Passenger train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1939

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Title:
Passenger train performance of class I steam railways in the United States - 1939
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Statement ;
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v. : ; 28 x 42 cm.
Language:
English
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United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
Publisher:
The Bureau
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1939
Frequency:
monthly
regular

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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.
General Note:
"Switching and terminal companies not included."
General Note:
"Compiled from ... reports of passenger train statistics representing ... railways."
General Note:
Description based on: Jan. 1936; title from caption.

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University of Florida
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6.2


3.01

2.8
2.07
2*50
.72
2.53
7.86
*2.21
.01
.66
2.92


27. 2

35. 2


7. Train-miles per mile of road per day. .......
8. Mot ve-powe m lesm p ain-mile:.
~M2. With electric motor ears.. ........
~08. With all motive-power units. ........

9. Percent light oftotal locomotive-miles. .......
10. Ca -mles pe ra-mile in locomotive-propelled trains:

10-02. Sleeping and parlor care.
10-08. Cluti, lounge, dining, and obeervation cars. .
10-04. Other passen er-train cars .
10-05. Total cars in ecomotive-propelled passenger trains.
11. Car-miles pe ri-mil 1nralmotor-car trains:
11--2. Sleeping and parlor cars. .
11-08. Club, lounge, dining, and observatrion cars. .
11-04. Other passenger-train cars :
11-05. Total cars in rail motorcar passenger trains. .
12. Total car-miles in all passenger trains per train-mile. ...
18. Train-miles per train-hour:
18-01. Imcomotive-propelled trains. .
18-02. Rail motor-car trained.
18-08. Total, all trains. .


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ITEM
NO.


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Miles of moad operated ateclose of month ......
2. Train-miles:
~01. Locomotive-propelled trains (steam, electric, diesel, and other). ......
2-02. Electric rail motor-car trains.. ............
2,-08. Otherrailmotor-cartrains.. ............
2--44. Total train-miles. . . . . . .
3. Road motive-power miles:
Locomotive-miles,
8-01. Principal (steam, electric, diesel, and other).
0U2. He pr (steam, electric diesel, and other).
8-0. L~gh (steam, electric, desel, and other).
3-04. 1oa, steam ol..
24)5. TotalSlecricoal. .
0M6. Total, diesel and other.
8-07. Total team, electric, diesel, and other. .
~08. Train-switching miles, steam onl .
809. Train-ewitching miles, electric o l..
8-10. Train-awitching miles, diesel and other. .
8-11. Train-switching miles, total.
Rail motor car-miles (self-propelled units only),
8-12.~ Electric motor ears. .
3-18. Other motor ears. .
8-14. Total motor cars. .
8-16. Total road motive-power miles (train switch~ing excluded --items 3--0 and 3-14).
4. Passenger-train ear-miles:
In41ocomoiepro Iled steam, electric, diesel, and other trains, .........
4-02. Sleepingandparlorcars. .
4-08. Clui, lounge, dining, and observation cars. .
4-04. Business cars.
4-05. Mail, express, and baggage cars, and combination cans othr than passenger. .
4-06. Combination passenger cars (mail express, or baggage with passenger).
4-07. Frei ht-traincars.
4-08. Total in coal-burning, steam laocootive trains. .
4-09. Total in oil-burning, steam locomotive trails. .
4-10. Total in electric locomotive trains.
4-11. Total in diesel locomotive trains.. ..
4- Ttal in ote Iomotivo trains.

I4- 4mPas ege ooehe.
4-15. Sleepingandparlorcare
B-0 lub, lounge, dining and oikrvation cars. .

4-19-.i Cobnto as er as (ai xprbb r o r bga wt singer. .
42. Ttah{ i lcric otor-car trains
422 Toa 1n goilne and gs-electi notorcar trains. .
42 Tot l rail mooto-car trains. .
4-26. Total passenger-train car-miles, Illtrains (iterse1-13 and'4-25 .


172 438

29 044 498
1855146
2 442 708
33 342 352

29 044 500
648 416
863 041
28 242 426
1 541 545
771 986
30 555 957
5 5 4 8
3 O 316
2 188
87 988
5 576 906
2 462 221
8 039 027
3 8 5 94 9 8 4

55 662 553
72 693 089
20 943 920
790 416
67 984 131
9 134 606
1029 205
159 812 826
4 7 8 62 0 1 9
1 3 9 58 12 2
6 602 249
228 237 920
8 518 446
158 437
44 929



7 641 829
4 132 2399
782 456
12 567 980
240 805 884


792 195
948 024
15 901 788


173 710

30 403 908
1991070
2 568 680
34 963 659

30 403 912
785 830
917 094
30 161 973
1 480 605
464 258
32 106 836
6 0 5 2
2 018
95 589
5 884 S33
2 589 530
8 474 063
4 0 5 80 8 9

58 916 140
76 485 713
21 728 184
804 552
69 476 560
9 506 779
1 180 655
170 437 090.
5 0 4 80 7 83
13 3 4 310 3
3 835 988

238 096 589
9 192 912
172 347
43 563



8 097 180
4 276 428
809 694
13 220 836
251 302 419


838 1933
1 006 777
12 698 859


39 375
12 129 777
1615 456
510 349
14 255 582

12 129 777
365 658
506 391
11 532 219
1 401675
67 932
13 001 826
3 0 8 5

63 900
5 224 550
529 410
5 753 960
18 7 55 7 8

24 898 944
29 786 261
6 637 628
180 153
27 720 593
5 436 194
385 171
81660 554
12 6 59 3 9
724 997

95 044 944
6 600 593
38 009
8 87



7 011 868
766 433
160 529
7 950 550
102 995 294


5 299
780 539

46 074
826 613

780 539
7 073
22 660
802 603
570
7 099
810 272


1 828

-6 0
46 074
8 56 3 46

1 438 938
1 882 321
357 211
31 220
1 638 086
483 578
10 291
5 739 266

102 379
5 841 645

12 958

119
6 314 1



76 218

5 917 863


23 6958
25 653
118 349


5 369
788 535

47 858
936 393

788 535
8 990
26 226
823 151
600

823 751


1 833

47 8
47 858
87 1 6 O9

1 477 343
1 871 001
350 042
34 626
1 687 353
486 058
6 934
5 913 357



5 913 357
11 696

86
6 8 34

80 203

80 203
5 993 560

24 085
03
26 098
86 461


32 605
4 902 623
200 769
259 805
5 363 197

4 902 623
167 930
91 416
5 098 016

651 953
5 161 969


1 622
355 269
259 805
615 074
5 7 77 04 3

6 731 328
13 086 174
3 872 699
166 148
11 187 199
1 833655
70 344
35 524 185
2 4 83 91 2
939 450
38 947 547

964 775
55 900
15 208



710 538
280 703
339 093

1 332 208
40 279 789

139 242
155 731
850 408


32 809
5 197 172
195 060
292 809
5 685 041

5 197 172
157 647
97 543
5 452 362

5 452 362
2 O 8

2 080
372 649
292 809
665 458
6 11 7 8 2 O

9 383 340
13 312 518
3 858 779
149 094
11 319 373
1 924 192
116 408
37 518 274
2 5 45 4 3 O


40 063 704

1 025 778
53 574
17 630



745 298
352 972
3;28 471
1 428 565
41 492 269


149 1555
166 662
1 128 883


95 698
11 727 023
60 788
1701910
13 489 721

11727 025
163 386
269 365
11 493 798
75 209
590 769
12 159 776
2 5 6 3

2 188
27 825
91 973
1703 970
1795 943
1 3 9 55 71 9

22 205 134
28 741 780
10 277 212
386 477
28 563 040
1 585 747
557 939
41 862 401
4 5 37 8 10 7
6 17 82 4
4 456 293

92 312 389
1 200 936
64 238
26 281


100 820
3 098 674
314 498

3 513 992
95 831 321


368 001
378 902
9 266 300


96 157

12 288 424
180 554
1717 664
14 186 642

12 288 428
253 535
286 934
12 354 241
78 330
3196 326
12 828 897

2 018
27 776
287 334
1719 453
2 006 787
1 4 8 35 6 84

23 156 513
31 515 933
10 861 7351
440 679
28 749 241
1 660 335
672 142
45 344 905
4 7 9 35 35 3
6 8 71 0
3 110 991

97 076 518
1 554 845
80 764
17 556



340 014
3 076 820
320 694
3 744 198
100 821 296

336 761

405 873
7 341 217


38 836
11 634 313
1593589
434 919
13 662 821

11 634 313
310 027
479 600
10 848 009
1 465 766
110 165
12 423 940
2 6 39 7
*0 5
56 713
5 129 564
452 372
5 581 936
18 0 05 87 6

23 267 153
28 982 814
6 436 798
206 571
26 595 806
5 231 626
390 631
76 686 974
1 3 3 4 29 8
1 104 187

91 151399
6 339 877
38 299
8 558



6 830 471
676 704
128 865
7 645 512
98 776 911

S311 261

387 738
5 666 731


5. Tr -1 u motive-propelled trains (steam, electric, diesel, and other).
5-02. Rail motor-car trains.

6. Net to-miotlsott fegh i passenger trains. .
AVERAGES


328

408
4 142


iiijjiijjiiiii


5.0
1.04

1.04
2**

2.15
2.41
.46
2.45
7.48

.96




7.16

i2.9


1.04
1-59

2*2



:.8
7.90


.01
.88
1.97


27. r

35.


7
8-01
8-42
8-03
9

1(M1
1(M2
10-08
10-04
10-5
11-01
11--02
11-08
11-04
11-05
12
1801
18-02
10M8


.


*In making this computation the car-miles of combination passenger cars have been divided equally between passenger coach miles and other Possenger-train car-miles.


IIIIIIIIIIIlIIIIIIIIIIIII~li~lINTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS

PASSENGER TRAIN PERFORMANCE OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 114 reports of paeaenger train statistics representing 1214 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 1939 AND 1938


staa..W.. ..-m< >o-B
JANUARY, 1939


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U.S. DEP ObTORY


WESTERN DISTRICT


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION






















SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHER 4 REGION ITEM
NO.
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January1799 9 January 939 January 1959 Janluar 1939 Janluar 1939 Janruary 939 Jnuary 1959 January 1939 January 1939 January 1939

AGGREGATES
M. ilesf o operated at closeof month 4971 170 4841 4 8531 369511 5 2991 38 32 5671 6061 95 6471 1
M01.Ieommotimropelled train (steam, electric, diesel,and other). 1818440 27 226 05 1416 937 10 217 376 780 53 4902 as 401 503 11325 520 M1
MS. Electirilmnootoutatrins ...... ...... 1 65 096 200 050 1 413 521 180 068 200 769 40 0619 982 20
28-01Other raillmotorwartraine........................... 107 305 2335 03 104 75 330 188 46 074 5 a 80a 2574 1699 6 2-08
er bltrainmiles 500 8411 29 761 5111 2 935 1891 10 727 63211 826 613 200 7691 5 162 4281 444 883( 13 044 8381 2-04

M1. Picp (ateam, audother)dotbr.. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. 1 816 4401 27 226 060) 1 416 937 10 217 376 780 53 902 da3 401 5031 11 325 582 8-01
M2.epr(~,aleldal andother)................ .... 5 071 64345 5*I064 304 96 707 167 90 163579 M-0
M-0. Ih (th ecr dalu other). .158 407( 704 6341 132 40 347 170 22 60- 91 416 25 9771 243 3861 8-08
8-04 sol~team .. 1 626 4621 26 415 9641 1 398 9751 9 449 054 802 603 5 098 016 427 4871 11066 311 8-04
8.4. Toaelectric ru. .155 456 1 386 089 155 456 1 310 310 570 75 20 &-05
Mg. Tt disel another. . ... .....I- 771 986 110 165 7 0991 -1 65 953 1 90 76 8-48
8-07. TWsmelcr diaese,andother. .................... 1 981 918 285174059 1 55441 10 869509 810 272 16199 427487 11 732 289 807
6-08.nra~a mL steam .~ ................. .... 21 3961 34 068I la 35 14 047 la1 88 1 6221 9046 16 591 MB
Mg rpni. ngmr electric ........... 1 420 26 10 4 206 Mg
8-1. T~Pl~l iqdiesel odth~er. a 1881 -I -I -I -I -I 2188 8-10
8-1. Tn~iednmlqtota. .47 06 40 482 38 460 18 253 1 8 -1 62 9 Otd 18 779 -11
Rail motor callrmie (al-meh unias only),
8-1. Elctre motor ear. 5 sap' 762 247 044 4 902 502 227 042 555 269 71 991 19 982 8-1
8-18 Othermotorcars .......... ...... 1211 583 340 698l 11e 8061 333 Sead 46 0741 -1 259 80a717 1 701 2531 8-18)
M-1. Totalmotorcar. 5 451 285 a 587 748 5 021 308 560 628 46 074 355 269 859 0574 708 1781 25 8-14
8-15. Totalread motive-power miles (train switching exeluded-items 8-47 and 8-14). ... 7 453 203 51161 781 6 575 739 11 450 157 856 346 555 269 5 421 774 502 195 13 453 524 8-15
4. car-miles: Ersmila
Inbmtopple steam, deletri4 diceel, and other trains,3
4-4. enacheseb 6 152 001 49 510 552 4 844 683 18 442 470 1 438 98 8 751 Sa8 1 507 518 20 897 86 4-01
4-02 Sepnand parlras 61 241 72 631 848 60 566 28 922 248 1 882 3811 -1 15 086 1741 675 28 741 105 4-0
4-08. dinigladshervaionare ..........3 368 20 912 558 27 019 6 409 779 o. 37 2111 -1 3 872 6991 4 5345 10 278 8691 4--08
4-04. emars. ........ ... ... 1121 78929 od4 as05607 31 220 166148 15 386 38040
4-05.~S Malexread b~aggagcara~ndeombiination earsother thanpeadseer. 708 2001 67 275 951 648 925 25 9468811 1 638 086 -1 11 817 199 59 275 28 503 76540
4-0. Commatin cas (aimexrepo bagag with pas~engr). .793 852 8 540 774 608 795 4 622 ast 483 578 833 455 185 07 1 400 710 4-46
647. 5550 023 655 550 385 081 10 291 70 344 557 939 64
4-08. T in e~~uin steam locomotive tra~ins.......... 6 78549 155 is 087 3371 5 468 045l 71 218 9291 5 759 26l -I 55 54 181 1 257 444 40 604 957l 408
6-09. Totalin ibrnsteam laoomowtivetrins. .. ........ 299 361 47 56 658-* 2 485 912 299 361 45 018 7461 4-09
4-1. Tota in el~e ctricmt trains. ?S 4571 15 229 6651 728 457 12 611 841 617 884 4-1
4-1. Totaind lleoise~nmoiverans . .. .. ... ... .. .. .. 66022491 1104187 102 979 959 4?10) 44562951 411
4-12. Total in other loooplotive tralab 70 4* 2 70 O -12
4-18 Totalinallloeomotive-propelledtriais. 7 715 SOY 220 484 613 6 196 5081 84 934 897 5 841 645 -1 38 947 547 1 55680 90 760 5241 4-1
In rail motorear trins,
4-1. cuee~o~fahe. 6 759 9491 1 758 4971 5 969 826 370 051 12 9581 710 558l 254 2371 79 585 1 121 21 4-14
4-1. 8 sinandualoremars 158 437 38 299 55 9001 -1 64 25841
4-16. Ctqles imaagb~arndiolleervinars .808 36 58 8 400 140 15 2001 21 181 4-16
4-17. Care.seu 10 6 697 100 5 1191 1481 6 74 4--17
4-18.MailZ peefadbgggearnd combination earsother than passenger. 155018 1728 462 151 791 203 651 I- 165 986 1 22 1 60 825 4-8
4-1. Combination passenger ears (mail expreesqor baggage withpassenger). .538 O 1 577 948 536 206 362 511 63 141 132 253 2 600 880 06341
4-20. reightaitrainar.. 41 121 4 373 **6 748 4-8
4-21. Totalineleccmt-Erieoo-atr ains. 7 874 214 367 615 6 482 838 347 653 710 538 80 838 19 9824-8
4-22Totalingnaeolineadaleriot-atais .r 142S 3 989 760 139 965 856 739 76 218 28 703 a 574 3 096 10 4-22
4-28 Total in lonesl motorwr tris 4 06 748 400 34 0694 80 59 093 14 498 4--28
4-24 Totain other motor~er trains. 9 47 21 90 89 47 8- 1 908 *4-2
4-2. Totalinallrailmotorcartrains. 460 281 5 107 683 6 666 331 979 181 76 218 710 538 68170 85 418 3 430 50 42
6-28. Total pagenger-trainesscmilee alltrains (items4a-18 and4-25). 15 13 586 225 592 296 12 862 853 85 914 078 5 917 83 710 538 39 569 851 1 640 217 94 191 10 4-2
5. Train-hours:

5-0. Tslotal oatrain-hus. 134 29 815 72 11 006 276 738 25 7 9488 147 15 3 359 54 5-08
6. Net ton-miles offright in pagenger trans. 57 259 15 844 529725 5 0421859- 8040- 926306
AVERAGES
SRimiL llesio~permietoa a.. 21.0 5.6 19.5 9.4 5.0 170.4 5.1 2).7 4., 4 7
&-01. ab~loemree- *.09 1.05 1.1 1.o6 1.04 .05 1.o6 1.04 -0
8-02. lthelecricmotorn cae .22 1233.4 1.26 1*77 1.76 1.00 8-02
8-08. With all motivepower units. .2.08 .522 1.07 1.04r 1.77 1.05 1.) .03 8-0
9. Pgercntlighterto~otaloottive-miles. .0 2.5 8.5 3.2 2.8 -I 1.8 6.1 2.11 9
10. Car-dles por tran-ml nlemtv-rple ris
10-1. Prassne coache .60 .7 .32.0 *5173.9.1 1-1
1M2. B~eand care. .1 0 26 0 .8 2.41 2.2.4 1-02
14-8.anoberatonar. .2 TT.oe .6 4 79 .01 .981 10-08
1M4.car# .. .1 2.6 .7 279 .452.50 .3 .1 @4
IM56. Totaleai passengertrnain..42 .04) .17*E -79 .880
11. Car-miles etrain-mle in rail ta:
11-01. assne coche 3.9 .97 P.11 1.08 *9 .54 1.23 1.86 .89 11-1
11-0. Sleepingad as...0 .08 .21 .0 112
11-0. Club; lounge, and oertonar...01.0.6 .1 11 8
11-04. Other earaectin .c .24) .96 4.27a .89 .06e :1.0 1
11-05t. Total e if motorear pagenger trains. .2J 2.01 49 163. 2.39 1.22.0 1-45

1ST tlam rein l~aenrtrainspertrala-mie .. .. ...... .. 4.25 7.58 4r.)8 8.01 7.16 3.5'( 7.66 3.69 7.22 1
1M02. Rail motorEar tram. ............ 26. 35 53. 412. %
18-08. Total, all traine. 624. 2.2 25.3 .9 29.0 35.9 19
U. S. GOVERNMENT T PRINTING OFFICE : 9193- 377059
Mote. Effective January 1, 1936 Class I steam railwrr ewere required to make separate reports of suburban and other than suburban paseenger train serrice. The text "suburban servtoe" relates
to the operation of suburban trains, or trains which are run primarily to handle suburban useengers. son rban passengers are defined as pa sesngers Journey ng within a mooropolitan
area for a distance one way of not more than ~ifty miles. The term other than suburban senrice" ovrers the operation of all passenger trairs other than th ee olassed as suburban
traine.
# In making this computation the car-alles of combination passenger care hare been dlivied equ1117 between pase nger coach aileE and other passerger-train ear-a les.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS

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

SEPARATED BETWEEN SUBURBAN AND OTHER THAN SUBURBAN SERVICE
Compledfro 27reports of suburban service representing 29 railways and 109 reports of other than suburban service representing 119 railways
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)

FOR THE MOMT~H OF JANUARY. 1939