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

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Fuel and power for locomotives and rail motor cars of class I steam railways in the United States
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Language:
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United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
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U.S. G.P.O.
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Washington, D.C
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Locomotives -- Fuel consumption -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
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Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
-Dec. 1948.
Numbering Peculiarities:
Compares the monthly statistics of the current year with that of the preceding year.
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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Fuel for locomotives (charged to operating expenses) class I steam railways in the United States
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Fuel and power statistics of class I steam railways in the United States

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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 1 SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
JANUARY, 1941


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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 the period of report.


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


5 I SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
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1941 19o40 1941 1940 1941 1940o 1941 1940 1941 194o

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). ...18 933 874 $19 555 791 $9 918 955 $10 091 842 $919 282 $981 075 $3 371 047 $3 412 217 4 7245 590 5 070657 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). $ 4 758 855 4 207 997 6 363 $6 927 102 917 106268 464 5 4094802 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396)....... (1475 765 $1 423 638 $1 256 983 $1 209 176 38935 $41 155 $63 701 66 811 $116 146 106 496 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394). .. . ....135 370 $141 948 32 228 34 782 (2 395 $2 238 7 040 (10 533 $93 707 $94 395 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). ... ............. $365 871 $237 977 86 151 58 674 11 133 $6 339 86 633 $51 260 $181 954 121 704 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). .33 086 031 161 13 999 13 604 $190 $185 $3 680 $3 763 15 217 13 609 1-06
1-07. Total. ................... $25702 821 $25 598 512 11 314 679 $11 415 005 $971 935 $1 030 992 $3 635 018 3 650 852 $9 781 189 9 501 663 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). ..... ... .. 1 269 596 1 367 938 734 850 773 945 57 077 58 602 177 776 188 929 299 893 346 462 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 26 400 342 25 508 233 204 069 213 545 572 727 581 532 25 623 546 24 713 156 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 7 797 508 7 667 848 7 231 951 6 975202 275 847 367 847 289 710 324 799 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . ...........47 594 69 099 26 296 27 325 21 298 41 774 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). 2 719 358 1 843 623 1 164 332 814 024 69 300 692 161- 915 1 254 265 867 684 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ... 1 556 1 498 529 551 9 7 172 157 846 78 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. .. ..... 1 527 880 1 594 352 771 483 801 559 57 087 58 609 183 691 194 049 515 619 540 135 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons).............. 4 969 393 5083613 2303 124 2 342 119 309 974 339 187 928 448 929 935 1 427 847 1 472 372 2-08
2-09. Fueloil by steamlocomotives (gallons).. . 147 314 842 128 478 450 2 773 22 627 1 400 463 1 396 103 145 911 606 127 059 720 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours).. ........ 71 401 318 63 787 498 44 119 131 38 276 210 18 463 238 18 351 156 8 818 949 7 160 132 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 3 689 3 553 1 152 1 090 26 27 249 250 2 262 2 186 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ..4 ..096 3 895 271 180 6 5 3 819 3 710 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. ...... 6 002 058 5 982 535 2 337 787 2 372 457 330 880 361 153 937 039 938 500 2 396 352 2 310 425 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coalby steam locomotives (net tons). ... 1 458 277 1 525 902 713 595 754 454 54 297 54 497 310 043 321 488 380 342 395 463 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)..... . 60 062 830 60 585522 1 923 546 2 547 124 58 139 284 58 038 398 2-15
2-16. Electric current bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours) ... 61757 864 56 286 312 58 893 817 53 562 222 82 661 95 105 2781 386 2 628 985 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 57 585 329 58 568 486 52 117 043 52 734 962 5 064 104 5 318 868 402 182 514 656 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons). . ... 1 733 871 1 773 887 356 874 363 080 25 914 28 523 85 305 106 780 1 265 778 1 275 504 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) ...... .. 4 501 771 2 763080 526 791 350 238 254 513 130 862 1 231 195 722 372 2 489 272 1 559 608 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuelby motor-car trains (gallons)........ 265 706 207 918 39 805 32 187 139 766 129 612 86 135 46 119 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ... 1 772 1 798 599 442 5 5 99 135 1 069 1 216 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 2 101 602 2 119 706 819 869 852 431 57 540 56 538 338 240 349 275 885 953 861 462 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchased f. o.b. mines (net tons). .. 8 923 214 8 498 670 4 650 546 4 381 546 493 999 474 249 1 603 044 1 457 494 2 175 625 2 185 381 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other thanmines (nettons). .... 315 042 353 313 114 450 110 216 1 566 2 148 3 143 3 491 195 883 237 458 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .. . 6 091 031 5 171745 185 568 183 973 3 509 3108 92 964 100 336 5 808 990 4 884 328 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). .... 233 417 311 217 269 793 178 877 146 166 717 217 26 178 476 24 650 625 10 778 850 10 460 862 17 582 839 15 441 089 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). .......... 3 b99 890 3 904 805 1 089 984 1 235 727 127 633 134 071 348 567 309 107 2 333 706 2 225 900 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .. ............. 12 053 554 6 049 792 2 117 369 1 657 439 254 582 130 862 1 741 916 1 198 003 7 939 687 3 063 488 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchased f. o. b. mines ................. (16951 878 $16 005 565 $9059 886 $8 396204 $962 821 $916 074 3 060 303 $2741 779 $5668 868 3 951508 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .......... 1298790 1 455 499 470730 444 079 6 933 9 532 $12 305 $12 316 $808 822 $989572 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased. ................... 5 156 733 4 271 985 $281 213 $266 480 (4 950 44 435 111 414 $112 307 $4759 156 $3 888 763 4-08
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced ... ...........1 .826 711 $1 796 262 $I404 280 $ 386 445 4$1 7 931 $11 3440 1144 070 1136 900 $170 430 $159477 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . .......... .320 313 325 171 I104 578 118 394 17 473 8 442 42 701 38 291 165 561 160 044 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuelpurchased.. . ..........401 887 $272 090 $99 467 $79 266 $1i 133 6 339 481 2335 59 363 210 054 127 122 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) ............... .90 195 .92 1.95 931.91 i.66 1.78 1.81 5-01
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons . .. 0.85 0. 1.52 1. 1 1. 5-
200.80 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .................. 0.7 0.8 0.7. 082 0.12 1. .09 0.99 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .....3 4 12.2 1239 7.09 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuelper gallon 333 4.5 474 47 4. 4.6 4.96 2.65 4.1 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard an train fuel pnd power (including freight and handling expenses):
6-01. Coal per net ton.............. .........2.46 *2.145 42.64 $2.61 $2.18 $2.17 $2.38 42.37 42.214 2.29 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel............... ..5 0.2 12 .23 0.99 0.5 0.2 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .. .0.7 076 0.7 0.210 s22 .19 1.1 0.94 1.00 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. .................7 76 8.21% 8.6. 92 7..2 9 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. .. 9 8 5*1 .. 5- 4. 4. 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .. ........ .26 873 795 842 924 960 841 890 81 92 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). 62.80 65.76 49.72 53*75 77-70 77 62.66 65.65 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)5. .. 121 121 119 118 174 16146 16 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 .... 9. 12.2 9.1 9.9 10.9 14.3 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ... .6.1 6.46 567 6.00 8.14 .29 6.24 6.6 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).. ....... 762 823 2 786 924 961 784 855 796 658 7-06
8. Fuel and power consuined perl,000grosston-miles(induinglocomotieaesaid ltendr)-roadfdreghtlsice:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .. 125 138 126 138 90 99 150 131 143 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 8. 9 9 132731 2 78.519 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . 29.6 51.9 5579 2.36 8 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ......... .121 133 122 134 91 101 132 149 122 133 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ......17. 19.1 17.4 19.1 17.8 18.6 16.8 17.9 19.4 20.1 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ...1.12 1.1- o.94 0.95 1.13 1.19 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . .. 0.27 0.27 0.27 0.29 0.49 .45 0.25 0.26 0.26 0.26 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . .37 .3. 3.7 3.8 32.5 28.6 4.0 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) .. ......7.4 7.6 7.5 7.6 6.9 7.3 6.3 6.0 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) .. ...... .0.4 0.4 0.60 0..62 0.4 0.47 0.41 0.4 04 046 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . 0 0.23 0.27 0.24 0.27 0.29 0.2 0.15 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). 1. 17.153 16.7 17.2 18.214.9 16.3 17.1 17. 9-08
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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 FEBRUARY, 1941 AND 1940


Subject to revision


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 882 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) '.. ......
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 fueland power at point of purchase and production:s
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . .
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . .
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons).... ............
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ..... ..........
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . ...........
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon ....................
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):
6-01. Coal per net ton ............
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel ............
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . ...........
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . ..........
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . ......
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)'. .. ......
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 .. ..
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. ......
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). ...........
8. Fuel and power consumed perl,000grosston-miles(deffirm loontiemdll led)-radfri~wslln e:
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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Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
FEBRUARY 1941


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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.
SIncludes 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.


1.90
l.4o
0.830
9.86
4.79
$2.63
11.31
8.650
5.010
811
56.93
5
8.7





126
18.1

0.30
3.6
7.4
0.61
0.22
15.8


$1.94

0.416?
5.650

$2.18
0.212%
6.88
4.41o
926



926
91

52.22
92
18.0
0.45
26.7
0.42

17.2


$1.94

0.14390
6.570
4.39
$2.17
0.232%
.94
4.390
941



941
92

53.0
94
18.0
0.45

0.45

17.6


$1.89
tU:I
1.319%
12.42%
4.570
$2.37
$1.13
1.258%
8.06o
5.o4%
882
79.58

8.13
817
137
7.95
136
17.1
0.91
0.26
7.0
0. 'L
0.27
15.0


$1.87
1.9
1.3810
11.23%l
5.08%

$2.38
1.05
1.238%
9.12%
5.18%
882
75.87
170
9.10
847
141
7.92
141

17.3
0.92
0.25
6.8
0.41
0.27
15.7


$4 313 281
4 247 958
$ 109 635
$86 094
8167 769
$14 352
8$ 939 089

276 609
23 158 274
239 632
19 057
1 168 658
763
472 558
1 307 035
136 116 739
8 126 521
2 188
3 435
2 208 530

340 298
50 427 905
2 558 759
376 100
1 182 033
2 314 394
54 841
955
784 408
2 090 766
180 209
5 392 341
16 113 102
2 067 292
4 218 776
$3 766 198
$720 252
$4 464 086
$161 952
1141 586
174 527


$1.80
$4.00
0.83
1.00oo5
6.85

$2.24
$0.85
0.970%
7.19
4.61

893
61.57
10.6
6.25
797
129
8.48
31.53
121
20.0
1.11
0.26

6.:
0.46
0.18
17.1


14 301 358
S3 606 365
$103 365
$ 95 136
$108 143
$13 853
$8 428 220

289 145
21 906 888
248 483
34 752
803 136
744
462 925
1 248 762
118 533 585
6 915 463
2 040
2 203
2 029 155
332 266
50 091 338
2 320 548
491 866
1 282 277
1 386 638
45 969
1 177
741 344
1 990 761
190 925
4 992 463
14 490 142
1 836 494
3 144 755
$ 3 596 273
$ 775 324
4079 202
154 425
122 346
131 496


$1.81
$4.06
30.82
1.066%
4.18?


1.036
7.14
4.65
886


6.44
822

133
9.9
32.65
125
18.9
1.14
0.25
4.0
6.4
0.46
0.15
16.7


ITEM
NO.


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

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


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 car.
6Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cam.


SOUTHERN DISTRICT








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, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


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). ........
2-0-1. Gasoline (gallons) .. . ....
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ..........
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ......
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ...........
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .. ...............
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. ... .....
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .......
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours).. ....
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. ..
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons) ...........
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . .....
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons).. ........
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .....
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 qf 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)5. .. . ..
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' .......
8. Fuel and power consnmedper l,000grosston-miles(indsdiBal am ceivesandtendens)-roadfteidblsuice:
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). .


3 6 807 356
S9 098 843
$2 900 144
$ 259 880
$712 850
$ 63 333
$49 h42 406

2 485 506
50 246 173
14 797 666
91 181
5 267 498
2 993
2 979 333

9 708 976
284 664 989
140 838 07 9
7 100
7 804
11 704 426
2 759 507
112 187 618
115 005 718
109 203 048
3 357 111
8 893 665
461 352
3 289
3 971 931
18 002 902
617 364
11 757 702
447 961 400
7 508 348
17 467 873

$34 266 773
$2 534 120
$10 007 674
$ 3 587 872
610 360
:767 184


$36 548
$ 8 122
2 749
$281
56
$61
$48 220


2 546 056
48 126 147
14 465 900
126 750
3 583 557
2 985
2 976 888

9 484 533
243 121 610
124 183 362
6 883
6 289
11 220 019
2 833 678
113 124 995
105 695 790
110 021 410
3 537 559
5 236 125
402 128
3448
3 950 809
16 423 536
683 396
10 430 465
417 612 179
7 168 181
11 906 864

S30 861 096
2 804 319
8702 434
3 463 624
$589 750
6536 354


$19 414
$12
$2 472
$ 62
$167
$ 26
$22 155

1 447
385
13 745
50
2 244
1
1 518

4 541
4
87 766
2
4 610

1 345
110 354
98 652
688
1 028
78
1
1 546
9 455
230
356
342 284
2 224
3 967

$18 456
$965
541
$ 2 760
1213
184


$18 858 406
$13 455
$ 2 333 066
$67 360
$114 331
$26 049
$21 412 667

1 436 708
417 805
13 206 944
50 224
1 577 531
1 114
1 490 195

4 368 875
27 693
74 761 827
2 058
367
4 427 900
1 394 964
100 572 804
99 251 741
706 275
658 187
61 904
791
1 579 300
8 396 952
244 208
345 091
317 691 751
2 230 919
3 076 384

$1.6 025 948
I 997 995
491 717
$2 640 100
(216 531
$147 261


$1 802 325
$76 425
$4 250
$21 725
$346
$1 905 071

111 534


157
17
111 562

613 811
36 126 228
50
654 352
101 840
111 17 9
52 869
494 362
9
108 113
1 030 378
3 085
5 621
50 445 508
284 749
494 519

$2 003 722
$13 576
$7 952
$208 802
$16 357
$21 725


$1 837


$11

$1 935


112 390



15
112 405

633 683
35 345 940
50
676 255
101 692
173 453
57 917
258 310
9
105 736
962 990
4 046
6 015
48 272 365
227 813
258 310

$1 864 446
$17 452
$ 8 610
$217 123
914 604
11 939


I I~~ *l I I_ _1~_~1_ -


$1.90
:4.10
0.85o
o.8%o

4.39%
$2.46
t0.85
0.7620
7.520
.SO
835
62.28
123
8.3
6.15
769
126
8.51
29.74
121
17.9
1.12
0.27
3.7
7.5
0.48
0.25
16.0


$1.88
$4.10
$0.83
0.829%
8.234
4.50d
$2.46
$0.83
0.7760
7.61
t.85

859
64.73
121
9.9
6.39
809

134
8.99
31.63
129
18.6
1.15
0.27

7.4
0.48
0.23
16.6


$1.95
$4.18
$1.52
0.80o7
?.5 Mt

$2.65
$1.30
0.796%
8.220
4.960
804
48.77
119
9.3
5.689
736
126
13.44
24.99
122

17.5
0-2
3.7
7.5
0.61
o.b7
0.27
15.3


$1.91
14.09
1.42
0.831 i
9. 1
4.79f
$2.62
$1.27
0.8114
8.67
4.94
827
55.26
117
9.3
5.89
771
134
27.18
26.21
130
18.6
0.29
3.7
7.5
0.61
0.23
16.3


$1.41
0.414
5.749
4.390
$2.18
0.2114
8.04o
4.390

925



925
90

52.10
91
17.8
0.47
30.8
0.45

17.2


$4.31
$1 '
0.45o
0641l
4.620
$2.17
0.228%
7.89
4.62

951



951
96
54.44
98
18.3
0.45
28.7
0.46

17.9


$6 552 251
9194 669
(126 020
S13 739
$174 162
$o 708
$7 067 74 9

349 855
1 078 963
523 067

600 105
294
361 275

1 818 965
2 622 710
444
11
1 635 031
591 786
3 608 866
9 772 235
168 415
2 566 776
242 216
172
646 952
3 250 384
7 378
194 539
21 534 981
598 565
3 827 498
$6 176 529
125 721
234 797
85 928
$73 758
$176 533


$1.90
i V
$1.21
1.3280
12.32%
4. 61

2.37
1.12
1.224(
8.160
5. 11
861
79 5

800

135
7.90

134
16.9
0.93
0.25
6.9
0.41
0.27
14.9


$6 480 582
$207 601
$ 125 789
$ 20 461
$100 129
$7 907
$6 942 469

361 351
1 088 298
685 674
335 206
329
371 227
1 760 841
2 500 612
549
9
1 776 284
609 293
4 995 259
9 763 147
215 586
1 373 382
248 136
255
662 966
2 887 452
6 759
202 568
21 716 834
647 055
2 363 927

$ 5 422 922
123 976
: 234 142
292 499
$ 76 226
$118 536


$1.88
$3.55
$1.16
1.3470
11.78%
5.010
2.37
:1.02
1.20o4
9.499
5.12%
886
76.58

8.69
851
145
8.20

145
17.6
0.93
0.26

7.1
0.41
0.28
16.1


9 9 037 872
S8 91 936
$225 471
: 179 801
349 723
$ 29 568
$18 714 371

576 502
48 782 074
529 342
40 555
2 422 923
1 609
988 191
2 734 882
282 037 534
16 945 470
4 450
7 254
4 604 936
720 640
108 578 752
5 340 145
778 282
2 447 806
4 b03 666
140 976
2 024
1 670 430
4 266 391
376 092
11 201 331
33 695 941
4 400 998
9 178 463
7 630 066
1 529 074
9 223 242
:332 382
307 145
$384 271


$1.79
$4.07
60.82
0.9862
6.98%
4.19
(2.24
o0.85
0.956


887
62.13
142
10.7
6.25
797
130
8.52
31.95
121
19.7
1.12
0.26
3.9
6.3
0.46
0.20
17.1


$9 372 016
7 901 166
$209 861
1189 531
229 846
$27 462
$ 17 929 882

635 607
46 620 044
573 282
76 526
1 670 820
1 527
1 003 061
2721 134
245 593 305
14 075 595
4 226
5 913
4 339 580

727 729
108 129 736
4 949 533
1 006 522
2 557 781
2 946 246
92 088
2 393
1 602 807
4 176 142
428 383
9 876 791
29 931 229
4 062 394
6 208 243
S7 547 780
1 764 896
$7 967 965
I313 902
282 389
258 616


$1.81
94.12
10.81
1.049%
6.950
4.170

12.29
1.0180
.14
4.720

909
64.6o
15
6.5

138
8.99
33.16
129
19.5
1.16
0.25
4.0
6.2
0.46
0.15
17.2


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 G-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.


4 Based on total cost of fuel sod pover consumed regardless of when purchased.
a s usnIsssI..e p3,55,50 seece ,s.s...o.s.s.~g


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 ears.
6 Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor car.


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

I 1111 II11 III11111111 II1I I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9354
3 1262 08583 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 THE MONTH OF MARCH, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

MARCH 1941


U SOUTHERN DISTRICT
rt H UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts382 and 394). ........ 20 148 070 $16 959 000 $10 609 499 $8 793 961 $1017 705 $845 047 $3529 531 13022978 4791 335 $4 297 094 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ...... 4 890 617 $4 100086 (8 589 $6 924 $104 788 $117 440 4 777 240 $3 975 722 1-02
1-08. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). ...1475 765 1 389 021 $1 251 120 $1 182 147 $45 467 $38 500 $63 160 $60 030 $116 018 $108 344 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394).. . $134 762 (142 756 33 362 934 987 $2 516 92 650 $7 330 $10 642 (91 554 $94 477 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 882 and 894). $382 069 (240 557 85 890 57 782 $12 019 66 447 $93 498 $52 197 $190 662 $124 131 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). $. 32 348 $30 618 13 904 13 303 $178 $159 $3 352 $3 889 $14 914 $13 267 1-06
1-07. Total. 27 063 631 $22 862 118 $12 202 364 $10 089 104 $1 077 885 $892 803 $3 601 659 $3 267 176 $9 981 723 $8 613 035 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).. .... ..... 1 366 751 1 140 833 815 853 645 165 62 730 52 380 188 237 165 869 299 931 277 419 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ........... 26 685 815 23 085 639 257 998 207 165 572 372 557 846 25 855 445 22 320 628 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ............ 7 536 878 6 920 432 7 013 631 6 348 040 232 664 324 587 290 583 247 805 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . ..........43 815 64 442 25 201 25 124 18 614 39 318 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). .. . ........ 2 838 583 1 849 733 1 197 709 815 010 132 312 765 169 7d9 1 327 977 864 984 2_05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .......1 467 1 306 580 463 8 8 132 174 747 661 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent)..............1 629 211 1 351 329 853 480 671 547 62 747 52 388 194 321 170 926 518 663 456 468 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ....... 5 352 931 4 351 743 2 558 746 2 019 960 349 655 283 528 981 841 796 540 1 462 689 1 251 715 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... ..... 154 578 729 124 913 257 3 301 15 251 1 355 011 1 230 588 153 220 417 123 667 418 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours).. ....... 77 050 534 65 030 865 48 962 406 40 475 335 18 750 826 16 651 126 9337 302 7 904 404 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent). .3 726 3 408 1 104 1 102 26 23 222 265 2 374 2 018 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ..... 5 716 3 503 249 207 5 4 5 462 3 292 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent).. ........... 6 436 305 5 230 644 2 596 708 2 051 866 370 655 303 607 990 134 804 134 2 478 808 2 071 037 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal bysteam locomotives (net tons). ........ 1 440 830 1 355 788 695 734 663 388 55 633 50 315 313 604 296 276 375 859 345 809 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ... ... .. 57 965 052 54 889 538 1 902 268 2 687707 56 062 784 52 201 831 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). ..... 59 690 434 53 126 120 56759 998 50 736 093 59 847 76 609 2 670 589 2 313 418 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. .... 53 210 535 53 742982 48257 413 48 683394 4 52 185 4 569 471 100 937 490 117 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons). ..... 1 775 054 1 811 302 373 955 350 764 31 697 32 074 92 928 119 495 1 276 474 1 308 969 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .. ....... 4 688 927 2 741 316 512 665 288 098 270 346 152 578 1 487 251 685 323 2 618 665 1 615 317 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons)... .... 2234 399 204 826 31 270 32 362 132 868 119 660 70 261 52 804 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ....1 723 1 641 498 416 5 5 87 112 1 133 1 108 2-21
2-22. Total (equated nettons-coal equivalent). .......... 2 069 124 1 907 937 796 016 754 010 59 121 52 618 343 615 324 129 870 372 777 180 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.mines (net tons). .. . 10 413 707 6 906 607 5 346 428 3 360 263 659 835 474 076 1790 037 1 319 854 2 617 407 1 752 414 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). ...326 252 278 338 118 710 105 307 1 675 2 037 2 753 3 362 203 114 167 632 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ................. 6 284 750 5 292 785 183 576 167 559 2 327 2 513 107 068 125 760 5 991 779 4 996 953 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ... 229 089 360 209 153 897 176 912 121 161 125 319 25 499 735 2 977 457 9 447 400 9 777 867 17 230 104 15 273 254 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ................. 3 b65 417 3 951 015 1 074 292 1 085 837 149 206 156 230 376 141 329 341 2 265 778 2 379 607 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ... . 9 354 260 6 492 552 2 010 938 1 530 719 270 478 152 578 2 057 972 1 111 493 5 014 872 3 697 762 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines .. ......... 19 935 373 $12 969 063 $1Q427 428 $6 384 130 $1 286 376 $932 479 $3 408 865 $2 478 620 54 812 704 $3 173 834 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines . $1 334 431 $1 144 791 1490 527 $430 514 $7 360 (8 804 $11 029 $11 545 $625 515 $693 928 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased.. ..... ............... 5 368 445 4 418 932 $272 963 $235 125 $3 299 *3 631 1I;9 165 149 192 $4 963 018 $4 030 984 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced...... .....1 bOO 557 1 711 973 (1 388 778 $1 315 142 $117 192 $107 649 130 437 $133 845 164 150 $155 337 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. .................. $312 571 $310840 (103 626 $103 120 $8 508 9 932 $44 678 38 662; 155 759 $159 126 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuel purchased. . . 395 735 $290 204 $86 870 $73 344 $12 019 $6 447 $87 217 (54 935 $209 629 $155 478 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 $1.88 $1.95 $1.90 $1.95 $1.97 $1.90 $1.88 $1.84 $1.51 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). $(4.09 $4.11 $4.13 $4.09 $4.39 $4 .2 $4.01 $3.43 $4.06 $4.14 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) ..... .. .. $0.85 0.83 $1.49 $1.40 $1.42 $1.4 $1.21 $1.19 0.3 $0.81 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . ... .0.786 0.819% 0.7851 0.816 0.46046o.468 1.381% 1.36 0.9530 1.017% 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . ........ 8.09 7.87. 9.65. 9 50 5.7 6.36 11.88 11.74 6.87 6.69$ 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. ... 4.2.4 4.7.32% 4.79 4.Z44 4.23 4.24 4.94 4.18 4.20% 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and tram fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4
6-01. Coal per net ton ...................... 2.47 2.48 2.66 2.64 2.17 $2.19 2.38 $2.0 $2.24 2.29 6-01
6-02. Fuel oilperbarrel. ...0.86 $0.85 $1.38 (1.31 $ 1.15 $1.10 0.85 o0.84 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ....... 0.747 0.7770 0.777 0.8080 0.2142 0.230- 1.2421 1.227 0.921 0.989 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . .........37 7.51 8.19 9.0 8.26 7 8.91 .06 6.94 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. ........ ... 4..71% 4.88% 4.89% 5.04 4. 4.23 4.8 5-35 .60 4. 68% os
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .......830 831 804 811 921 908 855 840 872 861 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ......61.74 61.33 5342 5593 79.46 74.90 61.53 61.11 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s ........ 115 116 113 113 170 187 151 13 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 90 10.9 8.5 9.2 9.9 12.4 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel diesell locomotives)............. 6.10 6 5.5553 4.89 7.96 7.9 6.21 6.0 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s. 765 774 739 745 921 909 796 84 782 794 7-06
8. Fnel and power consumedperl,000grosston-miles(C bdglcmimthmdli ders)-roadfreihtsele:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ....... 122 122 123 124 86 87 133 133 124 125 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . 2 13.31 2.43 7.83 7.54 8.33 8.3 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . ... 295 30.35 25.27 2558 51.66 5 8-
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ... .118 118 120 120 88 89 133 132 117 118 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ....... 17.3 17.3 17.5 17.3 17.0 17.3 16.16.6..3 19.41 18.4 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ......1.09 1.08 -89 0.92 1.09 1.0 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ...........0.27 0.25 0.26 0.26 0.46 0.50 0.26 0.24 0.26 0.2 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .... .........6 3.6 3.6 3.5 19.3 26.1 4.2.7 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). ..... ........7.0 2 7.0 7.2 6.6 6. 5.4 28. 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). ...... 0.48 0.46 .64 0.60 0.43 0.45 0.42 0.40 0.45 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ...........0.24 0.22 0.28 0.22 0.27 0.25 0.19 0.17 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .. 15-7 15.5 15.1 15.1 16.5 17.0 14.7 14.9 16.8 16.2 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.
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.


SBased 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.








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)


Statement No. M-230 (08-E)


FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH, 1941 AND 1940

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

1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 882 and 894 ).. .....
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ....
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 896). ....
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). .. ..............
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 882 and 394).........
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394)..
1-07. Total .............
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. .......... .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ......
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ........
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) .. . .........
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . ..........
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ......
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .. ......
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .. .......
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours).. .. ...............
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. .. ....
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . ...
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .......
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .....
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). .....
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons). .......
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) ..........
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons)... ......
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ......
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 production: 5
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)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).s 6 ......
8. Fuel and power consumed per l,000grosston-mileCs (mWdiklomasand Iden)-ri freql srAie:
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) .


53 507 454
S12 222 508
$4 138 583
(424 679
696 803
$92 385
$71 082 212

3 686 889
71 211 786
21 386 332
191 192
5 433 340
4 291
4 328 217
13 836 276
373 034 867
189 214 227
10 291
9 803
16 450 674

4 189 466
168 014 533
158 821 910
163 764 392
5 348 861
7 977 441
606 954
5 089
5 859 231
23 330 143
961 733
15 723 250
626 776 078
11 119 196
18 399 416

$43 830 160
$3 949 110
$13 121 367
$5 139 634
900 591
1826 558


$30 224 407
$ 20 627
$3 723 348
$95 452
$253 130
$40 615
$34 357 579

2 263 468
643 134
20758 888
75 827
3 442 022
1 652
2 371 784
7 100 064
8 046
136 728 787
3 260
689
7 206 716
2 040 975
167 114 392
146 909 944
1 061 976
1 541 526
109 430
1 582
2 342 491
14 802 177
349 519
539 787
519 181 601
3 298 328
5 978 331

$28 883 794
51 456 276
b614 646
4 149 538
316 726
1271 490


$27 652
$20
$3 515
102
$172
$39
$31 501


2 081 873
624 970
19 554 984
75 348
2 392 541
1 577
2 161 742
6 388 835
42 944
115 237 162
3 160
574
6 479 766
2 058 352
151 308 897
147 935 135
1 057 039
946 285
94 266
1 207
S2 333 362

11 757 215
349 515
512 650
478 817 070
3 316 756
4 607 103
$22 410 078
$1 428 509
5726 842
$3 919 279
9319 651
5220 605


$2 b20 030

$121 892
S6 766
$ 33 744
$ 524
$2 982 956

174 264


289
25
174 309

963 466
54 677 054
76

1 025 007
157 473

171 026
84 566
764 708
14
167 234
1 690 213
4 760
7 948
75 945 243
433 955
764 997
$3 90 098
20 936
111 251
$J25 994
24 865
t33 744


$ 2 682 417
$119 346
$7 221
$18 386
t 508
$ 2 827 878

164 770



23
164 793
917 211

51 997 066
73

979 862
152 007

250 062

89 991
410 888

14
158 354
1 437 066
6 083
8 528
71 249 822
384 043
410 888

$2 96 925
26 256
12 241
$324 772
24 536
18 386


$10 081 782
(299 657
(189 180
521 070
1 267 660
10 060
$10 b69 409

538 092
1 651 335
755 731
912 870
426
555 596

2 b00 806
3 977 721
666
16
2 825 165
905 390
5 511 134
14 624 420
261 343
4 039 990
374 916
259
990 480

5 040 422
10 132
301 607
30 982 381
974 706
5 b85 470

$9 565 394
$36 750
363 962
416 365
118 437
263 750


$9 503 560
325 041
S185 819
131 103
8 152 326
11 796
$10 209 645

527 220
1 646 144
1 010 261
504 995
503
542 154
2 557 381
3 731 200
814
13
2 580 418
905 569
7 682 966
14 332 618
335 081
2 058 705
367 796
367
987 095
4 207 306
10 120
328 328
31 504 701
976 396
3 475 420

$7 901 542
U35 521
I383 335
426 344
114 888
173 470


I*1 ~ I I I I


81.88
$4.11
0.83
0.820$
8.10$
4.49

12.46
(0.84
0.776$
4.86
850
63.59
118
11.2
6.27
797
130
8.75
31.18
126
18.2
1.1
0.26
3.7
7.4
0.47
0.22
16.3


1.95
4.17
1.51
0.799$
9.60(
4.5:4
2.65
1.3)3
0.790$
8.21$
4.93$
804
50.i3
9.0
5.67
737
125
13.39
25.09
121

17.5
0.27

;,77
0.62
0.27
15.3


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.
SIncludes 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.


$1.91
14.09
$1.42
0.8190
9.640
4.790

:.63
1.28
0.810o
8.79$
4.97$
822
55.48
115
9.3
762

2531
25.99
127
18.2
O. 2
0.28

7:4
0.61
0.23
15.9


$1.95
14:
1.42,
0.4290


$2.18
0.2210
8.00o
4.41$

923


4.90
923
89

51.95
90
17.6
0.47
25.5
0.44

16.9


$1.95

0.4560
6.39B
4.470

$2.17

0.228$
8.02$
4.47$

937



937
93
53-99
95
18.0

0.47
27.8
o..6
0.46
17.6


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I. 90

1.344$
12.15$
4.48$

(2.38
(1.13
1. 230$
8.06$
5.02$
859
78.88
179
8.08
799
134
7.88

134
16.9
0.91
0.?5
6.8
0.41
0.27
14.8


i1.88
3.51
1.17
1.353$
11.77$
4.99$

(2.38
1.05
1.2110
9.28
5.20o
871
76.00
172

8.43
836
141
7.97
141

17.2
0.93
0.25
.-:
6.8
0.41
0.27
15.6


(13 629 208
13 663 838
(341 489
271 355
$540 384
$45 006
$ 28 691 280

b76 433
74 637 499
819 925
-59 169
3 750 900
2 355
1 506 856

4 197 571
435 270 367
26 282 772
7 049
12 502
7 083 82 9
1 096 499
164 641 536
8 210 734
879 219
3 724 254
7 422 331
211 237
3 157
2 541 699
6 b83 798
579 206
17 193 311
50 926 045
6 666 750
14 193 335
$12 442 769
$2 354 589
$14 180 694
$496 532
$461 029
$593 900


1.81
4.07
0.82
0.9750
6.92$
4.18$


0.9440
7.190
4.61$
881
61.92
10.5
6.23
792
128
8.45
31.35

19.6
1.11
0.26
4.0
16.5
0.46
0.20
17.0


:13 669
11 876
318
284
6 353
40
$26 542


913 026
68 940 672
821 087
115 844
2 535 804
2 188
1 459 528

3 972 849
369 260 723
21 979 999
6 244
9 216
6 410 628
1 073 538
160 331 567
7 262 951
1 496 639
3 866 750
4 561 563
144 892
3 501
2 380 420
5 928 556
596 015
14 873 744
45 204 485
6 442 001
9 906 005
$10 721 615
$ 2 458 824
$11 998 949
469 239
441 516
414 097


1.81
4.13
0.81
1.038$
6.85%
4.18$

t2.29
0o.83
1.oosg
7.07$
4.70


63M*
150



134
8.76
32.76
125
19.1
1.14
0.25
3-9
29.
0.45
0.16
16.9


4 Based on total coot of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.


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


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g56 955
13 984
$ 4 375
$ 394
$1 094
$96
$76 901


3 b52 257
76 931 968
22 334 544
134 996
8 106 081
4 458
4 608 545
15 061 907
439 256 134
217 888 613
11 051
13 207
18 140 717

4 200 337
170 152 670
175 496 152
162 413 583
5 132 139
13 768 555
695 583
5 012
6 041 904
28 416 610
943 617
18 042 653
677 035 270
11 373 739
26 b22 133

$54 202 055
53 868 551
815 370 553
$5 388 429
$921 057
$ 1 162 884


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.108
0.85
0o. 796
8.10$0
4.34$

62.46
0.86
o.75
7.47
4.77

8?3
62.69
119
9.6
6.13
761
124
8.45
29.67
120

17.9
1.11
0.27
;17
0.48
0.24
15.9


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BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 1941 AND 1940


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 882 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 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 882, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. .......... .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .....
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .......
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). .. . ..........
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . .........
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)........
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ........
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .. .......
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours)... .......
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent) .
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coalequivalent).. ... .....
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)l . .
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons)... . .
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trams (gallons).. . .
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). .
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent) . .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:
3-01. Coal purchased. 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) .
3-0. 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:'
5-0O. Coal per net ton (mine p..ur...ases).. .
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases).... ...............
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . ...........
5-06. Diesel fuel pergallon .
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)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. Fuel and power consumedperl ,000grosston-mlles(mdit l esmsiltmdimn)-rselfSrihme:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......
8-08. 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. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .....


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UNITED STATES


$17 562
S4 804
1 347
:131
347
$32
$24 226


1 158 499
25 693 672
6 733 341
36 564
2 664 341
1 502
1 410 880
4 269 741
151 796 890
58 766 740
3 497
6 800
5 321 621
1 302 70b
53 799 603
57 022 153
44 494 070
1 740 364
4 459 791
206 013
1 677
1 883 261
3 582 005
397 663
6 107 462
198 514 608
4 023 769
8 938 816
7 290 753
1 698 680
5 335 573
669 016
337 434
377 804


$15 347 662
:3 993 330
1 301 015
8141 167
228 964
$31090
$ 21 043 228

1 021 995
21 874 145
6 397 711
55 557
1 777 409
1 441
1 223 020
3 959 801
123 675 995
60 305 700
3 457
2 766
4 825 619
1 248 994
51 272 042
48 624 908
46 226 276
1 794 788
2 644 702
193 302
1 897
1 766 933
6 797 412
248 603
5 355 437
191 239 761
3 599 960
5 938 283
$ 12 743 971
1 013 051
4 513 680
1606 975
t299 587
1269 510


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


I I


SOUTHERN REGION


Statement No. M-230 (08-E)
APRIL, 1941


WESTERN DISTRICT


I I I I I


$9 494
$13
$1 153


$10 783


679 653
234 393
6 293 863
24 149
1 098 512
521
714 600

2 000 911
80 247
42759 158
976
202
2 034 650
632 893
107 331
54 329 038
40 181 842
355 178
492 082
28 514
488
724 917
1 587 410
147 874
155 874
158 597 051
1 237 773
1 909 843
$ 427 157
S633 461
228 577
$ 279 755
S19 122
3 226


$7 808 320
$7 316
$1 105 442
34 920
54 865
12 925
$9 023 788

570 109
205 826
5 856 351
22 420
761 323
567
594 970
1 790 404
36 799
38 989 445
988
212
1 821 275
608 975
9 790
46 314 601
41 630 347
370 073
283 660
30 530
603
690 899
3 297 750
88 490
148 341
146 596 010
1 134 012
1 533 103
$6 215 579
S360 652
210 516
$1 219 484
$111 513
$75057


$587 936
$28 365
2 903
(8 809
$142
$ 628 155

40 106


151
7
40 123
156 610
7 204 342
19
166 156
52 237
116 464
36 350
187 971
7
55 098
97 932
1 421
2 484
13 168 137
134 284
188 122
212 145
1 6 420
$3 650
$88 388
8 068
S8 809


$790



$
$33
3

$833


49 532



8
49 540
264 970
13 831 841
23
281 952
46 074
67 567
37 603
105 967
5
48 002
335 806
1 582
2 69.8
20 125 246
114 169
105 967
$655 832
: 6 931
3 885
$101 533
7 7 403
4 713


$3 041 770
$ 85 342
S54 059
$6 112
0 696
3 575
$3 271 554

165 877
506 170
158 177
290 833
166
171 279
606 311
1 316 030
251
5
814 400
282 401
1 261 245
4 220 175
81 494
1 395 995
118 991
98
306 375
627 000
5 086
109 602
10 368 635
363 025
1 991 900
$1 148 302
$15 529
$132 175
141 123
43 404
84 666


$2 795 806
9 9 528
55 053
10 904
5 844
$ 3 570
$3 010 705

154 127
477 854
280 205
171 920
156
158 707
741 403
1 348 523
226
4
749 659
273 440
1 839 119
4 124 603
116 192
609 239
116 752
105
295 131
1 330 044
3 374
123 101
9 871 177
328 753
1 032 838

$2 494 533
$11 256
$146 241
134 230
(38 935
51 263


438
706

890
(180
$15
$9 542


272 863
24 953 109
281 301
12 415
1 274 845
808
484 878
1 305 909
150 400 613
8 803 240
2 251
6 593
2 306 415
335 174
52 431027
2 576 651
92 053
1 267 342
2 383 743
58 508
1 084
796 871
1 269 663
243 282
5 839 502
16 380 785
2 288 687
4 848 951
2 503 149
1 043 270
4 971 171
$159 750
:166 840
201 103


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14.27
0.87
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1.07
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120
8.14
26.42
116
16.6
1.07
0.25
3.5
5.8
0.47
0.22
14.8


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2.46
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59.03


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117
8.16
29.08
113
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1.06
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13.8
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121
16.74
23.40
116
16.0
3.096
0.26



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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.
SBased on total cot of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


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0.21
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115
16.5
2.02

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0.58
0.21
14.4


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1.47
6.1
4.68
$2.36
0.38


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5.81
809

105



16.3

0.39
37.8
0.46

15.8


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4.145%
$2.19
0.254%
8.23%
4.45

854



854
81

51.37
83
16.7

0.43
24.9
0.48
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11.96
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2.42
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78.82
176

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129
7.60
128
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0.92
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8.03
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3 953 171
S3 886 486
$105 161
$ 92 248
$123 542
$ 14 430
$8 175 038

248 227
21 190 465
261 155
33 137
844 166
710
419 803
1 163 024
122 290 673
7 484 414
2 220
2 550
1 972 733
320 505
49 423 133
2 242 740
471 326
1 270 920
1 645 836
46 020
1 184
732 901
1 833 812
155 157
5 081 297
14 647 328
2 023 026
3 266 375
$3 378 027
$634 212
$ 4 153 038
151 728
141 736
138 477


1.84
14.09




$2.28
0.85
1.003
4.70:

58.
145
11.8




30.96
114
17.6
1.07
0.24
3.9
0.44
0.16
15.7


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


ITEM
NO.


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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


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1941 AND 1940

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WE STERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


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 314 ). ....
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). ........
2-01. Gasoline (gallons) .. ...... ....................
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .. ....
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ......
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)..............
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ........
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).... .....
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ......
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). ....
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. ....
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons). .....
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). ............
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) ....
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). .....
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .....
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 (ne: 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)...... ..............
.1. 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 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)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).5 6...........
8. Fuel and power consumed perl,000grosston-miles(CaCclis*glecomoliesandle ders)-l-- adfeidMslnkie:
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). .


S74 519 534
S18 789 377
$5 723 140
$526 296
$1 442 464
$128 215
$101 129 026

5 011 182
102 629 181
29 067 885
171 560
10 770 422
5 961
6 019 871

19 331 648
591 070 155
276 657 951
14 548
20 007
23462441

5 503 041
223 952 273
232 518 305
206 907 653
6 871 87d
18 228 346
901 566
6 689
7 925 136
31 999 026
1 341 279
24 149 917
875 567 886
15'397 508
35 760 94 9
$61 493 583
$5 567 231
$20 706 125
$7 057 501
S1 258 491
1 540 688


$68 855 121
$16 215 636
$ 5 439 598
$565 846
925 767
123 477
$92 125 445

4 708 884
93 085 931
27 784 043
246 749
7 210 749
5 732
5 551 235
17 796 077
496710 862
249 519 927
13 748
12 569
21 276 293
5 438 460
219 286 575
207 446 818
209 990 668
7 143 649
10 622 143
800 256
6 936
7 626 164
30 127 555
1 210 337
21 078 688
818 015 839
14 719 156
24 337 699
$56 574 132
$4 962 161
$17 635 045
6 746 609
200 178
1 096 067


$39 718 500
$34 050
$4 b76 880
127 751
$330 832
$53 237
$45 141 250

2 943 121
877 527
27 052 751
99 976
4 540 534
2 173
3 086 384

9 100 975
88 293
179 487 945
4 236
891
9 241 366
2 673 868
107 331
221 443 430
187 091 786
1 416 523
2 033 608
137 944
2 070
3067 379
16 389 587
497 393
695 663
677 794 052
4 536 101
7 888 174
$32 311 04 1
2 089 737
1043 223
5 429 293
435 848
1354 716


$35 460
$ 27
$ 620
S137
226
$ 52
$40 525


2 651 982
830 796
25 411 335
97 768
3 153 864
2 144
2 756 713

8 179 239
79 743
154 226 607
4 148
786
8 301 041
2 667 327
9 790
197 623 498
189 565 482
1 427 112
1 229 945
124 796
1 810
3 024 261
15 054 965
438 005
660 992
625 413 080
4 450 768
6 140 206
$28 625 658
S789 161
937 357
$5 138 763
$ 431 164
295 662


$3 407 966
$150 257
$9 669
$42 553
$666
$3 611 111

214 370


440
32
214 432
1 120 076
62 081 396
95
1 191 163
209 710
287 490
120 916
952 679
21
222 332
1 788 145
6 181
10 432
89 113 380
568 239
953 119
$3 502 243
$27 356
14 901
$414 382
$32 933
$42 553


$3 472 782
$154 705
S10 316
23 099
$673
$3 661 575

214 302



31
214 333
1 182 181
65 828 907
96
1 261 814
198 081
317 629
127 594
516 855
19
206 356
1 772 872
7 665
11 226
91 375 068
498 212
516 855

$3 52 757
33 197
116 126
26 305
31 939
23 099


$13 124 903
$384 999
$243 239
$27 182
$348 356
$ 13 636
$14 142 315

704 394
2 157 505
913 908
1 203 703
592
727 301

3 607 117
5 293 751
917
21
3 639 565
1 187 790
6 772 379

18 844 595
342 837
5 435 985
493 907
357
1 296 855
5 667 845
15 217
411 209
41 351 016
1 337 731
7 877 370

$10 73'4 403
$52 279
496 137
557 488
161 841
348 416


$12 299 366
$424 569
240 872
$42 007
$198 170
$15 366
$13 220 350

681 347
2 123 998
1 290 466
676 915
659
700 861
3 298 784
5 079 723
1 040
17
3 330 077
1 179 009
9 522 085
18 457 221
451 273
2 667 944
484 548
472
1 282 226
5 537 350
13 495
451 429
41 375 878
1 305 149
4 508 258
$10 396 075
$46 777
529 575
60 574
53 823
24 733


$18 268 165
18 370 328
8452 764
$361 694
$720 723
$60 676
$38 234 350

1 149 297
99 594 149
1 101 226
71 584
5 025 745
3 164
1 991 754
5 503 480
585 688 111
35 088 610
9 300
19 095
9 390 347
1 431 673
217 072 563
10 787 385
971 272
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2 includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
3 1ased on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during r the period of report.


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6 Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor can.


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BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-230 (08-E)
MAY 1941


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
------ P % UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
EPOSOi'C ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM
_________ ____ _NO.
1941 1940 1941 194o0 1941 194o 1941 1940 1941 1940
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) ..... 19 332 360 $15 273 300 $10 348 502 7 771 839 $955 265 $ 818 746 $3372664 2 661018 4 655 929 $4 021697 1-01
12. Fuel oil for steamlocomotives (Accounts382 and 94). .... 5040490 3 972 722 $ 17 568 14 569 57 705 69832 4 965 217 $3 888 321 102
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). ... .1 354 056 $ 1 257 196 $1 141 764 $ 1 061 121 $37 639 $33 733 54 320 54 167 $ 120 333 $108 175 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394) .....141 888 142 438 35 214 35 28 2 841 $3 14 7 230 9 519 $96 603 $94 237 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) ...... 360946 233 359 80039 $56 855 4 519 $1 564 $ 90 792 $ 46 188 $ 185 596 $128 752 1-05
1-6. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ..$ 31 540 29038 4 13 680 $12 179 160 $116 3 286 62 908 14 414 13 835 1-06
1-07. Total. ...... . ..6 261 280 20 908 053 11 636 767 $ 8 952 091 $1 000 424 $857 313 3 585 997 2 843 632 $10038 092 $8 '55 017 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)..... .... 1 222 981 1 023 348 717 157 567 926 54 299 52 947 171 865 150 917 279 660 251558 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ..... 26 329 822 21 918 875 219 527 185 91 70 850 406 881 25739 445 21 326 703 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 6 733 247 6 274 496 6 273 849 5 719 137 156 885 287 878 302 513 267 481 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) .. . .. .28 839 50 785 21 181 22 131 -- 7 658 28 654 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . ......... 2 795 297 1 874 059 1 139 565 787 833 146 325 305 181 099 1 330 281 905 127 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ..... 1 508 1 338 558 490 8 7 125 109 817 732 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) 1482 563 1 228049 753 332 593599 54317 52954 176764 155114 498150 426382 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ............. 4 921 834 4 015 269 2 350 081 1 825 181 298 267 279 595 906 720 743 397 1 366 766 1 167 096 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil bysteam locomotives (gallons)... ..... 157 673 356 122 923 672 156 533 152 873 1 117 009 1 340 292 156 399 814 121 430 507 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours)... ....... 73 274 293 61 593 624 46 620 410 39 807 701 16 613 331 14 006 506 10 040 552 7 779 417 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 3 387 3 183 1 118 942 23 18 231 197 2 015 2 026 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent)........... 8 528 3 385 340 195 130 4 8058 3 186 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent).. ......... 6 030 320 4 877 819 2 387 682 1 857 240 317 428 295 940 913 730 751 576 2 411 480 1 973063 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 1278 373 1 202 745 654 849 609 990 51 316 45 326 241 574 230 543 330 634 316 886 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. . 53 986 452 50 524 668 167 838 206 586 571 971 773 663 53 246 643 49 544 419 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .. .54 413 921 47 282 968 51 658 637 44 778 765 53088 84 425 2702196 2419778 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. .... 42 559 998 44 116 134 38 307 856 39 680 170 4 180 487 3 963 759 71 655 472 205 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons). ...... 1 832056 1 895 470 376 544 384 251 35 691 40366 90 379 108 320 1329 442 1 362 533 2-18
2-19. Dieselfuelby locomotives (gallons).. ............ 4471177 2 632 270 473 511 297 307 92 608 28 675 1 495 380 597 827 2 409 678 1 708 461 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trans (gallons) .......187 629 190 026 19 563 19 644 117 076 114 142 50 990 56 240 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent)..... 1 572 1 907 453 643 5 4 101 89 1 013 1 171 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ...... 1856 603 1 716 077 743 816 690 553 53 056 46 543 262 386 245 437 797 345 733 544 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coalpurchased f.o.b.mines (net tons). . 8 095 785 6 823 412 3 970 909 3 372 533 536 106 415 478 1 595 436 1 265 843 1 993 334 1 769 553 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons) ... 300 889 359 971 115 037 85 865 1 356 1652 2 990 3025 181 506 269 429 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ........ 6 589 126 5 367 905 144 523 124 000 3 452 2 876 93 634 101 448 6 347 517 5 139 601 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). .. 206 323 455 188059045 156 692 864 143 743 081 22507 255 20 051472 9 381489 9 081 586 17 741 847 15 182 906 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). .............. 3760080 3 910816 1181 171 1 162037 162 851 192718 318 248 361 487 2097 810 2 194 574 3-06
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . 9 081 354 6 343 108 1 922 036 1 329 548 92 754 28 675 1 684 375 1 002 506 5 382 189 3 982 379 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchasedf. o.b. mines . 16076 121 $12 791 862 $031 916 $6 349930 $1159826 344 147326 2 374 855 737053 3253733 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. pointsother than mines .. ... $1252 455 $1460759 504 295 2347 197 $ 7 048 7 367 $10 922 $10377 730190 S1 095 818 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased. .......... 5824 640 4455 319 210 077 162815 $ 5 064 $4 172 $113 466 122 167 $5 496 03 3 4 166 165 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced.............. $ 1 667 153 $1 556 417 1 259 846 1 176 795 $108 282 $100 038 $131 929 $126090 167 096 $153 4 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. ... .329 601 .319 30 $ (121 996 (109 275 9 580 $12 065 39 267 42 383 158 75 155 507 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuelpurchased. 389 052 $284 641 $89 657 $65 548 4 519 1 564 578 336 49 297 216 540 5168 232 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). ................ $1.99 187 2.02 $1.88 $2.16 $1.96 91.97 91.88 1.87 $1.84 501
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ............... 4.16 4.6 4.8 4.04 5.20 4.46 653 4.02 407 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). ........0.8 0.83 1.4 1.31 1.47 1.45 1.21 1.20 0.87 .1
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .......... 0.8084 0.828 0.84 0.8192g 0.481 0.4990% 1.4064 1.3889 0.9424 1.011 5-04
505. Gasoline pr gallon. ........... 8.16 10.3 9. 5.88 6.26 12.3 11.722 .570 .091 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon ... . 4.2 4.4 466 4 5.452 .92 402.92
6. Unit costs of yard and tra fuel and power (includingfreight and handling expenses): -
6-01. Coal per net ton. . 2.60 $2.45 62.78 $2.59 $2.37 $2.17 $2.55 92.37 $2.35 $2.32 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . 0.85 1 6 112 -89 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour..............0.765 0.789 0.799 0.816 0.226 0.239 1.252 1.274 0.917 0.99 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . ..........61 7.26 8.67 8.47% .960 7.81% 8.00 8.79 7.25% 6 17 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon .. ......... .. .... ...4.75. ....4.. 4. 5... ... ..69 5. ? 6 7 64
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour: '3 87 50 .7 5 6 517 .69 4 .o2 6-05
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .... 77 760 733 734 18 32 796 7 88 798 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .57 57.42 43.92 4.2 73.39 71.84 57.62 57. 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s 10i 109 102 106 165 167 136 1 70
7-04. Gallons of asolibe (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) .. 7.5 9.2 8.3 7.8 5.6 10.6 7 4
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .............. 5.71 5.84 5.21 5.23 5.62 .7 8.28 5. 1 6.10 7-05
7-6. Equated pounds d fuel (all locomotives).s5 698 710 671 675 818 832 737 745 717 78 76
8. Fuel and power consnmedper ,000grosston-milees(dCmc&osiamims.lliersd)-riLfrd;hnice: 7
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. 108 109 11i 111 7 75 119 120 107 110 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ..... 7.8 7.9 16. 6 17.32 7.52 7.63 7.8 7. 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .......25.54 27 721 23.2 46.98 50.28 -29 30.92 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). .... .. 05 1 74 76 119 120 105 107 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile--road passenger service:
-01. Poundsof coal (steam locomotives). ......16.3 16.1 15.8 15.9 16.7 16.4 16.2 15.9 17.2 16.8 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 1.03 1.04 2.28 2.22 7 .95 1.03 1.04 9-02
9-03. Gallons of dieselfuel (diesel locomotives). ...........0.25 0.24 0.24 0.2 0.32 0.27 0.26 0.26 025 0 9-
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). 4 225 927.2 42 40 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). ......... 5. 5. 5.4 5.4 -5.7 56 4.0 5.6 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). ......0.47 0.46 0.60 0.57 0.4 0.480. 0.41 0.5 0.4 9-0
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ....... 0.21 0.21 0.33 0.26 -- 0.24 0.23 0.1 0.16 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .. ... 14.5 14.6 13.8 13.9 16.3 16.3 14.0 14.6 15. 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.
2 Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
3 Based on total coat of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


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








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)


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY, 1941 AND 1940

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

1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 194o 1941 1940


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). ....
1-0-1. 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). ........
2-0-1. Gasoline (gallons) . .. .
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ......
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... ......
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ........
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. ......
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .......
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). ....
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. ....
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons). .....
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . ......
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons).. .......
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .....
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). ..........
3-01. 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:'
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)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).56 ......
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000grosston-miles(Cmak hIlmtiC ia leesn)-radfri*hwvnie:
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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5 717 272
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2 594 033
1 253 299
6 689 139
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$42 264
$5 681 776
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(64 456
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119 899
3 941 697
2 634
3 350 311

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216 376
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1 811 363
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2 407
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523 870
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5 612 805
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598 690
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2 Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
a Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during g the period of report.


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4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when pu chased.
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.


$1.84
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

II I ~H I 111 II111l INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9388 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 THE MONTH OF JUNE, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
JUNE, 1941


S. SOUTHERN DISTRICT
.- UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
... __________ITEM_ POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1941 1940o 1941 194o 194 1940 1941 194o 191 1940o
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). .. .18762 956 14 399628 $ 9927 228 $ 7476290 ( 975 950 $ 747817 $ 3163445 ( 2374342 4696333 3801179 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). 206490 3 929745 $ 17 698 $13191 41 320 47873 5147 472 3 868 681 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 896) 1348 245 1 231232 138 325 1 045 434 38 004 34 812 51 855 42709 20061 108 277 1-03
1-01. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394) ... . .. 138 286 0135 496 $ 37 434 33 129 2668 $ 2649 7 057 8 172 91127 91546 1
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) .... ..364 392 $233 704 83 132 654613 $ 3 930 (1190 89 965 i42 323 (187 365 (135578 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 894) . 33 995 $ 27 684 14 336 12 021 $167 7 134 03027 3 121 $16465 12 408 1-06
1-07. Total. . .......... (25 54 364 $19 957 489 $11 218 153 $ 8.634 678 (1 020719 $78 602 $3 556 669 $ 2 518 540 10 258 823 $ 8 017669 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 883, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons).. .. . 1 197 634 964 348 703 428 543 278 56 812 48 461 163 252 136 828 274 142 235 781 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . .. 25 783 809 20 911 740 221 935 162 448 272 200 301 101 25 289 674 20 448 191 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 6 606 079 6 082 014 6 159 154 5567 807 149 484 252 588 297 441 261 619 2-0
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . .. 33 606 44 208 23 328 20 700 10 278 23 508 2-0
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . ... 2 773 799 1807 975 1118 266 752 919 152 329 432 163 881 1325 94 891175 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .... 1 508 1 281 537 461 7 7 111 136 853 677 2-05
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . 1452 416 1160125 78 794 56748 5829 48 468 167615 14048 48178 4 861 2-0
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396), 1 6
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .. .............. 4 796 740 3 753 478 2 278 065 1 758 912 303 840 255 510 850 996 656 695 1363 839 1082 361 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... .. 159482 618 119 747 702 138 966 148 495 731 235 732 182 158 612 417 118 867025 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). ........ 70 262 179 59 788 148 45 010 254 39 129 294 15 411 501 13 279 995 9 840 424 7378 859 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 3 898 3 117 1 186 1 021 24 2 221 208 2 467 1 868 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .. 7 669 3 439 382 194 362 4 6 925 3241 2-12
2-13. Total (equated nettons-coal equivalent).. .. ..... 5 913 519 4 596 656 2 314 521 1 790 422 320 928 273 076 855 932 661 265 2 422 138 1 871 893 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 1 252 114 1 156 736 630 507 588 592 47 819 42 420 217 389 209 633 356 399 316 091 2-14
2-15. Fueloil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 56689 744 52 062 714 186 952 221 072 439 198 656 181 56 063 594 51 185 461 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .. .... 53 160 334 46 957 433 50 227 494 44 336 536 89 660 54 995 284 180 2565902 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) ....... 40 470 627 40 235 164 36 449 700 36 204 956 3943 807 3 566 817 77 120 463 391 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by-motor-car trains(gallons). . 1 670467 1 785 462 369 112 355 845 32 373 34202 85 800 96690 1183182 1298725 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . .... 4 514 812 2 749 182 480 908 296 859 75 062 23 049 1447 181 549 626 2 511 661 1 879 648 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) . .... 195 145 189 943 33 142 25 917 105 451 107 930 56 552 56 096 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 1 610 1 548 538 508 6 4 98 84 968 952 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ....... 1 847 247 1 682 124 717 5711 665 577 49 364 43 420 236 491 222 822 843 821 750 305 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.mines (net tons). .. . 8 211 078 6 C93 993 4 192 489 3 049 930 416 364 374 167 1451 861 1 067 454 2 150 364 1 602 442 8-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (nettons). .. 262 916 328 954 91 588 78 013 1 341 1 468 2 904 2 339 167 083 247 134 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . 6 233 884 4 936 674 140 298 116 642 3 237 2 108 80 304 87 665 6 010 045 4 730 259 3-08
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) 200 060 011 181 383 547 151 403 946 138 568 119 21 524 726 18 940 762 9 370 610 8 914 034 17 760 729 14 960 632 8-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . 4 203 697 4 458 691 1 335 436 1 223 702 164 669 146 187 363 432 316 528 2 340 160 2 772 274 8-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ... . 9 35.8 617 6 585 959 1 854 420 1 303 920 75 214 23 049 1 983 239 887 547 5 445 744 4 371 443 -06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchasedf. o.b. mines .. .......... $ 16655369 11 449028 8 689 747 5764215 $911 557 $729569 2 925 599 $2 014 374 $ 4 128 466 $2 940 87 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchased f.o.b. points other than mines .. ....... 1 091477 1 315 948 386 982 $ 313 546 $6 006 6 363 10 801 (7 808 687 688 $988 231 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased. . ......... 5 661 236 4 050 875 6212 755 135 588 $4 810 3 040 98 463 103 837 $ 5 345 208 $3 808 410 4-08
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced ... .. 1 664 718 1 528 794 ( 1258 569 $ 1 152 868 $ 108 947 $ 99 772 $129 866 1123 998 167 336 152 756 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. .. ..... .. .394 036 349 578 (148 255 115964 9 727 9144 47 001 39785 189 053 184 685 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuelpurchased. . .. .408 972 284 924 688 390 $ 62631 63 930 1190 92 685 42734 223 967 0178 369 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:'
6-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). ..................007.1 1 2.021.
6-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .9 ... .. ............. 3 4 4 2
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). ......... ................ O.91 82 1.52 0.'1.16 'i. 44 41.23 1OS 10 81 5-02
6-04. Electric current per kiowatt- our.... . 0.832 0.84 0.831 0.8 2 0.5 0.52% 1.386 1.391 0.9 1.021 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon ........ ......... 1.0210 5-04
o5-06. Diesel fuel er llon. .: 4:5.. 14...% 3g .2 .5 ..16% :1 .5 46.1 5-0
6. Unit os of yard and train fel and power (including freight and handling expenses): 5.2 5.114 10 I 161 0 .
6-01. Coal per net ton. $......................7 o
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. ............. ..................... I:F6 o: 0 12.39 2.16 .: 92.37 t02.3 '02.3 6-02
6-03. Electric current perkilowatthour 1.u 1.11 0.91 -
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ..............0.791 0.040.826 0.8350.240.261 1.267 1.11i 0.919 1.015 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon ................349.35% 8.53 8.27.722. ~5 6 90 8.2-04
6-06. Diesel fuel per gallon .. .................. 4.770 .1 Lw 5.05% 5.:03 5.23%5 4: .708 56. 6-0
7. Fuel and power consumed petard-switching locomotive-hour: 5.15 4.63 6-05
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 731 732 710 706 806 797 776 7731 763 77 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives)......... .. 56.19 56467 71 7-0
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)1 103 107 7 7 163 1 114 7-
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 .79 9 7.9 7.o 11. 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .........0 5.62 5 .10 7.7.o 75 7 7-0
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 678 5~ 61 6.o i 797 717 5.7 697 5
8. Fuel and power consumed per l,00grosston-mlles(sdi smsihtvesladA Ins)--romd 6lrsatiie: 6 713 7-0
3-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ............ .105 1 16 71 71 116 117 105 014 8-0 1
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ........ 7.78 3 1 3 7.24 7.45
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . .. 25.57 26 2i6 22.82 .80 0.26 2 97.
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ... ... 102 21 10 2472 74. 116 130770 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:03 8-
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .. 16. 15. 15. 15.1 16. 16.2 16 16. 15 16.8 15. 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 1.01 1.0o 1.6 0.93 0.9 1.01 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . 0.25 0 0.214 0.26 0.2 02 0.25 0 4 .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. 1 2.2 2. 0 9-04
9-06. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). ...... .5 5.o 5.1 :.9 15 6 5. 4 4.6 o 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . .. 0.47 0.46 0.6o 0. 8 0.47 0. 0.42 o.4 0.44 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). .......... 0.21 0.21 0.)2 0 0.2 0.21 0 0.1 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) ...... ......14.3 14.1 13 15.9 16.1 1.7 .2 15. 14?. 9-08


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.


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








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 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE, 1941 AND 1940

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

1941 1940 19 194 191 141 191 40 1941 1940 1941 194


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). ....
1-01. 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). ....
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 production: s
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).s56 ......
8. Fuel and power consumedper 1,000grosston-milesCmd cinlha imowotiwamnl )--rndfrigh ice:
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) .


$112 645 955
$ 29 032 790
$8 425 398
$806 470
$2 167 802
$193 748
$153 272 163

7 431 676
154 742 292
42 407 211
234 005
16 339 518
8 976
8 954 607
29 049 267
908 224 421
420 192 422
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BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JULY, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
JULY, 1941


i SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
DEfPj TOrP Y ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940

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). .. 19 283 278 $14 775 015 10 010 245 $7 532 878 $971 509 $755 685 $3 209 183 $2 384 996 5092 340 $4 101 456 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) ..... .5 436 898 $ 3 985 501 $19 600 $ 15 622 -- $42 620 (43 756 5 374 678 $ 3 926 123 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). $1 372 434 $ 1 269 077 $1 155 155 $1 069 096 $38 417 $41 596 $52 320 (47 550 126 542 $110 835 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394). .... .... $153 902 $ 140 814 $40 695 $ 36 035 2 884 3 083 $8 213 $8 099 $102110 $93597 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 882 and 394). .......... $411 316 $ 48 052 91 831 $ 56 011 3 780 $1 229 $103 816 $40 887 $211 889 $149 925 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ......... $34 752 $27 587 15 064 $ 11 185 $ 208 $150 $3 215 $3 328 $16 265 $12 924 1-06
1-07. Total. $26 692 580 (20 446 046 $11 332 591 $8 720 827 $1 016 798 $801 743 $3 419 367 $2 528 616 $10 923 824 $8 394 860 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)o........... ........ 1 236 629 988 589 713 804 550 665 57 186 50 038 167 899 137 068 297 740 250 818 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ... 26 660 006 21 658 851 160 390 177759 271 365 272 557 26 228 251 21 208 535 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). ...... 6 815 036 6 377 768 6 325 360 5 869 505 155 202 265 732 334 474 242 531 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) .. . ......... 33 132 50 199 24 605 21 865 8 527 28 334 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons).... ......... 2 996 901 1 929 830 1 179 026 792 666 126 320 191 165 830 1 497 558 971 334 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. ......... 1 609 1 284 614 470 8 8 145 156 842 650 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)........ 1 504 741 1 192 574 750 985 576 270 57 203 50 046 172 156 140 307 524 397 425 951 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
Q2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ........ 4 927 909 3 841 957 2 293 060 1 759 748 292 782 259 042 856 859 653 614 1 485 208 1 169 553 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... .... 165 830 813 118 691 704 188 909 174 668 727 705 672 796 164 914 199 117 844 240 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours).. ............... 70 630 501 59 605 262 44 387 770 38 374 906 15 447 455 13 422 083 10 795 276 7 808 273 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 3 913 3 140 1 237 1 010 24 22 229 233 2 423 1 875 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ........8 275 3 250 498 221 476 6 7 301 3 O23 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. ....... 6 090 413 4 677 857 2 329 475 1 790 962 310 776 274 347 861 895 657 858 2 588 267 1 954 690 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal bysteam locomotives (net tons). ....... 1 295 117 1 215 509 655 584 609 249 49 838 41 912 225 522 216 046 364 173 348 302 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ............ 58 407 507 56 295 487 238 209 306 938 501 157 651 808 b7 668 141 55 336 741 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours)..... 56 778 061 48 628 710 53 622 010 45 808 099 133 496 75 348 3 022 555 2 745 263 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. ..... 42 904 872 42 784 437 38 792 776 38 729 550 4023 149 3 586 174 88 947 468 713 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons). ....... 1 767 171 1 863 405 377 061 388 135 33 484 39 432 94 089 98 869 1 262 537 1 336 969 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons)... ..... 4 796 137 2 850 456 531 407 289 246 72 251 23 594 1 464 942 536 166 2 727 537 2 001 450 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . .... 210 880 202 661 36 339 30 364 114 261 108 966 60 280 63 331 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ....1 594 1 672 502 543 5 5 86 100 1 001 1 024 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ..... 1 916 379 1 778 308 748 606 690 072 51 445 43057 245 345 229 154 870 983 816 025 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:z
3-01. Coalpurchasedf.o.b. mines (net tons)... ....... 8 251 791 7 050 930 4 132 064 3 455 206 377 555 493 830 1 432 814 1 221 090 2 309 358 1 880 804 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons). 39.1 767 288 657 123 949 67 169 1 403 1 220 5 240 2725 261 175 217 543 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . ......... 6 933 915 5 279 451 130 221 124 416 2 472 2 679 57 671 36 394 6 743 551 5 115 962 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). .. 207 307 910 186 562 654 157 558 185 143 079 855 21 612 531 19 343 422 9 059 504 8 438 335 19 077 690 1b 701 042 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . ........ 4 365 161 4 063 337 1 463 103 1 350 986 174 729 126 169 351 499 324 965 2 375 830 2 261 217 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ... ..... 10 182 324 6 693 150 2 021 445 1 458 848 72 377 23 594 1 694 144 800 189 6 394 358 4 410 519 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased fo. b. mines ............ ..... $17 283 394 $13 270 562 $8 621 028 $6 510 981 $873 255 $968 282 $3 49 453 $2 301 349 4 639 658 $3 489 950 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf. o.b.pointsother than mines.. .. $1 679 828 (1 180 775 $548 595 $ 62 666 $6 438 5 447 116 906 $9 325 1 107 889 $903 337 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased .......... . 293 307 4 386 383 $201 963 $148 921 4 465 3 886 77 648 $46 165 6 009 231 $4 187 411 4-03
4-01. Electric current purchased and produced ... ... ..... 1 689 842 1 576 909 $1 280 424 $1 194 414 $108 106 $108 083 $127 994 $118 109 173 318 156 303 4-04
4-05. Gasolinepurchased ..................... 424 845 336 534 169 058 $131081 $11 899 7 512 146096 6 39723 197 792 158 218 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased..... ................... $449 010 285 435 $100 144 $67 772 $3 780 1 229 182 287 37 900 $262 799 178 534 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) . 2.09 1.88 .09 1.88 2.31 1.6 32.20 *1.88 2 1.86 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . .29 4.09 4.43 3.91 .59 4.46 3.23 3.42 .24 $4.15 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). .. . 0..91 0.3 1.5 1.20 .8 1 5 I 3 7 05-o3
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .......... 0.815 0.84 0.81 0.835 0.5 0.55 1.413 1.40 0.9089 0.995 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . .......73 8.28% 11.55 9.7o 6.81% 5.95 13.11 12.22 8.33 7.00 o 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. 4.4 4.2 4.95 4.65 5.22 5.21 4.86 4.74 4.110 4.05 5-.06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4
6-01. Coal per net ton. . ........ 2.59 2.44 2.73 .58 $2.43 $2.15 2.57 $2.37 2.37 2.2 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel ..................... 90.85 1.19 1.50.91. 6-0
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .. .775 0.80 0.807 0.8 0.247 0.308 1.52 1.3 0.889 0. 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . 9.89 .61 7. 8.7. 8.1. 6.8 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . 5.01 4.86 5.170 4.970 5.22% 5.215.^ -7 50 4.7144 4.770 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .....721 717 695 690 794 793 765 736 753 758 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ......... 54.54 54.92 38.29 47.24 69.71. 555 85 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s .............. 104 110 102 108 162 155 135 .22 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) ... 7.9 9.9 8.4 8.3 6.9 512i 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .....50 559 5.10 5.13 46 7.62 7.41 5692 51. 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).' ...........667 670 638 636 794 793 708 700 686 6 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed perl,QO0grosston-miileas8Cdodalilcmlilesnnd ltders) freighil6seri: :
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ...... 104 104 106 106 70 71 116 116 10] 105 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .. 7.56 7.60 18.51 15.76 -- 7.33 7.28 7.567.60 -02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ... .... .25.6 27 21.5 23.04 46.93 9.19 29. 30.15 8-0
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service).. .... 101 102 103 103 72 73 116 116 101 103 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ......15.8 15.4 15.2 14.9 16.0 15.9 16.1 15.9 16.6 16.1 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. .....1.01 1.01 1.72 1.4 0.95 0.95 1.01 1.00 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .........0.25 0.23 0.23 02 0.2 0.24 0.25 0.25 0.25 0.22 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .. .... 3.5 3.4 3.5 3 33. 31. 3.9 3.8 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). .... ...... .5.1 .9 5.0 4.9 5.6 5.3 5.1 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). ......0.47 0.46 0.59 0.57 o.48 0.45 .4o o.4o 0.44 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ...... 0.21 0.21 0.24 0.23 0.24 0.23 0.15 0.17 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) ... .4.l 14.0 13.3 13.1 15.7 15.8 13.7 14.6 15.0 14.6 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.
2 Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
3 Based on total cost of all fuel nnd power purchased and produced during 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 cars.
6Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor can.








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)


Statement No. M-230 (OS-F)


FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY, 1941 AND 1940

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

1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


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). ........
2-0-1. Gasoline (gallons) . .........
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent)... ......
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)..............
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .. ........
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)...........
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ............
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .....
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. ...
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)'. ......
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). ........
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons).. ........
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). .....
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
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 production :
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 fuelper 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. Fuel and power eonsnmedper 1,000grosston-milesC(icdahlilokmotivesamlt is)-rdhfreigtsee:
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) .....


$131 928 436
$34 469 816
$9 797 832
( 960 372
$2 583 094
$228 500
$179 968 050

8 668 280
181 403 369
49 222 247
267 137
19 330 419
10 585
10 459 445

33 977 032
1 074 059 372
490 822 923
25 746
44 479
41 495 610
9 328 345
393 038 213
396 870 621
332 843 150
12 141 566
32 010 472
1 495 220
11 465
13 545 078
56 557 681
2 296 851
43 906 840
1 489 257 206
27 726 446
64 285 432

$ 111 531 013
$9 593 592
:38 485 307
12 079 170
82 406 989
2 782 565


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4.18
0.88
o. si
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8.68%
4.533


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783
58.96
111
8.7
5.87
722

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0.26
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$113 270 721
$28 103 607
$9 197 103
$984 593
$1 640 881
$207 788
$153 404 693

7 685 021
157 575 397
46 518 321
391 941
12 822 613
9 636
9 131 835

29 406 256
858 040 986
430 506 961
23 189
22 643
35 427 906
9 013 346
378 202 398
350 315 929
337 126 403
12 687 986
18 854 051
1 382 886
12 067
12 802 719
50 095 891
2 187 918
36 662 717
1 374 021 085
27 152 000
43 961 476

$ 94 085 583
$8 919 633
(30 527 624
11 408 728
(2 205 521
1 954 156


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$69 991 652
$88 867
$8 312 124
$241 094
$585 834
$96 317
$79 315 888

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1 479 379
45 bll 114
169 090
7 977 391
3 882
5 329 347

16 021 082
571 291
315 506 379
7 777
2 111
16 271 938
4 614 508
700 330
376 951 571
300 642 118
2 539 240
3 519 434
226 988
3 563
5 277 072

28 685 048
827 967
1 110 703
1 143 449 002
8 515 811
13 686 075
$57 653 732
3 529 610
1 668 017
9 228 132
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3.5
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0.61
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14.3


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 g the period of report.


$58 209 356
$71 078
$7 796 306
241 959
394 457
$87 664
$ 66 800 820

4 313 801
1 356 294
42 567 784
162 464
5 487 282
3 565
4 494 080
13 522 556
555 779
271 538 508
7 122
1 396
13 739 142
4 475 054
744 386
332 546 898
304 180 158
2 555 343
2113 357
200 721
3 458
5 070 313

24 932 633
669 052
1 026 049
1 050 804 135
8 187 493
10 232 522

$47 250 784
2 712 570
1 384 682
8 662 240
(787 484
1491 613


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709
119
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$6 310 690
$264 317
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$6 649 052

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166

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358 683
563 734

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1 192 600
37
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10 281
19 593
154 757 892
1 070 488
1 193 464
$6 463 357
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$ 39 717
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327 739
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$5 963 952
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(526 644
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$49 682
$636 905
$23 164
$24 508 324

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3 071 920
1 375 479
2 178 631
973
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7 b69 700

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989
6 271 122
1 872 275
8 284 705
30 992 038
613 105
9 843 488
830 695
642
2 041 077
10 147 957
26 351
642 818
69 162 619
2 370 910
13 239 128

(19 956 773
$90 908

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294 208
601 724


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$1.22
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12.412
4.550
$2.46
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173

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$19 719 722
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5385 298
$67 797
$ 327 568
$24 723
$21 111 138

1 106 062
3 104 537
2096 664
1 187 725
1 060
1 136 432
5 352 489
7 824 993

1 678
31
5 400 775

1 835 231
11 603 737

29 573 971
755 152
4 351 563
815 586
745
1 979 639
9 091 743
21 583
676 916
67 809 833
2 308 129
7 200 060

$L7 086 653
$74 277
801 744
928 770
275 715
357 753


$1.88
(3.44
$1.18
1.3700
11.950
4.970

12.38
1.09
1.2179
8.98g
5.150
816
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8.10
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129
7.81
129
16.5
0.93
0.25
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0.40
0.25
15.1


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.
6Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor can.


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33 654
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$651
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$69 494


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2 035 654
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65 762 861
16 205
41 379
16 612 255
2 482 679
384 053 178
19 355 316
1 200 994
8 766 737
17 454 950
437 537
7 223
5 850 732

14 606 506
1 432 252
42 133 726
121 687 693
15 769 237
36 160 765

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$5 926 226
$36 002 336
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1 173 472
1 493 152


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$891
$94
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1 899 410
153 114 566
1 853 873
229 477
6 147 606
4 958
3 135 522
6 554 883
049 660 214
52 430 962
14 233
21 216
14 182 811
2 375 32
365 854 275
17 236 634
3 372 274
9 135 697
11 796 958
366 579
7 832
5 413 391

13 015 168
1 485 278
34 940 863
105 696 393
15 693 092
25 936 721
$23 784 194
$ 6 080U 422
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4.16%

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6.96
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120
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

I{I III IIIIH {I IIII INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9404 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 THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
AUGUST, 1941


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
j. ?." v UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICTITEM
.... ITEMPOCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1941 190 1941 19o 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts382 and 394). 19 970 633 $15 387 754 10 276 057 $7 802 249 $1 030 583 $772 936 3 230 652 $2 449 181 5 433 341 $4 363 388 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 5 617 180 $4 115 440 $22 345 $15 312 $47 034 $45 232 $5 547 801 $4 054 896 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396) .. 1 369 870 $1 263 354 $1 147 490 $1 059 823 $40 528 $33 400 $ 49 083 $50 315 (132 769 $119786 1-03
1-01. Gasoline (Accounts 382and394) . $160 493 9147 205 (40 862 $36 262 3 333 3 111 $9 132 $8 058 5107 166 99 774 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts382 and 394). .. . $35 251 $237672 $107 070 $56 217 3 901 (1 047 $102 512 $39094 $221 768 $141 314 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382 and 394). ............$35 483 $29 606 $15 519 $12 861 $188 $143 $3 734 $2 805 $16 042 $13 797 1-06
1-07. Total. . ................ $27 588 910 $21 181 001 $11 609 343 $8 982724 $1078 533 $810 697 $3 442147 $2 594 685 $11 458 887 $8 792 955 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). . 1 257 060 1 C18 737 721 250 567 594 59 912 50 548 171 501 143 505 304 397 257 090 2-01
2-02. Fueloil bysteanmlocomotives (gallons) . .. 27 089 664 22 192 501 182 144 163 630 278 793 289 O20 26 628 727 21 739 851 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 6 808 577 6 596 683 6 314 164 6 038 220 145 447 251 380 348 966 307 083 2-03
2-01. Gasoline (gallons). . . .. 31 743 46 897 23 902 20 403 7 841 26 494 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). ................... 3 159 247 2 029 766 1 229 651 843 544 152 330 834 169 072 1 598 610 1 017 150 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ... 1 613 1 381 615 559 7 8 169 128 822 686 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... .... 1 532 086 1 230 630 760 078 595 057 59 929 50 556 176 150 147 023 535 929 437 994 2-07
Quanititis consunied in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 5 188 254 4 054 616 2 370 863 1 831 762 311 583 266 687 883 922 675 109 1 621 886 1 ;81 058 2-08
2-09. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons).. . 169 519 050 123 142 350 191 467 214 581 0 734 152 732 937 16tu 593 431 122 194 832 2-09
2-10. Eleciriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . 72 516 737 60 951 421 44 596 755 37 406 341 16 369 785 14 479 639 11 550 197 9 065 441 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent). 3 747 3 238 1 210 1 025 23 21 250 211 2 264 1 981 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ... 10 053 2 322 484 233 624 4 8 945 2 085 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. .. ...... .6 378 395 4 924 648 2 407 509 1 862 474 330 324 284 336 889 166 t79 687 2 751 396 2 098 151 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal bysteam locomotives (nettons). . 1 286 518 1247 283 653 478 632 981 48 515 43 055 221 806 223 151 362 719 348 096 2-14
2-15. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons). ... . 59 790 386 57 165 476 263 533 273789 622988 625 014 58 bo3 865 56 266 673 2-15
2-16. Electriceurrent by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 56 150 130 49 831 861 52 828 803 46 953 103 108 928 73 697 3 212 399 2 805 061 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 43 237 964 43 820 317 38 926 610 39 407 125 4 224 104 3 938 460 87 250 474 732 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)'. .. ... .. 1781 003 1 901 916 368 554 392 103 37 599 39 897 95 635 93 204 1 279 215 1 376 712 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons).. . 5 027 926 2 779 752 712328 287364 70 091 20 702 1 460 380 558 088 2 765 127 1 913 598 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons).. . .. 215 921 195 693 34 194 24 376 106 242 107 442 75 485 63 875 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .. 1 581 1 736 510 620 4 3 103 79 964 1 034 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent) .. .. 1 921 876 1 815 962 750 849 714 757 50 139 44 169 242 966 236 526 877 922 820 510 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). .... . 8 598 892 6 870 991 4 288 029 3 334 967 429 829 391 389 1 541 977 1 201 506 2 339 057 1 943 129 3-01
3-02. Coalpurchasedf.o.b. pointsotherthanmines (nettons). .. 422 352 291 049 117 802 86 007 1 155 1 473 2 243 2 889 301 152 200 680 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . ......... 7 369 055 5 416 302 141 262 118 778 2 082 3 049 61 177 66 610 7 164 534 5 227 865 3-03
3-0-1. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). 209 534 511 191 097 013 157 600 988 144 415 025 22715 727 20 520 920 9 253 931 8 672 086 19 963 865 17 488 982 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . 4 509 051 4 326 536 1 551 687 1 378 181 179 727 166 043 426 276 338 271 2 351 361 2 444 041 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ......... 9 586 806 7 024 624 2 143 023 1 467 595 70 243 20 702 2 020 014 909 236 5 353 526 4 627 091 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchasedf. o.b. mines .. .......... $17 695 296 $12 857 907 $8 953 175 $6 315 979 $988 855 $761 504 $3 165 649 $2 256 626 4 587 617 $3 523 798 4-01
1-02. Coalpurchased f.o.b. points other than mines .... 61794 040 1 185 590 $515 519 3345 653 $5 290 $6619 $9 148 $9795 1 264 083 $823 523 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased . . 6 723 320 508 088 $222 162 $142 672 53 754 4 437 $84 842 $77 662 6 412 562 $4 283 317 4-03
4-01. Electric current purchased and produced. .. . 1698 465 565 117 $1 280313 $1 176 691 $110 657 $101 989 $ 27 938 $ 18629 $179 557 $167 808 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased . . ... .444 960 $367 494 174 507 a37 334 13 287 $10 015 56 387 9 799 200 779 180 346 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuel purchased .. . $435 143 $300 844 109279 (66 250 $3 901 $1047 98 115 042062 12;3 848 $191 485 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). ........... $2.06 $1.87 $2.09 $1.89 $2.30 .9 5 $2.05 $1.88 $1.96 $1.81 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .. 4.25 4.07 $4.38 1.02 $4.58 $4. 44.os 3.39 4.20 s$.10 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). ................. 0.91 0.8 1.57 1.20 1.46 1.39 1.17 0.90 82 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .. ....... 0.8110 0.8190 0.812s 0.815 0.487 040 1.383 1.368% 0.89s 0.960 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . 87 849 1125 6 1 1177 7 5-0
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon .... 5..lO. .51 .5.5. ..06. ...8. ..,.:5 4.2.015.0 ,.41 311--06
6. Unit costs of yard andtrain fuel and power includingg freight and handling expenses): 5: 4: -06
6-01. Coal per net ton. $(2.58 (2.43 $2.74 $2.57 $2.45 $2.15 (2.53 $2.35 $2.37 $2.31 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . ...... $0.92 $0.8 $1.43 (0.99 1.21 $1.15 $o.92 $0.85 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ............. 0.767 0.78 0.804 0.816 0.246 0.230% 1.123% 1.01l 0.87 0.947 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. ..............8.85 7.48 10.1 8..59 8.86 7.80 9.55 8. 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon 4..9. .... 5.-3 4..8 5.55. 5O.. 5..35. 4...68. .581 ..5 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .... 727 719 700 691 80 796 7773 76 756 758 7-0
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives)..............54.1 54.95 39.48 43.67 72.49 69.83 54.82 54.90 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s. ... .104 111 102 110 155 142 129 129 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 7.6 9.0 8 7.5 -- 6.1 10.7 -04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. ......... 5.67 5.58 5.13 5.6O 4.75 7.71 7.60 5 81 579 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).. .........669 72 641 636 80 3796 717 712 683 69 7-06
8. Fuel and powerconsuimed lperl,000grosston-miles(fidiliiiD0lonmoali niveudrleM)- rsa-rdfiticr:i 6: 66 7-
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ......103 103 106105 69 71 11 114 104 104 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives)..............65 7.72 17.86 13.64 7. 7.38 7.65 7.72 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . 26.12 27.30 21.93 22.54 46.55 52.06 29.55 30.74 803
8-01. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service).. . 102 102 102 102 71 73 115 114 102 103 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ....... 15.7 15.3 15.0 14.7 16.2 16.2 16.3 16.2 16.6 15.9 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives).. ....... 1.02 0.99 1.75 1.3 0.96 0.96 1.02 0.99 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. ...... 0.24 0 0.220.22 0.26 0.2 0.6 0.26 0.23 0.22 9-03
9-0-. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ............3.5 34. 3. 26.3 27.5 -- 4.o .7 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) .. ......... 5.0 5.1 5.0 5.5 5.3 5.0 6.0 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car tins). . .48 0.46 0.60 0.58 0.50 0.47 0.42 0.40 0.46.4 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). .. ........0.22 0.21 0.23 0.19 0.24 0.23 0.19 0.18 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) . 14.1 13.9 13.2 13.0 15.8 16.1 13.8 14.8 15.0 14.4 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.
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.


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.








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)


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1941 AND 1940

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

1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


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). ....
1-01. 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 uf 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). ........
2-01. 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)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).......
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. ........ ..
4-01. 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 purenase and production:'
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 (electriclocomotives)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).s6 ......
8. Fuel and power consnied per 1,000grosstun-miles(indaildlormotiilsamtedlrs)-)-rodhfreiklMtice:
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). .


$151 897 284
40 086 995
11 167 702
:1 120 665
3 018 448
$265 768
$207 557 062

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11 991 542
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1 243 578 422
563 339 660
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47 874 005
10 614 863
452 828 599
453 020 751
376 081 114
13 922 719
37 038 398
1 711 131
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65 156 574
2 719 203
51 276 029
1 698 791 717
32 235 457
73 872 238

$ 29 226 316
11 387 631
45 208 627
$13 777 635
62 851 963
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$573 678
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2 797 186
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$100 056
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$699 839


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2 646 400
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$19 343 279
$84 072
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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.
S Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
SBased on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


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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.
6Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cam.


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U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1941-0-200898




UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

II I1111111111111111111 111111111111111111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9727
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)


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
SEPTEMBER, 1941


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FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1941 AND 1940

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts382 and 394). .......$19 883 074 $15 422 059 $10 074 005 $7 827 866 $ 010 743 $768 414 $3 246 319 $ 2 395 488 $5 552 007 $4 430 291 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)....... 5 643 015 (4 149 440 $ 21 270 $13 575 -- 43 859 $46057 $5 577 886 $4 C89 808 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .... $1 371 869 $1 278 895 $1 142 307 $1 076 378 $ 47 900 $ 33 293 52 61248 720 129 050 $120 5U4 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). .......... 156 595 $ 138 996 42 485 $ 32 493 $ 3 371 $ 2 736 .$8 192 $7 393 102 547 $96 374 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). ... ........... 450 029 255 916 $111 093 58 526 $3 151 $1 007 $105 368 $39 886 230 417 $156 497 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382 and 394). . $ 35 117 $ 29 064 $ 14 896 11 702 $ 199 $158 $3 609 $ 2 988 $16 413 $14 216 1-06
1-07. Total. . . 27 539 699 21274 370 11406 056 9 20 540 106564 805 608 459 959 $2 540 53 11608 320 8 907 690 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) ............. 1 238 931 1 021 029 704 726 574 908 57 973 49 057 166 297 136 376 309 935 260 688 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. .27 380 540 22 832 223 177 127 173 902 278 848 297 297 26 924 565 22 361 024 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours)............... 6 656 294 6 398 372 6 141 297 5 830 081 147 351 38 057 67 646 330 34 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). 29 284 49 373 22 154 19 717 7 130 29 656 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) ...........3 171 074 2 073 859 1 240 421 874 821 86 320 840 164 438 1 609 727 1 034 600 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .......... 1 485 1 281 565 471 8 7 124 124 788 679 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ...1 514 314 1 238 217 743 334 603 200 57 987 49 064 171 017 139 604 541 976 446 349 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. ....... 5 168 110 4 140 838 2 329 432 1 854 420 301 413 264 529 871 012 675 970 1 666 253 1 345 919 2-08
2-09. Fueloilby steam locomotives (gallons)... .171 652 502 129 334 003 217 436 154 918 739 981 787 166 170 695 085 128 391 919 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours)... ...... 69 923 409 62 407 588 43 530 828 38 359 839 15 141 789 14 737 580 11 250 792 9 310 169 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. 3 804 3 350 1 185 983 23 24 307 215 2 289 2 128 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ........11 675 3 271 459 1 410 678 4 10 538 1 857 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).... ......... 6 370 758 5 053 941 2 365 412 1 886 627 318 883 282 03 876 402 680 875 2 10 061 2204 406 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394,395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .........1 236 660 1 184 788 631 205 611 646 46 541 42 654 219 335 214 626 339 579 315 862 2-14
2-15. Fueloil by steam locomotives (gallons). .......56 601 297 52 691 524 223 818 229 293 487 223 606 940 55 890 256 51 855 291 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). ..... 56 047 583 51 439 426 53 052 660 48 654 801 112 882 86 821 2 882 041 2 697 804 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. .... 40 556 464 41 305 783 36 500 497 37 307 742 4 003 483 3 561 846 52 484 436 105 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)'.. ...... 1702 385 1 789 467 374 029 356 322 36 836 34 187 85 177 84 381 1 206 343 1 314 577 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .. .............. 5 154 383 3 183 518 721 165 302089 51 710 23 694 1 500 839 584 737 2 880 669 2 272 998 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trams (gallons).. ........... 176 102 212 286 35 312 34 518 82 937 113 218 57 853 64 550 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 1 531 1 688 446 551 5 4 68 81 1 012 1 052 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 1 850 033 1 730 302 726 956 692 847 47 974 43 706 239 172 227 735 835 931 766 014 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coalpurchasedf.o.b. mines (net tons). . 9 209 712 6 941 914 4 709 390 3 494 844 539 634 419744 1 508 899 1 066 331 2 451 789 1 960 995 3-01
3-02. Coalpurchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons). ......423 109 345 014 113 979 102 877 1 164 1 246 3 357 1 986 304 609 238 905 3-02
3-03. Fueloilpurchased (barrels). . ......... 7 031 839 5 135 214 141 706 126 503 3 236 2 301 60 870 57 304 6 826 027 4 949106 3-03
8-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). .. 204 134 961 189 560 734 153 718 446 142 340 096 21 356 281 20 753 505 9 397 078 8 951 225 19 663 156 17 516 108 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .. ........ 4 295 924 4 035 172 1 450 543 1 386 660 172 869 166 891 348 946 287 424 2 323 566 2 194 197 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . ... 10 424 649 6 879 770 2 335 015 1 519 323 51 795 23 694 1 965 9u4 858 835 6 071 854 4 477 918 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines .. ......... $19 139 947 $12 968 663 $9 884 931 $6 564 637 $1 241 967 $828 a78 $3 182 558 6 1 990 342 $4 830 491 3 585 206 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchased f.o.b. points other than mines . $1 633 109 $1 414 458 (499 629 $426 8U2 $5 245 $5 609 11 141 $7 455 1 317 094 $974 592 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased. ...............6 428 433 44 269 330 4232 574 $154 425 $5 861 $3 129 $83 270 $66 725 6 106 728 $4 045 051 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced... .. .691 204 $1 571229 1 269 875 $1 177 878 $114 144 $105 311 $129 606 $121006 $177 579 $167034 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. ............. 436 415 343 696 172303 35 941 12 560 9 818 48 006 37 616 203 546 160321 4-0
4-06. Dieselfuel purchased .. ........ .. .. $ 475 423 $290377 123 670 66 217 $ 3 151 $1 007 95 451 $37 000 4253 15 1186 153 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and productions
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. .......... $2.08 $1.87 *2.10 1.8 $2.30 $1.97 $2.11 $1.87 $1.97 $1.83 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases)...... . 4.33 34.10 4.38 4.15 $4.51 54.50 $3.32 $3.75 $4.32 $4.0o 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . 0.91 0.83 1.64 1.22 $1.1 $1.36 $1.37 $1.1 0.9 0.82 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . ... .0.829 0.8290 0.8260 0.828 0.534 0.507 1.379 1.352 0.903 0.954 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . ........... 10.16o 8.52 11.588 9.00 7.27 5.58 1 76 .7 1 09 .76% 7.31 s 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon 4. .. .. .56 4.22 5.30 4.36! 6.o08 .25 .86 4.31 4.17 4.16 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fool and power (including freight and handling expenses):
6-01. Coal per net ton .2...60 $2.43 *2.75 $2.57 $2.49 $2.16 $2.5 8 $2.3 $2.40 $2.30 601
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel ............... 0.93 0.85 .02 81.22 1.14 .92.85 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ............ 0.792 0.7922 0.820 0.8270 0.314 0.225. 1.2680 21.822 0.887 0.943 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . ..........96% 7.510 10.7 .4 847 9.15 S.00oo 9.62 8.762 8.417 7.9143 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. .................... 5.o01 4.58 5.49 4.70 6.0 4.25 5.53 4.63 4.64.53 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .. . ....73 73 704 713 817 811 760 9 6 29 776 764 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives . 5.5 57.08 40.73 47.78 73.3 74.9 5553 56.9 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). 105 110 103 109 161 147 16 119 7-0
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) .. 7.9 9.9 9.0 8.1 5.7 11.6 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ........5.61 5.66 5 510 4.78 7.29 7.825 57 95 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).S 6 ... 672 684 654 817 811 703 697 691 712 7-06
8. Fuel and power consnmedper1,000grosston-milesa(iBdualcmrtivumleaitme)-ruedibhlsi&ie: 03971
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .. .... 107 104 107 107 73 73 117 115 110 105 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ..........7. 7.72 19.36 16.52 -- 7.09 7.40 7.88 7.72 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . ... 26.40 27.49 22.20 22.94 47.59 49.96 30.4 30.69 -03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .. ..105 103 104 103 7 75 116 115 107 103 84
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile--road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ................ 16.2 15.7 15.3 15.2 16.3 16.0 17.0 16.2 17.5 16.5 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . ..1.03 1.02 2.37 1.61 0.98 0.95 1.03 1.01 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ... ........0.25 0.25 0.26 0.23 0.19 0.26 0.26 0. 0.25 0.24 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ... ............ 35 .5 .4 3. 29.7 26.1 3.9 3 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . .5.1 5 5.1 5.2 5.6 5.4 3.6 5.6 05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trams) . .. .4 0.46 0.61 0.57 0.5 0.48 0.3 0.41 0.46 .44 9-0
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ......0.19 0.22 0.24 0.23 0.19 0.23 0.17 0.19 907
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). ......14.4 14. 13.3 13.3 15.9 15.9 14.3 14. 1.4 14.9 9-0
it.9 9-I


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.


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.
6Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.


Subject to revision








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 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MOlNHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER, 1941 AND 1940

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

1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


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 882 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). ........
2-0-1. Gasoline (gallons)............
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) .. ..........
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)........
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. ... .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... ......
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .. .... ......
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. .... ......
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .. .......
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). ........
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) ......
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons) '. ......
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .. ....
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). ............
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent) .....
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). .......
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) .
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .............
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). .
3-05. 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 tram fnel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4
6-01. Coal per net ton ............
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel ............
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . ...........
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. .. .... .. .. ....
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ...............
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives)........
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ........
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 .....
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ....... .....
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s 6...........
8. Fuel and power consumedper l,00grosston-miles(bdcal OmtiIsand mtders)-ird feitsmnvie:
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) .


$171 606 965
$45 730 010
$12 539 571
1 277 460
:3 469 422
$300 887
$235 124 315

11 164 270
235 873 573
62 687 118
328 164
25 690 428
13 683
13 505 980
44 333 396
1 415 313 131
633 263 069
33 297
66 207
54 245 252
11 851 523
509 347 689
509 068 334
416 637 578
15 625 104
42 192 781
1 887 243
14 577
17 316 504
74 365 284
3 142 312
58 307 632
1 902 926 678
36 531 210
83 908 285
$148 531 923
$13 220 740
S51 637 061
15 468 839
:3 288 378
13 670 053


2.00
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0.89
0.813%



0.89
0.773%
7.938
4.78

770
58.04
110
8.5
5.82
709
112
7.99
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109

16.7
1.05
0.25
3.5
5.9
0.48
0.22
14.9


$144 076 748
(36 368 031
11 739 322
1 270 794
S2 134 142
$268 042
$195 857 079

9 724 632
202 590 989
59 513 376
488 211
16 926 238
12 297
11 600 473
37 600 893
1 110 517 339
553 865 970
29 777
28 236
45 405 678
11 445 411
488 043 163
451 587 216
422 252 503
16 379 369
24 806 688
1790 865
15 491
16 348 558
63 908 793
2 823 982
47 214 233
1 754 678 832
35 513 707
57 865 870
$119 912 154
11 519 682
9 305 041
14 545 075
$2 916 711
$2 545 377


$90 339
$132
$10 601
$324
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$ 128
$102 331


6 503 338
1 838 650
58 266 575
215 146
10 447 463
5 062
6 b32 759

20 721 377
980 194
403 633 962
10 172
3 054
21 044 859
5 899 191
1 207 681
482 b33 034
376 069 225
3 281 823
4 952 927
296 494
4 519
6 754 877
37 682 467
1 059 748
1 393 670
1 454 768 436
11 518 041
18 164 113

$76 491 838
$4 544 757
$2 122 753
$11 778 320
$1 221 994
$865 856


$73 837 886
699 964
$9 932 507
(310 714
509 200
$113 812
$84 804 083

5 456 303
1 693 826
54 436 085
202 584
7 205 647
4 595
5 692 337
17 208 738
925 278
347 304 688
9 130
3 039
17 488 243
5 719 681
1 247 468
428 154 802
380 895 025
3 303 768
2 702 810
259 615
4 629
6 477 917
31762 444
857 936
1 271 330
1 337 559 256
10 952 334
13 219 440
$60 131 400
$3 485 025
( 681 778
$11 016 809
$1060 759
$624 080


$8 352 016
$352 745
24 766
61 834
$1 588
$8 792 949

500 552


1 102
70
500 697
2 627 961
141 065 257
212
2 789 502
453 739
785 544
296 899
1 314 401
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474 310
4 087 633
12 600
24 911
198 829 900
1 423 084
1 315 503
$8 694 179
$57 383
$38 855
$964 518
(89 986
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$331
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135 754 710
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692 915
315 678
636 569
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3 867 480
14 724
24 239
190 984 949
1 296 220
636 569
$7 553 934
$64 592
$34 790
$941 498
80 493
I 29 136


$29 347 166
$617 537
$503 429
$67 006
$844 785
$30 507
$31 410 430

1 545 210
3 629 561
1 668 277
2 830 305
1 266
1 591 002
7 976 626
9 343 833
2 155
2 291
8 030 690
2 313 416
9 394 916
39 219 625
794 067
12 o24 707
1 019 874
813
2 523 220
13 197 833
31 951
764 865
87 813 628
3 146 132
17 225 126
$26 409 130
$111 197
$953 825
$1 204 820
:398 601
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$83
$406
$30
$26 244


1 385 788
3 690 854
2 586 101
1 521 235
1 312
1 422 903
6 702 751
9 345 096
2 104
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6 760 520
2 273 004
12 835 691
37 074 277
932 737
5 494 388
1 036 246
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2 443 896
11 359 577
26 459
800 830
85 433 144
2 933 824
8 968 131
$21 333 621
$91 527
$946 131
(1 168 405
$353 129
$436 815


$43 767 854
44 979 991
$1 081 476
$861 247
$1 758 807
$140 274
$92 589 649

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2 752 266
113 018
12 411 558
7 285
4 581 522
13 007 432
1 404 989 104
88 563 850
20 758
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22 374 201
3 185 177
498 745 092
25 449 756
1 348 728
11 252 315
23 100 746
570 875
9 199
7 564 097
19 397 351
2 038 013
56 124 186
161 514 714
20 443 953
47 203 543

$36 936 776
$8 507 403
$48 521 628
$1 521 181
$1 577 797
$1 947 073


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0.24
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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.


1.89
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753
50.42
111
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5.050
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126
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0.40
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4Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
sIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-witching hour by electric rail motor cars.
6Includes gasoline consumed per yard-twitching hour by gasoline rail motor ear.


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4.17
0.86
0.9-42
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38 340 291
35 590 748
(990 943
851 783
1 189 258
$122 340
$77 085 363

2 417 188
197 206 309
2 491 190
285 627
8 199 356
6 322
4 019 812
11 181 860
1 100 246 965
70 806 572
18 342
25 158
18 485 368
3 039 278
473 960 004
22739 499
4 283 201
11 827 186
15 972 921
495 004
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1 924 863
45 117 834
140 701 483
20 331 329
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$30 893 199
$7 878 538
$36 642 342
$1 418 363
$1 422 330
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818
58.72
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15.5


U. S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1942-0-200089


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Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 1941 AND 1940

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

1941 1940_ 1941 11940 1911940 41 491 0 1941 19o
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts382 and 394).. .. 21787 778 $17 116 430 $11 065 978 $8 683 466 $1 121 319 $806 702 $3 667 973 $2 762 321 J5 932 508 $4 863 941 1-01
1-02. Fueloil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) ... 6 271 063 4 654 103 $18 910 $13 245 8 48 021 ^53 679 (6 204 132 $4 587 179 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396) .. $1 432 415 1 335 664 $1 192 894 $1 130 989 51 859 $33118 56 506 $51 359 4131 156 20 198 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394). .. ...... 165 475 148 594 $43 517 36284 $3 616 $2 976 $8 267 $7 674 110 075 01 660 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) ... ...... .482 235 71 740 $117 733 69598 $4079 $1081 (114 269 $42 230 (246 154 158 631 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ............$37 400 530 424 $17 107 11 891 $226 $183 $3 991 $ 782 $16 076 $14 568 1-06
1-07. Total. ..................... 30 176 366 $23 556 955 $12 456 139 $9 945 473 $1 181 099 $844 060 $3 899 027 2 921 045 (12 640 101 $9 846 377 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) .... ........ 1 351 908 1 153 769 772 127 645 250 66 419 53 340 182 488 161 241 330 874 293 938 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ...... 30 050 945 25 598 304 194 458 208 332 286 920 366 088 29 569 567 25 C23 884 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). .............. 7 175 717 6 884 915 6 615 393 6 288 089 170 700 248 963 389 624 347 863 2-03
2-01. Gasoline (gallons). . ..........26 495 57 852 17 092 24 281 9 403 33 571 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . .......... 3 439 124 2 290 952 1 348 784 997 994 110 336 427 195 490 1703 803 1 097 468 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 1 537 1 459 609 496 10 9 153 158 765 796 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ..... 1 654 285 1 394 937 813 935 677 128 66 437 53 349 158 309 165 277 585 604 499 183 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 895, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ........ 5 739 192 4 632 859 2 593 601 2 069 452 340 320 274 208 992 723 786 898 1 812 548 1 502 301 2-08
2-09. Fuel oilbysteamlocomotives (gallons).. ............ 196 800 841 150 310 653 168 734 157 274 868 407 930 311 195 763 700 149 173068 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours)... ...... 76 353 207 66 855 031 47 984 959 42 637 698 16 705 201 14 887 820 11 663 047 9 329 513 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 3 922 3 661 1 288 1 097 25 27 270 259 2 339 2 278 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ......... 14 361 2 723 546 199 815 5 13 000 2 519 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. ........... 7 116 065 5 686 350 2 633 005 2 103 638 359 672 292 120 998 977 792 997 3 124 411 2 497 595 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). 1 279 431 1 224 335 649 156 628 117 50 692 45 505 238 541 231 879 341 042 318 834 2-14
2-15. Fueloil by steam locomotives (gallons).. ......57 277 255 53 280079 187 588 176 681 493 923 650 166 56 595 744 52 453 232 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrent by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). ..... 56 302 946 52 790 974 53 497 458 50 034 206 102 736 88 214 2 702 752 2 668 554 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 44 867 272 46 858 163 40 415 970 42 462 802 4 368 759 3 965 640 82 543 429 721 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons) . ... 1762 911 1 866 161 381 326 393096 38 788 35 884 86 319 94 770 1 256 478 1 342 411 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . ... 5 31560 3 340 374 690 987 465 605 73 885 23 867 1530 697 602 855 3 019 791 2 48 047 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuelbymotor-car trains (gallons).. . .. 214 801 05760 37 934 38 119 110167 106 962 66 700 60679 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ... 1 689 1 813 497 534 4 5 100 104 1 088 1 170 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .. ..... 1 904 861 1 784 441 747 529 718 750 52 380 46 601 259 009 245 777 645 943 773 313 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coalpurchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) ... ......... 9 598 374 7 396 746 4 729 732 3 645 541 533 763 420 141 1 663 406 1 235 825 2 671 473 2 095 239 8-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines (nettons). .....501 254 338 827 106 384 103 201 1 335 1 113 5 403 2 961 388 132 231 552 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels).................. 7 792 624 6 012 240 152 018 148 537 2 798 3 061 64 242 69 974 7 573 566 5 790 668 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). .. 216 619 544 201 377 908 163 664 926 155 891 667 23 243 246 19 394 795 9 362 225 8 705 54; 20 329 147 17 385 901 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . ......... 4 540 981 4 162 703 1 521 661 1 285 207 170 743 176 969 364 161 381 583 2 464 416 2 318 944 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .........11 231 174 7 381 441 2 381 017 1 745 16 73 995 23 867 1 969 599 1 024 258 6 806 563 4 588 100 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. ................. $19 953 466 $14 120210 $10 018 161 $7 114 539 $1 214 390 $823586 $3 486 996 $2 352 257 5233919 $3 629828 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o. b. points other than mines. ..........2 094 836 1 391 326 (449 221 424 136 6 094 (4 934 18 177 $li 497 1 621 344 $950 759 4-02
4-03. Fuel oilpurchased. . ........... 7 242 620 5 029 288 1251 953 $196 111 5 010 $4 194 $87 983 (80 430 6 897 674 $4 748 493 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. .. . ...$1 753 626 t 1 645 450 $1 321 222 $1 258 183 $121 061 (102 204 4130 793 $20 040 180 550 165 u23 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased .. ... . 449 853 $343320 (178 655 $122435 $11 971 10436 51 103 143772 208 124 1w66077 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuelpurchased. .. .. . .$516 870 5312 697 $126 570 $76 026 $4 079 *1081 %97 031 44 950 1289 190 (190 640 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: '
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). . (2.068 1.91 $2.12 .95 2.28 $ 6 2.101.90 1.96 1.8 -0
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases . $4.18 1 .22 4.1 .6 .88 .18 44.11 5--02
...8 .3 L1.15 o.91 0.2 3-
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) 0.93 1.66 7 1.15 1 o.0
1 03 V.917%0.8060.522 71% 115 .90.92% 6-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .. .........0.80 0.817 0.0o 0807 0.521 0.527 1.9 1.379 0.888 0.949 604
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .. 9.91 8.2 11.7 9.5 7.01 5.90 4.0) 11.47 8.38 7.1 6-0
gasoline per gallo.903: 6
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. .... .. 4.60 4.2 5.32 .3 5.51 4.53 4.93 4.39 1 4.25 6-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4
6-01. Coal per net ton ... .2.60 2.44 $2.76 2.60 2.45 $2.16 2.59 2.34 392.30 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel ................93 0.85 1.44 (1.03 1.22 1.13 0.92 0.85 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. 0.7 0.770 0.80 0.80 0.3090 0.221 1.245 1.219 0.84 0.941 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . ......... 9.16 7 9 10.65 9.32 8.29 9 81 8.6. 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon .. . .......5.0 5. 5.51 4.53 5.4 4. 59 45 6-0
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ....... 749 748 721 723 851 853 778 767 785 781 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . ... 55.41 57.25 41.88 47.26 73.91 76.99 55.39 57.14 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. .....108 111 106 108 172 159 14 155 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives)6 73 10.2 7.7 8.6 6.7 11.9 7-04
7-05. Gallonsof diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ..... .5 5.67 5.20 5.18 4.78 7.37 8.02 5.73 5.87 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). 68 697 659 662 851 853 715 732 98722 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumedperl,000grosston-miles(m~dhdiokBlEsomfl nleadm)--ridfl &~rkie:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ......110 110 110 11 74 79 120 120 114 110o -01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .............8.0 7.89 16.8 16.74 7.09 7.16 8.07 7.89 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .6.4 27.29 22.73 23.10 47.52 49.7 0.47 30.62 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .. ..... ..108 107 107 108 75 81 120 120 110 108 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .......16. 16.1 15.8 15.5 16.3 16.7 16.9 16.6 17.7 17.0 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . .1. .0 2.74 2.0 -0.92 092 1.03 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . 0. 02 0.2 0.2 025 0.27 0.26 0.2 0.24 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . ..3. 3.53. 35 25.9 26.3 .1 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . 5. 5.6 5.6 5. 5. 5.4 46.0 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . .. 0.49 0.46 0.59 0.4 .46 0.46 0.10. 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). .. 0.2 0.21 0.24 0.2.26 0.23 0.18 0.17 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). ... .. 14.5 1383.. 15.9 16.5 14.5 15.2 15.6 15.2 9-08


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.
I Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during g the period of report.


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


Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

11 I I1111 IIII 1111111111 I I 111111il 11111111III 1111
3 1262 08583 9875 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 (O8-E)
OCTOBER, 1941









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 TEN MONTHS ENDED WITrrH OCTOBER, 1941 AND 1940


Statement No. M-230 (O8-E)


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT -WESTERN DISTRICT I
ITEM 1POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


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 382 and 394) .... .............
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) ........
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) .. ...........
1-07. Total . . .. .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ... . ...
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . .
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ....... ..
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . ............
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . ....
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)........
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ......
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... ......
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ......
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net 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 production:
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):
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. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000grosston-miles(mwdi lhocimotiesAwu lnd)-r-frildhsnice:
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) .


$193 645 206
t52 000 524
13 971 747
1 442 935
3 951 656
$338 287
$265 350 355

12 516 17 9
265 917 755
69 862 835
354 659
29 129 552
15 220
15 160 226
50 072 588
1 612 075 812
709 594 549
37 219
80 568
61 361 083
13 130 954
566 641 144
565 371 280
461 504 850
17 388 015
47 508 141
2 102 044
16 266
19 221 461
83 963 663
3 643 566
66 100 258
2 119 524 495
41 072 402
95 139 459
$168 505 508
15 326 269
58 889 520
$17 222 225
S738 231
S186 924


L2.01
4.21
.89
0.8130
9.10
4.40f
$2.56
#0.89
0.7700
8.06
4.810
768
57.73
109
8.4
5.80
707
112
8.00
27.08
109
16.6
1.05
0.25
3.5
5.9
0.484
0.22
14.9


$161 212 317
941 022 060
413 074 986
$1 419 388
$ 404 535
$298 467
$219 431 753

10 878 401
228 180 965
66 398 291
546 063
19 217 190
13 756
12 995 355
42 233 752
1 260 832 195
620 721 001
33 438
30 959
51 092 053
12 669 746
541 323 242
504 378 190
469 110 666
18 245 530
28 122 645
1 996 625
17 304
18 132 259
71 305 538
3 162 809
53 226 473
1 956 056 740
39 676 411
65 247 311
(134 032 362
12 911 007
44 334 327
16 190 526
( 83 260 032
2 858 074


1.88

0.828"
8.22%
4.38%
$2.45
$0.85
7. 76
4.76f

58.686
113
10.2
5.84
725
114
8.07



1.05
0.24
3.5

0.21
14.9


$101 425 559
$151 392
(11 794 576
367 958
921 729
145 625
$114 b06 839

7 275 465
2 033 108
64 881 968
232 238
11 796 247
5 671.
7 646 694
23 314 978
1 148 928
451 597 194
11 460
3 600
23 677 857
6 548 347
1 395 269
536 330 492
416 485 195
3 663 149
5 643 914
334 428
5 016
7 502 406
42 412 204
1 166 132
1 545 689
1 618 411 635
13 039 702
20 545 130
$ 6 509 999
4 993 978
12 374 706
$13 099 303
$1 400 649
$992 426


$82 540 491
$113 209
$11063 496
346 998
578 798
125 703
$94 768 695

6 101 553
1 902 158
60 724 174
226 865
8 203 641
5 091
6 369 466
19 278 190
1082 552
389 942 386
10 227
3 238
19 591 881
6 347 798
1 424 149
478 189 008
423 357 827
3 696 864
3 168 415
297 734
5 163
7 196 667
35 407 985
961 137
1 419 867
1 493 450 923
12 237 541
14 964 656
$67 245 939
13 909 161
1877 889
$12 274 992
L 183 194
$700 106


$9 473 335
$404 604
I28 382
65 913
$1 814
$9 974 04 8

566 971


1 212
80
567 134
2 968 281
157 770 458
237
3 149 174
504 431
888 280
335 687
1 388 286
50
526 690
4 621 396
13 935
27 709
222 073 146
1 593 827
1 389 498

$9 908 569
63 477
(43 805
(1 085 579
$101 957
$65 913


$8 143 092
$364 657
$28 025
30 217
$1 557
$8 567 538

518 693



77
518 770
2781 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
1 413 189
660 436
$8 377 520
$69 526
$38 984
$1 043 702
$V0 929
0 217


$33 015 139
I665 558
559 935
$75 273
(959 054
$34 498
$35 309 457

1 727 698
3 916 481
1 636 977
3 216 732
1 419
1 779 311
8 969 349
10 212 240
2 425
3 106
9 035 667
2 551 957
9 i88 839
43 588 3b4
880 30o6
14 355 404
1 130 041
913
2 782 229
14 861 239
37 354
829 107
97 195 853
3 510 293
19 194 725

$29 896 126
$129 374
$L 041 809
$1 335 612
I449 704
$b92 321


$27 324 512
5730 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
7 489 649
10 325 407
2 363
44
7 553 517
2 504 883
13485 857
41 039 917
1 027 507
6 097 243
1 143 2081
1 009'
2 689 673
12 595 401
29 420
870 804
94 138 689
3 315 407
9 992 389
$23 685 877
$103 023
S026 620
1288 446
396 902
481 765


~ 1 1I F I~~ -I I


$2.04
$4.28
$1.54
0.80
10.74%
4.83
$2.73
$1.39
0.80o3
9.23%
5.120
741
45.09
107
8.5
5.30
679
114
17.23
22.94
110
16.1
2.04
0.25
3.5
5.9
0.60
0.26
14.0


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 g the period of report.


$1.90
$4.07
$1.32
0.822e
9.671
4.689
$2.60
$1.08
0.8180
8.62%
4.90o
750
50.05
110
8.4


116
16.13
23.97
112
16.2
1.64
0.26
3.5
5.9
0.59
0.23
14.2


14.56
$1.56
0.489
6. 40
4.74W
$2.35

-
0.255










79
16.7

0.-37
28.0
.47

16.2


$1.95
$4.39
$1.43
0.4964
6.17%
4.58%
$2.17
0.241%
7.97%
4.586
853



853
80
5 2
51.59
81
16.8

0.39
27j.
0.47
16.6


$2.01
$3.46
$1.26
1.374%
12.81%
4.65%
$2.49
$1.16
1.2233
8.55%
5.13%
803
76o50


71i

123
7.52
123
16.5
0.93
0.26
6.0
0.42
0.25
14.3


$1.68
1 68

1.369
4.82%
(2.37
11.10
1.221%
8.85%
5.o01
795
74.24
162
8.01
760
125
7.68
125
16.4
0.9
o.26
5.8
0.41
0.24
15.0


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 ears.
6Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor ca.


(49 731 173
51 183 574
$1 212 632
$971 322
$2 004 960
$150 350
$105 260 011

2 946 045
259 968 166
3 141 890
122 421
14 115 361
8 050
5 167 087
14 819 980
1 600 714 644
100 226 897
23 097
73 862
25 498 385
3 526 219
555 357 036
28 152 508
1 431 271
12 508 793
26 120 537
637 575
10 287
8 410 136
22 068 824
2 426 145
63 697 753
181 843 861
22 928 580
54 010 106
42 190 814
10 139 440
55 429 140
701 731
785 921
236 264


$1.91
:4.18

0.879



0.912!
7.64%


57.6
138
8.2
5.92
725
113
8.00
30.19
109
17.9
1.05
0.25
4.0
5.5
0.45
0.18
15.8


Z43 204 232
40 177 853
$1 111 141
$953 443
$1 346 742
$136 909
$86 930 320

2711 126
222 221 865
2 839 053
319 198
9 296 824
7 118
4 518 939
12 684 161
1 249 424 236
80 136 085
20 620
27 677
20 982 988
3 358 112
526 413 236
25 408 053
4 712 922
13 169 597
18 196 551
555 683
11 088
7 772 067
19 014 531
2156 415
50 908 502
158 087 384
22 650 274
39 629 830
t34 723 026
$8 829 297
$41 390 834
I1 583 386
1 589 007
1 645 986


$1.83
4.09
0.81
1.002%
7.02%
4.15%
$2.30
$0.84
0.982%
6.98%
4.63%
814

12.0
6.06
751
115
8.07
31.22
111
17.3
1.06
0.23
3.9

o5.
0.17
15.5


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Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

SI II III I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9578 BUREAU OF STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (O8-E)
NOVEMBER 1941


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 NOVEMBER, 1941 AND 1940


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). ....
1-01. 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). ........
2-0-1. 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) . .
2-00. 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: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). .....
3-0.. 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):
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). . .
8. Fuel and power consumed per l,0grosston-milesCm(indPdllocomoliessaudlindeds)--roadfr ighseice:
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


$21 464
5 820
1 432
$153
$502
$37
$29 411


1 337 553
29 117 759
7 006 866
20 292
3 560 754
1 636
1 635 779

5 581 382
183 843 206
73 337 596
3 993
16 661
6 869 230
1 278 828
56 505 829
57 105 779
45 038 547
1 634 137
5 492 884
206 268
1 473
1 902 301
8 976 216
416 605
7 086 658
214 548 713
3 804 116
10 196 543
$18 680 998
$1 708 417
6400 921
1 769 538
(367 502
476 260


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


S P 7 I I


$17 302 369
$4 563 766
$1 358 116
$136 927
$285 176
$30 520
$23 676 874

1 173 699
25 981 978
6 876 952
46 854
2 423 007
1 449
1 421 723

4 669 658
148 613 239
68 597 246
3 649
2 663
5 709 538
1 223 665
53 176 419
50 720 393
46 688 277
1 760 780
3 465 005
215 527
1647
1 782 806
7 816 786
342 434
5 779 600
202 894 520
3 942 592
7 156 577

$14 880 224
$1 401864
4 827 035
1 675745
$329 809
$307 161


$10 918
$6
$1 197
$40
$122
$17
$12 301

767
166
6 533
11
1 380
809

2 540
7
46 436
1
2 577
653
3
54 435
40 363
353
744
33

752
4 543
101
166
162 590
1 278
2 292
$9 588
$419
$272
$1 327
155
1121


$8 872 695
$5 336
$1 150 067
133 617
73 099
$12 531
$10 147 345

661 480
171 762
6 263 335
23 554
1 039 019
532
694 408

2 118 718
5692
44 437 214
1 045
239
2 153 412
619 490
4 346
48 064 533
41 775 250
375 390
490 553
38 711
582
708 048
3 944 714
95 691
147 420
155 566 588
1 231 463
1 821 306
$7 706 351
$382 977
$205 751
$1 280 486
$120 061
$ 79 156


$1 102 209
$48 689
(3 146
4 955
$210
$1 159 209

65 293


112
8
65 309
330 176
16 411 224
23
348 781
50 587

109 031
32 661
85 436

52 273
520 537
1 411
2 886
22 742 446
153 132
85 548
$1 194 005
(6 418
5 000
$121 991
$ 10 686
$4 955


$826 359
$32 297
t2 789
1 034
$189
$862 668

53 276



9
53 285

280 965
15 431 699
27
299 074
45 501

80 189
33 009
21 785

5
46 507
425 818
1 224
2 484
21 047 454
119 157
21 785
$845 598
$ 5 460
$3 437
$104 888
7 377
1 034


$3 718
61
$7
$115
$3
$3 968

183
355
162
426
190

1 005
1 053


1 012
238
667
4 572
81
1 533
110
260

1 545
3
74
10 010
361
1 745
$3 294
$13
$100
$139
(48
86


_I 1 1 111-I I I I I-


$2.08
(4.10
0.90
0.825%
10.190
4.670

t2.62
0.91
o.785
4.960

790
58.25
112
7.0
5.90
718
116
8.38
27.98
113
17.2
1.09
0.26
3.5
0.47
0.22
15.3


$1.90
%.09
0.826
8.37%
4.:29


0.786%





10.1
6.05
740
119
8.48
28.53

17.3
1.11
0.26
3.6
6.4
0.48
0.23
15.6


$2.11
84.11
61.64
0.817?
12.140
5.29%
12.76
0.8100
10.72%
5.590
759
42.30
109
7.0
5.38
691
116
16.25
23.80
113
16.5
2.50
0.27

0.61
0.24
14.3


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.
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.


$1.95
(4.00
S1.4o
0.8230
9.755
4.353


0.8182
8.31
4.61

767
4404
110
8.8
5.55
703
119

115
16.5
5.41
0.26


0.61
0.23
14.5


$2.29
4.55
:1.73
0.536%
6.989
5.790
$2.47
0 5
9.63
5.790
890


4.67

80
49.62
81

17.0
0.27
26.2
0.49
16.5


$1.99
(4.46
1.38
0.4980
6.19%
4.75%
$(2.18
0.2080
8.450
4.75%

879



879
82

50.97
S 83
17.3
0.22
23.7
0.45

17.1


$2.13
3.55
1.34
1.39.8
i.98

(2.60
(1.23
1.290o
9.63%
5.200
822
76.47
186


749
128
7.40
127

17.3
0.93
0.27

6.5
0.42
0.25
14.7


$2 873 072
61 994
60 276
$6 845
$46 713
(2 799
$ 3 051 699

165 796
415 525
255 764

225 985
96
170 230
819 403
1 161 097
i
211
6
826 531
232 412
758 086
4 496 119
84 747
650 106
120 823
77
247 913
1 260 187
2 550
70 376
9 257 651
298 898
1 093 836
$2 403 451
$t9 636
$80 245
$124 422
(38 094
48 089


$1.91
:3.78
1.14
1.3440
12.74

I2.36
1.12
1.268%
8.080
4.69%
811
77.18
182
8.18
768

127
7.33
127

17.5
0.88
0.27
6.5
0.i41
0.26
15.9


4 Baaed 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 can


2-


WESTERN DISTRICT


ITEM
NO.


$5 725 120
$5 753 596
125 967
02 125
59 913
$15 872
$11 982 593

321 358
28 596 049
310 607
8 652
1 754 272
794
570 624
1 705 541
182 762 512
10 469 499
2 285
15 372
2 930 436
336 161
55 834 844
2 561 587
63 242
1 166 524
3 129 426
62 194
965
837 379
2 367 332
309 388
6 843 052
19 204 551
2 011 741
6 072 785
$4 603 917
11 269 018
6 023 346
180 505
172 989
263 135


$1.94
$4.10
$0.88
0.940o
8.60o
4.330
$2.42
$0.90
0.9370
8.60
4.60o

833
58.20
176
6.9
6.o5
734
120
8.39
30.96
115
18.9
1.09
4.o0
4.9
0.45
0.18
16.3


$4 730 243
$4 496 436
$115 476
$93 676
$164 330
$15 001
$9 615 162

293 147
25 394 691
357 853
23 300
1 158 003
812
503 800
1 450 572
147 446 450
8 728 333
2 366
2 418
2 430 521
326 262
52 213 987
2 575 621
416 908
1 267 634
2 302 561
55 993
983
780 338
2 186 067
242 969
5 559 320
17 022 827
2 293 074
4 219 650
3 924 824
003 791
$4 537 602
$ 165 949
$164 277
$ 178 882


$1.80
(4.13
60.82
0.9750
7.162
4.24

$0.84
0.956%
7.170
4.550
841
61.09
170
11.8
6.24
774
125
8.49
32.28
119
18.9
1.11
0.25
4.2
6.2
0.45
o.ii
0.18
16.5


1 1______1~_~___1~__1~I 1 I I I








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 ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1941 AND 1940


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). ........
2-01. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ......
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . .
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. ....
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). .....
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. ... .....
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . .
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)' . .
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . .
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) ....
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .....
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 production:
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 feel 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).5 6......
8. Fuel and power consiimedpoerl,000grosston-miles(inchinglo(comotiliesaWud )--ridfrdtteig e:
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


$215 109 Ill
57 b21 363
15 404 703
$1 596 266
$ 4 455 687
$375 31l
$294 762 581

13 b53 727
295 035 514
76 b69 701
374 951
32 728 664
16 856
16 796 210

55 653 924
1 795 920 111
782 932 145
41 214
97 227
68 230 076
14 409 769
623 146 973
622 477 059
506 543 397
19 022 152
53 001 025
2 308 312
17 739
21 123 748
92 939 880
4 060 071
73 186 795
2 334 073 208
44 b76 518
105 336 002
$187 189 686
S17 038 678
65 290 254
$18 991 763
S4 125 748
4 663 183


$178 513 854
$45 586 021
$14 432 863
1 556 315
2 685 996
$328 989
$243 104 038

12 052 089
254 163 230
73 275 243
592 917
21 640 197
15 206
14 417 072

46 903 296
1 409 451 899
689 296 520
37 087
33 622
56 801 502
13 893 374
594 504 316
555 098 583
515 798 943
20 006 310
31 522 116
2 212 152
18 951
19 913 070
79 122 326
3 505 243
59 005 860
2 158 929 533
43 619 003
72 403 888

$148 912 587
114 312 872
49 161 071
$17 866 032
(3 589 841
3 165 234


I I r


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
I


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


WESTERN DISTRICT


I .i I. *I ______________________________


ITEM
NO.


I I I 1i1 I I I 1-


$112 343 316
$157 616
$12 991 776
$408 215
$1044 254
$162 651
$127 107 828

8 042 751
2 199 363
71 415 471
243 878
13 176 487
0 350
8 455 949

25 855 060
1 157 562
498 034 067
12 789
4 138
26 254 720
7 201 927
1 398 965
590 765 653
456 868 223
4 017 086
6 388 591
367 664
5 428
8 254 691
46 955 447
1 268 036
1 711 920
1 781 002 611
14 317 7b3
22 837 730

$96 098 635
5 413 092
12 647 076
$14 427 070
$1 555 824
1 113 741


$91 412 354
$118 506
$12 213 324
$380 615
$651 897
$138 235
$104 914 931

6 763 022
2 073 920
66 987 509
250 419
9 242 660
5 623
7 063 862

21 396 794
1 086 840
434 357 873
11 272
3 477
21745 157
6 967 251
1 428 495
526 253 591
465 133 077
4 072 254
3 658 968
336 445
5 745
7 904 678
39 352 699
1 056 828
1 567 074
1 648 995 784
13 469 004
10 785 962
$74 952 290
(4 292 138
2083 347
$13 555 239
$1 303 255
$779 262


$10 575
$453
$31
$70
$2
$11 133


632 264


1 324
88
632 443
3 298 457
174 181 682
260
3 497 955
555 018
997 311
368 348
1 473 722
53
578 963
5 141 933
15 346
30 595
244 615 592
1 746 959
1 475 046
$11 102 574
169 895
48 865
$1 207 570
$112 643
(70 868


$8 969 441
$396 954
$30 814
$31 251
$1 746
$9 430 206

571 969



86
572 055
3 062 717

166 074 229
255

3 262 741
504 454
861 318
384 571
682 221
49
520 359
4713 439
17 061
29 784
231 427 198
1 592 346
682 221

$9 223 118
(74 986
42 421
$1 148 590
$ 98 306
$31 251


$36 734 028
$726 577
$621 03 5
$ 83 076
$1 074 34 9
$38 4b4
$39 277 549

1 911 309
4 271 936
2 001 733
3 642 862
1 574
1 969 896
9 974 886
11 265 393
2 781
3 857
10 048 580
2 790 444
10 550 128
48 160 661
961 401
15 888 749
1 240 879
1 006
3 042 580
16 400 343
41 256
903 475
107 206 593
3 871 455
20 940 335
$33 181 666
$143 240
$1 141 826
$1 474 887
$496 371
$979 176


$30 197
(792
595
$97
$495
$37
$32 216


1 712 825
4 472 467
3 090 828
1 942 710
1 566
1 758 410
8 309 052
11 486 504
2 574
50
8 380 048
2737 295
14 243 943
45 536 036
1 112 254
6 747 349
1 264 031
1 036
2 937 586
13 855 589
31 970
941 180
103 396 340
3 614 305
11 086 225

$26 089 329
$112 660
$L 106 866
$1 412 868
434 996
(529 854


55 456 293
56 937 170
$1 338 599
$ 1 073 447
$2 266 216
$172 222
$117 243 947

3 267 403
288 564 215
3 452 497
131 073
15 907 991
8 844
5 737 922

16 525 521
1 783 497 156
110 716 396
25 384
89 232
28 428 821
3 862 380
611 191 880
30 714 095
1 514 513
13 675 317
29 249 963
699 769
11 252
9 247 514
24 436 157
2 735 433
70 540 805
201 048 412
24 940 321
60 082 891

!46 806 811
11 412 451
$61 452 487
1 882 236
1 958 910
:2 499 398


I II 11 1 I 11 -


$2.01
64.20
$0.89

4.430

12.56
0.89
0.775%
8.15%
4.790

770
57.78
110
8.3
5.81
708
112
8.03
27.16
110

16.7
1.06
0.26
3.5
5.9
0.48
0.22
14.9


$1.88
$4.08
$0.83
o.ss s
0.828%
8.23%
4.370
$2.45
:0.85

4.74

778
58.92
113
10.2
5.86
726
114
8.11
28.53
111

16.6
1.06
0.24
3.5
5.9
0.47
0.22
15.0


$2.05
4.27
01.55
0.810o
10.87%
4.88%

2.73
:1.39
o.0og
9.3 6
5.17%
743
44.87
107
8.5
5.31
680

114
17.24
23.02
110
16.1
2.04
0.26
3.5
5.9
0.60o
0.26
14.1


I Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric meter-car trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
45ased 0~ tetal coat of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.


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.
2 Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
tBased on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


$1.90
4.o6
$1.33
0.822
4.64
$2.60
$1.08
0.818%
8.59%
4.87%

49.49
110
8.5
5.35
692
116
16.14
24.00
112
16.2
1.65
0.26
3.5
5.9
0.59
0.23
14.2


$2.16
$4.55
$1.60
o.4093
A.450
4.80%
$2.36
0.2590
8.56%
4.so8

850


5.05
850
78
49.31
79
16.7
0.36
27.8

0.47
16.2


$1.96
$4.4o
$1.42
0.4960
6.17%
4.58
$2.17

0.238%
8.010
4.58%

856




-o
856
80

51.53
82
16.9

0.38
27.0
0.47

16.7


(2.02
$3.47
$1.26
1.376d
12. 87
4.68%

:2.50
1.17
1.2381
8.640
4.99C

805
76.o9
172
7.68
715
124
7.51
123
16.6
0.93
0.26
6.o
0.42
0.25
14.3


:1.88
:l.g8
3.52
$1.18
1.366O
12.044
4.78%

2.37
1.10
1.2260
8.79%
4.98%

797
74.50
164
8.03
761
126
7.64
125
16.5
0.93
0.26
5.9
0.41
0.24
15.1


< Based on total cost uf 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 cas.


$1.92
S4.17
(0.87
$O.g0
0.9360


82.34
0t.89
0.914
7.720
4.550
807
57i
8.1
5.95

114
8.04
30.26
110
18.0
1.06
0.25
4.0
5.5
0.45
0.18
15.8


47 934 475
44 674 523
$1 226 617
$1 047 119
$1 507 357
$151 911
$96 542 002

3 004 273
247 616 843
3 196 900
342 498
10 454 827
7 931
5 022 745
14 134 733
1 396 878 555
88 864 418
22 986
30 095
23 413 556
3 684 374
578 831 878
27 983 674
5 129 830
14 437 231
20 433 578
611 676
12 071
8 550 447
21 200 599
2 399 384
56 467 822
175 110 211
24 943 348
43 849 480
$38 647 850
$ 9 833 088
$45 928 437
I1 749 335
1 753 284
$1 824 867


$1.82
$4.10
$0.81
0.9990
7.03
4.160

(2.30
(0.84
0.980o
6.99%
4.61?
816
58.79
12.0
6.08
753
116
8.11
31.32
112

17.4
1.06
0.23
3.9

o0.
0.17
15.5


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :1942-0-200898





Tl~ /


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). ....
1-01. 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). .....
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 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 tram fnel 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)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).5 6.....
8. Fuel and power consmedper 1,000grosston-miles(imdslfglcomtiv amdtledea)--rfreikdhedit:
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) .


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


r I I I-


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


I I I. _______________ _____________


I~ ~ l~1 *1 I- ~ 1--- I


$22 934 015
6 434 102
1 484 632
9153 491
1565 150
137 805
$31 609 195

1 405 060
31 271 268
8 051 029
31 431
3 836 250
1 621
1 725 049

5 737 568
194 760 604
73 811 825
3 771
18 052
7 097 162

1 545 105
71 024 872
66 910 029
55 521 785
1 571 583
6 328 090
244 356
1 588
2 294 730
10 208 595
375 132
7 538 287
238 000 052
4 073 160
13 850 759

$21 416 986
1 568 840
7 002 607
I1 965 310
:403 299
1639 289


$18 691 337
4 831 994
$1 455 505
$124 752
$319 578
$30 002
$25 453 168

1 253 066
26 277 446
7 711 179
48 895
2 522 368
1 554
1 507 846

4 864 694
147 802 140
67 886 691
3 547
2 734
5 900 183

1 488 378
63 066 188
60 747 299
54 243 494
1 657 176
4 061 377
217 993
1 607
2 135 957
8 767 749
331 102
6 191 939
222 894 622
3 908 052
8 791 555

$16 648 121
$1 360 079
$5 229 030
$1 797 362
$ 311 104
$ 380 151


$ii 922
$8
$1 231
$42
$132
(17
$13 354


822 389
209 275
7 490 964
22 240
1 491 755
643
867 901

2 660 773
34 466
44 866 672
1 333
848
2 697 040
771 315
63 665 554
50 259 186
362 125
757 979
32 451
483
885 204
5 263 365
103 219
184 621
182 422 767
1 243 048
2711 106

$11 218 058
(435 898
318 581
$1 486 534
5140 427
143 756


$9 705 690
$6 072
$1 246 892
$30 414
$76 913
$12 024
$11 078 005

715 322
200 291
7 098 016
26 608
1 087 922
571
751 506

2 232 764
3 595
42 002 160
957
203
2 266 181
733 204

57 765 272
48 743 267
338 964
408 793
34 264
411
834 805
4 396 594
114 332
163 187
171 977 391
1 273 865
1 930 421
$8 544 005
$465 724
$227 776
$1 391 846
$114 6874
(87 874


$1 135 507

$56 986
[2 384
9 458
$188.
$1 204 523

62 988


239
8
63 012
324 479
17 785 640
21
344 121

61 667

97 075
24 793
183 025
4
64 175
615 161
1 617
1 845
24 534 324
117 874
183 265
$1 411 492
(7 469
$3 226
$141 638
I58 296
9 458


$866 246
$32 106
1 777
6 673
$185
$906 987

53 854



9
53 863
285 307
17 117 903
25
305 790
55 878

83 731
23 732
152 833
6
58 052
471 967
1 669
3 076
23 705 922
137 809
152 833
$926 481
$7 552
$4 216
$100 805
7 793
16 673


$4 047 665
$91 249
$65 391
$7 601
$139 915
(3 833
$4 355 654

193 248
450 778
186 854

463 452
151
201 877
1 036 482
1 338 189
175
793
1 045 415
301 963
1 262 503
5 176 939
75 235
1 923747
106 330
88
330 738
1 739791
2 811
92 566
10 238 190
390 250
2 830 670

$3 727 239
$11 685
123 972
147 000
$52 887
$141 509


$3 196 142
(85 157
:64 586
$6 658
$59 601
$ 3427
$3 415 771

174 798
506 458
278 769
239 532
148
179 921
872 157
1 285 722
230
4
880 044
297 264
1 444 239
5 077 723
83 818
937 558
117 593
107
319 934
1 537 067
4047
82 994
9 681 721
397 205
1 7o4 707

$ 2 938 235
$12 319
$94 062
$135 614
9O42 018
83 909


_______________I I I. .1 I I ~~


I2.10
o
4.18




12.64
30.91
9.41?
4.98
811
59.88
115
8.0


124
8.72
30.91
120

17.6
1.06
0.27

0.48
0.24
15.4


$1.90

o.o6
4.11
0.8060
7.960
4.32%

2.46
o0.86
0.7640
7.220
4.620

817
61.18
116
10.4
5.94
755
124
8.66
29.30

17.4
1.11
0.26


0.22
15.6


11.30o
5.o30
(2.80
o.73
0. 810
10.
5.68

7853
45.53

8.6
5.44
710
124
48.41
26i1

17.2
0.26
3.6
0.66
0.25
15.0


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


41.94
(4.07
1.1:40
0.8090
.000
4.55
(2.64
1.25
0.801%
8.170
4.740

786





124



16.9
-





0.26
3.6
6.9
0.62
0.25
14.8


2.29
14.62
1.75
o.577%
To
7.041
5.160
$2.53

0.319%
9.62
5.16%
901


4.60
901
89

49.17
90
16.9
0.40
31.3
0.53
16.5


1.96
4.52
1.37
0.425%


$2.19
0.1870
o.K7
7.49%







90
4.370
994







53.56
92

17.5
0.45
26.8
0.44

17.1


.1 6
1.4;6

B.oo
(2.64
(1.26
1.219%
10.10o
5.25
838
76.92
196

7.3




133
17.1
0.93
0.27
6.6
o.41
0.?4
14.7


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


Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

II II 2IIII III IIIIII I II 1 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9420
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 170 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER, 1941 AND 1940


lli *JL OF l I

. II ..





" U.'. D)Pij 'fTOf j


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
DECEMBER 1941


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


ITEM
NO.


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

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


5 827
S6 334
130
101
283
$16
$12 694


326 435
30 611 215
373 211
9 191
1 860 804
819
592 259
1 715 834
193 387 949
11 159 513
2 242
16 411
3 010 586
410 160
69 762 369
3 147 400
85 t60
1 109 430
3 463 338
105 575
1 013
1 014 613
2 590 278
267 485
7 259 255
20 804 771
2 321 988
8 125 718
$5 060 197
$1 113 788
$6 556 828
$190o138
S201 689
344 566


91.95

4.16
0.90




0.8866
8.9o0
4.60%
8149
59.81
181
6.8
6.07
745

128
8.73
31 .3
^llT
18.8
1.07

4.6
0.447
0.25
16.1


4 923 259
4 740 765
$111 921
$85 903
$176 191
$14 366
$10 052 405

309 092
25 570 697
334 394
22 287
1 194 914
826
522 556
1 474 666
146 512 823
8 766 628
2 335
2 5&7
2 448 168
402 032
61 621 949
2 898 296
422 504
1 210 662
2 482 193
66 136
1 083
923 166
2 362 121
211 054
5 942 682
17 529 588
2 099 173
4 923 594

$4 239 400
$874 484
$4 902 976
$169 097
146 606
S201 695


l:1.7
$0.83
So.s3
o.965%
6.98%
4.10o

(2.25
0.85
0.9010
6.880
4.580

877
61.10
164
12.9
6.02
788
129
8.66
32.27
122
19.1
1.12
0.26
3.9
0.46
0.20
16.7


3. o42%
1.1



133
10.590


1:11
1.206.

4.6
81
75. 9
7
7.67
782
133
7.82
-
133
16.4
0.90
0.25
6.6
0.43
0.24
14.9








Page 2


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940 1941 1940


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). ....
1-0.1. 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). .......
2-0-1. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent).. . .
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . ..
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ...........
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .. ..........
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-13. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent).... .........
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ........
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ............
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). ...
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons).'. ......
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . .
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) ... .. ..
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .. .
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 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 tram 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)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. Fuel and power consnmedper l,O00grosston-mllesC(~imigloa muic wimadts )-in- dilsevice:
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). .


$238 076 588
64 255 547
$16 b93 263
1 749 823
5 020 927
$413 195
$326 409 343

15 258 909
326 306 782
84 920 730
406 382
36 564 914
18 477
18 521 379
61 391 862
1 990 678 295
856 743 970
44 984
115 27 9
75 327 592

15 954 851
694 174 265
689 387 088
562 065 lu2
20 594 176
59 329 115
2 552 668
19 327
23 418 490
103 148 475
4 435 203
80 725 082
2 572 073 260
48 949 678
119 186 761
$208 623 865
18 607 518
72 292 862
20 957 123
I4 529 047
5 302 472


(2.02
.20




12.57
0o.90
4.815




o.7 -o


774
57i 7


710





16.8
1.06
0.26
J:5
0.48
0.22
14.9


$197 197 815
$50 415 113
$15 888 368
1 680 838
(3 005 263
$358 873
$268 546 270

13 304 824
280 439 272
80 986 422
641 812
24 160 579
16 750
15 924 524

51 767 254
1 557 254 039
757 183 211
40 613
36 356
62 700 727
15 381 450
657 570 504
615 845 882
570 042 437
21 665 742
35 583 493
2 430 145
20 548
22 048 757
87 890 051
3 836 346
65 197 799
2 381 824 155
47 527 055
81 195 443
$165 560 932
15 672 706
54 390 101
$19 663 393
$3 900 959
$3 545 386


$124 293 243
$166 088
$14 227 200
$450 468
$1 176 722
$179 917
$140 493 638

8 b65 260
2 408 638
78 906 435
266 118
14 668 242
6 993
9 323 970

28 516 203
1 192 028
542 900 739
14 121
4 986
28 952 129
7 973 219
1 398 965
654 431 207
507 127 409
4 379 652
7 140 570
400 115
5 911
9 139 892
52 218 812
1 371 255
1 b96 541
1 963 425 378
15 560 831
25 548 836

$107 325 655
$5 b48 990
$2 965 657
5 913 653
1 696 251
1 257 497


$101 116 554
$124 578
$13 460 216
$411 086
(728 810
150 186
$115 991 430

7 478 083
2 274 211
74 085 525
277 027
10 330 582
6 197
7 815 110
23 629 204
1 090 435
476 360 033
12 234
3 680
24 010 988
7-700 346
1 428 495
584 018 863
513 876 344
4 412 006
4 147 761
370 709
6 158
8 739 412
43 749 293
1 171 160
1 730 261
1 820 973 1"75
14 742 869
18 716 383
$83 496 295
(4 757 617
2 311 123
$14 947 085
$ 1417 956
$867 130


$11 711 051

$510 279
33 912
80 326
t 2 212
$12 337 780

695 252


1 563
96
695 455
3 622 936
191 967 322
281
3 842 076
616 685
1 094 386

393 141
1 656 748
57
643 138
5 757 094
16 963
32 440
269 349 916
1 864 833
1 658 311
$12 14 066
77 364
$52 091
$1 349 208
$120 939
$80 326


$9 835 687
$429 060
32 591
37 924

$10 337 193

625 823



95
625 918
3 348 024
183 192 132
280
3 568 531
560 332

945 049
408 303
835 054
55
578 411
5 185 406
18 730
32 860
255 133 120
1 730 155
835 054
$10 149 599
$82 538
$ 46 637
$1 249 395
$106 099
$37 924


$40 781
$817
$686
$90
$1 214
(42
$43 633

2 104
4 722
2 188
4 120
1
2 171
11 011
12 603
2
4
11 093
3 092
11 b16
53 337
1 036
17 b12
1 347
1
3 373
18 146
44
996
117 444
4 261
23 771

$36 910
$154
$1 265
$ 1 621
$(551
$i 120


$33 391 284
$878 149
$660 554
(1O4 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
9 180 627
12 772 226
2 778
54
9 259 484
3 034 36o
15 688 132
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
4 011 510
12 870 932

$29 027 563
$124 979
z1 200 928
$1 548 481
$477 014
$613 763


$ 61 290 601
$63 271 633
1 469 358
1174 766
2 549 615
$188 749
$129 944 722

3 593 840
319 175 430
3 825 708
140 264
17 768 795
9 663
6 330 181
18 241 355
1 976 882 665
121 675 909
27 626
105 64 3
31 439 392
4 272 540
680 956 669
33 661 495
1 600 173
14 784 747
32 713 301
805 344
12 265
10 262 142
27 026 435
3 002 918
77 800 060
221 853 183
27 262 309
68 208 609
51 867 239
12 526 239
68 009 315
$2 072 374
I2 160 599
(2 b43 964


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$2.06
64.27
$1.56
0.811%
4.92%

10
0.79~8

5.23%
747
44-93
108
8.5
5.32
683

115
17.57
23.29
111

16.2
2.014
0.26

0.61
0.26
14.1


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.
2 Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
3 Based on total coast of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


11.91
1.34
0.821%
.6 2
.630

12.61
1.09
0.8170


755
49.21
111
8.5
5.37
695
117
16*13
24.03
113
16.3
0o2

0.59
0.23
14.3


2.17
4.561
$1.61
0.501o
6.4?9(

$2.37

0.264
8.630

854a


4.98
854

79
49.30

16.7

0.37
28.1
0.47

16.3


1.96
4.41
1.42
0.4900

4.5:4
(2.17

o.2330


859



859
81

51.71
82
16.9

0.39
27.0
0.46

16.7


1.381%








76.17
16.71
1.236
5.o26


76.17
173



125
7.53
124
16.7
0.93

6.1
0.42
0.25
i4.4


1.89

.17
1.3690
11. 9%
4.77i


1.224
8. 74 ,
4.94%
800
74ig

7.9

126
7.66
126
16.5
0.92
0.26


0.24
15.1


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 cas.


1.92
4.17
0.87
0.934%





:.o
0.9120
7.81
4.56%
811

8.0
5.96
728

115
8.10
30o.41
111
18.1
1.06
0.25
o.0
5.4
0.45
0.18
15.9


52 854 290
49 412 386
S 1. 338 538
$1 132 534
$1 683 237
166 246
$10 587 231

3 313 365
273 186 136
3 531 300
364 785
11 647 755
8 756
5 545 247

15 609 399
1 b43 391 378
97 631 046
25 321
32 622
25 861 724
4 086 406
640 453 827
30 881 970
5 552 334
15 647 893
22 915 771
677 812
13 154
9 473 612
23 562 697
2 610 438
62 410 504
192 639 799
27 042 521
48 773 074
42 887 475
10 707 572
50 831 413
1 918 432
1 899 890
(2 026 563


1.82
4.10
$0.81
0.996%
7.03%
4.g16


0.973Y
6.498
4.6l
822
59.00
144
12.0
6.1
117


31.41
113
17.5
1.07
0.24

0.9
0.17
15.6


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :1942-0.200898


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 170 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER, 1941 AND 1940


(1.88
4.09
0.83

4.:37



Z:.43
o.75%

781
59.12
113
10.2
5.187
729
115
8.16
28.60
112

16.7
0.25

0.47
0.22
15.0


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