Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1957

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Title:
Freight train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1957
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Statement ;
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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:
1957
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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C. / .. t e. .3T 9S 7 95 UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
J-C / ^t<.,.? r, 3~: 9 ~-~7, 11111; II II I IIIIIII 1 III IH

3 1262 088518633 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
Sulject to revisDion BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS



SAPR 5s FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

S. Compiled from 110 reports of freight train statistics representing 115 railroads

S. (SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR ThE !MMH OF JANUARY 1957 AND 1956


IU.. -EPO TO


U.S. DgPO.sTi0o^


NIEASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCULIDIN SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
POCAHONTAS REGION ITEM
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 196 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1936 NO.
AGCGREGATES


1. NileE of road operated at close of month ..................
2. Train-ailes (locootivo-propelled and motorcar trainl:
2-01. Staaa locoeotive-propelled trains ...................
2-02. Dlessl-electric locootlta-propelled trainl..........
2-03. Electric locomotiv-propelled train ...............
2-0O. Other locoa otvl-prop.lled trains ...................
2-05. Total locoaotive-prop.lled trains ...................
2-06. )4otorcr-propelled train............................
2-07. Total train-lle .......... ......................
2-08. Ordinary ..................... ....... ....... ....
2-09. LiCht .......... ..... .............. .............
3. Road locosotlt -milel:
3-01. Principal .....................................
3-02. Helper (excludes B and trailing "A unit) .........
3-03. Light .. ............................................
3-0. Total locoroti--amlles ...............................
3-05. Total, steam only ..................................
3-06. Total, deisel-eleotrlc only ..........................
3-07. Total electric only .............................
3-08. Total, other .......................................
Train-lwitchlng locomotlive-ille:
3-09. Steam locoactives...............................
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotive* ..........................
3-11. Electric loconotlve .............................
3-12. Other locomotives ......................... .......
3-13. Tot al............................................
3-1. Nil.Me initial and final termlnale incl. In 3-13 .....
Diessl-olectrlc unit miles:
1-15. Road .................................................
6. Train ritohing .....................................
4. Cu ..lle (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north ............................
-02. Loaded, west or south ..............................
4-03. Loaded, total ...................................
4-0. Empty, east or north .......... ...............
4-05. Empty,. wst or mouth .............................
41-06. Empty, total ....................................
4-07. Loaded and empty, ast or north ......................
-08. Loaded and empty, west or south ....................
4-09. Loaded and smpty, total ..............................
4-10. Cabooss, all directions ............. ..............
4-11. Passenger carrying cars, all directions .............
4-12. Other pa neser-train car, all directions ...........
5. Gros rton-mlles of oad locoMotilv and tenders (thous):
3-01. Coal-burning stema locomotivs .......................
5-02. Oil-bur*ning st.e locomotie .........................
5-03. Dlesel-electrlc locorotlve ...... ....................
5-04. Electric locomotives ..............................
5-05. Other locomotivesl................................
5-06. Total ................................................
6. Gross ton-miless of cars, contents, and cab3olel (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotlTe trains ........
6-02. Total In oil-burning steam locomotive trains .........
6-03. Total in diesel-electric locomotive trains ...........
6-04. Total in electric locomotlyv trains ..................
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........
6-06. Total In all freight trains ........................
6-07. Total of pass. train cars and contents incl. In 6-06
7. Net ton-miles., revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ............
8. Train-hours (incl. train-ewitching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled tral-o .......
8-02. (ll-burning steam loconotiv-propeiled trains ........
8-03. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains ..........
8-04. Electric loco=ctive-propelled trains .................
8-05. Other locomotive-propelled trains ...................
8-06. Motoroar-propelled trains ............................
8-07. Total train-hours ................................

AVERAGES
9. Average per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-mills, ordinary ................................
9-02. Het ton-alles ......................................
10. Aversgss per train-mile (excludlrn light trains):
10-01. locomotive-miles (principal and helper) ............
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles .........................
10-03. Empty freight car-iles .............................
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose) .........
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tenders) .....
10-06. Net ton-miles .................................
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per loconctle-mile
12. Net ton-milss per loaded car-mile ............................
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight cars
13-01. Percent of total car-miles, east or north ..........
13-02. Percent of total car-miles, west or south ...........
13-03. Percent of total car-mlle., eli directions ..........
13-0h. Percent east or north of total car-liles ............
14. Avorages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-mille .................. ..................
14-02. Oross ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tenders) .....

15. Percent traln-swltchlin hours at way stations of
total train-bours ...................................... ..


221 92 9'

2 177 634
35 324 601
636 073
254 713
38 393 021
22 9 32
38 415 953
38 018 380
397 573

38 400 9 56
914 008
1260160
40 575 124
2 570 302
37 026 073
714 315
264 434

253 905
5 386 740
52 740

3 69 385
962 949

93 045 657
5 211 308

867 857
703 038
1 570 895
385 707
544 164
929 871
1 253 564
1 247 202
2 500 766
38 916
891
3635

886 9 58
42976
11479206
225 342
109 166
12 743 648

6 777 007
235 200
104 1282 22
2 123 418
954 577
114 218 424
255 711
51 591 2 10

141 883
3677
1 859 575
34 998
7 532
1219
2 048 884


222 390

3 966 350
35 265 126
642 094
215 929
40089499
21 969
40 111 468
39 678 101
433367

40095380
1033138
1 513 989
42 642 507
4 598 746
37 083 512
736 225
224 024

407 984
3 338 732
59344

3 806 060
987 001

91 641354
4 551 413

934 980
728 736
1 663 716
570 133
586 596
956 729
1 305 113
1 3153 32
2 620 445
40 639
792
3739

1402 307
213 300
11 251 748
245 274
62 206
13174 835

10 847 387
1 409 507
104 562 830
2 185 032
771 230
119 775 966
251 041
54 5356333

223 446
27 737
1 845 897
33258
6246
1169
2 137 753


51 211

1001 522
10 784 619
503 9 53

12 290094

12 290 094
12 076 989
213 105

12 292 413
492 2 55
656 065
13 440 733
1203 535
11677 615
559 583


117 329
1 300 316
45 464

1 463 109
323 109

25 900 393
2 231 874

295 054
187 2 05
482 2 59
93 867
195 280
289 147
388 921
382 485
771406
12 641
82
743

366 761

3 173 566
155 377

3 695 704

2 476 885

31 079 536
1606 696

35 163 117
44 103
16 050 8 31

71 3 84

643 979
27 7 98


743 161


51 410

1 417015
10 981 625
501 104

12 899 744

12 899 744
12 689 746
209 998

12 900 830
555 501
712 128
14 168459
1 734117
11 878 591
555 751


150 766
1312 385
51 434

1 514 585
326 179

25 917 291
1 738 704

313 393
198 250
511 643
94 174
213 020
307 194
407 567
411 270
818 837
13 223
94
648

525 003

3138377
157 314

3 820 694

3 702 236

32 067 103
1 612 086

37 381 425
40 349
17 066 716

96 544

641 749
25 386

763 679


7898

658 630
1 725 907
63 160

2 447 697

2 447 697
2 415 318
32379

2 448 084
69 093
101 794
2 618 971
776 837
1 769 601
70 969
15 64

70659
141 554
3 008

215 221
15 172

4 311131
235 028

66 576
41637
108 2 13
29 b62
54 765
84 327
96 138
96 402
192 540
2528
15
27

371 927

544 840
33 458
863
951 088

3 116 354

6 503 312,
281 847

9 901 513
2655
5 422 b70

39 0531

94 b 90
3608


137 2 51


7891

923070
1 663 165
62 593

2 648 828

2 648 828
2 610 610
38 218

2 649 655
98 696
143 273
2 891 624
1 073 942
1 745 778
70 278
1 626

101 501
123 054
3145

227 700
23 434

3 781 436
181 542

68 572
45 4 51
114 023
32 130
54 785
86 915
100 702
100 236
200 938
2 732
17
34

506 935

478 785
40 404
898
1 027 022

4 104 656

5 931 966
279 251

.0 315 873
3105
5 664 811

59 207

86 232
3 703


149 142


59 109

1 660 152
12 510 b26
567 113

14 737 791

14 737 791
14 492 307
245 4 84

14 740497
561 348
757 859
16 059 704
1 980 372
13 447 2 16
630 5 52
1564

187 988
1441 870
48 472

1678 330
338 281

30 211 524
2 466 902

361 630
228 842
590 472
123 429
250 045
373 4 74
485 059
478 887
963 946
15 169
97
770

738 688

3 718 406
188 835
863
4 646 792

5 593239

37 582 848
1 888 b43

5 064 6 30
46 758
1 473 401

110 4 37

738 569
31 406

880 4 12


59 301

2 340 085
12 644 790
563 697

15 548 572

15 548 572
15 300 356
248 216

15 550485
654 197
855 401
17 060 083
2 808 059
13 624 369
626029
1 626

252 267
1435439
54 579

1742 285
349 613

29 698 727
1920 246

381 965
243 701
625 666
126 304
267 805
394 109
508 269
511 506
1019 775
15955
111
682

1031 938

3 617 162
197 718
898
4 847 716

7 806 892

37 999 069
1 8 91 5337

47 697 298
43454
22 731 527

155 751

727 981
29089


912 821


- -i F T r I 1- 4I4-


37224

253 046
5 768 818


6 021864

6 021 864
5 980 714
41 150

6 020 948
11 6 51
86 616
6 119 215
263 367
5 855 848



46 068
631 922


677 990
186 817

14 650 573
848 001

128 695
108 4 53
237 148
63 079
77 857
140 936
191 774
186 310
378 084
6113
50
767

71 b62

1 787 8 56


1 659 418

641 181

16 504 829


17146 010
46 212
7 972 065

20 598

315 396


335 994


37 253

611 697
5 625 516


6 237 213

6 237 213
6 190 077
47136

6 236 522
21075
101 916
6 359 513
640 602
5 718 911



64 986
614 479


679 465
184 413

14 235 256
806 669

141 447
112 442
253 889
59 940
84 736
144 676
201 387
197 178
398 565
6320
91
869

186 111

1738 665


1 924 776

1 831129

16 386 079


18 217 208
53 558
8 555 464

40 690

312 340



353 030


5.5
7,499

1.02
l1.3
24.5
65.8
,004C
1,357
114
32.8

69.2
16.4
62.8
55.2

18.7
55,747


22.2


5.8
7,884

1.03
-1.9
24.1
66.0
3,019
1,370
o09
?2.7

71.6
55.,
63.5
20.2

18.8
56,029


22.0


7.6
10,110

1.04
39.9
2'.0
63.9
2,912
1,329
275
3' .3
75.9
48.9
62.5
:,1 .2

16.5
47,316


25.6


8.0
10,709

1.04
40.3
24.2
64.5
2, Q46
1,345
270
33.4

7o.9
48.2
62.5
61.3

16.9
48,949


25.9


O.9
22,148

1.03
44.8
li.9
79.7
4,090
2,245
363
50.1

-9.3
.3.2
56.2
61.5

17.8
72,142


24.3


10.7
23,158
1.04
43.7
33.3
77.0
3,952
2,170
?55
49.7

b8.1
45.3
56.7
o0.1

17.8
6, 168


22.8


7.9
11,719
1.04
40.7
25.8
66.5
?,110
1,482
289
'6.4

74.6
47.8
61.3
61.2

16.7
51,186


25.4


8.3
12,365

.04
40.9
25.8
66.7
3,117
1,486
284
36.3

75.2
47.6
61.4
61.0

17.0
52,253


25.4


5.2
0,909
1.00
39.6
23.6
63.2
2,867
1,333
304
33.6

67.1
58.2
62.7
54.3

17.9
51,031


24.4


5.4
7,408

1.00
'1.0
23.4
64.4
2,943
1,382
303
33.7

70.2
57.0
63.7
55.7

17.7
51,602


23.4


4.5
5,o88

1.02
42.3
23.7
o6.0
2,964
1,262
339
29.8

65.5
02.8
64.1
50.8

21.2
62,473


18.0


125 596

264 436
17 045 2 57
68 960
254 713
17 633 366
22 932
17 656 298
17 545 359
110 939

17 639 511
341 009
415 685
18 396 205
326 563
17 723 009
83 763
262 870

19 849
1 312 948
4268

1 337 065
437 851

48183 560
1 896 405

377 532
365 743
743 2 75
199 199
216 262
415 461
576 731
582 005
1 158 736
17 634
744
2 098

76 708
42 976
5 972 944
36 507
108 303
6 237 438

542 587
235 2 00
50 040 545
234 875
954 577
52 007 784
162 741
22 145 744

10 8 48
3677
805 6 10
3592
7532
1219
832 4 78


8 1 9 --- -I--


4.7
5,914
1.02
43.1
23.0
66.1
2,961
1,268
333
29.4

69.1
61.4
65.2
52.5

21.0
61,775


17.8


125 836

1 014 568
16 994 820
78 397:
213 929
18 303 714'
21 969.
18 325 683
18187 668
138015

18 308 373
357 866
556 672
19 222 911
1 150 085
17 740 232
110 196
222 398

90 731
1 288 814
4 765

1 384 10
452 975

47 707 371
1824 498

411 568
372 593
784 161
183 889
234 055
417 944
595 457
606 648
1 202 105
18 364
590
2 188

184 258
213 300
5 895 921
47 556
61 308
6 402 343

1 209 3 66
1 409 507
50 177 682
293 695
771 230
53 861480
154029
23 069 5342

27 005
27 737
805 576
4169
6246
1169
871 902


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

JANUARY 1957


* Exoludee switching timo of train locomotive at Initial and llnal tPrmlnals.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 110 reports of freight train etatistios representing 115 railroads
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MOUTH OF FEBRUARY 1957 AND 1956


Statement No. L-211 (08-A)
FEBRUARY 1957




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EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
POCAHONTAS REGION
________1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956
AGGREGATES
1. miles of road operated at close of month ..................... 221 927 222 292 51 216 51 314 7 898 7 891 59114 59205 37223 37 253 125 590 125834 1
2. Train-miles (locomotivepropelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains .................... 1 826 5053 3 517 530 925 565 1 384 035 539 635 885 223 1 465 200 2 267 258 176 365 449 879 184 938 800393 2-01
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotiva-propelled trains .......... 32 656 391 3 3948 829 9 965 34 10 527 877 1 717 863 1 588 518 11683197 12116 395 5 259 974 5 487 572 15 713 220 16 344 862 2-02
2-03. Electric locomotive-propelled trains ................. 603 131 613 921 474 591 474 875 65 945 60 512 558 536 535 387 64 595 78 534 2-03
2-04. Other locomotive-propelled trains .................... 218 991 212 291- 218991 212291 2-04
2-05. Total locoooti-propelled trains .................... 35305016 38292571 11365490 12386787 2 321443 2532253 13686933 14919040 5436359 5937451 1618 744 17436080 2-05
2-06. Motorcar-propelled trains ............................19 916 19 406 19 916 19 406 2-06
2-07. Totaltrain-iles .................................... 35 324 932 3811 977 11 365 490 12386 78 2 321 443 2532 253 13686 933 14 919 040 5 46 339 5 937451 16 201 660 17455 486 2-0
2-08. Ordinary .......................................... 34976 795 37917 965 11182073 12184419 2291 458 2496469 13473531 14680888 5 402 243 5 896 410 16 101021 1740667 2-08
2-09. light .......................... .............. 348137 394 012 183 417 202 36 8 29 985 35 784 213 402 238 152 34 096 41 041 100 639 114 819 2-09
3. Road locomotive-ailes:
3-01. Principal ............................................ 35 310248 38298 318 11367509 12388338 2 321816 253057 13689325 14921395 5436031 5936861 16184 892 17440062 3-01
3-02. Helper (excludes and trailing A unit) ......... 852166 1022 678 459 583 552 972 57 728 89 011 517 311 641 983 9 999 21 089 24 856 359 606 3-02
3-03. Light ................................................ 1166469 1410485 603010 681115 95473 129093 698483 810208 78704 93978 389282 506299 3-03
3-04. Total locomotive-miles ............................... 37 328 883 40 731 481 12 430 102 13 622 425 2 475 017 2 751 161 14 905119 16373 586 5 524 734 6 051 92 8 16 899 030 18 505 967 3-04
3-05. Total, steam only .................................... 2162691 4115136 1105602 1711146 638117 1017424 1743 719 2728570 182 584 474197 236388 910369 3-05
3-06. Total, diesel-electric only .......................... 34 259 855 35 696 253 10794 340 11385063 1 763 484 1 665 564 12557824 13050627 5 342 150 5 577 731 16 359 881 17067 895 3-06
3-07. Total, electric only ................................. 679 496 704093 530 160 526 216 72 306 67 474 602 466 593 690- 77 030 110 403 3-07
3-08. Total, other ......................................... 226 841 217 999 1 110 699 1 110 699 225 731 217 300 3-08
Train-switchio* locomotive-miles:
3-09. Steam locomotives .................................... 202 921 375 277 94 952 145 266 59 074 96 910 154 026 242 176 32 316 51 064 16 579 82 037 3-09
3-10. Diesl-electric locomoti ves .......................... 3078206 3252959 1199159 1276205 135 075 115974 1334 234 1 92179 574648 606530 1169324 1234250 3-10
3-11. Electric locomoti ves ................................. 44 065 50 040 37 202 42 192 2 969 5 176 40 171 45 36 8 3 894 40672 3-11
3-02. other locomotives ............................ ...... 3-12
3-13. Total................................................ 3325192 365827; 1331313 1463 663 197118 216 060 1528431 1679723 606 964 657594 1189797 1520 959 3-13
3-14. Miles initial and final terminals incl. in 3-13 ...... 866 886 957 486 291 553 323 304 14 510 22 329 306 063 345 633 167 620 177 731 393 203 434 122 3-14
Diesel-olectric unit illes:
3-15. Road ................................................. 87 349898 87 852 548 24 521296 24 844897 4 300 806 606913 28 822 02 8451 810 13529153 1 781 105 44998643 4561963 -15
3-16. Train switching ...................................... 4 283 415 4384 826 1597184 1654 728 226 310 171 332 1823 494 1 8269060 7674203 797 518 1692 718 1761 248 3-16
4. Cmr-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north ................................ 820 018 909 001 280 162 305 55 66236 65 314 46 398 370 669 118024 16 789 355 596 401 54 3 401
4-02. Loaded, e.st or south ... ............................ 680 500 71416 8 18 654 198 245 40 029 45 336 221 683 243 581 101 257 108 906 357 580 361 681 -02
4-03. Loaded, total ........... .....................1.500 518 1623 169 461 816 503 600 106265 110 650 568 081 614250 219 261 245 695 713176 763224 4-03
-0. Empty. east or north ................................. 360 807 343 721 86 957 86 160 29 076 51 110 116 033 117270 56 914 57 852 187 860 168 599 4-04
-05. Empty, est or south ................................. 512181 552 269 188 947 192 635 55 616 51 324 244 563 24 959 73 748 81 211 195 870 207099 4-05
4-06. Empty, total ... ................................... 872 988 875 990 275 904 278 795 684 92 82 434 360 596 361 229 130 662 139 063 381730 375 698 4-06
4-07. Loaded and epty east or north ....................... 1180825 1 252 722 67119 391 515 95 312 96 424 462 431 487 939 174 938 194 64 1 54 456 570 142 4-07
4-08. Loaded and epty. est or south ...................... 1 192 681 1 246 437 370 601 390 880 95 645 96 660 466246 487 540 174 985 190 117 551 450 568 780 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empt, total .............................. 2 373 506 2499159 757720 782 395 190957 19 084 928677 975479 349923 384758 1094906 1138 922 -09
4-10. Caboose, all directions .............................. 35 751 38 669 11 699 12 627 2 389 2 608 14 088 1525 2 5 522 6 009 16 141 173425 4-10
r4-1. Passenger carrin cars, all directions ............ 667 09 88 74 1 14 101 88 4 75 52 646 4-11
4-12. other palsenger-train cars, all directions ........... 3 771 4 006 715 641 7 25 38 740 685 868 1 001 2163 2 320 4-12
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thous):
5-01. Coal-burning steem locomotivess ....................... 750 541 1296 570 338870 525 815 305 670 479 733 644 540 1005 548 50 574 138 968 55 427 152 054 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steps locootves ..................... 28 454 147 675 28454 147675 5-
5-03. Diesel-electric locomotives .......................... 10 797647 10 828 252 3 010 528 5 0533 619 544 208 456 602 3 554 756 3490 221 1652 095 1 687 057 5 590 816 5 650 974 5-03
5-04. Electric locomotives .. ................................ 215699 236 674 148 238 150 426 34 101 38 775 182 339 189 201 33 360 47 473 5-04
5-05. other locomotives ................................... 93 613 60 357 612 5386 612 86 93 001 59 971 -05
-06. Total............................................... 11885 954 12569528 49766 709860 884591 975496 4 82227 468556 1702669 1826025 801058 6058147 -06
6. Gross ton-milec of car, contents, and cabooses (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-urinste locomotivetrains ........ 5 948420 10048 102 2 442 394 3 695160 2 694 303 963 669 5 16 697 7 658 829 40 591 156 194 408152 103 079 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-brnng steam locomotive trains ......... 127 944 962 380 127944 9623.80 6-02
6-03. Totnl in diesel-electric locomotive trains ........... 100 123211 101626062 29 956101 31 078 733 6 818 916 5711 613 36775017 36790 346 15763 317 16 194962 47 584 877 48640 754 6-03
6-04. Total in electric locomotive trains .................. 2 055 357 2127 84 3 1i 549 559 1 573 724 292 356 268 982 1 841 915 1 842 706 215 442 285 137 6-04
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........ 838259 754156 838 259 754156 6-05
6-06. Totaling all freight trains........................... 109093191 115518 543 33 948054 6 34 617 9 805 575 9944264 43 753629 46291881 16166908 17551156 49172654 51675506 6-06
6-07. Total of pass. train cars and contents tooinl. in 6-06 248282 266 072 44 659 39 785 2 408 2 984 47 067 42 769 49 968 58 318 151 247 164 985 6-07
7. et ton-miles. revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) .......... 49404 604 5304 752 15,466 753 16780702 5380960 5470285 20 847713 22 50 987 7471 977 8 24452 21084 914 22549 313 7
8. Train-hours (incl. train-sitchin hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locom.tive-propelled trait& ....... 118250 205 664 63 425 94 170 32 365 56 560 95 788 150 750 14 298 30 164 8144 24770 8-01
8-02. Oil-burning ste locomotive-proplld trains ........ 2 602 21 296 2 602 21 296 8-02
8-03. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains .......... 1715 549 1793 704 589 709 625 485 93 834 83 454 683 543 706 939 290 602 309 886 741 404 776 879 -03
8-04. Electric locomctive-propelled trains ..................... 32 741 32 232 25 819 24 570 3 608 3 552 29 427 28122 -- 314 4110 8-0
8-05. Other locomotlve-propelled trains .................... 6 463 6 14 3 -7 6 43 6143 8-05
8-06. Motoroar-propelled trains ............................ 1 056 10746 1 074 8-06
8-07. Total train-hours .................................... 1876641 2060113 678951 742225 129807 143 566 808758 885791 304 900 340 050 72 98 834272 8-07
AVERAGES
9. Averasper mile of road per day:
9-01. Trailn-miles, ordinary ................................ 5.6 5.9 7.8 8.2 10.4 10.9 8.1 8.6 5.2 5.5 4.6 4.8 9-01
9-02. Met ton-miles .............................. ........ 7,951 8,228 10,785 11,277 24,332 23,905 12,595 12,960 ?,169 7,630 5,996 6,179 9-02
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains):
10-01. locomotive-miles (principal and helper) ............. 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.03 1.04 1.04 1.04 1.00 1.00 1.02 1.02 10-01
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles ............................ 42.9 42.8 41.3 41.3 46.4 44.3 42.1 41.8 40.6 41.7 44.3 44.0 10-02
10-03. Empty freight car-miles ............................... 25.0 23.1 24.7 22.9 36.9 33.0 26.8 24.6 24.2 23.6 23.7 21.7 10-03
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose) ......... 67.9 65.9 66.0 64.2 a.3 7 7.? 68.9 66.4 64.8 65.3 68.0 o6.7 10-04
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tendsrs) ..... 3,119 3,L0.7 3,036 2,983 4 279 3,993 3,247 3,153 2,993 2,977 3,054 2,980 10-05
10-06. Net ton-miles ....................................... 1,412 1,399 1,383 1,377 2,348 2,191 1,547 1,516 1,383 1,398 1,310 1,300 10-06
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile 318 309 281 2?2 357 355 294 286 308 302 343 331 11
12. Met ton-miles per loaded car-ailse ............................ 32.9 32.7 33.5 33.3 50.6 49.4 36.7 36.2 34.1 33.6 29.6 29.5 12
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight cars
13-01. Percent of total car-miles, elst or north.......... 69.4 72.6 76.3 78.0 69.5 67.? 74.9 76.0 67.5 70.3 65.4 70.4 13-01
13-02. Percent of total car-milee, west or south .......... 57.1 57.3 49.0 50.7 41.9 46.9 47.5 50.0 57.9 57.3 64.8 63.6 13-02
13-03. Percent of total car-miles., ll directions .......... 63.2 64.9 62.6 64.4 55.6 57.3 61.2 63.0 62.7 63.9 65.1 67.0 13-03
13-04. Percent east or north of total oar-miles ............ 54.6 56.0 60.7 60.6 62.3 59.0 61.0 60.3 53.8 55.7 49.9 52.6 13-04
14. Averages per train-bhour:
14-01. Train-miles ........................................ 18.8 18.6 16.7 16.7 17.9 17.6 16.9 16.8 17.8 17.5 21.2 20.9 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tenders) ..... 58,132 56,074 50,001 48,971 75,540 69,266 54,100 52,261 53,024 51,613 64,448 61,941 lh-02
15. Percent train-switching hours at way stations of
total train-hours. ......................................... 21.8 21.8 25.5 25.6 23.4 22.5 25.2 25.1 24.0 23.5 17.4 17.7 15

SExcludes switching time of train locomotive at Initial and linl t erminals.


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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES


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


Compiled from 110 reports of freight train statistics representing 115 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY 1957 AND 1956


EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCUwDIN SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
_POCAHONTAS REGION ITEM
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 NO.
AGGRECATES


1. Miles of road operated at close of month #...............,.
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Steam locomotive-propelled trains ..................
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotvlr-propslled trains ..........
2-03. Electric locomotive-propelled trains .................
2-04. Other locomotive-propelled trains ....................
2-05. Total locomotire-propelled trains ...................
2-06. Motorcar-propelled trains...........................
2-07. Total train-miles.................................
2-08. Ordinary..........................................
2-09. Light ............................................
3. Head locomotive-miles:
3-01. Principal .............................. ...........
3-02. Helper (excludes "B" and trailing "A" units) .........
3-03. Light ................................................
3-04. Total locomotiv-iles...............................
3-05. Total steam only...............................
3-06. Total, diesel-electric only ..........................
3-07. Total, electric only ............................
3-08. Total, other ............................
Train-switching locomotlre-miles:
3-09. Steam locoot es...................................
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotives .........................
3-11. Electric locomotives ..............................
3-12. Other locomotives................................
3-13. Total .............................. .........
3-14. Miles initial and final terminals incl. in 3-13 ......
Diessl-olectric unit milss:
3-15. Road............................................
3-16. Train switching ...................................
4. Cp-m-les (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north ..............................
4-02. Loaded, west or south.............................
4-03. Loaded, total ...................................
4-04. Empty. east or north.................................
4-05. Empty, west or south ................................
4-06. Empty, total ......................................
4-07. Loaded and spty, east or north ......................
4-08. Loaded and empty, west or south ......................
-09. Loaded and empty, total..............................
4-10. Caboose, all directions ..........................
4-. Passenger carrying cars, all directions .............
4-12. Other passenger-train car, all directions ..........
5. Gross ton-miles of road locomotives and tenders (thous):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotiess .......................
5-02. Oll-burning steam locomotives .......................
5-03. Diesel-electric locomotives ..... ............
5-04. Electric locomotives ...............................
5-05. Other locomotives ................................
5-06. Total ...... ...................................
6. Gross ton-miles of cars. contents, and cabooses (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trains .........
6-03. Total in diesel-electric locomotive trains ...........
6-04. Total in electric locomotive trains ..................
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........
6-06. Total in all freight trains ..........................
6-07. Total of pass. train cars and contents Incl. in 6-06
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ..........
8. Train-hours (incl. train-switching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled trairns .......
8-02. il1-burning steam locomnotie-propelled trains ........
8-03. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains ..........
8-04. Electric loconctive-propellsd trains ................
8-05. Other locomotive-propelled trains ....................
8-06. Motoroar-propelled trains ............................
8-07. Total train-hours ...............................

AVERAGES
9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary ...............................
9-02. Net ton-miles .....................................
10. Averages per train-mile excluding light trains):
10-01. locomotive-miles (principal and helper) .............
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles .........................
10-03. Empty freight car-miles .............................
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose) .........
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tenders) .....
10-06. eot ton-miles .....................................
11. Oross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-mile
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile ...........................
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight cars
13-01. Percent of total car-miles, east or north ..........
13-02. Percent of total car-milbs, west or south ..........
13-03. Percent of total car-miles, all directions ..........
13-04. Percent cast or north of total car-miles ............
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles ............. ........................
14-02. GrOss ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tenders) .....

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


221 929

4 004137
67 980 992
1 239 204
473 704
73 698 037
42 848
73 740 885
72 995175
745 710
73 711 204
1 766174
2 426629
77 904 007
4 732 993
71 285 928
1 393 811
491 275

456 826
6 464 936
96 805

7 018 567
1829835

180 892 090
8 998 178

1 687 875
1 383 558
3 071 413
746 513
1 056346
1 802 859
2 434 388
2 439 884
4 874 272
74 667
1 558
7 406

1 637 499
71 430
22 276 853
441 041
202 779
24 629 602

12 725 427
363 144
204 260 919
4 178 775
1 792 836
223 321 101
503 993
100 995 814

260 113
6 279
3 575124
67 739
13 995
2 275
3 925 525


222 340

7 483 880
69 213 955
1 256 015
428 220
78 382070
41 375
78 423 445
77 596 066
827 379

78 393 698
2 055 816
2 924 474
83 373988
8 711882
72 779765
1 440 318
442023

783 261
6 571 691
109 384

7 464 336
1 944 487

179 493 900
8 936 239

1 843 981
1442 904
S286 88 5
713 854
1118 865
1 832 719
2 557 835
2 561769
5119 604
79 308
1601
7745
2 698 877
360975
22 079 999
481 94 8
122 563
25 744 362

20 895 489
2 371887
206 188 893
4 312 875
1 525 38 6
235 294 530
517 113
107 400085

429 110
49033
3 639 601
65 490
12 389
2243
4197 866


5.6
7,713
1.02
42.1
24.7
66.8
3,059
1,384
316
32.9

69.3
56.7
63.0
55.0
18.8
56, 89

22.0


51 214

1 927 087
20 749 953
978 544

23 655 584

23 655 584
23 259 062
396 522

23 659 922
951 838
1 259 075
25 870 835
2 309137
22 471 955
1089 743

212 281
2 499 475
82 666

2 794 422
614 662

50 918 224
3 332 523

575 216
368859
944 075
180 824
384 227
565 051
756 040
753 086
1 509 126
24 340
170
1 458
705 631

6 184 094
303 615

7 193 340

4 919 279
61 035 639
3 156 255

69 111 173
88 762
31 517 584

134 807

1 233 688
53 617

1 422 112


51 362

2 801050
21 509 502
975 979

25 286 531

25 286 531
24 874165
412 366

25 289 16 8
1108 47 3
1393243
27 790 884
3 445 263
23 263 654
1 0819 6 7

296 032
2 588 590
93626

2 978 24 8
649 483

50 762188
3 393 432

618 748
396495
1015 243
180 334
405 655
585 989
799082
802150
1 601 232
25 850
168
1295

1 050 818

6 171996
307 740

7 530 554

7 397 396

63145 836
3 185 810

73 729 042
80134
33 847 418

190 714

1 265 234
49 956

1 505904


7 898

1 198 265
3 443 770
127 105

4 769 140

4 769140
4 706 776
62 364

4 769 900
126 821
197 267
5 093 988
1 414 954
3 533 085
143 275
2 674
129 733
276629
5 977

412 339
29 682

8 611 937
461 338

132 812
81 666
214 478
58637
110 382
169 019
191 449
192 048
383 497
4 917
28
52

677 597

1 089 048
67 559
1475
1 835 679

5 810 657

13 322 228
574 203

19 707 080
5 063
10 803 530

71 418

188 424
7 216

267 058


7891

1806293
3 251 68 3
123105

5 181081

5 181081
5 107079
74 002

5 182 712
187 707
272 366
5 642 785
2091 366
3 411 342
137 752
2325

198 411
239028
6321

443 760
45763
7 388 349
352 874

133 886
90787
224673
63240
106 109
169 349
197126
196 896
394022
5340
31
72

986 66 8

935 387
79 179
1284
2 002 518

8 068 325

11 6435 579
548 25533

20 260137
6089
11 135 096

115 767

169 686
7255

292 708


59 112

3 125 352
24 193 723
1 105 649

28 424 724

28 424 724
27 965 838
458 886

28 429 822
1078 659
1 456 342
30 964 823
3 724 091
26 005 040
1 233 018
2 674

342 014
2 776104
88 643

3 206 761
644 344

59 530161
3 793 861

708028
450 525
1158 553
239 461
494 609
734 070
947 489
945 134
1 892 623
29 257
198
1 510

1 383 228

7 273 142
371 174
1 475
9 029019

10 729 936

74 357 867
3 730 458

88 818 261
93 825
42 321114

206 225

1 422112
60 833


1 689170


59 253

4 607 343
24 761185
1099084

30 467 612

30 467 612
29 981244
486 368

30 471 880
1 296 180
1 665 609
33 433 669
5 536 629
26 674 996
1219719
2325

494 443
2 827 618
99947

3 422008
695 246

58150 53 7
3 746 306

752 634
487 282
1 239 916
243574
511 764
755 33 8
996208
999 046
1 995 254
31 190
199
1367
2 037 486

7 107 383
386 919
1284
9 533072

15 465 721

74 789 415
3 734 043

93 989 179
86 223
44 982 514

306 481

1 434 920
57 211

1 798 612


37 223

429411
11 028 792

11 458 203

11 458 203
11 382 957
75 246

11 456 979
21 650
165 320
11 643 949
445 951
11 197 998


78 384
1 206 570

1 284 954
354 437

28 179 726
1 615 204

246 719
209 690
456 409
119 993
151 605
271 598
366 712
361 295
728 007
11 635
84
1 635
122 136
3 439951


3 562 087

1 044 772

32 268 146

33 312 918
96180
15 444 042

34 896

605 998


640 894


37 253

1061576
11 11308 8

12174 664

12174 664
12 086 487
88177

12 173 383
42164
195 894
12 411441
1 114 799
11 296 642


116 050
1 221009

1337059
362144

28 016 361
1 604187

278 236
221 348
499 584
117 792
165 947
283 739
396 02 8
387 295
783 5323
12 329
166
1870

325 079

3 425 722

3 750 801

3187 323

32 581041

35 768 36"4
111 876
.16 798 916

70854

622 226


693 080


125 594

449374
32 758 477
133 555
473 704
33 815 110
42 848
33 857 958
33 646 380
211 578

33 824 403
665 865
804 967
35 295 235
562 951
34 082 890
160 793
488 601

36 428
2 482 262
8162
2 526852
831 054

93 182 203
3 589113

733 128
723 323
1 456 451
387 059
410 132
797 191
1 120187
1 133 455
2 253 642
33 775
1 276
4 261

132 135
71 430
11 563 760
69 867
201 304
12 038 496

950 719
363 144
97 634 906
448 317
1 792 836
101 189 922
313 988
43 230 658

18 992
6 279
1 547 014
6 906
13 995
2 275
1 595 461


125 834

1 814 961
33 339 682
156 931
428220
35 739 794
41 375
35 781 169
35 528 335
252 834

35 748 435
717 472
1062 971
37 528 87 8
2 060 454
34 808127
220 599
439 69 8

172 768
2 523064
9437

2 705 269
887 097

93 327 002
3 585 74 6

813111
734274
1 547 385
352488
441154
793 642
1165 599
117542 8
2 341027
35 789
1236
4508

336 312
360975
11 546 894
95029
121279
12 460 489

2 242 445
2 371 887
98 818 437
578 832
1 525 386
105 536 987
319 014
45 618 655

51 775
49033
1 582 45 5
8279
12 389
2243
1 706174


I I I T 1 t t I + 4-


5.8
8,051

1.03
42.4
23.6
66.0
3,032
1,384
309
32.7

72.1
56.3
64.2
56.1

18.7
56,051

21.9


7.7
10,431
1.04
40.6
24.3
64.9
2,971
1,355
278
33.4

76.1
49.0
62.6
60.9

16.6
48,598

25.5


8.1
?0,983
1.04
40.8
23.6
64.4
2,964
1,361
271
33.3

77.4
49.4
63.4
60.9

16.8
48,960

25.8


10.1
23,184

1.03
45.6
35.9
81.5
4,187
2,295
360
50.4

69.4
42.5
55.9
61.9

17.9
73,793

23.9


10.8
23,519
1.04
44.0
33.2
77.2
3,967
2,180
355
49.6

67.9
46.1
57.0
59.6

17.7
69,216

22.7


8.0
12,135
1.04
41.4
26.3
67.7
3,176
1,513
292
36.5

74.7
47.7
61.2
61.1

16.8
52,581


25.3


8.4
12,653
1.04
41.4
25.2
66.0
3,135
1,500
285
36.3

75.5
48.8
62.1
60.7

16.9
52,257

25.3


5.2
7,032
1.00
40.1
23.9
64.0
2,927
1,357
306
33.8

67.3
58.0
62.7
54.1

17.9
51,979

24.2


5.4
7,516
1.00
41.3
23.5
64.8
2,959
1,390
302
33.6

70.3
57.2
63.8
55.7

17.6
51,608

23.4


4.
5,83
1.02
43.?
23.7
67.0
3,007
1,285
341
29.7

65.4
63.8
64.6
50.3
21.2
63,424

17.7


4.7
6,042

1.02
43.6
22.3
65.9
2,971
1,284
332
29.5
69.8
62.5
66.1
52.5
21.0
61,856

17.8


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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 109 reports of freight train statistics representing 114 rallroade

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MARH0 1957 AND 1956


ITEM


1. Miles of road operated at close of month ....................
2. Train-alles (locomotlio-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Steam locomotiv-propelled trained ...................
2-02. Diesel-electric locomottl-propelled trains ..........
2-03. Electric locomotive-propelled trains ................
2-04. Other locowotiv-propelled trains ...................
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled trains ...................
2-06. Motorcar-propelled train ............................
2-07. Total trai-ailes .................................
2-08. Ordinary ..........................................
2-09. Light .... .....................................
3. Road locooottve-mills:
3-01. Principal ..... .................................
3-02. Helper (excludes *B* and trailing *A unit.) .........
3-03. Light .......... ..............................
3-04. Total locowotv-ailes ..............................
3-05. Total, stsa only .................................
3-06. Total. diesel-electric only .......................
3-07. Total, electric only ..............................
3-08. Total, other .... ...............................
Train-wvitching locomotlTe-ailee:
3-09. Stema locomotve...................................
3-10. Dieel-electrlc locomotives ..........................
3-11. Electric locomotives .............................
3-12. Other locomotives ....................................
3-13. Total............. .........................
3-14. Miles initial ad final terminals tncl. In 3-13 ......
Dieael-olectrlo unit *iles:
3-15. Road ..............................................
3-16. Train witohlin ...................................
4. COr-allee (thousands):
4-01. Loaded. east or north ............................
4-02. Loaded, vest or south .............................
4-03. Loaded. total .... ..............................
4-04. Empty. east or north .............................
4-05. Epty, vest or south .................................
4-06. Empty, total ... ................................
4-07. Loaded and empty. ast or north ......................
4-08. Loaded and empty, west or south ......................
4-09. Loaded &ad upty. total..............................
4-10. Caboose, all directlon..............................
4-11. Passenger carrying car.. all directions .............
4-12. Other paeenoger-train ear, all directions ..........
5. Gross ton-male of road locosotlves and teders (thou.):
5-01. Coal-burni ng taa locoBotires .....................
5-02. i0-burning *tema loeomotives .......................
5-03. Diel-electrlc locomotives ..........................
5-04. Electric locoaotle ..................................
5-05. Other locomotives ................................
5-06. Total ...... .. .............................
6. Gross ton-aile of car. contents. ad caboose (thou.):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steal locoaotirve train ........
6-02. Total n oil-burning steam locomotive trains .........
6-03. Total in dlesel-electrlc locomotive trains ..........
6-04. Total in electric locomotive trains.................
6-05. Total In other locomotive and motorcar trains ........
6-06. Total n all freight train ..... ....................
6-07. Total of pass. train car and contents ncl. In 6-06
7. Net ton-iles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ............
8. Train-hours (Incl. traln-svitching hours at way statlone):
8-01. Coal-burning steaa locomoti-propelled train .......
8-02. 011-burning stera locootive-propellsd trains ........
8-03. Diesel-electric locootlr -propelled trains ..........
8-04. Electric locomotive-propelled trains ................
8-05. Other locomotive-propelled trains ....................
8-06. Motoroar-propelled trains ............................
8-07. Total train-hors..................................

AVERAGES

9. Averageper ile of road per day:
9-01. Train-wlle. ordinary .............................
9-02. let ten-iles .....................................
10. AverT gs per train-mile excludingg light trains):
10-01. locomotvTe-awles (principal and helper) .............
10-02. Loaded freight car-llee ...........................
10-03. Empty freight car-alel. ....... ...............
10-04. Total freight car-iles excludingn caboose) ........
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excl. locomotives ad tender) .....
10-06. H t to.- .il .....................................
11. Oross ton-.les of loconotlves and tenders per locowctivre-ile
12. Net ton-ailes per loaded car-aile .........................
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight care
13-01. Percent of total oar-miles. east or north ..........
13-02. Percent of total car-amles, vest or south ..........
13-03. Percent of total car-miles, all direction ..........
13-04. Percent east or north of total oar-miles ............
14. Average. per train-hour:
14-01. Tra l-1ls ......................................
14-02. Gross ton-ilee (excl. locootives aad tenders) .....

15. Percent traln-wltchitn hours at way stations of
total traln-hor* ...........................................


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT I POCAHONTAS REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDING
POCAHONTAS REGION


Statement No. lM-211 (

MARCH 1957


SOUTHERN REGION I WESTERN DISTRICT


__ _ __ --- I- *4 4


1957


1956


1956


1957


1956


1957


1957


1957


At.C I 1 1 1 1 1 I I t


221 342

1 989 261
36 335 072
664 727
235243
39 224 303
18 64
39 243 067
38 859153
383 914

39 227 078
953 183
1 300 326
41 480 587
3 392 865
38 094 052
744 283
249 387

207 350
3 341 366
46 792

3 595 508
937 449

98 274 315
4 675 299

936 415
786 477
1 722 892
410 352
573 869
984 221
1 346 767
1 360 346
2707113
39612
844
4 135

842 456
41 588
12 147 436
245 317
103 087:
13 379 884

6 881 307
221 354
114 300 507
2 364 649
885 142
124 652 959
280 370
56 977 487

125 761
2 917
1 884 454
34 378
6 951
995
2 055 456


5.7
8,304

1.02
44.4
25.3
69.7
3,208
1,466
323
33.1

69.5
57.8
63.6
54.4

19.1
60,645

21.6


221 738

3 59852 8
36 480 402
619 74 8
216 826
40 915 504
21 901
40 937 405
40 508 210
429 195

40 920 074
1094 848
1 511 990
43 526 912
4197 128
38 383312
723 706
222 766

376 341
3469044
51033

3 896 418
1008602

94 865 819
4 734145

966 334
787 407
1753 74 1
375 012
571 64 8
946 660
1 341 346
1359055
2 700 401
41 427
874
4-349

1325 186
143 449
11725 010
244 118
61 484
13 499247

10428 106
956 720
109 90105 8
2 151 733
799 844
124 237 461
285482
56 780 987

207 745
22 311
1914089
33 002
6 400
1 302
2184 849


50 651

967 348
11 076183
518 487

12 562 018

12 562 018
12 360 500
201 518

12 564 070
507 206
657 233
13 728 509
1166288
11 990 881
571 340

100 349
1 288 439
40 190

1428 978
316 785

27 487 773
1718695.

317 680
210 681
528 361
99 817
209 758
309 575
417 497
420 439
837 936
12 797
92
788

358277

3 343 017
165 043

3 866 337

2 600 782

34 107 175
1 751 997

38 459 954
46 578
17 623 253

66 600

639 715
26 707

733 022


50 772

1472 875
11162 64 3
477 365

13112 883

13112 883
12 887 804
225 079

13114 906
609 316
736 069
14 460 291
1 822 343
12 100 002
537 946

145 795
1339297
43 336

1528 428
346 079

26 552 84 5
1764 914

326 683
213 453
540 136
95 002
204 716
299 718
421 685
418 169
839 854
13 410
119
724

556650

3221083
155 562

3933295

4003486

33 348269
1595 037

38 946 792
45 432
17 995 410

99 208

655698
25 071

779 977


7 898:

645 746'
1 988 686
73 564
2 707 996,

2 707 996!
2 674 181
33 815

2 708 585
83 228
116 342
2 908155
785154
2 037 608
82 968
2 425

65 628
151114
3 486

220 228
16 037

5 009 941
254 604

80 117
49 843
129 960
33 824
66 836
100 660
113 941
116 679
230 620
2 791
15
33

376 511

633 890
38660
1 339
1 050 400

3 448 239

8184 722
332 795

11 965 756
3 085
6 666 942
38 280

106 193
4148

148 621


7 891

909 586
1695 119
56 814
2 661 519

2 661 519
2 622 934
38 585

2 662 451
80 491
125 669
2 868 611
1036 24 8
1 769 905
62 458

98 661
126 146
3 064
227 871
24 163

3 837 345
188 464

67 488
50 209
117 697
32 724
51 383
84 107
100 212
101 59 2
201 804
2 740
15
32

489 676

487 263
34 865

1 011 804

4 097 404

6046 254
239 328

10 382 986
2 850
5 715 013

56 641

87 658
3 160

147 459


58 549

1 613 094
13 064 869
592 051

15 270 014

15 270 014
15 034 681
235 333

15 272 655
590 434
773 575
16 636 664
1 951442
14 028 489
654 308
2 425'

165 977
1 439 553
43 676
1 649 206
332 822

32 497 714
1 973 299

397 797,
260 524
658 321
133 641
276 594
410 235
531 438
537 118
1068 556
15 588
107
821

734 788

3 976 907
203 703
1 339
4 916 737

6 049 021

42 291 897
2 084 792

50 425 71C
49 662
24 290 19!

104 880

745 908
30 855

881 643


58 663

2 382 461
12 857 762
534 179
15 774 402

15 774 402
15 510 738
263 664

15 777 357
689 807
861 738
17 328 902
2 858 591
13 869 907
600 404

244456
1 465 443
46 400
1756299
370 242

30 390 190
1953378

394171
263662
657 833
127 726
256 099
383 825
521 897
519 761
1041 658
16 150
134
756

1046 326

3708346
190 427

4 945099

8 100 890

39 394 523
1834 365

49 329 778
48 282
23 710 423

155 84 9

743 356
28 231

927 436


37 221

147 095
5 791 736

5 938 831

5 938 831
5 900 807
38024

5 937 843
12 241
84 314
6 034 398
152 352
5 882 046


30 252
616 639

646 891
177 800

15 084193
837 384

134 381
114 538
248 919
68015
82 001
150 016
202 396
196 539
398 935
6 052,
46
818

38 148

1 842 716

1 880 864

335 762

17 730 417

18 066179
48 512
8 391 478

12 827

316 251


329 078


37 253

437 836
5 848 095

6 285 931

6 285 931
6 240 734
45 197

6 285 099:
21 511
97 483:
6 404 093,
460 812
5943281


51 216
643 035

694 251
184 543

14 757 64 9
853 565

144 551
115 846
260 397
60 885
83 639
144 524
205 436
199 485
404 921
6 360
90
1 038

132 54 8

1 805 044

1 937 592

1319 497

17140 088


18 459 585
62 225
8 640 699:

29 340

327 823


357 163


125 572

229 072
17478467
72 676
235 243
18 015 458
18 764
18 034 222
17 923 665
110 557

18 016 580
350 508
442 437
18 809 525
289 071
18 183 517
89 975
246 962

11 121
1285174
3116

1 299 411
426 827

50 692 408
1 864 616

404 237
411 415
815 652
208 696
215 274
423 970
612 933
626 689
1 239 622
17 972
691
2 496

69 520
41 588
6 327 813
41 614
101 748
6 582 283

496 524
221 354
54 278193
279 857
885 142
56 161 070
182 195
24 295 814

8054
2 917
822 295
3 523
6 951
995
844 735


1956


125 822

778 231
17 774 545
85 569
216 826
18 855 171
21 901
18 877 072
18 756 738
120 334

18 857 618
383 530
552 769
19793 917
877 725
18 570 124
123 302
222 766

80 669
1 360 566
4 633

1445 868
453 817

49 717 980
1927 202

427 612
407 899
835 511
186 401
231 910
418 311
614 013
639 809
1 253 822
18 917
650
2 555

146 312
143 449
6 211620
53691
61 484
6616 556

1007 719
956 720
53 366 447
317 368
799 844
56 448 098
174 975
24 429 865

22 556
22 311
842 910
4 771
6 400
1 302
900 250


08-A)


iH.


I- 4 4 + *4 4 -4 -4 4 4


5.9
8,260

1.03
43.3
23.4
66.7
3,067
1,402
310
32.4

72.0
57.9
64.9
55.1

18.7
56,863

22.0


7.9

1.04
42.8
25.0
67.8
3,112
1,426
282
33.4

76.1
50.1
63.1
60.1

17.1
52,468

25.3


8.2
11,433

1.05
41.9
23.3
65.2
3,022
1,396
272
33.3

77.5
51.0
64.3
60.5

16.8
49,933

25.3


10.9
27,230

1.03
48.6
37.6
86.2
4,475
2,493
361
51.3

70.3
42.7
56.4
61.6

18.2
80,512

22.9


10.7
23,363

1.03
44.9
32.0
76.9
3,959
2.179
353
48.6

67.3
49.4
58.3
57.3
18.0
70,413

23.0


8.3
13,383
1.04
43.8
27.3
71.1
3,354
1.616
296
36.9
74.9
48.5
61.6
60.4

17.3
57,195

2U.9


8.5
13,038
1.04
42.4
24.7
67.1
3,180
1,529
285
36.0

75.5
50.7
63.2
59.9
17.0
53,189

24.9


5.1
7,273
1.00
42.2
25.4
67.6
3,062
1,422
312
33.7
66.4
58.3
62.4
54.0

18.0
54,899

23.8


5.4
7,482

1.00
41.7
23.2
64.9
2,958
1,385
303
33.2

70.4
58.1
64.3
55.5

17.6
51,684

23.8


4.6
6,241

1.02
45.5
23.7
69.2
3,133
1,356
350
29.8

66.0
65.6
65.8
49.6

21.3
66,484

17.2


4.8
6,263

1.02
44.5
22.3
66.8
3,009
1,302
334
29.2

69.6
63.8
66.6
51.2

21.0
62,703

18.4


I Exludee Iitchin e of tI I I I Initial and fin
* Excludes svitching time of train loooactive at initial and final terminals.









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS



FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 109 reports of freight train statistics representing 114 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH 1957 AND 1956


Statement No. IL-211 (OS-A)


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

1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 195C 1957 1956 1957 1956
19591? 11 95 197 956 1957


AGGREGATES

1. Miles of roa operated at close of oonth A..................
2. Trai-milo (locootieT-propolledd motorcar trains):
2-01. Steam locootlre-propelled trains ....................
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotiv-propolled train ..........
2-03. Electric locootive-propolled trains .................
2-04. Other looomotier-propellad trains ....................
2-05. Total locowtliv-propolled trains ...................
2-06. Notoroar-propelld train ............................
2-07. Total traln-lle ...............................
2-08. Ordinary.. .....................................
2-09. Light...... ....................................
3. Road looootive-sies:
3-01. Prlnclpal ...................... ..............
3-02. Helper excludes s *B and trailing unit) .........
3-03. Light ......... ..... ..... .....................
3-04. Total locomotl ntslles ...... .............
3-05. Total, stea only ................................
3-06. Total, disel-electrlc only ..........................
3-07. Totl, electric only .............................
3-08. Total, otbhr ......... ............. ......
Traln-switchliC loco otlTre-ll.e:
3-09. Ste locootivesl ....................................
3-10. Diesel-electric lomotives ......................
3-11. Electric locooti .............................
3-12. Other locooti s ................................
3-13. Total ......................................
3-14. miles initial and final terminal Incl. in 3-13 ......
D1ieso-olectric unit siles:
3-15. Road...........................................
3-16. Train witchi ............................ .....
4. Car--iles (thoeuads):
4-01. caLo d, *ast or north................................
4-02. Loaded, voet or south ..........................
4-03. Loadd, tot ........ ..
-. pty. t or north..................... .......
4-05. Ipty. west or south .............................
4-06. empty total ......................................
4-07. Loaded and epty. ast or north ....................
4-08. Loaded ad eqpty, west or south ....................
4-09. Loaded ad epty, total..............................
4-10. Cboose, all directons...........................
4-11. Paussenr Carrying cr., a11 directions ..............
4-12. Other paseer-tmln ow 1a1 dirction ..........
5. Gross a ton-ilee of road locomotives and tooders (tbhou):
5-01. Coal-btrnl teum locomotiee ......................
5-02. Oil-torninX etm locootiveo ........................
5-03. Diesel-lectrlo loaosotl e ..... ....................
5-04. Ilectrio locoottvs ...............................
5-05. Other locomotives................................
5-06. Totl ........................................
6. Oros to-iles of car. contenta. nd cabooses thusus:
6-01. Total Ian Oal-barni tU locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total in oil-burning team locomotlie trnl .........
6-03. Total in dieeel-leitrlc locoaotivT trains ...........
6-04. Total in electric locomotive trains .................
6-05. Total in other locomotve ad motorcar trains .......
6-06. Total in al freight train .........................
6-07. Total of pss. train car ad contenats ncl. In 6-06
7. let ton-miles. roverue and nonrewemno (thousand) ...........
8. TrMi-bours (incl. tratnli-,tchbl hour at way stationm:
8-01. Col-hurning steam locomotlve-propelled trairs .......
8-02. CIl-barnlig *ta. locootiv-propelled tr ........
8-03. Dieel-.lectric locomotive-propelled trains ..........
8-04. Electric loeosotiy-propelled trains .................
8-05. Other locootive-propelled trains ...................
8-06. Motoroar-propelled train .........................
8-07. Total train- a or ................................

AVERAGES

9. Averagsper mile of road pr day:
9-01. Tral-lle, ordinary ..............................
9-02. let ton- ll ......................... ..........
10. Avrage pr trali-lle (excludin light trains):
10-01. loootati-mlle (principal and helper) .............
10-02. Loaded freight oar-ile .........................
10-03. Spty freight car-alee .........................
10-04. Total freight oar-lle (exoludli caboo ) .........
10-05. Groa toD-alle (oxol. locotives and tender) .....
10-06. set ton-llel ............ ................. ......
11. Gross ton-mle of locomotives aad teadeo per locctliv-ile
12. Net ton-aller per loaded car-alle ............................
13. Car-iil ratio*: Liaded freight cart
13-01. Percent of total car-ll east or north ...........
13-02. Percent of total car-lil es. eat or sooth ..........
13-03. Psrceat of total car-otle.. ll diretionu ..........
13-04. Percent east or north of total oar-al ............
14. Averages per trla-hlrr:
14-01. Tra-ile .......................................
14-02. Oross too-les (edcl. locostie ad tender) ....

15. Pereot train-wltching boars at ay stations of
total tral-boar ........................................


221371,

5 993 398
104 201 244
1 903 931
708 947
112 807 520
61612
112 869 132
111 740 269
1 128863

112 823 462
2 718 883
3 726 886
119 269 231
7 125 858
109 264 617
2 138 094
740 662

664 176
9 803 846
143 597

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2 767 284

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3 784 918
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7 587 190
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11 543

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686 358
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5 568 408

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462 330

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* Excludes switohing time of train locomotive at initial and final terminals.


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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 109 reports of freight train statistics representing 114 railroads
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THe MONTH OF APRIL 1957 AND 1956


Statement No.A M-211 (08A)

APR ORID





Alt


EASTERN DISTRICT
j ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN
I EM POCAHONTAS REGION_______
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 195
AGGREGATES
1. Niles of road operated at close of anth ..................... 221 280 221 731 50 651 50 772 7 898 7 891 58 549 58 663 37221 37 254 125 510 125814
2. Trai-salee (locoaotive-propelled and motorcar trained :
2-01. Ste locaitirv-propelled trains .................... 1812960 3225260 868394 1430273 600 767 785151 1469161 2215424 140607 418272 203192 591564 2-01
2-02. Diesel-alectric loceaotie-propelled trains .......... 34845253 35 067953 10472 398 10658850 1894197 1700 728 12366595 12359578 5 570 900 5607650 16 907 758 17100725 2-02
2-03. zleotric IocCootive-propelled trains ................. 610 247 635 996 468317 492 953 67351 56 569 535 668 549522 74 579 86474 2-03
2-04. Other loootive-propelled train ...................... 225106 226 203 -225106 226 203 2-04
2-05. Total locoastiv-propelled train ..................... 37493566 39155412 11809109 12582076 2 562 315 2 542 448 14 371 424 15124524 5 711 507 6 025 922 17410635 18004966 2-05
2-06. motoroar-propelled trains ............................ 20 648 22 314 -- 20 648 22 314 2-06
2-07. Tota train-iles .................................... 37 514214 39177 726 11809109 12 582076 2 562 315 2 542 448 14 371 424 15124524 5 711 507 6025 922 17431 283 18027 280 2-07
2-08. Ordinary............................................. 37147041 38751 183 11616867 12365933 2 530 398 2 505 90 14147265 14871863 5 673093 5 978 525 17326683 17900 795 2-08
2-09. Light .................................... .... 367173 426 543 192 242 216 143 31 917 36 518 224 159 252 661 38 414 47 597 104 600 126 485 2-09
3. Road locoootive-allle:
3-01. principal ............................................ 37496 786 39159559 11810 511 12584666 2 562 783 254208 14373294 15127874 5 710 508 6024984 17412984 18006 701 3-01
3-02. helper (ecludes -- and trailing -A unitn) ......... 891733 1015380 468905 574890 68471 71099 537376 645989 10693 15292 343664 354099 3-02
3-03. Light ... ............................................ 1 233 962 1412 306 630 329 710 367 104 460 112 367 734 789 822 734 81 383 91 664 417 790 497 908 3-03
3-0*. Total locoaoti e-alles ............................... 39 622 481 41 587 245 12909745 13869923 2 735 714 2 726 674 15645459 16596 597 5 802 584 6 131 940 18174 438 18 858 708 3-04
3-05. Total, stea only .................................... 2 147648 3750 915 1 022 698 1752 783 717 585 897 878 1 740 283 2650 661 145 604 435 719 261 761 664 535 3-05
3-06. Total, diesel-electric only .......................... 36 555 803 36 870 466 11370235 11568517 1 941 970 1764 980 13 312 205 13 335497 5 656 980 5 696 221 17 586618 17 840 748 3-06
3-07. Total. electric only ................................. 684 751 733 366 516 812 548 623 75 443 62 670 592 255 611 293 92 496 122 073 3-07
3-08. Total, other ......................................... 234279 232 498 716 1 146 716 1 146 233 563 231 352 3-08
Train-ewitching locoaotlve-ailes:
3-09. Stea locomotives ................................... 194 368 350 233 92 053 141 487 64 277 79 698 156 330 221 185 25 416 47 805 12 622 81 243 3-09
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotives ........................ 5 320 980 3 296 646 1275 475 1275 634 144 094 128 332 1419 569 1403 966 604 340 605 601 1297 071 1 287 079 3-10
3-11. Electric locootives ................................. 41 906 57 907 35168 50 090 3290 2 75 8 38 458 52 848 3 448 5 059 3-11
3-12. Other loco tive ................................- 3-12
3-13. Total ................................................ 3 557 254 3 704 786 1402 696 1 467 211 211 661 210 788 1 614 357 1677 999 629 756 653 406 1 313141 1373 381 3-13
3-14. Miles initial and final terminals Incl. in 3-13 ..... 944 764 978680 304 112 331 361 15 998 21 902 320 110 353 263 175 570 172 872 449 084 452 545 3-14
Diesel-olectric unit ailes:
3-15. Road ................................................ 94 341 161 91650 261 26204716 25637262 4 72 183 3 853 122 30 926 899 29490 384 14 375637 14 221 009 49038625 47938 868 3-15
3-16. Train witohing ..................................... 4 572 345 4514006 1683120 1676 315 237983 192247 1 921103 1868562 817 811 807 757 1833 431 1837687 3-16
4. Car-allse (thousand.):
4-01. Loaded. east or north ................................ 869 330 924 966 290 459 313 614 73 665 62 220 364124 375 834 125 868 139 671 379 338 409 461 4-01
4-02. Loaded. est or mouth ................................ 714 471 752 023 188 013 206 704 47 583 50 247 235 596 256 951 102 818 106 677 376 057 388 395 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total ....................................... 1583801 1676989 478472 520 318 121248 112467 599720 632785 228686 246348 755395 797856 4-03
I-04. Epty, east or north ................................. 394 212 358 981 95 811 89 125 34 866 34 008 130 677 123 133 60 171 54 859 203 364 180 989 4-o0
4-05. aEpty. west or south ................................. 579 692 563 356 201 239 204 976 63 693 50 412 264 932 255 388 80 864 83 659 233 896 224 509 4-05
4-06. Empty. total ......................................... 973 904 922 337 297050 294 101 98 559 84 420 395 609 378 521 141035 138 518 437 260 405 298 4-06
-07. Loaded and epty. east or north ...................... 1263 542 1283947 386270 402739 108 531 96228 494 801 498967 186039 194 530 582 702 590 450 4-07
4-08. Loaded ad empty. est or south ...................... 1294163 1315 379 389252 411 680 111 276 100 659 500 528 512 339 183682 190 336 609953 612704 4-08
I-09. Loaded and empty, total .............................. 2 557705 2599326 775 522 814419 219807 196 887 995 329 1011 306 369721 384 866 1192 655 1203154 4-09
4-10. Caboose. all directions ............................... 38131 39 693 12 221 12 892 2 650 2 612 14 871 15 504 5 814 6 096 17 446 18 093 4-10
4-11. Passenger carrying care, all directions .............. 861 818 87 102 16 14 103 116 62 51 696 651 4-11
4-12. Other passenger-train care, all directions ........... 3 996 3 901 739 672 33 36 772 708 782 915 2 442 2278 4-12
5. Oross ton-ailes of road locomotives and tenders (thoue):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotries ....................... 781 916 1199 810 322 843 543 213 346 269 427 413 669 112 970 626 40 488 126 863 72 316 102 321 5-01
5-02. ail-burning ste locowotives ........................ 28108 105 466 28108 105 466 5-02
5-03. Diesel-electric locomotive ........................... 11 634 864 11 288 750 3 172 983 3 101 020 597 868 492 606 3 770 851 3 593 626 1 756 044 1 740 660 6 107 969 5 954 464 5-03
5-04. Electric locomotives ................................. 230 436 248 095 152 441 159 945 35159 35 338 187 600 195 283 -42 836 52 812 5-04
5-05. Other locoaotives .................................... 96 623 64 487 395 634 395 634 96 228 63 853 5-05
5-06. Total................................................ 12 771 947 12 906 608 648267 3 804178 979691 955 991 4 627 958 4760 169 1 796 532 1 867 523 6347457 6278 916 5-06
6. Gross ton-alles of cars, contents. and cabooses (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-burning stam locomotive trains ........ 6 543 388 9 832 223 2 450 543 4 103 577 3 205128 3 596 551 5 655 671 7 700 128 333 093 1281 522 554 624 850 573 6-01
6-02. Total In oil-btrring steam locomotive trains ......... 113 736 645 474-- 113 736 645474 6-02
6-03. Total in diesel-electrlc locootive trains ........... 107417110 106938 838 31496970 32318952 7768683 6353856 39265653 38 672 808 16 412 699 16 308 497 51 738 758 51 957 533 6-03
6-04. Total in electric locoaotlrv trains .................. 2 138 925 2 291 713 1 544 871 1723 593 304 804 243 034 1 849675 1966 627 289 250 325 086 6-0
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........ 873 376 879 404 873 376 879 404 6-05
6-06. Total in all freight trains .......................... 117086535 120 587 652 35492 384 38146 122 11278615 10193441 46770 999 48 339 56 16 745 792 17 590 019 53569744 54658070 6-06
6-07. Total of pass. train care and contents Incl. in 6-06 272 810 263 518 44 582 41 247 3 067 3 174 47 649 44 421 47 343 53 041 177 818 166 056 6-07
7. Bet ton-ailes. revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ............ 52 962211 55398135 16113626 17690800 6215214 5599105 22328840 23289905 7771238 8191792 22862133 23 916 438 7
8. Train-hours (incl. traip-switching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burnlng steam locomotie-propelled trails ....... 118 017 191 928 61 909 98 345 35 266 47 449 97175 145 794 11 629 27 713 9 213 18 421 8-01
8-02. Oi1-brning steam locosotive-propelled trains ........ 1 655 18 479 -- 1 655 18 479 8-02
8-03. Diesel-electric locootive-propelled trains .......... 1 817 354 1 836 031 612 883 623 317 100 950 88 345 713 833 711 662 304 594 309 520 798 927 814 849 8-03
8-04. Electric locoective-propelled trains ................. 31 451 34 293 23 853 26 665 3 831 3 179 27 684 29 844 3 767 4 449 8-04
8-05. Other locootive-propelled trains .................... 6 905 6 800 -- 6 905 6 800 8-05
8-06. Motoroar-propellsd trains ............................ 139 1 254 1 139 1 254 8-06
8-07.taltrain-ur .................................... 1976 521 2088785 698645 748327 140 047 138 97 838 692 887 300 316 223 337 233 821606 864252 8-07
AVERAGES
9. Averagesper mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary ................................ 5.6 5.8 7.6 8.1 10.7 10.6 8.1 8.5 5.1 5.3 4.6 4.7 9-01
9-02. Net ton-ils ........................................ 7,978 8,328 10,604 11,615 26,231 23,652 12,712 13,234 6,960 7,330 6,072 6,336 9-02
10. Averages per train-mile (excludlnu light trains):
10-01. locomotive-mlles (principal and helper) ............. 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.03 1.03 1.04 1.04 1.00 1.00 1.02 1.02 10-01
10-02. Loaded freight car-ailes ............................ 42.7 43.3 41.2 42.1 47.9 44.9 42.4 42.5 40.3 41.2 43.6 44.6 10-02
10-03. stpty freight car-miles ............................. 26.2 23.8 25.6 23.8 38.9 33.7 28.0 25.5 24.9 23.2 25.2 22.6 10-03
10-04. Total freight car-alles (excluding caboose) ......... 68.9 67.1 66.8 65.9 86.8 78.6 70.4 68.0 65.2 64.4 68.8 67.2 10-0o
10-05. cross ton-siles (excl. loc oties and tenders) ..... 3,152 3,112 3,055 3,085 4,457 4,068 3,306 3,250 2,952 2,942 3,092 3 053 10-05
10-06. Net ton-miles ....................................... 1,426 1,430 1,387 1,431 2,456 2,234 1,578 1,566 1,370 1,370 1,319 1,336 10-06
11. Gross to-niles of locomotives and tenders per locosctivs-mile 322 310 283 274 358 351 296 287 310 305 349 333 11
12. Net ton-mile per loaded car-aile ............................ 33.4 33.0 33.7 34.9 51.3 49.8 37.2 36.8 34.0 33.3 30.3 30.0 12
13. Car-aile ratios: Loaded freight care
13-01. Percent of total car-iles., eat or north ........... 68.8 72.0 75.2 77.9 67.9 64.7 73.6 75.3 67.7 71.8 65.1 69. 13-01
13-02. Percent of total car-alle., weet or south ........... 55.2 57.2 48.3 50.2 42.8 49.9 47.1 50.2 56.0 56.0 61.7 63.4 13-02
13-03. Percent of total car-lles. all directions .......... 61.9 64.5 61.7 63.9 55.2 57.1 60.3 62.6 61.9 64.0 63.3 66.3 13-03
13-04. Percent east or north of total car-siles ........... 54.9 55.2 60.7 60.3 60.8 55.3 60.7 59.4 55.0 56.7 50.2 51.3 13-04
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-niles ......................................... 19.0 18.8 16.9 16.8 18.8. 3 1 .3 17.1 17.0 18.1 17.9 21.2 20.9 14-01
14-02. Oroes ton-mlles (excl. locomotives and tenders) ..... 59,239 57,731 50,802 50,975 80,534 73,348 55,767 54,479 52,956 52,160 65,201 63,243 14-02
15. Percent traln-siltching hours at way stations of
total train-bhur.. ......................................... 22.0 21.8 26.2 25.3 23.3 22.7 25.7 24.9 23.9 23.7 17.5 17.8 15

Exoludes switching time of train locomotive at initial and final terminals.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 109 reports of freight train statistics representing 114 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL 1957 AND 1956


Statemt Noa .-211 (OS.A)


EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCUMDIN SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
POCAHONTAS REGION ITEM
19 -T 1956T1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 I1956 19NO.1
91NO.
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1956 lq&6


AGGREGATES
1. Nile of road operated at cloae of month J..................
2. Train-mllee (looomotive-propell-d and motorcar trains):
2-01. Steam locoeotive-propelled train ....................
2-02. Diesl-eleotric loeomotlTv-propelled traln ..........
2-03. Ileotric loomoottve-propelled trains ................
2-04. Other looomotive-propelled train ...................
2-05. Total loecootive-prlpelled trains ....................
2-06. I toaroarpropelld train ............................
2-07. Total train-ile ...................................
2-08. Ordinary .... ......................................
2-09. Light ........................................
3. Road loonootltve-lies:
3-01. Principal .........................................
3-02. Belper (excludee "D and trallin A *A units) .........
3-03. Light ....... ................................
3-04. Total locomotTiv-sll ..............................
3-05. Total, steam only ..................................
3-06. Total, diesel-electric only ..........................
307. Total, electric only .............................
3-08. Total, other .... ...............................
Tral a-istching locomot lre-ails.:
3-09. Stoea locoeotives ....................................
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotives..........................
3-11. Electric locomotves ..............................
3-12. Other locomotivee .................................
3-13. Total ........ ...............................
3-14. Miles initial and final terminal incel. in 3-13 ......
Diesel-electric unit mile;:
3-15. Road..............................................
3-16. Train witohing ........ .........................
4. Car-iles thousandss):
4-01. Loaded, east or north ...............................
4-02. Loaded, meet or soutb ............................
4-03. Loaded, total ... ...................................
4-04. Empty, east or north ................................
4-05. empty. west or south .................................
4-06. Empty. total ............................ ...........
4-07. Loaded and empty, east or north .....................
4-08. Loaded and empty, west or south ......................
4-09. Loaded and empty, total ..............................
4-10. Caboose. all directions ..............................
4-11. Passenger carrying cars. all direction ..............
4-12. Other passenger-train care, all directions ..........
5. Gross ton-mile of road locomotivee and tenders (thous):
5-01. Coal-burning steam loconotivs .......................
5-02. Oll-burning sItea locootivl ........................
5-03. Diesel-electric locomotives .... ....................
5-04. Electric locosotivee .................................
5-05. Other locomotives ....................................
5-06. Total ............. .................................
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-buring steam locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trains .........
6-03. Total In diesel-electric loconotive trains ..........
6-04. Total in electric locomotive trains ..................
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........
6-06. Total in all freight trains ..........................
6-07. Total of pass. train care and content Incl. In 6-06
7. Bet ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousand) ............
8. Train-hours (Incl. train-sitching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locoontive-propelled tralea .......
8-02. Oil-burning steam locomotive-propelled trains ........
8-03. Diesel-electric loco otive-propelled trains ..........
8-04. Electric locomctive-propelled train .................
8-05. Other locoaotive-propelled trains ...................
8-06. Motoroar-propelled trained ............................
8-07. Total train-hours ....................................

AVERAGES
9. Averagaper mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles. ordinary ................................
9-02. *et ton-alts .......................................
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains):
10-01. locosotive-alles (principal and helper) ............
10-02. Loaded freight ar-iles............................
10-43. Empty freight car-iles ..........................
10-04. Total freight car-mllee excludingg caboose) .........
10-05. Gross ton-miles (ncl. locomotives and tenders) .....
10-06. Net ton-mile .....................................
11. Grose too-ailes of locomotives and tenders per locootiv-mile
12. Eet ton-alles per loaded car-mile ...........................
13. Car-mile ratio: loaded freight care
13-01. Percent of total car-miles. aast or north ..........
13-02. Percent of total car-lles. west or south ..........
13-03. IPrcent of total car-iles, all direction ..........
13-04. Percent east or north of total car-lles ............
14. Average* per train-hour:
14-01. Trai-lles .........................................
14-02. Groe toa-alle (excl. locootives and tendres) ....

15. Percent train-switehing hour at way stations of
total train-hnr* ............................. ............


S 1 1 9________


221 348

7 806 358
139 047 297
2 514 178
934 053
150 301 886
82 260
150 384 146
148 887 709
1496 437

150 321048
3 610 616
4 960 659
158 892 323
9 273 506
145 821 031
2 822 845
974 941

858 544
13 122 290
185 503

14 166 337
3 711 812

373180 508
18 241 947

3 495 180
2 886 149
6 381329
1 552 352
2 210 245
3 762 597
5 047 532
5 096 394
10 143 926
152 262
3 243
15 541

3 261 871
141126
46 027 072
916 794
402 489
50 749 352

26 150 122
698 234
425 906 898
8 682 349
3 551 354
464 988 957
1 055 733
210 929154

503 891
10 851
7 269 486
133 568
27 851
4 409
7 950 056


5.6
7,941
1.02
42.8
25.3
68.1
3,123
1,417
319
33.1

69.2
56.6
62.9
54.8

18.9
58,489


21.9


221766

14 307 66 8
140 642 494
2 511 75 9
871249
158 333170
85 590
158 418 760
156 736 47 3
1 682287

158 353 515
4165 213
5 848 313
168 367 041
16 659 92 5
147 912 439
2 897390
897 287

1 509 835
13 334 971
218 324

15 063130
3 931769

365 722 970
18 181876

3 733 714
2 981 630
6 715 344
1 447 632
2 252 671
3 700 303
5 181 346
5 234 301
10 415 647
160 308
3293
15 969

5 223873
609 890
45 060 37 8
974 161
248 534
52 116 83 6

41155 818
3 974081
422 872 945
8 756 321
3 204 634
479 963799
1 064 453
219 517157

828 783
89 82 3
7 382 279
132 785
25589
4799
8 464058


50662

3 762 829
42 183 714
1 965 348

47 911891

47 911891
47 122 370
789521

47 919 683
1 927 475
2 546 568
52 393 726
4 498123
45 717 708
2177 895


404 68'
5 060 92
158 024
5 623 630
1 235 559

104 337 371
6 733 688

1 183 455
766 989
1 950 444
376456
794 231
1170687
1 559 911
1 561 220
3 121 131
49 244
349
2 987

1 386 751

12 668 349
621099

14 676 199

9 970 604

126 583 210
6 453 123

143 006 937
180 166
65 237 954

263 316

2 479 423
104 177


2 846 916


50796

5 704 19 8
43 211179
1 946 297

50 861674

50 861674
50 008 916
852 75 8

50 868 924
2 291 84 8
2 839 222
55 999 994
7 020 38 9
46 811069
2168 536

583 314
5 201111
187052

5 971477
1 326 923

102 665 28 5
6 832 147

1 257 47 8
815 94 8
2073426
364 246
814149
1178 395
1 621 724
1 630097
3 251 821
52 032
389
2665

2 150 681

12 460 718
623 24 7

15 234 646

15 504 459

128 657 213
6 504 440

150 666 112
165153
69471577

388 267

2 536 807
101 692

3 026 766


7898

2 444 778
7 326 653
268 020

10 039 451

10 039 451
9 911355
128096
10 041268
278 520
418069
10 737 857
2 917 693
7 512 663
301 686
5815

259 638
571 837
12 753

844 228
61 717

18 344 061
953 925

286 594
179 093
465 687
127 327
240 910
368 237
413 921
420 003
833 924
10 358
59
118

1 400 377

2 320 806
141378
3 209
3 865 770

12 464 024

29 275 633
1 211 802

42 951 459
11 215
23 685 686

144 964

395 567
15 195

555 726


7891

3 501030
6 647 530
236 488

10 385048

10 38504 8
10 235 943
149105
10 388 371
339 297
510 402
11 238 070
4 025 492
6 946227
262880
3 471

376 770
493 506
12143

882 419
91 828

15 078 816
733 58 5

263 594
191 243
454 837
129 972
207 904
337 876
393 566
399147
792 713
10 692
60
140

1903 757

1 915 256
149 382
1918
3 970 313

15 762 280

24 043 689-
1 030 595

40 836 564
12113
22 449 214

219 857

345689
13594

579 140


58 560

6 207 607
49 510 367
2 233 368

57 951 342

57 951 342
57 033 725
917 617

57 960 951
2 205 995
2 964 637
63 131 583
7 415 816
53 230 371
2 479 581
5 815

664 321
5 632 760
170 777

6 467 858
1 297 276

122 681 432
7 687 613

1 470 049
946 082
2 416 131
503 783
1035141
1 538 924
1 973 832
1 981 223
3 955 055
59 602
408
3 105

2 787 128

14 989155
762 477
3 209
18 541 969

22 434 628

155 858 843
7 664 925

185 958 396
191 381
88 923 640

408 280

2 874 990
119 372


3 402 642


58 687

9 205 22 8
49 858 709
2182 78 5

61 246 722

61 246 722
60 244 859
1001863

61257295
2 631 145
3 349 624
67 238 064
11 045 881
53 757 296
2 431 416
3471

960084
5 694 617
199195

6 853 896
1 418 751

117 744 101
7 565 732

1 521072
1 007 191
2 528 263
494 218
1 022 05 3
1 516 271
2 015 290
2 029 244
4 044 534
62 724
449
2805

4 054 43 8

14 375 974
772 629
1918
19 204 959

31 266 739

152 700 902
7 5350355

191 502676
177 266
91 920 791

608 124

2 882 496
115 286

3 605 906


t I I i I +


5.8
8,181

1.03
42.8
23.6
66.4
3,062
1,401
310
32.7

72.1
57.0
64.5
55.6

18.7
56,706


21.9


7.8
10,731
1.04
41.4
24.8
66.2
3,035
1,384
280
33.4

75.9
49.1
62.5
60.7

16.8
50,232


25.7


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
* Excludes witching time of train locomotive at initial and final terminals.


8.1
11,303
1.05
41.4
23.6
65.0
3,013
1,389
272
33.5

77.5
50.1
63.8
60.6

16.8
49,778


25.6


10.5
24,991
1.03
47.0
37.1
84.1
4,334
2,390
360
50.9

69.2
42.6
55.8
61.5

18.1
77,289


23.5


10.7
23,512
1.03
44.4
33.0
77.4
3,990
2,193
353
49.r

67.0
47.9
57.4
58.0

17.9
70,512

22.8


8.1
12,654
1.04
42.3
27.0
69.3
3,260
1,559
294
36.8

74.5
47.8
61.1
60.8

17.0
54,651


25.3


8.5
12,945
1.04
42.0
25.1
67.1
3,179
1,526
286
36.4

75.5
49.6
62.5
60.2

17.0
53,108

25.1


37 221

717 113
22 391 428


23 108 541

23 108 541
22 956 857
151 684

23 105 330
44 584
331 017
23 480 931
743 907
22 737 024


134 052
2 427 549

2 561 601
707 807

57 639 556
3 270 399

509 115
429 589
938 704
250 298
315 936
566 234
759 413
745 525
1 504 938
23 501
192
3 235

200 772

7 038 711


7 239 483

1 713 627

66 411 262

68 124 889
192 035
31 606 759

59 352

1 226 843


1 286195


5.1
7,076
1.00
40.9
24.7
65.6
2,968
1,377
308
33.7

67.0
57.6
62.4
54.2

18.0
52,966

24.0


37253

1 917684
22 568 833

24 486 517
24 486 517
24 305 746
180771

24 483 466
78 967
385041
24 947474
2 011 330
22 936144


215 071
2 469 645

2 684 716
719559

56 995019
3 265 509

562 45 8
443 871
1 006 329
233536
333 245
566 781
795 994
777116
1 573110
24 78 5
307
3823

584 490

6 971 426

7 555 916

5 788 342

66 029 626

71 817 968
227142
33 631 408

127907

1 259 569


1 387 476


5.4
7,461
1.00
41.4
24.3
64.7
2,955
1,384
303
33.4

70.7
57.1
64.0
55.9
17.6
51,762

23.6


125 567

881 638
67 145 502
280 810
934 053
69 242 003
82 260
69 324 263
68 897 127
427 136

69 254 767
1 360 037
1 665 005
72 279 809
1 113 783
69 853 636
343 264
969 126

60171
5 061 981
14 726

5136 878
1 706 729

192 859 520
7 283 935

1 516 016
1 510 478
3 026494
798 271
859 168
1 657 439
2 314 287
2 369 646
4 683 933
69 159
2 643
9 201

273 971
141126
23 999 206
154 317
399 280
24 967 900

2 001 867
698 234
203 636 793
1017 424
3 551 354
210 905 672
672 317
90 398 755

36 259
10 851
3167 653
14 196
27 851
4 409
3 261 219


4.6
5,999
1.02
43.9
24.1
68.0
3,061
1,312
345
29.9

65.5
63.7
64.6
50.1

21.3
64,671


17.5


125826

3184 756
68 214 952
328 974
871249
72 599 931
85 590
72 685 521
72185 868
499 655

72 612754
1 455101
2113 64 8
76 181503
3 602 714
71 218 999
465 974
893 816

334 680
5 170 709
19129

5 524 518
1793459

190 983 850
7 350635

1 650184
1 530 58
3 180 758
719 87 8
897 373
1 617 251
2 370062
2 427 941
4 798 003
72 799
2537
9 341

584 945
609 890
23 712 97 8
201 532
246 616
25 355 961

4 100 737
3 974081
204 142417
1 221 286
3 204 634
216 643155
660045
93 964 95 8

92 752
89 823
3 240 214
17 499
25 589
4799
3 470 676


4 .1


4.7
6,172
1.02
44.1
22.4
66.5
3,001
1,302
333
29.5

69.6
63.0
66.3
51.9

20.9
62,421


17.9


9-01
9-02

10-01
10-02
10-03
10-04
10-05
10-06
11
12

13-01
13-02
13-03
13- o04

14-01
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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 109 reports of freight train statistics representing 114 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 1957 AND 1956


Statement No. M.-211 (OSA)

MAY 1957


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U US. DELPOTORY


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ITEM


UNITED STATES


1957


EASTERN DISTRICT I POCAHONTAS REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT
INcLUDING
POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION I WESTERN DISTRICT


T 1 1 r -t I -,I________


1Q57


1Q56


195


109 6


1097


10956


1 9c


1 -, 4 + + Y 4- i I I4 I_ I_ i 9515


1. Miles of road operated at close of month .....................
2. Train-mille (locootive-propelled and motorcar train.):
2-01. Stem locomotive-proplled train ....................
2-02. Diesl-electric locomotliv-propelled trains ..........
2-03. Electric locomotive-propelled trains .................
2-04. Other locootive-propelled trains ...................
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled trains ....................
2-06. Motorcar-propolled train ...........................
2-07. Total train-ailes..............................
2-08. Ordinary ...........................................
2-09. Light .............................................
3. Road locoootive-mile.:
3-01. Principal ........................ ................
3-02. Belper (excludes B" and trailing "A unit.) .........
3-03. Light ... ...... .. .................................
3-04. Total locoaotiv--alles ...............................
3-05. Total., tema only ...................................
3-06. Total. dslerl-electric only .........................
3-07. Total, electric only .................................
3-08. Total, other......................................
Train-vwitching locoootive-milee:
3-09. Steam loco otives ....................................
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotive ..........................
3-11. Electric locomotives .................................
3-12. Other locomotive ...................................
3-13. Total ...... ....................................
3-14. Miles initial and final terminals Incl. in 3-13 ......
Diesel-olectrlo unit aile.:
3-15. Road ....... ...................... ..... ......
3-16. Train itohing ..................................
4. Car-alles (thousands):
-01. Loaded. east or north .............................
4-02. Loaded, est or south ...........................
4-03. Loaded, total ..................................
4-04. Lapty. ast or north .............................
I-05. Empty, Mest or esutb ............................
4-06. Empty, total ....................................
4-07. Loaded and empty, east or north ...................
4-08. Loaded and empty, weot or south ......................
4-09. Loaded and empty. total..............................
4-10. Caboose, all directions..............................
4-11. Passenger carrying care, all directions ..............
4-12. Other paasenger-train cars, all directions ...........
5. Oross ton-aile of road locomotives and tenders (thous):
5-01. Coal-burning steaa locomotives .......................
5-02. Oil-burning steax locomotive .......................
5-03. Dioesl-electric locomotive ..... ....................
5-04. Electric locomotives............................
5-05. Other locomotives ...............................
5-06. Total...... .................................
6. Gross ton-alles of care, content., and cabooses (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-buraing steam locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total In oll-burning sten locomotive trains .........
6-03. Total in diesel-electric locomotive trains ..........
6-04. Total in electric locomotive trains .................
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........
6-06. Total In all freight trains .........................
6-07. Total of pals. train care and contents incl. i 6-06
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousand.) ...........
8. Train-hours (Incl. train-aritching hours at way statione:
8-01. Coal-burning steaa locomotive-propelled trals .......
8-02. 0i1-borning team locomotive-propelled trains ........
8-03. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains ..........
8-A0. Electric loconctive-propelled trained ................
8-05. Other loconotive-propelled trains ...................
8-06. Notoroar-propelled train............................
8-07. Total train-hours................................

AVERAGES

9. Averagesper mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-mles, ordinary ............................
9-02. Net ton-ailes .....................................
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains):
10-01. Locomtive-milee (principal and helper) .............
10-02. Loaded freight car-aile ............................
10-03. Empty freight car-milee ..........................
10-04. Total freight car-alles (excluding cabooe) .........
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excl. locootives and tenders) .....
10-06. Yet ton-mile ................... ..................
11. Oroee ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locoactive-ile
12. Ret ton-miles per loaded car-mile ............................
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight cars
13-01. Percent of total car-lles. east or north ..........
13-02. percent of total car-ailes, west or south ..........
13-03. Percent of total car-miles. all directions ..........
13-04. Percent east or north of total car-ails ............
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Tratia- lles .........................................
14-02. Oross ton-ailes (excl. locomotive and tenders) .....

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


221 255
1 749 782
36 072 820
612 681
223 324
38 658 547
20 366
38 678 913
38 299 260
379 653
38 664 536
924 682
1 273 564
40 862 782
2 075 552
37 868 218
687 015
231 997

190 213
3 462 748
43140

3 696101
999 082
97 982 707
4 788 302

931 019
747 467
1 678 486
397 622
592 056
989 678
1 328 641
1 339 523
2 668164
39 089
826
5 970

765 670
18227
12 087 495
236 096
95 836
13 203 324

6 899 982
13 869
113 645 800
2 219 933
864 490
123 644 074
356 522
56 589 695
117 399
602
1 896 383
31 564
6 833
1 109
2 053 890


5.6
8,251

1.02
43.8
25.9
69.7
3,228
1,478
323
33.7
70.1
55.8
62.9
55.5
18.8
60,200

21.9


221 729
3332 421
36 774 285
668 956
240 911
41016 573
23 590
41040 163
40 571 245
468 918

41024 446
1062 790
1498 766
43 586 002
3 880 511
38 686 272
771609
247 610

383 030
3478 672
56 752

3918454
1056 265
95 799043
4765 990

974 707
769 361
174406
371 641
613230
984 871
1 346 34 8
382 591
2 728 939
41 569
973
5 309

1228 277
129925
11842 029
262 628
68 861
13 531 720

10 383 385
800 866
112 506 490
2 457 44 8
927 364
127075 553
331624
58 630 992
201257
21 528
1944 371
34 513
7 304
1 292
2 210 265


50 640
846 825
10 628 350
468 738

11 943 913

11 945 913
11 754033
189 880

11 946 481
510 034
646 456
13 102 971
1 001 385
11 583 214
518 372

81 583
1 303 027
35 660
1420 270
315 064

27 218 592
1 717 817

304 860
199 467
504 327
99 068
201 490
300 558
403 928
400 957
804 885
12 278
134
668

323 434

3 272 839
157 827
3 754 100

2 568 636

33 149 033
1 624 607

37 342 276
42 579
17 275 507

60 092

626 678
24 244

711 014


50 770

1463643
11031 405
523 584

13 018 632
13018 632
12 776 959
241673

13021 592
590 533
751090
14 363 215
1 800 459
11 977 840
584 916

154065
1321231
49063

1524 359
338 405

26491041
1739683

324 919
212209
537 128
89598
214 500
304178
414 517
426 789
841 306
13 362
155
788

557 947
11 462
3197 140
172 729

3 939278

4275 916
126 417
33 658 771
1 870 865

39 931 969
49097
18 882 653

102 912
1 834
653 303
26 787

784 836


7 898

573143
2 021 630
69 929

2 664 702

2 664 702
2 631 029
33 673

2 665 412
65 883
104 592
2 835 887
677 301
2 079 265
77 522
1 799

62 768
160 150
3 227

226145
17 186

5 121 451
263109
75 759
53 389
129 148
38415
63 732
102 147
114174
117 121
231 295
2 758
21
33
328186

646 926
36 054
993
1012159
3 210 841

8 494 495
308 622

12 013 958
3 233
6 681 908

34181

107 342
3 609

145132


7 891

826 790
1778 636
60 017
2 665 443

2665443
2 627 374
38 069
2 666 255
70 855
112 815
2 849 925
931 295
1 850 465
66 255
1 910

86 637
136 556
2 999

226 192
25 126

4081 545
209 325

66 267
55 814
122 081
38685
51 143
89 828
104 952
106 957
211 909
2 742
21
29
440 888

522 080
37 291
1 054
1001 313
3 854 449
6 905 753
251 644

11011 846
3193
6 125 074

50 088

94 144
3 378

147 610


58 538

1 419 968
12 649 980
538 667
14 608 615

14 608 615
14 385 062
223 553

14 611 893
575 917
751 048
15 938 858
1 678686
13 662 479
595 894
1 799

144 351
1463177
38 887

1 646 415
332 250
32 340 043
1 980 926

380 619
252 856
633 475
137 483
265 222
402 705
518 102
518 078
1 036180
15 036
155
701

651 620

3 919 765
193 881
993
4 766 259

5 779 477

41 643 528
1 933 229
49 356 234
45 812
23 957 415
94 273

734 020
27 853

856 146


58 661

2 290 433
12 810 041
583 601

15 684 075

15 684075
15 404 333
279 742

15 687 84 7
661 388
863 905
17213 140
2 731 754
13 828 305
651171
1 910

240 702
1457 787
52 062

1750 551
363 531
30 572 586
1949008

391186
268023
659 209
128283
265 723
394 006
519469
533 746
1053 215
16 104
176
817

998 835
11 462
3719 220
210 020
1054
4940 591

8130 365
126 417
40 564 524
2122 509

50 943 815
52 290
25 007 727

153 000
1 834
747 447
30 165

932 446


37 209

140 622
5 800 505

5 941127

5 941 127
5 902 112
39 015
5 940 096
11 054
83 332
6 034 482
145 732
5 888 750


26 316
609120

635 436
172 233

14 877 388
823 627

131 060
106 052
237 112
62 808
82 874
145 682
193 868
188 926
382 794
6 058
37
342

40 714

1 822 994

1 863 708
333 859

16 981 933

17 315 792
20 986
8 025 160
12 178

318 560


330 738


37 254

431 453
5 886 483

6 317 936

6 317 936
6 268 814
49122

6 316 967
17 790
95 460
6430 217
452 695
5 977 522


48 030
644 535

692 565
183 022

14787 397
870 277

144 671
106 677
251 348
56 056
86 539
142 595
200 727
193 216
393 943
6 415
33
529

132 461

1 818 918

1 951 379

1285737

16 616 181

17 901918
29 509
8 330 880

28 533

326 5-69


355 102


125 508

189192
7622 335
73 954
223 324
18 108 805
20 366
18129171
18 012 086
117 085

18 112 547
337 711
439184
18 889 442
251 134
18 316 989
91121
230 198

19 546
1 390 451
4 253

1 414 250
494 599

50 765 276
1 983 749
419 340
388 559
807 899
197 331
243 960
441 291
616 671
632 519
1 249 190
17 995
634
4 927

73 336
18 227
6 344 736
42 215
94 843
6 573 357

786 646
13 869
55 020 339
286 704
864 490
56 972 048
289 724
24 607 120

10 948
602
843 803
3 711
6 833
1 109
867 006


125 814

610 535
18 077 761
85 355
240 911
19 014 562
23 590
19038 152
18 898 098
140 054

19019632
383 612
539 401
19 942 645
696 062
18 880 445
120 438
245 700

94298
1376 550
4690

1475338
509 712

50439060
1 946 705

438 850
394 661
833 511
187 302
260 968
448 270
626 152
655 629
1281 781
19050
764
3 963
96 981
118463
6303 891
52608
67 807
6639750

967 283
67444 9
55 325 785
334 939
927 364
58 229 820
250 025
25 292 385

19 724
19694
870355
4 34 8
7 304
1292
922 717


S1 1 1 4i + + I +


5.9
8,530
1.03
43.0
24.3
67.3
3,132
1,445
310
33.6
72.4
55.6
63.9
55.9
18.6
57,493

21.6


7.5
11,005
1.04
42.9
25.6
68.5
3,177
1,470
287
34.3

75.5
49.7
62.7
60.4

16.8
52,520

25.9


8.1
11,998

1.05
42.0
23.8
65.8
3,125
1,478
274
35.2
78.4
49.7
63.8
60.5

16.6
50,879

25.2


10.7
27,291

103
49.1
38.8
87.9
4,566
2,540
357
51.7
66.4
45.6
55.8
58.7
18.4
82,780

24.0


10.7
25,039

1.03
46.5
34.2
80.7
4,191
2,331
351
50.2

63.1
52.2
57.6
54.3
18.1
74,601

22.7


7.9
13,202
1.04
44.0
28.0
72.0
3,431
1,665
299
37.8

73.5
48.8
61.1
60.1

17.1
57,649

25.6


8.5
13,752
1.04
42.8
25.6
68.4
3,307
1,623
287
37.9

75.3
50.2
62.6
59.3
16.8
54,635

24.8


5.1
6,957
1.00
40.2
24.7
64.9
2,934
1,360
309
33.8
67.6
56.1
61.9
55.3
18.0
52,355

23.3


5.4
7,214

1.00
40.1
22.7
62.8
2,856
1,329
303
33.1

72.1
55.2
63.8
57.6
17.8
50,413

23.9


4.6
6,325
1.02
44.9
24.5
69.4
3,163
1,366
348
30.5
68.0
61.4
64.7
51.9
20.9
65,711

17.7


4.8
6,485

1.02
44.1
23.7
67.8
3,081
1,338
333
30.3
70.1
60.2
65.0
52.7
20.6
63,107

17.4


4--


ITEM
NO.


Exoludes switching time of train locomotive at at initial and final terminals.


9-01
9-02

10-01
10-02
10-03
lo0-o
10-05
10-06
11
12

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

15


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS



FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 109 reports of freight train statistics representing 114 railroad

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY 1957 AND 1956


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


EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCUJDIO SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
POCAHONTAS REGION ITEM
S1 NO.
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956
AGGRECAM Irr


1. Hilee of road operated at close of month #....................
2. Train-milss (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Steam locootive-propelled trains ...................
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotivl-propelled trains ..........
2-03. Electric locoaotive-propelled trains ................
2-04. Other locoeotive-propelled trains ....................
2-05. Total locoactive-propelled trains ....................
2-06. Notorcar-propelled train............................
2-07. Total train-nile ................................
2-08. Ordinary ............................ ..............
2-09. Light.............................................
3. Road locomotive-alle:
3-01. Principal ... ................... ...................
3-02. helper (excludes *B" and trailing "A unit) .........
3-03. Light.......................................
3-04. Total locoaottve-aileo ............................
3-05. Total, steam only ..................................
3-06. Total, diesel-electric only ..........................
30?. Total, electric only............................
3-08. Total, other .... ...............................
Train-switching locomotrie-miles:
3-09. Steam locomotive .................................
3-10. Diesel-electrio locomotive ..........................
3-11. Electric locomotve .................................
3-12. Other locomotive ....................................
3-13. Total..........................................
3-14. Miles initial and final terminals incl. in 3-13 ......
Diesel-olectric unit ailes:
3-15. Road ... .................... ..............
3-16. Train switching ...................................
4. Cur-alles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded. east or north .............................
4-02. Loaded, meet or south .............................
4-03. Loaded, total .................................
4-04. Empty, east or north ..............................
4-05. Empty. west or esuth.............................
4-06. Empty, total..... ............................
4-07. Loaded and epty. east or north ......................
4-08. Loaded and empty, vest or south ......................
4-09. Loaded and empty, total..............................
4-10. Caboose, all directions..............................
4-11. Passenger carrying care all directions ............
4-12. Other passenger-train care, all directions ..........
5. Oross ton-aileo of road locomotives and tenders (thoue):
5-01. Coal-burning stea locomotives .......................
5-02. Oil-burniln steam locomotive ........................
5-03. Diesel-electric locomotive ..........................
5-04. Electric locomotives..............................
5-05. Other locomotives..................................
5-06. Total ...... .................................
6. Groes ton-ailes of care, contents, and cabooses (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total in oil-burning team locomotive trains .........
6-03. Total in diesel-electric locomotive trains ..........
6-04. Total in electric locomotive trains .................
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........
6-06. Total In all freight trained ..........................
6-07. Total of paee. train care and contents incl. In 6-06
7. Net ton-milee. revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ...........
8. Traln-houre (incl. train-switching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled train .......
8-02. C1l-burning steam locomotive-propelled trained ........
8-03. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains .........
8-04. Electric locooctive-propelled trains ................
8-05. Other locoaotive-propelled trained ....................
8-06. Motoroar-propelled trains ..........................
8-07. Total traln-houre ...............................

AVERAGES

9. Averagesper mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary ................................
9-02. Net ton-mlles .................................... .
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains):
10-01. locomotive-miles (principal and helper) .............
10-02. Loaded freight car-alles...........................
10-03. Empty freight car-miles.............................
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose) .........
10-05. Gross ton-miles (ecl. locomotives and tenders) .....
10-06. Net ton-miles .......................................
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locoactive-mile
12. let ton-mileo per loaded car-aile ............................
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight cars
13-01. Percent of total car-miles, east or north ..........
13-02. Percent of total car-ailse, west or south ..........
13-03. Percent of total car-ailes, all directions ..........
13-04. Percent east or north of total car-miles ...........
14. Average per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles ....................................
14-02. Oroee ton-milee (excl. locomotives and tenders) .....

15. Percent train-eitching hours at way etatlons of
total train-hours ............................. .........


221329

9 556 140
175 120 117
3 126 799
1 157 377
188 960 433
102 626
189 063 059
187 186 969
1 876 090

188 985 584
4 535 298
6 234 223
199 755 105
11 349 058
183 689 249
3 509 860
1 206 938

1048757
16 627 008
228 643

17 904 408
4 752 864

471163 215
23 030 249

4 426 199
3 633 616
8059815
1 949 974
2 802 301
4 752 275
6 376173
6 435 917
12 812 090
191 351
4 069
21 511

4 027 541
159 353
58 114 567
1152 890
498 325
63 952 676

33 050 104
712 103
539 552 702
10 902 282
4 415 844
588 633 035
1 412 256
267 518 849

621 290
11453
9 165 869
165 132
34 684
5 518
10 003 946


5.6
8,005

1.02
43.0
25.4
68.4
3,145
1,429
320
33.2

69.4
56.5
62.9
54.9

18.9
58,840


21.9


221757

17 640089
177 416 779
3180715
1112160
199 349 743
109180
199 458 923
197 307 718
2151205

199 377 961
5 228 003
7 347079
211 953043
20 540 436
186 598 711
3 668 999
1144 897

1 892 865
16 849 829
275076

19 017770
5 024 220

461 521813
22 947 866

4 708 421
3 750 991
8 459 412
1 819 273
2 865 901
4 685174
6 527 694
6 616 892
13144 586
201877
4265
21279

6452150
739 815
56 902 407
1 236 789
317 395
65 648 556

51 539 203
4 774 947
535 379 435
11213 769
4 13199 8
607 039 352
1 396 077
278 148149

1 030040
111 351
9 326 650
167 29 8
32 893
6 091
10 674 323


50 657

4 609 654
52 812 064
2 434 086

59 855 804

59 855 804
58 876 403
979401

59 866 164
2 437 509
3193 024
65 496 697
5 499 508
57 300 922
2 696 267

486 266
6 363 950
193 684

7 043 900
1 550 623

131 555 963
8 451 505

1 488 315
966 456
2 454 771
475 524
995 721
1 471 245
1 963 839
1 962177
3 926 016
61522
483
3 655

1 710 185

15 941188
778 926

18 430 299

12 539 240

159 732 249
8 077 730

180 349 219
222 746
82 513 461

323 408

3 106 101
128 421


3 557 930


50790

7 167 841
54 242 584
2 469 881

63 880 306

63 880 306
62 785 875
1094 431

63 890 516
2 882 381
3 590 312
70 363 209
8 820 84 8
58 788 909
2 753452

737 379
6 522 342
236 115

7 495 836
1 665 32 8

129 156 326
8 571 830

1 582 397
1028157
2 610 554
453844
1028729
1 482573
2 036 241
2 056 886
4093127
65394
543
3453

2 708 62 8
11 462
15 657 85 8
795 976

19 173 924

19 780 375
126 417
162 315 984
8 375 305

190 598 081
214 250
88 354 230

491179
1834
3190110
128 479


3 811602


7 898

3 017 921
9 348 283
337949

12 704 153

12 704 153
12 542 384
161769

12 706 680
344 403
522661
13 573 744
3 594 994
9 591 928
379 208
7 614

322 406
731 987
15 980

1070 373
78 903

23 465 512
1 217 034

362 353
232 482
594 835
165 742
304 642
470384
528 095
557 124
1065 219
13 116
80
151

1 728 563
2 967 732
177 432
4 202
4 877 929

15 674 865


7891

4 327 820
8 426166
296 505

13 050 491

13 050 491
12 863 317
187174

13 054 626
410152
623217
14 087 995
4 956 787
8 796 692
329135
5 381

463407
630062
15 142

1 108 611
116 954

19 160 361
942 910

329 861
247057
576 918
168 657
259047
427704
498 51 8
506 104
1 004 622
13434
81
169

2 344 645

2 437 336
186 67 3
2972
4 971626

19 616 729


37 770 128 30 949 442
1 520424 1282239


54 965 417
14448
50 367 594

179145

502 909
18 804

700 858


51 848 410
15 306
20 574 28 8

269 945

439 833
16 972


726 750


58 555

7 627 575
62 160 347
2 772035

72 559 957

72 559 957
71 418 787
1141170

72 572 844
2 781912
3 715 685
79 070 441
9 094 502
66 892 850
3 075 475
7 614

808 672
7 095 937
209 664

8114 273
1 629 526

155 021475
9 668 539

1 850 668
1198 938
3 049 606
641 266
1 300363
1 941629
2 491 934
2 499 301
4 991 235
74638
563
3 806

3 438 748

18 908 920
956 358
4 202
23 308 228

28 214 105

197 502 377
9 598 154

235 314 636
237 194
112 881 055
502 553

3 609 010
147 225

4 258 788


58681

11 495 661
62 668750
2 766386

76 930797

76 930 797
75 649192
1281605

76 945142
3 292 533
4213529
84 451204
13 777 635
67 585601
3 082587
5 381

1 200 786
7 152 404
251257

8 604447
1 782 282

148 316 687
9 514 740

1 91225 8
1 275 214
3187 472
622501
1287776
1910277
2 534 759
2 562 990
5 097749
7882 8
624
3622

5 053273
11 462
18 095194
982649
2972
24 145550

39 397 104
126 417
193265426
9 657544

242 446 491
229 556
116 928 51 8

761124
1834
3 629 943
145451

4 538 352


37 219

857 735
28 191 933

29 049 668

29 049 668
28 858 969
190699
29 045 426
55 638
414 349
29 515 413
889 639
28 625 774


160 568
3036 669

3 197 037
880 040

72 516 944
4 094 026

640175
535641
1 175 816
313 106
398810
711 916
953 281
934 451
1 887 732
29 559
229
3 577

241486

8 861 705

9 103 191

2 047 486

83 393 193

85 440 679
213 021
39 631 919

71 530

1 545 403


1 616 933


37254

2 349 137
28 455 316

30 804 455

30 804 453
30 574 560
229 893

30 800 433
96 757
480 501
31 377 691
2 464025
28 913 666


263101
3114180

3 77281
902 581

71782 216
4 135 78 6

707129
55054 8
1 257 677
289592
419 784
709 376
996 721
970 332
1967053
31200
340
4 352

716 951

8 790 34-4

9 507 2 95

7 074 079

82 645807

89 719 88 6
256 451
41 962 28 8

156 440

1 586 138


1 742 578


125 555

1070 830
84 767 837
354 764
1 157 377
87 350 808
102 626
87 453 434
86 909 213
544 221

87 367 314
1 697 748
2 104189
91 169 251
1 364 917
88 170 625
434385
1 199 324

79717
6 494 402
18 979

6 593 098
2 243 298

243 624 796
9 267 684

1 935 356
1 899 037
3 834 593
995 602
1 103 128
2098 730
2 930 958
3 002165
5 933 123
87 154
3 277
14 128

347 307
159 353
30 343 942
196 532
494 123
31 541 257

2 788 513
712 103
258 657 132
1 304 128
4 415 844
267 877 720
962 041
115 005 875

47 207
11 453
4 011456
17 907
34 684
5 518
4 128 225


125 822

3 795 291
86 292 713
414 329
1112160
91 614 493
109180
91 723 673
91083 966
639707

91632 386
1 88 713
2 653049
96 124148
4 298 776
90 099 444
586 412
1139 516

428 978
6 583245
23819

7 036042
2 339 357

241 422 910
9 297 340

2 089 034
1 925 229
4 014 263
907180
1 158 341
2 065 521
2 996 214
3 083 570
6 079 784
91849
3 301.
13 305

681926
728 353
30 016 869
254 140
314 423
31 995 711

5 068020
4 648 530
259 468 202
1 556 225
4 131 998
274 872 975
910070
119 257 343

112 476
109 517
4 110 569
21 847
32 893
6 091
4 393 395


+ I- I I -. .411_ _ I _ _


5.9
8,252

1.03
42.9
23.7
66.6
3,077
1,410
310
32.9

72.1
56.7
64.4
55.7
18.7
56,869


21.8


7.7
10,787

1.04
41.7
25.0
66.7
3,063
1,401
281
33.6

75.8
49.3
62.5
60.6

16.8
50,689

25.7


8.1
11,445

1.05
41.6
23.6
65.2
3,036
1,407
272
33.8

77.7
50.0
63.8
60.6

16.8
50,005

25.5


10.5
25,463

1.03
47.4
37.5
84.9
4,382
2,421
359
51.1

68.6
43.3
55.8
60.9

18.1
78,426

23.6


10.7
23,823

1.03
44.9
33.2
78.1
4,031
2,221
353
49.5

66.2
48.8
57.4
57.2

18.0
71,343

22.7


8.1
12,767

1.04
42.7
27.2
69.9
3,295
1,581
295
37.0

74.3
48.0
61.1
60.7

17.0
55,254

25.4


8.5
13,109
1.04
42.1
25.3
67.4
3,205
1,546
286
36.7

75.4
49.8
62.5
60.o

17.0
53,422

25.1


5.1
7,052

1.00
40.7
24.7
65.4
2,961
1,373
308
33.7

67.2
57.3
62.3
54.4

18.0
52,841


23.9


5.4
7,410

1.00
41.1
23.2
64.3
2,934
1,372
303
33.4

70.9
56.7
63.9
56.2

17.7
51,487


23.7


4.6
6,066

1.02
44.1
24.2
68.3
3,082
1,323
346
30.0

66.0
63.3
64.6
50.5
21.2
64,889

17.6


4.8
6,236

1.02
44.0
22.7
66.7
3,018
1,309
333
29.7

69.7
62.4
66.0
52.0

20.9
62,565

17.8


GPO 928073


rT* 2


# Represente an average of the mileage reported at the lose of each month within the period.
* Exclude s witching time of train locomotive at initial and final terminals.









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Statement No. M.-211 (S0-A)
JUNE 1957


EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCUIDINO SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
POCAHONTAS REGION ITEM
NO.
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956
AGGREGATES
1. Mile. of road operated at close of month ..................... 221 2701 221 714 50 640 50 759 7898 7 898 58538 58 657 37207 37 254 125 525 125 803 1
2. Train-ailes (locootivo-propelledd otorcua trains):
2-01. Stem locomotivr-propelled train .................... 1590 640 3331463 732 189 1372 937 520 986 780 617 1253175 2153 554 148585 395091 188880 782 818 2-01
2-02. Die.sl-eleetric locomtltve-propelled trains .......... 34 509 967 35 516 836 10024800 10413816 1944 407 1709 156 11969 207 12122 972 5 383 701 5 522 905 17157 059 17 870 959 2-02
2-03. Electric locomotiv-propelled train. ................. 570 646 642 741 436 286 495 778 66 149 59 933 502 435 555 711 68 211 87 030 2-03
2-04. Other locomotir-propelled trains .................... 206 171 242 659 206171 242 659 2-04
2-05. Total loco.otive-aroplled trains .................... 36877424 39 733699 11193275 12282 531 2 531 542 2 549 706 13724817 14832 237 5 532 286 5 917 996 17620 321 18983 466 2-05
2-06. Motoroar-propelled trains ............................ 18 011 20 523 18 011 20 323 2-06
2-07. Total trail-mils .................................... 36895435 39754022 11193275 12282531 2 531 542 2 549 706 13724 817 14832237 5 532 286 5 917 996 17638332 19003 789 2-07
2-08. Ordiary ............................................ 36 511038 39305 724 10989910 12049402 2497674 2513664 13487584 14563066 5 498 371 5 874 931 17525083 18 867 727 2-08
2-09. Light ............................................... 384 397 448298 203 365 233 129 33 868 36 042 237233 269 171 33 915 43 065 113 249 136 062 2-09
3. Road locoaottve-llle:
3-01. Principal ........................................... 36883 790 39737 951 11195421 12283865 2 532 037 2 550 389 13727458 14834254 5 531 306 5917 123 17625026 18 986 574 3-01
3-02. Helper (xcludes "B- and trails *A"- unit)) ......... 898 756 1011 582 476012 555 294 64 663 77 532 540 675 632 826 11 399 16 063 346 682 362 693 3-02
3-03. Light ... ............................................ 1263 360 1456 403 612 546 684262 98 761 113 708 711 307 797 970 79 064 89 717 472 989 568 716 3-03
3-04. Total locoaotiv-mlls ............................... 39 045 906 42 205 956 12283 979 13523 421 2 695 461 2 741629 14 979440 16265 050 5 621 769 6 022 903 18444 697 19 917 983 3-04
3-05. Total, teau only .................................... 1873103 3911-201 850848 1675674 613209 886486 1464057 2562160 154443 412288 254603 936753 3-05
3-06. Total. diesel-elctrie only .......................... 36316 553 37298 020 10948000 11293 838 2 007146 1787 948 12955146 13081786 5 467 326 5 610 615 17 894081 18 605 619 3-06
3-07. Total. electric only ................................. 642 712 743 671 485 131 555 909 73 746 65 746 558 877 619655 83 835 124016 3-07
3-08. Total. other ......................................... 213 538 253 044 1 360 1 449 1 360 1 44 9 212 178 251 595 3-08
Trala-swltchoin locomotlve-miles:
3-09. Steua locootives ..................................... 173 532 370 715 72 392 145 579 55 781 79 968 128173 225 547 26 880 45 776 18 479 99 392 3-09
3-10. Di.esl-electric locomotire .......................... 3323 583 377 285 1250 371 1248444 147038 131099 1397409 1379 543 534141 582 956 1392033 1414786 3-10
3-11. Electric locootlvee ................................. 35255 55 808 28 412 47 284 3061 3 103 31 473 50 387 3 782 5 421 3-11
3-12. Other locomotives .................................... -12
3-13. Tota ...................... 52 70 3 803 808 1351175 1441307 205 880 214 170 1557055 1655 47 561021 628732 1414294 1519599 3-13
3-14. Miles initial and final terminals Incl. In 3-13 ...... 975 331 1030 810 294 685 324233 16141 24 583 310 826 348 816 150 876 163 642 513 629 518 352 3-14
Diesel-olectric unit silts:
3-15. Road ................................................ 93 708632 92 582 540 26007 400 25200 805 5 040 349 3964 537 31047749 29165342 13915146 13 926 421 48747 737 49490 777 3-15
3-16. Train switchin ..................................... 4607787 4685771 1683 451 1686169 247910 200 256 1931 361 1886425 724 857 781 350 1951 569 2017 996 3-16
4. COr-alles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north ................................ 910 284 961144 291 825 308 336 75 988 67 560 365 813 375 896 120 893 131 479 423 578 453 769 1-01
4-02. Loaded. eoot or moth ................................ 704169 737 497 190 094 202 767 50 926 52 254 241020 255 021 99 633 101752 363 516 380 724 4-02
4-03. Loaded, total ... .................................... 1 614 453 1 698 641 481 919 511103 124 914 119 814 606 833 630 917 220 526 233 231 787 094 834493 4-03
4-04. rmpty, east or north ................................. 372 633 357 734 92 282 82 661 35 700 35 229 127 982 117 890 59125 54 652 185 526 185 192 4-4
4-05. Iapty. est or south ................................. 556 756 588 697 185066 194 486 61 553 50 675 246 619 245161 76 514 74 713 233 623 268 823 4-05
4-06. XEpty total ......................................... 929 389 946 431 277 348 277 147 97253 85 904 374 601 563051 135 639 129 365 419149 454015 4-06
4-07. Loaded and empty ast or north ....................... 1282 917 1318 878 384107 390 997 109 688 102 789 493 795 493 786 180 018 186 131 609104 638 961 4-07
4-08. Loaded ande pty.'vet or south ...................... 1260 925 1326 194' 375160 397 253 112 479 102 929 487 639 500 182 176147 176465 597139 649 547 h-08
4-09. Loaded uad empty. total .............................. 2 543 842 2645072 759267 788 250 222167 205 718. 981 434 993 968 356165 362 596 1206243 1288508 4-09
4-10. Caboose. al drettons ............................... 37 352 40 258 11 468 12 625 2 617 2 619 14 085 15 244 5 635 6 015 17 612 18 999 -10
4-l. Passenger carrying car, all directions .............. 961 1275 150 170 18 17 168 187 47 108 746 980 4-11
4-12. Other paseangr-train care, all directions ........... 5 890 6 202 923 1026 30 25 953 1051 266 275 4 671 4 876 4-12
5. Oross ton-alle. of road locomotive and tenders (thous):
5-01. Coal-burning stea locomotive ....................... 698638 1175 230 276 392 514 996 297 450 417 878 573 822 932 874 43 751 119 714 81 065 122 642 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning stea* locomotive ........................ 22 076 202 404 14 106 14106 22 076 188 298 5-02
5-03. Diesel-electric locootives ..... .................... 11 590 129 11 456 384 3 169194 3059 155 636 046 507 994 3 805240 3 567 149 1 704 180 1 718 292 6080 709 6170 943 5-03
5-04. Electric locoaotirs ................................. 228 758 254 055 154 966 162 425 34 913 37 322 189 879 199 747 -. 38 859 54 308 5-04
5-05. Other locootve ...................................... 88168 70 240 751 800 751 800 87 417 69 440 5-05
5-06. Total ........................................ 12 627 749 13158 313 3 600 552 3750 682 969140 963 994 4569692 4714676 1 747 951 1 838 006 6 310 126 6605 631 5-06
6. Groes ton-allge of carl, contend, and cab3oses (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-burning stea locomotive train ........ 6 488812 9790054 2258801 3 853 960 3 049 456 3 644985 5 308 257 7498 945 367 153 1146 094 815 402 1145015 6-01
6-02. Total in oll-burn ni stema locomtiov trains ......... 27 015 1236 870 161112- 161112 27 015 1075 758 6-02
6-03. Total in diesel-olectric locootlive trans ........... 109 059 753 108 651 895 31994533 31593759 8248 900 6864 831 0243433 38458590 15699 034 15341157 53 117 286 54 852 16 8 6-03
6-04. Total in electric locomotive train .................. 2 193 587 2 347 343 1642 761 1778 336' 292 784 245 800 1 935 545 2 024 136 258 042 323 207 6-04
6-05. Total in other locomotive and atorcar trains ........ 787 601 897 746 -787 601 897 746 6-05
6-06. Total in all friht trains ......................... 118556768 122923908 35896095 37387167 11591140 10755616 47487235 48142783 16066187 16487231 55003 346 58293894 6-06
6-07. Total of pass. train care and content Incl. in 6-06 360 825 407 955 55214 71 411 2 925 2 493 58139 73 904 17 955 21 937 284 731 312 114 6-07
7. het ton-iles. revenue and nonrevenu. (thousands) ............ 54 476 795 56345317 16869140 17649036 6503 555 6025 379 23372 695 23674415 7467915 7724644 23636185 24946258 7
8. Train-houre (incl. traio-oitching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning stem. locomotiv-propelled train ....... 104 629 188 561 50 119 93 916 31 522 46 801 81 641 140 717 13048 25 610 9 940 22 234 8-01
8-02. 0il-burning team locoeotlve-propelled train ........ 573 27 22 2 179 2 179 573 25 043 8-02
8-03. Diesel-electric ocomotive-propelled trains .......... 1832 795 1 898 389 604 200 621181 102 387 91162 706 587 712 34 3 291 824 03 447 834 384 882 599 8-03
8-04. Electric locomctive-propelled train ............ .... 31061 53 916 24205 25 984 3 486 3 375 27 691 29 359 3 370 4557 8-..o
8-05. Other locootivepropelled trai ..................... 6 367 7 154 -- 6 367 7 154 8-05
8-06. Itoroar-propslled train.......................... ..... 1.01 1182 1 101 1182 8-06
8-7. Total tr-hour .................................... 1976526 2156 424 678 524 743 260 137 395 141338 815 919 884598 304 872 329057 855735 942769 8-07
AVERAGES
9. Averageper mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-llel, ordinary ................................ 5.5 5.9 7.2 7.9 10.5 10.6 7.7 8.3 4.9 5.3 4.7 5.0 9-01
9-02. Net ton-aile ........................................ ,207 8,471 11,104 11,590 27,448 25,430 13,309 13,454 6,690 6,912 6,277 6,610 9-02
10. Averages per train-mile excludingg light trains):
10-01. Loooeotile-miles (principal and helper) ............. 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.0 1.03 1.03 1.04 1.04 1.00 1.00 1.02 1.02 10-01
10-02. Loadd fright car-les............................ 44.2 43.2 43.9 42.4 50.0 47.6 45. 43.3 40.1 39.7 44.9 44.2 10-02
10-03. Empty freight car--il ................... ........... 25.5 24.1 25.2 23.0 38.9 34.2 27.8 24.9 24.7 22.0 23.9 24.1 10-03
10-04. Total freight car-ails (eluding caboose) ......... 69. 67.3 69.1 65.4 88.9 81.8 72.8 68.2 64.8 61.7 68.8 68.3 10-04
10-05. Gross ton-miles (exl. locomotive and tenders) ..... 3,247 3,127 3,266 3,103 4,641 4,279 3,521 3,306 2,922 2,806 3,139 3,090 10-05
10-06. Set ton-iles ....................................... 1,492 1,43 1,535 1,465 2,604 2,397 1,733 1,626 1,358 1,315 1,349 1,322 10-06
11. Oross ton-miles of loconotives and tenders per locowctive-elll 323 312 293 277 360 352 305 290 311 305 342 332 11
12. let ton-mille per loaded car-ile ............................ 33.7 33.2 35.0 34.5 52.1 50.3 38.5 37.5 33.9 33.1 30.0 29.9 12
13. Car-mile ratio: Loaded freight care
13-01. Percent of total oar-aills. uat or north ........... 71.0 72.9 76.0 78.9 67.5 65.7 74.1 76.1 67.2 70.6 69.5 71.0 13-01
13-02. Percent of total oar-ail., west or south ........... 55.8 55.6 50.7 51.0 45.3 50.8 49.4 51.0 56.6 57.7 60.9 58.6 1-02
13-03. Percent of total car-mils, all directions .......... 63.2 6.23.5 64.8 56.2 58.2 61.8 63.5 61.9 64.3 65.3 64.8 13-03
13-04. Percent east or north of total car-aile ............ 56.4 56.6 60.6 60.3 59.2 56.4 60.3 59.6 54.8 56.4 53.8 54.4 13-o
14. Averages per trala-hour:
14-01. Trai.-iles.......................................... 18.7 18.4 16.5 16.5 18.4 18.0 16.8 16.8 18.1 18.0 20.6 20.2 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-mill (excl. locomotive and tenders) ..... 59,982 57,004 52,903 50,302 84,364 76,099 58,201 54,423 52,698 50,104 64,276 61,833 'i-02
15. Percent train-wltching hours at way stations of
total trail-bors. .......................................... 21.6 21.4 26.0 25.0 23.0 22.4 25.5 24.6 22.4 23.6 17.5 17.7 15

Exoludes switohing time of train looomotive at initial and final terminals.


cS'9 -


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 109 reports of freight train statietlic representing 114railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 1957 AND 1956






UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA '-|C-'


1IIIII I IIIIIII 1 876C11 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 8765 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No M.-211 (OS-A)


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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 109 reports of freight train statistics representing 114 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE 1957 AND 1956


EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
S19571956 1957 1956 1957 1956 POCAHONTAS REGION 157 rNO.EM
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month #...... ........
2. Train-miles (locomotive-propelled ad motorcar trains):
2-01. Steaa locoaotive-propelled trains ...................
2-02. Diesel-electric locoaotitv-propelled trains ..........
2-03. Electric loconotive-propelled trains ...............
2-04. Other locootive-propelled trains ...................
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled trains ...................
2-06. Motorcar-propelled train..........................
2-07. Total train- iles ................................
2-08. Ordinary......... ................
2-09. Light........ ..... ..........................
3. Road locomotTe-alles:
3-01. Principal ........................ .................
3-02. Belper (ecludes *B" and trailing A" units) ........
3-03. Light ... ....................... ...
3-04. Total locomotive-mile ... ........... ........
3-05. Total, stea. only ................................
3-06. Total, diesel-electric only ..........................
3-07. Total, electric only .............................
3-08. Total, other... ................................
Train-eiltching locomotlTe-milee:
3-09. Stea loco otie ................................
3-10. Diesl-electric locomotives ............. ........
3-11. Electric locomotives ...............................
3-12. Other loconoties ............................
3-13. Total........... ..... .....................
3-14. Miles Initial and final terminals incl. in 3-13 ......
Diesel-electric unit miles:
3-15. Road............ .............................
3-16. Train s itohin .................................
4. Car-alles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north ..............................
4-02. Loaded, west or south ................................
4-03. Loaded. total ... ............................ ......
4-04. lEpty, east or north .................................
4-05. Empty. west or south .................................
4-06. Empty, total .....................................
4-07. Loaded and empty. east or north ......................
4-08. Loaded and espty, vest or south ......................
4-09. Loaded ad a empty, total ............................
4-10. Caboose, all directions ............................
4-11. Pasenagr carrying car. all directions .............
4-12. Other paseneer-train cars, all directions ...........
5. Gross ton-iles of road locomotives and tenders (thous):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives ....................
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives .......................
5-03. Diesel-electric locootives .......................
5-04. Electric locootives............................
5-05. Other locootives ..............................
-06. Total ....................... .. .... ............
6. Gross ton-miles of care, contents, and cabooses (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-buraine stema locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trains .........
6-03. Total in diesel-eloetric locomotive trains .. ...
6-04. Total in electric locomotive trains ..................
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........
6-06. Total In all freight train ..........................
6-07. Total of pass. train cars and contents incl. In -06
7. Net ton-mile.s revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ............
8. Train-hours (incl. train-soitchiln hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled trail .......
8-02. C11-burnine stean locomotive-propelled train ........
8-03. Diesel-electric locorotive-propelled trains .........
8-o4. Electric locorctlve-propelled trains .................
8-05. Other locomotive-propelled trains .................
8-06. Motoroar-propelled trained ...........................
8-07. Total train-hours...............................

AVERAGES

9. Avera per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-lIles, ordinary ................................
9-02. et ton-ile...................................
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains):
10-01. Locomotive-ilie (principal and helper) ............
10-02. Loaded freight car-mils............................
10-03. Empty freight car-ilee............................
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose) .........
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tender) .....
10-06. Net ton-. iles .............. ......................
11. Gross ton-miles of locomoti*ve and tenders per locooctive-rile
12. Iet ton-ailes per loaded car-mile ............................
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight cars
13-01. percent of total car-miles, east or north ...........
13-02. Percent of total car-siles, west or south ...........
13-03. Percent of total car-ailes, all directions ..........
13-04. Percent east or north of total car-miles ...........
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Trait-mile ..................................
1-02. Rose ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tenders) .....

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


221320

11 146 780
209 630 084
3 697 445
1 363 548
225 837 857
120 637
225 958 494
223 698 007
2 260 487

225 869 374
5 434 054
7 497 583
238 801 011
13 222 161
220005 802
4 152 572
1 420 476

1 222 289
19 950 591
263 898

21 436 778
5 728195

564 841 243
27 668 640

5 336 483
4 337 828
9 674 311
2 322 564
3 359 057
5 681 621
7 659 047
7 696 885
15 355 932
228683
5 030
27 410

4 726 179
181429
69 704 696
1 381628
586 493
76 580425

39 538 916
739 118
648 612 445
13 095 869
5 203 445
707189 793
1 773 081
321 995 644

72 5 919
12 026
10 998 664
196 193
41 051
6619
11 980 472


5.6
8,038
1.02
43.2
25.4
68.6
3,161
1,439
321
33.3
69.7
56.4
63.0
55.2
18.9
59,029

21.9


221752

20 971552
212 933615
3 823456
1 354 819
239 083442
129 503
239 212 94 5
236 613 442
2 599503

239 115 912
6 839 58 5
8 803482
254 158979
24 451637
223 896 731
4 412670
1 397 941

2 263580
20 227114
330 884

22 821 578
6 055030

554104353
27 684 847

5 669 565
4 48848 8
10 158 053
2177007
3 454598
5 631605
7 846 572
7 94308 6
15 789 65 8
242135
5540
27 481

7 627 380
942 219
68 358 791
1490844
38763 5
78 806 869

61 329 25 7
6 011 817
644 031 330
13 561112
5 029 744
729 963260
1 804 032
334 493 467

1 218 601
138 573
11 225 03 9
201214
40047
7273
12 830747


50 655

5 341 843
62 836 864
2 870 372
71 049 079

71049079
69 866 313
1 182 766

71 061 585
2 913 521
3 805 570
77 780 676
6 350 356
68 248 922
3181398

558 658
7 614 321
222 096

8 395075
1 845 308

157 532 759
10 165 560

1 780140
1 156 550
2 936 690
567 806
1180 787
1 748 593
2 347 946
2 337 337
4 685 283
72 990
633
4 578

1 986 577

19 110 382
933 892

22 030 851

14 798 041

191 726 772.
9 720 491

216 245 304
277 960
99 382 601
373 527

3 710 301
152 626

4 236 454


50 78 5

8 540 778
64 656 400
2 965 659

76162 83 7

76162 837
74 835 277
1327 560

76 174 381
3 437 67 5
4 274 574
83 886 630
10 496 522
70082 747
3 307 361


882 95 8
7 770786
283 399

8 937143
1 989 561

154 357131
10 257 999

1 890 733
1 230 924.
3121657
536 505
1 223 215
1 759 720
2 427 23 8
2 454139
4 881 377
78 019
713
4479

3223624
25 568
18 717 013
958 401

22 924 606

23 634 335
287 52 9
193 909 743
10153 641

227 985 24 8
285 661
106 003 266

585 09 5
4013
3 811 291
154 463

4 554 862


7 898'

3 538 907
11 292 690
404 098

15 235695

15 235 695
15 04 058
195 637
15 238 717
409066
621 422
16 269 205
4 208 203
11 599 074
452 954
8 974

378 187
879025
19 041

1 276 253
95 044

28 505 861
1 464 944

436 341
283 408
719 749
201 442
366195
567 637
637 783
649 603
1 287 386
15 733
98
181

2 025 993

3 603 778
212 345
4 953
5 847 069

18 724 321

46 019 028
1 813 208

66 556 557i
17 373
36 871 149

210 667

605 296
22 290

838 253


7893

5 108 437
10 135 322
356438

15 600197

15 600197
15 376 981
223216

15 605015
487 68 4
736 925
16 829 624
5 843 273
10 584 640
394 881
6830

543 37 5
761161
18 245

1 322 781
141 537

23124 898
1143166

397 421
299 311
696 732
203886
309 722
513 608
601 307
609 03 3
1 210 340
16 053
98
194
2762523

2 945 330
223995
3772
5 935 620

23 261714

37 814 27 3
1 528 039

62 604026
17799
34 599 667

316746

530995
20 347

868088


58 553

8 880 750
74 129 554
3 274 470

86 284 774
86 284 774
84 906 371
2 378403

86 300 302
3 322 587
4 426 992
94 049 881
10 558 559
79 847 996
3 634 352
8 974

936 845
8 493 346
241 137

9 671 328
1 940 352

186 038 620
11 630 504

2 216 481
1 439 958
3 656 439
769 248
1 546 982
2 316 230
2 985 729
2 986 940
5 972 669
88 723
731
4 759

4 012 570

22 714 160
1146 237
4 953
27 877 920

33 522 362

237 745 800
11 533 699

282 801 861
295 333
136 253 750

584 194

4 315 597
174 916

5 074 707


58 67 8

13 649 215
74 791722
3 322097

91 763034

91 763034
90 212 25 8
1550776

91 779 396
5 925 359
5 011499
100 716 254
16 339 795
80 667 38 7
3 702 242
6830

1 426 333
8 531 947
301644

10 259 924
2131098

177 482029
11 401165

2 288 154
1 530 235
3 818 389
740 391
1 532 937
2 273 32 8
3 028 54 5
3063172
6 091 717
94 072
811
4673

5 986147
25 568
21 662 343
1182 396
3772
28 860226

46 896049
287 529
231 724 016
11 681680

290 589 274
303 460
140 602 933

901 841
4 013
4 342 286
174 810

5 422 950


37 217

1 006320
33 575 634

34 581954

34 581 954
34 357 340
224 614

34 576 732
67 037
493 413
35 137 182
1044082
34 093 100


187 248
3 570810


3 758058
1 030 916

86 430090
4 818883

761 068
635 274
1 396 342
372 231
475 324
847 555
1 133 299
1110598
2 243 897
35 194
276
3 843

285 237

10 565 885


10 851 122

2 414 639

99 092 227


101 506866
230 976
47 099 834

84 578
1 837 227


1 921805


37254

2 744 228
33 978 221

36 722 449

36 722 449
36 449 491
272 958

36 717 556
112 820
570218
37 400 594
2 876 313
34 524 281


308 877
3 697136

4 006 013
1066 223

85708637
4 917136

838 60 8
652 300
1 490 908
344 244
494497
838 741
1 182 852
1146797
2 329 649
37 215
448
4627

836 665

10 508 636

11 345 501

8 220173

97 986 944


106 207117
278 38 8
49 686 933

182050

1 889 585


2 071635,


125 550
1 259 710
101 924 896
422 975
1 363 548
104 971129
120 637
105 091766
104 434 296
657 470

104 992 340
2 044 430
2 577178
109 613 949
1 619 5?0
106 064 706
518 220
1 411502

98196
7 886435
22 761

8007 392
2 756 927

292 372 533
11 219 253

2 358 934
2 262 596
4 621 530
1 181085
1 336 751
2 517 836
3 540 019
3 599 347
7 139 366
104 766
4 023
18808

428372
181429
36 424 651
235391
581 540
37 851383

3 601 915
739110
311 774 418
1 562 170
5 203 445
322 881066
1 246 772
138 642 060

57 147
12 026
4 845 840
21 277
41051
6619
4 983 960


125 820

4 578109
104 163 672
501 359
1 354 819
110 597 959
129 503
110 727 462
109 951693
775769

110 618 960
2 201406
3221765
116 042131
5 235 529
108 705 063
710 42 8
1 391111

528370
7 998 031
29 240

8 555 641
2 857 709

290 913 687
11366 546

2 542 803
2 305 953
4 848 756
1092 37.2
1 427 164
2 519 536
3 635175
3 733117
7 368292
110 84 8
4 281
18181

804 568
916 651
36 187 812
308 44 8
383 863
38 601 342

6 213035
5 724 28 8
314 320 370
1 879 432
5 029 744
333166 869
1222184
144 203 601

134 710
134 560
4 993168
26 404
40047
7273
5 336162


4~ + 4 1 2 _


5.9
8,288

1.03
42.9
23.8
66.7
3,085
1,414
310
32.9

72.3
56.5
64.3
55.8
18.6
56,892


21.8


7.6
10,840

1.04
42.1
25.0
67.1
3,095
1,422
283
33.8

75.8
49.5
62.7
60.6
16.8
51,044


25.8


8.1
11,469

1.05
41.7
23.5
65.2
3,046
1,416
273
34.0

77.9
50.2
64.0
60.6
16.7
50,053

25.4


10.5
25,792

1.03
47.9
37.7
85.6
4,425
2,452
359
51.2

68.4
43.6
55.9
60.6
18.2
79.399

23.5


10.7
24,086

1.03
45.3
33.4
78.7
4,071
2,250
353
49.7

66.1
49.1
57.6
57.0
18.0
72,117

22.7


8.0
12,856

1.04
43.0
27.3
70.3
3,331
1,605
296
37.3

74.2
48.2
61.2
60.6
17.0
55,728

25.4


8.4
13,166

1.04
42.3
25.2
67.5
3,221
1,559
287
36.8

75.6
50.0
62.7
59.9
16.9
53,585

25.0


5.1
6,992
1.00
40.6
24.7
65.3
2,954
1,371
309
33.7
67.2
57.2
62.2
54.5
18.0
52,819

23.7


5.4
7,328
1.00
40.9
23.0
63.9
2,91
1,363
303
33.3

70.9
56.9
64.0
56.2
17.7
51,267

23.7


4.6
6,101

1.02
44.3
24.1
68.4
3,092
1,328
345
30.0

66.6
62.9
64.7
51.0
21.1
64,784

17.6


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
* Exoludes switching time of train locomotive at initial ana final terminals.


4.8
6,297

1.02
44.1
22.9
67.0
3,030
1,312
333
29.7

69.9
61.8
65.8
52.4
20.8
62,436

17.8








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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


1111 11llll1lillli JUIII1 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 8617 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS



FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 109 reports of freight train statistics representing 114 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 1957 AND 1956


Statement No. M.-211 (Os.A)
JULY 1957


ITEM


AVERAGES

9. Averages per mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary ................................
9-02. let ton-miles ..................................
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains):
10-01. Locomotive-miles (principal and helper) ............
10-02. Loaded freight car-mles.........................
10-03. Empty freight car-iles.............................
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose) .........
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tenders) .....
10-06. Net ton-miles .......................................
11. Gross tin-miles of locomotivel and tenders per locometive-mile
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-ile ............................
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight cars
13-01. Percent of total car-miles. *ast or north ...........
13-02. Percent of total car-miles, west or south ..........
13-03. Percent of total car-miles, all directions ..........
13-0o. Percent east or north of total car-iles ............
14. Avorages per train-hour:
14-01. Traio-iles .......................................
14-02. Gross ton-milel (excl. locomotives and tender) .....

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


UNITED STATES


1957


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month .....................
2. Train-lles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Steaa locomotive-propelled trains ...................
2-02. Diesel-electric locoative-propelled trains ..........
2-03. Electric locomotive-propolled trains .................
2-04. Other loconotive-propelled trains ....................
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled trains ...................
2-06. Motorcar-propelled train ............................
2-07. Total train-miles ................................ ..
2-08. Ordinary .................... ....................
2-09. Light ................. ..... ......................
3 Road locomotite-ailes:
3-01. Principal............ ........
3-02. Helper (excludes B" and trailing "A" unit) .........
\ 3. Light ... ........................................ .
S Total loco otiv -ailes ...............................
5. Total, stem only ....................................
6. Total, diesel-electric only ..........................
S 30 Total, electric only ...............................
S a 8. Total, other ................................... ..
/ ln-itchi locomotlve-ailes:
9. Steam locootis .....................................
3-10. Diesel-electrlc locomotive .........................
S3-11. Electric locosotives .................................
3-12. Other locomotios ..................................
3-13. Total ..............................................
3-14. Miles initial and final terminal incl. in 3-13 ......
Dlesel-olectric unit miles:
3-15. Road ............................................
3-16. Train switching .....................................
4. COr-iles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north ................................
4-02. Loaded, west or south ................................
4-03. Loaded, total ... ....................................
4-04. Empty, east or north .................................
4-05. empty, est or south ............. ..............
4-06. Empty, total ... .............. ..
4-07. Loaded and empty, east or north ......................
4-08. Loaded and empty, vest or south ......................
4-09. Loaded and empty, total ............................
4-10. Caboose. all direction...........................
4-11. Passeager carrying cars, all directions ..............
4-12. Other passenger-train cars, all directions ...........
5. Gross ton-ailes of road locomotives and tenders (thous):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locomotives ......................
5-02. 011-burnlng steam locootives .......................
5-03. Dlesel-electric locomotives ........................
5-04. Electric locomotives ...............................
5-05. Other locomotives ................................
5-06. Total.........................................
6. Gross ton-miles of care, contents, and cabooses (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trains ........
6-03. Total in diesel-electric locomotive trains ...........
6-04. Total in electric locomotive trains ..................
6-05. Total in other locomotve and motorcar trains.
6-06. Total in all freight trains .......................
6-07. Total of pass. train care and contents incl. n 6-06
7. Net tcn-liles. revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ............
8. Train-hour (incl. train-switchlng hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burtin steam locomotive-propelled tralna .......
8-02. 0-urning steal locomotive-propelled trains ........
8-03. Dissel-alectlic locomotive-propelled trains ..........
8-0L. Electric locomctive-propelled trains ................
8-05. Other locomotive-propelled trains ...................
8-06. Hotoroar-propeled train.........................
8-07. Total train-hours ....................................


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT
INCUIDINO
POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


________ 4_ -, 1- o -4 r 6


221 245

1 499 618
34 882 905
592 053
228 661
37 203 237
15013
37 218 250
36 836 362
381 888

37 210 526
892 029
1 235 853
39 338 408
1 742 956
36 704 333
658 012
233 107

166 019
3 466 689
30 968

3 663 676
991 409

94 230 551
4 809 402

864 567
680 270
1 544 837
382 254
591 314
973 568
1 246 821
1 271 584
2 518 405
37 680
1 151
6 070

633 983
42 658
11 652 388
229 337
96 053
12 654 419

5 701 595
169 228
106 300 364
2 106 957
849 084
115 127 228
394 059
51 624 285

94 482
2 081
1 866 404
31 943
6 912
867
2 002 689


1957


221 651

2 462 672
33 88185C
589 027
274 971
37 208 52 0
18 552
37 227 072
36 849 623
377 44 9

37 212 002
844 022
1280 018
39 336 04 2
2 811 853
35 559 276
681 742
283 171

287935
3226 825
51 534

3 566 292
972 401

89728 314
4 505 713

857 052
663 008
1520 060
351 025
587 713
938 73 8
1208 077
1 250 721
2 458 798
37 788
1226
6175

831 300
166 954
11054 087
233 850
78 675
12 364 866

6 507 62 8
1102 363
99 699 990
2039 854
1024 718
110 374 53 3
388 239
48 278 079

133 425
22 175
1785 499
31 516
8 109
1097
1 981 821


1956


50 6 52

648 597
9 975 506
463 232

11 092 335

11 092 335
10 699 042
193 2 93

11094 488
448 398
606 885
12 149 771
726 364
10 903 847
514 b60


65 471
1 267 609
24 596

1 357 676
279 2 70

Z5 666 2 51
1669199

269 491
180 0 50
449 541
94 4 16
188 083
282 499
363 907
368 133
732 040
11 509
124
764

240 371

3148 996
162 204

3 551 571

1 )63 703

30 252 2 56
1 610 044

33 626 003
47 450
15 455 303

42901

602 2 03
25 605


670 709


I


I 1 I _


50 758

069 770
9 612 034
448 508

10 930 12

10 930 312
10 742 798
187 514

10 931 576
432 161
585 298
11 949035
1012 238
10 437 543
499 254


99 156
1 154 820
43 956

1 297 932
285 999

23 u93 3C4
1 581 847

266 006
167 84 5
433 851
82 251
195 152
2774C 3
3482 57
362 997
711 254
11 270
136
859

311 886
496
2 L64 908
146 724

3 324 014

2 367 288
6 278
27 664 362
1 502 85 6

31 740 784
52 455
13 699 260

60 839
85
566 085
23750


650 759


1957


7 898

423 242
1 871 009
56 197

2 350 448
"


2 350 448
2 317 979
32 469

2 350 858
52 753
83 159
2 486 770
499 847
1 924 458
62 380
85.

52 787
144 851
2 500

200 138
14 875

4 836 555
246 832

65170
41 889
107 059
30 923
59 555
90 478
96 093
101 444
197 537
2 439
14
31

240 293

610 276
29 644
47
880 260

2 358 754

7 460 000
250 208

10 068 962
2 925
5 493 575

26 554

98 708
3 037


128 299


7 898

639 429
1 626 186
50 051

2 315 666

2 315 666
2 284 038
31 628

2 316 061
72 794
112 137
2 500 992
742 127
1 701 931
55 151
1783

65 530
129 221
2 338

195 089
20 562

3 798 092
200 893

61490
38 100
99 590
28 116
50 431
78 547
89 606
88 531
178 137
2 400
15
26

356 266

484 641
30 966
984
872 857

2768433

6 056 718
209 668

9 034 819
2495
4 916 067

36 418

86 493
2975

125 886


58 550

1 071 839
11 846 515
524 429

13 442 783

13 442 783
13 217 021
225 762

13 445 346
501 151
690 044
14 536 541
1 226 211
12 833 305
576 940
85

118258
1 412 460
27 096

1 557 814
294 145

30 702 806
1 916 031

334 661
221 939
556 600
125 339
247 638
372 977
460 000
469 577
929 577
13 948
138
795

480 664

3 759 272
191 848
47
4431 831

4 322 457

37 712 256
1 860 252

43 894 965
50 375
20 948 878

69 455

700 911
28 642

799 008


WESTERN DISTRICT


58 656

1 509 199
11 238 220
498 559

13 245 97 8

13 245 978
13026 836
21914 2

13247 637
504 955
697 435
14 450 027
1754365
12 139 474
554 405
1783

162 686
1284041
46 294

1493021
306 561

27 691 476
1782 740

327 496
205 945
533 441
110 367
245 583
355 950
437 863
451 528
889 391
13 670
151
885

668 152
496
3349549
177 690
984
4196 871

5 135 721
6278
33 921080
1712 524

40775 603
54 950
18 815 335

97 257
85
652 578
26 725


776 645


37 206

132 778.
5 254 258

5 387 036

5 387 036
5 357111
29 925

5 386 074
9 394
75 439
5 470 907
137 869
5 333 038


25 770
543 440


569 210
151178

13 431 521
743 275

107 815
96 560
204 375
59 519
70 049
129 568
167 334
166 609
333 943
5 467
67
299

38 007

1643 897


1 681 904

301 319

14 686 193


14 987 512
21 571
6 931 235

11 768

286 307


298 075


- - 4 4 -- 4 4 4 4 -


5.4
7,527

1.02
42.0
26.4
68.4
3,125
1,401
322
33.4

69.3
53.5
61.3
56.0

18.6
57,486

22.2


5.4
7,026

1.02
41.2
25.5
6&.7
2,995
1,310
314
31.8

70.9
53.0
61.8
56.4

18.8
55,693

21.8


6.9
9,843

1.04
41.3
25.9
67.2
3,104
1,418
292
34.4

74.1
48.9
61.4
59.9

16.5
50,433

26.8


6.8
8,833
1.04
40.4
25.8
66.2
2,955
1,294
278
32.0

76.4
46.2
61.0
61.3

16.8
48,775

25.9


9.5
22,438

1.02
46.2
39.0
85.2
4,344
2,370
354
51.3
67.8
41.3
54.2
60.9

18.3
78,480

24.1


20,0,9

1.03
43.6
34.4
78.0
3,956
2,152
349
49.4

68.6
43.0
55.9
61.7

18.4
71,770

23.1


7.3
11,542

1.04
42.1
28.2
70.3
3,321
1,585
303
37.6

72.8
47.3
59.9
60.1

16.8
54,937

26.4


7.2
10,348

1.04
41.0
27.3
68.3
3,130
1,444
290
35.3
74.8
45.6
60.0
61.4

17.1
52,502

25.5


4.6
6,oo009

1.00
38.1
24.2
62.3
2,798
1,294
307
33.9

64.4
58.0
61.2
52.8

18.1
50,281

23.4


4.8
6,032

1.00
38.2
22.4
60.6
2,723
1,265
308
33.1

67.8
58.3
63.0
53.7
18.0
48,736

23.6


4.7
6,104

1.02
42.9
25.8
68.7
3,080
1,300
340
30.3
68.1
56.9
62.5
53.8

20.3
62,107

18.2


4.7
5,772

1.02
42.4
25.1
67.5
2,981
1,228
334
29.0

69.0
56.9
62.8
53.7

20.5
60,837

18.0


ITEM
NO.


* Excludes switching time of locomotives at Initial ann final terminals.


I -T


r I


I


1956


37 228

283 902
5 253 811

5 537 713

5 537 713
5 502 384
35 529

5 536 792
9868
80 636
5627 296
294 736
5 332 560


42 966
545 925


588 891
152 713

13 351629
744 983

112 875
97 156
210 031
53 564
69613
123 177
166 439
166 769
333 208
5620
90
287

82 361

1649456


1731 817

748 927

14 236 466

14 985 393
21 487
6 960 839

20 820

286 659


307 479


125 489

295 001
17 782 132
67 624
228 661
18 375 418
15 013
18 388 431
18 262 230
126 201

18 379 106
381 484
470 370
19 230 960
378 876
18 537 990
81 072
233 022

21 991
1 510 789
3 872

1 536 652
546 086

50 096 224
2 150 096

422 091
361 771
783 862
197 396
273 627
471 023
619 487
635 398
1 254 885
18 265
946
4 976

115 312
42 658
6 249 219
37 489
96 006
6 540 684

1077 819
169 228
53 901 915
246 705
849 084
56 244 751
322 113
23 744172

13 259
2 081
879 186
3 301
6 912
867
905 606


125 767
669 571
17 389 819
90 468
274 971
18 424 829
18 552
18 443 381
18 320 403
122 978

18427 573
329 199
501 947
19 258 719
762 752
18087 242
127 337
281388

82 281
1396 859
5240

1484 380
513 127

48 685 209
1 977 990

416 681
359 907
776 588
187 094
272 517
459 611
603 775
632 424
1236 199
18 498
985
5 003

80 787
166 458
6 055 082
56 160
77 691
6436178

622 980
1 096 085
51 542 444
327 310
1024 718
54 613 537
311 802
22 501905

15 348
22 090
846 262
4 791
8 109
1097
897 697









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
Page 2 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 109 reports of freight train statistics representing 114 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED nITH JULY 1957 AND 1956


EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCUIDINO SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
AGG 951POCAHONTAS REGION ___NO.
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 196 1 1951956 1957 1956
AGGREGATES


1. Niles of road operated at close of month #...................
2. Train-miles (locootive-propelled and otorcar trains):
2-01. Stea locootive-propelled trains ....................
2-02. Diese-electric locomotive-propelled trains ..........
2-03. Electric locomotive-propelled train ................
2-04. Other locootive-propelled trains ....................
2-05. Total locomotive-prepelled trains ....................
2-06. Motorcar-propelled train............................
2-07. Total traa- iles ....................................
2-08. Ordinary............. ..........................
2-09. light ........... ............................. ..
3. Road locomOt re-alles:
3-01. Principal ............................ .. ..
3-02. Belper (excludes -B6 and trailing "A" unit) .........
3-03. taiht ............................... ................
3-04. Total locoottival-ilea ..............................
3-05. total, ste only.......................... ........
3-06. Total, diesel-electric only ........................
3-07. Total, electric only.............................
3-08. Total, other ..................................
Train-seitchieg locomotle-ailae:
3-09. Steam locootiv ...................................
3-10. Diseel-electrlc locootlrve .........................
3-11. electric locowotir s ............................
3-12. Other locosotlvor ................................
3-13. Total ... .............. ..........
3-14. iltse initial and final terminals ncl. n 3-13 ....
Di.eel-o1.lctrc unit silei:
3-15. Road ...........................................
3-16, Train sitohing ........................ ... .......
4. COr-miles (thousands):
4-01. Loadd, ast or north ..............................
4-02. oiaded, rnet or south..............................
4-03. Loaded, total ... .... .......... ..........
4-04. Xptyr, eat or north ...............................
-05. ty, t or .............................
4-06. apty, total ...................................
4-07. Loaded and empty, east or north .....................
4-08. Loaded ald empty, set or south .....................
4-09. Loaded and empty, total ............. ...........
4-10. Caboose, all dirctlon ...........................
4-ll. Palenor carrying co.are, all direction ..............
4-12. Other passear-train cars, all directions ...........
5. Gross tos-mles. of road locomotive and tenders (thous):
5-01. Coal-burning teaa locomotive .......................
5-02. 011-burning sttea locootives .......................
5-03. Dieel-electric locomotive........................
5-04. Electric locomotive............................
5-05. Other loco otive ................................
5-06. Total......................................
6. Oro.s ton-iles of cars, contents, and cabooes (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-burning stam loco.otlve trains ........
6-02. Total in oll-brnin team locomotive trains .........
6-03. Total in dieel-electric locomotive trains ..........
6-04. Total in electric locomotive train ..................
6-05. Total In other locomotive and motorcar trains ........
6-06. Total in all freight train ..........................
6-07. Total of pas. train clrs a d contents Incl. In 6-06
7. et tom-miles, retenue and noare.vem* thousandn) ..........
8. Tral-hours (ncl. traln-sBltchinv hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning stean locomotivepropelled tralr .......
8-02. Oil-brnine steaa locoiotliv-propelled train .........
8-03. Desel-lectric locomotive-propelled trains .........
8-04. Klectrie locomtive-propelled train ...............
8-05. Other locomotive-proelled traio ..................
8-06. iotoroar-propelled train .........................
8-07. Total train-hours .................................

AVERAGES

9. Averagesper ie of road per day:
9-01. Tralin-mles, ordinary.............................
9-02. oet ton-miles ...................................
10. Averees per train-mile (excludilo light trains):
10-01. Looomotrle-le. (principal and helper) ............
10-02. Loaded freight ear-mile............................
10-03. empty freight car-mile ..........................
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose) .........
10-03. Gross ton-miles (mxcl. locomotive* and tenders) .....
10-06. et ton-miles ......................................
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tenders per locomotive-vile
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-mile ..........................
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight care
13-01. Percent of total car-miles, eat or north ..........
13-02. Percent of total uar-milee est or south..........
13-03. Percent of total car-mlles, Ill directions ..........
13-04. Percent east or north of total car-iles ...........
14. Average* per trali-hour:
14-01. Train-miles ........................................
14-02. Gross tom-miles (excl. locomotives and tender) .....

15. Percent tralin-witchiu hour at vay stations of
total tran-bours* .........................................


221 317

12 646 398
244 512 989
4 289498
1 592 209
263 041 094
135650
263 176 744
260 534 569
2 642 375

263 079 900
6 326 083
8 731 046
278 137 029
14 965 117.
256 707 745
4 810 584
1 653 583

1 3880 08
23 417 280
294 866

25 100 454
6 719 604

658 994 995
32 497 620

6 201 050
5 018 097
11 219 147
2 704 817
3 950 372
6 655189
8 905 867
8 968 469
17 874 336
266362
6 191
33 458

5 360 162
224 087
81 357 083
1 610 965
682546
89 234 843

45 240 511
908 346
754 912 809
15 202 826
6 052 529
822 317 021
2 167 140
373 619 930

820 401
14 107
12 865 068
228 136
47 963
7 486
13 983 161


5.6
7,963

1.02
43.1
25.5
68.6
3,156
1,434
321
33.3

69.6
56.0
62.8
55.3
18.8
58,808


21.9


221736

23 434 224
246 815 465
4 412 483
1 629 790
276 291 962
148 055
276 440 017
273 463065
2 976 952

276 327 914
7 083 607
10 0835 500
293 495 021
27 263 490
259 456 007
5 094 412
1 681112

2 551513
23 453939
382 418

26 387 870
7 027 431

643 832 667
32190 560

6 526 617
5151496
11678113
2 528033
4 042 311
6 570 344
9 054 650
9 193 807
18 248 457
279 923
6766
33 656

8 458 680
1 109173
79 412 87 8
1 724 694
466 310
91 171 735

67 836 88 5
7 114180
743 731320
15 600 946
6 054 462
840 337 793
2 192 271
382 771 546

1 352026
160 74 8
13 010 53 8
232 730
48 15 6f
8370
14 812 568


5.8
8,104

1.03
42.7
24.0
66.7
3,073
1,400
311
32.8

72.1
56.0
64.0
55.9
18.7
56,731


21.8


50 665

5 990 440
72 812 370
3 338 604

82 141 414

82 141 414
60 765 355
1376 059

82 156 073
3 361 919
4 410 065
09 92i8 057
7 076 720
79 155 37 9
3 095 958


624129
S881 930
246 692

9 752 751
2 124 578

163 399 010
11834759

2 049 631
1 336 600
3386 231
f62 222
1 368 870
2 031 092
2 711853
2 705 470
5 417 32 3
84 498
757
5342

2 226 948

22 259 378
1 096 096

25 582 422

16 761 744

221 979 028
11 330 535

250 071 307
325 410
114 837 904

416 428

4 312 504
178 231


4907163


7.5
10,692

1.04
41.9
25.2
67.1
3,096
1,422
284
33.9

75.6
49.4
62.5
60.5

16.7
50,960


25.9


50782

9410548
"4 268 434
3 414 167

67 093 149

67 093 149
65 578 075
1 515 074

07 105 9 57
3 869 836
4 859 872
95835665
1 1508 76C
80 520 2 90
3 806 615


282 114
8 925 606
3273 55

10235075
2275560

-78 250 515
11839 84C

2156730
1398 76
3 555500
618 757
1 418 367
2037124
2775 496
2817136
5 592 632
89 289
849
5338

3 535 510
26 064
21 581 921
1 105 125

26248620

2 6 0 01 6 2 3
293 807
221 774105
11 656 4 97

259 726 032
338 116
119 902 534

645 934
4 098
4377376
178 213


5 205 621


7.9
11,085

1.05
41.5
23.8
65.3
3,035
1,401
274
33.7

77.7
49.7
63.6
60.7

16.7
49,893


25.5


7 898

3 962149
13 163 699
460 295

17 586 143

17 586143
17 358037
228106

17 589 575
461 819
704 581
18 755 975
4 708 050
13 523 532
515 334
9 059

430 974
1 023 876
21 541

1 476 391
109919

33 342 416
1 711 776

501 511
325 297
826 808
232365
425 750
658115
733 876
751 047
1 484 923
18 172
112
212

2 266 286

4 214 054
241 989
5 000
6 727 329

21 083 075

53 479 028
2 063 416

76 625 519
20 298
42 364 724

237 221

704 004
25 327


966 552


10.4
25,302

1.03
47.6
37.9

2,441
359
51.2

68.3
43.3
55.7
60.7
18.2
79,277


23.6


7893

5747866
11 761 508
406 48 9

17 915 863

17 915 863
17 661019
254 844

17 921076
56047 8
849062
19 330 616
6 585400
12 286 571
450032
8613

606 905
890 382
20 583

1 517 870
162099

26 922 990
1344059

458 911
337 411
796 322
232 002
360153
592155
690913
697564
1 388477
18453
113
220

3118789

3 429 971
254 961
4756
6 808 477

26 030147

43 870991
1737707

71 638 84
20294
39 515734

353164

617488
23 322


993974


10.5
23,504

1.03
45.1
33.5
78.6
4,056
2,237
352
49.6

66.4
48.4
57.4
57.6
18.0
72,073


22.7


58 563

9 952589
85 976 069
3 798 899

99 727 557

99 727 557
98 123 392
1 604165

99 745 648
3 823 738
5 114 646
108 684 032
11 784 770
92 678 911
4 211 292
9059

1055 103
9 905 806
268 233

11 229 142
2 234 497

216 741 426
13 546 535

2 551 142
1 661 897
4 213 039
894 587
1 794 620
2 689 207
3 445 729
3 456 517
6 902 246
"102 670
869
5 554

4 493 234

26 473 432
1 338 085
5 000
32 309 751

37 844 819

275 458 056
13 393 951

326 696 826
345 708
157 202 628

653 649

5 016 508
203558


5 873 715


7.9
12,662

1.04
42.9
27.4
70.3
3,329
1,602
297
37.3

74.0
48.1
61.0
60.6
17.0
55,620


25.5


58 675

15 158 414
86 029 942
3 820 65 6

105 009 012

105 009 012
103 239 094
1 769 918

105 027033
4 430 314
5 708 934
115166 281
18 094 160
92 806 861
4 256 647
8613

1 589019
9 815 988
347 938

11 752 945
2 437 659

205173 505
13 183 905

2 615 650
1736180
4 351 830
850 75 9
1 778 520
2 629 279
3 466 409
3 514 700
6 981109
107 742
962
5558

6 654 299
26064
25 011 892
1 360086
4756
3 057 09 7

52 031 770
293807
265 645096
13 394 204

331 364 877
358 410
159 418 268

999 09 8
4098
4 994 864
201535


6199595


8.3
12,756

1.04
42.1
25.5
67.6
3,210
1,544
287
36.6

75.5
49.4
62.3
60.1
16.9
53,449

25.0


37 215

1139098
38 829 892


39 968 990

39 968 990
39 714 451
254 539

39 962 806
76 431
568 852
40 608 089
1 181 951
39 426138


213 018
4 114 250

4 327 268
1 182 094

99 861 611
5 562 158

868 883
731 833
1 600 716
431 749
545 374
977 123
1 300 632
1 277 207
2 577 839
40 661
343
4 142

323 244

12 209 781


32 533 025

2 715 958

113 778 420
-
116 494 378
252 547
54 031070

96 346

2 123 534


2 219 880


5.0
6,848

1.00
40.3
24.6
64.9
2,933
1,360
309
33.8

66.8
57.3
62.1
54.3
18.0
52,478


23.6


37 24 8

3 028130
39 232 032


42 260162

42 260162
41 951875
308 28 7

42 254 34 8
122 688
6508 54
43 027 890
3171049
39 856 841


351 843
4 243061


4 594 904
1 218 936

a9 060 266
5 662 119

951 483
749456
1 700 939
397 808
564 110
961 918
1 349 291
1 313 566
2 662 857
42835
538
4914

919 02 6

12 158 092


13 077118

8 969 100

112 223 410


121192 510
299875
56 647772

202 870

2176 244


2 379 114"


5.3
7,140

1.00
40.6
22.9
63.5
2,889
1,350
304
33.3

70.5
57.1
63.9
55.9
17.8
50,940


23.7


125 539

1 554 711
119 707 028
490 599
1 592 209
123 344 547
135 650
123 480 197
122 696 526
783 671

123 371446
2 425 914
3 047 548
128 844 908
1 998 396
124 602 696
599 292
1 644 524

120 187
9 397 224
26 633

9 544 044
3 303 013

342 391 958
13 388 927

2 781025
2 624 367
5 405392
1378481
1 610 378
2 988859
4 159506
4 234 745
8 394 251
123 031
4 979
23 762

543 684
224 087
42 673 870
272 880
677 546
44 392 067

4 679 734
908 346
365 676 333
1 808 875
6 052 529
379 125 817
1 568885
162 386 232

70 406
14107
5 725 026
24 578
47963
7 486
5 889 566


4.6
6,101

1.02
44.0
24.4
68 4
3,0 0o
1,323
345
30.0
66.9
62.0
64.4
51..4
21.0
64,372


17.7


125 813

5247680
121 553491
591 827
1 629 790
129 022 78 8
148055
129170 843
128 272096
898 747

129 046 533
2 530605
3 723 712
135 300 850
5 998281
126 792 305
837 765
1 672 499

610 651
9 394 890
34 480

10 040021
3 370 836

339 598 896
13 344 536

2 959 484
2 665 860
5 625 344
1 279 466
1 699 681
2979147
4 238 950
4 365 541
8 604 491
129 346
5 266
23184

885 35 5
1083109
42 242 894
364 608
461 554
45 037 520

6 836 015
6 820 373
365 862 814
2 206 742
6 054 462
387 780 406
1533986
166 705 506

15005 8
156 650
5 839 430
31195
48156
8 370
6 233 859


4.8
6,221

1.02
43.9
23.2
67.1
3,023
1,300
333
29.6

69.8
61.1
65.4
52.6
20.7
62,206


17.8


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
Emoludes witching time of train locomotive at initial and final terminals.


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


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

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3-02
3-03



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3-16

3-06
3-07






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3-08
3-09








3-10
3-11
3-12
3-13
3-14

3-15
3-16






5-01
4-02
5-03
5-o04
5-05





5-06

6-o6
6-02
4-08






4-09
4-10





6-01
6-o12






5-01

8-02
8-03
8-07
5-05
5-06


6-o1
6-03
6-04
6-05
6-06
6-07
7

8-01
8-02
8-03
8-04
8-05
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


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3 1262 08851 8757 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS



FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 109 reports of freight train statistics representing 114 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 1957 AND 1956


Statemet No. R-211 (0-A)
AUGUST 1957


I I EASTERN DISTRICT
IT UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCUIDINO SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
SITEM POCAHONTAS REGION ______NO.

1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956
AGGREGATES I I I


1. Mile of road operated at cloe of ooth .....................
S\.. Train-ailes (locomotive-propelled aMd motorcar trains):
S2-01. Steu locootlve-propelled train .................
S2-02. Diesel-electroi looomoti-propelled tran ..........
/ +. 2-03. Electric locorotlie-propelled trains .................
S2-03. Other loooootive-propelled trains ..................
2-0. Total locootive-propelled train ...................
12-06. Motorcar-propelled trains ...........................
'\ :'2-07. Total tralo-ile ...................................
S2-08. Ordinary ..........................................
11 2-09. Light ................................................
td looomotive-aile.:
S3-01. Principal ... .. .. .. ....
S 3-02. Helper (esclude 3 and trailing "A uit,) .........
3-03. Light ... .......................................
S3-04. Total locoott-mle. ...............................
3-05. Total, teamr only.................... .........
3-06. Total, diesel-electrie only ........................
3-7. total, lctric only ...................
3-0 Total, other .....................................
Trati-switching locomotlve-allo :
3-09. Steam locosotives ..................................
3-10. Diesel-electric locootire ..........................
3-11. Electric locomotive .................................
3-12. Other locomotivle ..........................
3-13. Total......... .. ..............................
3-14. Mile. initial and final terminal~ loc l. in 3-13 .....
Diesel-electric unit mille:
3-15. Road.........................................
3-16. Train bwitohin .............. ...................
4. COr-mile thousandod:
4-01. Loaded. eat or north................................
4-02. Loaded, weet or south ................................
-03. Loaded. total ................................
4-04. tpty. east or north ...............................
4-05. Ipty, wet or uuth ..............................
4-06. Empty, total.....................................
4-07. Loaded and epty. eact or north .....................
4-08. Loaded and pt7, veet or south ......................
4-09. Loaded and uapty, total...........................
-10. Cab os all drecton ...........................
4-11. Passeger carrying car, all direction ..............
4-12. Other pamenger-train cars, all directions ..........
5. Oroe to-alee of road locomotive and tenders (thou-):
5-01. Coal-burning teaia locootive .......................
5-02. Oil-aburoing teo locomotives .......................
5-03. Diel-electrc locootiv .......................
5-04. electric locomotives .................................
5-05. Other locomotive................................
5-. ot ...........................................
6. Orosl ton-mllel of cars. contents, and cab0oase (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-buralong toa locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total In oil-bun -in tesa locootive trains .........
6-03. Total in diesel-eleotric locomotive trains ...........
6-04. Total in electric locomotive train* ...............
6-05. Ttal in other locooti nd otorcr train.......
6-06. Total In all freight train% ..........................
6-07. total of pas. train cars and contents incl. in 6-06
7. Het ton-mile. revenue and nonrevenue thousandse) ..........
8. Train-boure (Incl. train-sitching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locootive-propelled train .......
8-02. OCl-borning otean locoootive-propolled trains ........
8-03. Die.@l-electric loconotive-propelled trains ..........
8-0*. Electric locomntlv-propelled trains .................
8-05. Other locomotive-propelled train ...................
8-06. Notoroar-propelled train ............. ......
8-07. Total train-hour....................................

AVERAGES

9. Iverageper mile of road per day:
9-01. Trai-ill ordinary ..............................
9-02. : et ton- il ........................................
10. Average per train-mile excludingg light train.):
10-01. Looootive-llee (principal and helper) .............
10-02. Loaded freight car-mille ............................
10-03. Empty freight car-alle, .............................
10-04. Total freight car-ls (xcluding caboose) .........
10-05. Groes ton-ailes (excl. locomotive ad tender) ....
10-06. Ret ton-oile ....................................
11. Orose tn-milee of locomotive and tender. per locontive--rile
12. Net ton-sils per loaded car-ile .............................
13. Car-lile ratio: Loaded freight cars
13-01. Percent of total car-miles, east or north ...........
13-02. Percent of total uar-mlle., est or eouth ...........
13-03. eroent of total car-ile. ell direction ..........
13-04. Percent east or north of total oar-slleo ............
14. Averages per train-hbur:
14-01. Trati-elles ........................................
14-02. Gross ton-alle, (excl. locomotivee and tenders) .....

15. Percent tranla-witchlng hours at way station. of
total trai-bour .........................................


5.6
8,457
1.03
44.2
25.9
70.1
3,255
1.499
323
33.9

70.9
55.3
63.1
56.0

18.5
59,555

22.4


221 227
1 864 815
36 304 602
661 298
242 730
39 073 445
20 173
39 093 618
38 699 966
393 652

39 079 574
994 847
1 332 598
41 407 019
2 179 727
38 231 557
746165
249 570

183 942
3 665 799
33 467

3 883 208
1 046 541

98 460 295
5 126123

958 944
752 768
1 711 712
394 413
607 832
1 002 245
1 353 357
1 360 600
2 713 957
39 696
886
3 688

772 562
97 347
12 155 031
256 542
102 968
13 384 450

7158 681
641 687
114 868 871
2 389 450
897 472
125 956161
254 195
57 999 371

105 932
7 058
1 957 770
35288
7 742
1 152
2.114 942


221 595

3 554 019
35 350 427'
654 566
259 045
39 818 057
22 832
39 840 889
39 392 884
448 005

39 825 377
1012 043
1461 3 8
42 298 758
4107 616
37184 880
740 727
265 535

353299
3 576 510
61716

3991 525
1 080 528

93 224 731
5036496
974 915
745 293
1720 208
354102
582 618
936 720
1 329 017
1 327 911
2 656 928
40 252
968
3 764
1234 850
281186
11515 702
262 775
73 604
13 368 117

9 895168
2 053 567
108 354 770
2 405 224
919 996
123 628 725
264205
57 511636

169 224
36 199
1935 436
36 324
7415
1289
2185 887


50 650

689 084
10 524 233
501 403
11 714 720

11 714 720
11 524164
190 556

11 717 752
470 009
643 868
12 831 629
784 495
11 488 968
558166

64 845
1 354 687
25 300

1444 832
312 888

27 280 405
1 807101

297 261
203 062
500 323
98 909
181 709
280 618
396170
384 771
780 941
12 104
132
691

263 740

3 309 447
168 529

3 741 716

2 234 241

32 760 240
1 733 897

36 728 378
44 320
17 307 295
44 894

641 037
27 183

713114


50 704

1 178 545
10 330 665
482 995

11 998 205

11 992 805
11765 373
226 832

11 994099
537 670
706 513
13238 282
1436055
11264 633
537 594

129 081
1 337 659
51 986

1 518 726
323652

25 748 639
1838 968

305 577
198 787
504364
80 054
182 970
263 024
385 631
381 757
767 388
12 255
161
858

445 506
7603
3108 318
162 250

3723 677

3 388 704
91 841
31246 094
1741 206

36 467 84 5
55 762
17 407 599

70 415
1204
635 010
26 831

733460


7 898

505 694
2 017 546
69663
2 592 903

2 592 903
2 555 684
37 219

2 593 513
80 765
106 791
2 781 069
618 642
2 082 662
78 719
1 046

60 112
164 808
3 316

228236
17 304

5 228 748
281 887

77 357
54 272
131 629
37 799
59 890
97 689
115156
114162
229 318.
2 687
12
29

298 876
661 279
37 357
577
998 089

3 092 958

8 742 309
320 911

12 156 178
2 533
6869 615
31 222

109 314
3 633

144169


7 898

742 076
1 832 395
69 584

2 644 055

2 644 0 5
2606 253
37 802

2 644 613
97 484
131 315
2 873 412
880 758
1 914169
77 340
1 145
82 042
147 692
3 599

233 333
27 233
4 241 232
232165

73 524
51 783
125 307
33 265
57 024
90 289
106 789
108 807
215 596
2 724
15
31

420 312
542 089
43 592
632
1006 625

3605580
7 482 580
299 217

113 87 377
2 929
6425 874

45 934

100 053
4130

150 117


58 548

1 194 778
12 541 779
571 066

14 307 623

14 307 623
14 079 848
227 775

14 311 265
550 774
750 659
15 612 698
1 403137
13 571 630
636 885
1 046

124 957
1 519 495
28 616

1 673 068
330 192

32 509 153
2 088 988

374 618
257 334
631 952
136 708
241 599
378 307
511 326
498 933
1 010 259
14 791
144
720

562 616

3 970 726
205 886
577.
4 739 865

5 327199

41 502 549
2 054 808
48 884 556
46 853
24 176 910

76 116

750 351
30 816

857 283


58 602

1920 621
12163 060
552 579

14 636 260

14 636 260
14371626
264 634
14 638 712
635 154
837 828
16 111 694
2 316 813
13178 802
614 934
1145

211123
1485 351
55 585

1752 059
350 885
29 989 871
2071 133

379 101
250 570
629 671
113 319
239 994
353 313
492 420
490 564
982 984
14 979
176
889

865 818
7 603
3650 407
205 842
632
4 730 302

6 994 284
91 841
38 728 674
2 040 423

47 855 222
58 691
23 833 473

116 349
1 204
735 063
30 961

883 577


37 206

151 258
5 390 811

5 542 069

5 542 069
5 510 181
31 888

5 541 056
11 705
81 042
5 633 803
157 106
5 476 697


31 092
586 017

617109
160 249

14 042 304
816 535

122 724
107 997
230 721
58 651
71 208
129 859
181 375
179 205
360 580
5 623
59
325
43 703

1 692 418

1 736 121

364 357

16 211 979

16 576 336
22 090
7921 189

13 526

300 752


314278


37 228

351 349
5 509 388

5 860 737

5 860 737
5 824046
36 691
5 859 859
12 477
88 576
5 960 912
365 314
5 595 598


49 464
592 768

642 232
164 280

14 072 44 5
820 404

129 341
107 996
237 357
56 824
72 296
129 120
186 165
180 292
366457
5947
54
309
102 427

1716178

1 818 605

1015 139

15 863 111

16 878 250
20 457
8 080 060

25 515

308 392


333 907


4 -I I 4 4 I- I + I


5.7
8,343
1.03
43.6
23.8
67.4
3,138
1.455
316
33.3
73.4
56.1
64.7
56.7

18.2
56,558


22.2


7.3
11,023

1.04
43.4
24.4
67.8
3,187
1,502
292
34.6

75.0
52.8
64.1
59.4

16.4
51,504

26.5


7.5
11,075

1.05
42.9
22.3
65.2
3,100
1,480
281
34.5

79.2
52.1
65.7
60.6

16.4
49,720


27.2


10.4
28,058

1.03
51.5
38.2
89.7
4,757
2,688
359
52.2

67.2
47.
57.4
18.8

18.0
84,319

24.4


10.6
26,245
1.04
48.1
34.6
82.7
4,369
2,466
350
51.3
68.8
17.6
58.1
58.7

17.6
75,857

22.9


7.8
13,321
1.04
44.9
26.9
71.8
3,472
1,717
304
38.3

73.3
51.6
62.6
59.3
16.7
57,023

26.1


7.9
13,119
1.04
43.8
24.6
68.4
3,330
1,658
294
37.9
77.0
51.1
64.1
60.2

16.6
54,161

26.4


4.8
6,868

1.00
41.9
23.5
65.:
3,008
1,438
308
34.3
67.7
60.3
64.0
53.2

17.6
52,744

24.2


5.0
7,001

1.00
40.7
22.2
62.9
2,898
1,387
305
34.0

69.5
59.9
64.8
54.5

17.6
50,548


23.9


4.9
6,659
1.02
44.4
25.9
70.3
3,166
1
30.5

69.9
56.8
63.2
54.4

20.4
64,126


18.3


125 473
518 779
18 372 012
90 232
242 730
19 223 753
20 173
19 243 926
19109 937
133 989
19 227 253
432 368
500 897
20 160 518
619 484
19183 230
109 280
248 524

27 893
1 560 287
4 851

1 593 031
556 100

51 908 838
2 220 600

461 602
387 437
849039
199 054
295 025
494079
660 656
682 462
1 343 118
19282
683
2 643

166243
97 347
6 491 887
50 656
102 391
6 908 524

1 467125
641 687
57 154 343
334 642
897 472
60 495269
185 252
25 901 272
16290
7 058
906 667
4 472
7 742
1 152
943 381


4.9
6,514

1.02
44.4
23.7
68.1
3,068
1,323
337
29.8

71.7
58.9
3
5z.?

20.0
60,817


17.8


* Exoludeo switohing time of locomotives at Initial and final terminals.


125 765
1 282 04 9
17677 979
101987
259045
19 321060
22 832
19 343 892
19197 212
146680

19 326 806
364 412
534 934
20 226 152
1425489
18 410 480
125 793
264 390

92 712
1498 391
6 131

1597 234
565 363

49162 415
2144 959
466 473
386 727
853200
183 959
270 328
454287
650 432
657 055
1 307 487
19 326
738
2 566

266 605
273 583
6149117
56 933
72 972
6 819 210

1 885 745
1 961 726
53 762 985
364 801
919 996
58 895 253
185 057
25 398 103
27 360
34 995
891 981
5363
7415
1289
968 403


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
Pase 2 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 109 reports of freight train statistics representing 114 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST 1957 AND 1956


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

___1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956
G E. GL*.A'w


1. Miles of road operated at close of month I....................
2. Traia-ailes (locomotive-propelled and motqrcar trains):
2-01. Steam locootive-propelled trains ..................
2-02. Diesel-electrio locoottiv-propelled trains ..........
2-03. Electric locomotive-propslled trains ................
2-04. Other loooaotive-propelled trains ...................
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled trains ...................
2-06. Notoroar-ropelled trains ........................
2-07. Total train-miles................................
2-08. Ordinary................. .....................
2-09. Light....... ................................
3. load looomotiv-ills:
3-01. Principal .........................................
3-02. Helper (exclude "B and trailing A" units) .........
3-03. Light .........................................
3-04. Total loco oti -mils ...............................
3-05. Total, steam only ..................................
3-06. Total. diesel-eleotric only ..........................
3-07. Total, electric only .............................
3-08. Total, otb.r ....... .........................
Train-switching locomotve-milies:
3-09. Stam locomotives .. ............................
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotirss ..........................
3-11. Electric locomotives .............................
3-12. Othtr locontivo ...............................
3-13. Total ........................ ........................
3-14. Milss initial and final terminals incl. in 3-13 ......
Dies8l-oleotric unit miles:
3-15. Road ...............................................
3-16. Train si tohing...................................
4. Car-alles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded. east or north ...............................
4-02. Loaded, Vest or south............................
4-03. Loaded. total ..................................
4-o4. Empty, east or north............................
4-05. Empty, west or south .................................
4-06. Empty, total ............... .....................
4-07. Loaded and epty, east or north ......................
4-08. Loaded and Wpty, west or south ......................
4- 9. Loaded and empty, total ..............................
4-10. Caboose, all directions ..............................
4-11. Passener carrying cars, all directions .............
4-12. Other passener-train cars, all directions ..........
5. Gross ton-sles of road locomotives and tenders (thous):
5-01. Coal-burning stea locootrees .......................
5-02. Oil-burning stama locomotives .......................
5-03. Diesel-electric locootives ..... ...................
5-04. Electrio locomotives..............................
5-05. Other locomotives ................................
5-06. Total.........................................
6. Gross ton-miles of cars. contents. and cabooss (thous):
6-01. Total in ol-burnin steam locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total in oil-burning stea locomotive trains .........
6-03. Total in diesel-electric locomotive trains ...........
6-04. Total in electric loconotive trains .................
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........
6-06. Total in all freight trains .........................
6-07. Total of pass. train care and contents Inc. In 606
7. et to-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ..........
8. Train-hours (incl. train-l itching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-buruling stesa locoostile-propelled trial .......
8-02. Oil-burniln steae locoeotlrv-propelled trains ........
8-03. Diesel-electric locootive-propelled trains .......
8-04. Electric locomative-propelled trains ................
8-05. Other loconotive-propellsd trains ..................
8-06. Motoroar-propelled train .........................
8-07. Total train-hours ................................

AVERAGES

9. kverageper aile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary ............................
9-02. Net ton-miles....................................
10. Averages per train-cile (excluding light trains):
10-01. Lacorotie-miles (principal and helper) .............
10-02. Loaded freight car-mlles............................
10-03. Empty freight car-mil .............................
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose) .........
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tenders) .....
10-06. Net ton-iles ..............s.....................
11. Gross ton-miles of locomotives and tsnders per locomotive-rile
12. Net ton-alos per loaded car-aile ............................
13. Car-mle ratios: Loaded freight cars
13-01. Percent of total oar-miles. eat or north ...........
13-02. Percent of total car-miles. west or south ..........
13-03. Percent of total car-miles, *ll directions ..........
13-04. Percent east or north of total oar-miles ...........
14. Averagee per train-hour:
14-01. Train-ailes.......................................
14-02. Oross ton-nllss (excl. locomotives and tenders) .....

15. Percent train-switching hour at way stations of
total train-bors .........................................


221 327

14 511 213
280 817 591
4 950 796
1 834 939
302 114 539
155 823
302 270 362
299 234 335
3036027

302 160 076
7 320 930
10 063 420
319 544 426
17 144 844
294 939 680
5 556 749
1 903153

1 572 250
27083079
328 333

28 983 662
7 766 145

757 455 290
37 623 743

7160194
5 771085
12 931 279
3099410
4 558 384
7 657 794
10 259604
10 329469
20 589 073
306 404
7 077
37 146

6 152 724
321 434
93 512 114
1 867 507
785 514
102 619 293

52 399192
1 550 033
869 781 680
17 592 276
6 950 001
948 273 182
2 421335
431 619 749

926 333
21165
14 822 838
263 424
55 705
8638
16 098103


5.6
8,025

1.02
43.2
25.6
68.8
3.169
1,442
321
33.4
69.8
55.9
62.8
55.4

18.8
58,906

22.0


221718

26 988 243
282165 892
5 067 049
1 888 8355
316 110019
170 88 7
316 280 906
.312 8553949
3 424 957

316 153 291
8 095 650
11 544 836
335 793777
31 371106
296 640 885
5 835139
1 946 647

2 904 812
27 030 449
444134

30 379 395
8107 959

737 057 39 8
37 227 056

7 501532
5 696 789
13 398 321
2 882135
4 624 929
7 507064
10 383 667
10 52171 8
20 905 385
32017 5
7734
37 420

9 693530
1 390359
90 928 580
1 987 469
539 914
104 539 852

77 732053
9167 747
852 086 090.
18 006170
6 974 458
963 966 51 8
2 456 476
440 083181

1521250
196 94 7
14 945 974
269054
55571
9659
16 998 45 5


5.8
8,135
1.03
42.8
24.0
66.8
3,081
1,407
311
32.8

72.2
56.0
64.1
56.0

18.6
56,709

21.8


50 663

6 679 524
83 336 603
5 840 007

93 856 134

93 856134
92 289 519
1 566 615

93 874 203
3 831928
5 053 933
102 760 064
7 861 215
90 644 725
4 254 124

688 974
10 236 617
271 992

11 197 583
2 437 466

210 679 415
13 641 860

2 347 092
1 539 882
3 886 974
761311
1 550 759
2 312 070
3 108 403
3090641
6 199 044
96 602
889
6 033

2 490 688

25 568 825
1 264 625

29 324 138

18 995 985

254 739 268
13 064 432

286 799 685
369 730
152 145 199

461 322

4 953 541
205 414

5620 277


50773

10 589 093
84 599099
3 897162

99 085354

99085 354
97 343 44 8
1 741 906

99 100056
4 407 506
5 566 385
109 073 94 7
12 944 815
91 784 923
4 344 209

1111195
10 263265
379 341

11 753 801
2 599 212

203 999154
13 678 814

2 462 316
1 597 56
4 059 872
698 811
1 601 337
2 30014 8
3161127
3198 893
6 360 020
101544
1010
6196

3 981016
33 667
24 690 239
1 267 375

29 978297

29 390 327
385 64 8
253 020199
13 397 703

296193877
393878
137 310133

716 34 9
5302
5 012 386
205 044


5939081


7 898

4 467 843
15 181 245
529958
20 179046

20 179 046
19 913 721
265 325

20 183 088
542 584
811372
21 537 044
5 326 692
15 606 194
594 053
10 105

491086
1 188684
24 857

1 704 627
127 223

38 571 164
1 993 663

578 868
379569
958 437
270 164
485 640
755 804
849032
865 20S
1 714 241
20859
124
241

2 565162

4 875 333
279 346
5 577
7 725 418

24 176 033

'62 221 337
2 384 327

88 781 697
22 831
49 234 339

268443

813 318
28 960

1110 721


7894

6 489 942
13 593 903
476 073

20 559 918

20 559 918
20 267 272
292 646

20 565689
657962
980 377
22 204 02 8
7 46615 8
14 200 740
527372
9758

688 94 7
1038074
24182

1 751203
189 332

31164 222
1 576 224

532 435
38919 4
921629
265 267
417177
682 444
797702
806 371
1 604073
21 177
128
251

3 539101

3 972060
298 553
5 388
7 815102

29 635727

51 353 571
2 036 924

83 026 222
23223
45 941608

399 09 8

717 541
27 452


1144 091


58 561

11147 367
98 517 848
4 369 965

114 035 180

114 035180
112 203 240
1 831940

114 057 291
4 374 512
5 865 305
124 297 108,
13 187 907
106 250 919
4 848 177
10 105

1180 060
11 425301
296 849

12 902 210
2 564 689

249 250 579
15 635 523

2 925 960
1 919 451
4 845 411
1 031475
2036399
3 067 874
3 957 435
3955850
7 913 285
117 461
1013
6 274

5 055 850

30 444 158
1 543 971
5 577
37049 556

43 172018

316 960 605
15 448 759

375 581 382
392 561
181 379 538

729 765

5 766 859.
234 374

6 730 998


58 667

17 079 035
98193002
4 373235

119 645272

119 645272
117 610 720
2 034 552

119 665 74 5'
5 065 468
6 546 762
131 277 975
20 410 973
105 985663
4 871 581
9758

1 800142
11 301 339
403 523

13 505 004
2 788 544

235 163 376
15 255 03 8

2 994 751
1 986 750
4 981501
96407 8
2 018 514
2 982592
3 958 82 9
4 003264
7 964093
122 721
1138
6447

7 520117
33 667
28 662 299
1 565 92 8
5388
37 787 399

59 026 054
385 64 8
304 373770
15 434 627

379 220 09 9
417101
183 251741

115 447
5302
5 729927
232 496

7 083172


37 215

1 290 356
44 220 703

45 511 059

45 511 059
45 224 632
286 427
45 503 862
88 136
649 894
46 241 892
1 339 057
44 902 835


244 110
4 700 267


4 944 377
1 342 343


37 245

3 379 479
44 741 42

48 120 89 9

48120899
47 775921
34497 8

48 114207
135165
739 430
48 988 802
3 536 363
45 452 439


401 307
4 835 829

5237136
1 383216


113 903 915 113 132 711
6378693 6482523


991 607
839830
1 831437
490400
616 582
1106982
1 482007
1 456412
2 938419
46 284
402
4 467

366 947

13 902 199

14 269146

3080 315

129 990 399

153 070 714
274637
61 952 259

109 872

2 424 286


2 534158


1080824
857452
1 938 276
454 632
636 406
109103 8
1 535456
1 493 85 8
3 029 314
48 782
592
5223

10214533

13 874 270

14 895 723

9 984 23 9

128 086 521

138 070 760
320 332
64 727 831

228 385

2 484 636


2 713 021


125 551

2 073 490
138 079 040
580 831
1 834 939
142 568 300
155 823
142 724 123
141 806 463
917 660

142 598 923
2 858 282
3 548 221
149 005 426
2 617 880
143 785 926
708 572
1 893 048

148 080
10 957 511
31 484

11 137 075
3 859113

394 300 796
15 609 527

3 242 627
3 011 804
6 254 431
1 577 535
1 905 403
3 482 938
4 820162
4 917 207
9 737 369
142 659
5 662
26 405

709 927
321434
49 165 757
323 536
779 937
51 300 591

6 146859
1 550 033
422 830 676
2 143 517
6 950 001
439 621086
1 754137
188 287 952

86 696
21 165
6 631 693
29050
55 705
8 638
6 832 947


125806

6 529 729
139 231470
693 814
1 888 835
148 343 848
170 887
148 514735
147 469 308
1045427

148 373 339
2 895017
4 258 644
155 527 000
7 423 770
145 202 783
96355 8
1 96 889

703363
10 893281
40 611

11 637 255
3 936199

388 761311
15 489 495

3425957
3052587
6478544
1 463 485
1970009
3433434
4 889 382
5022596
9 911 978
148678
6 004
25 780

1151960
1356 698
48 392 011
421 541
534 526
51 856730

8 721760
8 782 099
419 625 799
2 571543
6 974 45 8
446 675 659
1 719043
192 103 609

177 418
191645
6 731411
36 S58
55 571
9 659
7 202 262


SI t I t t II I t i


7.5
10,734
1.04
42.1
25.1
67.2
3,108
1,432
285
34.0

75.5
49.8
62.7
60.4

16.7
51,029

26.0


7.9
11,084

1.05
41.7
23.6
65.3
3,043
1,411
275
33.8

77.9
49.9
63.8
60.7


49,872


25.7


10.4
25,653

1.03
48.1
38.0
86.1
4,458
2,472
359
51.4
68.2
43.9
55.9
60.4

18.2
79,932

23.7


10.5
23,852

1.03
45.5
33.6
79.1
4,097
2,267
352
49.8

66.7
48.3
57.5
57.8
18.0
72,570

22.8


7.9
12.746

1.04
43.2
27.3
70.5
3.347
1,617
298
37.4

73.9
48.5
61.2
60.4

16.9
55,799

25.6


8.2
12,802
1.04
42.3
25.4
67.7
3,224
1,558
288
36.8
75.6
49.6
62.5
60.1

16.9
53,538

25.2


5.0
6,851

1.00
40.5
24.5
65.0
2,942
1,370
309
33.8
66.9
57.7
62.3
54.1

18.0
52,511

23.7


5.3
7,123
1.00
40.6
22.8
63.4
2,890
1,355
309
33.4

70.4
57.4
64.0
55.8

17.7
50,892

23.7


4.6
6,172

1.02
44.1
24.6
68.7
3,100
1,328
344
30.1

67.3
61.3
64.2
51.8

20.9
64,338

17.8


4.8
6,258

1.02
43.9
23.3
67.2
3,029
1,303
333
29.7
70.1
60.8
65.4
52.9
20.6
62,019

17.8


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the olooe of each month within the period. ....... ..... '
* Excludes evitohing time of train locomotive at initial and final terminals.


Statement No. M.-211 (0S-A)






IC /d'tL.


Subjei to reviion


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


illll lll111111111 ll li l t1lli
3 1262 08851 8609

INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 108 reports of freight train statistics representing 113 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 1957 AND 1956


Steatmt No. N.-211 (0osA)

SEPTEMBER 1957


r I p r r


!J AGGREGATES
.'. ilo of road operated at close of sonth ...................
2. Train-ilse (locootli-propelledd d motorcar trains):
2-01. Steaa locosetiTe-propolld tralnu ....................
2-02. Diesel-electric locoantiv-propelled trains .........
2-03. Electric locomotive-propelled trains ................
2-04. Other looeotive-propelled trains ..................
2-05. Total locoaotiv-propelled trains ...................
2-06. o toroar-propelled trains .........................
2-07. Total train-alle ..................................
2-08. Ordinary ............ .........................
2-09. Liht.... ... ...... .......... ...
3. Road locomtlte-ll.e:
3-01. Principal ....................... ..... ..
3-02. Helper (excludes HB" and trailing .A" unitA) .........
3-03. Light ... ...................
3-0 Total loc ot il ...........................
3-05. Total steaa only .......... ...................
3-06. Total, dlesel-electric only .......................
3-07. Total, electric only ........................
3-08. Total, other .................. ...... ... ........
Train-iwltchi locoaotlve-ailes:
3-09. Stea locootiv ...................................
3-10. Dies.l-.lectric locootives .......................
3-11. Electric locoreotlves.............................
3-12. Other loco tiv ...............................
3-13. Total ................................... ....... ..
3-14. Miles initial and final terminal incl. in 3-13......
Diesel-olectric unit miles:
3-15. Rod ...............................................
3-16. Train svtchin, ...................................
'. Co*.-alles thousandnd:
4-01. Loaded, east or north................................
4-02. Loaded et or south................................
4-03. Loaded. total ... .............................. ....
4-04. Empty, east or north ...............................
4-05. pty, west or south .................................
4-06. Empty, total ........... ... ...... .........
4-07. Loaded and empty. east or north ......................
4-08. Loaded and empty, eet or south ...................
4-09. Loaded and empty. total..........................
4-10. Cabooes. all dlrecto ...........................
4-11. Passenger carrying care. all directions ..............
4-12. Other paseonger-train cars, all direction ..........
5. Oross ton-alle of road locomotlves and tender (thoue):
5-01. Coal-burning steam locootives ......................
5-02. Oil-buinlno eteas looeottie ......................
5-03. Diesel-electric locomotive .........................
5-04. Electric loco otive .................................
5-05. Other locooties .................................
5-06. Total ..................... ...................
6. Orose ton-miles of cars, coentane. ad cabooses (tboue):
6-01. Total In coal-urain ete locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total In oil-burning team locomotive trains .........
6-03. Total In diesel-electric locomotive trains ..........
6-04. Total In electric lococtlre trains ...............
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........
6-06. Total in all freight trains ............. .......
6-07. Total of paes. train care and contents Incl. n 6-06
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ............
8. Train-hours (Incl. train-switching hour. at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning star locomotive-propelled trains .......
8-02. i1l-burning stesa locomotiv-propelled trains ........
8-03. Dlesel-electrft locomotive-propelled train ..........
8-04. Electric locoIctve-propelled trains .................
8-05. Other locootlve-propelld trains ........ ............
8-06. Kotoroar-propelled trains ................. .....
8-07. Total train-hour.................................

AVERAGES
9. Average. per aile of road per day:
9-01. Traln-lles ordinary................................
9-02. Net ton-ailes .............. ...................
10. Averagos per train-mile includingg light trains):
10-01. locomotive-alles (principal and help) ............
10-02. Loaded freight car-miles ........................
10-03. Empty freight car- l ..........................
10-04. Total freight car-silel (excludin cabooe) .........
10-05. Gross ton-siles (excl. locomotlves and tenders) .....
10-06. Het ton-miles ............................. .....
11. Cross tcon-nlls of locootlves and tenders per locoective-rile
12. Net ton-lmles per loaded car-aile..........................
13. Car-ile ratios: Loaded freight ears
13-01. Percent of total car-siles, east or north ........
13-02. Percent of total car-cmles, west or solth ..........
13-03. percent of total car-iles, ell direction ..........
13-04. Percent eat or north of total car-les .........
14. Averages per traln-hour:
14-01. Tralmilen- ....................................
14-02. Groes ton-miles (Oxcl. locomotive and tenders) .....

15. Percent train-rswtclh!il holrs at way stations of
total train-hours ....................................


UNITED STATES


1956


EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION


EASTERKIN DISTRICT
INCUIDINO
POCAHONTAS REGION


1957


1956


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


1947


1Q96


i I. i I I -,-- I .1 1


221167

1581337
33 839 044
606 271
191 425
36 218 077
17 774
36 235 z 51
35 67G 002
357 769

30 220 014
903 14 7
1229440
38 356 601
1 860 423
35 612 02 b
686 58 6
199565

167 941
3 372 010
29342

3569 293
979 62.7

93 214 974
4 805360

884 731
689 598
1574 32 9
375 00 6
567 156
942164
1259 737
1256 756
2 516 493
36 770
713
3 517

676 982
58 b10
11537 577
236 046
82 35 8
12 594373

6185773
341 63
106 541053
2180 3 2
702 278
115 951070
230 938
53 161 788

94040
3510
1795191
32 01 3
5696
1015
1931 66 5


5.l4
8,012

1.02
43.9
26.2
70.1
3,232
1,482
328
33.8

70.2
54.9
62.6
56.2

18.8
60,026

22.3


221465

3414705
34 389 003
634 283
261 094
38 699 085
19 936
38 719 021
38 267 561
451460
38 703 99 9
999 693
1431 514
41135206
3 963 589
36184 571
713 091
273 955

331023
3 312195
51 973

3695191
999 821

91 508 979
4691042

961809
753 490
1 715 29 9
341 252
550 367
891 619
1 303 061
1303 657
2 606 18
39 280
926
3 364

1205 663
264 176
11278 252
250 688
75 612
13074 591

9 838 302
1 901 152
107 589 660
2 311274
921 175
122 561563
242 864
57 573 512

182 19C
32 643
1846607
34 419
7597
1123
2 104 579


5.8
8,666

1.03
44.8
23.3
68.1
3,203
1,504
318
33.6

73.8
57.8
65.8
56.1

18.4
58,236

21.3


50 650

632 106
9 900 70 3
460 257

10 993 066

10 993 066
10 812 516
180 550

10 997 02
447 644
600 01 2
12 046 081
720 294
10 806 87
516 912

58 81 6
1 226 346
21 492

1306 056
290 36 5
26 022 732
1663 674

276 998
185 694
462692
94 51 9
176 276
270 79 5
371 b17
361 970
733 487
11 332
10b
851

243297

3161 567
157 396

3562260

2 010 b04

30 929 744
1604176

34 544 424
50 0 6
16 272 780

40008

595 017
24 501

659 526


7.1
10,709
1.04
42.8
25.0
67.8
3,195
1,505
296
35.2

74.6
51.3
63.1
59.9

16.7
52,378

25.7


50684

1114 545
10 228 090
471 162

11 813 79

11813797
11 580713
233 084

11 816 066
531 976
666 370
13014 414
1 370 704
11121657
521 653


123 690
1 235 29 9
42 443

1 401 6 32
308057

25 520 165
1698495

302 423
204 971.
507 394
77 879
177 326
255 205
380 302
382 297
762 599
12 131
144
686

420 849
13 165
3080 651
158 127

3 672 792

3 163 166
155 762
31 743 956
1 701 075

36 763 959
44 54 8
17 801 845

85 686
2 001
612 944
25 581

726 212


7.6
11,708

1.05
43.8
22.0
65.8
3,175
1,537
282
35.1

79.5
53.6
66.5
59.6

16.3
50,624

25.1


7 898

439 885
1 908 152
61 753
2 409 790

2 409 790
2 379 910
29 880

2 410 44 5
76 076
96 689
2 583 210
542 819
1970 318
69 098
975

54 477
151396
5006

208 881
16 01 5
4994 583
257 201

68376
49 871
118 247
36 019
58 90 3
96 922
106 39 5
108 774
215 169
2 495
12
29

261081

630 712
32 504
538
924 835

2643047

8185 951
278354

11107 352
2522
6174 892

27 417

100 575
3346

131338


10.0
26,061

1.03
49.7
40.7
90.4
4,667
2,595
358
52.2

64.3
45.8
55.0
57.8
18.3
84,571

24.5


7898

679 741
1 741 739
61 437

2 482 917

2 482 917
2450 138
32 779
2 483 572
85 115
120 884
2 689 571
801 691
1820492
67 388

71 081
134 058
3006

208 145
24702

4101431
212 657

67884
50 537
118 421
33 320
52 834
86 154
101 204
103 371
204 575
2555
19
26
386 281
-
523 650
37 524
947 455

3 367 833

7162 333
255 272

10 785 438
2 829
6070 339

40 460

93 228
3484

137 172


10.3
25,620

1.04
48.3
35.2
83.5
4,402
2.478
352
51.3
67.1
48.9
57.9
57.3
18.1
78,627

22.3


58 b48

1071 991
11 806 65 5
522 010
13 402 656

13 402 856
13192 426
210 430

13408070
523 920
697301
14 629 291
1263 113
12 779 193
586 010
975

113 93
1377 746
24 496

1515537
306 380
31017 31
1 920 67

345 374
235 565
580 939
132 53 8
2 35179
367 717
477 912
470 744
948 t,56
13 831
117
880

504378

3792279
189 900
538
4 487095

4 653 551

39 115b 69
1882 530

45 651776
53128
22 447 ,7 2

67 42 5

695 592
27 84 7

790 864


7.5
12,780

1.04
44.0
27.9
71.9
3,460
1,702
307
38.6

72.3
50.0
61.2
59.5

16.9
57,724

25.5


58 582

1 794 286
11969 529
532 599

14 296 71

14296714
14 030 851
265 863

14 299 638
617 09i
787 ;254
15 703 98 5
2172 395
12 942 349
589 241

194 971
1 369 357
45 449

1 609 7 77
332 759

29 621 596
1911152

370 307
255 508
625 615
111 199
230 160
34135 9
481 506
485 66
967174
14 686
163
712

807 130
13 165
3604 301
195 651
4 620 247

6 530 99 9
155 762
38 906 289
1 956 347

47 549 397
47 377
23 872 164

126 146
2 001"
706 172
29 065

863 384


8.0
13,583
1.04
44.6
24.3
68.9
3,389
1,701
294
38.1

76.9
52.6
64.7
59.2

16.6
55,073

24.7


37 143

147 736
5119 329

5 267 065

5 267 065
5236 54 2
30 523

5266146
11231
76 631
5 354 008
153 480
5 200 528


30 34 2
580 778.


611 120
151 804

13 460 376
851 933

114 89 3
101 472
216 36 5
58 786
73 181
131 967
173 679
174 653
348332
5361
25
322

43029

1653 753

1696782

350 919

15 53007 3

15 886 992
19 220
7 499 701

13 299

285 061


290 360


4.7
6,730

1.00
41.3
25.2
66.5
3,034
1,432
317

66.2
58.1
62.1
53.1
17.7
53,254

25.7


37 169

372233
5 243 966

5 616 199

5 61619 9
5 581 878
54 321

5615405
18740
85 468
5 719 613
387 927
5331686


50 028
563 572

613 600
150208
13 564 507
794587

125348
108 42 9
233777
54 218
697 76
123 994
179 566
178 205
357771
5695
46
280

111176

1666842

1 778 018

1081262

15517695

16598 957
21 190
8 004 078

26 201

291273


317 474


5.0
7,178
1.00
41.9
22.2
64.1
2,974
1,434
311
34.2
69.8
60.8
65.3
53.6

17.7
52,284

24.3


125 476

361 Ct10
16 910 860
84261
191425
17 546 156
17 774
17 565 930
17 449 114
116 616

17 551 796
367 996
455 508
18 375 302
443 630
17632304
100 576
198 590

24 306
1413 486
4844

144263 6
521 043

48 737 28 3
2 032 52

424 464
352 561
77702 5
183 68 2
258 798
442 480
606 14 6
611359
1 219 50
17 576
571
2315

131575
58 610
6091 545
46 746
81 620
6 410 496

1173303
341 03 8
51895285
297 796
702 278
54 410302
164 590
23 214 41 b

13316
3510
81453 6
4166
5 696
1015
842 441


4.6
6,167

1.02
44.5
25.4
69.9
3,118
1,330
349
29.9

69.8
57.7
63.7
54.6

20.9
64,586

18.2


125 714

1 248 186
17 175 20
101 84
261094
18 786 172
19 936
18 806 108
18 654 632
151276

18 786 956
363 860
558792
19 711 608
1 403 267
17 910 536
123 850
273 955

86024
1 379 266
6 524
1471 614
516 854

48 322 676
1 985 303

466154
389 553
855707
175 635
250 431
426 266
641 S8 9
639 984
1 281973
18 89 9
717
2 372

287 557
251011
6007 109
55 237
75 612
6676 326

2 226 041
1 745 390
53 165 676
354 27
921 175
58 413 20 9
174 297
25 697 250

29 643
30 642
849 162
5 354
7597
1123
923 721


4.9
6,814

1.02
45.9
22.8
68.7
3,131
1,378
339
30.0

72.6
60.9
66.7
54.5
20.4
63,237

17.2


S Excludes switching time of locomotives at initial and final terminals.


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ITEM
NO.


9-01
9-02

10-01
10-02
10-03
1G-0O
10-05
10-06
11
12

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


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FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 108 reports of freight train statistics representing 113 railroads
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1957 AND 1956


Statemet No. L.-211 (S0A)


EASTERN DISTRICT
rrEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCUIDIN SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT IT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION ITEM
NO.
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956


AGGREGATES
1. oile, of road operated at close of month .................
2. Train-miles (loconotl e-propelled and motorcar train.):
2-01. Steam locoCotivo-propelled trains ...................
2-02. Diesel-electric locomotiv-propelled trains ..........
2-03. Electric locoeotlve-propelled trains .................
2-04. Other locomotlve-proplled train ....................
2-05. Total locomotlve-propelled trains ....................
2-06. otoroar-propelled trains..........................
2-07. Total train-miles ................................
2-08. Ordinary ................ .............. ... ....
2-09. Light ............................................
3. Road locoaotive-;lles:
3-01. Principal ....................... .. ............ .....

3-03. Light .. ........................................
3-04. Total locomotive-miles ............................
3-05. Total, steam only ................ ................
3-06. Total. diesel-electric only ........................
307. Total electric only .................................
3-08. Total, other...................................
Train-switchlin locoootle-ailes:
3-09. Steam locootre...............................
3-10. Diesel-electrlc locomotivrs ......... ...........
3-11. Electric loco otive ........................
3-12. Other locootiv ... ............................
3-13. Total.. ........................................
3-14. Mile initial and final terminal Incl. in 3-13 ......
DLeesl-electric unit siles:
3-15. Road.........................................
3-16. Train evltohi n ........ .........................
4. Car-mles (thousaode):
h-01. Loaded, east or north ..............................
4-02. Loaded. vst or south ............................
4-03. Loaded, total ............................. ...
i-04. Impty, east or north ............. ...............
4-05. Empty, west or south..........................
4-06. lmpty, total .................... ............ ...
-0?7. Loaded and empty, east or north ......................
4-08. Loaded and empt, west or south ......................
4-09. Loadd and pty total.........................
4-10. Caboose, all directions ..........................
4-11. Passenger carrying cars. all directions ............
4-12. Other pasensger-train care, all directions ...........
5. Gross ton-aille of road locomotives and tenders (thous):
5-01. Coal-burning steea locomotles ....................
5-0?. Oil-burning steam loconotlTvs ....................
5-03. Dieel-electric locootives ........................
5-04. Slectril locomotives ....... ................... ..
5-05. Other locomotive .................................
5-06. Total .......... ...........................
6. Gross ton-miles of cars, contents, and cabooses (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total in oll-hbmrlnn steam locomotive trains .........
6-03. Total in diesel-electric locomotive trains..........
6-04. Total in electric locomotlre trains ................
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........
6-06. Total in all freight trains ..........................
F-07. Total of pass. train care and contents ncl. in 6-06
7. Net ton-miles, revenue and nonrevenue thousandse) ..........
8. Train-hours (incl. train-switchlng hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled tral .......
8-02. Oil-burning steal locomotive-propelled trains ........
8-03. Diesel-electric locormtire-propelled train ..........
8-04. Electric locomctive-propelled trains .................
8-05. Other locomotive-propelled trains ....................
8-C6. Motoroar-pro elled train ....... ............ ...
8-07. Total train-hours ................................

AVERAGES

9. Average"per aile of road per day:
9-01. Train-miles, ordinary ........ ....................
9-02. Oet ton-miles ...................................
10. Averages psr train-oile (excluding light trains):
10-01. Locomotive-illes (principal and helper) ............
10-02. Loaded freight car-alles .........................
10-03. Etpty freight car-miles...... ... ..
10-04. Total freight car-miles excludingn cabooe) .........
10-05. Grose ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tender) .....
10-06. et ton- miles .....................................
11. Iroee t'.o-miles of locomotives and tenders per loconctive-rile
12. Net ton-milel per loaded ar-ile........................
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight care
13-01. Percent of total car-miles, east or north ..........
13-02. Percent of total car-niles, nest or south ...........
13-03. Percent of total car-les ll directions ..........
13--0. Percent eaot or north of total car-lles ............
1L. Avorsaes per train-hour:
14-01. Tral-tiles ............ .. ...........
14-02. rooe tcn-miles (excl. loconotls and tender) .....

15. Percent traln-seltcllyi hours at way stations of
total traln-our ........... .. ..........


221 238

16 092 550
314 656 635
557 067
2 026 364
330 332 616
173 597
338 506 213
33! 112 417
3 393 796
33d 385 866
8 224 077
11 293064
357 903 027
19 005 267
330 551 705
6 243 337
2 102 718

1 740 191
30 455 089
357 675

32 552 955
a 745 972

650 670 264
42 429 103

8 044 925
6 460 683
14 505 608
3 474 416
b 125 542
8 599 958
11 519 341
11 586 225
23 105 566
343174
7 790
40 663

6 811 706
380 244
10b 052 841
2 104 153
867 872
115 216 816

58 584 965
1 891 671
976 322 733
19 772 604
7 652 279
.064 224 252
2 658 273
484 781 537

1 020 373
24 675
16 618 029
295 437
61 601
9 653
i0 029768


5.5
8,026

1.02
43.3
25.6
68.9
3,176
1,447
322
33.4

69.8
55.8
62.8
55.5
18.8
59,026


22.0


221637

30 402 948
316 554 895
5 701 332
2 149 92 9
354 609 104
190 823
354 999 927
351 123 510
3 b76 417
354 657 290
9 095 343
12 976 350
376 928 983
35 334 695
332 625 456
6 548 230
2 220602

3 235 835
30 342 644
496 107

34 074 586
9 107 780

628 566 377
41 918 098

8 463 341
6 650 27 9
15 113 620
3223 3o8
5 175 296
8 398 6 4
11 686 72 9
11 625b7 5
23 512 304
359 455
8 660
40 7d4

10 699 193
1 654 535
102 206 832
2 238 357
61552 6
117 614 443

87 570 315
11068 899
959 675 750
20 317 444
7 895 633
10 O6 528 Oci
2 699 340
497 656 694

1 703 440
229 590
16 795 191
303 473
63 168
10 72
19 105 644


5.8
8,195

1.03
43.0
23.9
66.9
3,094
1,417
312
32.9

72.4
56.2
64.3
56.0

18.6
56,869

21.8


50 661

7 311 630
93 237 306
4 300 264

104 849 200

104 849 200
103 102 035
1 747 165

104 871 828
4 279772
5 654 545
114 806 145
8 581 509
101 453 600
4 77103o


747 790
11 462 965
29.i 484

12 504 239
2 727 831

236 702 147
13 305 534

2 624090
1 725 57o
4 349 666
855 830
1 727 035
2 582 865
3 479 920
3 452 611
6 932 531
107 934
994
6 884

2 733 985

28 733 542
1 422 021

32 889 548

21 006 489

28b 669 012
14 668 608

321 344 109
420 336
148 417 979

501 330

> 548 556
229 915


6 279 803



7.5
10,731

1.04
42.2
25.0
67.2
3,117
1,440
286
34.1

75.4
50.0
62.7
60.3

16.7
51,171


25.9


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the close of eaoh month within the period.
* Exoludes switching time of train locomotive at initial and final terminals.


50 762

11 703 638
94 627 189
4 368 324

110 b99 1i1

110 b99 1!1
100 924 161
1 S74 990

110 916 122
4 939 484
6 232 7u5
122 088 361
14 315 519
102 906 700
4 866 062


1 235 005
11498 564
421784

13155 433
2 907 269

229 519 31 9
15 377 30 9

2 764 739
1 608 527
4 567 266
776 691
1 778 663
2 555 354
3 541430
3 581190
7 122 620
113 675
1154
6 882

4 401865
46 832
27 770 890
1 425 502

33645089

32 553 493
541410
284 764 155
15 098 778

332 957 836
438 426
155 111 978

bO0 035
7 303
5 65 330
230625


6 665293


7.8
11,152

1.05
41.9
23.5
65.4
3,057
1,424
276
34.0

78.1
50.3
64.1
60.5

16.6
49,954


25.6


7 898

4 907 728
17 089397
591711

22 588 836

22 588 836
22 293 631
295 205

22 593 533
618 660
908 061
24 120 254
5 869 511
17 576 512
663151
11 080

545 563
1 340 082
27 863

1 913 508
143 238

43 565 747
2 250 864

647 244
429 440
1 076 684
308 183
544 543
852 726
955 427
973 983
1 929 410
23 358
136
270

2 826 243

5 506 045
311 850
6 115
8 650 253

26 819 080

70 407 288
2 662 681

99 889 049
25 353
55 409 231

295 860

913 893
32 306

1 242 0591


10.3
25,698

1.03
48.3
38.2
86.5
4,481
2,485
359
51.5

67.7
44.1
55.8
60.1

18.2
80,422


23.8


7 894

7169 683
15 335 642
537 510

23 042 835


58 559

12 219 358
110 326 703
4 891 975

127 438 036


23 042 835 127 438 036
22 717 410 125 395 666
525 425 2 042 370


23 049 261
743077
1101261
24 893 599
8 267 84 9
16 021232
594 760
9758

760028
1 172 132
27 188

1959 348
214 034

35 265 653
1 788 881

600 319
439 731
1040050
298 587
470011
768 598
898 906
909 742
1 808 64 8
23 732
147
277

3 925 382

4 495 710
336 077
5388
8 762 557

33 003 560

58 515 904
2 292 196

93 611 660
26 052
52 011 947

439 558

810 76 9
30936

1281263


10.5
24,047

1.03
45.8
33.8
79.6
4,130
2,290
352
50.0

66.8
48.3
57.5
57.7

18.0
73,218

22.7


127 465 361
4 898 432
6 562 606
13d 926 399
14 451020
119 030 112
5 434 187
11 080

1 293 353
12 803 047
321 347

14 417 747
2 871069

280 267 894
17 556 398

3 271334
2 155 016
5 426 350
1 164 013
2 271 578
3 435 591
4 435 347
4 426 594
8 861 941
131 292
1 130
7 154

o 560 228

34 239 587
1 733 871
6 115
41 539 801

47 825 569

356 076 300
17 331 289

421 233 158
445 689
203 827 210

797 190

6 462 451"
262 221


7 521 862


7.8
12,750

1.04
43.
27.4
70.7
3,359
1,625
299
37.6

73.8
48.7
61.2
60.3

16.9
56,001


25.6


58 656

18 873 321
110 162 831
4 905 834

133 941 986

133 941986
131 641 b7
2 300 415

133 965 383.
5 682 561
7 334016
146 981 960
22 583 368
118 928 012
5 460 822
9758

1 995 113
12 670 696
448 972

15 114 7o1
3 121303

264 784 972
17 166 190

3 365058
2242258
5 607 316
1075 278
2248674
3 323 932
4440336
4 490 932
8 931268
137 407
1 301
7159

8 327 247
46 832
32 266 600
1 76157 9
5 3b8
42 407 64 6

65 557 053
541410
343 280059
17 390 974

426 769 496
464 47 8
207 123 925

1241593
7 303
6 436099
261 561


7 946 556


8.2
12,887

1.04
42.6
25.2
67.8
3,242
1,573
289
36.9

75.8
49.9
62.8
60.0

16.9
53,705

25.2


37 153

1 438 092
49 340032

50 778 124

50 778 124
50 461174
316 950

50 770 008
99 367
726 525
51 595 900
1 492 537
50 103 363


274 452
5 281045


5 555497
1 494147

127 364 291
7 230 626

1 106 500
941 302
2 047 802
549 186
689763
1 238 949
1 655 686
1 631065
3 286 751
51 645
427
4 789

409 976

15 555 952


15 965 928

3 439 234

145 520 472


148 959 706
293 857
69 451 960

123171

2 709 347


2 832 518


6,.47

1.00
40.6
24.5
65.1
2,952
1,376
309
33.9

66.8
57.7
62.3
54.0

17.9
52,589


23.9


37 184

3 751712
49 985 386


53 737 098

53 737 098
53 357 79 9
379 29 9

53 729 612
153 905
824 898
54 708 415
3 924290
50 784125


451335
5 399 401


5850736
1 533424

L26 697 218
7 277 110

1206172
965 881
2172053
508 850
706 182
1 215 032
1 715 022
1672 063
3 387 085
54 477
638
5503

1 132 62 9

15 541112


16 673 741

11065 501

L43 604 216


154 669 717
341522
72 731 910

254 586

2 775 90


3030495


5.2
7,139

1.00
40.7
22,8
63.5
2,899
1,363
305
33.5

70.3
57.8
64.1
55.5

17.7
51,038


23.7


125 526

2 435 100
154 989 900
665092
2 026 364
160 116 456
173 597
160 290 053
159 255 577
1 034 47

160 150 497
3 226 278
4 003 953
167 380 728
3 061710
161 418 230
809150
2 091 638

172 386
12 370 997
36 328

12 579 711
4 380 756

443 038 079
17 642 079

3 667 091
3 364 365
7 031456
1 761 217
2 164 201
3 925 418
5 428 308
5 528 566
10 956 874
160 237
6 233
28 720

841 502
380 244
55 257 302
370 282
861 757
57 711087

7 320 162
1 891 671
474 725 961
2 441 315
7 652 279
494 031 388
1 918 727
211 502 367

100 012
24 675
7 446 231
33 216
61 601
9 653
7 675 388


4.6
6,172

1.02
44.2
24.6
68.8
3,102
1,328
345
30.1

67.6
60.9
64.2
52.2

20.9
64,366


17.8


125 797

7 777 S15
156 406 67 8
795 498
2 149 929
167 130 020
190 823
167 320 843
166 124 140
1196 703

167 162 295
3 258 877
4 617 436
175 238 608
8 827 037
163113 319
1087408
2 210 844

789 387
12 272 547
47 135

13 109 069
4453053

437 084 187
17 474 798

3 892111
3 442140
7 334 251
1639 260
2 220 440
3 859 700
5 531371
5 662 580
11 193 951
167 571
6 721
28 122

1439 317
1607 703
54 399 120
476 778
610138
58533056

10 947 801
10 527 489
472 791475
2 926 470
7 695 633
505 088 868
1 893 340
217 600 859

207 261
222 287
7 583183
41912
63 168
10 782
8 128 593


4.8
6,319

1.02
44.2
23.2
67.4
3,040
1,311
334
29.7

70.4
60.8
65.5
53.1

20.6
62,137

17.7


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


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3 1262 08851 8740 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS



FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 108 reports of freight train statistics representing 113 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 1957 AND 1956


EASTERN DISTRICT

ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCUJDINO SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
POCAHONTAS REGION _NO.
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956


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AGGCIGALTE


. 1. Nillu of road operated at close of month ....................
2. Trats-nlles (locoaotier-propolled sad motorcar trains):
2-01. Steaam locomotlvo-propollod train ...................
2-02. Diaesl-electric locomotve-propelled train ..........
2-03. Electric locomotive-propelled trains ...............
2-04. Other locomotive-propelled train ....................
2-05. Total locootlve-propelled trains ...................
2-06. Motorcar-propelled trains ............................
2-07. Total train-allo .................................
2-08. Ordinary...... ......................
2-09. Light...... ....................................
3. load loooaotive-lles:
3-01. Princlpal......................................
3-02. eolper (excludes *" and trailing *A uait,) .........
3-03. Light .. ..... ...................................
3-04. Total locootiv-aille...............................
S3-0 Total. ste only ....................................
3-06. Total. diesel-electrl only ........................
S3-07. Total. lectric o ly .................................
3-08. Total, other.....................................
Trai-switchlig locomotTi-asileS:
3-09. Steam looomotive ...................................
-10. Di eeel- e lo tre lo oesot ve ..... .
3-11. lec-tric locomotives .. ........................
3-1. lOther locomotives ...... ...................


Dlesel-electric unit sils:
S 3-15. Road......
3-16. Traa t itohln....
Car-allee (thbousnd):
4-01. Loaded. east or north ................................
4-02. Loaded, st or eouth ................................
4-03. Loadd, total .....................................
4-_ 4. O pty,. *a t or north .............................
-05. mpty, est or uth .................................
-o6. Epty, total...................................
4-07. Loaded and empty, "at or north .....................
4-08. Loaded ani empty. wet or south .....................
4-09. Loaded a d empty, total..............................
4-10. Caboose, all direttons ..............................
4-11. Passengr carryltg oare. all direction .............
4-12. Other paeenger-train cars, all directlono ...........
5. Oross ton-ailo of road locomotives and tenders (thoue):
-01. Coal-burning stea locootive .......................
5-02. 011-buralog sta~ locoeotives ........................
5-03. Dieel-electric locoNotlis ..... ....................
5-04. Electric locomotives .................................
5-05. Other locoaotlie................................
5-06. Total..... .......... .. .. ..
6. GroOs toa-aslen of cars. contete. and cabooses (thou ):
6-01. Total ia coal-burnin team locooti*e train ........
6-02. Total in oil-barning team locootve train .........
6-03. Total in dieel--leotrio locomotive trains ...........
6-0. Total in electric looomotie train ..................
6-05. Total la other locomotive and motorcar traln ........
6-06. Total In all freight trains ..........................
6-07. Total of pass. train cars and contents Inel. in -06
7. iet ton-illes. revenue ad nsonrevenue (thousands) ............
8. Trala-boure (lcl. traln-swltching hours at way stations):
801. Coal-burning teia locomotive-propelled tral"e .......
8-02. Oil-burning steaa locoaotive-propelled train ........
8-03. Diesel-electric locomotiv-propelled tralte ..........
8-04. electric locomctive-propelled trains .................
8-05. Other loconotive-propelled trains ....................
8-06. Motoroar-propelled tralnt .................. ........
8-0?. Total train-hours ...................................

AVERAGES

9. Average per silo of road per day:
9-01. Traln- tllee, ordinary .............................
9-02. et ton- ll ....................................
10. Averages per train-sll excludingn llght trains):
10-01. loconotiv-mlee (principal and helper) ..........
10-02. Loaded freight car-le.........................
10-03. pt fr ht car- le ..........................
10-04. Total freight car-siles (exclindin caboose) .......
10-05. Gross ton-milea (ecl. locomotiee and tender.) ....
10-06. t to l ....................................
11. Oroes c.n-males of locorotives and tenders per loconctive-rile
12. tet ton-alles per loaded car-ile ............................
13. Car-mile ratio*: Loaded freight care
13-01. Percent of total car-ailes. east or north ..........
13-02. Percent of total car-lle. vest or south ..........
13-03. Percent of total car-ile, all direction .........
13-04. Percent east or nortb of total car-alle ...........
14. Avoraens per tralo-bour:
14-01. Train-llee ......................................


15. Perceot train-swltchlng bourn at way stations of
total train-hours ......................................


5.5
8,114

1.02
43.9
26.4
70.3
3,227
1,471
326
33.5

69.7
55.1
62.5
56.3

18.5
59,240


23.1


6.0
8,868

1.03
44.2
23.9
68.1
3,17'
1,479
315
33.4

72.1
57.9
65.0
55.5

18.2
57,218


22.5


221 163

1425 797
35 9386 80
612 031
197 494
38173 902
20 022
38193 924
37 8 4 36 5
369 559

38179 471
907 052
1247 207
40 333 730
168 05 b
37 741 91 6
699 426
20b 731

179 163
3683462
29 0335
12
3 892 70
1034092

98 565 091
51516 91

934 706
726 220
1660 926
405547
592376
997 923
1340 253
1310 596
2 656 64 9
38 725
757
3 U95

617266
20336
12172 509
239 90 5
84 &77
13134 997

6076157
19 452
113 006 959
2 227 724
757 007
122 071 699
246 886
55628 512

93324
10 64
1 926 41 9
32 070
6013
1140
2060 630


7.3
10,778

1.04
42.4
25.5
67.9
3,166
1,472
292
34.7

74.0
50.8
62.5
59.8

16.7
51,909


26.9


221 413

3 564 668
36 987 713
668 204
282 502
41503 08 7
239,8 8
41 527 075
41053 002
474 073

41 509 U7.
1052 324
1473264
44034 659
4 144 316
38 647 59 8
752 026
290 719

370 56 9
3 725 910
62 947

4 159 426
1079 538

97035 300
5149 644

1007 548
808 054
1815 602
390 413
58808 9
978 502
1 397 961
1396143
794 104
41 952
989
3529

1276 197
245 75i
18 011 09 5
258 722
80 23
13 872 00 3

10 495 384
1 744 b42
114669 212
4 416 017
984 174
130 310 229
254 735
60 703 596

189 541
32 277
2 009 6 8
36 040
8249
1 360
2 277 435


8.0
12,035

1.04
43.2
22.7
65.9
3,152
1,511
281
35.0

78.7
52.5
65.6
60.0

16.3
50,438


26.6


50 t4 6

641269
10 561 634
474 930

1167C 03 5

1167C 03 3
11493 064
184 369

11679 26
451 382
616 713
12 749 921
724 94 3
11 48D 169
539 809


62 099
1 354 00 9
21 782

1438 490
307 022

27 415 686
1 802 153

291437
1960196
487 035
102151
190196
292347
393 586
386 394
779 982
12 051
89
897

230 381

3 326 882
165 721

3724984

2 290 880

32 433 616
1 662 616

36 387 512
52 70 !
16 922 74 9

40 304

635 785
24 901


700 990


10.1
26,025

1.03
49.7
40.7
90.4
4,677
2,587
359
52.0

65.0
45.2
55.0
58.5

18.1
83,362


25.3


50 08C,

1 192 987
11 059 5b0
510 b69

12 763 381

12 763 381
12 516226
247 155

12 765 765
554 t44
722 247
14 0.2 560
1457 320
12 019 431
565 609


132 922 5
1 400 600
53 11

1586643
335 907

27 091 415
1863 237

324 39
216 627
54101 9
87 542
196 >4 9
283 89i
411 934
412 976
824 91C
13 084
11 b
754

447756
13750
3 315 587
168 283

3 945 376

3356 064
147 46 b
34 136839
1815 235

39455 (06
45 506
18 911 711

83 556
2 u77
669 234
27 39 3


782 260


10.8
26,437

1.04
47.9
35.6
83.5
4,378
2,454
352
51.2

65.5
49.2
57.4
57.2

17.8
76,726


24.2


7 898

466 531
1960 33 6
66 521

2 495 388

2495386
2 462 700
32 68b

2 496129
82180
101 42
2 6 7 951
575266
2028144
74 991
1550

59 954
163 67i
3117

226 742
17166

5 134 034
278 70 6

71 671
50 797
122 46 8
38 52 1
61 558
10007 9
110192
112 35 5
222 547
2 590
1 4
29

278 711

648320
34 71 7
856
962 ,04

2816 536

8 395 322
306 237

11 518095
2693
6 371 971

29 302

105 246
3 21


13C 169


7.7
12,835

1.04
43.7
28.1
71.8
3,433
1,669
304
38.2

72.1
49.5
60.9
59.5

16.0
57,088

26.6


7 898

728729
1876457
67 606

2672 7 94

2672794
2637 212
35 582

2673287
96667
130 534
2900 488
673 390
1 952 404
74 694


75 558
156 585
3 314

235 457
16795

4418719
242 817

72 242
54 130
126 372
38048
55 916
93 964
110 290
110046
220 336
2749
18
40

419 262

560742
41 598

1021602

3611118

7651356
284 54;

11 547 016
3481
6472 889

42 89'

103 74 9
3 655


150 497


8.3
13,977
1.04
44.1
24.9
69.0
3,366
1,675
293
38.0

76.0
51.8
63.9
59.4

16.i;
54,679

26.3


50 546

1109 800
12 522 170
541 451

14 173 421

14173421
13 956364
217 057

14 175 95
533562
720 35 5
15 429 872
1 300 209
13 513 313
614 600
1550

122 053
1516 c80
.4 b99

1665 432
324190

32 549 920
2 080 b61

363106
246 59
610103
140 072
251754
392 4 46
503780
496749
1002 bi 9
14 041
103
926

509092

3 977 202
200 43 8
656
4 687 38 6

5107 41 6

40 829 136
1969 05 3

47 905 00 7
55396
25294 720

69 00 6

741 031
28 522


839 159


4.9
7,001

1.00
41.3
25.8
67.1
3,044
1,430
313
34.7

65.0
57.9
61.5
53.3

17.4
52,523


56 586

1921716
12 935 962
578 497

15 436 17 5

15 436 175
15 153 43
282 737

1b 439052
651 215
852 781
16 943 046
S 330 710
13 971 835
640 503


206 486
1557185
56 432

1822100
352 702

31 510 134
2 106 054

396 634
270757
667 39
125 590
252 265
377 b55
522 224
523 02
1 045 246
15 b3 3
130
794

867 10
13 7 50
3876 129
209 881

4 966 7 6

6 967 18
147 46
41 786 .9 .
2 099 777

51 002 62 2
48 ,6 7
25 384 t00

126449
2077
772 98 3
31 24


932 757


37 142

159 371
5 512 61 7


5671988

5671988
56 37 202
3436 8

5671142
11059
82 835
5765036
165 018
5 599 418


34 098
607 94 5


642 04 3
163 704

14 366 28 5
849 074

123 865
108 697
2 32 62
66 59
78 921
145 519
190 463
187 01 6
378 081
5746
4 3
354

46 716

175E 642


1805 35 6

373096

16 786 222


17 159 318
22080
8 061 34 C

14 33

312 067



326 700


37 169

450056
5621038


6071094

6071094
6033 208
37 886

6070178
16245
91 368
6177791
467 515
5 710 276


57 83 5
641 292


699127
171040

14 415 806
877 231

132 852
117 516
250 36 8
63441
7575 0
139 19 9
196 293
193 274
389 567
6146
62
41

132 72

1 772 09 S


1904 827

1292 835

16 707 230


18 000 065
27 057
8629 202

31 22 9

319 400



350 62 9




5.2
7,489

1.00
41.5
23.1
64.6
2,983
1,430
308
34.5

67.7
60.8
64.3
53.1

17.3
51,336

25.1


12s 475

156 026
17 903 793
70 580
197 494
18 320493
20022
18 348 51 5
18 230 381
110134

16 332 374
362 431
444 017
19 138 622
220 b28
18 629185
84 626
204181

23012
1 557 37
4734
12
1584 99 !
540 196

51648 b86
2 22195 6

447 733
370 326
816 L61
196277
261 701
459 97 6
646 010
63222
i 276 .39
16 338
611
2 415

61 460
20 338
S436 665
39 467
84121
6642051

597 t645
19 452
55 393 b99
258 071
737 007
57 006 974
171 408
24272452

9080
1064
873 321
3546
6013
1140
894 771


5.1
6,852

1.02
45.2
23.2
68.4
3,086
1,343
335
29.7

70.4
61.7
66.1
53.2

20.1
61,675

18.1


Excludes switching time of looomotlves at Initial and final terminals.


Statement No. M.-211 (08-A)
OCTOBER 1957


CP _L1
__Y_^__
";
i
: '.

i


125 658

1 192 696
18 430 713
89 707
282 502
19 995 818
23 988
20019 606
19666 356
153 450

19 99 641
384 664
529115
20 913 820
1 346 091
19165 487
111 523
290 719

104 251
1527 433
6515

1 638 19 9
555796

51 109 360
2166 559

478062
419 781
897 643
201 382
260066
461448
679444
679847
1 359 291
19 973
79 1
2 317

276451
232 001
6362667
48 841
80 238
7 000 198

2 235 367
1 597 374
56 173787
316 840
984 174
61 307 542
178 691
26689 794

31663
30 200
917 58 5
4792
8 249
1 360
994 049


4.7
6,240

1.02
44.9
25.2
70.1
3,127
1,331
347
29.7

69.3
58.6
64.0
54.7

20.5
63,711


19.3









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


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


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 108 reports of freight train statistics representing 113 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER 1957 AND 1956


EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT I
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION ITEM
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 195? 1956 1957 1956


ACGGREGATE
1. MIles of road operated at close of month ...................
2. Train-alles (locomotive-propelled and motorcar train):
2-01. Stema locoaotive-propolled trains ....................
2-02. Diesel-*elctric looomottie-propelled trains ..........
2-03. Electric locootive-propelled trains ................
2-04. Other looootive-propelled trains ...................
2-05. Total locoMotive-propelled trains ....................
2-06. Motooar-propelled train ...........................
2-07. Total train-slles ................................
2-08. Ordinary .............................................
2-09. Light ....................... ...................
3. Road looolmtive-ailO:
3-01. Principal.......................................
3-02. Belper (excludes B and trailing "A' units) .........
3-03. Light........ .... .............................
3-04. Total locomottve-ales ..............................
3-05. Total. taam only................................
3-06. Total. diesel-electric only ........................
3-07. Toal. eleotrlo only.................................
3-08. Total, other ......................................
Train-witching locomotive-miles:
3-09. Steaa locomotives ....................................
3-10. Diesel-electric looooti se ...........................
3-11. Electric locomotives ................................
3-12. Other locomotives.................................
3-13. Total ........ ..... .............................
3-14. Miles initial and final terminals incl. in 3-13 ......
Diesel-electric unit lilos:
3-15. Road .............................................
3-16. Train switohing ......................................
4. Cu-alles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north ............................
4-02. Loeded. west or south ...............................
4-3. Loaded. total .......... .......................
4-04. Empty, ast or north.............................
4-05. Empty, west or south.................................
4-o6. Empty. total .....................................
4-07. Loaded sd empty, east or north ......................
4-08. Loaded and empt7, est or south .....................
4-09. Loaded and empty, total..............................
4-10. Caboose, all directions.............................
4-11. Passenger carrying care, all directions ..............
4-12. Other pasenger-train cars, all directions ..........
5. Gross ton-iles of road locomotives and tenders (thous):
5-01. Coal-burning stem locomotives .......................
5-02. Oil-brniac steam loconotTves .......................
5-03. Diesel-electric locomotive ..........................
5-04. Electric locomotives .................................
5-05. Other locomotive ...................................
5-06. Total.............. ....................... ...
6. Gross ton-alles of cars, contents, ad cabooses (thous):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steal locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total in oll-burning steam locomotive trains .........
6-03. Total in diesel-electric locomotive trains ..........
6-04. Total In electric locomotive trains ..................
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........
6-06. Total in all freight trains .........................
6-07. Total of pass. train cars and contents incl. In -06
7. Net ton-miles. revenue and nonrevenne thousands ) ............
8. Train-hours (incl. train-sitching hours at say stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locomotive-propelled traise* ......
8-02. 011-burning steam ocootive-propelled trains ........
8-03. Diesel-electric locosotive-propelled trains ..........
8-04. Electric locomotive-propelled trains .................
8-05. Other looomotive-propelled trains ....................
8-06. Hotoroar-propelled trains ............................
8-07. Total train-hours ...................................

AVERAGES

9. Averageper mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-lles, ordinary ................................
9-02. net ton-miles .......................................
10. Averages per train-mile (ezcluding light trains):
10-01. Looootive-alles (principal and helper) ..........
10-02. Loaded freight car-iles ............................
10-03. Empty freight car-iles .............................
10-04. Total freight car-mile (excluding caboose) .........
10-05. Gross ton-miles (sxel. looeotivre and tenders) ......
10-06. Net tonmiles ...................................
11. Gross ton-alles of locomotives and tenders per lococtive-mlle
12. eot ton-alles per loaded car-ile ............................
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight cars
13-01. Percent of total car-lleos, eat or north ..........
13-02, Percent of total car-mlls, vest or south .........
13-03. Percent of total car-miles, all directions ..........
13-04. Percent east or north of total oar-ailes ...........
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. TraOl-miles ......................................
14-02. Groee ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tenders) ...**

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


221 232

17 51U 347
350 595 215
6 169098
2 223 858
376 506 518
193 619
376 700 137
372 936 782
3 763 355

376 565 337
9 131 129
12 540 291
39d 236 757
20 691 922
368 293 621
6 942 765
2 308 449

1 919 354
34 138 551
387 308
12
36 445 225
9 780 064

949 235 355
47 580 994

8 979 631
7 186 903
16 166534
3 879 963
b 717 918
9 597 881
12 859 594
12 904 821
25 764 415
381 899
8 547
44 358

7 428 924
400 582
117 225 360
2 344058
952 849
128 351 773

64 663 122
1 911 123
1089 331 692
22 000 328
8 389 886
1186 296 151
2 907 159
540 410 049

1 113 697
26 339
id 544 448
527 507
67 614
10 793
20 090 398


5.5
8,035
1.02
43.4
25.7
69.1
3,181
1,449
322
33.4

69.8
55.7
62.7
55.5

18.8
59,048

22.1


221 61 8

33 967 616
353 542 608
6 369 536
2 432 431
396 312 191
214 811
396 527 002
392 176 512
4 350490

396 366 361
10 147 667
14 449 614
420 963 642
39 479 011
371 673054
7 300 256
2 511321

3 606 404
34 068 554
559 054

38 234 012
10 187 31 8

925 601677
47 067 942

9470 889
7 458 333
16 929 222
3 613 801
5 763 385
9 377186
13 084 690
13 22171 8
26 306 408
401407
9 649
44 31 3

12175 390
1 900 286
114 217 927
2 497 07 9
695 764
131486446

98 065 73 9
12 813 741
1 074 344 96
22 734 061
t 879 807
1 216 b38 310
2 954075
558 360 290

1 892 981
261 867
18 805 159
339 51 3
71 4117
12142,
21383 07 91


50 661

7 952 899
103 799 140
4 775 194

116 527 233

116 527 233
114 595 699
1 931 534

116 551 654
4 731154
6 273 258
127 556 06o
9 306 452
112 938 769
S5310 845

809 889
12 817 574
315 266

13 942 729
3 034 853

264 118 033
17 107 687

2 915 527
1 921 774
4 837 301
957 981
1 917 231
2 875 212
3 873 508
3 839 005
7 712 513
119 985
1083
7781

2 964 366

32 062 424
1 587 742

36 614 532

23 297 369

31d 102 828
16 331 424

357 731 621
473 041
165 340 728

541 634

6 184 343
254 816


6 980 793


50 756

12 b96 62 5
105 b86 694
4 679 21 3

123 66? b32

123 662 ;32
121 440 387
2 222 145

123 681 2o7
5 494 0 2
6 955 002
136 130 921
15 772 839
114 926 211
5431 871


1 368 010
12 899 164
474 902

14 742 07 6
3 243 176

256 610 734
17 240 54 6

3089131
2 019 154
5 108 205
864233
1 975 012
2 839 245
3 953 364
3 994 166
7 947 530
126 759
1272
7636

4 849 6211
60 582
31086 477
1 593 785

37 590465


7 898

5 376 259
19 049733
658 232
25 084 224

25 084 224
24 756 331
387 893

25 089 662
700 840
1009703
26 800 205
6 444 777
19 604 656
738 142
12 630

605 517
1 503 753
30 980

2 140 250
160 406

48 699781
2 529 572

718 915
480 237
1199152
346 704
606 101
952 805
1 065 619
1 086 338
2 151 957
25 948
150
299

3 104 954

6 154 365
346 567
6 971
9 612 857


35 909 557 29 635 616
688 87 81
318 900 994 78 802 610
16 914 013 2 968 918

372 413 442111 407 144
483 932 28046
174 023 68 9 61 781 202

685 91 325 162
9 300
6 294 564 1 019 139
258 018 35 927


7 447 5b3 1 380 228


7 895

7 898 412
17 212 09 9
605 11 8

25 715 629

25 715 62 9
25 354 622
361007

25 722 548
839 744
1 231795
27 794 067
9 141239
17 973 636
669 454
9758

835 586
1 328 717
30 502

2 194 805
230 82 9

39 684 372
2 031 698

672 561
493 861
1166 422
336 635
525 927
862 562
1 009 196
1019 788
2 028 984
26 481
165
317

4 344 644

5 056 452
377 675
5 388
9 784159

36 614 67 8


58 559

13 329 158
122 846 873
b 433 426

141 611 457

141 611 457
139 352 030
2 259 427

141 641 316
5 431 994
7 282 961
154 350 271
lb 751 229
132 543 425
6 048 987
12 630

1 415 406
14 321 327
34 246

16 082 979
3 195 259

312 817 814
19 637 259

3 634 442
2 402 011
6 036 453
1 304 685
2 523 332
3 826 017
4 939 127
4 925 343
9 864 470
145 933
1 233
8 080

6 069 320

30 216 789
1 934 309
6 971
46 227 389

52 932 985


66 167 26C 396 905 438
2 576 738 19 300 342


105 358 67
29 533
58 484 836

4824 51

914 518
34 791


143176C


469 138 765
501 087
227 121 930

866 790

7 203 482
290 743


0 361021


58 651

20 795 037
123 098 793
5 4b4 331

149 3 7 161

149 378 161
146 795 009
2 5832152

149 404 435
6 333 776
d 186 797
103 925 008
24 914078
132 699 847
6 101325
9758

2 203 596
14 227 681
505 404

16 936 881a
3 474 005

296 295 106
19 272 244

3 761692
2 513 015
6 274 707
1 200 668
2 500 939
3 701 807
4 962 560
5 013 954
9 976 514
153 240
1437
7 953

9 194 265
60 582
36 142 92 9
1 971460
5 388
47 374 624

72 524 235
688 87 8
385 068 254
19 490 751

477 77; 118
513 465
232 508 525

1 368042
9 380
7 209 082
292 80 9


8 679 313


37 152

1 597 463
54 852 649


56 450 112

56 450 112
56 098794
351 518

56 441150
110 426
809 360
57 360 936
1 658155
55 702 781


308 550
5 888 990


6 197 540
1 657 851

141 730 576
8 079700

1230 365
1 049 999
2 280 364
615 784
768 684
1 384 468
1 846 149
1 818 683
3 664 832
57 391
470
5 143

456 692

17 314 594


17 771 286

3 812 330

162 306 694


166 119 024
315 937
77 513 300

137 804

3 021 414


3 159 218


37 183

4 201768
55 606 424


59 808192

59 808 192
59 391007
417 185

59 799 790
170 150
916 266
60 886 206
4 391 805
56 494 401


509 170
6 040 693


6 549 863
1 704 464

141113 024
8 154 341

1339 024
1083 397
2422421
572 291
781 940
1 354231
19113215
1 865 337
3 776 652
60 623
700
5 921

1 265 357

17 313 211


18 578 568

12 358 336

160 311 446

172 669 782
368 57 9
81 361112

285 815

3 095 30 9


3 381 124


125 521

2 591726
172 893 693
735 672
2 223 858
178 444 949
193 619
170 638 568
177 485 958
1 152 610

172 482 871
3 588 709
4 447 970
186 519 550
3 282 538
180 047 415
893778
2 295 819

195 398
13 928 234
41 062
12
14 164 706
4 926 954

494 686 965
19 864 035

4 114 824
3 734 893
7 849717
1 959 494
2 425 902
4 385396
6 074 318
6 160 795
12 235 113
178 575
6 844
31135

902 912
400 582
61 693 977
409749
945 878
64 353098

7 917 807
1 911 123
530 119 560
2 699 986
8 389 886
551 038 362
2 090 135
235 774 819

109097
26 339
8 319 552
36 764
67 614
10 793
8 570159


I- -- -- -- 1 i I I


5.8
8,261

1.03
43.2
23.9
67.1
3,103
1,424
312
33.0

72.4
56.4
64.4
55.9

18.5
56,907

21.9


7.4
10,736
1.04
42.2
25.1
67.3
3,122
1,443
287
34.2

75.3
50.1
62.7
60.3

16.7
51,245

26.0


7.8
11,241

1.05
42.0
23.4
65.4
3,067
1,433
276
34.1

78.1
50.6
64.3
60.5

16.6
50,005

25.7


10.3
25,732
1.03
48.4
38.5
86.9
4,500
2.496
359
51.5

67.5
44.2
55.7
60.0

18.2
80,716


23.9


10.5
24,288

1.03
46.0
34.0
80.0
4,155
2,307
352
50.1

66.6
48.4
57.5
57.7
18.0
73,587

22.9


7.8
12,758

1.04
43.3
27.5
70.8
3,367
1,630
299
37.6

73.6
48.8
61.2
60.2

16.9
56,110


25.7


8.2
12,998

1.04
42.8
25.2
68.0
3,255
1.584
289
37.1

75.8
50.1
62.9
60.0

16.8
53,807

25.3


5.0
6,863

1.00
40.6
24.7
65.3
2,961
1,382
310
34.0

66.6
57.7
62.2
54.0

17.9
52,582


23.9


5.2
7,174

1.00
40.8
22.8
63.6
2,907
1,370
305
33.6

70.1
58.1
64.1
55.3

17.7
51,069


23.9


4.7
6,179

1.02
44.2
24.7
68.9
3,105
1,328
345
30.0

67.7
60.6
64.2
52.4

20.8
64,297

18.0


125 784

8 970 811
174 b37 391
885 205
2 434 431
8l7 125 838
214 811
b17 340 64 9
165 990496
1 350 1 3

187 162 136
3 643 741
5 346 b51
196 15 4428
10173128
162 278 806
1 198 931
2 501 63

893 638
13 799 980
53 650

14 747 268
5 008 84 9

468 193 547
19 641357

4 370173
3 861 921
823 094
1 840642
2 480 506
4 32114 8
6 210 615
6 344 427
12 553 242
187 544
7 512
30439

1715 768
1 639 704
60 761787
525 61 9
690 376
65 533 254

13183168
12 124 863
528 965 262
3 243 310
8 879 807
566 396 410
2 072 031
244 490 653

239 124
252 487
6 500 768
46 704
71 417
12 14 2
9 122 642


4.8
6,373

1.02
44.3
23.2
67.5
3,045
1,315
334
29.7

70.4

65.6
53.1

20.5
62,087


17.8


Pag 2


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the lose of each month within the period.
* Exoludesl witohing time of train locomotive at initial and final terminals.






UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA IC I : e. S:S 7/ll


1 11111111111111111 111111111 11 III IIIIGl INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08851 8732 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS



FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES


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

NOVEMBER 1957


Compiled from 108 reports of freight train statistics representing 113 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF HOVEUBER 1957 AND 1956


ITEM


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT
EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCLUDING
POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


4 I +


1957


Q193


i -1 1 I _1_VI _O


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month ,.................
2. Train-lles (loeoaotive-propelled and motorcar trains):
2-01. Steam locootivt-propelled trains......... .........
2-02. Diesel-electric loooaottve-propelled trains ..........
2-03. L3ectric looomotive-preoplled trains .................
2-04. Other looootiTv-propelled trains ..................
2-05. Total looeootie-propelled trains ...................
2-06. Motoroar-propelld trains ............................
2-07. Total train-ile ....................................
2-08. Ordiary...........................................
2-09. Light ........................ .......... .........
3. Road locomotive-iles:
3-01. Principal.........................................
3-02. Belper (excludes -3* and trailing A-* unit) .........
3-03. Light ......................... ......................
3-04. Total locomotie-aile ...............................
3-05. Total, ste only ....................................
3-06. Total, diesel-electric only .........................
3407. Total, electric only .................................
3-08. Total, other ......................................
Trai&n-witchin locoaotive-alles:
3-09. Stea locomotives ....................................
3-10. Dissel-electric locootives .........................
3-11. Electric locomotivss ................................
3-12. Other looe otives................................
3-13. Total.............................................
3-14. Miles initial and final terminals icl. in 3-13 ......
Diesel-electric unit ailes:
3-15. Road..............................................
3-16. Train switching..................................
4. Cr-ailes (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north .............................
4-02. Loaded, west or south ................................
4-03. Loaded, total ...... ...........................
4-04. Empty, east or north .............................
4-05. rEpty, west or south.................................
4-06. Empty, total ....................................
4-07. Loaded and septy. east or north ....................
4-08. Loaded an eapty. west or south ......................
4-09. Loaded and eapty, total..............................
4-10. Caboose, all direction .............................
4-11. Pasenger carrying cars, all directions ............
4-12. Other psseenger-train care, all directions ..........
5. Oross ton-miles of road loooctives and tenders (thou*):
5-01. Coal-burning steal loconotiver .....................
5-02. 011-burning steal locomotives ........................
5-03. Diesel-electric locomotives ..... ...................
5-04. Electric locomotives.................................
5-05. Other locomottve ....................................
5-06. Total............................................
6. Gross ton-milet of cars, contents, and cabooses (thou@):
6-01. Total in coal-burning steam locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total in oil-bningl steam locomotive train .........
6-03. Total in dlesel-electrlo locomotive trains ..........
6-04. Total in electric locomotive trains .................
6-05. Total in other locoootirs and notorear trains ........
6-06. Total In all freight trains .........................
6-07. Total of paseo. train cars and contts incl. In 6-06
7. Net ton-alles, revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ...........
8. Train-hours (incl. train-switching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning stema locomotive-propelled trains .......
8-02. Oil-bhrning team locomotlvs-propelled trains .......
8-03. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains ..........
8-04. Electric locomtive-propelled trains ......... ..
8-05. Other locomotive-propelled trains ...................
8-06. otoroar-propelled trains ............................
8-07. Total train-houro ................................

AVERAGES

9. vererepr mile of road per day:
9-01. Traln--lles, ordinary .............................
9-02. Net ton-illes ....................................
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains):
10-01. Locorotive-miles (principal and helper) .............
10-02. Loaded freight car-lle ............................
10-03. Empty freight car-iles.............................
10-04. Total freight car-nile (excluding caboose) .........
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tenders) .....
10-06. Ret ton-mile. ...................................
11. Gross tc-n-mlles of locomotives and tenders per locontive-uile
12. eat ton-iales per loaded car-aile ............................
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight cars
13-01. Percent of total car-miles. *eat or north ..........
13-02. Percent of total car-sills, west or south ........
13-03. Percent of total car-ailes, all directions ..........
13-04. Percent east or north of total car-miles ...........
14. Averages per train-bour:
14-01. Train-siles ... ....................................
14-02. Grose ton-niles (excl. locomotives and tenders) .....

15. Percent train-wlitching hours at way stations of
total train-hours ........................... ........


5.3
7,572
1.02
42.9
28.4
71.3
3,195
1,417
328
33.0
66.7
53.5
60.2
55.8

19.1
60,366


22.2


220 970

1 136 564
33 837 586
550 680
198 754
35 723 584
16 301
35 739 885
35 425 622
314 263

35 728 602
810 473
1 090 083
37 629158
1 307 327
35 484 039
633143
204 649

135 220
3 289 912
26 348

3 451 480
949 586

93 635 565
4 633 626

848 090
672 458'
1 520 548
422 783
584 149
1 006 932
1 270 873
1 256 607
2 527 480
36 224
615
3 637

476 250
2 182
11 574 704
219 417
84 432
12 356 985

4 489 523
4 070
105 918 807
2 008 196
761 175
113 181 771
230 765
50 192 361

72 930
783
1 765 984
28 403
5 884
953
1 874 937


5.8
8,320

1.02
42.8
25.0
67.8
3.113
1,423
315
33.2

69.5
56.6
63.1
55.4

18.7
57,473

22.0


S Excludes wvitohing time of looomotives at initial and final terminals.


221 412

3097 586
35 295 559
620 329
252 610
39 266 084
21 421
39 287 505
38 845009
442 496

39 270 997
967 033
1393 710
41 631 74 0
3 590 117
37084 765
695508
261 350

313 190
3411 462
59 629

3784281
1006 712

93 253 922
4 7186 96

921009
741 937
1662 946
404066
567 756
971 822
1325075
1309693
2 634 768
39 857
883
3 396

1 143 443
163477
11 510 811
236 941
72133
13126 805

9 209 620
1098 374
107 622 753
2 156 923
849727
120 937 397
236 815
55 263 045

172 772
20 007
1 870 346
32 771
7 166
1187
2104249


50 633

527 989
9 944167
434 582

10 906 738

10 906 738
10 747 617
159 121

10 908 233
397 805
530 565
11 836 603
588 228
10 751 386
496 989


45 253
1 211 930
19 959

1 277 142
291 434

25 719 209
1 624 644

270 934
175 401
446 335
112 660
188 495
301 155
383 594
363 896
747 490
11 245
80
804

174 792

3 137 517
155 982

3 468 291

1 590 116

30 640 637
1 529 147

33 759 900
46 474
15 032 257

31 060

584 399
22 545

638 004


1


1956


1957


1956


WESTERN DISTRICT


1957


4 -1 I1 4 4 4


50 683

1118 308
10 608 73 8
479 366

12 206 412
12 206 412
11 968 368
238 044

12 208 861
512 421
705 14 8
13 426 430
1347 473
11 549 85 8
529 099


122 82 7
1 310 404
51 674

1484 905
320 569

26 218 001
1740 762

307 751
197 755
505 506
93 935
192 031
285 966
401 686
389 786
791 472
12 527
106
710

402 663
8 355
3183 729
156 393

3751 14 0

3037 259
90 195
32 351097
1 606 754

37 085 305
43 339
17 371090

78246
1131
633 216
25 345

737 938


1957


7 897

409 250
1 834 873
61 023

2 305126

2 305126
2 275 897
29 229

2 305 745
66 103
91 695
2 463 543
498237
1 896 459
68 019
828

48 825
146 481
2 817

198 123
15 558

4 842 962
257 214

66 014
42 490
108 504
35 371
56 859
92 230
101 385
99 349
200 734
2 387
8
25

241 330

611 627
31 609
457
885 023

2 417 187

7 550 959
266 755

10 234 901
2 078
5 573 937

25 061

95 990
3 097

124 148


7 898

685 636
1759267
62 34 6

2 507 249
-
2 507 24 9
2473328
33 921

2 507 e34
85 654
114 569
2 708 057
820 94 4
1817 713
69 400

70 055
142 OF"o
2 879

215 003
25 393

4 203 320
224255

67 184
48 964
116 14 8
34 734
52 939
87 673
101 918
101 903
203 821
2 580
16
33

392 872

532 926
37 904

963 702

3 361 815

6956650
271475

10 589 94 0.
3040
5 901 233

40 264

94 881
3 511

138 656


58 530

937 219
11 779 040
495 605

13 211 864

13 211 864
13 023 514
188 350

13 213 978
463 908
622 260
14 300 146
1 086 465
12 647 845
565 008
828

94 078
1 358 411
22 776

1 475 265
306 992

30 562 171
1 881 858

336 948
217 891
554 839
148 031
245 354
393 385
484 979
463 245
948224
13 630
88
829

416 122.

3 749144
187 591
457
4 353 314

4 007 305

38 191 596
1 795 902

43 994 801
48 552
20 606194

56 121

680 389
25 642

762 152


58 581

1 803 944
12 368 005
541 712

14 713661

14 713 661
14 441 696
271 965

14 716 695
598 075
819 717
16134 487
2 168 417
13 367 571
598 499

192 882
1452473
54553

1 699 908
345962

30421 321
1 965 017

374 935
246 719
621654
128 669
244 970
373639
503 604
491689
995 293
15 107
122
743

795 535
8355
3 716 655
194 297

4 714 842

6 399074
90 195
39 307 747
1878229

47 675 245
46 379
23 272 32 3

118 510
1131
728097
28 856

876 594


37 141

145 733
5 373 497


5 519 230

5 519 230
5 483 910
35 320

5 518 720
9 616
81 147
5 609 483
151 249
5 458234


30 288
568 298

598 586
163 202

14 100 760
787 554

117 550
104 929
222 479
72 105
83 450
155 555
189 655
188 379
378 034
5 595
26
456

42 537

1 726 589

1 769 126

340 128

16 421 014

16 761 142
27 296
7 625 068

12 951

296 627


309 578


37 169

423 819
5463071

5 886 890

5 886 890
5 852 567
34 323

5 885 919
12 319
84 137
5 982 375
439675
5 542 700


51 690
586 456

638 146
161 644

13 977 711
798 530

126 376
108 665
235 041
65136
74 P61
139 997
191 512
183 526
375 038
5952
22
458

122 94 7

1 715 015

1 837 962

1185 956

15 931 735

17 117 691
26 657
8 090 300

29 404

302 244


331 64


S1 1 -4 4 + 4


7.1
9,896

1.04
41.5
28.0
69.5
3,141
1,399
293
33.7

70.6
48.2
59.7
60.7

17.1
52,915

25.7


7.9
11,425

1.04
42.2
23.9
66.1
3,099
1,451
279
34.4

76.6
50.7
63.9
60.9

16.5
50,255

26.3


9.6
23,528

1.03
47.7
40.5
88.2
4,497
2,449
359
51.4

65.1
42.8
54.1
60.8

18.6
82,441


10.4
24,906

1.03
47.0
35.4
82.4
4.282
2,386
356
50.8

65.9
48.0
57.0
57.8

18.1
76,376

22.8


7.4
11,735
1.04
42.6
30.2
72.8
3,378
1,582
304
37.1

69.5
47.0
58.5
60.7

17.3
57,724

25.5


8.2
13,242

1.04
43.0
25.9
68.9
3,301
1,611
292
37.4

74.5
50.2
62.5
60.3

16.8
54,387


25.7


4.9
6,843

1.00
40.6
28.3
68.9
3,056
1,390
315
34.3

62.0
55.7
58.9
52.8

17.8
54,142

23.4


5.2
7,255
1.00
40.2

6 .1.
2,925
1,382
307
34.4

66.0
59.2
62.7
53.8

17.8
51,614


23.9


4.5
5,842

1.02
43.9
27.1
71.0
3,099
1,298
352
29.5

66.0
57.8
61.9
53.0
21.2
65,271

18.6


4.9
6,340

1.02
4 .3
24.7
68.2
3,027
1,288
337
29.6

66.6
60.9
63.8
52.1

20.9
62,661

17.6


ITEM
NO.


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U.I. DEPOTO. YJ j


125 299

53 612
16 685 049
55 075
198 754
16 992 490
16 301
17 008 791
16 918198
90 593

16 995 904
336 949
386 676
17 719 529
69 613
17 377 960
68 135
203 821

10 854
1 363 203
3 572

1 377 629
479 392
48 972 634
1 964 214

393 592
349 638
743 230
202 647
255 345
457 992
596 239
604 983
1 201 222
16 999
501
2 352

17 591
2 182
6 098 971
31 826
83 975
6 234 545

142 092
4 070
51 306 197
212 294
761 175
52 425 828
154 917
21 961 099
3 858
783
-788 968
2 761
5 884
953
803 207


125 662

869 823
17 464 483
78617
252 610
18 665 533
21 421
18686 954
18 550 746
136 208

18668 383
356 639
489 856
19 514 87 8
982025
18174 494
97 009
261 350

68 618
1 372 533
5076

1446 227
499 106
48 854 890
1955 149

419 698
386 553
806 251
210 261
247 925
458 186
629 959
634478
1264 437
18 79&
739
2195

224 961
155 122
6079141
42 644
72 133
6 574 001

1624 590
1008 179
52 383 271
278 694
849727
56144 461
163 779
23 900 422

24 858
18 876
840 005
3915
7 166
1187
896 007





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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 108 reports of freight train statistics representing 113 railroads
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER 1957 AND 1956


Stateamet No. M-211 (08-A)


EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCUouING SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
POCAHONTAS REGION ITEM
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 N
AGGREGATES
ilesn of ro d operated at close of tonth ................... 221207 221597 50658 50747 7898 7895 58556 58642 37151 37182 125500 125773 1
2. Train-ilee (locomotiv1propelled 1ad motorcar trains):
2-01. St em locomotiv-proplled trains .................... 18 654 911 37 065 202 8 480 888 14 014 933 5 785 489 8 584 04 8 14 266 377 22 598 981 1 743 196 4 625 587 2 645 338 9 840 634 2-01
2-02. Deel-elctrc locomotitvpropelled train .......... 384 452801 388 838167 113 74307 116495 432 20884 606 18 971 366 134 6827 91 135 466 798 60 226 146 6109495 189 578742 192 301874 2-02
2-03. :letrlc locomotiv-propelled trailne ................. 6 719 778 6 989 865 5 209 776 5 358 579 719 255 667 464 5 929 031 6 026 043 790 747 963 822 2-03
2-04. Other looootive-propellad trains .................... 2 422 612 2 685041 2 422612 2 685 04141 2-04
2-0. Totallo tiropd tran.................... 412 230102 435 578275 127 433971 135 868944 27 389350 28222878 154 823321 164091822 61969342 65 695082 195437439 205791371 2-05
2-06. otorear-propeolld trains ............................ 209 920 236 232 209 920 236232 2-06
2-0 Total trn-il.................................... 412 440 022 435 814 507 127433 971 15 868 944 27389 350 28 222 87 8 154 823 321 164 09182 61 969 342 65 695082 195647359 206027603 2-07
2-0. Ordin ............................................ 408362404 431021521 125343 316 133408755 27032228 27 E27950 152375 544 161 256705 61 582 704 65243574 194 404156 204541242 2-08
2-09. Light ................................................ 4077 618 4 792 986 2 090 655 2 460189 357 122 394 928 2 447 777 2 855 117 386 638 451 508 1 243 203 1 486 361 -09
3. Romd lonoaote-milee:
-01. Prnipal .......................................... 412 29 939 435 67 358 127 459 887 135 890 74 27 395407 28230 382 154 855 294 164121130 61 959 870 5 685 709 195 478 775 205 830519 01
3-02. Belper (eecles B3 aMd trailing A unit) ......... 9941602 11114700 5128959 60064535 766945 925398 5895902 6931851 120042 182460 3925658 4000380 3-02
3-03. LIght ............................................... 13 630 574 1584 324 6 803 823 7 660150 1101598 34664 7905221 9 006 514 890 507 1 000 403 4834646 5 836407 -03



3-08. Total. other ......................................... 2 51 098 2772671 13458 9758 13458 9758 2 499640 2762913 3-48
Train-lntchlog loco ottv.-mlles:
3-09. Staa lo otivee .................................... 2054574 3919594 855142 1490837 654342 905641 1509484 2396478 338838 560860 206252 962256 3-09
3-10. Dieoll-eleotric ocomtle .......................... 37 428733 37 480 016 14 029 504 14209 568 1650234 1470786 15679738 15680354 6 457 288 6 627149 15 291 707 15 172 513 3-
3-11. Electric locomotiee ................................. 413 656 618 683 335 225 526 576 33 797 33 381 369022 559 957 44634 58 726 3-11
3-12. Other locomotive .................................... 12 12 3-12
3-13. Total ****....................................... 39896975 42018293 15 219871 16 226981 2 338 373 2 409 808 17558244 18 636 789 6 796126 7188000 15 542605 16193495 3-13
3-14. Xlls initial and final s incl. In 3-13 ...... 10729650 11194030 3 326287 3563745 175 964 256 222 3 502251 3819967 1821053 1866108 5406346 5 507955 3-14
Dieasel-lectric unit miles:
3-15. Road ............................................ 1042 870 9201018 855 599 289 837 242 262 828735 53 542743 43 887692 343 379 985 326 716 427 155 831 336 55 090 7 3 5 543 659599 537048437 3-15
-16. Train sthi ...................................... 52214620 51786638 18732331 18 981 308 2786 786 2255953 21519117 21 237261 8867254 8952871 21828249 21596506 3-16
4. Car-mi.le (thousands):
-01. Loaded, at or north ................................ 9 827 721 10 391898 3186461 3 396 882 784 929 739745 3 971 90 4136627 1347915 1 465 400 4508416 4 789 871 -01
4-02. Loaded, est or south ............................... 7859361 8200270 2097175 2216909 522727 542825 2619902 2759734 1154928 1192062 4084531 4248474 4-02
-03. oad total ........................................ 17 687082 18 592168 5283636 5613791 1 307656 1 282 570 6591292 6 896 561 2 502843 2657462 8592947 9038345 4-0
4-0.Npty. eaet or north ................... ... .. 302746 4017 86 1070641 958168 382075 371 569 1452716 1329537 687889 637427 2162141 2050904 4-
-05. pty. eet or uuth ................................. 302067 6 331140 2 105726 2167043 66960 578866 2 768686 2 745909 852134 56 80 2 681247 2728430 05
-06. Epty, total ....................................... 10 604 813 10349008 3 176367 3 125 211 1 04 035 95023 5 4 221402 4 075 446 1 540023 1 494 2 4 84 388 4 779334 -06
:-0C. oded and epty.ea otornorth ...................... 14130467 1440976 4257 02 455050 1167004 1111 14 5424106 5466164 2055804 2 102 827 6 67557 6840 775 4-07
4-08. Loaded and empty lwet or south ..................... 14161428 14531410 4 202 901 4 83 952 1185 687 121691 5388 588 5 505 64 2 007062 2048 86 6765 779 8 6976 904 4-08
4-09. Loaded and empty, total .............................. 28291895 28941176 8460003 8739002 2 352691 2 232805 10812694 10971807 4042866 4151690 13 456 335 153817679 -09
5-10. Caboose, all direction .............................. 418123 4412640 1731 220 1392786 2835 29061 159 563 168347 62986 66 57 195574 206342 -0
-ll. Pasesenger carrying care. all directions .............. 9162 10547 1163 13578 155 181 1521 1559 496 722 75345 8266 4-11l
4-12. Other eoner-train oars, all directions ........... 47 995 47 709 8585 8 54 6 324 350 8 909 696 5599 6 79 33 487 32 634 4-12
5. Oross ton-ailes of road locomotive and tenders (thoue):
5-01. Coal-burn al- teas loomiott e I ...................... 7905174 157 188533 3159158 5 252 2841 3 546 284 4 737516 6 48 442 9989 800 491 2298 13 58804 9205038 19407295 5-01
5-02. Oil-brnin otuam lom otvos t ............ .............. 402 764 2 063763 68 9 7 68 93 7 402 764 1 994 826 5-02
5-03. DTotel-eleetric lococtveos ..... .................... 128800064 125728 7538 35 199 941 34 270206 6 765 992 5 5803 379 41965 93 398059584 19 041 18 19 028 226 67792 948 66840928 5-03
5-04. l ectri eloc locotie ................................. 2563 475 2734 0298 1743 724 17501786 378176 415579 2121 9006 2165 7578 441575 568263 5-0
6-05. Other looonottver .................................... 1057 281 767 897 7 42 5388 7428 5 388 1029 85 762 509 5-05
5-06. Total ................................................140708758 144613251 400821825 41 41605 10 497 6 80 10 7478 616 50 570 52089466 19 540412 204165 0 70 587 643 72 072 55 -06
6. Ores. ton-ailes of cas.r contents, and cabooses (thoue):
6-01. Total in corl-rurnid notean locomotive trand s ........ 69152645 107275359 24 8874 85 38 946816 32 n5l7 s03 076 9 6940288 78923309 4 152458 1 54.4 292 8059899 14807758 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-boninC stam locotiolle trained ......... 1 12 5912811 779 07 -- 779073 1 915193 13 133042 6-02
6-03. Total indieseletrleotrl locoptile train ........... 1195250499 181 967715 348 7434625 56 25209 11153 9 1095 712391 455097034 424 376001 178 727708 176 243 18 58 125757 581348533 6-03
6-04. Total In electric locoetlve trains .................. 24008524 24890984 17860571 185208767 3 392 3 421 21096 244 21 68 980 2912280 3 522 004 604
6-05. Total in other oocototir e and otorar train ......... 9 151061 9 729 553 9 1 9729 534 6-0



8-06. Notoroar-proplledl train ............................ 11 746 13 389 0 654 8 -6o
-0. Totaln all freight train .......................... 299..... 1 965 33 37775707 391491521 409 498 185 471 740 376 15 94 616 51 139 3 56 525 447 3 48288016796 38978747 603464190 622 1 40871 606








AVERAGES ~-------------
6-07. Total ofies. -train car ad. ontents Incl. n 6-06 157924 5319089 519515 527271 9012 32573 549639 559 84 34 233 395236 2245052 2 235810 6-0
7. let ton-ilee. revenue and nonreveme (thousand) ............... 590602410 613 626 35 180 372 985 191 2594 779 67 65139 '4 38606) 247 72 124 213 7 l0 85 138 568 897451412 2576735918 268391075 7
8. Train-hou (incl. trmin-stcliong hours at ayt ) tatione):
8-01. Como-btrnin lteasl ocowv-propsll d trall) ....... 1186627 206575 572694 96 837 50223 522715 922917 1486 552 10 755 15219 112 95 263 982 8-01
8-02. Oil-drning Stemt locootliveproplle tralne ........ 27 122 281 874 10 51 48- 103 511 27 122 271 363 8-02
8-03. Diesel-electric locomotiv-propelled trains ......... 20310432 20 675 51 6 768 742 6 927 780 41115012 4 1 09 39 7 883 3 937179 3213041 3397 55 9 108520 9 40 781 8-03
8-04. Electric locrtl-propelled train ................. 355 910 372 284 277 361 281 363 395024 38 302 316 85 321 0665 3 3525 50619 8-
8-05. Other locometive-propelled trains .................... 73 498 78 58. 73 498 780583 -0
8-06. Notoroar-propelld trains ................ .. ........ 11746 13 529 6.5 6.2 5.6 11 746 135329 ~06
8-07. Total train-hours .................... ..... 21965 35 234875 3 7618.797 8185 49 1 0/. 3161 170 4 9 173 '907 3468796 3 712772 5 373 366 10 018 57
AVERAGES
9. Average per als of road par day:
-01. Trai-ille. ordinary ..................... ....... .... 5. 5.8 7 7.8 10.2 10.5 7.8 8.2 5.0 5.2 4.6 4.9 9-01
9-02. rt ton-.il ................................... ...... 7,9 8,266 10,660 11,258 25.53 24,344 12,667 13,020 6,861 7,181 6,149 6,370 9-02
10. Avo percent train-mile (ecludina light trains):
10-l. lo (prncpal d helper) ...................... ..... .... 102 1.03 1.04 1.05 1.03 1.09 21.0 1.04 1.00 1.00 1.02 1.02 10-01
10-02. Loaded freight car-malles ............................ 3.1 4 2.2 42.1 48.4 46.1 43.3 42.7 40.6 40:7 44.2 44.2 10-02
10-03. Empty freight car-mile. ............................. 26.0 24.0 25.3 23.4 38.6 34.1 27.7 25.3 25.0 22.9 24.9 23.4 10-03
10-04. Total freight car-mile, excludingg caboose) ......... 69.3 67.1 67.5 65.5 87.0 8o.2 71.0 68.0 65.6 63.6 69.1 67.6 10-04
10-05. Groes ton-milee (exel. locomotives and tender) ..... )3,182 3,104 3,123 3,070 4,500 4,167 3,368 ),259 2,970 2,909 3,104 3,044 10-05
10-06. Noet ton-mile. ....................................... 1,446 1,424 1,439 1,435 2,492 2,314 1,626 1,586 1,383 1,371 1 ,26 1,312 10-06
11. Gross t-iles of locootives and tenders per locomtive-ile32 313 288 26359 352 300 289 10 305 346 334 11
12. et ton-milee per loaded o-ile............................. .33.33.0 34.1 34.1 51.5 50.2 37.6 37.1 34.0 33.7 30.0 29.7 12
13. Car-mile ratloe: Loaded freight cars
13-01. Percent of total ear-mlle., n t or north ........... 69.5 72.1 4.9 78.0 67.3 66.6 73.2 75.7 66.2 69.7 67.6 70.0 13-01
13-02. Percent of total ar-miles,. est or south ........... 55.5 56.4 .9 50.6 44.1 48.4 48.6 50.1 57.5 58.2 60.4 60.9 13-02
13-03. Percent of total ear-miles., ll directione .......... 62.5 64.2 62.5 64.2 55.6 57.4 61.0 62.9 61.9 64.0 64.0 65.4 13-03
13-04. Percent east or north of total oar-miles ............ 55.6 55.9 60.3 60.1 60.0 57.7 60.3 60.0 53.9 55.1 52.5 5).0 13-04
14. Average per train-bour:
14-01. Train-miles ........................................ 18.8 18.6 16.7 16.6 18.2 18.0 17.0 16.8 17.9 17.7 20.9 20.6 14-01l
14-02. Orose ton-mlles (excl. locomotiv.e and tender.) ..... 59,160 56,957 51,385 50,027 80,859 73,833 56,245 53.,859 52,722 51,117 64,381 62,138 1l-02
15. Percent train-aitching hour at way stations of
total train-bourl ......................................... 22.1 21.9 26.0 25.8 24.0 22.9 25.7 25.3 23.9 23.9 18.0 17.8 15


S Represents an average of the mileage reported at the lose of each month within the period.
Exoludes asitohing time of train looomotive at initial and final terminal.


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III I II IIi II II I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
Subject to revi 3 1262 08851 8583 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS Statemet No. M.-211 (OS.A)


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES DECEMBER 1957

Compiled from 108 reports of freight train statistics representing 113 railroads
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 1957 AND 1956

EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCUIDINO SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
POCAHONTAS REGION ITEM
NO.
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956
AGGREGATES
ils of road operated at close of month ........................0 l 3 221 312 50537 50 673 7 894 7 898 58 431 58571 37 131 37 162 12 c51 125 579 1
2. Train-alles (locomotl.-propollad sad motorcar trains):
2-01. Staa locomotivc-proplld trains .................... 92 479 2727703 419422 1087024 354877 677423 774299 1764447 124 816 396605 3364 566651 2-01
2-02. Di.esl-.lectric locomotiv-propolled trains. .......... 2 69140 35408163 965943b 10655 943 1751063 1802280 11410501 1 e458 223 5 333832 5631749 15 947 072 17 318 11 2-02
2-03. Electric locomotive-propalled trains ................. 509 752 613166 404 452 472178 53102 63 498 457 054 535 076 -- 5219 77 490 2-03
2-04. Other looosotive-propelled trains .................... 15161 5700 151613 57 00 2-0
2-0. Totallocomotive-propelld train ................. 4 27 249 39006332 10483312 12215145 2159042 2543201 12642354 14758346 5458648 6028354 lo 174 47 18219 32 2-05
2-06. Motorcar-propelled trainsl .......................... 17 71 5 21 936 17 715 21 5 3 b 2-06
2-07. Totl tri- .................................... 34 292 64 39028268 10483312 121514 2159042 2543201 126423544 1758346 5458648 6028354 16191962 18241568 2-07
2-08. Ordinary ........................................ 33996157 38601285 103344117 11986653 2132299 2507949 12466416 14494602 5420796 5985275 10110 945 18121408 2-08
2-09. Light ................................ ............... 294 b07 42683 149195 226492 26743 35252 175 938 263 744 37852 43079 81017 120 60 2-09
3. Road locomotite-miln:
3-01. Principal........................................... 34 280 690 39009 521 10 484 44 12 216011 2159457 2543660 12644001 14 759 67 5 458024 6027 531 16 178665 18222 319 3-01
3-02. Belpr (excludes "B and trailing *A" units) ......... 717357 976941 3393 2 5 18001 60715 78162 400038 596163 7863 13513 309456 367 265 3-02
3-03. Liht .............................................. 1005754 1374310 486096 698422 87656 110845 573752 809267 75803 90 975 356199 474068 3-03
3-0. Total locomotivt-alle................................ 30 004 001 41 360772 11309963 13432434 2307828 2732667 13617791 16165101 5 541690 6 132019 1 844 520 19063 652 3-04
3-05. Total sta only .................................... 1052126 3199300 450 1 6 1312 396 433955 812592 88447. 2 12498 b 129688 411055 37967 663 257 3-05
3-06. Total. dienl-eleotric only ......................... 34 215 851 37201750 10401364 11591194 1814959 1848854 12 210323 13440046 5412002 5720964 10 587 326 18040738 3-06
3-07. Total. electric only ................................. 580 601 694 129 458083 528 844 58 914 71 178 516 997 600 02 63 604 94 107 3-07
3-08. Total. other ......................................... 15b 223 65 593 43 3 155 42 65 550 3-08
Train-ewitching locomotLv-alle.:
3-09. Stem locootives .................................... 111057 265 914 33177 113 407 42382 64766 75 5 9 178173 26 590 45 618 6 900 42 123 3-09
3-10. Diesl-electric looomotlivr ............................ 3164 233 3 232955 1186138 1 44079 143082 135 668 1 331220 1379747 560519 576330 1272494 1 76678 3-10
3-1. Electric locootlvs .................................. 22 656 51 692 17 409 44 206 2 600 2 836 L0009 47 044 2647 4 64 3-11
3-12. Other locoaotivel ................. ....... .. ...........- 3-12
3-13. Tot. ............................................ 3 297 946 3550561 1 236 724 1401094 188064 203270 1 46788 1604964 589109 621948 128204 1323049 3-13
3-14. Miles initial and final terminals ncl. In 3-13 ...... 901769 964542 285329 31903 14270 21668 299t99 340701 159743 167475 442427 456366 3-14
Diesel-electric unit ail.s:
3-15. Road .............................................. 9131496 94411 607 25 237 15 26446742 4676598 4435621 29913757 30 882 6 14174886 14517665 47 25 655 49011579 3-15
3-16. Trin aeitohai ........................ ..4....... 4493180 4504168 1609 46 1653 00 252605 223838 1 862073 1876841 777446 776563 1853661 1850764 3-16
4. Car-ailes (thousands):
-Ol. oadsd. ast or north ................................ 786154 905702 254 61 307416 61934 70646 31 744 378064 110246 126962 359164 400 676 4-01
4-02. Load. vest or south ................................ 594744 726133 148 4 19043 32818 43925 181167 234 356 95756 109261 317 621 38" 510 4-02
-03. Loaded. total ....................................... 1 380 69 1631 835 403155 497849 94752 114571 497 911 612 420 206002 236223 6 76 98 783 192 -03
4-0. REpty, sast or north ................................. 411 673 407 &96 104828 99 85 28094 35 246 13e 522 135 13 74 290 69 557 204 461 203 306 4-04
-o5. Empty, westor south ................................. 581 455 576 237 190 66 20568 s 57195 58646 254057 264535 87767 84119 239 631 229 563 4-05
4-o6. ipty. total ......................................... 993128 986 :33 301690 305774 85289 93892 38b 979 599 666 162057 153676 444092 432 91 4-06
4-07. Loadd and spty. st or north ...................... 1197 b27 1313698 359 63t 407303 90028 105892 449666 513 195 184536 196519 563 6s 603 984 4-07
4-08. Loaded and pty. set or south ...................... 1176199 1 304 37C 345 11 396 320 90013 102 571 4 3 224 498 69. 183523 193 380 557 452 612099 4-08
-09. Loadd and pty. total .............................. 2 374026 618066 704 64 803 623 180041 208463 884 90 1012086 368059 389899 1121077 1 2160b3 4,-09
-10. Caboos. ldirctons .............................1 5 39 445 10 b6 12 1 2239 2612 13107 15 227 5562 6129 16146 16089 g -10
4-11. Paungr carrylin ars. all directions ..............63 37 98 l10 6 14 106 122 24 36 b3 679 4-11
4-12. Other passnger-train cars, all directions ........... 4 569 4 00 716 70b 44 42 760 746 771 815 3036 2 3 4 3 b -12
5. Gross ton-ailes of road locomotive and tenders (thoul):
-01. Coal-burning et locosotives ....................... 396967 1071096 144 638 404482 210838 390768 355476 795250 36097 115588 5394 160260 5-01
5-02. Oil-burning steam locomotives ........................1 101 92 532 1 101 92 b32 5-02
5-03. Diesl-electric locomotives.......................... 11228717 11637174 3055 503 3 122 512 591144 560374 3646 647 3782 886 1722769 1776796 5859301 6077492 5-03
5-04. Electric locomotives ................................. 197 878 229 635 140 559 152 64 27 380 36 263 167 939 188 527 29 39 41 308 5-04
5-05. Other locomotives ..................................... 63 952 73 281 -24 24 -- 63 952 73 257 5-05
5-06. Total ............................................... 1188861 13103920 3340 700 3 77925 829362 987429 4170062 4766687 1758866 1892384 5959687 6444 649 5-06
6. Gross ton-siles of cars. contents. and cabooses (thous):
6-01. Total In coal-bunrin ste locomotive trains ........ 3558136 8376209 1196 85 7874581 2054181 3265324 3252 766 6139905 277770 1106853 .7 000 1129451 6-01
6-02. Total in oil-burning steam locomotive trains ......... 2081 613 703 081 613 703 6-02
6-03. Total in diesel-eleotric locomotive trains ........... 99 639 58 107475 895 28 680 549 32 4o01 39 6 746 334 7090020 35 426 683 39571416 15 646239 16299 043 48 506 464 51605 436 6-03
6-0. Total In electric locomotiv trains .................. 1782043 2 130 03. 1347 39 1554 37 238670 281571 1586061 1836 50 193 82 293523 6-0o
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........ 612 471 939 694 612 7 939 694 6-05
6-06. Totl in all freight trains .......................... 105 594 317 119 535 5 32 31 226 52 30 910 914 9039 185 10 636 915 40 265710 47547629 15924009 17405896 49 404 9 8 54 581 607 6-06
6-07. Total of pass. traincars and content incl. In 6-06 23304 266U036 43091 4115 2 2854 3156 4D 945 44308 45106 45904 192 53 177 820 6-07
7. Not ton-ilesn. revenue and nonrevenue (thousands) ............ 45 994 b30 54 084 454 13 544 10 5 16 91671 4 832 16 6 5 794 823 16 376 271 22 711 535 6 987 313 7 986 978 20631i246 25 355 94 7
8. Train-hours (incl. train-switching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steam locosoti-propelled train ....... 60 63 157 120 23 61 t4 72 76 s 22 096 39 575 46 514 112 344 11 901 26 7 8C a20 17 ,90 8-01
8-02. Oil-burnint stesa locomotivl-propelled trains ........ 3 7 10 9 6 379 10 3t 09 8-02
8-03. Disssl-electric locomotiv-propelled trains .......... 1682 341 1 b36 335 559 177 62775t 90 961 95 554 650 3 8 723 312 287330 303 631 744 673 811 )92 B 8-03
8-04. Electric loconctlve-propelled trains ................. 6 540 0 33 224 k1 09 25 ,3 3 2 880 3 473 23 97 b 29 411 2 b6 2 3 615 8-04
8-05. Other locomotive-propelled trains .................... 4 2 806 7 b60 4 .0 0 7 j 60 8-05
8-06. Notoroar-propelled train ............................... 101 2 1213 1012 1 21 8-06
8-07. Total train-hours................................... 177115 2048048 60409 72646 116 537 138 602 720 630 865067 299231 330 411 75 54 52570 8-07
AVERAGES
9. Averagesper mile of road per day:
9-01. Train-m.les, ordinary ..................... ..... 5.0 5.6 6.6 7.6 8.7 10.2 6.9 8.0 4.7 5.2 4.1 4.7 9-01
9-02. Net ton-mile ......................................... 6,719 7,883 8,645 10,769 19.746 23.668 10,145 12,508 6,070 6,933 5,314 6,007 9-02
10. Averages per train-mile (excluding light trains):
10-01. locomotiv-l lles (principal and helper) ............. 1.02 1.02 1.03 1.04 1.03 1.03 1.03 1.04 1.00 1.00 1.02 1.02 10-01
10-02. Loadsd freight car-alls ...................... ...... 40.6 42.3 39.0 61.5 44.4 45.7 39.9 42.2 38.0 39.4 42.0 3.2 10-02
10-03. Empty freight car-il ............................... 29.2 25.5 29.2 25.5 0.0 37.4 31.1 27.6 29.9 25.7 27.6 23.9 10-03
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose) ......... 69.8 67.8 68.2 67.0 84.4 83.1 71.0 69.8 67.9 65.1 69.6 67.1 10-04
10-05. Gross ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tenders) ..... 3,106 3,097 3,022 3.079 4,239 4,241 3,230 3,280 2,938 2,908 3,067 3,012 10-05
10-06. Net ton-lmles ....................................... 1.353 1,401 1,311 1,411 2,266 2,311 1,474 1,567 1,289 1,336 1,21 1,291 10-06
11. Gross ton-iless of locomotives and tenders per loconctlve-mile 330 317 295 281 359 361 306 295 317 309 354 338 11
12. Set ton-.ilas per loaded car-mile ........................... 33.3 33.1 33.6 34.0 51.0 5o.6 36.9 37.1 33.9 33.8 30.5 29.9 12
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight cars
13-01. Percent of total car-ailes. eat or north ........... 65.6 68.9 70.9 75.5 68.8 66.7 70.4 73.7 59.7 64.6 63.7 66.3 13-01
13-02. Percent of total car-ail ... .est or oth ....... .. 50.6 55.7 43.0 48.0 36.5 42.8 41.6 47.0 52.2 56.5 57.0 62.5 13-02
13-03. RPrcent of total car-miles, all directions .......... 58.2 62.3 57.2 62.0 52.6 55.0 56.3 60.5 56.0 60.6 60.4 64.4 13-03
13-04. Percent east or north of total car-llss ............ 56.9 55.5 63.2 61.7 65.4 1.7 63.6 61.7 53.5 53.7 53.1 51.2 13-04
14. Average per train-hour:
14-01. Traln-mile. ......................... ...............19.3 19.1 17.4 16.8 18.5 18.3 17.5 17.1 18.2 18.2 21.4 21.4 14-01
14-02. Gross ton-miles (excl. locomotives and tenders) ..... 59,486 58,366 51,692 50,809 77,565 76,744 55,876 54,964 53,216 52,680 65,415 64,020 14-02
15. Percent traln-switching hours at way stations of
total train-hours .......................................... 22.5 21.0 26.3 24.8 2.9 21.8 26.1 24.4 23.9 22.9 18.5 17.0 15

Excludes switching time of locomotive at Initial and final terminals.








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


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


FREIGHT TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I RAILROADS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 108 reports of freight train statistics representing 113 railroads

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1957. AND 1956


EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCUIlDING SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM

POCAHONTAS REGION NO.
1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956 1957 1956


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of road operated at close of month #...................
2. Train-iles (locomotive-propelled and sotorcar trains):
2-01. Steaa locomotive-propelled trains ...................
2-02. Diesel-electric locoaotive-propelled trains .........
2-03. Electric locomotiv-propelled trains ...............
2-04. Other locootire-propelled trains ....................
2-05. Total locomotive-propelled trains ..................
2-06. Motorcar-propelled trains.........................
2-07. Total train-miles ........ ......................
2-08. Ordinary.........................................
2-09. Light ....... .......... .....................
3. Road locoootitv-ailee:
3-01. Principal .... ..................................
3-02. helper (excludes *B" and trailing *A' units) .........
3-03. Light ........................... ...........
3-04. Total locoootive-mile. .......... .............
3-05. Total, stea only.... ..........................
3-06. Total, diesel-electric only ..........................
3-07. Total, electric only.............................
3-08. Total, other .... ...............................
Train-ewltchiag locoaotlve-iles:
3-09. Stea lcoaotives................................
3-10. Diesel-electric locomotives ..........................
3-11. Electric locomotives .............................
3-12. Other locomotives .................................
3-13. Total........ ...............................
3-14. Miles initial and final terminals ncl. in 3-13 ......
Diesel-olectrlc unit ailes:
3-15. Road.............................................
3-16. Train within ...................................
4. Cor-alles (thousands):
4-01. Loaded, east or north ...............................
4-02. Loaded, west or south............................
4 03. Loaded, total ... ................................
4-04. Jmpty, east or north..............................
4-05. Empty vst or south .. .........................
4-06. Empty, total ................ ..................
4-07. Loaded and epty, east or north ......................
4-08. Loaded and empty, wet or south ......................
4-09. Loaded and empty, total..............................
4-10. Caboose, all directions..............................
4-11. Passener carrying cars, all directions .............
4-12. Other passenger-train cars, all directions ...........
5. Gross ton-ails of road locomotives and tenders (thous):
5-01. Coal-burning steal locomotives ......................
5-02. Oil-burning steal locomotlvs .......................
5-03. Diesel-electric locomotives.......................
5-04. Electric locootives .......................................
5-05. Other locomotives ..............................
5-06. Total ...............................................
6. Gross ton-aills of cars. contents, and cabooses (thous):
6-01. Total In coal-burning stea locomotive trains ........
6-02. Total In oil-barning steam locomotive trains .........
6-03. Total in diesel-alectric locomotive trains ...........
6-04. Total in electric locomotive trains ..................
6-05. Total in other locomotive and motorcar trains ........
6-06. Total In all freight trains .........................
6-07. Total of pass. train cars and contents incl. In 6-o6
7. Net ton-miles, revenues and nonrevenue (thousands) ............
8. Train-hours (Incl. traln-switching hours at way stations):
8-01. Coal-burning steaa locomotlve-propellsd trains .......
8-02. Oil-burning steam locomotive-propelled trains ........
8-03. Diesel-electric locomotive-propelled trains ..........
8-04. Electric locomctive-propelled trains .................
8-05. Other locomotive-propelled trains ....................
8-06. Motoroar-propelled train ...........................
8-07. Total train-hours ...................................

AVERAGES
9. averageper mile of road per day:
9-01. Trai-milles, ordinary............................
9-02. : et ton-iles ...................................
10. Averages per train-ile* (excluding light trains):
10-01. loconotile-alese (principal and helper) ............
10-02. Loaded freight car-aile .........................
10-03. Espty freight car-iles .............................
10-04. Total freight car-miles (excluding caboose) .........
10-05. Gross ton-niles (excl. locomotives and tenders) .....
10-06. Net ton-miles ................ ..................
11. Gross ton-milee of locomotives and tenders per loconctive-mile
12. Net ton-miles per loaded car-ile ...........................
13. Car-mile ratios: Loaded freight cars
13-01. Percent of total car-siles, east or north ..........
13-02. Percent of total car-miles, west or south ...........
13-03. Percent of total car-miles, ell directions ..........
13-04. Percent eaat or north of total car-miles ............
14. Averages per train-hour:
14-01. Train-miles ....................................
14-02. Groas ton-mnles (excl. locomotives and tenders) .....

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


221175

19 577 390
417 124 200
7 229 53U
2 574 225
446 505 351
227 635
446 732 986
442 360 561
4 372 425

446 574 829
10 656 959
14 63012d
471 869 91o
23 051 375
437 993 511
8 150 709
2 668 321

2 165 631
40 592 960
436 312
12
43 194 921
11 631 419

1134 10915u
56 707 80u

10 61s 875
d 45410o
19 067 981
4 714 413
6 08) 522
11 597 941
13 328 294
13 337 62d
30 o65 922
452 930
9 825
52 563

o 302141
403 805
140 026 773
2 761 35
1 101 335
152 597 305

72 710 781
1 917 274
1 294 910 872
23 790 567
9 763 532
1 400 093 02o
3 421 230U
636 616 149

1 247 262
27 501
21 992 590
382 450
77 700
12 75d
23 740 267


5.5
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1,439
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424 246 30
7 003 031
2 94 341
474 584 607
5.8 168
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469 024 80
5 219 96

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503 956 104
46 68 42 8
445 959 0 9
d 689 893
3 038 264

4 185 508
40 712 971
670 375

45 568 604
12 156 572

1113 267 206
56 268 990

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S926 403
20 Z4 003
4425 b04
6 909 377
11 35 241
15 723464
15 635 760
31 559 244
480 711
113 4
51 71 0

14 389 931
2 156 295
137 365 912
2 963 o0n5
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157 717 171

115 65156 8
14 525 81 8
1 29 443 010
27 021015
10 069 22 8
1457 311239
3 458 93 9
607 707 7B 8

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29: 470
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137 917 263
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2 239 85U

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7 289 919
150 702 632
10 345 19o
134 091 519
6 263 917


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13 217 642
352 634

16 45b 595
3 611 61o

313 074 401
20 341799

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224 525
3 680 79
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4 616740
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9 104 853
142 095
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377 424 01
19 207 962

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562 600
193 917 07u

590 512

7 327 919
290 459


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29 164 527
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29 554 864
827 658
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31 571576
7 376 969
23 316 074
865 075
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696 724
1 793 316
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2 526 437
190 234

58 219 341
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1 402 408
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1 257032
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405 556
7 428
11 327 242

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93 099 903
3 474 343

130 681 230
32 978
72 187 305

372 919

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730 962

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30 335 89 9
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1457 20 9
33 234 81 1
10 774 775
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970 407
1606 454
36 217

2 613 07 8
277 890

48 323 31 3
2 479 791

810 391
586 750
1 397141
406 615
637 512
1044 127
1217 006
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11 735 290

43 241 81 7

80 213 930
3 129 764

126 585 531
35 72 9
70 180 892

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1 104 953
41 77 5

1 709 018
1,709 01 81


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140 030 414
0 380 e55

167 465 675

167 400 675
104 841 900
2 t,4 715

167 4 99 295
6 293) 94J
0 476 973
182 274 208
17 722165
157 407 593
7 130 9S2
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373 293 742
23 381190

4 286 134
2 O01070
7 089 204
1 585630
3 022 743
4 608 361
3 b73 772
0 823 81:
11 697 565
172 669
14217
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6 040 918

40 612 5 ~
2 289 83,
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470 523 917
22 682 305

553 399 276
595 564
260 104 375

969 431

0 534 009
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147 925 02 1
6 561 71 9

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175 731307
3 116 661

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7 528014
9 b15 781
196 224 096
29 207 403
159 707 406
7 299 64
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2 574 651
17 060 101
607 001

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357 598 790
3 114 102

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2 994 090
7 500 701
1464 068
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4 475 112
5 979 35 9
6 004 334
11 903d 693
163 D74
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43 642 470
2 354 204
5 412
56 bb6 103

65 063 214
779 073
463 947 41 7
23 205 4d 8

572 995 1 2
604 132
270 492 b03

1 598 9 6
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62,287


17.7


# Represents an average of the mileage reported at the olose of eaoh month within the period.
* Exoludes switching time of train locomotive at Inltial and final terminals.


9-01
9-02
10-01
10-02
10-03
10-04
10-05
10-06
11
12

13-01
13-02
13-03
13-o04

14-01
IL-02


15


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