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

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Title:
Fuel and power for locomotives and rail motor cars of class I steam railways in the United States
Series Title:
Statement ;
Physical Description:
v. : ; 28-41 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
Publisher:
U.S. G.P.O.
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Frequency:
monthly
regular

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Locomotives -- Fuel consumption -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
Genre:
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Notes

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.
Issuing Body:
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.
General Note:
"Compiled from ... reports representing ... steam railways (switching and terminal companies not included)."
General Note:
Description based on: Jan. 1936; title from caption.

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University of Florida
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Related Items

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

Full Text
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08583 8935 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 THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 1939 AND 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 tona--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 bysteam 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: bV/
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 atpoint 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: 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): ./
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).f/ . ..
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . .
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). /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). . . .
8-03. 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 nassenier service) . .........


1 [ [SOUTHERN DISTRICT


UNITED STATES


$16 410 362
$4 006 101
$1 357 703
136 931
124 146
$ 30 672
$22065 915

1 098 984
23 627 804
6 634 616
53 200
967 738
1 520
1 288 190
4 145 140
112 452 577
57 209 980
3 546
2 568
4 932 821
1 395 734
53 730 694
50 416 303
53 941 164
1 932 947
1 469 202
145 329
1 963
1 909 746
7 882 764
340 757
4 971 895
197 169 019
3 892 562
3 412 779
$14 779 982
6 1 372 044
4 267 734
i 1 667 066
1 301 055
$148 r, 2 8


61.87
4.0
to. 86
0.8il6p

34:

$0.89
0.807
b.96>
4.65

839
63.55
122
9.14
6.00
802
127
8.77

12
17.5
1.12
0.22
3.6
7.1
0.47
0.19
15 9


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


UNIV :-- F- Li.








U.S. DEPOSMTORY


$16 820 345
4 559 922
1242 396
$ 154 632
$84 076
37 476
$22 98 847

1 075 227
25 314 926
6 675 153
54 286
607 997
1 400
1 260 006
4 000 239
114 963 231
35 195 953
4 333
1 538
4 782 877
1 496 205
56 777 373
49 322 844
57 205 387
2 007 463
787 383
158 092
2 129
2 019 743
6 071 094
338 861
4 835 987
177 768 143
3 725 998
2 476 503
$12 190 865
1 423 696
1 4 640 339
1 555 679
$316 059
$116 188


$8 306 628
S4 027
$1 15 700
$37 195
39 405
12 465
$9 555 420

600 802
172 427
6 052 182
21 933
532 867
1590
619 377
1 885 575
1 910
35 111 470
973
165
1 913 298
669 826
47 898 703
48 729 307
394 560
284 810
28 814
595
757 173
3 852 279
128 339
155 155
151 594 130
1 200 502
1 042 334
$7 333 081
S501 958
$ 189 265
61 282 527
$113 639
$45 356


1938


$8 350 024
(6 651
61 02 589
46 580
32 458
16 024
$9 484 326

565 823
206 037
6 118 528
25 311
335 577
528
580 694
1 763 182
5 599
16 274 087
1 016
289
1 777 028

709 220
46 534 473
49 934 732
446 050
179 224
37 855
729
794 697
2 762 690
122 063
134 277
132 429 088
1 108 733
918 311
$5 727 930
525 490
$ 207 310
$1 154 700
1115 359
$48 414


$799 700

$35 636
$2 336
$155
$837 827

47 229



8
47 237
271 073
15 274 376
23
288 209
49 978
81 383
35 573

5
50 806
446 360
1 451
2 626
21 432 200
70 596

$869 348
S6 427
3 654
6 96 949
$4 192


19''3")I193I 9 1938


$ 772 819
$31 017
$2 897
$177
$ 806 910

43 794



5
43 799
248 777
13 152 864
15
263 846
53 691
91 660
36 822

4
54 567
401 955
1 717
1 584
19 107 433
69 349

$812 156
24 723
$ 94 226
$4 973


$2 866 730
89 225
61 912
$9 175
$18 049
$ 3 744
$3 048 835

158 458
516 894
307 397
66 082
172
162 315
750 808
1 324 352
241
5
758 937
288 026
2 400 168
4 633 127
119 248
259 747
69 706
106
309 627
1 441 243
3 500
100 132
9 543 964
321 793
484 413
$2 718 681
$11 937
$92 171
$135 621
$36 673
$ 20 945


$2 929 128
6 105 800
67 493
12 706
$6 953
3 942
63 126 022

154 957
501 608
366 884
74 875
137
158 781
721 537
1 155 911

258
5
728 680
315 524
2 241 818
5 044 103
136 193
61 984
110
333 85
991 417
5 460
99 438
10 102 107
295 987
170 505
$2 C10 452
$ 17 074
S121 640
145 054
$ 38 033
$ 8 453


Statement No. M-230 (o0-E)
JANUARY, 193


WESTERN DISTRICT


$4 437
$3 912
S104
$88
$66
$8 23


292 495
22 938 483
275 037
31 267
368 789
750
459 261
1 237 684
111 126 315
6 824 134
2 309
2398
1 972 377
387 904
51 330 526
2 436 217
578 730
1 383 566
924 645
46 809
1 257
792 140
2 142 882
207 467
4 713 982
14 598 725
2 299 671
1 886 032
$3 858 872
6851 722
$3 982 644
$151 969
$146 551
$81 727


4 768 374
4 447 471
$111 297
$ 92 449
44 665
17 333
$9 481 589

310 653
24 607 281
189 741
28 975
197 545
730
476 732
1 266 743
113 801 721
5 769 002
3 044
1 244
2 013 323
417 770
54 535 555
2 696 711
2 226 552
1 388 398
608 159
58 253
1 286
836 594
1 915 032
209 621
4 600 688
16 129 515
2 251 929
1 387 687
$ 3 640 327
$873 926
S4 308 666
1 161 699
157 694
$59 321


f I I t I I I I L _________


S2.01
4.20
o0.96
0.875
8. Z
4.690
2.56
to.9
0.8357
7.550
5.090
8 1
64. 4
132
10.7
6.14
820

130
8.92
38 93

17.6
1.12
0.21
.77
0..47
0.20
U161


Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These quantities
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 eleotrio rail motor cars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.


1.90
1.22
0.8460
470

2.62


4.
812
53.02
119
8.1
5.82
761
128
1 .94
27.78
125

17.5
0.26

0.58
0.22


0.8 ;20

5.27
2.75
0.869#
9.64
5.68%
818
58.60
150
10.2
5.93
778
129
8.61
33.06
128
17.4


0.58
0.24


1.57







905
0.6

$2.17
0. 232
6.570

905



906

93
53.18
95
17.4

27.0
0.47


62.02
1t.72



62.23
0.2341
7.870

904



904
98
54.57
99
18.2

29.5
0.46


1.89
0.92
1. 4210
11.400
4.320

2.39
0.88
1.2935


856
168



135
8.05
135
16.2
0.91
0.2
6.5
0. 42
0.21


12.03

1. 436
12.8 $
4.9
12.46
1.14
1.2470
9.535
5.08%

869
78.6

o10.42
853


136


16.8
0.88

6.8
0.39
0.19


are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.


61.80
8.11s
0.84
1. 041
6.537
4. 330

0.89
1 99,1

877
o5
5.8
838
131
8.78
32.22
124

18.5
1.1
4.0
5.7
0.45
0.15


$1.90
4. 17
$0.91
1.005%
7.oo0
4.27%

2.39
0.97
1.023%
6.65


64.4
128
11.1
S.60
857

128


18. 4
1.14
0.20
3.9
6.5
0.45
O. lg


J. S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE; 1939-0-77062


Subject to revision


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA



3 1262 08583 8943

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 THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 1939 AND 1938


Sb..e.t No. M-230(Os-E)
FEBRUARY, 1939


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 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 (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, 396, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons) . . ..
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, 3895, and 896),
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) . . ..
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased o. b. mines (net tons) ......................
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . ..
3-0. 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: 9/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). .......................
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .......................
6-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . .
6-04. 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).i/. . . .
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).J/ r. .................
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 nassenrer service). . ..


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


I 1 t 1 .1. -


r r 1 1 1 1 + +


$15 215 606
13 590 911
$1 260 808
I 124 080
$117 837
(28 388
$20 337 630

1 026 939
21 518 774
5 893 679
54 857
942 543
1 357
1 201 374
3 6837 811
103 443 984
53 722 758
3 333
5 766
4 561 871
1 252 182
49 430 164
44 142 670
47 461 036
1 768 109
1 371 153
122 438
1 805
1 720 460
7 786 380
344 253
4 598 112
179 559 707
3 240 345
3 260 572
$14 660 802
I1 419 024
3 830 595
1 572 827
1 248 227
140 592


o.88




0.831
0.875
4.21
$2.49
{0.86
0.8340




6.712
84205


119M
10.6






0.17
16.1
16.1


$14 635 652
$ 4 095 298
$ 1 174 039
$ 140 811
#81 407
$33 074
120 160 281

951 000
22 744 466
5 716 507
49 505
587 092
1 276
1 117 495
3 505 482
103 899 842
31 876 787
4 152
1 358
4 212 749
1 274 338
50 345 788
45 426 273
50 487 107
1 884 665
761 099
136 797
1 715
1 743 284
6 198 638
305 495
4 425 792
161 057 812
3 147 875
2 381 640
12 033 848
1 283 619
I4 175 566
1 472 922
$260 113
$107 359


$7 616 603
$4 843
$1 068 178
34 452
36 757
10 890
$8 71 723

557 947
201 218
5 351 283
20 267
513 239
419
575 636
1 730 239
4 726
34 848 191
853
155
1 757 662
589 821
41 889 932
42 398 221
373 314
254 942
21 551
533
666 664
3 653 658
129 890
140 306
138 079 807
978 205
992 087
6 981 839
522 966
I 174 252
$ 1 97 553
92 445
42 485


$7 261 950
A6 065
S978 919
40 443
30 056
12 117
6 8 329 550

499 762
189 530
5 203 090
23 283
321 907
389
513 060
1 546 851
4 356
15 383 651
779
224
1 559 654
592 459
43 032 576
44 225 490
399 882
167 504
26 886
503
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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.
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quantities are inoluded with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.


Subject to revision


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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 TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 1939 AND 1938



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

1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938

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). ................. $31 622 268 $31 455 997 $15 919 531 $15 611 974 $1 520 253 $1460 648 $5 523 554 $5 464 843 (B 658 930 $8 918 532 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) ................ 597 428 8 654204 $8 870 12 716 $177 085 218 199 7 411 473 423 28 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383,384,395, and 896). .............. $2618511 (2416435 ,2 223 878 2 011 508 $68 480 $59 936 23 976 $128 056 202 177 6216 935 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts382 and 394). . . $261011 $295 443 71 647 $87 023 $5013 6$5.754 17 480 $23 965 166871 178701 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) . ...................... 241 983 165 483 76 162 (62 514 36 111 $13 264 1129 710 189 705 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382 and394). ....................... 59 060 (70 550 23 355 $28 141 $306 $321 66 582 68 127 128 817 33 961 1-06
1-07. Total. ........$ a .............. (42 400 261 43 058 112 $18 323 443 $17 813 876 $1 594 052 $1 526 659 (5 884 788 $5 856 454 $16 597 978 $17 861 123 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). ... .. . 2 125 923 2026 228 1 158 749 1065 585 89 528 82 246 304 248 295 052 573 398 583 345 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 45 147 902 48 056 200 373 645 395 567 994 000 999 021 43 780 257 46 661 612 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . .. 12 528 295 12 391 660 11 403 465 11 321 618 616 502 684 533 508 328 385 509 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . .. 108 057 103 791 42 200 48 594 65 857 55 197 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 1 910 281 1 195 089 1 046 106 657 484 128 369 144 653 735 806 392 952 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated nettons-coalequivalent). . . 2 877 2 676 1 009 917 15 10 282 284 1 571 1 465 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coalequivalent). . . .. 2489 551 2377 481 1 194 992 1093 754 89 543 82 256 311 641 302 621 893375 898 850 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 7 982 951 7 505 721 3 615 814 3310 033 513 378 465 702 1 445 831 1 366 270 2407 928 2363 716 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 215 909 337 218 826 255 6 636 9 955 2600 558 2 568 175 213 302 143 216 248 125 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . 110 932 738 67 072 740 69 959 661 31 657 738 28 410 481 24 323 507 12 562 596 11 091 495 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . .6 879 8 486 1 826 1 796 46 27 445 521 4 562 6 142 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent) . . .8 334 2 896 320 513 8 10 8 006 2 373 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednet tons-coal equivalent). .. . 9 494 768 8 995 218 3 670 960 3 336 683 545 608 493 838 1 461 764 1 382 088 3 816 436 3 782 609 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons). . . 2647 916 2770 543 1 259 647 1 301 679 93 312 100 985 546 484 589 085 748 473 778 794 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ..................... 103 160 858 107 113 417 4 873 998 4 431 506 98 286 860 102 681 911 2-15
2-16. Electric current bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 94 558 973 94 749 117 89 788 635 89 567 049 149 914 165 791 4 620 424 5 016 277 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrent bymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) . . 101 402 200 107 692 494 91 127 528 94 160 222 9 161 675 9 361 503 1 112 997 4 170 769 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 3701 056 3 892 128 767 874 845 932 75 844 73 371 232 004 268 307 2 625 334 2704 518 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . ..... 2 840 355 1 548 482 539 752 346 728 532 670 1767 933 1 201 754 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) . . 267 767 294 889 50 365 64 741 129 836 114 574 87 566 115 574 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 3 771 3 843 1 128 1 231 9 6 193 207 2 441 2 399 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 3 630 206 3 762 968 1 423 837 1 464 145 95 051 102 702 590 092 624 958 1 521 226 1 571 163 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.mines (net tons) . . 15 670 144 12269 722 7 506 937 5 818 686 833 422 749961 3 128 636 2072 074 4 201 149 3 629 001 8-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 685010 644 356 258 229 225 621 2 831 3 120 6 379 9 670 417 571 405 945 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . .... 9570008 9 261 779 295 461 266 763 5441 2 452 207 125 205 238 9061 981 8787 326 3-08
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . 376 728 726 338825 955 289 673 937 252 808 952 40 289 305 35 603 919 19 0355439 19 671 911 27 730 045 30 741 173 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 7 132 907 6 873 873 2 178 707 1 996 204 164 519 135 014 603 855 601 190 4 185 826 4 141 465 &0-
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). . . . 6 673 351 4 858 145 2 034 421 1 690 161 954 117 323 941 3 684 813 2 844 043 06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o.b. nunes. . . ... $29440784 $24 224 713 $14 314 920 $11 875 359 L 620 748 $1 522 311 $5 914 781 $4 001 990 7 590335 825 053 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased. o.b. points other than mines. .. .................. 791 068 $2707 314 $1 024 924 $948 960 $12 666 $13 404 $22 389 $30 331 61 731 089 1714 619 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased ............................ 098565 18 816 222 $363 753 411 465 $7 569 4 214 190333 250 092 7 536910 8150451 4-03
4-04. Electric currentpurchasedandproduced. . . ...... 239 657 028 283 2 479 844 $2 247 559 $190 421 180 252 271 896 284 040 297 496 16 43.2 -04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased .............................. $549 273 $576 171 $206 075 $208 837 $9 780 (D 655 $68 151 $75 513 $265 267 $282 166 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . . . ...... 288 728 223 546 $87 950 $88 318 41 846 16 008 158 932 119 220 406
AVERAGES -
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). ........................ .97 .91 .04 ... .4 0.(.03 .8g9 (1.93 .81 5--01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .....................0 4. I 147 K O 22 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . . .8 5 2 .22 5-
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . .860 0.894 0.)s 0.8894 0.47 0.506 1.4260 1.44 1.07 10 6-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . ........ .7.70. .. 10.. 5.9 7.15% 11.29 6. 6-
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . 4.33. .. ... 4.32% 5.23- 4.390 i. 4 0 4 14 4 .19 -06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses) : d/ w
6-01. Coal per net ton. ...............................4.8 .6 2.614 52.75 62.18 $2.25 (2.41 (2.43 $2.32 (2.39 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. 3.....................$0.88 .(0.8 .2 30.48 .1 30.66 (0.97 -02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.820 .8 0.85 7. 0.2400 0.245 1.268 1.27 1.075% 1.0 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon .... . . . 6.93 7.% 8.67 9. 6.1 7.5 8.93 .6.60 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 4.67 512 4.61 5. 4.57 5. 4. 4.790 6-06
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . ... 840 45 813 815 893 893 652 859 885 891 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 6.95 64.70 59.28 59.06 77.62 78.31 63.74 64.51 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). e/ 120 129 117 126 164 186 152 130 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-eTectric locomotives) f/ . 10.0 1.2 8.3 10.6 11.4 11.7 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel(diesellocomotives) . . ...... 6.06 6.11 5.86 5.5 9.67 10.42 595 5.67 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).e/.f/. .. .. . 804 815 762 774 893 893 838 844 852 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-milesTincluding locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Poundsof coal (steam locomotives). ........................128 129 128 128 92 97 135 135 135 137 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ..................... 8.90 8.91 11.15 .92 797 7.85 8.99 8.92 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . .. 31.71 38.24 27.12 32.49 52.73 53.95 33.07 33.72 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . . ... 125 126 125 127 93 98 134 135 127 12 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 17.6 17.4 17.6 17.3 17.2 18.0 16.1 16.4 19.0 18.5 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.14 1.13 0.97 0.89 1.15 1.14 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . .. .... 0.2 0.21 0.26 0.26 0.28 0.21 0.19 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 3.6 3.6 .6 27.1 28.9 4.0 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) .................. .0 7.0 7.1 6.7 65 5.7 6.5 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) ......................0.147 0.47 0.58 0.58 0.48 0.47 0.43 0.40 0.45 0.46 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . .... 0.18 0.20 0.21 0.3 0.20 0.19 0.14 0.20 9-07
9-08. Eouated sounds of fuel (all road nassenver service). ................. 1.l.0 16. 19.0 1500. I. 3 1i6,9 18.1 15.2 115.7 16.9 1'6.7 9-08
i/ noludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05. U.S.GOVERNMENT PRNTING OFFICE:1939-O-7062
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotives, 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.








Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

IIIIIIIII II III I I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION s.et No. M-28(O-E)
3 1262 08583 8950
BUREAU OF STATISTICS MARCH, 1939

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, 1939 AND 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 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 (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 (gallons) . . ..
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trams (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) .
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) ...........................
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .........................
4. Total cot 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: 2/
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). ..... . .
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives).*/ .............
7-05. Gallons of dieselfuel (diesel locomotives) ......................
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)// . . ..
8. Fuel andpower 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. Eauated rounds of fuel (all road vasseneer service). ................


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


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$16 178 710
4 033 046
1 304 765
$138 500
$130 409
$26 332
$21 811 762

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6 317 472
63 437
1 077 976
1 417
1 283 232
4 071 725
116 293 300
60 356 227
2 792
1 358
4 882 000
1 342 439
53 076 506
47 849 056
51 983 117
1 965 975
1 509 104
140 947
1 653
1 850 216
8 284 391
334 939
4 949 793
201 597 007
3 781 045
3 831 187
$15 615 401
1 371 710
4 179 865
668 213
286 223
6 165 354


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1 218 769
$156 007
692 723
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24 429 899
5 932 262
57 371
680 117
1 513
1 169 331
3 701 391
114 184 475
36 219 709
4 563
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Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total oost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardlesea of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switohbing hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
Inoludes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oare.


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NO.


1-01
1-02
1-08
1-04
1-05
1-06
1-07

2-01
2-02
2-08
2-04
2-06
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-18
2-14
2-16
2-16
2-17
2-18
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
8-01
8-02
8-03
8-04
8-06

4-01
4-02
4-08
4-04
4-06
4-06


4 357 042
3 933 224
$100 005
S89 930
70 146
11 868
$8 562 215

291 893
22 709 024
247 113
41 052
412 804
778
458 239
1 218 206
114 887 497
6 115 924
1 601
1 203
1 972 595
376 795
50 411 882
2 418 269
584 036
1 412 392
953 170
48 889
1 002
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2 116 451
190 341
4 672 988
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2 229 443
2 195 771
63 892 608
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50 262
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27 612
229 657
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1 143 436
112 032 406
6 632 928
3 283
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1 879 840
367 789
49 751 958
2 524 092
2 251 393
1 433 393
696 018
47 773
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1 733 255
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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, 1939 AND 1938


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

1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938

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). . ... 7 800 978 46 890 006 24 103 043 $2302334 2 299433 $ 2174442 8 382530 $8239629 13015972 13173601 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 882 and 894). ...... 11 695 003 13 084 610 $14 218 19 598 271 559 354 915 11 409226 12710 097 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts383,384,395, and896). .................. (923 276 $3635 204 3 336 692 $3026 371 $100 290 90 162 $ 84112 $s88 230 6 302 182 330 441 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). .. . . .... 399511 451569 107920 33169 7 643 8 762 27 147 36258 256801 273380 1-04
1-05. Dieselfuel (Accounts 882and94) . . ... 372 392 258535 118241 198042 4 295 20197 199 856 $140296 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382and394) . . 85494 107 584 34 928 542734 $468 .469 9 311 612459 J40787 (51 922 1-06
1-07. Total. . . . . 64276 654 $64427 508 27715042 $26622248 $2 407 834 $2273 835 $8 928954 $8851 688 25224 824 $26 679 737 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382,888, and 884),
2-01. Coalbysteam locomotives (nettons). ....................... 3 217 077 3 014 339 1754 876 1 590 978 134 980 122 200 461 931 442 597 865 290 858 564 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 68 585 660 72486 099 594 465 611 805 1 510 431 1 615 791 66 480 764 70 258 503 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ....................... 18 845 767 18323 922 17 182 861 16739403 907465 1 000 170 755 441 584 349 2-4
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . ............................ 171 494 161 162 64 585 78 353 106 909 82 809 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). ................. 2 988 257 1 875 206 1650568 1 034 421 189 079 218 176 1 148 610 622 609 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coalequivalent) . . .. 4 295 4 189 1 528 1 416 22 16 395 442 2 350 2 315 2-06
2-07. Total (equated nettons--coal equivalent) .................... 3771 733 3 546 813 1 812 090 1 634 449 135 002 122 216 473 077 454 654 1 351 564 1 335 494 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons) . . 12054676 11207 112 5 473155 4963705 773497 692 848 2 181 890 2043 407 3626 134 3 507 152 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 332 198051 333010 730 12 470 18 231 4 000 527 4711 968 328 185054 328 280 531 2-09
2-10. Electric current(Idlowatt-hours) . . 171288965 103292449 110120282 49232198 42490163 36335 828 18678520 17724423 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent). 9 671 13 049 2797 2 768 71 38 640 818 6163 9 425 2-11
2-12. AllU other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 3 756 4 270 470 775 13 15 3 273 3 480 2-12
2-13. Total (equated nettons-coal equivalent). . . ..... 14 376 741 13 474 756 5 559 880 5 005 085 821 501 734 928 2 206 356 2072 287 5 789 004 5 662 456 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 896),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons). . . 3 990 355 4 126 577 1 892 881 1 943 748 141 959 152 222 830 247 884 024 1 125 268 1 146 583 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 156 237 364 159 195 075 7 538 622 6761 206 148 698 742 152 433 869 2-15
2-16. Electric current bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 142408029 140 517 014 135 144959 132726450 224377 250 195 7038 693 7540369 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-cartrains (kiloWatt-hours) . . 153 385 317 160 887 920 137 975 110 140 681 007 13 713 174 13784 751 1 697 033 6 422 162 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) . . 5667 031 5964 889 1 160 027 1 305 269 116 624 113 072 352 654 408 637 4 037 726 4 137 911 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) ....................... 4 349 459 2 458 522 817 774 549 116 810 582 2 721 103 1 909 406 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trams (gallons). .. .....................408 714 436 552 79 945 97 333 192 314 175 872 136 455 163 347 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . 5 421 5 764 1 687 1 791 14 9 280 324 3 440 3 640 2-21
2-22. Total (equatednettons-coalequivalent). . . 5 480 421 5 609 684 2 141 043 2186 793 144 621 154 857 897 148 938 434 2 297 609 2 329 600 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: h/
-L Coalpurchased f.o. b. mines (net tons)................. .... 23954535 18712138 11785448 9077423 1302731 1133611 4548756 3138848 6317600 5362256 8-01
8-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 1019 948 944909 398077 333 375 4381 4 507 9 579 14 202 607 911 592825 8-02
3-0Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . 14519801 13985397 451 014 399 952 8 052 3 907 325766 322 679 13 734 969 13 258 859 8-0
3-04. Electriccurrentpurchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). .. . 578 356334 508129 240 448 254 292 380 512 478 60465694 52471924 28270970 28231435 41365378 46913403 8-4
3-056. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 10913 952 10697480 3 304 656 3086994 270 322 230 565 923 705 929 469 6 415 269 6450452 05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchase (gallons) ....... . ... 10 504 538 7 564 959 3 270 004 2 636 668 1 353 950 486 550 5 880 584 4 441 741 8-06
4. To oall e dowe ntof purchased production: . $45056185 36563378 22 439737 18197 838 $2527990 $2280265 8 605515 $6019099 11 482 943 $10 066 176
4- Coalpurchased pointsotherthanmines. ....................162758 3 951 456 1 59 750 1404436 619608 19652 633372 145214 $2511028 $2482154 4-02
4-0. Fuellpurchased. 1 . . 12 279 306 13 275 690 $552 678 $607388 11 149 6 703 298 554 383 359 11 416 931 $1 278 240 4-08
4-. Electricacurrentdurchased.and.produced ....... $ 4909022 14532458 $3768528 $ 3369015 $293 335 $72 640 404 192 1415414 1442 949 475 389 4_04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased . .............. 835 168 888 174 313 074 518 227 $15 893 $16 345 02 525 16 096 403 676 437 506 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuel purchased. . 453973 348 180 159 962 136 502 59580 $23870 1254 431 187 808 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) ........................1.88 1.95 1.90 2.00 1.4 2.01 1.9 1.92 1.82 1.88 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ... 4.0 4.18 (4.02 .4.21 4.48 Z4.s6 .5..18 $.4.16 $i4.19 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . ......... 0.85 0.95 1.2 1.52 1.38 1.72 .92 1.9 0.83 0.93 5-0
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour 0.849# 0.8924 0.841 8^ 0.485 0.52o0 1.43o0 1.41 1.o071 1.015 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . . 8.0 9.47 10.31 5.88 7.o 11.1 12. 6.29 6.78 S-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . ... 4. 4.60 4.2 5. 4. 4.9 4.33 4.23 -06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses) : /
6-01. Coal per net ton .... $2.48 2.56 $2.64 $2.74 $2.19 $2.25 $2.41 $2.44 $2.32 $2.39 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel.. ............................ 0.88 50.97 60.98 $1.31 60.87 $1.14 $0.88 $0.97 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . .0.807 o.8 0.8130 0.58?2 0.235 0.24 1.2590 1.27- 1.07% 1.024 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon.... . . ......6 7.5 8.6 9... 6.5. 7.75 7.o 8.874 6.2 6.62 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon.. 4.66. 5.10. 4.660 5.69 4.-56 5.15 4.3. 4.754 6-06
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ......................... 83 832 806 804 878 880 184 843 878 875 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). 63.0 6.2 54.96 58. 77.3 77.79 63.1 6.61 7-02
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ... .............. 118 126 11 1 161 18 150 130 7-03
7-04. Gallons of line (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)./ 10.0 11.0 8. 10. 11.5 11.7 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives... . . 6.02 6.03 5. 578 9.51 10.28 595 5.61 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives ... 795 01 75 762 878 829 829 86 87 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). .................... .. 126 127 127 126 91 96 13) 132 132 133 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 8.8112.11 9.57 792 7.86 8.76 8.82 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . 30.97 37.53 26.57 31.7 52.11 53.64 2.4 33.46 8-08
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ... . 122 124 1 124 92 98 132 132 125 125 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 17.i4 17.2 17.4 17.1 17.1 17.9 15.9 16.O 18.7 18.2 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. 1.13 1.12 0.97 0.88 114 1.13 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesfuel f (diesel locomotives). .. .-. . .. .. 0.23 0.20 0.26 0.25 0.27 0.21 0.19 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . ..6 63.5 63.5 3.5 26-3 28.7 6.5 .0 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains)............. ....... ........................ 0 .7 0.58 0.5 .1-7 0.42 0.3 5.46 6.5 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-ar trains)..0. 0. o o 0.4.4o. 0 o. o0. 9-
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trams). .168.. 0.18 0.5190 0. 23.2. 0.18 0 12 01 9-07
9-08. Eiuated rounds of fuel (all road sasPenrer service) . . -15.8 17 15.2 15.1 16. 17. .0 15.3 1. 16. 9-08


a/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trained. These quantities are
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotives, station, shop or other use.
basedd 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 switobhing hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard swItching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.


U.S.GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1939-0-77062


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31262085839040 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION ementNo.M-230(-E)

BUREAU OF STATISTICS APRIL, 1939
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 163 reports representing 173 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 1939 AND 1938


------- SOUTHERN DISTRICT
"POSTORY UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938

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) .. . $(14 816 036 $13909025 $7606 278 $6 841 823 $518724 $638700 t2660 523 $ 2539723 44030511 $3 888779 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) . .. .. .3833592 $4 153880 10636 (10454 72 824 96717 $3 750132 $4046709 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts 383,384,395, and896) . . 1 244 402 (1 178 573 $1 67 437 $990 281 $19 116 $26 207 154 133 56557 $103 716 $105 528 1-08
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts382 and 394) . . .. .$132 406 $149 151 $34 411 $43 954 2 710 $2 828 8 546 10933 86739 91436 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). . ..........28 910 98262 641 350 633%369 6198190 67963 668370 *56 9430 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382and394) . . 26 960 32739 10432 12401 96 146 3371 3648 13061 16 544 1-06
1-07. Total................................20.182306 19 2130 68704544 282 6540646 28 87
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:282 $540646 $667*881 12 88587 2 715541 $8 052 529 $8 205 926 1-07
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons) . . ... 953 225 893564 519 802 474097 32050 36853 145205 134533 256168 248081 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 21 991 646 22 488 278 208 110 200 186 466 287 523 559 21317 249 21764533 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . 5 938 903 5 607 378 5 393 451 5 121 922 311110 316 368 234 342 169088 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . .. 60 970 55 090 22 382 27 906 38588 27 184 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 1 116 139 697 417 586 989 355 650 100723 97 071 428 427 244 696 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coalequivalent). . . .. 1 326 1 280 423 471 6 5 162 122 735 682 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . . 1134 294 1 062077 539540 488376 322056 36 858 148936 138541 413762 398302 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 3.525 882 3 313047 1571717 1 450896 137 275 198 915 674 768 638 104 1142122 1 025132 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 113 341267 105 159090 89028 89795 12883015 1733 954 111 969224 103 335341 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .. . . 49 320205 36 979 448 37120 931 21741 606 5340 295 10001565 6 858 979 5236 277 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 3 328 4 209 907 904 14 12 212 218 2 195 3075 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .1 310 1 158 153 222 5 5 1 152 931 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 4 310002 4 031 215 1 601 381 1 469 217 144 222 210 501 682 622 648 649 1 881 777 1 702 848 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 1 267 845 1 271 021 599 112 603 515 46 577 48 109 270 215 264 741 351 941 354 656 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 50045765 50432005 129 516 70896 1792 233 1 502098 48124 016 48 859011 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours).. . .. 47 229 597 46 312 841 44 663 870 43 933573 86721 65627 2279006 2 313641 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrent bymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . 45 403 947 46 554 992 40954 605 40 353340 3 865 955 4 118332 583 387 2083320 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons).a. ... . . 1 865 823 2 017 862 370 238 433 724 40 366 38 250 112059 129984 1 343 160 1 415904 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 1 478 330 974 800 292 420 200 068 251 298 934 612 774 732 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). ................... 125 599 137 701 27 876 31 835 60 794 56 218 36 929 49648 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 1 841 1 922 431 548 5 3 90 124 1 315 1 247 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . .. 1 747565 1747 974 678 651 680063 47 526 48970 287 545 278 021 733 843 740 920 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o.b. mines (net tons) . . 4 749 562 5 510002 2073 887 2 565 183 49442 364 467 681 994 1035425 1944 239 1544927 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 326 029 273 586 154 544 99 214 1 324 1 549 2 477 4 196 167 684 168 627 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). .......................... 4 793 218 4 780 149 142 739 112 741 2 109 724 110 864 102 356 4 537 506 4 564 328 3-08
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ................ 175494 808 160225 510 142 133 352 122195215 10289158 15491467 9042 622 8 411604 14029676 14127224 8-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) ........................... 3 734 692 3 809 639 1 041 501 1 136 015 124 795 116 229 323 954 318 911 2 244 442 2 238 484 8-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ..................... 3 603 824 2 500 453 1 084 564 817 317 513 818 189 809 2 005 442 1 493 327 -06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-OL Coal purchased f. o. b.mines. . . . .. 500286 $10612 430 $4374 862 4967 428 $124 231 $721 315 $1294 8628 $1975227 $3706 331 2 948460 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchased f.o.b. points otherthan mines. . . 394 325 $1 121 612 $705 623 $401 258 $5991 $6711 (9 362 $13 414 ( 673 349 1700229 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . . 886 626 4 653202 163 906 144 465 2 931 1 166 99 790 105275 3 619 999 4402296 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. . . $1 513026 (14 452 333 $1 158 101 $1 093 063 78017 3558 130122 (126777 146786 148935 404
4-05. Gasolinepurchased. ............................. 287 218 6316022 697 665 $113 360 $7 417 $7 604 6 37 707 $39 146 8144 429 155 912 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . . . (153963 113602 (45185 $40077 $22 691 $9 33 $86 087 $64 190 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). .00 .93 .2.11 61.94 02. ..98 61.90 61.91 11.91 $1.91 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). ........................ 28 .1 .57 .04 .33 3.78 3.20 $4.02 40.15 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) ........................ 0 0.9 .28 1.9 .61 90 .0 0.80 0.6 50
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.862 O.89 0.7 0539 1. 1.504 10 1.0 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . :..7.6% 8.3% 5 6.5 6 6.975 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . 4. 4. 4.9 4 4.9 4. 4.30 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): VW
6-01. Coal per net ton. .... .... .. .. ................. 2.58 62.54 62.83 62.71 8.140 (2.25 .30 68.39 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . . a. ..8 : 7 (:98 6 2
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . .891.... .. 0.358% 0.260 1.96 1.275 1.04A 1.077% 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. ..............................6.9 9.40 6.7 739 7. 8.41 6. 6.55 604
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . ..........4. 5.14 4 .57 4.65 5.19 4.65 4.91 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ........................01 77 784 765 811 818 820 784 827 828 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). 60.6 61.4 54.0 57.00 79.88 78.54 60 1 61.12 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 1117 10 114 174 173 1 119 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)./ . 10 10.5 8.7 9.4 1 11.9 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 5.5.70 5.40 5.2 8. 8.61 6.o03 5. 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives),/.. ................. 7 755 723 811 81 7 76 78 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-milesaincluding locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . .. 123 120 122 119 107 90 131 1 121 126 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives).. ..................... 8.28 8.67 19.37 22.6 8.04 8.0 8.28 8.67 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . ... ........ 28.2 32.74 25.8 28.21 64.72 51.60 31. 49 31.76 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . ... .11 118 118 116 109 92 131 126 115 120 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .16.3 16.1 16. 15.9 16.7 17.3 15.2 15.2 17.2 17.1 -01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . ...1.07 1.09 3.0 1.61 0.98 0.88 1.08 1.10 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . .. 0.22 0.21 0.26 0.24 0.26 0.20 0.20 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ....................... 3.5 3 4 34 4 255 5 9 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) ........................1 5.8 .1 58 5.6 5.7 6.3 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . 0.46 0.48 0.54 0.59 0.48 0.47 0.42 0.41 0.45 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . .0.18 0.17 0. 0. 0.19 0.18 0.16 0.14 9-07
9-08. Eouated rounds of fuel (all road passenger service) ..................4.9 49 4 iL n 1 517 1 14 i4.7 1.6 IT 9-08


a/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gae-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total nost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
SBased on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardleee of when purohased.
Includes kilowatt-hour consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oara.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rall motor oars.


quantities are included with diesel fuel In oomputing item 6-05.


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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 163 reports representing 1735 team railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1939 AND 1938


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


1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938

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). .... . $62 607 822 660802786 031 709 321 $30147 912 12 815 723 8 813 142 (11 043 053 $10779 352 17 039 725 117062 380 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives(Accounts 382 and 394) ......... (............... 5527 007 17234 004 $24 854 30052 $344 383 $451 632 15 157 770 16752320 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts383, 384,395,and 396). . .. 5 167678 $4813738 $4404129 $4016 652 $119406 $116 369 238245 244787 405898 435930 1-0
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394). ....................... 531917 (600601 $142 331 $177 123 10 353 $11 590 $35 693 $47 191 1343540 364 697 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) ....................... 508444 6362787 $159591 $131411 $80628 $34031 268225 (197345 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382and394). ....................... 112 455 J140323 $ 45 360 t55135 564 $615 12 682 $ 16 107 $53 849 (68 466 1-06
1-07. Total. . ................................ $84 455323$83954 239 $36485586 $34 58 285 $2946046 $2941716 $11754684 1173 100 $33269007 $34881 138 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). ........................ 4 170027 3 907903 2274678 2065 075 167 030 159 053 607 136 577 130 1 121 183 1 106 645 2-01
2-02. Fueloil bysteamlocomotives (gallons) ...................... 90577134 94938641 802 575 811991 1976718 2139350 87797 841 91987300 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . ........................ 24784 670 23931 300 22576 312 21 861 325 1218 575 1 316 538 989 783 753 437 2-08
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . ............................232 464 216 252 86 967 106 259 145 497 109 993 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . ...... 4 236 774 2667 753 2 237 557 1 390 071 422 150 410 377 1577 067 867 305 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 5 621 5 469 1 951 1 887 28 21 557 564 3 085 2 997 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent) ..................... 4906418 4609 158 2351 630 2122825 167 058 159074 622681 593 676 1765049 1733583 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 396, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . . .. 15578528 14 520159 7044 872 6414 601 910772 891 763 2 856 658 2681 511 4766 226 4 532284 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil bysteamlocomotives (gallons). . . 445513013 438046 300 101 498 108 026 5 283542 6445922 440127 973 431492352 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . 220609 170 140270083 147 241 213 70973 804 47 830 458 46337 393 25537 499 22958 886 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent) . .12 999 17 258 3704 3 672 85 50 852 1 036 8 358 12 500 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . . 5 066 5 428 623 997 18 20 4 425 4 411 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 18 684 541 17 505 235 7 161 261 6474 302 965 723 945 429 2 888 978 2720936 7668 579 7 364 568 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteam locomotives (nettons) . . .. 5257 420 5 396 461 2 491 977 2546 126 188 536 200 331 1 100462 1 148 765 1 476445 1501 239 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 206 256223 209552 308 129516 70896 9330855 8263 304 196795 852 201218 108 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 189 637 626 186 829 855 180 008 829 176 660 023 311 098 515 822 9 317 699 9 854 010 2-16
2-17. Electric currentbymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . .. 198 789 264 207 442 912 178 929 715 181034 347 17579 129 17 903 083 2 280 420 8 505 482 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by mdtor-car trains (gallons).a/. . . 7 532 854 7981 437 1 530 265 1737 679 156 990 151 322 464 713 538 621 5380886 5 553 815 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 5 827 789 3 433 322 1 110 194 749 184 1061 880 3655715 2684 138 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuelby motor-car trains (gallons)... . . 534 313 574 253 107 821 129 168 253 108 232 090 173 384 212 995 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equatednet tons-coalequivalent). . . .. 7 262 7 686 2 118 2 339 19 12 370 448 4 755 4 887 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coalequivalent). . . 7 227022 7355 848 2819678 2865490 192 147 203 828 1 184 691 1 216455 3030506 3070075 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b.minnes (net tons). . . 28714096 24 222140 13859335 11 642606 1352173 1498078 5240749 4174 273 8261 839 6907183 8-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 1 345 977 1 218496 552 621 432 589 5705 6056 12 056 18 398 775595 761453 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .... . . 19 312020 18765546 593 754 512 693 10 161 4 631 436630 425 035 18 271 475 17823 187 3-08
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). 753 850 142 668 352 936 590 386 644 502707 693 70754 852 67963 391 37 313 592 36 643 039 55 395054 61038 813 -04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 14 6486644 14 507 119 4 346 157 4 223009 395 117 346 794 1 247 659 1248 380 8659711 8688936 -05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). . . . 14 265 802 10 168 555 4 354 568 3453985 2025 208 779 502 7886026 5935068 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o.b. mines. . . . 4 574 964 7179 564 2614599 23169022 $2652 21 $3001580 $918871 $7994 326 5 189 273 13014636 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf. o.b. pointsotherthanmines. . ....... .5 5557 103 5 073076 $2 304 393 $1 805 691 (25 599 621 6 563 42734 58 628 (3 1843 77 $3 182 394 4-02
4-03. Fuel oilpurchased. . . . 16162 205 $17928 892 716580 751 853 14 080 7 869 398344 488 634 $15033201 16680 536 4-08
4-04. Electric currentpurchased andproduced. . ........ 6 422048 5984751 4 926629 4462 078 71 370 $536 198 534 314 542 190 589735 624 285 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased. . . . 1 128 416 (1 204 196 410739 *431 587 $23 310 $23 949 140 232 (155 242 554 135 593 418 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. .......................... $615 238 469 440 185 147 176 579 $89 573 $40 864 340518 251997 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) . .......... 1.90 $1.95 $1.9 61.99 1.96 t2.00 1.89 1-.92 1.814 61.84 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ......... .......................13 *14. 1? 4.17 4 5 .19 .11 1 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) N980.................... g4 60.96 :1.21 taw *1.79 V.91 *1.15 r0.62 60.9:4 -03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ............ 0.52 0.895 0.8 1 0.8 0.5 o5 1.4321 l.t 1.065 1.0 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 7.70 9 10.22 5..91 11.2 12.4 6. 6. 05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon ........... ................ 4.31 4.62 5.11 4.42 5. 4.3 -06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses) :/
6-01. Coal per net ton. 2.......... .............................. 2.50 02.55 A.6 2.22 (2.25 42.42 (2.45 231 12-.39 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. ............ ............................. 0.8 E.01 .7 0.8 $0.9 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.81 0. 0 024 1.671.2 1 1.0
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . . .. 7. 9.59 7. 8. 6. 04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 5.13 4.58 5 5.300 4. O4.o 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 825 821 801 795 8664 865 637 89 865 641 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 62.61 63.21 14.72 58- 77. 779 62.42 62.9 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 115 124 i 7-0
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-eTectric locomotives)./. 10.1 10.8 8 10.0 11 11.7 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ....................6.02 5.98 5.1 .6 .9 94 97 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). 785 789 747 75 64 865 4 o 7-6
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) 15 1...........1..6 14 93 95 12 131 19 131 01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives).. 8. 62 .. 18.04 1.40 7.95 7.95 8. .78 -02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . .. 30.32 36. 26.34 30.65 53.27 53.18 32.3 335 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ................ ... 121 122 122 122 94 96 132 130 122 124 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .17.1 16.9 17.1 16.8 17.0 17.7 1.57 1.58 1.3 17.9 9-01
9-02: Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .1.11 1.11 2.18 1.61 0.97 0.8 1.12 1.1 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 0.22 0.20 0.26 0.2 0.27 0.210.19 -0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . ..... .5 .5 3.5 28.2 2.0 3.9 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . . .6. 6 6.7 6. 6 6.1 5.7 6.5 9-5
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) ....................... 0.47 0 .57 0. 0.4 0.47 0. 0.400.45 9-
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . 0.18 0.18 0.22 0. 0.20 0.18 0.15 0.1 9-07
9-08. Eouated pounds of fuel (all road vassenrer service). ................... ...... 15.6 15.5 15.0 4. l6.i 17 ,17,;1 l l4.9 15.2 16..4 16.3 9-08
SInoludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate oonsummed by gas-electrio motor-oar trains. Theme quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05. U.S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:t939-O.77062
Includes All quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotives, station, shop or other use.
/ Based on total oost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total oost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Inoludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by eleotrico rail motor cars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.









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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA



3 1262 08583 9057 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION StdeNo.M.-2M(os-E)

BUREAU OF STATISTICS MAY, 1939
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 163 reports representing 173 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1939 AND 1938


T I r


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 894) ... ...............
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 382,883, and 884),
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) . ..
2-18. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . ..
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 895, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteam 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) . . ..
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. mnes. . . . .
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): _/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . . .
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .
6-04. Gasoline par 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)./.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). . . .
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 vasseneer service). . .


UNITED STATES


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2-02
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Based on total oost 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.
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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 163 reports representing 173 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY, 1939 AND 1938


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


1939 1958 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-0 forsteamlomotive(Accounts382and894) .17 849 830 4 033 066 $39 921 722 $36 677 985 $3 381 864 $3427810 $13 523 749 $13 105 29d 21022495 20821973 1-01
1-02. Fuel oilforsteam locomotives (Accounts382and894).......................119380535 1311570 4$38147 4$43716 -g387351 503035 8955037 207489 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts 883, 384,3895, and 896). ...................... 6410 318 5982 112 $5 463 289 $4.999 112 $147 506 $142 301 290062 $297311 509 461 6543 388 1-08
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394)............................... 673901 750798 ,183 509 1221 725 412700 414 325 443594 ,57930 4434 098 4456818 1-04
1-05. Dieselfuel (Accounts382 and 394)............................ 4649 735 4461 576 201 350 6163 918 $8 718 199 066 42 274 340 601 42553884 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382and394). .......................... 140 O11 172561 $ 56 944 $67 723 699 $837 15 456 19 358 $66912 $84 643 1-06
1-07. Total dpwer toyardan ainac ................................ $10 104 330 102 711 683 $458664961 $42174179 3 551487 $3585273 $14 359278 $14025206 $41328604 $42927 025 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 bysteamlocomotives (net tons). . . 5 105 850 4751998 2788784 2509 314 200718 195 138 742 512 704 220 1 373 836 1 343 326 2-01
2-02. Fuel oilby steam locomotives (gallons). ...................... 113 125 890 116 455 945 1 016 060 980 257 2 331 579 2466 963 109 778 251 113 008 725 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ....................... 30 831 841 29 324 382 28 012 511 26 809 367 1582 889 1573 530 1236441 941 485 2-MS
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) .............................290 859 277 410 106 081 132 175 184 778 145 235 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). ... ............ 5 372 507 3392 851 2 641 681 1783 428 524 029 507 505 2006 797 1 101918 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equa ted net ons-alequivalent) .... .................. 7 181 6902 2549 2407 35 28 674 670 3 923 3797 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons-oal equivalent) .. ...................... 6 027 694 5 616 601 2 886 554 2 582 228 200 753 195 166 761 123 723 555 2 179 264 2 115 652 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 894, 895, and 396),
2-08. Coal bysteam locomotives (nettons) . . .. 19 117 715 17714 882 8 645 063 7797 663 1 084 412 1088 753 3 510 742 3 288 279 5 877 498 5540187 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . ..................... 557 589 211 543 564 576 299 673 276 453 6 239 332 7 395 454 551 050 206 535 892 669 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . 271 606 617 181 116 304 183 105 594 96 932 540 56 280 599 55 850 771 32 220 424 28 332 993 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 16 319 21 392 4 694 4 474 104 80 1060 1 244 10461 15 594 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .. 6459 6 639 767 1 210 23 25 5 669 5 404 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednettons-coalequivalent). ... . ... 23 003 340 21 424 381 8 790 868 7 879 154 1 149 421 1 153 403 3 548 964 3 333 569 9 514 087 9 058 255 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 6500635 6613991 3109691 3 137489 233473 245 512 1335263 1384 632 1 822 208 1846358 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steamlocomotives (gallons). . . .. 256726 813 258 362 922 237 782 225 801 10098 162 9028 931 246 390 869 249 108 190 2-1
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours).. . . 235707973 230674445 223578723 217892067 365148 399289 11764102 12383089 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-car trains(kilowatt-hours). . ... 244366124 250 073 209 220 191 692 217644 231 21330585 21779299 2843 847 10649679 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). / . . .. 9 504 090 9 995 904 1 968 342 2 182 124 193 303 189 234 574 846 667 124 6 767 599 6 957 422 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 7508 406 4430615 1 392463 932 342 158 145 1 298 992 4658 806 3498 273 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 654 846 697 181 130 687 148 043 309 606 291 489 214 553 257 649 2-M
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 8 793 9 637 2 559 2 903 25 18 458 542 5 751 6 174 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . . 8 956 939 9 035 829 3 516 430 3 529 546 239 506 249 887 1 430 419 1 461 051 3 770 584 3795 345 24S
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). . . 33204 826 29 421 020 16 072 837 13950 870 1658012 1806 024 5 940 399 5251463 9533578 8412 663 -01
3-02.Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 1672 343 1 432 366 729 318 518 862 6 456 7 293 15 019 22 362 921 550 883 849 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . 24 252 766 23 173 041 717 488 612 305 12 076 6 268 524 784 496 406 22 998 418 22058 062 S8-0
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . 928 938287 825138 838 730 081 409 622 542 040 83 945 221 82458 938 45 558 346 44 604 155 69 353 311 75 533 705 8-
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 18 5314)08 18058799 5 484 263 5 363 053 472 954 423 516 1 576283 1555 274 10997 988 10716956 956
3-06.Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .. . . 18291 123 13036 359 5 486065 4230466 158 145 2434 122 917 720 10 212791 7888 173 5
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-0L Coal purchased f.o. b. nunes. ......................... 63756332 $57156 614 $31619590 $27614932 3331980 $3602967 11 243235 10055 513 $17561 527 15883 202 4-01
402. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.pointsotherthanmines ................... 7 205936 $ 5 920562 $3 321 833 2 143791 29 694 31708 $53792 $71 562 $3 00617 3 673 501 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . . ... 20323097 22026 855 $855422 884 331 416668 6 10498 478759 4563 832 $18 972 248 020568 194 403
4-04. Electriccurrentpurchasedandproduced. . . .. 892 679 $7414885 $6048333 $5536380 $ 451759 $442881 (656874 4662921 4735713 72703 4-04
4-06. Gasolinepurchased. . . . 439 052 1500 899 518 516 542 597 $27 937 $ 28988 176 510 190 883 716 089 38 431 40
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . .............. $. 785 116 594 404 6232 249 213 836 $8 718 107 438 $ 47 729 436 711 332 839 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) ........................92 1.94 1.97 1.98 2.1 1.99 1.89 1.91 1.84 1.89 -01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .31 .13 .55 4.60 35 3.58 3.0 4.12 4.16 -02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . . ..84 0.95 41.19 ;.13 1.38 41:57 0.1 1.114 40.82 4.93 5-08
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.850 0.899 0.828 0.889 0.55 0.55 1. 1.486 1.611. 6-04
56-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . I .. 8 9. 10.1 1 .84 6 6.8 5 -0
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . 4. 4.2 5.05 5 It.41 5. 4. 4.2 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton ............ ..........................25 .55 .7k 2.73 2.23 2.24 2.2.44 9 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. :-: :.:t:1: : :, '. ::::X. 9t9:04 :1..49-129 6-02
. . . .97 6-o2
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ......................... 0.819 0.8 0.894 O.6053 1.060 1.39 6-o
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 6, .. 9.40 1 6 7 6-0.583
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . It4.66 5-.12 4.58 5.59 5.515 4.65 5.290 4.71 1.83 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. . . 81 878 849 851 a84 812 85o 8 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 61.5 62 54.64 56.9 77.41 77.68 61.3 62.11 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)./. . . 1 11 111 11- 171 175 147 127 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). ;/ 9.9 10.9 8.1 9. 11.4 12.0 7-04
7-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesellocomotives). . . 5.91 5,90 556 59 8.87 9.07 591 5.0 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)., e/f ................77 776 79 740 849 851 798 790 809 815 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (incAuding locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 124 123 125 122 92 93 131 129 126 129 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . ........8.9 .6724. 18.35 7.96 7.9 8.50 868 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .. .29.60 311.71 25.7 29.40 53-32 53.02 32.04 32.65 8-08
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . . 120 120 120 120 93 91 130 129 120 122 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .16.9 16.7 16.9 16.6 17.0 17.6 15.7 15.8 17.8 17.5 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .. 1.10 1.10 1.38 1.69 0.97 0.88 1.11 1.11 902
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 0.23 0.20 0.26 0.~5 0.3 0. 0.21 0.19 9-08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . 5 .55 28.8 28.5 -.8 6..10 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . 6.1 6.0 $6 6.4 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . .. 0.4 0. 0.57 0.5 0.48 o.17 0.42 0.40 0.45 0.51 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains).... .0.1 0.18 020.2 0.19 0.18 0.15 0.16 907
9-08. Eouated rounds of fuel (all road passenger service). ................. .. ..... 4..._15&.1 1..o 14. 8 16.9 16. 160 908
Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate oonsumed by gas-electrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05. U.S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1939-0-156960
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotlves, 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 boost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
y Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
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BUREAU OF STATISTICS JUNE, 1939
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 163 reports representing 173 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE, 1939 AND 1938


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

1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1-939 1938 1939 1938

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) .. . . 13 973 257 $12 668 773 $7~018 347 $6 2104612 $720 073 $606 568 $2299174 $2 146267 (3 935 663 $3 705326 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil forsteam locomotives (Accounts 382 and394) . . 3 902798 4 079598 4 547 14 477 32 308 33 605 $ 855 943 4 031 51 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384,9395, and 396). . . 1 227 046 $1 154 899 $1 ( 37 568 (969 590 032 334 024004 49 814 151065 107 330 110 250 1-08
149o025n0.32 99 4 669 52 32 4 $240042 49 814 51 065 $107 330 $110 250 1-8
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). . . 129025 145125 32939 41766 2 175 2 670 8 259 10011 5 652 90678 1-04
15. Diesel fuel(Accounts 382 and 394). . . 130 176 95831 41146 33048 16 249 6 750 2 781 56033 1-0
1-06. their fuels (Accounts382and394). . . .. 24 930 30 614 9 189 11 434 $150 $164 3228 3368 2 363 15648 1-06
1-07. Total. .. ......... .......... .............. $.. 19 387 232 $18 74840 $8 153 736 $7 80917 $74 732 $633 406 $2 409 032 221 066 $8069 732 $8 09451 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts: 74 840 066 732 $ 09451 7
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal bysteam locomotives (nettons). .. . . ... 895 687 812 100 481 178 425 112 41 386 36010 129 667 120 559 243 456 230419 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil bysteam locomotives (gallons). .. .. . 22 274 993 21 142 950 196 996 173 535 261 046 221 122 21816 951 20748 293 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . 5 709 102 5 192 301 5 170 402 4 732 523 279 900 258 223 258 800 201 555 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). .............................46 858 52 076 18 442 23 236 28 416 28 840 204
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). 1 155 353 715 266 596 104 405 548 00 668 83 435 458 581 226 283 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . .1 220 1 310 419 411 7 7 133 120 661 772 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ..................... 1 079 903 973 148 501 444 440 481 41 393 36 017 132 125 122 647 404 941 374 003 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). .. . . .. 3 460 828 3 042 397 1 537 345 1 325 500 236 741 199 575 605 850 552 433 1 080 892 964 889 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .. 115 384 002 105 900 483 149 170 185 591 575 767 499561 114659 065 105 215 331 209
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . 54 083 196 42 763 489 34 873 748 28 138 966 12 187 561 9 292 540 7 021 887 5 331 983 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated nettons-coal equivalent). . .. 3 015 3 829 784 754 22 22 219 225 1 990 2 828 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 118 1 166 121 193 4 4 993 969 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .. 4 266 284 3 772 566 1 565 402 1 348 936 250 761 209 693 609 500 555635 1 840 621 1 658 302 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 1 202 883 1 188 649 590 498 567 523 41 567 41 969 213 224 216 968 357 594 362 189 2-14
2-15. Fueloilby steam locomotives (gallons). . . 52 588 974 50 534 653 210 933 175 323 637 412 621 262 51 740 629 49 738 068 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 45 728 628 42 601 260 43 115 777 39 844 278 72 522 30554 2540 329 2 726 428 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 44 202 915 41 452 338 39 959 973 35 558 492 3 657 160 3 755 731 585 782 2 138 115 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)_./. . . 1 840 824 1 927 963 375 648 423 213 33 463 37 071 105 159 122 401 1 326 554 1 345 278 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 1 435 942 1 017 843 288 444 212 159 186 719 960 779 805 684 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 130 019 117 209 20 618 22 494 54 882 48 466 54 519 46 249 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). ...................1 507 1 931 328 590 5 4 89 95 1 085 1 242 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ..................... 1 698 751 1 659 235 667 718 637 689 42 344 42 754 222 745 224 626 765 944 754 166 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). . . 5 361 165 5 262 912 2 615 504 2 493 494 361 441 890006 951 199 943 437 1 433 021 1 535 975 8-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 235 300 257 537 87 835 102 748 1 121 1 018 2 871 3 259 143 473 150 512 8-02
8-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . 4 931 566 4 482 759 113 512 99 792 2 653 1 336 54 854 45 854 4 760 547 4 335 777 808
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . 173 535 584 156 131 139 133 013 773 119 961 022 18 081 868 14 174 700 8 103 197 7 533 565 14 336 746 14 461772 8-04
8-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . 3 712 040 3 695 316 1 221 283 1 141 711 84 B64 107 762 312 096 313 650 2 093 997 2 132 193 8-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). . . . 3 928 909 3 193 694 1 054 335 894 550 398 538 206 494 2 476 036 2 092 650 8-06
4. Total cost of all fuel andpower at point of purchase and production: 2 962 331 4-0
4-01. Coal purchased. o.b.mines. .......... . $10183747 10 181 374 $5004676 $4845971 716 60 $56419 1798 978 $1 808880 2 663 3 2962 31 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf. o. b.pointsotherthanmines . .........990 894 1 030780 367 845 405 534 4 941 4 443 9 501 10 756 $608 607 $610047 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. ........................ 4 061 781 4 046 071 $124 614 123414 3 743 2 152 58 480 48 405 3 874 944 $ 3 872 100 4-08
4-04. Electric current purchasedand produced . . 466 277 1 415 975 1098 265 1 067 347 99 767 4437 $119 808 114 705 148 437 149 486 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . (298 507 0308 791 $115 377 (115 014 $5 032 $7 091 34 910 137 351 143 188 I 149 335 4-.0
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. 163813 138 877 0 43 817 $39837 17 245 $9 785 102 751 $89 255
AVERAGES -----
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). . .93 1.91 .1.94 1.98 l 1.1.985 9 192 *1.56 d1.93 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . .00 .19 .95 14.36 3.31 3.30 .2 -02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) ...82 .O.90 01.10 1.2 1.41.1 1.07 01.06 1 6-08
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . . 0.907 0.82 0.90 0.552 0.596 .79 1.52 1. 1.-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon.. . . 10.07. 5..9. 6.5 11.1 11.91 6.80
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . ..35 .3 .7 .1 6-
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): A/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . .............................. .. 2.69 2.68 $2.25 $2.19 .2 .1 .4 601
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . . ... .6 0.6 1.10 1.1 0.2 1.05 .6 0.6 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . ... .. 00. 0. 0.2 0. 2 57 1.2 1.27-2 1.03 I.w 6-0
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 6.. i. :.1 6.. 6.7 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 5.16 6
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .73 71 71 706 71 7 70 6 766 766 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 57 57. 05. 767 7.3 57.75 57.0 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)./ .. 108 111 105 109 15 149 14 131 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)/.. . .8.6 9.3 7.6 .1 10.2 10.5 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 52 5 8.32O .8.03 5. 5.21 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).e/.f/ .69 703 65. 66. 781 7 719 725 739 754 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles Tincluding locomotives and tendera)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . ........................108 110 111 110 74 62 117 120 110 113 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). 7...-6 8.0o 16.73 20.75 7.6* 7.93 7.5 8.07 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ....... . .27.7 2.l 23.09 24.3 47.69 51.91 3.33 31.19 8-08
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) . . ... 106 108 10 107 76 38 117 120 107 109 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ........................15.3 15.3 15.0 15.0 16.1 16.7 15.7 15.9 15.5 15.3 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ....................... 0 1.03 1.63 1.50 0.90 0.92 1.0 1.03 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .....................0.21 0.21 0.26 0.5 0.20 0.20 9-08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . ............3.4 3.5 3.4 26.5 27.5 3.4 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . ........................ 5.0 51 5.0 5. 5.2 52 5.5 6.4 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . ... 0.40. 0. 0 .5 .7 0.50 0.41 0.40 0.44 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . ......... 0.1 0.1 O. 0. 0.17 0.16 0.1 0.1 9-07
9-08. Enuated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service).c .................. 1..1 14..1 1.a 16.2 .t.I 7 1.9 .15. 14.7 .5 9-08


I/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distlllat consumed by gas-eleotrio notor-oar trains. Thee. quantities are
Includes all quantities purobased and produced, whether for looonotivo, station, shop or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power puroAased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total oost of fuel and power oonsumed regardless of when purchased.
/ Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
/Inoludes gasoline oonsumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oara.


included with diesel fuelI eemputlg Item 6-05.








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 163 reports representing 173 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE, 1939 AND 1938



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

1939 1939 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938

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) ......... 9174204 86689 479 $46 896 331 $42 876 237 $4071 298 $4 034378 (15 622 922 $15 251 565 24 951 496 124 527 299 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ................ 23 277 81 7 25 391 167 $ 52 694 $58 193 419 659 536 640 22 805 464 24 796 334 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts 383,384,395, and 396) . .. $7 637 327 7 137 011 6 500857 $5 968 692 $179 840 $166 305, 339 876 348376 616 754 65:3 638 1-08
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394) .......................802 926 895 923 216448 $263 491 $ 14 875 16 995 $ 51 853 67 941 519 750 547 496 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). ....................... 780 073 557 407 242 496 $196 966 $8 880 115(315 I 49 024 413 382 311 417 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) ............... .164 941 203 175 $ 66 133 5 79 157 $849 $1 001 $ 18 684 22 726 $79 275 100 291 1-06
1-07. Total .. ... .. ........... .. 12440513 120874 162 53 974 959 $49 442736 $4 275742 $44218 679 $16 768309 $16276 272 $49 386121 50936475 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts: 9 4 -
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). .. .. . . 5 998 923 5 563 964 3 268 168 2934 292 242 104 231 148 872 179 824 779 1 616 472 1 573 745 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil bysteam locomotives (gallons). . . 135 405 839 137 598 895 1 213056 1 153 792 2 592 625 2688 085 131600 158 133 757 018 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . . 36540 943 34 516 683 33 182 913 31 541 890 1 862789 1 831753 1 495 241 1 14 040 2-08
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . ... 337 717 329 486 124 523 155 411 -- 213 194 174 075 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . . 6 527 860 4 108 117 3 437 785 2 188 976 624 697 590 940 2 465 378 1 328 201 2-
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . .8 401 8 212 2 968 2 818 42 35 807 790 4 584 4 569 2-M
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent). ..................... 7 105 016 6 589 575 3 386 204 3 022 535 242 146 231 183 893 248 846 202 2 583 418 2 489 655 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons) . . 22 568 106 20756 156 10 173 596 9 122 040 1 321 153 1 288 328 4 116592 3840 712 6 95676 6 505 076 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 673 003 960 649 465 059 448 843 462 044 6 815 099 7 895 015 665 740 01 641 108 000 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. ....................... 325 688092 223 879 793 217 979 342 125 071 506 68 468 160 65 143 311 39 240 590 33 664 976 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 19 334 25 221 5 478 5 225B 126 102 1 279 1 469 12 451 18 422 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .7 577 7 805 888 1 403 27 29 6 662 6 373 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ................... 27 259 396 25 195 824 10 347 458 9 226 967 1 400 183 1 363 096 4 158 464 3 889 204 11 353 291 10 716 557 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 896),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). .. .. . .. 7701 470 7802 390 3698 726 3704 762 275040 287 481 1548487 1 601600 2 179 217 2 208 547 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 309332338 308 897 575 448 715 401 124 10735574 9650 193 298 148049 298 846 258 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours).. . . 281 436 601 273 275 705 266 694 500 257736 345 437 670 429 843 14 304 431 15 109 517 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 288 569 03 291 525 547 260 151 665 253 202 723 24 987 745 25535 030 3 429 629 12787 794 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). a/ . . 11 344 914 11 923 867 2 343 990 2 605 337 226 766 226 305 680 005 789 525 8 094 153 8 302 700 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuelby locomotives (gallons). . . 8 944 34 5 448 458 1 680 907 1 144 501 158 145 1 485 711 5619 585 4 303 957 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 784 865 814 390 151 305 170 537 364 488 339 955 269 072 303 898 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 10 298 11 568 2 887 3 493 30 28 547 637 6 834 7 416 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 10653 756 10 694 814 4 182 685 4 166 985 281 850 292 641 1 653 164 1 685 677 4 536 057 4 549 511 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: bk/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) . . 38565 991 34 683 910 18688 341 16 444 344 2 019 453 2096 030 6 891 599 6194 898 10966598 9948 638 5-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 1 907 64 1 689 903 817 153 621 610 7 577 8 311 17 890 25 621 1 065 023 1 034 361 8-02
3-0M. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . 29 184 33 27 655 800 831 000 712 097 14 729 7 604 579 638 548 260 27 758 966 26 393 839 S-
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatthours). .102 472 15 981 269 977 863 095 182 742 503 062 102 027 089 96 633 715 53 661 5943 52 137 720 83 688 336 89 995477 E-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ........................... 22 243 52q 21 754 115 6 705 546 6 504 764 557 618 551 978 1 888 379 1 868 924 13 091 985 12 849 149 -0
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .......................... 22 220 03 16 230 053 6 540 400 5 125 016 158 145 2 832 660 1124 214 12 688 827 9 980 823
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
-01. Coal purchased. o.b. mines. ......................... 739940079 $67337 988 $36624 266 $32460903 $ 4 48 240 $ 4 67 159 $13042 213 $11864 3935 20225360 $(18845 533 4-1
4-02. Coalpurchasedf.o.b. points other thanmine ................... (8 196 83C $6 950 530 13 689 678 $2 548 512 (34 635 36 151 63 293 182 319 14 409 224 54283 548 40 2
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. ............................. 4 384 87 56 $ 072 925 $980 036 *1007 745 230 411 12 650 537 239 612 237 22 847 192 $ 24 440 293 48
4--04. Electric current purchased and produced . . 9 358 919 8 830 860 $7 146 598 $6 603 727 $551 526 127 318 576 682 777 626 884 113 922 189 4-4
4-05. Gasoline purchased. ................ .737 560 $1 809 690 *633 893 657 611 328 969 536 079 4211 421 228 234 6859 277 (887 766 406
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. ................... .. 948 930 $733 281 1276 066 $253 673 $ 8 718 5124 683 $57 514 1539 463 5422 094 4-06
AVERAGES
6. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
6-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . . .....2 .94 1.6 1.97 .00 199 1.8 9 01
6-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . . .214.30 4.1 4.52 14.10 .57 34.35 3.5 3.21 I4.14E652
-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . .. 4 1.42 6 1 13 0.82 6-08
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.849 0.9000 0.82 0.889 0.501 0.546 1. 1.1 1.02
6-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . ........... 7. 10.11 5.918 6.79 3.011 12 6. 6. 5-0
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . .4.27 4.52 4.95 51 5.12 4. -06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): 5/
6-01. Coal per net ton. ........... .......................5 .74 2.7 2.21 2.23 2.42 2.43 2.3 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. ............ ........................... 5 7 i.97 .t 50. 1.11 o.7 60.97 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0. 0. 0. 0. 0.26 0.2 1.2 1.2 1.5 1. 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. 6. .... .........................? 9. 6 1 .t 6.. 6.6. 6-.04
6-05. Diesel fue per gallon. . . . .. .7i45.5 5 2
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. . . .801 796 781 771 836 940 a07 802 836 838 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . 60.90 61.53 53. 3 56.22 77.12 77.216061.33 702
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).*/: . . 113 119 110 117 16 171 17 12 748
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-eTectric locomotives).f/ 9.7 10.6 7.9 9.5 11.3 11.8 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 5.3 5,4 5. 557 .78 8.91 589 5.1 7-06
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). / . 1 765 75 788 797 70 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). . . 121 121 122 120 8 91 129 128 123 126 8-01
8-02. Gallonsof fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .8.3 8.57 21.1 19.24 7.93 7.9 .38 87 8-02
8-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . 29.19 33.30 25.2 2.09 52.22 52.6 32.09 32. 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) . . .... 117 11 1 118 90 92 128 127 117 120 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 16.6 16.5 16.5 16.3 16.8 17.5 15.7 15.8 17.4 17.1 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.09 1.09 1. 1.61 0.96 0.89 1.10 1.10 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 0.23 0.20 0.26 0.25 0.34 0.27 0.21 0.19 9-0
9-4. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 2.2 2 8.4 3.7 40 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . ........................6.1 6.1 6.1 6.1 59 5 5.6 6. 9
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . .0.47 0.147 0.57 0.5 0.4 O.I 0.42 0.40 0.45 0.45 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . 0.18 0.122 0.19 0.18 0.16 0.15 9-07
9-08. Equated sounds of fuel (all road nassenver service). ................. 15.1 1 15.1 1 l4.*5 14.41 16.8 17. 5 14.9 15.2 15.8 1. 9-08
SIncludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by ga-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05. u.s GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1939-0.156960
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotives, 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 ho 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.






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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 JULY, 1939 AND 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 (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 atpoint 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). a/ . . .
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). L/ . .
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . .
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).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) . . ..
9-08. 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 nasseneer service). ........ . .


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WESTERN DISTRICT


(4 019 244
4 051 522
$117 511
92 341
62 042
$14 601
$8 357 261

245 773
21 596 970
208 462
33 359
254 259
756
396 731
1 078 234
107 476 853
6 421 521
2 143
1 189
1 790 543
379 230
50 898 431
2 889 014
2 258 479
1 332 402
926 769
51 307
1 368
783 799
1 594 649
234 124
4 396 169
15 781 653
2 198 030
1 974 443
$3 027 592
$922 351
$3 825 957
156 271
161 089
184 566


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


11 1 1 r + r I


1938


1939


1939


1 *I- *I I I. .1. ______________________ I~ I


$13 933 940
(3 929 542
1 226 796
1133 971
9138 154
$26 274
$19 388 677

898 479
22 426 980
5 866 748
55 213
1 198 865
1 324
1 085 558
3 474 218
112 441 568
53 566 050
3 173
1 349
4 263 019
1 255 078
57 653 305
47 041 853
43 125 275
1 842 406
1 597 485
139 332
1 819
1 789 728
5 888 983
290 507
4 868 570
176 047 750
3 931 417
4 150 709
$11 226 301
1 181 935
4 001 185
1 511 636
321 236
1171 253


$1.91
4.07
0.859%
8.170
4.130
U2.48
60.86
0.820o
7.12
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726
56.80
9.6



7 6
27.27
103
15.1
1.03
0.22
4
0.45
0o.18
13.9


$13 019 287
(4 099 263
$1 190 901
46 277
03 388
28 019
$18 587 135

824 431
21 961 130
5 275 305
51 247
759 301
1 261
992 354
3 164 055
108 156 585
46 278 811
3 150
1 347
3 915 887
1 235 441
51 779 861
44 385 894
42 158 120
1 915 921
1 197 002
123 595
2 022
1 722 453
5 198 043
320 026
4 522 579
162 252 044
3 628 802
3 001 553
9 933 247
1 264 893
3 965 873
$1 447 092
309 818
1129 745


$1.91





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1145.0
0.8629


722
57.31
9.6


106
7.85
27.39

15.1
1.03
0.21
3.5
5.0
0.45
0.16
14.0


a/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are
Inoludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
a/ 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.


$6 862 827
$16 750
$1 035 870
34 070
39 967
10 850
$8 000 334

474 623
164 457
5 328 634
18 356
588 658
507
494 650
1 508 264
161 945
33 640 618
947
74
1 535 655
610 624
307 245
44 344 405
38 821 784
391 907
286 809
23 015
567
689 175
2 881 033
80 585
114 243
135 444 596
1 231 021
1 067 631
$5 479 622
323 168
,l33 443
$1 151 901
$116 010
$43 565


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$4.01
$1.17



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4.4221
702
47.71
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16.09
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0.58
0.22
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$6 251 892
$15 680
$998 569
40 742
34 129
9 813
$7 31O 825

422 833
146 405
4 830 324
17 888
419 042
374
437 717
1 327 614
183 861
30 243 072
751
153
1 352 619
593 170
273 686
41 460 370
36 171 835
420 258
270 233
17 850
538
667 150
2 446 832
81 386
91 355
124 688 388
1 030 922
891 323
$4 692 463
:326 792
101 706
$1 094 999
$105 483
$38 565


$717 795
850 686
$2 716
320
148
$751 665

43 726



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43 733
242 770
12 392 882
22
256 959
41 332
75 316
39 579
7 342
-
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42 307
346 045
1 020
2 467
17 911 653
112 044
7 342
$679 986
$ 502
379
$95 031
$6 846
$320


$618 397
$25 689
$2 716
$160
$646 962

37 506



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37 513
205 092
9 614 218
22
216 419
41 880
36 510
37 521

4
42 689
319 680
1 161
1 568
14 512 564
65 788

$ 622 907
(4 960
2 371
$ 4 459
$4 260


$2 287 737
(31 442
50 026
9 120
(17 790
S2 514
$2 398 629

131 070
250 976
280 220
95 393
115
133 417
607 708
562 592
177
5
611 239
217 772
636 336
3 716 466
115 316
233 381
53 344
75
227 862
993 839
2 801
37 216
7 750 070
327 309
419 414
$1 895 046
$9 846
$41 589
$113 727
$37 838
$18 233


$2 129 754
$32 061
(49 132
10 478
7 217
3445
$2 212 087

118 319
217 755
236 519
86 000
124
120 393
553 115
495 871
234
5
556 306
221 161
607 744
3 727 806
125 740
54 4338
112
228 815
836 882
3 355
33 487
7 269 439
334 062
135 787
$1 590 285
(10 790
35 839
$111 363
$38 986
$6 614


4 065 581
3 881 350
$110 214
88 065
80 077
12 762
$8 38 049

249 060
22 011 547
257 894
36 857
514 814
695
413 758
1 115 476
111 717 031
7 532 550
2 027
1 270
1 659 166
385 350
56 709 724
2 622 132
587 025
1 295 604
1 069 953
62 973
1 172
830 384
1 668 066
206 101
4 714 644
14 941 431
2 261 043
2 656 322
$3 171 647
$844 419
$3 622 774
150 977
160 542
109 135


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$1.92
14.02
$1.11
0.878%
10.230
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7.3

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107




0.24
13.4
4.9
0.57
0.20
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$1.37
0.531;
6.11i



0.246
6.860
4.360
792



792
72
49.86
74
15.9
0.47
26.7
0.47
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1.51
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7.2E4%

803



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48.67
79
16.2

27.7
0.50
16.3


$1.91
3.52
1.12
1.4671
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4.35%


1.252



73.62
159
8.05
723
118
7.51
118
15.7
0.91
0.25
5.4
0.40
0.17
14.8


$1.90
3.22
1.07
1.532
4.87%


1.2399

5.1
725
69.22
137
8.52
705
118
7.67
118
15.9
0.91

5.2
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15.3


1.0100




1.0020


754
56.73
132
11.7
5.88
725
107
7.65
31.22
104
15.3
1.02
0.21
3.5
5.9
0.43
0.19
14.5


11.90
3.94
0O.87
0.990%


2.36
0.95
0.99 #
6.95%
4.68%

756
57.32
120

735
108
7.84
30.46
106
15.1
1.03
0.21

0.42
0.14
14.4


included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.


Statement No. M-230 (os-E)
JULY, 1939


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


ITEM
NO.


1 1-1 F-F


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Page 2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS A
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, 1939 AND 1938


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

1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-0 iforsteam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .. .. :.05676 15 99 686 072 $5 759 159 5349 1054 $4 789 255 $4 652 775 $1 110 660 $$17 381319 29 017 076 28 546 544 1-01
-02. Fuel oil fobysteamlocomotives (gallons). nd94) . ... 1 57 832 819 159 571 971 1 377 513 1 300 197 2 435101 905 84701 53 68614 28848154 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts383, 384,395, and 396) .................$8 864 79198 $7536 77 696372614 $210526 $91 994 4389902 978 1 726 8 771 149 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). ...................... 92 937 0 3804733 142 879 17304 299 17591 19711 $60 97 78 419 1607815 9 837 1-04
-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts382and394). 918 065 $ 660 79 41 $282 463 31 095 038 $ 133 10590 6756 241 493 459 73 459 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Acounts 382 and394). ...................... $191 213 231 194 $ 76 982 88 970 $ 997 $ 1 161 $21 198 26 171 92 036 $114 892 1-06


21-07. Total (equat net ton.. . 958713 47582901 $ 61975 293 $56770866292 285 879 268 696 1 026665 966 595 2 997173 26886457 2-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:$143 793 807 407 4 865 641 $19 166 939 $18 508 359 $ 57 624 168 $ 59 294 035 1-07
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal bysteamlocomotives (nettons) . . 26042 897 403 688 395 3742 791 3 3 66457 125 285 830 268 654 1 00 249 943 098 1 865 533 1 819 518 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . ... 157 832 81 15 571 97 1 77 51 1 300 197 7 3784 601 28 3905 840 15 611 705 155 65 94 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . .. 42407691 39 7918 60 38 51619547 361557142 214 2 143009 2068 272 1 753 135 1 51 502 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) comotivesquatdnetton alequi................valent). . .2 9350 380 73 142 879 173 29 148 124 1456 1703 2 2-11
2-05.Dieselfuel(gallons)................................ 7726 725 4 867 410 4026 443 2 608018- 720090 676 940 2 980 192 1 582 460 2-05
2-06. Father fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 9725 9 474 475 192 49 42 922 914 5 279 5 326 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 8 190 581 7 582 040 880 84 3460 292 285 879 26 696 1 026 65 966 595 2 997 173 2886 47 12 50 7 2-07
Quantities consumed in road frseighter service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coalbysteam locomotives (nettons) .... . . .26042322 2 920 22 11 681 860 10449664 3156392 1493 42 4724 298 493 82761 8 072 241 758377710 2-08
2-0915. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .. 78366 985 64523 3757 62378 43561 610 788 645 905 377 691 8 390 88 7937 35457 77 49745 86 2-9
2-1. Electricurrent (kilowatt-hours) ........................ 379 254 142 270 158 604 251 619 960 152995 314 57 80861042 74 757 52 4677 3 140 40 86497 2-1
2-11. thelectricurrenls bysteamlocomotives (equatedt-hours).-coequivalent) . 33169414 622 507 28 371 97 6425 97 148 124 1 456 1 703 144 150 6 273 2-1
2-12. Allother fuels (equated net tons--coalequivalent) . . .. .8 928 1592 92 1 56 301 54 4 622 749 56 2-21
2-1322. Total (equated net tons-oalequivalent). . . 1 522 415 29 111 73 11 8 113 6 0 4579 596 1657 142 1 579 51 4769 703 4445 510 13 212 457 12507 112 2-1


3. Quantities consumed in roadpa peurchasedrvice (Accounts 394,395, and 396),
2-14. Coal byrsteam lof.omtives (nettons). . . 448 956 548 9 037 88195 4 109 350 4 297 932 316 572 498 29 61 1 766 259 1 822 761 2564 567 2587 777 2-14
2-15. Fueloil bypurch team locf. motives (gallons) .. ...................... 366 985 643 3 60 678 616 755 960 674 81702996 8 597 9 910 10 257 97654 57 773 49 745 869 2-15
2-16. Electric purrentd (barrylocomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. . . 328 478 453 17 661 59 37 11 038 905 299 196 715 512 986 466 353172 616 854 575747 32 47563 79 17 998 531 2-16
2-17. Electric current bymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . 31 694 314 333 68 66 298 973 449 28974 558 119 938 74228 704 211 29 262 836 159 9016 767 15 7 046 273 2-1
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trainss. gallons . . ... 261 187 32 145 839 78 2 75 897 3025 595 2669 662345 263 826 795 321 915 265 9 389 757 9 635 102 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuelpurby locomotives (gallons). .... ...................... 10541 83 6 64541923160 1 96 7600316 1 414 73394 165 487 1 719 092 1260001 6 689 535 8 5 20 726 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) ........ ......................924 197 937 985 174 320 188 387 417 832 394 393 332 045 355 205 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent) .. ....................12 117 13 590 3 454 4 031 35 26 622 749 8 006 8 784 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent) ...... ...................... 12 443 485 12 417 274 4 871 860 4 834 135 324 157 335 330 1 881 026 1 914 492 5 366 442 5 333 317 2-22
3. QuTotal cotities of all fuel and power at pt of purchrchased ase and produce: tion:
3-01.Coalpurchasedf.o.b. mines (net tons). . . .. 4445166 973 39881977248 54 21568373 18891177 2365498 6 41790506 71 785438 7031780 126346397 4 11541 287 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 198 15 8 009 921 897 78 702 996 597 9 472 20 69139 28 976 1 271 124 1 268 485 3-02




4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . . 3 28 266 250 4-53
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .. 34053172 32178 376 945 243 803452 17 196 9 172 616 854 575 747 32 473 879 30790 007 8-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . 27851990 14 522 021 998 539 778 867 191 450 119 938 742 111 146 282 61411 61890408 59407159 98 629 7650907 105 777 1460 -04
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 26 175 34 25 82 919 50 7 9 36 57 7 535 686 669 652 597 06 339 2 216 088 2 202 986 15 53 028 15 047 179 3-855
-06.Dieselfuel purchased(gallons) . . . 26. 70 7412 19 23160 760319631 2016339 16523 903487 252074 1260 001 1545149 119506660 -06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-0L Coal purchased f.o.b. mines..m.........e ........................... 5 166 3t1 $ 77 248 54 42 103 889 7 130 672 4 728 226 $490 066 14 937 259$13454 678 $23 397 007 $21 873 125 4-01
4-02. Coal purchasedf.o.b. points other than mines. . ....... 93787 21542 012845 875304 39137 4111 73139 93109 5253 643 $52052898
4-03. Fuel oil purchased lo ............ .. . .....2885 90 30038 79 113 323 1109452 2379 15021 157828 6480762669967 $28 266 250 4-03
4-0. Electric currentpurchasedand produced. . . 0 7055 1027795 8298499 798725 $ 646557 611 777 890408 888989 035 090 078460 4-04
4-06. Gasolinepurchased. .... . . 05879 2 119 50 749 903 763 094 $ 39 815 40 339 249 258 267 220 01019 048 855 -0


5. Average ct of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: /
-0. Coal por net ton (mine purchases)........... ........................ 11.92 1.94 19 119 200 16 1 1.5 16 -
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases)................................... 4.27 .4.311 5*3 .10 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) ... . . .... 10.83 0.:92 1.136 1.8 1. O.1.640 91 1 $0.2 0 92 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0..00 0.6990 0.8317 0.888$ .0 3900% 1.2 14960 1.049 1.020 6-04
5-045. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 0 .70 70.4. ;.. 90. ii.. 0.. 1 1. 6.7 6-04
5-06. Diesel fue per gallon. . . . .5 4.6 5. 4 06
6. Unit colts of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses)r: r/ 4--O
6-01. Coal por net ton locomotives). . . .. .50 2.71 $2.21 2 12. 12.12 2.8 6-01
6-02. FGalel oil per barrelss. . . 68711.51.........0.8 .0 76 6 2 .. 2 84 -0M 2
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour.. . . 10 ...0005 26 166 1 12.035 6-08
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon .............. . . ..8 540 4:;55 .667 8.5 69 0 -0

-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all r o t v ). . 6-155 1 1 878377767 M
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ........ . .791 78677 761 89 35 799 79 1 11 626 7-01
7-02. Gallonsof fueloil (steam locomotives) . . 60. .28 60.92 53.02 5.91 76.60 7655 60.12 60.11 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 112 11 109 116 166 66 1 3 126 7-0
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electrc loseomotives). . ..... .9.7 10. 7.6 9.2 11.3 11. 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 5.78 5.60 5.39 5.53 .67 .86 589 5. 43 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). ./f ...... ........ ....51 755 715 717 2 6 7' 7-06
. Fuel andllower consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles uding loc.moties and tend. .ers)-rcad frigt s 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5rvice: 0.4 0.4 0.4 0770 0.6 0.44 9-06
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives)............... ...... ........................ l116 11 120 11i 85 89 127 127 121 123 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steamlocomotives). . . .0.18 0.17 0.22 0.22 0.19 0.18 0.1 015 -0
8-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ...................... ....................... 26.90 32.11 24.91 27.09 51.65 52.28 31.95 32.09 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). .... .............. .15.0 1 15 116 116 14 6.7 90 127 126 115 117 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... ..........................16.4 16.16.3 16.1 16.7 17.3 15.15.9 17.1 16.6 9-1
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .... ....................... ..1.06 1 0N1.4 1.45 O.960.89 1.09 1.09 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ................... ...................... 0.23 0.21 0.2. 0.25 0.34 0.26 0.21 0.20 9-08
9-04. Kilowatthours electric locomotives)d per ard ton....................... 3.5 3.5 35 35 2.0 2.4 37 4ral otor ar.
9-0. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) yard tohng........................ 5 59 5.9 o by 59- rail otor oara.
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains)............... ...........................180.17.. .2. .0.5 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road nassenver service) ............ ..................1 15.0 15.0 14.2 1 1. 2.17.4 .. l04,99. 115.212 15.6 15.5 9-08
a/ Includes the equivalent for quantitiee of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. Those quantities are Included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-05. U .SGOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE. 1939--o156960
E/ Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotivos, station, shop or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purohaeed and produced during the period of report.
Based on total coat of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Inoludee kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor care.
Inoludes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.





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II l1I 111111 II1I IIII C M I S O
3 1262 08583 9081 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSIONSet No. M-23(O-E)

BUREAU OF STATISTICS AUGUST, 1939

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, lIa AND inm


ITEM


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


7 5 1 r S I


1939


1939


1938


1939


1938


t I I 1 r 7 1 1


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 b)y 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). . . .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: /V
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 . . ..
4-06. Gasoline purchased. . ..............................
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. .-.......... .............................
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: a/
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). . . .
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .. . .
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 oasseneer service). . .


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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, 1939 AND 1938


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

1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938

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).. . . $120135 819 113 156 139 $60 845 105 55 41. 561 $5525955 $5298669 $20 415 136 $19 560 932 33 349623 32884 977 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). . 31 164 149 $33 581 564 (88 846 90 897 $483397 603 091 30 591 904 32887 576 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts383,38-,395, and 396) . . $10 093 806 $9 491 093 $8 567 21 $7 934 648 $244 073 $216 112 441 180 450 536 841 334 889797 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts382 and 394). .. . ..... $1076424 $1 196 15C 28502 345 341 $20278 $22 521 $70 340 9 276 700778 739 01 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). ...................... $1 062 048 $763 563 $322 872 $266 685 $9 19 $152 024 63 825 $577 960 433 053 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382and394) .. $ 216 511 $258 634 $87 26 $98 521 (1 177 $1 326 $ 24016 $ 30 014 $104052 128 773 1-06
1-07. Total. . ................................. 163748 757$15 447143 $70 196 333 $64147 653 $5 800675 $5 538 628 $21586093 $20797 674 $66 165 651 $67963 188 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. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons) ... . ...... 7 838 226 7251 527 4240 28 3797415 331 272 307710 1 136566 1066 554 2130106 2079 848 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . .. 179714470 181573 294 154564C 1483 580 -- 3094711 3142 293 175074 119 176947421 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). .. . . .. 48588 544 45 373 149 44073 423 41 341 771 2442 693 2391 148 2 072 428 1 640 230 2-0
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . 448 792 430 673 160 65 190 729 288 137 239944 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 9022 246 5 671 391 4628 69 3 044 566 822 341 766 488 3571 006 1 860 337 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 10 967 10 755 3 95 3 609 57 49 1 047 1 108 5 910 5 989 2-06
2-07. Total (equated nettons-coalequivalent). . . 9316882 8615719 439846 3916275 331329 307759 1 162391 1092 377 3424697 3299 308 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coalby steam locomotives (net tons) . . 29 687 351 27 259 205 13 242 50 11 808 700 1 818 300 1 711 757 5 343 721 4 964 358 9 282 821 8 774 390 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 897 056 143 865 757 341 826 22" 817 188 7 965 338 8 982 745 888 264 578 855 957 404 12-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . . 432 260008 317 615 574 283 47108 185 229 812 93 852152 85 155 854 54 936769 47229908 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . .. 25420 31 437 7 294 6 750 175 145 1 664 2 007 16 287 22 535 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . .. 10 288 10 368 1 07 1 776 38 38 9 178 8 554 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . . .. 35 949 839 33205 251 1347014 11963 359 1926518 1809727 5 392 836 5019 872 15 160343 14412 293 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394,395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons) . . 10201 536 10 236 988 4 924 37 4 877 842 357 574 370 234 1 982 502 2 037 232 2 937 089 2 951 680 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . ....... 424 067 547 412 210 256 1105 58 973 973 11995135 10874 572 410 966 827 400361711 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .. . ... .....376 954 886 360 026 487 356 811 52 338 909 678 591 997 500 691 19 551 364 20 616 11 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 376 813 705 376180156 33957673 325 548 998 32621 061 33 280088 4 615 906 17351 07 2-17
2-18. Gasolineby motor-car trains (gallons)A . 15 109 984 15 832 70 3 138 31 3 441 107 3053 569 303 020 911 564 1041 301 10 754 735 11 047 273 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . . 12082 383 7 808 61 224801 1700 864 169 04 1 954 352 7710 971 6 107 742 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). 10.................... 66039 1 059 75 198 852 205 919 471 225 449 706 395 961 404 131 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ............13 806 15 39 407 4 488 40 31 715 851 8 978 10 023 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . 14 221 506 14 100 877 5 568 022 5 487 117 366 291 377 040 2 107 418 2 136 852 6 179 775 6 099 868 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). . . ... 50694 984 45 658 24 24 511 38 21519 523 2731 205 2738455 8 942959 8010 556 14 509435 13389707 8-01
8-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 2602 80 2389 687 975464 799 382 977 10479 23 690 38 369 1593 88 1 547457 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . 39 205 596 37 047 388 1056 51( 894 609 20 634 10 310 657 015 637 634 37 471 437 35 504 835 8-08
8-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . . L458 690 827 L306 105 24C 136 176 800 990 135 914 138 742 206 126773 824 69 350 775 66 881 494 114 421 040 122 314 006 8-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .......................... 30 354 950 29 483 483 9 847 2 8 769 891 793 255 695 829 2 55B 029 2 564 477 17 756 239 17 453 286 8-05
06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . 30 547 152 22 368 432 8 647 83 6 950 448 169 042 3737 142 1 422 391 17 993 136 13 995 59 8-06
4. Total coat of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-0o .Coalfpurchased f.o.b.a ine... $97 095388$88330702 $47 814231 42163178 $5440700 $5425004 $16918973 153 12012 $26921 478 $25 43050 114-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines. ..................... 11 016 490 9 753 932 4 314 10 $3 253 390 44 352 $45 544 82 722 $104 185 6 575 314 $6 35330 813 4-02
4-S. Fuel oilpurchased. .. 32695 978 4467741a 1 246 54 1 209 516 1t8448 S16 708 $622163 *710013 $30 798 821 $38 531 181 408
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. ...................... 12 387 664 l 707 536 944067 8770986 $747 695 $696 074 $1008702 $1003070 *1 190 596 237 406 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchase. 2 .............................. 99 634 2 469 177 873 21 $886 094 $ 47 342 46 778 $289 654 $306 908 189 425 229 397 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuelpurchased. . ............................ .$1 297 464 $998 504 562 59 1 $333 968 $9 192 163 298 $71 782 $762381 $598 754 406
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . ......... 1.92 1.9 1.95 1.96 .99 .98 1.89 1.91 1.86 1.90 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . . 4.24.4 4.07 .9.54 .35 .49 3.22 4. .10 02
-0. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . ... 0.0.93 1.18 1.35 l.38 .62 0.95 1.11 .82 .92 6-08
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0. 0.89 .0831 .01 0.539 0.T90 1.4 1.50 1.041 1.o01 6-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 7.91 8. 9.44 10.10 5. 6.72 1 11.97 6.70 7.04 5-0
5-06. Diesel fuelper gallon. . 25 4.4 4.19 4.80 5 4.7 5.05 4.24 4.2 5-0
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): d/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . .5 .7 2.71 .0 $ .22 ( .4 2.4 2.2 22.38 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . ... ..........................87 ... . . .7 0.96 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .0.818 08. 0.87 0.891 0.28 0.252 1.2 1.2 63 1.0 1.O 06-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 6.99 7.4 8.4 9.5 6 7.4 6. 6.7 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel pergallon . . ........ 4.65 498 4.53 5. 5.44 5.5 4.70 4.77 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 781 777 760 7 825 829 791 783 '16 .816 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .59.52 60.2 52.9 53 76.47 75.98 59.36 60.11 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). */ 111 117 10 14 165 167 144 128 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)/ . 9.7 10.3 7.7 9.0 11. 11.6 7-04
7-06. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 5.74 5.7 5.33 5.49 8.57 8.72 5.89 5.36 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). /. 741 746 704 70 825 29 768 762 77 78 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) ........................ 117 117 118 117 83 87 126 126 119 121 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .......................8.22 8.391. 1 61 519.8 52.- 788 7.90 8.22 8.39 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). 28.65 31.46 24.55 251-68 52.04 171. -08
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) . .... 113 115 114 4 85 a8 126 125 114 11: 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile--road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 1. 6.2 16.1 16.0 15.9 16.6 17.2 15.7 15.8 16.8 16.5 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .. 1.07 1.07 1.48 1.41 0.96 0.89 1.07 1.0 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesellocomotives). ...................... 0.22 0.21 0.26 0.25 0.34 0.26 0:21 0.20 9-08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ......................3 35 35 3.4 2.6 28.3 3.7 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). .. 8 5.................... 5.8 5.7 5-7 5.7 6. 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) ....0.4 0.46 0.57 0.58 0.48 0.48 0.41 0.40 0.44 0.4 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) .. . . 0.18 017 0.22 0.22 0.19 0.17 0.17 0.15 9-0
9-0p8. Etiated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). ................ ..8 1_____ .8 1.0 14.g0 16.6 17.3 4.9 15.2 15.4 15.3i 9-08
a/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate oonaumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05. us GOVERNMENT PRINTINGOFFICE: 1939-o-56960
S 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 oost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail moactor oars.
Included gasoline oonaumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.





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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

Subject to revision IIIIIIIII III III I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9099 BUREAU OF STATISTICS

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

S- 1 FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1939 AND 1938


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
U.. DEPOiTORY UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT S WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
U.S. I TEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal forsteam locomotives (Accounts 3S2 and39-1).. . . $15 372 869 13 781 092 $7 586 773 $6 491 074 8786 581 8690 484 $2 389 940 2 233 581 4 609 575 $4 365 953 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil foi steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 39.1). . .. 4 113 537 $4 055 902 $17 358 $16 212 35 432 $ 32 561 $4 060 747 4 007 129 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts 383,381,395, and 396). . . 1 247 489 1 170086 $1 055 182 $972 594 31 362 27 18446 211 51 285 114 734 119023 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . ........... 139 192 151 767 $35 151 11 053 2 568 2 662 8 522 11 757 92 951 96 295 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382and394) . . ... .. .148 691 $104 445 41 197 35 578 8 189 20 148 87 635 87 157 61 232 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382and391). . . 8 25 361 $28 089 ( 9 444 $10 310 159 8159 82 907 $2 836 $12 851 (14 784 1-06
1-07. Total. . . . . $21 047 139 l19 291 381 $8 745 105 $7 566 821 8820 859 $720 489 t2 503 160 $2 339655 $8 978 015 98 664 416 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 bvysteam locomotives (nettons). . . 1 002 561 896 961 539 451 463 398 46 523 40 480 138 866 128 785 277 721 264 298 2-01
2-02. Fuel oilby steam locomotives (gallons). . . 22 472 758 21 972 597 174 143 199 422 275 227 236 616 22 023 388 21 536 559 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . 6 091 187 5 578 623 5 451 452 4 964 889 259 402 275 462 380 333 338 272 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . .65 228 54 896 21 301 20 229 43 927 34 667 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 1 381 674 815 561 617 777 440 376 112 226 94 282 651 671 280 903 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . . 1 350 1 371 519 500 7 7 135 96 689 768 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . ......... 1 193 855 1 068 124 559 828 479 176 46 530 40 487 141 455 131007 446 042 417 454 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 4 054 490 3 509 679 1 748 980 1 453 363 279 059 242030 663 149 599 224 1 363 302 1 215062 2-08
2-09. Fuel oilby steam locomotives (gallons). . . 123 562 948 108 240 216 201 756 159 374 676 759 579 136 122 684 433 107 501 706 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . 58 123 045 47 808 217 35 407 526 29 903 143 14 353 985 11 078 636 8 361 534 6 826 438 2-10
2-11. Other fuels bysteam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . .. 3 002 3 282 852 877 26 23 196 201 1928 2181 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . 1 679 1 067 144 144 5 5 1 530 918 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons---coal equivalent) ..................... 4918 116 4 266 916 1777 966 1 478 107 295 144 254 245 667 378 602 877 2177 628 1 931 687 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . . ... 1203361 1 1ii 8al 598 727 564 634 41 417 41 381 214 473 212 749 348 744 363 117 2-14
2-15. Fuel oilby steam locomotives (gallons). . . 53030 011 51 998 217 272 122 283627 615 247 591 830 52 142 642 51 122 760 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 48 926 160 43 297 647 46 214 880 40 367 470 82 339 60 850 2 628 941 2 869 327 2-16
2-17. Electric currentbv motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 43 095 672 40757 826 39067 734 34 909 346 3 486 946 3 653 375 540 992 2 195 105 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (.allons)A/ . . .. 1 856 000 1 939 564 397 049 413 674 37 099 36 656 112 346 130 602 1 309 506 1 358 632 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 1 611 821 1 170 534 279 231 260 042 4 073 244 676 1 083 841 910 492 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 152 507 117 813 21 448 19 435 74 388 53 684 56 671 44 694 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 610 1 899 506 368 5 5 80 83 1 019 1 443 2-21
2-22. Total (equatednettons-coalequivalent). . . 1708526 1 667 954 678 320 636 842 42 314 42 199 224 415 220 255 763 477 768 658 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) .... .................. 6615 646 5 986 473 3 115 567 2 821 471 387 413 349 757 1 144 027 1 C26 680 1 968 639 1 788 565 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 349 908 387 637 120 267 105 445 1 132 924 2 840 3 129 225 669 278 339 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . .. 5 193 238 4 798 348 120 478 99 601 2 284 1 710 69 349 72 661 5 001 127 4 624 376 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . 184 750 875 163 236 636 140 091 473 122 558 551 20 117 112 16 401 622 8 197 166 7 946 955 16 345 124 16 329 508 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ........................... 4094 772 3 938 424 1 311 194 1 132 498 73 235 107 709 330 176 335 768 2 380 167 2 362 449 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ... . . ... 4 036 157 2 931 663 1 057 837 696 709 4 073 399 463 166 255 2 574 784 1 868 699 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased o. b. mines... ........................... 12 625 122 $11 421 389 $5 968 835 $5 376 068 $760 798 8676 057 $2 163 648 $1 944 099 $3 731 841 3 425 165 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines ........................ 1 442 798 1 535 946 501 540 401 817 15 035 4 130 9 571 110 406 926 652 1 119 593 4-02
4-03. Fueloil purchased .i ..............4 238 999 277 598 145 043 $114 781 83104 $2 528 $72459 71 788 4 018393 84088501 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced . ....................... 1 541 373 (1 445 761 $1 168 657 $1 072 216 $99 144 598 092 $113 712 (116 179 1159 860 8159 274 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased ...... . ..... 337 242 335 610 $124 382 $117 035 $4 448 97109 37 240 $41 871 8171 172 t169 595 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased....................... .......176 073 129 871 $44 901 $41 056 1189 517 412 17 929 8113 571 (80 886 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) . . .1.91 81.91 $1.92 $1.91 (1. 6 $1.93 1.89 81.89 1.992 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . ...........4.12 .96 4.17 .81 4.47 8. .11 -02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . ........................ 0.2 0.891.20 1.15 1. 8 l.099 90.80 0.88 -03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.834 0. 0.875 0. 0.598 1.387 1.462 0.978 0.975 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. ....... . . 8. 8.52 10.33 6. 6.6 11.2 12.7 7.19 7.18 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 4. 4.4 4. 4.58 4.6 4.36 4.77 4.41 4.33 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per net ton. . ...........................2.46 2.47 2.63 2.62 2.14 2.1 2.35 2-37 2.? 2.-37 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . 0.87 0.93 1. 1.06 0.97 90.87 80.93 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .... .0.798 0.85% 0.83 0.883% 0 0.217 0.241W 1.2 1.305 0.963< 0.973. 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . . 7.2 7..2. 8.26 9.381 6.9- 7.26 7. 9.00 6. 7.08i 6-0.1
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . .6 .77 4.45 4.87 4.64 5.16 4.9 .67 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 729 75 703 712 789 788 745 747 764 766 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .. . . 55.06 56.8 45.77 50.85 -69.89 71.29 55.01 56.80 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives), .....................106 110 10 107 152 165 138 128 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives), f ...............10.4 10. 8 8.9 -1.6 11.3 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . .5.76 5.0 5.17 5.39 82 8.31 6.10 5.07 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)._// .... 689 7 5 65 668 789 788 722 726 719 739 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). . . 104 108 105 109 72 77 115 118 109 109 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . 7.87 7.98 14.19 19.147 7.32 7.41 7.86 7.97 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 27.24 28.99 22.37 24.37 49.20 52.67 32-1 2.19 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) . . ... 103 106 102 106 74 78 115 117 136 107 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 15.1 15.2 14.7 15.0 16.1 16.6 15.8 15.7 15.1 15.0 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .. 1.03 1.04 1.68 1.65 0.88 0.91 1.03 1.04 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .0.22 0.22 0.24 0.26 0.29 0.27 0.21 0.21 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .4. 4 3-4 .4 23.9 37.1 3.7 3.9 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . .0 1 5.0 51 5 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . 0.4 0.6 0.8 0.7 0. 0.46 0.40 0.4 0.4 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . .. 0.20 0.16 0.22 0.20 0.22 0.1 0.18 0.14 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fnel (all road nassen-er service) .. . .... 13.9 14.1 12.9 13.2 16.2 16.7 141.9 15.14.41 14.5 9-08


o/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-olectric motor-car trained. These quantities
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.


are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.


Statement No. M-230 (os-E)
SEPTEMBER, 1939







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 NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER.1939 AND 1938


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


1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938

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).. . .. $135 510 689 126 937 232 $58 431 878 61902 635 $6 312 536 85 989 153 22 b07 076 $21 794 514 $37 959 19 37250930 1-01
1-02. Fueloil forsteam locomotives (Accounts382 and 394).. .. ................ 35 281 279 $37 637 466 $106 216 1.07 19 8518 829 8635 652 $34 656 234 36 894 705 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts33,384,390,and 39). . . ll 341 295 $10 661 179 89 622401 8 907 242 $275435 243 296 487 391 501 821 956068 1 008 820 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 39 1) .215 616 $1 347 917 320 179 386 394 22 846 $25 183 78 862 101 033 7931729 835 307 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts382 and 394) . . .. 210 738 868 008 364 06 302 263 9 381 72 172 $71 460 665 116 494 285 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382and394). . . 241 871 8286723 96710 108831 1 336 1 485 26 923 32 850 116 902 $143 557 1-06
1-07. Total ... ... ......... .. $184 b 014881177 738 525 78 941453 $71714 474 86621 534 86 259 117 t24 091 253 $23 137 330 $75 147 248 76 627 604 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. Coalbysteam locomotives(nettons). . . 8 840787 8 148 488 4 779 733 4 260 813 377 795 348 190 1 275 432 1 195 339 2 407 827 2344 146 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 202 218 365 203 545 891 1 719 783 1 683 00 3 369 938 3 378 909 197 128 644 198 483 980 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . 54 679 731 50 951 772 49 524 875 46 306 66 2 702 095 2 666 610 2 452 761 1 978 502 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . 514 02C 485 569 181 956 210 95 332 064 274 611 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 10 403 920 6 486 952 5 246 676 3 484 942 934 567 860770 4 222 677 2141 240 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . .12 318 12 125 4472 4 109 64 56 1 182 1 204 6 600 6 756 2-06
2-07. Total (equated netton--coalequivalent) . . 10 510 922 9 683 845 4 958 293 4 395 45 377 859 348 246 1 303 846 1 223 385 3 87092 3716 76 2-07
Quantities consumed in road eight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 33741 841 30768 884 14 991489 13 262063 2097 359 1 953 787 6006870 5563 5a2 10646123 9989452 2-08
2-09. Fueloil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 020 736 495 973 997 557 1 027983 976 562 8642097 9561881 011066415 963459 114 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . 490 383 05 365 423 791 318 678 613 215 132 95 108 206 137 96 234 490 63 298 303 54056 346 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 28 422 34 719 8 146 7 62 201 168 1 860 2 208 18 215 24 716 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 11 967 11 435 1 216 1 92 43 43 1070 9472 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . ... 40 b68 65 37 472 168 15 248 10 13441 46 2 221 662 2063 972 6060214 5 622 749 17 338 66 16 343 981 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. . . 11 404 897 11 418 865 5 523098 5442 47< 398 991 411 615 2 196 975 2249982 3 285 83 3 314 792 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ...................... 477 175 797 464 208 473 1 377 707 1 257 60 12 610 382 11 466 402 463 187 708 451 484 471 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. . . 425 881 046 403 324 134 403 026 405 379 277 14 674 336 561 541 22 180 305 23485 445 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 419 909 377416937 952 378644472 360458 34 36 108007 36933 463 5 156 89 19 546 175 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 16965984 17772 265 3535365 3854 78 342 468 339 676 1023 910 1 171 903 12064 241 12405 905 2-18
2-19. Dieselful bylocomotives (gallons). ....................... 13 694 204 8 979 146 2 527 249 1 960 90< 173 115 2 199 028 8 794 812 7 018 240 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 1 218546 1177 569 220 301 225 35 545 613 503 390 452632 448 825 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .. 15 416 17 289 4 579 4 85 45 36 795 934 9 997 11 465 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . . 15 930498 15768 829 6 246 342 6123 95 408 605 419 239 2 331 833 2357 108 6 943 71E 6868 525 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced h/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) .... .................. 57310 43 51 644 713 27626752 24 34099 3 181 8 61 3088 212 10086 986 9037 234 16 478074 15178 272 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) ............. 2952716 2777 524 1095731 904 82 10 904 11 403 26 530 35 498 1 19 551 1 825796 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . 44 398 835 41 845 436 1176 988 993 91 22 918 12 020 726 364 710 295 42472565 40 129211 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . L 643 44170 5469 341 876 276268 282 112694 46 158 859 318 143175 446 77547941 74828449 130766164 138 643 516 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 34 450 106 33421 907 10 558 621 9 902 38 866 490 803 538 2 b88 589 2 900 245 20 136 406 19 815 735 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . 34 683 30S 25 300 095 9 705 665 7 847 15 173 115 4 136 605 1 588 646 20667 920 15 864 292 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. . . . 1. 10972050 99752 090 53 783072 47 539 24 6 201 498 6 101 061 19082 621 1917256 111 30653 30 $28855672 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf. o.b. points other than mines . . 12 459 28E 11 289 878 84 815 642 83 655 20" 49 387 849 674 8 92 293 114 592 7 501 966 $7 470 405 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . .............................. 36 934 987 38 745 011 8 1 391 59 1 324 29 31 552 19 230 694 622 781 801 34 817 214 36 619 681 4-03
4-04. Electriccurrentpurchasedandproduced. . . .. 13 929 037 $13 153 297 $10 609 328 9843 20 ; 846 839 $794 166 (1 122 414 (1 119 249 81 350456 A1 396 680 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased .............................. 73695 2804787 997 595 1 003 12 51790 53 887 326 976 348779 1360598 1398 992 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. ............................. 1 473 536 1 128 374 8407494 37502 89381 180 710 879 711 $ 675 951 $673 639 4-06
AVERAGES-------------
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: c/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . . 1.91 .9 $1.95 $1.95 1.99 41.98 $1.89 $1.91 81.86 .90 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . . . 14.22 f4.06 (4.39 94.04 3$04.53 4.6 .48 .23 4.12 09 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . . 80.83 0O.93 1. 1 (1.33 0.38 $1.98 8.. 11.10 40.82 L.9 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.8148< 0.895 0.80 0.533 0.555 1. 1.496 1.033 1.0 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 7.94 8 9.45 10.13 5- 6.71 11.32 12.03 6.76 7.06 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. .. . . 4.25 4.4 4.2 4.78 5.42! 47137 5.02 4. 4.25 -06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): d/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . . $2.51 $2.52 $2.71 $2.70 82.20 42.21 ..41 82.42 2.32 2.3 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel... ..0.7 O.96 81.08 81.i1 0.88 81.09 .0.87 80.96 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . .0.81 0.862%8 0.837s 0.1 0.253 0.251 1. 2 6 1.i627 1.027o 1.0186 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . . ... 7.0 7.49 K.6 9. 6.7I 7.41 7.. 7 8.62 6.52 6.76 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . 4.65 4.95 14.52 5 5. 5 4. 5.241 4.70% 4.760 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 775 772 75 74 820 824 786 7179809 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 59.00 59.8 5154 53.5 75.89 75. 58. 59.74 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). e.. . . 111 116 107 1 163 167 14 128 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). . 9.8 10.3 7.8 9.0 11.4 11.6 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 5.75 5.70 5.31 5.48 8.53 8.68 5.93 5-32 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). /V/f 735 741 698 703 820 824 763 758 770 778 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) . . .115 116 116 116 81 86 125 125 1 11119 8-01
8-02. Gallonsof fueloil (steam locomotives). . ........ .18 8.34 16.76 19.50 7-.83 7.7 8.18 8.34 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . ..... 28.47 31.12 24.29 26.23 51.33 52.12 31.86 3188 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . . .. 112 114 11-3 113 83 87 124 124 113 115 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 15.8 16.6 17.1 15.7 15.8 16.6 16.4 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .. . . 1.07 1.07 1.52 1.46 0.95 0.89 1.07 1.07 9-02
9-03.Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 0.22 0.21 0.25 0.2Z 0.34 0.26 0.21 0.20 903
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . . . 5..6 -5.7 5.6 .7 .o 9-0
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . 0.46 0.46 0.57 0.58 0.48 0.48 0.41 0.41 0.44 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . 0.18 0.17 0.22 0.22 0.19 0.17 0.17 0.15 9-07
9-08. Eouated pounds of fuel (all road nmwssenr service). ................... ..l....4.7. .5 14.7 ..13.9 13."9 16.5 17.2 '14.9 15.2 15.3 15.2 9-08
I/ includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar train. These quantities are Included with diesel fuel in computing Item 6-05. U s GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1939-0-156960
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotive, station, shop or other uee.
c/ Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
'/ Based on total coat of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
e/ Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
I/ Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.








Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


119IIIIIII III 910 IIII INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
31262 08583 9107 BUREAU OF STATISTICS OCrOBER, 1939

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 OCTOBER, 1939 AND 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 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 (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 (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-eTectric locomotives). . .
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ...............
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). s/ .'/ ..................
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 nasoenger asrvicel. ....... . .


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938


$17 602 212
8 4 492 037
* 1 313 809
148 371
164 890
(29 130
$23 750 449

1 203 359
25 226 632
6 324 100
72 732
1 552 342
1 466
1 418 213
4 742 007
141 455 662
65 212 123
3 489
1 840
5 733 273
1 244 135
53 840 089
50 215 498
46 498 973
1 895 087
1 722 404
149 092
1 733
1 759 127
8 047 793
429 384
5 652 961
197 327 390
4 040 853
4 284 453
$15 287 491
750 642
695 126
$1 609 386
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$15 686 460
$ 4 416 030
$1 224 983
S147 402
107 707
9 438
$21 1o2 020

1 038 394
24 018 990
5 806 189
44 177
889 997
1 419
1 225 159
4 107 295
125 635 905
56 896 287
3 392
1 154
4 990 744
1 214 153
50 634 341
43 933 032
42 651 598
1 947 619
1 209 730
114 505
1 730
1 692 496
6 843 435
443 155
5 159 168
175 725 341
4 017 222
2 841 675
$12 923 897
1 799 748
4 539 247
$1 502 115
(340 273
126 295


88 829 749
1 5 398
$1 099 759
35 770
46 403
12 178
(10 039 257

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207 666
5 618 533
23 869
688 957
576
687 591
2 111 895
176 351
39 757 235
1 071
177
2 144 175
624 616
194 349
47 669 466
41 760 474
390 805
284 431
16 421
578
706 937
3 972 924
119 539
139 818
149 029 628
1 275 560
1 217 658
$7 599 450
$486 792
$180 652
(1 220 224
(124 521
$53 505


$7 574 931
$13 719
$1 019 351
(39 617
7 888
(10 672
$8 696 178

549 552
215 848
5 208 441
14 651
465 904
477
565 997
1 749 931
157 244
36 657 380
910
229
1 779 605
583 282
171 995
41 264 802
36 548 098
411 622
301 494
18 593
370
656 904
3 227 477
138 778
121 808
132 570 076
1 277 023
931 632
$6 081 594
8568 944
$140 286
$1 127 942
1129 239
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$886 983
$36 343
$2 970
$151
$173
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315 868
15 452 874
27
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43 587
71 820
41 967
3 544
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1 296
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109 822
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3 647
1103 358
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$188
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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.
SInoludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


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III SOUTHERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN REGION


ITEM
NO.


$2 731 855
43 726
54 129
$9 710
$ 23 235
03 587
02 866 242

161 858
344 537
304 418
131 260
170
165 380

778 973
920 377
243
5
784 699
223 889
652 903
4 126 718
120 863
257 053
103 291
103
234 889
1 331 127
3 090
75 161
8 413 907
387 645
586 314
$2 513 615
I 10 676
78 702
$116 367
I45 906
S26 380


$2 511 032
S39 361
S51 591
11 247
(8 138
03 593
$2 624 962

145 874
287 421
260 952
105 890
146
148 501
688 682
832 307
240
5
693 881
229 423
619 844
3 795 012
129 352
53 856
101
237 234
1 140 838
3 341
74 399
7 651 748
351 758
201 671
$2 157 244
10 899
(73 396
(116 015
S41 906
19 537


$ 5 153 625
8 4 432 913
$123 578
99 921
95 101
t13 192
$9 918 330

320 778
24 674 429
401 149
48 863
732 125
713
509 519
1 535 271
140 358 934
10 002 014
2 148
1 658
2 470 521
352 043
52 992 837
2 474 212
611 781
1 341 452
1 177 376
29 380
1 047
772 738
2 260 117
305 459
5 435 295
18 048 988
2 267 826
2 476 937
$4 228 190
1 247 431
*4 432 125
169 437
I166 076
103 561


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4 362 950
$121 957
(93 558
61 681
014 985
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296 198
23 515 721
336 796
29 526
318 203
788
463 883
1 391 923
124 646 354
7 739 851
2 216
920
2 225 586
357 262
49 842 502
2 582 844
2 308 488
1 366 881
908 236
42 056
1 254
753 247

2 062 365
300 028
4 961 022
17 376 271
2 296 637
1 708 172
3 877 187
1 i15 438
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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 TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER, 1939 AND 1938

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

1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal forsteam locomotives (Accounts 8382and894).. . . 53 110901142 623 692 7726177261627 69 477 566 $7199 519 $6 774 732 25 536 931 $24 305 546 43112 824 42065 84 1-01
1-02. Fuel oilforsteam locomotives (Accounts882 and 894). ................ 39773 316 42 053 494 121 614 120 828 562 555 $675 013 39089 147 41 257 653 1-02
1-08. Electriccurrent (Accounts 888,384,395, and896) . . .. 12654 865 11 886 162 $10 721 921 9 926 593 311 778 $275 380 $541 520 $553 412 & 079 646 $1130 777 1-08
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 882 and 394). ... ............ 1 363987 L 495 319 (355 94 426 011 25 816 $28 163 I8 572 0112 280 893650 928 865 1-04
1-06. Diesel fuel (Accounts 882 and 394) .......................75 629 0975 715 8410472 3340 151 (9 532 $195 407 279 598 760 218 555 966 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and894) ........................ 271 001 0316 161 108 888 $119 503 1 509 1 673 030 510 136 443 130094 E158 542 1-06
1-07. Total ............................... 208 549 699 199 350 543 088 980 471 $80 410 652 7 548 154 7 079 948 26 955 495 $25 762 292 $85 065 579 86 097 651 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. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons). . . 10044 046 9 186 882 5 444 640 4 810 365 433 511 394 960 1 437 290 1 341 213 2728 605 2 640 344 2-01
2-02. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons). ...................... 227 567 085 227 564 881 1 927 449 1 898 850 3 714 475 3 666 330 221 925 161 221 999 701 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ....................... 61 003 831 56757 961 55 143 40 51 515 101 3006 513 2927 562 2 853 91 2 315 298 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . .586 752 529 746 205 825 225 609 380 927 304 137 2-04
2-05. Dieselfuel (gallons) . . . 11 956 262 7 376 949 5 935 63 3 950 846 1 065 827 966 660 4 954 802 2459 443 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ............ 13 784 13 544 5 048 4 586 71 64 1 352 1 350 7 313 7 544 2-06
2-7. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ...... .. .....11 929 860 10 909 003 5 645 784 4 961 448 433 582 395 024 1 469 324 1 371 886 4 381 170 4 180 645 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 894, 395, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steamlocomotives (nettons). . . 38 483 848 34876 179 17 103384 15011 994 2 413 227 2 230 546 6785 843 6252 264 12181 394 11 381 375 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 1162 192 1541099 633 462 1 204 334 1133 806 9562 474 10 394 1881 151 425 346L 088 105 468 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . 555 573 449 422 320 078 358 614 121 251790 335 123 659 011 108 733 546 73 300 317 61796 197 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 31 913 38 111 9 217 8 537 228 194 2 103 2 448 20 365 26 932 2-11
2-12. Allotherfuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 13 807 12 589 1 392 2 149 48 48 12 366 10 392 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednet tons--coalequivalent). . ... 46 601 909 42 462 912 17 392 26 15 221 071 2 555 540 2355 644 6 644 913 6 316 630 19 809 190 18 569 567 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394,895, and 896),
2-14. Coal bysteam locomotives(nettons) .... . 12 649 032 12 633 017 6 147 714 6 025 758 442 578 455 801 2 420 864 2479 404 3637 87 3 672 054 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steamlocomotives (gallons) . . 531 015 886 514 842 814 1 57205 1 429 595 13 263 285 12086 246 516 180 545 501 526 972 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 476 096 544 447 257 166 450 695 87 420 541 950 746 156 646 927 24 654 517 26 068 28S 2-16
2-17. Electric currentbymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) . .. 466 408 350 459 589 580 420 404 94 397 006 44 40 234 725 40 728 475 5 768 67 21 854 663 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)-/-. .. 18 861 071 19 719 884 3 926 17 4 266 403 384 435 379 440 1 144 773 1 301 255 13 405 693 13 772 784 2-18
2-19. Dieselfuelbylocomotives (gallons) . 15 416 608 10 188 876 2 811 68C 2 262 400 176 659 2 456081 9 972 18 7 926 47 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 1 367 638 1292 074 236722 243 947 648 904 557 246 482 012 490 88 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent)-... . .17 149 19 019 5 157 5 224 50 41 898 1 035 11 044 12 71 2-21
2-22. Total (equatednet ton--coalequivalent) . 17689 626 17 461 326 6 953 27 6 780 86 453 168 464 350 2 566 722 2 594 342 7 716 457 7 62177 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: k/
8-01. Coalpurcaaedf.o.b.mines nettons)p.. ............ 65 358425 58488 148 31 599 877 27 568 472 3 602 243 3 500967 11418 114 10178 072 18738191 17 240637 3-01
8-M2.Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons)-............... 3 3.82 099 3 220 679 1215 27 1043 605 12 200 12 411 29 619 38 6839 2 125010 2 125 824 3-02
08. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). 50 051 796 47 004 604 1 316 80 1 115 718 25 605 13 959 801525 784 694 47 907 86C 45 090 233 8
8-0 Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours)-................1840 747 3681645 067 2171425 276 181245 264 541 180 694 185 161 302 692 85 961 848 82 480 197 148 815 152 156 019 787 04
-06. Gasolinepurchased (gallons) ...38490959 37439 129 11834 18 11 179 412 976312 895 342 3 276 234 3 252 003 2 404 232 222112 372 -05
8-0. Diesel fuelpurchased (gallons)o .- ....-..-..-.. .38967762 28 141 770 10923327 8778 989 176 659 4722919 1790317 23 144 857 17572464 6
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:732 86
4-01. Coal purchased f.o. b.mines. ..-..- ..- ..-..-..-.-..-..-..... 12500782011275990 382 52. 51 62084 714774 6 908 93 21.596 23 9 413 356 034881.324 0 7 86 -01
4-02. Coalpurch asedf.o.b.pointsotherthani es . .-. .. .5-302 43 5 150 5 14 1 0 96 1 125491 .749 397 88584 4-02
4-0. Fuel oil purchased. . . . 0 11 284 259 1 57 2 1 464 585 535 199 22 141 773 3 855 197 $39 249 335 $40 942 33 4-08
04. Electric current purchasedandprodued .538184 14 655 412 $ 829 31 $10 971 144 950 197 $888 815I 238 781 $1 235 264 519 89 01 560 18 4-04
4-06. Gasoline puerc asen. . 080 304 314506 1 122 11 1 132 36 08 632. 59 864 0372882 0 390685 526674 156 143 4-05
4-06. Dieselinepurchased. . .1657 134 51 254 67 $460 999 $416 93 9 52 0207 090 89 248 979513 1748 492 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). ................ .. --.91 0. 693 .994 1.95 198 1.7 1.89 11.91 1.90 6-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ..................- 3..20 .0 6 04.05 04.52 '4.36 03..23 '4.09 5-02
6-08. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . . $1.7 1. 1 .2 0.9 6-0
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0. 1 0. 0. 0.5 1..14 1.021 1. 5-04
5-04. Gasoline r gallon. . . .00. 10.1. 6. 11 12.01 6.1% .0 5-05
6-06. Diesel fueper gallon . . .. 5.0 4.-0
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses) :
6-01. Coal per net ton. ..... ...... . . .2. $ 6 2.203 240 2 1 ,. -01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .. . . . 6-02
6-08. Electric current per kilowatt-hourm .. . . ..0e10.22801 2 1 o 1-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallong---------------------. .-- 7.9 10.:4o 7.9 6; -04
6-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . 5. 5.17. 8 8 5.27 4
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ..... .773 7 1 7 76 823 8523 75 7 857 5o59 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). 5... .8.5 59 50. 53.~9 -75 75. 58. 59.9 7-02
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). 9.. 110. 10 16 1i 13 1 1J 19 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-eTectric locomotives).4_/_ .- ..- ..-..-..-..-..9.9 10. 7.9 8. 11.6 7-04
7-06. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives)..-.. .- 5.75 5.70 5.31 5.0- a. 55.62 5.95 5.1& 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). e//._ . 733 70 696 702 823 823 7 75"7 7677 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross tn-milesincluding locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . .114 11 116 116 1 85 124 124 117 119 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ...17 8.32 16.84 19.46 7.92 7.86 5.17 2 8-02
8-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s. . *. .-. .. 230.81 24.22 26.02 51-.2 52.15 31 9 31. 8-0
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ... . 112 113 112 11) 82 6 12 124 113 1 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 15.5 16.6 17.1 15.8 15.8 16.6 16.4 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fueloil (steam locomotives)-..- ..- .. .. .. .1.06 1.07 1.57 1.80 0.9 0.9 1.07 1.07 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . .0.22 0.21 0.2 0j. 5 0. 3; 0.2_ 0.21 0.20 9-08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) -. -... -.-... -.-..-.-......-.--. -5 3,5 0-:- ,0 27i.5i 28. 0 3.7 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . . .6 5.7 5. 5.7 5.7 5.6 5.7 6.6 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . o0.46 0.46 0.57 0.57 o0.44 0.4 0.41 0.41 0.4 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). -.- ... 0.19 0.17 0.22 0.22 0.20 0.18 0.16 0.15 9-07
9-08. Eouated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). . . 114.,7 11l.7 1. ;.q 11.9 16.6 117t.2 14.9 15.3 159.3 115.2 9-08
SInoludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-elsotrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05. u S GOERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1S39-o0-56960
Includes all quantities puroased 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 oost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
*/ Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by eleotrio rail motor cars.
Includes gasoline consumer per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.








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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08583 9156 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-230(os-E)

BUREAU OF STATISTICS NOVEMBER, 1939
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 NOVEMBER, 1939 AND 1938


LL.7


A/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillat consumed by gas-electrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are
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 conauaed 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.


included with diesel fuel in oomputing 1tem 6-05.


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SOUTHERN DISTRICT
,: .Y- -r :T REUNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
.. ... ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1936 1939 1934 1939 1938

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coalforsteamlocomotives(Accounts382and394).. . . 17 045 285 5 273 562 $ 8 806 972 $ 7 428 529 $ 885 189 $753 944 $2798 974 $2 513 996 4 554 150 4 577093 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). . .. ... 4 059 070 4 140072 $6 501 $4 975 53 428 48704 3 999141 4 577093 1-02
1-03: Electriccurrent(Accounts383,384,395,and396) . . 1 302 463 $1 236009 $ 1 098 812 1 031 861 $37 245 32 462 54 411 57739 111 995 086 103
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts382and 394) . . 140 387 $ 139 059 34 863 37 561 $ 2 726 $ 2 675 ( 8 101 10 047 9 94 697 88 776 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts382 and394) . . .... 170 241 107 951 48 741 35 480 164 24 844 10 204 96 492 62 267 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382and 394) ..................... 27725 27984 12112 10140 185 153 2580 2717 12 848 14 74 1-06
1-07. Total. . . . . 22745 171 $20924 637 $10008 001 $8 548 546 $925 509 $789 234 2942 338 2 643 407 $ 8 869 323 8 943 450 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). . . 1 203 149 1 041 620 679 519 553 105 57 568 46 133 164 853 147 462 301 209 294 920 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 24 418 328 24 180454 203 091 193 970 429 047 361 748 23786 190 23 624 736 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . . . 6 515 890 5 887 126 5 854 728 5 311 039 341 928 267 180 319 234 308 907 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . .. 61 925 46 149 20 685 18 386 41 240 27 763 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) ............................ 1 548 230 894 280 683 731 469 744 125 560 102 262 738 939 322 274 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ...................1 309 1 340 484 467 9 8 113 91 703 774 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . 1 412 149 1 229 851 702 139 569 475 57 577 46 141 168 802 150466 483 631 463769 2-0
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). .. . . 4 538 962 3 974 525 2 107 459 1 702 321 309 495 261 647 785 693 683 363 1 336 315 1 327 194 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .. . . 126 653 491 117 714 642 21 525 9 574 1 070 312 1 063 404 125761 654 116 641 664 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . . 66 296 833 51 769 048 42 018 168 32 336 576 16094 915 12 669 715 8 183 750 6 762757 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons---coal equivalent). . .. 3 303 3 313 1 070 891 28 22 187 172 2 018 2 228 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 2 911 1 211 1 091 183 4 4 1 816 1 024 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednet tons--coalequivalent) . . 5 429 810 4 794 823 2 141 495 1 728 067 328 229 276 345 792 255 689 869 2 167 831 2 100 542 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons). . . 1 224 387 1 220 209 620 089 596 998 44 408 43 315 230 734 227 566 329 156 352 330 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 51 223 226 50 556 203 6 556 4 100 836 669 777 387 50 380 001 49 774 716 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 46 522 288 45 046 757 44 102 552 42 636 352 88 874 73 066 2 330 862 2 337 339 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 46 252 775 47 518 867 41 671 237 41 048 193 3 999 130 4 234 233 582 408 2 236 441 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons).a/. .......... .... 1 813 426 1 881 484 380 005 396 148 38 102 35 468 106 798 120 321 1 288 521 1 329 547 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) ........................ 1 754 834 1 192 325 302 516 260 003 3 710 253 531 33 925 1 195 077 898 397 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 172 508 132 073 18 451 25 857 126 174 62 426 27 883 43 790 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 624 1 745 527 376 5 5 68 79 1 024 1 285 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 1 720 720 1 700 845 699 074 673 517 45 333 44 138 242 748 236 944 733 565 746 246 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). . . 8 009 632 7 098 120 4 124 973 3 417 140 464 370 371 661 1 372 102 1 171 245 2048 187 2138074 8-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 357 545 374 472 98 829 97 522 1 534 1 112 3 124 3 520 254 058 272 318 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ............ ..... 5 520 812 5 125 572 149 158 130 186 3 087 2 519 95 051 55 871 5 273 516 4 936 996 -m
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . . 196 394 242 180 142 611 148 666 252 137 379 235 22 459 322 18 274 157 9 093 149 8 098 722 16 155 519 16 390 497 8-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 3 880 844 3 621 976 1 256 547 1 099 120 108 077 80 333 317 145 322 713 2 199 075 2 119 810 g_05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . 4 561 248 3 106 807 1 247 535 1 091 058 3 710 517 134 229 714 2 792 869 1 786 035 06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-OL Coal purchased .o. b. mines. . . . $15 145 617 $13 334 965 843 018 $ 6 447 521 915 229 $ 718 324 $2 587 401 2 204 455S 3 799 969 3 964 665 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchased f. o. b.points other than mines. . . 439 679 1 458 385 397 590 348 842 6 769 4 978 0 805 11 464 1024 515 1 093 101 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . 4 598 488 74 438 569 201 308 8155 491 184 185 5654 95 427 $57 298 8 4 297 568 4 222 126 4-0
4- Electric current purchased andproduced. . . 1 625 435 1 542 709 $ 236 348 $ 1 165 699 $ 102 735 96 404 $ 125 229 120 175 161 123 160 431
4-05. Gasolinepurchased. ............................... 327 427 295 501 125 360 $112 053 $6 783 5160 138 322 935 223 156 962 143 065 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuelpurchased. . ............................. 200 795 136 832 $ 56 421 $47 157 $ 164 23 741 10 808 120 469 $ 78 867 4
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 1.88 1.90 1.89 1.97 1.9 1 .89 1.88 1.86 5 1
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . . 4.03 3.89 4.02 .58 .1 .46 .6 .0.01 02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . . 0.80. 1.35 36 .0 .86 08
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . ....................... 0.828 0.856 0.8325 0.49 0 47 0.5 1.377 1.4,4 0.997 0.979 04
6-06. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 8.44 8.16 9.98 10.19. 6. 12.08 10.911 7.1 6.75 06
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . 4.52. 4.32 4.:420 4.590 4.-7 310 4. 420 -0
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): d/
6-01. Coal per net ton. 2.4 .45 258 2.60 62.15 $2.-15 92.3 12.38 62.2 2.32 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil perbarrel.............. .........................................8. 0 00.96 o0.93 ,o.84 .60.90 -0.
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .. 0.767 0.862 0.822 0.85 0.230 0.2 1.25 1.28 0.981 0.9 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . 7. 7.26. 6.5 ...4. 7... 7 7.59 8.35 7.09 6.862. -0
6-05. Diesel fuelper gallon. 4.7 ..724.14.p .- ..92 5.14 4.70 4.694 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 795 791 766 760 86 835 824 812 8339 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . 60.0 61.90 48.96 55.5 7750 763 60.16178 7-02
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ./ 112 112 107 10 16 61 16 157 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). .............10. 9.5 8.5 7. 12.0 11 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). 604 5.9...........0 5.5..... 570 .19 8.38 6.30 5.6 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). :/ . . 75 7 7115 886 835 798 788 780 8 7-N6
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) . . 117 121 118 120 85 128 1 120 127 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 8.39 .1 2.97 32.34 7.49 7. .4 0 -02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . 29 O3 6 4.98 25.94 52.35450 3242 3
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ...... . 9 114 117 8 86 12 19 115 12 804
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .. 16. 16.9 16.6 16.4 17.2 17.2 167 16.5 173 178 901
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.08 1.12 3.85 2.76 0.88 0.90 1.09 1.12 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .0.22 0.20 0.26 0.2 0.27 0.30 0.21 0.21 9-08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 3. 5 -5 J.5 .5 25.8 26.7 4.0 9-04
9-06. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . . .. 5.8 6.1 5.9 6. 9-0
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) ..................... 0 0.50.4 0.47 0.4 .42 0.42 0.4 9-0
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). 0.2 0.1 ..........0. 0. 02 ............0.19 0.1
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). ...................I2 51.6 41..17.3 17.3 .1015.9 .1 ______








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 ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1939 AND 1938


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

1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts382 and394) .. ................ 170151 28 157 894 21 $8606169 $76 90305 $8084708 $7 528676 $28 337905 $26 819 542 47 666 972 46642941 1-01
1-02. Fueloil for steam locomotives (Accounts382 and 394). ........... ................*43 832595 $46187135 6$128115 $125 806 -p615983 6723717 943088497 45337612 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts383, 384, 395, and896). ..................13957375 1 12213 11 82078 10958 454 $349 023 307 842 595931 11151 3 191 641 24688 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394)..................... ........................1504374 63437 1 90 1 2463857- 2 542 $30 88 1$96673 27 988 347 I1 017 641 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 894). .........................6 197$28 542 $30 838 $26 653 82 37 88 347 1 017 641 14
91 54582 05366 4591 375631 9 *9696 20 251 189 802 685671 $618 233 1-05
1-06. Otherfuels (Accounts382and394). ....................... $298 726 43 87 $121 0C $129 643 1694 $ 826 33090 $38 890 142942 173 516 1-06
1-07. Total.............................. ..........*23129017*22026540 *9898156 8895616 8473663 728696182 129899'833 2894056429 *9395$109, *950461 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel andpowerchargedtoyardandtrainaccounts:23 290 174 0 65 406 989156 88956164 8473663 $7869 182 29899833 28405429 93935109 95034631 1-07
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . . 11 247 202 10 228 46 6 124 166 536 43 491 079 441 093 1 602 143 1 488676 3 029814 2935 264 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 251 991 106 251 705 397 213054 2092 82 4143 522 4028 078 245 717 044 245584399 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrennt (kilowatt-hours)... . .. ........................ 6752408 62645087 6100250 56826140 3348441 3194742 3173144 2624205 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons).............................. 648 677 575 895 226 51 243 995 422 167 331 900 2-4
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . . 13 503 977 8 271 22 6 618 84 4 420 59C 1 191 387 1068 922 5 693 741 2781 717 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coalequivalent). . . 15 093 14 88 5 532 5 053 80 72 1 465 1 441 8 016 8 318 2-06
2-07. Total (equated nettons-coalequivalent)..... . .... 13 342181 12 138 577 6 347 93 5 530 883 491159 441 165 1 638 116 1 522 353 4 864 976 4 644 176 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 894, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ... . . 1302087104 13885029 192099076848 16713905 27227286986 492 19316 7570 536 6932705628 1 351770 12708569384 2-08
2-09. Fueloilbysteamlocomotives(gallons) ... . .... 51289052391121565399880517 12257861 14349 10632786 1954 45759 27863194 496 551101689 2-15
2-1. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). ....................... 56212 670 282 474 0873 923 494 798 42 46 178 302 835030 719 993 26 985 379 28 405 6128 2-10




2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-cartrains (kilowatt-hours). 512 661 125 507 108 447 462 076 18 438 054 635 44 233 855 44 962 708 6 351 087 24 091 104 2-17
2-11. Other fuels by stealocomotives (equated net toncoa equivalent) . 35 214 41 20 10 28196 2 5229 42803 256 216 2 290 33 925 11 167 265 8 8240 22 381 29 1 2-1






2-20. Dieselfuelbymotor-cartras (gallons). .1 540 146 1 424 14 255 173 269 84 775 07 619 672 509 895 534 671 2-20
2-12. Allother fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent) . . 168 713 21380 248 2332 52 52 142 182 11 416 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . 52029 411 03 47 255 182 19 532 03827 16948 729 2883769 8 501 508 488 2 809 470 2 831 2800 6500 21977066 202 8 368 01965 2-13
Quantities consumer all fuel and power purchase (Accounts 94, 395, and 96),oduced: b
2-14. Coal pubsteamdlocomotives (nettons)... . . 13 874104 13 853 58485 6 76848 308622613 4860986 4996116 2 6512598 2706971 34 209678632 402437 84 2-14
2-15. Fuel poilubysteam locomotives (gallons) .. .. . ...... 2 3 759 112 56 5 399 017 1 578361 13433695 14099 954 12863 633 566379560 54 51 01689 2-15
2-1. Electric current byloc(barromotives (kilowatt-hours) .. ...... . .522 618 832 492 305 923 494 798 42 46 178 02 85 030 719 993 26 98565 53 1 37 28405628 2-1
2-17. Electriccurrent pubyotorchased and produce (kilowatt-hours). . ... 512 6 125 507 208 13515447 4623 907618 438 054 635 4423355997 90 5708 919 164 951087 24091104 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-cartrains (gallon). s). . . 420674 497 21601365 130690 175 4 662 278 51 422 537 414908 1251 571 1 421 576 14 694 214 151024 232 1833 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . . 17 171442 1138 495 1 20 57 114 196 2522403 180 369 2709612 33020 5 031 25 93167 7265 8824 87499 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuelbymotor-car trains (gallons).... ..................... 1540 146 1424 147 2555173 2695804 775 078 619 672 509 895 534 671 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coalequivalent)........................18 773 20 76, 5 684 5 600 55 46 966 1 114 12 068 14 004 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent) ...... ...................... 19 411 031 19 162 028 7653 038 7 454 235 498 501 508 488 2 809 470 2 831 286 8 450022 8 368 019 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: tion:
-01. Coal purchasedf.o.b. mines(nettons) ....................... 7368055 65586 485 35 724 84 30 985 612 4066613 3872628 12790218 6 21 613 4933 384 207681 297 19 378711 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other thanmines (net tons) . .. 15 9644 60 14 59515 5 700 021409 4 572 93 61 899 59 141127 13 714 13523 3274 42360 955 790128 298142 3-02
-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ........................... 5 572 60 5212 1773559 465964 1 245 687 2892 16 478 896 576 840565 53 181 376 50907 027229 -03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kil. owatt-hours)................. 203714161 182598 0815 1573 962435 661 12136264776203 153 507179576 21849 95054997 905785 439 16481970 671 172408 5918 4 4
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 3 4271 773 4140 661 10 1247 4709072 1 227844 421 08465 41589 975 675 35911379 3574716 24603 636 24705 302182 4-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . 431 8528 495 3 91248 577 12 170 347 87 047 180 696 240053 2100 031 25 937 726 19827 358 9 499 6



4. TotAverage cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o
4-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases)............... 140153 437126 006 57 $69225541 $60 06831 8 62 96 $7 627 257 24 183 636 21 613433 681 297 $36 697526 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased ton (other. purchain ses).r than mines . . ... $15649609 $14548 00 5700024 45729 .61899 59119 11774 136955 77912 $9 778 944 2
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . . 46228601 4772257 117755 619826 39 384 25795 868751 91495 $4546907 45164460 4-03
4-04. Elctri current purchased kilowandproduced . . .... 17 16361 16 198085 1306566 136 84 1 52932 985 21 $ 1 64 010 13555496 $ 681.016 .9205844-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . . .. 0773 44066 124747 244421 6.0415 65024 1120 425908 6.863705 08 05
4-06. Dieselfuelpurchased. . . ...... .4.857884.45139150 51737 4640.7 5.39696 24.430831 100056 4.099982 $82759
AVERAGES_ _
6. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of pudding frchase and prduction:g expenses):
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) ....................... 50 :1 .68 12.68 2.18 2.19 .4 .40 12.32 87 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases)......................................1-02
6-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . . 0.87 0.925 01.N ,1.0 .9 $1.3 0.80o 6-02
5-08. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.803 0.-1W 0.0. 0.87. 0.58 .52 ..W 1.9. 1.010 0.99% 6-08
5-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . .. .040 .38 9.30.1 6.075 7.43 7. 8.1 6.64 6.7 .06-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . .. .4.27 4. ..1 5 5. 4.70 4.7 6-0
6. Unit costsof yard and train fuel and power consumed per yard-swiher (including freight and handlingexlocomotivpenses): e-hour:
6-01. Pou nds of coal (steam locomotives)... . . ....50775 773 751 747 8 84 789 782 810 2. 7 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel.(steam locomotives. . . 58.96 599 55 53.77 75.9 756 58.8 59.78 76-02
6-08. Eilowatt-hours (electric kilocomotives). .... . . .. 0 110 112 -0.2 1.252 1.26 1.0 13 7 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon (gasoline and aselctric locomotives) ..........................0 10. 8.6 11.6 116 7-04


76-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (dipr sel locomotives). 5.79 5.72 5.93 5.50 -538 1.42 .60 5.9 5.7 7-06
7. Fuel and power consumed per ya1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and twitchiendeng)-road freight service:locootive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 7115 116 751 717 8 824 124 125 117 119 -01
-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . 8.50 8.37 16.93 1953 7578 75.87 8. 859.37 8-02
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).. 110 2 126.01 5 5-3 3 32 87-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). ................ 10.0 10.1 8.0 8.611.6 11.6 7-04
7-06. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ........ ... ... .. ...................... 5.7 .2 5. 5.50 .142 a.60 5 _-
7-06. Equated pounds of fel (all ocomoad freight service)./ . . .2 11 2 11 8 124 124 66 8-0
8. Fuel andpower consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 16.115 116 15. 1165.8 16.6 17.1 1 15.9 1 7 16.5 -01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .. 1 .07 1.07 1.593 1.51 0.94 0.89 1.07 1.08 02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . 3.5 3 5 35 35 27.3 .6 7 .0 -0
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ................... . 11 127 125 5 15 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives)............................... 16.1 16.1 15. 15.8 16.6 17.1 15.8 15.9 16.7 16.5 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives).........1.07 1.07 1.05 o.-0o10.1.08 09-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ...... .......................0.22 0.21 00 o: N 0 1.60:71 0.200 948
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)........................ .5 5 ~.52-9-4
9-05. K ilowatt-hours (m oto r-car trains) 6.. . .4 .6o 9-04
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . .. 0.46 0.57 0.57 0.4 0. 0.4 0.41 0.44 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . 0.1 0.17 0.22 0.21 0.21 0.18 0.16 0.14 9-07
9-08. Eouated sounds of fuel (all road nassenrer service). .. .............. ..l .14.. 14.8 14.0 14.0 16.6 17.2 15.0 15.3 15.3 15.3 9-08


Includes the equivalent rr quantites ordstilat c nsume by ga-electrio motor-car trai* ThsnuniisaeIcue ihdee uli


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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). . .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). . ..
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 884, 395, and 396). . .
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 391). . . .
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 bysteam 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) .
3-4. 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) :4/
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 nasseneer service). . .


UNITED STATES


1939


$17 234 195
4 108 673
1 381 058
135 475
216 752
$ 29 529
$23 105 682

1 192 144
23 812 183
7 348 192
61 889
1 634 693
1 484
1 399 455
4 414 284
122 111 218
62 103 746
3 295
2 969
5 270 826
1 419 113
59 656 135
55719 610
54 086 715
1 720 379
2 409 856
168 660
1 953
1 994 091
7 724 163
309 206
5 503 622
210 809 258
3 865 355
5 205 045
1 4 556 632
1 265 577
4 575 453
717 168
317 950
232 626


$1.88
4.0o

8.23#

$2.45
0.770o
7.60o
5.010
817 .
61.32
117
10.1
6.06
768
123
8.52
30.17
120
17.0
1.09
0.26

0.469
0.21
15.14


Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-car trains. These
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.


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN REGION


T t T t I r I


$16 419 332
$4 ZA 521
61 34e 731
t1 506
11 599
$50 025
$22 3256 714

1 110 413
24 330 336
6 862 623
57 025
966 262
1 393
1 302 703
4," 4 459
114 73 163
51 903 226
3 333
1 327
4 986 399
1 446 900
57 887 663
52 256 447
56 600 206
1 821 056
1 391 661
142 197
2 027
1 990 489
7 895 880
349 410
5 007 660
194 758 103
3 725 906
3 594 405
$14 763 844
61 404 889
4 219 278
1 618 333
$285 838
$156 628


1938


WESTERN DISTRICT


1 1 .1 I. -- .1 L _______ L ____


$9 102 195
$5 992
$1 175 252
$30 330
150 336
13 240
$L0 377 345

688 909
198 352
6 737 095
22 527
703 887
528
712 511

2 098 511
21 729
37 935 710
1 071
225
2 128 636
713 469

53 019 655
48 796 219
327 672
313 178
17 796
643
804 385
4 009 662
113 727
175 718
162 574 819
1 245 546
1 383 273
$7 605 599
$460 833
$237 170
$1 319 925
$122 454
$ 64 136


$8 291 919
6 8 518
$1 108 730
$34 755
$36 624
$11 410
$9 491 956

604 610
185 446
6 203 998
24 876
491 110
469
622 279
1 871 173
3 018
29 482 349
892
154
1 894 743
701 388
49 519 478
51 320 448
373 846
269 721
24 943
562
791 319
3 845 409
136 069
153 406
149 777 194
1 079 381
1 093 834
$7 227 373
9526 118
6180 427
$1 242 353
$101 268
$ 47 4241


$839 022
$41 079
2 263
369
184
$885 917

52 146



8
52 154
280 471
16 799 049
27
300 677
53 140
75 727
29 364
67 698
5
54 531
463 234
1 498
2 900
23 340 413
81 134
67 698

6 713
3 938
$1 10 317
5 203
63 369


$796 074
$34 754
$ 2 277
$ 165
$633 270

46 611



8
46 619
268 526
15 526 405
23
286 322
53 345
99 495
33 588

S
54 162
430 427
1 536
1 920
21 638 294
92 931

$840 814
939
2 699
$98 753
$ 5 871


$2 947 406
72 034
161 379
$8 356
$49 428
$3 093
$3 141 696

165 535
491 524
328 840
143 564
151
170 010
788 632
1 155 798
199
5
795 716
278 229
1 515 289
4 730 745
102 855
576 496
113 978
97
297 563
1 343 889
3 208
97 185
9 463 470
350 426
847 000
$2 531 568
$11 311
*.29 239
(38 836
40 408


$2 00018
64 753
61 849
$ 8 770
$16 862
$ 3 118
$2 955 370

158 207
439 955
367 929
117 091
113
161 849
747 025
1 173 464
227
12
754 248
277 286
1 397 554
4 717 568
111 430
163 564
70 039
82
292 019
1 366 926
3 892
97 434
8 556 435
305 227
471 803
$2 583 401
12 365
87 593
$ 26 269
35063
20923


$4 345 572
$4 030 647
$103 348
(94 526
$113 619
$13 012
$8 700 724

285 554
23 122 307
282 257
39 362
787 242
797
464 780
1 246 670
120 933 691
7 368 987
1 998
2 739
2 045 797
374 275
58 140 846
2 624 228
559 751
1 260 488
1 452 484
36 886
1 208
837 612
1 907 378
190 773
5 227 819
15 430 556
2 188 249
2 907 074
$3 510 885
$786 720
$4 233 785
157 687
151 457
124 713


$ 4 631 321
$ 4 145 250
$ 101 398
$84 704
$68 113
$15 332
$ 9 046 118

300 985
23 704 935
290 696
32 149
358 061
803
471 956
1 297 735
113 596 681
6 894 472
2 191
1 161
2 051 086
414 881
56 490 109
2 637 474
562 190
1 302 192
958 376
47 215
1 378
852 989
2 253 118
207 913
4 754 900
14 786 180
2 248 367
2 028 768
$4 112 256
OB59 467
$3 948 559
$150 958
$143 636
$88 281


S1-1 -1-1--I 4 I 1. __ _


1.87
4.02
0.8s4
0.831


(2.45
0.90
0.780o
7.03o
4.694

825
63.28
119
9.32
6.09
790
127
33.14
124

17.3
0.22
3.6
7.0
0.47
0.18
15.8


$1.90
4.0



12.60
1.14
0.8020
8.462%
4.820

792
46.83
113
8.1
5.-47
737
1214
32.24.
242.85
120

17.0
0.27
3*02
7.0
0.58
0. 20
15.0


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9.38l



8.552
4.621

799
55.03
115
8.0
5.74
750
127i
27.57A

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0.26
3.6
7.1
0.59
0.21
15.0


u1.96


4.90
: 6





7.710
4.980
914



914
91

54.37
93
17.3
0.36
28.8
0.48
17.0


6.52?

$2.16
0.222%
6.78%

886



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94
54.ol
96
17.8

34.1
0.48
17.7


11.88
i1.06S
11.080
4.770

12.39
$0.96
1.2i53
8.12%
5.930
839
74.35
1875
809
134
7.88

134
16.3
0.90
0.26
6.2
0.41
0.25
15.1


1.89
3.18

11. 49

2.37
0.90
1.216%
7.87
.810

847
75.80
189

9.38
822
136
8.20
136
16.5
0.93
0.25
6.3
0.42
0.20
15.7


91.84
4.12?
0.81
1.022%
6.92%
4.29%
2.28
(0.84
0.954
7.310

854
61.25
152
11.8
6.35
791
125
8.52
32.97
119
17.3
1.09
0.23
3-.7
0. 5
0.14
15.7


1.83
.13
0.863
1.0o1%
6.39%
4.350
2.30o
0.90
0.9760
6.9490
4.70o0

861
63.16
158
10.6
5.89
828
132
8.89
32.91
125
18.3
1.13
0.21
3.9
5.4
0.45
0.14
16.4


1-01
1-02
1-03
1-04
1-05
1-06
1-07

2-01
2-02
2-03
2-04
2-05
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-13
2-14
2-15
2-16
2-17
2-18
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
3-01
3-02
3-03
3-04
3-05
3-06
4-01
4-02
4-03
4-04
4-05
4-06



5-01
5-02
5-08
6-04
5-06
5-06

&-o3
6-02
6-03
6-04
6-06
7-01
7-02
7-03
7-04
7-05
7-06
8-01
8-02
8-03
8-04
9-01
9-02
9-08
9-04
9-05
9-06
9-07
9-08


quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.


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POCAHONTAS REGION


ITEM
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08583 916411111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSIONt No. M-230 (E)

BUREAU OF STATISTICS DECEMBER, 1939
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, 1939 AND 1938



SOUTHERN DISTRICT







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 TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER, 1939 AND 1938


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


1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938 1939 1938

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).. . .. .. $87 348 752 174 406 027 $ 95 163 39E $85 193 784 $8 923 730 $8 324 750 $31 282 422 $29 616 750 $ 51 979 203 $51 270 743 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts382 and 394) . ... 47 941 512 50 408 032 $134 05C $134 324 68"8 017 $ 788 470 147 119 445 49 485 238 1-02
1-08. Electric current (Accounts 383,8384, 395, and 896). . . 615 338432 14428 866 $12 99603 $12 067 1i $390 102 $342 596 657 310 673 000 $1294 989 81346 086 1-0O
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) .. . . ...... 1 640205 $1765 347 6421 541 498 70 630 805 $33 115 $ 104 990 131182 $1082873 $1 102 345 1-04
1-05. Dieselfuel (Accounts382 and394) . . .1763 530 1 205 210 509 554 412 255 13065 270 582 106 609 970 329 686 346 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . . .. .328 245 $373 900 $134 23C 141 053 $1 878 $1 991 $36 183 $42 008 155 954 188 848 1-06
1-07. Total . . . ... $254 360 682 $242 587 382 $109 358 80 $98 447 305 69 359 530 $8 702 452 $33 039 504 $31 358 019 102 602 793 i04 079 606 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). .. . . 12 436 608 11 338 895 6 ll 956 5 968 111 543 225 487 704 1 767 595 1 646 831 3 313 832 3 236 249 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .... 275 804922 276 035 635 232889 2278 26 4635046 4468033 268 840 984 269 289 336 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours).. . . 74 872 280 69 50771C 67739 59E 63 030 13 3677 281 3 562 671 3 455 401 2914 901 2-03
2-04. Gasoline(gallons). . . . 710 566 637 240 249 03 273 19 461 529 364 049 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 15139906 9 237 491 732397 491170 1 334 951 1186013 6480983 3 139778 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coalequivalent) . .... 16 57 16 280 6 6 5 52 88 80 1 616 1 554 8 813 9 123 2--06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coalequivalent) . . 14 739 620 13 441 391 7059 633 6 153 32 543 313 487 784 1 808 043 1 684 152 5 328 631 5 116 134 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons) . . 47 428445 43 034 553 21 306 91 18 584 913 3003 193 2760719 8 359 898 7 682 619 14 758436 14 006 304 2-08
2-09. Fuel oillby steam locomotives (gallons). . . L 411 179 9651331 889 371 1 245 705 1 146 517 11 788 584 12 631 0561398 145 6761318 111 798 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). ......................... 683 974 028 525 990 659 438 567 995 313 609 26C 156 552 975 136 929 666 88 853 054 75 451 733 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ........... 38 505 44 77 11 356 10 32C 283 239 2 487 2 847 24 379 31 365 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 19 687 15 127 2 70S 2 48< 57 64 16 921 12 577 2-12
2-13. Total (equated nettons---coalequivalent) . . 57 294 03 52242 15 21 659 95C 18 843 30 3 184 444 2918 311 8 432 612 7760 714 24 017 024 22719 827 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 8395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteam locomotives (nettons) . . 15 291 189 15 300 367 7 480 831 7 323 94( 540 126 552 461 2 930 013 2 984 695 4 340 219 4 439 265 2-14
2-15. Fueloil by steam locomotives (gallons)....................... 641 895 247 623 286 6&C 1 578 612 1 433 69 15 615 243 14 261 187 624 701 392 607 591 798 2-15
2-16. Electric current bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. .................. 578 338 442 544 560 370 547 618 07E 512 697 78( 910 757 819 488 29 609 607 31 043 102 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 566 747 840 563708 653 510 872 402 489 375 08 48 964 600 49 680 276 6 910 838 24 653 294 2-17
2-18. Gasolinebymotor-car trains (gallons) a/ . . 22 401 83 23423 52 4 639 282 5 036 39 451 901 448 496 1 355 946 1 534 111 15 954 702 16 404 525 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 19581 29 12772 862 3427 374 2792 12 248 067 3286108 197489 12 619 749 9783 249 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 1 708 17 1 565 33 272 96 29474 74 888 420 688 703 546 781 581 886 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .20 724 22 79 (6 325 6 16: 60 51 1 063 1 196 13 276 15 386 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . 21 403 346 21 152 88C 8 456 542 8 245 50( 553 032 562 648 3 107 227 3 123 721 9 286 545 9 221 011 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coalpurchased f.o.b.nunes (net tons) . . ..... 81082572 7348236 39724511 3483102 4529 847 4303055 14134488 12716 460 22693726 21631829 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 4 048 85 3944 56 1 427 826 1277 19 15 232 15 059 35 951 46 252 2569 841 2 606 055 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . 61 073 965 57 137 61E 1 641 54C 1 399 09. 31 592 18 398 993 761 937 999 58 407 072 54 782 128 3g4
3-04. Electriccurrentpurchasedand produced (kilowatt-hours). . .. 24795086 019 96623E 1. 736537254 5b32 42097 226493920 201215 143 104 518 467 99135 354 180 401 227 187 194 771 -04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .... . . ... 46 237 22C 44 765 79( 14 336 336 13 357 91 1 165 523 1 068 606 3 943 805 3 858 722 26 791 556 26 480 549 3-05
8-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . 48 754 42 34 842 98 13 554 335 10 963 88 248 067 6 107 221 2491 834 28 644 800 21 387 267 306
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased fo. b. mines. . . . 54 709 752 140 770 423 $76 831 144 $67295 73 $8 971 543 t 468 071 $26 715 937 $24196 834 42 191 128 40 809 782 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchased f. o. b. points other thanmines. . . 16 915 186 $15 952 89C $6 160 857 65 099 103 968 612 66 058 $ 125 085 $ 149 320 10560 632 10 638 411 4-02
4-03. Fuel oilpurchased. ............................. 50 602 241 $51941 85 62010 552 61 800 25: $43 322 628 494 $969 311 1 000 088 147 779 056 49 113 021 403
4-04. Electriccurrentpurchasedandproduced. . . .. 118 880787 $17 816 41E $14 385 586 $13 379 19< $1 163 249 $1083 972 $1 493 249 481 708 1 838 703 1 871 542 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased. ............................. $ 3724 37 S 3726 51 1 368 628 $1 345 68 $70 618 $70 895 450 040 461 082 1 635 093 11 848 844 405
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased . . . .. $ 2 091 506 1 548 12 $ 581 572 $511 513 $13 065 272175 120 979 1 224 694 $915 639 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) ....................... 1.91 1.92 1.93 1.9 1.98 1.97 $1.89 $1.90 $1.6 $1.89 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . .......................4.14 4.31 3-99 4.50 4.39 3.48 3.23 4.11 .08 -02
-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . ... 0.83 .91 $1.22 .29 $1.7 1.55 0.98 1.070.82 .90 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .. 0.84o% 0.882 0.28 0.873 0.51 0.539 1.42 1.495 071.019% 1.000 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . ..5 8.32 9.55 10.07% 6.06% 6.93 11.41 11.95 6.85 6.98% 56-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon... 4.29 4.44 4.29 4.67% 5.27% 4.46% 4.86 4.250 4.28% 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per net ton. ... . . 2.49 2.50 2.67 12.67 $2.18 $2.19 42.40 o2.41 62.32 $2.36 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . . $0.86 $0.9 $1.09 61.16 -0.90 61.06 0.86 0.95 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.806 0.8 0.830 0.875 0.2 0.249 1.249 1.264 1.005 1.00 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . .14 7.48.47 9.24 6.82 7.384 71.4 r.1 6.70 6.70 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . 4.71 4.:8 4.59 5.07 5.27 91 5.14 4.710 4.73 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 779 777 755 752 837 830 793 788 813 815 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 59.16 60.21 5021 53.87 757 7565 59.3 60,6 7-02
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).@/. . . 112 115 109 112 166 167 1 134 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)/. . .10.0 10.1 8.0 8.7 11.6 11.5 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 5.84 5.76 5.39 5.53 843 8.67 6.03 5.43 7-0
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) f /f .... .................. 738 746 702 707 837 830 770 766 770 784 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 1 117 117 82 86 125 126 118 120 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .8.22 1704 19.46 7.79 7.90 8.22 8.41 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . 28.73 31.4 24.35 2615 5182 52.57 32.03 32.16 8-08
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) . . .. 112 115 11 3 114 83 87 125 125 113 116 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . .. 16.2 16.2 16.0 15.9 16.7 17.2 15.9 16.0 16.7 16.7 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.07 1.08 1.51 0.94 0.90 1.07 1.08 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . .. 0.23 0.21 0.61 0.25 0.3 0.6 0.25 0.21 0.20 9-08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . 3.5 35 3 35 27 29. 37 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) ..... ............. 5.8 5.9 5.8 58 57 5.7 5.7 6.5 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . .. 0.46 0.46 0.57 0.58 0.48 .48 0.41 0.41 0.44 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . .0.19 0.17 022 021 0.21 0.18 0.16 0.14 9-07
9-08. Eouated pounds of fuel (all road nassenoer service). .. ................ 14.8 14.i9 14,0_. 1 16.7 117.2 15.0 15.3i 15.3 15.4 9-08
_/ Includes -theequivalentfo1quantities.o.distillate__nsumedI1---ga -elcrs oo- oar trains.--- These quantitiesNMET PINT nvi


In/ noludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrlo motor-oar trains. These quantities
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 care.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


are included tith diesel fue) in computing item 6-05.


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