48 620
1847 752
339 727
340 539
215 640
556179
74 175
192 370
266 545
414 714
408 010
822 724
15 795
1209

45 53 260
3 863
464 706
151 902
5157 731
32 4 72 205

4 110 909
1645 258
65
38 226 437
18 594 220

10 40 866
81 481
37 447
117
1159 911


53 348
13 807 811
778155
611 937
15 197 903
1 17 6
15 199 079
14 880 872
318 207
15 204 868
1876 839
1611 960
18 693 667
17 044 713
935 538
713 436

1 733056
73 519
44 172
1 850 746
327 050

337 154
201503
5538657
64 820
2017 84
266 604
401 974
403 287
805 261
15 446

4 62i5 51
252 577
144 153
5 024 020
33 258 7 87
56
2 154 284
1656 254
66
37 069 387
17 867 14 5

1038 611
45 084
35 078

1118 695


37 983
7 089 871
14*60 41 ie

8 550 289
8 550 29 es
8 474196
76 091

8 554 080
411 636
209 321
9175037
76 853 82
1 489 655


572 735
33 754

606 489
167191
136 979
109 892
246 871
49 152
78 517
121 669
186131
182 409
368 540
8 482
1188

1796 3 11
38351
426 388

2 261050
18 5 80 2 50
258 747
3 887 814

16 726 811
7 967 831

456 006
62 836


518 842


38 098
7 706 358
1032 188

8 738 546
8 738 546
8 638 822
99 724
8 739 673
468 733
211294
9 419 700
8 55 968
1063 732


585 861
25 600

611 461
155 108
137 887
10S 587
243 724
42 739
65 770
108 509
180 626
171 607
352 233
8 685
1 188

1928e 763
37 683
278 092

2 244 538
13 183 8 6 2
234 231
2 690 983

16109 076
7 702 230
487 716
43 417


5311533


126791
18 352 714
2 315 902
75 362
144
20 744 182
34 29 2
20 776 414
20 571 148
207 266
2O 750 179
1087 766
1180 641
23 01 5 86
205814 284
2 389 949
114 209
144
1345 571
79 779

1430 227
401 980
370 7 76
330 630
701406
139 826
170 351
310177
510 602
500 981
1 011 583
20 550
3 372
2 840 411
2 926 306
876 221
41 311
6684 253

19 4 80 07 3
19 794 058
6 994 092
283 282
7 410
46 558 915
21147 82 8

1101717
103 862
4 775
34
2054
1212 442


7*2
6,177


17.0
51*6
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16.5
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7,220


12.6
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16.5
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5.7
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1.o5

50.7
2,305

29.7
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17.1
39,770


5.8
5.957
1.05
34.1
49.2
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1,028
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Statement No. M.-211 (08-A)
FEBRUARY IQS


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


SU.S. DEPO( ITOR~Y ITEM












FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12) reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways Z

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TWO M04THS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY 1948A*NDI947

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

1948 1947 1948 19](7 198 191(7 194 194 1981


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89 44i: 86o
o 516 2 4 9
1 640 451
480
99 600 046
77 080
99 677 126
98 2 78 527
13 98 599

99 639070
7 5 70 401
6 706 842
113 916 313
102 606 102
9 065 436
2 044 295
4 8 O
0 246 287
385 374
106 568
97 8
8 739207
1 915 401
1 897 40 6
1437 087
3 335 093
604 918
10.7 050
1641968
2 502 324
2 474 737
4 977 061
99 490
12 5 9

21 980 04 7
6 2 83 0 9
2 895 581
526 936
1 4
316 85 676
158 593 994
41 816 136
24 338 47 3
4 929 830
17 27 9
229 695 712 i
100 842 124

5 866 380
3 97 24 3
97 57 6
9 3
4 808
6 368 100


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month#) ......
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor-oar trains):
2-01. Steas locomotive-propelled trained .. .. .. ... .
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trained ....
2-0). Electric locomotive-propelled train.. .. ...
2-04. Other locomotive-propelled train .......
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled train .. .. ..
2-06. Motor-car-propelled trains. ................
2-07. Total train-miles ...........
2-08. Ordinary. .........................
2-09. Light... .. .
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal. .. .. .
3-03.Liht.er..... .. ..
-0.Total locomotive-ailes. ..................
3-05. Total, steam only .................
-0.Total, diesel-electrio only ................
-0.Total, electric only. ...................
3-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, an~d g;sas-eletric)
Train-evitching locomotive-miles:
3-09. Steam locomotives .. ... ... .. .....
j-10. Diesel-electric locomotives .. ...........
3-11. Electric locomotives. ...................
3-12. Other locomotiesl (Diesel and gasolinemotoro, and gas-ieletrie). .
3-13. Total..... .
3-14. Miles at initial and final terminals included in item 3-13.
4. Car-miles (thousands).
4-01. Loaded, east. .. ..................
14-02. Loaded, weet. .. .....................
4-03. Loaded, total .......................
ho5.hty, east........ .

4-007. Loaded and empty, esat. ..................
-0.Loaded and empty, weet. ..................
4-09. Loaded and empty, total .. .............
4-10. OCboose, east and weet. ..................
4-11. Passenger-train care (in freighlt trained east and west .
5. Gross ton-siles of road locomotives and tenders thousandse):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .. .. ......
5-02. oil-burning team locomotives ........
:-03. Diesel-electric locomotives..... ....,,
5o.Electric locomotives. ...................
5-5.: 0ther lcomotives .....................
6. Gross ton-miles of care, contents, and caboose (thousands):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive train ....
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trained. .. .
6-0). Total in diesel-electric looomotive trains. ........
60.Total in electric locomotive train ......
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motor-car trained. ..
-0.Total in all freight trains ................
7. Net ton-siles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousande)... ...
8. Train-hours (including train-owitching~ hours at way statione:
8-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains .............
8-02. Diesel-electric looomotive-propelled trained .. ...
8-03. Electric locomotive-propelled trained. ...........
-0.Other locomotive-propelled trains .............
u-05 Motor-car-propelled trains. ................
-0.Total train-houre ...........
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-ol. Train-miles, ordinary ...................
9-02. Net ton-miles .......................
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light traine):
10-01. Locomotive-alles (principal and helper). .. ......
lo-o2. Loaded freight ear-miles .................
lo-o3. Empty freight car-miles. .................
10-04. Total freight ear-alles (excluding caboose). ....
lo-05. Groes ton-ailes (excluding locomotives and tenders). ...
10-06. Net ton-miles. ......................
11. Grose ton-miles of locomotives and tendlers per' locomotive-mile. .
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile .................
13. Car-mile ratio:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, neatbound ..
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, weetbound ...
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and weat).
13-04(. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-mile** ** *
14. Averages per* train-hour:
14-ol. Train-miles. .......................
14-02. Gross ton-milee (excluding locomotives and tendere. .

15. Percent train-evitching hours at vay station of total train-houro*


225 945
84 023 025
13 04 9 6 53
1 592 193
520
98 665 391
65 609
9t, 731 000
97 379 810
1351190

98 699 760
73 614 81
6 466 776
12 526 017
96 326 528
14 131 895
2 068 922
6 72

7 923 769
533 861
116 387
990
ti575 007
1 965 764
1 8 82 8 33
1428 310
3 311143
629 583
1 019 028
1 648 611
2 512 416
2 447 338
4 959754
98 731
116 3 8

20 658 574
6 0 98 7 34
4 528 i267
526 378
SO
31 811 973
45 796 255
40 303 247
38 23 4 16
4 582 310
12 549
:28 92?7 777
08 704 243

5 564 271
614 8 98
98 9533
87
40 OBZ
6 302 265


53 305
27 456 434
2 7 82 941
1 842 934
31 482 309
2 320
31 484 629
30 854 414
630 215

31 501164
4 008 309
3259436
38 768 909
33 675 180
3 555 397
1 538 326

34 91137
226 386
98 877

3 816 402
705 554

6 78 2 62
422 427
1100 689
150 707
383 857
534 564
828 969
806 284
1 635 253
31 982
2 4 53

9 165 368
8 5 82
945 802
307 618
10 427 370
64 534 623
3 612
6 143 523
3 333121
130
76 015 009
36 971700

2 096 700
160 995
73 224
246
2 331165


53 349
29 002 763

1 310 Oi l
31 935 075
2 376
31 937 451
31 286 108
651343

31 949 325
3 906 07 8
3 394 51 8
39 249 921
35 760 935
1 958 561
1530 405

3 639 914
163 313
89 864

36893 091
687 135

713 O 5 9
481558
1134 61 7
134123
441 717
575 840
847 182
863 275
1 710 457
32 408

9 723 262 i
4 07 1
526 301
308 649
10 564 283
70 413 99 2
56
4 555 460
3 633 912 i
133
78 603 57 3
37 847 368

2 156 714
94 7 6 6
74 6 4 2
248
2 326 370


7 841

5 612 624
12 4 95
173 947
5 79 6
5 799 266

5 695143
104 123
5 800 226
445 046
361 368
6 606 634
6 319 347
12 650
274 637

505 211
7 248

5191i90
40 592
122 4 6 1
111 85 1
234 31 1
77 275
86 429
163 704
1 99 736
198 287
398 023


2 284 968
123
188 97
2 415 176
19 357 045

8 4 92
696 689

20 062 166
11 284 204

365 234
13 3 97

379 674


7 62 7

5 325 911
13 91 8
168 161
50 9
5 507 990

5 406 207
99 783

5 517 442
4212 90
334 346
6 273 07 8
5 992 153
15 391
265 534

492 663
6 815
6 598

506 076
4167 2

118 86 O
114 673
233553
78 516
83 018
161534
197 376
197 691
595 067
5 614

2 152 361
1722
187 567

2 281650
19 088 319
12 42 8
712 999

19 613 746
10 9 91 6 28

353 97 7
1 011


367 989


126 791
38 832 832
4 7 76 5 9 5
162 279
480
43 772 186
74 704
43 846 890
43 405 636
441254
43 764456
2 280 27 6
2 537 665
48 602 397
43 425 262
4 928 279
248 356

2 853 400
162 241
10 106
97 8
3 026 725
854 421
7 74 2 8 5
679 925
1 454 210
300 748
368 381
669186
1 075 0 3 O
1048 306
2 123 336
43 17 2

6 025 961
6 196 17 9
1602 510
90 719
1 4
14 115 403

41 025 264
412 85 644
14 282 47 2
582 919
17 14 6
97 193 445
43 785 995

2 327 788
213 4 29
9 3
4 560
2 555 803



5.8
5,853
1.05


2,239

290

72.0
6.9 9
68.5
53.2
17.2
38,o29
14(.8


1

2-01
2-02
2-03
2-4
2-05
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09

3-01

3-02
3-0)
3-04
3-05
3-06

4-07
4-08



3-09
4-10
3-11


5-01
5-02


6-03
6-02



4-07
8-08



9-09
-10-0

-11

13-01
13-02


14-05
15-


37 982
14 6514 03
3 0 01 0 17

17 652 4 20
17 652 4 SO
17 490 558
161 862

17 657 223
835 289
429475
18 921 987
15 859 517
3 0624 70


1 200 133
71197


1271330
359 958
2 88484
221191
503 675
98 927
145 993
;244 920

367 18
748 595
17 513

3 716 934
76 4 9
872 137

4 665 570
25 648 918
516 117
7 917 4 36

34 0 82 4 65
16 288 510

946 990
1 9 078


1 076 062


36 098
16 281360
2 103 4 35

18 384 795
18 384 795
16 176 576
206 219

18587 847
962 757
440 313
19 790 917
17 627 732
2 163185


12 60 310
85 005


i 131315
332 173
2 91 20 2
221531
512 733
91534
143 934
235468
382 734
365 465
748 201
18 296
2 6 5

4 0 78 443
82 8 9
563 048

4 724 340

28 066 419
530 436
5 4 86 093

34 084 94 8
16 217 1533

1 089 901
88 0 5 7


1117 938


6.1
7,215


281.2


31.6 5


76.1
60.6
68.5
56.8
16.1
30,489
14.6


126 817
36 302 364
7 2 53 2 00
175 312
520
43 731 396
63 289
43 794 685
43 339 695
454 990
43 741 147
2 072 837
3 416 503
48 230 467
40 472 478
7 501 378
255 959
6 72
2 727 288
229 028
10 779
990
2 968 085
859 660
7 99 6 26
672 834
1 472 460
302 674
402 749
705423
1 102 300
10 75 563
2 177 883
43 345
6 5 02

b 491 304
6 013 653
2 709 095
89 785
20
14 303 857

36 255 675
39 783 518
22 163 965
552 560
12 4 19
98 768 137
44 159 829

2 175 347
323 7 82
12 312
87
3 836
2 515 364


7.2
8,ols
1.08


50.9
2.351
1,116


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56.9
15.7
36,}25
17.5


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1.08

16.7
f50.6
2,37
1,107
278
j2.6

75.8



15.7
j6,070
17.9


9.6
11,560
1.1)


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1).o
j2,460
2 .


9.o
12,021
1.1)
36.3


1,210


214.2

66.3
62.8

13.7
}},788
23.0


1.08
41.1
28.8
69.9



3523



61.3


7*7
7,147


14.0
42.8
1,949

j2.3
74.1
02


16.4
31.673
14.1


11.5
23,405
1.08
4).2
29.8





57.1

15.0



21.0


50.3
2,279
1,019
297
30.0





17.r
379,266
14.0


*Exaludes evitahing time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals*
# Represents an average of the alleage reported at the close of each month within the period.
# Excludes Missouri and Alrkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


U. S.GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1948--0-750184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECO1JOMICS AND 8TATISI1C8


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













NIV. OFFREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways O

AUG 3. (SWITCHIN AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 19948 AND 1947


I I I I


WESTERN DISTRICT


I I


I ~ ~ ~ ~~~ ~ ~ ~ ~ _- -- 1-- 1- 1-- 1 --~


_ I


1 I 1 I I I


53 348

15 571 961
904 699
727 969

17 204 629
1 19 6
17 205 827
16 859 304
346 523

17 214 442
2 151 292
1 815 677
21181 411
19 244 055
S0 91 76 5
845 593

1 878 273
81 235
50 921
2010 429
359 810

396 515
240 367
638 882
80 872
230 956
311 828
479 387
471 323
950 710
17 447
1 34 2
5 247 118
2 909
292 247
172 456

5 714 730

39 072 135
2 821
2 617 283
2041 349
67
43 733 655
21129 728
1148 304
52 035
40 735
124
i 1241 196


L


Exoludes switahing time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.
# Excludea Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


um


Sabject to revision


UNITED STATES


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


1948


1947


S1947


I 191L


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. ........
2. Train-siles (locomotive-propelled and motor-oar trained :
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled train .. .. .. .. .
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled train .
2-0) Electrio locomotive-propelled trains. .........,,.
20.Other locomotive-propelled trained .......
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled train .. .. ... .
2-06. Motor-car-propelled trains. .. .. ..........
2-07.Total train-miles.. .
20.Ordinary. .. .................
2-09. Ligh.. .. .. .................
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal ..........................
3-02. Helper .. .. . ................
3-0). Light . ................... .....
-0.Total locomotive-miles. ...................
-0.Total, steam only ....... .......
3-06. Total, diasel-electric only .........
-0.Total, electric only... .. .. . .......
:-08. Total, other (dieoel sad gasoline motor, and gas-elaetric). .
Train-evitching locomotive-miles:
3-09. Steam locomotives ...................
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotives ...... .......
3-11. Electric locomotives. ....................
3-12. Other loomotiesl (Diesel and gasoline motor, and gas-electrie) ..
3-13. Total .. .....................
j-14. Miles at initial and final terminals included in item 3-13. .
I4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01, Loaded, net. .. .. .. .. .. ........ ..
4-02. Loaded, west............. .
4-0). Loaded, total ... .. .. ......... .....
4-4Empty, east......,............ .......
4-5Empty, eto a............ .. ..
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. .........
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. .. ...............
4-09. Loaded and empty, total .. . . .....
4-10. Caboose, east and west. ..................
4-11. Passenger-train care (in freight trained east and weat ...
5. Grose ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders thousandse):
5-ol. Coal-burning steam locomotives. . .. .......
5-02. 011-barning steam locomotives .. ,. ........
5-03. Diesel-electrie locomotives .........
50.Electrio locomotives. ....................

6. Groes ton-milee of care, contents, and cabooses thousandse):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trained ....
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trained. .. .. .
6-0). Total in diesel-electr ic locomotive trains. .. ... .
60.Total in electric locomotive trained .......
6-05 Total in ot her locomotive and motor-car traine........
60.Total in all freight trained .. ..........,.
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandse) ..........
b. Train-hours (including train-awitching hour at way stations):
6-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained .......
8-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trained .. ......
8-03 Electric locomotive-propelled traine.. .. .. ....
-0.Other locomotive-propelled trains ..............
u-05 Motor-0-car-roplled trains. .................
8-6Total train-houra. .. .
AVERAGES
9. Averagse per mile of road per day;
9-ol. Train-miles, ordinary ....................
9-o2. Net ton-miles .. .. .. .. .... ....
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains:
16*01. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper)* *** **
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles ***** ****
10-0 Empty freight car-mileo* ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** *
10-0 Total freight ear-miles (excluding oaboose). .. .. .
10-0 Gross ton-alles (excluding locomotives Ran tenders).....
10-0 Net ton-miles. . .. ... ...........
11. Gross ton-ailes of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. .
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile **** **** ***
13. Car-mile ratio:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, eastbound .
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight ear-milee, westbound ....
13-0 Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and weact) *
13-0 Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. ** *
11. Averages per train-hour:
14-ol. Train-miles. ........................
14-02. Grosll ton-milee (excluding locomotives and tenders). .

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


225 950
40 646 989
7 370 817
810 951
304
48 829 061
36 302
48 865 363
48 294 330
571 033
48 844 100
3 440 597
3 001 737
55 286 434
46 309166
7 929 867
1047 049
352
3 912 471
300 167
4 92
4 272 009
973 99

929 381
744 204
1 673 585
325 013
551 711
876 724
1 254 394
1 295 915
2 550 309
48 856
6 630

9 701165
3 100 051
2 528 959
256 275
15 586 440
69 018 061
20 904 901
21 985 773
2 408 531
6 472
14 323 738
52 465 688

2 657 486
345 561
48 226
2 303
3 053 633


226 066
47 246 567
4 934 441
902 301
368
53 083 677
39 167
53122 844
52 402 063
720 781
53 106 504
4 029326
3 542 250
60 678 080
54 336 667
5 225 586
1115 459
3 6 8
4 242 460
202 881
58 582
5 22
4 504 445
995 910

1 050 831
805 023
1 855 854
332 738
555 084
887 822
1383 569
1360 107
2 743 676
53 045
7 OO2

11 635 666
3 343 022
1656 214
286 020
it
16 920 933
86 585 329
22 789 288
14 469 337
2 724 198
7 708
126 575 860
60 025 503

3066 244
226 812
52 749
2 249
3348111


53 304
13 599 202
16 50 303
661 323

15 910 828
1 192
15 912 020
15 635127
276 893

15 918 948
1 952 064
1 545 263
19 4id 275
16 538 874
2 055 584
821 817

1 730 359
1 311i96
50 943

1912 498
356 830

342 968
229171
572 139
88 060
228 430
316 490
431 028
457 601
888 629
16 226
1 321
4 536 8 75
4 476
545146
164 661

52 51158
32 772 622
82
4 983 060
1 891 773
76
39 647 615
18 446170

999281
92 761
37 960

129
1130 071


7 849
2 277 882
5 601
57 649

2 341 132
2 341132
2 308 042
ZZ 090

2 341 440
157 181
125 OOZ
2 623 624
2 526 179
5 686
91 759

207 924
3 045
2 320
213 289
15 140
49 274
42 416
91 690
28 069
933871
61 940
77 343
76 287
153 630
2 388
130
893 745

620
43 868

938233
7 086 619

3 542
219 789
7 309 950
3 960 868
143 586
462
3 963

148 011


37 983

7 025 333
1 595 732

8 621 065

8 621065
8 545 279
75 786
8 621 F75
375 773
192 942
9 190 290
7 564 246
1 626 044


62?0 909
42 559

663 468
176 315
139 653
111117
250 770
48 512
76 358
124 670
187 965
187 475
375 440
8 541
1 810
1 757 7933
46 830
465158

2 269 721

12 176 697
317 464
4 273 737

16 767 898
7 785 259
451 499
69112

-
520 611


38 096

8 362 162
1 263 947

9 626 10S

9 626 109
9 523 58C
102 529

9 628 2'0 7
493 304
229 704
10 351 215
9051 780
1 299 435


641 750
26 358

668 100
172 674
153 075
121 881
274 954
48 453
75 877
124 310
201 506
197 758
399 264
9 '73

2 098 30 3
40 274
341 575

24 80179

14 641 534
254 510
3 337 807

18 233 851
8 727155

521772
52 661


574 435


7 827
2 62?8 374
8 910
89 380
92 6
2 926 664

2 87 8 5 35
48 129

2 930 439
214 799
178 180
53 52418
3171 550
9 451
142 437

251 750
3 779

258 755
21 756

68 036
59 587
127 623
40 784
45 412
86 196
1L08 820
104 999
213 819
2 984
13 3
1142 044

1 010
67 424

1210 478

10 356 15 8

7 693
575 549
10 739 400
5 97 2 330
184 463
636
5 821

1 91 920


126 814
17 744 572
4 119 181
91 979
304
219 56 036
35 110
21 991146
21 805 882
185 264

21 962 137
955 579
1138e 529
24 056 245
19 679 867
4 242 553
133 473
352

1 353 279
123 367
5 616
4 92
1482 754
425114
397 486
361 500
758 986
160 572
213 052
373 624
558 058
574 552
1132 610
21 681
3 369
2 512 812
3 048 725
1 518 035
47 746
to
7127 328
16 982 123
20 587 355
12 725 434
296 969
6 394
50 598 275
22 273 391

1063180
183 226
6 303
57
2 174
12 54 940


126 793
20 484 070
2 756 885
84 952
368
23 326 275
37 96 9
233564 244
23140 644
223 600

23 333 416
1169 931
1318 689
25 622 036
22 869 304
2 824 935


1470 687
91 509

1567 153
441 670

431 207
383188
814 395
162 649
202 839
365 468
593 856
586 027
1179 863
23 041
4 04 3
3148 174
3 299 839
1 021 382
46 140
11
7 515 546
22 515 502
22 531 957
8 506 554
307 300
7 641
53 868 954
24 196 290
1211705
121 480
5 193

2125
1340 560


6.9
7,490
1 07

52 8

282



56

16.o
37,439
18.0


8,565

35.4



17.0

1.4
27, 5
1,1


9.5
11,163
1.13
36.6
20.2
56.8
2,536
1,180
270
32.2
79.6
0.
59.9
14*
35,08

22.9


10.2
12,777
1.13
37.9
18.5
56.4


33.1





13*9
35,235
22.2


16,278

1.07

66.6

358
43.2


597
37
15.8
119,388
22.3


11.9




3,731

"364



59.7

15.2
55,958
20.6


6,612
1.04

293 9


14.6

1,962
911
247
j21.0
74.3


8-1
7,389

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61.9

916 d
31.7 2
76.0


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9-oe



10-06

11
12

13-ol
13-o2
13-o3
13-04
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14-02

15


5,666


17.1
51.9
2,320
1,021
296
29.3
71 ?
6:.
67.0
52.4

17.5
40, 19
14.0


6,156


15.8
51.0

291
29.7
72.6
65.4
69.o
52.9
17 4
40,184
14.0


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


IIIIIIIIIUII11llllllllllli11111111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
sUEnse oP TRANSPORT BCONOh8CS AND STATMMFCS


Statement No. M.d-211 (08-A)
MARCH IMS


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT











FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways b
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THERE: MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH 1948 AND 3 947

SOUTHERfl DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION NO.
19481947 1948 1947 19191 1947 1948 199 1 19u8 194
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month# 225 9481 226 0671 53 305 53 35 0 7 844 7 827 37 983I Z8 098e 126 816l 126 792 1
2. Train-ailes (locomotive-propelled and motor-oar strain):
2-01. Steam loclomotive-propelled trains........... .. 124 670 0141 136 6 89 43 3 41 055 636 44 574 7 24 7 890 706 81i54 2 8 5 21 676 736 24 643J 5 22 54 046 9361 59 316 90O2 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled train .. .. .. 2 420 4701 13 450 6 901 4 433 2441 2 527 0 O00 183 096 2 82 88 4 5j96 7491 3 367 38e 2 11 372 381 7 533 480 2-02
2-OJ. Electric locoactive-propelled trained. .. ... .. .. 2 4031441 2 542 7521 1 904 257 2 037 980 231 5961 257 541 267 291 247 231 20
20.Other locomotive-propelled train 884 848 824 848 20
2-05.: Total locom~otive-propelled trains .. ... .. .. .. 147 494 452 152 683 723 47 393 137 49159 7041 8 140 398 8 434 65 4 26 273 4851 28 010 904 65 687 432! 67 098 461 20
20.Motor-car-propelled trains. *. .. *~ 0911 116 247 3 512 3 574 98 399 112 673 20
2-07. Total train-miles .. .. .. .. ... .. ... 147 596 3631 152 799 97 0 47 396 6491 49 14 2 781 8 140 938 8 434 654( 26 273 4851 28 010 904 65 785 831 67 211 134 2-07
2-8Ordinary................. 145 67414 150 680 590 46 489 541 48145 412 8 003 185 8 286 742 26 035 83 27 702156 65 145577 66 5462i80 2-08
2-09.:Li~ht ................... ......... 1 922 2231 2 11998 01 907 108 997 866 137 2131 147 912 237 6481 508748 640 25 664 854 2-09
3. Road locomotive-ailes:
3-01. Principal .. .. .. .. .. .. .. ...... 147 543 860l 152 745 574 47 420 113 49 163 76 71 141 666 8 447 881 26 278 7c08 28 016 05 4 65 703 2841 67 117 87 2 3-01
3-02. Helper. . .. .................. 10 802 0781 11 599 727 5 960 373 6 057 370 602 227 636 08 9 1 211062 1 4.56 063 3 028 41 3 450 207 3-02
3-0). Light.................. 9 468 5131 10849 092i 4 804 69 5 2101r9 5 486 365 512 52 6 622 4171 670017 3 555032 3 856 3545o
-0.Total locoomotive-miles. .. .. ............ 167 814 451 174 594 393 58 185 184 60 431 332 9 230 258 9, 596 49 6 28 112 27 30 d 14212 72 286 73 74 424 433 -o
3-05. Total, steam only . ................ 142 635 6941 157 142 769 50 214 060 55 004 988 8 845 526 9 16 68 3 23 423 763 26 679 51 60 152 345 66 294 586 -0
-0.Total, diesel-electrio only .. ... .. .. .. ... 22 061762 14 291022 5 610 981 3 OSO 346 18 336 24 842 4 688 514 3! 462 62Q 11 743 931 7 753 214 30
3-07. Total, electric only. .................. 3 115 9711 159 754 2560 143 2 57599 8 366 306 407 971 89 438 75 785 -07
3-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, anC gas-electria). .1 0241 84 8 1 024 84 8 -08
Train-evitching locomotive-miles:
3-09. Steam locomotivee........... 11 8362401 12 488 747 52214961 5 518 18 7 713 135 744 41 3 1821 0421 1 9020C6 0 40O8056671 43240O8 7 j-09
j-10. Diesel-electrio locomotives ....... .......854 028 588 255 357 584 244 548 10 295 10 ,94 113 756 79 363 352 395 25750 7-1
3-11. Electric locomotivea.................. .. 175 266 165150 149 820 140 78 5 9 051 9 824 16395 14 541 3-11
3-12. Other locomotives (DIesel and gasoline motor, andr tas-lectric) 1 4 82 1 5 O0 --- 1 4 8 1 5 O 3-12
3-1). Total....... .................. 12 847 0161 13 243 6 52 5 728 900 5 903 520 732479 7;4 831 1 "34798 191i4 2 4 450839 45938078 -1
3-14. Miles at initial and final terminals included in item 3-13.. 2 939 163 2 911 311 1 062 384 1 046 94 5 55 732 63 4 2 8 536 273 504 84 7 1 284 774 1 296 091 31
C. Car-miles thousandse):
4-01. Loaded, east. ................. 2 812 2141 2 948 2 37 1 021 230 1111 7 41 171 735 1 86 8 9 422 137( 4a442 75 1 197 1121 1 20 4 921 4-01
4-02. Loaded, vest. ................. .. 172 514 2 242 710 651 598 661 92 5 154 274 174 260 332 30 343 412 1034 33 1063113 1-02
4-0) Loaded, total 984 728 5 190 94 7 1 672 828 1773 499 326 OO9 36115 G 754 ~44 7187 687 2 2314461 2 268 605 4-
3-4.Emty, east ...................... 954 59 937 656 238 767 214 995 105 344 119 300 147 239 139 967 463 246 463 394
4-5 mty, vest 570 739 1592134 612 287 672 673 120 300 128450 222351 219 811 615 801 571220 -
4-6,Epttotal. .. .................. B .525 335 2 529 790 851054 687 66 225644 247 730 369 50 359 77 1079 047 10346s14 %-
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. ................... 3 766 810 3 885 893 1 259 997 1 326 569 277 079 306 19 6 569 576 584 242 1 660 358 1 668 866 1-07
4-08. Loaded and empty, weet. ................... 3 743 2531 3 834 844 1 263 885 1334 59 8 274 574 302 69 0 554 6591 563 223 1 650135 1 634 333 I-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.............. 7 510 0631 7 720 73 7 2 52 882 2 66116 7 551 653 608 886 1124 035 1 147 465 3310 493 3303 219 40
4-10. Caboose, east and week ......... ......... 147 567 152 535 48 808 49 855 8 279 8 59 8! 26 054 27 869 65 026 66 213 -1
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freighlt trains), east and weat 18 2681 19 5611 3 774 3 921 412 39 4 4 211 4 1 39 9 871 11107 4-11
5. Gross ton-siles of road locomotives and tenders thousandse):
5-ol. Coal-burning etena locomotives. .. .. ... 3 59 7391 33 615 71i2 13 702 243 14 970 37 91 3 178 713 3 294 4 O 51 5 474 66j7 6 176 7 7 31 8 004 1161 9 1 74 15b 51 5-ol
5-02. 011-burning steam locomotives 9 198 765 9 626 121 13 058 6 980 123 329 123 121 9 062 378 9 496 018 5-02
5-0). Diesel-electric locomotives .. .. ... .. .. .. 7 057 2261 4 551 79 51 1 490 948 820 54 8 1853 2 732 1 337 295 904 623 4 287 1301 2 823 892 5-o
-0.Electria locomotives. 782 653 812 955 472 279 481105 172 843 194 991 137 531 136 859 5o
5-o5.oOther locomotives ................... ... 1 o0 25 s 5 5
5-6Total................. 47 398 413 48 606 608 15 678 528 16 279 012 3 353 409 349212 P 6 35 291 7 204 51P 214351185 21 630949-0
6. Grses ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses thousandse):
6-01. Total in coal-burning stena locomotive trained ..... 214 804 3161 245 179 322 97 297 245 109 486 126 26 443 6641 29 444 4771 37 825 609 42 707 9531 53 237 796 63 540 76 6 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trained. .. .. .. 61 208 148 64 605 424 3 694 2 87 7 833 581 784 94G 60 370 873 63 817 601 6-02
6-0) Total in diesel-elsetric locomotive train. .. .. ... 60 2191891 38 807 810 13 186 583 7172 763 12 034 20 121 12 191173 8 825 900 34 689 399 22 7989 02 60
60.Total in electric locomotive trained 6 990 841 7 654 02 8 5 224 894 5 675 261 916 418 1 088 54 8 49 529 8029 60
6-05.: Total in ot her loomotive and motor-car trains. .. .. .. 1 9 0211 24 98 7 208 2 OO -1 -I -I 1 813 24 78 7 6-0
-0.Total in all freight trained 343 241 515 356 271571 115 652 624 122 337 227 27 372 116 30 55314 6 50 850 363 52 318 799 149 366 412 151062 399 60
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandse) ......... 161159 931 168 867 627 55 407 870 58 977 09 6 15 245 072 16 963 95 824 073 769 24 944 28 8 66 433 220 67 982 28 5 7
8. Train-hours (including train-awitchiri hour at way stations):
8-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained 8 241 757 8 934 6 24 3 095 921. 3 305 018 508 8201 538 44 O1 1 398 489 1 551 6 7 3 3 238 527 3 539 49 3l 8-01
6-02. Diesel-electric looomotive-propelled trains ...... 960 453 624 05 5 253 756= 146 801 1 5051 164 7 198 184 140 698 507 008 334 909 8-02
E-03 Electric locomotive-propelled trains. .. .. .. .. 147 19 150 32 5 111 1841 115 37 7 17 360 19 8 22 18 615 15 12 6 80
-0.Other locomotive-propelled trains .... ... ...144 15 0 44 15O -0
E-05. Motor-car-propelled traine. ......... 6385 7057 75372 6010 665 -0
-0.Total train-houra 9 355 898 9 716 211 3 4612363 5 67 568 527 685 559 909 1 596 673 1 692 37i 3 770 304 3 896 363 80
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-ol. Train-mles, oriay .... .... 7.1j 7.4i 9.6d 10.0 11.2 11.'1 7.5 8.1 5.6j 5.8 9-ol
9-02. Net ton-miles ,3 ,3oo1142 12,2d3 21,35g 24,082 6,965 7,275 5575,957 9-o2
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trained :
10-01. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper). ....... 1.07 1.08 1.1) 1. .08 1.08 1.05 1.05 1.05 1.05 to-ol
10-02. Loade flsrih car-miles )23.6.0 '6" 07 4).6 29.0 28.4 342 4. 1-
10-0). Empty freight ear-mlee. ........... ....17.4 16. d 1i8.31* 28*2 29-9 1 2 304 16.6 15.5 o
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose). .....516525.3536975 1.50 9. 1-o
10-05. GIross ton-mailes (excluding locomotives and tenders). ... 2362,3 248 2, 3,42 6, 79 1,3 189223 ,7 0o
11. Goroe ton-silee of locomotives and tenders per locomnotive-mile. .. 282 278 2691 2694 2472i9 296 29 110
12. Nt ton-rmles per loaded. cwla-il 2.1 32*5 331 3.7.0 319 1. 98 Zoo12
13. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound ... .7 7 9 $. 86. 107. 607 72.2 13-01
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, weetbound.... *5.51. .65. 57.6 5.96102. 65.0 13-02
13-0). Percent loaded of total freight car-milee (east and west). 6. 26. 59.1 59.3 7.1 68.6 67. 6iJ.7 13-o3
13-04., Percent eastbound of total loaded freight car-miles. .. 56.1( 5 .4 61.o 62.7 52.7 51.7 5.o 56.4 53.6 53.1 130
14. Averages per train-hourt
14-ol. Train-mles. ..................... 15.6 15*7 13.7; 13.b 15.4 15.1 316.5 16.6 17.11 17.2 14-ol
14-02, Girors ton-siles (excluding locomotives and tenders). .. 36,6e7 j6,668 e,1 34,291 51,872 54,568 1683,1 39,617 38,770 14-02
ly. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours* 17.6 17.7 22.5 22.7 2. 20.9 14.6 1. 14.0 114.1 15


Py 2


Exoludes switching time of train locomotises at initial and final terreinals.
#Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period*
SExcludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road nof in operation.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1948-- O-750184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT BOONOMICS AND3 STA'll8TICS


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





















1


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1 1 1 I 1 1 1 I 1 1


Exaludes switching time of train locomotives at Initial and final termpinals.
#Excludea Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


Salbjcct to revision


ITEM
NO.


UNITED STATES


ITEM


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION

194 1947


S1947


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. ....
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor-oar trained :
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained .......
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trained .....
2-0). Electric locomotive-propelled trains. ............
2-04. Other locomotive-propelled trained .. .. .. .....
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled train .. .. .. ...
2-06. Motor-car-propelled trains. .. .............
2-07. Total train-miles ...........
2-08. Ordinary ... .. .. ..................
2-09. Light........... ..
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal ... .. .. .. ..........
3-02. Helper.......... .. .. ..
3-03. Light ...........r..... .
30.Total locomotive-ailes. .. .. .... .......
3-o5.Total, steam1only. .. .. .. .. .. .. ..
-0.Total, diesel-electrio only .... .. . ..
3-07. Total, electric only. .................
J-08. Total, other (diesel an~d gasojine motor, anld g~as-electric).
Train-evitching locomotive-miles:
3-09. Steam locomotives ......................
3-10. Diesel-electrio locomotives.. . .........
3-11. Electric locomotives. .. .. .. ..... ......
:-12. Other locomortivs (Diesel sad gasoline motor, and gas-electric) ....
3-1). Total ................... ......
3-14. Miles at initial and final terminals included in item j-1). .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east. ........................
4-02. Loaded, west. .. .. ....................
4-0). Loaded, total .. .. .. .............
a-05. Empty, east......... .
-0.Empty, total. .. .............. ..
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. ...................
4-08. Loaded and empty, weat. ...................
4-09. Loaded and empty, total .. .... .......
4-10. Caboose, east and vest. ................
4-11. Passenger-train oars (in freight trains), east and west ...
5. Gross ton-siles or road locomotives and tenders thousandse):
5-ol. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .. .. .........
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives . .. ........
5-o3. Diesel-electrie locomotives .................
-0.Electrio locomotives. ............ .....
-0a a~r locomotivaes .
6. rosse ton-miles of ears, content, and cabooses thousandse):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trained ....
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trains. .....
6-0). Total in diseel-electric locomotive trains. ....
60.Total in electric locomotive train .......
6-05. Total in ot her locomotive and motor-car trains. ...
-0.Total in all freight trained .
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsa)
6. Train-hourr (including train-owitching hours at way stations):
6-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained .......
8-02. Dionel-electria looomotive-propelled trains .. ......
8-03. Electric locomotive-propelled trained. ............
-0.Other locomotive-propelled trains ..............
8-0 Mtor-car-propelled trained ................
80 Total train-hours ...... ..
AVERAGES
9, Averages per mile of road per day:

10. Averages oer train-mile (excluding light trains):''' ''
10-01. tcomotive-mles (principal and helper). .. .......
lo-o2. Loaded freight ear-ailes ..............
10-0 Empty freight ear-miles. .
10-0 Total freight car-ailes (excluding caboose). .. ... .
10-0 Grose ton-mless (excluding locomotives and tenders). .
10-0 Net ton-miles............... ...... .
11. Groas ton-siles of loconotivse and tenders per locomotive-mile. .
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile ... .. ... .. .
15. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, eastbound .. .
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, weetbound ....
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and weet). .
13-04(. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight cammiles. .. ..
14. Ave ages per tai -hour: ...........
14-02. Groes ton-ailes (excluding locomotives and tenders). .. .

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


7 849
1 857 197
4 6 68
54 893

1 916 758

1 916 758
1 891553
,25 205
1 917117
129 901
110718
2 157 736
2 062 175
4 760
90 801

191551
1310
23 98

195 259
16 363

43 534
41245
84 779
22 744
26129
48 873
66 278
67 374
133 652
1 943
137

732 023
626
40 859
773 508

6 335 089

3 861
203 697

6 542 647
3 629 749

122 971
344
3 854

127169


7 827
2 338 511
7 9 14
58 961

24 05 386

2 405 386
2 364 593
40 7 93

2 408 973
161 925
124 424
2 695 322
2 590 753
8 454
96 115

211 852
3 897
2 218

217 967
37 378

54 318
47 126
101 444
29 127
37 680
66 807
83 445
84 806
168 251
2 482
130

922 049

911
44 270

967 230

7 976 621

6 737
245 497

8 228 855
4 467 605

147 291
600
4 166

152 057


225 925

35 041 053
7 8 4t 8 74
724 526
192
43 614 645
33 824
43 648 469
43 1C9 518
47i 951

43 631 983
3 014 819
2 654 497
49 301 299
39 901 384
8 435 246
964 397
2 72

3 493 719
327 739
6j0 375
504
3882Z337
913 9391

896 077
705 727
1 601 804
291 516
512 930
804 446
1 187 593
1 21b 657
2 406 250
43 557
6 3066

8 027 386
3 070 958
2 648 737
237 943

13 985 038

61 572 573
20 855 260
23 931 710
2? 272 635
6 644
108 638 822
49 902 380

2 286 816
370 3;27
42 650
31
2 175
2 701999


22j '57

44 18i9 944
4 77 2 0 5 E
822 521
320
49 784 837
39L 728
49 824 565
49j154 873
669692

49 8j04 365
3661059
3 21i3905
56 679 329
50 61 2 7 7
5051 842
1010 890
3 2 0

3 943 862
198 144
53 12 8
504
4195j63 8
920 584

953 513
746 227
1 699 740
317 0533
587 462
904 495
1 270 546
1333 689
2 604 2 55
49 876
6 755

10 678 4 83
3 311 164
1600 665
250 542

15 840 869

78 5593 587
22 492 573
13 767 900
2 431 867
7 963
117 259 890
53 93d OO4

2 796 381
215 320
45 878
5 1
2 321
3059 951


53 304

10 830 324
1 8 541 410
582 331

13 267 065
1150
13 2:68 215
13 045 912
2223503

13 276 465
16841971
13515 020
16 2?7b 456
13 266 226
2 265 078
747152

1 448 682
136 612
52 943

1 640 237
311 750

314 682
212 289
526 971
72 538
183 490
256 028
387 2?0
395 779
782 999
13 463
1 409

6 651 466
6 415
597925
152 054
4 407 860

28 025 974
11 991
5 682 126
1 787136
70
35 507 297
16 744 631

804 777
101 087
32 974

118
938956


53 346
14 519 423
b 87 5 27
674 419

16 0 81 3 6 9
1 29;
16 082 661
15 766 067
316 594

16 OBB 254
1973456
1647 670
19 709 380
17 867 892
1059 166
782 322

1718 813
76 894
46 331

1842 038
329 982

362 258
227 118
589 376
80 474
227 894
308 368
442 732
455 012
8 97 74 4
16 343
1 352

4 880 5355
5 170
286 173
158 352

5 330 230

36 156 332
9 829
2 505 883
1 867 22 8
ea
40 539 340
19 146 525

1028 953
49 808
36 169
120
1115 050


37 983

6 169 366
1 618 6 4 6

7 788 012
7 788 012
7 717 362
70 650

7 788 396
323 031
171 735
8 283162
6 629 616
1 653 546


583 445
52 329

635 774
174 296

138 580
104167
242? 547
39 955
70 697
110 652
178 335
174 864
355199
7 743
1 510

1 537 759
44 353
463 655

2 045 767

11 309 007
299 847
4 376 774

15 985 628
7 514 965

402 456
73 410


475 866


37 991

7 435 081
1 233 04 5

8 668 126
8 668 126
8 579 390
88 736

8 669 368
403 302
1 902 20
9 262 890
802 686
1 260 204


595 100
28 295

623395
157 640

136 732
108 887
245 619
43 739
72 05
115 774
180 471
180 922
361 593
8 600
1 324

1 860 840
35 742
334 244

2 230 826

12 735 397
2939424
3 223 010


161i97 831
7 564 051

456 OO9
50 696


506 705


126 789
16 184 166
4 371 150
87 302
192
20 642 810
32 674
20 675 404
20 514 691
160 793

20O 64i OOD
876 916
10 57 024
%2 581 945
:7 9413367
4 511 862
126 $444
2 72

1 270 041
135 4688
5 034
504
1411067
410 982

399 481
346 026
747 507
156 279
232 614
388 893
555 760
580 640
1136 400
20 408
3 310

2 106 138
3 020 190
1 586 531
45 030

6 757 898

15 902 503
20 543 422
113 868 949
281 802
6 574
50 603 250
22 013 035

956 612
195 486
5 822
31
2 057
1160 008


126 793
19 696 929
2 6 43 56 6
89 141
320
22 629 956
38 456
22 668 392
22 444 823
223 569

22 637 770
1122 376
1251 591
25 Oil 737
22154 946
2 724 Olb
132 453
3 20

1418 097
89 058
4 579
504
1512 258
421 584

400 205
363 096
763 301
163 693
249 853
413 546
563 898
613 949
1176 847
22 451
3 96 9

3 015 059
3 270 252
979 337
47 920

7 312 577

21 691 237
22 243 320
8 032 270
319 142
7 895
52 293 864
22 759 823

1164 12 8
114 216
5 543
5 1
2 201
1286139


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51.2

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2,386
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32.5

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61.5
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1,919




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51.3
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4.8
2

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59.6
68.7
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16.4
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16.2


9.0
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2,7
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71.9






14.4


1.07

r2.9
28.3
71.2
1,8B9



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54,117

22.0


1.08

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30.8

75.8
60.2
68.0
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15.3


1.05

52.4

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52.4
1.6
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10-02

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12

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UNll11IVERSIT OF11 FLOR11 111IDA11111 111


IN TERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
wUEUa TIuornusson-r CODNOMLICS AND STLATISTIC8


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
APRIL 1948


UNIV. OF i:! LI. U



AUG -"



U.S. DEPO~TORY


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES


Compiled from 12j reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways #

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 1948 AN~D 19!C7


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT















FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123~ reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways d

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRI 1948 AND 1947

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

191;8 19':7 1946 19.17 1948g 1947 1948 19 7 194d 1947


P~a O


1

2-01
2-02
2-0)
2-041
2-05
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09

j-01
3-02




3-05
3-06




3-07
4-08
4-09
4-10
3-11


5-01
5-02


6-03
6-02
b-05

4-7
8-08


5-02
5--0


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of montb#.... ...
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor-oar trained :
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained .......
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled traine .....
2-0j. Electric locomotive-propelled trained. ............
2-04. Other locomotive-propelled train .......
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled train .......
2-06. Motor-car-propelled trains. .................
2-07. Total train-miles ......................
2-08. Ordinary. .. .. .. .. .. .. ... ... .. ... .
2-09, Light.. .
j. Road locomotive-miles:
}-01. Principal .. .. ... ..... ... ... .. ...
J-02. Helper. ..... ... .. .... ... .. .. ... ...

-0.Total locomotive-miles. ..........
3-05. Total, team only .........
-0.Total, diceel-electric only .................
3-07. Total, electric only... .
3-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline mlotor, and gas-elEctric). .
Train-evitching locomotive-miles:
3-09. Steam locomotives ......................
j-10. Diesel-electric locomotives .................


j-1). Total .. .
3-14. Miles at initial anld finally terminale included In item j-13. .
4. Car-miles thousandse).
lr-01. Loaded, east... .
4-02. Loaded, west. .... ..... .. .. ... .... .



11-07. Loaded and empty, east. ...................
4-08. Loaded and empty, west. ...................
4-09. Loaded and empty, total ...................
4-10. Caboose, east and weet. . .
4-11. Passenger-train care (in freight trained east and west ...
5. Groes ton-milee of road locomotives and tenders thousandse):
5-ol. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...............
5-02. 011-burning steam locomotives ................
5-0 Diesel-electric locomotives .................
-o.Electric locomotives. ....................

6. Gross ton-miles of ears, conten~ts, and cabooses; (thousands):
6-01. Total in coal-burning, steam locomotive trained ....
6-02. Total in oil-burning team locomotive trained. ........
6-0). Total in diesel-electric locomotive trains. .......
60.Total in electric locomotive trained .......
6-05.,,,,,, Totl i oherlocmoivean motor-car trains. .......
-0.Total in all freight trained .........
7 Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thoueande)... ....
8. Train-houre (including train-owitchirng hours at way stations):
8-01. Steam locomotiv~e-propelled trained .......
8-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains ......
8-0) Electric locomotive-propelled trains. ............
-0.Other locomotive-propelled trains ..............
8-05. Mlotor-car-propelled trains. .................
-0.Total train-houre ...........
AVERAGES
9, Average per mile of road per day:
9-ol. Train-milee, ordinary ....................
9-o2. Net ton-miles ........................
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains):f
10-01. Locomotive-~lles (principal and helper). ..........
10-02. Loaded freight earu-mi3*s ..................
10-0 Empty freight car-miles. ..................
10-0 Total freight ear-miles (excluding cab~oose). ....
10-0 Gross ton-alles (excluding locomotives and tenders). ....
100 et ton-miles. ............ ...........
11. Groes ton-milee of locomotives and tender per locomotive-mile. ..
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile ......,...........
13. Car-mile ration:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastDOUnd ....
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound ....
13-0 J. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and west). .
13-0 Percent eastbound o f ttal loaded freight car-miles. ....
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-ol. Train-miles. .. ... .. .. ... .... .. ....
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). ..

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


225 941

159 711 067
28 269 344
3 127 670
1 016
191 109 097
135 735
-91 244 832
188 843 658
2 401174

191175 843
13 816 897
12 123 010
217 115 750
182 537 078
30 493 602
4 083 774
1 296

15 329 959
1 161767

16 729 353
3 b52 554

3 70 8~29
2 878 240
6 586532
1246112
2 083 670
3 329 782
4 954 404
4 961910
9 916 314
191125
24 634

38 387 125
12? 269 773
9 705 965
1 020 596
38


276 376 510
82 063 408
84 151 282
9 263 476
25 665
451 880 341
211 062 311

10 529 139
1 330154
189 809
175
8 560
12 057 897


226 04 O

180 876 6 61
10: 222 74E

202 4i65 844
155 97 5
202 621 819
19r 832 74 7
2 789s07 2

202 547 T23
15 2rO 70 6
1:;462 997
232 27100 OO
20'7 75G 33 0
19 342 864
4 17OG64 4
1. 1 6 C

1G 432 612
7UO6 399 0

17 43 i9293
S837 89 8
3 901749
.! 988 93 S
68690 68 7
32a546 90
2~179 595

5 156 439
5 168 533
10 324 972
202 409
26 316

44 293177
1..: 937 2 8 5

1 063 4 97
3 4


323 7138 85 5
87 097 997
52: 575 710
10 085 89 5
32 95 O
473 531 407
222 805 631

11 731005
839 37 5
196 203
201
9 37 81
12 776 16 21


7 845
9 747 903
22 764
286 4 89

10 057 156

10 057 156
9 8947 736
162418

10 058 783
732 128
597 083
11 387 994
10 907 701
23 096
457197

904 686
11 603

927 738
72 095

215 269
195 519
410 786
128 086
146 429
274 517
343 357
341 948
685 305
10 222
549

3 910 736

2 479
213 702
12 1

32 778 7 53

15 8 95
1 120 115

33 914 763
18 874 821

6131 791
1 849
21 2:14

654 8 54


7 82 7

10 492 796
30 742 i
316 502

10 840 040

10 840 040
10 651 ZZ5
188 705

10 856 854
798 014
636 950
12 291 818
11 754 436
33 296
504 086

956 265
14 491


982 798
80 806

241 214
221 386
462 600
148 42 7
166110
314 537
389 641
387 496
777 137
11080
524

4 216 454

3643
239 261


37 421098

26 858
1 334 04 5

38 782 001
21 431 563

685 731
2 24 7
23 988

711966


38 071

32 075 887
e 600 42 7

ZG 676 314
35 676 314
35 278 830
397 04

36 682 706
1 859 563
860 23 7
39 402 306
34 679 48 2
4 722 824


S497 160
1 07 6 5 8


2 604 818
662 48 7

5 810O06
452 3CO
1.033306
183 707
291845
475 552 i
764 713 9
744 14 5
1 508 85 8
36 467
5 46 3

8 036 594
158 86 5
12 38 866



55 443 29 6
1 024 3'7 O
12 048 9r10


68 516 576
32 508 339

2 OO7 68 2
191 39 4


2 199 07 6


53 304
51 885 960
6 287 554
2 486 588

60 660 202
4 662
60 664 864
59 535 453
1 129 411

GO 698 577
7 645 344
6 119 719
74 463 640
63 480 286
7 876 OS9
3 107 295

6 670 178
496 196


73569 137
1 374 134

1 335913
863 886
2 199 799
311305
795 778
1 107 083
1 647 218
1 659 664
3 306 882
616 72
5 183

17 353 709
14 473
2 008 875
624 333
-0 08

325 322 838
15 685
1.8 809 092
7 012 030
278
151 159 923
72 152 501

3 901769
353 772
144 158
493
4 400 142


53 34 9

59 094 14 7
3 41.4 527
Li 712 399

60 221 0j7 3
4 666
65 225 939
63 911 479
1314 460

65 252 021
8 030 82 6
5 857 86"
80140 712
7'' 872 880
4 109 512
3158 320

7 237 000
321 442


7 745 558
1 376 92 7

1473832
8 89 04 3
S362 875
295 469
900 567
1.190 03 6
1 769 301
1 789 610
3 558 411
6619 8
5 25 3

19 850 915
12 15 O
1106 721
639 457


145 642 4 5 8
12 70 6
9 678 64 6
7 542 48 9

168 876 S67
78 123 621

4 333 971
3 96 6 CO


4 663 618


37 982

27 846 102
6 215 339

34 06. 497
34 0614 97
33 753 195
308 298

374 067194
1 534 093
794 152
36 30'j5 439
?0 053 379
6 342 060


2 404 487
1 66 085


2 570 572
710 569

560 517
436 475
99)6992
187194 C
293 048
4 80O242
747 711
729 523
1 477 234
73 797
S 721

7 012 426
167 682
1 800 950



49 134 616
1 133 428
36 5j67 947


66 835 991
31 588 734

1 800 945
271 594


2 072 539


12680 U'

70 231102
15 743 $31
354 593

46 330 242
13073
8G 461315
85 660 268
U30.047

836 351 209
3 905 332
4 612 050
94 tt6L 677
~71 095 712
16 252 3H7
519 282
1 296

5 350 600
487 883

5 861900
1 695 756

1596 593
1 382 360
2 97819,3
619 "25
84 415
14$67 940
2 216 118
2 230 775
4 446 893
85 434
13 181

10 110 254
12 082 566
5 613 6,1
162 561
38 15 6

69 140 303
80 914 295
48 758 348
1 131 331
25 387
19~9 969 664
88 446 255

4 194 694
702 939
24 437
175
8 067
4 930 312


126 793

79 213 831
10 177 046
336 372

US 723 417
1511CO
89 879 526
88 9j13103
888423

87, 75i, 642
4 572 5 3
>107 94 5
99 436 170
80 449 532
10 477 2 32
508 23 8


5 742 187
342 808

6106119
1 717 67 6

1 605 697
1 42 2C9
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1448160
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8247 282
S4 480 0 6 6
88 664
lb 07 6

12 189 214
12 766 27 O
3 803 229
1t4 779
3 4


85 232 OO3
86 060 921
30 821 29 6
1 209 361
32 6 8 2
:OZ 356 263
DO 742 10 6

4 703 621
449 12 5
20 669
201
8 88 6
T' 182 502


6.9
7,720

1.07

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32.0

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8,21
1.08
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2,!70
1,115
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j.8

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17.7


10.4
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1.07


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2162


9.2
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36.9
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55.5
2,539
1,212
270
32.8
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22.7


10.0
12,203

1.13
37.0
18.7
55.7
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1,222
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62.4

13.9
34,783

22.7


11.
22,81

3~.5
29.5
73..0
3,641
2 012


61.9

57.1


15.2
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21.1


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6,873





15.0



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j~247

75.0


7.9
7,11

1.05




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31:5



16.7
31,157

14.7


5.6
5,764
1.ol
34.8
17.1
51.9
2,334

297
29.7


67.0
53.6

17.5
40 559
14.1


5.8
5,964

1..05

50.3
2,285
1,020
291
29.9

1.0


53.0

17.3
39,239
14.1


9-ol
9-o2
10-ol

10-04
10-05

11
12

13-01
13-02
13-o)
13-ol
14-ol
14-02

15


tExoludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.
#RSepresents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
SExcludes Missouri and Attansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


U. 5.GtovENMENT PRINTING oFFICE: 1948---0-750184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT BOONOMICS AND STA'ITSI'CS


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













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UNV OrNTFL 8 a


AUG -


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM: RAIWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compil.ed from 12) reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways #y
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THNE MONTHI OF MAY 1946 AND 1947


I 1 .


I 1 I I I I -I I I ~


1 1I I I I i


Exaludes swifching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminal.
#2xcludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


:4~8/5


- *. DEPO~iTOR


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. ..............
2. Train-miles (looomotive-propelled and motor-oar trained :
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained .......
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trained .....
2-03. Electric locomotive-propelled train. ............
2-04. Other locomotive-propelled train ......*
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled train .......
2-06. Motor-car-propelled trains. .................
2-07. Total train-miles ......................
2-08.0Ordinary... .
2-09, Light.. .
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal.. .
3-02. Helper.. ..
:I-03.Light.. .
-0.Total locomotive-ailes. ...................
j-05. Total, steam only ...........
-0.Total, dieseel-electrio only .........
3-07. Total, electric only. ....................
3-OS. Total, other (diesel anld gasoline motor, 'and gnaslecetric). .
Train-evitching locomotive-milee:
3-09. Steam locomotives ......................
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotives .................
3-11. Electric locomotives. ....................
3-12. Other loconotises (Diesel and gasoline mot, bl and ge-eetric) ..
3-13 Total ... . .. .. .. .. .. .
3-14. Milee at initia~a~l 'and fini~al trinalsincue in item 3-13. .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
lL-01. Loaded, east. ........................
4-02. Loaded, west... .

4-0). Loaded toal... ... ... .... ... ...

4-07. Loaded and empty, east. ...................
4-09. Loaded and empty, total ...................
4-10. Caboose, enat and vest. ...................
4-11. Passenger-train care (in freighlt trained) east and vast ..
5. Gross ton-siles of road locomotives and tenders thousandsa):
5-ol. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...............
5-02. 011-burning steam locomotivee ................
S-o3. Diesel-electrie locomotivs.. ..... ....
-0.Electric locomotives. ....................
5-o5. 0ther locomotives ......................
6. Gross ton-miles of care, contenlts, and caboosoes (thousane):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trained ....
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive train. ........
6-0) Total in deslel-electric locomotive train. .........
60.Total in electric locomotive trained .......
6-05. Total in other loc.omotiv and motor-car trais.. .. ..
-0.Total in all freight trains .................
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousa~nda .... ..
d. Train-houre (including train-owitching hour at way stations):
8-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained .......
8-02. Dieeel-electric looomotive-propelled trained .....
E-0) Electrie locomotive-propelled trained. ............
80.Other locomotive-propelled trains .............,
8-05. Motorer-ar-proplled trains. .................
-0.Total train-houra ...........
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-ol. Train-miles, ordinary ....................
9-o2. Net ton-miles ........................
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light' trained :
10-01. Locomotive-mles (principal and helper). ..........
10-02. Loaded freight ear-miles ******************
lo-0. Empty freight car-mis. a~~,;iee* O.b,
10-0 Total freight ear-miles(xlungaoo). ..... .
10-0 Gross ton-ailes (excluding locomnotives and tenders). ....
10-0 Net ton-miles. .......................
1, Groes ton-milee of locomotives and tenders per' locomotive-m~ile. .
12, Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile ******************
13. Car-mile ratio:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight oar-miles, eastbound ...
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, westbound ****
13-0 Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and weat). .
13-0 Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles. ....
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-ol. Train-miles. ........................
14-02. Groes ton-milee (excluding locomotives and tenders). .

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


53 345
15 303 777
902 991
689 508
16 896 276
1 300
16 697 574
16 586 332
511244

16 901619
8123 495
1752 262
20 777 376
is 887 750
1084 949
804 677

1748 634
76 090
44 500

1869 232
340 149
391 559
625 481
79 102
247 933
327 035
470 662
481 855
952 516
17185
1 616

5171123
6 557
296 516
165 305
5 639 501
39 262 851
15 913
2 560 658
1 982 248
6 8
43 821732
21 213 354
1067 249
50 068
36 461
125
1 153 90 3


7 849
2 8 74 049
10 637
90 103
2 974 789
2 974 789
2 925100
49 689
2 975 272
236 289
1 84 516
3 396 077
5 244 446
10 824
140 807

865 319
1116
3 394
269 831
23 233
63 865
70 141
134 006
48 966
44 083
93 049
112 831
114224
227 055
3011
174
1178 533
1 601
67 050
1 247184
11 256 824

3058
371 968
116 31 844
6 521 821
189361
526
6 770

196 657


37 983
7 333 425
1713 533
-0 4 5

90 46 958
8 963 504
83 454
9048112
4112 55
205 468
9 664 835
7 912 mos
1752 633


630 432
48 270

678 702
177 481

157 689
109 414
267103
47 174
90 161
137 335
204 863
199 575
404 438
8 958
1200
1 863 462
36 485
498 477

2 398 424
13 373 281
247183
4 626 897

16 247 361
8 608 062
459 663
74 534


5534197


37 991
7 984 613
1 369 522

9 354 135
9 354 135
9261 845
92 290
9 355 317
481083
214 470
9 990 870
a 591 1 399 450


617 219
28 532

645 751
163 415

155 777
112 402
268179
45 390
87 927
133 317
801167
800529
401 49 6
9 279
1 366
2 014 835
35 704
377 62 i~

2 428 160
14 179 28 6
229 688
3 622 797

18 0317 71
8 393 117

490 025
55 397


545 4 22


225 914
40 649 971
8 369 402
814 062
296
49 833 731
34 6533
49 866364
49 221171
647 193

49 850 449
3 764 308
3 200 222
56 814 979
46 718 708
9016 917
10 79024
3 36
3 876 815
333 806
54 538
526
4 865 687
985 663
1011 517
779 434
17 90 951
348 278
629 629
977 901
1 359 789
1 409 063
2 768 652
49 896
6 716
10 043 354
3112 550
2 629 979
283 063
10
16 268 956
78 129 048
21 094 2 13
25 572 654
2 609 404
7 776
127 413 097
60 249 601
2 624115
381i444
46 507
51
2 204
3 0 54 3 21


225 949
46 390 714
5 054 115
863148
280
52 308 257
38 694
52 346 951
51 689168
657783

58 386 365
3901175
3 483 477
59 711017
53 271 872
5 365 734
1073 059

4 1280 6 8
211 896
520 24
504
4 392 492
988 7 42
1043 911
787 577
1831488
343148
689 846
972 994
1387 059
1417 423
2 804 482
52 425
7 306
114821065
3424 274
1703 971
878 724

16 828 041
87 370 957
23 386 808
14 634 331
2 676 536
8 246
128 076 878
60 013 910
2 914 402
227 596
47 919
4 7
2 234
3 192 19 8


53 302
13 141 239
2165 109
636 865
15 943 213
109;1
15 944 304
15 635 960
308344
15 953 584
2 072 955
1 585 765
19 612 304
16 so4 391
25 955 636
812 550

1624 981
147 94'7
45 806
1818 734
340 038
371 900
233568
605 268
84 495
236 729
3212 24
456 395
470 097
926 498
16 204
12 75

4 486 664
S8 64
693 859
171064
5 362 151
34 763 479
22 806
6 470 746
1 958 816
67
43 215 914
21 2!82 453
963 588
115776
33 600
108
1 111 272


7 827
2 919 304
8 398
90 331
3018 033
3018 033
8 970 858
47175
30 81295
803 270
174 744
3 399309
3 246 995
8 919
145 395

868 206
3 961
2 976
269143
21 920
71 968
65 247
137 215
44 802
52 796
97 598
116770
118043
234 813
308 2
14 2
1183 388
934
68 245
1252 567
11 421 25 6
6 852
389 654

11 817 7 6 2
6 614 961
186 51
64
6 43

193 39 1


186 780
17 301 258
44 80 123
87 094
296
81 868 771
33 542
81902 313
21696 607
205 706
21 673 481
1 224 473
24141763
19 357 663
4 658 097
125 667
35 36 0
136 471
5 338
528
1498420
444 911
418 063
366 511
784 574
167 637
258 656
486 293
585 700
625 167
1 210 867
21 723
4067

2 512 695
3 067 501
1 636 042
44 949
10
72 61197
18 735 464
20 824 224
14 471 953
278 626
7 711
54 317 978
23 837 265
1011503
198 608
5 937
51
2 096
1 212 195]


126786
20O 183 020
2 773 204
83 309
280
23039 813
37 394
83077 207
22 870153
207 074
23 048134
11533527
1342 001
25 5434 62i
22 545 707
2 872 416
124 987
S5 2

1500 009
103 313
4 540
504
1606 366
463 258
424 607
376 006
800 613
173 854
241190
415 044
598 461
617196
1 215 657
22 879
4 182
3051719
3 382 013
1 026 900
45174
7 507 813
22 507 564
23 141 207
8 444 027
304 634
e 181
54 405 613
23 792 478
1170 818
i121482
5 080
4 7
2 109
1 299 47 6


Zo

1.08
36.1
19.9
56.3
1,22
286
33.6
74.4

56.5
16.
41,71
17.9


7.4
6,568
1.08




282
32.8

75.

57.o
16.4
40,122
17**


1*13
38*
20.
59 3
2.7
1,361
273
35*2





14.3
36,889
2P2-2


7.6
7,311

1.o5
29.8
15.3
2,o6

32.2
77 .o
51.8
66.o
59.o
16.9
34,158
15.6


12,828

1.13
37.7


1,279
271
33*9





14.6
37.977
22.1


12.0
26,604


45.8
31.8
77.6
3,977

48.7

6.6



15.1
59,148
20.9


12.2
27,263

1.07
46.2
j2.8
79.o
31978



582 4



15.6
61,106


7*9
7,127

1.o5
14.4
43 3

~1,9



5.1

17.2
33,o60
14*7


1.o5
36.2
19.6
55.8

301
30.l

.6
.8
53.3
18.1
44, 810
14-5


5.8
6,054

1.05
35.o
18.2
53.2
2,39
1,0b
29.7
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.09
6 .
5 9
1.8
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Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
sunsAU or TIUNBHcar sooNOUaCS AND SEA'll~IlCS


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
MAY 1948


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT














FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Comppiled from 12J reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways #
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MHAY 1948 AND 191(7

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

194 19 194 1947 1948 1947 1946 1947 r94d 1947


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AGGREGATES
1. Milee of road operated at close of month# .............
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor-oar traine):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains ..............
2-02. Diesel-electrio locomotive-propelled trained .. .. .. .
2-0. Eecri locomotive-pro called traine.............
2-05. roa loooie-rro led tatn ..............
2-0 Motor-oar-propelled trains. .. .... .. .. .. .
2-07. Total train-miles .. .. ................*
2-08. Ordinary. .. .. ................
2-09. Lighlt.. *
3. Road a omotive-mileez
3-02. He ip .......... .. ..
:3 .Lilper.............*********** .
.To al loocaotive miles. . ..
.Total, stsa 1n .. .
34.Total, die 1 1 lotrio on .... .....
3-07. Total, electric only. .. .. .. .....**.*
3-08. Total, other (dieoel and gasoline motor, and gas-electric). .
Train-sy aching loco otive-miles:
j1. Die 1l- oerivenoconotives . *
j-11. Electria locomotives. .. .. .. .......****
3-12. Oter 1ocomotives (DIesel and gasoline enoer, and gas-ectlecti) ...
3-11. Miles at initial and final terminals included in item 3-13. .
4. Car miles (ousandsh
4-02. Loaded, 83. .. ***** ****
4-0). Loaded, totl........ .. **
4-0. mp47 east ... .. .. .. .. ********
t4-0 Empty, a n. .. ........***..*****
4-07. La &d and empty, east. .. .. .. *
4-08. Loaded and empty, weat. . . .. .. ****. *
4-09. Loaded and empty, total . .. .. .. .. .. .
4-10. Caboose, east and vest. .. ..............
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trains) east and vest ...
5. rr ton- s oi road l ome oirs and tenders thousandse):
5-02. 011l-barning steam loconotives .. . ...
5-o3. Diesl-elecng tri locomotives .. ... .. .. .. .
5-4.Eectrio looomotives. .. .. ... ... ~ . *
r:O~h Ilcom~r~otie *** **
6. Gross ton-mileanoiocars, a tents, an coab nsos t(ousande):
6-02. Total in coil-burning ateam locomotive trained. .. .. ..
6-0 Total in diesel-electrio locomotive trains. ........*
6-0 Total in electrio locomotive trained .. . ..
6-- Ttod I other aooor nand motor-car trained. ... .

7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ..........
d. Tr 1 -hour includen train-aw chhinghours at way stations):
6-02. Diesel-electrio looomotive-propelled trained . ..
-0.Electria locomotive-propelled traine... .. . ... .
-0.Other looom~otive-propelled trains .. .........
8-0ii ar-ca-r- e~lled trains. .... .. .. .. .

AVERAGES
9, Aver ons per mile of road per day:
9-oT. Train-miles, ordinary .. .. .. .. .
9-02. Net ton-miles ..........**************
10. Averages er train-mile (excluding lighit traine):
1O-01. coomotive-miles (principal and helper). . .* *
lo-o2. Loaded freight ear-miles . .. ******
lo-o3. Empty freight car-miles. .................*
10-04. Total freight ear-miles (excluding oaboose). .. *
10-05. Grose ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tendet~o). .. .
10-06. Net ton-miles. .. ........**** ***
11. Goros ton-milesl of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile. ..
12. Net ton-lailes per loaded.car-mile .. .. .. ... .. . .
13. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Peroent loaded of total freight oar-miles, eastbound .. .
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, weetbound ..**
13-03. Percent loaded of total eight car-miles (east and went). .
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ~car-miles. .. *
14. Avsr4-o atrtr inhour:.......................
14-02. Groes ton-siles excludingg locomotives and tendere. .

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


53 349
74 398 070
4 317 372
3 401 907
881173549
6 166
88 123 515
80 497 811
1625 704

82 153 640
10154 321
8610127
100 918 088
91 760 630
5 194 461
3 962 997

8 985 644
397 532
231624

9 614 800
1 717 086
1 865 391
1122 965
8 988 356
374 571
1148 500
1 523 071
3 239 968
22 27146
4 511427
83 Zo4
6 8 6
as oza 058
18 707
1403 217
8o4 76

27 248 744
184 905 366
28 619
12 239 244
9 524 737
206 698 299
99 336 975
5 401244
246 653
188 007
61 7
5 836 521


7 846
18 621 952
376 592
13 031945
13 031 945
la 819 838
212107

13 034 055
968 47
781599
14 784 071
14 152 147
33 920
5 98 004

1 170 005
12 721
14 843
1 197 569
95 328

279 134
265 660
544794
177 054
190 518
367 566
456 188
456172
912 360
13 233
7 23

5 089 269
-
280 75

5 374101
44 135 577

18 953
1 492 077
45 646 607
25 396 642
821152
2 375
27 984

651 51 i


7 827

13 412 100
39 140
406 833

13 858 073
13 858 073
13 6822193
235 880

13 878 14 9
1 001284
811694
15 691127
15 001431
48 215
647 481

1 218 471
18 452
15 018
12 51 941
102 726

313 182
286 635
599 815
193 229
218 906
418 13 5
5'O6 411
505 539
1 011 950
14 162 i

5 399 84 a
4 577

5 711925
48 842 354
33 710
1 723 699
50 599 763
28 046 524
872 041
2 896
30 426

905 363


37 983
35 179 527
7 928 92E

43 108 45
43 106 4 55
42 716 703
391752
43 115 306
1 94 5348
999 620
46 060 274
317 965 581
8 094 693


3 034 919
214 355

3 249 274
888 050

718 206
545 889
1 264 095
234 368
383 209
617 577
958 574
929 098
1 881 672
42 756
6 921
a 875 ass
204 167
2 2994 27

11 379 482
62 507 897
1 380 611
21 194 844

85 083 352
40 196 796
2 260 608
346 1288


2 606 736


38 055
40 060 500
5 969 94 9
46 03

46 030 449

45 540 675
4 89 77 4
46 0 38 0 23
2 280 446
1 074 70 7
49 393176
43 2 70 902
6 122 274


3 114 37 9
136 190

3 250 569
625 902

736 783
564 702
1301485
229 097
379 772
608 869
965 880
944 474
1 910 354
45 746
6 82 9

to os 4a9
194 569
1 616 487

11862 485
69 622 582
12 54 058
15 671 707

86 548 347
40 9014 56
2 497 707
246 791


2 744 498


126 803

87 532 360
SO 223 654
441 687

10819 ig12
164 615
10c) 363 628
107 356 8 75
1 006 753
108 224 770
4 949141
5 836529
119 010 440
97 453 375
20 910 4 84
644 949
1 6 32

6 706 6 91
624 354
26 767
7 362 526
2 140 667

2 014 656
1 748 871
3 763 587
787 162
1 107 071
1 894 233
2 801 818
2 855 948
B 657 760
107 157
17 2 4 8

1a 6as 949
lb 150 069
7 449703
227 510

35 450 248
87 875 767
101 738 519
63 230 301
1 409 9 57
254 267 642
112 333 537
5 206 197
895 547
30 374
10 2 2
6 142 507


225 9 36
200 361038
36 638 746
3 941 732
240 942 888
170 368
241 113 196
238 064 639
3 048 367
241 026 292
17 581 205
15323 232
273 930 729
229 255 780
39 510 519
5 162 798
1 6 32
19 206 774
1 495 573
290 179
20 994 50
4 838 217

4 719 809
3 657 674
8 377463
1 594 384
2 713 299
4 307 683
6 314 193
6 370 973
12 685 166
241022
31 3 50
48 4so 4 79
15 382 273
12 535 944
1 o30 ess

77 652 4 0
354 604 558
103 157 621
109 723 936
11 872 880
579 39 43
271 361 929
13 153 314
1 711 596
236 316

10 2 2
15 112 218


226083
227 267 521
23 276 711
4 228 421
254 774101
194 669
254 968 77 O
251 521 915
3 446 855
254 673 58 8
19 161961
16 946 474
290 982 0 3
261028 202 i
24 708 598
5 243 703
1 b2 O
20 560 690
998 295
270 302
21 63 598
4 826 650

4 945 660
3 776 515
8722175
1 597 838
2 609 442
4 407 260
6 543 49 8
6 565 957
13 129 455
254 835
33 6 2
55 714 262
16 361559
7 856 410
1342 221

812 74 493
411109 869
110 484 805
67 209 984
12 762 431
601 600 285
282? 819 541
14 645 431
1066 947
244 132

11 21 2
15 968 360


533504
65 027 199
8 452 763
3 123 4 53
76 603415
57 53
76 609 168
75 171413
1 437755
76 658 161
9 718 899
7 705 484
94 075 944
79 684 677
10 4714 22
3 919 845

8 295 159
644 143
248 569

9 187 871
1 714 172
1 707 813
1097 854
2 805 067
395 800
1 032 507
1 428 307
2 103 613
2 129 761
4 233 374
77 876
6 4 5 6
at 842 373
28 0 37
2 762 734
795 397
25 448 541

160 086 317
38 91
25 279 838
8 970 846
194 375 835
93 434 954
4 865 357
467 548
177 956
6 01
5 511464


126 792
99 396 851
12 950 250
419 681

112 768 30
188 503
112 956 733
111 861 236
1095 497
112 603 77 6
5 725 910
6 449 946
124 979 632
110 995 239
13 349 64 t>
633 225
1 52 O

7 242 196
446 121
23660

7 714 40 ~
8 180 936
2 030 304
1 602 215
3 832519
800 941
1 062 264
1 863 205
28 31 245
2 864 47 9
5 695 724
111543
19 2 5 6

15 24o 933
16 148 283
4 632 129
229 953
36 4 51 3
107 739 567
109 202 12: 6
39 265 323
1 513 996
257 76 676
114 534 586
5 874 439
570 60 7
25 689
10 2 9 5
6 481 37 8


1

2-01
2-02

2-05
2-06
2-07
2-07
2-09
3-01
3-02

3-07
3-06
3-09
3-01

4-07
4-08


3-09
4-10
3-11
3-12

4-02


6-03
6-02


4-7
6-09

5-02

U-0


7.4
8,287
1.08
34.7
17.5






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17.7


7.4
6,962



44.1




75.4



16.5
32,610

15.1


5.6



52 7
2,69
1,~6
298
29.8


66.5
53.5
17.6
41,398
14-2


5.8
5,982





50.9




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9-02
10-01
10-o2
10-06

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12

13-01
13-02
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14-o2

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6.9
7,902
1.07
35.2


s1,1

283


56.3
16.0
38,339
17.8


11,532
1.13



1,243


81.2

60.9

1.9
35,268
22.6


10.0
12,331
1.1)
37.1
56.o
2,568
1,234
270
33.2


6.2
62.4
14.1
35.415
22.6


10.7
21,295
1.08
1(2.5
28.7
71.2
351



61.2

59.7
51.2



21.6


11.5
23,73o




3,715



61.8
56.7
59.3
52.2
15.3
55,889
21.2


1.05
28.5

1,900



76.3
59.8
56.6
16.8
31,535
1 *7


*Exolates switahing time of train locoootives at initial and final terminals.
#Rlepresents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
SExcludes M(issouri and Arkanas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


U. 5 GOVERNMENT` PRI(NTING OFFICE:1949 O 800184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT E00NOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M.-211 (08-A)



















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19 756 9 7 5 2-01
71 5826 2-02
44 2-05

22 402 4 69~ 2-07
22134 354 2-08
268115 2-09
22 379460 j-01
1 215 063 j-02
14 "08624 3-



109 434 3-07

99 331 3-10
4 602 3-11
15 71 5O6 l
4 47 5 38 3-1
426102 4-01
348 041 I-02



580 886 IC-07
573 248 4--08
1154134 4-09
22 366 I-10
5 223 -11
2 947 436 5-ol
3 4 38 6 O4 5-o2


7 377 37 5
21 553 836] 6-01
22 985 330 6-02
7 79:1 399 60

52 6016 29
23 124 942 7
1 161 531 8-01
118 731) 8-02


1286 3284 -


I


37 952
6 750 297
16 41265



8 391 562
6 317157
74 425
8 392 305
335 057
193 801
89 21163
7 246 625
16 74538


60s 911
45 163

6 48 O7
1 70 759
142110
102 170
244 280
45 463
80 927
1263 90
187 57
1 83 0 9
370 670
8 307
946

1 714 209
24 2 76
481315

2 219 800
12 143 756
162 663
4 419 835

16 725 654
7 959 314
423 587
71036


494 623


I I I I I


*Exoludes evitching time of train looomotires at initial and final terminals,,
d Exoludes Missouri, ano Arkanese Ry. Go. Road not in operation.


i ~C


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08851 6165 I E AEC MMREC I IN
uana~u oP TRANSPORT 800NOOS1YCB AND SEATISHC8


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12j reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways C
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 1948 AND 1947


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


1988


1947


AGGRECATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month ............,
2. Train-niai a lo mot re-ppropole and motor-oar trained :
2-02. Diegel-electrio looomotive-propelled trains .. ......
2: lectrio locomotive-propelled trained. .. ........

-07 t l-coloiar 11pedl tranal.. .. .. .....
2-08.0rdinal ory............ trin...***********
2-09.Lihotccrporldtan............*****

3-02.Heper.......... ******
2-03. Light............**** ***
3-04 Todlootar-nl loatv-ie.. ..*******
3-02.Totlpaeamonly...... *.**** **

30 Total, diesel-electriool. .... ...
3-07. Total, electric only. .. . .
J-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, anagnes-electrio). .
Tai-whn g sao como rle-miles ,,,,,,,,..........
3-10. Diesel-electrio locomotives .. .. .. ... ..
3-11. Electrio locooatiee. .. *..****
3-12. Otheocomotves (Diesel and Iesoline motor, and gaselectric .. .
j1. Miles at initial and final terminals included in item 3-13. .
14. Ca ~alie eade,
4-02. Loaded, v d *

4-.mptypeat..a.....*************.

4-07. Loaded and empty, east. .. .. .. ..........
1-08. Loaded and empty, vest. .. .. . ****
4-09. Loaded and empty, total .. .. ... *
4-10. Caboose, east and vest. ...................
4-11, Passenger-train care (In freight trained) east and vest ...
loort~on allear niroa elasmts vand tenders (thoueande):.
5-o2. COil-barning steam loconotives . . .. ...
5-o Diesl-elecng tri locomotives .. ........
.I~ Dellectrio loootie. ... ... *** ***
Othetri locomotive ,, ,. .. .. .. .. .. .. .

6. Gms aton-ailes no oar, contens an coab seat (t ousands):
6-02. Total in coil-burning steam locomotive trained. .. .. .
6-0). Total in diesl-elecn tiam locomotive traine .. .. .. .
64.Total in electric looomotive trained .. . ..
~ Ttal 1in other loodot e and motor-car trains. .. .....
7. Net ton-ailes, revenue and nonrevenue ( thousands j
8. Tr in-hours 1 ludn train-ewd chn hours at way stations):
8-02. Diesel-electric looomotive-propelled trains .....
80.Electrio locomotive-propelled trains. ............
.Other looomotive-propelled trained .. .........
rtrcari-popelled trained ... .........

AVERAGES




11. trogse ton-milee of looomoties dandtnesprlcmoieml...
1 -2. Net ton-milee e oddcral ... * *
13 C-O1 Loooia mloed of tnotal freightermlpeseatou. .. ...
13-02. Poaern loddo oa right oa-mle, eebond. ..
13-0 Pe~ recent loadd oftotl fegtca-ie (atad et.
13-0 Peceta eastbudo oallae riht car-miles(xldn oboe. .. .
14 Ave ag tr n- hour: (a o ub n , n . . .
14-02.e Grose ton-a leomois(eluigoooies and tadr e omtiendiers. .


15 -O. Percent trinswtching hour tvrsttso total toddiegtoramin-hurs .


53 349
14 394 229
896 500
656074


15 948 OO 5
15 635068
312 957

15 953 739
2 089698
1670 314
19 653 751
17 803 766
1 08386
766 184

1657 973
80 117
45 706

1 783 7 9 6
319 0 7 9
372 747
218 28 3
5910 50
73 974
227161
301135
446 721
445 444
89216
16 157
1 611
4 886 637

160 238
5 341 552
36 968 526
19 084
2 513 500
1 915 756

41416 960
20 185 6 74

999 702
49 608
34 519
117
1 083 946


126 766
17 318 516
4 451 673
8248


21 893 376
216 61 284
232 092
21 866 269
1137 979
1241967
24 246 215
19 452 847
4 657173
135 875
320

1 440 039
146 822
5 567
1 592 502
4 82 3 51
430188
356 561
786 749
160 304
253 499
413 803
590 492
610 060
1 200 552
21 690
4 806
2 455 438
3 134 107
less 482
49027
7 294 06
18 316 830
21 610 0 30
14 184 177
293 787
54 412 0 99
24 137 806
1 0 35 232
195 400
6 494
2075
1239 303


285 849
59 439 97
8 269 730
777 731


48 528 323
47 870 29
652 03
48 507 98
3 6160 5
55 245 264
45 291306
8921052
1 0 2 586
320
3 906 637
358 416
54 275

S319 804
1 0 07 0 29
985 712
741039
1726 751
336156
598 610
934 766
1 321 868
1 339 649
26 661517
48 455
7 491

95 612 94
3 165 674

269 617
15 816 320
73 636 103
21 792 711
84 967 251
2 432 541
122 835 277
58 231 444

2 556 777
382 079
44 a57
42
2205
2 985 758


225 943
43 914 446
4 862 24
804 405


49 613 316
48 896 999
716 317

49 599 14
3 784 497
3425 446
56 809 088
50 646844
5168 206
997 942

3 919 533
215 258
53 079

4 188 O7
934 4 1

1006 807
725 225
1732 03
509135
578 835
887 968
1 315 940
1 304 060
2 620 000
49 7 44
8 060

10 683 019
3 4 72 8 97
1ess 717
256 231

16 036 866
81018 431
23167 244
13 964 880
2 506 5 05
120 66638 4
56 654 46 8
2 763 528
228 OOb
44 38 7
1845
S037 780


53e 2
18 617 329
8 163 945
604020


15 386 546
15 089 714
296 838

15 398129
19 3183
1514 421
18 43 787
15802137
2 576080
765 570

1 612 731
163 861
45 065

1 821657

351 481
2818341
569 882
83 770
228 593
306363
435 251
440 934
876 195
15 578
1561
4 265 976
7 491
eso 847
157 987
5 112 301
32 657 201
2O 0 18
6 360 184
1 804 904

40 84 8 386
20 0 21 709

919 769
115 027
32 180
128
S0 67 104


7 849

2 753 828
12 847
84164

2 850 839
2 802156
48 683
2 851278
218 028
1 70 793
3 234 099
3 089 697
13261
131141

250 956
2 572
3 643
2 57 171
22 830
61 933
63 967
125 900
46 619
41 591
88 210
1085 52
105 558
214110
2 880
178
1 125 671
1 886
62 603
1190 160
10 518 316
3 655
333 850
10 655 821
6 112 615
178 129
616
5 983

184 728


7 828

2 679 861
7 004
76745

2 763 610
2 716 386
47 284
2 767 357
174136
152 345
3093 838
2 9636891
7563
128 384

227 088
3 458
8 571
233 11
19 5 94
64 413
56 904
181 317
39571
46771
86 342
103 984
103 675
207 659
2 801
156
1 083 360
757
58118
1 142 215

10 012 228
4 670
526 008
10 342 900
5 735 983
166 24 3
55 5
5 489

172 28 7


38 006
7 083 381
1 415 851
49 5

8 499 232
8411251
87 981
8 498 589
365 600
194 163
9 058 352
7 613257
1445 095


567 766
3352 5

600 11
14 6 2 0
141545
101 997
243 542
42 804
79 696
122 500
1~ 693
366 042
1070

1 765 58 6
25 7 3 6
sea 4os

2 175 721
12 483 841
162 830
3 655 311

16 301 981
7 607 86 9
436 O 52
59 111


495163


3 .



3.1

56.1
16.
39,72
17.9


35 3
-78



23.3


.3
3 *
1.0
53.1
1,4.7
38,209

22.5


,6 *9




6. 9

53.1
16.0
60,033
20.7


3 .2

6.1
65


58.1


17.2
32,922
15.2


2

.7

67.2
55.2



14.6


1.0
*3 .
*9 5


216.3





18.5


1.








15 4
58,76
21.1


732

1.8
2.9






17.0
33,a15
16.1


8. 5
3.
5 -




17.7
43,905
14.9


13-ol
13-02
13-01


13
14-o
14-ol



15


.Gbjec to revision ,


Statement No. M.-211 (os-A
JUNE 1948


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION I SOUTHERN REGION











FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM: RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railwas /b
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE 1948 AND 1947

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT~ WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION NO.

1948 1947 1948 1947 194e 1947 19'C8 19 14
AGGRECATES
1. Miles of road operated at olose of month.# ........ 225 9 22 226 009 5 3 300 53 348 7 8471 7 r2 71 37 978 38 048 126 7 97 186 786 1
2. Train-siles (looomotive-propelled and motor-oar trained: '
2-01. Stena locomotive-propelled trains .. .. .. .... .. 239 801010g 271 i16967 77 644 528 86 792 299 15 375 7801 16 091 961 41 989 884 47 143 881 104 850 878 119 153 82 6 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electrio locomotive-propelled trained . .. 44 908 4 7 2d 138 960 10 616 708 5 213 87 2 46 248 46 144 9 570 193 7 385 800 24 675 327 15 4 95 14 4 2-02
2-03 Electrio locomotive-propelled traine.... . 4 719 4 631 5 032 82 6 3 727 4 73 4 057 981 460 7 561 483 57 6. 531 234 4 91 26 7 0
-0.Other locoactive-propelled trained .. .. 45~560 1492. 560 1492 20
2-05. Total looomotive-propelled trained 8 3 09 304 355 245 91 988 7 09 98 064 158 15 888 78 16 621683 51 500 017 54 529 681 130 058 999 135 139 72 9 2-05j
2-06. Notor-car-propelled trains. .. ... .. .. ... 205 010 226 841 7 005 7 36 8 .19 005 219 473 20
2-07. Total train-miles . ... .... .. 289 635 5191 304 582 0861 91 995 714 98 071580 15 882 784 1 6 62183l 51 500 017 54 589 681 130 257 004 135 539 202 2-07
20.Ordinary. .. .................. 285 935 180 300 418 914 90 261 127 96 132 87 9 15 681 99 16 538 519 51 033 840 53 951 92 6 189 018 159. 133 995 590 2-08
2-09. Liht ................... ......... 3 700 399 4 163178 1 7345387 1938 641 260 7901 283164 466 1771 77 755 238 845 1363 612 2-09
3. Road locomotive-ailesr
3-01. Principal ... .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 289 534 273 304 472 733 92 050 890 96 107 379 15 885 3331 16 645 5061 51 507 611l 54 536 612 130 091039 135 183 236 -0
3-02. Helper................... 21 1975806 22 946 458 11 649 556 12 184 019 11i80 445 1 175 420 2 280 40 2646 046 6 067 10 6 940 973 3-02
3-0). Lig~t * * * * * 18 444 214 20 971 920 9 219 905 10 280 441 958 392 964 039 1 193 42 1268 670 7 078 496 7 858 570 -0
-0.Total looomotive-alles........... .. ... 329 175 993 347 791 111 118 919 7 31 180 571 839 18 018 170 18 784 96 5 5i4 981 4 37 58 451 52 8 143 256 655 149 982 77 -0
3-05. Total, steam only ... .. .. .... ... .. 274 547086 J311677 046 95 186 814 109 564 396 17 241844 17 965 382 45 212 20 50 684 159 116 906 222 1~33263169 --05
30.Total, diesel-electrio only ................. 48 431 571 29 870 804 13 047 502 6 278 382 47 181 49 778 9 769 231 7 567 369 25 567 657 15 975 335 30
3-07. Total, eleotric only. .. .. .. .......... 6 19 5384 6 241 645 4 685 415 4 729 121 729 145 769 86 5I -1 780 824 742 659 3-07
j-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gas-electric). .1 952 1 616 .1 952 1 616 3-08
Train-switching locomotive-milee:
3-09. Steam locomotives .. .. ... .. .. .. .. .. 83 113 4 11 24 480 086 9 907 890 10 643 617 1 420 961 1445 559 3 637 830 3 682 145 8 146 7 30 8 708 705 3-09
3-10. Diesel-electrio looomotives .. .. ....... 1 853 991 1213 i553 808 004 477 649 15 293 21 910 259 518 168 542 771176 545 452 j-10
3-11. Electria locomotives. .4 ..................4454 323 381 293 634 277 330 1 4 86 17 589 5 32334 28 462 3-11
:-12. Other locomotives (Diesel andaoline actor, cad see-electric).... 3 018 3 012 018 3 012 3-12
-13. Total.................... 25 314 87 26 019 978 11 0095S28 11 398 596 14*54 740 14 85 058 3 897348 3 850 68'j 8953 258 9 851631 j-1)
j-14. Miles at initial and final terminals included in item 3-1). 845 246 5 76106 8 Z 046 261 2 036 165 118 158 122 32 O 1 058 80 974 109 2 623 018 2 628 474 j-14
4. Car-miles thousandse):
4-01. Loaded, east. .. .................. 5 705 5821 5 952 467 8 059 294 2 238 138 341 067 377 595 860 3161 878 328a 2 444 905 2 4 58 406 4-01
4--02. Loaded, west. ... .. .. ... .. .. .. .. 4 398 716 4 501740 1 315 595 i 341246 329 627 343 537 648 059 666 699 2 1054 35 2 150 256 4-*02
4-03. Loaded, total ...................... 10 10 298I 10 454 20 7 3 374 889 3 579 386 670 694 721132 1 508 375 1545 027 4 550 340 4 608 662 -
-0.Empty, east ...................... 1 930 542 1906 971 479 570 448 545 223 673 232 800 279 831 271 901 947 468 953 785
4-05.Emty,weat............. 3 311 958 3 88 277 1255 100 1 375 6 61 23 103 265 67 7 464 13 459 468 1 360 613 1 287I471 o
-0.Empty, total. .. .. .. .. .. ............. 5 248 494 5 295 248 1 734 670 1 824 206 455 776 498 477 743 96 751 369 2 308 081 2 241196
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. ...... ........... 7 636 184 7 859 438 2 538 664 2 686 683 564 740 610 395 1 4 47 1 229 3 392 373 3 412 131 1-07
4-06. 14aded and empty, vest............ ..... 7 710 668 7 890 017 2 570 695 2 716 909 561730 609 214 1 1 121 6 167 3 466 048 3 437 727 1--0
f-09 Loaded and empty, total .. .. ... ... ... .. 15 346 792 15 749 455 5 109 559 5 403 592 1 126 470 1 219 609 2 252 342 2 276 396 6 858 4 1 6 849 85 8 4-09
-1,Caboose, east and vest. ....... .......... 289 4 7 304 579 93 454 99 541 16 113 16 963 51 063 54166 188 848 133 909 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train oars (in freighit trained east and vest .. 36 841 41 62 8 i 019 8 48O 901 88 8 7 67 7 899 22 O54 24 461 4-11
5. (lross ton-miles or road loocaotives and tenders thousandse):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .. ...... 57 9917 751 66 397 281 26 106 349 29 908 695 6 214 940 6 483 202 10 590 098I 11 817 015 15 078 386 18 188 369 5-01
5-02. 011-burning team locomotives .. .. ........ 18 548 147 19 834 456 35 528 27 264 -- 288443 220 305 18 264176 19 586 887 5-02
5-03 Diegel-eletrie lcomotivs... ..... 15 4 23 O 8 9 4 79 12 71 3 4 63 5 81 1 689 3 3 7 5 9 66 5 31* 4 7 80 7 41 2 000 88 9 9 172 8 OO 5 783 581 7 9.
-0.Electria locomotives. ....... ..... .. 1 573 276 1 600 45;2 953 384 965 000 34 3 355 365 684 -276 5 37 269 6ae 5
5-o5 other locomotives .f ...s 3---._s 5o
-0.Total .......................... 93 536 344 97 311359 30 560 848 32 590 296 6 564 261 6 854 140 13 599 282 14 058209 43 611 959 43 628 714 50
6. G~rss ton-siles of cars, contents, and caboosea thousandse):
6-01. Total in coal-burning stena locomotive train 488 249 511 492 128 300 198 743 518 221 673 898 54 453 893 58 854 582 74 651 653 82 106 423 106 200 447 129 293 403 6-01
6-02. Total in ~oil-burning steam looomotive trains. .. .. .. 124 950 332 133 658 049 SS 509 47 703 543 274 1 416 888 123 348 549 132 187 458 6-02
6-0). Total In diagel-electrio locomotive trains. .. ..... 134 691187 81 174 864 31 640 022 14 752744* 22 608 38 380 25 614 079 19 327 018 77 414 478 47 056 782 -
-0.Total in electric loocaotive trains 4 309 4 21 15 268 936 10 775 7 50 11 440 493 1 825 987 2 049 701 1 703 744 1 778 742 4
6-05 Total in other looompotive and motor-car trains. .. ... 40 7 14 47 559 4 at 597 40 ass 47 168 -o
-0.Total in all freighit trained .. .............. 703 237 165 722 271 708 235 218 280 248 115 229 56 502 4 2 60 942 663 101 809 006 102 850 329 308 707 511 310 363 487 60
7. Net ton-miles, reenue and nonrevenue thousandse) ...... 329 598 184 339 '474010 113 456663 119 522 50 31 509 257 133782 507 48 156110 48 509 325 136 476 14 137 659 528 7
$.Train-hours includingg train-evitchirg hours at way stations):
8-01. Stena looomotive-propelled trained .. .. .. ....... 15 709 567 17 408 959 5 785 186 6 400 946 999 881 1 038 284 2 684 195 2 933 759 6 240 965 7 035 970 8-01
8-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains ........ 8 093 677 1294 952 562 575 296 261 2 991 3451 417 164 305 902 109g0 947 689 338 8-02
8-03. Electric locomotive-propelled trains. ... .. .. .. 2?80 973 288 509 810 138 222 586 33 967 35 9151- _1 36 868 30 068 8-03~
-0.Other locomotive-propelled trained 268 263 68 263 -0
.: Motor-oar-propelled trains. .. ......... 12 967 13 457 729 734 12 238 12 783 -0
.Total train-hours 18 097 4 52 19 006 140 6 576 568 6 920 4 67 1 036 239 10g77 650 3 101 3 59 3 239 661 7 381 286 7 768 362 80
AVERAGES
9. Average aer mile of road per day:

10. vergespertrain-mile (excluding light trained)
10-1. ooootive-slee (pincipal and helper). ....... 1.0i: 1,08 1.132 1.1 18 t...0 1.04 1.05r 1.05 1.o 10-o
100.Loaded freight oa2ailes .. .% .7: .............543. .3.2 4. 412. 2. 533. 10-02
10-). Empt freigt car-ile. ..4......... .. .. 1. : 17611 02.23. 36 179 6.7 -
10-04., Total freight car-miles (exoluding caboose). ebe. .. ... 5**5 8. 7.6. 42. 532, 51- lo-o
10-05. Gross ton-ailes (excluding locomotives and edr).... 22 ,5136 7 195162, 236 100
10-06. Net ton-a miles. ........ ........... ,111101271,24 2, 2,0594 1,0 2 1,07100
11. Gross ton-alles of locomotives and tender per locomotive-mile. ... 220227 6 47 2 2 11
12. Nlet ton-miles per loaded ear-mle ................ 2 32.533 .4o4.8193. 0o2. 2
13. Car-mile ratios:
13-*01. Percent loaded of total frreigt oar-miles, eastbound .. .. 7 *7 75.7 81.1 )6. 197. 7. 217. 3o
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, westbound .. 5I .0d 57.1 51.2 .4S 6.7 564 .)~ .2 o.3 62. 13-02
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and vest). .6.6.46.1 6.2 .$l. 96636. 13-03
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freight oar-ailes. ... 5 *B56.9 6.o 6. 95. 5. 53.7 533 13-o4e
l14. Averages nor trin-hourtUF
14-01. tri-te.........................16.o 16.o 14.o 14.2 1. 5416.6 16.8 17.6 17.4 IC 1
14-02. Gross ton-siles (excluding locomotives and tenders). .. 38,80) 38,002 35,755 35,852 54, 526 56,551 32,827 31,747 41,823 39,952 14--o2
15. Percent train-switching hours at vay stations of total train-hours* 17.9 17.8 22.7 22.5 21.5 21.1 15.3 14.8 14.3143 15


Page 2


Exoludes evitching time of traia looosotives at initial and final terr inals.
by zaludes Missourt and Arkransas Ry. Co. Road not to operation*
Represent so an aelrge of the mileage reported at the close of ese ob stti within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1948 O 80184


INTERSTATE COM 6( RCE COMMISSION
BUrAUu O TRANSPORT e00OMISoe AND sTATIsICS


Statemnct No. M.-211 (Os-A)

















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
. DEPO(iTRY UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONT AS REGION SOUTHERN REGIONNO

~~~~1948 194L 11948 194 1948197 196 1947 194 yg
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. ....-** 225 632I 225 909 53 087 53 344 7 849 7 826 37 9521 38 003 126 7441 126 756 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor-oar trained :
2-01. Stena-leti locomotive-propelled trained ...... 39 864 889 43 570 68 2 12 404 670 13 722 344 2 578 790) 2 261 039 6 566 4561 6 653 271 1E 314 913 20 934 028 2-01
2-2.Dise-eecri lcootveprpele taia ** ** ** 681 244 5 286 955 2 2!50 603 1045 619 9 070 6 768 16 72 892 1 401 4 77 4 748 679 2 833 097 2-02
2-0 Electric loomotive-propelled. trains. ***** 71070 790 475 596337 654 957 75 653 56 506 99080 79012 2-03
20.Other locomotive-propelled train 88 64 -- 288 64 20
2-0 Total locomotive-propelled trains ...... ..... 49 317 431 49 648 176 15 i.51 610 15 422 914j 2 663 513 2 324 313~ 8 239 348 8 054 748 23162 960 23846 201 2-0
20.Motor-car-propelled traine.................. 27 673 23 763 1.219 1 285 26 454 22 478 20
2-07. Total train-miles .............. ..... 49 345 104 4 96 71 93 9 15 2 52 829 15 424 19 9 2 663 513 2 32?4 315 6 2 39 348 8 054 7 48 23189 414 23 868 679 2-07
2-08. Ordinary.............. 48 670 015 48 975 495 14 941 914 15 111 615 2 617 831 2 291 665 8167 005 79S70271 22 943 265 23 601 944 2-06
2-09. Light... ...... ..... 675 089 696 444 310 915 312 584 45 682 32 648 72 343 84 477 246 149 266 735 2-09
j. Road locomotive-miles:
j-01. Principal ................... ....... 45338B415 49 666 301i 15 263 7101 15 428 918 2 664 001 2 527 766 2 39 966 G055 199 23170 738 23 854418 j-01
3-02. Helper............... 5554 936 3 612 629 1 892 651 1927194 196 967 158 752 313 617 307 739 1151701 1838 944 3-02
3-0.L ight...........*** 30O90 411 3 309 3d1 1479'753 1 613 391 152 027 120 4981 188 743 186 145 12869 288 1389J37 3-03
30.Tortal locomotive-milee ....... 55 983 762 5 6 5 8 2 8 18 636 114 18 969 503 3 01 5 95 2 587 C16 6 7 42 3 26 8 549 0 83 25 5 91 727 26 482 6 79 30
::-0.Total, ateamonly........... 457,06 051 49 991 949 159512833 1695510'17 886373 2487?O9 704l1970 7120363 20526475 23429170 3-05
-0.Total, diesel-electrio onl; 9 268 554 5 622 429 2 637 630 12i50 578 9 155 7 135 1 700 356 1 428 720 4 921 413 2 935 996 30
3-07. Total, electric only. .................... 1 0 2 7 3 4 5 6 1 1 6 25 2--1 35 31 74 9 30
3-00. Total, other (dicael an~d gasoline m~otor, and gas-electric). 00 336 64 3 4121 7588 107 -7 343G 60:744 3-07
Train-evitching locomotive-miles:
3-09. Steam locomotives ................... ... 3 8916711 3 982 0681 1 556 2171 16?8 6921 241085 200 062 5 69190 544848 1525179 1608 466 3-09
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotives ........... ..... 375 458 226 201 164 916 81062 1754 3 147 56 835 32 727 151953 111265 31
3-11. Electric locomotivee..................... 54 899 50 209 440O70 43 653 3 059 2 030 .7170 4 52a6 31
3-1j.Total.............. 4522 568 4 261 006 1 7652e03 1 753 407 246 498 205 239 626 025 577 5 7 1 684 842 1 72?4785 3
j-1 Miles at initial an~d final termnal~as iinclude in itemh 3-13. 989 234 959 041 304 7611 317 516 19 163 15 0 38 167 212 143 406 498 098 483 081 j-14
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east............. 990 427 978 951 344: 086 350 811 56 821 52 186 133 500 131 099 456020o 444 855 4-01
4-02. Loaded, weet. 30 62 708 5 20 210 939 207 8 53 57 235 43 99Si9 101998 z 97 49 160 448 30 05917 40
4-04. d ttl171 4 674 5 2 5064 140B 161Empty, east........ **** 331~58 296 58 4 80 441 68 148 38 845 25 205 45 561 41 580 166 711 161 651
4-0.Empty weat............ 607126 593 829 2135 84 219 955 39 602 36916 73 213 67 780 280 727 269178 -
4-.mpytotal..... ..... ... 938184 890 413 294:025 288103 78 447 6212 118ii774 109 360 447 438 4308629 0
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. 1 321985 1275 535 424 527 418 959 95 666 77 91 179 061 172 679 622 731 606 506 14-07
4-08, Loaded and empty, west. ........... 1337 746 1302 349 424 523 427 808 96 637 80 915 175 211 165 272 641175 628 354 4-0
4-09. Loaded and empty, total.......... 2 659 731 2 577 884 849050 846 767 192 503 1583506 354 272 3379Y51 1 263 906 1 234 860 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and vest. ........ .. ....... 49320 49 676 15 468 15 664 2 710 2: 382 8146 7 980 22 996 23 650 -10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight tracine) east and west ...8 23 7 689 1744 1678 174 161 920 1 017 5398 4 833 1(-11
5. Gross ton-silee of road locomotives and tenders (thoueande):
5-01. Coal-burning team locomotives. 638 733 10 347 618 4 2271713 4 635 634 10 52 013 891 175E 1 670 487 1 668 7 35 2 6 88 520 3 152 0 74 5o
5-02. 011-burning steam locomotives ...... 77 558 3 510 004 7.3543 9 132 23 706 23 ZO7 3 246 509 3 477 565 5-02
5-o Diesel-electrie locomotives ................. 2 918 755 1 773 4 4 701;674 322 521 1 146 702 48e4 501 401 300 1 7 1 434 1048 917 5-o2
5-*Electric locomotives. ....... .......... 260 166 246 209 152;804 159 090 54 160 44 14i 53 202 42 977
5 other locomotives .. .. 9 a -- --
5-0.Toal....................... 1 52 15725 589 534 5 126 377 1 107 31 936 019 2 178 694 2 093342 7 719 674 7 7215
6. Grses ton-miles of ears, contents, and caboosce (thousands):'
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trained 72 217 173 76 200O 14' 31 303 053 34 115 428 9 4 34 724 7 413 573 11 5 69 713 11 289 953 19 909 683 23 381 18 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning team locomotive traine......... 22 217 879 23 900O 458 19.064 16 9 32 160 278 154 ;7 1 22 0 38 557 23 809 455 6-02
6-0 .Total in diesel-electrio locomotive trains. 6 157 172 15 13I 26 6 6 689 039 3 019 56 8 3 952 4 04 0 4 3516821 3632 529 15 107 360 8 477 129 6-01
60.Total in electric locomotive trained 2 388 682 2 556 95j 17 51 842 1875 457 ZO1579 223 328 5 35 261 258 168 0
6-0 Total in ot her loc.omotiv and motor-car train. .. 5 553 5 09' 74 60.- 5 479 5033 6-0
-0.Total in all freight trained 122 5 86 4 59 117 675 15l 39 7630O72 39 027 4 48 9 740 2 55 7 640 4 41 1C0 086 8 12 15 076 55 5 7 396 3 20 55 930 9 74 0
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (th~oueande) 57 9935 046 54 673 940 19 451 949 18 735 891 5 4 69 954 4 206 729 7 718 509 7 039 510 25 354 634 24 689 610
e. Train-houre (including train-owitchirg hours at way stations):
8-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained 2 5 78 556 2 768 6 8 2 897 930 964 7 31 1Gg 161 138 7 91 404 C35 407 4 62 1 109 830 1 257 6 9 8-01
8-02. Diesel-electric lo comotive-propelled trains ..... .. 405 469 246 302 119 954 56 3 2 774 516 73 652 59 344 211 089 129 910 8-02
8-0) B.CfI Elctielomotive-propelled traine............. 43 661l 44 404 31583 55 651 5 578 4 110 90 4 643 8-03
-0.Other locomotive-propelled trains 8 22 48 822
8-0 Motor-car-propelled trains. ...............1824 1420 122 120 1702 1300 0
-0Total train-hours. .......... ZO29 758E ZO60 830 1049 38 1057 034 1725913 143 417 4 78 2C7 466 806 1329 569 13935 73
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-02. Net ton-miles ......*** 8 9 090
10. Average per train-mile (excluding lgight traine):8e9 7, 7 11,820 11,330 22,481 17,j48 6,561 5,975 ,5628
10-1. Locomotive-mles (principal and helper). .41 .jf .. .~ ..0 .~l ..O ..0 1
10-0 Empty freight car-mirles 1 .3 18.2 ,7.1 370 43.6 62.0 28.8 128 35.6 34.1lo
100.Total freight car-mles (excluding oaboose)* **** .2. 6. 1.0 2.9 27.1 18.6 13.7 19.5 18.2 1
10-0 Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders)* 2,:27 25~0 .86 26. 7). 69. 4) 2. ?55.1 52.3 1
11.~~~~l~g Gre o-ie floooie n edeeprlcmtv-ml****271 ~ ,302 1,2 0 2,8 ,837 5 88 1, 05 1,046 11
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile ........* 337 32.4 573 275 3867 362 92 245g 302l 292
1)-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound .~ .41 .s4 .~6 53*9 7r. *7. 81.13 7 13-01
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound**** .65. 9**7* 7*73233 1-2
130 Prcntlode f otl regh crmies(estan wa).. 4. 55 8659.1 5 .1( p 2 59.o 56.2 72z
13-0 Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-milea*** 57.5 58.0 2.08 9 0.8 6.5 57.6 64.6 ,5.1
14. Averages per train-hour: 95* 675- 595.
14-1)1. Train-miles* *6. *; *l. *6. *7. *7 ****** 6. 121 14-01
14-02. Groes ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tendersp)* 0,9 646 a 6 G9q345 1-0

15. Percent train-avitching hours at way stations or total train-houre* 16.3 18.0 23.2 22.F; 22.0 22.1 16.0 15.5 14.9 14.9 1
*Exoludes switching time of train locomotives at Initial and final terminal.
SExcludes !:issouri ane Arkansas Ry. Co. R~oad not in ope etion.


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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways. b
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 1148 AND 1967


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Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
.TULY 1948


UNIV. OF FL. i3.


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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways b

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED W~ITH JULY 1948 AND 1< 47

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

19(8 19')7 1948 194794 971419' 9 97


I 1 I I I I r I I


I I 1' II I I I I


pase


126 781
140 087 854
18 326 241
570 259

158 985 930
159 227 881
16 60 34 7

159 037 654
8 1798 97
176 465 458
156 692 339




13 911 55






29 3147

6 32 58



55533851

5 032 15

6 429668


3 04 7118

140231
914 16135


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. #. ..........
2. Train 1ls (locomot ve-inop lde ada mtor-oar traine):.......

2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trained .. ......
2-0 Electric locomotive-propelled trained. .......

20. Toa lcmtv-ropls at ai .. .. ..
2-6 M ozorcar propenled trains. .................
2-08. Ordinary. ....... .. .................
2-09, Light.... .. . .
3. Road lcomoti s-miles:

3-02. Helper.......... .. .
3-0.: Light .. .... . .
-0.Total locomotive-miles. . .. ..........
3-0 Total, steam only ...........

-0.Total, ote diesel an aoieoor adga-electric) l


12~~ 0oal r1cotives (diesel and gasoline motor, anld gas-leca;triE) .
Tri-1 Mhies at initial nd ial triae nldd nie 31..




j-10. Onbossle, eastri and vest. . .. .......
3-11. Pse nge r-tr ain loo oarvs. (i rih rie es et ..
Ito a Ot er oootfns.adlelom an ~alnd mtendrs thuand ):, .

11l. 5?:!!2!?? '!..........
0-4 orle locomotives . . . . . .
6 G -m lt o n lt uee nof a r n e n s acsa e t t s n s : . .



$ Trd 1hoadd r idd sailor t ay tai0B),.
lr-02. oDieeel-eectri oooiepoeldtris.........



4-04. LOtherlocomotive-popelledan .. .. ... .. .

1$-Ot Mo -casg -rai opelled iregh trained, ,as a .. .. ... .

9, Avrages per mles of road permtie day: nesItosad)
9-ol. Train-mrie s, odary . e. .. .........
9-o2. Net torn-ilgses m ... ... ... ... ... ..
10.t Avraes per etrain-mloe (exludn lgt rin
10-01. i L ocomotive-i es (rnia n epr...........

l.o-os. Loaddteih -miles .icr, cne ls'n aooe .. .. .. .. .. *
10-01. Total fri gh eaa-br-ilgseem (eclud ting oaboose. ....
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives tand edr).....
11 rostonsle of das-leti ocomotivesadtner per lcootvemi.. .
12 Nt: Ton-m le pnerloadedc car-milre .... .... ...
13-01. Poa I eren loaddof otals freight cr-miles eaistbud ..
13-0. Pecnt aloaded of total ri gh a-ies etond...
13Nt o-03. es P rc nen l aded of otraleu freiht car-ils) (estan e ..
14. Avrage-ous per trin-hour:i-wthn or twysain)
14-ol. Trainm l es.tiepople ..... ..... ....
14-02. Gross ton-moti les(xldn ocomot iv-po l es taind dr).....

1.P cnt tansicighusa a ttoso otal train-hours*,


7 847

17 954 570
55 318
536 4 09

18 546 297
18 546 297
18 239 825
306 472

18 549 334
1 377 412
1105 019
21 031 765
20 128 2 7




137 321

397 888






7 26 93 1


7671 580
64 88 17
26 560


37 765

398 545

1 208 9752


7 82 7
18 353 000
52 912
540 084

18 945 996
18 945 996
18 630 184
315 812

18 9 73 2 7 2
1314172
1084 537
21571 981
20 452 633







1 690 297
137 358

429 781




819 345

983 59



7 374 37 7



7 790 159
66 268 155

42 428
2 2 73 02 9



1177 075
3967
40 02 5

1 221067


37 974

48 4 96 280
11 243 085

59 739 365

59 739 365
59 200 845
538 520

59 747 577
2 594 022
13970 216
63 711 815
52 254 176







4 523 373
1 226 021

993 816



759 209
877 5
12 20 585
3 265 242


86 221 66

21960 500




3 579646 2


38 041

53 797 152
8 787 27 7

-2 58

62 584 429

61 922 197
662 232

62 591 811
2!953 785
14 55 015
67 000 611
53 OO4 522







4 428 26 2
1 117 515
1 OO9 427




6619
113 48 70

2 40 219


232950959


33941221


91



93 706 476|


126 790
123 165 791
29 424 006
630 314
153 2214959
153 446 418
151 9614 24
1 484 994
153 261 777
7 238821
8 347 784
168 848 382
137 432 697





10 6381900

3 121116

2 900 925



2 4652 8
17 766 908


5075 531 6

12 380 130
125283 5



43 76698

36


1 3940 5
86 7103 855


53 268

90 049 301
12 867 311
4 323 810

.07 240 4 22
.07 248 626
.05 203 144
2 045 502

.07 314 103
13 542 187
10 699 658
.31 555 948
.10 438 150







12 774 7 31
2 350 022
2 403 380




10 992 91

5O360 062


5 9650 376

2 e95 21
12 8 5292


65683056
702 529


:2410 521

72 627 859


53 349
102 514 643
6 259 485
4 712 938

113 487 066
113 498 6 9
111 244 494
22 51 225

113 536 297
14111l213
11893 832
139 541342
126 519 503



3 1528 003
2 53 681 9

12 588 3949




115205 9
1310 56

34544 329


37 16 673
255 989 32


13 5 3 5 950


7365677

25 0177


75 977 3804


225 879

279 665 942
53 589 720
5 490 5533
338 748 048

336 980 7686
334 605 23b
4 3754 88

338 872 7 91
24 752 4 48
21522 677
385 147 910
320 253 240

2 2 88




29 637 58
6 834 480

6 696 OO9



336 98 3
4791 077
67 630 58


19 638 1 55
5800 46 684


16 694 103

218288123

132 34 4
16

214 1 7 2 O


225 998
314 752 64 9
33 425 915
5 623 301

354 OOZ 426
54250 625
349 394 409
4 859 616

354 139 034
26 559 087
23 681271
404 379 392
361 668 995





ZO28 46 94

6 720 109

6 891 418



35421 25&




13 1821 63

S17 05 689



3312 93 6
3 2 5 5


22 06 9 O


7.0
8,056
1.07

18.5
5).8
2,4(66
285
32.8

74.7



16.o
39,o60


8,227
1.08
34.8
17.7

1,128
280


7*



16.1

17.8


11,714


21.


1,263
271




6;1.2

14.1
36,049
22.8


9.8
1?,224
1.1)
37.2

56.2
2,581


16,243
6270


16.2



22.6


10.9
22,125
1.08

72.3

2,027

S65

58.7
59-5
50.7

15.3
5l,,so3
21.6


11.2
22.896
1.07


3,681

46.5

62.5



15.5
56,167
21.2


1.04



44.0






75.3


7-7

1.05
2a.6
1).6
1:2.2
1,904
897
241
31.3
76.3
59.2
67.8
56.9

16.9
31,817


5.6
5,992
1.05
18.1

2,(09
1,065
299
30.2


66.1
54.1

17.6
42,028
14.4


5.9
6,oho
1.05
34.3
17.0

1,ojo
292
30.o


66.9
53-6
17.4
39,980


9-ol
9-o2

10-o2.
10-03

10-04

11
12

1)-01
13-02

13-o4
14-02

15


*$xoludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminal.
q Excludes lisasouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.
# Represents an avera-e of the mileave reported at the close of each month within the period.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURBAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND ST~ATI1STI


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












FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled froal2) reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 1948 AND 1947
SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONT AS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION NO.
1948 194r7 1948 1947 1948 1947 1944 1947 191(8 19 7
AGGREG;ATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. .. ... ....... 225 6261 225 860 53 087 53 343 7 849( 7 826 37 9491 38 002 126 743 126 689 1
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor-car traine):'
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained 40 471 555 4 5 705 272 12 606 2~07 14 575 818 2 826 334 2 812 942 6 492 928 70O34 9 69 18 546 086 21 48 5 4 3 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electrio locomotive-propelled trained 6 883 716 5 535 10~1 2 363 122 1 159 0 59 12 079 8 834 1 714 645 1 401 306 4 793 872 2 965 908 2-02
2-0). Electric locomotive-propelled trains. 07 533 819 9j89 607010 641 533 85 811 86 508 114 572 91 9)48 -0
20.Other locomotive-propelled traine,...... 296 328 296 328 4
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled train 50 162 962 52 060 69gC 15 5 76 339 16j 176 404 2 9/24 224 2 908 284 8 207 573 8 436 275 23 454 826 24 539 727 2-05
20.Motor-car-propelled trained. .0 ......* 28 271 124 1198 1116 --37130 26 OOD 2-0
2-07. Total train-siles ........... .... .. 50 201 290 52 087 614 15 577 537 16 177 520 2 924 224 2 908 284 8 2~07 575 8 436 275 23 491 956 24 565 73 5 2-07
2-8.rdinary.............. 495 r322e44 51 379 4 2 15 i79 t83 15 867 40 2 !881 92: 2 866 921 8 143 364 8 354 26 23 2273S75 24 290 814 2-08
2-09. Leiht************** 669 046 708 38 6' 297 9541 3100O90O 42 302 41 363L 64 209 82 012 2 64 581 274 I)2-1 2-09
3. Road looomotive-ailes:
3-01. Principal............. 50184 837 52 079 600 15 589538 16 182 786 2 924 788 2911 556 282 8692 8 436 746 23 461 819 24 548.510 30
3-02. Helper*************** 3 579182 3887 634 1 948 492 2 048 715 200 988 193 902 39 8 36 10 10 99574 1 2822a07 0
3-0.Lgh.................... 171091 3 511753 1499437 1661 486 158722 166 739 190 823 203 216 1330 481 -02
3-0.Ttaloomtie-ile...........***56 934 210 59 478 987 1903 7 467 19 892 967 284 490 5274 197 8 728 74 3 9002 774 25 883502; 2.730902 oe
-0.Total, dastesamonrly ~ .......... 4 372: 003 52 504 213 15 505 735 17 689 824 3140 415 3128 335 6 982 031 7571 118 20 743 822 24114 936 3-5
3-06.~~~~~~~~ Toadee-lcrool 513 661, 5 916 7 7 2 787 381 1418 755 12 405 9 217 1 746 712 1431 656 4 967 163 3057145 -0
3-07. Total, electric only. .................*** 1 4 1 4 0 76 97 43 1744 8 1 16 8 1 66 5--1 21 51 65 6 30
3-011. Total, other (diesel anld gasoline motor, .and gas-lsectric)* 0 38 1 52 34 54 5 744E 23 -7 -3 3 526 13 59 2 -08
Train-evitching looomotive-miles:
3-09. steam locomotive6........... 4 O000587 4 2080O639 16082261 1 77100 2 ~635 921 245 345 567 853 577 293 1 560 916 1 614 416 3-09
j-10. Diesel-electric locomotives ...... ...... 391 933 246 230 172 900 91 669 904 3 689 56 091 36 555 162038S 114 3S17 31
3-11. Electric locomotives..................... 61 983 51 8 98 48 681 43 O 44 4 782 2 7 86 --8 50 6 O6 8 j-11
:-12. Other loconotives (Diesel and gas~line motor, an d as-elrreti). 450 4 66 -- 450 4 86 j-12
j-1). Total.............. 4 454 953 4 506 677 1 829 807 1905 72i 269 27 251 820 623 944 6113848 1 731924 1735 287 j-1)
3-14. Milee at initial an~d inal terminals included in item 3-1). 1OO6 473 1OO09 4 5 3 130O24 344 4 32i 22 907 21 414 163 043 155 7 60 507 499 487 853 31
4. Car-milse thousandse):
4-01. Loaded, east............. 1014 624 1068 238 358141 374 470 58 5011 68 944 135 859 138 78 5 462 123 486 041 4-01
4-02. Loaded, vest............. 7 87E531 78 4 14 228 13 232245, 68 499 63 383 107 473 112 160 383 4 2 375 626 4-02
f-03.Loaded, total.. .. .... .... 1 802155 1851 652 586 271 606 715 127000 13232&7 245332 250 943 845 552 861 667 f-0
4-4Empty, east............. 353 817 320 081 84 344 72 412 50340 41 993S 4613S0 44 335 173 003 161 341
U-05.Empy,vesat............. 603 643 5914 95 212 587 213 251 41073 48 055 702887 70054 279 696 263599 =-0
-0.Empty, total. .................. 957 460 915 G38 296 931 28)5 663 91 413 90 04 6 116 417 114 389 452 699 424 940 40
I;-07. Loaded and empty, east. ...... ........ .. 1368 441 1388 319 442 485 446 882 108 841 110 937 181 989 183118o 635126 647 382 4-07
1(-08, Loaded and empty, west. ................... 1 391174 1 378 371 440 717 445 496 109 572? 111 436 177 760 182 214 663125 639 2259 i-08
4-09. Lohaed and empty, total ............. ... 2 759 615 2 766 690C 883 202 892 378 218 413 222 373 359 749 365 933 1 298 251 1 286 607 4-09
i-10. Caboose, east and vest. .........S 202 51 94 8 15 791 16 269 2 971 2 960 8 142 8 369 23 298 24 350 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train care (in fregight traina, east and weat ...7 529 7 104 1 415 1 6O1 184 171 9~45 1O56 4 985 4 276 4-11
5. Gross ton-miles of road looomotivse and tenders thousandse):
5-ol. Coal-burning steam looomotives................ 9 986 0oe 11 E13 886 4 314 428 4 845 523 1146 290 1138 816 1 651788 1 778 537 2 874 300 3i 453 010 50
5-02. 011-burning steam locomotives 3 178 123 3 462 G6 6 7 7 13 93 Y66 22 3 55 22 5 5 8 3 148 0 55 09 5-02
5-0 Diesel-eletrie locomotives 982 387 1858s 478 747327 359 97r9 1398 797 495 062 405 r44 1738000 1092 255 :-0
5o.Electrio locomotives. 74 927 276 92i6 150 140 161 327 61 484 66 70 63 303 49 529 5o
5-05. Othe IlOcmotives ...... .....1 10 10 10"-5
5-06 OsTotamle o. s. .. .. .. .. .. .edcbo; . .. 1 422 253 16 814 160 5 219 608 5 376 19 e 1 209 172 1 205 683 2 169 805 2 206 .542 7 023 668 8 025 74o 50
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trains ...... 77 091 3 73 Ob 960 b 48 32 7 82 756 3 0 5 73 5 40 10 6 92 5 54 10 9 42 710 11 798 559 12 634 3381 21 617 504 25 830 360 6-01
C-02. Total in oil-burning stena locomotive traine......... 21 7O6 489 2 3 792 7 4 2 23 OO4 18 6 O 5 153 190 161 8 9 4 21 5 30 2 95 2 3 612 2 4 3 6-02
6-0) Total in diesel-electrio looomotive trains. .. .. .. .. 278122 298 16 475 392 7193 654 3 459 0 94 8 380 5 604 4 558 414 3 819 504 lb 361 850 9 191 190 6-0
60.Total in electric locomotive trained 540 091 2: 555 278 1 791 428 18e67 64 2 338133 358 772 410 530 328 864 60
6-05. Total in ot her locomotive and motor-car triain.... 8 614 G 394 70 57-- 8 544 6 37 6-05
6-6Total in all freight traine......... 12 468 865 1288010 754 41 790 912 41 918 938 110 39 067 11 307 086 16 510163 16 615 7 3 59128 723 rt0968 994 60
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thoueande)..... G1 252 871 G6166 682 20 623202a 20 687 532 6 200 995 6 364 620 803 1 990 7 "o1 S09 26180 604 26 619 4211 7
e. Train-hours (including train-awitching; hours at way stations)j:
b-01. Steam looomotive-propelled trained 2 631 556 i: 930O70O8 924346, 1 05 8 6 182 611 179 3 9 1 403098 436 71 1 121 501 1 279 513 8-01
8-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled 'trains ... .. .. 416 022 25 7 80 127 315 62 521 1100 774 75 621 61. 6 211 986 134 019 8-02
8-03 Electrio locomotive-prpropelle traine............. 47 5231 47 7 9 7 33 100O 35 8 5B 6 273 6O9 9 --8 150 5 84 2 80
-0.Other locomotive-propelled trains ........... 4i 4 5 --- 42 80
8-05. Motor-car-propelled trains,. ............... 2 478 1 709 120 117 -- 2 358 1 5 2 -
8-6Total train-houre........... 3 097 621 3239 039 10 84 881 1133 580 189 984 186 264 478 719 498184 13 44 03 1421011 80
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-l.Tai-ilsodiay .. ... ... ... .71 939.6 11.e 11.8 6.9 7.1 596.2 9-ol
9-02. Net tn-sil,es .. .. .. . . .. *~ *) IP57.,071265 12.510 25.518 26,234 6,827 6,7636,6 6,778 9-o2
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light traine):,778,O
10-01. Loomontive-ml eea (principal Man helper)........... 1.07 1.08 .1 1.13 1.07 1.07 1.04 1 1.01.0 1.05 10-o
lo-o2. loade. Irreight ear-mIle. 6.4 36.0 38** 38. 4.1 416.2 299 0.0 364 5*5 o
loo Ept feihtca-mle.19.3 17.8 1g9. 803. 31.4 143 13.7 19.5 17.5 l-
10-0 Total freight ear-milee ecuigcboe*********5.75. 7 627. 764. 375. 53.o lo
10-0 Gross ton-milee (excluding locomotives and tenders). ....2,594 2, 507 2752,642 3,B3 3,944 2,02 ,8 .4 ,2 0o
10- Co .Ne ton-miles.o oooie .~ d .~~~BP F .. .. .. .. .. .. 1,237 1,200 1,3 1,304 2,152,0 6971171,6 1-o
1 1. Gros Nto-ie tof nlocmtvsadtneepe oooieml... 8 8 7 6 3829253224
12. Net ton-milee per loaded car-mile ................**34(.03* 5*3*189 3.3. 1.3. 2
13. Car-mile ratioet
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound**** .17.8093.5376.7.75*72 5* 1-o
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-milseas, wetond -~t) *j ~ 5665 85.6. 6* 562.9 056. 85. 3o
13-0 Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, (est aund wet**65 6 .9 6dE~ 815. 766. 16. 13-o3
13-0 Percent eastbound of total loaded freight Car-milea* *5. 57.7 61.1 F61.7 46.152* 55. 5535 7564 13o
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-ol. Train-mles. ........................1. 16.1 14.4 14.3 15.4 15.6 17.1 16.9 17.5 17* 14o l
14-02. Grose ton-milee (excluding locomotives and tenderer). 41,473 391768 38,521 36, 979 58,105 60,705 34,486 33,353 43,993 41,498 14-02
15. Percent train-switohing hours at way stations of total train-houro* 18.6 18.0 23.3 23.0 21.6 20.6 16.0 15. .15.2 14. 6 15

'Exaludes exitching time of train locomotive at initial and final terminals.
if Excluded Missouri and Arktaneas 87. Co. Road not in operation.


Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT BCONOUICB AND SrTA" 1C


Statement No. M.-211 (08-A)
AUGUST 194 8







































































































*Exoludes pitching time of train loomoa~ties at initial and final terminalso
( Excluded Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.
I# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


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


SU.$. DfPOltTORY 1


WESTERN DISTRICT


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAMH RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled froml23 reports of freight train statistice representingl32 railways b

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WlTH AUGUIST 19148 AND 194L7


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION


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2-02



2-01
2-02

2-06
2-07
2-08
3-09

3-01
3-12





3-07


3-01
5-02
5-10
5-o1
5-o2

6-01
6-02

6-07
6-08
6-10

8-01
5-02


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8-02


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Paees 2 3 1262 08851 6173 INTERSTATE COM19ERCE COM MIS SION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT IIONOMICSQ AND ST~ATISTICS


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ITEM


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37 97i
54 989 208
12 957 730
-7 94

67 946 938



62 9256 2260


59 236 207
13 204 351


4 774 873
372 444

5 147 317
1 389 064

1129 675


1 501197
17 45 166
607 351

27 504 9
3 760 904

1794 71 g




98 019 925

34 529 314,

134 405 981
63 906 629
3 4 91 9 28
566 4 37


4 058 365


93 036
60 852 121
10 188 583


7102C 704






76 003985
65 575 640
10 427 74 5


4 804 286
237624

5 042 11 O
1 2 73275

1148 210


1504 026
2 979 679
7015 060

9 97 2

15 264 287
266 170
2 807 636

18 358 093

106 OSO 715
1732 853
26 779 050

134 542 618
63 540 143
3 7 77 9 3 9
42?6 712


4 204 651


1;?6 782

141 711 877
34 ?17 878
744 886
2 144
176 676 785


176 7238 59

19973188 7Y

356 45233 5
1 096 4 92
2 664 UY

108 75167
1 648 024


4 008
12 370 024
3 628 615
3 363 047



4 770 350
9 4208 578

175142
32 4 37
20 641 208
24 678 740
12 642 234
393 042
77
50 355 301

147 927 634
166 917 381
107 883 668
2 449 535
54 316
425 232 554
188 019 392
8 4 72 2 96
1 514 022
51 91

16 298
10 054 8 92


126 767
161 569 397
21 i.92149
662 22 7
1 884
183 525 657



10261 959

180 807 25 B
21 968468

996 704 j

2032
11 931 887
771034
39 056
4 026
12 745 703
3 599408
3 389302J




4 666 019
4 705 306
9 3 71 32i5

33 59 O
%4 793 453
26 495 3088
/1 924 709
362 334
55
59 575 989

178 504 952
179 609 156
64 725 041
2 365 774
58 53
425 263 455
188 968 759

9 5 2 8 1
40 553
3 3 0
15 615
10 582 946


53 348

116 690 461
17 418 538
5 354 471

129 663 470



129 719 083
16 159928

14 50 4 8 7
48 909 655
6 277 347

14 043 318
650 380
364 027
15 057 72
2 698 113

2 963 419



17 814737
13144 74
11 7 5 7
39 39 852


45 762
23 71 834
1 285 417
43 092 865
292 562 859
83 240
21 251406
15 183 592
514
329 061611
158 946 073
8 4 OO 7 63
415 314
2 94 0 33
971
9 111 081


1. Miles of road operated at close of monthd .............
2. Train-ailes (locomotive-propelled and motor-oar trained :
2-01. Steam locompotive-propelled train .. .. .. ... .
2-02, Diesel-electrio locomotive-propelled train .. .. .
2-O Electric locoaotive-propelled train.. ... .. .. .


2-. U Road locomotive-miless le tan
2-01.Princial ...........p~~d rans...************
2-06.2 le ,,,,,.,,,.... .,,..,,. ...
2-04. Total locmoive-alles. . .............

3-06. Totalele ric nl. ..*****.********
2-OS. Total, ..... oter(ieelad aolnemto, n gselcti).
T.roainsithn loomotive-mil ee:
3-01. teamlcooives... ..... ... *** *** *
3-10. Dislelpecriolcooivs. .... ... ***
T-1 Eetral locomotive- isa. ......***.****
3-2. Other locomotiels (D iege andgsl in ooadgseetif...
3-13. Total........*******************
3-14. Miles at initial and fial terinal ioor ncldd in ilete3-1. .
4.Carn-mwistchin ousands): le


3-09 Eampy total. .. . ** ** ** **
3-10. Lodisled ndemptyc easot. .. .. ... ****
j-*08. Eleadedc an emptyvest. . .. .. .*** *****
3-09. Loaded and ottempy total .n .soln eo .d ** ** ** *
j-10. Caboo se, entas and vest. emnl .nlue .n ... ... jl. .**
5. oarosie tnmlso odlcntvsadtns thousandse):
5-ol. Coal-bunin steamlot ives.. ... ... ...
4-02. 011-brnin w stea ocmtve .... .... ...

5-o Eletri aloomtive......... .. .. .
5-0.T tal....a............ *
6-01. Totdeal nB coabunn e steam ocomtivetraia .. .
6-02. Total ind oil-brnn w steam ocomtivetraie. .. .. .
6-0 Totdeal n electric oomtv t rais . .. .. .
6-10. Tabotal in s othe locoativ n oo-a ran.......
6-06. Toal in e-tall f arei trin ieig~ ris .as .n .es ***
7. Nets ton-miles revenue o moive and onvnu (thosndes) . .
5-. 1 Tri- oure (inluing strain-evimthings hour at ay satios)
5-01. Si-unn team locomotive-poeldtan .. .. .. .. .
8-02. Diesel-electr ic locomotivae- op le tris.... ....
-0.Electrio locomotive-poele ris..... ....
8-0 Other Iloomotive -poeldtan ...........
e-c Totaxtrai-hour.... .. . '

6. Averaes permiles of crs oad erts day: caoss(hua

10.Aveage Torta in misl-e (exoudtg lomtight traine): .
10-01. Toa neetiocomotive-mls(rnia taind epr.........*
10-02 Laed fnohreih ear-mlves .n oo-a .rinl ******
10-0 l n Emt fre ight car- ies......
10Tri-0or T oalreht a-als exluding tri-wthn ou abos) *a * *
10-01 GrSsoto- e(eudn locomotives and tendern) n
11. ros ton-silles oflocooiean nerpe locomotive-mile.le .rin .

13-02. Pteren loo adied rof tole freight ca-ils vsbun ..
130 Prcn lo ad-srp oelld otoal fegtca-ie (atad et..


13-0 Pere tnt aton fttllae rih a-miles....


1 0-0. Avs ton- i excludingg locomotive s and tender's). .. ..



15 -0. Percent tran-sitcn hour twysttoso total train-houra* westoun


7 82 7
21 165 94 2
61 746
626 592

21 854 280



21 884 82 8
1 508 074
24562678
23 580 966
66 130
999 082

1 890 966
28 746
22 405
1 942 117
158 772
498 725




1 60 288
220 305

8 51 193


2 995 42


48 024 9
81
44 35 856
1 3 56 4 6 6

4 9 741


46 1 24

1 407 331


7 847
20 780 904
67 397
622 220
.1 47
21 470 521



21 474 122
15784 00


68 741
978 8 90

1 925 638
17 951
26 927
1 970 516
160 228
456 389



1 53 586

312 859

81 510

8 80 752

347 940

2 465 6439


4 188206 7
1 4 78 O 5
34 865


4 5 8 1 8
86

1 398 736


225 846

320 137 4 97
62 473438
6 297 926
388 911 O




389 057 628
28 330724
24 693768
442 082 120
366 625 243
67 201 838
8 252 399
2 640
31 5 66
2 621 32
461 336
4 OO8
34 092 395
7 640 953



7 713 639
10 326 48 7
13 897 O OO
S542 606

77 626 5846
210 436 9
1603 889 0
16 84 700

53 692 889

21O1 6 7
"2 19 16
372 03 57
37 55 5 8

2424 8


225 97 8

360 457 921
38 961 016
6 643 290
4 06 064 64




406 218 634
30 446 721
27 193024
463 8:58 37 9
414 173 208
41410 006
8 27 133
2 0 3
32 670 157
1687 984
425 488
4 02 6
34 78765

7 999 656



7 100 699
10 23 2
21 094 ,2 9
406 20-3
56 47 3

87 960 78 5
26 607 320
1: 123 582

130 002 78
654 909 391
11 42 2 9
120 181167
59 046
968 758 374
455 810 831

23 100 3 4 9
1 800 034
3 80 71 0
3 3 C
16 586
35 306 C09


53 246

102 655 508
1 930 820

122 816 761




122 903 641
15 490 679
12 199 095
150 593415
125 943 885
18 472 01


13 072 9333
1 145 820
386 385

12603 04

2 761521


3 540 876


3 435 935
6 841 811
124 713
11 17 8

34 660 022

4 903 050
1 256 3'28

40 869 984
26 82 327
25120 577
45 522 715
14 319 020
565
316 772 204
153 731 8 95
7 6 07 402
829 844
2 74 6 21
971
8 712 838


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4.5



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75.3
5.5
6.0
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1.4

1,9 4



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51.5
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32.9
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33.5


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22.6


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29.6





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59.3
50.1

55.56
21.6


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Exoludes switahing time of train loooactives at initial and final terminale.
CExoludea Missouri and Arkansas R7. Co. Roat not in operation.


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11#I1IIII lllllllli111 111II1II INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 6181 BURBAUop a sToAXBRaCONO1IcanuaAW TAsnBICe


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12j reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways b

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 1944 AND 1947


ITEM


ITEM
NO.


1. Miles of road operated at close of month .............*
2. Train-siles (loomeotive-propelled and motor-oar trained :
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains ..**..........
2-02. Diesel-electrio locomlotive-propelled train ** ** .
2-0~ .Electric locoaotive-propellle trains. *********...
-0.Other locomotive-propelled train ** ** ** *
2-0 Total locomo~tive-propelled trained *. .. ..
2-0 Motor-car-propelled trained** ***** *....
2-07. Total train-siles.. .
2-08. Ordinary** ** ** .. .. .. .. .. ..
2-09. Light** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** .. .
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal ................... ..
3-02. Helper. ..** ** ** ** ** ** *. ..
:3-0 .Ligt ** ** ** ** ** ** ** *. .
-0 Total loocaotive-milse.. .
3-5Total, steam only .... .. ..
3-06. Total, d1eeel-electrio only .........
-0.Total, electric only. s...................
3-00. Total, other (diceel and gasoline motor, and gae-electrio). .
Train-avitching locomotive-miles:
3-09. steam locomotives ...................
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotives .. .. .. .. ......
d-11. Electric locomotives. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. ... .
2-12. Other loomotves. (Dieset and gasoline motor, and gamel~etrie)* **
3-13. Total ******............. ......
3-14. Miles at initial and final terminals included in item 3-13. .
4. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east. .. ...................
4-02. Loaded, weet........... .

4-07.Loadedantotal.....s......... .
4-06.Emptypandeast****t. ....** .............

4-09. Loadedandesmpty, total ..................,
4-10. Caboose, east and vest. ................
4-11. Pasesnger-train cars (in freight trained) east and vest ...
5. Gross ton-miles at road 10eomotives and tenders tthousande):
5-ol coal-burning team looomotives. .............
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomlotives .. . .....
-0.Diesel-electric locomotives .................
5-o4.Eeactrialocomotives.. .. .
5-o5.Otherlcomotives... .. .. .
6. Gross ton-miles of oare, content, and cabooses thousandse):
6-01. Total in coal-burning stena locomotive train ....
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive traine.. .. .. .
6-0 Total in diesel--electrio lDoomotive trina.IB . ...
60.Total in electrio locomotive trained .......
6-0 Total in other locomotive and motor-car trains. ....
60 Total in allfresight trained ..... ., .
7. Net ton-siles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandse) .. .....
8. Train-hours (including train-switchirty hours at way stations):
6-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained .. .........
8-02. Diesel-electrio looomotive-propelled train .....
8-0 Electrio locomotive-pro alle trained. .. .. .....
-0.Other looomotive-propel ed trained . ........
8-0 Mtor-car-propelled trains,. . ........
-0 Total train-houra. .. .
AVERAGES
9. Averagre per mile of road per day:
9-ol. Train-miles, ordinary . .. ... . .
10. Aroraps ee r i-les (xcluding light tral~in *. .. .. .. *
10-01. Lcomotive-miles (principal and helper *******....
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles **** **.. ...
10-0 Empty freight ear-miles. . .
10-0 Total freight car-miles (exoludl oaboose)* *** **
10-0 1~. Gree ton-Ie (excYludng locomo~tives and tenders). .. .
11. Grose ton-ailea of locomotives and tenders per locomlotive-aile. ..
12 Ne tn-mieso pr loaded oar-mile **. .. .. .
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-milee, eastbound .. .
13-02. Peroent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound ....
13-0 Percent loaded of total treight ear-miles (east and veot). .
13- .: Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles. .. *

14-02. Cors ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). .

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


225 816

44 723 705
5 424 562
801 371
2 64
50 949 902
27 746
50 977 648
50 248 021
729 627

50 969 769
3804186
3 485 791
58 259 746
51373 990
5 843 033
1042 403
3 2 0
4 234 863
238 825
56 261
6 OO
4 530 549
1025 058

1039 811
771 868
18116 79
307 409
586 278
893 687
1347 220
1356 146
2 705 366
50 993
6 512

10 941 195
3 400 L81
1822 301
270 71 5
10
164 34 8378

83 573 218
23 169 511
15 979 7 9
2 420 3j08
6 212
125149 038
54 421 677
2 880 878
254 5 3 2.
45 881
6 O
1741
3183 092


225 v30

36 708 077
S0 37 985
768 810
2 32
48 515 104
30 235
48 545 339
47 885 398
659 941
48 533591
3 450 961
3065 020
55 049 5'2
44 388 969
9669136
991177

3 963 192
401194
597 90
4 424 650
1001066

11001L07
768 298
1769 905
336 180
553 039
889 219
1 337 787
1321537
26 59124
48 559
5 E82

4 600196
3 020 441
3 044 410
259182
lb 9242 57

72 849 843
20 252 613
27 6 79 435
2 406 121
7 177
123195189
58 814 9 /8

2 519 455
418 236
44 920
31
2002
2 984 644


53 085
11 968 59
2 390 926
5 76 739

14 936 024
1104
14 937128
14 645 202
291 926
14 947 607
1 876 025
1419 553
18 243185
14 736057
2 803 564
703 5d44

1 586 246
177 529
46 834

1 810 609

342 044
225 277
567 321
81135
196198
2 77 353
423 179
421475
8~44 654
15 136

40 68938
7 783
746 429
143 699

4 966 789

30 740 349
20 943
7 301 955
17 32 396
68
39 795 711
19 708 835

879 543
1 28 e 87
31304

112
10 39646


13 980 r23
1153 j80
628 242
15 761 64 5
1 206
15 763 051
15 460 966
302085

15 769 994
19066643
1648768
194 05405
17181089
1447106
777 20C



44 343

1901 808
340 870

363 585
228188
591 773
74 301
204 234
278 535
437 886
432 422
070 308
16 08
1 516
4 700 232
11155
360 989
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5 232 291

35 435 149
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1 009 0 76
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148 318
3 042 806
2 903134
19 500
120 164

248 612
4 658
49 76

258 246
21 461

53 802
64 306
118108
46 904
35 206
82 110
100 706
99 512
2002i?18
2 751
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11035 78

2 386
55 095

11610 59

9 820 639

8 811
299 083

10128533
5 698 394

167 620
1 516
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174 720


7 826
2 690 282
7 021
79 944
77 4
2 777 247

2 735 373
41 874

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179 002
161 656
3120 430
2 986 475
7 391
126 064

243 711
3 491
2 869

250 071
21 262

63 319
58 433
121 752
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104 490
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159 750
4 312 139

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110 690
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172 788
174 587
347 375
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Subject to revision


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
SEPTEMBER1948


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT











FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12j reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways g(
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1948 AND 1947
SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT~ WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONT AS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION NO.
1944 194(7 1948 1917 1946 1947 194s 1947 194s 1947
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month ***** 22, 8 21 225 956 53 2281 53 344 7 847 7 82 7 37 9681 38 0 33 12C.,77U 186 78.: 1
2. Train-ailes (looomotive-propelled and motor-oar tan)
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled train 358 845 574 405 181626 114 623 867 130 a 70 6 84 23 390 2 91 23 856 22 4 61 269 649 67 587 948s 15a 561 767 162 6 66 7 7O0 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electrio locomotive-propelled train *** 71 511 4 23 44 385 57 8 17 621 359 8 5j71 91 8 86 380 68 767 14 595 712 11 524 54 5 Ii9 207 9 72 24 220 3 4 L 2-02
2-0). Electric locolactive-propelled trained. .. ** ** 7 0 66 7 36 7 4 44 6 61 b 507 5 59 5 9 82 71 3 6 99 5 24 7 06 5 36 -- 8 5 6 53 7 55 41 < 20
2-04(. Other locomotive-propelled train ..... 376 2 14 8 2 376 2 14 o 20
2-05. Total loom~otive-propelled trains ** ** 437 426 109 457 014 01S 137 752 785 145 425 315 24 146195 24 631527 75 865 361 79 112 493 199 631768 207 844 67u -
2-0. otor-car-propelled trains. .. 01 246 305 474 10 526 10 975 290 720 294 499 -
2-7.: Total train-miles 437 727 355 457 f19 487 137 763 311 145 436 29C 24 176 195 24 63152 7 75 865 361 79 112 493 199 922 486 208 159 17 7 2-07
20.Ordinary. ...... *..**************** 432 022 088 451021 858 135 127 929 142 L72 890 23 790 108 24 232 478 75 200 109 78 284 153 197 904 734 205 932 337 2-08
2-09. Light .. .. .. ... * * * * 5 704 475 6 297 629 2 635 3821 a 663 400 386 087 399 049 665 252 828 340 2 017 7 54 2 206 640 2-09
j. Road locomotive-milee:
j-01. Principal .. ... .. * * 437 591 219 457 188 403 137 851 248 145 489 077 24 180 264 24 664 600 75 875 585 79 120 796 199 684 122 207 913 930 3-01
3-02. Helper. 1 781 685 34 250 907 17 366 704 18 145 571 1 766 746 1 687 076 3 2239 593 3 687 956 9 418 64i: 10 729 304 j-02
3-03.:Light .......... ..**************** 27 758 780 30678 d15 13 618 648 15 204 086 1412 059 1414 932 1 742 801 1852 035 10 985 280 12 207 76% -
-0.Total locomotive-miles. .....** *********** 497 131 692 522 118 125 168 836 600 1783 639 734 27 359 069 27 766 GOU 80 847 979 84 660 787 220 088 044 230 850 996
-0.Total, steam only .. .. *. * * 411008 694 465 547 198 140 679 942 161 590 41B 26 171766 26 567 941 65 975 659 72 869 938 178 181 327 204 718 903
3-0 Total, diesel-electrio only 76 876 494 47 253 039 21 2?76 077 10 394 76 3 88 249 735 521 14 872.320 11 790 84 9 40 639 84C 234 499 906 0
3-07. total, electric only. .****9 243 576 9 315 536 6 8800 5 81 7 054 b55 1 099 054 1 125 146 1 263 941 1 135 835 j-07
3-08. Total, other (Alesel and gasoline motor, an~d gas-electric)* 9281 2 352 -- .2 92a ;i 352 3-08
Train-evitching locomotive-miles: 3 5 0 7 2 1 6 -9
j-09. Steam locomotives .. .. * 34 968 8361 36 905 080 14 658 579 15 812 461 2 174 250 2 134 67 7 5 3772 53705 1 9 7 35087 30
J-10. Diesel-electrio locomotives .. ... ***** 3 022 576 1926 809 1 323 349 738 702 22 609 32 2:37 426 929 271 43 0 1 249 689 884 440 3-10
j-11. Electric locomotives. .. ***** 521 132 4 81 74 9 433 219 40 3e 7 0 31 903 25 27 4 -56 010 48 105; j-11
:-12. Other locomotives (Diesel and gaso~lne motor, and gas-electrie)**** 4 4 76 4 6 26 .4 4 7 4 6 26 -
3-1 Total .. .. .. * * 38 517 045 39 518 204 16 415 147 16 559 533 2 228 762 2 192 188 5 764 691 5 668 465 14 108 44~ 14 498 010 -J-
3-1 (. Mile at initial and final terminals included in item 3-13* 842 019J G 754 626 2 979 407 3 038 983 181 689 180 034 1 551064 1429 413 4 129 859 4 106 196 -
4. ar ll houdsad e:s. .............. ***** 8 712 239 9 039 467 3 103 565 3 327 004 510 191 562? 044 1 258 969 1 278 270 853 51 3 7214 40
LO2. Loaded, rest... ... **************** 6 685 16ti 6 765 34 2 1 979 941 2 OO9 534S 519 667 509 352 962 996 987 041 222 561 3 259J 61L, 1-02
4-)Loaded, total .........*************** 15i397 404 15 805 009 0083506 5 336 j36 1 029 858 10O71 39 6 2 221 965 2 265 311 7062 075 7 131 764 0
4-04.Epty east ........*************** 292961o 2b3104b 725490 0663406 35 7 62 340 804 415 112 400 544 14d51 7 2 1426291 I
lc-0 .mpty, vest 75 7GS u 163 341 1 877 469 2 013 101 347 984 396 703 674 561 661199 2 175 740 2 092.-3U 4-
-0Empty, total. ..........******* 8 027858 7 9943586 2?602?959 2 676 507 707 746 737 507 1 089 673 10 61 743 2 627 480 3 518 629 4
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. .. .. ** 11 664 35 L 11 870 51 2 3 629 055 3 990 410 869 953 902 848a 1 674 081 1 678 814 ;1 291 246 5 290 440 14-07
ie48. Loaded and empty, weat. ***. *** *** 11 760 927 11 928 883 3 857 410 4 022 635 867 651 906 055 1 637 557 1 648 2!40 3 398 309 5 351 953 I-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total . .. ... ***. * 23 425 262 23 799 395 7 680 465 U 013 045 1 737/ 604 1 806 903 3 311 638 3 327 054 10 689 555 10 650 393 4-09
4-10. Caboose, east and vest. ............ ...... 437 559 457 196 139 849 147 big 24 545 25 132 75 186 78 530 197 979 205 978 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in fregight trained) east and vest .**60 4 86l 62 984 12 516 13 27 3 1 4 41 1 30 3 10 631 11 139 35 900 37 270 4-11
5. Gross ton-ailes of road locomotives and tenders thousandsa:
5-ol. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .. ... .. 7 227 042 ad 401 980 36~ 728 9 60 44 090 0 84 9 516 8 21 9 593 300 15 503 314 16 972 42:5 23 4 77 9471 28 246 171 50
5-02. 011-burning steam locompotives .. .. .. .. ... .. 2rJ 024 269 30O 207 901 58 507 56 917 298 925 289 268 27 667 C037 29 861716 50
$-O Diesel-electrio loconotives 4 359 10d 14 s93 343 5 649479 C 73i 823 10 896 7 471 4 231 973 3 187 623 14 466 7 60 9 005 426 5-oa
5.Electria locomotives. 2 367 551 2 394 378 1 400 027 1445 332? 514 094 536 428 453 430 412 610 5-
0 herloooie.......... ..... .... 141 978 055 146 437 66 b 45 836 773 48 325 156 10 041 811 10 137 19 9 20 034 212 20 449 316 66 065 253 67 5r25 9g66
6, Gross ton-miles of oara, contents, and oabooses thousandde: 60
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive train .. .. .. 650 407 900 7 37 882 6095 287 569 676 327 998 OO9 64 601 810 87 384 610 109 300 866 118 149 100 168 935 546 204 350 890 60
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trains. .......* 189 127 313 204 594 760 121 5 20 103 54 O- 2 016 4 92 1 899 05 8 186 9 69 301 202 494 16 2 6-02
6-0 otal in diesel-electrio looomotive trana... ... 215 650 092 128 763 311 52 824 670 241 647 475 43 751 52274 38 8414 53 30 403 499 123 940 218 7 66830 03 6O
-0.Total in electric locomotive trained .. .. ..... 21 640 315 22 60147 5 16 051416 16 954 605 7 764 722 2 959 340 2 824 177 26730 6
d T tal in od ieihe oot aind moo-crtais .... 1076 882 6 8 1093 965 253 356 567 9 3G9 704 i 87 410 2613 9O 396 22 4 150 158 813 150 451 657 482 760 667 483 369 62
7, Net ton-ailes, revenue and nonrevenue thousandsa) ....... 507 661100 515 232 509 173 440 730 17a 403 200 48 886 600 50 203 114 71 509 022 71 238 993 213 824 740 214 8r87 202 7
8.Trd our 1ta lcmtiepo pele a aillus atwysains: 3 439 134 25 4E89 22 7 8 486 945 9j 409 041 1 515 6731 1 528 552 3 882 868 4 20352 8e 9 553 64t) 10 847 306 80
84O2. Diesel-electrio looomotive-propelled trained ....... 9 3 3344 2J OS4 566 398 5 31 4 77 884 6 381 5 27 7 638l 235 485 S93 1 730 257 1 085 412 8-02
8-0a E. Electr locomotive-~pro all trains. .. .. . 417 277 426 591 ZO5 925 328 236 514 OE 5173r 9 950 46 620 -
-0.Other looomotive-propel ed trained ........... C189 390 -8 -*
Mo car- hletrain a.............. 27 20 7 2 48~ 321 9 7528 48 10 217 048 1 573 456 1 '85 564 4 521103 4 689 521 11 362 ; 11 99 696
AVERAGES
9. Avera es oer mile of road per day: 60 gO
9-On:. Nttnmls..... """::::::::::: a. d,jgi >11, is 22 d5 2j,1b5 6, 41 6,661 6,15 6,21 o 99
10. Averages oer train-mile (excluding light traina:
10-01. coomotive-miles(prinoipal and helper). .. ..101.0 .i11 .710 .410 o oo
10-02. Loaded freight carmailes .. ****3*3. 7*6 37* 43.3 44.2 2 .5 26*9 357 34 l-o2
10-0) Empty freight carmiles. ....******.... 861. 31. 29.7 r0.4 1u~ *51.61.3 17-1
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding oaboose)... ..... 54.2 52.85 9 56.2 73.o 74r.6 44.o 255.
1005 ross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tendere. ....2,493 2.425 2, 39 2.~359 3,6743, 1,997 19 2392,J1 lo
1M et ton-miles...... .. ........ .1171,41,8125 ,5 o 9911oo1 o-
11. Gros ton-siles of looomotives and tenders per loom~otive-alle. .. 286 20 2716 20 367 3,6 5 2,3o 93 1
12. et ton-siles per loaded car-mile ........*3)0 32.6 34.1 3354.54. 2. 1*303. 12
13. Car-aile ratice: 7. 26Z )0
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound .. 74.7 76281*1 83.4 58.6 62.3 27. 267. 30
13-02. Peroent loaded of total freight car-miles, weatbound ... 56 .il 56.7 51g.o 295=9:93 56.2 .8. *9. ~ 9*7 60. 9 13-02
13-0 Percent loaded of total feisght car-mles (aeat and wood 65.7 664066.6 5.592..1.167.o 13-o3
13-0 Percent eastbound of total loaded fraeight ear-miles. 6657*2 61*1 62*39* 52.5 5 *7 56.4 59.4 54.3 13-1
14 Ae~l T ainmlerlhu: .......... 16.1 16.1 14.1 14.2 15.4 15.5 6 6.1.67. 11
14-02. orose ton-anles (excluding locomotiven and tendere). .. 9.57s 38.397 36,562 36,185 55.553 57,e12 33,21) 32,08) l247 029 C02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours 18.2 17.9 2).0 22.7 21.7 21.2 15*5 15.1 14.6 14.4( 15


rece a


*Exolutes exitching time of train looomotives at initial and final termnaled.
gi Excludes Missouri and Arkaensas Ry. Co. Road not in operation a
#Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1948 O 80018


IN TERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANsPORT CooNOuac IB, A~ND TTScB


Statemrent No. M-211 (OS-A)













UNIV. OF FL LIB.



AUG -J


SU.S;. DEPOSITORY


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAMl RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12j reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways #
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE EONTH OF OCTOBER 1948 AND 1947

I I I SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONYTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947


III


I I I I I I


I-


~


I I I I I I


I~1 | I I I I
*Exaludes switching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminals.
~Excludes Missouri and Arkcansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


II1111l11111lil1111lil li111 11l111111ll11l1111II I11I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 6322 BuREAU oPTRANssoar econmES AND 8TA'IWI1C8


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


7 85 I
2 658 744
27 083
88 737
2 768 564
2 768 564
2 734 230
34 334
2 769 051
1 87 170
154 062
3 110 283
2 950 253
30194
129 836

256 065
5297
4 813
2661i75
20 295
58 421
64 015
122 436
44 988
37 806
82 794
103 409
101 821
205 230
2 809
191
10 77 451

59 353
11i40 4 95
10 0 24 6 89
2O 0 10
325 059
10 369 758
5 825 953
171 208
5 883

179 055


AGGREGlATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. .........**
2. Train-miles (looomotive-propelled e.nd motor-oar traina:
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained *******
2-02, Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trained *****
2-0). Electric locomotive-propelled trains. ..........**
-0.Other locomotive-propelled train ....***
20.Total locomotive-prope~led trains .. ........
20.Motor-car-propelled trains. .. .. ... .. .. ***
2-07. Total train-miles .. . .. ......***
2-08. Ordinary.. .. .. .............**..
2-09. Light......... .. **
j. Road locomotive-miles:
j-01. Principal.......... ***** ..
3-02. Helper.. .. .. ..........*******
3-0). fLigh..............********* .
-0.Total locomotive-miles. .. .. ...........
3-5Total, stees only..................
-0.Total, diesel-electrio only .................
3-07. Total, electric only. .. . * * *
3-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor,anga-ecr)..
Trai- o thn g am o mo ive-miles ..................

3-10. Diesel-electric locomotives .. **. **** ***
3-11. Electric locomotives. .. .. .. *.****
3-12. Other locaomouves (Dise~l and Iasolin e mtor, and gas-electrte) ****
j-13. Total.....................
3-14. Miles at initial and final terminals included in item 3-1). *
4. Car miles (housands):................... ...
4-*02. Loaded, west................ ...... .


4-5Empty,weoat. .............**.***
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. .. ...********
4-08. Loaded and empty, vest. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. *
-09. Loaded and empty, total .. .. ... ... .. .
4-10. Caboooe, east and weet,. ..................
4-11. Passenger-train oare (in freight trained) east and weet ...
IGoston--mal or roa elocomois and tenders Ithousande):.....

5-01 GOa-un g ere locomotives ... .. .. .. .......

6-02. Totl iunol-uin ngsea soomten lcmoes strain. .....
6-0). Tota-l n die l-eecntriv oooietris ......
6-4 otli lectri o locomotive tan. ... ... .. .. .
?:--0 inn laootihef ado an mtr-artrin.. .. .
6. Nret ton-miles, revenue an onreenue n cboe (thousande)... ....
6. Tr h ours 1n cludL rain tawi hir h our e at way sta i n ) .
6-2. eoa 1n 1i-unn se comot ero ed trains ....
To-0 n Otherr locomotivepople trains ..............


9. Averagesermile of roveand penrreu day: ads ..
10. Avrages er train-mdleg (excluditing liht tr aine): taios
10-01. cta omotive-aie principle taind eler. .........
lo-o2. Lodisleed freigh ea-moies . . ....**
10-0 Tota freigh ear-moi ls(x udn aose)*psl o * * .
10-5. resonmes(xlin locomotives anell d t ener).. ..
10-06. Not tca-pon-mle t is. .......................
1.Nt Ton-m le per ln-oadder -sl *********

1). Cvear-ies pratios: ra erd
13-02. Percentiloaed of total freghtcarmiesweebond .
13-0 Percent oddo oa rih a-miles(atanwe).*
1O. Average per train-hour: (ecuiglgttan
14-ol. Train-miles.h .a-ie .
10-02. Groes ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). ..**


15 -0. Percent tran-sitin hour twysttoso total train-houre' westou


53 080
12 624 175
2 706 727
655 167
15 986 0 69
1206
15 987 275
15 678 62#
308 4'/
15 998 8314
1 988 507
1 483 0 6)
19 470 40'4
15 509 237
3172 7[]0
7883 87

1635 526
193 8%77
49 2E88
1 8786 as
327 B858
379 083
245 4W3
624 406
212508
296 553
463 108
457 941
921049
16 254
1 2 3
4 319 668

161194
5 334 919
32 864 921
20 341
8 4355 OS52
1997 458
68
43 317 86o
21 354 316
933 7i6
O4 51
1 5 5 1
11
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53 336
15 OEO 957
1 255 728
677 310
16 953 995
1310
16 955 30
16 644 766
310 539
16 96156
2 214 642
1743 632
20 919 843
18 460 048
1623196
856 599

1916 676
102 850
48 663

2 068189
366 598
397 428
2533596
650 824
77 614
224 665
302 2 79
475 04 2
478 061
953103
17 180
1 4 34
5 064 558

174 998
5 641 905
518 867 270
19 893
3 759 040
2 000 629
44 646 968
21 997 307
1095 384
67 6 O
.7 3

seoi'I


7 834
2 860 958
8 560
82 080
2 951 618
2 951 618
2 911719
39 899
2 954 483
194 512
167 667
3 316 662
3177 229
8 815
130 618

268 508
3 920
2 976
275 404
23 560
64 459
67 602
132 061
45 005
46 751
91756
109 464
114 353
223 817
2 995
1 6
1150 289

68 55
1 213 61 1
10 891 84 6
5 016
359 432
11 236 294
6 294 914
189 316
5699


196 012


37 891
6 673 521
1 724 975

8 398 496
8 398 496
8 326 816
71680
8 399 635
333 718
192 01
8 925 364
7167 425
1 757 939


5 87 931
56 989

644 920
168 178
139 500
115 431
254 931
47 266
68368
115 634
186 766
183 799
370 565
8 344

1 696 529



2 218 829
12 137 558
217 050
4 584 359

16 938 967
8170 281
417 854
75 210


493 064


38 002
74 80 105
1 599 687

8 879 7 92
6 879 792
8 800 127
79 66 5
8 880 831
432 314
208 929
9 522 074
8096189
1425 885


643 217
34 964

678 181
165 732
147 381
121363
268 744
46 955
69 897
116 852
194 336
191 260
585 596
8 805

1 900 905



2 329 466
13 655 7 2
187 531
3 853 707

17 696 964
8 569 15 8
476 376
62 440


538 816


126 740
19 065 2!73
5 494 050
120 643
256
24 680 222
28 729
24 708 951
24 468 572
2403579

24 686 918.
1192 730
1390310
27 269 958
21 402 042
5 693 560
174 084
272
1637 783
173 964
7074
468
1 819 289
522 991
5~05 481
423305
928 786
180 802
252 848
433 650
686 283
676 153
1 362 436
24 003
3 787
2 945 986

6913198

6 260 46
21 6 50 550
22 163 832
17 649 919
398 422
61 866 850
27 549 482
1154 620
240 274
36
1401 335


126 618
22 770 816
3 195 506
107 215
280
26 073 817
27 383
26 101 200
25 813 571
287 629
26081276
1 549 051
1518 296
28 948 625
85 498 396
3 294 253
155 640
336
1769 516
120 932
7 206
52 8
1898182
556 334
526738
410 659
937 397
157 455
277147
434 602
684193
687 806
1 371 999
25 821
S63 8 67
3 63376 b

56 353
8 522 188
27 101 114.
24 782 026
9 947 99 4
367 08tr
62 206 496
27 750 801

1357 123
142 87 6
4 5
150 6 2


225 562
410 21 713
9 952 835
858 547
256
51 833 351
29 935
51 863 286
51 208 246
655 040
51854 438
3 702 125
3 219 446
58 776 009
470 28 957
10 654 473
1 092 3 07
272
4117305
430 127
61175
468
4609075
10 39 302
10 82 485
848164
19 30 049
357 081
571550
928 631
1439 566
1 419 714
2 859 280
52 010
62 35
10 0 39 634

283 655
16 954 708
76 6 77 718
22 401 223
30 689 380
2 720 939
S98
132 49 17
62 900 032
2 677 47/8
461 978
36
32,288


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5 859 501
866 605
280
54 859 222
28 693
54 887 91
54 170 183
717 732
54678 161
4190 519
3 638 52 4
62 707 2 0 4
55 231 662 8
6 352 149
1 122 857
336

4 597 917
262 666
58 845
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4919 956
1112 224
1136 OO6
853 020
1 9M9 026
327 029
618 460
945 489
1463 035
1471 480
2 934 515
54 601
6 8 2

11749 515

293 906
17 707 110

90 515 95 e
24 9t(9 450
17 565 7 57
2 707 146
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3118 199
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-, t No. M.-211 (OS-A)
OCI'OBER 19489


Subject to revision


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT













FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled froml 123 reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways g
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MdONTHS ENDED WIITH OCTOBER 1948 AND 1947

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

1948 1947 194 1947 1948 1947 1948 194 19 194


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTIING OFFICE:1949 O 800184


I I


*Exoludes swritching time of train locomotives at initial and final terminal.
dExcludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.
#Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


p~e. 2


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of months ..........***
2. Train-ailes (looomotive-propelled and motor-oar traina:
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains **************
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled train *****
2-0). Electric locomotive-propelled trained*** ****
2-04.~ Other locomotive-propelled train *******
2-o5. Total locomotive-propelled trains .******
2-06. Motor-car-propelled trains* *********
2-07. Total train-miles .....................*
2-08. Ordinary********* *********
2-09. Light** *
3. Road locomotive-milee:
3-01. Principa **************************
3-02. Helper** *
-0.Total locomotive-aile*** ***** ****
3-05. Total, Iseam only ...........
-0.Total, diesel-electrio onll *********
3-07. Total, electric only. .. .... .. .. ... .. *
3-06. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gas-electric)* *
Train-evitching locomotive-miles:
3-09. Steam locomotives **********************
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotives *****************
:-11. Electric locomotives. ................**.*
3-12. Other loconotives (Diesel and gasoline motor, and see-electric)* **
3-13. Total** *
3-14(. Milesa~t initial 'andfi~nal term~inals include in item 3-13* *
4. Car-miles thousandse):
4-01. Loaded, east... .
4-O2. Loaded, west... *

4-0). Loaded toal*** *** *** **** *** ***

4-08. Loaded and empty, vest** *
*-9 Loaded and empty, total .................**
4-10. Caboose, enat and weat. ................***
4-11. Passenger-train oars (in freight trained east and vest **
5. Gross ton-silee or road locomotives and tenders thousandse):
5-ol. Coal-burning steam locomotives. ...............
5-o2. 011-burning steam locomotives ****************
5-0 Diesel-electric locomotives *************...
5-*Electrio locomotivee******* ****...
5-o5. othe lcomotivs .. .. .. .. .
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contentt, 'and cabooses (th~ousanda)
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive train ....
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trained. ...*****
6-0). Total in diesel-electrio looomotive trains. *******.*
-0.Total In electric locomotive trained .......
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motor-car traie ... .
-0.Total in all freight trained .........
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (th~oueands ***. ...
e. Train-houre (including train-switching hours at way statione:
6-01. Steam looomotive-propelled trained .......
8-02. Diesel-electric looomotive-propelled trained .....
8-0). Electric locomotive-propelled trained. ............
-0.Other locomotive-propelled trains ..............
8-5.~ Motor-car-propelled trains. ...............
-0.Total train-houre ...........
AVERAGES
9, Averages per mile of road per day:
9-ol. Train-miles, ordinary ...................*
10. Aveoae par rt -mle (e elduing lis~t traine) **********
10-01. Locompotive-miles (principal and helper). ..........
10-02. Loaded freight ea miles ....**************
10-0 Empty freight car-milea******* *.....
10-0 Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose)* ****
10-0 Gross ton-miles excludingg locomotives and tenders). ....
lo-o Not ton-miles. .......................
11. Groes ton-miles of locomotives and tendesrs per' locomotive-mile. ..
1. Neo- miae o r loaded car-mile ******************
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound ****
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound ****
13-0 Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles (east and went). .
1 3-0. AV es rcen ae as nd of total loaded freight ear-milee. ....
14-01. Train-miles. ...*********************
14-02. Groes ton-niles (ezEluding locomotives and tenders). **

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


224 798

399 667 287
81 464 258
7 925 283
26 32
489 2594 60
331161
489 590 641
483 231126
6 359 515
489 445 657
35 483 810
30 978 234
555 907 701
458 037 651
87 530 967
10 5355 883
3 2:00

39 086 166
3 452 703
582 307
4 944
43 126 120
9 881 321
9 794724
7 5333529
17 328 053
3 309 177
5 6473512
8 956 4 89
13 103 901
13180 641
26 284 542
48,9 569
9 66 67 23
31 332 676
27 682 111
2 651 20 1
94
158 932 76 1
727 085 61 1
211 528 536
246 3394 72
24 361 254
68 97 1
1 209 383 8 5
570 561 13
26 116 612
3 7 95 5 6
466 7 5
4 25
21 30
30 400 4 7


225 941
453 314 462
50 245 07 9
i 3112 66
2426
511 873 235 5
334167
512 207 402
505 192 041
7 0153561
512 066 564
38 441426
34 317 339
5;4 825 329
520 779 060
559 605 186
10 438 393
2 68J
41 502 93 7
2 189 475
540 894
5 154
44 238160
9 866 650
10175 473
7 618 562
17 794 035
3158 073
5 781 801
8 939 874
13 333 546
13 400 363
26 733 909
511997
69 807
110 651 4 9 5
33 881 26 3
16 923 666
2 688 284
7t
164 144 783
828 398 565
229 584 210
146 329 068
25 308 621
71 82 3
1 229 692 287
57/9 844 689
29 107 426
2 ;28 21 8
476 927
435
20 075
31 933 081


53 214
127 248 042
20 328 086
6 162 726
153 738 854
11 732
153 750 586
150 806 557
2 944 029
153 850 082
19 355 21
16 101 71
188 307 004
156 1 89 17
24 446 857
7 668 968

16 294 105
1 517 226
482 507

18 293 838
3 307 245
3 482 648
2 224 354
5 708 002
809 515
2 089 997
2 899 518
4 292 163
4 315 351
8 607 514
156 103
13 809
43 048 628
66 125
6 495 808
1 561131

51471 692
320 434 597
141 861
61 259 762
18 048 874
701
399 865 795
194 795 046
9 420 741
1 103 041
341 052
1 2 00
10 866 034,


53 344
145 b91 641
9 827 646
6 660 023
162 379 310
12 26$
162 391595
159 217 656
31i73 93 9
162 450 646
20 361213
16 947 710
199 759 577
179 850 464
12 017 959
7 891154

17 729 137
841552
457 033
19 027 722
3 405 581
3 724 432
2 262 930
5 987 362
741020
2 237 766
2 978 786
4 465 452
4 500 096
i) 966 148
164 739
14 707
49 154 64 2
66 17 6
3 125 911
1 620 330
53 967 061
3c6 865 279
123 433
2L) 406 515
1U 955 434
64 9
414 351310
200 900 507
10 505 2 5
545 52 1
365 t$4 6
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11417 506 g


7 828
26 717 182
77 34 7
788 616
-7 554
27 583 145
27 144 197
438 94 8
27 619 083
1881l588
1 582 599
31 083 27 0
29 745 170
82 336
1255 764

2 403185
36 157
28 250
2 467 592
203 594
626 503
576 954
1 203 457
385 809
443 454
829 263
1012 312
1020 408
2 032 720
28 127
1 469
10 743 589
8 244
598 983
11 350 816
98 276 456
57 290
3 298 772
101 632 518
56 498 02 8
1717 868
5 97 6
57 732

178176


37 961
67 943170
16 320 687

84 263 857
84 263 8 57
83 526 925
736 932
84 275 280
3 563 31 i
1 954 812
89 773 343
73 1430 84
16 630 259


5 925 693
483918

6 409 611
1 719 242
1 398 469
10784 27
2 476 896
462 378
742 929
1 205 307
1 860 847
1821356
3 682 203
83 550
11 595
17 199 843
329 873
4 723 325

22 253 041
121 438 4 26
2 233 542
43 425 812

167 097 70 ao
79 679 303
4 300 722
71 4 45


5 014 167


7 847
26 049 035
11 4 63
782 261
86 944 75S
26 944 7 59
86 524 338
420 481
26 949 315
1 953 916
1 566 181
30 469 352
29 122 019
118 443
1 228 8 90

2 430 315
27 906
36 716
2 494 937
201 984
568 612
583 682
1 152 294
404 750
385 790
790 540
973 362
969472
1 942 834
27 354
1 632
10 594 272
14 587
573447
11 182 306
94 626 4 99
63 761
3 089 781
97 780 041
54 712 553
1 686 8 81
8 3 65
57 265

1 752 511


38 030
75 068 053
12 924 232

87 992 285
87 992 285
87 084 280
908000 ,
88 001 62 7
4 120 27 0
2 060 964
94 182 861
80 966 12 7
13 216 734


6 040 252
506 394

6 346 646
1 595 145
1 425 651
1 108 404
2 534 055
447 499
731096
1178 595
1 873 150
1839 500
3 712 650
87 335
12 494
18 873 32 8
316 04 2
3 589 412

22 778 782

131 804 82 6
2 086 589
34 257 206

168 148 621
79 808 151
4 679 904
548 4 3 3


5 228 35 7


126 776
178 627 040
44 702 022
980 296
2 632
224 311 990
319449
224 6314 39
222 373 306
2 258133
224 371 040
10 611357
12 375 590
247 358 002
199 583 369
46 3334 OS
1 438 025
12 20
14 436 053
1423 653
63 084
4 944
15 927 734
4 652 850

4 344 995
3 645 866
7 990 86
1632 534
2 426596
4 061130
5 977 529
6 0744 62
12 051 991
222 582
39 687
26 423 933
30 936 678
16 448 391
516 628
94
74 325 724

190 586 096
209 153 133
141 590 137
3 222 599
68 275
544 620 240
241 374 250
10 708 268
1 970 5 31
68 4 35
425
20 108
12 767 767


126 739
205 637 586
27 415 854
862 62 7
2420
233 918 495
321 882
23 4 240 37 7
231745 908
2 494 469
233 995 208
12 078 35 5
13 726 058
259 799 621
230 217 299
28 288 159
1291475
2 688
15 330 363
1 005 372
55 311
5 154
16 396 200
4 662 530
4 398 887
36d70 27 4
8069161
1583 745
2 369 485
3 953 230
5 982 632
6 039 759
12 022 391
231796
41 137
31 879 936
33 499 04 3
10 200 099
468 971
75
76 048 124
231 452 OO4
227 374 188
83 608 057
3 054 415
7117 4
545 559 838
242 638 OOZ
12 204 42 9
1 228 2 8 8l
53 64 91
43 5
18 8611
13 505 662


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICSI AND STATISISC8


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





I I I I SOUTHERN DISTRICT


_ _


i I I a


SI I


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


) I I II


,Exaludes switching time of train loooactives at initial and final terminals.
E xoludes Missouri and AFrkansas By. Go Road not in operation.


-2L / Sde.,3~5; P Y f// /


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA t.c/p~. 3


3 1262 08851 6330 I ESAECMEC OMSIN
BRAssau orRANSPORT~ BOONOL[ICS AND STATIISC8


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled froml2) reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 1948g AND 1947


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


7 833

2 792 587
6 569
807 7 5
2 879 931
2 879 931
2 832 193
47 738
2 880 686
201103
172167

6 629
127 358

246 592
3 329
2 938
252 859
23 34O
61 266
64197
125 463
44 673
43 876
88 549
105 939
108 073
214 02

1128 659



1190 419
10 370 551



10 710 811
6 OOO 831


5 811

189 693


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. ............**
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor-car trained) :
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains ..............
2-02. Diesel-electrio locomotive-propelled train .. .. .. ..
20.Electric locomot ive-propelled train. .. .. .. .. .
.0he looois apels & 18.............


2-8. ordinary. ....... .. .. .
2-09. Liht......... .. ** .
3. Road lcomoti e-milee:.. . . .
3-02. Helper......... . .. .* .
3-0.: Lght ................... .........

-0.Total, dieael-electrio only .. ... .. ......
:-07. Total, electric only. .. .. .. ..........
-0.Total, other (dieoel and gasoline motor, 'anld gaslecetric) .
n09 stam a cm tive-miles ........~.......
j-10. Diesel-electric locomotives . .. . ...
3-11. Electric locomotives. .. ..............
312. TOtherlocomotives (Iles*1an agasoline otor, anages-electric)...
3-1 Miles at initial and final terminal included in item 3-1). .
4. Car a les (housands):................ .......
4-*02. Loaded, wee t............. .. ..

-04. Empty, east.......... .. .. ..
4-Op. Empty,weoat....... .. . .
4-07. Loadedandeampty, east..............
4C8. Loaded and empty, weet. ...................

4-11. Passenger-train care (in freight trained) east and vest ...
IOoatonamle i efdo eldoom 17ve ana tenders Ithousande):. ..

5-1 Cothebrlocomotves., loo o e. ......... ., ,
lton-mOileeunofossa burolonte r ma cob se (husns). ..

T 2 oker ai~lBet~ mo~ocie nadmtrcrtan........

6. N~et ton-miles, revnu can nonrevtenue sooo (thoused) .. .. ..

6-OJ. Eotlecti coa-unn t locomotivepoele trie... ... ...
6-04. TOther ilbrin ta locomotive-poeldtan t n. ....
M1 o ca rip and lsl-ela t i ood tains . .. .... .

9,ta Avrae pe le ofroad permoiv day:
9-1. Tra in-miles ordinat ry ...... .....
9-0. Net ton- siles, eeu .n orreu .. .. ... .. .. .
10. Avrages per train -muile (excluditing liht tr ains): taios
10-01. Lta ocomotive-aie principle taind epr.........**
1002. DisLoaded freigh ear-moies . .n **** **
1005 Glcross to-ie ecuglocomotives and tnders).. *
11 Goss Otonmieso locomotive-pos and teandespeloooi-il....


13. Cvear-ies pratios: ra erd
13-01. Percent loae d of tota l rih a-mls atoud...
13-02. Percent loaed fttlfegtcrmievsbud...
10-0 Pecn oaded oftta right car-miles (es adwst..
10- Percent eashtoudo totam l lae fegt a-ils ..
1 0-0. Average pereainhoucrtmls(xldn aos).
14-ol rinml. .t to e. . ............. ..
1. 02.s Grossle ton-iesexudn locomotives and tsdr e omtiendere).. .


15 9. Percent ranevitching hour twysttos total toddieiftcramin-hus ..


7 874
2 470 63 9
39122
78 923
2 588 684

2 556 713
319371
2 5891(5
174178
143 482

50 888
122 9ZO

240 716

25035
18 449
53 827
55 322
109149
43099
37 679
80 778
96 926
93 001




105209



9 069 281



9 407 86 6
5173 223


5 525

165 355


37 888
63 64123
1713161

8077 28 4
8077 28 4
e013119
64165
8 078 14 9
306321
181 790

1745102


563 292
60 151

623443
163 38 8
128 592
107198
235 790
49 659
72199
121 858
178 251
179 397

1 13 9
16 09 2135



2124486
11 211073



15 953 14 5
7 443 931





468 38 6


38 002
7 271 497
1391987

8 663 482
8 663 482
8 5963956
67128
8 664162
416 411
205 765

1417 985


587 678
34 762

622 440
161 455
140 924
115 750
256654
48 534
71649
120183
189 458
187 379



1836 717



2 270 864
13179 575



17 156 398
8 216 704





519 892


126 758
16 901854
5 335 960
100 593
22 336 568
223 5 41
22136 086
235324
22 343 963
1014890
1 238 538

5 519 40 8
140 855
19
15 05260
166 769
6054
16 76553 5
496 216
419 502
386 33 9
805 841
188 870
213 451
402321
608372
599 790


25745






5 11
54 51 9 6


16069 24

44 51
14275206


126 410
20 747 492
3 314 392
95 276
24157423
241 0360
23 926 355
256 681
24163 612
1197 677
1379 289

3415 409
140 635

1561406
108 599
5782
1676 285
510 826
455 482
389 326
844 808
163 939
244 937
408 876
619 421
634 263
S23 6 2

3189 703



7 895 018
22 841670



56 51E 59
25 001 846



6 47

1391 580


225 780
45 098 544
6 009 011
827 46O
51935 28

512963501
665 762
51 948 052
3 944 938
j 379 540

6 513 282
1068153
3 O4

4122 916
248 537
51355
4423 50
1035 452
1031052
804 095
1835147
338 393
579 544
917 937
1 369 4 45
1383 639
6 7 5 08

10 955 592



16 742 51
82 652 132



126 445 6 80
59 655 988


46 917
4 7
3 246 59


53079
11 663 344
-2 772180
601353
15 036 877

14 758 355
2:79098
15 050 308
1 836411
1 384 287

3 257 695
74114 4

1 493 99 3
193 646,
40 811,
1728 450
302 700
341295
218 25 5
559 550
87 834
216120
303 954
429129
434 37 5

1 17 2
39 71390



4 992 607
29503033



39 862 49
19 268 522


32 552

1028 805


53 335
14 286 968
1296063
6514O9
16 234 440

15 941 397
294 215
16 239 92
2:129 747
1622 319

1673 259
800160

1727 240
101 847
42 63
1871722
339 631
373 380
234 842
608 222
81 247
219 082
300 329
454 627
453 924


48051 4

53618



36 260 33 6



42 062 880
20 436 607


34 829

1 146 i


225599
37 399 960
9 860 423
780 869
480 414 8

47 464 273
611158
48 061 595
33 31800
2 948097

10 573 093
1004 929

3 801261
425 600
51 450
4 278476
980 753
943 216
767114
1 710 330
369 462
539 449
908 911
1312678
1306 563

5 86 9
9153 243



15 627138
67 852 628


119 73 9 8

56161664


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2 4 7
2:912 5 7


6,582



52.4
2 362
29
29.


67.4

17.1
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14r.0


7.0
6,298
1.07

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18.9


1.08
35.8

21.9

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52.5



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16.o
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20.6
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1,306
273






14.6
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1.13



1,282


82.1

61.4
14.2
36,691
22.3


10.8
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57.4


12.1
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44-3



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57.8
59.4
46.8

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56,4 4
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248

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10-03
10-05

11
12

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Subjct to revision


Statement No. M.-211 (OS5-A)
NOVEMBER 194 8


NyV or FL us.
DOCURT[.0


AIUG -


U.S. DEPO~iTORY


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION I SOUTHERN REGION











FREIGHT TRAINS PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAMI RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12) reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways i
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER 1948 AND 1997

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION NO.
1946 19'(7 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948s 7947 1948 194
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month# 225 77 5 225 926 53 2011 53 34 3 7 851 7 82 8 37 9 5 1 38 02 7 186 77 2 126 728
2. O1 Tre mi n 1c laiv-r alda torca ran): ... 437 267 247 498 413 006 138 911 386 1610 178 609 28 519 674 29 509 769 74 307 293 82 339 550 195 Sa8 894 226 385 078 20
2-02. Diesel-electrio locomotive-propelled trained .. .. .. .. 91 324 6 8 1 56 2 54 0 90 23 100 2 6 i 1123 70 9 152? 5 85 83 91 6 18 0 33 84 814 516 21 9 50 037 9 8 2 3 7 30 24 6 ~2-0
2-0 Electric loconotive-propelled trained. .. .. ... .. 8 706 15 2 9 138 72 6 6 764 079 7 311 432 861 184 869 391 1 080 8 9 952 90 20
2-0: Toa loo tie-prople tain .. ..... .. 537 302 O8 563 80 5 168 775731 178 613 750 29 593 4 4 30 463 076 92 341 141 96 655 769 246 650 565 258 0 7592 2-
2~~ Mo r opl train s.le 37 666 07 564 69 9 3 168 78 6 178 617 0 29 533443 30 463076 92 341141 96 655 769 247 002 849 258 423 413
2-8.rdinary.............. 530 69 399 556 488 34 2 165 564 912 175 159083, 29 081051 29 976 590 91 540 044 95 680 636 244 509592 255 672 263 2-08
2-09. Liht ................... ......... 6 970 67 3 7 681123 3B23 727 3468 154 452 92 486 686 801 097 975 133 2 493 457 2 751 15020

3-1 .Light .......... .. 33 926 33 37 696 879 16 485 998 18 570 037 1 709 603 1 754 766 2r16 602 22a66 729 13 614 128 15 105 347 3-0
3-.Total locomotive alles. .. .. ........... 610 249193 644 097 859 206 578 010 219 75123 59 3376 187 34 337 226 98 339 603 103 469 199 271 955 393 286 540 199
3-0 Total, team only .. ................ 500 800 929 572 469 851 170 461346 197 368703 31 855036 32 865 139 79 964 242 88 834 480 218 520 305 253 401529
-0.Total, diesel-electrio only .. .. .. ... . .. 96 104 060 60 118 470 27 706 552 13 69121 8 169 331 88 965 18 375 361 14 634 719 51 852 816 31703 568
3-07. Total, electric only................ 11 340 812 11 506 546 6 410112 8 691314 1 351 820 138312 2 1 578 880 1432110
3-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gats-olectric).. 3 392? 2 992 -9 -0
j-9 tam lo10 a ie-mle........, 42 08859 7 45 625 853 17 789 268 19 456 37 7 2 671 031 2 649 777 6 488 985 6 627930 993 1876
j-10. Diesel-electric locomotives ..... ... ....... 3 876 303 2 438012 1 710 872 943 399 32 940 39 486 544 069 341156 1 590 2 2 1163 971 3-10
j-11, Electrio locomotives. .. ... ........ .. 633 757 591949 523518 499 668 41 301 31188 6933 -109
12lj Tothocastve (Dise an aoln otr ndgmlet). .. 47 406 05 48 66 46 20 023 45 8 20 899 44 4 2 74'5 27 2 2 720 451 7 033 05 4 6 969 086 17 604 26 7 18 072 48 5 1
5- Miles at initial and final terminal a included in item j- 3.. 10 862 07 4 10 902 302 3 609 9 4 5 3 745 41 2 220 4 3 3 226 934 1 883 6 30 1 756 600 5 149 066 5 173 356


....@, ai:::::::::::::::::::::::: 67 65 49 agaega 897ga 5g4go 382 867 -agi 842890 4 2 51268 23 O9 09 18 6 02 894 98 9 -0
Emty, weet 6 186 762 6 361 34 5 2 306 117 2 456 84 r 423469 4 87 330 815 129 802 74 5 2 642 047 2 614 42
-0Empty total. 9....g869 4 0 9 857 811 3 203 4 66 3 279 115 871 318 91781 13ai27 166 12898 77C 4 463 451 4 362 106


-,11. Passenger-train care (in freight trained) east and vest .. 72 5 9 76 5 6 14 9 81 15 9 66 1 81 4 1 612 12 7 3 4 14 i22 30 3 44 7 I-11
5.01 Grs one arnro seaml com n nd ender thousanae. .. 106 419 918 121607 087 47 020 018 53 955 155 11 590 507 11 872 24 8 18 80 05 5 20 a1 5-ol9 0033


~~f:O 83he l 100 83 50
heralcooie........... 174 568165 180 887 302 56 164 299 59 3532879 12 240 515 12 541235 24 385 791 25 049 646 81 777 560 83 943 142-
l.a~eton- ileanofocar, contents an coab oseatthousand6): 74982 9100 7349760 40151 13970 108 647 00 7132 649 49 8 1 44 984 401 208 655 485 2 5 293 67 60
6-0, i tlf col- :rin st !! 'cmoti ".n ....... 7 49 82 9ll5 69: :: 34: 6r ** 25 62612 158 406 04 938 8 0 601
6-. 2 Tr 1 ours 1n m Ve peT 4 t llo urmtie at w y sa tio s): i? 1 1 8 7 9 153 2 0i3 135 0 10 2 9 105 1 548 0 4 1 4 0 1 9 1 3 4 5 69 9 2 2 5 0 1 9 7 0 11 71 4 6 0 1 5 4 29 O 9 8
8-02 Diesel- delectlaorio looomotie-rople trained ... 252 230 2 6030 17 250 78917 62213 920 1 867 610 4 791 17273 162 5 4 750 72 859 916 -02
$-ota Eeria lot locomotive-oele trained. .....511 7 6 523 8497 4 9 371 3 42 OO 7 b 627 9 O0 3 6354 73 -5 46 4 9 82 8-0
-04. Otherlooomotivepr oaopellead or-a trained .... ... .. .6 449 48 -6 -7 1 75 2210 206 8-0
Toa M n o ar hpll t e dg trains. ... ... 333 6 35 127969O 11917 8 4 12 4 56 34 9 1 910 7 7 660 12 971 26918 3 0548 92553 5 0 574 22 1 540 993 6 0 14 965 O 4

9. O1 AvrgS erm ileof oivroadperle d ray: 837" 3 3 30 1 6158
9-ol. Trinse-ales, rdinar .oooiepoeldtan .. .5 .6 .0 .0 .25 .1 .1 .;a .o .9 .e 7. 78 4 9. 11. 11. 7. 7. 58 6.07 4 9-
9-2. NEltr~ ton-sil e-rosles .. .. ... .. .. .1 . ,28 8,45 12 011 1242) 27b 2 790 23,904 6,5 6,3 6,259 6,23 9-o2
10 Aerge er train-sie (oexludin ih trains):4a~
10-01. )Locomotiv-mie pr incipb al and helper). .1.0 .) .)107 1.07 1.041. 21.5 2 31.o oo
100.Total freig-ht cr-mle (exluin caooe) .5 .7 .. 5 51 5 .o 57.2 56. 46 1 7 3.3 i 75.06 2 .1 748 2.7 09 54. 519 -o

10-05.age Net onmile .i .oa .e .......... ,8 ,9 1242 5 9o1o6 oo
11l. Gros tn-milesa of oomoivesr andP tedr e oooieml.***262$2,i ,1270 3277 5~ ass 242 301 9
12. et on- lee per mloaed ear-mil .,2 ........ 293,3. 3. 703. 3. 023.
13. Cvsar-ies peratios: e(~rldn igtta
13-01. Peroont loaedo oafrihor-miles, eastboualnd *sps~ 74. 76. 8 1.06 83J .3j 52 61.5 47.07. 3. 30
103.1-02. Pecet oae d ofegh toa l regt armles, vestbound * *3 57.o .4 50.4 50.1 56.5 60.4 60.4 .85 13-ol
13-031. Pecet loae ofttareight car-miles (e astdin and vst)** 96.60. 66.8 59. .1 6.25 66.2 67.1 30
14 Aergs pe tran-hour: ldlglcmtve n edes.. $25.
14-01 Tran-miles. 61 16.0 14.2 14 115.4 15. 6.8 j16.8 761. 14
14-02 Grosoe-ils to-i leomtvs (eelditng oooiers and lcmtendermie)*****3,9 8,4 6903,2 55.9 56,99 33,8 32,237 42,74 I04r0

15. 01 Pecetrain-it ching hours at way statios of total train-ours'. l. 79.). 282. 2. 571.11. 44 1


e... *


Exoludes evitching time of train locomotives at initial and final tors inals.
Exoludee Missouri and Arkanesa Ry. Co. Road not in operation.
# Represents an average of the ml~ege reported at the close of each mo Ith within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1940 ) 800184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
B)URBAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STrATISTICS


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









Sulbjectto revision


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAMI RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12) reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways b
(SWITCHMGN AND TERMHNAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
POR THE MONTB OF DECEMBER 1948 AND 1947


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


. 1 I 1 I


*Exoludes switahing time of train looomotives at initial and final terminal.
#Exaludes Missouri and A~rkansa 87. Co. Road not in operation.


35:4~~2


9P F// 2


3 1262 08851 6199 INTERSTATE COM MER CE COM MIS SION
bBUBAU OF TRANSPORT SCONOIac8 AND BEA'HSHC8


UNITED STATES


ITEM
NO.



1
2-01
2-02
2-03
2-04
2-o5
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
3-01
3-02


3-05
3-06
3-07

)-10




4-01



4-02
4-10
4-1

5-07
5-08

5-09

6-01
6-02




6-01
6-02


ITEM


| 947


1948


1947


S1947


AGGREGCATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month. ..........****
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motor-oar traine):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains **************
2-02. Diesel-electric locomrotive-propelled train *** **
2-0). Electric locoactive-propelled train* ** ** ** *
2-04. Other locomotive-propelled train *******
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled train ** ** ** ** ** ** *
2-06. Motor-car-propelled trained ** ** ** **
2-07. Total train-milee.. *
2-08. Ordinary .. .. .. .......
2-09.Light *** ** ** ** *** ** ** ** **
3. Road locomotive-ailee:
3-01. Principal ................ .
3-02. Helper.......... .. .* ** *
3-4Total locomotive-ailes.. .
-0.Total, steam onl7* *** *** ** ** **
3-06. Total, diesel-electrio only .................
3-07. Total, electric ouly. ... .. ...... .....
3-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gas-olectric) **
Train-evitching locomotive-miles:
3-09. Steam locomotives .....*****************
3-10. Diesel-electrio locomotives ... **** ****
3-11. Electric locomotives* ** ** ** ** ** ** *
3-12. Other locoastiesl (Diesel ead gasoline motor, and gacelaetric) ****
3-1). Total.. .
j-14. Miles at initial and final terminals included in item 3-13. *
4. Car-miles thousands6):
4-01. Loaded, east*** *** **** *** **** ***
4-02. Loaded, west....... .
4-0). Loaded, total *** *** *** *** **
4-4Empty, east** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** *
4-0.Emty, vest........ .. **
-0.Empty, total. ... .....************
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. .. .. ...........,
4-08. Loadedand empty, weet********************
4-09. Loaded and empty, total ** ** ** ** * *
4-10. 0aboose, eastanavrest..................
4-11. Paslsenger-train oars (in freight trained east and vest ...
5. Gross ton-miles or road locomotives and tenders thousandse):
S-ol. Coal-burning;steam looomotives..............
5-*02. 011-burning steam locomotives ** ** *. *** ..
5-o3. DIesel-electric locomotives .................
-0.Electrio locomotives......... ......

6. Go~ss ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses thousandse):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trained .. ..
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive traina.. .. .. .
6-03. Total In diesel-electric locomotive trains...... ...
60.Total in electric locomotive trained .......
6-05 Total in ot her locomotive and motor-car trains. .. .. .
6-6Total in all freight trained. . .
7. Net ton-mles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandse) ... .. .
8.Train-houre (including train-awitchillg hours at way stations):
8-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained .. .. ....
6-02. Diesel-electric looomotive-propelled trains .. ....
8-0. Electric locomot ive-propelled traine... .. ... .
8-04. Other locomotive-propelled trains .. ..... ....
8-05 MotorP-carpropelld trains...... ......
-6.Total train-houra ...........
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-ailes, ordinary .. .. .. .. .. .. .. ...
9-02. Net ton-miles .....................***
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light train;s): '' ''''
10-01. Locomotive-mile s (principal and helper)* *** **
10-02. Loaded freight e~arailes ..............
10-03. Emp~ty freight car-miles. ..**************..
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose)* *** **
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tendere. .. **
10-05. Net ton-miles. .. ................. ..
11. Gross ton-ailee of locomotives and tendeersper' locomotive-mile. .. .
12. Net ton-miles per loaded ear-mile ******************
13. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, eastbound .. .
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, weetbound ****
13-03. Percent loaded of total freight car-alles (east and veot). *
13-04. Percent eastbound of total loaded freighit car-milea* *
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles*************************
14-02. Gross ton-siles (exaluding locomotives and tenders). *

15. Percent train-evitching hours at way stations or total train-houro* *


7 833
2 767 98 9
7 7 0 3
81 6 1 6
85 0
2 857 308
2 808 276
49 032
2 857 812
2113529
171121
3 840 262
3103 057
7 78B6
129 419

250 577
3 923
2 601
257101
22 256
60 670
53140
113 810
40 635
46081
86 716
101 3O5
99 221
200 526
2905

1126 337
720
60 682
1187 739
94 80165
4 933
329 636
9 814 754
5 395 603
177 341
589
6 15 5

184 08 5


37 843
6 362 520
1 809 537

8172 057

8172 057
8108842
63 815
8172 726
304169
182 273
86 59168
6 817 886
1 841282


5 75 48
55 980

631 402
171183
129280
101 826
231106
55 936
75 779
131 715
1 85 2 1
177 605
362 821
8139
1 2 5
1603274
34 897
523 476

2161647
110 46 249
248 46 5
4 698 497

15 993211
7 344 331

3 95 44a2
79 64 2


37 985
7 539 438
1 464 531

9 003 969
9 003 969
8 932 863
71105
9 004 713
408 846
215891
9629 450
8134 659
1494 791


609 089
56 852

645 941
180 525
140 742
113 552
254 294
53 654
81174
134 828
194 3 9 e
194 726
389 182
8 954
1 4 89
1905 967
36123
433188

2 375 278
13195 159
259 640
3 922 294

17377 091
8 134 118
483 570
63 895


547 465


126 750
lb 905 186
b 504 04
95 4 8
248
21 504 96 6
21 53808e7
21 330 000
208067

21509 46
908394
1127171
23 545 030
17 704 572
5 705 401
134 75 3

1 400 39
161 o20
6150
1 '6861
463 84 O
380 3 74
354 24
754 4998
191822
2178041
409 663
S72 1 9
572 46
1144 661
21361
S24 9 9
2 387 481
2 703 716
1 9 93 4 07
47 931
712 544
15 811232
17 644 8 2
17 114 417
292 977
6 3 3 3
50 869 801
22 235 OO 2
9L56147
2j8 OO 2
0 7 1 6
3 1
2 O25
1 202 923


126 607
20 179 477
3 520 446
93 9 4 1
320
23 794 184
27 668
23 821 852
23578097
2437 50
23800 353
1144 451
1333 287
26 278 091
22 505 496
3634 532
137 679
3 84
1532 412
116 933
5 436
5 16
1655 797
482 840
425 760
370 568
796 328
174 424
244 444
418 868
6 OO1 8 4
615 012
1 215 196
23 610
S5 7 9
3010111
3 377 OO4
1298 227
49 732
1 2
7 75 09c
20 726 69C
22 512 b35
10 760 958
311 791
5 96 E
543518 035
24 046 489
1199 356
154 086
6 O0 1
5 C
1 7 8
1361 276


225 565
36170 677
10 319 042
7 50 4 3 6
248
47 240 40 3
34 317
47 274 720
46 700 849
573 871
47 258 919
3173144
2 824 750
53 256 813
41 201084
110 78 23 9
977 186

36 71512
432 801
53 66 8
4158 431
954 161
8935 4 9
710 336
1603885
388 008
548327
936335
1 2 81 5 57
1 258 663
2 540 220
47 40 5

8 867 882
2 743 503
3 435 598
248 360
15 295 352
63 329 527
17 896 999
30 753 72 6
2 501714
6 40 1
114 88 367
52 541337
2 330 34 3
479110
44 4 9 S
53
2 14 1
28 56124


225 748
44 947 664
6 383 376
8 02 3 4 5
320
52 133 705
28 936
52162 641
51487 752
674 889
52147 64g
3 836 698
33588 216
59 372 563
51 401430
6 930 510
1040 239
3 84
4 191514
864 701
50 469
5 16
4 507 200
1040 716
992 780
755 517
1748 297
352692
594 036
946 728
1 345 4 7 2
1349 553
2 695 025
52212
6 3 O1
10 861 567
3421112
2194 278
267 919
12
16 744 888
78 494 452
22 784 201
18 772 890
2 408 376
6 O36
122 459 955
57 331 859
2 923 802
292 472
45 3 6 O
5 0
1 90 5
3 263 589


55090
11 468 85 2
2 984 090
5 74 3 7
15 0 27 319
15 0285B15
14 761994
267f21
15040822
1766 898
1367 909
18174 729
13 957 824
3 499 934
716 971

1 460 85
210 403
42 543
1713329
300 101
329 451
204 11-4
534165
101803
214346
316149

419066
850 314
15417

3 888 744
914 761
143 90 9
4 952104
27 796 416
8 921 $92
16 87 457.

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Statement No. M.d-211 (OsA)
DECEMBER 194 8


UNIV, OF- FL LIa.



AUG -J .


U.S. UkPOSIORY '


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT











FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12j reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways /
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDSD WITH DECEMBER 1948 AND 1947

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
ITEMUNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1998 1947 1948 19C7 1948 1947 1948 1947 194s 1917
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month# 2 1 25915 9 33 29 3 43 3 2216773167
2. Train-miles (looomoative-propelled and motor-oar trained : ... 2 2 91 l 3 85 2 7 8 z 6 2 1
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains ************ 473 437 924 354 360 670O 150 380 23 a 174 639 3691 30 953 7931 32277 758 8 OO669 8131 89 878 9881 211 434 080o e 46 564 555 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled train ** ** 101 64 3 7 8 62 6 37 4 6 6 26 0 84 3 5 6 12 514 40 175 9 5 4 91 61 919 84 338 515 7 80 75 0 5L, 542 0 2 8 34 2 50 6 9 2 2-02
2-0). Electric locomsotive-propelled trained***** 9 456 58 8 9 941 071 7 338 4 56 7 938 22 O 941 757 951 00 7- 1 176 37 5 1 051 84 4 0
20.Other locomotive-propelled train 0 4 830 20 3 0 4 63 OSO 2-0
2-05.: Total locomotive-propelled trained ** ** ** 584 541 28 615 942 22 7 183 803 05 0 195 091994 32 069 504 33 320 3 84 100 513 19 105 659 73 8 268 153 531 281 8i70 111 2-0
2-6 otor-car-propelled trained* *,,, 99 50 389 87 9 14 104 14 72 -38j 4 0 5 35 154 20
2-07. Total train-ailes . 584 940 79 616 332 106 183 817 154 195 106 719 32 069 504 33 320 384100 513 198 105 659 738 268 540 936 202 245 26 5 2-07
20.Ordinary* * * * 577 396 24. 607 976 094 180 326 306 1913527 569 31 582 26 4 32 784 666 99 648 286 104 613 499 265 8393 398 279 250 360 2-08
2-09. Light*************************** 7 54454 4| 8 3560121 3490 846 3779 15 487 240 535 71 864 912 1 046 239 2 701 544 299490b~f 2-09
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal********************* .... 584 766 171 616 16i0 265 183 940 6121 195 175 00 9 32 074 99 6 33 357 5811100 526 09 5 105 670 50a1 26rr t24 4 6 61 281 vb~9 17 3 30
3-02. Helper************************** 41 988 754 46 223062 22 958 20 24 563032 2322 077 2294 020 4173 801 4 945b2 7 12 534 656 14 420483 3-02
:-0).Liht*********************** 36 751081 41 0850O95 17 85390 7 20 237954 1 857 000 1 925 88 2 298 87 2 482 620 14 741299B 164138 634 -0
30.Total locoactive-ailes.. ,. .. .... ***** 663 506 006 703 470 422i 224 752 739 239 975 995 36 254 073 37 577 488106 998 771 113 098 649 295 500 4 2 3 312 818 2!90 -0
3-5 otal, dsteam lonly ..... ..... 542 002 013 623 871881 184 419170 215 026 921 34 575 838 35 968 196 86 782 128 9,6 969 1 236 224 877 2r5 907 02b 3-05
3-6.Toal desl-letro nl ** ** ** ** ** .. 109 162 299 67 048 980 31 206 4 8 15 484 G1S9 200 953 96 751 20 216 6439 16 129 510 57 5563 217 35 338 100 30
3-07. Total, electric only. .. ............... 1 1 9 2475 91703 96 0 7 8 5251-. 11 3 5979 30
3-08. Total, other (dieoel and gasoline motor, and gas-lectric). 2 31 69 6 24'8 3 377 685 46 .LL 47 28 3 61 941 65 36 37 3-08
Train-evitching locomotive-milea:
3-09. Steam locomotives ** ** ** ** ** ** ** .. 46 560 952 49 817 367 19 249 6 5 1 21 255 91313 2 906 28 3 2 900 3 541 7 065 3101 7 237 01 9 17 339 7081 18 424 681 3-09
3-10. Diesel-electric looomotives .... .... 4 305 656 2 702 713 1 921 27 51 1 OBO 39i 37 798 43 409 594 541 378 008 1 752 04 2 1 230 904 31
3-11. Electric locomotives. .............. ... 687 4 2 642 418 564 861 548100 46 276 33 789 75 288 66 529 31
:-12. Other locomotives (Dieel a~nd taso~ln e otor, and gas-electrie) 8 44 6 16 8-.....8 4 04 6 1 6b 8 -12
3-1). Total............*... 51 559 877 5316 6 66 21 736 7 871 E2847 80 2990 357 2977 552 7659 851 7 615 02 7 19 1728828 19 728 2 82 3-1J
3-14., Miles at initial and final terminal included in item j-13. 11I 816 255 11 943 018 3t 910 04 61 4 100 507 239470 249 190 2 053 613 1 937 125 b 612 C06 5 656 196 31
4. Car-miles thousandse):
4-01. Loaded, east*************... 11631 4 7 12 199305 4 15 339 4 46342 0 676 a8 8 748 439 1 656354 1 1 707 317 5144807 0 5 260 12 4-01
4-02. Loaded, vest********..... 9 010 7 7 9178 174 2 648323 2 716 029 6 8817 694 291 1 !87 450 1 337686 4 3 68O29 4 430 160 1-I02
4-0).Loaded, total***********. 20 642 265 213 77 479 6 801716 7 179 44 1365 059 1442 730 2943791 3 045 003 9 531 699 9710 297 40
4-4Empty, east**************..... 4 066 648 3849159 999153 906246 486 296 471117 567 9735 549 687 2 013 226 192210o9 4
-0.Empty, weat ............***** ****** 6 735 090 6 955 381 2 520 4 6 3 2 679 185 463 830 533 411 890 908 883 919 2 859 889 2 858 866 40
4-06.Empty otal.....,****... 10 801738 108B04 50 3519LO616 3585431 950126 1004528 1458861 1433606 4873115 4780975 4-0
4-07. Loaded and empty, east. 15 698 155 16 048 464 5 152 54 6 5 369 666 1 163179 1 219 556 2 224 314 2 257 004 7 1583 096 7 202 23 4-Of
**.Loaded and empty, weet********... 15 745 868 16 135559 5 168 786 5395 214 1 152 006 1 227702 2 178 58 2 221605 7246 718 7 89 034 4-0
4-09 Loaded and empty, total *... 1 444 003 32 182 019 10 321 33 10 764 880 2 315 18 5 2 447 258 4 408 672 4 478 609 14 404. 614 14 4912872 -09
-1.Caboose, east and vest,...* ..... .. 5 85130 616 17 8 186 714 197 964 32 579 33 953 99 70g4 104 87 5 26b 133 2 79 S 80 4-10
4-11. Passenger-train cars (in freight trained) east and vest .. 78 4 2 8 62 86 6 16 O 6 17 12 5 2 0 18 9 7 46 13 9 87 15 6 5 4~ 16 61 48 3 43 4-11
5. Gross ton-ailes of road locomotives and tenders thousandsa:
5-ol. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .. ........ 115 2 87 800 132 468 65 4 50 908 7 6 2 58 774 3031 12 578 89 0 12 998 585 20 412 3 2 9 22 616 012 31 3607 819 30 0 79 7 41 5-ol
5-02. 011-burning steam locomotives 7 021583 40 758 372: 7 710 81 916 396 297 382196 36 548 376 40 294 260 5-02
5-03. Diesel-electrie locomotives ................ 34 409 287 21 173 301 8 274 98B91 4 002 2901 24 582 9 602 5 738 812 4 426 716 20 370 904 12 734 6 93 -0
5-kElectric locomotives.. ..... .. 3 156 715 3 231768 18e55942 1 941655 686 100 720 787 614 673 569 430 -0
5-:o50ther LI~~locmtvs** **.***. 109 95 -109 95 -o
5-6Total.** ......... .. 189 875 294 197 632 190 61 116403 64 800 060 13289 572 13728 974 26 547 4 3 27 424 924 88 921 881 91678 232 -0
6* Goses ton-alles of care, contents, and cabooses thousandse):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trained 858 267 7 7 3 989 545 14 9 377 734 04 81 4 38 216 0 5 5 112 371 4 0 8l 118 127 1 72 143 6 95 7 4 7 158 1 79 55981 224 466 570 275 020 3 6 4 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning steen locomotive train. .. .. 248 912 794 275 707 352 153 303 151031- 2 708164 2 563 990 246 051 327 272 992: 331 6-02
6-0). Total in di~ael-eletrie loom~otive trains. .. ...... 307 013 03 1 182 97066 7 78 710 7 2 9 36 366 30 4 107 Oi l 66 54 58 640 28 41 938 54 175 555 O 6 7 104 599 2 5 60
-0.Total in electric locomotive trained 29 133 547 30 291 552 21 558 591 22 628106 3 785 616 3 964 349 849 34 0 3 699 097 60
6-05. Total In other locomotive and motor-car trin. .: .. 57 6 83 20 2 8 4 378 5 *8 7 33 82 41 7 6
60.Total in all freight trained ..... ..... 1 443 409 7 21 1 478 597 922a 478 157 514 4 97 364 2 1 116 204 035 512 2 158 063 199 044 13 5 202 682 110O 650 OO4 037 656 393 4 60 -0
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandse) ,. .. .. .. 679 264 134 696 838 535 232 134 229 241 092 760 64 777 039 67 894 462 94 467 56 6 96 158 970 287 885 300 251 686 335 7
8. Train-houre (including train-avitchirig hours at way stations):
b-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains ,. ............. 30 857 4 9 6 34 955 152 11 093 831 12 611 83 9 1 998 13 7 2 078 575 5 089 7241 5 623 340 12 675 804 14 641 39 9 8 8-01
8-02. Diesel-electria locomotive-propell~ed trains ...... 4 731 37 3 2 894 781 1 410 597 687 820 12 553 7 080 867 913 672 354 2 440 310 1 527 527 8-02
E-0) Electria locomotive-prpropell trains.... ........ 556 2 65 5 69 20 4 4 0j 67 0 4 33 57 9 68 5 0 69 6 9 8 8 08 65 92 80
-0.Other locomotive-propelled trained 482 532 482 532 -0
8-05. Motor-car-propelled traine. 5 6O6 23 595 14 3 1 41 24 17 5 22 14 4 -
-0.Total train-houra 36 171 222 38 443 264 12 911 529 13 734 68v 2 079197 2 155 353 5 957 657 6 295 694 15 222 859 16 257 520a 0
AVERAGES
9. Aver ags per mile of road per day:
9-02 e Tra n-miles odnr *********** 9.8 11.0115 7.2 7.5 5.7 6.0 9-ol
10. AvrtageN pr tanmle (excluding 11ght tra ne)* *' ,221 ,5 1941,8 2572,796a3699625636 9o
16-01. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper)*.. **** *10 1.08 1.1).1 1.07 7 1 1.04 1.05 1.0 ~ 1.05 lo-o
10-02. Loade freight ear-miles........... * 35.8 35*1 37.7 75434. .6 ~ 29.1 353 34.1 oo

10-: roes ton-ieles (excluding locomotives and tendere* ,O ,5 2.0 00 ,679 3,726 197197245231 1-
.e ton-m ls* 1; 76 1l1271202012 4 919 1,08) 104 1-
11. Groes too-miles of locomoOtives and tendes per locomotive-mile* 26 281 272: 270 5i~ 2481 242 3012 11
12, Net ton-siles per loaded car-mile ******************32.9 32.6 3. 364 13. 163. 001
13. Car-mile ratios:
13-01. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, eastbound 74.1 76.0 80.6' 8.1 58.2 6147. 7. 7. 3o
13-02. Percent loaded of total freight car-miles, westbound 7. 95. 2 50.3 5. 5 9.1 5602 0.5 Go.s 13-02
13-0 Percent loaded of total freight car-miles (east and weat) .6. 59667Su5. 6 68.0 66.2 67.0 13o
13-0 .~ Percent eastbound of total loaded freight ear-miles* 5. 716116. 6 195. 615. 5. 30
14. Averages per train-hour:
1401 ranmies *** *** ** *** *** *16216014.2 14.2 15** 15*5 16.9 16. 1.6 17.4) 1401
11(-02. Gross ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tendere. ... 39,905 3,6 7033,1 5895,7 3403,9 2 94,7 4o
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-houre* 18. 17.9 23.0 22.7 22.1 $1.1 15.7 15.o 4. 14.4 15


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Exaludes switching time of train looaclltives at initial and final terminals.
#Exoludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co, Road not in operation*
#Represents an average of the mileage reported at the olose of each month witnin the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFPICE:1949 O 800184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BIUREAU OF TRANSPORT BODNOMICS AND STATB~IST


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