Fuel and power for locomotives and rail motor cars of class I steam railways in the United States

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Fuel and power for locomotives and rail motor cars of class I steam railways in the United States
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United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
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Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
-Dec. 1948.
Numbering Peculiarities:
Compares the monthly statistics of the current year with that of the preceding year.
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Issues for <Jan. 1936>-May 1942 by the Bureau of Statistics, Interstate Commerce Commission; June 1942-Dec. 1948 by the Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
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"Compiled from ... reports representing ... steam railways (switching and terminal companies not included)."
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Description based on: Jan. 1936; title from caption.

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Fuel for locomotives (charged to operating expenses) class I steam railways in the United States
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Fuel and power statistics of class I steam railways in the United States

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3 1262 08583 8851 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statnt No. M-o23 (o-E)

BUREAU OF STATISTICS JANUARY, 1938
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)#
FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 1938 AND 1937


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
Np-9TO(Y ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
SPOCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1935 1937 # 1938 1937 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. oal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) ................. 16 861264 $18 240 b 39654 $896 710 772 59 753 515 $2929 12b $2 815 582 768 623 5 707 993 1-41
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). . . 4 564 676 # 330 11 $6 653 0 957 $7705 800 $101 .189 4 4522 23 5 707 965 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396) . 1 242 396 126 2 47 1 032 589 992 555 $1 017 889 7 493101 189 4 452111 2973 122 965 1-0
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). . . 156 892 $146 929 48840 45164 2 897 $2734 $12706 743 111 297 33060 1-0
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) . . 84 075 54 457 32 457 5 99
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . . 37 437 40 108 16 025 14 922 137 128 $3 942 3 66 144 44 665333 21 39317 1-05
-2. 0 Total ..ndp..wercharged .rdan. .aina.counts: ... $22 946740 $25G 38 652 $9527 218 $10 038 304 806910 $790266 $3126022 $3005 034 $9466 590 I l 1O 048 1-0
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged toayard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives(net tons) ....................... 1074 174 1 344 011 564 770 727 949 43 794 45 747 154 957 166 496 310 653 403 819 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 25 351 246 29 963 163 101 479 113 058 501 608 545I549 24643 569 9 0 639940 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . . 6675 153 5 757 043 6 118 526 5 C65 341 366 884 338 159 <4 9 741 353 543 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . 54 286 49 933 25 311 32 525 2 975 17 48 2-0
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 607 997 435 287 335 577 ;.78 9,8 74 875 77 028 1975 17 408 2-04
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . .. 1 399 1 506 526 558 4 5 137 28 19754 7971 2-05
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 254 415 1 548 252 576 440 738 448 43 798 45 752 158 781 170 56 475 396 593 484 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons) . . 4 000 478 4 918 750 1 763 383 2 197 904 248 777 277 272 721 537 785 810 1 266 781 657 764 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steamlocomotives (gallons). . . 115 064 269 150 683 311 5 599 4 688 1 155911 1 324 796 113 902 759 149 537 27 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . . .. 35 195 953 40 811 979 16 274 087 16 62 709 13 152 864 15 224 227 1 155 911 1 324 796 3 769002 9 525 0487 2--109
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . .4 281 5 783 1 003 1 090 11 14 258 268 3 009 4 411 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 769 920 302 150 5 2 1 462 768 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 4 783 660 5 947 530 1 777 229 2 211. 470 263 842 295 030 725 680 793 966 2 O13 909 2 647 064 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons). . . 1 497 601 1 547 669 710 599 732 708 53 691 52 921 315 524 301 714 417 787 460 526 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 56 6815 005 62 552 077 2241 818 2 d4 147 54 57 187 60 67 930 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours).. . .. 49 322 644 49 145 721 46 534 473 46 196 679 91 660 101 451 41- 2 696 711 2847 591 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . .. 57 205 387 55 351 988 49 934 732 47 944 305 5 044 103 5 C70 983 2 226 552 2.336 700 2-17
2-18. Gasoline bymotor-cartrains gallons). / . . 2 035 979 1 969 730 474 566 459 900 36 822 35 422 136 193 127 940 1 368 398 1346 468 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel bylocomotives (gallons). . . 787 383 459 992 179 224 11 2- -- 608 159 459 981 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . .. 158 092 124 129 37655 27379 61984 48964 58253 475979816 2-2019
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 2 128 2 11 2 729 665 3 3 110 152 1 286 1 4 92 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coalequivalent).. . . 2 021 661 2 098 432 796 375 811 170 54 566 53 774 333 685 319539 36 835 913 949 2-21
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b 19 39 6 35 913 949 .-22
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) ... .................. 6 072 603 8 912 635 2764 190 4 400 330 401 955 452 733 991 417 1 468916 1 915032 2 590056 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 339 450 426 973 122 652 138 352 1 717 2 449 5 460 4 807 209 621 2d 365 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . 4 629 421 5 203 649 127 733 158 558 1 562 1 998 99 438 90 468 4 600 t86 4 95,2 625 -03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . .. 177 674 167 174 668 160 132 430 382 123 822 720 19107 413 21 636 093 10102 107 9 000 781 16 234 245 do.07 766 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . .. 3754081 3763541 1136 816 1246109 69 34' 105 607 295 987 363 726 2 51 929 0 48 099 305
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons).... . . ... 2 697 725 2 159 300 1 139 531 759 316 170 505 191 584 1 3o7 689 1 ..08 408 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpuichased f.o.b. mines . . . ... $12 201 389 $15 934 537 $5733 454 $7 846 908 $812 156 $798 740 $2010 452 $2 601 341 $3 640 327 $4 tb7 548 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchased f.o.b. points other thanmines. . . .1 420 363 l1 618 010 522 157 $513 003 $7 206 (9 652 $17 074 $14 302 $673 926 1 O1 053 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . . 4 631 412 1 4 780 627 $196 949 $228 049 2 686 2 640 121 640 103 37 $4 310 137 4 446 559 4-03
4-04. Electriccurrentpurchasedandproduced. . . 557 705 1 539 820 1 154 68u $1 126 08 $94 226 $100 449 $145 054 25 249 163 737 $17 514 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . . .316 259 $334 065 $117 559 *120 u79 $4 973 $7 149 $38 033 S 45 606 *157 694 $154 431 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased . . . .124 806 $91 854 $57 032 36 323 -- $ 8 453 $8 355 '59 321 $47 176 4-6
AVERAGES -
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 2/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . . .01 01.
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . . 141 9-2 T42 191 '. 7 -
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . .. $0.96$0.921. 1. I2 .2 1.22 1 i 0t91 -03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .................................... .$0.976 $0.8920 0.15729 o.g1Go .6lii.!.t 6%1,92 .90 5-03
0...76...0.......0..... .0.910 1.009 0.928% 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon............................. 8..8. 8.88. 10.310 % .0.1.7 7.1 % 6.77% 12.5 12.59 100%5 7.514 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallonn................ ............. .4 .63' t.425% 5.004 .7 "- .49 1M.4360
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): d2/ 7 90 5-06
6-01. Coal per net ton.. ................................... 2.57 $2.4 62.45 $2.23 *2.00 2.46 2.25 2.39 2.26 6-1
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. ,0.97 .0.9. t.H 2.2to *2.00 $? 1. $"2 -$9 0.70 6-01
...............................2.1 -1.14 $1. 50.97 *0.92 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0 0.... 3 0.8 O. 86 0S. 0.23;4 0.221. 24t70 1.2 0 1 0236-
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 7.57% 7.869 9.-54 9.050 7.870 7.720 9.33% 6.66% 7.3 6-43
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon.... . . . .i. 99. 1.149 5.8 5.19 5.085 6 .6 57 -05% 4 -
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour: 57 6-46
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .851 43S 819 714 901 810 869 858 s98 943 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .64. 67.02 28.86 32. 6 8 78 6 7 6.98 4 7-0
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).. ...................... 130 10io4 399 6 66 7-0
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives), l. .. ........ 10.7 10.8 10.2 10.9 i. 0 1 i.6 -04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . .. 6.18 6.5 5.93 6.21 10.42 9.66 5.71 598 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). . . 818 824 775 764 904 41 855 8445.71 5.96 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service: 85 55 906 7-06
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 1 0 133 129 127 98 93 137 138 137 152 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 8. 3 9.82 8.61 1053 774 779 8.94 985 8-0
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 38.93 38.99 33.06 30j.9 54.57 55.33 7-79 6 .5
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ...................12 132 28 12 99 95 136 138 128 712 8-0
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. . . 17.6 17.5 17.4 17.0 18.2 17.7 16.8 15.8 18.14 19.9 Ei-1
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . ........ 1.13 1.27 0.88 0.80 1.1i4 1.30 9- '2
9-03.. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 0.21 0.20 0.25 073 0.20 0.20 -03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 3.7 .8 3.7 3.7 .-. 3.9 4.60 9-5-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . .. 7.1 6.7 7.1 6.7 6.8 6.8 -6.5 6. 9-04
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . .. 0.47 0.50 0.59 0.59 0.46 0.42 0.69 0.38 0. 1 0.' 9-0r
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . 0.20 0.19 0.24 0.22 0.9 0.19 0.18 0.19 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). . .. ..16.1 16.5 15.14 15.2 18.2 17. 7 16.1 15.1 16.6 14S. 9-08


# Note.- 1937 figures restated to Include 0lass I switohing and terminal companies which began reporting on Form 08-9 effective January 1 1938.
Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are inoluded with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total coot of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
E/ Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by eleotrico rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


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U.S. DEP


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 085839008 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)'


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
FEBRUARY, 1938


FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 1938 AND 1937


.....-J SOUTHERN DISTRICT
O)MTOWY EM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
---O '-1 ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1938 1937# 1938 1937T 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 882 and894) ................ $14 670493 $17237646 47 296 527 $8 541 392 $687 85 $813 888 $ 2535715 $2759 899 $4 150 392 $5 122467 1-01
1-02. Fueloil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and894). $4 ............... 099483 $4 786946 $6 065 46754 $112 399 $108655 $3 981019 $4 671 7 2
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts 383,384, 395, and 896) ................. 1 17 09 1 79 871 978 919 $955 725 $28 91 $31 685 60 563 $65865 $105 638 $12 6 7 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Aceounts382and394). ......................... 142 450 $141 317 $42 082 $45 592 $2 857 $2 872 111 259 $ 12 145 252 $ 80267 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). $8................. .1 407 $51 414 $30 056 $16 467 $6 311 $5 601 $45 040 $ 29 326 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts82and394) ...............................$33 048 $37 238 $12 121 $16 419 ,$114 $106 $4 185 $3 308 $16 626 $17 405 1-06
1-07. Tota ............. . $20 200 920 $23 434 432 $8 365 770 49 582 369 $719 749 $848 551 $2 730 432 $2 955473 $ 38 966 $10 048 C39
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 882,888, and 884),
2-01. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons) . ........... 949 764 1 274694 498 546 707059 38 452 49 592 140095 165 073 27 691 3 5 2 9 7 0 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . .............. 22787136 27295674 189 530 192 966 497 413 555 542 22 100 195 6 5471662-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . ......................... 5 716 507 6 433 554 5 203 090 5 789 566 317 649 320 179 195 765 323 eo5 2-80
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . 49 505 52 430 2 23283 30670 -- 26 222 21760 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) ................ 587 092 415 830 321 907 275 187 69 778 6461 195 407 75 78 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .................. 1277 1463 391 591 4 4 147 126 735 742
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . . 1 112 467 1 462175 509 146 718 036 38 456 49 596 143 840 169 115 421 025 525 42 -07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accountp 394, 895, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 3 505 647 4 702 160 1 547 016 2 134 838 216 925 311 997 644 733 770 176 1096973 1485 149 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ...................... 103 949 234 132 048 619 4 356 4 159 1 412 264 1 319070 102 532 614 130725 390 2-09
2-10. Electric current(kilowatt-hours). . . 31 876 787 38 525 665 15 383 651 15 541 195 11 170643 14 235 192 5 322 493 749 278 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net ton--coal equivalent) ........... 4 138 5 335 768 1 150 11 263 249 3 096 3 925 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .................. 1 369 776 235 171 5 3 1 129 602 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .. 4213 205 5 605 775 1 559 819 2 148 058 229 989 328476 653 408 778 279 769989 2350962 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 896),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons) . . .. 1 275 562 1 370 864 593 683 647 119 47 294 47 313 273 561 277 128 361 024 399 304 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . ... 50 400220 53812505 2189 688 2 310686 48 210 532 51 501 619 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) . . 45 426273 44 722 049 43 032 576 42 298 466 74 131 74 713 2 319 566 2 3488 66 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). ................. 50487 107 52 151 827 -44 225 490 45 123 778 4 317 400 4 807 850 1 944 217 2 220 199 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons).J. .................... 1 906263 18 672152 421 480 461 728 36 549 36 142 132 114 127 936 1 316 120 1 246 346 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .. ............... 761 099 389 912 167 504 593 595 389 912 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-cartrains (gallons). . . 136 797 119 540 26 8B6 v2 449 52 590 48 074 57 321 39 O017 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . . 1 717 1 655 505 639 2 2 97 97 1 113 917 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 745 056 1 851 284 670 897 720659 48135 48 143 291073 295 502 734 951 786980 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: )/
8-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. nunes (net tons). . . .. 6206 863 9 362 623 057 247 4 581 834 348 006 484 649 1080962 1 435 511 1 720 648 2 860 629 3-01
-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 298 206 485 542 102 297 153 993 1 403 1 914 4 210 6717 190 296 322918 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . 4 421 803 5 430 684 120 514 143 271 851 473 105 800 124 080 4186 636 5162 860 808
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . .. 1 1 5 3 960165 923 636 120 379 664 116 759 194 16 496 486 19 888079 9569804 10 033114 14 707 806 19243249 8-04
8-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ..................... 3 19......067 348 808 908 063 1154 896 65 665 90 460 305 203 314759 1 889 536 1788693 8-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ........................ 2 373076 2239684 763 286 649 347 153 436 164 466 1 456 354 1 405 871 8-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power atpoint of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalfpurchasedo . .................. ..... $12040122 $16860676 $6153181 $80 164 42 $710155 4861641 $1991 538 $2577183 $3185248 $5257210 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf. o.b.points otherthanmine. ....... . $1280358 21 865 853 420209 $599 323 $6 198 $7 520 $13 258 $22 323 $840693 $1 236 687 4-02
4.Fueloilpursed. 168 785 5 143765 195 681 $207529 $1 463 $626 128 452 $145 087 $3843 169 $4 790 523 4-08
4-04. Electriccurrent purchased and produced .. . . 474 960 $1 510 683 $1 03 325 $1 0C86 663 $86 026 $97 324 138 986 $146 074 $156 623 $160 622 4-04
4-05.Gasoline purchased$. . . 261 701 $294 140 95 066 $114 863 $4 682 e6 343 $37 480 $38 274 $124 473 $134 640 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. .............. ............................ .106 953 $96 366 3 9 499 $30 341 $7 555 $8 735 $59 E99 $57 290 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 1./0 2.01 1.7 2.014 1.7. 1.8 1 -01
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine pdrchases). .....$1 .78 2119 1.80 $1.8 $1.8 5-01
65-0. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ... ................. 14.2.56 6 1.1 27 199 2.40 17 $0.92 2. -01
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) .......... .. .. ........................... 05 0-9 7- 1 1 .9 0-93 -0
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour.... .............. ..... O.910 0.906 I 0.521 0 1. 1..0939 -04


7 -05. Gasoline per gallon .sam locomotive . . .. ..: 7 10 M i1 0i o 2 16 6 2 906 7-01o
5-02. Gaolnue per gallon ...... ........................ 5.0 ,.3 59.17 490? 77.99 77.475 6470 5. 7-02



7-06. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)n . 1 5 1 9 1 13 1 5 -06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel andpower (including freight and handling expenses 11.): 12. -0
6-01. Coal per net ton ....1.
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel e mies . ... ... .. .97 .1 7112 103 1.86 ..9 6-02
6-08. Electric current per kilowatt-hour:. ........................ ........................ 0.9 0 0.320 0.9080d00200.2210 1,1.26 00 00 ..0".0.926% 6-08
6-04..Gasoline. ..r.gallon...87.95% s 6:;60 .32f 6-N4
6-06. Dieselfue per gallon.ds of fuel (all . . 6.6 9 7 1. 1 5, 535 3 93 B4 5 3 -06
7. Fuel andpower consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .. . .4061 06851 9 5 82 90 6 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . I 9 614.66 0 59 1.7.90 9 77 65 7-02
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . 1..2 312. .1 6.2 16 1 6 133 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-efectric lo tiestives).V. . 9 .1 .2 .1 3n 1307 -04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives ) . . 66.12 .6 .2 1.0 10 -0
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). . . 06
8. Fuel andpower consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders) -road freight service: .
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ... ... . ...... 126 1 127 12 96 9 13 136 147 -01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . ..909.46 9 5 12.53 -7 7.9 a 8-02
8-08. Kilowatt-hours electrice locomotives). . . 37. 36.62 31.3 .1 53.24 56 9 1 3 16 1 8-08
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ...........................12513 I743115.0 13 978 1 I -
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service: 7 7.... 16.0 16.0 18.7 19.6 9-01
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives)....... ........................ 17.17.6 17.2 17.3 17.9 17.710.69 0.o3 1.15 1.27 9-02
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. .a 1 1 ..................... 1. -02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesellocomotives)....... .......................0.21 0.19 0.27 0.19 0.19 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)........ ....................................6 3.8 3.5 3.7 26.3 26.0 4.1 4.5 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). ............................9 7.0 70 7.0 6.3 6.6 6. 69 9-05
9-06. Gallonsof gasoline (motor-cartrains). ......................00 0.6 0.1 0.4045 0.41 0.39 o.146 0. 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains)......................... ......................00.20 010.160.910.210. 9-07
9-08. Eauated pounds of fuel (all road osssenv r service)....................15.9 16. 15.1 15. 16.0 17.6 15. 1 15.3 16.6 17.9 9-08
# Note. 1937 figures restated to Inolude Class I switching and terminal companies which began reporting on Form 05-E effective January 1, 1936.
p/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotric motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing Item 6-05.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
B ased on total oust of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Inoludes kilowatt-hours oonaused per yard switching hour by eleoric rail motor oars.
Inolude gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)'


FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 1938 AND 1937


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


1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-0 Fuel rs motive(Accounts82d ). .. 3152176 35 480 278 $15 687 599 17 506 933 $1 460 718 $1 567 403 $5 464 843 $5 75 4814 a 919 016 $10 830 461 1-02
1-0. Electric current (Accounts383,84,395,and896). ................. 416 435 $2 406118 2 11 508 41 948 20 $59 936 65 54 28 05 32 608 425562 746 1-0
1-04......................2and9) .. ..... .............................565574 $128056 $132 608 216 935 259 656 1-0
G-0 asoline (AountS2andO4) 3... .... .... ...99 342 288 246 90 922 90756 $5754 $5 606 23965 23 856 178 701 16 028 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) .................. 34 I 17 701 168 028 4
1-05.DOter fuels(Accounta 382 and 394).......165 483 4 105 870 62 514 232 482 -" $13 264 411 745 9 705 61 643 1-6
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . . .. 70487 77 347 28 148 431 343 251 234 8127 6 973 33961 38797
SQuan ofuelandpower.. ..toy.andtrnam.ount.: i4 404004 48467 898 17693 3407 419 6222503 (1526659 $1 638 817 45856454 $59A0 507 17 63 880 21246071 -07
2Q Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train aaoountat
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 88, and 884),
2-01. Coalbysteamnlocomotives(nettons). ........................ 2 023 960 2 618 957 1 063 317 1 435 260 82 246 95 339 295 052 331 569 583 345 756789 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steamlocomotives (gallons). . . 48 041 920 57160 346 395 567 370597 999 021 1101 091 46 647 332 55688 658 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) ........................ 12 391 660 12 190 597 11 321 618 10 854 907 684 533 658 338 385 509 677352 2-08
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . 103 791 102 363 48 594 63 195 55197 39168 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). ............... 1 195089 651 117 657 484 554 175 144 653 141 889 3 52 15 053
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ................... 2 676 2 966 919 1 147 8 9 284 255 1 465 1 555 2-06
2-07. Total (equated nettons-coalequivalent)...... .. .. ............. 2 366 378 3 010 164 1 085 657 1 456 805 82 254 95 348 302 621 339 683 895 846 1 118 3 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 894, 395, and 896),695846 1118 328
2-08. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons). . . 7 506087 9 620 877 3 310 399 4 332709 465 702 589 269 1 366 270 1 555 986 2 363 716 3 142913 2-08
2-09. Fueloilbysteam locomotives (gallons) . . 218 849 103 282 527 810 9955 8 847 2568 175 2643 866 216 270973 279 875 097 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . . 67 072740 79 337 644 31 657738 31 603904 24 323 507 29 459 419 11 091 495 18 274 321 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net ton&--coal equivalent). . 8455 11 117 1772 2 239 20 25 521 517 6 142 8 336 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .................2 920 1 696 537 321 lb 5 2 373 1 370 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . 8 995 720 11 552 056 3 337 049 4 359 494 493 831 623 506 1 382 088 1 572 245 3 782 752 4 996 811 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 894, 395, and 896),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons). . . 2 773 146 2 918 722 1 304 282 1 379 616 100 985 100 234 589 085 578 842 778 794 859 830 2-14
2-15. Fueloilbysteam locomotives (gallons). . . 107 101 153 116 295 702 4 431 506 4 494 833 lu2 669 647 111 800 869 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) . . 94 749 117 93 867 770 89 567049 88 495 147 165 791 176 164 5016 277 5196 459 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . 107692494 107503815 94 160222 93068083 9361503 9878 833 4170769 4556899 2-17
2-18. Gasoline bymotor-car trains (gallons)./ .................... 3 942 242 3 841 882 896 046 921 628 73 371 71 564 268 307 255 876 2 704 518 2 592 814 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) ...................... 1 548 482 849 904 346 728 11 1 201 754 849 893 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trams (gallons). . . 294 889 243 669 .64 741 59 828 114 574 97 038 115 574 86 803 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 3 844 3 767 1 233 1 304 5 5 207 249 2 399 2 209 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 3 766 020 3 949 295 1 467 271 1 531 818 102 701 101 917 624 958 615 041 1 571 090 1 700 519 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:b/
8-01. Coalpurchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) . . 12 281 226 18 280961 5623207 8 987 668 749 91 937 382 2072378 2904427 3635680 5451484 8-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . .. 636 395 907 429 223 188 28 27259 3 120 4 363 9 670 11 524 400 417 604 283 8-02
-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . ... 9 252569 10635 424 257 592 302918 2413 2471 205 238 214 548 787 326 10115 487 -0
8-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . 339026 860 340597 007 252 60: 979 .240 587 125 35603 919 41 524 972 19671 911 19033 895 30 942051 39451015 8-04
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . 6 923078 7 112 324 2 045 409 2 4098 08 135 014 196 067 601 190 678 485 4 141 465 3 836792 8-06
8-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). 5 ..........070922 4 40U 642 1 902 838 1 41U 313 323 941 376 050 2 844 143 2 614 279 8-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchased L o.b. mines . . . $24 241 510 2 795 216 $11 891 634 6 10t011 550 $1 522 311 41 660 381 4 01 990 ( 5 178 526 6 825 575 9 944 759 4-01
4-02 Coalpurchasedf.o.b.pointsotherthan mines. . . 2 700 720 3 483 863 $942 366 1 112 326 ,13 404 17172 30 331 $36 625 1 714 619 12 317 740 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . . .... 8 800 185 9924164 $392 619 $435 350 $4 149 43 26 6 250092 1 248 466 153 325 $ 237 082 4-08
4-04. Electriccurrent purchased andproduced... . . 3. 032 664 3050503 246013 2213 271 180 252 $197 773 284040 271323 320359 368136 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased.. . . . 579 958 628 204 $21 624 $241 562 9 655 $13 492 475 513 $84 080 282 166 289 070 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . . . S 231 758 188 220 $ 9b 530 $ 66 664 16 008 $17 090 119220 104 466 4-06
AVERAGES
6. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). . .......................1.97 1.79 2.0 1.8 .0 .77 .93 1.7 .88 1,82 5-01
6-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). 4.4 ....................... 4.4384 02
6-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). ........................0.95 $0.93 $1.52 11.72 $1.32 $1.22 1.16 .93 .91 & 5-08
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.895 0.896 0.889 0.920 0.506 0.4 1.4414 1.425 1.o035 09 04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. ................................8. 8.83 10.40 10.06 7.15 6. 12.56o 12.36 6. 7.30 6-
6-06. Diesel fuelper gallon 4.57 4.2 5.07 4.73 4. 4.54 4.19 4..
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight andhandling expenses): N/
6-01. Coal per net ton. $..............................2.56 2.314 28.76 42.45 $2.25 $2.00 (2.43 42.26 42.39 $2.28 6-01
6-02.Fueloilperbarrel.. ...................0.9 .93 1.41 1.15 1.07 0.97 0.93 6-02
6-08. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.8 0.821 0 087 0.8 0.24 0.221 1.2750 1.258O 1.0o0. 0.9o05 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 7.46 7.86 9.420 9 7.8 7.83 8.93 9.3 6. 7.19 6-04
6-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 5.1..70 5 4.58 5.1 4.~2 I4.790 4.23 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .. 846 843 816 801 893 846 859 857 890 926 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . ...................... 68 66.4 59.06 53,65 78.31 77.32 64.49 66.36 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). / . . 129 116 186 111 16 20 130 166 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)/. . 11.2 11.3 10.6 11.0 11.7 11.8 7-04
7-06. Gallonsof diesel fuel(diesellocomotives). 6.15 6.63 5.85 6.35 10.42 9.36 5.78 5.96 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). /_/ ..... .. 812 822 770 771 893 846 844 843 850 892 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles rmcluding locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .129 133 128 128 97 93 135 138 137 150 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fueloil (steam locomotives). .......................8.91 9.64 8.92 11.39 7.85 7.81 8.92 9.66 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 3......................8.24 38.81 32.49 31.22 53.95 55-83 3372 36.23 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . . 126 131 127 126 98 94 135 138 128 140 804
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ........................17.5 17.6 17.3 17.1 18.0 17.7 16.4 15.9 18.5 19.7 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .............1.1 1.24 0.89 0.82 1.14 1.27 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ............0.21 020 0.26 0.73 0.19 0.20 9-08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours electrice locomotives). ....................... 3.8 3.6 .7 28.9 31.0 4.0 4.6 904
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . 7.0 68 .1 6.9 6.5 6.8 65 6.7 9-06
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . 0.4 0.50 0.59 0.60 0.47 043 0.40 0.38 0.46 0.4 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . .. .0.20 0.19 0.23 0.22 0.19 0.19 0.20 0.18 9-07
9-08. Ecuated pounds of fuel (all road nassenemr service) .. ................ 16.0 I 16.51 15.3 15.3 18.1. 17.7 15.7 15.2 16.7 18.2 9-08


# Note. 1937 figures restated to include Class I switohing and terminal companies which began reporting on Form 08-| effective January 1, 1938,
aJ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electrlo motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


fuel in computing item 6-05.


154726-0 U GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1936


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


II 1262 08583 I 886 I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 8869 BUREAU OFUSTATISTIC StMttot Mt M-23 (os-M)
BUREAU OF STATISTICS MARCH, 1938

FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH, 1938 AND 1937


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and trainrservice:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and394) .. . ......
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ...............
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396) . ..
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . . ..
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) .. . . .
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . . ..
1-07. Total. . . . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . ..
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . .
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . ..
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . ..
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 896, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . .
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent) . ..
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . .
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ....................
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . . .
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . .. .............
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. .................
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . .
2-18. Gasoline by notor-car trains (gallons). a/ . . .
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . . ..
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . .
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . . .
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . . .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). . . .
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . .
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ..........................
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ...............
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . .
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). . . .
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. . . . .
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines. ...................
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . . .
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. . . .
4-05. Gasoline purchased . .............................
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. ............................
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). . . .
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . . .
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . .
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . .
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . .
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): d/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel.. . . . .
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . ..
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . .
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)./ . . .
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)./. . .
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . .
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). e/f/ ..................
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .......................
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ......................
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ......................
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) . . .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . ..
9--02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . ..
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ......................
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) I .......................
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . ..
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . .
9-08. Eauated pounds of fuel (all road nassenrer service). . .


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


UNITED STATES


1938


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


Ir I IIT I t- I r -I


1937#


1937#


1937#


1938


19370


ITEM
NO.


t I I t t V t F I 4. 1


$15 438 445
l4 438 582
1 218 769
$157 275
91 942
37 039
$21 382 052

986 780
24 475 763
5 932 262
57 371
680 117
1 513
1 163 761

3 701 714
114 348 779
36 219 709
4 549
1 388
4 480 832
1 357 234
52 141 634
45 767 897
53 195 426
2 089 317
881 156
141 663
1 921
1 848 277
6 446 702
295 481
4 723 648
169 352 990
3 840 213
2 706 814

$12 345 453
1 240 867
4 461 632
1 504 461
S313 216
1124 634


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04.20
0.888%
8.16
I4.60o

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0.; 14
7. 40
5.08o
8o6
62.28
120
10.6

3
122
8.63
36.29
11$

16.6
1.10
0.19

0.147
0.17
1- P


$18 548 260
5 150 038
1 254 059
$161 152
I57 682
35 825
$ 25 207 016

1 388 156
29 261 587
6 981 890
55 584
467 793
1 615
1 589 308
5 051 471
141 067 374
42 201 001
4 963
1 021
6 015 481
1 470 398
57 274 806
47 642 483
57 993 190
2 100 696
420 223
156 549
1 562
1 988 705
11 438 141
415 468
5 838 063
187 172 299
3 870 461
2 221 929

$20 570 316
S 539 836
5 708 299
1 600 219
$339 099
$ 96 oo008


$ 7 614 540
6 882
$1 114 863
47 414
35 528
14 598
$ 8 613 825

524 062
216 238
5 417 785
29 759
376 937
499
536 129
1 653 908
8 276
17 574 460
958
276
1 668 638
643 269
43 159 401
46 520 785
475 893
202 388
32 592
560
724 01 1
3 257 069
106 390
133 219
127 703 722
1 107 396
946 507

$6 326 381
:452 201
:196 547
$1 120 904
$110 603
$48 184


$ 9 497 503
$8 926
$1 Q26 839
49 723
17 162
16 132
$10 616 285

782 921
244 225
6 293 763
27 703
302 054
818
795 395

2 366 621
7 023
18 080 657
1 159
212
2 381 624
698 259
44 930 512
50 490 264
506 070
40 319
575
778 375
5 673 232
165 366
162 439
136 989 220
1 279 Q92
5U 227
$10 125 064
(642 427
$243 086
$1 180 556
$130 439
$27 678


$713 794
$30 226
$3 008
$ 148
747 176

39 954



6
39 960
227 146
12 012 321
1 1
241 090
51 237
84 404
39 701

3
52 155
383 650
1 387
1 455
16 668 005
95 551

$757 954
r6 246
92 489
$92 388
$6 690


$ 897 688
$3; 392
13054
$130
$934 264

57 534



5
57 539
343 010
15 275 745
14
361 091
53 174
94 871
58 430

3
54 081
602 718
2 880
3 444
21 540 210
68 845

$1 065 655
$11 536
$4 718
$107 415
64 971


$2 774 786
$ 36 716
60 174
12 293
6 933
4 332
$ 2 995 234

147 545
616 770
315 637
73 523"
158
152 033
677 137
2 143 793
297
5
690 199
294 93'9
2 329 700
4 423 248
140 330
61 298
117
313 476
1 066 774
4 532
117 441
8 559 524
328 279
162 609
42 017 109
$14 883
I133 267
(131 374
$40 583
$7 862


$ 3120 568
$117 378
66 758
(3 408
7 100
3 999
$ 3 329 211

193 311
589 146
380 646
81 600
141
197 712
888 219
1 400 858
286
4
896 848
320 830
2 481 110
5 068 156
139 566
57 469
122
340 598
2 C30 275
5 733
97 380
9 260 433
344 194
149 824
$3 518 066
$ 17 433
(115 009
(135 791
$42 694
$ 7 101


4 255 325
4 294 984
$113 506
94 560
49 481
17 961
$8 825 817

275 219
23 642 -755
198 840
27 612
229 657
850
435 639
1 143 523
112 196 710
6 632 928
3 283
1 107
1 680 905
367 789
49 811 934
2 524 092
2 251 393
1 433 393
678 768
47 773
1 241
758 635

1 739 209
183 172
4 471 533
16 221 739
2 308 987
1 597 698
$3 244 009
$767 535
$4 129 329
159 795
1155 340
$68 588


5 032 501;
5 023 734.
$127 070
$ 94 967
33 420
S 15 564
$10 327 256

354 390
28 428 216
307 481
27 881
84 139
651
538 662

1 453 621
139 659 493
8 844 599
3 504
805
2 375 718
398 135
54 793 696
2 617 100
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SInoludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
/ Based on total oost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
S BEased on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switohing hour by eleotrico rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH, 1938 AND 1937


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

1938 1937# 1938 19370 1938 1937# 1938 19370 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and394). . . 6 9 710045402861 $23 362 592 $27 004 859 $ 2 174 44 2 $2465 091 $8 239 629 $ 8 696 049 3 174 341 15 862 962 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .. .................. 13 089 329 515257 349 619 598 621 635 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384,395, and 396). . . 3 635204 3660177 19 598 $21 635 354 915 327 222 12 714 816 14 908 492 1-02
1-03. Elctri e (Accounts383,384,39 and396)$.................. $3635204 6$660177 026 371 $2 975 119 $0 162 $98 966 $88 230 5199366 $330 441 386 726 1-08
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 3.94. . . .... $456 617 6449 398 i38 336 140 479 8 762 $8 660 136 258 $37 264 $273 26 1 262 95 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382and 34) . ......... 257 426 163 613 8 3 $49 644 762 8 660 36 258 37 264 273 261 262 995 1-05
1-06. Otherfuels (Accounts382 and394) . . .... $107 596 $113 171 $42 746 $47 474 469 36 20 197 $18 845 $139 186 954 24 1-0
1-07. Total . ................................. $64 517 176 $73 672 669 $26 707 686 30 9210 273835 3 081 12 459 10 972 51 922 54 361 1-06
2. Quantities of fuel and power chargedtoyardandtrainaccounts:239 210 2 273 835 $2573 081 8 51 688 $ 9 289 718 26 683 967 31 570 6601-07
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 3 010 740 4 006 861 1 587 379 2217 929 122200 152 873 442597 524 80 58 554 1 11179 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .... 72475683 86391 861 611805 614 822 442- 1615791 1690 237 7024 7 84086802111179 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . 18 323 922 19172 487 16739403 7 ? ~ 1615 791 1 690 237 70 248 0d7 84 086 802 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent(lowatthours).............................. 18 323 922 19 172 487 16 739 403 17 148670 1000 170 1038 984 584 349 984 833 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . .161 162 157 947 78 353 90898 829809 67049 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). ... . . 1 875 206 1 320 520 1 034 421 856 229 218 176 223489 622 09 67 049 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 4 191 4 582 1 418 1 966 16 14 218 442176 223 489 62 31609 240 802 2-065
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coalequivalent) .............. 3529 894 4 599 101 1 621788 2 251 948 122216 152887 454 65 537 396 133236 1 656 871 27
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394,;395, and396), 537395 1331236 1656871 2-07
2-08. Coal bysteam locomotives (nettons). ... ....................... 11 207 6860 14672 348 4 964 366 6 699 330 692 848 932 279 2043407 2444 205 3507 239 4596534 2-08
2-09. Fuel oilhby steam locomotives (gallons) ...... ....................... 333020642 423 506 984 18231 15870 4711968 4044724 328 290443 419446 390 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) ....................... 103 292 449 121 538 645 49 232 198 49 684 561 36 335828 44 735 164 711 968 17 724 423 27118446 390 2-109
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ........3 .1011 16 080 2730 398 38 39 818 0 1 974253 2 11 840 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .................. 4 308 2 717 813 533 15 8 9 3 42O 2 175 2-12
Qu2-13 Totals(equatednettons--coalequivalent).o..n................ . .. 13 475 563 17 567 012 5 005 746 6 741 318 734 928 984 597 2 072 287 2 469 093 5 662602 7 372 004 2-21
2-14. oalbysteam locomotives(nettons). ....................... 4 130402 174389 120 1947 573 2078 075 152 222 153 408 884024 899 672 1 146 583 1257 965 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ........... ...................... 159 187 347 173 549 508 6761 206 0975 943 152 426 141 166 573 565 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 140 517 014 141 510 253 132 726 450 133 425 659 250 195 271 03 67615 206 97594 152426 166573 565 2-15
2-17. Electric current bymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours).. ... .................. 160 887 920 165 497 005 140 681 007 143 558 347 13784751 14 946989 6422162 6991669 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons).1. .............. .................... 6031 559 5 942 578 15371 939 1 427 698 113 072 109 994 408 637 395 442 4, 137911 .4009444 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .................. .......................2 4294638 142704127 549116 11 ... 180522 1 270116 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons).. ..... ..................... 436552 400 218 97 333 100 147 175 872 154 507 163 347 145 564 2-20
2-21. Otherfuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . ................... 5 766 5329 1 7)3 1 879 9 8 324 371 3640 3 071 2-21
2-22. Total (equatednettons-coal equivalent).......... . .5613 990 5 937 871 2 191 304 2 310190 154 857 155 997 9368 434 955 639 2 329 395 2516 045
3-01. Coalpurchased f.o. b. mines (net tons)........ ....................... 18730104 29768685 9082452 14660483 1133611 1540 100 3139152 4934702 5374889 8633 400 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o.hb. points other than mines (net tons) .. ................ ..931 461, 132,d4897 329 663 452 625 4507 7 243 14202, 17257 583 089 845 772 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels)............................ 13985549 16 483471 400 104 475 341 3907 5915 322 679 311928 135258 859 156902877 -0
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . 508379850 43909 973 380 512701 393717012 52471 924 63065182 28231435 28294328 47163790 58833451 804
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ........................... 10 764420 98 82 3 153914 3680 109 230 565 264 912 929489 1022 679 6450452 6 015 122 05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ........ ........................... 7 564959p 0209656 2630668 1579625 486550 525 174 4441741 4104157
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 46 5 55 4 4 4 4 4 15
4-01. Coalpurchased f. o.b. mines. . . . .36586774 53 365 531 618 217 826 $26136614 2280265 62726036 $ 6 (19 099 $ 8 696590 $10069 584 15 806 291 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines . ........ $.. 3 942 123 $5 023 699 1 395 103 $ 1 754 753 $9 652 $ 708 45 214 54 058 $2 482 154 186 180 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. ................................................................$13280430 $15652 640 $607714 $698613 6703 76984 383359 363475 $182482654 1582568 4-
4-4. Electriccurrentpurchasedandproduced.... . . ... $4 37318 $4 698165 $3369110 $3441 270 272640 $305188 415414 407 114 480154 544 593 4-
4-05. Gasoline purchased. .................... 175 967 309 323228 $372007 $16 345 618463 616096 5126774 437 506 450 065 4-"5
4-06. Diesel fuelpurchased....... ..........................348180 6264 014 $136502 $74 128 923870 24 191 6187808 6165 695 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
-06. Unit1. Coal per net ton (mine purchases)nd power (including freight and handling expenses): ........................1.79 -.01 177 .60
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .. 3 8 1 $ 3 3 ........................ .80 6 1.36 :.96 :. 13 1 0 I: 1
-0. Fuel oil per arrel (42 gallons)comotives). . . $0. 0.1.52 1.7 1.72 $1 1.19 1.17 0.9 0.9 -0
-04. EGallonsectric current per kilowatt-houmotives). . . 6..... 30 65 "50.8. 0.520. .Oz9 1 6. 8 960 7-04







7O3. Kilowathours (electric locomotives).0 o.126 10 o. ~.7i 77.3. 6.01 0..2 7-02
-05. Gasoline per gallon (gasoline and gaseectric locomotives) ............................. 11.0 10.9 10. 10. 7.09 6.97 1 1 8 7-0
5-06. Gallons dieselr gallon locomotives) . . 6.06 6.5 18 6 2 109 o60 2 1 5-0
6. Unit costs of yel and power consumed per 1,000 power (including freight and handling expenses)-road freight service: 5 7 7-0
6-01. Coal per net ton. comotives) . . .127 ..2..... ...6 ..? 2
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. oil (steam locomotives). ....... ......................... 97 7 1.71: 025 6 1.909. 21 8 6-01
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . ... 0.859 0.818% 0.82% 0.86 0.26% 0.220 1 10 6-02
6-04. Gasoline per gallon.. ............... . . i.... 7.5 9. 9.0 7.75$ 7.872 8.7; 6.0 6.62 6-04
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:oad passenger service 6-
7-01. Poundsof coal (steam locomotives) . . 17.17 17 17 863 8 -01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . 1: 65i! 5 7.773 16 3. 6.' 7, -08
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 126.5 1.7 3ii18 2 28 7 6 130 16 7-0
7-04. Galons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) . 11.0 10.9 10 6 10. 11.7 11. 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ...................... 16.06 6. 5.78 2 1028 9.142 5.69 6.0 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives): l.... .. .. 799 8a759 67 87 84 29 847 835 872 7-06
8. Fuel andpower consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. . . ....... 1 7 1.9 .1 126 126 96 92 132 137 3 1n4 -
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . ..........8.81 .9 9.57 13:3.1 7.8 7 8082 -01
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).. .. .. ... .........................3757 6 113 17..7931.1. 8-02
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service).................................1 821 6 33126 31 9 8-os
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ........ ..................".......17.2 17.3 17.1 17.0 17.9 17.6 16.0 16.0 18.2 18.9 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives)......................... ....................... 1.2 1.22 0.88 0.82 1.13 1.21 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ................... ...................... .020 0.19 0.25 0.73 0.19
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).............................................3.5 3.7 3.5 3.7 28.7 29.6 04.0 0.
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains)......................... ... ........................6P6.8 6.8 6.9 6.3 6.7 6 6.7 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains)..0.47 o.k9 0.59 0.59 O.147 O.11 O.14 0.38 0.140 .7
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ...................................0;,0....o102311 94 0.187
9-08. Ecuated sounds of fuel (all road nasses.er service).. ............. ...................154. 0.1 .177. .5 15.;316.14 1.1.9-08


# Note. 1937 figures restated to include Class I switching and terminal companies which began.reporting on Form 08-S effective January 1, 1938.
/ noludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-elootrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel
b Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
/ Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Inoludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
Include gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oare.


U.S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1938-0-154726


In oomputlng item 6-05.





S .UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


Subject to revision 3 1262 08583 9016 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
SCompiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
F L (CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


S-- I FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 1S38 AND 1937


Stgnet. No.M-230 (0-E)
APRIL, 1938


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and894) ....... . ..
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). . .
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). . .
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). . . .
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). . . .
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . . .
1-07: Total . ..... .................................
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . . ..
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . .....................
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .. .......................
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . .
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). ...... ... . ..
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . .
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net ton-coal equivalent). . .
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . .
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394,395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons).. . . .
2-15. Fuel oloil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) . . ...
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . .
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallon(gallons). . . .
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . .
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . .
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: ]/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). ......................
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . .
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) .
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . .
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased(gallons).. ... . . .
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased Lo. b. mines. . . . .
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines. . . .
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . . .
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. . . .
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . .....
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. .......... . .....
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: _0/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). . . .
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . . .
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . .
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .. .
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . ..
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. .. . . .
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses) : /
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . . .
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . .
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . ..
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives).. . . .
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).J/. .
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) / . .
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . ..
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). : .1/e. . . .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . ..
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. . . .
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . . .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . ..
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . .
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . ..
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . .
9-08. Eouated Dounds of fuel (all road nassenver service). . ..


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UNITED STATES


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/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrlo motor-oar trains. These quantities are included
Inoludea all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
SBased on total cost of all fuel and power purobhased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hour consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail actor cars.
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$105 275
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160 493
4 570
6 127
3 481
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479 557
304 885
68 66"7
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1 207 72 S
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291 14 1
1 672 707
4 496 153
151 63 5
48 611
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5 131
102 451
9 607 876
375 288
149 971
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$47 326
$7 089


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91 436
56 930
16 544
$8 211 456

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5 236 277
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2 313 641
2 083 320
1 415 904
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1 548 090
165 466
4 564 328
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2 236 484
1 493 327
$2 948 460
$700 229
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$155 912
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page2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1938 AND 1937


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

1938 1937# 193) 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steamnlocomotives (Accounts382 and894) .. ................. 60 882528 70830843 $30227654 $35 621 205 $2 b13 142 $3241 733 10779 352 $11442 378 $17062380 $20525527 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ................ 17 239 143 20 178 078 30052 (37 380 $451 632 (415 891 16 757 459 *19 724 807 1-02
1-08. Electric current (Accounts 883,384,895, and 896). .. ................ 4 813 738 $4 824 181 $4 016 652 $3 925 513 $116 369 $127 737 (244787 (259859 $435 930 511 078 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 94) ............. .6077012 10 266 183 534 $190 074 $11 590 $11 307 47 191 51 834 64 697 357 051 1-04
1-06. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and394) 53 750 17 752 (131 411 $66 286 26 223 24 972 96 116 (126 494 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382and394). ..................... .40 337 48 718 $55 149 $62 558 $615 $506 16 107 14 453 $68 466 $71 201 1-06
1-07. Total. . .. .. 84 036 508 $96 809 838 $34 644452 39 903 016 $2 941 716 381 283 $11 65 292 12 09 387 $34 685 048 $41 316 152 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged toward and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 882, 883, and 884),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . .......................... 3 902 953 5 255 142 2 060 124 2 922 336 159 053 203 417 577 130 692 789 1 106 646 1 436 600 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 94 913 609 113 533 049 B11 991 816 874 2 139 350 2 169 794 91 962 268 110 546 381 2-02
2-08. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . . . 23 931 300 25 518700 21 861 325 22936 336. 1 316 538 1 343 869 753 437 1 238 495 2-0
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . 216 252 208 278 106 259 115 655 109 993 92 423 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) ... .. . . .... 2 540 909 1752 356 1 390646 1 140926 282 958 292 156 667 305 319 274 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ..................5 471 6034 1 889 2 533 21 20 564 522 2997 2 959 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . ................ 4 586 372 6033786 2 106 260 2967 603 159 074 203 437 593 032 708 907 1 728 006 2 153 839 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 896, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steamlocomotives (net tons) . . 14 521 133 19058760 6415488 8 758 870 691 763 1 206 836 2 681 511 3 194591 4 532 371 5898 463 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 438 044 116 556 704 556 108 026 152 556 6'4 45 922 5 252 453 431 490 168 551 299 547 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . 140270083 159 954 028 70973 804 67884338 46 337 393 56 357 693 22 958 886 35711997 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent) .......... .17 209 20 951 3 623 4 49 50o 54 1 036 1 059 12 500 15 348 2-11
2-12. Allother fuels (equatednettons-coal equivalent). . . 5 477 3 830 1 046 783 20 14 4 411 3 033 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 17 506 196 32 862 945 6475 189 8 816958 945 429 1 273 060 2 720936 3 226 926 7 364 642 9 546 001 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 894, 895, and 896),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . . .. 5 402 974 5 765 961 2 552 639 2 735 306 200 331 204 142 1 148 765 1 190 813 1 501 239 1 635 700 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . .. 209 527 108 227 159 947 70 896 109 491 8 263 304 8 64d 650 201 192 908 218 401 806 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours).. . .. 186 829 855 186 806 673 176 660 023 176 045 744 315 0822 366 031 9 854 010 10 394 898 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) . . 207442 912 214 654 894 181 034 347 185 921 822 17 9030 O83 19 443 142 8 505 482 9 289 930 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons).a/ . . 8 065 659 8 003 713 1 821 906 1 922 436 151 322 143 086 538 616 547 277 5 553 815 5 390 942 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .. .......... 3 4U......... 4 438 1670958 749 184 20 2 655 254 1 670938 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). ...... .................... 574 253 539 604 129 168 136 204 232 090 203 11- 212 995 200 282 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 7 688 .6 820 2 341 2 431 12 11 448 472 4 887 3 906 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 7363131 7798564 2 873082 3039841 203 828 207 536 1216455 1261293 3 069 766 3289894 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
-01 Coal purchased o. b. mines (net tons) . . 24242 000 34 239 788 11 649 569 16 926 876 1 498 078 1 933 339 4 174 273 5 623 285 6920080 9 756 288 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. 0o. b. points other than mines (net tons) ............. 1 200490 1 778680 427480 569 731 6 036 10 3)0 18 398 22 388 748 556 1176 171 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . ...... 18765723 22 562798 512 869 635 356 4 631 8 570 425 035 414 379 17 23 188 21 504493 3--08
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . ..... 668 677749 715 497 686 502 708 014 519 012 530 67 963 391 80 459 1.2 36 643 039 38 102 2u4 61 363 305 77 923 830 -04
-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). : ......................... 14 590282 15 067 603 4 306 172 4 980 395 346794 346 F 0 1 248 38C 1 397 967 8 688 936 8 342 385 -05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ......................... 10017998 8275507 3453 985 2 221 353 629 945 675 845 5 934 068 5 378 309 8-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-0L Coal purchased o.b. mines. . . 47 202 157 $1 825 423 $23 191 615 $30454 275 $3001 560 $3476 59 $7 994 326 $9 944052 (13 014 636 $17 950567 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b.pointsotherthanmines. . ..... 5 060 392 $6 806 474 $1 793 007 $2 191 499 $26 363 41 625 $58 628 $69 941 $3 182 394 ,4 503 409 4-02
4-03. Fuel oilpurchased. ............................ $17 935 155 $21 589 179 $752 231 $937 069 (7 869 11 628 $488 634 (483 0-7. (16 686 421 $20 156 590 4-03
4-04. Electric currentpurchased andproduced. . . ...... (5 991 074 96 196 665 $4 462 176 $4 529 704 $356 198 ( 00 439 9 542 190 (545 -51 630 510 721 171 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased. . . ...... $1210 383 51 337122 437774 $511246 $23 949 $24 325 155 242 (174 102 (593 418 2627 449 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . . . $459 195 $354 573 $176 579 6104 478 50 619 $31 280 (251 997 218 815 4--06
AVERAGES
6. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) ....... . . .1.81 ?9 .1 .1.80 .s00 ?1.80 61.92 (1.77 .88 1.84 6-01
6-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . . .2 .19 3.85 4.35 4.01 3.19 3. 3.83 5-02
6-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . . (0.96 .0.6 7 1.47 1.70 1.36 15 1.17 0.94 -0
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ........................ 896 .866 .888 0.87 .5 0.498 86 0.92 -04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . ..8.30 8.87 10.17 10.2 6.91 7.01 1.4 1. 6.8 7.50
6-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . .4. 4.28 5.1 4.8 4. 4.2 4.0 06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): /:
6-01. Coal per net ton. ...... ................$2.56 $2.35 (2.74 $2.47 ($2.B $2.01 $2.45 $2.25 $2.39 2.29 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel.. ................... .. .98. 0.94 *1.'7 0(.6**.1.46 513 $. 1.09 .0.97 0.94 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.862% 0.822 0.892 0.867 0.2j 0.225 1.27 1. 1.061 01.902 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon 7.4 J.9. 9..5 9.14 9 7.90% 8.76 9. 6.60 .26 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . ............................ 4 5 5.15 5.09 5 4.80 .3 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 822 83 796 786 865 860 829 851 86 887 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . 6.19 64. 58.9 52.64 77.97 77.85 62.96 64.32 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 124 118 121 11 180 200 127 156 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives), f/ . 10.8 10.7 10.0 10.0 -- 11.7 11.7 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives)........ 5.93 6.49 5.6 6.19 9.97 9.26 5.6 59 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)e/.f 788 802 749 756 865 860 814 837 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . .12 12 124 124 95 91 131 135 131 139 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ........................8.7 9.21 18.40 17.33 795 7.96 8.78 9.25 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)..... 36.1i 37.63 30.65 30.91 53.0 55.81 33. 34.18 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .. ...122 126 122 123 9b 93 130 135 124 131 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. . . 16.9 17.0 16.8 16.7 17.7 17.6 15.8 15.9 17.9 18.3 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .. 1.11 1.20 1.61 2.41 0.88 0.83 1.13 1.22 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 0.20 0 0.2 1.00 0.19 0.19 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . ..... .5 3.7 3. 3. 28.0 29.2 40 4. 9-04
9-06. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . .5.5 6.6 6.6 6.6 6.1 6.5 6.5 6.6 9-06
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . .. 0.47 0.48 0.59 0.59 0.47 0.43 0.o40 0.0.45 0.47 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ......................0.18 0.19 023 0.23 0.18 0.1 016 0.17 07
9-08. EQuated pounds of fuel (all road nasseneer service). ... ................... 15.9 9 17.817.6 15.215.216.2 17.1 908
# Note. 1937 figures restated to include Class I switching and terminal companies which began reporting on Form 08-E effective January 1, 1938. SGOVERNMENTPRITINGOFFICE 1938-0-154726
SInoludpe the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-05.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
o Based on total oost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline oonasued per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.








Subject to revision





OF Fl. U


S U.S. D


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 081I I8III INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


SttemetNo. M-230 (os-E)
MAY, 1938


FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1938 AND 1937


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

1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 19370 1938 1937# 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .. . .$13222 973 $16 629 202 $6 522 1765 $8507327 $o614 665 700 $4 2325 946 $ 2 644 388 3759594 4697 086 1-01
1-02. Fueloil forsea, locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) . ................ 4 082550 872 347 13 664 21917 1403 55 41 017 483 4 7950 15 -02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396)......................... 161-02




2-0. oal steam locomotives a(net tonts). . .......... 842 6821 1 197693 442 826 673 730 36 08 49 975 17 090 158 75 236 60 315 1 2-01
2-0. Gasoline (gallons) ......... 622. ...........164.. 646027 40 127352451073958 47 468 25 916 21 3092 121 996 21-04


2-05. Diesel fuel (gAccount s) . . 695 525 434.5499 3930232 28233338 67568 6"1 590 23 4 1 2$6 8 50 1
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tos al equivalent)nd394)... . . .1 433 1 39 1 520 621 743 223106 155 800 31366 1-6OS
1-07. Total.. (equad net tons-.....1oal equivalent) .. .................... 1 001 201 1 379 246 44 634 684 08 36 09 49 979 329 31 61 613 3805 44 82 6846 -07


Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons) . . 94 315 4 279455 1693 442 82654 267002731 196990 72 30 60676 75 929 00790 1680 315 0136 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 105 607 484 130 216 351 708 168 42766 229 010 949 532 908 254 104 489 525 129 74 444 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . . . 39340 846 221 36 056 97 25 958 736 17 546 6966 513 378 11835 2 74 256 992 275 838 188 047 8 211 096 2--10
2-11. Other fuels bysteam locomotives (equated net tons-ns)oal equivalent) . 6954 125 4 543 793 1 17 30 11 208 263590 3 0613 90621 2
2-12. Allotherfuels (equatednet tons-coalequivalent). . ... 1 221 954 223 176 7- 5 3 993 775 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednettons-coalequivalent). . . 3919001 270 51 3169 666 1 404 63445 2019 C57 07974 8 250 612 63 741 621 1 694 21744 2122738 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-108. Coalbysteamlocomotives (net tons) . . .. 1 218 506 279455 1 3 8265441 900734 541 45 181 4 737 235 6 67 260139 345 119 37 426 835 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steamlocomotives (gallons) . . 48 6410 710 52 465 155 607 484 130 211 708 16854 905 181229 0440 94 765 627 811 235 47 944 189 78 51 472 47 2-0915
2-16. Electric currentbylocomotives (kloowatt-hours) . . 43 8441 590 40 358 012 4 232 044 37 617 C67 83 467 101 660 2 5329 079 2 659 285 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-cartrains (kilowatt-hours) .caequivalen.. . 42 630297 5 4398 36609884 38 77792 37616 4335029 2143 3 0197 2327 068 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons).f. .................... 2 031 864 2 081 750 461 8421 486 871 37 91.^ 31 <07 128 503 154 962 1 403 607 1 408 510 2-18
2-19. Dieselfuelbylocomotives fnll.-n- .................... 989 904 436 350 183 15b 11 303 806 746 4125 G47 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car t..,-, -.,lr..r,.. "122 928 128 321 18 B75 27 649 59 39S 46 007 44 654 54 665 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . 1952 1 664 565 690 21 954 223 107 176 -7 665 3 993 775 2-21
2-22. Total (equated nettons--coalequivalent) . . ... 3 6919 202 1 814 805 664 9945 721 280 7 05974 41 515 244 596 269 434 76945 50 774 576 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b396),
3-01. Coalpurchased f. o. b.mines (net tons) . . ... 5..07908 6 15487 2307038 3176758 307 9451 44 8372 1 08690 1037 231 13450934 1519656 3-01
3-02-. Coal purchased f. o. b. points otherthanmines(nettons).. . .08 827 46152 154 9054 110 181440 -37 66 76 3 96427 811 23374 11642 5 43185 -02
3-03. Fueloil purchased(barrels)ooo .(klowatt-hours).. . . 440749 5756867 99616 9 334 1 67 737 10867 660 4234 874 55071639 285 2-16 3-
-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . 156 30298 64 160215439 04 119 829 68 114 296 610 403 387777 7 l 7 961 116 9000905 14 62 513 97 9 265 819 -017
3-0518. Gasoline purchased (gallons). .(gallons).. . . .. 3 70 391 3984 201 1 158 75 1 315 570 7 72 31 407 306 94 576 81 2 02 020 2211 244 -05-18
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased(gallons) .. . . 2 850629 1927131 787 056 539725 1104611 -7 9 1806 7 46 425 47 2-19 06
4. Total iticoest of all fuel and power at sepoint of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines.tons)......................... 999136 11892487 2430446974 62217711 $60187 94 .1 1 l 842 074 43 1 1925 744 $18685660 $29215006 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf. o.b. pointsotherthanmines. .(net tns) . ... .. 844 391 1 771 996 35 005 40 282 43 84 910 915 1 37 1 612 934 16967 491 10718 642 1 34 326 -02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased .(baels) . . . 4 099 680 565 325 867 9932 486 13907 200 1 637 7 75 198 127 676 889 364 874 5 227 770 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced .(kiloat . . 156. 1431 506 1 433201 $1 074 311 11 026 510 le 6373 $91 657 96120 731 130 2903 $149 781 $179 801 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased .(gallons) . . . 98 070 357 60 112 376 1535 465 7 o 7 2 7. 72 (35 642 $46 05 102845 013 2169 68 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased(gallons) . ... . . 23 902 841 927 136 $37 706 2539 7205 1105 355 6 817 1 95$80 841 243 271 4-06

AVERAGES -------------------------------------------------------------
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o_/
4-01. Coal per net ton (.mine purchases) . . .1.991 2 .9 446974 6 221 .96 71.95 3 .1 2074 1.86 1.90 6 1.92 6 -01
5-02. Coal per net ton .other purchases)mines . . .. 844 391 1 771 996 35 005 04 2 4.04 3. 2 93416 967 91 07 1 344 326 4-02
5-03. Fuel oil pr bcharrel.... (42 gallons). .. . . 50.99 25.97 1 1.9 0.0 867 7 19.08 $1.17 676 88 .9 227770 4-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hourced. . . .. 0.91561 0.8954 311 0.8982 65981 .67 1.17 1.447 1 781 17901 4-04
-0. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 98 070 37 60 112 376 10. 657 7. .642 12.105 145 013 169 668 4.-05
4-06. Diesel fuel prch gallon. .............................. 123 902 84.436 4.79 4.06O25905 4. 5 355 18 80 841 51713 406
5. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):
6-01. Coal per net ton ..ine purchases). 9. ........... .................... .3 1. .10 .E6 *.0 .392 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . . ;.0: .9.2 .3 .9 ..1 6-02

6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .0.88 0.8699 0.90. 0.915.. 0.2705. 0..0409 1. 811 1.4475 1.0295 0.9 6-04
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . ............................. 73 8.0 9. 7.1 7. 6 9.5 6-0
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . ... ..5.07 4.75 5. 510 5. 5.27% 14.91 4.47i 6-06
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 755 754 734 723 792.212.1 744 77 79 7-01
7-02. Gallons r baf fueloil(steamlocomotives). . . 0.98 1.19 5. 75. 78.57 5 591 -02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours.. (electric ocomotives).e/. . . 0 69 109 108 151% 1097 126 1230 7-03

7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)n .. . .7.0 9.2 9.0 7.4 13.1 11.4 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel lonue diesel l locomotives).. . . .5.6 6.5 5.45 5.S3 9.28 .032 5.s3 5.66 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)n../... ...... .................. 721 735 53 695 794 814 730 775 71 778 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 112 11 1 84 81 12 14 118 115 8-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 8.29 .6 18.31 18.36 75.90 7.60 8.609 8.26 8-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . .....30.55 34.8 26.44 29.8325 3102 31.08 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ................112 110 110 110 86 8 122 124 1.13 111 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-uroad passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . .114 112 113 1 17.o 127.2 12 Io 1156 -01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .. 9 1. 16.73 1.806 7-90 7609 1.06 1.0 9-02
9-03. Gallonswatt-hours (el (diesellocomotives). . . 0.20 0.18 0.24 2.854 0.20 0.18 -03
8-04. Kiowatt-hours (electric locomotives). service) . . 3. 3.110 3.110 110 8306 2.9 .0 .0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . 5.3 5.5 53 55 54 5.6 6.3 6.4 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . 0.46 0.46 C.58 0.57 0.48 0.41 0.41 0.40 0.43 0.43 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ................. o.16 0.10.1 0.2 0.17 Q16 0.1 0.15 9-07
9-08. Eonated pounds of fuel (all road nassentror rvice). .................. 14.6 14..1. 1.7 171 17.315.4 114.8 1; S..1 9-08


# Note. 1937 figures restated to include Class I switching and terminal companies which began reporting on Form OS-E effective January 1, 1938.
/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate conseued by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel
Includes all quantitlee purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total coat of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Inoludee. kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yar4 switching hour by gasoline rail motor care.


In computing item 6-05.








Page 2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 1.72 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY, 1938 AND 1937


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

1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 19371 1938 19310

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Cosalfor steam locomotives (Acoun ts382and394) ........ ......... $74 111 054 $87 460 046 $36 755 973 $44 128 533 $3 127 810 $4 022 134 13 105 298 514 086 766 20 621 973 25 222 613 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ....... .. ..............$21 318 062 $25 046 164 $43716 59 297 $- 503 035 4 471 306 $20 771 311 2461 1-02
1-. Electriccurrnt(Acconnts 383,384,395,and396). ................... $ 5 983 696 95 31 $5 O696 $4 837 514 $142 301 $156 39 297311 31 636 543 388 1 61283 1-03
1-0. GaDiesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 3941). .758 634 77 83 229 561 $38 135 $14 325 $13 766 57 930 166663 456 818 456 119 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel(Accounts 382 and 394) ..... ..................... .450 310 271 515 1163 9168 833011 O 132 611 30 644 53781 e5 81 1-05
1-06 Otherfuels(Acunts82and394). 172 579 184847 $67741 79301 $837 $617 9 9358 18 265 $ 84 643 $86 664 1-06
2. Quantitiesoffuelandpowercharged.toyardandtrainaccounts: * 102 794 335$119 691 086 $42261 605 $49425 791 $3 585 273 $4 192 915 14 15 543 $14 92 280 $42 931914 51 080 100 1-07
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steamlocomotives (nettons). ....................... 4745 742 .6 4452 171 2 503 058 3 595 420 195 138 253 392 7046620 851764 1 343 326 1751 595 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ........ ....................... 116 414 785 139 846 338 980 257 1 031 602 2 466 963 2 492 734 112 967 565 136 322 002 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours).... ........................ 29 324 382 31 712 330 26 809 367 28 643032 1573530 1619707 941 485 1 449 591 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). .... ... . . .277 410 255 746 132 175 137 215 -145 235 118 531 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) ................ ............................. 3 236 434 2 186 905 1 783 878 1 423 264 350 638 353 746j 1 101 918 409 895 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 6 902 7 425 2 407 3 154 28 24 670 677 3 797 3 570 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . ... 5587496 7412 142 2561000 3651 765 195 166 253 416 722 763 870 520 2108567 2 636441 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coalby.steamlocomotives (nettons) . . .. 17 716 068 23 338 113 7 798 762 10 761 601 1 088 753 1 479 266 3 288 279 3 930 520 5 540 274 7 166 726 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steamlocomotives (gallons). . . 543 546 432 686786904 276453 381 566 7395454 6 160 707 535 874 525 680 244 631 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . . . 181 116 304 198 010 125 96 932 540 85 431 304 55 850 771 68 192 936 28 332 993 44 385 885 2-10
2-11. Other fuels bysteam locomotives (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . ..21 334 25 493 4416 5 663 80 65 1 244 1 342 15 594 18423 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .6 698 4 782 1 269 959 25 15 5 404 3 808 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . ... 1425460 28 031738 7 680 254 10 836 014 1 153 403 1 559 310 3 333 569 3 968 547 9 058 234 11 667 867 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 6 621 981 7 107 840 3 145 479 3 389 847 245 512 252 879 1 384 632 1 450 952 1 846 358 2 014 162 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 258 351 599 279 581 083 225 801 290 931 9 028 931 9 459 883 249 096 867 269 830 269 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours) . . 3U 674 445 227 164 685 217 692067 213 662 811 399 289 467 691 12 383 089 13 034 183 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . .. 50073 209 260 094 883 217 644231 224 699 714 21 779 299 23 778 171 10 649 679 11 616 998 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). a/ . . 10 097 528 10 085 463 2 283 748 2 409 307 189 234 174 465 667 124 702 239 6 957 422 6 799 452 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 4 394 342 2 107 308 932 342 11 323 3- 3 462 000 2 095 985 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). .....................697 181 667 925 148 043 163 853 291 489 249 125 257 649 254 947 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 9 640 8 483 2 9006 120 18 13 542 579 6 174 4 771 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coalequivalent). . . .. 9 044 595 9 613 085 3 53580 3 761 121 249 887 257 050 1 461 051 1 530727 3 795 077 4 064 187 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: /
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). . . .. 29449 908 40 397 856 13 956 607 20 103 215 1 806 024 2 358 181 5 257 963 6 660 517 8 429 314 11275943 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 1 409 317 2 239 726 512 464 680 648 7 293 12 059 22 362 27 663 667 198 1 519356 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . ... . . 3 173 221 28 325 989 612 485 774 690 6 268 10 433 496 406 523 058 22 058 062 27017 808 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . 625 526 613 875 713 190 622 537 702 633 309 140 842 450 938 98 111 292 44 604 155 47 103 1u9 75 925 818 97 189 649 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . 18160 673 19 051 804 5 464 927 6 295 965 423 516 427 431 1 555 274 1 774 779 10 716 956 10553 629 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .. . . 12 869 627 10 202 638 4 241 041 2761 078 740413 819962 7888 173 6 621 598 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchased f. o.b. mines. ....................... $57 193 524 $73 718 105 $27 638 590 $36 675 986 $3 02 967 $4 300 748 $10 068 765 $11 869796 $15 883 202 $20 871575 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines. . . $5 904 783 $8 578 470 $2 128 012 $2 595 781 31 708 $48 046 $ 71 562 $86 908 $3 673 501 $ 5 847 735 4-02
4-03. Fuel oilpurchased............................... 2 034836 $27160788 $884 718 1 144269 $10498 $14 307 $563 832 $611568 $20575788 $25390644 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced . . 1 7 422 560 7 629 869 $5 536 487 5 556 216 442 801 $497 106 (662921 $675 575 $780291 900972 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased . . . ... 1 508 52 1 694 184 550 150 646 711 $28 988 8 30 047 $190 883 $220 108 1738 431 797 318 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. .. . . ..563098 $439009 214285 130383 .- $ 35 974 $38 098 $332 839 270 528 4-06
AVERAGES------------
B. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: a/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) ...................... 1.94 1.82 1.98 1 52 1 99 $1.82 $1.91 $1. 1.68 $1.85 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .... ........................ .19 384 4 4 .39 $3.20 .14 l 4.2 5-0
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) ........... ......................... $0.95 $0.96 .1$ .:1.41.. 1.3 $1.4 $1. 0.1 iNt l. 1-0293
0:95 0:1.1.PbS ..4 $1.17940.5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . ... 0.899 0.871 0.889 0.8"77 .53 0.507 1.486% .1 1.0280 0.927 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . ..01 .9 10.07 10. 6.84 7.0122% 12.40 .89 55 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel fuel per gallon. . . . 4.5 4. 4. 6 6 22 -
6. Unitcostsof yard and trainfuel and power (including frcightand handling expenses) :./ V 5 62 4 09 5-06
6-01. Coal per net ton." .............................2.55 2.37 .73 .49 (2.24 62.03 12.4 62.26 $2.39 82.31 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. ... . . 0.08 60.95 61.24 l.4 $1.12 81.09 $0.97 60.95 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.866 0.830 % 1.0.87675 1 12.039 0.9100 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 796 9. 9 1 78904
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon... . . . 5.10 4660 5-59 5:.1 5.08 .0% 54. 834:3 6-05
7-01. Pounds f coal (steam locomotives). . .. . 809 809 74 774 851 850 812 839 851 871 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .62.0 63.38 56 93 52.72 77.68 77-95 62.08 63.26 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 121 116 119 112 175 191 127 150 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gs-electric locomotives) . . 10.9 10.4 9. 9.4 12.0 11 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .5.8 7 6.4O 5259 6. 11 9.84 907 2. .7 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)./ . . 775 78936 744 51 850 798 825 12 7-0
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 123 124 122 122 9 891 -01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .. 167 9.0 18. 17.9 7.91 790 19 1 9 4 8-0
8d.67 9.03 1.5 1.93.1 0.1 7-9
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . ... . 34.71 37.0 29'.L 30.69 53.02 55.18 32:65 3945 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ....... ..120 1.2 120 121 4 91 129 13 2122 127 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . ... 16.7 16.7 16.6 16.4 17.6 17.5 15.8 15.7 17.5 17.7 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .1.10 1.18 1.69 1.99 0.88 0.814 1.11 1 .19 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . ... .0.20 0.19 0.25 0.24 0.19 0.19 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 3.5 3.7 3.5 3.6 28.5 8.4 4.0 4.2 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . . ... 6.4 6.3 6.4 6.0 6.3 6.4 6.6 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . .. 0.47 0.48 0.59 0. 58 0 0.47 0.43 0.40 0.38 0.45 0.46 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . ........ 0.18 0.18 0.22 0.3 0.18 0.18 0.16 016 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road nassenger service) ................. 15.15.614.6 7 177 17.6 15.2 15.1 16.0 6. 9-08
# Note. 1937 figures restated to include Class I switching and terminal companies which began reporting on Form OS-E effective January 1, 1938. S.GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:19358--77062
Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electrio motor-car train. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
SBased on total.coat of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oara.









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ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) ....... . .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). . .
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). . .
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). . . .
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). . . .
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 182 and 394). . . .
1-07. Total. . . . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 388, and 884),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ......................
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ......................
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . ..
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . ..
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent).. . .
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent) . . ..
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . . ..
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . ..
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . ..
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent) . ..
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . .
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . ..
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . . .
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).......................
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) . . .
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) . ..
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)./. ...... . ...
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . .
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .................. .
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . ..
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . ..
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) . . ..
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . ..
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . ..
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . .
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). .. . . .
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . .
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. . . . .
4-0. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines. . . .
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. ... . . ...
44. Electric current purchased and produced. .. . . .
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . . ...
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . . . ....
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
6-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . . ..
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .......................
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) ........................
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . ..
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . ..
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon .... .. . . .
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): a/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . . .
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . ..
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . .
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . ..
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives).. . . .
1-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).e/ . . ..
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives).f/. . .
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . ..
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives), sef .....
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles minl uding locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . ..
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . ..
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) . . ..
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . ..
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . ..
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . ..
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .
9-06. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . . ..
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . .
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . ..
9-08. Eauated rounds of fuel (all road nassenver service) . ..


UNITED STATES


1937#


EASTERN DISTRICT


1938


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


1937#


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Includes all quantities purchased and produced, Wether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


in computing item 6-05.


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA



3 1262 08583 8885 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION St.em.s No. M-Me(Os-K)

BUREAU OF STATISTICS JUNE, 1938
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


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Page 2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railv-ays
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE, 1938 AND 1937



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

1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and394) .. . $86 775673 $103018 259 $42962431 $52 013 199 4 034 378 4 734103 $15 251 565 16 566 607 $24 527 299 29704 50 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts3 82 and 394). $............... 25 399 349 $29 894 354 $58 193 $ 81 083 536 640 $513 425 $24 804 516 29 299 846 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts 383,384,395, and396) .................. 7 134 108 7 055 837 $ 5 965 789 $ 5 728 164 $166 305 $ 183 852 $ 348 376 $375 914 $653 638 767 907 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). ....................... 905 103 936 295 $272 671 $286 934 $16 995 $16 874 167 941 80 196 547 496 52 291 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). . . 544 660 322 197 197 012 98 920 37 834 35 960 309 814 187 317 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). .................... $203 149 $219 065 $79 131 92 522 $ 1 001 $ 745 22 726 $21 771 8100 291 6104 027 1-06
1-07. Total. $.............120 962 042.141 446 007 $49 535 227 $58 300 822 $4 218 679 $ 4 935 574 $16 265 082 $17593 873 $50943054 $60 615 738 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives(nettons)...................... 5 556 692 7 541 971 2 927 020 4 202 224 231 148 297 196 824 779 998 193 1 573 745 2 044 358 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil bysteam locomotives (gallons). . 137 557 954 164 961 241 1 150147 1 194 513 2688085 2758 400 133 719 722 161 008 328 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . . 34 516 683 37508 855 31 541 890 33986 264 1 831753 1 883 482 1 143 040 1 639 109 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . .. 329 486 307 524 155 411 164 843 174 075 142 681 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . .. 3 924 434 2 597 625 2 189 426 1 686 285 406 807 407 526 1 328 201 503 814 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . .. 8 211 8 807 2 817 3 568 35 28 790 815 4 569 4 396 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . . 6581175 8704 048 3015 287 4 288 592 231 183 297 224 845 272 1019 172 2 489 433 3099 060 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal bysteamlocomotives (nettons) . . 20757 649 27222 822 9 123 365 12569760 1 28 32 1726410 3840712 4 586 309 6 505 244 8340 343 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 649 507 344 816 459 771 465 689 607 303 7 695 015 0 780 941 641 146 640 809 071 527 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . . . 223 b79 793 234 259 564 125 071 506 102 131 211 65 143 311 79 735 442 33 664 976 52 392 911 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . .. 25 156 29 815 5 163 6 658 102 78 1 469 1 576 18 422 21 503 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 7 871 5 782 1 469 1 234 29 19 6 373 4 529 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .. d.............. 25 197 572 32 800 406 9 228 317 12 659 589 1 363 096 1 819 740 3 889 204 4 628 267 10 716 955 13 692 810 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 7 811 788 8 401 373 3 714 160 4 019 596 287 481 297 581 1 601 600 1 682 843 2 208 547 2 401 353 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 308 852 047 331 945 254 401 124 493 217 9650 193 10 105 744 298 800 730 321 346 293 2-15
2-16. Electric current bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 273 275 705 265 249 230 257 736 345 248 951 131 429 843 551 954 15 109 517 15 746 145 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 291 525 547 304 380 575 253 202 723 262 414 950 25 535 030 28 036 580 12 787 794 13 929 045 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)../. ................... 12 043 501 12 065 394 2 724 971 2 889 994 226 305 212 798 789 525 841 942 8 302 700 8 120 660 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 5 412 185 2 579 129 1 144 501 35 907 4 267 684 2 543 222 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 814 390 782 204 170 537 180 966 339 955 299 021 303 898 302 217 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated ettons-coal equivalent) ...................11 569 10 371 3 494 3 729 22 16 637 687 7 416 5 939 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .. ... ........... 10 709 966 11 375 477 4 182 609 4 455 002 292 641 302 637 1 685 677 1770 858 4 549 039 4 846 980 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: /
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). . . 34700 114 47 185 387 16 450463 23571 553 2 096030 2 754 985 6 204 018 7758887 9 949 603 13099 962 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 1 682 437 2 683 510 614 144 777 980 8 311 13 703 25 621 32 372 1 034 361 1 859 455 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ........................... 27 663 028 33 787 868 713 278 909 057 7 604 12 467 542 260 620 185 26 399 886 32 246 159 3-08
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours)................. 981 726 9151028 841 860 742 493 835 742 448 841 96 633 718 115 319 574 52 137 720 55 890 468 90 461 642 115 182 977 8-04
3-45. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . 21 874 249 23 356 216 6 624 98 7768 171 531 278 545 874 1 868 924 2153 534 12 849 149 12 888 637 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). . . . 16 006 496 12 051 157 5 125 016 3 271 747 900 657 929 766 9 980 823 7 849 644 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines. .. ......................... 67 386 406 86 966 777 $32 487 675 $43 477 419 $4 67 159 $ 5 72 173 $1 882 889.$ 14 026 084 $18 848 683 $24 391 091 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchased f. o. b. points other than mines... . . $6 932 241 10 320 952 $ 2 530 223 $2969 232 36 151 54 214 $82 319 102 178 $4 283 548 $ 7 195 328 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. ............................. 2608689 $32444 363 1008135 1 347 162 12650 17 317 612237 726389 $24 453 873 $30 353 495 4-03
4-04. Electric currentpurchasedandproduced. . . .... 80 30 9 033 67 6 603 837 6 562 896 $27 318 593 974 777 626 804 162 931 524 072 638 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased.. . . 1 618 57 2 095 298 666 499 (803 798 $36 079 638 419 228 234 6269 753 6887 766 983 328 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased . . . ... $719 234 $ 518 685 $ 253 673 155 544 43 467 $ 43 220 422 094 319 921 4-06
AVERAGES ----- -----
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . . .. $1.94 $1.84 $1.97 $1.84 $1.99 $1.84 $1.92 $1.81 $1.89 $1.86 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . . $4.12 $3.85 $4.12 3.82 4.35 .96 3.21 $3.16 4.14 .87 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . .0.94 60.96 $1.41 .148 $1.65 1.39 $1.13 $1.17 60.9 (.94 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.9000 0.878 0.8890 0.88140 0546 0.5 05 1.491 1.439 1.03 W 0.931, 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . .8.31 8.97 10.06 10.3 6.79 7.012.21 12.5 6.91 7. 5-5
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . ..........4. 4.30 4.95.75 4.83 4. 4.23 .0 5-06
6. Unit costs of yardandtrain fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses) :_/
6-01. Coal per net, ton. . . . ..2.54 $2.39 $2.73 2.50 $2.23 2.04 2.43 2.28 2.8 2.32 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . . .. 0.97 0.96 .21. 1.11 1.10 to0.7 10.95 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.867 0.839 0.894e4 0.88 0. O l 0.229% 1.273 1.256 1.042 0.917 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . ........... 7. 7. 9. 9.1 7.1 7.93 8.61 9.5 6.63 7.31d 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. ...07 4. .1................... 5.07 5.94 4. .37 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 79 76 772 761 840 836 801 828 837 8o54 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 61. 62.16 56.04 51.48 77.21 77.91 61.31 62.64 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).e/ .............115 117 171 185 128 145 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) ..............10.6 10. 9. 9.4 11.8 11.6 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 5.81 6.2 5.7 6.05 9* 8.88 5.54 5.70 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). el// 766 778 728 73 80 836 7 815 3 827 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles ('including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . .. 121 122 120 120 91 88 128 131 126 130 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .. 8.57 8.88 19.19 17.74 7.94 7.88 .7 8.7 88 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . ..........33.3 36.73 28.69 30.51 52.86 54.76 32.11 33.27 8-08
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ... . 118 120 118 119 92 9 127 131 120 124 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 16.r 16.4 16. 16.1 17.5, 17.4 15.8 15.8 17.1 17.2 9-01
9-02. Gallons offueloil (steam locomotives). . . 1.0 1.16 1.61 1.89 0.89 0.84 1.10 1.17 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ... . . 0.20 0.19 0.25 0.23 0.19 0.19 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .......................3.5 3.6 28.4 27.8 -.0 .2 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). ................2...1 6.2 5. 6.1 6. 6. 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . 0.47 0.47 0.59 0.R8 0.48 0.44 0.0 0.39 0.45 0.4 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . .. 0.18 0.18 0.22 0. 0.18 0.18 0.15 0.16 9-07
9-08. Eouated pounds of fuel (all road nassenaer nrvice). .. ................ 15.1 15.4 114.4 4, l4. 17,' 17,;1. 15.2 '15.1 15.7 16.14 9-08
# Note. 1937 figure restated to include Class I switching and terminal companies which began reporting on Form 08-E effective January 1, 1938. U s GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1938--0.77062
Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gae-electrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.




S, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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o revision 3 1262 08583 8893 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
S | (CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF JULY, 1938 AND 1937


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
JULY, 1938


U.


# Note. 1937 figures restated to include Class I switching and terminal companies which bogan reporting on Form O.-E effective January 1, 1938.
a Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electrio motor-car trains. These quantities are Inoluded with diesel fuel
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
c Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
/ Includes kilowatt-hours ooneumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
/ Include gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


in computing item 6-05.


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SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
$ P-. O ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and394) .. . . .13 000 346 616 048805 $6232 951 $8C79 264 $618 397 $741 699 $ 2129 754 $2 97963 4 019 244 $4 E29 679 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). . 4 104 224 4 956 829 $15680 23 625 $3 2 0621 42 544 4 056 483 64 690460 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383,84, 395, and 396).. . . 1 186 401 $1 127 220 $994 069 $917 712 $25 689 $28 697 49 132 (54 750 $117 511 126 061 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). . . . 147 624 $166 341 42089 47 132 $2 716 $3 274 110 478 X 953 92 341 00 62 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). . . $102 010 $57 791 34 269 r18 53 5 -5 699 5 180 62 042 34 076 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 nd394). . . $. 27 881 135 694 9 675 $14 242 $160 160 63 445 (3 736 14 601 (17556 1-06
1-07. Total . . . 18 568 486 $22 392680 $7 328 733 9 100710 $ 646 962 $773 830 2230569 $ 2 519 126 $8 362 222 9 999014 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons) . . 823 265 1 103 549 421 667 606 340 37 506 45 092 118 319 141 910 245 773 310 207 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 21 985 004 26 859 741 146 405 165 276 217 755 263 150 21 620 844 26 43.1 315 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . . . 5 275 305 5 981 916 4 830 324 5 542 677 236 519 248 828 208 462 190 411 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . .51 247 52 242 17 888 21 991 33 359 30 251 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 731 183 434 848 419 042 255 492 57 882 53 656 254 259 125 698 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 261 1 309 374 513 7 4 124 142 756 650 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coalequivalent) . . 991 188 1 294 143 436 551 619 450 37 513 45 096 120 251 144 113 396 673 485 484 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons). . . 3164 302 3 993 S,94 1 327 831 1 801 C40 205 092 259 070 553 115 650 175 1 078 264 1 283 709 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 108 258 168 129 421 279 183 861 187 585 495 871 606 393 107 578 436 128 627 301 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . . 46 278 811 35 126 090 30 243 072 16 169 444 9 614 218 10 919 685 6 421 521 8 036 961 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . .3 140 4 328 743 1 003 22 14 232 263 2 143 3 048 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 357 1 068 161 234 7 4 1 189 830 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednet tons--coalequivalent) . . 3 916 739 4 877 041 1 352 836 1 815 865 216 419 271 859 556 306 654 C51 1 791 178 2 135 266 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteam locomotives (nettons) . ... . 1 236 699 1 346 766 594 428 651 755 41 880 45 554 221 161 237 606 379 230 411 651 2-14
2-15. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons). . . 51 824 385 55 470 COO 273 686 298 190 607 744 688 808 50 942 955 54 483 002 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 44 385 894 40 527 264 41 460 370 37 413 317 36 510 74 863 2 889 014 3 039 084 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbyminotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 42 158 120 46 429 623 36 171 835 40043 619 3 727 806 4 C93 402 2258 479 2 292 802 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). a . . 1 933 415 2 054 343 437 752 473 062 37 521 39 946 125 740 151 730 1 332 402 1 389 605 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). ....................... 1 197 002 560 462 270 233 59 023 926 769 501 439 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) ....................123 595 111 695 17 850 17 406 54 438 46 337 51 307 47 952 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . 2 022 1 828 538 592 4 3 112 103 1 368 1 130 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . 1 724 155 1 845 842 668 586 720 708 42 689 46 465 228 815 246 216 784 065 832 453 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: Y/
3-01. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.mines(netdtons), ....................... 5 202 997 6 475 192 2 448 687 3 149 962 319 680 401 486 839 125 1081 111 1 595 505 1 842 633 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). ................318 832 365 491 80 192 114 503 1 161 1 445 3 355 4 579 234 124 244 964 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ........................... 4 528 574 5 689 610 91 356 121 366 1 568 3 604 33 487 81 280 4 402 163 5 483 360 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . . 162 324 114 158 012 694 124 683 421 113 769 877 14 512 564 17 088 653 7 269 439 86 672 060 15 858 690 18 482 104 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ........................... 3 646 286 4 378 099 1 048 406 1 482 305 65 788 90 991 334 062 311 432 2 198 030 2 493 371 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuelpurchased (gallons) ........................ 2973 770 2 187 278 891 323 625658 108 004 124056 1974 443 1 437 562 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchased b. mines. ....... . 9943 222 $12665585 $4 698 114 $6 229 263 622 907 785 496 1 591075 $ 2 76 345 $3031126 $3 574461 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf.o.b. pointsotherthan mines . . 1 262088 $ 451840 1323987 53 668 4 960 5650 10790 14 153 922 351 978 369 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. ................................ 3 971 704 511 505 101 707 81 508 2 371 5 883 $5 839 00985 $3 831 787 5 223 129 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. . . ... 448592 1 434 614 1 094 999 11 037 013 459 5 676 $111 363 126 654 157 771 75 271 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased. ...............................311 094 $405 707 106 759 $158 112 $4260 800 $38 906 $41 832 $161 089 E98 963 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. .............................. 128 354 $93 883 $38 565 $31 509 5 223 $5 692 $84 566 $56 482 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: a./ *1 1.90 5-01.
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) ... ....................... 1.91 1.96 019 1.98 1.9 1.96 11.902 1.92 31.90 31.94 6-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ...... .......................... .3.96 -97 4 3.96 4 3.1 61.07 3.09 :.99 25-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . . .0.88 $0.97 1.11 $1.50 1.51 1.63 $1.07 $1.2? $0.87. 0.95 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.8920 0.9081 0.8780 0.9120 0.5820 0 .56 1.532 1.4600 0.9950 0.9 55-04
5-05. Gasoline per.gallon . . . .8.53 9.27 10.18 10.67 6.48 7. 1.6 1.4 7.9 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . 4.32 4.29 4.33 5.04 4.8.7 3.93 -06
6. Unit costs of yardandtrainfuelandpower (includingfreightandhandlingexpenses): ~ 66 6 2 212 2./9 $2.3 /2.36 241 6-01/
6-01. Coal per net ton..... ............... .............................. 4.9 2.49 2.66 2.64 $2.17 $2.12 1 .39 .233 02.36 62.41 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. .. ............................... 0.95 10.98 $1.09 1.54 1.02 $1.15 0.95 0.98 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . o0.85i 0.880 0.88 0.9 0.266# 0.2610 1.29 1.26i 0.998 0.9300 6-03
6-04. Gasoline er gallon .... ..... . .14 9.31 7.24 08.0 8. 9. 6.956-04
6-05. Dieslfueper gallon . ............................. 4.73. 4.04 .770 5.52 .- 5.18.g 41. 4:. 6-0
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 722 713 ,696 663 603 770 725 757 755 752 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .57.39 57.02 46.40 5. 69.22 71.30 5738 57.00 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). /. . . 109 113 10 111 137 159 120 113 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). . 9.6 9.8 7.3 8.0 11.5 11.8 7-04
7-05. Gallons of dieselfuel (diesel locomotives) . . 5.55 559 5.35 5.48 .53 7.82 5.45 5.18 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). / f ..........69 699 63 659 803 770 71 744 73 737 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)--road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 106 107 107 107 77 77 118 119 106 106 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 27.086 8 20.2 15.6 7.67 8.01 7.8 7.97 2
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 7.4 3.20. 29.51 8.5 ; 046 31.59 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). .. . 105 106 014 106 79 78 118 119 106 106 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steany locomotives). . . 15.1 14.8 114.7 114.4 16.2 16.7 15.9 15.6 15.1 14.9 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.03 1.07 1.26 13 0.91 0.88 1.01 1.C8 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .0.21 0.20 0.24 0:2 0.20 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . ...... 3.5 3. 3. 3. 27.7 24.9 3.9 3. 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . 5.0 5.2 4.9 5.1 5.2 5.5 6.7 .94 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . 0.4o 0.45 0.58 0.55 0.50 0.44 0.40 0.9 0.42 0.43 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . .0.16 0.15 .20 0.15 11 9-0
9-08. Eouated pounds of fuel (all road na.seneer service)... ............... .l4.O .1..1.0 9-O82_1;, 1.61016.3 16.7 I -- 15.3 5 1 -8







Pag.2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY, 1938 AND 1937

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

1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and394).. . $99 709 829 119 066 974 $49129 191 $60092 374 $4 652 775 $5475802 17 381 319 $18964 570 28546 544 34 534228 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 894). ............. .. 29499731 34847 560 $73 873 $104904 568 701 555969 128 857 161 ,34186687 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384,395, and396) ................. 8320509 8 184487 6 95958 6645876 191 994 212 549 397508 430664 771149 95398 1-03
-04. Gasoline (Accounts382 and 394). .. . . 052727 1102636 31460 6334066 $19711 20 148 78419 95 149 639837 53273 1-04
1-05.Dieselfuel(Accounts382and394) . . 646 670 6380127 (231281 (117 455 43533 4.1 140 371856 221 532 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). .. ............... 231 030 $258 654 5 8 8806 $106 764 $1 161 $905 26 171 $25 507 $114 892 $125 478 1-06
1-07. Total ... : ... $13460 500163 840 438 656 797 769 67401439 $4 865 641 $5709 404 i18495 651 20112999 $59301439 $70616596 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 882, 383, and 884),
2-01. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons). . . 6 379 957 8 645 519 3 348 687 4 808 563 268 654 342 288 943 098 1 140 103 1 819 518 2 354 565 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 159528 174 191 802 503 1 296552 1 359 789 2 905840 3021 550 155 325 782 187421 164 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . ....... 39791988 43490771 36 372214 39528941 2068272 2 132 310 1 351 502 1 829 520 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . .......380 733 359 766 173 299 186 834 207 434 172932 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 4 655617 3032 473 2 608468 1 941777 464 689 461 184 1 582460 629512 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 9 474 10 116 3 191 4 081 42 32 915 957 5 326 5 046 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . ... 7 572 275 9 998 080 3 451 838 4 908 041 268 696 342 320 965 523 1 163 285 2 886 218 3 584 434 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coalbysteam locomotives (net tons) . . 23921961 31216814 10451206 14370798 1 493420 1985 480 4 393 827 5 236484 7 583 508 9624052 2-08
2-09. Fueloilbysteam locomotives (gallons) . . 757 616 496 945 755 479 649 550 794 813 8390 886 7 387 334 748 576 060 937 573 332 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent.(kilowatt-hours) . . ..270 158 604 269 385 654 155 314 578 118 300 655 74 757 529 90 655 127 40 086 497 60 429 872 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . ... 2 28296 34 143 5 906 7 661 124 92 1 701 1 839 20565 24 551 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated nettons-coal equivalent). . . 9 228 6 850 1 630 1 468 36 23 7 562 5 359 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednettons-coalequivalent) . . 29113435 37676699 10581 163 14475453 1579515 2091 599 4445 510 5 282318 12 507247 15 827 329 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 9048 487 9 748 119 4 308 588 4 671 351 329 361 343 135 1 822 761 1 920 649 2 587 777 2 812 984 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .. . 360 655 432 387 384 006 674 810 791 407 10 257 937 10794 552 349 722 685 375 798 047 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. . . 317 661 599 305 776 494 299 196 715 286 364 448 466 353 626 817 17 998 531 18 785229 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentby motor-cartrains (kilowatt-hours) . . 333 683667 350810 398 289374558 302458 569 29262836 32129982 15046273 16221847 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). .. . 13 976 916 14 119 737 3 162 72 3 363 056 263 826 252 744 915 265 993 672 9 635 102 9 510 265 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons).... . ... 6 609 187 3139591 1414734 94930 5194453 3044661 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuelbymotor-cartrains (gallons). ..... . .... 937 985 893 899 188 387 198372 394 393 345 358 355 205 350 169 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equatednettons-coal equivalent) . . 13 595 12 199 4 032 4 321 26 19 749 790 8 788 7 069 2-21
2-22. Total (equatednottons-cal equivalent) .................... 12 4286 996 13 221113 4 646 195 5 175 710 335 330 349 101 1 914 492 2 017 074 5 332 979 5679 228 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: Y/
3-01. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.ues (nettons). . ...... 39903112 53660579 18899151 26721515 2415710 3156471 7043143 8839998 11545108 14942595 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons).... ................ 2 001 269 3 049 001 694 336 892 483 9 472 15 148 28 976 36951 1 268 485 2 104 419 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ....... ............32 190 596 39 478 476 803 634 1 031 423 9 172 16 071 575 747 701 465 30 602 043 37 729 519 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).. 1144 051 0291186 854 554 867 177 256 856 218 718 111 146 282 132 408 227 59 407 159 64 562 528 106 320 332 133 665 081 -04
3-0. Gasoline purchased ... ..........allons).25 520 55 27 734 31 7 673 304 9 250 476 597 066 636 865 2 202 986 2 464 966 15 047 179 15382008 8-05
-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .......................... 18 980 266 14 238 435 6 016 339 3 697 405 1 008 661 1 053 824 11 955 266 9 287 206 8-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalfpurchasedd obf..bminest........................... .. .. $7 306 934 9 632 3 52 .37 163 095 9 706 712 $4790 066 5 57 669 $13473 964 $1 102 429 $21 679 809 $ 7 965 542 4-01
4-02. Coal urchasedfo.b. pointsother than mines. . . 8 194 32 8 11 772 793 2 854 20 3 422 900 41 111 59 864 93 109 116 331 5 205 898 8 173 698 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased ....... . .......... $30 058 603 7 955 867 1109843 1528670 15021 23200 648076 827 374 8285663 $35576623 4-03
4-04. Electriccurrent purchasedandproduced.. .. ...................... 288 6058 0469714 7698 835 7599 909 $611777 6 89 650 88 988 9 9 930 816 1 089 004 1. 249339 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. .................... ..........$2 129 672 2 501 005 773 258 961 910 40 339 45 219 67 220 111 585 1 048 855 $1 182 291 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuelpurchased. .. .............................. $847 588 $61256 8 292 238 187 053 48 690 49 112 506 660 376 403 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Averagecoal per net ton (mine purchases) eandproduction: . $1.94 1.86 1.97 1.86 1.98 $1.86 1.91 $1.82 1.90 1.87 5-01
5-2. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .. .... .... ...3 99 1 8 4.71 3.54 ( 3. ( 43.21 (2.30 (33 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons)..... ......................... .9 0.96 1(1..38 P.1.13 1.1 9 0.9 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ........................O 0.a9 0.8820 0.60.8 0 0.521 1.6 144 1 0240 0.93 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . ..4 9.02 10.08 10.. 7.7100 12.ii 2.6% 6..0
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . .7 30 4.6 4.80 4.8 4.66 4. 405 6-06
6. Unit costofyardand train fueland power(including freightoand handling expenses): .w/
6-01. Coal per net ton....... .............................. 2.53 2.40 92.71$2.52 $2.22 $2.05 02-43 $2.29 62.38 62.33 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel...... J? :06 $1.18 $1.50 $1.11 $1.10 $0.97 $0.96 6-o2
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ............... ........................ 0.6 0.814 0.892% 0 025 0.23% 1.269% 11.21 10 0.921 6-038
6-04. Gasoline per gallon ........................... .............................. 47.143 2 79 ii .97.%98?319-%6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon ...........................5.01% 1.9% .38% .21% 50 %5.106
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-ewitehing locomotive-hour:"82 839
7-01. pounds of coal (steam lcoal (steam locomotives) ..... . . 786 784 762 7 835 827 791 819 2 839 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). 60.90 61.39 54.76 50. 7.5 779 60 61.28 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)./. .. 115 116 1 182 126 141 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)/./ .0.4 10. 92 92 11.116 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. ........................ 5.77 61 5.53 5.j 9 40 8.74 5.52 55 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). /j/ ......... .............. .. 75 767 7 74 35 827 777 805 793 813 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. . . 119 11 18 118 89 86 127 130 123 -701
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . ..8.46 8.7 19.65 1715 7.-92 7. 3.6 8.174 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . 32.11 36.8 27 3037 52.289 5392 32.08 3304 8-0
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ...... . .116 118 11 117 90 88 126 129 117 121 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ............................ 16.3 16.2 16.1 15.8 17.3 17.3 15.9 1516..78 16 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil teamm locomotives).... .....................1.08115 1 1 .6 0.89 0. 1.09 0.19 9-203
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesellocomotives). .0.20 0.19 0 .2 0.22 0.20 0.1 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)..........................35 3.6 3.5 3.5 28.4 27.4 -4.0 4.1 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains)......................... ........................ 5.9 6.1 5.9 6.0 5?.8. 6.0 6 6. 9-06
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) ....................... 0.147 O. 0.148 0 0. 00.4 0 0 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). .... .......................0.17 0.17 0.2 0:r200.12017016.1
9-08. Eouated Dounds of fuel (all road assener service) .................. . 1 15i .2 1 -7.k 17, 159.2 15.1 1; ;16.1 9-9 8
# Note.- 1937 figures restated to inolude Class I awitohing and terminal companies which began reporting on Form OB-E effective January 1, 1938. U S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1938-O-77062
a/ Inoludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motnr-oar trains. These quantities are Inoluded with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
c Based on total cost of fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours oonsumed per yard switobing hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.





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BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 1938 AND 1937


atement No. M-230 (os-E)
AUGUST, 1938


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ...... .................
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). .. ........ .
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). . .
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . . ..
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). .......................
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . . .
1-07. Total. '. . . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . ..
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . .
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons).. . . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . ..
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . . ..
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . ..
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . .
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . ..
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .. . .
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . . .
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . .
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . .
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) a . . .
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gal ons). . . .
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . .
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . ..
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). . . .
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . .
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . .
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . .
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .... .........................
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines . . . .
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines . . .......
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . . .
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. . . .
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . . ...
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased . . . ..

AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: e/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .......................
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .......................
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . .
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . ..
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . .
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . .
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): S'
6-01. Coal per net ton. .......... .............................
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .............................
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . ..
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . ..
7. Fuel andpower consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). e/. ... .
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives).f/. . .
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . ..
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives ) / ........... .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . ..
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . . .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . ..
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . ..
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . ..
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . . ..
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . .
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . ..
9-08. Eouated pounds of fuel (all road nassenr service) .................


UNITED STATES


1937#


EASTERN DISTRICT


1937#


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


1937#


WESTERN DISTRICT


I- I I I I I ~- F I. I ___


13 472 853
*4 093 262
11 163 181
*155 239
*100 999
$27 381
1L9 012 915

861 816
22 010 395
5 581 161
49 940
770 848
1 280
1 032 206
3 339 311
108 146 506
47 456 970
3 059
1 223
4 093 921
1 200 227
51 554 656
42 364 888
42 496 489
2 010 011
1 163 152
121 771
1 802
1 684 988
5 783 018
378 638
4 875 290
162 664 829
4 117 764
3 099 336
111 095 527
*1 536 278
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Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.


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Page 2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1938 AND 1937


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


1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#, 1938 1937e 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and394) ..... . 113 182 682$135 128 983 $55 438 104 $67 988 903 5 298 669 $6 223 320 119 560 932 $(i 323 945 ,32 884 977 39 592 815 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382and 394) .... . .. $33589773 39 708 041 $90 897 $129 156 603 091 595 835 32 895 785 38983 05( 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383,384,395, and 396) ................. 9 483 690 $9297 746 $7 927 245 $7 545 106 $216 112 $241 060 $ 450 536 483 610 $889 797 $1027 97( 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts382and 394) ........................ .1 207 966 1 272 859 357 157 $384 768 22 521 23 233 89 276 110 333 39 012 $754 52 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts382 and394). $.................... 747 669 $438 301 !266 868 $137 316 -- 49 351 $46 393 431 450 *254 592 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) ..................... $258 411 $296 181 $96 298 $122 869 $1 326 $1 045 $30 014 $29 169 $128 773 $143 09 1-06
1-07. Total ... .. ............. 158470 191 186142111 64176569 $76308 118 $5 538 628 $6 488 658 $2073 200 (2589 285 $67 969794 $80756 05 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 7 241 772 9738 348 3 787 660 5 401 236 307 710 387 738 1 066 554 1 276 762 2 079 848 2 672 61 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 181 524 238 217 686 363 1 483 580 1 543 859 3 142 293 3281 460 176 898 365 212861 04 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ........................ 45 373 14 9 49 306 857 41 341 771 44 857 252 2 391 148 2 380 914 1 640 230 2 068 69 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . ...... .. . 430 673 408 231 190729 207 131 239 944 201 10 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 5 426465 3496 020 3044 009 2209 615 522 119 516 282 1 660 337 770 12 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . 1075 11 572 3 608 4 648 49 36 1 108 1 086 5 989 5 80 2-06
2-07. Total (equatednettons-coalequivalent) 8604 398 11 275 290 3 906 480 5 513 925 307 759 387 774 1 091 143 1 302 1;.4 3 299 016 4071 46 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal bysteamlocomotives (nettons) . . 27 261 27 35 208 96 11 810460 16 129 317 1 711 757 2245 757 4 964 358 5 866 416 8 774 696 10967 47 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 865 666 4531068705 168 817 188 979 097 8 982 745 7 962 047 855 866 5201 059 764 024 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . 317 615 574 303 353 315 185 229 812 131 582 733 85 155 854 102787 354 47 229 908 68 983 16E 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . .. 31 357 38 866 6 670 8 687 145 104 2 007 2 096 22 535 27 97S 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . . 10 449 7 94 8 1 857 1 732 38 28 8 554 6 18 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednet tons--coal equivalent). . . .. 33 206777 42511 596 11 965 120 16 246 519 1 809 727 2365 862 5 019 872 5 915 933 14 412 058 17 983 28 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 396, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 10 248 71 9 11078 163 4 889 573 5 312 485 370 234 388 142 2 037 232 2 151 650 2 951 680 3 225 88 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .. . . 412 165 568 443 270 168 973 973 1085 284 10 874 572 11 425 083 400 317 023 430759 80 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrentby locomotives (kilowatt-hours).. . . 360 026 467 346528 012 338 909 678 323959 924 500 691 723 226 20616 118 21844 86 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . .. 376 180 156 395 360 663 325 548 998 340 615 231 33 280 068 36 206 614 17 351 070 18 538 81 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) a/ . . 15 986 927 16 182 969 3 595 333 3 839 345 303 020 288 853 1 041 301 1 147 1,7 11 047 273 10 907 644 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .. . . 7 772 335 3699 336 1 700 864 170 1)2 6 071 475 3 529 14 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 1 059 756 1 000 694 205 919 213 930 449706 391 491 404 131 395 27 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equatednettons-coal equivalent) . . .15 393 13 982 4 489 4 804 31 21 851 894 10022 8 26: 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ... . 14 113719 15 050 586 5 500425 5 884 733 377 040 394 966 2 136 852 2256 103 6 099 402 6 514 784 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: .b
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). ....................... 45 686 131 59 959 561 21 529 916 29 671 671 2 738 455 3 535 490 8 024 566 9 883 363 13 393 194 16 869 037 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). ............... 2 379 867 3461 916 789 602 1 018 104 10 479 16 176 32 369 41 442 1 547 417 2386 194 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . 37 065 887 45 142 564 894 793 1 151 662 10 310 17 815 637 634 762 139 35 523 150 43 210 94 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . 13067307591341 933 251 990 136621 964 911 69 126773 824 150 546 165 66 881494 73299 254 122 938 820 153176 20 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . 29 638 299 32029 677 8 924 707 10 719 y73 695 829 764 371 2 564 477 2858 332 17 453 286 17 687 00 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . 22079 60 16 191 460 6 949 441 4 472 660 1 134 568 1 162 755 13 995 593 10556 04 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o.b. mines . . . $88402 33 111864 365 $42 202 550 55 499 755 $5 425 004 $6 602 672 15 332 906 $1083 736 $25 441 15 $31678 15 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b.points other thanmines . . $. 9 730 60 13 461 287 3 230 064 3 926 471 $45 544 (64 241 104 185 130 049 $6 350 813 $9 340 526 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . . 34 493 53 43446 551 1 209 911 1708 800 016 702 26 241 710 013 1903 592 $32 556 912 $40 807 91E 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced . . 11 719 746 11 882 875 8 771096 608 603 $ 696074 87515 $1 003 070 1057 072 $1 249 506 $1429 63 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . 2 480 557 $2 900 426 897 474 1 126 037 $46 778 54 718 306 908 361 575 1 229 397 1 358 0 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . . . ... $981 115 699 135 *333 903 $216 919 $54 458 $54 318 (692 754 $427 89E 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) ....................... 1.93 *1.87 91.96 $1.87 $1.98 *1.87 $1.91 $1.8 1.9.0 $1.88 5-01
6-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). 4.09 .9 4.09 .86 .5 3.97 3.22 3.14 14.10 3.91 5-02
6-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . . 0.93 6 1.3.4.61.47 .11.19 0.92 0.94 -08
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . ..0.897 0.886 O.J 0.892 0549^ 0 9 0.52 1.500 1. 144 1.016 0.93 6-04
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . 8.37 9.06 10.06 10.50% 6.720 7.16 11.97 12.65% 7.014 7.68 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon .4.444.32 4.80 4.85 04.804 4.67. 4.24 4.0o5 5 6-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): d/
6-01. Coal per net ton..................... .. 2. 1 $2.71 .52.22 2.06 2.42 2.29 238 $235 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . . 0.97 0.96 $1.17 $1.50 -1.10 1.10 0.96 (0.96 02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ......... . 0.863 0.849. 0.0.8970 0.252 .0.2. 1.2630 1.2530 1.025 0.9220 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . . 7.4 8.00 9.28 9.28 7. 8.04 8.57 9.62 6.72 7.31 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . ..96 4.7010 5.280 5.25% 5.08 5.110 4I.78% 4.39 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . ... 77z 774 753 741 29 820 783 809 815 82 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .60.2 60.74 53.98 50.25 75.98 76.82 60.10 60. 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). e/. . . 117 115 114 112 167 177 128 139 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)../. ... 10.3 10.2 9.0 9.2 11.6 11.6 7-04
7-05. Gallons ofdiesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 5.7 6.13 5.49 5.95 9.22 8.63 5.45 5.52 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)x/. 747 757 708 716 829 820 769 79 783 803 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 117 118 117 117 87 85 126 128 121 124 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . ...8.39 8.66 19.51 16.83 7.90 7.87 8.39 8.66 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . ..31.46 36.13 26.56 30.13 52.04 53.52 31.83 32.73 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . . .. .115 117 14 116 88 87 125 128 116 119 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . ... 16.1 16.0 15.9 15.7 17.2 17.2 15.8 15.7 16.5 16.5 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .. 1.07 1.14 1.41 1.53 0.89 0.85 1.08 1.1 9-02
9-03. Gallonsof diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . .. 0.21 0.19 0.25 0.19 .20 0.1 9-08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .. 3.5 3.6 3.4 3.5 28.3 27.3 .0 4. 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . . 5.8 5.9 5.8 5.9 5.7 6.0 6.5 6.5 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . 0.47 0.47 0.59 0.57 0.4 0.44 0.40 0.39 0.44 0. 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . .0.17 0.17 0.22 0.21 0.17 0.17 0.15 0.1 9-07
9-08. Eauated pounds of fuel (all road assenger service). ...................... 14.8 15.0 14,90 14.1 17.3 17.3 15.2 15.1 15.3 15.9 9-08
# Note.- 1937 figures restated to include Class I switching and terminal companies which began reporting on Form OB-E effective January 1, 1938. u.s GOVERNMENTPRINTINGOFFICE: 938-0.77062
a/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trained. Theme quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotive, station, shop or other use.
E/ Based on total cost of fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.







Subject to revision




UNIV. OF FL. LIB_ .

95--1


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

IIIIIIIIIIIlIIII INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION sEP....B.(o 1
3 1262 08583 8901 BUREAU OF STATISTICS SEPTEMBER, 1938

FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1938 AND 1937


i
L.


# Note. 1937 figures restated to include Class I switching and terminal companies which began reporting on Form 08-E effective January 1, 1938.
Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
o/ Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


in computing item 6-05.


S .... I SOUTHERN DISTRICT
-- UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
S. DE P TO '' ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and394). ............... 13 782 761 $16 337 543 $6492743 $7948830 $690 484 $780017 J2 233581 2 393 282 4365953 $5215 414 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ............... $4 057 416 4 857661 $ 16 212 $ 25096 52 561 $41361 34008 643 64791 204 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383,384,395, and 896). . 1170 086 $1 109 663 $972 594 $893 229 $27 184 $ 991 1 285 $53325 $119 023 132 118 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). . . .... 153062 $165 469 *2348 647070 2662 $3004 11757 $14 819 96 295 0100 576 1-04
1-05.Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). . . $102052 259503 5330 21114 5490 $5233 1232 633156 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . . $ 28340 (35296 0561 13524 $159 166 2 836 $53609 14 784 $17997 1-06
1-07. Total. . . . .. $19293717 $22565135 $7569788 $8948863 (720489 $814178 $3537510 $2511629 $8665930 $10290465 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 883, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons) . . 895 491 1 100 060 461 928 592 687 40 480 46 309 128 785 141161 264 298 319 903 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 21 991 581 25 837 380 199 422 190 213 236 616 271 700 21555543 25375467 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . .. 5578 623 5 939809 4964 889 5411281 275 462 225 649 338 272 302879 2-S3
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . .54 896 45 716 20 229 17 975 34 667 27 741 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 777 251 480 838 440 376 270 138 55 972 57981 280 903 152 719 205
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent) . . 1 371 1 339 500 438 7 5 96 122 76 774
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .... 1066 574 1 284 379 477 706 605 951 40 487 46 314 130 814 143 406 417 567 488 708 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal bysteam locomotives (nettons) . . 3 509973 4 136 413 1453526 1793182 242030 271 339 599224 652992 1215193 1 418900 2-08
2-09. Fueloilbysteamlocomotives (gallons) . . 108200904125 126 201 159 374 201561 579136 633667 107462394 124290973 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . 47808 217 34503607 29903143 13423982 11078636 12499365 6826438 8580260 2-10
2-11. Other fuelsbysteamlocomotives (equatednetton-coal equivalent) . 3283 4547 878 943 23 14 201 246 2181 3 44 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coaequivalent) . . 1067 859 144 148 5 5 918 706 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednet tons-coal equivalent). . . 4266 977 4993859 1478 271 1 805830 254 245 285 663 602 877 657015 1931 584 2245 351 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 895, and 896),
2-14. Coalbysteam locomotives (nettons) . . ... 1182 867 1 317 976 565 620 642494 41 381 45 655 212749 232 522 363117 397305 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 52019723 53755090 283 627 285739 591 830 617 271 51144 266 52 852 080 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. . 43 297 647 41 994 162 40 367 470 39 114 117 60 850 127 509 2 869 327 2 752 536 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentby notor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 40757 826 43 068 110 34 909 346 37013 233 3655375 3 916 957 2 195 105 2 137 920 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)... ..... . ... 1956 685 2 008 815 430 795 451 990 36 656 35 101 130 60 147 146 1 358 632 1 374578 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . . .... 1170 534 550 217 260 042 78 518 910 492 471 699 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). .....................117 813 122 422 19 435 27 970 53 684 44 969 44 694 49 483 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent)............... 1 899 1 902 368 597 5 3 83 99 1 443 1 203 2-21
2-22. Total (equated nettons-coalequivalent) . . 1669 242 1 800986 638 002 710 831 42199 46537 220255 240284 768786 803334 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coalpurchased. o.b.mines (net tons). . . 5 977706 6941776 2809982 3412318 349757 417592 1029 306 1074105 1788661 2037761 M1
8-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 386 280 415 029 103 888 121 688 924 1 495 3 129 3 889 278 339 287957 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ........................... 4 810 027 5 502 175 99 305 117 236 1 710 28411 72 661 46 649 4 636 351 5 335 879 3-S
-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . 163317340 154 795995 12 558 551 108 475913 16401622 18986419 7946955 6252208 16410212 19081455 04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). .......... .. 3955 645 4 410 129 1149 719 1 402224 107 709 103 422 335768 344 936 2362449 2559547 8-05
3-6. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .......................... 2 875 990 1 947 976 896 709 577 772 110 583 110013 1 868 699 1 260191 -06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o. b. mines. . . .. 1 432577 13 477907 581927 6 699980 676057 81 241 1949286 2005025 3425307 3 961 661 4-01
4-02 Coalpurchased f.o.b.points other than mines. . . ..532 10 1 670 608 98001 486 477 64130 15989 p10406 12730 119 593 1 165 412 4-02
4-0. Fuel oil purchased. . . . .4 2877799 5 352182 .14788 177800 2 528 4 046 V71788 161093 $4098695 5 109243 4-08
4-04. Electriccurrentpurchasedandproduced. . . $1447 402 $ 1 403 705 $1072 218 $1003800 98 092 $97778 $116 280 22 154 1 60 812 6179973 404
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . .......... 336 6 $ 4 327 $ 18 29 55 971 7 109 $7794 $41 871 $43 852 69 595 3186 710 45
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased . . . .127 073 $85736 441056 i29 977 $5 131 $5 137 $80 886 $50622 406
AVERAGES -
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). ........................1.91 $1.94 91.92 91.96 $1. 3 1.94 $1.89 $1.87 1.92 $1.94 5-01
6-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases)..... ....................3.97 .0 3.8 4.00 4.4.01 3 7 .02 -02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . 0.a89 .97 1.16 71.52 1.4 1.68 to $1 31 E. .
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.886 3.907 0.875 0.925 0. 0.5155 1.463 1.480o 0.9808 o.9030 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . .. 8.52 8.9 10.29 11.12 6.60 7.54 12 121 7.18 729 6-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 4.42 4.4o 4.58 5. 19 4. .67 4.33 4.02 60
6. Unit cots of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per net ton .... 2.4 2..49 .62 2.6 $2.13 $2.15 2.7 2.3 2.37 2.44 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel ............0.941.001.06 1............56 .97 1.14 .93.99 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . 0.851 0.884 0.88 3 0.941 0.244% 0.24 1.305 1.287% 0.973% 0.9590 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 8.6 9.82 7.26 8.5 9.00 10.07 .08 7. 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. .4.78 4.84 5.58 5.01 5.08 4.67 4.3 6-0564
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .736 730 714 698 788 794 747 766 766 768 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .. 56.92 56.99 50.85 47.27 71.29 73.9 56.85 56.93 7-02
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).*/. . . 110 115 107 115 165 127 128 121 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-eTectric locomotives).f/ 10.3 10.0 8.9 8.3 11.3 11.7 7-04
7-05. Gallons of deselfuel (diesel locomotives)... . ......... 5.41 5.64 5.39 5.58 8.4 8.52 5.07 5.10 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).et/ . . 707 712 669 674 788 79 74 753 739 744 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 108 108 109 109 77 77 118 120 199 111 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 7.98 8.24 19.47 16.64 7.41 7.53 7.97 8.23 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .. 23513 24.37 28.55 52.67 50.40 32.19 32.49 8-08
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ....... .. . 106 108 106 108 78 78 117 120 107 110 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . ... 15.2 15.0 15.0 14.7 16.6 16.9 15.7 15.7 15.0 14.9 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ....................... 1.04 1.07 .65 1.53 0.91 0.88 1.04 1.07 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives).. . . 0.22 0.18 0.2 0.21 0.18 9-08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).. . . 3.4 3.5 3.4 3. 37.1 28.8 1.9 9-
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . ..5.1 5.3 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.5 .7 6.2 9-0
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . 0.16 0.4. 0.58 o0 0. 46 0.45 0.40 0.39 0.44 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . 0.16 0.16 0.20 0.21 0.17 0.1 0.14 0.15 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). ................. 14.1. 14.1 13.2 13.2 16.7 17.0 15.1 N15.g 14.5 _4.6 9-08







P.g INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1938 AND 1937


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

1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and394). .... ................. 126965309 151 466 526 61930712 75937733 5 989153 $7003 337 $21794514 23717227 3725093 44808 22 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) . .... .37 645 917 44564755 107 109 $154 252 635 652 637 196 636 903 156 43773 307 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts 883,384,395, and396). ................. 10 653776 0388 87 $8 899 839 $8419 805 $243 296 $272 051 501 821 536 935 $1 008 820 160 088 1--8
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) : .. ....................... $1 361 028 $1 438 328 399 505 6431 838 $25 183 $26 237 101 033 125 152 835 307 855 101 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) . . ... 49721 497 804 (302 198 6158 430 54 841 51 626 492 682 287 748 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 82and394). ....................... 286 751 $331 477 108 859 136 393 $1 485 i 1 211 632 850 32 778 6143 557 161 095 1-06
1-07. Total . . .. 177 762 502208 687 76 $71748 222 $85 238 451 $6 259117 7 302 83 23 120711 25 100 914 76 634452 91045 568 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 884),
2-01. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons) . ......... 8 137 26 10 838 40 4 249 588 5 993 923 348 190 434 047 1 195 339 1 417 923 2 344 146 2 992 515 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steamlocomotives (gallons). ...................... 203 501 87 243 517 69 1 683 002 1734 072 3 378 909 3 553 160 198 439 964 238 230 46 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . ....................... 50 951772 55 246 66 46 306 66 50268 53 2666 610 2606 563 1 978 502 2 371 57 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . ............................485 569 453 947 210 958 225 10... 274 611 228 841 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . ........... 6 203 716 3 976 85E 3 484 385 2 479 75 578 091 574 263 2 141 240 922 84 2-06
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 12 124 12 91( 4 108 5 086 56 41 1 204 1 208 6 756 6 575 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 9 670 889 12 559 634 4 384 18 6 119 87 348 246 454 088 1 221 957 1445 530 3 716 500 4 560 140 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 895, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ...................... 30771 244 393 45 372 13263 986 17 922 49 1 9535787 2517 096 5 563 582 6519 408 9989 889 12 386 37 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steamlocomotives (gallons) ..................... 973 842 829 193 804 152 976 562 1 180 65 9561 881 8595 714 9653 04 3861184027 781 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . 365 423 791 337 856 922 215 132 955 145 006 775 96 234 490 115 286 71 54 056 346 77 563 42 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated nettons--coalequivalent) ...........34 721 43 51 7 62S 9 732 168 118 2 208 2 342 24 716 31 32 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .................11435 8 70 1 92 1 77 43 33 9472 6 894 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednet tons--coalequivalent) . ........... 37 473 60 47 505 29 13 443 39 18 052 34 2 063 97 2 651 52 5 622 74 6 572 948 16 343 496 20 228 472 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 894, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal bysteamlocomotives (nettons) . . 11 431 582 12396 13 5455 19 5 954 97 411 615 433 79 2249 982 2384 172 3 314 792 3 623 191 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil bysteamlocomotives (gallons) . . 464 162 275 497 013 16 1 257 60 1 371 02 11 466402 12042 354 451 438 273 483 599 785 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. . 403 324 134 388 522 174 379277 148 363 074 041 561 541 85073 23485 445 24 597 398 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-cartrains (kilowatt-hours) . 416 937 982 438 428 77 360 458 34 377 628 462 36 933 463 40 123 571 19 546 175 20 676 738 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 17943 612 18 191 78- 4026 128 4291 335 339 676 323 95 1171 903 1 294 274 12 405 905 12 282 222 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 8 942 873 4 249 55 1 960 906 248 710 ..6 981 967 4 000 843 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 1 177 569 1 123 116 225 354 241 90 503390 436 46 448 825 444756 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . 17 291 15 884 4 856 5 40 3 2 934 993 11 465 9 466 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coalequivalent). ................. 15782 823 16 851 50 6 138 426 6 595 565 419 239 441 50 2 357 108 2 496 387 6 868 050 7 318 047 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) . . 51 663 836 66 901 437 24 339 899 33084 06 3088 212 3953 08" 9053 870 10957 468 15 181 855 18 906 798 41
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 2 766 187 3 876 944 893 490 1 139 79 11 403 17 671 35 498 45 330 1 825 796 2 674 151 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . 41 875 914 50 653 03 994 09 1 268 898 12 02 80 22 710 295 808 788 40 159 501 48555 120 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ...............1470 048 099L495 601 08 112 695 1721072 259 38 14317544 169 532 58 74 828449 81551 462 139349 032 172 257 658 -04
-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . 33593 94 6 439 0 10074 376 12 1280 100742 1937 803 5538 867 79 2 900245 3203 268 19 815 735 20 246 548 3-05
3-0. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . .... .24 955 59 18 139 43 7 846 15 5050 43 1 245 150 1 272 768 15 864 292 11 816 236 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-0L Coal purchased f.o.b. mines. . . . 99 841 87 125 340 985 $47 584 22 52199734 $6 101061 7413 91 017 289 465 $20088 810 28 867 121 35 638 532 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchased f. o.b.points otherthan mines. . . l11 262 736 15 131 89 3628065 4 412 948 49 674 70 23C 114 598 2 142 779 $7 470 405 10 505 938 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. .. 38 781 33 48 805 27 $1 324 701 1886 60 19 230 30 287 r781 801 $964 685 $36 655 606 45 923 706 4-08
4-04. Electriccurrentpurchasedandproduced. . 13 167 14 3263126 9 8433 14 958894 $794 166 $885 296 $1 119 350 1 179 226 $1 410 318 61 609 658 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . 2 817 461 3298 26 1 015 803 1 25 51 $53 887 $62 51 $348779 $405 427 1 398992 1544 806 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased . . . 108 187 $784 87 $374 95 246 89 $59 589 $59 455 $673 639 $478 520 406
AVERAGES -----
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). .........................9 1.87 1.95 1.88 1.981.88 1.91 1.83 1.90 1.88 6-01
&-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . . 0.93 0.96 1.331.50 1.10 $.19 0.91 0.95 5-08
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .. 0.896 087 0.88 0.8 0.555 0.522 1.4960 1.446 1.012 0.934 -0
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 8. 9.o05 10.0 10. 6.71 7.20 03 12.66 6 1 6-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon.. . . 4.78 4.89 4.79 4.67 .25. 4.05 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per net ton. ..............................2.2 2.42 2.70 2.4 $2.21 $2.07 (2.42 32.30 $2.38 62.)6 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. .0.96 (o.97 $1.15 1.1 (1.0 61.11 0.96 60.96 6-02
6-08. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . ..0.8620 0.852 0.889% 0.9000 0.251 0.214 1.2 1.257% 1.018% 0.927 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . . 7. 8.0 9.29 9.33 7.41 8. 8.62 9.6i 6.76 7.3 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 4:.94. 4.71 5.22% 5.29 5.070 5.11% 4.76 4.39 6-06
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds f coal (steam locomotives). . . 773 770 748 736 824 818 779 805 810 821 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . ............... 59.88 60.31 53.59 49.90 75.63 76.59 59.72 60.21 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 116 115 114 112 167 171 128 137 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)., / . .. 10.3 10.2 9.0 9.1 11.6 11.6 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 5.63 6.02 5.48 5.91 9.15 8.62 5.32 5.30 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)// . 74 752 704 711 824 818 765 792 778 796 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .116 117 116 116 86 84 125 128 119 122 801
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......................8.4 8.61 150 16.79 7.87 7.84 8.54 8.61 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . .. 31.12 360 26.2 29.94 52.12 53.16 31* 32.70 -
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .. . .... 14 116 113 115 87 86 124 127 115 118 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .16.0 15.9 15.8 15.6 17.1 17.2 15.8 15.7 16.4 16.3 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.07 1.11.46 1 0.89 0.85 1.07 1.1 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 0.21 0.1 0.25 0. .20 0.19 9-08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 3.5 3.6 .4 35 29.1 27.5 4.0 4.1 9-
9-06. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . . .. 5.9 5.7 5-8 5.6 5.9 6.5 6.5 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . 0. 0.47 0.58 0.57 0.48 0.44 0.41 0.39 0.44 0.45 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ..................... 0.17 0.17 0.22 0.21 0.17 0.17 0.15 0.15 9-07
9-08. Eouated pounds of fuel (all road vansenger service). ........................ 1,4.7 14.9 13.9 14.0 17.2 17.3 15.2 15.1 15.2 15.7 9-08
# Note. 1937 figures restated to include 01ass I switching and terminal companies whioh began reporting on Form 08-E effeotive January 1, 1938. u. GOVERNMENT PRINTINGOFFICE:1938-0-77062
/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing Item 6-05.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
o/ Based on total ooat of fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total oost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switohlng hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.





UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA



Subject to revision 3 1262 08583 8919 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
_FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
UNIV. F Fl L1 2 Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

I 1 FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 1938 AND 1937


Stemet No. M-230 (os-E)
OCTOBER, 1938


LI-
U.S. DE~


# Note. 1937 figures restated to include Class I switohing and terminal companies which began reporting on Form 08-E effective January 1, 1938.
/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel
Inoludee all quantities purchased and produced, whether for loomootive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power ooneumed regardless of when purchased.
t Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.


In computing item 6-05.


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

1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 19371 1938 19370 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382and394) . .. $15 686 927 $18 211 785 $7 575 398 $8 880757 $785 579 $ 881 953 $2 511032 $ 2 755674 4 814 918 5 693401 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) . . 4 419098 15 282 800 $13719 $21650 39 361 $503 0 4 366 018 5 208 072 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts383,384,395, and396) . . 1224 983 1 143 694 (1 019 351 $ 920 583 $32084 $34 678 51 591 58 017 $121 957 $130 416 1-08
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). . . .149 133 $ 167 603 41 348 52 382 $2 980 $3074 $11 247 $14 310 93 558 97837 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). . . 105 221 $ 71 449 37888 27 684 5 652 6 143 61 681 37622 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . $29 441 $36714 675 14 807 $188 $160 59 918 14 985 17 829 1-06
1-07. Total . . . ... $21 614 803 $24 914 045 $8 698 379 $ 9 917 863 820 831 $ 919 865 $ 2 622 476 $ 2 891 140 $9 473 117 $11 185 177 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coalbysteamnlocomotives (nettons). . . 1036 423 1 221 615 547 581 657 528 46 770 53 582 145 874 160 445 296 198 350 060 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 24 043 518 28 560 049 215 848 209 676 287 421 345 665 23 540 249 28 004 708 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . 5 806 1&9 6 130 030 5 208 441 5 536 192 260 952 312 016 336 796 281 822 2-
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . .44 177 53 129 14 651 25 337 29 526 27 792 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 843 813 559 483 465 754 304 350 59 856 71 681 318 203 183 452 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .1 419 1 454 477 520 8 5 146 150 788 779 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . .. 1223 099 1 426 408 564 023 672 295 46 778 53 587 148 269 163 301 464 029 537 225 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . . 4 107 56 4 741 906 1 750 174 2 062402 276 759 309862 688 682 758 909 1 391 981 1 610 733 2-08
2-09. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons). . . 125 6.4 473 140 618 708 157 244 190452 832 307 882479 124 684 922 139545777 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . 56 896 287 39 451 927 36 657 380 16 621 444 12 499 056 14 082 162 7 739 851 8 748 321 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 3 392 4 633 910 1 021 26 13 240 271 2 216 3 328 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coalequivalent) . . .1 154 864 229 125 5 5 920 734 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednettons---coalequivalent) . . 4 991 275 5 705 316 1 779 848 2 077 437 291 672 326 800 693 881 764 438 2 225 874 2 536 641 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 1 215 038 1 358 420 584 167 655 482 44 186 49 041 229 423 250 039 357 262 403 858 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .. 50 680 709 55 671 375 171 995 207 247 619 844 743 279 49 888 870 54 720849 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 43 933 032 40 898 333 41 264 802 38 159 980 85 386 94 121 2582 844 2 644 232 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrent by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) . . 42 651 598 46 299 681 36 548 098 39 757642 3795 012 4 227 003 2 308 488 2 315 036 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)a/. . . 1 970 215 2 022 992 434 218 487 526 39 764 36 013 129 352 144 105 1 366 881 1 355 348 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 1209 730 661 614 301 494 108 891 908 236 552 723 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . .. 114 505 133 331 18 593 31 828 53 856 49 924 42 056 51 579 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 730 1 821 370 600 5 2 101 94 1 254 1 125 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . 1 693 876 1 859 409 658 009 726 144 45 111 49 896 237 234 258 857 753 522 824 512 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:b/
3-01. Coal purchased o. b. munes (net tons). . . 6 846 163 7 393 569 3 228.303 3 610 569 412 755 445 432 1142 740 1 198 393 2 062 365 2 139 175 8-01
3-02.Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons).. . 441 109 420250 136 732 100184 1008 1 161 3 341 4 668 300028 314 237 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) 5 159 188 5 760 696 121 828 142 718 1 939 2 533 74 399 61 605 4 961 022 5 553 840 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ............... 175 712 701 160 919 806 132 570 038 113 551 409 18 127 246 20 312 410 7 651 748 8 011 770 17 363 669 19 044 217 "4
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .......................... 4039 818 4 053 580 1 299 619 1 447 742 91 804 105 264 351 758 358 882 2 296 637 2 141 692 8--0
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). . . .. 2 795 425 2 341 133 931 832 765 870 155 421 160 783 1 708 172 1 414 480
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. ............. . . ... $12932 123 $14 380675 $6 085414 $7161804 $807 872 $871676 $ 2 161650 $ 2 72524 $3877187 4074671 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchased f.o.b.pointsother thanmines. .... . . 1 794 734 1 691 592 $ 563 930 $382 445 $4 467 $4 746 P10 899 514 985 $1 215 438 91 289 416 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. ............................. 4 541 145 5 618 228 $140 319 $223 365 $2 911 $4 408 $73 396 $76 708 $4 324 519 5 313747 4-08
4-04. Electric currentpurchasedand produced. ......................501 980 486 435 127 940 $ 1 081 933 $94 649 $ 104 435 $ 16 172 $121 642 $163 219 (178 425 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased. 341 943 $377 154 130 909 $159 392 $5 977 $7 891 (41 906 $48 547 $163 151 $161 324 4-05
4-06.Diesel fuel purchased. .. . . 124004 106179 $41906 $40419 $7 246 $7 698 $74 852 $58062 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). . . ........ 1.89 $1.95 $1.89 $1.98 $1.96 $1.96 $1.89 $1.90 $1.88 $1.* 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . . ... $4.07 4.0o $4.12 .82 $4.43 $4.09 $3.23.$3.21 4 05 04: 6-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . .. .0.88 .9 $1.15 1.57 0 1.74 $0.99 1.251 0 $9
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . ..82 0.24 0.85 0.9 0.5 0 54 1.5 .94 0 9 9-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . ..4 90 10. 11.0? .51 .5 1.1 1.3 73 -06
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .. 4. 4. 4 4. 57 5.28 4 .4 79 4 0t 4 65-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (includingofreightyandwhandlingexpenses):/ :
6-01. Coal per net ton. ..............................2.47 2.49 2.6 $.63 2.14 .14 2.36 $2.36 2.35 2.41 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel....... . . . 0.93 $0.19 $1.u06 $.- 0.95 $1.13 $0.93 $0.98 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . ..... 0.821 0.861 0.852 0.9 0.2552.2145% 1.72 1.278 0.94 32 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 7.49% 8.214 9.09 10.05 7.o 8.54 8.69; 9.93 6.85 7.34 6-04
6-05. Dieselfuelpergallon. . ......... . 4.6 4.97 .78 6.19 4.97 5.05 4.60 4.33 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ... . . .760 770 735 736 815 53 776 809 792 809 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives)... . . 58.51 59.56 53.59 5133 74.75 76.93 58.1 59.4 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).e/. . . 108 115 105 113 154 168 134 111 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) t/. . 9.1 9.9 6.0 8.9 -. 12.3 11.1 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives).... . I . 5.61 5.54 5.51 5.79 7.94 9.62 5.4 5 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). /t . 730 79 691 709 815 853 79 76 781 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .111 115 112 114 80 82 122 127 114 119 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives).. . . ... 8.13 8.39 .23 15.17 7.78 7.63 8 8 18-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . 298 35.95 2. 86 29.88 52. 6 51.54 3. 3.5 8-0
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . . 109 113 109 113 81 83 122 127 112 115 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 16.0 15.8 15.6 15. 16.9 17.6 16.2 16.4 16.5 15.8 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.06 1.09 1.96 2.01 0.89 0.92 1.06 1.09 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .0.21 0.1 0.25 0.23 -- 0.20 0.19 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . ...3.5 .:6 .." E7.0 27.2 20 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . 5.5. 58 5.3 5-7 .8 5 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-cartrains). . . 0.46 .45 0.58 0.58 0.46 .43 0.42 0.39 0.43 0.43 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . 0.16 0.17 0.19 0.21 0.19 0.18 0.13 0.14 9-07
9-08. Eouated pounds of fuel (all road nasseneer service). . ........ .. 14.7 14.8 13.7 14.0 17.0 17.6 15.7 15.8 15.1 15.2 9-08









Page 2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER, 1938 AND 1937


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


1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam ocomotives (Acounts382 and394)..................... 2 653 157$169 678 310 69 507 031 $84 818 490 $6 774 732 $7 885 290 $24 05 546 $26472 901 42 065 848 50501629 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Aecounts 382 and 394).................................9,42065 273 9 846 407 $120 028 $175 902 $675 013 $690 274 541 269432 148980231.1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts383,384,395,and396)...... .$1..... 1 877 175 11 532 573 $9 917 606 $9 340 388 $75 380 $ 306 729 53 412 594 952 1 130777 $1 290 504 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382and394)...... .1....................... 510208 $1605931 440 900 484220 528 163 $29311 12280 :139462 @928865 $952 938 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and394). . . .. *954 942 9569 697 340 086 186 114 960 493 57769 5554363 63325 814 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ....... ...................... 6316192 5368191 .119 534 1151 200 $ 1 673 1 371 536443 3 696 5158542 178924 1-06
1-07. Quan Total dpowerchargedtoardandtrainaccounts: ................................. 199 376 947 233 601 109 80 445 985 95 156 314 $7079948 $8222701 $25743 187 $27 992 054 $86 107 827 $102 230 040 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 884),
2-01. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons) . . .. 9173636 12 060 157 4797 119 6 651 585 394 960 487 629 1 341 213 1578 368 2640344 3342 575 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 227529097 272072 200 1 898 850 1943748 3666330 3898 825 221 963917 266 229 627 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . 56757 961 61 376 696 51 515 101 55 804 725 2 927 562 2918 579 2 315 298 2653 392 2-3
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . 529 746 507 076 225 609 250 443 304 137 256 633 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 7047 529 4 536 341 3 950139 2784 103 637 947 645 944 2 459 443 1 106 294 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .. 13 543 14 365 4 585 5 607 64 46 1 350 1 358 7 544 7 354 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 108 693841 13986 144 4 948 159 6792 306 395024 487 675 1370226 1 608 831 4 180432 5097 332 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 34 878 892 44 987 145 15014 210 19984767 2 230546 2826 958 6 252 264 7278 317 11381 870 13997 103 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 1099569 04 1334 94 133 1 133 806 1 371 110 10394 188 9478 1931088041 05213235544 830 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . 422 320078 377 308 849 251 790 335 161 628 219 108733 546 129 368 881 61796197 86 311 749 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 38 113 48 159 8 539 10 764 194 131 2 448 2 613 26 932 34 651 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .12 589 9 569 2 149 1 903 48 38 10 392 7 628 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 42 465 241 53 210 316 15 223 289 20 129 663 2355 644 2978 325 6 316 630 7 337 386 18 569 678 22764 942 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 12646 619 13754 559 6039 360 6 610 461 455 801 482 838 2 479 404 2 634 211 3 672 054 4027 049 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 514 820 472 552 663 705 1 429 595 1578 270 12 086246 12785 633 501 304 631 538 299 802 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 447 257 166 429 420 507 420 541 950 401 234 021 646 927 944 856 26 068 289 27 241 630 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 459589 580 484728 452 397 006 442 417 386 104 40 728 475 44 350 574 21 854 663 22991 774 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons).a . . 19 913 827 20 214 776 4 460 346 4 778 861 379 440 359 967 1 301 255 1 438 378 13 772 786 13 637 570 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 10 152 603 4 957 654 2 262 400 404 088 7 890 203 4 553 566 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trams (gallons). . . 1 292 074 1 256 447 243 947 273 728 557 246 486 384 490 881 496 335 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coalequivalent). . . .. 19 021 17 705 5 226 6 001 41 26 1035 1087 12719 10591 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 17 476 566 18 712 010 6796435 7 322 932 464 350 491 399 2 594 342 2755 244 7621 439 8 142435 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) . . 58 509 999 74 294 906 27 568 202 36 694 55 3 500967 4 398 514 10 196 610 12155 861 17 244 220 21045 973 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons).. . 3 207 296 4297193 1030 222 1239976 12411 18832 38839 49997 2125824 2988 388 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . 47035 102 56 413 719 1 115926 1 411 616 13 959 22 759 784 694 870 393 45 120 523 54 108 951 8-03
3-04. Electric currentpurchasedand produced (kilowatt-hours) . 1644943 20216555328721245 265210 115 810 79 161 302 692 189 844 994 82480197 89563 232 155 895 103 190313 852 344
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 37 633 655 40493 386 11 373 935 13 569 93 895 342 973 057 3 252 003 3 562 150 22 112 375 22388 240 -05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .. . . 27751 017 20480 569 8777 982 5816302 1 400 571 1433 551 17572464 13230 716 g-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o.b. mines. ........................ $112 773 995$139721 666 $53669 638 $69 361 538 $6908 933 $8 285 589 $19 451114 $22 361 334 $32 744 310 39713 205 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines. . . .. 13o057 441 $16823 483 $4 191 966 $4795 389 54 141 $74976 @125491 $157764 $8685 843 @11795 354 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . . 43 322 484 554 419 741 $11 465 020 $2106 200 22 141 $34 695 (855 197 $1041 393 $40 980 126 @51 237 453 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. . . 4 652 881 514730 764 $10971 254 $10 670 882 $888 815 989 728 $1 235 522 $1 300 868 91 557 290 41769 286 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased . . . 3 159 504 $3 675 414 $1 146712 $1 444907 $59864 70403 $390 685 $453 974 1 562243 1 706 130 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . . . .. 1 232 192 $891 050 $416 865 287 315 $66 835 $67 153 $748 492 $536 582 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: _/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . . ......1.9 1.8 1.95 1.89 $1.97 1.88 $1.91 $1.84 $1.90 $1.89 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . . $4.07 3.91 4.07 3.87 4.36 $3.98 3.23 $3.16 4.09 $3.95 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . . .0.92 10.96 $1.31 1.49 11.59 $1.52 $1.09 $1.20 ,0.91 $0.95 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .0.891 0.8900 0.881% 0.900 0.5510 0.5210 1.498 1.452% 0.999% 0.93 6-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . 9.08 10.08 10.65 6.69 7.24 12.01 124 .0 7.05-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. 4.44. 4. 35. 4.75% 6..9%t 4.77 4. 4.26 4.06 & 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): j@
6-01. Coal per net ton ... .......... ............. $2.52 $2.43 2.6 2.55 $2.20 2.08 $21 2.38 2.36 6-01
6-02. Fueloil perbarrel $o..........96 $0.97 111 .1.51 1.08 $1.11 0.96 0.97 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . .0.857% 0.852 0.885 0.902 0.252 0.235 1.268 1.259 1.009 0.927 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . . 749 8.05. 9.27 9.. 7.42# 8.14 .6 9.70 6.774 7.338 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . 4.919 4.7305 5.17% 5.341 5.06 5.100 4.740 4.39% 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . .. 771 770 747 736 823 821 77j 805 808 820 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .59.72 60.23 53.59 50.5 75.5 76.62 59.58 60.13 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).e/. . . 115 115 113 12 16 171 129 133 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)/ . 10.2 10.2 8.7 9.1 11.6 11.5 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives).. . . 5.63 6.01 5.48 5.89 9.02 8.72 5.34 5 31 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)./ . . 741 752702 711 823 821 765 792 777794 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .115 117 116 116 85 84 124 128 119 122 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 8.32 8.59 19.46 16.5 7.86 7.82 8.32 8.9 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . 30.84 36.02 26.02 29.9 52.15 52.98 3197 329 8-0
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ... . 113 115 113 115 86 85 124 127 114 118 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . ... 16.0 15.9 15.8 15.6 17.1 17.2 15.8 15.8 16.4 16.3 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.07 1.13 1.50 1.58 0.89 0.85 1.07 1.13 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . .. 0.21 0.19 0.25 0.22 0.20 0.19 9-08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 3.5 3.6 3.4 3.5 28. 27.5 4.0 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . 5 59 5.7 5 5.6 5.9 6.6 6.5 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . 0.4 0.47 0.58 0.57 0.48 0.44 0.41 0.39 0.44 0.45 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . 0.17 0.17 0.22 0.21 0.18 0.17 0.15 0.15 9-07
9-08. Eouated rounds of fuel (all road nassenger service). ................. .74.9 .0 14, 11.9 14.o 17. 17.3 15.3 15.2 15.2 15.7 9-08
# Note. 1937 figures restated to include Class I switching and terminal companies whioh began reporting on Form 08-E effective January 1, 1938. u.S.GOVERNMENT PRINTIG OFFICE.1938-0-77062
a Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-05.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
o/ Based on total cost of fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
/Baed on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
/ Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.




/


Subject to revision




UNIV. OF FL UL.

pocuy.t: ;y 15 I


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08583 9032 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


StetaatNo. M-.23 (os-K)
NOVEMBER, 1938


FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 1938 AND 1937


U.S. DE


# Note. 1937 figures restated to Include Class I switching and terminal oompanles whioh began reporting on Form 08-E effective January 1, 1938.
a/Inoludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gan-eleotrico motor-car trains. These quantities are Included with diesel fuel
V. Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
c/ Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


in computing item 6-05.


-J SOUTHERN DISTRICT

PO TORY UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT ----GION DSTRIEO WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
01844-TO ft" "'ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.


1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service,
Total charges for,
1-0. al forsteam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 94) ... 15 274 686 $16 596 626 $7429 653 $8 195709 753 944 $790 772 $ 2513 996 $2711790 #4577093 $4 898355 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ... ................ 14144 489 4 697491 $4975 $8090 48704 66 828 4090 810 4 622573 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts383,384,395,and96) . ..... 236 009 145 685 $ 1 031 861 $ 935 348 $32 462 $32 686 157 739 63 503 $113 947 $114 148 1-08
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . . 140 607 $167 106 ,39 109 148 824 $2 675 $3 217 10 047 613756 188776 $101 309 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts382 and394). . . 105 741 70674 35 480 25617 7 994 5 559 62 267 39498 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and394) . 27 97 36 226 10 14 14 478 153 157 2717 3635 14 974 $17 956 1-06
1-07. Total . . . ... $20 929 519 $22713 808 $8 551 221 $9 228 066 $789 234 $826 832 2 641 197 $2 865 071 $8947 867 9 793839 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 884),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons) . . ... 1 039 726 1 136 635 551 211 605 960 46 133 49 252 147 462 158 682 294 920 322 741 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 24 213 658 26 851 159 193 970 209 164 361 748 417 449 23 657 940 26 224 546 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . . . 5 887 126 6 062 106 5 311 039 5 480 571 267 180 333 633 308 907 247 902 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . .46 149 60 505 18 386 27 518 27 763 32 987 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 853 207 551 736 469 594 306 435 61 339 65 391 322 274 179 910 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equatednet tons-coal equivalent). . . .. 1 340 1 420 467 482 8 5 91 130 774 803 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . . 1 227 945 1 330 274 567 578 620 350 46 141 49 257 150 259 161 921 463 967 498 746 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 3974 712 4 223878 1702551 1 854 294 261 647 273 125 683 363 730021 1 327 151 1 366438 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .. . . 117 808 662 123 994 238 9 574 23030 1063404 1 073645 116735 684 122 897563 2-0
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . 51769 048 35 936 841 32 336 576 16 233 571 12 669 715 13 390 253 6 762 757 6 313 017 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent) . 3 313 4 207 891 986 22 13 172 249 2 228 2 959 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 211 938 183 215 4 4 1 024 719 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 4795 570 5 066 976 1 728 297 1 868 039 276 345 288 186 689 869 736 665 101 059 2 174 086 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons). . . 1 221 031 1 330 453 597 820 645 077 43 315 47 171 227 566 251 090 352 330 387 115 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 50 593 607 52 000629 4100 6642 777 387 980 915 49 812 120 51 013072 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 45 046 757 40990547 42636 352 38 489 629 73 066 89 307 2 337 339 2 411 611 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 47 518 867 48 477 406 41 048 193 41781 423 4234 233 4 605 542 2 236 441 2 090 441 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 1 893 149 2 059 253 417 594 462 276 35 468 38 076 120 321 141 958 1 319 766 1 416 943 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 1 192 325 669 591 260 003 101 704 33 925 898 397 567 887 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 132 073 123 572 25 857 32 553 62 426 43 985 43 790 47 034 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 746 1 962 377 606 5 3 79 101 1 285 1 252 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . 1 701 876 1 808 607 674 325 715 496 44 138 48 065 236 944 261 509 746 469 783 537 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: Y/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). .. .................... 7101 550 7 561 870 3 418 263 3 619587 371 661 424 463 1 173 552 1 263 296 2 138 074 2 254 524 8-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) ...............372 686 397 514 95 736 132 790 1 112 1 380 3 520 5 065 272 318 258 279 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . 5 125 609 5 906 146 130 223 133 195 2 519 2 357 55 871 79 408 4 936 996 5 691 186 8-08
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . . 180 128 578 160 218 089 137 379 235 116 066 154 18 274 157 19 395 205 8 098 722 8 517 808 16 376 464 16 238 922 8-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . 3643 582 4 052 202 1 120 726 1 207 409 80 333 99 308 322 713 332 160 2 119 810 2 413 325 8-06
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). . . . 3042 057 2 404 575 1 091 058 728 908 164 964 115 700 1 786 035 1 559 967 g
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o. b. mines. . . . $13 343 831 414 391 909 6 451 855 $ 6 998589 78 324 82 236 2 08 987 2 396 260 $3964 665 4 174 824 4-
4-02. Coalpurchased f.o.b. points other than mines. . ................. .. ( 54 .009 1i 592 118 344 466 535 811 4 978 468 11 464
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. ............................. 4 440 482 $5 757 315 *155 556 208 651 3 654 54 109 57 298 $95 213 $4 223 974 $5 449 342 4-08
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. ..................... 1 542 442 $1 452 767 $ 1 165 699 $1 064 343 $96 404 $96 489 $ 120 223 129061 $160116 $162 874 4-04
4-05.Gasolinepurchased . . . 297 005 $361 282 113 557 $ 132 224 $5 160 $7 400 35 223 43224 $143 065 178 434 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuel purchased........... . . .. 133 624 $108 355 47 157 $39057 7 600 $5557 $78 867 63741
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). ..1.68 1.90 1.89 1.9 1.93 1.94 1.88 90 1.85 1.85 6-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). 3-.......................90 4.01 3.60 4.04 .48 3-6 3-26 3.5 4.01 4.01 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons).. . . . 0.87 10.97 1.19 1.57 145 1.4 1.03 1.20 0.86 0.96 5-0
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . .0.8560 0.9070 0.8490 0.9 7 0.528 0.97 1.484 1.51 0.978s 1.003 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 15.. 10. 10.9 6.42 7. 10.91 13.01 6.75 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . 4.39 4.51 4.32 53 4.61 4.o 4.42 4. 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): 2/
6-01. Coal per net ton ................45 2.48 2.61 2.64 2.15 Se.14 2.38 .38 2.32 2.36 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel.. c.u.r..... .. ............................. 0.90 :0.97 $1.01 1.42 0.93 1.14 090 *0.97 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . .....0.823 0.871 0.850 0.91 0.255 0.P42 1.2831 1.26 0.90 1.O 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 7.29 8.05% 8.86 9.7 7.1 8.45% 8. 9.69 6.6 7.?50 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . 4.70 4.91 4.66 5.6 5.07 .0m4 4.697 4.50 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 792 805 761 769 835 865 812 845 838 851 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fueloil (steam locomotives) . . ... ...62.1 62.18 55.58 53.55 76.33 79.99 62.01 62.04 7-02
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).. . . 112 120 108 117 161 189 157 146 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives), . 9.5 10.6 7.4 8.7 11.7 12.8 7.04
7-05. Gallons of desel fuel (diesel locomotives) .5.82 6.03 5.70 6.10 8.57 919 5.65 528 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). i L . .. .. 763 782 716 739 835 865 798 831 809 818 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ........................121 124 120 123 85 91 129 135 127 130 8-01
8-02. Gallonsof fuel oil (steamlocomotives). ...................... 8.91 8,86 32.34 22. 7. 7.63 8.92 8.7 8-02
8-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . 30.76 38.31 25.94 32.08 54.50 54.58 33.13 33. 4 8-08
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . . .. 119 122 117 122 86 92 129 134 123 124 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . ... 16.9 16.6 16.4 16.2 17.2 17.9 16.5 16.8 17.8 17.2 9-01
9-02. Gallons offuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.12 1.13 2.76 159 0.90 0.95 1.12 1.13 9-02
9-03. Gallons of dieselfuel (diesel locomotives). . . 0.22 0.20 0.26 0.24 0.30 0.21 0.19 9-08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ........................ 3.6 3.6 3.5 3.6 26.7 27.9 4.0 3.9 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains)......................... 6..... ..3 6.3 6.3- .3 6.1 6.14 6.8 6.2 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . 0.460.7 .60 058 0.47 0.45 0.42 0.38 0.43 0.45 906
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . .... 0.17 0.17 0.1 0.22 0.19 0.18 0.1 0.1 9-07
9-08. Eouated rounds of fuel (all road passenger service). . 15.415.5 14.5 14.5 17.3 17.9 15.9 16.2 16.1 16.1 9-08









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BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1938 AND 1937


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

1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-0. for te am locomotives.(Acounts.3.and 3 94) .................$157 924 806 186 273 478 $76933647 $93012741 $7528 676 $8 676 062 $26 819 542 $29 184 693 $46642941 555399984 1-01
1-03. Electric current(Accounts 388, 384, 395, and 396)..1..6......0.1.7.7...7.. 201 778 2 825 1 $25801 $128 990 2 21571 5840 $45352 254 36020 1-0
cS1-04. s Et a .. 13 113 148 6$1287 2 8 $10 949 469 $10 275 736 07 842- $339 415 611151 65 45 244 688 $1 404 65- 1-08
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accint382and394) ....................... 650 815 $1773 499 $480 009 $533 044 $30 838 $32 528 122 327 53 218 017 641 $1 054 705 1-04
1-0. efuel (Acn 2and394). ....................... 060 683 640371 $375 566 $211731 $68 48763328 616 630 $365 31. 1-05
1-06. Otherfuels (Accounts382and394). $$343909 $404417 $129677 $165678 $1826 $1 528 $38890 40331 173516 196880' 1-06
2.Qua Tota ....esof land ......powerchargedtoyardandtrainaccounts: ..* *220 295 138 256 313 219 $88994172 L04 382922 $7869182 $9049 533 $288384114 $30857125 $95 047 670$112023 639 1-07
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382,383, and 384),
2-01. Coalbysteam locomotives (nettons). ....................... 10213 329 13 196 644 5 348 296 7 257 396 441 093 536 881 1 488 676 1737 050 2 935 264 3 665 317 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 251 684 633 298 912 607 2092 820 2152 912 4028078 4 316 274 245563735 292443 421 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ... ....................... 62 645 087 67 438 802 56 826 140 61 285 296 3 194742 3 252 212 2 624 205 2 901 294 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . ............................575 895 567 581 243 995 277 961 331 900 289 620 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 7 899 736 5 088 077 4 419 733 3 090 538 699 286 711 335 2 780 717 1 286 204 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .. 14 883 15 785 5 052 6 089 72 51 1 441 1 488 8 318 8 157 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .... . ....12 121 401 15 316 199 5 515 697 7 412 501 441 165 536 932 1 520 486 1770 752 4 644 053 5 596 014 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 896),
2-08. Coal bysteam locomotives (nettons) . . 38 853 193 48 310 775 16 716 351 21 838 813 2 492 193 3100 083 6 935 628 8 008 338 12 709021 15 363 541 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steamlocomotives (gallons) . . ... 1216 999 572 L458 386 523 1 143 499 1394 140 11 457 592 10 551 8381204 398 481 446 440 545 2-09
2-10. Electriceurrent (kilowatt-hours).... . . ... 474087 433 413 245 690 284 126 911 177 861 790 121 403 261 142759134 68557 261 92 624766 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . ... 41 420 52 360 9 424 11 744 216 144 2 620 2 862 29 160 37 610 2-11
2-12. Allother fuels (equatednettons-coal equivalent). . . 13 800 10 507 2 332 2 118 52 42 11416 8 347 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednettons--coalequivalent). .....................47 258 152 58 277 033 16 951 177 21 997 454 2 631 989 3 266 511 7 006 500 8 074 051 20668 486 24 939 017 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteam locomotives(nettons) . . 13 867 508 15 085 148 6 637 037 7 255 674 499 116 530 009 2 706 971 2 885 301 4 024 384 4 414 164 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 565 368 779 604 643 334 1433 695 1584 912 12 863 633 13766 548 551 071 451 589 291 874 2-15
2-16. Electric current bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours) . . 492 303 923 470 411 054 463178 302 439723 650 719993 1034 163 28 405 628 29653 241 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 507 108 447 533 205 858 438 054 635 459 167 527 44 962 708 48 956 116 24 091 104 25 082 215 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)./ . . 21774 163 22274028 4 877 940 5241 137 414 908 398 043 1 421 576 1580336 15059739 15054 512 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 11 344 928 5 627 245 2 522 403 505 792 33 925 8-788 600 5 121 453 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 1 424 147 1 380 019 269 804 306 281 619 672 530 369 534 671 543 369 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .. 20 767 19 667 5 603 6 606 46 29 1 114 1 188 14 004 11 844 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . . 19 178 045 20 520 627 7 470 633 8 038 563 508 488 539 464 2 631 286 3016 753 8 367 638 8 925 847 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: i/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) . . 65622126 81856776 31000312 40314145 3 872628 4822977 11 370379 13419 157 19378807 23300497 3-01
-02.Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 3579 983 4694707 1 15958 1 372766 13 523 20 12 42 360 55 062 2398 142 3246 667 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . 52 130 204 62 319 865 1 245 932 1 544 811 16 478 25 116 840 565 949 801 50 027 229 59 800 137 8-08
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . .. 1825 070 087 L815 750 9611382 644 4451301 876 948 179 576 849 209 240 199 90 578 919 98 081 040 172 269 874 206 552 774 M-04
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 41 277 294 44 545 588 12 494 721 14 777 348 975 675 1072 365 3 574 716 3 894 310 24 232 182 24 801 565 8-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ......................... 30793 074 22 885 144 9 869 040 6 545 210 1 565 535 1 549 251 19 358 499 14790 683 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-L Coal purchased f.o. b. mines. . . . $126 102 141154113 576 0 121 493 $76 360 128 $7v 27257 $9 107 825 $21655 723 $2757 594 $36697 668 43888029 4-01
4-02. Coal purchasedf.o.b.pointsotherthanmines. . . 14 511 469 18 416728 4 536 451 5 332327 59119 $80444 $136955 173 233 9 778 944 12830724 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . . 47740 184 60180 821 1 620 326 $2318 616 25 795 38 804 912 495 1 136 606 $45 181 568 #56 686 795 4-08
4-04. Electriccurrent purchasedandproduced. . . ... 16 195 287 16183 531 2136 953 11 735 225 $985 219 $1 086 217 $1 355 745 429 929 $1717 370 $1 932 160 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased. 3............................... 456 509 4 036 696 1 260 269 $ 577 131 $65 024 $77 803 $425 908 497 198 $1705 308 $1 884 564 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. .............................. 1 365 816 999 405 $ 464 022 (326 372 $74 435 $72 710 $827 359 $600 323 4-06
AVERAGES ----- -----
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-0. Coal per net ton (mine purchases).......1.92 1.88 1.94 1.89 1.7 1.9 1.90 1.84 .89 1.88 501
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . . .. 4. 3.92 4.03 3.88 37 .98:23 415 .08 13.95 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). ..........................0 1.54 1.20 .90 0. 5 -
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . ... 0 0.89 0. 0.5 # 0.59 1.497 1. 0.997 0. -04
6-06. Gasoline per gallon. . . . .. .0
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . 4.4 .37 4.7 4.9 475 4 4.27 4.06 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): 5/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . . 2.51 2.4 2.68 2.6 $2.19 $2.082.412.312.372.36 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . . ... .0.0...1.1..3 $1 1.07 1.11 0.95 0.97 6-02
6-08. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ....................... W 0 0.87 0.881 0... 0.252. 0o.23 1.269 1.261 1.0064 0.9356 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. .... . .. 8.5 9.23 9. 7.43 8.17; 8.61l 9.70% 6.770 7.33 0 4
6-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . ..489. 4.75% 5.129 5.37 5.06 5.10 4.74 4.40 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .773 772 748 739 824 825 782 809 810 821 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives)... . . ...60.09 60.54 53.77 50.37 75.63 76.93 59.95 60.44 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 115 115 112 112 165 172 132 134 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). . 10.1 10.2 8.6 9.0 11.6 11.7 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .6...................... 565 601 550 591 8.98 8.76 5.37 5.31 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)//. ......... . 73 755 704 713 824 825 768 795 780 796 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles-(including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 116 117 116 116 85 84 125 128 119 123 801
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .......................8.-37 8.61 19.53 16.62 .8 7.80 .37 8.61 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .. 30.83 36.21 26.01 30.15 52.39 53.13 32.08 32.77 8-0
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) . . .. ..114 116 113 115 86 86 124 128 115 118 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . .. 16.1 15.9 15.8 15.6 17.1 17.3 15.9 15.9 16.5 16.4 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . ......... 1.07 1.13 1.51 1.58 0.89 0.86 1.08 1.13 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel(diesel locomotives) . . 0.21 0.19 0.25 0.23 0.30 0.20 0.19 9-03
9-04. Klowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .. 3.5 3.6 35 35 28. 27.5 4.o 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . . .. 5 59 57 59 5.6 59 6.6 6.5 9-0
9-06. Gallonsof gasoline (motor-car trains). . . 0. 0.4 0.59 0.57 0.48 0.44 0.41 0.39 0.44 0.45 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . .. 0.17 0.17 0.21 021 0.18 0.17 0.14 0.1 9-07
9-08. Eauated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .. .................1... .4.81 15 .0 14.0 14.0 17.2 17.3 15.3 15.3 15.3 15.7 9-08
# Note. 1937 figures restated to include Class I switching and terminal companies whioh began reporting on Form 08-E effective January 1, 1938. U. .GOVERNMENTPRITINTING OFFICE :939-o-77062
Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-05.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotive, station, shop or other use.
SBased on total cost of fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oare.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.





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BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER, 1938 AND 1937


M..t.No. M-23 (os-E)
DECEMBER, 1938


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and3 894). ...... .................
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ...............
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). . .
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . . ..
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 882 and 394). . . .
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . . .
1-07. Total. . ...... ................................
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382,383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . ..
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . ..
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . ..
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). ... . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . ..
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .. .
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . . ..
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . .
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . .
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . ..
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 895, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .. . . .
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) . . .
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) . ..
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons), a . . .
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . .
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . .
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . ..
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) . . ..
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . .
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ..........................
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) ...............
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . ..
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . ..
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-OL Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. . . . .
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines. ...................
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . . .
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. . . .
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . . .
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. .. . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production 'L/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). ........................
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .......................
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) ... . . ...
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . ..
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . .
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . .
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): f/
6-01. Coal per net ton .............................
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .............................
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . ...
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . . ..
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . ..
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ......................
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ......................
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).. . . .
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). . ..
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . .
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). /. . . .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . ..
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) . . ..
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. ......................
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ......................
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . . ..
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . .
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . .
9-08. Eouated pounds of fuel (all road nasiener service). . .


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


UNITED STATES


$16 521 794
4 218 531
306 731
131 980
119 132
30 028
$22 28 196

1 108 616
24 329 160
6 862 623
57 025
920 424
1 393
1 300 665

4 184 700
114 774 815
51 903 226
3 333
1 327
4 986 650
1 447 875
57 887 663
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56 600 206
1 842 519
1 391 661
142 197
2 027
1 991 476
7 897 846
347 558
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$14 7.70 889
$1 400 352
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POCAHONTAS REGION


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1 222 544
$157 291
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4 226 510
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57 062 456
1 999 014
716 839
142 373
2 154
2 099 715
8 525 871
356 158
5 771 105
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3 776 929
2 585 104
$16 365 357
$1 459 297
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$1 543 333
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6 203 998
24 876
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1 871 414
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49 519 478
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$14 743
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$2 800 018
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4 717 568
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$2 583 401
$12 365
$ 87 593
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$2 866 817
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9 062 800
401 896
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$2 866 849
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197 637
$136 389
$50 611
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WESTERN DISTRICT


1937f


I5 063 905
4724 755
6107 697
93 120
42 416
17 858
$ 10 049 751

333 020
25 981 424
199 407
29 340
213 450
772
508 537
1 347 576
118 325 993
5 508 320
3 130
1 189
2 122 997
456 639
59 401 962
2 824 005
2 270 316
1 354 404
599 370
47 678
1 377
910 054
2 203 708
231 888
5 542 725
16 197 112
2 078 449
1 684 235
$ 4 115 813
$ 958 708
$ 5 305 236
$162 996
$144 958
$71 239


$4 631 322
4 145 260
$101 398
84 704
8 113
615 332
$9 046 129

300 985
23 703 759
290 696
32 149
358 061
803
471 949
1 297 735
113 598 333
6 894 472
2 191
1 161
2 051 096
414 881
56 490 109
2 637 474
562 190
1 302 192
958 376
47 215
1 378
852 989
2 253 020
207 913
4 754 900
14 772 023
2 248 367
2 028 688
$4 112 114
$859 467
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# Note. 1937 figures restated to include Class I switching and terminal companies which began reporting on Form OS-E effective January 1, 1938.
Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are Included with diesel fuel in
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


computing item 6-05.


i I I I I 1 1 I I *' 7 I


ITEM
NO.


I I


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA








Pagoe INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 172 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER, 1938 AND 1937


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

1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937# 1938 1937#

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and394).. ................ 174439077 03599 000 85226834$101646 983 8324750 $9480329 $29616750 $32048869 (51270743 $60422819 101
1-02. Fue!oilfor steam locomotives (Accounts382 and394). ................ 50404 911 59 37555 $134 324 $191 178 788470 838025 49482117 $58 346348 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts 383,384,395,and 396)........... ....... 14 428866 13900802 12067 184 11 287669 342 596 373 214 673000 727 570 $1 346 086 $1512349 1-08
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts382and394) ........................ 1783 258 1923794 516 616 579466 $33 115 34 960 131 182 168 839 1 102 345 1140 529 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) . . .. $1179760 $718564 $412190 240 615 82827 70221 $684743 $407728 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and394) ... . .6 $373 937 6440874 $141090 1180495 $1 991 $1 672 42008 44115 $188 848 $214 592 1-06
1-07. Total .. . . ........ 242 609 809 279 958 585 (98 498 238$114 126 406 $8702452 $9890 175 $31334 237 33 97 639 $104 074 882122044 365 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steamlocomotives (nettons). .. .. . ... 11 321 958 14 346589 5951174 7870736 487 704 583 850 1646 831 1895 827 3236249 3996 176 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 275 978 683 325 552 973 2278266 2 370 666 4 468 033 4 764 255 269 232 384 318418 052 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. . ........ 69507 710 74372719 63030138 67639 240 3562671 3632778 2914901 3100701 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). ............................. 637 240 623 729 273 191 304 769 364 049 318 960 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). ............................ 8 821 160 5705 853 4 910 69 3421 375 770 689 784 824 3 139778 1 499 654 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . ........16 279 17 208 5 522 6 603 80 56 1 554 1 620 9 123 8 929 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . 13421 968 16 660 497 6 136 335 8 041 211 487 78.4 583 906 1 682054 1 933 030 5 115 795 6 102 350 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal bysteam locomotives (net tons) . . 43037 240 52527970 18587 598 23706705 2760719 3367752 7682619 8749441 14006304 16704072 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steamlocomotives (gallons) . ................... 1331 807 3151577 764 571 1 146 517 1 396 329 12 631 056 11 604 5881 318 029 7421 564 763 654 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . ....................... 525 990 659 450093 896 313 609 260 194 205 167 136 929 666 157755 643 75 451 733 98 133 086 2-10
2-11. Other fuels bysteam locomotives (equatednettons--coalequivalent) . .44773 56 718 10 322 12 710 239 155 2 847 3 113 31 365 40 740 2-11
2-12. Allother fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . .15 127 11 937 2 486 2 357 64 47 12 577 9 533 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednet tons-coalequivalent) . . 52 244 357 63 307 324 18 845 994 23 879 078 2 918 311 3 551 622 7760714 8 821 676 22719338 27054948 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steamlocomotives (nettons). . . 15 315 775 16 634004 7339 354 7997417 552 461 587 493 2 984 695 3179 530 4 439 265 4869 564 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by Steam locomotives (gallons). . . ... 623 218 978 666693353 1433695 1584912 14261187 15266 594 607524096 649841847 2-15
2-16. Electric current bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 544 560 370 517 173 476 512 697 780 483 563 965 819 488 1 132 265 31043 102 32477 246 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 563708 653 590268314 489 375083 508 649 782 49680276 54266001 24653 294 27352 531 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). a/ . . 23627 568 24274 265 5273 249 5 699 667 448496 427 485 1534 111 1738 201 16 371712 16408 916 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . . 12 736 589 6 344084 2792124 623 261 197 489 9746976 5720 823 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons).. . . 1 565 336 1 522 360 294747 343 080 688703 588 233 581 886 591 047 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equatednettons-coal equivalent). . . 22799 21 823 6 166 7 271 51 32 1 196 1 299 15 386 13 221 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 21 168 663 22629 232 8261 887 8 861 890 562 648 597 680 3 123 721 3 325 167 9 220 407 9 844 495 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: bY
3-01. Coal purchased. o. b. mines (net tons).. . . .... 73498748 90382646 34847786 44 6778137 4303055 5291221 12716080 14909083 21631827 25504205 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 3 927 541 5062 06 1260 175 1501 106 15059 21 890 46 252 60514 2606055 3478 55 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .............. 57 137 916 68 685 22 1 399 391 1 691 480 18 398 26 631 937 99 1 029 935 54 782 128 65 937 178 3-0
3-04. Electric currentpurchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . 2019 814 033 1993126 335153242163 1433029 813 201 215143 230202 796 99135354 107 143 840 187 041897 222749 886 8-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . 45003 442 48 32 517 13595 565 15976 961 1068606 1 169 336 3 858 722 4296 206 26480 549 26880 014 -05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .. ............... 34 322729 2547024 10962 874 7277 003 1972588 1718 327 21 387 267 16474 918 3-6



4-05. Gasoline purchased... .............................. 3743952 $4 35952 $5 362953 $ 61704674 $70895 $84966 $ 461 082 6547809 $1 49022 62022076 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuelpurchased. .. .. . . 1 ...519127 6111802S 511337 6365 243 $92151 $81220 $915 639 $ 671562 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) 1.92 1. 193 .90 .97 .90 1.90 1.5 1.89 l.01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .........................05 .9 4.1 .91 .9 .01 3 14.08 3.96 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . . 0.91 96 1.29 1.1 1.5 1.56 1. 1.20 90 5-084
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.2 0.889. 0.8730 0.9818 0.539 0.518 .95 1.4620 0.999% 0.9914
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . . .. 8.32 .02 10.0 10.67 6.60 7.27 11.95 1 .75 6.98 7.52 5-0
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . .4. 39 4.466 5.042 4.67 %.7 4. 4.0280 .08 5--06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses) :.02.6 2.6 6-01
6-01. Coal per net ton..................................... .2.504 e... 262.0e.r .2.091"12
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . *........ t... .......................... 2.1 0.1.1 l.- 1.06 0. 0.97 6-02
6-3. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ........................ O. 00. 00.75 090 49 023 1,06.9 157 1 093 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon ............ .............................. 9. .44 7. 83 3.8 05 9.l71% 6.75 7.2 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . ............................6 4.77 5.07 .42 5. 5. 4.73 4.41 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:1 788 812 7-01
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. . . 776 7 753 744 830 831 785 8 12 15 525 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives).. .............. 60.20 60.653.87 50.9 75.65 76.9 60. 60.5 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). e/. 11 116 112 114 167 17 13 13 70
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-eoectric locomotives).f/. . 0101 10.2 6.7 9.1 11.5 11.6 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .565 6.05 5.53 5.93 9.90 5a 5i4 540 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). ef ................. .. 748 759 708 717 830 831 77 799 784 ol 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (inme-uding locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ........................ 117 118 117 117 86 85 126 129 120 124 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 8.41 8.65 19.46 16.55 7.90 7.81 8.41 8.65 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ......................31.04 36.51 26.15 30.43 52.57 53.27 32.16 32.87 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . . 115 117 114 116 87 7 125 129 116 119 804
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service: 16. 91
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 16.2 16.0 15.9 15.7 17.2 17.4 l6.o 15.9 16.7 16.5 9-01
-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.08 1.1 1.51 1. 0.90 0.6 1.0 1.14 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . .0.21 0.1 0.25 0.23 0.25 0.20 0.19 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 3.5 3. 3.5 3.5 29.1 27.5 4.0 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains)... . . 5. .0 5.8 5.9 -.. 5.7 6.0 6.5 6.4 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . ...0.14 0.7 0.5 0.4 0.544 0.4150 0 0.40.5 9-0
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . 0.17 0.1 0. 0.21 0.18 0. 0.14 015 9-07
9-08. Eauated pounds of fuel (all road Dpasenrer service). ................. 14.9 15.1 1,4.1 .1 17. 17.915 15.; 15.3 15.4 154.8 9-08
U.S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1939-O77062
# Note. 1937 figures restated to include Class I switching and terminal companies whioh began reporting on Form 08-g effective January 1, 1938.
a Inoludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrlo motor-oar trains. These quantities are lnoluded with diesel fuel In computing item 6-05.
/Inoludea all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
/ Based on total cost of fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
e Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switohing hour by electric rail motor oars.
SInoludes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.