Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I steam railways in the United States - 1948

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Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I steam railways in the United States - 1948
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United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
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Washington, D.C
Creation Date:
1948
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Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
-Nov. 1956.
Numbering Peculiarities:
Compares the monthly statistics of the current year with that of the preceding year.
Issuing Body:
Issued <Feb. 1932>-May 1942 by the U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics; June 1942-Nov. 1956 by the U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
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"Compiled from the monthly reports of revenues and expenses for ... steam railways, including ... switching and terminal companies" (varies).
General Note:
"Switching and terminal companies not included," Mar. 1938-Nov. 1956.
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Description based on: Feb. 1932; title from caption.
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Miles of road operated at close of month ...
Reaenus:
right ..................................
Passenger ..............................
Mail ...................................
Uapresse..................................
All other operating revenues ............

Railsay operating revenues ............
Maintenance of way and structures ........
Depreciation .......................
Retirmnts ...........................
Deferrd maintenance ................
Aaortisation of defense projects ......
Equalization ..........................
All other ............................
Maintenance of equipment ..............
Depreciation ..........................
Retiremnts ........................
Deferred saintesance and major repairs
Aortization of defense projects ......
Equlisation ........................
All other ............................
Traffic .................................
Transportation-aail line ...............
iscellaneous operations .................
General ..................................
Railway operating expenses ..........

Net revenue froe ralway operations .........
tailwa tax acruals ......................
Pay-roll taxes ..........................
Federal icome taxes ....................
All other taxes ..........................

Raillvy operating income .............
Iquipsent rents--Dr. balance ..............
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............
Net railway operating inco e ..........

Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .....


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Statement No. M-100

JANUARY 1MN


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 127 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 131 Clsas I steam railways*

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 1948 AND 1947


United States


New England Regions/


Great Lakes Region


Central Eastern Region


Eastern District


1 1946e 1947 iercet 19e48 1947 948 1947 194 1947 1948 1947


227 218
$613 361 412
80 896 924
15 137 647
7 883 915
33 454 889

750 734 787
102 436 923
10 280 022
488 754
d 331 884

5 298 030
86 559 711
140 488 112
19 831 983
6 67 981

1 226 309
495 547
119 414 526
15 477 726
323 241 290
11 673 822
22 537 641

615 855 516
134 879 271
79 004 455
30 995 009
23 863 324
24 146 122

55 874 816

10 975 244
3 602 420

41 297 152
82.0


227 572

(551 131 914
82451 243
11 118 796
8 980 634
31 947 347
685 629 934
86 753 586
10 104 367
346 305
d 2807 247
--107 07 8
4 627 661
71 775 422
126 207 457
18 781 866
d 19 23 8
a 236 845
1 258 930
446 862
105 975 882
13 729 537
281 616 686
10944 369
19 869 229
539 120 864

146 509 070
75 131 474
28 489 905
25 944 532
22 697 037

71 377 596

9 414 447
3 464 28 8

58 498 861

78.6


d 0.2
11.3
d 1.9

4.7

9.5

18.1
1.7
41.1

32.9
14.5
20.6
11.3
5.6
-I


12.7
12.7
14.8
6-7
13*4
14.2

5-4
8.8
d.. is
6.4

ad 1.7
16.6
4.0

d Po.


6 531
SL8 043 182
6 673 266
552 455
155 306
1 500 619
26 924 828

5 826 162
485 972
1 956

275 501
5 062 733
4 256 341
530 335

16 685
3 709 321
381602
12 581 084
474 951
991 084
24 511 224

2 413 604
2 330 795
1 165 353
259 437
906 005

82 809

1 378 047
627 963
d 1 923 201
91.0


6 536
$16 517 366
6 141 978
416 286
313 247
1 520 013
24 908 890
3 904 280
477 260
32 545

246 515
3 147 960
4 021 130
495 784

16 728
3 508 618
388 329
11 162 786
540 602
911 002

20928 129
3 980761
2 029 072
1 066 627
119 453
842992

1951689

1 018 513
567 169

366 007

84.0


23 283
$95 718 448
14 520 808
2 336 911
579 073
6 076 643
119 231 883
15 529 684
1 619 207
18 97

4 66S
1 416 811
12 470 019
24 057 60$
3 350 388
d 101

277 012
83 946
20 346 361
2 327 754
56 219 41C
1 849 81?
3 804 95
103 789 234
15 442 65E
9 934 37t
5 337 360
1754 52
2 842 480

5 508 28Q
3 113 061
728 41

1 666 80,

87.0


23 290
(88 439 566
13 748 003
1 670 272
1 203 851
5 812 327
110 874 019
12 157 009
1 611 647
29 973
-
3 199
1 242 649
9 269 541
21 442 269
3240954
d 1 735

299 157
49 465
17 854 428
2 049 134
49 258 097
1 515 904
3 341 780
89764193

21 109 826
10 772 627
4 808 296
1924 376
4 039 955
10 337 199

2 190 619
444 368

7 702 212
81.0


23 887

$116 395 734
20 399 480
2 557 029
672 231
7 209 368
147 233 842
17 483 199
2 256 685
92 335
d 10 131
293 481
14 842 197
31 331 961
3 949 464

158 732
22 647
27 201 118
2 380 891
69 071 869
2163 994
3 922 754

126 354 668

20 879 174
14 644 194
6 442 564
3 419 435
4 782 195

6 234 980

466 462
482 898

5 285 620
85.8


23 906
S04 811 606
20 639 959
1 850 258
1 077 898
6 950 793
135 290 514

14 742 605
2 225 512
86 848
d 38 923
---- 01
873 318
11 587 349
29 085 144
3 844 837

160 523
6 715
25 074 878
2 291 830
62 425 297
2028 886
3 435 847

114 009 609
21 280 905
12744 746
6 014 170
2751 230
3979 346
8 536 159

1 377 396
689 442
6 469 321

84.3


53 701
(230 157 364
41 593 554
5 446 395
1 406 610
14 786 630
293 390 553
38 839 045
4 361 864
113 268

13 295
1 985 800
32 374 949
59 645 902
7 830 184
d 106

452 429
106 593
51 256 802
5 090 247
137 872 371
4 488 762
8 718 796
254 655 123
38 735 430
26 909 359
12 945 277
5 433 397
8 530 685
11 826 071

4 957 569
1 839 274

5 029 228

86.8


53 732
$209 768 538
40 529 94C
3 916 816
2 594 996
14 263 133
271 073 423
30 803 894
4 314 419
149 366
d Rn 9g%
11 700
2 362482
24 004 850
54 548 543
7 581 575
d 1 735
S 1A809
476 408
56 180
46 437 924
4 729 293
122 846 180
4 085 392
7 688 629
224 701 931

46 371 492
25 546 445
11 889 093
4 795 05
8 862 293

20 825 047
4 586 52 8
1 700979

14 537 540
82.9


Percent
increase


9.7
2.6
39.1
d45.8

8.2

26.1
1.1
t 24.2

13.6
15.6

34-9
9.3
3."3

d 5.0

10.4
7.6
12.2
9.9
13.4
13.3
d 16&
5.3
8.9
1 3 .3

d 43.2

8.1
8.1
d 65.4


Pocahontas Region


1948
7 970

$44 334 191
2 131 166
500 187
76 917
1 242 610
48 285 071

6 523 509
548 419
20 430
25 289
893 679
5 035 692
9 262 133
1 659 434
d 44 269

45 173
201 400
7 400 395
1 033 432
17 547 705
366 193
1 543 947
36 276 919

12 008 152
6 847 655
1 767 638
3 562 604
1 517 413
5 160 497

d 1969 847
252808
6 877 536

75.1


1947
7 965

$41 281 252
2 280808
372 758
174 076
1 004 316
45 113 210
5 287 514
531 590
54 160
12 966
626 915
4 061 883
8 047 383
1 611 023
d 3 175
46 611
316 056
6 076 868
764 135
13936 115
304 04 9
1 252 328
29 591 524

15 521 686
7 871 803
1 484 337
4 953 220
1 434 246
7 649 883
d 1 407 044
249 699

8 807 228

65.6


Southern Region Southern District Nortlwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item 1
194 1947 Percent 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1194 1947 1948 1947 Percent
increase __increase
Mles of road operated at close of month .... 38179 38 289 d 0.3 46149 46 254 45 J23 45 587 53 825 53 936 28020 28 063 127 368 127 586 0.2

r.icht ................................. $90 713245 $81994 701 10.6 0135 047436 $123 275 953 (52 571 96 56 742 052 '127 941 411 1113 290 164 $57 643 905 $48 055 207 $248 156 612 218 087 423 13.8
Passuenr ................................. 11 575 601 12 833 802 d 9.8 13 706 767 15 114 610 5 486 89 5 600804 15 959 400 16 472168 4 150 814 4733 721 25 596 603 26 806 693
ail ..................................... 2 214 442 1 662 361 33' 2714629 2 035 119 1 796 18 1 304 367 3 894070 2938 140 1286 435 924 354 6 976 623 5 166 861 .
Express .................................. 1731 425 1 402704 23.4 1 808 342 1 576 780 1 170994 1 287 441 2 504 284 2 418 424 993 685 1 102 993 4 668 963 4 808 858 d 2.9
All other operating revenues ............. 4570758 4313725 6.0 5813368 5 318 041 3775 83 3 604944 6 345693 6 352616 2734015 2408 613 12854891 12 366 173 4.
Railvay operating revenues ............ 110 805 471 102 207 293 8.4 159 090542 147 320503 74 799 980 68 539 608 156 644 858 141 471512 66 808854 57 224888 298 253 692 267 236 008 11.6
Expenses
Maintenance of r and structures ........ 15 986974 15174798 5.4 22510483 20462 312 12516 95 10517 560 19692126 16958 223 8 878574 8011597 41087 395 35 487 380 15.8
Depreciation .......................... 1235915 1200767 2.9 1784 334 1 732357 1 373 12 1 350721 1970164 1930649 789 948 776 221 4133 824 4 057 591 1.9
Retirements ........................... 30 444 17 595 73.0 50874 71 755 190 56 51184 99 251 51 868 34805 22 132 324 612 125 184 159.3
Deferredmaintenance .................. d 159 575 22 820 d 159;575 d 8f2820 D 02 0199 46 d 8 249 1 017 d 153 627d d 124 54 d 162 178 145 504
Aortistion of defense projects ...... 18 097 5 7 15.0 43 386 28 701 4 19 373 56 668 44 683 2767 2621 85 609 66 677 28.4
EqIulization .......................... 931 269 416 467 123.6 1824 948 1043 382 885 10 780175 193 527 137 614 408 545 304 008 1487282 1221 797 21.7
All other ............................. 13 930 824 13 547 054 2.8 18 966516 17 608 937 10041 45 8 336 053 17 380 765 14 794 426 7 796136 7 031 156 35 218 246 30161 635 16.8
Maintenance of equipment ................ 19192064 17923 401 7.1 28454197 25970784 14945 96 12861274 27 569105 24237 641 9 872 912 8 589 215 52 388013 45688 130 14.7
Depreciation .......................... 2766 428 2476 989 11.7 4 425862 4088 012 2366 13 2178 020 3 828 362 3667 786 1 381 162 1266 473 7 575 937 7 112 279 6.5
etireents ........................... 1082 54 353 532 5 88 5637 78 6 13 524 971
Deferred maintenance and mejor repair. d 9531 a 7d 27 d(531 72702 a [ a 7 A. a g2 52302d 124 90B A 31 ( 16 334 -
eortisatton of efens projects ...... 193491 204 696 d 5.5 238 664 2 7 2092 204 123 282 761 283 663 43429 535 216 .8
lqolisation .......................... 94237 47 680 7 295637 363 736 11 000 d 1 1 82 317 28 058 93 317 26 946 246.3
All other ............................. 16244 521 15267 095 6.4 23644916 21 343 963 12389 98 10522194 23705068 20295 638 8418442 7 376 163 44512808 38 193 995 16.5
Traffic .................................. 2 468 904 2 193 627 12.5 3 502 336 2957 762 1703 27 1 503 633 3 541 786 3 054 384 1 640 032 1 484 465 6 885 145 6 042 482 13.9
Traneportation-all line ................ 44520 548 39 501146 12.7 62068 253 53 437 261 35616 77 30083 269 60 670 661 53166 185 27 013 928 22 083 791 123300 666 105 333 245 17.1
Miscellanous operations ................ 1 558 209 1 589 968 12.1 1 924 402 1694017 1 037 38 927 153 3 587 839 3 515 791 635 781 722 016 5 260658 5 164 960 1.9
General ........................... ....... 3342729 3000161 11.4 4 886676 4252489 2632 52 2317 184 4 187 724 3755 671 2112193 1855 256 8 932169 7928 111 12.7

Raillay operating expenses ............ 87 069 428 79 183 101 10.0 123 346 347 108774 625 68 451 385 58 210073 119 249 241 104 687 895 50 153 420 42746 340 237 854 046 205 644 308 15.7
et revenue from railwy operations ......... 23736043 23 024 192 5.1 35 744195 38545878 6 348595 10329 535 37395617 36783 617 16655434 14478 548 60 399 646 61 591700 dI.-
RBallr tax accrals ........................ 11980688 11248 256 6.5 18828343 19120059 6 827679 6748 272 19 764482 18 110010 6674592 5606 688 33266753 30464970 9.2
Pay-roll taxes ......................... 4 383 516 4 140239 5.9 6 151 154 5624576 3415 57 3 164 020 5 940 968 5499 642 2542053 2312574 11 898 578 10976 236 8.4
federal inom taxes .................... 3879433 3754 830 3.3 7442037 8708 050 95 119 682406 8 301 942 7986 322 2590029 1772695 10987890 10441423 5.2
All other taxes ....................... 3 717739 3 353 187 10.9 5 235 152 4787 433 3 316 "03 2901 846 5 521 572 4 624 046 1 542 510 1 521 419 10 380285 9047 311 14.7
Bailony operating tncome .............. 1175535.5 11775936 ._2 16915852 19 425 819 a 479 84 3581263 17631135 18673 607 9980842 8871860 27132 893 31 126 730 A 1.8

quipment rents--Dr. balance ................ ..916 237 1343 153 a31.8 1 053 610 a 3 3891 2057 56 667 194 2699137 2 442 912 2 314492 1781 704 7071285 4 891 810 44.6
Joint facility ret-Dr. boln ............ 271 419 359 769 1W D 7 609 468 142 523 14 511 585 534 561 034 510862 458 296 1 238919 1153 841 7.4
let railwy operating laome .......... 10567699 10073 014 4.9 17 445 235 18 880242 2 679 63 2779 558 14 346 464 15 669 661 7 155488 6 631860 18 822689 25 081 07 9 a2i5

Ratto of expenses to revenues percent ) ..... 78.6 77.5 77.5 73*8 91.6 84.9 76.1 74.0 75.1 74.7 79.7 77.0


o Excludes Missouri and Okrianta. Not In Operation.
SDos not include Boston and Albam, the revenue and epensei of mbhoh are inludted with Newe Tort eentrl
retwns in Great Lakes loOn.


/ Inludes income tax and surtax.
A Decree, deficit, or other reverse item.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1948-0-750172


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Statemt No. M-100
FEBRUARY 194


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127monthly reports of renuer dxpeMm s ene represeting 11 Cla I stamnrailrys*
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
I za MO MorT or rF0e MUr 194r AND 19,7

United State New England Region A/ Oret lakes Region Centrl Esten Region Eatern District Pocahonts Region
Item
Percent Percent
1948 1947 in 1948 19479 19 1948 197 198 197 increase 1948 1947
Miles of rod operated at close of mth .... 227 229 227 571 6 21 5 6 536 23 85 2290 23 885 2 905 5 69 53 731 a1 7 984 7 965
r ........ ................ 589 893 571 518 686 72 1.7 18 810 813 5 858 437 6 518 174 83 158 043 $113 657 945 6532 537 22898693 195 549 017 17.1 41 339191 37 061554
lanr............................." 72064916 70767 28 1.8 6 308 222 5 610143 12138565 1145303*4 18354882 17 410889 36 801 669 34474066 6.8 1780366 1892764
1a...r ................................ 4 060 950 10646 123 32.1 483653 384 440 2042 489 1 791 262 2367 169 1 845 28 4 893311 4 020983 21.7 430 790 336 049
Exs ........................ 9 335 746 7 259 177 28.6 286 149 242 247 1 022071 905 998 895033 78 758 2203 25 1937 003 137 164 921 130 836
Other opetin. rev.eue ............. 30537 458 28880954 5.7 1517340 1 319 504 5 632607 5 463793 6 294032 6 186 043 13443 979 12969340 3.7 1252490 1 006034
lalfs operation reveoo ............ 715890641 636240256 12.5 27406177 23414771 117353906 102772130 141569061 122763 508 286329144 248950409 15.0 44967758 40427 237
isiteuM e of ntrtrs95 049 704 8477042 12.1 4 754 101 3826 569 13 801 521 12 431624 16 090770 14 278 078 34646 422 30536 271 13.5 6 435 312 5516 568
Depreciation.......................... 10316386 10111 384 2.0 485888 482150 1619 40 1610557 2287446 2225462 4392874 4318169 1.7 545082 533049
etirts ............ ............ 454 468 514 449 10 897 38023 35 36 26158 51 413 41659 98 246 105 840 a& 7 34503 211565
DoffrresAmainto.enae ..... .. _.40-S 4A d 27B 671A 319 743 '453 1 272 d7S
4Drrdint ...6 7o7 102 99..8 95 3 19 7 450 4 51 1 4 48 7 73 48.1 24 473 13 937
Amqlonirtin of ndes....j..ct ...... 5 148462 4980693 3.4 260 368 260711 838 754 1 049 784 773 473 1 164 19 1 872 595 2 474 685 43 639 084 457 820
Alliothor ............... ...... 79119534 69339 767 14.1 3 996948 3045 685 11 303 326 9 741926 12977257 10 87396 28 277 531 23661 571 5 192 170 4300197
ll other qup........................ 134 319948 118787 270 13.1 4254976 3715 382 22976795 20 164 680 30492088 27 301 727 57 723 859 51 181789 12.8 8 837 557 7456 039
Dsteia tion ............... 19 862 61 18 711 149 6.2 546126 494180 3 380 460 3249576 3 779166 3 723 758 7 705 752 7467514 3.2 1667 102 1615 491
iRetiremen ........ .....d...* a J 26 8 a a2 5 2 8 a 93a : 8 6 0
Deferred maintenance end major repairs. d 417 24d-d294, 4J
mrrti atintof defense projects 1268 50 1 251 386 1.4 16683 16726 275 p72 294321 158792 158 606 451047 469 6 53 4.0 45436 45 438
Aqrtlitiond.................... 468 905 361666 29.7 8709 61436 23990 9 062 109699 70498 -5 226 908 212842
uliothero .............. ...... 113397 182 98784 245 14. 3 692167 3204476 19 241949 16 562 87 26 530 14 23 412 90 49 464256 43180 254 14.6 6898 111 5 588 272
ra ffe ............................... 15 340 69 13549 979 13.2 427 846 394588 2280344 2 043 785 2442 379 2329 801 5150569 4768174 8.0 1108553 740974
Traneprttiea- ... llline ......... ....... 09 584999 263794 58 17.4 12764 99 10215948 53625283 46633 604 67 548975 59925 268 133938657 116774 82 14.7 16 845982 13543 135
MIeeelarttloeoperatllns ................ 0645434 974018 9.3 481761 463040 1609407 1342064 1927230 1791105 4018398 3596209 11.7 352219 280368
Mieal...... opt.... ................ 21414827 18889605 13.4 927382 830510 3 496 77 3084880 3721391 3353513 8145350 7268903 12.1 1528444 1201629

allay operating zpenss ............ 586355682 509532044 15.1 23610465 19446 037 97789957 85700637 122222833 108979492 243623253 214126166 13.8 35108067 28738 713
o rens ..... 129 534 959 126708212 2.2 3795 712 3968734 19 563 949 17 071493 19 346 228 13784 016 42705 889 34 824 24 22.6 989 85691 11688 524
rt ren tfroml ilry option. ......... o77 254 849 69882047 10.6 2291474 2165 229 12441 17 9873160 13854410 11363947 28587201 23402336 22.2 6233343 6 479 873
al-ro tu is .......................... 29 789 809 26872396 10.9 1179728 1057 071 5202 01 4606 491 6228649 5678 089 12610578 11341651 11.2 1713 819 1427212
droll t ames ....................... 22 323 964 20787689 7.4 199 725 265 215 29437 1 500923 3055108 1729 76 6 198509 3495 898 77.3 3 019446 3633 822
Ieseral mooe tn"s..................... 25 141 076 22221 962 13.1 912 021 842943 4 295440 3765 746 4570653 3956 098 9778 114 8564787 14.2 1500078 1418 839
RBalway operating ncom ..............* 52280 110 56 826 165 8.0 1 504 238 1 803 505 7 122 632 7 198 333 5 491 818 2420069 14 118 688 11 421 907 23.6 3 626 348 5 208 651
S................ 9458680 9460869 1556812 1024432 3 117637 2916926 707 775 990095 5 382 244 4931453 9.1 2355205 1 8144
Iqlpfsit rnte-. alnc ................ 3 3396135 3 544 366 6a4-i 424 469 561 578 407 849 408 462 594685 630463 1427003 1600503 110.8 2446U]
Joint facility rent-Dr. balnce ............*****
let rallwa operating inco em......... 39 425295 43 820 930 A 10-0 477043 217 495 3 597 126 3872945 4 189 358 799 511 7 309 441 4 889 951 49.5 5764 901 6774 282
Ratio of expenses to revenues parent ) ..... 81.9 80.1 86.2 83.1 83.3 83.4 86.3 88.8 85.1 86.0 78.1 71.1

Southern Region Southern District Nortwestern Region Centrl Western Region Suthwestern Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
1948 1947 incroes 1948 1947 19 1947 1948 1747 19 1947 1948 1947 increase
Mils of road operated at loe of month .... 38179 38289 0 46163 46 254 4'5523 45 587 53 825 53 936 28019 28 063 127 367 127 586 0.
reiht .................................. (87 073 782 77 691 019 1.1 (L28412973 (114752 573 59 122 301 22692686 $118 754 986 107940205 54 616 379 $47752 241 $232 493 666 $208 385 132 11.6
ssenger ................................ 11106261 11483305 12886627 13376069 4814607 4784569 13793332 14246 415 3768681 3886161 22376620 22917 145 2.4
Mail ............ ................. ...... 2172607 1569 269 38 2603397 1905 318 1674 756 1140543 3689392 2689 24 1200094 889755 6 564242 4719822 31
Express .................................. 1 843 819 1442 047 27.9 2008 740 1572883 1 298 45 987 079 2754612 1 873 177 1068691 889 035 5 121 753 3749 291 36.6
Al other operating revenues ............ 4 228 929 3976133 6.4 5481 419 4982167 3 485 339 3225121 5 634 914 5 444706 2491807 2 259 620 1161206 10929447 6.2
Bailmr operating rvenues ............ 106 425 398 96 161773 10.7 151393156 136589010 70395 453 62 829996 144 627236 132 194 027 63 145 652 55 676 812 278168341 250700837 11.0
Impensesi
Maintenance of wa and structures ........ 15393758 14 554438 5.8 21 829070 20071006 11500433 10423 678 18 596 116 16 080053 8 477 743 7659412 38 574 29 34163143 12.9
Depreciation.......................... 1236240 1202038 2.8 1781 322 1735 087 1 319 196 1 349 386 1972893 1932 256 790101 776 486 4 142 190 4058 128 2.1
tirements ............................. 47283 16 402 188.3 11 786 227 967 136 103 83 590 81 523 43 433 56 810 53 619 274 436 180642 51.9
De.fred mistenano .................. a 175531 685 17551 g 63 4594 9 382 22656 a l32 575 l1 1 0 : 382 22L. &1 722 0 -
Amrtisation of defons projects ...... 16 329 23.0 43335 266 6 194 19 357 3 34 4 718 361 994 66 002
Eqalsation .......................... 1402393 809 066 73.3 2041477 1266 886 712791 896 056 71386 80505 450 213 262561 1234 390 1239 122 .4
A oth ............................. 12 864531 12 538461 2.6 18056701 16838658 9 246 212 8 121213 16228662 14002588 7 310 428 6715737 32785302 28839538 -TS
alatnence of eqint .................... 18 407 719 16810436 9.5 27245276 24266475 14 190 866 12493 769 25 869943 22937 423 9290004 7907814 49350813 43339006 13.9
Depreclatlon ........................ 2789 553 2492794 11.9 4 456655 4 108 285 2 393 286 2201 022 3913 378 3661789 1 393 542 1272539 7 700206 7 135 350 7.9
Retiremete ........................... 16 d 1 d a 2 8i 73 89 98 02 I7 26L.122a4d 1 -
Defered aminteno a endm meor repairs 7 3a7 -4r644 7162101'4 290
Aertis2tion of dfegroject ...... 9303 125 47 238 925 248 56 20 43 320 00 284 061 4 45 43 266 578 528 533 170 8.5
at ..........................887 48 810 4 321 795 261 652 11 000 8 5 gg 26 411 34 781 37 411 29 516 26.7
Al other ...................... 15438482 14 144 157 9.2 22336 59 19732 429 11 637194 10 150090 22100 827 19 053 580 7 858 312 6667 892 41596 333 35 871 562 16.0
ro ................................. 2410947 2 180130 10.6 3 519500 2921104 1 629 230 1421266 3447347 3034421 1 594044 1405 014 6670621 5860701 13.8
-rasportt ion--ll lin............ .. 42043 66 36968550 13.7 58889648 50511685 33 194 209 27598235 57452187 48360041 26110298 20549807 116756694 96508083 21.0
Misellmoun operati on ................. 1467185 1 326669 0.6 1819404 1607037 908 226 805 064 3294 794 3 100880 604612 630992 4 807632 4536 936 6.0
General ................................. 3023074 2887966 4.7 4555518 4089595 2586 588 2103989 4 152936 3667 906 1978435 1759 212 8 717 959 731 107 15.8
Railway operating expense ............ 82746 349 74728189 10.7 117854416 103466902 64009552 54846001 112813323 97180724 48 055 136 39912251 224878011 191938 976 17.2
Itt rmsenu f railwl operations ........ 23 679 049 21433584 10.5 33538740 33122108 6385 901 7983997 31813 913 35013303 15090516 15764561 53290330 58761861
RaiW t aoorn ls ................ 11831 653 10 530441 12.4 18064996 17010314 6 828 032 6151 702 17589181 17 371 832 6185439 5945 863 30602652 29 469 397 3
rpHll toams........................ 4 170078 3900 160 6.9 5883 897 5 327 372 322230 2944 664 5 562 870 5097 572 2410234 2161 137 11 295 334 10203 373 10.7
Pdr ""l m tn" b................." 3 884 155 3 247542 196 6 903601 6 881364 226420 402 335 6 766.111 7 717301 2229323 2290791 9221 854 10410427 11.4
All other tes".................... 3777420 3382739 11.7 5277498 4801578 3279382 2804703 5260200 4556 959 1545'882 1493 935 10085464 8855 597 1
111e operatingincom .............. 11847396 10903143 8.7 15473744 16 111 794 a 442131 1832295 14224732 17641471 8905077 9818696 22687678 29292464 d22.5
quipent ent.-Dr. balauc. ................. 945338 1333 474 A a 1 9 67 476 96t 1389661 764752 1675413 2309282 2421229 1932342 5486303 5006 376 9.6
Joint facility rnt-. blee ............ 306 922 338 655 523 574 583 458 304 934 257 839 593 086 604 144 545 538 498 422 1445 558 1360405 6.3
Iet rallway operattg le oo .......... 10 595136 9231014 14.8 16360037 16 005 296 L. 2. A 7a26 809704 11954233 14728 045 5938310 7387934 15755817 22925 683 31.3
ato nof eenses to revenues (percet) ..... 77.8 77.7 77.8 75.8 90.9 87.3 78.0 73.5 76.3 71.7 80.8 76.6


* elase MissoMl ms Adamea. t lta epeatiem.
S De slJ~~hse sveIms s eepee f wcd r hich e tn ielded with I TYork Central


I/ Imnie. hmo. tn Ub ad rta.
i Desem et telt, or ether rerse Item









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANMORT CONOIOMIC AND STATITIC


Statement No. M-100


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 127 monthly reports of revenues ad exp e representing 131 Cla I steam rilways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBUARY 1948 AND 1947


United States New England Region / Great lakes Region Central Eatern Region Estern District Pocahonts Region
Item
9148 1947 PrIPercent 1948 1947 1914 1917 19 97 19 197 ne1948 1947t
Mils of road operated at lose of month ... 227223 227572d 0.2 6531 6536 23283 23290 23886 2 906 53 700 53 732 7977 7 965
Revenues
right ...... ............ ........... i 203 254 984 1L 069 818 636 12.5 l6 853 995 $32 375 803 $192 236 622 171597 609 6230 053679 $201 344 143 $459 144296 $405317 555 13.3 $85 673 382 $78 342 806
pW ...................................... 152 961841 153218 5244 12 981488 11752121 26659373 25201037 38754363 38050849 78395224 75404007 4.5 3911532 417357
LI1 ....................................... 29198597 21764919 --T 1 036108 800726 4 379400 3461534 4 924 198 3675539 10339706 793779 30.3 930977 708 807
pres .................................. 17217660 16239811 6.0 441455 555494 1601144 2109849 1567263 1866656 3609868 4531999 iL2.3 241838 304912
All other operating resnus ........... 63992347 60828299 5.2 3017959 2839517 11709250 11276120 13503400 13116834 28230609 27232471 3 2495100 2010350
all oprratins revenues ............ 1 466 625429 1 321 870189 11.0 54 331005 48 323661 236 585789 213 646 149 288 802 903 258 054021 579 719697 520023831 11.5 93252829 85540447
Irxpoens
natssae of way and structures ........ 197 486709 171 524 006 15.1 10 580 23 7730849 29 331 235 24 588633 33 573970 29020683 73485468 61340 165 19.8 12 958821 10804 082
Depreciation .......................... 20 596410 20215751 1.9 971 8a0 959 410 3238747 3 222204 4 54413 4450975 8754739 8632 589 1.4 1 093 501 1064 639
Retireents ........................... 943 221 860754 9.6 12853 70568 54913 56131 143748 128507 211514 2552806 17.1 54933 265725
Deferred iintenan ............... 737 7 4 4811 16403 7 70 647 d 16 43 I0 70 47 -
Aortiation of defense projects ...... 559 067 210 076 166.1 88 655 6 398e 16 0 1 8 4 19 40 87.3 49 762 o90
zquali nation ......................... 10446492 9608355 8.7 535869 507226 2 255 572 2292433 1066954 2037508 3858395 4837167 420.2 1532763 1084735
A other ............................. 165679 246 141 115 188 17.4 9 059681 6 193645 23 773 345 19011467 27 819454 22461 308 60 652480 47 666 420 `" 10227862 8 362 080
HtItenanoe of equipment ...................274 808 059 244 994 727 12.2 8511 317 7736 512 47 034 395 41606949 61 824048 56 386 871 117 369760 105730332 11.0 18 099 690 15503 422
Deprectation .......................... 39694680 37493017 5.9 1076461 989964 6730845 6490530 7728630 7568596 15535936 15049090 3.2 3 32656 3226514
Retirement ............................ 4 32759 69 96 4 7001 5260 d --,156 700d 741 d 7 416 44269 a 9179
Dsfsre edmantenance sad major repaired 1 5;9 a 031 Go-,
Arteation of defense project ...... 494O 33368 35 45 552 58 593 478 317524 19- 9 903476 4.5 90609 92049
Zqualiation .......................... 9644 2 8085 169655 110901 46637 15717 216292 126678 4828308 588898
l1 other ............................. 232811622 204760125 13.7 7401488 6713094 39588 312 3441700 53731257 48487783 100721057 89618177 12.4 14298506 11665140
Trffio .................................. 30 818418 27 279 515 13.0 809448 782917 4 608098 4092919 4 823 270 4621630 10 240816 9497 466 7.8 2 141 985 1 505 109
Tra sportation-41ailine ................ 632826 289 545411274 16.0 25345483 21378734 109844701 95891701 136620844 122350565 27181108 239621000 13.4 34393687 27479250
Misoellansous opertions ................. 22319259 20684552 7.9 956712 1003642 3459224 2857968 4091226 3819992 8507162 7681602 10.7 718412 584417
Gnaml .................................. 43 952466 38 758 834 13.4 1918 466 1741512 7 301535 6426660 7644144 6789360 16 864145 14957 532 12.7 3072 391 2453957
RailwT operatlng *zpnses ............ 1202211200 1048652908 14.6 48121689 40374166 201579188 175464830 248577502 222989101 498278379 438828 097 13.5 71384986 58330237
et revauen from raltln operations ......... 264414229 273 817281 j. 3 6209316 7 949495 35006601 38181319 40225401 35064920 81441.318 81195734 .3 21867843 27210210
always tuax aeeres ........................ 155910001 145013521 7.5 4622269 4194301 22370626 20645787 28154363 24108693 55147258 48948781 12.7 13080998 14351676
Payroll t.aes ........................... 60784819 55 362 01 9.8 2 345081 2 123 698 10 539561 9414787 12671214 11692259 25 555856 2 3230744 10.0 3481 457 2911 549
rediral Income taxss .................... 46065628 44732221 3.0 459162 384668 4693962 3425299 6357122 4480990 11510246 8290957 38.8 6582050 8587042
All other taxes .......................... 49 059 554 44918999 9.2 1 818026 1 685935 7 137103 7805701 9126027 7935444 18 081156 17427080 3.8 3017491 2853085
Railray operation ome .............. 108 504228 128 203 760 14 1 587047 3755 194 12 635 975 17 535 532 12 071 038 10956227 26 294060 32246953 i18.3 8786845 12 858534
quipmeat rentse--r. b1lce ................ 20433925 18875315 8.3 2934859 2042945 6230717 5107~ 45 1174237 2367491 10339813 9517981 8.64 25 0 2 3 17 478
Joint facility rent-r. bal noe ............ 6998554 7008654 4 .1 1 05243 1 128 747 1136 262 852 30 1 077 58 1319904 3266276 301481 L1- 4-h 487 X44 SU
Net raiwar operating noie .......... 81071749 102 319 791 4 20.8 4 2 400244 583 502 5 268 996 11575157 9 819 219 7268 832 12687971 19427491 L~4L7 12642437 15581510
Ratio of expenses to reenues (proent) ..... 82.0 79.3 88.6 83.5 85.2 82.1 86.1 86.4 86.0 84.4 76.5 68.2


Southern Region Southern District Northwetern Region Central Western Region Southwtern Region Wetern District
Itenm

_____oe 19147 1941947 1 147 Percent
19"P 1947 P-1 19 7 1j-s1t. 1949 194 7 1 i u19'7 increase


Niles of road operated at close of month...
Revenues
Freoit ..................................
Passe mgr ................................
Mall ....................................
Express ..................................
All other operating revenues .............
ailwar operating rmnues ............
Maintenance of way and structures ........
Depreciatio ........................
Retirement ..........................
Defrred lmintemanc ..................
Amortiation of defense projects ......
alisation ..........................
All other ...........................
Malntenuae of eqolpent .................
Depreciation .........................
Retiremnts ..........................
Deerred maintenance and maeor repairs
Aortuiation of defense projects ......
Iqulisation ..........................
All other....... ..................
rafftio ............................
Transportation- a lie ................
Miscellaneous operations .................
general .......... .....................
BRilway operating xpane ............
Wet revenue from ralway operations .........
Railway tax acorual .......................
Pa-roll taxes ..........................
federal income tanxe..................
All other taxes ....... ,...............
Railway operating tacom .............
quipment rents-Dr. balance ...............
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............
let railway operating l coe ..........
Ratio of soenaee to revenues (percent) .....


38 179
(177 787 027
22 681 862
4 387 049
3 575244
8 799 687
217 230869
31 380732
2472 155
77 727
a 335 1 6
-- 369397
2 333 662
26 795 355
37 599 783
5 556 065
4 27 049
386 980
189 124
31 682 919
4 879 851
86 564214
3 025 394
6 365 803
169 815 777
47 415 092
23 812 341
8 553 594
7 763 588
7 495159
23 602 751

1 861 575
578 341
21 162 835
78.2


38289
$159 685 720
24 317 107
3 231630
2 844 751
8 289 858
198 369 066
29 729 236
2402 804
33997
4 49678
31 004
1 225 534
26 085 515
34 733 837
4 969 783
d ; 113
d 1181.92
407 821
96 490
29 411 252
4 373 757
76469696
2716 637
5 888 127
153 911 290
44457 776
21778 697
8 040 399
7 002 372
6 735926
22 679 079
2 676 626
698 485
19 304 028
77.6


11.3
4 67
* 5S
25.7
6.2
9.5
5.6
2.9
128.6
19.0
90.4
2.7
8.3
11.8
d 5.

7.7
11.6
13.2
11.4
8.1
110.3
6.7
9.3
6.4
10.9
11.3
4.1

9 0.5

9.6


46 156
(263460409
26 593 394
5 318026
3 817 082
11 294787
310483 698
44 339 553
3 565656
132 660
a 335 126
86 71
3 866425
37 023 217
55 699 473
8 882 601
a 71 315

617432
45 981425
7 021 836
120 957 901
3 743 806
9438 194
241 200763

69 282 935
36 893 335
12 035 051
14 345 638
10 512 650
32 389 596
a3 479
047 801
33 805 272
77.7


46 254
2838 028 526
28 490 679
3 940 437
3 149 663
10 300 208
283 909 513
40 533 318
3467 443
299 722
a AnxIa


45 52:
)121 693 59'
10 300 99<
3 470 874
2 469 444
7 260 52:

145 195 43
24 017 12E
2 752 901
326 651
q SA1


45 587
)109 434 738
10 385 373
2444910
2 274 520
6 830 065
131 369 606
20 941 238
2 700 107
134 774
5I aR c n


---- 5 W ---- 52 36i -- 3 7
2 310269 1598 00 1676 231
34447595 19287551 16457266
50237259 29136862 253559043
8196297 4 759 699 4379042
6 1 r -9 A 41 97 Hi 5o4
A 14a 5961 26585 102 865


499 870
625 388
41076 392
5 878 866
103 948 946
3 301 054
8 342 084
212 241 527

71667986
36 130 373
10 951948
15 589 414
9 589 011
35 537 613

1 92927
34 885 538

74.8


419 23
24 026 49
3 332 555
68 810 286
1 945 26.
5 218 835
132 460 93
12 734 496
13 655 71:
6 737 781
322 331
6 595 58
i 921 21.
3 447 31I
447 45

9 4 815 982
91.2


409966
20672 284
2 924 899
57681 504
1 732 217
4 421173
113 056 074
18 313 532
12 899 974
6 108 684
1 084 741
5706 549
5 413558
1431946
392 350
3 589 26

86.1


53 825
$246 696 398
29 752 732
7 583462
5 258 896
11 980 607
301 272 095
38 288 243
3 943 057
180774
4 99 91
389 702
264913
33 609428
53 439 048
7 741740
d 207 67
525676
22 000
45 805 894
6 989 133
118 122 848
6 882 633
8 340 660
232 062 565
69 209 530
37 353 662
11 503 838
15 068 053
10 781771
31 855 868
4 374 551
1 180 620
26 300 697

77.0


53936
$221 230369
30718 583
5 627 664
4 291 601
11797 322
273 665 539
33 038 276
3 862905
95 301
4 23673
-- 61.u
218 119
28 797 014
47175 064
7 329576
4 22 504
. 42 Dr
----7 724
d 6 377
-39 S49 17
6 088 805
101526 226
6 616 671
7423 577

201 868 619
71796 920
35 481842
10597214
15703623
9 181 005
36 315 078

4 752 194
1 165 178
30 397 706
73.8


28 019
)112 260284
7 919495
2486525
2 062 376
5 225 822
129 954 506
17 356 311
1 580045
91 615
4 f 286 202
858 758
15 106 564
19 162 916
2 774 704
d- 89 o1
91 748
108 728
16 276 754
3 234 076
53 124 226
1 240 393
4 090 628
98 208 556

31 745 950
12 060031
4 952 287
4 819 352
3 088 392
18 885 918
4 735 721
1 056 400
13 093 798
75.6


28 063
$95 807 448
8 619 882
1 814 109
1 992 028
4 668 233
112 901 700
15 671 009
1 552 707
75 751
4 276250
566 569
13 746 893
16 497 029
2539 012
A 235 572
62 839
14 044 055
2 889 479
42 633598
1 353 008
3 614 468
82658 591

30 243 109
11 552 551
4 473 711
4 063 486
3 015 354
18 690 558
3714 046
956 718
14 019 794

73.2


127 367

1480650279
47 973 223
13 540 865
9 790716
24 466 951
576 422 034
79 661 688
8 276 015
599 047
d 386 192
447603
2 721 672
68 003 549
101 738 826
15 276 143
4 2496
1 745
130788
86 109 140
13 555 766
240 057 360
10 068 291
17 650 17

462 732 058
113 689 976
63 869404
23 193 912
20 209744
20465748
49 820 572
12 557 589
2 684477

34 578 506
80.3


127 586

$426 472 555
49 723838
9 886 683
8 558 140
23 295 620
517 936 845
69 650 52
8 115 719
305 887
13 719
2460919
59 001173
89 027 136
14 247 630
21 flfl

1064 35S
56 462
74 065 556
11 903 183
201 841328
9 701 896
15459 218

397 583284
120 353 561
59 934 367
21 179 609
20 851 850
17 902908
60419194
9 898 186
2514 246
48 006 762
76.8


12.7

14.4
5.0
11.3

14.4
8.0
95.9
237.4
10.6
15.3
14.3
7.2

4.6
131.5
16.3
13.9
18.9
3.8
14.2
16.4

L d
*-
9.5




26.9
6.8
ia

12a*.0


/Includes iaeoeo tax and msrtax
SDorese. deficit. or other mrev e sitei.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1948--0-750172


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* ZElcde Mlssear moa Arknmss. lot la operaliao .
S R"sents as erage a the "tl as repted at the close of eah smoth within the period.
"m aot ilUldeo eBot a Al the series a peaseMe of which are included with ow Tork Cntral
enturs I, Oreat ak s om.









Subject to revision
I 0


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

IIIIII llIIIlllll1 ll ll IN 1 III1IIIl IlllI1ll i1
3 1262 08730 4431 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
URMAU OF TRANSORT ECONOMICS AND STATISIC8


2Jun'48


Statement No. M-100
MARCH 148


UNIV. OF FL LIB.
DOCUMENTS DEPT.





U.S. DEPOMTORY


* Biclude Missourl an Ard aea. Not in operation.
/I Does o lt nlu s e Boatom a AtSIny, the roesesm nd expeases of uhioh are aolaed with Iew Tork Cntranl
rentIn In Oreat Lakes Regi.


/ Iselu,. tcom tax sad surtu.
4 Deoreo. deflott, or otohr reeres ite.


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 monthly reports of revenues and expene representing 131 Clas I steam railways*

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH F0 MARCH 1948 AND 1947

United States New England Region A/ Great Lakes Region Central Estem Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
_1948 197 increase 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1949 1947 increase 1948 1947
Miles of road operated at close of onath .... 227216 227 5733 6 531 6 536 23 283 23 290 23 885 23905 53699 53 731 0.1 7984 7965
Revenues:
Freht .................................. $642 346 168 592294 490 8.5 )22 341 536 18 697 264 $109 174 092 $95984 705 4118 986 330 $113 564 239 $250 501 958 228 246 208 9.8 (35982643 $42903 094
Passeager ................................ 74 398 462 71412 79 4.2 5 846635 5513 519 12602853 11 461 983 18 700591 18 071 859 37 150079 35047 361 6.0 1 896987 1972749
NMai ..................................... 15 530 463 12 111 541 28.2 587 506 414 231 2269739 2012 501 2 598 308 2317 223 5 455 553 4743 955 15.0 494 902 391 248
Exprss .................................. 12822 927 12 505 298 2.5 614 513 532 545 2236 522 1977 027 2235 008 1799 828 5 086 043 4309 400 18.0 350 736 301 006
All other operate revenue e............ 31518089 30326 750 .9 1659230 1413 846 5678674 5394 355 6710288 6280089 14048192 13088 290 7.3 1189691 1254 832
Rally operating revenues ............ 776616109 718650958 8.1 31049420 26571405 131 961 880 116830571 149 230 525 142 033 238 312 241 825 285 435 214 9.4 39914959 46822929
Expenses
Maintename of ay and structures ........ 104817 261 91717 153 14.3 4131 758 3801066 15 Q51 525 14057 0591 1130 411 15022625 37 313 694 32880750 13.5 6 100294 5222923
Depreiation .......................... 10310 682 10143 201 1.7 493 176 479 751 1625286 1611 862 2260180 2252185 4 378642 4343 798 .8 553 734 533 568
Rettrernt ........................... 622 613 200 672 210.3 5 5 977 48 844 59194 21 283 75 771 2 604 128 988 93 731 37.6 17141 8 195 914
Defrred lantc .............. ... d 380 793 d 6 6 a 2 78 4 4 64 19 445 43 35 229 d 9 -
Amortisation of defense projects ...... 14 1 1 4 38.7 996 a I 5 9 7 944 11 953 6 412 86.4 24 469 13 660
Equisution .......................... 1 369 20 4 292 422 681 248 911 237 066 965 01 1 058 87 307 900 1031 221 1 521 824 2 327 164 34.6 766 935 563 720
All other ............................. 92753568 77 439 117 3 395648 3035 405 12 400 82 11367 173 15498048 11751029 31294516 26 153607 1.78 4307 889
antieno of quipent ................. 143176041 127 117 158 12.6 4347853 3996 875 24 925 497 22314 314 31774 566 28139626 61047 916 54450815 12.1 8 857 910 8149 960
Depreciation ........................ 20 161 118 19 225 251 4.9 501 052 500 426 338 05d 3254 457 4 082 372 4 111 614 7 911 480 7 866 497 .6 1 679 842 1 619 989
Retireeants ........................... 71 088 a 400 -- 0 2- -- d 21 231 1 77 .7 5 A 5550 5 3 Z07 d 27 431 d ORFs 10 439 d 10 79
Deferrd mainta lne and major repair 414 6 1 4 6 5 2 -
Amrtistion of defense projects ....... 7 14 24 23 1.7 16 685 16 728 276 911 285 715 158 749 19 22 452 345 461 672 & .0 45 435 45 484
Eqaliation .......................... 501630 55198 0 76 428 58 096 1 302 12 465 77 730 70 561 247 998 372 021
All other ........................... 121 771 186 106 536 597 3 3 830 766 3 479 721 21265 333 18 717 825 27 537693 23 860167 52633 792 46 057 713 14.3 6 895 074 6 123 261
Traffic .................................. 16 089554 14511 325 10.9 406 722 419 708 2327342 2 154 748 2651272 2324 415 5 385 336 4898 871 9.9 1151 539 795 509
Traasportatiton-4al lti ................ 321033 359 285940228 12.3 12 954697 11067 845 58 266 497 50205 957 68669263 64552105 139 890 457 125825 907 11.2 15198299 14764 116
Mieoellsneone operation ................. 10 710 834 10 264 763 4.3 517 142 509 063 1546 44 1407 539 1964 349 138 698 4 027 940 3755 300 7.3 357 751 284 959
general ................................ 22932296 19948 013 15.0 994 346 897 274 3799554 3453 763 3846467 3384 614 8 640 367 7735 651 11.7 1734 514 1253779
RalSt operting expense. ............ 618 759 345 549 498 640 12.6 23 352 518 20691 831 105 916 864 93 593 380 127036 328 115262083 256 305710 229547 294 11.7 33400307 30471 246
et rvnnue frm ralway opratlons ......... 157856764 169152318 d 6.7 7696902 5879574 26045016 23237 191 22194197 26 771 155 55936115 55887920 .1 6514652 16351683
Railwy tax soernls ........................ 82163688 81991 463 2 2661660 2 578 600 12583989 11 553 661 13799013 12995 87 29 044662 27 128131 7.1 4 55 556 8 186 737
ay-roll tes ........................... 31 086 977 28 648 740 8.5 1 194 914 1 141 305 5 301 587 4 876 765 6 482641 6 046 557 12979 142 12 064 627 7.6 1 665 024 1 525 014
federal incoe taxes .................... 26 104 974 30272 664 a 138 548080 578 004 3416 536 2667 284 2722194 2948 419 6 686 810 6193 707 8.0 1 368369 5 208 477
All other tanes ......................... 24 971 737 23 070 059 918 666 859 291 3 865 866 4 009 612 4 594 178 4 000 894 9 378 710 8 869 797 5.7 1 522 163 1 453 246
Railwy operating income ............. 75 693 076 87 160 855 d 13.2 5 035 242 3300974 13461 027 11 683 530 8 395184 13775 285 26 891 453 28759 789 6.5 1959096 8 164 946
Equplmat raot-Dr. balance .............. 11592403 9741382 19.0 1549612 1118580 3023857 2734 839 1429759 1407 575 6 005228 5260994 14.1 d1743 878 d 1707173
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............ 3376342 3 495 329 d 3.4 582 176 592943 412 655 508 449 659 218 674944 1654049 1776 336 6. 055 239656
et railwayoperatio Incoe .......... 60724331 73924144 a 17.9 2903454 1589451 10024515 8440242 6306207 11692766 19234176 21722459 d1l.8 3463919 9632463
Ratio of erpensee to revenue (percent) ..... 79.7 76,5 75.2 77.9 80.3 80.1 85.1 81.2 82.1 80.4 83.7 65.1


Southern Region Southern District North~etern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
194g 1947 increase 194 1947 1947 4 1947 1941 1947 1949 1947 194g 1947 increase
Miles of road opted at close of month .... 38 178 38 289 46 162 46 254 45 523 45 588 53 821 53 936 28 011 28 064 127 355 127 588 a 0.
Reveanesh
right ................................. $95 526 220 886 574 064 10.3 131 508 863 $129 477 158 $66 597 008 62 244 575 $132249 513 $118 751 287 $61488 784 53 575 262 $260335 347 8234571 124 11.0
Psenger ................................ 11346381 11439689 d .8 13243368 13412438 5 403904 4874837 14920416 14128 517 3680695 3949726 24005015 22953 080 4.6
Mail ..................................... 2 310467 175013 2 805 369 2 141 378 1831 91 1355 626 4120722 2908 73 1 316900 962209 7 269541 5 226 208 39.1
Express .................................. 1 906 448 2201638 3. 2257184 2502 644 1434 368 1 506 131 2884 539 2992 21 1160793 1 194 905 5479700 5693 254 3.
All other operain revenues ............. 4 246 295 4477 204 5 435 986 5732 036 3 598807 3 437 167 5927576 5640405 2507528 2428 852 12 033911 11 506 424 4.6
iilwy operattig revenues ............ 115335811 106442725 8.4 155250770 153265 654 78 866 048 73418 336 160102766 144420800 70154700 62110954 309 123 514 279950090 10.4
Lponeasl
Minteoano of ray and etr~ctae ........ 16 997967 15616 54C 8.8 23098261 20839463 12 764897 10992401 22046123 18405 468 9594286 8599071 44405306 37996940 16.9
Depreciation ......................... 1236 558 1202 45 2.8 1790292 1736 020 1378261 1352 059 1974908 1934 243 788579 777 081 4 141 748 4063 383 1.9
Retiement ........................... 85176 57 287 48.7 102 317 d 18 627 68 22 73 651 286 710 104 317 36 370 67 60C 391 308 245 568 59.3
Deferred mlnteuce ................. 163 971 6 816 d 163 971 P6 816 d 8576 d 67 869 d 49 880d 126 724 d 254 179 d 194 593 4 8 9 7 3.-
Amertisation of defense projects ..... 17 554 11.8 41 870 29 224 26196 19 631 59 206 44 453 E72 627 88168 66 711 32.2
qtivatio ............................ d 11 4 57 508 508 a A 513 1 072 228 717 792 715 885 d I 10 C3 37 832 121 727 139 313 728 889 893 030 I.4
All other ......................... 15937 31 13859 545 15.0 22209266 18 167 434 10 574 420 8916 944 19 903 79 16 334 503 8771 568 7866 629 39249786 33 118 076 18.5
Maintennce of equipment ................. 20 003 809 18185 335 10.0 28 861 719 26335 295 15441 205 13095 494 27724278 24359816 10100923 8875 738 53266406 46331048 15.0
Depreciation .......................... 2798812 2536 535 10.3 4478654 4 156 524 2397 733 2231 007 3968988 3692459 1404263 1278 764 7770984 7 202 230 7.9
Retirements .......................... d d 4i o d i s 21364 182 0- d 25 983 19 097 -
Deferred smintenanee and major r.1,ero H02097 7 72 570 4 8 6 -
Amortlstion of defense projects ...... 24 126 64 3 5 72
Equaltation. .................... 88 89 45 504 336 891 417 525 9 327 dl I82 77 682 65 174 87 009 63 894 36.2
All other .......................... 17017425 15479668 9.9 23912 499 21 602 929 12 848 384 10788 108 23758456 20505 669 8618055 7 582178 45 224 895 38 875 955 16.3
Traffle............................... 2485956 2306 203 7.8 3637495 3 101712 16.77842 1694 41 3753506 3314 442 1635375 1501 890 7066723 6510742 8.5
Transportation--4al line ............... 43092884 40077 53 7.5 58 291183 54 841 655 35 15 253 30358 702 60175793 52299 053 27 360673 22614911 122 851719 105272 666 16.7
Miscellanous operations ................. 1431888 1421566 .7 1789639 1706 525 93971 818 808 3 377022 3275 724 576520 708 406 4893 255 4802 938 1.9
general .................................. 3403039 3044947 11.8 5137553 4298 726 2672907 2270 06 4 333477 3763 232 2147992 1880344 9 154 376 7913 635 15-7
ailway operattg expense ............ 87415543 8065213 8.4 120 815850 111 123 376 68811817 59 229875 121410199 105417735 51415769 4418036C 241637785 208 827 970 15.7
lot reveT fro railway operation ......... 27 920 268 25790595 8.3 34434920 42142278 10054 231 14188461 38692567 39003065 18738931 17930594 67485729 71122120
nille taxaeorufe ........................ 13576 191 12555941 8.1 18 131 747 20742678 7 058911 7 359 340 20541 621 19894 254 7386 747 6867060 34 987 279 34 120 654 5
Payroll taxee ........................... 4441276 4176 768 6. 6106300 5701782 353166 3 162 706 5922624 5417631 2547248 2301994 12001535 10882 331 10.3
Federal income tause................ 5440893 4993 977 8.9 6809262 10202454 223 735 1253 341 9123619 9539743 3261 548 3083 419 12608 902 13 876 503 9
All other tes .......................... 3694022 3385196 9.1 5216185 4838442 3303515 2943293 5495378 4936 880 1577951 1481647 10376842 9 361 820 .
Railwy operating income ............. 14 344077 13 234 654 8.4 16 303 173 21 399 600 2995 320 6 829 121 18 150 946 19 108 811 11 352 184 11 063 534 32498 450 37 001 466 d12.2
Lquipent rent-Dr. balance ............... 1325915 1027 213 29.1 417 963 1- 69 960 1804339 915 912 1 810233 2009184 2392566 2235 252 6007138 5 160348 16.4
Joint facility rent-r. al ............ 288 204 258 43 11.5 527 259 498 086 210 871 218 378 456 276 457 655 527 887 544 874 1195 034 1220907 2
let ralway operating taooe .......... 12729 958 11949011 6.5 16 193 877 21 581 474 980 110 5694 831 15 884 437 16641 972 8 431 731 8 283 408 25296 278 30620211 a17.4
Ietio of expensee to revrenum (percent) ..... 75.8 75.8 77.8 72.5 87.3 80.7 75.8 73.0 73.3 71.1 78.2 74.6









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-100


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 127 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 131 Clam I steam railways*

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH 1944 AND 1947

United States New England Region a/ Great Lakes Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
19g48 1947 ineae 1948 1947 1948 1947 1947 197 198 1917 increase 1944 1947
iles of road operated at close ofa onth#... 227221 227 573 5 0.2 6531 6 536 23 283 23 290 23 886 23906 53 700 5373 0.1 7 97 7 965
Revenues:
right ................................. : 845 601 151 1 662 113 125 11.0 559 195 531 $51073 067 $301410714 $267582314 $349 040 008 $314 908 361 $709 646 253 $633 563 762 12.00121 656 02$121 245 900
Passenger ................................ 227 360 303 224 631 402 1.2 18 826123 17 265 640 39 262226 36 663 020 57 454954 56 122707 115545303 110051367 5.0 5 808 51 6 146 321
Mall ............................ ..... 44 729060 33 876 460 32.0 1 1 1214957 6 649 139 5474036 7 522506 5992762 15 795259 12 681755 24.6 1425 87 1 100055
Exprs ................................... 30040587 28 745108 4.5 1 055 968 1088039 3 837 666 4 086 875 3 802 271 3666484 8 695 905 8 841 398 d 592 57 605 918
All other operating revenues ............. 95510437 91155050 4.8 4677189 4253363 17387924 16670475 20213689 19396924 42278802 40 320762 4.9 3684791 3265182
Railway operating revenues ............ 2 243 241 538 2 040 521 145 9.9 85 380425 74 895 066 368 547 669 330 476 720 438 035 428 400 087 258 891 961 522 805 459044 10.7 133 16778 132 363 376
Ip.en"eI
Mant.ianoe of way and structures ........ 302 303 970 263 241 158 14.6 14 712 021 11 531915 44 382760 38 645 692 51 704 381 44 043 308 110 799 162 94 220915 17.6 19059115 16 027 005
Depreciation .......................... 30907 093 30358 951 1.8 1465036 1439161 4 864033 4 834 066 6 804 313 6703160 133 382 12 976 387 1. 1647 23 1598 207
Retiremnts .......................... 1 565 834 1 061 426 47.5 6 876 119 412 114 107 77 414 219 519 152 111 340 502 348 937 .4 72 074 69 811
Deferred intenance ..................d 1118 520 946 725 d 2784 4 604 d 35848 d 114006 4 38632 14610
ortisation of defense projects...... 7 U58 312425 124.4 12 55 0 80 d42715 42 84 3296 5 842.0 74231 40563
Equalistion ......................... 11 815 681 13900778d 15.0 784770 744292 3 220585 3 351 310 1 374854 3068 729 5 80209 7164 331 4 24.9 76582 1648455
Al other ............................. 258432 824 218 554 305-- 12 455339 9 229 050 36174165 30 378 640 43 317 501 34212 338 91947 005 73 820 028 .16 499747 12669969
Maintenance of equipment ................. 417 984100 372 111 845 12.3 12 859 170 11 733 387 71 959 892 63 921263 93 598 614 84526 497 178 417 676 160181147 11.4 26 95760 23 653 382
Depreciation .......................... 59 855798 56 718 265 5.5 1 577 513 1490 390 10 058 901 9744987 11 811 00 11 680209 23447416 22 915 586 2.3 500637 .4 846 503
Retirements ........................... d 399 057 d 6 6 d 28 232 7 039 5 5 0 5 463 344S2 2 502 d 547 O 4 19 974
Deferred santenance and maJ.or rYapirs -61129233 0 9
S-rt o.n o d Pn.. ,oj .... 72Z64 37 3d_ 1.C 50 053 50 182 829495 879 193 476 273 47 1 355 821 1 4 136 044 137 533
-- 246083 168997 47 939 28 242 2941022 9723907 (5676306 900919
zEqv)isation .......................... 1 466 082 1 360508 246 08 8 997 4798 294 022 197 676 900919
All other ............................. 354 582 808 311 296725 13.9 11 232 254 10192 815 60 853 645 53135 125 81 268 950 72347951 153 354849 135675 891 13.0 21 19358 17788 401
Traffic .................................. 46 907 971 41790 840 12.2 1 216 170 1 202 625 6 935440 6 247 667 7 474541 6 946 044 15 626 151 14 396 336 8.5 3 293 524 2 300 618
Trn sportation-4aia line ............... 953 859 649 831 351503 14.7 38300180 32446579 168 111 198 146 097658 205290108 186902 670 411 701486 365446907 12.7 49591986 42243 366
Mieeollaonusoperations ................. 33 030 093 30 949 15 6.7 1 47 854 1 512 705 5 005 673 4 265 507 6 055 575 5 658 690 12 535 102 11 436 902 9.6 1 076 163 869 376
general .................................. 66 884762 58 706 845 13.9 2 912 812 2638786 11101089 9 880423 11 490611 10173973 25 504512 22 693182 12.4 4 806905 3707 736
ailway operating expenses ............ 1 820 970 545 1 598 151 546 13.9 71 474207 61 065997 307 496052 269 058 210 375 613 830 338 251 182 754 584089 668 375 389 12.9 104 785293 88 801 483
et revenue from railway operations ......... 42 270 993 442 369 599d 4.5 13 906 218 13 829 069 61 051 617 61 418 510 62419 598 61 836 076 137 377433 137 083 655 .2 28 382495 43561 893
aalway taz aceruals ........................ 237 223 18 227 004985 7 283929 6772901 34 954615 32 199448 41102875 37104564 83341419 76 076913 9.5 17 636 554 22538413
Pay-roll takes ............................. 91 674 086 84 011 042 9.4 3 539 995 3 265 003 15 841 148 14 291 552 19 153 854 17 738 817 38 534 997 35 295 372 9.2 5 146 481 4 436 563
Federal income taxs................... 71 337 602 75 004 885 d 9 1 007 242 962 672 8 110498 6 092583 8246 316 7 429 409 17 364056 14484 664 19.9 7 950419 13795 519
All other taxes ......................... 74 011 500 67 989 058 2 736 692 2 545 226 11 002 969 11 815 313 13 702 705 11 936 338 27 442 366 26 296 877 4.4 4 539 654 4 306 331
Railway operating incoeM .............. 185 047 805 215 364 614 1.1 6 622 289 7 056 168 26 097 002 29 219 062 21 316 723 24731512 54 036 014 61006 742 a6 .A 10745941 21 023480
Equlipmt rents--Dr. balance ............... 32 026 329 28616698 11.9 4 484471 3161525 9254 574 7 842 384 2 603 997 3 775 066 16 343 042 14778 975 10.6 6 068 90 4924651
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............ 10 374896 10503981d 1. 1 634608 1721690 1 548 917 1 361 279 1 736800 1 994 847 4 920325 5 077 816 3 70515' 734 -1t
Nlt railway operating Income.......... 142 646 580 176243 935 19. 503 210 2 172953 15 293 511 20 015 399 16 975 926 18 961 599 32 772 647 41 149 951 20.4 16106 356 25213973
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ..... 81.2 78.3 83.7 81.5 83.4 81.4 85.8 84.5 84.6 83.0 78.7 67.1


Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
19Pr 1947 Percent Percent
1948 1947 increase 1941 1947 194 1971979 1947 1948 19417 increase
Miles of road operated at close of month #... 38178 38289 0. 46 157 46254 45523 45588 53824 53936 28017 28062 127 364 127587 5 0.2
Revenues
right ................................ 273 313 247 $246 259 784 11.0 $394 969 272 $67 505 684188 290 647 171 679 313 $378 945 911 $339 981 656 173 749 068 149 382 710 740 985 626 $661043679 12.1
Pa.sener ................................ 34 028243 35756 796 a 4.8 39 836762 4190 117 15 704900 15 260 210 44 673 148 44 847 100 11 600 190 12 569 60E 71 978238 72676 918 d i.
Mail ..................................... 6 697516 4 981 759 4.4 8 123 395 6 081 814 5302 793 3 800536 11 704 184 8 536037 3 803429 2776 31 20 810406 15 112 891 37.7
Express .................................. 5481692 5046 389 8.6 6 074266 5 652 307 3 903 812 3780651 8 143435 7285819 3 223 169 3186933 15 270416 14 251403 7.2
All other operating revenues ............ 13 045 982 12767062 2.2 16 730773 16032 244 10859329 10267232 17 908183 17437727 7733 35 709708 36 500 862 34 802044 4.9
always operating revenues ........... 332 566 680 304 811 790 9.1 465734468 437 175 166 224 061481 204787942 461 374861 418 086 339 200 109 206 175 012 654 885 545 548 797 886935 11.0
Expenses
MaintenMaue of way and structures ........ 48 378 699 45 345775 6.7 67437 814 61372780 36782025 31 933639 60 334 366 51 443744 26 950603 24 270080 124 066 994 107647463 15.3
Depreciation .......................... 3 708 713 3 605 255 2.9 5 355 948 5 203 462 4 131 170 4 052 166 5 917 965 5797 148 2 368 628 2 32978 12 417763 12 179 102 2.0
Retireaents ........................... 162 903 91284 78.5 234977 161095 394886 208 425 467484 199 618 127985 143 35 990355 551394 79.6
Deferredmaint.enane .................. d 499097 d 76494 4996 4 94 3d i 11 63 S 3 a 167 500 a 73 553 9 412 926 530 42 580791 l 1 -
Aeartisation of defense projects ...... 4 36046 628 16.6 128 87 191 7 8 361 448 908 13 063 E 7 55 771 199 168.
Equalisation ......................... 2 219 084 1734 042 28.0 2 984 912 3382 497 2 315793 2392 116 154282 255952 980485 705 882 3 450 560 3 353950 2.9
All other ............................. 42 732 736 39 945 060 7.0 59 232483 52 615 029 29 861 977 25 374 210 53 513 227 45 131 516 23 878 132 21 613 52 107 253 336 92119 248 16.4
Maintenance of equipment ................. 57 603 592 52919172 8.9 84 561192 76572554 44578067 38 450537 81 163 326 71534880 29263839 25 372767 155005232 135 358184 14.5
Depreciation ........................ 8 354 877 7506 318 11.3 13 361255 12 352821 7 157432 6 610 049 11710728 11022033 4 178 967 3 817 776 23 047 127 21449858 7.4
Retireents ........................... 342 4 8 38 8899 2 12 4659 561 41424 75 44985
Deferred maintenance and major repailre d 22 78 277 0 3 25 56 1 31 68 329 30~a ii 711 1
Amortization of defense projects ...... 58161 1d4a 8 417 o '48 149 628 522 617 V43 3 D5 13U 041 10Y 649 88 1 6U1 27 9.9
Eqrlisation ......................... 278017 141994 954323 1042913 31327 6 7 657 186410 128013 217737 120356 80.9
All other ............................. 48700344 44890920 8.5 69 893924 62679 21 36 874876 31 460 392 69564350 59 854 888 24 89480 21626 23 131 334035 112 941 51 16.3
Traffic ................................ 7 365807 6 679 961 10.3 10 659 331 8 980579 5 010399 4 619 309 10 742639 9403247 4 869 451 4 391 36 20622489 18 413925 12.0
Traneportation--ail line ................ 129657098 116 547 236 11.2 179 249 084 158790602 104 125539 88040206 178 298 641 153825279 80484899 65248 50 362 909 079 307 113994 18.2
Miscellneous operations ................. 4457 282 4 138 203 7.7 5 533 445 5 007 579 2 884978 2 551 025 10259 655 9 892 395 1 816 91 2 061 414 14 961 546 14 504 834 3.1
general .................................. 9 768 842 8 933 073 9.4 14 575747 12 640 809 7 891 746 6 691 233 12 674137 11 186 809 6 238 62 5494 81 26 804 503 23 372 854 14.7
Rallway operating expenses ............ 257 231 320 234 563 420 9.7 362 016 613 323 364903 201 272754 172 285949 353472764 307286354 149624 32 126 838951 704369843 606411254 16.2
Iet revenue from railway operations ......... 75335360 70248370 7.2 103717855 113 810263 22 788727 32501993 107 902 097 110799985 50484881 48173703 181175705 191 475681 5.
Railna tax acruNlals ...................... 37 388 532 34334638 8.9 55025086 56 873051 20714622 20259314 57 895283 55376 096 20 24677 18419611 98 856 683 94055 021
Pa-roll taxes ............................. 12997161 12217168 6.4 18143 642 16653731 10269450 9 271390 17 426 46 16 014 844 7 499 53 6 775705 35 195447 32061939 9.8
Pederal oe taxes.................... 13 204481 11 996 349 10.1 21154 900 25 791 868 546074 2 338 082 24 191 672 25 243 366 8 080 90 7146905 32 818 646 34728 353 ..5
All other taxes ......................... 11 186 890 10121121 10.5 15 726 544 14 427 452 9 899 098 8 649 842 16 277 149 14 117 886 4 666 34 4 497 001 30 842 590 27 264 729 1.1
Ratlwy operating income .............. 37 946828 35 913732 5.7 48 692769 56 937 212 2074105 12 242679 50006814 55 423889 30238103 2975409 82 319 022 97420660 d15.5
Equipment rents--Dr. balance ................ 3 187490 3 703 840 d3.9 d 2 881440 d 1220 811 5 251 656 2 347 858 6 184784 6761 378 7 128 287 5 949 298 18 564727 15058 534 23.3
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ......... 866545 956 854 d 57506 1 691 0i 658 328 610728 1 636 896 1622 833 1 584 28 1501 59 3 879 511 3735153 3.9
let railway operating income .......... 33892793 31 253038 8.4 49 999149 56 467 011 Ol A_ ~ L5 9 284 093 42 185 134 47039 678 21 52552 22303202 59 874784 78 626973 d23.9
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ..... 77.3 77.0 77.7 74.0 89.8 84.1 76.6 73.5 74.8 72.5 79.5 76.0


* xolude Misourri end Arkea. Not in operation.
# Bnmreante M a verag of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
-'- ad Albanyt. the reeSee a&d e*zpese of 6h lh are iolded with ew Tork Cetral


/ Includes income t ax -r mrtax.
S Deoree, deficit, or other revere ite.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1947--0-750172


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Statemt No. M-100
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U.S. DEPOSTORY


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compild from 127 montl mpou of d mae and expme nupresnting 1 Cla u I sam n wys
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 94g AND 1947


I United State New England Region A/ Grat I~A IRegion Cntral asten Begion Eatern District Poobonta Region
1948 1947 Percent 948 1947 194 1947 14 1947 1949 1947 incrente 1948 1947
ile of road operated at closs of month .... 827204 227464 a 0.1 6 531 6536 23283 23 288 3 885 23 90 53 699 53 729 1d 0 7 984 7 965
reiht ......................................0 $601375640 $565013 164 6.4 119 762 438 17 794 413 $95 590 878 $92 486 049 $10853 367 $109320941 $226206683 219601403 3.0 31 641 727 33 58 167
Pausenr ................................ 69490190 70414 909 1 5 513325 5718143 11502099 11563 345 18076684 18301761 35 092108 35583 24 4 734 765 1 98698
Nal .................................... 15 499223 11 885 580 619606 401 010 2313 291 2054 129 2707002 2 191786 5 639899 4646 925 498669 361046
1Iprea .................................. 10 874958 11784 91 3 46 461 315 455 276 1843746 1 659 692 1813 317 1565 513 4 118 378 3680481 119 291 893 251 601
All other operatlng revenue ............. 31728948 31 236 388 61410048 1379337 5747206 5582212 6780906 969 156 13938160 1 930705 .1 997867 1366 378
Rally operating revenues ............ 728968959 690334 954 5.6 27 766 732 25748 179 116997220 113345 427 140 231276 138 349 157 284995228 277 442763 2.7 35 164 921 37 475 890
rEpensess
Mainteauce of iy and structures ........ 106 772 738 97 622 356 9.4 3 639 891 3 872431 14 964521 14 211 573 18 142260 16 240 051 36 746 672 34 324 055 7.1 5 542335 5 869 750
Depreciation .......................... 10 309563 10 148 940 1.6 488 649 479 765 1 622 556 1 611 801 2261 570 2265 317 4 372 775 4 356 883 .4 548 608 531 694
Retirements ........................... 1750776 645 377 171.3 1 96A 24 448 24331 61941 397 831 35 980 424 127 122 369 246.6 7 449 29 811
Deferred mnt-nac .................. 427 889 a 4 870 4 24 771 13 064 27 260 15236
Aaortitation of defense project ...... 141 460 88 388 60.1 3995 664 6 5121 507 7 161 46.7 24 469 10 000
Zqualltion ............................ A 0 2 A 177 a 58 4 29 285 01 048 d 249 32 39 0 84942 74 868 19364 369 470 d 576 567 d 408 355
All other ............................. 97 08 996 87 737 079 10.6 lf oD 3 M 46 6 1e 56 44 12145 017 15416176 13869125 32160187 29483 408 9.1 5- r 5r 7'ri6 600
aint.enao of eilps................... 132725 267 127664 695 4.0 3 731 237 3752978 21 12133 21 514 771 30 651 100 30292 763 55 503670 55560 512d 7 409613 7765 988
Depreciation ....................... 20 463 985 19 156 630 6.8 536 365 494 083 3446 29 3 257 847 4 083 118 4 038 176 8 065 773 7 790106 1 687.375 1 621 234
Retiraents ...................... .. 6 .8. -0- 13 6 -- a1 625 1988 d 1 I d 2 393 d 8 687
Deferred mintenane and major repairs d 39 3 9 .
Amrtization of defense projects ...... 1 225 200 1 250 96 16 685 16 731 276 915 285 995 158 742 16~ 13 452 342 467 45434 45 44
EXqullvstion ......................... 21 920 213 380 76 126 51 831 a 19669 d 8 903 56 457 42928 31 193 797 131 921
All other ............................. 111208085 107 439 373 3.5 3 178187 3242164 17 323 361 17920933 O 42534 9 46 931 086 47 261 487 5485 400 5976 080
Traffic ................................ 16 320 866 14 547 422 12.2 427 518 403 340 2 435 769 2079 814 2 566 552 2644 978 5 429 839 5 128 13 22 1 094 494 85 014
Tr auporttion-4ail lin ............... 296 685 637 273 651 527 8.4 11 242 727 10478 602 51 008 34< 47 834 06 63 029 687 61 739 607 125 280 754 120052 272 4.4 13 375093 13 148 624
Mioeellaneou operations ................ 10 223 324 9940474 2.8 418 204 470357 148402 1 399 241 1 915 151 1 823 014 3 817 382 3692612 3.4 357288 305 799
general .................................. 22897639 20138 354 13.7 957097 895 939 3 840 452 3371664 4032547 3485 225 8 830096 7752 828 13.9 1740591 1 72845
ally operating expense ............ 585 625 471 543 564 828 7.7 20416674 19873 647 94 854 448 90 411 126 120 337 297 116 22S 638 235 608 413 226 510 411 4. 29 519 414 29 298 020
net rvnue from railway operations ......... 143343488 146770126 2. 7 350058 5 874 532 22142 771 22934 301 19 893979 22 123 519 49386 815 50932 352 d___f 5 645 507 8 177 870
alwaylr tax ernels ........................ 75356 189 72 741 743 2 324 525 2263 789 11718785 10859011 13 555 801 12427 153 27 599111 25 549 953 8. 3 947666 4980321
Py-roll taxes.......................... 29265 713 28 183 155 3.8 1 077 806 1 044 915 4 878 54 4 769 615 5 938 621 5957 655 11 894 967 11 772 185 1.0 1464 840 1 492 609
Federal inCe axes".................... 20205 989 21 600082 6 344 882 368 829 262251 2 110705 3 067016 2491 842 6034 413 4 971 376 21.4 1030458 1 976 680
All other taxes ........................ 25 884 487 22958 506 12 901837 850045 4217 73 3978 691 4550164 3977 656 9 669 731 8 806 392 9.8 1452 368 1 511 032
aollsy operating Incom .............. 67 987 299 74 028 383 8.2 5 025 533 3610743 10423 993 12 075 290 6 338 178 9 696 366 21787704 25382399 1i elA 1697 841 3 197 549
quipat rents-Dr. balce ............... 11574516 11 112 719 4.2 1 107 179 1 072 782 2286 532 2807 548 2050962 1 679 917 5444674 5 560 247 -61a d 1286 675 d 1247 43
Joint facility rent-r. balance ............ 5 308 711 3 456 124 .1. 572 628 560966 424 677 548 536 526 833 630090 1 524 138 1 739 592 L 1W1 b74 1 4
Set railwayoperatii income .......... 53104072 59 459 540 dLd 3 3345726 1976 995 7 712 78 8 8719 206 3 760 383 7 386 359 14 818 892 18 082560 1. 2764 942 4 225 444
Ratio of expenas to revenue percent ) ..... 80.3 78.7 735 77.2 81.1 79.8 85.8 84.0 82.7 81.6 83.9 78.2


Southern Region Southern District Northestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Itemr
1948 1947 Percent 1941 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1946 1947 Percent
increaseT increase
Kils of road operated at clon of moth .... 8 178 38 182 46 162 46 147 45 52 45 588 53 817 53 936 28 003 28 064 127 343 127 588 d 0.2
r.laght .................................. 86922982 680444 211 8.1 (118564709 114 002 378 69 579 957 65 186 521 126 330169 114 457 433 60 694 12 51765 429 256604 248 231409 383 10.9
Passenger ................................ 9845302 10014 448 d 1.7 11580067 11953 146 5 141 06 5 043 706 14 213 15 13968 907 3 463 75 3865 901 22818015 22878514 .3
Nail ..................................... 2233722 1718 464 2732391 2079 510 1814 11 1339380 4 036 931 2864 221 1275391 955544 7 126933 5150 914
Ipres ... ............................... 150 133 2 392 17 4 a_.9 1797026 2643 77 1 227 96 1427311 2816953 2943 410 914 69 1 089 936 4959554 5460657
All other operating ree.nues ............. 4447975 4 112 717 8-2 5445 842 5479095 4 409574 4023 280 5540 653 5430044 2394 71 2373 264 12344 946 1182658
Railwy operating e ous ............ 104955114 98682014 6.4 140120 035 136157904 82 173 14 77020198 152937865 139664015 68 742 677 60050074 303853696 276734287 9.8
Maintenoce of ay and structurs ........ 16 236944 16298 844 *.4 21779279 22168594 14 353 2142 12748401 24 649583 19995 089 9 24396 838621 4824677 41129 70 17.3
Depreciation .......................... 1236894 1 201 925 1785502 1733 619 137958 1345 358 1 980031 1936543 791 68 776 57 48 6 1286 4 08 43 21.3
Rp.tironti ........................... 114506 110510 3.6 121 955 140321 180 795 53 888 1004270 258 590 1962 7020 1 204 69 3828 48 214.8
Def,. d .intmaeoo .................. 113 360 6 34458 d A. 1113 360 d634, I 6 1 951 a2 2A 1 55 4 6 2 7 2 & R
Aortl"ition of defense projects ...... 1 VU 20.9 45 25290 26 26 628 88007 55937 7.
3qualizatirn.............................A.10-1 -1 d 4-Se4764 -- d.11.15d L 21. 45622 11.d 916 7-1A 757 1-21828"07I& 19104 000A 07A.%.2
All other ............................. 15276207 31 0346 1. 2081438 21009 941 3 ~ 6 20589497 17910 7 8 7651 404 440 08426 37 156 73 18.6
Maintenance of e~lpet .............. 18 632079 17 502 8580 26 041 692 25 268846 14497 13 09 897 26 972819 24924705 9 709 53 870 75 51 179 905 46835 337 9.3
Depreciation .......................... 2823 08 2558 669 10.3 4 510783 4 179 903 2438 715 2229 994 4020 310 335411 1428 404 1 301 216 7 887 429 7 186 62 9.8
R.tiresonts ........................... 4096453 3425 a 5 15 ,Ada 2 87 6 347 5a 9... 71 2 l.....A 2 81
Deferred saintensnce and saor repair* .......... 17 d 7A d .21 Q% 1 7 3 0 .. 1
Aortivation of defense projects ...... 193205084 a 5.7 238 27 20524 20992 205 280 66 283470 4329 4 0 533 931 53258 .3
Iqualiation .......................... 77 609 38 806 20 271 406 170 727 -634 d 2 4 d 9 A .A2 1 5 353a97
Smother ............................. 15623329 1477460 1 7 21108729 20750681 11875020 10683539 22961834 21100449 8331 414 764 217 39427 205 9.5



BallOy operetln s enu p.ee............ 8249567 77839841 5.9 111978 981 107137 861 6733321 60079912 121087086 106290269 4961773 43546375 238038077 209916 55 13.4
Iet rureu fru ra ll2 opnetlo io......... 22495 547 20842173 7.9 28 141 054 29020043 14839893 1.6940286 31850779 33373 746 1912494 16 503 69 65 81619 6681773
Railwm ta 4Qsnor........................ 11761 200 10771 159 9.2 15 708 866 15731 480 7 220 529 7 505 390 17 497 529 17900317 7 330 154 6 034 603 32048 212 31 440 310 -47
Per-roll taxes ........................... 4204280 4082783 3.0 5669120 5575392 3507559 3208 153 5701626 5326 885 2492441 2300540 11701626 10835 578 8.0
edel e ............... ...... 3413018 3270067 4.4 4443476 5246747 13317t4 1 219 586 6 343 098 7824727 3 25182 2353746 9728100 163813955 9d
Sther ta .......................... 4143 902 3 418 309 21.2 5 596 270 49%9 341 3579796 3 077651 5 452 805 4748705 1 585 885 1396 417 10618 486 9 222 77 .
Railay operati ng lno. .............. 10734347 10071 014 6.6 12432188 13268563 7619364 9434896 14353250 15473429 11794 793 10469 096 33767407 35 377 421d 4.6L
quipant rent--Dr. balaoe ................ 13531 361 1303 210 3.7 64686 55 367 949 017 713 165 2 509282 2462348 2606 857 232159 6 06156 5497 105 10.3
olint facilty rent-Dr. bee .......... 275 922 304 257 d 9.3 495 496 524 205 178 264 185 091 579 883 480 002 530 93 527234 1289077 1192327 8.1
met rAlway operating inoov .......... 9107064 8463547 7.6 11872006 12688 991 6492085 8536 640 11264085 12531079 8657006 7620270 26413174 28 687 98 9 .2
Ratio of expenses to revenue (peronit) ..... 78.6 78.9 79.9 78.7 81.9 78.0 79.2 76.1 72.2 72.5 78.3 75.9


* lmde MKisouri an Arknmaeas. Not in operation.
D/ D**s t inlude Boston &nd4 Alb the revewsm e l *xne of which are included with Now Tork Central
retus in Orsat ltaes Regon.


i Include. igo..o tax and urtax.
d ecreore, deficit, or other reverser ite.









Pae 2


Statement No. M-100


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSORT ECONOMICS AND STATISICS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 127 monthly reports of revenues nd expenses representing 131 Cla I steam rilway *

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL 1948 AND 1947

United States New England Region n/ Great makes Region Cntral Eaten Region Eastern District Poahontas Region
Item
Percent
194P 1947 percent 194 1947 1949 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 increoae 1948 1947
Miles of road operated at close of Iwnth*.... 22721. 227 546 5 0.1 6 551 6 556 a 8T 8 13 290 a2 885 23 906 53 699 53 732 0.1 7980 7 -4"
een................ 446976792 22712291 99 57 9.007699 1 68 867 48 $397001592 360068363 (4598953375 (424229322 6935852936 (853165165 9.7 153297 75 154804067
S............................... 296049 295046 31 .6 24341448 22983783 50764325 48 226365 7553163 74 424 469 150637412 145634617 3.4 7 543 284 8 085019
a ............................... 60228 28 45762 040 31.6 2 243 220 1615967 8 962430 7 528 165 10 229 508 8 184 548 21435 158 17 328 680 23.7 1 924 548 1461101
es .............................* 4091554 40 530020 1. 1 517283 1 543315 5 681412 5746 567 5 615 588 5 231996 12 814 283 12521 878 2.3 884467 857 519
other operatireene............. 127 239 38 122 391 438 4.Q 6087237 5 632 700 23 155130 22252 687 26 994593 26 366080 56 216 960 54251 47 3.6 4 682 658 4631 560
Rally operating revenues............ 2 972 21049 2 730 856100 8.8113 147 157 100643245 485544889 443822147 578 264703 538 436 415 1 176 956749 1 082 901 807 8.7 168 33270 169 839266
Manae o and structures ........ 409 07585 360 863515 13.4 18351 912 15404346 5 346424 52857265 69 846641 60283 359 147 544 977 128 544 970 14.8 24 601450 21 896.755
Deprciatio..........................41 216 30 40 507 89 1.7 1 953 685 1 918 926 6 486 589 6 445 867 9 065 883 8 968 477 17 506 157 17 33 270 1-0 2 195493 2 129 901
Retiremanto ....................... 316 61 1706 804 94.3 8841 143 860 18 438 139 355 617 350 188 091 764629 41 306 62.2 79 523 99 522
Dfereftmeinten ace..................* A4 1405594 d 5273 d 276 d 60619 d 127070 d 6589 124 -
ADsrtiron of ifenseaprojects...... 842 521 4Oi 811 110.2 1- 6649 OE 554 s 47 203 33 002 43.0 98700 50563
qluisation .......................... .. 9 775 501 13 362 21 26.8 755485 643 244 2 971 264 3746 960 1 459796 3 143 597 5 186 545 7 533 801 1.2 189 461 1 240 100
Al other ...........................* 355 471 14 306 291 384 15 633 901 12 698 316 49 738 757 42523 657 58 733 67 48 081 464 124 106 5 103 303 47 20.1 22 038 273 18 376 569
1ainteaetr ..........of ............... 550 709 36 499 776 58C 10. 16 590407 15486365 93 081225 85 436 034 124 249714 114 819260 233 921 346 215741 659 8.4 34367213 31419 370
Dtelntetion .....i ..................... 80 319 781 75874895 5.9 2113878 1984 473 13505191 13002834 15 894 118 15718385 31513187 30705692 2.6 6693753 6467737
Retirements ..............*.............. 2 76 9 97 651 5 29595 6 88 74 d 6 175 d 463 d 36 42 a 14 337 1 57 101 d 28.661
Deferred maintenance and sajor repairs d 1 626 391 V30- ad 2 839 39
Defertliaon o de aene maJor repairs ......1 l 5 010 508 66738 66913 1106410 1 165 188 635 015 643 497 1 808 163 1875 598 d 3.6 181478 182973
Amtitlon of d... t......... 1718 00 1 573888 322209 220828 2827Q 19339 350479 240167 4 870103 1032840
qulleatihon .......................... 465 790 89 418 736 09 11.2 14 410 441 13 454 97 78 177010 71056 058 107 698 46 98446 341 200285 937 182 937 378 9.5 26 678 98 23764481
South ............................. 63 228 83 56 338 26 12.2 1 643 688 1 605 965 9 371209 8 327 48 10 041 094 9 591024 21 055 991 19 524 470 7.8 4 388 018 3 135 632
Traiteo ..............l.................. 1 250 546 14 1105 003028 13.2 49 542 907 42925 181 219120395 193 931721 268 319794 248 642275 536 983 096 485499177 10.6 62 967 079 55 391990
Trn portatloPaal i ................ 43 25341 40889 790 58 1 892058 1 98062 6 489700 5664 748 7 970724 7481 704 16 352482 15 129514 8.1 1433 451 1 175 175
Mio8l9.ieou opera.ton .............. 89 78240 78 845 199 13.9 3869909 3 534725 14 941 541 13 252 087 15 523 160 13659 198 34 334610 30446 010 12.8 6 547 496 5080581

ilay operating expenses ............2 406 596 016 2 141716 374 12.4 91890881 80939644 402350494 359469336 495 951127 454476820 990192502 894 885 800 10.7 134 304707 118 099 503
et revenue fromrailaoperations.........565 61448 589 139 726 4 21256276 19703601 83194395 84352811 82313576 83959595 186 764 247 188 016 0071d .7 34 028 002 51739763
3Bt r.T..Y tax riorNtlo............ 12 579 37 299 746 728 -- 9 608 454 9 036 690 46673400 43 058459 54 658676 49 531 717 110940 530 101626 866 9.2 21584220 27518734
ailra tl enal ........................ 121 139 79 112 194 196 8.0 4 617 801 4 309918 20 719 688 19 061 167 25 092475 23 696 472 50429 964 47067557 7.1 6 611 321 5 929 172
Pa-roll taens ..................... 91 543 591 96 597 435 5.2 1 352 124 1 331 501 10733 013 8 203 288 11 313 332 9 921 251 23 398 469 19 456 Q40 20.3 8 980 877 15772 199
lleers inoe taxes ...................... 9989598 90955 097 3638529 3395271 15 220699 15794 004 18 252869 15 913994 37 112097 35 103269 5.7 5 992 02 5 817 363
All other taxes ................. **.*,.,.
Railway operating incom .............. 253035 103 289 592998 12.6 11647822 10666911 36 520995 41 294 352 27 654 900 34 427 878 75 823717 86 389 141d 1. 12443782 24 221 029
qiyentrent-r.b e.......43 600844 39729415 9.7 5591650 4234 507 11 541107 10649932 4 654958 5454981 21787715 20339220 7.11d 7 355605 6 172 494
Joint fclty rent-. belnce ............ 13 68360 13 960 1081 2 2207236 2282656 1 973 594 1909 815 2 263 634 2624939 6 444464 6 817 410d -55 97-T ye uOT
Net railway operating inome .......... 195750651 235 703 475 -1 35848956 4149948 23 006294 28 734 605 20736 308 26 347958 47 591 538 59232511 19.7 18871298 29439 417
atio of expenses to revenues (percent) ..... 81.0 78.4 81.2 80.4 82.9 81.0 85.8 84.4 84.1 82.6 79.8 69.5


Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1948 1947 Percent 1948 197 197 19 1947 194 1947 194197 Percent
Increase 1947 1948 1947 1948 197 increase
Miles of rad operated at close of onth#.... 38178 38 262a .46 158 46 227 45523 45588 53822 53936 28014 28063 127359 127587 a 0.2
Rieght $3.60256229 $326703997 10.3 $513 533981 $481 508 064 257 870604 236 865 834 $505 276 080 $454 439 089234 443 190 201 148 139 $997589874 (892453062 11.8
eh ................................. 43 873 545 45 771 243 4 1 51416829 53856262 20846006 20303916 58886307 58816007 15 063 940 16 435 509 94796253 95 555 432 6 .8
Mal...r .............................. 931 238 6700223 10855786 8 161 324 7 117404 5 139916 15 741115 11400258 5078 820 3731 862 27 937339 20272036 3 757
RZpre ................................ 6 986 825 7438 5635 6 1 7 871 292 8 296082 5 131718 5207962 10 960388 10227229 4 137864 4 276869 20229970 19712060 2.6
AIo ether operating reventus.......... 17 493 957 16 879779 3 22 176 615 21511 339 15268903 14290512 23448836 22867771 10128069 9 470 349 48 845808 46 628632 4.8
ailmay opting revenues ............ 437 521 794 403 493 805 84 605854503 573333071 306234635 281808140 614312726 557750 354 268 851883 235 062728 1 189 399 244 1 074621222 10.7
Mainelse a n struturs 64 615 643 61 644 620 4.8 89 217 093 83 541 375 51 135267 44 682 040 84 983 949 71 438 833 36 194 565 32656 297 172 313 781 148 777 170 15.8
Deecation ..................... 4 945 607 4 807 180 2.9 7 141 100 6 937 081 5510 738 5 597 524 7 897 996 7 733 691 3 160 315 3 106 325 16 569049 16 237 540 2.0
Ratirseent o........................ 277409 201794 37.5 356 932 301416 575681 262313 1471754 458209 147614 213560 2195049 934 08 135.0
Detirred" ints ..... .................. 612 457 a 110 959 L 612 457 d 10 925 1 365d 319 590 m 21 1 d 604 4a1 d 749 070 A RRA n 1 & 9
Aeferredaintce ........ 2 61 919 17.6 1 546 1 2 482 4 U 79 9 507 932 166 994 11 066 10 594 623 77 255 327 144.3
Z lrniation ...... ... ................ 1 923 29 1 349 277 42.5 2 112 756 2 589 377 1 879 581 2295 341 A 02 .0 133 738 799 317 809 962 2476 202 3 239041
Al other ............................ 58 008 943 55 35 402 4.8 80 047 216 73 711971 43 064 852 36 968 713 75 572 177 63 042 337 32680734 29 264 926 151 317 763 129 27597617-
Malat oheof eq..lt..................... 76235671 70422030 8.3 110602884 101 841400 597561 51490 434 108 136145 96 459 585 38973375 34243502 206 18 137 182193521 13.2
Depeciation ......................... 11 178 285 10064 988 11.1 17 872 038 16 532 725 9 596 147 840 043 15 731 038 14 677 443 5 607 371 5 118 992 30 934 556 28 636 478 8.0
etireents5 ...................04... a 37 541 67 4316d 3 1 647 aJ 234 111 A g l519 d 2 33 i-A-I- 1 f l7 A1 aO
Deferred maintenance and major repair. 3 9d4 2 45 .. f
Aerrtaton of defense projectsor. 7751 164 100 956642 9q071 49439 1166192 113945 1 32 177357 218301 2135 837 1
mrt.ation of deens poJects ...... 355626 180 800 9 1 225729 1 213 640 -634 26 356 a 1d 919 115438 133 366 141 79 120 081 1.1
Iqulisation .......................... 64 323 673 59 665 520 7.8 91002 653 83 430 001 48 749 896 42 143 931 92 526 185 80 955 338 33 226 223 29269 450 174 502 304 152 368 719 14.5
All other ............................ 9 844 315 8 888 812 10.7 14 232 33 12 024 444 6 763 354 6 177 140 14 645 264 12733 611 6 531 896 5 878 597 27 940 514 24 789 348 12.7
Tratfio .............................. 170 253 551 154 042 380 10.5 233 220630 209 434 370 137 312 10 117 663 633 236 295 121 204 909 664 106 735 187 87496184 480 342 41 410 069 481 17.1
TrManportation-Rail li. ................ 5 76210a 5407754 6.6 7 19 553 6582929 3816958 3380860 13 514453 13064747 2 373 969 2731740 19705380 19177347 2.8
oisdel e.e ope.rati. s ................. 12 979 605 11 997 665 8.2 19 527 101 17078 246 10502 711 8 971754 16 984 918 14 970 183 8 433 063 7 379 006 35 920 692 31 320943 14.7
S opti ............ 339 690 887 312 403 261 8.7 473 995594 430502 764 268 606 015 232 365 861 474 559 85 413 576 623199 242 055 170 385 326 942 407 920 816 327 810 15.4
ailway speratng eapenees ............
t re fe r y tion... 97 830907 91090544 7.4 131858909 142830307 37 28620 49 442 27 139752876 144173731 69609828 64677402 246991324 258293 412 d 4.4
e1t re en fon rilar operation. ......... 49 149 732 45 105797 9.0 70733 952 72624531 27 935 151 27764704 75 392 812 73276 413 27576932 24454214 130 904 895 125 495 331 43
Rilway taz com .ls........................ 17201441 16299950 5.5 23 812 762 22229122 13777009 12479543 23 128088 21 341729 9991976 9076245 46 897 073 42897517 9.3
Py-roll teaes ............................ 16 617499 15 266 416 8*9 25 598 376 31038 615 679248 3 557 668 30 534 770 33 060 561 11 332 728 9 484 551 42 546 746 46 102 780 ..7
Aderl inoo m tam e ..................... .15 330792 13 539 431 132 21 322 814 19 356 794 13 478 894 11727 493 21 729 954 18 874 123 6 252 228 5 893 418 41461 076 36 495 034 1
All otherazes t ..e........ *..............
Raileroperating inco ............. 48681 175 45 984747 5.9 61 124 957 7 205 776 9 693469 21 677 575 64 360064 70897 318 42032896 40223188 116 086 429 132 798 081 1L.26
quntn-. .. 4538851 5 007050 9.4 2 816 754 a 1444 6200673 3061023 8 694066 9223726 9735144 8270890 24629883 20555639 19-8
prnt flirent- r. balance ...........b.c 1 142467 1261 112 4~ 2UTU17 56 2 215 218 836 592 795 819 216 779 2102 835 2 115217 2 028826 5 168 588 4 927 480 4.9
let railway operatig incom .......... 42 999857 39716 585 8.3 61 871 155 69 156 002 2 656 204 17 820733 53 449 219 59570757 3018 535 29 923478 86 287 958 107 314 96 d ...6
Ratio of reoenses to revenues percent ) ..... 77.6 77*4 78.2 75-1 8 .7 82.5 773 74.2 74.1 '2.5 79.2 76.0


* Ecludes Misouri and Arkanosu. Rot in operation.
# Represents an garage of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
aD/oee not tolut Boston and Aba th r nun d b th r nu nd expenees of which are included with New York Central
returns in Oreat Lake Region.


SIncludes income tax and surtax.
4 Doorease, deficit, or other reverse item.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1948--0-750172







Subject to rcmim


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08730 4720 IUlllll IlIIIl
3 1262 08730 4720


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
URmmAU OQ.TAMM 'OTCONca SD AM rAImlnc


Statmet No M-100
MAY 1948


UNIV. OF FL LII.
UOC UM DEPODET

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U.S. DEPOITOfY


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from127 monthly rpodrt ofnam d m epmos mrespntni 131Clame I tam mnilways *
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF li 194 AND 19147

United States New England Reion a/ Great 1ke Region Central Etern Region Eastem Distriot Pocahontas Region
Item
1941 1947 Proent 1944 1947 19Ig4 1947 1981 1947 1948 1947 Percent 1948 1947
IncreaseIi increase
Miles of roa operated at loe of month .... 227 207 227 459 0 653 636 5366 23 283 e3 288 23 883 23 908 53 697 53 732 7 984 7 965
Revenues1
lrlt .................................. 666984176 1591923438 12.7 $19 616 526 16 348 911 107 856 7 9 955334 128 $137 371 057 L18 444 523 0264 844 312 (230 147 562 15.1 $51 354 166 44 956 865
paaeger ............................... 71786399 77350428 7.2 5888609 6185679 122199 5 1 333 233 18532182 18882893 36640706 38400805 d 4.6 1722301 2007 219
I4il ..................................... 15936809 12 008 646 3 619625 413 872 247 616 1982919 2792789 2353964 5 660070 4750755 556854 364 534
Ir ........................... ....... 7 543110 10378 732 a 342269 393118 1332 543 1 579 875 1 145 318 1 14 665 2820150 3287 658 173 757 202 962
Al other opamting rev.ns ............. 34152 317 33726 504 1476818 15537 115 6 410 221 6182216 7733156 7735134 15620195 15454 46 5 1677507 1801091
Rloway operatif revoe.. ............ 796402811 725387 748 9.8 27943847 24878 695 130067084 118431371 167574502 148731179 325585433 292041245 11.5 55 484 585 49332671
Mnteomm of r aS a streures ....... 113 424595 102623 946 10.5 4379 550 4163 289 17 304 312 14958 344 20256114 17 416 488 41939976 3653812.1 14.8 6576909 5718 538
Deprolatio ......................... 10382881 10120713 2.6 493602 479 544 1621 50 1612929 2295199 2231458 4 410331 4323931 2.0 577491 527 428
aetiremnts ........................... 725 541 956 740 a 24.2 5446 41539 5478 64 992 76768 72141 136 932 178 672 d2.4 28 308 9 821
Deferred smitance .................. ~ 929 d 35 8.8 7 3 0 5.' 0. 267 a 291 d 2 -- .-
Amrtleation of defense projects ...... 13514 11 16.3 a 7 307 3--- 0 15- 124" 220.8 28 813 0 998
...o ..... .................... .09 0j? d 6& 158 6d 3 42 382758 dd 12 64 0 527 21 d 1. 2.IL d
95 ot3Ye4 2.......................... 83337 4 11.3 4 1 44 24964 14284 118 84548 2 0 815701020 937 34010 3 10 15.8 00 27 146
Maltenaeil otf heqUen. t ............... 140041 069 130522 015 7.3 3 954909 3 818 24 0420 9 21662 076 32815360 30871 923 60 812 348 56 35240 7.9 9156705 8207 59
iae fequipment240429 216276 32813098207593
DeroOcatio.. .......................... 20707433 19316 462 7.2 541 781 495 870 34610 1 3 241 236 4 248459 4075 553 8 251 311 7 812 659 5.6 1736 293 1627 052
Retirement ........................... 16 946 a 2 641 d 6 d 7946 Ld.. .. 50 i 8 d674 d 6 11 007 d 7 4 rS 1 359
Deferred maintenance andmajor repair. K5'TVT3R -- -
Amrti ati or d efens project ...... 547 a 1.2 16684 16 770 2769 !7 284 707 158 745 158 400 452 386 459 877 45 43 45 453
ZqualSati. ....................... 31 421 a 78 005 67862 a 177 956 491 d 1 O R 67 351 a 193 004 404028 123 287
Al other .............................. 118215163 1T71TT 7 6.8 3 396444 3305763 202424;*1 U 28 41114 26 656 079 52049979 4 TT3 T77 7.8 6971022 6413160
Tnafle .................................. 16 028950 14535 425 10.3 402 801 421381 2366 3 2 2 17 874 2791985 2426 010 5 561 108 4985 265 11.6 1017 841 983 986
Tramportatioa-4el line ................ 314744 703 279933 109 12.4 10986233 10307 375 53 556 6 6 48 368 527 70013 433 63 331727 134556522 122007 629 10.3 17099486 15141167
Nitelalumou operation ............... 9988018 10090412 a 1.0 436 122 446 542 1599 110 1509 386 1955673 1922090 3990915 5 87801 2.9 360183 319348
General .................................. 22003929 19912939 T- 880 536 926 438 3735646 3379 322 3897518 3383545 8513740 7689305 10.7 1555406 1257 837
ailway opeati expues ............ 616 231264 557 617 846 10.5 21040151 20083428 102604 315 92015 529 131730083 119351783 255374609 231450740 10.3 35766530 31628469
lt vem f railwayeration ......... 180 171 547 167 769 902 7.4 6903696 4795267 27 462 7 9 26415842 3e 844 419 29379 396 70210 824 60590 505 15.9 19718055 17704202
Railway teaxs eerals............. ..... 75966674 76 893 850 a 1.2 629121 1959730 12305793 11234639 17270233 13735292 32205057 26 929 661 19.6 9622648 8517477
ll t ......................... 21712154 28835 578 iTV7 1 184614 1051 995 4430210 4 881957 6 337924 6 114 339 11952 748 12048 291 a .8 1685498 1560921
Ferl ooM ta .................... 28136689 24862 690 T 5166660 67992 3565280 23356830 6259050 3568753 10340990 5993575 -7. 6400371 5585549
All other taxes .......................1 26 117 831 23195 582 12.6 927 847 839 743 4310 213 3995 852 4 673259 4052 200 9 911 319 8887795 11.5 1536 779 1 371 007
Railwy operating income .............. 104 204 873 90876 052 14.7 4274575 2835 537 15157006 15 181 203 18 574 186 15644 104 38005 767 33660844 12.9 10095407 9186 725
quip~, rete-Dr. balance ................ 10668306 10558421 1.0 801 566 859 402 2285 3i1 2590 578 1405018 1476529 4 491 975 4926 909 d 8.8 di541136
Joitt fclity rent-D bla nce ............. 3 58 501 3499 132 6 4.0 613 199 582 528 419 008 462 581 651 500 611 377 1683 707 1656 486 n i0
Set rati a operating lo I ........... 90 178 066 76818 499 17.4 2 859 810 1393607 12452 607 12 127 644 16 517668 13556 198 31 830085 27077 449 17.6 11408752 10053405
Ratlo oft aens to renoes percent ) ..... 77.4 6.9 75.3 80.7 78.9 77.7 78.6 8 02 78.4 79.3 64.5 64.1

Southern Region Southern District Northwetern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1948 1947 Percent 1948 1947 1944 1947 1948 1947 194l 1947 19 4 1947 Percent
increase increase
iles of roe operated at cloud of math.... 388 180 38182 46164 46147 45'526 45586 53817 53931 28003 28063 127346 127 580 0.2
Reeaness
Fr.lat .................................. $95 381 744 84 224793 13.2 $146 735 910 $129 181 658 $66 022771 $66 869 837 $129 636526 0113849409 $59 744657 151 874 972 $255403954 0232594 218 9.8
paasger ................................ 9059 131 9 236 458 10781 432 11 245 677 5624928 5958510 14 852294 17 41713 3887039 4 205723 24 364 261 27705946 612.1
MIt ..................................... 2406 647 1750079 2963501 2 114 613 1906 832 1390090 4070623 2775 993 1 335783 977195 7 313 238 5143278 "-T~
Ixpress .................................. 1187340 1911 789 37 1 361097 2 114 751 878945 1264 013 1 780264 2785 929 708654 926 381 3361 863 4976 323 d32 4
All oth operatlg reus ............... 3880681 3883256 .l 1 5558188 5684347 4978285 4585829 5444535 5600732 2551 114 2401131 12973934 12587692
Iailway perating rmevemos ............ 111915543 101006 375 10.8 167400128 150339046 79405761 80068 279 155784242 142553776 68227247 60385402 303417250 283007457 7.2
MIatiemse ofmy aan tructore ........00 445700 16 340682 .6 23022609 22 959 220 15 305738 14 280116 23724 676 21 001 703 9431596 8744786 48 462010 44026 605 10.1
Deprecation .......................... 1237877 1 198 597 3.3 1815 368 1726 025 138 621 1352928 1983 168 1939376 793 393 778 453 4157182 4070757 2.1
etiremte .......................... 52 544 313 136 dLa3 74 852 322 957 17 942 79 397 248495 359 097 94320 16 617 513 757 455 111 12.9
Deftrr et ml nta ................. a 7584 82 884 S 17829 4 00 741 527 in S 161927 316798 297
Amrtisation of defense project ...... 593 7= 5 19.2 4u S 45 I 42 20 0 42643 4342 766 eu 72778 64995 12.0
aqultatiau .....................4...... 48304 d 237 393 0 5d 75208Igdd 2 285 1 5IS d16992 07 12112 130748 d 91695
Another ..............................15164264 1UT820 .6 1.3404- 5-31487~1 9 Hl404 1 93 1 56 21569119 18726920 8901051 7987895 45341274 40650571 115;
Mai&teIace o equipment ................. 18863559 18162879 3.9 28020 64 26370472 14035'782 13008298 27400241 25628247 9772434 9162596 51208457 47799 141 7.1
Deprcitin ......................... 2822097 2612298 8.0 4558390 4239350 2 409 244 2241 466 4044439 3710243 1444049 1312744 7897732 7 264453 8.7
etireme ..........................;1-. a 02 d8- -I&0.7 11 1257 1A6400 160R 116778 8 813 9 1071 a 1457 2 9 7 d -05
Deferred efer toedem ed anjor re04eir i42iT 2 157 -
Amortzatio of po defeeoject ...... 192733 20494 3169 4947 2097 86201464 203204 452727.
rquieetin .......................... 33148 21487 437176 144774 6726 8 d Z.8d 983 d-292377d 17' 0 7.3d29775
All other ............................ 15970025 15738 507 1.5 22 941 047 22151667 11445587 10600168 23 290 481 217267-254006 7504 4;L37 4r4 7
reafio ................................. 2394092 21 a64151 10.6 3411933 3148 137 1740705 1575096 3648565 3341799 1666639 1485128 7055909 6402023 10"2
Trnprtation-al i................. 43 856 677 805886 1 956 163 53 200 07 3 024119 29586 447 59 726 123 52786 134 26 481 776 22352872 119 232 018 104 725 453 1
isoelleon operations .................. 92 097 1 185 129 A 1282280 1 504 477 853 762 839 695 3289614 3 211 852 571 447 656370 4 714 823 4707 917 .1
General ..................................: 3 226 582 3080659 4 4 781 988 4 338496 2566 691 2304 805 4 097775 3713 854 2043 735 1866 479 8708 201 7 885 13 10.4
Rilway operating uupenees ........... 85708707 78992360 8.5 121475237 110620829 67 526;.97 61594457 121886994 109683 589 49967627 44 268231 239 381 418 215546 277 11.1
et even ro railway operation ......... 26206836 22014 015 19.0 45924891 39718 217 11 878964 18473822 33897248 32870187 18259 620 16 117171 64035832 67461180 6 5.1
Railra tx soora ........................ 1 274523 11025 859 11.3 21 897171 19543336 a d 640 7676841 16012036 16778 871 7 215 050 5965141 21864446 30420853
Proll ta..a... 8 784451 4 135 554 AP~I7 4469949 696 475 142 241 2 766901 5533516 2494906 2315055 5289457 11090812
reoal tgee, tae b ....56......... 5626 302 3472 625 62 0 12026 673 9058174 .51 0R 145761 7727655 6467058 3136 270 198122 5769026 9810 941
Al other tas ........................ 3863 770 3417 680 131 5400549 4788 687 3704 609 388839 5 517480 4778297 1583 874 1 451 964 10805 963 9 519 100 13
Railwy opting income .............. 13 932 313 1098P 156 86.8 24 027720 20174881 13 241604 10796 981 17 885212 16 091 316 11044 570 10 152 030 42171 386 37040 327 13.9
Xnoipnt ont--.B blob................ 670563 864755 2 a d 870573 d 21871 3 95_123 728306 3503119 2957936 8591668 8157983 7046904 5844 225 20.6
ruiont l t--r. la c0.... ........ 77801 2904450 505556 173 119 228 598 540374 576 192 455 709 536623 1169202 1341413 d12.8

et ralay operating icom .......... 12 983949 9832956 3820 24 39 701 19886 361 12116&362 9840077 13 841719 12 57 188 7997199 7457 424 33955280 29854689 13.7
Ratio of epenses to revenues percent ) ..... 76 6 782 72.6 76 8 0 76.9 78.2 76.9 73.2 73.3 78.9 76.2


* ballue Missouri and Arkhme. lot a operation.
*/ Doe not include sBoton ean&Allby, the wmvemn a
return in Oreat Uake Rclm.


SIncluee ncdome to and surtez.
Door*e", diocit, or other revere iten


n:d ev -em of whioh are inoluAed with In Tork Central







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
URmAU o PI1MAIOR I0OMN0Ia AND ITATnWC


Statement No. M-10


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 monthly eMports O medvnues nd p npnaiting 131Chm I tem nraihways *
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH AY 1948 and 1947

United States New Enland Reion / Great lakes Rego Ceal Eaern Rgioa astern Di riot Poshat BRgion
Item
___1946 1947 o Pe 1948 1947 19148 197 191 1947 1911 1947 P eon 194 17
increasei ncrese1 19147
Miles of ro operated at close of math... 227223 227529 a 0.1 6531 6536 23383 8T889 2884 2906 3698 53731 a 0.1 7981 7965
reih .................................. 113 960 96768 819 049730 105 98 574 495 $85 216 391 $504 856 321 455 488 491 $5978644358 548 673 846 1 200 697 848 1 083 312 738 10.8 204 651 91 9 $199 760932
Paser ................................ 368 636892 372396739 4 10 3023005 29169462 62984340 61558598 94063820 93307 362 187 276117 184033 42 1.8 92655 85 1009223
aul .....................................7* 76165092 57770686 3L 2862845 2089839 11810086 9511084 130288 97 10538 12 27095 8 2079435 22.7 248140 188563
opres .................................. 48458655 50908753 d 4.8 1859552 1936433 7013975 7386442 6760906 6546663 15634433 15809537 1 0583 4 1060481
Alotheroperatiagl eems ..............161391701 156117940 "T 7564055 7169815 29545551 2843490 34787 750 341018 1 71837156 69705930 3 636016 6432651
Balloy operating reawu .. ........... 3768613307 3456243848 9.0 1410910041285521940 615611973 5622335518 745839 80 687167594 1502542182 1374943052 9.3 823817294 819171937
aenai of wy sadstruotures ........ 522 500446 463 487462 12.7 22731462 19 567635 76 60736 67815609 90102755 77699847 189484953 165083091 14.8 31178355 87615293
Deprciation........................... 51 599178 50628606 1.9 2447287 2398470 8108109 8058796 11361083 11199936 1 916479 21657380 1.2 277 984 2657 39
aetlre.tmt ..................... ..... 4042151 2663 543 51.8 14287 185399 193156 204347 694118 860831 901561 649477 38.7 101831 109443
Defrredmaint ne .................. a 1939382 a 1744 48o 691L1--3 a 18 gd 427.70147 SAWi 1s -m f.d 10
Amortiatlion of defense projects ...... I'a 04 .17 113 89.1 -2447 3 7 37 36 4 0 6 331 37 77 6 171 81 61
lit .......................... 6 165998 9737061 36.7 418643 860486 1 88 6949 2 746414 888 356 70 784 3187948 577684 4 75 405
ll other ............................ 461 65466 401 685619 19851245 1673880 66443 616 56807775 77187956 6378483 148 634828817 13 313538 9 op. 8404155
alntenmaseof eatuit ................. 690750436 630298 95 9.6 20545316 19304768 117123304 107098110 157065074 145691183 294733694 272094061 8.3 43 523 91 396826963
Dnepr ation .......................... 101 027215 95 191414 6.1 2655659 2480343 16 96682 16244070 20142578 19793599 39764499 38518352 3. 430046 8094789
Retirement ........................... d 4 4 650 35807 d 182 L d.8 642054d 3 0 99 57 17 d 30030
Deferred emnaintenaneo and nmJor roepa r L.O35.d
Artliost a.dene projectss 68520 1.8 83482 83683 1383567 1 449 7937860 U Q2260 549 d 4267914 28452
qaltio ....... 049423 1495883 77D 390051 42 27 779 4291 417830 47163 1 874131 1156 187
Al other ...... ,.................... 584 006 056 529 449 832 10. 17806 885 16740742 98419431 89 378 093 136 109599 125 102 420 252335 915 231 221 55 9.1 33 65000 30177641
Trff ....... .. 79 257788 70873686 11.8 2046489 2037346 11737531 10465355 12833 079 12017034 26617099 24509735 &a6 5405859 4119618
TrasoertiM l li ..........:. 1565 290845 1384936 136 13.0 60529140 5332 556 27 677851 242300248 338 333 27 311 974001 671 539 618 607506805 105 80066565 70533157
MieSllnaso" option ................. 53241434 50980202 4.4 2328180 2489604 8088880 7174134 9926398 9403794 20343398 19007532 7.0 1793634 1494583
osasl .................................. 111 786329 98 758 138 13.2 4750445 4461163 18677227 16631409 19420677 17048743 42 848349 38 135 3 1.4 8 10902 6 338 418
Bailey operattingspenase ... ......... 3 022 827 278 2 699334 219 12.0 112 931 032101 023 072 504954869 451 484865 627 681210 573 828 602 1245567111 1 126 3365339 10.6170 071 237 149727972
et rean fro~ rtlo operations ......... 745786029 756909629 d 1.5 28159972 84498868 110657104 110768653 118157995 113338998 256975071 248 606 513 3.4 53746057 69443965
Railuy tax enals ...................... 388546053 376640579 --r2 12237575 10996420 58979103 54293098 71928909 63 67010 143145587 12855652 11.3 31206868 36036811
p-rola tae ....................... 142 851 955 141029 776 1.3 5802415 5361913 25 149 898 3 943124 31430399 29810811 62382712 59115 848 5.5 8296 819 7490093
l moou to .................... 119 680280 121460123 1.5 1 868784 1399 493 14 298 93 10560118 17 5723 82 13490003 33739459 85449614 35.6 15381 48 81 57748
U other tam .......................... 126 013 818 114 150 680 -C 4 566376 4 235 014 19 530 912 19 789 856 22926 188 19 966 196 47 03 416 43 991066 6.9 7 28801 7 188 370
Bllaio operating ncoe .............. 357239976 380269050 a 6.1 15922397 13502448 51678001 56475555 46 229086 50071982 113889484 120049985 a d. 228539189 33407754
Smqlpmet rts-r. balse .............. 54 269 149 50287836 7.9 6393216 5093709 13826498 13240910 6059975 6931510 26 79 689 a 36619 4.0 d88967 47249962
Joint tflity rt-r. tao ............ 17042107 17459238 4 2.4 2820435 2865184 2392602 2372396 2915132 32336314 128 169 8473894 d 4.1 15
eNt railiyper"ating toae .......... 285928720 312521976 4 8.5 6708746 5543555 35458901 40862849 37 53979 39 904158 79421626 86309962 4 0 30280050 39492822
Ratio of openses to rvnues percent ) ..... 80.2 78.1 80.0 80.5 82.0 80.3 84.8 8.5 82.9 81.9 76.0 68.3

Southern Region Southern Distrit Northwestern Region Central W tern Regon Southwetern Region Western District
Item
19i8 1947 Peren 1948 1947 198 19 194 1947 1948 1947 19 I4 1947 Percnt
nercent increase
Kilos of rad operated at lo seof anu .... 38180 38246 L Jl 46161 46211 45532 45588 53821 5936 28011 8806 127364 127587 4 0.2
ERevenes 1 011 252e93881
rt ................................ 455 617973 *410 928 790 10.9 660269 891 60 689 72 3 89 37 73 671 63491606 568 288 498 294 187 84 53 0111 252 993 8 125 047 0 4
sesr ................................ 52938676 55007 701 62198261 6509993 6470 934 668 486 73738601 76357780 1895097 28064123a 119160514 123261378 3
Mal................................... 11 337885 8450302 13 819287 10275 937 90242 6530006 19 811738 1417651 6414 60 4709057 35250 57 25415314
orwess ......... ...................... 8 174165 9 350352 1 9232 389 10410 833 6004663 6471975 12740652 13 013158 4 846 51 5 203 25 23591833 284688 383 443
Allotheroprti revenue e.........;.... 21374 63 80 l6035 27734803 2719568 20247188 18876341 288 93371 88468503 1 679183 11871480 6181974 592 16 324
aillsayopeastiangrems ............ 549437337 504500180 8.9 773254631 723672117 385640396 361876419 770096968 700304130 337 079 13: 295448130 1492816494 1357628679 10.0
inten e of my and streur.es..... 81061343 77985303 3.9 112239702 105600596 66441005 58962156 108708685 92440 36 45626161 41401083 220775791 192803775 145
D tpreation .......................... 6183484 6005778 3.0 8956468 8663107 6 891 35 6750452 9881164 9673067 395370E 3884778 20726 31 20308297 21
etireents .......................... 39953 514930 L9 431784 624373 746623 341710 1720249 817306 241934 830177 2708806 1389193 95.0
Defer"1e intnnce .................... L8834 1 11 1513- d L .399612 d 43998 d 1520 739959 1097 14 4
Amortloation of defense preeot1 ......,18.0 918954 159074 755575 9 8 169 320 117.5
SlMai atia ......................... 1 971599 1 111 884 77.3 1 809 331 1 837 289 739931 1 267 373 d 14 704 1253633 57449 931082 1 168 719 2 322088
l thr ..................... 717307 70403979 3.9 101511506 94445534 57 937 85 50 904 469 81769 57 41 58178 37 252 81 196660 37 169 98 547
ltntenoe. o.f .o.................. 95099230 88584909 7.4 138623148 188211872 73111399 64498732 135536386 122087838 48745804 43406098 257393594 22992662 11.9
sreiratioa ......................... 14 000382 12677885 10.4 22430428 20772074 12005391 11081509 19775477 18387743 705142 6431736 38832288 335900988 8.2

etostiea ................. .... 88774 202287 9. 1662905 1358414 634 33082 14 17 103989 31 312 90306
AllOthe .............................. 8093698 7540408 6.5 113943700 10558166 60195483 2744099 115816666 0686 8853 41 37219856 S17 r M44. 192646908 13.0
.Trfi.o ................................ 1238407 11052962 10.7 17644266 15172580 8504059 7752236 18 93829 16075410 819853 7363725 34996423 31191371 18.2
prtation-alll. lin............. 214110 88 192 10140 11.5 294 176793 262 634 397 170 3362 7 147 50 00 296 02144 257 695 798 133 216 963 109 849 056 599 57444 514 794934 16
Mlsllau eotte ............... 6684199 6 598883 1.4 8477833 8087406 46707C 4880555 16804067 16276599 8945416 3388110 24420203 23885264 82
rl ................................ 16 806187 15078 324 7.5 24 309089 21416742 13069400 11276559 21 082693 18684037 10476798 9 45 485 44 628891 39206081 138
aeltuay operatisng pane ............425399594 391395681 8.7 595470831 54112359. 33613381C 293960318 596446844 523260212 249209682 214653557 1181789336 1031874087 14.5
Nat rmve really epyrt oet........ 124037743 113104559 9.7 177783800 182548584 49507586 67916101 173650124 177043918 87869448 80794573 311027158 325754592 a4
Rbslatsoa a s............... 61 424255 56131656 9.4 92631123 92167867 26572513 35441545 91404848 90055884 34791982 30419355 12 769343 155916184
Rar t e ....................... 19985892 20435 506 .2 28282711 27925599 13804661 15721784 25894989 26 7 245 12486882 11391300 2186532 53988 329
nderl l noos t.e ................... .. 22 243 80 18739 040 187 37 625049 40096 768 4 4703 429 38 26 425 39 8 619 14468 998 11682 673 48 31772 55913 781
All other t .......................... 19194562 16 957110 1-.8 26723363 24 145 480 1I15 016 332 27 247434 23652420 7 36 102 7345388 5 267 039 46014134
ailmo Operatias income ............. 62613488 56972903 9.9 85152677 90380657 22935073 32474556 82245876 86988634 53077466 50375218 158257815 169838408 a 68
uipment rnts-Dr. b. ........... 5209414 5871805 3687 327 1 37 7153796 378939 12197 185 12181662 12326806 10428873 31676787 26399864 20.0
Jont falityret-.rlemse............ 1420268 1551557 -5 --7V18o 4 Tflj! 1009711 1024417 2757133 2679087 2570926 2565449 6337790 6268893 1.1
set rally oprating tac om .......... 55983806 49549541 13.0 86 263856 89042363 14772566 27660810 67 290938 72127945 38 179734 37380896 120243 238 137 169651 ia.3
Matio of e.xpnses to revenues (peront) ..... 77.4 77.6 77.0 74.8 87.2 81.2 77.5 74.7 73.9 72.7 79.2 76.0


* ExZludes MLssouri and Ark s. Not in opmratio.
# Iepren st an rage of the. Ileie reported at the aloes of each msoth within the period
Does not include boato and alby. the rervne sad epmses of whloh are included with e ToCk o etral
reton n Oreat Lake. leca4m


aInolule lamae tax ad surtax.
Deorese*, deficit, or other rveen iten


U. & GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1948 O 800172


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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Statmet No. M-100
JUNE 1948


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES F CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled fm 127 monthly port of rennes d eses sepreenMtia 131 Cla I team nihlwye *
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE ;:ONt- OF J E 194 6e 1947

Item United States New England Region A/ Great I Region Central Etern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Percent Percent
__194 1947 IPncreo.t 194 1917 918 -1917 1948 19117 1948 19 l7 increase 1946 1947
Miles of roed operated at close of month .... 27 1 87 452 d 0.1 6 536 6 541 23 EI3 23 28 3.870 5 90S 689 53 7 7 o. 77 984
5e.e-ne.
reght ................................. 690 837 747 (657 127 674 24.0 $19 207 343 915 810 63 s 110 988 24 68s 878 601 $136 614 016 $112 15 182 4266 749595 3216254 41 23.3 $50 047 474 840 611 e47
passer ................................ 84 851 024 84787997 d .6 6504647 7117 846 14 8471 5 14754940 20 702 554 81 25 441 42054 356 43 098 227 A 2 106 319 2262121
M1..l .................................... 15 46 128 11 594 984 587 330 420 726 2 063 991 1975 895 630 499 2 277 700 5 2 1 820 4674 321 3.0 497 77 366 533
1pr0e .................................. 11077078 10052741 10.2 591685 453 237 178 34 1778798 1870453 1407 150 4640472 3633 185 27.7 260 903 219464
Al1 other operating revuoes............. 36693972 34259147 7.1 1498.935 1373849 6 515 390 6014225 8405183 7752390 16419508 15140464 8.4 1691851 1825 775
atlly operatin revenues ............ 838105 949 697822483 20.1 28 389940 24576 293 136 533 104 113396 459 1708222 707 144 827 863 335145751 282 800 615 18.5 54 604 326 45285740
XsMateUce of ay end stroetures ....... 122 206 329 105 753 519 15.6 4593 130 4334 565 19 774 00 15 894 731 22 017 465 18 275 419 46 384 615 38 504 735 20.5 6 958 307 5 699 055
Do pecition .......................... 10 38611 10117 292 2.6 489837 479 789 1626 6 3 1614 005 2299970 2208 95 4 416 420 4332 789 1.9 567 743 523 146
etlremnts ........................... 1475 400 1 220184 80.9 30 725 28 079 d 53 1 9 25 857 612 643 75 087 590187 129 023 77 8 504
Def an a .................. d 267 984 6 9 6 7 9-.a- d 13 235 d 5
Aiortiation of defense projects ...... 109 450 34. 96 7 229 8 E44 49 2. 24 1556
tqnalt at.............................. 4 11 1 55. .8 8664 10507 08 1,996 9 501
"l ether ...:......................... 9:::::::::::::: 15.9 :4:2::1:1: 0 5 0 | 7sHt 0 42283535, 3619373 16.7 6 21 04 41
Ilaat.eee. of equipment ................ 139461144 127 087 34 9.7 4 053019 5708 965 24 00 3 5 21214906 31629 347 29188 859 59 702 731 54 112730 10.3 9 422125 8042 190
Dereciatioa .......................... 20667415 19370143 6.7 552189 496 080 3480 362 3246 150 4222 968 4057 325 8 255519 7799 555 5.8 1714798 1647 341
Retiremnts ........................... d 256 4-- 45 A 2 6 6 d 11 32 23 Rg 1 Z 1 9
frreodmnaintenance and major repairs10
I drtisat i o dofefenproj, ts 1, 124 6 7 1.9 16684 16 733 2769,6 280291 158746 161 870 42 386 458 896 1.4 4 5434 45447
allutoati o........................ 328 886 6 47 756 d 531 487 d 4 59 243 d 1 0 9855 33 745
Sther ................;.......... 117 58 930 107717 044 9.2 3484146 3196 150 2023917 1785332 27 836 146 24 950959479 46 03 437 10.7 7 375931 6686147
Traffic................................. 15 952029 14 22 607 12.2 423 219 393 314 2417 957 2 127 290 2795022 2 335 915 5.636198 4 P58 51 16.0 969 906 9 6 524
TUamsprtation-4tl tle ................ 314 888 0 272 853 352 15.4 10798946 9811655 52 950 461 46 519 490 68007595 60 92 152 134 757 002 117 243 27.7 12.4 16868161 1446 145
llet oueaon operation ................ 10907 356 10 443 261 4.4 455 139 461 092 1 690 379 1 571 897 2 000990 1913 099 .4146 506 3946 088 5.1 379 538 319 319
l .............................. ... 88664 134 19992 669 15.3 943 97 862411 3767 747 3 46 992 3877809 3598160 8 589 35 7807 56 10.0' 1697930 1400502
atlsby spso.ti. ensee ....... ..... 626 079 812 550353 242 13.8 21267 432 19 572 022 104 620 99 90 675 306 130 528 228 116 225 584 256 2166 89 26 472 S12 13.1 36295 967 30 853735
Set rewnu frnom rsllar oprrtons .........212 026 137 147 469 241 4. 8 7182508 5 004 271 319121 5 22721 153 39 894 479 82 602 279 78 928162 56327 703 40.1 18 0835, 14432 005
i .................... 690939 72201217 .7 1888 086 2 199037. 862410 10473399 11 489988 13387 684 21882184 26 060120 1. 7 873 26 7378 200
roll ......... ...... 28875962 837851 1135902 a 1 38 4840032 14 6088245 69147 12064179 13290 1566 206
Pederalmcome tales..................... 0 7 672 19.1 1 8 215 50 378 1639158 04 .3 665 5064373 .0 3 441250
A U1 thor s ........................... 28 330589 23 157 583 22.3 944253 847 585 5 925 0 4 3994 209 4 787 929 4089 774 11,65 906 8:931 566 30.5 1627631 1 392 490
llatw operntirt twoo ......;...... 139 335 196 75 268 024 851 5 294 422 2805 2,34 23288 0 15 1 247 754 28 64 491 15 214 595 57 044978 30267 563 88.5 10435094 7060805
iipm rents--kr. iatuoe ...... ......... 11541 273 10826 017 4.8 822360 898 346 227303 ,2-330 039 2041900 1374 567 5137291 4 602952 11.6 d 2 O4 717 1 120 34 1
Jlsoit fattitrent-Dr. blanc........."... 3 014 862 3 192917 d 5.6 545 805 580389 363 863 405 86 501 930 549 019 1411598 1535268 d8.1 215 128 195 701
let rallway operating ioOe .......... 124979063 61249090 104.1 3 926257 1 326 499 20 651 171 9511855 25920661 13291 009 5049B8089 24129 363 109.3 12274679 7985 445
Ratio eo expenses to revenues parentt) ..... 74.7 78.9 74.9 79.6 76.6 80.0 76.6 80 76.4 80.1 66.5 68.1

Southern Region Southern Ditrict Northwetern Region Centrl Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
______i8_ 1917 increase 9 19 7 1 94 I 1947 194 1917 1994 1947 1948 1947 increase
Kile of road operated at close f month .... 32 147 38 197 '0.1 46 131 46 162 4 528 45 586 53 800 53 930 28 003 28 037 127 331 127 553 0.2
freight .................................. 92 311 734 $77 392 589 19.3 $142 359 208 $118 004 435 $78 051'931 (62 407 545 4142 233 947 *111 284 081 $61 443 066 49 177 194 $281 728 944 '222 868 820 26.4
Pmasener .............................. 10 065 69 10 034 500 .3 12172018 12296 621 060941 7467 98 18497800 17384 341 4465909 4540828 3002650 29 9 149 2.1
Mail ..................................... 2445076 1651382 481 2942 855 2 017 91 1 81i036 1294 750 3946542 651081 1263 75 956 857 7 021 453 4902688 43.2
hreos .............................. 1 210 419 1254 909 i 5 1471 322 1474 373 1 874711 1400963 2907734 2694152 782839 850068 4 965 284 4945183 .4
All other operatlgrevenu ............. 4 234541 3937602 5 926 392 5763 377 5498008 4839 870 6 19 663 6 280399 690401 2 275 037 14348 072 13355 306 7.4
Rtlray operatlngreveno e ............ 110 267 469 94270982 17.0 164 871 795 139556 722 93696 627 77 431 108 173745 686 140234 054 70646090 577995 84 338 088 403 275 465 146 82.7
openeess
lSatenaeae ofway d .tctvs ........ 17 597 725 16043762 9.7 24 556 032 21742 817 16 31; 344 14641 187 24616719 22040149 103376198 8824631 51265-682 4505 967 12.7
Dopoitlo .................. 1237 810 1203 459 2.9 1805553 1726605 1 380659 1356 008 1987078 1940782 792 901 761108 4160 638 4 07 898 2.5
Rneuts ...................... 188472 05 326 38.3 189 242 313 830 11830 153 467 298 671 568 713 284 470 55 151 695 971 777 331 1
Dotored m5atIace ...dd3.1a... 45 775 14 d R 5 4l d 192 031 d 13638 d 12-9 a 22215
..Deferred &1 te1a6!... ................... 6 4a 2
Iettre1 .8 72.............................. ... SO58.30 142d 4 819 4521d9S01 78 3 6 4A 7 -
Amrti ation of defense projects ......7 86 104 7 90 14 2896 2242 31 1 51 58573 51423 6 2628 78 8 4 4 20.1
A9ollttlhe ......................... 10 3 4 25 06 82 1.5 278 42 4 5 27 142 239 236 543 89 888 163 536 1 78 d A
ll1 other .1......... 655 14308135 15.5 22 740 397 19736 476 16 OTY 13882 823 22214 591 19434 719 9 302 022 7974 803 7 620 32 41 232 345 155
nteal ce ate opf qmet ................. 19775057 17844227 10.8 29 1971682 258.86417 14 149-61 13057 479 2 74249 0488 9666340 9 100720 SO 561 231 47 088 687 7.4
Depreti ..... 2 87123 2621971 9.5 4586 036 4269312 2440860 2243 285 3908911 3748517 1476 09 1309474 7825860 7301276 72
ltoiat1 ..l....................... .. l3....dL851 /S 6 5577 1 15 6 d1 23 7 1 I d 4 11 3
Rettr o n ts .5-l .......................d 4 d 1 0 41 5 98. .7 8 3 60 d3616 d6071 9 0 5 I 2 1 I 0 15 S 1 l 1 8; I
Deferred sitenane and ajorm rirr 1 : 8z:a IL12 d- 3 --1 9 84 4%7 J, 1is1i d 14
193492otoenot eep. ......n a 11S 628.3 238096 2576212 702 124 86 70 282621 435271 3 439 848833 9 531 2.
1a1or$tioti. ef d.efe ro. e 4...... 4 L. 427d A 27301152 28Z 6 25 4 37 3061 H.
Sther ......................... 16839 00 1549 92 9.0 24 214 93 22136&0I76 152 29: 10652 7 01d d8 0
6 11 ether o 530 2Z 77 9W 7 915 9059547531 7.2
Traffic.. .2441656 216 1930 12.8 3411 562 3080454 1 69 L1251 1 597 241 3 583 787 3 202 012 1622 331 1 484 381 6 904269 6 283 634 9.9
........ ...................... 8 140603 50312136 3488673 28827332 63089 600 53934 532 27 5374482 22536 075 125 115755 105 297 939 18.8
1p0t1ti"4lin*............. .1 112.61 1 051 693 5.8 1 92 153 1 71012 1 023 724 979 563 3 659 478 3 502 901 591 493 643 697 5 268 695 5 126 161 2.8
MisellaneUsou operations ...........;......... 259152 3072351 6.1 4 957082 4472 F5 2 5-53 951 2248853 4417 464 3658 049 2146102 1805 351 9 117517 7712 253 18.2
General ............................... 25 7 9 4 4 4 37948 8446 8105 8 551 7 12
lvaretiexpao.......... 85334 107 76011954 12.3 121630074 106 865 668 70 225461 61351.655 126 106,321 111268131 51901367 44394855 248 233149 217014 641 14.4
yooefr24 933 362 18 259 02 36.6 43241-722 32691 033 23471166 16079453 47639365 285965 923 18 744723 13 405 129 89855254 58450505 5.7
l.tra t aser.tla i.....tX ........... 10619714 798518209 7.8 18 492979 17253020 8 45805 8657 732 19 o31670 15201067 4830301 5059278 2315 776 18077 11.7
ll t ........................ 489 164 4 012 128 75 874 5578 34 1089 474 3307 199 d2 .6 518699 !L .56Q 6 2307 551 d I 117233 449 -
Perel eae......................... 62167 2527446 12875602 6 9.995,0 3373295 2031440 14382065 82527 810048 129382 22565408 8163349 76.4
AU ot t' .3...........;........... 913872 33 246 18.2 5 54 503 4704736 3991036 3319093 5561.921 4 719841 1578923 1482345 1131 880 9521279 16.9
Railwaypoortigteweo................14313648 8407208 70.3 24748742 .15 468 013 .15017361 7421721 28607695 13764856 13914 422 8345 85-1 57539478 29 532 426 94.8
l rontes-k. Onlmen...................232 150 752 992 46.22 1 822563 7 349 1096613 679 060 4 384 968 3794 327 2544 964 2 117 027 8 026 545 6 590414 21.8
euipenlt y rea2-r. balance ............ 236 351 281 82o0 4514-. 47 2163905 201 279 518 881 490 293 468999 488 556 1 151 785 1180128 2.4
eet aiv opartioloon.......... 13845147 7372-396 87-8 26119826 15357841 13 756843 6541 382 23703846 9480236 10900459 574,0268 48361148 21761886 122.2
ItO of eerpense to rvenuac parentt) ..... 77.4 80.6 73.8 76 .6 74.9 79.2 72.6 79.3 73.5 76.8 73.4 78.8


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/ Ioludea credits amounting to $26,463,675 for reduction to unsm lanent Insurance
from 3.0 percent to 0.5 percent retroactive to Janumr 1, 1S8.
A DoraS, defioit, or other rerero Ite.


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StatemeatNo. M-100


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
MURU o 0TRANMORIONOtIOW AMD rATfIrl


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiledrhom 127 monthly reports of reveus and xpenles repremaetingl31 Clas I steam ailway *
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE SIX 11ONTH8 ENDED WITH JTUE 194 AND 1947

United States New E~gland Region / Gatlakes Region /Centrl Etatemn Region Eastern District Pocahontu Region
Item
r4 1947 ent 194 1947 1914 1947 1948 1947 194 1947 icreane 1948 1947
Mlli of rot opar t s lat lose ofoth #... 'F 12 13 i 227517d 65 $32 6 537 2328 239 389 28852 3 906 53697 53 732 7 98 t9a5S
is ... ....... ........ 3 804 798 713 (3 376 177 405 1t.7 17 781 83 E100 427 026 615 786555 *544301091 $733 878 4560 64839 030 9 1 467 446 843a 1 299 567 147 12.9 124 699 39; (240 372 779
Fasenr .............................45 887 917 457 184 735 36 734 704 36 287 30 77 831395 76 31 538 114 766374 114 532802 229 332473 227 133648 1.0 11371 90 12 34 359
S....1.............................. 91 411 221 69 365 610 3 45017 2 450565 13274077 11486980 1565 2796 12816211 32377048 26753756 21.0 2979181 2192168
tres .............................. 59535732 60961 494 2 45123 a 38967C 9192 309 9099240 8 631 358 7953812 ,0 274 904 19 442 722 4. 1 3191 7 1279945
A'othaer oatettngrevee s ............ 9198085673 190577088 9062990 854366' 36 060741 -34449128 43132934 41853 603 8856 665 84 46395 4.0 8 052 01 825426
i ami.ty operttin0e* 4v606e............ 4606719 256 4154066 332 10.9 169480944 150098 233 752145077 675649977 916 061912 831995458 183768')933 1 657743668 10.9 278 4,21 42 264 457 677
nnamIes of wl g iy l t ........ 644706 776 569240983 13.3 27324592 23902 20 96424756 83710340 112120220 95975268 235869568 203587828 15.9 3813666 33314348
DepreSCItO ................ ......... .61 981 790 60745 899 2.0 2937124 2 878 25 9 734722 9 672 801 13661054 13458931 26 332 900 25989991 1.3 3 34072, 3 180 475
5etretm.l ......................-. 5517550 3883727 42.1 45010 213478 139977 830204 1 506 70 335318 1491747 779000 91.5 10 691 117947
Detlfread. e l. ........................ 078 .2 4 *A048d 41 6----9!L 15 2 30 97 126
Amar stt~u o detens. ProJ.o ... 112.199 5 626 56 79.e ji 49 47F8 4179 49897 55. 124309126
;qalos.ls a................. 0.....1 4050683 7 270664 LA 26311S 22662 1 800511 1690 30 265806 1513891 2329429 430 851 381 04
All oe............................ 574 23984 498 848 178 [ 24 07934 208583861 84724877 *72117699 96 902 130 80805-716 205706 353 173 507276 15.6 34 34 293469896
sAL.l La ohf lps..................... 830211 582 757 386429 9.6 24598 33 23013735 141143 669 128 313 016 188 694422 174 880042 354 435 426 326 906 791 B.7 52 94604 47 69 153
Dpr e.......................... 121694726 114561556 62 3207848 2976423 20446684 19 490219 24 3655547 23851264 48020 019 46317906 3.7 10144844 9742 130
lRetirements ......... .............. 66 .i.94 d -5 65 d 59703 d 281498 8642B5 3d 8 2as d 68 300-20
1.o ota proje a cts e O rpairO a 709841 c 100 418 1660323 1730186 952506 D YT 271293- ~ f 82 349 27873
AOrtisation2 of71e9e2ca projacle .98.46-0' 7 1.e9506I2 234
zqnhles914........................... 22378309 930044 1 437807 d 110867 39266 S 900 477073150- 819 382
ASls other ;.................... 701 58. 892 6637 186 876 1 21291031 19 93689 118 658 618 7 163 345745 150086174 3 29 394 5 27 54 692 9.4 41 025 36 663 78
Trffi othe........................ 95 209 816 81096 291 2469708 2420660 14 155 488 12592 645 15628 101 14 354 947 32 253 297 29 365252 9.8 6 37576 5036142
Traportital ....................... ..'. 880 17 T'66 1 657 789 40 6 13 71 38088 63 044 21 325627 71 288 819 738 406340 8 32 886 135 803 296 620 74 750 084 10; 9 93 7, 85 009 302
K14eallsooe opatins ......... ... 64 148789 '61423462 4.4 2 731 51 2890696 9779199 8746031 11927388 11316 892 24489 906 22953619 217 3 1 8842
............................ 134 450463 118750 07 13.2 5694424 5323574 22444974 19 978 401 23 298 486 20640902 51437884 45 942 877 1. 980082 7 738920
lallb o7peratig epaens ............ 3 648907 092 3 49 687 461 1I.3 134 198 464 120595 094 609 575798 542 160171 756 009439 690 054 186 1 501 783 701 1 352809 451 11.0 206 367204 180581 707
n t revnnae fm ralw y opeton ....7.... 95712,164 904 378 871 5.qS 35282480 29505 139 142 569 27 1335489 806 158 052473 1'41941272 335 904232 304934217 10.2 72054416 83875970
i tauxs..... ......" *....... 461"205 853 448841 796 2.8 14065661 13 195457 67 572 07 64766 497 83 358897 76654 694 164 996 631 154 616 648 .7 39 080133 4 407 411
rolwx t) ...... ...... .................... 134955 071 169 90 736 20.6 4 964 5 497 815 2321134 82 2783156 27615559 35 899 056 55 7914.6 71 80027 7 8 52S 9 06299
o u.. ...;" 171907029 141627 795 1. 3590458 1615043 18905449 12199276 28029281 16699668 50525198 3198. 5.6 2040 5770 252
terita ................... 54'343753 137308263 12.4 5510629 5082599 25455282 23784065 27714057 24055970 58679,968 598634 10.9 9156 432,, 8580860
Rail.yr operattng it.L .............. 496'606 311 ,5S53? 075 9.0 21216'81 16 307682 74 997 206 68 723 309 74693576 65286578 170907.601 -150 3i7 569 3.7 32974283 40468559
,q,3t,. rL t6--Dr, 1taaa........ .........65610,421 61113 853 7d 7 21557 5992 05 16 099 529 15 570949 3108740 5433074 416979 29 869 081 1o? N i A.11.
oat 0lllt--. ..56970 :2h 652 156 d 2.9 3 36624 3445 573 2756465 778 256 417063 3785 334 9539 768 10009163 7 360 5
Yet railway operating I come ....... 410938920 373'771 066 9.9 10635 003 6 870054 56 141 212 50374104 63174639 53 195 167 129 950854 110439 325 17.7 42554729 47478267
Ratio of eopense to reane (percent) ..... 79.2 78.2 794.2 80.3 81.0 80.2 8 7 82.9 51.7 81.6 74.1 68.3

Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Cental Western Region Southwetern Region Western District
Item
1948 1947 iPeroent 194 1947 19 197 194 197 191 6 1947 194 97 percent
MtI. of road operated t clone of. otl# .... 38175 38 239 ad. 46 157 46204 45534 2 45587 53817 53935 28010 28059 127359 127581a 2
................................ 547929706 488321379 1.2 802629098 728 694 158 401945 306366143 216 777146 555 679 572 579355 630 913302 200 305 534 722 7721 347 916 100 13.9
pa ............................. 62 998 376 65042 201 d 74 370280 77 396 560 33 531 87 3 730406 92236401 93742 061 23416888 25 18 060 149185164 152 6354 527
tMi ................................... .. 1378296 P 10101684 4 16762143 12293852 1083527 7 824 756 23758280 16827332 7678478 5665914 42 27203 0318 002 39
9 r384ie 1 2 1 060518 2855771 796 6
lprl 4................................... 9384584 10605261 a.115 10703711 118852068 72 937 8 7 7872938 15648.386 15707310 5629357 .6053318 28 5711 28 29633566 .
Al other operating re.es................ 25609178 24700637 3.7 33 661194 32959063 2 4519 3736 11 35 053 034 34688 902 15 369584 14146517 76167814 725716 30
allw operating enoe .............. 659 704806 598 771 162 10.2 938126426 863 228 839 479 337 023 439 30752 7 143 42 654 840 538 184 407 75 .220 355 248114 14 830 904 897 1 633 093 825 12.1
Iaio t .eA. of1wy .dtstruea ....... 98659 69 94029065 4.9 136 795735 127343413 8275234 1736030343 133325344 114480685 5596378 50225,714 27204147 238 309 748 14.2
D~apration ...l6 .................... 7421294 7 209 238 2.9 10762021 10389713 827201 8 106 40 11 868 242 11 613 849 4 746 609 46 45 8 ~ 24 886 86 24 366 195 2.1
ei-rst ..... ...... ........ ....2195 1 082025676 821 26 93 803 859453 495177 20189o20 1 386019 526404 2853 404 777 21 4 57.2
Amortisoation 0 defense project ......790 157 60 118141 610 148 286075195 1 558 66 7 993
ti... .... 164'3357 1347 789 21.9 1 631 050 1796 3 o 5 97 588326 54 28 g 4A 360176 6.64380 1 94 618 902 04 2043120 95.6
ill oter .............................. 89 698559 84 71 114 5.9 124 251 904 114 18201 71404 975 64 727 292 119 355 88 101203976 50 883 80 45227 624 244 280566 211 158 89 15.7
tia ate .m of aoip ent....t.............. 114874287 106 429 136 7.9 '167 820 33 154098 289 87261'01 77 55821 162 281 659 147 018 320 58412 14 525068 8 8 307 954 826 277081 34 11.1
Depreciation pto.......... .... ... 16 1 71 20 15299256 10. 27016464 25041886 14 46251 13324 79 23 684 3 22136260 8 527 60 7 741020 46658 243 43 202 264 8.
ltieoa............ .. .............. 1 ,1 n36 6 75o 34 028 2 7 75 8 io 036004 10 111 12 9 1.
D.tfarrel dtten ,rt ... 111' 834 9 14andmrpair3 110239887 3125081 l34237 1730646 17059869 3622 34 3 1 8 3481.1
Amo rlit t rofdefeneper. a cta3o.......9.....
selulai on. I ................... 9.... 3 1 23198 008 1 8964,027 1 017 390 634 329 213 3 d 1329 d1 98 12 48 219 18 1 58 21
77.4 1327. 90 3957 8*1 87636 127717745 .71 7 2| 7-7 so*63 396 629 138 474 626. 26 0 If578* 761
ail o er .............................. 959 6.91 58636 171774 1708 6339669 1 66 23662 4 46 45150 0182 232194439 12.0
Traffic ..................... 1-4-680 06 13 216 892 11 21 05588 1B253034 102020 9349477 21 87761 19 277 42 9.82-0866 8 4810 4190091 '7 475005 11.8
6258131 227 95 23110 12.0 35219857 312 946 532 204 82490 176 077412 359 110 844 31163030160 54144 132385,131 724690 18 620092873 16.9
Sa ............... 7 796 813 7644576 9969985 9458418 569444 5 200118 20457545 19 779 500 3 536 909 4 031807 2968898 29 014 425 2.3
,llcaoe eperca,ona ............ *... 19465339 18 150 676 72 29 266171 25 889 596 15 623-35 13 525412 25 500157 22342086 1262290 11050 836 53 746408 4691833 i4.6

ailwayoperatig expanses.............510733702 467407575 9.3 717 100906 647 969282 406 358271 355 311973 722 553 165 634 528 343 301 111049 259048 412 1 450 022485 1 248 888 728 14.5
let rveote fIomrallswy opetloao ;r.....n 148 971 104 151 363 587 13.4 221 025 520 215 239557 72 978752 83 995 554 221289489 206 009841 106 614 171 94199 702 400 882412 384203 097 4.3
ily taaccruls.......................72043 970 65983476 9.2 11111243103 109390887 3502831 44099277 110436518 105256351 39622283 35478633 185085 119 184 834261 .1
P~-roll t11 axe...................... ..... 20475057 24447614 165 28358,586 33503933 14894135 19028983 24982673 32493944 10928212 13698851 50805020 65221778 Ado.1
8ral inom te .....................28 460479 21266 486 50500651 47036 738 d 6734 869 2 644490 44390146 19279046 12952055 70 881180 64077 07 10.8
All ohbr tes........... ..............23 108 44 20269 356 14.0 32264866 28850216 2117453 18 335 425 32 809 355 28 372261 9415025 8 827 727 6339891 55535 413 14.2

Ratlvay opezating income ............... 76 927 134 65 380111 17.7 109 901 417 105 848 670 37 952434 39 896 277 110 852971 100753 490 66 991 888 58 721069 215 797 293 199 370 836 8.2
qoipment reats-Dr., balance ................ 5 441 564 6 624 797 d a 5 509 890 d 1 745 306 8 249409 4 468 389 16 582 153 15 975989 14 871 770 12 545 900 39 703 332 32 990 278 20.3
Jont facility rent-Dr. balw ............. 1656619 1833377 -u-5 7 1173616 1225696, 3276 034 3169320 3 039 925 3054005 7 489 575 7449021 .5
Vot railway operating income .......... 69 828 951 56 921937 22.7 112383680 104400204 28529409 34 202 192 90994784 81608181 49080193 43121164 168 604 386 158 931537 6.1
atii oif erensel to reenu (percent) ..... 77.4 78.1 76.4 75.1 84.8 80.9 76.6 75.5 73.9 73.3 78.1 76.5
W.Iofn~se> tisoria Arkansa ( o Iper ation... 7. 47 1


* olues Missouri and Arkairns. lot in op ration.
Seipreent aveag of the mileage reported at the close of eaoh month within the period.
SDoes not iooln Bosto t d a Albany., the revm ue d xpens o wf coh are lnlu d ith Iw Tork Central
return In Great Iakes Regio.


n/ aludes isomeom tax and surtax.
SJ Includes credits anounting to $35,794,356 for rduction n n nplopnent insurance
from 3.0 parent to 0.5 percent retroactive to Januay 1, 1948.
A Deaoese, dfloiit, or other reverse iter.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :1949 0 00172










UNIV. OF FL LIS.
DUUMT D DEPOTO





L U.S. DEPO91TOBRY


Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA IC, II 1- I / 7

IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIHIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIII IIIIIIIIIl INTERSTATE COM*,-RCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08730 4423 MURAU or TAN ORTteNU SM AND TATmcs


Statement No. M-100
JULY 1948


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES F CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 monthly reports of revrue expenses representing 131 Cla I stem railwas*
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JUI. 1948 AND 1947

United States New England Region &/ Great a Region Central Easten Region Eastern District Pocahonta Region
Iten
Percent Percent
1941 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 increae 1948 1947
les of road operated at close of month ... 226 915 227 421 d 0.2 6494 6 541 23 282 23 288 23 716 23 904 53 492 53 733 0 7 983 7963
Rvenuaet
rteigh ................................ $685 425 942 $558 190620 22.8 $17 439 691914 332 240 $104335 667 84 406 306 $130 681561 $108 097 054 252 456 919 $206 835 600 22.1 $44 794 730 $31 502 696
Passen. ................................ 95 094 025 93 642 306 1.6 7 310 759 7 500 628 17 812 2f2 16 859 596 23 648 014 23 235 071 48 770 995 47 595 295 2.5 2 700 327 2 690 213
il ................................... 15 573 796 11 219 474 38.8 676 598 415 331 2 310 173 2071194 2787599 1817 317 5 774 370 4303 842 34.2 591877 364 511
prse ................................... 7 992 001 8 218 210 d 2.8 227 245 253 558 1112 213 1 021 265 992 411 720704 2 331 869 1995 527 16.9 102 169 106 759
All other operation revenues.............. 37 907 781 34725 900 1461480 1 400 914 6 460 999 6 107 556 8 337 107 7 597 187 16 259 586 15 105 657 7.6 1679 764 1 544 69
IRalway operating rvenes ............. 841993545 705996 510 19.3 27115773 23902671 132031274 110465 917 166446692 141467 333 325593739 275835 921 18.0 49868867 36208 748
Maintenance of y and structures ........ 120462 120 106513930 13.1 4445988 4225 376 20017 922 16760 11 21202 616 18790 890 45666516 39776 379 148 6997374 5927 956
Depreciation .......................... 10394376 10134 872 2.6 494008 479 962 16250 0 1611 520 2294504 2242482 4413542 433 964 1.8 568 104 542 857
etiremnts .......................... 1128 352 1 145 199 1.5 3 804 41 357 307 5 1 46 931 55760 133 047 367115 221 335 65.9 36 234 1 5 243
Def d rantenaince .................. 240 396 737 053 -- 53 2 215 a 12 253 3 593 d 4 46 --
Amortlsation of defense projects ...... 146 587 18 osil 35.7 W 7I 3 461 8592 8 788 TI 12 734 28.9 25 220 14 440
Zqualittton .......................... 58121 92376 14390 43 322 3 909 464 697 05 881 694 1 616213 3- d 79 751 d 417 861
All othor ........................... 110614411 98755270 12.0 3933786 3660735 1 9 o14 20 1609 5 4165 17300520 4249251 36970650 14.9 0 44 54 5 79
Manttennce of equipment ................ 139 223 284 126 063 658 10.4 4077 016 3605 969 22 622 82 20 511 307 31486 103 28499 708 58 186001 52616 984 10.6 9 081 813 7901 149
Depreciation ......................... 20 826 818 19 324 155 7.8 557 370 500 356 3480 910 3286 474 4092 846 3870990 8 131 126 7 657 820 6.2 1742728 1645 976
Retireents ........................... 56 73 4711 2 394 a 1939 11i 0060 3 5 202 d 13 394 d 714 1 a 5 04
Deferred mintenaoce and major repair.a 1 40 3 34 6 01 100 20d 0 20 -- -
Aortisuaton of defense projects ...... 1 227 166 1 238 578 9 16 68 16733 276 958 280 991 -18 748 160430 458 154 a 1.3 45 434 45 446
qualisation .......................... a 499 44 376 66 28 500 11 724 18 713 69 563 47 213 57 E39 179 454 d 114 37
All other ............................. 916 6 11.0 3502961 3088 880 18 838 908 1 9575 27227796 24403907 49569665 44 450292 11.5 7478 151 6324099
Traffic .................................. 16 061 969 14636 721 9.7 446 527 394 277 2 451 663 2256 784 2784 426 2496 637 5 682 556 5 147 698 10.4 926 699 821 314
TraPlportatloi-al.l line ................ 316 164 574 277 362 073 14.0 11 064 438 10257 520 53 449 667 46 827 251 7 679 790 60 897 584 132193895 117982 355 12.0 16373743 13294 853
Miss llaeousn operations ................. 11935775 11273982 5.9 489653 485 172 1765 139 1606 479 2221 882 2043 259 4476674 4 134 910 8.3 386117 340977
general .................................. 22311 324 19852748 12.4 968531 863927 3749 144 3381 009 3 765136 3460994 8 482811 7705 930 10.1 1671682 1297 281
Ratl e operating epenss ............ 626 159 046 555 703 112 12.7 21492153 19832 241 104 056 347 91342943 129139 953 116 189072 254 688453 227 364 256 12.0 35437428 29583530
Not rmncu from railr operations ......... 215 834499 150293398 43.6 5623620 4070430 27974 97 19 122 74 37306739 25278 261 70905286 48471665 46.3 14431439 6625 218
lailwa tax aernals ........................ 96 398698 74978 264 28.6 2467668 1 51 337 11627 5 7 10036 085 16 905847 11959 415 31 001042 23 846 637 30.0 7 398 699 4322772
Payroll taxme ........................ / 21147 396 29419 892 I8.1 702259 1056 095 3 978 237 5 019 066 4 284443 6 165 753 8 964939 12240914 268 1138 395 1528 747
Federal Incoe taxas.................... 48 854375 21 322 717 129.1 824 582 66 22 3446 7$1 1055 817 7530670 1622 971 11 801 983 2612 568 4 737560 1 386 604
All other taxes .......................... 26 396927 24 235 655 8.9 940827 861462 4202 59 3961 202 5090734 4 170691 10234 120 8993 355 13.8 1522744 1407 421
railway operating i ncom ............... 119 435801 75315 134 58.6 3 155 952 2219093 16 347 40 9 08 8889 20400892 13318 646 39 904 244 24624 828 62.0 7 032740 2302446
Xqui~ent rents-D. balano ................. 11398451 10767 564 5.9 510253 864 843 2626 18 2151 606 1355325 1155 812 4491716 4 172261 7.7 I 97 16d0
Joint facility rent--. balnoe ............ 2780542 3 349 742 17.0 538289 562 129 255 354 456675 546 317 612684 1339960 1631488 d 17.9 213 250 221 99
let railway opratitg Income ......... 105 256 808 61197 826 72.0 2107410 792 121 13465 908 6 478 608 18499250 11550 350 34072568 18821 079 81.0 8 816656 3303 167
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ..... 74.4 78.7 79,3 83.0 7 8.8 82.7 77.6 82.1 78.2 82.4 71.1 81.7


Southern Regon Southern District Nor$bwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
1914 1947 Percent 19 147 1948 1947 194 19147 1941 1947 1948 1947 Percent
increases increase
Milesoroad operate at olos of month .... 38146 38195 .1 46129 46 158 45i498 45 586 53798 53926 27996 28 018 127294 127 530 a 0.
freigt .................................. 88 961098 $71934 936 23.7 133 755 8286 103 437 832 $78 959t932 (65 064 702 155 256 668 128 629 201 64 996 595 54 223 285 $299 213 195 (247 917 188 20.7
Psser ................................ 11283699 11716 245 7 13 984 026 14 406 458 8 089341 7 660 704 19565 432 19 077 901 4 684 231 4 901948 32339 004 31640 553 2.2
matl ..................................... 2190386 1 593 610 7. 2782263 1958 121 179 2690 1315 628 3940 25 2665 735 1284148 976 148 7 017 163 4957 511 41.5
Express .................................. 1173 291 912 314 28.6 1275 460 1 019 073 1 1640030 1 499 725 2593087 2942 766 627 555 761 119 4 384 672 5203 610 d. 7
Al ether operating revenue ............ 4430985 3982141 11.3 6 110749 5526 510 5666602 5210195 7198818 6393716 2672026 2489 822 15537446 14 093733 .
Bailiw operating rronus ............ 108039459 90139 246 19.9 157908326 126347994 95672,595 80750954 188 554 330 159709 319 74264555 63352322 358491480 303812595 18.0
Expnsest
Maintenance of ay nd structures ........ 17221782 16040951 7.4 24219156 21968 907 15936359 14739 353 24405391 20999034 10234698 9030257 50576448 44768 644 13.0
Depreciation .......................... 1240315 1 199 933 3.4 1808 419 1742790 1 83 871 1358 455 1990673 1945 262 797871 754 401 4 172 415 4 058 11 2.8
Retirements ........................... 95723 378 365 d*4 131 957 373 122 100 181 80976 325551 295 514 20354 174 252 629 280 550742 14.3
Deferred sintenance .................. d 51 800 -2A & 51 800 d 28146 d 7192 3515? 4 88 d 464 320 d 128 196 194 7 d 185003 69443 3
Amrtisation of defense projects ...... 1 684 5951 17.1 43 904 30391 26 18694 56 488 43 571 881 2 628 86269 4--- 32.9
Iqalati.......................... 237 336 a 529 872 157585 a 947 740 a-7 128 072 37 976 76 981 113936 d 122 582 d 2.9 8
All other ............................. 15681 524 15004727 4.5 22129091 20798 49 14760964 13665 092 21953492 19 141 031 9281613 81800007 45 T 69 4i860 12.
Maintenance of equipment ................. 19 251981 17 220 027 118 28 333 794 25 121 176 14 3021679 13 167 030 28 398 226 25763139 10002584 9 395 329 52 703 489 48 325 49 9.1
Depreciation .......................... 2911963 2 658028 9.6 4654 691 304004 2457339 2261163 4082625 764 353 1501037 1 336815 8041001 7 62 331 9.2
Retirmnts ........................... 0 I i5 794 4 a 7 4 s d 1 d 4 31 2 44 a 27 515 d 35 2 -
DefeTrrd mointean ceaOd or repair 46'968 -d 40 Y d 74 4335 d 179 0 111472 99417 d 14634 143 43H6
@sfrre203 165 ant.8 235ca2 4 248 61rsair p~i-282 645T374 4 531 531 1 .8
Amrtiation of defense projects ...... 193 490 203 165 238 924 248 611 9 205 2 282645 282 780 4 274 43 311 535 851 5312 2813 .8
;lq lizatio .................:::::::::::......:::::. 4 8 707d4 Q 569 2 1 578 d5 d 1177a2 82 9 1 28 1 8 41 22503 3- 7
Aother1 ........................ 16593951 14725993 12.7 24072102 21050092 11 659319 10723515 24164940 21837 449 845082 82694 44275084 40767916 8.6
Tr2io .................................. 2476 415 2 236 590 10.7 3 40 114 3 057 904 1 716612 1 699 458 3 615 692 5 225 455 1 643 995 1 506 206 6 976 299 6 431 119 8.5
Transpor taton--al line ..................40841 375 35737 028 14 57 215118 49 031881 35 059,676 0 536 831 64 455 263 55983 105 27 240 62 23 827 901 126 755 561 110 347 837 14.9
Miscelanoos operation ................. 1198 727 1135 705 5.5 1584844 1476 682 1237543 1219 259 4021507 3766645 615207 676 486 5 874 257 5 66 390 3.7
General ................................. 3192.732 3029 888 5.4 4 864 414 4327 169 251d6454 2278 756 4 315298 3664 161 2102 347 1876 732 8 964099 7 819 649 14.86
Rally operating expenses ............ 84183012 75400189 11.6 119620440 104983719 707995323 63640687 129 211 377 113401539 51839453 46312 11 251 850 153 223 355 137 12.8
ot mreeuo from ralry operation ......... 23856447 14739 057 61.9 38 287 886 21364 275 248 97372 17110267 59342953 46307 780 22425102 17 039 411 106 641327 80457 459 32.5
aollw t x rusl ....................1.... 1825196 9 199 168 28-5 19 22 895 13521940 11 330467 87'14064 26 416 761 22502 506 8 426533 6 392 917 46 173761 37 609487 22.8
Pqrroll taxes .........................., 2211 841 4 026 645 4 A 53 350236 5555 392 2668628 3454 633 4 364 243 5781 991 1799 350 2386 962 8 832221 11 6235 6 24.0
Federal Inooo taxs ................ 5 747396 1881 727 205.4 10484956 3268 331 4731683 1 871 773 16 817668 11 136 342 5 018085 2433 703 26 567 436 15 441 818 6H
Al other taxns ........................ 3 865959 3290796 17.5 5388 703 4698217 3 930156 3387 658 5234850 5584173 1609 098 1 572252 10774 104 10544 08 2.2
Railay operating loee. .............. 12031251 5539 889 117.2 19063991 7842335 13542'805 8396 203 32926192 23805 274 13998569 10646 494 60467566 42847 971 41.1
Iquipmnt rnts-Dr. balance .............,,, 17 582 264 736 1 979584 R-- 84 1486,348 804 322 4846685 4576 231 2553286 2172334 6886319 7 552 287 17.7
Joint facility rent-Ir. bal ........... 104 694 297 908 6417944 51 507 128,635 156 915 481043 544192 512960 497 640 1122638 1198 747 d 64
Net railway operating Icom .......... 11908 975 4977 245 129.3 20725631 8280 412 11 927.822 .7 434 966 27 598 464 18684851 10 923233 7976 520 50458 609 34 096 337 48.0
Ratio of expenses to revesnun (percent) ..... 77.9 83.6 75. 8 83.1 74,0 78.8 685 71.0 69.8 73.1 70.3 73.5

S 1N i -


9xcludes issouri and Arkas Not in o ration.
/ Does not include Boston and Albany, the reenuel and expenses of which are inolded with New Tork Central
returns in Great teles Region.
/ Includes income tax and surtax.


-5 Includes credits counting to $1.587,616 for reduction unemployment inurnnce
froe 3.0 percent to 0.5 percent retroactive to Janumsr 1, 19
d Decrease, deficit, or other reverse iten.










INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT SOOMICS AND MTATImTIC


Statement No. M-100


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 127 monthly reports of revenues ad expenses representing 131 Clau I stenm railwys

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY 1948 AND 1947


UnitedStates New England Region a/ Great lkes Region Central F tern Reion Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent 7Percent
1948 1947 ince 1948 1947 1948 1947 194 1947 1948 1947 ior19e19e7 1948 1947
Miles of road operated at close of aonthd... 227 150 227 504 d 0. 6 526 6 537 23 282 23289 23 857 23906 53 665 53732 d 0.1 7 979 7 965
tovenuasa
Freight ..............................*.... 4 490 224 654 $3 934 368 023 14.1 L35 221 529114759266 $720122222 (628707397 8 64 560 010 $762936083 1 719 903 761 1 506402746 14.2 299 494 122 271 875 675
passer ............................... 547981 943 550827043 4 .5 44 045463 43787936 95 643 617 93 173134 138 414 389 137 767874 278103469 274728944 1.2 14072231 15044 572
Mail ................................... 106 985017 79100085 S3 4 126 773 2865 896 15 584250 13 558 174 18 440 395 13 148 529 38 151418 29 572599 29.0 3 571 058 2556 679
Expre .................................. 67 527734 69 179 704 ?LA.4 2 678 482 2643228 10 304 522 10120505 9 623 770 8 674 516 22 606774 21438 249 5.5 1421 296 1386704
All otheoprating reveou *e............. 235 993454 225102988 4.8 10524470 9944578 42521740 40556684 51 470041 49450790 104 516251 99952052 4.6 9731780 9 802 795
Railway operatig revenues ........... 5 448 712 802 4 858 577 843 12.1 196 596717 174 000904 884 176 351 786 115 894 1 082 508 605 971 977792 2 163 281 673 1 932 094 590 12.0 328 290487 300 666425
openseas
aintoauo of wy and structures........ 765168896 675754913 13.2 31770580 28 127596 116 44266B 100470453 133322836 114766158 281536084 243 364207 15.7 4513404 39242 304
D preciatio .......................... 72376 166 70 880773 2.1 3431 132 3 358221 11 359 752 11 284321 15 955 558 15681 414 30746442 30 323956 1.4 3 908 831 3 723 53
Betir nts ........................... 6 642 515 5028926 32.1 48814 254 835 447528 277135 1362 520 468365 1 858862 1000335 85.8 138835 112704
Deferrd nlat.n .................. 2447762 ~ 2 871 102 .- 11214 d 10 420 60619 173236d 71835 183 656
Amrtiation of defense project ...... 7 4 81 73.1 4 1 449 53681 18277 93 793 62631 49.8 177 52C 111566
Iwuation ......................... 22469472 4 378 288 A 4 277 502 269 944 867413 780874 632197 713 216 1683 015 d..7A 2 a31043
All other ............................ 684 856 723 597 603 447 14. 28013 1 24 244 596 103 739 07 88 127 094 116 44 395 96 106 236 248 195 604 210477 926 17 4 0 35 263 659
Maintenan o oof qipment ................. 969434864 883 450 087 9.7 28675351 26619702 163 766 551 148 824323 220180523 2.03379 750 412622 425 378823775 8.9 62 027 85 55 570 302
lpreciation .......................... 142 521 544 133 885712 6.5 3765 21 3 476779 23 927 534 22776 693 28458 393 27722255 56 151 145 53 975727 4.0 11 687572 11388 106
Retirm nt.......................... 721& 647 540 67 -4 ( d 6Z097 30087 19642 137266 8289 4381 -4...I. 731d4 30020
Deferd mainteasnee and ajor repairs .2 37 6712 4 908 2 AR112 30.
Asrtiaton of defee project ...... 8 626 074 8 738419 i d..1Z 116791 117 151 1 937 281 2011177 11154 4 ? 16 526 3 252 525 2.7 317782 319 31
Iqslisatie ........................... 1 878 864 553 381 239.5 466 307 122 591 57 979 59 763 524286 d 62 828 1 391 532 705 010
All other ............................819 506741 743 435178 10.2 24 793 99 23 025 77 137 497 526 1T4 1f 9 3 190 573539 174490081 352 865057 321704 984 9.7 48504084 43187887
Trttc ................................. 111 271785 99 733 015 11.6 2 916 235 2 814937 16 607 091 14 849429 18 412 527 16 851586 37 935 853 34515 952 9.9 7 302464 5857 456
raportation-4l line ................ 2196 344242 1 935151 562 13.5 82392 52 73 301731 379 077 379 335646989 474 020614 433 783 719 935 490517 842732 439 11.0 113308469. 98 304155
MtXesolamaeo operations ................. 76 084 563 72 697 444 4.7 3 272 97 3 375 868 11 544 338 10 352 510 14 149 269 13 360151 28 966 579 27 088 529 6.9 2 559289 2 154 819
eraul .................................. 156 771788 138 603 554 13.1 6 662 95 6 187 501 26 194 118 23 359 410 27 063 623 24 101 896 59 920 696 53 648 807 11.7 11472 514 9 036 201
ailwa operatig expense ............ 4 275 076 138 3 805 390 575 12.3 155 690 617 140427 335 713 632 145 633 503 114 887 149 392 806 243 260 1 756 472 154 1 580173709 11.2 241 804 632 210 165 237

Net renu fromrailla operations ......... 1173636664 1053187268 11.4 4090610( 33573569 170544206 152612780 195 359 213 165 734 532 406 809 519 351 920 881 15.6 86 485855 90501188
Wller tax acroals ....................... 557 600751 526 700 385 5.9 16 533 32! 15 046794 79 199600 74586 72 100264744 91710287 195 997 673 181 343 809 8. 46478832 47730183
Pa-roll tas .......................... 1.56 102 4 67 199 325 631 d 1. 5666 82 7553910 27189579 33 802 222 31900002 42064810 64 756404 83420942 4 4 9 021924 10585046
Tederl Icome to2..277................. 220757604 165 234 607 33.6 4 415 05 1 548823 22 352 180 13 060681 35559 951 20 801146 62 327181 35 410 650 7 26 777732 27 156 856
All other taxes ......................... 180740680 162140 147 11.5 645145 5 944 061 29657841 27 723825 32 804 791 28 844331 68 914088 62 512 217 10.2 10679 176 9988 281
Railey operating income .............. 616 035 913 526 486 883 17.0 24 372 771 18 526 775 91 344 606 78 026 052 95 094469 74 024 245 210 811 846 170577072 23.6 40007 023 42771005
oquipnt rents-Dr. balance .............. 77 008 873 71 881 417 7.1 7 725 82 6 856 898 18 725 667 17722 555 9457200 9 461 889 35 908 696 34 041 342 5.5 112 948 6201 592 623
Joint facility rent-Dr. alanl ............... 22837513 24001897 4. 3904529 4007702 3011819 3234931 3963381 4 398017 10879729 11640650 d6.5 58425 1 5 94

let rallwayopeting iscom .......... 516189527 430603569 19.9 12742413 7662175 69607120 57068566 81673888 60164339 164 023 421 124895080 31.3 51371385 50781434
Ratio of expense to revenues (percent) ..... 78.5 78.3 79.2 80.7 80.7 80.6 82.0 82.9 81.2 81.8 73.7 69.9


Southern Region Southern District Northweetern Region Central W stern Region SBothwestern Region Western District
Ite197 mo 17 19197 19 197 m 197 n
1949 1947 noroute 1949 1947 1944 1947 1944 1947 1948 1947 IL949 194T7 Percent


Miles of road operate at close of month#....
Reveaess
Prelbt ..................................
Passenger .......**.........................
NM1 ......................................
press ..................................
Al outer operatig revenue .............
Railway operating rrevems ...........
lainteno e of y and structures ........
Depreciation .........................
Retireents ..........................
Deferred rminteanc ..................
Amortiation of defense projects ......
Iqualisatio ..........................
An other .........................
Maintenance of equipment .................
Depreciation .........................
Retiraments .........................
Deferred mintename ad maor repairs
Amortl'ltion of defense projects ......
IZqolisatieo .......................
All other.........................
trafi ...............................
Traaspor ttion-- 11 1 ................
Misc.lllneous ospir atls .................
Genra .............................
Railway opain expenses ...........

eot revT us from reil.y operations .........
allMry tax aoorl *...........*.........
a qvl-rll ta x e.........................
par-ra~oll ta
federal aeo ta .....................
All other tuax ........................

Railiay operating icom .............
Iquipent rnts-Dr. balance ................
Joint facility rnt-Dr. balan ............
Wet railway operating income ..........
Eatio of nspenses to revenue (prcont) .....


45518
1490 905 238
41 621 216
12 627 962
8 443 404
31 411 798
575 009 618
98 688 708
9 655 88S
959 634
a 14 564


45 587

1431 207 918
41 391110
9 140 384
9 372 663
28 946 406
520 058 481
88 342 696
9 464 915
576 153
d 4672 05


848 953 898348 239 614
134 980 499 8 801 935 78 392384
179219465 101563697 90723241
29345390 16 903590 15 585957
4 69 6551 96 9669 25856
A A .YMW 89 9'? & 96Q6,


14655366 1439959
1 578
83380099 74120144
11918821 11048935
239 884 576 206 614 243
6 931 987i 6 419 377;
18 169"805 15 804 168
477 157 594 418 952 660

97 852 024, 101 105 821:
46 356785' 52 813 341
17 5627631 22 483 616:
3 689 327 8 606 642,
25 104 695! 21723 0831

51495 239 482924801
9 735 757 5 272 711
1 302251 1 382 611
40457 231 41 637 158
83.0 806


53 815
$932 403 221
111 801 833
27 698 605
18 241473
42 251 852
1 132 396 984
157 730 735
13 858 915
2 339 977
d 573 273
666 636
124 608
141 313 872
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S Decrease, deficit, or other reverse item.


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* Excludes Missouri and Arkansas. Not in operation.
# Represents average of the mileage reported at the close of each monlh within the period.
/ Does not include Boston and Albany, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New Tork Central
returns in Great Lakes Region


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08730 4860 MoT OTw B AT

OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 monthly eportI of revenue and epenses representing 131Clam I steam railway

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
1OR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 1948 AND 1947


UNIV. OF FL LI.




.S. PPOTOBY

U.S. DEPOT ~


United States New England Region / Great Lak Region Central Eastern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
__1949 19147 increase 19148199147 19419947 1914 19147 1948 19147 increase 1914 1947
Mlls of road operatedat elose of month .... 226 912 227 371 a 0.2 6494 6 541 23283 23 288 23717 23 902 53494 53 731 a 0.4 7983 7 963
evenuess:
eight ................................... 711 359 895 $596972 673 19.2 $18 295 568 (14 990 405 8112 097 859 $91 244 387 $137 623 337 $115 835 527 $268 016 764 222 070 319 20.7 $50358 261 $43807 253
Passenger ................................ 92511 040 94002 303 1.6 7 203 136 7757 879 15 848 114 16 227 183 23 648 712 23 281 861 46 699 964 47 266 923 .2 2 385 632 2656 980
Ma1l .................................... 16 068 788 11 456 041 .3 656 169 402 204 2586 637 2 094 725 2 863 0.09 2 007 571 6 105 615 4 504 500 35.5 510253 369 024
Iprees .................................. 10 908 254 7 972 548 36.6 434 420 204 330 1 685 614 872 378 1 310 916 734 946 3 430 950 1 811 654 89.4 197 655 99 707
Al other operating revenue ............. 37241262 35572705 4.7 1495535 1438 418 6288885 6176 124 8290733 7515 046 16 075153 15129 588 6.2 1787 637 1960772
Railway operating revenm.e .........., 868 089239 745976 270 16.4 28 084 830 24793236 138 507109 116614797 173 736707 149374 951 340328646 290782984 17.0 55239 438 48893736
Empe~nsal
Maintain of way and strtures ........ 121073611 106692134 13.5 4580374 3967186 20082 357 17319 049 21716503 19551 90V 46379234 40838 144 13.6 7 257882 6197278
Deprciation ......................... 10 413 873 10 174 788 2.3 490 532 480 041 1 627 243 1 612 182 2 266 476 2 232 528 4 384 251 4 324 751 1.4 578699 529 836
Betiresnts ........................... 976 234 475 021 433.8 69 331 38 530 57 237 51469 d 8 471 527 551 118 097 617 550 480.9 1602 12 083
Defrreamaintonnac .................. d 24958 8 63 4 5 411 040 4 1170 14 5 1
Amortition of defenseprojects ..... 15171 120 033 26.5 7 21 3593 7 8 290 144--- 718 S 24.1 23 147 18 003
Equaliation ......................... a8 d 2 377 298 2 766 43 715 L 799 1S.1 4 871 641 602040 a 7 l15 4 1423957 4 2 1149 41 150 903 193 328
Allother ............................. 110 9 69 97955758 13.1 4 04 277 3404900 19 19 841 16 526987 -22UI 6U 18081595 44- 97795 58 013 482 13.9 6503 531 5444028
Maintenance of equlpent ................. 144402209 127 060 030 13.6 4 155 614 3701 413 23 819 444 21 250 950 32 891 015 28 444 434 60 866073 53 396 797 14.0 8 977 272 7900 532
Depreciaton ............................. 21133 992 19 411 840 8.9 562 395 499 235 3 487 157 3 289 320 4 341 971 3929 341 8 391 523 7 717 896 8.7 1 774 336 1 645 852
Retirments ........................... 40662 4 0 1 A P2 77 4 5 953 d1 980 d 2 317 d 2 850 1 8 270 d 6 829 619 d 078
referred maintenance and major repairs d 94 230 606 31 00 90 000 31 0 9 UUU
Amortzatin of defense object ...... 1 227 114 Ia .6 16 684 16 735 276 937 279 969 158 74 158 565 4S 361 455 269 45435 45454
.ualiation ...................... 312 64 191 L. .64 788 44 683 2 871 3 761 6 659 48444 --- 251 d 77 115
other ........................ 122 70 586 106623 770 15.1 3576 535 3187 620 2012091 17 638 780 28 426 492 24265 617 45092017 15.6 742371 629
Traffic ............................. 15 758 200 14 637 142 7.7 414 340 390 721 2 386 878 2 134 111 2737 366 2 494 424 5 538 584 5 019 256 10.3 893 621 918 873
TraTnportatloa)-al ne ................ 321975 092 86 419 228 12.4 11118793 10 91193 54 81 575 48 368 605 68 464 420 63 659 096 134 396788 122 418 894 9. 17 307 548 15 336 01
Micsllanous operation ................ 11 755367 11 471 778 2.5 467 618 506 070 1690 079 1673918 2 100044 2031 222 4257 741 4 211 210 1.1 398827 354 009
senal .................................. 22397 375 19 675 875 13.8 916 176 824 397 3 715 644 3 263 164 3 753 147 3 351 961 8 384 967 7 439 522 12.7 1 556 549 1241 437
Bailtay operation apanees ............ 637 361854 565956 187 12.6 21652915 19780 980 106 507 977 94 009 797 131 662495 119 533 046 259 823 387 233 323 823 11.4 36 391699 31949 030
et revenue from rail operations ........ 230 727 385 180020 083 28.2 6431915 5012256 31999132 22605 000 42074212 29841 905 80505 259 57 459 161 40.1 18847 739 16944706
Rail. taX.aeoral ........................ 99 842934 84256 779 18.5 2774322 2139 220 12407723 10759 383 17 100977 12723496 32283022 25622099 26.0 8 957276 8267 t88
Py-roll tae ............................ 21 712 736 29448 663 626.3 850398 1099 013 3 748 027 5 046 647 4 558 919 6 147 084 9 157344 12292 744 25 1150921 1594 708
federal incom taxes ................. 50 928 66 30738 445 988 582 183267 4278 17 1700546 7486794 2379 427 12754193 4 263240 6 198540 5252340
Al other taxes ......................... 27201532 24069 671 13.0 935 342 856 940 4380879 4012 190 5055264 4196 985 10371485 9066 115 14.4 1607815 1 420 40
Baillay operating income .............. 130 884 451 95763 304 36.7 3657593 2873 036 19 591409 11845 617 24 973 235 17 118 409 48 222237 31 837 062 51.5 9 890 463 8676 718
quipment rants-Dr. belanc .............. 12 229657 11233 172 8.9 685729 782 S76 2 69424 2370301 1403 951 966 094 4 659104 4 119 371 13.1 1 765 411i 1194 40
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance .........., 2960080 3384608 12. 585 200 606 615 334537 430 482 66530 659 75 1486 267 1 696 649 612 U 22
Net railwayoperating income .......... 115694714 81145 524 42.6 2 386664 1483445 16687448 9044 834 23 002754 15492563 42076866 26020842 61.7 11480805 9641501
Ratto of erpense to revenues (percent) ..... 73.4 75.9 77.1 79.8 76.9 80.6 75.8 80.0 76.3 80.2 6 59 65 3


Southern Region Southern District Northwetern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
_1948 1947 increase 191~ 1917 1941947 194 19147 1946 1947 194 1947 increase
Miles of road operated t close of month .... 38 142 38 194 d 0.1 46125 46 157 45498 45 538 53 797 53 927 27998 28 018 127293 127 483 L 0.
right ................................. $91228134 $76 036 338 20.0 (141 58-6 395 1'19 843 591 $87 737 017 (69 027 297 $150492454 $132 054 135 $63 527 265 53 977 331 $301756 736 $255 058 763 18.3
P-asengr ............................... 11 354 109 11494728 1.2 13739741 14 151 705 7 709 829 7 49 111 19 627 337 19650083 4 734169 5084 478 32071 335 32583 672 1.6
Hall .................................... 2206 539 1582437 39.4 2716792 1951 461 1 837 352 1306 972 4 132399 2728 248 1276 430 964 86 7 246181 5000080 _44D
Express .................................. 1 38 021 969 775 42.3 1577676 1069 482 1 545280 1456 418 3 530 498 2793 760 823 850 841 234 5 899628 5091412 15*9
All other oprating reenues ............. 4181 934 3 880556 7. 5 969 571 5841 32 5 550 579 5297 834 6 898 091 6782551 2747 868 2521 404 15196 538 14 601 789 4.1
Balliay operating revenues ............ 110 350737 93 963 834 17.4 165590175 L42 857 570 104 380 057 84937 632 184 680779 164 008 777 73 109 582 63389 307 362 170 418 312335 716 16.0
eMaintnance of way and tmur ........ 17 521 535 15791 011 11.0 24779417 21988 289 15 68-123 13 914 158 24135025 21088 485 10093812 886305 49914960 43 865 701 13.8
Depreiation .......................... 1 270 406 1 226 431 3.6 1 849 105 1 756 267 1 386 916 1 356 144 1 995 153 1938 901 798 446 798 725 4 180 517 4 093 770 2.1
Retirements .......................... 99 642 278 610 664.2 101 244 290 693 121 987 46 671 389 354 381 154 245 552 138 953 756 893 566 778 33.5
D.eferrd aintnena. .................. 55500 d 17404 4 55 500 7 404 d 25 42 333 4 0 768 d 136 96 6 121 082 182385 6 4 183
Amortiation of efenls rojlcts ...... 1 629 15 66- I-. 41 776 33 66 36098 35 210 56 367 3 621 = 2 6 95 347 4 4 28.0
qoalisation .......................... 50041 d 204 322 200944 a 0 194 318 237 d 394 69 159 857 163 693 3827454 20 360 224 365 4 25136L
All other ............................. 16 138317 14 4 2 U34 11.4 22 641 84 19936 062 14 4I2 1513 21577440 19026 884 8 801 171 U 4 14 44840223 40 006 4 12.1
Mainten of equipment ................. 20441090 17858763 14.5 29418 362 25759 295 14 667833 12783779 29496850 25804 552 9953 091 9315 607 54117774 47903938 13.0
pretion ............2 921 698 2 677 950 9.1 4 696 034 4 323 802 2437 65 2 265 746 4 104 582 3 775 172 1 504 194 1329 224 8 046 43 7 70 1 9.2
etre t n .......................... 6 421 15 663 700 20741 15 047 4540 6 412 1 591 3 25 352
Deferred .aintenance and major repairs* 1 72 2
Amortiation of defense projects ...... I9 2493 d 167 238 8 4 b 20991 04 5 6 5 7 43 272 ti 5 8251 D 530 64 1.0
qulisatio .......................... 28 419 7639 d 296 670 d 4 754 1 791 576 10513 51 226 111 014 51 440050
S olhe ........................1. 17 34 5 16,4 24 9 1 5 03 12039723 10350919 2523 3 8 367659 7955 798 45 640 535 40 178 72
Tffic .................................. 2 472 991 2 168 545 14.0 366 612 3 087 416 1 744 195 1 629 521 5 453 129 3 384 303 1655680 1 516 644 6 85 004 6 530 468 4.9
Transportation--ll li.. ........... ... 41258 363 36 693 017 12.4 58 565 911 52 029 918 37 477 537 51953 885 64 931 750 56 911 724 26 603 106 23 104 07 129 012 393 111970416 15.2
Miscellaneous operations ............... 1 237 299 1 173 670 5.4 1 636 126 1 527 679 1228 678 1 239 932 4 015 222 3 810 226 617 600 682 731 5 861 500 5 732 889 2.2
General ................. ............ 3285 542 2 970 528 10.6 4 842 091 4 211965 2 656 156 2305 711 4 433 978 3 852 892 2080 183 1 865 785 9 170 317 8 024 388 14.3
Railway operating e pensal ............ 86 216 820 76 655 534 12.5 122 608 519 108 604 564 73460 522 63 826 986 130465954 114852182 51003472 45348 632 254 929 948 224 027 800 13.8
Net r'enua from raila operation ......... 24133917 17308 300 39.4 42981656 34 253 006 30919535 21110646 54214825 49156 595 22106 110 18040675 107 240 470 88307 916 21.4
allw tax acorIal .................... 12292 603 10 362 774 16.6 21249 79 18 630 762 13 467 830 9 378 193 24 281 423 23 800 498 8 560 780 6825 227 46 310 033 40 003 918 15.6
Pasy-ll tax....................... ****** 66 732 4029 239 3717653 5623 47 2665786 3451543 4399635 5742558 1772316 2337 871 8 837739 11531972
deral no te................... 5 678 051 2962195 91,7 11876 591 8214 535 6 754780 2 542 03 14346 528 12 829 287 5196 574 2888 58 26 297 682 18 260 67 44
All otr taxes ......................... 4 047820 3371340 20.1 5655635 4792260 4047262 3383847 5535 260 5228 653 1591890 1598 776 11174 412 10211 276 9.4
Railwa aoperatingiacom .............. 11841314 6945 526 70.5 21731 777 15622 244 17451705 11732453 29933 402 25356 097 13545330 11215 448 60930 437 48 303998 26.1
Xquipment rents--Dr balance ............... 23 998 110 130 2 002 409 j 1 084 2102 2033 285 1 431 525 5 073 980 4 587 071 2 465 697 2 179 015 9 572 962 8 198 011 16.8
Joint facility rent-Dr. balane ............ 0 5 300 263 331.3 52 2 20 222623 189 98 402071 442 077 467793 525 882 1 092 487 1 157 93 d 5.7
let railway operating tonoee .......... 11 872 055 6 535 133 81.7 23 352 660 16 176 634 15 195 797 10 110 545 24 457 351 20326 949 10611 840 8 510 551 50264 988 38948 048 29.1
Ratio of aroense. to revenues (percent) ..... 78,1 81.6 74.0 76.0 70.4 75.1 70.6 70.0 69.8 71.5 70.4 71.7


E*xcluie Missouri and Arkansas. Not in operation.
./ Does not include Boston and Albany, the rOvOnes and *zen a of which are included with Nev Tork Central
returns in Great Lakn Region.
/ Includoe income tax and durts.


SInc/ lude credits aounting to $46,062 for reduction in uneployent insurance
from 3.0 percent to 0.5 percent retroactive to Januao 1, 1948,
S Deerease, deficit, or other revem r itt.


Statement No. M-100
AUGUST 1948








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Nr'r I temntNo. M-100


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURmAU OF TRANSPOmtiOONOm M AhD SrATWnm


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM'RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 127 monthly reports of revMtuLnd exp s ep restig 131Cam I steam railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE EIGHT MONTHS ENIDD WITH AUOUST 1948 AND 1947

United States New England Region / Great kes Region Cental E atern Region Eatern District Pocaontas Region
Item
1914 1947 Percent 1947 8 119Percent 1941947
increase 19_ 1947 194197 1914 1947 19#4 1917 increase 1946 1917
Mile of rod operated at close of montl.... 227122 2274886 0 6522 6538 23 283 23289 23 84C .23906 53645 53 733 0.2 7982 7965
right .................................. (5 201 584 549 4 531 340 695 14.6 (L53 517 097) 129 749 67C $832 220 061 719 951 784 $1 002 183 341 878 771 61 ~ 987 920 525 1 728 473 064 15.0 349 652383 315 682 928
sseer ........................ .......... 640492982 644 829 346 51 248 601 51 545 816 111 491731 109 400317 162 063 10 61049734 324 03432 321 995 867 9 16 457 863 17 701 55
ail .................................. 123 055 805 90556 124 S. 4.782 942 3 268 10 18 70 87 15 652 898 21 303 404 15 156 09 44 257 23 34 077097 29.9 4 081 31 2 92570
xpres .................................. 78 435 988 77 152 254 1.7 3112 902 2 847 558 11990 16 10 992 884 10 934 686 9 409 46 26 037 724 23 249 905 12.0 1 618 951 1 486 411
All other operating revenues ............ 273 234717 260675 694 4.8 1202000 11 382 99 48 81065 46 732 808 59 76077 56 965 83 120 591405 115 081 641 4.8 11 519417 11 763 567
Bailvaaoperattgs ravens .......... 6 316 802 041 5 604 554113 12.7 224 681 547 198 794140 1022683 460 902730691 1 256 245 312 1121 352 74 2 503 610 31 2 222 877 574 12.6 383 529 92 349 560161
npenyses
Maintonmno* of ay td structures ........ 886 242 507 782 447 045 133 36 350 954 32 094 78 136 525 025 117 789 502 155 039 33 134 318 06 327 915 31 284 202 349 15.4 52 391 92 45 439 582
Depreciation .......................... 82 790040 81 055 561 2.1 3 921 664 3 838 26 12 986 95 12 896 505 18 222 03 17 913942 35 130694 34648 707 1.4 4 487 53 4 253 168
tirentms ........................... 7 611 714 6 503 947 17.0 118 145 293 365 504 75 328 604 1 354 04 99591 1 976 95 1617 88 22.2 14043 124 787
efnrred a-ntn ................... 272-150 a-3 l527 Z70 d 14 -A a 1961 d 68 686 184276 4835536 2 1966 7
ortlsatin of dt ense projetsE4 ...... 1 425 654 854 614 66.8 47 3 15 042 -- 59 47 51 4 14 45.7 200667 129 569
Zgelsattton.......................... 1470824 2000990 26 2 4736 31356 682 4 9 7-7 d 1 0337 L__6_65481, 7107 4-a 431926 5884 224537
All other ............................, 795 641625 695 559203 32 05640 27 649 49 122931 918 14 654 I 136 50 4 6 17 U 291493 40 248491 4U6 17.3 4750444 40 707 687
Mlantensao of equipment ................ 1 113 837 074 1 010510118 10.2 32 830965 3032111 187 585 915 170 075 373 "'53 07153 231824185 4748849 432 2205'73 9.5 71005 126 634 0834
Depreelation .......................... 163 655 536 153 297 55 6.8 4 327 613 976 01 27414 1 26066 015 32 600 36 3 651 597 4 542 66E 61 693 624 4.6 13661 90 13 033958
Retiremts ........................... 762 9 7 60 17 a 8 1 9 2195 16 57 0 66 a 50642 73 75 35 98
Deferred maintenance and major repair 712 A A -1 1 .a 32 7 L
Aortiation of defen projects ..... 9853188 9972955 1.2 133475 133 886 2214218 2 291146 1 269 99 128276 617 687 3707 794 2.4 363 217 364 773
lqmlistion .......................... 1 565 976 617 572 401519 1 77 908 55 10 6 524 456 6271 14 34 1123 88 627 895
A1 other ........................... 942 237328 850 058 948 10.8 28 370527 26 213 39 157 623 617 141 827 911 219 000 0 198 755 698 404 994 176 366 79700 10.4 55 93045 49 479 306
Trffio ..................................127 029 984 114 370156 11.13 330 575 3 205 65 18 993 969 16 983 540 21 149 89 19 346 00 43 47443 39 535 207 10.0 8 19608 6 776 329
Trmnsportatlon-4il line ................ 2 51819 334 2 221 570 79 13,4 93 511317 8 692 92 433 890 954 384 015 594 542 485 03 497 442 815 1069 887 30 965 151 333 10.5 130 616 017 113 641056
Misoellanonu operations ................. 87 839930 84 169 22 44 3740590 3 881938 13234417 12026 428 16 249 31 15 39137 33 224 32C 31299739 6.1 2 958116 2 508 828
eeral .................................. 179 169 163 158 279 431 13.2 7 579 131 7 011 89 29 909762 26 622 574 30 816 770 27 453 85 68 305 663 61088 331 11.8 13 029063 10277 638
Bally operating epenses............ 4912437 992 4 371 346 762 12.4 177 343 532 160208 31 820140122 727512911 1 018 611 87 925 776 306 2016 295 54 1 813 497 532 11.2 278 196 33 242114267
et revenu from raily operations ......... 1 404 364 049 1233 207351 13.9 473358015 38585 82 202543 338 175 217 780 23743342 195576437 487 31+778 409 380042 19.0 105333594 107445 894
asiloty tan xarnuls ........................ 657628685 611167738 7.6 19307651 1718601 91607323 85556685 117 55072 104 433 78 228 465 69 207 176 482 10.3 5543610 55 998 171
Pay-rol tens e....................... i/ 177 615 202 228 774 294 22 3 6 517 221 8 652 92 30 937 606 38 848 869 36 458 92 48 21189 73 913 747 95 713 686 d 22.6 10 172 84 12 179 754
ederl income tans.................... 271 871 27 196 160 737 5 403 632 1 732 09 26 630 997 14 948 912 43 231 74 23 180 573 75 266 374 39 861 575 5 32 976 27 32 409 196
All other tuas ......................... 207 942 213 186 232 707 11.7 7 386 798 6 801 003 34 038 780 31 758 904 37 860 05 33 041 316 79 285 574 71 601 221 10.7 12 286 991 11.409 221
BSilvq operating Incom ............,, 746735 364 622039613 20.0 28030364 21 399 811 110 936 015 89 661095 119882704 91142654 258 849083 202 203 560 28.0 49897486 51447723
Squl mnt rentt-Dr. balance .................. 89 238 530 83 114 589 7.4 8411558 7639874 21295091 20092 856 10 86i 151 10427 984 40 567 80 38 160714 j.3 d 14 714 0314 107869
Joint facility ret-Dr. balance ........... 25 797 593 27386506 5. 4489729 4 614 31 3 346356 3 665 413 4529911 5 05776 12365996 13 337 499 7.a--1 15 37 7
Net railar operating iuome ......... 631699241 511 538 518 23.f 15 129077 9 145 62 86 294568 65 902 826 104 491 642 75 656 90 205 915 287 150705 347 36-6 62 852 19 60422935
Ratio of *uenipas to rvenu (pocent) ..... 7.78 78.0 78.9 80.6 80.2 80.6 81.1 82.6 80,5 81,6 72.5 69.3


Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Rgion Central Wetern Region Southwesten Region Western District
Item
19 8 19 7 Proesnt 19 48 1947 19 gl4 19 47 19 46 4 7 1914 147 17 1 1947 Percent
Miles of red operated at close of month#... 38 165 38 228 a 0.2 46 147 46 193 45 516 45 581 53811 53932 28 003 28 045 127 330 127 562 0.
Reancess
Freight .................................. $728 118 938 (66 292 652 14.4 $1 077 971 321 $951 975 58005568 642 25 500 235 215 61 082 b95 675 940 255 915 484 154 773$(410 400 92 12 135 692 703 1 850 892 051 15.4
Passeer ................................ 85 636 184 88 253 175 3 0 102 094 047 105 954 727 49 331 04 49 24021 131 429 170 132 470045 32 83528 35 168 486 13595 503 216 878 752 a1.5
Mail ..................................... 18 179 887 13 277 731 3 22 261198 16 203 434 14 465 31 10 447 356 31 631 004 22 221315 10 239 056 7 606 92 56 535 374 40 275 593 .
Express .................................. 11 937 896 12487 350 L 44 13 556 847 13 973 761 9 988 68 10 829 081 21 771 971 21 443 636 7 080 76 7 655 67 38 841417 39 928 588 6 2.7
All other oeratin revenues ............. 34 222 097 32 563 334 45 741 514 44 326 901 36 962 37 34 244 24C 49 149 943 47865169 20 789478 19157 743 106 901 798 101 267 152 5
alltr operating rwnmus ............ 878 095 002 782 874242 12.2 1 261 624927 1 132 434 403 679 386 675 604 996 113 1317 077 763 1 164 256 280 555 099 357 479 989 742 2551 566795 2249 242 136 13.4
itetneoof yand structures ........ 133 402 386 125 861 027 6.0 185 794 308 171 300 609 114 374 831 102 256854 181 865 760 156 568 204 76292290 68 119 02 372 532 881 326 944 087 13.9
Depreciation ......................... 9 932015 9 635603 3.1 14 419545 13888771 11 04 80 10 82105S 15 854 068 15 498 012 6 342928 6199012 33239801 32 18 81 2.2
Retiremts .......................... 707862 1 477 231 52.1 848 299 1 602 018 1 08 62 622 824 2 729 331 2 062 687 975 504 5 5 53 4 786456 3 284044 45.7
Def rred manstene .................. d 859 416 1 d 90672 41, 19o672. 5 09 5384 616 419 a l2691822 114116 1355964 177-.R
Amortization of defense projects ...... 146 864.61 26.2 347 531 245 97T 224W25 17 071 725 003 342 9511 4 0 969 582 534 128 81.5
squalisation .......................... 1930734 613588 14.7 1989579 837 959 a 284465 561845 124 106 1188194 191986 1594957 dL. ,0
ll other ............................. 121 524 327 114 208 874 6.4 169 028770 154 916 561 1 6 5 910 52 162 889 312 139 371 891 68 966 591 61,471 82 335 119 454 292 15123 14.7
Maintenance of equipment ................. 154 567358 141 507 926 9.2 225 572486 204 978 760 116 2t 535 103 507 02C 220 176 735 1985866011 78367824 71 217 75 414 776 08 373 310785 11.1
Deprcation ......................... 22 705281 20635 234 10.0 36 367189 33669 192 193 245 17 85170 31 871595 29675785 11532 83 10 407 24 62 745 67 57934 73 8.3
etirsnt ...................................... 9 55 298 15 13 1 9 1 122 6570 15 73
Deferred intenance and maJor repairs d 8 02R D -- 543 02R 6 149 7725; 22 6a k* 949 091 7 4 1 972 -2
Amorti ton of defense projects ...... 1 548 372 637 691 5 1 911 589 UU 44 I 67524 1 644 515 2 295 926 7 5a 35 70 346 6 4 323 912 4 262 69 1.4
Squlrttion o...................... 25 5 97 670 1098196 530 225 369 29460 17 084 1 6 118 815 11153 101751 9.0
All other .......................... 131 261 816 120 641 56 187 191 671 170 120 868 95 419822 84 471 063 187 692 739 167 372 205 61 297 81 350 051 481 313 141 07~S
Srffic ................................. 19 629469 17 622028 11.4 27 825 554 24398 357 13 66 016 12678456 28 946437 25 887180 13 120542 11870956 55 729994 50436 592 10.5
Tranportation-le lim ................ 337 357 869 300 367275 12.3 467 973886 414 008 331 277 362 11 238 568 128 488 497 857 424525159 214598173 179317835 980458 143 842411126 16.4
Miscellanesso operation ................ 10232 839 9 953951 2.8 13 190955 12 462 779 8 160 66 7 659 30 28 494274 27356 371 4 76971 5 391024 41424655 40406704 2.5
OGeral ................................. 25 943 613 24 151091 7.4 38 972676 34428729 20 82 961 18 109 87 34 259 43 29 859139 16 805 4 3 14795353 71 90824 62762 371 14.
BEllway op ratag xpens. ............ 681133534 619 463298 10.0 959 329 865 861 577 565 550 618116 482 779 646 982240496 862 782 064 403 953 97 350709 95 1 936 812 586 1 696 271 665 14.2
Set ravue from ralvs operation ......... 196 961 468 163410944 20.5 302 295 062 270 856 838 128 77'155 122 216467 334 837 267 301 474 216 151 145 38 129 279788 614 754209 552 970471 11.2
lall r tarxzocls ........................ 96 161769 85 545 419 1i.4 151 597877 141 543 590 59 624 61S 62191 534 161130 902 151559 355 56 609 59 48 696777 277 565113 262447 66 5.8
Pa-roll tas ........................... 25 253 60 32 503 518 3 35 426475 44 683272 20228551 25 93515 33 746 551 44018493 1449987 1842368 6847498 88 377 536 d 2.
edral inoe ts ................... 39 885 926 26 110 408 72 62 198 58 519 604 10444107 11149445 83 804886 68 355775 2949370 18 274338 123 742698 97779558 26.6
All otbr teu.. .......................... 31022 213 26 931 493 15.2 43 309 204 38 340 714 29 151 957 25 106 93 43 579465 39 185087 12616013 11998755 85 347435 76 290772 11.
Rails operating income .............. 100 799 699 77 865 525 29.5 150 697 185 129 313 248 68 946944 60024 933 73 706 365 149 914 861 94 535578 80 583 01 337 189 096 290 522 805 16.1
quiplnt rents-Dr. balance ................ 5222 148 6 999 663 5 49 9 491 A 76 1 7 B00 11769042 6704 636 26 502 818 25139290 19 90 7531 16 897 24 58162 613 48 741175 19.3
Joint facility rnt-k. balanw ............ 196570 4148 897 57 2 431548 1524874 1572 591 4159 148 4155 590 4020678 4077527 9704700 9805708 a 1.0
et railway operating income .......... 93609981 68434 314 36.8 156462171 128 857 249 55655302 51747706 143044399 120619981 70 624356 59608235 269 321783 231 975 92 16.1
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) ..... 77.6 79.1 76.0 76.1 81.0 79.8 74.6 74.1 72.8 73.1 75.9 75.4


S xcludes Kissourt and Arkansu. Not in operation.
S Represnts average of the ileage reported at the olose of each month within the period.
SDoes not include Boston and Albany. the revenues and expenses of which are included with New Tork Central
returns in Great Lakes Region.


b Includes inoome tax and surtax.
SIncludes credits amounting to $38.245,234 for reduction in unemployment insurance
from 3.0 percent to 0.5 percent retroactive to January 1, 1948.
SDecrease, deficit, or other reverse item


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1948 0 800172


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DOCUMENTS DEPT






U.S. DEPO91TORY


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Item


Mie of road operated at clou of ath ....
rlo t .............................***
aseapr .................. ...........**
Mai .......................*....*......
ma ....................... ............
Al other operating revenues .............
Irlwry operating revenues............
Ispewmsl
atuen of mWy eld strnetres ........
D epreiati m ........................
Retiremat ............... ......
Deferred mxatenane .................
rtisation of defense projeot ......
qulltloa ...........................
All other ...........................
Manltenane eofequipm tat.................
Deprclatim ............... ............
Retirements........................
De florm mlnttoed ml najor repairs
AWrtiautlin of defense projects .....
quali tie ........................
A other ............................
Tiff ................................ ....
Trampetatloa-4 l 1 line...............
liselaens operations~.................
MsU ers ................................
alo y operating epee ............
let ree froa ralwer operation ........
ilway tax aesral ......................
Par-ou tame ...........................
federal IMOM ae.....................
All other tam .... ...........********
hallway operating income ........*....
Iquip st rnte-4~ blanc .................
Jint facility rent-r. alam ............
lot rally operating t oo ..........

Ratio of expeses to revenue (peront) .....


UNIVERSITY ,... rC I CAO- MqdM/


II 1111111111111111111 I 11 111I11III INTERSTATE COM ERC COMMISSION
3 1262 08730 4712 mruMruWTANumG MNm AKWSAin


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled hfm 127 mothly mportd of reenma u0ne mam eprsenti 131 Clm sI stam mriwas*


United State


- I *. S .. S -


Percent
Z--nfl-


19 47


1Q48


-- increase
e -- -
,


226 752

$696 795 413
83 602 710
16 643 889
11505 687
36 225 892
844 773 591
118 982 911
10 399 149
1 963 304
d 225 284
146 694

107 851922
141408 588
21 417 077
4 74014

4 09 100

15 810 403
311 394 767
11 041 332
22 355 417
620 993 418
223 780 173
98 413 503
C/ 20 873 003
50 287 615
27 252 885

125 366 67C
11 341 827
3 176 272

110 848 571

73. 5


227 326
$593 265 306
80 369 514
11 777 889
7 413 111
34 260 718
727 086 538

111 522 616
10 178 578
2 681 983
S702 493

d 2761483
1U2" 11 U/77
134 927 027
19 315 456
A 85 154
. 29.4,6b T
173 773
114 593 650
15 047 291
294 664 323
11 500 018
21098 968

588 760 243
138 326 295
75 954 819
31 137 293
20 381 450
24 436 076

62 371 476
10732 202
3 324 543

48 314 731
81.0


d 0.3
17.5
4.0
41.3
55.2
5.7
16.2
6.7
2.2
2 6. 6
29.9
5.7
4.8
10.9
2-.
4 2.2
4.2
5.1
5.7


5.5
61. 8
29.6
S33.0

11.5
101.C
5.7
d 4.5
129.


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0 493
$18 197 305
6 565 038
555 916
506 021
1 503 317

27 327 597
4 439 050
490 871
47688

4 108 649
4 009 140
4 387 399
570 521

16 686
3 800 192
423 089
10 885 510
470 106
920 892
21 526 046

5 801 551
2 616 037
778 541
898 399
939 097
3 185 514

656 649
583 114
1 945 751

78.8


6 538
$15 384 559
6 563 236
444 702
185 857
1 409 600

23987 954
4 452 126
480148
20 972

7 518
3943 488
3 879 415
500798

16 706

3 361 911
383 871
10 567 692
507 294
949 760
20740166
3 247 788
1 837 830
1 201 120
a 261 972
895 682
1 409 958

852 019
538 514
19 025

86 .5


23 ZOP
$108 548 56
14 983 527
2 766 531
1 908 47
6 633 02S
134 840 12P
19 921 838
1 629 08
76 56
d 269
-----7T2

6TP
23 814 08
3 536 00
S 11 69

d 107 621
20 150 24
2 413 17
53 222 79
1 737 03
3 610 11
104 71905
30 121 074
12 219 44
3 487 021
4 303 o08
4 429 34P
17 901 62$
2 370 245
572 662
15 158 715

77.7


23 288
S90 894 554
13 837 566
2064 838
854 297
5938 527
113 589 782

18 125 526
1 616 534
56 932
4 03
d 988 064
17 447 885
22880 769
3 306 398
a 3 921
278 484
38 343
19 261 465
2 228 462
50 150 970
1 710 075
3 576 926
98 672 728
14 917 054
10 515 807
5 341 031
1 2;6 245
3918 531

4 401 247
2 385 187
410 709
1 605 351

86.9


23 715
$135 368 288
21 .32 867
2 762 278
1 630 889
7 871 311
169 165 633
21 751 687
2 278 419
42 314
a 12 9

19 552 714,
31 684065
4 319 437
a 2 896
15t '37
2999
27 270 788
2 583 022:
66 134 360
1 962 543
3 854 063
127 969 740
41 195 893
16 639 684
4 383 006
7 246 253
5 010 425
24 556 209
1 465 444
636 187
22 454 578
75.6


23 902
$111940.522
20 &71186
2 161 S3 8
704936
7 376 120
142754 102
19 892 961
2234 682
312 903
d 1 47.


31 092 347
3 799 533
d 514
42 000
158 643

2488 402
64 728 493
2054 749
3 593 147

123 850 105
18 903 997
11 395 584
6 434 726
757 828
4 203 030
7 508 413
1 284 080
655 215
5 569 118

86.8


33 491%
z262 114 162
43 081 432
6 084 72!
4 045 386
16 007 653
331,333 358
46 112 575
4 398 373
166 564
d '15 61.0
ld 41 116
42 392 259
59 885 552
8 425"962
1 4 589
422 642

5 419 290
130 242 668
4 169 684
8 385 074
254 214. 843
77 118 515
31 475 169
8 648 568
12 447 732
10 378 869

45 643 346
4 492 338
i 591 963

39 559 045
76.7


53 728
6218 219 635
40 971 980
4 670 878
1 745 090
14724 247
280331 838
42 470 619
4 331 364
390 807
d 13 255
8 37;1

57852531
7 606 729
d 9 062
42 000
453 833
18 219
49 740 812
5 100 733
125 447 155
4 272 118
8 119 841
243 262 999
37 068 839
23 749 221
12 976 877
1 752 101
9 020 242

13 319 618
4 521 286
1 604 838
7 193 494

86.8


d 04
20.1
5.1
30.3
131.8
8.7
18.2
8.6
1.5
457.4
44.6

8.1
3.5
10.8

a 6.9
3.0
6.2,
3.8
d 2.4

4.5
108.0
32.5
433.4
15.1

242.7

449 .6

449.91


7 985

647 062 333
2 032 509
511 535
247 090
1 513 574
51 367 041
7 044 214
568 456
28 857

24 79.8
6 442 53J
8 707 165
1 783 392
d 5 281
45 435
d 230 985
7 114 6u04
930 946
16 149 947
363 569
1 607 223
34 803 064

16 563 977
8 046 142
1 111 195
b 220 81C
1 714 137

8 517 635

d 1 875 276
d:114 3t
10 138 722
67.8


New England Rgioa/


Great 1e BRegion


EBtgn Ditiet


Statent No. M-l0

SEPTEMBER 1948


Pomhoota Region


7 963

$41 222 493
2 167 586
363 427
91 918
1748 857
45594 281
6 717 248
543 048
7 897

19 851
188 691
5973 555
8 459 420
1 647 704
-2 3 412
45 432
17 574
6752 122
1 022 199
15700 097
351 714
1 429 578

53 680 256
11 914 025
6 597 917
1 707 613
3 550 419
1 339 885
5 316 108
l1 654 10
235 607
6 734 601
73.9


Southern Reion Southern District Nort rn Region Central Western Region Soothwestern BaRion Wetern Ditriet
Item
1948 1947 1Perent 1948 1947 l94g8 1947 19 1947 1948 1947 1948 19477 erent

iloe o roa operate datolow of omth .... 38 144 38192 0.1 46129 46 155 45 S5 45 539 53635 53 891 27992 28 013 127132 127 443 0.3
r.i5t ................................. $88 438 748 $76507 65 15.6 $135 501081 1117730146 (92493 27 (75 762 075 p145 561 313 6129811388 51 125 530 $51742062 6299180170 0257315525 16.3
Psenr ............................... 9 711 763 10045 928 11 744 272 12213 514 6636 32 6 348 178 17 911 507 16364040 4229167 4471794 28 777006 27 184012 5.9
Mail..................................... 2280 930 1624 490 4 2 792465 1987 917 1868 56 1 305 087 4 283 902 2 862794 1613 941 951 213 7 766699 5 119 094 51.7
x1 ..................................... 561183 1 052520 48.3 1 808 273 1 144 438 1486 67 1265 497 3 125 225 2 391 376 1040736 866 710 5 652 028 4 523 583 24.9
All other operate rnu.......... .. 4 124 957 3767 472 9.5 5638 531 5516 329 5441 57 5072 797 6456 100 6 468 030 2682151 2479 315 14 579 708 14 020 142 4.0
ail er atlgrevewme ............ 106117581 92998063 14.1 157 484622 138 592 344 107 926 39 89 753634 177338047 157897628 70691525 60511094 355955611 308 162 356 15.5
Maintenaof -at sro.tures 16 919690 16 478 642 2.7 23963904 232 195 890 15 057 41 13986 956 23 649 246 22 347 503 10199 345 9 521648 48 906 432 45 856 107 6.7
Deeatn ......................... 1244 867 1209 460 2.9 1 813 323 1752 508 1387 87 1361958 2001 72 1949 664 798 539 783084 4 187 453 4 094706 2.3
l-treTe6t........................... 596 474 349 025 70.9 625 331 341 18 19649 150 107 432 620 1 389 413 542 040 410 528 1 171 409 1950 048 d39.9
Deterr$: ,tmf.................... 9 1 500 54 5l' 5 2 5615 a g- g6 0A2 3C M8 8 3 '1 34 471

i .... 3 15079569 3 5 21053 1243 3704 71 2 21128002 8u513 6 603 131 8421491 43435604 1 7 441 4.0
Al t .................... 19 190507 18 266 389 5.1 27 897 672 26725 809 14667 10 13802 359 29 010144 26 916 421 9 947 61 9 629 907 53 625 364 50 348 687 6.5
Dpociatoe .......................... 2 951 581 2685 270 9.9 4 734 973 4332974 2471 04 2259 565 4 254 237 3 808 598 1530 301 1307190 8 256 142 7 375 753 11.9
9tire0.a.. ...4 5 211 d 57 241 8 6 1 61742 3 455 a 3 201 d 63 253 d a11 42 67 469 -
---, ............................ 2 .37 CA0
De rre inteonee and m major repairh I _T 4 u 18 80 9 "
amtsten of defense projeoot ...... 19488 7 .3 4 4292 810 .7
qrlstlio .......................... 28 370 13 800 105.6 a 202 615 31 374 3 1 2 219 d 6 130 351 124 180
A1 ete............................. 16133182 15438623 4:.5 23 947 22190745 11983 .74 11361780 54 4 D 9 6 8 240739 4 90 426628093 5.
Aloatte............................... 2454356 2300782 6.7 338530 3322981 1833 91 1640855 3 528 88 3420467 1643882 1562253 7005811 6623 575 5.8
traepaetioa-ille. ............... 40265980 37 596 82 7.1 56415927 53296919 37 181 i36 34105962 61666 85 58157 998 25886 371 23656 289 124 736172 115920249 7.6
MisTellan op ale ion ................ 1091 559 1 202 935 1455 128 1554 649 1 215 52 1154 893 3 613 376 3 804 753 587 992 713 605 5 416 520 5673 251 d 4J
oal .................................. 3264805 3127 407 4.4 4872028 4556 985 2 584 30 2 452 39 447 338 3951648 2076 147 2018 098 9098 315 8 422142 --
Bllny opweting nptes... ............ 83186897 78972977 5.3 117989 961 112653 233 72540 60 67 143 421 125 907 207 118598 790 50 341347 47 101800 248 788 614 232844 011 6,8
t rafro r operatime ......... 22930684 14 025 086 63.5 39494661 25939 111 35 385 79 22610 213 51430 840 39298 838 20 350178 13 409 294 107 166 997 75318 345 42.3
aI IW t url os ........................ 1120665 9655989 25.5 20166 807 16 255906 15 046 95 10413836 23 593 133 19512195 8132299 6025661 46771527 35951692 30.1
h aoll tesoonal ............. ........... 68 325 4288898 3 739520 5996511 25289 67 3656 049 4164'891 6 022741 1790257 2 485 115 8484915 12163905 V30.5
hd"eral inLte ........................ 5524367 1 723541 10745177 5 273 960 8 420 29 3236 662 13924136 8233 245 4750141 1885482 27 094 706 13 345 389 7
Al otL ters .......................... 3 967973 3643550 8.9 5682110 4983435 4 095 9 9 3521 125 5504106 5256 209 1591 901 1655 064 11: 91 906 10432398 7.3
anlT opMratnl Iiu e.............. 10810019 4 369097 147.4 19327854 9685 205 20 39 J84 12 196 377 27 837707 19786643 12217879 7383633 60395470 39366 653 53.4
ipmlnt r.nma. alan ................ 465952 & 146 543 2 341 228 1 l8OO s43 2766 32 2429 198 4284149 3:654 269 2139636 1928092 9190717 801155.9 14.7
ib L tfclity ret-k-. *IA T.... 17 "'55 426.0 4 4124 478 479 208 84 158 304 424 157 568 081 517 244 514841 1150185 1241 226 7.3
lot ralwa operats.nI a .......... 11096236 4 272768 159.7 21234958 11007 369 17 364 168 9608 87 23129401 15544 293 9560999' 4940700 50 054 568 30113866 66.2
l tio of opa se to reenmes (oert) ..... 78.4 84.9 74.9 81.3 67.0 74.8 71.0 75.1 71.2 77.6 69.9 75.6
Nati Ofexpnsesto eveues parmat .... 7 .4 `4.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUEAU OF ITANIMRT CONOM S AND rTATISCS


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 monthly reported of rnueam snd xpens representing 131 Cla I steam always

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR 21E 1 C AaMM M al NEHPML 198L AED 1947

UnitedStates New England Region / Great lakes Region Central Eaten Region Eatern District Poeahonts Region
Item
Percnt Percent
1948 1947198 194 947 194a 1947 1918 1947 1946 1947 increa 19947
Miles of roa opertedat oleo of manth... 227081 227467 d 0.2 6519 6538 23283 23289 23826 23904 53628 53731 0.2 7982 7965
irota ................................45 898 379 963 5"124 606 001 15.1L71 714 402 145 134 29 940 768 650 $810 846 338 l1 137 551 636 $990 712 131$2 250 03 4 688 $1 946 692 698 15.6 396 914 716 B56 905 421
asaer .....................*........... 724 095 693 725198859 4 .2 57 813639 -58 109 05 126 475258 123 237 883 183 595968 181 620920 367884865 362 967 855 1.4 18490372 19 869138
NI ................................... 139 697 693 102 334 014 5 338858 3712 80 20 937 418 17 717 736 24 065 681 17 317 438 50341 957 38747 976 29.9 4592 846 3 289 130
"Wes ................................. 89941672 84565364 6.4 3618923 3 033 41 13 898 610 11847181 12565574 10114398 30083107 24994994 20.4 1866041 1578329
AU other operatic revenue ............. 309460612 294936412 4.9 13523322 12792596 55443 65 52671335 67632086 64341958 136599061 129805889 5.2 13032991 13512424
Baellw operattag reas ............ 7161575633 6 331 640650 13.1 252 009 144 222 782 094 1 157 523 589 1016320 473 1425 410945 1264 106 845 2 834 943 678 2 503209412 13.3 434 896966 395 194442
AItame oft w yea strwutre ........ 1005225418 893 969662 12.4 40790004 36546908 156446863 135 915 028 176 791026 154211032 374027893 326 672968 14.5 59436136 52156 830
Dweplatioe ......................... 93189189 91234140 2.1 4412535 4 318 41 14 616 078 14513037 20500454 20148625 39529067 38980072 1.4 5055986 4796216
Retits mae ......................... 9 9 575 019 9185 928 42 165 833 314 337 581327 385 536 1396 364 1 308818 2 143 524 2008691 6.7 169294 116 890
efetemaaintesmar ................. a 2 982 634 a 4 229 764 62.5 754 25745 81 601 d 185748 9916 2119
artistiLfo of defense 5rojeoto t.... 62.5 54 1965 Uu 06 82 885 45.6 225465 149 420
aqoolimtat.......................... .317950 4 760493 146087 321177 d 550.44 107 31 1 146910d 1123452 8 46 225551 0638416 413062
A et0e .5........................ 903493546 77T 13.3 36065549 31592 984 141762 l 8i 1- 101-01 7 7 -1 3 5333885659 3 287 693 16.1 53 946 979 4 681342
ntlat1uaas of ea t .................. 1255 245663 1 145437 144 9.6 37218364 34200530 211400084 192 956 042 284 755604 262 916 532 533 374052 490073104 8.8 79 712293 71 930254
Depretio. .......................... 185 072 614 172 613 009 7.2 4 898134 4 47681 30 950 695 29 372 411 37 119 802 35 451130 72 968 631 69 300 353 5.3 15445 300 14 681 662
Uetiement ........................... 4 636 23 382922 650 d 2 177 4 79743 2 35 810 224855 21 17 105 28 A 59 704 79d A 38 510
Deftred rratntme nance a ajor r ir 05528 y ______ 1______ 7129180 .L -
Aiti~to efe oJ...* 110579 1.3 150161 150592 2 461 43 2569630 1 1 441 405 4 42 4161627 7 2.9 408652 4 205
Lfallsatien .......... ........... 1 256 876 791 345 T 293 837 39 65 58 107 43400 351 944 3835- 892296 645 469
All their .......................... 1061607445 964 652 597 10.1 32 170719 29 575 303 1.77 773 858 6 u89 376 246 270819 225873 134 456 215 396 416 537 813 9.5 63045059 56 231428
trattlo ................ ............... 4 142 840 386 129 417 448 10.4 3 753 664 3 589 529 21 407 147 19 212 002 23 732914 21 834 412 48 893 725 44 635943 9.5 9 127 031 7 798 528
retatielsil le................ 2 829 714 102 2 516 235 113 12.5 104 396 827 94260616 487113 754 434 166564 608 619393 562171 307 1200129974 1 090598'487 10.0146 7665964 129 341 153
mlmeelmeons operlties ................. 98881 263 95 669 240 3.4 4 210 696 4 389 232 14 971 452 13 736 503 18 211 857 17 446 122 37 394 005 35 571 857 5.1 3 321 685 2 860 42
ea ........................ ......... ...... 201 524579 179 378 398 12.3 8 500023 7961 66 33 519880 30199 500 34 670833 31047005 76 690736 69 208 171 10.8 14 636286 11707216
al a operati nae qea............ 5533431411 4960107005 11.6198869578 180948481 924859180 826185639 1146781627 1049626410 2270510385 2056760530 10:4 312 999 395 275794523
let renin ree rall operations ......... 1 628 144222 1 371 533 645 18.7 53139566 41833613 232664409 190134 834 278 629 318 214 480435 564 433 293 446 448 882 26.4 121 897571 119 359919
atirty taen aerms ................. 755 842 189 687 122 556 10.0 21923688 19023844 103 826771 96072 492 133 990406 115 829 368 259 740865 230925 704 12.5 63482250 62596088
PaS trae .......................... 198 688 523 259911588 7295762 9854043 34424945 44189900 40 841 8.6 54646622 82562633 108690565 24.0 11284040 13887367
edel i m................... 321 958 885 216 542 186 4 6 302031 1 47011 30 934 077 16 205 157 50 277 998 23 938 400 87 514106 41613 675 T 38197082 35959615
All the tua s................... .. 235194781 210668782 11.6 8 325895 7699683 38467749 35677435 42870482 37244346 89664126 80621464 11.2 14001128 12749106
allwr opeating nlcom .............. 872 302 033 684411 089 27.5 31 215878 22809769 128837638 94062 342 144 638 912 98 651067 304 692428 215 523178 41.4 58 415 321 56763 831
qoIgat ret.s-B. alawee ............. 100 580 355 93 846 790 7.2 9 068207 8 491893 23 665 335 22 478 043 12 326 594 11712 064 45 060136 42 682 000 5.6 89 307 12 441 63
Joint tsllty rm t-k. tbale .......... 28973864 30711050 & 5.7 5 072843 5 153231 3 719018 4076122 5 166097 5712984 13 957958 14942 331 a 6.6 201 16 2047358
et ran lwy operate itao n.......... 742747814 559853249 32.7 17074828 9164645 101453285 67508177 127146221 81226019 245674334 157898841 55.6 72990912 67157536-
Ratio of epeases to rewanoe (peout) ..... 77.3 78.3 78.9 81.2 79.9 81.3 80.5 83.0 80.1 82.2 72.0 69.8


Southern Reion Southern Distrit Northwtrumn Region Cntral Westen Region Soutwesten Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
1918 1947 norem 1948 194'7 19418 197 19419479 97 1948 1947 inoreaet
Kille of roa operatedat sloo et meat .. 38163 38224 a 02 46145 46189 45514 45576 53792 53928 28002 28043 127308 127 547 0.
Revemag 1#1 228 45 1545 2 4
h ........................... 816 557 686 $712 800306 14.6 $1 213 472402 1 069 705 727 4661 135 582 575 99729 228456 988 L 070 067 3030545 28030 462 142 98312 434 b72 873 2 108 207 576 15.5
Paeesr .e.......... ......... 95 347 947 98 299102 113 838 319 118 168240 55 967 57 55 588 39 149 340 677 148 834085 37 064455 39 640280 242 372509 244 062 764 _.
M1 ............................... 20460817 14902221 25 053 663 18 191351 16 334 17 11752 44 36 114906 25084109 11852997 8558135 64 302 073 45 394 687
erse ...................................13499079 13539870 15365120 15118199 11474751 12094 57 24897196 23 835212 8 121498 8522381 44493445 44452171 .1
A other erati revaues............. 38347054 36 330805 51 380045 49843229 42403834 39317037 55 606 043 54333199 23471 62 21 637 058 121 481 506 115 287294 5.4
atlwer oeratigreenes ............ 984212583 875872304 12.4 1 419 109 549 1 271 026 746 787 315714 69 749 747 1 494 415 810 1322153908 625790882 540500837 2907522406 2557404492 13.7
xeatols a f a rea 150322076 142339670 5.6 209758212 194496500 129432672 116243810 2Q5515006 178915707 86491635 77640677 421439313 372800194 13.0
atesse of"y a tM e ...... 11176 88 10845063 3.1 16 232 868 15641279 12429992 12 183 01 17 855795 17 447 676 7141467 6982096 37 427254 36 612 789 2.
Depreeiat ......................... 1304336 1826 256 L. 1473630 1 943146 1 27837 77293 3 161 951 3 452099 1 517 544 1009061 5 957 865 5 234091 13.8
tmetians m ......................... 890916 1 0 16 0 5 1 59 4d19325724 a 50 555
Wlarred.nt .................... d 9096A.270 -d 89091 6d 02165 2S
Atisst o defense pjeot ...... 3 M 25.7 ------ Y-1 1 387 777729703 .5.764 M 3 75.7
A ss....... .1 ...... 1460585 458065 218. 1498997 8711274 14105 76 6 340988 290 .1440418 1301 88 370610 2494 486
ither............................. 137 105 80 129 288 44 6.0 191 052 829 175 969686 46 4 0 184 017 314 65 6 77569722 69893 6 378555058 333908678 13.4
.atesas.......fe ................ 173757865 159774314 8.8 253470158 231704568 130899 14 11730937S 249186879 225502432 88315434 80847661 468401453 423659472 10.6
atDepreaoe e.......t .................. 25656862 23320504 10.0 41102162 38002166 21812853 20111668 36125 832 33484383 13063136 11714439 71001821 65310490 8.7
Rttrmd 1d 33H3...................... 39261917 A44402 99 -
YaU^ ^ -^SjS .5 .i2L79;20- 9
Amort ionof defoene projects .......95529 2 54 308 94 7 4
mortisate f defee pe..... 3285 a 8 870 895581 561599 6705 27241 & 23 55 24 5 249166 9351 225111 95.9
AlIather ...........................147 394398 136 0804 8 210459457 19 311 612 107403796 95 832 84 212 414 093 19 431 779 769538 550 394 952592 355803172
AU'Ler ................................ 22083825 19922810 10.8 31 20 856 27721338 15496107 14319311 32475275 29307647 14 764423 13433209 62 735805 57060167 99
astpoe ...a .ll. .............. 377 623 849 337964098 11.7 524 389 813 467505251 314 543649 27267409C 550166122 482683157 240 484544 202974128 1105194315 958 331375 15.3
M eeasemmpera....... ........ 11324398 11156886 1.5 14646083 14 017 428 9 75817 81420; 32107650 31161124 5357708 6104629 46841175 46079955 1.7
general ........................ .. 29208418 27278498 7.1 43844704 38 985 714 23410791 20562275 38696771 33810787 18881577 16811451 80989 19 71184513 138
ailmwpersmtai apsee ............ 764320431 698436276 9.4 1077319826 974230799 623158176 549923067 1108147703 981380854 454295321 397811755 2185601200 1929115676 133
let reAem fmrallw peru ........ 219892152 177436028 23.9 341789723 296795947 164157538 144826680 386268107 340773054 171495561 142689082 721921206 628288816 149
iwTan t%.0Z rl1 ................... 108282434 95201406 13.7 171 764684 157 797 494 74 870710 72605 37 184 724 035 171071550 64 741 895 54722438 324 336640 298 399358 87
pa-Le tr .................. 27 681955 36792415 39 165 995 50679782 22758318 29 59120a 37 911 442 50041234 16290135 20908799 76 959895 100541241 23.
lr tan. "".""............... 45 410293 2783394963.1 83607 375 63793564 18 864536 14 386 107 97729 022 76589020 44 243 846 20159 820 150 837404 111 134947 7
r .......................... 34 990186 30575 04 14.4 48991314 43324148 33247856 28 628 05 49083571 4444129614 207914 13653819 96539341 86723170 11
anlw elperMtlag t ie ...............111609 718 82234622 35.7 170 025 039 138998453 89286828 72221310 201544072 169701504 106 753 666 87966644 397 584566 329889458 205
t rtr. ............ 4 756196 6 853119 d A 11 T31 1 5 an S44 14 535 74 9133 834 30786 967 28 793559 22 030389 18 825341 67 35 330 56752734 18.7
ant falityret-I. b ................ 2 147 305 2674 421 4 6 021 4721779 1733658 1730 89 4 58 305 4723 671 4 537 922 4 592 368 10 854885 11 040934 & 1.7
get railway opratin lanoo .......... 104 706 217 72 707 082 44.0 177 697 129 139 864 618 73 017196 61 356 581 166 173 800 136 184274 80185 355 64548935 319 376 351 262089790 21.9
Satio of expenses to revenue (proeet) ..... 77.7 79.7 75.9 76.C 79.1 79.2 74 2 74.2 72.6 73.6 75.2 75.4


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BURAU OP TAN)soMr UCOnMMoS AND MTATTICS


Statement No. M-100

OCTOBER 1948


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 127 monthly report of revenuem sd expeme representing 13 Olai I stem railways

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOMB 1948 AND 1947


United States


New England Region A/


Great Lakes Region


Central Eastern Region


________ ___ 4 5 4 .9- T


_1914 ] 1947 increase 194 1947|


UNIV. OF FL LIB.








U.S. DEPOITORY
* __


226 680
S738 587 674
75 316 015
18 183 666
9 944 650
36 088 857
878 120 664
120 858 533
10 428 494
1 607 36'1
d 147 97&

d 1 399 111
110 206 041
148 974 465
21 801 997
d 50 505
S 182 482
----T 227 =68
51 277
126 127 110
16 624 214
331 507 688
10 929 554
23 014 795
651 909 449

226 211 415
100 778 745
22 395 802
51 354 566
27 028 377

125 432 670

11 403 26c
3 152 545
110 876 857

74.2


227 322
664 874 504
75 010 264
12 778 74 9
7 343 062
34 803 979

794 810 558
113 744 5625
10 241 304
1 795 7?.C
d_ 1 053 500
133 805
d 674 343
103 301 526
139 439 S62
19 100 413
dd 99 133
12112 671

210529
119 218 892
15 608 254
310 443 692
10963 495
21 831 302
612 031 487
182 779 071
89 504 78CP
31 862 32G
32 706 845
24935 615

93 274 291

12 821 521
3 573 523
76 879 447

77 .0


11.1
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42.3
35.4
3.7

10.5

63
1.6
a 10.5
22.4
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6.6
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d 0.3

6.5

23.6
12.6
d 29.7

8.4
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d 11 1

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6 493
o20 111 823
5 797 672
610 031
386 862
1 445 831

28 352 419
4 473 231
490 998
92 075

d 1065,65
3 996 723
4 596 654
575 173

100 000
16 684

3 904 797
438 994
11 335 778
441 464
946 170
22 232 291

6 120 126
2 633 944
821 806
876 767
935 371

3 486 184

841 112
551 766
2 093 306
78.4


6 538
t17 616 933
5 888 534
407 854
209 296
1 402 334

25 524 951
4 375 382
480 773
45 87 0

S A2 241
3 930 980E
4 116 163
499 465

16 684

3 600 014
441 466
10908 506
471 270
992 611

21 305 39 c
4 219 553
2 120 457
1 168 446
37 540
914 471

2 09" 0 G6

1 038 672
5 6 152
473 472
8 3.5


23 279
$116 281 242
13 818 733
2 814 773
1 511 585
6 774 79is

141 201 131
19 651 578
1 630 870
214 221

S 585 3 4

24 765 898
3 510 85S'3
d 6 371

276 931
14 67S
20 969 80C
2 490 41
57 365 13]
1 742 59:
3 908 235
109 923 864

31 277 281
13 259 115
3 800 485
b 285 262
4 173 36

18 018 171

2 629 65Q
398 943

14 989 378
77.8


1 -. I 1 .1- 4


23 286
$103 860 146
13 663 40c
2 280 92oE
836 117
6 041 267

126 681 68U
17 482 233
1 617 152
136 564

4 G23
5 243
15 723 715
23 813 44 1
3 313 070
S9 377
277 013
60 958
20 171 777
2 373 141
53 537 301
1 661 496
3 681 242
102 548 854

24 133 026
12 201 536
5 444 776
2 809 126
3 947 636
11931 488

2782 019
490 247

8 659 222
8 0-.9


23 715
IL42 028 104
20 027 764
3 199 548
1 350 591
7 846 023

174 452 030
22 170 469
2 290 281
174 680
--- 6 bp 0
d 143 997
32 631 886
4 533 517



2 "12 707
28 008 455
2 839 405
70 103 682
2 038 148
4 012 414

133 796 004

40 656 026
15 865 717
4 679 188
5 979 683
5 204 646

24 792 309
1 761 760
542 694

22 487 655

76.7


23 89u

*125 097 738
19 101 956
2 303 265
740 526
7920 881

155 164 366
20 628 867
2 300 054
189 867

d g j 14 44
32 060 311
3 837 068
116 000
158 566
d 13 900
27 960 577
2 728 447
67 806 03 9
1984 404
3 721 806

128 929 874

26 234 492
13 740 384
6 632 490
2 797 452
4 310442

12 494 108
1 356 020
604 416

10 533 672

83.1


53 487

$278 421 169
39 644 369
6 624 352
3 249 038
16 066 652

344 005 580
46 295 278
4 412 149
480 976
d _6 6842
14 81
d AIN4 09B
42 228 312
61 994 438
8 619 543
----44 00
452 333
1 972
52 883 052
5 768 809
138 804 591
4 222 205
a 866 819
265 952 140

78 053 440
31 756 776
9 301 479
12 141 912
10 313 385

46 296 664
b P32 722
1 493 403

39 570 539
77.3


Eastern District


1947


53 725

$246 574 617
38 653 892
4 992 047
1 785 939
15 364 502
307 371 197
42 486 462
4 397 97V
372 301
d 26 691


38 023 647
59 989 915
7 649 603

452 263
47 058
51 732 366
5 543 054
132 251 846
4 117 170
8 395 65a
252 784 126

54 587 071
28 062 37
13 245 712
5 644 110
9 172 54 9

26 524 692
5 176 711
1 681 615

19 666 366
8 2.2


increase


d 0.4
12.9
2.6
32.7
81.9
4.6
11.9
9.0
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29.2


11.1
3.3
12.7




4.1
5.0
2.6
5.6
5.2

43.C
13.2
d 29 8

12.4

74.5

1.1
d 11.2

101.2


Pocahontas Region


1948
7 985
449 211 871
1 784 804
577 635
190 247
1 490 326
53 254 683

7 156 409
573 623
24 207

24 152
4 7 88- 6
7 2'272 -123
9 695 066
1 818 644

45 435
d 31 559
7 863 182
952 735
17 309 100
357 512
1 648 007
37 118 629

16 136 054
8 132 430
1 133 051
5 390 630
1 608 549

6 003 624

d 2 014 917
221 215

9 797 326

69.7


1947
7 971
E45 551 53 .
1 832 03 1
403 18
101 431
1 567 390
49 455 571
7 118 149
531 I57
19 292

52 914
d 150497
6 664 483
8 611 769
1 649 202

45 632
41 729
6 878 124
980 997
16 443 120
350 66C
1 452 478
34 957 173
14 498 39S
7 618 745
1 781 126
4 380 576
1 457 043
6 879 653

1 587 983
241 444

8 226 192

70.7


Southern Region Southern District North n Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item 1

1948 | 1947 nrreaen 19 1947 198.e 7 19 194 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 inereen


MKies of road operated at close of month ....
Revenues:
Freight ............................
Passenger ..............................
Hail .... ................................
Express .............................
All other operating revenues .............

Railway operating revenues ............
Expenses
Maintenance of way and structures ........
Depreciation ......................
Retirements ......................
Deferred aintenafce ..................
Amortization of defense projects ......
Sqoalisation ......................
All other .............................
Maintenance of equipment ...............
Depreciation .......................
Retirements ......................
Deferred maintenance and major repairs
Amertisation of defense projects .....
Zqualisation ......................
All other ..........................
Traffic ...............................
Transportation--ail llne ................
Miscellaneous operations ...............
General ................................

Railway operating expenses ............

Net revenue from railway operations .........
Railway tax acerals ....................
Pay-roll taxes ...........................
Federal income t.axe......................
All other taxes ......................

Railway operating income .............

Xqulpment rents--Dr. balance ................
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............
let railway operating income ..........
astto of expenses to revenues (percent) .....


38 083

$94 415 003
9 090 314
2 561 445
1 337 242
4 264 761

111 668 785
17 546 566
1 250 921
75 651
d 58 500
18 514

16 340 024
20 404 145
2 957 959
d 28 312
d 200 272
--193 475
42 920
17 438 375
2 537 775
42 463 012
1 218 567
3 489 707

87 659 774

24 009 011
12 508 517
3 110 460
5 396 997
4 001 060
11 500 494

177 740
239 693

11 083 061

78.5


38 191

$87 069 80U
9 195 S68
1 759 898
1 098 361
4 423 647

103 547 674
17 341 963
1 208 960
252 454
15 223

16 691 150
18 905 096
2 698 525

193 493
93 29L
16 003 365
234017,
40 418 648
1 220 42m
3 301 187

83 527 522

20 020 152
11 234 83G
4 436 246
3095 735
3 702 64

8 785 322
631 60S8
308 025

7 845 488

80.7


d 0.
8.4

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22 881 489
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18 853 575
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7 476 311
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13 834 475
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4 033 126
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30 302 026
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6 024 738
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4 632 288
2 715 076
6 266 229
185 870 241
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52 587 292
24 612 333
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27 974 959
3 905 358
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23 066 366
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d 267 499
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60 591 176
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4 089 526

122 493 197

46 782 116
22 420 597
6 150 612
10920 618
5 349 367

24 361 5196

4 267 266
488 652

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1 740 889
1 064 664
2 756 990
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10 859 070
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d 11 068
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8 830 268
1 809 196
5 399 04 9
1 622 023

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2 204 433
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6 791 951
2 567 627
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1 583 264

9 797 357

2066 615
572 381
7 158 361

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24 796 528
o 420 236
5 168 123
14 267 098

369 191 616
49 860 278
4 191 801
1 026 535
S 82 637
166 272
252 915
44 365 392
56 880 816
8 405 651

535 825
37 944
47 942 501
7 364 895
132 931 185
5 131 270
9 010 262
261 178 706

106 012 910
46 381 022
8 850 612
28 424 27
11 105 383

59 631 686
8 007 723
1 198 234

50 425 931
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25 328 373
5 623 624
4 357 331
13 448 440

334 436 116
46 797 968
4 102 388
1 151 743
d 728 297
75 020
275 068
41922 046
51933 162
7 103 0683
d 81 736
530 549
28 452
44 605 035
6 744 024
121 330 275
5 275 236
8 681 S78
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93 673 450
42 588 626
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19 586 416
10 603 174

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SInclule $13,028.239 ccrWnd in anticipation of major wage wards.
SDecreas.., deficit, or other reverse item.


Subject to revision


Miles of road operated at close of month ....
Revenues;
Freight .................................
Passenger ................................
Mail .....................................
Express........... .................
All other operating revenues .............

Railway operating revenues ............
txpenseee
Maintenoe of way and itructurew ....
Depreciation ............ ..........
Retirement ......... .................
Deferred maintenance ......... .......
Aortliatlon of defense projects ......
Equaleation ..........................
All other .............................
Maintenance of equipaont ..............
Depreciation. .........................
Retiren.toa ..........................
Deferred maintenance and major rael.rs
Amrtisation of defense projects ......
Equalization ....................
All other ..........................
Traffic .................... .........
Traasportation-Bail line ................
Miscellaneous operations .................
General .................................
Railway operating expenses ......... *.

Net revenue free railway operations .........
Railway tax acerals ........................
Pay-roll taxes ......................
Federal income taxes ..................
All other taxes ......................

Railway operating income ..............

Equipment rent--Dr. balance ...............
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............

Net railway operating income .. ....

Rntis of expenses to revenues (percent) .....


. rxcludro Missouri And Arkansas. Not in operation.
8/ Does not include Boston And Albony, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New York Central
returns in Greot lakes Region.
b/ Includes income tnx nod sortax.


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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMIC AND STATIS1Cs


Statement No. M-100


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 127 monthly reports of revenues and expenses representing 131 Clam I steam milways*

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER 191 AND 1947


United States New England Region / Great Lakes Region Central Estern Region Eastern District Pocahontas Region
Item
Percent Percent
1949 1947 increase 1948 1947 1948 1947 194 1947 1949 1947 1icreae 1948 1947
iles of road operated at close of mnoth i.. 227043 227454 0.2 6516 6537 23282 23289 23816 23903 53614 53728 d ~2 7982 7965
Raven s:
Yriht .................................... 6 636 967 6385 789 480 505 14.6 91 626 225 162 751 162 1 057 049 892 $914 706 484 61 279 579 741 11 115 809 669 $2 528 455 858 2 193 267 515 15.3 446 126587 402 456 960
Passungr ......................... ......799411707 800209123 d 0.1 63 611511 63997586 140293991 136901285 203623731 200722876 407 529 23 401621747 1.5 20275176 21701169
Mal .................................... 157 881 362 115 112 762 5 948 889 4 120656 23 752 191 19 998 664 27 265 230 19 620 702 56 966 310 43740 022 30.2 5 170 481 3 692 310
express .................................. 99 886 322 91 908 426 8.7 4 005 785 3 242 711 15 410195 12 683 298 13 916 165 10854924 33 332 145 26 780 933 24.5 2 056 288 1 679 760
All other operating revenues ............ 345549468 329740 392 4.8 14 969 153 14 194 930 62218451 58 712 622 75478108 72262 840 152665 712 145170392 5.2 14523 317 15079 814

ailwy operating revenues ............ 8039 696-497 7 126 451-208 12.8 280 361 563 248 307 045 1 298 724720 1 143 002 353 1 599 b62 975 1 419 271 211 3 178 949258 2 810580 609 13.1 488.151 84, 444 610013
Maintenan of ay and structures ........ 1 126 083 952 1007 714245 11.7 45263255 40 922 290 176098441 153 397261 198961496 174 839 900 420323172 369159451 13.9 66592545 59274979
Deprecation .......................... 103 617 681 101 475 443 2.1 4 903 533 4 799 183 16 246 947 16 150 189 22 790 734 22 448 679 43 941 214 43 378 051 1.3 5 629 609 5 328 173
btirelnts ......................... 11182 388 10 981 429 1.8 257 908 360207 795 548 522 100 1 571 044 1 498 686 2 624 500 2380993 10.2 193 501 136 182
Defred ente ance.................. d 3070613d6 5283263 d 277 6 20 d 8829 208175 d 0598 d 23838-
ortion of defense projects .... 736067. 57.6 6335"5 : -- -8U 78 7.L --DU- 44 155427 75-5-3 84.2 249 617 202 334
squaizat.o .......................... 145,3 7 9 54 2589 i0758 12909f 3 -78a,9,5d- 699474 262565
All ether ........................... 1 013 69 59 9 12 40062272 355 23964 376 113 974 325 717 765 15.5 g 53 345 725
Maintonaoc of equipment ............. 1 404 220 127 1284 877 105 9.3 41 615 018 38 316 693 236 165982 216 769 483 317 387489 294976 842 595 368 489 550063016 8.2 89407359 80542 023
Depreciation ......................... 206 874 61C 191 713 422 7.9 5 473 307 4 976 277 34 461 54 532 685 481 41 653 318 39 288 198 81 588 173 76 949 956 6.0 17 264 144 16 330 864
Retirsont ......::.........::::::..........: 82 060 d 650 2177 4 86 114 45 187 24 946 2 717 4 1 710 759850 410 1 428
Deferred e intenance nd major repair 0015- 7 OU 4 7U47000 2470 Ai 8.0
Asrtisation of defense projects ...... 2 647 166 845 167 276 2 738 74 2 846 643 1 44 1 599 971 4 492 662 4 613 89 454 087 455 837
ZqUEalsation.......................... 1 308 15 1 001 74 308 516 21 393 45400 29 500 553 916 50 895 860 737 687 198
All other ........................... 187 634 555 1083 871 488 9.6 35 975 516 33175 317 198 743 658 181 261 153 274 279 274 i53 833 710 508 998448 468 270 180 8.7 70908241 63109 552
Trffi ............................. 1594.64601 145 025 702 10.1 4 192 658 4030995 23 897 557 21 585 143 26 572 320 24562859 54 662 535 50178997 8.9 10 079766 8 779 525
Transportation-ll line ................3 161221992 2826679005 118 115 732 605 105 169 122 544 478886 487703 865 678723 075 629977346 1338954566 1 222 850333 9.5 164075064 145784273
Mis ellansou operation ................. 109 bl0 816 106 632 734 3.0 4652160 4860502 16714045 15397999 20250004 19430525 41 616 209 39689026 4.9 3679197 3211 202
eral ................................. 224 539 373 201 209 700 11-6 9 446 193 8 954 277 37 428 114 33 880 742 38 683 247 34768 811 85 557 554 77 603 830 10.2 16 284293 13 159 694

Ratila operating epenses ..........W 6 185 340861 5 572138 491 11.0 221 101 869 202 253 87 1 034 783 025 928 734 493 1 280 577 631 1 178 556 283 2 536 462 525 2 309544 655 9.8 350 118224 310751 696
Net reenus fro rail operations ......... 1 854 355636 1 554 312 717 19.3 59259 694 46 053166 263 941695 214 267 860 319285 344 240714928 642486733 501 035 954 28.2 138 033 625 133 858 317
Railway tax rals ................... 856 620934 776 627 337 10.3 24 557 632 21144301 117 085 886 108 274 030 149 b54123 129 569752 291497 641 258 988083 12.6 71614680 70214833
ay-roll t...................... 221 084008 291773 907 d 24.2 8 117 568 11022 489 38 225 112 49 634 676 45 52 115 61279 111 91 665 795 121 936 276 d 24.7 12 417091 15 668 493
4edral ios aW1t xe .................. 373 313 451 249 249 031 T9 7 178798 1507658 3 219 339 19014 283 56 257881 26 735852 99656018 47 257 793 -TT4 43587 912 40 340191
All other txe ..................... 22 223 475 235 604 399 11.3 9 261 266 8 614 154 42 641 435 39 625 071 48 075 127 41 554 789 99 977 828 89794014 11.3 15 609 677 14 206 149

Railwy operating incoe .............. 997 734 702 777 685 380 28.3 34 702 062 24 908 865 146 855 809 105 993 830 169 431 221 111145 176 350 989 092 242 047 871 45.0 66 418 545 63 643 484
equipment rents-Dr. lance ............... 111 83 623 106 668 112 5.0 9 909 319 9 b30 565 26 295185 25260062 14 08 354 13068084 50292858 47 858 711 5.1 618 604 224 614 0O9 046
Joint facility rent-Dr. balance ............ 32 126410 34284573 6. 5 624609 5740183 4117 961 4566 369 5708792 6 317 401 15451362 16 623953 d 7.1 .X934 8 tuS u-t
Net railay7 operating co Ic........... 853 624 669 636 732 695 34.1 19168134 9638117 116 442 663 76167 399 149 634 075 91759691 285 244 872 177 565 207 60.6 82 788238 75 383 728

Rntit oft spnse to revenues (percent) ..... 76.9 78.2 78.9 81.5 79.7 81.3 80.0 83.0 79.8 82.2 71.7 69.9


Southern Region Southern District Northwestern Region Central Western Region Southwestern Region Western District
Item
Percent 91 Penrcent
194 14 7 ln4rease 19 4 1 147194 19947 19M 1947 1948 19147 194 19147 increase


Miles of road operated at close of month ...
Revenusse
right .................................
Pas uoer ..............................
Matil ....................................
Expre.. ..................................
All other operating revenues .............
ailway operating revenues ...........
Wintenaeae of way and tructures ........
Depreciation ........................
Retiresnts .........................
Deterred maintneamse .................*
A-rtisation of defense projects ......
3qualistion .........................

Maintenance of equipment ................
Depreciation ........................
Retireents...........................
0Deferred maintenne and major repair.
Amortiztion of defense projects ......
Iqu tioa................................
All1 other .............................
raff ........................................
Trasportatlon--aLa lie ................
Miscellanr operation ................
Geneothral .................................
Railway operating xpn ses ............
let revenue froe rally operations .........
Bqilwr tax n-Dreal .......................
Pa-roll taxe ..... t ..........*........
ederl inoso tx ....................
All other taxs .........................
allway operating income ..............

qulpent rents--Dr. balance ................
iolnt facility rnt-Dr. balance ...........
et railway operating Loneoe ..........
Ratio of expenses to revenues (percent) .....


38 220 ol_.2a

(799 870 106 15.9
107 495 070 2
16 662 119 38.2
14 638 231 1.4
40 754 452 4.6

979 419 978 11.9
159 681 653 5.1
1 054 042 3.1
2 078 710 6
d 508 028 -
i46 f 25.3
d 69 447 -
145 97955 5.1
178 679 410 8.7
26 019 029 10.0
d 65 616

9420 390.5
152083549 8.4
22 262 989 10.6
378 382 746 11.0
12 377 315 1.3
30 579 685 6.9

781 963 798 9.0
197 456 180 23.5
106 436 237 13.5
41 228 661
30 929 684 64.3
34 277 892 13.8

91 019943 35.3
7 484 929
2 982 445

80552 569 43.7


79.8


46 137
S1 357 099 276
124 713 437
28 192 743
16 b82 609
57 135 152
1 584 033 217
234 461 189
18 057 412
1 573 488
d 949 41
4-433470
661 069
214 665 166
283 569 369
45 878 965
-d 239 520

906 942
235 741 014
34 701 366
584 161 926
16 222 162
48 982 418
1202 098430
381 934 787
192 405 631
43 409 506
94 395 202
54 600 923

189 529 156
d 13 670 288


198 577 515
75.9


46 185 45 513
41 202 327 066 754 674 395
129196239 61 726 81
20 354 429 18 381 225
16 317 991 12 863 134
55 834 266 47 647 713
1 424 029991 895 293 28
218 956 632 145 242454
17 382 215 13 820 325
2 214 892 1 573 154
d 508 08 d a87 A71
349 115 274 475
193 118 d 1 140 I1
199 325 320 13 82 49
259 221 433 146 106 531
42 349 693 24 44447E
1 1 9004 4d10
2479 869 5 al
696 618 21 86;
215 193 101 119 760 09C
31 042 514 17 266 49C
524 167 019 353 143 58
15 588 517 10 435624
43739379 26 045746
1092715 494 698 240435
331 314 497 197 052 85!
176 651 070 89 809 135
56897154 2539724i
71 269 875 27 130 901
48 484 041 37 280 98;

154 663 427 107 243 72.
d 6 544 117 16 433 90
S71 247 1 914 321
155 936 297 88 895 49;

76.7 78.0


45 57
'662 045 30:
61 502 25
13 249 67
13 296 448
44 089 32
794 185 00
130 286 10
13 546 52
994 70
d 74075

6 3 85k
131 459 80S
22 390 317

d2M 054 8

107 519 979
16 029 659
308 268 578
9 878 787
2-, 131 154
619 054295
175 128 706
85 981 648
33 272 205
20 410 845
32 298 598
89 147 058

11 400 737
2 012 301
75 734 020
77.9


53 777
1L 385 568 812
164 485 501
40 747 194
27 612 272
61 872 272
1 680286 051
229 342 974
19 861464
3 489 960
d 665 106
859 403
390 842
205 406 411
280 001 234
40 335 408
d 403 865

22 374
238 765 536
36 322 621
617 061 434
35 582 338
43 120 051
1 241 430 652

438 855 399
209 336 368
42 314 134
112 488429
54 533 805

229 519 051
34 692 325
5 085 623
189 741 083
73.9


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$1 212 546 591
164 130 436
28 185 731
26 155 611
60 412 852
1 491429 221
201 982 073
19 401 123
4 221 198
d 1 9 Q292


28 002

$611 169 297
40 956 719
13 593 886
9 186 162
26 228 619
701 134 683
96 714 163
7 937 262
1 921 286
4 1 55t DOS


28 045 127 292

$519 294 030'2 751 412 504
4.3 758 443 267 169 037
9 582 91 72722 309
9 359 44 496 61 568
24 233 56 135 748 604

606 228 38! 3 276 714 022
87 329 98 471239591
7 767 52 41 619 055
1 169 64 6 984 400
H 1 RAI O4A n200


127 540

;2 393 885 924
269 391 137
51 018 311
48 809 502
128 735 734

2 891 840 608
419 598 162
40 715 177
6 385 544
S 4 53K R52


432 739 33 288 26 42 1 167 170 678725
221 034 1 373 018 691 30 623 725 524 553
179660271 86711542 79 516 89 422 920450 375831015
253 322 829 9. 174 504 90810 016 525 282 269 475 592 654
36 995 750 14 627 586 13 027 50. 79 407 472 72 41 573
4 2574 4?9233d73 R3 -5 19


2 837 047
< 19 'S72
214 657 132
32 687 589
543 274 333
34 706 914
37 900 313
1 103 874 051

387 555 170
193 492 147
56 191 846
87 509 638
49 790 663

194 063 023
33 060 825
5 212 323
155 789 875
74.0


43Z9 ;V47
3 058
84 369 467
16 511 589
267 920478
5 954483
20 633 604
507 108 821

194 025 862
73 572 163
18 099 331
39 642 895
15 829 937
120 453 699
24 234 822
5 053 170
91 165 707

72.3


273 935
78 231 096
15 086 743
228 118 742
6 769 490
18 835 024

446 949 996
15S 278 39C
61 514 385
23 476 426
22 800 88C
15 237 083
97 764 002
20 891956
5 164 745
71 707 29<

73.7


Includes inoome tax and surtax.
Includes $13.0208239 accrued in -nticiption of major age awards.
v Decreee, deficit, or other reverse item.


5 9 .95563
47 295
442 b95 093
70 100 700
1 238 125 500
51 972 445
89 999 401
2 446 779 906

829 934 116
372 717 662
d5 610 707
179 262 231
107 644 724
457 216 454
75 361 053
12 053 119

369 802 282
74.7


5 325 U092
254 363
400 408 207
63 804 191
1 079 661 653
51 355 191
79 866 491
2 169 878 342

721 962 266
340 988 184
112 940 477
130 721 363
97 326 344
380 974 082
65 353 518
12 389 373

303 231 191

75.0


6 .2
14.9
d .8
1.7
5.4
13.3
12.3
2.2
9.4
72.0
18.9
12.5
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10.6
9.9
14.7
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12.8
15.0
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10.6
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15.3

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U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1948 0 800172


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38 155
10 972 689
104 438 261
23 022 262
14 836 321
42 611 835
1 095 681 368
167 868 644
12 427 803
1 379 987
d 949416
183 853
1 380 543
153 445 874
194 162 010
28 614 821
1 930 345
46 205
164 832 773
24 621 600
420 086 862
12 542 965
32 698 125

851 980 206
243 901 162
120 790 951
30 992 415
50 607 290
38 991 246

123 110 211
4 933 936
2 386 998
115 789 277

77.7


S xcludes Missouri and Arxkennl. Not in operation.
SRepreents average of the mileage reported at the close of each month within the period.
SDoes not include Bolton and Altbny, the revenues and expenses of which are included with New ork Central
returns in Greot makes Region.


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

IIIIIII IIIIIII1111ll I 11111111III INTERSTATE CO MERCE COMMISSION
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Statement No. M-100
NOVEMBER 1948


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 127 monthly report of remm md eappa pst r0enui 131 Clau I steam nilwaJm*

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MOnTR OF NOVEMBER 1948 AND 1947

United States New England Region i/ Grat Lakw Bgion Cantrl Eastern Regio Eastern District Pochontas Region
Item
1948 1947 Percent 1948 1947 19 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 Peret 191947
1 increase 194 1947
Xiles of road operated at clo of month .... 226 722 227 310 0.3 6 494 6 536 23 278 23 288 23 715 23 899 53 487 53 723 04 8 008 7 970
laoenuest
Pretigh .................................. $691177269 $625 400633 10.5 (19 992 592 $17 836 678 (109 291 65 9 594 532 .0131587 517 p120 502 391 $260871774 $237953 601 9.6 $44 714 317 $43472 134
pasuesr ................................ 74 220 264 73661 35 .8 5 988 712 5923 921 14 00 251 13780 20 19 481 608 18 777 928 39 473 571 38 482 052 2.6 1867066 1796 550
Ma .................................... 18 875429 13653 170 38.2 595 367 431987 2810182 2263 710 3158 151 2088 367 6 563700 4 784 064 7.2 580 602 387 128.
xqre .................................. 7 898895 11 129 873 d29.0 283 125 425 718 107 94 1 568 031 968 748 1 320416 2 327819 3 314 165 d 152850 217 502
All other operatnl revenues ............ 33 153 955 32 051 032 1499697 1408 860 585302 5687 632 7 352598 7135 894 14 704597 14 232386 1 79500 1386 801
al operating revea..s ............ 825 325 812 755876 093 9.2 28 359 493 26027 164 133 03 346 122894 108 162548 622 149 824 996 323941461 298746 268 8.4 48694335 47260115
Expeflesli
Mataanane of w r ad structures ........ 114 252716 100758 334 13.4 4415971 4 081416 16 94 572 14613 306 19716119 17261272 41073 662 35955 994 14.2 6718143 6534249
Delprciation .......................... 10454 112 10278 359 1.7 491205 490 567 1 63 789 1617 409 2297995 2278 235 4 419 989 4386 211 .8 577 807 533 283
Ratiermen.v ........................... 1505 485 1 462 274 30 82055 58 094 34 471 121182 178527 18 334 607 053 317 61 91.1 34075 98 610
Defeaesinteno e ................... 285 225 813 704 107 771 2527 3 750 A 57 431 104 021 a d 9 -iR --
Amartation of defense projects..... 170 6 7 474 33.9 820 -63 u 21 140 1 41 397 36 729
Equaliatin .......................... 238350 2108070 d 41571 35 981 51 a a 806591 455 338 4 43 78 169 1355 213 465 200 d 94 434
All other ......................... 102169359 87575861 3693369 U 15 5 12069 788 16 774689 14299605 35 999 628 29938069 202 5601664 5 966d
Manltea e of equipment ............... 146 534 883 14 505 868 8.9 4 508546 4016 432 24 76 740 22857 713 32295382 30943 576 61569668 57817 721 6.5 9384958 8578646
Depreciation ............................. 21822 312 19 638 143 11.1 576435 507 787 354 539 3358 282 4 505689 3875 299 8 625663 7741 368 11.4 1 844797 1650086
Retlromnt ........................... 50 843 26 396 d 2 9 961 d 6 42 d 1 72 81 961 -d 2 985
Deferred mntenance and major repairs 38 275 d 191 855 100 000 -- 100 000 44 000 100 000 56
Amerttuit of defros projects ...... 1225 929 113950 7.6 16684 16684 2 937 277 012 1586713 158 564 452 334. 452 260 45415 45 575
IsqltoiO ..o...................... ..4 5424 a 78 004 a 4 941 35 779 1 17 748 924 36 703 260 40 a 117 357
An other ............................ 124 24106 113 971 338 9.0 3 815427 3 491961 210 494 19185 679 27 7 10 26 08o 789 52 529 081 49486 429 6.1 I 75C 271 7 OU0 -3T7
raffo ................................. 16 672 746 15261 895 9.2 439 054 482 054 248 228 2214 408 2901 063 2605 657 5 821 345 5302 119 9.8 914 070 950016
Tr.eportatiso--ai~ lli ............... 325 214 372 313048 664 3.9 11228183 11098029 5630 923 54683 397 69 032 582 68617 702 136 570688 134399 128 1.6 17036796 16732 668
Mi ellaesnis operation ................ 10671084 10659 798 .1 461580 462 946 1675 263 1 645 882 2067 406 1972568 4 204 249 4081 396 3.0 377822 350580
Gmral .................................. 24125 861 21 248 027 13.5 942 888 926 266 4 139 726 3 489 674 4 331 763 3681 916 9 414 377 8097 856 16.3 1 799 160 1450 846
lailor operating epens ...........S/ 637 471 662 595462586 7.1 21996222 21067143 106 31'452 99504 380 130344 315 125082691 258 653 989 245654 214 5.3 36230949 34597005
let rnnme froe rally operations ......... 187854 150 160413507 17.1 6 363271 4960021 26 71 894 23 389728 32204 307 24742 305 65287472 53092054 23.0 12463 386 12663 110
Salary tz zeerelr ........................ 90304 662 80 11 333 12.7 2931 041 2468 60 11 87 998 11328 506 15964613 13087 491 30768652 26884 599 14.4 7084574 7 131 137
peoyroll tes ........................... 22267705 30519 295 1. 894428 1159951 369 544 5 130313 4595948 6375 480 9 182 920 12665 744 d 1135309 '1717 661
Federal Ico tass ..................... 41338250 24 558 624 8.3 1232914 397381 391 731 2214 003 6222209 2574 954 11371854 5186 338 1 9. 4289638 3895 229
AlU other taxes .......................... 26 698 707 25053 414 6.6 803 699 911 270 4 28 723 3984190 5146456 4 137 057 10213878 9032 517 13.1 1 659627 1518 247
Bailey operating ticom ............. 97 549 488 80282174 21.5 3432230 2 491419 14 84 896 12061 222 16 239 694 11654 814 34 518 820 26 207 455 31.7 5 378 812 5531 973
.qaipmat rents-Dr. btl6c ................ 10274766 10683484 38 802516 1044 535 23 ,188 2530435 1611310 1499186 4781014 5074 156 d 5d 1837080 1 1 853 830
Joint facility rent--r. lance ............ 3 209011 3644 203 570258 568 725 34 658 465 015 579291 633 696 1491 207 1 667 436 23456 40
lat railway operating tcoe ......... 84065711 65954 487 27.5 2059456 878159 1213 050 9065 772 14 049093 9 521 932 28 246599 19465 863 45.1 6981636 7 144 826
Ratio of expenses to rmnres (pueont) ..... 77.2 78.8 77.6 80.9 7 .9 81.0 80.2 8 3.5 79.8 82.2 744 7 3.2



Item southern Region Southern District Nothwestern Region Central Western Region Southwetern Region Wetern Ditrict

19i48 1947 Peroen 19 1947 t4 1947 1948 1947 19 11948 19.47 increase
Mil1 of road operated at clon of mnth .... 38083 38 191 d 0.3 46091 46 161 45 526 45 523 53629 3 884 27 .89 28 019 127144 127 426 1 0.2
reht ................................. 92 985 894 84 847 422 9.6 137 700211 $128 319 556 $80 95 855 $71 650 361 $147 353096 0130494 613 65 056 333 57 002 502 $292 605 284 259 147 476 12.9
uaser ................................ 8 985028 9099 467 d 1.3 10 852094 10896 017 5 29 936 5683 594 14 592814 14771 982 3671649 3827 740 23894599 24 283 316 1.
l Al .................................... 2818869 1920457 46.8 3399471 2307 585 2 97 934 2347 779 4 943148 3 180153 1871 176 1033 589 6 912 58 6 561 521 5.
lpr s.................................... 1075306 1730844 37.9 1228156 1948 346 1.21 446 1 615965 2324 614 3059 647 896 860 1 191 750 4 342920 5867 362 d26.0
A1l other operating renues ............. 3870113 5891403 5249613 5 278 204 4 24577 4180 579 6169737 5802 267 2605431 2537 596 13199745 12520442 5.4
Balr operating revenues ............ 109 735210 101 489 593 8.1 158 429545 148749708 93 69 748 85 478 278 175 383 409 157308 662 74 101 649 65593 177 342 954 806 308 380117 11.2
Ixponest
Kantnauso of ayadr structure ........ 17382067 15683765 10.8 24100210 22218 014 14 74390 12731403 24038820 20874359 10565634 8958564 49078844 42564 326 15.3
Deprton ........................... 1252169 1225 411 2.2 1829976 1758 694 92290 1 365 709 2 010 380 1982 082 801 477 785 663 4 204 147 4 133 454 1.7
etirts ........................... 103190 252953 9.2 137 265 351 563 57 903 263 210 329553 413 262 273 711 116 629 761 167 793 101 a 4.0
DefeTred into ................. a 59 900 d 446 696 d 9 900 446 696 6 33 140 d 15 384 a 28760 d 116 834 d 67 4466 194 832 a 329 346 d 327 050
Amrtiution of defense projectt ...... 18 302 18513 d 1.1 59 699 55 45 6 554 4490 U UUU 00 4623 234 2 658 89 796 73 385 22.4
Eqslisation .......... ............ 422817 575 895 886017 481461 59 326 420979 d 355259 d 10404 4 d 473 565 45 540 4 569498 271 396
A1 other .......................... 15 645489 14057689 11.3 21247153 20017 750 18a71457 10672 399 22 022 898 5 10028223 8293986 44923 578 37 620042 19.4
MaLatece of eqipt .................. 19 935829 18022559 10.6 29320 787 26601 205 15 77017 13164 225 29713 874 27530601 10553537 9 392116 55644428 50086942 11.1
Dereciaton .......................... 2969105 2725 924 8.9 4 813902 4 376 010 91 411 2308 417 4286614 3874 255 1 504 722 1338093 8 382747 7 520765 11.5
tirents ........................... d 2..4 3 1 45 d 27 366 d 71 35 6 4 6 54 8 1 356. 34 762 d .1344 L..___ 7 76 26 87
Deferred mantotc acs nd meJ.r repair. 4 a 6F61 ^ 6 445 1 d 4 5450d 11 1 d 131 i80 d 46553 90666 a 236744 d 97 31 -
artlatoa of defense project ...... 19348 19 487 238904 2,9 062 09 550 197 678 281871 82 782 43 70 932 534 691 448 528 19.2
Iqelatimo ...................... 48018 3670 212522 d 12153 74 d 76 7 275 71220 21 d 67 035 a 1 020
Alt other .......... ................. 16 15129 15165 450 11. 24 673400 2 165 79 12749133 10670202 25 166 074 23 462 707 9 123 1 1620 47 03852 419 11.2
Traffio .................................. 2598526 2355 849 10.3 3 512596 3305 865 1 85805 1670845 3 756 951 3 388 454 1746049 1 594612 7 338 805 6653 911 10.3
Trptatlo-a line ............... 42454 975 40 800708 4.1 59 491 771 575533 376 37201748 35217024 64 656 171 60 577 237 27293 994 25 321899 129 151 913 121116 160 6.6
Micellmeous prat ................. 1 140500 1 133960 .6 1518.322 1484 540 981037 1009 540 3414355 3473482 553121 610840 4 948513 5093862 2 .9
Georal ............................... 3566754 3245 563 9.9 5 365914 4696 409 746 803 503 179 4 384 165 3967684 2 214602 1982 899 9 345 570 453762 0.
PAwy operat ig expenses ............ 87078651 81242404 7.2 123 309600 115839409 7 616800 66296 216 129964336 119811817 52926937 47860930 255 508 073 233968 963 9.2
lt rwemm ve earrl ayopertionl ......... 22656559 20247189 11.9 35119945 32910299 20852946 19182062 45419073 37496845 21174712 17732 247 87446733 74411 154 17.5
Ra1ntr t=aeo ol ...................... 11 303 561 11175 769 11 18 388 135 18306906 10 96 418 9273 698 22128405 19404 222 8623052 6 261 908 41147875 34939 828 17.8
r-roll tae ..... 3120160 4240742 4 255469 5958 403 2618969 3 56 144 4389396 5911996 1820951 2447008 8829 316 11 895 148 5
ltenIli e tam ................ 4162 771 3 066 288 35. 8 452 409 6 961 517 4046143 2206 627 18259918 7920996 ,5207926 2283146 21513987 12410769
All other tas ......................... 4020630 3868 739 3.9 5 680 257 5386986 '731 306 3530927 5 479091 5571230 1.594175 1531754 10804572 10633911 1.6
Blatir operating c .............. 11 352998 9 071420 25.2 16 731810 14603 393 10(456 530 9908 364 23 290668 18092623 12551660 11 470339 46 298 658 39471 326 17.3
lqoipnnt rnt.-Der. bele ................ 279746 354460 1 157334 d 1 99 7 142 970 1352434 3479766 3486 235 2428350 2270029 7051086 7108 698 6 .6
Jeott facility rMt-Dr. bal ............ 255 760 352741 490 016 5 93718 Q 232 233 248 850 477 211 577 095 518 344 557 104 1227788 1383049 Z1
et ralmey operating its lao.......... 10817492 8 364 219 29.3 17 79918 15509045 92081327 8307 080 19 353691 14029 293 9 604966 8643 206 38019984 30979 579 22.7
attio of expe.e to rTeamu parentt) ..... 79.4 80.0 77.8 77.9 77.7 77.6 74.1 76.2 71.4 73.0 74.5 75.9


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statmnt No. -ln
BUREAU OP TAuAloWrT scONmaB AWrD Ana


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS 1 STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 monthly sports ofd rvoM ad epei impede Mfti 131 Ct I steam mnaws

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE ELEVEN MWDTHS EI DD WITH NOVEMBER 1948 AID 1947


United States New England egion A/ Greatlae gion Cntl tn Region n Ditrit Pochotas Region
ItPercent
194 19 19 1 19 19 1911 1947 19 194 1 19i47 inreset 191 19947
Hies of rod operatedt close of mntht.. 227015 227430 0.2 6 514 6 538 23282 2389 23 07 23903 53603 53730 L.fA 7 984 7966
leit .................................. 7 328 144 907 #6 414 881 139 14.2 V11 818 817 180 587 840 166 341 557 f 014 301 016 .L 411 167 258 $1 236 312 260 2 789 327 632 sa 431 201 116 14.7 490 840 904 6445 929 094
erger ........................... 87 631 971 873 870 508 69 600 223 6991 507 154 297 242 150681 488 223 105 339 219 500804 44 002804 440 103 799 1.6 22 14224 23 497 719
met ................................ 176 756791 128 765932 37.3 6 544256 4552643 26 562 373 22262374 30423381 21709 09 63 530 010 48524086 30.9 5 751 08 4 079 438
pres ....................*..............* 107785216 103038299 4.6 4 288910 3 668 429 16486141 14 51 329 14 884912 1 175340 35659963 30095098 18.5 2 20913 1 897 262
S other operating revues ............... 378 703424 .361771 424 4.7 16468850 15 60 790 68 070 753 64 400 254 830707 79398735 167 370310 159 408779 5.0 15 902 81 16 466 61
Ral l r operting rvewues ........... 8865022309 7882327302 12.5 308721056 274334209 1431758066 1265896461 1762411597 1569096208 3502 890719 3109326878 12.7 536 846184 491870128
Iatinteeo of oy at structures ........ 1240336668 1108452579 11.9 49679206 45003706 193040013 168010567 218677615 192101172 461396834 405 115 445 13.9 7331068 65809228
Depreciation ......................... 114 071794 111 753 804 2.1 5 394 738 5 289 750 17 877 736 17747 598 25 088730 24 1 6 915 48 361 204 47764263 1.2 6 207 416 5 861 456
etiements ........................... 12 687873 12 44599 2.0. 339 963 418 301 1 142 01 643 82 1749571 1637 00 3 231 553 2 698 603 19.7 227 57 234 792
Deferred mintenane ................. d 3355 d 6096 96 107771 d 30O-222-U5d -16 I 29101
Aortiontion of defense projectss 0 28 84 55.2 107 -19 441 156 56 7238 116* 291 0 239 06
quliatsn............I............ 84281 673233 81093 20301 d 1709 6, d 6 35 9'.d 6168131
1 other ........................947 988 449 67 1.9 43755641 39 092 64 1749895 4 192676372 166 667 726 412 11 60 355 655 834 15,9662095 59 305 786
aint.eoe of equipn:t .....::........... 1550755011 1419 382973 93 46323564 42 333125 260 931722 239627 196 349 68 872 325 90 41 656938 158 607 880 73 8 98 79231 89120669
Depreciation .......................... 228 696 923 211 351 565 8.2 6 049742 5484064 38 00507 36043763 46 159008 43 163 46 90213837 84 691323 6.5 19 108 941 17 980 950
Retirent ........................... 937 671 455664 Sd 0 60 d 2 177 d 954031 44 8226 -dd1 d 17 31,48 20P -2 82 8-! 241428
Deferred mrintnc a r m major repair 3 5 3000 000 29 0471 347 I
Amortiation of defense projects...... 1 3 55 876 4 4 18529 183960 3015 311 3123655 1 6 6 175853 4944996 5 066150 499502 501412
Zqsli ation .......................... 962 907 923 870 26057 57 172 27 652 30 44 288227 87 596 229.0 600 197 569841
A other ........................... 1311 875561 1197842827 9.5 39790943 36667278 219746152 200446 83 301990434 280642500 561527529 517756 610 8.5 78666512 70109894
Traft ......... .................. 176 137 346 160287596 9.9 4 631 712 4513049 26 37785 23799551 29473382 27 168515 60483879 55481115 9.0 10 993 836 9789541
treaporttloin-l line ................ 3486436 364 3139 727669 11.0126 96b788 116267151 600788809 542387 62 747 755657 698 595049 1 475 505 254 1 357 249 462 8.7 18111186C 162516941
mw-ellmomus operStions ................ 120461 899 117 292 533 2.7 5113740 5 3 448 18 389 308 17043881 22 317409 21403094 45 820 457 43 770 42 4.7 4 057 01 3 561 782
general ............................. ... 248665234 222457728 11.8 10389081 9 880543 41567840 37370416 43015010 38450727 94971931 85 701 686 10. 18 08345 14610540
ailo7 operaftingespenae .......... 6 822 812 522 6167 601078 10.6 243 098 091 223 281022 1 141096 477 1028 238873 1 410 921 945 1 303 638975 2 795 116513 2 555 198 870 9.4 386 349 17 345 348701
lot nre .from raeuyopelations ....... 2 042 209 787 1714726224 19.1 65622965 51013187 290661589 237657588 351489652 265457233 707774206 554128 008 27.7 150497011 146521 427
atllm ten oo rals ....................... 946925 596 855 534031 107 27 488 673 23612903 128 958 884 119 654 848 165818 736 141380293 322266293 284 648 044 13.2 78 69925 77 345970
e- 11 to a......................... 243 351707 322293204 d24 5 9011996 12182440 41 917 656 54 764 98 50117 063 67 654591 101 046 715 134602 00 4 13 55240 17 386 154
e.eral Itaco tams............. 414 651701 273 452 193 8 411 712 1 905039 40 136070 21 278093 62480090 28 905 537 111027 872 520886 9 113.2 47877550 44235 420
Al other tas .......................... 288 922 188 259 788 634 11.2 10064 965 9 525 424 46 905 158 43 611766 53 221 583 44 820165 110191706 97 957 355 12.5 17 269 30 15724 396
Bail r operatlg nlcol .............. 1095 284191 859192193 27.5 38 134292 27 400284 161702705 118 002740 185670916 124076940 385507913 269479964 43.1 71797757 69175457
Equipment rents-Dr. balance .............. 122258 390 117351597 4.2 10711835 10575100 28662373 27 790497 15699664 14567271 55073872 52932868 4.0 20413 15 882 876
Joint felty rent-a. balans ............ 35335420 37928776 6.8 6194 67 6308908 4459619 5031384 6 28808 6951097 16942569 18291389 At a 7
Net raily operating icom .......... 937690361 703911820 33.2 21227590 10516276 128580713 85180859 163683169 102558572 313491472 198255707 58.1 9769874 82528 554
Ratio of expenee to revenues (prot) ..... 77.0 78.2 78.7 81.4 79.7 81.2 80.1 83.1 79.8 82.2 72.0 70.2


Southern Region Southern Distriot Northwtern Regn Centrl Westen Rion Southwestern Region Western District
Item
19418 1947 Perent 194 1947 194 1947 19 1947 19 94 1947 19417 nPerent
Mils of rodoperated at lose of month '.. 38150 38216 d 0.2 46134 46182 451 4515 5559 53763 53920 28 000 8039 127278 127 518 a 0.2
Prosrt ................................... $ 003 958 583 884 717 528 13.5 494 799 487 5330 646 622 B34 8702 8 533 695 664 L 1532 921 908 6 343 041 20476 225630 576296 533 5 044 017788 3 653 033 401 14.7
asseg.r ................................ 113423289 116594537 8. 135565531 140092256 673567538 67185 85 179078315 178902418 44.628568 47586183 291063 636 293 674 453 I
Hl ..................................... 25 841131 18582576 37T 31 592214 22662014 20479163 15597449 45690342 31365884 15465062 10616499 81634567 57 579832
press .................................. 15 911 627 16 369073 dL. 18 120765 18266 337 1398458 14 912 413 29 936 886 2921358 10083022 10551 193 54 004488 54676864 d8
All other operating revenues ............. 46 481948 44645855 4.1 62 38476 61112470 52072290 48269901 68042009 66215119 2 8834050 26771155 148 948 49 141256175 54
Laln operating renus ............ 1205616578 1080909571 11.5 1742476762 1 572779699 988 763036 879 661279 1855669460 1648737883 775236332 671821563 3 619668828 3200220785 13.1
xepeases:
Iinte of ry andstructures........ 185250711 175365418 5.6 258561399 241174646 159716844143017511 253381794 222856432107279797 96288545 520 378435 462162488 12.6
Depreciation .......................... 13 679 972 13 279 454 3.0 19 887 388 19 140 910 15 212 619 14 912 237 21 871 844 21 383 205 8 738739 8 553 189 45 823 202 44 848 631 2.2
etirements ........................... 1483177 2 331663 d4 1710753 2566 455 1 731 057 1257 915 3 819 513 4 634749 2 194997 1286270 7 745567 7178934 7.9
ferred e m...............:..4d 1009316 4 954724 _- L.__2 d 9547d tIo 5 6474 32101 A1d 693866 2 A 1329679 2036 635. 2344p59 4 i -
Amortimti o f defense projects ......165 294 22. 3 493 169 l4U4357 381 O 244 053 .O a4.1 478 974 29081 1 256 966 752 108 67-1
lisatlo ......................... 1 803 360 506447 256.1 1567 086 674 578 880 809 33196 355 84 116992 899453 645 762 54228 795950 d93 2
Al other ............................ 169 091363 160037284 5.7 235 912 319 219 345 070 5 12-7 326 251 2274293 08 198 313638 96739765 87810878 467 843 027 413450 767
aintenace of equipment ................. 214097839 196 701969 8.8 312 890156 285 822 638 16148354 144 624 034 309 715 108 280 853 430 109 728 041 100 202 132 580926697 525679596 10.5
Depreciation ....................... 31583926 28744953 9.9 50692867 46 725903 27 035 69 24698734 44622022 4087 006 16 132308 14 365 599 87 790219 79934339 9.8
Retirements ...........26............... d 266 n I4 5221.6
Deferred maintenanceat ejor rep;;.,s "a d4145e ; I A Re 4AI45129221lpd1 4 3025d 572.7
rtiatio of defenseprojets ...... 212824 2 1751 40 62 719 2252487 1406 82 44 0 5
Iqnl satin ........................ 94223 13090 694420 582931 34016 AL.. A 14406 d 19 6 62 265 714 d 19 7AO 253343 -
An other ............................. 181747902 167248999 8.7 260414414 237358893 132509223 118190181 263931 610 23183 93 49 85 86 417 304 489933618 442727324 10.7
Trtflo ................................. 27 22016 24618 838 10.6 38 213 962 34348379 19 102295 17700704 40079572 36076043 18257638 16681i35 77439505 70458102 9.9
tTranportation-4al liam ................ 462 541 837 419183 453 10.3 643 653 697 581700394 390345336 343485 60 681 717 605 603 851570 295214472 253440641 1367277413 1200777813 13.9
Icellasmos operation ............... 13 683 465 13 511 275 1.3 17 740484 17073057 11416 661 10888 327 38 996 693 38 180 396 6 507604 7 380 330 56 920958 56 449 053 .8
eSeral.................................. 36 264 879 33 825 249 7.2 54 348 332 48 435 789 28 792 54 25 634 333 47 504 216 41 867997 23 048 206 20817923 99 344 971 88 320 253 12.5
Ballay operating seUses ............ 939058857 863206202 8.8 1325408030 1 208 554903 770 857233 685 350511 1371394988 18223685868 560035758 494810926 2702287979 2403 847305 12.4
Net me fro ril operations ......... 266 557721 217703 369 22.4 417 054732 364 224796 217 905803 194310768 484 274472 425052015 215 200574 177 010637 917380849 79637.3420 15.2
Ballwr tUa soroI ........................ 132094512 117 612 005 12.3 210793 766 194 957 975 100 205549 95255346 231464773 212 896 369 82 195215 67776297 413 865 537 375 9288012 10.1
oll taxe ........................... 34 11 569 45 469 403 47664 969 62 855 557 28 016 211 36 08 349 46 703 530 62103844 19920 82 25923 434 94640023 124835627 4
federal iom tam.................... 54 97U 061 33 995 972 102 847 611 78 231 392 31 17705 22 617 472 124 748 347 95 430634 44 850821 25084026 200776 218 143 138 132 40.
A other tams ....................... 43 011 882 38 146630 12.8 60 281186 53 871026 41 012 88 35 829 525 60012896 55361891 17424 112 16768 837 118 449 296 107 960 253 9.7
Railtw operatic lgcom .............. 134463209 100091364 34.3 206260966 169266821 117700254 99055422 252 09699 218155646 133005359 109234340 503515312 420445408 19.8
aipment rnts-r. alaeo ................ 5 213 683 7 839389 d 227 l2 d OAl AT 17576876 1275171 38 172 091 36 547 060 26663 172 23161985 82412 139 72462 216 13.7
Jolnt fiility rn t-. balm ............ 2 642757 3 335186 111944 5864965 2 14655 2261 151 5 568834 5 789 418 5571 514 5721 853 13 280 907 13772 4228
et rdlway operate income ........... 126 606769 88916789 42.4 216 376643 171445343 9797681 84041100 209074774 169819168 100770673 80350502 407 622266 334210770 22.0
Ratio of expenses to reoue. (percent) ..... 77.9 79.9 76.1 76.8 78.0 77.9 73.9 74.2 72.2 73.7 74.7 75.1


* m1dse miseorl and Arkhaess. lot in operation.
S presents aVrge of IluOas reported at the olos of eh month within the period.
SDoes ot Incldae eston eAd Alba the revenues and uIpons of which ure included with 1 Tork Central
returns in GrWet Lakes region.


/ scludes inome tax an surtax.
SIleldes t$33.60.068 scrued toi ticpation of major wage rd*.
Deacras. deficit. or other reverse tIS.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1949 O 800172






UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA e /a.L / v '

IliIIIIII 111111111111iiii Iii 111111 11i l INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08730 5156 MBUREAU OFTAMMraTr00W o IMAND


Statemt No. M.I10
DECEMBER1948


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 127 monthly reportsdo toevm sad Mpense reprem ting 31CLa I team railways*
(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH or ICENBER 1948 AND 1992

United States New Englnd Region/ GreCt akes BReion Cntral Estun Beion Eastern Ditriet Pob-hont- Region
Iten
1910 197 n 19s 97 198 1947 19i 197 1947 4 19447 nc ee o 29 48197
e of roea operated at lo.te of mth .... 26 681 227 279 d 03 6 479 6 53 237) 2-3 284 23 759 23 890 513 53 705 0. 8 008 7 97
prtI ................................ 64 027909 1627924 918 32 220 487 67 18 578 819 $104 532 571 8680560 120 968 830 112930 623 245 989071 $20 190 002 6.9 42472555 48 133 807
emr ....................................... 90 671455 89 461 887 4 6744510 6844426 19 096462 18411 37 22040 008 21 469 14 47880980 46724942 8.5 2560 52 2140 64
Mat2 ..................................... 3a182618 41415 6854 711736 1576 921 3349070 3621397 3 512388 7 578 535 7 573 194 12776 85.3 4 807662 1416 119
mpess................................... 9845947 12800059 2 310355 431521 1200195 1507 460 1106200 1601127 616 75c 3540108 i 17886 237 287
An other opeIat s ren ven............. 34826 019 32714 261 5 1540 560 1553035 8 156 73 5882744 7015113 6530 005 16 712 40 13965784 T 1326503 1494811
lallr opmeatit rvemus ............ 806 553 948 804 316 808 .3 29 794 831 28 984 722 136 335 033 128 103 534 154 642 539 150109 433 380772 403 307 197 689 4.4 47 345741 47 422 648
IMintesMme of wmry.s trMutures........ 107384 98 104364253 2.9 4754659 4386197 16 37202 15745 21 17 404693 18452993 38 531 372 38584 403 & 5229 020 6624 932
preloatlo ......................... 10719466 10538 481 1.7 491 197 484 478 161788 1 673 711 2493367 2397 636 4 602 452 4 55 82 609178 548 896
etirments ........................... 4878102 4938464 414695 284997 100123 1043134 782283 424589 a198217 1752720 2 4 2 316 51660
ieferrd maitseo .........1....... 6J 4 1 266 987 250000 311 42518 4 5 893 207 482 6 2-4 -
Amortization oee rot ..o....4 P, 169 7u 788; 2 658 11 2 23 9 23 19 047 11 60.2 27 189 26 893
ullt ......................... 930674 568 14 a 81096 203 01 1 709 64 266 997 835 569 733 313 2464121 797 295 209.1 236274 168 131
Ill ot. 9.......1............ 1 9069700 S 7 .6 6SU3 3 19 737 12 035 42 12759 024 13 324767 14 894114 29 040053 31 472 875 a 7.7 4 358695 6I
IlateaIses. of quipent ................. 18 14 254 138743 474 9.7 5 256654 4291310 2598204 23469266 34 447 538 31 199 469 65686238 58960045 9 879 942 8584 300
Depreotion ......................... 28128 903 19 115 800 15.8 608 429 515 581 3 593 12 3 093 675 4 478 781 552 837 8 680 331 7 162 093 21.2 1 848 725 1 654 675
Retiremt.......................... A 9, 3 1 -7- 299 07 4 3 47 2 99,5 1 5562 a 69 269 3598
Deferl mintenane and ma jrrepairs -- 1 191 4 600 000 273 8 -i 47 000 92693 826 388 9 63 -
Amrtiaaon f desemprojects ...... 1226017 1251186 a 20 16685 16 685 276 T7 277 104 158 727 158 552 452 341 &* 1 45 417 45 450
lto .......................... 93 --- 260 57 172 2d 52 4 a 28 d 87 596 19 t
Uth.r ........................... 129 24 166 9 599 866 8.1 4 031540 3759 047 98 27 429 5 56 63 1 U 91 8 59 26 7 457
Trattic ............................... 17 679 851 16043 549 10.2 443 990 459 040 2663 91 2326 550 3335 907 2 822 726 6 443 813 5608 316 14.9 971 683 1061 714
Traseportatlos-asil line ................ 334 704 188 337 399 393 & 8 12122363 12283 596 59 885 26 63909 998 70463 898 70778 330 142471 530 146971 924 3. 17 554 591 17 764 699
MNiullSau oep.atios ................. 11262341 11 873972 4 50625 487 017 1 737 99 1 885 145 2189 622 2 145 236 43 78 237 4 517 398 371 244 354 843
eneal .................................. 25568632 22945 019 i 950430 913611 4826 25$ 4224 356 4684865 3612729 10461550 8750696 6 1891133 1847910
ailwve operti s epneo ......... 648 741 564 631369660 2.8 23 978 721 22 820771 111 467 49 111 560 528 132 526 523 129011483 267 972 740 263392 782 1.7 35 897 613 36 238 398
let reese from nr operations ......... 157812384 172947148 B.B 5816110 6163951 24 867 53 16 543 006 22116 016 21 097 950 52799663 43804907 20.5 11448128 11184 250
Aslast aymenals ........................ 81604936 80852693 2246369 2395 038 12124 35 4399 710 11873 650 11209 798 2644 37 18004546 458 7 486 376 6925 074
Par-oll tes .......................,... 21578888 31196 212 a 813 807 1065 376 3 67717 5 343 730 4 547 797 6520930 9 03880 12930 036 30.1 1 100 445 1 70 385
Meera trcon tea ...................... 33659296 23908 619 40.8 543084 479 392 348044 .4 58 596 2946284 112449 6969808 1 3991 755 4 691096 3557 861
Anl other ta. .......................... 26366752 25747862 2.4 889478 850270 4966 73 3 63 57 4 379 569 4 576 419 10235784 vw Ugo 12.9 1694 835 1636 828
Nall-W op atl inc. om .............. 76 07448 92094455 17.3 3569741 3768 913 1274318 1214 296 10242366 9888152 26555291 25800361 2.9 3 961752 4259176
Ielpest rts-4. alo.e ................ 8995833 11 443 199 AI42 9807891 1112622 2183557 3 488 008 989 956 1753 355 4 154 321 6353985 a 34.6 6 15 96 305413
Joint facility r .t-r. balance ........... 549676 3982 163 566748 443 28 409 438 683914 780 070 1 094874 1 756 256 216 98 2T
Net llrail operatic l lae .......... 64661939 76669093 17 2621 278 2089543 10116 32 8 245 850 8 568 496 7 354 727 21306096 17690120 20.4 5 310 919 6094416
Ratio of ezpese to rase percent ) ..... 80.4 78.5 80.5 78.7 81.8 87.1 85.7 85-9 83.5 85.7 75.8 76.4


Southern Region Southern District Nor rn Region Central Weten Region Southwetern Region Western Ditrict
Item
Percent Percent
_____1948 1947 trase1944 1947 198 1947 1948 1947 19i 1947 19__ 1947 crease
Miles of reed operated at loe of oth .... 38 024 38 177 0.4 46 032 46 147 45 22 45 536 53 627 53 872 27 987 28 019 187136 17 427 012
Frerit .................................. 90528 431 89 465 401 1.2 $13 000 786 6131 599 208 (69 613 05668 505 133 $135 998 813 137 720764 $63 425 834 $59 909 811 b69 038052 $266 135 708
Pusseer ............................... 11 981 405 11 180 134 7.2 14 541 757 1 320 758 7 05 40 6 559 743 16 860 864 18 308 544 4 333 914 4 547 900 28248 718 29 416 187 L
lMal ..................................... 3811480 6907685 A4.4 4619142 8323 804 2665 59 4451277 6293 303 12093962 2 01 62 3769787 10990282 20315 026
17p2r .............................. 1727160 2044 270 1 906 029 2 281 557 1364 67 1798 486 2 787 391 3683 318 1171210 1496 590 5323168 6978 394
An1 other opeomtt rwmtes. ............. 4153413 4263147 -6 5479916 5757958 3747 22 3707903 6243850 6801908 2642323 2480708 12633695 12990519 1
Balln ofpeatiagrenes ............ 112 201 889 113860637 & 15 159 547 630 161 283 285 84 444 95 85 022 542 168 184 221 178 608 496 73 604 901 72204 796 326 233 915 335 855 834
lManteme of Wa s Itratlrese ........ 14 938 601 15459 324 2 20187621 22084 256 14 084 82 12060 933 24 154356 22284109 10426667 9350552 48665305 43 69 594 11.4
Depectationl .......................... 1337746 1273939 5 1946924 1822835 13 06486 1403443 2041 725 1988 435 821679 767 943 4170090 4159 821 .2
I .tlramti ........................... 1103994 1155 962 45 1101678 1207 622 384 41 956 333 670996 791751 522570 20 038 1578 207 1978 122 g.2
afemre. maitenane .................. a 12266303 6 122 681 6. 1|0 6 t 21 3 01 1, 099 6. 56 597 254 103 d15151 275 218 21d049 113042 -
Aer strtites f ofeseds projetsl ...... 2261021 41 2.8 4 79 4 4 26 170 0 8_1 509 _, ru67 0146 4_ le 506 --
Iqw altota .......................... d.803. 6 d6 5 06447 .- a 887 76 71 895 5 i 6t 1169926. 9 4 455i 65 d : %,690 1 -
l other .............................. 20 5.7 a 18 778987 19 43611500 48 10204 191 21 618 224 T79WT 10 1-1-F 74 43 ion c9 2 66 424 10.1
Maatene o equipment ................... 20063970 18885280 6. 29 943 912 27 469580 15 020 01 13627338 30631 929 28 881710 10 839 974 9804 801 56 512104 52313 849 8.0
lDeprenation .......................... 3 043 151 2758 018 10.3 4 891 876 4 412 693 2605 680 2 184 872 4 355 132 3998 49 1 595 884 1 357 693 8 556 696 7 541 014 13.5



Wesfto .................................. 814431 2 427 6 15.9 3 786114 3 489 330 1881 87 1 696 450 3 751 279 3 590 16 1 816 958 1 659 293 7 449 924 6 945 90 7.5
fnRasurtatos-i. ..................... 4373745 44591 047 61287336 55 74 37 781 82 621495 64 988776 64 181 868 28 25464 27 674 896 130 94 322 128 071 723 8
amieklltnea *openate j............... .. 3 050 1 8 977 1 696,94 17379 820 1088626 1 1293377 3534 128 3 784 959 565 06 704 418 5 187 810 5618 754 l
3qt ...t............................... 6146 994 3 46386 508 127 52311 7 2715 0 2 526 670 4547113 274 597 2 35992 2 081320 9598 955 8882587
Amothetr ........................ 86 51791 86210 070 122409 404 12244 468 72571728 6725727 131547 581 12699740 54 240111 51275 280 258739420 245528410 5.2
Nat fIm rel rels oplwa ies..r...... 25 690098 27650567 6 7.1 37138 226 38 834 817 11873 065 17766 815 36 636640 51611093 19364790 80929516 67 874495 90307424ae
Iol taso........................... ... 1071024 112739393 T1 03 71140 18 664467 7 915 567969 19 91 3141 27 354960 7854108 261691 34803164 44 183 68 73
rq taeon 1...................... ..... 04795 4546735 a 4 147 84 6 077120 2 466 0 3578 569 4299 978 6038191 1846 090 57 296 81392 868 12189 0567
dis e iotaeimt..o- ................... 6 377152 3250913 7 110689624 6808 774 1023501 1 519 078 10 08889 15 04144 435731 4 1108 15621240 21091 600 54
l oter tM .......................... 3 64707 4 141745 a 3 5 341912 5778 573 3 554 84 3449 72 55684264 6 274 987 1650708 1 178 315 10789056 10905 024 .
*1wa opewattag iNome ................ 12619 07 15911 174 0 16580 826 20 170 2 50 4837150 91994466 16783499 24256 473 11 510 681 12667 825 33 071 331 46123 7414
3 imait rmate--Ir. balamne ................ 82371 561810 *.9g 6 1483594 A 1 4942 03 1 046 813 1479944 2786609 2920 932 2491 684 2182541 6325106 6 583 417 .
ai st toiUty remt-4. tela.. .......... 172 369 495 287 -as3 3a 17 7-5 46 9 96218 379 226 452 891 527 268 516 526 603 953 1 065635 1510 447
et ratnsw oiperaUtl Ieses .......... 12364334 14 854677 1 17675253 20949093 3 694 L19 7340276 13483999 20808273 8502472 9881331 25680590 38029880 d 3 2
Latio of pnses to reenmoe (pe am) ..... 771 71 57 76.7 75.9 85.9 79.1 78.2 71.1 73.7 71.0 79.2 73.1


ha se Missori ulam hzumau Not in operation.
f Doe not iasse. Noetoes AlrAmI the rweme a se expenses of kwhih ere inolLd with New I ork Oetral
retias is rest akes les.
I m5.1.. iseam teae a d rte


Includes $15.912.299 accrued 1 anticipation of major wva awards.
Decrease, deficit, or other refers item.


Subject to remvi








Pag 2


Stetmet No. M-N1


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
MUmAU O IURAMNSPOT KCONOMmS AND erAIMln


OPERATING REVENUES AND OPERATING EXPENSES OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

Compiled from 127monthly reports of revenues and epees representing 131 Cla I steam rahway *

(SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES NOT INCLUDED)
FOR THE TWELY MONTHS EIDED WITH DECEMBER 19114 AND 1947


United States New England RegionA / Great Lan Region Cartnlt Euastn Begion astn Dtrict Poahonta BReion
Item
Percent Percent
_1941 1947 increnet 19i8d 1947 19 1947 17 19118 19417 19g 19147 .rceae 19 1 197
tils of roAd opeatdadt closeof .nthl.... 226981 227415 d 0.2 6511 6537 23281 23285 23802 23902 53594 53 724 &0.2 7986 7966
Rarenum8s
9I716t .................................. 17 976 172 815 7 042 806 057 133 232 306 487$199166 659 1270 874128 1112981576 $1532 136 087 1 349 242 8833 035 316702 (2 661 391118 14.1 535 313 259 488 062 901
Peassoaw ................................ 964 303 426 963 332 395 .1 76 344733 76765933 173 393704 169 092 861 245 145 347 240 969 946 494 883 784 486 88 740 1.7 24 702 594 25638 343
l.................................... 199939409 170181615 17.5 7255992 6129564 29911443 25883771 33935769 29'287604 71103204 61300939 16.0 6558745 5 495557
Eras .................................. 117 631 163 115 38358 1.5 4599265 4099950 17 686 336 15758789 15 991 113 13776 467 38 276714 33635206 13.8 2 388007 2134 549
Another operating remnves ........... 413 529448 394 485 685 4.8 18 009410 17 156 825 76 227 488 70282 998 89 845 820 85 928 740 184 082 718 173368 563 6.2 17 229 320 17 961 426
a l y operating rennes ............ 9671 576 261 8 686 644110 11.3 338 515887 303 318 931 1 568 093 099 1 393 999995 1 917 054 1361 719 205 640 3 823663122 3 416 524 566 11.9 584 191 982 539 292 776
sitoroms of wa and structures ... 147720967 1212816831 11,1 54433865 49389903 209412033 183755780 236082308 210554164 499928206 443699847 12.7 78539708 72434160
Deprecition ......................... 124 791 259 122 292 282 2.0 5 885 935 5774228 19495624 19 421 309 27 582 096 27 124 550 52 963 655 52320087 1.2 6 816 594 6 410 352
etirents ........................... 17 565976 17382641 1,1 754659 703298 2143258 1686416 2531854 2061 609 5429771 4451323 22.0 225260 286452
Defenaist e ................. 350206 7 36955 357771 -d 046 129 1796 410. 38 2055158446 -
Amrtisation of defense o .... 1 39 306 1 398 549 31.5 6 bo- -- 57 665 175614 84 974 1084 318203 265956
aqmlasnaue.......................... 87 864 105 091 .A 6 d- 6 3 -
ll ter .......................... 1 206 938 648 1079 002 223 47 4 03 42 912 377 187 717 011 162 654 492 206 001 140 181 561 840 387128 709 14.0 71 179651 65471400
lat tenanesof equip ...me .......... 17.. 1702897265 1558126447 9.3 51580218 46 624435 286913768 263096462 384 130410 357119887 722624396 666840784 8.4 108672259 97704969
Dcit.......................... 250826003 230467374 8.8 6 658171 5 999645 41 598208 39 137 438 50637 968 46716 334 98 894347 91853 417 .7 20957 666 19635625
Retirefnts ...........................O 10309 7 563 525 -- 650d 21771 92 d 56j 97 3137 d 25191 124436 d 8965 "- 89 104 d 45026
Deferred alanteac ande asnUor repair UU u 27D3 UU 43-9 874 91! 8 439 8 174 10 8.
tation of dense prjets ...... 4 14 80 887 200 214 200645 3292012 3 400 759 1 904 8I 1 917 087 5 397 109 5 518 491 544 919 546 862
the ........................ 1441199550 1317442682 9.4 43 822 483 40426 322 241842568 220614562 331 874937 308 071783 617539988 569112 667 .5 87258778 77567508
TStlo .............................. 193 817196 176 331147 9.9 5075702 4972089 29042701 26126101 32 809289 29991242 66 927692 61089432 9.6 11965519 10791 255
lnresprttina--il line ............... 3 821 140 552 3 477 127 063 9.9 139 083 151 128 550 747 660 674 078 606 297 260 818 219 555 769 373 379 1 617 976784 1 504 221386 76 198 666 451 180 281 640
Niseollamoue operations ................. 131744 240 129166 504 2.0 5 564365 5810 465 20127 298 18 929026 24 507 031 23 548329 50198 694 48 287820 4.0 4 428263 3 916 625
General ................................. 274 233 866 245 402 747 11.7 11339511 10794 154 46 394095 41594772 47 699 875 42063457 105433481 94452 383 11.6 19974586 16458 450
ailjy operating epenses .......... 7 471 554086 6 798 970739 9.9 267 076 812 246 141 793 1 252 563 973 1 139799 401 1 543448468 1 432650458 3063089253 2 818 59 652 8.7 422 246786 381 587099
ot rwenue ro ralw operations ......... 2200022175 1887673371 16.5 71439075 57177138 315529126 254200594 373605668 286555182 760573869 597932914 27.2 161945139 157705677
seilwy ta cereals ....................... 1028 530532 936529355 9.8 29 735042 26007941 141083237 124061851 177 692386 152725429 348510665 302795221 15.1 86 185 63 84271044
Pas-ro1 teas ......................... 264 930596 353489 416 425 1 9 825803 13247 816 45 594832 60108 719 54 664861 74175521 110085496 147 532 056 a 14 652 845 19 116539
4ederl income tax" ................. 448 310997 297 676 398 8 954 796 2 384 431 43 616 510 16 701 196 65 426 374 29 326 873 117 997 680 48 412 500 143.7 52 568 646 47 793 281
All other ts ....................... 315 288939 285 363 541 10.5 10 954443 10 375 694 51 871895 47 251936 57 601151 49223035 120427489 106 850 665 12.7 18964139 17361224
Raelre operattng inco .............. 1171491643 951144016 23.2 41704033 31169197 174445889 130138743 195913282 133829753 412063204 295137693 39*6 75759509 73434633
qaipment rnte-Dr. balance ................ 13 254223 128 794 796 1.9 11 692624 11 687 722 30 845 949 31 278 505 16 689 620 16 320626 59228 193 59 286 853 .1422 007 269 17 938 29
Joint facility raot-r. balance ............ 37885097 41910937 49.6 6162 541 6875656 4 902 905 5 440822 6 971998 7731165 18 037444 20047643 T1 t003Y 27149 9
Net rallar operating icom .......... 1002 352 323 780438 283 28.4 23 848868 12605819 138 697 035 93419 416 172251664 109777962 334797567 215 803197 55,1 95080793 88 622970
Ratio of epenses to reenen percent ) ..... 77.3 78.3 78.9 81.1 79.9 81.8 80.5 83.3 80.1 82.5 72.3 70.8


Southern Region Southern District Norrthwestern Rgn Central Wetern Region Southwesten Region Western District
Item
Percent Percent
___194i8 1947 increase 19 197 1948 1947 19l8 1947 1918 1947 1948 19n7 oretae
Kilos of rod operated at close of manti.... 38137 38215 L 0.2 46123 46181 45514 455558 53752 53915 27998 28037 127264 127510 l 0.2
1reight ..............................1.... 1094 487 014 #974 182 929 12.3 01 627 800273 L 4622245 830 904 483 65 802 200 797 1 668 920 721 $ 480761968 739 651464 636 206 344 3 313 055 840 2 919169 109 13.5
PausMr ................................ 125 404 694 127774 672 1 150107 288 153 413 015 74 410 69 73 745 59 195 939 179 197 210962 48962 4 5213408 319312354 323090640 R
i2 ..................................... 29652 611 25490261 36 211 356 30985818 2314452 20048 72 51983 64 43459 846 17 49668 14386286 92 624849 77 8948581
eqprss .................................. 17638787 18413345 20026794 20547894 15 349 14 1671089S 32724277 32896576 11254232 12047783 59327655 616552358 ..3
Al other opratin rewenus.. ......... 50635365 48909002 67 864685 66870428 55819 81 51 977 804 74285859 73017027 31476372 29251 86 161 582045 154246694 4.8
tallna operatitaerenns ............ 1317 818471 1 194770209 10.3 1902 010 396 1 734 062 9851 073207 82S 964 683 821 2023 853 681 1 827 346 379 848 841231 744026 35 3945 902743 3 536056559 11.6
Maitetencs of wy end structnr ........ 200209312 190824742 4.9 278749020 263258902 173801127 15507844 277536150 245140541 11770646 10563909 569043741 505858082 12.5
Dpreciation .......................... 15017718 14553 392 3.2 21 834 312 20963744 16 519 30 16 315 68 23 913569 23 371639 9 56041 9 32113 49 993292 49008451 2.0
retirement ........................... 2587171 3488099 58 2812431 3774551 2 115 69 2214248 4490509 5426211 2 717 56 1516 308 9323774 9156767 1.8
earr msi.ntenmae .................. 1 1899 4 1 7 -d 131 997 10 7 0 7 d Z3252 29 1 A 4 29.6
Aortiation of defense project ...... .22.74 541 0 7'7;5 01
laallessten .......................... 6 86 105 09 81000 8786 105091 6
A other ............................ 183511655 173684633 5-7 254691306 239156033 15517460S 137530442 249047532 218107437 106871553 9707960 511093688 452717481
Maintenance of equipment ................. 234161809 215587249 8.6 342834068 313292218 176 50374 158 251 372 340347037 309735140 120 588 01 110 006 93 637438801 577 99 445 10.3
Deprection .......................... 34627077 31502980 9.9 55584743 51138605 2964156 26 883 606 48977154 44868454 17 728192 1572329 96346913 87475352 10.1
tir t........................ .......... 02 8 0 2 2 937 127 60o6 3 147 28 373I 6171 ,52254-
m ?ortitatnon of defense projects ...... d 3 3.7 2 867437 3 zT 9 41u 3425704 34 5--s 9 44459 4 2.
other ............................. 198735910 183300089 8.4 285994688 260867597 144926416 129405507 290047749 262880491 102 690 707 95 176 42 537664874 487462418 10.3
Trafio .................................. 30034 557 27 046 455 11.0 42 000076 37837710 20983981 19 397 154 43 830851 39 666 203 20074596 18 34064 84 889428 77404 005 9.7
ransportatlon-4at lin.e ................ 506 274582 463 774 501 9.2 704 941 033 644056141 42812641 379700 561 746 646 381 668 033 438 32344993 28111537 1 498 222735 1328 849536 12.7
Miscllaneous operations ................ 15 008 515 14 894 252 19 436 778 18 810 877 12 505 287 12 017 704 42 530 821 41 965 355 7 072 66 8 084 74 62 108 768 62067 807 .1
Oeral ................................. 39 881 873 37 289 074 7.0 59 856459 53747524 31 0839 28 161003 52 051 329 46142594 2538419 22 899 84 108 943926 97202 840 12.1
Blilway operating pnses ............ 1 025570648 949416273 8.0 1447817434 1 31003372 843428961 752606 38 1502942569 1350683271 61427586S 546086206 2960647399 2649375715 11.7
Net rweavn from railway opratlioa ......... 292 247823 245353936 19.1 454192962 403059613 22977886E 212077583 52091 112 476 663108 234565364 197940153 985255344 886680844 11.1
always tas zaccrls ....................... 145165536 129351398 12.2 231351166 213622442 107241464 103822715 251377914 240250989 90049 32 7603798 448668701 420111692 6.8
Pairoll taxes ........................... 37 159 364 49 816 138 625.4 51 812 209 68 932 677 30263 011 40 386 91 51 003 50 68 142 035 21 766 37 28 495 73( 103 032 891 137 024 683 2
7eralla taxes ..................... 61347 213 37 246 885 113 915 859 85040166 32 412 08 24 156 55 134 777 246 110472076 4920813 29 595 106 216 397 458 164 23732 1.8
All otertaes ......................... 46 658 959 42288 375 10.3 65 623098 59 649599 44 566 37 39279 247 65 597 160 61636878 1907488 17 94715 129238 352 118 863277 8.7
Ballvw operating inom .............. 147082 287 116 002 538 26.8 222 841796 189 437 171 122 537404 108 254 868 269 533198 236 412 119 144 516 041 121 902 16 536586 643 466569112 15.0
qmlpmet rntsc-Dr. balance .................. 5296054 8400599 37.01 16 711251 97 69 18623689 14233115 40958700 39467992 29154856 25344528 88737245 79045633 12.3
Joint fcility rent-.r. bmala ............ 2 815 126 3 830 473 5 501 1 6 80425 24277 2 640377 6 015725 6316 686 6 088040 6325 80 14 346 5C2 15282 869 a. .A
Wet raillwa operating Itcoe .......... 138 971 107 103 771 466 33.9 234 051 900 192 394 436 101 670 93 91 381 376 222558773 190 627 441 109 273 145 90231 83 433 502 856 372 240 650 16.5
Ratio of rpn.se. to revenues (percent) ..... 77.8 79.5 76.1 76.8 78.6 78.0 74.3 73.9 72.4 73.4 75.0 74.9


lm luides Slsourt and Arkensas. Not in operation.
S epSpsato averagn of dlea reported at the close of each month within the period.
SDoes not Include Boston and Albany. the revenues ad expenses of which are included rith INl Tork Central
return in Great Lake region.


/ Includes income t a and rtal U. U.. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1949 0 800172
/ Ineludes $19.595.989 accrued In anticiption of major wage awa.dl.
SDecore, deficit, or other roverse ite..




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