Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1951

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Title:
Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1951
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Statement ;
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Language:
English
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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:
1951
Frequency:
monthly
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Locomotives -- Performance -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Numbering Peculiarities:
Compares the performance of the current month to that of the previous year.
Issuing Body:
Vols. for <Jan. 1936>-Apr. 1942 issued by the Bureau of Statistics, U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission; vols. for May 1942- issued by the Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics, U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission.
General Note:
"Compiled from ... reports of freight train statistics representing ... railways."
General Note:
"Switching and terminal companies not included."
General Note:
Description based on: Jan. 1936; title from caption.
Citation/Reference:
Picklist IC1ste35

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EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


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


1JW.S. DEPOI!TORY


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ITEM
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ITEM


1951


19~1


91 50


91~1


91 0


19 1


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AGGREGATIES
1. ileesof road operated atala~e or onth. .. .
2. TZsa-aLes (looomotive-propelled and motoraar t~rine):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled traina .......
2-02. Diesel-*1eotric locomlotive-propellea tsuins.....
2-03. Eleotrio locomotive-propelled tw~ins,. ...........
2-04. Other loomaotive-propelled traina .......
2-05.Totatl looomotive-propelleb trins. .. .. ..
2-6 otorear-propelled trains .........
2-07.T~otal train-ailes. . .. .
2-08.0r~dinary.. .. .. .
2-09. Light.. *
j. Road loconotive-ailes:
-01. Principal .. ** ** ** **
3-02. helper (exoludes "B and trailing *A' unts* ** ** *

*0 Total, ateason~l.. .. .. *
0 Total, diesel-electric oal. .. .
07.otal, electric on17***** ******* ****** soo,'r'~~~~
j}-os. Total, other (bissel n aoiemtr n a-xera..
ZTrain-itahing loconotive-alles:
5-09. Steam looomotivs .. .. .. .. .
}10. Dioesel-electrio looomotive ..... *****
}-11. Electria looomotives
}*12. Other locmotives (41***1 p poline meor/and electrief *

$. Ca~cailes (thousands):
C01. Loaded,est or north ** ** ** .
4-02. Loaded, west or south **********
C-0. Loaded, total** *
P- .Epty, est or north * *
t-0. mpty: west orsoth *
4-07. Ianded and empty, east or north~ ******
4-8Lasedad nd epty,we~t or south . .
1-09. Loadedendempty, total . .. *
4-10. Caboose. all birections **********
4-11. Passenger carrying cars, ll directions **** **
1-12. Other passenger-train oars, all directions**** ***
5. Gross ton-ailes of road locomlotioes and tenders (thousands):
5-01. CoaL-burning stealoao~oativs* .. .. ..
5-02.011l-burning steaalacomotive. .. .. .. *
5-0. Diesel-electrol oom~otive* ** ** *
5- *. Electric locomotive**** ***** ****

6. Gmros ton-siles of or;.a~nracotents, and caboosesthousand):
6-01. Total In coal-burning steam locomotive trains ***
0.Total in oil-borning stem loomnotive trains*** ***
6-01.Total in diesel-electriol~ocomotiv tewins.....*
6-4 otal in electric locomottre trains *******
-0.Total inl other loooactiv e nd motoroar twrins ****
60 Total in all freight trains. *
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents inoluded in' 6-06
J. Net ton-ailes, revenue and nonteverine (thousands)*** ***
8. Tain-hours includingg train-owitching hours at way stations):'
8-01. Coal-burning rstea locomotive-propelled tasine* ****
8-02. 011-burning steam locomotive-propelled trrins ****
8-0 Diesel-electrio locomotive-pro 11~d trans *** *
S .Electrio looomotive-propelled mrins ..****
8- Other loom~otive-propelled trane .************
r- otoroar-prope~lle tzaa .... **** ***
8-07. Total train-houlra ******* ***
AVERAGES
9. Average per mile of send per dart
9-01. Train-siles, ondlnar ***.......
9-02. Met ton-miles .....*******
10. Avenge per tran-aile (exoih'la~tin ligh tais)
10-01. Locomotive-mlesr (principal and helper)...........
10-02. Loaded freight ea~~Lr-mls..............***
10-0). Empty twighit esmaile ...... ....
10-04. Total theight a-MIle eoldn aboe* ****
14.05. Oores ton-miles (esnotdIng locomotives and tenders). ....
10-06. het ton-ailes....... ..******
11. Gmros ton-miloe of locomotives and tende'prs pr loootive-mile.. *
12. Met ton-mioes per loaded oawanile *****************
1). Car-mile zatioss
01O. Peroent loaded- of total freight oear-sl~e, east or north .
102. Peroent loaded of total fright oas-miles, wet or south .
150 Pero~nt loaded of total freight commles, al direetions. .
1)0. Peroent east or north of total loae(Ld tright on-mloe. **
14. Averages per trsin-hour:
14-02. Gross ton-miles (exclosing loboomoives;I and endrs). ..

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


224 986
25 407 82 1
19 919 4 86
701 634
2 1 6
46 02915 9
32 2 9 3
460 614 5 2
45 434136
627316

46 052 468
2134 161
2 447 982
50 634 611
28 875 977
20 920 729
837 571
3 3 4

2 796066
13 60 854
67 250
1 2 6
4 224 298
940 27 3

966 20 8
783155
1749363
347 354
504 800
852154
1 313 5 62
1287 955
26 01 517
46 8 4
1 9 3
4 4 79

6 592 oo
19 46562
6 383 04 8
2 30 6 2 9
24
15152 763

4tr 862 70 3
11 727 14 7
57 674 830
2 275 33 7
5 7 1
120 54 5733
369 6 2 7
50 510 361

1 3 37 3 6 2
3 51 08 4
1042 084
40 3 8 3
4 O
2 04 0
2772 995


52 942
7 824 7 6 6
4066 454
508 875

12 400117
12 401 283
12 187 767
213 516

12 411 177
953 960
969 571
14 334700
9 363 875
4381532
589 301

949 646
352 010
49 415
1351073
218 640

264 710
179 751
444 461
89g987
180 827
270 814
354 697
360 576
715 275
12 7 3 5
1 7
13 3 7

2 627215
5076
1193 66 8
147 7 1 2

3 973 671
18 251 420
7 27 9
11 291691
1 592 676
6 2
31143128
731 6 9
13 881 356

b 85 9 8 1
8 1 9
223 302
27 4 8 2

110
777 694


8081
2 119 6 8 6
384 30 3
50 657

2 554 64 6

2 554 64 6
2 512 927
41 719

2 562 755
142 989
140 76 6
2846510
2 382 875
4408790
54 845

206 927
35 741
314 8

245 616
17 80 8

56 892
52 325
109 217
37 597
37 75 6
75 35 3
94 489
90 081
184 570
2 63 2


909 50

109 697
30 61 2

1049 812

8 16104 2

933 346
225 946

9 318 334
5 O9 3
5 108 12 5

1 31 9 6

23 879
3 O 8

158 84


8095
1 730 4 5 5
161857
43 368

1935 680

1935 680
1914 845
20 85

1939 586
117 619
105 458
2162 663
1 915 993
174 305
72 365

160 986
21 522
2 674
185182
11 813

38 497
39 960
78 457
29 341
27 659
57 000
67 838
67 619
135 457
1 99 1
4 4

717 20 2

37 6 5 8
31 2 3

786 09 6
6 034 11 1
308 57 1
175 961

6 518 648
4 4 37
3 417 497

104 7 3

9 025
2 8 9

116655


37 55 3

4 123 93 3
3749107

7 873 040

7 873 04 0
7 798 831
74 20 9

7 874 011
174 973
163 456
8 212 440
4 420 415
3 792 025


465 96 7
234 801

700 76 8
168 811
147 677
118 811
266 4A8
52109
75104
127 213
199 786
193 915
393 701
7 94 3


1115o0o
15106
990187

2120 35 3
8 367 238
96 3 2 1
9 673 696

18137 255
82 93 4
8 615 319

2 76 1 75
4 29 3
196 274


476 74 2


37 741

4 635 9 6 6
2 457 957

7093 923

7093 923
7 032 351
615 72

7094 251
185 312
142 949
7 422 512
4 946 510
2476000


500 618
94 082

594 700
142 578

118 086
97 426
215 512
52 736
69 420
122156
170 822
166 846
337 66 8



1839 906
16 421
719147

1975 474

8 482 564
93 3 38
6 272 829

14 848 730
95 9 64
6 698 150

2 93 1 8
5 3 7
114 22


412 777


225 256

24 249 15 !
14 560 589
624 911
2 24
39 434 877
32 4 5 E
39467 35
38 937 672
529 663

39 453 612
1 814 989
2 095 435
433564 034
27 397 067
15 201280
765 415

2 66 7 88
716 524
57 327

3 442 831
732 234

753 476
616 267
1 369 743
327 331
466 7 78
794 109
1080 807
1083 04 5
2163 852
39 6 79



1794 924
48383570
216 2 Ob

12 897 692
40 985 476
10 i668 4 11
j, 763 565
i 987 049
5 78 3
95;010 284
j34 7 2
41 793 385

1 215 i 8 6
S4 7 9 11
695 716
35 5 5 6
5 7
2 01 9
2 296 547


52 90 5
8 6 49 25 2
5 677 722
558 47;2

14 88544 6
1 70 0
14 687146
14 610 523
276 62 3

14 896 940
1160 808
1119037
17182 785
10 305 356
6 226 833
6 50 596

10 4543 3
642 077
58 522

1746 03 2
313 68 7
3555504
223 701
559 20
87 033
200 312
287345
422 537
424 013
846 550
15 2 6
2 14
92 5

av a,3227
4221
16 71098
15 2 9 5

4 767 6l

21 997 694
7 ~0 7
158022 531
17 52175
2
j3 579 555
60 0 &5
16 961 360
6 27 3 22
7 6 2
342 34 7
31 6 55

2 10
1002 296


126 44 9

10 514 95 0
10 108 35 6
92 505
2 16
20 716 027
30 5 9 3
20 746 620
20 51185 5
234 765

20 718 762
649 391
1024 723 5
2t 392 87 6
1176733~1
10 493 081
132 130 O
53 3
1 077 741
448 235
5 580
1 26
15 31682
439 967

426135
388 318
814 453
170 61
191 628
362 243
596 750
579 94
1176 L96
20 44 1
1 33 6
2 4 34

te as71o
1 927 235
3 612 066
46 7 2
24
7 214 757

10 336 729
11 623 7 5
31245 257
299 216
5 63 4
53 510 589
221 7 7
23 825 557

301 90 3
3 46 OE 9
479 584
5 7 2
4 O
1 83 0
1135106


126 780

10 057 94 4
7 874 319
72 668

18 005 157
31 29 2
18 036 44 S
17 802 70 c
233 740

180U6 59 8
558 098
8771455
19 444 151
11170 689
8169 441
103 749
72

1057 536
248 910
5 238

1311 876
359 203

332183
299130
631313
155 267
188 872
344139
487 450
488 002
975 452
17 8 84


1463 862
1 773 42?7
2 887 897
37 25 7

6162 451
8 217 381
10 167 7 9 4
23 890 46 4
218 412
5 72 1
42 499 777
161 4 O2
17 796 380

2 91 3 9
3 41 7 2 1
349 164
517
5 7

989 909


6.5
8,102
1,05
38.5
18.8

1,244
299
32.3
73.6
60.8
67.2
55*2
16.6
43,471
19.7


5.6
5,977
1.05
35.2
20.4
55.6
2,440
1,073
297
30.5
69.7
56.9

55.0
17.2
41,371
19.7


8.9
11.561
1.08

57.9
2,709
1,298
277
33.9
79,4
52.8
66.1
60.o

14.9
39,489

23.8


7.4
8,458
1.08
36.5
22.2
58.7
2.555
1,139
277
31.2

74.6
49.9
62.1
59.6
15.9
40,045

24.3


10.0
20,391
1.06
43.4
30.0
73.4
3,708
2,033
369
46.8

60.2
58.1
59.2
$2.1
16.1
58,662
23.9


7.6
13,619
1.06
41.0
29.7
70.7
3,404

43.6


57.9
49.1
16.6
55,880
24.8


6.7
7,401
1.02


50.5
2,326
1,105
S258
32.3


67.7
55.4
16.
38,04
18.6


6.0
5,725
1.03
30.6
17.4
48.o
2,111
952
266
31.1

6.1
5.4
S8
S8
17.2
35,973

18.3


9-01
9"0
10-01
10-02

~100
10-0
10-01
1)-2

1 01

14-01

15


6,078
1.03
39.7
17.7
57.4
2,609
1,162
322
29.3

1.4
69.2
52.3
18.3
47,141
16.0


4.5
4,528
1.03
35.5
19.3
54.8
2,387
1,000
317
28.2


64.7
52.6
18.2
42.954
16.0


rxcludr rr~tohing ti oi tTUn ~ooootir ct ~nLti~ md illyl tr~lu~r.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1951 O 90018~


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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JANUARY 1951


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES








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Shtatemnt No. M..21 (os3-A)
FEBRUARY 1951


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


FREIHT TRAIN PERFORMlANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNIED) STATES
Compiled from 122 rep~orts of freight train statisticsr representing 131 ~irailay
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL. COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
POR THE MONTH OF PEBRUALRY 1951 AND 1950
I --


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


1 591 1950 1951 1950 195 1


59 195o


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* Exaludes switehing time of train loeoastives at initial and final terminals.


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U.S. DEPO~iTORY


ITEM
NO.


graM


1. Miles of road opeated at olooe or onath ..............
2. Tata-alles (Looosotive~papelld anod mootoroar tnine):
2-01. Stema losoastive-propelled train ............
2-02. DieseL-lrletric loaoomtive-opropelld twins .. ..
2-0) Eletrio l~ooomotive-propelld smias. .. .. .. .
20.Other looomotive-propelled twins .. ... .. .. .
2-~ .Toal looosetive-propell*A tmias .. .. .. .. ...
2- otoreal-propelled twrins .........
2- .07.Totaltwin-sil ......................
2-08.0rdinart .*******..........,........
3. Road la me est ** *** ** *** .. ... ..
F-01.Principal ***************.. .........
3-2. helper (ntoludesa B* and trrillag 'A' unite)* *. *. *
0.Li eooklil t. .... ......,,,** .**...

otal, theeol-electrio calF ***** ,,..
0.Total, eleotrio only. * * .
*0.Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, nan gas-electrio)* *
Tlran-switching loocomtive-ailes:
3-09. Steam locomotives ** ** ** ** ** ** *
10., Diesel-electrio locomotive ** ** ** *.. ..
}-M2. wtr 1ootr (b a t ad .mol6* asks, y elseo) ..
)-1. otal**************************** .
F1. Ca M o M1a i tal sad fnin terminas isolated to item 31)* .
4 01. Loaded, east or north ****** *..**
10. Losted, west or south ** ** ** ** ** ** ** .. .. .
.Empty, asternorth ************.,.......
.$ Empty, wst or south ** ** ** ** .. .
Epty, total ,. .......... ,,,, ***. ,. .
0Q. Iandetaatempty, st or aorth..,..,**...
C. Loaddetadeeptywestorsoulth......***.....
*0.Loadet and mpty. total. ** .. .
4-10. Caboose. all Aireetions ****......
I-11. Pasunrger oarrying cars, all blNotions *. .. ...
4-12. Other passenger-tran oare, all Alreotteas. . .. ...
5. aOe ton-atles of seat looomotives and tenders (thotusnts)r
501. Coal-burning stess looomotives* .. .. .. .. .. .. .
11bunig team locomotives ** ***. .
.Diesel-electrio leomootiu ..... .....
5- Electric locomotives* *** *** *** *** **
5- Other locoastives ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** *
6.GOmao tolo a Msotoars/ ooatents,anod aooa u( As~nd):. .
-01. Total in coal-buratag steam looomotin eta** *** **
602. Total in oil-burning stea locomotive tratas* ** *
0 otal is Reseol-eleetrie locomotive tmi~ne. ........

0.~: Totalinaogl lfeihttzn s.....ro n.*********. ;
607. Total of passenger train oan and contents included in 6*06
1:Yrto- (now nea nonr eq (Mthousa~emystatio ss****
8-01. Coal-buratag steam lwooootive-propelled tasias* ** *
602. 011-buratag tsten looomotive-rpaplled trrasin c * *

.: Other losoetive-propelled t~stas. .... ** **
otorar-pr~opelld trrain ** ** ** ** ** ** ** ** *
607. Total train-hoars .........**
AVERACGS
9. Avenge per 11* of road per day:
9-01. Tama-siles, estinary ..... ,,,. . .

10. Avra~ges pr t a Me l (erelatling Illgh smas). ........
10.Looaotive-ath (principal ad helper)*. ......


s0Z ra ton- les (exolatin locomo ives and tenders). ..
11. Gross ton-les of l.oomlotivesno tent*Ps per locomotiromile. ,
1 Ca *o~lr m o loated earlcaile ** *** *. ** .
01.OL Peonoat loaded of total freigt o acleso, east or sorth *
~~02. Pe~rot ldoadd of total traight earatle, west or seath *
1903 Perseat loa6et of total flreigh eawailes, all dissetions. *
14.OI Ave sp min or morth or total lose*A raw~ Oshe eses *



15. Percent tasina-sitehing hours at way sttions of total traia-hourst *


5 8 3
6 8 79518
4 848 379
441714
18;165 611
18:165117
11 889 60 2
275515
re1 75 35a7
S0 010 54
957 073
14 133464
8 261716
S5346 916
584 792

861519
573 414
42 3 36
14 77269
263 681
278 635
196 397
47503
66435
149 814
215 653
345074
3461 1
690685
12 4 6
12 8
7 4
2 378 993
a 66
1411155
132 688
3919498
17 184 42 5
4 90 1
13 883 40
1416 571
32 429 567
44 701
156 34705
5 11 8 7



186
8 39156


224 940
21537 692
17 108 834
6573485
5 43 4
39 825 44 7
28 6O2
39 854 04$
38 62113 5

39 245858
1 888 457
2146 967
438281274
24 568 304
18 014 174
699157

2 338 498
1226 860

36 09 548
822 10 5
6 38 3 9 2
676 951
1 50934 5
2714111
401015
672 43 0
1 103 803
1 077 970
2181773
39 5 4


5 602 225
1 727 084
5 409 644
203 658
1 46 3
18 944 074
40 437 95 2
10 399 2 O7
49 382 620
1900135
108 146 816
282 615
48 367 238
S1 38 3 8
2 9 9 85
205
1786
8 389 781


225 578
19 442 084
14 054 7 8 5
551750
1 313
54 049 872
88 458
34 078 384
53 704 785

34 066 05 7
1458 86C
1 753132
37 278 045
21908 330
14 695 741
678 081

8199 774
767 874
51 86 e
5 019 020
653 170
687 750
561044
18248 794
265 707
394 880
660 527
953457
955 864
1909581
51 2 1
5 14 5
4 433 81
1778 880
4 560 930
186 157
413
10 955 594
30 107 6 6
41037 501
1 657 75e
83 54311
345 079
36 58347
9 27 9 6
5 56 3 9


1737
1984 86


52 971
5 686 508
3 989 919
445 312
10 115 739
10 116 759
9 953 691
163068
10189 058
736 473
7855 9 8
11 651 129
6 816 201
4 319 899
515 029

743 218
384 846
45 0 95
1173159
186 124
385 470
161 899
387 369
S69 532
131331
800 863
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293 230
588 232
10 4 0 0
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5 167
1 130 723
186 461
3162 534
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12 2 2
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1304 901
25 481 96
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2 835 605
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194 897
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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMlANCE OF CLASS I STEAMI RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of freight train statistics representing 131 railwayps
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY 1951 AIND 1950

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1951 1950 1911950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close or onoth #. .. .. ... .. 224 9 7 3( 225 5 84 52 8 9 91 52 97 31 6 OT 9 8 O9 5 37 585 37 714 2l 186 4 4 2( 126 77 4
2. Tzata-sLes (locomotive-propelled and motoroarr trained :
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains .. .. .. .... 46 945 5131 43 691239 15 522 770 13 511296 5 981508 2 795 804 7 702 705 8 410 380 19 738 536 18 974 419 2-0
2-02. D~iesl-electric locomotive-propelled trains ,. . 7 028 382 26 615 312 10 526 101 8 050 37 3 713 56 5 61 13 6 992 50 4 826 491 16 796 14 3 15 377 305 -01
2- Electrio locomotin-propelled transn. .. .. .. .. .. 1 2 75 11 9 1 176 6 6 1 1 0 00 18 6 94 18 95 1 8 67 62 1-179 7 4 14 53 -0
2- 1. Other looomotive-propelled twnina .. .. .. .. ... 5 652 1s57 __ 5 65215
Tta loootveprpeledtrin .. .. .. .. .. 8 254 606 73 484 74 27 049057 22 515 856 4 790 251 5 284 164 14 695 213 13 836 811 38 TS0Os 05 34 507 918 2-O
2- Mtrsspoele ran .... .... ...60 8 9 5 60 910 3 20 6 2 I86 57 6 8 so 72 42-0n
2-.Total twein-silees .......... 315 501 73 545 659 27 052 26 3 a 518 04 4 790 251 3 224 164 14 695 813 13 236 811 38 777 774 34 566 642 2-01
0.0: rdinary. ...........,,............. 84 055 25 78 64 397 26 500 125 82 141458 4 709 0635 319540 145347 189 1515i765 38 298 882 34 173 6 3 2-08
3. oad onh reaes. . .. .. .. . . 260 242 903 268 552138 376 584 81168 28 624 148 024 105 0 4 478 89 8 393 00 8 2-09
3-0. Prinolpal ,****............ 85 298 80 73 519 665 27 072 297 82540 23@ 480757 3 28 095 14 696 65 13 237441 38 785633 34 513 69 0
3-08. Hlelpar (exoludes "B* and trailing 'A' units). .. .. 4 022 618 3 273 849 2 167 862 1 690 433 269 290 183021 38988C 328 042 1 855 646 1 072 35 0
3- .Li t..~U. ***................... 459494 3848B56 2076110 1755169 264211 166053IO 30371 2712 1951057 1670212
3- .Toalloomtie-lls.* *. .. .. .. .. .. 93 915 88 80 642 083 31 316 269 25 985 637 5 537 258 3 577169 15 530 044 13 822 610 41 932 336 37 256 467
r-.otal, stea only ..,........... 53 436281 492i99 397 18)567 078 16 182 0 7 4 480 799 30O70306 8 285809 8 960~63 28158 311 21086452
Total, diesel-electric oaly ,. .. .. ........ 38 934 903 29 697 021 11 573 605 8 701 43 754 054 89 73 7 071 945 4 62 047 19 535 0 9 15 943 808
7. otal, electric only. . *. .. ,. ... 1536 78 1 443 496 11i7538E 1102 30 102485 117 188- 258955 22403 8 o
-o.Total, other (bZemel and gasoline motor, and gamelectrio). .5 975 a1 Ba 9721-O7
Tasin-switahing locomotive-alles: --59 6 30
f*09.Steam looomotivees.......... 5128560 4 868 5 6 1 906 952 1692 866 384 6 1 2500O60 866 4 3 936 574 1970 545 1989 06 2g
10. Disael-electrio looomotives 587 714 1484 398 1 216 4 91 736 656 66 871 47 174 445 701 190 380 659 651 DOS 988 3-0
w\ alol lof l pl6mer/ aeto), 1171 38 6 106 5 9 1 100 8 5 94 51 0 5i 61E 7 3 10 7 1 010 35 0 1


01L. Loaded, east or north *, 796 600 1441286 614139 490160 108 846 64 017 276 211 226 42 799 404 660 687 4-0
02o. Loaded, west or south *. 460 106 1177 311 420 09E 341 60 95 99E 64 870 281 05 187 446 782 705 583 345 1-02
Od.:Lo~dadedtol**********...... ... 3258zs706 261853 1 034 23 83183 204844 128187 497.16 413788 1522t109 124402 4-
*Empty, eastor north ...**.... 618 76 593 03 153 472 159819 64 892 4448 94 251 98 821 06150 290815 -
0.Empty~wstorsout ... ....... 0819 86159 39586p 318159 7166 4561 13 781 12949 5440 37404 40
M Epty, totl.....****** 1 524 584 1454 37 502 990 471678 138058 87 029 289972 288 311 653 556 667 619 -
10. Landed and eapty, eastor orth ............., 2 417 36 2 034264 767 611 649 699 1753E 108ee500 370 4 6 38513 i1055 950I so902 4-07
C- Losted and empty, west or south . .. ...... 2 365 985 2 038 910 769 684 653 809 169164 107 416 557 086 31 936 1070 111 960 749 4-0
4-09.Loandet andepty, total......... 4 783 290 4073 174 1 537 25 1 303 508 342 902 215 916 727 4 8 642 0 9 8175 66 1 911 6 51 4-0
ri0: i'.booe nL rryla rn .81 & 1n 82 73 6 3 7525 3 4 9 I 14 313 27 38 335 i
4.12. Other passengentrain oars, all Alrections. ,. .. .. 8 O5 9 91 81 6 6 7 7 66 9 8 7 1 80 4i 8 10 4 4 91 5z 4 55 -1
5* Gmrea ton-miles of road locomotioes and tendoer (thousants)r
501. Coal-burning steam locomotives* .. .. .. 1 194 785 10 481401) 5 312 220 4 527 398 1 78547E 1141822 2 072 805 8 816 582 3 084 288 8 595 599 0
02.: Oil-burning steam 100080$7** .. ,. ..... 3 6 73 6 4 6 35 67 80 6 8 8 10 24 89 O6 44 SO 3 63 6 9 7 3 513 25 3 0
*Diesel-electrio looomotives ** ** .. ,. ... 11 792 69? 9 99 00 3 068 253 2 324391 1995812 8238 185949 1 396174 6 671490 I 5 94410 -
5-~ Eletrie laooootives................. ... 434 287 404 362 288Spe 274173 569 4944 91 38 1 80 744
.0: other locomotives*************.. ... 1487 421
6. zes o~onasofon, oaensan obose (ho ds:.. .. 8 096 83 E a 853 ase a 687 339 7 136 205 1 981 982 1 875 892 3 91 300 3 659 05 13 486 8i 11 784 4275
-0. Total In coal-burning stea leooaotine twins ,. .... 89 300 65 71 093 14 39 182 11 9 31 419 601 151 207 19 9 889 90 2 1 452 60 7 1 481 61 1 *19 8 7 Sa 14 pes oat 601
*(Y Total in oil-bar~nin stem locomotive trains. ,. .. .. Z 126 354 21000 355 11974 19 501 177 865 257 18s2 1 936 515 20 723 732 6-0g
0f .DY otlIn diestl-eliothe locomotiv trans.**** 107 057 450 82 801064 89 645 P 933 2S88 299 1 707 215 700701 17 984405 2lIP 357 238 57 71 87 454 82 6-
6-0 ta1 in eleorl l coototir trlee a an....... 4 175 470 3 644 800 3 168 75 6 2 897 577 418 843 263 854 -587 88 483 36 6
*6.Total in all feight trains .. .. *****.... 222 692 54 5178 5is5 95 72 008 982 56 625 092 17 333 256 10 194 457 33 614 88 228 095 971 99 7 8 6 83 637 8 5
6-07. Total of pessenger train cars and contents included in 6-06 652 4 4 3 680 051 104 72 151 916 8 81 E 7 611 142 417 180 681 396 28 2 339 9 6-07
1: p tn~ reno and inone (thaundrsa mytios,.... 104 877 995 78 176 856 34596 4 6 25 018 3 3 95088207 5224869 16 025 4 4 18616 47 2 44 75387 d 35 31990761
8-01. Coal-barning stea locomotive-propelled trins. *.,, 4 75 75 1 2 143 2 5 6 1 13 9 2 O0 980 6 33 247 7 4 7 167 8 5 516 0 8 533 46 4 a72 78 52 80 -01
8-02. 011-burning steam looomotive-prop~lled tweins .. 650 36 9 684 309 1 26 61 97 O 24 2 15 08 64 81 690 34 0

8-.Othier looomotive-propelled trains *5 *6 5 *8 *3 *4 *8 *2515 11471 10 67@ -
8-e oonmpoelttats***** *******3 886 3756 396 O 2 45 158 8-
8-07. Total train-hour .,................. .... 5162 77 4 280 8o 1 841452 1423192 297951 192 091 891 773 77 8sag 15 a45 E 9 6s 6-7
AVERAGES-
9. Averaeso per mile of road per day:
9-1 Tan-ies rdnry.. ... *** ... .63 .5 7.1 9.9 6.7 6.6 5*5.1 4.6 9-01
10. ? A r t U 1 ~~le ecudn igttaas... ... 7,0 11,085 8,oo5 19.935 lo,938 7,233 5,666 5,999 2722 9-02
10-T Locomotiveu-mile (pI1~rinia andt helper 1.05 1.ok1 1.08 1.08 1.06 1.o6 1.02 1.03 1.03 1.03 10-0
10-02. Loaded fright ear-miles * ** ** ** 38.8 36.1 39.o 37.6 43.5 40.3 34.2 31.5 39.7 36.P 10-02
10-0d Empty frei6 t ear-mles ........ 1.1 20.0 19.0 21.3 29.3 27.3l 15.8 17.41.110-
10 .Ttal freigt ear-ales (exol~ad Doaboose)* ; *** 56. 5. 58.0 58.9 72.8o 67.6 So.o4.9 ,56. 9.55
1~r0-. Gross ton-alles (eolading locomo ivoe and tenders). .. 2693482772573613.9 ,1 ,4 ,0 591
1> .Ne onmie .. .. .. ... ... ... 128 ,061,306 1102,018 1,635 1,102 29613 1,169 1,033 1-
11. Gross tol-al~le of looomotives an tenders pr looomotin-mile.. .. 299 26277 275 371t 3625 265 2322 316~ 11
12 .e tC m oper loaedo onwal* .... .... 32.2 29*9 33.5 30.1 644. 223052. 841
01)O. Pero~nt loaded o f otal freig t one-iles, eat or north 744 70.8 80.0 75.4 62.6 59.0 74669.6 72.3 69.5 1 0
1)02. Pemrent loaded of total freigut ear-miles, west or south 617 57.7 54.6 52.3 56.7 60.4 6205 .1 67.560710
r0 percent loaded of total freight ear-mles, al l direction.. 68.1 64.3 67.3 63.8 5,9.7 9.: '68.4( 6 .4 70.0 65.1
14. OS Are s ent ot or north of total loaded fright on -miles 55.2 55.0 59.4 58.9 53.1 9755.5 54*7 52.5 53.1 3
1 O. Taein-miles .. ........... 16.5 17.2 14.7 15.8 16.1 16.8 16.5 17.1 18.2 18.3 14
14-02. Gross ton-miles (exolating looomotives and tenders), .* 43,134 41,710 39,101 39,787 58r 175 53,071 37,694 36,355 46,789 44,190 14-02
15. O~erent twin-switching hours at way stutions or total usin-hours*. 19.6 19.8 23.9 24.8 23.7 24.6 18.5 18.4 15.7 16.o 15


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* Exaudes sitching time of tzata loaoootives at initial and final tenainals.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each me nth within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1951 O 90018


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
FBURWU OF TRANSPORT 80DND(ICS AND 8TATI1F~CF


Statement No. M.-211 (os-a)





















WESTERN DISTRICT


PCR THE MONTr OF MARCH 1951 Axo 195o
I


SU.S. DEPOSTORY


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126 736 1
1o0 099 8914 2-01
8 671 833 2-02

18 873 305 2-05
32 86 8 2-0~
18 906 173 2-07
18 73126 9 2-08
174 9041 e-09


18877270 01
513 38 5 02
9398573 3-03
520408 51C3-0
8 981 16 53-0
136 97 4-07

3 8 210 1-08

5: 700' 11
16 06 127
537 439 14d

151s 735 4-04
36 651 406


i 18 66 41


3130 699
50 4820
6 521 654 -0
9 074 954 6-01
11 605 2871 6-02



196 4721 6-07
20 663 92 1 7
273 24 71 801
558 183 8- 02



1035 3161 807


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I


224 92

25 616 557
20 962 39
751 44
47 320 344
35 595
47 353 935
46 755 05
598867
47 351025
2 128 95
2435238
51 915168
28 994 875
22 031 597
878 381
10 315
2 630 587
1 421 616
62 621
102
4 114 926
925 96
999 491
851 823
1 851 514
565 975
559 312
925 287
1 365 466
1 411135
2 776 601
47 741
1 847
4 529
6 560 923
2 143 792
6639978
249 472
2 701
15 596 866
49 499 396
13 370 866
62 053 484
2 434 104
42 140
127 399 991
361100
59 069 229

1 292 953
367 325
1 099 237
43 59
2 133
2 805 558


* Exaudes switobtag Stee of tasia losometius at initial and fnal tenrsials.


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_,~~c- UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

|||llllllli111 IlilllII Illil11llllillillillII llillII IN TERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISS IO N


J/ 3 1r262 08851 6595U unuor TRAmewOrTraONotaSAN D STATISMC8

i': TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compleld from 122 reports of freight train statistics representing 131 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


Ca3 ** I


ITEM
NO.


1950


1951


1950


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road oprrated at close or month .............*
2. rraia-Mles (looomotive-propelle rd satmtoroar trains):
2-01. Steam loo0Motive-propened trains .......
2-02. Diesel-electric loomotive-propelled St~ra;: ***.
2-05. E1*otrio looomotive-propelled tasas *** *** **
2-04. Other looomotive-propelled tratas *******
2-05. Total lo00Motile-propelled t beha ..... ....***
2-6 otoreacr-prIopeld tlrans ....*****

2-09. Light .. .
3. Boad looosotive-ailes:
3-01.POrinoipal.. .. .. *
3-02. Ilelper (exoludes 'B* and tal~in~g "' unit)** ** ..

05 otal, steam only ...........
06 otal, dIes~l-electrie onl .........
0.Total, electrio only. ...................*
}*O. otal, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and ganeletro). .
Tamin-switahin loonaotive-ailess
0.Diesel-eleotria loomlotine..... ......
11. Electria looomotive ...........
12. Other looemostrr (dieset uan gasolpiemot, and amelectrie) ..
13). Total .. .. .
1. Car-alles (thousants)I
I-01. Loades, east or north ...................
4-02. Lostda, west or asoth ********************
4-0).Looated toutal **
4-4.Epty, east or north .........***********
r4- Ept, west or south ....................
Empty, totEL J . .;oi ......**
-0.Leaded sad empty, east or noth *******
1-09. Losses and empty, total ..............*****
4-10. Caboose. all directions ..................
4-11, Passeger oarrying cars, all theations ******
4-12. Other passengentrai oneo, all directions.... ..*
5. Gross ton-ailes of road looomotiros and tenders (thousands)I
5-01. Coa~bl-Manin stea looomotirs ..... ....
.~2 Oil-burning steam loomlotives ...............
59.DOissel-eletrilo omootive. .. .. .
5-1 Eletrie looomotives. ....................
05.otherlocomotivs .. .. .. .. .
6. rossI ton-siles of one, conl~tents, and ~O;bose (theasands):
-01. Total in ooal-burning steam loaoootin trains ****
W. Total in oil-barrnn steam looomlotive tzatas. ********
6-04. Total in electrI-otro locoasintzins ** ** ** **
60. Total in orthri loooomotive a~nd mooortaa *******
otal in all freigt twlna *********
6-07. Total of passenger train one and contents included n' 6-06
i. Iat ton-sles rwnaue an aoanrevnue thousandsd) .........
8.Trala-hur (Inolating train**witching hoars at wy stationsjr
8-01. Coal-burniag stea looomotive-paopelled $2*8* ** ** *
8-02. 011-burning stes loomnotive-pzopelled Stlrin ****
8*0) DIesel-electrio looomotir-n-paplled talas ****
80.Eleotrio looomotin-propelled tasias**** ****
.I~ Other looometive-propelled t~ain ******
otorear-propelled twoins *********
8-07. Total trein-heare ***********
AVERAGES
9. Average per mile of rote per days
9-01. Tamin-siles, extinary ..........
9.02. 2et tea-miles .......................
10.Aveege pr tzata-alle(zltn ih en)
10. 01.~ Locomotive-mile (principal sad helper**. ...
10-02. Leaded traight eac~r-als............******

160. Gress toa-nies (eze~tlatn loomotives sand tendrs), .
1406. Met tea-aties . .................
11. Gross toanaleso of looomotives and tenders per losomtive-sil** .
12. Met ton-ais per loated eawlLe ..... .....
1). Car-sile sations
1~01. Pero~at loated of total freigt onwalles east or sorth *
I0. Pereeat loades of total treigg es>*Mles, west or south .
130. Peront losset of total freight ear-alles al l Sretions* *
~Q. Pereest oast or aerth of total lossed tright esmanl *
14. Avromes per tasia-borur
14-02. Gross tea-siles (ezelaiag loo~omotives~ an ~d ttrs), .

15. Pereeat tzata-swtehing hous at way satitons of total twela-bourst. .


52 892
8 290 653
6 201 827
578 064

15 070 54E
1746
15 078 294
14 800 872
271 423
15 088 903
1 108183
1095 474
17 292 560
9 835 207
6 782 710
674 643

978618
658 825
53 977
1691418
299 439
352 243
246 861
599104
95 387
811 790
307 177
447 630
458651
906 281
15 470
179
8 72
2 804 647
3 925
1825613
165 ~444
4 799 529

21$34 429
8 956
18 159 955
1 8 59 1 72
74
41541 8866
55 231
19 509 434
589680
739
364 117
33 976
216
988 728


52 97C
8 401 024
4 557 561
550 214

13 508 SOS
1 204
13 510 012
132815 91&
296 097
13 522757
1 221 04 4
1 204 612
15 948 412
10 27 7 64 3
5 OSE17 5
648 595

1 092 00 5
447 151
54 625
1593 761
263 72 5
314 726
210 64 6
525 374
86 875
178 515
265 390
401 601
389 163
790 764
13 853
18 7
1 2 34
2 871 551
6 297
1337 812
161 236
4 376 696

215 80 24 4
19 500
13 184 066
1 735 34 2
61
36 519 213
71 632
17 356 393
619 665
1 501
265 456
1O 651
10 8
917 381


8 079

2 163 89
588 379
54 159
60 4
2 605 847
2 569160
36 687
2 612 528
140 828
143 456
2 896 612
2 428 861
409 176
58 575

206 553
33 776
3177

243 506
17 474

68 657
53 936
116 593
56 715
43 740
80 453
99 370
97 676
197 046
2 668
69
51
947 037
109156
32 810
1 089 003
8 726 050
952 295
243 763
9 922 108

5 387 441
133 724
23 628
5

160 669


8 095

2 103 815
227 999
65 553
2 397 34 5
2 3 97 34* 5
2 559 978
37367
2 406 436
191 92 2
142 79 3
2 741 151
2 575 247
262 14 3
105 761

199 171
30 773
4 073

254 017
17 070
45 427
59 256
104 663
37 606
3345 *
71 051
83 03 3
92 701
175 734
2 466


698 715
51 418
45 125
995 256
8 175 64
460 05 6
262 96 3
8 896 667
5 666
4 881 883
154 979
15 987
4 616

153 582


37 537

4 121 471
3 928 688

8 050 159
8 0 50 159
7 98 881
66 38
8 052 675
158 832
155 500
8 367 007
4 393 762
3 973 245


453 062
256 660

689 72
165 613
155116
121 556
276 672
51 971
81 707
153 678
207 087
203 263
410 350
8124
1 115
1113 249
26 581
1 031500

2 171 350
8 338 098
165 620
10 155 994

18 639 712
83 840
8 697 730

263102
6 138
207 478


476 918


37 741

4 895 312
2 683 98 3

7 579 295
7 579 295
7 514 298
64 997
75 80125
231 399
161 424
7 972 94 8
5 264 131
2 706 817


515 532
125 743

641275
149 162
138 823
105 55 3
244 376
52 090
76 306
128 396
190 913
181 859
372 772
7 599
1 13 3
1302 224
31379
763195

2 0 96 79 8
9 709 595
17 8 09 2
6 936 771

16 824 458
78 654
7 834 676
314 086
8 138
130 598


452 822


126 417
11 041104
10 443 497
99 840
9 949
21 593 790
31 849
21 625 639
21 401 200
224 439

21597119
721 062
1040 808
23 358 989
12 337 045
10 866 466
145163
10 315
1012 554
472 357
5 467
10S
1 490 280
4431 442

429 475
429 470
B858945
181 904
828 075
403 979
611 379
651 545
1262 924
21 479
1 254
2 4 91

1 695 990
2 113 886
5 673 709
51 318
vo01
7 537 004
10 900 819
13 196 991
38 825 840
331 169
42 066
57 296 285
215 560
25 474 624
306 427
360 248
504 014
6 303
334
1 917
1 179 243


225 542

25 500 04 2
16 141 382
709 214
8 116
42 358 754
34 074
42 392 82 6
41819 463
573 36 5
42 386 5 8 e
2 235 74 8
2 448 68 6
47 071 02 2
29 197 16 5
16 974 30 4
891 34 3
8 210
2 882 821
924 915
64 398
15 6
3 872 290
809 39 6
883 305
715 319
15 98 624
328 304
502 098
830 402
1 211 60 9
1 217 417
2 429 026
42 601
1 3 O9
5 3 2
6 496 533
1 951 784
5 283124
256 84 3
also
13 990 404
48 538 43 9
11 802 879
48 117 752
2 311 12 6
28 752
110 798 94 8
350 424
50 936 873

1 341 977
367 822
805 75O
41138
357
2 O5 7
2 559 101


6.7
8,472

1.05
19.8
59.1
2,725
1,263
300
31.9
73.2
60.4
66.7
54.0
16.9
45,4(10
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7,285

38.2
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1,218
297
31.9



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16.6
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11.899
1.08
40.5
20.7
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2,807



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58.8
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59.2
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16.2
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23.4


9.4
19.454
1.09
44.4
30.1
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3,770




16.6




23.5


6.9
7,475
1.02
34.7
16.7
51.4
2r335
1,089
260
31.4
74.9
59.8
67.4

16.9
39,084
18.3


6.4
6,696
1.03
32.5
17.1
49.6
2,239
1,043
263
32.1
72.7
o80
6.6
6.8
16.7
37,155
18.1


4.8
5,310
1.03
38.7
19.3
58.2
2,592

28.8


66.5
53.1

4r6,902


6,500

40.1
18.9
59.o
2,677
1,190
323
29.7
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680
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14.8


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Statement No. M-211 (os-A)
MARCH 1951


S1Lice


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION I SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT











FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMlANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Comlpiled from 122 reports of freig~ht train statistics representing 131 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
POR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCHI 1951 AND 195o

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1951 1950 19511 1950 1951 1950 1951 195o 19151 195o
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close or month). ............ 224 957l 225 56 8~ 52 8971 52 9711 8 079~ 8 09~ 5 7 548 37 74 2 163 126 43'
2. Tami-mles (looomotLin-propelled and motoroar t~rins): 2
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained ... ... .. .. 72 562 070( 69 191 281 23 813 42 21 912 322 6 144 831 4 899 017 11 824 176 13 305 632 30 779 64C 29 074 310 2-0
2-02. Diesel-electric loom~otive-prop~lled trained ... .. .. 57 990 713 44 756 694 16 727 9;2 12 607 94 O 1 101 944 589 15 3 10 921196 7 510 47 4 29 239 64' 24 049 14 2-01
2-0j lectrio locomotive-poapelled twoins. .. .. ..... 2 006 566 1 885 875 1 578 25 1 504 403 149 383 133 354 278 989 248116 2-0
2- 1. Other looomo~tive-prpelled treine .. *** *. 15 60 9 653-.- 15 60 9 653 -
,ir Tota loomotive-propelle tri' ..... 132 574 950 115 843 503 42 119 605 36 024 665 7 396 098 5 621509 22 745 372 20 816 106 60 313 875 53 38122 3 g
2- Mtrarpplldtin ... .... **.94 490 94 984 4 95 3 392 89 538 91592 2.0~
.I~ Total tzein-ailes ***** ***** 132 669 440 115 938 4 8 42 124 55 36 028 057 7 396 09 5 621509 28 745 37 20 816 106 60 403 413 53 472 815 2-.
2- nr~. Ordinarf...... ***** **** ****. 130 810 311 114 461 860 41 300 99 35 355 37 6 7 278 223 5 555 51 822 531010 20 646 063 59 700 02 58 904 903 2-0
2-. 9 Rod aktwte* *.... ************* ** 1859 12 1 476 627 823 561 672 681 117875 65991 214362 170 043 703 31 567 9121 2-09
3-01. Prinolpal *....,.... ***** ***** 152 649 345 115 906 257 42 161 20C 36 062 992 7 416 065 5 634 531 28 749 32 20 817 566 60 322 752 3 391160
3-02. H~elpe (exoludes 'B' and tariling A' units)* . 6 151 523 5 509 59 7 276 045 2 911 47 7 410 118 374 94 5 488 65 559 4 41 976 708 1 663 7 3 0
~ To~ 51loom~otiv-ailes .... .. ******* 145 831 055 127 712 59 5 48 608 825 41 933 73 8 235 85 6 318 32C 23 697 05 21 795 55 65 291325 57 664 97 0
5-. otal, steamonlJ ** ** ** ** * *. 82 43315 78 496 050 28 402 279 26 459 207 6 909 66 5 44 555 12 65186 14 224 694 34 469 56 32 368 59< -
Total, dissel-electrio only 60 966 50 46 871325 18 350919 13 72 606 1 163 20 651 878 1104519 7 570 864 30 401561 24 924 977
7. otal, aleotrio only. ... ... .. .. 2 415109 2 334 839 1 850 031 1 750 925 160 96 222 B88 404 118 36102 0
r*8 otal, other (dese and gaso~line MDOt, and ga-lctria). 16 20 10 379 -6 2 1 *1 57 }-0
Train-switahing looomottre-miles: 9 03930
}-09. steamlooomotirrs..............,,,.... 7 7615S17 7 751363 2 885 57 2 784 871 5i91184 449 23 13 0186 1 452106 2 98289 3065sl j~
10. Dies*1-*1otria looomotives .. ............. 4 009 474 2 409313 1 874314 1 183 987 100 647 77 947 702 505 316123? 133200 831 50
F.5*1 E~oro lontio aB .o*eo/ etre, 10007 172 989 154 85 149135 895 7804 1617 1605C 1


-01. Loaded, east or aorth *. 798091 2 324 5 31 966382 804 90< 171 503 109444 431275 365165 1 228 87 1045 016 401
02O. Londed,west or south********** 2 311929 1 892 63C 666 95S 552 29 149934 124 126 342 861 292999 1152175 923 807 4-0
0~ I~ada, toutl******************* ***. 511000 4217161 16JJ334 lj13520 32143 23357C~ r r 774188 6516 23810 1982 4-e.
Bpty, est or aorth******************** 984 740 921 342 246855 246 394 101 605 88089 146222 1 50 911 488054 441946 -
.~ Empty, west or south 1465131 1I63 6 9 561 316 9067 116 906 75991 117428 205 796 69 481 91 23 t-0
Epty, total 449871 22i85 03 810175 73706{ 818 511 158 08( 563650 356707 1057535 1033184 -
00. Loaded and empty, east or north *** *** *** 3 782 831 3 245 873 1215 241 1051 30C 273 108 191533 577 549 516 076 1716 93 1 486 964 407
-O. Ladde sand espty, west or south ** ** ** ** 3 777 060 63256 327 12268275 1042 972 266 840 00117 560 289 498 795 1781656 1 514 443 4-0
C9. Loadde and espty, total **************** 7 559 891 502 200 2 443 516 2094 272 539 94 39165C 1 137 83 1 014 871 3 458 589 3001407 409

5 ~. o unr ooose a m on a Udioneon Msns *... 25914 1538 52 400 143 13 8995 34 6986 7156 1-12

.Dies*1-electri olocomotius .....*******.... 18 432 671 14 682 416 4907 866 3662195 SOO6717 133145 2 870929 2 161369 10345199 8 725109
Ch01 notrlodooHotes., 683 759 661205 451327 435409 89 793 945~7C 142 6391 131226
6. roa o e o orsooensan o oes thusnd): ** 43 693 704 37 843 610 13 486 868 11 512 819 3 070 985 2 268 84 6 112 630 5 755 862 21 023 22 18 306 08



g~ a-M~ en non ne ~an nonwvu (ao~thousam stat os. .. 1638 97 825 129 1913 7 2 0 9 54 105 895 4234 7 23 1495 64 10 106 15 2 2 723 179 5 20 45 4 0 288503 II 256 181 69
bu i ilhrning s o te- Loo stmselanins.,,. 35 68 684l 32 0 23 10 726 8 543 20 3 8 71 34837 13 8475 514 879 81 0 752 159 01 6O
~2 O li"'it??:i COl i" ". '".. ...i... 1610) lit 2188 4 1006371 71435 680 10 167 342 5 8 3262e0.P 0o 1O 1 711028
8-7 otal ain -hourso .. ** ** ** ** 7~n 968 332 6 895 91 5 802 6C 2 8340 55860 4 7 138691 16 225 651 31 31 05 841 2 92 0
9. i~ Avege prmle ofh~ loaoot pro days P tl.....77 l as 71
9*01. Taia- 1ies ominary .. . .... 309 .4 .8 .5 .4 .1 6.55 8.7 7.* J 7 1641. 7.61 i45 245 42 6.7 6.1 3.2 4.13 16 4*0
10. 7 Av *Mp roi prma1 r l (exoin ons lihttda .ott .nluo n 0 ,09 6,360 47 1,3695 8,8884 20,478 13,72 7,6 6,02192 6,17255 4957 9-0
10It o-ni.o L ooostveate (piciand norrno(helperd . .. 6 .4 2 2 1051.o 1.o 1.oe0 8 4 74 1.o886* 0 .o?5 2472 1.o245 1.0 1.22 03 6 81.o3 710-
10-0. LeZ-~ades trto onwalles . . .. .. .. .6 39. 36.5i? 788 39. 384 2 5844. 302.07'9 P 34.4 31. 399 2 37.2 610
1-8 zessEle (eolaing lt ooomotives ani~d tender). .. 267 69 25283 2,74 2,65 3,7 3 S ,1 2,176 2,3 256 10-74 O
11 Gos oasiesof looomot we sa~lld teerspr loomoi ie 1.9 1,10769 1, O18 1, 9 2 1 90 1,91767 1062 1
C mo r loadesot awatpople .rin .O .7 213. 3. 124. 333. 1122 0
1 Proa l oated of total freigh ea-tls we or sot 1 561 58. .3o6.6.1 .7 7.8 731. 750. 1 0
1 0. Peoet loaded oof ota fngh ea-mle al 4teios .3 61 .6 64. 180 ig 34 g 4 4862 4 56 2.01 .25 658.7 66.981) 2 2 61.o 1



-15. Petwet tra n-switchin h pours l atwysansd ofo talr) tztahors 941.8 23.8 24.68 2.66 2.1 18.52 1.3 15.4j 1.23 15-


e....


* Exludes switching time of tlrin looomotives at initial and final te~rLaal.
# Represents ar. average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period,


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTINGOFFICE;1951 O 0018


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURBaU OF TRANWORT 800OMICSr AND 8rTgATIC


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*O~ Exltssitching tim of twe1a loomoine at tainal2 sat 1a terrmin.


SUNIV. OF FT. LIs.


ITEMd
NO.


rr~e~a


1951


1950


1951


1950


1951


1950


1951


1950


1. Miles of road operated at olose or anath ..............
2. Smia-ales (looomotive-pampelled eat motonro twine):'
2-01. Steam locomotive-propllod triain .............
2-02. Diesel-electria losometin-rpropelle twrins ....,
2-03 E1*otrio looomotin-propelled twins. ...........
-0.Other looomotiepropelleI~d trrain .......



2-09. Light .. .. .. ..
3. Iloed loconotive-miless
9-01. rineipU1.. .. .. .. ...
3-E. e r(exolubte 'Baamln*~nie** *. .


06.otal, beseL-eLectri ooly.. .. ..
07 otal, electrio only. ....................
00 otal, other (41***1 an'qd gasoi motor, sat gae-eletrIe). .
TIMU~switahiagloaoootive-ailess
09.teamlocomotive... ... ... .
10. Diesel-electrio looomotive ..... .....
11. Electrie looomtlotes............ .. .
12. Ohra losemotives (diese~l adi;. peuemtrd Meetrio) ..

14. CamaLles (thousants)r
4-01.Loaded6, asteornerth .. .. .. ..
4-00. Lead*&, west or south ..........
4-4.Epty, east or srh....................

4-07. Leates an ept, t or mot .... .... ..
C-08. Landed ad emptl, west or south ..............
6-09.Lonetondempty, total ... .. .. .. .
4-10. Caboo. a1 ln~l dsations .. .. .. .. .. .
4-11. Passeger oarrying cars, alamtos...........
6-12. Other ponassnr-tzala ears, all Alasetions.... ...
5. Games ton-siles of zest looomotives and tenders (thomaants)l
01. Coal-burning steam looootives*ht .....
.Oil-burnin steam looomotives ...............
.Di***1-eletrie loeomottrs ... ... .. ..
Eletrie loaomotives. ....................
.0ther looomtine ... .. ... .. .

01. Total to coal-burta steam looOODtiW tNIiB *..
otal in oil-burning stess looomotive etasio. .......
03. Total in dissel-eletrie locomotive Wans.... ..
6-4 otal In electrio leoomo~tiv train ...........
otal la other losometive saA motorear Stats ** **
otal in all freidbt MaIne... .... ...
607. Total or passeger tran oar n ona bltents knoluded in -0
6. Met ton-alles rnnue aQ~ndno~nzwvn (theassda) ..........
8. iet-heare (inaodlnag traion-sihing hours at way stations) a
6-01. Coal-baratag steam loeometivepropelled tzatas. .......
6062. 011-bWrota stea loaomotive-propelled tlrias ......
8-03. Diesel-eleetheo lecomontiv-propllet tmrias... ..
8-06. Electria looomotie-oproplled tMain *******
8-05 Other looomotive-rpropelle twNs .............
8-6 otorear-propelled tzaa ...... .....
8-07. Toal tash-heas. .. .. .. .
AVERAGES
9. Ave a per sile of roa per anyr

10. Avesemes per Sma-" (slaig ihtMta
105.Loeooa~ive-iles (priaolpal 6at helper). .....
10-02. hna e he& ear-ales ................*
100.Emt ret t es>*iles...... ......
10-04. Total nolt ear-ales (eseI*lo eaboose). .
10-05. Gase tea-dles (esolatta le0f~ Dsn teaoers). ...
10-05. 6et tea-Les....... ......**
11. Quesr tea-sile of looomotives sa't testers e~~tr l;ooive-ile .
22. Met towles1 per Les~Ae esp-Ml ..***..**
1). Camlel zetiess
1 Proent locate of tetal traigt eawailes, eme or aerth .
1 Pro~at looade et total tright eamies, was or seath .
1 Prseat lost*A of total freight es>ML1*s al sintreetom. .
1 Prseat east or morth of total leades hight ear-M s *



15. Peavest trei-~ta-wthing hears at way sutaoms of total treta-horurst *


8 079

4 11 5 8
49 93
2 395 81
2 395815
83 6516 7
28 648
8 401 63 1
184 914
13548 6
86600511
z 172 69 8
54157

19069
32 96 6

226 684
16 3-74

51:692
110993
34 72
*4 788
78 516
94025
95 48 /
189O s



858 080
117 940
29 089
1 005 849
8 156 082
1 130 961
8 28 00 8
9 514 985
4 119
5 190 412
119 020
28 517


144 543


8095
2 137 351(
210 6 2 3
58 614
2 406 595
8406595
2 576 804
29 791
2 414131
151 912
8486555
as569 69 2
826 009
90 854


29 365
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822 0 40
16 49 8|
45585

47 95 (
50 390
78 340
91 535
90 711|
182244
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905 189
47170
41094
991455
8 281711
460 4 52
238 7 8 4
8 980 946
4 933
4 821 972
129 551
13 20 $
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3 690 770
S8 35 2 3

7 526 008
7 526002
7 461744
643858

147187
144 798
7 6i8038
3 939 055
5 879 005


394ost
244 ash


158 11 3

148 488
108 674
857156
47 15
81 694
188 809
195597
190368
585 965
7 604
89 4
972 636
87 114
1 016 195

2015 945
7 570484
178 15 2
9 719 218

17 467 854
68 239
8 104 419
230022
197 89 9


4 34640


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4 488 142
2 715 5 6
597
7 395 70

61 21
7 396 443
201 018
154 758
7 752 219
2 738981



132 703

599 062
157 407
135 39C
100 74
85613
50 67
8130
131 980
186 0 6 5
182 053
54816
7 394
19 3

1 252 560
19 5 06
772 292

8 044 358
9 504 571
6 978 978

16 592 391
63 318
7 528 557
290 247
151 6 45


427354


224 854
23 266 011
20 7 70 2 3
717 251
950
44 754 44 5
33131
44 787 576
44 220677
566 899
44 7836472
19 33191
2 267 58 2
48 984 24 5
26 34110 4
21783 576
8 58 405
1 16 0
2 437 376
1 375 539
59 3 1
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38 78579
880218
957 893
797 051
17 54 944
352 719
567 639
920358
1 310612
1 364 690
2 675 302
45 17
1 87 9
4 6 87
5 947 294
1 968 9 4
6 597 66 3
249 54 6
101 i
14 763 298
45 835 46
13 0 47 81
61499 10
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122 719 77
369 SG
56 908 381
1156 56 0
3 41 9 2
1 0 66 0 5 5
4 O7 6
109
1 99 O
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25 185 557
15 9 51 2 80
695 968
8 450
41 841 255
89 791
41 871046
41 372 638
498408
41865 233
2 039573
2 219588
46184 380
28 579 734
16 677 879
858 078
8 44 3
8711695
886 240
59 0 1 8
1 5 6
56 57 109
772 6.92
863 070
709 560
1572 630
358 375
531024
889 401
1281445
1 240 586
2 468032
48 047
1 13 9
4 4 63
6 588110
1 749 6 SE
5 253 345
251 900
2 843
13 845 257
49 987 Old
10 5 63 4 3 5
47 552 98 9
2 549 5 52
39 6 3 S
110 492 632
313 512
49 686 874
1 05015 2
527 3 5 2
780 7 7 6
59 5 3
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6 117 80 2
549 681
13 817 834
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13 577413
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15 805 916
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6 661 68 8
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415 231
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18 090 0 5
1 7 03 0 71
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38 570567
54 333
18 388 50 8
499 86 6
346 855 1

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4 598 8 0 8
540 084
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1088
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13 410127
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S138 706
1109 097
15 915619
10494 389
4 794671
626 559

1047 341
415 621
48 7 3
1 511745
852 595
307 786
810 799
518 585
96 80p
800 481
297 290
404 595
411 280
815875
15 946
18 0

2 963 328
1313 606
158 826
4440 882
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12 18 2
12 621 562
1 769 0 7 8
60
37 080 491
49 746
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613 160
94 5
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10 405 6 7 4
117 697
950
21 017 394
31477
81048e871
80 816 35 3
838516
21080384
TOS548
974394
22 700260
1171ssoe
10 809 739
170053
116 O
seson
488 826
6 85 8
5 4 8
1461666
434 6 2
423708
408 94 3
8 58 645
188 050
854 668
436 718
605 752
663611
1 269 36 3
20913
1 38 5
28 5 8
S6 85 184
1 9 37 $.6 7
j 637 72
61089
101
7 381153
11 338 69 6
12 8 68 60 1
38 556 619
399 38 0
6 87 3
57 166 36 9
248 569
25 290 98 8
887 65 &
3 34 56 6
497 08 6
6 99 5
109
1 78 6
1128 19 6


186 644
9 648 601
8 6 8 8 9
97 27C
845C
18 383 212
28 705
18 411 9it
18851 217
160 698
18 386 843
547 937
835155
19 769 935
10 702 41
8 918 218
140 659
8 64 3
10oo e7
SOS 552
5 BBC
1 5
1324 262
365 192
376 30s
337 694
714 003
162 942
218 848
381 792
539 252
556 542
1095 794
18 830
80 2
8 6 22
1 469 033
1 725 0 8
3180 282
51 980
8243
6 368 684
9 783 124
10 4 42 413
87 4 91 99 4
341 690
39 57 S
48 098 803
195 516
20 168 274
270 197
380 9 54
3186 4 4
6 10 2
342
1 7 5
985 797


8ist


20.5
2,775
1287


73.1

65.6


47,430


7.'d
1.05
38.o
21.5

1,201






17.1
45,044
19.6


~1.94
1.07
40.8
20.4
61.2
2,841
1,349


78.6



15.7
43,829
24.0


1.op


2,761
1,2800
279

76.1
651.3


41,448


21.41
1.o6
46.9


2,195


63.1
58.6
53.4
16.6
65.8)28
24.2


19,85
1.07
43.7

3,779
2,029




57.0
41.9
16.4
61,219
23.4


1.02
34.5
17.2
5~1.7


31.5



57.7
17.3
40,189
18.6


32.2
2,235
1,026
264
31.9
72.8


17.3
30.359
18.*


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40.0
21.0
61.0
2,716
1,21)



61.6
50.9

50,671
15.2


UNIVERSITY OF FL ORIDA~
IllIIllIXIIII UIIUIIIIIIIIIIlllIllillillllil II INTERSTATE COMMERB COM IS SION I\
3 1262 08851 6447 uaa unagrONtcADTWCS

FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
coqined frml122 reports of frreiht train staus~tos reptmnas 131 rainway
(SWITCHING AND TERMDML COMPANIES NOT INCLDED)


Statmen No M.-211 (os.A
APRILrl951


S~jrcr b ~id#


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


1.03
20.9
2,635
322
28.2

69.8
65>2
52.7
18.7
48.792
16.8










FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled frm 122 reports of freight train statistics repreeting 131 ralways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMHPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR FOUIR NONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL 1951 AND 1950

SOUTHERN DSISRICT~
UNITED STATES EASTERN DSISTRIT WESTERN DISTRICT ITE
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGIONJ NO.
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGA1W
1. Miles of road opeated at elose or meath#. .. .. .. ... 224 92 9 22 5533 52 895) 52 9661 8079( 8095] 37 54 5 37 7381 186 410( 126 7341 1
2. Trate-Mleso (loaoomotive-popellet sat motoroar trains):
2-01. Steam looomotive-propelled tastas .. .. .. .. ... 95 828 08 1 94 476 836 3O 965 3 541 30 629 77 8j 8 077 19C( 7 036 375 15 514 946) 17 987 774 41 878 711 38 722 912 2-01
2-02. Diesel-eleotria looomotin-propelled Gaine ... .. .. 78 760 94 6 60 707 97 4 2 845 730 17 006 14 2 1513 4 6 7 799 761 14 756 4 2 10 884 03 8 39 645 381 32 678 032 g-0
8-03 Electroioolcootive-propellod trains. .. .. .. .. .. 2 723 817 2 581843 2 127 875 2 044 487 199 856 191968 96 686 ~4345s 20
-0.Other looomotlr-propelled tranl ..... 16 5 5 1 18 10 3--16 5 51 18 10 2E0
8Ia .t Tota nosseive-propelled twea .... .... 177 389 395 157 684 75 55 936 83 5 49 680 40 7 9 789 913 8 028104 SO 871 374 as all 812 81 331 26 71 764 43 2
8-. otorese-propellad smias 187 6 8 124 77 6 60 6 4 8O- 181 01 5 180 2 9 2-
26 f N'" .Totlt laM ................ 77457T01 157 609 33 55 94344 496868 87B 9 789913 8088104 50871374 288181 81 4588284 71884730
-.Ordinary.............. 178 50098E 155 834498 54 87840po 48 765b03 9 445390 7 9 3852 29 998 754 87 g80553 80516 455 71156120 2-
2-09 Light .................... 2 426028 1 975 03$ 1065 05 919 384 146583 95 782 278 68 231259 935849 728861C 2-0
). Peat loeomotive-alles:
M-0. Prinoipal.....,............. ........1 177 433 0171 157 771494( 55 996 858( 9 730808e 98i7 69d 8048662l 3075387l 8821400 81 54307 6 71770B011 0
3-08. Relr (eludes B* and tra~ilg A' units)* .. .. 8 084 714 7 549 17( 4 231 593 4 050183 535 03E 586 855 635 OSS 740 459 2 688 250 2 811 673 O
Li... *... .**. *... *** ........ 9 297 569 81686 26 4186 94 4 068 66 541151 429 58 605862 57S30 3966259 3445se 3-
o1locomotive-sile.... ...... 194 815 300 173 836 923 64 414 745 57 849 357 10 893 881 9 004 875 31 515 089 29 547 777 87 991585 77 434 912
.Totl, atea only........... 108 774 260 107 07 784 36 912 342 36 953 59 9 082 35( 781384 16id590 89< 19 257 93 46 188 66 43071011n
.total, diesel-eleetrio ealy........ 82 750076 63 549 0< 8 018177 18 518 27 1596b40 877 88 14 924 92 10 309 84 41811 300 33843 195
otal, electric oalr. . *. .. .. .. 3 273 514 3198 915 2 484 226 8377 484 215 117 313743 74171 501684 r
otal, other (Mealor cand goline mater, cant gaelectri). 17 4 5 19 O 2 1---17 4 5 019 OS2
Tsa~~t~swtain leomootive-MLess
)-09. steal~ooomttw .. ... .. .. .. .. I o~s 018 9 046307 3l 772asr 56 83 632212 () 78188 437 551 1 695 9 1 918r 44 948 53 4 074 850 0
1-0. DIeachlec~tria looomotiros .. ... ; .. 5 35e on see sa5 a5 4aa eos 1a9 sse 1o aset 1or st 946 75 44e ese i eso es i 139 eo t
11, Eleetrio looose ives ......... ... ... 239 383 232 00 804 273 197 918 12 015 1215 -i *9 SS 21930 511
12. Othe loseotive tieset ad poolte meter, osa one-leetrio) *. 6 3 661 .6 61 2 12
13Ttl***********.... 15I s883865 13 99185 6440645 5S629738 927 1C 757082 8648672 267 891 5793058 587199
1i4. Klese t iestialanatinnaltemnldrineled*Ainlane ).1). 3568 56E 89674*9 115383t 928084 68 07 50 945 659996 55128 1 706 6 9 14*36 335
1). Carcleso (thooanate)I
4-1. Leated, *astor orth............ 3 755984 3 187 603 898 790 1 112 692 8308041 153089 579 809 50055 16550 1 e g42132 4-01o
%-OR. Loaded, west or soaWh *. .. .. .. ... .. 3 108 980 2 608190 894 701 763 097 201 686 184 447 451535 393745 i 51 sel 1260 901 4-0
4-.Lpoated totl ....**.********.... ..... 6 864964, 597s 93 887491 1 8757T89 43845 J35476 103134 89450 38 13 699 268826 a-0
Ep~ty, astor aorth ......... 1337 45 1 279 717 37 685 34380 136 33 150039 193 337 01 584 670 104 604 891 .0
.Em~pty, wet erseat ..... ... 203 770 1894723 748805 691155 i 6094 106381 890918 887103 82414p 810084 ,.
.Emty total ********.*... 370 225 3174 44 0o86 490 1 034 38 2970872 26 480 4 92 45 488 87 1 49425 1s414 975 .
4-07 Leadd usa empty es or sorh ... ......... 5 Op344 4 467 318 1 630475 1455 895 367157 283068 773i14O 7015 a 828 685 E 02 816 4-0
-0.Lonted sad empty, west or south .. .. .. ... .. .. 5 141750 4 496 913 1 643 506 1454 252 362 380 290 88 750 657 68O 84 6 385 267 2 070 983 408
4-09. Losted and empty, total ........ .. .. .... 10 235193 8 964 831 3 273 981 2 91 147 789457 575 896 1 523 803 1582 987 4 707 952 4 097 201 4-0
4-10. Caboose. all Ainetions 78 7 43 1 614 57 411 50 934 10 051 8 28 30 559 28 271 80 7 2 71151 -10
C-1. Passeager oarrying ears, all theations .. .. .. 7 O 2 14 88 70 56 14 9 3 24 881 4 9 O 3 3 5 4
4-12. Deer passaengertrat ear, all disstionr* .. .. ... 17 212 19 70C 3 359 4 828 196 801 813 4 893 9 844( 9 77 8l 4.1
5. Ones tomat~les of r~oat looomtives sad tenders (thousnaaI)t
01 oal-burlnin steamlooomotirus* .. .. ... .. .. .. 24 702 942 25 565 970 10 548 32 1 10 368 00 3 3 530 595l 2 943 784* 4 158 690 4 771 3 6 6 468 356 5 488 877 0
.Oil-burning steam looomotius... ..... 7 7 86 13 7 2 69 8 4 14 8 8 21 60 8 -- 8 7 6 95 193 7 6 88 5 5 7 152 4 4 0
.Diesel-eletris loomnotive ....... 25 050 354 19 935 765 6 734 188 4 975 801 426 617 180 913 3 887 184 2 933 661 13 988 4 7 11 845 390
Eletrie looomotineo. .. ........... 953 305 91310e 609 955 594 235 119682 135 664 203 72 183 206
0ther loeoasltirne************.......... 4289 4784 4289 478
.Total***........... 58 457OO2 51688 66 17 907 219 15953 641 4OTO6854 3860 01 8 128575 7800 20 28 344 374 24 674 705
(. Gross~ tea-alesI of ears, oostents, and cabooses (theasDb)I
ft1. Total in oos1-buratag steam loooMotive tamias .. .., 184 635 514 169 618 600 79 486 60 75 617 45 5 2089 8701 85 85 25 31 561 189 34 4 95 77 41 69 4 47 33 820 109 C01
ao. Total in oil-barning stea looomotive troias. .. 48 545 022 45 66 669 7 292 51182 521 65 544 054 47 996 093 42 771431 6-0
6-03 Totl in diul-eeer loa~eoastive Stta. .... 30 610 OST 7 471 8'0s 65 876 193 46 093 924 o 3s ls 790ss 4s-mc 71~ 1 2 1 3 3 8 2 7 8 0 75 lo 102 483 6846-
04 Tta n 1*te ocmoie mis* ** ** ** 940 027 8 305 47 6 730 98 9 6 401 997 890 40 E 765 601 i 1 18 430 1157 880 -0
.: 7Tota In other losesotin sat motorest trainr ** 81 7 O 82 482 2 9 32 38- 81 40 882 184 -0
otal In all tzetabt trats... ***** 472 812 30 1 99 844 97 4 15 121 37 5130 164 796 36 770 34 28 078 070 69 788 4 4 761 518 880 214 198 150 180 2 95 2 8 $0
6-07. Total or passenger train ear and contents knoluded la 6-06 1 388 803 1343 987 212 290 273 294 81406 16 810 294 696 328 59 85*4411 731 890 6-07
.: Met tea-siles, revenue and soarevenue (thousands) ** 220 855 54 6178 600 60 3 72 428 4 O 59 542 80 3 0 080 06 O14 928 18 38 827 59 27 979 70 5 95 519 48 5 76 349 971 7
Taia-hears (isoolaiag trata**witehing hears t my stations)s
8-01. Cal-baratag stes looometIve-propella tzatae. .. 4 905 244 4 786 See 2 288 746 2 115 458 500 4 91 431785 1 009145 1 157 798 1 166 862 1065 347 8-01
8-09. Oth-burning steam loom~otive-propellet etas ** 1 35 9 61 5 1 3 79 4e 6 6 4 14 41 21299 26 67 3 335 6 7 5 1'*3 8 3 9 4 809
8*0 DLes*1-eletrio looomotin-psepelleat hel .. *** 4 122 250 2 969 30 8 1 34 926 963 83@ 90 987 47 687 778 887 486 852 1 903 910 1469 318 8-0
Eletrie looomotin-propelled tzatas ***** 59 98 6 147 2 2 6 12 3 O7 2 111 6 a 18 14 5 12 9 6 3 2 4 7 6 9 2 6 4 80
.: Other loooastivepropelled tasias******* 68 E850 Se 6 5080
otorear-propelo letMans 7 9 4 97 66 981 64 O 7 13 7 26 O 80
6-OF.T7otalzi ars.............. 10559 75 9 292 98 3 710 20 1 253 748 40516 492 375 1803 33 1 652996 443903s71 3 91381U 8-07
AVERAGE
9. An aF per mile of sese per days
ssaans o iar ... .. ... ... 655. .6 7.7 9.9 8.2 6i? 6.2 5.3 4*7 9-01
ette-le .. .. .. ... ... .. 8,8 6,607 11.411 9,3168 20.712 15.368 7,286 6,117 6.297 5,020 9-08
30. Ave a per tse-la-r (asela81ag Ilgt tzatas)
1 ooosetiwlesl (prlnolipa ad elpegr* .. .. I 1. .05 1.08 .0 1.06 1.o? 1.02 1.03 1.03 1.03 10-01
10.02. Leated lno eas~ els......... 9.2 37.1 39.9 38.5 44.8 42.5 34.4l 31.9 39.9 37.7 10-02
003 ipty 19 ear-M1s .. . . . .. 1. 0.41 19.8 21.2 30.8 29.81 1641.r 18.6 19.9 10-
1 -O. Qswas tea-niies (esolratin locoomotirs sa& tnaters) .. 2,701 2.566 2,772 2,669 3,813 3,539 2,325 2,191 ,6 L3 00
19. Wet tea-Mles. .,.. .. .. . ... 1,262 1,147 1,2 ,221 2,082 1,882 1,095 1 000 1,186 1,073 00
11. Gress toaMIole of looomtren Isad teanderspr ale*asswale* *30 297 27 76 374 362 ~ 2581 264 322) 19 11
32. Iet tea-iles per lost*A o**541* . .. ... ..... @.2 30.9 33.1 31.7 46.4 .2183. 2.2.5 1
1). Cassile settes,
~)0. Pereeat loaned et Utota eight oas miior, pt er aerth .. 73.7 71*4 79)76.4 62*9 54.1 75.o 71.3 71.10
Pro~at losest et total bright ear-ales, met or someh 60.5 57. 54* 2. 5. 63.4 60. 57. 65.4 *9
~M. Pereest le~ase of teta ~la fright rr asel al inettoms.. 716.66. 45 935. 6. 4768 5
tO. Peroat met or more of tota leases night ear-ales* 47 55159.1 59.3 53.4 4$*3 6.56o1 53.o 0
14. Awsages per tzata-hears
14-0. Tasa-sles .. .. .. .. .. .. ... .. .. 16.8 17.o 1.1. 16.2 16.3 16.81 17.1 18.3I 18.46 14-0
14-0. Gross tea-ales (eselanag loomoDtives nat totors),. 44.792 43,027 41l,001 40,252 60,963 57,014, 38,663 7024,534,6 40
15* Prroent taste-swisehnIa hears as or stations or total tpnta-ourst. 19.4 19. 23.8 24.3 23.7 23.9 18.5 18.2 15.3 16.2 15


rro


* Eolates switehta time of etaL loomotives at taitial sat Sta tes aaala
# Reassents an average of the mileag reporet at the close at goat a rt ithin the periot*


U. GOVYERNMENHT PR1INTWG OFFICE: 1951 O 900186


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
RAnUv OF TbraWrT rCONOMES AND~ sunAWIC


Shtatemento. .-211(os-A


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U.1.5 DEPO~tTOTY


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM: RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compied from 122 reports of freight train stat~ahosr representing 131 ranways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 1951 AND 1950


I I I


--- -,, ., .,


I 1 r 1 1 1 1


_I


126 533
3 895 860
10 922 86 7
102 585
i156
20 922 82 6
33 72 1
20 956 549
20 736 966
219 583
20 925 24 7
652 848
960119
22 538 214
11 046 210
11340404
150028
1 57 2
987 807
549 810
6 99 6
1545135
467 bOO
431309
403 820
835129
188189
241442
429631
619 498
645 262
1264 760
2 O7 5 O
1 2 82
3 4 O9
15 27125
1893156
3790585
as see
sq
7 264 923
10 601 514
12 616 85 0
34 28s 691
354 592
75 2 3
57 863170
265 615
25 755 219
266 100
53 S 90 2
526 O 57
6 23 O
179
1 95 5
1131423


I I I I I


224 816
22 41108 2
22 05003 6
707 94 4
1516
45 170 580
35 2 8
45 205 863
44 645 404
560459
45199 089
19 39698
2 276153
49 414 940
25 455 086
23105 637
852 645
1 57 2
2 486 508
1519 452
61 40 2
4 067 883
923 84 5
978 769
795 686
17 74 455
361455
566 888
928 343
1340224
1 362 574
2 7027'98
45 47 O


5780199
19 22 259
6 954 614
272 893
14 930052
45 024 14 6
12 7 8146 2
65 365 414
2!388 243
7 59 5
125 566 860
404 281
58 764 125

1095 839
3 37 65 7
1 142 17 2
41 14 5
179
2 14 7
2619139


I 1I I I I I I I I -.
* Exaudes switobing time of etai looomotives at initial and flan tershals


m


4~;~'/5


ITIEM
NO.


IT~EM


SOUTHERN DISTRICT~

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


1951


91 51


AGGREATES
1. ~iles of road operated at oloose or month ..............
2. Tlria-alles (looomotive-propelled and motoroar trained :
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled traina ..... .....
2-02. Diesel-electric locomlotive-propelled trains ....,
2-0). Eleotrio looomotive-propelled trains. ............
2-04. Other loomootive-propelled trains .............
2-05. otatl looomotive-propelle trains. ..........
2*6 otorea1Lr-pamelle tw~ins .........
2-07.Total train-alles. ..... ......
2-08.0Ordinary....... .
2-09. Light.......... .
3. Road looosotive-ailes:
3-01. Principal.......... .. .. .
3-02. Helper (excludes "B' anatzsling'A' units).. ......

7-0 Totl, ateasonly ...... .. .,
.Total, desel-electrie only ...............
0.Total, eleotrio only. .. .. ................
3-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and goe-electrio). .
Tzain-switahing looosotive-miles:
3-09. Stesa looomotives .. ..............
310. Diesel-electrio loocautives .. .. ....**....
F* 5t~ Lm ofir (daai e a othe ator/Mn desdtrio).
}-13.Total .. .. .
3-1 MIles at l~initl and fina terminals included la item 3l)* *
9. Capcailes (thousands):
9-01. Loaded, astor north* ** *. .,
4-02. Loaded, west or south * * .
4-0d. Loaded, total .....*..................
4-0 Empty, west or south ....................
4-0.SeptyZtota ~... .. .
4-07. Loadedandempty, east north ...............
4-08. Londea and epty, west or south .. ... .. .. .
4-09.Loadtnd esn pty, total... . .
4-10. Caboose, all direotions .........,
4-11. Passeger oarrring cars, all dinaotions . *
4-12. Other poasenger-trata cars, all directions -. ....
5. G~ros ton-siles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands)t
5-01. Coal-burningsteu locootives*..... .. .
502. 011-burning steam looomotives .. .. .. .. .. .
503. Diesel-electrio loocaotivs.. ..... ....
5-09 .othlerlocomotives........... .. .

6. Gross ton-siles of oars, contents, and cabooses (thorusnds):
01. Total in aoo-buring steam loom~otive tCn . .. .
02 otal in oil-barning steam locomotive trains. .. .. .

Od. Total in dise-eecr loctl l omotive trans. .. ... .
6-.otal inel ietiolComtrivetrain... ..
6- 7. Total oi plother loomtrive ar a nd mo oroar t winslds ** *.

7. Net town-iles, revenue and nonnrevnue (thousands) .. *. .
.Tlritahours (Inotlating train-alwitching hours at way stations)I
$*01. Coal-burning steam looomotive-propelled trains. ......
602. 011-burning steam locomotive-propelled tMains.. .. **
&*Od. Diesel-el~ecrio locomotive-pro elled tralas. ....
8-.Electrio locomotive-propelledt mins ******
.: Other locomotive-propelled train **** ***
8- otorese-propelled twoins ** ** ** ** **
8-07.Trotal tsuin-houre ....................
AVERAGES
9. Avrrgage per mile of Emad per days
9-ol. ~Trin-rtles, ordinary ... . .. .. .. .
9-02. Met ton-miles .. ...............
10. Average per tra~La-il (excluding Ilight ins):
10-01. Locomotive-miles (priaolpal and helper) .. .......
10-02. Leaded fuel t oar-miles...... .....
100 otal iroi t one-anes (exoltdiag embooos. .. .
10-0 Gross ton-alles (esolating6 loo~omo was and tendes). .. .
1%0 net tea-sile ..... ........
11. Gmros ton-siles of looomotives and tenders per loeomotive-aie. .
12. Met ton-alles per loaded eawile .. . . ... ..
13. Cawalile ratios
13-01. Peroent loaded of total freight ealrmales, east or north .
1 -0. Peroent loaded of total freight ea>*ailes,. west or seath *
1 0 Peroent loaded of total rright essables all dinootions,.
1~S Proont east or north of total leaded fr* ght onwa~iles* *
14. Averno oa r train-hour:


15. Pez eat train-swritobing hours at way station of total Snia-bourst .


225 401
25 567 030
16 315 555
657 001
4 761
42 544 347
27 5 1 9
42 571866
42 02856 7,
543 299
42 566 907
2100 034
2 353 00 3
47 019 944
29144 723
17 046 666
823 619
4 93 6
2 752 410
985 164
64 6 8
3 802 401
856 031
896 761
715 279
1612 040
342 65
521 795
864 451
S239 417
1 237 074
2 476 491
42 8 5
1 25 O
5 2 12
6603480
2OO6 503
5 362 028
239 931
1854
14 213196
49 684 06 2
12 516 4 88
48 1310 76
2170 469
22 4 O2
112 524 497
344 354
51154 636
1277 376
367 15 4
806 5 4
38 19 4
202
1 75 5
2491230


52 861

6 959 750
6 523 037
552 386
14 0355 17 3
14 036 73 5
13 787 699
249 036
14 053 772
10 05166
1030552
16 089 490
8 354165
7090088
645 237

891750
658 692
51 153
1 601 7 75
278 817
332 072
228 189
560261
86523
195 525
282 04 8
418 595
423 714
842 30 9
14 3 7 7


2 390102
4 56 2
19 4168 6
187 2 4 6
4 5235 6
18 371 973 5
6 912
19 509 83 6
1789 613
39 678 40 6
62 939
19 149 70 3
484 952
7 O1
376 05 8
31 69 5
19 2
893 598


52 947
8 328 5 83
4 440 852
4967 37
13 266 172
13 267 188
13 010 601
256 587

13 278 751
1142186
1 102 821
15 523 75 8
10124 485
4 815 797
583 476

1004 285
448 289
53 6 2 1

1506195
262 140

307 995
206 277
514 272
88 820
177 920
266740
396 815
384 197
781012
13 6 O2


288165
4 194
1 301 967
14s o5
4 333 877
21 680 337
12 781 36
1594 023
36 064 531
65 47
17 012 14
578 074
254 4 9
27 6 3

860 945


6 079
2 004 601
442 801
52 973
2 500375
2500375
2 469176
31199
2:508119
127 49 2
133 467
2 769 078
2 246 536
465162
57 380

200081


237179
17 101
61518
56 713
118 231
39 086
43382
82 468
100604
100095
200699



906 787
126 064
31679
10 64530
8 716 56 9
1 253 517
244 038
.0 214 124
3 853
5 647 998
123 629
24 78 2


151631


0 096
2 127 038
234 196
56 992
41 i
2 418 226
2 387 475
30 753
2 4233516
138 269
1217 87
2683 372
2 344 977
247190
91 205

193147
30 670
4 3 6 0
228177
16 262
44 541
61 42 6
105 967
46 266
28 916
75182
90 807
90 342
181149
2 8


693 445
52 602
40 38
986 433
8 240 937
510 62 i
229107
8 980 667
4 866 956
129 722

14 16 5


147 830


37 537
3 550 871
4 161533
71 0

7 712 20 4
76 51563
60641
7 711951
154192

3)808175
4 209 9 3


406 870
276 924

683 794
160319
153 870
106 964
260834
47 657
86 539
134196
201527
193 503
395 030
7 78 2


956185
24 539
1096 279

2 077 00 3
7 334 090
157 70 0
10 319 370

17 811 160
71 87
8 21120

22115
6 O5
215 27


442 48


37 704
4 401 616
2 874 318

7 275 934
7 275 934
7214181
61753
7 275 970
208 289
149 307
76533566
4 734 778
2 898 788


462 953
151 261

614 214
143 041
134 396
97 489
231 885
45568
75114
120 482
179 764
172 603
3523967
19 2
7 9 O
1176 957
13 908
808 829

1999 69 4
8 573 62 i
78 16
7 216 843

15 868 638
54 755
7 302 635

275 560
3 81 9
139 114


418 493


126 454
10 709 7 93
8 766 169
103 272
4 761
19 584 015
26 50 3
19 610 516
19416 312
194 206

19 588 870
611290
979 088
21179 248
119340 483
9084 691
148 938
4 93
1 092 025
354 944

1453 81
434 58
409 82
550 087
759 916
162 202
239 84t
402 047
572 03
589 932
1161 963
19 5 O
6 36
3 2 O
1651422
1988 401
3198 630
5s 4e
zggy
6893192
11 189 160
12 4 29 5 6
27 622 24
347 33
22 4 4
51610 661
218 355
21 972 900
294 020
362 6 94
396 7 71
6 6 1
202
1 65
1063 969


6.1
8,432
1.04
39*7
20.8
60.5
2,813

33.1

73.0

55.2



20.0


6.o
7,321
1.05
38.3
20.6

58.9
302
31.7
72.4
57.8
55.6



19.7


8.4
11,686
1.07
40.6
20.5

2,878
1,389
281
34.2

79.3

59.3



24.7


7.9
10,365
1.09
39.5
20.5
60.o
2,772
1,308
279
33.1
77.6
53*7
65.8
59.9



24.1


9.9
22,551
1.05
47.9
33.4
81.3
4, 237
2,287
47.8
61.1
56.7
58.9
52.0



24.2


9.5
19,392
1.06
44.4
31.5
75.9
3,762
2.039
368
45.9
49.1
68.0





23.9


6.6
7,056
1.02
34.1
17.5
51.6
2,328
1,073
259
31.5
76.1
55.3
66.0
59.0



19.7


6.2
6,248
1.03

16.7
2,200
262
31.5
74.8
56.5
65.8
58.0



18.8


1.03
40*3
20.7
61.0
2.790
1,2(2
322
30.8

69.6
62.6
66.0
51.6



15.9


5,59 6
1.03
39.1
20.7
59.8
2,658
1,32
325

71.6

53.9



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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 TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR FIVE MONTHSB ENDED WITB MAY 1951 AND 1950

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950


1


_


I I 1


L


I


Py* *


ACCREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at alase or month#. .............
2. Tamia-alles (looomotiveo-pampelle and motoroar t~rans):
2-*01. Steam looasotive-propelled train ......... .
2-02. Diesel-electric loom~otive-prope~lle trains *....
2-03. Electric loocaotive-propelled trains... .. .. .
2-04. Other locoactive-prope~lle train .. .........
2-05. Total locootive-propelledd trins ... .......
2-6 otorear-propelled twins .........
2-07. Total train-ailles........... .. .. .
2-OS. Ordinary................ .. *
2-C9. LL ht ...... *. .* *.* *
3. goad loocaotive-milos:
3-01. Prineipa1... .. **
3-02. Eelper (excludes "B'and tzsiling'A' units)* ..... .
0.otal loocaotinr-siles.. .. *
J*5.otal, ateaonly ...... ..
0.Total, birael-electris on~l *****************
07Total, electrio onlf********************* .
30.Total, other (Ziesel and gasoline motor, and gas-electrio). .
Train-switabing looosotive-aileat
}*09. 8teamlocomotives** **** **** **** ****
310. Diesel-electrialoomootives...... ..
11. Eleotria loom~otiu .. .. .. .. .
1l2. Other looeotives (dieset sa' one~oio;e moor nd pe-lectrio)* **
3-1). Total ****** ****** ******
14. Miles at initial and final terminals tooluded in Item 13* *
4. Casalclesa (thousands)s
4-01. Loaded, east or north .. .. .. .. .. ***
4-02. Loaded,weot or south.... ** **
F-03.Loaded, total.. *
1-04. Espty, easter north** ** **



1-09. Loadem andem~pty, total .. .* ** **
4-10. Caboose. all directions . ****. ..
I-11. Passeger oarrylag cars, all dirootions .....*
41C2. Other passenger-ctra ears, all dinations. . ...
5. bross ton-sites or rose locomonust and tenders (thousands)l
0. Coal-burning-steamloeombtives* ...............
02.01-burning ateamlooomotives ............ .
05Dies*1-electrio lomootivs .. .. ** *
5-4 lectrie loaoootives. ............. ..
5-o5.otherlocomotives..... .
6. Gross ton-miles of onea, contents, and cabooses (thorusnds):
01. Total in coal-burning stena loocautive Mains ** *
0.Total in oil-barning steaam looaoativ trains.. ** *
0.Total in diesel-electrio locomotive trains. .. .**
6-04. Total In lecotrio looomotive tran ** ** **
6-05 Total In other laooaotie and motoror twina ** ** ** *
6-5total in all fret trains ......* *
6-07. total of passenger train cars and contents included In 6-06
7. Met tOnL-mles, revenue and IOnoanveue (thousand) ** ** **
8. Tamin-or (1solattang train-owitehing hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-bprning steaml~ocomotive-propelled trains. ** ** ** *
602. 011-burnig steaam looosotive-propelled trains ** ** ** *
8-0). Dies*1-*1*otrio loom~otive-propelled trasia ** ** *
8-04. Electrio looomotive-propelled trasis ************
8*05. Other lo.oomtive-~prolled takas* ** ** ** ** ** ** *
8-6 otorear-propelled tzatas ** ** ** ** ** *
8-07. Total train-hour. ** ** ** *
AVERAGES
9. Avlrages per atle of road per days
9-01. train-siles, ordinary .................
9-02. het ton-miles . .. .. .. .......... ..
10. Avenges per train-sile (ezeloding light twilns)
10-01. Looomotive-mile (principal and helper). ....
10-02. Loaded neoight oar-miles...... ......
10-03. Empty traigt oanailes...... ......
.1404. Total tlright eawales (eolrotling emboose).. .. .. ..
10-05. Gross ton-ailes (esolating Locomotives and tenders). ..
1606. Met tea-siles....... ........
11. Gross ton-alles of looosotives and tenders per looomotive-aile*. .
32, Met ton-miles per loaded ealcaile ........
1). Cawaile ratiost
1 0.Peroent loaded of total eight ear-siles eat or north .
1 02 Pro~nt loaded of total fright ocamance, west bor sout .
1~ 03 Proent loaded of total freight ese-stles, all ireorton. .
10.Peroent east or north of total loabde night ear-miles.. .
14. Aven~ges per twin-horur
14-01. Traia-nile .......................
14-02. Gmree ton-siles (excha~int looomotives and tenders). .. .

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


224 88 E

118 239163
100 810 9 8 4
3 431761
18 O 6 7
222 499 97 5
162 9 O4
222 662 879
219 676 09 7
2 986 782
222 632106
10 024412
11 573 722
244 230240
154 229 346
105 855 713


12 6654 01
6 904465
300 724
1 15 6
19 691 74 6
4 492 413
4 734 190
3 904 261
8638451
1 698 744
25 99402
42 96146
6 432 934
6 503 663
12 936 597
224 17 1
8 94 9
22 4 5 9

30 482 9 8
9 708 594
31 986 074
1 206198
4376
73 388 180

229 599 257
61 329 14 9
295 9 74 4 55
11 328 27 0
89 2 96
598 ao4 26
1 787 14 5
279 567 67 5
6 001034
1 6 97 32 1
5 2 64 4 2 2
201 13 1
867
10 0 96
13 174 871


225 503

119 943 8368
77 023 52 9
3 238 844
22 86 4
200 229 10b
152 2 94
200 381399
197 t63 065
2 518 334
200 338 397
9 649 204
10 869 264
220 856 86 5
136 2zoso0
80 595 870
4 016 530
23 95 8
13 215 488
4 20 717
296 696
7 5
17 793 651
3 823 523
4 084 36
3 317 469
7 401931
1 622 373
2 416 518
4 038891
5 706 73
5 733 98 7
11 440 722
2 01 47 2
6 1 3
24 91 2
30169 450
9 275 746
25 2 7 793
1 153 036
6038
65 902 063
?19 302 662
55 883157
226 602 881
10 4 75 94 7
104 82 4
j12 369 471
1 688 341
229 955 239
6 065 764
1 746 6 3
3 7 75 8 5
185 42 0
1052
9 4 2
11 784154


52 88 E

37 922 984
29 366 7 67
2 680 261

69 972 01 2
8 16 8
69 980180
68 6656813
1 314367
70 050 650
5 23675 9
5 216 84 6
80 504 235
45 266 507
32 108 26 5
3129463

4 6643513
3 142 701
855406
6 0624 20
1 432 655

1 624 299
1 122 485
2 746 784
424 039
944 074
13568112
2 048 337
2 066 559
4114 896
71 7 5 6


12 938423
19383
86 758e08
797 201
22 430 815

97 793 019
34 204
85 385 033
8 520 6 0 8

191 733 223
275 22 8
91 540 66 8
2 713 69 8
3 34 2
1 730 9 84
154 7 6 7

4 60 79 9


52 962
38 958 361
21 446 99 4
2 541224

62 946 57 9
62 952 07 5
61 776104
1175 971
63 009 559
5 192 369
5171187
73 373 115
47 0 780 81
23 534 07 4
2 960960

4 83649 7
2047 897
251 439

7 135 933
1184 224

14 20 68 7
969 374
2 3900 6 1
432023
669 075
13 01098
1 852 710
16 58 44 9
36 91159
64 5 6


13 243 661
25 796
6 2~77 768
740293
20 287 51 9

97 297 79 2
59 934
60 875 28 4
7 996 0 2 0
2 9 G
166229 3 27
338 77 3
76 554 94 8
27 3153 2



50
4 094 68 I


8 079

10 0 817 9 1
1 956 26 8
252 229
*2 9
12 290 28 8
12112 566
177 722
12525 815
662 524
674 62 0
13 668 959
11 328 894
2 061 56 8
272 4 9


167439
15287
1 164 689
85 13
292 322
258339
550 661
175419
204076
379495
467 741
4 62 4 15
930 156
12 6 1

2 45 4

552 681
1513501
5 141 364
40 805 839
5 043 98 E
1 134 64 6
46 984 4 7
25 32 1
25 728 05 E

624120
115 3 9


754 794


8 095

9163 413
1 033 95 7
246 960
10 44
10 446 330
10319 795
126 535

10 471 97 8
665124
551145
11 688 24 7
toiseas 2
1 125 07 7
404 948


137 982
16 519
985 199
67 207
197 570
245 873
443 443
176 30 5
135 29 7
3 11602
373 875
381 170
755 045
10 7 3
12 1

3 837167

233 515
176 052

4 246 734
33 926 196
2 151833
994 70 8
37 052 737
21 99 5
19 795 080
561507
61 7 9
16 90 6

640 205


37 54 3
19 065 817
18 917 7 61

37 983 57 e
37 983 578
37 644 317
339261
37 987 338
790 031
755 878
39 533 24 7
so3599071
19 134 17 6


2102 785
1 223681

3 326 46 &
800 315

733 679
558499
12 92179
240 994
385 661
626 655
974 673
944 16 0
1918 833
38 34 1


5 114 672
107 503
4 9834 03

10 205 57 8

38 692 615
6 2 OO1
48 158 991

87 53 607
366 57 O
41 036 80 3

1230 254
27 4 O2
9 88 16 2


2 245 818


37 732

22 389 390
13 098 35 6

35 487 746
35 487 746
35194 734
293 012
35 489 97 9
968 749
722 616
37181343
23 972 710
13 208 633


2381418
600 08 7

2 981 505
701169
634 951
491234
1126185
246 952
362217
609169
8 8190 3
853 45 1
173535 *
355 L5 3
1 07 3
5 6 8 3
5 948323| i!
109101
3 742 490

9 799 914
43 069 405
622 223
33 489 830

77 181458
377 34 8
35 282 340
1413 58
30 4 9
6 27 6 3


20 71489


186 37 E
51 168 571
50 568 18 E
499 271
18 O 6 7
102 254 097
154 7 5 6
102 408 853
101 2534 01
1 155452
102 268 323
3 335090
4 92637E
110 529795
57 254874
52 551 704
724199
19 02 2
4 936 340
2 370 644
30 031
11 5 8
7 338 173
2 174 505
2 083 890
1964 938
4 048802 8
858 293
1065 591
1923 864
2 942183
3 030 52 9
b 972 71;2
1014 6 2
6 21 2
13 2 5 3
7 992 461
95 81708
17 774182
257 696
4370
3t, 610 4 23
52 307 784
GO 612 943
157 3864 43
1 673 0 2 2
88 9 31
272 069 12 3
1 120 02 6
121 280 14 6

1.432 962
1 666 57 7
2 4 89 9 6 7
30 9 9 9
867
9 0 68
5 570 460


126 714

49 432 704
41 444 2 2 2
448 660
22 86 4
91 348 450
146 79 8
914 95 248
90 572 432
922 816
913166 881
2 822 963
4 424 316
98 614160
55 011494
42 928 086d
650 62 2
23 95 8
5 166 8759
14 94751
28 638
7 5
66 691014
1 670 923

1 8~31154
1 610 988
34 42142
767 093
1049 929
1 617 022
2 598 24 7
i: 660 91 7
5 259164
90 65 53
4 16 1
12 98 6
7 140 29 9
9140 849
15 044 020
236691
6038
31 567 897
46 009 6 9
55j 201000
130 105 933
1 4 85 21 9
104 52 8
231905 949
950 ;225
98s 32;: 871
13 5936 7
1 711 08 8
1 6 68 Od 9
29 26 0
1052
8 91 9
4 !77 775


6.5
8,233

39.3
19.6
58.9
2,724
1,273


73.6
60,0
66.8
54.8
16.9
45,414
19.5


5.8
6,753
1.05
37.4
20.4
57.8
2,590
1,162
298
31.1
71.6

55.2
17.0
43,480
19.8


8.6
11,463
1.08
40.0
19.9
59.9
2,79-
1,333
279




59.1

41,647
24.0


7.7
9,573
1.08
38.7

59.8
2,691

32.0
76.7
52.7
59.4
15.4
40,596
24.2


9.9
21,090
1.06
45.5
31.3


376
46.7
62.5
55.9
59.2
53.1

62,248
23.8


8.4
16,194
1.07
43.0
30.2
73.2
3,590



52.8
64.5
58.7
44,6

16.3
57,876

23.9


6.6
7,239
1.02
34.3
16.7

2,325
1.090
258
31.8

59.2
67.3
56.8
16.9
38,976
18.7


6.2
6,193
1.03
32.0
17.3
49.3
2,193
1,002
264
31.3
72.0

56.4
17.1
37,259
18.3


9-01
90-o2
10-01
10-02

10-0


11

~1
l01
102


5.3
6,355
1,03
40.0
19.0
59.o
2,667

30.0
70.8
64.8
67.8
51.5
18.4
48,841


4.7
5,139

38.0
20.1

2,560
1,086


70.5
60.5
65.5
53.2

4(6,588


* Smludes switohing time of tain looomotina at initial and iian terrminal.
# Represents an aeragee of the mileage reported at the losoe of each month within the period.













FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled froml 122 reportsr of freight train statistics representing 131 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 1951 AND 1950


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


.


I


-- I Lp51 1~~iv 1950 1951 1950 1951 195o 1951 1950 1951 15





1 1 I


* Exaudea switehing time of tlrin losometina at initial and flam terrstaal.


m


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


AGGREG~ATES
1. le~sa of road operated at olose or month ..............
2. Trnia-alles (looemotive-propelled and rDOtOrP WIring):
2-01. Stma locomotive-propelled trains............
2-02. Diesel-eleotric locomotive-propelled trains .....
2-03. Eleotrio looomotive-propelled twains. ............
2-09.Tothallooomotive-propelledttzeas..............

2-07. Total train-la.le .... .. .
2-08.0 diaryl. ................... .......
2-0.Ligt ...... .. .... .. .. .... .
). Iload locoootive-ailes:
3-01. Prinalpa l.......... ...
3-2, Berlper (exaludes 'B" and trailing *A' units). .. .. .. .

04Totallocruomoiemles..... .. .
totalta, steamrlonly..... .................
07Total, electric oaly. ................... .
*8. total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gae-electrio). .
Train-switahing loocautive-atlest
J-09. steamlocomotives ................... ...
10L.DOiesel-electria locomotives ....... .. ..
11. 51sotrio looomotive .. .. .. .
J.12. Other looomotives (dinal aaad ooline motor, and se-eletrio) ...
}1. Total...... .. .
)-1a Ilesa at initial and final terminals inoluded in Item 13. .
9. Calcnles thousandss)!
4-01. Loaded, astor north .... .. .
4-02. Loaded, west or south .. ................
4-d Loaded, total .. .. .. .
k*.SptyI eastor north ... .. .



9-09. Loat*ab nd pty, total. .. .. .
4-10. Caboose. all airnotions .................,
4-11. Passenger oarrying oars, ll direction .... ...
4-12. Other pasungentain oars, all directions. . ...
5. amros ton-iles o r ada looomotives and tenders (thousands),
501. Coal-burningsrteamloom~otives*...............
.5e~ Oil-burning stea l~ooomtives .. .. .. ...
.Diesel-electrio leomootivs ... .. .. ,
5-. *E1*trio losometirs. .......... .. ..
.: 0the loeometivs... ...... ....
6. Gross ton-ailes of oars, contents, andca~booses (tho~uands):
1.~ Total in oeal-buratag team lo~oootive tin .. .. .
02 otal n i~-on olbun g stea looomotiro trrain ... .. .
-0.Total in diesel-eleetrie looomotive trains..........
6-.Total in electrio looomotive trains .. .. .. ...
.~j Total in1 other looomtive sa motoror ateso ..****. .
*O total in all fireigt tzins ....... .
6-07. Total or passenger train onrs and contents included in 6-06
7. Met ton-siles, revenue an anareveueu thousandsd) .. .. .. .
8. Taia-bors (inolatinag train-switching hours at way stations)r
601. Coal-bara agteaam looootive-propelled tzats. ... .
6-OR. 011-buratg steam lo~oootive-pzepelled traia .. .. .
60 Dies*1-sh~otrio looative-pro 11ed takes .. .. ..
& Oterl looomotive-propelled trainae.............

&07. Total train-hoursI ...... .....

9. Avenge per atle of road per days
9-01. Tamitn-rleso ene. .. .. .. .. .. .. ...
10). AV* s: per traia-M1e (eze~lyta ~ligt tzatas:
1 .Locomotive-stles (principal and helper)**.........
10-02. Los*ad he~ one-miles...... ......
1003 Empty frelt o ear-mles..................
1().total Llr t es>MLes (exolatiag oabooose... .. .
1 -0. Grave tea-miles (esolating locomotiros and teaders) .
1 0. tet temcies....... ........
11. Gross ton-anesa of looomotinsa and tenders per loomrotir-ale*. .
12. Wet ton-rles per leaded ealc-M1* * ..* *. ... .
13. Canarile rashoes
1 1.Proeat leased of total eight onalcrles, east or aerth ..
1 ** Proest loaded of total fretent ear-aLes, west or saoth *
1 Peroat loaded or total famight emaliles, all dissetions. .
1 Proeat east or morth of total loaded eight ear-mles.. *
14. Avezege per trara-hear:
14-01. Traia-stles.. .. ..................
14-02. Gross tea-Miles (ezelating looo~tives eatd teadrn),.; .

Li. Percent tasia-switehnag heoar at wJay tations of total tzaia-bouart .


224 8O!
20 670 452
21 689 97 C
694 24 2
1534
43 056 20 2
31097
43 087 295
42 552 377
534 922
43 084 9530
1 827 414
2 235 041
47 147 38 7
23565 893
88 74414S
835729
1 614
2 326 540
1539 865
59 00 6
3 4 6
3 925 759
907 930
950856
755 431
17 06 287
348121
523 788
870909
1298 977
1 278 219
2577196
43 36 8
1 4 92
5 92 O
5 324133
1 808 20 5
6 816 652
24o?533
8 8
14183811
48 232 872
11 950357
63 844 765
2 298 260
6 4 39
120 338693
407 459
56 643131
1017 667
318 86 0
1140198
39 6 9 9
171
1 86 4
2 518 653


225 361
25 503 559
16 372 3 9
673 29
176
42 549 425
25 628
42 575 053
42 036 748
538 305
48 571546
2 075 925
8 406 730
47 054 20
89 127 76
17 09'9 970
826195
240
2818712
1037166
6316
10 8
3919155
876 480
924 268
713 837
1638105
530 417
534351
,864768
1254 68
1 248 188
2 502 873
42 8 12
1 3 6
5 4 4
64 25 11
2 801 330
5 309 24
asasso
533
14168 386
48 949 07
14 362 808
48 502 25
2 203148
8 18 1
114 025 460
368 061
51 665 2 8S
1 254 384
393 90 8
826 608
36 8 3
131
1 66 5
2 515 526


8 079
19 39843
4 37 6 2 2
52 00 9
2 429 474
2 429 474
2 398 602
30872
2 436 587
129 859
135 040
2700886
2185 715
459 453
55 718

193378
3025 9
2 96 9
226 606
17 090
57 98 7
57 157
11514 4
38 691
4016 5
78 656
96 678
97 32 i
194000
2 3


866 904
120688
30841
1018 433
8 539 433
1154 757
228 805
9 922 995
3 875
5 526 520
119 05 8
24 52 8
3 1 1

146 705


52 946
6 564 472
4 5 85 514
534 121
13 684 107
1180
13 685 287
13426559
856788
13 694 789
111segs
1115 891
15 926 806
10 31 396
4 978 151
623 258

1055 835
487 636
53 458

15 96 929
271 265
319 200
213 850
533 050
86195
187 827
2744222
405395
401 677
807 072
13 9 5 5
2 O1
1 1 8 8
2 935 752
4 768
1 348 833 5
151 582
52 6
4441461
22 352 403
7 66 7
13 104 63
1711 341
3 4 3
37 179 481
68 503
17 599 870
594 25
6 3
264 O 61
30 O 2
100
to 6
889 206


8 096
2 026 089
215 5 5 2
52 934
2 294 575
2294 575
2 268 730
25 845
2 301975
122 980
112 922
2 537 875
2 228 630
230 739
78 506

189 395
30103
4047
223 543
16 538
42 764
58 989
101 753
41232
26 581
67 813
83 996
85 570
169 566
2 36 2
S1
4 3
849 761
47 632
35 878
933 271
7 872 254

456 890
211147
8 540 291
4 513
4 683 173
122 623
13 720
3 4 99

139 842


37 537
3 064 924
4 0 75 48 9

7140413
7140413
7 088 480
51 933
7139 957
117 202
140586
7 397 745
3 277 496
412024 9


352083
279 056

631139
147 64 6
142 220
100359
242 579
45 963
78 471
124 434
188183
178 830
367 013
7 1 9
2 4 1
5 14
841621
9 79
1064 873

1 916 294
6 552 904
62 188
99 971 354

16 586 446
45 024
7 744 852
194 40 6
2 75 8
212 24 8


409 412


37 704
4017 277
3 0 05 4 8 6

7 022 763 5

6 970 04 0
52 72!3
7022 638
171 87 4
142 05 5
7 33656 7
4 304 4 0 i?
3032 147


4413512
167 453

608 765
135 939
134 250
97 021
231 271
43 577
72 703
116 280
177 827
169 724
547 551
7 O5 6
2 1
5 3
1075 759
9 98
835 667

1921412
7 982 165
77 97
7 528 596

15 588 73
43 112
7 201 166
253 363
2 36 9
150 439


406 171


126 342
9 076 59 2
10 6 59 4 2 4
89 024
1536
19 826 574
29 500
19 856 074
19 656 324
199 752
19 829 607
597 303
922 613
213549 523
10146 587
110 69 424
131 894
1 616
931788
565 398
5 94 4
34 8
1503 478
472 46 3
423332
375355 9
798691
181682
212 096
393 778
605 014
587 45 5
1192 469
19 6 69
1 O29
4 2 79
13 71015
17 88 100
3 688 865
47 54 5
68
6 895 613

9 529 930
11 88112 0
33174118
315 532
6 36 51
54 907 065
290 98 3
24 462 279
238 655
315 3 5 6
523 834
51 7 O
171
1 asa
1084 852


126 615
10 895 721
8 565 84 6
86 237
176
19 547 980
24 448
19 572 428
19 371 419
201009
19 552 146
664 946
1035 862
21 252 954
12 263 350
8864 933
124 431
240
1132172
351974
5664
10 8
1489 918
452 738
428 054
343 977
772 031
159 413
247 240
406 653
587 467
591 217
1 178 684
19 43 9


1563 844
2 186 576
3077117
44 700
6872 244

10 742 24 9
14 277 160
27 412 141
280 660
4 74 2
52 716 952
251 933
22 381 0 80

284 139
390 901
398 36 8
5 3 O
39
7 a 9
1080 307


6.3
8r399

40.1
20.5
60.6
2,828
1,331
301
33.2
73.2
66.2
55.7
17.1
4(7.777
20.0


6.2
7,671
1.05
38.9
20.6
59.5
2,713
1,234
301
31.7
73.7
57.2
65.4

16.9
((5.329
20.2


8.5
11,927

41.0
20.4
61.4
2,902
1,410
277
34.4
80.0
53.7
66.8
59.5

44,340
24.6


8.5
11,080
1.08

60.1
2,769
1,311
279
33.0
78.7
5i3.2
66.o
59.9
15.4
41,812
24.8


9.9
22,802
1.06
48.0
32.9
80.9
4,137
2,304
377
48.0
60.0
58.7
59.4
So.#
16.6
67,639
23.8


9.3
19,282
1.06
44.8
29.9

2,064
368
46.0
50.9
68.9
60.0
42.o
16.4
61,071
24.7


6.3
6,878
1.02
34*2
17.6
2,340
1,093
259
31.9
75.6

58.6
17.4
40.513
109.7


6.2
6,366
1.02

49.9
2.237



75.5

58.o
17.3
38.380
19.4


1.03
40.7
20.0
60.7

323
30.6
70.o
63.9
67.0
53.o
18.3
50,612
15.8


5.1
5.892
1.03
39.8
21.0
60.8


29.0
72.9



18.1
48,798
16.0


9-01
9-02
10-01


10-0


11
12
01O
COR



15


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3 126 2 088 51 66 11 IN RSAECM RC CO ISON
sUIaMU orlasar rammronr oNlaC AND SA'llIES


Subjcct to mreisia


Stateme nt No8-211 (os-A)
JUNE 1951


? R. LW. r
DOc 1'l:~. NT .9FOT. %






U.S. DEPOCITORY


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


52 848
6 589 094
6 517 4 3 5
553 810
13 659 75 9
1597
136 61334
13 408 971
253365
13 678 77S
983 658
1 036 60 2
15 699 233
7 956 095
7 095 021
646117

8 49 291
665158
50093
15 64534
270731
327 317
828 556
549 873
81785
198 05 6
273 841
409 10S
414 612
883 714
14 OO 6
19 9
1 08 5
2 244 591
4 307
1948 22 6
162 34 7
4 353 471
17 610605
7 04 9
19 544 53 6
1 7 5 983 5
7 4
38 916 18 7
67 577
16 909 480
465 54
74
379 58
31 o 1
19
877 684













FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 122 reports of freight train statistics representinS, 131 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR SWIX ONTHB ENDED WITH JUNE 1951 AND 1950
I I


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


S1 I _~ I I I .


AGGRECATES
1. Miles of road operated at alone or mlonth# .............
2. Trrdt-les (loooastive-propelled and motoroar t~rins):
2-01. Steam looomotive-propelled trains .......
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled t~rins .....
2-0d SUsotrio looaultin-propelle tzains. ...........
8-.Other loom~otive-propelled smias.... .....

2 .Total tein-miles....... ........


M*0. Prinoip ........................
3-2. Belper (exoludes"B'a'nd t;iling;'A anit)***...

}*. otal, steam only ...........
.Total, blesel-electrie only ........
0.otal. lectrio on~l..... ....*******...'. i;io~
}*.Total, other (dieselan sonemtranga-eci)**
~Tainr-switahin looomotive-miles:
}*09. Steam locomo~tin ....... .....
3-10. Dies*1-electric looomotive. ... .. ... *
f1. Oth loa oflr eldp1~oli~inee;r M detrief .


01. Loaded, asteornorth* **** ** .
P02.losses,west or south .. ** *** .
.PLoaded, total ** **** **** *.
4- Empty, east or north ............*****...
.Empty~: westorsouth.. ... .* ..
P-07. Loabdetndemnpty, astern~orth.. .. *..
4-08. Loatet and empty, west or sourth ....***.......
4-09. Londed and empty, total ...................
C*10.0a~boose. a11dir~otions. ... .. :
4-11. Passeger carrying cars, all directions **....
4-12. Other passenger-train oars, all direotions*... ..
5. GIrea ton-miles of road loocaotives and tenders (thousands)r
01.Coal-toburning teamloooactive*.. ... ...
02.01-burning steam looomotive *.... ....
0Dies*1-electriol~ooMotins *** *** **.
.Electrie looomotives... ... .. ...
ther locomotits**** ***** *....
6. Gmros toio M oi'oan/ocatenlrts,andeabo;oses the As)i:...
01 otal in coal-buring steam loooastin trains .*****
02 otal in doi~l-burntingst looasotive trats** ** **
otal in olothri looomotiesto mtoroar twn *****
7*~tU I ***~ loootr oar oand otents nale i

m: areor-l.nn an noanavnue ( ho sandem ttos)***
01l. Coal-burning steam looomotive-propelled trains. *******
602. Oil-burning stena locomotive-propelled trrlas ...****

60 Other looomotiro-propelled takasr *******
8-0 Motoroar-propelled Sm~ias****** *****
8-07. Total train-hoan **********************
AVERAGES
9. Average per mile of roat per days
9-ol. Train-liles, ordinryr ...................
9-02. get teal-ailes........ ....****
10). Avengs per etr~a-sle (eze~latng ih en)
10-01. Looomotivestles principall antd helper)**.........
10-02. Leaded rzisht oanalu ..... .....
1&0. ota tight oar-les(xltigoboe) .....
10-3 .GOss ton-nires (exolating looomotives and tenders),. ..
1 *06 hot tea-mile .. .. .............
11. Gross ton-slesr of looomotins and teaders per loeoastiro-mile. ...
12. get ton-les per loaded ~capIL* ........
1). Cawarlle attoles
rr01. Peroent loaded of total teight eassaIles, east or aerth *
02-o. Percent losses of total treight onFaLLes, west or some .
130 Peroeat lorade of total freight ear-Mles. all Stretions. .
3-. Pero~at east or north of total loaded freight esrmiles.. .
14). Ave~go a pr train-hears
14-02. Gmro ton-ailes (excludingl lobo~omotives Sat endrs), .

15i. Pueent etai-switching hoars at way station of total traia-hourst .


I 1 I I 1


1

2-01
2-02


2-0

E-
2-0
2-06








602
}-09
3-0



3-10
511




6-01
4-02

-07

-01
-02

4-07


r 1


I ~ ~ ~ ~ I


I


I I


224 88p
138 909 616
128 500 954
4 126 004
19 6 O3
265 556 17 7
194 00 1
265 750 17 8
262 286474
3 521704
265 717 036
11 851828
13 808 763
291 577 687
157 795 239
128 599 862
4 961888
80 6 3
15 011 941
8 444 330
359510



5 685 046
4 659 692
10344 738
2 046 865
3 123190
5 169055
7 731911
7 781 882
15 513 793
267 539
10 4 4 1
2 8 3 7
35 807 071
11 510 7 9
38 802 786
1 446 931
4 4 6
87 571991
2 71 832 1 9
73 279 505

95 7 3 5
716 653 10
336 230 806

7 016 701
2 0 16 18
1 405 38
11 96 0
15 6 94 2 9


*Exolutes switching time of twin lwoeootivs at initial and final terrminal.
# Represents an avrage of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the perted.


U.S.GOVERNMENT PRINTIO OFFICE : 1910- 950184


/ *.**


-LC


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


225 482
145 447 487
93 395 927
3 912136
23 O4 O
242 776 530
177 92 8
242 956 458
239 899 613
3 056 639
842 909 943
11 725129
13 275 994
267 911066
165 348 303
97 695 840
4 842725
24 1 9
16 034 200
5 317 883
359 86



5 008 630
4031306
9 039 936
1 952 790
2 950 869
4 903659
6 961420
6 982175
13 943 595
244 284

30 3 5
36 594 566
11 4 77 O7 6
30 607 042
1 385196
6 57 1
80 070 451
268 251 733
70 245 959

113 OO S
626 394 932
281 820 52 7
7 320 14 a
2 140 5 4 5

1 18 3
11 0 9
14 2 99 68 0


52 879
44 512 07 6
35 866 202
3 233 471
83 631 751
83 641 516
82 074 78 4
1 566 732

83 789409
6 220 411
6 253 64 8
96 203 46
53 222 602
39 203 286
3 777 580

5 513 604
3 807 853
305499

9 6ill 9

1 951 616
1 345 041
3 296 657
509 823
1136130
1641953
2 457439
24 81171
4 938 610
85 762
1 14 9
5 36 1
15 183 014
23 Q 90
10 616034
959548
86 784 286
115 403 684
41 25 3

1024 5 9
230 642 410
110 450 14 8

3 179 24 6


21 20 56
5 461 3


52 960
47 522 833
26 032 500 B
S0 75 34 5

76 630 68 6
6 67 6
76 637 368
75 202 663
1434 699
76 704 348
6 308 494
6 287 078
89 299 920
57 409 477
28 306 225
3 584 218

5 892 332
2 535533
504 997



1739 867
1 183824
2 923 111
518 218
1056 908
15875 120
2258105
8 240 126
4 498 231
78 491
98 1
7 1 6
16179 413
30 5 6
7 626 601
891 875
5 86
24 728 979
119 650 195
67 601

3 73 5
203 408 808
94 154 817
3 325 791

5 69 5
10 0
61 1
4 9 83 8 9


8 07 5
12 021 634
2 393 890
304 2 8
14 719 762
14 719762
14 511168
208 594
14 762 402
791 763
809 660
16 363 845
13 514 609
2 521021
328 215

1 175 341
197 698
18 25 6

i 9295

350 309
315 4.9
665 805
214 110
244 241
458 51
564419
559737
1 124 156
15 108


5 304 286
673369
1 82 142
6 159 797
49 345 272



56 907 4 6 8

31 254 57 8
743 17 9




9 014 9 9


8 095
11 189 50 2
1 249 509
301 894
12 740 905
12 740 90 5
12 588 52 5
152 380
12 773 951
788104
664 067
14 226122
12 386 852
1355 816
483 454

1 020 091
168 085
20 566
1 208 742

240 334
304 862
545196
217 537
161 87 8
379 415
457 871
466 740
924 611
13 09 2


4 686 92 8
281147
211930
5 180 005
41 798 450



45 593 02 8
24 478 253
684 13O


37 54 2
22 130 74 1
22 993 250

45 123 991
45 123 991
44 732797
391194
45 127 29 5
907 233
896464
46 930 99 2
23 676 567
23 254425


2 454 86 8
1 502 737

3 957 605

875 899
658 858
1 534 757
286 957
464132
751089
1162 856
1 122 990
2 285 846
45538


5 956 295
117 30 1
6 048 276

12 121872
45 245 519
744 18 9


37 72 7
26 406 66 7
16 103 842

42 510 509
42 510 509
42164 774
345 735
42 512 617
1 140 622
864 671
44 517 910
28 2 77 130
16 240 780


2 822 730
767 540


3 890 278

769 201
588 255
1 357 456
290 529
434 920
725 449
1 059 730
1 023175
2 os2 905
42 609


7 024 082
119 O 8 7
45 76157

11 7213126
51 051570
700 19 8


92 770 194
42 483 506
1 666 721
32 8 6



2 4 77 66 0


126 3 9
60 245 16 3
61 227 412
588 295
19 6 O
122 080 67 3
184 23 6
122 264 909
120 909 725
1 355184
122 097 930
3 932 401
5 648 991
131 879 382
67 381461
63 621130
856 093
20 0 6
5 668 12
2 936 042
35 975

8 846145

2 507 222
2 340 297
4 847 519
1 039 975
1277 687
2 317 662
3 547197
3 617 984
7 165 181
121131
7 2 4 1
17 5 32
9 5634 7 6
11 369 8 O 8
21 463047
305 24 11
42 506 036
61 837 7141
72 494 06 3

95 29 6
326 9976 08
145 742 4 25
1 671 617
1 9 81 9 3


10 7 5 4
6 65 60 8 3


126 70 O
60 528 425
50 0100 6 8
534 897
23 O 4 O
110 896 430
171 246
111 067 676
109 943851
1 123 82 5
110 919 02 7
3 487 909
5 460178
119 867 114
67 274 844
51 793 019
7 75 5 3
24 19 8
6 299 04 7
18646 725
34 302
8 180 63

2 259 208
1 954 965
4 214173
926 506
12 97169
2 223 675
3185 714
3 252 134
6 437 84 a
110 0 9
16 6 6
8 704143
11 327 4 25
18 121137
281391
38 440041

55 751518

1 765 87 9

284 622 290
120 703 951
1 643 SO6

34 5 6 9
1 0 87 3
6 0 56 8 8


,4 120 05 3
6e 783 65 5
1 424 66O
30 16 O



2 6 55 2 3 0/


7 80 0 4 7


6.4
8,260
1.05
39.5
19.7
59.2

301
32.5
73.5

55.0

16.9
45,791
19.6


6,905
1.05
37.7
20.4

1,175
299

71.9

55**
17.0
435,805
19.8


8**
~11540
1.08
20.0
60.2
2,810
278
33.5

7.4
59.2

42,078
24.1


6*6
7,170
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
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State ent No -211 (oe)


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


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SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
ACCREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at olose of month .............. 224 8662 225 308] 52 846( 52? 9331 8 07 91 07 61 7 52. 3 7 704 126 412) 126 59 5 1
2. TZata-ailes (loaoootive-propelled and motoroar traina):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled traine ........... 19 782 657 25 203610 60O65 281 8 294 23 1728 04 1 890 0 9 2 633 792 3673 35 9 355 543 11 345 943 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electrie locomotive-propelled traine ........ 21 535 899 16 662 318 6 643 86 4 793 834 435 875 238 469 4 065 774 3 066 311 10 389 781 8 763 704 2-02
20.Electrie locomotive-propelled Stains... .......6 8 9 58851 4 453 824 3 1 3 8 --8 9 710 19 20
2-0 Other looomotive-propelled traine .8 9 .7 . .1 .2 .3 .3 .5 5 834 6t 847 -1 -0 3464
2- .Toalloomtie-roeledtrin .. .. .. .. .. 1 957 78 5 e 42 8 661 13 221 7 13 626 897 2 207 150 2 162 426 6 699 56 6 73964 6 9 829 095 20 219 6 92 -
2- oora-rpeldtin ..... .....22 690 21132 1506 1144 21184 19 988 -
2-07.T7otal train-m11ss ,............ 41 980475 42 769 7 9 13 223 080 13 626041 2207550 2 162 42 6 699566 6 739646 19850279 20 23968020
2-08. Ordinary.. ......... 41 409 177 42 199 242 12 975 06 13 55 129 2178 745i 8135 537 6 6 54 944 6 691 666 19 600423 20 016 910 20
2-09. Light.. ........ .... 571898 570 55 248 01 27292 28 80 26 88 44 6as 41798 2l49 85 61 2227 70o 2.09
j. Road locomotive-miles:
-01. Principal .............. 41 985 537 42 767 7 7 13 240133 13 638 076 2215 014 2166455 6 699 091 6739 551 19 831299 20 223 693-0
3-02. Helper (exoludes s' an tailin "A' nit) .... 16 61555 2 069 742 894 450 1094 539 116 758 122 175 91815 145 674 559 132 707 354 j-02
30Li~l t..... ..... .... i:219 223 2433185 1000034 113368 118ie694 103 845 12853 16 990 971 958 1058 663 -
3-.otal looomaotive-miles. .......... 45 866 31 47 270 7 0 15 134617 15 866 304 2 450466 2 92 4 7 6918 843 7 022215 21362389 21 989 710 -
*O.Total, atear only ..... ***** 2i 471 451 28 800 231 7 295 460 10 029 655 1945090 2 105 170 2 805182 3928 5 8 10 425 719 12 736 821 3-05
otal, dioeel-electrie only.... ..... .. 22 626 830 17 660 154 7 238 524 5 212 218 458 716 252 452 4 113J 661 3095 630 10 815 927 9101 854 30
07 otal, electric only.....*****........... 767117 803 285 600631 624 431 46 660 34 851 l 11 826 144 003 J-07
30.Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gas-electria)* 917 7 0 3 2-- 917) 7 O321 308
7Tzin-switahing loocaotive-ailes:
J-09. Steam locomotives .. .. .. . .. 2178 236 2691160 781891 987 994 166 970 162 054 302 765 401 901 927 208 1139 21 }-09
3-10. Diesel-electrie lcocaotives ,. ....... 1570142 1016 031 650364 475 IS 33 597 29 285 304 548 163 076 581633 348 503 3-10
F~. E *1 om la tM soldalremer 52 Moti),,,72 58 573 44 565 50111 2 626 2 414 -5 535 6 04
}-1. Total* 3 801250 3 765 860 1476 20 1513 274 205193 193751 607 3171 564 977 1514 520 1493 858 f-1
3-1 iles at initial and final terminals isoluded In item j-13* 853 412 846 7 2 234 73S 255 618 15 557 14 031 143 96 6! 132 533 459 150 444 744 -
4. Cawlcnles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north ....... 906 111 911 910 303 865 311 461 53 544 40 020 124 719 123 331 423 983 437 098 4-01
9-02. Loaded, west or south ........**......... 703 430 727 677 202 852 209 663 44 995 52 068 97 637 99 261 357 946 366 685 1-02
Loaded, total........ .... 1694 1657 5077 51 4 98 9 908 2256 2597829073 0
4-. mpy esto nrt ** ** ** .* .. 16 839 327 14 79 833 81 598 31516 37 330 45 268 44 102 160222 164 115 -
4-0 Sety, west or south .......... ... 533 629 $27528 192 689 190 501 410114 26 610 68 647 64597 23237 245 820 4-0t
4-.Epty total ********.*.... 60668 854 673 272522 272 09S 71650 63 940 113 915 108 699 392 601 409 935 4
4--07 Loaded and empty, east or north . ........ 1 222 950 1 239 055 383 698 393 059 85 060 77 350 169 987 167 433 584 205 601 213 4-07
-0.Loaded and empty, west or south ...... 1237 259 1 255 205 395 541 400 164 85 109 78 678 166 284 163 858 590325 612 505 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total ...... ..... 2 460209 2 494 260 779 239 793 223 170169 156 028 336 271 331 291 1174 530 1213 718 -0
I-10. 0aboose. al1 direotions 42 558 43128 13 653 13 964 2 276 2 235 6 900 6778 19 729 20 1.5140
I-11. Paseenger oarrying cars, al l dreotions 2 O 5 21 610 59 6 2 O 2 2 2 3 8 8 2 91 14 91 05 34-11
4-12. Other passenger-train cars, all directions. ,. .... 6 614 6 4 2 61 85 31 O2 S3 5( 3 61 4 2 91 4 7 61 4 2 9 71 4 8 8 51 4-12
5. Gmrss ton-miles or road loom~otives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive*.. ..... 5 05135 3 6 376 273 i 059 73 2 857 688 771273 802 132 732 045 987 467 1 488 303 1728 986 5-ol
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives . .......... 1743 964 2 155 021 4 636 2 884 4 577 5 979 17 34 751 2 146 158 0
5-0. Diesel-electrio locomotivees........... 6 725 94 5 5 488 920 1 965 278 1410 043 121573 52 530 1054 33 851 23 3 584 955 3175 113 0
5- lectrie looomotlies. ....... 195 330 223 486 126 352 158 115 26 043 19 228 42 935 52 143 0
5-0 their locomotivees. .......***..** ... 50 8as 50 O 82 8 0
POTotal.... ..... .. ... 13 716 642 14 245 52 4 155998 4 422 730 918 689 873 890 1790 961 1844 6 0 6 50 994 71i04228 0
6. Gross ton-miles of oa~rs, o~ntents, andcb'o~oses (thousarnds):
01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trains .., 38 785 0 4 47 799 965 15 464 88 7 21 289 6 6 7 209 856 7052 888 5 589340 7 247 784 105e20755 12 229 603 6-01
0.Total in oil-burning steam looroative tralas. ... 11 4 44 O 2 6 14 071 14 4 7 38 66 151 18 4 2 54 95 11 418 2 12 14 010 0 40 602
0%1 .: Tota in dieel-eletrio locoactive trai. 62 108 624 50 076 405 19 380674 13 725 969 1120621 513 595 9 25 173 7 646 122 319 76 15 28 190 72 6-0t
6-0~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ oa neeti oooietan 23 937 2 149 587 1558 489r 1 694 610 190764 134 55 274 684 32042 0
.~~ Total in other looootive and motoroar trains**** 5 342 29 89 2 5 8 *5 26 929 7 66 0
-0.Total In all freight trains ................ 114 360975 114 126 925 36 411 50p 36 716 4 8 8 5218241 7 681029 15 253 14 914 948 859 54195 076 54 780 553 -
6-07. Total or passenger train oars and contents Included in' -0'6 487 024 448 426 146 459 60 812 338 3 3 349 43 537 48 194 29164 5 36 071 6*07
7.: Net ton-ailes, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ..... 53 283 791 51 981 632 17 357 040 17 286 803 4 627 291 4 120 507 7 142 46 3 6 973 9201 24 156 9971 23 600 402 7
8.Tzin-hours (including train-awitching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propeplled trains.*** 958 06 8 1 216 57 5 427 40 5 569 174 104 450 111 667 166 198 228 50 260015 307 484 8-01
8-02. Oil-burning steam looosotive-propelled trains ....... 3 12 4 41 91 7 78 7 7 5 556 1 64 91 3 9 4 31 0 01 7 38 9 8t 8 -0
8-0: Diel-electrio loomotive-pro elled train ...... 11503123 850 336 379 869 273 57 24 358 15 175 215 313 151758 530583 409 829 8-0
80.Electrio locomotive-propelled tnrin 6 00 1 38 213 28 680 29 7 5 2 5 4 2 2 Oil- 4 7 7 96 44 6 80
=8-t ., Other locmtvepopelled tasas. ....... 10 5 5-.- 10 5' 2 58-
r- otoroar-propelled trains.... ..... 1 58 8 1 211 19 2113 1 39 61 0 9 -
8-07. total train-hours 458326 2 498 358 836 pal 873 17 13f5 0 188 851 385 16 0 381 402] 1106 89 5 1 114 930 8-07
AVERAGES
9. Average per mile of road per day:
9-1 Tmnsie, niar .... .... .... .596.0 7.9 8.1 8.7 8.5 5.7 5.7 5.o 5.1 9-ol
9-02. Inet ~ to-lle ...... ...... 7,644 71W12 10,595 U10.35 18,676 16.459 6i160 1,967 6,164 6,olk 9-o2
10). Avenge per train-sile (excludilng light trains):
10-01. Loomrotive-alles (principal and helper)*. ....... 1.04 1.05 1.07 1.08 1.06 1.06 1.11.02 1.03 1.03 10-01
10-02. Leaded freight ear-miles 38.9 38.9 39.1 39.0 45.2 43.1 33.4 33.3 39. 9 40.1 10-02
10- pty freigt ea-ils .. ... .... 20.t 20.2 21.0 20.41 32.9 30.0 17.1 16.2 20020. 1-0
10 .Tta twgt a-als eoltigoaose.. ... 5.59.1 60.1 59*1 78.1 73.1 50.5 49.5 59.9 6. 00
1~0*0. Gross ton-siles (exolating locomotives and tenders,. 2,2270280279 ,1359229223276277 100
10-06 et tea-miles .......... 1,287 1,232 1,338 1,294 212 1,929 1,073 1,042 1,232 1,17910 5
11* Gros ton-ales of locoomotives and tends per loa.oomotveils. .. 299 301 275 279 375 365 259 263 321 32 1
12. Yet ton-alles per loaded one-mile .. ... ......... 33.1 31.7 3*.3 33.2 67.0 kk.7 32.1 31.3 30. 29 12
13. Cassle ratiost
13-01. Peroent loaded of total freight ealrSmile, east or north 74. 73.6 79.2 79.2 629 51.:72 73.4 73.7 726 72.7 1 -01
1 02, Peroent lodes o f otal frIght oonwa~lles wet or south *~ 5 958o51. 52.7 52.9 66.2 $87 0. .6 59.9 1 oa
1 0). Peroent loaded of total feight onwages all bireotions 4 576. 6. 79 906. 67.2 66.6 66.2 1F-0
1FS Proent east or north of total loaded treight acar-iles. 5 .3 55.6 60.o 59.8 5s.3 h3.5 56.1 55.4 5h,.2 $4.r( 13-0
14. Aven~l aper twin-hour~:
1 rata-siles ********* ....... 1. 17.1 15.8 15616.8 16.8 17.5 17.7 17.9 18.2 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-mles (exoluding looosotives and tenders), .. 46,520 45,681 43,507 42,049 64,874 59,612 39.757 39.194 48,961 r(9,134 14-02
15. Petwent tzata-swtching hours at way stations of total train-houre* 20.0 19.5 24.7 24.0 23.8 23.2 20.2 18.9 15.9 15.7 15

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Compiled from 122 reports of freight train statistics representing 131 railways
(swITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 1951 ANID 1950


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3 1262 08851 6454 BUBAU OP TRANSPORT 800NOY1LCS AND STATIISC8


Statement No. M#.-211 (OS-A)
JULY 1951








Stateme~1nt No. M-211 (os-A)


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Coapiled from 1?22reports of freight train statistics representing 131 railways
(SWITCHIING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLLUDED)
FOR~ SEVEN MON~THSB ENDED WITH JULY 1951 AND 1950

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 195o 1951 195o 1951 1950


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BURBAU OF TRANSPORT 800NJOMICS ANSD STATISTICS


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at olose or month#. .............
2. Trami-Miles (loaoootive-propelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Sltea loom~otive-pr~opelled twain .............
2-02. Diesel-eleotric looom~otive-propelled tlrins .....
2-03. Electrio loocastive-propelled tains. ............
2-04. Other loomnotive-propelled trains ............
2-05 Total loomo~tivepropelled tratas. . ... ..
2-0. otoroar-propelled traina .........
2-07. Total tmin-sles ........... .. .
62-0.0rdbInary ............. ..
2-09. Light.. .
j. Rload loconotive-ailes:
3-01. Principal......... .. ..
3-02. Ielper (excludes "as and trriling 'A' units). ....
04. ota locomotive-miles. .........
05total, eteasonll........... ..
0.Total, diesel-electrio only .. ....... ....
07Total,eolectrio onlJ........... ..
30.Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gae-electrio). .
Train-awitabing looomotive-anesr:
)*09. Steaa locomotives . ..... ..........*
)10.Dies*1-*1*otrio looomotive. ... .. .
1r. Electrio loomnotivu
f12. Other locomouvest (diess1 a nd yoli ne sotor, an electrief *
13. Total.. .. ** ** ..
F14. Miles at initial and final terrmialsr twe~aa'luddtoie }*1i3*
4. Ca *alles (thousands):
C-01.Loaded, st or north .... .. ..
4-02. Loaded,weot or south.... ..



-0.Loaded and empty, east or north .. .. ........
-0.Loaded and empty, west or south .. .. .. .
4-09. Loaded and empty, total ...................
4-10. Caboose. all dirnotions .. .. .. ..........
4-11. Passeger oarrying cars, all dinootions ......
4-12. Other passenger-tain ears, all direotions. .. ....
5. Groas ton-ailes of road looomotives and tenders (thousands)t
01.oal-burning steaalooomotives* ..... .. ..
0.Oil-burningsteam looa~otives ... .. ....
i0)Dies*1-electio lomootives....,... ..
04.Elotrio locomotives. .. .............. ..
0 other loeomotives.... .. .
.Tot1 ..... .. ... .. ..
6. Gross ton-siles of ears, contents, and oabooses (thousands)r
01. Total in coal-burning stea locomotive Wales ** *** *
O.Total in oil-burning stena locomlotive tratas* ** ** *
0.Total in diesel-electrio locomotive tlsias *****
60.Total in electrio loo0MD$1VO strain**** *****
.: Total In other losoootive sat motoarnn fains ** ** ** *
.Total In all freirht tlrins .. ...........
6-07. Total of pasengerr train oane and contents inoludedl in 6*06
7. Me~t ton-siles, nrevenu and noarevnue (thousands) .. ...*
8.Traia-hours (Inolating train-switching hours at way stations)l
8-01. Coal-bulratag steam looomotive-propelled trsins. .....
8-08. Gil-burning steam loaoostive-propelled traias .. .. .

8-05. Other locomotve-propllled tzaas** *** ** **
8-5 otorear-propelled trains .....***.
8-07. Total train-hours .. ... ..........
AVERAGES
9. Avenges per mile of zoad per day:
9-01. Usain-stles, ombinry . ...........
9-02. Wet ton-anesr .. .. ............. ...
10. Avessnes per tsrat-ale (ezelettag ligt tarast
1 1.Locomotive-ailes (principal and helper* ... ...
10-02. Loaded frei t ea~lr-mls. ............
100.Tota fami S oas-anes (exolating oaboose). . .

11. Gross toa-siles of looosotives and tenders per looomotive-sile.. ..
12. Met ton-Mlss per loaded oashalle..................
13. Caemile satiess
01. Peroont leaded of total in~tre ear-sile, east or onoth *
Peroent loated of total tret 5a oal-miles, west bor eth~. .
*iid Peroent loaded of total freigt o ene-iles allt dir ortios .
Pro~at east or north or total leased tright ealr-ilesr **
~1). Avrenue per tzata-bours
14-01. Traia-miles . *****..............
14-02. Gross ton-siles (exolardna looomotives and teners). .. *

15. Percent trran-switching hours at way stations of total traia-bours', *


8 09 2
13 079 596
1 487 97 8
3 35 7 5 7
-4 90
14 903351
147'24 062
179 269
14 940 406
910 279
767 910
16 618 595
14 49sons 2

5183505

1 182145
197 368
22980
1402493
97 77 e
280 54
356 930
637 284
254 867
188 48
535 221
545 418
1 0 80 6 3
15 32 7
17 5

5 489 060
333 677
231158
6 015895
48 631 3 2
3 108 316
1 540 409

29 85 7
28 598 760
795 79 7
90 68 5
28 41 6

908 89 8


224 900
158 698 273
144 036 25 3
4 7 64 9 9 9
20 4 37
307 515 962
216 691
307 730 653
30 637 65~1
4 093 002
3077102573
13 513 383
16 087986
537 243 942
180 266 90
151 226 692
5 729 005
2t 55 5
17 190 17
10 014 4 7
412456
1 65 O
27 618 757
6 253 7 5
65 91268
5 363 290
11 954 55 6
8 363 820
3 655 87
6 019 69
8 955 06
9 01916
17 9 74 25 6
310 OSE
12 4 9 5
34 9 9
40 858484 2
13 254 7 6
455382671
1642 261
4514
101 288 653
310 617 17 5
84 724 114
481 940 293
15 650 4 67
101 07 7
833 033 126
2 681 68
389 587 593
7 976 7 6
a 38 8 6a2
7 555 50 0
2 77 O 1
1 14 3
13 5 4
1o 152 621


225 457
170 651037
110 858 24 5
4 5 88 0 8 2
29 OS 7
285 527191
199 054
285 726 245
282 099 05 5
3 627190
285 6777118
13 794 871
15 709179
515 161766
194148 534
115355 994
5 646 010
31 230
18 785 360
6 333 914
418 438
95 4
25 478 666
5 546 7 7
5 920 540
4 758 983
10 679 523
2 279 935
3 478 39 7
5 758332
8 200 475
8 237 380
16 4 37 8 5 5
2 87 41 2
9 10 5
36 78 3
42 970 839
13 6 32 O 9 7
36 095 962
1 608 682
ases
94 315 979
316 0516 9 9
84 317 103
325 181 4543
14 828 68 i
1428 s9
740 521856
2 504 828
333 802159
8 656 723
2 5 32 3 83
5 4 52 80 1
2 62 4 6 3
1 4 28
13 3 OO
16 798 038


Sa 676
50 577 359
42 530 07 1
3 74 5 8 95
96 853 325
11271
96 864 596
95 049 849
1 814 747
96 969 542
7 114 861
7 253 688
111 338 085
60o51 o6 2
46 441812
4 378 211

6 294 895
4 458 217
350 064
11 103176
1 95812 5
2 2554 81
1547 893
3 803 374
585 656
1 328 819
1 914475
2 841157
2 876 712
5 717 8 4 9
99 4 16
7 214

17 24274 4
88 3 26
12 583 312
1085 900
30 940 284
130 868 511
48 63
124 310 24 3
11 853 014
51 2
267 060 919
491 26 4
187 807188
3 606 651
4 86 3
2 4 90 4 35
215 O 5 7
1 59 8
6 318 404


SS 956
55 817 071
30 826 34 2
3 614 17 0
90 257 583
7 82O
90 265 403
88 557 792
1707 611
90 342 424
7 403 033
7 420 76 7
105 166 224
67 439132
33 518 443
4 208 649

6 880 326
3 010 702
555108
10 246136
1 711 10 7
205134 8
1392 87
3 444 235
599 816
1 247 403
1 847219 s
2 651164
2 640 290
5 291 4 54
92 45 5
1 18
8 19
19 03710
33 4 4
9 036 64
1043 990
See 6
891 i51 70 9
140 939 891
73 75
87 705 885
114 01 971
3 7 9
240 125 292
468 OB8
111 441 620
3 894 965
6 25 1
1 755 99 4
199 O 2
10 0
S2 4
5 857 06


8079
15 749 675
2 829 76 5
347 8 7 2

16 927 312
16 927 312
16 689 913
237 599
16 9'77414
908 541
928 354
18 814 311
15 459699
2 979 757
374 875

1 548 311
231 895
20 882
1 594486
1177 8 5
403 853
360 491
764 44 4
245 626
284 355
529981
649479
644 846
1 294 3 25
17 3 8 4


6 071559
794 74 2
208185
7 078 486
56 555 18 8
7 319 O6
1 554 215
45 488 709
35 881 86S
847 es 8



81 0 2 6


37 DSS
24 764 553
27 059 02 4

51 823 557
51 8235587
51 387 742
435816
51 826386
99844 4
1 025001
55 849 835
26 481749
27 568 08 6


2 757 657
1807 885

4 564 982
1 091 92 7
1 000 616
756495
i 175113
152 825
532 779
865 004
1 338 843
1 289 274
8 6 82 11 7
52 4 S
2 14 6

6 688 340
11 8 7 8
7102 615

13 912 833
50 835 06 7
768 617
67 755 51 8

119 353 808
45515 1 1
55 986 119
S1590 8 8
1 41 7 23


5 058 90


37 784
30 080 002
19 170 135

49 250 135
49 850155
4 856 44C
393 715
49 252168
1001 661
51 540125
19534 410




3 8ll24 63

969 4 59
692532
687 514
1 580 04 8
354 631
499 51 7
834148
1 227 163
1 187 03 3
8 4 14 1 9 6
49 3 8 7
1 6 81
6 6 9 7
8 011549
5 429 39

1 356600
58 299 35 4
48 664 54 8

107 719 053
468 654
49 457486
1 894 97
34 8 5
929 85 6


8 889 062


126406

69 600 706
71 617 39 3
6 71 2 32
2O 4 37
141 909 76 8
20548O
148 115168
140 51014 8
1 605 040
141 929 289
44 491553
6 82094 9
153 841711
77 8o?1so
74 437 057
975 919
21 55 5
6 795 356
3 517 675
41510
1 6 5
10 356171
3 105 91 8
2 931316
2 698411
5629787
1 200 313
1 509 92 5
2 710 238
4 131689
4 280 336
8 3 39 9 6 5
140 8 6 O
83 9 2
21 8 29
10 851 779
13 10 5 5 9
25 048 002
348176
4514
4p 357 030
78 558 4 6 9
83 912 85 6
882; 555 16
2 263 83 8
100 56 5
381 190 296
1 708 65 4
169 918 417
1 931 63 2
8 291 9 50
5 4 85 15 5
40 9 49
1 14 3
12 15 O
7 768 976


126 685
71674 368
58 773 77 2
6 38 0 9
29 88 7
131116182
191234
131307 356
189 960 761
1546 59t
131 142 720
4 195 263
6 518 841
141 856 824
soolises6
60 694 873
919 056
31230
7 438 258
2195 228
40 350
95 4
9 674 790
2 76840 5
2 696 306
2921650
5 017 956
1 090 621
1542 989
2 653610
5 786 98 7
3 664 639
7 651 56 6
150 4 3
6 18
21 54 7
10 433189
13 473 58 3
212 96 250
3 3553 4
7 87 3
45 544 369
67 gag 12 i:
83 488 200
185 708 794
2 086 30 2
139 3 6
539 403 *45
1 558 28 9
144 304 353
1 950 990
a 4 91 at 7
2 6 76 28 6
41 01 5
1 388
11 57 6
71i73 01 2


6.4
8,170
1.04
39.4
19.8
59.2
2I744
1,283
300
32.6
73.6
59.5
55.1
17.o
45.891
19.6


6,984



58.3

299
31.3
72.2

55.4
17.o
44,o84
19.8


11,402

40.0
20.2
60.2
2,810
1,345


79.6

59.3

42,267
24.2


7.9
9,927


20.9
59.8




77.4
52.8



40,998
24.3


9.7



3'1.8
77.6
3,920

46.9
62.2
55.9
52.8
16.4
63,348
23.8


8.6
16,671

1.36





73.4
38,618

23.9


7,027

34.2



231.8





67.0



19.1


6.1
6,184


1.os


263

72.7





18.6


1.03
40.1
19.3
59.4
2.713
1,209
322
30.8





49,104
15.6


5,373

5os



38.6
20 7

*7o i
1,110


9-01
9-oo

10-01

0039





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* Eoludes switohing time of tasia looomotive at initial and fnlo terminal.
#I Represents an average of the silae rpepoteA st the olose of MoQh month within the period.


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10-02
10-03
10-04


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ITEM
NO.


ITEM


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1950


1950


0591


1951


~ AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close or month ..............
2. Train-ailes (looomotive-propelled and motoroar trained :
2-01. 8tean locomotive-propelled trains ..............
2-02. Diesel-electric locomlotive-propelled trains .....
2-0). E1*otrie locomotive-propelled trains. ............
2-04. Other looeootive-prope~lle train .......
2-05. Total lo~oootive-propelled traina.... .....
2-6 otorear-propelled trains ..................
2-07. Total train-ailes.. .
2-08.0r~dinary... .
2-09. Light . . . . . . .
3. Road locomotive-mles:
3-01. principal.. .
3-02. Helper (exoludes "B' and trailing "A' units). ....
0).Ltight... .. ... .. ..
3-4Total looomotive-mles.. ..

-0.Total, diesel-electric only .........
30.Total, electric only. ....................
j3-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, 'anldgas-electrio)..
Train-awitching lecomotive-ailes:
3-09. steam locomotives.. .
}-10. Diesel-electric locomotives .......*******...
3-11. Electric looomotives ** ** .
}*12. Other loeomlotives (dieselsand gensoliemoto, an gas-eletrio) ,,
3-1), Total ** * * * ** * *
>-14. Miles at inital and final termnir'nlsincuded in item f-1* *
4. Cand~les (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, enet or north ....................
4-02. Loaded, west or south ....................



4-07. Loaded and empty, east or north ........
4-08. Loaded and empty, west or south ...............
4-09. Loaded and empty, total .. .. ..
-11. Passenger carrying oara, all direotions ......
4-12. Other passenger-train oara, all direotions.... ...
5. Gmros ton-ailes of road locomotvess and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives*..... .....
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives ................
5-0).Disel-el~etrio loom~otivs .. .. .. .
5-4 lectrie locomotives. ....................
5-05 other locomotives ...........
6. Gross ton-ailes o'a~rs, o~ntenlts, and oabooses (thoulsands):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam loomnotive trained ...*
'6O2. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trains. ........

60.Total In other locomotive and motora~r train ****
6-6TotalIn all freig~t trains .. .. *
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents included in 6*06
7. Met ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) *******...
8. Train-bours (including train-switching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled trains. *******
8-02. 011-burning steam locomotive-propelled tlains ********
8-0). Diesel-elc~ tri locomotive-propelled train *****
P-4.Eectrio locomotive-propelled trains ************
8-05. Other laocootive-propelled train ********
8-6 otorear-propelled trains ******************
8-07. Total train-hours.. .
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of ma~d per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary ..........
9-02. Pet ton-siles ........................
10. Avenrges per train-aile ecuiglih wn)
10-01. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper)...........
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles ..................
10-03. Elpty flreigt cammles .........
10-04. Total freight car-atles (excluding oaboose). ....
1~0-0. Gross ton-miles (excluding loconotives and tenders). ****
10-06. Net ton-miles ...........**........**
11. Gross ton-siles of looosotives and tenders per' l~ooomotive-mile.. *
12. Met ton-miles per loaded ear-mile .....,************
1). Camm~ile ratios:
1}-01. Percent loaded of total freight cammile.s, ast or north **
1 -02. Percent loaded of total freight on liles, west or south **
1 0 Percent landed of total freight onwalles, all directions* *
1)-0 Percent east or north of total loaded freight olear-ie,.*
14). Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-siles ***.********
14-02. Gross ton-ailes (excluding loboomotivesand tenders). **

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


126 572!

12 342 8301
9 622 580
127 116
8 O86
22 100 612
31 96
22132 581
21 888 160
244 421

22 104 493
782 168
1111 692
23 998 353
13 86 942
9 945 391
181 795
8 2 2

1260118
416 864
7385
1 32
1684 499
500 391

474 270
422 226
896 496
179 388
232 167
411 555
653 658
654 393
1508 051



2 005 497
2 218 273
3421020
64 283
7 711201

14 133 531
14 399 6 87
30 973 27
411126
40 896
59 958 519
257 939
26 560 078

359129
4 16 8 25
457 381
8 4 34
295
1 946
1244 010



6,769
1.03
41.0
18.8
59.8
2,739
1,213
321
29.6

72.6
64.5
68.5
52.9
17.8
4(8,198
15.9


224 69C

21552023
22 801 563
660 428
2 88
45 014 802
34085
45048 887
44 437 953
610 934

45046310
1912t 33
24442 52
49 403195
24 632 788
2) 959 790
810265
3 52

2415923
1782204
5821

4 256 43
948 51

989 95
785095
1775053
357 413
576 602
934215
1347 371
1 361 897
2709268

4 696

5 663 92
1 874357
7 097 65C
239 966
14 87611C
44 868 443
12 267 13 i
67 346 862
2 224 L039
8 79
126 715 617
442453
60I 017 279

1069724
3 37 4 9
1 240 774
39 7 7

269031


822 297

27 644 462
18 028 91t
730 7 75

46 412 236
33171
46 445 413
45 818414
62G 9 9,
46 43435 9
2 326 946
2 606 661
51367 966
31636 596
18 842 227
880 916
S2 2 &

3073922
1170 240
65997
4 1 2 1
967 039
1004 467
843 4 9 8
1 847 965
356 62!0
510 017
874 637
1 3610 87
1 361 51L
i:722602



7 181 517
i; 232 242
5 805 250
246 802
asse
15 467 939
55 425 677
14 507 564
54 301 269
2 410 853
40 95 6
126 686 521
379 32!9
59 415 2?8 9

1398 900
4 19 4 9 8
928 204
44 6 1 4
295
2 O5 6
Z 793t6 9


52 845

6 390191
6 932 911
514103
13 837 205
1746
13 838 951
13 589 979
248 972

13 858132
990372
1056336
15 904 64
7 735 897
7 554 49
614453

844306
734677
49167
162815C
266 101

327278
223005
550283
83533
18971C
273243
410 811
412715
82352

1 156

2. 202 987
2052204
153e07

4412378

16 910093
4 914
20 6 41 790
1621 993
85
39178 875
91 579
19 183 608

462456
4 4 8
408 300
30 6 72

21 6
902292


52 94 6
9046 966
4 944 176
556 296
14851 437
1206
14 552 643
14 261 5 83
291 060
14 562 214
1 223 592
1 220 939
17006745
10 967 374
5 386 975
652 396

1140 418
538 86 4
55 649

1734 931
597 730

346 391
241139
587 530
82 78 B
188 366
271151
429 176
429 50 5
858 681



3 136 700
3724
1446011
156 866

4 743 304

24 193 37
8 090
144 446531
18B13 660

40 463 71
62 444
19 693 407
643 087

291 06
33 4 5

11 2
968 329


8 079
2076002
4415 97
60 924
2 5783523

25~78323
2542518
35 805

i?586 864
150 858
152451
i890173
i 361216
463102
65855

207456
34 888
3505

245 849
19 216

64306
57 760
122066
40267
44 933
8520C
104 573
102 693
207266



941 951

122422
37 671

1102044
9 291 413

1155366
267 617

10 714 396
4196
5 995 455

129275

26 178


159086


80 76

2 202 087
250 738
45 363
2 498188

2 498168
2 463 381
34 807

2 5053507
139 827
126 022
2771156
2 457 472
266 957
46727

201842
33167
3963
237 972
17 515

45 940
66 310
112 250
47 436
28770
76 206
93 376
95 080
188456
2 2


942 364

56 278
25 650

1024292

8 706 278

575 203
186 067
9467 548
3 571
5 181 8 8

134 354

16 67 3


153 754


37 524

2696292
4141714

6 838005

6 838 005
679150{
46 505

1092 75
137135
7 083 946
i 896 403
4 187 543


33075{
348 822

679 572
154 697

132101
106 442
238 543
47 098
71 849
118 947
179199
1782 91
35749C
3 13
4 64

760550
4 575
1076187

1841312

6 146 195
16 590
10 294 415

16 457 200
96 313
7 878 729
174601
1 787
228 325


404713


37 703
4 050 5 79
3211 422

7 262 001

7 262 001
7 205 290
56 711

7 262 345
181 559
148 006
7 591 712
4 348 808
3 242 904


471 544
181 345

652 889
151 403

137 866
113 823
251689
47 011
68 714
115 725
184 877
182 537
367 414
3 9 4


1096 956
10 245
881941

1989142

8 392 693
99 7 87
8 304 256

16 796 736
55 375
7 979 92 2

262 330




427 47163


126 442

10 389 539
11 283541
85901
2 88
21761269
32339
21 793 608
21 513 956
279 652
21 763782
662128
1098326
23 524 236
11 639 272
11 754 655
1299457
3 52

1033411
663 817
5 538

1702 862
508 499
466 273
397 8088
186 515
270310
456 825
6527088
668 198
1320 986
21 2 7 4


1758 438
1 866 202
3 847 037
46 688
11
75203 70

11 520 742
12. 245 19
~3 255 251
335 029
8 705
60 365346
250365
26 959 487

303392
S3 32 64
'77 971
5 266
47
2 284
1 224 224


6.4
8,609
1.04
40.0
21.0
61.o
2,852
1,351
301
33.8

73.5

65.5
55.8
16.7
47,101
20.5


6.6
8.507
1.05
40.3
19.1
59.4
2,765
1,297
301
32.2

73.8
62.0
67.9
54.1
16.6
1(5)31(9
19.9


8.3
11,710
1.07
40.5
20.1
60.6
2,883
1,412
277
34.9

79.7
54.0
66.8
59.5
15.3
*3,422
25.2


8.7
11,998
1.09
41.2
19.0
60.2
2,837
1,381
279
33.5
80.7
56.1
68.4
59.0
15.0
41,787
24.7


10.2
23,939
1.06
48.0
33.5
81.5
4,214
2,358
381
49.1

61.5
56.2
58.9
52.7
16.2
67,350
21.7


9.8
20,698
1.06
45.6
30.9
76.5
3,8(3
2,104


1,9.2
69.7
59.6

16.2
61,576
23.9


5.8
6,773
1.02
35.1
17.5
52.6
2,(23
1,160
260
33.0

73.7
59*7
66.7
55.4
16.9
k0,664
21.6


6.2
6,827

3'(.9
16.1
51.0
2,331
1,108
262

7'(.6
62.4
68.5
54.8
17.0
39,293
19.6


5.5
6,878
1.03
21.2
61.4
2,806
1,253
320
31.2

71.4
59.5
65.4
54.o
17.8
49,309

16.3


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Salbject to revision


Statteent No. MI.-211 (OS-A)
AUGUST 1951


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 MORTH OF AUGUST 1951 AND 1950


i


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT

















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONT IS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950
AGGREGATES #
1. Miles of road operated at close or month .........224 899) 225 4 30o 52 873( 52 954 8 0791 8 090] 37 538] 37 72 2 126 409) 126 67 2l 1
2. Train-ailes (locomotive-propelled and mpotoroar traina):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains ... .. .. ... 180 244 296 198 295 499 56 967 550 64 8660 37 15 825 67 15 ;281 683 27 460 824 34 130 581 79 990 245 84 017 198 2-01
2-02. Diesel-eleotric loconotive-propelled trains .. .. .. .. 166 837 816 128) 287 160, 49 462 98 35 770 517 3 27116 1 738 716 31 200 738 22 381575 82 902! 934 68 396 352 2-02
2-0: ElectricI,~~~'::C: loooiepoeld5is 425 927 5 318 797 4 259 998 4 178 466 408 76 381120 57 133 765 211 2-0
2- te lcmtv-poeldtris... ......20 7 25 37 97 3 -20 7 2 37 97 3 0
2-0: .~~~"~:~~;~: Total loooie-rple trin ..... 32 28764 331 939 42 110 690 530 104 809 02 19 505 63 17 401519 58 6615 562 6 512156 163 671 03 153 216 734 2-0
2- Mtrarpople tie ... ....... 250 776 232 224 13 017 9026 237 759 223 203 -
2-07.oalrain-ile............... 352719 540 3321716bY 110703547 10481804 19505635 17401519 58661562 56512156 163908796 16343993720
2-0. rdnaY.* ** ** ** ** ** .. ** .* 348 075 6041 327 417 469 108~ 639 828 102 819 37b 19 23~2 451 17 187 443 58 179 241 56 061730 162 024 104 151 8i48 921 -0
2-09. Light .. .............** ** *** 4 703 936 4 254 18 9 2 063 719 1 998 671 2 73 204 214 07 482 3 211 4 50 4 861 1 884 6 91 1 591 01 6 2-09
3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal *......... *... 352 748 883 332 112 07 7 110 827 674 104 904 638 19 564 280 17 445 713 58 663 918 56 514 513 163 693 011 153 247 213}0
}-02. helper (exaludees "s and talig*A units)* 16 426 016 16 121 817 83 105 233 8 626 625 1 059 399 1 050 106 1 107 7 2 1 467 655 5 153 661 4 977 431 }o
3-0~.Light... .....** *** 18 472 238 18315840 8310 016 8~641 706 1080 805 893 932 1162140 1149 669 7919275 7 630 533 3-0t
j3P .Totallocomotive-ailes************* 386 647 137 366 549 734 1272B42925 122 172 969 21 704 484 19389 751 60 953781 59131837s 176 765 947 165 855177 -
-0.Total, steamI onlt ***** ***** 204 899 478 225 785130 68 253 959 78 406 506 17 820 915 16 949 494 29 578152 36 554 523 89 446 45; 93 674 607 -
0.Total, diesel-electric onlJ * * 175 186 4 62 134 198 221 53 996 302 38 905 418 3 442 839 1 875 22 531 555 629 22 5 77 314 86 191 712 70 840 264 0
07.jb Total, electric only. ******* 6 539 270 6 526 92 a 4 992 664 4 86104 2 440 730 565 032 110 876 1 100 851 }-07
-0.Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gas-electrio). 2 907 39 455 21 907 39 45 5 }Od
Train-switabing looomotive-ales:
3-09. steaml~ocomotives .........,***. 19 606 102 21 799 282 7f39 201 a 020744 1 549767 13 83987 3088 38 3 696175 7 828 747 8 6983576 }-0
3-10. Direse-electric locom~otives *** *** *.. 11 796 676 7 804 154 5 192 894 3 549 566 266183 230 535 2 156107 1111i961 4 i1814 9 2 6120O92 }10
E1~ Pleatri cooal re 4 1 a ohmtr d Moro 70 666 4 84 4 3 tr 399 231 410 75~ 24 387 25 94 '5--47 048 47 7 3

F1. Ca *otat l 1adfnltriasicue nie l 31 875 190 29 788 95 7 12 731 326 11 9810 6 71 1 840 337 1 640 465 5 244 4 4 4 808 136 12 059 033 11 359 28
401. Loaded, eastor north**********.. 7 581 286 6&25 00 7 562 759 2 97 739 468 15 326 29 1 132719 1 030 398 397 589 17076 4-01
402. Loaded, wrest or south .... ...,* ****. 6 148 385 5 602 481 1 770 898 1 634 026 418 251 423 240 868 937 80 339 3 096 299 2 743 876 402
0O. Loaded, total..........,* 13 729611 12527 48 L 4353 657 4 031 76> 886 410 749534 1 995 656 1 831737 6 49388 5i914 452 f=-
lO. Empty, eastor north ********** 2721 233 2 636 55 669189 682 601 2 8 8 93 308 303 379 38 381 64 1 386 82 1 270 009
0.Empty'westorsout.h ********* 4232 68 3 996414 1 518529 1435769 329288 21725 604628 568231 1780o235 1775156 t-0
0Empty, total *********** 6953 913 6 632 96 2 187 718 2118 370 615161 519 561 983 951 949 873 3167 063 3 045 165 -0
1-07. Loaded and empty, east or north ** ** ** *. .. 10 302 459 9 56156i 3 251 948 3 080 340 754 052 628 597 1 512 042 1 412 040 4 784 417 4 440 585 407
9-08. Loaded and empty, west or south ** ** ** *. 10 381 065 9 598 895 3 289 4271 3 069 795 747 539 640 498 1 467 565 1369 570 4 876 534 4 19 032 4-08
I-09. Loaded and eapty, total*******.. 206d83 5 2 19 160 4 5 6541 3 7 6150 135 1 5015I91 12690O95 2 979 607 2 781610 9 660 951 8959 617 4-09
)-10. Caboose. all directions 55 3943 334 29 6 113 593 107 34 8 20 031 17 896 59 302 56 724 162 467 152 32b 410
4-11, Passenger carrying cars, all distotions ** ** 14 4 6 113 OO 2 94 1 4 52 24 O 19 2 4 6 2 015 9 6 66 7 65 3 64-
4-12. Other passenger-ctran oars, all directions**** .. 3 9 6 8 41 2 23 8 3 7O 9 11 71 36 O 3 85 3 O 93 7 2 2 61 24 8 66 24 4 9 71 412
5. Gross ton-siles of road locomotiaes and tenders (thousands)r
5-01. coal-burning rstam locomotives* ... .. .. ... .. 46 522 3501 50 152 356 19 445 733 d2 173 801 7 017 510 6 431424 7 448 890 9 108 505 12 610 217 12 438 626 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam looosotives .. .. ..... 15 129 120 15 864 339 31 906 37 172 126 453 135 311 14 970 761 15 691 856 5-02
5-0 Diesel-electrio locomotives 52 626 521 41 90121 i 14 635 516 048 5 917164 389 955 8 176 802 6 311332 28 895 059 24 717 270 -
5o.Electrio locomotive**.. 862 227 1 655 484 1 239 507 1 200 859 245 856 256 808 96 864 397 817 *
5-0 Other locomotives 4 525 105287 526 --4 525 10 001 0
6.Gm toa e fcrcnetadoaoe tosns: 116 164 743 109 783 916 35 352 662? 33 695 013 8 180 530 7 078 187 15 754 145 15 555 14 8 56 877 406 53 255 570 5o

0 Total in diesel-electrio loComotive trans* ** ** 489 287 115 379 482812 144958 033 102 154 416 8 474 732 3 6177 1 78 04~9 9 56 968804 257 810417 216 682073 6-
60 1In a eo1r lomootir two ar wns.. 17 875 106 17 289 535 13 455 007 13 215 631 1 821 832 1 526 47 6-2 598 267 2 497 42 8
7.ta n a1 ofsare sht tralasar and. cotns/oue n0 59 748, 943 86 208 37 7 306 2?39 794 280 589 010 76 143105 62 741605 135 810 402 124 515 789 441 555 642 399 366 973
1 ha mniler rono e ad inounr nu (hthousandsay station:* 449 544 87 393 2~17 44 9 146 990 7 961 131 135 02 7 41 877 324 33 780 64 21 65 804 8481 57 437 34 9 196 871 9041 170 664 43 1 7
&081: 8oalh""ig ta .::""st::":11:,C';: 11:1'.":::: : !! il it'i t4.5 4 0690 4 538 052 976 903 930151 1 765 459 2157 301 2235 024 2310149 60
til: itD:::ost:""-tt."?!'" at,,lotnf:::::: 96 B:: 63800 289 1 2047063 19037~3 107358 1644048 1092917 4063226 31~3 66
8-06.Othri locomotive-propelled trains ** *0i *0 *7 *4 *2 *3 *8 19 173 -54 100 119 162 80
8- otra-roeldtris.. .**** ****16 O 4 8 14 3 5 8 1 a 1 8 36 14 434 13 52 28-
8-07. Total train-hours..........****** 20 842 36 19 591607 72e20 696 6 t25 395 1 191935 1062 652 3 443103 3 286 538 8 987 20i2 841702 21 807
AVERAGES
9. Avelrgag per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary **** **** **** 6.4 6.0 8.5 8.0 9.8 8.7 646.1 5.3 4.9 9-01
9-02. Net ton-miles .. ... .. .. .. ... 8,226 7,178 11,W41 10,191 21,331 17,184 6,995 6,266 6,409 5,551 9-02
10. Averages per train-sile (ezeluding light tlains):
10-01. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper)* *** *** 1.04 1.05 1.08 1,08 1.06 1.06 1.02 1.03 1.03 1.03 10-01
100.Laded fnsight oar-miles.******** 39.0 382 4.1.2 26.1 43.634. 32.7 401 8, 1-0
18-84: E ri~ oNc~ (ex 1 dng so soe) ... 9 8. 0 58 79 1 46 90
10-0 Gross ton-siles (excluding looomotives and tenders). 2,757 2,645 2,819 2,729 3.959 3,650 2,331, 2,221 2,725 2,630 1-
11. G 10-0ton 1 nero~ losotives and tenders per locomoatie-mile... 1,2 1,l 127 1, 37 96 5 1,25 1,2 31,10
1 pe o- r To pr loaded car-sile *** *** *** 32.7 31.4 33.8 32.5 47.2 45.1 32.0 31. 30.3 28.9 12
1}-01. Peroent loaded of tot alfeht ear-miles eat or nort 73.6 72.4 79.4i 77.8 62.1 51.974. 73. 10 71.4 1 0
1 .02. Peroent loaded o totl feight ear-mles, west or south 9.2 58.ii 53.8 53.2 56.o 661 88 85 35 60.7 1 0
1 o. Percent loaded of totl tlraigt caremiles, all dirotions* 66.r 65b66.6 65.6 59.o 591 I67.o )65.9 6.2 66.0 13-
1 )-0. ATraa rains uator north of total loaded freight ea~llr-mls 55.2 55.3 59.3 59.5 52.8 356.56 235.61-
1C- Train-siles .********........ ... 16.9 17.0 15.3 15.4 16.4 16.4 17.0 17.2 18.2 18.2 14-01
14-02. GIross ton-siles (excoluding looomotives ano tenders).. .. 46,047 44~,264 42,411 41,110 63,882 59,042 39,WJI 37,887 49,132 47,W47 14-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hour*, 19.7 19.8 24.3 24.4 23.8 23.9 19.L 18.7 15.7 16.0 15


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPOT BOONOM[ICS AND BEATWSI'IC


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-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 EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUIST 1951 AND 1950





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

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


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2-02

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1951


1951


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close or month ..............
2. T 01-nle a(1 omlott **plmpeelle and motoroar ai).. .....

2-02. Diesel-electrie locomo~tive-propelled trained .. ....

2-0 E1otric locomotive-propelled trains ..........

207. 1os tpe 1 ............. .
2- 8. ordinary.. .. .. ...............

2-d. comigealet........... .. ..
3. -0.Too 1ocootveaies.. ........ ...
3-01.Totalntamoly.....,..... .. ..

0.Total, biesel-electric only .........
0.Total, electric only. .. ........... ..
3-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gae-electria). .
Triai-switchi.ng ocomotive-ales:
3-09.SBteam locomotives...... .. ... ...
}-10. Diesel-electric locomootives.. ~.. ...........
)-11. Electric 1ocomotives .........
3-12. Other locomotives (disl and gas~olinmoor, an gas-elecrio) ..
Fl). Total........ .. *. *.
3-14. Miles at initial and finlu terminals included in item ).13* *
4. Can-miles (thousands):
4-01. Londed, easter north ...... .. .. *
1-02. Loaded, west or south ..................
-03. Loaded, total.. .
r-04. Empty, east or north ....................
rb-0 Empty, wer orouth ....................
-07. Loaded and empty, east or north . ......
CO-08.Loaded andee~pty,wrest or south........,......
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. .. ... ..
4-10. Caboose. elldirections........... ...
4-11, Passenger oarrying cars, all theaotions ......
4-12. Other passenger-train oars, all directions -. .....
901msston-ie ad roa nglocdomoure and tenders (thousands)r.....

5- Electrniog loom otives. .. . .. ..
g lO t h e r l o c o m o t ive s .. . .

6. Gross ton-ailes of oars, contents, and oabooses (thousands):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam looomotive trains .. .. .. .
'6-02. Total in oil-burning steam looomotive trains. .. ....
60.Total In diesel-selotrio locomotive tzsins. .. ....
6--04. Total 1in lec~triO locomotive traine .......
6-0: Tol to other leooosotive nad motoroar trains ***
60TotalIn all freirhtltrains ......... ...
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents included in 6-06
7. Net ton-mles, revenue and nonlreenue'l(thousands) .. .....
8.Train-hours includingg train-awitching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled twains. ******
8-02. Oil-burning stna looosotive-propelled trains .. .. **
8-0) DIel-electria locomotive-propelled tlran *******
80.Electrio locomotive-propelled trains ************
8-05. Other locomotie-propelled trins *** *** **
8-6 otorear-propelled trains ****************
8-07. Total train-hours ... .. ........ ..
AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of 1Pad per day:



10-05. Gros-nls, ton-mlesr (eouiglcmtvsadtne .....
10-06. Net ton-miles ................*.*****

13. Car-mile pr tiost (o~ig lt tln~
1 -01. Peootrcent~ loadedof to l frei h a-mlpeses rnrh..
1 -02. Pretloaded oftoa feght oar- mile, wst r suth. .
1 T eoeta loaigte of~l toal freigh oar-stlsalldiecios..
13-04. Peoet to-ieastonohofoallae rihcr-ls *
14-02 Grosos-ils ton-sles exludngloomois and tenders) .a loooionl. .


15. Prcen teran-wtching hours ath wa tinso total toddie~ rain-hous ,.


126 461
9 628 407
11265 601
91 515
20 985 715
210213 08
20 761 758
252145

20 988 266

205775 52
10 736 857
11 705178
135293
2 24

945971
650531
7182
1603762
486 396

463230
383793
847023
179 481
254 816
434297
642711
638 609
1281320
20748
1082
2 418
1676 725

51 631

7 244 218

11 858 023
11 299 943
34 9413 79
345 821
7 878
58 453044
2014 26
26178368

286 506
29 9 929
558269
5 980
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126 557
18 112 634
9 386 589
124 313
21629 610
26 3008
21419 964
243 654
21633 702

23 448 269
13 567 733
9 690 428
183 842
6 2 6

1224 60
386 548
8 456
16 2
1621771
458 560

464 473
405 100
8695873
175 653
242 560
418 413
640 326
647 660
1267 986
21549
1590

1971 309

66 228
7 510 608

14 210 854
30 251 987
415 950
28 948
58 613 7 !5
246 013
25 960 488

351 332
405 O 7 9
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17 693 550
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605 787
45 298534

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30 717 14 6
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859 363

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4119 839
897 337

979 728
812 735
17924 63
354 t677
530 42 i
80~5 369
1 334 60s
1343 227
i677 832
45 656
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6 966 176

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53 41t 688
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89 030
1L3 775 433
535 227
5~7 941153

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41 710
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6 726 385
482 89
13179 091

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13198 959

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7 250 973
7 321 801
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632 667

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bl6 942
52 384
1634 643
476 044

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274 190
450 927
423295
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14 484
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63562
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117 699
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473 91
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1022 76
101 528
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UINIVERhiflY OF FLORIDA

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Stcatent No. M.-211 (OS-A
SEPTEMBER I951


EASTERN DISTRICT


UNITED STATES


WESTERN DI


SOUTHERN REGION












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 NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1951 AND 1950

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONT IS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 195o
AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close or month #.............. 224 897 225 4101 52 868( 52: 9511 8 079 8 08 8 37 5361 37 715( 126 414~ 126 65 6 1
2. Traia-alles (looomotive-paopelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains .. .. .. .. .. 200 334 344 822 170 95 7 62 938 167 73 616 8691 17 826 6681 17368 772? 29 950 8571 38 055 284 89 618 652 96 130 032 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electric looomotive-propelled trains 189 2?86 210 145 980 710 56 189 367 40 633 261 3 700 272 2 027 981 35 228 036 25 536 527 94 168 535 77 782 941 2-02
2-0 .Electrie locomotine-propelled trask.... ..... 6 056 653 6 019 652 4 742 687 4 707 885 465 318 422 24 3-848 648 889 524 -
2- .: Other looomotive-propelled trains 20 917 43 84 7 -- 20 917 43 847 0
2-0 Total 100aomtive-propelled trained 396 698 124 377 215 166 123 870 221 118 95a 015 21 992 258 19 818 99 65 178 893 63 591 811 184 656 75 174 846 344 2-O
2- .Mtorear-propelled tzeins 280 446 267 335 14 499 10124 --- 265 947 257 211 2-0
2-07. Total trsin-miles 95 978 570 377 462 501 123 884 720 110 968 139 21 992 258 19 818 996 65 178 893 63 591 811 184 922 699 175 103 555 2-07
2-08. Ordinary. 90 708 627 372 622 $25 121 580 505 116 6 9P 958 21 6 84 2 66 19 5 70 185. 64 657 994 63 0 90 4 97 182 788 86 173 268 885 2-08
2-09. Light.............. 5 269 943 4b59 97 6 2 304 215 22B75181 307 992 248 811 520 8995 i 0134 136 837 1834 6 7 2*09
3. Road looomotive-ailes:
>01. Principal ........................ 395 948 827 377 410 609 124 026 633 119 065 800 22 059 694 19 869 571 65 181 22 63 994 317 184 681 27 174 880 915 0
3-02. Hlelper (exchlude 'B' nd' tri ln "A uit) .. .. 17 206 459 id 407 5i3 9 9 039 200 9 654 931 1 214 922 1 182 367 1 206 076 1 6 40 986 5 746 261 5 729 25 0
0.Li ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ 8 t....,.......... 207318 280o6 406 9 322 251 9801688 1231720 10)15990 1293 250 129545 2 8915961 8693276 -
T 8 loootve-ils.. .. .. .. .. .. .. 433 916 468 416 624 554 142 388 084 13t, 722? 425 24 506 336 22 067 928 67 680 549 66 530 755 199 343 499 189 303 *44 0
}*.Total, steam only........... 227 849 497 256 502 2:76 75 504 932 89g 013 313 20 108 776 19 281 312 32 052 40 40 765 311 100 183 30 107 442 340 -
.Total, diesel-electrie onl7 ****** 198( 737 979 152 690 246d 61 318 103 44 215 400 3 894 917 2 178 710 35 628 069 25 765 44 4 97 696 89C sO 530 692 i -
0.Total, electric onlyr. ... .. ... .. .. .. 7 308 861 7 386 311 b 565 049 5 493 712 502 643 607 906 1 241169 1284 693 -0
)-08. Total, other (biesel and gasoline motor, and gas-electrio), 22 131 45 721 22 131 45 721 }0
Train-switahing loconotive-miles:
3-09 Stena looomotives .. .. ... .... .. .. .. 21 818a 377 24 735 140( 7 912 595( 9 086 2?611 1 740 737 1 583 951 3 390 387 4 14194 7 8 774 718 9 922 981 J-
F10. Diesel-electria locomotives 13 505 967 0 624198 b 895 756 4 066 $08 299 360 264028: 2 478 828 1 293 02 4 832 023 3000640 l
11. Electria looomotives 525 271 548 210 443 425 463 141 27 616 28 87 8-54 230 5619 1L~
F12. Other Imlootives (diess1 ud gp~oothe l makr/M dorief 1 8 24 1 24 8 1 8 2 1 24 8
-13. Total.............. 35 851 439 339 08796 14 251 716 13 615910 2 067 713 18a76 857 5869 215 5 434 969 13 662 795 129810 60
}-14. Miles at injitl anrdfi~nal terminls aioluded in itea }-1)* 103193 7 411103 2 460 46 2 284 661 154 499 132 413 1 387 415 1266 453 4 100 613 3 727 356
9. Ca~ailes (thousands):
-01. Loaded, eastor north.......... 8)553 995 7 904 735 2902 462: 2733 505 531721 371524 1 258 993 1164 657 3 860819 3 635 049 401
1-02. Loaded,wmestorseouth......... 6 907 173 6415 216 1987022 1 t68 267 472 388 4 872s3 967 671 910 721 3 480 092 3148 976 4-02
ta -0.Lo dtta............. 154I61 168 14 951 46ss89484 4601792 1004 109 858756 2226566 2075 378 7 40 91 6784020 4-
-0.Empty, aest or north .......*.. 3 067 114 2 991432 750 635 767 762 324 607 350 351 425 563 427 457 1 566 309 1445 86; -
4-0 Pt. Empywet or south 786 858 4 526 906 1 703 85 1 624 03 376 679 246 443 671 267 637 944 2 035 051 2 017 716 O
-0Empty, total ........... 7853 966 7 518 338 2454 490 2 39i 65 701 286 596 794 1 096 830 1065 401 3 601 360 3463 578 -
'-07. Loaded and eapty., east or north ....... 1 621 109 10 896 16 7 3 653 0 97 3 5 01 267 856 328 721 87 5 1 6604 556 1 5 92 11 4 5 427 18 5 080 91 1 407
P-08. Loased andempty,wesrtorseouth....... 11 694 025 10 942 1 2 3 690 877 3 4930O90 84 90O67 7 336 7 1 638 9 3 1 548 665 5515143 5 166 692 4-0
4-09. Loaded and rapty, total.......... 23315134 219838289 7 43 974 6 994357 1 705 395 14555950 3 323 494 3140 779 10 942 271 10 247 603 1-09
4-10. Caboose. all directions 98 8941 3 79 952 127 220 121 832 22 582 20 376 65 877 63 867 163815 173 877 -10
l*ll. Passenger oarrying cars, all direotions 15 9 88 13 41 1 2 2 9 1 63 7 2 63 2 25 2 6 79 2 3 23 10 7 4 9 2 26 )C-11
4--12. Other passenger-train oars, all directions..... 4 3 5 07 45 21 1 9 283 10 O 8 4 3 92 4 25 6 5 5 47 7 O 87 2 78l 26 99 7 4-12
5. Gmrss ton-ailes of road loocaotives and tenders (thousands)t
01.: Coal-burning steam looomotives* ... ... .. .. 51 8 90 324 57 120 3 2( 21 520 082 25 ;cO9 0 831 7 931 4001 7 327 670 8 151 9001 10 173 84 4 14 2 86 942 14 409 935 0
0.Oil-burning steam locomotive ...... 16 7 98 012 18 OO2 6 4 34 236 40 7 95 130 392i 143 937 16 633 384 17 817 911 0
5-0 Diesel-electria locomotives 59 684 991 47 612 679 16 660 174 11 908 s1 1 043 032 463 791 9 233 516 7 177 87 7 2 748 269 28 062 399 50
5-.Electrio locomotives... ................ 2 112 543 2 096 744 1 383 036 1 352115f 281012 280 590 -448 495 464 039 0
5-~ .other locomotives........... 4 534 1B 1351 us 4534 11609 -0
9 Total. ********.. ... 130 490 404 124 844 73 39 597 528 38 511131 9 255444 8 07;2051 17 515 808 17 495 65 64 121624 60 765 893 0
6. Gmros ton-niles of oars, co~ntent, an;d onb~ooes (thousands):
01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trains .. .. 398) 2?73 232 4d5 167 8731 163 886 745 168) 506 59 7 74 920 5681 65 966 23 2 62 728 6851 74 874 405 96 737 234 95, 820 639 6-01
0.Total in oil-barning stena looomotive trains.*******. 108 305 724 113123 354 53 758 88 853 793 546 935 760 107 458 420 112 098 741 6-02
6-0 ~.Y Toali diesel-elcr l ocmtietaie **** *0.~ *m 555 791 650 432901700 16 273 818 116 27 919 9 602240 4 384 56 88163 796 65 055 18 292 751796 246 934060 60
&*.Total in electrio locomotive trains 20 027 062i 19 578 066 lb OO2 976 14 461 8i45 2 080 016 1 702 84 3- 2 944 088 2 913 378 60
6-05 Ttal in other looomtive ans motonron trains.... 11? 819 aga at L 71 3 93,-1 117 14e 20os eao 6-
-0.Total in all fnreit twilns 1082 510 507 990 983 810 344 217 970 320 089 16i1 86 602 824 72 053 611 151 686 027 140 865 350 500 008 686 457 975 698 6-
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents included in 5-06 3 383 184 3 239 384 644 938 590 i 24 40 7 20 37 45 8542 881 569 421 2 154 645 2 042 181 6-07
7. Met ton-ailes, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) .. .....* 507 676 253 451 158 601 16b 492 659 150 307 668 47 696 846 38 856 387 71 436 476 65 169 627 223 050 2721 196 82Z4 91 9 7
8. Traia-boour (inolurding train-awitching hours at way stations)5
8-01. Coal-buratag steam locomotive-propelled trains. ******* 10 041 548 112 9114 2 4 493 003 5 158 831 1 099 399 1 059 559 1 927 616 2 411 301 2 521 530 2 661 451 8-01
8-02. 011-burning steam looomotive-propelled trains ... 907 663 3 359 307 6 334 7 37 5 35 186 Z8 211 2 927 143 3 313 721 E-02
60. ieeleecri lcooiv-poplldtrin ** ** ** 9 990 834 7 290 64 9 3292168 2 334 893 215 205 125 14 2 saa 1zzs 86 66 125 96 461395 3 577a 61 8
8- .Eecra oostieprplld wns.. .. *** 54 006 348 787 273 755 263 393 28 059 27 624 2194 57 570 0
tE-05. Ohe locomotivepropelled tzens ***** 1 21) 1 9 6 100 1 219 1,, 86 8-
8-6 otoroamprope~lld trains *d ******* r186 16 7 9 61 7 98 9 3 9-- 16 3 9015 85 8-
8-07. Total trein-houra 3 373 460 2d SO08 643 8 066 058 7 765 731 1 342 663 1 212 32 5 3 824 868 3 702 508 10 139 87~1 9 628 07 9 4-07
AVERAGES
9. A~erages per mile of rand per day:
9-01. Train-siles, orbinary 6.4 6.1 8.4 8.1 9.8 8.9 6.3 6.1 5.3 5.0 9-01
9-02. get ton-miles..... ....... 8,269 7,332 11,466 10.398 21,626 17,598 6,971 6,329 6,1r63 5,692 9-02
10. Aeralges per train-sile (ezeolading light trin;):
10-01. Locomotive-atles (principal and helper)........ .. 1.0h 1.05 1.08 1.09 1.06 1.06 1.0)2 1.03 1.03 1.03 10-01
10-02. Loaded fre~t t eaL1rmle.................. 39.6 38.4 40.2 39.4 1(6.3 c3.9 3C.4 32.9 00.2 39.1 10*02
10-03 Empty freigt t ar-mlails........ 20.1 20.2 20.2 20.5 32-3 30.5 17.o 16.9 19.7 20,0 1-
100.Total freit t ear-lles (*olding; ~oaboe) ... 59.7 58.6 60.4 59.9 78.6 74.4 51.4 49.8 59.9 59*1 1-
10-05. Gross ton-anes (exchaidng locomotives and tenders). ... 2,771 2,659 2.831 2,71(3 3,994 3,682 2,346 2,233 2.735 2,643 1-
10-06. Net ton-ailes 1,299 1,211 1,361 1,288 2,200 1951,105 1,033 1,220 1.136 1-
11. Gross ton-siles of locomotives and tenders per' looomotive-sile. 301 300 278 278 378 66259 263 322 321 11
12. Met ton-alles per loaded ealc-iatl 32.8 31.5 33.8 32-7 47-5 45.2 32.1 31-4 30.4 29.o 1a
13. Cana~ile retioes
10.Peroent loaded of total freight ear-miles, rest or north 73.6 72.5 79.5 78.1 62.1 51.5 7s.7 73.2 71.1 71.5 1 -01
10.Peroent loaded of total freisht oaassiles, wet or south .. 59.1 58.6 53-8 53.5 55.6 66.4 59.0 58.8 63.1 60.9 1 -02
1 03 Prcent loaded of total freight on-s~iles, all directions. 66.3 65.6 66.6 65-8 58.9 59.0 67.0 66.1 67.1 66.2 1-0)
1 4.Proent east or north of total loaded traight one-anes. 55.3 55.2 59.4 59.4 53.0 43.3 56.5 56.1 52.6 53.6 1)-0I
14. Aerags, per train-hear:
1401 Tan-ils. .. .. .. ... ... .. 1.91.915415.3 16.4 16.3 17.0 17.2 18.2 18.2 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-siles (excluding locomotives and tenderrs), 46,314 W(,422 26 1216,51 5.33958806 ,3 7571-2
15. Percent trata-switching hours at way etations of total train-houra*. 19.8 19.8 21(.4 24.9 23.7 24.0 19.5 18.8 15.7 16.0 1


Ps*s


*Exoludes switching time of train loocaotives at initial and finlu terinals.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


U. S.COVERNMENT PRDITNG OFFICE: 1951 0-950184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURBAU OF TRANSPORT BCONOMICS ANID arATISOCS


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A












FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAMI RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
1 Comppiled from 122 reports of freight train statistics representing 131 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF OCTORBER 1951 AND 1950

.;> ,SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950

1. Miles of road operated at close or month ...24 88C0 ~22 201 52 8391 52 93 6 8 0801 8 0 735 37 4951 37 65S4 126 406 126 5 3 8 1
2. Train-siles (locomotive-propelled and motoroar trained :
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains .. .. .. .. .. 21 339 3181 28 364 867 6 27316;9( 9 196 4111 2150 44 9 2 124 3601 27091791 4 128 625 10206061 12 915 471 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled train 24 317 1i5 18 946 181 7 322 182 5 1854 4 5 4 52 695 382 13 4 351 696 5 3 57 553 18 190 ~55 10 005 050 2-02
2-0 Electric locoalotive-propelled trains. ..... ...... 681602! 746 074 5i393) 574 56" 59 925 46 001 97784 125 508 2-0
20.Other locom~otive-propelled trains ...... ...... 2 56 11 4 O6-- 2 5 11 4 O6
2-0 Total looom~otive-propelled trained 46 338 301 48068t 528l 14119 704 14 956 4 1 2663069 2 552 494 7060875 7 502 176 2249 4053 23057 435 2-0=
Y- otorear-propelled train .j .. ......... 3913 32 244 1 66 1 176 34247 31 068 2-0~
2-0.Toaltainsils................. 46 374214 48100 ?77 14121370 14 957597 2663069 25524194 7060875 7 502178 22528 90 P b 3055032-
2-0. rdnay. .. .. .. .. .. .. 45794301 4 74 67 3 6 13 863042 14 666 tr4 2 6233561 2 516 410 7013 961 7440 340 2229 3937 228 43 71620
2-09. Light... ... *.*. .... 579913 633 411 258328 290 70 39 708 36 084 46 914 61 83 2349631 244 787 2-09
'i r 3. Road locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal............. 40 370 38 48091 95L 14140 946 14 969 954 i:671230 2 559 246 7061027 7 502 546 22497 435 23060 209 }01
3-02. helper (excludes 'B'' and trailing "A' unts* ** .. 1 8193 '.12 2: 375 241 10 00 720 1 250 814 156 092 129 179 9 9 108 177 937 637 c52 817 311 j-02
O 3o Lgh .. .. .. ** ** *. ** .. .. .. 398734 i 567 944 1069395 1165 491 163244 124 882 135103 154 720 1027 992 112 l 01 t .Q
3-0.Total, ateam only....******* 24 371281t 32 306439g 76 313358 11031266 5449542 25 65 933 2895 856 4424 384 11394485 14 486 856
0Total, diesel-electrie only......... 25 455352 1 812 701 7 955219 56184 40 47577C 399125 4 399 382 3410 819 12 624 981 103516353-0
-0.Total, eleotric onlr* 33091 902 461 624504 670 589 65254 48 249 14333 183 623}0
3-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, 'and gas-electrio). 2 8 O 11 5 8 9- --2 B 11 5 8 0
Train-awitching loconotive-ailel: -
}*09. Steam locomotives *......... *. 499 6211 3 125 big9 874003) 1 113 18 6 214 771. 207 35 31 45514 467 19 6 1065533 1 338084 }-09
}-10. Diesel-electrie locomotives 91023 1 ~37 657 797245 574 266 39572 35 790 368 122 201 96 6 726 684 42t, 630 3-10
Fl. heestr loom a teelandslnmlr eti) 57 7'lo 63 719 47 50; 52672 3411 3 121. 6 863 7526
3-1. Total* 4489328 4427321 1718750 1740124 257754 246,264 713636 669162 1799186 1771771 1r
3-1 Miles at nialndfnlterml~inals inudied in item j-13* 1000019 965 386 283 981 293 612 18 864 17 82 8 158 203 150 650 538 971 503 29 1
I(. Car-mles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, neat or north ********** .. .. 1044383 1043 962 34282C 3rj5 914 68 698 49 375 139 423 142 692 493 442 495 981 4-01
i-02. Loaded, west or south****** ************* 812773 864 637 223671 245 063 56326 66 548 113398 117 568 419376 435 458 4-02
4- .Loddtoal** *** ** ** ** *** ** 1857156 19U 599 566491 600 977 125024 115 923 2528211 260 2601 912 8L 9314354-
4-0~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Emty ea or not ********* 342 75 713 8 3374 90 124 40613 50 724 51 787 48 833 188 048 18603 -
4-0 Epty, west or south.......... 586 705 564 982 197 783 202 134 50 973 31 95 7533C 75 712 262~ s19 26 1 -
LOEmpty, total ............. 51127 940 695 281157 292 258 9158-6 82 676 127117 124 545 451267 441216 -
1(-07. Loaded and empty, est'ornorth........ 1 408605 1 419 67 t 426194 4 460385 10 9311 100 099 191 210 191 525 682090 bd8013 4-07
1-08. Loaded and empty, west or south ......** .. 1 399 4.8 1 429 619 4 21 454 447 197 107 299 98 500 188 728 193 280 681 997 690 642 1-08
1(-09. Loaded and empty, total ......... < 808 283 2 849 294 847 L048 893 235 216 61C 198 599 379 938 384 805 1364087 1372 655 4-09
-10. Caboose. all directions....... ........*** 46 488 4t 317 14 4"4 lb 278 2739 2 621 7111 7 550 22214 22 67 4-10
4-11, Passenger carrying oara, all directions 1 49 9 1b 1 98 1 5 131 3 2 7 8 7 69 92 1 3 3 411
4-12. Other passenger-train oara, all direotions..... 4 3 211 3 95 b 8 7 1 O O 4 351 4 I1 542 4 9 51 2 8661 2 4 "1 4-12
5. aross ton-miles or road loeomotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01.CGoal-burning steaml~ooomotives* ............... 5654248 7290 408) 8166 7131 3 164 442 980 777 909 645 756 634 1121150 1750124 i 09517 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives ....... ... 1 7 99 1 2 31C, 08 O 1 353 4 14 4 5 3 7 9 8 6 5 1 79 2 44 9 304 O 71 5-02
5-0. Diesel-electrio locomlotive......... 7 ~559 939 6 069 414 2185487 1 516 74 2 1 !3 072 107 227 1144854 918 529 410 6 S2 3 528691 5-
5- lectria looomotives. ............... .** 246 bl6 2t57 908 15j301 164 813 37 465 26 716 53750 66 37 -0
5-0 Other locomotives .................. .. 3 01 8"-- 30 1 0
9 Total....,*******.. 15259 88 1593ti862 6 4 508 854 4 850 141 1141314 1043 588 1906 862 2 049 544 7 702 8i57 7 995 55 0
6. Gr~es ton-miles of cars, onsltent, and cabooses (thlousand):'
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam looomotive train 44 846 ~lC 56 875 156 16 813 8i57 24 626 321 9 678 191 8 661 28 9 6 274 495 8 716 894 11079 967 14 870 65 6-01
'602, Total In oil-burning steam locomotive trains. ... 1 040 3 9 15 257 257 -5 330 27 335 88 127 12 013 OO4 lb 163 tiO 6-02
6-0 T. Tol In diesel-electrio leoomtiv tzins.......... 71 8il 987 bh 977 961 21941 547 15 286 672 1175 431 10144 5 111735341 8 784 781 37 53 475 31 861 85I 0
0 tal In leotei o1 omotir t sartais.... ii2772e46 i492 520 1681152z 1877058 266000 193 448 330094 422 0140
-0Total in all freifht trains....***** 131003 51$ 1316b6 6 6 40 436 617 41 79562i9 11119 622 9 899 193 17 475364 17 589 802 61 972 31; 62 372 061 -
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents included in' B*06 320 49 345 25 & 61064 59 086 4 11 4 461 45 969 51 710 214 28b 829 99 6-07
i:Ntto mriles I~vnu uganni nwnnthue(thousandswasain).. 6 8 38 449 61 979 t20 19 790OO 20 3660O5 6 6185i513 5 423500 8357 917 8 3630O89 27 504 9891 27 826 8831 7
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled trains. .....** 1079029 143t; 35*, 455997 654 638 134 674 133 312 185246 268 966 303112 381 439 6-01
8-02. 011-burning steam locomotive-pr~opelled trains ******** 3 31 711 4 39 4 57 -4 35 210 0 2 2 2 6 3 29 0 1 4 6 7 5 6 -02
8-0 Diesel-electrio locomlotive-propelled trains ........* 1 306 500 9L80 234 429 700 310 763 27 231 22 109 241313 174 908 608 250 472 454 -
8-0. letrio locomotive-propelled trains ************40079 44 596 3010Z 33 337 3 675 2 734 --6302 8 52 8-
8-05 Other IF.tlocp~omoi propl led ,ains *****4 26 ---434
8-6 otorar-propelled trains 24i0 2 146 16cj8 10b -- 2258 2 0 41
8-07. Total train-hours. .......... 27 5 97941 29052t ;14 91r5 973 999 2 7 1655801 158 155~ 4 28659( 446 1001 1249 582 1301 6861 -07

9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-siles, ordinary.......... 6.6 6.8 8.6 8.9 10.5 10.1 6.0 6,4 5.7 5.8 9-ol
9-02. Met ton-miles .................. ..... 8,870 8,878 12,082 12,411 24, 695 21, 671 7,191 7,165 7,016 7,o94 9-02
10. Avenges per train-mle (excludin light trains):.51710 10 .510 .0 .)10 00
10-01. Loecaotive-miles (principal and helper).... ... 10 .0 .7.91o6.51011 21031010 1
10-02. Loaded freight ealr-iles ....... 0.5 40. 2 40,8 41.0 47*7 L6.1 6. 35.0 41.0 )ro.8 10-02
10-0 Empty freight onwa~lles ........ 2.8 19.9 20.3 19.9 36r.9 32.8 18.1 16.7 20.2 19.3100
100 otlfrihter-ies(xouin aboe) ... .. 61.3 60.0 61.1 60.9 812.6 78.9 256.2 2,1.7 61.2 6.01100
1 0 q. Gross ton-miles (*zoluding locomotives and tenders),.... 2,861 2,774 2,917 2,850 4,239 3,934 2422342702701-
1 0 Net ton-siles ....................... 1,350 1,306 1,428 1,389 2,358 2,155 1,192R 1,126 1,234 1,218 1-
11. Gros ton-ailes oflcmtie n tnes loclocomotive-aile. .:;lr 301 301 278 279 38 7121 2621 3120. 11
12, Net ton-ailes per loaded car-mile ......... ........ 33.3 32.5 3h.9 33.9 lr9.5 .83 132 3 12.91
13. Car-mile ratios
1}-01. Percent loaded of total freight ealcmiles, east or north 74.1 73.5 80.4 79.8 62*8 49.3 72.9 7*. 5 72.3 72. 7 1 01
1 02. Percent loaded of total freight oan-miles, west or south 8160.5 53.1 54.8 52.5 67.6 60.1 60.8 61.5 63.1 1 oa
1 -0 Percent loaded of total freight oalr-iles, all directions. 6. 67.0 66.8 673 57.7 58.4 66.5 67.6 64.9 67.9 13-03
1}-0 Percent east or north of total loaded ireigt onemles.** 56.2 54.7 60.5 50.2 5k.9 112.6 55.1 54.8 54153.2 1}-0)
14. Avengpes per train-hour:
14-01. Train-ailee 16.8 16.6 15.1( 15.o 16.1 16.1 16.5 16.8 18.0) 17. 7 14.01
14-02. Grose ton-siles (ezeluding loboosoives and tendrer), 7,469 45,317 klr,146 *1,826 67,156 62.592! 60,768 39,830 69,59L h7,917 14-02
15. Peroent train-switching hours at way stations of total train-hourst 21.1 19.9 26.1 2L.1 26.0 24121.6 19.4 16.8 16.2 15

Ecludes switching time of twain looomotiess at initial and final totanaRls.


Subject to revision


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Statement No. M.6-211 (OS-A)
OCTOBER I951













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 TEN MIONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER 1951 AND 1950

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

1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 15 9115





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AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close or month# d. ............
2. Tamia-ales (loomootive-pmropelle and motoroar trains):
2-01. Stena locom~otive-propelled trained .. .........**
2-02. Diesel-electric locomlotive-propelled train .. ..
2-0). Electric locomotive-propelled trains.. .. .. .. .
2-04). Other locomotive-propelled traina ............**
2-05. Total loomotive-ppropelle trains .. ...........
2-5 otorear-propelled trains .......**
2-07.otaltrn~ailes........... ............
2-09. Light.......... *
1. Road loconotive-ailes:
3-01. Principal *. ***** **** ****
3-02. He~lper (exoludes "a* and t~li~ng "A' units)*. *** **
0.Total locomotive-ans *** **** *** ***
-0.Total, steam onl7 ** ** ** ** ** ** *
0.Total, diesel-electric onl7 *********
07Total, eleotric onl~l*********************
j)*08. Total, other (dissel and gasoline mrotor, and gas-electrio)* *
Train-switching lonootive-miles:
}-09. Steam locomotive** *** ** ** *** ** **
3-10. Diesel-electrie locomotives *** *** *** **
F12 E eat ocwtr o t sel ao gmothe motr, and electrrief.
F1) Total ** *** ** *** ** ** **
}-14. Miles at initial and final terminual included in ites }-1)*
14. Car-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north *. . *********
4-02. Loaded,west orsouth** ** ** *
4-). Londed, total** *
V-04. Empty, east or north ********************
4-05. Empt,: westr south ********************
L-07. Loadetandespty, asatornorth **************
4-08. Loaded and empty, west or south ** ** ** *
4-09. Loaded and espty, total* **
4-10. Caboose. all directions **********
h-11. Passenger carryi~ng cars all directions .. ** ** *
)-12. Other passenger-tran oars, all direotions****
5* G~ross ton-ailes of road locomotives and tenders (thousands)t
5-01. Coal-burning steam loaoootives* ** ** ** ** *
5-02. Oil-burning steam looomotives ** ** ** ** ** ** ** *
50.Elaetrio looomotives. ** *** *** ** *

6. Gross ton-siles of oars, contents, and oabooses (thotusnds):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam laoootive trains* ** ** ** *
0.total in oil-borning steam looomotive trains* ** ** ** *
0.total in diesel-electrio locomotive trained ** ** *
0 total in eleotricalomooatir tneon/tz na .. .
60.Total in all freight twtna .. .. ....********
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents included in 6-06
7. Net ton-ailes, revenue and no~nrevnue (thousands) *
8.Train-hours (inclu~ding tasin**wtohing hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam looomotive-propelled trained* ** *
8-02. 011-burning steam locomotive-propelled trains .. ***
8-0 DIesel-electria locomo~tiv-propelled tznlas *** *
L- lectrio locomotive-propelled twins ...........*
=-05. other leocootive-p~propld trans .. .. ... .. .
8-6 otoroar-propelled trains .. .. .. . ...
8-07. Total train-hours .. .. .. .. ......... .*
AVERAGES
9. Averrage per mile of 1984 per day:
9-01. Train-siles, orbinary .. .. .. .. ... ,. ....
9-02. Met ton-miles ............
10. Averages er train-sle (azoluding light trai ):
10-01. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper)*..........
10-02. Leaded fright oar-miles .. .. .. .. .. *
10-0 Empty freight cavales .. .. .. .. .. .
10- h. Total freight ear-alles (exaltlding oaboos*) .. .. .
1%0 Gross ton-miles (excluding loconotives and tenders) .. .
1b0-0. Net ton-ailes....... ........
11. Gross ton-ailes of looomotives and tenders per looomotive-mile. ..
.2 NCt to-a pa r loaded casmile****** ****.
01F. Peroent loaded of total freight oawaliles, east or north .
102. Percent loaded of total fright car-stle,l west or south .
0 O. eroent loades of total freight ear-miles, all direetions. .
14.* Avnaron 1e nor north of total leaded freight can-siles. *



15. Percent tiasi-switching hours at wlay tations of total train-hours' .


224 898

221 673 662
213 603 335
6 738 255
21173
442 036 425
316 359
442 352 784
436 502 928
6 849 856

442 319 465
19 100 031
23 158 916
484 578 412
252 220 718
224 193 331
81419 52
22 411

24 318196
lb 437 590
583 047

40 340 767
9 103 214

9 597 93
7 719 910
17351'784
3 431 362
5 373 556
t6 804 918
13 0293 00
13 093 466
26122 766
445 215
17 4 8 5
47 828

57 544 572
18~ 5971ba
67 244 930
2 3591059
4 542
145 750 291

443 1197 42
120 343 460
627 592 866
22 304 528

1 213 488 G48
3 708 683
569 498 167

11 120 577
3 2 99 7 4
11 297 340
394 0 87
1 262
20 614
26 133 254


225 390

253 535 824
164 926 891
6 765 726
55 253
425 283 694
299 57 9
4'5 583 273
420 089 686

425 502 264
20 782 780
23 374 400
469 659)744
288 610 71$
172 5O2 947
S2 88 77 c
57 310

27 860 959
9 861 B5c
611 929

383536 117
U 376 486 t

8 948 69 7
7 279 852
16 228 54 9
3 367 145
5 091 880
8 4590533
12 315 844
12 371 740
24 687 58E
428 279
15 2 9 9
49 166

64 410 942
20 320 72 3
53 68C 09;J
2 354 65

140 783 56c

482 043 031
12 8 3 80 61 1
49 bi 679 6 61
2i: 0 70 5 86

1122 640 495
3 584 640
513138 129

12 729 497
Z 7 98 7 6 4
8 270 8t 3
3 93 38 3
2 3 8
18 94
25 213 857


52 867

69 2117 96
63 511549
5 266 58{

137 989 925
16 165
138 006 09C
135 443 547
2 562 543

138 167 579
10 039 92C
10 391646
158 599145
83 136 270
69 273 322
6 189 553

j 786 536
6 693 001
490 927
15 970 466
2 744 447

3 245 282
2 210 693
b 455 975
834 OO9
1 901 638
2 735 647
4 0792 91
4 112 331
8 191 622
141 643
2 494
10 161

23 686 795
35 589
18 845 661

44 106 382

180 700 602
53 758
187 21 5 65
16 684 130

384 654 587
706 002
185 282 689

4 949000
5 334
3 721 874
303 8 57

1966
8 982 031


52 945

82 813 2 3C
45 bl8 704
5 282 45C

133 914 434
1130C
133 925 736
131 359 852
2'65882

134 035 760
11 105 745
10 967175
156 108 684
100 044 57 S
49 8;99 804
6 164 301

10199 44 7
4 640 774
515 811

15 355034
2? '78 493

3 089 419
2?1133550
5 202 769
857 886
1 826 937
2 684 823
3 947 305
3 940 28 7
7 687 592
137110

11OS 8

28 373 526
44 939
13 425 353
1516 928
526
43 361 27' i

213 132 91
94 18
131 614 79
16 838 90

361 884 780
649 410
170 673 724

5 8~13 469
7 81 0
2 645 65 6
2 96 930
10 0
1044
8 765 00


8075

19 977 111
4 152 961
525 243
*4 65
24 655 327

24 307 627
347 70(

24 730 924
1 371 Old
1 394 964
27 496 902
22 558 316
4 370 687
567 897

1 955 506
338 932
310 27

2 325 467
173 363

600 419
528714
1129133
365 220
427 652
792 872
965 639
956 366
1 922 005
25 321
2 94
427

8 912 177

1 166 104
318 477

10 396 758

84 598 759

10 777 671
2 346 016

97 722 446
44 901
53 882 359

1 234 073

242 436


1 508 243


8087

19 493132
2 410114
,68 244
*2 319
22 371490

22 086 595
284 895

22 428 817
1 311 54 6
1140 872
24 881235
21 647 245 j
2 577 835
656158

17 91304
299 818
31999

2 123121
1 50 2?4 1

420 899
553 780
974 679
401075
278 395
679 470
821 974
832 17 5
1654149
22 997
2 5 6
466

8 2357 315

571018
307 306

9 115 639

74 627 521

5 428 99 2
1 896 29

81 952 804
41 919
44 279 887

1192 871

147 251
30 3 5

13 70 480


37 5 32
32 660 036
39 579732

72 239 768

72 239768
71 671 955
567 813

73 242 250
1 305 184
1 428 353
74 975 787
34 948 336
40 027 451


3 735 901
2 846 950

6 582 851
1 545 618

1 398 416
1081069
2 479 485
477 350
746 597
1 223 947
1 875 766
1 827 666
3 703 432
72 822
2 9 57
7 096

8 908 534
135 766
10 378 370

19 422 670

69 OO3180
820 881
99 337 330

169 161391
5 88 850
79 794 393

2 112 862
37 2 86
2 103 379


4 253 527


37 708

42 183 909
28 910 080

71 093 98 9

71093 989
70 530 837
563152

71096 863
1 818 923
1450172
74 365 958
45 189 695
29 176 263


4 609 14 3
1 494 98 8

6 104131
1417 103

1307 349
1028 288
2 535 637
476 290
713 65 6
1189 946
1 783 639
17 41 944
3 525 58 5
71 417

8 200

11 2 94 99 4
153 802
8 0 96 406

19 545 202

83 591 299
1023 887
73 839 966

158 455 152
621132
73 532 716

2 680 26 7
40 4 3 7
1 427 904


4 148 608


126 420

9)9 824 713
106 359 087
946 432
21173
207 151 405
300 194
207 451599
205 0797 99
2 371800

2:07 178 712
6 383 913
9 943 953
223 506 578
111 577 794
110 521 871
1 384 502
22 411

9 840 251
2 558 707
610 93
15 461983
4 61397 784
4 353 821
3 899 434
a 253 255
1 754 783
2 2 97 669
4 052 45;
6 108 604
6 197 103
12 305707
205 429
11 'i 40
30 144

16 037 066
11 42?5 833
36 854 795
502 245
4 542
71 824 481

10d 817 201
119 468 821
330 262 500
3 274 180

561 949 624
2 360r 930
250 538 726

2 824 642
3 2 56 7 54
b 229 651
58 4 96
1 262
18 648
11 39 R 453


12d 646

109 045 DO~
87 787 991
1015 032
55 253
197 903 77 9
288 27 9
198:192 05 8
196 112 601
2 079 45 7

19;7 941124
6 546 566
9 81617 7
214 303 867
121 929 196
90 849 045
1468 316
57 310

11 261065
3 426 275
64 11 7

14 75;1 831
4 230 651

4 1310 30
3 584 434
7 715 464
1 631 694
2 272 900
3 S04 794
5 762 924
5 b57 334
116d20 25 0
196 755
10 bb 6
29 412

10 505 107
"0 121 982
31 589 315
530 41e,
14 62 7
68 76144 L

110 6 91 2 9 3
1''7 262 541
273 795 91
j 635 39;
500 347 759
% 2 72 179
224 651 SO<

3 042 890
3 7 50 517
4 050 07;
66 0 9 5;
2 2 8
17 890
10 929 760


6.4
8,330
1.04
39.6
20.2
59*8
2,780
1,305
301
32.9

73.7
59.o
66.
55.



19.9


6.1
7,489

1.05
38.6
20.2
58.8
2,672
1,221
300
31.6

72.7
58-8
65.7
55*1



19.8


8.6
11,529
1.08
40*3
20.2
60.5
2,8*0
1,368
278
34.0

79.6
53.8
66.6
59*5



24.5


9*9
21,939
1.o6
46.5
32.6
79*1
4,ozo
2,217
378
47.7
62.2

58.7
53.2



23.8


8.2
10,603

1.09
39.6
20.4
6o.o
2.755
1,299
278



66.0
59.4



24.3


9.0
18,oll
1.06
44.1


3,711

45.4

66.5





24.0


1.02
34.6
17.1
51.7
2,360
1,113
259
32.2

74.6
5,9.2
56.4



19.7


6.2
6,1*15

1.03
33.1
16.9
So.o
2,247
1,0*3
263
31.5

73.3

56.o



18.8


6,3i

1.03
40.2
19.8
60.o
2,740
1,222
321
30.4


67.1
52.8



15.8


1.03
39.4
19.9
5 .3
2, 53
1, 46
321
29.1

71.7
61.2
66.4
53.5



16.0


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


11
12

1 01
1 02





15


*Ezaludes switching time of trekn looomotives at initial and final terminlual.
# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTIG OFFICE : 1952 O 950184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURllAU OF TRANSPORT g00NOMICS AND STAITWI1C8


Statement No. M.-211 (os-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 THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 1951 AND 1950
1 I I


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


1 I


1 I 1


UNN. O.
cocr



i)JLa 097 TO -


1 1 1 -


I
* xoludes switobing time of train looomotives at initial and final terminals.


UNITED STATES


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


1951


1950


1950


1950


1051


io30


AcGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at olose or month .............
2. Tzwin-siles (looosotive-propelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trained .. ..........
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains ........
2-0). Electric looomotive-propelled trains. ...........
2-04. Other locomotive-propelled trains .......
2-05. Total loomootive-propelled trains.... .....
2-06. Motomrearpropelled tzaina .................
2-07. Total train-miles,..... .
2-0.0rdinary..........................
2-09. Light** ......
3. Road looomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal........... .
3-02. Helper (exoludes' andtrillng'*A units)........
3-04.Totallocomotive-miles..... .
3-5Total, stea only ....... .
J-6Total, diesel-electric only. .. .
j3-07. Total, electric only. .. .............
-o.Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gae-electrio).
Train-owitahing lomootive-miles:
3-09. steam locomotivs .. .. .. .
F-10. Diaes*-electrie loeomotive .. .........
5-11. Electric loooactives
).12. Other loecmotives (diesel ;ad B;sothe moto, ;n electria)* .
}-1). Total* *** ** ** ** * *. .
-14. Miles at initial and final terminals nincuded in item }-1)*
4. Can-ailes (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north ***** *....
4-02. Loaded,west or south ..... . .


4-04.Emptdedasde~t, a ornorth .. ..............

4-07. Loaded andemppty, eet orntorth.............
4-09. Loaded and eapty, total.. . .
4-10. Caboose, all directions .........
4-11. Passenger carrying oara, all directions .....
4-12. Other passenger-train oara, all direotions. .. ...
5. arose ton-miles or road locomotives and tenders (thousands)r
5-01. Coal-burning steaml~ooomotives* ..........
5-02.011l-burning steam looomotives .............
-o.Electrie locomotives. ............. ..
5-05.otherloeometre. .. .. .
6. Groes ton-miles of oars, contents, and cabooses (thotusnds):
01.TZot~linooal-buning ateamlooomotive trnla......
0.Total in oil-burning eteam loooactive trains. ..
.Total in diesel-electria locomotive traina. .. ...
6 .Totalin electrio loom~otivetrains. .. .
6-0: otal in other locomotve and motoroar wins~ ** **
-0 Total inall frei~ht trains ..... .. **
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents included in 9-(
7. Net ton-ailes, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) .. .. .. .. .
d. Train-hours (including tzsin-switching hours at way stations):
601. Coal-burning ateam locomotive-propelled trrain....** .
8-02. Oil-burning steam locomotive-propelled tweins .. .. .
$*O: Iesel-electria locomotive-propelled trnai .*. .
80.Electria locomotive-propelled trains ...***


$-OJ. Total train-hours .. .. ........


37 651

3 905 853
3 406 780

7 312 631

73512 633
72850 017
62 616
7 334674
156 36 4
148 375
7 639413
4183 610
3 455 803


455 872
211 461

667 333
152 960

136 546
109 527
246 073
47 297
71 945
119 242
183 84
181472
365 315
7 390


1050 785
13 631
920181

1984 597

7 945 367
117 7 06
8 699 250

16 762 323
56 48 5
7 962 002

257 926
2 9 6
175 640


436 526


224851

19 452 472
23 687 363 2

43 797 01E
36 5 3 C
43 833546
4331401C
51953(

43 829 663
1740617
2 238 456
47 808634
22 211310
24 804232
792784
3 o4

2 205 540
1 8210 90
57 623
1 2 O
4084381
93314 4

937320
761 331
1698651
374636
542112
916 74 8
1311956
1303443
2615399
44 111
1 5 73
3 70 9

5151743
1605796
7 398 984
235525
10
14 392058

39 714 886
10 52 31 8 2
68 651 722
2124006
9 6 5 7
121023455
303 617
56740446

983646
2 9 O71 6
1 2!51 810
37 91 3
4 1
2 2 85
2566411


295 135

25 619154
18 395 38 9
664132
8 6 32
44 687 307
34 O 7 5
44 721 382
44 128 532
592 850

44 730 340
2 007 011
2 351620
49 089 171
29 010 70 7
19 271117
798 495
assa

2 883169
1213 990 6
58 86 9
1 2
4156160
911 92
925 701
770 000
1695 701
35484 e
512 919
867 783
1 280565
1282 919
2 563 484
45 019
1 91 4
3 92 5

6470 955
2133 974
5 915 97
225 302
2291
14 748 49

48 415 010
13 4 23 5 OC
53 928 206
2158 017
39 5 7
117 964 312
338 939
54 817 466

1298 062
4 OO 5 7
944 82
38 2 1
31
2 18 9
2 634 182


52834

5 893684
7 08104 9
511 777
13 486 510

13 488164
13 257 876
230286
13 506 431
940868
988202
15 435 501
7144234
7688482
602785

758311
760523
47 914

1566748
269 824
314799
209425
524224,
8653 7
188 710
275247,
401336
398135
799471
13 80 9
13 9

2034205
1186
2121376
151119

4307886

15 247 738
7 4
20 6 03224 2
1593896

37 444 982
50254
18064817

425 946

410 252

15 7
865389


52 928
8 307 371
4 937 98 3
523 984
13 769 338
1 O2 2
13 770 360
13 506140
264 220
13 779 508
1038 74 3
1044 342
15 862 593
9845 307
5 409 062 i
606 224

1 0113504
552 230
49 6 91

1613 225
273 131

311172
214783
525 955 3
81058
183 380 O
264 438
392 230
39816
790 393
14 114
18 1

2 822114
3392
1456763
149 927
4432196

21 299 289
13 928 625
1673 993
36 907 706
62 273
17 583 82 i

595 511
4 1
294 380
29 31 3

919 712


8 080
1959 823
471 461
57 680
2 488 964

2 488 964
2 456 973
31991

2499407
141562
150334
2791303
2230018
498440
62845

191873
38 76 7

233977
18 267

61352
51404
112756
37 82 0
46 88 7
8 470 7
99172
98291
197463
2 557


894076

134047
36 029

1064152
8 631417

1219 236
256078

10 106 731
3187
5 588062

122498

28 23 5


154160


8 072
1913 286
356 034
39 230

2 308 550

2 308 550
2 281 339
27 211

2 316 810
113 988
114 686
2 545 48 4
2128 92 7
375 610
40 947

190 967
32 683
2 60 7

226 257
16 504
44 408
55 407
998615
42 415
28 195
70 610
86 823
83 60
170 42!,
2 4


82Z C84

99 40
22 549

945 038

7 365 957

935 265
164 523

846574
4 011
4 580 24C

12131

19 931


143 561


37 47 E

2727 66
4 301 69 C

702935 S

7029355
69 81533
47826

7029514
96865
138480
7264859
2914035
4350824


330454
347 843

678297
158 OB6

134660
110754
245414
55128
76 428
131556
189708
187182
376970
7 11 2
2 5 O
6 2 7

756394
11678
1130925

1898997

6165286
8 O71 6
10 941 725

17187727
5201 8
8124076

181 2 9 i
93 5 7
234 84 4


419493


126 46 5

88 871297
11 833 4 3 3
87207

20 792185
34 87 6
20 827 061
20 6176~2 6
209433

20 794 211
561322
961 442
22 316 975
9923031
12 266 486
127154
3 o4
924902
6 73 965
6 372

1605359
486 967

426509
389748
816257
195151
230087
425236
621660
619835
1241495
20 633
1 16 b

1467068
1592932
4012636
48377
10
7121023

9 670 44 7
10 4 42 3 9 2
35 887 537
274032
9 60 7
56 284015
198 158
24 963491

253910

578 47 9
54 1
2 12 8
1127369


126 484
11 492 644
9 694 592
100 918
8 6 32
21 296786
33 5 3
21329 839
21091036
238 803

21299 348
697 916
1044 417
23 041 681
12 852 863
10 03064 2
149 324
s 5 2

1225 026
417 622
6 571
1 26
1649345
469 330

433 575
390 283
823 856
184 094
229 399
413 493
617 66 9
6196 8 2
1237 3511
21 14 71
1 37 3
2 2 2

1 774 972i
2116 951
S439 627
52 826
2291
7 386 667

11804 397
15 300 O 4 61
30 365 066
319 501
39 5 28
55 828 53
216 170
24 691 400

323909
3 97 19
454 874
6 5 9
311
2 100
1184 381


AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of read per day:
9-01. Trlai-slesr ordinryr .. .. ... ... .
10. AV~g s r trs U1 l (excluding light trrins .....
10-Tr. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper *..........
10-02. Loaded freight oar-miles ..........*******
10-0 Empty fri~it car-*ales...... ......
10-0 Total freight ear-ailes (exoluding oaboose). . .. .
10-0 ). Gross ton-alles (excluding locomotiees and tenders,. .. .
1 0 Net ton-sil~e .......................
11. Gross ton-alles of loconotives and tendser per loeoootive-alles. .
L. pe oo-ie pr loaded car-ale ..... .....
1}-01. Percent loaded of total freight onwariles, east or north .
1 02. Peroent loaded of total freight oawailes, wst or south .
1 0 Percent loaded of total freight onwalles, all direetions. .
13-0 Percent east or north of total loaded freight one-miles. .
14. Avezeges per train-hour:
14-01. Train-mles . ..................
14-02. Gross ton-siles (excUlud inloomotives; ran tendrers),. .. .

15. P*roent train-switching hours at way stations or tote train-hour* .


6.4
8,411
1.04
39.2
21.2
60.4
2,794
1,310
301
33.4
71.4
58.1
64.9
55.2

17.1
47,157
20.5


6.5
8,116
1.05
38.4
19.7
58.1
2,673
1,242
300
32.3
72.3
60.0
66.1
54.6

16.7
43,948
20.1


8.4
11,397
1.o?
39.5
20.8
60.3
2,824
1,363
279

78.4
52.6
65.6
60.1

15.6
43,270
25.0


8.5
11,074
1.08
38.9
19.6
58.5
2,7933
1,302
279

79.3

59.2

15.0
40,130

21(.3


10.1
23,053
1.06
45.9
34.5
80.4
4,113
2,274
381
49.6
61.9
52.3
57.1
54.4
16.1
65,560

23.3


18,914
1.05
43.8
30.9
7k.7
3,711
2,008
371
45.9


58.6
wr.5
16.1
58,970
24.4


6.2
7,226
1.01
35.2
18.8
54.0
2,462
1,166
261
33.1
71.0
59.2
65.1
54.9
16.8
40.973

20.7


6.4
7,049
1.02
339 9
16.5
50.4
2,312
1,098
260
32.4


67.4
55.5
16.8
38,399
19.6


6,580

1.03
39.6
20.6
60.2
2,730
1,211
319
30.6
68.6
62.9
65.7
52.3
18.5
49,925
16.5


5.6
6,507

1.03
39.1
19.6
58.7
2,647
1,171
321
30.0
70.2
63.0
66.6
52.6
18.0
47,137
16.6


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

10-0

10-02
10-03
1C1
1C2

1 0


.~ .


UINIVER.lfY OF FLORIDA

II11 111111|| 11 1111 1lli11lllllilIIlliIi I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 6645 BUnaAU oPTRANBer Boar OYDoaCSANDSEAT~A~ ISHC


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-A)
NOVEMBER 1951


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U. R. coVERNMLENT PRINTIN OFFICE : 1952 O 950184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURBAU OF TRANSPORT BODNOMICS AND STA'll8TICB


Statement No. M.-211 (OS-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 ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER 1951 AND 1950

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

1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950


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I 1


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I~~


Ps* 2


2. Tswin-alles (looomotive-propelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled traine ..............
2-02. Diesel-eleotric locom~otive-propelled traina .....
2-03. Electric locom~otive-propelled trains. ............
2-04. Other locomsotive-propelled train .......
2-05. Total looomotive-propelled tr~ain .......
2-6 otorear-prop~lled twina ........,
2-07. Total twain-miles ...........
2-08. Ordinary. .........................
2-0q. Light ...............*************
3. Road looomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal ..................... .****
3-02. Helper (exoludes "'B'' and trailing "A' units* ** **

3-. otal, steam onl7 ***********
.Total, diesel-electric onlF *********
07 otal, eleotric only. * *
F*08. Total, other (daesel and gasoline motor, and gan-electrio)* *
Train-eawitching locomotive-ailes:
3-09. Steam loocautives ***********
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotives *********
11l. Electric looosotives
3.12. Other locomotives (41***1 a gpoline moto, ad elec~trial* **
F1).TFotal* ** ** *** ** ** *
3-14. Mires at inital and final te~irmrinalsinclde in item }-1)*
h. Cawailes (thousands):
1-01. Loaded, eastor north* ** .
1(-02. Loaded, west or south **********
4*03. Loaded, total ...........*************
r-04. Empty, east or north ********************
4-05. Empty west or south ********************
I-07. Loaded and empty, east o;rnorth *******
-0.Loaded and empty, west or south *******
IC-09. Loaded and empty, total *******************
4-10. Caboose. all threations .........,
4*11. Passenger carrying cars, aill theations ******
4-12. Other passengerctrain oars, all direotions**** ***
5. Gnros ton-siles of road loocaotives and tenders (thousands):
5-01. Coal-burning rstea locomotives...... .....
5-o2. Oil-burning steam looomotives ********
50.Diesel-electrio locomotives .........


6. GopSs ton-siles of oars, o~nrltents, and boabose (thousands):
6-01. Total in ooal-burning steam locomotive traina ***
*602 Total in oil-burning stena loooactive trains*** ***
6-).Ttal in diesel-electrio locomotive trains. *********
6-04. Total ini electriO l~Oaotive tran ***** ****
05. Total i other looomotiv uan motoroar train. ....***
6-6.Ttal in all freight trains ........,
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents included in' 6-06
7. Met ton-ailes, nrevnue an nonnrevnue (thousands) **********
Z.Tain-hours (inclurding train-awitobing hours at way stations):
6-01. Coal-burning rseam loomaotive-propelled trains*** ***
8-02. 011-burning steam looomotive-propelled trains ....****
8-03. Diesel-electria loooative-propelled train *****
8-4 lectrio locomotive-propelled treins .*****
8-05. Other l0oomotive-lproplled tzAIns.... ..*
8-6 otorear-propelled trains ............******
8-07. Total train-hours ***********

9. Average per mile of madb per day:
9-01. Trlnainsles, ordlMinay....................
9-02. het ton-miles ............
10 Aeags e train-all (excluding 1ligt twins):
1%0-1. Locomotive-ailes (principal and helper)...........
10-02. Loaded twisht ea ~~r-mls..................
10-03 Epty fmight one-mles...... ......
1004 Ttal famight ear-mles (*zoluding oaboose). ....
10*05. Grtos~.s onle (excludingl loaomotives and teMndr). ....
11. GIross ton-ailes of loocaotives and' tendesrs per looomotive-mile. .
12. Net ton-ailes per loaded ear-aile ..................
13. Car-mile ratiost
1 01. Peroont loaded of total freight ear-miles, east or north ..
1 -02. Peroent loaded of total fright oan-mile, west or south .
1 0 Percent loaded of total freight onwaniles, all streotions,.
rF1 Percent east or north of total loaded freight oalr-iles. ..
14. Alenages per train-hour:

1)-02. Gnros ton-miles (excluingl loboomotives and tenders), ..

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


12 63

120 538,141
97 482 562
1115 95C
63 88 8
219 200 565
321 332
219 521 899
217 203 63 7
2 318 26C

219 240 472
7 244 482
10 660 594
237 345 54(
134 782 055
100 679 68 7
1 617 64C
66 16 2

12 486 091
3 843 897
70 688
1 5O0
16 402176
4 699 981
4 t64 54 8
3 974 634
d 539 182
1 615 940
2 50;2 265
4 318 205
6 380 488
6 476 899
12 857 38 7
217 902
11 9 2 9
316 3 5

le 280 07 9
32 238 933
35 028 942
583 244
16 919
76 148 116

122 495 690
140 562 587
309 160 978
3 654 893
302149
576 176 29 7
2 488 34 9
249 343 202

3 366 199
4 147 71 3
4 504 946
72 686
2 599
19 998
12 114 141


279154 978
183 322 280
7 429 658
63 88 5
469 971001
333 654
470 304 655
464 218 418
6 086 23 7

470 232 904
22 789 791
25 726 220
518 748 915
317 821422
191 774 064
9 087 2 6 7
66 16 2
30 744 128
11 075 851
670 79 8
1 50 0
42 492 277
9 288 413

9 874 341
8) 049 769
17 924 110
3 721961
5 604 773
9 326 734
13 5 96 302
13 654 54 2
27 250 844
473 298
17 21 3
53 O 9

70 881 897
22 454 697
59 598 068
2 579 954
17 444
155 532 060

530 458 042
141 804 111
543 807 867
24 2;28 603
306 tes
1 240 604 808
3 923 579
567 955 595

14 027 55
4 199 341
9 215 708
431601
2 69
21131
27 898 039


75 105 480
70 592 598
5 778 357

151 476 435
17 819
151 494 254
146 701 423
2 792 831
151 674 010
10 980 788
11 379 846
174 034 646
90 280 504
76 961804
6 792 338

9 544 849
7 453 524
538 841

17 537 214
3 014 271
3 560 081
2 420 116
9 980 199
920 540
2 090 348
3 010 894
44 480 627
4 510 460
8 99109
155 453
2 6 33
10 93 5
25 721000
36 775
20 967 037
1 689g4 56

48 414 268

195 948 340
53 832
207 818 589
18 278 02
782
422 099 569
756 256
203 347 606

5 374 946
5 337
4 132126
332 888

2123
9 847 420


91 120 651
50 756 689
5 606 434

147 683 774
12 322
147 696 096
144 665 993
2 830 103
147 615 268
12 144 488
12 011521
171 9 71 27 7
109 689 886
55 308 866
6 772 525

11 210 751
5 193 004
565 504

16 969 25 9
2 851 624

3 400 591
2 528 133
5 728 724
938 944
2: 010 317
2 949 261
4 339 535
4 338 450
t) 677 985
151224

12 1 2

31195 640
48 331
14 68211
1 666 855

47 793 468

234 432 208
99 931
145 743 416
18 512 896
4 ose
398 792 487
711 68 3
186 257 548

6 408 980
8 229
2 940036
326 243
100
1133
9 684 721


21 406 418
2 766 148
507 474

24 680 040

2-4 6 80040
24 367 934
3 12 106
24 745 62 7
14 25 53 4
1 2 55 5 58
27 426 719
23 776 17 2
2 953 445
697 102

1 982 271
332 SO1
34 60 6
2 3493978
166 74

465 307
609 187
1 074 4 94
443 490
306 590
750 080
908 797
915 77 7
1 824 574
25 36


9 060 j99

670 423
329 855

10 060 677

81 993 476

6 364 257
2 060 814

90 418 54 9
45 930
48 660127

1 314 187

167182
32 67 2

1 514 041


35 307 7 05
43 881 422

79 269127

79 269127
70 653 488
615 639

79 271 764
1 402 049
1 566 8533
82 240 646
37 862 371
44 378 275


4 066 355
3 194 793

7 261148
1 703 704

1533076
1 191 823
2 724 899
532 478
82302S
1 355 503
2 065 554
2 014 848
4 080 402
79 934


9 664 928
147 444
11 509 295

21 321 667

75 168 466
901 597
110 279 055

186 349 118
640 868
87 918 469

22 294154
40 643
2 358 223


4 673 020


108 696010
118 192 520
1 033 639
21 421
227 943 590
3358 070
228 278 660
22b 697 427
2 581 2533
227 972 923
6 945 235
10 905 395
245 823 553
121 500 825
122 788 357
1 511 656
22 715

10 765 153
6 232 672
67 465
2 O52
17 067 342
5 126 7 51

4 780 330
4 289183
9 069 513
1 949 934
2 527 756
4 477 690
6 730 264
6 816 939
13 547 203
226 062
12 9 O5
32 4 16

17 504134
20 018 765
40 867 431
550 622
4 553
78 945 505
1183 487 648
129 911 213
366 151036
3 548 214
136 527
618 234 638
2 567 089
27b 503 217

3 078 552
3 544 110
b 808130
63 951
1 303
20 776
12 516 822


241126135
237 29g0 9 66
7 394 919
21 421
485 833 443
352 889
486 186 332
479 816 938
6 369 394
486 149028
20 840 648
25 397 374
532 387 050
274 432 036
248 997 563
8 934 730
22 7 15

26 523 738
17 258 688
640 670
2 O52
44 425148
10 OZO 356
10 53 258
8 481 242
19 016 500
3 805 996
b 915 668
9 721 660
14 341 256
14 396 910
2d 738166
489 327
19 O5 8
51 5 36

62 696 315
20 202 984
74 643 914
2 594 584
4 553
160 142 350

482 834 630
130 866 642
696 245587
24 428 334
137 309
1 334 512 502
4 012 301
626 239 713

12 104 223
3 590 090
12 549150
432 000
1 303
22 899
28 699 665


21 936 940
4 624 428
582 923

27 144 291

27 144 291
26 764 600
379 691

27 230 331
1 512 576
1 545 298
30 288 205
24 788 336
4 869127
630 742

2 147 381
377 699
34 364

2 559 444
191 630
661771
580 118
1 241 889
4030401
474 539
877 579
1 OG~4 811
1 054 657
2 119 468
27 878


9 806 253

1 300 151
354 506

11 460 910

93 230 176

11 996 907
2: 602 094

107 829177
48 088
59 470 421

1 356 571

270 671
35 161

1 662 403


46 089 762
32 316 860

78 406 622

78 406 62 2
77 780 85 1
625 76 G
78 4131 537
1 975 287
1 598 54 7
82 OO5 371
r,9 373 305
38 632066


5 065 015
1 706 449

67 771464
1 5 70 0 6
1443 895
1137 815
25 81 710
523 587
785 601
1 309 188
1 967 482
1 923 416
3 890 898
78 807

8 8 3

12 345 779
167 433
9 016 587

21 529 799

91 536 666
1141593
82 539 216

175 217 475
677 617
81 494 718
2 938 193
43 39 9
1 603 544


4 585 13 6


1

2-01
2-02
2-0)
2-0~
2-0e
2-0~
2-07
2-08
2-09

3-02

3-04

3-07
3-06


311
F12



l-02
2-0

4-0g
9-0o
4-01

5-07


4-08
6-09

6-10


5-01
5-02

5-03

g-04
~-05
10-06
60-01

6-2

63-03
6-04
6-or
61-02


-15


6.4
8.337
1.04
39.6
20.3
59.9
2,781
1.305
301
32.9

73.5
58.9
66.2
55.4

16.9
46,499
,20.0


6.2
7,545

1.05
38.6
20.1
58.7
2,672
1,223
300
31.7

72.4
59.0
65.8
55.1

16.9
44,469
19.8


8.4
11,517
1.08
W0.2
20.3
60.5
2,839
1,367
278
34.0

79.5
53.7
66.5
59.5

15.4
42,864
2'(.6


8.2
10,645
1.08
39.5
20.4
59.9
2.753
1,300
278
32.9

78.4
53.7
66.0
59.4

15.3
41,177

24.3


9.9
22,039
1.06
46.4
32.8
79-2
4,029
2,222
378
47.9
62.1
55.0
58.6
53.3

16.3
64,863

23.7


9.0
18,091
1.06
44.1
30.8
74.9
3,711
2,005
367
45.5
51.2
66.5
58.9
43.3

16.3
59,720
24.0


6.3
7,015
1.o2
34.7
17.2
51.9
2,369
1,118
259
32.3
74.2
659.2
56.3

17.0
39,878

19.8


6.2
6,472

33.2
16.8
50.0
2,253
1,048
263

73.4
59.2
66.4
55.9

17.1
38,214

18.9


5.3
6.524

1.03
40.2
19.8
60.0
2.739
1,221
321
30.1

71.0
62.9
66.9
52.7
18.2
49,392

15.9


5.1
5,895
1.03
39.3
19.9
59.2
2,653
1,148
321
29.2

71.5
61.4
66*9
53.5

07,562
16.1


* xcludrres pitching time of twin looomotives at initial and final terminals.
#Y Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.













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)
I FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBE 1951 AND 1950


1-~~~~~~~~~e, ---- I- 1I -~


I I


I I I I I


I I I .I II I
* xcludes switching time of twiln looomotives at inital and final tlrminals.


ITEM
NO.


ITEM


51 ~1 1


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION
1 591 1950 1951 1950


1904


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at lose or month .....
2. Train-siles ( looomotive-propelled and motoroar traine):
2 0. 1ta anoPotivepople d pmtv-ropelle tri\.... ..
2-0 Electric locomotive-propelled trains. .........

0.M orear-propelled train. .. *
2-87.0rd11 rain-a les...... .* * *
2-09. Lighnar.... .. .. .
3. Raa 0eomoot vemiles:..
3-02. helper (exoludes "B and trailing* A units)* ****
3-0.,Light
3-04.Total locomotive-miles.... .. .. ....
30 Total, atean only ...... . .
0.Total, diesel-electric only .. ...........
0,Total, electric only. . ..............
3-08. Total, other (diesel and gasoline mpotor, and gas-electrio). .
Train-switchingo omoot ve-ailes ..,,......

}-10. Diesel-electric locomotives .. .. ...........
3-ll. Electria loooactives ....................
3-12. Other locomotives (diesel and gas~olieotor ;~an-d giasleri) .
}-13. Total .. ...................... I
F14. Miles at initial and final terminals included in item 3-13*.
4. Ca miles (th usan r)rnrh.........
4-02. Loaded,weastorsouth ... . ..
4-0). Loaded, at otal...h..... . .



4-07. Loaded and eapty, east ornorth ...............
4-08. Loaded and empty, weat or south.. .. .. .. .. .
4-09. Loaded and empty, total. . .. ..
4-10. Caboose. al1directions . . ..
l-11. Passenger oarrying cara, all direotions ...........
4-12, Other passenger-train oara, all direotions. . ...
5.Gros ton-nie1o r ngde omootie sand tenders (thousands):...

he1 C albrlocomo ti ea .. . .. .

502. Totlnoil-burning steam lo cootvetais.. .. ..
03 oali iesel-electr ia looolocmtv tan.. ...
6-04.I.Ttalin elecro locooiv ran ... ... ...
6-06.otalinalo~tlfreiht rans .. .. .. .. ..
7. N9et ton-aileso as, revenue s and nonrevenu (thousands)... ....
8-01. Coa i oal-burning steam locomotieproele trains *** **
86-02. TOt i il-burning steam locomotivepoele twins .. ...
8*0) Dise~l-enletri-lot. loooie-proplle trates . *
T-04. Elec letrio looosoti-rplled tzeins ** ** ** *
8-0 ~ Other locmoiveprpeled trns .O~l~ *** ** *
0 ot a r ropell e d~l train s . * ** *




10-0 Total oright cnar aie *oldn oabaadoontnse) . .
11. Gros ton-ailes, eeu of d loootives nd (tenders r) loomtveale ..
12. Nt ton-ailes per loadedg eai-r-itleg or a .. *. ** ** .
1) Cnale roatios*gsaaloooie-rpledtan. ..
13-01. Pe-brontn ta loedof total fpreighte ea aies, eat rnot .
1 02, Praen locadtied ofota~le reht car-ieweto ou..
1~~ Orb. Percent loadedoftotld rehtn oa-ils aldreton..
13-04. Peroent leas o northn oftta oae fegt a-sls..

14. Aven ag per red bo u r :,d pe d . . .

14-02. Gros ton-ales (ecuiglomtvsadtnes.....
1O. Pvercgentp train-switch ering hous a wa stains o oa ri-or*.


126 57 8

7 900 32 4
11696507
79316

19 676 2 4
19 7103 85
19 492 821
217564

19 678 26 6
508 460
950500
21137 226
8 861177
12160 68 9
115040
32 EU
799588
641 711
5 09 7
1446564
441347

38366
358099
742366
19001t
192 82 /
38284 1
57368 1
55152 4
1125209
1959 9


1310619

399 294
45317

6777589
7 848 97 8
S733 94 6
34 281 844
264 952
al 7
51137 907
191 220
2r; 615043

223 93 5
25 02 O1
568 638
4 96 4

1042 994


1 924 86 4
522767
62788

2 510415

2510419
2 468 664
41 755

2519093
143116
154427
2 816 636
2197 985
549 663
68 988

184806
38 95 8
3476
223724 0
18 334

62785
45594
108379
32845
50373
83216
95630
95 967
191597
2579
2 2
95

883036
143936
40122
1067094

8 172 95 8

1 288 817
271520
9733295
3 79 5
5 361610

120 47 2
29 70 5
4 14 8

154325


8 07 2
2 040 416
393 870
46 226
2 480 512

2 480 512
2 438 719
41793
2!489 62 i
134187
138 853
2 762 672
2 293 017
420 00 9
49 646

189 984
358 817
2 816
231617
17 O12
52 222
52151
104 373
35 485
32? 448
67 933
87 707
84 599
172 306
2560
2 4
6 8
886 68 6

107 549
27 568
1021803

7 647 25 E

923 941
200 244

8 771 440
4 573
4836767

126 18 2

24 42 8


153 394


37 480

2 811 72 O
44217822

7 233 442

7233442
7165691
67751

7233653
126 874
140395
7 500 922
3025040
4475882


324275
343 466

667741
16O 64 5
133029
106643
239 672
62167
78 993
141160
195196
185 636
380832



772090
1112498

1962406
5 914 88 1
116 27 5
11048 OTO

17 079 22 6
60 907
7 894591

181 80 7

240 41 5


427098


37 553
4 006 925
3 562 859

7 569 784

7 569 784
7494 342
75 442
7591927
175199
154 543
7 921 66 9
4 510 469
3 611 200


448 471
212 511

660 982
157 27O

141 649
1117 77
253 426
49 515
73 887
123 402
191164
185 664
376626
7692


1084 569
960206


2 061174

8 020 111
153 315
9 065 58 9

17 219 015
65 107
8114 953
263 931
S8 64
183 250


451045


126 460
10 621 006
9 935 279
95 528
20 652 00

20 688594
20 452 425
228179

20 654 180
634 610
1032 985
22 321775
11 878 431
10 302176
140 942
2 2

1097 919
402 164
5 632
1505 811
434 682

429 437
380159
809 596
176 115
187 288
363 403
605 552
567 447
1172 999
20 604

2 11 8
1598 017
1990 38
50 26 7

7187 977

10 123 4 22
12 ;231 520
30 800 341
306 66 6
53 468 02,"
205 20 3|
23 781002

287 550
363 6 66
461 34 0
5 95 6
3 5
11268 9


224 995
25 212 97 Si
19 047 539
648 423

44 909 40
4430 0 5
443506149
632 996
44 95412 8
2 095 619
2 461 49 6
49 511245
28 6931 9
20 025 010
792 872

2 728 24 5,
1 217 52 6|
60 618,

4 006 485
886 183 5
946 45 5
762 593
1 709 048
340 879
471 615
812 494
1287 334
1 234 208
2 521 54 2
45 42 i!


6478937

225 545
14 858 26 2

47 097 16 6
12 569 553
55 102 4 33
2 122 035
e 14 7
116 697 334
343 001
54 608 068

1 314 861
36 8 3 3 9
981 239
38 6 1 9
3 5
2 705 866


52 81 3
5 732 85 6
6987487
486271
132806 614

13 201 76e
12 9553522
252440
13 225 417
899 96 6
983256
15108641
6909650
7 623161
575 830

717427
762 493
44631
1524551
2?48 822

299114
194475
4935d9
84742
188 81.8
273560
383856
383293
767149
13503
13 6
69 O
1973378

144178
42187'77

14 311 OO 7
95
19 582 926
1486 420
5 7
35 380 505
55 59 6
16792637

415 98 9
413137


858052


52 910
8 544 631
5155 531
506669
14 206 631

14 208 245
13 920 663
287 582

14 218389
1151623
1135117
16 505129
10 211222
5 691 623
602 284

991871
564 034
52 170
1608 075
277 219

323147
218 50s
541 655
79 764
177 992
257 756
402 911
396 49 8
799 409
14 564

299665



147 710
4 587 308

21 306 37 8
4 718
14 312 562
1615 125
7 3
37 238 656
68 118
17 875 346

637 19 8
6 O9
312 221
30 0 7 9

980 281


2-01
2-02

2Or
2-0~
2-87
3-01
2-02

3-0)


9-04



3-01,
3-02


4-07

}-0 C
1C1
C12

5-14


6-01
6-02


6-04
-01
6-02
6-07


4-09


224 951
18 369 78 6
236238483
628375
42 626 980

42082498
579510
4i;656429
1678416
2226580
46 563 425
20 993 852
24809395
759 858

2026096
1786 62 8
53204
1 6 8
3866096
869 14 6
878596
705411
1584006
369772
511009
88B0781
1248367
1 216 420
23464787
43031


49 39123
144202
229 617
14 025 86e

36 247 82 4
8 850316
66 201 657
2022 892
se 4 4
1133309533
311 51 6
52 663 881

942 20 3
1 251 869
3~7 8 2 6
6 5

2 489 3 9


56.9


32.0



16.6

19.2 3


279

34.0




41,236
I 4.8


857.


33.0


67.8
59.7
14*5
937,88
22.6


70.7



61.06

60.6
So5o




16.2
57,182

23.3


262
32.9

57.4

262.9


55.5
16.9
39.989
19.8


50.


32.0

60.2
67*3
55.9
16.8
38,176
18.6


66.0

18.8




16.0


322


67.0
69.0





15.9


1-0-

10-1


12

13-ol
13-02
13-0)
13-o
14-01
14-02

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58.0
64.3
55.5
17.1
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65.7
56.6


57.9

16.3
63 070
22.6


Subject to revision


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3 1262 08851 6652 BUREAU OPTRANSPORT BQ0NOYIQC8AND STATIIuce


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

DECEMBER 1951


UNIV. OF ~.~'~-
DOC1 R






U.S. DEPOblTORY


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

(SWITCHIING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FPOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1951 AND 1950

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

1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950 1951 1950


I I 1 1 I 1 I 1 .


1 1 1


I I -1 I I I I ( (


P***


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close or meath #. .........
2. Train-siles (looomotive-prnoelled and motoroar trains):
2-01. Steam loom~otive-propelled trains .........
2-02. Diegel-electrie locomotive-propelled twains .. ... .
2-03. Electro laocootive-propelled Cnain. .. .. .
20.Other looomotive-propelled trains .............
2-05.,~p ~;; 9P::~". Toa iomtieprpledtais.. .... ...
20.Total train-ailes .. .. ...............
2-08. Or~dinar. ... .. .. .. ... . .. .
2-0. .LL t... ... .. ... .... .....
3. Ro~a locomotive-ailes:
3-01. Principal ** ** ** ***. .. .. .. ...
5-02. Helper (earludes B' and trailing 'A' units). ... .
3-: To looomotive-mles. .........
}-.Total, steam onlJ . ............ ..
.Total, diesel-electrie only. .. .
07Total, electrc o~ly. ............... ..
30.Total, other (diesel and gasoline motor, and gas-electrio).
Train-awitchin5 looosotive-miles:
3-09. Steam locomotive . ...............
10. Diesel-electric loomnotivs.. .... ....
F11. Electric looomotives
}-12. Other loomlotives (diesel an gpoline motor. M eleco~trif ..
}-1). Total ****** ****** .....
-14. MIlesr at initial and final terminals included in item }-13*
4. Ca~ales (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north .. ................
4-02. Loaded, west or south .. ...............
Z4- .mty~deasternorth *******..***......
-0.Empty, west or south ...................

4-7.Loadedandespty~eastrnorth............ .
1-09. Loaded and empty, total ..................
4-10. Caboose. all directions .................
4-11. Passenger carrying oara, all theations .....
4-12. Other passenger-train oars, all directions. .. ..
5. rosls ton-siles of road locomotives and tenders (thousands)t
5-01. coal-burning steam locomotives* ... .. .. ...
5-o2. Oil-burning steam looomotives .. .. . ..
-0.Diesel-electrio looaotivs.. .... ....
5-.Electrie looomotives. ...............
5-: Oher locomotivs... ..... ....
6. Gnros ton-siles of oars, contents, and cabooses (thousads):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam loconotive trains *
0-02. Total in oil-burning stea loooactive trained* ** ** ** *

6-05. Total In other looomotive an motoroar twns ......
60.Total in all freight trains .. ..... ...
6-07. Total of passenger train oars and contents included in 64
7. Net ton-ailes, revenue and nonnrevue (thousands) ** ** *
8. Train-hours includingg train-awitching hours at way stations)r
8*01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled traias* ** ** *
8-02. 011*burning steam loocaotive-propelled traine .. .. .
8-0 Diesel-electrio locomotive-mprolled tasias .. .. .
8-.Electria locomotive-propelled trains ******
8- Other locomotie-propelled tins ** ** ** ** ** ** *
8-. otoroar-propelled twains***** ******
8-07. Total train-houre *. . **********


224 897

259 495 901
260 919 451
8 02; 294
21 701
528 460 347
387 993
528 848 340
521 699 436
6 948 904
528 804 457
22 519 064
27 625 954
578 950 475
295 425 868
273 806 958
9 694 594
23 O35
28 549 834
19 045 310
693 674
2? 22 O
48 291 244
10 904 504

11 413 853
9 186 703
20 600 556
4 175 770
6 426 677
10 602 447
15 589 623
lb 613 360
31 203 003
532 354
20 4 32
55 6 09

67 639 438
21 645 005
82 059 011
2 824 201
4 560
174168 215

519 088 894
139 727 639
762 500 310
26 451 226
14 5 6 58
1 447 913 727
4 323 818
678 903 594
13 046 42o
3 8 4 5 17 2
13 801 039
469 82o
1 368
25 253
31 189 084


225 339

304 367 956
202 369 819
8 0 78 21 e
64 O8 5
514 880 141
363 659
515 243 800
508 524 567
6 719 233
515 187 032
24 885 410
28187 716
568 260 160
346 514 561
211 799 074
9 880139
66 386
33 472 3 7 3
12 293 37 7
731 416
1 59 6
46 498 762
10 174 596

10 820 796
8 812 361
19 633 157
4 062 840
6 076 386
10 139 220
14 683 636
14 688 749
29 772 380
518 719
18 97 1
57 1 7
77 36o 834
24 474 411
65 732 127
2 605 499
17 451
170 390 322

577 555 200
154 173 664
598~ 910 300
26 350 63
312 3 3
13 57 302 142
4 266 580
622 563 663

15 342 420
4 5 67 6 8
10 196 947
470 420
2 734
22 994
30 60319


52 859

80 838 336
77 580 065
6 264 628

164 683 04 9
18 967
164 702 016
161 656 745
3 045 271

164 899 427
11 880 7 54
12 363106
189 143 287
97 190 154
84 584 965
7 368168

10 262 276
8 216 017
583 472

19 061765
3 263093

3 859195
2 614 644
64 473839
1005 28
22 279166
3 284 454
4 864 483
4 893 810
9 758 293
168 952
2 7 7
11 8 25

27 694 378
37 727
23 067 300
1 833 634
52 633045

210 259 347
53 927
227 401 514
19 764 440
8 39
457 480 073
811 852
220 140 243

5 790 935
9 5 4 2
4 545 163
361 602

2 280
10 705 422


52 947
99 665 282
55 912 220
6 313 103

161 890 605
13 736
161 904 341.
158 786 656
3117 685

162 033 657
13 296 111
13146 638
188 476 406
120 101108
61000 489
7 374 809

12 202 622
5 757 038
617 67 4

18 577 334
3 128 843

3 723 738
2 546 639
6 2 70 377
1018 708
2 188 309
3 207 017
4 742 446
4 734 94 8
9 477 394
165 788
2 15 9
13 1 6
34 105 305
52 501
16 407 679
1 814 56
526
52 380 776
255 738 586
104 64 9
160 OS5 978
20 128 021
4 to9
436 031343
779 801
206 132 894

7 046 17 8
8 8 3 8
3 252 257
356 322
100
1307
10 665 002


8 079

23 861 804
5 147 195
645 711
-9 65
29 654 710

29 233 264
421446
29 749 424
1 655 692
1 699 725
33 104 841
26 986 321
5 418 790
699 730

2 332 187
416 657
37 840
2 786 684
209 964

724 556
625 712
1 350 268
435 885
524 912
960 797
1 160 441
1 150 624
2 311065
30 457

515
10 689 289

1 444 087
394 628
12 528 004

101 403 154

13 285 724
2 873 614

117 562 472
51 883
64 832 031
1 477 043

300 376
39 309

1 816 728


8 085
23 446 834
3 160 018
553 700
-7 16
27 160 552
26 806 653
353 899
27 235 259
1 559 721
1 394 411
30 189 391
26 069 189
3 373 454
746 74 8

2 1 72 2 55
371318
37 422

2 580 995
183 757

517 529
661 338
1 178 867
478 975
339 038
818 013
996 504
1 000 376
1 996 880
27 925
57 O

9 947 08

777 972
357 423
11082 480

89 640 733

7 288 198
2 261058

499189 989
50 503
53 696 894

1 440 369

191 610
35 456

1 667 435


37 523

38 199 425
48 303144

-6 50
86 502 569

85 81917 1
683 39

86 505 417|
1 528 9231
1 707 228|
89 741568
40 887 411
48 854157


4 390 630
3 538 259

7 928 889
1 864 349

1 666 105
1 298 466
2 964 571
594 645
902 018
1 496 663
2 260 750
2 200 484
4 461 234
87 264


10 437 018
165 262
12 681793

23 284 073

81 083 347
1 017 872
121 327 125

203 428 344
701 775
95 813 060

2 475 961

2 578 638


5 100 118


37 689

50 096 687
35 879 719

85 976 406

85 976 406
85 275 196
701 210
86 023 464
2 150 486
1 753 090
89 927 040
53 683 774
36 243 266


5 513 486
1 918 960

7 432 446
1 727 333

1 585 54 4
1 249 591
2 835 135
573 102
859 488
14 32 590
2158 646
2 109 079
4 267 725
86 500


13 430 348
183 639
9 976 986

23 590 973
99 556 77 7
1 274 908
91 604 805

1 92 4356 4 90
742 724
89 609 671

3 202 124
47 2 6
1 786 794


5 036 181


126 436

116 596 336
129 8 89 0 27
1 112 955
21 701
247 620 019
369026
247 989 045
245 190 248
2 798 797
247 65118'9
7 453 695
11 855 895
266 960 779
130 362 OO2
134 949046
1626 696
23 035
11 564 741
6 874 383
72 562
2 2 2 O
18 513 906
5 568 098

5 163 997
4 647 881
9 811 878
2 139952
2 720 581
4 860 533
73503 949
7 368 462
14 672 411
245 661
13 9 2
34 6 8

18 814 753
21 442 016
44 865 825
595 939
4 560
85 723093

126 343 066
138 655 840
400 485 947
3 813166
14 4 e 1
669 442 838
2 758 306
298 118 260
3 302 4 87
3 7 94 3 11
6 376 762
68 915
1 368
22 973
13 566 816


126 616

131 159 153
107 417 862
1 211478
64 O 8 5
239 852 578
349 923
240 202 501
237 656 062
2 546 439

239 894 652 i
7 8 79 0 9 2
11 8935879
259 667 383
146 660 490
111 181865
1 758 582
66 3866

13 584 010
4 246 061
76 320
1 59 6
17 907 967
5 1354 6 63

4 993 985
4 354 793
9 348 778
1 998 055
2 689 553
4 681608
6 986 040
7 044 346
14 030 386
238 506
13 2 O9
33 7 5 3

19 878 096
24 238 271
38( 569 290
633 511
16 925
~3 336 093

132 619 112
152 794 107
339 961 319
3 961559
3 oa2 23
629 644 320
2 6 93 5 521
273 124 204

3 653 74 9
4 511 57 9
4 966 286
78 642
2 634
21687
13 234 577


1

2-01
2-02

2-0
2-0
2-0
2-0


3-09



Fo-0







}-07

9-09
11l
C12




4-01
6-02

9-01

9-01
-02


4-07


AVERAGES
9. Averaese per mile of zOad per day:'
9-01. Tamin-sles, ordinary .. .. .. .. .. .. . .
9-02. Ret tea-ailes ............
10. Averaes per train-ail (exltchang light trains):
1>01. Locomotive-ailes (principal and helper)...........
10-02. Loaded freight ea-mles ~r. ................
10-0: pty freigt ear-mles..... ......
TO.Total freight ear-miles (exoluding caboose). ... .
10-0f Grosston-ane (exOlbladin loom~otives lad tendes). .. .
11. Gross ton-ailes of locomotiees and tenders per looomotive-mile. .. .
12. Net ton-tL~es per loaded car-atle ... ... .. .. .. .. .
1). Cama~ile ratiost
1}-01. Peroeat loaded of total freight onwathse, east or north .
1 -02. Percent loaded of total freight ear-miles, west or south .
1 0 Percent loaded of total freilht eslcles, all direetlons. .
13-0 Percent east or north of total loaded freight oar-miles. .
14. Aveneges per train-hour:
14-01. Tr~an-siles .. ..................
11-02. Gross ton-siles (excluding loaomotiees and tenlders). .

15. Percent train-switching hours at wr~ stations of total tran-hours .


6.4
8,270
1.04
39.5
20.3
59.8
2,774
1,301
301
33.0

73.2
58*8
66.0
55**
17.0
46,424
20.0


6.2
7.569

1.,5
38.6
19.9

1.224
300
31.7

72.7
59.2
55.1
16.8
44.352
19.8


8.4
11,410
1.07
40.1
20.3
60.4
2,830
1,362
278
34.0

79.
53*
66.3
59.6
15.4
42,7933
24.6


8.2
10,666
1.08
39.5
20.2
59.7
2,746
1,298
278
32.9

78.5

59.4
15.2
40,884
24.1


9.9
21,986
1.o6
46.2
32.9
79.1
4,022
2,218


62.4
54.4
58**
53.7
16.3
64,711

23.6


9.1
18,196
1.06
44.0
30.5

3,700
2,003
45.5





16.3
59.487
24.0


6.j3

1.02
34.6
17.4
52.0
2,370
1,116
259
32.3

59.0

56*2
17.0
39,887
19.8


6.2
6,514

1.o3

50.o
2,257

31.6

73.5

55.9

38,211

18.9


5.3
6,460

1.o3
19.8
59*8
2,730
1,216
321
30.4

63.1
66.9
52.6
18.
49,3 4
15.9


5.1
5,910
1.03
39.3
19.7
59.0
2,649
1,149
321
29.2

71.5
61.8
66.6
53.4

47,576


90-01



10-1

103

11


101
02O
0


* xoludes switching time of train loocowtives at initial and final terrminas.
# R~eoresents an average of the tril.eage reported at the close of each month within the period.


U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTINOFFIICE:1951 0- 950184


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURBAU OF TR~sANSO 800OMICSr AND sTA'lSmCS


Statem~ent No.M.6-211 (osA)