Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1950

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Title:
Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1950
Series Title:
Statement ;
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v. : ; 28 x 42 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
Publisher:
The Bureau
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1950
Frequency:
monthly
regular

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

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W CE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS RI THE UNITED STATES
1 rm123 reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railway
I ~SWICHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
p : FOR THE MONTar OF JIANUAR 1950 ana 1949


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road opezated at olose or month ..............
2. TraJa-ML1s (iooontive-propelled and mooroaor tMins):
2**01. Stema loosetive-rpropell twoins .............
2-02. Dies*1-electrio looomotive-propelled t~rans .....
~2-0 E1*otrio locomotiw-pap eled teins. ...........
-0.Other loooasttuo-propelled trained .......
P2 .Totalloooatin-propelledttata.. ... ..
otonlear-ropenlld twrins .........
2-1.otal tzela-alles .. .... ... ..
2-09. Light .. .
3. Boad loeosotive-alles:
M*0. Principal... .. .. ... ..
-8 Bel r~ (ex1Uolue 'Ba and ta\~lstigA nt).........
501 ......r-~r.... .. ..
.Total, steasoaly.... .... .. ...
.Ttal, theel-electricoa ... ... .. o
.Ttal, eleetrio only........o$............. )
Ttal, other (6iolo a aoin oer n o**etren.
Tzata-switehingl~ooosotive-alless

l.teabl1ooomoti ve * .. .
11n. Elrotrie Tooosetires ...................
1.Othe loomoltre (dinal and olemera n-lti) .
14. Mles t titijal st la termiasis'iolaedt item Fl)* *
5. Q~Casles (theoasants)
4-01. Insted, st or north .. ... ... ..
4-oo. Lnded,west or south........ ...
.Empty, weterorh .. ..... .. ..


.rau rr ; .;oaioded sad empty, eat or north ............
4-09. Loated and espty, total ...................
4-10.0aoboose. a llaisstions.... .. ...
4-11. Passeagr oarrylag one, all dirsohtins ......
4-12. Daeor passengetrtrak oons, a ll hetions.... ...
3. (Ones ton-Mleso of read loeomotine and tendrs (theasants)l
.Coal-barningstea loeomotives*........ .....
.Oil-burning stes looomotives. .............
SDiesel-eleetrie lecomltive .........
51strie leomootives. .......... .........
o5.ther nooometw .... .... .... ,
6. Stees ton-alles ;iof ar, coatents, sat emb~ooses (theasants:
1.Ttal in osal-buratag rteaa loonastiao tzatas ......
otal in oil-bratag steam locomotive tetas. ......**
03. Total inl dIssel-e leeo~trie ooot~iveMis.... .
otal la other looomotit sat motorear tseag* ** **
.Total in allfnlret train*** ** .
07. Total of passenger train oars ndl contents inroluded in' 6-06
7. Met tea-ales, rewn~u and neaswvnue (thousand) .... .....
8Tzta-hearsn (laolating trainnswtcohing hears at wy stations)s
8-01. COal-barning steam loeomotive-propelled trains. ...***
8-09. Oil-buralag steam looomotive-prnioped tselas ......
603. DIesel-electrio lwoootiv-remelled tasia ........
8-0. letre looomotin-propelled htas.. ... ***
.: Other looomotive-popelled tamias. ........
otorea~r-popelledl Stts *** *** ***
6-07. Total tasin-hour ............

9. Avessnes per mile of seat per days
9-ol. Tas~a-stles, omina~rl ...............
9-06. let tea-riles........ ........
20. Avename per tzate-le (n~ootesagligh Irtzatas
105.Ioeoometh-ales (principal sad helper)*. ......
10-08. Leadd* ine ~ one-mile .................
10-0. Emty 59t ea~r-mles...... .....
1>04 Total arlt on alle (solatias eaoo*) .. .. .
1 O. Oress tea-allle (ezelatias looomottwo and tenders). ...
1 6. let tea-atin .. . .. .........
11. eress tea-anes of looomotives sab tenders per locomotive-all. ..
62. let ton-Lle per loat*A ou-mLe .................
1). Can mle antiess
FO. Peroeat leakAd of total rsest on-miles, eat or morth .
IO. Pero9at loabod of tetal 191 t on lesno, wet or soonh .
LM. Percent losesd or testU tres onesles all sinations. .
19. Percent east or morth of total lesdod bight eal1rwal**.
n14. Aver a r troia-bourl
1 1o. assastles ................. ......
14-02. gores tea-Les (noma~n; loosomeives se suser). ..
15. Pesent0 taste-switchins hears as wy stations or total tzata-hourt .


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33 763 735
10 390 331
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238
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44 378 658
578 087
44 939 403
8 637 10 5
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10 841652
930 430

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883 918
831 194
1805367

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875674
1179 553
1803 48
8 381041
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8 417 191
3448 886
258 398
145110 070
59 488 6 63
15 146 4 87
30 850 549
2 380 710
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332 618
49196 986
1 754 109
4 46 9 57
492 331
44 414
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2 719 702


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284
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2 0954*3 3
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27 538 577
15259 970
765415

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716 584
57 3 8 7
5 448 831

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616867
1 369 74 3
387331
466 778
794 10 9
10 80 607 1
10 8504 5
2165 858
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816 805
18 897 698
40 985 478
10 8 68 4 11
41 765 56 5
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334 97 8
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1 818 12 8
5 45 0 77
695 716
35 55 6
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585 981
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1915 393
174 30 5
78 365

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39 960
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57 000
67 838
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717 202
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31236
786 09 6
6 0 34 113
308 574
175 961
6 518 64 8
4 43 7
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104 73 3
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116 655


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24 190
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U. S. GVERNMIENT PRINTING OFFICE:1950 O 850184


Statement o. M.-211 (os-a)
JANUARY 1950


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT





UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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Subject to mreisi 3 1262 08851 6561 INTER STATE COM MERCE COMMISSION St~atmn No. M.-21 (os-a)
svumm or rnuauere B0NOMICB AN~srrarmnac FEBRUARY 1950

w~~s GHTu 9 TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
SCompiled from 123 reports of traight train satisticei represeting 1)2 railways
D coI~t; (SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR Ti1 E ONTH OF WERUARY 1950 and 1949

nr r: -__ 1 -7 1 SOUTHERN DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONT IS REGION SOUTHERII REGION NO.
U.S. DEPODtTOptY 1950 1949 1950o 1949 1950 1919 1950 1 949 1950 1949

1. Miles of road operated at olose or month ....... 225 54 6 225 577~ 52 935I 530O6 9 8 09 5 7 6741 57744 5~7 857( 186 7701 186 7 77
2.01 Twta-Me (Locomotive-propel e admoora trains):. 19 442 08 4 30 545 3111 5 686 SO 6l 9 750 238 21 0 6 74 91 8 144 986 3l 774 3 S 41 5 287 8801 8 916 47 3 13 428 333 2-01
-2. 0irlooti 1 o~tive-prop ~led trains ... .. .. 140O54 725 9773 01! 3 983 91 p 8 07 780 199 288 SS700 2 368 154 1886 0 7 7 502 990 5 056 582 2-09
2-. Eetrio loao~oatie-prope~lld tasa. ... 551 750 6 50 666 445 3 494 498 24 4 5 69 868 ..-1 985 06 06 2-0
1I~ e~lo~lrrpll tam ...... r .. 340498781 40969 25 10115 39 13052450 1288484 8837488 6148888 7115J893 16502363 1856525
looralprpo~o triS 2 452 81568 1020 1070 27 432 20 49 2
2I ~ M o 1to re s 1 p r p l l d r a . .. .. 3 4 0 7 8 3 84OI BI 4 0 9 9 0 8 1 0 1 0 1 1 6 7 5 9 1 3 05 3 5 8 0 1 28 8 4 8 4 2 8 37 4 8 6 1 4 8~ 8 8 8 7 1 5 8 9 5 1 6 5 30 19 3 1 8 5 8 5 9 0 9 2 -
2 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ 3 1iasls. .....*** ** 3704 72 40 462 7 4 9 953691 1 2835 206 128069s 82 2389 60o99 414 7 059000 16 370 925 18i3588 2-0
2-0. ighl. ********* 769 806 136 220 312 7789 85099 4 474 54 893 159268 227 722 2*09
Mi. oaloo ouw ales 54 066 057 40 986 198 10 129 056 13 064 218 1 288 50923876110 7141 65000 15 8 0
}-OE, Bepe (e 's**adsl A ~) * * 145 66 844 99 73 47 1220 399 65 408 170184 148 730 234 695 514255 820 716 0
0. Li~..~~. ~ ~ t 1752 620 2 396~86 785086 1125542 60595 1288812 114178 147 648 792 761 994 586 0
total loomaotive-ailes. ........ ** 37 277I3 7 45 8287 0 11650 61 15 410 59 1 414506 2 56885 6400098 7496 45 17 812 31 20385 283 0
.Total, steam only .. ..... ..***.***.* 21 901 816 34853 460 6 817 689 11 811999 1154 31 2 403198 4014053 5595 06 9 915 765 15043 202 0
.Total, diesel-electric oaly 14 695 741 10 181 110 4 319 899 3 036 396 215 430 22 917 2 386 04 5 1901 374 7 774 367 5 880 423 0
.total, alectric oaly.......*** 6 78081 793 886 515089 561 764 44 763 110 768 120 89 121 35 0
.Total, other (biesel and gasoline motor, and gae**1sotrio). .1 89 73O 1 89 73 O4 0
tonortoiog moomuotre-ailes,,........ 8977 136 431 2 4 89 07 4 206 7 38 435 95 61 509161 931 52 6 1170 46 0
10LI. Disael-*1eotrio loooaotiV08 * ** ** 767 874 457 p46 384 846 219 455 25 658 4521 96 898 53 841 261078 16018 10
11l. Eleotrio leoonaotives .I 164 49 648 45096 39 956 1057 4 451 5112 5 256 11L
12e. Other looseotives (Hesel eat peoline motor, and gas-elecrio) 1 .S 7 3 2. 10 87 32 12L
1U. tota1 .........-. ..***** ** 019020 36182 8 117315p 1485 25 115 783 215690 53 254 574 757 1197624 1336 58 1
)*14. MILes at initial cad floa tersantsl isolated to item pl). 655 170 785 416 186 124 250 067 5 564 15 see 128 981 155 547 332 501 584 436 1
1 es rnorth................. ... 6 8774 9 75918 225 zs4701 26110 8Oe 5520 4911 10825oz61 1158 9 9 328 50 3 31305 o I-01
4-02. Loaded, west or soulth .. .. ..... .. .. .. 561044 642 740 161 899 187 157 24 910 45 194 90 020 93 236 284 215 517 153 *-02
4-0).Lo~ae,toteal... .......**..** ..**, 1 246793 1401 92 387 69 468 26 50 450 94J18 198276 20 135 612 718 630209 -
4-4Epty, ast or north ........**. 265 70 326 023 6 53 87 851 15148 33715 46 08 5 5046 134 948 15411 I -0
4-: Epty, west or south........** 394 820 462 138 131~33 83730 14 887 36 912 60 070 69 699 188 538 1721797 2-0
4..Epty, toutal.......**** 660 527 788 161 200 863 271 581 30029 70 68 106 155 120 045 323 480 32590 g0
4-07 .oade andem~pty,est or north .........* 95 456 1085 204 295 002 368 959 40 668 82 833 154 341 166 245 463 451 467 167 4-07
4-08. Laonde aat empty, wet or south ... .. .. 95a 864 1 104 878 293 230 70 887 39797 82 106 150 090 162 935 472 747 488 950 4-08
4-09. Loaded cad empty, total. .. .........***** 1 909 20 2 190 0 62 588 23 2 739 846 80 4 59 164 939 304 431 529 18 0 936 1 9 956 117 4-09
4-10. Caboose. all dinaotions .. .. .. 4 2 88 41 14 4 10 40 0 13 2 6 1 32 6 2 2 8 4 6 80 7 7 112 16 35 5 18 4 83 410

5.Go01t oba-mi e fua comootiusandender.thonands.... .. 4 433148 7569 748 1900109 3 290 142 424 620 850140 976 676 1349 888 1131737 2079-578 0
.F~ Oil-burning steam locomotives .. .. .. .. 1772 880 2 839 398 5167 4 623 27 887 SO 320 1739 826 2 214 45 0
0)Diesel-electrie leomootiros...........****,, 4 559 893 3264 28 1130 715 88375 1~ 4 667 897 6 79 027 556 949 2705 484 1820 5450
5-ok. srt*rie leom4otives. ... ... ********* 188157 228 746 126 461 136 13 is so9 49 467 43 487 43 149 0
toRM11ocmotve..... ,........ 10 954 485 13 302 126 5168452 4314 653 487 496 908 585 16 85590 1 927157 5 620 9 6157 733 -
6O. os to allean o a ade ns ad~ looa seotrathous: .. 30 107 667 53 7917 6 0 13 168 18 23477 9 2 3 195 78 9 7820 24 8 6 999 04 7 9 515 348 6la744 65 01 13178 7 2 bm0
b0 Total in oil-baning steam looomotive trains. .. .. .. 10 7 31 94 4 14 160 7 2 3 12 as2 3 9 6 8- 1 65 7 84 113 12 2 10 5 55 93 14 O 43 6 3 p6-02
0.T otal in atesl-electrio locomotivetroins. ...... 410 37501 28693 227 10 996 605 8 34510 392127 19 25 60O84410 95030 03 22 56460 15 298 350 0
60.Total in electric looomotive.tnrin .. .. ... 1657 751 2 085 604 1304 901 1532 499 87 893 294 294 264 957 258 811 -0
.: Total In other loo~osotv oat motoror Mains .. .. .. 8 24 4 39 355 6 0 --619 34 933 3
.TotalIn all reight ttais............. 83 543111 98 735 707 25 481964 33 359~23 3 675 809 8133~7 9 13 247 240 14 458 502 41138 090 42 78375
6-01. Total of passenger train oara and contents included in 6-06 345 07 9 309 781 78 74 7 66 4 9 6 5174 5 97 5 84 657 69 516 178 501 167 734 6-07
8.Mot ton-siles. rrenneand sonrovenue(thousands)... .. 36583 473 45 359557 1 1136 98 156d72 567 1806 77 4 4080O60 5 918 32 2 6 603 486 17 521 3 9 18 675 444 7
8OI Cul(bmn tura swie agh-ou~lran wern staio.... 931441 1 59 594 3945 683149 62 528 132 64 240 284 320 088 233 983 423 716 80
6802. Oil-burning stess looomotive-propelled traine . .. 332 925 409 13 115 426 7 711 6 194 324 O6 402 51l6 809
8-03 Diesel-electrio locomotive-propelled tasiar .. .. 687 064 465 57b 225 596 152 822 11418? 1 812 112 057 81 924 337 99S 229 07 ~8-0
8-4 leetrio looaom~otinpropelled twilns 1 0 01 37 9 3 24 00 6 67 7 7 1 50 i! 4 9 14 54 9 6 2 47 0
.~ Other looomotive-propelled twrins.......*******9 a
607. tota tn-hor .4mi .. .. .. .. .. .. 198 863 247709 645 493 863027 75436 139367 360058 408 206 905 67 1062 86 6 07
AVERAGES

10 vo o s riop .rna .r .I .r .r 1.04 61.06 1.0 1.0 .0 1 .0" 1.~02 1.036 1.0g 1.0: 10-0
10-0. Leaded~ fa er-allu l ....**** 3 o 34.6 38. 36*5! 2o.7 29.6 37. 3. 0

9-2. Me onste per nloatesow le. ............ 291 2* 7,5*8 3353*** 9* 1 86 96
1i prI~ n ta-loae (ofoalodn trihto-lls t or north 7.1 70.06 76.41 .20 6285.3b 10. 6.73 .0.9 6~dr 1 oz
1 02t. Pereent loaded of total reih nalews rsot 8. 825. 5. 2655o005. 6. 91o
1~~ .p Peroent loades f toal freight eaaie al tos 55. 64. 5 6 .) 6275726*36. 6. 5.
1 eret east or mrthof ota leadedb~n treight) e-mes..5.15*52 .o ~ ~ 5.6 $215* 545.6 49.7
14-02. boaro ton-rles (exclutal looomotivs cand tenaers). 421o 39943,7 864,6728 5,362 6 ,73 3,a 4554 4,23 1-

15. l Peroent tzaa-sithnghor at aysaonoftotal lg orao, at r ai-ourst. 1. 902. 382. .o1. 791. 49 1


*102 Szalude stob-inga theeof tin looomotinea atd itia nd fial te> Casts.





















EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


1


- I ~ SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


I I I


I I I I I I I I I


126 777 1
27 8 50 97 4 2-01
10 447 10 2-09

38 475 758 04O
4eo9 719 2
38 073 658 20
451 816 9*09




38 4815 OB201

20466829 3-0
4021798 30

107 9496 1(-0o


253956 07

2413653 }- :09
11100 C11
6802 1 1

64 216 36 4-01
S60376 94 -02
1277 861370
320083 4-0

270 16 94-0
196574 20 8-09

9 0276 93 6 501
3 4 6018 5o

90 832 04


26714191 32-01
14254644 6-0)

530 53 6-0


8 42 3 6 4( 8-02


I


I


I I I I I I I


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ENDEDo WITH FEBRUARY 1950 AND 1949


FOR TWO 11ONTHs


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


1949


1950


1950


1. Miles ofroadoperrated atloseorsou th# .. .. ..
2. t Oia-at~o ad1omot eo-pmtpelled and mlotoroar trained) .......
2-02. Dioesel-lectric locomotive-propelled troins .....
2- .E1otrie locomotive-prop~lled trains. ............
~ Obr e00Dtr-pOl d t ,,, ... ...

E-$.Ordina~ p~ldrys..... .. ** ** ** *

2-09. Light.. *

}-02. Belper (exolubes 8' and tailing *A' unts** *** **

05.otal, ateaonly .. .. .
06.otal, biese-electrie only. . .
07.To al,eletri Oonly..;. .....;;oo;...d.......... ;
}0.Total, other (dioese n aoie ooadgs-lcr ..
Tas sweitahingolocomo ire-iles,..... ......

}-10. Diesel-elootrio looomotivs.. ..... ....
F11. Electria looomotivs... ..... ....
}-12. Other looomotive dieseli b~l and aolin motor andpe-letrio) ..

4. Camalles (thousands):
1-01. Loaded, east or north ...................
1-02. Loaded, west or south ...................
4-0).Loaded. total.. .
L-4Epty, st or north. .. .. .
4-05. Epty, wes~t or south ....................
h-6 Epty, total .... .... .... **.* ***.
1-07. Loaded and empty, es rnrh...............
4-08. 1,ased and empty, wrest or south ..............
1-09.1,oad~deandempty, total .. ..
4-10. Caboose. all theations ..........
I-11. Passenger oarrying cars, all directions ......
4-12. Other passenger-tlran orrs, all directions .....
5. Orpesoto -ioe on ode ooao ves aend tender (thousands):,l..,
0.Oil-burning steam looomotivoes.. ............
5-o). DIesel-electrioleomotivs .. .. .. .
-0.Electrie locomotivoes. ...................
~ Oher locooatIve. .. ., .. .
6. Gross ton-siloesooascoensan boe (hsnd)
01. Total in coal-burning steam looomotive trans ... .
02 otal in oil-burmnin steam loooacotive trains. ........
03. Total In diesel-eleetrie locomotive trains. ........
6*4 otal in electrio locomotive trains .......
6-. otal In other looosotive and motoranrt Mins ....
otal In all frIngt trainr; n otnr~ou~ .n .... ...
6-07. Total of prseegerr train rsadonetinle n 06
7. Met ton-ailes, nrevnue and nearevenue (thousands) .........
8. san-hours (inolatigg train-eawitching hours at way stations)Il
8*01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled trains. .......
8-02. 011-burning stena looomotive-propelled trine .......
$*03 DIesel-electrio loomrotive-propelled trans ... .
8-4 lectria looomotive-propelled trains ......
8-05 Other looomotive-propelled train .......
8-6 otorear-propelled trmias...... ... ..
8-07. Total train-hours......................
AVERAGES
9. Average per mIle of zoad per days
9-01. Train-siles, ordCInay..............******
9-02. get ton-miles........ ********
10. Ave ag per trata-M~ eoadn ihttan)
1>T~. Locomotive-ailes (principal and helper)...........
10-02. Leaded frreigt ealr-iles ................
10-0. Tts reight one-atles (exoluding oaboos) ... ...
10-05. Gross ton-mil~e (*zoluding loom~otioes and tenders). ..
10-05. get ton-miles....... ........
11. Gross ton-siles of looomotives nd' tendersper' looomotive-mile. .
122 Net ton-anes per loaded eslcmie..................
13. Cawanile ratioss
1}-01. Peroent loaded of total freight oelnailes, east or north .
1 02. Peroent loaded of total fright commles, west or south *
1 03. Peroent loades of total fright assailes all dtreetions. .
1 04S. Perseat east or north of total loaded freight onlcmiles.**
14. Avra~ges per twin-hour::
14-02. Gross ton-siloe (exolating loro~omoives and tenders). .

15. Percent trapithn-sich hours at way stations of total train-hourst .


37745

8 410 3 2 0
4 826 4 91

13 836 811
13 236 811
13 131 765
105 046
13 237 441
528 04 2
257127
13 822 610
8 960 563
4 862 04 7


936 574
190 380

1 126 954
271 559
226 34 2
1 87 4 4 6
413 78 8
98 821
1294 90
228 311
325 163
316 936
642 099
13 27 6
2 8 10
2 216 58 2
44 308
1398174

3 659 064
15 481 611
257 12 2
12 357 238

28 095 971
180 621
12 616 4 7 2
53346 5
13O8 2
226 2 62


772 829


37 852
11 1000 8 9
3 834 183

14 934 272
14 954 272
14 821564
112 708
14 935 370
497 710
318 627
15 751707
11 886 283
3 865 424


1083 312
111 445

1194 75 7
298 899
242 453
194 584
4.37 03 7
99 471
144 488
243 959
341 924
339 072
680 996
14 92 9


2 839 419
45 161
1 130 09 8

4 014 678
19 711 77 3
270 995
10 209 512

30 1 92 28 0
150 675
13 929 07 O
677 941
12 7 57
166 91 3


857 611


126 771

18 9 74 4 19
15 377 309
154 653
34 507 538
34 566 6 22
34 173 63 4
393 008
34 513 89 8
1 0 72 3 5 3
1670 216
37 256467
21 086 4 5
15 943 808
224 038
2 16 9

1 989 06
509 988
10 350
SO0
2 509 700
691 8O4
660 666
563 35
1 244 031
290 215
377 4 04
667 619
950 901
960 749
1911650
34 24 O
16 6 1
4 25 3

2 595 599
3 513 253
5 593 381
80 744

11 783 328
14 968 031
20 723 7 32
47 454 829
483 369
13 914
83 637 87 5
339 903
35 317 7 7
528 210
6 62 9 5 0
6 6716 3
10 6 7 O

1 892 698


223548
43 6 91 2 39
28 61 5 12
1 176 661
73 464 539
7560 959
72 642 397
903 262

73 519 669
3 273 84 9
3 848 05 3
80 641571
49 298 885
29 897 021
1443496
2 16 9
4 868 562
1 464 398
108 591
6 461851
1 385 504

1 441 225
1 177 311
2 618 536
593038
861 599
1 454 637
2 034 26 Zi
2 038 9101
40 7317 5
73 9 6 8


10 481 '-27
3 567 004
9 398 L63
404 562
23 85221 7

71 093 14 5
21 000 35 5
L12 801064
3 644 800
14 031
17U 553 39 &
680 051
78 176 8 5 6

2 149 56 3
6 7U 0 0 2
1 3 82 7 8 0
60 5 57
15i
S7 5 6
4 200 810


225357 2

64 3 09 O 4 6
20 163 346
1 416 77 2
05 889 65

85 945190s
84 841 442
1 100 113

85 925 601
5 083 099
5 069 839
96 078 539
73 330869
21022 762
1 724 316
59 2
6 542 741
888 44 8
101 805
753464
1 669 334
1 5 90 37 5
1 316 913
2 907 286
674 382 i
989 453
1663 835
2: 264 757
2 306 366
45B71 12 3
86 30 2
2 O 3

15 961 228
4 656 b 89
b 707114
487144
27 123

113 220 423
29 307 15 O
tDt 943 776
4 466 314
9 97 3
205 947 636
642 5333
44 556 4 8 3
3 293 703
8 56 09 3
957 90 6
82 3 5 2
91
3 26 6
5 193 411


52 937
13 511 2 96
8 050 37 3
954 187
22 515 856
16
22 518 08
22141458
376 564
22 540 235
1 690 4 3 3
1 754 657
16 161564
d 701431
1102 350

1 692 866
736 856
94 510
2 524 238
404 764

490 160
341 650
831830
159 519
312 159
471676
649 699
653 809
1 303 508
23 13 5
2 7 9
2 76 6
4 527 324
10 24 3
2 324383
274173
7 136123
31 419 601
19 501
22 288 296
2 897 577
117
56 625 092
151 916
25 018 3 9
920 633
1 9 7O
44 8 8 9 8
51 4 88
2 O3
1 423 192


23 069
20 8 03 2 4 7
5 835 171
1 091 650
27 730 068
27 732 252
27 251592
480 660
27 754 899
2 577 750
2 430105
32 762 754
25 210 262
6 314 974
1237 49L

2 592 199
444 596
81233

3 116 026
536 152 i
595 200
389 721
984 921
182199
408 330
590 537
777 399
796 05 9
1575 466
28 22 2
37 9
2 31 1
7 028 128 e
10 042
1 822 95L
292 656
9153 784
50 169 100
8 217
17 242 570
3 312 393
12i
70 732 407
134 713
533109 84 4
1 461446
97 2
315 37 4
59 4 2 O
2 O 8
1 837 420


8095
2 7 95 20 4
3611SS
67 821

3 224 164
3 224 164
3 195 540
28 624
3 228 095
183 02 1
166 053
3577169
3 070 306
389 735
117128

250 060
47174
3731
300 965
17 377
64 017
64 870
128 887
44483
42 546
87 029
108 500
107416
215 916
3 317
4 6
8 7

1 141 822
82 325
49445
1 273 592
9 229 90
700 701
263 854
10 194 4 5
7 611
5 224 26 9
167 255
20 4 3
4 39 9

192 091


7 874
4 5 54 7 36
46 890
147 931
4 749 557
4 749 557
4 694 62 8
54 929
4 750 310
560 123
274 482
5 384 855
5 104 5 9 i
47 401
232 862

435 877
9 561
9472
454 910
32 182
104 509
94 668
199177
70 709
79 041
149 750
175 218
173 709
348 927
4 84 3


1 816 74

6371
103 656
1 926 772
16 590 225
57 050
623 382
17 250 657
15 409
9 352 55 4
282 897
3 54 3
10 47 8

296 918


6.4
7,105
1.06



1,115
289
32.5
70.2
571
6.6


39,65b
18.8


6.7
10,938
1.06
40.3

),190

40~.5
59.o
0.4

16.8
53,071
24.6


6.6
6,237



45.9




255 5



17.1
35,205
17.4


4,722





19.5
55.9
2,447
531,0
315 l
28.4


9-01

10-01


10-0


13-1

13-o
l01




15


1.04
j6.1
20.0

1,076
296
29.9
70.6

55.0
17.2
1(1,710
19.8


7.1
8,olo
1.08
37.6

58-9
2,557
1,130
275
30.1
75.4

58.9

15.8
39,787
24.8


6.7
10,575
1.10
36.1
21.7
57.8
2,596
1,215
279
33.6


62.5
60.4

15.1
3g,l96
23.4


10.1
20,132
1.08
42.i

3, 75
1,992
358
47.o


57.1
52.5
16.0
58,099
23.7


1.03


31.5


17.4
36,.9


5.1
5,102
1.04
33.8
17.8
51.6
2,505
1,002
301
29.7
66.8
64.1
65.4
50.4
17.5
39,870
14.9


* Ezoludes switching time of tlein looomotives at initial and final terrminals
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each nonth within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTIG OFFICE:1950 O 85018


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURIBAU OF TRANSPR0T 80NOMLICS AND WrA'lIlCS


Statemetnto. M.-211(08-A)


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

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


UNITED STATES













UNIV. O FI FL B.







U.S. DEPOSITORY


r


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949


1
2-01
2-02
2-03
2-04
2-09



2-07
2-07




2-09

01
3-0)
9-04
6-09
r-06




6-07

6-08



61)
4-01




6-07





* Soludes switching time of tzsia loocantives at initial and final telrminls.


In MEM


Sabjct to mreiion


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08851 6710'* **IIUIIIII I INTERSTATE COM bERCE COMMISSION



2, .rF3FI9 TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWHAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
~a Compiled from 12j reports of frei~ht train statistics representintl 132 railways
-b (SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FRo asE IMorNT or reacH 1950 and 1949


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


ACGREGAW S
1. Miles of road operated at alose or meath ..............
2. ztrai-Mleso (looomotiw-pplpelld and motoroar trains):
2-01. atesa looomotive-prope~lle trrine .......
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-paopelled trans ... .
2-03 Eleotrio lwoomoive-propelled train. ............
20.Other looomotive-propelled tasine .......
-.Total looomotive-propelledttrins.. ... .
2-I otorer-propelled tins ..... .....

2-09. Light.. .
3. Road locomotive-;iles:
)*01.Prinoips1.. .. .... .
9*02. helper (exoludes "B'andtmili~n'g'A' its)......


Od otal, steam only ...........
otal, diesekelectrise only..... ......
07 otal, eleotric oaly. ....................
I-0. otal, other (diesel and g~aoline motor, and gas-eletrio. .
Train-switahing looomotive-miles
3-09. stelocomotive... .. .. ..
3-10. Die**1**1*otria looomotiw..... .. .. .
~1. *loti 10oi s moooteecrif, ,
3-14. Mi~rles aotla initil and fdinalterinals isoluded rin ite 3-)
4. Camcailes (thousanda)I
4-01. Loaded, east or north ...................
4*02. Loaded,westor south .. .. ... .
-0).Loades, total .* .... .. .
4-5.Epty, west or souh ....................

4-07. la~dedandeapty, est'or aorth.. ... :
F-0. Lodet sand empty, west or south ..............
4-09. Loaded andempty, total. .. .. ..
4-10.Ca~boose. al1directions. .. .
h-11. Passeger carrying cars, ll dissotions ......
4-*12. Other passengectrian oars, all bireotions.... ...
5. Gmros ton-siles of road loocautives and tenders (thousande)l
01-burning stena looomo~tire..... ......
OdDiesel-electrio liooomotiws ... .. .. .
Py .lctrie lomootive.. .. .. ... ... .


.T otal inooal-burnings~teaalooomotivetainsl....
.Total in oil-bulrning steam looomotive trains. .......
6-0 Tota in diesel-eleotrio l0ocootive tnins. .........
6- otal in electria locomotive traia **** ****
.: Tota In other looosOtive sat motorear tasina** ***
Z-.otal In al fright tzins. .. .. .. .
6-07. Total of passenger tlran o~n and contents knoluded in 6-06
7. Met tOn-Mle, revenue and narenue (thousands) **********
8.Taia-hours (Inolatiag train-awitoh~a5 hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam loocaotive-pl polled tasins. *******
8-02. 011-buratag steam loaoootive-paopelled Str~ain ...
80.Diesel-electrio locomotive-propelled trains .....**
8- lectrio loo~om~ote-propelled twrins ******
.: Other looomotive-prOpelled taNe. .....********
otorear-propelled tzrata ....******
8-07.TZotal trin-hours .. .. ..
AVERAGES
9. AvrnesC~ per mile of rose per day:
9-ol. tsain-mils, ontinary ...................
9-02. set son-nlaes........................
10.Avegesper tasia-M1* (ezeclutbtagIghrt usina)
10.Loom~otive-mleso (principal and hel.per)..........
10-02. Losses inott oa~~Lr-mls.................
10-03 Epty 691 t ear-mles...... .....
1004 otal itrlt orwmles (exoLating oaooe. .. ..
10*05 Gross ton-miles (exolatingl looomotves cand tenaers). ...*
1006 Mt ton-ane .. .. ... .............
11. Grees toan-alle of looomotinsr and tenders per locomotive-sile. .
12, Met ton-ales per lossed ear-mtLe .........
1). Casssile stioss
01 Proent loaded or total traight ear-ance, eat or north .
** Perseat looadd of total twight onwailes, west or south .
0 Proent loaded of total famigt one-miles all 41wetions. .
Peroent east or north of total loaded feight eal-miles.* *
14. Avessnes per train-hourl
14-5. Trsta- ile .... ...... .....
14-02. Omros ton-rtles (esouing~ looomotives ;ad tenders). .*

15* Proeont train-swritching house at way serious of total tsin-hourst .


225 510
25 500 04 2
Its 167 12 2
709 214
6 116
42 384 494
34 07 4
42 418 560
41 845087
573 481
424*12 32:8
;2 35 746
i:448 686
47 096 76 2
29 197 16 5
17 000 04 4
t891343
8 210
i 882 821
924 915
64 398
3 872 290

883304
715319
1598623
328304
502 096
830 402
1 21160 8
1 217 417
;s429025
42 o28
1 30 9
b 31 9

6 499 512
1951784
b2 80145
256 643
a 120
13 990 404
48 538439
11 802 8/9
48117 752
i: 3111c6
2 8 7 5 2
110 798 94 0
350424
BO 930 87 3
1 342 2 15
3 67 8 4
805 750
41 13 8
35 7
2 O5 7
i;5t,91U1


225 b64
31155 30s
11 4 62 4 8 5
655 960
184
43 273 988
35 129
43 309 057
42 806 548
502 51t,
43 290 352
2 370 863
2 392 966
48054181
35 311 913
11 938 647
803 349
a 7 8
3257457
500 237
56 930
3815 566
8 30 7 9
820 107
6873571
1507 478
36615
490 021
856179
1186 26
1177 392
i 363 657
43 518

4 pl 8
7 566 864
2 403 694
3 838 650
238 712
140 50 12
52 330357
15 737 364
54 605 25
i: 216 153
104 896 06
343 690
46 719 01

1 522 0 9
4 40 p 6
532 654
38 4 O6
i: 2O0
2 536 335


Sa 934
8 4010E6
4 5 83 30 7
?rSO Z10
13 534 49
1 20 6
135 5L755
13 ;399 58
29c..097
13 548 497
1221044
1 204612
15 974 153
10 277 t4 3
>047 916
648 b95

10 92006
447131
54 Q5
1593 761
2 63 7 2 5
314 72 6
210 048
525374
8a875
178 bit
265390
401 601
389163
790 764
13 87 9


8 871351
6 297
1337 812
161;236
43 76696
21 580 244
19 500
13184 066
1 735 342
50 519 213
71 63
17 356 393
619 46 5
1 fO 1
265 41 6
30 0 5 1
10 8
917381


53 068
9 582 306
3 192 2 96
50j9 831
13 284 453
15 28 6 9
13061 916
293 743
13 295 91?
1 152 711
1120 736
15 569 364
11 528 844
3 457 278
583 242

1 220 039
;237 795
47 347
1 505 181
253 5 O 4

286 920
197 022
485 942
96166
180 074
276 240
385 086
377 096
762182
13 606


3 211 4 3 2
4 891
960 380
154 42 6
4 551129
ei2 23 797
9 542 901
1 717 513
33 4a8371
66 247
15 104 604
6 52 6 9
5 17
170 340
28 47 7
10 1
802Z133


8 095
5103 813
227 99 9
65 533
2 397 345
2 397345
23 59 978
37 36 7
i 406 43 6
191922
142 793
2 741151
i. 373 24 7
262 143
105 761

199171
30 773
4073
234 017
17 O7 O
45 42 7
59 25 6
104 683
37 60 6
33 44 S
71051
83 033
92 701
175 734
2 46 6
2 2
5 2
898 713|
51 418
4512 5
995256
8!173646

460 058
262 96 3
8 896 667
3 66 6
4 881 88 3
1 34 97 9
13 987
4 61 6

153 582


7 873
1925 601
31 5 72
48 973
2 006 146
2 006 146
1985 731
20 415
2006 321
135 450
105012
2 247 591
2 134 962
31 848
80 781

177 736
6056
3397
187189
11 7 8 li
41 851|
36 13 8
77 98 9
25 99'
28 071
540 6 6
67 8 46
64 2 0 9
132 05 5
2026


788 694
467
34 719
828088
6 210 280
30 637
187 361
6 428 278
3 261 529
114 30 4
2 274


120 02c


37 744
4 895 312 i
i 6 83 98 3

7 579 29 5
7 579 295
7514298
64 997
7 r80125
231 399
161 424
7 972 948
5 264 131
L 708 817


515532
125 743

641 275

138 822
105 553
244375
52 090
76 306
128396
190 912
181 859
372 771
7599
1 13 3
1 305 20 3
31 579
760 216

2096798
9709595
178 092
6 936 771

16824 458
70 654
7 834( 67
314 O 6
130 598


452 22 i


37 858

5 620 025
2 118 6 6 O

7 73868 5
7 738 68 5
7 671 587
67 098
7 738871
248 585
156 265 3
8143 719
6 OOD 88 0
2133 830


567 274
62 200

629 482
1 49 6 8 7
127 328
101 914
229 242
52 767
78 442
13122
180 115
180 356
360 4 7
7740


1 436 SS 3
29 70
628140

2094 426
9 778 331
167 390
5 701 603

15 6473924
88 149
6 982 68 9
340 7 0
91 566


440 C79


156 737

10 099 891
8 6 71 83 3
93 46 5
0 116
18 873 30 5
32 86 6
18 906173
18 73115 3
175 020
18 877 h7I0
591 383
939 857
20 408 510
11 r82 14 4
6 981169
136 987
8 210
10 76 113
321 268
5700
1403 237
3 79 4 6 3

384 329
339 862
724191
151733
213 832
365 565
856062
C553 694
1089756
18 684
8 6
2 9o0
1 424 24 5
1 914 108
31 30a99
50 482
a no
6 521654
9 074 954
11605 i:87
27I 556 857
312 821
2 8 69 1
48 558 610
196 4/2
20 863 921
2~ 73 4 85
3 57 94 5
395 70 9
5 87 1
3 5 7
1 94 9
1 0 5 316


126 765
14027 369
6 119 95 0
97 156
184
20 244 664
33 90 3
20 278 567
20 087 308
191259
20 249 24 5
834109
1 010155
22~093 507
15 638 218 i
G 315 CS1
139 326

1 32 2400
194178
6186
1493 714
4 15 8 1 8
362 000
352 297
714 300
191210
203 434
394 644
553 218
555 731
1108949
20146
2 31 9
2~ 132 15 5
2 369 100
2 225 655 C
49 567

6 776 4 8 /
14117 964
15 565 886
1D 330 114
311 279

4 332 10
182 712
i1 370 19
4 14 3 8
4 32 2 4
268 4 54


1123 703


6.0

1,05
38.2
19.8


297
31!.9

~58.8
55.3
16 6
43,296
19.9


6 .1
6,681

35.2
20,0


292
l1,0





17.1
41,357
19.6


8.1
10,577


20.0

127

33.0



59.9
14,8
39,g08
21).2


7.9


37.2
21,2
584

1,156
279
31.1
75.0

59.5
15.6
39,299
24.5


9.4



1945 7
1.09
15.4
30.1 6
74 5


13,343




61.07
39.3


3,2 7
13,6 2
368


.4
6,696
1,03
32.5

2,2
1,o
32

72.7
5 o
6.6
5 8
16 7
37,155
18.1


6.5
5,950
1.o3

20.9



17.1
k? o 3
rg2,0


1(.8
5,310

1.o3


2,592
1,114
320
28.8



53.1

46,902
16.5


S~tateent No M-21 (os-A)
MARCH 1950


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


5.1 l





19.6

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6~ 4

50.7
18.0
43,901
16.o


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9-02
10-01
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SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Comlpiled from 123 reports of traight train statistics representing 132 railways
(SWITCHIING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THREET ::0NTR8p E ED ':1'F ::A"CH 1950 ane 191-9


1 I I I I


_,_





L


126 761

29 074 310
24 04 914 2
24 811 8
9 65 3
53 381 28
91 5 9
53 472 815
52 904 787
568 02

533591166
1 663 736
2 610 073
57 664 977
32 368 596
24 924 977
361025
10 3 7
3 065175
831256
16 O 5 O
4 5 6
3 912 937
1071167
1045015
923 207
1 968 22
441 94 8
591 236
1053184
1 486 963
159144 43
3 0014 06
52 924
2 52 4
7 15 3
4 019 844
5 427 361
8 72>109
131 226
2 54 1
183506 081
24 036 965
32 329 019
74 991 686
796190
42 6 O5
132 196465
536 37 5
56 181 697

6 01 6 95
1 020 8 9 5
1 0 62 8 7
16 5 4 1
509
5 502
2 928 014


L


I


I [ 1


**=*=


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


19150


1949


1. Miles of road operated at olose or onath#. ....... ..
2. Tsula-Miles (looomotie-roper~Lled and motoroar tasine):
2-01. Stea locoastive-propelled tzaine ......
2-02. Diesel-electrie looomotin-propellet trains ....
2-0) EOlecro 1000W~tivple-prpele StUain. ...........
20.Other locomotive-propelled Strine .......
2-05. Total looomotivepropellet traa ..... ....
2-6 otoresecpropelled trained .........
2-07. Total train-ailes....... ........
2-08. 0rdinary. .............
2-09. Light.. .
3. Road loonaotive-miles:
F-01.Prinoipal.. .. .
3-02. Herlper (exoludes "'8 and' tailing *A' units) *** ..

3-5total, tessonly .. .. .
06.otal, din*1-electriony .. .
07.Total. eletri Oonly.M.....a ..~m...........**
-0.Total, other (deel andgsln ooan a-lcro**
Train-swritabing looomotive-anessr
9-09. Stea looomotive ******* ******
)*10. DIse*1-electria looosotive ..... .....
}*11. Electrio looosotinar *d *~l;i; ** *** ** ** *
)*12. Other looomtlotie (dIesl adpoiemtr n eeeti)****

I. Caz *iles (thousands):
I-01Lo adedo, st or north* ** ,
1-02. Loaded, west or south ....***************

k-04 Empty, east or north ..................**

4-7.aded andemptyJestenot r oth. .. ..
-09. Loadetandespty, total. .. .. .
4-10. Caboose. aul dinootions .........
P11. P~rassnr carrying cars, ll direotions ***.**
I-12. Other passenger-ctrai oare, all directions.... ...
5. amrea ton-sites or rose loaoomlotie and tenders (thousanash
01Coal-brnings tenaloooactivs*. .. .. .. .
0.Oil-burning stess 1000ZotiV* ***** ...*
0)Diesel-electrio lomootius .. .. .. .
0.Electrie 1oom~otives. ....................
05 ther locomotives ....................
6. Gmros ton-sileso as otetadoboss(huat)
6-01 Total in coal-burning steam looomotive hais ** ** *
&0.Total in oil-burning steam looomotive twains*** ***
6-0). Total In diesel-eleetrie locomotin twins**** ***
60.Total in electrio locomotive trains *************
6-05. Tota In other loOosotive and motoroar Stte *** **
6-6Total in allfreiht trains* *
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents knoluded in' 6-06
i. Met toanalesr, revnue and noarevnue (thousands) *********
,Tramin-hours (including twinn-rwtobing hears at way stationsrjl
8-01. Coal-burning steam loocaotive-propelled trains*** ***
8-02. Oil-burning steam loom~otive-propelled $2Winas********
8-0) DIeseGl-eletri l~oomotive-propelled twns *** *
8-4 leotria locomotive-propelled twains *****
8-05 Other locomotin-popellle tzaa ***** ****
8-6 otorea propelled trains****** ******
6-01. total trein-hours ***********
AVERAGES
9. Aearaesa per mile of ma~d per days
9-01. Train-niles, oldinary .............. ....
9-02. tet tea-siles........ ........
10.Avraesper trata-M~e (exchding liht' twins)
100.Locoactive-atles (principal and helper)**.*.......
10-02. Lossed rishet oammiles...... ......
10-03. Empty freilt onwalle ..........
100.Total f~reigh es>Mrle (exol~uding oraboose)* **
10-05. Gross ton-Milse (excluding locomotives and tenders). ....
10-06. Met ton-siles....... ........
11. Grees ton-mles of looonotives ard' tende;rsper l~ooomotin-sile.: .
12. Net ton-alles per loaded ear-aile .........
1). Car-mile satiost
13-01. Peroent loaded of total freight ear-miles, east or north *
1 -02. Percent loaded of total frreigt can-alles, west or south **
1 03. Percent loaded of total freight es~miles all theeotions. *
1 04. Peroant east or north of total loaded fre~iht oarn-anee *
14. Averages per train-horu:
1l-02. Gross ton-stles (excludeinloooaotives and tendera). **

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


225 536

69 191 28 1
44 7 62 4 3 4
1 885 87 5

115 669 24 3
94 9 B4
115 964 227
114 487 4 84
14 76743

115 931997
5 509 597
6 296 739
127 738 333
Ta 496 0so
46 897 065
2 334 839
10 3 7 9
7 751 383
2 409 313
1.72 9 8 9
4 5 6
10 5334141
2 194 884
2 324 529
1 892 630
4217159
921 34 2
1 363697
2 2659039
3 245 871
3 256387
6 502198
116 596
15 2 3
16 980 839
b 519 58
14 6794 37
661205
2 54 1
37 843 610

119 631 58 4
32 BOZ 234
130 918 816
5 955 926
42 7 8
289 352343
1 OSO 4 7 4
129 113 729

3 4 91 7 7
1 04 5 5 66
2 1 88 5 3
107 6 9
50
5 813
6 839 911


2255 6 9

95 464 347
31 625 82 9
2 072 7 3 2

129 163 580
87 O 3 2
129 250 612
187 647 984

129 215 953
7 453 962
74*62 805
144 132720
10s s4aves
32 961409
25 27 665

9 800198
13 88 685
158 7 3 5
2 47 2
11 350 090
2500124
2 410 482
2 004 264
4 414 766
1040 540
14 79 474
2 520 014
3 451082
3 483 758
6 934 780
129 820
427 5
13 77 2

23 5300 9 2
7 060 23 8
10 545 964
725 856
131
41 862 326

165 550 795
45 044 514
93 549 031
6 682 467
16 91 0
310 843 717
966 Oa2 ~
1412 75498
4 815 7 94
1 2 97 O 6 2
1 490 6 4 0
120 7 5 8
126
5 466
7 729 746


52 935
21 912 32 2
12 633 6 8
1 504 4 O 3

36 050 405

36 053 797
35 381116
672 681
360O88 75
2 911477
8 959 26
41 959476
26 459 o?
1750 92

2 784 67
1 183 987
14 913 5
4 117 993
66848

804 906
552 29
1 357 04
246 394
490 674
737 06b
1051300
1042 972
2 094 272
37 014


7 398 675
16 540
3 663195
43140
11512819
52 999 84 5
39 001
35 472 36 2
4 632 919
17 6
93144 05
225 54 6
42 374 732
1 54 O29 8

714 3 5 4
82 13 9
311
2 340 573


55 069
30 385 553
9 027 4 67
1 6 01 4 8 1
41 014 001
3 41 0
41017 911
40 3513 508
704 403 j

41050 814
3 730 46
3 550 843
48 332 118
56 73912
9 772 2 8
1820 749

3 812 23
662 391
128 58 0
4 623 20
789 686

684120
586 743
14 70 863
278 36
5864*1
t866 777
1 1624*85
2 33764(,
41 828


10259 560
14 933
26803 i38
447 062
135 04 913
72 392 90 a
12: 503
26 785 471
5 029 900
19 6
104 220 778
200 960
48 214 448
2 1141 4 4
4 85 71 4
87 89 7
309
2 689 553


8 095
4 899 017
5 89 1 8
13 3 5 4

5 621 50 9
5; 621 509
5 555 519

5 634 531
374 94 3
308)846
6 518 320
5 443 555
651878
2822889

449 231
77 947

534 982
34447
109444
124 126
235 570
83 OS 9
75 091
158 080
191533
200117
391 650
5 783
6 8

2 040 535
133743
94 570
2 268 848

17 403 54 8

1 160 7 59
526 817
19 091124
11 27 7
10 106 152
302 2 34
34 4 24
9 01 5

345 673


7 ?73

78 4 6 2
196 90 4
75 0
6 755 703
6 680 359
75 344

6 756 631
495 581
3 80 2 34
7 632 446
7259 554
79 249
313 64 3

613 613
15 617
12 86 9
642 099
43 963
146 360
130 80 6
277166
96 704
107 11 2
203 616
243 064
237 918
480 982
6 869


2 605 439

11046
138 375
2 754 860
12 800 50 5
67 687
8 10 743
13 678 935
21 991
2 614 08 3

3 97 2 O1
5 01
13 92 0

416 938


126 773

41 8378 3 4 3
16 567 0 5 7
2 74 3 4 7

L88 720 419
83 6 2 3
58 804 041
rr8 160 966
643 075
58 734 26 7
24 81625
3 056 838
64 272 730
46 767 930
17 110 654
393 282
86 4

3 723 761
517 024
17 2 86
4 260 34 3
1217 919
1 010;221
990 237
2 000 45 8
513 213I
561020
1074233
1 t23 43;
3 074 69 1
58 45i(

6 4 89 9

6 970 486
5 973 34
140 395
131
19 493 449
40 667 284
44 593 8261
50 784 75 8l
641 818
16 71 4
137 104 4001
824 24
59 535 200
1 2 85 806
1 2 74 6 O
7 40 5 3
18 941
126
5 157
3 325 165


37 7 45
13 305 6 32
7 510 4 7 4

20 816 10 6

20 816 106
20 646 06 3
170 043 I

20617 566
559 4 41
418 551
21 795 558
14 224 694
7 570 864


1 452 106
316 123

1 760 229
420 721

365164
292 "99
658163
150 911
205796
356 707
516 075
498 795
1014 870
20 875


3 521785
75 667
2 158 390

t,755 862
25 191 206
435 214
19 294 009

44 920 4 29
259 27 4
20 451 14 8
8 47 5 5 1
21 2 2 O
3 56 88 0


1 225 651


37 854
16 720 114
5 092 84 3

21 672 957

'2 672 957
t2 493151
179 606
;22674 241
746 295
474 8)0
23 895 426
17 896172
5 999 254


1 650 586
173 653

1 824 239
448 586
369 781
296 498
0666279
152 258
222 930
375188
522 03 Y
519 42 8
1041467
22 669


4 276OO L
74 864
1758 230

6 109104
29 490 104
438 38$
15 911115 ~

45 839 604
238 823
20 911 759
1 0 18 6 4
2 58 4 7


1 298 090


7,6
13,872

1.07




359
'13.3





16.3
55,229
24.1


6,31 :


20,0
56.8
2,527
26

71,6

55.1
170 o
42,j04
19.8


6,959
1.06
34.6

1,10} 19.

290
32,0

69.8


5?.5
6).7


7.4

1.08



5 .2


76.6

59.3
15 4
39,796
24.6


6.4


34.5
n.5

1,196
"79



6?.9
60,1

15.3
38,750
23.8


9.4
17,802


30.5
72! o

31 GG
45.5
50.2

52.5
16,2
56,792
23.9


6.1
6,020
1.03
31.9
17.3
49.2
991
264
31.1
70.8
5897
55.5

17.0 ~
1E3660


6.6
6,138



46.3

256

70,8

55.5
17.5
35,313
17.7


4,6


37.2
1 .5
:5.7

1,62
317
28.5





.18.3
'.5,149
16.2


5.1 :


.4 4
16.5
52.9

030)
29.8
66.3
63.8
65.1
50.5
17.7
41,232
15.3


9-02
10-01
to-o3
10-05

11
lp

1 -01
1 02z
1 03
13-04
14-ol
14-02

15


* Exludes switching time of train looomotives at inital and final termna~ls.
i Represents an average of the :.111eace reporters at the -10se of eemob month within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE.1950 O 850184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
bMURM OF TRANSPORT 300NOMICS AND STATIFI1C


Stateme nto. I.-211 (os.A

















1 I 1


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION I SOUTHERN REGION


r~~


I 19 I 19*, I
91
9 I "' I
91
> I "' I
591 0 in 199
0 I 49


* Eolutes switehiag tim of tala loeoomotivs at laitttl ad fnal te~lr.al


SZ ject.L5 to reision -?


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

lllllnlllllillllllilllllllIN TER STATE COMMERCE C OM MIS SION
3 1262 08851 6888 UU auaur numrcara r0N080CrlosAND8EwECS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Comlpiled from 12j reports of freight train staistice representing 132 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
POIR THE MIONTS OF APRIL 1950 AND 1949


ITEM


___


~nC1


__I_


AGGREGNIES
1. Miles of road operated at Olose or month ..............
2.4 Tamia~anes (loom~otin-pampelled satd otoroar tasine)l
e.. 2-01. 8teamloomo~tive-papelled traina.. .. .
2-02. Diesel-olectric locomotive-propelled traine .....
2-03. Electrio loooastin-propelled tains. ............
2-04. Other looomotive-propelled trains .............
~~ 2-5 otal looomotive-oproplle tlraina.... ...
.* l -6 otoreoolpropelled trans .........
2-7Total tsin-mles .. .. .. ..

2-09. Light .. .. .. .. ..
3. Rload looomotive-alles:
3-01. Principal ..........................
5-02. Helper (excludes"B'a'nd'ttaling'A 'units)*****

~:~ U.Totallo omtveales. .. .. .
.Total, diosel-electric oal. ... .. .. ..
07l. Total, eletrio only~. ~.; . .. .. .
}*08. Total, other (diesel adgsln ooadp-lcre..
Train-switah~a oalooootive-ilest
)09. stpsalooomptives.. ..... .
3-10. Diesel-eleotrio looomotive .........
3-11. Electria looomotins .b ~o. .. .. .. .. .
J.1. Otherlosemotives (distadgeoiemtr sdp-lsri)...*

1). Carc*Mles (thousands)I
4-01. Imaed, ast or aorth ... .. .. .
4-02. Loaded, west or so~Ut ...................


4-05. hptydes n oterourth ... .... .. .. .. :
4-07. Losted sad empty, reat or aorlth ..............
4-09.Lhotatedand pty, total. .. .. ..
4-10. aboose. all diretions. .. ..
4-12. Other passngentrata cars, all dilretions.... ...
5. Grossl ton-ailes of seed looomotinoe and tenders (thoouants)t
Coal-burning steam loaoootivs*... .. .. .
011-burning steam looomotivs.. .... ....
3.Dioeel-reletrio loeomotives .........
n.Eectrie looomotives. ....................
.0ther losometins ... ... .. .
.Total.. .. .. ... ..
6. ross ton-sles of one;, on;tet,' and' oab~oose (theasands)
01. Toa 1in ooal-burning stea looomotin twins. .. ....
.Total in oil-bamrata stea looomotive truse. ........
03.: Totl ia besel-electrie loeomotive tains. .........
60.total in electrio lomootive traa ..... ****
6-05. Tota In other looomoi ad motor.a tswins********
-0.Total in all fretat trlasis.................
6*07. Total of passenger train onre nd contents knoluded in' k-0
7. Met tealailes revnue and nearenue (thousnds .... ...
8. Tatabours (inaodlang tran-switehing boars at way stationsjs
601. Coal-barata steam locomotive-propelled trains. .......
608. 011-burning steam looomotive-propelled ttain ...****
$*03. DIesel-elsetriO locomoItiveprpele tamias .**..***
8-4.Blotrio looosotive-propelled twrins ******
605 Other looomtin-ppropelle tins ************
8-6 otoreascprop~lled tzata ...... ...**
&07. Total train-hears ...........
AVERAGES
9. A+ussee per atle of reat per days
9-ol. tsata-sites, ordinary ****** *****
9-09. det tena-iles ....*******
10. Avelrne per tzeta-Mdle (eze~dlanaglght Meta )!;
10-51. Loa0Motif9-811G (principal sad helpe ). .........
10*02. Leaded he~ t es-mles ....**.**********
10-04 Tot freight es>Mle (exlrlelatingobos)**** ***
10*05.ol Graniess eamlest~b (zlting'& loomtto st tenters. ****
12. Met ton-les per lasted esp-MLe ..*****..
1). Change satioes
1 1.Pro~at leaded of toalU fright espailes. oaet or sorth ..
1 Proent leadst eit stal freight eawaSLle, west or seath .
1 Proeat loaded of total frIght es>Mlesr, all qurestlos. .
1 Persat east or aerth of total leaded fright oncanes .
14. Avezege per train-holarl
14-01 Tria-ae. ... ... ... ..
14-0. Qores towles~ (exolanag tooomotives an ieaters). .
15. Peroeat tza-rta-wshing hours at way sutlatin of total etrra-hourst .


37 857
5 546 97 9
2 064 52 61

7 611 50 5
7611505
7 550 294
61211
7 611 974
249 591
156 161
8 017 726
5 938520
2 079 206


540 826
61 167

601993
136 772
150 074
95 233
22 5307
53 978
82 106
136 084
184 052
177 339
361391
7623


1445 425
21 319
614 990

2 081734
10 118 973
109 830
5 484 961

15 713 764
74 99 5
7 055 417
336 205
6 35 8
88 840


431 40


126759
12 05689d
6 045 0121
87 761
19
18 698 861
33 262
18 732123
18 565 570
166 553
18 703 437
689 694
910 477
20 30360s
1 946 697
6 229 418
187 237

1207 84
195 866
5 50s
8 2
1 410 04:
369 077
345 56
333 951
679 513
175 612
202 505
578117
521 174
536 456
1 057 630
18 54
1 18

1886 810
2 144 931
2 189 816
44 767
6 266334
13 467 104
13 959 800
19 282 660
275 414
6 6 2
46 991 604
214 80
20 435 625
570 764
393 4 4
261590

2 08
1033 444


885388
25 185 55 7
15 951280
695 98 B
8 450
41 641255
29791
418711046
41366136
5104910
41 865 233
S039 573
8819582
46184328
26 579 734
16 677 879
858 078
8 64 5
2711695
886 240
59018
15 6
3657109
772 692
863069
709560
15 78629
358375
ssiose
889 401
12 28144 4
18 40 58 6
2 468 03 0
48 06 9
1 13 9
4 46 2
6590316
1749 655
5 246 850
251 900
824 3
13 840 964
49 987 01 6
10 563 43 1
47 552 98 9
2 349 558
39 6 3 9
110 492 63 1
313 51 P
49 686 874
1 30315 5
327 35 8
780 778
39 5351
341
1 OS 6
2 453013


225 565
30 4435 5 9
11 314 562
705 2533
42 465 326
34 456
42 497 782
41980 498
517 284
42 483 134
2440156
2 390 648
47 313938
34 676 02 5
11780 478
857 179
256
3185 032
511 897
57 235
3 754 992
803 690
839 957
691 886
1531843
365 848
893584
1 805 805
1219 622
2:425 427
42 647
4 817
7 741192
2 171 247
3 787 384
255 953
1 9855784
58 551 261
14 073 839
34 416 14 8
2 414 208
6 6 pa
1 09 262 154
355 511
50 218 114
1 549 802
4p 0034 8
526 394
40 54 8
31
8 175
2 519 298


58 918
6 717 456
4 398 80 8
540 084
13 655 748
1088
13 656 830
13 410 127
246 705
13 667 616
1158 70 6
1100097
15 915619
10 494389
4 794 671
686 559

1047 341
415 681
48 783
1 511 745
8 53 595
3071786
810 799
518585
96 80 9
297 90
404 595
411880
815875
13 94 6
12 O

8 963 328
5068
1 313 606
158 8 6


88 617 610
18181
1 769 078
6 O
37 0 20 491
49 74 6
17 168 071

613 160
94 5
849 48
29 48

89316


53 070
9 960 252
3 158 604
542 733
13 661 5 8 9
1194
13 662 783
13 401 792
260 991
13 676 021
1328173
1 181 302
16185 496
12147 429
3 425 077
618 990

1217 604
846 088
47 392
1511084
260 652
309 416
204 386
513 801
94 972
soon 73
295 704
404 387
405118
809 505
13921


3410 960
4 997
976 561
159 45 8
4551 976
25 264 842
4 20 9
9 608 486 2
1 838 00 9
7 2
36 715 6141
58 421
17 319 670
696 46
172 69
29 7 7

899 56


8095
2137 358
210 62 3
56 614
2 406 595
2406595
2 370 30 2
36 293
2 414 131
151 912
120 512
2!686 555
2 369 692
226009
90 854

188 320
29365
4 55
222 040
is 498
43585
60 321
103 90 6
47 950
so0 59
78 340
91535
90 711
182 24 6
2475
2 5

903189
47 170
41 094
991453
82 as 711
460 451
238 784
8 980 94 6|
4 93 3
4 881972


1320
3 94

146 70


7 879
2370412
46 220
74 739
24 91 571
24 91371
2462 842
28 529
2 491 702
178 698
142 70s

46777
116 952

218 753
8 776
4 341
231870
17 38
54 906
58 31
113 222
41286
42 393
83 67
96192
100 70S
196 901
2540


997 997
6 015
51 72
1055 740
9 500 342
40 045
300 785
9 841172
7 28 6
5 407 402
146 367
3 267


154 880


37 734
46 82142
.2 713 56 4

7 395 70 6
7395706
7 334490
61216
7 396 44 3
201018
154 758
7 752 219
5015238
2 738981


466 559
132 70 3

599 06 2
137 407
135 390
100 74 6
236136
50 673
81 307
S13980
186 06 3
182 053
368116
7396
19 3
95 0
1254 76 6
19 50 6
770 08 6

2044358
9 304 571
108 842
6 978 978

16 392 391
6 3 18
7 588 557
290 24 7
1351 64 5


427 345


126 041
9 648 02
8 628 892
97 27{
8 45 C
18 383 212
28 702
18 4119118 12 :
160 690
16 386 84,, 93
835 155
19 769 935
10 702 415
6 918 21E
140 655
8 64 3
1009 675
308 551
5 880
15 4
1324 262
365 192 i
376 306
337 694
714002
162 943
218 848
381791
539 251
556 54 2
1 095 793
18252
80 1
2 62 1
1 469 03 3
17 25 087
3 115 98 8
51 980
2243
6 364331
9 783 124
10 442 412
27 491 998
341 690
39 5 7 9
48 098 OO 3
195 515
20 168 274
270 197
3 20 95 4
386 44 6
6 10 1
341
1 75 8
985 797


1s.o5
21.5


300



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45,o44
19.6


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1.1o
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23.2


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18.0
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Statueme No. L.-211 (os.A)
APRIL 1950


9 87

~- T UG190 ~Z


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


SU.S. DEPO~iTORY


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50.9
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45,471
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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 12) reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railway
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR FOUR MONTHSB ENDED WITH APRIL 195o AND 1949

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1950 l1949 1950 1949 195o 19'19 195o 1949g 1950 1949
AGGREGrtEs
1. MIleso of road opezated at olose at meath#. . .. .. 225 01 O I 225 570~ 52 9301 53 070 8 0 9 5 7 87 5 37 74 1) 7 85 5 186 7 5 ~) 126 77C( 1
2. Stata-Miles (loaoootive-propelled anob otoroar traine):
2**01. Steam looomotive-propelled twins ............. 0 94 76 83 8 125 907 8 6( 30 29 7 7 8 4 345 803 7 036 375 8 850 745 17 987 7 74 22 267 0 93 38 722 911 54 444 2 39 -01
2-02. Diesel-eleotric looomotive-propelled trrins .. .. .... 60 707 974 42 940 91 17 006 14 2 12 186 071 799 761 124 682 10 224 OS 8 017 3 69 32 678 033 28 612 065 2-02
2-03. neetrio loomo~tivepsopelled tsein. .. .. .. . 5 81 84 3 7 77 96 5 2 044 48 7 2 144 21 4 191 96 8 71 6 43 345 3 6 E 362 10 820
20.Other loocastive-prop~lled trainr .......... 18 10 3 66 18 103 86 480
2-05. Tota looomotive-Iproplle strain . . . 157 6841 75 11 626 906 49 680407 54 676 090 028 104 9 24 074 28211 812 30 284468 71 7644 3 77 419 280 2-05
l-6 otorear-propellea tasine 184 7 7 5 121 488 4480 4 60 4- 120 2 9 5 116 88 420
2-0[. Total traia-ales.... .... .. . 157 809 533 171748 394 49 684 887 54 680 694 8 0288104 9 2470 4 28 211 812 30 204 462 71 884 730 77 536 16420
20.Ordinryl. .. .. .. ... ... ... ... .. 155 887 880 169 628 488 48 765 503 53 715 300 7 925 880 9 143 201 27 980 553 30 043 445 71 156 004 76 726 6r3 20
2-09. Light............. 1 981 653 819 912 919384 965 3941 1082 8a4 103 87 3 231 25S91 241 01 7 728 7 26 809 6 2 8 P-0
3. Road6 looosotive-atles:
3-01. Prinolpal .........,....... ........ 15i7 7714 901 171 699 087 49 730 80E 54 726 835 8048 66 9 248333 28 214 009 30 286 215 71 778 011 77 437 7040
M-02 Helper (exeludes B and taiing' units. .. .. .. 7 549170 9 694 18 4 050 183 5 058 6341 526 85 5 668 279 760 4 59 995 886 2 211 67 3 3 171 319 0
LL ht..... .. .... ... 8516 26 9 853 45 4 068 36 4 732145 429358 5a2 942 573 309 631051 3 445 22 3 9671 5 }*
To 1 lIooomotive-ailes ......... .. ** 175 836 981 191 446 658 57 849 357 64 517 614 9 004 8751 10 439 554 29 547 777 31 913152 77 434 912 84 576 533 0
05 Ttal, steam only .. .. .. .. .. .. .. ... .. 107 075 784 143 318 807 36 953 596 48 886 55@ 7 813 245 9 882 933 19 237 932 23 834 692 43 071011 60 714 627 0
06Total, b1ss*1-eleetric oaly'.........,........ 63149 804 44 741687 185318 27 13 197529 877 887 126 026 10 309 845 80784*60 33 843 195 23 340 0720
otal, alectrio ony 198 911 3 384 84 4 4 77 4 84 2 4 33 730 313 7 43 4 30 595 501 68 4z 52 5 3-07
Total, other (dise and g~aoline motor, andb gae-lectro). 19 O 8 1 12 O--- 19 0z 21 2 112O 30
Tzia-ta-iswiahnlomootcie-llest
f*9. Steamloocaotinso................... ... 10 463 07 8 18985 230 3 832218z 5029s842 637 51 832 66 1 918465 2:191 412 4 074 850 4931 610 309
~10. Diesevleclotrie looomotives .. ........... 3 895 553 1 900 582 1 599 608 928 475 107 312 24 393 448 886 234 820 1 139 807 712 890 3-10
).g. tlao~ Iooooi 2 15eaM dsne 3 007 215 970 197 91 8 175 97 2 12 15 9 17 210 2 1 930 22 768
13.htB1 ~~ ~ ~ ~ I .. ....*... ... .. 1991850 15 105 082 5689738 6134293 757082 873 969 a 367 291 426232 5 237199 5 670588 3
F14. Miles at initial and fionl terminals isoluded in litem >-1. 967 516 3 304 014 988 084 1 050 308 50 94 5 61 352 558 12 585 35 8 1 436 35 9 1 606 996 1
A. Cassales (thousants)t
4-01. Ionstd, asst or aorth ................. 3 187 600 3 250 439 1 118 698 1 193 535 155 029 201 26 500 555 499 855 1 421 32 1 355 783 401
4-02. Losted, west or south ................. 2 602 190 2 696 170 763 097 791129 184 4 4 189 122 393745 391731 1 260 901 1 324 188 4-02
4-0.Loaded~~total................. 5 769790 5 946609 1 8757891 1984664 33747 61 390388 8943010 891586 2 68222 2679sr971 4-0
mpyestornoth. .. ... .. ... .. 279 717 14 06 388 343 803 373 33 130 039 137 990 201 584 206 236 604 891 688 82 -0
4-05.super.**. orsor ........... 894 as aoo07zzo notiss 78914 toose 149 rssos 287 to: soson exooe4 76sa s 4o
n-bEpty. total ................. 3 174 4 4 3413 598 1034 35 1 162481 236 4 287 495 48 687 511i272 1 414 97 1 452 50 -0
4-07. Loadde and empty, east er north .............. 4 467 317 4 656 827 1 455 895 1 566 872 283 06 8 339 256 702 139 706 091 2 026 215 2 044 608 1-07
1-08 Loadedanndempty. est orrouth .............. 4 496913 4 703 380 1454 258 1500 273 290 88 338 627 680 84E 696 767 2070 98 2 087 713 4-0
4-09. Loaded and empty, total 964 230 9 360 207 8 910 14 7 3 147 145 573 896 677 883 1 382 987 1 402 858 4 097 200 4 132 321 I-09
4-10.0aboose. l idintions.............. 158 65 172 467 50934 955749 8 25 9409 28 271 30292 71176 77 017 410
4-11. Passnger carrying oner, all 40sotions .. ... .. 4 8 8 55 8 5 158 6 68 9 317 98 8 1 10 6 6 3 3 52 3 92 4 -11
4-12. Other passeagertrra in rs, all directions. .. ... .. 19 6 9 618 61 2 82 8 4 5O 7( 2 0 11 34 31 4 8 9 31 457 1 9 7 7 41 9 19 1 4-12
5. Gmros ton-ailes of test looosotives and tenders (thousants)r
01. Coal-urin stenloaoootives* .. .. .. .. .... 23 571155 31271284 10 342 003 13 650 520 2 943 724 3 603 436 4 776 551 5 721427 5 468E 877 8 295 901 0
.Oil-burnin steam looomotive ...... 7 869 24 9 231530 81 602 19 930 95193 96 183 7 152 44 B 9 115 417 0
.Diesel-eleetrilelomootiu.......... 19 926 88 14 533 348 4975 801 3779 895 180913 17 061 2928476 2 373 720! 11 841097 81631600
Eletrie leomootives. ................... 913105 981 809 594 235 606 840 135 664 190103 183 206 185 166 0
ther locomotives .. .. ............. 4 784 13 --4784 139 0
.o~ Wh .............. 5 684 574 55 88 110 15 953 641 18 056 885 3 260 30 3 8 10600 7 800 280 8 190 838 24 670 412 25 759 783 0
6. Greas ton-riles of oars, contents, and embooses (thousndsb)r
01. Total In oool-buratag steam loomootive treine .. .. 169 618 6001 223 902 0561 75 617 455 97 657 744 25 685 259 32 300 847 34 495 777 39 609 07 7 33 820 109 54 334 368 6-01
otal in oil-borning steam loooaotiVS trt1BS. ..,.. *** 4 366 6 6 9 5 118 35 3i 51 8 16 51 2- 544 O 5 6 548 21 5 42 771 4 3 1 58 553 6 8 6-02
6-0) Total in diesel-electrio locomotin twin. .. .... 178 471 805 127 965 179 to 095 984 36 393 953 1 621 210 107 732 26 272 96 21 9P6076 102 483 684 70 067 41860
6-4 otal in electrio looomotive twins .. .. .. *** 8 305 4 7 8 9 0 96 6 7 5 6 401 9 9 7 6 8 67 91 7 65 6 O1 1 111 5 2 8 -- 1 137 8 8 O 117 2 3a60
.O~ Totl In other looosotve Lst motoraar swnlg ** *. 82 4 2 23 6 0 8 s 2 6 t -- :? 1 8 23 34 6
60.Total in all atnlbt tains . 99 844 974 420 105 871 130 164 796 140 936 392 28 072 070 33 520 107 61 312 820 61 553 36 8180 295 28 E 184 096 004 6
6.07. Total of passenger train cars and contents knoluded in 6-06 1 343 967 1 341 64 9 273 9 4 2 59 4 9 16 210 29 27 7 382 59 3 315 81 8 731 8 9 739 057 607
7. Net ton-siles, rewonue and nearevenue (thousands) . ... **178 800 OO3 191 493 612 59 548 80 3 65 534 118( 14 9881841 18 021485 27 979705) 27 967 1761 76 349 971) 79 9 70 8335 7
8.Ttlainhours (inelating train-awitobing hours at way stations)r
a*01. Coal-burning stesa loeomotive-propellea tmiaSn. * 4 788 38 81 6 365 596 8 115 4 5 2 810 610 431 7 8 5 543 56 8 1 137 7 9 6 3544 8 8 1 065 34 7 656 570 801
8-02 011-burning steam looomotive-propelled twelas ** 1 379 4 6 1 6 97 41 O4 41 62 O3 4- 26 6 7 3 27 3 2 6 1 34 8 39 4 1 6 68 O 5 O 802
8-03. Diesel-electrio l~ocotive-~propelle tsne .. .... 8 969 300 2 016 934 963 838 658 411 47 687 9084 488 585 347 519 1 469 318 1002 180 80
8-04. Eleotrio looomotive-propelled twnins 147 22 6 161 3 O 111 6 8 117 6 6 12 9 6 3 19 16 6 -22 6 4 224 4 6 80
Other l~o~oomti-rpopelled tzata *....... *** *** 157 BS 5 1780
otorear-prope~lle trains *.. * 7 6 6 7 6 4 0 93 9 ---* 7 2 60 7 2 4 6 8
8-07.Trotaltzeiln-hoalrs............ .......** 9 898924 10 249 038 3 83374 2 3589 11 e 4 92 575 57181i 1 652 99 6 1 794 935 3 9138at11 4 358 60 91 -07

9. AvenC ao pr ile of read per days
9-1 Tswin-miles, ordinary 6.) 7.7 d84 6.2 9*7 6.2 6.6 4.7 5.0 9-01
9-02. ret ton-mile ....... ...... 6 7, 7' 91374 10,291 1515368 1,o7o 6,178 6,157 5,o2o 5,257 9-08
10. Avenges per traia-alle (ezelating Ilgt trainr):
1 01I. Locomotive-ailes (prinoipal cad helper). ....... 1051.o6 1.08 1.10 1.07 1.07 1.o3 1.o3 1.o3 1o 00
10-ot. Losses fres~ tons mles. .. .............. 37. 35*1 38.5 36.9 42.6 42.7 1. 29.7 37.7 3.9 10-02
10.04. Total not t on ales1 (ezlatoing oaboose). .. 57*5 55*2: 59*758 72 .4f~ .: 741. 4, y6 38 1-0
100fi. Gross ton-iles (exoluding locomotiros and tender).. .. 2,56 247269262 .4 ,6 2,191 2,049 ~ 2,534 2,39 10-os
11. Greas ton-siles of looosotiros sad tenders per losaomerti-le. .. 297 2226280 362365264 5 319 ~ Jos 1
12. Met ton-iles per loated ear-Ml~e 0.9 32.2 31733.0 4. 623. 142. 98 1
1). Carumile ratiost
10.Peroent loaded of total freight es~calles, eat or morth .i 71.4 69.6 76.4 76.2 5. 937. 87. 63 10
1 .Pree~nt loaded of total fright es~lles, oos or seath 9 52*5 50.1 6. 585. 26. 34 1o
1 3 Prsa ode f oalfmgh n kes l A~ntzweion. .63.5 6Y*5 63.1 *S 57.6 64. 3. 6. 6. 10
1 4.Proent east or north of total leased freight oneatle. 55*1 5u.7 59*3 60.1 5g.3 51.6 56.o 56.1 53.o 50.6 1o
14). Average per trata-hear:
14-ol. Train-iles ..................... 17.o 16.6 151 15.2 16.3 16.2 17.1 17.5 18.l( 17.6 14-01
14-Ot. Oroos too-n-stl (ezlluaoing loomotives sad tenders),. ,... 43,o27 40,990 40,252 39,2e68 57,o14 58,62o 37,o92 35.590 46,o66 42,237 that
15* Percent trnia-swritching hears at way stations of total tzata-bourst 19.8 9. 24.3 23.6 23.9 23.7 18.2 17.7 16.2 15.5 t15


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U.L B. VERNWYR( P CMffWG OFFICE:1950 O #60184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BRURU OF TRANWORT 800140MICb AND STATWISC


Statmet N. M.-211(os-a)


# eP~ts naa eo vW01*he lgel Pep tdeat ~t~ooSo od 1htT tin the period.












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 THE MONTH OF MAY 1950 AND 19119


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1 I


I


I I I I I I


I


* Exaludes switobing time of trat looomotives at Initial ad final terrminal.


WESTERN DISTRICT


ITEM
NO.


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION i
9150 191(9 1950 1949 1


1949


1949


AGGREGATES
1. ilUes of road operated at close or month ..............
2. Tzata-aneso (looomotive-propelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained ......... .|
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-prope~lled trains .. .. .. ,
2-0). Eleotric locomotive-propelled trains. ............
2-04. Other locom~otive-propelled traine .......

2-07. Total trin-mles..... .. ..I
2-08.0Ordinary.......... .. .. ..
2-09. Light.. .................
3. Road locomotive-miles:
M*0. Principal .. ... .. .. ... .. .. ... .|
}-oa. Helper (exoludes *s* and tzating *A' units). . .. .
03.Lipt.....lroU1...... .
}*5.otal, ateaonly ................. ..
O.Totl, diesel-electris only .........
07,. Total, electric only. .. .. . .. .. .
3-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gas-electria). .
Train-switching lecomotive-ailes
}-09.Jteamnloocaotives .....................
3-10. Diesel-electric looomotives .. .. .. .........
F11. Electria looomotive ...... .....
F12. Other locomotives (diesel and peoline motor, ~ant;d g-ltrio) : : .
-13. Total...... .
-14. MIlesr at initial and final teswinls~ laoluded in item )-1)* .
g. Calcailes (thousands):
1-01. Loaded, east or north .. .................
1-02.Loaded,wast or south.. .
C-0).Loaded, total.. .
I-04. Espty, east er north ....................

'-06.Emptytotal .........ornrth............,,,
4-07. Loaded and pty, east or north .. .. .. .. ..
4-09. Loaded and empty, total ...................
4-10. Caboose, all direotions. ... .. .........
h-11. Passener oarrying cars, all directions .. ... .
4-12. Other passenger-troan cars, all directions. .. .. ..
5. Gross ton-miles or road locomotives and tenders (thousands)l
5-ol coal-hurning steamlooomotives*...... . .
5-02. Oil-burning steam loomrotives .. ..........
5-0).D~oties1-electiriolecom ve....... .. ..


6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and oabooses (thotusnds):
01 otal in coal-bur~nin steam 1000Mtive trains . ..
02 otal in oil-burning stea locomotive trains.. ... ..
6-03. Total in die~sl-electrio loeomotive trains..........
6-04. Total In electrio locomotive trains .......
6-05. Total in other l0~ooomtiv and motorOar twns ..* *.
60.Total in all freigh trains .. ....... ..
6-07. Total or passenger train cars and contents inoluded in 6*06
7. Net ton-ailes, nrevnue n aondnarenue (thousands) .. .. ....
.TZrain-hours (inolurding train-switching hours at way stations)r
6-01. Coal-burning stena loocaotive-propelled trains. .......
8-02. 011-burning steam loomrotive-propelled twin .. .. .
8-0). DIesel-electrio loomotive-propelled trlain .. .
8-4 lectria locomotive-propelled trans .... .**
E-05. Other locomotive-propelle trans .. .. .. .. .
8-6 otoroar-propelled tarin .. .. .. .. .. .....
8-07. Total train-hourr .. .. .. .. .. ...
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per days
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary ...............*
9-02. Wet toan-iles .. .. ... ... .. .. ......*
10. Avezeges per train-ale (eo~olding light trains):
10-01. Loocaoive-miles (principal and helper).... ****
10-02. Leaded traight oar-miles ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** *
10-03 Epty freigt ear-mles....** ******
1004 otal frreigt ~can-mile (exolating oaboose)* ** *
10*05. Oross ton-sites (*zoluding locomotives and tenders). *
10-06. Met ton-miles....... .......*
11. Gross ton-ailes of loomrotives and tenders per locomotive-miLo**. *
12. Net ton-alles per loaded car-ILe .' .. .. *. ... .. .
1}. Car-mile ratios:
1}-01. Peroent loaded of total freight ear-miles, eat or aerth *
1 02. Peroent loaded of total fright ass-miles, west or south *
1 03). Peroent loaded of total freght ~cansles, all aireetions* *
1}-04. Peroent east or north of total loaded freight onwa~lles. *
14. Avezeges per trsin-hour:
14-01. Triai-miles . .....********** ***
14-02. Gross ton-sles (excluding looomotives sat teaoes),. *

15. Peteent train-swritching hours at way stations of total troia-hours*, *


37 84 9

5 229 950
2 158 277
-
7 388 227

7 388 227
57 58 9
7 588 68
221 85
152 0
77629.95
5 588 2771
2 174 316|


527984
60 472

588 456
134 430

125 442
93 722
219164
51 590
81 3 3 8
132 928
177 03
175 060
352 092
7 394


1370 254
11 7 52
631921

2 013 927
9 575 656
52 6 2
5 637 536

.5 265 818
67 998
6 835 2 SC

517 4 1

93 304


414 324


37 704

4 401 616
2 8 74 318

72 75934
7 275 934
7 214181
61 755

7 275 970

7 633 56 6
4 734 778
2 898 708


462 953
151 261

614214
143 041
134 396
97 489
231 885
45 36 8
75 114
120 482
179 76 4
172 60 3
352 36 7
7 282


1176 957
13 90 8
808 829

1999 694
8 573 62 8
78 16 7
7 216 84 3

15 868 638
54 75 5
7 302 63 5
2 75 5 6 O
139114


418 493


225 569
25 567 030
16 315 555
657 001
4 761
42 544 347
27 519
42 571 866
42 028 567
543 299
42 566 907
2 100 034
2 353 003
47 019 944
29144 723
17 046 666
823 619
4 936
2 752 410
985164
64 689
1 3 8
3 802 401
8 56 031
896 761
715 279
1612 040
342 656
521 795
864 451
1 239 417
1 237 074
2 476 491
42 859
1 250
5 211
6 605 4eo
2 006 503
53562 028
239 931
1 254
14 213196
49 684 068
18 516 488
48 131 076
8170 469
22 40s
112 524 497
344 354
51 154 656

1 2 77 376
367 154
806 549
38 194
202
1 755
2 491 230


225 554
30 786 OS5
11 952 882
708 513
216
43 447 646
30 409
43 478 055
42 943982
5534073
43 467 130
2 581 952
2 542 307
48 591389
35 215 821
12 511 397
866 89 9
272
3161170
560 416
59 430
9 36
3781952
833 90 7

887 35 4
690 50 0
1577 654
356 97 1
592 12 5
949 09 1
1 244 32 a
1282 42 3
2 526 75 I
43 772
1 39 8
5 62 6
7 771269
2 585 313
4 017 491
259 74 9

14 433 829

59 358 054
15 658 339
36 124 441
2 397 200
6 010
123 538 04 4
373 835
51 629 74 4

1 519 O 6
4 26 3 8
557 706
40 73 5
1 981
2 545 903


52 914
8 328 SS 3
4 440 85 2
49b 737
13266172
1016
13267188
13 010 601
256 587

13 278 751
1142 18 6
1102 821
15 852756
10124 485
4 815 797
5 8347 6

1004885
448 289
53 621
1506195
262 140
307 995
206277
514272
88 820
177 920
266 740
396 815
384 197
781012
13 60 2
19 4
1 15 2
2aemose
4 194
1301967
146 05 8
4 333 877

216 80 337
8 75 2
12 781361
1594023
58
36 064 531
65 47 9
17 012 14 5
5 78 O 74
6 4 1
254 499
27 63 3
9 1
660 94 5


53 065

9 t660 923
3 377 397
539 381
13 777 701
1180
13 778 882
13514114
264 763

13 791 711
1 575 192
1 200102
16 367 004
12:079 929



1176 055
272 585
49 326

1497 970
257 7533

319 886
195 88
515 7 77
89 7 6t
223 954
313 722
409 6 5 6
419 643
829 495
14 086


3 385 641
1065132
160 241
4 615 756

25 1478 113
4 690
10 118 892
1790 688
7 2
37 392 454
64 074
1 7 562 17 5
6 81 44 1

185 30s
29 7 50

897 208


8096
2 127 03 6
234 19 6
56 992
2418286
2 418 22 6
2 38'7473
30 75 3
2 423 316
1 38 26 9
121787
2 685 372
2 344 977
247 190
91 20 5

193147
30 670
4 360

228177
16 262
44 541
61 426
105 967
46 26 6
28 916
75182
90 807
90 342
18114 5
2 472
2 8
6 2

893 443
52 602
40 3 8 8
986 43 5

8 240 937
510 62 3
229107
8 980 66 7
5 78 5
4 8 66 95 6


14165
3 94 3

147 830


7 879
2 444 117
49 101
74 540
2 567 758
2 567 758
2 538 419
29 339

2 568 094
173 880
140 779
2 882 755
2!717 256
49 832
115 6 6 5

222 085
9 496
4 248
235 829
17 216
54 257
60316
114 575
47 617
42 186
89 803
101 874
102 502
204 376
2 618
35
6 6
1028 368

6702
51 33 5
1 086 405
9 823 876
49 4 59
297 416
10 170 751
5 566
5 573 2 22

145 7 9 2
3 839


154 674


126655
10 709 793
8 766 189
103 872
4 761
19584 015
26 503
19 610 518
19 416 318
194 206
19 586 870
611 290
P?9 088
r215Frf9248
,,13%40 483
708lo4 891
148 938
4 936
1092 025
354 944
6 706
136
1453 815
434 588
409829
350 087
759 916
162 202
239 845
402 047
578 031
589 938
1161 965
19 503
8 36
3 807

1 988 401
5 198 630
53 485
1 854
6893192

11 189160
18 489 569
27 688 249
347539
22 344
51410 661
218 335
21 972 900

8 94 OB j
368 6 9
398 77
6 61
1 65
1063 96


126 757
13 251 04 5
6 368 107
94 592
216
19 715 960
29 229
19 745189
19 560 607
1885382
19 718 64 3
811 OS O
1049 364
21579 037
14 830 359
6 613 454
134 95 2
272

1235 046
217 859
5 856
1459 697
424 52 6
387 767
340 37 3
728140
167 999
244 64 5
41 64 4
555 766
585 018
1140 784
19 674
6 9 O

19evoos6
2 368 816
2 313 757
46 17 3

6 717 759

14 474 409
15 595 OS 3
20 318 554
309 096
5 959
50 703 021
236 197
21 659 0 67

57 4 4 8
S22 17 4
275 254
5 94 2
36
1 869
1079 697


1


6.0
7,4r28
1.05
38.1
20.6
58.9
2,677
1,217
302
31.7
72.4
57.8
65.1
55.6
17.1
1(5,168
19.7


6.1
7,383
1.06
36.7
22.1
58.8
2,644
1,202
297
32.7
71.3
53.8
62.4
56.2
17.1
44.594
19.3


7.9
10,371
1.09
39.5
20.5
60.o
2,772
1,308
279
33.1
77.6
53.7
65.8
59.9
15.1
41.890
24.1


8.2
10,675
1.10
38.2
23.2
61.4
2,767
1,300
282
34.0
78.1
46.7
62.2
62.0



23.0


9.5
19,392
1.o6
41r.4
31.5
75.9
3,762

45.9
1(9.1
68.o
58.5
42.0
16.4
60,750
23.9


10.4
22,818
1.07
45.1
35.4
8%.5
4,007
2,196


53.3


47.4
16.6
65.756
23.6


6.2
6,247

1.03
32.1
16.7
48.8
2,200
1,012
262
31.5
74.8
56.5
65.8
58.0
17.4
37.919
18.8


6.2
5,826
1.o3
29.9
18.1
48.0
2,082
932
259
31.2
70.9
53-5
62.2
57.2
17.8
36,845
18.3


5.596
1.03
39.1
20.7
59.8
2,658
1,132
325
28.9
71.6
59.3
65.4
53.9
18.4
48.,508
16.0


5.0
5,512
1.04
37.2
21.1
583 ~
1,107
311
29.7
69.8


53.3
18.3
46,960
16.0


9-01
9-02
10-02

10-0
10-0

1)-1
13-2


1 02



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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

IIUUIIIHIWIIIlllllillINTERS1TAE COMMERCEB COMMISSION
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Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)

MAY 1950


Sabjcct to mreiion


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT










FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWYAYS IN THE UNITED.STATES
Compiled from 123reports of freight train statistics representing 132 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED YITH MAY 1950 AND 1949

SOUTHERN DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION I .INO.
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 194(9
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at olose or mlonth# r. ... .. .. 254711 2255I6 8 52 92 9( 53070 ~ 8 09 5 7 87 6 37 7321 57 85 4 126 715( 184'16t8 1
2. Tamin-oires (loomrotive-pmpelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelle tnasie ............. 119 943 8661 156 693 9211 38 958 36 1 50 206 72 8) 9 163 4131 11 294 866 22 389 59C( a7 497 04 3 49 432 704~ 67 695 288 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electric locomlotive-propelled trains .. 77 023 59 54 893 07 3 21 446 994 15 563 46 8 033 957 173 78 13 098 35 10 175 646 41 444 228 28 980 17 6 2-02
2-03 Electrio laooostive-pop elled tain. .. .. .. .. .. 3 238 84 3 486 47 6 541 224 2 683 595 848 960 345 183 448 66C 456 70020
20.Other looomotive-propelled tasina .. ...... 22 864 10 OOO--- 2 84 1 OO 80
2-05. Total lo~ootive-papelle trans 00 29 10 215 074 552 62 946 57 9 8 45 791 10 446330 11 814832 35 87 74 6 7 6712 689 91348 45 97 133 84 20
2-06. Motoroar-propellea twaina .l 5229 151 897 5496 5 784 146 798 1461 2-0
2-07.TotaL train-ailes................. 200 38159 215 226 449 62 952 07 5 68 459S75 10 446330 11 814 82 35 487 746 37672 689 91495 24 97 279 53 2-07
2-08.Orbinary. .......,.......... ....... 197 856 447 212 572 464 61 776 104 67 229 41 103513293 11 681 620 35 194 73 37 374 083 90572 316 96 287 343 2-08
2-09. Light... .. . ................. 5254 95 2 685 985 1 175 97 1 2301 1 33 037 133 212 2 93012 29 60 922 938 992 010( 209
3. Road loconotive-miles:
M-0. Principal......,.................... 2 00 3383971 215166 227 63 009559 68 516 546 104~7197E f 1181642B71 354~8997 5 37 674697 91 366881 9715647 0
5-2. lelper (exoludes 'B' ana ziln 'A" units)* . .. 9 649 204 12 476 070 5 192 36 9 6 433 826 665 124 842 159 968 74 I 217 736 2 822 96 3 982 349 0
0.igt................. 10 869 26 18 395760 5 17118 7 5 932248 55115 663 721 722 616 783 112 4 484 1 5 016 67930
oa ocomotive-mile..... ....... .. 280 856 865 240 038 04 7 73 373 115 80 884 620 11 688 247 13 322 307 37 181 34 s3 3 675 74 5 98 614 10 106 155 37 530
Sr* otal, steam only ... ... ... ... 136 220507 178 534 628 47 078 001 60 966 484 10 158 22 2 l 600 189 23 972 71C 29 422 969 55 01149 75 544 986 -0
07 otal, electric only.. .,. . . . 4 016 50 4 248 743 2 960 960 3 047 012 404 94 E 546 26C 650 622 655 471 }-07
}*O. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gas-eletrio). 23 95 1 392 23 98 1 392 3-0
Tamin-swtahing looosotive-lloest
3-09.~teaalocomortives .................. .. 138215 486 16 146 4001 4 836 4 97 6 205 89 7 830 69E( 1054 451i 2 381 41 6 2 719 396 5166 675 6166 65 3-09
3-10. Diesel-electrio loom~otivees ............... 4 280 717 2 460 998 2 047 897 1 201068 137 962 33 889 600 087 295 292 1494 75 930 749 31
}-11. Electria locomotives 96 696 275 400 251 539 225 296 16 519 2145 -8 865 26 644 1
}*12. Other locmotive (dinal and speoline motor, and Ln-eletrio) ... 7 504 23 6- 75 4 23 6
F-13.Total................. 17 793651 18 887 034 7 131933 7 632 263 985 199 1109 798 2981505 3014688 6691i014 713028 13
}-14. Miles at initial and inal terminals included in item }-1) 823 547 4 137 921 1 184 224 15 08 041 67 20 7 78 5 6 8 701 16 719 78 8 1 670 947 2 031 52 4
h. Caallesio (thousands)I
-01. Loaded, estor north ...,............... .. 4 084 368 4137 79 3 1 420 66 1 513 42 197 57C 255 523 634 951 625897 183115i 1 74550 4-01
1-02. Loaded, west or south .......... 3 317 469 3 386 470 969 374 987 018 245 873 249 438 491 234 485 453 1 610 98 1 664 56 1 4-0
4*0.Lioaded, totl.......... .. 740~1 83 7524263 2390061 25004411 44 3 5049611 11261651 1110)750 3442148 408i111 4-0
L-4Eptyt easter north ............ 1 622 373 176 362 432 023 463 105 176 305 185 607 246 952 257 826 767 093 856 824 0
4-05.aty,west or south ................... 24a16 518 2599333 8690751 10D109 6B 1352i97 191691 362 2171 3863741 104992 10017 lo-05
-0.Empty, total 038 891 4 362 695 1 301098 14 76 203 51 602 377 298 609165 644 200 1817 028 1864 994 -0
1-07. Ianded and empty, east or north 7036 735 5 901155 1 852 710 1 976 588 373 875 441130 881 903 883123 2 598 247 2 600 374 1-07
h-08. Ladet andeanpty,weat orseouth ............. 5 733 987 5985 805 1838449 8000116 361170 441129 853451 87182 se 660917 z 607871 4-08
4-09. Lo~ddeandempty, total....,..... 11 440 722 11 886 958 3691159 3976644 755 045 882259 1 735 354 1754 950 5259 16 52a73 105 409
4-10. Caboose. all directions .. ....... 201 4 9 216 8 3 64 5 3 669 8 3 10 7 5 12 08 2 5 5 5 3 7 6 8 690 6 7996 6 91 4-10
h-11. Passenser oarrying cars, all theations ... ,. .. 6 15 7 84 97 6 90 912 1 $1 1 07 31124 161 4 814 4
4-12. Other peasenger-train oars, all directions. .. .. .. 24 907 24 2 3 6 98 O5 52 8 2 6 4 O 91 5 6 8 3( 5 52 51 12 981l 12 77 61 412
5. Gmros ton-ailes of roat locomotioes and tenders (thoousnds)r
01. Coal-burning steam loaoootives* ... .. .. .. ... 30 174 140 39 042 553~ 13 243 661 17 036 161 3 837 167 4 631 804 5 953 013 7 091 681 7 140 299 10 282 907 0
0.Oil-burningr steam locomotives .. .... .. ... 9 275 746 11 616 843 24796 24 675 109101 107 935 9 140 849 114 84 23 0
5-0). DIesel-elctrio l0ooomtives . ... .. 25 293 103 18 350 839 6 177 76 8 845 030 233 515 23 763 3 73~7 800 3 005 14 9 15 044 020 10 476 897 0
-0.Electrie looomotives. ., 115303 6 218415 740 293 766 78 176 058 241438 236 69 23 3339 5
WW.oM1.............. 65 902 05 70 251939 20 887 519 12672 64 4 246734 4897 005 9799 914 10 204 765 31567 89 38 477 582 0
6. Gross ton-siles of onre, contents, and oabooses (thoousnds)r
01. Total in coal-burning steam looomotive trains .. .. 219 302 6621 283 254 1101 97 297 7 9 2 123 135 85 71 33 926 19 61 42 124 7231 43 069 4 O 5 49 184 753 45 009 269 68 808 7 9 6.01
02. Total In oir-burning stea loomnotive tains. ... .. 55 883 15 74 770 692 59 934 21202 622 22 3 600 841 55 201000 74 148 649 6-02
6-03. Totl 1i diesel-electrielo~omolotive tlrain..... .. 226 601 (88 164 069 620 60 875 285 46 512 84 a 2~ 13 8 157 191 33 489 830 27 OS3 612 130 105 935 90 385I 9 7 60
6-0. Total In electrio l000Motive trains .. .. ... 10 475 947 11 493 87 5 7 996 020 8 658 603 994 70 8 1408 944 1485 219 1 426 32 860
6-05 Total In other looomotive cad motorour sawin .. 104 ea 29 61a 29 339 104 528 as 279 60
6-6Total inallfreight trains............. 518369 471 533 637 915 166 229527 178 328 84 37 052 7 7 43 690 858 77 181458 76 819 186 851905 949 234799 08560
6*07. Total of p~asseger train oars and contents knoluded In 6-06 1 688 341 1 715 48 9 338 77 3 323 571 21 995 34 84 3 77 34 5 81 816 950 285 975 25 56-07
7. Met ton-alles, revenue and nonlreveue (thousands) .. .. 229 955 as 243 123 35 6 76 554 94 6 83 096 293( 19 795 080~ 23594 707 35 282 34 01 4 802 454 98 382 8711 101 629 9001 7
8Train-hores indicatingg train-nwitching hoars at way stations)I
8-01. Coai-barning steam losomotive-prope~lled trains. .....** 6 0 5 764 7 8 84 6 6 1 2 7 31 5 3 2 3 4 92 0 5 1 5 61 5 0 6 89 3 6 0 1 413 3 5 6 1 6 72 2 &0 1 559 367 2 0 30 9 9 O 801
8-02. 011-burning steam loom~otive-propelled tnain ., 746 637 2 123 79 C 5 0 5 2 630 30 4 9 2 30 93 1 7110 OS 090 22 6 8-0
8-03. Diesel-electrio locomotive-propelled'" en . 775 8571 2 574 64 C 1 218 337 843 7201 61 792 18 923 627 639 440 62 31 186089 1 277 374 80
8-4 Eetroloootv-poele tans** *** *** 18542 202 03 5 139 254 147 418 16 906 24 209 -9 -260 50408 -0
8-05~. Other looomotive-,'propelle :an * * * 105 193 ---- 1058 19 8-05
8-6 ooespoeld an ...... .....9 424 9 6 82 50 507-- 8 919 911 80
8-07.T7otal tzin-hotre....... .,......... .... 11 784 54 12 794 941 4 094 68 4 486 32 6 640 20 5 726 492 2 071 4 69 2 1438B1 7 4 977 77 5438 30 61 807
AVERAGES
9. Averages per alle of 29& per day:
9-01. Train-aLles, ordinary ....... ********** 5.8 6.2 7.7 8.4 8.4 9.8 6.2 6.5 4.7 5.0 9-01
9-02. Met ton-siloes 6.754 7,138 9,579 10.369 16,194 19,840 6,192 6,089 5,199 5,309 9-02
10. Avenge per trni-mile (esolating light trains):
100.Loomlotive-stles (principal and helper)* **** 1.05 1.06 1.08 1.10 1.07 1.07 1.03 1.03 1.03 1.0 1-01
10-02. Loaded freigt onalle ** ** ** ** ** ** 37.4 35-4 38.7 37.2 1(3.0 43.2 32.0 29.7 38.o 35.4 10-02
10-03. Emty f~lreih ear-mles......... 20.ir 20.5 21.1 22.0 30.2 92.3 17.3 17.3 20.1 19. 1-0
1004 otal rright ear-mles (ezeluding oaboose) * 57.8 55.9 59.8 59.2 73.2 75-5 c9.3 47.o 58.1 54.8 0o
10*05. ros sopn-mle (excrluding locoomlotie and tenders).. .. 2.590 2.510 2,691 2,653 3.593 3,740 2,193 2,055~ 2,560 2,4*39 00
10-06 etO U to-le ... ........ 62 1,11144 1,3 126 19 2,020 1,002 9)1 1,086 1,05510 5
11. Goss ton-all of locomotive an tebnes per loaomotive-mil***. 298 293 276 280a 36 68 264 257 320S 306 1
12. Met ton-alles per loaded ea-alcle *****.* 31.1 32.3 32.0 33.2 4464. 3. 13 286298 1
1). Cawaile astioss
01.l Pero~nt loaded of total freight onalc~les, east or north 71.6 016.7.65857920708056.0 10
02 eret ode f oalfeih ownewetorsam.* 79 6652.7 49.9 64. 5.5 57.6 55.7 60.5 23 1O
03.Perent loaded of total Neight one-ailes, all direotions. 64.7 63.3 64.8 62.9 58.7 57.2 64.963 656.6 19
104. Pero~nt east or north of total loaded fright car-mles* 552 ~ 55.0 59." 60.5 w1.6 50.6 56.1, 56353.2 51(.2 3
14. Avenges per tw~in-hour:
14*01. Train-siles **** **** **** 17.0 16.8 15.4 15.? 16.3 16.3 17.1 17.6 18.1( 17.9 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-sles (exellating looomotives cad teaners). ** 43,480 41,707 40.596 39,7*9 57,876 60,139 37,259 35,833 46,588 s3,175 14-08
15. Pero~nt tasin-switching hours at way stations of total trata-hours*, 19.8 19.2 2k.2 23.5 23.9 23.7 18.3 17.8 16.1 15.6 rg

*Exaludes switching time of tzsia loecautives at initial and final terminals.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1950 O 90018


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
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Shtatemet No. M-211 (0-A













FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of freight train statistics representing 131 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THEC MONTH OF JUNE 1950 AND 1949


I I r 1 1 I 1 I


126 724 1
13 158 86 b1 2-01
6 354 4 411 2-02

19 603 719 2-05
28012l 2-06
196sl 3171 2-07
194 50 4711 2*08
181 2601 2-09

1072101 3-03
21 461611 30

166~03340 0~6
126 89 51 -07

1 289 93 } I -09
233 7 6 31 310
5730 11i
9 54 1L2
15303861 1-
448 016 1-
404 5311 401
385 7861 4-02



569 495 3)-07
562 5 78 4-08c
1132 07 1 409
19 5 83 4-10
9 76 1-11
5 1 44 4-12
1 869 8661 5*01
2 454 918 0
4 35 37 0
95 5
6 693 723
13 852 799 6-01
16 334 8 36 6-02

5 909 3 -0
50 721 28 60
335 982 6-07
21 731 20 7 7
366 3281 8*01
4 44 8 401 802

21 6o 323 803


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1950


AGGREGA'lTS
1. Miles of road opearted at olose or onath .. ...........
2. Traia-MbLe (looomotive-prpopelld and motoroar traine):
2-01. Steam losometive-propelled trained .. ...........
2-02. Diesel-electric looomotive-propelled trains .. ....
2-03. Elecrio locomotive-propelled wins. .. .. .
2-4.ther looomotive-prop~lled treine .. .. .. .
2~a Ttal l~ooomtive-propelle& traise.... ....
2 Otorear-prOPelled trains ........
2*07.total train-ales ... ... ...
2-08.minar...........................
2-09. Light........... ... .
5. Road loocaotive-miles:
5-01. Prinoipal....................... .
5-02. Helper (exclud** B' and trailing "' units)* * *.

.Total, steaonly ...................,. .
.Total, diesel-electrio only. .. ..
.Total,*1sotric oaly.. .. .
.Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gne**1eotria). .
Train-switahing loomowtcive-ales
}-09 Steam loom~otives .... .. .........
-0.Diesel-electrio looomotive .. ..........
11. 51sotrio lomootive .. .. .. .
12. Other loaemotives (thetandi spe oline otor, ndb p-lecltria) ....
F15. otal....... .. .
5*1 Miles at initial ant fnaul terrmeals taolted in item }-1)* .
14. Cawleslo (thoausnds)r
I-01. Leaded, east or aerth ,. ...............
4-02. Loaded, west or south .. ..............
a-4.Epty, east or north ....................
1-07 Empty, wet o outh . .. .. ... .. .. .. .
4-07. Loaded and epty, easot or north .. .. ... .. .
1-09. Loaded and mpty, total ... .. .. .
4-10. Caboose. all direetion .. .. .........
I-11. Passeger oarrying cars, all dirations .. .
4-12. Other passnger-trai n ers, all direction .. .. ..
5. Gmros ton-miles of seat locomotives and tenders (thousands)!
0.oal-burningsteamlooosotives*............ .
.Diesel-electrio leoacrtive.... .. .. .
lectrie looomotives. .. ................
.Other locomotives .. .. ..............
S. Tonihriaar ok1l......o .... .. . ... .
6. ross ton-iles of cars, contents, and ambooses (thonusant):
01~. Total. in coal-burning stena looomotive twoina ... .. .
h02. Total in oil-burning steam looomotive tlrins.. .. .. .
6-03. Total in dinel-electrio looo~caieMin tn .. ...
6-4 otal In electric looomotive trains .. .. . ..
6.0.total in other Lo~oootive satd otoroar trains .. .. ..
60.Total in all fnreub trains .. ...........
6-07. Total of passenger- train oars and contante inoluded In 6-06
7. Met ton-siles, revenue and nearevenue (thousands) .. .. .. .. .
8, Train-hours (inolating train-awitehing ooars at way stations)s
601. Coa'l-burninag stesa losoomtive-propelled trains. .......
8-02. 011-burning steam loocaotive-prop~lled traine ....
8*03 Diesel-electrio looomotivrepropelled twins .. .. ..
8-4 lectrio loocaotive-propelled trsins ... .. .. .
8-06.: Other locomotive-propelled Maine. .. .. .. .. ..
8-6 otoroar-propelled trrias ... .. **. *. *****
8-07. Total train-hoursr .. .. .. ... . .... .
AVERAGES




11. Grreaso tea-srieof looo tie and tener pe oootv-le...
eel.t pm atloade of oaltaih o-ies as r oth..
1 02. Present alosse or total trih ermlewsto ouh.
1 3.Peoent r~loat* of total freiht~~~ eaale lldrton..
1 040. Peoroda east onlr norh of otl oaedtrigt nwne. .
14. Ave a d ha lahe rs. . . . . .

14-02 Gross ton-mles (esolasing looomotives and teaders). .


15* 01 P Poet rain-wt inso hour ast warit stations of ot l tsn-ourse.


225 330
25 503 55 9
16 372 39 9
673 292
176
42 549 425
25 628
42 575 053
42 056 748
5 38 305
425B71 54 6
2 0 75 92 5
2 406 730
47 054 201
29 1271796
17 099 970
826195
24 0
2 818 712
1 0 37 16 6
63169
10 8
3919155
876 48 O
924268
713 837
16 38105
330 417
534 351
864 768
1254 085
1248188
2 502 873
42 81 3


6425116
2 801 65 6
5 309 84 9
232160
14168 388
48 949 071
14 366 17 9
48 502 258
2 203 14 8
4 80 4
1140 25 460
368 061
51 865 28 9
1 854 384
394 0 0 8
826 608
38 8 3 O
31
1 4665
2 515 826


SE 914
8 564 47 2
4 585 514
534121
13 684 10 7
1180
13 685 287
13 426559
258 728
13 694 78 9
1 116 12 5
1115 891
15 926 605
10 33596
4 972151
623 25 8

10 55 835
487 O 6
53458
1596 929
271 26 5
319 200
213 850
533 050
86195
187 827
2 740 2 2
405 395
401 677
807 072
13 95 5


2 95 752
5 294
1348 833
151582
4441461
22 35'2 40 3
11 04 4
13 104 631
1 711 34 1
6 2
37 179 481
68 503
17 599 670
594 259
264081
30 0 2 2
10 6
889 20 6


8096
2 026 08 9
215 55 2
52 934
29 7
2 294 57 5
2 268 730
25 84 5
i:301 973
122 980
112 922
2 537 875
2 228 630
230 739
78 506

189393
30 10 3
4047
2235 43
16 53 8
42 764
58 989
101753
41 232
26 581
67 813
85 996
85 570
169 566



649 761
47 632
35 878
933271
7 872 254
456 890
.211 14 7
8 540 291
4 513
4 68317 3
122 623
13 720


139 84


285 527
28 703 250
11 905 67 6
661470
248
41 268 643
29140
41297 783
40 808 66
488 917
41286 584
2 272 424
2 413 654
45 972 668
32 728 22
12 44 86
79~ 563

059 501
609 97 5
58519
p 52 74 9
822 094
863 040
640 687
1503 667
331 581
544 051
875 632
1 194 621
1184 678
2 379 296
641 52

6961867
2 465 258
3 976 532
238 249
13 643916
58 392 291
16 369 171
35 646 69 2
2 200 55 3
5 96 6
106 614 873
457 7 72
47 973 498
1584 679
4 47 6 5 3
567 768
37 55 3
46
1 914
2 439 813


53 068
8 941 307
3 332 991
517 10S
12? 791 400
1128
12 792 526
12 561486
231102
12!803 487
1 189 524
1 098 190
15 091 201
10 896 04 7
3613 248
581 909

1100 124
302 4 77
49 430
1458 031
240 011
297 858
180 300
478158
83 2533
202 711
285 944
381091
383 011
764 102
13 O4 1
2 2 9
1 14 O
3054 651
3 913
1 016 49 5
154 846
4 230 104
22 651 349
5 O4 4
9 830 543
1 685 4 7 9
6 3
34 172 476
67 371
15 775 988
614 426
6 0 2
185 138
28 11 3
10 6
828 387


7 889
2 075 006
50 304
54 203
-17 5
2 179 513
2154 073
25 440
2179 788
134 417
113 991
2 428196
2 290 567
50870
86759

187150
10 819
3159
201 128
13 925
46 135
47 236
93 371
36 000
33 522
69 522
82 135
80 758
162 893

6 4
856 49 9
6815
38 027
901 341
76 94 870
44 441
2010 0 4
7 940 315
5 806
4 279 819
123 057
3 812


130 562


37 704
4 017 277
5 005 48 4

7 022 76 5
7 022 763
6 970 040
52 723
7 022 63 8
171 874
142 055
73 36567
4 304 420


3032147
-0 7
-5 9

4134



9702
23127
43 577
72 703
116 280
177 827
169 724
347 551



10 75759
9 98 6
835 667

1921412
7 982 16 5
77 97 5
7 528 596

15 588 736
43112
7 20116 6

25 3 6 9
150 439


406171


37 846
4 528 072
2 165 939

6 694 011
6 694011
6642896
51115
6694156
168 12 6
129 372
6 99165 4




482 289
62 916

S5452 g
120 14
114 516
87 305
201 882
47 386
7Z 2 6
161 902
158 331
520 253



1180 651
6 427
631 669

1818 747
8 193 273
29 291
5 558 234

13 780 798
48 673
6 186 484
281066
2 211
97 195


580 4 72


126 616
10 895 721
8 565 84 6
86 237
176
19 547 98 0
24 448
19 5724*28
193571419
20100 9
19 55214 6
664 94 6
1 035 86 2
21252 954
12 263 350
8 864 933
.124 431
11 24 O

6152172 6
S10 8
--e1 48)918
45,% 73 8

':43 977
P72 031
S159 413
247 240
406 653
587 467
591217
1178 684
19 4 4 0
90 9
3 6 75
1563 844
2 186 57 6
S0 77 117
44 700
6 872 244
10 742 24 9
14 277 16 O
27 412 141
2 80 66 O
4 74 2
52 716 952
251 93 3
22 381080
284139
390 90 1
398 368


10 80 307


262
631.1
75.5
57.2
66.5
58.o



17.3

38,380
19.l


6. 4

59-5

31.0
739.7


20.2


58.3

297
31.9
72.2
54.1
63.2
57.r
16.9
43,698
19.9


33.0
78.7

15.4

31.012



24.8 2


79,9



60.8

280
33.0
78.2
47.1
62.6
62.3
15.4
41,252
24.4


19, 2



46.0

50.9



68.9
60.0
42.0
16.4
61,071
24.7


18,08



75.6

371
45.8
56.2
58.5
57.3
49.1
16.7
60,816
23.9


5, (9




30.7


17.6
1(8.6


5,89



60.8

323
29.0
72.9
58.2
65-5
55.4
18.1
48,798
16.0


312
29.8
71.0
57.9



17.8


16.4


0-02


10-01
11-0
10-
1 0








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Sbtated mee No. -211 (os-A)
JUNE 1950


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SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION I SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT











FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of freight train statistics representing 131 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH( JUNE 1950 AND 1949

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REASON NO.
199 1949s 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
ACCREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at alose or month# %. ........ ~ 2401 225 5611 52 9 271 53 07 0 8 0 951 7 87 8 37 7 27 37 852 186 701( 186 761 1
2. Taia-ML~es (loom~otive-prope1lle and motoroar traina:
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains ,. .. ., 145 447 4 871 185 397 1711 47 522 83 3 59 148 OZ$ 11 189 502 13 369 872? 26 406 667 32 025 115 60 328 625 80 854 149 2*01
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains 93 395 937 66 796 748 26 032 50 18 8~96 459 1 249 50 9 22 08 7 16 103 842 12 341 585 50 010 06 8 35 334 617 2-02
2-03. E*otrio looomotivepropelld twnus. .i ... 39116 417 948 3 075 345 3200 697 01 894 400 386 534 697 546 8.520
20.Other looomotIve-propelled trained 23 04 O1 32 823 04 1 32 20
2-05 total looomotive-propelled trains .. ... .. .. .. 242 778 53 0 26 343195 76 630 686 61 245 191 1 740 905 13 994 345, 48510 509 44 366 700 110 896450 116 736 95920
2-6 otoress-propelled tlrans 177 92 2 18 0 3 76 67 66 91 2 171 24 6 174 12 &2-
2-07. Total tsuin-siles . .... ..... 242 956 452 256 524325 76 637 362 81 252 103 12 740 905 13 994 345 42 510 50O9 44 366 700 111 067 676 116 91108 4 0
2-08.0Ordinary .....,..................... 239 895195 2533581 30 76 202 663 79 790 844 12 582083J 13635 693 42 164 774 44 016 979 109 943 735 115737 814 20
2-09. Light..................... 0635 57 3142 902 1434 699 1461 59) 158 88 i 158 652 345 73 3 49 721 1 183941 1 173 276 2-09
T. Road looosotive-ailes:
}*01. Principal .. .... .. .. .. .. .. .. 242 909 94 3( 256 452 801( 76 704 34 8 81 322 033 12 773 951 .13 996 215 42 512 61 44 369 053 110 919 027 116 765 500 0
3-2. helper (excludes 'B* and trailing 'A' units)* ., 1 725 12 9 14 748 494 6 308 4 94 7 623 350 788 104 976 57 6 1 140 622 1 385 862 3 487 909 4 7686 706 0
0).i t.....................13 275 994 14 8094*14 6 287 076 7 03043 664 067 777 712 864 671 912 484 5 460178 6 088 76030
F* .Total, steasonly................... ... 165 348 303 211 268853 57 409477 71862531 12 386852 14 890756 28 277130 34233492 67 874 844 90 276 0741
f~. Total, dieeul-electric oaly 97 695 840 69 701 870 28 306 285 20 484 369 1 554 816 226 728 16 240 780 12 453907 51 793 019 36 556 866 3
07T, otal, electrioonly..............* 4 842 725 5044306 3584 21 3 628 921 483454 633 019 --775 053 76 366 }07
3-08. Total, other (diesel and asoline motor, and gas-electrio). 4198 16c10 419 a 168O1 )*08
~Tzen-awitabing loconotive-miless
}-09. Steam locomotivees ,. ., 16 034 2 O00 19 205 901) 5 8.92 33 2 7 306 021 1 OSO 091 1 241 601 2 822 730 3 201 68 S 6 299 047 7 456 594 309
F10. Diesel-electrie loom~otives .,,, 17 883 30O70 973 2 535 533 1 503 545 168 085 44 708 767 540 358 208 1 846 7 2 1 164B12 3-10
). E *orl la oof Huel fapoh mer/ elecio). 359 86 5 33 719 304 997 274 72 8 20 56 6 24 617 4 302 34 374 4 I

9. Can~ntles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, *ast or north . .. .. .. 5 008 630 5 000 833 1 739 887 1 811 81 240 334 301 658 769 201 739 8135 2 259 20 8 2 148 081 4-01
4-02. Loaded, west or eoulth .......... 4 031 306 4 027 09 1183~ 224 1167 318 304 862 296 674 588 255 572 758D 1 954 96 5 1 990 34 7 It-02
4: .Loadedat ota...***......... 9 039 93 9 027930 2 923111 2 978 599 545 196 598 332 1 357 456 1 312 571 4 21417 3 4138 428 40
mpyestornot .. ... .. .. ... .. 1 952 790 2 094 943 51t8 21 546 338 217 537 221607 290 589 505 212 986 506 1021786 40
4-0.Empty. wst orsouth .......... 2950 869 3143 384 1056 902 1215 809 161878 225 213 43492 457400~ 1297169 1244962 t-0
4-.5ptyI total ........... 4903 659 5i238527 1 575180 1 762 147 379415 446 820 725 449 762 612 2 223 75 2 266 748 -
4-07. Losted and empty, *ast er north.. .,. .. ... 6 9614 0 7 095 776 2 258 105 2 357 619 457 871 5235265 1 059 730 1045 025 3 15 iI714 3169 867 4-07
4-08. Loaned and empty, west or south . .. ....... 6 982175 7 170 481 2 240 126 2 383127 466 740 521887 1 023175 1030158 3 252134 3 23 5309 4-08
4-09. Loadd and emty, tota ....... 13 943 595 14 266 257 4 498 231 4 ~ 7404 924 611 1045 152 2 082 905 2075 183 6 437 84 8 6 05176 4-0
4-10. Caboose. all direotlons 244 90 257 791 78 4 91 82 876 13092 14 2 6 L 42 609 44 3 76 110 0 9 116 2441
4-11. Passenge carrying car, all dirctins .... 7 49 58 7 8 9 8 1 13 8 1 22 17 L2921 1 55 1.56 O 7 9a O 411
4-12. Other passengenctran cars, all directions. . 0 33 5 1 1 8 7 16 86 66 8 306473 6221 61 66561 2 41
5. amros ton-ailes of road loom~otives and tenders (thousands)t
0.Coal-burning steam locomotives* ,. .. .. 36 594 56 6 46 004 4201 16 179 4 1 20 091012 4 686 938 5 4 88 3035 7 024 082 8 272 332 8 704145 3 2 15 773 501
02.01-burning steam laoootives ... .. .... I 1? 4 02 14 082 101 31090 28 58 119 087 114 362 11 387425 13 )93151 5-o
5-dDiesel-electrio locomotives ........... 30 607 042 22 329 371 7 626 601 5861525 281147 30 578 4 578157 3 636 818 181 81137 12 8004*50 5o
5-. lectrie locomotivees. ......... 1 383196 1479 807 891 875 921626 211 930 279 465 281 391 278 716 50
.~a Other locomotivs.... ...... 6 O4 5155-* 6O4 5 155 50
t.Gosotosas ofor/otns n aose tosns: O 070 4 51 83 895 854 24 728 979 26 902 751 5 180 005 5 798 34 6 11 721 326 12 023 512 38 440 141 39 1 71 24 5-0

.. Oo To-aile oi othra looostien anld motoroar (trains ** 1 3 84O21 7 51
607. poali seoge al crein anda ooontients /nol in 06 26e 561 4931 640 258 788 20 480 89 112 58 06 3 41 45 4 593 0 51 63117 92 70 194 9080 5994284 682 90e 828 66o 6-o
602 1 a In g anbr non reveueqooohthousanainy, stations) 26162 57 29109 54 9 548798 872 28 24 478 253 2784 2 8 8069 45013 98 90 4703916 1083 3611 70
8-1 otal bring stae nal ocm vepelle wis *** ** 7 2 1 929 4 3 57 1 4 0 4 6 413O 81 17 166 1 533 6 164 06 239 18 80
8-02 01-brnling slatea looomotive-proplled.... tris *** 1405 6J 4 9 5 51 4 3 4 30 91 56 3 2B 3 2 8 -2 -06~ 3218 1 33 14~ 5 2 101~ 9 89 2535O6 6 8-0
6* .Dise-eetro ocmoiv-roaledtwns.. .. ** 67902 4 3 1948 0 1 4 82 4 10 8 10 4 0282 8 8 5 85 2 160 7 780 57 8 i 266 4 57 1 558 9978-0
$* Other looootive-r opeledtira in s *oora r~n ** ** ** ** 10 O2 35 3 25 3 90 35 8-0
totaltl trin hal re~t tan ... .... 62 ***** 4 293 60 15 24 75420 40 983 891 5 314 73 780 0475 85173 O42 477 60 29 52994 29 62 058 OS 85 6 53 69 8-0

9:Nt o-02. et, torn-ses .n .orreu .. .. .. ,,. .6 .2 .2 .90684 9 .~ 6,90 7,1302 9,822 1029 16,0 19528 6,21 5, 56 983 4 5,267391 5.37617 9-
10. Avnghues per lld train-se(exludhing liht~ at rains): n
10-0. Loootive-mni~ tles (principal ndelped r)* ., .21 .6 .4 1.05 1.0 1.0 1.06 7 681.0724 1.0 1.0 1.0i 93 5 1.65 03 1.0 59 10 -0
1002. OLostd ren ataa ~onwallrepoples .r .,,, .4 .4 .744 773. 89 37.32 53 43.2 32.25 29.88 38. 35.7d 10-0
10-03 EmptyO~l frei lC~O~ tn oa-ie . .0 .~(O .421 .P .5 .1 20. 20.7 20.9 2 30. 32.3 17217 20. 1~ 7 096 10-0
14-4. ota reio lo ot r-popelade (exl ing abos) *5 *3 *8 .7 581 56. 59. 59. 73 275. 49.4 37 5 6 553 1 1 0-
1005 Oress Isoorn-n oles d (exlu ng looaotve ad en r)..... 2 110 2. 27 2,70 2,6 ,2 ,322202082,8 ,6 00
10-0. e tona rar-hiles .. .. ... .. .. .. .. .. 115119122123 ,4 .1 ,0 3 1,098 1,06 10-0
11.~~~~i Gros to-ale of loomtie and tedr per looeiv-ie .i .1 29 9 7 80 364 685 4 7 263 2 52 89 321808 3307 118
1). Crar-mapeile Itoss Pdpe
13-01. Percent loade ofdl~. toa rih aalses rnrh.. 7.9 70.5 77.1 76.8 52 .6 7. 62.6 70.8 7096.8 1 0
1 02. Peoet lon adles ,,,, of9 total frih a-mls etorsuh** 775 2.8 1 90,g 16765-3 568 57.1 55.63 5,60. 61.57 1 02
1 eoen loa edo otierl ( lnpal freight ear-mls l ietos 486.6. 285. 726. 3 556.
1).*02 eon ato nrho oaoaded freieghtalala on al ***5.7 55.6 5895 60.8 44.1 50.2 56.7 26.8 53.6 51.9 15-o2
140 rta sle .. .. ... ... ... 7. 6.8 159.8 59.3 16.3 16.1 .2 17.6 18.3 17.9 4 0
14-02. Gross ton-siles (excluIngI( loeoootives and tenders). . 385206 ,13998584902337 433. 1 6923661-
15. 06 Peo at tra n-switcighusatwysainso oa ranhus 19.85 1,9. 122 .3236 2,4.0 23.75 18.58 918 16.1 15.8 1


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* Exludes switchin time of twain looomotives at initial and final temainsl.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


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Statement1No.M.-211 (08-A
















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
Y UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONT LS REGION SOUTHERIJ REGION NO.
1990 19'(9 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949rc 1950 194
ACCREGATIES
1. Miles of road operated at close or month .. .. .. 225 27 6 225 4 261 58 90 0 53 Oill 8 07 6 7 8 891 37 704 37 80 7 126 596 12ii6 7 19 1
2. TZrin-anesa (losomotive-propelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Steam locoastive-propelled traine .. ..... E 203 6101 27 319 2 96~ 8 294 23 8~ 8 387 93 61 1 890 0 9 4 1 753 5 5 8l 3 6 73 3 3 5 4 066 7 131 11 345 94 31 13 111 0 9 02-01
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled traine . ... 16 862 318 12 479 313 4 793 634 3 429 06 O 238 46 91 49 1541 3 0 66 311 2 206 291 8 763 70 4 6 794 7 7 i 2-02
2-03. E1*otrio lwoootive-propelled trans. .. . .... 675 886 609 623 538 885 488 644 33 863l 38 351 -I -1 031981 88 628 -0
2-04. Other loomsotive-propelled twaine 6 647 681 6 847 68120
2-05. Total looomotive-propelled trains . .. .. ... 42 748 661 40 408 913 13 686 897 12 899 67 2 162 426 1 841 063 6 739 646 6 273 004 20 219 692 19 995 171 2-0'
2-06. Motomreapropelled trains 21 13 32 7 6 81 14 41 15 19 98 831 612 2-0
2-07. Total train-sile .,.............. 42 769 79 40441 6 8 13628 0411 12300 81 2 16 426 1841 06 3 6 739646 6 273 004 20 239 80 20 026 7 3 2-07
2-08.Ordinary...,................. 42 199 242 39955 022 1335512 12 :083 870 2135 537 1824 162 6 691 66 6 6 232388 20 016 910 19 814 60i: 2-08
2-09. Light.,,.................... 570 551 486 659 272 918 216 961 86889 16 901 47 980 40 616 222 770 212 1811 2-09
'5. Road looosotive-ailes:
3-01.Principal ...........,,.... .........1 427677751 4042369~1 156380761 18309638 2166455/ 1841254 6739551 62728891 20223~93 19999910 3-01
}-02. helper (exoludes "B' and trailing 'A' units)* ,. 2 069 742 2 017 700 1 094 53p 1059 240 122 175 89 258 145 674 129 106 707 35 4 740 0 96-0
0)Lit........... ........... 2133185 8 39 377 1 33 689 1001889 103 843 84728 136 990 120289 1 DB05663 1033 132>
30.Talloomrotive-miles........ .. 47 270 70 2 44 680 7 6 8 15 866 304 14 370 167 2 392 47 3 2 015 240 7 022 215 6 522 223 21 989 710 21 773 15 }0
J-05.Total. teaonlly........... 28 800 23 30 916 25 10 029 55 10 099052 8105170 1903761 392ases 4 01 5 84 1176 821 l 1 61161 -0
06OI. Total, diesel-electric only .,.. .. .. .. 17 660 154 13 027 861 5 212 816 3 780182 252 452 49 610 3 093 630 2 220 639 9 101 85 4 7 037 43050
07c. Total, alecrio only. .... .... 803285 735891 643 550 95 34 851 61 869- 14400* 12309 -0
f-08. Total, other (diesel and glasoline motor, and gas-electrio). .7 03 27 5 8- 7 O3 2 7 5 30
Train-switahing locomotive-miles:
)-09. Steam locomotives .... . .. ... .. 2 691 1601 2 878 4 7 7 987 99 4 1 013 6661 162 054 161 910 401 90 1 435 95 7 1 139 211 1 266 944 j-09
}*10. Dies*1-eleotria looomotives . ............ 1016 031 606 959 475169 866 299 29 88 8 885 163 076 65 406 348 503 246 369 j-10
3-11. Electric looomotives ..... .. ........ 58 57 54 057 5011 46102 2 414 23515 6048 5 640 11l
}*12. Other looomotives (diesel and penoline motor, and on-elestrio) .. 9 64 38-- 9 6 4 3 8 12
)1). Total ..... ... ... ...... .. ... 3 765 860 3 539 93 1561587 1 546 06 193 751 173 110 564 977 501 363 1 493 858 1 519 311
}-14. Ml~es at initial and final terminals included in item }-1), 846 724 757 919 255 618 218 695 14 031 10 651 132 331 115 454 444 74 4 419*119 1
4. Cawailes (thousands)l
4*01. Loaded, east or north ... ,. ... . ... 911 30 7 832 314 311 46 1 885 105~ 40 020 35 9 371 1235331 103 03 8 436 495 408 240 I-01
4-02. Loaded, west or south .. .. .. .. .. .. 728 280 616 7 8 209 663 170 014 52 06 8 37 7 91 99 26 1 85 97 91 67 288 322 999 1-02
t*0) Loaed tota . 1 639 L87 1 4490 7 5811241 4551191 92 08 6 73 728s 222 5921 189011I 803 78 3 731 2 9 0
-0.Empty, east or north 27 14 5 24 811l 81596 79 097 37 330 26 708 44 102 46 804 164 115 172 202 -0
4-05 Septy, wet or south ......... 57 52 8( 39 0 501 190501i 198 816l 26 610 24 958 64 59 7 61 750o 245 820 259 52640
4-6.Epty, total ........................ 854 673 863 861 872099 271 913 63 940 51666 108 699 108 554 409 935 431 7268 0
1-07. Loated and empty, east or north .. .. .. 1 238 452 1 157 12 & 39305 9( 64 e08 77 350 62 645 167 43 31 149 8 61 600 610 580 442 1-07
1-08. Loaded and espty.,mestorrouth ....,.......... 1 855 80 1155833 400 64 562 85 78 67 62 749 163 858 147 729 61310o8 582 525 4-08
1-09. Loaded and empty, total.......... i494 i60 i 12 95 793283a 787 0 156 02i8 1253594 3351 2 91 2975 6 5 1 213 716 1162 96 4-09
I-10. 0aboose. anldireotions.......... 4319 40 661 1 96 1 65 2 235 1 902 6 77 6 23 20152 19 866 410
I-11, Passenger oarrying cars, all direotions .. .. .. 1 1610 1 588 2 2 8O 2 5 2 31 34 3 2 9 2 8 31 1 0 53 9 4 74
4-12. Other passenger-tlr~a oars, all direotions. ..... 6 4 8 7 OO 1 08 S1 O4 7 5 7 4 7 61 5 5 7 4 8 84 5 3 42 4-12
5. Gmros ton-siles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-ol. Coal-burning steam loom~otives* .. .... 6 376 2 7 91 6 614 110) i 857 68 8 2 824 6 7 802 13 2 697 4 7 987 46 7 1 054 2 161 1728 986 i 037 7 46 0
5-02. oil-burning stena loomrotives .. .. ... ... 2 155 021 2 273 401 a 884 4 350- 5 979 5 416 i 146 158 i: 263 655 0
5-o3. Dioeel-electrio lomootivees ....... 5 488 920 4 155 604 1 410 043 1044 639 52 530 6 5 84 851 23 4 640 7 73 3175 113 2 463 60 50
i-04. Electric looomotivoes . .. ....... 223 46 6 17 60 9 s 15211 147 OS8 19 22 81 26 9151 -1 52 14 31 43 65 6 0
5-05 Other locomotivs.... ...... 18 28 1 49-- 1 82 8 1 4 9 0
5-6.otal.................... 14 245828 13 260 87 4 428 73 4 080 68 873 890 730 972 1 844 680 1 700 405 7104 22 8 6 808 614 50
6. Gross ton-siles of oars, contents, and oabooses (thouseands): -
0.Total in oil-borning steam locomotive trains..... ,. 14 O 71 14 4 14 6 42 6 O 6 15 14 80 0 54 95 S 25 38 1 ly~~ 14i~~ O D04O o 60
03. Total In diesel-electrio locomotive tnuns..... .. 50 076 40 37 123 4 7 13 785 96 9 10 025 7 11 513 59 3 44 0 3 8 7 646 12 5 620 52 8 8 ts90 71 7 6-0
6-4 otal in electric locomotive trains 2 149 B8 1 961 3 4 3 1 694 610 1 537 2 8 134 5 5 4 144 010 /$o 4 2360
6-06.~T~l1 t~ .O)~ ,,., n. 9B 5,162 6otal in all freight tsins............ 114126 925 102 436 314 36 716484 32 136 31 7 68102 9 6034 543 14 948 859 12?862 977 54780 553 51 4024 6-0
6-07. Total of passenger train cars and contents included in 6*06 448 42 6 467 18 60 812 67 926 3 349 5 471 48 19 4 50 07 71 36 071 343 f1 6-07
7. Met ton-ailes, revenue and nonnreenue (thousands) .. .. .. 51 981 632 44 991 591 17 886 803 14 506 270 4 120 507 3 167 715 6 973 920 5 799 607 23600 40 2 22 5 7 9 J91 7
8. Tain-hours (including train-swritching hours at way. stations)l ,L
601. Coal-barning stess looomotive-propelled trains.... 1 216 57 5 316 4 4 569 17 4 572 4 85 111 66 7 103 941 228 250 251 6011 307 48 4 388 4'1. 8-01
8-02. 011-burning steam locomotive-propelled teins .. . 391 77 419 7 1 8 561 6 1 8 -I 1 394 2 0 76 ~ 389 8 2 8 417 8-02o
8*03. DIesel-electrio l~ocoar~mstie-roele trine .. .. .. .. 850 336 598 352 273 576 187 051 15 173 3 717 151 75 8l 100 972 C 40 829 3O}) 8-0
8-04. Electrio locomotive-propelled hrains 38 213 34 795 29 756 26 584 2 O11 2 510 6 44 5 757 -0
8-05. other locomo0tivepropelled trais. .......... a4 54 5 --- Z*8 4558
8-6 otoroar-pampelled trains .. ......... 1811 2159 11 108 -- 4988/1 -0
8-07. Total trsin-hours ... .. .. ... ...... 2 498 358 2 365 515 873175 786 846 128 851 110 168 381 40 21 54 6 4 9 1114 90 5 1 852 8-07

9. Avra~ges per mile of zoad per day:
9-01. TaIn-mles, ordinary ....... 6.0 5.7 8.1 7.4 8.5 7.5T 5.7 5.3 5.1 .09-01
9-02. Met ton-siles 7,443 6,438 10.5'(1 8,827 16.459 12,953 5,967 1,,948 6,014 547 9-02
Lo 10.Avras~ per trata-mile (excluding light trains):
1 01. Locomotive-alles (principal and helper). .. ....... 1.05 1.05 1.00 1.09 1.06 1.05 1.02 1.02 1.03 1.04 10-01
10-02. Leraade freit ear-mles........ 38.9 36.3a 39.0 37.7 43.1 40.4 )333 30.3 410.1 36.9 ~oc10-02
10-03 Empty fret t ea-ates. ......... 20.2 21620.4 22.5 30.0 28.3 16.2 17.4 20.5 21. 1-0
1004 otal ftwi ht ear-miles (exotlating oaboose)* * 9. 7.9 59.4 60.2 73.1 68.7 49.5 47.7 60.6 58.7 00
10-05. gores ton-miles (*zolatdin locomotives and tenders).. .. 2,704 2,g564 2,74 ,5 ,9 ,0 ,3 ,6 ,3 .9 00
10-06. Net ton-ailes .. ... .. .. .. ... .. 1,232 1,126 1,294 1,20 199 1,9 ,737 1,042 9316 1,179 1,086 10-05
11. Greas ton-siles of looomotives and tendoer per looomotive-mile. 30 297 29280 365 63263 6 323 313 Il
12. Met ton-miles per loaded cal-sile 1.7 31.0 33.2 31.9 44.7 43.0) 31.3 30.7 29.4 29.4 12
1). Car-mile atiost
0.Peraent loaded of total freight onwaLLes, east or north .. 73.6 71.9 79.2 78.3 51-7 57.4 73.7 68.8 72.7 70.3 1 01l
02 Percent loaded of total freight ear-a~ls, west or south 805. 246. 626026. 825. 54 10
0, Peront loaedb of total freight onwalles, all dirotlons. 657 2. 6 62.64. 96.0 726.56.6.
0 eroent east or north of total loaded triait eal-miles. 55.6 57.4 59.8 62.6 ~ 3.5 87 55-4 54. *S5.3 55.8 l)-M
14. Avtenage per train-hour:
1 1(I. Train-siles . . .. .. ..... 1. 17.1 15.6 15.6 16.8 16.7 17.7 17.7 18.2. 18.0 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-sles (excluding looomotives sad tenders). .. 45,681 143,304 42,0c9 40,842 59,612 54,776 39.194 36,270 49.134 1(6,148 14-0
15. Percent train-switchiat hours at way stations of total trata-houraf, 19.5 19.6 21.0 24.0 23.2 24.6 18.9 18.1 15.7 16.5 15

Exludes switching time of train looomotives at initial an at inal te> ninals.


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Statemetnt o. M.-211 (os-a)
JULY 1950


UINIVERSITY OF FLORIDA L

3lnlnl 126 2 088511111 6 579lWUIII IN TERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURWAU OF TRANS~PORT 800NOtACS AND SrkrWHIICI


Sultied to reision


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNIED STATES
collpled from 122reports of freight train statistics representing 131railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TH IE ONTH or JULY 1950 A~ND 1949


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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of straight train staistioa representingt 131 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


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Pag. a


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


1949


1950


AGGREGA~TES
1. Miles of road operated at close or seath# i. ...........
2. Butaths (looomot e-pmpropL d and motoroar taine): ....
2-02. DIesel-leo~t~r-ric~l~ loootv-rnopeldtn .. .. ..
2-0 Eilo-lectrio locomotive-ppelle~d tans. .. .. .
2- Ohr . . . .
Motolnrospropllut trains .........

2-09. Ligh .................. .********
3. oad ooo~oie-miles:

}-os. Sr (exlubes aB and trniting units). . .. *
30. al l~oeooatinr-aies. ................

*0.total, stess only .. ................
06 otal, dirsel-eleotrio only .........
otal, eleotrio only.....................
Total, other (diesel ad gasoline motor, and gu-electrie) .
TM00 sIhteoloomouv-mlss..........
3-10. Dies*1-electrio looDAotirS .. .. ee****....
3-11. 51*otri~olooomotine........ ..
3-12. Other lnonoonttrno (inlr eat peiouse ete, sa one-lessnl .
}-13. Total.....................
J-14. Miles at initial and tinal teronaas Ineludet in item pl). .

I-02. Loaded, nst or south .. .................
4-02.Loaded, tot al....h................... .
Emty, east or north ....................

4-07. Imandpetsaemptoesornorth. ..............
4-08. ,astedmatempoty, st or south..............
4-09. Lonted andepty, total.. ..... ..
4-10. 0aboose, aL ll aretions ..........

9. Gtros ton-sler i roat loolouir ad tenders (thopusnts)t,....
01-burnal steam looomotives
.Dotiesel-eltoleootives...........
.Eetherleomotives ...............
I~O~tt~hrrr looomtive . .. ... ....
6. Groso ton-l oi sonn ears Me s nd abom sethoousnds):....

6-00.otal In eolectrloeomtiveoo~tain .............
f- .t~l in on 7hreir Emin . . .


8- lotrio locomotive-popelledt trin . . .
8-0: .~ Othe loDAtiepaele Lwainer .Doa .. .. .

9.t Av a~ pe alsofrot peron days.
9-07 Train-sles oi ordnary .n .n n otot .nlu .n ***. ***
9-02 h et to-nlo nn-sle .n .olr~u ... .. ... ...
10. Ave~bou a per Meta-al (esolartoing lihto tzt as): toa)
10-1. Loootive-atile (pur ionatpa sto-nl hepr)* .. .. .
10-02. OLeadedratl tu esoo~miesrpl .ria ... *** ** **
10-03 Empt frei t'~ eat**ai ~o~les .. .. .. .*****. **
10-5.otres looon-mlts (eolassag oootrives andtes.e) ..
11 roston-siles oflloont~inr sattedes erloosetwaie.. .

1). Canal pr atr i ossr y
01O. eroentrl loadd ftoa fegh awils es o erh.

14.2 Aven to-iroa e . . . * *


14020. Grees ton-oiles (exclusingy looomotives and teaners). .


15. Prcen tasta-awtobn hear oittlirat waystaions ofotal r tzatahor* .


37 724
30 080 002
19 1 70 15 3
-9 205

49 250 155
48 856 44 0
393 715
49 258168
1 886 296
51 540 125
32 205 715
19 354410


3 224 631
930 616

4 155247
969 4 39
892532
687 516
S560 04 8
334 631
499 517
834148
1 227163
1187 03 3
2 414 196



8 011 54 9
125 0 6 6
5 429 391

13 566 006
58 299 354



107 719053


1 894 971
-4 2
-2 85


126 755
93 965 239
48 129 389
6 35 49 3
209
136 732100
205 737
136 937 867
135 552416
1385 451
136 765 410
5 502 80 i
7 121 91 i
149 390124
to4 887 935
43 594 296
905 455

8 723 538
1410 881
40014
10180o061
8 898 65 9
2 556'321
2 313 346
4 869 667
1804 48
2 698 476
3 750 30s
3 817 834
7 568 143
136 14 2


14 190 519
16 202 SO 6
15 264 05 8
322 37 2
45 980 S
97 727 9;23

2 020 446
336 922 615


2 785 737

41 856
12 8 4


285425
1 70 651 0 37
110 256 24 5
4 5 88 O 2 2
285 5 81 1
199 054
285 726 24 5
28 0 984 37
563 808
285 677 718
13 794 871
15 Too17 9
315 18176 8
194 148 534
115 355 994
5 646 010
31 2 3
18 729360
6 333 914
416438
25 478 66 6
5 546 7 5 1
5 919 937
4 759 586
10 679 583
2 279 935
3 478 397
5 758 33 2
8 199 878 2
8 237 98 3
16 43785 5
2 87 4 1 9


42 970 83 9
13 6 38 6 23
36 095 962
1 608 682
94 315 679
316 051 699

14 828 662
740 52185 6


8 536 7 83
2 62 4 3

12 3 8 8


225 541
212 716 46 7
79 276 061
4 7 57 57 1
296 752 10
213 80 5
296 965 913
293 336 35 2
3 629 561
296 876 498 2
16 766194
17 o48 791
330 69147 7
242 179 111
82 729 731
5 780 197
2 43 8
22 084 378
3 677 932
387 776
26155 714
5 717 934
5 835147
4 643 860
10 477 027
2 419 754
3 682 434
6 102188
8 252 901
83526 314
16 579 215
298 4 5


52 618 530
16 3 55 5 0
26 484 975
1697 416
97 156 30
384 346 783

15 655771
742 66 OO


10 585 98

274 38 3
2 84


58 985
55 817 071
30 826 34 a
3 414 17 O
90 257 583
90 286403
88557 792
1 707 611
90 342484
74$0503 3
7 4ao 767
105 166 284
67 439158
SS 518443
4 808 649

6 880 86
3 010 708
355108
10 846156
1 711 107
8 051 548
1 392 887
3444235
5 99 816
1 847 403
1 847 219
8 651 64
2 640 290
52 91454
92 4 5 5


19 037 101
SS 9 T4
9 036 644
1 043990
89 151 709
140 959 8 91

11 401 971
840 185 8 8


3 894 965

199 OS S
4


53 060
67 535 970
88 3585555
3 68334 1
93 544 864
8060
pa 1558 934
91 874 714
1 678 80
93 631671
8 68 590
e 031727
110 545 988
81 962183
24 804 551
4179 854

83519 687
1 789 84 4
320 830
10430 361
1 7160 74 7
2 098 386
3433718
@SS 435
1 408 686
8 034 060
2781881
5 467 778
95 532


SS 915 687
38 91 8
6 906164
1 068 664
30 983 433
1d$ 557 6pa

11 881367
244 637 6S


4 6781 964

208 11$
1


8092
13 079 594
1 487 97 I
335 7 5 ?
14 903 332
14 903 333
14 717 56C
165773
14 940 404
910 275
767 sic
16 618 595
14 49a osa
1 608 26E
518 305

1188145
197 36 5
22 980
1 40 4 93
97 77 6
280 354
356 950
657 284
254 867
188486
443355
535221
545418
S060 639
15 327


5 489 06 0
353 67
231158
6 055 895
48 831 32

1 340 40 9
53 274 057


7957 97

28 416
-0 89


7 880
15 123 450
873 241
4 38 7 3 7
15 835 400
15 835 408
15 659 855
175553
156837 469
1 065 834
17 765 743
16 794 517
276 33e
694 888

14 05511
53 593
26 932
1 484 0356
103 14 4
337 595
334 465
672 060
248 315
S50 171
498 486
585910
584 636
1 170584 6
16 16 7


6 185 776
37162
306 380
6 529 318
55 666 08 8

1753 958
57 665 716


916 558

3O 41 8
-6 22


37 844
36 091 824
14 547 87 4
-0 63

50 659 704
50 249 361
390 33 7
50 641942
1 514 966
1 oss 712
53189 622
38 535 074
14 654 546


36d37 64 2
423 614

4 061256
955 38 4
84284q5
658 737
1 501 58 2
3 52 016
519 150
8 711i6 6
1194861
1177 887
2 372748
50 61 2


9 326 54 0
119 7 7 8
42 77591

13 723 91 7
64 595 07 4



103 462 961





a 804 927


186 686
71 674 36 6
58 773 77 2
6 38 O 9 5
1311 812
191 234
131 307 356
129 960 645
2,346 711
131142 780
4195 26 3
6 518 e41
141 856 884
so o11 665
60 894 873
919056
31 2 0
7 43825 8
2 195 22 8
40 350
9 674 790
2 7684 2 9
2 695 703
2 322 253
5 017 956
1 090 621
1542 989
2 653610
3 786 324
3 865 242
7 651566
130 25 0


10 433 12 9
13 4 735 68 3
21296 250
333534
45 544 5669
67 981 122 i
80 863208
6 08 0
339 430 5


1 950 990

41 015
S1 3 02 8


6.1
7,029
1.06
35.7
20.8
56.5
2,532
1,146
294
92.1
70.7
55.8
63.2
55-7
16.9
42,198
19.4


8.2
10,079
1.10
37.4
22.1
59.5

280
33.0
77.o
48.7
62.8
61.1

15.3

23.7


8.6
16,671
1.06
43.3
30.1


73.4


44.9


16.4
58,614
23.9


9.4
18,582
1.07
42.9
31.8
74.7
3,682
1,982
3a68

57.6
57.2
57.4
50.2
16.4
59,620
23.8


6.1
6,184
1.03
32.3
17.1
49.4
2,205
1,012
263
31.3
72.7
5.9

17.2
37,676
18.6


6.3
5.832
1.03
29.9
17.3
47.2
2,059

31.2
70*$
5.9

17.6
35.938
18.0


1(.8
5,373
1.03
38.6
20.3
58.9
2,612
1,110
321
28.8
71.2
60.1
65.6
53.7
18.3
47.317
16.0


5.9
6,985
1.05
37.9
20.1


299
31.3
72.2
57.8
65.0
55.4
17.0
44,084
19.8


7.9
9.933
1.08
38.9
20.9
59.8
2,712
1,258
277
32.4
77.4

59.6
15**
40,998
24.3


* Exalubes sitehing time of tzat looosetires at ~taia and than ter~als.~r
# Rcepre~snts an aerarge of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


U. 80VERNMEWT PRDITINGOFFICE:19500 00184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
SURWUv OF TANAOrT 800NasCrs AND STSatsr


Strcateent No M-21 (Os-a)


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION I SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTfRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


9-01
9-02

10-0~
10-0



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LFO
18g


5.0
5,391
1.04
35.9
19.9

1,069
308
29.8
68.2
40.6
64.3
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UNTE SATES WSEAS MSRCT~WSIR DISTRICT~ IFEM
jfE POCHOTA REGIONwr~ nw SOUntHRN REGION NO
1950 1949 1950 1 949 1950 194 195 1po949 1950 1949





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2-08
8-03
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8-05
2-05
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA @ 1 5 ~ 9"

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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Comlpiled trea 122 reports of freight train statistis nreplreeting 131 raiways
(SWrtIT~CIN AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT PINCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTI OF AUGST 1950 AND 1949


AGGREGATECS
1. Miles of roadopearted at olose or apath ..............
2. TZata-slesr (loomlotive-rpropeled nat motoroar traine):
2-01. Stema ooomotive-pampelled telias . .. .. .
2-0R. Diese1-electriole oastIve-prpopene trains .... .
2-0) Electrio locomotinrcpropelle tasna.. .. .. .. ..
20.Other looomotive-prope~lle tasias.... .....
2*0). Total leooomtive-propellM tssi ... .. .. .. ..
l*e otorear-paopelled tasa .... .... ..

2-09. Ligt........... ... .. ..
5. R~a& loaosotive-miles:
M-1. Prinoipal .. .. .. .. .. .
3-08 Bel r (exlubss "Be and tarilg *A' units)* *. .. .
M To 1ooomotin-mils. ..........******
05.ota, stessonly.. .... .. .
Ob Ttal, dissel-electrie only .........
otat, electric only. ... .. .. .. .. ... *
Ttal, other (bist anod gasoline motor, and gloeletrie). *
Tzata-switahia loaoootive-Mles:
09.Stealooomtives.................... **
10). DIeseGl-eletrio loaoomoive ........*
2-2. w 1t~ meo~t M MasrM esn), ,,
t4. Ca Oletat alolr sa&oo fl aalu te ormial tald tco a~ite -1*

4-02. LoaAMd, west or south ****** ****.
-0o.Loaded, total....th..... ** ** ** *
4- .Empt, east or north ..............******

19. Emptyd~westorsouh ....................
I-t. mptyototaol ......*****..........

L-1. Passenger oarrylag ears, all dieotions .. ... .. ..
4-12. Other passengestzaa oar, all Alawetions. .. .. .. .
5. GOssI ton-irles of test looomotives usa tenders (thouaands)(

*Diel-eualectrie eeoatives.................
Eletrie loonastirrr. **...............
.0therl ooosotivs.. .. .. ... ..
*T-or i~otal.............r...............
6. GI as ton-Mleso of ear, coatents, and oabooses (theasands)r
.: Total In coal-burata steam looostin tUanta .. .. .
.Total in oil-bclratg steam looomotive tselas. ** **
0 otal la diesel-electrie leomotia tl\Ine .....
*.Total inelectrie leo001tiV t~tia************
.: Total In other l~oo~omoti sa mtorear tzatas ** ** **
otal in all ft~rebtlta .. .. .***. *. .
6-01. Total of pasenger train oar sad contents inolubed in 6*06
8. Met tea-ales, revenue and enmvnue (theasands) .. .. .. .. .
Taia-bours (inolatinrg tlriainritching hour at way stations)
8-01. oa~l-barmnin steam oom~otive-propelled tasine.. *
8-09. Dil-burning steam looomtive-)pseio 11t assa .. .. *
8-0: Desl-eleetri locomtive-pro 1@ tasas.. ... .*
8-. letrio looomotin-propelle4t za **** ****
.: Other lo~oosetvepropelle tsela ** ** ** *
otorese-prop~llet etasn .. .. .. ** ** *
S-07.T~otaltriai-hoor.. ... .. .
AVERAGES
9. Avesses per Mlle of test per day
9-01. Treta-alles, omiay .... .... ..
9-02. let tea-siles........ ........
10. Aveage ner twrinaile (ezeldbin Iligt tzatash ~~
100.tooomobtiv-atles (prinolpaL and helper)...........
10-02. Leaded raw~h oar-ale .. .. .. .. ... .. .. .
10-0 Empt trett esM~se
10-0 .P~ T tenojt oras le (ezlating eabee).. .. .. *
1 O. Gress tea-MLes (ezel~atig looomotins sat tendes). .. .
100. Wt teaailes . . . . . .
11. Gress ton-siles of loaoootives sat tenaer per looomtiw-sle. .
12. Met ton-alles per leases ear-aLle.................
1). Cassaile attest
?)01. Peroent laoate of total frest earneso, east or aerth .
.p~ Pere~t loaded of total frei t eas mIles, wet or seath ..
03 Preheat laoatd et tetal tre/t t ear-lole all Atzweions. .
04-O. Perseat east or morth or total leases night anese .
14. Avenges per tasb~ta-ors
14-0. Tmia-stles........ .........
14-02. Grees tea-sles (ezelating losomtins an testers), *
15. Pensent tzata-awitobing hears at way stations of total tzata-hours .


225265
271 644 46 2
18 028 89 9
730 775
8 O8 6
46 412 82 :2
33 17 5
46 445397
45 818 396
626 999
46 43435 9
2 386 944
2 606 661
51 367 96 6
31636 94
18 848 227
880 918
8 2 2
30 73 982
1 170 2 40
697
65 3
4 310 291
967 03 9
10 04 247
843 480
1847 727
356 610
517 797
874407
1 360 857
1361277
2 722 134
46 87 5
2 20 7
4 4 27
7 181517
2 2 32 2 4 2
5 805 250
246 808
2128
15 467 939
55 403 797
14 507 56 4
54 301 88 5
5 410 853
40 95 8
126 664 45 7
379 32 9
59 403 433
I 396 90 0
419 4 9 8
928 20 4
44 1 4
895
2 0 58
2 793569 g


225 40
28 065 61
13 043 7 6 5
652 114
41 766 97
38 5 34
41 799513
41297 749
b01 764
41782 762
2 126 42 6
2335*9
46 245 78
si 81as8
13 632 28
79114
5 5 33
3149 754
667 897
57 O 7
3874 554
850 73!
874 420
664 347
1838 767
322 330
549 038
87136
1196 750
1213 38
2 410 13&
41 87 9
1 8 8
4 6 2
7015 974
2 140 98 1
4 35370
238 047
1417
13 744021
58 650 93
13 6 65 7 1 6
39 156 89
2120 091
22 O 8
107 613 71
365 104
48 366 284
1 4 13 0 3 7
4 O8 8 1
628 400
37 3 3
237
2 13 6
2 489 961


9 048 96 4
49 44 17 2
558 294
14 551 431
14552ie62 ~
14 261582
29106C
14 568214
18;23592
1 280 935
17 006 74 5
10 967 37 4
5 386 975

114041 6

538 664
55 64 5
1734 931
897 730
346171
241121
587 29 2
82 775
188144
270 921
428 94 4
489 867
858 213
14 8 8 3


3136.700
3 7 24
1446011
156 869
4743304
24 17129 5
14 448 64 7
1 813 6 60
6 2
40 441 654
62 44 4
19 681 82 3
6 430 8 7
6 O 8
291069
33 41 5 5
11 4
968e3 2 9


53 010
8 601 438
3 661 116
500 4 6 9
12 763 023
1 2 36
12 764 259
18 554 865
209394
12 774 941
S1113160
1063155
14 951 25
3964 390
574 624

1105 567
318 576
47 5 9
1471741
239 856
297 407
185S 254
488 661
79 534
193344
278 878
376 941
378598
755 539
13 O 5


2 915 816
1113 896
149 67
4183poe
21 366 07
5 14 8
10 782 370
1618 229
33 771 880
73 133
15 608 325
5 99 6 4 1
6 7 1
201 poO
27 6 O3
11 8
829 933


8074
8 808 081
850 73 E
45363
2 498 18 4
2 498184
2465381
34 807
ii505307
139 827
126082
2 771154
0 457 472
266 957
46 787

201 848
33167
2 96 3
237 972
17 515
45 940
66 310
118880
47 456
So 770
76 20 6
9337 6
1 88 4 5 6
2 2
4 1
942 364
56 878
25 650
1024 892
8 706 S 8
575 20 3
186067
9 467 54 8
5 181 88 8
134 3 5 4
16 673
S7 2 7

153754


8094
1 900 299
67 319
43 635
2.1 5
2.011 253
1993470
17 783
2011582
111 218
97106
2 219 e848
soei 92o
67 870
70 058

191431
12 605
2 6 09
206 645
12 937
59 099
46 398
85 4 9 7
33 865
26 870
60 735
72 964
73 268
146 232



765 802
8839
30 564
805 205
6 910 40 3
57 789
165673
7 133 80 5
3 806 560
117 2 2
4 940
2 8 3

125005


37 703
4 050 579
3 211 42 2

7 262 001
7 262 001
7 205 290
56 711
7 862345
181359
148 008
7 591712
4 348 eo
3 242 904


471 54 41
181 345

6528885
151 40 3
137 86
113 82
25168
47 011
68 714
115725
184 877
182537
367 414

5 17
1 096 956
10 2 4
881 941

1 989 14
8 392 69 3
99 7 8
8 304 25 6

16 796 73 6
55 37 5
7 979 922
8 62 53 3
165 081


427 476


37 605
4 290 107
2 255 4 79

6 545 586
6545586
6493 560
52 026
6 545 646
150 936
125 950
6 822 532
48515ise
2 870 949


496 776
72 776

569 5l8
125 624
118 497
93 366
805863
45 386
64 888
110 214
157 88
158194
316 077



1118 807
5 30
662 862

1 786 977
7 931 652
31 89 C
5 872 288

13 835 830
56 007
6 342 974
875 o 8
105 71


382 791


12: 342 830
9 688 56 4
187116
2is 10069 6
31 pe 9
26 138 65
218 8814 4
244 421
22 104 493
782 168
1111698
83 998 353
9 945391
181795

18260118
416 864

1684 499
500 591
474 870
428 886
896 496
179388
232167
411555
653 658
654393
1308 051
22 O 8
1 51 3
2 94 9
.2 005497
8 218 2 7
34 81080
64 263
212g
7711201
14 1335 3
14 399 6 8
30 9 73 8 79
4iI116
40 89 6
39 958 519
857 939
26 559 80 6
351912 9
416 8 85
457 381
8 4 34
895
1 94
1844 010


126 696
13 273 778
7 059 87 6
108 010
20 44T it?
20 478 41



713118
1048 388
SS 252 147
14 771oe 6
7 529 OT4
146 450


863 340
168666
478 pia
485417
339 Sag
764,44,4



603 385
2 0 80 4
S 1 14 7


2215 549

91 808



13 6 SO 6 8
88 444 496
33418
88 O 3
58 878 80
889 900
28 608 363
4 21 0 8
4 06 1 54
SAS 847
4 8 9
837
2 0 1
1182 34


6.6
8,507
1.05
40.3
19.1
2,764
1;296
301
32.1
73.8
62.0
67.9
54.4
16.6
45,341
19.9


6,922
1.05
37.3


1,171
297
31.4


5.8

16.8
*3,219
20.2


8.7
11,999
1.09
41.2
19.0
60.2
2 836
1,380
279
33*5
80.7
56.2
68.4
58.9

41,764
24.7


7.6
9,498
1.09
38.5
21.7
60.2
2,690

32.3
78).9
48.9




24.8


1.06
45.6
30.9





46.2


61,576
23.9


7.9
15,71
1.06
42.9
30.
73*
3,579

44.5
53.6
63.3



57,069
25.8


6.2
6,827
1.03

51.o
2,331
1,108
262
31*7
74.6
62.4
68.5
54.8
17.0
39,293
19.6


31.7
17.0
48*7
977
262
30.8
71.3
59.0



36,145
19.3


1.03
41.0
59.8



72.6
64.5
68.5
52.9
17.8
48,198
15.9


9-01


10-01




11L
12,


1~


5.2

1.04
37.8


1,116
29.6

6.2
55.6
17.8
45,887
16.7


Slabjec to reviion


Statement No. Ma.-2 (on)
AUGUST 1950


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1950


1949


1950


1949


9491


1. Mleso of road operated at elose or anath #. .. .. .. .. .. .
2. TwaSa-MLLes (1seematiw-papelld sa motoronr trains):
2-01. Stena looomotlr-propelled traino .............
9-09. DieseGl-eletrio losometive-propella t;Ja;a .....
2-03. tleetrio looomotin-papelled trains. .........
80.Other looomptin-propelled etas.. ... ...



2-09.Ligh0t..... ..
3. Anat losometive-niles
t0. Prinospe .........................
r.Lik .. .. ..
To looomotin-siles. ..................
otal steam only .***.......
oteL dies*1-e~lectr ony . . ri. **....
.Tot e(lC(tlectroaly....................
Tota, other (Alesel sad peoline motor,an *1er).
TZata-switehinglooollotive-Mless
.8tesalooomotive.. .. ..
.Diesel-electrie looemotives ................
11.51otlo loeomaoins .. .. .
1*other losenctive tiese ans pealtae mee,; at gas-leaso .

i. Ca Mrles (theasants)l
0O1. Isad net or north ...................
9-09. Losted,west or seath.. ... .
.Empty, st r north.. .. ... ..


.Q Imatd sa&emty, eat or morth .......
4-09. Lnose sad epty, total ...................
4-10. CabOOse. n all Atretea .... .... ..
i-11. Passeapr etrying ears, all atm~otio~ns ....
4-18. Other p~rassegertask ears, all dilrettsas. ........
5. Gross ton-naile of test loeoo~tine sad tenders (themasant)s
0. oalhl-brarnin stesa looomotives* ..............
.Oilbuttagy stena locomotives .............
SDies*1-eleetrie lesemottw ..... .....
.Eletrieleomootives... ... .. ..
ther loeousttus ..........
6. Stees tea-MLes ;ofn easeatents, aebes (esat
1.Ttal in eealbra~rata stea loomotin Manins ....
0 otal to die**1-eleetrie loeometive tantas. ......
.2 Total in eLectrio lecmtive trais .....
: Total to1 other 1seemotiv sat nOtorea tasa *** ***

6-01. Total of passager train oars and conrtents inciuded in' 506
7. Iet tepa,le, reveue usa aoarnue (theasands) .......
8.Ttla-hear ()aelattag Steria-sitthing bear at way stations),
8-01. OQal-buarata sten Ieomentive-Orpsepld treats. ...***
608. 011-buralag steam locomotive- pelled tantas ......
8-03. Diesel-eleetrilo comotive- 11e tnae .... ...
8-4 leetrielo somentive-ptopei stas .*** ***
.: Other looomotivepropellet etasl *********.**
otoresl~psepllet tzaa **** **** ***
601. Total aitn-hoaur .. .. .. ...
AVERAGES
9. Ave a per mile of seat per days
eO. Taesa-atles, ordiaary ...................
00. Wet tea-rleso .......................
10. Ave a pr eta-a~le (esoatta ligt statash
ocoastin-alles (priaoipal sad helper)*.........
10-09.'u Letettrt ear-iles ...............
10-04. Tota has~ t er-ale (esolans aooser). ....
1: Ses ta-l (esoltia lesometime sat theater). ...
11. Oswas tea-siles of looosetine sa~t teaers pe oomotive-atle. ...
It. net tea-atles per lonoate eaMmal .........
1). Canlcni rattees
~~01. percent leases or total tright ass-miles, east or aerth .
.~ erees~t leadea et tetl fret t ear-les, west or seath .
Proent leaded of tetal r291 t es>Mleso, all thweios. .
IO. Pereest east or morth of to~ leaded ineigt es>les. *
14. Avessp Eor tassehours
14-01. Zzwha-stLe .......................
14-02. ross tea-stles (ezeleasa looomotives sa tesers). ..
15i. Pueernt trertohsiteua bear at any stations of total tasiabourst~ .


2285 4 O7
198 P9549 g
128 887 144
L 318 791
37 97 2
3351939412
23 8 BS
338 171 642
327 910 855
4 260 807
338 118 077
16 181 817
18 315640
366 549734
225 785 150
134 1 98 2 1
6 586926
39 4 5
21 7pp262
7 504154
484435
1 08 6
29 788 957
6 513 7 90
6 924 787
s 608 463
12 527 250
2 636 545
3 996194
6 632 739
9 561 352
9 598 657
19 159 98
334 894
11 3 1
41 203
50 158 356
15 804 865
41 901t12
1 855484
10 001
109 783 918
371 4554 9 6
98 828 044
379 4 82 88 8
17 8 39 5 3 &
1 80 4 1 O
867 186 315
2 884 15 7
393 205 598 2
9 9 35 2 3
2 9 51 9 81
63 810051
307 07 71
1 6 3|
14 3 5 8
19 591607


2285 ?i 7
24*0 762 08 3
92 317 070
5 409 68 5
7 46 9
338 516 507
246 339
338 762 646
334 631581
4 131525
338 656 474
18 894 680
19 383386
376 934 480
873 995 938
96 359840
6571337
7 97 1
25834 138
4 345 229
444 853
6 O5 4
30 030 268
6 5 68 6 6
6 707 b66
5308 227
18 015 794
8 742084
4 831472
6 97355
9 449 681
9 539 699
18 989 360
340 332
12 13
42 607
59 634 504
18 496 383
30 838 677
1 929 463
1721
110 900 748
436 997 714
119 446 180
276 016 677
17 7 75 8 48
66 1 84
850 30 17 I
3 005 54 7
384 454 670
11 999 O 2
3 4 OO 2 4 8
4 363 151
311 718
5 21
15 3 1
20 090 49


52 9 2 2
64 866 037
38 770 517
4 17246 6
104 809020
9026
104 818 046
108 819 575
1998471
104 904 63(
8 626 625
8 64170
182 172 96
76 406 506
38 90541
4 861 045

0 020 744
3 549 56
410 757
11 981067
2 0 08 8 3
a 397 51
1 634 000
6 825 91
143554
2 118 140
3 080 110
3 049 L.57
6 149 667
107 338


28 173 801
37 69E
10 482 655
1200 859
53 895 013

8D 219
102 154 4 3
13 218 6 31
280 566 94 6
131 185 4 4 3
4 538 o 5 a
2 047 063
232 485

6 825 395


53 O54
76 157 490E
25 086 6 71
4 183 81C
106 307 885
106 317 193
104 429 575 9
1 687 61 4
106 406 61
9 795 75
9 094 88
185 297 84
92 373 81
283168 947
4 754 475

9 425 254
2 208 420
368 426
11 90210
2 0 00 0 0
2 393 793
1 622586
3 916 375
704 96
1 f,0196
2 306 938
3 090 762
3 124 658
6 225 317
108 684
8 794
25 831503
37 439
8 080 060
1218 339
35107 341
187 783 77 7
361688
77 149477
13 4 99 5 9 6
51 7
278 409 @55
538 201
128 986 876
5 0 78 60 5
4 D 1
1417 809
229 718

G 931492


1 758 716
581 120
17 401 519
17 401519
17 180 941
220 57 8
17 445 713
1 050 106
893 938
19 389 751
16 949494
1 OTS 225
565 032

1585987
250 535
85943
1 640 4 6
115 2 9
386 294
423 240
749534
502303
817 258
519561
628 597
1 869 095
17 896
383
6 431484
389 955
256 808
7 078187
57 537 610
3 677 519
1 5 86 4 7 6
6a 741 605
33 780 64 8
950 15 1
107 58
25 14 3

1062 652


7 90 7
17 023 789
340560
482 37 2
.7 84
17 846 661
17453 38 1
193 336
17 848 991
1 177 058
959 48
19 985 591
18 876 437
344 208
764 94 6

1 594 948
66 198
29541
1 690 681
116 0 8 1
376 494
580 863
757557
282180
277 041
559 81
658 874
657 904
1 516 778
18 862
31 4

6 951578
46 001
336 944
7 554523
68 576 491
303 399
1 919 6 3
64 799 581
51 90 4
34 848 801
1 033 5 a
25 392
5 *

1 0982 85


37 7 82
34 130 581
22 381 575

56 518 156
56 512 156
56 0617 30
450O4 26
56 514 513
1 467 655
1 149 669
59 131 857
36 5545 583
22 577 314


36 96175
1111i 961

4808136
1 180 8 4
1 030 398
801359
1 831737
381 642
568 231
949873
1 418 040
1 369 570
2 781 610
56 724
SO2 7
7 214
9 108 505
135 311
6 311 338

15 555 148
66 692 047
854 95 8
54 968 804

124 515 78 9
524 02 9
57 437 34 8
a 157 3 o1
36 3 8 O
1 098 917


32 86558


37 81 7
40 381955
16 803 355

57 185 290
517 185 290
56 7489287
*44 363
57 187 588
1 665 904
1158 66E
60 018 154
43 086 659
16 925 49


4154 418
496 390

4 630 808
1 081 0 0
955 342
752 103
1 707 445
397 402
583 978
981380
1 358 74 4
1 336 081
2 688 885
57 140


10 445 355
125 086
4 940 453

15 510 894
72 586 726
687 403
44 084 662

117 298 791
536 57 3
SS 131524
a 4 so 01 4
537 21 2
744 503


186 67 3
84 017198
68 396 334
765 811
37 97 3
155 216 710
283 203
153 439 981
151 848 789
S1591158
153 247 213
4 977 4 51
7630533
165 855177
93 874 607
70 840 864
1100 851
39 4 5 5
8698374
8 618 098
47735
1 0 86
11 559 289
3 2 68 8 80
3 170 57 6
S743 876
5 914 45 2
1 270 009
1775156
3041165
4 440 585
4 519 03
8 959 617
158 336
7 6 3
24489
18 438 686
15 691 856
84 717 870
597 817
10 001
55 855570
82 114 653
97 887 say
216 688 073
8 4 97 4 88
179 9 38
399 341 973
17 96 16 6
170 864 159
a 310 11 9
8 p 08 6 4
3 135 667
49*44
1 68 3
13 5 88
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186 7 4 9
107 839 011
49 186 484
743 503
7 4 69
157 176 467
237 035
157 413 502
155 805490
1608 012
157 813 883
6 255 91 4
8 170 894
171 659 491
119 659 017
50 920590
10511913
7 971
10 079 510
1 674 881
46 884
6 05 4
11 806 677
3 3 71 57 7
8 981738
8658a675
5 634 413
13557553
1 768 484
3126017
4 359 271
44 481119
8 740 430
156 34 6
7 8 8 4
26181
16 406 066
to 335 858
17 838183
374180
1731
58 947 990
114 170 780
11e 7ag agg
154 479 33p
8 3 56 6 3
65 6 6
389 794 950
1 884 84 p
167 487 469
S 804 81 8
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7,179
1.05
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20.2

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300
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7,015
1.06
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20.8
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1,149
294
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19.5


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10,196
1.08
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20.6
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1,275
277
32.5
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53.2
65.6
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41,106
24.1


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37.5
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1,235
280
32.9
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48.7
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1.06
43.6
30.3
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1,966
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23.9


9.2
18,37
1.07
42.9
31.7
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3,671
1,974
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57.9


16.3
59,328
24.0


6,266
1.03

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2,221

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17.2
37,887
18.7


6.2
5,782

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17.3
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2,067
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258

70.6
56.3
56.0
17.5
35,962


4.9

1.03
38.9
20.1
59.0
2,630
321
281.9
71.4
60.7
66.0
53.6
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47,447
16.0


5.1

1.01
36.1
20.1
56.2
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*our Exlaessitehtag time of Mtarl loomotives at litial and fnalu terraloU *
# Represents an average of the alleage reported at the olose of eaob month within the period.


U. S. ODVENMENTPRDITDIGOFFIICE:1950O -90018


INTERSTATE COMMBRCE COMMISSION
SURWAU OF'IRANAPERT ICORYOME ANLD STAWISCS


Starctemenro.5-211(oe-A


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMlANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Comple~d from122 reports of treight train statistics nrepesnting 131 rilways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL. COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
PcR EIGHTa MONTHS EnDED rWITBr AUSo 190 N 19rc9


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


















SOUTHERN DISTRICT -~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTIS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1950 1949 1950 1919 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
ACCREGA IT.S
1. Miles of road operated at close or month *....... 225 18 71 a1 591 52 902 53 010o 8 07 3( 0 9 21 7 65 41 7 6131 126 8558 119 8741 1
2. Tria-aLLes (loeomotive-prpelled and mo~toroar traina:
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled traina .......... *** 26 8 75 4 5 8 25 7 38 9 8 8 7 50 8 3 21 7 6 04 7 7 7 : 2 87 0 8 9 1 579 6 3 6 924 70 31 4 141 0 9 21 12 112 8 3 4) 12 413 4 6 21 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electric 1ocomotive-propellea ttains .. .. .. 7 693 550 12 489 241 4 862 74 4 3 652 4 5 289 265 68 4 3 8 3 154 952 2 261 2533 9 386 58 6 507 099 2-02
2-03. E1otr~e locomlotive-propelled train. .... **** 700 8 5 51 595 77 1 95 341 91 4 61 O 541 41 12 3 30 1 8 1 1 24 3 1 104 5 43 2-03
2-04. Other looomotive-propelled twaina ..... 874 5 5842.. 5 674 5 524 E0
2-05 Total locomotive-)propllet strain ........... b 4 75 73 7 36 829 530l 14 148 9951 11718 2621 8417 477 id?8 55 7079 6551 64023451 21 629 610 19 030 64820
h-6 otoroar-propelled trains . 35 10 6 32 2 7 61 09 81 0 6O- 34 OO 31 19 20
2-07.T~otal trn-sles ................... ... 45 310e43 38 861 808l 14 1500O9 3 11 719 36 2t417 477 1678 255 7079 65 6402Z345 21 663 61 190)61846 2-07
2-8.rdinry.~...........,********* 44 705 056 38583 246 13 875 83 11525 65 2 382 742 1664836 7 028 76 63554 59 21 419 964 18 838 162 2-08
2-09. Light ................... ..******* 605 78 7 4765862( 276 510) 19 706 3) 4 73 5 13 4191 50 888) 47 753) 243 054 283 684 2-09
1. Road looosotive-miles:
M*0. Principal ................... ....*** 4529863 41 38842 582 14 161 16 8 11 726962 2 423 860 1678 441 7079 80 4 640209 01 21 6 3370 2 19 035 0 89 >
F*02. Helper (excludes B* and trailig~r *A' ni). * 2 285 722 1878 857 1822306I 904 621 132 26 1 86763B 173 3311 137 68 2 751 824 749771 3-02
}-0.Liht.................... 2490666 2174188 1159 988 938 50 122 058 795~23 45783 120560 1062143 1035 59530
*0Toaloom~otive-miles.......***** 50 074 82 428a95 6 2 1L65494*5 13 570 0 7 ;2678 17 1 844 747 7598 916 6660 332! 23448 269 20 620 455 }-
Fo*05.Total. ateaonly ................... ... 50 717 14 291~3 671 losoeso0 9 097089 2 31818 1725 991 4210 788 4 81 9721 13 567 73 13928619 05a
-06. Total, dieael-electrio onlJ******** 19 492 02 13 030 330 t 5309 982 394 633 303 487 68 972 3 18830 2 28 360 9 690 428 6 79 365 0
F07. Total, electric onlY* **** **** 859 383 726 064 632 06671 29 36? 42 874 49 784 183 842 146 915 }-07
)*08. Total, other (diesel and gso~line motor, and gacs-lectrio)* 6 2 6 61 5 5 56-- 6 2 6 5 5 5 6 3-0
Tlran-switabing loeosotrbive-ale
3-09.SBteamlrocomotives ................... *** 295 856 2!789 49 10O65 5171 958 77 199 964 144 787 445 772 453 2 8( 1 224 0051 1 233045 bl 09
f*10. Diesel-*lectrio locomotivees *** *** *** 1 120 044 650 7141 516 94 21 313 I 1 33 493 14 695 181 06 1 81 2 53 388 548 241 65> -10
F-11.Electrialooomotives *********** 6775 545636 5838 44413 2 95 1 957 -456 8166 11
)-12. Othe looomotivu (diesl and gasoline motor, and gas-eletrio) *** 1 6 23 O 61 .1 -I 16 2 O6 F12
13~.Trotal******************** 4 119839 3 495 406 1 63484 3 1 316523 236a392 161 439 626 83 534 471 1621 771 1 483 17 2 F1
3-14. Miles at initial and fnalu terminals included to item 3-1)* 897 537 753 7 81 276 044 211 341 17 122 8 44 3 145 611 121 856 458 66O 412 141 314
4. Can~ales (thousands)r
9-01. Loaded, east or north ******* 979 72 837 822: 335 767 275 7 2 45 230 34 067 134 259 111016 464 473 416 957 4-01
1-02. Loaded, west or south ******* 812 735 684 582 234 261 178 361 63 992 33 411 109 88 95 426 405100 317 384 4-02
LO3.Ldade, total************ 1 792:464 14*624041 570028e 454 1431 109a2 22 67 4 7 243 6411 206 4421 8695L73 734341 f4-03
L-4.Epty, east or north 54 877 277 281 85161 72 034 48 048 22 882 45 815 44 948 175 853 137 417 40
2-05 Emty, west or outh .. .. 530 49 8 486 5061 1890341 166 0901 29 185 22 0801 69 7,1 577361 242 560 838 6~00 4-0
4-0.Epty, total .........**** 88 369 763 78 274195 840 12 77 233 44 962 115 52 102 684 418 413 70740
'-07. Loaded sad empty, east or north * * 1 334 c00 1115 103 420.926 547 816 93 278 56 949 180 074 155 964 640326 554 374 9-07
1-08. Load ednd empty, west or soulth ** ** ** ** 1 343 27 1111l00i 483 295 46 451 93177 55 491 179 095 153 162 647 660 555 964 1-08
I4-09. Losted and empty, total ..... ..******** 2 6 77 833 2 226 191 844 2 2 694 267 186 455 112 440 359 169 09 126 1 287 986 1 110 358, 409
4-10. Caboose. ail l thetions 45 6 5 8 39 10 014 4 8 412 0 2 2 4 9 1 74 O7 14 3 6 3 8 321 55 1 18 pe 5 0 -1
4-11. Passenger carrying cars, all directions 2 111 1 49 1 8 17 28 3 3 3O 2 4 81 59 O 1 0 38 4C1
4-12. Other passenger-train oars, all directions *.... 9 8 61 4 6 9 31 9 6 71 1 0 34) 4 2 5 71 4 7 6 O7 2 4 9 8l 2 9 9 5 12
5. oross ton-sites o r was locomotives and tenbers (thousands)l
0. Coal-burning steamlooaotives* *....... 96 176 6 167 664( 3 0 5 28 2 2 531116 896 24 6 631 9 75~ 1 0 6 5 39 1067 382) 1 971 3091 1937 212 0
0.Oil-burning steam loaoomtive ****** 2 138 3O4 2 201 387 3 623 4 227 626 6 O31 2 126O055 2 19112g 0
0.Diesel-electrio locomotive ******* 5 711 461 4 208 869 1425957 1188 556 73836 8910 866 545 650 177 3345 129 2 421 246 0
5-4 lectrie looomotivu ***** ***** 241260 211 609 151256 136673 23 782 22 158 66 822 52 778 0
05. Other locomot~ives *. 1 0 8 143 41 -1 -I -. 1 60 8 14 3~ 4 0
05.ok *************** 150O60 81 12 791003 4616 11 3 800 571 993 864 663 0 4 1 9405810 1783590 7 510 323 6 603 799 0
6. Gmros ton-miles of ears, contents, and cabooses (tho~usand):
6-01. Total in coal-burning stem looao~tin SEains ** 53 690 297 45 465 84 23 373 331 18 446 154 8 428 622 5 120 227 8 182 35 8 7 645 551 la 705 98 6 14 253 910 6-01
6-02. Total. in oil-burning steam locomlotive trains* ** 14 2 98 6 8 7 14 O 85, 5 0 a7 0 1 5 5 1 3-80 8 22 4 2 4 16 14 210 8 B4 14 0 37 5 73 6-02
6-0) Total in diesel-electrio l~ooative twnsn. *.... 3 418 88 8 37 467 5461 14 373 b0 31 10 657 06 6 707 017 56 947 8 086 3811 5 900 1031 30 851 98 7 20 653 430 0
6-4 otal in electrio loom~otive trains *.... ***** 238 531 1 918 29 t 1746 814 1489 357 176367 109 829 415 950 519 109
6-05. Total In other locootiv andQ motoror stan .. *g ,s o3 ata1 as1 so .8 a4 a t57e6"
6-6Total in al lreirht train......* *** 123 775 43 98958816 395t00141 30798148 9 312 006 5287003 163495i61 13588070 66613 725 955 60
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents inoluded in' 6*0i 55s 227 344 086 59 792 61 183 4030 5 377 45 392 49 492 246 013 228 O34 6-07
J. Net ton-ailes, nrevenu and nontevenue (thousands) ** 57 939 86 9i 44 230 820l 19 172 o4 11 14 0180991 5075 7451 2727 307 7 73227 91 6247 334 2 959 20 4 21 244 C 80 7
.TZrain-hours (inolating train-switching hours at way satitons)l
8-01. Coal-burning stea looomotive-propelled trains**** 1 355 519 1 838 217 6 20 77 9 519 115 129 40 8 91 97 6 254 OO 0 265 5352 351 3 3 i: 361 7 7 4 8-01
8-02. 011-burning steam locomotive-propelled trains ** 407 4 86 411 4 6 51 6 68 3 1 8 91 2 14 405 0 79 408 6 5 5 -02
8-03 DIesel-electriO loomotive-propelled trains ** ** 909 64 4 604 919 887 8301 201 202 17 784 5 120 160 079 106 1981 443 951 292 399 8.0
80.Electrio looomotive-propelled trains 41 710 34 8 3f 51 to 25 9 4 2 4 8 2 OO 2 -8 12 1 6 8 8 7 $
8-05 Other locomotin-rCPpelle~d twins. . . 239 2931 -1 .I -I -I 239 2980
8-6 otoroa~r-pzpelled trained ... .. .. ****2 4 38 2 13 710 111 2 3 35 2 2 6 80
8-07. Total train-hours *......... ******* 2 717 03 61 29188 9l40 336 747 05 7 149 67 3 99 0 98 415 9701 37369 8 1811 05 7 1072 034 8-07
AVERAGES
3. velrages per mile of moad per day:
9-01. Tamin-miles, ordinry~. ................. 6.6 5.9 8.7 7.2 9.8 6.9 6.2 5.6 5.6 5 .2 9-01
9-02. pet ton-miles 8,577 6,715 12,080 8,811 20,958 11,235 6,845 5,537 6,837 5,907 9-02
10. AvrMee per train-ale (exoluding light trains):
10-01. Loom~otive-ailes (principal and helper). .. ....... 1.05 lo 1.05 1.o 1.08 1.06 1.05 1.02 1.02 1.03 1.04 10-01
10-02. Loaded freit ear-miles . . . 4* 81 113.s P5.9 40.5 34.7 32.5 40.6 39.0 1>02O
10-03. Empty fretI ear-mles 9.8 19.9 19.8 20.8 32.4 2.0~ 516.4 16.1.5 19.9 10-o}
10*05. Gross ton-miles (excluding looomotina and tenders). .. .. 2,769 2,578 2,81Y7 2,672 3,908 162,2218276266100
1o-05. Net ton-mIle ........... 1296 1121.382 1,216 2,130 1,638 1,100 98 1212 1,18 1-0
11 rostn-ie o oomtve n tnes e oomti-le.... 0 9829280 3159262 259 320 317 11
12. Net ton-anes per loaded ealr-ile .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 32.3 023.309654. 373. 992891
1). Car-mile ratioat
1 01. Peroent loaded of total freight onallaes, east or north 73.4 75.1 79.8 79*3 48.5 59.8 74.6 71.2 72.5 75.2 0
1 2 Pren ode f oa fegh n-miles, west or south 60.5 56.2 5.3 5 68.7 6o.2 61.1 62.3 62.5 57.1 0
1 -0). Peroent loaded of total traipht o~nalles all dineotions.. 66.9 65.7 6.565 8.600686.87.6. 3
1 04S. Perot east or north of total loaded night car-mlu* 54.7 57.3 58.9 60. 4.6 So.5 55.1 53.8 53.4 56.8 150
14. Avenrges per train-hours
14-01. Train-mile . ............ ....... 16.7 17.0 15.0 15.7 16.2 16.9 17.0 1. 17.9 17.8 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-slesr (exchding looosotives and theater). .. .. 15.555 43,178 4(2,006 41,226 62,216 53,351 39,305 36,361 48,399 l5,974 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at wIay tations of total tSmia-oaret 19.8 19.9 124.1 24.7 24.4 25.7 19.3 18.4 16.0 16.7 15

Eoludes switohing time of twin looomotives at initial and final terainals.
# The 1949 igur~es exclude the M(issourt Pacino R. R. Co. vbioh filed to report due to strike.


35


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
compiled from 122 reports of freight train statistics representing 131 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE rtn ONT O erPTreMBE 1950 and 1949


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA~@ I sfi

1111111111 11111111 111111 11113 1262 08851 6884 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
aunaAu oirrn1ANMeTrXcaUr 80NMESD SrA'HSMC8


S-Statemen No. 11-211 (08-A)
8 iP~n BER 1950


Sabjct to revision


UNV. QF






U.S. DEPOMJTORY


















ENDED WITH BSTEM(BER 1950 and 1949


I I


I I I 1 I 1 I I I I I


53046
83 742 180
29 639182
4 644 864
118 026 171
10 384
118 036 55
115 55232 t
2081320
1e1813 574
10 700 371
10 053 86
138 867 331
101470 900
38118 580
5 283 84 3

10 584 033
8 421551
418 841
138218 425
8 811 342
2669575
1 700 94 7
4 370 522
777 002
1 770 060
85147 062
3 446 577
34 71007
6 917 584
180 611
1 90 0
9 8 8 6
38 362 618
416 6 6
9 148 616
1355012
38 907 912
806 169 931
41 701
8S 006 54 5
14 988 953
57 8
so9 207 700
593 384
142 998 975
5 7 97 7 2 0
1 619 Oil
8 55 6 64

7678549


I I I


I I


I 'I I I I I I T I I


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FOR N~INS MONTHS


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


1949


1949


1950


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road opearted at close or anath#. . ..... ..
2. Tamia-ailes (1ooomotive-paopelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled train .............
2-02. Diesel-electric locomlotive-rpropelld trane ... .
2-03 ElectriO looomotive-lproplled twnins. ...........
20.Other locomotive-propelled tzeine ......
2-05. Total looomotive-propelled taine .......
2-06. Motorear-propelled trains .........
2-07. Total tzin-siles .. .. .
2-08.O0rdinary,... .
2-09. Light.. .
3. Road looosotive-alile:
3-01. Principal.. ..
)-02. aelpr (excludes B* and trailng;; *A uit)*** ** .
03.Li~t .. .. .. .
04 Total ioloomotive-siles ...... .....
05 Ttl, steam only....... ........
0.Total, dissel-electrio onl ..... .....
07. otal, alectri oaly. d.(lla .. . ;. .. ..
r-s otal, other (diesxao gsoiemtradoeelcrol.
tTrin-switahing lomootive-miles:
}-09. Steamlocomotins .. .. .
F10. Dissel-electrleio o~lroootvs.............. ..
11. Electria looomotive .. .. .. .
~12. Other looootives (diesel ~and peoine, moor, andpe-leria) ..

9. Calcailes (thousands)r
-01. Looade, ast or orth .. .. .,
l-02. Loades, west or south ...................
4-4Epty, st or orth .. ... .. .. .
e4-05t.5mpt~wesor south.. .. .. .

h-07. Loaded sad empty, east or north ..............|
4-09. Loated and empty, total ...................
C10. aboose. alldirections ... .
4-11. Passenger oarrying carrs, all inations ......
4-12. Other passenge-tr~ai one, all directions ... ...
5. omrce ton-miles or rose looomotlroo and tenders (thousanda)s
01 oal-burning steam looomoivs*. .. .. .. ..
0.Oil-burning steam loaoootives ...............
-0.DIes*1-eleetrio looomotive ..... .....
04Eleetrie ~ooomotives... .
Other locomotive ....... ...,,,
6. Gross ton-siles of ears,coensanoboes(osnd:
01. Total in coal-burning steam loomotive teine ....
02 otal in oil-burning stems looomotira trains. .......
6-) otal in bresel-electrie locomotive twins. .........
6-04 Total In electrio looomotive twin ............
6-05 Total in1 other loconotive satd otoroar twrina ....
-0.Total in all traight trans ..... ...
6*07. Total or passenger train oars and contents included in' 6-0
7. Net ton-ailes revnue and Mnerevnue (thousands) .........
8.Tain-hours (inoloding tasin-aewitohing hours at way stat~ionsls
8-01. Coal-burning steam lwoootive-propelled tlains. ......
8-02. 011-burning steam looomotive-propelled Steins ...



8-07. Total tmin-houlrs. .. .
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of roat per daJt
9-01. Tamin-siles, oz 9-02. Met toan- latls........................
10.Aveuesper tlrain~ i (ezeluding light tzats):
105.Locomotive-ailes principall and helper)...........
10-02. Loaded fretst one-miles...... .....*
10-03 Emptr freigt eawailes...... .....
100.Total twtght lcamlles (*zoluding tioabo*) ... .
10-i05. ros ton-miles (exolating loomaotins and tenders). ....
1605. het ton-ale ..... ..... ....
11. Gossa ton-aneso of locomot~ws nd tenders per' l~ooomtive-sile..
12. Ret ton-alles per loaded cam-sile .........
1). Cana~ie zettost
1 01. Peoeont leaded of toutl freight ea~lr-ie, east or north .
02.S Peroent loads of total freigt one-alles, west or south *
03 Prcent loades of total eight esp~miles, all streations* *
l)04. Peroeat east or north of total loaded right acanmiles. **
~14. *rAve gsa pr tsin-hour:
14-02. Gross ton-siles (exclu81a locomotives an tenders). **

15. Percent train-switobing hours at way satitons of total traia-bours', .


37715
38 055 284
25 536 527

65 591 811
63 591 811
65 090 497
501 314
63 594 317
1 640 986
12 95 452
66 530 755
40 765 311
25 765444


4 141 947
1 293 022

5 434 969
1 266 4 5 3
1 164 657
910 781
2 075 178
427457
637 944
1 065 401
1 592 114
1 548 665
5 140 779
63 867


10 175 844
143 9 57
7 177 877

17 495 650
74 874405
935 76 0
65 055 18 5

140 865 350
569 4 2
65 169 687
2 4 11 30 1
5 8 21 1
1 252 996


3 702 508


37 793
44 523 02 7
19 064 608
-

63 587 63
63 587 635
63 097 519
490116
63 589 678
1 803 58 6
1279 282
66 672 486
47 468 nt
19 203 855


4 587 656
577 623

5165 279
1 202 864
1 066 358
847 529
1 913887
442 350
641 714
1 0840 64
1 508 708
14 89243
2 997 951
63 523
2 45 4
7 84 6
11 512 737
131 11 7
5 590 630

17 234 484
80 172 277
729 81 9
49 984 76 5

130 886 861
586 06 5
59 378 85e
2 7 45 3 6
39 3 6
850 701


3 635427


225 378
225 170 957
14b 980 694
6 019 652
43 847
377 215 150
867 335
377 488 4 85
372 615 891
4 866 594
3774*10 609
16 407 559
29 0064 06
416 684 554
ase soa sts
152 690 846
7 586 311
45 7 a1
24 733140
8 684198
548 10
1 8 4 8
53 908 796
7 411187
7 904 736
6 415 216
14 519958
8 991452
45186 906
10 89616 8
10 942188
81 838 890
379 968
134 2 3

57 120 538
10 003 16 9
47 618 679
2 096 744
124 8*4 739
485 167 873
113 126 7 31
432 901 700
19 578 06 6
209440
990 9es exo
3 239 3 4
451 157 04 5
11 2 91 14 8
S3 59 4 O7
7 890 6j4 9
34 8 7 87
1 8 62
16 79 6
233506a4' f


224 754
266 521070
104 806 311
6 005 463
18 993
377 345 837
278 617
377 624 454
373 014 567
4 609 67
377 499 056
20 773 47 7
81 557368
419 630101
109 See 570
7 297 401

28 023 981
4 995 943
499 389
33 525 673
7 322 448
7 545 389
5 952 809
13 478198
3 019 364
4 717 979
7 737 343
10 564 753
10 650 786
21215 541
379 432
13 6 23
47 50 0
65 808188
20 697 77 O
35 047 566
8 141072
123 693 755
462 463 557
133 5316 8 2
313 484 422
19 694 157
87 815
949 261633
3 349 634
428) 665 490
13 2 37 2 4 O
3 8116 8 8
4 966 116
346 5 5 3
81 4
17 9 6 8
.'2 382 379


58 914
73 616 865
40 633 263
4 707 Set

10 184
118 968 135
116 698 954

119 065 804
9 854 932
9 001684
138 782 425
44 815400
5 493 712

9 086 863
4 066 50E
463142
13 615 910
8 884 882
2 733504
1 868 287
4 601793
747 762
1684 803
8 398565
3 501 2865
3 493 090
6 994 535
181832
163 7
10 0 64
26 809 08 3
41 5 81
11 906 612
1355115
38 511 131
188 506 597
98 230
116 527 91 5
14 961 84 5
560
sao 089 151
590 534
150 307 665
b 1 56 3 1
747 5
2 334 893
; 63 5 9 3
9 3 9
7 766 731


8088
17 368 772
2 027 981
422 24 3
.9 81
19 818 996
19 563683
2553513
19 869 571
1 182 36 7
1015 990
28 067 928
19 281912
2 178 710
607 906

1585951
264028
28 87 8
1 876 857
132 413
371524
487 232
858756
350 351
246443
596 794
721 875
733 675
1 455 550
20 376


7 327 670
463 791
260 590
8 072 051
65 966 232
4 384 536
1 702 84 3
72 053 611
7 4 5 8
38 856 387
1 05 9 5 5 9
125 142
27 6 2 4

1212 325


7 928
18 603 365
408 998
51 8553
-9 52
19 524 916
19 318 161
206 755
19 527 432 i
1 263 835
1 039 071
21 830 338
mo 6oa 4ae
413180
814 730

1 739729
80 89 3
314*9 8
1 852120
124 524
410 761
414 874
825 035
305 062
299121
604183
715 823
713 39
1 429 218
20002


7 583 553
54 911
359102
7 997 566
67 696 719
360 34 6
2 029 460
70 086 525
57 281
37 576 108
1 125 5 6
30 512
35 24 9

1191323


126 657
96 130 032
77 782 985
889 524
43 847
174 846 32 6
257 211
175 103 53 9
173 268 753
1 834 786
174 880 915
b 729 255
8 693 276
189 3034 4 6
107 442 340
80 530 692
1 284 693

9 988981
3 000 640
56191
1 24 8
12 981060
3 727 380
3 63904 9
3 146 976
6 784 02 5
1 445 862
2 017 716
3 463 578
5 080 911
5 166 692
10 247 603
173 887
26 9 87
14 409 95
17 817 91 1
as 068 399
464 03 9
60 769 609
95 820 63 9
112 098 7 4 1
246 934 060
2 913 37 8
206 880
457 975 69 8
2 042 18 1
196 823 36 3
2 6 6145 1
3 313 7 2 1
3 577 618
57 5 70
1 86 2
15 85 7
9 628 079


125 985
119 652 493
55 693 583
848 046
12 993
176 207 115
268 233
176 4 75348
174 643 652
1831696
176 248 372
7 005 685
9 205 889
192 459 946
133 587 636
57 659 955
1198 828
13 s 7
11312 563
1 915 876
655050
13 289 849
3 783 718
3 398 695
8 970 05 9
6 368 754
1494 950
2 007 084
3 502 034
4 893 645
4 977143
9 670 788
175 296
8 92 2
29 17 6
18 343 80o
20 524 98 7
20 253 409
426 958
59 5531 5
128 424 630
132 760 16 2
175 132 76 8
2 675 74 4
87 24 3
439 080 54 7
2 112 904
188 731549
3 5 68 5 9 2
3 7 67 12 4
2 467 892
55 6 4 0
81 4
17 01 8
9 8770 80


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2-02


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2-07
2-07
2-09


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31.5
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6,987
1.06
36.1
20.8
56.9
2.545
1,149
295
31.8
71.4
55.7
63.5
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16.9
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10,404
1.09
39.4
20.5
59.9
2,743
1,288
278
32t7
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59.4
15.3
41,216
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9,874
1.09
37.7
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59.7
1,233
280
32.7
77.5
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63.2
61.1
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40,269
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8.9
17,598
1.06
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51.5
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17.361
1.07
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3,628

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58.1
57.7
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24.2


6,329
1.03


2,233
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56.1
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38,046
18.8


6.1
5,755
1.03
30.3
47.5
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258
31.0
70.7
56.9
63.8
55.7
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39.1
20.0
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2,643
321
29.0
71.5
60.9
66.2
53.6
18.2
47,567
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1.04
36.5
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56.5

309
29.6
69.5

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

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10-0


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1 02



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* Exludes switohing time of Smi~n lwooootivsat initial and final terminals.
T he 1914 figures inolute eight mlonthel operations of the MIssouri Pacific R.R. Co. due to strike effootive september 9, 1949.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


U. L GOVERNMENT PRINTINGOFFICE:1951 O- 900184


Statemnut No. M.k-211 (08-A)


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
UBURAU OP TRAMINSPR SCONOMCS AND STgATWC


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of freight train statistice representing 131 railways 4
(SWITCHING; AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT












FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled froml 122 reports of treight trtai statistics represeting 131 railways
(SWIOcHNGl AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE (ONTH OF OCTOBER 1950 and 1949


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


r I .


591 0 1989 1950 1949 1950 1997 1950 1949 1950 1949





1
2-01
2-02
2-03
2-0~
2-09



2-07



2-08


2-09
901
9-03




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4-07


I


* Szaludes switehing time of etaU looosotives at alatiaI at 1l terrmina.
SThe 1949 figures exclude the Misseouri Pacific R. R. Co. vbish filed nlo report due to strike.


450 /10


ITEM


__ _


AGGRECATES
1. Miles of road operated at olose or onath ..........
2. Usria-riles (loaomotive-papelled rad motoroar trained :
2-01. Steam losometin-propelled tasina .......
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled tains .....
2-0). ElC~otrio looomotin--papelled trains. ...... .....
2-04. Other locomotive-propelled trrain .............



2-09. Liht .. .. .
3. Road loconotive-miles:
3-01. Prineips1 .. .. .. .
J*02. Heslper (exchtesr "B rand ta~iling *A' units). .......


0.Total, diesel-electrlo only .........
0.otal, *1sotrio only... .
otal, other (41***1 rad gasoline motor, and gas-e;tleor).
Tzla~r-switahinglooomotivestless
9*09. Steaaloomaotirs .. .. .
10I. Dioos*-olectria looomotivs.. ..... ....


}-14. Miles at't inil~tia nd fo termearls ineae in ites >1). .
O. Cawa~lles (thousants)s
4-01. Lost*A, east or north ...................
4-02. Loaded, west or south ..................
4-0).Loaded, total.. .. ..
r-0. Empty, est or north ....................

4-07. Lea~de sad empty., east or morthr ......
4-08. Leades sad empty, west or south ..............
4-09. Losss rand mpty, total ...................
II-10. Caboose. all direetions ........,
II-11. Passeagr oar~rylg cars, all distotion .... ..
4-12. Other passengectmria oars, all theaotions. .........
5. Gmros ton-ailes of seat looomotives rad tenders (thenoasns)t
01Coal-boraningsteamloeoootivs* .. .. .. .
il-burning steam looomotives ...............
.Diesel-electrio lecoomotive ..... ....
lethri looomotives. ..................

6. Greas ton-siles of oars, 'ooatn~lts, and embooses (thousands
~-1. total la ces1-buratag ateam loooastiwo tzwinr .....
~. Total in oil-bur~nin stem looomotIno trrins. .......
0 ). Total to diosel-eleetrie locomotive OraIns. ........
6* Total in electrio leoomnive ttains ............
6-05 Total in other looomotiv ns mo ororar trans. .......
6*6total inallf tnight tzins. .
6-07. Total or pasenger train oars and contents inoluted in' k-06
I. Met ton-ailes n lreee an onerevnue (thonaans .... ...
8. Usi-houra (inelating trsin-switehing hour at way stationsjl'
601.. Cooal-baratag aten losomtive-propelled tasias. .......
8-02. Oth-burning stena looomotive-propelled tsulas ....
t*O Diesel-elctria locomotive-ropelled tsias ........
I .Eletria looomotino-propelled trrins .....
605 Other locootntepropellle tzata ***.**.
8-07. Total tein-hoanrs .....................
AVERAGES
9. Avrages per atle of roat per days
9-01. Tlria-miles, ominary ..................
9-oR. set tea-miles .......................
1&1 ooomotivealles (prniaopal sad helpr)...........
1b0-0. Emtyoo fael t onwalles .................
10-04 Total twi t es>Mles (exolatta asboos) ... ..
1 -0. Oress tea-les1 (ezelating losometfIme sat testers),. ..
1 -. Met tea-ile ......* .....*
11. doswa ton-miles of losooetinr ran& tenders per~;dr ;4 leoeh-ll...
12. Met toadles per leaded eao e ... ... ...
1 01. Percent losset of tetal treight eomiles, east or aerth. .
1 Proent leases of total weight ear-ales, was or seat .
1F~ r. eoent le~ade of total fright es>Mles, all tavte. .
1 -0. Peroeat east or aerth of total leaded famight onwalee *
14). Ave ar per traimbeart1
1 08. Gross tea-siles (ezelaina loboomLotie sat tea~re). *
15* >*:**.5 trsin-switchins~Ou hert ** ar vason or total taona-hourst. .


225 166
28 364 8667
18 946 181
746 074
11 4 O 4
48 068 52 8
32 24 4
48100 772
47 467 361
633411
48 091 95 5
3 375 241
2 567 994
53 035 19 0
32 5oa43s
19 812 701
902 461
11 5 8
3125 819
1 237 6 5 7
63 71S
4 427 321
965385
1043 962
864 657
1908595
375 713
564 982
940 695
1419 675
1429 615
2 849 294
48 3 2 7
2.8 8 8
3 95 5
7 290 400
2 318 080
6 069 414
257 90 8
Boxe
15 938 828
56 875 158
15 8 57 2 5 7
57 015 841
2492 530
53 7 es
1316 94 565
345 255
68 016 98 5
1 4 38 3 5 5
4 39 4 5 7
9 80 2 34
44 59 6
4 26
2 14 6
2 905 21


818 564
25 014 262
13 364 155
575 293
6 6 90
38 960 399
38 6 3 O
38 99 029
38 568 986
484103
36 976 506
1 683 161
2053869
42 713 536
13 983 477
679 973

S782 379
705 363
55 389
3 483 227
750 862
857 335
681 854
145918
857 84
469 86
727 70
1095 17
1 09171
2 186 896
39 531 3
1 8 O1
4 47 4
5530656
8 546 03 9
4 391 25 4
195 124
1799

37 540 957
16 138 90 1
5p 443 997
1719 438
a4 5 7
94 867 666
549 242
40 564 161
1 118 15 5
4 64 93 9
4 47 3 7
385 2 O
3 32
2 094
8 865 417


52 090
9 196 411
5 185 44 5
574 068
14 956 421
1 47 4
14 957 597
14 666 895
290702
14 969 954
1250 614
1165 491
17 306 59
5 684 404
670589

1113186
574 864
58 472 i
17 40124
293 912
355 914
245 06 3
600 Q77
90 L84
SOS 134
292 256
446 38
893 835
15 8 7 8


3164442
4144
1 516 74 8
164 613
4 850 141
24 626 321
5 3 30
15 286 872
1 877 05 8
4 8
417 95 62 9
59 08 6
20 366 05 6
6 54 6 3
4 3
310 7 6
533 3
10
999 27 4


53 010
6 597 4 84
3 917 728
456 50g
10 971 782
10 978 901
10 828 365
144 536
10 980 002
707 6;1
8115355
12 499 214
7 7aos 83
4 202 687
515692

899 083
339181
46 944
1 885206
209 610
260 351
168 039
428 390
62 062
157 914
819 976
522 413
325 953
648 366
11 2 8


2144 283
1169 273
133 824
3451505
14 773 347
11413 361
1340 397
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27 532774
61 64 5
11 784 944
4 39 7 87
212 4 2 3
24 6 8 $
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677 704


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46 001

25584 94
2 516 410
36 084
i.559 246
129179
124 888
2 813307
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399125
48 249

207353
35 790
3121
246 864
17 888
49 575
66 548
115 983
50 784
31 952
88 676
100 099
98 500
198 599
2 6 81
4 1
909 645
107 887
86 716
1043588
86 61289
0 44 456
193 448
9699193
4 461
5 423 500


Sa 10 9


158 1155


8 092
1 247 875
105 370
13 812
L S67 065
15367 065
1 558 673

1571594
57 545
50 498
1 479 437
1ss41st
111 081
14 255

106 867
19 299
981
187 087
4 684
27 051
18 478
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8 110
15 248
83 358
35 141
33 ra
68 867
1 412
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482 769
15 880
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506114
8 834 414
100 383
54 476
8 969 213
6 037
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75 976


37 654
4 1828 62 5
3 373 55 3

7 502 178
7 5081r78
7 440 34 0
61 638
7 502 544
177 937
154 780
7 835 20 3
4 42438 4
3 410 819


467 196
201 964

669 168
150 650
142 692
117 568
260 260
48 833
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124 545
191585
193 280
384 605



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9 865
918 2529

2 049 544
8 716 894
88 1 7
6 784 781

17 589 808
54 710
6 363 08 9
8 68 96 6
2 2 26
174 90 6


446 100


37 612
4 019 184
2 439 712

6 458 900
6 458 900
6410 314
48 584
6458 542
182 982
115445
6 696 973
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2 455 934


438 665
88 824

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118 839
111 805
99 826
211631
44 357
54 024
98 381
156 162
153 850
310 012



1010 439
19 916
696 874

1787 289
7 085 935
153 0 9 5
6 328 364

13 559 392
48 979
6 170 94 3
252 8 67
4 80 4
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126 534
12: 915 471
10 005 05 C
11 4O t
29 057 4 5 L
23 088 502
2t 843 714
244 781
2 0 60 20 5
817 312
1122 901
25 000 422
10 318 355
183 623
11 68 5
1 338 084
425 635
7 92
17 71771
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495 981
435 45E
931435
1 860 3 2
255184
441814
682 013
690 642
13 72 655
22 8 7 4
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8 095 172
i: 304 071
3 526 914
66375 7
sole
7 995 555
14 070 454
15 163 60 0
31 899 732
488 014
53 7 4 1
6i; 09 941
229 998
27 864 340
381 4 3
4 36 79 4
4 72 4 5 4
658 5
4 2 4
2 041
1301 681


119 849
13 149 714
6 901 337
104 978
20 162 713
31 4 5
80 194163
19 971572
222 591
20 166 568
794 953
1 076 38 7
22 037 906 8
14 727170
7153 835
150 026

1277 764
258 059
7 524
1 543 443
417 729
438 148
335 511
773 659
143 314
242 678
385 992
581468
578 189
1159 651
20 16 7
133 5
2 77 O
1893164
2 521 998
2 509 227
53 835
1799
6 980 083
12 849 263 5
15 980 20 7
81607 949
344 55p
24 5 O9
50 806 487
238 5as
21 849 330
357 3 9 9
4 59 4 4 O
313 7 3 7
6 94 O
3 3 2
1980
1139 828


6.8
9,8e5
1.05
40.2
19.8
60.0
2 774
1,307
301
32.5


67.0

16.6
45,330
19.9


5.7
5,987
1.04
37.8
18.9
56.7
2,460
1.052
297
27.8
76.5
57.0
66.7
57.4
17.2
41,877
20.1


8.9
12,418
1.09
41.0
19.9
60.9
2,850
1,389
279
33.9
79.8
56.8
59.2
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41,826
24(.1


6.6
7,171
1.07
39.6
20.3
59.9
2,54(3
1,088
276
27.5
80.8

60.8
16.2
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26.5


5.4
5.417
1.05
33.5
17.2
50.7
2,185
1,ooo
342
29.9
76.9
54.8
66.1
59.4
18.0
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26.9


6.4
7,165
1.02
35.o
16.7
51.7
2.364
1,124
262
32.1
74.5
60.8
67.6
54.8
16.8
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19.4


10.1
21,671
1.95
46.1
32.8
78.9
3,934
2,155
371
46.8

49.3
67.6
58.4
42.6
16.1
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21.1


5.5
5,292
1.02
33.0
48.4
2,115
963
258
29.2
71.6
64.9
68.3
52.8
17.4
36.459
18.3


5.8
7,103
1.03
40.8
19.3
60.1
2,732
1,220
320
29.9
72.7
63.1
67.9
53.2
17.7
47,946
16.2


5.4
5,719
1.04
38.8
19.3
58.1
2,544
1,o64
317
27.5
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17.7
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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of freight train statistics representing 131 railways
(SWITCHING AND T TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TEN M(ONTHLI ENDED WITH OCTOBER 1950 and 1949

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTSS REGION SOUTHERIJ REGION NO.
1950 91(9 9 1950 1949 19po 1949 1950 19r49 19094
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of oand oplrated at olose or onath #. .z ..... 25 571 224 3 4) 52 916( 53 04 41 8 08 7 94 51 37 70O 81 37 7741 126 64 6( 125 37 1 i
2. a0a-s adoulocomotive-p~Ppelle d satoroa taie . .. .. 853 535 884~ 291 535 5331 82 613 ZBC( 90339 66 9 19 49515 19 8518401 48 18 90 9 48 5482151 109 045 503( 13 802 20 2-01
2-02. Diesel-e~letric loacomotive-propelled twaina .. .. 164 926 891 118 170 466 45 818 706 33 556 850 2 410 114 514 374 28 910 080 21 504 380 87 787 991 62 594 920 2-00
2-0 Electrio looomotive-prpelled Meta. .. .. .. .. .. 6 765 7 2 6 6 5 BO 7S 5 2 88 4 5 5 101 37 3 468 24 4 56 36 5- 1 015 0 3 953 01 82
2-~ .D 11Dt-Pl tn e.............. 485 88365 416506 86 133 914436 128899892 28 37149C 80 891981 71 09 989 70 046 55 197 903 53 196 569 883 -0
2-. ototmarcpsepelled twrin 2 99 5 7 9 11 2 4 7 11 3 O 11 5 6 4 88 2 7 S E99 6e 8 3 2
2-07.Total trai-ales................. 4255183 273 16 617 483 133 92s736 189 009 45 E S28i49C2 O89palP 71 09399 7'0 046535 198 19805E9 196 669 511 2-07
2-8.rdiar................ 480 083 26E 411583 493 153 59 852 136783 600 82080 093 20 676 834 70 550 37 69 50785 196os112 485 194 615 22 2*08
2-09. Light. ..... .... .... 5 500 005 5 033 990 2565 88 3 22 8585 291 397 815147 563158 538 700 2079 573 2054 287 2-09
3. odeaadi lle:,, ,. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 25 502 564 416 475 562 134 035 70 189113576 818 8 717 80 898 886 71096 883 70048 201 197 941184 196 14 940 0
3-0. Helper (exolubes 'B and tmlig unite)* * 20 782 780 28 456 638 11 105 74 11 408 052 1 511 54 6 1l 381 8 1 818 98 1 926 568 6 546 566 7 800 638 0
03Lidt................. 83 374 400 23 611437 10 967179 10 844pa 12140 872 1089549 1450172 1594 67 9 816177 10 282 276 0
04totalIoomortin-siles............ 469 659 744 462 543 637 156 108 684 151366549 84881 55 255309 77 74 565 95 73 369 459 214 50 867 214 49785 3-0
3-o5.ol, steamonly ................... ... Ose eto715 asasst 2I oo10044 579 tooasIv 4 7 214724 at56e 45tooaS 8 6 51 709 vo 181 929 196 14e314eo 3-
06Total, diesel-electri oaly......... 178 502 947 123 313 047 49 899 04 36 315 267 8577 855 84801 29 176 265 21 659789 90 849 045 64813 790-6
07 otal, electrio only. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. ... 8 288 772 7 977 374 6 164 301 5 799 535 656 15 828 985 468 316 1348 85 3-07
08.Total, other (diesl cand gasoline motor, and gamelectrio). 57 310 20 40 --- 57 310 20 404 3-0
Train-switoah Inoacautive-milest
t_-09I.Steamocomotins................. 27 860 95 30 746 360 10 199447 112831161 17913041 18465961 46091451 5026381I 11 2610651 18590 32 ).09
0.Diesel-electrio lomootivs... ..... 9 861 855 5 701306 4 640 774 2 760 73 299016 100192 1 494 988 666 447 3 426 275 2 173 935 3-10
F11. E1*otrilo oaaiomon ....... .. 611 9 91 554778 5'1581 459 785 31 999 32 419 64 11 625e74 1
i2. Other lo~oomotivI (dinl eat goeoue meter, am& pe-latrie) .. 1 3 74 6 45 6* .1 3 7 46 45 6 12
13.ok1.................... 3336 117 37 008 900 15 356 034 145C03 633 81I181 1 979 807 6104 15 5 692 768 14 752 85 14 833 2921
14lr. Miio a t initl and fnaul terrmisal inolated ia Item ).*). 8 376 512 8 0 73 310 2 5 78 4 93 2 420 952 150 241 129 808 1 417 103 1 321 705 4 230 675 4 801 44 7
O. Capcailes (thousands)e
4-01. Leated, eat or north .. .. ... .. ... 8 948 697 t 382 784 3 089 41 i 989 926 420 89S( 437 792~ 1 307 34 9 1 178 16 3 4 13103 01 3 836 84 31 401
4-02. Losted,wst orsouth .................... 7 279 852 6554 663 2113350 1 868986 553780 452 75 10288280 947 55 3 584 4 4 3 305s70 I-02
4-0) Loaded, total .................... 16 228 54 9 14 937387 5 202 76 s 4 798 912 974 679 870544 2 535 637 2 125 518 7715464 7 142 413 4-0
04Epty,*steor north ......... 3367 145 3277 807 857886 839 064 401075 513172 476 290 486 707 1631 89 1 638 264 -0
4-05 mpty~, west or south ............. .. .. 5 091B 88 95187 843 1 886 937 1 927 974 878 55 514369 713 656 695 738 2 272 900 Z i49 762 t@0
LO.Epty, total ................ 8459 0 3 84*65050 2 684 82 2 7670O30 679 470 627541 11i89 946 1182 445 3904 7 9 36ae2 4
4-07 Leate sad empty, east or north .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 18 315 84 2 11 659 931 3 947 305 3 768 990 821974 750 6 1 783 659 1664 870 B 762 984 5 475 107 r-07
4-0. osta and empty, wet or soulth ... .. .. .. .. 18 371 740 11 748 506 3 940 287 3 796 960 85 175 747 81 1 741 944 1643 093 5 857 334 5 555 332 4-0
4-09. Laded andempty, totaL.......... 24 687 58 23 40837 7 887592O 7 65 950 165149 1t498 085 3 585583 330796 11620251 11 030 439 409
4-10. Caboose, all direetione 428 279 418 744 137 11 131893 88 997 21413 71417 69 975 196 755 195 463 410
411. Passenger oarrying cars, all diamotions .. . 31 01 5 4 2 51 1 7 8 71 8 6 86 3s 8 8 7 11 2 71 o 10 5 5 0257411
4-12. Other pasengen~tzh ears, al l thoti0as. .. .. 4 915 4 51 97 4 11 0 8 10 88 84 66 70 7 8188 8 4 3 29 41 31 94 6 4i1
901to Coa Abrng ster a vasti~r tener (houans.. .. 64 410 94 2 71 338 84 3 2d 373 526 30 506 901 8 837 31 5 8 066 32 21 11 294 9941 12 e52 1761 16 505 10 7 20 236 444 0
.Oil-burning steam loboootives ... .. ... ... SO 320 783 23 243 809 44 93v 45791 53 802 151033 20 181982 23 046 985 0
J.Diesel-electrio locomotive ....... 53 682 092 39 438 880 13 425 353 10 317 889 571016 70 791 8 096 406 6 287 504 31 589 315 22 762 636 0
04.Eletrie looosotive... ..... .. 2 354 652 2 336196 1 516 98 8 i 488 836 507 306 366 567- 530 418 480 793 0
05 ther locoastine..... ...... 15153 4 95 526 14627 4 954 0
W. otal .. . .. ................ 140 783 562 136 356 622 43 361 872 42 359 417 9 115 659 8 503 680 19 545 202 18 961 713 68 761*44 66 831 812 -0
6. Gross ton-miles of oneo, oostents, and mbaoose (thousests):
01O. Total in coal-buratag stous ooomotive tzaine .. . 482 043035 1 580 004 5141 213 132 918l z20 943 27 6 74 627 581 70 551133 83 591 295 87 256 2101 110 691 29Y 141 273 89 3 6-01
-02. Total in oil-barning stea looomotiv tlrins. .. ... 188 363 98 6149 670 563 97 56O 47 300 1 023 887 888 914 127 262 541 148 740 369 6-0
6-03. Totl in dies*1-electrie DI~ oootnivena. .. .. .. .. 489 917 541 358 928 420 131 814 791 99 419 904 5 488 992 460 669 73 839 966 56 307 18 9 28 833 792 196 740 71860
60.Total in electria locoastive tasias .. . .... 22 070 586 21413 589 16 838 903 16 3e9 350 1 896 891 2 063 936 3 35 392 3 020 30360
0.Total in other iaoootive an a mtoroar ntrasn . ... ae3 2a 11a s 6 o 6 4 a- 26s 6 2 1 11 7 5 6o
6-06 Total in all fadreih train . ........... 1128 678375 1 044 129 500 361 884 780 336 740 474 81 958 804 730l55738 158 4551 1~44446 253 20 385 635 489 887 03 -o
6-07. Total or passenger train ear and contents knolated In 6-06 3 5 84 6 4 O1 3 698 87 6 64 94 1 0 655 O 2 91 41 91 65 31 6 at 13 2 6 35 0 4 4 a 72 17 s 3 45 4 8 5 607
7. Met ton-siles, rewnue cana Doarnune (thoousad) .. .. .. .. 513 174 030 469 249 65 170 673 7 2 154 783 919 44 279 887 38 95 052 73 532 716 65 549 801 224 687 702 209 B 980 7
8,Tamia-ours (inelating tamia-switohia5 hours at way stations)s
8-01. Coal-b~marn steam looomotive-propelled tralas. *....* 12 729 4 9 14 355 393 5 813 46 6 2?37 50 7( 198 87 1 1 193 662 2 6 80 26 7 2 998 2 3 3 042 890l 3 985 991 8-01
68-02 011-buratag steam loocoative-propelled t usias ** 3 798 7 64 4 2 76 6 2 71 7 8 10 5 6 899 40 4 3 7 4 1 64 3 750 517 4 2 86 5 6 4 -08
8-03. DIsel-electrio locomotive-ropelled tai .. .. 270 8 8 3 5 615 4 9 5 i 6 45 6l 5 831 4 34 147 8 51 37 4 9 31 4 87 9 0 4 964 9 3 9 4 0 50 0 7 2 2 781 68 2 8
8- L~ootrio locomotive-propelled trrins 3 95 3 8 3 379 0 7 3 296 93 2 80 3 4 9 03 6 1*4 4--66 0 9 562 5 8 80
60.Other locomotive-propelled tzaias * 2 3 8 1 14 610 0-. 2 2 8 E 1 80
8-06 Motornam~propelled tzata *...... ********1894 2 20 06 2 1 0~~ 4 10 6 4-- 17 8 9 8 1 99 8 8-0
6*07. Total tzein-hours........,............ 25813 8571 24647 796 6 76500 9 8556 253 1370 40 1 26 299 41*8 608 4007 33 10 929760 11 016 908 8-0
AVERAGES
9. Avenges per mile of 208& per days
9*01. Tzein-miles, ordinr ..... ..... 6.1 6.0 8.2 7.9 9.0 8.6 6.2 6.1 5.1 5.1 9-01
9-02. Met ton-siles .. .. .. .. .. . 7,491 6,887 10,614 9,599 18,011 16,120 6,415 5,708 5,836 5.509 9-EL
10. Avezege per tral-mle (ezelrlatng liht tzata):
10.Locomotive-miles (principal and helper)* .. .05 1.05 1.09 1.09 1.06 1.06 1.03 1.03 1.03 1.04 0
10-02. Leaded trai ht ear-Mi~s . ... .. ..... 38.6 36.3 )9.6 37.9 46. 4.1 33.1 30.6 39.4r 36.7 10.*08
10-03. Empty fret t eawiles......... 20.2 20.6 20.4 21.8 30.8 30.4 16.9 17.0 19.9 20.0 10-
1004 otlfrst aale (xleta mbee) ... .. 58856.9 60.0 59.7 74.9 72.5 50.0 47.6 59.3 56.7
1005 oes sn-ils (otatin (Iloc~yomortrs an ter) . 2,6738 2,537 2,755 2,65~6 3,712 3,533 2,247) 2,078 2,654 2,517 thos
1%06. Wat tea-siles ,222 1,140 1,299 1,221 2,005 1,883 1,043 943 1,146g 1,07910
11. Gross ton-miles of looomotinr sat tenders per locomotive-aie*. 300 295 278 280 366i 365 263 258 321 310 11
12. Met ton-alles per laoede cap- .. .. .. ... .. .. .. 31.6 31.1 32.8 32.3 45.4 4c.7 31.5 30.8 29.1 29.4( 12
13. Cawlcnle retiess
10.Proeont laoatd of total fright eas-mles. east or erth 7.7 71.9 78.3e3 77.7 51.2 58.3 73.3 70.8 71.7 70.1 10
1 Persat loated of tetal highl/t ear-Mles, westorouth .o 58.8 55.8 563.6 49.2 66.5 57.9 59.0 57.7 61.2 59.5
1 ercnt lade of ota heiht smans, ll anetons.. 6.7 6.8 6.063.45. 58.1 66.2 64.3 66.4 64.8
1 Proent east or morth of total leaded twijght ea~r-Mes .* 5. 56.1 59.4 61 3250.3 56.0 55.4 53.5 53.7
14. Areasses per trat-beart
140.Tamia-miles . ............. ... 16.9 16.9 15 .3 15.4 16.3 16517.1 17.5 18117.9 1 "E
14-02. Gross ton-Mles (elo~lasn laorootives sat teasess). * 44,526 42,362 41,287 40,298 59,799 57,64~7 38,195 36,045 47,612 44,467 ICQ
15. Pezeent tasia-switching hours at way stations of total tzata-hearetr 19.8 19.6 21i.3 24.1 24.0 24.3 18.8 18.2 16.0 16.1 l


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* Exludes switehing time ot trrin looomotiner at nLatal and risa te> Maal.
SThe 1949 figures include eight months' opelratons of the Missouri Patifia R.R. Co. due to strike erreotive September 9,1949.
#Y Represents an verarge of the mileage reported at the olose of each aonth within the period.


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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWRAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
co~pled frm 13 reports ot freight trata statiotas rpeunnar 131 ranways
(SWITCHING AND 'TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
10B THE Ia )WrHO moVEtRR 1950 anda 1949
SOUTHERN DISTIUCT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRIT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONT IS REGION SOUTHERIT REGION NO.
l950 Ipr 949 1s was as 1949 1950 1949g Ip30 19a

1. Mles of road oporoted at elo** or anath .a .o .I ..... 250 5466 58 895l 530 8o 10721 8 09 71 7 6511 57 59sl 126 484l 186 871 1
2. T~rea-les (loosacti-propelled ans motoroar troine):
2-01. Stema leoPtive-propelled tsmaso * 25 619 1 4 86 047 863) 8 307 57 1 7 457 7 8 1 912 8 d 1 90344*9 3905 8 3( 4 551 441 11492 o441 12 33 191 2-01
2-02. Dies*1electro lecomotive-propelled traina ,. .... 18 395 58 13 778 78 4 937 98 3 889 58 356 034 151 961 3 406 780 2 405 94 9 694 592 7 5333 279 2-02
8* Eethri loaosetir-propellle treats 618 6103 5394 4751 520461 0098 1083 519
Pa ,0TMM1 m orlropll M~U ************** 44 68863 40 448930 13 769338 11 814689 8308550 8 104 871 73165 6 715540 218986 8 197173 0
otoresepampelled traina .,, 34 07 Is 33 T 1 02 8 1a 0 --S0 5 3 8a 5 42-
,-OTot tset-ale.......************** 4781388 40 48880 13 r7730) 11815s70s 1 308550 210487 73163 6 ~ t 755405 21 329 35 19 80622 27
E-BOrdisay. .............******* 44 ia1838 59986 687 13 50614 11818 88ee e 81339 2070 15 7 50 017 66980o30 21 091036 19 6070828
2-09.LIghat ....................... 598 850 58558 264 880 I 3448 87 811 4 62 61 57 37 238 80 199 167 e-0
). Ioad looaomoive-niles
.Pri neialp .., ,,...,...... ......... ... 44 7303401 40468518( 13 77950 11I i88519 2 8316 8101 8109 854 7 54 674( 6755 665( 81299 34 19 77808 0 1
elrouo (ecas B and tmiling 'A' units). . 007 011 80386 OSI 103 7 999 est 115 988 14 4 156564 174 337 697 9161 781048 0
.Lt ... ....... ... ......, 8 35188 8818ar49e 1044348 974 713 114 686 118 98 7 n 1875 137 664 0*4 417 993 192 0
.T oooastn-tles-~r.......... 49 089 571 4485 668 15862593 13 799 978 8545*84 8365 78E 7 639 41 7 067 66 230461 81 2149822 04*
.Total, teamonl ..,................. 890o10707 89 568685 845307 9046843 8128 927 8190 4183610ia 4 648720 12 858863I 1747 3900
.Total, Oesel-eleetrie oly........ 198271 I 7 144*00 88 5 40906 4818al170 375 610 a 1616 3450 s 248494 10 030642 75196109 0
Tta, electro only. . . . .. . 79811 495 YSS 87 a0824 I53 55 40 947 74 941 149384 145 37 0
Ttal, ether (diesel osa gasoline motor, and gae**1elotre) 8 85 84 8 85 56 6 0
Trai-settabia looosotivetless
.Bteu looosDtins.................. 8885165 898335rel 1011l304 998o4641 1909 182I st4141 45587 8 502181l 1 22502 6 1 876 2 7S
.Diesel-electrio loeomotive ..... . 181 995 713 680 558 830 54370s 32 683 22 024 211461 92771 417 628 855 116
lootrie lo~oIiromts 8 865 55 638 49 691 431 a 607 2 915 6 571 7 404 1
1.Other iOleaOtive (Alstsa po Coline mter, adgpliie 12 114 --1 114 1
13.Tok1l ..... ..... .. ... ... ..... .. ... 4 156210 3798 7701 1613885 1381552I 826857q 207 355 Ba7353l 59495 ll6493451 153815 13
14. cie t initial and flaal teransni isolated i tio s )-l) .i 911p 808 847 273 13 289 203 16 50 4 14 967 152 960 155 636 469 30 483 02 1
1. Ca MiLes (thousands)l
1~. Londed, east or aerth ................... 985 7011 887 814I 311178 877 186~ 44 4080 59 810~ 136 54 61 115 425 433 57 394 811 401
4-0. Looades, west or south ,. .......... 770000 s58 554~ 814 78 2 171 634 55a 407 47 862 109 52 71 96 35 390 883 388 717 l-02
tk03o~. mM4,MA ....................... 1495901 1465770 52595 448**8041 99 815 87672 24607I 8117~66 82385 7~l17 588&
4*L.Epty, east or aerth .. .. .. .. .L .s 5484 630 8105E 70 S! 48 415 28 881 47 897 49013 184094 15147140
.8mty,wast ~ orsUh ............ Stap20 5185 183380Q 16869 88 21951 887001 7194~51 61704 829400 853s s 4o
Epty total 67 784 811 83 264 43t 258 955 70 610 57 581 119 84 2 11 717 413 494 404 730 o
4-07 rpmae d mpIty, *ast or aor . . . .. 1 880 56 8 1186 8*46 398 830 547 431 86 883f 68 691 218 841 51 14 ~442 617 66 91 546 28 40
%Q.Leaed ands epty, west or south. .. .... ... 1 .s .z 18 920o 10 0 398 62 340 San a s 60 76 562 181478 158 041 619 68 575 97640
LO$.L~oaded andmptyroa.......... foS6113485 2877 75 790398 68775 17042 145852 3653151 522485 1 23735 2 lisass 4-0
4-10. Caboose. all directions ........ 501S 4 7 e 14 11 la 14 2 56 2 16 7 59 O 6 77 92114 719 6 g 41
C611, passear oarryingO orrs, al direotions .. .. 1 19141 1 5 4 Oel b ~ 8 1 18 sra 2 2356 1 37 31 091 i-11
4-12. Other passeapr-traa ears, all theetions. ,. .. .. 5 9 4 7 4 1 0 31 llO 1 4 4 63 51 7 8 as 22 31 2 42 h -1
5. Glrea ton-mlesr of sust looomotives and tenders (theassass)s
01.oal-tgarningstesalooomotives* ............... 644488 20) 6 295 8717 82 2 582Iy z11 7 7 5 883084 798 101 1 05078 51 11251 1 1 768 23 7 1 860817
.Oil-burning steam looomotives ... .. .. ... a 133 974 2 808 STE S 9 780 13 631 86 354 I 116 951 2 178 244 0
.Diesel-electrieleoomotis.......... 49151976 4 56846: I146762 1 18156 99 405 28771 92018 686855 2 3 439 627 2668890
lret~r looomotives. .................... 885308 883 38 149 927 137 535 88 545 35 644 52 886 52 141
.0ther looomotives.... ...... ......... 2891 848---* 2291 842
.NW1l........................ 14 741763 13893 88 4 432 19 383 662 941503 860519 1 984 597 1837710 7 379 938 6760 95
6. Gross tea-Mles of ears, oostents, and cabooses (theasnds):
j-1. Total in eeal-bulratg steaa loooastive tt~ain . .. 48 415 0101 45 846 8041 81 299 885 18 879 914 7 565 957 6I 994 015l 7 94536 7 8 084 11 11 804 97 12 5467611 601
M~. Total in oil-borning stea loooastin trals ... ... 13 485 19 13 815 98 & 74 4 76 117 70 6 808 16 13 301 74 a 9 is08 993 6-0
03. Total in dil.sel-electrie lDoOomotv stans.. .... I 53 98 80 40 177 pa6 13 928 62 r P187 7 57 935 86 5 76 581 8 699 850 6 116 94 8 0 65 06 e a 606 700 6-0
6-4 otal in electrio looomotive trine ,. .......... 2 BA S 017 2 089 Apt 1 675 99 15 1 SO 95 164 5 8 194 8 4- 319 50 352 54 760
: Total la other loe0oomov sa motoroatr Mai .. ... 10g ilTS 1 a 815158 9 5 2 5 9
.Total inalitrarta tronin........... 1179601008 10108 853 36 907 70< 31064 435 8465 745 7365 45 16768385 14545238 55 830834 49 118730
M07. Total of passener train ears and contents Lnoola4* in $*06 338 939 S 51 4 871 68 8 7 88 p4 4 0 11 4 8 8 16 Be48 59 8 2 5 216 17 0 03 7 71 6*0
7. et ton-siles revent neantaenvernue (thousands) ........ 54 817 09 4603683211 17 seses4 14 47s ss: 4 ss zoa 4016478 8 7962acos see7se a6~ e* oss s33 o alase 7
8. miahears (Inolating traasw~itching hears at way stations)l
8-01. Deal-baratag steam looomotive-propelld tzats.. .. 1 298 068 1881ae04E 595s 51 ss 5177 121316z 117 995 857 926 277 932 323 50 355 40 80
8-08. 011-burning steam looomotive-panelled tfanta .... 40 577 417 7680 415 50l -1 -I 8 96 a 6 501 397 19 6 410 965 8-08
6*03 Dies*1-electro looomotive-passehes trains ...... 944 885I 657 834 294 58C 814 8061 19 931l 9 594 175 640 113 586 454 874 519 5068-
IiOo.Eetrio looomotive-prope~llet hmia ** ** 38 10 37 29312 25 464 8e 31 605 6 591 6 646*
~: Ohrootv-rple sls. .,,~ ., .. .. .. .31 151 -I -I -I -I 311 158
Mtores~p~p 11e4 Stains .. .....*18 S 2r a1 8 a Ig 008014$
b07.T otal tral-b~ ar... ............ 2 68418 83903 919 oo o712( 778052$ 1J56561 13099 8 43658 5ea 97 75a9 1 18438 1 i i095 227 807
AVERAGE
9. AvuaCre per mle of seat per days
9-1. Tsain-alles olstanz .. .. .. .. ... .. .. .... 6.5 5.9 8.5 ?*3 9.*4 1.5 6. 59 5.6 5a90
9-ca, set tea-attes . .. .. ... ,117 6,ao> 11,oel 9,1o3 18,914 16.700 7,ob9 5,929 6.5075,09-
1001.6; P oootive-sle (priospal an heler* *~ .510 .o8 1.o9 1.05 Lo?7 ios 1.o3 1.o3 1.04r 10-01
10.08 ~~. aefa a-iles. .. .. .. .. .. .. 843. 8.9 38. 43.8 42.4 33. 3163913661-08

1004 Ttl otowtes(ze ebos)*** 8. 7.0 585 9.4 74.7 70.2 50.4 48.1 58.757.2
1~a .,, Grees.,, te-ale (zeaia l to tender). ** 267 2.550 2,733 2623,711 3.5~8 2,312 2,r11 6725510a
etta-~e ... ... *** *** *** ,221,252 1,302 1,250 2,000 1,959 1,098 998 1,171 1,06210y
11. GOss ton-sles of loooaotives ad tenders per leometlw-M1** m 300 29 29 7 371 364 ad 60 320 315 Il
22. Met tea-atise per loddsset~ one-mil*.,,,, 2.3 3143.43. 5.9 463 2.4 31.6 30.0 29.0 Il
.~1 eresalt leades or total traigt onemales, east or aerth 72.3 73**( 79.3 79.8 561.1 58.o 74.3 70.2 70. .3
Pnsntleas o toaltrigt wnse wet r eah doo 5.5539 0. 6.3 62.5 60.4 61.06.050
LM. eroeaot leoase of total roijgt ear-alles a~l l atttons. 66.1 4. 66.5 6. 86 d~ 746. 666*
.)$ Prorent eas or morth of total leaded freight ear-milese* 54.6 56.4 59.2 61.8 4.5 45.4 55.5 54552.6 55.o
14. Ave aper eta-hows
1 1. Tlrai-ales .... .. .. ......... 1.7 16.9 15.o 15.3 ~ 16.1 16116.8) 17.0 La.o 18.1 14-0
14-02. Gross tobnles (exolublag looomotives eat testers). 43.9*9 42.558 40,130 402658,970 56,228 38.399 36,o60 47.139 44,925 14-05
15. Pezeent tania-switching herrs at way s~toatta of total traia-hearet 20.1 20p.j a.3 24.9 24.4 24.5 1 9.6 19.2 16.6 17.0 18

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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAIllWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of freight train statistion repress ating 131 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR EIEVEN M{ONTHS ENDED WITEI NOEMBER 1950 and i949

SOUTHERN DISTRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
195o 1949 190 949 1950 1949 1950 194(9 195o 1949
AGGREGATES
1. Mile ofrona opezated at loseoranaoth#......... 22$ 3 61 225361 52 915( 53040( 8086 7 95 8 37 70 3 37 7 81 126 632z 126 7801 1
2. Tlmia-alles (looomotive-propelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Itema looomotive-pmpelled trains 279 154 97 81 317 927 4501 91 120 651I 97 797 451 21 406 4 8 21 754 689 46 089 762 52 893 656 120 538147 145 481654 2-01
2-02. DIe**1-eleotrio loooactive-propelled trains ...... 183 382 280 132 125 5(5 50 756 6s 37 446 376 2 766 14 666 337 32 316 860 23 908 282 97 482 583 70 104 59C 2-08
~2-03. Eetro l~osomtiepropelle tzata. .. .... 7 489 85 8 7 199 789 5 8064 3 5 568 754 507 4 74 57 826- 1 115 950 1 055 2092
20.Other looomptive-propelled trans ..... 63 885 28 993 63 885 22 99 2
2-:05.Ttal loooalrstiepoelled tasis .. .. .. ... 469 971001 457 275 817 1471 683 77 10 812 581 24680 040 22 996 852 78 406~ 48 801 938 219 200 565 816 066444 20
l-6 otolear-pampelled trains .. .. 333 6 54 344 52 1 12 3 22 12 5 8 4- 321 3 3 331 937 0
2-OF. Total tzeimmiles . ............ .. 470 504 65 457 480338 147 696096 140 825165 24 6004 02 996852 78 406 62 76 801 938 19 521 897 216 99638 2-
2-08.0~rdia.... ... ........ 464 211916 452 097081 144 865 992 138 364 88 24 5614 3 2 2747149 77 780 854 76 20 865 217 203 63 214 7391632-
-09. Light................. 6 09 739 5 563 57 2 830 103 2 460 881 18 606 249 7031 625 7 8 5 96 07 3 2 18 26 01 2572001 e-09
). Iload looosotive-alles
M*O.Prinoipal .......................... 4708932 904 4574647871 14781526E 140939167 2474562 23008080 78431557 76 803 885 219240O472 216113 59 0
3-2. Ielper (exoludoes8a~na traling'A: units)..... 22 789 79 24 506493 12 1*4448 12 407720 1 42555 1 46498 1 975 287 2100 90 7 24482 8 532884 0
.o tlooomotive-atles... .....**.. .. ... 516 748 915 507 814 029 171 971 277 165 166 521 27 486 719 25 675 560 82 005 371 80 437125 237 345 54 8236 534 823 -0
05towl, steaonly............... 317 821482 set164 464 tooeaseae 11a 297 990 as776 172 e4 os789 49 373 5osI assea90 134eas te7aa on4Ii62I2
06.otal, diles*-Oeletrio only ................. 191 774 064 137 898 54 55 308 866 40 533437 2 953445 685 845 32 632 066 24084 735 100 879 687 725688 5270
Tota, electrio only. .. .. ... .. .. .. .. .. 9 087 267 8 733 51 6 778 585 6 335 094 697 102 905 926 1 617 640 1494 231 -0
otal, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gamelectrio). 66 16 2 23 77 O 66 16 23 77 O50
Tzat-switabiag 1ooomotive-milear
5-09. sten tooomures~ . . . . . ) 0 744 12 81 33 729 81al 11 210 751] l2 275 580 1 982 273 2 oo olo 5 065 015 5 528 50s 12 486 091 13 896 7209
~10. Diesel-eleotrie ~ooomotives.............. 11075851 64*19240 5193 004 3104501 532501 122 216 1706 44 759 215 3843897 2 43335051
FM. w~etai loo~i aldhmeradelee 670 70 610 416 56 504 505 104 34 606 35 534 70 686 69978
13.T~otal ......,*********** 48498277 40766d03 16 969 25S 15 885185 254937( 2 16560 6 771464 6 287720 16 402176 16406b573 1
14I. Miles at initial and fnal terminlse teelluded In item 5-13* 9 a e 4 1 as 17 77 3 8 51 62 a 65 soI is 1 7 4 5 144 17 5 157o oe 1 4 57 3 3 9 4 6 99 9 a 4 6 36 to 1
C. Cawn~les (thosenads)r
1-01.Lo~ded,*ast oraorth******************** ..... 9 874 34 9 218 78 34*00 591 3207 092 465 307 477 602 1 44389 129 592 4564 548 4 240438 -01
4r-02. Looade,wst orsouth .................... 8 049769 7 200*60 2 328 15 2 040684 609 187 480 614 1 137815 1 043692 974 34 3 635 530 '-02
4-3Loaded, total.... .. ...... 17 984110 164*19184 5 728724 247 714 1074 494 958 216 2581710 2 337 284 6539182 7 875 968 -0
4-04.Baty, rsterorh ............ ... 3721981 558046 9594 909529 TO.J 4449C 548053 523 58 53520 1 815940 ~ 179360 -0
.Em~pty.west orsouth ......... 560 774 5704 912 2010 31 209~666 306 590 33069 78 601 757448 2502266 2 507737 4-0
.Epty total ... ****..**..... 9 326 73 5 988374 2 949263 500 993 75008G 6851 2 1 309188 1 293 162 4318 206 4301097 -0
4-07. 1sadetnd mpty,*steor north ............... 135961308 18799186 4 339 535 4116*21 908 797 819 65 1 967 482 1829 312 6 80 4 6 6033 798 4-0
I-08. Laonde sad epty.west orsouth.............. 13 654543 1905s372 4 338450 4137 88 915777 823 683 1923416 1801134 6 476 900 6 143267 4-08
1-09. Leoa esndrpty, tote.......... av aso e45 as 7o*se 8677 985 8253 709 1824574 1643 338 3890 e 3 63o46 12 857 388 1177 065 Log
I-10. Caboose. aillarnotions .. 473296 460 041 151 22 1*4 0 5 25 365 25 578 78 807 76754I 217 902 215 674 -1
4.11. Passnger oarrying cars, all theations .. ..... 17 81 18 98 31 96 E nr St928 C 2O 3 51 2 97 811 9 2 911 3 6 6 411
4-12. Other pasenge~r-trata oars, all dinations. .. ... 53 O 9 6 74 2z 18 1 1 1 37 6l 5 0 7 5 O 8 8 5 9 21 6 31 6 35 34 5 3 9 8 12
5. Gross ton-aths of rest locomotives and tenlders (thoussads)l
01 on-tal-brnn steam looomot~ws* .. ... ... .. 70 875 16 2 77 709 127 31 1pS 64 C 33 018 676 9 060 595 8 864 42 612 45 577 913 648 297 16 273 34 4 22 177 72 8 0
11-burning stea looomotives .. .. ..... 28 454 697 25 469559 48 531 49 571 167 433 177 387 a2 2'38 933 25 242 601 0
*Dioesel-eletrie leomotins .. ............ I 598 5980 44 058043 14 882 11 11499456 670 423 99 562 9 016 587 6 973 739 35 028 942 25 479 284 0
Eletrie l~onotlomoe. . 79 954 2 559 580 1 666 855 1 626 370 329 855 400 211 83 244 532 934 0
5.other locomotioes .. ................... 17444 5796 sa --- 16 918 s e o
ObTout l....**......... 1555853258 149 796 045 47793 4 6 46 194000 100606767 9 364 199 21 529799 20 799*23 76 141 61 73438e343 5-0
6. Grees ton-siele of oars, oostents, and oebooses (theassads):
01. Total in ooel-burning steam looomotive twrinsr *.. *** SO458 0*42 566 3228901 234 32 20 8239 283192 81 9934 7 E77 525 146 91 556 666 95 280 386 122 495 690 154 294 226 601
STotal in oil-baning steam loooactin train** *. **** 1 809 184 163 5940O34 103 3O E2 SSOd 1 141 595 1085 08 140 564 263 162 456 887 6-02
0 Tfotal la diosel-eleotrIo locomotive Stnins. .. ** 53 845 747 595 603 92 8145 743416 110 697 661 6 364 257 657 190 82 539 216 62 424 077 309 198 85 219 845 000 -

-0Total in allinig~ht trrai......** *** 184064438 1147098012 398 792489 567 804130 90 418545 80421170175217475158789485 576 215873 5400O764 6-0
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents knoluded In 6-0k 3 923 579 4 058 846 711 682 737 974 45 930 68 804 677 617 694 870 2 488 34 2 551798 6-07
Z:eo toio resine o lodonanrnue ( saystations):****. 567991i189 515755 941 188257 54E 169 257444 48860187 489915301 814947181 72237362) 249 378736j 831269605I 7
8-01. Coal-barning stea looomotive-propelled tratas. * 14 087 55 S A 658 480 6 408 98C 6 768 684 1 514 18 7 1 311 65 52 938 19 3 276 16 5 3 366 199 4 295 97 6 801
8-02. Oil-burning stena locomotivepropelled txetas ** 4 199 54 4 6 98 37 28 2 8 6 40 3 359 9 50 4 6 5 147 7 1 3 641 0 4 E-
$* Dioesel-eletrio looomtive-pro 11ed t tast .. ... p 981 70 8 6 279 312 2 940 036 2 046 240 167 182 46 889 1 603 54 4 1 0 78 4 6 5 4 504 94 6 107 718 8-0
Eletrio looomotive-lpropelle zans *~ ***** 3 O 414 78 8 386 24 305815 58 67 2 39 74 7- 78 68 669 226
.: Other lo~o~omtive-papelle trains. ** ** ** 2 699 1304 100 2 599 134 -0
otorear-papelledttrine *... *1 811 22175 113 1163 19998 2101280
8-07. Total tsin-hoaln ** ** *** *** *** 27 898039 27 068 431 9 684 722 9128 30bl 1 514 041I 13982911 4 585156( 4 405 09 5 12 114 14 1 12 136 740 -07
AVERAGES
9. Areasses per mus of road per days
9-1.Tmi-slsoriar ... ... ... ... ..* 626. 827.8 9.0 6.6 6.2 6.0 515190
9-02. 7et tn-miles odl 7. ......... ********** 7576,84 106 9.554 18,o91 16,175 6,472 5,728 5,896 5,462 9-02
10.. Avege totper tzala-mtle (exelettag lIgt tr~ais):
1001 oomtiemie (rncpl n hler** *** **1.51.05 1.o8 1.o9 1.o6 1.o6 1.o3 1.03 1.03 1.o 1-01
100.Emt rt a-~s ***** **** 0. 0620.4 21.8 3 8 011 816919.9 20.010 3
16-04 Total freis oar-nIles(olitn onos) ****** 875 59.9 59.7 74.9 72.2 50o 7.6 5 .3 56.7 100
10- 05* **non-ntes (nolating looonostres and teaders)* 2,:6731 2,37 2753 2,658 3,712 3r5352,5 o4 2.321 lo
10Db Wt tea-iles..........*.. ,2 ,4 1'300 1,223 2,006 1,890 ~ 1048 948 1,i1 1,077 100
11 restn-ieso oomtie ndtndr erlcotwmie *** 30 9528280 367 352 259 321 310 11
32. Met~ ton-skies per leadotled eaW1 *~~ ~ * ** ** 31.7 31.4 32.9 32.3 455 4. 3. 30.9 29.2 29.4 12
13. Canacile rtioss
1 01. Peonent loaedo of total fright assaile, nest or aerth 72.6 72.0 78.4 77.9 51.2: 583 3.4 70.7 71.5 570.3 1 01
1 02~. recent loaded of total twight ear-iles, west or south 59. 55.8 53.7 493: 66.5 58.3 5925796.4 59*2 61 OR.
1 03i. Percnt loaebd of total freight ear-atles, all hreetloas. 65863.9 66.06.659 583646. 6.6.7 13
1 04S. Peonat nest or north of total leaded freigh one-anes* 5. 5. 59.4 1. 43.3 49.8 55.9 55.3 53553.8 1 04I
1l 1.6; Tmia-atle .. ..................... *16.9 16.9 U15. 5.4 16.3 16.4 17.1 1741811791-01
14-02. Goss tea-nales (exOlUdn looomotivesand tenders), 44.171 42,377 41,177 40,293 59.720 57,51r( 38.214 36,047 47.566 4449 4Ot
15. Peorooat S~ia-switobing hours at way station of total trata-hourst 19I.8 19.6 24.3 21.2 24.0 24.3 18.9 18.3 16.1 16.2 15


h** *


* Exoludes switching time of usein loooetires at inital~ and 1aal $*: alas.
# Represents an average of the milenge reported at the close of each enth within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT RINTINGMCOFICE:1951 O 900184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURWAU OF TRANSPORT 800NSOMICS AND STATIBIE


Statemen No. 8.-21 (oe-A)













FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM: RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of freight trkin statistics representing 131 railways
(swITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MOONTH OF DECEN(BER 1950 AND 1949


UN V







U.S. DEPOSITORY


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


.WESTERN DIS ICT


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1 1.I 1 I I .


., I ^ "


1


I I I 1 1 1 r .


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* Eoludes switching time of tran looco~tives at initial and final tlrminals.


35; 958 /


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


19149


1050


1050


o s91


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road opoeated at close or month ..............
2. Tmria-alles (locomotive-propelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains .. ...........
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelle d trains ... .. .
2-0d. E1*otrie 10008DtiVS-propelled tEoinS .. .. .. .. .
2- 1. Other locomotive-propelled tweins .......


2-078. Total train-alles . . .........
206.Ordinary. ............... ..
3. Boad lon vtie-allesr:................ .
)-01. Principal............,....... .....
3-02. helper (excludes B' and trailing "A' unite)* . *.
)-0. ZtL et...**lJ.....................
-O.TZotal, diesel-electric oaly. . .
F07. Total, electric only. .. .. *. .. .. .. .
j-Os. Total, other (biesel and gasoline motor, and gas-electrio). .
Train-switahin locomotive-allest
J-09. Steealocomrotivees***** *** *** *** **
f-10. Diesel-electrio looomotiv ees.. .. ........
F~. re $1 a loi nad %*eb/M detn) .

f.21 .. 1n....1.*,..x-...a .- iiii .: i::
C01. Loaded, east or north .. .................
~02. Loaded, weestor south* **** **** ***
.O) Loaded, total .. ** ** ** *** *** **
UO. Empty, east or north ....................

4-07. Loaded and empty, est or north *. .. .. .
e-08. Los&4 d em~pty, weestor south... .. ... .. *
4-09. Loaded and empty, total ...............**..
4-10. Caboose. all directions ..........
I-11. Passenger oarryingoara, all donations *. .. .
4-12. Other passenger-ctrin oars, all directions .....
5. Grass ton-riles or read locomotiees and tenbers (thousands):
5-ol. Coal-burning steam loaoootives* .. .. .. . ..
5-02. Oil-burning stena locomotives ********
oss m rl- nl o m esy.. ..r . . . . .

6. Gome aonoiles of oars, aca ents, and on ooses (thoousnds):*****

0 ttal in diel-bunneleri locmotive twin* ** ** ** ** *

6-.Total in el otrio 1 omtrin tok n/ ais
OT0. Tt of a 8 fre81ght trainsors and contents included In 606
NoYe topl rsnu min Iornre (thousandsay station.* **

0 urlelagrl aseloomrotiv -pro led t winns *

P i~ OhrlooDfi~l d 'td"'till ".."".........
8-. otoroar-propelled trains .. .. .. .....***
8-07. Total tzein-hours ... .. .. .. .. .. ... *
AVERAGES
9. Average per mile of zoad per days
9-01. Train-ailes, ordinary .................
9-02. Met ton-miles .. . ..... .........
10.Avesne pr strain ll (excluding ligt tratas)
1 1.Locomotive-alles (principal and helper) .. .. .....
1002. Loaded traight ear-miles .. .. .. . ..
10-0 Empty fri~it eawatles... ..... ...
10-0 ). Total freight ear-mile (exoloting oeboose)... .. .
10-0 Gross ton-siles (ezelating locomotivees nd tenders). .. .
1~0-0. Yet ton-ailes ............
11. Gross ton-siles of looomotives and tenders per looomotive-mile ,. .
12, Met ton-ailes per loaded casmeile ..................
1}. Canatlle ratioss
0.Peroent loaded of total freight otbalLer, east or north .
Peroent loated of total flreigt ear-alles, west or south .
0 .Peroent loaded of total freigh esp~.mes all aireetions. .
14 Aveen aee m or north of total loaded rreight ear-miles. .
1 0. Train-miles.. .. .. ...............
14-02. Gosse ton-siles (excluding looosotivees ad tenders). .. *

ly. Percent tasin-switching hours at way stations of total train-hourst .


224 995
25 212 978
19 047 559
648 423
200
44 909 140
30 005
44 939145
44 306149
632 996

44 954 128
2 095 619
2 461 498
49 511 245
28 693139
20 025 010
792 872
2 24

2 728 245
1 217 526
60 618
4 006 485

946 455
762 593
1709 048
340 879
471 615
812 494
1 287 334
1 234 208
2 521 542
45 420


6 478 937
2 019 714
6 134 059
225 545
14 858 26

47 3 97 566
55 102 433
2 122 035
116 697 334
54 607 575

1 368 86



1 863
2705156


225 457
26 146 853
14 401 20 2
638 902
216
41187 15 3
3 36 5
41 220 518
40 701 944
518 574

41 201 442 i
2 022 b2 3
2 37 383
45 561 34 8 /
29 704 34 5
15 065 85
790 876
2 75 62

711 76 8
56 468
3607 984

810 712
623 985
1434 697
345 625
523 043
868 668
1156 337
1 147 02 8
2 303 365
41 676


6 478 705
2 010 94 0
4 806 515
227 897
13 524 06 5

45 552 127
42 030 581
2 O 96 69 6
101 516 86 9
45 190 214

1380 542


2 056
2 417 431


52 301C
8 544 631
5 155 531
506 669

14 206 831
1 414
14 208 245
13 920 662
2 87 582

14 218389
1151 623
1135117
16 505 129
10 211 222
56 91 623
602 284

991 871
564 034
52 170
1 608 075

323 147
218 506
541 653
79'764
177 992
257 756
402 911
396 t498
799 409
14 564
190

2 909 665
4 170
1 525 763
147 710

4 587 008
21 306 378
14 312 562
1 615 125
37 2308 856
17 875 $46

637 OS



174
980 281


52 94 1

8 361 787
4 058 77 S
502 354
12 922 92C
1 18 {
12 924 10C
12 683384
240 716

12 933 235
1041 38E
1068 782
15 043 40 5
10 055 250
4 403 558
584 597

1006 803
354 705
47 804
1409 312

284 790
179 411
464 201
92 710
202 789
295 499
377 500
382 200
759 700
13 346


2 800 20
3 876
1 219 802
147 94 o
4 171 823

20 231 865
11475 084
1 605 99 4

33 317 2 4
15 088 310

585 722

22 72

113
837 75


8 072

2 040 416
393 870
46 226
2 480 512

2 480 512
2 43871 1
41 79 1
2 489 63
134187
138853
2 762 672
2 293 017
420 009
49 646

189 984
38 817
a 816

251617

52 222
52 151
104 373
35 485
32 448
67 933
87 707
84 599
172 306
2560
24
6 8

886 686
107 549
27 568
1 021 803
7 647 255

923 941
200 244

8 771 44

4 8116 767
126182

24 428


153 394


8 095
1 907 159
129 941
49 25 4
2 086 354

2 086 35
2 061 66
24 69
2086 64C
142 10
11626 PC
2 345 015
2 120 568
143 538
SO 909

167 037
28 99 6
2 990
193 02

39 537
41 661
81 198
36 653
29 67
66 306
76 170
71 334
147 504
2 i
4 4

794 780
27 881
34 86S
857 526

6 591 561

202 581
200 3 92

6 994 534

3 652 907
113 74 5

859


125 797


37 553
4 006 925
3 562 859

7 569 784

7 569 764
7 494 342
75 442
7591927
175199
1 54 543
7 921 669
4 310 469
3 611 200


448 471
212 511


650 98

141 649
111 777
253 426
49 515
73 887
123 402
191164
185 664
376 828
7 692
2 64
8 63
1084 569
16 201
960 399

2 061 174
8 020 111

9 065 89

17 219 01

8 114 95
263 93




451 045


37 592
4 765 412
2 465 30 5

7 226 717

7 226 717
7167 917
58 800

7 226 922
183 304
142 92 6
7 553 15 2
5 069 969
2483183 5


520329
85 30 0


602 087

118 659
96 475
215 114
55 787
77 616
133 403
17 4 4 26
17 4 0 91
346 517
7 249
2 50
8 64
1246 435
16 186


S78 775
-0 1


6 3 2 647

15 1 8 1443

6 77 7 141
303 857
115 52


424 5C2


126 460
10 621 006
9 935 279
95 528
200
20 652 013
28 591
2O 680 604
20 452 425
228179
20 654180
654 610
1032 985
2s 321 775
11 876 431
10 302178
140 942
2 24

1 097 919

5o 692
1 50588

429 437
380159
809 596
176115
187 288
536 403
605 552
567 447
1172 999
20 604

2 118
1598 017
1 999 338
3 540 348
50 267
7 187 977

10 123 42
30 800 320
306 666


23 780 509
287 550
536 83



1120 4686


126 8OS
11 114 47 5
7 749 177
87 294
;216
18 951 162
32 18 5
18 983 347
1 7088983
194 364

18 954 64 5
655 722
1009 409
20 619 776
12 456 55 8
8 035 576
125 370
2 7 2

1145 451
248 759
5 694
14 O 12

567 74 6
306 438
674 184
160 495
212 965
373 460
528 241
519 403
1047 64 4
18 954
92 6

1637 285
1 990 87 8
2 850 057
45 092
6 523 320

9 993 34 9
14036 2 2
290 310
46 0526 26 3

19 671 856
310 188




1029 375


1
2-0
2-0
2-0
e-c
2-0'
2-0~
2-07
2-08
2-09



F01


J-L
L.








9-01
9-10
4-0r
b-0
5-0r
4-07


4-08
6-09



5-01

5-02


-07


6.4
7,829



56.9
2,634
1,233
300
32.0

73.5
61.8
67.8
55.4
16.6
43,139
19.2


5.8
6,466
1.05
35*3
21.3
56.6
2,494
1,110
297
31.5

70.1
54.4
62.3
56.5

17.1
41,994
19.6


10,898
1.08
38.9
18.5
57.4
1.284
278
33.0

80*8
55.1
67.8
59.7
14.5
37.988
22.6


7.
9,19 ,
1.08
36.6
23.3
59.9
2 ,627
1,190
277
32.5

75.*
1(6.9
61.1


39,770
23.6


9.7
19,329
1.06
42.8
27.9
70.7
3,597
1,983
370
46.3

59.5
61.6
60.6
50.o
16.2
57,162

23.3


8.2
14,557
1.07
39.4
32.1
71.5
3,393

45.0

51.9
58.4
55.0
48.7
16.6
55,602
23.9


6.4
6,971
1.03
33.8
16.5
50.3
2,298
1,083
260
32.0

74.1
60.2
67.3
55.9
16.8
38,176
18.6


6.2
5,816
1.03
30,0
18.6
48.6
2,113

31.5
68.o

55.2
17.0
35,685
18.2


5.2
6,o66
1.03
39.6
17.8
57.4
2,614
1,163
322
29.4

70.9
67.o
69.0
53.0
18.5
47,721


5,ook
1.o3
35.9
19.9
55.8
2,451
1,047
316
29.2

69.6
59.o
64.4
54.5
18.4
44,742
16.5


902
1 -01
10-02

10-
10-
11
12
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No. M.L-21 (OS-A)
ER1950

























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ITEM
NO.


ITEM


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION

195o 1 949 1950o 1949


1949


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at olose or roath#r. ..........
2. Tzala-aLLes (loaoootive-propelled and motoroar t~rin;):
2-01. Steam looomotive-propelled traina .......
2-02. Diesel-eletric locomotive-rproplled trains ....,
2-0). E1*otrio locomotive-paopelled tasias. ............
2-04. Other loeomotive-propelled trains .......
2-05. Total looomotive-propelled tzene .... ...
2-6 otores~propelled twins .........
2-7 otal twrin-miles ..........

2-09. Light.. .
3. Road loocaotir;-sile:
3-01. Principal .........................
3-02. Helper (exoludoes B an trailing "A' unit).. .. .

3-5 otal, steam only ...........
06Total, dicael-electrica l. .
07. otal, eleotrio only;;. . o. ;. .. .. .. .
-0.Total, other (disl adgsliemtr adgseecro..
Tamin-switching looomotive-ales:
3-09. teen locom~rotie ............
)-10. Dioes1-electrio looomotives. . .
3-11. Electria locomotives .rdJ . n dro .....*
)-12. Other looomotives (diesel a ooiemtr ndgseeti)***

4. Camcailes (thousands)r
1-01 Loaded, eat or north . .. .. .. .
4-02. Loaeda, west or south ................***


4-04.: Sapty, east J ;or norh.. .... .**. *...

-0.Landed ad empt, woest or sourth ...............
-09. Loabd etndempty, total. **
4-10. Caboose, all directions ..................
4-11. Passengr oarrying cars, ll dizeotions ......
4-12. Other passenge~train oars, all dinations*... ...
5. Gmrea ton-siles of road locomotivees an tenders (thousands)l
0.Coal-burning steam looomotivs .... .... ***
02. Oil-burnlyng stea locomotivs.. **** ****
5-0). Dies*-electrio looomotivs.. ..... ..
5-4 lectrie looomotivoes. .***.......********

6. Gross ton-miles of oars, o~n~;tents, anoabooses (thousands):
6-01 Total In coal-burning steam looomotive trans ......
0.Total in oil-borning steam locoactive trains. ..******
0). Total in disel-electrio locomotive twns** ** **
04 otal in electria lo00Motive treain ...****
60.Total in other looomotive and motoroar twrins ****
6- Z otal in all freight trains *********
6-07. Total of paeaenger train oars and contents inoluded in' 6-06
,:.,. Ne o-ie, reenu an nonnrenue (thoUsand) **********
8. ami-hours (including train-switching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam looomotive-propelled trrain** ***
6-02. 011-burning stena looomotive-propelled tweins ****
8-05. DI***l-*lectrse loomotive-prp elled trata *****
8-4 lectrio looomotive-propelled trains ******
8-05 Other lo~Oootive-propelled tamia *******
8-6 otornampropelled tzaa **** **** ***
$*OT. Total train-hours**********************
AVERAGES
9. Avra~ges per mile of road per day:

9-02. het ton-sile ....... ......
10. Avenges per trrai-mile (ecluitng' ligt' tzeins)
10-01. Locomotive-mles (principal and helper)...........
10-02. Loaded 291 t ear-mie ..........
10-03. repty fret t er-ailes .;obn ... ... .. ..
10-04. Total frri t ear-ales(xldn obo) ......
10-05. Qoere ton-mile (o1blumi loomOloun and tenders). ..
10-06. Net ton-ailes....... ........
11. Gross ton-miles of looaotiros and' tenders 'per looootdti -mile. .
12. Met ton-siles per loaded ear-mile ........
1}. Cand~le ratiost
1 01. Peroent loaded of total freight on-siles, Meat or aerth .
1 -02. Peroent loaedo of total freight ar`-miles, west or south .
1 0). percent loaded of total fright one-miles, all direetios. .
13-04. Percent east or north of total loaded freigt oalr-mloes. .
14. Averages per train-hovr:
14-01. Trrai-milse ......................
14-02. Gmros ton-siles (exolud;ing looomotives sad taders). ..

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


225 339

304 367 956
202 369 819
8 078 281
64 085
514 880 141
363 659
515 243 800
508 524 567
6 719 253

515 187 032
24 685 410
28 187 718
568 260 160
346 514 so
211 799 074
9 880 139
66 386

33 472 373
12 293 377
731416
1 596
46 498 762
10 174 596
10 820 796
8 812 361
19 633 157
4 062 840
6 076 388
10139 228
14 883636
14 888 749
29 7723585
518 719
18 970
57 187
77 360 834
24 474 411
65 732127
2 805 499
17 451
170 390 322

577 555 208
154 173 664
598 948 180
26 350 638
312 332
1 357 340 022
4 266 580
622 598 704

15 342 420
4 567 680
10 196 947
470 420
2 734
22 994
30 603195


225 529

344 074 28 3
146 526 787
7 838 691
23 209
498 462 970
377 88 6
498 840 85 6
492 759 02 5
6 081 831

498 662 063
26 529 0 16
28 1 80 1942
553 371 271
390 see so9
152 954 293
9 524 12 7
24 04 2

36 569 432
713100
666 904
6 67 e
44 374 022
9 647 73 B
10 029 436
7 824 44 5
17 853 881
3 926 08 7
6 227 955
10154 042
13 955 523
14 052 400
28 007 923
501 717
18 29
60 S 5

84 1 87 8 32
27 480 499
48 858 55 e
2 787 417
5 804
163 320 11C

611 675 017
175 425 071
435 634 509
25 539 481
134 80 3
1 248 608 881
4 353 21
560 946 15 E

16 965 992
5 079 117
6 963 42 7
45174 6
134 7
24 2 3
29 485 862


52 947

99 665 282
55 912 220
6 313 103

161 890 605
13 73d
161 904 341
158 786 656
3 117 685

162 033 657
13 296 111
13 146 638
188 476 406
12o loi soe
61000 489
7 374 809

12 202 622
5 757 038
617 674
18 577 334
3 128 843
S723 738
2 546 639
6 270 377
1 018 708
2 188 309
3 207 017
4 742 446
4 734 948
9 477 394
165788
2 158
13 168
34 105 305
52 501
16 407 879
1 814 565
526
53 380 776

255 738 586
104 649
160 055 978
20 128 021
4 109
436 031 343
779 801
206 132 894

7 046 178
8 838
3 252 257
356 322
100
1 307
10 665 00


53031

106 159 23 (
41 505 155
6 07110 e

153 735 501
13 764
153 749 265i
151048 26 E
2 700 997

153 872 402
13 449 10 6
12 888 416
180 209 926
128 353 24 0
44 93699 5
6 919 691

13 282 383
3 459 206
552 90 8
17 294 49 7
3 873199
34 91882
2 220 03 5
5 711 917
1 002 03 9
2 299 453
3 301492
4493921
4 519 48 8
9 013 409
157 381
2 35 5
13 2 91

35 818 881
53 447
12 719 260
1 774 315
50 365 903

259 455 05 7
56 581
122 1727 4 5
19 437 29 5
7 5 9
401122 437
790 89 3
184 345 75 4

7 354 40 6
6 934
2 269 9 61
333 483

9 966 060


8 085
23 446 834
3 160 018
555 700
-7 16
27 160 552
26 806 653
353 899
27 835 859
1 559 721
1 394 411
50 189 391
as 069 189
33573454
746 748

2 172 255
371318
37 422
2 580 995
183 757

5117 529
661 338
1 178 867
478 975
339058
81801
996 504
1 0 00 3 76
1 996800
27 925
304
570

9 947 085
777 972
357 423

110 82 480
89 640 733
7 288 19
2 261 05

99 189 989
50 503
53 696 894
1 440 369

191 610
35 45

1 667 45


7 969

23 661 84 E
796 274
625 OB C
-5 08
25 083 204

24 808 809
274 397
25 090 614
1 607 093
1 318 762
88 016 4 69
26 206 357
825277
964 835

2 196 047
145812
38 324
2 379 583
156 551
517139
528 87 5
1 039 414
378 686
372 742
751 426
895825
895 017
1 790 842
25 72 5
44 3
7 9 4

9 659 206
127 44 5
435 07 6

10 221 72 5
84 116 707

839 771
2 459 22 6

87 415 704
71 95 3
46 644 437
1 425 400

55 48 O
43 208

1 524 08 8


37 74

57 657 06
26 371 58

-4 02
84 028 655

83 373 782
654873
84 030 807
22 284 2 09
1 675 261
87 990 277
61 422 359
26 567 918


6 049 831
844 526

6 893 357
1 599 425

1 412 231
1 140 167
2 552 39 8
591 507
835 05 8
142656
3 003 738
1 975 22 5
3 978 96
84 00
5 206
10 OB O
14 894 732
193 573
7 682 514

22 770 819
104 015 67 8
1 175 229
68 746 721

173 937 628
756 29 4
79 014 505
3 5 80 0 22
55 58 6
1 193 987


4 829 597


126 619

131 159 153
107 417 862
1 211478
64 085
259 852 578
349 923
240 202 501
237 656 062
2 546 439

239 894 652
7 879 092
11 893 579
259 667 323
146 660 490
111181865 s
1 758 582
66 386

13 584 010
4 246 061
76 320
1 596
17 907 987
5 134 663

4 993 985
4 354 793
9 348 778
1 992 055
8 689 553
4 681608
6 986 040
7 044 546
14 010 86
238 506
13 209
33 753
19 878 096.
24 238 271
38 569 890
633 511
16 925
83 336 093
1352 619 112
152 794 107
339 999 199
3 961 559
308 223
629 682 200
2 693 558
273 159 245

3 653 749
4 511 579
4 966 286
78 642
2 634
21 687
13 234 57


186 783

156 596 125
77 853 767
1142 503
23 209
235 615 60 E
364 182
235 979 73C
233 528 164
24 51564

235 668 24C
9 1 88 60 6
12 297 753
257 154 599
174 686 853
80 624 103
1 619 601
24 O4 2

15 042 171
2 688 064
75 672
6 67 8
17 806 58 5
5 018 560
4 608 184
3 941 96 6
8 550 15 2
1 95585 5
2 720 702
4 674 557
6 562 039
G 662 67 0
13 824 709
234 60 8
12 292
36 6 4 O
23 815013
27 233 47 9
28 329 341
578 02 6
5 804
79 961 663

164q 267 57 5
174 193 2 61
243 875 27 8
3 648 960
134 04 4
586 133 112
2 734 07 3
250 941 461

4 606 164
5 016 59 5
3 443 999
75 057
1 34 7
22 9 5 5
13 166 117


37 689
50 096 687
35 879 719

85 976 40s

85 976 406
85 275 196
701 21(

86 023 464
2 150 486
1 753 090
89 92?7 040
53 683 774
36 243 266


5 513 486
1 918 960

7 452 446
1 727 333

1585 544
1 249 591
2 835 135
573 102
859 488
1 432 590
2 158 646
2 109 079
4 267 725
86 500
3 299
9 696
13 430 348
183 639
9 976 986

23 590 973
99 556 777
1 274 908
91 604 805

192 436 490
742 724
89 609 671
3 202 124
47 263
1 786 794


5 056101


6.2
7r570
1.05
38.6
19.9

1,224
300
31.7
72.7
59.2
65.9
55.1
16.8
44.353
19.8


6.0
6,814
1.05
36.2
20.6
56.8
2,534
1,138
295
31.1
71*9
55*7
63.7
56.2

16.9
42,346
19.6


8.2
10,666
1.08
39.5
20.2


1,298
278
32.9
78.5
53.8
66.2
59.4

15.2
40o,884
24.1


7.8
9.524
1.09
37.8
21.9
59.7
2,656
1,220
279
32.3
77.7
91
6.1

15.4
40,249
24.1


9.1
18,196
1.06
44.0
30.5
74.5
3.700
2,003
367
45.5
51.9
66.1
59.0
43.9

59.487
24.0


1.o?
41.9
30.3
72.2
3.524
1,880


57.7

49.8

16.5
57,356
24.3


6.2
6.514
1.o3


2,257
1,051
262
31.6
73.5
59.2
66.4
55.9

17.1
38,211
18.9


6.1
5,735
1.03
30.6
17.1
47.7
2,086
9(8
259
31.0
70.5
657.7
55.3

17.1
36,015
18.3


5.1
5,911

1.03
39*3
19.7
59.o
2,650
1,1(9
321
29.2
71.5
61.8
66.6
53.4
18.1
4(7,579
16.1


5.0
5,42)
1.04
36.6
20.o
56.6
2,51c
1,075
311
29.3
70.2

53.9
17.9
44,518
16.2


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

~100


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12

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* xoludes switobing time of train looomotives at initial and final terminals"
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTIN OFFICE:1951 O 900184


INTER STATE COM MERCE COM MIS SION
SUEA OF TRANSPORTf K00NOMICS AND STAI'BLCS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled froml 122 reports of freight train statistics representing 131 railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR Tw~tELV MONTHS ENDED NITR DECEMBER 1950 ArND 1949


Sbtatemet No. M-211 (os-A)


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