Operating statistics of large steam railways - 1955

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Title:
Operating statistics of large steam railways - 1955
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Statement ;
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v. : ; 28-45 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
Publisher:
U.S. G.P.O.
Place of Publication:
Washington
Creation Date:
1955
Frequency:
monthly
regular

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Railroads -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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Dates or Sequential Designation:
Sept. 1927-Nov. 1956.
Numbering Peculiarities:
Compares the monthly selected items for current year with that of the preceding year.
Issuing Body:
Sept. 1927-Apr. 1942 issued by the Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics; May 1942-Nov. 1956 issued by the Commission's Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
General Note:
Title from caption.
Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.

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Source Institution:
University of Florida
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AA00000585:00005

Related Items

Preceded by:
Operating statistics of large steam roads
Succeeded by:
Operating statistics of large railways

Full Text


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA




c f L 3 1262 08855 0644




bject to revision INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS U S P

MA 17 1958 -6



operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the CALENDAR YEAR 1955 Compared with the CALENDAR TEAR 1954


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Statement No. M-200
CALENDAR YEAR 1955


FREIGHT SERVICE


~~___~_________--PASSENGER SERVICE


Region, road, and year




(1)


New England Region:
Boston & Maine .............. 1955
1954

N. Y., New H. & Hartford. .. 1955
1954
Great Lakes Region:
Delaware & Hudson ............ 1955
1954

Del., Lack. & Western ....... 1955
1954

Erie ....................... 1955
1954

Grand Trunk Western ......... 1955
1954

Lehigh Vlley................. 1955
1954

New York Central ............ 1955
1954

New York, Chi. & St. Louis .. 1955
1954

Pitts. & Lake Erie .......... 1955
1954

Wabah ....................... 1955
1954
Central Eastern Region:
Baltimore & Ohio ............. 1955
1954

Besssaer & Lake Erie ....... 1955
1954

Central RR Co. of New Jersey. 1955
1954

Chicago & Eastern Ill. ....... 1955
1954

Elgin, Jolet & Eastern ./ .. 1955
1954

Long Island ................ 1955
1954

Pennsylvania System ......... 1955
1954
Reading ..................... 1955
1954

Western Maryland ............ 1955
1954
Pocahontas Region:
Chesapeake & Ohio ........... 1955
1954

Norfolk & Western ........... 1955
1954
Southern Region:
Atlantic Coast Line ......... 1955
1954

Central of Georgia. ......... 1955
1954

Clnn. New Orleans & T.P. ... 1955
1954

Gulf, Mobile & Ohio ......... 1955
1954

Illinois Centrpl ............ 1955
1954
Louisville & Nashville ...... 1955
1954


Miles
of road Train-
operated miles


(2) (3)


1,564
1,653

1.746
1.747
792
793
962
962

2.225
2,224

952
952

1.140
1.150

10,661
10,663

2,154
2,160

221
221

2.381
2,381

6,061
6,077

208
209

613
613
868
8668

236
236

345
345

9.892
9.905
1.304
1.304
846
855
5,048
5,041

2.106
2,112

5.302
5.345

1.731
1.733

336
336

2.717
2,718

6.534
6.537

4,.715
4,720


2,963,731
2,972,190

3,380,610
3.201.287
2,186.755
2,234,231

3,416,871
3.126,779

6.960.,40
6,398,648

3,199.081
2,896.366

2,548 733
2.449.349

30,857,202
27.597,437

8.838.507
8,060,293

772.840
637,188

6,568.402
6,081,452

19.169.981
16.958.320

590,928
492,606

1,465,253
1,465,287

1.474.517
1.444.983

1.017.969
932.393

285,311
280,821

35.526.493
31,238,563

4,023,912
3,628.097
1.981.824
1,787.258
17,896.286
14,538.68

8.467.775
7.160.075

10,084,231
9,366,770

2,311,309
2,232.893

2,010,334
2,067,622

3,289,502
3,349,997

15,192,999
15,207,032

9,391,919
10,306,568


Locomotive-miles


Principal
and
helper

(4)


3,035.042
3,024,224

3.382.601
3,201,.873

2,251.020
2,291,022

3,571.311
3,279.888

7,031,371
6.,40.154

3.268,032
2.969,878

2,586,747
2,489,542

31.360,457

9.J. 1304


775,660

5o.848
o,09-.355
21,167.599
18,591.227

628.938
517.480

1.475,848
1,484,232

1,474.517
1.444.983

1.022.284
938.961

300.370
295.872

38,010.347
33.369,888

4.057.636
3.673,032
2,059.994
1.876.127
18,208,415
14.771.957

8.955.990
7.561.432

10,084,264
9.366,788
2,311.615
2,233,199
2,010,334
2,067,622

3.289.502
3.349.997

15,214,098
15.239,802
9.493.716
10.484.437


Car-miles


Ton-miles (thousands)


Number of road locomotives
Son line


r r i o 0 1


Loaded
Light (thou-
sands)

(5) (6)


120,819
99.762

229,158
208,513

90,905
115.715

259,763
247,739

229,778
225,547

26,563
23.938

84.325
76.661

1,284,656
1,o040.326
82,764
76,481
600
554

78.,305
80,.504

1. 963,145
1,611,589

1,815
1.570

67,441
77,830

31.578
32,101

6
28

39.784
39,221

2,825,114
2.352.330
146.303
137.787
117.212
104.388

545,266
381.959

742,932
549.546

113.355
109.142

23,051
26,37:

13.94K
16,46(

2,601
4,244

468.921
499.281

187.58:
202,57:


Empty
(thou-
sands)

(7)


59,420 66.2
57.464 65.2

66.708 68.0
65,855 66.9

50,781 69.2
55.296 65.5
67.975 69.0
69,462 65.9

172,567 69.1
169,038 67.8

69,481 60.4
66.263 59.2

63,804 66.6
64,7909 65.0

778.301 61.3
748,321 59.5

190,883 65.8
185,584 63.4

16.053 68.5
17,461 62.0

152.822 65.9
141.600 65.4
446,067 63.2
440.088 60.4

19,494 60.6
13,257 64.6

28.500 66.5
30,726 64.2

31,832 66.8
32.410 64.8


116.559
107.591

141.700
133,186

114,324
104,785

151.345
134,255

385,515
356.130
105,765
96.099

127,410
120,262

1.233.902
1.097.768

367.284
322,122

34,847
28,502

294.817
267,167

766.975
671,292

29.931
24,201

55.140

S 64,l181
59.703

32.940
3 29,330

3.107
3,018

1,52498.8

154.427
136.6334
128,1464
67.307

770,118
1598,888
414,674
328,204

626,66082
289,060

95.328
86.616

128,155
105,533

190,165
178,749

624,082
572,372

349,030
369,4.4


63.9
63.7

53.8
53.7
65.2
62.6

63.6
60.5
62.9
62.5

57.4
57.1

58.9
58.5
58.7
57,6

68.8
67.3

70.3
66.4

70.5
67.5

63.0
61.9

62.3
61.7


60.0
57.7
63.8
64.0

59.8
60.0

60.1
62.0

64.0
64.2

59.9
60.5

66.6
66.1
63.6
63.9

58.0
58.9

39.2
37.3

50.6
53.0

60.8
60.6

24.7
35.2
66.1
67.4

55.0
56.3

486.9
48.1

84.1
84.7

59.1
60.1

70.4
70.7

74.3
73.6

51.4
49.2

54.2
50.5

56.0
56.7

53.8
54.8

49.6
49.3

55.2
55.3
57.0
57.1

60.1
58.9


Per-
cent
east-
bound
of
total
(10)


51.5
51.9

51.0
51.2
52.2
51.7

49.3
50.7

49.0
49.8

50.2
49.6
52.3
52.4
48.8
49.0

50.3
50.1
50.1
50.0

49.6
49.9

51.7
51.4

51.0
50.9

52.9
53.5
49.6
48.7

52.7
52.6

50.2
50.1

50.0
50.2

52.8
52.3

51.3
51.7

49.3
49.9

50.5
50.4

50.7
50.5

50.9
51.9

52.5
52.0

52.2
51.4

50o.7
50.4

50.2
50.3


Gross

Including Excluding
locomotives locomotives
and tenders and tenders
(11) (12)


8,319.363
7,824,113

9.655.274
9.241,327

8,568.636
8.117.557

10.838,591
9,867,628

26.167.326
24,250,340

8,364.496
7,645,576
9.690,589
8,904,211

96,686.883
86,696.o78

28.259.375
25,195.504

3,185.896
2,697,398

20,690,651
18,762,240
66,776,529
57.613 ,475

3.813,592
2.866,406

4.555.232
4.513.632
4.823,249
4,322.363

2.809.275
2,494,110
266,955
261,296

120.626.593
105,491,340

13,485.927
11,920.908

7.280.359
6,218,982

71.862,444
54.881,172

42.945,201
33.469.578
25,942,602
23.657,.688

7.207,636
6.531.732

8.525.591
7.293.351

13,821.919
13,310,541

49.528,145
45,733.998
29,186,068
30,499,140


7,481.568
7,013.947

8.645,626
8,262.351

7,787.230
7.325.288

9,775.291
8,824,067

23.665.727
21,987,668

7.541,906
6,886,679
8,705,294
8,145,669

88,667.820
78.963,966
25.437.839
22.5,0,237

2,987,682
2,523.737
19.027.794
17.238.650
60,020,282
51,658,683

3.562,144
2,680,709

4.178.557
4,134,013

4,.86.903
3.993,736

2.628.576
2,326,115

224,628
218,374

108,980,119
95.190,190
12.395.850
10,935.506
6.571,099
5,589,227

66.531,135
50.513,632

38.276.296
29,629.819

23.112.873
21.157.503

6,514.929
5,912.025
7,608.412
6,508.656

12,664,460
12,180.768

45.345,042
41,469,719

26.567,650
27.723.561


Net

Revenue
and non-
revenue
(13)


3,006.520
2.772,617

3.484,181
3.325.388
4,012,433
3,.6486,73
4,253.886
3.742.893
9,457.690
8,566.670

3,002,381
2,749.222

4,037.651
3.630.733

39.123.790
34,028,961
11,459,304
9.647,929

1.866.827
1.507.225

7,280,742
6,558,653

29.181.911
24,182.805

2,312.914
1.732.954

2,175.812
2.105,610
2,217,303
2.049.365
1,418,768
1,240.669

94,135
91.753

51,269.835
43.284,474

6.574,158
5,548,706
3.695.572
3.091.740

37.164.959
27,591.665

20,991,968
15.863,170

10,323.468
9.271,745

3,154,608
2,786,183

3.356.347
2.713.469

6,073.733
5.684.390

21.071,970
18.749,002

13.632,289
13.803.,719


Serviceable


_______________ 1 ______ 2 ______ _______ j __________ -......---.--~ _____


Number of freight cars on line


Home Foreign Total


(18) (19) (20)


2,113 8.935
2,759 7.349
2,182 17.818
2,971 12.793
4,018 5.105
7,019 4,024

5.152 11,046
8,214 8,586

8,213 18,.20
12,468 14,951

3.859 9.693
4,472 8,064

8,405 8.377
9,490 6,968

59.081 92,350
83,027 75.166

7.140 17,361
10.552 13.297
4,592 7,948
9,537 5,791

8,518 10.554
9,'12 9.908

47.657 45,343
59.512 36.413

4,299 1,128
7,411 694

3,661 9,851
5,643 8,863

2.725 3.345
3.257 3.085

7.184 8,919
7,506 6,769

3 3,671
4 3,253

105,880 94,252
112,882 90,782

13,728 17.644
20.343 13,647

5,08 4,069
7.655 2,721

49,34. .3,772
58,070 22,301

32,130 8,919
40,092 6,390

18,765 16.583
21,272 14,225

2,827 6,656
3.636 5,099

505 5,241
731 5.588
5,210 10,268
,b.163 8.708
'5.296 27.083
:1,258 21,073
28.684 12,886
38,448 11,845


Percent
un-
service-
able

(21)


Gross Gross
ton-miles ton-miles Net
per per ton-
train-hour, train-mile, miles
excluding excluding per
locomo- locomo- train-
tives and tives and mile
tenders tenders
(22) (23) (24)


11.148
10,108

20.000
15.764
9.123
11.043

16.198
16,800

26.533
27,419

13,552
12.536
16.782
16,458

151,.431
158,193

24.501
23,849

12.40
15.328
19,072
19.320

93,000
95.925
5.427
8,105

13.512
14.506

6,070
6,342

16,103
14,275

3.674
3.257

200,132
203,664

31,372
33.990

9,077
10,376

83,113
80,371

41.049
46,482

35.348
35.497

9.483
8.735

5.746
6,319

15,478
14,871

52.379
52.331

41.570
50.293


Net Net Car- Net
ton- Car- Net
miles miles miles ton-miles
per per per per mile of
loaded per car- road per
car- a day day
mile day

(25) (26) (27) (28)


38,608
38.385
40,790
42,014
63.857
61.795

49.681
49.372

64,856
65.273

50.352
50,169

69,268
67,451

49,924
50.328

50.847
51.936

59.729
59.434
62,916
64.706

48,728
48.195

93.686
82,695

41,091
39.896
50,239
47,851

21,504
22.535

5,769
5.881

53,205
54,763
47,504
43,814

47.942
45.223

69,260
65.967

77.547
72.670
42,356
40,125

48.575
47.242

84,946
77,112
74,279
72,598
49,636
46,657

48,531
47.162


2.51u 1.017
2.365 935

2.557 1.031
2,581 1,039

3,578 1.844
3.296 1,642

2.913 1,268
2.874 1,219

3.431 1.371
3.466 1.350
2,377 946
2,396 956

3,466 1,608
3.361 1,498

2,915 1,286
2.907 1,253

2.945 1.327
2.845 1,215

3,896 2.434
3.969 2,370

2,910 1,114
2,850 1.084

3.180 1.546
3,084 1,444
6,241 4,052
5.631 3.640

2,969 1.546
2.945 1.500

3.055 1.510
2,776 1,425

2,705 1.460
2.603 1,388
808 338
799 336

3,158 1,486
3,131 1,424

3,0681 1.634
3.016 1,530

3.369 1.895
3.185 1,762
3,742 2,090
3.491 1,907
4,655 2,553
4,229 2,264

2.303 1,028
2.271 995

2,828 1,369
2.659 1.253
3,835 1.674
3,154 1,315

3,856 1,849
3.642 1.700
3.025 1,406
2,762 1,249

2,836 1,455
2,697 1,343


a/No passenger-tra'n service.
# Discontinued passenger service March 1955.


Sul


Train
Miles per
train
hour


(29)


Locomno-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-
tive-
day

(30)


25.8
25.8

24.6
25.0
35.1
34.8

28.1
27.9

24.5
24.1

28.4
28.6

31.7
30.2

31.7
31.0

31.2
30.0

53.6
52.9
24.7
24.5

38.0
36.0

77.3
71.6

38.5
38.2

34.5
34.3
43.1
42.3

30.3
30.4

33.6
32.7

42.6
40.7

47.1
45.9

48.3
46.1

50.6
48.3

32.6
32.1

33.1
32.2

26.2
25.7

31.9
31.8
33.8
32.8

39.1
37.4


Train-miles



(31)


5.267
4,595
5.467
5.215
13.880
12.606

12,115
10,660

11.646
10.553
8,6.640
7.912
9,704
8.650

10,054
8,743
14.575
12,237

23,143
18,685

8,378
7,547

13.121
10,902
30.465
22,717

9.725
9.411

6,999
6.469

16,470
14,403

748
729

14,200
11.972

13,812
11.658
11,968
9,907
20,171
14,996

27,309
20.578

5,334
4,752

4,993
4,405
27.367
22,125

6.125
5.730
8.836
7.858

7.921
8.012


Passenger-
train
car-niles


(32) (33)


Percent
un-
service-
able of
total
locomo-
tives

(34)


I i


I % 1E~ft l~ 7fi -


PASSENGER SERVICE


Locono-
ti\e-
per
locomo-
tive-
day

(36)

111
106

241
246

119
119

257
261

171
149

154
134

532
546

224
206

235
234

179
125

416
414

242
234

108
126
97

305
33



138
132




12
17o





230
197

222
221
333
372
226
266

78
75
224
251

288

329
36b


134.1
121.7

122.3
121.5

169.1
161.0

181.4
168.2

134.9
122.7

129.0
113.4
231.1
221.2

142.1
104.2
135.7
o108.6

129.8
77.8

186.4
170.5
121.5
94.9

122.8
109.2

85.8
83.9

151.8
150.7

91.4
81.2

108.4
69.9

92.9
74.2

71.3
60.1

182.4
78.8

96.5
77.1

110.1
87.7
127.9
117.1

91.8
94.8

80.9
79.5
108.6
110.9
72.1
71.1

128.3
100.0


5.892.511
6,055,976

9,610,581
10.243,894

802.942
859.365

3.777.879
3,809,546

3.925.390
3.946.801
1,136,621
1.175.430
1.374.193
1.411.020

30.257,991
31,423.313

1,179.204
1,175.037
367,870
382,465

2,659.723
2.650,876

9,840.262
10.072.628
8.738
39,536

2.117.690
2.152.515

1,305,282
1,511.249



6,580,400
6,213,574

30,154,526
30,803.251
3.467.176
3.538,395
180,490
179.336

3.645,732
3,793.042

2,e26,534
3.049.925
6,243.922
6.986.534

1.316.192
1,4594,138
764,890
766,177

1.786.347
1.904.952
8.189,658
8.247,451

4,866,074
6,779,112


32.113,828
32,603,012

75.589.545
76,678.148
5.759.965
6.223.847

26,433,339
26.799.339

32,277,040
32.660.712

10,502.913
10.156.891
11.371.109
12.180,314

338.622.439
348.368.129

8,882,823
8,835.653

2,238.433
2,303,271

21941.,879
21.919,594

86,448,084
89,384,530

26.576
79.815

12.831.003
13.263,011

11,583,485
13,369.836



50.864,099
50.,151,434

366,489,444
370.,511,665

17.477.112
17.973,992
408.498
439.743

33.674,386
34,090.647

24.09.563
25.421.353
77,492.327
84,964.957
11.750,899
11,806,664
10.240,908
9.802,903

16,402,098
16,511.415
78,800,806
80,888,532

49.136,334
63,877,242


11.0
13.9

11.5
6.8
5.3

4.5

1.6
1.4

23.8
28.0




16.6
9.9

14.3
7.1

11.1



14.3
12.6



.5
8.3
16.7
7.7



12.8
15.4

32.2
22.2

12.8
10.0



29.3
24.0

2.8
5.1

1.9
3.8




7.1

10.5
10.5
10.5
8.5

2.4
5.9


18.6648
16,705

2,669
2.602

814,721
788.768

88.565
88.893
46.205
40,448

572.709
450.337

288,924
233.051

222,724
212.519

43,196
42,173

54.172
53.375
79,396
85,892

367,225
352,707
211,410
229.406















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Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the CALENDAR YEAR 1955 Compared with the CALENDAR TEAR 1954 -Continued

FREIGHT SERVICE PASSENGER SERVICE

Locomotive-miles Car-miles Ton-miles (thousand.) Number of road locomotives Number of freight cars on line Gro es Net Net Net Locomo- Percent Locomo-
on line ton-miles ton-miles Net ton-et Car- Net tive-an
trn-re nton- Car- Net tive-s un- Train tPe-s
Region, road, and year Miles Per Gross Net Serviceable Per- per per ton t miles outrn em i e Train-mi Pas ger- ger-tre
of road Train-les principal Loaded Empty Per- Per- et- ner- un- un- excluding excluding per loaded per r- road per train locomo- car-mles cars per total locomo-
operted and Light ( ( cent Including Excluding Revenue se rv. Home Foreign Total service- locomo- locomo- train- c ar- ahour tve- arlocomo- t-
helper sands) sands) loaded east of locomotives locomotives and non- stored able ice- able ives and ivesand mle mile day day ties day
total and tenders and tenders revenue able tenders tenders
(1)(2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) (35) (36)
Nashville, Chatt. & St. Louis 1,955 1.043 1.765 928 1 802.817 39,373 58.737 24,864 70.3 43.2 50.2 4.305,423 3.858.874 1.829,450 49 4 7.5 3.711 3,128 6.839 4.4 41.657 2,189 1,038 31.1 733 33.5 4,806 19.1 103.7 897.574 9,563,489 10.7 37.2 156
1954 1,037 2,102,408 2:152:767 48:412 69.902 33.072 67.9 43.9 51.2 5,143.372 4.631,240 2.121.685 49 4 7.5 3.900 3.372 7,272 3.2 43,064 2.207 1,011 30.4 799 38.8 5,605 19.5 122.0 1,200,422 11,711,563 9.8 36.9 209

Seaboard Air Lins...........1955 4.053 7,465.740 7,465.740 22.753 300.266 175.590 63.1 56.4 50.9 23,983,257 21,622,068 9.708,161 138 9 6.1 12,349 14,700 27,049 2.7 53.650 2,943 1,321 32.1 983 46.1 6,562 18.5 165.3 5,621,642 60,345.787 10.9 9.4 43.4 474
1954 4,060 7,262,737 7,262.737 20,596 284.934 178.240 61.5 57.0 50.9 22,850.339 20,667,872 9.119,562 140 10 6.7 14.363 12,599 26,962 2.4 52,349 2,889 1,275 32.0 927 47.1 6.154 18.4 157.2 5,669.902 59.194,316 10.6 8.6 43.4 438

Southern....................1955 6,264 11,270335 11,271,105 163,497 533,811 250698 68.0 57.1 50.3 38,761868 34,602,473 15,900.619 276 3 1.1 16.650 25.385 42,035 4.0 52.466 3,085 1,418 29.8 1.036 51.1 6.955 17.1 122.9 7.805.349 78.385.578 10.0 1.6 34.6 349
1954 6,262 11,071,747 :1,072,595 143,682 467.167 243,621 65.7 58.0 50.3 34.553,011 30.714.474 13,687.013 271 1 2 .7 19,558 24.006 43.564 3.8 480960 2,784 1,241 29.3 861 44.7 5.988 17.6 122.6 8.359.786 81.306.944 9.7 34.4 326
orhwestern eion: 1955 7832 8,854654 8.879.672 18322 386489 197,03 66.2 59.3 50.7 28581698 26 24384 11,830,764 143 18 37 18.7 17,026 29,262 46,288 4.8 53.513 3,020 1.361 30.6 700 34.5 4139 18.1 136.8 9143,609 80,324.750 8.8 19.6 39.3 168
1954 7,850 8.518.360 8.545,524 132,063 353.941 195,250 64.4 59.3 50.6 26.536,215 24,370,773 10.878,350 169 38 64 23.6 21.047 26,389 47,436 5.4 49.822 2,940 1.313 30.7 628 31.7 3,797 17.4 96.0 10,320.615 89,907,365 8.8 22.9 39.4 165

Chicago Great Western.......1955 1,437 1.615,810 1615,810 2,460 95998 42,647 69.2 57.5 50.2 7,101,535 6368130 2,906,439 30 3 9.1 1,603 4.358 5.961 3.2 74,870 3.948 1,802 30.3 1,336 63.7 5,541 19.0 140.1 826,772 3,708,300 4.5 32.1 325
1954 1,437 1.598.805 1.598.923 2,581 89.984 44.037 67.1 56.9 50.1 6,757.106 6.065.768 2,695,929 30 3 9.1 2,046 3,883 5.929 3.4 73.258 3,802 1,690 30.0 1,246 61.9 5,140 19.3 138.5 840,670 3.845,012 4.6 31.9 331

Chi. ,St.P.& Pa f 1955 10,633 2,28.801 12452.099 252,874 529,169 287,721 64.8 58.2 3500 39.982,680 36,228,284 16,147.212 273 44 22 6.5 30.764 32.279 63.043 5.9 56.315 2,969 1,323 30.5 702 35.5 4.161 19.0 111.5 8,268,130 73.017,000 8.9 8.3 42.9 314
1954 10,632 11, 742.798 1 ,941,290 283 ,442 493,165 287.439 63.2 58.1 49.9 37.619.940 33.951,476 14,840.717 303 71 44 10.5 37,281 28,310 65,591 6.6 53.014 2,903 1,269 30.1 620 32.6 3,824 18.3 87.3 9.181,453 80.059.346 8.8 7.3 41.5 260

Ch. ,St.P.Anneapli &Omaha 1955 1606 1.977.387 1.992976 56.386 67.112 32.870 67.1 62.6 51.1 5.123,349 4,639.776 2.041,670 58 15 20.5 1,173 8.133 9.306 3.7 33,929 2.376 1,046 30.4 601 29.4 3.483 14.5 85.5 1.268.113 10.003.208 7.9 15.4 36.8 269
1954 1.606 1.956,250 1.973.918 58,836 63.209 31.964 66.4 61.9 50.7 4.853.303 4.381.936 1,928.521 60 3 21 25.0 1.141 7,248 8,389 4.5 32,871 2,276 1,002 30.5 630 31.1 3.290 14.7 73.8 1,311.539 10,651.332 8.1 13.3 36.9 242
Duluth, sbe & Iron Range. 1955 567 1354,925 1,36086 12.561 58.032 54,661 51.5 6.5 50.2 6.609.977 6.093,595 3.665,347 51 9 8 11.8 13.952 803 14,755 1.8 76,119 4.813 2,895 63.2 681 20.9 17.649 16.9 64.9 91,243 96.575 3.0 29.0 4
19Duluth 567 1,04424 1,48,771 9105 42,977 4108 511 77 50.7 4853.650 4,473.567 2.673.105 44 17 12 16.4 14,560 623 15.183 2.3 71.192 4.527 2,705 62.2 482 15.2 12,916 16.6 46.6 90,758 95,290 2.4 33.3 29.1 3

Great Northern ..............1955 8,274 14165271 14.26,221 451.77 55096 280.258 66.3 63.6 49.0 44,732.747 40,342011 19.654.123 251 106 38 9.6 21.498 21,982 43.480 2.9 53,660 2,886 1.406 35.7 1.238 52.4 6,508 18.8 109.1 7.118.401 71.424,441 10.8 2.2 40.3 402
1954 8,293 12.894.394 12.962.789 380,242 508,7W4 281.017 64.4 65.7 50.1 41.501.328 37.539,072 17,826.803 252 173 44 9.4 24,945 21.570 46.515 2.9 52.153 2,941 1.397 35.0 1,050 46.5 5.889 17.9 84.2 7.377.643 72.946,159 10.6 2.3 39.8 429

Mnnescl,St.& S.t.arte 1955 4,171 4,731558 4. 7 2 30.324 163.368 77.676 67.8 64.4 53.8 13.215,408 11,093,316 5.178.126 83 10 8 7.9 6.654 8,221 14,875 6.1 49.365 2,368 1.105 31.7 954 44.4 3,401 21.1 142.0 2,179,378 12,714.200 5.8 12.1 33.8 184
1954nn 4,169 4.604:881 461072 50,366 i5i.600 7.,795 67.9 61.2 53.9 11,783,462 9,835,254 4.600.146 97 3 16 13.8 7.587 6.824 14.411 5.6 43,490 2.149 1,005 30.3 875 42.5 3.023 20.A 120.0 2,276.352 13,567.292 6.0 23.8 32.4 151
Northern Pacific ............1955 6,50 0,509.638 10759821 298014 420,978 29,899 66.7 61.3 9.9 33067,011 29,295.556 13.305.842 279 29 59 16.1 18.506 18.500 37,006 5.3 53.930 2,800 1,272 31.6 985 46.7 5.549 19.3 89.5 5,649,011 49.965,292 10.1 8.7 38.9 293
195 6570 1000c ......904 1.....0,29,689 371,292 391,28 08881 65.2 62.3 50.1 31320,371 27517.326 12,231850 301 32 59 15.1 21.756 15.972 3.728 5.4 51.510 2,767 1,230 31.3 888 43.6 5,101 18.7 80.9 5,957.790 52.437.108 9.9 7.7 38.0 280
Central Western Region:147 1360 288,92.5.0
Ach., Top. & S. Fe (Inal. 1955 13,102 29,854,494 31,185.372 820.365 1,370,391 768,633 64.1 45.7 48.9 104.660,322 92,826.557 34,696.320 530 70 36 5.7 53,475 34.,162 87,637 3.6 71,726 3.123 1,167 25.3 1,085 66.9 7,255 23.1 146.7 21,346,203 248,884,594 12.3 5.0 484 562
0.C.& S.F. and P.& S.F.)- 1954 13,073 26,936,518 27,783.080 674.5301,190.704 676,872 63.8 47.6 48.9 91.507.74o 80.895.963. 30,264,175 524 128 31 4.5 57,540 32,096 89,636 3.4 69.619 3.014 1.127 25.4 925 57.1 6.343 23.2 121.6 22.017,145 247,361,740 12.1 5.0 47.0 471
Chi., Burl. & lnoy........1955 8,790 13.730.67 13,680,675 410 1 88.879 277.57 68.0 56.4 49.8 42,796.845 38,409,345 16.850.233 227 40 31 10.4 21,302 23,01 44.353 3.2 57.967 2.803 1,230 28.6 1,041 53.5 5,252 20.7 137.7 11.911.929 101.795,043 8.9 2.6 43.8 407
Ch19 88. Bur6 13757076 13745.935....... 396.06 56 259 296139 65.6 56.8 49.2 41,861.326 37,477025 16.321.995 260 55 37 10.5 21,462 22,849 44,311 3.0 56.090 2.730 1.189 28.9 1.009 53.2 5,067 20.6 116.8 12.102.298 101,24.717 .8 4.9 43.8 386
Chi., Rock I. & Psfic.....1955 7,90 10606821 10.569,898 18,573 427,435 246.961 63.4 54.8 50.5 32,987.622 30,26.122 12,729.059 169 1 5 2.9 12,376 20.21 32.507 5.0 56.809 2.862 1,204 29.8 1,073 56.8 4,412 19.9 174.4 9.154,570 77,751,701 9.0 6.5 41.1 309
1954 7.874 10,682.069 10,64.069 27384 407.907 263.351 60.8 56.1 49.3 32.161,845 29,510,020 12,064,288 168 4 8 4.4 13.769 1.957 32,726 5.2 53,763 2,768 1,132 29.6 1,010 56.2 4,198 19.5 172.4 9.618.428 79.975,232 8.8 3.8 40.6 318
Denver & R. G. Western......1955 2.16 3,757,684 4,031,608 42,60 1 087 78,070 70.2 57.0 51.5 14,486.301 12,602,209 6,001,411 64 29 23 19.8 7,840 7,018 14.856 3.4 62,928 3.361 1,601 32.6 1,107 48.3 7.598 18.8 111.8 1,676,684 14.482,104 8.6 36.9 665
1954 2,165 3,502.796 3,732.688 44,670 162.115 67,41 70.6 59.2 53.5 12,794.795 11,062.171 5,194.553 65 46 27 19.6 8.714 5,279 13.993 3.7 60.967 3.166 1,487 32.0 1,017 44.9 6.574 19.3 86.0 1,605.913 13,777,631 8.6 20.0 36.2 445
Southern Pacific ............1955 8.069 27618,493 28,888,662 2,634,164 1.233,473 609.073 64.2 54,0 49.1 95,197.239 84,420.994 33.983.925 654 37 95 12.1 30,473 4.,814 77,287 1.7 58.128 3,091 1,244 27.6 1.205 68.2 11.539 19.0 118.9 10,684.o60 151,801,253 14.3 10.4 40.6 285
1954 8065 25,507,517 26,810,354 3097,079 1,127,298 667,518 62.8 55.7 49.2 88.947558 78,676.73 31,398.974 603 72 131 16.3 33.337 4,254 73,591 1.9 58415 3,114 1,243 27.9 1,169 66.8 10,666 18.9 109.7 12517782 167,188.748 13.4 17.8 40.1 236
Union Pscfl ...............1955 9,811 29.351,943 29.5,043 1,377.580 1330.968 6,g 65.9 56.1 50.1 99.067.385 88.007,513 36.484,501 442 134 121 17.4 29.521 35.315 64,86 2.3 77.736 3,025 1,254 27.4 1,542 85.3 10.188 25.9 126.8 14,348.670 177,921.550 12.6 21.3 49.9 367
1954 9817 28,529.885 29,178,641 1,424,23 1,233.273 67,94o 64.5 57.8 49.8 93,638.437 82,827.710 33,761.505 465 262 111 13.2 33,471 31.919 65,390 2.6 75,216 2,933 1,195 27.4 1,415 80.1 9.422 25.9 103.0 16.282.636 204,225.721 12.8 12.8 49.1 336
Western Pa .............1955 1190 2,954141 3,087,679 172.943 135,963 57,365 70.3 44.4 8.0 10,025,796 8.801,822 3.921,126 43 1 2.274 4,092 6.366 1.8 73,841 3,003 1,338 28.8 1,688 83.2 9,028 24.8 211.2 1,005.,657 9,060,820 11.9 49.1 510
19 1,1stern Pcific90 2619,51 2,65580 129,2 118553 ,58 70.9 4.6 48.8 8,70943 7,631555 3,482,192 39 1 2.2 2,736 2,816 5,552 4.3 74,623 2,929 1336 29.4 1,718 82.5 8,017 25.6 177.0 993,635 8,804,02 12.0 48.6 491
outhwern onalte t Northrn Reion: 673,102 1673102 389 69,671 38,769 64. 44.6 47.4 5600175 5,084488 2.345.273 41 1 2.4 94 6,066 7,012 3,7 64,071 3.050 1,07 33.7 916 42.4 5.820 21.1 114.7 895.486 8.525.500 9.5 39.0 409
1954rna 1,13 1,13.402 1,613,402 252 63,662 35,341 643 43.4 47.0 5.088.316 4616550 2,103,724 45 2 4.3 860 5.533 6.393 3.2 57,886 2,868 1.307 33.0 902 42.4 5.225 20.2 99.4 1,042,760 8.837,915 8.5 39.1 408
Kansas City Southern........1955 886 1.830.67 1.831.940 2, 4,940 49418 68.0 51.5 48.6 8.171.605 7411,572 3,395,542 25 3 10.7 1.113 6.206 7,319 2.7 85.737 4,066 1,863 32.4 1,271 57.8 10,500 21.2 202.4 1,434,973 9,596,176 67 44.0 532
1954 886 645.679 1646.314 2, 92036 48,028 65. 52.4 484 7,209,65 6,495 .53 2885,09 24 2 7.7 1.141 5.844 6,985 3.5 81,955 3.959 1,758 31.3 1,132 54.9 8.921 20.8 190.3 1.573.783 9,969,531 6.3 43.7 533
No- ans.- Texas Lines.....1955 3,230 4,066,269 4.066.269 42,819 174.187 90.843 65.7 36.9 45.4 1268,888 1,344.2268 4,893,326 87 4. 7,088 11,447 8.3 57,618 2,797 1,206 28.1 1.171 63.4 4.151 20.7 139.1 2,702,677 24.205.748 9.0 39.8 418
1954 3229 4,155.596 4,155,596 45, 161929 92,656 63.6 38.2 46.4 11,11,048 10614,761 4,455545 86 5.162 ,268 11.450 7.0 54,382 2,562 1,075 27.5 1066 60.9 3.780 21.3 144.0 2,757.475 24,513.171 9.0 38.9 399

Missouri Paolfle.. .......... 1955 6.894 11.911,61 11,911.617 129.545 542,304 271.933 66.6 49.8 50.4 40.570,308 36.878.37?4 16.428.710 230 40 64 19.2 17,557 19.228 36,785 2.3 69,716 3,113 1.37 30.3 1,224 60.6 6.529 22. 106.0 5.841, 53,629.582 9.2 12.0 43.6 321
1954 6.898 12,011.873 12,025,681 137,7 9 4,057 267,288 65.3 51.3 50.6 37.919.989 34.450.325 15,075.933 232 51 .90 24.1 20,406 17,472 37,878 4.1 63,077 2,877 1,259 29.9 1,090 55.8 5.988 22.0 95.9 6,419,089 56,515.853 8.9 13.6 42.9 401
Texas & Psifl .............1955 18 3934769 3. ,769 41,077 181,204 105,875 63.1 52.6 49.0 14,370,806 12,946.001 4,936,452 60 2 3.2 2,89 6.669 9558 2.4 72.682 3,301 1,259 27.2 1,415 82.3 7.423 22.1 189.4 2,344,0 309 27.218.937 11.6 9.1 42.7 587
1954 1,84 3761.......79 3,761879 37.3365 165757 377 62.5 3.7 49.7 13,076.922 11.759,16 4,415,232 60 1 1.6 3,424 6.138 9.562 4.2 70,506 3,136 1.178 26.6 1,265 76.0 6,632 22.6 182.7 2,340,548 27.385.667 11.7 -42.6 586
St. Louis-San Francisco ..... 1955 4,569 7,224,217 7,226.512 68.609 297.348 146.329 67.0 46.1 47.0 22,017,022 19.656.338 8,784,379 118 7 ? .a 1,y54 11,556 23,510 3.4 53.397 2,727 1,219 29.5 1,024 51.7 5,267 19.6 175.7 3,771.124 31,422.423 8.3 36.6 359
1954 4,564 7.142,482 7,147,628 68,28 2?4.453 152,535 64.3 46.5 48.1 20.856,723 18,591.120 8,105,774 121 7 5. 5 15.172 10.610 25.782 2.6 49.912 2,607 1,137 29.5 861 "5.4 4.866 19.2 169.7 4.058.336 32,241.756 7.9 3.6 36.3 400
St. Lous-Sn.Fan. & Texas 1955 56 26,009 2460097.372 4310 63.1 378 475 593.49 511.893 226,680 3 481 481 6.0 40.345 2,.084 923 30.7 1,291 66.5 3.981 19.4 235.3 77.850 373,254 4.8 32.5 213
1954 156 252.723 252.723 7,537 4.17 61.5 40.5 49.0 598,657 526.504 225.318 3 531 531 5.1 39.306 2.083 892 29.9 1,163 63.2 3,957 18.9 243.2 87.835 449,007 5.1 31.3 241
St. Louis South e Lines. 1955 155 3767,497 3,67,800 18,2 18,173 7431 71,2 43.1 47.8 12,481,100 11,377,429 5.085870 56 1 11 16.2 1,941 4,955 6,896 1.5 61.358 3,025 1.352 27.6 2,021 102.7 8,966 203 163.8 602947 3,654,393 6.1 39.8 413
19t. Lou ou 3,441,57 37 41,717 26.,64 158.591 67,973 70, 46.1 48.9 10.745,748 9,815,728 4,387768 54 9 8 11.3 215 4259 6,874 2.9 57,573 2.856 1,277 27.7 1,749 90.3 7,731 20.2 143.5 599.548 3,398.722 5.7 39.2 412
Texas & Orlean .........1955 4302 8454.48 8454.48 65.9 340.381 188897 6.3 51.5 48.2 26,176,243 23,572782 10201, 341 138 4 2, ,818 16,286 22.104 2.0 58,235 2,806 1.214 30.0 1,264 65.6 6,497 20.9 176.2 2,478.719 30,050,276 12.1 42.6 454
xa Orl ......... 4,2730 8,135,813 813 1 9,2 2 189381 62.3 53.6 .7 2, ,15 21,9503 9,27950 151 35 18.8 7,020 15,389 22,409 1.8 54,820 2,718 1,148 29.7 ,134 61.4 5.941 20.3 130.0 2,808,902 33,969,018 12.1 12.5 42.1


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Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of JANUARY 1955 Compared with JANUARY 1954


_ ~PT


Region, road, and year




(1)

New England Region:
Boston & Maine .............. 1955
1954

N. Y., New H. & Hartford. .. 1955
1954
Great Lakes Region:
Delaware & Hudson ........... 1955
1934

Del., Lack. & Western ...... ;1955
1954

Erle ........................ 1955
1954

Grand Trunk Western ......... 1953
1954

Lehigh Valley ............... 1955
1954

New York Central ............ 1955
1954

New York, Chi. & St. Louis .. 1955
1954

Pitts. & Lake Erie .......... 1955
1954

Wabash ...................... 1955

mntral Eastern Region:
Baltimore & Ohio ............ 1955

Bessemer & Lake Eri ........ 1955
1954

Central RR Co. of New Jersey. 1955
1934

Chicago & Eastern Ill. ...... 1955

Elgin, Joliet & Eastern g/ .. 1955
1954

Long Island.. .............. 1953

Pennsylvania System ......... 1955

Reading ..................... 1955
1954

Western Maryland ............ 1955
1954
Pocahontas Region:
Chesapeake & Ohio ........... 1953
1954

Norfolk & Western ........... 1955
19-4
Southern Region:
Atlantic Coast Line ......... 1955
1954

Central of Georgia ........... 1935
1954

Cinn. New Orleans & T.P. .... 1953
1954

Gulf, Mobile & Ohio ......... 1935
1954

Illinois Central ............. 1955
1954

Louisville & Nashville ...... 1953
1954


Miles
of road
operated


(2)


1,564
1.665

1,746
1,748

792
793
962
962

2,224
2,224
952
952

1,142
1.150

10,661
10.663

2,155
2,161

221
221

2.381
2.381

6,077
6,077
208
209
613
614

868
868

236
236

345
343
9.892
9,906
1,304
1,301

847
837

5.063
5,023

2,110
2,113

5.334
3.354
1,731
1,754

336
336
2,717
2,718

6.539
6,537

4.728


Locomotive-miles


Train-
miles Principal
and
helper

(3) (4)


Light


(5)


Car-miles


Loaded
(thou-
sands)

(6)


Empty
(thou-
sands)

(7)


Per-
cent
east-
bound
of
total
(10)


Ton-miles (thousands)


Gross

Including Excluding
locomotives locomotives
and tenders and tenders
(11) (12)


FREIGHT SERVICE


PASSENGER


II


Number ofad locootives
on line


Net Serviceable


Revenue
and non-
revenue
(13)


Not
stored

(14)


Home


(18)


Number of freight cars on line


Foreign


(19)


Total


(20)


Percent
un-
service-
able

(21)


Gross
ton-miles
per
train-hour,
excluding
locomo-
tives and
tenders


Gross
ton-miles
per
train-mile,
excluding
locomo-
tives and
tenders


Net
ton-
miles
per
train-
mile


(22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27)


Net
ton-miles
per mile of
road per
day

(28)


Train
40l1. pw
train
hour


(29)


Locomo-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-
tive-
day

(30)


Passenger- asse-
train ger-train
car-mles cars per
train


.1 I I I I .4I .-.--4 ------II +I I .----------l I 4-------l -I 1 -


239.,688
246,281

263.439
273.755

185.736
192,943

277.818
263,957

530,698
518.515
256.488
256.229

204,060
209.086

2.506,501
2.426,625

699.537
686,771
58,876
60,128

515,468
514,828
1,435.906
1,48.952

30,030
43.319
122,310
122,969

139,978
118,017

73.758
88.036

23, 4
21,576
2,676.017
2,571.878

334,457
322,597

149,041
157.104

1.329,502
1,193.584

649,917
611.662

846.869
785,602

188.667
190.704

151,123
191.931
274,239
289,151

1.240.748
1,388,614

859,790
931.067


2435,46
251,667

263.521
275,774
191.342
198.729
292,897
278,900

536,692
522,053
262,032
262,445

207,522
212.270

2.544,734
2,.470,752

720.433
707.139

58.936
60,659

317,267
516,162

1,560,886
1.591.688

30.p96
43.330
123.209
127.340

139.978
118,017

76,293
88,331
24,276
22,834

2.842,705
2,751.770

337,755
328.949

154,284
168.900

1.349,799
1.215.999

694.376
646,718

846.869
785,605
188,692
190,730
151.123
191.937
274,239
289,151

1,242,929
1.391,162
865.107
970,760


9.591
9,370

20,655
20,340

10.346
11,069

21.034
21.292

15.997
22,968
2,117
2,066

6,042
9,163

103.969
104,910

6.443
6,781



6,649
6,814

128,536
167,010
44
196
35,214
9,654

3.734
2,361



3,212
3,013

192,082
228,312

12,.267
14.,767

8,595
12.596

40,111
31,221

55.023
43,044

8,893
9,055
2,049
2,141

625
1,710

204
269

40.379
47,309

17,093
19.595


9,145
9.278

10.733
10,697

8.891
9,073
11.843
11.267

29.079
28,526
8,380
8.237

9,869
10.127

97,041
94,446

27,187
26.671

2.470
2,467

22,601
22,249

36,139
53,406
1,224
1,523
4,494
4,683

6,239
4,653

2,446
2,666

229
193
110,666
105,682

12.135
12,103

5.359
6,013

54,023
48,026

29,878
27.067

26,375
25.,993

7,751
7.238

9,479
8,758
14,873
15,770

48,943
50,008


3.233
4,896

3,470
5,414

5.147
4,895
6,685
5.581
13.628
13,238
6.135
5,467

5,538
4,894

69,203
64,062

16,741
15.576
1.651
1.587

12,191
11.606

37,601
39,717
444
974
2.678
2,347
3,386
2.592

1,431
1.572

193
161

70.,300
66.064

8.667
7.874

3.554
3.436

40,449
37.436

21,777
19,273
19.746
18,075

3,568
3,493
,5.035
4.7?4
7.013
8,289

28.788
30,400


63.6
65.3
66.2
66.4

63 3
65.0

63.9
66.9

68.1
68.3
57.7
60.1

64.1
67.4

58.4
59.6

61.9
63.1

59.9
60.9

65.0
65.7

59.9
57.3
73.4
61.0
62.7
64.8

64.8
64.2

63.1
62.9

54.3
54.5
61.2
61.5

58.3
60.6

60.1
63.5

57.2
56.2

57.8
58.4

57.2
59.0

68.5
67.4
65.3
64.8

68.0
65.5
63.0
62.2


51.2
51.6

49.7
51.1
49.6
50.5
49.9
50.3

52.2
52.7
48.4
49.8

49.0
51.2

48.7
46.7

49.9
51.1
50.4
53.6

49.5
52.7
52.8
54.9
351.2
46.7

52.9
49.4

50.5
50.3

49.8
30.2

51.5
51.8

50.4
51.1

49.6
530.1

30.6
50.6

50.8
50.7
52.3
52.3

51.4
51.3

51.3
49.6

50.1
50.4


672,211
672,482

751.302
768,095

701,695
710,273

890,104
821,905

1,977.518
1,939,168
681,376
650,594

731,210
716,798

7,720,722
7.489.567

2,14.8,968
2,117,369

240,413
234,401

1.87,711
1,556.004

4.772.762
4,798,665

137,471
175.396

374.893
391.059
469,.142
354,890
209.47?5
228.954
20,104
18,292

8.866,091
8,450,.374

1,110.663
1.053,922

502.295
553,156

4,975.751
4,421,542

3.131,686
2,726,926
2,172,766
2,083,553

582.413
543,926

659,131
607.870

1,100,9e4
1.185,787

3,841,388
4.000,210


603,930
604,047

669.201
682,969

634,281
642,417

797,731
738,6531
1.786.607
1,754,195
616.320
583.453

668,422
651.697

7,0643,787
6.794.374

1,922,106
1.894,190

224.197
218,137

1,458.217
1.427,114

4,270.475
4,292.016

126,708
162.5"66
343,028
358,327

437,303
327.515

195,915
213.234

16.603
15,009

7,986.140
7,616,171
1,018.548
968,507

450.187
497,263

4,578,196
4,057,810

2,774.442
2,399,677

1,943.277
1.882,268

527,544
494,335
589,.872
543.127

1.005,858
1,087,722

3.493.103
3,610.963


32,497 20,009 61.9 57.7 50.1 2,676,059 2,441.418
32,792 19,403 62.8 56.5 50.1 2.709,534 2,448,44


235,772
236,088

266,647
280,511

314,337
319,896
336.275
318,241

712,802
696,925
243,650
240.288

292.866
286,888

2,960,438
2,934,490

826.094
771,533

133.424
128.974

551,744
544.333
1,962,181
1,987,736

84,305
99.061

175.808
187.751

226,976
157.740

106,709
112,610

7.044
6,038

3.541.547
3,392,336

519,462
496.561

244,092
277,838

2,496.553
2,167,773

1,496.127
1.270,533

844,639
823,803

253,007
233.507

245.184
220.554

468,777
496,886

1.588,078
1,641,585
1.224,919
1.234,168


69
75
86
88

37
41
6'1
62

161
168
37
67

33
30

539
638

140
177

15
17

103
107

412
463

9
12

63
67
27
24

33
35

15
16

704
814

159
182

34
69

349
364

217
223

237
239

72
71

71
71

82
82

445
509
175
246


1
1



2









3


124
87

30
39

7
11



62
88

5,
3
3
1
2



7
3



248
324

15
35

20

49
III

28
31






25



90
43
43
40


2.846
2,543

3,116
2,885
7.271
6,693

7,983
8,031
11.254
12.089
4.102
3,894

10,046
8.684

78,429
93,265
9.421
11,574

10.592
8,917
8.888
9,490
58.451
56,424

6,575
8.140
5,771
4,924

2,793
2,925

8,130
7,115
4
4

116,649
109,824
21,101
19,153

8,332
7,384
56,148
56.,902

38,175
40,173

21.568
21.470

3.566
4,119

659
932
6,489
6,503

29.079
32,668


7.407
7.732

12,913
13,443

3,879
4,009

9.452
8,786

14,739
13,000
8,435
8,490

6,633
7.369

74,050
73,223

13,851
12,768

4,703
6,137

10,530
10,751

36,741
38,208

590
455
9,021
8,539

2.734
2,820

6,608
8,657
3.126
2,675

87,160
94,881
13,187
14,938
2.242
2,603
25,737
18,382
6,440
6,321
14,743
14,883

5,050
,5.929
3.493
8.508
9.371
20,992
21,298


10.253
10,273

16,029
16,328
11.150
10,702

17,435
16,819

25.993
25,089
12,2337
12,384

16.679
16,053

152.479
166,488

23.272
24,342

15.295
15,054

19.418
20,241

95,192
94.632

7.165
8.595
14,792
13,463

5,.527
5.745

14,738
15.772
3,130
2,679

203,809
204,.705
34,288
34,091

10.574
9.987

81.885
75.284

44,.615
46,494

36.311
36,353
9.104
9,169
6,588
6.425

14,997
15,874

50.071
53.,966


6. 3 35.372 11,880 47,252
20.1 37,717 12.172 49.889


5.6
2.9

3.5
2.1

7.5
6.2

3.0
3.7
5.4
4.5
5.8
4.2

3.7
4.9

8.2
9.8

8.3
5.9

9.3
4.7

7.3
8.3

14.5
5.7
20.9
10.2
11.9
10.8

7.2
6.4

9.2
5.6
.3
.2

14.6
8.1

6.3
5.3

2.2
3.9
4.9
3.6

2.1
1.8

3.4
2.0

4.7
2.6

5-.3
4.7

2.9
4.1

2.5
3.0

4.4
2.9


40.111
40.067

44,300
40,997
63.728
61,084

53,090
49,647

66,178
63.267
532.217
48.812

68,902
65,111

50,755
49,209

50,805
51.964

56.615
57.617
64,036
65,545

48,254
47,079
60.597
64,078
40.890
40.961

55.488
48,978
23.251
21.506
5,676
5,666

54,022
52,946
46,953
42.780

45,354
4 4,819

65.510
64.152

73,753
69.293
41,199
41,210

49.928
46.513

90.139
69.276

75.154
75.041

48,474
44.910

50.602
46,129


2.525
2.408
2,540
2,477

3,434
3,348

2,915
2,844

3,397
3.410
2,420
2.294
3,298
3,153
2,851
2,846

2,792
2,790

3.842
3.630
2,845
2.789

3,007
2,997

4,406
3.933
2.917
3,061

3.135
2,785

2.712
2.531
741
721

3,060
3,052
3,047
3,004

3.075
3.198
3,462
3.413
4,416
3,989
2,303
2.411
2,803
2,602
3.909
2,836
3,673
3,766
2,849
2,640
2,847
2.638


25.8
25.4

24.8
26.2

35.4
35.3
28.4
28.2

24.5
24.4

29.1
29.2

29.7
28.1

30.5
31.1

30.4
28.9

54.0
52.3
24.4
24.5

35.0
37.2
68.9
65.0
39.1
40.1


33.9
43.6
42.2
30.8
31.3

32.0
32.1
42.8
41.0

45.5
46.2

46.2
45.1

50.1
46.9

32.0
31.7
32.6
32.3
25.9
25.2

31.5
31.5

32.4
32.8

37.7
37.6


4.863


4,926
5.,177
12,803
13,013
11,276
10.671

10,339
10,109

8,256
8,142

8,273
7.991
8,958
8,878

12.366
11,517

19.475,
18,826

7.475
7,375
10,416
10.551

13,075
15,290
9.252
9,864

8,435
5,862

14,586
15.392
659
565

11.549
11,047
12,850
12.312

9.296
10.458
15.906
13.922

22,873
19,397
5.108
4.963

4,715
4,294

23.539
21,175

5.566
5,897

7,834
8.101

8,380
8,420


121.7
113:.2

122.3
122.6

162.6
167.4

173.2
165.5

122.1
114.7
117.4
117.4

215.6
223.1

122.2
107.4
122.2
101.1

100.6
63.5

173.4
143.3

98.5
91.6

81.6
96.5
62.6
74.2

168.7
156.0

77.0
91.8
94.2
60.9

77.7
70.7
68.4
58.7

170.2
65.5
81.6
71.1

96.4
87.8
126.2
116.4
91.6
96.5
74.7
66.1
106.9
112.4
66.0
78.1
116.8
100.0


a/No passenger-train service.
(OVER)





: .,.J r "^ "C*


Train-miles



(31)


Percent
un-
service-
able of
total
locomo-
tives

(34)


Locomo-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-
tive-
day

(36)


490,829
308.084
828,674
864,012

67,686
79.556
318,623
315,652
324,126
325.991
92,962
103.950

117.194
123.357

2.587,272
2,789.955

98,155
99.232

32,030
32,418

225.531
224.659

834.934
847.623

3.276
3.229
174.679
180,619

120.970
127,095



503.591
500.933

2,626.982
2.720,994
29.5,024
295.957

14,924
14,924
301,850
312,922

246,248
261,836

649.652
681.374
118,020
131.920

78,309
78,668

153.428
192,873

689,866
715.285

532.782
387.053


2,744,293
2,708,664

6,351,918
6.521.082

507,938
556,204

2,199.740
2,213,819
2,490,822
2.654,494
857,338
901,063

1,019.219
1.084,.975

28,723,016
31.069.335

717,093
750,743

191,606
205.486
1.846.690
1.845.206

7.130.,837
7,585.,832
6,552
6,458
1,038,041
1,072.,44

1,090,323
1.207,392



3.965.131
3,904,831

32,022,830
33.122.371
1.494.626
1,501,202

34,372
36.982
2,666,627
2.832.?37

2.086,503
2,233.328

8,528.929
9.243.861

1,013,7?26
1.145,.154

953.589
1,058.543
1.366.586
1,497.197

6,720.309
7.047,501
5,361.414
5,613.011


I I I I I~


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Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of JANUARY 1955 Compared with JANUARY 1954 -Continued

F R E I G HT SERVE I CE PASSENGER SERVICE
Locomotive-miles Car-miles Ton-miles (thousands) Number of road locomotives Number of freight care on line Gross Gross Net Lo Percent Lo -
on line ton-miles ton-miles Net Net Locomo- Percent
Regon radan yar de Pr- ros et ericabl Pr-per pe tn- ton- Nt Car- Net tire- un-ti-
Regio, road, and year r Train- Pe Em P Pe e Gri Net nServicable V np Percent trainhour, trainTnile, ie s 1 *s n s1, n miles Passenger- Passen-
of ra Train- e- cent Un- cent Percent train-hour, train-mile, miles miles fmi.8pe ger-train serv.... B..e ie
rope a td m s P rinc ipal L o ad ed E m p ty P er- Pe nter--rv n n exclud ing ea l d n e o d de per P er per m ile o f m lt r t ne pe r T rain -m ilest a nb e o
ohanpdr Light n loaded bound including Excluding Revenue Not- rv- Stored e Home Foreign Total se rvice- locomo- l tran car- r- ro per lo o- ar-des total lo -
helper -A) sad) loaded eat of locomotives locomotives and non- stored able ice- able tives and ties and mile mile day ddyLvayes e- longinG- h "-
total and tenders and tenders revenue able tenders tenders ay tes day
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) (35) (36)
Nashville, Chatt. & St. Loutis 1955 1,043 172.436 176,700 4.411 5,789 2.435 70.4 41.3 49.6 417,828 375,066 174,752 49 4 7.5 4,070 2,904 6,974 3.1 44,276 2,18D 1,016 30.2 808 38.0 5.405 20.4 118.1 88,304 969145 11.0 37.4 181
1954 1,032 184,811 190,078 4.290 6,106 3,058 66.6 43.2 51.5 456.807 410,855 188,069 50 3 5-7 4,312 3.770 8,082 1.9 44,678 2,226 1,019 30.8 771 37.6 5,879 20.1 126.6 106,322 1,042,626 9.8 6.3 36.9 218
Seaboard Air Line ........... 1955 4,053 634,277 634,277 1,659 25.841 15,276 62.8 56.0 51.0 2,063.461 1,864,827 831,989 138 10 6.8 14.,653 12.735 27.388 2.8 54.750 2.983 1,2331 32.2 953 47.1 6,622 18.6 163.8 514.955 5,670.118 11.1 12.1 43-; 497
1954 4,067 628,183 628,183 1,835 25.197 15.455 62.0 57.1 51-7 2,023,052 1,832,929 801.482 142 6 4.1 14,008 13,791 27,799 2.4 53.518 2,958 1,294 31.8 934 47.4 6,357 18.3 161.5 518.581 5:734,038 11.2 8.1 43.4 458
Southern .................... 1955 6,264 942,207 942,257 12,427 41,992 22,471 65.1 58.7 49.9 3,121,126 2,772,313 1,234,820 272 1 .4 18,560 22.963 41.523 4.9 51,250 2,952 1,315 29.4 939 49.0 6,359 17.4 122.6 696,307 6,704,006 9.6 2.7 34.8 311
1954 6,262 932,957 933,014 11,746 39,186 20,097 66.1 59.8 51.1 2,896,719 2,575,794 1,154,837 257 5 5 1.9 20,601 22,354 42,955 3.0 48,213 2,775 1,244 29.5 880 45.2 5.949 17.5 134.8 732,000 7,251,185 10.1 34.1 260
Northwestern Region:
Chl. & North Western ........ 1955 7,848 692,469 694,178 9,792 29,491 15,746 65.2 58.4 49.4 2.163,397 1,979,519 899.476 140 33 54 23.8 18,398 27,377 45.775 4.4 51,794 2.921 1.327 30.5 659 33.1 3,697 18.1 110.5 792,675 7,076.347 9.0 21.4 39.9 151
1954 7,850 649,589 651,803 12.756 27,198 15,124 64.3 58.0 49.4 2,014,470 1,849.738 843,138 181 43 86 27.7 21,942 24,764 46,706 5.8 49.530 2.913 1,328 31.0 590 29.6 3.465 17.4 76.4 874,299 7,408,618 8.6 25.1 39.2 157
Chicago Great Western ....... 1955 1.437 132,680 132,680 192 7.519 3,711 67.0 56.7 52.3 568,338 507,668 227,103 29 4 12.1 2,050 3,778 5,828 3.4 74.,145 3.833 1.715 30.2 1.217 60.2 5.098 19.4 135.3 71,052 310,984 4.4 32.3 329
1954 1,437 133,690 133,690 216 7,327 3,885 65.4 54.8 50.1 551,283 497,026 215.449 32 1 3.0 2,355 3,643 5,998 3.5 72,211 3,731 1,618 29.4 1,178 61.3 4,843 19.4 136.8 71.583 316,836 4.4 31.5 332
Chl.,Milw.,St.P.& Pacific ... 1955 10,633 973,534 986,226 19,084 40o,644 23.949 62.9 58.8 49.6 3,117.751 2,817,066 1,241,607 261 64 22 6.3 36,158 29,290 65.448 6.0 55,686 2,906 1,281 30.5 617 32.1 3,767 19.2 104.0 750,289 6,088,767 8.2 13.7 42.0 322
1954 10,631 957.356 976,909 26.359 37,739 20,816 64.5 55.0 50.6 2,858,653 2,552,791 1,117,844 345 63 53 11.5 36,572 26.914 63,486 5.6 48.,455 2,680 1,174 29.6 564 29.5 3.392 18.2 78.4 777,204 6.561,167 8.6 10.3 41.1 2
Chl.,St.P.Ailnneapolis & Omaha 1955 1,606 164.114 165,313 4,685 5.484 2.936 65.1 63.1 496 425,836 384,423 157.633 58 1 21 26.3 1,186 7,527 8,713 5.2 34.,287 2.364 969 28.7 621 33.2 3,166 14.6 75.0 106,820 820,880 7.7 20.0 37.1 232
1954 1,606 164,858 166.562 5,560 5.149 3.190 61.7 63.3 48.7 409.893 369.771 156,398 54 7 22 26.5 1,195 7.149 8.344 5.1 34.506 2.266 958 30.4 615 32.8 3.141 15.4 75.8 109.230 894.608 8.2 21.4 38-9 4
Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range. 1955 569 31,785 31.785 162 627 537 53.9 35.6 53.2 57.519 50,169 23,772 29 30 13 18.1 14,643 761 15,404 1.9 22.487 1.705 808 37.9 50 2.5 1.348 14.2 18.6 7.688 7.688 29.0
1954 569 37,299 37,754 658 599 501 54.5 38.4 52.3 55,991 46,009 22,008 28 29 30 34.5 14,869 732 15,601 3.4 19,299 1,322 632 36.7 46 2.3 1.248 15.6 17.6 7.738 8.482 2.0 29.2 9
Great Northern .............. 1955 8,288 1,064,200 1,070,408 29.438 37,737 18,693 66.9 61.3 48.9 3,000,407 2,677,403 1,247,115 218 175 40 9.2 23,914 18,559 42.473 3.4 51.398 2,533 1,180 33.0 955 43.2 4,854 20.4 87.7 590,453 5,521.370 10.0 4.4 40.4 403
1954 8,293 1,037,381 1,043.254 35,014 33.732 16,972 66.5 61.4 50.6 2,685.640 2,357.988 1,071,675 295 137 41 8.7 26,606 18,990 45.596 4.3 40,118 2,299 1.045 31.8 787 37.3 4,169 17.6 78.6 635,639 5,838,701 9.9 39.0 407
MUlnneaocll,St.P.& S.st.Mare 1955 4,171 374,441 376.433 2,861 11,860 5.732 67.4 65.2 53.8 968,034 789.902 359,00 91 2 28 23.1 7462 7,486 14.948 5.8 44.685 2,124 967 30.3 764 37.3 2.73 21.2 111.3 175 457 982025 5. 6 27.9 0 10
1954 4,169 368,061 369,895 3.813 10,482 4,784 68.7 57.3 51.7 821,954 665.887 307,019 91 11 14 12.1 7,344 6,542 13,886 6.3 36.449 1,817 838 29.3 722 33.9 2,376 20.1 110.5 197.225 1,079170 5. .5 32:9 1
Northern Pacific ............ 1955 6,570 870,Z57 894,834 23,400 32,934 19,802 62.5 62.0 47.7 2,676,068 2.354,232 1,029,610 279 24 55 15.4 21.634 16,161 37.795 5.3 53.751 2,727 1,192 31.3 896 45.9 5,055 19.9 88.3 473,051 4,062.318 9.6 9.4 8.6 21
1954 6,570 805,776 829.574 34.413 28,490 13.633 67.6 60.2 50.7 2,272,124 1,963,838 881,320 320 34 66 15,7 23,771 12.848 36,619 5.6 44.571 ;456 1,102 30.9 765 36.6 4,327 18.3 72.0 502,754 4,146,001 9.1 11.1 370 274
Central Western Region:
Atch., Top. & S. Fe (incl. 1955 13.098 2,219,057 2,320,142 49,745 102,292 58,086 63.8 44.6 48.2 7,766.531 6,863.041 2.573.92 5 508 89 40 6.3 57,924 30.367 88,291 3.7 73,654 3,102 1,163 25.2 929 57.9 6,339 23.8 126.7 1,799,605 19,989,106 12.0 2.9 478 533
G.C.& S.F. and P.& S.F.)-.. 1954 13,070 2,227,166 2,262,178 52,968 95,680 56,066 63.1 44.8 48.2 7,397,112 6,520.416 2.485,091 523 166 35 4.8 56,937 35,340 92,277 2.6 69,821 2,936 1,119 26.0 885 54.0 6,133 23.8 109.0 1,933,870 21,398.295 12.0 3.6 46.0 41

Chi., Burl. & Quinoy ........ 1955 8,824 1,131,941 1,128.781 34,194 45.493 23,711 65.7 57.5 48.7 3,388,587 3,020,198 1.318.358 251 49 40 11.8 23,456 21,.502 44.958 2.9 56.906 2,675 1,168 29.0 942 49.5 4,820 21.3 117.0 1,007,921 8,304.569 8.6 6.4 43.9 380
1954 8,832 1,125.813 1,129,561 34,173 45,77? 25,354 64.4 57.0 49.6 3,486,884 3.111,191 1,364,514 269 90 41 10.3 21.859 21,120 42,979 3.1 56.970 2,768 1,214 29.8 1,009 52.6 4,904 20.6 99.5 1,044,263 8,526,317 8.6 6.2 43.9 391
Chl., Rock I. & Pacific. .... 1955 7,907 882,695 876,660 1,474 34.792 21,923 61.3 55.1 50.0 2,698,304 2,477,021 1,007,845 166 9 5.1 14,632 16,796 31,426 5.7 57,010 2,813 1,145 29.0 1,027 57.8 4,112 20.3 170.4 774,018 6,561,427 8.9 6.5 40.9 310
1954 7,866 883.,205 881,722 6,563 34.,146 22,281 60.5 56.0 49.2 2,670.580 2,444,708 984,808 170 1 12 6.6 13,404 20,692 34,096 3.6 55,367 2,772 1,117 28.8 926 53.1 4,039 20.0 165.6 836,264 6,794.432 8.6 1.2 41.4 4
Denver & R. G. Western ...... 1955 2,165 281,920 300,677 31,344 13,129 5,610 70.1 55.2 53.2 1,058,328 916,712 443,608 60 45 22 17.3 8,036 5,974 14,010 3.7 60,891 3.257 1,576 33.8 1,019 43.0 6,610 18,7 86.6 139,493 1,098,584 7.9 14.3 36.7 567
1954 2,167 248,791 265,592 22,299 11,839 5,057 70.1 53.7 53.1 939,774 818.696 393,871 58 54 26 18.8 8.335 4,286 12,621 3.0 60,514 3,301 1,588 33.3 992 42.6 5.863 18.4 67.7 133.905 1,128,600 8.4 12.5 35.7 492
Southern Pacific ............ 1955 8,072 2,007,321 2,107,733 226,405 88,016 48,711 64.4 51.9 49.0 6,801,898 6,008,959 2.487.659 562 79 122 16.0 34,224 38,082 72,306 2.0 58,419 3,027 1,253 28.2 1.123 61.7 9,941 19.5 106.6 947.563 12.996.503 13.8 14.6 42.8 2
1954 8,065 1,813.514 1,894,619 219,568 80,626 45,105 64.1 54.2 50.7 6,.273,349 5.535,868 2.288,053 559 137 127 15.4* 34,982 31,609 66,591 1.8 59,483 3,015 1.275 28.4 1,108 60.9 9,152 19.5 86.9 1,051,427 13,721,844 13.1 12.7 40.2 209
Union Pacific ............... 1955 9.813 2,286,211 2,333.487 106,557 101,099 52,793 65.7 52.7 49.7 7,512,812 6,673,394 2,787,153 392 251 127 16.5 33,747 30,654 64,401 2.8 80,095 2,957 1,235 27.6 1,410 77.8 9,162 27.4 103.9 1,205.494 14.430,863 12.2 242 50.3 316
1954 9,821 2,313,033 2,377,058 137.,861 95.360 51,180 65.1 55.4 51.0 7,407.358 6,469,888 2,720,371 523 194 136 15.9 34.,370 26.375 60.745 2.4 70,899 2,827 1,189 28.5 1,425 76.8 8.935 25.3 99.5 1.370,754 16,301.823 12.1 10.5 38.0 333
Western Pacific ............. 1955 1,190 204.128 215.583 10,635 9.387 3,739 71.5 38.6 46.6 696,967 608.,406 283,544 39 3 2,507 2,917 5.424 2.5 77.336 3,002 1,399 30.2 1,668 77.2 7,686 25.9 177.0 82,689 697,169 11.5 49.2 474
1954 1,190 199,080 200,914 12,179 8,598 3.300 72.3 39.7 47.9 640.,930 558,323 263,232 34 9 2 4.4 2.549 2,058 4,607 7.0 72,434 2,825 1,332 30.6 1.753 79.2 7,136 25.8 162.7 83.341 727,976 11.8 48.0 386
Southwestern Region:
International Gt, Northern**. 1955 1.104 136,610 136,610 5.505 3,068 64.2 42.2 45.1 442,110 401,085 178,842 41 2 4.7 1,028 5,494 6,522 3.9 63.644 2,948 1,314 32.5 917 43.9 5,225 21.7 106.6 76.164 733.970 9.6 91 410
1954 1,103 141,174 141.174 5,135 3,000 63.1 43.1 48.5 405,735 367,.424 164,953 56 2 3.5 942 6,102 7,044 3.0 54,684 2,611 1,172 32.1 750 37.0 4,824 21.0 90.7 104,897 813,885 7.8 40.1 6
Kansas City Southern ........ 1955 886 143,653 143,805 223 8,156 4,090 66.6 52.4 48.9 639,039 579.649 260,097 25 3 10,7 1,225 5.780 7,005 3.3 85,836 4,057 1.820 31.9 1,219 57.4 9,470 21.3 196.4 133.947 830,178 6.2 43.5 618
1954 886 143,285 143.,323 388 7.571 4,052 65.1 50.8 48.4 594.673 534,352 239,217 25 1 3.8 1,293 5,557 6,850 2.1 75,612 3.735 1,672 31.6 1.111 54.0 8,710 20.3 207.5 133.411 914.858 6.9 438 479
Mo.- Kane.- Texas Lines ..... 1955 3,229 355.221 355.221 3.953 13.945 7,868 63.9 36.0 44.9 1,009,176 904.023 362,077 84 5.386 5.928 11,314 9.4 56.914 2.554 1,023 26.0 1,016 61.2 3,617 22.4 147.6 230,584 2,133,715 9.3 39.3 360
1954 3.230 346.933 346,933 4.030 13,561 7.780 63.5 36.5 45.9 965,379 887,155 373,420 84 1 1.2 5,645 6,191 11,836 5.6 54,749 2.564 1,079 27.5 1.021 58.3 3,729 21.4 151.8 243,810 2,131,014 9.1 5.0 38.2 361
Missouri Pacific** .......... 1955 6,896 961,799 961,799 10.697 42,601 23,242 64.7 51.7 50.6 3,209,470 2,918,351 1,263,626 209 40 89 26.3 21,017 17,316 38,333 2.7 70,310 3,045 1,319 29.7 1,059 55.2 5.911 23.2 101.5 504,696 4,522,732 9.0 9.8 43.5 365
1954 6,904 1,127,426 1,129,429 13.356 45,161 24,747 64.6 51.6 51.1 3,385,849 3,076,087 1,311,543 257 30 98 25.5 20,082 14.562 34,644 2.9 62,200 2,737 1,167 29.0 1,299 69.2 6,128 22.8 103.1 561 .340 4,857.949 8.7 14.3 42.7 354
Texas & Pacific ............. 1955 1,822 349,856 349.856 3,572 15,011 11,068 57.6 56.1 47.2 1,256,052 1.133,204 401,824 60 2 3.2 3,482 6,045 9,527 2.3 73,190 3,248 1,152 26.8 1,343 87.2 7,114 22.6 194.6 1986,016 2.338.460 11.8 9.1 42.8 583
1954 1,827 323.996 323.996 3,144 14,769 8.987 62.2 58.4 50.8 1,164,456 1,054.207 387,399 62 3.713 6.437 10,150 3.8 75.635 3,259 1,198 26.2 1,235 75.7 6,80 23.2 180.2 198.358 2.335.571 11.8 42.6 584
St. Louis-San Francisco ..... 1955 4.564 593,593 593,593 5,595 23,567 13.132 64.2 46.3 47.3 1.795.588 1.592,942 691.743 111 5 4.3 15.,005 10.403 25,408 2.4 54.281 2,688 1,167 29.4 883 46.8 4,889 20.2 182.7 339.929 2,697,994 7.9 36.5 368
1954 4,564 626,713 628.323 6,009 24,238 13,640 64.0 47.6 48.3 1,827,353 1,634,543 705,552 124 4 3.1 16,964 12,026 28,990 2.4 49,305 2,613 1,128 29.1 750 40.3 4.987 18.9 140.0 353,557 2,820,311 8.0 3.6 36.0 383
St. Louis-San.Fran. & Texas 1955 156 22.410 22,410 664 466 58.8 45.9 49.1 52,974 45,980 19,355 2 621 621 2.7 41,611 2,052 864 29.1 1,058 61.8 4,002 203 377.8 6,824 33.232 4.9 32.3 220
1954 156 22.984 22,984 755 432 63.6 48.5 53.2 56,604 50,724 21,722 3 597 59 7 3.2 40,612 2,207 945 28.8 1.305 71.3 4,492 18.4 262.1 8.742 48,625 5.6 .7
St. Louis Southwetern Line. 1955 1.554 298,695 298,748 1,440 14,66 7,477 66.2 47.6 48.0 1,010,233 92,056 414.854 54 5 12 16.9 24 4,487 6951 1.9 9 ,392 28.3 1927 102.9 8.612 21.2 150.9 51,722 317,147 6.1 40.2 3
1954 1,555 302,954 302,986 4,100 14,641 7,016 67.6 50.2 4.3 1,006,963 925,422 413.677 53 14 5 6.9 26703 4,459 7,162 1.3 14,8:1 1:058 1,366 28.3 1,859 97.3 8,582 20.9 14.3 50,4 285.496 5.7 38.7 410
Texas & New Orleans ......... 1955 4,302 675.539 675.539 17.397 26,700 16.379 62.0 53.0 47.4 2,092,687 1,879,281 773,716 132 5 3.6 6,754 14,964 21,718 2.3 59,831 2,801 1,153 29.0 1,063 59.2 5,802 21.5 156.7 218,110 2.571,576 11.8 42.9 416
1954 4,279 697,660 697,660 11,627 28,018 15.921 63.8 56.5 50.6 2.152,869 1,936,744 805,611 163 38 18.9 7,479 15,116 22,595 1.8 56,854 2,794 1,162 28.8 1,160 63.3 6,073 20.5 116.1 251,136 2,950,324 11.8 16.7 41.5 T

** Report of trustee or trustees.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1955 O 310318 (10)


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS A ND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-200
FEBRUARY 1955


Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of FEBRUARY 1955 Compared with FEBRUARY 1954


FREIGHT SERVICE


PASSENGER SERVICE


Region, road, and year




(1)

New England Region:
Boston & Maine .............. 1955
1954

N. Y., New H. & Hartford. .... 1955
1954
Great Lakee Region:
Delaware & Hudson ........... 1955
1954

Del., Lack. & Western ....... 1955
1994

Erie ................... .... 1955

Grand Trunk Western ......... 1955
1954
Lehigh Velley ............... 1955
1954
New York Central ............ 1955
1954

New York, Chi. & St. Louis ..1955
1954

Pitts. & Lake Erie .......... 1955
1954

Wabash ...................... 1955
1954
antral Eastern Region:
Baltimore & Ohio ....... 1955
1954

Bessemer & Lake Erie ........ 1955
1954
Central RR Co. of New Jersey. 1955
1954

Chicago & Eastern Ill. ...... 1955
1954

Elgin, Joliet & Eastern a/ .. 1955
1954

Long Island .............. 1955
1954

Pennsylvania System ......... 195
1954
Reading ..................... 1955
1954

Western Maryland .......... 1935
1954
Pocahontas Region:
Chesapeake & Ohio .......... 1955
1954

Norfolk & Western ...........1955
1954
Southern Region:
Atlantic Coast Line ......... 1955
1954

Central of Georgia...........1955
1954


Locomotive-miles Car -miles Ton-mile (thousands) Number of road locomotives Number of freight care on line Gros Grow et NLc Perent co
____________ ___one- _________________ ton-miles ton-miles Net Net Net Loomo- Percent Loomo-
o5 t Ne ton- t Car- Net tire- un- tie-
M miles Per- GrossNet Serviceable Per- per per ton- mine Net tivn-
on a Train- Per- lader- Groa entUn- cent Percent train-hour, train-ile, miles ies miles ton-iles 2iles Passenger- a i e
trtoadoat- ev- on- un-axcluingexcluding per loereper perobmilerof tnlrm rspr e wles
and Li ght (th (thou- cent cent -tes t r Home Foreign Total se e- eco u g elu i g tra lod ed r rainrnr alef per
helper sand) ad) load loaded bound Including Excluding Revenue Not Stored deay HowvtaloreIoes--locont-ivr-o train-oar-pa
oerealt of locomotives locomotives and non- stored able ice- able tives and tives and mile or radp eh- I e o ro-
total and tenders and tenders revenue able tenders tenders -- day te day
(2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) ,(25). ( ) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) (35) (36)


1.564
1.665

1,746
1.748

792
793
962
962

2,224
2,224

952
952
1,142
1.150
10,661
10.663
2.155
2.161
221
221

2,381
6,0381
6.077
6,077
208
209

613
613
868
868
236
236

345
345
9,892
9,906
1.304
1,305
847
857
5,046
5.023
2.110
2.113

5,334
5.354

1.731
1,731


Cinn. New Orleans & T.P. ....19553 336
1954 336


Gulf, Mobile & Ohio ......... 1955
1954

Illinois Centrol ............ 1955
...... 1954

Louisville & Nashville ......1955
1934


2.717
2,718

6,539
6,537

4,715
4,722


226,205
235.753
257,862
261.945

171.187
182.090
260.764
245,774
497,386
489,138

245.255
243,930
184.604
189.543
2.357.296
2,224.997
665,164
632.630

55,615
51,012
489,052
489.745

1.356.305
1.307,073
26,175
36,571
114.942
113.966

119.719
110,651

73,831
81,799
21.103
20.689
2,497,941
2,417.952

313,588
295.302

149,458
146,469
1,262,935
1,095.933
613,783
543.296

803.512
756.595

176,779
182,1440

145,009
188,872
252.122
274.208

1,223.,205
1.232,354
801,040
816.210


232.919
240,835

257.876
261,951

176.556
186.590
272.086
258,620

503,626
492,349

248,053
249,578

187,890
192,593
2,394,025
2.264,051
681.599
654.354

55.955
51.404

489,901
491,212

1,480,316
1.430,854
26,257
37,368
115,817
118.213
119.719
110,651

74,014
82,040
22.310
21.910
2,.651,869
2.589.615

316.265
302,399
154.733
155.114
1,283,406
1,117,163
661.133
571,060
803,512
756.595

176.803
182,1464

145.,009
188,872
252,122
274,208

1.225.009
1.233.623
808.569
841.422


9,804
8,974
14,850
16,065

9,605
9.424
20,849
18,303

16,996
18.635

2,429
2,100

5.465
6,061

97,444
86.223
6,216
6.362

56

6.261
6.366

125,560
121,814

27
91
5.146
8.692
2,765
2,273



3,000
2,831
188,128
194,191
11.191
10.613
8,232
9,758

38.983
28,337

57.947
38,044

8.730
9.4m7
2,102
2.387
1.153
1,648
261
171

40.181
41,868

15.977
16,896


8,694
8,920
10.628
10.735

8,608
8.587
11.h41
10.500
28.602
27.474

8,377
8,219

9,666
9,261
93,200
86.837
26,496
24.,563
2,316
2.115
21,782
21.188

53,692
51.868

846
1.321
4,291
4.345
5,286
4.516
2,472
2.533

248
225
106.449
99.930
11.678
11,405
5.635
5,377
52.368
44.201
29.024
23.929
25.235
24.996

7,445
6,924

9.315
8,325
14,845
14,993
47,764
45.253
31.329
28.736


4,834
4.875

5,070
5,.315
4,525
4,633
5,662
5.352
11.278
12.324

5.368
5,612

4,915
4.922

59,556
61,348
14,643
14,707
1,437
1.586
11,169
11,211

31,630
35.062

399
894
2.475
2.461
2.937
2,473
1.437
1.540
194
185

59.530
63.698

7.751
7.538
3.500
3,420

39,399
33.235
19,983
16,807
19.212
19,011

3.413
3,402

4.578
4.850
6.328
7,921

29.380
27.906
19.162
18.276


52.1
52.2

51.1
50.7
51.6
51.4
51.3
51.7
50.5
49.9

48.7
49.3

53.4
51.9
49.4
48.6

50.5
50.1
47.7
50.8
50.6
50.5
52.1
50.1

55.9
52.6

94.2
54.0
47.8
47.9
52.6
53.0

52.5
51.2
51.0
49.8

51.9
51.9
51.k
51.1

49.6
51.3
50.6
51.0
50.1
50.1

51.9
53.1
52.8
50.4

51.7
51.1

50.3
50.5
50.2
49.9


637.258
650.456

732.367
745.515
667.422
669.040

832.393
765.240

1,878.772
1,848.6671

659.174
653.970

704,799
678,651

7.212.674
6,891.619
2,046.865
1.936,597
219,139
203.102

1.517.737
1.497.875

4,544.956
4,326,423

94.002
151.902

353.693
357,497
399.513
341,461

211.382
216.575
20.689
19,217

8,279.953
8,005,778
1,048.,724
988.705

527,124
499.842
4,823.742
3.974,284
3.018.024
2.393,763
2.082.997
2,050.859

557.296
518.395
633,.422
590.662
1,067,643
1,129.789

3.842.941
3.590,015
2,573.166
2.370,182


573,272
586,211
654.,646
666,821
604,790
605,928
747.404
685,851
1,699,226
1,676,478

597.113
588.592

647.953
616,169
6,582,622
6.258.157

1,832.012
1.729.229
203.895
189.077
1.394,494
1.376.731
4,070.610
3,871,434
84.966
140.949

326.136
328,012

372,001
316.816
198,217
201.953

17.455
16,033
7.464,204
7,216,537

960,703
908,624
475,111
449,068

4.446,076
3.643.294
2,675.723
2,105.783

1.870.271
1,854,292

506,0oo8
471.871

568,001
527.129

979.505
1,036,670

3,502,860
3,246.972
2.351.979
2,152,651


225.783
228.479

264,063
266.975

304M52
302,028

321.311
288,689
697,837
674,712

243,484
241,967

292,602
270,578
2,858,152
2,647,124
808,860
707,589
121,412
107.696

534.376
532,476

1,923.410
1,782.516

53,219
84.657
167,377
168.155
187,249
153.257
106,760
106.626

7,370
6,754

3.391,266
3.182.215
496,386
462,320
264.147
244,979
2,439.,126
1.954.942
1.454.845
1,107,012

809,896
797,059


73
76

83
85
39
38
64
65
159
162

59
57
32
29
546
629
138
177
10
15
103
107
428
423
10
11
60
61
25
25
33
34

15
13
716
780

155
169
34
63

360
349
210
209
23$
23)


242.412 74
220,724 67


238,061
212,689

469.331
476.335

1,612.441
1,454.402
1,186,049
1,060.666


71
70
84
85
438
501
169
226


1 1.3
S 22.9


2,572
2,802
2,796
2.951
6,629
7.451
7.600
8.*91
10,254
12.81W8

3.524
3.867
9.843
9.033
74,192
86, 40

8.177
10.299

9,898
6.768

8,469
9.536
56.1404
55,615
7,206
9,027

5.581
5.107
2,834
3.413
7.775
6,777
4
4

116.959
109,060

18.951
20.696

7.590
8.344
54,796
59.671

36.390
43,369
21.065
21,825

3.326
4,232
6514
881

5,879
6.740
28.351
35.097

34.022
41.597


8,109
7,241

15.372
13,092
4,163
4,492
9.889
8.089

15.730
13,391

8.998
8,183

6.9314
6.864
80,626
77.539
14,401
12.849

5.225
5,901

10,206
9.717
39.370
33.633
825
474

8.933
8,e898

3.095
2.722
8.018
8.214
3.956
3.281
86.269
94.616
14.117
13.482
2,742
2.763
28,811
18.475
8,145
5,966
16,631
16,301
6,320
5,227

6,339
6.236

8.835
9,040
22,060
18,778

12.303
11,881


10,681
10.043

18,170
16,043
10,792
11.943
17,489
16.580
25.984
26,242

12,522
12,050

16.777
15.897
154,818
163.979
22.578
23.248
15.123
12,669

18,6753
19.253

95.774
89.248

8,033
9,501
14,514
14.305
5.929
6.135

15.793
14.991

3.960
3.285
203,228
203,676

33,068
34.,178

10,332
11,107

83,607
78,146

44.535
49.335
37,696
38,126
9.646
9,459
6,993
7,117
14,714
15.780
50,611
53.875
46,323
53,478


39,065
41.268

43,086
43,362
64,305
62.564

51,842
50,661
66.431
64,644

51.418
51.370

69,396
67,890

49,379
49,862

49,396
51.454
54.929
57,002
64,05o0
66.336

47.293
'17.o59

15.977
62,394

41.530
40.391
52.759
49.924
23,328
22.367

6,040
5,843
52.290
54,069
46.557
44,932
46.298
44,248
64,756
63,511

74.194
68,265

41,588
41.823

49.560
47.032
86.970
67.322

77.199
76.304

47.884
46,484

50,882
45.992


2.539
2,49

2:*



2.1

3. 4
3.43



3,524

2,830
2,834
2,806
2.766

3.715

2,865
2,824

3.040
2,993
3.462
4,020
2.957
3.011
3,115
3.115
2.875
2,792
2.599
8352
801

3.062
3.071

3.064
3,081

3,219
3.117

3.5368
3.342
4.504
3.941
2.334
2,467

2.872
2,595

3.927
2,797

3.890
3,784
2.900
2,672

2,944
2.645


972
1,024
1,019



1:249
X1,92
1,415
1.390

1,001
997
1.592
1.436
1,229
1,207
1.239
1,132
2,197
2.116

1,098
1,092
1,436
1.378
2,168
2,415

1.518

1.568
1.391
1.504
1.372
360
337
1.391
1.354
1.583
1,567

1.789
1.701
1,941
1.793
2,449
2,072

1.011
1.061

1.376
1,214
1,646
1.129

1.864"
1.739
1.335
1,197

1.485
1.303


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25.6
24.8
24.9

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35.2
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27.5



29.1
29.4

30.3
29.2

30.7
30.5
30.5
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50.9
24.5
25.1

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34.4
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64.1
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38.7
35.4
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43.2
42.1

29.7
30.0

31.9
31.8
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40.5

46.9
45.6
46.6
44.2

50.1
46.3

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31.9

32.6
31.9
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25.5

31.6
31.8

33.8
32.1

37.9
36.9


S5.156
i'4,901

J,1455

13.733




11,206
10.83

9.134
9,077
9,151
8,403

9.575
8.866

13,405
11,694
19,621
17.404

8,015
7,987
11.304
10,476

9,138
14,466

9,752
9.797
7.704
6,306
16.156
16.136

763
699
12,244
11.473

13.595
12,652

11.138
10,209
17,264
13.900
24,625
18.711

5,423
5,317
5.002
4. 554
25.304
22,607
6,169
6.259
8,807?
7,946
8,9e4
8,022


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16.6

17.0
17.0
18.2
18.8
18.1
18.2
19.4
18.9

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21.3

19.8
20.9

17.7
17.7

17.9
18.8
15.0
15.4
22.5
23.6

15.8
15.9
14.2
16.2
14.6
14.0

17.0
17.4

8.7
9.1

7.3
7.5
17.5
18.1

15.2
14.6
14.6
14.4
18.4
19.1

17.0
17.6

17.9
17.1
17.3
18.2
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24.1

19.9
20.2

16.7
17.6

17.3
17.4


125.2
123.3
131.2
126.4

170.5
174.2
179.3
166.1

127.3
119.5

124.8
123.6

216.8
222.5
132.2
107.1
128.5
104.7
111.0
60.1

182.4
174.6
105.1
89.9
79.8
96.4
86.1
80.8
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163.3
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94.0
96.2
65.7

81.9
73.o0

69.5
59.1

188.3
72.0
85.1
72.14

106.0
86.1

132.7
124.9

95.3
103.5
76.2
72.6
109.2
117.6

69.5
76.7

137.9
95.0


450.768
467.590

748.934
790,160
60.684
67,122
288,079
288.856
295.428
295.224

84,728
91.596
101,727
106,548

2.313.540
2.450,836

89,414
88,436
29,064
29,320
202,538
203,127

757,156
755.105
3.060
3.024

157.964
165,162
108.503
114,498



455.682
456,717
2.393.073
2,1412,020

274,.489
277.383

13,776
13.776
274.859
281,703
222,009
235.134
578.656
606,326

107,066
114.541
69,467
70,977

137.558
168,518
627.201
644.755

461,293
525,259


2.533.539
2.561,877

5.807,679
5.952.687
449,637
502.921
2,012,214
2,039,919
2.244,058
2,384,588

752,929
7561.445

919,568
887,669

25.306.558
26.948,033

651,586
637.134
170,797
183,915
1,576.507
1,630,037
6,246,8653
6,760.931
6.390
6,048

948.059
1,004.753

947.897
1,066,020



3.605.248
3.591,0416
29,135,216
29.380,624

1.371.583
1.389,712

32.998
31.547
2,339,905
2.423.506
1,807,701
1,974.046

7,867,637
8.279.291

914.568
992,590
833,522
871,327
1,217,605
1,338,843
6.036.173
6.315.819

4,742,707
4.974.771


12.5
10.8

18.6
4.8



4.5

3.1


23.8
32.0



20.0
12.1

14.3
14.3
14.3




16.1
19.4



6.3
9.2
8.3
8.3



23.1
12.8

31.9
18.8
12.5
9.5



38.1
22.6

5.0

3.8




13.9
15.8

12.2
4.7
2.3
6.6


33.4
34.0

38.5
38.9

33.8
33.4
34.1
34.1
39.2
37.1

37.1
37.1
38.9
39.3
39.1
39.8

41.2
41.7

37.5
38.3
41.9
41.6
41.2
41.1
28.1
28.5

30.7
27.9
44.1
43.7



26.6
27.1
44.6
44.9

33.1
34.0

23.5
25.7

35.9
34.8

36.9
35.7
44.9
44.2

41.8
42.4
40.3
40.5
42.4
42.0

38.5
38.1

39.3
37.9


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
Page 2 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS




Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of FEBRUARY 1955 Compared with FEBRUARY 1954 -Continued

FREIG H T SERVICE PASSENGER SERVICE
Locomotive-miles Car-miles Ton-miles thousandsa) Number of road locomotves Number of freight cars on line G ross Gr Net Loomo- Percent Locomo-
on line ton-miles ton-iles Net Net Car- Net ten tive-
Reinradn-dya Mls e-to- n-Ca- miles to-mc Trn ileVasner asn erie-nl
Region, road, and year Miles Per- Gros Net Serviceable Per-pe trainer t pnritil sn3ies rn il S mil miles Passenger- Pa n see iles
of oad Trin-Pe- cntUn- cet Prcnt ran-hour, train-mile, miles p rni pe r e ml o ile" Psr per Train-miles train ireaoile
S Aer cen Un cen Percen trait^ ge-tai 'able"- = ?* 5,~" y' 1 ----? H.
operated miles PicplLoaded Empty Per- un- eloauded car-ludigpprrtr Jn ]ocomo- car-amides carspal
and Light (thou- (thou- cent ent eat-- un- Home Foreign Total service- loeomo- locomo- train- lr- car- road per train total trai locomo-
an Lgt thu (ho- cet oded bound Including Excluding Revenue Not Sord ice- tve Miv an ie a- day rhhor tw
helper sanas) sands) loaded east of locomotives locomotives and non- stored ored able ice- able tives and tives and mile a day dday te Im o
total and tenders and tenders revenue able tenders tenders
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) (35) (36)

Nashville, Chatt. & St. Louis 1955 1,043 162.391 166.327 4,120 5.498 2.313 70.4 41.2 49.5 396.746 356.261 166,032 47 6 11.3 3,994 2.823 6,817 3.6 43,288 2.200 1,025 30.2 860 40.5 5,685 19.7 122.7 80,446 886,380 11.0 37.2 183
1954 1.032 170,031 174.718 4,142 5.698 3,013 65.4 45.0 53.1 433.268 390.982 179.158 48 5 9.4 4,302 3,896 8.198 2.5 45,274 2,306 1.057 31.4 786 38.2 6,200 19.7 129.0 96,194 941.815 9.8 37.0 218
Seaboard Air Line ........... 1955 4,053 591,653 591.653 2.314 24.330 14.642 62.4 56.6 51.0 1,932,989 1,746,702 775,018 138 9 6.1 13.832 14,061 27,893 2.7 54,384 3.001 1,331 31.9 1,001 50.4 6,829 18.4 169.4 462.197 5.137.753 11-3 9.1 43.5 492
1954 4.067 602,400 602.,400 1.959 24,096 15,499 60.9 56.6 50.6 1,931.883 1.754,972 758.912 143 6 4.0 14.322 14,403 28,725 2.2 53.657 2,955 1.278 31.5 959 50.0 6,664 18.4 171.5 462,805 5.182.548 11.3 5.4 43.2 442
Southern .................... 1955 6,264 862,251 862,311 11,962 39,889 20.212 66.4 58.3 50.5 2,921.027 2.604.058 1.170,921 278 2 .7 19.955 23.457 43,412 4.9 51,865 3.031 1.363 29.4 985 50.5 6.676 17.2 123.2 616.042 5.870,038 9.5 1.5 35.0 313
1954 6,262 873.268 873.308 10,420 37.048 19,734 65.2 58.0 50.4 2.745,480 2.445.366 1,085,548 257 6 2 .8 20,491 25,146 45.637 2.8 49,267 2,811 1,248 29.3 875 45.8 6,191 17.6 129.8 655.349 6,328.709 9.7 34.5 282
Northwestern Region:
Chl. & North Western ........ 1955 7,848 644,764 646,509 8,527 28.238 12,246 69.8 57.9 51.9 1,985,623 1,816,666 861,259 131 34 39 19.1 17,421 28.016 45,437 4.9 51.576 2,881 1,366 30.5 674 31.7 3.919 18.3 120.1 705.126 6,025,072 8.6 23.3 39.5 154
1954 7.850 624.332 626,118 10.114 25.990 14,814 63.7 57.9 49.7 1.960.946 1.799,796 805,690 174 39 91 29.9 21,742 26,687 48,429 5.5 50,898 2,951 1,321 31.0 605 30.6 3,666 17.7 81.4 798,416 6,746,260 8.5 23.6 38.9 159
Chicago Great Western ....... 1955 1.437 122,083 122,083 193 7,171 3,099 69.8 56.3 50.1 527,666 471,212 214,609 30 3 9.1 2,045 4,289 6,334 3.2 73.340 3.865 1,761 29.9 1,260 60.3 5.334 19.0 138.0 64,176 276,774 4.3 14.3 32.1 329
1954 1,437 122,213 122.213 141 7,128 3.300 68.4 53.8 49.8 520,094 469.678 208,964 32 1 3.0 1.887 3,861 5.748 3.6 73,330 3.868 1,721 29.3 1.271 63.4 5.193 19.1 137.8 63,684 274,572 4.3 31.5 34
Ch1. ,Milw.,St.P.& Pacific ... 1955 10.633 908,641 921,718 18,804 38,074 20.515 65.0 56.5 49.9 2,870,359 2,589,080 1,145,991 276 63 21 5.8 35,669 30.622 66.291 6.6 54,305 2,863 1,267 30.1 621 31.8 3.849 19.1 102.9 663,126 5.086,063 7.7 9.3 41.9 319
1954 10,631 907.797 926,462 25.189 38,225 21.946 63.5 54.9 48.9 2,917.855 2,622.454 1,150,333 319 85 52 11.4 37.951 28,724 66,675 6.2 53.141 2,900 1,272 30.1 631 33.0 3,864 18.4 80.3 702.634 5,690,623 8.3 7.4 41.4 256
Chl.,St.P.Ainneapolis & Omaha 1955 1,606 158,255 159,669 4.758 5,24)3 2,626 66.6 65.2 51.5 400,785 360.581 159.608 57 13 18.6 1,139 8,071 9,210 4.5 33.200 2,307 1.021 30.4 636 31.4 3,549 14.6 87.1 96,783 733,121 7.6 21.4 36.8 232
1954 1,606 160.431 161,961 5,190 5,052 3.137 61.7 64.2 48.7 404,686 365,976 157,268 59 6 18 21.7 1.155 7.118 8,273 4.8 35.T78 2,306 991 31.1 676 35.2 3.497 15.7 80.9 98,527 791.155 8.0 23.1 39.5 253
Duluth, Mlssabe & Iron Range. 1955 569 28.585 28.647 533 523 403 56.$ 41.9 52.8 46,639 39.896 19,229 25 31 12 17.6 14.593 620 15,213 1.6 21,438 1.500 723 36.8 45 2.2 1,207 15.4 18.3 7,272 7,984 3.2 28.9 6
1954 569 32,085 32.329 304 528 458 53-5 38.3 52.6 48,.725 40,221 19,363 29 29 30 34.1 14.957 590 15.547 2.5 19,421 1,330 644 36.7 44 2.3 1,215 15.5 16.1 6.944 6.944 29.1
Great Northern .............. 1955 8,288 1,001,414 1,006,786 27,619 35,745 17.562 67.1 60.1 48.0 2,803.950 2.501.601 1,149.045 222 170 40 9.3 22.938 21,622 44,560 4.3 50,120 2,518 1,156 32.1 943 43.8 4,951 20.1 91.0 538,895 5.057.718 10.1 40.2 398
1954 8,293 1.01.200 1,005,969 32,162 36,939 21.792 62.9 63.3 49.0 3,014.655 2,695,050 1.208,893 262 173 47 9.8 25,414 23,404 48,818 2.9 49,479 2,708 1,215 32.7 915 44.4 5,206 18.4 83.3 570.253 5.223,282 9.8 2.2 39-4 403
Minneaprlia.St.P.& S.St.Marle 1955 4.171 347.435 348.976 1,752 11,461 4,836 70.3 63.0 56.1 907.207 741.105 342,661 87 10 24 19.8 6,227 7,135 13.362 6.6 44.532 2,155 996 29.9 865 41.1 2,934 20.9 111.8 160,778 896,355 5.6 21.4 32.9 137
1954 4,169 344,068 346,456 5,122 10,890 5.514 66.4 59.0 52.4 859.552 709,697 324,845 96 6 18 15.0 7,582 6.360 13,942 5.8 41.593 2,067 946 29.8 834 42.1 2,783 20.2 114.9 169,650 966,123 5.7 20.5 32.2 146
Northern Pacific ............ 1955 6,570 790.930 809,697 23,737 30.792 15,407 66.7 61.2 50.3 2.397.939 2,106,141 938,668 273 23 66 18.2 19.433 17,155 36.588 5.8 52,998 2,675 1,192 30.5 901 44.4 5,103 19.9 89.5 430.515 3,600,779 9.4 7.1 38.0 254
1954 6.570 717.353 736.346 25,107 27,812 12.434 69.1 60.1 51.7 2,162.867 1,888,968 860,666 304 52 62 14.8 22,769 14,817 37,586 5.2 51,821 2,646 1,206 30.9 828 38.7 4,679 19.7 70.2 450.845 3.557.098 8.8 5-8 37.7 270
Central Western Region:
Atch., Top. 4 S. Fe (incl. 1955 13,098 2,062,900 2.152,714 46,854 96.529 51.771 (8.1 43.6 49.2 7.347,486 6.510.363 2.536.524 506 89 35 5.6 55.225 29.951 85.176 4.0 74.605 3,165 1.233 26.3 1,044 61.1 6.916 23.6 131.8 1.599,678 17,469,845 11.7 7.8 48.2 526
G.C.& S.F. and P.& S.F.)- 1954 13,070 1,935,040 1,979,025 44,613 86.520 44,984 65.8 45.2 50.1 6,531,218 5,765,651 2,272.607 511 166 36 5.0 55,258 30,416 85,674 3.0 70,137 2,988 1,178 26.3 912 52.8 6,210 23.5 107.0 1,682,266 18,422,335 11.9 3.7 46.1 406

Chl., Burl. & Quincoy ........ 1955 8,824 1.0o56,460 1,054.345 35,618 4,3.366 20,460 67.9 56.1 49.4 3,168,607 2,828.374 1,260,024 252 47 43 12.6 23,381 20,711 44,092 2.9 56,805 2,683 1,195 29.1 1.011 51.2 5.100 21.2 120.9 902,894 7.,364,249 8.5 5.2 43.7 395
1954 8.832 1,009,198 1.009,490 30,566 42,880 20,848 67.3 55.6 49.6 3.149.892 2,816.452 1,250.936 263 71 34 9.2 21.952 20.576 42.528 3.0 58,290 2.795 1,241 29.2 1,045 53.2 5.058 20.9 102.2 932,844 7,420.030 8.4 6.2 43.4 386
Chi., Rook I. & Pacific. .... 1955 7.907 819,839 815,845 1.325 33,544 18.391 64.6 54.0 51.1 2,525.243 2.321,117 966,969 167 8 4.6 13,605 17.610 31,215 5.5 56.939 2,841 1,184 28.8 1,103 59.2 4,368 20.1 175.2 701.763 5,724.058 8.7 2.6 41.9 309
1954 7,861 841,340 841,893 2,766 33,095 22.375 59-7 56.5 48.8 2,617,798 2,406.594 960.546 172 1 10 5.5 13,964 22,243 36,207 3.9 56,166 2,867 1,144 29.0 976 56.4 4,364 19.6 174.3 755,876 6,051,077 8.5 3.7 40.1 316
Denver & R. G. Western ...... 1955 2,165 258.425 276.036 25,958 12.,470 5.314 70.1 55.9 52.7 999.338 868,262 419.959 57 45 25 19.? 7.770 5.542 13.312 3.9 63,815 3.365 1,628 33.7 1.098 46.5 6,928 19.0 90.5 129.320 1,038,808 8.0 14.3 36.8 668
1954 2,167 231.342 247,047 20.791 11,225 ,.232 72.6 54.8 52.0 875,225 760.627 373.888 56 59 22 16.1 8,884 3,861 12,745 3.0 63.854 3,297 1.621 33.3 1,053 43.5 6.162 19.4 73.7 121.066 1.001,484 8.3 20.0 35.5 491
Southern Pacific ............ 1955 8,072 1,889,647 1.988,017 201,293 85,466 44,408 65.8 53.4 50.0 6,482,511 5.733.257 2,408.350 982 88 96 12.5 31.457 37,098 68,555 2.3 58,836 3.065 1,287 28.2 1,221 65.9 10.656 19.4 110.0 810,393 11,187,405 13.9 14.1 39.1 232
1954 8,065 1,757,638 1,840,812 200,464 78,364 45.695 63.2 55.5 49.5 6,108.83o 5,395.079 2,226.280 520 164 134 16.4 33,040 33.822 66,862 2.3 60,629 3,098 1,278 28.4 1,192 66.4 9,859 19.8 95.2 943,333 12,169,003 12.9 15.2 40.0 222
Union Pacific ............... 1955 9,813 2,054.851 2.096.539 95.260 92,384 44,977 67.3 52.5 50.0 6,847,276 6.085,855 2,601,831 391 242 148 19.0 31.372 32,590 63,962 2.8 81,066 2,981 1,275 28.2 1.448 76.4 9,469 27.4 103.6 1,057,264 11,996.327 11.5 25.3 50.1 351
1954 9.821 2,033,079 2,084,.704 114,280 85,751 46.261 65.0 55.3 49.6 6,618,048 5,806.779 2,440,929 480 233 145 16.9 33,257 27, 948 61,205 2.4 74,704 2,890 1,215 28.5 1.430 77.3 8,877 26.2 94.4 1,229.526 14,619,911 12.1 14.2 48.4 330
Western Pacific ............. 1955 1,190 197,933 204,276 10,778 8,981 3,729 70.7 40.9 48.0 666,229 583,247 267,366 42 2 1 2.2 2,484 2,900 5.384 2.7 74,508 2.964 1,359 29.8 1,767 84.0 8,024 25.3 183.0 76,092 621.927 11.1 49.1 4
1954 1,190 182,138 184.242 12,517 8.124 3,286 71.2 40.7 48-9 608.092 531,868 246.,305 38 5 2 4.4 2,714 2,400 5.114 5.2 74.585 2.938 1.361 30.3 1,810 83.8 7.392 25.5 163.0 76,923 638.668 11.3 47.7 499
Southwestern Region:
International Gt, Northern**. 1955 1,104 121,844 121,844 5.337 2,652 66.8 40.3 44.1 420,102 381.244 179,209 44 988 5.545 6.533 4.0 66,570 3.140 1,476 33.6 981 43.7 5.797 21.3 105.6 68,627 657.361 9.6 39.1 409
1954 1,103 129.811 129,811 162 4,711 2.597 64.5 39.0 46.8 374,725 338.997 154,241 44 2 4.3 917 5.201 6,118 3.9 54,898 2,617 1.191 32.7 837 39.7 4,994 21.0 94.3 94.252 695,924 7.4 39.9 355
Kansas City Southern ........ 1955 886 141,515 141.521 180 8,052 3,804 67.9 49.6 48.5 637,497 580,113 267,982 24 3 11.1 1.445 6,034 7,479 3.9 87,013 4.116 1,901 33.3 1.322 58.5 10,802 21.2 201.2 116,806 736,949 6.3 3-7 556
1954 886 139.985 140,046 249 7.527 3.926 65.7 48.5 47.1 .59.508 533.695 242,430 25 1 3.8 1,231 6,042 7.273 1.9 78,346 3.819 1.735 32.2 1,226 57.9 9,772 20.5 210.9 121,728 772.707 6.4 -3.6 484
Mo.- ans.- Texas Lines ..... 1955 3,230 323,143 323,143 3.493 13,848 7.321 65.4 35.7 45.1 1.003.995 905.722 392,841 90 5.281 ?,0?0 12,251 8.2 60.571 2,813 1.220 28.4 1,191 64.2 4,344 21.6 143.5 209.,420 1,868.259 8.9 -39.3 3
1954 3,230 323.093 323.093 3,455 12,654 7,212 63.7 38.2 45.6 918,844 826,990 347.883 88 ,110 6,344 11,454 5.4 54,612 2.565 1.079 27.5 1,067 60.9 3.847 21.3 143.8 219,374 1,868.399 8.9 5.0 38.1 371
Missouri Pacifice** .......... 1955 6,896 896,796 896,800 10,001 40,714 20,985 66.0 50.3 50.3 3,036,943 2,764,620 1,203.214 214 39 97 27.7 20,579 17.846 38,425 .7 71,249 3.094 1.347 29.6 1,120 57.4 6,231 23.1 100.5 455,000 3.987,605 8.8 16.3 43.4 391
1954 6,904 1,026,155 1,028,448 11,929 40,853 21,275 65.8 51.0 51.2 3,049,027 2,766,626 1.204,029 274 25 89 22.9 20,013 13,911 33.924 3.0 61,110 2.706 1,178 29.5 1,254 64.7 6,228 22.7 102.6 506,711 4.312,734 8.6 4.9. 42.7 441
Texas & Pacific ............. 1955 1,822 311,067 311,067 2,962 14,436 8,853 62.0 56.5 51.9 1,147.397 1,036.933 385,479 61 1 1.6 3,409 5,857 9,266 2.3 74,541 3.342 1,242 26.7 1,465 88.5 7.556 22.4 194.6 177.926 2,034.350 11.4 9.1 42.7 580
1954 1,827 298,312 298,312 3,947 13.616 8.514 61.5 57.7 51.2 1,069.743 968,278 352,155 62 3,645 6.222 9.867 3.6 74,300 3,253 1.183 25.9 1.257 79.0 6,884 22.9 185.0 178,474 2,052,440 11.5 42.5 582
St. Loulse-an Francisco ..... 1955 4.564 572,410 572,632 5,306 230,o03 11,952 65.8 46.3 48.0 1,725,763 1.540,429 682.539 111 8 6.7 14,106 10.864 24.970 3.0 53.532 2.699 1.196 29.7 968 49.6 5.341 19.9 192.3 289,715 2.351.919 8.1 36.5 348
1954 4.564 577.591 578,535 5,554 22,730 12,788 64.0 45.8 47.9 1.723,777 1.546,145 673,943 123 4 3.1 17,242 13.562 30,804 2.3 50,498 2,681 1,168 29.6 805 42.4 5,274 18.9 180.3 318.234 2,447,963 7.7 3.6 36.0 409
St. Louis-San.Fran. & Texas 1955 156 20,942 20.942 699 432 61.8 41.6 49.8 57,214 50,432 22,8?47 3 557 557 10.2 47,622 2,408 1,091 32.7 1,385 68.6 5,231 19.8 261.9 6.045 29.341 4.9 32.7 216
1954 156 20,870 20,870 640 416 60.6 44.4 49.5 49.689 44.401 18.604 3 685 685 1.8 40,475 2,128 891 29.1 1,037 58.8 4,259 19.0 263.4 7,896 41.514 5.3 29.8 282
St. Louis Southwestern Lines. 1955 1.554 276,434 276,442 1,326 14,346 5.991 70.5 46.3 48.6 955,030 880,045 393,392 S 5 13 17.8 2,297 5,122 7,419 1.5 65,813 3.189 1.426 27.4 1,955 101.1 9.041 20.7 147.8 46.978 286.432 6.1 40.3 419
1954 1.555 279,401 279,437 3.790 13,369 6.333 67.9 46.8 48.8 906,318 831,042 371,487 6 14 2 2.9 2,642 4,328 6,970 2.7 60,488 2.976 1.331 27.8 1,878 99.6 8.532 20.3 151.- 45.745 263,427 5.8 38.8 412
Texas & New Orleans ......... 1955 4,302 62.348 628.348 11,754 25.415 15,581 62.0 52.7 47.8 1.975.243 1.,777,568 743,919 132 4 2.9 6,772 15,324 22,096 2.4 60,523 2,846 1,191 29.3 1,213 66.8 6,176 21.4 177.4 198,512 2,282.614 11.5 42.4 475
1954 4,279 633,360 633.360 10,.538 24.530 15.050 62.0 55-2 49.2 1,916.541 1,720,215 720.305 166 38 18.6 7,464 15,479 22,943 1.6 55.201 2,734 1,145 29.4 1,130 62.1 6,012 20.3 121.2 226,209 2.637,132 11.7 5.9 41.4 451

Report of trustee or trustees.
(OVER) U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1955 O 310318 (11l











Subject to revision


FREIGHT SERVICENGERSERVICE

Locomotive-niles (Car-mles Ton-miles (thousands) Number of road locomotives Number of freight cars on line Gross Gross
---umberonlinehtcarsonNet eLoGrs- PeG cent Locomo-
on line ton-mile ton-miles Net Net CarLpm Net tie- Pen L
Region, road, and year Mdes Per GrossNet ServiceablePer Percent trainer per tonil, ton- m as er- n- r
of road Train- Per- cent Un- cent Percent train-hour, train-mile, miles milespr iiles len ton-milen o ar pmales train g"r-tra, ieable2 per
oiprated miles Principal Loaded Emipty Per- s east- srv- n- an- excluding excluding per pe per er pee mile of t r.Pin per Train-miles tra. inersr able o r pr
andratd Light (tho- ho-d bondcent udin Ecludin Revenue serv- Home Foreign Total service locomo- oeomo- train- car- road per ocomo- ar-les total loomo-
helper soodo) s6s) looaded added bound Inelnding Eneludiig Revenue Not Stord ire- tirees and rs d "car- day day day ho" tire- train loeoimo
peat of locomotives locomotives and non- stored able ice- able lives and ves and ledayt- locomo- ve
total and tenders and tenders revenue able tenders tenders leday ties day
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) (35) (36)


New England Region:
Boston & Maine .............. 1955
1954
N. Y., New H. & Hartford ... 1955
1954
Great Lakes Region:
Delaware & Hudson ........... 1955
1954

Del., Lack. & Western ....... 1955
1954

Erie ........................ 1955
1954

Grand Trunk Western ......... 1955
1954

Lehigh Velley ............... 1955
1954

New York Central ............ 1955
1954

New York, Chli. & St. Louis .. 1955
1954

Pitts. & Lake Erie .......... 1955
1954

Wabash ...................... 1955
1954
ntral Eastern Region:
Baltimore & Ohio ............ 1955
1954

Bessemer & Lake Erie ........ 1955
1954
Central RR Co. of New Jersey. 1955
1954

Chicago & Esstern Ill. ...... 1955
1954

Elgin, Joliet & Eastern a/ .. 1955
1954

Long Island ............... 1955
1954

Pennsylvania System ......... 1955
1954
Reading ..................... 1955
1954
Western Maryland ............ 1955
1954
Pocahontas Region:
Chesapeake & Ohio ........... 1955
1954

Norfolk & Western ........... 1955
1954
Southern Region:
Atlantic Coast Line ......... 1955
1954

Central of Georgia .......... 1955
1954

Cinn. New Orleane & T.P. .... 1955
1954

Gulf, Mobile & Ohio .. ...... 1955
1954

Illinois CentrPl ............ 1955
1954
Loulsville & Nashville ...... 1955
1954


1,564
1,665

1.746
1,747

792
793
962
962

2,224
2,224

952
952
1,142
1.150

10,661
10,663

2.155
2,161

221
221

2,381
2.381

6.077
6,077

208
209
613
613

868
868

236
236

345
345
9,892
9.906

1,304
1.305
847
857
5.046
5,023

2,110
2,113

5,334
5,354

1.731
1,731

336
336

2,717
2,718

6.539
6.537
4.715
4,722


258,273
266.569

297,440
295,014

190,394
196,923

288,754
265,965

571.552
525,378

279,005
261,831

208,187
205.413

2,602,912
2.348,015

739,244
673,932

64,484
56,803

554,435
528,159
1,542,511
1.372,390

34,413
38.754
126.647
124,.817

118,134
119,154

83.879
87,127

25,216
25,446

2,841,293
2,557,100
340,632
311.342
163,926
154.305
1,436,863
1,149,.526
662,556
587,600

889.589
850,260

197.947
204,377

199.843
209,749

287,.525
302,764

1.289,858
1,322.659
402,033
870,830


264,782
271,899

297,515
295,025

196,181
202,248

301,517
279,463

577,010
528,220

282,308
265.458

211,011
208,709

2,650,569
2,394,162

765.098
695,043
64,940
57,045
556,218
529.545

1,688,540
1.503.109

34,836
39.022
127,752
127,576

118,134
119,154

84,480
87,866

26,614
26,772

3,020,269
2,727,060

343,400
316,820

170,333
164,006

1,458,681
1,170,076

707,555
617,412

889,589
850,260

197.973
204,404

199,843
209,749

287.525
302,764

1,291,043
1.324.390

404,095
885,877


9,944
9,477
16,309
16,762

10,903
10,923

22,211
18,858
14,124
18.971
2.205
2,108

5,462
7,042

105.730
95.545

6.827
6,518

112
124

7,205
7,089
146,603
134,406

68
49
5.342
7,351
2,761
2,912

28

3.538
3,399
202,417
181,969

11,823
13,563
9.589
10,257
43,282
28.848

55,627
41,635

10,316
10,286

2,375
2,661

1.424
1,858

215
255

39.595
44,160

7.355
17,083


10,085
9,991
12,424
12,062
9,417
9.095
12.560
10.585

31,307
29,145

9.325
8,582

10.394
9,712

103,345
93,259

29.581
25.951
2,955
2.457

24,549
22.566

61.593
55.909

1.544
1,.334
4,663
4,.622

5.103
4,726

2,733
2,734

307
277

121.637
108,167

12,883
11.986
6,422
5.783
59,176
45,599

32,301
25,759

29,412
27.537

8.488
7.658

12.933
9.277

17,383
15,940

52,537
47.342

15,811
30.309


5,729
5,568

6.235
6,024
4,988
5.083
6,396
5.716
14.678
12,946

6,274
6,242

5,410
5,432

65,476
61.593

16.598
15.834

1,440
1.568

13,322
12,631

38,362
36,097

809
896

2.487
2,723

2,772
2,676

1,643
1,592

293
255

69.547
66,615

8.753
8,068
4,257
3,447

43.191
34,712

21,762
17.719
21,120
21,207

3.701
3.729

5,665
5.457

7,071
8.688

29.072
28,806

9.791
18.713


63.8
64.2

66.6
66.7
65.4
64-1

66.3
64.9

68.1
69.2

59.8
57.9
65.8
64.1

61.2
60.2

64.1
62.1

67.2
61.0

64.8
64.1

61.6
60.8

65.6
59.8
65.2
62.9

64.8
63.8

62.5
63.2

51.2
52.1

63.6
61.9

59.5
59.8
60.1
62.7

57.8
56.8

59.7
59.2

58.2
56.5

69.6
67.3

69.5
63.0

71.1
64.7
64.4
62.2

61.8
61.8


52.9
50.7

60.6
60.1

57.6
58.5
61.8
61.9

62.7
62.3

57.5
58.6

66.4
64.6

62.3
62.8

56.8
58.7

33.5
35.1

48.0
51.4

60.8
60.8

33.2
31.3
67.0
67.1

53.4
53.4
47.1
48.7

87.0
86.6

59.2
59.4

70.9
71.1

75.0
72.7

51.2
51.5
52.3
53.8

57.9
59.9
51.9
54.2

51.3
50.5

55.9
55.8
56.2
55.8

59.5
57.7


51.5
51.2

50.5
50.7
51.2
50.6

49.6
50.4

47.7
49.6

49.4
48.7

52.1
52.1

49.2
49.5
49.7
50.6

46.7
51.2

49.0
50 1

50.7
52.0

50.3
49.5
54.0
53.3
47.3
48.9

52.7
52.9

47.8
50.0

49.3
49.6

51.2
51.8

50.0
51.4

48.9
49.8

50.3
51.4

50.8
50.5
50.8
52.3

51.3
52.1

52.2
50.4

50.3
50.4

50.0
50.2


729,272
725.757
856.540
832,118

725,130
704.111

903,303
775,965
2,106,741
1,955.844

733.126
684,285

756,653
717,006

7,942,561
7,.276,481
2,288,219
2.034.580

275.062
233.974

1.722.218
1,607,109

5,250,198
4,533.095

186,713
158,466

384,718
377,371

390.526
357,732
235,511
231,952

26,775
24,192

9.454.,823
8.478,479

1,154,079
1.034,135
600,284
530,.107
5,429,616
4,059,778

3,271,688
2,593,078

2.414,828
2,264,637

630,171
573.827

867,849
657,610

1,242,882
1,205,596

4,064,687
3.755.288

1.305,691
2,492,808


657.272
653.767
766,892
742,814

655,761
636,256

812,407
691.488

1,905,301
1,770,229
660,514
615,404

693.010
653.575
7,248,106
6,600,813

2,048,375
1,816,037

257,672
218,716

1.582,662
1,476,080

4,698.309
4,.064.053

173.738
146,824
352,217
346,161

362,067
330,117

220,509
216,301

22,927
20,304

8,542,836
7.662,135

1,057,690
953.499
542,140
476,217

5,001,711
3,715,034
2,908,742
2.281,916

2,176.497
2,042,259

572,350
521.488

781.518
587.471

1,143,039
1,104,373

3.707,932
3,385.747
1,193.570
2.258,.706


251.505
246,090
301,046
289,071

321,631
309,815

339,787
284,270

749,543
705.098
257,557
240,951

307.682
284,149

3.127,394
2,827.018
898,151
758,828
161.121
130.204

592,301
557,420

2,212,139
1,854,420

114,054
90.120

174,167
174,061

170,483
156,754

119,708
115.058

9,219
8,185

3,849,947
3,360,010

540,564
475,698
295.934
263.478

2,737,122
1,994,791

1,575.894
1,211,606

975,404
884,533
276,840
245.729

339,693
235.646

548,418
497,159

1,701.525
1,.508.336

595.269
1,114,640


2






1
2


2

79
109

18
42

7
16



21
98

4
6

2



5
6

1

163
369

9
42

27

29
93
27
51











71
61
47
82


2,668
2,921

2.617
3,017

5.927
7,792
6,372
8,947

8,931
12,981

3,589
3.992

9,807
9,577
67,921
87,073

9,029
10,558

7,455
9,348

8,303
9,907
55,460
62,549

5,931
9,440
5.440
5,640

3,197
3,541

7,603
6,854

4
4

116,933
109,373
18,295
21,738

5,833
6,988

53,401
61,542

32.993
43,546
19,514
21,358
3,041
4,078

607
897

5,700
6,511

27.673
35.237

35.448
42.572


7,588
7,243
14,582
13,109
4,651
3.941
9,450
7,343

15,307
13.138

9.238
7,582

7.070
6,425

81,213
72,423
15,866
11,942

6,103
5.581
10,601
9,409

43.433
35,410

798
482
9,029
7,817

3,872
2,747

8,527
7,273
3,418
3,241
86,850
93,754
14.724
13.279

2.588
2,702

31.542
20,079

7,354
6,036

18,259
15,066

7,415
5,079
6,071
6,416

11,666
8,692

23,863
18,232

4,969
11,446


10,256
10,164

17,199
16,126

10,578
11.733
15.822
16,290

24,238
26,119

12,827
11,574

16,877
16,002

149,134
159.496

24,895
22,.500

13.558
14.929

18,904
19,316

98,893
97,959

6,729
9,922
14,469
13,457
7,069
6,288

16,130
14,127

3.422
3.245
203,783
203,127

33.019
35,017
8,421
11.690

84.943
81.621

40,347
49,582

37.773
36,424

10,456
9,157
6,678
7,313

17,366
15.203

51.536
53.469

40,417
54.018


39.908
41,258

43,988
42,s25

65,413
61.296

50,855
46,801

64,866
63,092

51.163
50.642

69.593
64,852

50,122
49,853
50,167
49,774
59.924
59,922

62,999
65,008

48,284
46,783

73.649
63,150
40.695
39.341
51,408
48,675

22,371
21,864

6,333
5.902

53,381
54,435
47,277
43.942
46,933
44,820

63.454
60,736

75,262
67,594

43,300
41,801

49.490
46,445

84,681
68.406

77.139
74.812

48,804
45,005
49,844
45,036


2,555
2,457

2.578
2.518

3.464
3.249
2,860
2,646

3,362
3,397
2.384
2,360

3,344
3,208
2,815
2,848

2,826
2.725

4,021
3,850
2,867
2,811

3,087
2,992

5,207
3.922
2,879
2,911

3,075
2,778
2,728
2,603

932
825

3.081
3,073

3,107
3.066

3,346
3,132

3.501
3,246

4,530
3.959
2,452
2,419

2,903
2.563

3.912
2,806

3.984
3.650
2,909
2.593

2.976
2,601


977
925
1.012
980

1.699
1.582

1,196
1,088

1,323
1.353
929
924

1,485
1.395
1,215
1,220

1,239
1.139
2.514
2,292

1,073
1,062

1,454
1,365

3,418
2,408
1,424
1,464

1,448
1,319
1,481
1.384

375
332
1.389
1.348
1,588
1.530
1,826
1.733
1.916
1,743
2,454
2,102

1,099
1,048

1.404
1,208

1.701
1,125

1,911
1,643

1,335
1.155
1,484
1,283


24.9
24.6

24.2
24.0

34.2
34.1

27.1
26.9

23.9
24.2

27.6
28.1

29.6
29.3
30.3
30.3

30.4
29.2

54.5
53.0
24.1
24.7

35.9
33.2

73.9
67.6
37.4
37.7

33.4
33.2

43.8
42.1

30.0
29.5
31.7
31.1

42.0
39.7
46.1
45.6

46.3
43.7

48.8
47.0

33.2
32.1

32.6
32.1

26.3
25.4

31.5
31.2

32.4
31.9

37.7
36.8


48.7 5.187
49.7 4,768
34.0 5.562
36.3 5.338
43.5 13,100
38.6 12,603

36.7 11,394
32.0 9,532

59.1 10,872
51.9 10,227

39.7 8,727
40.5 8,165

30.3 8,691
30.6 7.971

35.8 9.463
30.9 8,552
62.7 13,444
59.1 11,327

9.9 23,518
9.4 19,005

65.0 8.025
58.9 7.552
33.1 11.743
31.7 9,844

10.3 17,688
7.4 13,910
15.9 9.165
17.1 9,160

39.1 6,336
38.4 5,826

8.8 16,362
9.6 15.727

5.2 862
5.3 765
30.3 12.555
27.7 10,942

21.1 13,372
18.7 11,759

36.7 11,271
26.1 9,917

39.2 17,498
32.4 12,811

41.1 24,093
28.4 18,.497

43.2 5,899
42.2 5.329

39.1 5,159
39.5 4,579
87.8 32,613
65.9 22,623

49.2 6,511
51.3 5,900

51.5 8.394
45.8 7.443

19.0 4,073
29.4 7,615


15.7
16.8

17.1
17.0

19.0
19.0

18.1
18.0

19.5
18.7

21.6
21.5

20.9
20.4

18.0
17.7
18.1
18.5
15.0
15.6

22.1
23.3

15.9
15.8

14.6
16.7
14.6
14.2

16.8
17.6

8.5
8.8

7.0
7.4
17.8
18.2

15.2
14.3

14.2
14.5

18.2
18.8

17.1
17.4

17.7
17.4

17.1
18.2

21.7
24.4

19.4
20.5

17.0
17.6

16.8
17.4


128.6
124.9

134.8
132.8

168.6
167.5

180.8
161.8

129.8
116.4

127.3
120.6

219.1
219.4

135.8
101.1

131.1
100.0

116.1
61.8

185.9
168.7

114.1
88.1

86.6
88.0
83.0
83.1

148.9
152.6

89.0
92.4

104.9
73.7
85.1
69.6

70.1
56.9
188.3
68.9

88.1
69.0

99.7
84.5

133.3
126.5

95.3
103.2

90.3
82.3

112.6
117.2

64.9
74.8

62.6
91.8


497,396 2,722,529
520,423 2,761,516

845.267 6.524,831
887,091 6.583.854

66.336 468,767
74,541 532,906

326,217 2,271,911
326,393 2,254,550

331,445 2,584.047
333,149 2.631,450
94,032 823,569
102.915 831.359

123,016 1,041,534
117,930 968,912
2,571,502 28,221,849
2,694,228 29,380,871
99.849 746,785
97,986 720,608

32,340 188,905
32,340 201,956

223,830 1.742,250
224,422 1,809,378

836,440 7,066,003
851,403 7.612,682

657 1.584
3,429 6.984
179,614 1,093,021
188,356 1,158,187
91,812 837,513
126.415 1,152,757



520.857 4,156,534
521,099 4.154,134
2,603,244 31,986,503
2,628,113 31.927.411

304,443 1,552.119
311.331 1,554.216

15,498 35.920
15.498 37.625

307,069 2,678,269
319,408 2,764,169
244,284 2,005,600
261,169 2,171,338

635.043 8,650,615
675.529 9,207.509
119,658 1,080,474
126,111 1.087,255

78.645 1,131,075
78,583 951,666
150,865 1.333,768
167,780 1,376,980

701,274 6,712,285
718,668 7,014,068

221.507 2.365.745
585,611 5.568,974


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8.6

11.6
11.5

7.5
7.4
5.8
6.2

7.8
8.1

8.7
9.2

2.4
2.0
6.4
6.2

9.1
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7.3
13.4
13.1

6.8
7.1

2.3
2.4

9.2
9.2

8.2
8.3

13.6
13.6

9.0
8.6

14.4
12.1

9.8
8.6

11.4
11.6

10.7
9.6


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13.7
14.8
5.7

5.3

4.5




23.8
24.0



17.2
13.4

14.3
7.1






13.6
12.2




12.1

25.0
7.7



15.4
20.5
31.8
19.0

10.5
15.0


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38.6
30.0

5.9
7.9

5.7




7.9
21.1
5.3
9.8
4.7

2.1
7.1


34.7
34.4

38.7
38.7

33.8
33.7

33.8
34.0

39.1
37.0

37.2
37.4
41.9
39.0

39.5
39.3
41.1
41.3

37.7
37.6
42.1
41.7

41.2
41.1

28.6
28.8
30.7
28.8

42.6
43.8



26.6
26.4
44.3
44.6

32.8
33.4
23.4
26.0

35.7
35.0

36.3
35.7

44.6
44.3

41.7
41.7

38.6
39.8

42.6
43.3

38.3
38.0

37.8
38.0


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3 1262 08855 0917 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-200

BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS A ND STATISTICS MARCH 1955





Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of MARCH 1955 Compared with MARCH 1954/


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS




Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of MARCH 1955 Compared with MARCH 1954 -Continued


FREIGHT SERVICE PASSENGER SERVICE
Locomotive-miles Car-miles Ton-miles (thousands) Number of road locomotives Number of freight cars on line Gross Gross
on line ton-miles ton-miles Net Net Net Car- Net Locoo- Percent Loomo-
Region, road, and year Men n-Per Gross Net Serviceable Per- per per to n- ton- ton- rn e t raiinilr Passes- tie-
of road Train- Per- cent un- cent Percent train-rouretrain-nulrT, rerles rlesi e.s"trn gir-train aerci s
operatedtanearPri-nl Loaded Empty Per- in- excluding er p er per per per mile of stiaer per Tpain-nudes r-p
e me P a Loae Ept e cent east- se u- Home Foreign Total oeldingloaded per e ro n a r tri rr
hand Light (thou- (thou- cent loaded bound Including Excluding Revenue Not Store e serv- Home Foreign Total service- Icmo- locomo- train- oaded c ca r- road per hor ro- ra r e l t l ie-
helper sands) sands) loaded east of locomotives locomotives and non- s Stred red able ie- able ties and tives and mile carday day day ve-e hour
total and tenders and tenders revenue a able tenders tenders mile day
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) 134) (35) (36)
Nashville, Chatt. & St. Louis 1955 1.043 83.730 85,944 1,921 2,837 1,191 70.4 41.2 49.6 204,284 182,649 84,482 49 4 7.5 4.073 2,754 6,827 3.7 42.795 2,183 1,010 29.8 399 19.0 2.613 19.6 56.8 50,220 534.354 10.6 37.4 103
1954 1,032 195.559 201,320 5,253 6,528 3.570 64.6 47.6 54.2 497,437 450.122 205.014 47 6 11.3 4,090 3.768 7,858 2.9 44,351 2,313 1.054 31.4 824 40.6 6,408 19.3 134.1 106,036 1,053.754 9.9 36.9 217
Seaboard Air Line ........... 1955 4,053 670,390 670,390 1.935 27,910 16,730 62.5 57.3 50.2 2,220,113 2,010.731 882.976 141 7 4.7 12.848 14.309 27.157 2.7 54.747 3.049 1,339 31.6 1,035 52.3 7,028 18.3 174.0 504.137 5,800,696 11.7 9.4 43.5 484
1954 4,067 669,242 669,242 3.282 27,138 17.569 60.7 57.9 50.?7 2.192.639 1.993.458 872,644 141 9 6.0 14,.995 13.676 28,671 1.7 53.887 3.033 1.328 32.2 981 50.3 6,922 18.1 172.0 514.141 5,880,112 11.6 8.8 43.2 453
Southern .................... 1955 6,264 991,270 991.340 14,014 47,324 22,103 68.2 57.6 50.5 3,408.994 3,048.875 1,393.,562 286 4 1.4 18.772 26.376 45,148 4.8 52,403 3.097 1,416 29.4 1,015 50.6 7,177 17.0 124.3 667,721 6,738,749 10.1 34.7 346
1954 6,262 950,156 950.212 11,819 39,854 21,283 65.2 58-3 50.6 2,939,092 2,611,018 1,146,329 272 2 .7 19,887 23,226 43,113 3.2 48,718 2.758 1.211 28.8 833 44.4 5,905 17.7 125.5 730,328 7,075,284 9.7 1.3 34.4 306
Northwestern Region:
Chi. & North Western ........ 1955 7,848 718,502 720,053 9.552 30,678 15,444 66.5 56.7 50.1 2,210,020 2,023,644 935.679 140 25 33 16.7 17,862 24,977 42,839 4.6 51.887 2,863 1,324 30.5 684 33.7 3,846 18.4 130.0 784656 6,718,886 8.6 16.7 39-5 162
1954 7,850 703552 705.886 10.949 27.595 14,881 65.0 56.8 49.2 2,026.175 1.848.199 8553,445 175 40 91 29.7 22.475 22,771 45.246 5.8 47.335 2,700 1,250 31.0 589 29.3 3.515 18.0 83.7 887.684 7,403.455 8.4 25.0 39.1 160
Chicago Great Western ....... 1955 1.437 140,122 140.122 177 8,025 3.347 70.6 56.5 49.9 585,401 522,824 238.748 29 4 12.1 1.888 4,204 6,092 3.2 72,786 3.738 1,707 29.8 1,240 59.0 5.359 19.5 143.4 71,312 314,806 4.4 32.3 330
1954 1,437 135,.700 135,700 184 7.692 3,615 68.0 55.3 49.5 567,896 511.585 228.553 30 3 9.1 2,131 3,579 5.710 3.6 72,095 3,784 1,690 29.7 1,287 63.7 5,131 19.1 138.8 71,0)2 303,448 4.3 31.8 329
Chi.,Lllw. ,St.P.& Pacific ... 1955 10,633 1,002,748 1,019,680 20,869 42,240 23,473 64.3 56.4 49.1 3.179,215 2,875,285 1,260,007 258 53 23 6.9 34.970 28,961 63,931 6.0 54,958 2,880 1,262 29.8 624 32.6 3,823 19.2 104.9 689,445 53526,760 8.1 9.1 42.1 292
1954 10,631 982,090 997,861 24,420 41,112 22,895 64.2 55.7 49.4 3,096,233 2,786.544 1,219,940 302 102 41 9.2 38.530 26,121 64,.651 6.4 52,350 2,848 1,247 29.7 599 31.4 3.702 18.5 79.5 780,615 6,344,028 8.3 8.9 41.5 254
Chi.,St.P.;lnneapollis & Omaha 1955 1,606 172,387 173,867 5.595 5,695 3.244 63.7 63.0 50.6 440.334 397,454 169,254 58 16 21.6 1,156 7,087 8,243 4.1 33.703 2.320 988 29.7 626 33.0 3,399 14.6 89.2 107.527 818,695 7.6 7.7 37.1 250
1954 1,606 167,076 168,687 4,951 5,093 2,761 64.8 63.8 50.4 392,143 352.168 150,763 62 7 22 24.2 1,170 6,819 7.989 5.0 33,604 2,146 919 29.6 598 31.2 3,028 15.9 71.4 109,753 860,306 7.8 17.6 39.4 239
Duluth, Uissabe & Iron Range. 1955 569 30.306 30.322 427 485 375 56.4 54.0 54.1 43,331 36,161 17,253 45 12 7 10.9 14.579 562 15.141 1.1 17.893 1,268 605 35.6 37 1.8 978 15.0 18.4 7,688 7,688 29.0
1954 566 33.142 33,200 472 485 463 51.2 44.3 57.0 51.451 42,691 18.455 34 13 22 31.9 14,782 520 15.302 1.7 19,282 1,365 590 38.1 39 2.0 1,052 15.0 16.8 7.688 7.688 29.0
Great Northern .............. 1955 8.270 1.146.487 1,152,689 31.932 40.872 21,384 65.7 58 3 45.7 3.201,870 2,849,316 1,266.664 218 169 43 10.0 22.437 19,099 41,536 3.1 49.992 2,506 1,114 31.0 949 46.6 4,941 20.1 94.6 605.575 5.762,609 10.2 2.4 40.2 424
1954 8.293 1,004,015 1.009,881 29.194 38,889 19,271 66.9 62.7 49.9 3,015.947 2,693.780 1,220,081 254 202 49 9.7 26,168 17,983 44,151 3.4 50.660 2.695 1,221 31.4 847 40.4 4,746 18.9 73.1 634,712 5.751.896 9.7 2.2 39.4 421
Minnes'lls,St.P.& S.St.Marle 1955 4,171 386.549 388.998 2,425 12,738 5.698 69.1 61.7 54.0 1,007,744 822,076 371.582 83 11 15 13.8 7,.090 6,456 13,546 7.0 44,866 2,141 968 29.2 891 44.2 2,874 21.1 118.8 179,741 951,838 5.3 19.4 33.0 150
1954 4.169 372,533 374,811 4.o 0 11,709 4,728 71.2 58.7 55.2 883,848 727,426 341,299 96 4 18 15.3 7,953 5,632 13.585 5.6 40,321 1.954 917 29.1 800 38.5 2,641 20.6 111.5 188,203 1,011,691 5.4 15.0 32.4 153
Northern Pacific ............ 1955 6,570 917,834 943,508 32.426 31,256 19,116 62.1 59.2 45.9 2.772.918 2,429,738 1,040.640 284 25 65 17.4 19.758 18,198 37,956 4.6 53.932 2,661 1,140 33.3 901 43.6 5,109 20.4 92.2 486.324 4,191,023 9.9 8.5 38.3 263
1954 6,570 8,0.107 844,855 32,501 32,398 16,326 66.5 60.1 48.3 2,513,084 2,197,018 949.958 295 55 64 15.5 22,842 12,731 35,573 5.6 51.944 2,701 1,168 29.3 838 43.0 4,664 19.4 73.7 487,147 3.870,145 8.9 7.1 38.0 258
Central Western Region:
Atch., Top. & S. Fe (Incl. 1955 13.098 2.406,292 2,508,889 59,256 114,434 63,113 64.5 42.4 48.5 8,647,882 7,679,315 2.919.749 514 86 29 4.6 52,451 35.556 88.007 3.8 74,280 3,204 1.218 25.5 1.088 66.1 7,191 23.3 140.1 1.786,181 19,796,234 11.8 7.7 48.3 528
G.C.& S.F. and P.& S.F.)- 1954 13,067 2.242,614 2,296,977 58.583 100,311 56,488 64.0 45.1 48.3 7,656,108 6,758,289 2,565,322 509 150 41 5.9 56,.586 32,711 89,297 3.0 71.261 3.022 1.147 25.6 946 57.8 6.333 23.6 114.4 1,792,550 19,696.846 11.9 6.0 45.9 400

Chi., Burl. & Quincy ........ 1955 8,808 1,152,296 1.146,538 43,425 48,184 22,133 68.5 34.2 48.6 3,443.938 3,074,060 1.343.293 236 45 22 7.3 23,052 21.371 44,423 3.3 57,168 2,672 1,168 27.9 979 51.3 4,920 21.4 125.9 998,467 8,224,723 8.6 7.8 43.8 397
1954 8,832 1,110,029 1,108,717 37,313 46.531 22,023 67.9 54.1 48.9 3,381,603 3.018,909 1.333.607 268 71 52 13.3 23.231 18,917 42,148 2.9 56,825 2,724 1,203 28.7 1,016 52.2 4,871 20.9 103.0 .031,302 8,183,891 8.3 3.9 43.6 399
Chi., Rock I. & Pacific..... 1955 7,904 913.356 911.902 1,681 37,443 21,375 63.7 54.0 51.0 2,824,275 2.597,019 1,070,619 169 6 3.4 13,827 16,534 30,361 4.3 57,482 2,850 1,175 28.6 1,122 61.6 4.369 20.2 177.0 775,135 6.457,019 8.8 2.6 41.2 311
1954 7,861 944,505 945,816 1,750 36.344 23,930 60.3 56.3 48.8 2,840,229 2,606,886 1,045,293 173 1 9 4.9 14.120 20,197 34.317 4.8 54,801 2.765 1,109 28.8 956 55.1 4,289 19.9 177.0 825,521 6.520,076 8.4 3.7 40.2 310
Denver & R. G. Western ...... 1955 2,165 295.612 316,671 31,505 14,703 6,587 69.1 54.0 50.4 1.172,473 1.023,173 490,354 56 43 27 21.4 8,300 6,212 14,512 3.5 67,805 3,--. 1.663 33.4 1,137 49.4 7,306 19.6 93.7 141,632 1.147,980 8.1 14.3 36.7 660
1954 2,164 268.371 284,423 33,563 12,633 5,680 69.0 54.3 49.0 1,000.391 864,o82 403.,35 55 60 23 16.7 9,314 4,077 13.391 3.7 64,793 3,226 1.507 32.0 997 45.2 6,o18 20.1 77.9 130,756 1,060.970 8.1 20.0 35.9 425
Southern Pacific ............ 1955 8,072 2,225,924 2.341,478 211,737 101,380 54,533 65.0 51.9 48.5 7,735,468 6,862,837 2,859.304 606 75 113 14.2 31.939 42.365 74,o04 1.8 60,202 3,112 1,297 28.2 1,291 70.4 11,426 19.5 113.6 907,360 12,509,941 13.9 8.8 40.6 249
1954 8,065 1,997,143 2,092,439 229,800 88,762 51,438 63-3 52.7 47.8 6,944,780 6,154.117 2,553,406 537 157 132 16.0 34.231 49,930 84,161 1.7 60,340 3,106 1,288 28.8 1,091 59.9 10,213 19.6 97.8 1,050,273 13,256.335 12.6 12.9 39.9 219
Union Pacific ............... 1955 9,813 2,312,535 2.359.024 104,363 104.527 52,971 66.4 51.7 48.7 7,778.182 6,912,186 2,930,008 408 220 119 15.9 30.486 34.110 64,596 2.6 77.547 3,018 1,279 28.0 1,470 79.0 9.632 25.9 106.7 1,172.441 13,498,938 11.7 19.2 50.1 381
1954 9,816 2.246.990 2,295,252 132,361 96,054 55.348 63.4 54.2 47.1 7,390,097 6.508,931 2.654,036 484 287 83 9.7 34,162 29.310 63,472 2.5 75,057 2,933 1,196 27.6 1,373 78.4 8,722 25.9 93.8 1,360.499 16,088,703 12.) 12.2 48.6 331
Western Pacific ............. 1955 1.190 234,229 244,711 19,438 10,653 4,825 68.8 36.8 43.6 800,943 700.103 316,217 43 2,523 3,844 6,367 2.0 70,789 3,033 1.370 29.7? 1,736 85.0 8.572 23.7 203.7 82,455 699,434 11.6 -9.2 472
1954 1,190 202,286 203,725 18.271 9,234 3,877 70.4 38.7 44.9 684,053 597,700 271,281 40 4 3 6.4 3,013 2,621 5,634 5.3 75,706 2,975 1,350 29.4 1,628 78.7 7,354 25.6 162.4 81.532 672,639 11.3 48.3 467
Southwestern Region:
International Gt, Northern**. 1955 1,104 139.695 139,695 5.853 3.370 63.5 42.0 44.2 474,351 430,490 196,016 42 1 2.3 994 5,266 6,260 4.7 66.097 3.1c5 1.414 33.5 989 46.5 5.728 21.4 109.1 75,516 699,816 9.3 39.1 406
1954 1,103 146.175 146.175 5.580 3,210 63.5 41.7 47.1 431,089 391,044 175.980 44 2 4.3 890 5.315 6.205 4.1 54,829 2,682 1,207 31.5 921 46.0 5.147 20.5 108.1 103.974 757,910 7.3 39.5 395
Kansas City Southern ........ 1955 886 161.937 161,991 45 9.351 4,253 68.7 50.3 48.0 718,982 653.255 306.921 25 3 10.7 1,231 6,122 7.353 4.1 85,853 4.057 1,906 32.8 1,335 59.2 11,175 21.3 206.6 123580 791.863 6.4 43.5 498
1954 886 151,811 151,815 248 8,224 4,312 65.6 52.4 48.6 646.507 581,088 261,194 26 1 3.7 1,224 5583 6,807 3.0 80,372 3,837 1,725 31.8 1,197 57.4 9,510 21.0 201.8 135.334 869.324 6.4 43.6 485

Mo.- Kene.- Texas Lines ..... 1955 3,230 344,493 344.493 3,766 14,411 7.946 64.5 37.7 45.6 1,049,036 939,286 396,109 85 1 1.2 4.975 5.887 10,862 9.3 57,127 2,733 1,153 27.5 1,106 62.4 3.956 21.0 136.6 228,882 1.954.658 8.35 392 375
1954 3,230 357.590 357,590 4,105 13.885 7,889 63.8 36.8 45.4 1,001,107 899,046 380.395 87 1 1.1 5,389 6,006 11,395 5.7 54,320 2,520 1,066 27.4 1,074 61.5 3,799 21.6 142.2 243.987 2.071.718 8.8 38.5 381
Missouri Pacific. ......... 1955 6,895 991,931 991.931 10,842 45,241 22,510 66.8 49.6 50.2 3,362,118 3.056,455 1,354.496 217 43 88 25.3 19,744 17,882 37,626 2.4 69,993 3,090 1,369 29.9 1,149 57.5 6,337 22.7 99.4 503,241 4,476.817 9.0 9 3 43.4 379
1954 6,904 1,117,181 1.119.117 12.799 43.839 23,488 65.1 49.3 49.8 3,268,092 2,958.442 1,271,677 262 39 82 21.4 20.283 14,450 34.733 3.0 60,024 2.658 1,142 29.0 1,195 63.3 5.942 22.7 100.9 557.465 4.689.791 8.5 12.2 42.4 438
Texas & Pacific ............. 1955 1.822 338,630 338.630 3.392 15.,426 9,327 62.3 52.9 49.8 1,227.486 1,106,648 419,667 58 1 1.7 3,365 6.300 9,663 2.4 72,926 3.278 1,243 27.2 1,430 84.4 7,430 22.3 194.7 195,545 2.177,132 11.1 9.1 42.6 576
1954 1,827 320,288 320,288 3.616 14,202 9,057 61.1 54.1 49.3 1,131,512 1,021,487 379.097 61 3,635 6.016 9,651 4.3 72,714 3,195 1,186 26.7 1,253 76.9 6.693 22.8 179.6 197,443 2,262,553 11.5 42.7 582
St. Louis-San Francisco ..... 1955 4,564 616,390 617,831 5,828 25.863 12,069 68.2 46.9 47.2 1,890,292 1,689,319 761,464 115 6 5.0 13.641 11,540 25.181 3.2 52,632 2,745 1,237 29.4 980 48.8 5,382 19.2 183.3 320,811 2,581.896 8.1 36.6 348
1954 4,564 633,366 637,292 6,188 24,142 14,291 62.8 47.5 49.3 1.876.577 1,682,220 740,449 136 5 3.5 17,084 11,297 28,381 2.4 50,616 2.652 1.167 30.7 807 41.9 5.233 19.1 170.3 352.573 2,774,042 7.9 3.6 35.9 409
St. Louis-San.Fran. & Texas 1955 156 22,677 22,677 676 403 62.7 39.5 48.4 53.603 46,440 20,050 3 469 469 3.2 42,411 2,048 884 29.7 1,261 67.8 4,146 20.7 255.6 6.538 30,769 4.7 32.5 211
1954 156 23,202 23.202 635 441 59.0 42.4 50.1 51.594 45,885 18.389 3 532 532 2.3 35,988 1,978 793 29.0 976 57.1 3,803 18.2 264.3 8.866 45.570 5.1 29.8 286
St. Louis Southweetemn Lines. 1955 1,554 315.909 315,937 1.546 16,290 6.527 71.4 44.0 48.2 1,048,503 959,428 428,878 56 1 16 21.9 2,076 5,073 7.149 1.4 62,155 3,040 1.359 26.3 1,899 101.0 8.903 20.5 150.6 51,984 315,853 6.1 39.6 419
1954 1.555 300.175 300.189 4,.020 14,090 6,238 69.3 45.1 48.2 961,228 880,212 393,467 57 14 4 5.3 2,726 3,845 6.571 1.9 60,083 2.935 1,312 27.9 1,875 96.8 8,162 20.5 143.1 52,108 295,644 5.7 39.0 23
Texas & New Orleans ......... 1955 4,302 703.799 703.799 7,483 29,694 16.523 64.2 51.9 48.7 2,281,371 2,058,958 879,442 136 3 2.2 6.624 14,875 21,499 2.7 61,894 2,946 1,258 29.6 1,301 68.4 6.594 21.2 177.3 217,988 2,418,421 11.1 42.3 471
19534 4,279 700.657 700,657 9,129 26.977 16.500 62.0 53.2 47.7 2.122,421 1,907,017 798.268 150 47 23.9 7.265 14,013 21,278 1.5 55,051 2.741 1,147 29.6 1,163 63.4 6,018 20.2 121.9 249, 28 2,895,284 11.6 11.8 41.6 476

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Subject to revisi INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS A ND STATISTICS



| JUL 21 1955.

Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of APRIL 1955 Compared with APRIL 1954


Region, road, and year




(1)

New England Region:
Boston & Maine .............. 1955
1954

N. Y., New H. & Hartford. ...1955
1954
Great Lekes Region:
Delaware & Hudson ........... 1955
1954

Del., Lack. & Western ....... 1955
1954

Erie ........................ 1955
1954

Grand Trunk Western ......... 1955
1954

Lehigh Valley ............... 1955
1954

New York Central ............ 1955
1954

New York, Chli. & St. Louis .. 1955
1954

Pitts. & Lake Erie .......... 1955
1954

Wabash ...................... 1955
1954
Central Eastern Region:
Baltimore & Ohio ........... 1955
1954

Bessemer & Lake fri#f ....... 1955
1954

Central RR Go. of New Jersey. 1955
1954

Chicago & Eastern Ill ...... 1955
1954

Elgin, Jollet & Eastern a/ .. 1955
1954

Long Island ............... 1955
1954

Pennsylvania System ......... 1955
1954
Reading ................ .... 1955
1954

Western Maryland ............ 1955
1954
Pocahontas Region:
Chesapeake & Ohio ........... 1955
1954

Norfolk & Western ........... 1955
1954
Southern Region:
Atlantic Coast Line ......... 1955
1954

Central of Georgia ......... 1955
1954

Cinn. New Orleans & T.P. ... 1955
1954

Gulf, Mobile & Ohio ......... 1955
1954

Illinois Centrpl ............ 1955
1954

Louisville & Nashville* ..... 1955
1954


7 51 --/ if


-4 Z


ofroad '
operated


(2)


1.564
1.665

1.746
1,747

792
793
962
962
2.224
2,224
952
952

1,142
1,150

10,661
10,663

2.155
2,161

221
221

2,381
2.381

6.072
6.077

208
209

613
613

868
868

236
236

345
345

9.892
9.906

1.304
1.305

847
857
5.046
5.021

2,110
2.113

5.334
5,354
1,731
1,731

336
336

2.717
2,718

6.539
6,537

4.715
4,722


train-
miles



(3)


Locomotive-nuies


Principal
and
helper

(4)


uar-xiules


FREIGHT SERVICE


Ton-miles (thousands)


Number r mon lwineou
on line


I I/II I T I I .III


Light


Loaded
(thou-
sands)


(5) (6)


Empty
(thou-
sands)

(7)


Per-
cent
east-
bound
of
total
(10)


Including
locomotives
and tenders
(11)


Gross


Excluding
locomotives
and tenders
(12)


Net


Revenue
and non-
revenue
(13)


Serviceable


Not
stored

(14)


Number of freight cars on line


Home


(18)


Foreign


(191


Total


Percent
un-
service-
able


(20) (21)


Gross
ton-miles
per
train-hour,
excluding
locomo-
tives and
tenders
(22)


Gross
ton-miles
per
trainm-mile,
excluding
locomo-
tives and
tenders
(23)


Net
ton-miles
per mile of
road per
day


itrai
hour


Locomno-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-


Statement No. M-200

APRIL 1955


PASSENGER SERVICE


Train-miles


Passenger-
train
car-milesc


) 82( (29) 32)


Percent
un-
service-
able of
total
locomo-
tives


_____ ______-l --1-- I- 1 I -- I (4''' ) I


243.859
254.348

276.595
283.282

180,004
179,945

274,774
259,118

545,302
506,939
276.562
240,738

201,075
193,400

2,506,717
2,251,984

709,169
644,949

59.602
51.596

539.627
494.553

1,544,146
1,376,456

39.896
32.597
119.307
122,373

108,179
116,152

83.397
78.206

23,718
23,886

2,809,889
2,517,218

315.935
289.736

161,372
144,008

1,462,638
1.144,981

676,286
554,373
892,084
840.937
194,767
188.753
231.536
202,265

292,377
285.747

1,292,536
1,271.825

189,216
825,.228


251,196
260,248

276.483
283,286

186,140
185,198

287.310
272,289

553.100
509.867
282,675
245.912

204.146
196.481

2,552.139
2,288,071

733,661
663,893

59,.806
51,755
54 0,302
495.928

1,710,423
1,509,041
42.300
33,811
120,097
123,703

108,179
116.152

83,700
78,565

24,965
25.248

2,989,006
2,684,682

318.142
293,813

167,881
154,939
1,483.344
1,164,868

722.274
579,356

892,084
840.940
194,793
188.776
231,536
202.265

292.377
285.747
1,294.575
1,276.300

189,277
840,625


10,887
10.447

17.330
13,822

10,375
10,157

20,435
19,689

13.639
17.898
2.090
1.987
5,641
5.841
98.352
84.846

7,103
6,205

64

7,217
6,574

151.613
125,016

114
81

5,168
6,344

2.474
2,969



3.141
3,421

201,662
178,538
12.147
13,640

10,007
9,510
41.753
27,851

58.548
36,623

10.577
9.985
2,001
2,371

1,582
1.722

288
222
40,109
42.456

2.946
16.274


10.078
9,782

12.154
11,510

9.252
8,487

12.268
10,768

30,841
28,281

9,118
8,234

10,352
9,422

101,958
92.277

28.574
25.936

2,812
2,421

24,668
21,186

63.574
55.948
1.968
1,486

4,651
4,478

5.297
4,643

2.714
2,483

266
266

122,451
107,687

12,328
11,189

6.256
5,615

63,683
47,961

34.093
24,873

29,"64
26,030
8,580
7,121

14.578
9.173

17.975
14.756
54.172
46.634

5.980
29,740


5.621
5.620
6,007
6,104

4,759
4,380

5,612
5.43?.

13.745
13,472

6,133
5,685
5.,167
5.005
62,588
59.701
14,737
15,240
1.227
1,.380
12,212
11,491

39,233
37.318
1,228
765
2,426
2.527
2,791
2,455
1,626
1.383
234
221

66,675
67,393

7,836
7,.328
4,024
3,105
46.305
34.934
23,506
16,641

22,211
19,608

3,311
3.493
5,684
4,952

7,026
7.591
31.879
27.549

3.319
17,645


' '


64.2
63.5

66.9
65.3
66.0
66.o

68.6
66.4

69.2
67.7
59.8
59.2

66.7
65.3
62.0
60.7

66.0
63.0

69.6
63.7

66.9
64.8

61.8
60.0

61.6
66.0

65.7
63.9

65.5
65.4

62.5
64.2

53.2
54.6

64.7
61.5

61.2
60.i4

60.9
64,..

57.9
57.9

59.2
59.9
57.0
57.0
72.2
67.1

71.9
64.9

71.9
66.0
63.0
62.9

64.3
62.8


55.9
53.6
61.6
62.4

57.1
58.7

61.4
62.5

63.6
62.7

59.2
59.3
66.8
66.1

62.9
63.0

57.2
58.8

39.1
36.8

47.7
50.5

60.1
60.0

28.2
41.2

66.1
66.6

55.7
56.3

47.3
48.5

86.1
85.3
58.6
60.5

70.0
70.0

72.7
71.9

48.5
48.8

50.3
49.8

59.0
60.7

51.2
52.2

53.9
52.2

57.1
57.8
57.6
56.8

66.5
58.9


724,468
716.500

831.474
807.134
700,114
642,472

867.963
779.606
2,059,298
1,922,609
720,116
645.847

746,906
683.914

7,802.679
7,148.835

2,194,400
1,998,998
257.418
223,494

1.701.755
1.,48.735

5.481,829
4,704.249

249,722
172,061

370.853
365,298
379,664
351.615

234,852
208.334
23.207
22.816

9.543,747
8.555,276

1,088,677
952,629

581.741
508.853
5.875.266
4,299.780

3,497.129
2,455,821

2,426.253
2,118.344
622.925
539.552
964,870
639.163

1,288,915
1,102,089

4,244,518
3,689,658

551.356
2.440,866


-I i i i I-


-i


655,331
646,105

747,037
722.146

634,271
579,870

780.726
696,031
1,865,086
1,741,986

646.708
580,830
685,229
624,431

7,134,695
6,505.255

1.965,704
1,793.004
241.169
209,636

1,564.752
1,365.582

4,933.191
4,218.512

233,440
160,819

341.160
334,375

353,657
324,745

219.956
194,257

19,622
19,111

8,629,134
7.708,932

999.971
874.817

524,319
457,091

5.436.335
3.956,119
3.124,253
2,164,060

2,180,437
1,900.227
565.763
488,601
872,918
570.744

1,186,184
1,006,398

3,886,031
3.328,669

481,227
2.216.836


5.0
4.6

2.1
2.4

5.2
4.7

3.0
4.8

4.5
5.1
8.7
4.2

3.9
6.0

6.3
9.6

7.9
7.1
6.2
7.1

7.0
7.7

14.1
9.9

21.7
7.4

8.2
11.3

4.9
7.9

6.1
6.2

.2

14.3
10.1
6.1
6.4


248.318
245,205

293,236
281.397

309,835
282.384

332,182
289.694

741,150
685,798

250.335
225.847

306,734
272.666

3.123,229
2,801,932

877,399
756,639
152,421
126,124

600.568
513,830
2,380,527
1.936.793

152,633
103.776
175.413
170.039

170.875
158.844

117.391
103.785

8,327
8,234

3.974,014
3,408,.L85

512,033
432.479

288.263
255.785
2.999.817
2.155.235
1,702,265
1.150.301
957,657
817.472

277.055
231.124

391.325
233.725

572,.98
458.271
1.774.938
1,490,053
264,208
1,102,988


2.591
3.139
2.242
3,105
4,862
7,600
6.046
9.101
8,633
13.034
4,083
4,289

9,070
9.777
65,712
87.665

8,492
10.496

5.073
9.834
8.327
8,695

54,388
63.719

5.563
8.,728

4,798
5.639
2,873
3.513

7,495
7.174
4
4
114,791
109.481

14,790
22,488

4,969
8.738

51.365
60.673

31,959
42.578

19.293
22.155
2,867
4,009

589
839

4.810
6.485
26,283
32.721

32.358
41.107


8.132
7,363

14,759
12.,461

4.596
4.042

9,138
8,178

17,834
14,380

8,651
7,991
7.945
6,208

83,786
73,232

17,032
12,699

6.577
5,756
10,258
9.282

47,803
34,819

920
736

9,102
8.404

3,890
2,933

8,898
6.484

3.310
3,228

90,114
95.353
15,726
12.284
2.910
2,556

30,760
22,232

7,879
5.739
18,061
14,462

6.356
4.521

6.290
5,466

11.234
8,062
26.446
19,578

6,942
12.190


# Discontinued passenger-train service March 1955.
* Decrease in 1955 figures due to strike.
a/ No passenger-train service.


U.S. n E 01iTO Y
'u _


--- x ---


10.723
10,502

17,001
15.566

9,458
11,642

15,184
17.279
26.467
27,414

12,734
12,280

17,015
15,985
149,498
160,897

25,524
23,195

11,650
15,590
18,585
17,977

102,191
98.538
6.483
9,464

13.900
14.043

6,763
6.446

16,393
13,658

3.314
3.232
204.905
204,834

30,516
34.772

7,879
11.294

82,125
82,905

39.838
48.317

37.354
36,617

9.223
8,530

6,879
6.305

16.044
14,547

52,729
52,299

39.300
53.297


42,326
42,226

45.573
42.587
66,084
61,427

51.306
47,179
66,112
64,782

51,543
51.365
69.900
66.,119

51,269
51.193

50.092
52.734
60.702
59.982
63.823
64,533

49,762
48,421

90.411
72,506

42.103
39,609

50.378
50.536
23.447
22.948

6.096
5.746
54.942
55.922

48,736
44,183

47.007
45.925

70,104
67.576

80,776
69,421

44.588
40,471

49,321
46,716

79,770
70,185

78,738
73,497
51,415
46,276

57,993
47,303


2.695
2.546

2,701
2.549

3,541
3,241

2,892
2,730

3.449
3.467

2.354
2,425

3.427
3,248
2,879
2,928

2,834
2,810

4,058
4,063

2,914
2.774

3,241
3.097
6,061
5,102

2,971
2.853

3,278
2,805

2.737
2,602

0849
821

3,150
3,139

3,165
3.020

3,281
3,220

3.737
3.472

4.753
3,978
2.454
2,282

2,919
2,602

3.774
2,825

4,071
3.532

3.045
2.653

2.551
2,694


1,021
966

1,060
993
1.730
1,578
1.231
1,136

1.371
1.365
911
943

1.534
1,418

1,260
1,261-

1,265
1.186

2.565
2,444

1,119
1,044

1.564
1.422

3.963
3,293

1,528
1.451

1,584
1,372

1,461
1,390
360
354
1,451
1.388

1.621
1.493
1,804
1.802

2.062
1.892

2.590
2.114

1.078
982
1.430
1,231

1.692
1.157

1,966
1,608

1,391
1,188

1,401
1,340


24.6
25.2

24.1
24.4

33.5
33.3
27.1
26.9

24.0
24.2

27.5
27.4
29.6
28.9

30.6
30.4

30.7
29.2

54.2
52.1

24.3
24.3

37.4
34.6

77.6
69.8

37.7
38.0

32.3
34.2

43.3
41.8

31.3
31.0

32.5
31.7
41.5
38.7
46.1
45.6

47.1
44.9

49.9
46.2

32.5
31.4
32.3
32.5

26.8
25.5

31.9
31.1
32.8
32.0
44.2
37.1


789 49.9
791 49.7

572 35.4
592 37.1

1,031 46.6
805 36.7

714 38.4
575 32.2

974 58.6
854 52.0

653 39.8
631 38.9

603 30.5
568 30.1

697 36.7
583 31.6
1,160 57.3
1.104 60.1

403 10.7
276 8.3

1,068 65.6
919 58.4

789 34.1
657 31.6

770 16.1
357 7.7

412 16.6
412 17.0

824 39.0
832 37.2
241 8.9
249 9.3

82 4.9
85 5.0
648 30.9
557 28.6

537 21.2
413 17.7
1.179 42.0
742 25.3

1.197 43.9
873 33.6
1,415 47.9
783 28.3

850 45.9
746 41.7

939 40.3
871 40.0

1,924 99.6
1,144 69,1

1,143 49.9
1,027 50.1

1,.136 855.0
938 46.8
221 7.8
685 29.4


5,292
4.909

5,598
5,369
13,040bo
11,870

11.510
10,038

11.108
10,279

8,765
7.908
8.953
7,903

9,765
8.759

13.572
11,671

22,990
19,023

8,408
7.193

13.068
10,624

24,460
16,551

9.538
9.246

6,562
6,100

16,581
14,659

805
796
13,391
11.469

13. 089
11,047
11,344
9,949

19,816
14,308

26,892
18.146

5.985
5,089

5,335
4,451

38,822
23,187

7,029
5.620

9,048
7.598
1,868
7.786


15.8
16.6

16.9
16.7

18.8
19.1

18.1
17.6

19.3
18.9
22.0
21.3

20.5
20.5

18.0
17.7
18.1
19.0

15.0
14.8

22.0
23.4

15.6
15.8

15.5
14.7

14.7
14.5

15.4
18.1

8.9
9.2

7.4
7.2

17.9
18.3

15.4
14.6

14.5
14.5

18.9
19.6

17.5
17.8

18.2
17.9
17.0
18.0

21.2
24.9

19.4
20.9

17.1
17.7
22.8
17.6


4; L~ I,.. I .. I ...... I I I


I i I-


'----C-----'


129.8
124.6

126.8
130.3

163.3
155.0

177.2
167.2

128.4
117.4

128.1
115.0
219.0
213.3

139.0
100.8

128.3
98.4

100.8
68.1

186.4
164.9

123.3
91.1

102.7
80.4

80.1
83.7

143.o
153.4

3.9
102.1
73.1
87.6
70.4

69.5
55.0
181.2
71.2

93.7
71.8

104.3
81.3

136.6
127.8

95.0
98.7

99.5
91.6

118.0
114.3

66.3
74.0

28.0
92.1


475,012
495.633

800.949
838.615

65.327
71,236

312,890
317,113

320,164
322,860

89,797
98,081

124,401
115.453
2.504,674
2,620.497

97.153
94.909

30,879
31,504
218,085
215,912

855.527
856,012


3.294

174,684
182.715

63.,720
122,374



524.264
516,908
2,485,510
2,539.304
295.939
300,468

14,924
14,924

301,793
313.985
239.251
253,072

534.681
624.905

122,872
119,444

70.973
71,844

144,891
153.067

700.880
709.147


565.396


2.570.646
2.610,096

6,278.864
6.293.967

487,510
516.598
2,190,803
2,265,667

2.533.855
2,641,995

797,291
809,543

1,115.915
999,512

27,829.905
28,800,896

731,238
692,014

186,554
198,126

1,712,435
1.752,811

7,789.137
7,838,.032

6,588

1,070,582
1.139.657
556.246
1,099,910



4,126,313
4,179,705

30.254, 459
30,813,081

1,533,695
1,538,222

34,971
36,251

2,846.504
2.924.539

2,019.131
2.143,916

7.069.557
8,290,332

1,110,816
1,030.935
1.192,532
885.646

1,289,175
1,356.208
6,885,660
7,235,482

5,416,425


16.5
11.5

13.3
7.1

10.5
4.8




13.2

12.5
26.0



15.5
10.9
21.4
14.3


11.1



13.2
8.8



2.0
12.2

20.0
3.3



1025
17.9
32.8
20.6

7.9
9.1

20.0

34.0
25.5

2.7
2.5

7.8




9.4
10.5
5.3
12.2
6.2

6.3


I I I I f -


L


Locomo-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-
tive-
day

(36)


100
112

234
244

118
114

257
273
170
130

168
141

587
545
217
198

235
230

157
125

413
409

258
235

110

119
89
200
328



132
132
186
172

142
125

251
100

208
203

232
224

346

242
250

82
69

226
264

433
277


345


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS





Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of APRIL 1955 Compared with APRIL 1954 -Continued


-- T


Region, road, and year




(1)


Nashville, Chatt. & St. Louls*1955
1954

Seaboard Air Line ........... 1955
1954

Southern .................... 1955
1954
Northwestern Region:
Chl. & North Western ........ 1955
1954

Chicago Great Western ....... 1955
1954

Chi.,Milw.,St.P.& Pacific ... 1955
1954

Cht.,St.P.4lnneapolls & Onaha 1955
1954

Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range. 1955
1954

Great Northern .............. 1955
1954

Minneas-lls,St.P.& s.St.Marle 1955
1954

Northern Pacific ............ 1955
1954
Central Western Region:
Atch., Top. & S. Fe (incl. 1955
G.C.& S.F. and P.& S.F.)- 1954


Chi., Burl. & Quincy ........ 1955




Denver & R. G. Western ...... 1955
1954
Southern Pacific ............ 1955
1954
Union Pacific ............... 19535
1954

Western Pacific ............. 1955
1954
Southwestern Region:
International Gt. Northern-*. 1955
1954
Kansas City Southern ........ 1955
1954
Mo.- Kens.- Texas Lines ..... 1955
1954

Missouri Pacific~ .......... 1955
1954

Texas & Pacific ............. 1955
1954

St. Lousla-San Francisco ..... 1955
1954

St. Louis-San.Fran. & Texas 1955
1954
St. Louis Southwestern Lines. 1955
1954
Texas & New Orleans ......... 1955
1954


Miles
of road
operated



(2)


1,043
1.032

4.053
4,067

6,264
6,262

7,848
7.850
1,437
1,437

10,633
10,631

1,606
1,606

569
566

8,270
8.293

4,171
4,169

6.570
6,570

13.098
13,067


8,807
8,824

7.904
7,861

2,165
2,164

8.072
8.065

9,813
9.816

1,190
1,190

1,104
1,103

886
886

3,230
3.229
6,892
6.904

1,822
1,827

4.564
4,564

156
156

1,554
1.555

4,302
4,279


* Decrease in 1935 figures due to strike.
l' Report of trustee or trustees.
(OVER)


I Trai


Train-
miles



(3)


Locomotive-miles


Car-miles


Ton-miles (thousands)


RIGHT SERVICE

Number of road locomotives
on line


Number of freight cars on line


__________ I- r s 1 I 5 t 5 0 0


Principal
and
helper

(4)


Light


(5)


Loaded
(thou-
sands)

(6)


Empty
(thou-
sands)

(7)


Per-
cent
east-
bound
of
total
(10)


Gross

Including Excluding
locomotives locomotives
and tenders and tenders
(11) (12)


Net

Revenue
and non-
revenue
(13)


-I- I I I I- I I I I I I I1--~ -


37,702
183,907

649,018
663,005

988,474
914,811

703,086
686.155

134.045
130,545

957.397
942,630

165,106
157.819

88,.087
64.202

1,117,281
948.343
372.344
368,481

842,254
766,869

2,442,112
2.277,350


1,063,686
1.053,976

871.,200
893,012

291,193
253,441

2.197.809
1.965,377

2,261,821
1,998,131

230,479
212,281

148,715
148,.891

145,131
134 .985

328,479
340,599

972,554
1.007.330

315.699
292,355

612,856
583,222

21,713
21,900

306,734
276,591

678,405
667,472


37.702
189.138

649,018
663,005

988,534
914,856

705,068
689,081

134.045
130,545

974,457
956,111

166,046
159,130

88,498
64.539

1,123,295
954,532

374,124
370,798

877,075
788,247

2,542,479
2.344,314


1,059,052
1,047,324

867,794
888.178

311,865
269,944

2,315.039
2,063,057

2,304.5653
2,040,745

245.742
214.033

148,715
148,891

145,135
135,116

328,479
340,599

972.554
1,0008.635

315,699
292,355

613,460
583.321

21,713
21,900

306,740
276,603

678,405
667,472


166
4,629

2,559
2.307

15,935
12.596

9,203
11,357

210
222

18,230
22,545

4,771
4,418

1.067
663

31,363
24,665

2,162
3,137

27.278
26,608

39.955
60,013


37,609
32,767

1,483
2,117

30,446
24,221

194,606
224,311

108,285
89,009

16,869
12.538



456
108

3,558
3,859

10.819
11,481

2,981
2.798

5.798
5,641




1,463
3,712

5,051
7,770


1.450
6.261

26.757
25.937

49.731
38.137

29,965
27,170

7.797
7,308

41,420
39.,604

5,004
4,667

3,555
2.492

41.999
38 ,0543
12,334
11,986

32,404
31,331

115,674
98,316


45,918
43,528

35,913
34,207

14,250
12,002

99,388
88,146

102,285
91,147

10,478
9.620

5,281
5.835

8.383
7,944

13.873
13.255

44,331
41,163

14.754
12,929

25.902
21.871

602
556

15.,740
13,145

28,833
25,604


613
3,389

16,653
17.037
22,475
20,332

14,962
14,952

3.387
3,440

22,030
20.921

2.591
2,438

3,378
2,174

21,875
17,813

5,335
5.000

16.688
13,.679

65,863
66,645


19,611
20.886

19.542
23,292

6.925
4,295

55,109
48.564

57.249
46.461

5.073
3.953

4,477
3,330

3,938
4,151

7,580
7,664

21.644
22,237

7,315
7,112

11,935
12,852

317
333
6,665
5.610

14.,333
14,482


41.2
47.5

58.8
59.6

57.7
58.7

56.2
55.6

356.7
57.1

56.2
55.6

60.4
60.3

6.4
8.7

59.9
62.4

61.7
54.3

60.8
60.4

45.4
47.9


53.2
54.7

55.6
56.1

55.9
55.7

52.4
52.4

53.4
54.5

39.4
40.6

60.5
47.7
53.1
52.7

38.3
38.5

49.9
50.3

50.1
49.7

48.2
48.6

35.7
36.7

43.3
44.8

50.7
52.1


108.325
474,166

2,213,447
2,099,368

3,594,403
2,819,642

2,202,612
2,021,227

571.497
542,869

3.085,104
2,962,299

378,317
358,175

414,961
286,291

3,344,940
2,936,660

1.053.530
900,947

2,648,944
2.390,677

8,772,775
7,865.924


3,236,342
3.174,214

2,685,047
2,693.793

1,150,929
914,656

7,704,950
6,877,970

7,810,859
6,768,370

813.824
717.252

487,476
451,932

631,133
621,639

1.009,267
966,843

2,882,804
3.059,485

i,1110o64
998,312

1,899.255
1,684,854

47.554
42.612

1,062,013
889,095

2,169.755
1,984,988


93,946
429,.501

1,989,112
1,901,444

3,234,.406
2,.504,097

2,018,288
1,848,845

511,221
489,460

2,794.418
2,667,405

338,992
321,115

380,785
261,367

3,003.776
2,648,465

879,669
743.992

2.338.253
2,099.,778

7,805.,01
6.948,579


2,894.834
2,841,240

2,464,154
2,470,471

1,004,739
790,040

6,855.130
6.093,082

6.960,696
6.034,987

714,443
628,500

442,619
410,813

572,134
560,949

902,608
869,325

2,582.596
2,779.187

996,566
896,096

1,705,872
1,505,272

40,600
37,770

971.630
814,593

1,955,808
1,780,536


44.566
195,574

870,628
816.362

1,514.378
1,103.235

928,915
842,270

231,924
220,349

1,230,401
1,181,329

144,706
137,662

232,244
156.699

1.394,903
1,246,659

365.196
345,827

1.034,369
959.523

2.917.718
2,486.146


1,280,165
1.255.594

1,025,647
984.501

471,135
378.T71

2,800,.726
2,.503,416

2,898.937
2,518,364

319.977
290,730

193.570
181,050

258.377
251,323

381.683
368.535

1,313,218
1,194,765

393.399
349,371

776,679
654,643

17,996
15,960

434,332
364.135

861,390
764,902


Serviceable Per-
Un- cent
seerv- u-
Not Stored ie- ern-
stored able ice-
able
(14) (15) (16) (17)


47
50

135
145

279
271

142
179

30
29

256
293

60
63

57
43

231
205

85
95
288
285

519
518


209
229

170
171

60
57
633
566

409
402

40
38
44
46

23
23

86
85

236
253

60
61

116
134

3
3

57
54

133
141


Home Foreign Total


(18) (19) (20)


Percent
un-
service-
able


6 11.3 4,034 2,623 6,657 3-9
3 5.7 4,070 3.520 7,590 3.2


12,225
15.030

18,174
20,063

17,689
24,010

1,710
1,981

33,038
37,618

1,138
1,125

13,723
14,826

22,421
26,739

7,101
7,712

19,436
22.598

52.763
59,905


22,383
21,852

13.990
14,582

7,835
9.557

32,243
36,211

30,712
34.749

2.489
3,083

951
906

1.286
1,197

4.939
5.515
18,602
21,089

3,014
3.415

13,181
16.995



1.838
2,703

6,144
6,849


14,49e
13.364

26,925
22,972

26,786
23,903

3,832
3.613

27,926
25.527

7,209
6,621

756
481

20,400
15.715

6,900
5.,904

16,666
12,183

32,704
30.531

21,.531
18.809

19.338
19,092

5.839
3,835

48,240
38,.625

33.423
26,393

3,570
2,213

5.533
5,704

5,904
5,936

6,334
6,096

19,277
15,717

6,268
5.877

10.719
9,601

487
444

5,065
3,901

15,402
14,342


26,723
28,394

45,099
43,033

44,475
47,913

5,542
.5.394

60,964
63,145

8,347
7,746

14,479
15,307

42,821
42,454

14.,001
13,616

36,102
34,781

85.467
90.436


43,914
40,661

33,328
33.674

13,674
13,392

80,483
74,836

64,135
61,142

6,059
5,296

6,484
6,610

7,190
7,133

11,273
11,611

37,879
36.806

9,282
9.292

23,900
26,396

487
444

6,903
6,604

21.546
21,191


Gross
ton-miles
per
train-hour,
excluding
locomo-
tives and
tenders
(22)


-r-


Gross
ton-miles Net
per ton-
train-mile, miles
excluding per
locomo- train-
tives and mile
tenders
(23) (24)


Train
miles per
train
hour


Locomo-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-
tive-
day


(29) (30)


-I-


41,277
45,701

57,085
52,933

54.8753
49,167

53.109
48,202

72,824
72,685

56,598
52,443

31.324
32.511

70,542
69.420

52,923
51,736

49,817
42,198

56,060
53,230

74,111
73.022


57,889
56.745

57,058
55.363

68,141
63,518

60,456
59,245

80,157
77,251

76,575
74,264

63.972
57,755

84,448
87.443

58,489
55,512

60,760
61,776

71,690
69,567

53,137
49,830

38,815
35,835

64,308
58.862

60.906
54,552


Passenger- ge-tramen
tramn
car les cars per
-iles train


(32) (33)


2,501
2,340

3,112
2,915

3,298
2,7435

2,920
2,756

3.820
3,755
2,928
2,840

2,071
2,047

4,628
4,266

2,718
2.814

2,376
2,029

2,787
2,755

3,209
3.062


2.726
2.700

2,835
2,770

3,459
3,127

3,152
3,125

3,107
3,051

3,125
2,975

2,988
2.769

3.958
4,164

2.756
2,561

2,668
2,767

3,169
3,073

2,790
2,584

1,870
1,725

3,172
2,947

2,901
2.687


Net Car- Net
ton- miles ton-miles
mi. per per mile of
per car- road per
car- day day
day

(26) (27) (28)

220 10.2 1,424
844 41.6 6,317

1.077 53.7 7,160
954 50.2 6,691

1,119 53.4 8.059
854 45.2 5.873

709 34.3 3,945
603 30.1 3,577

1,329 64.1 5.380
1,300 63.4 5,111

657 33.9 3.85?
616 31.6 3,704

581 30.5 3.003
583 30.1 2.857

523 15.6 13,605
341 10.2 9,228

1,102 50.5 5,622
960 43.0 5.011

884 42.8 2,919
848 41.6 2,765

931 44.2 5.248
909 42.7 4,868

1,121 69.8 7.425
922 61.2 6,342


966 49.5 4.8435
1.011 51.9 4,743

1,074 58.0 4,325
965 56.4 4,175

1,114 50.1 7.254
943 40.6 5.836

1,206 66.5 11,566
1,050 57.3 10,347

1,501 82.6 9,847
1.347 73.6 8.552

1.717 83.4 8,963
1,773 82.8 8,144

1.013 51.0 53,845
942 47.7 5.471

1,184 56.5 9,721
1,202 57.8 9,455

1,150 64.6 3.939
1,068 60.6 3,804

1,159 58.3 6,351
1,113 59.1 53,768

1,384 77.6 7,197
1,229 70.5 6,374

1,0553 51.4 5.,673
794 42.1 4,781

1,255 64.1 3,845
1.090 60.7 3,410

2,061 106.3 9.316
1,842 94.9 7,806

1,334 66.9 6,674
1,201 62.9 5,959


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1955 0 310318 (113)


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PASSENGER SERVICE


locomo-
tiwe-
miles
per
locomo-
tive-
day

(36)


16.6
19.6

18.6
18.5

16.8
18.0

18.5
17.9

19.1
19.4

19.4
18.5

15.3
16.0

16.3
17.1

19.7
18.5

21.1
20.9

20.2
19.4

23.2
23.9


21.3
21.1

20-2
20.0

19.7
20.4

19.4
19.1

26.0
25.6

24.7
25.1

21.5
20.9

21.4
21.0

21.3
21.7

22.9
22.4

22.7
22.7

19.1
19.3

20.8
20.8

20.3
20.0

21.1
20.5


24.6
130.2

175.9
173.8

128.4
123.4

132.6
86.6

141.9
136.9

107.2
80.5

86.6
65.9

52.7
41.0

96.5
71.0

128.5
116.8

87.6
71.2

146.8
121.1


130.1
105.2

174.5
172.2

94.9
74.6

114.1
1oo.6

111.4
84.4

216.4
171.9

119.7
111i.3

189.2
193.7

137.7
141.5

98.2
93.5

189.6
172.2

186.6
153.5

254.9
256.6

150.2
136.9

176.8
126.3


Train-miles



(31)

8,848
103,457

467.403
489,664

655.230
702,697

765.217
856.475

68,760
68.939

657,016
745,323

o104,oo000
10.5546

7,440
7,440

604,340
609.957

177,331
182,427

457,675
479,012

1.700,095
1.714,103


970.330
993,784

745,081
802,938

135,952
128,927

885.352
1,020,942

1.157,555
1,317,715

835.096
84,905

73,242
86,634

117,405
129.395

226,285
224,100

487,.111
538.606

189,579
190,993

317,4235
339.,286

6,286
8.460

50,205
49,211

211.849
240,781


Percent
un-
service-
able of
total
locomo-
tives

(34)




12.3
6.1

1.4

17.6
24.2


14.3

9.5
3.0

15.4
23.5


33.3
4.4


6.7
17.1

4.4
3.6

5.0
7.9


3.9
5.2

6.5
2.5

16.7
11.1

6.4
15.6

19.8
11.5












8.5
11.6

9.1


3.6







13.3


88,296
1,023.755

5,220,193
5.394.970
6,854,042
6,831.811

6,601,569
7,151,785

293.722
307,720

5,428,284
6.038.125

808.794
821,738

7,440
7,440

5,884,198
5.513,831

948,187
1,005,335

4,059.162
3,891.338

19,391,968
18,876.886


8.206,.882
8.019,388

6,.313.187
6,328,194

1,105,320
1,062,110

12.407,659
13,042,321

13.469.122
15,515.012

753.,849
742.297

701 .945
719,199

773.606
816,588

1,983.331
1,962.651

4,225,635
4,479,000

2.145.,273
2,177.863

2,685,440
2,665,827

29.735
44,727

305,514
282,805

2.340.070
2,795.410


10.0
9.9
11.4
11.1

10.5
9.7

8.7
8.4

4.3
4.5

8.3
8.2

7.8
7.8



10.5
9-9
5.4
5.35

10.3
9.2

12.1
11.9


8.9
8.5

9-0
8.4

8.1
8.2

14.1
12.8

11.8
12.0

12.0
11.8

9.6
8.3

6.6
6.3

8.8
8.8

8.7
8.4

11.3
11.4

8.35
7.9

4.7
5.3

6.1
53.8

11.1
11.6


I I


L_





/


UNIV. OF' Ui.



INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-200
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS A ND STATISTICS : Stt MAY 1955





Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of MAY 1955 Compared with MAY 1954 ---- ---. -


Region, road, and year




(1I)


New England Region:
Boston & Maine .............. 1953
1954

N. Y., New H. & Hartford. .. 1955
1954
Great Lakes Region:
Delaware & Hudson ....... 1955
1954

Del., Lack. & Western ....... 1955
1954

Erie ........................ 1955
1954

Grand Trunk Western ......... 1935
1954

Lehigh Velley ............... 1955
1954

New York Central ............ 1955
1954

New York, Chl. & St. Louis .. 1955
1954

Pitts. & Lake Erie .......... 1955
1954

Wabash ...................... 1955
1954
ntral Eastern Region:
Baltimore & Ohio ............ 1955
1954

Bessemer & Lake Brie ........ 1955
1954

Central RR Co. of New Jersey. 1955
1954

Chicago & Eastern Ill. ...... 1955
1954

Elgin, Jollet & Eastern a/ .. 1955
1954

Long Island ............... 1955
1954

Pennsylvania System ......... 1955
1954

Reading ..................... 1955
1954

Western Maryland ............ 1955
1954
Pocahontas Region:
Chesapeake & Ohio ......... 1955
1954

Norfolk & Western ........... 1955
1953
Southern Region:
Atlantic Coast Line ...... 1955
1954

Central of Georgia ......... 1955
1954

Cinn. New Orleans & T.P. .... 1955
1954

Gulf, Mobile & Ohio ........ 1953
1954

Illinois Centrl ............ 1952
195

Louisville & Nashville ...... 1955
1954


FREIGHT SERVICE


Locomotive-miles

Miles
of road Train- Princip
operated miles Principal eight
helper

(2) (3) (4) (5)


1,564
1,665

1,746
1,7?47

792
793
962
962

2.224
2,225
952
952

1.142
1.150

10,661
10,663

2,155
2.161

221
221

2.381
2,381

6,072
6,077

208
209

613
613
868
868

236
236

345
345
9,892
9,906

1,303
1,305

846
857

5,046
5,032

2,104
2,113

5,336
5,341

1,731
1,731

336
336

2,717
2.718

6,531
6,537

4.715
4,722


244,644
250,095

290.684
281,995

182,469
183.065

276,975
258,390

571,698
539,046
269,671
254,588

217,984
207,891

2,613,220
2,365,496
738.083
676,108

68,396
55.465

551,.683
518,195

1,658,737
1,443,130

61.640
53,530

123,165
123,773

116,342
124,146
89,215
83,.079

23.781
23.565

3.048.932
2.721.163

325.572
284,620

171,780
158.973

1,536,997
1,245.809

716,757
591.841

947,346
869,928

194,315
186,599

220,478
210,964

281,359
285,717

1.281.648
1,265.528

663.215
88&,187


---I-1-1-


250,496
255.558

290,710
281.995

188,009
188.337

288,681
272.398

579,800
542,154
277,873
259.785

221.982
211,351

2,659,771
2,408.493

772.593
700,478

68,464
55,685

552,828
519,898

1,847,479
1,581.693

67.007
57.963

123,970
124,.847

116,342
124,146

89,495
83,581

25,133
24,903

3,273,463
2,901.517

328,312
288,266
178.289
170.017

1.562,127
1,268,30o4

766,180
626,473

947,349
869.928
194,341
186,625

220 ,78
210,964
281,359
285,717

1,283,590
1,270,105

668.243
903.740


Car-miles


Loaded Empty Per
(thou- (thou- cent
sands) sands) loaded

(6) (7) (8)


-I-


9.277
9,449

18,979
19,343
6,474
10.397

21,397
20,515

14,521
17.997
2.037
2,014

6,702
5.592

106,118
90,115

7,943
6,426



6,027
6.828

175.841
128,373

228
202

5,219
5,977

2.072
2.609



3,535
3,685

256,879
197,654

11.660
10,085

9,728
8.521

46,081
30,877

62,022
49,063

10,471
10,474

1,800
2.091

1.646
1,487
162
429

39.009
41.,50

12,.51
17.591


61.1
56.4

65.3
65.2

59.8
59.2

62.1
63.6

64.2
64.4
60.3
60.0

68.3
67.5

63.8
64.0

58.9
59.2

42.3
4S.0

49.3
53.3
59.0
59.4
16.4
26.7

66.1
68.1

53.8
61.1

49.8
47.6

86.7
86.0

59.5
61.9
69.7
69-7

74.4
75.5
48.7
47.8
50-9
48.8

60.8
60.9

53.2
51.6
54.1
52.1

56.3
57.4

58.5
58.6

63.4
62.1


Per-
cent
east-
bound
of
total
(10)


51.0
50.6

51.9
51.4

53.4
52.3

50.3
51.1

48.5
49.6

50.9
49.2

52.4
51.8

48.6
48.3
50.6
49.9

52.6
52.4

49.2
49.9

50.8
50.7
49.9
50.2

52.8
53.9

50.5
50.8

53.3
51.6

51.3
51.0

50.2
49.6

53.6
52.3

52.6
52.0

49.6
49.1

50.7
49.5

50.1
50.9

51.2
51.2

53.9
53.6

52.9
52.3

50.0
50.6

51.8
50.9


ToImls 1 1hd-d e


Gross Net

Including Excluding Revenue
locomotives locomotives and non-
and tenders and tenders revenue
(11) (12) (13)


1---1---1 1 I I I I


9.885
9.570

12,593
12,079

9,440
8,586

12,448
11,441

31.938
30.362

9.114
8,730

10,949
10,175

106,667
97,168
31,206
28,489

3.354
2.734

24,850
23,078

70,739
54,020

3,320
3,138
4,895
4,737

5.,481
5.098
2.919
2,632

279
272

135,246
117,226

12,717
11,111

6.951
6,319

69,638
53,155
36,376
27,461

31.147
26.,763

8,355
7,285

13,638
9.594

16,727
15,003

54,266
48,091

23,003
31,783


-I I I I-


N-Iumber ol ruau uco,


Serviceable


Un
serv
abl

(16


Ton-miles (thousands)


PASSENGER SERVICE
. .o... .o. Pe etLcm


ber of freight cars on lne


Foreign Total


(19) (20)


1 1 1 1 1


F


Percent
un-
service-
able

(21)


Gross
ton-miles
per
train-hour,
excluding
locomo-
tives and
tenders
(22)


Gross Net
ton-miles Net Net
per ton- miton
train-mile, miles mr
excluding per lo pec
locomo- train- c
tives and mile narl
tenders mle
(23) (24) (25)


Car- Net
mles ton-miles
per per mile of
car- road per
day day

(27) (28)


Locomo-
tive-
Train miles
nilae per per
train loeomo-
hour tive-
day

(29) (30)


I -l I- I- I I ------- I l-----------------


5,085 66.o
5,24, 64.6

6,062 67.5
6.083 66.5

3,931 70.6
4,699 64.6

5,749 68.4
6,050 65.4

14,557 68.7
14,970 67.0

5,845 60.9
6,037 59.1

5,478 66.7
5,628 64.4

67,277 61.3
66,557 59.3
14,988 67.6
16.054 64.0

1,349 71.3
1,.5 63.9

13.055 65.6
12,687 64.5
39.960 63.9
34.672 60.9
2,439 57.6
1,787 63.7

2,425 66.9
2,664 64.0

2,462 69.0
2.876 63.9

1.636 64.1
1,461 64.3

232 54.6
230 54.2

71,944 65.3
73,705 61.4
6,868 64.9
7,098 61.0

3,841 64.4
3,763 62.7

49,622 58.4
38,562 58.0

24,390 59.9
19.,70 58.5
22,936 57.6
19,573 57.8

3.490 70.5
3,588 67.0

5,392 71.7
5,157 65.0

6.672 71.5
6,865 68.6

32,103 62.8
29,292 62.1

13.957 62.2
3 19,875 61.5


706,239
696,163

864,747
836,012

695,925
660,412

894,386
839.417
2.191,828
2,098,664

704,740
695,752

813,461
754,163

8,326,878
7.686,477
2,376.247
2,202,101

303,181
254.425

1,753,511
1.625,263

6.060.935
5,012,890
442.369
386.370

389,139
388,185

400.oo,516
392,840

250,533
222,853

23,742
23,573

10.795,106
9,511.167

1,092,526
942.729

642,240
586,456

6,428.502
4,829,605
3,742.885
2,781.740

2,526.590
2.139,773

622,39V
5"4.83

903,647
671.677

1.194.238
1.115,562

4.270,344
3,784.097

2.007.259
2,624,646


635,535
626,296

775,998
749,000

631,870
595,889
804,777
754,461

1.987.355
1,908,629

634.055
626,608

746,228
690,382

7,631.705
7,015.933
2,134.362
1,984.336

284,919
239,261

1,613,412
1.496.133

5.,68,927
4.503.888
414,868
363.229

356.876
356,111

373,713
364,189

234,672
207,916

20,122
19,909

9.769.642
8,614,230

1,002.920
865,503
580.245
528,276

5,.965,572
4.454.340

3,346,483
2,461,270

2,264,956
1,908.999
562,460
491,809

815,385
598,792

1,094.681
1,019,479

3,91*.693
3.426.269

1,817.484
2,383.919


motives Num

Per-
cent

serv- Home
e ice-
able
1) (17) (18)


6 7.9 2,409
7 8.8 2,994

8 8.6 2,027
6 5.9 3.202

3 7.7 3.839
3 6.7 7,607
- 5,47
2 3.1 8,859

5 3.0 7,897
2 1.2 12.828

18 22.2 3,640
18 24.0 4,546

1 2.9 8.532
1 2.9 9.735

04 14.8 61.797
73 19.3 87,155
31 14.9 6,087
35 14.1 11,148

1 4.8 3,846
11,388

2 1.9 8,072
10,148

97 17.7 49,148
06 17.0 62,576
3,995
7.240

6 9.0 3,967
11 13.4 5,475

2 6.9 3,068
3 10.3 3,624

2 4.9 7,195
3 7.3 7,597
2 13.3 4
7 33.3 4

464 35.0 110,286
161 24.9 108.562

26 14.3 12,781
17 8.1 21.612
4.,348
8,.96

183 31.3 48,50o
176 29.7 58,328

32 12.0 30.511
30 10.9 41.936

8 3.3 18,950
7 2.8 21.437

2 2.7 2,708
1 1.4 3.512

581
769

7 7.9 5,189
2 2.2 6,576
150 23.4 25,364
77 11.8 31.297

9 3.9 27,947
31 9.3 39,817


253,767
243,350

311.373
296.041

324,879
291,137

346,219
317,966
802,906
750.703

243,554
243,506

345,465
304,839

3,392,251
3,028,653
975.037
841,348

181.640
145,277

612,846
555,632

2,711,188
2,102,774
269,503
238.806

185,284
182,416

185,165
178,032

121,037
112,108

8,676
8,835

4,643,841
3,900.787

530.,527
429,.592

331.305
294.836

3,347,674
2,64.172

1.850.095
1,312.753

964,908
813,490

274.985
228,937

362,991
246,550

519,041
472.167

1,797,943
1,521,260

941.855
1,146,836


8.774
7.276

15.845
12,185

4,723
3,512

9,520
8,013

17,863
15,076
10.111
8,468

8,460
6,333

91,836
76.327
16.649
13,352

7,266
6,159

10,631
9.620

49.654
35,180
963
764

10,228
8,942

3,013
2,911

8,993
6,532

3,975
3,361

95.615
95.932

17,076
11,900

3,738
2,363

36,032
21,752
8,341
6,014

17.836
13,199
6.752
4,636

5,844
5.731

9,210
7.752
25,480
19,184

14.679
12,253


Train-miles



(31)


11,183
10,270

17,872
15,387

8,562
11,119

14.967
16,867

25,760
27,904
13,751
13,014

16,992
16,068

153,633
163 .82
22,736
24.500

11,112
17.547

18,703
19,768

98,802
97,756
4,958
8,005

14,195
14,417

6,081
6.535

16,188
14.129

3.979
3,365

205.901
204,494

29.857
33,512
8,086
10,859

84,536
80.080
38.852
47,9530

36,786
34,636

9,460
8,148

6.425
6,500

14,399
14,328
50,84
50,481

42,626
52,070


P senger- Passen
tr-ain geetran
ear-rntees cam per
traI


40,648
41,182

45,446
44.931

63.870
62.977

50,906
50,348

66,968
67,814
51,764
52,087

71.293
68,098

51,984
53,392
52,226
56,091

64,681
63,820

64,341
67,354

50,832
51,140
108,690
107.179

42,309
40.647

51,117
53,275

22.604
23.528

6,404
6.357

55,809
58,554

47,509
45,201

49.785
49,261

73,219
69,374
81,763
74,287

44,086
40,318

50.508
48,292

81,044
73.761

76,290
73.918
52,*30
48,133

46,838
48,723


(33) (34)


2,606
2.509

2,670
2,656

3,480
3,274

2,958
2,972

3,515
3,576
2.366
2.486

3,483
3,377
2,964
3.008
2,963
2,975

4.198
4.315

2,940
2,903

3.355
3,159
6,922
6,992

3,017
3.001

3,218
2,955
2,765
2,617

866
870

3.297
3.253

3,081
3,042

3.427
3,410

3,908
3,598
4,813
4,255

2,406
2,202

2,898
2.648

3,706
2,846

3,901
3.578
3.093
2.741

2,7037
2,703


Subject to rev


Percent
un-
able of
total
locomo-

tives


Locomo-
Train tier.
mile. miles
Ier per
tran Ilocomo-
hour day
day

(35) (36)


33.9 96
33.9 106

38.4 231
38.4 243

33.3 115
33.9 108

33.8 260
34.2 256

39.2 168
37.1 124
37.7 180
37.7 140

41.2 337
39.1 537

39.3 215
39.5 194
41.7 233
41.8 237

38.6 176
37.3 122

42.4 413
42.2 413

41.7 249
41.6 235


28.5 106

32.1 116
31.0 81

41.9 294
42.7 337



26.9 133
26.6 127

44.2 180
44.3 168

33.2 138
33.3 114

23.8 249
23.3 121

36.0 211
35.8 207
36.6 217
35.6 216

41.8 295
42.4 348

41.3 221
42.0 246

39.0 61
39.3 58
43.1 228
44.o 262
38.6 430
38.2 258

39.1 295
38.1 344


# Discontinued passenger-train service March 1955.
* Deorease in 1955 figures due to strike.
-/ No passenger-train service.
(OVER)


I


-----~li===


.3
.2

13.5
11.0

5.3
6.1

4.7
4.0

3.1
4.2
1.8
2.6

3.8
2.8

4.2
4.9

4.9
5.4

2.6
3.9
2.6
4.8

5.5
3.7


I I I I-


5,234
4,715

5,753
5.466

13,232
11.843

11.610
10,662

11,646
10,884
8.253
8,251

9,758
8.551

10,264
9,162
14,595
12,559

26.513
21,205

8,303
7,528
14,403
11,162
41,796
36.858

9,750
9,599

6,881
6,616

16,544
15.324

811
826

15.144
12,703

13.134
10,619

12,633
11,098

21,401
15,797
28,365
20,041

5,833
4.913

5.124
4,266

34.849
23.670

6.162
5.605
8,880
7,507

6,444
7,835


15.6
16.4

17.0
16.9

18.4
19.3

17.5
17.2

19.3
19.2
22.0
21.2

20.8
20.5

17.8
18.0
18.1
19.1

15.5
14.8

12.0
23.3

15.4
16.4
16.1
15.8

14.6
14.1

15.9
18.2

8.6
9.4

7.6
7.5

17.4
18.5

15.4
14.9

14.7
14.8

18.9
19.4

17.5
17.9
18.4
18.4

17.4
18.3

21.9
26.0

19.6
20.7
17.2
17.8

17.1
18.1


125.0
118.0

127.2
117.8

166.2
152.0

176.1
163.2

131.0
119.8
119.4
119.6

230.5
220.5

140.6
101.6
130.4
100.3

115.8
86.4

184.8
170.9

126.2
92.5

141.7
135.5

85.2
76.6

142.4
151.4

94.3
85.2

100.0
69.0

94.0
74.5

71.0
53.3
180.2
78.9

95.6
76.7
108.6
85.8

139.7
126.7

91.6
95.6

96.7
93.5

110.9
110.8
67.5
70.1

99.8
97.1


485,812
492,144

821.611
844,574

65,.792
69.376

320,851
314,632

326,280
324,365
94,125
100,870

117,828
118,643

2.547,101
2.643.577
99.649
101,038

30,753
31.900

224,929
224,885

879,684
871,917


3,276

178,705
178.951

89,905
129,660



557.153
515,129

2.508.587
2.557.673

296,918
292.891

15,308
14,924

309.688
328.850
245,108
260,468

461.960
5.4,624

116,177
121,485

58,697
57,699

150,956
156,836
695.807
688.016

253.227
582,191


I I I


r


2.583,865
2.574.915

6,308,036
6.184.,937

455,007
485,054

2,257,645
2,197.874

2,667.949
2,681.365
863,519
835,362

1,011,886
1,021,924

27,795,900
28,722,414
739,655
785,761

191,619
187.849

1,785.035
1,831,958

8,238,084
7.983.947'


6.552

1,089,652
1,122.510

742.182
1,147,083



4,326,261
4.127,217

29.718,117
30,176,161

1,560,559
1.508,261

36.581
36.199
2,927.878
3,031.094
2.041,053
2,121,213

5.388,948
6.175.738

1,028,145
958,561
884.,990
758,479

1.407,504
1.395,295
6,666,091
6,633,115

2,498,147
5.426,690


6.3
5.8

8.9
8.9

6.9
7.0

9.0
8.9

8.2
8.3
9.2
8.3

9.0
9.0

11.5
11.5
7.4
7.8

6.2
5.9

7.9
8.2

9.6
9.4

2.0

6.4
6.5

8.5
8.9




7.5
7.3
13.0
12.8

7.2
7.2

2.4
2.4

10.1
9.7
8.3
8.1

11.7
11.3

8.9
7.9

15.1
13.2

10.3
9.1
11.4
11.5

9.9
9.3


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Page 2 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of MAY 1955 Compared with MAY 1954 -Continued *


PNL~oM.'. e-I PASSENGER SEVIC


Number of road locomotives


____________________________ r 4 0 ,
Number of freight ears on line Gross Gross I.oconto-
Peecost loeonto


PerI Perc1.,


Percent

able

(21)


Region, road, and year


Gross
ton-miles
per
train-hour,
excluding
locomo-
tives and
tenders
(22)


Miles
of road Train-
operated miles


19)


Gross
ton-miles
per
train-mile,
excluding
locomo-
tives and
tenders


Principal
and Light
helper

(4) (5)

112,477 2,429
180,830 3.997

700,270 2,957
679.920 4,105
995.025 18,148
935,034 12,821

718,471 9,336
702,657 1C,986

132.284 234
134,765 182

1,010.095 19,688
981,028 22,312

164,328 4,15o
158,1o6 4,508

155,528 1,258
142.900 1,072

1,210,944 38,652
1,074,623 28,261

397.143 2,175
386,565 3.591

870,698 24,687
855.590 33,060
2.686,322 76,282
2.261.803 59,657


1,065.410 30,367
1,081,754 32,211

865,049 944
889,062 2,405

334,591 32,494
303,419 27,021

2,421.115 234,224
2,353,360 302,658

2,321,038 113,408
2,195.355 104,839

248,957 18,207
222,202 11,173

149,156 53
149,042 -

153,949 124
133,704 132

331,495 3,443
342,438 3,641

1,012o,624 10.929
981,262 11,286

322,961 3,016
300,282 2,869

612,851 5,865
591.056 5,688

22,128 -
21,956 -

323.855 1.559
289,322 1,377

703,786 1,871
675.703 5.787


Loaded Empty
(thou- (thou-
sands) sands)

(6) (7)


Net
ton-mules
per mile of
road per
day


3.902
5,637
6,835
6,333

7,565
5,812
4,156
3,782

5.651
4.960

4,125
3.832

3.252
2,971

26,079
24.464
7,202
6,565

3,460
2,901

5,565
5,169
7,218
6,190


4,996
4,917
4,249
4,136

7,665
6,320

11,952
11,412

9,932
8,976

8,857
8,093
5,744
5,352

10,005
8,673

3,843
3,759

6,528
5.877
7,014
6,244

5,177
4,600

3.541
3.452
8,839
7,711

6,569
5,819


I I--I. II I I I


Locomotive-miles


Car-miles


Passen-
Pasenger- ger-trae
car-enles cars per
traiti


41.073
44, 229
55,567
53.156

53,987
50,035
55.112
51.992

76,560
73.6o4

58,241
54,898

32,504
31.739

85,340
77,280
56.,253
55.529

51,214
43,743

55.904
51,977
73,220
72,185


59.191
58,653
57,373
55,667

66,331
64,311

61,566
61,153

81,398
79,855

75,976
74,358
62,736
58.,532

83.106
86,906

57.865
56,551

71,237
67,206
71,998
71,225

52.353
50,090

34,124
35,321
60,202
60,050

59,317
55,954


(1) 11)

Nashville, Chatt. & St. Louis 1955 1.043
1954 1,032

Seaboard Air Line ........... 1955 4,053
1954 4,067

Southern ................... 1955 6,264
1954 6,262
Northwestern Region:
Ch1. & North Western ........ 1955 7,848
1954 7,850


I)3


Chicago Great Western ....... 1955
1954

Ch0.,Milw.,St.P.& Pacific ... 1955
1954

Chi.,St.P..lnneapolls & Omaha 1955
1954

Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range. 1955
1954

Great Northern ............ 1955
1954

Minneao-lls,St.P.& S.St.Marle 1955
1954

Northern Pacific ............ 1955
1954
Central Western Region:
Atch., Top. & S. Fe (Incl. 1955
G.C.& S.F. and P.& S.F.)- 1954


Chi., Burl. & Quinoy ........ 1955
1954

Chi., Rock I. & Pacific ... 1955
1954

Denver & R. G. Western ...... 1955
1954

Southern Pacific ............ 1955
1954

Union Pacific .............. 1955
1954

Western Pacific ............. 1955
1954
Southwestern Region:
International Ot, Northern-*. 1955
1954

Kansas City Southern ........ 1955
1954

Mo.- Kans.- Texas Lines ..... 1955
1954

Missouri Pacific.* .... ..... 1955
1954

Texas & Pacific ............. 1955
1954

St. Louis-San Francisco ..... 1955
1954

St. Louis-San.Fran. & Texas 1955
1954

St. Louis Southwestern Lines. 1955
1954

Texas & New Orleans ......... 1955
1954


1,437
1,437

o10,633
10,631
1.606
1,606
i.606

569
566

8,270
8,294

4,171
4,169

6,570
6,570
13,098
13,076


8.807
8,824

7,904
7.861

2,165
2,164

8,072
8,065

9,813
9,816

1,190
1,190

1,104
881.163
886
886

3,230
3.229

6,892
6.904

1,822
1,827

4,564
4.564

156
156

1,554
1.555

4,302
4,279


ecrease in 1955 figures due to strike.
** Report of trustee or trustees.
(OVER)


1.lllo46
176.348

700,270
679,920

994,965
934,924

716,441l
698,763

132,284
134,765

991,420
964,331

163,152
156.973

154,961
142,409

1,205,375
1.068,718

395,328
383,801

851,739
829,223
2,569.732
2,200,071


1,069.444
1,083,068

870,595
891,004

312,269
285.243

2,309.695
2,.231,941

2,273,962
2,145,688

236.566
220.621

149,156
140,042

153,756
133,488

331.495
342.438

1,012,624
979,766

322,961
300,282

612,823
590,676

22,128
21,956

323.851-
289,296

703,786
675.703


Per-
cent
east-
bound
of
total
(10)


4.5
3.3
2.5
1.7

4.6
3.4
4.5
5.5

2.9
3.5

5.9
6.8

5.2
5.1

1.8
3.6

3.1
3.1

6.7
5.4

6.0
6.3
4 .



3.3
3.2
5.7
5.4

4.1
5.0

1.9
2.1

2.5
2.6

1.8
4.5
4.3
3.0

3.2
3.6

9.9
6.5

3.1
2.6
2.0
4.7

3.9
2.7

7.3
2.8
1.8
4.0

1.9
1.6


Gross

Including Excluding
locomotives locomotives
and tenders and tenders
(111 (12)


.Too.miles.....sissoI..)


Net

Revenue
and non-
revenue


1,141
1,023
1,252
1,191

1,486
1.210
1,439
1,352

1.907
1.644

1,376
1,315

1,001
948

3.204
3,185

1,555
1,599

1,147
980

1.336
1,276
1.146
1.143


1,278
1.244
1,199
1,132

1,651
1.493

1.310
1.290

1,340
1,284

1.392
1,362
1,323
1,232

1,791
1,793

1,163
1,103

1.384
1.287
1,231
1,182

1,198
1.105

774
760
1.317
1,287

1,252
1,151


3.747
6,068

28,110
26,357

48,976
39,035

32,096
29,692

8,110
7,674

44,746
41,457

5,434
4,97o

7,023
6,545

49.630
44,842
14,020
12,345

35,898
33,110
116,883
97,811


47,713
45,881

35,344
33,872

15,725
13,346

108,928
101,973

109,639
99,765

11,085
9,704
6,103
5,972

8.697
7.845

13.979
13,559

46.337
43.405

14,486
13,618

25,363
22.146

583
575

15,196
13,370

29,194
26,236


1.572
2.688

17,683
17.630

22.,952
20,298

16,178
15,770

3,731
3,582

22,334
23,292

2,430
2,415

6,653
6,452

23.476
24,692

6.073
5,766

15,046
17,916
71,234
55.660


20,687
21.508

19,750
73,1314

6,751
5.040

54,772
58,715

53,107
48,704

4,457
3,933

3,285
3.434

4,156
4,166

7,263
7.953

23,938
24.830

8,377
7,844
12,373
11.698

341
385

6,781
6,o011

15,291
15,500


Serviceable

Not Stored
stored


Home Foreign Total


(18) (19) (20)


-I-


1 vs) I I I 1 k- 1 0 1 I1, 1 r,- I -, I I I L 4- 1 1 1 -


70.4
69.3

61.4
59.9

68.1
65.8

66.5
65.3

68.5
68.2

66.7
64.0

69.1
67.3

51.4
50.4

67.0
64.5

69.8
68.2

70.5
64.9
62.1
63.7


69.8
68.1

64.2
59.4

70.0
72.6

66.5
63.5

67.4
67.2

71.3
71.2

65.0
63.5

67.7
65.3

65.8
63.0

65.9
63.6

63.4
63.5

67.2
65.4

63.1
59.9

69.1
69.0

65.6
62.9


41.3
45.1

62.0
62.4

57.8
59.2

56.4
56.7

56.1
56.7

56.2
57.1

61.7
59.2

6.1
3.8

63.1
66.9

62.2
52.3

60.4
59.2
45.4
47,4


52.4
53.5

54.5
56.4

57.4
59.0

53.5
54.9

55.0
55.7

42.1
40.9
46.8
50.3

52.6
55.1

36.6
39.1

49.9
53.2

48.7
50.0

46.4
48.9

33.8
37.9

40.9
46.8

49.8
52.1


I _______I I I I


49.6
50.5

51.5
51.2

50.5
50.6

49.6
49.6

49.4
51.1

50.3
49.2

53.0
48.9

50.9
50.7

48.8
50.7

54.1
51.3

51.5
48.0
46.9
47.6


49.6
48.8

50.3
47.8

52.7
56.5

49.7
49.4

50.5
50.0

45.3
47.3
46.0
49.0

47.5
48.4

43.7
46.5

49.0
50.6

47.6
49.9

46.3
48.2

46.0
47.5

44.3
47.9

49.1
48.5


282.599
435,553

2,287,511
2,128,652

3,545.753
2.874,143

2,379,217
2,237,616

609,617
562,265

3.319,898
3,151,706

405,1o5
375,296

818,107
777,038

4,028,682
3,723,248

1,113,448
961,143

2,723,317
2,647,538
9,090.561
7,556.240


3,392.411
3,347,116

2,707,476
2,718,140

1,220,386
1.040.913

8,267,024
8,051,527

7,987,313
7.307.292

832,939
736.070
481,642
463,441

665.936
608,004

1,012,680
994,858

3,492,587
3,290,049

1,160,313
1.i046,096

1,851,478
1,663,497

47.380
45, 649

1,048. 36
916,748

2,220,600
2,034,887


Train
miles per
train
hour


(29)

17.9
19.9
19.0
18.8

16.9
18.3
18.1
17.7

18.5
19.7

19.1
18.6

14.5
14.7

17.6
15.4
18.6
17.4

21.8
21.0

19.8
18.5
23.3
23.8


20.7
21.1
20.1
19.9

19.5
20.4

19.4
19.2

26.0
26.2

24.5
25.4

21.4
20.7

21.2
21.2
21.2
21.6

22.7
21.9
22.3
22.7

19.4
20.0

18.8
19.?2
20.5
20.9

20.9
20.7


180,343

858,9802
798,420

1.468,945
1,128,236

1,011,024
920,452
251,713
220,968

1,359,722
1,262,874

161,914
147,899

460.013
429,248

1,846,502
1,688,168

447,433
374,976
1,133,368
1,052,695
2,930,502
2,508,963

1,364,009
1,345,056

1,40.o988
1. 007. 913
514,424
423.,961

2,990,705
2.853,272

3,021,490
2.731,319

326.744
298,541

196,577
182,987

274,798
238,200

384,835
376,311

1,394,715
1,257,810

396,164
353,636

732,423
650,811

17,126
16.694

425.7897
371,724

875,996
771.888





Number of freight cars on line


2,908
3,o65
16,079
12,571

21,969
22,880
28,725
25,015

4,782
4,067

32,140
27,607

7,726
6,761

848
688
18,242
21,308

7,665
6,441

17,262
14,900

34.545
32,630


22,024
19.099
19,443
19.,182

5,286
3,632

43,746
48,654

32,940
29,047

3.854
2,578
5,643
5,517

5.946
5,601

6,795
5.991

19,014
18,486
6.695
6,114

10,242
9,514

506
579
4,508
4.057

18,006
15,442


6,905
6,941

28,202
27,100

39.812
42,848
47,107
46,946

6,471
5.736

63,293
65,680

8,848
7,850

14,565
15,007
39,740
46.772

14,434
14.500

35.683
36,200
89,327
91,159


43,648
41,228
32,829
33,662

13,690
12,925

73.715
77,745

63,284
63,067

6,164
5.523
6,542
6,275

7,060
6,654

11,760
11,780

38,283
40.581
9,639
9,536

24,032
26,334

5o6
579
6,335
6,765

23,860
22.646


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1955 0 360318(1)


Per-cent
un-
service-
able of
total
locomo-

tives


(33) (34)

10.1 -
9.6
10.6 9.4
10.3 8.6

10.0 1.7
9.6 -
8.8 19.0
8.6 25.0

4.2 -
4.4 -

8.4 5.4
8.8 7.1

7.8 15.4
8.0 17.6


33.3
I0.6

10.1

5.5 6.1
5.6 18.b

10.1 4.4
9.5 9.1
12.3 3.0
12.2 4.8


(13) (14) (15)


Ton-miles (thousands)


tive-
n miles
per
locomo-
tive-
day

(30)

76.5
121.0
183.4
170.2

127.2
122.7
131.4
88.7


135.2
137.0

107.1
82.0

83.1
62.9

87.6
83.3

104.6
80.6

139.5
118.6

84.7
76.9
149.6
113.3


127.9
113.9

168.1
166.6

102.0
80.)4

116.6
114.5
112.3
87.4

223.8
178.6
116.7
102.2

201.3
198.1

128.5
136.1

96.2
88.3
185.3
272.0
172.3

151.1

249.2
248.5
158.3
138.8

169.6
124.7


2,306
2,230
2,987
2,874

3.220
2.736
3,112
3.021

4,145
3.743

3,053
2,964

2,265
2.179

5,232
5,295
3,077
3,224

2,380
2.089

2,841
2,822
3,151
3,045


2.859
2,780

2.861
2,802

3.415
3.171

3,218
3,221

3.162
3,071

3,119
2,941
2,942
2,834

3,925
4,121

2,733
2,625

3.153
3,073
3,238
3,143

2,710
2,516

1,818
1,842
2.945
2.878

2,859
2,725


Train-mniles




(31)

51,229
106,979
452,962
465,741

665,824
719,136
781,424
881.010

71,052
70,788

687,581
787,853

107. 27
110,554

7,688
7,688
615. 887
616,489

182.660
187,663


469,450
51C.631
1,740,7744
1,789,320


1.007,C76
1,024,523
783,739
813,449

147,745
138,123

933,959
1,065,972

1,211,234
1,404,769

91,360
87,439
76,104
87,916

118,371
134,300

220,224
231,207

502.537
562,125
197,400
197,485

319,550
355,634

6,681
7,660
50,212
51.491

718,061
249,250


FREIG H T SERVICE


254,9-0
392.887

2,048,478
1,927.111
3,182,582
2,550,750

2,187,116
2.057,386

547.249
503.008

3,(17.684
2,847,702

366,546
339.795

751,333
713,677

3,653.236
3,404.168
927,.995
799,264

2,409,615
2,328,413
8,058,392
6,681,683

3.,052,665
3,005,310

2,484,528
2,493.845

1,064,285
900.550

7,347,547
7,126.429

7,131,644
6,530.022

732,410
644,757
437,204
421,139

602.189
547,596

904,142
895,144

3,178,818
3,c002.894

1,042,312
940,384
1,656,760
1,482,355

40,232
40,442
952,514
831,572

2,000.176
1,827.172


(23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28)


(32)

519,144
1.023,007
4,729.075
4.720,231

6,674,470
6,870,983
6,816,077
7,492,605

297,018
308,068

5.727.394
6,803.993

839,81
884,299

7.688
7,688
6,"29.033
5,834,591

995.953
1,048,209

4,052,787
4,268,108
20,243,176
20,235,457


8,595,609
8,486,599
6,891,748
6,663.R45

1,300,470
1,218,270

13,020,505
14.182,414

14,819,514
17,443,156

877,624
802.569
683,447
727,645

833,187
864,615

2,004,487
2,014,561

4,45r,403
4,637,583
2,248.128
2,256,009

2,626,115
2,780.179

32,881
39.281

294,884
293,323

2,447,840
2,929,938


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11


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-- I


I I I I I I 1 11 1 1 I 1 1


I I I I


I I I I I I I


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Train
miles
per
train
hour

(35)

36.5
37.0
43.3
43.4

34.9
34.6
3q.3
39.4

31.4
32.3

42.6
41.7

37.1
37.1

29.0
29.0

40.0
39.6

33.1
32.4

39.0
38.0
48.4
46.1


43.7
431.9
40.9
40.2

37.4
36.4

40.4
40.2

50.1
49.1

49.3
49.1
38.9
39.3
43.0
43.3

40.3
38.9
43.8
42.8

42,8.
42.4

36.5
36.2

32.6
31.0

40.0
38.8

42.5
42.4


Locomo-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-
tw,-
day

(36)

105
220
450
434

362
340
169
162

329
328

298
255

268
211




408
425

187
146

285
264
532
431


406
4o00
313
304

689
451

269
200

379
342

583
509
409
378

547
456

417
361

350
421
582
582

346
413

216
247

405
416

471
539


9.0
8.7
9.3
8.7

8.8
8.8

14.0
13.4

12.4
12.7

11.9
12.4
9.0
8.3

7.0
6.4

8.7
8.7

8.9
8.3
11.4
11.4

8.2
7.8

4.9
5.1
5.,
5.7

11.2
11.8


1.3
6.3

6.5
4.9,

12.5
10.C

4.?
14.0


18.7
12.0






14.3



4.8

2.3
18.2
9.1


3.3
3.7







IC /s /. :9 y


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


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3 1262 08855 0776


Subject to revision


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS A ND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-200

JUNE 1955


Region, road, and year




(1)


New England Region:
Boston & Maine .............. 1955
1954

N. Y., New H. & Hartford. ... 1955
1954
Great Lakee Region:
Delaware & Hudson ........... 1955
1954

Del., Lack. & Western ....... 1955
1954

Erie ........................ 1955
1954

Grand Trunk Western ......... 1955
1954
Lehigh Volley .............. 1955
1954
New York Central ............ 1955
1954

New York, Chi. & St. Louis .. 1955
1954

Pitts. & Lake Erie .......... 1955
1954

Wabash ...................... 1955
1954
Central Eastern Region:
Baltimore & Ohio ............ 1955
1954

Bessemer & Lake Erie ......... 1955
1954

Central RR Co. of New Jersey. 1955
1954

Chicago & Eastern Ill. ...... 1955
1954

Elgin, Joliet & Eastern a/ .. 1955
1954

Long Island ............... 1955
1954

Pennsylvania System ......... 1955
1954

Reading ..................... 1955
1954

Western Maryland ............ 1955
1954
Pocahontas Region:
Chesapeake & Ohio ........... 1955
1954

Norfolk & Western ........... 1955
1954
Southern Region:
Atlantic Coast Line ......... 1955
1954

Central of Georgia. .......... 1955
1954

Clnn. New Orleans & T.P. ... 1955
1954

Gulf, Mobile & Ohio .......... 1955
1954

Illinois Centrel ............ 1955
1954

Louisville & Nashville ...... 1955
1954


Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of JUNE 1955 Compared with JUNE 1954


Miles
of road
operated


(2)


1.564
1,664

1.746
1,747

792
793

962
962

2,224
2.225

952
952

1,142
1,150

10,661
10.663

2,154
2,161

221
221

2,381
2,381

6,072
6,077
208
Po9

613
613

868
868

236
236

345
345
9,892
9,906

1.303
1,304

846
857
5,046
5.032
2,104
2,113

5.278
5,341

1,731

336
336
2,717
2,718

6,531
6,537

4,715
4,722


Locomotive-miles


Train-
miles Principal
and
helper

(3) (4)


Light


(5)


Car-miles


Loaded
(thou-
sands)

(6)


Empty

sands)

(7)


Per-
Per- cent
cent east-
loaded bound
east of
total
(9) (10)


Ton-miles (thousand)


Gross

Including Excluding
locomotives locomotives
and tenders and tenders


FREIGHT SERVICE


r 1 r~-rr 0 0 t ____ _____
Pc umber ol road incomotives Number of freight ears on line Gross Gross
Locoino-


Number of road locomotives
I on line


Serviceable Per-
Un- cent
nerv- un-


Net

Revenue
and non-
revenue
(13)


PASSENGER SERVICE


Home Foreign


(18) (19)


Percent
un-
service-
able

(21)


Gross
ton-miles
per
train-hour,
excluding
locomo-
tives and
tenders


Gross
ton-miles
per
train-mile,
excluding
locomo-
tives and
tenders


Net
ton-
miles
per
train-
mile


(22) I (23) (24) (25) (26) (27)


Net
ton-miles
per mile of
road per
day

(28)


Tmrin
B'lle p5'
train
hour


(29)


Locomo-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-
tive-
day

(30)


Train-miles


Passenger- Passen-
train ger-train
car-miles cars per
train


(31) (32)


4 I--- I I I--1- -1.- I I 2 1- I 1I 2~ T 1 1 i-i--I-r --- i 2 F I 1- _____C---~-


247,572
250,074

292,461
278,221

180,415
181,675

281,598
248,371

588,389
538,264
248.934
240,386

218,562
201,618

2.576.555
2,246,775

745,050
646,481

66,701
51.251

545.238
504,609

1,587.451
1,409,618

59,984
53,753
123,648
122,170

117.170
120.796

84,927
76.230

24,316
23,523

3.007.957
2,620,940

323.,782
286.894

159,376
142,762

1,494,045
1,204,964

676,476
596,527

846,460
822,418

192,755
183,875

161.159
188,485
26.369
272,545
1,199.906
1,216,432

899,320
853,301


252.771
253,668
292.485
278,221

185,350
185,597

294,415
259.557

595,098
541,283

255.519
244,190

221,599
205,281

2,619.654
2,289,413

776,581
674,250

66,829
51.251

546,176
505.503

1,752,184
1,543.400
65,003
58.008

124,462
122,883

117,170
120,796

85,814
77,725

25,471
24.778

3.231,891
2,788,756

328.570
290.534
165.308
150,093

1.517.529
1,226,346

720,727
626,308

846,460
822,418

192,780
183.901

161,159
188,485

262.369
272.545

1,202,651
1,218,008

905.676
878,329


9.335 9.829
7,441 8,626

20,548 12,865
17,247 11.364

5,600 9,603
9,307 8.379

21,604 12.386
20,072 10,835

17,301 32,258
19,937 29,073
2,124 8,623
1,786 7.975

7,880 10.847
5,871 9,779

97,474 103,553
84,768 87.948

7.578 31,070
6.406 25,704
3,079
60 2,284

5,971 24,677
6,474 21,763

168.679 65,339
130,300 56.683

230 3,293
172 3,167

5.568 4,906
5.562 4,634

2,491 5.308
2,762 4.934
2,767
2,422

3,767 271
3.560 257

247.745 131.184
187,530 109,957
11,113 12,392
10,278 10,766

8,895 6.122
8,643 5,276
44,991 66,487
29,656 50,695

55.137 33.584
43,626 27,246

9,054 25,868
8,884 24,434

1,719 7,636
2,048 7,001

1.192 9,911
1,458 8,747

127 14,573
614 14.069

35,806 50,205
39.468 45,732

17.306 34,813
17,467 30,464


4,.529
4,643

5,315
5,.868

3,795
4.395

5.356
5.715
14.,839
14,760

5,693
5,672

5.157
5.551
64,057
60,063

15.708
15.023

1,255
1,281

12,593
12,018

37,404
36,668

2,469
1.778

2,451
2,733

2,338
2,563

1.589
1.385
251
221

69,273
69,509

6.631
7,269

3,561
3,446

49,031
37.950
23,542
20,344

17.965
17,660
3,393
3,421

4,241
4,307

6,046
6,567
29,284
28,761

20,830
19.401


68.5 62.7
65.0 60.o

70.8 64.3
65.9 65.1

71.7 60.7
65.6 59.2

69.8 60.2
65.5 61.2

68.5 63.7
66.3 64.3

60.2 60.9
58.4 61.5

67.8 66.0
63.g 66-8

61.8 63.8
59.4 63.6

66.4 57.5
63.1 58.7

71.0 43.1
64.1 40.5

66.2 51.9
64.4 56.2

63.6 59.9
60.7 59.2

57.2 19.5
64.1 28.8

66.7 65.8
62.9 66.4

69.4 53.7
65.8 58.6

63.5 49.5
63.6 48.5

51.9 85.2
53.8 87.2

65.4 59.1
61.3 61.4

65.1 68.4.
59.7 70.0
63.2 74.2
60.5 73.2

57.6 49.0
57.2 46.4

58.8 52.3
57.3 48.0

59.0 57.3
58.0 61.3
69.2 53.3
67.2 52.4

70.0 51.1
67. 0 53.4

70.7 54.2.
68.2 54.6
63.2 58.4
61.4 58.7

62.6 60.6
61.1 61.7


683.560
631,792

854,686
796,817

702.501
645.403

881,417
810,106

2,209.154
2,052,030

670,606
636,646

807,429
747,654
8,102,637
6,979,887

2,389,764
2,019,120

284,163
213,754

1,720,973
1,535,178

5,624,218
4,898,170

432.578
387,269

396,391
381,566

394,819
378,611

239,253
206,252

23,771
22,638

10,520,320
8,963,352

1,068,028
931,094
567.055
495.647

6,152,422
4,608.526

3,471,723
2,833.522

2,056.193
1.924.,271
581.507
523,002

660.027
597,666

1,059.240
1,061,719
3,933,848
3,641.827
?,909.227
2.505,230


614.421
564,877

766,383
712,025

639,606
581,586

793,388
722,470

2,000,704
1.861,049

606,290
572,283

739.962
685,.575
7,427,665
6,345,010

2,146,218
1,809,269

266,418
199,792
1.582,409
1,407,760
5,079,600
4,392,796

405,856
364.113

362,909
348,967

367,668
351.974
224,110
192,369

20,065
18,972

9,516,722
8,089,812

977.374
853,263
510,800
445.914

5,738,668
4,246,423

3.101,170
2,515.502

1.819.359
1,705.235
523,461
471,460

593.736
533,090

967.615
969.859
3,606,805
3,297,400
2,659,220
2.270,145


252,054
222.370

315,322
283,888

332.432
291,060

345.148
306.840

780,775
714.810

234,991
222,407

348,847
311.630

3.345.321
2,742,923

970,074
766,839

171,139
121,365

600,438
520.339
2.498.321
2,100,110

260.455
239,676

189,483
176,302

188,376
176,897
121.198
103.290
8.382
8,222

4,551,720
3,669,744
519.231
425.320
286,904
243.289

3.232,471
2,337,819

1,692,238
1,344,137

785,568
711,499
256.191
218,906

257.376
221,258

458.879
467,624
1,660,729
1,469.879

1,367,585
1.106,636


2,256
2,971

1,946
3,128

2.998
6.884

4,912
8.459

7,834
12,058

3,986
5,041

8,531
10,092

56.246
85,479
6,498
10,289

3.159
11,028

8.069
9,974

45,935
62,693
4,435
7,145

3,351
6,610

2,566
3,425

7,015
7.761
4
4

108,851
116.491

12,759
20,192

4,318
6,977
50,225
58,779
32,876
40,118

18,232
20,453
2,833
3,599
512
800

4,910
6,165
25.,379
29,736
28,392
38.386


9.882
6,890

20,628
12,141

5.688
3,697

9,969
7,759

17,771
15,602

9,719
7,828

8.276
6.424

93.250
73,063
18,007
13.155

8,587
6,609

10.472
10.251

44.785
37,614

1.793
854

10,452
9,324

3.942
3,634

9,368
6,699

3,786
3,271
95,206
88,258

16,300
11,259

3,283
2,131

36,527
22,808

8,423
6,190

13.961
12,232
6,178
5,005

4,927
6,130

9.528
8,555
25.,388
21.090
14,860
11.968


12,138
9,861

22,574
15,269

8.686
10,581

14,881
16,218

25.605
27.660

13,705
12,869

16.807
16,516

149,496
158,542

24,505
23,744

11.746
17,637

18,541
20,225

90.720
100,307

6.228
7,999

13.803
15.934

6.508
7.059
16,383
14,460

3,790
3.275
204,057
204.749

29.059
31.451
7,601
9,108

86.752
81,587

41,299
46,308

32,193
32,685
9.011
8,604

5,439
6,930

14,438
14.,720
50.767
50,826

43,252
50,354


37,195
36,865

41,783
41,928

64,340
58.433

48,809
49.184
65.021
64,721

51,895
49.955

69.742
68,081

50,445
49.,955

51,648
51,716

61,814
57.793

63,241
64,182

49,726
48,809

105,417
104,121

42,396
40,404

50,881
50,448

21,634
23,055

6,095
6,343

54.099
55.377

46.383
43.271

47,057
44,717

72,131
66,672

80.279
74,406
40,401
37,820
47,914
45,715

84.530
73,733

71,232
69,779
51,153
46,651

50,040
46,784


2,490
2,263

2,620
2.559
3.562
3.218

2,875
2.975

3,434
3,491
2,468
2.395

3.449
3.451
2,927
2,875

2,951
2,846

4,032
3,904
2,917
2,802

3.251
3,158
6.942
6,929

3,050
2.961

3,146
2,929

2.760
2,623

837
826

3,256
3,178

3,019
2.975

3,251
3.189

3,867
3.545

4,712
4.320

2,162
2,088
2,724
2,580

3,690
2.835
3,691
3,565

3,047
2,747
2,965
2,668


1,022
891

1,078
1,020

1,851
1,611

1,251
1.263

1,340
1,341

957
931
1,626
1,569

1,318
1,243

1,334
1,206

2.590
2.371

1,107
1,036

1.599
1.510

4.455
4,561

1,593
1.496

1,612
1,472

1,493
1,409

350
358

1,557
1,442

1,604
1,483

1,826
1.740

2,178
1,951
2.571
2.308

933
871
1,333
1,198
1,600
1,177

1,750
1.719

1,403
1,224

1,525
1,300


5.372
4.455

6,020
5,417

13.991
12,235

11.959
10,632
11,702
10.709
8.228
7.787
10,182
9,033
10,460
8,575
15.012
11,828

25,813
18,305
8,406
7.285

13.715
11,519

41.740
38.226

10,304
9,587

7,234
6.793

17,118
14,509

810
794

15.338
12.349

13,283
10.872

11,304
9.463
21.353
15,486

26,810
21.204

4,961
4,440
4.933
4,215

25.533
21,950

5.630
5.735
8,476
7,495
9.668
7,812


135.0
123.3

139.0
119.1

172.8
152.0

186.7
166.3
140.5
125.3

116.8
118.0

240.1
223.5

141.7
101.9

138.7
102.4

116.9
82.7

189.5
175.4

122.5
95.1
138.6
145.6
90.4
77.6

142.9
151.8

92.1
82.9

107.1
71.9

95.9
75.3
73.4
60.9

173.4
73.2

95.5
78.4

105.5
87.4

129.4
123.5
92.6
95.0

76.8
86.6

107.2
110.2

69.5
68.6

144.7
100.7


486,788
502,288

839,269
867,958

67,703
70,292

319.715
318.059

341,854
340,629

93.897
98,558
114,088
113.643
2,474,413
2,598,053
96.585
96,765

29.839
31,856
218,018
216,516

807.900
829,882

1,087
3.322
179.690
181.483

116,136
126,657



567,926
528,782
2.439,785
2,498,260

304,865
296.749

14,924
15.310
308.649
316,592
236,871
252,442

464.404
528.153
113,944
117,392

56,652
55.902

147.571
150,673
673,048
661,608

480,454
559,670


2,729,365
2.686,252

6,488,444
6,246,746

476.972
496,887

2,263,829
2.221,650

3.123,736
3,102,783

878.277
865,155

914,461
963,597
27,440,064
28,287.971

715,3
739,798
183,238
188,835

1,788,606
1,827,140

7,.134.270
7,416,680

7.622
6,874

1,089,618
1.143,048

968,953
1,050,849



4,457.408
4,378.277
28,749,103
29,206,843

1,484,796
1,497.392

35.412
41.6n1

2,937,482
2,892,449

1,990.456
2,039.237

5.360.896
5.723.239
953.715
894.899

740,929
711,026

1.349.978
1.350,700
6,209,027
6.370,367

4,762,035
5,111,322


C.


Percent
un-
service-
able of
total
locomo-
tives

(34)


Locomo-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-
tive-
day

(36)


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
page 2 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS




Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of JUNE 1955 Compared with JUNE 1954 -Continued

FREIGHT SERVICE PASSENGER SERVICE
Locomotive-miles Car-miles Ton-miles (thousand) Number of road locomotives Number of freight cars on line Gross Gross
on line -ton-miles ten-miles Net Net Net Locomo- Percent Lomo
'---- ----------ton----- --------------r----------et tire- un- tive-------on m le tn- iese'*tet pLo o o-P rcn~o o o
Region,road, and year Miles Per- Gross Net Serviceable Per- per per ton- ton- ile t-mile Trie Passenger- Pa en
of roadRegion, ad, and y o o Train- Principal Loaded Empty Per- cent Un.- cent Percent train-hour, train-mile mles m miles mi n p er Train-miles er- ger-train se e-
operated miles Principal Loaded Empty Per- cent- serv un- un- excluding excluding per per per per mile of s pe per Tra-miles train a
operated Light (thou- (thou- cent bound Including Excluding Revenue Not ser- Home Foreign Total service locomo- locomo- train- lo car- car- rod per n oomo- car-miles car per total locomo-
helper snds) sand) loaded ast of locomotives locomotives and non- stored able ice- able tives and ties and mile d- ay day dayday tire housy- t I
total and tenders and tenders revenue able tenders tenders day
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) .(21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) (35) (36)
Nashville, Chatt. & St. Louis 1955 1.043 161.991 165,456 3.758 5.397 2.220 70.9 45.6 52.3 394,80 354,671 167,979 51 2 3.8 3,927 3.358 7,285 4.6 41.918 2.194 1.039 31.1 789 35.8 5.368 19.1 114.3 88.439 943,650 10 7 37.2 187
1954 1.032 165.222 168,736 3,392 5.543 2,734 07.0 45.8 51.1 398,708 359.331 158,482 4e 5 9.4 3.843 3.163 7,006 4.1 41,412 2.176 960 28.6 758 39.6 5.119 19.0 116.4 102,800 963.339 9.4 36.9 218
Seaboard Air Line ........... 1955 4.053 624.994 624,994 2.188 24,060 14,262 62.8 59.5 52.8 1.890.649 1.696.724 725.418 136 12 8.1 12,006 13.270 25.276 2.8 51.179 2.757 1.179 30.2 904 47.8 5.966 18.9 165.7 445,102 4.527.652 10.3 3.o 43.5 441
1954 4.067 630,871 630.871 2.137 23,693 14,.831 61.5 61.7 52.1 1,870,769 1.688.822 712,632 143 11 7.1 14.132 10.849 24.981 2.3 49.625 2,722 1.149 30.1 912 49.3 5.841 18.5 160,2 444,011 4.242.353 9.7 14.3 43.4 415
Southern .................... 1955 6.264 913,761 913.831 13.247 41,499 20,268 67.2 56.2 49.5 3,041.247 2.710,154 1.237.186 272 3 1.1 17.301 23.025 40.326 3.9 51.284 2,977 1.359 29.8 1.029 51.4 6.584 17.3 121.9 647,388 6.391,888 9.9 4.8 34.9 364
1954 6.262 899,999 900,114 11.900 36.102 19.519 64.9 58.4 49.6 2.710,637 2.404,069 1,069.973 276 3 1.1 19.959 23.058 43.017 3.9 47.912 2.680 1,193 29.6 831 43.2 5.696 17.9 120.9 692.382 6.576.635 9.5 1.4 34.3 334
Northwestern Region:
Chl. & North Western ........ 1955 7.848 722.497 723.595 9.516 32.115 16,067 66.7 58.4 50.9 2.07.930 2,215.549 1,011,623 139 13 43 22.1 17,397 30,.407 47,804 4.5 54,896 3.120 1,424 31.5 711 33.8 4.297 17.9 137.9 780.708 7.176.501 9.2 19.2 9.4 176
1954 7,850 693,510 695.1436 10.437 28.651 17,149 62.6 58.0 49.4 2.231.418 2,054.855 888.181 176 44 66 23.1 21.915 28.242 50.157 5.6 49.953 3,023 1.306 31.0 610 31.4 3,771 16.9 90.7 871.587 7,734.177 9.0 25.1 39.3 164
Chicago Great Western ....... 1955 1.437 134.335 134.335 190 7.777 3.493 69.0 55.7 48.9 566.258 504.974 223.663 29 4 12.1 1.288 4,893 6.181 3.1 72.016 3,.766 1.668 28.8 1,179 59.4 5,188 19.2 141.8 70.288 299,008 4.3 2.3 336
1954 1.437 131.207 131.207 170 6,859 3,.471 66.4 57.6 49.7 524,44.4 70.366 211,688 31 2 6.1 2,060 4.045 6.105 3.3 69.985 3.589 1.615 30.9 1.192 58.2 4.910 19.5 138.0 68.825 296.227 4.3 32.0 329
Chl., Ulw., St.P.& Pacific ... 1955 10.633 981.648 999.642 19,097 43,029 23.028 65.1 58.1 50.0 3,258,175 2.955.658 1.328.339 265 48 20 6.0 30.380 31,769 62,149 6.2 56.387 3,021 1.358 30.9 706 35.1 4.164 18.7 109.9 659.893 5 780634 8.8 4.0 42.6 292
1954 10.633 938,439 954.338 22.418 38.731 21.831 64.0 58.2 49.6 2.960,840 2,669.996 1.182,777 310 71 48 11.2 37,847 28,419 66,266 7.0 51,862 2,856 1,265 30.5 598 30.6 3.708 18.2 83.4 760,935 6:680.731 8.9 5.7 41.4 244
Chi.,St.P.llnneapolls & Oaha 1955 1.606 159.210 160.303 4.018 5.380 2.568 67.7 61.0 51.3 405,917 369.490 162.399 59 15 20.3 1,198 8.536 9.734 4.4 32.695 2,338 1,028 30.2 583 28.5 3.371 14.1 82.5 104,610 846,.195 8.1 15.4 36.9 269
1954 1.606 155,220 156.318 4,730 5.009 2.605 65.8 60.3 50.2 393.461 354.405 158,118 60 1 21 25.6 1.115 7.531 8.646 4.8 31.388 2.306 1,029 31.6 639 30.8 3,282 13.7 67.9 107.490 897.226 8.4 6.7 36.0 226
Duluth, iUssabe & Iron Range. 1955 569 174.525 175,477 1.737 8.199 7.602 51.9 5.7 49.8 946.542 878.317 534.843 61 2 4 6.0 13.663 901 14.,564 1.6 87,508 5,395 3.286 65.2 1.224 36.2 31,332 17.4 103.1 7.440 9.176 3.3 29.1 13
1954 566 149.788 150.515 962 7,178 6.902 51.0 4.4 50.2 830,627 774.451 461.298 68 2 4 5.4 14.371 588 14.962 1.8 88,671 5.457 3,250 64.3 1.026 31.3 27.167 17.1 79.3 7,440 9,424 3.0 33.3 29.1 11
Great Northern .............. 1955 8,270 1.171,836 1.178.335 38.629 49.133 25,564 65.8 63.5 47.7 4.035,860 3.675.965 1,840.979 245 111 45 11,2 20.788 20,934 41,722 3.2 57,295 3.185 1.595 37.5 1.507 61.1 7.420 18.3 108.1 593.676 6,220.969 11.3 2.2 40.3 o06
1954 8.294 1.090.646 1.095.256 28.088 45.961 27.464 62.6 67.2 49.4 3.920,124 3.592.748 1.789.176 257 166 42 9.9 25,970 19,907 45,877 2.9 55.581 3,341 1,664 38.9 1,287 52.8 7,191 16.9 87.7 604.279 6,174.885 10.9 39.9 439
Minneapclls,St.P.& S.St.Marle 1955 4.171 415.992 418.176 2.522 14,.469 6,776 68.1 65.5 54.9 1,147,109 977.217 469.400 79 11 5 5.3 7.058 8,322 15.380 7.2 53,003 2.381 1,144 32.4 1.050 47.5 3.751 22.6 157.8 180.8133 1,106,077 6.1 10.0 33. 192
1954 4.169 387,751 390.483 3,528 12,884 6,369 66.9 58.0 53.0 1.019.470 854.673 404.037 103 2 13 11.0 7.753 6.694 14.447 6.4 44.242 2.215 1.047 31.4 930 44.3 3.230 20.1 120.4 192.794 1.186.960 6.2 23.2 32.6 160
Northern Pacific ............ 1955 6,570 826.791 846.949 21.158 35.313 16,349 68.4 62.5 51.0 2.690.688 2.394.159 1.111.279 300 28 56 14.6 18.,177 18,708 36,885 5.3 54.580 2,910 1.351 31.5 1,021 47.5 5.638 18.8 84.2 456.980 4,213.551 10.8 4.5 39.1 287
1954 6,570 825.307 849.056 33,964 31,832 19.321 62.2 61.0 48.0 2.642,144 2.326.792 1,030,216 308 28 56 14.3 21.950 15.869 37.819 5.4 53.317 2.833 1.254 32.& 928 46.1 5,227 18.9 80.7 507,541 4,769.381 10.7 5.8 37.9 276
Central Western Region:
Atch., Top. & S. Fe (incl. 1955 13.098 2,726.449 2.859,050 90,573 126.266 71,218 63.9 51.5 50.3 9,705.283 8.610,641 3,089.520 590 12 40 6.2 55.418 38.837 94,.255 3.6 70,230 3.174 1.139 24.5 1.122 71.7 7.863 22.2 164.2 1.746.032 21.253,311 12.8 5.0 48.4 552
G.C.& S.F. and P.& S.F.)- 1954 13.076 2,304,379 2,406.976 69.105 103.334 55,097 65.2 52.2 50.6 7,969,645 70.046.590 2,625.867 551 112 31 4.5 57,010 35,883 92.893 3.2 68.886 3,070 1.144 25.4 951 57.4 6,694 22.5 126.5 1,864,277 21.327.655 12.3 6,8 47.6 478

Chi., Burl. & Quinoy ........ 1955 8.773 1,063,312 1.059.691 33.303 46.596 19.758 70.2 52.9 50.1 3.321.760 2,977.834 1.340,263 204 61 27 9.2 20,635 22,730 43,365 3.4 57,301 2.806 1,263 28.8 1.027 50.8 5,092 20.5 132.2 974.883 8.462.733 9.1 4.2 43.8 411
1954 8.824 1.051.494 1,047.504 28.085 42,031 19.961 67.8 53.8 49.0 3,089,670 2,760.931 1.233,930 239 70 30 8.8 22,055 22.827 44.882 3.2 54.277 2,632 1,176 29.4 955 48.0 4,661 20.7 113.2 996,976 8,125,093 8.9 7.7 43.9 401
Chi., Rock I. & Pacific .... 1955 7.904 933,675 930,739 1,649 37,024 24.140 60.5 57.5 48.6 2.942.180 2.712.642 1.094,311 172 3 1.7 12.721 21.494 34,215 4.4 56.636 2.914 1,176 29.6 1,088 60.8 4,615 19.5 187.1 768,143 6,464.316 8.8 5.2 41.1 319
1954 7.861 976.699 978,223 3.052 36.747 25,342 59.2 59.4 47.7 2.950,442 2.716,941 1.068,924 175 8 4.4 13.494 21.847 35.341 5.1 51.947 2,789 1,097 29.1 1.033 60.0 4,533 18.7 188.8 812.616 7.070,497 9.2 7.4 40.1 318
Denver & R. G. Western ...... 1955 2,165 304.606 326.733 27.831 15.098 5,920 71.8 56.3 51.4 1,171.864 1.023.206 494,080 66 38 17 14.0 8,167 5.105 13,272 4.2 64.850 3.366 1,625 32.7 1.222 52.0 7.607 19.3 103.5 141,847 1.287.001 9.1 12.5 37.3 598
1954 2.164 272.750 288.959 24.,699 12.598 4,511 73.6 59.0 54.9 976.707 842.835 406.737 55 61 22 15.9 8,810 3.885 12,695 4.0 62.716 3.097 1.494 32.3 1,058 44.5 6.265 20.3 79.0 131,100 1,218,037 9.3 20.0 36.3 441
Southern Pacific ............ 1955 8.068 2.553.097 2,672.810 276.066 115.577 69.794 62.3 56.1 48.6 9.078,951 8.074.633 3.108.026 749 5 66 8.0 29.385 48.633 78,018 1.6 57.876 3,200 1,232 26.9 1.366 81.4 12,841 18.3 131.6 926,810 13,852,097 15.0 13.6 39.8 286
1954 8.067 2.359.975 2,481.0 6 280.090 103,808 68,226 60.3 58.4 49.2 8.408.132 7?.44,117 2,818.348 672 22 127 15.5 32,276 42.184 74.460 2.0 58,338 3,184 1.205 27.1 1.234 75.4 11.646 18.5 122.9 1.097,805 15,736.722 14.4 17.3 40.0 229
Union Pacific ............... 1955 9.813 2.245,386 2,297.570 107,507 107.294 49.493 68.4 56.1 50.4 7,798.302 6.953.207 2,974,686 430 132 116 17.1 29.491 35.294 64,785 2.4 78,634 3.116 1,333 27.7 1.548 81.6 10,105 25.. 119.4 1.218.827 16,550,639 13.8 20.4 49.4 381
1954 9.816 2.177,603 2,229.433 109,029 95.788 54,600 63.7 56.4 48.9 7.305.596 6.510.672 2.673.968 407 349 102 11.9 33.636 30.690 64,326 2.8 77,737 3,018 1.239 27.9 1.399 78.7 9.080 26.0 92.8 1,412,656 18,827.315 13.6 12.3 49.1 348
Western Pacific ............. 1955 1,190 246.646 257.968 17,353 11.575 4.547 71.8 46.8 48.2 837,220 734.882 324,323 40 2,425 4.891 7,316 1.6 72.602 2.994 1,321 28.0 1,60 79.7 9,085 24.4 237.9 92.662 9068.194 12.2 49.8 615
1954 1.190 217,571 219,667 9,364 9.568 3.828 71.4 45.5 48.5 705,953 619.347 285,524 40 6 2,966 3,095 6.061 4.1 72.523 2,864 1.320 29.8 1,643 77.2 7.998 25.5 177.3 84.972 806.430 12.7 48.9 515
Southwestern Region:
International Gt, Northern**. 1955 1,104 147.875 147,875 6.126 3,157 66.0 47.2 48.2 489.589 445.922 207,773 40 1 2.4 960 6,405 7.365 4.2 62,437 3.025 1,410 33.9 996 44.5 6,273 20.7 124.8 73,568 691.056 9.4 38.8 409
1954 1.103 136,529 136,529 33 5.334 2,901 64.8 46.9 49.7 434,490 395.468 181.684 45 3 6.3 769 5.685 6.454 2.9 56.657 2,900 1,332 34.1 952 143.2 5.491 19.6 97.1 85.226 723.731 8.5 39.0 437
Kansas City Southern ........ 1955 886 145.750 145.750 446 8.398 3.901 68.3 53.5 49.0 644,462 583.708 270,569 26 2 7.1 1.067 6,116 7.183 2.7 84,168 4.012 1.860 32.2 1,266 57.6 10,179 21.0 198.2 114,438 761.088 6.7 44.2 545
1954 886 127.310 127,323 34 7,416 3.790 66.2 55.5 47.6 573.631 516.448 228,004 26 1 3.7 952 5.575 6,527 3.4 83.500 4.069 1,797 30.7 1.153 56.7 8.578 20.6 184.3 128.433 785,224 6.1 43.6 504
Mo.- ans.- Texas Lines ..... 1955 3,230 331.362 331,362 3,681 14,383 7,673 65.2 37.8 46.0 1.051.906 943,176 416,266 85 4,516 8,057 12,573 9.1 56,69 2,83 1259 28.9 1,14 60.4 4,296 19.9 134.3 221,963 2,006.904 9.0 5.9 39.9 442
1954 3,229 352.252 352.252 3,446 13.423 8.164 62.2 40.9 46.4 1,009.949 910.095 391,654 85 1 1.2 5.137 8.223 13.360 6.3 51.302 2.589 1.114 29.2 1.039 57.2 4.043 19.9 144.5 222.787 1.982,249 8.9 5.3 39.2 377
Missouri Paoific .......... 1955 6.892 1.001.338 1.001,338 10.709 45,793 22,439 67.1 50.6 50.4 3,415.317 3.105.554 1.394.457 242 48 76 20.8 18,138 20.128 38.266 2.0 68,095 3,118 1,400 30.5 1.214 59.4 6,744 22.0 98.8 485.973 4.419,610 9.1 2.3 43.8 371
1954 6.896 933.44 934.9144 10.677 40,097 20,230 66.5 52.2 51.5 3,005,468 2,727,843 1.207,051 243 71 83 20.9 20,769 19.986 40,755 2.7 60.609 2,930 1.296 30.1 989 49.4 ,835 20.7 87.5 548.637 4.685.732 8.6 8.9 42.7 415
Texas & Paolfic ............. 1955 1.822 330.426 330.,46 4,265 15,022 9.436 61.4 53.2 47.0 1,202.615 1.082.533 397,059 62 2 3.1 2,832 7,139 9.971 2.6 73,994 3,285 1.205 26.4 1,350 83.1 7.264 22.6 189.5 192.838 2.236,905 11.6 9.1 42.7 587
1954 1,827 317.453 317.453 2,896 14,077 8,965 61.1 56.8 48.8 1,116.782 1.007,104 356,695 58 3 4.9 3.365 6.966 10.331 4.8 69.580 3.181 1,126 25.3 1.197 77.3 6,508 21.9 188.5 199,807 2:369,779 11.9 42.2 608
St. Louis-San Francisco ..... 1955 4,573 580.305 580.305 5.585 23.572 11,006 68.2 47.8 48.0 1,709,013 1.528.955 681.828 130 7 5.1 11.691 11.140 22.831 3.8 50.757 2,642 1,178 28.9 97 1 49.2 4,970 19.3 160.5 309,689 2,581.752 8.3 3.3 36.5 347
1954 4,564 590,820 59L.007 5.666 21,985 11,061 66.5 49.9 48.6 1.638.507 1.457,952 647.172 120 11 8.4 15.509 10.900 26,409 2.8 45,323 2,171 1,097 29.4 818 41.8 4,727 18.4 162.8 325,878 2.630.191 8.1 3.3 36.5 377
St. Louis-San.Fran. & Texas 1955 156 20.218 20,218 620 373 62.4 31.1 41.9 50,824 44,294 20,023 3 435 435 5.5 40,049 2.191 990 32.3 1.420 70.4 4.278 18.3 234.4 6,578 31.189 4.7 32.7 219
1954 156 22.024 22.024 674 433 60.9 40.4 47.3 53.267 48.003 20,948 3 445 445 4.7 39.771 2,180 951 31.2 1364 72.1 4,476 18.2 260.9 6,400 30.081 4.7 32.8 213
St. Louis Southwestern Lines. 1955 1.554 310.141 310,1253 1.584 14,791 6.699 68.8 46.0 44.8 1.060,720 967.353 432.421 58 1 11 15.7 1,727 5.022 6.749 1.6 61,970 3,123 1.396 29.2 2,203 109.5 9,275 19.9 159.9 48,720 280.740 5.8 20.0 39.6 406
1954 1.555 292.449 292,481 1,406 13,216 6,263 67.8 49.9 49.0 907.555 831.395 371,645 56 10 8 10.8 2,489 4,864 7.353 4.2 56,716 2,844 1.271 28.1 1.755 92.0 7.967 20.0 144.5 49.245 270,030 5.5 38.3 411
Texas & New Orleans ......... 1955 4.302 755,612 755.612 2,985 29.115 18,731 60.9 51.6 44.4 2,314,135 2,089.097 878,178 143 3 2.1 5.547 17.786 23,333 2.0 57,156 2.782 1,169 30.2 1.241 67.6 6,804 20.7 182.8 212.450 2.518,335 11.9 42.8 474
1954 4,279 664,632 664,632 4,790 25,209 15.236 62.3 54.3 47.7 1.972,666 1,770,247 744,621 163 26 13.8 6.940 15,348 22,288 1.7 53.569 2.683 1.128 29.5 1,105 60.0 5.801 20.1 124.7 244.774 2.920,407 11.9 6.3 41.9 547

Report of trustee or trustees.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1955 O- 360318(2)
(OVER)


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Subject to revision


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FREIGHT SERVICE i- NGER SERVICE
Locomotive-miles Car-miles I Ton-miles (thousands) Number of road locomotives Number of freight cars on line Gross Gross N --omo-
on line ton-miles ton-miles Net Net c1r Net Percent Loenmo-
t NeolCar-eNetNtite- te

Region, road, and year Miles Per- Gross Net Serviceable Per- per pJer ton- miles miles ton-miles miles P Passen- serce- t e
of road Train- Per- ent Un- cent Percent train-hour train-mile, milesrmimilesiles Passenger-t orservncmlme s
operated miles PrincipalLoaded Empty Per- Pesr eant pe1per- eerv- un- H F us- e in recr r per mileof" 4 praTrain-miles trarmin ge rtrai oableo
serv- service- locomo- ioeomo- train- ar pcar- roen rn
an Light (thou- (t cent bo d Including Excluding Revenue- Home Foreign Tot ere-tr car- dpelocmo- car-miles traoco-
helper sands) and) loaded east of locomotives locomotives and non- tored able ice- able tives and tives and mile mile day dadyay ve locoo- tive
total and tenders and tenders revenue able tenders tenders y ives day
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) (35) (36)


New England Region:
Boston & Maine .............. 1955
1954

N. Y., New H. & Hartford .. 1955
1954
Great Lakes Region:
Delaware & Hudson ........... 1955
1954

Del., Lack. & Western ....... 1955
1954

Erie ........................ 1955
1954

Grand Trunk Western ......... 1955
1934

Lehigh Volley ............... 1955
1954

New York Central ............ 1955
1954

New York, Chi. & St. Louis .. 1955
1934

Pitts. & Lake Erie .......... 1955
1954

Wabash ...................... 1955
1954
Central Eastern Region:
Baltimore & Ohio ............ 1955
1954

Beesemer & Lake ,riqf........ 1955
1934

Central RR 0o. of Now Jersey. 95


Chicoago & Eastern I.11...... 1955
1954

Elgin, Joliet & Eastern / .. 1955
1954

Long Island ............... 1955
1934

Pennsylvania System ......... 1955
1954

Reading ..................... 1955
1954

Western Maryland ............ 1955
1954
Pocahontas Region:
Chesapeake & Ohio ........... 1955
1954

Norfolk & Western ........... 1955
1954
Southern Region:
Atlantic Coast Line ......... 1955
1954

Central of Georgia .......... 1955
1954

Cinn. New Orleans & T.P. ... 1955
1954

Gulf, Mobile & Ohio ......... 1955
1954

Illinois CentrI ............. 1955
1954

Louisville & Nashville ...... 1955
1954


1.564
1,664
1.746
1.746

792
793

962
962
2,224
2,225
952
952
1,142
1,150

10,661
10.663

2.154
2,161

221
221
2,381
2.381

6,072
6,077

208
209

613
613

868
868

236
236

345
345

9,892
9.906

1.303
1.304

846
857

5.046
5.050
2.104
2,113

5.278
5.341

1.731
1.731

336
336
2,717
2,718

6.531
6,537

4,715
4,720


245.730
241.046

289.138
258.408

179.328
180.197

280,023
259.888

607.530
546,509
246,652
237,367
216,003
206,829

2,545,471
2,233,288

737.901
667,300

64.546
49,822

577.130
514,323

1.610,479
1,404,116

62,392
52.481

120.680
119,672

120,914
119.456

80,437
72,917
23,826
23,960

3,047,763
2.651,792

312,512
278,590
158.709
133,448

1.486,117
1,167,064

693.998
571,884

803,708
725,020

190.160
175.917

156.465
175,079
266,929
274,714

1,206.974
1,225,332

890,619
818,448


250.467
243.224
289.613
258,416

183,195
182,325

293.,875
269,509
612,754
549.182
255,055
244,107
218,832
209,799

2.582,794
2,27.1,905

766.235
691.208

64,614
49.935
579,361
515.126

1.783,221
1.541,919

67,935
56.706

121.379
120,382

120,914
119.456

80,452
73.419
25.108
25.087

3,276,043
2,830,843

314.,598
279."49

164.,536
138,113

1.511 ,485
1,180,914

740,019
597,344

803.714
725,020

190,186
175,944

156,465
175,079
266,929
274,714

1,209,416
1.227,287

906,157
833,362


8.7m
6,068

18,326
17,394
4,643
6,415
23.375
21.191

24 .,855
20,228
2,014
2,019

6,510
5,356
102,675
83,237

7,493
5,921



6.548
6,783

174,482
126.033

244
199

5.090
5.744
2.786
2,903




3.454
3,434
3.199
252,014
192,184

9,910
9,538

8,702
7,392

44.126
27,916

57,911
38.084

8.567
10.131

1,984
2,062

1,111
1.310

212
311

35.949
39,198
18,369
15.827


# Discontinued passenger-train service March 1955.
a/No passenger-train service.
(OVER)


9,933
8,030

13,023
10.395
9,081
7.744
12.389
10.611

32.591
29.213
8.196
7,713

10,452
9.781

10oo0,14o
84,677

30.763
27.399
2,946
2,062

25.3%8
22.9"6

65.120
54,909

3.470
2.916

4,565
4,382

.5,206
4,688

2.505
2,255
264
248

132,063
110.88

11.578
9.998

6,010
4,755
63.276
45.836

34.731
25.226

23.657
20,767
7,086
6,592
9, 81
8,111

15.053
13,878

149,823
1 45.783
33.13*
28,242


4.596
4,334

5,741
5,487

3.843
4,192

5,846
3.995
15.108
15,296
4.991
5,351
5.380
5.639
60.,639
60.095

15.275
15.443

1,317
1,296

13.615
11.994

34,747
36,656

2.540
1,689

2.391
2,490

2,264
2.500

1,417
1.245

224
230
68,833
66.807

6.390
6,658

3.669
2,921

44,494
33.181
24.231
18,236

15.146
13.969
3,486
3,281

4.233
3,915
5.969
6,370

29.015
29.203
18,987
16,934


68.4 64.0
64.9 61.5

69.4 66.3
65.5 66.1
70.3 60.9
64.9 58.5
67.9 58.6
63.9 63.5
68.3 65.5
65.6 65.9
63.0 58.6
59.0 61.1

66.0 67.9
63.4 66.7

62.3 63.7
58.5 63.5

66.8 58.5
64.0 59.5

69.1 44.7
61.4 40.8

65.1 51.0
65.7 56.4

65.2 60.8
60.0 59.5

57.7 16.7
63.3 27.6

65.6 64.4
63.8 67.2

69.7 53.7
65.2 57.6

63.9 50.4
64.4 48.6
54.1 84.5
51.9 84.3

65.7 59.0
62.4 60.4

64.4 68.5
60.0 69.3

62.1 74.8
61.9 68.3
58.7 51.1
58.0 48.5

58.9 55.1
58.0 49.4

61.0 54.6
59.8 53.2

67.0 54.7
66.8 55.1

70.0 48.8
67.4 50.4

71.6 54.1
68.5 55.4

63.2 55.7
61.1 57.8
63.6 60.0
62.5 57.6


51.4
51.2

51.6
50.9

52.5
50.4

46.9
50.4

49.2
49.2
50.3
49.4
52.3
51.5
49.0
48.1

51.0
49.3

54.3
48.2
49.2
48.7

52.2
51.0

50.2
50.9

52.0
53.4
50.1
50.0

52.9
52.4
50.0
49.0
49.8
49.7
52.9
52.5

51.7
49.8

49.7
49.7
50.6
49.5
51.5
50.8

51.4
51.0

52.4
52.5

52.4
52.5

51.7
50.2

51.2
49.9


676,620
587,610

843,315
730,809
665.394
607,745

858,238
805,204

2,251.267
2.039.701
653.043
614,694

797.833
747,869

7,764.418B
6,722,480

2.356,564
2.151.143

269.143
195,203

1.803.489
1,613.096

5.685.812
4,732.479
455,.687
364,225

364.811
360.556
390,159
336,244
215.039
189.030
22.711
21,768

10,531,889
8,921.,006

998.049
867,319

556,842
438.112
5,910,847
4,192,76i

3,594.803
2.573,524
1.896,382
1.701.86;

546.015
500,07:

651.931
560.142

1,098,23:
1.032.09
3,955.96:
3.679,76:

2,752,97
2,312,.23.


606.437
523.151

755,646
651.473

603,026
542.,992

772,017
709.447
2.031.161
1,849,331
588,860
552.497

731,583
684,613

7,110,560
6,099,233

2,123,568
1.935.550

253.532
181.608

1,.657.592
1,483,005

5,110.918
4,263.290

427.624
342,271

336.899
329.157
362,299
308,414
200.821
175.481
19.110
18,131

9.524.726
8,050,082

909,414
795.267

499,513
392.417

5.444.345
3,849,264
3,214.0245
2.277,801

1,662.563
1.504,934

489,751
450,480
589,213
499.342
1,003.537
941,599

3.626,389
3,337,462
2,503.175
2,093,806


240,958
205.663
292,306
258,968

305,121
266.939

327.226
292.109

778,608
680,608

235.,952
215,539

344.476
308.068

3, 174.486
2.563,340
965,700
831.896
159.750
107,726

628,349
563,784
2.540.975
1,993.059
275.961
225,845

170.943
166,539

179.981
165,380
108.524
93,519
8.138
7,413

4,577.716
3,683.574
479,235
393.333

278,505
213,454

3,064,066
2,081,352

1,773.317
1,210,031
744.570
684,768

232.363
210.283

253.874
21o 0,491

490.094
445,799
1.697,404
1.496,486

1,304,624
1.048,022


2,098
2,625

2,040
2.752

3.265
6,999,

4,449
8.342

7,591
12.284

3.874
4,841

8,869
9.946

54,341
83,262

5.594
10,151

3,050
10,361
8.097
9,709
43,678
60.466

3,470
6.599

2,907
6,208

2.254
3.274
7,117
7,992
4
4

103,061
116,063
11,303
19,849

3,882
7,229

47.475
54,249

29,428
39,048
18,100
20.671

2,786
3.364
462
723
5.066
6,027

24.889
31,053

24,285
38,247


9,923
6,569

20,575
11.070

5,697
4,104
11,00oo4
8,109

18.690
15,852

9,963
8,526

7,654
6,524

93,730
71,314

18,153
13.595

9,177
6,194

10,730
9.842

49,529
36,331
1,344
916

9,732
8,284

2,531
2.800

9.591
6.255
3.566
2.776
95,026
55.923
15.850
12.346
4,862
2.241

36.656
22,826

9,619
6,472

14,431
12.925

6,427
4,444

4,940
5,585

9.573
8,101

26,340
20.295

L3,228
L1,448


12,021
9,194

22,615
13,822

8,962
11.103

15,453
16,451

26.281
28,136

13,837
13,367
16,523
16,470
148,071
154,576

23.747
23,746

12,227
16.555
18.827
19,551
93,207
96.797
4,814
7,515
12,639
14,492

4,.785
6,074

16,708
14,247

3,570
2,780

198,087
201,956
27,153
32,195
8,744
9.470
84,131
77,075

39,047
45.520

32.531
33.596
9,213
7,808

5,402
6,308

14.,639
14.,128

51,229
51,348

37,513
49.695


37,000
35.338
38.601
40,344
61,016
58,.56

48,269
48.820

65,235
64,612

48,974
48,657

68,603
66,409

48.026
48.150

50,481
53.840
61,210
55,606
62.,555
67.077

48,336
48,107
107.551
103.094

41.251
39.092

48,501
44,370
20,116
21,834
5,848
5,976

53.469
54,743
45,31o
40.523

47,164
42,986

69,261
62,212

80,875
70,957

41,068
38.,376
46,212
45,729
83.731
73.357

72,317
68,346

51.001
47,098

48,095
45.015


2,472
2.178

2,613
2,521

3,381
3,030
2,817
2.788

3.374
3.417
2,402
2.341

3.463
3.350
2,837
2.782

2.943
2.948

3,944
3,653
2,888
2,898

3,228
3,075

6.986
6,682

2.909
2,865

3,013
2.594

2,622
2,498

818
77$
3.231
3.119
2,912
2,856

3,205
3,004

3.691
3,314

4.773
4,074
2,079
2,622









2.081

2,586
2,573

3.779
2,855

3.763
3.435

3.047
2.763

2,819
2.8566
3203.


982
856

1,011
1,002

1.711
1.489

1.194
1.148

1.293
1.258

962
913

1,631
1,506

1.267
1,169

1,338
1,267
2,485
2.167

1,095
1,102

1.605
1.438

4.509
4.409
1,476
1,450

1.497
1,391
1.417
1.331

348
316

1.553
1,427
1.534
1,412

1,787
1,634

2,077
1.792

2,634
2,164
931
947
1,227
1.201

1.628
1.203

1.838
1,626

1,426
1,239

1,469
1.284


24.3
25.6

22.4
24.9

33.6
34.5
26.4
27.5

23.9
23.3

27.8
27.9
33.0
31.5
31.7
30.3
31.4
30.4

54.2
52.2

24.8
24.5
39.0
36.3

79.5
?19-51
77.5

37.4
38.0

34.6
35.3

43.3
41.5

30.8
29.9
34.7
33.2
41.4
39.3
46.3
44.9
48.4
45.4
51.1
48.0
31.5
33.0
32.8
31.9
25.71
26.01
32.61
32.1

34.1
32.7

39.4 1
37.1


4,970
3.987

5,40
4,785

12,428
10,859

10,973
9.795
11,293
9.867
7.995
7.303
9,730
8.641

9,605
7.755
14,462
12,418
23,318
15,724
8.513
7.638

13.499
10.580

42,798
34.858
8.996
8.764
6,689
6,146
14.834
12,783
761
693

14,928
11,995
11,8064
9.730
10,619
8,035
19,.588
13,295
27,188
18,464

4.551
4,136
4.330
3.919
24.,373
20,208
5,819
5.291
8,384
7.385
8,926
7,163


130.0
117.3

129.6
114.4

160.8
146.3

180.0
166.3

139.4
123.6

119.3
113. ?

221.5
219.5

136.0
98.5
132.4
107.2

108.4
81.1

194.6
172.7

120.1
92.1

148.2
137.5

81.0
79.3
147.5
151.7

83.1
75.3
100.0
69.0

94.1
74.2
64.4
57.5
166.5
65.9

91.5
75.0

104.4
79.7
118.4
105.4

87.3
86.9

72.3
80.1

104.5
106.8

67.9
66.1

142.2
96.0


i _................... _2_ __ _0_ 1_ __ -.....L__ 2 _, _L.....t 1~ __ _t_ _(_ _


521.606
557,270

874,317
922,968

71,599
76,456

320,924
323.039
362,841
354,088
96,032
94.888
116.279
117.372
2.564.664
2,659.064

102.426
99,062

30.811
32,410

230.473
225,490

841,738
858,674


3,402

179,559
184,679

121,531
126,808



590,879
563.545
2.491.354
2,553,972
268,947
291,953
15.524
15.498
322,755
329,292
237.656
260,092
485,591
547,812
115,596
121,353
58,707
57,305
153.424
1.55.035
698,822
696,882

494,601
575.280


2,901.876
3,051,267
6,652,064
6,719,173

521.179
543,908
2,307,197
2,295.083

3,382,344
3,073,861

908.593
826,345

946,073
1,003,828

28,459,943
28,827,136

792,220
729,824

194,368
190,513

1,943,461
1,929,851

7.418,668
7.469,979

6,804

1,106,039
1,174,916

1,083,226
1.056,330



4.712,455
4,712,689

29,589,531
29,681,524
1.393,005
1.477.482

38.,935
39,174

3.058.934
3,017.447
2,067.179
2,113.406

5,522.598
6,011.498

958.250
947,325
787,968
735.040
1.438.099
1,385.,722

6,788,217
6.873,632
4,984,066
5,347,297


U. S.I



U.S. C "L


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA



3 1262 08855 0925 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS A ND STATISTICS





Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of JULY 1955 Compared with JULY 1954


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<" Statement No. M-200

: JULY 1955

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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
Page 2 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS




Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of JULY 1955 Compared with JULY 1954 -Continued

FREIGHT SERVICE PASSENGER SERVICE

Locomotive-miles Car-miles Ton-miles (thousands) Number of road locomotives Number of freight cars on line Gross Gross Net Locomo- Percent Locomo-
on line ton-miles ton-miles Net Net Car- Ne tr-
,and yM iles Per- G ross N et Serviceable Per- per per ton- onles ton e- Ne to i e Tii n l e s Passen ger-t rvi e o nules
Region, road, and year o Per- cent GrNetUn- cet percent train-hour, train-mile, miles miles Train mile ar- as e e
excluding excluding per Lomd per per per mile of nio08 p o per Train-milesttraint o
operatednd Light (thou- (thou- cent loaded ound Including Excludng Revenue No e- Home Foreign Total service- locomo- locomo- train- ar car road p tra o
helper sands) sands) loaded ast of locomotives locomotives and non- stored able ice- able veand ives and mile mile day day ties day
total and tenders and tenders revenue able tenders tenders
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) (35) (36)
Nashville, Chatt. & St. Louis 1955 1.043 164.091 167,320 3.629 5.285 2.306 69.6 43.6 50.2 385.672 345.428 161.823 48 5 9.4 3.774 3.715 7.489 5.0 40,246 2.108 988 30.6 707 33.1 5.005 19.1 111.9 90.017 947,820 10.5 36.9 185
1954 1,032 161.584 164.891 3.358 4.925 2.527 66.1 45.4 53.4 379.547 340,897 159.463 51 2 3.8 3.826 3,021 6.847 5.0 40.675 2,112 988 32.4 743 34.7 4.984 19.3 110.5 106.322 977,911 9.2 37.0 218
Seaboard Air Line........... 1955 4,053 555957 555.957 780 21.856 12.204 64.2 56.4 51.1 1,729.775 1.550,913 694,534 134 12 8.2 11.733 13,006 24.739 2.8 52.648 2,823 1.264 31.8 896 43.9 5.528 18.9 142.5 460.070 4.718.131 10.3 9.4 43.6 448
1954 4.053 536.093 536.093 869 19,909 12,055 62.3 55.8 50.6 1.589.944 1,431.798 647.938 141 11 7.2 13.778 10.769 24.547 2.0 49.398 2.707 1.225 32.5 814 41.6 5.157 18.5 133.4 461.621 4.491.623 9.9 5.7 43.6 417
Southern..................... 1955 6,264 917.281 917.351 12.957 41,124 19,188 68.2 56.5 50.6 2.980.946 2.645.516 1,206,659 269 2 .7 16,412 25.464 41.876 4.0 50.523 2,898 1.322 29.3 947 47.3 6.214 17.5 120.4 647.196 6.511.591 10.1 1.6 32.7 341
1954 6,262 899,299 899.374 12.069 35.855 19.367 64.9 57.8 49.8 2.685.277 2.381.261 1.054.050 270 2 .7 19.460 23.788 43,248 3.9 47,523 2.655 1.175 29.4 788 41.3 5.430 17.9 116.6 708.642 6.793.808 9.6 1.5 34.3 331
Northwestern Region:
Chi. & North Western ........e1955 7.848 737.946 40,238 9.649 32.804 15,923 67.3 60.0 51.6 2,470.551 2 271.949 1.049.728 140 10 41 21.5 17.223 29,.996 47.219 4.8 55,444 3,1 1.450 32.0 713 33.1 4,315 18.0 137.1 810.369 7.664.995 9.5 17.1 40.0 176
1954 7.850 737,641 740.215 13.678 30.343 17.728 63.1 60.2 51.3 2,369,928 2,182.968 925,462 179 34 47 18.1 20.589 26.383 46.972 6.2 50,631 3.094 1.291 30.5 615 31.9 3.803 17.1 97.1 908.027 8,218.784 9.2 21.2 39.2 173

Chicago Great Western ....... 1955 1437 13.045 13.05 198 8014 3.423 70.1 59.4 51.2 594.690 532.546 246.843 31 2 6.1 1.364 5.014 6.378 2.9 75.144 3.981 -1.845 30.8 1.268 58.7 5.541 18.9 136.3 74.700 371.027 5.0 14.3 32.2 346
195Chicag 1.437 1rea We58 1...58 17 ?.363 3765 66.2 60.2 50.3 565.898 507.663 228.692 31 2 6.1 1.769 4.197 5966 3.2 72.617 3.774 1.700 31.1 1,222 59.5 5.134 19.3 136.9 73.323 381.225 5.2 32.0 340
Chi. Mllw. St.P.& Panific ... 1955 10.633 1.003,919 1.019.547 23.064 42,199 24.588 63.2 58.3 49.3 3.257.755 2.947.128 1.303.497 259 49 23 6.9 29.050 32.324 61.374 6.4 56.076 2,955 1.307 30.9 681 34.9 3.955 19.1 109.8 686,132 6.531.932 9.6 8.2 42.9 299
1954 10.633 951.023 965.219 21.646 38.471 24,324 61.3 56.6 49.0 3.045.838 2.750.639 1.195.466 301 79 31 7.5 38.149 29.293 67.442 7.7 52.458 2.906 1.263 31.1 577 30.3 3.627 18.1 82.6 797.817 7,459.962 9.5 8.5 41.6 255
h.tP.nneapol & Oaha 1955 1.606 161029 162.109 4120 5.686 2.502 69.4 63.0 53.1 432.590 391697 177.040 58 16 21.6 1.163 8.298 9.461 3.1 34.338 2,460 1,112 31.1 595 27.5 3.556 14.1 80.7 10.456 915.382 8.4 7.7 36.5 271
19Ch.,t.P.5 1.606 164.482 16566 4.15 5230 2.875 64.5 61.2 50.2 411,382 372.729 163.295 60 2 20 24.4 1,079 7,471 8,550 4.1 31.491 2.297 1.006 31.2 613 30.4 3.280 13.9 74.3 114.765 986,905 8.6 13.3 35.6 251
Duluth., issabe & Iron Range. 1955 569 177.468 178.339 1.533 8.306 7.893 51.3 4.2 49.8 970.301 899.796 549.671 60 2 5 7.5 13.354 794 14,148 1.9 87.991 5.432 3.318 66.2 1.235 36.4 31.162 17.4 101.1 7.688 8.680 3.0 29.0
1954 566 154.051 154,570 923 7.453 7.282 50.6 5.4 51.2 86.905 759.450 471.019 58 8 5 7.0 14,204 688 14.892 2.3 84,836 5,182 3.214 63.2 1.018 31.8 26.845 17.2 80.2 7.688 8,432 2.5 33.3 29.1
Great Northern..............1955 8,270 1.163.038 1.170.15 37.786 48,182 25.227 65.6 63.7 48.9 3.979.478 3.622.533 1.808.933 244 93 47 12.2 20,766 21.731 42.497 3.0 56.149 3.161 1,579 37.5 1.386 56.2 7.056 18.0 106.1 613,277 6.843.149 12.0 40.5 407
1954 8,294 1.106.191 1.111.419 30.347 44.372 28.742 6.7 65.3 47.9 3.876,220 3.544.186 1.737.364 260 162 43 9.2 25.362 25.749 51.111 2.7 54,284 3.246 1,591 39.2 1.156 48.6 6.757 16.9 85.8 646.424 6.972.638 11.6 2.3 39.9 439
Minnea clSt.P.& S.St.larie 1955 4.171 384.642 387,019 2.686 14.263 6.544 68.5 64.5 54.5 1.144,.656 969.584 468.482 79 11 6 6.3 6.543 8,204 14.747 7.4 51.972 2,555 1.234 32.8 1.003 44.6 3.623 20.6 142.0 203.249 1.403.994 6.9 3.3 3.5 223
1954 4,169 409868 413,98 5.046 13.987 6.715 67.6 62.8 55.0 1.108.992 935.386 450.173 102 1 16 13.4 7.603 8.096 15.699 5.8 45.675 2.304 1.109 32.2 963 44.3 3,483 20.0 122.5 217.820 1.524.980 7.0 20.0 31.7 182
Northern Pacific ............1955 6,50 876.263 894,0 23,01 5, 6 18639 65.5 57.3 47.6 2816328 2509,343 1.121194 287 35 55 14.6 17.716 18,515 36.231 5.8 55,405 2,880 1,287 31.7 989 47.7 5.505 19.3 84.3 503.742 4.756.133 10.7 9.1 39.8 325
1954 6.570 837238 863.645 30.338 32.593 18.283 64.1 60.6 49.8 2.684.273 2.365.648 1.047.958 310 27 45 11.8 21.747 18,416 40.163 5.5 53.723 2.837 1,257 32.2 867 42.1 5.145 19.0 80.8 547.969 5.058.174 10.3 5.8 38.3 305
Central Western Region:
Atch. Top. & S. Re (incl. 1955 13.098 2.757,441 2.889.333 79,712 118.839 72.693 62.0 49.1 50.7 9.506.503 8.400.724 2,991,715 570 8 59 9.3 54,059 37.923 91,982 3.4 69.305 3,063 1,091 25.2 1.036 66.4 7.368 22.7 159.2 1.876.561 22,874.717 12.8 4.0 48.4 582
G.C.& S.F. and P.& S.F.)- 1954 13.076 2.430.586 2.505:928 62.846 102.583 66.470 60.7 51.8 48.7 8.195.319 7.250.537 2.531,172 536 115 22 3.3 58.050 32.925 90.975 3.6 67.974 2.993 1.045 24.7 888 59.3 6.244 22.8 129.2 1.979.669 22.463.114 12.2 4.3 48.0 510
Chi., Burl. & Quinoy ........1955 8773 1127230 1125330 29.775 48420 22,508 68.3 56.1 51.0 3.603.510 3,250.273 1.464.764 207 51 26 9.2 20,903 23.489 44,392 3.0 57.457 2.891 1.303 30.3 1.077 52.1 5.386 19.9 137.9 1.033.137 9.150,840 9.3 5.2 44.0 418
Ch1954 8.824 1,167,784 1.166,723 29.497 46,430 27,685 62.6 55.6 47.0 3.599.775 3.238.970 1.417.906 258 63 31 8.8 21.433 25.887 47.320 2.9 55.255 2.784 1,219 30.5 992 51.9 5.183 19.9 119.0 1.046,947 9.091.829 9.1 5.0 44.2 403
Chi. Rok I. & Pacific ....1955 7.904 956.572 958.236 3.43 37,988 21.767 63.6 56.0 52.4 3.005.619 2.754.391 1.178.871 172 3 1.7 11,607 22.694 34.301 4.6 55.899 2.890 1.237 31.0 1.110 56.3 4.811 19.4 186.1 802.096 7.613.952 9.8 5.2 40.9 328
Ch195 7.860 977.904 976.920 2.740 35.281 25.430 58.1 58.0 49.6 2.906.226 2,668,836 1.073.531 171 1 11 6.0 13.353 17.706 31.059 6.0 52.029 2.736 1.101 30.4 1.043 59.0 4.406 19.1 183.0 828.105 7,136.348 9.0 3.7 40.4 315
Denver & R. Western ...... 1955 2.165 298.95 320.85 29812 14.677 6.136 ?0.5 57.9 51.4 1.147.933 998,724 468.366 60 30 24 21.1 7.880 8.424 16.304 3.5 64.886 3.353 1.572 31.9 1,022 45.4 6.979 19.4 101.1 142,071 1.357,044 9.6 10.0 36.1 522
19Denver 2.164 289.96 307561 24.350 12.809 6oo9 68.1 60.1 52.7 1,025,132 885.559 390.347 61 50 26 19.0 9.003 6,721 15.724 4.4 62.036 3.068 1.353 30.5 886 42.7 5,819 20.3 81.5 134.569 1,292.237 9.6 20.0 35.6 439
Southern Pacifi............1955 8.068 2518.26 2.638.213 270344 10.748 69.343 61.5 56.3 48.6 8.749471 7.751.454 2.923.684 725 4 82 10.1 29989 50138 80.127 1.3 57.425 3.121 1.177 26.4 1.193 73.5 11.690 18.7 124.8 958.901 14,903.237 15.6 8.6 39.8 327
19Southern 8.067 2.36106 248.655 296.533 101.012 66.842 60.2 59.9 48.9 8.214.515 7.258.525 2.740,726 662 20 159 18.9 33.034 39.753 72.787 2.2 58.091 3.108 1.174 27.1 1,201 73.5 10.960 18.9 117.1 1.103.288 15.547.995 14.2 19.2 40.2 249
Union Pcific...............1955 9.813 2,451,872 2.510036 122451 110510 60.161 64.8 58.4 50.9 8.355.349 7.435.791 3.04,984 452 104 116 17.3 29,471 36.709 66,180 2.3 77.705 3.054 1,246 27.5 1.495 84.1 9.977 25.6 129.2 1.313.552 17.681780 13.6 25.2 49.5 386
195Union Pcific .. 9.....6 2.581.532 2,643.540 131,446 106.100 68.269 60.8 60.9 48.8 8.340.362 7.380,487 2.839.307 509 240 83 10.0 34.217 39.193 73,410 2.5 74.350 2.884 1.110 26.8 1.330 81.7 9.331 26.0 108.9 1.484.117 20.166.979 13.9 8.3 49.0 356
Western Pacific.............1955 1.10 2 280 25.106 16.306 10.956 4.9 6.9 5.5 48.2 801.226 699.929 297.081 41 2133 3.415 5.548 2.2 72.644 2.905 1.233 27.1 1.490 79.8 8,053 25.1 220.3 83.573 740,256 12.1 49.9 480
1954 1.190 228699 231,208 8320 9.90 4.33 69.7 49.7 50.0 24.322 631397 277,201 39 6 2.916 2.849 5.765 4.2 71.248 2.772 1.217 27.8 1.512 78.0 7.514 25.8 175.0 84,865 761785 12.3 48.8 484
Southwestern Region:
International G Northern 1955 1104 14269 12,693 6.039 2856 67.9 45.6 48.6 475968 432,440 208,266 40 1 2.4 889 6.550 7439 4.0 62,74 3,042 1,465 34.5 908 38.8 6,086 20.7 118.4 75,974 719.113 9.5 39.2 409
195I 1,103 125.976 125,976 4.953 2.846 63.5 45.3 48.2 411,798 373.769 175.786 44 2 1.3 812 5.380 6,192 2.6 55920 2,978 1.401 35.5 897 39.8 5.141 18.8 91.1 88,108 718678 82 39.1 474

Kansas City Southern ........1955 886 18.612 158,86 240 9,147 4,340 67.8 53.7 50.0 724,508 659.344 304,538 26 2 7.1 1.141 6.576 7.717 2.4 87,737 4,178 1,930 33.3 1.319 58.4 11,088 21.1 200.3 117811 780,873 6.6 44.8 543
1954 886 131.989 132.017 150 7.508 3.831 66.2 54.6 49.4 587.996 529.838 236.935 23 3 11.5 1.113 6.384 7.497 3.4 80.608 4,025 1,800 31.6 1,090 52.2 8,626 20.1 177.8 132.973 822,955 6.2 43.6 504
Mo.- ns- Texas Lines ..... 1955 3230 358117 358.117 3.601 1578 7.83 .7 9.7 47 .8 1.16 494 1042 24 474 392 88 4.121 8.169 12290 10.0 58,554 2,919 1.328 30.1 1,231 61.4 4,738 20.1 144.8 229.748 2048471 8.9 40.0 443
1954 3.229 355217 355.217 3.556 13520 7,42 64.6 39.8 48.5 997.013 8951. 433 383513 88 5.017 5.972 10.989 8.7 53.369 2.532 1.084 28.4 1.016 55.5 3.831 21.2 143.7 228.543 2.040.790 8.9 39.1 394
Mi souri Pacifife* .......... 1955 6.892 1.027.700 1.027,700 11.361 45.828 23,297 66.3 48.5 49.4 3.509.011 3.188,374 1.445.161 229 66 38 11.4 16.926 19,667 36.593 2.7 67,240 3.122 1,415 31.5 1.245 59.6 6.764 21.7 103.0 505.458 4.649.035 9.3 3.7 43.7 333
1954 6.896 1.009.031 1.010.373 11.220 40,653 22,136 64.7 50.9 49.8 3,146,811 2,852.801 1,271. 324 226 69 84 22.2 20,191 20.598 40.789 2.4 60.189 2,835 1.264 31.3 1,006 49.7 5.947 21.3 91.5 545.457 4,661.059 8.6 10.9 42.9 354

Texas & P fo............. 195 1822 24.131 324.131 3.537 114,84 8.790 62.8 52.8 49.3 1.189.853 1.068.536 397.537 62 1 1.6 2,798 6.474 9.272 2.6 75.260 3,304 1.229 26.8 1.333 79.2 7,038 22.8 176.3 211.765 2.587.874 12.2 9.1 42.7 624
1954 18exa 315,759 315.759 2,915 13.597 8,665 61.1 51.4 48.5 1,8.631 973.270 361,818 58 2 3.3 3.381 5,604 8,985 5.6 70.481 3,092 1,149 26.6 1.208 74.4 61406 22.9 179.8 197.182 2.250332 114 42. 581

St. Louis-San Francisco ..... 1955 4.573 582.782 582.782 5,637 23.573 10.858 68.5 44.0 46.3 1.745.103 1,556.620 713.110 126 7 5.3 11,077 11,645 22.722 3.7 51.259 2,677 1.227 30.3 1.010 48.8 5,030 19.2 155.0 319,641 2.753,870 8.6 6.7 36.5 346
1954 4,564 586.067 586.067 5.576 21.449 11.758 64.6 46.7 49.2 1,636,623 1.456.627 639.942 124 8 6.1 14.391 9.131 23.522 2.8 46.628 2,489 1.094 29.8 827 42.9 4.523 18.8 158.8 337.254 2,741,408 8.1 3.3 36.4 365
St. Lou-SnFran. & Texa 1955 56 0.572 2.52 579 292 6.5 4.4 45.0 4796 40225 18899 2 431 431 10.7 37.419 1.961 921 32.6 1.408 64.9 3,908 19.1 231.9 6498 30.511 4.7 32.3 210
1954 156 21.233 21.233 653 368 64.0 32.8.944 467 864 21,872 3 446 446 11.2 42.681 2.207 1.030 33.5 1.586 74.0 4.523 19.3 240.9 6.572 31.054 4.7 32.7 212

St. Louis Southwetern Lines 1955 1,554 300,147 300147 1447 15285 5,746 72.7 43.8 50.0 1,025.594 932861 417.002 56 1 11 16.2 1.895 4,726 6,621 1.6 60.670 3.113 1,391 27.3 2,012 101.5 8,656 19.5 152.5 50,789 305,037 6.0 39.3 410
1954 1.555 284.373 284.377 1.380 12,692 4.675 73.1 46.6 51.0 842.781 768.438 343.503 54 7 9 12.9 2.608 3.959 6.567 5.8 53.501 2.7p3 L.208 27.1 1.592 80.5 7.126 19.8 137.9 51.072 294094 5.8 39.3 412

Texas & Ne Orleans .........195 4302 63 71563 1528 28,037 16443 63.0 50.0 47.3 2.168070 1,949.178 833129 139 3 2.1 5.225 16,730 21.955 2.0 57.218 2,743 1,72 29.7 1.187 63.4 6.247 21.0 172.7 218.265 271.87 12.4 43.1 471
1954 4.275 69.625 689,625 5.755 25.353 15.733 61.7 53.1 48.8 2.008.839 1.802.752 771.600 158 31 16.4 6.?46 14,715 21.461 1.8 52.786 2.633 1.27 30.4 1.138 60.6 5.822 20.2 127.2 252,985 3005.623 .9 7.7 2.0 57

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Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of AUGUST 1955 Compared with AUGUST 1954


UNIV. OF R US.


Statement No. M-200

AUGUST 1955


FREIGHT SERVICE


PASSENGER SERVICE


Region, road, and year






New England Region:
Boston & Maine .............. 195
1954

N. Y., New H. & Hartford. .. 1955
1954
Great Lakes Region:
Delaware & Hudson ............. 1955
1954

Del., Lack. & Western ........ 1935
1954

Erie........................ .1955
1954

Grand Trunk Western ......... 1955
1954

Lehigh Valley ............... 1955
1954

New York Central ............ 1955
1954

New York, Coli. & St. Louis .. 1955
1954

Pitts. & Lake Erie ......... 1955
1954

Wabash ....................... 1955
1954
Central Eastern Region:
Baltimore & Ohio ............1955
1954

Bessemer & Lake Erie. ......... 1955
1954

Central RR Go. of New Jersey. 1955
1954

Chicago & Eastern Ill. ...... 1955
1954

Elgin, Joliet & Eastern a/ .. 1955
1954

Long Island.................. 1955
1954

Pennsylvania System ......... 1955
1954

Reading ...................... 1955
1954

Western Maryland ............ 1955
1954
0ocahontas eglon:
Chesapeake & Ohio ........... 1953
1954

Norfolk & Western ........... 1955
1954
southern Region:
Atlantic Coast Line ......... 1955
1954

Central of Georgia. .........1955
1954

Cinn. New Orleans & T.P. 1955
1954

Gulf, Mobile & Ohio ......... 1955
1954

Illinois Central ............. 195
1934

Louleielle & Nashville ...... 1955
1954


Net \et Locomo- Percent Locomo-
Locomotive-ruldes Car-miles Ton-miles (lhosando) .Numbei of road locomotives Number of freight cars on line GIroes Gross o N N I
ont lin ________ ____ _____ ___ ton-niiles ton-Cresr ^Nett Car Net tir"- Pase u T tir-

Miles Train-Per Gross Net Serviceable trainer trai mile ton- mile t n r ton miles oa les Pas ger- rn vile- l iies
rad miles sl0ePer gr-traiaer.p
of road Train- Per center r per per per mile of per Train-miles train able oiilor
operated miles Priocipl Loaded Empty Per- centit east- 5rv- on 1on- excluding excluding p ir pe rdcar- rpe dterai ccar-miles ears per per
oiand Light (tou 15- rent loaded bound Including Excluding Revenue Not HStored ice- tvv-dForeign Total vre- I rom a o omi caeI e ta o y-
helper sandsan dands) loaded east of locomotives locomotives and non- stored Stord able ice- able tives and tives and mile a day adday d y tCs hor t
total and tenders and tenders revenue able tenders tenders n da tiis day
(2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (71 (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (13) (11) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) (35) (36)


1.564
1,664

1,746
1,766

792
793
962
962

2,224
2,225

952
952

1,138
1,150

10,661
10.663

2,154
2,161

221
221

2.'381
2.381

6,072
6.077

208
209

613
613

868
868

236
236

345
345

9,892
9.906

1.303
1,304

846
857

5.046
5,050

2.104
2.113

5.27?8
5,340

1,731
1,731

336
336

2,717
2,718

6,531
6,537

4,715
4,720


249,6454
247,659

274,810
256 578

177.717
183,503

276,048
271 .045

606,866
551,102

263,313
234,293

214,598
206,155

2,631,933
2,264,882

748,184
671.595

68,083
48.431

549,996
506,701

1,660,107
1,439.126

57.110
41.40

112.715
121,044

121,937
118,556

84,658
71,705

24,034
23.823

3,163,840
2,656,638

336.4468
307.035

172,957
147.051

1,571,447
1.233,772

736.601
599.836

779.652
710 ,.760

191,026
177.442

157,292
140,976

269,533
267,836

1,252,.968
1,215,918

924,830
836,855


25450? 9,509 9,557
250,634 6,885 8,584


275,594
256,580

181,925
187.031

287,959
280,342

611,065
554.059

270,799
242,800

216,541
209,703

2,666,976
2,300.738

771,708
699,706

68,083
48,431

551.4)6
509,047

1.834,379
1,577,260

62,107
44.165

113,326
121,806

121,937
118.556

84,905
72.194

25.252
25,048

3,421,209
2,841,020

340,730
308,374

179,964
152,013

1,606,468
11,251,779

785.984
631.973
779,652
710.,760

191,053
177,468

157,292
140,976

269,533
267,836

1,255.049
1,220.192

938.836
840,855


23,454
18.685

5,384
7.739

22,006
24,112

19,183
19,712

2,245
2,097

6,988
6,253

106,590
80,717

7,200
6,093

158


6,310
6,795

172.159
130,142

210
215

5,066
6,326

2,490
2.598




3,423
3,385
275,003
199,879

14,006
8,828

10,436
7.800

50,004
32,203

64.977
43,845

8,920
7,982

1,718
1.902

1,128
991

91
428

38,672
38,725

19.183
15,726


11,309
10,860

9,223
8,601

13,008
11,412

33,196
30,713

8,863
7.543

10.414
10,245

102,915
89,109

31,585
27,574

3,137
2,316

24,395
22,360

65.676
58,153

3,139
2,421

4,263
4,563

4,864


2,675
2,283

262
254

137,886
114.,037

12,715
11,271

7,146
5.535
68,879
51.216

36.436
27,611

23,613
21,286

7,581
6,987

9,814
8,775

15,301
14,189

51,991
47.578

33,.764
30,233


4,542 67.8 62.3
4.173 67.3 61.9


5.288
4,877

3,676
4,255

4,954
5.839

15,421
14,396

5,773
5,272

4,702
5.369

48 .177
59,998

15,294
15,899

1,072
1.313



34,247
37,072

2,162
907

2,061
2,445

2,.65
2,316

1,418
1,285

194
215

68,050
62,866

6,324
7,131

3.906
3,256

50,852
38,094

26,807
20.459

14.513
14,565

3,601
3,227

3,562
3,784
5,716
6.031

31.401
28.191

20,761
18,899


68.1
69.0

71.5
66.9

72.4
66.2

68.3
68.1

60.6
58.9

68.9
65.6

68.1
59.8

67.4
63.4

74.5
63.8

66.1
65.5

65.7
61.1

59.2
72.7

67.4
65.1

67.3
66.2

65.4
64.0

55.5
54.2

67.0
64.5

66.8
61.2

64.7
63.0

57.5
57.3

57.6
57.4

61.9
59.4

67.8
68.4

73.4
69.9

72.8
70.2

62.3
62.8

61.9
61.5


65.7
65.6

58.7
61.3

60.5
63.2

64.6
65.6

60.7
60.6

67.0
66.8

63.6
64.0

58.3
57.1

40.3
39.4

53.5
52.5

61.2
59.8

20.2
41-.3

65.7
67.1

52.8
58.0

50.0
49.6

83.9
83.9

58.7
60.2

68.5
70.0

69.8
75.4

50.8
48.0

53.5
48.9

53.3
51.9

53.6
55.0

47.5
48.7

34.8
55.2

56.4
57.7

61.3
59.7


50.1
53.1

50.5
52.3

51.4
52.9

51.0
52.2

48.7
50.4

50.8
50.0

53.7
53.9

50.5
48.9

50.3
49.4

49.8
49.9

49.9
50.5

53.3

50.4
50.5

53.1
54.1

49.9
49.0

51.9
52.8

51.8
50.5

50.5
51.0

53.3
52.4

49.3
53.1

49.6
49.6

50.4
49.9

50.4
50.0

50.0
51.5

52.1
50.9

52.2
51.1

50.3
50-5

49.5
49.8


673,928
614,560

766,717
738,462

686,246
662,276

918,941
843,553

2,280,649
2,087,337

707,200
611,285

777,889
765.258

7,770,142
7,040,957

2,420,820
2.173,817

279,059
215,086

1,722,781
1.552,037

5,781,787
4.975.515

405,642
269,173

344.383
370,771

364,437
324.038
229,601
191.256

20,717
21,418

10,877.578
9,084.,904

1,098.925
988,639

665,108
509,224

6,497,547
4,729,429

3,.813.985
2.852,.660

1,914,089
1.751.417

579,143
523.335

638,021
596,836

1,098,762
1,030,190

4,168.105
3.788,955

2,845,320
2,502,812


604,102
548,212

684,755
659,928

621.200
594,688

837.158
749,932

2,064.319
1.893,273

638,247
548,578

712,171
701,767

7,104,472
6,408,982

2,188,889
1,954.906

262,577
202,211

1,582,442
1,425,098

5,200,172
4,463,469

380,589
252,845

314,770
339,216

336,837
296,187

214,773
178.351

17,166
17,773

9,842,424
8,203,107

1,002,846
905,021

602,495
457.894

6,028,378
4,360,831

3,408.3775
2,532.949

1,686,974
1.553,776
521,006
472.336

574,090
533,067

1,003,571
939.107

3,827,173
3,449,296

2,587.065
2,277.579


250.142
224,134

275,177
272,663

328.557
297,860

383,170
317,196

819,499
730,150

259.318
222,276

342,625
320,176

3,416,799
2.787.055

1.017.636
843,819

168 .428
122.501

611,954
535.218

2,575,028
2,123,.511

246,793
168,718

166,064
166,814

160,731
158,116

117,862
94.,846

7,390
7,536
4,802,689
3,867,187

540,898
464,127

346.155
254.339

3,.402,445
2,393,891

1,866.437
1,355,107

786,336
709,913

250.341
223,.681

256,073
232,401

492,870
4"5.642

1.788,398
1,590,662

1,338,562
1.,146,442


2,031
2,762

1,905
2,888

2,248
7,249

4,347
8,449

7,523
12,587

3,744
5,202

7,611
10,192

52.359
81,606

6,470
11.,213

2,726
10.432

8,796
9.957
40,317
59,576

3,253
6,512

2,662
5,893

2,746
3,209

7.048
7.934
4
4

99,977
115,914

11,581
19.277

3,718
7,430

46,356
58,389

29,466
39,387
18.142
21,106

2,7?74
3,307

396
660

4.756
5.691

22,772
29,859

25,262
38,218


9,998
7,258

21.280
12,655

5,545
3.900
12.991
8.294

19,611
14,549

10,615
7,.575

9.447
7,442

102,782
71.817

18,545
12,4664

10,003
5,594

10,566
9,092

47,242
35,452

1.381
960

10,235
8,842

3.043
2,.52

8.999
6,224

3,609
3,278

96,897
86,194

18,409
12,764

6.056
3.259

36,766
22,600

9,581
6,413
14,659
14,077

6,896
5,314

4,824
5,553

9,571
8.378

28,284
21.518

14,466
11.019


12,029
10,020

23,192
15,543

7,793
11,149

17,338
16,743

27.134
27.136

14,359
12,777

17,058
17,.634

15,.141
153,423

253.01
23,677

12,729
16.026

19,362
19,069

87,559
95,028

4,634
7,472

12,897
14,735

5,789
5,961

16,047
14,158

3,613
3,282

196.874
202,108

29,990
32,041

9,774
10,.669

83,122
80, .989

39.047
45,800

32,801
35,183

9,670
8,621

5,220
6.213

14,327
14,069

51,056
51,377

39,728
49,237


4.2
5.3
1.7
3.2

4.7
5.4

2.8
4.3

3.5
5.6

10.9
5.4

1.8
5.6

4.8
13.1

7.1
8.2

3.8
7.5

6.9
9.9
10.9
14.6

17.3
13.5

6.5
12.0

8.6
.13.5

S5.0
7.6
.4
.2

10.0
11.5

5.2
8.3

4.3
4.0

2.2
3.9

1.6
2.8

4.5
2.6

3.2
5.6

5.9
5.4

3.2
3.7
2.5
3.5

6.9
2.8


34,966
35.960

37,203
41.063

59.286
62.533

48.273
48,202

S61.189
65.504

50.248
649,235

62,063
67,020

46.897
49,919

50.324
53.848

61,335
60.452

61,53
62,469 '

47,230
49,194

100,578
87.158

38,261
38,977
44,864
44,707

20,262
22.,505
5,329
5,713

51.785
55.,017

45,790
42,495

* 48,686
44,936

70.722
66,647

78.576
74.650

40,851
38,944

46,942
47,624

81.327
87,274

70,239
68.860

50,279
48.109

46,684
47.335


2,427
2.220

2,492
2,572

3.512
3,260

3.098
2,828

3,431
3,466

2,438
2,371

3.398
3,446

2,736
2,882

3,008
2,958

3.880
4.,175

2,888
2,829

3,188
3,140

6,819
6,265

2.919
2,926

2,777
2,.513

21631
2,574

730
768

3.210
3,175

2,982
2.951

3.525
3,178

3.863
3.543
4,750
4.319

2,174
2.194

2,742
2,671

3,670
3,785

3,727
3,511

3,090
2,870

2,805
2.729


1.005


1,001
1,063

1,857
1,633

1,418
1.196

1.362
1,337

990
961

1,635
1,572

1.316
1.253

1.399
1,277

2.489
2,529

1,117
1,062

1,579
1,494

4,422
4.181

1,540
1,439

1,325
1,342

1,444
1,369
314
326

1,566
1,497

1.608
1,513

2,025
1.765

2,180
1,945

2,601
2.310

1,013
1,002

1,318
1,265

1.637
1,650

1,830
1,666

1,444
1,323

1,451
1,374


26.2
26.1

24.3
25.1

35.6
34.6

29.3
27.8

24.7
23.8

29.3
29.5

32.9
31.3

33.2
31.3

32.2
30.6

53.7
52.9

25.1
23.9

39.2
36.5

78.6
69.7
39.0
36.6

33.0
34.8

44.1
41.5

30.5
29.7

34.8
33.9

42.5
41.2

48.4
46.0

49.4
46.7

51.2
49.1

33.3
33.4

33.0
32.0

26.1
26.5

32.2
31.4

34.4
33.4

39.6
37.9


37.8 5.159
42.8 4,345

23.4 5,084
34.6 5.038

49.7 13.382
37.3 12,117

35.3 12,849
33.5 10,636

58.7 11,886
52.7 10,586

33.-5 8,787
31.6 7.532

29.0 9.712
29.5 8,981

32.1 10,339
31.2 8,431

62.0 15,240
59.1 12,596

10.9 24.584
7.2 17,881

68.4 8,291
57.1 7,251

35.7 13.680
32.0 11.272

36.2 38,274
14.3 26.041
16.0 8.739
15.5 8,778

44.1 5.973
36.8 5,876

8.1 16,110
8.1 12,964

3.9 691
5.0 705

33.6 15,662
28.2 12.593

21.5 13,391
18.5 11.481

38.5 13,199
28.1 9,573

46.2 21.751
36.5 15,292

52.2 28.616
33.9 20,688

37.6 4,806
33.6 4,288

38.2 4,665
40.1 4.168

81.2 24,585
64,7 22,312

46.8 5.852
46.3 5,289

52.6 8,833
47.6 7,849

45.5 9,158
32.0 7.835


130.6
121.6

112.9
119.4

156.0
157.1

176.4
170.5

138.8
125.8

129.3
105.4

220.4
226.0

144.7
98.2

132.7
112.2

109.4
87.1

185.9
170.4

123.2
95.1

142.0
111.3
80.3
85.8

153.7
155.4

88.2
72.5
99.7
69.9

99.3
74.9

71.1
60.4

183.0
72.1

104.3
80.3

113.3
86.1

115.9
104.0

89.4
88.8

78.1
68.0

104.3
105.0

71.3
66.2

154.1
96.8


507,082
543,240

852,780
923.071

73.255
76,483

310,381
325,517

333.046
344,685

95.775
95,009

108,998
123,048

2.546,831
2.637,351

101,803
104,358

31,186
32,284

227,738
225,431

829,258
850.418

658
3,276
185,275
184,243

119.237
126,713



598,908
555,701

2,501.759
2,542,042

290,387
295.433

15,342
14,924

313.589
324,310

225,352
251,821

474.861
545,462

103,288
121.099

58,058
57.685

152.233
154.756

713.00i
706,493

484,012
573,690


2,810,273
2.927,562

6,540,024
6,783,192

525.417
555.611

2,104,223
2.319,338

2,669,193
2,881,.017

904,231
851.379

839,384
1,068,053

28,834,884
29,465.842

762,768
804,094

191.489
188,917

1,927,721
1,911,941

7,204,407
7,515,201

4,428
6,552
1,143,.522
1,161,340

1.043,586
1,065,491



4,706,500
4,620,033

29,598,345
30,085.758

1,406,327
1,471.691

35,486
35.729

2.875,354
2,935.270

1,993,260
2.063,789

5.369,742
5,937,903

914,746
919,.241

752,309
731,690

1,446,783
1,410,609

6, 695.043
6,811,173

4,906.422
5,349,560


6.9
6.1

8.8
8.7

7.2
7.3

8.8
9.2

8.0
8.4

9.4
9.0

7.9
9.1

12.0
11.8

7.5
7.7

6.1
5.9

8.5
8.5

8.9
9.1

6.7
2.0
6.5
6.5

8.8
8.4



7.5
7.8

13.0
12.9

6.7
6.9

2.3
2.4

9.7
9.4

8.9
8.2

11.3
10.9

8.9
7.6

13.0
12.7

10.6
9.3
11.3
11.6

10.1
9.3


1.6
13.6

8.8
6.3

5.3




4.7
2.7

28.6




15.5
7.6

21.4
7.1

14.3


5.6


17.5
10.9




4.8
2.0

16.7
7.7



2.7
17.9

30.5
22.2

10.5
5.3




15.4
22.4


4.7

5.9
2.0


6.3

3.3

10.5
10.5

16.2
20.3

2.4
5.9


a/No passenger-train service.
(OVER)


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. III I


U.S. DEPOWTO0

















INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS




Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of AUGUST 1955 Compared with AUGUST 1954 -Continued


FREIGHT SERVICE


PACCF-flr ccnuircY


Region, road, and year




(1)


Nashville, Chatt. & St. Louis 19551
19f,4

i ... 195
19"4

Southern .................. .. .1955
1954
Northwestern Region:
Chl. & North Western ........ 1955
1954
Chicago Great Western ....... 1955
1954
Chl.,Milw.,St.P.& Pacific ... 1955
1954
Ch1.,St.P.Minneapolis & Onaha 1955
1954
Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range. 1955
1954
Great Northern .............. 1955
1954
Mlnncpollls,.St.p.& .st.Marle 1955
1954
Northern Pacific ............ 1955
1954
Central Western Region:
Atch., Top. & S. Fe (Incl. 1955
G.C.& S.F. and P.& S.F.)- 1954


Chl., Burl. & Quinoy ........ 1955
1954
Chl., Rock I. & Pacific .. 955
1954
Denver & R. G. Western ...... 1955
1954
Southern Pacific ............ 1955
1954
Union Pacific ................"1955
1954
Western Pacific ............ 1955
1954
Southwestern Region:
International Gt, Northern**. 1955
1954
Kansaes City Southern ........ 1955
1954
Mo.- Kans.- Texas Lines .... 1955
1954
Missouri Pacific** .......... 1955
1954
Texas & Pacific ............. 1955
1954
St. Louls-san Francisco ..... 1955
1954
St. Louls-San.Fran. & Texas 1955
1954
St. Louis Southwestern Lines. 1955
1954
Texas & New Orleans ......... 1955
1954


Miles
of road
operated



(2)


L


Locomotive-miles Car-mil d


Principal
and Light
helper

(4) (5)


170,683 | *0
If.( "* c .,;,



938.619 13.56
924,330 U.,471

793,234 11,886
764,655 10,799

140,602 212
138.636 233

1.109,297 20,601
1.040.298 25,415

173,615 4,698
173.816 5,771

187,751 1.661
146.553 1,059

1.276,179 4.126
1,168,974 36,134

415,205 2.965
421,775 5.554

948.805 23.815
951,341 3*722

2,570,074 70,127
2.201.651 51.593


.


I


Loaded Empty
(thou- (thu-
snds) sands)

(6) (7)


Per- Per-
cent
loadedlea
east

(8) (9),


, F


-, I- .1


Per-
cent
east-
bound
of
total
(10)


Gross Net

Including Excluding Revenue
locomotives locomotives and non-
and tenders and tenders revenue
(11) (12) (13)


49.8 401.468 1 360,360 o 173,455
.4ii 369.235 350,278 c1,759

9.9 1 .?.:7 I | l /.1,9 7+,o61
.C.1 I o ,653 1 ,'05.8.6 9 .


,-I


1.01,
1,045

.09


6,264
6.262

7,795
7.850
1,437
1.437

10,633
10,632

1,606
1,606

569
566

8,270
8,294

4,171
8.2n

4,269

6,579
6,570

13,098
13.076


8.773
8,824

7,904
7,860

2,165
2.164

8,068
8,063

9,813
9.816

1,190
1,190

1.304
1.103

886
886

3,230
3.229

6.892
6,887

1,822
1,822

4,573
4,564

156
156

1.554
1.555

4,302
4,275


167,560
165,.9

370,256

938,559
924,245

790,159
762,698

140.602
138.636

1,092.249
1.023,487

172,145
171.948

186.667
146.112

1,268,740
1,162,909

412,727
416,801

931,600
924,734
2,468.549
2.137,511


1.210,229
1,]78,841

887.930
879,040

337.949
342,388
2,602,630
2.251,192

2.790.294
2,731,534

269,442
235,284

138,577
127,301
150,61
136.900

348,559
340.745

1,010,887
964.396

318,664
299.195

600,459
581,227

19,544
19.497

318.701
281.,072

723.169
675,976


5.555 2165 72.0 I 4,.0
-.93 2 I 4 4.1

'1.124I 11.913 63.9 | 5.2

4.,054 18,739 69.7 55.7
38,938 18.945 67.3 56.0
36.003 18,863 65.6 63.0
32.788 18,781 63.6 61.1
8.520 4,048 67.8 60.5
8,152 4,294 65.5 60.0

46.519 25.809 64.3 59.2
43.266 28.646 60.2 58.8

6,211 2,562 70.8 63.5
5,902 2.811 67.7 62.4

8.469 7.962 51.5 4.3
6.817 6,653 50.6 6.0

52,489 28,162 65.1 70.7
46,745 28,209 62.4 65.8

14,176 6,709 6?.9 64.2
14.726 8.229 64.2 64.1

31,685 17.335 64.6 63.7
35,995 24,002 60.0 64.9

110,239 57.769 65.6 45.0
93.011 49,660 65.2 44.7

50,826 26,345 65.9 57.2
48,131 25.705 65.2 57.3

34,696 20,302 63.1 53.4
32,122 20.772 60.7 54.4

16.906 6,796 71.3 60.8
15.362 6,817 69.3 63.0

115.512 65,668 63.8 57.0
97.478 59,657 62.0 58.0

126,279 70,455 64.2 61.8
115,724 68,010 63.0 61.1

12,2968 4,581 72.9 49.9
11,230 4,363 73.0 48.3

5.839 3,040 65.8 42.3
4,984 2.728 64.6 41.3

8.833 3.969 69.0 52.5
7,445 4,086 64.6 52.8

14,698 7.094 65.1 36.5
13.137 7.608 63.3 37.5

45,407 21,905 67.5 48.9
39.773 20,182 66.3 50.4

14.191 7.578 65.2 50.2
12,920 7,037 64.7 49.5

24,208 12.419 66.1 44.4
21,947 12,547 63.6 44.9

609 367 62.4 33.3
578 416 58.1 35.5

15,137 5.556 73.2 40.7
12,423 4,800 72.1 42.4

29.014 15.253 65.5 51.1
25,807 15.324 62.7 52.1


on line I
Serviceable Per-
Un- cent
serv- un-
Not Stored ice- rv-
stored able ice-
able
(14) (15) (16) (17)


I


.- I 4 7,.





2
2 .7

9 24 13.0
36 55 21.3

3 9.1
3 9.1
43 19 5.5
71 39 9.4
12 17.1
1 19 22.6

6 8.7
10 5 7.6

61 30 8.4
159 45 9.8

11 3 3.1
2 17 14.7

33 59 15.6
18 56 15.0

77 40 6.3
117 38 5.7


Number of ireignt cars on line Gross
ton-miles
per
Percent train-hour,
un- excluding
Home Foreign Total serice- eocomo-
able tives and
tenders
(18) (19) (20) (21) (22)


F


-F


I


I I


Gross
ton-miles
per
train-mile,
excluding
locomo-
tives and
tenders
(23)


--r


50.2
49.7

51.1
50.4
52.0
50.7
50.0
48.2

53.0
51.7
49.8
51.3
52.4
48.9

53.0
52.1

51.0
48:0

48.1
48,.4

4g.7
48.7

51.0
49.8

53.8
54.4

49.6
48.5

50.6
49.2

50.9
51.2

46.0
44.1

49.2
48.9

46.4
47.1

50.5
49.8

49.2
51.0

46.7
47.8

46.2
49.9
47.8
47.4

48.6
49.4


Net
ton-
miles
per
train-
mile

(24)


Net Net
ton- t
miles mles
per e
loaded per
car- car-
ml day

(25) (26)


I ---- I I I (29 (3) 31


Net
ton-miles
per mile of
road per
day

(28)


Train
tile. per
trmin
hour


(29)


I


Locomo-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-
tive-
day

(30)


-1


Train-miles



(31)


1'9
4q



267

151
167

30
30
282
303

58
64

63
51
268
253

82
97

285
299

513
511


198
242

166
165

65
84

716
666

492
504
43
39

39
42

26
25

88
87

233
229

58
59

116
120

2
3

55
55

138
153


Train-



(3)


1l205,490
1,176,526

882,527
872,940

363.571
366,361
2,724.899
2.368.519

2.858,454
2,790.875

279,445
238.393

138,577
127.301

150,611
136.946

348,559
340.745

1,010,87
965.703

318,664
299,195

600.459
581.227

19.544
19,497

318,701
281,078

723,169
675.976


** Report of trustee or trustees.


onmes ousar s)


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1955 O 360318(4)


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PASSCGF'MRSB C1RVICE-


I __ ~


uar--"


Percent

Passenger s n- ta
P rai8 14- t service-
tn r-train able .1 alltes
car-miles carn per total per
traini trtil
locomo- t'd
tives ho
(32) (33) (34) (35)

920,892 10.4 37.0
961.718 9.0 36.6

4,560,815 10.2 I1.2 43.4
4.487,468 9.9 8.6 43.7

6.564,040 10.2 34.?,
6,900.928 9.8 1.4 34.5

7.731,586 9.5 18.5 39.4
8.136,184 9.3 21.3 39.4

313,380 4.5 14.3 31.5
348,631 4.8 31.7

6,367.504 9.7 11.8 42.9
7.461.073 9.5 4.9 41.4

899.125 8.4 7.7 36.4
1,002,639 8.8 6.7 35.4

8,680 3.0 29.0
8,432 2.0 33.3 29.1

6,958,161 12.0 4.4 40.7
7,040,169 1U.8 4.9 40.2

1.369.929 6.6 3.1 34.5
1.445,172 6.8 17.4 32.0
4,480,192 10.5 11.6 39.5
5,08.1,722 11.1 13.7 37.8

22,985,298 12.2 4.0 48.3
22,640,849 12.4 3.5 47.7


9.078.326 9.2 2.5 43.9
9.055.036 9.1 4.8 44.1
6,489,433 9.1 6.5 41.2
7.029,297 9.0 1.3 40.3
1,426,670 9.9 1U.1 36.2
1.279.893 9.5 20.0 35.1

13,306,141 15.0 13.5 40.5
14,962.949 14.1 24.0 40.3

16.655.111 13.3 22.3 49.6
18,969.109 13.6 11.7 49.1

766.900 12.1 49.1
765.566 12.4 49.0

727.935 9.6 38.8
752,687 9.1 38.6

813.254 6.7 44.6
823,472 6.1 43.9

2,055,940 8.9 39.9
2.027,592 8.8 39.2

4.545.989 9.4 17.9 44.0
4,621,458 8.6 21.7 43.0

2,351,704 31.7 9.1 42.8
2.453.930 12.1 42.5

2.692,439 8.5 6.7 36.8
2.710,398 8.0 3.3 36.5

30.765 4.7 32.9
37,769 5.3 32.5

298.435 5.9 20.0 39.6
278,519 5.5 38.9

2,753.612 12.5 42.7
2,980,314 13.0 21.4 42.5


---


I I I I I I'


I I I I I -


1,5748


1 .735
13.187

16.489
20.702

1,418
1.867

29,087
38,302

1.178
1.106

13.1534
14,030

21,493
25.147

6,458
6.916

198,345
21,985

54.189
60,353

20,996
21.885

11,265
13,170

7.561
8,641

29,356
33.054
29,513
34.181

2.059
2,633

886
725
1,147
1,103
4,031
4,859

26.032
20,178

2.732
3.450

10.318
14,865



1,810
2.685

5,420
6,952


3,717
.172

1i4. 1
10.63'

24,978
23,827

33.n17
31,456

4.468
4.385
34,381
32,012

8,976
8.161

899
713
25,366
27.778

9.631
6,381

22.498
22,597

31,148
28,199

24, 12
24,916

to.717
16,844

9,837
7.205

51,418
36,752

35.915
35,670

3,866
3.294
6,614
5.719
6,520
5.821

7.492
6,185

18,808
17.097
6,213
5,541
12.451
9,851

469
572

4,492
4.162

18.196
17,018


7.265
6.887

25 '97
24,699

40,717
43,014

49,606
52.158

5,886
6.252

63,468
70.314
10,154
9,267

14,033
14,.743

47.359
52,925

16,089
13.297
40,843
44,582

85,337
88.552

45,108
46.801

31,982
30,014

17.398
15.846

80,774
69,806

65,428
69,851

5.925
5,927

7.500
6:444
6.411

7,667
6.924

11.523
11,044

34,840
37,275

8,945
8,991

22,769
24.716

469
572

6,302
6,847

23.616
23,.970


39138
40,.997

51.285
51,262

49,812
48,494

55.040
51.201

76.735
77,183

55.334
53.782

34.253
33.442

84.032
85.283

55.652
53,761
50,660
47.692

45.637
53.221

67.563
65,930

56.454
55.513

54.357
51.247

62.323
58.391

55.488
56,516

78,361
75,535
69.482
77.159

62.738
56,738

87,491
79,229

54.920
53.646

67.580
61.826

71.,962
67.922

53.422
49,665

39.204
42.332

57,479
53,584

55,764
53.354


?.152
2.155

2.-46
2.799

2.949
2,767

3,233
3,133

4.156
4.156
2.965
2,985
3.013
2.538
2.487

5.217
5.193

3.213
3.173

2,534
2,484

2,445
2,941

3,013
2,906


2,846
2,718

2,828
2.704

3,381
3,074

3.086
3,075

3.051
2,899

2,831
2,984

3,074
2.931
4,134
3.895
2,811
2,540

3,038
2,848

3,134
2,975

2,691
2.569

2.192
2.189

2.925
2,702

2,776
2,690


3.102,496
2,863,834

2,715.607
2.513. 489
647,816
638.885

3,584.795
3,388,508
472.230
457.329
982,131
767.196

4,398,001
4,001,414

1.218,056
1,209,364

2,592.759
3.062,395

8,364,463
7.023,127


3,809,672
3,560,o96

2,731.977
2.585,631

1,310.111
1,222,51

8.949,.013
71,752,940

9,505.946
8,868,193

865,923
795.118
467,902
412,228

685,.967
589.013

1,093.129
962.080

3,366,105
3,020,377

1.115.628
994,964

1.835.354
1,676,052

49.605
49.653

1.023,375
831,519

2.217,789
2,010.729


2,758.510
2,546,019

2,506,688
2,319.607

583.186
575.399

3.249.895
3,067,713
428,949
414.717

908.805
713,136
4,005.720
3,643,966

1.037.360
1,024,098

2,271.447
2.?708,366

7.397,157
6,188,205


3.437.799
3.196,253

2,502.973
2,371,024

1,140,202
1,050.216

7.932,730
6.847,096

8.450,554
7,826,798

757,211
7?0,067
424,988
372,994

621,623
530,678
978.120
863,218

3,048.797
2.737.368

996,817
886.991

1.613.553
1.491,887
42,850
4,2.671

931,046
757,995

1,995.504
1.806,077


31, 17


909
1.530

37,521
34,326

257,764
275,171

145.546
127,.676

10,779
8,501



88
251

3.613
3.628

10,864
10.786

3.109
2,805

5,730
5.562



1.535
1.365

3,630
4,918


1'28B',3S2
1,155,371
1,080,090
1.000,034

269,390
251.897

1.469,828
1.303,272
197,825
189,736

552.767
433.016

2,021,080
1.772,204

495,824
48T.122

1.026,613
1.14l7.151

2,878.460
2,362,294

1,500.241
1.378,342
1,082,170
1,004,572

536.146
475,461

3.1332,222
2.684,525

3.387.362
3.077,426

331,245
320,320
201,358
171.,212

284,778
232,513

427,801
352,518

1.374,595
1,210,717

394,453
345.,999

715,254
643,235

19.032
18.178

416,191
338,834

875.581
763,325


I L I I I I I I I


I


I


I


I


I ] ) 1


I


-L


I


I


1,036 31.2
1.009 30.4

S1.321 33.2
i1.2918 33.1

1.373 29.8
1,256 29.7

1,393 30.0
1.351 30.5
1.920 31.6
1.819 30.9

1,350 31.6
1,280 30.1

1,171 31.9
1,138 32.1

3,173 65.3
3,153 63.5
1.621 38.5
1.543 37.9

1,211 35.0
1.182 33.1

1.105 32.4
1.246 31.9

1,172 26.1
1,110 25.4


1,242 29.5
1,172 28.6

1,223 31.2
1,146 31.3

1,590 31.7
1,392 31.0

1.219 27.1
1.206 27.5

1,223 26.8
1,140 26.6

1,239 26.9
1,366 28.5

1.455 34.5
1,345 34.4

1.894 32.2
1,706 31.2

1,230 29.1
1,037 26.8

1.370 30.3
1.259 30.4
1,240 27.8
1,160 26.8

1.193 29.5
1,108 29.3

974 31.3
932 31.4

1,308 27.5
1,208 27.3

1,218 30.21
1.137 29.6 2


----'


-I-


I r


758 33.8 5.365 18.3
769 36.0 5,065 19.0

954 44.8 5,92? 18.2
915 43.3 5.560 18.6

1,003 48.3 6,614 16.9
866 43.4 5,952 17.6

720 36.6 4,470 17.3
651 33.6 4,109 16.8
1,417 66.1 6,047 18.5
1.330 65.7 5.655 18.6

760 37.4 4,459 18.6
610 33.7 3.954 17.9
651 28.9 3.973 13.7
687 31.5 3.811 13.9

1.265 37.6 31,338 17.3
943 29.3 24,679 17.5

1,451 57.9 7,883 17.6
1.099 46.5 6.893 17.2

1,037 43.7 3,835 20.2
1.084 51.1 3,769 19.4

859 41.0 5,041 18.7
873 45.7 5,632 18.2

1.047 61.1 7,089 22.5
849 51.3 5,828 22.8

1.081 55.6 5.516 19.9
945 50.6 5.039 20.5

1.053 53.5 4.417 19.3
1,061 55.9 4.123 19.0

1.026 45.4 7?.988 18.5
972 45.3 7.088 19.0

1,256 72.6 12,523 18.2
1,215 71.1 10,740 18.6

1.661 96.5 11.135 25.9
1,386 88.7 10,113 26.4

1.863 94.9 8,979 24.7
1.768 84.9 8.683 25.9

869 38.3 5.878 20.5
874 39.4 5,007 19.4

1.194 53.7 10,368 21.2
1.040 51.6 8,465 20.4

1.159 61.2 4.272 19.6
1,032 60.7 3,522 21.2

1.241 60.8 6.434 22,4
1,001 49.5 5,671 21.8

1.397 77.1 6,984 23.0
1,242 71.6 6.126 22.9

1.014 51.9 5.045 19.9
860 46.1 4,546 19.3

1,364 70.0 3.935 17.9
1.152 63.0 3,759 19.3

2.078 1.03.3 8,639 19.7
1.630 82.8 7.029 19.9

1,240 62.7 6,565 20.2
1.084 58.4 5,760 20.0


317.0
111.0

151.7
137.4

123.9
121.8

151.4
105.1

143.5
141.5

118.2
91.2

88.7
77.1

105.1
81.4

123.0
91.4

152.8
125.7

90.6
91.5
143.5
215.8


15.0
119.7

172.0
167.8

319.4
99.3
128.3
10.9

148,5
117.3
231.6
189.2

114.8
95.8

204.7
180.7

139.4
136.3

108.4
89.9

179.7
170.9

168.4
158.6

330.6
220.5

163.3
137.7

180.0
128.0


I


-L


--I.


88,658
106,344

456,554
460,067

642.651
703,964
822,524
883,652

69,574
72,862

666,753
793,372

107.257
114,462

7,688
7.688

624,774
638,959

207,054
212,406

488.374
513.153

1,971.964
1,962,179


1,034,244
1.043.668

769,999
815.006

144,738
134,966

893.343
1.070,110

1,269.367
1,424,460

84,305
83,.993

75.974
82,358

120.743
135.200

231,759
230,034

488,254
536.138
200,362
202,465

316,840
340,536
6.604
7.117

50,768
50,555
220.342
228,856


- 1 1 I '


I I I I I


I


Locomo-
tive-
rnles
per
locomo-
tive-
day

(36)

13'.
210

4-7
418

350
328

182
175

322
338

303
261
269
249

11
8

416
448

220
164

312
290

612
517

404
390
300
322
483
441

320
249

365
345

497
485

409
444

557
545
448
419

287
349

591
597

343
369
213
230

409
408

446
530






S c I S t to revise




Subject to revision


LIUIVERSITY OF FLORIDA /


1 IIIII IIII N11 1 1 Ill 11 1C
3 1262 08855 0636 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION SC 4 statement No. M-200

BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS SEPTEMBER 1955



Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of SEPTEMBER 1955Compared with SEPTEMBER 1954-

Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of SEPTEMBER l9ssCompared with SEPTEMBER 19544 *


FREIGHT SERVICE PASSENGER SERVICE

Locomotive-miles Car-miles Ton-miles (thousands) Number of road locomotives Number of freight cars on line Gros Gross Net Locomo- Percent Locomo-
on line ton-miles ton-miles Net Net Car- Net tive- un- ve-
ton- ton- Miles ton-mils ees Passenger Pase service-
Per- Gross Net Serviceable Per- per per ton- miles iles mrpr-train no mes
Region,rod, yer Mi Gr Net Serviceable Un- centPercent train-hour, train-mile miles per iles r per mile of les per Train-miles train n e miles
oP rroacdeTrams PrincipalLo ded Em pty Per- P er- ce tr- Un- on- excluding excluding per per pe r opermtriofic o pero Tin e cars per atotalo
of ratd T rin Ph in Lot Pe- cent est.- Home Foreign T otal loaded car- road per t iur titcm ,- e arm-
ated miles an l Light -- (d- cent oade boud Including Excluding Revenue Not erv- Home Foreign Total rvice- locoo locon- tra- ar- h r I
helper sands) sands) loaded oaded bof locomotives locomotives and non- tored ed able ice- able tives and tives and mile ar- day ilocomo-
total and tenders and tenders revenue able tenders tenders
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) (35) (36)


New England Region:
Boston & Maine .............. 1955
1954

N. Y., New H. & Hartford. .. 1955
1954
Great Lekes Region:
Delaware & Hudson ......... 1955
1954

Del., Lack. & Western ....... 1955
1954

Erie .................. 1955
1954

Grand Trunk Western ......... 1955
1954

Lehigh Valley .............. 1955
1954

New York Central ...........1955
1954

New York, Chi. & St. Louis .. 1955
1954

Pitts. & Lake Erie .......... 19)5
1954

Wabash ...................... 195
1954
Central Eastern Region:
Baltimore & Ohio .......... 1955
19"4

Bessemer & Lake Erie # ....... 1955
1954

Central RR Co. of New Jersey. 1955
1954

Chicago & Eastern Ill. ...... 1955
1954

Elgin, Joliet & Eastern aJ .. 1955
1954

Long Island ............... 1955
1954

Pennsylvania System ..... 1955
1954

Reading .................... 1955
1954

Western Maryland ........ 195... 5
1954
Pocahontas Region:
Chesapeake & Ohio ......... 1955
1954

Norfolk & Western ........... 1955
1954
Southern Region:
Atlantic Coast Line ........ 1955
1954

Central of Georgia. ........ 1955
19,54

Cinn. New Orleans & T.P. .... 1955
1954

Gulf, Mobile & Ohio ....... 1955
1954

Illinois Central ............ 1955
1954

Louisville & Nashville ...... 1955
1954


1,564
1,664

1.746
1,746

792
793

962
962

2.224
2,225

952
952

1,138
1,150

10,661
o10,663

2,154
2,161

221
221

2,381
2,381

6,072
6.077

208
209

613
611

868
868
236
236

345
345

9.892
9,906

1.30-
1,304

846
857

5,065

2.104
2,110

5,278
5,340
1,731
1,731

336
336

2,717
2.718

6,531
6,537
4,715
4,719


243,816
237,277

294,630
243,969

177.831
180,200

280,588
252,823

576,933
518,224

251,177
210,787

220,971
201,414

2,518.135
2,164,075

730.805
642,064

69,599
50,179

542,981
401,308

1,626,860
1,382,182

(0.412
37,36,

124,042
118.313

116,9'7
114,593

87.097
71.346

23,477
23.414I

3,098.727
2.571.256

334,392
251,394

167,467
142,722

1,521,768
1,205,7a4
731,111
591,.267

745,965
681.,856

18', 028
176,898

140.141
130,610

265.1255
262,985

1,239,960
1,206,892

907,441
836.405


249,043
240,297
29h.634
244,293

183,006
184,600

291.664
264,960

579.431
521,374
255.694
217,730

223,873
204,841
2,550.459
2,192,400

749.623
667,615

69,599
50,315

544,277
483,870

1,797.196
1.51,. 270

65,692
40,126

125.037
119,151

11,937
114,593

87.367?
71,709

24,676
24.,572

3,335.565
2.746,826

337,004
2" 2.849

174,456
148,319

1 .57,128
1.221,677
786,707
624.119

745,965
681,859

184,054
176,92L

140,141
130,610

265,155
262.985

1,240,431
1.210,020

923,004
840,253


9,195
6,361

23,054
16,567

6,092
9,440

18.507
20,575

18.671
14,477

2,148
1,653

8,020
6.355
103.819
76,134

6,328
6,146




6,263
6,303
172,710
122,423

232
117

6,562
5,825
2.390
2,395



2,970
2.964

253,961
192,36

11.,45
10,061

10,292
7.411

47,657
32.287

68.500
47,101

8,130
7,054
1,636
2.025

1,006
928

306
548

37,924
39,105

1?,667
15.027


9,673
8.290

11,744
10.,615

9,743
8.559

12,915
11,061

32.409
29,969

8,053
6,792

11,313
10,153
10,174
87.,190

31,339
26,361

3,193
2,392
25,065
21,430

65.412
56.273

3.496
2,153
L".831
4,468

5.020
4.562

2.809
2.258

234
254

133,896
109,811

13,168
10,900

6,879
5.545

68,836
50.886

36,715
28,392

23,172
21,291

7,675
7.257

9.371
8,116

15,847
14.514

52.430
47,809

34.279
30,752


4,698
4,144

5.823
4.805

3.661
4,130

4,913
5,469

13.792
13,429

5,638
4.674


5,216

62.730
56,012

14,983
13,832
1,311
1,363

12,543
11,.12

35,352
31,100

2,356
965

2,221
2,395

2.249
2.282

1.500
1,305

197
212
67.165
58,311

6,269
6.995

3,605
3.121

12,119
36,610

24.,991
19,032

13,914
14,074

3,557
3.390

3.441
3,392

6,050
6,105

28,737
27,837

20.049
17,794


67-3
66.7

66.9
68.8

72.7
67.5

72. ,
66.9

70.1
69.1

58.8
59.2

67.5
66.1

61.7
60.9

67.7
65.6
70.9
63.7

66.6
65.3
64.9
61.6

59.7
69.1

68.5
65.1

69.1
66.7

65.2
63.4

54.3
54.5

66.6
65.3

67.7
60.9

65.6
64.0

56.9
58.2

59-15
59.9

62.7
60.2

68.3
68.2

73.1
70.5

72.4
70.4

64.6
63.2

63.1
63.3


62.5
61.9

65.6
64.4

60.4
61.3

56.6
61.1

62.4
63.8

62.5
63.2

63.5
65.7

63.2
63.7

57.9
59.6
39.5
38.2

53.0
53.0

59.5
6o.4

20.7
34.6

66.1
67.1

54.6
57.4

50.8
46.9

85.0
81.9

58.7
59.1

69.0
69.1

71.8
73.8

52.2
48.2

55.2
47.2

51.1
51.9

55.0
55.3

48.3
49.0

55.1
55.5

56.5
58.3

61.3
60.7


50.8
48.9

49.8
50.6

54.2
51.8

50.8
52.1

48.2
50.4

50.9
50.0

49.3
50.3

50.4
51.7

52.8
51.2

51.0
52.3

50.9
50.9

50.3
51.0


689,077
595,809

813,852
722,810

720,965
668,273

908,094
807,518

2.188,808
2,003,577

652,269
543,151

852,610
755.556

8,143,392
6,818,889

2,398,488
2,035,913

286,317
225,578

1,756.575
1,508,522

5,741,976
4,756,885

452,011
251,.519
391,191
360.876

379.933
316,056

241,246
191,062

50,159
21,162

10.634,928
8.620.077

1,107.565
961,065

627.,649
508,397

6,418,111
4,68o,386
3,801,100
2,864,402

1,873.981
1,737,100
588.778
548,334

607.22P
551.564

1.138,793
1,064,028

4,l141,062
3,808.800

2,844,467
2,517,673


619,840 261.714
532,040 218,283


726,708
647,744

662.777
602,656

820,986
722.708

1,978,685
1,818,427

587.598
491,448

784,433
693,464

7,507,310
6.222.082

2,174,544
1,830.465

269,231
211,761

1,618.940
1,387.847

5,165,942
4,268,696

424,796
236,510

358,852
329,677
352.840
289,910

225,814
178,240

46,816
17,634

9,587.111
7,775,129

1,027,481
877.658

567,521
457.418

5,963.L22
4,318.544

3,395,373
2,546,244

1,654.714
1,547,872
532,008
496.546
549,300
491,339

1,044,946
975,071
3,804,470
3,471,936

2,591.927
2,294,729


295.647
269.922

358,363
307.373

377,079
311,180

808.436
708,468

235,297
203,459

375.156
318,304

3,265,116
2,742,113

1,000,100
804,475

170,101
129,261

627,392
528,780

2.575.166
2,040,373

277,128
157.678

193,100
168.458

175,396
154,502

123,691
94.959

7,134
7.348
4.599,717
3,669,310

562,645
450,878
326,053
255.819

3,410,737
2,410,421

1,882,721
1.380,797

782,332
716,407
260,269
238,400

244,926
214,746

510.715
471,415

1,819,867
1,617,315

1,343.775
1.175,898


1,913
2.580

1,825
2,822

3,313
6,647

3,786
7,473

7,106
12,179

4,219
4,753

7.052
9,142
51.429
82,330

6,007
10,482

2,644
9.986

8,673
9.370

42,805
58,175

2,740
6,249

2,451
5,406

2,563
3.258

6,690
7.738


4

97,.241
116.023

10.911
18.876
4,035
6.948

47,025
56,712

30,085
37,746

17.345
20.528

2,727
3,236

446
640

4,696
5.357

23,443
28,487

23,993
34.557


8,616
7.44
18,471
13,206

5.378
4,214

12,371
8,945

20,785
16,334

9,764
6,906

9,873
8,031
95,491
72,387

18,796
14,064

10,068
5.445

10,778
9,755
45,411
36,176

1,423
662

10.565
8.526

3,298
3,543

8,256
5,141

3.975
3.300

99.289
86,682

20.895
14.600

4,726
2.853

37.906
23,777

10.559
7,516

17,024
14,947

7,189
5,516

4,319
5,169

9.925
9.815

32.658
25.607

14.882
12,529


10,529
10,024

20,296
16,028

8,691
10,861

16,157
16,418

27,891
28,513

13,983
11,659

16,925
17,173
146,920
154,717

24,803
24,546

12,712
15.431

19,451
19,125

88,216
94,351

4,163
6,911

13,016
13.932

5,861
6,801

14,946
12,879

3,975
3,304

196,530
202,705

31,806
33.476

8.761
9,801

84,931
80,489

40,644
45.262

34,369
35.475

9.916
8.752

4.765
5.809

14,621
15,172

56,101
54,094

38.875
47.086


4.1
5.0
2.0
3.5

3.8
5.2

2.9
4.6

4.1
5.7

10.4
6.0

2.3
4.6
4.5
13.8

6.7
8.3

3.9
8.2

6.7
10.0

9.6
15.1

17.2
16.2

7.2
12.7

6.5
11.4

5.4
8.0

.2
.5

9.3
12.1

4.1
8.0

4.8
2.5

2.1
4.2

1.5
3.2

4.1
2.8

3.2
6.4

8.0
5.3

3.3
3.3

2.0
3.1

5.4
3.3


37.464
35.155
38.069
40,265

62,960
63.484

46,284
48,605

62,532
66,587

49.378
49,204

69.560
68,100
49.513
49,636

51.993
51.59U

61,665
61,684

62,972
62,921

49,167
48,564

108,643
89.249

39.482
38.946

48,11o
42,640

20,901
22,551

5,383
5,710
52,965
54.542

47,417
43,071

48.066
45.280

73.081
68,048

78.971
75.763

42.673
39,397

48,041
48,410

87.706
89,808

74,511
68.807

49,606
46.928

48,113
47.526


2,548
2,248

2.467
2.,655

3.745
3.361

2,986
2,914

3.460
3.537

2.364
2,364

3,640
3,496
3,033
2.929

3.043
2,905

3,902
4,230

2,991
2,901

3.228
3,133

7,177
6,484

3.023
2,909

3,029
2,541

2,720
2,614

739
769

3,191
3.102

3,073
3.013

3,436
3.252

3,944
3.594
4.776
4,.399

2,227
2,280

2,905
2,813

3.943
3.767
3.945
3,713

3,110
2,912

2,864
2,751


5.578
4,373
5,644
5,153

15,083
12,920

13,066
10,782

12,117
10,614

8,239
7.124

10,989
9,226
10,209
8.572

15,477
12,409

25,656
19.496

8.783
7,403

14,137
11.192

44,412
25,148

10.500
9,160

6,736
5,933

17,470
13.412

689
710

15.500
12,347

14,394
11.526

12,947
9,950

22,446
15,910

29.828
21,813

4,941
4,472

5.012
4,591

24.298
21.304

6,266
5.781

9,288
8.247

9,500
8,306


15.7
15.4
15.2

16.9
19.0

15.8
17.0

18.2
19.0

21.1
21.1

19.6
19.8
16.6
17.3

17.5
18.1

15.9
14.6

21.1
21.8

15.5
15.7

15.5
14.1

13.6
14.0

15.9
16.9

8.1
9.0

7.5
7.6

17.1
18.0

15.4
14.3

14.2
14.1

18.6
19.0

17.0
17.6

19.2
17.4

16.6
17.2

22.4
23.9

18.9
18.6

16.2
16.3
16.8
17.3


136.6
119.6

118.3
114.2

162.4
161.2

180.2
163.4

134.4
121.2

128.0
96.8

241.2
228.2
143.5
98.8

138.0
111.4

120.4
81.0

188.6
168.0

125.3
95.1

154.2
108.2

92.9
93.3
152.1
156.5

96.0
74.0

108.5
71.7

99.7
74.8

72.2
60.5

188.5
72.1
109.9
79.9

120.3
88.8

114.8
103.7

88.7
92.0

74.5
67.3

105.6
107.6
73.3
68.3

160.7
102.4


484,307
494.812

764,348
830.897

66,056
69,430

292,801
312.569

304,271
318,949

95,264
92,094

110,532
118,045
2.399.376
2.528.138

96.625
97.475

29,.512
31.434

218.193
221,942

786.804
818.889


3,276

174,169
174,878
116.073
123,320




573.927
514,075

2,436,827
2.49,.036

279,216
289.322

14,924
15,126

305.289
312,257

218,366
236.257

453.632
522,452

99,707
118,684

55,990
56,052

148,301
148.188

666,103
665.754


559,174


2,704,949
2,624,.912
6,336,232
6,154,621

461,249
507,485

2,025,270
2.208,202

2,444.114
2,628,131

937.177
828.940

873,521
1,009,153
27.534,982
28,346,110

758,580
736,377

178,262
181,417

1,858,966
1,875,922

6,810.495
7,160,206


6.552

1,045,662
1,082,977

1,008,625
1,054,873



4,348,825
4,.206,625

30,064,125
30.231.538

1,368.938
1,444,865

30.248
37,749

2.920,817
2,809.998

1.979,828
2,016.672

5,027.039
5.718,878

891.407
910.663

689,622
716.870

1,394,466
1,337,170

6,251,683
6,411,253

4.744.289
5,223,147


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15.4

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3.9

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17.9
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21.9

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33.4
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37.6

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42.3

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42.1

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Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of SEPTEMBER1955 Compared with SEPTEMBER 1954-Continued


____FREIGHT SERVICE PASSENGER SERVICE
Ir .,


Region, road, and year



(1)


Locomotive-miles Car-miles Ton-miles (thousand) Ntumber of road locomotives Number of freight cars on line Gross Gross Net Lo o ecet
t -on lin ton-miles ton-lmiles Net Net Net Locomo- ercentLcoo-
miles Per- Gross Net Serviceable Per- per per ton- ton-i ton- t Cotr- Net ie- ive-
ofoad Train- Pr l Per cent U- N Servicble ent Percent train-hour, train-mile, miles milesmils rnl totn-miles ls Passger r s rn i
opened Liht Loaded Empty Per- cent t- n- excludingperexcluding pe r per mile of i per Train-nules tra, -tr a ble ofi per
e r loaded bound Includin ser- Home Foreign Total service- loomo- locomo- train- loe car- ca- road per ocomo- car-miles rs er total locomo-
helper sand) sand) load east of locomotives locomotives and non- stored able ice- able tives and tives and mile car- day day dy o te- i ocomo- hour iv-
total and tenders and tenders revenue able ttenders tenders mile day ives hday
(2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) ( 15)(


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epor o trustee or trustees


Nashinlle, Chatt. & St. Louis 1955 1,043 166.929 170.128 3.709 5.530 2.123 72.3 43.7 50.6 399.235 357.916 171,672 46 13.2 3.316 3378 6.694 .3 40,645 2.148 103 31.0 820 36. 5.86 19. 91,20.3
1954 1.043 164,853 168.105 3,471 5.86 2.303 70.4 41.4 49.6 399".00 338.719 169,243 46 7 13.2 3.481 3.518 6,999 3.7 41.090 2,180 1,028 30.8 813 37.4 5,409 18.9 116.0 10.270 882.905 9. 36.8 200
Seaboard Air ne. ........... 1 1 :053 .040 l.M, 0 6 2284 1 64.5 32. 9 8 9.4
Seaboard. Air i1ne9............1935 4 ,053 566.040 6,.040 1.010 22.846 12.34 64.3 52.6 49.9 1.815699 1,634.282 775.275 139 5 3.5 11.725 16.267 27.992 2.5 52.112 2.929 1.389 33.9 964 4".0 6,376 18.0 15..7 362.325 4.383,337 10.1 8.6 ." i
193 4 4,053 526,597 526.597 510 20.399 11.837 63.3 53.3 50.2 i.624.078 1.463.453 679.73 134 13 8.8 13.663 11.671 25.334 2.9 50.8,6 2.820 1.310 33.3 906 43.0 3.591 18.3 139.3 444.31 4,-230.1731 9.6 5.1 83.
Soutrn .................... 9 0 274 1 4 4.23:.174
Southern ......................1955 6,264 903.714 903,784 12.788 43,529 18.939 69.7 34.8 49.8 3.122,579 2.785.926 1,296,753 271 3 1.1 14.386 27,134 41,520 3.5 52.369 3,094 1.44o 29.8 1,031 301 6.900 17.o 122.7 618.586 6.2001 10.0 3.2 35.1 32
1954 6.262 902.846 902.913 12,130 38.695 18.869 67.2 55.8 49.0 2.840,755 2,529.o0 1.149,858 280 1 .45 18,979 23,896 2,873 3.8 4,396 2.813 1.279 29.7 864 i3.2 6,101 17.3 122. 617.440 6,418.941 9.6 3o.. 331
)Nrthwestern Region.
h. & north Western........ 195 778 773,369 7755 10.401 35.51 1803 66.3 .3 50.9 2635.659 2.432566 1.06520 158 9 29 14.8 16601 31.123 ,724 5.5 55,93,206 1404 30.0 30 36.7 .561 17.7 150.9 05 695896 91 18 3.6 8
1954 7.850 750.612 752,395 10,016 31,810 17.438 64.6 61.3 51.' 2,391,598 2.203,070 970.205 167 36 51 20.1 20,524 30,823 51.347 5.2 49.871 3,036 1,337 30.5 625 31.7 4,120 17.0 107.8 840.540 7.5.2,817 9.0 23.1 39.9 110
Chicago Great Western....... 1,37 134110 13,110 222 8,14 3.830 68.0 8.3 .2 604.4 4694 247,86 31 6.1 169 4.436 580 3.3 7683 4,086 1.82 30. 1.1 68. 5,9 18.9 .2 67,120 25120 .8 32.3 32
194 137 130,997 130,997 282 7.377 3.697 66.6 60.0 51.0 55.378 496823 216, 29 121 908 5 3.6 73,19 .795 1.651 29. 1.191 61.0 5.01 19. 8.2 68760 303.0 31.8 3
Chi.,lw.,St.P.& Pacific... 1955 10.633 1,124.191 1,144.845 23,514 50.258 28,36 63.9 61.1 9.0 3.80.20? 3.500.222 1.573.403 295 35 27 7.6 28,14 36.,794 64,928 5.4 58.055 3.125 1.4053 1.3 817 40.8 ,932 18.6 120.8 631.770 5.684,408 9.1 5.9.2.7 30







Southwetern954 10.on: 2 0 3 7 59 621.089709 26 31 2 13 6. 6 42 2:6 1 1 2 17 8 .9 3 2:6 2o. 1. 76 69M02 .9 8
19..... 10.32 1.018.81 1.039.0 26 3 61 2 0.9 51. 326783 3,110.838 1373,19 308 6 48 11.7 37.282 0,27 67,557 7.1 5,441 3 1.33 30. 664 3.2 05 18.2 9.1 752424 6.81 18 9.1 6.91.5
Chi. St.P.ilnneapolia & Omaha 1953 1.606 164.632 18.157 5.223 3.921 2.8"7 67.3 62.6 50.2 451.674 410,722 182,798 62 14 18.4 1.209 8.784 9,993 2.6 35,036 2.521 1.122 30.9 605 29.1 3,794 14.0 86.9 103,406 837.801 8.1 7.7 36.6 266
1954 1,606 163,511 164.890 5,119 3,351 2,5?6 67.3 62.9 5. 9. 9.9 9. 5 ,1 ,8 ,1 3 12.6405293 1,01 30.3 59 28.3 3,4368 14.2 7.95 1083,408 919.2076 8.5 67 35.9 243
Duluth, iesabe & Iron Range. 1953 569 177.95"4 178.667 1.381 8,294 7.802 51.5 4.6 49.8 951.418 881.765 537.318 65 7 9.7 13.767 779 12,45 2.1 81.321 5,301 3.230 4.8 1.253 37.5 31,477 16." 9.8 7.661 8,103 3.0 28.5
193 116.227 116.77 97 31 .916 32.1 6.1 50.2 592,17 5 32,516 35 17 6 670 15.3120 2.2 79.428 4.986 3.010 62.3 742 22.9 19,548 16.8 63.8 7.440 7,440 33.3 29.1 -
Great Northern .............. 1955 8.270 1,29,128 1.303.12 5 45.32 51.980 26.593 66.2 71.8 53.8 4,396.83 3.985.? 2.058,7 28? 52 28 7.6 20.552 26.021 46.573 2.5 55.131 3.128 1.615 39.6 1,46 55.8 8,297 17.9 132.9 574,625 5,959.647 11.1 5 396
1954 8,293 1.149.905 1,135.159 34.302 45 926 26.549 63.4 68.3 49.9 3.874.339 3.520.5 1.723.825 263 14a 4 10.4 23,961 23.71 47692 2.3 53.188 3.097 1.516 37.5 1,142 48.0 6,927 17.4 93.7 596.250 6,259.638 11.3 2.4 0. 50
Minneapo1ia,St.P.& S.St.Marie 1955 4,171 420.,425 423017 3,262 16,265 9.036 6A.3 66.5 52.1 1.272.050 1.093.653 526.738 82 9 3 3.2 6,496 20,241 16,737 5.2 52.275 2.621 1,263 32.4 1,070 51.4 4,210 20.1 161.7 191 TO 1,069,431 5.5 35. 201
1954 4.169 391,657 395.822 4.503 13,239 6.297 67.8 $ 4.5 55.3 1.047.305 879.494 421.235 100 16 13.8 1,522 7,942 14,964 4.8 45,061 2.263 1,084 31.8 994 46.1 3.368 20.1 124.3 188.28 1,.128078 .0 20.9 142
Northern Pacific............1955 6.5 93.893 961.9894 2,545 41o06 19.764 6?.5 6 7 52.4 3.196.785 2.853,777 1.309,006 282 29 6 .3 17,076 20.850 3.926 4 .9 57.55 3.033 12391 31.9 1 106 51.4 6.68 1 19.0 96.1 5 0 4 81,968 10.3 1.6 39. 3 5
1954 6.5"70 87,302 915.234 34.240 35.229 19,397 645 .5 50.9 2.857.522 2,520.136 1,114.728 306 7 64 17.0 21.596 18.980 40,576 5.2 51.213 2,855 1263 31.6 83 2.8 5 6 18. 91.7 19 4, 639 10. O.0 48.1 28
central Western Region: 1,6 1 7 56 1 7.69 69 1. 1.
Atrh., Top. & S. Fe (Incl. 15 13.097 2.36,094 2.466.661 .563 108.452 4.188 66.7 44.3 48.7 8.127.392 7.201.999 2,836.542 519 89 30 4.7 53,310 31.617 84.927 3.5 69.613 3.076 1.211 26.2 1.111 63.7 7.219 22.8 2. 1,799,092 2117 125 6.0 576
.0.& .r and P.& S.F.)- 195 13.76 2.078,667 2.161,851 47,151 93,26 5 5,802 67.1 47.6 50.3 6.969.989 6.160.08 2,426,175 5 26 116 27 4.0 56.964 28.471 85.43 .1 66.62 2 96 1.172 26.0 930 53. 6.185 22.5 118.1 1,7852,255 20.57.1 12.2 7.9 12

Chli., Burl. & Quilncy........ a 773 1.226,520 1.222.873 331,3 5 5.417 25.397 68.2 59.9 50.7 3.927,721 3.537.635 1.534.993 228 16 27 10.0 20.261 24.915 45,176 3.1 58.80 2.890 1.254 28.2 1.133 58.9 5,832 20.4 165.5 982.605 6521016 9.1 2.6 3. 7
19 8824 1201.775 1.200,471 33.279 51.159 25.150 67.0 59.3 50.2 3690,313 3.316,22 1,442.753 268 27 47 13.7 20.067 26.352 464219 2.9 55.66 2.765 1.203 28.2 1,02 .6 40 20.0 128.9 983,732 8325.689 8.9 43.8 367
Chi., Rock 1. & Pacific... 1955 7.904 844.129 83.191 1.102 33,812 18.891 64.2 53.4 49.3 2.616,043 2.396.,239 1.051."3 167 4 4 2.3 10,57 21,693 32,26 4.7 55,806 2.850 1.251 31.1 1,091 54.7 4,4305 19.7 168.6 736.215 6.172,68 8.9 6.5 )41. 302
19 81071 8137 13 099 17238 .3 5.0 .9 2391.609 2,19 .67 165 6 4 2.3 12.833 17632 30.465 3.8 51.048 2,701 1,164 30.5 1.041 33.2 3,999 18.9 165.9 790,225 6.603.711 8.7 2.6 1.0 331
Denver & R. G. Western. 1955 2.165 360,164 386.764 44,933 18.339 6,717 73.2 62.2 53.7 1.405.250 1.223.331 581,997 76 14 16 13.1 7.249 8.559 15,808 3.0 61.272 3.405 1,620 31.7 1.168 50.3 8.961 18.0 139.0 136.934 1.185,490 8.7 37.1 576
1954 2.16 334,228 357,154 35,076 15.483 6.,5 ?0.3 63.3 54.5 1.213.9 1.046.092 482.366 82 24 33 23.7 7.795 7, 45 15.2" 3.5 58.119 3.137 1.447 31.2 1.033 4-.2 7,430 18.6 99.5 136.739 1.15,4973 8.4 18.2
Southern Paoific ............195 8.068 2,388,389 2.489.922 215.019 105.946 59,355 64.1 56.1 49.1 8,242.369 7.312,118 2,926.7 684 8 83 10.7 28.,004 4.27,0 75,274 1.6 5?.302 ,09 12 27.6 1.2 0 70.6 12, 2 18. 122.5 8 3,757 11959- 1.3 12. 0.9 300
1954 8.063 2.193.168 2,311,422 2072.435 95.670 59.180 61.8 57.4 48.8 7.680.257 6.802.09 2.610.132 6682 13 129 16.0 3356 34 .635 2.0 .5 3.1208 1.200 27.3 1.2188 0.3 10,791 18.6 114.0 18013.07 13.681.9 4 13.6 21. 4.5 24
Union Pcific ...............1955 9.813 2.703,710 2.765.575 129.354 125.021 61,664 67.0 60.9 51.6 9,149.414 8.120,644 3 .30,774 504 60 96 14.5 27.617 37.278 64.89 2.2 77.9 3.033 1236 26.5 1,693 95.5 11.2139 26.0 149.3 1,165,703 14.7?6.143 12.8 19. 0.1 I
1954 9,816 2.575,22 2,631.71n4 112.531 112.263 61,306 64.7 60.6 0.2 8.6.698 7.469.056 2,979.782 472 220 130 15.8 2778 3 71118 2 75,51 229 1169 265 1.9 82.1 10119 26.0 1. 13265 17.1,502 13.2 12.0 3
W e stern Pacific ............. 1" S ; 1 .1 0 283.315 2 93.0 27 11 ,694 13.7 48 5.353 2 .0 52.6 51 .6 990.521 8 96 67 394 .5" 49 6 4. 2 .7 45 16. 7 1,118 1.6 559 9 27 9 2 7 1 2 6 01 26 261 8 1 68 .11, 26 o2n.8 1,326.53 1. 1 ,1,50 12.13.22
1954 1,190 232,225 237,450 8,89 11.009 4.22 72.3 531.3 52.0 780,198 685.504 309.2 4 1 4 2.056 4,.30 6,360 1. 75.861 3 111 1.401 28.7 2,141 103.7 1198 3 24.5 229.3 82.?205 752,154 12.5 492 4
outhwe stern Region:2.2 3.7 5.".9 627 292 13 2 86 29.1 2
International Gi, Northern**. 1955 1,104 136.298 136.298 53 5.917 3.035 66.1 44.6 47.7 464.178 422.240 202.037 39 2-90
1954 1,103 12M.639 124,639 5,070 2.665 65.3 42.1 45.0 419,343 380,307 177,715 43 1 2.3 3 6,2 7,45 3.3 63.114 3.108 1.487 34.1 901 39.9 6,100 20.4 119.6 73.750 714.090 9.7 38.9 410
5,549 6,395 3.0 58.771 3.056 1,428 35.1 923 40.2 5,371 19.3 99.3 75,960 722.774 9.5 38.7 422
Kansas City Southern...... 155 886 151,810 151.963 133 8,974 4,059 68.9 49.5 40.2 694.388 629.622 286.746 23 3 10.7 961 6.368 7,329 2.3 87.520 4.159 1,894 32.0 1,275 57.9 10,788 21.1 214.6 114.79 768.541 6.7 -.0 513
1953 886 133,630 133,712 182 7.511 3,830 686.2 3.1 08.3 586.399 528,872 2350063 9 61$$ 1 .0o31 5.966 6.997 4.0 80.843 3.972 1.765 31.3 1.126 54.3 8,844 20.4 180.0 128,788 790.375 6.1 -0 614

1956 3,229 334.685 334.685 3.661 13,104 7,044 65.0 37.7 45.8 947.629 849,994 349,44 85 3,457 7,63 11.142 7.3 54,801 2,777 1,203 27.6 1,165 61.9 4,089 19.8 137.9 223,343 2.003,493 9.0 4.0 45
4,499 6,238 10.737 8,6 53,298 2,547 1,047 26.7 1,070 61.7 3,608 21.0 141.6 222.950 2,005.347 9.0 39.0 419
Missouri Pacificee..........1955 6,8"2 977.994 977,990 10.825 46.46o 19,769 70.2 49.8 50.4 3.381,465 3,072.323 1.420,795 234 46 38 11.9 15,271 20,632 35.903 2.4 69,674 3,163 1,46 30.6 1,339 62,4 6,872 21.2 110.9 459,842 4,420,128 97 17.9 43.5 273
1934 6.896 938,352 938,830 10,752 4,337 19,796 67.1 51.8 50.2 2.998.410 2,721.,279 1.221.248 218 56 92 25.1 18.808 18,19 37,00 6.6 62,708 2,911 13064 30.3 1.096 54.0 5,903 21.6 92.5 522,480 4 .747.565 9.1 17.5 43.0 409
Texas & Paoifec..............1955 1.822 309,613 309.613 3,4" 14.151 7.500 65,4 51.7 49.6 1.113.091 999,227 398,482 60 2 3.2 2.387 6.935 9.322 2.7 71,429 3,243 1,29 28.2 1,434 79.0 7,290 22.1 195.2 190.42 2.187,896 11.5 9.1 43.0 580
1954 1.822 299.907 299,907 2,813 12.853 6,842 65.3 52.9 50.3 996,036 887.902 349.098 58 2 3.3 73,29 5.928 9,137 4.6 66.941 2.9.7 1.170 28.2 1.284 72.4 6.387 22.6 18.9 189,827 2,260,122 11.9 0.1 42.6 578
St. Louis-San Francisoo ..... 1953 4,?3 596.241 596.241 5.627 24.967 12,002 67.6 45.8 46.9 1,846,671 1.650,299 746.783 113 8 6.6 9.836 13.467 23.273 3.8 34,320 2,?72 1.255 29.9 1,081 53.6 5.443 19. 181.5 303.169 2,526.109 8.3 6,7 36.8 339
1934 4,58& 572,1s8 572,158 5,425 ,658985 11,808 65.7 3 6.1 47.7 1.707.2 39 1,522,22 674,88 110 -6 3.2 13.222 10,281 23,503 2.8 51,281 2,665 1,182 29.8 933 47.7 4,929 19.3 170.3 327.263 2,608,741 8.0 36.5 36
St. Louis-San.Fran. & Texas 1954 1 56 19.128 19,128 61 329 6.7 39.31 4.9 46,286 39,512 17,21 3 47 473 6.1 38,160 2,122 957 31.0 1.254 62.5 3.788 18.0 325.5 6.360 29,691 .7 32.6 212
553 553 7.2 37,311 2.066 900 28.0 1,021 54.0 3.678 18.1 223.9 6.36o 29,911 4.7 32.6 212
St. Louls Southwestern Lines. 1955 1,554 320,759 320,783 1.525 14,893 5,536 72.9 39.2 47.5 1.015,750 918,818 410",72 52 10 16.1 1,706 3.870 7.576 1.4 55,224 2.867 1.282 27.6 1,973 98.1 8,810 19.3 177.7 49,699 301.579 6.1 20.0 39.3 331
1954 1,555 27.079 274,079 1.317 .11,934 4,230 75.8 4.1, 07.9 791,105 719,771 321,74 53 6 10 14.5 2,425 4,592 7.,017 1.7 51,280 2.633 1,177 26.9 1,547 779 6.897 19.5 141.1 48,720 263,551 35.4 20.0 40.1 46
Texas & New Orleans..........1955 4.302 689,952 689.952 4,.293 27.648 14,342 65.5 51.8 49.2 2,100,798 1.890,667 840,312 137 6 4.2 5,645 16.742 22.387 1.6 55.279 2,758 1.226 30.4 1,.218 61.1 6,511 20.2 175.8 198,680 2,470.176 12.4 -42.0 43
1954 4.275 669,14 669.14 3,065 24.910 17,313 59.0 52.9 46.0 2,003,187 1,799.088 747,260 140 32 18.6 6,560 16,336 23.09 2.1 53.268 2.708 1.125 30.0 1.058 59.8 5.827 19.8 137.1 211.215 2,762.071 13.1 15.8 42.5 416

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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION .. Statement No. M-200
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS OCTOBER 1955

u.s. S.M oTo JAN 7 A



Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of OCTOBER 1955 Compared with OCTOBER 1954


FREIGHT SERVICE


Miles
of road
operated


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New England Region:


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Locomotive-mnies


Principal
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Boston Maine .............. 1955 1.563
1954 1,664

N. Y., New H. & Hartford. ... 1955 1,746
1954 1,746
great Lakes Region:
Delaware & Hudson .......... 1955 792
1954 793

Del., Lack. & Western ....... 1955 962
1954 962

Erie ........................ 1955 2.224
1954 2.225

Grand Trunk Western ......... 1955 952
1954 952

Lehigh Volley ....... .... 1955 1,137
1954 1.150

New York Central .......... 1955 10,661
1954 10,663

New York, Chi. & St. Louis .. 1955 2.154
1954 2.161

Pitts. & Lake Erie ........ 1955 221
1954 221

Wabash ...................... 1955 2.381
1954 2.381
intral Eastern Region:
Baltimore & Ohio........... 1955 6,072
1954 6,077

Besseer & Lake Erie #....... 1955 208
1954 209

Central RR Co. of New Jersey. 1955 613
1954 613

Chicago & Eastern Ill. ..... 1955 868
1954 868

Elgin, Jollet & Eastern a/ .. 1955 236
1954 236

Long Island ........ .... 1955 345
1954 345

Pennsylvania System ....... 1955 9,892
1954 9,906

Reading............. .... 1955 1,303
1954 1,304

Western Maryland ......... 1955 846
1954 852
loahontas Region: 1955 5,041
Chesapeake Oho ........... 1955 5,063


Norfolk & western ........... 1955 2,104
1954 2,110
authern Region:
Atlantic Coast Line .........1955 5,278
1954 5.34o

Central of Georgia. ........1955 1.731
1954 1.731

Cinn. New Orleans & T.P. ... 1955 336
1954 336

Oulf, Mobile & Oho ......... 1955 2,717
1954 2,718

Illinois Centrl ............ 1955 6,531
1954 6.537

Louisville & Nashville ...... 1955 4,714
1954 4,716


263,847
249,654

270.088
2!51.139

193,662
193,230

308,597
265,805

644.986
571,687

270,330
239,268

226,598
212,351
2,669,301
2,343,412

780,908
709,843

67,367
53,559
601.150
491,874

1,704,940
1,490,375

65.048
43,662

127,829
126,459

123.097
123.785

91.789
73,400

24.473
23.627

3,247,630
2,656.547

356.532
313.187

177,678
148,941

1.604,494
1,315.990

784,089
637,389

795.535
743.689

200.305
191,264

150,889
141,446

280,604
282.516

1.298.754
1.,330.681

929.586
878,099


270,662
253.253

270,207
251.259

200,527
198,269

321.406
279,809

651,213
575,466
275,804
248.650
229.718
215,854
2,717,637
2.373,473
802,274
736,152

68,319
53.695
602,644
492,431

1.887.731
1.637.435

70.766
46,775

128.896
127,086

123.097
123,785
92.090
74,547

25.737
24.877

3,49,.449
2.838,996

358.659
316.188

184,834
153.865

1,638,173
1.336,208

839,814
679,469

795.541
743.689

200,331
191,290

150.889
141.684

280.604
282,516

1,299,6816
1,333.361
942,256
882,751


12,289
7,594

19,209
15,739

7,883
9,910
20,097
20,966

26,188
17,394

2,146
2,291

8,187
5,930
120,092
81,317
6,702
7.016

106

6,991
6.521

171.830
146,277
222
136

6,544
5,459

2,357
2,381



3.255
3,144

264,613
198.564

15.029
10,225

10,372
7,318

48,258
37,968

72,485
56.685
9.210
8.499

1,966
2,121

1,101
976

225
194

39,843
43.398

18.548
17,004


Car-miles


I *l I- -I


I kv I Ni I %wi I-


Per-
Per- cent
cent east-
loaded bound
east of
total
(9) (10)


10.527
8.996

11,126
11,405

11.258
9,617

14,502
12,166

37,236
33.572
9,018
8,288

11.625
11,204

112,425
97.587

34,105
29,177
2,804
2.509

27.935
22,834

70,014
61,849

3.387
2.378

4,989
4.840

5.363
6.162

3.313
2,436

264
264

142,888
116,713

14,319
12,078

7,480
5,734

72.803
58.073
38,982
31,392
25,644
23,095

8,524
7,954
10,292
9,195
16,458
15.522

57.316
52.950

35,174
33,918


Ton-miles (thousands)


Gross

Including Excluding
locomotives locomotives
and tenders and tenders
(11) (12)


Net

Revenue
and non-
revenue
(13)


NulKber nf road loconlotivrs

S. .rviceal, hl P ce
Un- eel


Number of freight cars on line


Home Foreign


(18) (19)


I -1 -- --1--- I* I I I- I


4,517 70.0
4,233 68.0

4,708 70.3
5.043 69.3

4.037 73.6
4,819 66.6

5,163 73.7
5,589 68.5

15,194 71.0
14,253 70.2

5,431 62.4
5,116 61.8

5.553 67.7
5,640 66.5
64,092 63.7
63.515 60.6
15,924 68.2
14.666 66.5

1,182 70.3
1.594 61.2
13,424 67.5
10,201 69.1

36.667 65.6
36,709 62.8

2,253 60.1
1,302 64.6

2,262 68.8
2,48 66.4

2,397 69.1
3,203 65.8
1.549 68.1
1,332 64.6

215 55.1
227 53.8
65,054 68.7
60,249 66.0

7,098 66.9
7,150 62.8

3,945 65.5
3.228 64.0

52,3o3 58.2
41,463 58.3

26,993 59.1
20,784 60.2

16,680 60.6
16,246 58.7

3.968 68.2
3,764 67.9

3.534 74.4
3.283 73.7
6,464 71.8
6.867 69.3

30,988 64.9
32,746 61.8

20,439 63.2
19.670 63.3


63.6
61.9

62.7
64.6

62.1
60.7

58.2
60.0

64.3
65.2

61.7
63.-3

65.3
65.5

63.4
64.8

57.4
58.7
42.8
36.3

52.5
55.5

59.5
60.8

21.8
30.8

65.0
66.9

51.2
51.6
49.1
47.9

82.6
81.:4

57.1
57.9

69.3
70.5

75.7
75.6

52.1
47.9

56.4
49.0

51.1
51.2

54.3
56.9
46.9
49.9

54.7
55.6

55.9
57.3
59.4.
60.2


735,721
641,227

757,077
768,355
822,318
737,104

1,039.223
873.058

2.497,.523
2,214,680

702,798
645,549

876,139
810,708

8.585.880
7,629,172

2.575,383
2,221,528

250,886
237,.008

1.946.357
1.574,453
6,025,266
5,181,059
436,338
288,521

395.504
387.370

398.981
385.641
249.194
204,164

22,276
22,417

11.136,158
9,016,736

1,226,401
1.043,56a

680,449
524,869

6.853,043
5.368,202
4.056,917
3.185.737
2,109,163
1,900.574
651.984
600.166

660.106
606.371

1.193,628
1.134.971

4.499,476
4,269,940
2,897,161
2,765.594


660,736
573,110
676.846
690.823

754.345
668.446

944,70oo
784.,790

2.263,709
2,010,691

633,938
584,858
806.195
745.504

7,901,708
6.987.064

2,330.389
1,992,671

234.537
222,299

1.794.545
1,450,004

5,415,514
4.651,540

407,653
270,922

361.898
354,356

371,089
358.177
232,911
190,830

18.815
18,869

10,071,212
8,128,010

1,127,401
957,043
615.394
472,232

6.376,971
4,970.589

3.624,931
2,836.583

1,875.028
1.696,091

591,131
544,808

597.743
540.791

1.094.859
1,040,628

4,144,010
3,893,497
2,642.352
2.527,822


283,004
239,393
288,799
286,766

407,097
340,425

414,142
343,879

923,184
787,824

255.458
241.748

386.337
334,.852

3.584.173
3,084.904

1,079,754
894,.593

146,738
133.236

708.873
587.650

2,694,110
2.227,192

265,162
177,938

191.624
180,072

181.902
196,568
127,076
102,686

7.933
7,897

4,910,187
3.806.879

619,903
496.133

351.599
263,735

3,629,786
2,798.399

2,007,618
1.558,599
878,108
770,.574

288,648
261,160

269.288
242,735

533,4.63
490,803

1,985,710
1,792,637
1.368.685
1,299.128


1,721
2.432
1,848
2,768

3.176
5.980
3,122
7,299

6,997
12,173

3.748
4,089

6.905
8,690

49,782
77.390
6.184
9.547
2.419
9.673

8.687
8.486

39.730
56.941

2.684
5,857
2.276


2,703
2,777
6,490
7,517


4

95.973
116,180

10,342
18,727

4,102
6.339

44.734
53.913
29.671
34,613

16,984
20,278

2,427
3,109
439
556

4.527
5.213

22.324
26,918

23,208
31,936


Percent
un-
service-
able

(21)


I ..-,- --


Gross
ton-miles
per
train-hour,
excluding
| Iocomo-
tives and
tenders
(22)


10,525
7,916
22,455
13.854
6,002
4.,089

12,896
9,843

22,086
16,823

10,097
8.169
9,808
8,078

102,849
77.805
20,052
15,729
9,264
5,.100

10,869
10,769

43,803
42,116

1,385
715

10,720
9.883
,3.447
3,382
9.872
6.487

4,001
3,374
99,.44
87.517
21,819
14,708

5.078
2.874

38,825
25.775

10,185
7,271

17,415
14,245

7,492
6.287

4,450
5,003
12,*83
9.962

35,220
27,231

17,112
12,769


Gross
ton-miles Net
per ton-
train-milc, miles
excluding per
l-coio- tram-
tives and mile
tenders
(23) (24)


2.523 1,081
2,301 961
2,506 1,069
2,751 1,142

3,912 2,111
3,475 1.770

3,125 1.370
3,011 1,320

3,541 1,444
3.545 1.389

2,363 952
2,471 1,021

3.616 1.733
3.539 1,590
3,009 1,365
3,029 1.337

3.057 1,416
2.866 1.287

3.527 2,207
4,172 2,501

2,997 1,184
2,965 1,202

3,228 1,606
3.170 1.518

6,673 4,341
6,345 4.167

2.960 1.568
2.912 1,480

3,028 1,484
2,908 1,596
2,664 1,453
2.700 1,453

795 335
815 341

3,205 1,562
3.144 ,473

3.162 1.739
3.,057 1,585

3,533 2,019
3.226 1,802

3.999 2,276
3.796 2,137

4.743 2,627
4,562 2,507

2,367 1,109
2.291 1,041

2,963 1,447
2.857 1.370


Net Net
to- ar-
per per
loaded ar-

r-l day .ay

(25) (26) (27)


Net
ton-miles la
per mle of "1 p-
road per ht .n
day h2

(28) (29)


per Train-miles

tive-
day

(30) (31)


I ~ I I I 1 I ~ I I-----


12.246
10,348
24.,303
16,622

9,178
10,069

16,018
17,142

29.083
28,996

13.845
12,258

16.713
16,768

152.631
155.195
26,236
25.276

11,683
14,773

19,556
19,255

83.533
99,057
4.069
6,572
12.996
15.327
6,150
6,159
16,362
14,004

4,001
3,378

195.417
203,697

32,161
33,435

9,180
9,213

83.559
79,688

39.856
41,884

34,399
34,523

9.919
9,396
4,889
5,559
16,810
15,175

57.544
54,149

40.320
44,705


38,710
36.820
36.636
42,781

65,091
64.163

52.373
49.929

66,760
67.534

49,818
51.362

70.881
69.201

49.665
51,563

51.383
50,557

57.513
59.678

62,033
63.877

49.849
48,142

103,229
91.652

39,634
39,099
48,093
46,638
20.718
22.538

5,667
5,904

53,657
53.885
48,828
44.175

49,629
45.017

73.446
70,716

78.911
77,511
43,670
40.531

48.677
48.827

88,280
91.119

71.874
71.227

49.813
46.972

47,966
49.566


15.5
16.0
14.6
15.6

16.7
18.5

17.1
16.9

19.0
19.2

21.2
21.0

19.9
19.7
16.8
17.3

17.2
18.0

16.5
14.4

20.8
21.7

15.7
15.41

16.5
14.8

14.0
14.0

16.0
16.1

8.2
8.7

7.4
7.4

17.3
17.6

15.4
14.5
14.3
14.2

18.5
18.7

17.1
17.4

18.5
17.8

16.5
17.1

22.3
23.8
18.4
19.3

15.6
16.1

16.9
17.2


(32) (33)


148.9
120.0
108.0
113.0

182.9
166.8

190.2
164 4

144.9
129.3

135.1
107.5

238.7
224.5

147.6
106.7

147.0
118.9

171.6
77.4

200.7
166.3

128.2
100.2

159.0
115.6

93.2
94.0

148.7
153.0
97.9
75.2

129.0
70.1

102.0
75.4
75.6
63.3
187.5
71.9

107.9
4.5

123.7
92.8

118.9
109.2

91.1
93.9
72.8
70.3
108.48
110.7

77.9
72.5

160.6
108.4,


a/No passenger-train service.
Discontinued passenger service Varch 1955.


6-.gAS N ANGER SERVICE


484.808
490.631
680,426
828,289

66.365
69.155

318,186
318,985

325,421
328,822

97,636
98,250

112,869
119,087

2.533,640
2,587,810
100.675
100.233

30,285
32.220

226.297
224,902

806,300
844,774


3.294
178,288
175.323
117.567
127,040



572,232
518.253

2,493,689
2.575.032

287.305
296.986

14,924
13,822

303,444
316,861

226.374
246,462

470.442
542,003

103,142
120,880

58,002
57,886
150.,825
152,765
682,934
684,259

472.595
571.265


Pi




so


Pasenger-
train
car-ailes


Pe cent
un-
able of
total
locomo-
tives

(34)


-1 % I I- I -I k..


-7 1 13k4-


-+


2,584.572
2,587.393

5.390,618
6,239.870

470.977
508,013
2,206,368
2,202,110

2.630,953
2,615.807

911,461
889,387

887,570
1.030,318

28.944,974
29,274,805

745,100
749.148

175.129
185,035

1.867,325
1.797,788
6,982,511
7.315,888

6,714

1.063,412
1.061,220

1.048,280
1,066,638



4.197,063
4.107.997

30.754,358
31.157.979
1,412,816
1,510,520

30,131
32.342

2,805,950
2,774.094
2,015.,441
2,090,176

5.257.945
5.721,435

910.371
909.832
713.689
741.313

1.375,268
1.345.606
6,299,666
6,515.499
4.639.459
5.252.740


I I


Locomo-


locomo-
tive-
day

(36)


123
97
209
227

111
113

245
256

167
166

152
124

512
540

237
210

236
235

172
139
418
413

235
245


106

138
105

330
328



126
129

192
178

118
129

242
112

253
203

225
213

301
347
209
861

72
78
227
295

40
296


4T,








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
,age 2 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS
t.

Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of OCTOBER 1955 Compared with OCIOBER 1954 -Continued

FREIG HT SERVICE PASSENGER SERVICE
Locomotiv--miles Car-miles Ton-miles (thmuan.d) Number of road locomotive Number of freight cars on line Gross Gross Net Locomo-
Lcmtvnuon line __ -_ton-miles ton-miles Net Net P e percent t -oon-
Region, road, and year MikesPer- Gross Net Serviceable Per- per per ton- tCar-NtrP e-n- "
Sain- Per- cent Un- cent Percent train-hour train-mile, miles ile1 mil ton-nues ipasseger- service- mis
of r a.un e nu gor p r per per m ile of t s P r pe r T rain-milce tran rr a bservice- .11"miles
Roen be- d d L c n ludin Rvenue o Stored n- Home Foreign Total ou oomo- tr- cr- e r* r oad r ilo To- car-miles p i ta
ight (thou (thoU cent loaded bound Including Excluding Revenue Not stored C e- serv- e ar- .ocmo dhtr
helper snd a) ) loaded locomotives locomotives and non- stored able able tivesand tive ande mile dday tives dyv
total and tenders and tenders revenue able tenders
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) (35) (36)
Nashville, Ch-at. & St. Loul1955 103 1789 182 6,2 2.44 71.6 492.3 50.1 450,098 404.585 195,068 49 4 7.5 3.212 3,187 6,399 5.1 42.597 2.270 1.095 31.4 961' 2.7 6.033 18.8 125.5 88.876 920.148 10.4 37.2 182
1954 104.3 1800 t93 183.76 4.046 6.,007 2.522 70.4 41.4 49.6 437,165 392.798 179.585 47 6 21.3 3.544 3.323 6.867 3.7 42,700 2,18 1.o000 29.9 $834' .9.7 5.554 19.6 122.4 96.,98 912.460 9.4 36.9 199
Seaboard in ...........19 4.053 607537 607. 1.3 24.798 13.183 65.3 52.6 49.9 1962.038 1.771.355 833.777 136 10 6.8 11.283 15.882 27,165 2.7 53.528 2,956 1.392 33.6 975 44.4 6.636 18.4 162.2 462.440 4,636,364 10.1 12.1 4. 4
1954 4.053 571.63 571.693 697 23.105 13. 63.1 53.9 50.6 1.828.131 1.650.532 768.019 128 18 12.3 13.725 13.663 27.388 3.4 52,018 2,933 1.365 33.2 940 44.8 6.113 18.0 148.9 459. 80 4.380.094 9.6 10.8 43.2 396
southern ........5............5 1.355 951.5 13.282 47,424 19.989 70.3 56.0 49.8 3.382.o02 3.025.952 1.419. 285 5 1. 1,.681 27.724 42.005 3. 54.119 3.195 1.:9 29.9 1.096 52.1 7.310 17.0 121.0 644.396 5 .4 9. 16 3. 3.3.9 339
.Northwestern...g -19. 4 6,26 9 ."637 962e1 1.953 43,420 20.159 68.3 57.2 49.8 3,13601 2.797.65 1.275,570 281 2 1 7 18.877 a 25,668 4,545 4.5. 5.1679 2.922 1,332 29.4. 91 46.9 6,571 17.4 121.9 6836.830 6.604.160 9.7 34.6 335
Chi. orth Westrn ........1955 7791 11 840019 10.469 3777 18.837 66.7 62. 51.0 2.77.255 2552.17 33 0 157 13 29 14.6 .996 33267 49.263 4.9 53.731 380 3.0 75437.7 4.692 17.6 .6 779777 614502 8.0 19.3 39 176
19, 793.929 796026 10.986 34.86 17.106 66.6 62.1 5.0 2,456.674 2.25 716 1,.42,673 161 3)6 8 19.6 18857 Z7.,553 6,410 5.5 48.657 2,953 1.363 30.5 6 33.9 ,28. 17.1 12.9 852.302 7382.,52 8.7 19.3 39.9 166
Chicago Great est ....ern .......1955 1437 141.9 141.591 222 8.913 3.697 0.7 5 8.0 49.3 654.248 589.o5 274.208 2 1 3.0 1.26 4.413 5.7 3. 77.80 4.168 1.90 30.8 1.532 70.5 6.15 i .7 1.8 66.7'102 75.* 4.1 14.3 32.5 309
...195 13 601 IN.,60 21e=8,068 3 2663 68.8 57. 49 .0 599,732 537.082 24,304 3 0 3 9.1 1.912 3.872 5.78 3.3 7.917 3.99 1,78 30.3 1.35 12 55.1 ,5 219.0 140.9 7102 31.739 4.2.4 32.1 329
Chl.,Ulw..St.P.e PLacifc ... 2110.633 1.15.68 1.175.W 63 5.16 53.8 3 25.513 67.8 61.2 52.0 3.939.4 1 3.586.695 1,.61.008 00 32 24 6 .7 5.4.7 36.232 61.669 5.) 58.384 3011. 1.~,21 30.51 3660.4 4 .975 18.82 18.0 655.117 5.685.9 8.8 5.8 .6 30
19 10.P32 1.072....65. 1.093.017 25.435 6.8 25.748 64.5 62.4 51.8 3,473.314 3.143.727 1.376.02 31 36 53 13.2 34.244 29833 64.077 6.4 53.064 .944 1.288 29.4 35. 6 75 18.1 96.9 .81 6.0.454 8.8 9.8 1.5 257
Chi., St. nn*pol OM1u955 1.606 16.039 170.,68 4.618 6.171 2.36 72.9 60.3 51.1 45.333 414.398 1.06 59 13 18.1 1.226 9.641 lo.86 2.6 35.519 2,50Ol 1.11 30.2 585126.3 3.798 14.5.6 84.9 106.025 2 5.876 7.8 8.3 36-3 266
... nnpo1.60 16.85 169.3o8 4.84 8 5.698 2.36o 70.7 63.6 53.9 16.086 375.941 167.3 58 2 20 25.0 1.72 7.57 7 8.749 3.9 31,486 2.o5 1,026 29.4 594 28.6 3.62 14.o 780.7 109. 853482 7.8 13.3 35.6 237
Duluth. .Ul.abe & Iron Range. 1955 569 1,9.G15 1599.1 1. 50 7.249 7.07 50 .7 4.5 884. 557, 72 473.274 64 6 8.6 14o.92 96 14.998 2.2 83.317 5.238 3.1 0 65.3 1.2 331.2 26.831 16.9 81.2 7.688 71688 1.0 -29.0 4
S 567 95358 95786 7 3,78 3,686 07 7.0 0. 7 4,5219 9 12W4036 9 26 t 8.5 14.599 568 1.167 2.2 75,891 4. 625 2,758 6.8 530 16.9 14.168 17.3 49.3 7.68" 7.69 6 1 -33. 29.0
Oreat Northern ..............1955 8.2S 1.327.949 1.335.717 40.601 55.99 27.557 6:0 1:4. :g 4.527.707 107239 2.06.940 286 56 27 7.3 19.61 22.993 42.454 2.0 5.591 3.136 1.563 6.6 1.683 60.5 7.983 18.3 1293. 3 5.665 5.323.539 10.5 40; 360
194 .295 1.2.345 109. 4o.374 49.737 25.491 661 68.7 3 3.950.014 3.577.547 1709090 267 57 4 10.2 22.292 22.993 5.285 2.3 53.075 00 136 186 52.2 6.646 17.9 93.5 602.119 6. 9 10.8 4.9. 442
ULnnepo.1..St.P.& 5.9t..ri. 1955 4.1 40.816 433.30 3.035 5.433 7.074 68.6 65.9 .5 1.2,2.219 1.09.415 5 07.577 84 9 2 2.1 6.2. 9.1 32 15.367 5.4 50.919 2.445 1.194 32.9 1.020 45.2 3.926 21.1 165.9 175.5 955.416 3.4 34. 192
1954 4.169 398.641 401.758 4.42 13.880 6.07o 69.6 65.2 56.3 1.040 .35 887.300 420.019 102 15 12.8 7.353 ?.465 14,.818 4.8 44.519 2.248 1.064 30.3 910 43.2 3.250 20.0 121.1 179.306 1.028.459 5.7 31.7 2.7 140
Northern le ......... 95 .59.273 24.6 40.875 17.374 70.2 62.3 52.4 3.099.543 2,767.313 1.298.26 275 27 57 15.9 6. 18.264 3.812 2.5 5o.138 2.961 1.389 31.8 1.152 51.7 6.374 19.0 94.8 456.638 4.014.539 10.2 9.3 39.3 292
ntr c............ W1954 6.570 919.314 9.48,462 39.589 8.879 17.66 68.8 66.2 54.9 3.007.726 2.65b.019 1.Z20.42 319 5 5 14.5 19.84 17.064 36.898 .4 51.718 2.914 1.339 31.4 1.016 47.1 5,992 17.9 91.5 481.590 4.273.299 10.0 4.1 38.2 277
ACh., TOp. Pe (tInl. 1955 213097 2.613950 2,722,805 70,950 123.62o 617 9 66.7 45.4 8.8 9,119.135 81,555 .686 522 8 32 5.0 50.168 4.;17 5 70.791 3 1195 258.170 7 77 8 150 1.70.25 7 21109.952 1 8 55
..a& S.r. and P.& S.F.)- 1954 1.075 2.433.961 2.516.542 54.208 l.o98 i 5.251 65.6 48.4 49.8 8.337.al7 7.393.801 2.83u.722 525 Li0 Z5 3.8 56.74 ) 30.849 87.603 3.6 68.412 3.050 1.168 25.5 1.055 63.1 6.98) 22.5 133.6 1.833.475, 20.585.097 12.1 2.7 47.7 4
Chi.. Burl. & Quioy ........ 1955 a.7 1. 0?217 1300.551 3 .82 59.025 25.131 70.1 59.6 51.4 4..159.783 3.739.416 1,629,150 242 9 31 11.0 19.58 24,727 4 .265 3.2 58.64 2.873 1,252 27.6 1.175 bO .7 5.990 20.4 166.5 994-363 8.507.4310 9.o2.7 43.4 402
1954 8ak ^.. ^1. 9 1..346.094 .730 56.092 29.96 65.2 60.2 49.2 4.108.0l 3.680.078 1.56:.759 01 7 2 12.0 18.681 27.067 45.74 2.66 .4.650 2.743 1.167 27.9 1096 60.2 5.72 20.0 2 137.7 l.o.964 8.,34508 .9 7.0 43.? 35,2
Chi., Rook 1. acifoi.....195.5 7.904 868.02 805.916 1.101 36.4.0 17.978 6.0 54.4 5 0.5 2.742.121 2.512.114 1. 12.360 167 3 5 2.9 1.287 22,595 32.882 4.8 56.816 2.902 1.285 30.5 1.102 53.9 4.540 19.6 168.3 766.249 6.l9.928 8.7 7.8 41.3 295
19 P f7.907 872.723 865.320 1.359 34.542 18.08 65.6 54.4 49.8 2.626.933 2#10.809 .055.404 165 7 3 1.7 12.797 17.722 30.,519 6.2 52.730 2.771 1.21 30.6 1.117 55.7 4.306 19.1 169.7 785.101 6.411.709 8.7 3.9 40.8 312
Denver R. Western ...... 1955 2.165 31.64 412.13 44.975 19.75 7.369 72.1 59.5 52.3 1.48.12o 1.258.485 592.808 74 9 22 21.0 7.531 8.265 15.796 3.2 59.181 3.3o04 1.556 31.1 1.210 54.0 8.833 17.9 149.0 142,012 1.186.339 8.4 37.3 661
195 2.164 366.095 39. 614: 38.170 17.278 6.663 72.2 63.9 54.: 5 1.329.236 1.17.664 535.074 86 20 34 24.3 8.o07 6.848 14.935 3.7 57.206 3.142 1,465 31.0 1.142 51.1 7.976 18.2 lo6.4 141.410 1.127.243 8.0 20.0 37.3 418
Southern Paolfe............95 8.068 2.451.?08 2.7.329 202.181 .M1 8.534 65.5 5.9 49.0 8.a9.21 7.486.598 3046.852 668 17 89 11.5 27.576 50.726 78.302 1.7 58.04 3.087 1.256 27.4 1.280 71.3 12.182 19.0 124.3 870.283 11,952.91 13.8 12.9 41.2 301
1954 8.063 2.366.M97 2 149,851 283.281 106.643 61.588 63.4 56.7 494. 8.390.094 7.454.201 2.971.o27 624 19 127 16.5 32.495 41.675 74.170 1.9 57.348 3.176 1.266 27.9 1.271 72.0 11.889 18.2 123.4 1.04.446 13.333.643 12.9 21.6 o0.1 261
Union aoic ............... 9.806 2.65.542 2.928.62 12 .894 11.014 61.15 m .2 58.6 U1.6 9.452.087 8.361.659 3.401.370 490 42 14 17.6 26.690 38.928 65.618 1.8 74.791 2.945 1.198 26.0 1.681 95.0 11.189 25.6 15.*4 1.171.171 14.371,186 12.4 17.3 50.3 356
1954 9.816 2.867.130 2.952.421 16 125.4.19 6.7125 66.0 60.9 51.6 9.336.541 8.240.096 3.327.426 12 182 128 15.6 32.773 36.636 69.409 2.5 72.523 2.882 1.164 26.5 1.528 87.3 10.935 25.4 125.2 1.341.685 16.461.985 12.5 11.3 49.8 324
Western Paolo.............55 1.10 317.06 26.53 6 .79 5.789 73. 0.2 51.5 1.122.830 996.086 453,586 48 1.946 4.836 6.782 1.4 79.522 3.171 1.441 28.7 2.227 06.o 12.296 25.3 231.8 85.945 770.839 11.9 49.4 507
tw rn o 1.190 2.1.33 254.009 .6 12. 029 .899 51. 2.8 85 .799 751,919 332274 41 4 2.289 3.260 ,549 3.5 76.789 3.000 1,326 27.6 1.873 95.4 9.007 25.7 193.8 82.979 728.U3 12.0 48.8 475
out*leatern Regponr 88 ,,.,0rr20..
International. %,orth 95 6224 3 30 63 3 42:7 46 2 474 456 430,224 200,794 -4 1 2.4 858 6,233 7,091 3.7 65.03 3.123 1458 32.3 891 42.2 5.867 20.9 -115. 75.768 708.023 9.4 39.1 40?
I954 1,103 127,503 127.503 5. 428 2,828 6:.7 40.6 4:59 436,866 397:040 147,792 45 876 5.520 6.396 2.9 60.962 3.118 1.475 34.6 947 41.6 5.492 19.6 97.9 78,978 738.579 9.4 3.3 425
nsa City southern ........ 5 6 129.738 9. 9.232 4.093 69. 49.6 48.2 714.082 647.172 296.433 27 3 10.0 864 6.575 7.439 1.9 86.578 4.,063 1.861 32.1 1.295 58.2 10.793 21.4 211l.2 119.o94 795,595 6.7 ".2 512
194 86 n W t.7p 222 8.040 3.847 67.6 50.9 47.O 62.4:53 560.Z25 5o.97 24 11.1 1.009 6.131 7.140 3.7 83.708 3.973 1.780 3.2 1.145 54.2 9.138 21.2 185.8 133.092 836.189 6.3 S.0 614
No.- Aei.- Texas Lne ..... 3955 3.20 343.08 343.08 3.632 15.61 7. 229 68.3 35. 43.6 1.106.057 990.473 433.411 87 3.273 8.124 11.397 6.6 57.690 2.896 1.267 27.8 1.241 65.4 4.,328 20.0 140.5 228.665 1.975.628 8.6 4 o.1 41
O 3.2" 3;0.444 30.4 3.828 4.167 7.822 64.4 37.6 46.3 1,012:508 910.177 384.620 87 4.1 5.970 10.114 10.3 55.229 2.603 1,100 27.1 1.190 68.0 3.842 21.3 143.5 233.636 2.117.003 9.1 39:. 43
Missourl Paco lowe .......... 1955 6.8w 1 .18.5 1.0. 1.163 0.093 2 2.662 68.9 50.2 0.8 3.670.52 3.342.869 1.535.822 240 36 29 9.5 14.337 21.723 36.060 3.0 70.732 3.237 1.487 30.7 1.377 65.2 7.188 22.0 116.6 477.820 4.41.517 9.3 16.1 4. 275
195 4 6.896 65.237g 985.338 11.090 44:.806 21568 67.5 52.5 o0.5 3.315417 3.015.324 1.370G826 213 49 93 26.2 18.975 21.765 40.740 7.2 65.992 3.070 1.396 30.6 1.138 55.1 6,412 21.6 96.5 517.874 4.749.284 9.2 12.2 43.2 422
Texa&Pac c.............1 1 .2 329.382 329.382 3.516 16.239 8.101 66.7 1 0.8 48.3 1.2.981 1.130.659 449.152 61 1 1.6 2.339 7.566 9.905 2.1 72.168 3.446 1.369 27.7 1.507 81.7 7.952 21.0 188.1 199.297 2.259.604 U1.3 9.1 2.6 588
29.54 1.P822 31.01.o 31.6.010 2.99 13 ,74 7.29 65.5 52.9 49.8 1:075,066 96. 694' 384.441 59 3 4.8 2,983 6,390 9,373 3.7 7,66 3,0o56 1,222 28.0 ,1340 73,2 6.806 22.2 18&.8 199,107 2.313.688 11.6 9.1 42.8 5
La.16 6 196 67.1 446 5.8 1.995,970 1.792044 801.475 115 7 5.7 9.194 13,031 22.225 3.1 55.284 2.871 1.284 29.6 1.136 57.3 5.654 19.3 184.1 312.672 2.585.252 8.3 3.6 A.8
t. L4ul35-an r5ncloo .....5 .2 ,23, 960 2 S; U 6.1 4.0 46.3 1803:844 1,599.75 695.595 1o9 4 3.5 11.753 10.532 22.285 2.8 51.782 2,667 1.169 29..0 980 51. 4.916 19.3 185.4 339.265 2.636.101 7.8 31:5 07
St. Louls- n.(ran. & exas 1955 56 I.%$ 18.98 58 16 01 6.0 35.4 46. 4 46,334 39 687 18.055 2 461 461 9.3 38.719 2.101 956 30.9 1.247 61.1 3.?33 18.5 321.5 6.606 30.913 4.7 32.7 -23
29 6 l x 19. 39 63 36 4 63.4 39.9 47? 50.383 43.579 19269 2 41 41 7.4 40728 2.249 994 30.5 1.226 63.3 3,984 .1 218.7 6572 319 4.9 32.7 21
St. Louis Southwestern Lines. 195-5 .55 329.26? 329.291 1,.5,4 16,191 4.3 7 6,5 39-5 ,5 l07016 969.921 433,568 55 9 14.1 1,657 5.780 7.437 .9 56,73o 0 2,948 1,3188 26.8 1,863 91.0 9000 19. 182.5 50.344 307,793 6.1 4 325
1954 1..,55 .78, 205.794 1.423 13,24594.,4626.0 4:3.8247.9 866.078 790.876 353.547 53 5 11 1.9 2,390:4,94. 7,335 1.7 53.1?75 2.70 1.238 26.7 1.9 79.4 7,334 19.2 14 5.1 ,50.344 261.3 52 39r.? 406
Texas & New Orleans ......... 1955 4.302 "3.090 73.0"0 3.96 29.65 14.209 67.6 51.3 48.2 2 219.020 1.997.012 903. 45 142 2 1.4 4.946 16.126 21,072 1.7 56.491 2.740 1.240 30.5 1.341 65.1 6.775 20.7 176.9 190,636 2,447,934 12.8 .4
19 4 4.275 7o5,684 705,684 4, 9 26..?: 68 17.1.33 61.o 3,1 47.4: 2:103.594 1,9,7: 800.1:482 15.4 6,345 14.47 2. 762 2.1 On 2,698 1.141 29.9 1,177 64.6 6,040 20.5 1W0.9 219.5486 2,697.77 12.3 .1.1 75

** Report of trustee or trustees.
(OVER)




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~LI lb lZ:Y~


Subject to revision


Region, road, and year




(1)


New England Region:
Boston & Maine .............. 1955
1954

N. Y., New H. & Hartford. .. 1955
1954
Great Lakes Region:
Delaware & Hudson ........... 1955
1954

Del., Lack. & Western ....... 1955
1954

Erie ....................... 19

Grand Trunk Western ......... 1955
1954

Lehigh Vnlley ............... 1955
............... 195"

New York Central ............1955
1954

New York, ChI. & St. Louis .. 1955


Pitts. & Lake Erie .......... 1955
1954

Wabash ...................... 1955

Central Eastern Region:
Baltimore & Ohio ............ 1955
1954

Bessemer & Lake Erie ....... 1955
1954

Central RR Oo. of New Jersey. 1955
1954

Chicago & Eastern Ill. ...... 1955
1954

Elgin, Jollet & Eastern L/ .. 1955


Long Island ............... 1955


Pennsylvania System ......... 1955

Heading ..................... 1955


Western Maryland ............ 1955
1950
Pocahontas Reglon:
Chesapeake & Ohio ........... 1955


Norfolk & Western ........... 195

Southern Region:
Atlantic Coast Line ......... 1955


Central of Georgia. .......... 1955


Cinn. New Orleans & T.P. .... 1955
1954

Gulf, Mobile & Ohio ......... 1955
1954

Illinois Centrel ............ II

Lounlsvlle & Nashville ...... 1955
1954


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA



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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS A ND STATISTICS


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* ;,_ i-' ..- '----- --- ,.- i


Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of NOVEMBER 1955 Compared with NOVEMBER 1954


FREIGHT SERVICE


Miles
of road
operated


(2)


Train-
miles



(3)


Locomotive-miles


Principal
and Light


Loaded Empty
(thou- (thou-
sands) sands)

(6) (7)


Car-miles


Per-
cent
east-
bound
of
total
(10)


Ton-miles (thousands)


Gross

Including Excluding
locomotives locomotives
and tenders and tenders
(11) (12)


Number of road locomotives
on line


Number of freight cars on line


rF- ----I s--r"1-1 1 I


Net Serviceable


Revenue
and non-
revenue
(13)


Not
stored
(14) (15)


Home


Foreign


(18) (19)


Total


(20)


Percent
un-
service-
able

(21)


Gross Gross
ton-miles ton-miles
per per
train-hour, train-mile,
excluding excluding
locomo- locomo-
tives and tives and
tenders tenders
(22) (23)


Net
ton-miles
per mile of
road per
day

(28)


Oatrn
.11.6 pea
train
hour


(29)


Locomo-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-
tive-
day

(30)


Train-miles


Passenger- Psasen-
train ger-train
car-miles cars per
train


(32) (33)


Percent
service-
able of
total
locomo-
tives
(341


1 -I- I. I '1- I I---l-l- I F I -I-- f-I F-I -l -I I -l -I--I -I (----I- I- -I- I L _______ I ___ '~' l'~~'I


1,563
1,627

1,746
1,746

792
793

962
962
2.224
2,225

952
952

1,137
1,150
10.661
10,663

2,154
2,161

221
221

2,381
2.381
2,3K81

6.072
6.077

208
209

613
613

866
868

236
236

345
345
9.892
9.906
1,303
1.304

846
852

5.041
5.063

2.104
2,110

5.278
5.340

1,731
1.731

336
336
2,717
2,718

6,531
6,539

4.714
4,713


246,140
245,049
287,908
249,352

180,580
1866,232

298,249
258,141
607.125
541.050

287.482
228,986
217,985
207.028

2,639.199
2,280,111

763,801
694,774

63.255
51.922

552.363
510,602

1,69",534
1,428,153

53.916
31,975

122.336
123,582

131.576
123,666

91,180
73,623

24.751
23.560

3.070.460
2,629,969

353.466
314,576

170.068
154,238

1,572,981
1,257,174

743.083
629,896

839.292
759,718

200,318
187,541

145.795
138,252

278,503
268,971

1.318,312
1.20.905
928,062
852,293


252,223
249,385

288,362
249,422

185,675
191,958
310.747
272.403

613,227
544.413
292,162
235.447
221,561
210,667

2,680,631
2.304.945
787.167
716,899
63,527
51.922
554.760
510.957

1,562,350

56.806
32.892

123,228
124.343

131,576
123,666

91.169
73.888
25,995
24,832

3.277,340
2,810,854

353.452
319.437

177,397
158,802

1,594,548
1,274.,738

788.316
671.754

839.28
759724

200.,344
187.566

145.795
138,252

278,503
268.971

1,319.460
1,272,424

936.958
857.055


10.491
8,434

17,854
18,241

6,235
10,123
20,690
19,967

21,874
17,447

1,720

8.454


122.296
76.510

5,872
6,470

240

6,280
7.203

184.413
143,702

148
82
6,192
5.753
2.435
2.879

6


3.202
3.177

252.576
199.065

14,069
12.132

10.559
7.239
45.867
34,662
61,224
56.495

9.595
8,483

1,866
2,480

1.053
1,120

357
223

39.944
41,168

18,968
16.959


9.529
8,676

11.569
10.853

9,633
8,913

12.698
11.677

33.179
30.532

8.989
7,659
10,787
10,223

105.370
92.159

31.777
27.425

2.944
2,339

24.934
22.718

65.438
57.009

2,792
1,354

4,699
4."8
5.285
5,760

2,789
2,314

264
261

128.279
113.084

13,804
11.543
6,941
5.860
66,877
51.147

35,455
29.769
25,636
22,765

8,092
7.327

9,388
8.547
15.721
14.b807

52,.81
48,169

33.6639
30,663


5,186
4,601

5,389
4,958
4.217
4,707

5.515
6,159

15,072
14,789
5,871
4.978

5,571
5.4V7
67,767
64.124

17,293
15,682

1.148
1,314

13,180
12,126

38.557
36.202

1,631
712

2.181
2.496

2,624
3.043

1,685
1, 29

230
218

66.588
63,090
7,4814
7,376

3,945
3,404

53,039
41,167

25.83
21.963

17,690
17,074

3,921
3,647

3,984
4.031

6,791

32,727?
31.3%6
21.837
20,816


64.8
65.3

68.2
68.6

69.6
65.4

69.7
65.5
68.8
67.4
60.5
60.6

65.,9
65.1

60.9
59.0
64.8
63.6

71.9
64.0

65.4
65.2

62.9
61.2

63.1
65.5

68,3
64.3
66.8
65.4

62.,3
61.8

53.4
54.5
65.8
64.2
64.8
61.0

63.8
63.2

55.8
55.4
58.4
57.5

59.2
57.1

67.4
66.8

70.2
68.0

68.0
68.6

61.8
60.,6

60.?
59.6


51.6
53.1

50.1
52.1

50.8
52.7

47.8
48.7
48.5
49.7

50.3
49.7

51.5
53.3

48.5
49.1

50.6
50.5

51.4
50.1

49.3
50,1

52.3
52.2

50.6
54.0

52.7
52.8

49.7
51.3

53.6
54.1
48.8
50.5

49.7
51.2
53.3
54.0

51.9
53.2

49.0
50.4

50.3
51.5

51.2
50.8

51.6
52.5

52.6
53.2

51.9
51.8

52.1
50.6

49.8
49.1


691,375
638.834

796,430
741,284

721,575
697,057

901,349
851,840

2,266,712
2,073,544
719.747
600,910

820,366
761,787

8,444,037
7,385.067

2.474.543
2.152,734

263.340
219,294

1,757.622
1.603.833

5.883.026
4,881.017

349.765
152.531

375.334
377.,160

399.,333
387.523

246,421
201.058

22.269
22,011

10,217.704
8,992,779
1,181,195
1,058,125
644.,612
538.563

6,336,486
4.797,697

3,687.106
3.099.926
2.132,423
1,906,535

621,807
560.127

627,019
581,984

1,179.51


3.939.454
2,843,913
2,570,609


621.966
571.797

709.935
663.537

658,609
630,101
811,413
766.077

2,048,035
1,880,863

646.969
544,211
752,742
697,838

7.776,727
6,763.236

2,231,643
1,929,607

247,971
204,798

1,617,642
1,474,942

5,285.247
4.369.699

326.363
140.433
343,905
345,575

371.270
358.847

230.432
187,945

18.761
18,460

9,228.100
8,114,269
1,095.965
971.595
582.983
483,993

5,871,461
4,421.061

3,278.606
2,754.381

1,893.414
1,702.250

561,917
506,344

566.341
518.660

1,081.435
1.001,.9

3,940,091
3,585,325

2,590,011
2,351.649


I- 1-1-1 I I I- I I I I


i


247,886
232,971

293,285
274.171

344.405
319.502
357.623
331.185

824,.205
733.193
261,687
220.191

353.539
314.568
3,443,545
2,958,534

1.007.882
860,321

157,962
124,568

619,608
565,618

2.575.894
2,075.434

214,550
88,036

182,472
178,766

182.373
195.930

125,360
100,387

7,443
7.791

4.386,516
3,774.822

590.696
507.493

332,123
269.493
3.295.300
2,.399.518
1,799,467
1,487.244

869.602
759,602

270,606
239,813

248,668
219.694

509,433
471,943

1,.47.780
1,636,284

1,.319,943
1,168,192


1.758
2.473
1,782
2,725

2,469
6,113

3,461
6,990

7,111
12,798

3.700
4,408

6.882
9.004

47,065
72.615

6.564
9,751
1.925
8,064

11.775
8.866

', .305
56,98

2.597
7.238

2,-3i04
5,399
2,087
3,275

6,800
7.602


k
4.585
115,421
10.863
2%.135

4.836
6.686

46.442
57,848
31,725
38,339

17.649
21.031

2,405
3.273

384
526

5.175
5.924
23 289
24,999

27,307
'7,701


-F-1-1


8.996
8.061

19.033
14,428

5.419
4.310
12,919
9,630

19.304
15.541

10,235
8,788

9,707
7.400

104.253
84.,453

18.896
13.595
10,182
5.805
10,639
10.392

47,160
37.808

1.152
618
10,234


3,615


9.912
6,908

3,828
4.0146
100,.195
88.286

21, o0
16,619

4.774
2,884

35,007
25,509

9,834
6.997

18.128
13.672

6,711
5,484

5,144
11.439
8,817

29,950
22,019

14.055
11,731


10.754
10,534

20.,815
17,153

7.888
10.423

16,380
16.620

26.415
28,339

13,935
13,196

16,589
16.404

151,318
157,058
25,460
23,346

12.107
13,869

19.414
19,258

10,465
93,906

3.749
7,886

12,547
14,941

6,222
6,690

16.712
14.510
3,828
4,050

194.780
203.707

32,343
36.754
9,610
9.570

81.449
83,357

41.559
45,336

35,777
34,703

9,116
8,757

4,832
5,670

16,614
14,741

53.239
52,018

41,362
49.432


38.617
37,190

37,783
42.087

65.403
62,473

48,169
51,328

64,396
66,591

47.,380
47.496

70,893
69.374

49,952
51,188

50, 373
49,846

59,824
59,088

62.995
64,422

48.790
47,876

98,724
61.324

41,112
39,937
49,234
48,598

20,399
23,206

5.410
5.803

51,631
54,708

48,071
45,737

49.364
46,533
69,467
66,204

75,662
75.064

41.460
39,933

47,568
47.247
88,546
89.363

73,011
73,452

47.984
46,622
47.137
48,376


2.531
2,339

2,466
2,661

3,663
3,398
2,771
1,021

3,401
3,507

2,273
2,388

3.521
3.400
2,992
3,013

3,001
2,828

3.937
3.966

2.943
2,963
2.907

3.172
3,099

6.301
4,617

2.912
2,913

2,835
2,911

2,670
2.653

782
808

3.108
3,168

3.101
3.089

3.509
3.203

3,760
3,528
4.526
4.470
2,271
2,250

2,811
2.715

3,893
3.7?54
3,734

3,888
3,728

3,033
2,856

2.798
2,766


1,009
953
1,019
1,100

1,915
1.723

1,221
1,306

1,369
1,367

920
966

1,654
1,533

1.325
1.318

1,355
1,261

2,508
2,412

1,127
1,115
1,546
1,472

4.142
2.89"

1.545
1,507

1,392
1,589

1.452
1,417

310
341

1,477
1,474
1,672
1,614

1,999
1,784

2,110
1,915
2,484
2,414

1,043
1,004

1,354
1.286

1.709
1,589

1,832
1.757
1.423
1.304


26.0
26.8

25.4
25.3

35.8
35.8
28.2
28.4

24.8
24.0

29.1
28.7

32.8
30.8

32.7
32.1

31.7
31.4

53.7
53.3
24.8
24.9

39.4
36.4
76.8
65.0

38.8
39.8

34.5
34.0

44.,9
43.4
28.2
29.9

34.2
33.4
42.8
44.0

47.8
46.1
49.3
46.9

50.8
50.0

33.9
33.4

33,4
32.7
26.5
25.7

32.4
31.9

35.0
34.0


5,287
4.773

53599
5,234.

14.495
13.430

12,392
11,476

12,353
10,984

9,163
7.710

10.365
9.118
10,767
9,249

15,597
13,270

23,825
18,789

8.674
7,918

14.141
11.384

34.383
14,041

9,922
9,721

7,004
7,524

17,706
14,179
719
753
14,781
12,702

15,111
12,973

13,086
10.544

21,790
15,798

28.509
23.495

3,492
4,742
5.,211
4,618

24,669
21,795

6,250
5,788

9.431
8.341


15.3
15.9

15.3
15.8

17.9
18.5

17.7
17.3

19.1
19.2

21.1
20.0

20.5
20.6

17.0
17.3

17.2
17.9

15.3
15.0

21.5
22.3

15.6
15.6

16.3
14.0
14.6
14.3

17.4
16.7

8,1
9.1

7.1
7.4

17.2
17.7

15.5
14.8

14.4
14.8

18.6
18.8

17,1
17.2

18.4
17.8

17.0
17.5

22.8
23.8

18.8
19.7
16.1
16.5

16.9
17.5


150.3
124.2
121.1
117.9

176.6
164.7

193.9
166.7

141.7
128.2

146.7
104.6

237.6
227.5

153.6
111.0

148.7
120,3

165.8
76.7

189.6
177.1

133.7
102.0

133.2
85.5

88.3
91.6

156.4
151.6

100.4
76.5

132.9
72.3

99.0
78.0

75.6
65.7

186.4
93.9

105.3
83.7

117.8
96.1

131.3
115.7

94.6
95.9
71.8
74.4
110.7
108.7

85.b4
71.1

161.7
108.?


Locomo-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-
tive-
day
(36)


a/No passenger-train service.
I Disoontinued passenger service Maroh 1955.


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492,223
472.348

760,446
788.752

63,906
65.782
313,427?
311,623

315,132
315.647
92.002
91.170

109,609
116,952
2.491.554
2,494,178

96.405
96,401
29,575
31,316

218,930
218,179

777.836
808.562


3.276

172.533
169.,325

115.413
122,918



550,936
498,711

2.460,161
2,508.969

,276.423
287,965

14.924
15.018

285.914
308,695
217,054
237,046

455.005

99,493
119,052


56.440

146.079
149,496

649.828
662,111

473,605
547,064


2.520.240
2,577,477

6,275,570
6,145,669

438,324
478,587
2,.204,397
2,189,803

2,603,701
2.538.783

871,563
814,408

856,159
996.986
28,434,119
28,185,582
739,917
706,287

182,707
177.685

1,823,186
1,741,656

6,847.,680
6,812,849


6,552

1,037,454
1,020,383

1,047.783
1,068.800




4.092.320
3,970,896

30,766.,04
30.652,229

1.400,388
1.467,947
31.056
15.4'0

2.681s.538
2,676,244

1,976.,7?54
2,001,419

5.328.269
6,037.o107

901,675
925.408
709,802
732,507

1.337.910
1.310,558

6.3302,150
6,43.399

4.762,261
5,048.280


6.6
6.1

9.5
9.2

6.9
7.3
9.1
9.1

8.3
8.0
9.5
8.9
8.2
8.9
12.1
12.0

7.7
7.3
6.2
5.7

8.3
8.0

9.0
8.7

2.0

6.3
6.3

9.2
8.7




7.2
7.3

13.7
13.3

6.9
6.9

2,1
2.4
10.0
9.2

9.1
8.4

11.7
11.4

9.1
?7.8

12.5
13.0

10.2
9.9

11.4
11.6
10.1
9.3


1,426 39.) 1.077 45.4 9,333
1,374 38.) 827 36.5 8.262


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
page 2 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS



Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of NOVEMBER 1955Compared with NOVEMBER 1954-Continued

FREIGHT SERVICE PASSENGERSERVICE
Locomotive-miles Car-miles Ton-miles (thousands) Number of road locomotives Number of freight cars on line toGrss to Grs Net Net Locomo- Percent ocomo-
on- Car-_on line ton-iles ton-miles Net to Net C Net tive- Puent tim
Miles Per- Gross Net Serviceable Per- per per ton- miles ton- milan to l Tatiles Passenger- Passesn-tie-
Regn, ndd Train- Per- Ne entUn- cent Percent train-hour, train-mile, miles per per mile of super per Train-miletrainne
operated milne PrincipRl Loaded Empty Per- t slun- Home Foreign Total ser e- loc o lauding per oaded r ar- road per train loo car-ilea cars per total c loc me-
and-e Light ( hou (tho- ent loaded bound Including Excluding Revenue Not Stored ce- r-svi locom locomo-n train-e c ar day day hour tie- train
helper sands) sands) loaded east of locomotives locomotives and non- stored able ice- able tives and Lives and mile day day hor
total and tenders and tenders revenue able tenders tenders day
(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) (35) (36)

Nashville, Chatt. & St. Louisl955 1.043 173.49 177.539 3,601 5.652 2.677 67.9 44.5 51.1 426.436 381,696 180.163 49 4 7.5 3.226 3.188 6,414 4.5 41.030 2,201 1,039 31.9 937 43.3 5,758 18.6 126.2 86.300 914.441 10.6 37., 183
1954 1,043 174.367 177.865 3.833 5.803 2.446 70.3 41.3 49.6 417.718 374,687 174.002 48 5 9.4 3.704 3.310 7,014 1.4 42,409 2,155 1,001 30.0 836 39.6 5.561 19.7 122.4 86,210 917.913 10.7 36.7 183
seaboard Air Line........... 1955 4.053 620,622 620,622 2.0a4 25.123 13.504 65.0 54.7 51.6 1.968.593 1.773.122 835.120 146 10 6.4 11,527 16,184 27.711 2.6 52.596 2.906 1.369 33.2 1.015 46.9 6.868 18.4 165.3 447,870 4.881,362 11.0 12.9 44.0 460
1954 4.053 583.266 583,2166 6 23.336 14.171 62.2 53.9 51.8- 1 ,867.16 1.688.270 760,544 141 7 4.7 14.116 12.860 26,976 2.6 53.077 2.933 1.321 32.6 933 46.0 6.255 18.3 157.0 448,435 4.602,558 10.4 14.7 43.6 411

Southern ....................1955 6.264 918,000 918.060 12.227 43.999 20259 68.5 56.7 50.7 3.191.028 2,844,767 1.313.179 281 5 1.7 14.004 27,705 41.709 3.5 52,898 3.108 1,435 29.8 1,046 51.2 6.988 17.1 118.0 620.669 6,290.89 10.1 1.6 34.8 338
1954 6.262 932.539 932.614 11.531 40.576 21.164 65.7 57.8 50.3 3.010.767 2.678.793 1.204,021 281 2 .7 18,791 26.332 45,123 4.6 49,546 2,879 1,294 29.7 895 45.9 6.409 17.2 121.8 652.815 6.377.171 9.8 34.6 349
Iortlhwestern Region:
orthwei. & North Western.... 195 7.791 786.119 788.043 10.462 3209 18,713 63.2 58.6 50.0 2.443,211 2.236.961 962.730 152 11 35 17.7 15,738 30.112 45,850 4.7 52.072 2,903 1.249 30.0 675 35.6 4,119 18.3 145.8 662,028 5.198.185 7.9 24.3 37.7 154
1954 7.850 713.503 715.910 10.356 29,889 15,888 65.3 61.8 52.1 2.196,940 2.013.355 911.615 145 40 44 19.2 18.439 26,245 44,684 4.4 49,663 2.910 1,317 30.5 667 33.5 3.871 17.6 111.5 823.100 7.163,213 8.8 20.8 40.0 165

Chicao rea Western .......1955 1.437 132,074 132,074 223 8,002 3,432 70.0 57.9 50.0 582.551 523.188 237.567 32 1 3.0 1.458 4.077 5.535 3.4 76.067 3.966 1,01 29.7 1.405 67.6 5.511 19.2 139.2 66.193 303.119 4.6 14.3 33.1 317
1954 1.47 132,143 132,261 323 7.513 3.336 69.3 56.1 49.2 557.786 498569 227,400 31 2 6.1 2.321 3,879 6,200 3.0 74.203 3,777 1.723 30.3 1,265 60.4 5,275 19.7 139.5 68.760 297.851 4.3 14.3 32.2 329

Ci. ,Ulw.,t.P.& Pacific ...1955 10,633 1.060,127 1,076.802 22,216 44,676 25.17 64.0 58.4 49.9 3,368,159 3.047.945 1.334.862 291 31 24 6.9 27.388 34.094 61,482 5.4 54.621 2.885 1,264 29.9 723 37.8 4.185 19.0 113.0 751,435 7.114.939 9.5 5.8 44.7 362
1954 10.632 900.782 993.807 20,922 42.120 23.724 64.0 60.6 51.4 3,168.747 2.870.398 1,266,875 311 38 57 14.0 34.855 28,558 63,413 6.4 53,641 2,940 1,298 30.1 662 34.4 3.972 18.4 91.6 743,381 6.391.550 8.7 8.7 41.8 268

Chi., St.P.innepolls & omahal955 1,606 162,011 163,442 4.389 5.393 3.091 63.6 62.8 48.0 425,009 384708 167.417 54 15 21.7 1.185 8,040 9,225 2.6 35.536 2.413 1.050 31.0 556 28.2 3.475 15.0 87.7 103,404 779,906 7.5 7.7 37.2 268
1954 1,606 160.252 161.535 4.465 5.535 2.121 72.3 60.5 52.2 406,891 367.085 168,237 59 3 19 23.5 1.188 6,956 8,144 4.2 33.808 2.343 1,074 30.4 664 30.2 3.492 14.8 75.9 106.854 819.619 7.7 21.4 36.7 241

Duluth, ulMssabe & Iron Range. 1955 569 110,725 110.838 728 4,640 4,436 51.1 5.6 50.0 474.200 432,078 239.975 60 11 15.5 14.264 881 15.145 2.2 70.348 4.125 2,291 51.7 531 20.1 14.058 18.0 61.8 7.440 7.440 29.1 -
194 567 43,991 44.158 837 1.216 1.146 51.5 18.0 50.9 123.827 110,208 59.126 29 35 8 11.1 14,755 600 15.355 1.7 39.887 2,657 1.426 48.6 129 5.2 3,476 15.9 25.3 7,440 7.440 29.1
Great Northern.............. 1955 8,272 1,232,341 1.239.319 41.793 45,612 25.240 64.4 62.7 48.0 3,745,800 3.361,096 1.596.395 278 55 34 9.3 20.377 26,041 46.418 2.1 51,813 2,769 1,315 35.0 1.196 53.1 6.433 19.0 124.4 548,107 5.313,962 10.6 40.5 378
1954 8.295 1,094,992 1.101.204 31,373 44,829 24,301 64.8 68.2 51.5 3.492,233 3.156.096 1.425.439 234 175 52 11.3 22.225 23,467 45,692 3.1 55.134 2.909 1,314 31.8 1,045 50.7 5.728 19.1 87.2 580.102 5,661.067 10.3 4.5 40.2 426

U nea~clSt.P.& S.S Mrle 1955 4.171 392.646 394.458 1.812 16.514 8.475 66.1 66.7 54.3 1.315,734 1,146.388 524,170 80 10 5 5.3 6.134 8,680 14,814 4.2 62,620 2.948 1.348 31.7 1.158 55.2 4.189 21.4 156.6 172.026 931,265 5.4 3.6 34.6 200
19nne t. .t.ari 4,169 378,750 31.4 2.760 13.255 5.721 69.9 69.4 58.1 968.277 807,376 363.144 96 18 15.8 7.485 7.251 14,736 5.0 44.770 2,149 967 27.4 819 42.8 2.904 21.0 119.7 173,934 966,885 5.7 31.7 32.8 144

northern Pacific............1955 6,570 83,352 850.646 23,347 33,225 14.5 70.2 59.8 51.8 2,506.441 2,218,908 1,027.321 255 31 69 19.4 16.281 18,062 34.343 4.9 49,983 2,664 1.234 30.9 990 45.6 5,212 18.8 88.8 453,003 3.883.878 10.0 11.6 38.8 296
Northern1954 6.578 833,032 854.64 23.039 32,133 16,754 65.7 63.7 51.8 2,539,230 2,229,178 1,007,429 284 25 65. I'.4 19,761 15,866 35,627 5.2 50.443 2,691 1.216 31.4 926 44.9 5,111 18.9 84.5 458,262 4.14,251 10.3 10.4 38.1 273
Centrallwestern Region:
Central., Top. & Fe (nl. 1 13.,097 2,611.503 2,734.544 81,795 118,178 71,258 62.4 45.2 48.7 9.113,644 8,102.594 2.989,495 535 84 29 4.5 49,406 38,297 87.703 3.1 71.246 3.113 1.149 5.3 1,159 73.4 7.609 23.0 155.4 1,689.590 19,972,417 12.4 6.3 48.9 566
.C.& S.F. and P.& S.F.)- 19 13.076 2.317.588 2,407.497 58.283 104.532 59.160 63.9 48.0 48.9 7.970,635 7,073.933 2,626.221 515 101 32 4.9 55,528 35.295 90,823 3.9 69.782 3,063 1.137 25.1 9861 61.2 6,695 22.9 134.5 1,765,087 19.476.144 11.9 6.5 47.6 504

Cl. u & lnoy 1955 8 773 1,186.266 1,180.852 37.112 50,299 25,255 66.6 58.0 50.6 3.688.232 3,302,104 1.406.067 227 24 37 12.8 19.171 25,228 44,399 3.6 58,263 2,789 1,187 28.0 1,057 56.8 5.342 20.9 151.6 963.836 8,103.748 8.8 44.1 410
........ 1954 8,824 1.230,029 1,232,427 37.522 48.940 29,059 62.7 60.4 49.5 3.715,150 3,317,526 1,398,742 296 7 33 9.8 | 19.214 26.485 45,699 3.2 55,525 2,705 1,140 28.6 1,020 56.9 5,284 20.6 131.1 956,905 7,985.410 8.8 6.0 43.8 354

R I. & P fi. 1955 7.903 861,229 862.322 2.046 34.864 21,244 62.1 53.7 49.8 2.718.131 2,490,557 1048,352 169 1 5 2.9 11.155 21,610 32.765 5.1 58,253 2,903 1,222 30.1 1,065 57.0 4,422 20.1 172.4 742,343 6,070,798 8.9 6.5 41.2 295
Ch1954 7907 837.745 833.391 691 32.257 19.883 61.9 54.8 50.0 2.502663 2,288.036 945,030 164 7 4 2.3 13,819 17.643 31,462 6.4 53.314 2,736 1.130 29.3 1,016 56.1 3.984 19.5 169.0 756.182 6,188,327 8.7 5.2 41.1 310

Denver & R. Western 1955 2.165 331,553 355.079 37.71 15.497 7.443 67.6 54.5 48.1 1.249.069 1.084.,310 510.317 70 10 24 23.1 7,719 8.369 16,08 2.8 5.875 3.278 1543 32.9 1,067 48.0 7.857 18.0 134.7 134,483 1.117,844 8.3 37.5 754
1954 2165 318 232 339.514 32,845 14.341 6.584 68.5 61.6 52.2 1.180.079 1,023.729 480.980 70 35 35 25.0 8,627 5.646 14,273 3.5 59,696 3.224 1,515 33.5 1.098 47.8 7,405 18.6 95.3 133.528 1,053.119 7.9 22.1 37.0 450

ouhern Pacific............1955 8,065 2,274521 2357,629 173.535 97.950 58.895 62.5 51.6 48.8 7,670,003 6,805.520 2,764,795 623 34 105 13.8 30.019 54,454 84473 1.5 57,896 3.020 1,227 28.2 1.132 64.2 11,427 19.3 119.5 840,228 11,068,288 13.3 12.5 41.2 304
1954 8,063 2,09,748 2.199,990 254.900 91.570 54:689 62.6 53.3 48.6 7.168.359 6.334.754 2,570,167 615 30 134 17.2 33.993 40,484 74.477 2.0 57.137 3.061 1,242 28.1 1,153 65.6 10,625 18.8 114.4 1,000,050 12,666,867 12.7 21.4 40.3 273

Unon Pacif ............... 1955 9,809 2,621.052 2.674,508 115,190 113.40 61,049 65.0 55.5 49.7 8.585,440 7.590,026 3.108,772 477 51 135 20.4 27,119 38,187 65.306 1.7 73,213 2,924 1,198 27.4 1,583 88.8 10564 25.3 146.9 1,135,376 13,237.783 11.8 21.6 50.3 345
1954 9,816 2,519.730 2,570.922 119.545 109.032 61,779 63.8 58.8 49.7 8,273.417 7.323,475 2.956,171 463 201 138 17.2 30.512 33,297 63,809 2.6 75.298 2,929 1.182 27.1 1.479 85.5 10.039 25.9 114.0 1,229.157 14,730.406 12.2 16.5 50.1 306

Western Pa cifi ............. 1955 1,190 277,408 292,668 15.314 11,723 6.061 65.9 41.9 48.0 895.085 783.348 334.646 45 1 2.2 2,073 5,156 7.229 1.2 70.808 2.848 1,217 28.5 1.592 84.6 9,374 25.1 226.7 79.794 717,153 12.3 49.9 472
1954 1.190 223,943 228,516 11.945 9,888 4,554 68.5 43.3 46.2 739,404 645.101 292,227 39 5 2 4.3 2.523 3.186 5,709 2.5 73,878 2,896 1,312 29.6 1.731 85.5 8,186 25.6 182.1 78,584 698,908 12.1 49.3 469
Southwestern Region:
InSouthterna Ronl O Northern**. 195 1,104 134.523 134,523 5.553 3,254 63.1 39.8 46.2 457.284 414,600 189.101 39 3 7.1 979 6.744 7,723 2.9 64,902 3,090 1.409 34.1 851 39.6 5,710 21.1 112.0 73.080 704.578 9.6 39.1 406
194 1,103 122,032 122,032 57 5,268 282 65.4 39.7 45.5 412.629 373.981 174.751 42 2 4.6 945 5,565 6,510 3.0 64.247 3,075 1.437 33.2 903 41.6 5,281 21.0 96.6 76,002 688,096 9.1 38.6 422

ansas City ouhern........ 1955 886 155,628 155,898 229 8,921 4.165 68.2 51.5 48.8 702.546 637,028 292,613 27 3 10.0 913 6.079 6.992 1.6 85.381 4.129 1,897 32.8 1,352 60.4 11.009 20.9 204.5 114,624 764,283 6.7 12.5 44.4 510
1954 886 134.045 134.045 233 7.439 4,001 65.0 50.8 48.1 587,499 531.024 231,743 25 2 7.4 1.o99 6.157 7,256 3.7 84,558 3,970 1,733 31.2 1.073 53.0 8,719 21.3 182.3 127,884 795.059 6.2 44.2 609

o.- Kans.- exa Lines ..... 1955 3,230 335,664 335.664 3,423 14,820 7,601 66.1 34.3 44.2 1,085,058 964.710 418.724 87 3667 7.018 10.685 5.2 58.432 2,881 1,251 28.3 1,264 67.7 4.321 20.3 140.3 220.141 1,951,680 8.9 40.4 439
195 3,229 341.105 341,105 3.869 13,609 7.703 63.9 37.1 46.5 988,654 890.262 369,014 85 5.158 6,243 11.401 7.5 56,20 2.619 1,085 27.1 1.143 66.0 3,89 21.5 144.4 223,933 1,990386 8.9 39.2 399

Missouri Paofl ..........15 6,892 1,006 1006,503 10.748 45.009 24,628 64.6 48.8 51.4 3.435.263 3.123,763 1.363,671 241 29 39 12.6 15,024 20,072 35,096 2.4 69.686 3.124 1,364 30.3 1.278 65.2 6,595 22.5 118.6 459.490 4,239,049 9.3 15.7 43.5 285
1954 6,896 951,822 951.826 11.064 41,648 22,786 64.6 50.6 50.? 3.168.343 2.883.894 1.284,914 200 47 98 28.4 20.037 18.595 38,632 9.5 66.315 3,037 1.353 30.9 1.9 54.1 6,211 21.9 98.9 486,369 4.540.812 9.3 1.,9 43.4 390

exas & P fi .............195 1822 334.302 334.302 3,206 16,400 8.996 64.6 52.6 48.7 1.269.903 1.150,287 451.582 62 1 1.6 262 7,549 10,111 2.2 70,105 3.452 1,355 27.5 1,504 84.6 8,262 20.4 195.6 191,443 2,179,910 11.4 9.1 2.5 583
1954 1.822 325,435 325.435 3,022 13,872 9.132 60.3 54.5 47.7 1,140,770 1,026.497 385,687 57 5 8.1 3,273 6,386 9,659 3.3 68,097 3,168 1,190 27.8 1.351 80.6 7,056 21.6 190.9 190,826 2,180,708 11.4 9.1 42.8 581

St. ous-n Francisco ..... 195 573 611,607 611.607 5,863 25,292 12241 67.4 45.2 46.1 1.862,673 1,665719 746,718 111 11 9.0 9,784 12,054 21.838 3.1 54.013 2,732 1,225 29.5 1.130 56.8 5.443 19.8 186.2 302,654 2,483.359 8.2 3.6 36.8 363
1954t. Lou Sn Fanc co ..... 564 591,253 591,253 5,624 23,296 13,432 63.4 44.1 47.5 1.785.39 1,586,993 68.574 111 5 4.3 12.137 10,546 22,685 2.6 52,041 2,687 1,159 29.4 1,015 54.5 5,000 19.4 191.1 326.270 2,522,798 7.7 36.5 365

St. Louis-San.Fran. & Tsxas 1955 156 18,802 18,802 556 316 63.8 39.6 48.6 44.336 37,809 16,423 2 453 453 7.9 41,052 2,018 877 29.5 1.198 63.6 3,509 20.4 325.6 6.326 29,267 4.6 32.4 211
19t. 156 18.894 18,894 584 371 61.2 40.7 50.6 47,570 41.257 17.916 2 497 497 7.0 39,255 2.184 948 30.7 1,247 66.5 3,828 18.0 327.5 6,360 30.650 4.8 32.8 212

St. ous Southwestern Line. 1955 1554 325827 325.881 1.549 15.561 5,858 72.7 40.3 48.9 1.055.213 961,029 429.593 55 10 15.4 1,848 4,924 6.772 1.3 64,542 2,953 1,320 27.6 2,015 100.5 9.215 21.9 180.3 49.484 313,410 6.3 401 412
1954 1,555 281,827 281.833 1.341 12,913 5.280 71.0 44.1 50.1 870.150 796,076 355.857 56 5 12 16.4 2,540 3.831 6.371 2.1 57.441 2,831 1,266 27.6 1,731 88.5 7,628 20.3 143.3 49,664 290,472 5.9 39.8 414

S Ore .. 1955 ,30 730926 730.926 4522 28.386 16,596 63.1 51.7 47.9 2,221,505 1,999,399 863,907 139 3 2.1 5,322 15,957 21.279 1.4 57.298 2.753 1,189 30.4 1.360 70.8 6,692 20.9 183.4 183.833 2,388.558 13.0 42.6 439
Texas & Oreana ......... ,2 977 663,97 12901 258 14,76 637 53.6 50.0 2.005,054 1,802,659 776.075 141 34 19. 6,828 14,618 21,446 2.4 55.571 2,731 1.176 30.0 1,226 64.1 6,051 20.5 138.0 213,932 2.5o0.308 11.9 11.1 42.7 400


** Report of trustee or trustees.
(OVER)





1 C. I -se. j-955/11


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


i1 i l I |1 Il llll 1 ilI III I II IlI I
3 1262 08855 1089


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


S.. r


Region, road, and year




(1)


Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of DECEMBER 1955 Compared with DECEMBER 1954

FREIGHT SERVICE


T 0 r I I ---.--- .----r r r T~ r-r-r r-4 _____
Train-
fluuuer or roan ioeooiottves


Miles
of road
operated


(2)


Train-
miles



(3)


Locomotive-miles


Principal
and
helper

(4)


Car-miles


Ton-miles (thouands)


__. ,I


Light


(5)


Loaded
(thou-
sands)

(6)


Empty
(thou-
sands)

(7)


Per-
cent
loaded

(8)


Per-
cent
loaded
est

(9)


_____________________________ -I 1-* .I.- 1 'I i-*1--I


New England Region:
Boston &i Maine .............. 1955
1954

N. Y., New H. & Hartford. ..1955
1954
Great Lakes Region:
Delaware & Hudson ...........1955
1954

Del., Lack. & Western ....... 1955
'1954

Erie ........................ 1955

Grand Trunk Western ......... 1955
1954
Lehigh VAlley ............... 1955
1954

New York Central ............ 1955
1954

New York, Chi. & St. Louis .. 1955
1954

Pitts. & Lake Erie .......... 1955
1954

Wabash ...................... 1955
1954
Central Eastern Region:
Baltimore & Ohio ............ 1955
1954

Bessemer & Lake Erie # ....... 1955
1954

Central RR Co. of New Jersey. 1955
1954

Chicago & Eastern Ill. ...... 1955
1954

Elgin, Joliet & Eastern a/ .. 1955
1954

Long Island ............... 1955
1954

Pennsylvania System ......... 1955
1954

Reading ..................... 1955
1954

Western Maryland ............ 1955
1954
Pocahontas Region:
Chesapeake & Ohio ........... 1955
1954

Norfolk & Western ........... 1955
1954
Southern Region:
Atlantic Coast Line ......... 1955
1954

Central of Georgia........... 1955
1954

Cinn. New Orleans & T.P. .... 1955
1954

Gulf, Mobile & Ohio ......... 1955
1954

Illinois Centrel ............ 1955
1954
Loutiewlle & Nashville ...... 1955
1954


1,562
1.564

1.746
1.746

792
792

962
962

2,226
2,224

951
952
1.137
1,142

10,661
10,663

2,1534
2.155

221
221

2.381
2.381



206
209

613
613

868
868

236
236

345
345
9,892
9,890
1,306
1,304
846
847

5,067
5,063

2.103
2,110

5,278
5,334

1.731
1,731

336
336

2.717
2.718

6,531
6,539
4.714
4.716


254.503
248.385

285.555
265,629

187.432
194,2286

312,683
277.502

611,983
552,796

304,212
247,963
218,106
208,621

2,689,962
2.447,777
780,661
713,846
66.316
57,020

549.279
526,155

1,748,005
1.456,749

39,892
27,159
127,632
126.149

140,534
136,011

91.801
74.925

23.602
23.752

3,016,004
2,666,090

376,596
332.824
179.992
157.237
1,616.499
1.322,287

783,118
644.502

894,.219.
819.987

200.242
187,083

150.604
148,987

278,787
282,843

1,348.130
1,260,892

996,767
903,645


260,430
253,556
285.601
265,651

193.114
200.140

328,754
291,638

618.355
559,734
310,058
253.776
222,072
211,993
2.741,068
2.482.047

804.532
735.108

66.588
57.156
551,678
526,676
1.940,842
1,597,208

39,833
27.314

128,675
126,902

140.534
136.011

92.505
75,096
24,833
25,011

3,201.538
2.857.949

378.749
335,954
188.079
161.946
1.645.727
1,343,885
842,905
689,446
894,231
819.900

200.265
187.107

150,604
148,987
278,787
282,843

1,350.129
1,262.922

1,005,538
909,404


11.789
9.262

18,590
18,308

7.365
10,811

27,558
22,199
26,429
19.883
2,560
2,097

8,974
6,351

120.097
96,004

7.057
6,137

34
200

6,583
6,754

190,719
136.093
48
30
6.330
5.143
2,823
2,859



3,287
3.441

238,034
202,079

11,637
14,057
11,805
7.943

54,853
40,133

73,532
55.301

10,892
8,822

1,835
2,084
919
1,250

153
582

41.517
40,891

20,722
17,126


4,850
5.133
5,600
5,877
4,188
5.108

6.124
6.558

15.255
15.165

6.329
6,157
5,488
6,016

70,705
71,233
18,186
17,628

1.473
1,635

12.995
12,433
42,307
38,815
764
588


66.5
63.3
67.3
64.4

70.7
64.2

67.8
64.5

68.3
65.9

59.8
56.9
66.2
62.9
60.0
57.2
63.4
60.4

65.8
59.5
64.9
64.7

60.3
58.7

65.5
63.2


59.5
59.6

63.5
64.1

57.6
60.3

60.5
63.6

65.2
64.8

59.9
60.0

66.9
67.7
64.6
65.5
58.2
60.2

30.9
35.9
49.6
51.2

62.8
62.3

45.5
66.6


Per-
cent
east-
bound
of
total
(10)


51.6
52.0
50.2
49.5
51.4
50.6

48.6
51.1

50.7
49.0

51.3
49.9
52.3
51.9
49.2
49.2

50.9
49.5

47.7
50.6

49.5
50.5
52.1
51.3
54.1
49.7


9.624
8,848

11.532
10.611

10,118
9.144

12,887
11,932

32,879
29,270

9.409
8.127
10,742
10,180
106,114
95,111

31,479
26.872

2.837
2.406

24,013
22,809

64,239
55.263

1,452
1,010

5,203
4,.901

5.729
5,417
2.796
2.314
239
247

122,335
109.707
14,710
11.984

7.263
5,515
64,071
52,093

37,099
29,479
27,445
24,103

8.111
7,272

9.555
8,915

15.409
15,308
51.794
47.023

35.507
31.812


3,247
3.431
1,717
1,176

212
227

71,762
70,461
8,494
8,408

4.,398
3.881

51,906
42.993

25,659
22,323
21,691
21.457

3,787
3,738
4,823
5."93
7,659
7,807
33,851
30.680

22.269
21,980


63.8
61.2

62.0
66.3

53.0
52.1
63.o
60.9
63.4
58.8

62.3
58.7
55.2
54.8

59.1
56.9

55.9
52.9

68.2
66.0

66.5
61.9

66.8
66.2
60.5
60.5

61.5
59.1


50.0
49.9

52.6
53.9
49.9
48.3

50.5
50.5
53.2
52.1
52.1
50.6
50.1
50.2

50.7
51.5
48 9
49.2

51.4
52.41

52.1
51.1
52.2
51.1

51.9
51.3
50.0
50.8


Gross

Including Excluding
locomotives locomotives
and tenders and tenders
(11) (12)


[- I- F- I I I I I


699,634
652.923

.786,767
753.916

747,818
713,391
943,180
894,416

2.259.056
2,014.515

760.301
662,893

805.,294
764.847
8,484,915
7,626,647
2.475.269
2.151,604

253,647
242,079

1.699.922
1.600.055
5.923.764
4.812,628

171.294
108.973

414,322
395.923
456,226
395.712

246,768
202.620

20.535
21,792

9,794.317
8.891,412

1.311.095
1,098.984
684.960
525.753
6.161.111
4.919,176

3.858.155
3.108.479

2,336.937
2,078.760

623,201
556,510
652,340
631.799
1,.158.652
1.155,662

4,262,148
3,785,991

2.979,473
2.686.951


Net

Revenue
and non-
revenue


SI I


628.180
584,334
711.579
673.071
683,161
644,459

852.584
802,161

2,035.539
1,822,517,

685,294
597,917
737,366
700.654

7,810,515
6,963,827

2,226.184
1,920.973
237,436
226.441

1.560,687
1,468,354

5,321,377
4,299,290

155.523
99.228

379,907
364.879
426,159
366,845

230,446
189.238

17.166
18.169
8.817,868
8,011.776

1,215,537
1,004,709

620,391
471,444
5,680,000
4,520,323

3.424,153
2.753,653
2,085,383
1,859,300

561,530
501,947

590,295
565,104
1,059,230
1,058,563

3:436.163

2.708.222
2,446,875


iNumoer of roa locomotveas
I on lin


Serviceable

Not Stored
stored

(14) (15)


255,617
230.591

287,280
265,015

359.339
320,454

373.724
341.644

818,745
698,381

281.098
231.043
341,422
306,015
3.432,886
2,910,875

985.342
810,049

142,691
130,293
592,293
553.573
2.532.972
1.958.887

99.151
58.643

204,077
186,237

207,797
197,344
123,452
100.795

7.079
7,500
4,040,675
3.569,123
662,578
514,772
350.492
254,695

3,109,862
2,433.351
1,890,944
1,475.088
924,426
782.546

271.891
233,919

848.888
W22.980
499,814
490,346

1.,797,157
1.530,103
1,376,815
1,200,103


V i


I-


Number of freight care on line


Home Foreign Total


(18) (19) (20)


65
71

99
89
40
39
62
6k

165
159

59
57

32
32

572
578
175
140
14
12

104
103

455
427

13
9
64
60

28
27

36
33
12
15
826
742
165
152

35
35
454
343
232
224

235
239

75
72

66
65

88
86
413
426

191
242


Percent'
un-
service-
able

(21)


Groes
ton-miles
per
train-hour,
excluding
locomo-
tives and
tenders
(22)


Gross
ton-miles
per
train-mile,
excluding
locomo-
tives and
tenders


Net
ton-
miles
per
loaded
car-
mile


(23) (24) (25)


Car- Net
miles ton-miles
per per mile of
car- road per
day day

(27) (28)


Train
mil.. per
train
hour


(29)


Locomo-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-
tive-
day

(30)


Train-miles



(31)


Paeer- Psn-
tr-in e r-train
oar-miles care per
train


I I + I i *l -, I- -- -I I. I I .I I %-' I --) I I _


Per-
Un- cent
serv- kn-
ice- serv-
able ice-
able
(16) (17)

1 1.5
4 5.3
8 7.5
2 2.2

1 2.4
3 6.8

2 3.1


5 3.0
18 23.4
15 19.2

2 5.9
1 2.9

73 11.2
99 12.3
21 10.7
38 18.1

1 6.7
1 5.0

1 1.0

86 15.9
108 18.3



1 1.5
5 7.5
8 6.7
2 6.9

4 10.0
1 7.0



414 33.0
408 29.4

29 14.9
22 11.5



128 21.8
190 33.8
18 7.1
20 7.3
i .4
3 1.2

0 2.6
2 2.7



3 3.3
3 3.4
147 26.0
147 22.2

21 9.9
11 3.7


1.694
2,864

2,038
3,410

2.224
7,219
4.298
8.133

7,423
11.751
4,.102
4,745

7.715
10,014

49,696
72,050

7,156
11,114

2,318
8,651

9,065
8,808
42,267
59.310

3,133
6,756

2,419
5,671

2.511
2.882

6,853
8,014

4

95.046
112,189
11.059
21,374
4,127
8.303
45,622
59,837
32,290
40,250

18.331
22,956

2,463
3,797

330
544

5.327
6,759
24,508
32,028

26,620
39.518


9.265
7,200

17,899
11,875
5.516
3.974
12.955
10,036

20,126
15.723
10,490
8,254

8.713
6,523

104,341
78.411

18.089
13,047
8,225
5.203
10.363
10.015

49.181
34,204
967
661

9.955
9.356

3.645
3,336

9.989
6.352
3.510
3.205
99.274
91,985
22,146
15,585

5.831
3,415
30,700
23.398

10,665
5.742

17,856
14,686

6,600
4,620

4.509
5,133
11.437
7.952
28,313
18.048

15.254
10,735


10.959
10.064

19.937
15.285

7,740
11.193

17.253
18,169

27.549
27,474

14,592
12.999
16,428
16.537

154,037
130,461
25,245
24.161
10,543
13,854
19.428
18,823
91,488
93.514
4,100
7,417
12.374
15,027

6,156
6,218

16,842
14,366

3.510
3.209

194.320
204,174
33,205
36.959

9.958
11,718

76.322
83.235
42.955
45.992

36.187
37,642

9.063
8,417

4,839
5,677
16,764
14,711
52.821
50,076

41.874
50,253


4.3
5.5
2.6
4.1
4.8
5.8

2.2
3.0

3.3
5.1
6.9
5.7
4.8
3.9

3.3
8.3

6.1
8.5
2.9
11.6
4.2
7.7

6.4
14.5

17.4
19.3
7.6
11.7

9.3
4.0

5.2
8.3

.3
.3
7.7
14.5

3.9
5.4

2.5
2.7
1.4
4.2

1.3
1.5
4.1
2.6

3.7
5.1

6.9
7.0

2.7
3.0
1.7
2.1

2.9
3.4


37.968
37.352
39.366
40,822

64,534
62,423

47,086
51.729
63,490
63,959
49,048
51,625

70.962
69,003

48,774
49.934

48,584
50,290

54.596
60,000

61,401
63,017
47,048
47.122

60.989
47,821
43.582
41.332

51.895
46,034
20,197
22,783
4.981
5.613

50.664
52.982
50,612
45,351
48,888
43,802

64,646
64.878

71,873
73.525
42.725
40,279

48.748
48,278

88,753
86,381

73,675
77,087
47,238
46,945
47.173
48,024


1,007
930
1,006
998
1.925
*1,657
1.213
1,251

1,351
1.275

933
938
1.582
1.477

1,295
1,208

1,295
1.152
2,182
2.297
1,083
1.057
1,474
1,360
2,602
2,342

1,667
1.539
1,487
1,458

1.430
1,401

308
324

1.378
1.376
1.759
1,547

1,994
1,656

1.939
1,849

2.498
2.355

1,039
958

1.360
1,255

1.660
1,499

1,795
1,736
1.358
1,228

1.384
1,331


26.6
26.1
24.9
25.0

35.5
35.0

29.0
28.6

24.9
23.9

29.9
28.4

31.8
30.1

32.4
30.6

31.3
30.1

50.3
54.2

24.7
24.3
39.4
35.4
68.3
58.1

39.2
38.0

36.3
36.4
44.1
43.6

29.6
30.4

33.0
32.5
45.0
43.0

48.3
46.2

48.5
46.7
51.0
50.0

33.7
32.5

33.5
32.2
26.0
25.0

32.4
32.0

34.7
32.5

38.8
37.7


43.0
43.8

27.1
32.8

59.1
42.5

36.5
34.3

57.5
51.4

35.2

31.7
31.7

37.4
34.9
63.2
60.4

12.3
9.4

61.5
59.7
37.8
32.4

18.2
6.7

19.8
16.5

46.8
44.2
8.7
7.8
4.0
4.2

32.2
28.5
22.8
17.8

38.4
28.5
47.4
36.8

47.9
36.6
44.1
40.6

42.2
41.4

95.9
81.9

44.6
50.6
52.1
49.1

44.8
34.8


a/No passenger-train service.
# Discontinued passenger service March 1955.


ment No. M-200
MEMBER 1955


Subject to revision


PASSENGER SERVICE


Percent
un-
service-
able of
total
locomo-
tives

(34)


Locomo-
tive-
miles
per
locomo-
tive.
day
(36)


5.279
4,756

5.308
4,896

14.636
13.052
12,532
11.456

11.865
10,130

9.535
7.829
9.687
8.644

10.387
8.806

1.,756
12,126
20,828
19.018
8,025
7.500

13.80
10.396

15,377
9,051

10.739
9,800

7,722
7,334
16,874
13.777
662
701

13.177
11.641
16,366
12.734

13.364
9.700
19.798
15.504
29,005
22.551

5.650
4.733

5,067
4.359
23,895
21.,407

5.934
5.820
8,877
7,548

9,422
8,209


152.2
123.8

114.6
124.0
172.0
168.3

196.8
174.6

139.1
127.8

145.6
112.3

238.1
220.9

157.6
116.0

147.5
121.7

156.0
89.3
181.6
176.1

133.3
101.9

94.0
72.6
88.6
89.0

161.8
165.4

96.1
75.2

125.3
82.9

94.6
77.6

75.7
68.6

195.7
143.5

102.1
83.5
123.9
95.7
136.5
121.9

92.9
91.9
74.8
78.7
106.9
110.1
85.6
68.4

166.4
110.1


-i I


515.880
511.513

793.560
857.507
68,233
69.936

335.785
337.108

345.382
342,392

110.371
108,049

117.652
120.942

2,723,424
2,719,626

100,465
99.142

31,596
33,463
225,161
225.411

826,685
879,369

3.4386
182,513
186.781
124,414
137,751



564.045
523.721

2,713,555
2,.777,836
293.220
301,957
15,498
15.592
310,.833
328,165

267,961
294.129

579,995
640.049

97,229
122.177

64,582
67.136
150,216
154.965
690,893
694.473

512,630
547.459


. ... -- # vI v


2,704.249
2.931,081

6,633,265
6,852,350
496,988
539,673
2.389,742
2.391.324

2.902,268
2.826.,438

996.962
947.305
945.819
1,145,387

31.096.245
31,079,134
782.549
783,865

203.759
213.537

2.069.697
1,965,906

7,579.127
7,912,303

7.137

1,105.941
1,121.576
1.208,871
1.333,693



4.170,041
4,197.989

33.770.553
34,076.150
1,498.260
1,612,482

32.388
39,094
2,935,048
3,008,500

2,426,657
2,452.813

8,120,152
8.618.166

1,073,006
1.084.,01

850 .881
908,796
1.424,956
1,406,527
7.206,502
7,222,224

5,369.789
5.545,025


6.6
6.3

9.5
9.3
7.3
7.7
9.1
9.0

8.4
8.3

9.0
8.8

8.4
9.9
12.0
12.0

7.8
7.9
6.5
6.4

9.2
8.7
9.4
9.3

2.1
6.3
6.3

10.4
9.7



7.4
7.4

13.6
13.3
6.9
7.3
2.1
2.5

9.9
9.7
9.1
8.3
14.0
13.5

11.0
8.9
13.2
13.5
10.5
10.3
12.2
12.5

10.5
10.1


2,442 68.1 66.3 52.3
2,797 63.7 67.8 53.3


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
Page 2 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Operating Statistics of Large Steam Railways-Selected Items for the Month of DECEMBER 1955 Compared with DECEMBER 1954-Continued

FREIGHT SERVICE PASSENGER SERVICE

Locomotive-miles Car-miles Ton-miles (tlsousands) Number of road locomotives Number of freight carm on line Gross Gross Net como- Percent L mo-
on line ton-miles ton-miles Net Net Nettire-.
ton-Nt er e blP rperto n- mi e tN et Tra n Live- P g r se r ie
Region, road, and year es Per- Gro s Net Servic able Pernt r per ton- mies eston-les miles Passenger- an le
ofPrad Train- Per- cent Un- cent Perednt train-hour, train-mile, miles m miles per per mile of iles per per Train-miles train ger-t able of
of driTad Per- c ent serv- on-E! excluding excluding per loed car-iroad..ocor-
operated mLight(Loaded Empty Per- cent east- n Home FTota uinr per Iptrain lomo- car-miles total ope
anted miles P Light o- (hou- cent loaded bound Including Excluding Revenue Not Stored s- Home Foreign Totl service- elocomo- lomo- train- l ar- day ho n tie- train
helper sands) sands) loaded east of locomotives locomotives and non- stored able ice- able tives and tives and mile day day day i locomo- h ive-
total and tenders and tenders revenue able tenders tenders d i ves day
(1) (2) (3) (4) (6) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) (11) (12) (13) (14) (15) (16) (17) (18) (19) (20) (21) (22) (23) (24) (25) (26) (27) (28) (29) (30) (31) (32) (33) (34) (35) (36)
Nashville, Chatt. & St. Louis 1955 1.043 185,959 190,082 4.268 5.793 2.788 67.5 45.7 49.4 437.924 4,891.455 182.309 50 3 5.7 3,360 2.979 6.339 4.9 41.740 2,109 982 31.5 922 43.4 5,638 19.8 131.1 89.399 1.027.938 11.5 37.6 184
1953 1,043 182,982 187.513 4,518 6,084 2,562 70.4 41.2 49.5 424.738 .436,163 168.913 50 3 5.7 4,045 2,935 6.980 3.1 42,645 2,083 926 27.8 779 39.9 5.224 20.5 124.9 88.590 1.010.360 11.4 36.7 182
Seaboard Air Line ........... 1955 4.053 674.726 674,726 3,148 26.220 16.337 61.6 56.1 51.3 2,146.450 1.932.204 880.563 147 7 4.5 12.666 16,062 28.748 2.5 53.182 2.926 1.333 33.6 1,006 48.6 7,008 18.6 168.2 505,627 6.080,591 12.2 3.2 43.1 518
1954 4,053 626,191 626,191 1.635 24,638 16.756 59.5 55.2 50.2 2,022,352 1.829.255 804.343 141 6 4.1 15.996 12.929 28,925 2.2 53,844 2,966 1,304 32.6 928 47.8 6.402 18.4 161.5 500.915 5.848.147 11.7 6.3 43.0 487
Southern ....................1955 6,259 948.498 948.568 12.922 45,270 23,103 66.2 59.0 51.2 3.349.665 2,989.414 1.360.420 278 2 .7 14,.368 26.905 41,273 3.0 53,701 3,167 1.441 30.1 1.058 53.2 7.011 17.0 119.7 683.339 7,096,468 10.4 1.7 34.5 365
1954 6,264 945.064 945.124 13.226 40,321 23,854 62.8 59.4 50.4 3.030,364 2,690,751 1.159.985 273 1 "4 18,433 24,924 43,357 5.2 49,411 2,860 1.233 28.8 846 46.8 5,974 17.4 121.5 711.203 7,277,329 10.2 1.4 34.4 352
Northwestern Region:
Chi. & North Western ........ 1955 7,810 731,187 733.924 9.529 29.717 15.991 65.0 58.9 51.2 2.197,616 2.002,180 891.510 134 14 39 20.9 15.111 27,244 42,355 5.0 50.890 2,776 1,236 30.0 652 33.4 3,682 18.6 135.9 688.562 5.565.134 8.1 19.7 37.6 152
1954 7.848 704,076 705.342 9,629 28,629 15,619 64.7 60.0 52.2 2.113.534 1,933.238 873,185 147 38 42 16.5 19.449 22,820 42.269 4.4 49,869 2,815 1.271 30.5 648 32.8 3.589 18.2 110.9 843.523 7.527.315 9.0 18.0 40.1 164
Chicago Great Western ....... 1955 1.437 137.839 137,839 187 8.005 3.449 69.9 56.9 49.9 588,958 528.098 242.815 30 3 9.1 1,626 4,113 5,739 3.2 73,592 3,837 1.764 30.3 1,390 65.5 5,451 19.2 140.8 65.901 327,888 5.0 14.3 31.2 305
1954 1,437 136,724 136,724 239 7,523 3.989 65.4 53.6 49.5 570.576 509,109 221,497 31 2 6.1 2.659 3.552 6,211 3.1 72,461 3,727 1,622 29.4 1.151 59.8 4.972 19.5 139.3 71.052 391,235 5.5 14.3 31.6 329
Chl. ,Mlllw.,St.P.& Pacifio ...1955 10,633 997,279 1,013,227 22,531 41,541 23,001 64.4 57.1 50.7 3,147,847 2,847.208 1,259,547 271 7 12 4.1 28.700 32.,813 61.513 5.6 56.591 2.864 1,267 30.3 661 33.9 3.821 19.8 113.7 769,573 7.994,371 10.5 5.7 45.4 355
1954 10,633 1,003,337 1.016,143 20.218 40.801 27.315 59.9 59.9 49.3 3.169,164 2,861,269 1,210,846 252 54 24 7.3 37.945 26,443 64.388 5.8 54,189 2,863 1,211 29.7 611 34.4 3,673 19.0 100.1 766,001 7,043,222 9.3 10.6 41.3 290
Ch., St.P.Minneapolis & oahal1955 1.606 166.307 167,659 5.259 5,490 3.097 63.9 64.0 50.3 429,219 391,816 171,970 59 18 23.5 1,178 7,698 8,876 3.0 34.561 2,406 1.056 31.3 613 30.6 3.454 14.7 84.8 112,298 877,542 7.8 35.2 281
1954 1,606 166,095 167,689 5,161 5,553 2.675 67.5 61.2 51.0 422,313 381.519 169.503 61 1 19 23.2 1.152 6,521 7,673 4.4 33.344 2,331 1,035 30.5 691 33.6 3,405 14.5 76.2 116,436 920.279 7.9 6.7 35.3 254
Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range. 1955 570 34.847 35,171 554 662 573 53.6 38.2 51.7 60,271 51.977 24,988 28 23 21 29.2 13.890 930 14,820 2.0 22.757 1,602 770 37.7 54 2.7 1,414 15.3 19.9 7,862 8.320 3.6 29.0 3
1954 569 29,760 29,760 100 536 455 54.1 38.8 52.6 50,831 43,976 21,321 24 29 12 18.5 14,651 643 15,194 1.9 22.892 1.571 762 39.8 45 2.1 1,209 15.5 17.4 7,876 8,192 2.7 29.1 3
Great Northern .............. 1955 8.273 1,171,482 1,179.270 44,485 41.323 18,925 68.6 59.0 48,6 3,269,199 2,898,330 1.377.080 276 55 41 11.0 21,328 22,280 43,608 2.5 47.741 2,512 1.193 33.3 987 43.2 5.370 19.3 114.1 655.127 6.550,086 10.5 39.8 439
1954 8,288 1,025.749 1,032,647 30.328 38,678 19,721 66.2 65.0 50.4 3.010,834 2.704,533 1,234,229 227 172 32 7.4 23,991 17.822 41,813 2.7 51,685 2,657 1,212 31.9 910 43.1 4.804 19.6 82.7 642,460 6,619,912 10.9 40.6 449
Minneaocllis,t.P.& 8.St.Marie 1955 4,171 398.211 400,603 2,667 9.835 5.388 64.6 63.3 49.5 1,081,49 906,829 299,255 79 11 3 3.2 6,294 8,778 15,072 4.5 47,510 2,296 758 30.4 646 32.9 2,314 20.9 155.3 183,015 1.103,730 6.0 3.4 33.4 206
1954 4,171 384,469 387,301 4,780 12,197 6,601 64.9 66.2 52.7 962,286 800,661 360,450 96 20 17.2 7,762 7,677 15.439 5.2 44,187 2.100 945 29.6 771 40.2 2,788 21.2 119.3 186,626 1,156,230 6.2 47.7 32.5 142
Northern Pacific ........... 1955 6.569 884,.370 906.397 25,950 33,258 18.773 63.9 60.1 46.7 2,612,246 2,309,595 1,037.286 264 38 57 15.9 18,242 19.669 37.911 5.2 48,509 2,625 1,179 31.2 8 46 56, : 5,094 18.6 91.1 519.855 4,600,186 9.8 7.0 38.2 353
1954 6,570 838.649 857,695 22,711 31,446 19.475 61.8 64.3 48.2 2,540,791 2,233.172 959,786 287 25 55 15.0 20,923 15.396 36.319 5.2 50,945 2,678 1,151 30.5 861 45.7 4.712 19.1 83.5 534.777 4,811,762 9.9 9.1 38.6 302
Central Western Region:
Atch., Top. & Fe (ncl. 1955 13.147 2,620.335 2,732,359 70,553 118,985 69,731 63.0 45.1 49.1 9,108,667 8,091,475 2,927,394 529 89 23 3.6 52,000 34,883 86.883 3.0 73.570 3,100 1,122 24.6 1,082 69.7 7,183 23.8 148.3 1,866.404 22,481,086 12.5 2.1 49.1 613
G.C.& S.F. and P.& S.F.)- 1954 13,076 2,351,585 2.438,339 55,510 104.243 62.589 62.5 47.4 49.4 8,034,606 7,108,231 2.543,595 521 91 32 5.0 58,600 31.908 90,508 3.5 71,683 3,034 1,066 24.4 905 59.4 6,275 23.7 132.2 1.848,094 21,281,931 12.4 3.8 47.8 535

Chi., Burl. & Quinoy ........ 1955 8,772 1.138.766 1.131,762 28,383 48,622 26,551 64.7 57.7 50.2 3,654,282 3,294,153 1,408,906 260 23 36 11.3 20,217 24,276 44,493 3.2 60,529 2,898 1,240 29.0 1,023 54.6 5,181 20.9 131.2 1.042,173 9,274,918 9.2 43.8 425
1954 8,824 1,200,230 1,199,344 33,421 46,879 27,996 62.6 58.8 49.4 3.558,602 3,173,941 1,334,856 275 25 38 11.2 23.184 22,130 45.314 2.5 56,039 2,650 1,114 28.5 946 53.1 4,880 21.2 124.7 1.044,390 9,192.927 9.1 3.5 43.8 384
Chi., Rook I. & Pacific....1955 7.903 897,199 894,717 1.016 35.565 21.65 62.2 55.3 51.2 2,778.596 2.542.717 1,049,264 171 4 2.3 11.458 21,049 32,507 4.9 58,065 2,841 1,172 29.5 1.037 56.6 4.,283 20.5 172.7 786.489 6,873.437 9.1 6.5 40.6 319
1954 7.907 871,821 867.131 1,057 34.296 21.576 61.4 55.1 51.0 2,657.801 2,441,523 989,699 165 1 9 5.1 15.208 16,684 31.892 4.6 56.142 2,804 1.137 28.9 1,008 56.9 4,038 20.0 168.4 797,145 7,177,719 9.2 1.3 40.7 330
Denver & R. G. Western ...... 1955 2,155 303,524 326,604 38.300 14,218 6.502 68.6 51.7 49.1 1,152.500 996,760 478,217 63 9 29 28.7 7.635 6,802 14,437 2.7 60,013 3,293 1,580 33.6 1.011 43.8 7,158 18.3 123.2 140,457 1.230,554 8.8 37.0 761
1954 2.165 292,419 311,100 27,309 13,199 5,983 68.8 57.6 53.3 1,076.222 932,081 449,252 62 42 33 24,1 8,225 5.853 14,078 3.3 60.849 3.197 1,541 34.0 1,022 43.6 6,694 19.1 84.0 140,824 1.194.295 8.5 25.0 37.1 509
Southern Pacific ............ 1955 8,066 2,199,486 2,284,478 170,290 93,441 49.951 65.2 51.3 49.6 7,086,260 6,250,211 2.534,865 606 41 105 14.0 31,512 49,605 81.117 1.4 54,973 2.873 1.165 27.1 988 55.9 10.138 19.3 112.9 866.711 12,637,082 14.7 6.4 40.0 304
1954 8,063 2.117,758 2,220.590 257,868 93,246 47,819 66.1 53.6 51.1 7,076,805 6,231,374 2,579.022 594 50 112 14.8 34.048 36.513 70.561 1.6 66,288 2,978 1,232 27.7 1,147 62.7 10,318 19.1 112.1 1.060,729 14,887,351 14.1 22.1 39.5 277
Union Pacific ............... 1955 9,805 2,484,707 2,535,615 107,756 107,516 62,835 63.1 53.0 49.6 8,284,405 7.331.857 3,029.134 457 47 140 21.7 27,693 37,751 65,444 1.7 74,375 2,983 1,232 28.2 1.495 84.1 9,966 25.2 134.6 1,270.686 16,454,144 13.1 16.2 49.2 374
1954 9,813 2,320,209 2,366,622 103,497 100,870 51,315 66.3 56.7 51.7 7,576,465 6,726,519 2,842,406 432 243 114 14.4 32,995 30,134 63.129 2.6 75,441 2,937 1.237 28.2 1,445 77.4 9.344 26.0 103.4 1.380,764 17,963.820 13.3 20.8 49.5 347
Western Pacific ............. 1955 1,190 214,659 224,658 13,794 9,285 4,255 68.6 40.1 47.9 702.089 613,567 271.833 45 1 2.277 5.551 7.828 1.3 69.526 2,893 1,282 29.3 1,165 58.0 7.369 24.3 173.4 79,481 752,321 11.2 47.2 535
1954 1,190 213.675 222,221 9.947 9.579 4,232 69.4 40.2 46.7 727.304 637,072 295.273 40 3 2.682 2,864 5.546 2.4 75,716 3,002 1.391 30.8 1,692 79.2 8,004 25.4 173.8 84,423 766,069 11.5 48.9 526
Southwestern Region:
International Ot, Northern**. 1955 1.104 138,852 138.852 151 5,894 3,274 64.3 41.6 47.0 465,117 421,432 191.930 40 2 4.8 986 6,242 7,228 2.3 65.613 3.041 1,385 32.6 828 39.6 5,608 21.6 111.9 77.719 784,166 10.1 38.8 418
1954 1,103 134.329 134,329 5,392 3,020 64.1 41.3 44.7 433,840 393,511 175.573 43 1 2.3 929 5.135 6,064 3.8 61.727 2,939 1,311 32.6 901 43.2 5.135 21.1 104.0 78.555 778,807 9.9 38.4 422
Kansas City Southern ........ 1955 886 162,326 162,571 454 8.796 4,650 65.4 50.1 49.0 713,065 645,735 291.690 26 2 7.1 963 6,448 7,411 1.4 83,753 3.997 1,806 33.2 1,306 60.2 10.620 21.1 214.2 123,360 946,759 7.7 43.5 500
1954 886 136.536 136,543 111 7,566 4.036 65.2 52.1 49.8 598.323 540,768 237,479 22 2 8.3 1,383 5.373 6.756 5.4 83,684 3.970 1.743 31.4 1,093 53.4 8.646 21.1 189.4 133,245 878,165 6.6 43.7 615
Uo.- lane.- Texas Lines ..... 1955 3,230 336.645 336,645 3.383 14,486 7.912 64.7 37.3 46.3 1,075,382 955.,130 408.999 85 3,792 6,491 10,283 5.3 59.928 2,842 1.217 28.2 1,258 68.9 4,085 21.1 137.7 222.663 2,219,182 10.0 40.1 429
1954 3,229 370,495 370.495 4,037 14,055 8.397 62.6 36.5 45.8 1,026,184 917.922 378,208 84 5.926 5.753 11.679 6.8 54,399 2,487 1,025 26.9 1,057 62.8 3.778 22.0 153.5 233,114 2.301,561 9.9 39.2 382
Missouri Pacifio** .......... 1955 6,899 1,012,672 1,012,672 10.587 44,490 24,914 64.1 49.2 51.6 3,408,683 3.095,854 1,354,397 217 25 38 13.6 15,750 18.370 34.120 1.7 71.082 3.081 1,348 30.4 1,262 64.7 6,333 23.3 120.3 512.395 5.281,174 10.3 14.5 43.1 292
1954 6,896 971,701 971,776 11,309 42.322 24,013 63.8 51.2 51.5 3,212,661 2,928.580 1.270,029 191 47 87 26.8 22.353 16,302 38,655 2.3 67.755 3,022 1.310 30.0 1,060 55.4 5.941 22.5 101.7 535,887 5,542,886 10.3 14.6 43.1 388
Texas & Pacific ............. 1955 1,822 350,038 350,038 4,077 16,244 10.534 60.7 54.9 49.5 1,328.423 1,202,279 451,654 62 1 1.6 2.808 6,980 9,788 1.5 73,185 3.448 1,295 27.8 1,464 86.8 7,996 21.3 196.7 199,696 2.471,701 12.4 42.5 588
1954 1.822 352.887 352.887 3,552 15.559 9.973 60.9 56.7 49.4 1,258.554 1,135,256 409,836 62 1 1.6 3,600 6.172 9,772 2.8 71,906 3,234 1,168 26.3 1,361 84.8 7,256 22.4 195.6 198,581 2,472.672 12.5 42.8 585
St. Louis-San Francisoo ..... 1955 4.573 619,242 619,242 5.847 24,921 13,046 65.6 46.9 47.0 1,859.862 1,663,826 734.363 112 7 5.9 11,858 11,103 22,961 3.2 55,407 2,692 1,188 29.5 1.058 54.7 5.180 20.6 182.2 318,139 2,856,278 9.0 3.6 36.9 369
1954 4,564 610.832 610,832 5,781 24,028 13,839 63.5 44.8 47.2 1,832,990 1,625,196 694,974 113 3 2.6 15,079 10,066 25,145 1.9 52.165 2,663 1,139 28.9 937 51.1 4,912 19.6 186.6 342,586 2,903,797 8.5 36.6 371
St. Louis-San.Pran. & Texas 1955 154 19.495 19.495 629 390 61.7 44.2 50.4 50,766 44,039 19.148 2 431 431 3.9 46.455 2,259 982 30.4 1,397 74.4 4,011 20.6 326.4 6,504 34,960 5.4 32.4 210
1954 156 21,656 21,656 640 460 58.2 45.6 49.1 52,406 45,396 18.551 2 558 558 3.0 41,"56 2,096 857 29.0 1,133 67.2 3.836 20.0 363.2 6.830 37,841 5.5 32.7 220
St. Louis Southwestern Lines. 1955 1,554 341,032 341,122 1,695 16,067 6,495 71.2 45.4 51.9 1,105,788 1.004,728 449.128 55 2 3.5 2,141 4.395 6,536 1.2 63,546 2.959 1.323 28.0 2,177 109.4 9,323 21.6 193.3 52.042 327,569 6.3 39.0 420
1954 1.554 293.538 293,538 1,410 13,533 7,081 65.6 47.9 49.0 956,208 868,336 388.158 51 5 11 16.4 2.762 4.172 6,934 1.7 62,104 2,966 1,326 28.7 1,882 100.0 8,057 21.0 146.0 51,049 320.009 6.3 40.5 329'
Texas & Nle Orleans ......... 1955 4,302 715.889 715.889 1,948 28,688 15,016 61.6 52.0 50.9 2,195,270 1,980,134 872.283 142 2 1.4 5,567 15.322 20,889 1.5 58,149 2,784 1,226 30.4 1,335 66.9 6,541 21.0 173.6 189,993 2,696.293 14.2 42.8 439
1954 4,275 691.923 691.923 12,104 27,398 16,463 62.5 54.6 50.1 2,130.380 1,921,220 809,669 136 30 18.1 7,603 17,625 25.228 1.7 56,859 2,795 1.178 29.6 1,119 60.6 6,110 20.5 142.1 220.788 2,854,433 12.9 11.1 42.8 398

'* Report of trustee or trustees.
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GPO 360318