Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1949

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Title:
Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1949
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Statement ;
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United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
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The Bureau
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Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1949
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monthly
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Locomotives -- Performance -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Numbering Peculiarities:
Compares the performance of the current month to that of the previous year.
Issuing Body:
Vols. for <Jan. 1936>-Apr. 1942 issued by the Bureau of Statistics, U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission; vols. for May 1942- issued by the Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics, U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission.
General Note:
"Compiled from ... reports of freight train statistics representing ... railways."
General Note:
"Switching and terminal companies not included."
General Note:
Description based on: Jan. 1936; title from caption.
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Picklist IC1ste35

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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAIllWAYS RI THE UNFITD STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of frreight train, statistics repres inting 132 railways d
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COklPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
?OR THE MONlTR Ob JAunUARy 199 AnD 1944


SOUTHERN DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEMPOCAHONT IS REGION SOUTHERll REGION NO*
194(9 1948 1949194 1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 1948
AcGREGAW.S
1. Miles of road operated at alone or month .. .. .. .. .. .. 225 56 81 22 933 53 084 53 300 7 8t4 7 833 37 84 6~ 37 98 3 126 7671 186 8171
2. Trea-alles (looomotive-gproplled and motoroar traina):
2-01. Stema locomoptie-propelled trains .. .. .. ... 33761 08 2 43 156 105 110 53 0115 1881 7 42 2 409 810 2 863 355 5 872269 75e61 532 14 425 988 18849 4 76 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains .. .. .. .. 10 390 281 6 635 510 3 027 451 1408 389 24 190 6 436 1 948 11 1 540 599 5 390 530 3 680 086 2-02
2-03. E*otrio looomotive-propelled trains. ... .. .. .. .. 7 6610 6 8 05 2 73 5 97 152 6 22 4 40 78 0 69 91 2 21 --90 8 85 91 6' 1 2-0
2-04. OtherlZooomotive-propelled twaina ....... 232 240 *232 240 20
2-05 Total loooAotive-propelled trains ... .. .. .. .. 44 917 701 50 597188 14 677 61 '15 912 571 2 512 06 9 2 961 012 7 820 379 9102 131 19 907 535 as 621414 2-05
2-6 otornampropelled trains ........S 30 4 1 S52 5 9 1 11 1 2 O6 2 9 227 31 35 3 2-0~
2-07. total tmini-siles................ 44 94804 2 50 689 67 14 678 73 15 913 77 7 2 512 06 9 2 961 012 7 820 379 9102 131 19 936862 82 652 767 20
2-08.0Ordinary. ................... ....... 44 376 374 49 919 434 14 418358 15 590 668 2 482 239 2 906 710 7762 564 9016 360 19 71318 7 224*05696 20
2-09. Light ................... ......... 571668 710253 26034 323 109 29830 54 302 57615 85771 223675 2470711 2-09
'j. Road loonsotive-aile:
-01. Prinolpal ................... ....... 44 936700 50 610 958 1469068i 15919834 21512423 29615371 76212581 9103143 19912338 22626444 01:
}-oa. selper (excludaes *8 and taln A' units). . .. 2 6 37 10 5 3 4 34 2 91 1 357 351i 1 727 613 1 89 93 9 227 222 2 63015 404 5 45 826 80 0 1 074 911 0
0.Li~~~~~ t.............. 273251 3356 208 1 304 56 1652 131 145 610 190 491 170 979 220 15 4 10 5209 9 1 273 429 }0
.T 10amoiv-mle..............50 247 05 6 57 381 454 17 52B595 19 299 578 2 847 972 33579 250 8 855 252 9 727 842 21l79123 7 24 974 784 30
-.Total,steasaonly ................... ... 38 474 736 494*78913 133598 28 17 045 518 2 701394 3 228 558 6 291202 8 174135 16 0 83857 21 030 702 30
.Total, dilesl-electric oaly 10 841 602 6 900 28?7 3 2 78 5 7 1 5317 61 24 484 6 518 1 964 0 50 1 553 707 5 5 74 490 3 808 241 30
0.Total, electric only. .. .. .. .. .. 930 430 1001994 675 734 722 299 122 094 144 174 32 602 135 521 j-07
}*08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gaselectrio). *2 88 32 O--- 2 88 2 0 3-08
Train-switahing loaoootrtive-ales
3-09. Steam locomotives .. ... .. ... .. .. .. 3 416 88 3 4159 514 1 366 355 1804 948 L29139 265 711 562 396 627 398 1 258 997 1441 457 }-09
}-10. Diesel-electrie looomotives .. .. ****** 4 50 7 2 274 2 67 225 141 113 4 45 5 40 4 6 76 57 60 4 37 4 4 1 62 6 87 119 7 O3 }-10
}*11.Electria looomotives 52163 59 437 41278 50 257 5041 3 455 844 5 745 1
*. other leoamotives (die**1 ud 0olin o sor, sand pcaletriefa 7 98 5 10 s 7 98 5 10 1
}-13. Total* ** ** *** *** *** *** 3920316 4473728B 1632 77 1968 650 2392201 2712 822 620000 664 841 14263~26 57 5 1
3-14. MIl~es at initial and final terminals laoluded in item )-13. 83 786 1030 161 286 085 365 827 16 816 2O 046 163 352 192 767 417 53 3 451 521 1
4. Calcailes (thotusnds)r
4-01. Loaded,east or north............ 831190 958 028 314 091 337 72 3 55391 63 297 186554 145 505 335 15 3 411 503 I-01
1-02. Loaded, west or south . .............. 67416 6 710 317 202 564 206 787 49 474 56 736 10134 8 111 299 320 782 335 495 14-02
4-0).Lo~add, total **** ******* 1 505 35 8 1668 345 516656 5144510 104 865B 12O003 227902 256 8041 655 935 746998 4-0
4-4.Epty, east or north *************** *** 348 35 6 322 378 94 34 8 76 532 36 994 37118e 4912 5 49 7 75 167 88 9 158 93 0
4-05.f. mtywetorsoIuth ...........527313 51973 22 84 60 191 4 87 412 89 43 656 74 78 9 73 476 1 85787 21~1115 4-05
t-0.Epty, total ............. 875 669 842112 318 956 268 019 79 12 3 80 774 123 914 123 251 353 676 370 068 40
I-07. Loaedd and empty, east or north .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 1179 54 6 1280 406 408 440 414 255 92 385 100 415 175 679 195 280 503042 570 456 1-07
-08. Loaded andea~pty,wcestorsouth ............... 1 201 481 1230 051 427 172 398 274 91 60 3 1003592 17613 7 184 775 506 569 546 610 4-08
4-09. Loaded cad empty, tota ....... 2 381O27? 2 510 457 835 612 812 529 183 98 8 200 8O7 351 816 380 055 1009 611 1117 066 -0
4-10. Caboose. all directions .. .......... 45155 50 617 14 95 7 16187 2 559 3 005 7 817 9031 19 822 22 394 41
4-11. Puaseer oarrying cars, all direction ... .. 1 4 9 1 6 16 2 2 2 64 5: 2~ 189 O2 6 1o 93 5 1 361 I-11
4-12. Other passenge~trran care, all directions .. .. .. .. 4 54 9 4 2 54 1 13 9 8 O1 899522 0722264
5. Gmrs ton-siles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands)I
01Coal-burning steu alooootives* ............... 8 387 798 10 55 5421 3738 98 6 4628 86 8 966 605 11b7 283 1485442 1920 623 2196 765 2 838 658 5-01
02.01-burning steam looomotive ...... 2 431003 3163 315 5 419 4 719 24 841 38148 2 400 743 3120 448 5-02
0)Diesel-electri oloocaotivs............. 3 430 871 2 502 142 939 200 480190 3395 639 57314 9 445 749 1915127 1375 564 50
5-s.lectrio looomotives................ 258 39 8 269 202 156 526 155 7 56 54 189 67 7 82 4768 3 45664 0
05. other lecomotives ..... .. .. .. . 115 to*-- 115 to 0
.Total .......... .....145308 185 16 890 101 4 840 131 5 269 5 33 1024189 1 235 704 2 0 8343 2 2 404 520 6 560 4335 7 80 344 0
6. Gross ton-siles of oara, contents, and cabooses (thorusnds):
01O. total in coal-burning steam looomotve traine .. .. .. 59 428 08 9 73 537 932 26 6 91 61f 32 062 417 8 769 977 9 887 214 10 396 42 5 13 068 730 13 5 70 074 18 519 5 7 6-01
E0. Total in oil-burning steam loooactive twnins. ... .. 15 146 427 20 785 662 4 25 & 3 612 157 87 5 257 370 14 984 299 20 524 680 6-02
0).: Total In diesel-electrio locomotive twins. .. ... .. 30 250 531 19 136 97?5 8 896 960 4032 614 17 795 4 396 5179 480 4 029 6 2 2 161L56 2 9 6 11 170 34360
-0.Total in electria locomotive trains 2 380 710 2 335 248 1779 894 1687 863 329 08 6 362 916 271728 284 469 60
05. Total In other l~oonotive ad motoror usine ... sc 6 5 s 6 8 6 5 -5 518 e es7
-0.Total in all freight trins *** *** *** 107 211337 115 902 409 37 372 781 37 786 571 9116 860 10 254 526 15 753778 17 555722 44 987 915 50 505 590 60
6-07. Total of passeongr train oars and contents included In 6-06 34912 7 332 509 87 10 O 73 60 5 9 434 9 342 B 811 9 62 842 171 431 186 720 6-07
7. Met ton-siles, revenue and nonarevnue (thousands) ... .. .. 49196 66 9 55 124 912 17 437 27 f 18 377 4 80 4 944 494 5 827 68 6 7 325 58 4 8 320 699 19 4 89 314 2?2 599 047 7
E~U-01. Col-btrd~ain steam lotacauie-ptelle t ans ** 1 3 80 907 7 78 2s 9 1 10 5 8 34 150 2 5 6 186 7 73 3 57 8 5 3 482 10 7 446 97 4 5 66 006 8-01
602. 011-burning stena loaoootive-propelled trains *.... *** 446 95 7 572 9 47 5 4 4- 6 6563 8 8 77 4 39 8 48 5 64 0 7 O 802
6-0) Diesel-electrio locomotive-propelled trains ** ** 492 324 309 697 162 55 79 514 1 731 517 84 98 9 66 236 243 052 163 430 80
80.Electrio looomotive-propelled twrins 44 4 14 49 21 6 32 6 4 35 7 7 7 5 5 6 4 7 O35 6 20 7 6 4 O4 0
605. Other locomotive-propelled trains ** ** 3 5 3 8 --35 3 80
l-6 otoroar-propelled tzaiae ** ** ** ** ** ** 1 85 6 8 0 18 10 is 129 -- 1 7 50 1 8 8 9 0
8*07. Total train-hours**********************. 2 718 96 6 3 224 636 974 14 4 1171e54 157 551 194 325 449 405 557 220 1137 86 6 1 301 831 8-07
AVERAGES
9. Aeragesa per mile of read per dany
9-01. Train-ailes, ordinary 6.3 7.1jl d.8 10.2 12.0 6.6 7*7 5.o 5.7 9-ol
9-02. set ton-siles............ 7,o36 7,87 10597 11,122 20,257 24,000 6,2h4 7,o67 4,959 5,748 9-o2
10. Avenges per tratnaale (ecaloding light twins):
11.Locomotive-miles (principal and helper)* *** *** 1.06 1.7 .09 1.11 1.08 1.0 1.03 1.04 1.04 1.05 10-01
10-02. Loaded freight ear-miles . . 3.9 33.4 35.9 34.9 224. 932. 333. 00
10-03 Empty freight oa~r-l es ........1.8 s92. 723. 731. 371. 1(.5 10-0
10-05. Gross ton-mles (xolatting looomotives and tenlder). .., 84 2,j22 2,592 2243733r528 2,0P 1,95,22 2,54 100
1 6 Mtta-ies *** **** **** .... 1191,104 1,209 1,191992 2,005 923 989 1,oo 0o
11. Gross ton-miles of looomotives and tenders per loaoootive-ml** *~. 28 24 7 23 3666 252.1. 2 97 301 29 11
12. Met ton-alles per loaded ear-al le................... }03. }84. 863. 242. 031
1). Cammile ratioss
01F. Peroent leaded of total freight ear-mles, east or north 7. 74*8 *3 s1.5 Go.o 56f63.o 72.o 4* 66.6 7. 1
02-O. Peroent loaded of total fight cas-alles, west or south 5. 57*7* 95. 555- 026. 14
0 o. Peroeat loade of oth total freight esp~ies a~lcl a ton. 55.2 6657 6 8 57.o5.86. 67.6 65066.9 o]
1)* Pe~roat eoast or otho total pleaded f~~ reih oall ilesi. 525. 0. o5. 2.7 55.5 56.7 51155.1 -0
14. Avenges per train-hour
14-01. Tria-insles .. .. .. .. .. ..... 16.5 15.7 15.1 13.6 15.9 15.2 17.4 163 7.5 17.L 14-01
14-02. rossI ton-miles (excainglD looomotivs cand tenaeze)*.. 9,'(1 35191(3 38,365 32,262 57,8666 52,770 35,olo 31,147 39.537 38,796 14-o2
15. Pensent txein-switching hours at way stations of total train-houroo, 18.6 17.6 23.0 22.8 23.5 21.7 16.9 14.1 14.8 14.3 15


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*Exoludes swritohing time of train looomotives at initial and fnalu teminyls.
I Ezoludes Missouri and Arknanea Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of flreiht train statistics reprentins 132 ralways /
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
POR THE MONTH OF FEBRVUAR 191(9 AND 1948


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


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4919 1948 1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 1





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* Eoludes switehing time of tzala loosomtives at initial and 1oan termin~ae.
I Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


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ITEM
NO.


IT~EM


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at olose or anaith ..............
2. Tamia-alles (looomotive*ptroplled and motoror trains):
2-01. Iteam loaoootive-propellet tlasin ............
2-02. DLies*-electric looomotive-propelled traine ....
2-0). Electrio looosotive-propelled trains. ...........
2-04. Other looomotive-prop~lled trMain .......



2-09. Light .. .
3-01.Prinoipal.. .... .. .. ..
3-02. (e r (excudes 's* ana trailing '' unts.. ... ..

f*.otal, ateamonly ... ... .. ..
.Total, dlesel-electrio onl.... .. .. .
07.otal,*1sootrie only... .. ... ...'oln ;or d't;)
0.Total; other (41*1an aoin oor n aseetre..
Trra&ioin-siahnloaomotive-alless
9-09. Stesalocomo~tivs .. ... .....
F10. Diesel-electria locomotive ..... .....
U1. wQ o a loati t (r a .1hematior/Md Meetrief :.,

i. Car-alles (thoneanda)I
*01. Loaded,*ast or orth .. .. ...
602. Loaded,weot or south .. .. .

4-0.Spty~wst orsot .. .. ..... ...
4-0.Empy tota ... .. .
4-07_. Losted and empty, east or no;*rh ......
o-Oil. Losted and empty, west or soulth ..............
4-09.Loaded nod mpty, total. .. .... ..
4-10. 0aboose. al diroottons ... .. .. .
C11. Passenge oarrylag oara, all direction ......
4-12. Other passengenctrain oars, all direotions ... ...
5. Gassr ton-ailes of read looomotives and tenders (thousands)r
01.Coal-bur~ningstea ooomotive*... ... ...
02 011-buranin steam looomotives ...............
.Diesel-elec~tirioeooivs ... ... ..
lethes lecomotives ............. .....

6. Gross tea-ailes a~rs, coatents,aneboes(osnd)
01. Total In ooal-bu~rnin stea lsooootive trUain ....
0.Total in oil-borning steam looaotitr tUsa. .......
6-. otal in diesel-electrio locomotive twins. ........
$*. otal In electrio loooastive t~Urate*** ****
otal In othe ~nLost rivestmtra nas*******.
6*01. Total of passenger train cars and contents inoluded in' 6-06
I. Met tan-sles, revnue sat neanvenue (thoneand) ..........
8.Tslrchoars (Inoblatig train-rwitching hears at way stationsjr
8*01. Coal-barning stees loeootive-propelled trins. ...****
8-02. 011-burala stena looomotive-~psepelle trrasin **
8-0 Diesel-electrio locomotive-rpe 11* tastas ****
8- Electrio losomotive-propelled triain *******
8- ~. Other looomotive-prop~lled traino *******
~-. Motorear-prope~led tmoias ********
8-07. Total train-hoalre.. .... .

9. Avrases per mIle of road per days
9-ol. Tamia-slesr, ordinary ..................
10. Avy~ so partoa-e le (ezeLat light t;Jas: *****
1 Looomotiwarlles (prinolpal and helper ***********
10-02. Let*A~o freit easslles ............****
1 To fset t earalle (exoladia; ob~oose)********
1 0. Qzess tea-mles (ezelating looomo has sat tenders), .*
1 M. Wet tea-ale ..... ..... ****
11. Gross toa-ailes of looomotives sat tenders 'per locomotive-alle. .
12 .~ aton- elo o r leaded es~atle *********
1 1.Prorat loades of total traight ear-mIles, east or morth *
1 2.Pressit losses of total irnigt eawalles, west or south *
1 Proent loates of total famight eswalesr all dirootiono* *
14 ve aPreest as t or north of toetU lossed raw gst ea~i~r-mls..
1C 1.~: PD Tai-tle **** **** **** ***
14-ot. 0ones tea-miles (esexuasag tooomotivesd sat ears). **

19. Peavent smia-switabin houlrs at way stations of total Stata-hottest. *


235 943
40 666 920
6 414 14 3
786 920
2 8 0
40 068 86 3
33O5 0 0
48101 313
47 460 376
640 937
48 088 80 2
3 299 810
30 91132
54 479 7 4
46 47 615
6 662 049
969 728

3 784 255
259 594
56 950
4101279
935 603
924 80
717 993
16 42 796
307 205
499 294
806499
1232 010
1217 287
2 449 297
48114


10104 519
2 935 419
S2284450
257 267
15521665
72 248 450
19 517 5 6 5
18 996 441
2 247 062
5 95 7
113 015495
53 569 351
2 195 366
5 25 2 38
305 195
49 7 17

3 077 629


53069
9 750 238 2
2 807 720
4 94 49 8
13 052 450 O
1 07 0
1305 500 B
12 633 2p

13 064 296
1 220 3 9
1125542
15 410159
11 811 999
3 036 396
561764


219 4p5
39 955



281 106
187187
468 265
87 8b1
183 710
271581
368 909
370 897
739 646
13265
16 4
1 16 9
32 90148
4 623
883 758
136 130
4314653
23 477 492
3 95 8
8 345 6 O
1 532 4 .9
6 O
33 359 683
79 22 6
15 6 72 568
683 149
152 812
2 6 7 7 7

8638276


53 295
13 574 6 92
1 374 552
620 494
15 569 738
1 114
15 570 652
15 263 746
537106
15 581 330
16 91 564
1567 866
18 40 760
16 629 66 8
1495 671
715 421

16t86119
112 943
48620

339 727
340539
215 640
556179
74175
192 370
2~6646
414 714
408010
82 784
15 795


4 537877
3 863
463937
151953
5157 630
32 462 205
4 110 909
1645 256
38 818 437
69 7 13
18 584 220
1040 866
81481
37 4 4
117
S169 911


7 874
2 144 9 6
22 70 0
69 862
2 237 48 8
2 237 488
2 2123589
25099
2 237887
170 184
128 812
2 536883
2 403198
22 917
110 76 8

206 73 8
4 521
4431
215 690
15 36 6
49118
45194
94 312
33 715
36 912
70 627
82 833
82 10 6
164 939
2284
S7
6 5
8 50 14 0
2976
49 467
9025983
7 820 24 8
19 25
294 294
8133 797
5 97 5
4 408 060
132 641
1 812
4 9 14

139 367


225 567
30 542 920
9 7 72 90 3
650 4666
2 5 6
40 966 74 5
21 5 6 2
40 988 307
40 460 638
527 669
40 983 695
2 445 994
2 396 586
45 826 277
34 851089
10180 996
793688 6
3 O4
3122144
437 916
49 642
3 610 434
785 26 6
759177
642 734
1401911
326020
462136
788156
1 085 19 7
1104 870
2190067
41142


7 565 250
2 251 43 5
3 254 30 7
228 74 6

13299 746
53 79116 9
14 160 72 3
28 693 20 6
2 O 85 60 4
4 39 3
96 735 09 5
320 4 5 1
45 359307
1 556 980
4 0 913 6
465 564
37 93 8
5 6
1 410
2 473 08 4


7 848
2 749 469
6 059
82 726
2 83 5
2 838 254
2 788 433
49 821

2 838 6 8 9
217 824
170 871
3 227 384
3 090 789
6132
130 46

239 500
3 572
3296
246 368
20 546
59164
55 122
114 286
40157
42 773
82 930
99 321
97 895
197 216
2?886


1117 685
594
61 193
1179 472
9 469 831

333 713
9 807 640
5 456 518
178 461
526
6 6 2

185 349


57 es?
5 227 820
1 8 86 0 7 3

7 113 8'93
7113 893
7059000
54 893
7114112
234 695
147 64 8
74 96455
5 595 081
1901374


520 916
53 841

574 757
1355 54 7
115 899
93 23 6
SO9135
50 34 6
69 699
120 04 5
166 24 5
162 935 5
329180
7112
1 00 6
1345949
20 320
556 94 9

1923218
9 315 34 8
113 12 2
5 O 30 03 2

14 458 502 i
69 51 6
6 603 486
320 08 8
6 19 4
81 924


408206


37 983
7 089 871
1 460 418

8 550 289
8 550 289
84 74198
76 091
8 554 080
392 496
209 321
9 155 897
7685 382
14 70515


572 75
33 754

606489
167 191
136 979
S109 892
246 871
49152
72 517
121669
186 131
182 409
368 540
8482


1796 311
38 351
426 388

2 261 050 a
12 580 310
258 7 47
3 887 814

16 726 871
62 98 2
7 967 831
447 488
62 836


518 842


126 767
13 419 94 2
5 O 56 410
86 306
2 5 6
18 562 914
20 4 9 2
18 983 40 6
18 356 041
227365
18 567 478
820 716
994 586
20 382 780
15 040 811
5 220 311
121354

1 168 642 i
160 09 9
5856
1 334 72 9
384 28 6
313052
317147
630199
154108
171 79 B
325 90 1
4 67 16 0
488 942
956 10
18481
914

2079019
2 826 498
1 810624
43149
6159292
13178 081
14 O 43 63 9
15 298 30 9
258 811
4 3 3
42 783 173
1 65 73 4
186 75193
423102
4 02 5 1
22900 6
5 6
1 3O 82


126 817
17 452 6888
3 573 114
83 700
2 80
21 109 982
31 9 36
21141 918
20 933 999
207 919
21114 703
997 926
1 143 074
23255 703
19441776
3 689 731
123 844
3 52
1285 831
109 325
5054
1400 670
408 139
388123
337 339
725 462
143 721
191634
335 558
531 844
528 97 3
1060 8171
20 951
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2 319
2 652 646
2 893 20 b
13353511
44 1211
101
6 923 5151
17 736 104
19 256 836
10 993 622
268 091
48 262 54
180 9 8
21560 782
528 551
516 7 20
160 352

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Shtateen No. 5.-2 (084)
FEBRUARY 1949


UNIV. OFC FL LIB.





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UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


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14-01


50.7
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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of freight train statistics representia5 132 railways /
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY 1949 AND l1948

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
TTEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1949 1948 1949 1948s 1949 1948 1949 I9gs 1949 IgrM
AGGREgiATES
1. Miles of road operated at ooase or month# ..... 2259 562 225 936 53 06 91 3 296 7 87 4 7 8411 37 85 21 7 982 126 767 126 81 7 1
2. Tmria-rles (1000MotiV-p~ropelle ad 8a Mtor0BP Btring):
2-01. Steam ocomotive-~propelle train . .. .. .. 64 304 002( 84 023 025 20 8O$ 24 7( 27 456 434 4 554 7 3 61 5 612 824( 11 100 OB 91 14 651 40 3 27 845 930 36 302 3 64 g.o
2-02. Diesel-electric loom~otive-prope~lled trains .. .. ... 20 163 184 13 049 653 5 835 171 2 782 941 46 890 12 495 3 834 18 3 3 001017 10 446 940 7 253 2001 201
2-0 Election 10008Dtve-pzopeled"' uss . . . 416 77 2 1 592 193 1 091650 1 248 934 147 931 1713 94 7-- 177191 175 312. ts
2-0: Total loooasive-propelle trains .. .. ...*. .. .. 85 8844464 98 665 391 27 730 068 31 482 309 4 749 557 5 799 266 14 934 272 17 652 420 38 470 549 43 731 39 6 2.05
20Total train-ailes................. 85 93634 9 98 731000 27 732 25 314 84 629 4 749 557 5799 26 6 14 93427 2 17 652420 38 520266 43794 685
2-.rdinary...................... 84 837012 97 379 810 27 251592 30 854414 4 694 62 5 695 143 14 821 564 17 490 558 38 069 228 43 339 695 2
2-09. Light ................... ......... 1 099 337 13551 190 4 80660 630 21 5 54 929 104123? 112 708 161862 451040 454 990 P-.
3. Road loonmotive-ales:
M-0. Prinolpal ... .. .. .. .. ....... 85 920 395 98 699 760 27 754 899 31 501164 4 750 310 5 800 22 14 935 370 17 657 223 38 479 816 43 741147 0
>02. He 7 (excludes 'B* and trailing 'A unite)* .. .. 5 083 099 6 734101 2 577 750 3419177 360 123 445 04 4 97 710 797 041 1 647 516 2 072 837 0
0).1.1~~~~ ..............5069 839 6 4273537 24350105 3219 997 274 422 36136 318 627 429 475 2046 66 2416503 f~
0.T llooomotive-miles................. .. 96 073 53 3 111 861198 32 762 754 38 140 338 5 384 855 6 606 634 15 751 707 18 883 739 42 174 017 48 230 487
.Total, ateason~l **********......... ... 73 325825 9,6 26 528 25 210 26 35 675186 5 104 592 6319347 11886283 15859517 31124h66 40472478 ~O
.Total, direel-electrio only ... ... .. .. .. .. 21 022 600 13 562 276 6 314 974 3 027 432 47 4 01 12 650 3 865424 3 024 222 10 794 801 7 497 972 0
07Total, electricoar******.... 1 72431 6 1 971 722 1 2374 96 1457 720O 232 86 2 74 6 37 25 9 56 259 36 30
I-8.Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gas-electrio). .5 92 6 7i 2 ---9 26 7 2 -0
Train-switching looosotive-a~let-0
3-09. Steamlioomoltives................. 6 539027 7 923769 2 592199 3 491137 435 877 505211 1 083512 1200 133 2?427 639 2:727 288
f-10. Disael-electric looomotives *** *** ... 888 388 533 861 444 596 226 386 9 56 7 248 111445 71197 322 786 229028
F ., E $1 ai loooi rel ois arM lcre 101 8 O5 116 3 87 81 233 98 87 7 9 47 6 7 3 1-11 1 O 10 77 9
)-1) .Ttal ........................... 530 750 B 6575007 3 1108 3PJ816 402 454910 519190 1194757 171J30 27J0305 29680815
-1 MIlles at initial and final terminals inoluded in item pl}*. 1 669 052 1 965 764 536 152 705 654 32 182 40 592 298 899 359 958 801 819 659 660
9. Caz *atles (thousands)r
4-01. Loaded, ast or north *******.... 1 590 36 7 1 882 833 595 200 678 262 104 509 122 461 242453 282 484 648 205 799 626 4-01
1-02. Loaded, west or south **** .... 1 316 902 1 428 310 3 89 7 2 422 42 7 94 668 111 858 194 584 2211i91 637 929 672 83 4 4--02
-0. lioaded, total.....**********. 2 907 69 3 31114 3 984 921 1100689 .199177 2j4 39 437 037 503 675 1286134 1472460 4-0
t-.Spty, wst or north ........... 674 376 629 858 1 82199 150 707 70 709 77 275 99471 98 927 21 997 302 674
4-0.5mpty.,weto.rsouth ***********..... 98949 10,9 028 408 38 38385 7 79041 864,29 144488 145 993 357582 402749 4-0
40.Empty, total **************. .. ..... 1 663 825 1 648 611 590 57 8534 564 149750 163 704 243 959 244 920 679 579 705 423 0
1-07. Imated and empty, aeat or north .. ......... 2 264 74 3 2 512 416 777 399 828 969 175 218 199 736 341 924 381 411 970 202 1 102 300 407
4-08. Loastd and empty., wet or south *. ... ... 8 2 06 351 2 447 338 798 059 806 284 173 709 198 27 339 072 367 184 995 511 10O75 5 83 1C08
1-09. ,oadetannd empty,total ............... 4 571094 4 959 754 157 4 58 1635 253 348 927 398023 680 996 748 595 1965 713 2177 883 40
4-10. Caboose, all directions 86 2 9 7 98 7 31 2 8 2 2 31 9 8 4 8 4 3 5 8 91 14 9 2 9 17 51 338 3 0 343 3 4 5 41
4-11. Passenger carrying cars, all dinotions .*. .. .. 2 8 5 3 O5 9 7 4 87 9 101 5 35 51 51 84 G1 9 56 4
P-12. Other passenger-train oars, all directions. ... .. .. 8 8 1 3 57 82 3 11 1 96 51 18 B1 2 19 3 1 88 6 4 12 7 4 54 61 4-
5. IGmas ton-ailes of road locomotives and tenders (thousands)r
0.COoal-burning steam loaoootives* ............... 15 952 04 81 0 659 952 7 08128 9166 746 1816745 2 284 968 2 81591 3 716 934 4 27 764 54 91304 0
0.Oil-burning stea loooactives ... ... .. .. .. 4 6 82 4 3 6 O 98 7 34 10 04 2 8 5 82 4 5 1 6 1 76 4 99 4 627 2 35 6 013 6 5 3 0
.Diesel-electrio looomotives ................. 6 685178 4826 59 1 822 95 944127 6 37 1233 1 130098 872 137 3725 751 2709 095 0
5-.Electrie looomotives................. ... 4 87 14 4 526 4 69 892 6 5 6 07 709 103 6 5 6 128 97 5- 90 8 3 89 7 8 5 0
.0: their locomotives*********** 123 20 123 20
.Total*********. .... 27 806 93 31811767 9 l53 784 104*27164 1 926772 2 415 176 4006 650 4665 570 12 719 725 14 303 857
6. Gmros ton-siles of oars, contents, and cabooses (thosannds):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam loonaotive trains ** 113 219 25 8145 786 383 50 169 105 64 524 623 16 590 225 19 357 04 519 711 7 7 325 649 04C 26 748 15 5 36 2?55 6,7 5 6-01
'602. Total In oil-burning steam loooactive trains. 29 307 150 40 303 24 7 8 217 3 612 270 99 5 516 117 29 027 93 8 9 783 51 8 6-0P
0~~~~~~~~ .6 Tota indee -lcrol cmtv rin ********** 5 4 3 8 2 2 33 4 317 42 70 813 3 512 3 63 05 0 8 496 2 108 95 2 79 74 6 3 5 4 653 2 521 96 60
:oa I: : t 1" :12::'1:.!" ::: ::.'"4::...1l.i.. : : : : : : : 65 9 8 i g as"ft '" i .- 5305 3 552 8 00
6-06.Total in all itrobtrains .....,***** 205 946432 228 917 905 70 732 407 76 005 009 17 250 657 20 062166 30 192 260 34 082 593 87 771088 98 768 1376
6-07. Total of paeaenger train cars and contents included in 6-06 669 57 8 657 359 166 329 1 43 6 25 15 4 O 9 17 291 150 67 5 126 74 5 37 16 5 367 701 6-07
1: ret a g mllea avene nonereq(thoussndany statins):** 94 555 97 5108 694 263 33 109 844 36 961 700 9 352 554 11 284 204 13 929 070 16 288 530 38 164 50O71 44 159 82?91 7
6801. Coal-burning steaa looomotive-propelled trains. *... 2 92 3 6 4 4 86 O86 1 4 61 44 6 2 0 96 70 0 2 82 8 9 7 3 65 2 34 6 77 9 41 929 5 9 5 8 70 0 7 6 1 O94 53 5 01
8-02. 011-burning steam looomotive-propelled trsine ** 8 56 O 9 1 098 185 9 72 12 7 57 17 3 9 5 8 42 6 4 1 O B 7 9 O 8-0
8-0 d.t ~ Diesel-electrio loootv-pplle an ***** 957 88 8 i 64 92 1I5 374 160 995 3 54 10431 166 913 129 0721 472 05 323~a 7828-
e cloomoiv-pop edrans82 35 2 98 98 3 59 4 2 73 22 4 10 4 7 8 13 3 9 12 4 5 4 12 3 82
8- otoraalcr-pamplld twaina ** ** ** ** ** ** 3 2 6 6 4 O 8 2 O 24 6 ---3 O 5 83 8 68
8-07. Total tEain-hooar*********** $ 192 050 6 302 265 1 8374a20 2 331163 296318 379 674 857 611 1076062q 2200101o 2 515 36 4] 807
AVERAGES
9. Avrseesr per mile of zead per days
9-01. Trinl- siles, ordinary. ..**** *********** 6.U 7.2 (.7 9.6 10.1 12.1 6.6 7- .1 9-01l W
10. P Av t s tonz- 1lea (ec nlgh ra/ *** *** 7,105 6,ols lo,575 11,F;59 20,132 23,985 6,237 7, 17 5,503 59-0

LO rrge prtasstn-alles (ezolating locomt rinsand teners *' *' 82312562 3353. ,3199266 o
11. Gross on-ilsoftrU looosotin ad tenesper loomo mado 1,1 16 1,7 5~ 1,198 1~ 992e 1,91 90 1 003 1,019 1>
1 010. EPerIroentlaedo olfrihoniesest orll north .24 6681. 1 01
~1. Peroenlt loaded.... of. total freigh earmies wes orZ sot *. 1.8 l.f
1 eret at rnot o otllodd ngh nsies 5.7 56.9 Go 6. 3 57.1 58.9 26. 546.
14. ven pertzat-hous 5.5 52.3 1555 5 .1 50.4 5 *3
15. S Percen tai-ichin hoursl atwa sai ons~ bof ) .. _. toa rt-hus,*1.8 17*5 23*6 2 2 23.67 2. 741.11. 40


va, e 2


* Szludes switching time of trein looomotinea at initial and fina~ temnlls*
SExcludes Missouri and Arkacnese Ry. Co. Road not in operation.
# Represents an average of the milen~ge reported at the close of each month within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1194 )-800184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURBAU O TRANSPORT 800NOMICS ANID STA'BllMC


Statement No. M.-211(os-A




















I 1


sOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


1949 1948 1949 191(8 1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 18


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I I I I i I


* Eoludes switching time of train looomotives at initial and final temilnals.
pl Excludes Mrissouri and Arkansas By. Co. Road not in operation.


Subject to nreision











w.r. DetTM


Jun~ 49


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


2. Tmi~a-sile (looomotive-propelled and motoroar trains)
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains .............
2-02. Diese-electric locom~otive-propelled trains ...,*
2-0). E1*otrie looomotive-propelled trains. ............
2-04. Other locomotive-propelled traine ..............

2-07. Total train-alles.. .. .. ..
2-08.0rdilnary. ... .
2-09. Light.. .
-3. Road locomotive-ailes:
-01. Principal.. .
}-02, Helper (exoludes "B* and trailing *' unts*. ... ..


0b. Total, dioest-electricol. .. .. oU
F07. Total, electrio only. . ...dgoln atr d';ieto)
}*OS. Total, other (dieselan soieoorangs-lcr)..
TZrin-switching locomotive-ailest
3-09. Steam locomotives .. .. .
}-10. Diesel-electric looomotives .................
3-11. Eleotria looomotives ..........
}*12. Other losootive (diesel nd' ponsolieotor an d as-lectrio) ..
)-14. Miles at initial anld final' terminals included in item ji1* .
I. Cawales (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north ...................
4-02. Loaded, west or south ...................
4-o).comes. total.. .
Y-4.Epty, east or north ...................

4-07. Loaded and empty., east or no~trth .......
1-08. Landed andempty, westorsaouth ... . .
4-09. Loaded and empty, total ...................
4-10. Caboose, all direotions ..........
I-11. Passenger oarrying cars, all directions ......
4-12. Other passenge~train oara, all direotions.... ...
3. Gmrrs ton-siles of road loacmotives and tenders (thousands)t
01.oal-burningsrteaa loom~otivs* .. .. .. .
02.: Oil-burning steam 1000M~tiV8.. .... ..
5-0) Diesel-electrio looomotivs.. ..... ...
C-4 lectria locomotives. ....................
5-05 other locomotivs...... ........
6. Gmroe ton-siles of oars, ontnts, and ca' booses (thousands):
6-01. Total in coal-burning ateam looomotive train ****
-02. Total In oil-borning steam loooactive trains. *******


-0.Total in all freight trains .........
6-07. Total of passenger train oara and contents inoluded in 6-06
7. Net ton-ailes, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ..........
8. Tzein-hours (inclulding train-awitching holrs at way stations):'
8-01. Coal-barning stes locomotive-propelled trained* ***
8-02. Oil-burning steam looomotive-propelled trains** ***
$*03. DIesel-electro locomotive-propelle trains .....**
8-4 lectrio looomotive-propelled trains ************

8-07. Total train-houlrs. ...................**
AVERAGES
9. Avra~ges per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-siles, ordbinarr ..........
9-o2. set ton-sites .......................
10. Avra~ges per truan-sle ecuiglih sn)
100.Loom~otive-mles (principal and helper)...........
10-02. Loaded fright onwales .................
10-0). Empty froePigt onwa~lle ..........
10-04. Total freight oar-alles (exoludingr oab~ooe*). ....
10-05. Oores ton-miles (excluding locomotives and tenders). ....
10-06. Met ton-aille ............
11. Gross ton-miles of looomotives and tendeprs prlooa~Dtive-mtl. .. .
12. Me8t ton-siles per loaded ear-mile .........
13. Calcmile ratiosz
13-01. Peroent loaded of total freight es~iles, aest or north *
1)02. Peroent loaded of total fright ear-ailes, rest or south .
0)O. Peroent loaded of total freight essariles, all Streetions. .
04.OS Percent east or north of total loaded fr*1ght eal-alles***
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-o. Train-aile .......................
14-o2. O~rce ton-siles (excluming looomotives and tenders), ..

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


17 744 572
4 119 18 2
91 979
304
21956 036
35 11C
21 991146
21805 882
185 264
21 968137
955 579
1138 529
24 056 24 C
196 796867
4 242 553
135 473
3 52
15532 79
123 367
5 616
'49 2
S462 754
425 114
397 486
361 500
758 964
160 572
813 052
373 684
558 058
574 552
1132 610
21 682
9 87
2 38 3
2 512 812
3048 725
1 524 705
47 746
to
7153 998
16 982 123
SO 587 356
12 725 434
296 969
a 3,4
50 598 275
187 308
22 273 392
509 988
552 747
183 671
6 303
57
2 17 4
1254 940


40 646 96 5
7 370 811
610 953
304
48 829 061
36 30 2
48 865 362
48 294 3C
571032
48 644100
3 110 15 2
8 982 252
54 936 502
46 309166
7 634735
5 52 2 4

5 912 471
300 167
58 87S

4 272 OS
973 395
929 381
744 204
1675 585
325 013
551712
876 724
1254 394
12 95915
2 550 ZOS
48 836
5 10 0
9702127
3100 031
2 534 756
856 317
15 593 22 i
69 017 74 2
20 904 901
21 986 155
2 408 531
e 472
114 323 801
361 361
52 465 68 8
8 0 95 22 2
562 890
344 935
48 226
5 7
5 053 653


9 582 306
3 192 296
509 831
13 284 433
1 226
13 285 659
13 061916
223 743
13 295 915
1 152 711
1129o738
15 569 364
11 528844
3 457 278
583 242

1 220 039
237 795
47 347

1505181
253 504
288 980
197 022
485942
96 166
180 074
276 240
389 086
377 096
762 182
13 606
166
1 192
3 211 432
4 891
980 380
154 426
43551129|
22 223 797
4 086
9 542 901
1 717 513
33 488 371
76 734
15 104 604
652 698
517
170 340
26 477
101
8 52 133


13 599 202
1 650 30 3
661 52 3
15 910 828
1 192
15 912 020
15 65 127
276 893
15 918 948
16 41 27 5
1 525 777
19 086000
16 538 874
17 8o o0
767 017

1730 35S
131 196
50 94 3

1912 498
356 850
342 968
229 171
57a1ss
88 060
228 450
316490
431 026
457 601
888 629
16 226
2 17
1 10 5
4 537857
4 476
544 225
164 703
5 851889
32 772 24 O
82
4 983 44 2
1 891 77 3
7 a
39 647 615
68 647
18 446 170
1000 292
91 490
37 960
12 9
S1130 071


1 925 601
31 57 2
48 973
206*
2006146
1 985 731
20 415
2006321
135 45 8
105 812
2 247 591
2134 962
31 848
80 781

177 7 6
6 05 6
3 397
187189
11 781
41 851
36 138
77 989
25 995
28071
54 06 6
67 84 6
64 209
132 05 5
2026
7 7

788 694
4 675
34 719
828088
6 210 280
30 637
187 361
6 428 278
6 582
3 261 52 9
114 304
2 274
3 44 2

120 02 01


2 277 882
5 601
57 649
25 41132
2 341132
2 308 042
33 090
2 341 440
157 181
125 003
2623624
2 526179
5686
917 59

207 924
3 045
2 320
213 289
15 140
49 274
42416
91690
28 069
33 871
61940
77 343
76 287
153 630
2 388
4 4
8 6
893 745
620
43 868


7 086 619
3 542
219 769
7 309 950
7 815
3 960 868
143 58 6
462
3 963

148 011


5 620 02 5
2 118 66 O

7 738 685
7 738 685
76 71587
67 09 8
7 738 871
248 58 5
156 263
8143 719
600988 9
21i 3 830


567274
62 20 8

689482
149 687
127 328
101 914
229242
52 787
78 44 2
131 229
180115
180 356




1432 622
29 70 3
628 140

20 90 465
9 778 331
167 390
5 701 60 3

15 647 32 4
as 14 9
6 982 68 9
340 70 2
8 211
91 56


440 479


7 025 933 3
1 595 7 32

8 621065
8 621065
8 545 279
75 786
8621 575
356 116
192 942
91i70 6 3
7 564 246
1606 387


620 909
42 559

663 468
176 315
139 653
111 117
250 770
48 312
76 358
124 670
187 965
187 475
375 440
8 541


1757 733
46 850
465 158

2 269 721
12 176 760
517 464
4 873 737

16 767 961
97 591
7 785 259
441 356
10 143
69 112


520 611


14 0 22 10 6
6 119 84 3
97 15 6
184
20239 289
33 90 3
20 273192
20 082 67 8
190314
20 243870
634 10 9
1010153
22 088 132
15 63295 5
6315579
139326

1 288 856
194 24 6
6 18 6
94 2
1490132
415 671
361 968
352 298
714260
191 807
203386
394 593
553175
555 678
1108 855
20 141


2130 879
2 383 731
2 225 620
49567
6 789 805
14 r12 893
15 565 888
19 330 098
311 87 9
686
49 327 015
180 611
21 367 20 6
412 871
432 241
268 440
6 487
35
as09 9
1122173


31 1 50 036
11 462 371
655 960
184
43 268 555
35 129
43 303682
42 802112
501 570
43 284 977
2 370 863
2 392 966
48 048 806
35 306 650
11 93t,535
803 349
2 72
3 253 905
500 207
56 930
942
3 811964
830 645
820 067
687 366
1 507 433
366 155
489973
856128
1186 222
1177 339
2 363 561
43 513
4 890
7 563 627
2 41U 525
3 83u 815
238 712
14 059 487
52 325 301
15 737 364
34 605 233
2 216 153
6 937
104 890 988
352 076
46 716 028
1 520 575
440 969
532 620
38 406
2 200
2 534 805


6.1
6,681
1.05



5.2
2.0
5.2
2451


6 .1


41, 380
19.6


6.9





718.1
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57.4 g
55.6


1.09





59.564


75.0


39,299
24.5


1.11
36.6
20.2
56.8

32.2 6


79.6

59.9
14.1
35,oak
22.9


13,343
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6.3
5.2
5.5



61.7
56.3 0
591 .1


16,275
1.07

19,716
358
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53.7
15.8
19,388
22.3


6.5
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1.o3
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BURIBAU OP TRANSPORT IY00NOMSIC AND arAll


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
co~plned tro. 123 report. or trelsus train stature.o repr...nuinC lj railwajs I
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF MARCR 191(9 AND 1946


Statement No. M.-211 (os-A)
MARCH 194 9


UNITED STATES


EAS'TERN 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 THREIC MONTHS ENDE'D VITHI MARCHI 1949 AND 1948

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT IT~EM
TTEMPOCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERIJ REGION NO.
19rg 1R48 19'19 1994 1949 194g 1949 1948 !.949 1948
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at olose or aonatl# ........... 225 559( 22 5 93 53 069 532i?9 6 7 8 735 7 84 4 37 8 54 37 98 3 126 7 63 126 81 6 1
2. Traia-Mles (loocautive-propelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Steam looasotive-propelled twaina .. .. ... .. .. 95 454 0401 184 670 014 3O 385 553 41 055 63 61 6 4 80 3 71 7 890 706 16 720 114 21 676 736 41 868 OS 6 54 046 936 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electria locomlotive-propelled trains ,. .. .. 31 625 555 20 420 47 9 027 467 4 433 24 4 78 4 62 18 09 6 952 84 3 596 749 16 566 7 8 3 11 378 381 2-02
2-0). Eleotri looomotive-plrpelled IMai. .. .. ... .. 2 072 73 2 405 14 4 1 601 481 1 904 257 196 904 231 596 2714 34 267 291 -0
2-04. Other looomotive-propelled traine . .. .. ..... 67 824 --678 884 20
2*05 Tota looomotive-propelled trained 129 152 99 147 4 94 4 5 L 41 014 501 47 393 1357 6 755 703 8 140 398 22 672 957 26 2 73 4 8 58 709 8 3 8 65 687 4 2 2-0r
2-6 otoreals-rpoplled twains 87 032 101 911 3 410 3 512 83 622 98 399 2-0~
2-07. Total tzein-miles .. .. .. .. .. .. 129 240 01 147 596 363 41017 911 47 396 649 6 7355703 8 140 398 22 672 957 26 273 485 56 793 460 65 785 831 2-07
2-08.0xti~nary.............. 127 639124 145 674 140 40315 508 46 489 541 6 680 535 8003185 2 491513 26 035 837 56152106 65 145 577 2-08
2*09. Light .. .. .........* 1 600 907 1 922 223 704 403 907 108 75 34 4 137 213 179 806 237 64 8 641 3541 640 254, 2-09
3. Road locoactive-ailae:
M-01Principal...........,,............... 129 205 372 1475413860 41050 81 47 420112! 6756 631 8 141666 22 674 241 26 278 798 58 723 686 65 703 284 3-01
M*2.Heal proexludes "Banatmriling 'A'units)*...... 7 453 962 9 844 252 5 3730461 5 060 45B2 4 95 58 602 22 76 295 1 153157 2 4 81685 30284*1 }-02
.LL~~~~~~~~ t............... 762605 9 409588 3550O843 4 745774 380 234 486565 474 890 622 41 3 056 83 35115502 0
.Te al locomotive-ailes. ....... 144 128 139 166 797 700 48 5338118 .57 226 33 8 7 632 4 4 6 9 230 25 23 895 4 2 88 054 37 2 64 262 14 9 72 286 73 }0
-.Total, ateaamonly.........,........... 1, 08 63*75 142 635 694 36 739136 50214*060 7 29 554 8845526 17 896172 23 423 763 46 757 623 6015254 }0
.Total, diesel-electric only 2 961135 21197 011 9 772 252 4807 541 79 24 9 18 336 5 999 254 4 630 609 17 110 380 11 740 52 -0
0.Total, electric n 2 527 665 2 963 971 1 820 740 2 204 737 313 64 3 366 396 393 Sea 392 83 3-07
-0.Total, other (diese and gasoline motor, and gas-electrio). 864 1 0 24 -8 6 4 1 02 8 -0
Train-switabias looomotive-atles:
3-09. Steasiooomotives ,.................... 9 792 9321 11 36 24 01 812 238 5 8214 961 613 613 71315 1 650586 1 821042 3716 4 9 4 080 567 }-0
10.O Diesel-el~otrio looomotivees ,. ........ 1 386 595 834 028 688 591 357 584 15 617 10 293 173 653 113 756 516 934 3512 395 }10
FM. w\ a tro loo ta .1ar/ ete 158 735 175 26 6 128 580 149 820 12 86 9 9 051 17 28 6 16 39 F1
}-1). Total .. .. .. . .. ... 113542734 12 847 016 4 623 209 5 728 900 642 099 732 479 1 824 239 1 934 798 4 253187 4 450 839 1
5-14. Mles at initial and fnaul terminals tooluded in item 3-13* 2 499 695 2 93916 3 789 656 1 062 384 43 96 3 55 732 448 586 536 27 3 217 4 90 1 284 774 f1
14. Cassailes (thousands)i
4-01. Loded, east or norh .. .. .. .. .. .. 2 410 434 2 812 214 884 120 1021230 146 360 171735 369 781 422 137 1 010 17 3 1 197 112 401
)-02. Loaded, weter eouth.......... 2 004 268 172 514 56 651 598 13080 154 274 296 4 9 332 308 990 221 1034 334 1-02
?-0~.Loaded, total............ 4414 708 4984 728 1470 863 1 672 82 8 2771661 326 0091 666 279 754 445 2 000 394 2 231446-0
rM. mptJ east or north ...........1040131 954 596 276 365 238 767 96 704 10 5344 152 25 8 147 239 513 204 463 246-0
4-05.Empty,wnestorsaouth ................... 1 479 422 1 70 739 588412 612 2 87 107 1121 1203500 222 930 2223551 560 968 6180 "" -0
L-6Epty. total ........... 2519 953 25253 5 866 777 85105 4 203 816 225 644 375 188 69590 1 074 172 10 79047 -
)-07. Lostet andesnpty, eastor north....... 3 450 965 3766 810 1162485 1 259 997 24306 4 277 079 528039 569 37 6 1 523377 1 660 356 1-07
:~d 4-Losted andempty.west orseouth........ 3 48360 3 743253 175155 1 263885 237 918 274 574 519428 554 69 1 551189 1650135 h-08
4-0 Loaded and empty, total .......,........... 6 93 655 7 510 063 2 337640 2 52 8 8 2 4 80 9 82 551 653 1 041~4 6 1 12 035 3074 566 3310 49 4-09
4-0. Caoose all directione ..... ........ 12 9 810 14 7 56 7 4 8 28 48 8 2O8 6 8 6 9 8 27 9 26 69 2 6 O 5 5 8 4 4 4 65 0 2 6 10
%*ll, Pasenger oarrying oars, all dinaotions . .. .. 4 345 4 57 7 45 7 04 13 14 5 7 99 78 3 2 8 6 72 94 ) 411
4-12. Other passenger-tzein oars, all directions. . 13 704 15 6 9 03 503 3 O 6 81 2 5 91 2 67 3 5 2 11 34 28 6 4 2 11 6 92 71 -12
5. Gross ton-ailae of road locomotives and tender (thousands)r
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives. .. .. .. .. .. .. 23 515 6751 so sea o?91 to a9 soo 13 704 ses1 2 6os 4 591 3 178 713 4 264 ois 5 474 667 6 406 6o 3 a oo4 116 5-ol
-02. 011-burning stean looomotives 7 100 763 9 198 7 6 14 933 13 05 8 74 8 6 4 123 32 9 7 010 96 6 9 062 37 85-02
.oDiesel-electrio loomsotives........ 10345 87 7 074 589 2 803338 1488 400 11 046 1853 1 75823 8 1337 2 95 5 973 25 4247041 50
5-9 Eletrio looomotives...... ,. ,. .. 725 es 782 78 447 oas1 472 412 138 375 172 e4 3. 14o 399 137 531 o
5-05. Other loCOaDtives 131 3 O 3 1 O 0
-0.Total *. *. .... .... 41 888 300 47 418 249 13 504 913 15 678 453 2 754 860 3 353 409 6 097 115 6 935 291 19 5314 2 21451096 -0
6. ross~ ton-niles of oara, contents, and cabooses (thousands):
1.~ Total in coal-burning steam looomotive twaina .. 165 544 5591 214 804 1258 72 392 9021 97 296 863l 22 800 505 26 443 664 29 490 104 37 825 800 40 861 04 a 53 237 798 601
.Total in oil-burning steam loaomotive trains. ... 45 044 514 61 208 14 12 305 3 694 438 36 5 8533581 44 593 82 60 370 87 3 6-0
0~2 otal in dl.tiese0l-elecrio locmoIv rn......... 93 548 90 60219 571 26 785 471 15 126 96 5 67 687 12034 15 911115 12 191 173 50 784 697 34 889 39 6-0
6- .Tta i letioloootv tai** *** ** ** 6 682 467 6 990 841 5 089 906 5 224 894 810 743 916 418- 841 818 849 52960
6-0~ .OY oalIn other locomotve an motoroar tana ** *. 16 910 19 021 196 208 -a 671 881
-0.Total in all retabt twains ,., 10 837 42 343 241706 104 220 778 115 652 624 23 678 935 27 378 116 45 839 604 50 850 554 137 098 103 149 366 412 -
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents included in 6-06 1 021 65 1018 720 243 063 212 27 21 991 25 106 258 88 226 333 517 77 6e 555 OO96*
7. Met toan-ilae, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) . .. 141 278 OO3 161 159 951 48 214 4481 55 40787 O 12 614 OB 3 15 245 07 2 20 911 759 24 0 73 78 9 59 531 7 1 3 66 433 220( 7
8.Train-houre (including tasin-awitching hoars at way stations)l
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled trains. * 4 812 935 6 581 SO6 2 114 144 3 096 9 92 397 201 508 82 O 1 018 64 3 1 370 951 1 2 82 94 7 1 00 54b 8-0
8*02. Oil-burning steam looomotive-propelled trasins ... 1 297 062 1 6 61 07 51 489 8 0 9 6 9 27 95 3 274 6 0 5 6 33 85 3 78-0
8*05. DIese~~l-eletrio loomDotIvepropelle twins *... 1490 508J 959 82 485 714 252 66 5 817 150 5 258 47 9 198 18 4 740 4 9 8 507 453 8-0)
80.Electrio looomotive-propelled twains 120 75 147159 87 897 111 184 13 920 17 360 --18 941 18 615 -0
8-5 te lomtv-poeldtasia 261 144 186 14 80
8-6 ooor-rple ais***** *******5 466 638 5309 37 5- 5 15 6 01C -0
$*07. Total train-houre**********************. 7 726 55 9 55 898 2689 551 3 461 2 36 416 9 81 527 685 1 298 090 1 596 6735 3522 2741 3 770304 8-07
AVERAGES
9. Avratesr per mile of lead per days
9-01. Tri-siles, o~*rdinr. ................... 6.3 7.1 e.l 9.6 ~ e. 1.25 6.6j 7 5 5. 5.61 9-01
9-02. get toan-iles 7.959 7,Bj38 10,095 1144 1,0 1386,3 ,4 1 ,5 -o2
10. Aven~ges per train-sile (exoluting light trains): '.10 f
100.Loaoootive-sles (prinoipal and helper)...........10 1 11 1.07 (1.08 1.0 1.04 1.04 1 10-01
10-02. Loaded freight onz miles ... .. .. .. .. 34,6 3 The 41.5 0. .629.0 j4.C 10-02
10-0). Empty freight can al le ..... ............ 1 .7 2 i.j 30.5 2.16 14.2 id41 1-0
10-04. Total lreight can Eles (exolading oaboose)* ** 5 .3 51.G iSi~ 54. 74 ,402,0 64. 4.3 ). 52. 50.8j 10-
10-05. Oores ton-miles (excPblUin loconotives and tendoer). . 2, 35 n, j56 2,58 ,8 ,4 ,2 ,y ,5 ,5 ,9 00
1 06. Met ton-siles........... 1,107 1, 10616 1 1,19 1,88199 925 ~ 1,0~24 1,020 10
11. Grloss ton-alles of lo~oomotive and teone per locomotIvele 291 2841 27 7 61 X: 25< 24 042 P11
122 Met ton-aille per loaded casse *** *** *** 32.0 32.j ?2.a 33.1 .5 4 1 31.9 2. 98 1
1). Car-mile settost
1 01. Peroent loaded of total freight on mlesr, east or morth 69.4 7h.7 76.1 81.1 60.2 62.0 70.8 74. 6.1 2. 10
1 -02. Percent loaded of total freight on alles, west or south ,0. 165~ 625. 96. 27 10
1 03. Proe~nt loaded of total freipht ear-miles, all direetions. .1 6 6.4 6e .9 44 f.6 B;9. 54.0 6. 516. 3o
1 04. Percent east or north of total loaded fright on m~iles. 56.4 60.1 61 .o 52** 2. 55.5 5 oS 5..6 15-0
14. Avenges per train-hour:
140.Train-miles ,,. .... .... .... 16*7 15** 15.3 13.71. 15.4 17.5 16.5 17.7 1 .4 14-0
14-02. asses ton-siles (exchuaing looomotives sad tendaer), ., .N,228 36,6R7 38,750 33, 414 56,792 51, s72 35,313 31,g848 41,26 39, 17 14-02
15. Peroent train-ewitching hours at way stations of total train-hourst, 19.1 17.h 23.5 22.5 23.9 21.4 17.7 14.6 15.21 14.0 15


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*Exoludes switohing time of tzain looomotives at initial and final temialr.
E xaludes Mlissouri and Arkanease R. Co. Road not in operation.
Represents an average of the mileage remortedi at the close of each nonth within the period.


U. S.GCOVERNMENT PHILING OFFICE.1949 O 800184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ODNOMICS AND STATISMCS


Statempent No. M.d-21(Os-A)













Compiled fro 123 reports of freight tr~a nstatIstics nrepresnting 132 railways I
(SWIITCHING AND TERMIINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH2 OF APRIL 1949 AND 1948

SOUTHERN DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WETR DISTRICT ITEM
CITEM POCAHONT4S REGION SOUTHERII REGION NO.
1989 1948 1 949 1948 1949 1948 1919 1948 1949 1948
A;GREGKIES
1. Miles of road operate at olose or seath .. . .. 285 5551 225 9141 530701 15 295a 7 8791 7 84 9 37 85 71 7 98 31 126 74 9i 126 7 87 1
2. Tamia-Mles (eomotive-prropelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. 8temalooomtive-propelle trains .............. 30 424 7171 5 041 052 9960852 10 830324 23570 4121 1857 197 5 546 97 9 6 169 36 61 18547 074 16 184166 2*01
2-02. Diesel**1setric l.ooasptive-prop~lled trains ... .. .. 11 314 2 7 8( 7 848 8741 3158e 60 41 854 410( 46 22 O 4 6 68 i O 64 52 61 618 64 66 044 92 8 4 371 150 2-09
2-03 51*etro looootive-propelled tins. .. .. .. .. 705 8351 784 526 542 7331 582 3311 74 7391 54 893 87 7161 87 302 2-03
-0.Other looomottre-prnopeld trains 192 192 92 19 E0
2-05 Total leooomotive-propelle tzaa ...... 41 444 420 43614 646 13661I89 13 267 066 2491371 1916758 7 611 505 7 788 012 18 679 955 1 0648 810 2-05
I-6 otonremenpropele twrins........ 34 4 5 6 3 8 2 41 19 4 1 -- 33 2 62 52 6 7 4 2-0
2-07. )ToItaltz-ales.............. 42 478 876 ~ 4648 4691 13 662 783 13268816 i41371 1916758 7 611 505 7788 012 18713 217 20o6758 2-07
S-OS. Ordiary. ................... ....... 41961555 43169 518 13401 798 13045 912 2:462 842 1891 553 7 550 294 7717 362 18550O627 20514 69 20
2-09. Lght.................... 5133211 478 9511 260 9911 222 5305 252 9 25 205 61 211 70 650 162590 160 793 P-09
3. Iload loconotive-sites:
3-01. Prinolpal................... ....... 42 464 28 43 631 983 13 6760~21 13278 4 6 5 2491 70 2 1 917 117 7 611 97 4 7 788 396 18684 531 20 64800 0
3-02. Beloper (esoludon 'B' and tlraillg 'A' units)* .. 2 440 1566 2 680 518l 1 328 17 3 1757 644( 1 72 69 8 129 901 249 591 5300 0 5 1 689 694 876 9160
o>.ps.................... assos assse 2 68 es soS 1288 812 142 706 110 718 156161 171 75 910 47 7 1057 0'24 0
04Ttlooomotive-Mlss............ 47 295038 48940 784 16 185496 15940 981 2 807 106 5157 736 8 017 726 8260 182 20 284 702 82 581 9450
.Total, ateascalJ................... ... 34 657 203 39901 384 1847 48 13 266 286 2 643 379 2062 175 5 938520 6 629 616 13 987875 17 94335670
Ttal, diesel-electrie onlly .... ..... .... 1780 394 8138 069 3 485 077 1990 Set 46 77 7 4 7 60 0 79 206 1 630 566 6 229 3 4 4 511 862 *0
071. otl~eletrcoall. ................... 857179 90105p 612 990 683 814 116 952 90 801 127 837 126444 07Z
}*S otal, other (biese antd gaoline otor, and gas-lectria). 5 6 a7 a. 256 2 7 0
Tzata-witahageomotive-a~rlls
)-09. Stealocooastirw................... ... 3 171 72 4 3493 719( 1 217 60 4 1 448 68a2 218 75 3 191 55 1 540 82 6 583 44 1 194 54 1 1 870 041 309
10. Dies*1-eleotrio looomotine 511 87 3 27 7 39 246 08 8 13 612 a 77 1 310 61 16 52 329 195 84 2 135 488 )-10
11.letriolIooomotive ..........* 57 836 60 375 47 398 52 945 4341 2 398 5 502 5034 1
12. Other lposomeive (Arleset ad oliunemter, nad p-lestrie) .. 8 2 65 O4-- 8 8 65O4
13). ro1................... ....****.I 3 741 660 3888 337 151108e41 1640 23 7 2 31 870 195 25 9 601 993 635 7 7 1396 713 1411067 1
3-14. lles at initial sad flan termi nal alatdo to item Fl)* 808 714 913 391 260 65 311750 17 389 16 365 136 772 174 296 387 901 410 982 1
h. Canateso (theassass)r
4-01.L~oade$, ast or orth******************** 839 244 896 108 308 969 314 683 54 906 43 5 34 1300 7 4 138 38 0 345 295 399511 4-01
4-02. Lottet, west or south ******* 692 3 2 705 726 204 832 212 288 58 316 41 2 4 51 95 2!3 3 104 167 533 94 7 348 086 4-0
4-03.Loated, total************************. I ~ 1 35721 1601634 513 801 526 971 113 22I 84 7791 225307 ? 242 5471 679 242 747 537I 0
4-0.Epty, at or north .....****** 366 314 891 51 95 443 72 557 41286 22 744 53 978 39 95 175 607 1526 7940
4-~ Epty, west or south ......... 1 26 958] 512 9481 200 2611 183 4 901 2 39 5( 2612 9 82 10 6l 70 6971 202 198l 238 63 40
.hpty Wh .....**..****. 893278 804 463 295 704 256 087 83 679 48 87 5 136 08 110 652 3.77805 388 911 O
4-07.Ipdad atempty, st or aorth ............... 1 805 558 11e7 62 404 412 387 220 96 192i 66 278 184 052 178 335 520 908 I555790 4-0
%-Oil I~ostd sad empty, west or goalth 219 286 1218 6 7 405 09 3 395 776 100 709D 67 374 177 339 174 864 536145 580 658 4-0
h-OS. oadetMaamptl, tota........... 2 424 84 24*06297 809505 788 998 1960D1I 133 652 361 391 353 1991 1 057 047 11364 4-0
4-10, Caboose. al diretione 48 28 43 558 13 921 13 464 2 540 1 943 7 623 7 743 18 544 2O 40840
4-11. Pasenger oarrying cars, all dissotions .. .. 61 8 512 16 O 24 O 4 5 ~ 5 9 2 6 71 2 4 71 14 69 6 6 4.
4-12. Other passngenctrai on e, all &deations. .... .. 4 7 9 8 4 5 41 9 11 1 1 69 8 4 7 81 1 0 5 01 1 2 6 1 2 68 31 z 34 4 4-12
5. Glass tobn-iles of rest loeomotives and tenders (thofusnds)l

.Disl-elec~trile~omoltivs......... 3 787 35 2 653 767 9765161 596 871 6015 626 614 990 463 655 2189 792 1598 615 03
.Eletrileo moootives. .............. 235555 837 986 ll 15456 152 097 51 72 8 40 859 44 767 45 050 0
rotnI..............********** 13 963684 13991 644 4 553 74 9 4408 386 1055 740 773 50i 2077 595 2045 76 6876600 6 763 981
6. Gawas tea-miLes of care, coatents, and embooses (tholUsands)I
k1. Total in eeal-buratag atU looosotiva tamino * 58 319 457 61676 292 25 264 84 8 88 025 974 9 500 34 2 6 435 089 10 118 97 311 309 0 7 13 435 300 15 906 156 6*0
W. Total In oil-buratag stus looomotive tlrla.**** 14 0 73 839 SO 855 260 4 20 9 11 991 -- 109 830 299 847 13 959 800 SO 543 482 6-08
0). Total s ladiel-electroIlooomotIvetsens........... 34 41613921 859317101 9608482B 5 682 186 40 045 3 8611 5484961 4 37677~4 192a82644 13868949 6-0)
6-04 otal In electrio looomotive trrain *.... ***** 414 208 2 272 635 1 838 00 9 1 787 136 300 78 5 203 697 275 414 881 808 -0
.: Total 1a Other looomotin IaA moto~re etasn ** 66 9 8 6 64 4 7 2 OI -I -I -I 6 6z 2 6 571 4 -0
6-o.otal inallfInrabstse s.......... 109 30 334 108 742541 36 7156014 35 507 297 9 641 172 6 642647 15 713 764 15 985 692 46 959 784 50606 905-0
6-07. Total of passenger train cars nan contents knoluded in 6-06 353 6 4 367 6 7 258 421 74 6 8 2 7 is 8 6 8 2 51 74 99 5( 90 8 5 01 218 93 8l 193 815 6-07
7. Met ton-dles, ~rewae anb aoasevenue (theasands) *..... ****5 199 04 71 49 954 7171 17 319 670 16 744 6 311 5 407 40 2 3 629 7 4 91 7 0 55 4171 7 514 9 6 51 20 416 55 6) SS 065 3781 7
8. Tbaminor (inelattag train-switehing booar at wy stations)r
6-01. Coal-tmra( a stem losometie-ropelle~d tusins. *... 545 941 1 734 064 696 46 6 804 7 7 7 146 3 6 71 122 9 7 1 336 20 51 392 7 74 364 90 31 413 5 48 21 01
8-02. 0114uratag stena loossetive-prope~llet etras ** 40 34 8 5 52 9 78 5 45 6 35 81 9 6 8 2 93 4 4 5 43 2 9 6 $*
8-0). Dirsel-*1serio looomotive-rpamplled smias *... **** 6 3 8 1 370 3 71 1 72 69 7 101 0 8 7 3 26 7 3 4 4 88 8 4OI 73 4 101 2 61 57 71 195 4 8 80
8*0. letrio looomotive-propelled twoins 40 5 4 2 6 5 O 29 77 1 32 7 4 5 2 4 6 3 8 5 4 52 5 882 80
&: :P~~~'' Ote loosie-rple taa : ** ** 311 311 -1 -I -I 31 180
ooerprple zaa ****** ****817 52 17 5861 8 2 O8 92 O5 80
607.TZotal trin-hown*********** i:515418) 2 702 225I 899 565 938 95 6 1514 80 127 16 9 431 40 3 475 8 66 10875I7 01 1160 234 8-07
AVERAGES
9. Aveneces per at1* of zeat pe days
eo1. Tstasles~. omia~lry ................. 6.2 6.4, 8.4 8.2 10.4 (.o 6.6 6.6 4.9 5* 90
9-ot. het tea-anesr .. ... .. .. ... ... ... 7,i19 7.371 10,879 lo,473 e22,77 15. 15 6,212 6,595 5r369 ,ol9o
10). Avesses aer tmia-ler (~eslrttag lit t~Ur atash .0 ll
105.Lomoiete prinipal can helper** ****.... 1061011011 1.07 1 071.0 1.04 1.04 1.04I 14-01
10-03. Empty fsetalt on*M1Ho . . . 21. 18 22. 19 34.0 25.9t 18*04.4 204 9. 1-0

10-06. Mettea-miles QOb~ ~QO .......* ,9 1,292 1.284 2.16199949411110 0o
13.s~ Casale ase

Orr Perseat o eastor otrth ofe totax~ lease neighonentee, .. .8 5596*1 59*78* 51* 57.7 57. Bo20s 5
14. Ave asL per sttloursM.....,..,I ~ 37 .
11 02. esw tea-anes (eotl ssagh loometives ass teore) .. 4.d5 40,24 ho8 371 6.54 5235 362.3 33.59 457o 43,18 4-
15. ereet tnta aItbngo her twy tteeo total imia-eare *r~rr 19.5 18. 2).2. 2. 2.1 234 18.0 16. 16.4 714. 1
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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12J reports of freight train statistics represnting 1g raiwas~ I
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR POUR M(ONTHS ENDED WfiT APRIL 1949 HND 1946

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCANONT4S REGION SOUTHERIJ REGION NO.
1949s 1948 194(9 1948 1949 1944 194 198 1949 14

1. Miles of road operated at aloes of aonthx; .. .. .. .... 822 56 01 25 932 53 07C( ~5 2 9 7 875 7 845 3 7 855~ 37 98 31 186760( 126 80 9 1

.. HeatL i o (looomotin--p p ampelled Itwelas. .lln) .4 .0 .1 .6 .. .14 2 71 77 91 610 5 3 2 44214 248 8 27 6 89--8641 01 6 2
2-I .0ah~oDirpo~l tmon .............. 17159786g5 193110906567 6095 0 18 60600 9270 7410556324230647 7868 604 2




enP Do o -oomotive la~i-siless.................. 12 964656 152 9959 L 09842 6767017 0 83424 66 2 90 4686 2191412 24048 495 2 11036 1 75 300 2-09
10. Diesel-ltro loo omotiusll~ .. . ... ... + 1r 900 68 11e6176 928 7 49619 24 393. 11603 234 820 166 0859 3-10
11 1Oth e leomo~tivesrp~ .... .... ...2 7 235 106417 9720 76172 014 9 33 019
12.: Othe leeeotDive (diesel edpoin trd pe-ele trio) .. 3 3 OO 19 6 6 4 *7 *9 -0 96 274 7 10 715 3 2 84 2 6 2 3 4 2 064 57 7 6 97 O 8 61 90 642 pg




4-11.Passnger poarIngd earsn al iwtos .....5948 O 6 73 1 261792O41 66 4 3O 1 0 4 98 21 015 4-1
41.OtherCI1 pasne ri one a thaios . . 18 1 6 7 8 5 2 58 5 5 6 44 50 73 41 2 54 20 9 3 9 738 50 7 4 5 7 3 1 5 49 6 90 13 e 6 28 2
2-. 9 Grae0 tomon fng a o va& t nde s ( houand.t. .. 31 2 149 3 38 34 1 004 13 652 29 17 2 357 58 0343 7 91 0 3 0 9 702 41 4 0 5 8 6 8 888 711 1 080 647 2 0

.. Ele~oo~ ti~ril ooooties .4 .6 1 .) .7 .1 .6 .5 8 0 0 07 260 4 2 0 9 0 1 0 38 0
Othr~l ooo tie.. .. .. .. 55859 00198 140 1758 4760 56 2 20 66984 37 9 81060 10 4126978 5 8174710 91 5 5 0 01 10 7 O

01.~~~~~~~~~ Tota in colbunn stn oooi en 2 016 27 480 42 97657 4 4 6 15322 88 322 0 47 2 897 87539 63051 07 414 815 8 5567 6 8 6913 958
Ot oa nolbrigsesloomotin trains. .. .9 .. 5 18 353 782 6 40 6 4 51 61 5 157 65 -0395 1189 6-031 2 3 1 5 *568 9 6
0 otal, in~ diesl-eeti locomtive. n. .. . 1327 9 965 10 2 845128 37486 39 53 18 4809028 1 8 3 1 07 73158 21 839 069 16 057 947 70 067 34 48 758 348 6-0
6- otal, dIn elec~trio leoWriV* *sin ****** 9 652 29 2635 4 6 86 7 952 7 01 2 0 12 111 520 8 11 0 115 6 2 1 1 8 23 597 16125 387 0
60.Total, of opasene ri asadcnetskoue n60 3 38 1* 1 16 03642 2 45 5 O 2 2 648 77 6 3 29 277 3 4 3 19 31 718370 7 1 4i 8 82 5 4 07
ro-01. Coal-b rn(in r st na lo omeive-propeldtorains Cloro. 5 76 8353 8060 39179 535 3 9 1 354 84 8 6 2 6 50 208
8rir-02.hla 011bu atag team lloomtv-r ale trains .5 .0 741O 221 -09
8*09. DIesel-electiria locomtiveprop le ais........2 016 089 13302 154 5 8 41 53729 084 1 71 82 80 4 9 34 3 1 1 9 271594 1020 572 3 -
)- O. ElecI-otrio l ooomotiv-ropele trains **** 1 61 3 O 189 80 92 11 7 66 6 144 15 8 9 16 60 214 210 46 157 7 1 4 7 8 8
F~. Other looastiepropele ben *******15 97 175 64 17 2 7 7 24 614 8 O8 612 7 -0
8-0. rot hP .ris* *. * 1024069 6 3 120 58 3 54 9 7 g 1 98 4400 5 81 65 85 1294 9325 2 0 72 3 434984 49098 8


9OZ Traidn-ste ominarr ... .. ... .. .. .. 66. 6.9 8. 9.2 9.71578388 i8 1 510.4 6.6 7.36 5.0921 1 1 5.60 9-0
9-02. set~d ton-ie . . . . . .1 7, 74 7 ,722 10,91118 9oo9,84 6. 1 9 3i 40 8 1 576 969 6,87 5,25 5,76983 9-
1>01. Loootiv-mle (pieia and hepe .2 .9 .6 . .6107 1.1 1.1 1.7 9 107 51.0 1. 40 4 1.0419 1.46 14-
1002 Letes rud ntl earae ~. .. ........... 35.15 34*95~ 36.9 36.9 21 3 *75 341*5 *70 *6 477 34.97 21 34.8 to-c
10-0. Emptrd twi rtl ear-lle ... .. .. . .. .5* 20.1 136 21.6 18. 56 88 6.48 .85 .0102 5 47 .23 18. 71 1i446 0-0
two%. Totalo ait 4Lot onale(eo ate oaooe) .1 .B .4 *16 55.2 52* 5. 5* 74*1 *3 *7 3*8 53 8 8 51* to
to-os. oner son-see(*eltng ou.r lloiomolw n esr) . ., 2,47 239 2 624 2592 3,66 3 0 386 2, 1,9s 24 01 2,34 to.i
Iso5. setho ten-milesrr no .i .. .. .. .. .. .. ... .8 1, 29 1,8 1,22o50 1,225 1, 91 1,90 935 69 91,04 1,0 1 oL
11. G~ros ton-siles of on looa ~tim r sadender pendro losomtn-a~le .1 .5 29 285 ago 27 365 362 3058 1 0 29 114
O2 e oni-atlesn p r t~ loade ear- ie. .. .. .. .. 32.27 32.51 33.03 32.8 46. 15. 31. 31* 29* 69*7
01.bun~ Pere~ lostt of otal reih a-iees r aet 28 6 .826 7 2. 76193 8119 59. 62.o81 175. 66. a2 1 0 1 2 8 6 8' ~
02. P le~roat lo aea of otal reig on ls west or sot *2 *5 *3 58.0 50.1 52.15e 6 55*8 57*2 *2 6 05 *8 1343.ao
04. Prcen eoasor orth+.. ofttlladdfegt nnea. .7. ...6.38 120 60.14 2 607 51.61 52** 50 *13 5 *20. 5.61
14 Aenme pr txe ~imboar:1
140. oror s to-Iooo oon- ,e (eolaatrto ln oooomotie sat tnder). 1013,843,6 4 35,2 3194 3,59o7 403,4 87 5429314 40,558 14c -e
15. Pe oet l ta in-swtchnghoursin aton way sttirono tota uin -o urs*., 2 6 019* 7. 80 23.969 7 2 22.73 52 3. 7 321.8 1771. 5. 45


RL


* Exludes switehing time of train leooomtirne at initial and iinal terrinals.
SExcludes M~issouri and Arkcaneas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


U. s. GovERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1894O 0- 800184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURWAU OF TRANSORT Y0NMICS AN1IlD rATgISHC


Statemet lo. .-211(os-a)





SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EILfERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1949 194s 1949 1948 1949 1948 19 9 1948 194 148

1. Miles of road operated at olose or month .. .. . .. 225 644 225 906 54 065( 55 293( 7 87 9 7 849 37 84 9 37 983) 126 74 7) 1c6 780
2. Tzata-lesI (looomotin-propelled and motoroar tanen):
2-01. Steamo oun~tiro-prope~lld twoins .. .. .. .. ... 30 763 66 3 40 649 971 9 860 983 13141I239~ 2 444 117 2!874 049 5 229 950 7 333 425 132i8 67 3 17 301 258 2-0
2*02. Diesel-electric looomotive-propelled trained .. .. ... 11 952 88 8 8 369 402 3 377 39 2 165 09 49 101 10 637 2 158 277 1 713 5 3 6 368 10 7 4 480 123 2-02
2-0). Electrio looomotive-popelled Mins. .. .. ..... 708 513 814 062 539 81 636 865 74 540 90 103 94 592 87 094 2-03
20.Other looomotive-prop~lled tzaa .... .... 216 296 216 296E0
2-05. Total looomotive-propelled twea .... .... 43 425 27 4 49433 7 3 13 777 701 15 943 213 2 567 75 8 2 974 7 8 97 388 227 9 046 958 19 691 58O 6 21 868 7 71 2-05
l-6 otoress-propelled twins .0 *O 4 34 6 3 1 18 1 O9 129 2 2 9 3 5 42 2-04
216~ .Totalketa-alles...................,,. 43455683 4986836 71a77881 15 94504 2567758 2914789 7388227 9046956 19720817 21902313 2*07
-u.Ordinry....... ....... 42 926 30 7 49 881 71 13 514118 15 635 960 2 538 419 2 925 100 7 3350 638 8 963 504 19 454 132i 21 696 60720
2-09. Light ................... 529376 447193 264 76 31 08 3441 2953 91 4968s91 57 58 9 83 454 177 05 205 708 2-09
). Road looosotive-miles:
3-0. Prinolpal ..,,............... ....... 43 444 75 6 49850 449 13 791 711 15 953 584 2568 094 2 975 272 7388 68 2 9048~112 19 696 271 21 87 4 810
3-02, I(elper (exoludes "'g and trailing 'A" units)* .. 3 2 58 958 5409 804 137$198 1745 882 173 880 236 289 221 850 383 824 811 030 1043 SO9 0
.Tlocomotive-ailes........... 48569 017 56 434326 16 367 006 19 259 0 8 2 882 753 3359607 7 7 762 593 9637 404 21 556 l65 24 141 763-0
.Ttal. ateasoalr........... 35193449 46180 12 o i 079929 16204391 2717256 3244446 5518827 7 ?912202 14(807 987? 19 3571663 n
.Total, dissel-electrio onlF******** 12 5115py 8 701737 3 673 795 2307 614 49 832 10 824 2174 31 1 725 202 6j613 45 4 4 658 097 O
~U. Totl, letro onl. ... .. .. .. ... *s *s 863gg 0 551 613282 747077 115 665 140 807 134 952 125 66 0
otal, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gae-lectrio). .27 23 56-- 2 72 3 6 0
Trlai-rrwtching loaoootive-miles
f-09.8teamloomotives................... ... 3147880BO 3 876 81 1174055 1624981 222085 265319 527 984 63043 1221 ZI756 1356083 09
10Diesel-*1eotrioleomootive********** 560416 333806 278589 147 94 9496 1118 60 472 48 270 217 859 13641 0
I. E~~ti $1 a a t a..iab/M dah),,, 940 5 49326 45 806 4 24 8 3 394 5 85 65 r338 -
13).01 ********* ************ 3 768 66 4 865 68 1497970 1818734t 235 829 869 83 588 456 678 702 144640 7 1498 420 13
3-14. MIles at initial cand inal termanso isoIluded in item 5-13* as 678 985 ess ast 733 s4o os 17 21 6 23 as134 430 177 4 81 423 299 444 911 14
\. Csalles~o (thousants)r
I-01. 14aded, east or north ******* 887032 10O1148* 319888 371900 54 25 63 865 125 44 157 69 3 87 44 5 418094 4-01
I-02. Loaded, west or south *......... 690 895 779 436 19J 889 233 368 60 316 70 141 93 722 109 414 340 366 366 513 I-02
4-0) Loaded, total *......... ***** ***** 1577 27 1 790 984 517705 268 114 573 134 006 219164 267 103 7i7 U13 784 607 4-03
4-4.Epty, not or north *************** ** 356 971 346 273 ag 768 64 495 47 617 48 966 51 590 47 174 167 996 167 638 40
4-05 ~f. mp wt or south ......****. 591750 68965 223954 236 73 42 18 44 08 81338 90 161 244 72 2566~83 4-0
n-6Epty, total ............ 948 721 977930 315788 321225 89 803 93049 132 928 137 35 412 268 4E6 321 0
4-0.L*Oadetndempty; easteror .th.******. 1244 003 1359 88 409656 456399 101 874 112831 177 032 204 865 555441 585732 4-07
.Lodetndapt~wstosouh........... 12 82045 1409 093 419 843 470 098 102 502 114 284 175 060O 199575 58e4 40 625 196 4-08
I-09.Ltosestandempty. total.......... 226 04 2 768 9 1 829 49 926 4 9 204376 22705 5 3 520O9 2 404 4 8 1 1400O81 1 210 92 8 4-09
4-10. Caboose. all thwetlons 43 7 4 9 9 8 9 14 0 8 16 2 O 2 6 1 8 3 1 7 3 94 8 9 5 81 9 5 1 21 725 3 4-
I-11. Passenger oarrylag cars, all directions ** *. .., 1 47 1 16 8 2 8 30 0! 35 64 2 46 2 8 90 9) 9 7 7
I-12. Other passenger-trat ears, al dinrotione* ... .. .. 5 5 100 96 71 97 5r 6 6l 110 95 4 920 O 3 5 6 6 3 O 9 5 I-12
5. ozess ton-anesor roadn loaoootives and tenars (thousands)e

01.Coal-bur~n ingtealoaoootirns*............ 77 61314 10 044 7 1 3385641 4 490 023 1028368 1178 53 1 365 960 186 462 1 981345 2?512 6950
0.Oil-burning stess looomotives 405 90 7 3 118 5a 5 74 58 56 4-- 11 7 52 36 4 8 5 2 3 89 4 1 3 O67 5 O1 0
0)Dies*1-electrilo ooomotive.........* 4017491 290 218 1 065 13 693 055 6 702 1 601 651 921 498 477 2 313 7 37 1 7100O850
04 leetrie looomotives. .......... ****** 259 749 288103 160 241 171 104 51 335 67 050 48 17 3 44 9 49 0
0.other locometlr s ..........7t 7 to o
ro.nW1************* 14 444 468 16543 594 4615750 5 62 74 10 8640 5 1 247 184 2009 633 2 398 424a 67 32672 7 335 240 06
6. Oros tea-siles of ears, con1tents, and cabooses (theasants):
1-O. Total In coal-burnraa steam looomotive traInO ** 59 313 60 6 78 133 g08 25 478 113 34 763 479 9 823 87 6 1 256 824 9 575 65 6 1 3 57 351 14 435 961 18 740 24 8 6-01
e-02. Total in oiI-burning stena looomotive trains. ... .. 15 6 52? 3 3 9 21 094 213 4 6 9 0 a 80 6- 52 6 26 247 18 3~ lb595 0 2 3 20 8 24 2 2 6-02
OJ.~ Tot ali diesel-e~lecrio locomottr trans***** 3c124 441 85 572 653 10118892 6a470746 49 459 3058 5 637 53 6 4 626 896 20 318 b554 14 471 S53 -0
6-04 otal in eletria loocmotive tlrainr 2 397 200 2 609 404 1 790 688 1 958 816 297 416 371 962 309096 i76 62 60
~05. Total in other lwo~oomoive ad motoroar assias .. .. 6 olo 7 7 7 1 6 75 9 39 7 711 6-05
6-6 otal in all traigt trlain .. .. ********** 113 493 596 127 417 950 37 392 454 43 215 914 10 170 751 11631 844 15 265 818 18 247 430 50 664 57 35 54 322! 7 62 60
6*07. Total of passenger train~oars and contents inoluded in 6-06 3 71 91 9 57 9 7 7 64 0 7 4 68 5 8 O 5 5 66 10 2 4 8 67 99 8 58 2 5 8 34 2 81 2 20 6 9 1 6*07
7.Mot ton-Mi~ss revnueenand oanrenue(thousads) .......... 51 606 646 60 8520O91 17 562 175~ 21 282 4 a5 5 5732 2 2 6 521 82 1 6 835280 8 60806 2( 21 635~9i1 23 8397 5 5 7
8. Tia-hours (inaolaing train-Iwitching hears at way stations)r
8*01. Coal-bassaing steam looomotive-propelled trains* * 1512508 2 080 886 681441 963 586 145 792 189 361 317 412 452 252 367 663 475 685 801
6-02. Oth-burning stems looomotive-propelled ntlras ** 4 20 3 8 O 5 42 4 7 9 59 6 6 0 8 7 4 11 4 22 1 7 a 5 35 0 6 8 8-02
8*0) Diesel-electri lWoDIComoivpoplld train ** ** 5 57 70 6 361 4 4 4 185 0 113 7 7 6 3 83 95 2 93 3 04 74 5 3 4 75 2 54 192 6 08 8-0
80.1Elotrio looomotive-propelled trains 40 7 35 46 50 89 7 5 0 33 8 O 5 0 4 6 7 7 0- 5 4 2 5 9 37 80
8-05 Other locomotive-prop ell ed taNs * ** ** 3 jg 51---3651 80
r*6 otoroar-prop~lled trains .. .. .. ...... 1 O gg 2 204 12108 1 8669 2 0968-0
8-07. Total trein-hourrs 39 146 35 5 57 897 80 8 1111i2721 154 674 196 6571 414324 534 1971 10 72 940 1 211 4 45 8-07
AVERAGES
9. Avesages per mileof roa 10 per dy:
9-1 Ten~ies miay. ... ... ... .61 .2 .510.4 12.o 6.2 7.6 5o5. 9-01
9-02. set1 l tea-m les ....................... 7,31 ,6 10,675 12,882 22,818 26,8041 5,826 7,311 5,507 6,o65 9-08
10.Anngs. pe trataoakle (eeltaglih bn)
1>01 Leemoiv-ale (pioia and~' helper). .I .~~j~ ... 1.06 1. .11 1.07 1.08 1.0) 1.04l 1.04 1~ 05 o-ol
10-02. Looded irn t ear-miles . . .. ...... 3. 6 823. 514. 992. 73.
10-03. Emp~~~~t trl~t t earmiles 22.11992. oo5.3.81 11.3111.60-
10-04. ToteI nolt oas Mles (e/slobag anboose). .. .. .~~I 5 .8 56 61.4 5,s 3,1 so 76A2 5 85. o
10-0. Gresr ton-Mlesr (esolating looomotin andtenders). .. 2642 ,6 ,440 ,7 ,8 2,992250 oo
10-06. Met tea-Mls .. ..... ..... 1,202 1, 1,300 1 j61 2,19 2,2p 932 9 ,0 ,091 0
11. Goss tea-siles of loeoootins and tender per losometiveml. .. 297 290 282 ~ 527 3~77 p3 7 259 129 304 1
12. Met ton-alles per loated ear-Mo .... .... 32.7 .63o3528. 71.3. 973.48
1). Can Ele retiess
1 0. erent loated of total fre~t t es~iles, not or north 7. 74.4) 7.1 81553.3 6 70.9 7 .0 69.6 714
0 Proeat loades of total fretbt eacr-lest all Stretions. t 64 647 62 .2 65 .9. 26 .o 3. 4.
0 .Pereet ust or aorth of total loaded rnight onalles.~ 5.56562.o 61 7 .7 57.2 59.o 5j.2 53.3
14. AwramesF per tratahearsI
14-51. Tlrai-stles ... .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 1 1.1 16.3 15.4 4. 16.6 15.1 17.6 16.9 1I.1( 1J.1 14-01
14-02. Grees ton-sites (esoluaing looomotives sa testers). .. .. lt1,6 98 1,728 41,676 38,sa9 65r756 59,148 366,84 34,159 I7,P20 wc,841 14-os
15. Peneat ti-rata-eitoin hears at way satitons of total traia-hours* 19.2 17.9 23.0 22.2 23.6 20.9 18315.6 15.9 145 15

xaludes switahing time of train losometives at initial and fnaul tenainls.
SExoludes Mcissouri and Astansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


L I I


Sa~bjec to reisies


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Campiled from 123 reports of freight train statistics repnrenting 132 railwas d
(SWITCHING AND ERMIAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
DRo fR usRT non or lga 19UAD 1918


3Aug 4c9


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA L

III1IIIII IIIIIUIUIIIIIIIIIIINTERSTATE COMMERCE COM MIS SION
3 1262 08851 6363 an~c*neae30~agN~kWC


Statement o. r.-211 (08-A
MAY 1949


1


UNIV. OF FL LIB.





U.S. DEPOS1TORY





















SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


I


1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 194g 1949 7944


I


I 1 I I 1 I r


37 854

27 497 04 3
10 175 64 6

37 672 689
37 672 689
37 37408 3
296 606
37 674 897
1 217 736
783112
39 675 745
29 422 969
10 252 776


2 719 396
295 292

3 014 688
719 78 8

625 297
4 85 45 3
1 110 750
257 826
386 374
644 200
8851 23
871 827
1 754 950
37 686


7 071 259
107 9 35
3 005 14 9

10 184 343
49 184 733
6 00 8 41
27-033 612

76 819186
Z81 816
34 802 4 5 6

16 72 26 O
30 9 34
440 623


2 143 817


I I I I I


-4 I I I I I I


e....


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


1. Miles of road operated at close or aonth#. .........
2. Tlrai-Mles (loaoootive-propelled and motoroar traine):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains .......
2-02. Diesel-eLletric locomotive-propelled tMains .....

2-03. Elot ranio looauie-pple wn............
2-04. Otherloomtv-ropele tr.e..............
2-05. T~~ltS 00tvepoeldeie..............

3. Rload locomotive-aliles:

9-02. Relper (exaludes B and Mailin~g; ;A nit).. .. .

f*.otal, ateason17 ** ** .
otal, dies*1-electric oaly..... ......
07.otal, eletrio only... . *
*0.Total, other (diesel and Basoline motor, and gas-lectri)* *
Train-switabing looomotive-mles:
3-09.SJteamlooomotive* ** ** ** *
F10. Di~eel-*1*atrio looomotivs.. ..*** ****
.E2 a f M lathe LoDt+ dee a u lebr/M; elecitrief : .
)-1j. Total** *
4. Ca lller atomn al and final~ terminals tooluded in ites fi1* *
4-01.ILoded, easter north* ** ** .
4-02. Loaded,westor south** * *




4-7.aded andeapty, easteror oth. ** *
4-09. Loaded and espty, total ..................
4-10. Caboose. all directions .................,
4-11, Paseenger oarrying cars, all din~ations ......
h-12. Other passenge~trai oars, all directions*........*
5. Bmros ton-miles or road locomotives and tenders (thousands)l

5-0). DIes*1-electrio l~oo~omoie .... .... ..
5-4.lectria looomotives... . .
5-0) Other locoastive ...................**
6. Groes ton-miles of oars, co~n~tet, ad' omb~ooses (thousand):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam looomotive t~~raia*******
i02. Total In oil-burning steam locomotive trains. .*******
6- otal In dloties l-eolet~rie lootiv wis ..** ***

Z-.otalin all freiht tsuns ** ** ** *
6-07. Total of paseonger train oars sad contents inoluded in' 6-0

rrin-or ( noobn tr in-elounvnueq(lr sanda eetations): *
8-01. Coal-burnin steam locomotive-propelled trains*** ***
8-02. 011-burning stena looomotive-prope~lld Strins ****
8-0 Diesel-electriO locomotive-ppro lled train *****
60 het colooomotive-pr~opedled falens*

8-07. Total train-hours. . .. .
AVERAGES
9. Avernoes per mile of zead per day:
9-ol. Train-miles, odinary ...................
9-02. het ton-miles........ .......*
100.Locomotive-atles (prinolpal and helper)*..........
10-02. Loaded 1eight assa~ies .................

1004 otal freight ear-M~le (excluding hOabos). ...
10-05. Oross son-stles (zoludingl looomotives and tenders). ....
10-06. Met ton-miles....... ........
11. Gross ton-miles of loon~otioes and tende;rs per looomotive-ale.. .
12. Met ton-iles per loaded ear-aLe .........
1). Calcmile ratioal
10.Peroent loaded of total freight ear-miles oast or north .
1 0.Peroent loaded of total fright ~capales, west or south .
1 0 Proent lodedd of total freiglht oal.ailes all direetions. .
1)0.Peroent oeat or north of total leaded freight car-stloes...
16. Avenges per train-hour:
14-02. Omroe ton-miles (;aluming loro~omotives na tnders). ..

15. Peroent tlrin-switching hours at way stations or total train-hour* .


126 803

87 532 360
20 223 654
4 41 6 8
1 31
108 199 013
164 61
108 363 62
107 356 875
1006 753
108 224 770
4 949 141
5 836 58
119 010 440
97 453375
20 910 484
644 949

6 706 691
624 354
26767

7 360326
2: 140 667
2 014 717
1 748 67 5
3 763 590
787163
1107116
1 894 27 9
2 801 880
2 655 989
5 657 669
107 157
4 6 9
12 6 6

12 622 949
15 150 O 6
7 549 741
227 510
4 8
35 550 31 7
87 884 205
101 738 51 9
63 230 301
14 09957
254 i96 0 80
969 715
112 338 34 7
2 493 77 2:
2 711 9 O1
695 547
30 37 4
10 163
6 141983


235 558

156 642 4 20
54 892 715
3 4 86 4 7 8
215 022 6 93
151 8 9 7
215 174 590
212 530 986
2 643 604

215 114 358
18 476 070
183199760
239 986 188
178 483127
57 252 926
4 248 743

16118 536
2 460 884
274400

18 853 056
4 135 087

4 137156
33586 44 5
7 523 601
1 763 345
;2598 601
4 361946
5 900 501
5 98104 6
11 88 547
216 186
24 O 7 8

39 009 280
11 692 97 1
18 350 724
1241556
14 6
70 294 679
283 177 622 i
74 7 70 6 92
164 089 54 3
114 93 875
533 561350
1 705 22 6
243 077 697

7 869 184
2 123 7 9 O
2 574 590
202 03

9 622
12 779419


225 927
200 36103 8
36 638 74 6
539417 3 2
1 31 2
240 942 828
170 36 8
241 113 196 C
238 06482 9
3 046367

241026 292
15 934 566
15 211 950
272 178 810
229 255 780
38 036 817
4 878 581

19 206 774
14 95 573
290579
20 995 040
4 838 217
4 719 870
3 657 676
S3 77 54 6
15 94 64
2 713 344
4 307 788 t
6 314 254
63 71020
12 685 274
241022
7 69 9
23 6 6 2

48 435 717
15 382 27 3
12 631 576
1303 675
4 8
77 753 489

354 614 321
103 157 6 2 1
109 723 93t
11632 889
579 402 200
1 722 191
271 366 759

10 396 2bb
2: 756 5 3 2
1 711 590 t
236 21 6
10 764
15 111694


53 070
50 206 72 8
15 563 4 6
2 6 83 5 pa
68 45371 O
S7 84
68 459 575
67 28p 418
1230157
68 518 546
6 433 826
5 932248
80 884 620
60 966484
16 871124
3 047 012

6 20j 897
1 201068
225 298
7 632 263
1 308 041

1 513 4 23
987 016
2 500 441
463105
1013 096
14 76203
1976 528
2 000116
3 976 644
69 834


17 036161
24 67 5
4 845 030
766 781
22 672 647

123 135 857
21 2 0 2
46 512 845
8 658 603

178 328 84
323 571
83 096 293

3 4 92 051
2 6 3
843720
147 41 8
507
4 486 326


53 295

65 027 199
84 58 763
3 123 4 5 3
76 603 415
5 75 3
76 609168
75 171 413
14 37755
76 652161
8 179 978
7 594 202
Y2 426 341
79 684 67 7
9 106 036
3 635 626

8 295 159
644143
248 569

9187 871
1 714 17 2

1707 813
1097 254
26L05 067
3 95 79 9
1032 507
14328 06
2 10 612 i
2?129 761
4 233 373
77 876
1 22
5 2 3
f1 847 611
28 3 7
2 778 320
795 613
25 44958
160 086 317
38 4 9
L5 279 83
8 970 846

194 375 837
533 35 6
93 434 954
4 665 387

467 540
177 95 0
601
5 511464


7 876

11 294 86 6
173 783
34 61 8 3
-11 85
11 814 832
11 681 620
133 212

11 816427
842 159
663 721
13 322 307
12 600 18 9
175 858
54626 es

1 0544 51
33 869
21458
1 109 798
78 56 8
255 523
249438
504 961
185 607
191 691
377 298
441130
441129
8 82 2 59
12 027
21 4

4 631 804
23 763
241438
4 897 005
42 124 723

157 191
1408 944

43 690 858
34 84 3
23 594 707
689 360

12 923
24 2 0 9

726492


7 846
12 621 952
33 401
3 76 5 92
-3 014
13 031 94 5
12 819 838
212 107
13 034 055
968 417
781599
14 784 071
14 152147
33 920
5 98 004

1 170 005
12 721
14 843
1197 569
95 32 8

279134
265 660
544 794
177 054
190 512
367 566
456188
456172
'912 360
13 233
2 6 8

5 089 269

4 080
280 752

5 374 101
44 135 57 7
18 953
1 492 077
45 646 607
43 67 9
25 396 64 2
821 152

2375
27 98 4

851 511


37 983
35 179 58 7
7 928 92 8

43 108 455

43 108 455
42 716 703
591 752
43115 306
1 837 032
999 680
45 951958
37 965 581
7 986 377


3 034 919
214 355

3 249 274
888 050
718 206
545 889
1264 095
234 368
383 209
617 577
952 574
929 098
1 881672
42 756
1 31 0
5 61 1
8 875 688
204 16 7
2 299 427

11379 482
62 508 22 2
1 3 80 61 1
'1194 643

85 083676
375 441
40 196 816

2 215 97 7
44 6 31
346 12 8


2 606 736


126 75 8

67 64' 78 3
28 979 818
4 56 7 O0

97 0 81 3 8 1
146 11 3
97 2274 94
96 245 865
981 629
97 104 4 8 8
3 982 34 9
5 01 67 9
106 103 516
75 49 4 65
29 95316 8
659471

613292
930 635
28 644

7 096 307
2 028 690

1 742 913
1664 536
3 407 4 4
856 807
1 007 43
1864 245
2 599 720
2 671974
5i 271 694
96 639
12 67 O
10 2 70 0 56
11 560 36 1
10 476 782
i23 339
14 6
32 540 684
68 732 SO9
74 14 3 664 9
90 38j 895
1426 32
234 722 460
964 99 6
101 584 24 1

2 015 513
2 0 90 2 2 6
12 77 329
30 4 O6

9115
5 422 784


6.2
7.37
1.06
35. (
20.5
55*9
2.5 ~
1,1 r
293



55.0
16.8
41,1752

19.2


7,902
1.07

~5

2,
286
32.1



56.3
16.0
)6,341


8.4
10,369
1.10
37.2
22.0

59.2
2 0
33.2
76.6
49.3
62.9
60.5

39, 49
23.5


1.11
37.3


1,293
275
3}.3
81.2

60.9

13.9
35,268
22.6


9.8
19,840
1.07
4).2
32.3

2020



5t .9

50.6
16.3
60,139
23.7


10.7
21,295


28.7
71.2
3.51
1,91


61.2

51.2
15.3
53,607
21.6


6.5
6,os9

29.7
17.2


257

70.8



17.6
35,6)33
17.8


7.4
6,962
1.0
29.6




31.8
75.4
58.8
67.2
56.8

16.5
32,6b0
15.1


1.04

52 7
2.3 9
1,o 6
299


12
665
53.5
1 .6
1(1, 3
14.2


5.0
5,307
1.01
35.4
19.4
54.8

2,4:39
29.8
67.0

51.2
17.
43,28
15.6


9-ol
9-02
10-01
10-03




1)-1
1~-2

13-o3

14-01


15


* Eoludes switching time of train looomotives at inital~ and finlr terminals.
d Exoludes 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.


U. 5. GOVERNMENT PRINrTING OFFICE:1950 O 850184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BRURU O'IRANSPORT WCONOMYIC AND) STATgIFI1


Statemat o.M.-211 (os-A)


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

(SWITrCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
EOR FI~VE MONTHS ENDED WITH MYli 191(9 ANlD 19418














FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
ORc THE MONTH OF JUNIE 1949 AND 19118


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


OF






SU.Sa. DJEPO9TORY


I I





I I


*Exaludes switching time of train loocaotives at initial and final terminals.
I Excluded M(iesouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


Sulbject to revision


ITEM'
NO.


ITEM


1948


1949


1948


1949


19(8


AGGREGATES

2. Tamia-ailes (looomotive-propelled and motoroar trained :
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains ..............
2-02. Diesel-electric loconotive-propelled trained ....,
2-0). E1*otric locom~otive-propelled twins. ............
2-04. Other locom~otive-propelled trains ..............
2-05, Total leooootive-lrpropelld trains.... .....
2-6 otoroar-propelled trains ..................
2-07. Total train-miles.. .
2-08.0r~dinary. .. .. .. .
2-09. Liht .. .. .. .
'J. Road looomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal.. .
)-02. Relper (exoludes B' and'tzailing;A'uni~ts).....

3-04. Totallocomotel-mlotie. . o~l

)07. Total, eleotrio only... . .
3-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gas-elecrtro).
TEain-sritohing 1000Botire-n11982
5-09. Steam looomotives ......................
)-10. Diesel-electrie looomotives .................
)-11. Electric looomotives ....................
).12. Other l~oeOmtives (diesel and poinsoliemot.or, and gsetrio) ..
}-1). Total .... ..... .. .... ... .. ..
5-14. Miles at inital anrdfi~nal' terminls includied in item f-1. .
4. Camailes (thousands):
1-01. Loaded, east or north .. .. .. .
6-02. Loaded, west or south ..................
*0 .Loaded, total. ....................*..


C-07 Loaded and empty, east or north. .......
C-08.Loastatand espty,wsst or south ... . .
6-09. Loaded andempty, total. .. .. .
4-10. Caboose. all directions ...................
4-11. Passenger carrying cars, all directions ....**
4-12. Other passenger-train oars, all directions*... ...
5. brols ton-siles or road loeomotives and tenders (thoneands)l
5-ox. Coal-burning rstea locoomtires...... .....
5-02. Oil-burning steam loomotive ..... ....
5-03 Diesel-electrio looomotivs.. ..... ....
5-4 lectrio looomotives. ....................

6. Gross ton-sles of oars, con;.;tent, ad Oab;ooses (th~ousands):
-0.Total in coal-burning stena looomsotive trains ****
602. total in oisal-burntingsta looootive trains. ........
6-04. total In electric loomnotive trains .....*******
6-05. total in other looomotive and motoroar t~rina ****
6-06. TotalIn all freirht tzsins. . .
6-07. Total of passenger train cars and contents inholuded in' 6-0
7. Net ton-aie,. revene an nonnrevnue (thousands) .........
8.Train-hours (inolating train-swritobing hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning etean lo~ocotive-propelled trains. ......*
8-02. 011-burning stena looosotive-propelled trains .....**
6-04. Electrio loconotive-propelled trains ............
=-05. Other locomotive-propelled traine ***.********
8-6 otorca-propelled trains ******************
8-07. Total train-hours.. * *
AVERAGES
9. Ave a~e per mile of zoad per days

10. Ave ar per train-alle (exhin;g' light' t~rins)
1O0-T. Locomotive-mles (principal and helper)...........
10-02. Loaded traight oar-miles. .................
100.Total freight oLearals(xldn aooe.........

11. Gmros ton-alles of looosotives and tenders per l~ooomtive-nile. .
12. Net ton-ailes per loaded assale .... ... ..
13. Caymile ratios:
1}-01. Peroent loaded of total freight assailes, east or north .
1 -02. Peroent loaded of total freight oar-atles, west or south .
1 03. Peroent loaded of total freight onlmiles, all sintreati ,.
1)-04. Peroeat east or north of total loaded fright casmrles.* *
16. Avenges per train-hour:
14-ol. Train-ailes ......................
14-02. Gassa ton-siles (excludingl loboomoives and tenders), ..

15. Peroent train-switching hours at way stations or total tlsin-hourst .


4 528 07 2
2165 939

6694 011

6694011
66 42 896
51115
6694156
16816 i
129372
6 991654
4 810 523
2181131


482 289
62 916

545205
120 14 2
114516
87 305
201 821
47386
71026
118412
161 902
150 331
320 233



1176 581
631 166

1814 677
8 183 27 3
29 291


13 770 798
48 6 7 3
6186 484

2 211



380 472


6 750 297
1641 265

8 391 562 i
8 391 562
8317137
74 425

83 92305
314 05 7
193 G01
8 900165
7 246 62 5
1653 538
-

602 911
44 511
'
647 422
170 7 5 9
142110
102 170
244 280
45 465
80 92 7
126 390
187 57 3
183 09 7
370 67 O
8 3 O


1714 209
24 2 7 6
481 315

= 219 800
12 143 815
162 663


16 725 713
53 0 2 5
7 959 514
418 490
5 097



494 623


20 702 00 0
11 903675
6 61 4 7 O
41 267 993
2914'0
41 297133
40 8083216
488 917
41285 934
22 72 424
2:413 054
45 972 012
3i2727 575
18: 448 586
795 563
2 8 8

3059093
609 975
5831 9
95 4
3 728 341
822 020

862 90 9
640 t25
1 503 534
331 580
543964
875 54 4
1194 48 9
1184 58 9
2 379 078
41 5 5 2


6 957 64 8
; 4 87 4 5 7
39 78 532
2 38 2 4 9

13 661895
9; 368 112
1L, 369171
2 200 55 3
5 96 6
1005900 695
4 560 1 8
:7 96414 5

1 382 322
447 c5 3
367 5 5 3
437256.


39 440 07 5
8 269 730
777 7 31
48 487 784
34 642
48 522 426
47 870 394
E65 032

48 508 084
3 296 520
3096172
54 900 776
45 291409
8 635 628
973 419
3 2 O

3 906 637
357 766
54 275
5 O4
4319182
1 OO? 029
985 712
7410 39
1 726 751
336156
598 610
934 766
1321 868
1339 649
2:661517
4 8 4 5 5
5 81 8

9 563 187
3 165 8 74
2 824 548
269 652
15 823 271
73 636 224
21 792 711

2 432 541

122 835 998
405 OO 4
58 231 444

1982 822
573 955
44 6 5 7
4 2

2 985 758


6 941 307
93 332 991
517 10 2
12 791400
1128)
12 792 528
18~561486
231 102
12 005487
1189534
10p8,I90
15 091 801
10 896 04 7
3 613 24 5
581 90 9

1100124
302 477
49 430
1452031
240 012
297 85
180 30p
47815B
83 233
202 711
285 944
381091
383 011
764102
13 O4 1
2 2 9
1 14 O
S0 54 851
3 91i
1 016 4 9i5
154 845
42 30104

28 65134 9
5 044
1685 479
6 3
34172 476
67 3 71
15 775 98 8
614 426
60 2

2 811 3

10 6
828307


12 617 432
2 163 9 4 5
604 02 O

15 385 397
1252
15 386 64 9
15 089 817
296 632
15 398 232
16 32699
1 489 611
18 520 542
15 502 240
2 311 899
706 403

1612 731
163 661
45 06 5
182165 7
3310 89
55148
218 34
569 82
83 770
222 5 9 3
506 36 3
435 251
440 934
876185
15 7 8


4 267 86 9
679 53
158 0 22

5118 917
32 657 201
20 018

1804 904
40 842 ;8
80 9 4
200621 709

919 769

32 1 8

1067 104


2 0 75 00 6
50 30 4
54 20 3
2179 513
i:179 513
2154 073
25440
2179 788
1 34 417
115 991
2 428196
i:290 567
50 870
86 75 9

187150
10 819
3 15 9
2011 28
13 925

46135
47 236
93371
36 000
335822
69522
82135
80 75e
162 893
3 3
6 4
856 499

6 815
38 027
901341
7 694 870
44 4
201004

7 940 315
5 80 6
4 279 819

123057




130 562


2 753 828
12 847
84 16 4
2 8 50 8 39

2850 839
2 802 156
48 685
2 851 278
211 785
170 79 3
3 233 856
3 089 697
13 018
131141

250 956
2 572
3 64 3
257171
22 850
61935
63 967
125 900
46619
41591
88 210
108 552
105 558
214110
6 9
10 9
1125 671
1 886
62 603
1190160
10 518 316
5
333 850
10 855 821
10 4 5 6
6 112 61b

178 129




184 728


13 158 215 t
6 354 441
90 16 5
19 603069
28012
19 631 081
19 449 821
181 260

19 608 503
780 35 7
10 72 101
21460 961
14 730 438
6603340
126 895
2 8 8

1 289 530
233 76 3
5 730
95 4
1529 977
447 94 2

404400
325 784
730184
164 961
236 70 5
401~666
569361
562 489
1131850
19 58 3
99 4
5 12 7

1 869 717
: 4 77 117
i: 323 553
45377

6 715 773
13 838 620
16 334 836
314070
5 90 3
50 707104
3 34 16 0
21 721 854
363 771
444 840
5 74 7

1 80 0
10 97863 5


17 318 518
44 51 673
89 54 7

21859 986
33 390
21893 376
21 661264
232 092
21866 269
1137979
1241967
24 246 215
19452 847
4657173
135 87 t

1440 039
146 822
5 567

1592 932
482 351

430188
356 561
786749
160 304
253 499
413 803
590 492
610 060
1 200 552
21 69 0


2 455 438
3 134 10 7
1661 812
49 027
7 500 394

18 316 892
21 610 030

293 787
54 412 081
260 5 8
24137 801

466 434
568 858
69 4 9
4 2
2 O7
12359303


1.06
36.8
21.5
258.3

297

72.2
54.1
63.2
57.4
16.9
45,734
19.9


1.10

22.7 0

280


+r.1

62.3

4(1,252
2'-4


1.11
37.8
20.3
56.1


35.1
80.8

617
14.4
38,274
23.3


1.06
1,3.3



371
'(5.8
56.2
5s.5





23.9


1.08


31.




5876.


57.1


17.8
46.2


30.7


63.o
56.7
17.6
36,194
18.6


1.04
29.4



75.8



55.8


17.0
33,615
16.1


1.04
37.5
20.7


31)
29.7

71.0
*I9
55.4
17.9
(6,168
16.1


1.05

55-4

301
30.7


.5
S7

17.7
43,905
14.9


1.07

3,6.1


2gg
33.7
74.6
55.3
57.1

4,1,141
18.5


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10-02
10-0)


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14-01

15


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

JUNE 194 9


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT









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


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR SIX MONITHS ENDED WIITH JUNE 1949 ANlD 19481

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

1949 1948 1949 1946 1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 19l8 r





1 I 1 r 1


I I I I E I I


pas2


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close or aoath# ............
2. Traia-ailes (looomotive-propelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Sltena locomotive-propelled trains ...****
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled twaina .....
2-0). Electric locomotive-propelled trains. ............
2-04. Other looomotive-propelled trains ......*



2-09. Light .. *
3. Road looosotive-ailes:
3-01. Principal** *
}-02. helper (exoludae "B* ana trailing ;'A units) *** *

3-5total, ateason17 ** ** *
-0.Total, diesel-electrio a~l;*****************
3-7Total, electrio only... *
j3-08. Total, other (diesel anrd gasoline motor, 'and gselectria)**
Train-switahing loconotive-allest
}-09. Steam loocaotive ******* ******
}*10. Diesel-electria looomotives *********
Id2. E et rooomlr I inal ;dM~;i; ;<16 motr, Mtrio) ..
}-13. Total. .. .. ,* **
5-14. Miles at Iinitil and fin;l terminu'alsincuded in'l itm -13 *
C. Car-mles (thousands):
9-01. Loaded, east ornorth .. .. ..
9-02. Loaded, wrest or south **********
tO}. Loaded, totl... ...... *****
4-4Empty, easter north ** *

1?-07.Loaded and empty, easternort.. .. .. .. .
a-08. Loaded andesapty,wert orsrouth ... . .
14-09. Loadetandempty, total* *
4-10. Caboose. all direetions ..................
4-11. Passenger carrying cars, all directions ******
4-12. Other passenger-train oars, all directions**** ***
5. ames ton-siles of road locomotiaes and tenders (thousands)r
5-01. Coal-burning stena loaoootivs **** **** ***
5-02. Oil-burning steam loom~otives ********
5-0). Diesel-electrio l~ooomtivs.. ..... .**
50.Electrie looomotivae**********************

6. Groas ton-siles of oara, oonltent, and cb~oose (thousands):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steas looomotive trask *** *
'-02. Total in oil-burning steam loooactive tnlrais *****
~O). Total in diaeel-electria locomotive trains**** ***
.-0 ttal in eleotri alo 1aotir t aieso mn ... .

-0.Total in all freip~t trains *********
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents included in' 6-06
Pmi na no-ila ge u ndi nonaau (thousandeasains)* *
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled trains. *******
8-02. 011-burning steas locomotive-propelled trains ****
8-0: Iesel-electriO locomotive-propel~d ledtain *****
80.Electrio locomotive-propelled trains ******

6*OT. Total train-hours* ** *
AVERAGES
9. Awlratsr per mile of road per day:
S)-ol. Tramn-ilae, onlinar ...................
9-02. Net ton-milaes************************
10. Averrage per train-sile (excluding( lght traine):
10-01. Locomotive-sil~e (principal and helper).....******
10-02. Loasen traight ear-miles****** ******
10-03. Empty iraeigt ear-milaes.................*
10-04. total freight car-anles (*zoluding oab~oose)* ****
10-05. Oross ton-silae (excluding loconotiaes and tendrs),. ***
10-06. Met ton-ailes ************
11. Gross ton-miles of looomotivesan ~btendersper' looomotive-mie** *
12* Net ton-milae per leaded ear-mile *********
13. Cammile ratiost
10.Peroent loaded of total freight onalciles, east or north *
1 02 Peroent loaded of total fralght oar-mils, wrest or south .
1 03 Proent loaded of total freight easlmles, all directions *
1 04 Proant east or north of total loaded freight car miles. .*
19. Ave~rpge per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles ************
14-02. Oross ton-anles (ezeluaing loboaomotvesand tenders). *

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


225 551

185 345 020,
66 7 96 3 9 0
4 147 94 6
1 3 2 b
256 290 68 6
18103 7
256 471 72 3
253 339 20. L
3 132 5 2 i

256 400 .92,
14 748494
14 809414
285 958 200
211 210 702
69 701512
5 044 306
1 68 O

19 171 629
3 070 85
33 71

22 581 3 97
4 957 107
5 000 060
4 027 070
9 027 135
2 094 925
5142 565
5 237 4 90
7 094 990
7 169 635
14 264 625
2 57 7 4 1
8 85 &
31 05 L

45 966 92 6
14 180 4 2 6
22 329 25G
1 479 807
15 &
03 956 574
335 545 734
91 139 86 3
199 736 4 3 0
13 694 4 2 0
6410152 04 5
2 161 24 5
291 041 846

2 251 50 6
2 5 714 4 3
3 142 36 3
2399
11 556
15 216 67 5


225 913

239 801113
44 908 47 6
4 719 463

269 450 61;
205 010
209 635622
285 95 223
3 700399

2,9 534 376
19 231080
10 308 i21
3 27 0 73 5 86
274 547189
46 672 440
5 852000
1 95 2
23 113 411
1 853 339
344 454

25 514 222
5 645 24 6
5 705 58;
4 398 716
10 104 2 90
1930 54;
3 31195i
5 242 494
7 636124
7 710 660 L
15 346 791
2 89 47 0

29 54 9

57 998 90 G
18 C548147
15 456 123
1573 52 7
5 u
"3 576 761
4 28 2 50 54 4
124 950 31 i
134 691 186
14 305 421
702 23 197
2 127 463
3;:9 598 20 4

12 379 08 0
3 3 ZO 4 8 7
2 0 93 67 7
2 80 97 3
268
12: 967
1J 0974 50


53070

59 148 OS5
18 8 96 4 5 9
3 200 697

81 245 191
6 912
81 252103
79 790 844
1461259
81 322 03 3
7 623 350
7 030 43 5
95 975 821
71862 531
20 484 36 9
3 628 921

7 306 021
1 503 54
274 7 2

9 084 294
1 548 052

1611261
1167 318
2 978 599
546 338
1 215 809
1 762 147
2 357 619
2 383 127
4 740 746
82 8 7


20 091 01 2
28 568
5 861585
921686

26 902 751
145 787 206
26 24 6
56 343 38 8
10 344 0 2
212 501 84
390 94 2
98 872 265

4 106 4 79
1 028 85 8
175 531
613
5 314 713


53 291
77 644 631
10 616 70 0
3 727 473

91 988 812
7005
91995 817
90 261230
1 73458 7

92 050 393
9 812 677
9 083 813
1 10 946 883
95186b917
11417 935
4 342 031

9 907 890
808 004
293 634
L11009 526
2 045 261

2 059294
1 315 595
3 374 889
479 570
1255100
1734 670
2 538864
2 570 695
5109 559
93 4 5 4

6 61 2

26 115 480
35 520
3 457 863
953 635
30 562 506

192 743 510
58 509
31 640 OS 2
10 775 750

235 218 220
414 299
11 4 566 6 3
5 785 12 6

582 57 b
210 136

6 578 568


7 878

13 369 87 2
224 0 67
400 386

13 994 34 5
13 835 693
158 652

13 996 215
976 576
777 712
15 750 503
14 890 756
226 728
633 019

1 241 601
44 708
24 617

1510 926
92 4 93

301 658
296 674
598 33 i
221607
225 213
446 820
523 265
521 887
1 04515 2
14 2 65
24 7
4 7 3

5 488 303
30 578
279465

5 798 346

49 819 593

201 632
1 609 94 8

51 631 17 3
40 64 9
27 874 526
812 4 17

16 735
27 902

857 05


7 84 7
15 375 780
46 24 8
460 756
-5 88
15 882 784

15 621994
260 790
15 885 333
1 180 20 2
952 392
18 017 92 7
17 241 844
46 938
729145

1420 961
15 293
18 486
1 454 740
118 15 8

341067
329 627
670 694
223 673
232 103
455 776
564 740
561730
1 126 470
16 11 3


6 214 940

5 966

6 564 261

54 653 893

22 600
1 825 92 7

56 502 42 8
54 135
31509 257
999 281

2 991
33 967

1036 239


37 852

32 025 115 1
12 541 58 5

44 366 7OO

44 366 70 0
44 016 979
349 721

443569053
1 385 862
912 484
46 667 599
34 2334 92
12 433907


3 201 685
358 200

3 559 893
839 930
739 813
572 758
1 312 571
305 212
457400
762 612
1 045 025
1030158
2 075183
4 4 3 7
1 5 54
6 12 O

8 247 840
114 36 2
3 636 818

11 999 020

57 368 006
630 13 2
32 591 84 6

90 589 984
430 4 8 9
40 988 940
1 953 32 6
3 314 5
5317 818


2 524 289


37 978
41 929 824
9 570 19 3

51500 017

51 500 017
510533840
466177
51507 611
2 151089
1193 421
54 852 i121
45 212 206
9 639915


3 637 830
258 866

3 896 696
1 058 809

860 316
648 059
1508 375
279 831
464136
743 967
1140147
1112195
2 252 342 i
51 0 6


10 5 90 098
228 443
2 780 741

13 599 282

74 652 037
1 543 27 4
25 614 07 8

101 809 389
428 466
48 156130

2 634 46 7
49 7 2 8
103417 164


126 751

80 801 998
35 334 25 9
546 86 5

116 684 4 5O
17412 5
116 858 575
115 695 686
1 162 869

116 712 991
4 762 706
6 088 780
127 564 4 7 7
90 223 983
36 556 50 8
78236 6
1 6 8 O
7 422 382
1164 398
34 37 4

8 686284
2 476 632

2147 313
1990 320
4 137 633
1021768
1 244145
2 265 911
3 169081
3 234 4 6
6 403 544
116 22 2
17 7 9
18 139 77 3
14 037 4 7 8
12 800 335
278 716
15 5
39 256 457
88 570 929
90 4 83 4 8 5
110 599 570
1 740 38 8
265 429 564
12 99 16 5
123 306 095

2 379 28 4
2 535 0 6 6
1 558 952
36 155
239
10 923
6 520 619


186 797

104 850 87 6
24 6 75 32 7
531234
1 5 6
130 058 999
198 005
130 257 004
129 018159
1238 845

130 051039
6 087 120
7 078 496
143 256 655
116 906 222
25 567 657
780 824
1 95 2
8 146 730
771176
32 334
893258
2 623 01

2 444 90>1
2 105 435
4 550 340
947 468
1360 613
2 308 081
5 392 373
3 466 046
6 858 421
12 8 84
5 97
16 O 9
15 078 386
18 284 17
9 211553
276 537
42 850 714

106 201096
123 348 549
77 414 47
1 703 744

308 708 160
1 230 563
136 476154

2 960 206
3 2 OO 7 59
1 090 947
36 8Li
26(
12 238
73 81286


6.2
7,129
1.06
35.6
20.7
56.3
2,57

32.2



55.
16.9
1(2,069

19.3


6.4
5,983

29.8

17.3

257
j1.2
70.8


5 .6


6,967
1.04

144.1


31.9



57.0

16.6
32,627
15.3


5.6

10.05

6 .3
1 .9
S3.2
2,393


1.07
35.4
18.3
53.7


32.6
74.7
5.0


16.0
38,803
17.9


i.3

37.3
22.1

1,239
2so
33.2

90
60.8



23.6


1.11
37.4
1 .2

56.6


81.1

61.o

14.o
35,755
22.7


1.07
43.2
32.3
75.5



56.6

57.2
50.'

16.3
60,243
23.7


22,o63
1.08
42.9
29.2
72.1
3,617



60.4
56.7
59.5
50.9

15.3
5C,526
21.5


19.


5




17.9
43,773

15.7


9-02



10-1
10-2

10-03

1)-O



14-01
14-0


* Ecludes swritching time of tzain loocaotives at initial and final terminals.
SExcludes 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.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1949 O 850184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
aunBAtU oRrAussoa r 80NOYICS ANID STA'IWHC8














FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWNAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
compiled from 12) reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways d
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

I FOR THE MONTR OF JULY 1949 AND 1948


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


r I .. I 1 I


I I II I I I I II


126 7441
18 314 913 2-01
4 748 809 202

23162 960 2-OC
25189 414 2-07
22 943 265 2-08
246 149 2*09



25 591 727 0

143 503 )0

1525 179 ).09
151 953 }-10
74 17O


456 020 4-01
360 448 1(-02



622 731 I-07
641 175 4-08
1263 906 4-09

4 36 3 412


1740 229 $O
53 202
7 728 4695-






25 354 634 7

211 08 -0
1 807 O 2 8

1 329 56 9 8-07


I 1 I


* Soludes switohing time of tran looomotives at initial and final terrminls.
E xcludee Missourt and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in ooeration.


m


INTERSTATE COM MERbCE COMMISSION
bURLBAU OF TRANSPORT CO~NOUICB AND SEA M gC


ITEM
NO.


ITIEM


AGGREGATES

2 ia-oflsad (loaot-mepl~ Mand toroar traine):. ...
2-01.8Bteamlocomotive-propelled traina.. . .
20 Deel-eleo tri lcwripo pee trains
2-0 Other locomaotive-propelle d trained .......
.ooorprple 1 train
2078.Total train-siles. . .. .
2-06 rdinary ... . .
-j. Road lo ooe re-ades:. ...........
-01. Principal . .. .. .
3-02. Helper (exaludes 'B* and trailing;; ;A uis) ... .

-0 Total, atessonly. . .. .
Total, diesel-electric onrly........
I3- al 8. h (b a .land gasoline motor, 'and gaselectrio)
Train-switabing looosotive-ailes:
J-09. Stea loomnotive ....... ......
3-10. Diesel-eleotric locomotive s .........
F~. 1e ceeomie (4 C s .nd pmothe soior/Mn eleotrief ,,,,


0C. Loaded,eoastor north .. . ..
40. Loaded, west or south ..........******...



4-07. Loaded and empty,east ornorth........ :
P08. Loaded and empty, west or south ...............
409. Loaded and empty, total ...................

4-12. Other passenger-tlran oars, all drrections*... ...
5* Gross ton-miles of road laomootives and tendaes (thousands)t
C- .Di sl- elnigetrio loomottres .........

El-c .E cl~ocomotives .

6. Groe a o M ies of oars, cd~ents, 'and' oakoses (thousands):...



-1. -aile In u talourng eewa u (ousnsoi tayn sttos:...
'6-2.T!talbun ai-unn eadam looletr tra a
603,V T t i e s r- lero 1po~ tla trains
8-06. Motorar-p aerloplled ot~rain n ********
8-7 Total rin -hou rs.. ... ... ... ... .**

9-01. Trtainsles, oratinge riary .n .otnrioue .n ..... ...
9:*t o-02. ret t n-sle .n n seu ... .. ... ... ..
10.avenghues perlul train-ml(exhinoig liht rains): t~~oj
10-01. CoL-u i Ial ocomotie-mies priniplan elped r)in. .........

10-02 G-hroson-ilges exoud looooipcmotives taindendr) ..
1%0: Met to-al les O r. -I~.~ .. .. .........
1.Gsstlon-misof locomotives andell teandespeloooieae ..


1). Craraeemeile ratiosterdaJ
1}-01. Peroentiloae, ofbN toa rih a-iees rnrh..
902. Peont taloadeso ol eih a-ieetorouh.
1O. Avelrges per tr~nain-hour:~ g'i~'tJa
14-01. Trao tinb-mile plcla .n .... .... ... ..


14-02 Ororossae son-sles ezldig ooootve and tenerp~'loders). .


1.erFo~n torainswtching ours aoth way tatin lofde totl tan-ort c~~


225 419
273508 590
i609 23
681
403398185
40430 953
39 944 321
486 632
40*12 96 3
2017 700
2 239 37 7
44 670 040
30 905 552
13 027 839


2? 878 015
606 935
54 O5 7


832 313
616 780
1449093
324 808
539019
863 827
1157121
1155 799
i 312 920

6 98 4


4155 599
217 09
13 275 075






59123 48


2 15 9

5368452


225 623
39864 829
B 81 244
288
49317 431
49 345 104
48 670 020
675 089
49 38 415
32858 301
3072 442
55 669 158
45 706 051
9 008 435
954 336

3891671
374 486
54 69O



990 42 7
'7506 80
172104 7
33155 8
607 12 6
1321985
1337 746
2 659 731
69 5 32



2 926 354
260 208
16 104 509




57 95 046

195 5 8


405 469

1 82 4
S029 758


55014
8 377 935
3429096

18:289 675
12 290 831
18:0 73670
216 961
12299636 s
1059840
1001889
14 360167
10 089s05 2
3 720182
550 933

1013 66 a
286 )99
46 02O2


;2810 95
170 01
45511
7909
192 81
271 91
3642O
362 82 9
727031



1044 6

147038
4019 285



14 5706 270
57 03 85

10 93 8 5
7884 13 5


53 078
12 404 670
2?250 603

15 251610
15 252 829
14 941914
310 915
15 863710
1613 184
14 61784
18 358678
15 251 233
2 394 679
692 766

1556 217
164 916
44 O7O



344 086
210 939
555 02
80 441
213 584
294 02
424 527
424 523
849 050
15 4 6



700 478
152 846
5 090 027




19419 94
68970928



10938 51


1753556 5
4 154
18403 1
1841063
1824162
16 901
1841254
89 258
84 72 8
2015240
1903761
49610
61 669

161 910
8 885
1 315


35 93 7
37 791
73 728
26708
24 958
51 666
62 645
62 749
125394

5 7



26 915
730 972





3147 715


103 94
3717


110168


7849
2 578 790


2 663 513
2663 515
2417 831
45 682
2 664 001
196 967
152 627
3013595
2 886 373
9155
118 067

241085
1754
3 659



56 821
57 235
114 056
38 845
39 602
78 447
95 666
96 837
192 6503

111


1146
54160
1107 319






5 469 954
166161
774


172 515


37 807
4066 713
2 206 291

6 273 004
6 27300 4
6 232 388
40 616
6 272 889
129106
120 228
6 522 22 3
4 301 584
2 220 639


435 957
65 406




103032
85 979
189011
46 803
61750
108553
149 835
147 72 9
297 564





640 773

16 96 45 8






5 799 607


100 972


354 64 9


37 952
6 566 456
1672 892

8 239348
8 239348
8 167 005
72 3543
S259 966
296 449
188 743
6 725 158
7041970
1683188


569190
55 863




133 500
101 998
235 498
45 561
73 213
118 774
179 061
175 211
354 272





484 501

2 178 694






7 718 509


73 652


478 267


126 70 9
13110384
6 794750
681
19 994 44 3
20 026 05 5
19 813901
21i:154
19 999182
740 09 6
10 3313 2
21772 410
14611155
7 0374*08
123089

1 266 482
246345
5 64 O



408 23 9
322 997
731 236
172 200
259 495
431695
580 439
582 492
1162 931



43656

: 828 36





i4300608


1462 O 5
211157189


1.05
36.3
21.6


297
31.0
71.9

57.
17.1
43.250
19.6


7.0
8,292
1.07
35.3

2,527
289

iE.7

57.5

416.3
1o.593


8Z,d27

37.7
60.2
2,662

31.9


62.6


40, 90
21).0


1.11

19.7
56.8
2,661
1,302
278
35.0
41.1




37,898
23.2


7.5
12,95)




3,308
1,737
36)
43.0
57.'
60.2


16.
5'(,77
211.6


22,461

43.6
30.o
73.5
3,721
2,089
48.o
59.4
59.1
59.2
9q.8
1 .1
56, 61
22.0


6.0

1.ok
14.6


250

7L1.6

56.7
17 .2
?3, 34
16.0


1.02
30.5
17.1

931
260
30.7
68.8

63.5

17.7
36,270
18.1


5, 478
1.01
36.9
21.8
5a.7
2,594
314
29.1
70.3
,5.5
55-8
17 9
46,oes
16.4


5.o

35.8
19.5
55.1
2,502
1,105
302
31.1

51 2

55.9
17.r
llj,169
14.9


9-01
9-02
10-01
10-02


10-0
10-04
11-o


19


Ic Is~a3r. cjYq/7


3 1262 08851 6371 allll


Statemnut No. M.-211 (OS-A)
JUY T


W.~ B~O~lTORY


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT























































































9-01

10-01
10-02
10-03


11
12

1 02





15


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECNOMICS AND STAtllC8r


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 123 reports of freight train statistics representing 1j2 railways d

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY 1949 AND 194R


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


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

1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 194d 1949 1948 1949 1968


I I 11 I 1 II .*


I 1 1 I -


Urlur a Mtes P a~d ri ntain 10 m~otir at intia teandofinal terrinals.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


I I r I
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1950 O 850184


Pag. 2


AGGREGATES

2.tal-mia 1 8 1 te-m a ro e a d ao oboar traine): ***....

2-0 De1*otrieot locmtve-ro-pelleed tris... ... ...
2-0 Other locomotive-propelled trains .......

0 Iorom -p oeed .trains
208. total train-miles... .... .. .. .
2-06 .rdinary,... .. .. ... ...
3. Road looon emailes:*.********.***... .. ...
3-01. Principal ................*****.**
3-02. Relper (exaludes 'B' and trailing 'Asunts* ** .. .

3-.To al, looootel-miles.i ..... .....
/-*0.rQ Total,ateasonly. . .. .
0.total, ieel-eri olecreol ...........
3- 8. toa eher (brio yand gasolmne mortor, and ga electrio
Train-switching loo~motive-mles:
3-09. Stesa locomotives... ....... ..
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotives .........
51. *te 1 om 1w ( ineel an paol%*L;otor, M destirief. ,


CO. Loaded, east or north ...................
l02 Loaded,west or south .. .*... ...
Loadlednd.totl ... ... .... ..
Empty, easter north ** *** **. ...

0.Loaded and empty, east or north~ ......
.Loaded and empty, west or soutth ..............
609. Loaded and empty, total. .... .. ...
-it:. C:"::>rar"1'!":i-ar.a'::: :::: droi
-12. Other passenger-train oars, all direotions.... ...
5* Grees ton-siloe of road locomotives and tenders (thousands)t
501. Coal-burning steam loom~otivs .... .... ...
02.: Oil-burningr stea locooies... .... ...
*Dioeel-electrio lDoomotivea **. ... ...
El~ n~trl cloo aoives

6. GroeO tol~~ a sof one, o;)en;ts, and ~b;oabose (thousanlds):....
8~: fot:l i" "bumng ung u as o i tna .
0Total in diesl-elnngsetri locomrotive trains. ..*******
total I l coiolocomotir tm arma.... .

607. 1oalo papse go tti cars and contents inoluded in' 06
1: no to-l,rrm nation Tenue ( bousnda ttos)****

0~nhor tedrodn~ trainsaiohn *or a t ttorj
6- 1. Moto-brean proplle Looains rpel~ *** *** *** **
8*07.Totaltbrain-hotu rs....................** a

9. 0V Avrge eori als oof re-ad peler day:
9-01. OThraislooaotrdinaryple . ..............
9-02. Betton-mleso~ ..... ..... ....


10.Avraesper traina-ile (excudnglibtght tz ing
100.Loomaotive-alles (principal and helper*** ....
10-02. Loaded tright ear-milaes******************
10-0 Empty fmigt aa~~r-mls..................
100.Total freight ear-ailes (excluding oaboose)* ***
10-05 ross ton-siles (exolatling locomotives and tenders). ....
10-0 Net ton-ailes....... ........
11. Groea ton-milae of loocaotives and tende'prs looomotive-aie.. .
32, Net ton-alles per loaded can-stle ..................
1). Caymle ratios!
1}-01. Peroent lo~aed of total freight onaicales, east or north .
1 2. Peroent loaded of total fright car-miles wrest or south .
1 0 Peroent loaded of total fright onwa~lles all directions, ,
13- 1. Percent east or north of total leaded freight onalcales. *
14. Averages per train-hour:

14-02. rossa ton-stles (exoluding looeotaives ;and tnders), ..

15. Pazwent train-switching hours at way stations of to~tal train-hour* .


225 534


4 757 571

296 688 80

296 902 676
293 283 523
3 619 153
296 813 25 5
16 766 194
17 048 791
330 628 240
242116G254
82 729 351
5 7 80 198

22 049 644
3 677 794
387 77 6



5 832 37 6
4 643 850
10 476 220
2 419 733
6 101517
8 252 111
8 325 4 34
16 577 :45

38 L04 i

?,e 5 74 5 2v
16 4 73 5 4 5
26 484 U55
1 697 416
97 231 64 9


236 859 894
16 654771
742 598 077
336 033 311


3 734 711

13 690
17 584127


225 870


5 490 533
1 84 0
338 748 063

338 980 726
334 605 230
4 375 480
338 872 791
22 489 389
21368 616
382 730 796
320 253 240
55 668 932
6 806 336

27 005 082
2 227 85 ~
399 353



6 6 96 00 9
5129 336
11 8253545
2 262100
3 919 07 8
6 181 17 6
8 958 109
9 048 414
18 006 583
11 0
36 081
67 639 286
21 825 705
18 362477
1633 735

109 681 270


160 648 350
16694103
825 224 776
387 593~ 251


24 9914

14 791
21 127 210


5306.3


3 683 341

93 534 866

93 542 934
91 864 714
16 78 220

93 621 67 1
8 682 590
8 031 7 27
110 335 968
81 951583
24 204 551
4 179 854

83519 687
1 789 844
10 4O 830
1 760 7

2 096 386
1337351
3 433717
625435
1408 685
2 034 060
2 721 821
2 745 956
5 467 777
9 9
7 715

22 914 290
32 918
6 906164
1068 664

30 922 036

166 357 698
66 367 099
11 881 36
244 637 675

113 378 551



1202 909

721
6 102 559


53 259


4 523 810

107 240 42

107 248 646
105 203144
2 045 502

107 314 103
11 425 861
10 545 597
129 285 561
1 10 438 150
13 812 614
5 034 797

11 464107
972 920
337.704



2 403 380
1526 534
3 929 914
560 011
1468 684
2 028 69
2! 963 391
2? 995 218
5 956 609
108 921


30 344 840
42 871
4158 341
1106 481

35 652 533
224 O 6 57

58 329 061
125827892
274 981292

132 906 613


702 589

851
7 627957


126 790


630 314

15221959
153 446 416
151 961424
14 84 994
153 261 77 7
7 238 821
8 347 784'
168 848 382
137 432 697
30 489 07 0
924 327

96 71909
923129
39 504

10038 100(

2 900 92 b
2465 883
5 366 tc08
1114179
1641340
i:755 519
4 015 104
4 107 223
i;122?32 7
151 84
20 485

17 766 900
"1 530 68 :
10 951782
329 739
50 5 79 181


50 521 836
2 03900b

366 104 533
161 830 788


1 30 0 3

13 940
6 710 85t


7 880


438 737

15 835408

15 8354 08
15 659 855
175 553

15 837 4 69
1 065 834
862 4 40
17 765 74 3
16 794 517
276 358
694 88 8

1403 511
53 593
26 932

1 484 OS

337 595
334465
672 060
248 315
250171
498 486
585 910
584 636
11i70 546
16 167

530
6 185 776

37162
306 360

6 529 31 8

55 666 08 8
245 670
1 753 958
57 665 716

31 042 24 1






967 222


7 847


536 409

18 546 297
18 546 297
18 239 82
306 472

18 549 334
13 77 169
1105 019
21 051522
20128 217
56 093
847 212

1 668 046
17 047
22 14 5
1 0158

397 888
3866862
784 750
262 518
271 705
534 223
660 406
658 567
13518 973
18 82 3

675
7 266 953

7112
397 515
76 71 580
64 088 61

26 560
2?127 506

66 242 683

36 979 211


3765
-9 5

1208 752


37 846




50 639 704

50 639 704
50 249 367
390 337
50 641 94 2
1 514 96 8
1052 712
53 189 622
38 535076
14 654 546


S637 642
423 614

4 061296

842 84 5
658 737
1 501582
352 015
519150
871165
1 194 860
1 177 887
2 372 747
50 612
6 677
9 298 109
119 77
4 277 591

13 695 47 8
64 59 7

38 212 37 4

103 462 966

46 788 547


638 790


2 878 938


37 974




59 739 365
59 739 365
59 200 845
536 520
59 747 57 7
2 447 538
13 70 216
63 565 331
52 254 176
113511155.


4 207 020
314 729

4521749

993 816
750 057
1 743873
325 392
537349
862 741
1319 208
1 287 406
2 606 614
59 209

6 870
12? 260 58
252 149
3 265 242

15 777 97 6


29 970 899

117 896 268
55 874 639


490 816


3 579 646


126 745

63 54 93
4 29 0 0 9

136 678 89

135 509 587
1 375 04 3

136 712 17 3
5 502 802
7 121 912
149 336 867
104 83507 8
43 593 916
9054 55

8 688 804
1 410 74 3
40 014

10 14518

2 55r, 55 2
2 313 317
4 868 869
1193 968 e
1503 638
2 697 606
3 749 520
3 816 955
7 566 475
136 090

23 120
14 177 354
16 320 849
15 263 938
322302
46 084 017


132 034 751

336 8317'6

144 823 972


185 560

la 8 6
7 635 4 06


6.1
7,028
1.06


5.5 2
1,116
294
32.1


55.8

16.9
42,2'31

19.3


7.0
s,o56
1.07
35.3
18.5
~53.8


32.8





16.0
39,060
18.0


8.2
10,079

37.'
22.1

59 5
280
33.0


62.8
61.1

15.3
40,088
23.7


9.4
18,582
1.07

3 .8

1,92




57.4
50.2
16.4
59,62o
23.8


5,432

1.03
29.9
17.3
47.2
2,059
9131
257

31.2


56.1
17.6
35,938
18.0


9.3
11,716
1.11


2, 14
1,26)
276

81.1

61..


36,049
22,s


22,125
1.08
43.0
29.3
72.3
3,632
2,027
365
47.1
60.2
5rs.7
59.5
50.7

15.3
54,r03
21.6


6,908
1.06

wl.o
1,91



32.0



16.7
32,935


5.0
5390
1.04
15.9
19.9

1,069
309
29.7


64.3
52.5
17.
hh8,11
1~5.4


5.6
5,0992
1.05
115.1
S4


30.2


66.1

17.6
42,029
14.4













FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
compiled from 121 reports of freight train statistics representing 130railways 4
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THIE MONTH OF ALUGUST 1949 AUND 1948I


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


~aha I raL~ I I 1 I ~_1._


UNIV. OF' FL. LiB.
DOCUS~JIESE.






U.S. DEPOSITORY


I 11 111 .


I I I


1 1 I


* Soludes switching time of trrin looomotives at initial and final t~ratans
E xcludes Missouri and Arkansra By. Co, Road not in operation. Also Missouri Illinois Ry. Co.
and Missouri Paclifi Ry. Co. vbioh filed go reports.


UNIVERSITY OF Fl ORIDA 1

IllIIlllllllIIIIIIIlIIlIlIIl lllIIll INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 5910 aun~va u oF ansarr acD~NomCB~s sAlrNDSA


ITEM
NO.


UNITED STATES


ITEM


19Yq


91 9


AGGREGATE~S
1. Milos ofroad operated at olo*90fa nath .. . ..
2. Tzela-alaes (looomotive-propelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Btemalocomotive-propelled trains. .. .
2-02. Diesel-electrie locomotive-propelled trains .....
2-0). E1*otrio locomotive-propelled traias. ............
2-04. Other looomotive-propelled trains .......
2-05.Total loomotive-propel~lettrata.. .. .. .
2-6 otoreal-propelled trains ........,

2-09. Light.. .
3. Road locooative-miles:'
-01. Principal .. .. .. ..
5-02. Helper (exoludoe B' ana tml~in'g; ;A nits) *** ..
B .Li ht .. ,

0 Total, atean only. .. .
.Total, diesel-electric oal;. . .
0.Total, eleotric only~. ................ ...
J-08. Total, other diesell and Basoline motor, anrd gaselectria).
Train-switching looomotive-milae:
3-09. Steaalocomotive. .. .. .. .
5-10. Diesel-electric looomotives .........
51. *te 1 a ofir (u0 aob eothemakr/M eleet~o) .
F-1. Total.. .
3-1 Miles at initi'al and la terminalsisoludd in'~o ite )1)
9. Casakles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, aest or north ...................
4-02. Loaded,wrestor south . .
4-0.Losedd, total.. .
4- .Epty, eastor north .. .

4-07. Loadet and eepty, astern~orth. .. :
eO. Loated andempty. wst or south ........
11-09. Loaded andemnpty, total ... .. .
4-10. Caboose. all theaotions ..................
l-11. paseenger oarrying carrs, ll theatiions ....
4-12. Other paesenger-train oars, all cireetions.... ...
5. Gzees ton-ailoe of read locomotiaes and tender (thousands)r
01.C oal-burnnlg stea alnOmtivs*. .. .. .. .
02.01-burningsrteamlocomotives. .. .
5-0). Diesel-electrio looomotivoes.. ...... ... ...
5-o. Electria locomotives. ....................
5-0) ~Othe locomotivs**l ...... .....
6. Grees ton-miles of oars, co~nlltent, anld obooses (thousands):
6-01. Total in ooa1-buratag ateaa looomotive trains .......
OE0. Total in oil-burning eteam locoasetive trains. ........
6-0 otal In diesel-electriI O locomotive trans. .......
.Total In electria loomlotive trains *******
6-0~ otal in other. looomotiv sat mfotoro f;wina** **
60Total in all frregt trains. .
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents included in' 6-06
I* Net tonaQles, nrevenu and neanrenue (thussd) ... ...
8,Trainhoura (Iin~luding train-switching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled trains. .......
8-02. Oil-burning steam locomotive-propelled Strins ....
S-0d. DIsael-electrio 1locmtive-Iproplle twins ........
8-.Electrio looomotive-propelled trsins *****
8-05. Other locomotive-pampelled trains ******
8-6 otoroarpropelled trains .......**
8-07. Total train-hours .. .. .. .. ..
AVERAGES
9. Avra~ges per mile of zoad per days
9-ol. Train-sites, orinarr .....*******.-*****
9-o2. set ton-miles ............
10. Aveae per train-s ie(xludinglight strain):
100.Loom~otive-stles (principal and helper)........***
10-02. Lossed not~t ear-stles ....*************
10-03. Emptl frei ~t eal~~r-als....*********** **
10-04. pT t~l~otal ftwi t ea~r-alle(exoludbin oaboose)* ****
100 ross ton-siles (excluding locomotives and tenders). ****
11. Gross ton-siles of looomotiees nd' tendrb ;Cper loaoomtive-all. *
12. Met ton-alaes per loaded casal **** **** ****
1). Canle~l reticas
1 01, Peroent loaded of total freight ear-ailes, east or north *
1 02. Peroent loat*A of total fright ear-stlaes, wet or south *
1 Od. Percent loaded of total highst on~cmiles all dtreetions* *
l1 Percent east or north of total loaded freight onal~loes'**
14). Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-stses. .......................
1C02. ross ton-anes (excluding loboomrotie uad tenders). *
15. Peroent Smaia-switching hours at way stations of total twin-hours* *


218036
272i 33908
12 568 791
652 114
40 460 27 3
32 3 4
40 49;2807
39 997 07 3
495734
40 476 05 6
2 097 30 5
2 310 662
44 884 023
jO0934 56 8
13152 782
791140
55 3 3
3057372
651 814
57 07 7
3 766 689
811 557
851110
643393
1494 503 I
311 946
536 24 5
848191
1163 05 6
1179638
i 342 694
40 5 8 9
1 8 4
4 5 6
6 808 641
2122 441
4 226 537
2 32 04 7
1417
13359108 3
51 392 28 1
13 427 99 2
37 719 24 5
i:120 091
22 0 8 6
104 6 1 69 5
356 75 9
47 107 25 2
1 3 72 40 71
4 00 5 9 8
610 510
37 3 3 5
2 3 7
2 13 6
2 423 22 9


216461
393 01065
8 560 554
807 393
2 9 0
48 669 306
38 3 2 8
48 707 634
46 046 651
661 985
486 91181
3 210 579
3117 699
55 019 459
45124 969
8 901169
992 969

j 889 917
386 617
61 9 6
4 336 967
962 643
988 001
763 60 2
1 751 60 3
343 03 2
589 032
932 064
1331035 9
1352 653
2 683 66 7
48 7 5 0


9 7095t14
3137 t57
2 904 509
274 927
16 026 817

74 997 6 9
21 330 6 5 5
26 094 527
2: 540 091
1249471 58
395 714
59 637 405
1 990 07 5
572 9 56
404 j04
47 5 25

2 478
3017 356


5 8848
8 582 042 i
3 6 60 620 O
500 469
12 743131
1 23 6
12 744 36 7
1Q 535129
209238
12 755 049
1113050
1063067
14 931166
10 392 64;2
3 963 90
574 62:4

10 9212
315 54
47 59
1455 25
227 95
297 23)S
185130
482 37
79 500
193 23
272 733
376 734
378 37
755 100



2 911 22
4521
1113 838
149 67 5

4179 26 2
21 343 714
5 14 2
10 781i 633
1618 229
5 E
33 740 770
73 33 3
15 596 096
597 784
67 O
201 863
27 60 3

118
828039


52 906
12 587 934
2: 363 122
607 010
15 558 066
1 19 8
15 559 264
15 261 319
297 945
15 571 265
1645 928
1475185
18692 378
15 486 444
2 516 808
689 126

15 90 550
172 900
48 681
1 812131
301306

357 937
228 009
585 946
84 296
212 494
296 790
'442 235
440 503
882 736
15 7 72


4 3113526
7713
747 772
150 140
5 216 951
32 756 466
23 OO 4
7 193 654
1791 428
41764 L24
73 107
20 809 094

922 152
127 31
33 10 0
120
1 032 722 i


7889
1892 834
54 874
43 035
1991343
1991343
1973 560
17 783
1 991 612
111 218
97 108
k199 938
S0 74 4 55
55 4235
70 058 B

189111
10 238
2 60
201 958
12 937
39 023
46322
85 345
33 827
26 823
60 65O
72 850
73145
145995



764 951

7 420
30 56 4
802 935
6 906 12 E
51 42 5
165 673
7123223
5 78 4
3 802 56 9
116 56 9
4 323


123727


7849
2 826 334
12 079
85 811

2 924 224
2 924 224
2 881 922
42 302
2 924 788
200 7 78
158 722
3 284 2 88
3140 415
12195
131 678

263 592
904
4 782
269 278
22 907
58 501
68 499
127 000
50 340
41 073
91 413
108 841
109 572
218 413
27 2
11 2
1146 290
1 390
61 4 84
1 209172
10 692 5 54

8 380
338 135

11039 067
11 5 77
6 208 99 5
182 611

1100


189 84


4 290 10 7
L 255 47 9

6 545 506
6 545 5?6
6 493560
52 026
6 545 646
150 936
125 "50
6 822 532
45 51 583
i 270 94 9


496 776
72 776

569 552
125 624

112 497
93366
205 86 3
45386
64 828
110 214
157 803
158194
316 077



1114 869
5308
6 62 86 2

1 783 03 9
79 31 652
31 890
5 8 72 2 8 8

5 383830
45 00 7
6 342 97 6
275 08 7

105 715


382 791


37 949
6492 928
1 714 64 5

8 207 573
8 207 572
6 143364
64 209
8 208 692
308 516
1908023
8 708 031
6 982 031
17260 00


567 853
55 569

623 422
163 04 3
135 859
1,7 473
243332
46130
70 287
116 417
181 989
177 760
359 74 9
8 14 2


16 51 788
22355
497 957

2 172 100
11 798 62 5
153 19 O
4 558 414

16 510 229
53 370
8 031 599

396 167
4 931
75 621


478719


119 700
12 468 925
6 597 818
108 010
5 4 6O
19180 213
31 2 9 6
19 211511
18 99462 4
216687
19183 749
722 10
102453
20 930 38
13 915 88
686250
146 45

12 793641
253 260
6 670

1539 920
445 038
402 356
3185866
720 922
153233
251361
404594
555 589
569 927
1125516
1 8 9 5 4
1 10
2 6 5 6
2?017593
2112 612
2 442 417
51 80 6
1417
6 625 847
15 210 790
13 390 96 O
21013 699
336189
22 O 34
499 73872
221 63 5
21 56j C11

382 96 7
3 97 9 36
298 611
6 89 7
2 37
2 01
10 88 66


119757
17 293 867
4 470 708
114 572
2 96
21 979 443
37 1 3
22 016 573
21 759046
257 527
21 96 436
1055 357
1292 969
24394 762
19i516 07 9
4646166
172 165
35 2

1467922
157 244
6 520
1634136
475 387
435 704
359 621
795 325
162 266
265178
427 444
597 970
624 793
1222 769
21 66 5


2600110
3 107 7 8
1657 3821
63 30
7 428 594

19 750 04
21 154 4 6
14 334 079
410 530
55L,657 663
;55 660
24 587 324

487 14
567 9 7O
200 260
8 1 5 0i
4 EB y1


1.05
37.4
21.2

586

629

5.2


16.7
43,199
20.3


7.1
6,so6
1.07
36.5


1,241
291
34.0
7.2
5 5


16.1
41,418
18.6


7*7
9,521



60.2
2,6 2
1, W
280

32-3
Js.$





24.7


93 4


57.8

279
35.5



61.1

38,57'
23.3


30.7


~6

53.6


16.1
57,572
25.5


1.02
31.7
17.0
48.7
2,131

30.8
71.3
5.6
7.1

36,145
19.3


6.9


1(4.3



86 ;


55*8
17.1
34,4ss
16.0


11.8



31.7
75.8

2,

%:




15.4
5s,105
21.6


5.1
5,758


21.3
59.3
2,631
~3
29.
72.4

55.8
17.6
45,904
16.8


le \ e. : af ts. r


Statement No. M.-211 (08-A
AUGUST 194 9


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


6,623

:1.os
19.6
56.2
2.558
1,130
3o5
30.9


6.o


1,3,966
15.3


9-01
9-02
10-01
lo-o2



11
12


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

15











FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 121 reports of freight train statistics representing 130 railways i
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAl. COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR EIGHT KONTHS ENDED VWIT AUGUST 1949 AND 19B8

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1949 1948 1949 94 1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 1948
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at aloe or oDnth #....... 218 33 5 2.18 67 9 52 8 61 53 065 7 08 1 7 84 7 37 817 37 9711 119 751 119 7 61 1
2. Train-siloe (looomotive-propell~e and motoroar trained :
2-01. Steam looaotive-propelled trained 233 540 268 310 240 80 2 75 975 15 102 482 924 17 016j 264 20 780 904) 40 381 935 54 989 20C 100 166 911 131 987 766 2*01
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled train; 88 973 13 6 60 2?93 52 5 25 985 911 15 230 433 528 115 67 39 16 OOZ 35 5 12 957 730 45 855 7 55 32 037 965 2-02
2-03 E1*otro l~o~oomoive-popalel tle ins............ 5 409 685 6 2 97 92 6 4 183 810 4 930 820O 4 82 17 2 622 220l -I 743 B 031 744 8602-0
20.Other locomotive-propelled traine .... .... ....7 4 69 2 14 4 -- 7 4 6 2 14 420
2-05 Total looomotive-propelled etas... .... 327 930 558 376 634 397 106 144879 122644717 17 829 751 2470) 521 57 185 290 67 946 930 146 773 636 14 778761 2-05
2-6 otorealc-papelled trains 246 339 2 71 011 9 304 9 422 237 035 261589 2-06
2-07. Total train-aile............ 328 176897 377 105 408 106 154 183 122 653 599 17 826 751 21 470 521 571i8 2 9 0 67 946 93 147 0106C73 165 034 360-0
2-08.0r~dinary.............. 324 110 4 08 372 131621 104 267 979 120 311933 17 633415 21 121 74 7, Tj742 927 67 344 20 145~4G6 087 163353 73 2-0
2-09. Light............. 4 066 4 89 4 973 787 1 886 204 2 3416661 193 336 548 774 442 36 3 602 729 1 544 58 6 16 8061 B 2*09
3. Road locomotive-ailes:
-01. Pinclpal............. 328070725 376981018 1016243602 122731057 17829081 2147412 571871588 67956869 146 810 45 164 819 570 -1
-02 Helpe (exolude *B" ana tmiin "A nt)..... 18 60 4 8 5 25 356 214 9 793 16 13065 919 1 177 05 2 1 577 94 1 665904 2756 054 b 974 36 1 7 936 294 -0
-0.Tallocomotive-ales. ................. 365 857 701 426 565 935 125 130 535 147 815 907 19 965 681 24 315 810 60 012 15 4 72 273 362 160 749 351 182 160 8356 -0
-0.otatl, steam on~ly 266 300 229 356 077 705 92 207 870 125 762562 18 868 972 23 268 63 43 086 659 b9 236 207 112 136 728 47 810304 3-05
0.Total, diesel-electric oaly 92 978 16 4 62 686 28 5 28 168 187 16 329 42 2 331 763 68 28 8 16 925 4 95 13 037 155 47 558 719 33 281 48 30
07.otl~eecrionl............. 6571 3 7' 7 799 305 4 754 4 7 5 723923 764 946 978 890 1 05 913 1 096 49 }-07
Fi-08. Total, eloter (ies anlJ.d gasoline motor, and gas-electrio). 7 97 1 2 6 0- -- 7 97 1 2 64 01 }-0
Tzain-switahing looomotive-aees:
)-09.S9teamlocomotives ................... ... 24 441610 30141231 9 292766 12 916 969 1 592 622 1929 563 4 134418 4 774 873 9421784 10 523 751 }*09
3-10. Diesel-electric locomlotives 4 265 126 2 587 976 2 103 6 9 1 145 880O 63 831 17 951 4 96 9 0 3 70 98 1 6i01 207 1 053 907 3-10
).11. Electnrioooomotives .......... 44853 461336 36848 3 8638~ 29)54 26 927 -~ 48 48024 11:
J.12, Other losometives (dleesel ad peoline motor, and aseleetrio) 6 O5 4 4 OO8 --O5 4 4 OO8 1
3-3. Total........ .. .... 29 157 643 33194 551 11 764 912 14 449174 1 685 994 1970 516 4630 808 5 145 171 11 075929 11629 690 1
}-14. MIles~ at initial ard' final' terirminal inclde in' item }-1). 6 250 10 3 7 4 79 66 1 907 717 2 564 65 6 116 08 1 160 22 8 1 081 00 O 1 389 064 3 145 297 3 365 713 1
h. Ca~nmiles (thousanda):
4-01. Loaded, eastor north......... 6 5244 5 2 7 484 129 2392 351 2759 7041 376 61 456 89 95554 2 1 129675 2 800 141 3138 361 4-01
1(-02. Loaded, west or conth .................. 5 139 316 5 739 331 1 521 673 1753 682 380 787 455 361 752 103 857 530 2 484 753 2 672 756 4-02
4-0).Loaded, total............ 11 663 766 13223 46 3 914 024 4 513 386 757 405 911 750 1707 4 45 1987 205 5 284894 5 e11119 40
4-4Empty, steor north' ......... 2651054 2526 55 704 64 f 643 940 2 82142 312058 397 4 02 57152 1 866 865 1197 93540
4-5.mpywetosot ................. 4 1Q2109 4 393 67 7 1 601 011I 1680 384 276 99 4 312 778O 5 83 978 607C36 1 660126 1 792 87 9 0
LO.h tyo ............. 6 773163 6 919 932 2 05656 23524324 559136 625 636 981 380 979150 2 926 99 2 990 814 O
4-07.I steandemapty,ea;t'ornorth......... 9 175 506 10 010384 3 096996 3 403 64 4 658 76O0 769 24 7 1 352 74 4 1 501197 4 067 006 4 36 296 1-07
4-08. Loastaand espty,we~t orsouth....... 9 2614 2 10 133008 3 12264 3 434 06 657 78 1 768 139 1 336081 1 465 166 4144879 4 465 637 4-0
4-09. Loaded and empty, total ......... 1 436 951 20 143 392 6 219 680 6 837 710 1 316 54 1 1 537 386 2 680 82 S 2 966 363 b 211 885 U 801 933 1C-09
4-10. Caboose, all directions 329 87 377 053 108 4 21 124 539 18 24 2 21 7941 57 14 O 67 351 146 075 163 569 4-10
l-11. Paseenger oarrying cars, all dizeottons..... 11 91 4 12 85 61 7 271 1 9 3 31 5 4 73 2 2 O 2 2 4 1 7 6 66 7 8 9 4-11
4-12. Other passenger-traia oars, all dlrections*.... 42 2 O 40 9 6 8 87 94 9 2 4 51 5 9 31 7 87 7 2 3 9 7 4 9 O1 26 5 7 91 23 4 4 6 4-12
5. Gresl ton-siles or road locomotives and tender (thousands)(
01. Coal-burning steam looomotivs .... .... 57 904 7 82( 75 254 5 58 25 802 322 34 630 71 3 6 950 7 271 8 413 243 10t 412 97 8 13 912 73 14 738 75 1 e 8 29 22> 5-01
0.Oil-burning steam looomotives 18 2 86 60 O 4 6 41 514 37 4 3 9 50 5 8 4 12 5 0 8 6 2 74 5 O 4 18 12 6 O7 ii 24 316 4 2 0
=I-0).Diesel-electrio lomootives..........., 2 9 911 117 20723 124 8019 97 1 4 906 1131 44 5 8 21 51 0 4 940 45 3 3 76 199 16 906111l 12 045508 0
5-4Electrio loocaotivs............ 1 929463 2 108 662 1 218 3 39 1 256 621 53694e4 4 58 999 374 160 3 930550
5-o5 other locomotive ......... 17 7 7- 1 7 21 7 7 5-
5-6Total....... ... .... 108 035 687 122 727 930 35 078 071 40 844031 7532 253 8 680752 15 478 517 179350 076 50146 846 O 5 053 076 -0
6. Gross ton-ailes of cars, content, andoa~b~ooses (thousandsj:
6-01. Total in coal-burningl steam loom~otive trained 425 756 0001 560 581 67 6187 527 177 256 598 180 62 572 213 74 781 171 72 526 72 6 98 020 442 103 129 884 131181 883 601
'6*02. Total in oil-burning stena looomotive trains......... 116 760 03 3165 107 91 2 36 16 100 57 7 687 4 0 3 1 856 74 116 044 4 4 2163 150 593 6-02
60.Total in diesel-electrio locomotive tlrains......... 265 7 88 084 180 8i93 4 5 77 148 377 45 522? 71 5 2 97 095 34 940 44 084 66 2 14 52D 313 144 257 950 100 606 482 -0
04. Tothl In electrio loom~otive train 17 775 86 19 234 194 13 499 596 14 319 020 1 919 631 2 465 639 2 356 635 2 449 b35 6-04
6-05.. Ttli te looosotve sad motoroa usins.... 66184 54 8811 517 56bl .I 65 667 54~ 31 60
60.Total in all freight tains 826 154 16 925 872 113 278 211 855 316 541057 64 788 939 77 281 750 C117 298 7 91 134 406 497 365 854 57 8 97 642 609 60
6-07. Total of passenger train oara and contents included in &*06 2 939 04 7] 2 948 24 8d 532 201 580 918~ 51 904 76 19 8 536 57 31 534 699 1 818 36 91756 43 3 6-07
7. Met ton-siles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ......... 374 058 3 9 4 36 437 620 128 883 25 2 153 605 023 34 844 810l 43 188 2061 53 131 52 4 63 906 62 9 157 198 810( 175 737 7611 7
8.Trala-bours (including train-switching hours at way stationsjr
8-01. Coal-burning steam loconotive-propelled trains. ... 11 637 7 2 Y 15 914 27 21 5 262 813 7 585 346 1 032 92 7 1 348 0535 2 480 014 3 432 169 2 861 971 3 548 70j 4 -01
s-02. 011-burning steam looomotive-propelled traine ....... 3 32 6 7 O 4 4 18 O6 74 5 21 71 -1 -1 7 2 12 59 7 5 9 3 286 9 6 7 4 3588 2 7 1 8-0
8*03. Diesel-electrio locomotive-propelled traina ..... 4 239 269 2 835 557 1 417 757 829 844 24 775 4 865 744 50Z '66 437 2 052 254 1434 411 80
80.Electrio locomotive-proDpelled trains 311 71 372357 229718 274 621 33 247 45 818 48753 53 918 -0
6-05. Other loomo~tive-propelled tais .... ... 521 35 --- 21 Sh 80
8-6 otoroamcpropelled trains ........1 831 17 269 839 971 14 992 16 298 -0
8-07. Total train-hours........... 19 5337 6 23 557 880 6915 648 8 690 81v 1 090 9 49 1 398 36 3 261 7 29 4 050 36 51 8265 43 9 1 B409 96_0( 807
AVERAGES
9. Avernes per mile of road per day:
9-ol. Trlan-sles, olrdinry 6.1 7.o 8.1 9.3 9*2 11.o 6.2 7.3 5~0 ~ .6,r 9-01
9-O2. set ton-miles............ 7,ogo s,179 10,029 11,863 18,195 22,556 5,7s2 6,69( ,o ,oa9o
10.~1 Avergespertrain-llea (exluingia lig ht teran
10-01M.' ~iLocmtiea (priuncpl and helper). .. 1.06 1.07 1.09 1.11 1.07 1.07 1.0)1.0 1.4.0 1~0-01
10-02. Loaded trraigt ear-sILes 6.o 35." 37.6 37.5 43. 4.2 30.1 29.5 36.4' 3.6 oc
10-3.Em ty freigh ear-ailes .. .. .. .. 20.9 18.b 22.1 1. 72. 31. 011. 00
14-04.p~ Totl reigt ear-miles(xldn aos) 695415. 68777. 44. 6 0o
1>05f. Oross ton-sites (eolubing locomotives and tenders). .... 252,488 2,668 2,631 3, 4 3,9. 2, 7 ,1 00
11. Grees ton-siles of looomotives and tenders pr looomotive-aile** 295 ass 28 7 7528 1 32 1
12. Met ton-milae per loaded ear-ite...... ..... 3. 33.0 32.9 3. 0443. 222. 02 1
1). Canalile ratioss
13-01. Peroent loaded of total freight ea~lr-le, aest or north .. 71.7.8 77.2 81.1 5725937.6 75.3 68.9 72.4( ol-
1 02. Peroent load*A of total freight oar-miles, west or south .. s *75.7.5.35.58 99599o
1 03. Percent loaded of total flreigt ousailes, all directions. 6).) 5g: .6629 6. 759.3 5 .56.o 54.4 56. o
1 04P. Peroent east or north of total loaded freight ea~i~r-als 55.9 5 661.1 61.1 .750.1 o 56. 53.o 54.o 13-04
14. Avragesr per train-hour:
14-ol. Train-miles ......... .............. 16.8 16.o 15.3 14.1 163 5.3 7 16.*7 17.8 17* 14-01
14-02. ross ton-siloe (exchabinr loboomotive and tenders). .. 42,294 39,302 40,229 36,422 59,3886 55,251 35,962 ~ 33,11 14,2~6) I225 1-0
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hours*,. 9.5 18.2 23822.8 21(.o 21.6 18115.4 16.o 14.6 15


Pep= 2


b Excludes M14aouri and ArkasJ~as Ry. Co. Road not in operation. Als~o Missouri Illinois Ily. Co.
and Missouri Pacinoc Ry, Co. which filed no reports.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the olose of each month within the period.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
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* Ezludes switohing time of tzata looomotives at initial and finl~ tetrminls.
i Excludea Missouri and Arkannsaa Ry. Co. Road not in operation. Also 1949 figure exclude Mlissouri-Illinois Ry. Co.
and Missouri Pacific Ry. Co. which filed no reports.


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NO.


ITEM


ACCREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close or month ..............
2. Tmia-siles (looomotive-propelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Steam loom~otive-propelled train .......
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled twains ....,
2-03. Electric looomotive-propelled trains. ............
2-04. Other locomotive-propelled train .......
2-05.: Total loomotive-propelled trans .... ....
2-6 otoreaspropelled trains .........
2-07. Total tzin-sile... .. .. ... .
2-08.0rdinay. .. .. .. .. .
2-09. Light .. .
3. Road loconotive-ailes:
3-01. Principal.. .. ..
3-02. Helper (exaludes *S' nd tm;iling;A'unis)......

3-0.Ttal, atean only.. .. .
05.otal, diesel-eletric oaly. .. .
07 otal, electric oaly. ........d.lia ;D. la~. . .
}-08. Total, other (diesel n soiemorangselti)..
Train-swritabingloconotive-allest
9-09.SItesalooosotives .. ... .. ..
3-10. Dieseklec~rtric loom~otivs.. ..... ....
3-1. Electria Looomotives . .
).12. Other looeomtives (diesel and gaoine motor, sad gaidetrio) ..
Fl).TZotal.. .... .. .. .. .
}-14. Mlesr at iii;'ni'tialan fn terhrminl ooludedi jaieSo }-1)*
14. Cammriles (thousands)t
h*01. Landed, oaetor north .. .. ..
)-02. Loaded, west or south ...................

4-JLaedpt total............ .

l-07. Loadedandeampty, eastor north ... .
4-08. Loade@ and empty, west or south ..............
4-09. Loaded andempty, total.. . ..
4-10. Caboose. all dinaotions ..................
l-11. Passenger oarrying cars, al direction ... .. ..
4-12. Other passenger-trLan cars, all directions.... ...
5. Gmros ton-ailes of road locomotioes and tendoer (thousands)r
5-l. Coslhourning steam Loaoootive... .. .. .
~. Oil-burning steam looomotives ........
50). Diaeel-electrio looomotirs..... ......
5-o4.slecotrio locomotives... . .

6. Groes ton-siles of oara, co~nrtent, nd' oab~ooss (thorusnds):
01. Total in ooal-bnurnig steam l.Oootive strain ......
02 otal in oil-burning steam locomotive trains. ........
03 otal in dioeel-electrio locoaotive twlns. .........
&*04. Total In electrio locomotive train ......*****
-05. Tota In other locomotive and mlotorrar twoins ....
6-6.otal in allreiht trains. .
6-07. Total of passengeor- train cars and cohtntentsinoluded in' 6-0
7. Net ton-les, revenue and nonrevnue (thousand) ..........
8. rain-hDurS (18018418@g train*8Witohing hours at War stationejrt
8-01. CoaL-burning steam looeastive-papellead trins. ******
8-02. Oil-burning stea locomotive-propelled tw~ins ...
6-0 Diesel-electria loom~otive-propelled trainas........*
8-0 Electrio locomlotive-propelled treins ******
8-05 Otherloomo~tive-propell trata *******
8-0. otoroar-oprolledd Ct~as ********
8-07.Tfotaltzeiln-hours.. .. .
A ERGES .
9. Avenges per mile of 29&& per dasy
9-ol. Tash-miles, extinary ..................
9-02. net ton-siles ............
10. Avra~ges per trat-ilel (exlud~inglgt wn
10-01. Loooactive-stloe principall and helper)*..........
10-02. Itoadeb ineight oneies.. .... ... ...
10-od Empty fIghl~t ea~r-les...... .....
1&. otal ireight earnales (exoluding eaooser). ...
1 oress ton-miles (esoludingl locomotinsr and tenders). ....
10-0 het ton-siles....... ........
11. Gross ton-ailes of looomotiaes and tendersper' laooomtin-mile..
12. het ton-athoe per Loaded ear-mile ******************
1). Cawalle satioes
1 01 eroeat loaded of total fright eawaies, nest or anoth .
1 02 Proent loaded at total bright onemiles west dor south.
1 03. Percent loaded of total height on-siles all o inertio .
13-4 Peroent east or north of total leaded fright earcmilaes...
14. Avl~erme per train-hour:

14-02. Oores ton-miles (;zoluttag looomotives; l an ~d tnrs). ..

15. Pemt et SEin*Seitching 60878 St War statiooas e total tE~iR-bDurgg ,


218 410
25 723 33 3
12 491333
595 778
5 524
36 815 96 6
32 27 6
38 848 24 6
38 369 752
478494

36 829020
1878632
2 174175
42 881 827
29117 785
13 032 422
726064

2 780 67 0
645 796
54 536
3 6
3 481308
744 835
837 70
624 352
14*62 257
277 275
48641
763 690
1114 980
1110 967
2225 947
39 084
1 61 5
4 4669

6159891
t 215 242
4 208 835
211009
1 43 4
12 797 011
45 445 65 2
14 0 85 502
37 466 90 5
1916 295
as a t
98 937985
342 30 7
44 219427
1 2 36 435
41149
604 883
34 635
286
2 137
2 290 069


38 708 071
9037 985
768 810
232
48 515 10 4
30 2 35
48545 335
47 885 396
659 941
48 533592
313928C
3045 442
54 718 514
44 388 969
9 390 719
938 338

3 963192
400 716
59 7 94
4424172
1001 060
1001607
766 29e
1 769 905
336180
553 039
889 219
15337 787
1321 337
2659124
48 559

4 13 3
9600110
3 O20 441
3056741
259182

15 936 486
72 049 938
20 252 613
27 679 435
2406 121
7 177
183195 284
324 4 31
58 814 978

1 969 0 8 3
55O 372
418 236
44 9 2 O
S1
2 002
2 984 644


53 641

7 589 933
36 51 987
461054
11 702 97 4
11 704054
11 510 409
193 645
11 711 654
904 390
938497
13 554 5447
9 082 013
3 943 169
529365

952485
310 55 9
44 413
1 307 25 7
202 Ci5
275 66 6
178 334
454000
72 030
167 999
2 40 0 29
347 69 6
3465333
694029
12 012
17 3
1 03 4
2 528 774
4 227
1 128 50 2
136 673
3798176
18 426 2'3 8
5 5'13
10 656 425
1 489 35 7
.5 5
30 777 5'88
61 18
140 00 821
517 47 0
683
2011'6
25 9 6

111
745376


53 077

11968 359
2 390 986
576739
14 936 024
1 10 4
14 9371286
14645 202
291926
14 947607
1579 799
1399 976
17 927 382
14 736 057
2 540 600
650 725

1586 24 6
177 529 g
46 834
1810609
316 361
342 044
225 277
567 321
81135
196198
277 333
483179
421 47
844654
15 13i
19 7
1 14 2
4 068 85

746 864
143699
4967144
30 740 349
20 943
7 301 95
1732 396

39 795711
69 37 9
19 708 636
8 79 5 12
128 687
31 30 4

112
1039 646


8 092
157903
68 436
30181
16 78 25 5
1 678 255
1664 836
13419
1 678 441
86 78 3
79 52 3
1 844 747
1725 991
68 972
49704

1425862
12 54 9
1957

15706C
8 44 3

34 06 7
33 411
67 478
22 882
22OSO
44 962 i
56 94 9
55 491
112440
1740
57

631 975

8 910
22156
663043

5 120 22 7
56 947
109 829
5 287 00 3
7 727 307
91 97 6

5 120
2 OO2

99 098


7 851
2609 387
18 983
77 304
70 7
2 705 674

2 668 361
37 313
2 706148
188181
148 318
3042 641
2 903134
19 343
120 164

848 612
4 658
4976
858 246
21 461

53 802
64 306
118108
46 904
35 206
82 110
100 706
99 512
200 218
2 751

119
1103 578

55 09
1161055
9 880 635

8 811
299 083
101e8 533
10 62 5
5 698 394

167 62 0

1 516
5 58 4

174 720


37 613

4141092
2 261 25 3

6 402 34 5
6 402 345
6 354 592
47753
6 402 090
137682
120 560
6 6 60 3 32
43)81972
2 278 360


453 238
81 233

534 471
121 85 6

111016
95 42 6
206 442
44 948
57 736
102 684
155 964
153162
309126
6 38 3
2 53
601
10 62 146
6O31
650 177

1718354
7 645 551
42 416
5 900 103

13 588 07
49 49 2
6 247334

2 65 3 5
2 14 6
106 198


373 698


37 950
6 280 441
1 637 982

7 918 42 3

7918423
7 655 900
62 523
7 919 316
291055
181 762
8 392 131
6 719 452
1652 679


562 889
54 007

616 896
162 000
129 294
105 466
234 760
43 590
66 92 5
110 515
172 88
172 39
345 27
7 83
614
1590 541
24 421
474 276

2 089 638

11 881 00
159 7 50
4 318 159

15 752 892
49 50 2
7 602 393

385 5 2
5 417
71 798


462 738


119 864
12 412 672
6 509 655
104 543
5 524
19 O 32 3 9 4
31 19 8
19 0 63592
18 839 915
223677

19 036 835
749771
10 55 9 5
20 622 201
13 927 80 9
6 741921
146 915
5 55 6
1 8 32386
241 655
8166
3 O6
1 482 511
412 021
416 956
317 381
734337
137415
a 38 00 0
376 015
554 371
555 981
1110352
18 94 9
1 05 6
2 97 7

1936996
r 2O4 984
i 421246
52 776
14 3 4
6617436
14 253 L636
14 O 37 57 3
20 655 430
319109
at 57 6
49 285 324
226 25 5
21 243 965

3 61 63 7
4O8 662
292 399
6 88 7
886
2 026
10 71697


126 744

17 849 890
4 990 094
114 767
232
22 954 983
29 131
E2 984 114
22 715 935
868179
22 960 526
1080 247
1315 387
25 356 160
20 010 326
5 176097
167 449
2688
1565 445
164 522
7986
4 6
1738 421
501 244
476 467
373 249
849 716
164551
854 710
419 261
641018
627 959
1268 977
22 637
2 25 8

2 836 739
2 986 297
1833 215
603588
7 718 647

21 007 947
20 071 920
16 056 530
374 642
7 to 9
57 516148
194 92 5
25 805 356

536 42 8
544 924
216 235
8 O3 2
31
1 840
1307540


11,235
1.05
27.0
67-5
3,176
1,638



60.2
50.5
16.9
53.351
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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAMI IlAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
co~piled frm ~124 reports of freight train stauistocs representiag 133ranways 4
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTHS OF SEPTEMBER 1949 AND 1948


Sbtateen No. M.-21 (08-A
SEPTEMBER 194 9


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U.S. DEPO91TORY


UNITED STArTES


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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS INY THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 124( reports of freight train statistics representing 133 railwaysr d
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MONTHS ENDEDD WITH SEPTEMBER 1949 AND 1948

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

1949 gc 1944199 1948 194 148 1949 1948 1949 19 8
AGGREGATES
1. MIles~ of road operated at olose or month d. .. .. .. 224 72 8) 225 81 3 53 03 2 53 820 7 92 8 7 84 71 37 7931 37 96 8 125 97 5 126 77 81 1
2. Traia-adles (loocastive-propelled and DBDORa tninA):
2-01. Stena locomotive-propelled traina . .. 266 499 3201 358 845 b7 4 83 727 3411 114 623 667 18 603 36 5 23 390 2911 44 523 02 7 61269 6491 119 645 5871 159 561767 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electric loomoative-propelled tnins . .. 104 8)12 7 7 4 71 511 42 3 9 638 6 5 6 17 621 35 9 408 9 9 8 86 3 6 19 064 6 08 14 595 71 2 55 700 510 39 207 97 22-02
2-0). Electri lo~oomotive-ropelle tains. .. ... .. .. 6 OOS463~ 7 066 736 4 644 864 5 507 559 12 553 699 524 8 046 859 65320
e-04. Other loaoootive-propelled twins ,,, ,,. ... 12 9 9 3237 6- -- 18 99 2 37 620
2-0$. Total lo~oomotve-ropelle twns ..... 377 330 550 437 426109 116 010 863 137 752 785 19 524 96 24 176195 63587 635 75 865 361 176 207156 19 631 76 20
2-6 otorear-propelled treins 278 617 301246 10 ?84 10 526 268 233 ZP9078 2-
2-07.: Total tzeiin-lle .. ................. 377 609167 437 727 355 118 02i1247 137 763 311 19 524 916 24 176195 6358 635 75 865 361 176 47461 36 99 982468 0
2-8.rdinry............,,,,........... 372 999419 432 022 880 11~599986 135 127989 19 318161 23 790108 63 097 519 75 200109 174 643 751 197 904 734 -0
2-09. Light ........................... 4 609 748 5704 475 2081 25 635382 206 755 86 08 490 116 665 25 1 831 618 8017 74 2*09
31. Road loconotive-ailes:
3-01. Principal .......................... 377 483 76d9 437 591 219 118118 66 1S7651246 19527432 2480264 635896781 75875585 17624633 1Y99684122 0
-02. helper (excludes B' ana traln''nt)... 20 773 25 2a8684 08 10700 14 14 652 21 1 263 83 176618 1 803586 3 04710 700 685 9 418 64 0
.Talooomotive-miles.......... 419 814 58 4 94 036 600 136 851 7 9 165 924 612 21 830 38 27358451 66672486 80665 4 9 192 459 967 220 088 01445
}*.Total, steas only ..... ...... 303 107 621 411 008 694 101 455 832 140 679 94 2 20 602 428 26 171 766 47 468 631 65 97 659 133 580 750 17818138 }-
.Total, diesel-electrio only 109 396 03 3 74 E87 535 38 118 116 Ib 870 022 413180 87 631 19 203 855 14 689 834 57 666 882 40 659 848 -0
07Total, electric oaly. ........,........... 7 297 401 8737643 5 283 84 6 374 64 814750 1099 054 -p 19886 126941 )-07
0.Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gsa-slectria). 13 5 2 72 92 8--- 13 5 87 8 92 a30
Train-swritahing locomotive-anes:l
3-09. Steam looomotives . ... .. .. .. 28 007 69 2 34 968 6611 10 377 7 391 14 658 879 1 735 184 2 174 2501 4 587 65 61 337 76 2 11 307 113 12 798870 }.*09
}-10. Diea*1-**aotrio locomotives ... ... .... 4 986 520 3 019 952 8 418 779 1 325 349 76 380 22 009 577 623 424 305 1 915 738 1249 689 }10
}-11. Electria looomotives 4 99 389 521 132 418 841 433 219 31498 31 905 55 050 5601 11
)-12. Other looomotives (diseat and gaeoliemoto, and pe-eletrio) .. 6 3 6 O4 47 6 --- 00 4 47 6 1
)-1).T~otal........................ 33 501 9619 351442 13 209359 164115147 1 84306 2228 t762 5165279 5s762 06 7 13264E6 14 108446 13
}-14. Miles at initial and final terminls~ laoluded in item }-1)* 7 312 6 0~ 884012 9 2 202 51 6 2 979 40 7 124 5 2 4 e 181 6 202 8 64 1 551 06 4 3 7 82 7 02 4 189 85 9 1
9. CawIles1 (thousants):
4-01. Loaded, nest or north ....... 7 545 25 6 712 2 39 2 669 4 59 3 103 65 410 761 510 191 1 066 35 12 58 969 3 398 680 3 839 51 4 4-01
1-02. Loaded, west or south ., 932 7 57 6 685 165 1 700 920 1 979 941 414 274 519 6 6 847 529 968 996 2 9 70 0 54 3 222 b 61 I-02
4-0).Lostd~d.total..... .. ..... 13478015l 15397 404 4370379 5083506 825055 1028819 1 l867 2 221965 63687?14 7068075 4-0
4-0.Epty, aster north ......... 3019 341 2952 090 776 998 725 490 305 062 359 762 442350 41 112 1 494 932 1*51 73i -
4-05.5mty,westor outh ........... 417 850 5075761 1769 969 18774691 2991811 347 984 6417141 67561 2 007046 21.757840
4-6Epty, total ............. 7737 19i L0278> 22i546 967 2602 959 604 183 707 746 108.4 064 1 089 673 3501 978 3 627 480 -6
1-07. Loa~de and empty, nest or north . .. .. .. 10 564 600 11 664 335 3 446 4 5 3 829 058 715 88 869 953 1 508 70 8 674 081 4 893 612 5 291 246 407
4-08. loased and empty, west or south . .. ... 10 650 607 11 760 SE 7 470 8p9 3 657 410 713 395 867 651 1 469 24 3 1 637 a55 4 977 080 5 398 309 4-0
r-09. Loaded and empty, total ......... 2 215 a07 ;3 425 r262 6 917 3461 7686 46l 1 489 216 1 737604 2 997 951 3 311 638 9 870 69el 10 689 556 4-09
4-10. Caboose. ell airections ,. ........ 379 411 47 5 120 596 139 848 20 002 24 545 63 523 75 186 175 290 197 979 -1
4-11, Pa~ssegr oarrylag cars, all directions . .. 13 8 10 1 4 7 8 31 9 O0 2 12 7 34 5 3 6 2 4 59 2 5 2 6910 3 9 5 94 4-11
C**2. Other passenger-train oars, all directions. ,. .. ... 7 316 45 7131 9 8 2 8 10 3 871 6 5 0 906 7 840 6104 as 9 98 26 316! -12
5. Gmras ton-ailes of lioad loocontives and tenders (thousands)r
01.oal-burningseteam loaoootives............ 62760 44 9 87 26 116 2 8360 277 3 7;28036 7583 553 9516 821 11 475 18 15 503:14 18 341495 23 477 947 0
02. Oil-burning steam loooMotives 20 848 325 28 024 269 41666 58 307 131 117 298 925 20 675 54 2 27 66707 0 2
5-0). Diesel-electrio looomotivees . ... .. .. 36 047 39 2 24 433U72 9 148 562 5 652 97 7 54 91 1 10 89 6 5 590 6 30( 4 237 473 20 253 2 891 14 531 7840
.0: their locomotives..................... ,. 3 ~155 si5 -I -I -I -I 31551 8 0
*Total. ........... .. 123 800 393 142 051 38 38 904 517 45839 64 7 997 566 10 041 11 17 196 87 20 039714 59 700 439 66 130 28 90
6. Gross ton-siles of onre, contents, and caboooes (thotlusdan):
01. Total in coal-burning steam loom~otive trains . ... 482 440 864 650 4 09 553 206 150 015 287 069 676 67 696 7 1 84 601 8101 00 172 2 771 109 301 44 b138 421 8 5 168 936 682 6-01
0.Total in oil-burning stena loooaeotive tratas. . .. 133 531 68 2 189 127 =13 41 701 1?1 520 789 815 2 016 492 132 760 16 2 186 989 301 6-02
0). Tota~l in dIeserl-elecatirielcmt twins.. ***. *. 313 483 690 2195 OB0911 88r OOD 9021 52 824 6701 360 3461 43 51 499 94 765 38 8414521 175 132 67l 123 940 818
6-4.Toa i eecro ocmtie ran .. .. ... .* 19 j94 157 21 640 315 14 986 953 16 051 416 2 029460 2 764 722 2 675744 2 62417760
05.: Total In other lo~oootive nan motoroar tsetna ** 87 81 5 62 0 5 87 2 63 3--- 87 24 361 48 5 6-0
6-6Total in all fretabt trin ............ 449 238208 1 076 689 330 309 187 143 356 567 915 700O865 5 8 74102831308868611 50159P3 9 439 077 679 482751 74360
6-07. Total or passenger train cars and contents included in 6-06 3 332 116 3 340 081 593 384 650 297 57 28 1 86 82 3 586 06 5 84 201 2 098 386 2 018 760 6-07
7. Net ton-ailes, nrevnue and nolrevenue (thousands) . ... 428 672 979 507 6611001 142 987 697( 173440O 7301 37 576 1081 48 886 6001 59 378 856 71 509 022 18 750 3161 213 824 74 6 7
8.Taia-hours (laoluding twin-switching hours at wJay tations)l
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-proplled trains,. ** ** 13 234 4 6 7 la 372 199 b 796 07 5 486 87 71 125 56 2 1 515 a7 32 745 366 3 817 692 3 567 4 6 4 4 551 957 801
6802. 011-burning steam looosotive-propelled tleins .. 3 8 13 7 94 5 0 66 93 5 580 4 6 8 39 5 6 O 65 17 6 3 7 69 2 3 0 0 01 69 1802
8*03. Diesel-electrio locomotive-propelled tasias .. ** 4 967 965 3 333 404 1 61L) 975 958 531 SO 51 6 381 850 701 638 235 2 467 797 1 750 257eo
80.Electria looomotive-propelled tzains 346 553 417 277 255 664 305 925 55 24 51402 55 640 59 950 0
605. Other looomotive-propelled twins *,...,,. 07 3891 -1 -I -I -I 807 39 ~8-0
8-6 otoroar-propelled trains ,. ....... 17 968 19 271 950 103 -- 17 018i 1818 -0
8-0'. Total train-hoare ..... ...... 22 381 57-+ u8 209 47 L 7 676 86 6 9 753 4841 1 191 3 23 1 575 4 5 6 3 635 4 27 4 521 103 91 877 95S6( 11 362 432~ 807
AVERAGES
3. Avezases per aile of mpad per 6ays
9-01. aIrn-siles, osinary. .................. 6.1 7.0 b.o 9.3 .9t 11.1 575 6.1 .11 5.1 .5 9-01
9-08. Met ton-miles .. . .. .. ... 6,987 8,205 9,876 1,917 61277575 ,75486 59-0
10). Avenges per train-alle (excoluding light' twlns):
10-01. Locomotive-atle (prino~pal and helper)... .. .. .. 1.06 1.1.09 1.11 1.07 1.07 1.0) 1.04 1.0410 100
10-0. Loade tright earie. .. .... .1: .6156 77.6 42.7 3 0.2956.3. oc
1>04. Total treigt casmles (exoluding oaboos*). .. .. 56*9 5425. 97.o 73.o0 47.5 44.o7 5.51 54.0 10-0
10*05. Ooes ton-miles (eolubmin locomotives and tenders). .. 2,645 2,40: 2,667 2, 39I. ),28),74 2,0 4 199 251 2439

11. Gros to-ailes of l~oo~osotve uan tenders per l~ooom-ie-lle.. .. 295 288 8 2r6 .6 6 582830 }o 1
12 et ton-siles per loaded eawa~ile .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 31.a )}.0 32.7 34145.5 47.5 310 2.2 2. O) 1
1 -01. Perornt loaded of total freight onalsles, neat or north 71.1( 74.7 7. 115. 867. 526. 26 10
1 02. Percnt loaded of total freigt eal~?r-al west or south 575. 905. 815995. 885. 97 10
1 ).Pecet oaedoftoalfrigtea-mle, lldieeios.. ). 6. 6. 66.1 57*7 59.3 63.8 67.1 69.5 66.1 1 -03
1 04. Percent nest or north of total loaded rright ear-alles. 56.0 5666. 61.1 49.8 49.5: 55.7 56. 534 4. 1
14. AtHE~ea per trainhour:
1 0.Train-mles. .................... 6 6. 16.1 15.4i 1'1.1 16.4 15.1* 17.5 16.8 17.9~ 17. 1-0
14-02. Oores son-siloe (exoldbing looomotives and tenders). . 1(2,1(12 39,578 lc0,275 36,562 5s,831 55.553 36,oo3j 33,213 4445 4,87 140
15. Peroent tnta-witching hours at way stations of total tzein-hours* 19.5 18.2 2).9 23.0 2C.0 21.7 18.2 15.5 16.0 146 1


O'e 2


* Szludes switobtag time of twinu leooautiee s t initial and final terminaels.
# Excludes Missouri and Arkanase Ry. Co. Road not in operotion. The 1949 figures include eight months' operations of the
and Missouri Pacific Ry. Co. due to strike effective September 9, 1949.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


Missouri-Illinois Ry. Co.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTIG OFFICE:1949 O 850184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
asIAU orrn~AueNBr~ 500NOYIGC ANID STAIYSHC8


Statemeatf no. M.-211(os.A

















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
,rY UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1949 1948 1949 1948 19r49 1948 1949 1948 1949 194
ACGREGATE~S
1. Miles of road operated at close or month ........... 218 38 5 225 553 52 841( 530O71 8092~ 7 851 37 6131 37 891 119 83 12li6 740 1
2. Traia-atles (looomotive-propelled and motoroar t~rins):
2-01. steam locomotive-propelled trains .Y ............. 2005 036 41021 715 6 584 844 12 624 17 f 1 247 875 2 658 744 4019186 6 673 521 1315312 19 065 273 2-01
2-02. Diesel-eleotric locollotive-propelled trains .j .... 15 36361 9 952 83t5 3 917 256 2 706 7 27 105 37 8 7 08 3 439 712 1 724 97 a 901315 5 494 O 50 2-02
2-).E1ori loooiv-poeledtan. ... .. .. 75 2 93 8 58 5 47 4 56 509 655 167 13 812 82 73 104 972 120 64 2-03
2-05~. Ttal locomo~iv;e-propelle trie. ..... 38 950 o80 51 833 351 10 958 0 9O 15; 9c66 06 9 1 367 06 5 2 768 564 6 458 900 8 598 4 96 20 166 10 6 24 680O 222 2-0'
2-6 Mtrarpoele wis. .... .... ... 32 30 3O 29 9 3 1 18 O1 20 6 -- 31 4 5 O 2 7 2 9 2-04
2-07.Total train-ailes........... 38i983 310 51863 286 10 959 789 15 987 275 1367065 2 768564 6458900 8 598 46 20?197856 24 708 951 20
2-08. Ordinary........................... 3t( f59 41 5 51 208 246 10 815 447 15 678 628a 1 358 67 32 734 230 6 410 316 8 326 816 19 974 979 24 468 572 -0
2-09. Light. ... .. .... .. .. 423 895 655 040 144 342 308 647 8392 34 334 48584 71 680 222 577 240579 2-09
3 oad loconotiemles:. 316 77 585
1 -01.Prinaipa l............... 36668 5185443 10 966890 15998834 171394 2769 051 6458542 839. 93 2C0'16961 24616918 0
3-02. Helper (exoludes lB and boiling "A' uits .5 .3 18 9 354 24 707 $14 1663 003 57 54 184 606 122 982 313 902 794 953 1192 730 02
}-0.Li~~~~~~~~ t.........***.. O33 197 4 33 811 401 1 461 050O 50 498 1540O62 115 449 192 011 10 76 387 1 390 j10 30
3- Tellcomtie-ile................. 4 8i703516 58 406112 14485$05 19152287 1479437 3107 71 6 696 973 8905548 2204101 27269915. 3-0
f*.otal, ateas only....,***... 2609 3 661 47 028 95 7 7 767 898 15 509 237 1 354161 2 950 255 4 24103591 7 167 425 14 730 563 21402 042 )0
r Total, biesel-electric oaly .j ...... 3 9200 5 10 339 758 4 202 15 2 880 4 4 111 021 27 630 2 4 55 93 4 1 738 123 7153 85 5 693 560 }0
07.b Total, electrool7* * * * * * 679 973 1037 125 515 i92 733 205 14 255 129 836 150026 174 084 }-07
r-8 otal, other (biesl adgsln oo, n eeeti) 6 8 77 2 72 b 87 72 72 }-08
Tr~ai-switahingl~ooootive-miles:
}*09. SteamlIooomotives ................... ... I 2709383 4118B475se 8675 1636 696 106 867 256 065 438 665 587 93 1 277176 1637 783 3-09
-10. Dies*1-*erotrio locomotives........ 702 423 429 599 336 65 193 877 19299 5 29 88 824 56 461 258 035 173 964 3-10
fl.E rtea coom 1 Hasi otear 5f delo 5309 61175 46 4 98 2 1 5477
3-1~.Total..........*... 479 691 298 1879 861 127087 266175 527 489 644 392 1542 83 1 819 289 1)~
5- .uie a niil ndrna erinl tcldd nstm -3** 739 85 6 1039 302 198 9 27 838 4 684 20 295 118 83 S 168 178 417 617 522 991 1
I. Casales (thousands):
I-01. Loaded, east or north* *3 *s *B * 314 18 860 202 37908 a3 27030 58 421 111 805 139 500 438 147 505 481 I-01
I-02. Loaded,wert or south****** *... 621707 848164 167974 245 413 18 478 64 015 99824 115 43 335 509 423 30t5 I-0
4-0d.tpLoaedst ota............... 1 458 971 1930 649 428 176 624 496 45 508 122 436 2116311 254 9311 7735 6 928 786 -
4-.Ept~ostrnrt ** **** ** *.. 257 803 357 081 6t2Q2 84 025 8111 44 988 44357 47 266 143 312 180 802 4
b-0 EptJ, weost or south ******************** 469 73tr 571550 157 289 212 528 15848 37 806 54 024 68 368 242 677 252 848 0
-0Empty total ............. 727 841 928 63 219 12 296 55 23359 82 794 98581 115 634 385 98 433 650 0
4-07. Loaded and empty, east er north ...... 1 094 98 1 439 5 66 322 212 5 63 10 8 35 14 1 103 4 0 9 156 16 2 186 7 6 6 581 459 686 2 81 407
I-08. 1,oadedandespty,west or soth........ 10 91525 1 419 714 325 7i6 457 941 533726 101 821 153 85 183 799 5 78 18 676 15 4-08
1-09. Loaded and empty,toes........... <.186 12 2 859 280 647 988 921049 68 867 205 230 10 01 370 565 1159645 1 362 436 -0
4-10. Caboose. all direotions .............. 39 2 99 52 O10 11 26 9 16 2 54 1 41 2 2 SO9 6 45 2 8 3 44 20 16 624 6 O3 -1
4-11. Passeager oarring oart al dissbiotons 1 8 2 1 72 71:6 1 19 14 O 7 12 6 53 O 1 35 41 1 63 4-1
-12r. Other paessenger-train oars, all dinations. ........ 4 4 5 44 5 O 1 06 O 1 10 2 5 7 2Ol 5 8 71 6 6 21 2 75 O1 2 6 22 I-12
5. Grees ton-ailes of tend locomotives and tenders (thousands)r
B-ol oal-burning Istelaaoootives........ 5 526 928 too3955! i:142 3132 4 319 5 9 482 769 10677 4 51 too7ol 1 696 5 2 1 894 812 a945 986 0
50.oil-burning steam locomotives 546 039 3 308 407 41'25 7 818-- 19 916 30 948 a 521 998 3 269 641
*0.Dies*1-electrio locomotives 4 391186 3 336 SO4 1169 216 846 897 15 880 3 691 696 874 494 114 L 509 216 1991 802 O
5-.Eectrielroocaotives.. ..... .... 195124 283 655 153824 161 104 7 465 59353 53835 63198
5-~ their loomoatives ................ .. 1 7 99 ----1 7 9 9 0
F .otal.... ....... .. 12 661076 16 968130 3449 497 5 355408 506114 1140495 1723805 2 221 591 (r981 66 82a70 636 0
6. Gross ton-siles of one, o~njtensandoab~ooses (thousand):
01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotie traina ... .. 3 7 522 122 76 177 829 14 754 755 3 2 864 921 2 834 414 10 024 689 70O85 932 12 137 622 le- 849020 216 50 597 6-01
02 otal In oil-burning stena looomotive tratas* *** 1L; 138 90 1 22 401 223 5 599 20 341 153 095 217 050 15 980 20 7 22 163 832 6-02
0.:Totalindiesel-elrotrooomotivetsuins.......... 39 44328s4 30 689580 11 412b5 6 8 435 092 100 323 20 0101 b322 36 4 4 584 359 21607 941 17 649 919 -
0~ lin~ co oiSonora........~l b oo..t~ 171942 27120938 1 3403 7 19974~58 34476 3250[59 44 55 398852 0
-0Total in allre1ighttrains******** 94 848 31 132 496 29 27 5134:77 43 317680 2:969 213 10569 758 13 559592 16 939 031 50 806 236 61 869 620 -
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents inoluded In 6-06 347 314 345 219 61 6-4 5 66 971 6 037 11 117 48 97 S 53 542 230 65 213 58 96-07
b. Met ton-ailes, revenue and nearevenue (thousands) ......... 40 5i54 033 62 900 32 11 774 915 2 1 354 316 1 358 94 5 5 825 9 5 5 6 1 70 94 8 170 281 21 249 232 27 549 4 821 7
8,Train-hours (inolating train-awitching hours at way stationsjr'
8-01. Coal-burningl staam Losometive-propelled trains. ******* 1 116 34 0 2 0 8 4 9 4 38 112 4 933 7 9 68 10 0 171 2 0 8 2 52 866 4 10 9 5 8 3 57 24 9 564 5 3 01
8-02. Oil-burning steam loomrotive-propelled twinss******* 4 64 939 596 9 8 11 69 5 4 4 804 6 8 9 4 59 44 590 0 8 1 AM
8-0 DIesel-electria locomtrive-rproaledd trlas 647 340O 461 978 212195 144 510 6 981 1984 114 238 75 210 313 726 240 274 &-0)
$* l~eotrio looomotive-propelled trains ************32 5 2 49 4 7 8 4 685 35 12 78 95 5 8 6 3 6 94 0 e4 e 80
8-0: ~,'~e".:,:~,~~ Ote oooie-rple wns******* 3 3 36 6 -I -I -I 1 3 3 3 8
8- oooa-rpledtan ****** ******2 O9 4 2 O3 1.14 117 1 90 1 92O
s-07.T7otal train-hours*********** i 263 Lt,5 3191 004 6760113 1 113 850 75 976 179 055 371 90 493 06 4 1 139CG 71 1 4U5 30 -07
AVERAGES
9. Avezreos per mile of lead per day:
9-o. ramin-miles, oblnary ........... 5.7 7. ~ ~ 6.6 9.5 5.4 11*2 5.5 7.1 5.4 6.2 9-01
02. het ton-ailes ........................5.990 89 7,188 12,980 5.417 23,9) 8 5,292 6,956 5,720 7,012 9-09
100.Looomotive-sles (prinalpal and helper)........... 10 .71011 .510 .21o .410 10-01
1002. Lossed Irellht onemailes 7*8 37.7 39* 9* 33.5 41(.8 33.o 30.6 3d8-83. o
10-Z .~ Emp fag~t ealair-sil ..... 1.g 18.1 20.3 18.9 17.2 J. 511. 931. 0o
to- i. Tones o-ight eatdr-st (eclutt caboo) .. ... 57558 59.9 58.7 50.7 75-1 4. 4 815. 00
1 0. Smas ton-sie ecuglocon ivsan enes) ..2,2 2,5~ 2,763 2,185 3,79 2,1135 2,3 2,543 2,
10-0 Metton-iles .. .. .. .. . 1o52 281,089 1,362 1,00 2, 1e 96 8 ,0 1 6 10
11 rostn-ie o ooatvs n enespe oomtv-al.. 9621276 279 942 37257 24 17 303 11
12. Met tea-alles per loaded ea tle .... .... 27.8 262* 422. 7 92}. 752-
1). Carcile ratiest
1 01. Peroent loaded of total fright emariles, east or north 76.5 75.2 so.8 81.96 6.9 %6.5 7.6 k4.7 75.4 0
1 Pret loaded of tota~lfreight eswalle, wenst or south .0 59.7 %1.6 ).6 66. 2.97 68*9 6.8 ~8.0 6 02
1 r.Proent loaded of total freIgt onwcailes all thweotiome*. *5 61 836. .6
14. Ave aron mis t or north of total loaded fr* gt ealairnail. *57. 5 .1 60.8 .7 59.4 77 52** 54*7 56-6 54.4 13
1 01. TrIn -sl es ************************ 17.2 16.) 16.2 14.4 18.0 15.5 1 ** 17).05 17.7M 17.62 14-01
1402 Gos onsie (zeula loooivs n tndrs.. .. 41,902 41,522 4o,7oo 38,901 39,o81 57,91 3,5 435445o4,2
15. Percent twin-switching hours at way stations of total trni-hourst 20.1 18.6 26.1( 23.2 26.9 22.9 18.) 16.1 16.5 15-4 1

Ezludes swritching time of train looomotioes at initial and final teniatale
B Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation. Also 1949 figures exclude Miesouri-Illinois R.R. Co.
and Missouri Pacific R.R. Co. which filed no reports,


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
compiled from 124 reports of freight train statistics representing ly)i railways Z
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE HONTH OF OCTOBER 1949 AND 194(8


Sabjcct to mreiion


Icl s~4 ~


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08851 5936 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANAPORT 800NDYIGC AND STA1IWHCB


Statement No. M.d-21 (OS-A)
OCIUBER 1989


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u.U.. DEPOasTO









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURIBAU OF TRANSPOR 800NOKSIC AND WEATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Comlpiled from 124 reports of freight train statistics representing 133 railways I
(SWITCHING; AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER 1949 AND 1948

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

1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 1944


126 77 6 1

178 627 04 Ol 2*01
44 702 02 2 2-02
980 29 6 2-03
2 632 al-04
224 311990 2-0'
319 4 4 92-0~
224 631 439 2-07
222 373 3061 2-08
2 258 133 2-09
224 371040 0
10 611 37 8 0
12375b9030
247 35800M -0
iv9583395 J-05
46 333 400 -0
1 438 0 20 r -07
3 20 01 3-0



4 094 4 12~
15 927734 1
4 OS2 650 14~
4 344 992 4-01
3 445 866 1-02


79908691 4-0)
1032534 I-04

2e428 96 -0
4061130 6 06
S6 577 529 -0

222Sh 40-10
190 57 51 7 4*1
29 423 933 601

SO4 9236 6 00
;167 5230 52
5 16 4ab 5-1
74400659 2-06


68 2 7 0 6- 05




1t 96 70 1 8-07


37 961
67 943 170
16 320 687

84 263 857
04 263 857
0Z 526 925
736 93
84 275 220
3 361009
1934 812
89 571041
73 143 084
16 427 957


5 925 693
480 766

6 406 459
1 719 24 2
13 98469
1 078 427
2 476 896
462 37
742 929
1205 507
1 860 64 7
1 821356
3 682 203
83 530
2 8 2

17 199 84 3
529 87 3
4 731 589

22 26130
121439 067
2 233 54 L
43 425 611

1 67 098 420
637 74 3
79 679 30 -
4 228 650
72 O 7
7 13 4 4


5 014167


7 847
26 049 03
113 463
782 261
-6 9 7
26 944 759

26 524 338
42?0 421

26 949 315
1 950 734
1566121
30 466 170
29122 019
115 261
1228 890

2 430 31
27 906
36 716
2 494 937
201 984

583 682 a
1152294
404 750
385 790
790 540
973 36 2
969 472
1942 834
27 54


10 594 27 2
14 587
573 447

11182 306
94 626 499
63 761
3 089 781

97 780 041
97 94 O
54 712 655
1 686 881

57 2 6 5

1752 511


53 200
127 248 04 2
20 328 d6
6 162 726
153 738 854
11 7 3 2
153 750'86
150 806 857 i
2 944 029

153 65000.
16 315 213
14 8822504
185 047 499
156 189179
'1 750 467
7 107 853

16 29y5 270
1517 22
4 82 307
18 295 00
3 307 24 &
3 482 64
2 225354
5 708 00
209 510
2 089997
2 89901 rr
4 292Z 163
4 515 351
o 607 514
15610
11 4 8 9
43 047 c020
66 12 L
6 499 674
15 61424
51 175 040 L

320 434 597
141 861
61 259 762
1J 048 874
70 1
3 99885 79 5
717 26 8
194 795 04 6
9 420 669
1 103 O 4 1
341 O5 2

10 866 034


I


I


I


>.,.2


AGGREGATES
1. Miles ofroad operated at oloser oa th#..........
2. Tlria-alles (looomotive-paopelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Steam looomotive-propelledI trains .....**
2-02. Diesel-electric loomoltive-prope~lled;n twn .....
~2-03 Elsteti locomo~tivepzopelled tins..... ....
-0.Other looomotive-propelled traine ......
2-. otoroar-propelled twrins .........
2-07. Total tmin-sles .. ** .
2-08. Orbinsyl. ............*************
2-09. Light .. ...... ... ... ** ** ** *** ***
3. Road locoactive-ailes:
1-01. Prinoipal ...................... ..
}-02. Rlelper (exoludes 'Be and' trailing *A' unts** *** **

3-5.otal, steamonly. .. *
06 otal, diesel-electrio onrlF *********
07.otal electrioo n17********************* it;I;
Fi-08. Total, other (diesel n soiemoranga-eci) *
Train-switahing looosotive-ailea:
}-09. Steam looomotivs*** ****** *****
F10. Diesel-electrio looomotive. .. .. .
-11. Electrio looomotive .. .. .. .
}-12. Other looomotives (diesel and gas;oliemotor an~ d gsetrio) **
3-1).Total** *
-14. MIlles at inital anrd' finl' t$*iurm i~inaellde in'lo ite}1) *
4. Cawalles (thousands):
9-01.Ltoaded, st or north* ** ** .
9-02. Loaded,wost or south* ** .
4-03.Loaded. total ** ** *
4-4Empty, sat ornorth. **
4-05.5mpty westorouth* ** **
P-06.Emptyo total~p~ ... ... ...... *** *** :
4-06. Idaded and empty, east or north *******
9-09. Loadetandespty, total. .. .. .* **
410.Caoboose. all directions. . *
4*11, Passnger carrying oars, all direti~ons ******
-1C2. Other passenger-trlan oars, all direations.... ...
5. ross ton-siles of road loocaotives and tenders (thousants)t
01. Coal-burning steam looomotivs **** .... ...
02.01-burning steam looomotivs.. .... ..**
5-0) Diesel-electrio locomotivs** ***** ****
g-4 lectrie loconotivs **** **** ****

6. Gross ton-siles of oars, co~nlrtents d' omb~ooes (thousands):
01. Total in coal-burning stea lDooomotive traos* ** *
2,total In oil-burning stena loooacotive trains*** ***
O.Total in diesel-electria locomotive Strins**** ***
6-04 Totalin elecItria loocautive trane *******
6-0.OU Tota inothe lo~oosotiv and moto~rofne eas*** ***
6-6total Inaol freight tzelas ** ** ;n otnr~oue n
6-07. Total of passenagr train oars n otnsinlddi -6
8. Tamn-hours (Inaolding train-switching hours at way stations)I
8*01. Coal-burningl stea loconotive-propelled Smlns*** ***
8-02. Oil-burning steam locomotive-propelled trains ****
=-03 Diesel-elentrio looomotive-ropelled traIne ****
80.Electria locomotive-propelled trsins ** ***

8-07.Trotal tzein-hourg* * ** *
AVERAGES
9. Avrseeso per mile of road per day:
9-01. Tamin-liles, orbinry l. ............... ...
9-02. Met ton-miles........ ........
1D. AvezMes per train-slel (excl~ludingl~igh twJin
10-51. Locomotive-siles (principal and helper)*..........
10-02. Loaded freight ea~r-ile ...... .....

10*05. GassI ton-anes (exchaing1 locoMotives ad tenders). ....
10-05. Met ton-mLles.......................
11. Gross ton-alles of looosotives and tende~rs per laoomt~r-ivea:e ..
12. Met ton-miles per loaded ear-mle .........
1 01. Percent looada of total rreisht on-sailes, east or aerth .
1 02. Peroent loabd* of total freight on~~mil, s wet or south .
1 03. Peroent lo~ate of total freight eair-le all airections. .
1)-04. Peroent east or north of total leaded tright onwancer. .
14. Averages per tratohour:
14-02. Gross ton-anesr (;olbing looomotives ;and tender). ..

15. Poroont t~lraithn-sich hours at way sutaons of total train-houro'* .


224094

291 504 356
118 176 4 35
6 580 756
19 083
416 281 230
311 2 4 7
416 592 4 77
411 558 834
5 033 64 3

416 450 556
22 456 24 6
23 611296
462 518 098
331 201282
123 319 038
7 977 374
20 4 O4

30 721 620
569j4456
554 776
6 4 56
36 978 310
8 0524 4 2

U 382 382
6 554507
14 936 889
3 277124
5 187 604
6 464 72 8
11 659 506
11 742111
23 401617
418709
15 6 25
51 7 76
71 2?87 577
23 394 36 4
39 438 57 t
2 336 196
4 ,a4
136 4614 69

519 962 793
149 670 583
352 926 974
21 413 58 9
112 3 94
1044 086333
6 679 430
469 226 965
14 350 80 7
4 2 78 7 26
5 615 3 25
379 07 3
1 14 6
20 0 6 2
24 645159


225 7e9

39)9 867 287
81 464 250
7 925 283
2 632
489 259 460
3 311 81
4 e9 590 64 1
4 63 231 120 C
6 359 01 0

409 445 657
32 238 320
30 758 72 7
552 442 712
458 037 651
84 627 093
9 774 760
3 20 0

39 087 336
3 449 51
582 307
4 94 4
43 124130
9 881 321

9 794 724
7 533 329
17 328 053
3350917 7
5 647 312
8 956 48 9
13 103 901
13 180 641
26 284 542
489 566
16 51 0
50 21 9

97 265 673
31 332 67 6
27 769 576
2 651499
S4
159 019 51L
727 087 382
211 528 536
246 339 471
24 361 254
68 97 6
1209385619
3 685 30 0
570 56113;?
20 452 696
5 6 63 91 6
3 7 95 3 8 2
4 66 7 5 2
42 3
21 3 On
30 400 479


55 014
90 312 185
33 555 914
5 101 373
128 96947 2
11 5 6 4
128 981036
126 7554 35
2 225 601

129 085 156
11 407 660
10 844 780
151 337 596
109 223 730
36 314 331
b 799 535

11 2644 14
2 755 04 4
459785
14 479 i4
2 401 212
2 929 601
1 8688657
4 79L:456
839000
1 927 74 4
2 766 74 4
3 768 GO1
3 796 601
7 565 i0 2
131 86 5


30 502 0 9
45 7 91
10 317 77 f
1 488 836
42 355 014

220 904 577
47 3OU
99 418 55 6
16 329 35
63 0 4 2
655 029
154 762 56 4
6 234 19 9
1 831 37 O
2 80 34 9

8 352 881


7 945

19 851 24 O
514 37 6
526 36 5
20 891 98 1

20 891981
2O 676 834
215 14 7
20 898 826
1 521 380
1 089 569
23 309 775
21956 589
524 201
828 965

1 846 596
100192
32 419

1 979 207
129 20 8
437 791
432 752
8 70 54 3
313173
314 369
627 542
750 964
747121
1 498 08 5
21413


8 066 382

70 791
366 567
8 503 680
70 531133

460 66 9
2 063 936
73 055 738
63 31 8
36 935 05 2
1 193 66 2
37 4 9
36 14 4

1267 299


37 774
48 542 215
21 504 320

70 046 535 5
70 046 535
69 507 835
536 700
70 048 220
1 926 56 8
1 394 671
73 369 459
51 709 670
21 659789


5 026 321
666 447

5 692 768
1 321 70 3
1 178163
947 355
2125 518
486 707
695738
1 188 44
1 664 870
1 643 093
3 507 963
69975


12 482 139
151 03 3
6 287 504

18 920 67
87 256 210
8 82 914
56 307 12

144 446 253
635 04 4
65 549 801
2! 998 23 3
9 64 9 39


4 007 336


125361

132 798 716
62 601 825
953 018
19 683
196 373 24 2
2 99 6 8 3
196 672 925
194 618 730
2 054 195
196 418 354
7 800 636
10 282 276
214 501268
1483J11 293
64 820 717
1340 854
20 4 4
12 584 289
2 173 773
62 574
6 45 6
14 827092
4 200 319
Z 836 827
3 305594
7 142 370
163tr244
2 249750
3 887997
b 47j 07 1
5535jj296
11030 367
195,456
10 4 5 7
31 7 4 6

20 236 307
23 197 54 O
22 762 505
480 795
4 ,a4
66 682 09:
141 270 87 3
148 740 36,
196 740 61L
3 020 30 3
111 7 5 i
469 883 911
2 326 03 9
209 979 54 8
3 924 713
4 22t 6 6 63
2 7 81 5 2
62 5 8 O
1 14 6
16 D9 98
11 017 623


6.0
6,888
1.05
36.3
20.6
56.9
2,537
1,140
,295

71.9
55-8
63.8
56.1

16.9
42,365
19.6


7.0
8,285
1.07
359
18.5
2,50)
1,181
288
32.9
7'.7
57.2
65.9
56.5
16.1
39,782
18.2


7.9

379
21.8


280
32.3
77.
S.2
6.4
6 1

15.4
40o,309
29.1


9.3
12,0)04
1.11
379
19.2
2,652
L1292
277
31(.1
81.1

61.o


36,801
23.0


B.6
16,120
1.06
42.1
30.4
72.5
3.533

365

58-3

50.3

16-5
57,647


11.1
22,860


29.8
73.2


47.5





15.4
55,794
21.8


6.1
5.70s
1.oy
30.6
17.0
47.6

258

70.8

55-4

17-5
36,045
18.2


7.2
6,882
1.ok

141.1
2,001
954
249
j2.2
75.2

9.2

16.8
33,325


1.04
36*7
20.0
56.7
2,517
1,079
311

70.1




44,464
16.1


58
6,242
1.05
385.9

1,085
'301
30.2


66.T
54.4
17.6
42,656


9-01
9-02

10-03



11.

1 -01
1 02
1 03J
1)-04
14-01
14-02

15


* Eoludes switching time of train looomotives at initial and final terminals.
SExoludes Missouri and Arkansae Ry. Co. Road not in operation. The 194(9 figures include eight months operations of the
and Milssouri Pacific R.R. Co. due to strike effective Sentember 9, 1949.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the olose of each month within the period.


Missouri-Illinois R.R. Co.


U. S. GOVERNiMENIT PRINTING OFFICE:1949 O 850184


S~tateent No.M.d-211(08A)





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1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 1948d 1949 1948 1949 1948


W WESTERN DISTRICT


I


53 00 3
7 457 782
3 889 52 6
467381
11 814 68 9
11 815 709
11581284
234 425
11 825 591
999 66 6
974 713
13 799 972
9 046 24 3
4 818170
535 559

992 464
343 769
45 319
13 81552
229203
27716 6
171638
448 80 4
70 266
168 690
2 38 95 5
347 431
3 40 3 2 0
687 759
12142
15 8

2 511177
3780
1181569
1 37 539
3 834 663

18 279 914
4 76 5
11 277 757
1501951
31064 439
14 473 52
531177
504
214 BO 6
25 4 6

772 05


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* Eolades switehing time of etia losoomthes at initial and final terrmans.
/ Exaludes Missouri and Arknsas 11J. Co. Road not in operation.


FREIGHTf TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAMI RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 124 reports of freight tran statistiocl representing 1JJ railways d
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THIE MONTB OF NOVEMBER 1949 AND 1948


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


ACCREGATES
1. iloes of road operated at close or month ..............
2. Traia-aLles (looasotive-propelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Btesa locomotive-propelled trains ..........
2-02. DIoeel-electric l.oom~otive-prop~lled train .. .. .. .


2-07. Total trlooomoive-poeldSan ..........
2-07.Totltrin-siles....... .. ..
2-08.0rdinary........... .. .. ..
3. Road loaoaotive-ai~le:
3-01. Prinaipal......... .. ..
3-02. H~elper (ecue B and tai ing* units)* ***.
0)LI t................. .
0 Tofal locomotive-anes. ........... .. .. .
05total, ateanonly ................... ...
0.Total, diesel-electric only .........
0.Total, electrio onlJ* ** ** ** ** ** ** ** *
*O.Total, other (biesel and gasoline motor, and gas-electria). .
Tzain-awitahng looosotive-anesl:
3*09. Steaalocomotine********** **** ****
10~. DIsael-electria looosotives *** *** *** **
F11. Electric looomotives
1L2. Other loomotives (diesel eo gpolin t; aebr/ ruetria) ****
3-1). Total*** *** ** *** ** *
E14. Mliloe at initial and inaul terminals tooluded la itea f-1* *
9. Ca~ailes thousandsd):
4-01. Loaded, oeat or north ****** *****
4-02. loaded,westorsaouth********************
4-4.Epty, east or north ********************

P-07. Ipaded and pty, oest or north ** ** ** *
a-08. Losset ans eaptyr, west or soout .. .. .. .
-09. Loaded andesptl, total .. ..
4-10. aboosea.all directions * ** *
4-11. Passen~r carrylag casrs, ll dirnotons **....
4.12. Other pa~ssenge-tai oars, all threations* ** *
5. Gmros ton-miles of seat looomotives and tenders (thousands)t
01.CGoal-burning steamlooomotives* .............
-0.011~-burningsrtesalooomotive* ** ** ** *
*-~.Diesel-electrio loomoa u** ** ** ** ** **
5- 1. Electrie lecomotive** **** **** ***
5-op Other locomotives .. .. ....... ....*
F w Tehl***** ***** ***** **** *****
6. Gross ton-ailes of oars, contenlts, and oabooses (theassads):
01. Total In anal-buiaig steam looomotin Mains ** ** ** *
e-2 otal inoil-burning stea looaotin trais. .. *
0). Toal~ in diesel-eleetrio lo~oaotlrn tane* *** **
0.Total In electrio lomootive tnras. .. ** ** *
6-05. Zote in other locomoulrs anoe otoroar usn. ... ..
6-btotal Inall reighttlane** ** ** ** ** **
6-07. Total or passenger train oars and contents knoluded In -06
7. Met tan-mles, revnue and nnerevnue (thousands) ** ** ** *
8. Tmi-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations)t
8-01. Coal-burning steam loeomotive-propelled tzeins. *******
6-02. 011-burning steam locomotie-prope~lled twain .. ... .
8-3 Iesel-electri locoastive-propelled etas~ ** ** *
8-0. letrio looomotive-propelled train .... **
605. Other locomotive-proplled twNs ** ** ** ** **** *
8-6 otoror-propelled trains ** ** ** ** ** *
8-07. Total tmin-hours** ** *
AVERAGES
9. Averyrae per aile of road per days
9-ol. Train-tieso, ordiassy .. .. ... .. .. . *
9-02. het ton-sitaes.......................
10. vengs pr tzata-Lle (eze~lana light tzatas)
1 1.Looomotive-ailes (n0priL a and helper). .. ** *
10-02. Leaded fres tt es>*ailr .. .. .. .. .. ...
100) Emt tnret t eawalles..................
10*04. otal ft eawalse (exolating eabooose) .. *
10. Z. Gross ton-Mles (esolating loom~otives and tenders). .. .
1% 6. Met toiea-als......................*
11. Gross ton-siles of loooaotives and tenders per looomotive-aile*. *
12. Met ton*Mles per loaded ear-sle .********
13. Carcaile ratices
01 Proent leased of total traight assailes, east or north *
02 Peroent loadst of total fright eawath, wrest or south *
0 Pro~at loaded of total frniaht es>*M1**. all dinotione* *
Proent east or aorth of total leaded fright oanarlege. .
14. AvenuesI per tzata-bours
14-51. Train-mles ... .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .
14-02. Oooes tea-stles (exolmetag looomostres san tenders). .. .

15i. Percent tasta-switching hears at wJay tations of total Smria-bours *


8 09 7
1 903 44 9
151 96 1
49 46
2 104 671
2104871
2 070 315
34 556
2105148
143 604
112 927
2 361679
;c129200
157 538
74 941

182 414
22 024
2 915
207353
14 967
39 810
47 862
87 672
28 881
28 700
57 581
68 691
76 5 6
145 253
2 165


798104
28 771
33 644

860 519
6 994 013
176 521
194 898
7 365 432
4 88 6
4056 478
117 993
9 39 6
3 60 3

130 992


;:25 570
20 047 8663
11, 779 47 6
6190533
3 310
40 449 682
40 482 95 6
39 957 435
525 521
40 465160
2 0 38 651
a 218 496
44 722 307
assesss53
14 397 511
755 877
3 36 6
i 953 3 6
713 680
55 636
S1 4
3 722 770
802 84 7
827 216
638 55 4
1465 770
299 630 O
512 553
811 98 5
1126 84 6
1 1 50 90 7
i;i277 753
40 781
1 55 9
4 7 3 4

6 29220
i 20857
4 565 46
823324
84 2
13 290 20
45 846 804
13 815 926
40 1 77 926
2029196
1s s 1
101885 833
349 552
46 0 36 23
12 81042
417 76
657 234
35 71 5
15 8
2 11 3
2 394030


225 603
37 400 964
9 860 423
700 869
48 042 424

48 076 436 5
47 465 246
611189
48 062 599
2 975 634
2 924 72 7
53 962 960
42 764 2 82
10 253 237
945 249
19 2
3 802 794
419 65
51 450
4 274 346
980 879
943 218
767118
1710336
369 464
539 450
908 914
1 312 682
1 306 5 6
2 619 250
48167
4 3 2
9153 33&
2 945 204
38294 413
257 14
15 650 107
67 853 103
19 487 25
29 919 86
2 470 57

119 73800
322 777
56 161 834
1879 28
531 288
457 010
45 0 14
2 4
2 914 76


53 070
11663 344
2? 778 180
601 353
15 036 877
15 038 053
14 758 355
279 698
15 050 308
1 509 481
1360 917
17 920 706
14 272 167
2 967 075
6814 64

1493 993
193 646
40 811
1728 450
302 700
341296
218 25@
559550
67 634
216120
303 954
429 129
4 34 3 7 5
863 504
15 294
17 8

3971 23
5695
864 977
151102
4993097
29 503 033
7 750
6 529 3 7 b
1 822 260
7 4
39 8624*98
60 192
19 268 522
848 363
147 7 76
32 5 5
11 5
1020 807


7 874
2 470 635
39 122
78 922
58 8
2 586 684
2 556 713
31 972
2 589175
162 906
143 482
2 895 562
2 735 017
39 616
122 930

240 716
5034
4 58 5
250 335
18 449
53 827
55 322
109149
43 095
37 679
80 778
96 926
93 0 0 1
189 927
2637
4 7
1 35
996 235
6041
55 933
1058 209
9 069 281
24 030
314 555
9407 866
10 272
5 173 223
157 228
2 50 2


165 255


37 599
4 351 441
2: 403 96 2

6 755 40 3
6 755 40 3
6698030
57373
6 755 665
174 33 7
137664
7 067 66 6
46 42720
2: 424 94 6


502181
92 771

594 95 2
135 63 6
115 429
96337
211 766
49 013
61 704
110 717
164 442
322 483
6779


1121504
26354
686 23 5

1 834 09 3
8 O24 116
202 16 8
6 116 94 6

14 343 232
59 82 5
6 687 561
277 932
6 301
113 52 6


397 759


37 891
6 364 123
1 713 161

8 077 28 4
8077 284
8013119
64165
8078149
288 357
181 790
8 548 296
6821158
172?7 138


564135
54 203

6183538
163 388
128 592
107198
235 790
49 659
72199
121 858
178 251
179 9 7
357 64 8
803 5
3 10
8 29
1609 213
31 52?7
4837 46
.
2 124 4 8 6
11 211 099
226 157
4 515 94 8

15 953 204
64 30 9
7 443 9 31
386 251
7 309
74 626


46(;86


126 871 l
12 335 191
7 334 O 27
102191
S3 1 0
19 774 719
19 806 973
19 607 806
199167
19 778 75 6
72104 2
993192 i
21 492 S90
13 747.3 90
7 596 857
145 37 7
3 36 6
1 2762/ i
255116
7 40 4
11 4
15358913
423 041

394 811
322717
717 28
1 51 471
2553:5 9
404 730
546 282
L6 75 97 6
11222i50
19 090 L
1 11 0
2 4 1
1 860817
2178 244
2 668 690
52 141
84 2
6 760 934
12 548 761
13 608 99 3
22E O6 70 0
3 32 3 47
15 sea
49112 750
201 85 6
2u d18 06 9
353 940
410 9 3
319 50 6
6 ( 4 0
15 8
2 O 1
10 9322 7


126 768
16 902 858
5 335 960
100 593
1 6
22 339 579
22~572 414
22 137 059
235 555
22 344 967
1014 890
1238 538
24 598 395
18 937 940
5 519 40t,
140 65t
19 a
1503 950
166 769

1677 223
496 342i

419 504
3863543
188 872
213 452
402 324
608 r76
5 99 7 9 5
1 208171
22 201


2 576 564
2907 982
1939 649
50 114
7474 315
18 069 690
19 253 352
16 850 513
5333764
7 12 5
54 514 444
188 OO4
24 276 158
4t)7 441
523 970
231 90 0
6 93 7
2 4
2 O4 8
1252 320


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1.o6
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1,183


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NOVEMBER 1949


UNIV. OF F 8.
DOCUi` UP






U.S. DIP 099TORY


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT














FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 124 reports of freight train statistics representing 13) railways /

(SWITCHIING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WIT H NOVEMBER 1949 AND 1944

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

1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 1948 94 1948 1949 1948


I r I


Pnsa


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at alace or month# ). ...........
2. Traia-alles (looomotive-propelled and mpotoroar trains)
2-01. Stea locomotive-propelled traine .. .........**
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains .. .. .. .
2-0). Electrio looosotive-propelled trains.. .. .. ... .
2-04. Other looomotive-propelled trained .......

2-07. Total tzein-miles..... .. .. .. .
2-08.07dinay.. .. ..................
2-09. Light............ .. ..
). Road loomaotive-ales:
M-1. Principal .. .. .. ...............
3-02. helper (exaludes "BM and trailing *A' units)* .. .. .
3-0).Light....... .... .. .. .
3*.Total, lrlocootie-mries..............**....

07Total, electric only....... *
-0.Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gas-electria)**
Tiai-switahing loocaotive-atles:
}-09. Steaa looomotives ** ** ** ** ** ** **
5-10. Diesel-electric locomotivs.. ..... ....
}*11. Electria looomotive ...... ....*
F.1. Other loomotives (diesel and peoline motor, and a-electri) *. ..
3-). Total.. *
}-14. MIlesr at initial aind fna terminal included In item Fl)* *
I. Cassailes (thousands)t
9-01. Loaded, east or north ****** *****
9-02. Loaded,wcestor eouth.... .. *

4-0 4.Empty.Jeastenorth. .......'...........**

9-07. Loaded andermpty, eastor north***********
a-08. Loasd dand empty, west or soulth. ... ... .. .
1-09. Loaded and espty, total .. ..
4-10. 0aboose. aut heaions... .,,... .
4-11. Paseanger carrying cars, all dizeotions ******
9-12. Other passenger-tzsin cars, all directione- .. .. .. .
5. amros ton-miles at rose loeomotives and tenders (thousands):
01. Coal-burning tstea locomotives* .. .. .. ...
0.Oil-burning steam loomlotives .. .. .. .. .
5-0).DIesel-electrio looomotives...... .
5-4Electrie loconotives..... .. ..
5-05.ther locomotives... .
6. Gross ton-siles of oara, contents, and ab~ooses (thousand):
01. Total in coal-burlpnin stea looomOtive mlwins .. ...
0.Total in oil-borning stena locoactive tlraine* ** *
60.Total in diesel-electrio locomotine twilns**********
60.Total in electric loconotive trains *******
6-05. Total in other locomotive an. motoroar usin .. .. .. .
-0.Total in all freight trained *********
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents included in 5~06
7. Met ton-ales, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) *** **
8, Train-honre (Inolating train-awitching hours at way stations)I
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomlotie-propelled trains. ** **
8-02. Oil-burning steam loomaotive-propelled twains .. .. *
8-0) Diesel-electria locomotive-propelled trais. .. .. ***
8-4 lectria locomotive-propelled tzains .*****
8-05. Other locomotin-pproplle tana ** ** ** *
8-6 otoroar-propelled tzrina ..............****
8-07. Total train-hours** *** *** *** *** ***
AVERAGES
9. Avralges per atle of road per days
9-ol. Train-iles, ordinry 7. .................
9-o2. set ton-mie ....... .......
10. Avrnsres per tranl-mle (exoluding light trans):
10-01l. Locomotive-sles (principal adhelper). .. ........
10-02. Lossed freight acar-iles...... ......
100.Total frreigt on mile (excluding oaboose). .. .
10-05i. ()oss ton-liles (excluding locomostres and tendor). ..
10-06. Met ton-siles ............
11. GIross ton-alles of loconotives and tenders per looomotie-aile. ..
12. Met ton-aties per loaded caskmile .........

1 01. Peroent loaded of total freight car-ailes, aest or north .
1 02. Percent loaded of total fright car-alles, west or south .
1 03. Peroent loaded of total freiaht on miles all directions. .
15-04. Paerent east or north or total toaded traigt ea~lr-ie. .
14). Avetrges per train-houlr:
14-01. Train -mlees. .......... .............
1l-02. Oross ton-mles (excluding loboomotivesand tenders).: ..

15. Perowns train-switching hours at way stations or total train-hour.*, .


225 539

317 927 4 50
132 133 640
7 199 789
22 993
457 283 872
344 521
457 628 393
452 065136
5 563 257

457 466 676
24 506 4 9 3
25 842 809
507 617 978
361 164 464
137 8964 93
8 733 251
23 7 7 O

33 729 812
6 419 240
610 416
6 57 O
40 766 030 t
8 8 87 7 7

9 218 724
7 200 4 6
16 419184
3 5804 62
5 704 912
9 285 374
12 799186
12 9 O5 3 7
25 704 558
460 041
17 2 O2
56 5 3 4

77 664 4 7 3
25 469 559
44 052 043
2 559 520
579
149 751 391
566 322 890
163 594 034
393 603 92 6
23 442 785
1ee sy s
1147 092 012
4 0 31 5 2
515 755 94 1
15 6 52 4 8 0
4 700 4 7 1
6 279 26 6
414 78 8
1 3 O4
22 17 5
27 0704 8 4


225 77 9

437 278 384
91 324 937
8 706 152
2 800
857 312 273
365 192
5537677 465
530 706 623
6 970 842

537 516 645
35 213 962
33 683 454
606 416 061
500 812 066
94 880 586
10 720 017
339 2
42 898 620
3 869 297
633 757
5539 4
47 407 076
10 663 763

10 737 969
8 300 485
19 038 454
367866G
6 186 778
9 865 441
14 416 635
14 4 87 2 6 O
28 903 895
5537735
18 O 2 1
54 57 8

106 420 591
34 277 880
31 064 052 i
2 908 646
too
174 6712 7 1
7 94 944 87 7
231015 795
2716 259 443
26 831 853
we ar e
1329128123
4 0 09 8 6 0
626 724 955
22 3 32 9 5 9
6 195 87 5
4 252 434
5 11 766
4 4 9
23 465
33 316 94 8


53043

97 797 451
37 446 376
5 568 754

140 612? 581
12 584
140 825165
138 364 884
2!460 281

140 939167
12 407 720
11 819 634
165 166 581
118 297 990
40 533437
6 339 094

12 275 560
3 104 501
504 104
15 85165
2 650 155

3 207 092
2 040 624
5 247 716
909 32
2 096 664
3 005 993
4 116 48
4 137 2 8
8 253709
144 035
2 21 9
12 37 8
33 018 67 6
49 571
11 499458
1 6263575

46 194 080

239 223 92
52 06 5
110 697 661
17 831 301
6 9 4
367 804 913
7 37 97 4
169 257 44 4
6 7 68 68 4

2 046 240
305 81

116 3
9 128 30


53 192 i

1358 911386
23 100 266
6 764 079

168 775 731
12 908
168 788 639
165 564 91 2
3 223 727

168 900 390
17 824 694
16 243 121
202 968 205
170 461 346
24 717 542
7 789 317

17 789 268
1 710 87 2
523 318
20 023 458 6
3 609 945

3 823 94 3
2 443 609
6267552
697 349
2306117
3 203 466
4721292
4 749 7 26
94 71018
17196
12 4 8 3

47 018 94 8
71 820 O
7 364 851
1 712 526

56 168 145
349 937 630 C
149 611
69 7891 17
19 871134
77 5
439 748 287
7 77 4 60
214 063 568

10 2 69 0 3 2
7 3
1250 817
373 GO4

1 315
11894 841


7 958

21 754 689
666 337
575 826
.2 9 8
22 996 852

22 747149
249703
23 OOZ 974
1 464 984
1 202 496
25 6714 54
24 085 789
681 739
903 926

2 029 010
122 216
35 334
2 186 560
144 175

477 602
480 614
958 216
342 053
343 069
685122
819 655

1 643 336
23 578


8 864 4 36

99 56 2
400 211

9 364 199

77 525 14 6
637 190
2 258 834

OO 42117 0
68 2 04
42 991 53 0

1 311 65 5
46 889
79747

1 398 291


7 51

28 519 674
152 585
861184
.9 53
29 533 44 3

29 081051
4523992

29 538 490
2 113 640
1 709 603
333 61733
31 655 036
154 87 7
1351820

26 71031
32 940
41301
2 745 272
220 433

622 439
639 004
1 261 443
447 849
423 469
871 318
1 0702!8 8
1 062 4 7 3
2132 761
29 991

1 16 1

11 590 507

20 62 8
629 380

12 240 515

103 695 780
87 791
3 404 336

107 187 907
108 21 2
59 685 77 6

1 844 10 9

10 867
62 790

1917 766


37 758

52 893 656
23 908 282

76 801 93 ~
76 801938
76 205 865
596 073

76 603 885
2 100 905
1 532335
80 437125
56 352 390
24 084 735


5 528 502
759 218
-
6 287 720
1 457 33 9

1 293 592
1 043 69 2
2397 28 4
515 720
757442
12 93162
1829312
1 8 01 1 34
3 630 44 6
76 754

9 21 6

13 603 64 3
177 387
6 973 739

20 754 769

95 280 326
10 85 08 2
62 424 077

158 7 89 48 5
6 94 8 70
72 237 36 2

3 2 761 6 5
50 4 6 5
1 078 4 65


4 4050 9 5


37 954

74 307 293
18 033 84 8

92 341141

92 341141
91 540 044
801097

92 353 369
3 649 366
2116 602
90 119 337
79 964 242
18 155 095


6 489 828
534 969

7 024 797
1 882 630

1 527 061
1 185 624
2 712 685
512037
815129
1327166
2 039 098
2 O OO 7 5
4 039 851
91565


18 809 055
361 400
5 215 336

24 385 791

132 650 165
2 459 699
47 941 759

183 051 623
7 02 0 5 2
87 123 235

4 6 14 90 1
79 3 81
788 271


5 482 553


126 780

145 481 654
70 112 645
1 055 209
22 993
216 672 501
331 937
217 004 4358
214 747 238 h
2 257 200

216 721 650
8 532 864
11 288 34 4
236 542 876 t
162 428~ 29 3
72 5 96 5 8 2
1 494 251
23 7 7

13 896 720
2 433 305
69 97 b
6 5 7
16 406 573
4 636 104

4 240 48
3S635 530
7 875968
1 793 360
2 507 737
4 301097
6 033 79
6 143 326 7
12 177 065
215 674
11 5 8
34 19
22 177 72 8
26 242 601
25 479 284
532 954
j 7 96
73 438 343 5

154 294 22 6
162 456 88 7
219 845 000
3 352 65U
127 so
540 07 4 4 4
2 530 4 7
231 269 60

4 2 94 9 7 6
4 64 3 6 O
3 107 67
69 22
1 3 O
21 01
12 138 79


126 782

195 540 031
50 038 238
1080 889
2? 800
246 661 95U
S558 2 84
217 014 24 i
244 520 616
2 493 626

246 726 396
11 626 262
13 61412 6
271966 786
218 531 442i
51 853 0 7
15 78 880
3 39 2

15 948 501
15 90 516
69 130
5 3 94
17 61354 9
5 150 755
4 764 526
4 032 249
8 796 774
1821431
2 642 060
4 463 491
6j585 957
6 6 74 30 O
13 260 265
244 783
11 7 3
31 34 O

29 002 081
33 644 660
18 463 837
566 74i
10oo
81 676 820

206 661 50O2
226 ~406 485
150 440 756
3 556 363
75 40o
599 140 306
i 422 13 6
265 652 376

5 6 04 91 7
6 116 42 1
2 202 479
75 372
4 4
22 150
14 021780


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1.05
36.3
20.6
56.9

31.4 (

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55*8
63.9
56*1
16.9
1(2,374
19.6


7.o
8,286
1.07

541.5
2,504
288
32.9

74*5
57*3


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39,893


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9.554



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2,658

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1.11


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34.2
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61.o

14.2
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8.6
16,175
1.06

30.1
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57,514

24.3


11.1
22,770
1.07
1(3.4
29.9
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58.2
50.1
59-1
49.3

15.4
55,892
21.9


6.0
5,728

1.o3


30.7


17.6
26,084


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32.1
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16.8
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15.6


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2,515
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* Exludes swritching time of twain looomotives at initial and final terminals.
# Excludes Missouri and Arkransas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1950 O 850184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT BQOCRIOMI AND STA'llBTECB


Statement No. M.6-211 (OS-A)


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6,255
1.o5
36.0
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SOUTHERN DISTRICT
)ITOR TE UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEMPOCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERIJ REGION NO.
1991948 1949 1946 1949 19"s 1949 1948 1949 1948I~
AGGREGATS
1. Miles of road operated at clots or month .............. 225 440( 225 5491 52 94 4 53 07 2 8 0 95 7 874 37589 2 37 8451 18 aos see 9( 12 6
2. Traia-ailes (looomotive-propelled and motoroar trained :
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained .. .. . 26 146 833( 36 171 6 ?71 8 361 78 7 11 468 852? 1 907 15 9 2 434 119 4 763 4 1 2 6 362 5201 11 114 4 7 15 906 130 2-01
2-02. Dlssel-electric looomotive-propelled trains.... .... 14 401 20 2 O 1019 130 4 0 56 779 2 984 0 90( 129 941 21 36 9 2 463 30 1 809 537 7 749 177 5 504 154 2-02
2- Eetro100~tV-pp114$Zis... ... ... 638 902 750 43 6 502 354 574 377 49 254 sO 573 -' "' "7"" 548
2- te oooie-rple wn ......... .2 1 62 4 2 1 6 24 b 2
2-0.Totallooomtive-ppopllet trats....... 41187153 47 2441 1~ lP292892 1507319 20386354 253606 17226717 8172057 18(951162 21506004 2-Or
2- otozer-~~rpropelle trained 33 36 5 34 317 1 18 O1 19 6- 32? 18 5 3 12120
2-07.T otal train-siles........... 41 220516 47 875 7 50 1924 100 15 028 515 2 086 534 2 556061 7 226717 8 172 05 18 9833547 21539 12'. 2-07
2-0.0rinary............... 40 701 944 46 701 878 1 6 83 38 4 14 761 39 4 2 061 660 2501 213 71i67 917 8108 242 16 788 983 21331 029 2-08
2-09. Light.. ...... .. .... 518 574 5738680 240 716 267121 24 694 34 848 58 800 63815 194564 208 09 61 2-0
3. Road locomotive-miles:
)-01.PDrincipal............. 41 201 4 4 47 259 957 18:9 3323!5 15040 222 0 86 640 2 5365 0 7 226 922 8172 7 2 18 954645 21510 503 0
3-02.~~~~~~~~ Hepe (eaue 8 n aln A nt) 2 52 3 2 814 7 20 1 041 3 8 8 1 435 7 52 142 10 9 184 14 9 183 SO 4 286 425 655 72 2 908 394 0
M2- .sLht..........................,, 2~ e3 3738 5 803os576 10O68782 1 346 7 3 116266 147 397 142 926 182 273 1009409 1127171 3-0j
f3- .Toallocomotive-aIle........... 455r613546 52 878 2 53 15 0 4340 5 17 822 7 0 2345015 2 868 0 5 7 5a3 15 8641 424 20 619 776 2546 068-
}.Total, isteaoly.............. 29 704 345 41202 034 10 0552i50 13 957 624 2120 568 2720 802 5069 96 6 817 886 1Z458 55b 17 705 522 *
.Toaldieelelctrsoly............ 15 065 85 10 7626~6C 4435 3211851 143 538 21788 24 85183 1823 53 8 035 56 5 705 489 -
-0.otal, electricoaoll........... 790 876 913 249 584 t97 653 034 80 909 125 462 125 370 134 753 -0
}-08. Total, other (direse and gasoline motor, 'and ga-electrio). 2 7 3 O4 -- .2 7 3 O4 }0
Train-switahing leonootive-miles:
3-09.Sbteam looomotives ... .. .. ... .. .. I 839 620l 3672 186b 1006 80 3 1460 383 167 03 7 235 25 2 520 32 9 575 482 1145 45 1 14010O71 j-09
10. DIesel-electria loom~otivs... ..... 711 768 432364 354 705 210 403 22 996 4858 85 308 55 385 248 759 161 716 3-10
-11. E otr~ comoois 1 la +6*atnM Morif,,,, 486 53 ~66 47 804 42 543 2 990 4 975 694 6 150 f:
3- .ota***************...... 607 984 4158670 1 409 312 1713 329 193 023 245 085 605637 630 867 1400 01i 1 569 389
3-*Mlsa nta a ia eriasicue nie -3 7 57 2 0 6 954 30 2 223 0 4 4 300 10 1 1 3 7 6 19 0 3 1 39 3 3 171 1 8 3 3 82 4 5 6 4 6 9 8 1 1
4. Cawailles (thousands)I
4-01. Loaded. east or north* 810 708 893 551 284 790 329 450 39 537 54 444 118 639 129 280 367 742 380 37 71 4-01
4-02. Loaded, west or south ********** 623 986 710 340 179 411 204 71r, 41 661 49 172 96 475 101 826 306 435 354 627 1-02
4-dLoaded, total...****...... 1434 694 1603 691 464 201 534 165 81 198 103 616 215114 231106 674181 735 004 -
Z- Empty, east or north ********** 345 628 5L) 86O 92 710 101 804 36 633 38 447 55 787 55 936 160 496 191 824e -
'-05. Emptl, esot or south ....... 23043 b48 327 202 789 214 34L 29 673 40 361 77 616 75 ~77 212 9~6 217 b42 0
46Empty, total ............. 868671 936 33 2 95 499 316 149 66506 78 808 133 403 131 715 3 7346 409 C60 4-
1(-07. Loaded and empty, east or northr 1156 336 1281~l56i 377 500 431 254 76 170 92 891 174 426 185 216 528 240 572 201 4-07
-08. Loandedandemnpty,weot or south........ 1147029 1258 667 382 200 419 060 7133 4 89 533 174 091 177 605 519404 572 469-0
1(-09. Loaded andempty, tota.......... i:303365 2 :540 229 759 700 850 314 14730 4 1824O24 3 48 517 62 821 10 47 C44 1144 670 1-09
1C-10. 0aboose. alldirections........... 41676 47406 13346 15317 2147 2588 7249 8139 18934 21362 4-10
4*11. Passenger carying cars. all directions 1 3 3 1 4 8 61 34 15 8 2 35 O2 3 2 71 945 1 0 07 4-11
-1C2. Other passenger-train oars, all directions..... 4 O4 24 35 91 3 92 4 4 1 54 86 4 9 82 2 2 2 2 2 9 1 )-12
5. Gross ton-siles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands)t
01Coal-burning stesamlocompotives* .........,...... I 474 8831 8867 944 i 80020?O5 3 888 a665 794 7801 988 38 3 1248 613 1603 274 16 37 285 2 387 62i 5-01
02.01-burning stean loeomotives 0 10 9 4 0 2 7 43 5 03 3 8 7 64 8 90 16 1 8 6 34 8 9 7 1 990 8 7 2 703 7 16 5-02
OdDiesel-electrio leomootives......... 4800~363 3447 528 1219 80 2 915 286 27 881 3 954 708 62 3 5323 4 76 i85005fi7 2 004 613 50
r-.lectrie oomaotives........... 228 049 248560 147 94.0 143 709 34 865 56720 152 45 09 47931 0
5: .Other loeomotives .. .. .* 9-. -E 9 0
5-.otal............... 1>520 24 15 507 344 4171 23 4 952 549 857 526 1049 057 1 967 574 2 161 64 7 6523320 7 144 091 -0
6. Grosse ton-siles of oars, co~ntnts, and' oab~ooses (thousands)
01. Total in ooal-burning steam looosotive trains .. .. .. 45 552 127 63 329 97 20 2 31 86 527 796 418r 6 591 561 8 675 688 8 735 352 11046 267 9 993 3 4 9 15 811 6 8 4 6-01
otal in oil-barning eteam loooaotive trains. ....... 11 8 31 OZ 17 8 96 9 9 4 bl 63 6 92 90 14 7 248 4 6 11 7 36 3 74 17 6 44 6 42 6-02
6-0: .Ttal in diesel-electrio locomotive Smins.......... 42 O 30 581 30 753 610 11 4 75 08B4 8 921 5 9 202 581 19 220 6 322 64 4 4 6 98 5 4 24 O 30 2 7 2 17 114 4 5 6 -
6-. otal In electrio loomaotive trains 96 (r90 2 301714 1 605 994 1 687 457 200 39 321 2800 290 310 292 977 0
6-0 otl n thr oosoiv and).I motoroa tasias ***64 2 L6 40 165 6 68 L --6 36 6 J3 3 36-
6-.otal in all right trains......... 101 516 865 114 288 921 33317 524 38 409 227 6 994 534 9016128 15148143 15993274 46 056 66 50 870 292 -
6-07. Total of passenger train cars and contents hinouded in' &*0 321 6B 8 48 1 3 52 91 9 56 4 89 3 74 9 9 2 81 61 4 24 69 6 34 2035 ~9 6 12 7 2 6*07
7. Met ton-ailes, revenue and nonlreveue (thousands) ..... .. 45 190 i214 52 541 50 15 O 88 310 18 070 6 61 3 6 52 90 7 4 891 26 3 6 7 77 141 7 544 351 19 6 71 85 6) 22 234 2:4 61 7
8. Train-hours (inoloding train-switching hours at way stations)1'
b01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-prope~lle twins. .. ... 1 313 512i 1 796 4 8 9 585 72?2 824 721 113 74 5 154 088 303 857 387 608 310 18 8 430 132 801
8-02. 011-burning stess looomotive-prop~lled treins **.... 3 80 7 4 i 5 42 as9 5 31 5 51 23 7 834* 3 75 9 1 5 34 8 59 8-02
$-Od Diesel-electrio locoastivepro alled ~trais *.. 684 115 470 419 223 721 159 780 8591 1 686 115 522 79 642 336 281 2?29 311 8-0~
$*.Electro locomotive-pr~opelled zenine 36 96 O 44 4 99 27 66 6 32 O 66 3 46 1 5 7 17 5 8 31 6 7 16 0
8-0 Other loomootive-propelled traina 4 3 3 ----" 4 3 33 0
8- otoroalcpropelled trains ******************2 05 62 141 113 116 1 94 32 02 L -
8-07.TZotal train-hoare.. ......... 2417 431 2 856i79 837 75 5 1016 688 125 797 161431 424 502 475 084 1029 37 7 1 r0307ioI6 07
'AVRAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-1.Tahmies miar .. .. .. .. .. 6 779.0 8.2 10.2 6.2 6.9 4.8 549o
9-02. get tn-U 1les ... ... .... .... 6,% 6 7,5 9,193 10,984 14,557 20,038 5,816, 6, 260 5,ook 5,589o2
Id. Avenge per tr~ai-ale (exolatibng li~ight twins)
100.Locomotive-mile (principal an helper)*..***... .10 1,06 1.08 1.0 1.07: 1.0 1,0) 1.04 1,0) ~ 1o 04 0-0
10-02. Leaded freight ear~~r-le ******* 3. 4. 3663.2 394 1, J 28.5 9 35. :Z -o2
10-03. Empt twight onwal es 2. 012. 14T. 51 6.2 199 1-
100.Toa right QcannLe (exoludbing oboe. .. .. .6 4 5921 57.6~ ~ fl.~ 7 94 64. 4 3l
1%05.: Gross ton-miles (*zolating locomotives and tenders). ....2 2, 2 2[2621 3,3 I)197 ,12)1-
11. Greas toan-iles of Looolotives and t;endrs per loeomotive-mlr.. 97 28 277 278 6j~ ]1 2l 0 250 3a0) 11
12. Net ton-ailes per loaded ealcale ....... 31.5 32.i l253. 504. 1. 182. Op1
1}. Canarile rattesl
0F1. Peroent loaded of total freight onw-ailes, aset or north 7016.5. 76.4 51.9 5 .6 68.o4 .8 69.6 66.5 1 o
1)02. Percent loaded of total freight o-ales, we rst or south .. 5.M.48*9 :. 98 55.7 .3 59.o 61*9 1 0
L~03. Peroent loaded of total freigt onwatIes all thweotions. 2. )161. 62. 5.0 86- 7 446.
04O. Perosnt east or north of total leadsd iitrsh on mailes... 56 51 61. 61.7 *87 525 55.2 55.9 58.5 51.6 13-
1451 rain-miles ......................... 16.6 15.4 14.a 16.6 15.7 17 .o 17.2 18.4i 17*9e 14-01
14-on. Grees ton-stles (esonasang iooomobtives an jaters),: .7 19 0l33,7 7795,0 5,5 565 3,6 4724,* 4oe
15. Passent trata-switching hour sat way stations of total tzein-houra, 19.7 18,7 2j.6 2j.2 23.9 2),)ld. 16.1 16.5 15.3 15

Exludes switching time of tzaia loeomotives at initial and final tesainals.
I Exoludes Missouri and Arkansea I7. Co, Road not in operation.


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3 1262 08851 5951 IN TER STATE COM MERCE CO MMIS SION
aunaAU orPrnAusArrW II00NOYGCB AND st~rlgllCS


Statemnct No. M.-211 (OS-A)
DECEMBER,1949


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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)
POR THE la0NTH OF DECEMBER 1949 AND 194~8


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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 MONTHSI ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1949 ANuD 1918

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

1949 194 194 194 94 194 198 194 997


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AGGRECATES
1. Milee of road operated at alo~s cr aoath#. ............
2. Tlmia-alles (looomotive-pmpelled and motoroar traina):
2-01. Stena loomoltivepropelled traina .............
2-02. Diesel-electric locoacotive-prope~lld trains .....

2-05. Total looomotive-propelled trans ............
2-6 otorear-pnpelled twrins .........
2-07. Total train-miles .....................
2-09. Light.. .
3. Road locoaotive-ailes:
-01. Principal.. .. .
}-02. Helper (excludes "B' and trailing "A' unts* .. .. .

3-05. total, steam only ...........
06O. Total, direse-electric onrly ........
F07. Total, electrio only. ....................
3-08. Total, other (biesel and gasoline motor, and ga;s-eleci). .
Train-switabing looomotive-iles:
3-09 teamlooomotive. .. *. .. .
)-10. Dies*1-electric looomotive. .. .. .
E2 *Othl a atlr (bne an (ioiDolme eekr/ antrief. ,
F-1. Total** .
5-1 Miles at initial and' final' terlurminalsisuded in'S ite }1)
14. Cawales (thousands):
C01. Loaded,eastor north* ** .
4-02. Loaded,west or south** .
C-0. Loaded, total** .
4-0 Empty, east or north ......******........
t4-05.Empty=westorsouth** .. ..
4-07. Mda eandeampty, astern;orth. .. :
I-08. Lanbdeandee~pty,west or ouths. ,
4*09. Loabdeandespty, total.. .. .
4-10.Caboose. all diretions**. .. .
r-11. Puaseer carrying cars, 'all theatons **....
1-12. Other pasenger-train cars, all Airections.... ..
5* Gzess ton-ailes of road loocaotives and tenders (thousants)t
501. Coal-burning steam looomotivs .... .... ...
502. 011-burning steam looomotives ...............
F0).Diesel-electrio lomootivs .. .. .. .
5-o4. Electrialooomotive.. .. .. ... ,

6. Gross ton-miles of on;, onatents, and b~o;bose (thousands):
01~. Total in cal-burning steam looomotive train .......
602. Total In oil-burning etena locomotive Stnins*** **
O.Total in diasel-electrio locomotive trains**** **
talinlat aleti oooaotir traina .zen ..
6 Total in all freight tzelas. *
6-07. Total of pasaenger train oanr and contents inoluded in' B-0
,. Net ton-ailes, revenue and nronrevnue (thousands) .......,*
f. san-hours (including trainawaitohing hoars at way stations):
8*01. Coal-burning stea locomotive-prop~lled twins. *******
8-02. 011-burning steas looomotive-pmroplled tlain .......
8-0 DIesel-electrio locomotive-propelle trlain .......
80.Electrio locomotive-propelled trains ******

8-07. Total train-hours....................**
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of r~oad per days
9-01. Tamin-miles, ozenaryr ...................
9-oE. het ton-siles........ ........
1.ve esper tlriai-sle (excludilng lhttrains)
100.Loomlotive-miles (principal and helper)...........
10-02. Lossed not t oalclate ..........
10-03 Empty frett oneae .... .... ....
100.Total fseat t er-lcles (excluding Loabos)* ..
10*05. Gross ton-miles (exoluding locomotives and tenders). ....
10-06. Net ton-ailes....... ........
11. Gossa ton-siles of looosotives nd' tende.rs per'loooo tive-a-;i le. .
12. Net ton-miles per loaded oass-ale .........
1). Cammile atioss
1}-01. Peroent loaded of total freight ear-slesa, east or north .
1)02. Peoeont loaded of total freight ear-miles, west or sonsh *
0 o. Peroent loaded of total fright ea~r-iles, all directions. .
*JOl Peroent east or north of total loaded freight oar-alles. *
14. Avenges per train-hour:
1Lo2. oross ton-sites ec;rluding looomo~tivesana tenders). .

15i. Percent tw~in-switching hours at way stations of total train-hourst .


22r, 532
344 074 1:8 3
146 534 84 2
7 838 691
23 2 O9
S498 471 025
I 77 886
49t8 848 911
49;2767 00
6 081 831
4 498 670 11 8
26 529 016
.28 180 192
553 379 326
390 868 809
152 962 34 8
9 524 127
24 O4 2

36 569432
7 131 00 6
666 904
44 374 022
9 644 981
10 029 432
7 824 4 4
17 853 87
3 926 090
6 227 955
10 154 045
13 953 522
14 052 4 0
26 007 923
501 717
60 56 7
84 139 34 8
27 4 OO 4 9 9
48 858406
2 787 560
5804
163 271626
611 875 017
175 425 07 1
435 634 50 9
25 539481
1248 608 881
4 353 i13
560 94b 15 5
16 965 99 2
SO 8 1 17 0
6 9 63 4 2 7
451 74 6
1 34 7
24 2 3 1
29 487 915


225 76v
473 450 011
101 644 0 67
9 456 b8t
584 553 714
399 509
584 953 223
577 408 501
7 544 72.,
584 778 0<
36 028 68 8
36 487 030
659 294 314
542 014100
105 643 258
11 633 266
3 696
46 570 616
4 301661
687 42b
51565 746
11 818 065
11631511
9 010 82
20 642 344
4 066 67 8
6 735102
10 801 780
15 698197
15 745 927
31 444124
585 141
19 SO6
58 92 9
1 15 288 535
37 021 38 3
34 511680
3 157 ooL
10'
189s978 615
658 274 67 5
24d 912 794
307 013 253
2913j 46 7
14 43417 045
4 357 993
679 266 4b a
24 129 44 6
6 7 38 b7 3
4 7 22 0 3
556 2 6 5
48 2
25 6 O &
36 173 22'7


53034
106 159 23 8
41 505 155
6 071108
153 735 501
13 764
153 749 265
151048 268
2 700 997
153 8724 0 2
13 449 10 8
12 888 4 16
180 209 926
128 353 240
44 936 995
6 919 691

13 282 383
3 459 206
552 908
17 294 4 9
2 873 199
3 491 88
5 711917
1 OO2 039
2299453
3 30149 g
4 493 921
4519486
9 0134 09
157 61

13 2 91
35 818 87 3
53 44 7
12 719 260
1 774 315
503565895
259 455 057
56 b81
122 172 74 5
19 437 i95
401 122 457
790 893
184 345 7 54
7 354 4 0 6
2 2 69 96 1


9 966 060


53182
150 380 2 3 8
26 084 35 6
7 336 45 6
183 803 05(j
14 104
183 817154
180 326 306
3 490 848
183 G40 612
19 260 44 6
17'89 856
220 790 914
164 419 170
27 929 393
6~ 4 42 3 51

19 249 651
1921 275
565 861
21736 787
3 910 046
4153 39
2 648 324
6 801716
999 154
2 520 462
3 519 616
5152 546
5 168 786
10 321332
186 713
13 40 7
50 907 613
76 710
8 280136
1 856 235
61 120 694
377 734 04 L
153 303
78 710 729
21 558 591
478157 514
833 949
232 134 229
11 093 75 3
1 410 5 9
4 OS 67 O

12 911529 4


7 969
23 661 84 9
796 27 8
625 OBO
-5 08
25 083 206
24 808 809
274 397
25 090 614
1 607 093
1 318 762
28 016 46 9
26 206 357
825 277
984 835

2 196 04 7
145212
38 324
2 579583
156 551

517139
582 275
1039414
378 686 s
572 74 2

895 017
1 790 842
25725


9 659 206
127443
435 076
10 281725
84 116 707
839 771
2 459 226
87 415 704
71 953
46 644 4 37
1 4254 OO
55 48 0


1 524 08 8


7 852
30 953 793
173 954
941 757
32 069 504
32 069 504
31582 264
487 240
32 074 996
2 297 789
1857 000
36 229 785
34 575 838
176 665
14 77 282

2 906 203
37 798
46 276
2 990 357
239 470
676 883
688176
1365 059
486 296
463 830
950186
1163179
1 152 006
2 315 185
32 579


12 578 890
24 582

13 289 572
1 12 371 408

107 011
3 725 616
116 204 035
117 493
64 777 039
1 998 137
12 5 5
68 50 7

2 079197


37 74 6
57 657 06 8
26 371 587

84 028 655
84 028 655
83 573 782
654 873
84 050 807
2 284 209
16 75261
87 990 277
61 422 359
26 567 918


6 048 851
844586

6 89 3557
1 596 67 1
1 412 23
114016
2 55239
591 50
835058
1426 565
2 003 738
1 975 225
3 978 963
84OO3
10 08 O
14 846 25 6
193 57 3
7 682 362
152
22 728 343
104 015 67 8
1 175 289
68 746 721

173 937628
756 294
79 014 503
3 580 02 2
55 5 8
1 193 9 8


4 829 597


57 943
80 669 813
19 843 385

-0 559
100 951198
99 648 286
864 912
1 00 526 0 95
3 935 791
2 298 875
106 760 761
86 782 128
19 978 633


7065310
590 354

7 655 664
2 053 813
16 56341
1 267450
2 943 791
567 973
890 908
1458 881
2 224 314
2178 358
4 402 672
99 704
3 41 0
10 57 6

20 412 329
396 297
5 738 812

26 547 438
143 696 432
8 708 164
52 640 301

199 044 897
771686
94 467 566
5 002 509
87 21 5
8 67 91 3


5 957 637


126 783
156 596 12 5
77 861882
1 142 503
23 2 O9
235 623 663
364122
235 987 785
253 536 281
2 451564
235 676 295
9 188 60 6
12 297 753
257 162 654
174 686 853 5
80 632 15 8
1 619 601
24 04 2
lb 042 171
2 682 064
75 67 2
17 806 585
5 018 560
4 60j 160
3 941969
8 550 149
1 953 85 8
2 720 702
4 674 560
6 562 038
6 662 671
13 224 709
234 608
12 5 3O
36 4 O2
23 815 013
27 233 4 7 9
28329 341
578 026
5804
79 961663
164 287 57 5
174 193 261
243 875 27 2
3 6420960
586 133118
2 734 07 3
250 941 46 1
4 606 16 4
5 018 6 4
3 4 43 9 9
75 0 5
1 34 7
22 9 5 5
13 168170


126 783
2?11 446 16 7
55 542 379
1176 3751
3 O4 6
268 167 96;
385 405
268 553 367
265 851645
2?701722
26L8236 8991
12 534 65 6
14 7412991
2y5 512 8541
236 236 964
5j7 558 561
1 713 633
3 696
17 349374
1752 234
75 284
19 182936
5 614 736

5144 903
4 386 67 5
9 531770
8 013 255
2 859 90<.
4 673 15
7 158158
7 246 777
14 404 935
266145
12 7 3
33 6 31
;1 389 703
36 548 37
JO 468 050
ex4 673
104'
tr9020 911
224 478 987
246 051 3 2?7
175 555 211
3 849 340
650 010 599
2 634 865
287 887 624
6 035 04 9
6 6 51 2 8
2 4 31 7 90
82 O 8
48 a
24 17
15 224 864


6.0
6,814
1.05

56.8
2,534
1,178


71.9
55?.7

56.2
4(2,343
19.6


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18.3


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16.5
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2 86
948
258 1


6,so3
1.04
29.6 2


714.6
44.2
1,997
148


5.o
5, 423
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53.9
17.9
44,511
16.2


*Exoludes switching time of traia looomotives at initial and final termInals.
SExcludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.
#Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of eaob month within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1950 O* 850184


INTER STATE COM MER CE C OM MIS SION
BUREMI OP TRANSPORT~ 800NOMIC ANJD ST~AISCS~


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