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

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Title:
Fuel and power for locomotives and rail motor cars of class I steam railways in the United States
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Statement ;
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Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
Publisher:
U.S. G.P.O.
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
Frequency:
monthly
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Locomotives -- Fuel consumption -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
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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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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

S111111II 111111lll 11111 1 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

3 1262 08583 9867 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 JANUARY, 1942 AND 1941


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 .... .....
4-01. 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 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 fnel and power includingg 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 consumed per1 ,000grosston-miles(smdckb liio CoiDir esi h ids)-radfraihl wite:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-0-1. 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 I I IC


1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941


$24 550 633
I 0 830 947
1 620 732
S146 660
614 686
$41 398
$33 805 056

1 490 906
32 731 159
7 768 268
31 506
4 046 561
1 718
1 837 662

6 216 429
206 201 334
77 622 314
4 122
24 330
7 660 974
1 598 938
66 585 194
67 318 707
58 460 059
1 563 625
6 777 050
255 730
1 655
2 345 701
9 691 169
375 4d5
8 146 576
246 497 314
4 001 84 c
13 798 604
$20 148 846
$ 1 591 835
$8 025 261
$1 988 976
400 223
648 428


I I 1 1 1 111 I I-


$2.08
14.24
0.99
0.807#
o.ao7^
10.000
4.700
(2.64
I.94
0.768%
9.01%
5.06%
843
61.65
112

6.14
765
130
8.8o
32. 4
1 26
19.0
1.09
0.28
3.6
7.30
0.49.


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


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
JANUARY 1942


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


$18 935 658
4 757 785
l 474 684
$135 370
5365 871
$33 567
$25 702 935

1 269 596
20 400 342
7 797 508
47 594
2 719 358
1 558
1 532 615

4 969 393
147 314 842
71 397 682
3 832
4 201
6 002 303
1 458 277
60 062 830
61 757 864
57 583 329
1 733 903
4 501 771
265 706
1 776
2 103 785
8 923 214
315 042
6 091 031
233 413 675
3 899 890
9 073 554
$16 946 878
1 298 790
15 155 663
$1 825 940
318 765
401 561


012 698 556
$8 630
$1 359 794
$41 050
$149 610
$ 19 591
$14 277 231

870 032
203 624
7 190 824
22 646
1 623 077
733
919 132
2 826 584
37 829
45 789 205
1 417
2 127
2 864 292
796 103
64 164 736
52 904 756
356 400
900 073
38 383
531
915 984
4 986 627
102 007
182 368
186 726 125
1 275 197
3 139 171
$10 638 146
$443 773
$311 043,
$1 509 845
153 312
67 342


$9 920
$6
$1 256
$32
(86
$14
$11 315


734 850
204 069
7 231 951
26 296
1 164 332
529
771 483
2 303 124
2 773
44 115 495
1 152
222
2 337 735
713 595
58 893 817
52 117 043
356 874
526 791
39 805
599
819 891
4 650 546
114 450
185 568
178 873 510
1 089 984
2 117 369
$9 059 886
(470 730
281 213
$1 403 509
$104 578
$99 451


$ 1 220 390
$54 384
$2 821
$11 160
$190
$1 288 945

66 586


101
9
66 602
354 451
18 865 602
21
376 666
60 435
62 720
29 804
228 832
4
63 459
490 741
1 743
2 906
25 958 083
157 844
228 933

$1 115 899
$7 884
$5 043
$127 517
11 103
11 160


S919 2'82
$38 935
$2 395
$11 133
$190
$ 971 935

57 077


69
9
57 091
309 974
18 463 238
26
330 880
54 297
82 661
25 914
254 513
5
57 540
493 999
1 566
3 509
26 178 476
127 633
254 582
$962 821
$6 933
$4 950
$107 931
$ 7 473
$11 133


$4 364
$107
$ 66
$6
$160
$4
4 711


200 021
518 696
199 997
540 014
199
217 746
1184 764
1 588 566
305
2 892
1197 417
319 328
1 508 453
5 466 956
71 482
2 167 597
108 346
132
366 963
1 621 468
5 166
107 410
11 253 331
361 473
3 185 709
$3 464 842
$17 366
143 979
152 849
$50 464
$158 036


$3 371 047
$102 917
$ 63 701
$7040
$66 633
$3 680
$3 635 018

177 776
572 727
275 847
300 692
174
185 914
928 448
1 400 463
259
6
937 049
310 043
1 923 546
5 064 104
85 305
1 231 195
139 766
103
339 275
1 603 044
3 143
92 964
10 778 850
348 567
1 741 916
$3 060 303
$12 305
111 414
144 070
(42 701
81 233


S6 266
6 714
$139
$95
$293
$16
$13 527


354 267
32 008 837
377 447
8 860
1 883 369
777
634 182
1 850 630
204 574 939
12 967 507
2 379
19 311
3 222 599
423 072
65 076 741
3 091 251
88 347
1 105 939
3 480 548
109 001
988
999 295
2 592 333
266 569
7 853 892
22 559 775
2 207 334
7 244 791
I4 929 959
1 122 812
$7 565 196
198 765
185 344
311 890


ITEM
NO.


5-01
5-02
5-03
5-04
5-05
5-06
6-01
6-02
6-03
6-04
6-05
7-01
7-02
7-03
7-04
7-05
7-06
8-01
8-02
8-03
8-04
9-01
9-02
9-03
9-04
9-05
9-06
9-07
9-08


:4 724
4 648
$115
$93
$181
$15
$9 780


299 893
25 623 546
289 710
21 298
1 254 265
846
518 127
1 427 847
145 911 606
8 818 949
2 395
3 973
2 396 639
380 342
58 139 284
2 781 386
402 182
1 265 810
2 489 272
86 135
1 069
887 079
2 175 625
195 883
5 808 990
17 582 839
2 333 706
4 959 687
$ 3 863 868
$ 808 822
$ 4 758 086
170 430
164 013
209 744


61.78
94.13
0.82
0.9690
7.030
4.230
$2.24
$0.85
0.9420
7.21

881



800

131
32.36
122
19.4
1.13
4.0
6.3
0.45
0.23
17.1


91.90

12
.85
0.782#
8.17%
4.43%
-2.46
0.85
0. 7431
4:75
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826
62.79
121
6?l4
765


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29.

17.8
1.12
0.27

0.48
0.25
16.0o


2.13
4.35
1.71
o.8090
12.020
5.330
(2.83
(1.50
0.800%
10.630
5.663
815
46.2o
109
8.6
5.73
738
129
51.47


18.5
0.30
3.6
7.4
0.64
0.25
15-9


1.95
1.52
0.7850
9.590
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2.64






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126



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o.2870
9.47
4.870
929


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929
93
52.14
94

17.9
0.44
38.5
0.47
17.3


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0.412%

i-370
$2.38

0.210%
9.24
4.:37
924



924
90
51.98
91
17.8
0.49
32.5
0.148
17.2


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1.25







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9.58
5.:19
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78.96
212







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7.4l9
0.27

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7.93
142
18.0
0:95;


0.42
0.27
15.9


1.91
3.92
(1.20
1.337%
12.25
4.6

11
12.38

1.1930
8.25%
5.181
841
77.70
174
a. 1
8.14
793

7.8
132
16.8
0.94
0.25
6.9
0.40
0.27
14.9


$1.90
4.21
$o.96
0.8s81
8.;40
4.310
$2.38
$0o.93
o.845%
8.42
4.650
888
61.57
173
6.1
6.20
780
13I

32.38
125
21.2
1.09
0.28

0.46
0.23
17.3


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


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

SI IIi 111111111 III II I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9719
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 FEBRUARY, 1942 AND 1941


Statement No. M-230 (OB-E)
FEBRUARY 1942


1 .
U. .
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.


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


S- SOUTHERN DISTRICT
DEPG -O ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
-.----- M POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal forsteamlocomotives(Accounts382and394) .......2 501 732 17 875 240 $11 920 174 $9 497 682 (1088 017 $883 043 $4 061 696 $3 181 204 (5 431 845. (4 313 281 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) ... 259 794 4 346 994 $7 435 ( 675 $104 778 (94 099 (6 147 581 4 247 220 1-02
1-08. Electric current (Accounts 388, 384, 896, and 896) 1 553 817 1 424 002 $1 299 576 1 14 558 (48 769 $37 490 $69 124 662 319 (136 348 $109635 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and894) ...... . 137 531 124 510 $37 942 29 86 $2 974 $1 855 (5 694 $6 699 $89 921 $86 094 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and94). ....... .. 586 599 $346 979 $140 860 81 089 $12 091 10 592 15 603 (87 529 278 045 $167 769 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382 and 394). .... $39 559 30 655 18 986 12 891 $189 $156 $4 107 3 042 $16 277 (14 566 .1-06
1-07. Total 31 079 032 $24 148 350 $13 424 973 $10 841 757 $1 152 040 $933 136 $4 402 002 $3 434 892 $12 100 017 68 938 565 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)... .... .... 1 367 122 1 215 910 807 477 712 765 61 446 54 457 185 756 172 079 312 443 276 609 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. ... 30 251 070 23 845 577 176 483 181 067 480 389 506 236 29 594 198 23 158 274 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .............. 6 749 373 7 000 158 6 376 422 6 513 306 184 532 247 220 188 419 239 632 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . ....28 687 43 587 20 485 24 330 8 202 19 257 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . .......... 3 827 384 2 548 140 1 537 276 1 079 981 70 88 520 373 299 413 1 769 665 1 168 658 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ...... 1 556 1 454 647 544 8 8 148 139 753 763 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ...... 1 686 542 1 455 642 852 174 746 822 61 459 54 471 202 550 179 592 570 359 474 757 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 895, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ............ 5 689 224 4 739 583 2 688 391 2 238 194 309 515 303 837 1 059 216 890 517 1 632 102 1 307 035 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil bysteam locomotives (gallons)... ..... 192 511 875 137 340 958 31 536 1 972 1 531 215 1 222 247 190 949 124 136 116 739 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours)... .68 864 510 69 433 125 40 063 983 43 643 614 16 009 977 17 662 990 12 790 550 8 126 521 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 4 059 3 534 1 365 1 004 21 24 263 226 2 410 2 280 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). ...... 26 072 3 803 1 364 218 3 237 5 21 471 3 580 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. .. 7 038 459 5 702 529 2 721 583 2 272 267 328 598 323 472 1 071 830 898 023 2 916 448 2 208 767 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 894, 395, and 896),
2-14. Coal bysteamlocomotives (net tons) ............. 1 385 409 1 301 230 696 646 631 646 51 841 47 543 285 655 281 743 351 267 340 298 2-14
2-15. Fueloil by steam locomotives (gallons). ............ 57 340 798 52 113 225 1 433 990 1 685 320 55 906 808 50 427 905 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .. ........ 63 153 731 54 047 854 60 439 375 51 460 577 63 627 28 518 2 650 729 2 558 759 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). ..54 670 956 51 619 719 49 580 741 46 535 488 5 013 193 4 708 131 77 022 376 100 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons) ..... 1 435 553 1 623 182 321 475 331 147 31 317 26 955 68 173 83 110 1 014 588 1 181 970 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .. ....... 6 414 707 4 391894 822 331 502 070 249 617 239 849 2115 202 1 335 581 3 227 557 2 314 594 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trams (gallons).. .......241 274 195 616 32 256 38 355 101 842 102 450 107 176 54 811 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). .... 1 536 1 531 551 485 4 4 120 87 861 955 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .. ..... 2 052 046 1 871 644 808 272 726 584 55 109 50 573 331 850 309 563 856 815 784 924 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coalpurchased f.o.b. mines (net tons).... ...... 9 208 561 9 079 689 4 701 439 4 805 203 579 621 536 379 1 655 081 1 647 341 2 272 420 2 090766 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines (nettons). ... 321 251 302 322 119 889 116 359 1 579 1 519 3 106 4 235 196 677 180 209 8-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ......... 7 482 611 5 666 671 169 254 170 643 2 705 2 112 100 266 101 575 7 210 386 5 392 341 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). .. 226 760 524 214 540 363 171 248 286 163 404 098 22 598 551 24 267 032 11 715 131 10 756 131 21 198 556 16 113 102 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). .......... 3 399 135 3 608 458 1 009 210 1 134 052 85 979 157 116 293 199 249 998 2 010 747 2 067 292 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ... .. 13047 557 8 324 524 2 875 '734 1 850 024 249 687 239 937 2 892 627 2 085 582 7 029 509 4 148 981 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 25 013 $17 319 888 $10 004 123 9 396 563 $1 317 350 (1 040 901 $3 526 505 $3 116 226 $4377 035 $3766 198 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines ..........332 360 1 25 3530 505 300 495 019 (7 034 (643 $12 940 $13 416 $807 086 720 252 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased. . 228 692 4 850203 287 999 $260 470 (4 690 3 002 133 164 123383 $6 802 839 4 463348 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. 875 1 760474 $1 424111 $1 355 793 117 904 $ 871 156 043 141 858 190 817 161 952 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased.. . ........... (329 718 $287 958 115 688 $106 761 6 099 $8 884 (42 614 31 056 165 317 141 257 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased.. . ........21 187 3$61 731 V154 437 $85 169 12091 $10 592 $143 011 95 300 311 648 170 670 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). .91 1.96 7 .9 2.1 1.89 3 1.0 5-
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . : 155 .5 7 47 o5-0
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) .......81 9................4 10.83 5-0
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ...........0..821 0.832 0.8030 .522 0.4.16 1,.332 1.3196 0.9009 1.005! 5-04
-05. Gasoline per gallon. .7.98... 7.09. 5... 1.53 12.423 8.221 6.83 5--05
-06. Diesel fue per gallon. .... 4.76 4.35 5.. 4.8.. 4 4.94 4.57 4 4.1? 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):'4 3760
6-01. Coal per net ton .. ...2.67 (2.46 42.84 12.65 $2.57 $2.18 (2.69 $2.7 2.37 2.24 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel.... .............. 0.94 0.6 1.50o *30 1.28 1 .1 0.85 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour..... .0..803s 0.782 0.831 0.8.200 0.303 0.2120 1.330 1.258 0.86 0.970 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. 10. 0395 9.3 6.881 9.82. 86 8.1.o 7.127 : 6-20
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. ...... 5.05 4.75 5.70 4.9 4.4 .4:1 4.55 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .. 4 844 81513 94 926 86 882 884 893 7-
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . 61.4 61.73 47.52 47.74 9. 7958614 61.57 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)5. . 11.l 120 1 118 210 195 11 13 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 .. 7. 00 04 6.5 106 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives).. . 6.20 16 5.75 5.4. 4.8 7.67 8.1 6.2 625 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s ........763 77873 992 812 82 7730 7-0
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000grosston-milesC(mndal cnsiocmsiesnd tdes)-r.:dfruist wvice:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .......... 127 1 6 128 127 92 91 135 137 129 129 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......8.67 8.47 44.17 13.69 7.91 795 8.67 8.48 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ........31.9 29.83 27.59 25.20 53.26 5222 3172 315
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service)... ..... 12 122 125 123 94 92 134 136 121 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ......18.6 18.1 18.3 17.6 17.9 18.0 17.7 17.1 20.1 20.0 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ..1.07 1.11 0.98 0.91 1.08 1.11 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ....8 0 0.27 0.30 0.29 0.45 .45 0.29 0.26 0.27 0.26 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 7 8 7 28 26.7 4.0-0
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) ...... .....5 7 .6 -7.1 7.0 5.0 54 905
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) .. .0. 0 0.67 0.5 0.42 0.41 0.41 0. 0.46 -06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains)... 0.26 0.24 0.30 0. 0.26 0.27 0.24 0.1 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). . 16.2 16.1 15. 15 172 17.2 15.7 151 16. 17.1 9-08








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 170 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 1942 AND 1941


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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 896). ....
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) .....
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:a
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
5-1 Coal per net ton (mine purchases).........
5-2. 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)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).6 ...........
8. Fuel and power consumodper 1,000gros8ton-miles(iCmdlkl cksaivesandemdrs)-read igd iice:
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 I I I T


UNITED STATES


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1 1111111111 1111111111111111 111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9560 BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways*
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL, 1942 AND 1941


I .. ...-- --
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SOUTHERN DISTRICT
T..E UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SR ENHETGOWESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
./ ': ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941

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).. ..... $23 539 560 $17 594 146 $12 495 962 $9 505 381 $1 169 489 $587 936 $4 387 633 $3 41 770 $5 486 476 4 459 059 1-01
1-02. Fueloil for steam locomotives (Accounts382 and 394) ... 6 698 948 4 806 911 $8 300 $13 423 $129 600 $87381 (6561 048 $4 706 107 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). ... 11 529 051 11 346 403 $1 292 641 $1 152 760 $42 223 $28 365 $58 807 $54 059 $135 380 $111 219 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394). ...............147 651 $131 699 $37 917 32 345 $3 638 2 903 $6 905 6 112 $99 191 $90 339 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) ... .. .......... .614 658 $347 545 $147 941 $77 702 $4 627 $8 809 $ 159 552 $80 696 $302 538 $130 338 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394)).. .... $38 902 $32 165 $19 012 $12780 $193 $142 $3 884 3 575 $15 813 (15 668 1-06
1-07. Total. .$32 568 770 $24 258 869 $14 001 773 $10 794 391 $1 220 170 $628 155 $4 746 381 $3 273 593 $12 600 446 $9 562 730 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). ..... ...1 381 727 1 161 573 822 389 682 727 67 435 40106 189 096 165 877 302 807 272 863 2-01
2-02. Fueloil by steamlocomotives (gallons). .. .... 31 443 736 25 693 672 204 348 234 393 643 262 506 170 30 596 126 24 953 109 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ........ 6 523 059 6 733 341 6 157 775 6 293 863 170 569 158 177 194 715 281 301 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . ..........33 393 36 564 23 374 24 149 10 019 12 415 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . ........... 3 833 266 2 664 341 1 477 230 1 098 512 6 697 151 540 234 290 833 1 809 107 1 274 845 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .. ...1 564 1 504 708 521 8 7 139 168 709 808 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent).. .1 711 473 1 418 731 866 041 717 674 67 905 40 123 208 897 173768 568 630 487 166 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ........ 6 028 956 4 269 741 2 926 966 2 000 911 335 493 156 610 1 156 306 806 311 1 610 191 1 305 909 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... .... 06 620 275 151 796 890 20 154 80 247 1 729 275 1 316 030 204 870 846 150 400 613 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours)...... 76 382 057 58 763 104 48 544 959 42 755 522 15 157 730 7 204 342 12 679 368 8 803 240 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 3 785 3 507 1 310 976 21 19 240 261 2 214 2 251 2-11
2-12. Allother fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). ........34 695 7056 1 911 203 2 648 5 30 136 6 848 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. .. .... .. 7 482 642 5 321 883 2 967 096 2 034 647 354 183 166 156 1 169 487 814 410 2 991 876 2 306 670 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394,395, and 396),
2-14. Coalby steam locomotives (net tons). ........ 1 410 475 1 302 704 706 722 632 893 54 510 52 237 291 38-1 282 400 357 862 335 174 2-14
2-15. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons). ............ 62 131 148 53 799 603 107 331 1 770 428 1 261 245 60 360 720 52 431 027 2-15
2-16. Electric current bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours). .. 63 548 162 57 022 153 60 739 032 54 329 038 42 237 116 464 2 766 893 2 576 651 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 47 551 676 44 494 070 42 989 740 40 181 842 4 490 304 4 220 175 71 632 92 053 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)'.. ...... 1 571 058 1 740 364 316 623 355 178 39 059 36 350 66 465 81 494 1 148 911 1 267 342 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons)... ...... 6 444 322 4 459 791 891 931 492 082 72 015 187 971 2 121 997 1 395 995 3 358 379 2 383 743 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .. ...274 566 206 013 50 243 28 514 102 938 118 991 121 385 58 508 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ....1 513 1 681 513 488 4 7 97 102 899 1 084 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent) .. .. .... 2 109 946 1 888 263 815 002 724 917 56 092 55 098 339 405 310 910 899 447 797 338 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). .... .. 10 142 781 3 582 005 5 130 581 1 587 410 540 245 97 932 2 027 901 627 000 2 444 054 1 269 663 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (nettons). .... 282 221 400 398 89 784 150 609 1 529 1 421 5 174 5 086 185 734 243 282 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . ......... 7 986 650 6 107 462 146 911 155 874 2 191 2 484 43 971 109 602 7 793 577 5 839 502 3-03
3-01. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). .. 225 737 857 198 510 972 172 549 917 158 593 415 21 429 823 13 168 137 10 818 224 10 368 635 20 939 893 16 380 785 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). .. ................ 3 970 326 4 023 769 1 213 641 1 237 773 120 031 134 284 339 258 363 025 2 297 396 2 288 687 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ... ..... 14 451 282 8 970 150 3 006 752 1 909 843 78 712 188 122 3 315 591 2 072 264 8 050 227 4 799 921 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o.b. mines .............. .$21 272 573 7290753 $10793905 $427 157 $1 242 146 $212 145 $4 348 966 $1 148 302 $4 887 556 2 503 149 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.pointsother than mines . .. 1 145 497 1 708 646 1371460 643 427 6 987 $ 6 420 $16 567 $15 529 $750 483 $1043 270 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased.. 8 ... .002725 $5 335 573 $272 762 228 577 161 $3 650 $70 926 132 175 $7 654 876 $4 971 171 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced .. ...... 1 878 997 $1 668 244 $1 424 418 $1 278 983 $118 333 $88 398 $149 184 $141123 187 062 $159 750 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . 386 922 $335 953 140 946 $117 641 $8 441 8 068 $49 571 43 404 187 964 $166 840 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . . .... .693 949 $ 379 076 1166 542 $83 226 $4 627 $8 809 $167 707 88 795 $355 073 $198 246 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). ................2.10 .0 2 2.17 2.14 1.8 .00 1.97 5-
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . .06 .27 42 30 .0 .04I 4.29 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons. . 1.00 .886 1471.90 1.471.61.21 0.98 0.85 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . ... ..8.20 0.84 0.0.26.80 0.552 0.671 1.39 1.361 0.893 0.975% 5-04
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . ...... .. 11 l.61 5% 7.03% 6.01 14.1 11.96% 1S% 7.29% 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuelper gallo. . . 4.80 4.3 5.54 5.88 4.6 5.06 4.28 4.41 4.13 06
6. Unit cots of yard an train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):
6-01. Coal per net ton. . ............67 .61 2.80 $2 7 $2.56 $2.36 2.68 $2.42 $2.42 2.3 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . 0..94 (0.87 1.5 1.31 51.19 00.9 0. 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ........ 0.788 0.80 0.81o 0.278 0.3 1.2 5 0.862 0. 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . 10 .. O 6.98
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . .... 5.3% 5.8 8 64-0
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour: 50
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .......790 778 764 753 902 808 817 819 824 817 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .............5.23 5927 46.0 48.57 77.28 78.82 58. 59.10 7-
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s. .. .1008 179 176 110 14 7-0
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric ldcomotives) ... 7 8.5 7.8. 6.5 8.7 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. . 567 5.76 5.16 5.7 4.62 5.81 6.94 7.4 5.83 5.93 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s 6 .... 719 691 68900 809 760 770 722 7 7-06
8. Fuel and power consnmedperl,000grosston-mileesCmWitAli emiducAnrs)--radfreigvim:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .........111 120 11 121 77 105 120 129 114 116 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .....8.2 8.14 .8 1674 7.58 7.60 8.24 8.14 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .2..2 . .28 26 23 68 29. 8-0
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service)... .... .. 109 116 110 16 78 119 128 110 3 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service: 1
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .............. 16 16.6 16.6 16.0 16.5 16.3 16.0 16.1 18.5 18. 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .. 1.07 3. 0.95 0.92 .26 1.01 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ............ ...0. 0.26 0.25 0.27 0.12 0.2 025 0.6 .25 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ..... ...5 5 5 28.2 39 -4.o 4.2 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . 0.0 0."5. 5.5 9-0O
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). ... 0 0.0 .6 0. 0.47 0.4 0.42 0.42 0.46 0.45 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). .....0.25 0.22 0.27 0214 0o.24 02 0.18 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .. .14.9 14.9 14.3 13.8 15.* 15. 14.4 14.3 1516. 9-08
4 ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ 1. Bae9sttlcs-oOul8dpwrcosmdrgrls o hnprhsd


SIncludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gan-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.


4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
s Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-&witching hour by electric rail motor cars.
'Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline nai motor cam
* Inoludes Lake Eri had ast4rn Ballroad reolasified as Class I,


effective January 1, 1942.


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
APRIL 1942








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways*
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1942 AND 1941


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941


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 aid 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 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 per 1,000grosston-miles(mdqmliWloomhtisamiadle is)-roifrd hil 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) .


95 155 362
(26 694 759
$6 268 286
$ 586 548
$2 458 570
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127 374 931
28 061 691
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819 074 123
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215 372 359
6 178 570
26 672 795
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8 699 433
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934 038 296
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56 270 767
$82 355 242
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$7 673 397
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2 685 671


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$129 175
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29 067 885
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10 770 422
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5 503 041
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901 566
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31 999 026
1 352 098
24 149 917
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15 397 508
35 582 492
4 61 493 583
$5 607 910
$20709 883
7 054 437
1251 374
530 342


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$33 529
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87 976
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2 686
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107 487
180 087 162
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2 923 615
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1 341 029
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4 788 656
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4 536 101
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137 189
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815 200
(4 960 615
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19 153
$486 873
$38 207
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$150 257
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$42 553
$666
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209 710
287 490
120 916
952 679
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6 181
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568 239
953 119
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27 356
(14 901
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$ 32 933
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$28 571
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2 284 999
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6 697 336
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6 758 048
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286 727
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414 871
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7 214 350
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44 829 033
1 335 232
13 657 079
$15 414 598
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$393 378
$243 239
$27 182
$348 356
13 636
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2 157 505
913 908
1 203 703
601
737 342
3 607 117
5 293 751
957
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1 187 790
6 772 379
18 844 595
342 837
5 435 985
493 907
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1 305 252
5 667 845
15 217
411 209
41 351 016
1 337 731
7 957 734
$10 734 403
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557 488
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961 467
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7 360 837
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6 825 162
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51 812 326
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12 288 871
1 510 996
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11 536 496
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4 413 625
13 687 259
462 936
3 770
3 692 594
9 876 581
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29 707 519
$19 228 844
$3 513 802
$29 334 557
$768 831
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23 032 613
67 309 428
8 955 437
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SIncludes 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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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.
* Ioludes Lake Erie and astern Bailroad reolassifled as Class I, effective Janurry 1, 1942.
U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1942-0-200896


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3 1262 08583 9412 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS

FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1942 AND 1941


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
MAY 1942


..... SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
1ITEM ITEM
--ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941

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). ....... 23 826 676 $19 367 767 $12 375 952 $10 360 879 $1 206 274 $955 265 $4 503 822 $3 372 664 5 740 628 4 678 959 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts382 and 394). .6 942 729 $5 041 914 $8 578 17 568 $112 921 59 129 6 821 230 4 965 217 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). ..... .1 525 808 $1 353 256 01 289 917 $1 40 964 $45 152 $37 639 56 778 54 320 $133 961 $120 333 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394). . 144 175 $141888 $37 931 35 214 $3 569 (2 841 $5 747 $7 230 $96 928 96 603 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394)....... ......... $628 674 $361 403 151 081 t80039 66 815 $4 519 $157 370 $91 249 $313 408 $185 596 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). .....40 399 $31722 .19 112 13 862 $198 $160 54 403 03 286 $16 686 $14 414 1-06
1-07. Total ... ........................ $33 108 461 $26 297 950 $13 882 571 $11 648 526 $1262008 $1 000 424 $4 641041 $3 587 878 $13 122 841 $10 061 122 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) ... ........ 1 354 167 1 226 286 788 302 720 462 67 219 54 299 191 338 171 865 307 308 279 660 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .. .... 31 528 662 26 329 822 187 161 219 527 564 181 370 850 30 777 320 29 739 445 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). ............6 520 017 6 733 247 6 191 826 6 273 849 159 535 156 885 168 656 302 513 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . .. 29 967 28 839 22 522 21 181 7 445 7 658 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) .. . ......... 3 911 161 2 795 297 1 508 695 1 139 565 6 877 146 544 714 325 305 1850 875 1 330 281 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 1 446 1 510 618 558 8 8 161 127 659 817 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)...... 1 685 851 1 490 617 831 556 756 637 67 696 54 317 211 083 179 289 575 516 500374 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ........ 6 171117 4 921 834 2 919 644 2 350 081 345 643 298 267 1 209 969 906 720 1 695 861 1 366 766 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... ..... 214 278 130 157 673 353 26 101 156 533 1 542 377 1 117 009 212 709 652 156 399 811 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours).. ..... 77 477 848 73 270 657 49 326 729 46 616 774 15 506 600 16 613 331 12 644 519 10 040 552 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 3 789 3398 1 388 1 118 21 23 266 242 2 114 2015 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 43 540 9 176 3 323 340 3711 488 36 506 8 348 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. .. ...... 7 686 403 6 030 976 2 962 030 2 387 679 364 692 317 428 1 223 127 914 099 3 136 554 2 411770 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ....... 1 407 342 1 278 373 712 783 654 849 56 927 51 316 278 111 241 574 359 521 330634 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . ... -63946 881 53 986 452 167 838 1 159 642 571 971 62787 239 53 246 643 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. ... 65 027 318 54 413 921 61 998 351 51 658 637 53 396 53 088 2 975 571 2 702 196 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. .... 45 212 039 42 559 998 40 805 129 38 307 856 4 327 327 4 180 487 79 583 71 655 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)l. .. .... 539 745 1 832 056 308 545 376 544 38 591 35 691 56 567 90 379 1 136 042 1 329 442 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons)..... ...... 6 339 395 4 471 177 805 693 473 511 117 823 92 608 2 010 717 1 495 380 3 405 162 2 409 678 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons)... ...... 253 947 187 629 48 763 19 563 97 729 117 076 107 455 50 990 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). .... 1 486 1 576 549 453 4 5 107 105 826 1013 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ........... 2 117 910 1 863 250 818 299 743 816 58 985 53 056 321 467 268 623 919 159 797 755 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coalpurchasedf. o. b. mines (net tons) .. ....... 9 806 856 8 095 785 4 925 887 3 970 909 513 998 536 106 1 928 109 1 595 436 2 438 862 1 993 334 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other thanmines (nettons). .. 417 409 304 144 104 595 118 292 1 722 1 356 2 774 2 990 308 318 181 506 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels).................. 8 087 718 6 589 126 146 214 144 523 2 845 3 452 55 365 93 634 7 883 294 6 347 517 8-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) ... 224 521 739 206 319 819 171 853 109 156 689 228 21 452 886 22 507 255 10 172 703 9 381 489 21 043 041 17 741 847 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . .896 331 3 760 080 1 283 219 1 181 171 176 481 162 851 348 974 318 248 2 087 657 2 097 810 8-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ... ..... 15 049 124 9 166 199 2 847 365 1 922 036 124 700 92 754 3 403 136 1 824 158 8 673 923 5 327 e51 8-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. ............ $20 710 305 $16 090 369 $10 491 984 $8 031916 $1 176 501 $1 167997 $4147 682 $3 147 326 4 894136 $5 743 130 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines ...... 1 723 547 1 266 638 475 479 515 879 7 756 7 048 10 738 $10 922 1229 574 $732789 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased. . . .... 7 786 338 5 824 639 $283 862 $210 076 $5 639 (5 064 95 209 $113 466 7 401 628 $5 496 033 4-08
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced .. . .... 1 857 580 1666353 $1413 554 $1 259046 $112 933 $108 282 $143 778 $131929 187 315 $167096 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased . . .... .389 131 $327 720 $155 186 (120 115 (12 230 *9 580 $49 406 639 267 172 309 158 758 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuel purchased . . .... .716 765 $ 393128 $158 962 89 657 $6 815 $4 519 $172 999 85 679 1377 989 2213 273 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 1.9 18 *.01.g -01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .. 6 5 9 2
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons 0.90.88 .47 4 07 5-08
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .. 0.7 0.808 0.82 0.26 0.48 1.i 1.46 0. 0.942 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. ........ ...... 999 8.12.09 10.6 112.2 7. 5
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon.. . .. 4 95.5 4 5 5.8 4. 4
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses) :
6-01. Coal per net ton. ............. .2.6 $2.61 2.80 2.78 2.57 2.37 2.68 2.55 2.4 2.37 1
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel ...0. 0.9 1. ...1.36 1.451.210.4 0.89 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . 0.786# 0.76 0.81. 0.7 #0.29 0.2201 1.26 1.2# 0.8 0.917 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon ..... ........... 8.91# 112. R 9.2 7.96 10. 8. 8.180 1: 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. .................... .0 5.92 5.4.87 5.5 4.71 4.57
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .... .764 76 75 7!2 864 818 793 796 09 788 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ............. 6.9 57 45. 3.92 77739 56.6 57.62 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ....100 01 99 102 12 165 97 16 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) .4 7. 8. 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ........557 5.7 5.095. 4.56 6.68 7.73 .7 581 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).5' . 92 700 662 671 862 818 737 748 707 721 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumeddperl,000grosston-miles(Cmddqimllomlimahd ledam)-roadffri W krvice:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .............106 108 10 111 74 72 116 119 108 10 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .. ............. .7.96 7.8 453. 16.6 7.62 7.52 7.96 7.8 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . 26.49 25. 22.58 21.45 49.33 46.98 29.71 29. 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ........ .105 5 14 75 74 116 1196 105 04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
901. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ......16.3 16.3 15.9 15.8 16.1 16.7 15.6 16.2 17.8 17.2 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ....... 1.01 1.0 2.28 099 0.97 1.01 1.0 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .....0.26 0.25 0.24 0.24 0.28 0.32 0.28 0 0.26 0.26 25 9-
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .5 .........4 .4 2. 22.5 .9 4.2 904
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . .. 5. 55.4 5.4 5.54.5 4. 9-0
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . 0.48 0.47 0.63 0.60 0.47 0.45 0.42 0.4 0. 0.45 6
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) ......0.23 0.21 0.25 0.33 02 0.2 0.2 0.15 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). ........ 1l.4.5 14.6 13.7 13.8 15.5 16.3 14.2 14.3 15.4 15.4 9-08


1 Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gMa-electric motor-car trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel
2 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.


in computing item 6-05.


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.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cas









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ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394 ...
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ....
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). ....
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) .................
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) .........
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 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, 895, 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 nettons--coal equivalent)..... .....
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 896),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. ... .....
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .. ....
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours). ....
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)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. ...........
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. .............
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . .
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . ..........
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and productions
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases).........
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases).........
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) ........
5-04. Electric current per kiowatt-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 handing 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 consumedperl,000grosston-mlles(Cindw locumstiesaudsdle)--rdlshb nire:
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) ....
9-03. 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) .


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY, 1942 AND 1941
II 1


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


,ako I ...& I ...- _


$118 982 326
$33 637 489
$7 794 094
$730 723
$3 087 247
$200 094
(164 431 973

7 067 895
158 903 593
34 581 708
152 252
19 682 371
7 951
8 743 196
30 313 868
1 033 352 253
376 343 131
19 911
159 882
37 574 319
7 264 367
313 369 578
324 755 253
260 584 398
7 718 315
33 012 240
1 304 205
7 770
10 817 317
49 207 310
1717 721
39 694 779
1 158 570 035
19 268 112
71 319 891
$103 065 4o8
(7 123 355
$18 .63 314
9 530 977
1 897 560
3 402 436


92.09

o.08%



0.7820
5.o
811
59.59

5-
5.8
735

8.39
29 i

17.7

0.2
0.48
0.25
15;5


I 1941


- I I II I 1 I ..1. I -I -- I I -( 1


93 958 377
23 843 418
$7 073 289
$668 184
(1 803 866
$160 896
$127 508 03Q

6 249 256
128 958 483
35 801 132
200 399
13 565 719
7 480
7 541 841
24 2D3 658
748 743 508
349 912 063
17 986
30 261
29 494 698
6781 360
277 938 725
286 932 226
249 467 651
8 703 928
22 699 523
1 089 195
8 281
9 798 195
40 094 813
1 656 242
30 739 041
1 081 871 150
19 157 588
44 748 691
$77 583 952
$6 874 550
$26 534 521
8 720 747
1579 109
1 923 470


1.984









0o6

9.0


120
17.3



0.26

90.
0.2


15.z


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


$62 616 836
$42 107
$6 556 486
195 084
741 950
$94 686
$70 247 149

4 167 174
1007 371
32 554 398
110 498
7 744 972
3 304
4 395 080
14 366 819
133 588
229 413 891
6 913
9 521
14 557 903
3 636 372
309 992 894
235 945 390
1 649 574
4 339 781
221 214
2 609
4 197 785
25 057 806
527 960
841 443
880 854 345
6 071 875
14 936 334
$53 243 169
I2 268 749
1 493 943
17 219 872
(714 497
1812 014


2.12
4
0.82


2.82

10 .90
5.77T
782
47.04
510

707
118
37.23
25.1641

17.3
0.28

0.65
0.28
14.9


in computing item 6-05.


$50 130 352
$51 618
$6 014 780
162 965
410 871
$68 060
$56 838 646

3 675 372
1 097 054
33 326 600
121 157
5 680 099
2 732
3 854 812

11 451 232
244 826
226 090 175
5 354
1 231
11 629 209
3 328 663
275 169
273 102 067
225 399 642
1 793 067
2 507 119
157 507
2 523
3 811 141
20 360 496
626 504
840 184
a34 468 736
5717 272
9 810 210
$40 342 957
2 646 296
1 253 299
6 685 275
548 861
444 373


$5 849 094
$239 170
:16 423
47 340
$970
$6 152 997

329 936


17 88
41
331 204
1 678 984
82 472 395
106
1 778 809
278 229
250 292
175 780
922 032
20
291 536
2 691 603
8 249
13 670
114 830 419
717 672
939 900

$6 137 116
937 271
24 792
$599 806
: 50 44
47 340


$4 363 231
$187 896
12 510
47 072
$826
$4 611 535

268 669


586
40
268 749
1 418 343
78 694 727
118

1 508 591
261 026
340 578
156 607
1 045 287
26
275 388
2 324 251
7 537
13 884
111 620 635
731 090
1 045 873

$4 670 240
34 404
I19 965
$522 664
S42 513
47 072


$21 793 244
595 943
313 126
34 318
$793 658
$21 621
$23 551 910

966 356
2 849 180
897 187
2 707 819
838
1 062 140
5 747 042
8 239 713
1 367
14 726
5 612 181t
1 479 249
7 917 690

24 23.6 405
343 294
10 657 956
512 600
545
1 716 243

9 142 459
20 842
428 446
55 001 736
1 684 206
17 060 215
g19 562 280
373 822
I608 394
755 153
238 873
ib61 647


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0.8010

:2.72

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0.7940
8.33
4. 88

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848


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16.49
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0.91
0.27
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5.04
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9.
5.0
909


4.76
908

83
51.08



0.4
28.3
o.14
16.3


:2.01

0.468


$2.24
0.238
7.99

882


5.28
882
86

51.96
87
17.1
0.4
28.1
0.45
16.6


2.14

1.2

5.05%
32.66
1.246%

5.13


10

7.17
781

7.71
126


0.28

6.5
0.42
0.25
15.


$16 497 568
452 507
297 559
34 412
$439 605
$16 922
$17 738 573

876 259
2 528 355
1 070 793
1529 008
728
916 631
4 513 837
6 410 760
1 199
509
4 553 704
1 429 364
7 344 350
23 025 082
433 216
6 931 365
610 983
478
1 573 875
7 263 282
18 207
504 843
50 732 505
1 655 979
9 781 892
$13 881 729
653 201
I609 602
699 417
201 108
438 224


S2.42




839
1778



177

130
16.6
0.92
0.25
6.14
0.42
0.26
14.7


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


28 723
32 999
685
484
(1 504
$82
$64 479


1 604 429
155 047 042
1 130 123
41 754
9 211 712
3 768
2 954 772
8 521 023
1 024 978 952
64 456 845
11 525
135 635
15 425 426
1 870 517
305 451 888
14 512 067
402 603
5 549 667
17 092 471
570 391
4 596
4 611 753
12 315 442
1 160 670
38 411 220
107 b63 535
10 794 339
38 381 442

$24 122 923
$4 743 513
$36 736 185
956 146
S93 753
$(1 681 435


S1.96
1.96

4.08


0.8
8.1


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4.64%





747
121
8.39
30.97
115
19.4

1.0
4:6
0. 4
0,24
19.3


I22 967 226
23 339 293
573 054
458 297
U06 318
75 088
$48 319 276

1 428 956
125 333 074
1 403 739
79 242
6 356 026
3 980
2 501 649.
6 870 246
742 087 922
45 127 161
12 315
28 521
11 803 194
1 762 307
270 319 206
13 489 581
1 042 927
6 321 038
12 215 752
320 705
5 254
4 137 791
10 146 784
1 003 994
29 380 130
85 049 274
11 053 247
24 110 716
$18 689 026
$4 130 649
$24 651 655
823 391
786 627
993 801


1.084
L4.11
0.84
0.968
.142


0.938
o.090
.519
849


6.o0
769
121
8.2
30.63
115
18.9


0.218
4.16

16.5


I I


U S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1943-0-475218


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF STATISTICS


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


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
3-06
4-01
4-02
4-03
4-04
4-05
4-06


5-01
6-02
5-03
5-05
5-08
6-01
6-02
6-03
6-04
6-05
7-01
7-02
7-03
7-04
7-05
7-06
8-01
8-02
8-083
8-04
9-01
9-02
9-08
9-04
9-05
9-06
9-07
9-08


_I I I I_


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


I IIIIIllllllllli INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
122 083 9 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS



FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE, 1942 AND 1941


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, 381, 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). .... ......
3-0-1. 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:
,1-01. 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 nd traln 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 6. ..........
8. Fuel and power consnrmed perl ,000grosston-miles('idudhiglicomtlimiandt lds)-;roadfrit h senice:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .......
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-01. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). .. .. ......
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train ear-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). ......
9-01. 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


$ 22 728
$6 708
(1 518
$140
(659
$37
S31 793


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30 171 631
6 716 226
27 667
3 675 968
1 358
1 594 656
5 606 892
207 507 010
71161 520
3 632
54 043
7 284 920
1 365 581
62 435 920
66 142 994
44 485 347
1 526 825
6 555 062
252 189
1 357
2 075 223

9 818 817
373 085
7 699 827
219 112 156
3 952 593
15 755 672
$21007 005
1 565 580
7 584 219
1 846 506
$398 835
$756 704


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0.48
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EASTERN DISTRICT'


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


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II I I I I 1


$18 777 569
: 5 207 372
1 347 485
S138 286
S367 911
$34 405
$25 873 028

1 200 889
25 783 809
6 606 079
33 606
2 773 799
1 510
1 460 467

4 796 740
159 482 618
70 258 632
3 907
8 998
5 914 856
1 252 114
56 689 744
53 160 334
40 470 627
1 670 467
4 514 812
195 145
1 614
1 854 737

8 211 078
265 990
6 234 015
200 056 419
4 203 697
9 383 084
$16 663 674
1 103 493
5 661 236
1 663 958
$392 458
$410 078


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$1 285 005
(37 995
(53 365
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)13 177 175

731 697
153 488
6 386 115
20 616
1 469 417
581
774 296
2 762 346
21 611
44 503 948
1 327
2 883
2 800 597
678 992

63 226 178
40 182 785
310 919
b44 425
45 902
498
785 697
4 654 984
119 979
115 027
168 307 864
1 336 067
2 669 859

$10 659 666
:520 691
224 265
$1 412 571
:165 604
(165 680


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102
15.6
0.25
5.2
0.61
0.26
13.4


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.


$9 941 841
$17 698
$1 137 565
37 434
83 132
14 746
(11 Z32 416

706 683
221 935
6 159 154
23 328
1 118 266
537
742 049
2 278 065
138 966
45 006 707
1 186
382
2 314 520
630 507
186 952
50 227 494
36 449 700
369 112
480 908
33 142
538
717 571

4 192 489
94 662
140 429
151 400 354
1 335 436
1 854 420

$8 689 747
1398 998
212 755
$1 257 809
$146 677
$88 390


2.07
94.21
1.52
0.831
10.98$
4.77$
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109
950

14.43
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0.32
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$1 150 024
$43 442
$3 034
$11 002
$166
$1 207 668

63 236


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7
63 720
322 212
14 156 628
19
340 927
57 097
96 775
34 173
183 666
3
59 811
591 305
1 576
2 703
20 157 130
140 674
190 667
$1 378 156
(7 440
5 452
$108 864
$9 537
$11 002


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2.02
0.540o
6.78$
5.77$
$2.6o

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5.77$
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73
47.88
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(2668
35 930
$167
$1 020 719

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303 8401
15 411 501
24
320 928
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89 660
32 373
75 062

6
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416 364
1 341
3 237
21 524 726
164 669
75 214

$919 862
$6 006
$4 810
$108 947
(9 727
$3 930


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5.23$
$2.39
0.245
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45.80
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$125 174
$55 045
$ 5 307
$180 242
$3 645
$4 554 657

179 852
449 118
161 072
566 084
108
199 425

1 114 648
1 357 316
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242
10 897
1 133 867
263 795
1 427 295
4 210 040
55 437
2 269 956
107 212
86
321 325
1 6b2 440
5 633
111 656
9 982 310
340 576
4 010 410

$3 981 080
$17 593
190 087
:140 920
$48 205
$202 004


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1. 12
:1.70
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$ 3 361070

163 252
272 200
149 484
329 432
113
170 182

850 996
731 235

230
1 393
856 972
217 389
439 198
3 943 807
85 800
1 447 181
105 451
102
243 032
1 451 861
2 904
80 304
9 370 610
363 432
2 069 080

$2 925 599
:10 801
98 463
$129 666
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(97 574


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1. 38S,

4.726

1.23

8.22
4.97$
4776


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116
7.24

116
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5.6
0.42
0.23
14.1


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

JUNE 1942


WESTERN DISTRICT IT
ITEM
NO.
1942 1941


5 520

(135
$94
$314
$14
$12 654


297 768
29 569 025
169 039
7 051
1 633 466
662
557 215
1 607 684
206 128 083
12 500 944
2 044
40 263
3 009 529
365 697
61008 625
2 620 041
92 522
1 126 296
3 257 015
99 075
770
908 390
2 520 088
245 897
7 470 441
20 664 852
2 135 276
8 684 736

4 968 103
1 019 856
7 164 415
184 151
175 489
378 018


1.98
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0.89 1
8.22
4.35$
2.43
0.93
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8.09$
4.58$
786
55.70
99
5.7
5. 67
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104
7.73
29.26
102
17.2
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0.25
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0 41
0.22
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4 696 333
: 5 147 472
S120 061
$91 127
S187 365
$ 16 465
$10 258 823

274 142
25 289 674
297 441
10 278
1 325 949
853
491 407

1 363 839
158 612 417
9 840 424
2 467
7 223
2 422 436
356 399
56 063 594
2 843 180
77 120
1 183 182
2 511 661
56 552
968
844 770
2 150 364
167 083
6 010 045
17 760 729
2 340 160
5 384 370

$ 4 128 466
$ 687 688
$5 345 208
I167 336
189 053
220 184


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4.6
0.1.
0.15


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 can.









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE, 1942 AND 1941


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941


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 884),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. ...........
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .....
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . .
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) ...........
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ......
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . .
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hcurs). . .
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 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: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)...... ..............
41. 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 fel 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 per l,000grosston-milesC(mndingkiocmetiesand ledea)-- odfreihterice:
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) .. .....


(141 701 916
( 40 348 522
$9 312 890
$71l 290
$3 755 973
$237 439
$ 196228 030

8 340 317
189 075 224
41 297 934
179 919
23 561 8ol
9 310
10 337 852
36 119 407
1 240 981 337
447 504 651
23 543
213 925
44 856 613
8 629 717
375 815 056
390 898 247
305 069 745
9 245 140
39 763 020
1 565 952
9 127
12 893 863
59 026 127
2 090 806
47 394 595
1 377 682 191
23 220 705
87 075 543
$1 4 072 494
$8 688 935
(46 447 533
11 77 483
12 296 395
4 159 140


$2.10
94.16
0.826%






5.09%
799
106
7.5
5.82
724
115
8.27
28.89
113
17.4
1.04
0.27
9.6
O
o.4
0.25
15.3


S112 728 229
$29 050 750
$ 8 420 774
$ 806 470
$ 2 171 778
9195 301
$153373 302

7 450 033
154 742 292
42 407 211
234 005
16 339 518
8 990
9 002 193

29 049 267
908 224 421
420 170 695
21 893
39 259
35 408 413
8 033 255
334 628 027
340 092 560
289 938 278
10 374 395
27 214 335
1 284 340
9 895
11 652 710
48 305 889
1 922 232
36 973 057
1 281 927 569
23 361 285
54 131 775

$94 247 627
$7 978 043
32 195 758
10 384 704
1 971567
2 333 547


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0.8100
8.44
4.313


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112
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734
117
8.16
27.67
113
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0.26

0.484
0.23
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$ 74 479 157
$51 211
$7 841 491
$233 079
1895 315
(113 617
$B3 613 870

4 b98 740
1 160 859
38 940 513
131 114
9 214 389
3 885
5 169 246

17 127 869
155 199
273 917 839
8 240
12 404
17 357 202
4 315 135
373 219 072
276 128 175
1 960 493
5 184 206
267 116
3 107
4 983 253
29 912 730
647 939
956 470
1 049 162 209
7 407 942
17 808 193

$63 902 835
2 789 440
S718 209
8 632 443
(880 101
(977 694


(2.14

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0.-823
11.88
5.490
2.83
91.63
0.814
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770
46.00






113
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0.28
14.7


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


$60 064 477
$69 316
$7 152 345
$200 399
$494 003
$32 806
$68 063 346

4 381 943
1 318 989
39 485 754
144 485
6 798 365
3 269
4 596 748
13 728 166
383 792
271 096 882
6 540
1 613
13 942 598
3 958 951
462 121
323 329 561
261 849 342
2 162 179
2 988 027
190 649
3 061
4 528 493
24 552 984
721 166
980 614
985 869 090
7 052 708
11 664 630

$49 032 704
I3 045 294
1 466 054
7 943 084
9695 538
:532 763


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$.22
91.50
0.80 6

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(2.72
(1.34
0.7980
8.500
4.900
766
48.25
110
8.7
5.42
702
119
15.68
23.51
115
16.6
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0.26

0.61
0.28
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(82 612
19 457
58 342
$1 136
$7 360 665

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48
394 924

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125
2 119 736
335 326
347 067
209 953
1 105 698
23
351 347

3 282 908
9 825
16 373
134 987 549
858 346
1 130 557

$7 515 272
2 44 711
30 244
$708 670
59 974
2 58 342


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$225 900
S15 178
$ 51 002
$993
$5 632 254


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142

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308 845

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188 980
1 120 349
32
324 752
2 740 615
8 878
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3 145 361
895 759
1 121 087

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( 40 410
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$631 611
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2721 117
368 171
(39 625
$973 900
$25 266
$28 100 567

1 146 208
3 298 298
1 056 259
3 273 903
946
1 261 548
6 o61 635
9 597 029
1 609
25 623
6 945 993
1 743 042
9 344 985
28 446 445
398 731
12 927 912
619 812
631
2 037 568
10 994 899
26 475
540 102
64 984 046
2 024 782
21 070 605

( 23 543 361
$ 91 415
798 481
896 073
287 078
$1 063 651


2.14
.3.45
1.379%
14.18
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12.66
1.28


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188
7.11
770
125
7.65
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0.42
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$19 661 012
494 709
2349 414
$41 469
$533 089
(19 949
$21 99 642

1 039 511
2 800 555
1 220 277
1 858 440
841
1 086 812

5 364 833
7 141 995
1 429
1 902
5 410 676
1 646 753
7 783 548
26 968 889
519 016
8 378 546
716 434
530
1 816 907
8 715 143
21 111
585 147
60 103 115
2019 411
11 850 972

S16 807 329
$74 002
$708 066
819 282
248 109
535 798


1.93
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1.21
1.363%
12.290
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(1.17
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7.87
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128
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0.25
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4Baaed 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.
61ncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor car.


234 245 153
39 576 194
2 820 616
579 129
S1 828 416
$97 420
$77 140 928

1 902 197
184 616 067
1 299 162
48 805
11 048 720
4 431
3 512 134
10 128 707
1 231 229 129
76 957 789
13 569
175 898
18 435 682

2 236 214
366 470 071
17 332 108
495 125
6 675 963
2U 545 204
679 024
5 366
5 521 695
14 835 530
1 406 567
45 81 650
128 548 387
12 929 635
47 066 178
$29 111 026
5 763 369
$43 900 599
1 140 297
1069 242
2 059 453


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28 486
2 693
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$91
$58 578

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1 701
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8 234
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54 967
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2 118
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16 332
1 120
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14 727
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1 171
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0.45
0.18
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08583 9438 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
JULY 1942


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AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 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 hiy 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 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).5 6 .........
8. Fuel and power consuined por l,00Ogrosston-miles(Cinddi ikcomotim sa d lakrs)- roadidlthserice:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ............
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... .......
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). .....
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .......
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ....
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ......
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .......
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) ......
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). .......
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ......
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). .


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


1942 1 1941 1942 1 1941 1942 1 1941 1 142 1 1941 1 102 1 q 4k


$23 319 613
$7 102 579
$1 558 929
148 520
724 701
$41 355
$32 695 697

1 290 972
31 708 b87
6 858 435
25 812
4 042 063
1 411
1 628 672
5 961 352
219 115 280
71 600 020
4 063
64 155
7 510 611
1 418 802
64 253 243
69 904 354
47 589 072
1 562 833
6 782 510
226 551
1 458
2 155 971
9 798 121
418 775
7 664 243
226 499 471
4 178 348
15 886 355

$20 849 273
1 778 344
7 739 618
1 883 624
$437 130
$830 199


WESTERN DISTRICT


Si I I' I I. I I


$19 298 455
5 437 927
1 371 673
$153 902
$411316
$34 984
$26 708 257

1 239 818
26 660 006
6 815 036
33 132
2 996 901
1 611
1 512 860
4 927 909
165 830 813
70 630 501
3 922
10 079
6 092 226
1 295 117
58 407 507
56 778 061
42 904 872
1 767 321
4 796 137
210 880
1 597
1 924 793
8 251 791
395 072
6 933 915
207 307 910
4 365 827
10 284 446

$17 319 116
1 692 740
96 293 307
$1 689 080
:422 889
1454 078


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$12 181 484
66 462
$1 325 439
$40 592
$179 402
$18 347
$13 691 726

734 898
114 217
6 549 406
20 143
1 522 568
507
778 702
2 794 871
18 083
44 927 190
1 285
3 176
2 833 599
717 947
66 689 505
43 228 763
318 456
887 722
46 167
486
830 445
4 927 048
113 187
116 287
175 816 855
1 393 229
2 992 379
$10 680 591
$485 784
$234 990
$1 454 579
$184 073
(202 977


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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 itenm 6-t',
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.


$10 025 423
$19 600
$1 154 394
(40 695
(91 831
$15 296
$11 347 239

716 993
160 390
6 325 360
24 605
1 179 026
614
754 174
2 293 060
188 909
44 387 770
1 237
498
2 329 475
655 584
238 209
53 622 010
38 792 776
377 061
531 407
36 339
502
748 606
4 132 064
127 254
130 221
157 558 185
1 463 769
2 021 445

$8 621028
(561 507
201 963
(1 279 662
$167 102
$100 144


$1 126 373
$42 228
$2 932
$6 862
$224
$1 17R 619

64 159


5 685
8
64 555
312 943
14 191 765
24
331 623
59 836
'154 517
31 657
90 816
5
61 658
522 461
1 706
1 943
20 092 317
87 484
96 501
$1 211 384
(8 137
3 705
$106 578
$6 490
$6 862


(971 509
$38 417
:2 884
3 780
$208
$1 016 798

57 186


126
8
57 203
292 782
15 447 455
24
310 776
49 838
133 496
33 484
72 251
5
51 445
377 555
1 403
2 472
21 612 531
174 729
72 377
$873 255
: 6 438
4 465
$108 106
$11 899
(3 780


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$4 251 045
$140 033
$54 271
$5 314
$214 817
$6 647
$4 672 127

184 659
471 510
159 379
578 148
228
204 914
1 118 534
1 545 624
435
20 760
1 134 024
269 735
i 3.5 503
4 267 883
53 600
2 472 607
105 696
131
333 463
1 772 285
4 184
67 203
9 726 705
348 273
3 751 227
13 800 431
$14 979
115 689
136 762
$52 326
$228 569


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$3 209 183
$43 649
52 320
8 213
$103 816
3 215
63 420 396

167 899
271365
155 202
320 191
147
174 765
856 859
727 705
238
1 833
863 261
225 522
501157
4 023 149
94 239
1 464 942
114 261
89
252 374
1 432 814
5 240
57 671
9 059 504
351 499
1 851746
$3 165 175
(16 906
(77 648
$127 994
$46 096
$90 644


$2.22
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1.35
1.413
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4.904
2.57
$1.22.
8.72
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116


116
7.33



16.1
0.95
0.25
5.6
0.14
14.1


I Based on total cost uf fuels and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-awitching hour by electric rail motor cars.
* Iclohinldes pgole consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor can.


ITEM


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JULY, 1942 AND 1941


ITEM
NO.


55 820 711
6 956 084
$136 991
(99 682
$323 620
$16 137
$13 353 225

307 256
31 203 160
149 650
5 669
1 935 662
668
580 501
1 735 004
217 551 573
12 481 065
2 319
40 219
3 211 365
371 284
62 927 940
3 060 332
92 426
1 159 120
3 331 365
74 688
836
930 405
2 576 327
299 698
7 678 810
20 863 594
2 349 362
9 046 248

$5 156 867
(1 269 444
7 385 234
$185 705
194 241
1391 791


$2.00
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(o.96
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101
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$5 092 340
$5 374 678
126 542
102 110
211 889
$16 265
$10 9.3 824

297 740
26 228 251
334 474
8 527
1 497 558
842
526 718
1 485 208
164 914 199
10 795 276
2 423
7 748
2 588 714
364 173
57 668 141
3 022 555
88 947
1 262 537
2 727 537
60 280
1 001
872 368
2 309 358
261 175
6 743 551
19 077 690
2 375 830
6 538 878
4 639 658
1 107 889
6 009 231
$173 318
(197 792
1259 510


$2.01
(4.24
60.89
0.9081

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V2.37
0.8890


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54.55
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6.9
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103
7.56
29.00

101
16.6
1 01
0.25
3.9
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0.4
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15.0








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY, 1942 AND 1941


ITEM


AGGREGATES
i. 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. Fuil 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). .. ..............
I-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, 388, 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 conmumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2- u8 C('l by st-ani locomotives (net tons)..............
2-9 F'u; ut;l by team 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)...... ..............
.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 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 traln fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ..........
6-08. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ......
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . ...........
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. ...........
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . ......
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ............
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)'. ...
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) .
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel(desel locomotives). .. .......
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).5s ......
8. Fuel and power consumed perl,000grosston-miles(midt kiotimc danila es)-r-Ifdktsrnim:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .......
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .. ......
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). .....
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .......
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ......
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) ......
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . .
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . .
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941


$165 022
$47 451
$10 871
1 020
I4 480
$278
$229 125


9 631 307
220 865 111
48 156 369
205 731
27 604 815
10 721
11 966 602
42 080 916
1 460 056 637
519 104 672
27 605
267 275
52 358 575
10 048 613
440 068 299
460 802 601
352 658 817
10 812 424
46 545 530
1 792 503
10 585
15 049 897
68 824 248
2 509 581
55 258 848
1 604 181 662
27 400 065
102 961 918

$144 922 767
10 467 280
53 313 331
13 261 107
$2 733 708
$4 989 339


$0.96
0. 8274



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9.0
5.154
7?
58
7.4
5.77
7i6
113
28.42
111
17.2
1.03
0.27

0.4
0.24
15.1


1 Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gaa-electric motor-car trains. These quantities are included with
a 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.


8132 025 887
034 488 805
$9 792 447
$960 372
$2 583 094
$230 285
$180 000 890

8 689 826
181 403 369
49 222 247
267 137
19 336 419
10 601
10 515 031
33 977 032
1 074 059 372
490 801 198
25 813
49 338
41 500 522
9 328 345
393 038 213
396 870 621
332 843 150
12 141 716
32 010 472
1 495 220
11 492
13 577 492
56 557 681
2 317 304
43 906 971
1 489 235 479
27 727 112
64 416 221
$111 566 735
9 670 783
18 489 065
2 073 784
2 394 459
2787 625


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8.64
4.334

V2.54
0.88


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4.714
782
58.96
111
8.7
5.87
723
115
8.06
27.36
112
11.9
1.06
0.26
3.6
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$86 600 923
857 674
$9 166 930
$273 671
$1 074 717
$131 964
$97 305 879

5 633 642
1 275 076
45 489 919
151 257
10 736 957
4 392
5 947 952
19 922 763
173 282
318 845 029
9 525
15 580
20 190 824
5 033 086
439 908 577
319 356 938
2 278 949
6 071 928
313 283
3 593
5 813 702
34 839 838
761 126
1 072 757
1 224 979 064
8 602 183
20 800 572

$74 583 426
3 275 224
1 953 199
$10 087 022
(1 064 351
1 180 671


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12.83
1.67
0.816
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$7C 089
$88
$8 306
(241
1585
$98
$79 409


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1 479 379
45 811 114
169 090
7 977 391
3 883
5 350 894
16 021 08
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315 404 652
7 777
2 111
16 271 92;
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 O040
843 4,20
1 110 834
1 143 427 275
8 516 477
13 686.075
$57 653 732
3 606 801
1 668 017
9 222 746
S862 640
$632 907


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$324 840
(22 389
165 204
31 560
$8 539 284

457 331


30 554
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459 479
2 714 139
110 820 788
149
2 451 359
395 162
501 584
241 610
1 196 514
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3 605 369
11 531
18 316
155 079 866
945 830
1 227 068
$8 726 656
I52 848
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$1 201
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166
2 140 295
358 683
563 734
222 464
1 192 600
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3 118 170
10 281
19 593
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1 070 488
1 193 464
$6 463 357
S46 848
29 240
$7q9 717
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$861 150
8422 442
145 607
$1 168 759
$31 913
$32 779 966

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3769 808
1 217 638
3 852 922
1 174
1 466 536
7 900 303
11 142 653

2 044
39 932
8 073 700
2 012 867
10 670 288
32 714 328
456 782
15 400 519
725 508
762
2 371 089
12 767 184
30 659
607 305
74 710 751
2 373 055
24 821 852
$27 343 792
(106 394
914 170
$1 032 835
$339 404
$1 292 220



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$538 358
$401 734
$49 632
$636 905
$23 164
$24 520 038

1 207 412
5 071 920
1 375 479
2 178 631
988
1 261 577
6 221 692
7 869 700
1 667
3 735
6 273 937
1 872 275
8 284 705
30 992 038
613 255
9 843 488
830 695
669
2069 281
10 147 957
26 351
642 818
69 162 619
2 370 910
13 702 718

819 992 495
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947 276
294 208
626 442


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4.574
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4.964
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76.86
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0.92
0.25
6.2
0.42
0.25
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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.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cam.


$40 065
$46 532
$957
$678
$2 152
$113
$90 500


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215 820 227
1 448 812
54 474
12 984 382
5 099
4 092 635
11 863 711
1 448 780 702
89 438 855
15 887
211 763
21 642 692
2 607 498
429 398 011
20 392 440
587 551
7 835 083
23 876 569
753 712
6 202
6 452 101
17 411 857
1 706 265
53 560 470
149 411 981
15 278 997
56 112 486
$34 268 893
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1 263 483
$2 451. 244


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$107
$69 502


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176 652 070
2 035 654
98 047
9 179 533
5 675
3 519 779
9 719 293
1 065 618 331
65 762 863
16 203
43 492
16 814 368
2 482 879
584 053 178
19 355 316
1 208 994
8 766 757
17 454 950
437 537
7 223
5 854 942
14 606 506
1 432 252
42 133 726
121 887 693
15 769 237
35 833 964
$27 457 151
$5 926 226
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1 164 045
1 173 472
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ITEM
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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
4-08
4-04
4-05
4-06


5-01
5-02
5-08
5-04
5-05
5-06
6-01
6-02
6-03
6-04
6-05
7-01
7-02
7-03
7-04
7-05
7-06
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8-02
8-08
8-04




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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08583 9735 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 1942 AND 1941


ILC...-.


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


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
AUGUST 1942


---SOUTHERN DISTRICT
EP iT.C UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941
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). .... $24 303 952 $19984768 $12553 512 $10290192 $1189 366 $1 030583 $4407 372 $3 230652 6 153 702 $5433 341 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .. 7 317 322 85 618 380 4 810 $22345 $151 403 48234 161109 547801 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396) .. .$1 563 077 61 369099 $1 324 899 $1 146 719 $42 532 $40 528 $56 045 $49083 $139 601 $132 769 1-03
1-0.. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). ......147 651 .160 493 $41 480 $40862 $3 373 .3 33 (5 561 $9 132 $97 237 $107166 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) .. 779 107 435 251 $195 381 $107 070 9 748 $3 901 $29 098 $102512 $34 880 $221768 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394).. .........41 674 $35 483 $19 643 15 519 (205 $188 6 139 $3734 15 687 16042 1-06
1-07. Total .............. 4 152783 $27 603 474 $1439 725 $11 22 707 $124224 1 078 533 $4 865 618 3 443347 $13 902 216 $11 458 887 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)..... ... 1 317 024 1260 312 745 472 724 502 65 388 59 912 184 651 171 501 321 513 304 397 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ....... 32043 562 27089664 115 372 182 144 -- 508 144 278793 31420 046 26 628727 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). ........ 6 756 779 6 808 577 6 440 608 6 314 164 145 637 145 447 170 534 348 966 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . ............28 297 31743 20 862 23 902 7 435 7 841 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). .................. 4 261 813 3 159 247 1 608 631 1 229 651 5 954 152 643 726 330 834 2 003 502 1 598 610 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ...... 1 520 1 615 567 615 7 7 222 172 724 821 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ...... 1662 123 1 540565 791 868 763 330 65 801 59929 207 151 178 601 597 303 538 705 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal hy steam locomotives (net tons). ......... 6 196 592 5 188 254 2 876045 2 370863 332 230 311 583 1156 028 883 922 1 832289 1 621886 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. ............ 224 601 540 169 519 050 191 467 1 809 421 734152 222 792 119 168 593 431 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ......... 72782460 72 516 737 44677 318 44 596755 15 039 187 16 369785 13065 955 11 550197 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .3 774 3757 1 345 1 210 21 23 370 260 2038 2 264 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ..... 134 199 12 319 6 636 484 85 345 2 409 42 218 9 426 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)......... 7784362 6 380681 2 915182 2 407519 351 441 330 324 1 175 307 890 961 3 342 432 2751877 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ......... 1 460 136 1 286 518 738 275 653 478 62 504 48 515 278111 221 806 381 246 362 719 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil bysteam locomotives (gallons). ...... 68 789 286 59 790386 283 533 1 542 796 622 988 67 246 492 58 883 865 2-15
2-16. Electric current bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours). .. ... 71 904 780 56 150 130 68 681 081 52 828 803 138 407 108 928 3 085 292 3 212 399 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-cartrains (kilowatt-hours) ..... 46 543559 43237964 41899054 38 926610 4519 547 4224 104 124958 87250 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)'. .......... 1 545 942 1 781 00 321 518 368 554 34 131 37 599 55070 95 635 1135 223 1 279 215 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .. ....... 7 213 098 5 027 926 965 919 712 328 122 018 70 091 2 685 596 1 480 380 3 439 565 2 765 127 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuelby motor-car trains (gallons).. . 234 659 215911 40 531 34 194 113 373 106 232 80755 75 485 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) 1 379 1 584 508 510 5 4 128 106 738 964 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .. .. 2 238 420 1 930 080 852 966 750 849 64 656 50 139 350 412 249 573 970 384 879 519 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) .. ...... 9619 952 8597892 4795298 4 288029 453 925 429 829 1730 862 1540977 2 639 867 2 339 057 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o. b. points other than mines (nettons). ......391 995 425 607 108 100 121 057 1 728 1 155 4 786 2 243 277 381 301 152 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ................. 8 482355 7369055 125 577 141262 2 671 2082 119322 61177 8234 785 7 164534 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours)...... 228589 357 209 534511 175 676705 157 600 988 21171 139 22 715 727 10 022 902 9 253 931 21 718 611 19 963 865 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons).. : ............... 4 331 321 4 509 444 1 295 696 1 552 080 152 788 179 727 398 412 426 276 2 484 425 2 351 361 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .. ............. 15 747 214 9781988 3 052 030 2 143 023 127 972 70 243 4101 320 2 270 997 8 465 892 5 297 725 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. ............ $20 535775 $17763715 $10 517 697 $8953175 $1 051712 $988 855 $3783 329 $3234068 5183037 $4 587 617 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines. . 1680 684 1 806 869 472 520 (28 348 8 267 $5 290 $15 646 $9148 1184 251 $1264083 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . .......... 203 300 6 723 320 $251 345 $222 162 5 203 3754 $196 364 $84 842 750 388 $6 412 562 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced .... ........1 889 800 1697 694 $ 448 749 1 279 542 110 998 110 657 138 459 $127 938 191 594 179 557 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. .............455 334 443 317 172 308 $172 864 10 757 $13 287 62 495 $56 387 209 774 200 779 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuel purchased... ............ $815185 $444 305 201276 $109279 9 748 $3 901 $234 564 $110697 $369 597 1220428 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:3
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). ....... 1 .. 0. 0 9 2.16 1.96
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . .. ..9 47 4.6 4.78 3 .2 4.20 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). ..........97 .91 2.00 1.57 1.9 .1.6$1.39 .9 0.90 5
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ..............0.827 0.810 0.825 0.812 0.524 0.17 1.38 1.383- 0.082 0.89 4
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . 10. 11.14 7 1 5
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. ... 5.18 4.5 6.59 5.10 7.624 5.55 5.72 47 1.37 4.16 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . .. $2.71 $2.58 $2.88 $2.74 $2.58 $2.45 12.72 $2.55 (2.43 $2.37 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . .0.94 0.92 1. 5 1. 4 .92 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ....... .0.7 0.766 0.81 0.04 0.280 0.216 1.201 1.123 0.89 0.874 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. .................... 9.19 8.85 11.4 10.15 9.38i 8..86 10.10o 9.551 8.33 6.-3 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon .. . ...... 5.51 4.92 6.74 5.34 7.62 5.55 6.29 5.35% 1.5 15 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ....... 76 726 70 699 832 03 70 73 774 756 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ....55 .9 54.82 34. 39.87 73.35 72.49 55.29 54.82 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s .........101 104 101 102- 15 155 88 129 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 .7 .6 .6 6.0 6.1 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ........... 5.67 5.05 5. 7.12 4.75 6.91 7.71 5.73 5.1 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). ... 66 61 633 64l 833 803 721 727 682 686 7-0
8. Fuel andpowerconsumoendperl,000grosston-miles(iddinslncooesndleers)-roisee: 7133 4133 03 721 727 2 66 7-06
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ......103 103 103 106 74. 69 115 115 104 104 8-o0
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ......... ..4 .65 17.86 6.99 7.04 7.74 7.65 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. . 21:43 21.12 22.47 21.93 48l.13 46. 28.83 29.55 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). .... .101 102 101 102 76 114 115 02 .10 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile--road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ..... ........15.6 15.7 15.2 15.0 15.6 16.2 15.6 16.3 17.2 16.6 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . 0.98 1.02 -1. 0.92 0.96 0.98 1.02 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . 0.26 0.214 0.25 0. o.0 0.26 0.29 0.26 0.24 0.23 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .. 3. 3 3 17.6 26.3 4.0 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . .. 5.1 5. 5. 5.1 5 5.5 6.6 5.0 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . 0.4 0 .486 0.64 0.60 0.48 0.50 0.43 0.4.4 .4 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ... ........0.21 0.22 0.2 0.2 0.2 24 0.17 0.19 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) ... 14.1 14.1 13.2 15. 15.3 15.8 14.6 14.2 14.8 15.0 9-08
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST, 1942 AND 1941

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

1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941


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). .......
1-37. 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)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).6 ...........
8. Fuel and power consumedper 1,000grosston-miles(midakibmlietisamiidteadmu)-roadhfreitsvie:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .......
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric loronotives) .. ........
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (r ; A freight service). .....
9. Fuel and power consumed per pa, '. ain car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam loc s ... ........)..
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam rw..' .ives). ....
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel i~comotives) . .
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) .


189 326 325
54 768 425
12 434 896
I1 168 129
5 259 823
$320 468
$263 278 066

10 948 331
252 908 673
54 913 148
234 028
31 866 628
12 240
13 628 725
48 277 508
1 684 698 177
591 887 131
31 380
401 474
60 142 937
11 508 749
508 857 587
532 707 381
399 202 376
12 358 336
53 758 628
2 027 162
11 964
17 288 317
73 444 200
2 901 576
63 741 202
1 832 771 019
31 731 386
118 709 132
(165 453 211
12 147 964
61 516 631
15 150 907
S3 194 368
15 804 524


$152 010 655
$40 107 184
$11 161 546
$1 120 865
(3 018 448
$265 768
$207 684 466

9 950 138
208 493 033
56 030 824
298 880
22 497 614
12 217
12 055 607
39 165 286
1 243 578 422
563 317 933
29 572
61 657
47 881 203
10 614 863
452 828 599
453 020 751
376 081 114
13 922 719
37 038 398
1 711 141
13 076
15 507 572
65 155 574
2 742 911
51 275 895
1 698 769 990
32 236 556
74 198 209

$129 330 457
11 477 651
45 212 385
13 771 478
2 837 776
13 231 931


$99 154 435
$62 484
$10 491 829
$315 151
$i 270 098
$151 607
$111 445 604

6 379 114
1 390 448
51 930 527
172 119
12 345 588
4 959
6 739 820
22 798 808
173 282
363 522 347
10 870
22 216
23 106 006
5 771 361
508 589 658
361 255 992
2 600 467
7 037 847
353 814
4 101
6 666 670
39 635 136
869 226
1 198 333
1 400 655 769
10 097 879
23 852 602

$15 101 123
3 747 744
$2 204 544
$11 535 771
1 236 659
1 381 947


$80 379 295
$111 212
$9 453 458
281 956
692 904
113 621
$91 032 446

5 823 410
1 661 523
52 125 278
192 992
9 207 042
4 498
6 114 224
18 391 945
762 758
360 081 407
8 987
2 595
18 679 441
5 267 986
983 863
429 780 374
339 568 728
2 907 794
4 231 762
261 182
S4 073
6 027 921
32 973 077
969 477
1 251 965
1 301 028 263
10 068 557
15 829 098
$66 606 907
4 135 148
1 890 179
S0 502 288
$1 035 504
$742 186


$9 314 857
$367 372
I25 762
74 952
(1 565
$9 784 508

522 719


36 508
63
525 280'
2 646 369
125 859 975
170
2 802 800
457 666
639 991
275 741
1 318 532
33
477 661
4 259 294
13 259
20 987
176 251 005
1 098 618
1 355 040
$9 778 368
S61 115
39 152
$ 926 246
I77 221
174 952


$7 341 273

$304 845
S21 395
58 683
$1 389
$7727 585

442 579


1 016
62
442 710
2 326 548
125 923 468
189
2470 619
407 198
672 662
260 063
1 262 691
41
426 336
3 547 999
11 436
21 675
177 473 619
1 250 215
1 263 707
$7 452 212
(52 138
32 994
$850 374
7 426
58 683


$34 637 467
t~ 012 553
$478 487
$51 168
$1 427 857
$38 052
$37 645 584

1 515 532
4 277 952
1 363 275
4 496 648
1 396
1 673 687
9 136 331
12 952 074
2 414
125 277
9 249 007
2 290 978
12 213 084
37 233 875
511 842
18 086 115
838 881
890
2 721 501
14 498 046
35 445
726 627
84 733 653
2 771 467
28 925 172
$31 127 121
$122 040
110 534
171 294
$407 231
1 526 784


$26 100 847
$586 592
$450 817
158 814
$739 417
$26 898
$27 963 385

1 378 913
3 350 713
1 520 926
2509-465
1 160
1 440 178
7 105 614
8 603 852
1 927
6 144
7 164 898
2 094 081
8 907 693
35 216 142
708 890
11 323 868
936 937
775
2 318 854

11 688 935
28 594
703 995
78 416 550
2797 186
15 973 715
$23 226 572
(100 056
870 555
$1 075 214
(350 595
737 139


I46 219 566
53 693 388
$1 097 208
$776 046
$2 486 916
$129 244
$104 402 370

2 530 966
247 240 273
1 619 346
61 909
14 987 884
5 822
4 689 938
13 696 000
1 671 572 821
102 504 809
17 926
253 981
24 985 124
2 988 744
496 644 503
23 477 732
712 509
8 970 306
27 316 134
834 467
6 940
7 422 485
20 051 724
1 983 646
61 795 255
171 130 592
17 763 422
64 578 318
$39 446 599
$8 217 065
$58 162 401
(L 517 596
I1 473 257
2 820 841


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2.54





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0.22
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$4.31
1.64
0.8240



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24.07
110
16.5
0.27
3.5
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0.6
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14.3


$2.02
14.27
81.51
0.80o7
10.280
14.69


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8.89%
5.oo0
748
46.03
108
8.6
5.34
685
115
16.80
23.06
111
16.2
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0.2I
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0.60
0.26
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$4.61



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$4.56
$1.52
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$2.31
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80
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14.690

2.68
1.844
1.240%
10.00o
5.70o
816
76.01
181

7.01
758
122
7.41
121
16.5
0.96
0.28
62
0.9
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14.9


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$3.50
(1.24
1.3714
12



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8.304
5.o0
813
76.48
171
7.1

124
7.60
1214
16.5
0.92
0.25
6.1
0.42
0.25
14.5


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o.94
o.87f


$2.41
$0.93
0.8550


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57.90
111
5.9
5.89
723
114
8.11
30.16
109

18.5
1.02
0.26
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5.0
0.45
0.22
15.7


.38 189 240
39 409 380
1952 426
$758 700
$1 527 444
$123 860
$80 961 050

2 305 236
203 480 737
2 384 620
105 8d8
10 780 091
6 497
4 058 495
11 341 179
1 234 211 812
77 313 058
18 469
52 918
19 566 245
2 845 598
442 937 043
22 567 715
1 296 244
10 045 972
20 220 077
513 022
8 187
6 734 461
16 945 563
1 733 404
49 298 260
141 851 558
18 120 598
41 131 689
$32044 766
$7 190 309
$42 418 657
1 343 602
S374 251
1 693 923


$1.89
o4.15
to.86
0.974
4:.
(2.32
0.88
0.920%
7.42i
4.534
812
58.28
139
8.6
5.97
737
114
8.00
30.12
109

1.06
0.25

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0.
0.:1
15.9


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.
SBased 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.
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.


5 OOsEesutST PRISTING OFflCE 942-0-470210


Page 2


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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4.19
o.97
0.827%
10.07%
4.89%

$o.94
0.788%
9.050.
5.20%
783
58.03
10o.
7-Z
5Oj

112
8.11
28.16
109
17.0
1.02
0.21
13.6
6.0
0.24
15.0


U 5 GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1942-0-475218







Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

Il 11111IIJIIIII IIIIl II1II IIIIII INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9883 BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (08-E)

SEPTEMBER 1942


I u.S. DEFPOTORY


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1942 AND 1941


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394 ).. ....
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) ..
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) .. . .
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). .. . ....
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). .......
1-07. Total . . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . .
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . .
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . .
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)........
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . .
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ........
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).
'2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. ...........
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . .
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). ....
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. ...
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)' . .
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). . .........
3-0.1. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ...
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ... .. .. ............
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ...........
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. . .........
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines. ........
4-03. Fuel oil purchased ............
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. .. ......
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . ...........
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . ..........
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:3
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases)................
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). ........
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons).. ........
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .........
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . .
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon ...... ......
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ... .
6-03. -Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .......
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . ...........
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . ..........
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ........
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s.......
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 .. ...
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .. .......
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)6 .........
8. Fuel and poener consumiedper ,000gross ton-mile(inmddimgloomotivesand lairB)-rodafreighlsevic:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .......
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .......
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ..
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .......
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) ......
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). .......
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ......
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


I 7 I i I


WESTERN DISTRICT


I. I 'I-__ ( 1_ 1_ I .1 -I


$24 682 986
$7 462 273
$1 597 198
141 080
777 102
(40 987
$34 701 626

1 331 091
31 914 006
6 726 944
25 303
4 329 748
1 421
1 676 606
6299 028
227 763 718
77 122 376
3 75'1
55 899
7 910 746
1 505 933
71 757 588
68 254 999
46 418 587
1 469 846
7 146 463
265 765
1 572
2 301 440
9 760 096
427 529
8 130 947
227 755 142
4 294 999
16 301 151
$20 782 158
$1 847 147
7 897 651
1 922 560
S452 856
1838 285


2.13
4.32

10.514
5.41
2.70
to.95
9.2
5.:4

55. 5
101
8.5
5.65
679
106
7.94
27.21
104
16.0
0.98
0.26
3.4
5.2
0.48
0.24
14.3


$19 902 641
$5 644 179
1 372 563
156 599
450 055
$35 127
$27 561 164

1 241 950
27 380 540
6 656 294
29 284
3 171 074
1 488
1 523 681
5 168 110
171 652 502
69 923 409
3 813
14 191
6 373 283
1 236 660
56 601 297
56 047 583
40 556 464
1 702 385
5 154 38.3
176 102
1 534
1 858 311
9 209 712
426 298
7 031 739
204 134 961
4 296 298
10 637 774
$19 139 947
1 845 167
6 428 433
$1 690 536
$434 583
$487 275


2.08
.33

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0.828%
10.120
4. 58s

(2.60
0o.93
0.79
i.961
5.01
732
55.541
105
7.9
5.61
675
107
26.40
105
16.2
1.03
0.25
3.5
5.1
0.48
0.19
14.5


$12 527 695
$4 485
$1 349 142
$38 185
$199 181
$19 371
$14 138 059

748 458
117 549
6 370 564
21 055
1 642 063
558
794 972
2 864 281
48 414 206
1 262
8 810
2 908 453
743 4811
64 663 816
41 723 928
307 161
959 967
43 775
551
854 760
4 773 675
112 694
116 937
175 355 069
1 468 086
3 334 661
$10 485 638
1488 898
5230 209
$1 473 766
$186 567
$213 454


2.20
14.34
1.97
12.71
6.40
(2.88
1.60
0.8370
11. W*
6.69
724
37.82
100
9.4
5.15
648
106
23.41
104
15.2
0.26
3.4

01.2
0.26
13.2


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 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.


$10 093 534
$21 315
$1 143 001
$42 489
$111114
$14 906
$11 426 359

707745
177 127
6 141 297
22 154
1 240 421
565
746 353
2 329 432
217 436
43 530 828
1 185
459
2 365 412
631 205
223 818
53 052 660
36 500 497
374 029
721 165
35 312
446
726 956
4 709 590
117 168
141 706
153 718 446
1 450 917
2 335 015

$9 884 931
511 687
(232 574
$1 269 207
$170 471
$123 670


$2.10
14.37
0.826
11.75%
5.30o

o121:7
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ITEM
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1-01
1-02
1-03
1-04
1-05
1-06
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2-01
2-02
2-03
2-04
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2-06
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3-06
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4-02
4-03
4-04
4-05
4-06







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER,1942 AND 1941

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

1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941

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)... $214 009 312 $171 939 903 $111 682 131 $90 472 829 $10 521 500 $8 352 016 $39 008 440 29 347 156 $52 797 241 $43767 892 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). .. ... 62 230 785 $45 751 363 $66 970 $132 527 $1156 723 $631 570 $61 007 092 (44 987 266 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396) ... $14032 094 $12 534 109 $11 840 971 $10 596 459 $412 618 $352 745 $535 014 $503 429 $1 243 491 $1 081 476 1-03
1-01. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). . ..1 309 209 $1 277 464 $353 336 $324 445 $28 323 (24 766 *56 003 167 006 $869 547 $861 247 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) .. ...... $9 036 926 3 469 448 $1 469 279 $804 017 $86360 $1 834 $1 658 076 $844 785 $2 823 211 $1758 812 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . $361 456 $300 897 (170 978 1128 528 $1 772 61 588 $42 815 $30 507 $145 891 $140 274 1-06
1-07. Total. ........ ...... $297 979 782 $235 273 184 $125 583 665 $102 458 805 $11 050 573 $8 792 949 $42 59 071 $31 424 463 $118 886 47 3 92 596 967 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons)..... .. ........ 12 279 422 11192 087 7 127 572 6 531 155 588 246 500 552 1 698 426 1 545 210 2 865 178 2 615 170 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ............ 284 822 679 235 873 573 1 507 997 1 838 650 4 688303 3 629 561 278 626 379 230 405 362 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). ........ ... 61 640 092 62 687 11 58 301 091 58 266 575 1 514 741 1 668 277 1 824 260 2 752 266 2-03
2-0-1. Gasoline (gallons). . ........259 331 328 164 193 174 215 146 66 157 113 018 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . ...... 36 196 376 25 690 428 13 987 651 10447 463 42 936 1 102 5 117 034 2 830 305 17 048 755 12 411 558 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 13 661 13 705 5 517 5063 71 70 1551 1 287 6 522 7 285 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . .. 15 305 357 13 579 413 7 534 792 6 860 577 591 253 500 697 1 878 094 1 614 504 5 301 218 4 603 635 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ............. 54 576 636 44 333 396 25 663 089 20721 377 2 978 819 2 627 961 10 272 679 7 976 626 15 662 049 13 007 432 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. . 1 912 461 895 1 415 313 131 173 282 980 194 14636417 9 343 833 1 897 652 196 1 404 989 104 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours).. ......... 669 009 507 633 241 342 411 936 553 403 612 235 141 082 037 141 065 257 115 990 917 88 563 850 2-10
2-11. Other fuels bysteam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 35 137 33 385 12 132 10 172 190 212 2 719 2 243 20 096 20 758 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ... 365 262 75 848 31 026 3 054 40 355 8 771 293 881 64 023 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. ...... 68 053 783 54 254 975 26 014 459 21044 853 3 155 020 2789 502 10 402 875 L 043 258 28 481 429 22 377 362 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .............. 13 014 682 11 851 523 6 514 842 5 899 191 525 973 453 739 2 576 876 2 313 416 3 396 991 3 185 177 2-14
2-15. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons). ... . 580 615 175 509 347 689 1 207 681 13 655 161 9 394 916 566 960 014 498745 092 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) ... 600 962 380 509 068 334 573 253 474 482 833 034 799 463 785 544 26 909 443 25 449 756 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 445 620 963 416 637 578 402 979 920 376 069 225 41 819 458 39 219 625 821 585 1 348 728 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)'. ... .. 13 828 202 15 625 104 2 907 628 3 281 823 303 119 296 899 570 788 794 067 10 046 667 11 252 315 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . 60 905 091 42192 781 7 997 814 4 952 927 1 463 830 1 314 401 20 671 315 12 824 707 30 772 132 23 100 746 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuelby motor-cartrains (gallons). ... . .2 292 927 1 887 243 397 589 296 494 952 342 1019 874 942 996 570 875 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). ..... 13 536 14 610 4 652 4 519 38 46 995 846 7 851 9 199 2-21
2-22. Total (equated nettons-coal equivalent). .......... 19 589 757 17 365 395 7 521 430 6 754 877 548 270 474 310 3 078 344 2 564 831 8 441 713 7 571 377 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2
3-01. Coal purchased. o.b. mines (net tons) ............. 88 204 298 74 365 284 44 408 811 37 682 467 4 746 727 4 087 633 16 236 925 13 197 833 22 811 835 19 397 351 3-01
3-02. Coalpurchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons) ... 329 105 3 169 209 981 920 1 086 645 15 084 12 600 41 156 31 951 2 290 945 2 038 013 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ................. 71 871 912 58 307 632 1 315 033 1 393 670 23 279 24 911 844 540 764 865 69 689 06u 56 124 186 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) 2 060 526 161 1 902 904 951 1 576 010 838 1 454 746 709 195 509 989 198 829 900 95 133 664 87 813 628 193 871 670 161 514 714 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . 36 026 385 36 532 854 11 565 965 11 519 474 1 265 016 1 423 084 3 083 846 3 146 132 20 111 558 20 444 164 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons)........ .......... 135 010 284 84 835 983 27 187 264 18 164 113 1 506 766 1 315 503 32 964 967 1S 152 824 73 351 287 47 203 543 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased. o. b.mines. .... ............. $186 235 370 $148 531 924 5 586 761 $76 491 838 $10 898 930 $8 94 179 $34 911 562 $26 409130 $44 838 117 $36 936 777 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines ..... .... 13 995 111 (13 322 818 4 236 642 4 646 835 69 702 57 383 $140 639 $111 197 $ 9 548 048 $8 507 403 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . 69 414 111 $51 640 819 2 434 339 2 122 753 43 579 38 855 $ 299 199 $953 25 $65 636 994 $48 525 386 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. .. . 17073467 $15462 014 13 009 537 $11771495 $1035 222 $964 518 $1312642 $ 204 820 $1716066 1521 181 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased . . ... 3647 224 $3 272 359 $1 423 226 $1205 975 88 690 89 986 4456 856 $398 601 $1 678 452 1 577 797 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased . ......6 642 810 $3 719 205 $1 595 401 $ 865 856 $86 360 $61 834 $1 754 095 $844 442 $3 206 954 1947 073 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). ........... $2.11 2.00 2.15 2.03 2 0 13 2.15 (2.00 1.97 $1.90 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .. .20 .4.20 4..1 .4.28 94.6 9.5 2.12 9.0 .7 $ 4.17 5-02
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5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). ..... .0.97 0.89 1.85 1.52 1.87 14 .25 94 0.86 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ...........0.829 0.81s 0.825% 0.809 0.529% 0.1485 1.380 1.372 0.885 0.9425 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon.. 10.12 8.96 12.31. 10.47i 7.01. 6.32.. ..81 12.6 8..35. 7Z.72 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. ........... ... .4.92% 4.938 5.873 4.777 5.73 4.70o 5.32 4.65 4.7 12 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4 3
6-01. Coal per net ton . . 2.68 s2.55 $2.84 $2.73 $2.57 $2.33 $2.68 62.48 42.41 $2.33 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .0. .94 $0.89 11.67 $1.38 1.47 $1.19 *0.9 to.9 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ....0.790% 0.773% 0.819M 0.802% 0.2910 0.249% 1.235% 1.231 0.854 00.96 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon....... 9..07. 7.93 11.190 9.07 9.534. 8.3 10.160 8.44 8.6 .5 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. .... ..................... 5.23 .78 6.16 5.06 5.73 47 5.75 5.07 4.6 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 80 770 7517 878 844 812 807 21 07 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ....... 57.75 58.o4 143 1 45. 75.68 76.23 57.63 57.95 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s. 105 110 103 10 179 170 1 137 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) ...7.5 .5 8.2 8. 5.9 83 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. .............73 5.82 5.2 5.1 77 5.1 6. 7.75 5.8 5.95 7-0
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).5s .. 706 711 677 680 876 844 75 759 719 732 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed perl,000grosstoll-miles(hdoflocomomlm i ndlelder)--rradfri*hlseice:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ............. .111 112 112 114 79 78 121 124 113 113 *8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .. .09 7.99 38.18 17.30 7.35 7.56 8.09 7.99 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .... 28.05 27.11 23.99 22.96 49.85 49.50 -0.12 0.16 -03
8-01. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ........109 109 109 111 80 80 120 12 109 109 -04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ....... 16.9 16.7 16.3 16.1 16.5 16.7 16.4 16.5 18.3 17.9 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ...1.01 1.05- 1.96 0.96 0.93 1.02 1.05 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ... ........0.27 0.25 0.27 0.25 0.33 0.38 0.28 0.26 0.26 0.25 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . .3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 22.2 28.3 4.0 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) ........ 5.9 5-959 5.9 -6.1 6.0 5.1 5.6 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). ....0.4 0..48 0..61 60.40.46 0.42 0.42 0.45 045 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). 0.24 0.22 0.27 0.26 0.25 0.24 0.22 0.18 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .. 14.9 14.9 14.1 14.1 16.0 16.2 14.9 14.5 15.6 15.8 9-08
I IS 1IMETPON 1. FPA 00 14521


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.
SBased 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.


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Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

OCTOBER 1942


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 1942 AND 1941


-- I SOUTHERN DISTRICT
v i UNITED STATES EASTERN UTHERN D WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941

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).. ... 26 923 163 $(1 806 970 $13 b0 381 $11 085130 $1 314 441 $1121 319 $4755982 $3 667973 $7272 359 $5 932548 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)...... 8 203 155 6272 300 $5 247 $18 945 $142 241 $49 223 $8055 667 $6204132 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .....1 635 503 $1 432 967 $1 368 873 $1 193 446 $46 757 $51 859 $62 201 (56 506 $157 672 131 156 1-03
1-01. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). ... ... ...... $145 021 165 477 $41 300 $43 519 2 776 $3 616 $5 756 $8 267 $95 189 $110 075 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) .... ........ $827 991 5483600 $212 637 $117 754 $8 789 $4079 $252 066 $114 269 $354 499 247 498 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ............$44 409 $37 401 $21 641 $17 108 $203 $226 $6 256 $3 991 $16 309 $16 076 1-06
1-07. Total .. . ............. $37 779 242 30 198 715 $15 230 079 $12 475 902 $1 372 966 $1 181 099 $5 224 502 3 900 229 $15 951 695 12 641 485 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) .... ...... 1 460 490 1 355 118 823 596 775 337 72 172 66 419 200 236 182 488 364 486 330 874 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ........... 34 754 491 30 050945 125 322 194 458 422 708 286 920 34 206 461 29 569 567 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .......... 7 049 532 7 175 717 6 723 982 6 615 393 167 177 170700 158 373 389 624 2-03
2-0.1. Gasoline (gallons) .. .............29 946 26 495 25 178 17 092 4 768 9 403 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . ........... 4 673 184 3 477 482 1775 203 1 348 784 6 414 110 682 893 386 427 2 208 674 1 742 161 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ...... 1 541 1 540 601 609 7 10 193 156 740 765 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ...... 1. 835 576 1 664 911 873 563 817 145 72 616 66 437 222 660 192 138 66 737 539 191 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .. ...... 6 898 644 5 739 192 3 112 102 2 593601 365 079 340 320 1259 857 992 723 2161 606 1 812 548 2-08
2-09. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons)... ..... 250 687 444 196 800 841 168 734 1 654 741 868 407 249 032 703 195 763700 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ........81 170 457 76 353 207 49 416 488 47 984 959 16 564 869 16 705 201 15 189 100 11 663 047 2-10
2-11. Othpr fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 3 844 3 932 1 351 1 288 20 25 396 280 2 077 2 339 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ..... 59 438 17 949 12 053 546 7 524 3 153 39 061 14 250 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ... 8 669 959 7 119 466 3 160 931 2 632 808 366 177 359 672 1 277 627 1 001 325 3 845 224 3 125 661 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ....... 1 582 059 1 279 431 778 126 649 156 72 587 50 692 300 595 238 541 430 751 341 042 2-14
2-15. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons). ............ 76 824 279 57 277 255 187 588 1 392 141 493 923 75 432 136 56 595 744 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). ...... 70 092 375 56 302 946 66 242 359 53 497 458 266 420 102 736 3 583 596 2702752 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. ... 50 520 740 44 867 272 45 691 054 40 415 970 4 740 932 4 368 759 88 754 82 543 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons). .... 1 526 730 1 762 911 332 305 381 326 29 265 38 788 52 329 86 319 1 112 831 1 256 478 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons)... ....... 7 483 239 5 315 360 960 002 690 Y87 111 686 73 885 2 952 491 1530 697 3 459 060 3 019 791 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .. ...243 258 214 801 43 620 37 934 98 072 110 167 101 566 66 700 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 1 408 1 693 508 497 4 4 136 104 760 1 088 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ...... 2 423 335 1 913 639 893 310 747 529 74 734 52 380 379 280 266 246 1 076 011 847 484 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coalpurchasedf.o.b. mines (net tons) .... ........ 10 376 711 9 598 379 5 014 825 4729737 631 143 533763 1 828 420 1 663 406 2 902 323 2 671 473 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (nettons). ......482 508 504 506 132 107 109 636 1 895 1 335 3 710 5 403 344 796 368 132 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels).................. 9114 488 7 792 624 131 182 152 018 3 305 2 798 136 452 64 242 8 843 549 7 573 566 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). .. 241 731 786 216 619 544 182 900 930 163 664 926 23 260 043 23 243 246 10 770 185 9 382 225 24 800 628 20 329 147 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .. ......... 4 120 663 4 541 378 1 371 914 1 522 058 136 613 170 743 370 908 364 161 2 241 228 2 454 416 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ...... ......... 16 510 749 11 610 280 3 772 595 2 381 017 118 100 73 995 4 129 046 2 348 705 8 491 008 6 806 563 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o.b. mines. ........... $22 172040 $19 953 466 $11 022 535 $10 018 161 $1 469 770 $1 214 390 $3978773 $5 486996 $5700 962 5 233 919 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf. o.b. points other than mines. . $2 105 366 $2 107 350 $532 870 461 735 *8 523 6 094 $"13 927 $18 177 $1 550 046 1 621 344 4-02
4-03. Fueloil purchased .. . ........711 110 7 242 620 $228 659 $ 251 953 6 380 5 010 $219 534 $87 983 $8 256 537 6 897 674 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced .. . .. $2 009 885 $1752878 $1 500 570 $1 320 474 $149 880 $121061 146 260 130 793 213 175 $180 550 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. .................... $430 653 447 678 (173 791 (176 480 ( 525 $11 971 $54 232 151 103 1193 105 $208 124 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuel purchased.. . . .. $861 606 535 820 $242 231 $126 570 8789 $4079 $221 890 $115 981 $38R 786 $2d9 190 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) ........... 2.14 $2.08 .20 2.12 2.33 $2.28 $2.18 $2.10 $1.96 $1.96 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . .3.36 *4.50 (4. 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 fale .. ........... 4.0-.14.50 $4.56 $3.75 $3.36 $4.50 $4:.18 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42gallons .. .96 .93 1.7 1.6 1. 1.79 1.61 $1.37 0.93 0.91 5-0
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ........ 0.831 0.809 0.820 00.907 0.644 0.521 1.358 1.3940 0.860o 0s 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. ..........0.45 9.86 12.6 112.6.59%" 6.97. 7.01o 14.62% 14.03 8.620 8.38% 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. ... 5.22 4.62. 6.42. 5.32% 7.44( 5.51 5.37 4.94 4.58 4.25 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . .. 2.71 2.602.8876 $2.58 2.45 2.70 2.59 2.46 2.39 6-0
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . ..95.9 1.76 1.72 1.25 .94 .92 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .. ...... 0.783 0.77o 0.814 0.804 0.28 0.3091.267 2450.8296-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. .............. 9.23 9.16 11.350 10.65 9.49 9-.3209 1100 .845 8.65 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. .........5.51 5.03 6.52 5.58 7. 5.51% 6.o09 5. 4.72% 4.5% 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . ......776 748 751 719 881 851 800 777 804 785 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ........56.78 55.41 35.12 41.88 -- 71.71 73-91 56.76 55. 9 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s .. . ...104 108 10 106 171 172 78 14 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 8. .8 7.3 10.0 7.7 5.4 6.7 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). 5.71 5.71 5.24 5.2 04.29 4.78 7.08 7.37 5.78 5.S6 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s 6 ........ 697 687 671 658 878 851 737 729 704 702 7-06
8. Fuel and power onsunedp l,00grsston-niles(in dinl glsdcs tlimeaIdlltders)-roldfreightlsnice:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .. 110 110 110 110 79 74 121 120 113 114 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . 8.16 8.07 16.82 7.75 7.09 8.17 8.07 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ...........27.09 26.84 22.70 22.73 50. 7.52 3.96 30.7 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ...... .27 s 108 108 107 107 81 75 120 120 110 110 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ..... ........16.6 16.5 16.2 15.8 15.8 16.3 16.5 16.9 17.5 17.7 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . .0.98 1.05 2.7 0.88 0.92 0.99 1.05 9-02
9-03. Gallonsof diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ..... 0.27 0.26 0.27 0.25 0.40 0.26 0.30 0.27 0.25 0.25 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ... ......35 3.55 3.5 3.5 26.4 25.9 3.9 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) ....... 5.6 5-6 5.65 5.6 6. 59 4.4 4.7 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . .. 064 0.60 0.947 .4 8 .42 0 0."5 0.16 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ... .......0.23 0.23 0.29 0.24 0.23 0.26 0.20 0.18 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .. ...... 14.7 14.8 14.0 13.8 15.6 15.9 15.4 14.9 15.0 15.7 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 car.









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER. 1942 AND 1941

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

1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941


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 (A&ounts 382 and 394). ....
1-08. 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 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 fel 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).56 ......
8. Fuel and power consumedperl ,O00grosston-miles(indu dhslocmlies dlalnd)-roadfreigi teice:
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) .


$240 932 475
#70 436 120
$15 667 597
:1 454 230
6 664 917
$405 865
$335 761 204

13 739 912
319 577 170
68 689 624
289 277
40 869 560
15 202
17 14-0 967
61 475 743
2 163 149 339
750 179 964
38 981
424 702
76 724 207
14 596 741
657 439 454
671 054 755
496 141 703
15 354 942
68 388 330
2 536 185
14 944
22 013 092
98 584 412
3 811 612
80 986 400
2 302 257 947
40 147 048
151 521 033
$208 407 410
I16 100 478
78 124 976
$19 083 352
14 077 877
7 504 505


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4.950
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111
8.10
27.94
109
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0.24
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:52023 114
13 967 076
S 1 442 941
$ 3 953 047
$338 298
&265 502 160

12 547 206
265 917 755
69 862 835
354 659
29 167 910
15 245
15 244 285
50 072 588
1 612 075 812
709 594 549
37 317
93 797
61 374 213
13 130 954
566 641 144
565 371 280
461 504 850
17 388 015
47 508 141
2 102 044
16 303
19 279 130
83 963 663
3 673 715
66 100 258
2 119 524 495
41074 232
96 446 263
$168 505 508
15 440 861
58 893 278
17 214 891
3 720 037
14 255 026


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$72 216
$13 209 844
$ 394 636
$1 681 916
$ 192 619
$140 813 743

7 951 168
1 633 319
65 025 073
218 352
15 762 854
6 118
8 408 355

28 775 191
173 282
461 353 041
13 483
43 079
29 175 390
7 2,2 968
639 495 833
440 670 974
3 239 933
8 957 816
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49 427 04C
1 114 027
1 446 215
1 758 911 768
12 937 879
30 959 855

$106 609 296
(4 769 512
2 662 991
$14 510 107
(1 597 011
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i 101 557 959
$151 472
$11 709 905
$367 964
(921 771
145 636
*$114 934 707

7 306 492
2 033 108
64 881 968
232 238
11796 247
5 672
7 677 722

23 314 978
1 148 928
451 597 194
11 460
3 600
23 677 661
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
1 196 281
1 545 689
1 618 411 635
13 041 532
20 545 130
$86 509 999
15 108 570
2 374 706
$13 091 969
$1 382 455
$992 426


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$459 375
$31 099
$95 149
$1 975
$12 423 539

660 418


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598 560
1 065 883
332 384
1 575 516
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16 979
26 584
218 770 032
1 401 629
1 624 866
$12 368 700
$78 305
$49 959
$1 185 102
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80
567 134
2 968 281

157 770 458
237
3 149 174
504 431
888 260
335 637
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
463 477
$43 865
$1 085 579
$101 957
$65 913


$43 764
$1 298
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$1 910
$49
$47 683


1 b98 662
5 111 011
1 681 918
5 799 927
1 744
2 100 788

11 532 999
16 291 158
3 115
47 881
11 680 966
2 877 471
15 047 302
46 560 390
623 127
23 623 806
1 050 414
1 131
3 457 624
18 065 345
4 8365
9 ;. 992
105 903 849
3 454 754
37 094 013
$38 890 335
$154 567
$1 518 732
$1 458 902
$511 088
$1 975 984


$33 015 139
680 793
559 935
$75 273
$959 054
$34 498
$35 324 692

1727 698
3 916 481
1 838 977
3 216 732
1 443
1 806 642
8 969 349
10 212 240
2 523
11 924
9 044 533
2 551 957
9 888 839
43 588 384
880 386
14 355 404
1 130 041
950
2 831 077
14 861 239
37 354
829 107
97 195 853
5 510 293
20 501 529

$29 896 126
$129 374
(1 041 809
1 335 612
$449 704
$960 423


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69 064 940
$1 401 163
$964 736
$3 177 710
$162 200
$134 b40 349

3 229 664
312 832 840
1 982 633
70 925
19 257 429
7 262
5 967 955
17 623 655
2 146 684 899
131 180 017
22 173
333 742
32 326 654
3 827 742
642 392 152
30 493 039
910 339
11 159 438
34 231 192
1 044 562
8 611
9 517 724
25 714 157
2 635 741
78 532 609
218 672 296
22 352 786
81 842 295
50 539 079
11 098 094
73 693 288
1 929 241
1 871 557
3 595 740


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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 coat of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


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7.014
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4Based 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 ears.
6Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor carn


$1.97
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637 575
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Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

NOVEMBER 1942


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 1942 AND 1941


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
TC UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
0 ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941

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). . ?6 770 520 1 481 969 $13 470 754 $10 935 710 1: 294 205 $1 102 209 *4 874 184 $3 718 890 $7 131 397 5 725 160 1-01
1-02. Fueloil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .. $8 312 639 5 821852 $5 021 6 148 $171 730 62 108 8 135 888 5 753 596 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). $ 634 586 11 433 440 1 371 235 1 197 684 $46 825 $48 699 (63 603 $61 100 152 923 125 967 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394). ... . .139 826 153 55 $39 326 40 261 2 336 $3 146 $4 931 7 803 93 233 02 125 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) .. . 814145 $502 730 $225 678 $122 566 $5015 $4955 $229 203 $115 95 (354 249 (259914 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . $40 319 $37094 $1 780 $17 026 $226 210 $4 599 3 986 $16714 $15 872 1-06
1-07. Total .............37 712 035 $9 430 420 15 130 774 $12 319 395 $1 348 607 $1159 209 $5 348 250 3 969 182 15 84 404 $11 92 634 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 884),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons). ....... 1439 321 1 340 804 812 493 770 542 70 047 65 293 201 375 16 611 355 406 321 358 2-01
2-02. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons) . .. 35 419 893 29 117 759 120 996 166 255 504 620 55 455 34 794 277 28 596 049 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . .. 7 040 360 7 006 866 6756 579 6 533 503 164 123 162 756 119 658 310607 2-03
2-0.1. Gasoline (gallons) . . 23 435 2 292 19726 11 640 3 709 8 652 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) ................. 4 649 382 3 560 754 1786 695 1 30 240 6 769 11 671 242 426 130 2 184 676 175 72 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .. 1 456 1 641 586 679 8 142 16 720 794 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)........ 819 827 1 67317 863601 812511 7051 6509 25068 19550 66064 5799 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 39, and 96), 819 1 317 863 60 81 11 65 305 06 195 50 660 64 573 99 2-07
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .. . 6 705 967 5 581 382 302 674 2 540 128 357 308 330176 1 269 973 1 005537 2050012 1705 541 2-08
2-09. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons)... .247 984 011 183 843 206 7 541 1 905096 1 053 153 246 078 915 182782 512 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ... ............. 60 874 506 73 337 596 51 017 579 46 436 73 15959 116 16 411 224 13897 811 10 49 499 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated nettons-coal equivalent). 3 907 4 001 1 391 1 329 22 23 285 364 2 209 2 285 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ..... 62 491 21 136 13 520 538 8 372 2 905 40 599 17 693 2-12
2-13. Total (equated nettons-coal equivalent).. . .. 8458 205 6 873 713 3079 965 2 577 100 377 286 348 781 1 289 970 1 015 075 710 984 2 932 757 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .....1 647 092 1 278828 784 949 653 593 71 542 50587 318 226 238 487 472 375 336 161 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ...... 79 962 054 56 505 829 3696 1 991 364 667 289 77 970 690 55 634 844 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .68 378 851 57 105 779 64 420 624 54 435 161 191 330 109031 3766 897 2 561 587 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. ..... 52 610 023 45 038547 47 490028 40 383028 4982179 4572 277 137 816 3 242 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)'. ..... 1 446 339 1 634 137 310006 353 937 24 136 3266 51 365 81015 1060 832 1 16652 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuelby locomotives (gallons) ........ 7277 520 5 492884 973 899 744 677 65 794 85 436 2692 516 1 533 345 3545311 3 129 426 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-cartrains (gallons). ............ 239 191 206 268 43 737 33 236 99 398 110 838 96 056 62 194 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ..... 1 419 1 476 466 412 5 3 105 96 843 965 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ...... 2 507 331 1 910 244 900 864 752 298 72 995 52 273 396 515 266 774 1136 957 838 899 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). 969 918 8 985063 4 860 229 4 552 090 541 537 520 537 1 822946 1 545 104 2 745206 2 367332 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons). .. 500 242 421039 103 866 106 438 1 831 1 411 5763 3 902 388782 309 88 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ............ 8 930 384 7 086674 154 562 166368 1 922 2 886 78099 74368 8 695 801 6 845052 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) 241 439 721 214 567 790 184297 287 162 610053 22 415099 22 742 446 10 762277 10 010 740 23 965 05 19 204 551 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . 4 060026 3 805 161 1 279 977 1 279 126 15 730 153 132 380 873 361 162 2 263 446 2 011 741 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ... ..... 16 011 768 10 507 587 3567 949 2 292 600 72 563 85 548 4 109090 2 056 654 8 262166 6 072 785 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased. o.b. mines. ................ 21458 275 $18 692 602 $10 758 534 $9 600 140 1259 113 $1 194 005 $3 997 581 $3 94 540 *5 443 047 64 603 917 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines. ..... 2155079 1723 825 404 868 434 523 18171 16 418 $17 565 13866 1724 475 1269018 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased.. . ...... .. .. 8 8 439427 *6 400968 271749 1272 604 3 791 (5000 $124 926 100018 8 038 961 6 023 346 4-03
4-04. Electric currentpurchased and produced .. . 1989 658 1 769 424 $1 513 779 1 327653 $118 331 $121 991 $147 556 $139275 6209 992 180505 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . ..423 509 #385 926 162 460 153 584 9 908 $10686 $55 858 648 667 193 283 172 989 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . . .830 738 1492 630 231 547 1121 315 *5015 $4955 $230 834 (103 225 363 3542 263135 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) ..15 .0o8 2.21 2.11 2. 2.29 21 1. 14 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .........31 .09 3.90 .08 4. 94.55 3.05 23.54.0 5-0
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons..................0 0 1.76 1.64 1.97 11.60 3 0.92 .8 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ... .. 0.82 0.8 0.821 0 .816 0. 0 0. 1.371 1.1 0 .86 0.94 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon . 10.43 10. 12.69 12.01 0 6.98 14. 8.63 8.6 -0
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon .. 5.19- 4.690 6.49% 5.290 1:91 5.790 5.62% 5.020 4.4bo 4.33% 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fnel and power (including freight and handling expenses):
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . ..2.72.62 12"91 2.76 $2.59 (2.47 2 .48 2.42 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . 00...0.9 .91 1.74451.64 .26 0.go 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .. ........... 0.782 .78 0.808 0.810 0.2 0.295 1.236 1.290 083 98 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . 9.6 9.1 11.6 10.72 9.69.60 9.63 8.6 8.60 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. 5. .......... ....... 503 5 5:79 5.5 5.57 4. 4:60 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives)............. 813 789 786 758 894 890 839 822 851 833 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . ... 59.02 58.25 36.15 42.30 714. 76.47 58.97 58.20 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ...... .109 112 109 109 18 18 77 176 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 .8 7.0 8.2 7.0 6. 6.9 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives)... ........ 5.86 5.90 5.39 5.38 4.69 4.67 7.21 73 5.9 605 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). ... 728 721 700 90 892 890 775 687-06
8. Fueland powerconsumied rl,000grosston-miles(idalintlKmotivelo sai te Iers)-rnidgiMserice: 73
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 116 117 116 4 127 8 120 81
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives): .. .. 11 680 1 2 0 8-02
8862. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives); . a.22 8.39 16.25 6.15 7.40 8.6 8.3 2
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . .. 28.69 27.98 24.52 2380 51.10 49.62 -2.58 30.9 8-0
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .. 115 4 114 113 85 81 125 127 117 115 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 17.3 17.2 16.9 16.5 16.6 17.0 16.6 17.3 18.7 18.9 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 1.01 1.09 2.50 0.88 0.93 1.02 1.09 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . .. 0.27 0.26 0.27 0.27 0.21 0.27 0.29 0.27 0.26 0.26 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). : : 5 3 5 25.7 26.26. 6. 11.o 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). 0.4 o.4 .. ...............3 0.2 01 .47 4.9 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . .49 0.47 0.64 0.610.45.49 0.3 0.25 0.20 0. 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) ....... .23 0.22 027 0,2 -26 025 20 01 907
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) . 15.3 15.3 4.6 114.3 16.3 16.5 15.4 15.1 15.7 16.14 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.
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.


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 can.







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1942 AND 1941

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

1942 1941 1942 1941 194 2 1941 1942 194 1942 1941

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal forsteamlocomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) ... $ 68 114 354 $ .13 259 305 $138739 282 $112493 322 $13 130 146 $10575 544 $48 645128 (34734 028 67 599 798 55456411 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ..... 178 742 237 57 845 044 77 237 157 698 1 464 172 742 901 977 200 826 (50 944 445 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396)... ....... 17 301 944 15 400516 $14 580 840 $12987 589 $506 200 $ 53 293 $660818 1621 035 1 554 086 1 338 599 1-03
1-0,1. Gasoline (Accounts382and394). ... . 1594 056 1596 276 $433 962 $408 225 133 435 31 528 668 690 *83 076 1057 969 1073 447 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) .. . 7.679 063 $4 455 777 $1907 594 $1 044 337 $100 164 70 868 $2 139 345 $1 074 549 3 531 960 266 223 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts382 and 394). 446 185 (375 392 $211 399 $162 662 $2 201 2 024 (55 670 938 484 $178 915 172 222 1-06
1-07. Total .. 73 877 839 $294 932 310 $155 950 314 $127 253 833 $13 772 146 11 133 257 $53 031 823 (39 293 873 151 123 556 $117 251 347 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). ..... ... 15 190 406 13 887 999 8 763 735 8 077 023 730 465 632 264 2 100 037 1 911 309 3 596 169 3 267 403 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steamlocomotives (gallons). ...... 354 997 063 295 035 514 1 754 315 2 199 363 5 615 631 4 271 936 347 627 117 288 564 215 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). ..... 75 729 984 76 869 701 71 781 652 71 415 471 1 846 041 2 001 733 2 102 291 3 452 497 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). .......... ........... 312 712 374 951 238 078 243 878 74 634 131 073 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons)............ ... 45 518 942 32 728 664 17 549 549 13 176 487 56 119 1 324 6 471 19 642 862 21 442 105 15 907 991 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 16 658 16 886 6 704 6 351 86 88 1 886 1 603 7 962 8 144 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent).. ..... 18 971 910 16 891 588 9 272 030 8 490 222 734 385 632 443 2 325798 2 002 149 6 639 697 5766774 207
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steamlocomotives (net tons). ..... ...... 68 312 698 55 653 924 31 804 559 25 855 060 3 701'206 3 298 457 12 802 972 9 974 886 20 003 961 16525521 2-08
2-09. Fuel oilby steamlocomotives (gallons).. ...... 2411 415 430 1 795 920 111 173 282 1 157 562 18 196 254 11 265 393 2 393 045 894 1 783 497 156 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .. ....... 831 032 743 782 932 145 512 348 893 498 034 067 173 606 022 174 181 682 145 077 828 110 716 396 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent) 42 888 41 320 14 874 12 789 232 260 3 400 2 887 24 382 25 384 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ... 487 193 114 931 56 599 4 13 56 253 14 829 374 341 95 964 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. ........ 85 314 862 68 247 886 32 255 832 26 254 721 3918 483 3 497 955 12 970 936 10 059 658 36 169 611 28 435 552 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . ... 16 280 978 14 409 769 8 078 141 7 201 927 670 102 555 018 3 195 697 2 790 444 4 337 038 3 862 380 2-14
2-15. Fueloilbysteamlocomotives (gallons). . 737 119 428 625 146 973 1 398 965 17 038 666 10 556 128 720080 762 611 191 880 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. ... 739 433 606 622 477 059 703 916 45 590 765 653 1 257 213 997 311 34 259 936 30 714 095 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-ar trains (kilowatt-hours). 548 751 726 506 543 397 496 161 002 456 868 223 51 542 569 48 160 661 1 048 155 1 514 513 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)'. ... ... .. 16 801 281 19 022 152 3 549 939 4 017 086 356 520 368 348 674 492 961 401 12 220 330 13 675 317 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .. ............ 75 665 850 53 001 025 9 931 715 6 388 591 1641 310 1 473 722 26 316 322 15 888 749 37 776 503 29 249 963 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trams (gallons)... ........... 2 775 376 2 308 312 484 946 367 664 1 149 812 1 240 879 1 140 618 699 769 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 16 363 17 779 5 626 5 428 4 7 53 1 236 1 046 9 454 11 252 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent). ...... 24 555 889 21 189 360 9 515 828 8 254 691 695 999 578 963 3 854 139 3 097 851 10 669 923 9 257 855 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchasedf.o.b. mines (net tons). .. ....... 108 551 017 92 948 726 54 283 955 46 964 293 5 919 407 5 141 933 19 868 291 16 406 343 28 459 364 24 436 157 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o. b. points other thanmines (nettons)....... 4 311 854 4 094 754 1 217 893 1 302 719 18 810 15 346 50 628 41 256 3 024 523 2735 433 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ................. 89 916 703 73 186 811 1600 777 1711 936 28 506 30 595 1 059 091 903 475 87 228 409 70 540 805 3-03
3-0.1. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ... 2 543 675 941 2334 092 285 1 943 187 328 1 781021 688 241 185 131 244 815 592 116 666 126 107 206 593 242 637 356 201 048 412 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . ........ 44 207 073 44 879 393 14 217 855 14 320 658 1 537 359 1746 959 3 835 627 3 871 455 24 616 232 24 940 321 3-06
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ......... 167 532 801 106 953 850 34 527 808 22 837 730 1 697 429 1 475 046 41 203 103 ;2 558 183 90 104 451 60 082 891 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. . 229 635 556 187 174 995 1 7 337 701 96 074 944 13 627 813 11 102 574 42 687 916 33 190 666 55 962126 46 806 811 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.. b.points other than mines. . 18 255557 17168 678 5 174 380 5 543092 86476 69 895 9172132 $143 24 12 822 559 11412451 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . 86564 403 65 294 059 2 934 746 2647 123 53 750 48865 1 643 65 1141 826 1 932 249 61 456 245 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced.. ............. 21 072 770 18 984 315 $6 023 646 $14 419 622 1 303 433 $1 207 570 9 606 458 (1474 67 139 233 1 802 236 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . ......... (4 501 387 4 105 978 1759 477 1 536 054 108 123 112 643 $566 947 498 371 2 066 840 1 958 910 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuel purchased. .........................8 335 23 4 747 655 2069 179 1113 741 100 164 170 868 $2 206 818 $1 063 648 3 959 Od2 2 499 398 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). . 2.12 .01 2.16 .05 2.0 2.16 2.62.02 1.97 92 5-01
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) ...89 1.83 .55l.89 10 11.55 1.260.5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . 0. .813S 0.825 0.810 0.51400 0.4 934 1.3 71.376 0.882% 0.936 0 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . .. 10.18 9.15% 12.381 10.73% 7.03% 6.45% l14.78% 12.870 8.h40o 7.85 5-05
5-06. Dieselfuel per gallon ........ 498 44 5.99 4.881 5.90 4.80o 5.36 4.720 4.39 .16 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and tram fuel and power (includingfreight and handling expenses):4
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . 2.69 2.56 2.85 2.73 2.57 2.36 2.69 2.50 2.42 2.34 601
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . .....94 0.90 1.68 $1.39 1.51 $1.20 0.94 o.89 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .. .... 0.788 0.774 o.817 0.803 0.289 0.259 1.238 1.238 0.852 0.914 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . .......9.11 8.15 11l.24 9.36% 9.38 8.56 10.18 8.64 8.39 .72 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . 5.28 .83 6.26 5.17 5.90 4.80 5.80 5.17 4.63 55 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ........ 783 769 754 742 80 850 814 805 .825 807 7-1
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ........57.78 57.78 41.88 44.87 75.29 76.o9 57.67 57.70 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s .. . 105 110 104 107 179 172 103 140 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 ... 7.6 8.3 8.4 8.5 -5.9 8.1 7-04
7-05. Gallons of dieselfuel (diesel locomotives). . 5.7 5.81 5.25 5.31 505 7.02 7.68 5.88 5.95 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). 6........... 708 711 678 679 878 850 754 757 720 730 7-06
8. Fuel and lower consumedperl,000grosston-miles(indudiDl cmolihes miteldles)-romfro ei(ni; rite:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ......112 112 112 114 79 78 122 124 115 114 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ......8.15 8.03 38.18 17.24 7.2 7.51 8.15 8.04 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ......28.01 27.16 23.91 23.02 50.02 49.31 3.42 30.26 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ... .109 110 109 110 81 79 121 123 110 110 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ...... 16.9 16.7 16.4 16. 16.4 16.7 16.5 16.6 18.5 18.0 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ...1.01 1.06 2.04 -0.94 0.93 1.01 1.06 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .....0.27 0.26 0.27 6 0.33 0.36 0.28 0.26 0.26 0.25 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .......3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 23.5 27.8 3.9 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). ... .... .5.9 5.9 5.9 -6.2 6.0 5.2 5.5 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) .. ........0.48 0.48 06 0.60 0.48 0.47 0.42 0.42 0.45 0.145 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ...........0.24 0.22 0.27 0.26 0.25 0.25 0.22 0.18 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) ... .14.9 14.9 14.2 14.1 15.9 16.2 15.0 14.6 15.6 15.9 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.
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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Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

DECEMBER 1942


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER, 1942 AND 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.
3 Based on total cost of all fuel md power purchased and produced during g 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.
S Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cas.


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. DF----PT"-- ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941
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). 9 465 499 $22 952 086 $15 535 686 I11 940 972 1 429 406 $1 135 507 $5 252 362 $4 047 665 $7 479 045 5 827 942 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). 6.736 909 6 432 70 $4 535 $8 390 $197 804 91 249 $8534 570 $6 333 061 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .... 1 751 121 1 483 791 $1 476 463 $1 230 655 $54 113 $56 986 $77 730 $65 391 $142 807 130 759 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts382 and 394).. $ 136 989 153 501 $9 682 $42 197 2 259 2 384 $6 687 $7 601 $88 361 101 319 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 39.). 900 885 566 552 $240 897 $132 385 10 451 9 458 $252 361 $139 915 $397 176 284 794 1-05
1-06. Otherfuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . $45 806 37 805 522 509 $17 257 $230 $188 $ 647 3 833 117 420 $16 527 1-06
1-07. Total. .............. 41 037 209 $31 626 435 $17 089 772 $13 371 856 1 495 459 $1 204 523 $5 792 599 4 355 654 $16 659 379 $12 694 402 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).... .......... 1 579 091 1 409051 917 506 826 380 73 509 62 988 213 384 193 248 374 692 326 435 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ......37 788 279 31 271 268 107 515 209 275 633 865 450 778 37 046 899 30 611 215 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .............. 8 135 303 8 051 029 7 807 910 7 490 964 201 241 186 654 126 152 373 211 2-03
2-01. Gasoline (gallons). ...................28 099 31 431 23 046 22 240 5 053 9 191 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . ........... 5 008 481 3 836 250 1 956 776 1 491755 6 630 239 730 507 483 452 2 314 568 1 860 804 2-05
2-00. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 1 674 1 626 754 643 7 8 195 156 718 819 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent).. ..... 1 987 510 1 738 204 974 103 871 892 73 966 63 012 239 543 207 404 699 896 595 896 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal bysteam locomotives (net tons) . 7 128 541 5 737 568 3252 563 2 660 773 388 063 324 479 1 346 630 1 036 482 2 141085 1 715 834 2-08
2-09. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons). ... . 259 448 646 194 760 604 34 466 2 295 526 1 338 189 257 153 120 193 387 949 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours).. . .. 71 141630 73 811 825 41056076 44866672 17149674 17785640 12935880 11159513 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent). 4 316 3778 1 601 1 333 22 21 346 182 2 347 2 242 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated nettons-coal equivalent). ...... 61 236 22 691 9 961 840 9 060 3069 41 415 18782 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . 8 944 089 7 101 816 3 295 242 2 697 040 409 707 344 121 1 370 700 1 047 698 3 868 440 3 012 957 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ......... .1 938 328 1 545 105 943 388 771 315 84 225 61 667 363 087 301 963 547 628 410160 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . ... 90864293 71024872 2147 365 1262503 88716928 69762369 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) . 79 138 992 66 910 029 75 112 723 63 665 554 260 492 97075 3 765 777 3 147 400 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 68 472 626 55 521 785 61 611 514 50 259 186 6 734 760 5 176 939 126 352 85 660 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)t. ... .... 1 373600 1571583 299 700 362 125 21753 24793 56094 75235 996053 1 109430 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . 8 296 803 6 328090 1063809 757 979 144 447 183026 3092028 1923747 3996 519 3 463338 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel bymotor-car trains (gallons).. .......233 966 244 356 41 745 32 451 106 383 106 330 85 838 105 575 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ... .. 1 704 1-591 589 483 6 4 133 91 976 1 013 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ...... 2917 847 2 304 468 1 080595 885 204 86 535 64175 452 398 338 655 1298 319 1 016434 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). ....... .... 10 976 896 10208 595 5461 701 5 263 365 596 827 615 161 1 895122 1739791 3023 246 2 590278 3-01
3-02. Coalpurchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons). .. 465 647 376 387 126 672 106 423 2 092 1 617 6 028 2 811 330 653 265 536 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . 9 719 895 7 538 287 152 058 184 21 2 318 1 845 169 050 92 566 9 396 469 7 259 255 3-03
3-01. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). 261 110 930 238 000 052 202 192 734 182 422 767 24 013 718 24 534 324 11 540 368 10 238 190 23 364 110 20 804 771 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ................. 3 809 527 4 073 160 1 243 111 1 243 048 90 586 117 874 343 658 390 250 2 132 172 2 321 988 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ... ...... 18 095 656 14 160 027 4 081 370 2 711 106 151 077 183 265 4 662 955 3 139 938 9 200 254 8 125 718 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines .. .......... $24 317 501 $21 413 499 $1 272 356 $11 214 571 $1 404 036 $1 411 492 $4171 494 $3 727 239 6 469 615 5 060 197 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines ..........2 092 752 (1 566 376 551 918 $448 24 $9 399 7 469 $19 846 $11 685 21 511 589 1 098 974 4-02
4-03. Fuel oilpurchased. .............. 9 068 89 7 002 607 317 586 $318 581 54 462 3 226 $269 268 $123 972 8 477 575 6 556 828 4-03
4-01. Electric current purchased and produced. ....... 2 145 504 1 964 469 1 649 506 $1 485 693 $129 602 $141 638 $161 140 $147 000 206 256 190 138 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . . 415 401 815 167 00 138 943 6 130 8 296 54 926 $52 887 187 892 1201689 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuel purchased .. . ........$943 373 $656 028 265 325 $143756 $10451 $9 458 $264 461 $158 248 403 136 $ 344 566 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). ......... .........2.22 $2.102.22.1 2.35 $2.29 2.20 2.14 $2.14 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) 4.49 (4.16 4.36 4.21 449 4.62 13.29 4.16 34.57 4.1 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .... 0.93 0.9 2.09 1.73 .92 75 1 5 134 0.90 0.90 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ...0.825 0.6i 0.814 0. 0822.82 0.16 0.1477I 1.396 1.436 0.863 0.9 14 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon.... . ......10.92 .86 13.43 11.18% 6.77% 7:.04 15.98% 13. 8.81 g-669 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon .. 5.21 4.63 6.5O 5.30 6.92% 5.16 5.67 5.04 4.383 4.24z 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and trin fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): 4 .' 42 o -
6-01. Coal per net ton. . .... .........2.77 2.64 2.99 :2.80 $2.62 $2.52.642.44 238
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . .$0. 95 10.91 17 1. 1 6 1.26 0 4 0.9 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ..7 72% 0.726% 0.79 0.7 0.311 0.319% 1.121% 1.219 0.826 086-86
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . 9.61! 9.41 12.0 10. 10.3. 9.62 11.92 10.10 8.68 8.90 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . ......... 5.50 5.05 6.8 5.6 6.92 5.16 566 5.57 4.81 460 0
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:6-
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ........ 850 810 831 783 951 901 85 7838 879 849 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .. 60.90 59.88 34.08 45.53 72.14 76.92 60.87 5981 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)5 ......... 6 115 116 112 211 196 8 181 7-0g
7-01. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) .. 8.4 8.0 8.8 8.6 7..8 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ............ 6.02 5.93 5.62 5.44 4.46 4.60 7.42 739 6.02 6.07 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).5 ......... 758 736 741 709 94901 787 778 75 749 7-06
8. Fuel iind i%-er rcnsumied lerrl,000grosston-iiiles(indingllooomotliv iesandltad)--ioadftighluNkct:
8-01. 1'ouils of coal (stUam locomotives) . 130 124 131 124 97 89 135 134 133 1268 8
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .. 9.07 8.72 4.4 -6.95 7.70 9.10 8.73 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ...........31.09 30.91 26.09 26.75 544917 2.36 31.93 8-03
8-01. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . i126 121 128 121 99 90 134 133 125 121 8-04
9. Fuel and Ipower consumed ilpr passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ..... 18.5 17.6 18.4 17.2 16.7 16.9 17.4 17.1 19.7 1 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 1.05 1.06 0.96 0.93 1.05 1.07 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . .. 0.29 0.27 0.29 0.26 0.29 .4 0.29 0.27 0.29 0.26 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . ..7 3.6 3.7 .6 28.6 31.3 4.0 .1 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). 7.4 .8 7. .8 7.3 6.6 5 .6 05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . .. 0.o0o 0.48 0.73 0.66 0.49 0.53 0.41 0.41 0.4 0.44 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) . ... 0.5 0.24 0.31 0.25 0.27 0.24 0.22 0.25 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) . 16.2 155 16.0 15.0 16.3 16.5 16.2 15.0 16.5 16.1 9-08







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (08-E)


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER. 1942 AND 1941

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

1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941 1942 1941

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).. ..... $297 574 837 $233 226 857 $154 044 84 $124 443 512 14 558 552 $11711 051 $53 892 599 $40 781 693 $7507 843 $61 290 601 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). 87 479 146 64 261420 $81 772 $166 086 $1 661 976 $817 e26 $85 735 3359 63 277 ,06 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). ... 19053 065 (16 884 307 $16 057 303 $14 218 244 $560 313 $10 279 $738 556 $686 426 1 696 093 1 469 3'5 1-03
1-01. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394) ... . 1 731 059 1 749 833 $473 658 $450 476 35 694 33 912 75 377 90 77 1 146 30 1 174 766 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) . $8 582 145 5 022 329 $2 148 491 $1 176 722 $110 615 80 326 $2 393 902 $1 214 264 3 929 137 $ 2551 017 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ....491 .. 990 $413 195 $233 908 $179 917 $2 431 2 212 859 317 $42 317 $196 334 $188 749 1-06
1-07. Total. . ............. $414 912 242 $326 557 941 $173039 975 $140 634961 $15 267 605 $12 337 780 $58 821727 $45 633 203 $167782 935 $129 951 97 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) .. . 16757 017 15 297 172 9 681 241 8 903 523 803 974 695 252 2 313 419 2104 557 3 956 383 3 593 840 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . ... 392 765 342 326 306 762 1 861t 30 2408 638 6 249 496 4722 714 384 674 016 319 175 430 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ......... 83 665 257 84 920 730 79 589 562 78 906 435 2 047 282 2 188 587 2 228 443 3 825 708 2-03
2-0.1. Gasoline (gallons) .. . ......... 40 902 406 382 261 215 266 118 79 687 140 264 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) .. ......... 50 527 323 36 564 914 19 506 225 14 668 242 62 749 1 563 7 201 676 4 126 314 23 756 673 17768 795 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ....18 332 18 512 7 458 6 994 93 96 2 081 1 759 8 700 9 663 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ...... 20 946 93 18629 912 10 246 133 9 362 234 808 353 695 455 2565 339 2 209 553 7 327 113 6362 670 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . ... 75 294 559 61 391 662 35 057 132 23 516 203 4 089 269 3 622 936 14 149 802 11011 368 21 998 356 1 241 355 2-08
2-09. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons) ...... 2 670 864 076 1 990 678 295 173 282 1192 028 20 491780 12603 582 2 650 199 014 1 976 882 685 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ............... 902 174 373 856743 970 553 404 969 542900739 190755 696 191 967 322 158 013 708 121 875 909 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent). 47 204 45 097 16475 14 121 254 281 3 746 3 069 26 729 27 626 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) 53.8 290 137 622 56 421 4 978 66 113 17 898 415 756 114 746 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent).. ..... 94 112 271 75 350 056 35 551 084 28 952 129 4328 190 3 842 076 14 341 636 11 107 356 39 691 351 31448 495 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ............. 18177 595 15 954 851 9 021529 7 973 219 754 327 616 685 3 558 784 3 092 407 4 642 955 4272 540 2-14
2-15. Fueloil bysteam locomotives (gallons). ....... 827 963 721 694 174 265 1 398 965 19 186031 11 818 631 808 797 690 680 956 669 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . 18572 598 689 387 0 779 029 180 654 431 207 1 517 70 1 094 386 38 025 713 33 61 495 2-16
2-1V. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours)....... 017 224 352 562 065 162 557 772 516 507 127 409 58 277 329 53 337 600 1 174 507 1 600 173 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons). .......... 18 174 881 20594 176 3 849 639 4 379 652 378 273 393 141 730 586 1 036 636 13 216 383 14 784 747 2-18
2-19. Dieselfuelby locomotives (gallons). .............. 83 9G9 963 59 329 115 10 995 524 7 146 570 1 785 757 1 656 748 29 415 660 17 812 490 41 773 022 32713 301 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel bymotor-cartrains (gallons).. .....3 010 191 2 552 668 526 691 400 115 1 257 044 1 347 209 1 226 456 805 344 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .. ... 18 067 19 370 6 215 5 911 53 57 1 369 1 137 10 430 12 265 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ...... 27 432 161 25493 840 10 396 423 9 139 892 782 534 643 138 4 306 673 3 436 506 11 946 531 10 274 304 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) ... ........ 119 528 857 103 157 322 59 745 566 52 227 659 6 516 234 5757 094 21 784 447 18 146 134 31 42 610 27 026 455 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons). ..... 4 777 501 4 471 141 1 344 565 1 409 142 20 902 16 963 56 656 44 067 3 555 378 3 000 969 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . 99 651 586 80725 098 1 731 520 1 896 557 30 824 32 440 1 264 363 996 041 96624 879 77 800 060 3-03
3-01. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ..... 2 804 786 871 2 572 092 337 2145 380062 1 963 444 455 265 198 849 269 349 916 128 206494 117 444 783 266 001 466 221 853 133 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .. ........ 48 016 600 48 952 553 15 460 966 1 3 70o 1 627 945 1 864 833 4 179 285 4 261 705 26 748404 27 22 309 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ... ......... 185 638 157 121 113 677 38 584 459 2 48 836 1 848 506 1 658 311 45 820 944 25 698 121 99 384 2 8 68 208 609 3-06
4. Total cost'of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. . . $254 152 680 $208 597 787 $129610057 $107 2 577 $15031 849 $12514 066 $47 058 933 36917 905 $62 451 841 51 867 239 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines . .. 20 348 309 $18735 054 $5 726 298 *5 991 340 $95 875 77 364 $191 970 $154 925 $14 334 158 12511 425 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased.. .. .. .............. 95 690782 72 296 667 3 240 467 02 5 704 $58212 52 091 1 973 280 1265 79 $90 410 623 63 013 073 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. ......... 23 218 274 20948 75 $17 673 152 15 05 315 $1 432 035 $1 349 208 $1 767 598 1 621 888 2 345 489 2072 74 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. ....................4 917 337 4 507 793 $1 926 479 1 674 997 114 253 $120 939 $621 873 551 258 254 732 160 599 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuelpurchased. ........... 9 274 283 5 403 683 $2 332 789 $1 257 497 110 615 ( 80 326 $ 2 468 670 $1 21 896 4 362 2.09 $2 843 964 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). ...............2.1 2.02 2.17 2.05 2.31 2.1 2.16 2.03 1.9 .925-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). ...............4.26 4.16 4.25 4.59 4.5 52 4.27 .17 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . . .96 0.90 1. 19 561.27.94 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .......0.828 0.814? 0.824 0.810 0.540% 0.501% 1.379 1.381 0.882 0.93 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . ..........10.24 9.21 12.46% 10.76% 7.02 6.49? 14.88 12.94 8.43 7.93 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon 5.00o 4.46. 6.o5 4.92% 5.968 4.84? 5.39 14.975 4.39% 4.174 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuol and power (including freight and handling expenses):
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . .....2.70 2.57 2.87 2.4 $2.5 237 2.69 2.52 2.44 $2.35 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .. .............0.94 0.90 1.69 $1.4 1.52 11.18 0.94 10.89 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .. .... 0.787% 0.770o 0.815% 0.797% 0.291% 0.264% 1.22.4 1.236% 0.851 0.912% 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . ........... 9.15. 8.250 11.31% 9.148% 9.44 8.63 10.32% 8.75 8.42! 7.%:. 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. .. ......... 5.31 4.85% 6.35% 5 523 5.98% 4.:4* 5.79 5.216 4.65. 4.56 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 788 773 760 745 886 854 817 806 827 811 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ........... 58.06 57.97 41.33 44.93 74.96 76.17 57.97 57.0 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . .....106 110 110 182 173 101 l43 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 7.7 s.3 .4 8.5 6.0 8.0 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives).. ............ 5.77 583 5.29 5.32 4.4 4. 7.07 7.65 5.89 5-96 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).56 .. 712 712 683 682 54757 759 723 731 7-06
8. Fuel and power consuilled per 1,000gross tiol-niiles(intladi locomotiviesald i tders)-roiadlfreihlserite:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .. ...... 113 113 114 115 81 79 123 125 115 115 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ......23 8.10 38.18 17.57 7.20 7.53 .2 8.10 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 28.23 27.45 24.06 23.29 50.39 49.3 30.57 30.41 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ........ 111 82 80 122 124 111 111 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ......17.0 16.6 16.6 16.2 16.5 16.7 16.5 16.7 18.4 18.1 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......1.01 1.06 2.04 0.95 0.93 1.02 1.06 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . .2 0.26 0.27 0.26 0.33 0.37 0.29 0.26 0.26 0.25 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ............. .; 35 24.2 2.1 3.9 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) .. .... .. ..0 .0 6.0 6.3 6.1 5.2 5.4 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) .48 0.48 0.6 0.61 0.48 0.47 0.42 0.42 0.45 0.45 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ..... 0.24 0.22 0.2 026 0.2 02 0.22 0.18 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). ........15.1 15.0 1l4. 14.1 16.0 16.3 15.1 14. 15.7 15.9 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 g 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.


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