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
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Statement ;
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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
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Locomotives -- Fuel consumption -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
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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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AA00010236:00005

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

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Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


II 1111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Semt No.M-230

BUREAU OF STATISTICS JANUARY, 1940

FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 1940 AND 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, 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. 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-eTectric 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. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) . ......


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT 1


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


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63 787 498
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5 982 311

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56 286 312
58 568 486
1 777 877
2 763 080
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1 798
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8 495 037
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3 908 795
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FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 1940 AND 1939


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

1940 1939 1940 1939 194o0 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal forsteam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394).. . $.6 997 832 f5216 073 $8 771 814 $7 617070 $ 8 56295 $720 553 $ 3 068 365 $ 2 56 824 4301 358 4 221 626 1-01
1-02. Fueloil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) . .. 3 914 226 655 665 16 528 4843 101 333 873860 806 365 3562962 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384,395, and 396). . . .. 11332778 6 1 260 808 (1 330744 1$68 178 39 691 32844 *58 97 662064 6 365 697722 1-02
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394).. . . W140 334 ( 0 132 365 $ 97 72 1-03
1--05. Gieselne(Accounts382and394).........................................4 4 .124080 32 578 34 452 2333 $2677 $9 928 $8 305 695 495 78 646 1-04
1-05.Dieselfuel(Accounts382and394). . . $218 269 120 177 55657 36757 I600 144889 (20402 ( 9 78646 1
1-05. Dieselfuel (Accounts 382 and 394).. ........................ 6218 269 20 1.77 55 657 36757 5600 $48 869 $620 402 :108 143 163 018 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . . .. $30606 28 490 12 445 10890 $164 $151 $4 144 $2 838 $13853 $14 611 1-06
1-07. Total . . . 22634 045 $20 405 293 10 009 766 8 72 190 $ 904 083 756 225 $3 291 617 $2 838 293 8428579 8 038 585 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts: 48 79 038 585
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 1 178 118 1 026 939 662 763 557 947 53 788 42 299 172 422 145 790 289 145 280 903 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .. . . 22617 914 21518774 204 260 201 218 506 766 477 106 21906888 20840450 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent(kilowatt-hours). . . .. 6798052 5893679 6231742 5 351 283 317 827 309105 248 483 233 291 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons).............................. .57 651 54 857 22 899 20267 34 752 34 590
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons)... 1739934 985091 763507 513239 173291 104835 803152 34590 2-04
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 487 1 357 563 419 8 7 172 110 744 367821 2-0
a2-07 Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent). ............... 1 380 290 1 201 590 688 526 575637 53 796 42 306 177 179 149541 460 789 434 106 2-07
Quantities consumed iu road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396), 07
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). .. . . .. 4402280 3837811 2027 756 1730239 294 496 242 305 831 266 695023 1248762 1170244 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .. 119 643 160 103 443 984 5 066 4 726 1 104 509 1 276 206 118 533 585 102 163 052 209
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . . . 60395 864 53 722 758 36 485 617 34 848 191 16 994 784 13 136 105 6 915 463 5 738 462 2-09
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . .3 330 3 333 968 853 23 23 299 204 2 040 2 253 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .2 371 1 190 187 155 -4 3 2 180 1 032 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . 5 238 821 4 561 871 2 056 443 1 757 662 315 102 257 399 838 144 702 827 2 029 132 1 843 983 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 1 307 776 1 252 182 640 510 589 821 47 195 43 334 287 805 258 458 332 266 360 569 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 52 539 473 49 430 164 2 448 135 2 473 830 50 091 338 46 956 334 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 49 409 478 44 142 670 47 010 582 41 889 932 78 348 68 531 2 320 548 2 184 207 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 51 452 924 47 461 036 46 516 779 42 398 221 4 444 279 4 528 548 491 866 534 267 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons).a/. 1768665 1768 109 343 195 373 314 29 394 40 271 108 806 112 756 1 287 270 12 41 768 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 2 473 045 1 371 153 307 949 254 942 127 448 651 010 272 923 1 386 638 843 288 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 194 210 122 438 29 717 21 551 118 524 60 130 45 969 40757 2-1920
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . . 1 650 1 805 349 533 4 4 120 87 1 177 1 181 2-2
2-22. Total (equated nettons-coalequivalent). . . 1 829158 1720460 725 125 666664 49198 44 245 313691 280465 741 144 729086 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/ 2-22
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). . . 7 929 209 7 782658 4 019 749 3 653658 488 741 387 062 1429958 1683671 1990761 2 58 267 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 325 812 337 769 129 649 123 406 1 898 1 380 3 268 2 879 190 997 210 104 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). .......................... 5258 720 4 598 112 161 118 140 306 2 907 2 815 102 232 106 993 4 992 463 4 347 998 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) .. 200 352 388 179 575 577 150 974 534 138 079 807 23 621 740 18 657 105 11 265 972 9 491 475 14 490 142 13 147 190 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . .. 3 267 139 3 240 345 995 192 978 205 93 742 93 923 337 948 282 062 1 840 257 1 886 155 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . 5 857 072 3 316 072 1 418 945 992087 127 448 1 165 924 525 204 3 144 755 1 798 781 -6
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchasedf. o.b.mines. . . . 14 866 219 $14 652 861 $7 640 431 $ 6981 839 $ 948 372 $751 400 $ 2 681 143 $ 3188 159 3 596 273 $ 3 731 463 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchased f.o.b. points other thanmines. . . .. 1 325097 91387892 6530114 9491 834 7 920 6 239 $11 660 10452 $775403 $879 367 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. .............................. 4 429 495 3 830360 224 283 174017 4 175 3 915 121 835 98 162 $ 4 079 202 $ 3 554 266 4-03
4-04. Electriccurrentpurchasedandproduced. .. . ... 659 9 573415 $ 245 489 $ 197788 $ 103683 $3 472 55599 36 275 $154 425 $145 880 4-4
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . . 264 9 247 899 98 137 92 4456 162 5 588 37 935 31 478 22 705 118 388 4-0
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . . . 264 24 143 187 67 995 42 485 5 600 59173 23496 131496 $ 77 06 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) . . .1.87 1.88 1.90 1.91 1.94 $1.94 $1.87 $1.89 $1.1 $1.1 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . . . 1.0.11 64.09 4.1 4.52 .63 46
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . . .LO4 *. a11.39 IN 1.4 11.39 .0.92..2 1 0.820 :192 5-032
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour.. . . 0.82g8 0.81 0.820 0.867. 0..4396 0.496# 1.31. 1.436 61.066 1.1102 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon.. . . . ...110 5 9.Z 0: 6.057 5.956 1.312 11.160 6.67 6.280 5-05i
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon 4......................... 51 .32 79 .26 439 5.08 o 4. 470 4.18 4.29% 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): / 6
6-01. Coal per net ton . . . ..2.47 2.4$9 2.63 62.65 62.17 $2.20
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . . .8 1 o -
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . ..... .0.793% 0.14 0. 30% 0.8T 0.232 0.2490 1.268 1.283 1.036% 1.125% 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . ........... 6.7. ..5 % 7.9.4a 6.65 9.2 7 14 6 .26 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuelper gallon. . . . .400 4.7 1 5200 4:6 4:390 5- 190 410 1:650 4-790 06
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .....44 42 11 14 941 880 882 847 886 894 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 63.62 64.11 56.93 58.21 75. 7 76 5 63.45 63.94 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ./ . . 11 11 7 160 43 7
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-eTectric locomotives), l . .10.6 10. 8.5 12 1. 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ....... . 6.31 6.20 5.79 5.89 910 9.40 6.4 6.05 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).e f.l . . 792 804 753 762 941 880 847 823 818 852 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). . . ... 129 12 1 0 129 92 91 141 134 133 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . ..7. 9.0.. 16..5 19. 9- 7..92 7.89 o3 8602
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). 31.06 30.9 25 8 26. 53.07 52.21 7 9.9 9
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .. . .125 1 2 124 94 92 141 134 125 130 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service: 3
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . ... 1..1 17. 17.7 18.o 16.9 17.3 15.9 i 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .1.1 1.1.. 0 0.92 0. 1.i1 1.17 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 0.2 0.23 0.30 0.27 0.45 0.25 0.2 0.25 0.22 9 3
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 37 .5 3.6 3.5 2.8 27.2 4.0 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . 7..3 7.4 6.9 6 63 6.4 5 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . o.. 4 0.'4 0.61 .59 0.45 0.49 0.141 0.43 0.46 0 4 9-_06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . .. 0.22 0.17 0.2 027 0.20 05 0.14 9-07
9-08. EQuated pounds of fuel (all road nassenger service). . . 16.2 l6.1 1.O. 15;. 17.6 16.7 015. 1~. ____ 1.2 9-08


_/ Includes the equivalent for quantities od distillate consumed by gas-electrio motor-oar trains. These
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotive, station, shop, or other use.
0/ 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.
Inoludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
Inoludea gasoline conuamed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


quantities are lnoluded with diesel fuel in computing Item 6-05.


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

II111111 III II I | I| I I I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Sement No. M-230 (os-E)
3 1262 08583 9172 BUREAU OF STATISTICS FEBRUARY, 1940

FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)






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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 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 1940 AND 1939


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

1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

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) . . .. 36 553 624 $31 622 735 $18 863 656 $15 919 998 $1 837 370 $1 520 253 $6 480 582 $5 523 554 $9 372 016 $8658 930 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts382 and394) . ...... 8 122 222 7 662 182 13455 $8 870 207 601 $177 085 $? 901166 7 476 227 1-02
1-03.Elecotriccurrent (Accounts 394)384,395,and396). . . 757 656 2618 511 $2 341 160 $2 223 878 $80 846 $68 490 .25789 123 976 209861 202 177 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts382and394) .. $282 674 261 011 $67 360 71 647 $ 4 571 $5 013 $20461 (17 480 190282 6166 871 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). . . 456245 $246 773 $114 331 76 162 $11 939 $100 129 840 901 229 846 129 710 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and394) . . ... $61 767 $59 162 $26 049 123 355 $349 $306 $7 907 $6 582 27462 $ 28 919 1-06
1-07. Total . . . .. 48 234 188 $42 470 374 21 426011 18 23 910 $1 935 075 $1 594 052 6 94 469 $5 889 578 $17 930 633 $16 662 834 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). . . 2 546 056 2124 923 1 436 708 1 158 749 112 390 88 528 361 351 304 248 635 607 573 398 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 48 126 147 45 147 902 417 805 373 645 1088 298 994 000 46 620 044 43 780 257 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . . . 14 465 900 12 528 295 13 206 944 11 403 465 685 674 616 502 573 282 508 328 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . 126 750 108 057 50 224 42 200 76 526 65 857 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 3 583 557 997 377 1 577 531 1046 106 335 206 215 465 1 670 820 735 806 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . .. 2 985 2 877 1 114 1 009 15 15 329 282 1 527 1 571 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .. 2 972 517 2488 991 1 489961 1 194 992 112 405 88 543 371 227 312081 998 924 893 375 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons) . . 9 485 893 7982 951 4 369 875 3 615 814 633 683 513 378 1 761 201 1445 831 2721 134 2407 928 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 248 121 610 215 909 337 27 693 6 636 2500 612 2600558 245 593 305 213 302 143 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . 124 183 362 110 932 738 74761 827 69959 661 35 345 940 28410 481 14075595 12562596 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . .. 6 883 6 879 2 058 1 826 50 46 549 445 4 226 4 562 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 6 264 2 398 367 320 9 8 5 888 2 070 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .... 11221 354 9 494 768 4 428 900 3 670 960 676255 545 608 1776 644 1 461 764 4 339 555 3 816 436 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons). . . 2 833 678 2 647 916 1 394 964 1 259 647 101 692 93 312 609 293 546 484 727 729 748 473 2-14
2-15. Fueloil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 113 124 995 103 160 858 4 995 259 4 873 998 108 129 736 98 286 860 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours).. .I. . 105 695 790 94 558 973 100 572 804 89788 635 173 453 149 914 4 949533 4620424 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 110 021 410 101 402 200 99 251 741 91 127 528 9763 147 9 161 675 1 006 522 1 112 997 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons).a_. . . 3546 542 3701 056 706 275 767 874 57 917 75 844 215 586 232 004 2566764 2625 334 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 5 236 125 2 840 355 658 187 539 752 258 310 1 373 382 532 670 2 946 246 1 767 933 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 402 128 267 767 61 904 50 365 248 136 129 836 92 088 87 566 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 3 448 3 771 791 1 128 9 9 255 193 2 393 2 441 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 3 946 550 3 630 206 1 575 645 1 423 837 105 736 95 051 662 966 590 092 1 602 203 1 521 226 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: by
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) . . 16427879 15 664 674 8 401 295 7505937 962 990 833 422 2 887 452 3124 166 4 176142 4201149 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 679037 678 526 239 865 251 745 4 046 2 831 6759 6 379 428 367 417 571 3-02
3-. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . 10 430465 9 570 008 345 091 295 461 6015 5 441 202 568 207 125 9 876791 9061 981 -03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . 417 622 179 376 759 327 317 691 751 289 673 937 48 272 365 40 289 305 21 726 834 19 035 439 29931 229 27 760 646 -04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 7 175 934 7132907 2 230919 2178707 227 813 164 519 647 055 603 855 4 070147 4185 826 3-0
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . 11 906 864 6775 101 3076 384 2034 421 258 310 2 363 927 1 055 867 6 208 243 3684813 8-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o. b. mines. . . . $30 871 783 $29 432 626 $16 036 635 $14 314 920 $1 864 446 $1 620 748 $5 422 922 $5906 623 7547 780 $7 590 335 4-1
4-02. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.pointsotherthanmines.. . . 2780596 62759 936 $974 193 8993792 $17452 $12 666 $23 976 $22 389 1764975 $1731 089 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. ............................. 701 478 8098 094 $490 761 $363 2822 $8 610 $7 569 6234 142 $190 333 7 967 965 67536 910 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. ..................... 456 697 3 240 809 $2 633 173 $2480 315 $217 123 $190 421 $292 499 $271 896 8313 902 6298 177 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased . . . ..... 590 483 $548 945 216 513 $206 075 14 604 $ 9 780 $76 226 68 151 $283 140 264 939 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . 536 354 $293 506 $147 261 $87 841 11 939 $118 536 846 733 258 618 158 932 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 2/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .......................1.88 ....1. 1.91 $1.91 *1.94 (1.94 (1.88 $1.69 $1.81 $1.81 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . ........................ ..09 14. .06 .95 .34.7 3.55 351 4.124.15 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . . .0.83 0.85 (1.42 2..9.110923 .to 0.8 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.82 0.860 0.829 0. 0.450 0.43 1.46 1.42 1.0 1.07 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . .23 7.70 9.71 6.41 5.94 11.78 11.29 6.96 6.3 6-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . 4.50 4.33 4.79 4.32 4.62 5.01 4.143 14.17 4.3 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): IJ/
6-01. Coal per net ton. $2.46 #2.48 $2.62 62.64 $2.17 $2.19 $2.37 2.41$2.292.32 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . . $0.83 00.88 $1.27 .98 1.02 (0.oS) 80.88 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ......................... 0.7 0.8 0.81 0.22 0.240 .01.6 1.018 1.075 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . . .7.61 6.93 8.6 8.67 7.89% 6.61 9.49 7.:53 7.1.14 6.037 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . ... .. ... .4.85 4.6. 4.94. 4.61 4.62. 5.12 4.66 9.72 04. 6-0
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 859 40 827 813 951 883 886 852 909 885 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 64.73 63.82 55.26 55.73 76. 77.62 64.60 6364 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).e/. . . 119 120 117 11 166 164 15152 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)/. . 11.4 10.0 9.3 8.3 13.4 11.4 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 6.39 6.14 5.89 5.86 8.69 9.30 6.557-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)S././ . . SOS 02 770 762 951 883 851 828 838 8 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) . . .134 128 134 128 96 92 146 135 138 135 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 8.99 8.90 27.18 11.15 8.20 7.97 8.99 8.91 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 31.63 31.71 26.21 27.12 54.4t 52.73 33.16 33.07 8-08
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ... . ..29 125 130 125 98 93 145 134 129 127 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .18.6 17.6 18.6 17.6 18.3 17.2 17.6 16.1 19.5 19.0 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .1.15 1.14 0.93 0.97 1.16 1.15 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .....0.27 0.23 0.29 0.26 0.45 0.2 0.28 0.25 0.21 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 7 6 28.7 27.1 4.0 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . ..................... 7.4 70 7.5 70 71 6 6.2 5.7 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . .. 0.48 0.47 0.61 0.58 0.46 0.4 0.41 0. 0.46 0.4 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . ..... .. 0.23 0.18 0.23 0.21 0.28 0.20 0.15 0.14 9-07
9-08. Euated pounds of fuel (all road vassener service) ................ ... 16. 16.0 1i. 54 ..17,9 19 16.1 15.2 17.2 16.9 9-08
/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing Ite 6-05. U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :940-O-156960
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purohased and produced during the period of report.
Y/ Based on total boost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor Oars.
Includes gasoline oonsumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.






te '. 8

Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA



3 1262 08583 918 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION.
BUREAU OF STATISTICS MARCH, 1940

FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 team railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH, 1940 AND 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 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 894). . . .
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, 38, 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). . . .


2-15. 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 fuelpurchased (gallons). . . . .
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-0L 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: g/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . ........................
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). ........................
5-03. 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).*/ . . .
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).eJ/. . . .
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 read 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 diedd 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. Ecuated pounds of fuel (all road vasseneer service). . . ..


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


UNITED STATES


1914o





$16 959 080
14 100086
1 389 463
142 598
240 557
$ 30 618
$22 862 402

1 140 833
23 085 639
6 920 432
64 442
1 849 783
1 306
1 349 379
4 351 743
124 913 257
65 030 865
3 408
3 462
5 230 603
1 355 788
54 889 538
53 126 120
53 742 982
1 806 701
2 741 316
204 826
1 641
1 905 298
6 910 946
273 999
5 292 785
209 153 897
3 946 414
6 492 552
$12 979 726
$1 121 025
$4 418 932
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$310 668
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6 317 472
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1 417
1 283 461
4 071 725
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$779 180

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$162
$813 782

46 452



7
46 459

260 119
14 079 682
25
275 893
48 647
74 463
40 780

5
49 570
469 309
1 550
2 611
20 176 389
105 803

$907 242
$ 6 942
$ 3 580
$102 932
$6113


$ 3 022 978
$117 440
660 030
10 642
(2 197
3 889
$ 3 267 176

165 869
557 846
324 587
169 789
174
170 926
796 540
1 230 588
265
4
804 134
296 276
2 687 707
4 569 471
119 495
685 323
119 660
112
324 129
1 319 854
3 362
125 760
9 777 867
329 341
1 111 493
$2 478 620
$11 545
$149 192
$133 845
S38 662
154 935


6 2 858 976
94 474
60 136
.$ 9 667
620537
$ 2 729
$ 3 046 519

157 683
516 431
290 963
105 962
113
161 665
736 059
1 399 969
195
5
744 592
283 763
2 664 624
4 551 499
120 650
277 912
62 478
87
307 056
1 429 164
3 200
118 641
9 235 531
319 850
455 523'
$2 708 804
$ 10 983
$108 221
$132 296
34 374
120 149


WESTERN DISTRICT


1939


$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
564 036
1 412 392
953 170
48 889
1 002
776 384
2 116 451
190 341
4 672 988
13 604 732
2 229 443
2 195 771
$ 3 892 608
$ 780 806
$ 3 878 674
144 772
138 737
$95 499


4 297 094
3 975 722
$108 344
$94 819
6124 131
$13 267
$8 613 377

277 419
22 320 628
247 805
39 318
864 984
661
454 631
1 251 715
123 667 418
7 904 404
2 018
3 251
2 070 996
345 809
52 201 831
2 313 418
490 117
1 312 433
1 615 317
52 804
1 108
776 437
1 752 414
167 632
4 996 953
15 273 254
2 383 071
3 697 762
$3 173 834
$693 928
S4 030 984
$155 337
1159 468
(155 478


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1-04
1-05
1-06
1-07

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2-03
2-04
2-05
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2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-18
2-14
2-15
2-16
2-17
2-18
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
8-01
8-02
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a/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-elecotrio motor-car trains. These quantities are
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotive, station, shop or other use.
o/ Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
f/ Includes kilowatt-bours consumed per yard switobing hour by eleotrio rail motor oare.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switobhing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


included with diesel fuel In computing Item 6-05.


U.S. DEPOM.TORY


POCAHONTAS REGION


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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 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH, 1940 AND 1939


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

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

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) .. . .. 53512 704 147801 445 $27657 617 $24 103 51.0 $2682 417 $2299433 $9 503 560 $ 8 382 530 13 669 110 3 015 972 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394).. . 12 222 308 11 695 003 6 20 379 $ 14218 271 59 876 8 2 26
1-03. Electric current (Acounts383, 384,396, and396). .................. $ 4 140 654 $ 3 921 072 $3517 284 $ 3 334 488 $1 34 $100 290 185 619 184 552 18 205888 1302 82I 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . . ... 425 272 399 511 101 847 107 920 *7 643 31 103 27147 285 101 26 801 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) . . .... 696 802 379 535 1172 113 118 241 $18 386 52 26 61 438 1 977 199 56 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . ..... 92 385 85 494 39 352 $34 928 508 $468 $11 796 9 311 $40 729 40 787 1-06
1-07. Total. . . . 71090 125 $64282 060 $31508 592 $27713 305 $2 82 878 $ 2407 834 $10 209 645 $ 8 936 097 $26 544 010 $ 25 24 824 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 bysteam locomotives (nettons) . . 3 686 889 3 217 077 2 081 873 1754 876 164 770 134 980 527 220 461 931 913 026 865 290 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steamnlocomotives (gallons). . . 71 211 786 68 585 660 624 970 594 465 1 646 144 1510 431 68940672 66480764 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . 21 386332 18 845 767 19 554 984 17 182 861 1 010 21 907 465 821087 755 441 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . 191 192 171 494 75 348 64 585 115 844 106 909 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 5 433 340 3 120 605 2 392 541 1 650 568 504 995 321 427 2 535 804 1 148 610 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . .. 4 291 4 295 1 577 1 528 23 22 503 395 2 188 2 350 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coalequivalent)...................... 4 321 897 3 772 401 2 161 396 1 812 090 164 793 135 002 542 154 473 745 1 453 554 1 351 564 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). .. . . ... 13 837 636 12054 676 6389 835 5473 155 917 211 773 497 2 557 741 2181 890 3 972 849 3 626 134 2-08
2-09. Fueloil bysteamlocomotives (gallons) . . ..... 373 034 867 332 198 051 42 944 12470 -- 3731200 4000527 369260723 328185054 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours).. .. . . 189 214 227 171288 965 115 237 162 110 120 282 51 997 066 42490 163 21 979 999 2 18678 520 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 10 291 9 671 3 160 2 797 73 71 814 640 6 244 6 163 2-11
2-12. Allotherfuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 9 726 3 756 574 470 13 13 9 139 3 273 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . ... 16 451 957 14376 741 6 480766 5 559 880 979 862 821 501 2580778 2 206 356 6 410 551 5789004 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394,395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 4 189 466 3990 355 2 058 352 1892 881 152 007 141 959 905 569 830 247 1073 538 1 125 268 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .. 168 014 533 156 237 364 7682966 7538 622 160 331 567 148698 742 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 158 821 910 142 408 029 151 308 897 135 144 959 250 062 224 377 7 262 951 7038 693 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 163 764 392 153 385 317 147 935 135 137 975 110 14 332 618 13 713 174 1 496 639 1 697 033 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons).a/ . . 5 352 013 5 667 031 1 048 974 1 160 027 89 991 116 624 335 081 352 654 3 877 967 4 037 726 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . . 7 977 441 4 349 459 946 285 817 774 410 888 2 058 705 810 582 4 561 563 2 721 103 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 606 954 408 714 94 266 79 945 367 796 192 314 144 892 136 455 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 5 089 5 421 1 207 1 687 14 14 367 280 3 501 3 440 2-21
2-22. Total (equatednettons-coalequivalent) . . 5 851 842 5 480 421 2 327 759 2 141 043 158 354 144 621 987 095 897 148 2 378 634 2297 609 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:b/
3-01. Coalpurchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) . . 23 338 625 23 958 109 11765 897 11784 448 1 437 066 1 302 731 4 207306 4553 330 5928556 6 317 600 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 953 035 993 751 340 833 371 880 6 083 4 381 10 120 9 579 595 999 607 911 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . 15 723 250 14 519 801 512 650 451 014 8 528 8 052 328 328 325 766 14 873 744 13 734 969 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . .. 626 776 078 578 356 334 478 b17 070 448254 292 71 249 822 60465 694 31 504 701 28270970 45204485 41365378 3-04
3-05. Gasolinepurchased (gallons). .. . . 11 122 348 10 913 952 3308 691 3 304 656 384 043 270 322 976 396 923 705 6 453 218 6 415 269 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased(gallons) .. . . 18399 416 10 661 978 4 607 103 3 270 004 410 888 3 475 420 1 511 390 9 906005 5 880 584 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01L Coal purchased f. o.b. mnes. . . . 43 851510 $45066 077 $22 431 428 $22439737 $2796925 $ 2527 990 7 01542 $8 615407 $10721 615 11 482943 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchased f.o.b.pointsotherthanmines . . $3 901 621 $4037 859 1 380941 $1 472984 26256 19 608 35 521 $33 372 $2 A58903 $ 2 511 895 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . . 13 121365 $12 279 006 $726 840 552 372 12 241 11 149 383 335 298 554 $11 998 949 $11 416 931 4-03
4-04. Electric currentpurchasedandproduced. ..... . $5 141 705 $4 906 817 $3 921 350 $3 766 323 $624 772 1 293 353 *426 344 6404 192 469 239 442 949 4-04
4-06. Gasolinepurchased. ............................. 901 152 $835 168 *319 119 *313 074 24 536 $15 893 114 888 102 525 1442 609 403 676 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. ............................ 826 558 (461 275 1220 605 139 962 18 386 $173 470 $66 882 $414 097 *254 431 4-06
AVERAGES -----
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: o9/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases)......... 1.88 (1.88 (1.91 1.90 1.95 1.94 $1.88 1.89 $1.81 $1.82 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ..........................09 4.6 4.05 .96 4.2 44 3.51 3.48 $4.13 $4.1 502
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) .. . . .8 0.85 1.42 1. 22 1.44 F1.38 1.17 10.92 $0.81 $0.83 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . .0.820 0.848 0.819 0.894o 0.4560 0..485 1.3530 1.430 1.038* 1.071o 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . ...100 7.65 9 .64* 9.475 6.39 5.88 11.770 11. 1 6.86 6.29 5-05
6-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 4.490 4.350 4.79 4.28N 4.3 4.990 4.430 4.180 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. . . . 46 2.48 2.62.64 2.17 2.19 2.8 2.41 2.29 2.32 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . . .0.84 10.88 1.28 0.8 1.05 to.87 o0.A3 o." 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . 0.7 7* 0.801 *0.810 0.8to 0.228* 0.2~5 1.211 1.2590 1.008 1.0730 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 6 .800 8. i 6 8 .02 7 9.28 711 6.2 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuelper gallon .. . . . 4. 4.97 4. 4.47 5.20 4. 69
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .... ... 8. 83 82 806 937 878 871 843 894 878 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . 639 6316 55.4 54.96 76.00 77.2 6.4 62.99 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). / .... .8 119 115 116 172 161 150 150 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives).I/ . 11.2 10.0 9.3 8. 13.1 11.5 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . ..... 6.2 6.1i 5.78 5.86 8.4 9.13 6.50 5.9 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). .. . . 796 794 76 755 937 78 8 819 822 86 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) . . .10 126 131 127 93 91 141 133 134 132 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .....8.75 8.75 25.71 12.11 7.97 7.92 8.76 8.76 8-02
8-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .. 31.18 30.97 25.99 26.57 5399 52.11 32.76 32.74 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) . . .... 126 122 127 123 95 92 141 132 125 125 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .18.2 17.4 18.2 17.4 18.0 17.1 17.2 15-9 19.1 18. 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .1.13 1.13 0.9 0.97 1.14 1.1 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .0.26 0.2 0.28 0.26 0.47 0.25 0.27 0.25 0.21 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . .7 3.6 3.7 3.5 27.8 26.3 3.9 4.o 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) ........................73 9 7.4 .9 6.8 6.5 61 5.6 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . 0.47 0.47 0.60 0.58 0.46 0.48 0.41 0.2 0.45 0.46 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . 0.22 0.18 0.20.22 0.27 0.20 0.16 0.15 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road nassenrer service) ..... .. ....1.....6.2 15.8 ,. 1. 17. 16.8 15.6 15.0 16.8 16. 9-08
U 5 GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE .1940-0-156960


a/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. Theme quantities are included with diesel
b/ Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
o/ Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
dJ Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
9/ Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
f/ Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor care.


fuel In computing item 6-05.




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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

Subject to revision 1111 6ill 0 3 1 ll INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
S- Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
UN ... ( (CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

| 1 FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 1940 AND 1939
. Pi


--- SOUTHERN DISTRICT

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

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coalforsteamlocomotives (Accounts 382 and394) ....... .......... $15 347 662 $14 816 036 $7 808 320 $7 606 278 $790 365 $518 724 $2 795 806 $2 660 523 3 953 171 030 511 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil forsteam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .. .................. .3993 330 13833 592 $7316 $10636 36-28 72 824 38806486 $3 750132 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts38d 384,395,and396). .. .301391 1 243 647 $1 105 818 $1 066 682 $35 359 $19 116 955 053 154 133 105 61 103 716 1-0
1-05. Dieselfuinel (Accounts382 and 394) ........... . 141 525 132406 34 920 34411 3095 710 10904 $ 8 546 $92606 6739 1-04
1-06. Otherfuels (Accounts 382and394).. ............ ....................... 1228090 128 910 5465 41 350 4713 45 844 $19 190 $123 542 68370 1-05
1-07. Totale..l.(.o................................... .......................6 $21 1 090 $ 26 960 12 925 10 432 $165 $96 $3 570 $ 3 371 14 430 13 061 1-06
2.Quantitiesoffuelandpowerchargedtoyardandtrainacoun * * $21043 962 $20 181 551 $9024 164 $8 769 789 $833 697 $540 646 $3 010 705 $2 818587 $8 175 396 52 529 1-07
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 1 021 995 953 225 570 109 519 802 49 532 32 050 154 127 145 205 248 227 256 168 2-01
2-02. Fueloilby steamlocomotives (gallons). . . 21 868 421 21 991 646 205 826 208 110 477 854 466 287 21184 741 21 317 249 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . 6 397 711 5 938 903 5 856 351 5 393 451 280 205 311 110 261 155 234 342 2-8
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . ..55 557 60 970 22 420 22 382 33 137 38 588 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons ............................ 1 777 409 1 116 139 761 323 586 989 171 920 100 723 844 166 428 427 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). .... ................... ..1 441 1 326 567 423 8 6 156 162 710 735 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ..... . .... 1 220 860 1 134 294 594 864 539 540 49 540 32056 158 707 148 93f 417 749 413 762 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 396, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steamlocomotives (nettons). . . .. 3 959 801 3 525 882 1 790 404 1 571 717 264 970 137 275 741 403 674 768 1 163 024 1 142 122 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 123 628 356 113 341 267 36 799 89 028 1 348 523 1 283 015 122 243 034 111 969 224 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . 60 305 700 49 320 205 38 989 445 37 120931 13 831 841 5 340 295 7 484 414 6 858 979 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 3 457 3 328 988 907 23 14 226 212 2 220 2 195 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 2 742 1 310 212 153 4 5 2 526 1 152 2-12
2-13. Total (equated nettons--coal equivalent). . . 4 825 181 4 310 00 1 821 275 1 601 381 281 952 144 22 749 659 682 622 1 972 295 1 881 777 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394,395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteam locomotives (nettons). . . 1 248 996 1 267 845 608 975 599 112 46 074 46 577 273 440 270 215 320 507 351 941 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 51 253 741 50 045 765 9 790 129 516 1 839 119 1 792 233 49 404 832 48 124 016 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. .. . 48 624 908 47 229 597 46 314 601 44 863 870 67 567 86 721 2 242 740 2 279 006 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-cartrains (kilowatt-hours). . .. 46 226 276 45 403 947 41 630 347 40 954 605 4124 603 3 865 955 471 326 583 387 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 1 798 537 1 865 823 370073 370238 37 603 40366 116 192 112059 1274 669 1 343 160 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuelbylocomotives (gallons). . . 2 644 702 1 478 330 283 660 292 420 105 967 609 239 251 298 1 645 836 934 612 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . ... 193 302 125 599 30 530 27 876 116 752 60794 46 020 36929 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 897 1 841 603 431 5 5 105 90 1 184 1 315 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . . 1 764 376 1 747 565 689 283 678 651 48 002 47 526 295 131 287 545 731 960 733 843 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: /
3-01. Coal purchased f. o.b. mines (net tons) ....................... 6 601 609 4 748 667 3 301 947 2 073887 335 806 49442 1 330 044 681 099 1 833 812 1 944239 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 244 406 326 029 84 293 154 544 1 582 1 324 3 374 2 477 155 157 167 684 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . 5355437 4793218 148 341 142739 2698 2109 123 101 110 864 5 081297 4537506 -03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . . 191239 761 175 494 808 146 596 010 142 133 352 20125 246 10289158 9 671 177 9042622 14647 328 14029676 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 3 603 709 3 734 692 1 134 012 1 041 501 114 169 124 795 328 753 323 954 2026 775 2244 442 8-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . 5 938 283 3 603824 1 533 103 1 084 564 105 967 1032 838 513 818 3 266 375 2 005 442
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-OL Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. . . . ($12 754 283 503 357 225 891 4 374 862 $655 832 $124 231 $2 494 533 $1 297 933 $3 378 027 7 3 706 331 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.pointotherthanmines.. . . $990064 394 325 337 665 705623 6 931 5 991 $11 256 $9362 634 212 $673349 4-02
4-0. Fuel oilpurchased. . . 4 513 680 886626 1210516 163906 3 885 931 146 241 9790 153 038 3 619999 4-03
4-04. Electric currentpurchasedandproduced. . . 1 607 351 512 271 1 219 860 157346 101 533 8 017 134 230 130 122 151 728 46 786
4-06. Gasoline purchased. . . . 299 945 87 218 $111 513 397665 7 403 $7 417 638 935 $77707 142094 ,44 429 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuelpurchased. . . 269 510 53 963 75 057 45 185 14 713 151 263 92 691 138 477 86 087 4-06
AVERAGES -----
6. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 2/
6-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). . . 1.: .00 .' 11 1.58 41: 1.91 .g4 .91 6-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases)...... 4........................0 61.69 2.1 76 5 62.51 1.886
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . . 64.05 64.28 64.01 64.57 64.58 64.52 63.34 63.78 64.09 4.02 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). ......................... .0.4 0.1 .42 .5 1. 1.9 .. 10.90'o 60.82 0.80 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .. 0.8400 0.8620 0.832% 0.61l4 0.5050 0.7580 1.360 1.459 1.0360 1. o46 6-04
5-06. Gasoline per gallon. . . . ..632 :.693 4.8 7. 6.4i 5.9 1 1 .8145 11.6 .01 6. 45 60
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon ................... . .5 4 .27 90 74.45 4.96 4.42 .24 4.9 6-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): d/
6-012Cl o. ol per e . . . .....62.46 62.58 62.63 62.83 $2.19 $2.40 22. 2"1" 2 -
61.. Coalper on 62.19 2.0 2.280
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . . o0.85 87. 01.22 '1.0 l.2086 05 0.7 62
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . ... 0.8..0. 00. 0.8 01. 0.25 0.3 1.2 1.5 1.o42 6-0
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 7.550 6.95 8.61 8.58- 8.2 6. 9.8 7 7. 6.42 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . .4.85 4.6 5.05 4.54 4.45 5. 4.6 4:70 65 6-045
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 792 01 769 74 854 811 814 820 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). 59.02 60. 55.20 54.03 7512 79.8 .77 60.11 7-02
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 11 112 110 108 179 174 1 1 7-0
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). . 10.1 10.1 8.4 8.7 11 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . 5.1 5. 5.43 5.47 8.03 8.56 6.07 6. 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives/ .. . . 77 75 707 724 54 811 778 797 755 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 12 118 12 81 107 128 131 119 121 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .. 8.16 8.28 15.99 19.37 .04 8.04 8.16 8.28 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 29.08 28.25 24.95 25.68 51.37 64.72 30.96 31.49 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . . .. .113 11 115 118 83 109 127 131 114 115 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . ... 16.5 16.3 16.5 16.3 16.7 16.7 15.6 152 17,6 17.2 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.0 1.07 2.02 3.09 0.90 0.98 1.07 1.08 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .0.25 0.22 0.28 0.26 0.43 0.25 0.26 0.24 0.20 9-0O
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 3.5 3.5 .5 35 24.9 34.4 39 3.5 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . 6.1 6.2 6.1 5.5 56 7 8 9-06
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . .. 0.46 0.46 0.58 0.54 0.48 0.48 0.41 0.42 0.44 05.845 9-0
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . 0.21 0.18 0.21 0.22 0.24 0.19 0.16 0.1 94-07
9-08. Eauated rounds of fuel (all road Dassenger service). ................. 1 15.0 1. 14.9 14.4 14.3 16.4 16.5 14.4 14.515.7 15.6 9-08
/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrlo motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing itm 6-05.
Inoludes 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 oset of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
/ Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Inoludea gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


tiemt No. M-238 (os-)
APRIL, 1940







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 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1940 AND 1939


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

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal forsteam locomotives (Accounts382 and 394) .................. 68 860 366 $62 608 289 $35 465 937 31 709 788 $3 472 782 $2 815 723 $12 299 366 $11 043 053 17 622 281 17 039 725 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) . . 6 215 636 #15 527 007 $27 695 24 854 24 569 8344 36a3 615763372 615157770 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and396) .................. 442 045 65164 719 #64 623 102 64 401 170 #154 705 6119 406 6240 872 6238 245 6423366 6405 898 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . . ...567 297 6531 917 $137 267 142 331 10 316 #10 353 #42 007 35 693 77 707 343 540 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts382 and394) ........ ........................#925 767 #508 444 6 26 978 6159 591 23 099 6198 170 80 628 77 520 6268 225 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382and394). .......................23 477 112 455 52 277 45 60 673 $ 564 15 6 12 682 55 161 5 89 1-06
1-07. Totalela erchargetoyardandtrainaccoun................................. 92 134 588 84 452 831 40 533 256 36 483 094 3661 575 2 946 046 13 220 350 11754 684 34 19 40 33 269 007 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:#17 64 3 90
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons)......................... 4 708 884 4 170 027 2 651 982 2 274 678 214 302 167 030 681 347 607 136 1 161 253 1 121 183 2-01
2-02. Fuel4oilbysteam locomotives (gallons) ........ .. ......................93080207 90 577 134 30 796 802 575 2 123 998 L 976 718 90125 413 87797 841 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours).. ........................ 27 784 043 24 784 670 25 411 335 22 576 312 1 290466 1218 575 1 082 242 989 783 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons)o... .... . . .... 246 749 232 464 97 768 86 967 148 981 145 497 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons).. . . ...... 7 210 749 4 236 744 3 153 864 2 237 557 676 915 422 150 3 379 970 1 577 037 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent) .... ....................5 732 5 621 2 144 1 951 31 28 659 557 2 898 3 085 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ..........d ..................... 5 542 754 4 906 418 2756 260 2351 630 214 333 167 058 700 861 622 61 1 871 300 1765 049 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons)... ...... ........................ 17 797 437 15 578 528 8 180 239 7 044 872 1 182 181 910 772 3 299 144 2 856 658 5 135 873 4 766 226 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ...... ....................... 496 663 223 445 513 013 79 743 101 498 5 079 723 5 283 542 491 503 757 440 127 973 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). ........................ 249 519 927 220 609 170 154 226 607 147 241 213 65 828 907 47 830 458 29 464 413 25 557 499 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .. ............. .13 748 12 999 4 148 3 704 96 85 1 040 852 8 464 8 3558 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .. 12 468 5 066 786 623 17 18 11 65 4 425 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednettons-coalequivalent) ..................... 21 277 138 18 684 541 8 302"041 7 161 261 1 261 814 965 723 3 330 437 2 888 978 8 382 846 7 668 579 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. oal bysteamlocmotives(netatons). ....................... 5 43 8 462 5 257 420 2 667 327 2 491 977 198 081 188 536 1 179 009 1 100 462 1 394 045 1 476 445 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ...... ....................... 219 268 274 206 256 223 9 790 129 516 9 522 085 9 330 855 i09 736 399 196 795 852 2-15
2-16. Electric current bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours).. . ... 207 446 818 189 637 626 197 623 498 180 008 829 317 629 311 098 9 505 691 9 617 699 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-cartrains(kilowatt-hours). . ... 209 990668 198789 264 189565 482 178929715 18 457 221 17579 129 1 967965 2280420 2-17
2-18. Gasolinebymotor-cartrains gallons) / . . 7 158615 7532 854 1 427 112 1 530265 127 594 156 990 451 273 464 713 5152636 5380 886 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) ... . . 10622143 5827 789 1229 945 1110 194 516 855 2 667 944 1.061 880 6 207 399 3 655715 2-19
2-20.Dieselfuelbymotor-cartrain (gallons) . . 800 256 534 313 124796 107 821 484 548 253 108 190 912 173 384 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equatednettons--coal equivalent) . . 6 986 7 262 1 810 2 118 19 19 472 370 4 685 4 755 2-21
3. 2-22.Quanesoal(equated net to---coalequivalent) : . . .... 7616311 7227024 3017135 2819678 206356 192 147 1282226 1 184693 3110594 3030506 2-22
3-01. Coalpurchasedf.o. b. mines (net tons). ....................... 30140434 28 706 775 15 067 844 13858 335 1772 872 1 352 173 5537 350 5 234 428 7762 368 8261 839 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . ..... 1 197 442 1 319 780 425 126 526424 7665 5705 13 495 12056 751 156 775 595 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . 21078 688 19 313 020 660 992 593 754 11 226 10 161 451 429 436 630 19955041 18272 475 3-0
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . 818 015 839 753 851 142,625 413 080 590 387 644 91 375 068 70 754 852 41 375 878 37 313 592 59 b51 813 55 395 054 3-04
3-0S. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . ... 14 734 122 14 648 644 4 450768 4 346 157 498 212 395 117 1 305 149 1 247659 8479 993 8659711 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .. . . .... 24 337699 14 265 802 6 140206 4 354 568 516 855 4508258 2025 208 13172380 7886026
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchased f. o. b.mines. . . .. 56 605 794 $54 569 434 28 657 320 26 814 599 $3 452 757 $2 52 221 $10 396 075 $9 913 341 $14099 642 5 189 273 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf.o.b. points other thanmines. . . .. $ 4 891 685 $5 432 184 $1 718 606 $2 178 607 $33 187 25 599 $46 777 $42 734 $3 093 115 5185 244 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . . $. 17 635 043 $16 165 634 937 355 $716 280 $16 126 $14 080 $529 575 398 344 $16 151 987 15 036 930 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. . . 6 749 056 6419 088 $5 141 210 $4 923 669 $426 305 71 370 560 574 534 314 620 967 589 735 4-04
4-0. Gasolinepurchased. . . . 1 201 597 $1 128 416 $431 132 410739 31 99 23 310 153 823 140 232 584 703 554 35
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased.. .. . . 1 096 067 (615 238 $295 662 ,185 147 623 099 $224 733 $89 573 6552 573 340 518 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 1.90 1.90 1 1 6 1
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .. ..7.. 4..........6.4.09 *4.12 4 9 5-2
6-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons).. . . . m4 1o.g174 l.42 6.2l 1. 1.39 *i 10 91 V-81 0. 5-0
5-04. Electriccurrent perkilowatt-hour. ..... ..2 0.852 . 0.822 0.8 0.472 1.355 1. 1. 1. o65
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . 4.50 4.31 4. 447 4 9 4 24 4 .90 6. 0 5-05
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses) : A/
6-01. Coal per net tonea. . ..... . .62.146 2.50 .60 12.680 2.18 (62.2 2.38 229 21 -01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . 0.814 0.88 1 7 87 2
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour..r....... . ..0.783% 0.S15 0.g816% 0.0 0.23 0. 21.07 1.2670 1 .00 1 8 6 -02
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 6. 8.74 .09 6.59. 9.31 7. 0 6 -04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon(. . . . 84.26 4.990 4.58 4.46-04 5.17 47 47
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour: r se 6-05
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 7 25 810 801 916 864 88 837 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .... ... 6 2. 55. 51472 75. 77.91 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .. 11 117 11 11 i4 174 J 14 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-eTectric locomotives).f/. . 11.0 10.1 9.0 8.4 12.8 11, 7-04
7-06. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .6.19 6.05 5.69 55 .33 .96 192 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) */. f. . . .. 783 785 750 7 916 864 822 14 5I2 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (ineuding locomotives and tenders):-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .127 125 128 126 90 93 138 132 130 129 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fueloil (steam locomotives) . . .8.60 8.62 20.8 18.04 7.99 7 95. 63 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 0.65 30.32 25.72 26.34 53.42 53.27 32.29 32.39 8-
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ... . ..123 121 124 122 92 94 137 132 122 122 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 17.8 17.1 17.7 17.1 17.6 17.0 16.8 15.7 18.8 18.3 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.11 1.11 2.02 2.18 0.92 0.Q7 1.12 1.12 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 0.26 0.22 0.28 0.26 0.46 0.25 0.'7 0.25 0.21 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 3.6 3.5 3.6 3.5 27.1 28.4 j 3
9-06. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . 7.07 701 k 64 6. 6 9--
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . 0.47 0.47 0.60 0. 7 0.46 0.48 0.41 0 .2 9-M06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . 0.22 0.18 0.22 02 0.26 0.20 0:1 0.1 -07
-08. Euated pounds of fuel (all road assenrervice). . . .15.9 15.6 15.5 1.0 _17.16. 1. 14.916 9-08


I/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electrio motor-oar trains. These
Include all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
e 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 purohmsed.
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.


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


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SOUTHERN DISTRICT
IT E UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
A'. ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

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). .................. $15273 300 $15 289 389 $7 771 839 $8 209 736 $818 746 609 611 $2 661 018 $2480 695 4 021 697 3 989347 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 894). ................$3 972 722 $3 853 527 $14 569 113 293 69 832 $42 968 13888 321 $3797 266 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396) . .... $1257 550 $1 41 927 $1 061 475 $1 058 447 $33733 $28 100 54 167 $51 817 $108 175 $103 563 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts382 and394) . . 142 737 6141 984 35 528 41 178 $3 154 $2 347 69 519 $7901 $94 536 $90558 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and394). . . 233 359 $132 573 56 855 41 759 81 564 46 188 $18 438 $128 752 72 376 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382 and394) . . ... $29 038 $27 556 12 179 11 584 116 $135 2 908 $2 774 513 835 3 063 1-06
1-07. Total . . . $20 908 706 $20 686 956 $8 52 445 $9 375 997 $857 313 $640 193 $2 843632 $2 604 593 $8255 316 $8 066 173 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). . . 1023 348 935 778 567 926 514 062 52 947 33 688 150 917 135 376 251 558 252 652 2-01
2-02. Fueloilbysteam locomotives (gallons). . . 21918 875 22 548 756 185 291 13 485 406 881 354 861 21326 703 21 980410 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . . ... 6 274 496 6 047 171 5 719 137 5 436 199 287 878 364 314 267 481 246 658 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . .50 785 58 395 22 131 19 114 28 654 39 281 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 1 874 059 1 135 763 787 833 604 124 181 099 101 879 905 127 429 760 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .1 338 1 560 490 598 7 7 109 117 732 838 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 225 594 1 121 336 593 599 534 990 52 954 33 695 155 114 138 442 423 927 414 209 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). .. . . .... 4015269 3538889 1825181 1599894 279 595 173640 743397 654083 1167096 1 111272 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .. 122923 672 112 076 198 152 873 198 175 1340 292 955 790 121 430 507 110 922 233 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . 61 593 624 50 997 447 39 807 701 35 864 381 14 006 506 8 450 141 7 779 417 6 682 925 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . .3 183 3 320 942 990 18 19 197 208 2 026 2 103 2-11
2-12. Allother fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 3 332 1 393 195 144 4 5 3 133 1 244 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednettons-coal equivalent) . . ... 4 877766 4 318 501 1 857 240 1 629 310 295 940 183 698 751 576 659 985 1 973 010 1 845 508 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons). .. . . 1 202 745 1 243 002 609 990 617 501 45 326 44 937 2350543 234 801 316 886 345763 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .... 50524 668 50470590 206 586 108 266 773 663 767 307 49544 419 49 595017 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) . . 47 282 968 46 070 347 44 778 765 43 569 894 84 425 54 050 2 419 778 2 446 403 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrent bymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 44 116 134 45 576 860 39 680 170 41 261 977 3 963 759 3 751 456 472 205 563 427 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)./. . ....... 1 98 580 1 971 236 384 251 438 077 40 366 36 313 108 320 110 133 1 365 643 1 386 713 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). ....................... 2632 270 1 522 472 297 307 282 269 28 675 597 827 237 112 1 708 461 1 003091 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 190 026 120 533 19 644 22 866 114 142 56 498 56 240 41 169 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . .1 907 1 531 643 441 4 6 89 88 1 171 996 2-21
2-22. Total (equatednettons-coalequivalent). . . 1715 197 1 729 518 690 536 697 969 46 543 45 745 245 437 245 726 732 681 740 078 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.nunes (net tons) . . .. 6 23 412 4 490002 3 372 533 2213502 415 478 305839 1265 848 698923 1769553 1271738 8-01
8-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 359 971 352 563 85 865 202 894 1 652 751 35025 2 963 269 429 145955 3-02
3-08. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . 5 367 905 4 939 703 124 000 123 690 2 876 1 915 101 428 88 154 5 139 601 4 725 944 8-08
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . 188059 045 175 087 142 143 743 081 139 693 765 20 051 472 13 190 369 9 081 586 8 244 751 15 .82 906 13 958 257 3-04
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 3 913 926 3 883 244 1 162 037 1 138 106 192 718 77 837 361 487 329 024 2 197 684 2 338 277 -05
8-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . 6 341 367 3 867 177 1 329 548 1 131 497 28 675 1 000 765 408 914 3 982 379 2 326 766 -
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mine . . . .. $12 791 862 9 184 809 $6 349 930 4 804 991 $813 344 $679 759 374 855 $1 327807 253733 $2 372252 4-01
4-0. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.pointsotherthanmines. .. ............. 1460 749 1 773 753 $347 197 61 143 227 7 367 4 095 $10 367 611 058 1095 818 $615 373 4-02
4-08. Fuel oil purchased. ............................... 4 455 319 (4 157 091 4162 815 $138 770 64 172 2 588 22 167 80 415 4166 165 $3935318 4-08
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. ....... . 1 556 771 1 469 919 $1 177 149 $1 120 992 $100038 $0 389 26 090 6122 560 153 494 4145 978 4-04
4-06. Gasolinepurchased....... . . ......319 529 310636 $109 275 $107 777 $12 065 $4627 42 383 36 278 9155 806 $161 954 4-06
4-0&6. Diesel fuelpurchased . . . 284 550 161 159 $65 548 $47 102 $1 564 49 206 17 865 6168 232 $96 192 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) ........................1.87 05 1. .17 .96 2.22 1..0 184 .7 01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .4.6 03 4.04 .5.6. .4.46 .5.45 .3.543 43.73 .:407 4; .22 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . 0.83 0.84 1.1 1.12 .45 1.35 1.20 0.91 .81 0.3 -03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . .0.828 0.840 08.02 0.49 0. 1.3 1.487 1.011 1.64 6-04
5-06. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 8.16 8.00 9. 947 6.2 5.9 11.72 11.03 7.09 6.93 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 4.49% 4.170 4.93 4.16 5.45 4.92 4.37 .22 4.13 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses) : d/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . . 2.45 2.67 2.59 .01 2.17 2.42 2.37 2.42 .2 .3 01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel.. . . .85 o....0.87 .71.2 .1.07 .1.16 o:.87. '.8 0 5 0.8 6-021
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.790% 0.835 0.817 0.839 0.239 0.330% 1.274 1.259 0.989 1.042 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 7.26 7. 8.%470 7.81% 6.46 8.790 1 6. 6.47 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 4.85 4.64 5.10 4.5 5.45 5.17 4.6 4.4 4.67 6-06
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .. 70 772 734 769 832 780 780 7 798 790 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 572 57.35 48.28 54.38 71.84 74.14 57.30 57.16 7-02
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 109 111 106 07 167 00 17 14o 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). . ... 9. 9. 7.8 .9 10.6 11.7 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives)...................... 5-. 6 5.54 5.26 5.15 8.28 8.43 6.10 5.68 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)./. ........... 709 728 675 708 83 780 745 731 734 75o 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) ......................... 109 117 111 120 75 69 120 125 110 114 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......................7.91 .0 17.32 29.66 7.63 8.02 7.91 8.01 8-02
8-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 27.4 26.84 23.25 23.52 50.28 53.60 30.92 30.78 803
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . ... 106 11) 107 116 76 89 120 125 107 110 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 16.0 16.4 16.9 15.9 15.8 16.8 16.1 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 1.0 1.06 2.22 0.94 0.95 0.88 1.4 1.07 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ..................... .24 0.22 0.27 0.25 0.27 0.2 0.27 0.23 0.20 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ....................... 3. 35 3 3.5 272 31.2 4. 3.7 9-
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). ........................ 5.4 5.2 5.6 5.3 5.6 53 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . .0.46 04 0.57 0.57 0.44 0.47 0.41 0.42 0.44 0.44 9-
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . 21 .17 0.26 .21- 0.1 0.16 .15 9-07
9-08. Eouated pounds of fuel (all road nassenver service). ..................._ 1.,l4.6 14.6 1 9 14.0o 16. 16.; 1 1.o 1 9-08
Includes 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.
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 oost of fuel and power ooheumed regardless of when purchased.
SInoludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switohing hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262085839206 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION smAN.0(o
BUREAU OF STATISTICS MAY 1940
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1940 AND 1939








Pg 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 1bl reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY. 1940 AND 1939


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

1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-04. uofor steam locomotives(Acounts382 anda394).................. 84 133 666 77 850 297 $43 237 776 $39 922 189 '$ 4 291 528 3 381 864 $14 960384 $13 523749 21 643978 21022 495 1-01
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts383,384,395,and396).... 20 188 359 19 980 55 $542 264 $38 147 494 401 387 3551 19651 694 18 955 037 1-02
1-04.Gasoline n (Aounts 3823and394) 5 . $6 699 595 $6 406646 $5684577 $5459617 $188438 $147506 295 039 290 062 531 541 509 6 1-03
1-4. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). .. . . $710 034 673 901 172 795 $ 183 509 13 470 $12 700 851 26 43'5964 472 43 434 5 098 1-0
1-05. Dieselfuel(Accounts382and394)............... ........ $1 159 125 649 735 283 833 $ 8201 350 24 663 $8 718 $ 2443558 99 066 606 271 340 60 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382and394). ....................... $ 152515 140011 64456 $856944 2789 $699 $1 74 15456 $68996 6691 1-06
1-07. Total.... .............................................................. 043 294 05101 125 $49185701 845861756 845188883551 687 $1603982 $714 59276 $4299746723 $ 14 26604 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts: 85 551 487 16 0 98 14 359 278 42 974 72 604 1-07
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons). . . 5732 233 5 105 850 3 219 906 2788 784 267 249 200 718 832 265 742 512 1 412811 1373836 2-01
2-02. Fueloilbysteam locomotives (gallons). ....................... 115004806 113 125 890 1016087 1 016 060 2530 879 2331 579 111457840 109 778 251 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) ... . . .. 34058 539 30831 841 31 130472 28012 511 1578344 1582889 1 349 783 1236441 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) 2............................ 97 534 290 859 119 899 106 081 177 635 184 778 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . ..... 9084 808 5 372 507 3 941 697 2841681 858 014 524 029 4285097 2006 797 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 7 070 7 181 2 634 2 549 38 35 768 674 3 630 3 923 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--oal equivalent)s394,395,nd396). . ... 6768851 6028 243 3350 311 2887 103 267 287 200 753 855 976 761 123 2295 277 2 179 264 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons). ....................... 21 812 706 19 117715 10005 420 8 645 063 1 461 776 1084 412 4042 541 3510 742 6302969 5 877 498 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 619634 534 557 589 211 232 616 299 673 6 420015 6 239 332 612 981 903 551050 206 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours).... . . 311 113 551 271 606 617 194 034 308 183 105 594 79 835 413 56280 599 37243830 32220424 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steamlocomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . .16 931 16 319 5 090 4 694 114 10 1 237 1 060 10 490 10 461 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . .15 800 6 459 981 767 21 23 14 798 5 669 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 26 155 319 23 003 340 10159 281 8790 868 1 557 755 1 149 421 4082013 3 548 964 10356270 9 514 087 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394,395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 6641 207 6 500 635 3 277 317 3 109 691 243 407 233 473 1 409 552 1 335 263 1710931 1 822 208 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steamlocomotives (gallons). . . 269 811 243 256726 813 216 376 237 782 10295748 10098 162 259299 119 246 390869 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 254 729 786 235 707 973 242 402 263 223 578 723 402 054 365 148 11 925469 11764 102 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-cartrains (kilowatt-hours) . ... 254 106 802 244 366 124 229245652 220191 692 22420980 21330 585 2440170 2843 847 2-17
2-18. Gasoline bymotor-car trains (gallons).a/. . . 9057 195 9 504 090 1 811 363 1 968 342 167 960 193 303 559 593 574 846 6 518 279 6767 599 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuelbylocomotives (gallons) . . 13 254 413 7 508 406 1527 252 1 392463 545 530 158 145 3 265771 1298992 7 915860 4658 806 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 990 282 654 846 144 440 130 687 598 690 309 606 247 152 214 553 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 8 847 8 793 2 407 2 559 23 25 561 458 5 856 5 751 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . 9 338 639 8 964 847 3714 643 3 524 338 252 899 239 506 1 527 663 1430 419 3 843 434 3770 584 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons)... . . 36950969 33196 779 18427 498 16071 837 2 188350 1 658 012 6 803 199 5933 352 9531922 9533 578 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines (net tons). . .. 1 570 304 1 672 343 523 870 729 318 9 317 6 456 16 520 15 019 1 020597 921 550 -02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . 26446591 24 252 766 784 991 717 488 14102 12076 552 857 524 784 25094 641 22998 418 3-03
3-04. Electric currentpurchasedandproduced (kilowatt-hours). . 1006074 884928938 287 769 156 161 730081409 111 126540 83945 221 50457 464 45558346 75034719 69353311 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 18 648 048 18 531 888 5 612 805 5484 263 690930 472 954 166636 1 576 683 10 677 677 10997988 -05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). . . . 30685 568 18 291 123 7 469 754 5 486 065 545 530 158 145 5 515 525 2 434 122 17 154 759 10 212 791 8-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines . . ..... 69 365 994 $ 63 754 245 $34 975 588 $31 619 590 $ 4 266 101 $ 3 331 980 $12 770 930 $11 241 148 $17 353 375 $17 561 527 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased. o.b. pointsotherthanmines . . .... 6 422 879 87 205 937 t 2 136 358 $ 3 321 834 $40 554 $ 29 694 $ 57 143 $53 792 $4 188 824 $ 3 800 617 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased. . . . $2090 362 20 322 725 1 100 170 855 050 20298 16 668 8651742 478759 820318 152 18972 248 4-3g
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. . . 8 305 826 87 889 007 6 318 359 $ 044 661 $ 26 343 ( 451 759 686 663 656 874 774 461 ( 735 713 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased. . . . 1 521 126 1 439 052 540 407 518 516 44 004 $27 937 196 206 176 510 740 509 716 089 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . . . .. 1 380 915 $785 116 $ 361 210 232 249 24 663 $8 718 6 274 237 107438 720 805 $ 436 711 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: .o/
6-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases)........................ .1.88 (1.92 (1.90 81.97 $1.95 #2.01 $1.88 81.89 81.82 1.64 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). ........................ 4.0 4.1 4.08 .55 4.' 4.60 :3.46 3.5 4.10 4.12 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . .0.84 0.84 1.40 51.19 !1.44 1.3 $1.1 SO.91 10.81 0.82 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . ........... 0.826 0.49 0.821 .?8 0.472 0.5 1.361 1.442 1.032 1.061 504
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . ... ..16 7.770 9.63 9.450 6.)70 5.91 11.777 11.204 6.94 6.51 4 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 4.50d 4.29% 4.84% 4.2%? 4.52% 5.510 4.970 4.41o 4.20 4.28? 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses) : 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . . 2.46 .53 2.62 52.75 82.18 $2.23 82.38 82.142 2.30 82.32 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . . .... o.84 o0.88 1.21 1.03 1.08 0.87 0.84 o0.88 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . .....0.74 0.816 0.816% 0.18g4 0.2350 0.260o 1.?229 1.P66% 1.004 1.060% 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . ............................ 7.52 6. 8.69 .7 .0 6.57 9.1 7 .5 7.0 6.37 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . ............................ 4.6 4.66 5.014 14.58 4.52 5.51 5.17% 4.65% 4.68 4.70 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .......822 815 795 75 g96 849 843 20o 862 850 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 61.43 61.37 53.96 54.64 75.13 77.41 61.26 61.17 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 115 116 112 113 173 171 149 147 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). . ..... 10.6 9.9 8. 8.1 12.4 11.4 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 6.12 5.94 5.60 5.61 8.32 8.87 6.32 5.91 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)./. _/ . . 768 774 736 740 898 849 807 798 792 g09 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). . . 123 124 124 125 87 92 134 131 126 126 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . ... . 8.45 .0 18.18 24.5 7.91 7.96 8.46 8.51 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 296 29.60 25.17 25.74 52.84 53.32 31*99 32.04 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . . 119 120 121 120 88 93 134 130 119 120 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . .. 17.4 16.9 17.4 16.9 17.4 17.0 16.6 15.7 18.4 17.g 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.10 1.10 2.21 1.36 0.92 0.97 1.11 1.11 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . .0.2 0.23 0.28 0:.6 0.44 0.35 0.25 0.27 0.24 0.21 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . .. .. 3.6 3.5 27.2 2. 9 3. 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . .7 6.4 6.1
96. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . 0.47 0.4o 0.60 0.57 0.47 0.4 0.4 0.42 045 0.45 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ..................... 0.22 0.1 0.23 0.2 0.26 0.19 0.16 0.15 9-07
9-08. Eouated Pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). ................... .... 15.7 01 .415.2 14.g 17.1 16.9 15.2 14.g 16.? 16.1 9-08
U S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE .1940-0-245436
/ Include the equivalent for quantities of distillate oonumed by gae-eleotro motor-car trained. These quantities are included with dieeel fuel In computing item 6-05..S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE. 1940
Includes all quantities purchased and produced whether for locomotive, station shop, or other use.
4/ Based on total cost of all fuel and power puroiased and produced during the period of report.
a/ Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
e Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor oare.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oare.






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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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o revision 3 1262 08583 9313 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION s

BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


temeat No. M-230 (os-E)
JUNE 1940


FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE, 1940 AND 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 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, 8395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . . ..
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .. . . .
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ......................
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .. ....
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . ..
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . . .
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . .
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) . ..
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) /. . . .
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . .
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . .
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . ..
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. unnes . . . ..
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): A/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . . ..
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . ..
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . .. ... .....
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . ..
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ......... ...............
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . ..
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). e/. . . .
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)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) . . ..
9-08. 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 nassenver service) . .


UNITED STATES


1940





$14 399 628
3 929 547
1 231 606
(135 816
233 704
$ 27 684
$19 957 985

964 348
20 911 740
6 062 014
44 208
1 807 975
1 281
1 158 331
3 753 478
119 737 320
59 788 148
3 117
3 386
4 596 536
1 156 736
52 056 344
46 957 433
40 235 164
1 788 855
2 749 182
189 943
1 548
1681 219
6 093 993
328 954
4 936 213
181 383 547
4 462 084
6 586 472
$11 449 494
I1 315 948
4 050 536
1 529 168
I349 898
$284 939


$1.88
$4.00
$0.82
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4.330

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0.8050
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732
56.30
109
9.
5.64
684,
104
7.70
26.94
102

15.5
1.02
0.23
5.0
0.46
0.21
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EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


II TI i I I 1I1


WESTERN DISTRICT


193 wo 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939


$14 004 004
(3 902 798
1 226 396
$129 025
$130 176
$24 930
$19 417 329

897 421
22 274 993
5 709 102
46 858
1 155 353
1 220
1 081 732
3 464 530
115 384 002
54 083 196
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1 118
4 269 986
1 205 452
52 588 974
45 728 628
44 202 915
1 840 824
1 435 942
130 019
1 507
1 702 693
5 360388
235 300
4 931 566
173 535 584
3 712 040
3 928 909
LO0 187 844
$990 894
$4 061 781
$1 465 627
$298 507
$163 813


$7 476 290
$13 191
$1 045 808
33 129
54 613
12 021
$8 35 052

543 278
162 448
5 567 807
20 700
752 919
461
567 548
1 758 912
148 495
39 129 294
1 021
194
1 790 422
588 592
221 072
44 336 536
36 204 956
355 845
296 859
25 917
508
665 556
3 049 930
78 013
116 642
138 568 119
1 223 702
1 303 920
$5 764 681
$313 546
$135 588
$1 152 642
$115 964
$62 631


$7 049 094
$14 547
$1 036 918
232 939
$41 146
$9 189
$8 183 833

482 912
196 996
5 170 402
18 442
596 104
419
503 273
1 541 047
149 170
34 873 748
784
121
1 569 104
593 067
210 933
43 115 777
39 959 973
375 648
288 444
20 618
328
671 660
2 615 504
87 835
113 512
133 013 773
1 221 283
1 054 335
$5 004 676
I367 845
124 614
$1 097 615
$115 377
$43 817


$747 817
$34 812
$2 649
1 190
$134
$786 602

48 461



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48 468
255 510
13 279 9!55
20
273 076
42 420
54 995
34 202
23 049
4
43 420
374 167
1 468
2 108
18 940 762
146 187
23 049
$729 569
I 363
3 040
$99 772
89 144
81 190


$720 073
$32 334
$2 175
$150
$754 732

41 386



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41 393
236 741
12 187 561
22
250 761
41 567
72 522
33 463

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42 344
361 441
1 121
2 653
18 081 868
84 664

$716 260
(4 941
3 743
9 767
$5 032


$2 374 342
I47 873
42 709
$ 8 172
$42 323
(3 121
$2 518 540

136 828
301 101
252 588
163 881
136
140 248
656 695
732 182
208
4
661 265
209 633
649 811
3 566 817
96 690
549 626
107 930
84
222 784
1 067 454
2 339
87 665
8 914 034
316 528
888 060
$2 014 374
$7 808
S103 837
123 998
(39 785
142 749


$2 299 174
$32 308
$49 814
$8 259
$16 249
$3 228
$2 409 032

129 667
261 046
279 900
100 668
133
132 125
605 850
575 767

219
4
609 500
213 224
637 412
3 657 160
105 159
186 719
54 882
89
222 745
950 422
2 871
54 854
8 103 197
312 096
398 538
$1 803 075
$9 501
$58 480
$119 808
$34 910
$17 245


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$1.90
$4.21
$0.82
0.845
4.:17%
$2.52
$0.86
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57.58
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7.87
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0.21
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0.18
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$1.89
$4.02
$1.16
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0.8350
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103
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4.9
0.58
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Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrico motor-oar trains. These quantities are Inoluded with diesel
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total oost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


$1.91
$4.19
$1.10
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2.69
1.10
0.842
8.24%
4.520
716
50.01
108
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5.07
662
111
16.73
23.09
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15.0
1.63
0.26
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$1.95
$1.44
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6.26
5.16%
$2.16
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7.75
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$1.41
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$2.25
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$1.89
$3.34
$1.18
1.3910
12.570
4. 81%
$2.37
$1.19
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$1.90
$3.31
$1.07
1.479%
11.19
4.330
$2.42
$0.92
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3 801 179
(3 868 483
$108 277
$91 866
$135 578
$12 408
$8 017 791

235 781
20 448 191
261 619
23 508
891 175
677
402 067
1 082 361
118 856 643
7 378 859
1 868
3 188
1871773
316 091
51 185 461
2 565 902
463 391
1 302 118
1 879 648
56 096
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749 459

1 602 442
247 134
4 729 798
14 960 632
2 775 667
4 371 443
$2 940 870
$988 231
$3 608 071
$152 756
$185 005
$178 369


$1.84
$4.00
$0.81
1.021%
6.670
4.08o
$2.33
$0.85
1. 015
6.910
4.630

770
56.24
141
11.5
5.83
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7.70
30.70
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$3 935 663 1-4I
$3 855 943 1-02
$107 330 1-08
$85 652 1-04
72 781 1-05
12 363 1-06
$8 69732 1-07

243 456 2-01
21 816 951 2-02
258 800 2-03
28 416 2-04
458 581 2-05
661 2-06
404 941 2-07
1 080 892 2-08
114 659 065 2-09
7 021 887 2-10
1 990 2-11
993 2-12
1 840 621 2-13
357 594 2-14
51 740 629 2-15
2 540 3.; 9 2-16
585 782 2-17
1 326 554 2-18
960 779 2-19
54 519 2-20
1 085 2-21
765 944 2-22
1 433 021 3-01
143 473 3-02
4 760 547 3-03
14 336 746 3-04
2 093 997 3-05
2 476 036 3-06
$2 663 833 4-01
$608 607 4-02
$3 874 944 4-03
$148 437 4-04
$143 188 4-05
$102 751 4-06


$1.86
$4.24
$0.81
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4.15
$2.34
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766
57.50
148
10.2
5.84
737
110
7.86
32.33
107
15.6
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0.18
14 7


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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 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE, 1940 AND 1939


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

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 19440 1939

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). ..... . ... 98529 810 91742676 $50710582 *46896798 $5039345 $4071460 1.7334726 $15822922 $25445 157 $24951496 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts382 and 394). .. ............. 24 117907 $23277 817 455435 652 694 $542 274 419 659 $23520 178 $22805 464 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent(Accounts383,384,395,and396) ................. $7931 201 $7633005 $6730 385 0 496 535 $223 250 $179 840 $337 748 39876 $639 818 $616 7.54 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394) . . .. $845 849 802949 $205 924 216 471 16 119 $14 875 $59 698 51 853 564 108 519 750 1-04
1-05. Dieselfuel (Accounts382and 394)........................ $1392 829 $779 911 $338446 $242 496 25 853 $8 718 $286 681 $115 315 *741 849 6413 382 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (AccountaS82and394). .......................... $180 201 64 941 $76479 $66 133 $923 $849 *21395 18 684 $81404 479275 1-06
1-407. Total. .............................. $132997 797 $124401 299 $58 117 271 $53 971 127 $5 305490 $4275 742 $18 582 522 16 768 309 $50 992514 $49 86 121 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:-6
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steamlocomotives(nettons) . . ....... 6696 531 5 999 279 3763 136 3 266 24 315 710 242 104 969 093 872 179 1 648 592 1 616 472 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 135 916546 135405 839 1 178 535 1 213 056 2 831 980 2 592 625 131 906 031 131 600 158 -02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) .. . . 40140553 36540943 36698279 33182913 1 830932 1 862 789 1 611 342 1 495 241 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . 341742 337 717 140 599 124 523 201 143 213 194 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . .. 10 89 783 6527 86 4 694 616 3 437 785 1021 895 624697 5 176 272 2465 378 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coalequivalent). . .... 8 351 8 401 3095 2 968 45 43 904 807 4 307 4 584 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . .. 7 927 134 7 106 017 3 917 810 3 387 205 315 755 242 146 996 224 893 248 2697 345 2583 418 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 8396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). .. . . 25 565 659 22 568 106 1 763 808 10 173 596 1 717 286 1321 153 4699235 4 116 592 7 385 330 6956 765 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .. 739338900 673003 960 381 111 448 843 7 152197 6815 099 731805 592 665740 018 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). .. . . ... 370901 699 325 688 092 233 163 602 217 979 342 93115 408 68468 160 44622 689 39240 590 2-10
2-11. Other fuels bysteam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 20049 19334 6112 5 478 134 126 1445 1 279 12358 12451 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . .. 19 186 7 577 1 175 888 25 27 17 986 6 662 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 30751 134 27 259 396 11 949 180 10 347 458 1 830 831 1 400 183 4 743 277 4 158 464 12 227 846 11 353 291 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 896),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons) . . ... 7 797 839 7 701 47 3 865 805 3698 726 285 827 275 040 1619 185 1 548487 2027 022 2179 217 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 321 900 541 309 332 338 437 448 448 715 10 945 559 10 735 574 310 517 534 298 148 049 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours) . . 301 687 219 281 436 601 286 738 799 266 694 500 457 049 437 670 14 491 371 14 304 431 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 294341 966 288 569 039 265 450608 260 151 665 25987 797 24987745 2903 561 3429629 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)./. ... . 10846050 11344 914 2 167 208 2343 990 202 162 226 766 656 283 680 005 7 820 397 8 094 153 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 16003 595 8 944 348 1 824 111 1 680 907 568 579 158 145 3 815 397 1 485 711 9 795 508 5 619 585 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 1 180 225 784 865 170 357 151 305 706 620 364 488 303 248 269 072 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 10395 10 29 2 915 2 887 7 30 645 547 6 808 6 834 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent) . . 11019 951 10 663 037 4 380 095 4 191 966 896 319 281 850 1 750 447 1653 164 4 593 090 4536 057 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01L Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) . . 43044 959 38 557 167 21 477 427 18 687 341 2 562 517 2019 453 7 870 652 6 883 775 11 134 363 10 966 598 -01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). . 1 899 246 1 907 643 601 883 817 153 10 785 7 577 18 859 17 890 1 267 719 1 065 023 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . .. 1 382 805 29 184 33 901 633 831 000 16210 14 729 640 522 579 638 29 24 440 27758 966 -0
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . .. .1187 458 4311102 472 150 907 724 280 863 095 188 130 367 302 102 027 089 59 371 498 53 661 543 89 995 351 83 688 336 8-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . . 23110132 22243928 6836507 6705 546 837 117 557 618 1 983 164 1 888779 13 453 344 13091 985
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). . . . 37 272 040 22 220032 8 773 674 6540 400 568 579 158 145 6 403 585 2832 660 21 526202 12688 827 8-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-0L Coal purchasedf.o.b. mines. . . ... $0815478 $73942089 40740 259 $36624 266 $4995670 $4048 240 $14785 304 $13 044 223 $20294245 20225 360 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf.o.b. points other than mines. ...................738 936 $8 196 830 2 449 904 ( 3 689 678 446 917 $34 635 $64 951 $63 293 $5 177 164 4 409 224 4-02
4-03. Fuel oilpurchased. $............................. 26 140 899 $24 384 506 (1 235 758 979 664 23338 20 411 4755 579 $537 239 $24 126 224 $22847 192 408
4-04. Electriccurrentpurchasedandproduced. . . ..... 9 834 995 9 354 597 7 471 001 $7142 276 686 115 5 21 56 810 662 776 682 $927 217 $884 113 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . . 1 871 024 737 560 $656 371 $633 893 53 148 $33969 235 991 211 421 $925 514 $859 277 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . . . 1665 855 94893 423 841 $276 066 $25 853 $8 718 316 986 124 683 $899 175 $539 463 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 1.92 1.90 1.96 1.95 2.00 1.88 1.89 1.82 1.4 -01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .........................07 .30 4.07 .2 .35 4.57 1.44 .54 4.08 4.14 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . . 0.84 1.7 .1 .44 1.18 .9 3 .81 0.82 5-08
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . ....................... .828. 0.8149 0. 0.82 0.480 0280.41 1.365 1.44M7 1.030 1. 056 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon... .10. 7.81. 9.60% 9.45 6.355 5.91. 11.90. 11.1 6..89 6 .56 6 -05
5-06. Diesel fuelper gallon . . 4.47 4.27 4.8 4.22 4.55 5.51 4.95 4.4 4.18 4.25 5-0
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): A/
6-01. Coal per net ton. ...............................2.46 (2.53 $2.61 12.74 $2.17 $2.21 $2.38 2.42 2.30 2.32 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . . 0.85 0.87 1.17 1. 1.09 .88 0.84 .087 6-2
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .. 0.78# 0.819% 0.819 0. 0.239g 0.261% 1.214 1.26 1.006% 1.055 6-0
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . . ... 49 6. .66 8.60 797 6.56 9.10 7.6 7.016.9 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuelper gallon. . . . ...85 5.01 4.57 55 551 5.17 .6 467 470 6-0
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 808 801 781 781 881 836 829 807 848 836 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 60.60 60.71 52.51 53 74.74 77.12 60.44 60.53 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .11 . . 4 115 1111212- -170 68 147 147 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). . 10.5 9.7 8.6 7.9 12.3 11.3 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 6.3 5 5.52 551 8.22 8.78 6.23 5 8 7-06
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) a/, 755 761 722 727 881 837 793 75 779 79 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) ........................120 121 121 122 84 88 131 129 122 123 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .......................8..2 8.39 17.71 21.1 7.86 7.93 8.32 8.39 8-02
8-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ..........29.4 29.19 24.74 25.2 52 52.22 31.77 32.09 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). 116 117 118 11 86 90 11 ................128.. 116 117 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile--road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .......................17.1 16.6 17.0 16 5 17.2 16.8 16.5 15.7 17.9 17.4 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......................1.08 1.09 1.94 1.48 0.93 0.91 1.09 1.10 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ..................0.2 0.2 0.2 0.26 0.43 0.34 0.25 0.27 0.24 0.21 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . ....... 3.5 3.6 3.5 27.3 28.2 3.9 3.7 9-04
9-06. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). ..4 6.1 6..4 6.1 6.1 59 5.9 56 9-06
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). ...................... 0.47 0.47 0.59 0.5 0.47 0.48 0.41 0.4 0. 0.4 906
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . 0.22 0.1 0.23 0.2 0.25 .19 0.1 0.16 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). .. ................ 15.4 15.2 14.9 14.5 16.9 16.8 15.1 14.9 16.0 15.8 9-08
U.S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1940-0-245436
!/ Inoludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrlo motor-oar trains. These quantltite are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
/ Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during, the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
Inoludes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.




UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


31262085839214 I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION sR
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


ltement No. M-230 (os-E)
JULY, 1940


Subject to revision






%C,! .


FOR THE MONTH OF JULY, 1940 AND 1939





a/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotric motor-oar trains. These quantities are
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 elecotrio rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor care.


included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-05.


,I


S --- SOUTHERN DISTRICT
L. .i UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
7.O .TO ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939

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) .. . .. 4 818632 ($3 933940 $7 576 495 $6 862 827 $755 685 $717 795 $2 384996 $2 287737 4 101 456 4 G65 581 1-01
1-02. Fueloil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) . ... .... 3 985 501 3 930134 $15 622 $16 750 -43 756 31442 3926 123 3 881 942 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383,384, 395, and 396) . .. .269440 226232 $1069 459 1 035 306 $41 596 30686 47 550 50026 $110 835 $110214 1-
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . . 141 131 133 971 36 035 34 070 3 083 $2 716 8 099 $9 120 $93 914 88 065 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) . . ... 48 052 138 154 56011 39 967 1 229 320 (40 887 617790 149 925 80077 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and394) . . 27587 $25671 111 85 10850 150 148 3328 2514 1294 12159 1-06
1-07. Total... . . . ... .. $20 490 343 $19 388 102 $8 764 807 7 999 770 $801 743 $751 665 $2 528 616 2 398 629 $8 395177 8 238038 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts: -
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coalbysteamnlocomotives (nettons). . . 988 589 898 652 550 665 474 796 50 038 43 726 137 068 131 070 250 818 249 060 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 21 658 851 22 434 686 177 759 164 457 272 557 250 976 21208 535 22 019253 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . . 6 377 768 5 866 748 5 869 505 5 328634 265 732 280 220 242 531 257 894 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . .50 199 55213 21 865 18356 28334 36857 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons)............................. 1 929 830 1 198 865 792 666 588 658 165 830 95 393 971 334 514 814 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . ... 1 284 1 275 470 507 8 7 156 115 650 646 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 190 651 1 085 822 576 270 494 912 50046 43 733 140 307 133 417 424 028 433 760 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 3 841 957 3 478 116 1 759 748 1 512 162 259 042 242770 653 614 607 708 1 169 553 1 115 476 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 118 691 704 112 460 691 174 668 161 945 672 796 562 592 117 644 240 111 736 154 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . . 59605262 53566050 38374906 33640618 13 422083 12392882 7608273 7532550 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 3 140 3051 1 010 947 22 22 233 177 1 875 1 905 2-11
2-12. Allother fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 2 960 1 349 221 74 6 5 2 733 1 270 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednet tons---coalequivalent). . . .... 4 677 567 4 266 917 1 790 962 1 539 553 274 347 256 959 657 858 611 239 1 954 400 1 859 166 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 1 215 509 1 255 078 609 249 610 624 41 912 41 332 216 046 217 772 348 302 385 350 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 56295487 57666650 306 938 307 245 651 808 636336 55336741 56723069 2-15
2-16. Electric current bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours) . . 48 628 710 47 041 853 45 808 099 44 344 405 75 348 75 316 2 745 263 2 622 132 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 42 784 437 43 125 275 38 729 550 38 821 784 3 586 174 3 716 466 468 713 587 025 2-17
2-18. Gasolinebymotor-car trains (gallons). / . . 1 866 666 1 842 406 388 135 391 907 39 432 39 579 98 869 115 316 1 340 230 1 295 604 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . .. 2 850 456 1 597 485 289 246 286 809 23 594 7 342 536 166 233 381 2 001 450 1 069 953 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). .. .. . 202 661 139 332 30 364 23 015 108 966 53344 63 331 62 973 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent).................. 1 672 1 734 543 567 5 5 100 75 1 024 1 087 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coalequivalent) . . 1 777 436 1 791 074 690 048 690 521 43 057 42 307 229 154 227 862 815 177 830 384 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o. b. mines (net tons) . . .. 7050 930 5 896 807 3 455 206 2 881033 493 830 346045 1 221 090 1 001 663 1 880 804 1 668066 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . ... 288 657 290 507 67 169 80 585 1 220 1 020 2 725 2 801 217 543 206 101 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . 5 279 451 4 867 142 124 416 114 243 2 679 2 467 36 394 36 745 5 115 962 4 713 687 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). . 186 562 654 176 047 750 143 079 855 135 444 596 19 343 422 17 911 653 8 438 335 7 750 070 15 701 042 14 941 431 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) ........................... 4066 598 3 931 417 1350 986 1 231 021 126 169 112044 324 965 327 309 2264 478 2261043 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). . . . 6 691 286 4 170 509 1 458848 1 067 631 23 594 7 342 798 325 439 214 4 410 519 2 656 322 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchased f. o. b. mines. . . . $13 271 184 $11 224 291 6 511 603 $5 479 622 $968 282 $679 986 $2 301 349 $1 893036 $3 489 950 $3 171647 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines. ..... . ..... 1180775 1 181 935 262 666 323 168 5447 4502 9 325 9846 $903 337 44 419 402
4-03. Fueloil purchased . . . 4 386 383 3 998 282 $148 921 $133 598 3 886 3 379 $46 165 40740 4187411 3 820565 403
4-04. Electriccurrentpurchasedandproduced. .......................... 1 577 272 51 511 072 $1 194 777 $1 151 337 $108 083 $95 031 $118 109 6113727 $156 303 6150 977 404
4-05. Gasoline purchased... 336 851 9321 236 $131 081 $116 010 (7 512 6 846 639 723 137 838 $158 535 5160 542 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased . .............................285 333 172 102 $67 772 $43 565 229 $320 37 798 $19 082 $178 534 $109 135 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). . . 1.88 1.90 $1.88 1.90 1.96 1.7 1.88 1.89 1.6 .90 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . . 14.09 14.07 $3.91 (4.01 $4.46 64.41 1.42 53.52 14.15 10 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallorps). . . . 0.8 0.82 $1.20 .1.17 1.45 1.37 1.27 1.11 0.82 .81 5-08
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .. 0.8,45 0.8580 0.8351 0.850 0.559 0.51 1.400 1.46 0.9959 1.010 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . .8.28j 8.17 9.70 9.2% 5.9 6.11 12.22 7.00 7.10 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 14.26 4.13 4.65 4. 5.2 4.36 4.7 4. 405 6-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): d/
-01. Coal per net ton. ........ .............................. 2.45 2.47 2.59 2.64 2.15 $2.19 2.7 29 2.2
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. .... ... ...............0.05 0.6 1.00 61.11 11.05 0.91 0.2 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .0.807 0.820% 0.8301 0.8408 0.3080 0.246% 1.254 1.2"1 0.9084 1.002% 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . .......... 7.3 7.2 8.61 8.21 7.82 6.86 7 6. 64
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . .86 4.57 4.97 4.4 5.1 4.6 5.0 4.66 4:7 4 6-06
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. . . 717 726 690 702 79 792 736 745 758 754 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ....... . 54.92 56.77 47.24 47.71 70.08 73.62 54.85 56.70 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 110 106 108 103 155 159 122 132 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives).L/ . 9.9 9.6 a8. 7.1 11.6 11.7 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 5.61 5.56 5.16 5.06 7.40 8.05 5.78 5.88 7-0
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 669 690 636 649 793 792 700 723 694 725 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) . . .104 105 106 106 71 72 116 118 105 107 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . ...... .60 .67 15.76 16. 7.28 7.51 7.60 7.6 8-02
8-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). 2.15 27.2 23.04 22.81 49.19 49.86 0.15 61.22 8-42
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) . . .102 103 103 103 73 74 116 118 103 104 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile--road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .15.4 15.1 14.9 14.7 15.9 15.9 15.9 15.7 16.1 15.4 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.01 1.02 1.4l 1.42 0.95 0.91 1.00 1.02 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .0.20.22 0. T25 0.24 0.47 0.25 0.25 0.22 0.21 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ........................4 4.4 31.4 26.7 3.8 3.5 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . . 9 47 4.9 .6 5. 54 5.9 5.9 9-06
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . .. .0.46 0.45 0.57 0.58 0.45 0.4 0.41 0.40 0.44 0.4 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . .. 0.21 0.18 0.24 0.22 0.2 0.17 0.17 0.19 9-07
9-08. Eouated rounds of fuel (all road nassenger service). ............. 14.0 13.991 13.1 13.0 15.80 15-914.6 114.8 14.6 14.5 9-08








Page 2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY, 1940 AND 1939


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

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam.loconotives (Accounts382and394)........................$ 13 320 398$105 676 617 58 259033 $53759 626 $5 795 030 $44789 255 $19 719 722 681 110 660 29 546 613 129 017 076 1-01
1-02. Fueloilforsteam locomotives (Accounts382 and 394).. .. ................ 28 103 607 $27 207 951 $71 078 $69444 030 451 101 27446499 126 687 406 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and396). .................. 9 200 641 $ 8 859 237 $7 799 844 $7 531 841 $264 846 $210 526 $385 298 389 902 $750 653 $726 968. 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). ... ...................... $ 986 980 936 920 $241 959 $250 541 (19 202 $17 591 $67 797 $60 973 658022 $ 607 815 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) ....... . $1 640 881 918 065 $394 457 6282 463 27 082 $9 038 $327 568 $133 105 4891 774 $493 459 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . ........ 207 788 190 610 $ 87 664 $76 982 $ 1 073 $ 997 $24 723 $21 198 $ 94 328 $91 433 1-06
1 07. Total. . . . 1153 460*2954$143789 40 0 66 654 035 $61 970 897 $6 107 233 $5 027 407 $21 111 138 $19 166 939 $59387 889 $57624157 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts: 99 9 57624 157 -
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal bysteam locomotives (nettons) ....................... 7685 021 6 897 932 4 313 801 3743 320 365 748 285 830 1 106 062 1 003 249 1 899 410 1 865 533 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steamnlocomotives (gallons) . . 157 575 397 157 840 525 1 356 294 1 377 513 3 104 537 2 843 601 153 114 566 153 619 411 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . . . 46 518 321 42 407 691 42 567 784 38 511 547 2 096 664 2 143 009 1 853 873 1753 135 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . 391 941 392 930 162464 142 879 229 47 250 051 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 12 822 613 7 726 725 5 487 282 4 026 443 1 187 725 720 090 6 147 606 2 980 192 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 9 636 9 676 3 565 3 475 53 49 1 060 922 4 958 5 230. 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . 9 117 818 8191 836 4 494 080 3882118 365 801 285 879 1 136 432 1026 665 3 121 505 2 997 174 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 29 407 616 26 046 220 13 523 556 11 685 758 1 976 328 1 563 923 5 352 849 4 724 298 8 554 883 8 072 241 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .. 858 040 986 785 464 651 555 779 610 788 7824 993 7 377691 849 660 214 777 476 172 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . 430 506 961 379 254 142 271 538 508 251 619 960 106 537 491 80 861 042 52 430 962 46 773 140 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . .. 23 1b9 22 385 7 122 6 425 156 148 1 678 1 456 14 233 14 356 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . . 22 146 8 928 1 396 962 31 34 20 719 7 932 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 35 428 769 31 526 313 13 740 142 11 887 011 2 105 178 1 657 142 5 401 135 4 769 703 14 182 314 13 212 457 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 894, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons). .. . . 9013 348 8 956 548 4 475054 4 309 350 327 739 316 372 1 6835 231 1766 259 2 375 324 2564 567 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .. . . 378 202 398 366 998 988 744 386 755 960 11603 737 11 371 910 365 854 275 354 871 118 2-15
2-16. Electric current bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours).. . .. 350 315 929 328 478'454 332 546 898 311 038 905 532 397 512 986 17 236 634 16 926 563 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . ... 337 126 403 331 694 314 304 180 158 298 973 449 29 573 971 28 704 211 3 372 274 4 016 654 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). a/ . . 12 712 716 13 187 320 2 555 343 2735 897 241 594 266 345 755 152 795 321 9 160 627 9 389 757 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 18 854 051 10 541 833 2 113 357 1 967 716 592 173 165 487 4 351 563 1719 092 11796 958 6 689 538 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuelby motor-car trains (gallons). . . 1 382 886 924 197 200 721 174 320 b15 586 417 832 366 579 332 045 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 12067 12 032 3 458 3 454 32 35 745 622 7 832 7 921 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent).. . . 12797 424 12454 112 5070143 4882 487 339 376 324 157 1979639 1881 026 5 408 266 5 366442 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coalpurchasedf. o.b.mines (net tons) . . 50095 891 44 453 973 24 932 633 21 568 373 3056347 2 365 498 9 091 743 7885 438 13015 168 12 634 664 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 2 187 918 2 198 15C 669 052 897 738 12 005 8 597 21 583 20 691 1 485 278 1 271 124 -802
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ..... .............. 36 662 717 34 051 474 1 026 049 945 243 18 889 17 196 676 916 616 383 34 940 863 32 472 652 8-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . .. 13740210851278 519901050 804 135 998 539 778 149 710 724 119 938 742 67 809 833 61 411 613 105 696 393 98 629767 -04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . 27 175 930 26 175 345 8 187 493 7 936 567 963 286 669 662 2 307 329 2 216 088 15 717 822 15 353 028 8-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). . . . 43 964 886 26 390 541 10 232 522 7 608 031 592 173 165 487 7 203 470 3 271 874 25 936 721 15 345 149 8-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchased f. o.b. mines. ................ . . 94086661 $85 166 381 47 251 862 $42103 889 $5 963 952 $ 4 28 226 17 086 653 $14 937 259 $23 784 194 $23 397 007 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchased f. o.b. pointsother than mines . . ..... $8919633 9 378764 2712 570 $4 012 845 $ 52 364 39 137 (74 277 (73 139 $6080422 $5 253 643 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased. . . . ... 30 527 622 28 382787 1384 680 1 113 261 $ 27224 23 790 801 744 577 979 $28 313 974 $26 667 757 4-03
4-04. Electriccurrentpurchasedandproduced . . 11 412 266 110 865 668 8665 778 7 8 293 613 $734 198 $646 557 $928 770 890408 41083 520 1035 090 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. .............................. 2 207 890 $2 058 795 $ 787 466 $749 903 $ 60 660 $39 815 $275 715 5249 258 1 084 049 $ 1 019 819 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased . . . 1... 954 276 1 121 032 $ 491 613 $319 631 $ 27 082 $9 038 $357 873 143 765 1 077 708 $ 648 598 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 1.92 1.0 1.95 1.5 2.00 1. 1.9 1.83 1.85 6-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ........................ .08 1427 $4.05 4.47 4.6 $4.55 $3.44 $3.5 $4.09 $4.15 -02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons).. . . . 0.83 $0.83 $1.35 $1.18 $1. $1.38 $1.18 $0.94 $0.81 $0.82 -03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .0.831 0.8504 0.825 O. 31 0.490% 0.539% 1.370% 1.450 1.0250 1.049% 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . ..8.12 7.87 9.6 .4 6.30 55 11.95 11.2 6.90 6.605
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 4.45 4.25 4.80 4.20 4.57 56 4.97 439 4.16 4.23 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): A/
6-01. Coal per net ton. ............................. $2.46 $2.52 $2.61 $2.72 $2.17 $2.21 32.38 $2.42 $2.30 $2.32 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . . ... $0.85 $0.87 $1.12 $1.06 $1.09 $0.88 $0.84 10.87 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . .. 0.7O7 0.819% 0.820% 0.837% 0.247% 0.259% 1.217 1.264 1.002% 1.046 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . . ..... 454 6.97 8.65% 8.54 7-95 6.60 8.98% 7.67 6.97 6.43 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . ... 85 4.65 5.01% 4.55 4.570 5.46% 5.15 4.66. 4.69% 4.69 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 795 791 768 770 868 829 816 799.835 824 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .. 59.74 60.12 51.75 53.02 74.1 76.80 59 59.i5 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)./ . . 114114 111 111 168 166 3 15 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives).f/. . 10.4 9.7 8.6 7.8 12.2 11. 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .5.97 581 5.47 5.44 8.10 8.67 6.16 5.89 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)// 72 751 710 716 868 829 780 776 766 786 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). . . 117 119 119 120 82 85 129 127 120 121 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . 8.21 .28 17.05 19.52 781 790 8.22 8.28 02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 29.0 28.90 24.49 24.91 52.02 51.5 31.52 1.95 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . . ....1 115 115 116 84 87 129 127 114 115 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . ... 16.9 16.4 16.7 16. 17.0 16.7 16.5 15.7 17.6 17.1 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.07 1.08 1.69 1.45 0.9 0.96 1.08 1.08 9-02
9-08. Gallons of dieselfuel (diesel locomotives). . . 0.25 0.25 0.27 0.26 0.42 0.34 0.25 0.26 0.24 0.21 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . *6 3.5 3.5 .5 27.8 28.0 3.9 3.7 904
9-06. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . .1 5.9 6.2 5.9 6.0 5 8 5.9 5.7 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . 0.47 0.46 0.59 0.57 0.47 0.48 0.41 0.42 0.5 0.45 9-06
9-07. Gallons of dieselfuel (motor-car trains) . . 0.22 0.18 0. 0.22 025 0.19 0.16 O.16 07
9-08. Eauated pounds of fuel (all road Dassenver service). ......... ........ .15.2 15.0 14.6 14.3 16.6 16.7 15.1 14.9 15.7 15.6 9-08
U5 S5 GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1940-0-245436
Includes the equivalent for quantltles of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. Theae quantities are included wIth diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
j/Based on total coat of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Baaed on total coat of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Inoludee kilowatt-hours oonasumed per yard swltohing hour by electric rail motor cars.
Includes gaaollne consumed per yard aswitohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.







Subject to revision


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

1 II I I 1 I I1 I I1I II I III1 Statement No. M -230
3 1262 08583 9222 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION U -T19
BUREAU OF STATISTICS AUGUST 1940
FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 1940 AND 1939


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

1940 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coalforsteamlocomotives (Accounts382and394).. . . 815 387 979 1 4 459 669 $7 602 474 #7 085 946 $772 936 $ 736 700 $2 449 181 $2 304 476 84 363 388 4 3532547 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) . 4 115 440 3 954 859 $15 312 $19 404 45 232 832 296 84054 896 6 3 903 139 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396)..... . 263 666 l 229 047 $1060 165 81 3 29 856 833 400 83 547 50 315 851 278 119 786 114 366 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts382 and394). .......................147 516 139 504 36 262 34 487 3 111 2 687 88 058 89 367 100 085 92 963 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and394) . . $237 672 143 983 56 217 40 409 1047 154 39 094 818 919 8141 314 84 501 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ......................29 381 $ 25 901 12 636 10 284 $143 180 $2 805 $2 818 $ 13 797 12 619 1-06
1-07. Total. . . . $21 181 654 (19 952 963 $8 983 066 $8 220 386 $810 637 $ 773 268 82 594 685 $2 419 154 88 793 266 $ 8 540 LBS 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 bysteamlocomotives (nettons) . . 1 018 737 940 823 567 594 497 491 50 548 45 442 143 505 133 317 257 090 264 573 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 22 192 501 21 871 870 163 630 168 127 289 020 251 110 21 739 851 21 452 633 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . 6 596 683 6 180 853 6 038 220 5 561 876 251 380 299 684 307 083 319 293 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . .46 897 55 862 20 403 17 776 26 494 38 086 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . . 2 029 766 1 295 521 643 544 602 456 169 072 102 251 1 017 150 590 814 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent) . . .1 381 1 291 559 478 8 8 128 125 686 680 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . .. 1 227 660 1 126 408 594 059 517 696 50 556 45 450 147 023 135726 436 022 427 536 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 4054 616 3 641 131 1 831 762 1 556 751 266 687 254 377 675 109 619 423 1 281 058 1 210 580 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 123 142 350 111 543 733 214 581 215 439 732 937 587 647 122 194 832 110 740647 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . . 60 951 421 53 005 866 37 406 341 31 851 127 14 479 639 12 991 110 9 065 441 8 163 629 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . .. 3 231 3 035 1 018 869 21 27 211 208 1 981 1 931 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 2 167 1 360 233 110 4 4 1 930 1 246 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . 4 924 486 4 423 241 1 862 467 1 583 131 284 336 269 376 679 687 623 133 2 097 996 1 947 601 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives (nettons). . . .. 1 247 283 1 244 987 632 981 615 021 43 055 41 202 223 151 216 242 348 096 372 522 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 57 165 476 57 034 043 273 789 349 625 625 014 623 225 56 266 673 56 061 193 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. . . 49 831 861 48 476 432 46 953 103 45 772 620 73 697 79 011 2 805 061 2 624 801 2-16
2-17. Electric current bymotor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . . 43 820 317 45 119 391 39 407 125 40 603 289 3 938 460 3 916 850 474 732 599 252 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). a/ . . 1 905 084 1 922 664 392 103 402 419 39 897 39 024 93 204 116 243 1 379 880 1 364 978 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). ....................... 2 779 752 1 540 550 287 364 280 302 20 702 3 555 558 088 235 260 1 913 598 1 021 433 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuelby motor-car trains (gallons). . . 195 693 141 842 24 376 24 533 107 442 53 393 63 875 63 916 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . . ... 1 736 1 774 620 619 3 5 79 93 1 034 1 057 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coalequivalent). . . .1 815 995 1 779 193 715 628 697 540 44 169 42 134 236 526 226 391 819 672 813 128 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: i/
3-01. Coalpurchased f. o. b mines (net tons) . . .. 6870 991 6 241 011 3334 967 2 943 012 391 389 365 707 1201 506 1 057 522 1 943 129 1 874 770 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 291 049 404 658 86 007 77 726 1 473 1 175 2 889 2 999 200 680 322 758 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .. . ..... 5416 302 5 154 122 118 778 111 267 3 049 3 430 66 610 40 632 5 227 865 4 998 785 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . . 191 097 013 180 170 930 144 415 025 137 637 031 20 520 920 18 803 464 8 672 086 7 939 162 17 488 982 15 791 273 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ................... .... 4 329 704 4 179 989 1378 181 1 310 860 166 043 123 593 338 271 342 325 2 447 209 2 403 211 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .......................... 7024 624 4 256 611 1 467 595 1 039 801 20 702 3 555 909 236 465 268 4 627 091 2 747 987 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coallpurchased f. o.b. mines.. .............. . ........ 12 857 907 $11 928 997 $6315979 $5710348 $761 504 $712 474 82256626 81961713 $3523798 3524462 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.points other thanmines. ..................... 1185590 $1638722 345653 302253 6 619 5 215 9 795 9 583 $623523 1 321 671 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased .. 4508088 5084 313 129 5142672 5133223 14 437 14658 77 662 (44184 84283317 4131064 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced ........... ... .......... 1 565 459 81 516 474 1 177 033 81 141 536 $101 989 $101 138 $118 629 $118 294 8167 808 55 506 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased ................ ... . 3...67 804 340921 (137 334 $ 23 310 810 015 87527 39 799 840478 1180656 169606 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuelpurchased. . 3.............................. 300 844 176 432 66 250 42 962 $1 047 $154 542 062 519 533 191 485 513783 444-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 2/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . . 1.87 1.91 1.89 1.94 187 181 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . . . 07 .05 4.02 3.89 9 4.44 3.204.10 $4.09 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons)..8 . . 3 1.20 1.20 46 1.35 1 .09 0.82 0 .3 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . .0.819 0.89 015 0.0829 0.497 0.1538 1.368 1.490" 0.960% 0.95% 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 8.49 8.16o 996 9.41 6.03 6.09 11.7 11.82 7.38 7.06 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 4. 4.4 .51 .13 5 4.33 4. 4.44. 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): .4 1 -0
6-01. Coal per net ton.. ..2...............................2257 82.65 $2.15 2.16 2-5 2.38 2.31 34 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . .. 1.1 0.0. 87 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.7 0. O 0... 0 0257 10 1 0 .9 0 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 7.52 7.1 .5 .l0 7.80 6.89 8.65% a.06. 7.12 6.770 6-04
6-05. Diesel fue Iper gallon . . . ..5 4.69 4.842 5.06 4.33 4.68 4.8 4.58 4.81 6-0
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. ounds of coal (steam locomotives) . ...... ........................ 719 720 691 690 796 796 746 736 75 .761 7-01
7-02. Gallonsof fueloil (steamlocomotives). . . .. 54.7 5451 \ .3.67 46.96 69... 72.9 54*93 54. 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).A/. ..... ...........1 108 110 105 1 154 129 138 7-0
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) ./. 9.0 9.7 7.5 7.4 10.7 11.3 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .. 5.59 5.57 5.10 5.02 7.60 7.91 5.79 5.2 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)J/ . . 670 680 635 639 796 796 712 713 695 75 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service: 114 117
8-01. unds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 103 104 105 106 71 72 114 117 104 106 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .73 .92 13.64 13.60 o 7.38 7.67 7.72 7.91 842
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 27.30 295 22.54 22.02 52.06 50.64 3074 30.93 8-08
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ..... . 102 103 102 103 73 74 114 117 103 105 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile--road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . 15.3 14.9 4.7 14.5 16.2 15.9 16.2 15.6 159 151 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 0.99 1.01 1.36 1.56 0.96 0.90 0.99 1.01 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 0.22 0.22 0.22 0.25 0.22 0.21 0.26 0.26 0.22 0.20 9-08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... ... ................... . 3.5 3.4 .4 27.5 33.3 5...7 05 9-054
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . 4: 0 27 .3 0.g .61 9-06
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . . .... .. .0.46 0.46 0.58 0.57 0.47 0.500
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . 0.21 0.19 0.19 0.23 0.23 0.18 0.18 0.19 9-07
9-08. Eauated pounds of fuel (all road nassenner service). .................... .. .. .13 91 13,7 1 13-.0 12.8 16.1 116.o 14.8 14.8lt 14.4 14.e 9-08


a/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electrio motor-oar trained. Theae quantities are
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
e Based on total cost of all fuel and power purobhased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard swviohing 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.








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 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1940 AND 1939


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

1940 1939 1940o 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 194o 1939

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service:
Total charges for,
1-01. Coal fur steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). .. .................. 28663 949$120 136 286 $66 17 080 $60845 572 $6 567 966 85 525 955 $22 168 903 $20 415 136 33 910 000 133 349 623 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). .... ................ $32 219 04 6 31 164 149 186 389 $88 848 631 262 483 397 31 501 395 30 591 904 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts 383,384, 395, and396) ....... .. .10 464 307 10 068 284 8 860009 8 561 697 $298 246 $244 0773 435 613 4411 80 $870 439 $841 334 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . . .. 1 134 496 1 076 424 $278 221 285 028 22 313 $20 278 675 855 $70 340 8758 107 $700 778 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and394). ....................... 1878 554 1 062048 $450 674 322 872 28 129 9 192 $366 662 152 024 $1 033 08 9 577 960 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ...................... $237 169 216 511 $100 300 $87 266 $1216 1 177 $27 528 $24 016 $108 125 104 052 1-06
1-Qu 07an Total ......................dpowerchargedtoyardandtrainaccounts: $174 597 521163743 702 $75792673 $70191283 $6917 870 $5800 65 $23705823 $21586093 68181155 $66165 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). ........................ 8703 758 7838 755 4 881 395 4 240 811 416 296 331 272 1 249 567 1136 566 2 156 500 2130 106 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 179 767 898 179 714 470 1 519 924 1545 640 3 393557 3094 711 174 854 417 175 074 119 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . . 53 115 004 48 588 544 48 606 004 44 073 423 2 348 044 2442 693 2 160 956 2072 428 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . . 438 838 448 792 182 867 160 655 255 971 288 137 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). .. . . 14 852 379 9 022 246 6 330 826 4 628 899 1 356797 822 341 7 164 756 3 571 006 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . 11 016 10 967 4 124 3 953 61 57 1 188 1 047 5 643 5 910 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coalequivalent). . . 10 345 418 9 318 255 5 088 080 4 399 814 416 357 331 329 1 283 455 1 162 391 3 557 526 3 424 721 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons) . . 33 462 232 29 687 351 15 355 318 13 242 509 2 243 015 1 818 300 6 027 958 5 343 721 9 635 941 9 282 821 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 981 183 336 897 056 143 770 360 826 227 8 557 930 7 965 338 971 655 046 888 264 578 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). ........................ 491 458 382 432260 008 308 944 849 283 471 087 121 017 130 93 852 152 61496403 54936769 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . ... 26 420 25 420 8 140 7 294 177 175 1 889 1 664 16 214 16 287 2-11
2-12. Allother fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . .. 24 313 10 288 1 629 1 072 35 38 22 649 9 178 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednet tons-coal equivalent). . . .. 40353 255 35 949 839 15 602 609 13470 142 2 389 514 1 926 518 6 080822 5 392 836 16 20 310 15 160 343 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coalbysteamlocomotives(nettons). . . 10260 629 10 201 536 5 108035 4 924 371 370794 357 574 2058 382 1982 502 2723 418 2937 089 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . 435 367 874 424 067 547 1 018 175 1 105 585 12 228 751 11 995 135 422 120 948 410 966 827 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . . 400 147 790 376 954 886 379 500001 356 811 525 606 094 591 997 20041 695 19 551 364 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). . .. 380 946 720 376 813 705 343 587 283 339 576 738 33 512 431 32 621 061 3 847 006 4 615 906 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). / . . .14 617 800 15 109 984 2 947 446 3 138 316 281 491 305 369 648 356 911 564 10 540 507 10 754 735 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . . 21 633 803 12082 383 2 400 721 2 248 018 612 875 169 042 4 909 651 1 954 352 13 710 556 7 710 971 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 1 578 579 1 066 039 225 097 198 853 923 028 471 225 430454 395 961 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 13 803 13 80o 4 078 4 073 35 40 824 715 8 866 8 978 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent). .. . . 14 614 240 14 233 511 5 786 593 5 580 027 383 545 366 291 2 216 165 2 107 418 6 227 937 6 179 775 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: b/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) . . 56 966 879 50 694 984 28 267 600 24 511 385 3 447 736 2731 205 10 293 246 8 942 959 14 956 297 14 509 435 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 2 478 968 2 602 808 755 059 975 464 13 478 9 772 24 473 23 690 1 685 958 1 593 882 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). 42 079 019 39 205 596 1 144 827 1 056 510 21 938 20 634 743 526 657 015 40 168 729 37 471 437 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . 1565 118098 1458 6908301195 219 1601136 176 809 170231 644 138742 206 76481919 69350775 123 185 375 114 421 040 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) ..... ... .............. 31 506433 30 355 334 9 565 674 9 247 427 1 129 329 793 255 2646400 2558413 18 165 030 17756 239 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . 50 986 100 30 647 152 11 700 117 8 647 832 612 875 169 042 8 109 296 3737 142 30 563 812 18 093 136 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o.b. mines . . . .. $.106 943 491 97095 378 $53566 763 $47814 237 $6725 456 $5 440700 $19343 279 $16918 973 $27 307 993 $26 921 468 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf. o.b. points other than mines.. . . $ 10 105 224 11 01649C $3058 223 64314102 658983 644 352 $84072 $82722 $6903946 $6575314 4-02
4-03. Fueloil purchased ................. . 5 035 708 2 695 916 1 527 351 1 246 464 $31 661 28 448 $ 879 405 $622 163 $32 597 291 $30 798 821 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. ... . ................... 977 725 382 142 9 842 811 9 435 149 836 187 $747 695 1 047 399 $1 008 702 1 251 328 1 190 596 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased . .............................. 2 575 694 2 399 716 924 800 873 213 70 675 $47 342 315 513 289 736 1 264 706 1 19 425 4-05
4-06.Dieselfuelpurchased. . . .. 2 255 000 1 297 464 557 863 362 593 28 129 $9 192 399 815 163 298 1 269 193 $762 381 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 9/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . . .... i.8 1.92 1.89 $1.95 61.95 61.99 61.8g $1.89 31.g83 1.86 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . . .... .0 4.23 14.05 (4.42 4.38 14.54 3.44 3.49 4.09 4.13 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . .. .83 .g3 .33 1.18 .44 1.38 $1.18 $0.95 0.81 0.82 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . .0.829 0.849 0.824 0.8 0 0.491 0.539% 1.3690 1.454 1.016 1.041 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . ... 8.18. 7.910 9.67 9.4~14 6.26 5.974 11.92% 11.32% 6.960 6.70 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon ........ . . ... 4.42 4.23 4.77 4.19 4.59 5.44 4.930 74.37% 4.150 4.21% 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . . ... 2.45 2.52 2.60 2.72 $2.17 $2.20 2.37 $2.41 2.30 2.32 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . 0.85 .0.87 .$.10 .1.07 $1.10 $0.88 7o.84 $0.87 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . 0.799 0.817 0.820 0.836 0.245 0.25 1.215 1.258 0.994 1. 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . 6.99 .6 8.49 7.9 6. 8.9 7.72 6.99 6.7 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . .. 4.82% 4.655 4.988 4.53 4.59 5.44 5.10 4.68 4.689 4.70 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .785 781 758 760 858 825 807 791 825 816 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 59.10 59.38 50.74 52.29 73.91 767 58.9 59.22 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)., e/. . . 114 113 111 110 16 165 141 44 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives).t . 10.2 9.7 8.5 7.7 12.0 11.3 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 5.91 5.78 5.4 5.38 8.03 857 6.10 5.89 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)./ ........73 742 700 706 859 825 772 768 756 776 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . .115 117 117 118 81 83 128 126 117 119 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . .. 8.15 8.23 15.94 17.53 7.77 7.88 8.15 8.23 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 28.85 28.65 24.23 2455 52.03 51.68 31.40 31.79 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) . . 112 113 114 11 82 85 127 126 113 114 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . . ... 16.7 16.2 16.4 16.0 16.9 16.6 16.4 15.7 17.4 16.8 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . . 1.06 1.07 1.59 1.48 0.93 0.96 1.06 1.07 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . .0.4 0.22 0.26 0.26 0.40 0.34 0.25 0.26 0.23 0.21 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 27.8 28.6 39 3.7 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . . 5.05.7 6.0 5.7 5.9 5.7 5. 5.7
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . 0.46 0.46 0.59 0.57 0.47 0.48 0.41 0.410.44 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . 0.21 0.18 0.23 0.22 0.25 019 0.16 0.17 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). . .........0 14.8 14.4 .1 16.7 16.6 15.1 14.9 15.5 15.4 9-08
U 5 GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFiCE 1940-0-245436
a/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-oar trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-05.
/ Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
o/ Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
d/ Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.





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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
IJ IX, l F 1 Compiled from 160 reports representing 170 steam railways
S~_, N1. (CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
| FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1940 AND 1939


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
,EPQ TOIT UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
----_---" ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1940 1939 1940 1939 19140 1939 1940o 1939 1940 1939

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) .. . . (15 427 913 $15 374 869 $7 833 720 $7 586 773 $768 414 $786 581 $ 2 395 488 $2 391 940 $4 430 291 $4 609 575 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). . $4 149 440 $4 113 537 $13 575 $17 358 46 057 035 432 $4 089 808 $4 060 747 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383,384,395, and396) . . 1279 276 $1 246 785 $1 76759 1 054 478 $33 293 $31 362 $48 720 46 211 $120 504 $114734 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382and 394) .. 139 117 8139192 32 493 635151 2 736 $ 2568 $7 393 $8 522 $96 495 92 951 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). . . 253 583 $148691 57 531 41 197 $1 007 $189 $39 886 $20148 $155 159 87157 1-05
1-06. Otherfuels (Accounts382and394) ......................$28 694 $25 361 11 332 $9 444 $158 $159 $2 988 $2 907 $14 216 12 851 1-06
1-07. Total. .. . .................... .............. $21 278 023 $21 048 435 $9 025410 $8 744 401 $805 608 $820 859 $2 540 532 $2 505160 $8 906 473 $8 978 015 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). . . 1021029 1 002 561 574 908 539 451 49 057 46 523 136 376 138 866 260 688 277 721 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 22832 223 22 594 846 173 902 174 143 297 297 275 227 22361 024 22 145 476 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) ........................ 6 398 372 6 091 187 58 630081 5 451 452 238 057 259 402 330 234 380 333 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . . .49 034 65 228 19 378 21 301 29 656 43 927 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) ... . . 2073 859 1 381 674 674 821 617 777 164 438 112 226 1 034 600 651 671 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). . . .. 1 285 1 351 475 520 7 7 124 135 679 689 2-06
2-07.Total(equatednettons-coalequivalent). . .. ... 1235800 1194720 603 200 559 912 49064 46 530 139604 141455 443 932 446823 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal bysteamlocomotives (nettons) . . .. 4140 838 4 054 490 1 854 420 1 748 980 264 529 279059 675 970 663 149 1 345 919 1 363 302 2-08
2-09. Fuel oillby steam locomotives (gallons). . . .. 129 334 003 123562948 154 918 201 756 787 166 676 759 128 391 919 122 684 433 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . . 62 407 588 58 123 045 38 359 839 35 407 526 14 737 580 14 353 985 9 310 169 8 361 534 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 3 350 3 002 983 852 24 26 215 196" 2 128 1 928 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . . 1 938 1 679 182 144 4 5 1 752 1 530 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ............... 5052 608 4 918 116 1885 399 1 777 966 282 033 295144 680 875 667 378 2204 301 2 177 628 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). . . 1 184788 1 203 361 611 646 598 727 42 654 41 417 214 626 214 473 315 862 348 744 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .. 52 691 524 53 030 011 229 293 272 122 606 940 615 247 51 855 291 52 142 642 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) . . 51 439 426 48 926 160 48 654 801 46 214 880 86 821 82 339 2 697 804 2 628 941 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilovatt-hours) . . 41305783 43 095672 37307 742 39 067734 3 561 846 3 486 946 436 195 540992 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 1790 702 1 856 000 356 322 397049 34 187 37 099 84 381 112 346 1 315 812 1 309 506 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . . 3 154 942 1 611 821 302 089 279 231 23 694 4073 584 737 244 676 2244 422 1 083 841 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . . 212 286 152 507 34 518 21 448 113 218 74 388 64 550 56 671 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . ........1 688 1 610 551 506 4 5 81 80 1 052 1 019 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . 1 728 461 1 709 871 692 821 679 665 43 706 42 314 227 735 224 415 764 199 763 477 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:bb/
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) . . .. 6941 914 6 615646 3494 844 3 115567 419 744 387 413 1066 331 1 144 027 1960995 1 968639 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) . . 345 014 349 908 102 877 120 267 1 246 1 132 1 986 2 840 238 905 225 669 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . . 5135214 5193238 126 503 120 478 2301 2284 57 304 69349 4949106 5001127 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) . . 189 560734 184750893 142 340096 140091 491 20753 305 20117112 8 951225 8197166 17.516108 16 345124 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .... . . 4 036 407 4 094 754 1386 660 1 311 176 166 891 73 235 287 424 330 176 2195 432 2 380167 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . .. 6879 770 4 036157 1519 323 1 057837 23 694 4073 858 835 399 463 4 477 918 2 574784 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o. b. mines . . . $12 968 663 $12 624 951 $6564 637 $5 968 835 $828 478 $760798 $1 990 342 $2163648 $3585 206 $3 731670 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines. . . 1414 458 81 442798 426 802 $501 540 45 609 55035 $7 455 $9571 $974 592 $926 652 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil pumtchased . . . 4269 330 4 238 999 $154 425 $145 043 3 129 3 104 $66 725 $72 459 $4045 051 $4018 393 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced . . 1571 610 1 540669 1 178 259 $1 167 953 $105 311 $99 144 $121 006 $113 712 167 034 159860 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased ..............................344 612 $337 242 $135 941 $124 382 9 818 $4 44 8 37 616 37 240 8161 237 171 172 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased . . . .... 290 377 176 073 $66 217 $44 901 11 007 $189 837 000 17 412 $186 153 113 571 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production :O/ 196 189 $1 / 51
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases)............................$87 $1.91 $1,88 $1.92 $1,97 $1.96 $1.87 1.89 $1.83 1690 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) : : : : : : : : .......................$4.10 $4.12 $4.15 4.17 4.50 4.45 $375 $3.37 4.08 14.-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . ....0.8 0.83 1.22 $1.20 $1.36 1.36 1.16 1.04. 0.82 $0.80 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . . 0.8% 0.834 0.820 0.840% .50% 0.493 1.0352 1.37% 0.954 0.97 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . . 8.5 8.2. 9.8% 9. 5.88 6.01 09 '. .9 3-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon.. . . . 4.:22 4.36WM 4.36% 4.2w4% 4.25% 4.: 0414.51% 4.3L% 4.16% 4.41 3-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): / .
6-01. Coal per net ton .f .i .(e ...lomtes. . . .1284g.3 47.8 42.67 4. 6. 2. .2 -0


7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:

7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . .110 108 109 105 1 152 119 138 7-0
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-eolctric locomotives)/.. . .9.8 10.4 7.9 8.5 -7.82 .95 1.6 7-504
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotivesp). ... . ...5.6 560 51 5 6 8.1 0 7-0
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)../. . ... .. 683 690 65 655 811 79 69 7 7 70 7-0
8. Fuel and pwer consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including locomotives and tenders)-road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .......................104 104 107 105 73 72 115 115 105 109 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ........................7.72 7.87 16.5 14. 740 7.32 7.7 7.86 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . 27.49 27.214 22.94 .3 49.96 49.20 30.69 32.31 8-04
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ...... . .10 103 103 102 75 74 15 115 103 106 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service: 1 16. 16.1 16.2 15. 16*5 1 1
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ... ........................ .. 15.7 15.1 15. 14.7 6.0 16.1 16 15.8 16.5 151 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ...... ....................... ..1.02 1.03 1.61 1.68 0.95 0.887 1.01 1.03 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ............ ...................... .025 0.22 0.23 0.421 0.26 0.29 0.28 0.27 0.24 0.2k 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . ..... .... .2 5 4224 3; 4954 2O.l 23.*9 9.3 2 -04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) vic . . 1 5.... 10 0. 041 0.1 0. 1 0.4 -4
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) .......... ....................... 0 0 0 0 0. 0. 0.2 .10 .1 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . . 0.22 0.22 0.3. 0.202 02 0.2 0. 9-08



SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotve, station, shop or other use.
9/ Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
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statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
SEPTEMBER, 1940








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 160 reports representing 170 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER, 1940 AND 1939

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

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939

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). . ... $144089662 135 511 156 $73850800 068 432 345 $7 336 380 $6 312 536 $24562 191 $22807 076 38 340291 $37 959 199 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts382 and 394).. . 36 368 031 $35 281 279 $99 964 $106 216 677 319 (518 829$ 35 590 748 $34656 234 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383,384,395, and 396). . . 11 743 583 $11335 069 9936768 $9 616 175 $331 539 $275 435 $484333 487 391 $990943 $ 956 068 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382and394). . . 1 273613 1 215616 $310714 $320 179 25049 $ 22846 $83 248 $78 862 $854 602 793 729 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). . . 2 132 138 $1210738 $508 205 $364 069 829 136 9 381 $406 548 $172 172 $1 188 249 $ 665 116 1-05
1-06. Otherfuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ...................... 265862 $241 871 $111 632 $96 710 $1 374 1 336 $30 516 $26 923 $122 340 $ 116902 1-06
1-07. Total. .................................$195 872 889184795 729 $84818083 $78935694 $7723478 $6621 534 $26244155 $24091 253 $77087 173 $75 147 248 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). ....................... 9 724 632 8 841 316 5 456 303 4780 262 465 353 377 795 1 385 788 1 275 432 2 417 188 2 407 827 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ...................... 202 590 989 202 340 453 1 693 826 1 719783 3690 854 3 369938 197 206 309 197 250 732 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . 59 513 376 54 679 731 54 436 085 49 524 875 -- 2 586 101 2702 095 2 491 190 2 452761 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). .............................487 872 514 020 202 245 181 956 285 627 332 064 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . 16926 238 10403920 7205647 5246 676 1 521 235 934 567 8 199356 4222677 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent) . . .12 301 12 319 4 599 4 473 68 64 1 312 1 182 6 322 6 600 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coalequivalent)... . . 11 582 066 10513 160 5 692 337 4 959 726 465421 377 859 1 422 903 1 303 846 4001 405 3 871 729 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons) . . 37602 253 33741 841 17 209 738 14 991 489 2 507 544 2097 359 6 703 111 6 006 870 11 181 860 10 646 123 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . . .. L 110 517 339L020 736 495 925 278 1 027983 9345096 8 642097100 246 965L 011 066 415 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) ........................ 553 865 970 490 383 053 347 304 688 316 878 613 135 754 710 108 206 137 70 806 572 63 298 303 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent) . .. 29 777 28 422 9 130 8 146 201 201 2 104 1 860 18 342 18 215 2-11
2-12. Allother fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . . 26 251 11 967 1 811 1 216 39 43 24 401 10 708 2-12
2-13. Total (equatednet tons--coalequivalent) . . 45 405053 40868 653 17 488015 15 248 108 2671 547 2 221 662 6 760880 6060 214 18 484 611 17 338 669 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons) . . 11 445 413 11 404 897 5719 681 5 523 098 413 448 398 991 2 273004 2 196 975 3039 280 3 285 833 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . 488 043 163 477 175 797 1 247 468 1 377 707 12 835 691 12 610 382 473 960004 463 187 708 2-15
2-16. Electric current bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. .................. 451 587 216 425 881 046 428 154 802 403 026 405 692 915 674 336 22739 499 22 180 305 2-16
2-17. Electriccurrentbymotor-cartrains (kilowatt-hours). ................. 422 252 503 419 909 377 380 b95 025 378 644 472- 37 074 277 36 108 007 4 283 201 5 156 898 2-17
2-18. Gasoline bymotor-car trains (gallons).aJ./ .................. 16408 502 16 965 984 3 303 768 3 535 365 315 678 342 468 932 737 1 023 910 11 856 319 12064 241 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuelbylocomotives (gallons). ....................... 24788745 13694 204 2 702 810 2 527 249 636 569 173 115 5 494 388 2 199 028 15 954 978 8794 812 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) ..................... 1790865 1218 546 259 615 220 301 1036 246 545 613 495 004 452 632 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equatednet tons-coalequivalent) .........................15491 15 416 4 629 4 579 39 45 905 795 9 918 9 997 2-21
2-22. Total (equatednettons--coalequivalent). ..................... 16 340877 15 943 84 6 477 692 6259 692 427 251 408 605 2443 896 2 331 833 6 992038 6943 71 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: I/
3-01. Q Citoalpurchased f.o.b.mines(nettons).. ....................... 63908793 57310 630 31762444 27626952 3 867480 3 118 618 11359577 10086 986 16919292 16478074 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) ............ 2 823 982 2 952 716 857 936 1 095 731 14 724 10 904 26 459 26 530 1 924 863 1 819 551 3-02
3-03. Fuel oilpurchased (barrels) 47 214 23: 44 398 835 1271 330 1176 988 24 239 22 918 800 830 726 364 45 117 834 42472 565 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased andproduced (kilowatt-hours). ................ 754 678 832L643 441 705L 337 559 256L76 268 282 190 984 949 1S8 859 518 85 433 144 77547 941 140701483 130766 164 -04
3-05. Gasoline purchased gallons). . 35542 84C 34450 106 10952 334 10558 621 1 296 220 866 490 2 933 824 2 888 589 20360 462 20 136406 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .................. ........ ... 57 865 870 34683309 13219440 9705 669 636 569 173 115 8968131 4136 605 35041730 2066792 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel andppower at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchasend o. b. mines..s.r.i.:... ..................$119 912 154 $109 720 329 $60 131 400 $53 783 072 $7 553 934 $ 6 201 498 $21 333 621 $19 082 621 $ 30 893 199 $30 653 138 4-01
4-02. Coal purchasedf.o.b.pointsotherthan mines . . 11519 682 $12459 288 3 485 025 14 815 642 $64 592 $49 387 $91 527 $92 293 $7 878 538 $7501 966 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased. ........ . . ... 39 305 03 36 934 925 1 681 776 1 391 537 $34 790 $31 552 $946 131 $694 622 $36642342 $34 817 214 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. ....................... 14 549 33 $13 922 811 $11 021 070 10 603 102 $941 498 $846 839 $1 168 405 $1 122 414 $1 418 363 $ 1 350 456 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased ...... . . ...... 2 920 30 2736 959 $1 060 741 997 595 $80493 $51 790 $353 129 $326 976 81 425 943 $1 360 598 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. ............... ... ......... .... .. 2 545377 1 473 536 3624 080 1407 494 $29 136 $9 381 $436 815 $180 710 81 455 346 $ 875 951 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 1.91 1.89 $1.95 $1.95 $1.99 $1.88 $1.89 $1.83 $1.86 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases)........................ .4.08 $4.22 ,4.06 14.39 14.-9 t4.53 13.46 $3.48 4.09 ,14.12 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . .. ..... 0.83 0.83 81.32 1.18 1.44 11.38 1.18 $0.96 (0.81 10.82 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . ..........0.29 0.847 0.824 0.831 0.49 0533 1.536 1.4475 1.008 1.033 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . . ....... 8..22 4 9.69 9 6.21 5.98 12.04 11.32 7.00 6.76 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . .4.40 4.250 :4.72 20 4.58 5-.4227 4. 4.7 4.157 4.24 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): I/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . . .2.45 2.51 12.60 22.71 $2.17 $2.20 92.37 92.4l 1.520 2.32 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . . ...... 0.85 $0.87 81.09 81.08 1.10 088 00.64 6 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . .0.790%< 0.6815 0.821o 0.836 0.2 04.23 0. 1.2210 1.2560 0.9880 1.0270 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . . .... 7.47 7.02% 8.62 8.46 7.9 7 8.93 770 7.01 6.52 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . . 4.79 4.65% 4.95% 4.52 4.586 5.42 5.050 4.68 4.660 4.700 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . 779 775 75 75 853 820 799 76 818 09 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .. . . .58.7 58.90 50.4 51.5 73.98 75.89 5.73 58.75 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). /. . . 11 112 111 109 16 16 138 14 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)L /. . 10.2 9.8 8.4 7. 12.0 11.4 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . . 5.88 5.78 5.58 5.37 8.01 .53 6.o 5.93 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)./.p./ ..727 736 695 &99 853 820 764 763 751 769 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). . . 114 115 116 116 80 81 126 125 116 117 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .. 8.10 8.18 16.03 16.76 7.74 .7.83 8.10 8.18 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . . 28.69 28.47 24.08 24.29 51.79 51.33 31.30 31.6 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) . . .... 111 112 112 113 81 83 126 124 111 113 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train ear-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . . 16.6 16.1 16.3 15.9 16.6 16.6 16.4 15.7 17.3 16.6 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . .1.06 1.07 1.59 1.52 0.93 0.95 1.6 1.07 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .0.24 0.22 0.26 0.2 0.40 0.34 0.26 0.2 0.23 0.21 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .......................3.5 3. 35.5 3.5 27.6 27.9 3.8 3.7 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). .......................9 5.6 5.9 5. 5.9 5.7 50. O 5 9-06
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . . 0.46 0.46 0.59 0.57 0.47 0.49 0.41 0.41 0.4 0.4 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . . 0.22 0.18 0 23 0.22 0.24 0.19 0.17 0.17 9-07
9-08. Eouated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .................. 114.9 114.7 1.3 13.9 16.6 16.5 15.0 14.9 15.5 15.3 9-08
!/ Includes 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.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop or other use.
Based on total oost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
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.
Inoludea gasoline consumed per yard switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.







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FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 170 steam railways /
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 1940 AND 1939


I SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICTITEM
EP. TOAY ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.M

1940o 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939
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). . $17 114 728 $17 602 211 $8 681 764 $8 829 749 $806 702 $886 983 $2 762 321 $2 731 855 $4 863 941 $5 153 624 1-01
1-02. Fueloil for steamlocomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .$4 655 617 $4 492 037 $13 245 $15 398 53 679 $43 726 $4 588 693 $4 432 913 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). $1 336 088 $1 313080 $1 131 413 $1 099 030 $33 118 $36343 $51 359 $54 129 120 198 $123 578 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). .. .. . $148594 $148029 $36284 35770 $2976 $2970 $7 674 $9710 101 660 $99579 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). ..... .... $269 752 $164 843 669 598 46 356 $1 081 $151 $42 230 $23235 $156 843 $95 101 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394).. . $30240 $29 130 11 707 12 178 $183 $173 $3 782 $3 587 $13 4 568 $1 192 1-06
1-07. Total. . . $23555019 $23 749 330 $9 944 011 $10 038 481 $844 060 $926 620 $2 921 045 $2 866 242 $9845 903 $9 917 987 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 (net tons) .. .. . 1153 769 1 203359 645 250 665 007 53 340 55 716 161 241 161 858 293 938 320 778 2-01
2-02. Fueloilbysteamlocomotives (gallons). . .. 25 598 304 25 226 632 208 332 207 666 366 088 344 537 25 023 884 24 674 429 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . ... 6 884 915 6 328 467 6 288 089 5 622 900 248 963 304 418 347 863 401 149 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . .57 852 72 732 24 281 23 869 33 571 48 863 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . 2 290 952 1 551 827 997 994 688 442 195 490 131 260 1097 468 732 125 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 1 459 1 465 496 575 9 7 158 170 796 713 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent).. . 1392 353 1 418376 677128 687691 53 349 55723 165277 165380 496599 509 582 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 895, and 396),
2-08. Coal bysteam locomotives (net tons). . 4 632 859 4 742 007 2 069 452 2 111 895 274 208 315 868 786 898 778 973 1 502 301 1 535 271 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil bysteam locomotives (gallons) .. . 150 310.653 141 455 662 157 274 176 351 980 311 920 377 149 173 068 140 358 934 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) . 66 855 031 65 212 123 42 637 698 39757235 14 887 820 15452874 -- 9329 513 10 002014 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) 3 661 3 489 1 097 1 071 27 27 259 243 2 278 2 148 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent),......... 2 632 1 840 199 177 5 5 2 428 1 658 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . 5686 259 5 733 273 2 103 638 2 144 175 292 120 333 878 792 997 784 699 2 497 504 2 470 521 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 1 224 335 1 244 135 628 117 624 616 45 505 43 587 231 879 223 889 318 834 352 043 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil bysteam locomotives (gallons) .... . .. 53 280 079 53 840 089 176 681 194 349 650 166 652 903 52 453 232 52 992 837 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) . 52 790 974 50 215 498 50034 206 47 669 466 88 214 71 820 2 668 554 2 474 212 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 46 858 163 46 498973 42 462 802 41760474 3965 640 4126 718 429 721 611 781 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car train(gallons) .. . 1 866 161 1 891 580 393 096 390 805 35 884 41 967 94 770 120 863 1 342 411 1 337 945 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons).. . 3 3304 953 1 722 404 465 605 284 432 23 867 3 544 602 855 257 053 2 212 626 1 177 376 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) . 205760 149092 38 119 16 421 106 962 103 291 60 679 29 380 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 1 813 1 733 534 578 5 5 104 103 1 170 1 047 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . .. 1782 384 1 760 602 718 727 708 431 46 601 44 563 245 777 234 889 771 279 772 719 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
8-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). .. . 77396 745 8 047793 3645 541 3 972 924 420 141 483 625 1235 824 1 331 127 2 09? 239 2 260 117 3-01
8-02. Coalpurchasedf.o.b. points other than mines (nettons). .. 338 827 429 384 103 201 119 539 1 113 1 296 2 961 3 090 231 552 305 459 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . 6 012 240 5 652 961 148 537 139 818 3 061 2 687 69 974 75 161 5 790 668 5 435 295 8-03
8-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). 201 377 908 197 327 390 155 691 667 149 029 628 19 394 795 21 834 867 8 705 545 8 413 907 17 385 901 18 048 988 3-04
8-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . 4 162 703 4 037 346 1 285 207 1 275 560 176 969 109 822 381 583 387 645 2 318 944 2 264 319 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .... . 7 381 441 4 284 453 1745 216 1 217 6"58 23 867 3 544 1 024 258 586 314 4 588 100 2 476 937 8-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchasedf. o.b. mines . . $14 120 210 $15 287 491 $7 114 539 $7 599 450 $823 586 $946 236 $2352257 $2513615 $3 829 828 4 228 190 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines ......... . 1391 326 $1 750 642 $424 136 $486 792 $4 934 $5743 11 497 $10 676 $950 759 1 247 431 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . 5 030 802 $4 695 126 $196 111 $180 652 $4 194 3 647 80 490 178 702 $4750 007 14 432 125 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced ... .... .1645874 1 608610 $1258607 $1 219 448 $102 204 $13 358 $20040 $116 367 165023 $169437 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. ..................... 343 320 $343003 $122 435 $124 521 $10 4365 6 842 943 772 45 906 $166 677' 165 734 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . . .312 697 $183 597 $76 026 $53 505 $1 081 $151 $44 950 $26 380 $190 640 $103 561 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:s
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). ............... $1.91 $1.90 $1.95 1.91 .6 1.6 1.90 $1.89 1.83 $1.87 5-01
5-02. Coal pernet ton (other purchases). .. . $4.11 $4.08 4.11 4.07 14.4113 $4.13 3.88 $3.46 4.11 $4.08 5-02
5-08. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . 0.84 $0.83 1.32 $1.29 $1.7 1.37 6 1.15 $1.05 $0.82 $0.82 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . 0.817% 0.-150 0.o;07 0.818 0.5274 0.730 1.379% 1.383 0.949% 0.939% 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . 8.2 8.50 53 9.76 5.90. 6.23 11.47 11.8 7.19 .32. 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon ... . 4.2 4.29 4.36 4'.39: 4.539 4.26 U4.39 4.50 4.:16 4.18" 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and tram fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4
6-01. Coal per net ton. ..................... $2.44 $245 $2.60 $2.60 $2.16 $2.l4 $2.34 $2.35 $2.30 $2.33 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .................... .0.85 $0.86 $1.03 $1.12 1.13 0.96 0.85 to.85 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ........ 0.71 0.780 0.80 0.815 0.221 0.2341 1.219% 1.222 0.941% 0.96 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . 7.% -55 8.54 8.46 .2 7.0% 8.10 6.03 7.33 7.2 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuelper gallon . . 4.56 4.71 4.6 4.65 4.5 4.64.66 4.73 4.5 .7 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 748 755 723 727 853 840 767 783 781 789 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . .. 57.25 57.38 47.26 44.77 76.99 74.41 57.14 57.33 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s5. . 113 106 10 99 159 155 155 157 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives).. 10.2 11.1 8.6 8.5 11.9 12.9 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesellocomotives). . 5.67 5.5 5.18 5.36 7.98 7.95 5.87 6.09 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s 6 . 696 716 662 680 853 840 732 758 718 744 7-06
8. Fuelandpowerconsumedperl,OO00grosston-miles(includingsoesB. ,satenders)-roadfreightservice:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 110 110 111 111 79 76 120 120 110 115 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fueloil (steam locomotives). . 7.89 8.13 16.74 17.34 7.16 7.66 7.89 8.13 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . .. 27.29 28.54 23.10 23.71 49.78 52.06 30.62 32.11 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . 107 108 1081008 81 78 120 120 108 111 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 15.5 15.8 16.7 16.7 16.6 16.3 17.0 16.7 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 1.03 1.05 2.09 2.02 0.92 0.87 1.03 1.05 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . .. 0.24 0.23 0.24 0.25 0.25 0.23 0.26 0.27 0.23 0.22 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . .. 3.5 3.5 3. 3. 26.3 24.4 4.1 3.7 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . .. 5.6 5.4 5.6 5. 5.4 5.8 6.0 57 9-0
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains).. . 0. 46 0.46 0.59 0.56 0.46 0.47 0.41 0.41 0.44 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . 0.21 0.21 0.2 0.23 0.23 0.25 0.17 0.13 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service).. 14.5 14.6 13.6 13.8 16.5 16.7 15.2 15.4 15.1 15.1 9-08


I Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
2Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
S Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during g the period of report.


4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
sIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor car.
6Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching-hour by gasoline rail motor cars.
1/This statement excludes fuel (gasoline) statistics for passenger-train service for Oklahoma
which discontinued passenger service September 10, 1940.


City-Ada-Abeta Railway Company


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
OCTOBER, 1940








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 160 reports representing 170 steam railways]/
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-230 (@S-E)


FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER, 1940 AND 1939

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

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939


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 894). .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). .
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 8382 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 884),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .... . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . ..
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . .
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . ..
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent) ..
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . .
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . ..
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. . .
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ..
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . ..
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) ..
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). ..
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car train (gallons)1. . ...
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . .
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . .
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . ..
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
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) . . ..
8-06. 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.c .. . .
4-05. Gasoline purchased . . ..
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. .. . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and productions
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 tram 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)s5..............
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) .6 .
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . .
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).5 6 . .
8. Fuelandpowerconsnmedperl,000grosston-miles(includinglocos. andtenders)-roadfreightservice:
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. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). .


$161 198 906
841 023 574
13 079 671
:11 419 388
2 402 884
$296 103
$219 420 526

10 878 401
228 180 965
66 398 291
546 063
19 217 190
13 756
12 974 365
42 235 112
1 260Y 832 195
620 721 001
33 438
30 111
51 092 565
12 669 746
541 323 242
504 378 190
469 110 666
18 245 530
28 093 698
1 996 625
17 304
18 123 099
71 305 538
3 162 809
53 226473
1 956 056 740
39 676 411
65 247 311
$134 032 362
12 911 007
44 335 839
16 195 211
53 260 823
$2 858 074


$153 113 368
S39 773 316
12 647 910
S1 360 794
1 375 582
$ 271 001
$208 541 971

10 044 675
227 567 085
61 008 198
586 752
11 955 747
13 784
11 931 624
38 483 848
1 162 192 154
555 573 449
31 911
13 807
46 601 909
12 649 028
531 015 886
476 096 544
466 408 350
18 826 967
15 416 608
1 367 638
17 149
17 704 279
65 358 425
3 382 099
50 051 796
1 840 747 368
38 456 855
38 967 762
$125 007 820
114 209 930
41 630 051
15 531 182
3 077 111
S1 657134


$82 527 080.
$ 113 209
$11 068 181
: 346 998
578 798
$ 123 339
$94 757 605

6.101 553
1 902 158
60 724 174
226 865
8 203 641
5 091
6 369 466
19 279 190
1 082 552
389 942 386
10 227
3 238
19 592 881
6 347 798
1 424 149
478 189 008'
423 357 827
3 696 864
3 168 415
297 734
5 163
7 196 419
35 407 985
961 137
1 419 867
1 493 450 923
12 237 541
14 964 656
$67 245 939
(:3 909 161
1 877 887
$12 279 677
$1 183 191
$700 106


$77 262
$121
$10 714
S355
410
$ 108
$88 973


5 445 269
1 927 449
55 147 775
205 825
5 935 118
5 048
5 647 417
17 103 384
1 204 334
358 614 121
9 217
1 393
17 392 266
6 147 714
1 572 056
450 695 871
420 404 946
3 926 170
2 811 680
236 722
5 157
6 968 123
31 599 877
1 215 270
1 316 806
1 425 276 183
11 834 181
10 923 327
$61 382 522
(5 302 434
1 572 189
$11 822 311
$1-122 116
$460 999


$8 143 082
$(64 657
928 025
$30 217
(1 557
$8 567 538

518 693



77
518 770
2 781 752
150 642 530
228

2 963 667
458 953
781 129
351 562
660 436
44
473 852
4 287 621
15 837.
27 300
210 379 744
1 473 189
660 436
$8 377 520
69 526
(38 984
$1 043 702
-90 929
130 217


$7 199 519
311 778
525 816
9 532
1 509
$7 548 154

433 511



71
433 582
2 413 227
123 659 011
228

2 555 540
442 578
746 156
384 435
176 650
50
453 168
3 602 243
12 200
25 605
180 694 185
976 312
176 659
$7 147 734
$ 55 130
$35 199
$950 197
$58 632
$ 9 532


$27 324 512
$730 998
$535 692
$90 922
$ 448 778
$34 298
$29 165 200

1 547 029
4 056 942
2 835 064
1 716 725
1 470
1 588 180
7 490 009
10 325 407
2 363
44
7 553 877
2 504 883
13 485 857
41 039 917
1 027 507
6 097 243
1 143 208
1 009
2 689 673
12 595 401
29 420
b70 804
94 138 689
3 315 407
9 992 3b9

$23 685 877
$103 023
$1 026 620
$1 288 446
$396 902
$481 765


$25 538 931
(562 555
(541 520
$ 88 572
$195 407
$30 510
$26 957 495

1 437 290
3 714 475
3 006 513
1 065 827
1 352
1 469 314
6 785 843
9 562 474
2 103
48
6 844 913
2 420 864
13 263 285
40 234 725
1 144 773
2 456 081
648 904
898
2 566 722
11 418 114
29 619
&01 525
85 961 848
3 276 234
4 722 919
$21 596 236
$102 969
$773 324
$1 238 781
5 372 882
S 207 090


___________________________________________________ .1 I I I I. .1- 'I I


$1.90
-4.07
1.32
0.8 22%
9.67
4.680
$2.60
$1.08
0.8190
8.62%
4.900

750
50.05
110
8.4
5.33
691
116
16.13
23.97
112
16.2
1.64
0.26
3.5
5.9
0.59
0.23
14.2


1 Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
3Baaed on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


$1.94
$4.36
$1.19
0. 8299
9.480
4. 22
$2.69
$1.09
8.4 6?
4.535
750
50.72
108
7.9
5.37
697

116
16.84
24.22
112

15.9
1.57
0.25
3:.5
5.6
0.57
0.22
13.9


$1.95
$1. M)
0.496%
6.17"
4.580
$2.17
0.241%
7.970

853



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80

51.59
81
16.8

0.39
27.4
0.47
16.6


1.98
t4-52
$1.37
0.526%
6.010
5.40o
$2.19
0. 251%
6.72
5.:4
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81
51.42
52
16.6

0.33
27.5
0.48
16.6


$1.88
$3.50
$1.18
1.3690
11.970
4.820

2.37
1.10
1.221%
8.850
5.010

74.24
162
8.01
760
125
7.68
125
16.4
0.93
0.26

5.8
0.41
0.24
15.0


1.89
3.48
0.96
1.441
11.38%
4. 384
$2.40
$0.89
1.252%
7.149

785
75.75
163
8. 45
762
124
7.82
124
15.8
0.95
0.26
5.7
0.41
0.20
14.9


$43 204 232
$40 179 367
$1 111 141
$953 443
$1 345 091
$ 136 909
$ 86 930 183

2 711 126
222 221 865
2 839 053
319 198
9 296 824
7 116
4 497 949
12 684 161
1 249 424 236
80 136 085
20 620
26 829
20 982 140
3 358 112
526 413 236
25 408 053
4 712 922
13 169 597
18 167 604
555 683
11 088
7 763 155
19 014 531
2 156 415
50 908 502
158 087 384
22 650 274
39 629 830
$34 723 026
$8 829 297
$41 392 348
1 583 386
1 589 801
1 645 986


$1.83
S4.09
0.81
1.00oo2
7.02
.159
:2.30
0o.84
0.982-
4.6

815
58.54
140
12.0
6.06
747
115
8.07
31.22
111

17.3
1.06
0.23
3.9

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15.4


$43 112
$39 089
S1 079
$890
(760
130
$85 062


2 728 605
221 925 161
2 853 910
380 927
4 954 802
7 313
4 381 311
12 181 394
1 151 425 346
73 300 317
20 363
12 366
19 809 190
3 637 872
516 180 545
24 654 517
5 768 679
13 371 589
9 972 156
482 012
11 044
7 716 266
18 738 191
2 125 010
47 907 860
148 815 152
22 370 128
23 144 857
$34 881 328
$ 8 749 397
$39 249 339
1 519 893
: 1 523 481
$979 513


1.86
S4.12
.82
1.0210
6.810
4.235
(2.32
0o.87
1.0130
6.590
4.71%
807
58i 9
11.5
5iZ2

117
8.18
31.89
113
16.6
1.07
0.21
3.7
0o44
o.16
15.3


U.S GOVERNMENT PRINTING arrIVE .045 0-245436


4Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
5 Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
6 Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.
I/This statement excludes fuel (gasoline) statistics for passenger-train service for Oklahoma City-Ada-Atoka Railway Company
which discontinued passenger service September 10, 19Z0.


Page 2


$1.88
$4.08
$0.83
0.828%
8.22%
4.38%
$2.45
$0.85
0.788"
7.49?!
4.77
776
58.68
115
10.2
5.84
724
114
8.07
28.53
111
16.5
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0.24
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o.46
0.21
14.9


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SIIllll II IIIIiII iJll INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9339 BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 170 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 1940 AND 1939


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
NOVEMBER 1940


1 Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
2 Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
3Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during g the period of report.


4Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
s Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
6 Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching-hour by gasoline rail motor cars."


i SOUTHERN DISTRICT
..DEPO I..TO. UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal forsteamlocomotives (Accounts 8382 and 394). .. $17 300 367 $17045285 $8 870993 $8 806 972 $826 359 $885189 $2872772 $2 798 974 $4730243 $4 554150 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). $4 564 903 $4059070 $5 336 $6 501 $61 994 $53 428 $4 497 573 $3 999 141 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 8396). $1358 545 $1 301 676 $1150 496 $1 098 025 $32 297 $37 245 $60 276 $54 411 $115 476 $111 995 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) .. . $136 927 $140054 33 617 34 863 $2 789 $2 726 $6 845 $8 101 $93 676 $94 364 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). ... . $285 176 $170 241 73 099 $48 741 $1034 $164 $46 713 $24 844 $164 330 $ 96 492 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . .$30 261 $27725 12 272 $12112 $189 $185 $2 799 $2 580 $15 001 $12 848 1-06
1-07. Total. $23 676 179 $22 744 051 $10 45 813 $10 007 214 $862 668 $925 509 $3 051 399 $2 942 338 $9 616 299 $8 868 990 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 bysteam locomotives (nettons). .. . 1 173 699 1 202 115 661 480 678 485 53 276 57 568 165 796 164 853 293 147 301 209 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . .. 25 981 978 24 418 328 171 762 203 091 415 525 429 047 25 394 691 23 786 190 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . 6 876 952 6 515 890 6 263 335 5 854 728 255 764 341 928 357 853 319 234 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . .. 46 854 61 925 23 554 20 685 23 300 41 240 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . 2 423 007 1 548 230 1 039 019 683 731 225 985 125 560 1 158 003 738 939 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 1 449 1 309 532 484 9 9 96 113 812 703 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 1 418 753 1 411 615 694 408 701 205 53 285 57 577 170 230 168 802 500 830 484 031 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal bysteam locomotives (net tons) .. . .. 4 669 658 4 537 672 2 118 718 2 106 169 280 965 309 495 819 403 785 693 1 450 572 1 336 315 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. . ... 148 613 239 126 853 491 5 692 21 525 1 161 097 1 070 312 147 446 450 125 761 654 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours) .. . 68 597 246 66 296 833 44 437 214 42 018 168 15 431 699 16 094 915 8 728 333 8 183 750 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent). 3 649 3 302 1 045 1 069 27 28 211 187 2 366 2 018 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 2 577 2 911 239 1 091 6 4 2 332 1 816 2-:12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . .. 5 709 452 5 428 520 2 153 412 2 140 205 299 074 328 229 626 531 792 255 2 430 435 2 167 831 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 1 223 665 1 224 387 619 490 620 089 45 501 44 408 232 412 230 734 326 262 329 156 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. . 53 176 419 51 223 226 4 346 6 556 758 086 836 669 52 413 987 50 380 001 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) ........ 50 720 393 46 522 288 48 064 583 44 102 552 80 189 88 874 2 575 621 2 330 862 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. 46 688 277 46 252 775 41 775 250 41 671 237 4 496 119 3 999 130 416 908 582 408 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car train(gallons)1.. . .. 1 760 780 1 810 036 375 390 380 005 33 009 38 102 84 747 106 798 1 267 634 1 285 131 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . 3 465 005 1 754 834 490 553 302 516 21 785 3 710 650 106 253 531 2 302 561 1 195 077 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .. . 215 527 172 508 38 711 18 451 120 823 126 174 55 993 27 883 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . 1 647 1 623 582 526 5 5 77 68 983 1 024 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 1781 713 1 722 306 708 017 700 679 46 507 45 333 247 913 242 748 779 276 733 546 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2
3-01. Coal purchased. o. b. mines (net tons) ............. 7 816 786 8 001 055 3 944 714 4 116 396 425 818 464 370 1 260 187 1 372 102 2 186 067 2 048 187 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). 344 406 357 545 95 691 98 829 1 224 1 534 2 550 3 124 244 941 254 058 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . 5 779 600 5 518 690 147 420 149 158 2 484 3 087 70 376 95 051 5 559 320 5 271 394 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). 202 894 520 196 394 242 155 566 588 148 686 252 21 047 454 22 459 322 9 257 651 9 093 149 17 022 827 16 155 519 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . .... 3 942 592 3 677 514 1 231 463 1 256 607 119 157 108 077 298 898 317 145 2 293 074 2 195 685 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . 7 156 577 4 561 448 1 821 306 1 247 735 21 785 3 710 1 093 836 517 134 4 219 650 2 792 869 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. . . $14 880 224 $15 127 898 $7 706 351 $7 825 299 $845 598 $915 229 $2 403 451 $2 587 401 3 924 824 3 799 969 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines . .1 402 416 1 439 679 $382 977 $397 590 $5 460 6 769 $9 636 $10 805 1 004343 1 024 515 4-02
4-03. Fueloil purchased.. .. ... . .. 4 828 172 4 596 851 $205 751 $201 308 $3437 $4 185 $80 245 $95 427 4538739 4295931 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. .. . $1676 175 1 624 649 $1 280 916 $1 235 562 $104 885 $102 735 $124 422 $125 229 $165 949 $161 123 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . $331 352 $325 792 $120 061 $124 058 $7 377 $6 783 $38 094 $38 322 $165 820 $156629 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuelpurchased. . . $307 161 $200 811 $79 156, $56 437 $1 034 $ 164 $48 089 $23 741 $178 882 $120 469 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:3
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). . $1.90 89 9590 1.99 1.7.91 $1.891.0 .86 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .0 4.00 4.02 4.46 $4.41 78 $3.46 .10 .0 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) ............... $0.3 .1.40 $1..31.35 6 $1.14 $1.00 .8 $0.81 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . 0.826 0.827 0.823 0. 0.498 0.4 1.33 1.377 0.975% 0.997% 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . 8.40 .40 97 6.19 6.28 127 12.0 7.2 7.13 -05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. .4.2 4.40.. 4. 4354 4.52E 4.75% 4.424 4..40 4.59 4.24 431U%5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and tram fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4
6-01. Coal per net ton. .2.45 $2.45 02.61 .2.59 $2.18 $2.15 $2.36 82.37 $2.29 $2.32 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. .. .. .0.4 .84 1. 1.1 $1.12 0.96 0.4 $0.4 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. 0.786.. 0.786% 0.8 19% 0.822% 0.2069 0.23o0, 1.268 1.253% 0.956 0.9814 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . 7-55, 7 5 8 7 s 71 7086 7.09 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuelpergallon . . 4 481 475 4.42 4.69 4.92455 473 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 795 794 767 764 879 886 811 824 841 835 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . 61.14 60.30 44.04 48.96 77.18 7750 61.09 60.17 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s. ..............114 112 110 107 12 186 170 161 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives).6 10.1 10.5 8.8 .5 11. 12.0 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . 6.05 6.04 5.55 553 .18 8.19 6.24 6.30 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) . 73 752 703 715 879 886 768 798 769 781 7-06
8. Fnelandpowerconsumedperl,000grosston-miles (ncl. eocos. and tenders)--road frt. service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .119 117 119 118 82 83 127 128 125 120 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 8 8. 23.23 23.97- 7.33 7.49 8.49 8.40 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ............. 28.5 29. 24.27 24.98 5097 5233 32.28 32.42 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). 115 4 3 4 127 128 119 115 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 17.3 16.8 16.5 16. 17.3 17.2 17.5 16.7 18.9 17.3 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 1.11 1.08 5.41 3.85 0.88 0.88 1.11 1.09 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . 0.26 0.22 0.26 0.28 0.22 0.2 0.27 0.27 0.25 0.21 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . 36 35 35 3.5 23.7 25.8 4.2 3.8 9-01
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . ...4 .2 6.4 3 6.5 5. 6.2 5.9 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . .0. 048o45 0.61 0.57 0.45 0.46 0.42 0.41 0.45 0.42 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ........... 0.23 0.23 0.23 0.22 0.26 0.27 0.16 0.13 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). ....... 155 152 145 146 17.1 173 15.9 15.6 16.4 15.6 9-08







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 160 reports representing 170 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1940 AND 1939

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

1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939


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 train(gallons)1. . ..
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). . .
S. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
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:3
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)s. . .
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives).6 .
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . .
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).6 . .
8. Fuelandpowerconsunmedperl,000grosston-milCs (Incl. locos. ad tenders)--road frt. 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. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). ..


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$2.60
1.08
0.819%
8.59%
4. 87%

49.49
110
8.5
5 5

116
16.14
24.00
112
16.2
1.6


0.59
0.23
14.2


1 Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
2 Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
s Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


$1.94
$4.34
11.21
0.830o
9.52
4.i25
2.68
$1.09
0.833
8.47

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50.55
108
8.0
5.38
699
116
16.93
24.30
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15.9
1:57
0.26

0.57
0.22
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$2.17
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0.36
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1.37
0.518
6.03%
5.38%
$2.18
0.248%
6.753
5.38%

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81

51.53
82
16.6

0.33
27.3
0.48

16.6


$1.88

$1.18'
1.3660
12.04o
4.78%

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$1.10
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8.79%
4.986%
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74.50
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126
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125
16.5
0.93
0.26

5.9
0.41
0.24
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1.89
3.47
0.97

4.41%

92.o40
$0.90
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7.72.
4.71
789
75.93
165
8.42
766
124
7.78
124

15.8
0.94
0.26

0.141
0.21
15.0


4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
s Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
6 Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching-hour by gasoline rail motor cars.


1.82
14.10
.81
0.99%
7.0o
4.16%

$2-30
0.84
0.980o
4.63
816
5142
12.0
6.08
749
116
8.11
31.32
112
17.4
1.06
0.23
3.9

0.17
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1.86
4.11
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1.019
6.84
4.24
$2.32
0.87
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6.631
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58.86
146
11.6
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117
8.20
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113
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5 SOOCOOCEST POIsTISO orricc 1941-0445430


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1.91
4.18
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0.842%
8.04%
4.27%

12.50
$0.87
0.809%
7.10o
4.67V

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59.00
111
10.0
5.82
735
115
8.20
28.59
112

16.1
1.07
0.22
3.5

0.19
14.7


U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 194t1-0-245436







Subject to revision


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I Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
2Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
3 Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during g the period of report.


t Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
s Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
6 Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.


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

1940 1939 1940 1939 194o 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939
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). ....... $18 688429 $ 7234 195 $9 702 782 $9 102 195 $866 245 $839022 13 196 142 $2 947 406 $4 923 259 $4 345 572 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)....... 84 833 101 O4 108 673 6 072 (5 992 -8- $85 157 (72 034 $4 741 872 $ j 030 6'47 1-02
1-03. Electriccurrent (Accounts383, 384, 395, and 396). 1 455 946 11 380 291 $1 47 333 $1 174 485 $32 106 $41 079 $64 586 161 379 $111 921 103 348 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . $125 000 135 133 30 662 630 330 $1 777 62 263 $6 658 $8 356 $85 903 $94 184 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). .. . .319 578 809 708 $76 913 $50336 6 673 83 369 $59 801 $42 384 $176 191 $113 619 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382 and 394). . $29 768 829529 $11 804 $13 240 $185 $184 $3 413 $3093 $14 366 $13 012 1-06
1-07. Total. . . ... $25 451 822 $23 097 529 $11 075 566 10 376 578 $906 987 $885 917 $3 415 757 $3 134 652 $10053 512 ($ 700 382 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) .. .. . 1 253 066 1 192 144 715 322 688 909 53 854 52 146 174 798 165 535 309 092 285 554 2-01
2-02. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons). . 26 277 446 23 812 183 200 291 198 352 506 458 491 524 25 570 697 23 122 307 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . 77711 179 7 348 192 7098 016 6 737095 278 769 328 840 334 394 282 257 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . 48 895 61 889 26 608 22 527 22 287 39 362 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . 2 522 368 1 634 693 1087 922 703 887 239 532 143 564 1 194 914 787 242 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 1 548 1 484 571 528 9 8 142 151 826 797 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . 1 505 180 1 399 565 751 506 712 621 53 863 52 154 179 915 170 010 519 896 464 780 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 4 864 726 4 414 284 2232 596 2 098 511 285 307 280 471 872 157 788 632 1 474 666 1 246 670 2-08
2-09. Fueloil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. . 147 802 140 122 111 218 3 595 21 729 1 285 722 1 155 798 146 512 823 120933 691 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. . 67 886 691 62 10374.6 42002 160 37 935 710 17 117 903 16 799049 8 766 628 7 368 987 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. 3 928 3 295 956 1 071 25 27 214 199 2 733 1 998 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 2 279 2 969 204 225 4 5 2 071 2 739 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent).. . 5899 941 5270826 2266 013 2 128636 305 790 300677 880 028 795 716 2448 110 2 045797 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394,395, and 396),
2-14. Coal bysteam locomotives (net tons). . 1 488378 1 419113 733 204 713 469 55878 53140 297 264 278 229 402 032 374 275 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . 63 066 i88 .59 656 135 1 444 239 1 515 289 61 621 949 58 140 846 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .. 60747 299 55 719 610 57765 272 53 019655 83 731 75727 2 898 296 2 624 228 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 54 243 494 54 086 715 48 743 267 48 796219 5077 723 730745 422 504 559 751 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) I. . 1 657 176 1 716 793 338 964 327 672 23 732 29 364 83 818 102 855 1 210 662 1 256 902 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .. . 4 061 377 2 409 856 488 793 313 178 152 833 67 698 937 558 576 496 2 482 193 1 452 484 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons).. . 217 993 168 660 34 264 17 796 117 593 113 978 66 136 36 886 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .1 600 1 953 411 643 5 5 100 97 1 083 1 208 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 2 134 953 1 995 997 834 793 806 191 58 052 54 531 319 927 297 683 922 181 837 592 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). ............. 8767 749 7 724 163 4 396 594 4 009662 471 967 463 234 1 537 067 1 343 869 2 362 121 1 907 378 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines (nettons). ......334 603 309 206 114 332 113 727 1 669 1 498 4 047 3 208 214 555 190 773 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) 6 191 939 5 503 622 163 187 175 718 3 076 2 900 82 994 97 185 5 942 682 5 227 819 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) .. 222 894 622 210 809 258 171 977 391 162 574 819 23705 922 23 340 413 9681721 9 463470 17529 588 15 430556 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ..... . 3 908 052 3 861 769 1 273 865 1 245 546 137 809 81 134 397 205 350 426 2 099 173 2 184 663 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. . 8 791 555 5 205 045 1 930 421 1 383 273 152 833 67 698 1 784 707 847 000 4 923 594 2 907 074 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchasedf. o.b. mines. . . 16 648 121 $14 555 631 $544 005 $7 605 598 $926 481 $9 8 580 $2 38 235 $2 531568 $4 239 400 $3509 885 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines. .. . .1 375 311 81 265 577 465 724 460833 37 552 6713 12 319 811 311 (889 716 $ 786 720 4-02
4-03. Fueloil purchased .. . .. 5 230137 4575454 227 776237 171 4 216 3 938 94 062 100 560 $4 904 083 $4 233785 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. .. ........... $1797 803 $1 716 400 $1392 287 $1 319 157 $100 805 $110 317 135 614 29239 169 097 157 687 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . .. $311 431 $317 608 $114 687 $122 454 7 793 5 203 42 018 38 836 146 933 151 115 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuelpurchased . . $380151 $232626 $87874 $64136 6 673 3 36983 909 40 408 201 695 124 713 4-06
AVERAGES -
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:3
5-01. Coalpernet ton (mine purchases) .............. $1.90 $1.88 $1.94 $1.90 $1.96 $1.96 $1.91 $..g8 $179 $1.64 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ............... 4.11 (4.09 $4.07 x4.o5 $4.52 $4.48 $3.0 4 $3.53 $4.15 4.12 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). ... ................. $.o.84 $0.83 $1 .4o $1.35 $1.37 $1.36 1.13 $1. 03 0.8 $0.81 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour.. ..............0.07 0.815 0.810 0.8ll 0.425% 0.43 1.0% 1.366% 0.965 1.022 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . ........ 7.97 8.22 9.00 5.65 6.41 10. 11 .O 7.00 6.92 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . 4.32 4.47 4.3% ) 8 64 -7% 4 .98 4 70 14.77 1ic 6.292 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): 4
6-01. Coal per net ton .. . . 82.46 2.45 264 12 60 $2.19 21 1 3 13 12
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel ............. . .8.86 80. 4 1.25 $1.14 -11$ 2.39 0.5 o85 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . 0.764 0.770 0.02 0.802% 0.187% 0.243 1.206 1.213 0.901 0.95 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . ....7.30 .7 60604 .23 8 4.i 7.490 7.71 794 8.12 6.970 .-31 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon........ .... 62 4 4:7 4 201 .9 4 62 5.1 6 4.5 9 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour: p 2 .
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . ... 817 817 786 ,792 89i 91 831 839 877 854 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .1.18 61.32 46.49 46.3 7539 74 6125 702
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . .. i16 117 3 113 1618 61.4 152 7-02
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) ... 10. 11 10.1 9.1 8 1 ~ 7 164 152 7-03
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. . .94 6. .6 6.2 .3 7-0
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). . 5 .7 7.67 8.45 6.02 635 -0
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000grosston-milesfmdriiloiulim iWandmld)-roalreiM -sekice: 976 721 737 994 914 782 809 784 791 7-06
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 124 123 124 124 90 91 133 134 129 125 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . ... 8.66 8.52 15.04 32.24 7.82 7.88 8.66 8.52 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . ..... 29.30 30.17 24.34 24.85 53.56 54.37 32.27 32.97 -03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service).. ....... 121 120 120 120 92 93 133 134 122 119 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 17.4 17.0 16.9 17.0 17.5 17.3 16.4 16.3 19.1 17.3 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. . 1.11 1.09 0.90 0.90 1.12 1.09 9-02
9-03. Gallonsof diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . 0.26 0.25 0.26 0.27 0 45 0.36 0.25 0.26 0.26 0.23 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . ..... .3.6 3.6 3.6 3-6 26.8 28.8 3.9 3.7 904
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . ..... .6.9 6.9 6 9 7.0 6.6 6.2 6.2 5 5 -05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . ... .0.48 0.46 0.62 O.58 0. 44 0.1 48 o.4 0.41 0.46 0 .44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . .0.22 0.21 0.25 0.20 0.24 0.25 0.20 o.14 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). ..15.6 15.14 1i14.8 15.0 17.1 17.0 14.9 15.1 16.6 15.7 9-08


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

11111111 II 111111111111111 111111111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9248 BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 170 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER, 1940 AND 1939


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
DECEMBER 1940








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


Compiled from 160 reports representing 170 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER, 1940 AND 1939

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

1901939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939 1940 1939


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)'I . ..
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:2
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 productions
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)s ..............
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). 6 . .
8. Fuel and power consnmedperl,000grosston-miles(mindringlocolitesaMdtemde)-roadfreigli mice:
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. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). .


$197 179 794
$50 418 871
$15 693 923
$1 680 838
$3 005 263
$356 125
$268 534 814

13 304 824
280 439 272
80 986 422
641 812
24 160 579
16 750
15 897 905
51 768 446
1 557 254 039
757 183 211
41 011
34 966
62 700 927
15 381 450
657 570 504
615 845 882
570 042 437
21 665 742
35 583 493
2 430 145
20 548
22 038 507
87 890 051
3 841 819
65 197 799
2 381 824 155
47 527 155
81 195 443


$165
$15

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560 932
688 490
393 857
668 949
903 623
545 386


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$47 941 512
$15 329 877
1 643 385
1754 091
$328 245
$254 346 341

12 437 137
275 804 922
74 872 280
710 566
15 139 906
16 577
14 741 075
47 428 445
1 411 179 965
683 974 028
38 505
19 687
57 294 030
15 291 081
641 895 247
578 338 442
566 747 840
22 360 749
19 536 184
1 708 170
20 724
21 420 021
81 083 995
4 048 850
61 073 965
2 247 950 868
46 196 138
48 754 423
$154 692 032
: 16 915 186
S50 802 179
$18 872 231
$3 728 047
2 091 506


$101 098 533
$124 578
$13 465 771
411 086
$720 810
$147 438
$115 976 216

7 478 083
2 274 211
74 085 525
277 027
10 330 582
6 197
7 815 110

23 630 036
1 090 435
476 360 033
12 234
3 680
24 011 820
7 700 346
1 428 495
584 018 863
513 876 344
4 412 006
4 147 761
370 709
6 158
8 739 121
43 749 293
1 171 160
1 730 261
1 820 973 175
14 742 869
18 716 383
$83 496 295
4 757 617
2 311 121
$14 952 641
$1 417 956
$867 136


$95 163 866
$134 050
.12 987 476
$421 541
$509 554
$134 230
$109 350 717

6 812 485
2 328 892
67 739 598
249 037
7 323 972
6 060
7 061 088

21 306 918
1 245 705
438 567 999
11 356
2 709
21 659 950
7 480 727
1 578 612
547 818 078
510 872 402
4 639 280
3 427 374
272 969
6 325
8 474 694
39 725 934
1 427 826
1 641 540
1 736 537 254
14 336 334
13 554 335
$76 813 424
$6 160 857
$2 010 490
$14 377 030
$1 368 628
$581 572


$9 835 687
$429 060
32 591
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625 918
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280
3 568 531
560 332
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408 303
835 054
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578 411
5 185 406
18 730
32 860
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1 730 155
835 054
$10 149 599
:82 538
46 637
$1 249 395
$106 099
$37 924


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$390 102
$30 805
$13 065
$1 878
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543 313
3 003 193

156 552 975
253

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540 126
910 757

451 901
248 067
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31 592
226 493 920
1 165 523
248 067
$8 971 543
68 612
43 322
$1 163 249
$70 618
13 065


$33 391 284
$878 149
6660 554
104 627
555 292
$40 510
$35 630 416

1 887 553
4 978 925
3 369 597
2 182 242
1 702
1 938 249
9 180 987
12 772 226
2 778
54
9 259 844
3 034 366
15 688 182
50 613 759
1 197 540
7 684 907
1 381 624
1 181
3 257 322

15 392 655
36 018
1 024 174
113 078 061
4 011 610
12 o70 932
$29 027 563
$124 979
$1 200 928
$1 548 481
$477 014
0613 763


$31 282 432
8688 017
$ 657 310
S112 034
S263 538
$36 183
$33 039 514

1 767 595
4 635 046
3 677 281
1 334 951
1 616
1 808 043
8 359 898
11 788 584
2 487
57
8 432 612
2 930 013
15 615 243
4o 964 600
1 355 946
3 286 108
888 420
1 063
3 107 347

14 134 488
35 951
993 761
104 518 467
3 943 805
6 107 221
$26 715 937
L25 085
69 311
61 493 249
$457 576
$272 175


052 854 290
$49 416 144
$1 338 538
$1 132 534
$1 683 237
$166 246
106 590 989

3 313 365
273 186 136
3 531 300
364 785
11 647 755
8 756
5 518 628
15 609 399
1 543 391 378
97 631 046
25 719
31 232
25 860 732
4 086 406
640 453 827
30 881 970
5 552 334
15 647 893
22 915 771
677 812
13 154
9 463 653

23 562 697
2 615 911
62 410 504
192 639 799
27 042 521
48 773 074
$42 887 475
r10 723 356
$50 835 171
$1 918 432
:1 902 554
2 026 563


$51 979 203
$47 119 445
$1 294 989
$1 079 005
$967 934
$155 954
$102 596 530

3 313 832
268 840 984
3 455 401
461 529
6 480 983
8 813
5 328 631
14 758 436
1 398 145 676
88 853 054
24 379
16 921
24 017 024
4 340 215
624 701 392
29 609 607
6 910 838
15 913 622
12 574 635
546 781
13 276
9 284 948
22 693 726
2 569 841
58 407 072
180 401 227
26 750 476
28 844 800
$42 191 128
S10 560 632
47 779 056
1 838 703
1 831 225
1 224 694


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$1.88
4.08
0.83
0. 8260
8.210
4.370

12.45
0. 85



781
59.12
113
10.2
5.87
728
115
8.16
28.60
112
16.7
1.06
0.25
6.0
0.47
0.22
15.0


$1.91
$4.18
$0.83
0.840%
8.07#
4.290
$2.49
o.86
0.805%
.170
4.690

779
59.16
112
10.0
5.84
738
115
8.23
28.73
113
16.2
1.07
1.23
3.5
5.8
0.46
0.19
14.8


$1.91
4.06
1.34
0.821%
9.620
4.630
2.61
1.09
0.8 17?
8.559

755
49.21
ill
8.5
5.37
695

117
16.13
24.03
113
16.3
1.65
0.26
3.5
6.0
0.59
0.23
N 3


1 Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
2 Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
3 Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


$1.93
64.31
1. 22
0. 5828
9.550
4.290

:2.67
1.09
o. 830o
4.590

755
50.21
109
s.0
5.39
703

117
17.4 o
24. 35
113
16.o
1.57
0.26
3.5
5.S
0.57
0.22
14.1


01.96
4. 41
1.42
0.490o
6.13<

$2.17
0.2330

959









16.9

0.39
27.0
0.46
16.7


1.98
1

5.270
$2.18
0.2485
6.682
5.27
837



837
82

51.82
83
16.7
0.34
27.4
0.48
16.7


:3.47
$1.17
1. 3699
11.899
4.770
$2.37
1.10
1.2240
8.740
4.940
800
74.596

7.99
763

126
7.66
126
16.5
0.92
0.26

5.9
0.41
0.24
15.1


$1.89
$3.481
o0.98
1.429%
11.60o
4.46%
$2.40
$0. 90
1.2 9#
8.26%
4.785%
793
75.76
166
8.43
770
125
7.79
125
15.9
0.94
0.26

5.7
0.41
0.21
15.0


4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when pu rchased.
S Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
6 Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cam.


*1.82
4.10
0. 81
0.9960
4.16
S40o
12.30
o0.84
0.9730
7.05
4.620
822
59.00
144
12.0
6.07
752
117
8.16
31.41
113
17.5
1.07
0.24
3.9
0.4
0.17
15.6


$1.86
4.11
$0.82
1.0o19
6.85s
4.250
$2.32
$0.86
1.0050
6.690
4.710
813
59.03
147
11.6
6.03
770
118
8.23
32.03
113
16.7
1.07
0.21
3.7

0.16
15.3


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