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

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Title:
Fuel and power for locomotives and rail motor cars of class I steam railways in the United States
Series Title:
Statement ;
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v. : ; 28-41 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
Publisher:
U.S. G.P.O.
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
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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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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 JANUARY, 1943 AND 1942


Statement No. M-230 (O8-E)

JANUARY 1943


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


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


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
SU'CTOIY J UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT I
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ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
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). ....30 664 421 $24 567 781 $16 505 655 $12715 704 $1422059 $1 220390 $5401535 $4 364 946 $7635 172 $6 266 741 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 94) .... .8 681 904 (6 832 941 $5 460 g 630 8- 210 973 $109 949 8465 471 $&714362 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). )1734 416 $1 621 073 1 446 877 $1 360 135 (63 050 $54 384 77 623 166 968 146 866 $139 586 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394). .144 786 $14o 660 $37 529 $41 050 $2 500 $2 821 $7 657 $6 850 07 100 $95 939 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). .. .... 4 674 $616586 $248149 $149610 $6 886 $11 160 $275486 $160 148 $384 153 $295668 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) .. ... 44 594 41 398 $20 950 9 591 $225 $190 $5 728 4 665 $17 691 $16 952 1-06
1-07. Total. .............. 42 184 795 $33 826 439 $17 964 620 $14 94 720 $1 494 720 1 288 945 $5 979 002 4 713 526 $16 746 453 $13 29 248 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 883, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons)... ... 1600 918 1 495 175 932 344 874 301 73 542 66 586 214 821 200 021 380 211 354 267 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 37 858 195 32 731 159 103 404 203 624 747 060 518 698 37 007 731 32 008 837 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). .. 7 710 290 7 768 268 7 373 350 7 190 824 198 074 199 997 138 866 377 447 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . ..........25 980 31 506 20 546 22 646 -5 434 8 860 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). .................5 162 577 4 046 561 2 023 133 1 623 077 9 621 101 773 212 540 014 2 356 611 1 883 369 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .... 1 514 1 718 607 733 8 9 150 199 749 777 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. 2 013 305 1 842 653 990 896 923 401 74 205 66 602 242 197 218 468 706 007 634 182 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 895, and 396),
2-08. Coal bysteam locomotives (net tons) .. ....... 7 295 037 6 176 455 3 399 273 2 826 584 390 715 354 451 1 378 615 1 144 790 2 126 434 1 850 630 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... .254 269 523 206 201 334 37 829 2-466 240 1 588 566 251 803 283 204 574 939 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours)... ..... .. 76 375 282 77 618 678 44 223 377 45 785 569 18 996 975 18 865 602 13 154 930 12 967 507 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 9 004 061 4 122 1 341 1 417 22 21 351 305 9 002 347 2 379 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .. ... 6 1 118 23667 8 035 1 468 9 524 2 892 43 559 19 307 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ........ 9 080 892 7 620 997 3 442 237 2 864 289 414 690 376 666 1403181 1157 443 3 820 784 3 222 599 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 39, and 396),
2-14. Coalby steam locomotives (nettons)..... ........1 876 354 1 598 938 902 591 796 103 78 557 60 435 361 777 319 328 533 429 423072 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil bysteam locomotives (gallons). ........ ... 87 825 789 66 585 194 -- 2261 494 1 508 453 85 564 295 65 076 741 2-16
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .. ..... 75 796 499 67 318 707 71 567 139 64 164 736 223 815 62 72 4 005 545 3 091 251 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) ....... 66 524 890 58 460 059 59 796 647 52 904 756 6 595 95 5 466 95 132 291 88 347 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)'.. ...... 1 472 324 1 563 625 287 749 356 400 24 052 29 804 64 827 71 482 1 095 696 1105 939 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . ... 8 131 941 6 827 006 1178 933 900 073 88 046 228 832 3 119 108 2 167 597 3 745 854 3 530 504 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . 257 147 255 730 50 955 3 383 111 440 108 346 94 752 109 001 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent) ... 1 595 1 655 485 531 5 4 152 132 953 988 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. ....... 2 827 041 2 346 910 1037 965 915 986 80283 63 459 450 886 367 073 1257 887 1 000392 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased aid produced:2
3-01. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.mines (net tons). .. ........ 10 674 168 9 692 463 5 256 416 4 987 961 631 230 490 741 1 874 719 1 621 466 2 911 803 2 592 293 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines (nettons). ...... .428 004 378 736 119 808 105 258 2 237 1 743 6 503 5 166 299 456 266 569 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). 9 423 789 8 148 368 162 325 182 368 1 980 2 906 145 360 107 410 9 114 124 7 855 684 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). .. .... 262 089 118 246 493 678 198 674 488 186 722 489 25 944 802 25 958 083 13 682 94 11 253 331 23 786 885 22 559 775 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . 3463 489 4 001 848 1052 341 1275197 151 258 157844 321 936 361 473 1937 954 2 207334 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .... ........ 18 166 462 14 127 908 4722 006 3 149 216 97 667 228 933 4 562 711 3 504 968 8 784 078 7 244 791 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o.b.mines.......... .23 419 372 $20 144 482 $11947 473 $10 636 515 $1 497 075 1 15 899 $4 121 962 $3 461 846 5852 862 4 930222 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines . 1 893 900 $1 604 379 $529 219 $456 580 9 710 7 884 (23 234 17 366 1 331 737 1122 549 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased... . ......... 9 055 146 845 830 $346 926 $310 020 3 844 5043 $231 043 143 979 8 473 3337 386 788 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced.... 156 615 989 317 $1600 837 $1 510 186 167 790 $127 517 178 337 152 849 209 651 198 765 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . ........359 341 98 224 $132 628 t51 313 $12 550 11 103 $45 558 $50 464 $168 605 $185 344 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased . . .... $967 263 1665 583 $312 773 $167 342 6 886 (11 160 $259 250 (175191 388 354 $311 890 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power atpoint of purchase and production:3
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases .. ......... .. .o 2.19 t0.27 2.13 $237 2.27 2.20 $.14 2.01 1.90-0
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases.. .. . ...42 .24 42 4.34 5$4442 3.57 3.36 4.45 *21 -02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). .. . ... .96 .6 1.70 $14 1 1.59 $1.34 10.93 0.9 5-03
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . ... 0.8230 0.8060 0.809d 0.6 0.491% 1.303 1.358 0.881 0.881% 5-04
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . .. 1995 12.602 11.871 8.301 7.03% 14.15% 13.96 8. % 8..4o 6-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon ..................... 5.32 4.:71 6.620 5.317 7.o05 4.:87 5.66 5.00.42 4.31 -06
6. Unit costs of yard and tram fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): '
6-01. Coal per net ton . . $.85 2.6 3.10 2.83 $2.62 $2.53 2.76 2.62 $2.51 $2.38 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .0.96 .0.94 62.22 61.50 61.62 61.28 O0.95 S0.93 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ...........79800 0.328 0.28 1.182 0.8 0. 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . .... .9.53 9.02% 11.81% 10.63 10.39% 9.7 11.81 9.58% 8.73 8.2 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon.. ............. 5.67 5.o06 6.s86 5.6506 7.055 4.U87 6.14 5.410 4.84g 4.65% 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .........86 842 837 814 971 929 865 864912 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives).............. 62.64 61.6 35.64 46.20 72.6 78.96 626 1.57 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s .. ...... 112 112 111 109 -216 212 84 17 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 8.2 7.9 .8 .6 6.4 6. 7-0
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. ..... 6.22 6.14 5.80 5.73 6.47 4.59 7.89 7.48 6.8 6.20 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).5 ........... 772 765 737 970 929 799 805 781 780 7-06
8. Fuel and power conslmiedperl,000grosston-miles(indailiscBMoaiaes lealers)l-roadfri&s4ni5e:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 131 129 131 12 93 132 138 139 13 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . 9.16 8.85 51.47 7.19 793 9.18 .86 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . ... 31.49 32.3 26.46 27.9 51.28 52.1 3431 32.38 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .. .. .....127 125 128 95 9 130 137 129 125 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .....18. 19.0 18.5 18.5 17.4 17.9 17.1 18.0 21.2 21.2 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ...1.06 1.09 0.9 0.95 1.06 1.09 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . .. 0.29 0.29 0.30 0. 0.1 0. 0.0 0.28 0.29 0.28 9-
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 3.7 3.6 3.7 3.6 38.1 38.5 4.2 4.3 -04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . 7.3 7.3 7.3 7. 7.4 7.2 5.7 4. 9-0
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . .. 0.52 0.9 .69 0.64 0.43 0.47 0.0.500.46 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). .......0.25 0.5 0.32 0.5 0.25 0.27 0.22 0.23 -
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .. 16.5 16.5 16.o 15.9 16.6 17.3 16.0 15.9 17.0 17.3 9-08
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FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 1943 AND 1942


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Statement No. M-230 (O8-E)

FEBRUARY 1943


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 882 and 894). .......
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 882 and 894). ......
1-08. Electric current (Accounts 883, 884, 895, and 896). ....
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 882 and 394) .................
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 882 and 394) .........
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 882 and 894) .. .....
1-07. Total ..............
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 388, and 884),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons)... .. . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . .
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . .
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) .. . .........
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. ..........
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 894, 895, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . ...
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... ...... .
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .... . .
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent). .
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .
2-18. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 894, 895, and 896),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . .
2-16. Electric currently 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). .. .....
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:
8-01. Coal purchased f.o. b. mines (net tons). .. . .
8-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) .
8-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). .....
8-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ... ..... ..
8-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .. . .
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o. b. mines .. . .......
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines. ......
4-08. 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. ................
5-08. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) .... .....
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. .........
5-06. Diesel fuelper gallon. .........
6. Unit costs of yard and tram fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4
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). .
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives).. .. .
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) .....
7-05. Gallons of iesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .............
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5. .
8. Fuel and power consumedper mgroetton-m eailms l d as )-n sNin
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 right serve. .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ............
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .............
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives).... ..........
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .. .
9-06. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . .
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) .............
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). .....
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). .


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S Include all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, hop, or other use.
SBased on total at of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report


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


SOUTHERN REGION


ITEM
NO.


7 039 477
(7 974 452
$144 666
$85 944
46 792
$18 057
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISIlCS


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 TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY, 1943 AND 1942

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SDISTRICTWESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NEM

1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-0. uol for steam locomotives (Acounts 382 and 94)....... 079 862 470865 $32 084 09 $24 651016 $2 810 769 $2 308 407 $10 510 551 $8 426 641 14 674 649 11 698 587 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil forsteam locomotives (Accounts82and94).......16 863623 13092612 $10630 16065 -1413 071 214727 16439922 12861820 1-02
1-08. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 96).....$3 365898 $3 175 199 $2 809 043 $2 60 020 $115 678 $103 153 149 645 136 092 '291 532 275 34 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 8 and894)................ $273 152 $284 191 170 654 $78992 $5 369 $5 795 $14 085 $13 544 183 044 185 860 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). .. ............... 745 778 $1205 132 $474 489 $290 470 23 015 $23 251 $517 267 $ 315751 731 00 575 66 1-05
1-06. Otherfuel (Accounts382 and 894)..............$89 394 $80 951 42445 38 57 $411 $379 $10 792 $8 77 746 $33 223 1-06
1-07. Q Total.andwerc. ..hargedtoyda. $82417 707 64 922 736 $35 91 354 $27 735 14 $2 955 242 $ 2 440985 $11 615 211 9 15 527 32 55 0 $25 33084 1-0
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:25 631 084 1-07
Quantities consume in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 388, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons)-...l.......u ) .. 3 091 88 7 866 14 1 808 632 168562 142 064 128 02 414 165 385 777 727 021 666 710 201
2-02. Fuel oil bysteam locomotives (gallons) .. ....... 71 45 040 62 989 695 200 815 80 7 1 465 726 999 087 69 786 499 61 610 501 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours).. ..... .14 944 902 14 517 641144 247 202 13 567 246 379 187 384 529 318 513 565 866 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) ..................... 51 838 60 193 41 087 43 131 10751 17 062 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons)........................... 9 820137 7 873 945 3 829 511 3 160 355 16 720 171 1490 504 1060 387 4 483 402 3 653 034 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent) .......... 3 088 3 2743 1 28 1 380 15 17 312 347 1 481 1 730 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent)... 3 872 649 3533 824 1 919 68 1779 43 14 217 128 061 466 622 421 747 1 343 12 1204 585
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 895, and 396), 2-07
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ......... 14 159 123 11 865 679 6 66 361 5 514 975 764 868 663 966 2 665 023 2 204 00 4 092 87 3 482 7 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. ............ 491 331 662 398 675 586 69 365 4 910 727 119 781 486 420 93 3 95 486 440 2-09




2-16. Electriccurrentbylocomotives (kilowatthours .. 143 743 154 1309472 438 135 888 386 1249604 111 381 3S5 126 34 7 4 86 41 121O65988 2-1
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ............. 12.45 843 953 146 479 55 83161 449 85 45 916 6 534 195 34875 579 26 14828 25 758 057 2-
2-11. Other fuels byteam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 220 8 11 271 0 2 782 41 42 67 568 4 79 4 78 2-11
2-12. Allother fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .119 62 49 743 16 28 832 19 032 6 12 84 34 40 782 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent).. .. 1761036 14 659227 6 718 599 5 58568 810 575 705 26 271 958 2229 273 7 367 004 138 822 2-13
Quantities consumed in road pa ssenger service (Accounts 394, 895, and 396), 1 82 -
2-14. Coalbyusteam locomotives (net tons) ........... 588 392 2 9801 47 1 734 273 1 492 749 148 668 112 31 27 697 02 604 98 1 008 42 774 339 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. ......... 165 152 418 1523 949 431 48 5 276 374 2 942 44 160 876 044 121 006 988 2-1
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. 143 743 154 130 472 438 135 888 385 124 604 111 381 355 126 634 7 7 4734 41 5 74198 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) ....... 127 994 169 113 131 015 115 420 986 102 485 497 12 306 559 10 480 149 266 624 165 369 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons) .. 2 7984 645 2 999178 54 133 09 677 875 51660 61 12 119 54 9 6567 8 2 072 36 2 120527 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuelby locomotives gallons ) .............. 15 573 790 13 283715 2 262304 17024904 3050355 478 449 5966065 4 282 79 7 069786 6 804 06 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trash (gallons).. . 489 425 497 004 91 414 70 639 213 898 210 18 184 113 216 177 2-20
2-21. Otherfuels (equated net ton coal equivalent) .... .8 573 8...3 147 3 191 958 1 082 1 1 25 257 1 924 1 849 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-al equivalent) . 5 84 917 4 99 438 1 994 443 1 724 58 153 40 118 56 865 869 699 035 2 371 199 1857 577 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: i
3-01. Coal purchased t o. b. mines (net topu s) .2. 21 404 76 18 901 024 10 695307 9689400 1 18 01 1070 362 00461 3 276 54 572569 486471
3-02. Coal purchased f.o. b. pointsotherthanmines (netons) 87021 70 90 20 61 9 06 381 322 12 02 8 272 604 005 46 246 3-02
3-03. Fueloilpurchased (barrels) . .1870651 15630979 314 51 351 62 5 41 5 61 293 97 207 67 18093181 15 066 70 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) ........ 503 376 035 473 250 566 379 681 952 357 967 139 50 247 200 48 556 634 27 075 343 22 968 46 46 371 540 43 758 331 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased gallons). ......... 6 798 41 7 4009 2 054 13 2284 40 240 50 243 82 654 06 654 67 3 849 714 4 218 081 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ....... 535 050 608 27 466 195 8 653 785 6 024 950 321 75 478 62 8 660 008 6 688 325 17 415 060 14 274 300 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines ...............48 510 49 9368 858 25 459 174 20 637 00 2 861 826 $2 43 249 8537623 $6 991347 $ 11651 874 19307258 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. pointsother than mines............ $ 3 908 13 $ 2 952 537 $1 148 181 977 678 16 532 $14 918 643 558 $30 306 $2 699 867 11929 635 4-02
4-03. Fuelsoil purchased .57 873 $ 978 21 655 16 98019 10 416 9 733 469 175 277143 $17 439 146 $14 093 317 4-03
4-04. Electricunds of current purchasedand prloco ce . .4 191 .57 88 501 $3 126 134 $2 934 60 94636 $245 421 3585 3088941695 389 582 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchasedam e. . ...713 214 $1727 942 262 922 267 001 e2 4281 202 95492 $93 078 33379 350661 4-05
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased ... . ..1 839 725 721 133217 7 1 323 23251 40429 333 04 764 170 23 538 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cot of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:'
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases................. 2.27 2.082.38 2.1






8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) 129 128 131 1.91 -01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . 9 2 136 1 15.1 424














8004. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ..2125 12 1 8 126 9 130 136 33B 32. 8-04
-03. Fuel oilper barrel (42 gallooens) .. 18 1818 1.74 172 1 10
-04. Electric currentper kilowatt-hours. . ... ..3 0 0. 7 1 0.9 -0
02 05011.34%90.590% 5-04
6-05. Gasoline per gallon. motor t s). 1. 12.80 11 6 8.916 7.06 14 .6o 14.22% .66 9.31-05
5-06. Diesel fuel er allon tor-car tr. .5 0.25 0.2 76.30 05. 7.15 4.6 46 5
6. -nit coEts board pnd otra fuel and poer (ad cluding r i and ha1d 1 2 9 1in6 e6 penses):5 17 53
6-01 p net ton........................ .88 2.6638M4 $2.665 2.64
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel 15. 00.97 1o.94 12.22$1150 2-7 .5 23
1b3$1.28 .o. 96 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ........ .............. 0.7 0.785 0806 0.81 1180 6-02
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. ........... 9.100 11.7.1 0.310 .5 11 g1
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. lcmtvhr. 5.56 0 .8 8 .39 11.79 9.70 .66 -04
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour: 505 6 500 756 60 53
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ............... .863 842 114 966 934 867 70 909 886 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives. ............ 61.6N 61.57 5.918-72.81 79.19 61.57 61.47 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) s. 112 11 10921 1 14 7-0
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 7.9 9. .. 6.241017-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives).. .............. 6.2 6.17 70 66 7-0
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s 6.. 7".. .1 67576594.5796756.4" 7-06
8. Fuel and power eonsumedper1,000groeston-miles(klhghmiheesm- adm)--uasd utke: 771 764750 737 965935 801 810 7757-06
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... ............. 129 128 131 129 93 92 132 136 134. 11 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ............. .......8. 8.76 -47.87 7.30 7.92 9.00 85 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)............... ..312 32126.5 27.7 50.9 52. 6 5 .7 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service).......... 1 125 i2 95 263152 03 8-05
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train ear-mile--road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. ................. 18.1.8 1.4 17.2 17.9 17.0 17.8 20. 07 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ... ...... 0 1.08 .- 093 0.97 .9-021
9-03. Gallons of dieselfuel (diesel locomotives)................. 0.29 0.29 0.30 0.30 0.27.4 0.30 0.29 0.28 1.09 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .7 34. 33............. 4.1 0.8 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) .............. .. .. ...... 3....37.:447.3 7.2 6.1 4.6 9-.
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) ............. .....0.51 0.49 0.68 0.66 0.4 7.4. 0.42 .49 0.6 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains) 0.2 00. 0o.261 0.26 0.26 0.22 0. 2 9-07
9-08.-Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service)."14. 10 ig 1 2 15.9 16.6 '159 15.8 16.7


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


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


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Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

MARCH 1943


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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 MARCH, 1943 AMD 1941


I


4Based on total cot of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SIncludes kllowatt-hours consmed per yard-switchng hour by electric rail motor cart
6Includes gaoline consumed per ard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor car.


1 Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by g-electric motor-car trains. These quantities ar included with dieel fuel In comptin item 6-06.
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.


S! SOUTHERN DISTRICT
,i Pic TO g Yo ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 882 and 894 ) ... $33 402 308 $24 531 152 $18 056 037 $13 094 038 $1 634 863 $1 16'4 925 $5 875 723 $4 475 148 $7 835 685 $5 797 041 1-01
1-02. Fueloilforsteamlocomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). 9 567 497 $6 899 925 $4 953 $9 165 -8 5
1-0. Electriccurrent (Acounts383, 884, 39, and 396). ....... $1 717 118 $1 565 029 $1 436 511 $1 314 901 $58 663 $48 642 72 686 $61 449 $149 258 7140037 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 882 and894). .$.146 680 $154 706 $38 935 $40 244 $3 019 $3 421 $7 159 $6 44 $97 55 1007 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 894 $. $8 122 *97 567 $102 919 1-04
1-0. Diesel fue (Aounta 882 and 894) .. ........... $902 840 $645 666 $255 169 $152 459 $11 856 $12 647 $254 672 $160 985 $3583 143 $519575 1-05
un9 841 23620 $17 985 $184 $200 $6 024 $4 562 $16 999 $17 094 1-06
1-07. Total.d eraed ......................... 45 73 270 $33 836 319 19 813 225 $14 628 792 $1708585 $1 229 85 $6 451 720 $4 848 961 $17 809 740 $13 128 1 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 388, and 884),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .... . 633270 1 465 834 960 72 870 85 78 894 67 250 22 806 200 145 70 83 27 604 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . 37122582 32921103 109 602 235 755 R2R 806 02 6i'n 370 8I8 327 604 2-01
2-02. Fuelolbytam locomotive (gallons). ............ 37 122 582 52 921 103 109 602 255 755 818 322 642 650 36 194 658 32 042 698 i2-2
2-08. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. ....... 7 791 629 7 020 991 7 407 407 6 637 551 197 492 182 554 186 730 200 886
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . ... 26197 28 699 20 807 21 471 390 7 228 204
2-0. Dieslfuel (gallons)ett ............. 5 114 48 4 063 997 1998 577 1 598 69 7 042 4123 748 229 562 484 2 360 66 1 898696 205
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent)............. 1 496 1 666 643 598 7 8 199 191 647 869 246
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent).. ............. 2 039 705 1 811 899 1 018 62 918 029 79 581 67 542 250 098 220 413 691 5981 605 915 2-7
Quantities consumed in road right service (Accounts 894, 895,and ),918029 79381 67542 25009 220 691 605
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons)........ 7600586 6 248 14 3 587 864 3 005 261 430 953 333 882 1 45 177 1176 732 2146 392 173239 2-08
2-9. Fueloil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. ............ 263 057 266 213 631 323 17 968 2 710 027 1 848 280 260 347 239 211 765 075 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatthours).. .............. 77 753 57 75 992 766 45 716 912 45 685 379 19 032 830 16 932 486 13 003 833 13 74 90 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equatednettons--coalequivalent). 4 281 4 15 1 551 1 43 1 22 9 29 2 1 2 40 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent ..... 6.68 936 31 904 10 875 1 455 11 19 2238 46 94 2 2-12
Qua. Total (equated net tone-coal equiralernt.. .... .ts894 9 453 193 7 745 160 3 635 008 3 042 927 455 304 54 670 1462 821 1 190 265 3 900 060 15 21
quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 894, 895, and SN6),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives net tons) ............ 1 890 071 1 462 258 904 457 724 144 79 367 54 516 69 620 304 803 536 627 78795 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. ............ 88 984 899 63 342 118 .- 2 153 282 2 045 17 86 831 61 61 296 941 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .... .. 73 965 22 65 707 33 69 812 456 62 651 40 194 553 28 312 2 3 958 215 3 027 623 216
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .... 64 881080 54 689 668 58 684 701 49 665 024 6079671 4938625 116 708 2860 17
2-18. Gasoline by motorcar trains(gallons). .. 1 486 296 1 608 334 299 240 346 531 29 093 37 009 64 415 80 60 1 093 54 1 144 187 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (aons)... ..... 8051 688 7 094734 1 149 1 919753 160 632 253745 3049 967 2242 443 3691931 3 678 79 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-artrains (gallons).. . ... 261560 278688 45 366 5156 119 10174 96 97 12537 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 1 584 1 58 495 465 5 4 135 87 994 1 2 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . .. .. 2 840 683 2 190 878 1 036 828 840 252 81 893 57 891 457 015 356 336 264 947 36 399 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:'6
3-01. Coalpurchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). . .. 12 977 859 10 56 659 6 572 817 5311 947 677 337 566 998 2 357 289 1 909 900 370 416 2 567 814 81
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other thanmines (nettons). ......473 474 314 183 143 058 104 513 1 851 1 676 5 708 4 622 322 857 203 372 8-2
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . 10 372 863 7 989 432 148 691 196 697 1 547 3023 184 970 121 434 10 037 655 7 668 278 -
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) 259 502 867 235 038 965 197 820 729 178 473 272 26 078 473 23 381 076 12 129 890 11 042 347 23 473 775 22 142 270 14
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) ... .... 3 713 35 4 000472 1172048 1 290 608 120365 177 337 330686 341302 2090251 2191225 8-0
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .. 18 029 06 14 308 177 4 008 937 3 059 267 167 674 257 868 4 549 879 3 608 049 9 302 577 7 382 993 -0
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchased f. o.b. mines. . $31 283 403 21 704 555 $16 753 572 11 311 02 1 758368 1 285 220 $5 589 901 $4 074 285 $7181 562 $5034030 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines. 2099 266 $1 301 776 $ 654 349 $444 132 $8 146 $ 7 610 $20 783 $16 212 $1 415 988 $833 822 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased. .. . 11007 839 $7581250 $312773 $339301 $3 127 $5259 $327392 $165117 $10364547 $7071573 4-08
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. ... $2112 77 $1916 893 $1596 488 $ 448 288 $138457 $123119 $170 34 $153 299 $207 483 $192187 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . .......... 391 091 $ 393 564 $ 141 878 $151 364 $11 498 $12 564 $ 48 419 $46 818 $1189 296 $182 818 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuelpurchased. ................... $924 375 686 741 $255341 $164731 $11 856 $12647 $247 912 $184 528 $409 266 $324 835 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). 2.41 .10 2.55 2.1 2.60 .27 2. ..13 1.96
5-02. Coalpernetton (otherpurchases). . .43 14 4.25 .40 4.61 4.10 -02
5-08. Fuel oil perbarrel (42 alons).... . 1.06 10.9. 2.0 1.72 2.02 1.741.77 1.36 1.03 0.92 5-08
5-04. Electric current per kilowatthour. .. . .0.814 0.81 0.8074 0.81i 0.531 0.527 1.44 1.388 0.884 0.86
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . 10. 12.11 11.73 9.5 708 14.64. 13.722 9.060 8.34 5-5
5-06. Diesel fu per gallon . . 5.3 .0 6.37e 5.38% 7.07 4.90o 5.45 5.11 4. 4.4o
6. Unit costs of yard and train fel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4
6-01. Coal per net ton.. .........0 2.67 3.31 285 2.77 2.56 2.90 2.66 257 2.38
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel ..........4 .. 11.90o 1.2 1.74. 1.28 $1.02 10.93 6-02
6-08. Electric current per kilowatt-hour.. .....7.65 0.76 0.791 0o.799 0.305 0.287 1.15 1.20 o.864 0.839 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . 9..4 9.14 11.871 10.7 10.3 .2 11.11 10.08 8.674 8.57 6-4
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . 5.45 5.06 6.86 5.4 7.07 .90 5.71 5.33 4654 6 -0
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour: 5 7 07 8-
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 848 818 21 76 958 916 862 856 8960 69 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives. . .... 60.60 60.05 35.77 4927 7340 7653 60.49 59.88 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. ............109 107 108 1 201 191 o0I 5113 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline gasolineand gas-electric locomotives)* .... 7.2 7.5 7.9 7.9 _-- 5. 6.3 7-04
7-05. Gallons of dieselel fu(diesel locomotives) .. ...... 6.03 5. 5.25.35 4.9 5.45 7.49 7.17 6. 6.0 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s' .. 757 7 735 710 955 91 795 79 760 7 7-06
8. Fnel and power consumedperl,000grosston-miles(CdLKhalMim ilade)-ridfriknice:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ............125 119 125 120 91 4 132 129 131 122 801
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .... 8.86 2.33 23.61 7.90 7.79 8.88 8.33 8-02
8-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .... 30.78 29. 26.19 2537 49.46 50.44 3288 3123 8-08
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ........ 122 11 122 117 93 86 131 128 12 115 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile--road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .. ...........18.3 17.9 .3 17.4 17.1 17.1 17.0 17.4 19.8 19.6 901
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......1.00 1.06 0.91 0.97 1.00 1.06 9-02
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . 0.28 0.2 0.30 0 .29 0. .39 0.29 0.28 0.27 0.27 908
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ........3.6 3.6 3.6 26.9 24.0 3.8 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) .. ...6.6.. 6. 6.7 6.5 54 4.9 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) ............0.1 0.48 0.6 0.66 0.46 0.49 0.43 0.41 0.49 0.45 9-06
9-07. Gallons of dieselfuel (motor-car trains). .....0.2 0.26 0.2 0.39 00. 2 0.20 0.2 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). ....15.9 15.7 15.8 15.0 16.5 16.3 15. 15. 16.0 16. 9-08







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTIC


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 THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH, 1943 AND 1942

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITE

1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 882 and 894 ).. .....
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 882 and 394) .. ..
1-08. Electric current (Accounts 388, 884, 895, and 896). ....
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and894). .. . .
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 894).
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 882 and 894). .. .
1-07. Total. . . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and trainaccounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 888, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. .......... .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .....
2-08. 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).. .
Quanities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 894, 895, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. . .
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . .
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ...
2-18. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).... . .
Quantities consumed in road passenerservie (Accounts 894,895, and 896),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons)....... ....
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . ...
2-16. Electric cunret 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 (lons).. ......
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trans (gallons). ... ....
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . .
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2
8-01. Coal purchased f. o.b. mines (net tons). .. .....
3-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines (net tons). ....
8-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . .
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) .
8-5. Gasolinepurchased (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 ....
4-08. 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-of. Coal per net ton (mine phrase). .... ......
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .. .....
5-08. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons)........ . .....
-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ..........
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . .
5-06. Diesel fuel per allon. ....................
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (Including freight and handling expense): 4
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) 6 .. ....
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ....
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) . .
8. Fuel and power consumedperl,000grosoton-miles(hmft a ~tima k ters)--dfrsaitaice:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .......
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives)........
8-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ........ ....... .. .
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). .. .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .....
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)........
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) ...
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) ...
9-07. Gallons of iesel fuel (motor-car trains). ......
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$71 615 802
$19 995 813
$4 740 228
$438 897
$1 850 791
$ 120 797
$98 762 328

4 331 977
95 931 185
21 538 632
88 892
11 957 942
4 939
5 345 844
18 113 793
612 453 848
222 472 318
12 337
81 647
22 405 262
4 446 605
187 291 549
196 179 773
167 820 683
4 607 512
20 378 449
775 692
4 771
6 590 316
29 257 684
1018 091
23 620 410
708 289 531
11 401 455
41 774 373
$61 070 418
$4 254 312
$22 559 463
5 795 394
$ 121 507
$ 1 989 113


$50 140 130
$15 583
$4 245 554
$109 589
$727 658
$66 065
$55 304 579

2 769 364
310 417
21 654 609
61 894
5 828 088
1 923
2 938 312
10 224 225
128 878 361
4 261
27 123
10 353 607
2 638 730
205 700 842
174 105 687
840 349
3 411 462
136 780
1 453
3 031 371
17 268 125
399 953
463 207
577 502 681
3 226 181
12 662 722
$42 186 494
$1 828 821
$967 909
$4 722 622
$404 800
$827 452


$37 745 054
$25 230
$3 974 921
119 236
442 928
$56 562
$42 363 931

2 556 459
615 662
20 204 797
64 602
4 759 047
1 978
2 697 460
8 520 236
87 333
131 531 295
4 215
4 287
8 628 795
2 216 893
187 255 511
152150 521
1 024 406
2 642 157
122 208
1 547
2 564 510
15 001 347
333 581
548 318
536 440 411
3 575 015
9 084 217
$ 31948 024
$1 421 810
$ 937 320
$4 382 894
$418 365
$ 486 510


$4 445 632
t174 341
$ 8 388
$34 871
$595
$4 663 827

220 958


23 762
22
222 598
1 195 814
55 567 025
60
1 265 879
228 035
575 908
;
80 753
465 667
15
235 299
1 860 638
5 670
6 965
76 325 673
360 865
489 429
$4 620 194
$24 678
$13 543
$433 093
$32 919
$34 871


$3 473 331
$151 795
$9 216
$35 896
$579
$3 670 819

195 282


4 294
25
195 603
997 848
51 808 065
64
1 059 934
166 792
154 659
98 130
732 194
12
176 459
1 637 360
4 998
8 634
71 937 710
421 160
736 488
$3 718 469
$22 528
$14 992
$368 540
$29 766
$35 898


$16 386 074
648 527
222 331
$21 244
$776 191
$16 816
$18 071 183

636 971
2 284 048
576 679
2 238 733
511
716 720
4 100 200
7 620 754
1 066
30 151
4 176 779
1 066 643
6 429 656
18 386 230
183 922
8 986 632
333 118
390
1 322 884
6 157 750
17 736
478 367
39 205 233
984 755
13 209 887
$14 127 525
$64 341
$ 796 567
$ 524 204
$143 911
$732 593


$12 901789
$353 422
$197 541
$ 21 666
$476 736
$13 334
$13 964 488

585 922
1 641 737
567 083
1 622 871
538
642 160
3 380 738
4 968 06
861
8 367
3 419 538
909 786
4 987 620
15 418 774
220 262
6 525 242
311 933
34
1 055 371
5 186 449
12 894
329 110
34 010 809
995 974
10 296 374
$11 062 636
$46 518
$ 442 260
$ 462 191
$139 896
$ 518 332


$22 510 334
$25 772 981
$440 790
$280 611
$1 114 145
$52 750
$50 171 611

1 097 858
105 981 157
505 243
16 141
6 844 037
2 128
2 034 725
6 239 270
746 768 174
39 152 122
7 122
131 291
11 267 071
1 544 855
247 707 661
11 431 628
383 332
3 165 917
10 761 717
281 087
2 873
3 636 146
9 096 109
926 862
28 119 908
69 845 315
5 939 965
26 717 637
$18 833 436
$4 115 855
$27 790 393
$ 624 436
$ 522 675
$1 173 436


I I I 1-1 I 1iI


2.44
$4.57
12.09
0.8180
12.55%
6.53;

13.21
$2.11
0.8010
11.820
6.86%
832
35.81
110
8.6






18.6
0.30

7.1
0.67
0.28
16.0


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


2.1]
1.71
0.817l
11.70o
5.36%
(2.84
1.51
0,809%
10.770
5.70%
804
47.88
108
83
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122

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0.30
15.6


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4.35
$1.94
0.5671
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o.311I
10.390
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963


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94
17.2
0.28
31.3
0.46
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0.292%
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89
51.90
91
17.6
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1.67

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5.554
2.82
$1.67
1.172%


865
73.02
207
7.80
799
132
7.51
130

17.0
0.93
0.30
7.1
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0.26
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2.13
3.61
1.34
1.359
14.o5
5.03o
$2.65
$1.286
1.236%
9.84i<
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865
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133

17.7
0.97
0.28
6.9
0.41
0.26
15.6


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


2.07
4.449
0.91



0.856%
8.66%
4.690

905
61.19
100
6.1
6.10
770

133
8.96
33.30
124
20.5
0.28
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5.9
0.49
0.21
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17 495
19 617
$415
$288
$895
$50
$38 763


$93 482
$26 437
$5 083
$419
$2 652
$136
$128 211

4 725
108 575
22 736
78
14 934
4
5 912
21 759
754 388
223 597
12
188
27 063
5 478
254 137
217 708
192 875
4 270
23 625
750
4
8 225
34 382
1 350
29 068
762 878
10 511
53 079
479 767
$6 033
$ 2.9 568
$6 304
$1 104
$2 768


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0.8830
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4.386

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2 398
1 810 621
5 214 971
607 398 454
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3 264 714
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08583 9750 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 APRIL, 1943 AND 1942


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
APRIL 1943


U.3 D~5Th-


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 costof 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.


Subject to revision





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

1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
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) 31451 391 (23 539 731 17 293 333 12 495 962 (1507 83 1 169489 $5465717 4 387384 *7184958 5 486896 1-01
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .......1 1697 354 1 529396 1 434 308 292 986 56 180 $2223 $66 989 58 807 139 877 135 80 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394). ........148 598 147651 37 616 37 917 3062 3638 (6 894 6 905 101026 99 191 104
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). 9.. .............. 867 000 616 910 ($37 075 $147 941 (7 948 4(27 (253 967 $1 9552 968 010 04790 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). .46 439 58 902 22 476 $19012 $17.7 93 5 489 3 884 18 297 15 813 1-06
1-07. Total. .$43 669 368 (32 571 538 19 029 798 $14 002 118 $1 574 750 (1 220 70 6 025 990 4 746 132 17 038 830 12 603 118 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) .. ...... 1 479 502 1 381 727 866 524 822 389 7 796 67 45 205 928 189 096 333 254 302 807 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil bysteam locomotives (gallons) ........... .34 445 884 31 443 736 98 10 204348 730 74 643 262 33 616 329 0 596'126 -02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ....... 7 214 568 6 523059 6 841 904 6 157775 174 964 170569 197 700 194 715 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). ... . .26 158 33 393 19 785 23 374 6 373 10 019 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . 4 785 323 3 833 268 1 863 215 1 477 230 7 296 6 697 689 949 540 23 2 224 86 1 809 107 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ...... 1 629 1 564 674 708 7 8 214 139 734 709 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)...... 1 859 44 1 711 473 921 441 866 04 74 300 67 905 21 55 208 89 632 170 568630 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons).............. 6 952 028 6 028 930 333 499 2 926 966 378 394 335 493 1 292 404 1 156 280 1 947 731 1 610 191 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. ............ 247 693 027 206 620 275- 20 154 2 399 17 1 729 275 245 293 857 204 870 846 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours).. . 80335302 76 378 421 51177 735 48 541323 16619 505 15 157730 12538062 12 679368 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. 4 179 3785 1 47 1 3121 18 240 386 14 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). .......65 566 34 695 10 038 1 911 9 88 2 648 45 64 30 136 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ......... 8 701 372 7 482 613 383 891 2 967 09 400 29 354 18 1 316 887 1 169 461 3 600 30 2991876 2-13
quantitiess consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ......... 1 761 520 1 410 501 854 274 706 722 75 614 54 510 354 473 291 407 477 159 357 862 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ............ 82 455 144 62 131 148 -- 2 033 824 1 770 428 80 421 2 60 60 720 2-1
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). . 72 706 40 63 548 162 69074 590 6073903 217 67 42237 3414 170 2 76689 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 58 778 427 47 551 676 53 357 913 42 99 8740 5 49 490 30 116 024 71 632 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)' .. ....... 1 480 809 1 571 058 293 22 316 623 29 41 39 059 60 556 66 465 1 097 61 1 148 911 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) ............. 7746 148 6 490 114 1094 01 891 931 115 701 72 015 3 016 016 2 121 997 3 520 41 3 404 171 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .. ...... 235 842 274 566 43162 50 243 108 717 102 938 83 96 121 385 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ... 1 590 1 513 446 513 4 4 128 97 1 01 89 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ....... 2 655 627 2 110 198 980 762 815 002 77 725 56 092 440 488 339 405 1156 65 899699 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) .. .. 12147 241 10 142 772 6060382 5 130 572 633 118 540 245 2 105 930 2 027 901 3 347 811 2 444054 8-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other thanmines (nettons). ... 411 063 282 221 156 687 89784 2195 1529 4 918 5 174 247 263 185734 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .... .. 10 060 568 7 986 650 139 687 146 911 4 493 2191 158 470 43 971 9 757 91 7 793 577 8-08
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) ... 253 416 926 225 744 221 195 651 627 172 546 281 23 210 32 21 439 823 12 472 311 10 818 224 22 082 668 20 939 893 304
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). .. . 3 834 791 3 970 326 1191 845 1 213 641 122 032 120 031 279 438 339 258 2 241 476 2 297 596 8-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ........ 18 035 770 14 451 282 3 916 434 3 006 752 122 997 78 712 4 879 525 3 315 591 9 116 814 8 050 227 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchasedf.o. b. mines. .......... 9609 462 (21 270774 $15 532 234 10 792 106 ( 666 900 1 242146 5 091 609 34 348 966 (7 318 719 4 887556 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf. o.b.points other than mines .. ... 1844 089 145 497 (755 886 371 460 $10 307 6 987 $22 275 16 567 (1055 621 $750 483 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased. *. .. .. .. .. .. .$.11240 567 17 832 095 290 909 272 762 8 775 4 161 (288 421 70 926 $10 652 462 (7 484 246 4-08
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced ............. 071 851 1 879 341 1 578 182 $1 424 762 29 271 *18 333 167 649 $149 184 196 749 187 062 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. ............. 402 684 9386 922 154 134 140 946 11 729 8 441 $41 010 $49 571 195 811 187 964 4-06
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased.. . . .. 942 552 $693 949 259 505 $166 542 $7 948 4 627 $273156 $167 707 5401943 355073 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). ............2.44 82.10 2.56 (.lo 32.63 22.30 2.42 2.14 2.19 (2.00 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . ..4.6 4.824 4.70 4i57 ..53 63.20 4.27 4.o04 -02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . 1.12 .98 2.08 1.86 1.95 1.90 1.82 .61.09 .96 -0
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ................ 0.833 0.8070 0.826% 0.557 0.552 1.34 1.3790 0.891 0.893% 5-04
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. ........ ........ .10. 9. 12.9311.6 9. 7.0 14.60 14.6 8.7 8.8 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. 5..3 .4.0. 6.63O 5.54 6.:46 5.898 58.60% 5.0: 4.lo 4."41% 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and tram fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4 5.
6-01. Coal per net ton. .3.09 2.67 3.42 2.80 $2.86 $2.56 2.95 12.68 2.60 2.42 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. ........ ........ 11.09 .9 2.12 11.5 1.85 .1 1.08 0.3 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ........... 0775% 0.788% 0.795% 0.816g 0.33440 0.278% 1.223 1.262 0.8600 0.8 2% 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. ......... 9.57. 8.99 11.75% 10.95 10.410 9. 31l 11.38 10.391 8.85% 8.33% 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. .. ...... ... 5.50% 5.13% 6.86% 5.85. 6.46 5.88% 5.83% 5.510 4.69% 4.674 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ... .............823 790 796 764 924 902 854 817 861 824 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .........58.80 58.23 34.24 46.03 71.26 77.28 58.70 58.04 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)5 .. .....104 103 103 101 184 179 102 110 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 ... 7.6 7. 80 7.8 6.7 6.5 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. .......... 5.81 55.2 5.16 5.07 4.62 7.24 6.66 5.0 5.83 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).5 ... ..... 733 71 711 691 922 900 787 70 729 722 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumedperl,000grosston-milesCmduliurd lojmolirnesaod erI )-rodfreid io i e:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .........118 111 119 113 84 77 126 120119 114 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). . ..8.33 8.2 25.87 7.18 7.58 8.34 8.24 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .......29.22 28.50 25.2 24.85 50.26 50.17 -- 31.98 29.91 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). .. .114 109 116 110 86 78 124 119 113 110 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ..... ........17.5 16.9 17.4 16.6 16.3 16.5 16.7 16.0 18.3 18.5 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . ....0.99 1.01 0.91 0.95 0.99 1.01 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives).... ........ 0.27 0.27 0.28 0.27 0.23 0.12 0.29 0.28 0.2 0.26 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .. .. 3.5 3.5 3.5 23.9 28.2 3 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . .. 5 9 6,3 5- 6.1 6.0 4 4.2 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains)................ 0.50 0.49 0.67 0.6 0.46 .47 0.43 0.40.47 0.46 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ............ .0.2i4 0.25 0.30 0.27 0.29 0,24 0.19 0.25 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). . 15.3 14. 15.0 14.31515. 15.7 515.3 15.6 9-08









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 FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL, 1943 AND 1942

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

1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942


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)........
quantitiess 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 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).56 .....
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000grosston-miles(idoing Iocmtirsand leiders)-roadfreightlsvie:
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) .


$124 930 794
5 900 314
?6 780 370
$568 562
$3 518 580
$182 665
$171 681 285

6 204 653
143 021 506
29 951 099
104 193
19 719 944
6 215
7 771 799
28 710 202
1002 170 789
303 932 810
16 688
254 129
35 764 078
7 240 022
336 597 601
290 414 808
251 653 676
5 752 813
31 371 626
986 827
6 321
10 880 334

46 529 863
1 761 284
39 129 014
1 016 295 828
14 346 557
71 361 142

$189 377 111
$7 877 784
80 608 980
8 376 206
1 506 989
3 719 890


10.500
5.214
$2.96
(1.02
o.774<
9.510
5.520
o49
60.66
109
7.5
6.05
758
125
8.78
30.64
121
18.4
1.01
0.28
3.6
6.9
0.51
0.24
16.0


#95 155 533
126 694 759
$6 269 624
$587 219
$2 467 702
$159 700
$131 334 537

5 713 704
127 374 931
28 061 691
122 285
15 771 210
6 505
7 057 316
24 142 723
819 074 123
298 850 739
16 122
116 342
29 887 875
5 857 106
249 422 697
259 727 935
215 372 359
6 178 570
26 868 563
1 050 258
6 284
8 700 514
39 400 455
1 300 312
31 607 061
934 033 752
15 371 781
56 225 653
$12 341191
5 399 809
030 391 561
7 674 735
1 508 429
2 683 062


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$67 433 463
$20 574
$5 679 862
$147 205
963 449
88 541
$74 333 094

3 635 888
409 227
28 496 513
81 679
7 691 303
2 597
3 859 752
13 557 724

180 056 096
5 718
37 161
13 737 498
3 493 004
274 775 432
227 463 600
1 133 577
4 505 477
179 942
1 899
4 011 033
23 328 507
556 640
602 894
773 154 308
4 418 026
16 579 156

857 718 728
8 2 584 707
1 258 819
6 300 804
$558 934
81 086 957


$50 241 016
$33 529
$5 267 907
(157 153
(590 869
$75 574
$56 366 048

3 378 848
820 210
26 362 572
87 976
6 236 277
2 686
3 563 500
11 447 202
107 487
180072 6181
5 525
6 198
11 595 888
2 923 615
247 994 543
195 140 261
1 341 029
3 534 088
172 451
2 060
3 379 512
20 131 919
423 365
695 229
708 986 692
4 788 656
12 090 969

$42 740 130
1 793 270
1 210 081
5 807 656
I559 311
$653 052


$5 953 015

$230 521
I11 450
42 819
$772
$6 238 577

294 754


31 058
29
296 898
1 574 208
72 186 530
78

1 666 170
303 649
793 578
110 163
581 368
19
313 024
2 493 756
7 865
11 458
99 535 993
482 897
612 426
$6 287 094
34 985
22 318
$562 364
$44 648
$42 819


$4 642 820
$194 018
12 854
40 525
$772
e4 890 989

262 717


10 991
33
263 508
1 333 341
66 965 795
85
1 414 117
221 302
196 896
137 189
804 209
4
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232 551
2 177 605
6 527
10 825
93 377 533
541 191
815 20C

$4 960 615
Z29 515
119 153
$486 873
38 207
(40 525


$21 851 791
875 461
I289 320
$28 138
$1 030 158
(22 305
$24 097 173

842 899
3 014 793
751 643

2 928 682
725
948 255
5 392 604
10 019 924
1 384
40 036
5 493 666
1 421 115
8 463 480
23 690 720
244 478
12 002 648
441 835
518
1 763 372
8 263 680
22 654
636 837
51 677 544
1 264 193
18 089 412

$19 219 134
$86 616
$1084 988
691 853
184 9211
$1 005 749


$17 289 173
483 022
256 348
$28 571
$636 288
$17 218
$1B 710 620

775 018
2 284 999
737 652

2 163 105
677
851 057
4 537 018
6 697 336
1 101
11 015
4 588 999
1 201 193
6 758 048
19 909 078
286 727
8 647 239
414 87
438
1 394 776
7 214 350
18 068
373 081
44 829 033
1 335 232
13 611 965
1.5 411 602
$63 085
513 185
611 375
189 467
686 039


f29 692 525
V35 004 279
$580 667
381 769
$1 482 154
$71 047
867 212 441

1 431 112
139 597 486
702 943
22 514
9 068 901
2 864
2 666 894
8 185 666
992 150 865
51 690 184
9 508
176 93
14 866 744
2 022 254
328 134 121
14 845 798
499 356
4 264 595
14 282 133
365 050
3 885'
4 792 905

12 443 920
1 174 125
37 877 825
91 927 983
8 181 441
36 080 148
$26 152 155
(5 171 476
$38 442 855
821 185
718 486
$1 584 365


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0.8150
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6.56

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35.42
108
o.4 7
73.6
126

26.03
123

18.3

3.
6.9
0.67
0.29
15.8


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


1.74
0.8190
11.689
5.400
12.83
10.52%
0.8115
10.820
5.730

47.41
106
8 2
5.49
716

122
35.96
26.31
119
17.7
0.29

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0.565
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6.99%
$2.74
0.316e
10.39%
6.99%

953


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951

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50.36
92
17.0
0.26
28.8
0.46

16.4


2.28
4.52
1.77
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7.o06
4.970

$2.55
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9.370
4.970
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16.5


$2.33
3.82
1.70
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14.63
5.546
12.85
1.71
1.184
11.51%
5.90!
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72.59
201
7.66
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130
7.43
129
16.9
0.92
0.30
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7.30
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7.79
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15.3


4 Sased an tat-al cast of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased. 0 5 GOstOsMtNt PRinoins orrcc sue o-u7seua


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


2.10
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1.01
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6.78%
4.39%

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8.71
4.69
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60.57
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6.2
6.03
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129

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121
20.0
1.02
0.27
4.0
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0.48
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22982 524
26 178 208
551 351
1388 641
$1 200 020
566 136
$51 366 880

1 297 121
124 269 722
961 467
34 309
7 360 837
3 109
2 379 251
6 825 162
812 269 300
51 812 326
9 411
99 129
12 288 871
1 510 996
242 664 649
11 536 496
323 020
4 413 625
13 883 027
462 936
3 770
3 693 675
9 876 581
852 352
30 527 926
86 840 494
8 706 702
29 707 519
$19 228 844
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$28 649 142
(768 831
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$1 303 446


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TC / st e -0' .


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08583 9909


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 MAY, 1943 AND 1942


Subject to revision













U.8 P=p(P TORY


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) ......
1-08. 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) .
2-18. 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: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). ................
-02. Coal pernet ton (other purchases). ... .... ...
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 llons) .........
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). ..
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) ...
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .. .....
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).5' .
8. Fuel and power consumed perl,000gro6ston-miles(fde qhloclm -dm len)-rnaki6t* ie:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .....
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .....
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . ....
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service).. ... .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives).............
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)..............
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . ...
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . .
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). . ...
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). .........


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Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
MAY 1943


WESTERN DISTRICT


ITEM
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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 FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY, 1943 AND 1942


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coalforsteam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394).. .. 155 925987 257 $118983 211 8459044 6 616 36 7 429100 $58497 470 551 2172951 37028562 2872430 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ......... 45 563 663 33637 489 124872 $42 107 41075 301 $595 943 144 483490 $ 2999 439 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). ....... $8 435 391 $7795756 $7058627 $6558 148 $287 578 $239 170 $352752 $313 126 4736434 *685 312 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394). .$716 678 $730 798 184 850 6195 084 (14 988 16 423 $34 414 $34 318 $482 426 $484 973 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 82 and 394). ............... $4443 790 $3096 375 $1 205177 $741 950 54 856 $47 340 $1 23 739 $793 658 $1 860 018 1 513 427 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). 228 594 $200 098 112 090 $94 686 $944 $970 27 900 21 621 $87 660 $2 821 1-06
1-07. Total ............. $215 395 373 $164 443 727 $92 644 660 670 248 811 7 787 466 $6 152 997 30 284 657 $23 551 617 $84 678 590 $64 490 302 1-07
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). .... ......7636 641 7067 895 4 464 434 4 167 174 365 552 329 936 1039 319 966 356 1 767 336 1 604 429 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . 176 971 188 158 903 593 500 879 1 007 371 3 713 103 2 849 180 172 757 206 155 047 042 2-02
2-0. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) 37 144 603 34 581 708 35 344 181 32 554 398 912 199 897 17 888 223 1 130123 2-
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) ......... ... 127 257 152 252 100 354 110 498 26 903 41 754 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons)t t e .................... 24 511 487 19 682 371 9 527 452 7 744 972 37 990 17 868 3 632 542 2707 819 11 313 503 9 211 712 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). ...... 7 740 7951 3213 3 304 36 41 921 838 3570 3 768 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).... 9 580 695 8 743 196 4 742 478 4 395 080 368 176 331 204 1 170 779 1 062 140 3 299 262 2 954 772 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 35 602 314 30 313 813 16 794 099 14 366 819 1 932 899 1 678 934 6 717 726 5 746 987 10 157 590 8 521023 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. ............ 1 250 544 796 1 033 352 253 133 588 12 278 783 8 239 713 1 238 266 013 1 024 978 952 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ......... 383752 885 376324 951 229082351 229395711 87 900019 8247295 66770515 64456 845 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equatednettons-coal equivalent). 87 900 01; 82 472 395 66 770 515 64 456 84 210
2-11. therfuels bystam locomotives (equated net toncoal equivalent). 20 688 19 911 7 317 6 913 96 106 1 711 1 367 11 564 11 525 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net ton-coal equivalent) . 321 208 159 882 48 087 9 521 49 252 14 726 223 869 135 635 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. .......... .. 44 420 108 37 574 249 17 023 731 14 557 888 2 046 059 1778 809 6 841 777 5 812 126 18 508 541 15 425 426 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal bysteamlocomotives (net tons). ... .8 942 194 7 264 422 4 312 149 3 636 372 379 582 278 229 1 753 408 1 479 304 2 497 055 1870 517 2-14
2-15. Fueloil by steam locomotives (gallons)..... 415 914 319 313 369 578 -- 10022023 7 917 690 405 892 296 305 451 88 2-16
2-16. Electriccurrent bylocomotives (kilowatt-hours) ......... 363 997 548 324 755 253 344 679 228 309 992 894 974 460 250 292 18 343 860 14 512 067 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. ... 303 524 370 260584 398 27 4 086 396 235 945 90- 28 844 66 24 236 405 593 308 402 603 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons). .. ....... 7 188348 7718 315 1 421148 1649 574 143 324 175780 301 136 343 294 5322740 5 549 667 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons).. . .... 39 286424 33 207 958 5659 650 4 339 781 759 465 922 032 14 996189 10 657 956 17 869 120 1728189 2-19
2-20. Dieselfuelby motor-car trams (gallons). . 1 230331 1304 205 218 348 221 214 558 408 512 600 453 575 570 391 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .. 7 891 7 770 2 382 2 609 23 20 648 545 4 838 4 596 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--oal equivalent) 13 453 608 10 818 399 4 952 908 4 197 785 391 72 291 536 2 178 383 1716 243 5 90 593 4 612 835 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (nettons). . 57238456 49207310 28 578 804 25057 806 3070 806 2691 603 10318089 9 142459 15270757 12315442 801
3-02. Coalpurchased f.o.b. points other thanmines(nettons) ... 2 090 713 1717 721 684 385 527 960 10 182 8 249 28 611 20 842 1 367 535 1160 670 3-02
3-03. Fueloilpurchased (barrels). . 49 223 80 39 694 779 727 132 841 44 14 325 13 670 789 361 428 446 47 692 991 38 411 220 8-08
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours)...... 1 261 534 675 1 158 551 855 960 044 555 880 836 165 121 796 432 114 830 419 63 008 476 55 001 736 116 685 212 107 883 535 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ... .. .......... 18 244 000 19 868 112 5 576 889 6 071 875 599 710 717 672 1616490 1 684 206 10 450 911 10794 359 3-05
-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .......... ........ 93 112 576 71,274771 20427 315 14938 334 797 455 939 900 23 296930 17 015 101 48 590876 38 381 436 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coalpurchasedf.o. b.mines .. . ....... 15 845 721 $103 048 806 $71 221 553 $53 229 43 $7808686 $6 37 116 $24 352 521 19 559 284 $32 462 961 $24 122 923 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchased f. o. b. points other than mines. ... ...... 9 375 258 7123 355 3 185 655 2 268 749 (45 989 37 271 $106 116 (73 822 $6 037 498 $4743 513 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased. ............. 52 246 433 (38 272 585 1 525 860 1 493 943 (27 806 24 792 $1 366 509 9608 394 $49 326 258 $36 145 456 4-08
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. ..... .... 10389 287 9 532 639 17 813813 221534 692182 1 99 806 848 792 755 153 1034 500 (956 146 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased.. ................. 1 924 591 1 897 560 (707 338 714 497 155912 50 437 (239 947 238 675 (921 394 .893 753 4-0
4-06. Dieselfuel purchased .. ............ 4 795 206 53 399 827 i1 338 622 1812 014 $54 856 47 340 $1 298 453 (859 038 $2 103 275 (1 661 435 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). .124 .2 6 4 .13 .96 -
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). ........ .. ... ........a .52 .1 .4 4.41 *4.9 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). ...........1.06 8 .81 5-0
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . ... 0.824 0. 0.804 1 7 0.8874 0.8 -04
-05. Gasoline per gallon. . ......10.55 12.6 11.77 327.03 14.8 14.18 8.82 8.28 5-0
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . 5.154 655 5.5.57 5.05 4. 4.38 -06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): 4
-0. Coal per net ton. 2.99 92.67 3.29 (2.82 $2.77 $2.56 2.89 92.66 92.57 2.39 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. ...........0.92.09 51.55 -1.74 1.32 1.03 0.93 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ... 0.775 0.783A 0.7994 0.8124 0.3244 0.284 1.1.85 1.2464 0.8504 0.8514 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. ...........9.584 9.05. 11.904 10.904 10.464 9.3 ll~ 11.4 10.00o 8. 8. 10 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . .5.57 5 6.44 5.6.88 5.o 6.6 5.43 4.70 4.66-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ...........8 811 811 782 937 909 851 84o 88k 8 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 59.86 59.5935.22 47.0 72.25 77 59.76 597-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s. ..108 10 107 105 196 193 101 124 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). .. 7.8 7.6 8.4 8.2 6.0 6.3 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ........5.97 88 5.56 5.41 5.28 4.76 7.52 7.17 5.95 6.01 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)..... 735 25707 95 90781 750 747 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumedperl,000grosston-miles(CmdK&tWlu ldmivins i )-rafr*ai~ter : vi :
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ......122 118 123 118 88 83 127 127 126 121 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). 8.62 8.39 37.3 7.3 7.7 8.64 8.39 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .............29.94 29.57 25.43 25. 50.44 51.08- 32.32 30.97 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ... 119 115 121 116 89 85 126 126 119 115 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. ......18.0 17.7 17.8 17.3 16.7 17.1 16.8 16.9 19.5 19.4 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ..... .1.00 1.05 0.92 0.97 1.00 1.9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ..... .0.28 0.28 0.29 0.28 0.29 0. 0.29 0.28 0.7 0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 6 6 .6 .6 28.8 28.3 4.0 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) .. ... ....... 66 6. 58 4 6 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) .. ......0. .0.6 0.65 0.46 0.4 0.43 0.40 06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ........... 0.24 0.25 0.29 08 0.27 0.25 0.20 0. 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) ... 15.7 15.5 15.4 .9 16.2 16.3 15.6 15.1 15.9 16.3 -08


1 Includes the equivalent for quantities of ditillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
Siheludes 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.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-awitching hour by electric rail motor cars.
6Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor can.


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3 1262 08583 9461 BUREAU OP 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, 1943 AND 1942


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
JUNE 1943


1 T Y


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 882 and 894) .............
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394).. ..........
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 894) .......
1-07. Total .............
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 388, and 884),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. .. ....
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .....
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . .
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . ........
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ..........
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . ..
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent)........
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 894, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ........
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. ..
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ... .......
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ....
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)..... ....
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 895, and 896),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .........
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... ........
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours).. .....
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. ..
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)'. .......
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons).. . ...
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). . .
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). . .
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) .
8-03. 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 tra fuel and power (including freight ndand dling expenses):4
6-01. Coal per net ton. .. .....................
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. ......................
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .......
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . .
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. ........ . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .......
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ... ........
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... ... ....
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 ......
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .............
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). . ..
8. Fuel and power consumedperl,000grosston-mileCs(gmd cmlcimiWletBm)-milfficlUtm:
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
S E O


POCAHONTAS REGION


SI I' *, I _______________


I I I 1 I 1 111 -


$28 732 923
$ 9 549 683
$ 636 757
143 770
844 914
$ 45 285
$40 953 332

1 307 742
33 033 958
6 981 008
24 805
4 625 514
1 511
1 673 588
6 217 729
243 556 230
72 999 788
3 965
72 685
7 945 056
1 659 295
80 006 853
70 567 785
51 312 461
1 406 189
7 220 410
236 303
1 365
2 516 167
7 989 135
427 288
9 222 206
234 29'3 227
4 020 246
17 581 316
$19 731 787
$1 998 967
$10 295 138
$1 994 22C
$432 742
$918 369


$22 728 594
$ 6 708 584
$1 519 081
140 642
659 597
$37 341
$31 793 839

1 272 553
30 171 631
6 716 226
27 667
3 875 968
1 358
1 594 656
5 806 892
207 507 010
71 157 973
3 632
47 592
7 278 467
1 365 581
62 435 920
66 142 994
44 485 347
1 526 825
6 555 062
252 189
1 357
2 075 222
9 818 817
373 085
7 699 998
219 108 609
3 952 593
15 755 672
) 21 004 502
1 565 580
7 490 297
$1 846 791
398 835
1756 704


$15 073 465
$4 614.
$1 370 417
$38 184
$225 812
21 224
$16 33 7162

744 669
91 614
6 654 509
19 795
1 756 406
569
796 258

2 859 908

46 084 699
1 355
11 622
2 907 932
788 545
66 356 764
46 273 038
296 259
1 024 918
38 476
380
905 562
3 785 934
134 180
113 195
179 868 645
1 267 737
3 932 290
$9 777 370
$652 043
$238 768
$1 507 386
$162 325
$254 247


$11 872 749
(9 104
$1 25 290
$37 995
$153 365
$18 931
$13 377 434

731 697
153 488
6 386 115
20 616
1 469 417
581
774 296

2 762 348
21 611
44 500 401'
1 327
2 883
2 800 595
678 992
63 226 178
40 182 785
310 919
844 425
45 902
498
785 697
4 854 984
119 979
115 198
168 304 317
1 336 067
2 869 859
$10 657 163
$ 520 691
$224 529
$1 412 856.
165 604
165 680


$ 1 248 625
$48 280
3 505
6 852
$163
$1 307 425

62 007


6 388
7
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285 703

12 287 207
17

302 565
71 891
184 445
32 469
56 992
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73 425
392 378
2 772
3 296
18 550 809
159 323
63 38C
$1 047 977
$12 828
$6 315
$122 927
$14 572
$6 852


$1 150 024
$43 442
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$1 207 668

63 236


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322 213

14 156 628
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540 927
57 097
96 775
34 173
183 666
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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


$5 207 158
$166 985
$62 052
$6 510
$245 459
$5 162
$5 693 326

186 335
584 417
157 996
671 008
160
210 327
1 177 758
1 841 391
266
9 928
1 198 912
314 858
1 335 778

4933 951
56 953
2 775 724
97 714
118
392 241
1 519 826
4 797
77 331
10 994 576
289 074
4 292 499

$3 811 388
W17 272
$140 228
$149 916
$43 494
$251 169


$ 4 184 998
$125 174
$55 045
$5 307
$180 242
$3 645
$4 554 411

179 852
449 118
161 072
566 084
108
199 425
1 114 648
1 357 316
242
4 446
1 127 416
263 795
1 427 295

4 210 040
55 437
2 269 956
107 212
86
321 325
1 852 440
5 633
111 656
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340 576
4 010 410
$3 981 080
$17 593
$190 087
$140 920
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0.98
0.27
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$3.43
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0.8290
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101
6.5
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107
23.79
105
15.4
0.26
3.4
5.2
0.63
0.31
13.3


1 Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trans. Thee quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
2Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
3Based 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-witching hour by electric rail motor cars.
6Includes gasoline consumed per yard-awitching hoar by gasoline rail motor ca.


WESTERN DISTRICT


$7 203 675
$ 9 378 084
$156 008
(95 571
366 791
18 736
17 218 865

314 731
32 357 927
168 503
5 010
2 191 712
775
604 554
1 894 360
241714 839
14 627 882
2 327
51 135
3 535 647

484 001
78 671 075
4 026 576
105 472
1 020 508
3 362 776
100 113
863
1 144 939
2 290 997
285 539
9 028 384
24 879 197
2 304 112
9 293 147

$5 095 052
1 316 824
9 907 827
1213 991
212 351
406 101


ITEM
NO.


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

2-01
2-02
2-08
2-04
2-05
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-18
2-14
2-15
2-16
2-17
2-18
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
8-01
3-02
M-03
804
8-05
3-06
4-01
4-02
4-08
4-05
4-06


$5 520 823
$6 574 306
$135 304
$,94 306
314 988
$14 599
$12 654 326

297 768
29 569 025
169 039
7 051
1 833 466
662
557 215
1 607 684
206 128 083
12 500 944
2 044
40 263
3 009 529
365 697
61 008 625
2 820 041
92 522
1 126 296
3 257 015
99 075
770
908 389
2 520 088
245 897
7 470 441
20 664 852
2 135 276
8 684 736
$4 988 103
$1 019 856
$7 070 229
$184 151
$175 489
$ 378 018


1.98
14.15
0.95
8.220
4.350

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0.93
0.8684
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99
5.7
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102

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3.12
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12.69
1.63
1.2590


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71.9

6.90
717
116
7.04
115

15.7
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0.30

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0.2
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1.10
0.86
1.22i
0.37
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31.58
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17.2
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0.20
14.5


SOUTHERN REGION







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 SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE. 1943 AND 1942

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

1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
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). .. ...... $184 752 879 14.1701 351 $99 129 614 $74479 131 $8 677 725 6999118 $32713 303 $25977949 44232 237 $34245153 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). ...... $55 086 278 $40 348 523 $29 486 $51 212 1 242266 $721 117 53814 506 39 576 194 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). ...... $10072 148 $9 314 837 98 429 044 7 843 438 $335 858 $282 612 $414 80 $368 171 $892 442 $820 616 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and894). ........860 448 $871 365 $223 034 $233 079 18 493 19 457 $40 924 $39 625 $577 997 579 204 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) $5 285 162 $3 755 973 $1 430 989 895 315 $61 708 58 342 $1 569 198 $973 900 $2 223 267 $1 828 416 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) 273 880 $237 439 $133 314 113 617 1 107 1 136 $33 062 $25 266 $106 397 $ 97 420 1-06
1-07. Total ... ......................... $256 330795 $196 229 488 $109375481 $83 615 792 $9 094 891 $7 360 665 $36 013 577 28 106 028 $101 846 846 $77147003 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).. ............ 8 944 345 8 340 317 5 209 066 4 898 740 427 559 393 172 1 225 653 1 146 208 2 082 067 1 902 197 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ..... 209 892 198 189 075 224 592 493 1 160 859 4 297 520 3 298 298 205 002 185 184 616 067 2-02
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ....... 44 125 611 41 297 934 41 998 690 38 940 51 1 070 195 1 058 259 1 056 726 1 299 162 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . 152 062 179 919 120 149 131 114 1 91 48 805 2-04
2-05. Dieselfuel (gallons) .... .29 17 001 23 561 81 11 283 858 9 214 389 44 78 24 869 4 303 550 3 273 903 13 505 215 11 048 720 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 9 251 9 310 3 782 3 885 43 48 1 081 946 4 345 4 431 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. .11 253 478 10 537 869 5 538 70 5 169 246 430 625 394 924 1 81 105 1 261 565 3 903 048 512 134 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ...... 41 819 681 36 119 407 19 653 645 17 127 869 2 218 602 2 001 196 7 895 484 6 861 635 12 051 950 10 128 707 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. ... 1493 061 508 1 240 981 357 155 199 14 120 174 9 597 029 1 478 941 334 1 231 229 129 2-09
2-10. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours).. . ... 456 752 673 447 482 924 275 167 050 273 896 112 100 187 226 96 629 023 81 398 397 76 957 789 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 24 653 23 543 8 672 8 240 113 125 1 977 1 609 13 891 13 569 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent). .... 393 893 207 474 59 709 12 404 59 180 19 172 275 004 175 898 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. .......... 52 357 730 44 852 145 19 931 301 17 357 185 2 348 624 2 119 736 8 040 689 6 939 542 22 037 116 18 435 682 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394,395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .......10 601 419 8 629 772 5 100 623 4 315 135 451 473 335 326 2 068 267 1 743 097 2 981 056 2236 214 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). 495 628 195 375 815 056 11 357 801 9 344 985 484 270 394 366 470 071 2-15
2-16. Electriccurrentbylocomotives (kilowatt-hours). .. ... 434 565 333 390 898 247 411 035 992 373 219 072 1 158 905 347 067 22 370 436 17 332 108 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motorcar trains (kilowatt-hours). .. 54 836 831 305 069 745 320 359 434 276 128 175 33 778 617 28 446 445 698 780 495 125 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)'. ...... 8 605 272 9 245 140 1 717 407 1 960 493 175 793 209 953 358 089 398 731 6 353 983 6 675 963 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons).. ............ 46 506 834 39763 020 6684 568 5 184 206 816 457 1 105 698 17 773 913 12927 912 21 231 896 20545 204 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-cartrains (gallons) .. ........ 1 466 634 1 565 952 256 824 267 116 656 122 619 12 5553 688 679 024 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .... 9 256 9 127 2762 3 107 27 23 766 631 5701 5 366 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ..... 15 967 726 12 893 863 5 858 399 4 983 253 465 149 351 347 2 570 625 2 037 568 7 073 553 5 521 695 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). .. ......... 65 227 591 59 026 127 32 364 738 29 912 790 3 463 184 3 282 908 11 837 915 10 994 899 17 561 754 14835 530 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons)....... 2 518 001 2 090 806 818 565 647 939 12 954 9 825 33 408 26 475 1 653 074 1 406 567 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . 58 446 015 47 394 776 840 327 956 641 17 621 16 373 866 692 540 102 56 721 375 45 881 660 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchasedand produced (kilowatt-hours) .1 495 827 902 1 377 660 464 1 139 913 200 1 049 140 482 140 347 241 134 987 549 74 003 052 64 984 046 141 564 409 128 548 387 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . . 22 274 981 23 220 705 6 844 626 7 407 942 759 033 858 346 1 905 564 2024 782 12 765 758 12 929 635 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ... ..... 110 693 892 87 030 449 24 359 605 17 808 193 860 835 1 130 567 27 589 429 21 025 511 57 884 023 47 066 178 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o.b. mines. . . $155 577 506 $124 053 309 (80 998 922 $63 886 646 $8 856 663 $7 515 272 $28 163 908 $23 540 365 $37 558 013 $29 111026 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o.b.points other than mines . 11 374 225 $8 688 935 3 837 698 $2789 440 $58 817 $44 711 $123 388 91 415 $7 354 322 $5763 369 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased . .............. 62 539 571 $45 762 882 1 764 628 1 718 473 $34 121 $30 244 $1 506 737 $798 481 $59 234 085 $43 215 684 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. ............$12 383 507 $11 379 430 $9 321 199 $8 634 390 $815 109 *708 670 $998 708 3 896 073 $1 248 491 140 297 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . ............ $2 357 333 2 296 395 $869 663 $880 101 70 484 (59 974 283 441 3287 070 21 133 745 1 069 242 4-05
4-06. Dieselfuel purchased .. ............. .5 713 572 4 156 531 $1 592 866 $ 977 694 61 708 58 342 $1 549 622 81 061 042 2 509 376 $2 059 453 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) .. ......2.39 $2.102.50 $2.14 $2.56 2.29 2.38 $2.14 2.14.96 5-01
5-02. Coal pernet ton (otherpurchases) . .. .52 4.16 4.69 $4.31 4. 54 4.55 .6 3.45 4.45 t4.10 5
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 llons). .. ....... $1.07 0.97 2.10 $1.80 1.4 $1.851 4 $ $1.0 .9
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ...... 0.2 0.826 0.8184 O.2 0.51 0.525 1.350 1.379 0.882 0 .87 504
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. .0.581 9.89 12.71 11.88% 9.29% 6.99 914.870 14.18% 8.88 8.27 5--05
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . ........ 5.16 4.784 6.54 5.49 7.17 5.16 5.62 5.05 4.34 4.38 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):'
601. Coal per net ton. . ....... 3.01 $2.67 $3.31 32.83 $2.80 $2.56 $2.92 $2.66 $2.58 32.40 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .. 1.05 o.94 2. 1.63 1.75 $1.6 1.04 0.93 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . 0.78.i 0.786 0.8 00.815 0.33 0.2913 1.190 1.245 0.8046 0.85 6-0
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . 9.60 9.02% 11.880 10.97 10.52% 9.27% 11.439 9.94 8.82 8.36 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon . . 5.56% 5.094 6.830 5.827 7.170 5.16 6.05% 5.485 4.69 4.63 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 825 799 797 770 923 895 845 829 869 83 71
"es 59.32 )6.oo 76.92)59.22 56.841 7-02
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 5932 58.9 34.9846.71.7 76.925922 5881
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .... .... 107 106 106 105 191 18 101 120 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 7.7 7.5 .4 .1 5.9 6.2 7-04
7-05. Gallons of dieselfuel (diesellocomotives) . 5.9 5.82 5.47 5.34 5.16 4.77 7.42 7.12 5.89 5.95 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). 36 724 712 696 922 89 779 771 79 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000grosston-miles(odicnImclimmleu leds)-rdfIrill sime:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .......120 115 121 116 87 81 126 125 123 118 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fueloil (steam locomotives). . 8.50 8.27 3 97 7.27 7.65 8.51 8.28 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . ..29.57 28.89 25.14 2.7 50.7 50.5 32.18 30.68 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service).. .. 117 113 118 11 8 83 124 124 117 113 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .. ... .17.7 17.4 17.4 17.0 16.5 16.8 16.7 16.7 19.1 19.0 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ......0.99 1.04 0.91 0.97 0.99 1.04 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ..... .... 0.28 0.27 0.29 0.2 0.28 0.35 0.29 0.28 0.26 0.27 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .....3.6.63. 29.4 27.9 4.0 4.0 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). . 6.4.3 6.3 6. 6.4 5.8 4.7 9-05
-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) .0.50 0.4 0.66 0.64 0.46 0.48 0.4 0.42 0.47 0. 9-0
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ......0.24 0.25 0.29 0.28 0.26 0.25 0.20 0.24 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .. 15.4 15.3 15.0 14.7 16.0 16.2 15.5 15.0 15.7 16.1 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.
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.


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


U 5 GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1943 -0 540161


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Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

111IIIIIII lllll II1 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9610 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 JULY, 1943 AND 1942


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:'
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 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) .....
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ..... ......
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).5 6 ......
8. Fuel and power eonsumedpert,000grosston-miles(imdaimglnomotiemraidum)-riad feitlsie:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ........
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ............
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ........ .....
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). .....
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ......
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ......
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . .
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). .......
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) ......
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ......
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


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UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


rI I 1 I ______________


$29 584 329
i9 720 179
1 683 337
149 852
879 812
$46 377
$42 071 086

1 359 903
32 993 203
7 247 359
26 529
4 840 806
1 505
1 732 725
6 554 007
242 694 349
76 199 031
3 974
79 585
8 283 613
1 735 193
84 236 871
75 728 876
55 783 148
1 478 366
7 388 549
259 468
1 392
2 635 279
10 819 149
445 742
'9 707 600
247 490 982
4 060 100
19 162 068

$26 271 068
$ 2 035 193
$10 888 612
$2 052 674
(452 342
$998 034


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1 559 252
$148 520
724 702
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1 290 972
31 789 887
6 858 435
25 812
4 042 063
1 411
1 628 672
5 961 518
219 115 280
71 600 020
4 063
49 250
7 510 777
1 418 802
64 253 243
59 904 354
47 589 072
1 562 833
6 782 510
226 551
1 458
2 155 971
9 798 121
418 775
7 864 243
226 499 471
4 178 348
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6 938 519
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3 130 619
838 306
70 709 385
50 309 636
282 801
1 039 815
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134 265
107 291
188 495 779
1 314 925
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$40 592
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6 549 406
20 143
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2 794 871
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1 285
3 176
2 833 599
717 947
66 689 505
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318 456
887 722
46 167
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4 927 048
113 187
116 287
175 816 855
1 393 229
2 992 379
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058 730
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542 413
149 633
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206 467
1 172 125
1 961 338
393
10 657
1 194 849
321 740
1 477 381
5 378 570
58 546
2 923 219
116 232
121
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1 957 247
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122 145
10 977 463
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4 851 710
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I Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-05.
2 includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
S Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


(2.17
14.29
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CBaued on total coat of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.


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


Statement No. M-230 (08-E)
JULY 1943


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


ITEM
NO.


17 426 566
9 547 894
153 876
101 472
388 671
$16 130
$17 634 609

336 045
32 363 492
159 207
5 239
2 324 949
680
629 484
1 942 505
240 733 011
13 989 968
2 051
58 279
3 580 051
500 134
82 759 490
4 792 021
94 940
1 104 520
3 310 212
99 608
784
1 191 274
3 184 757
303 563
9 475 724
25 023 142
2 253 781
10 372 733
S7 122 338
1 383 490
1io 433 657
214 078
210 917
1456 14 4


5 820
956
$136
(99
$323
$16
$13 353


307 256
31 204 160
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
5 152 536
1 269 445
7 385 234
185 705
194 241
391 791


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2.14
3.58
$1.72
1.406
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2.70
1.76
1.226


781
72.85
167

6.57
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113
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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 1 SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY, 1943 AND 1942

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

1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942

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). (214 351 070 $165 068 824 1114 689 240 $86 648 219 $10 124 649 $8 125 491 $37 865 483 830 229 250 051 671 698 140 065 864 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). .64 814 457 47 451 102 $33 864 $57 674 -- 1 418193 4861 150 $ 3 362 400 $46532 278 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). ..11755485 $10874089 $9 839015 $9169 200 $394 588 $324 840 $475 564 5422 442 1 046318 $957 607 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) ..... ..... 010300 1020 553 $260 517 $273 671 $22005 *22 389 $48 309 $45 607 $679469 678 886 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) .......... 164 619 4 480716 $1 660 213 1 074 717 $ 71 699 $ 65 204 $1 821 124 $1 188 759 $2611 583 $ 2152 036 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 82 and 394) .. .. $320 257 $278795 $156922 1131 964 $1 351 1 360 $39 457 $31 913 122 527 $113 558 1-06
1-07. Total ............. ... .. $298 416 188 $229 174 079 $126 639 771 $97 355 445 $10 614 292 $8 539 284 $41 668 130 $32779 121 119 493995 $90 500 229 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)... .... .... 10 304 900 9 631 307 5 981 408 5 633 642 497 145 457 331 1 407 609 1 330 881 2 418 738 2209 453 2-01
2-02. Fueloil by steamlocomotives (gallons). ..... 242 885 401 220 865 111 679 791 1 275 076 4 839933 3769 808 237 365 677 215 820 227 2-02
2-08. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). ........ 51 372 970 48 156 369 48 937 209 45 489 919 1 219 828 1 217 638 1 215 933 1 448 812 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . ..........178 591 205 731 141 439 151 257 37 132 54474 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). .. . ......... 33 977 807 27 604 815 13119 803 10736 957 50 307 30 554 4 977 533 3 852922 15 830164 12984 382 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). . 10756 10721 4 389 4 392 51 56 1 291 1 174 5 025 5 099 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)... ...... 12 986 492 11 966 602 6 365 522 5 947 952 500 623 459479 1 587 572 1466 536 4 532 775 4092 635 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) -. .. ...... 48 375 710 42081 082 22737 606 19 922763 2 574 214 2 314 139 9067 609 7980469 13 996 281 11863711 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. 1 735 755 843 1 460096 637 173 282 16081 512 11 142 653 1719 674 3311 448 780702 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .. .......... 532 951 704 519 082 944 320783451 318 823 302 116 779 888 110820 788 95 388 365 89 438 854 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. 28 627 27 606 10 179 9 525 136 149 2 370 2044 15942 15 888 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ......... 473479 252 370 70359 15 580 69 837 25 027 333 283 211763 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. .......... 60643366 52 358724 23 062 117 20 190 807 2 726 718 2 451 359 9235 538 8 073 866 25 618993 21 642 692 2-13
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 894, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .... 12336835 10 048 613 5 939 025 5 033 086 526 486 395 162 2390 007 2 012 867 3481317 2607 498 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . .... 579 865 066 440 068 299 12 835 182 10 670 288 567 029 884 429 398 011 2-16
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) ...... 510 294 209 460 802 601 481 745 377 439 908 577 1 386 375 501 584 27 162 457 20 392 440 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 410 619 979 352 658 817 370669 072 319356 938 39157 187 32714328 793720 587 551 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)l. . 10083638 10812424 2000208 2278949 208 292 241 610 416 635 456782 7458 503 7 835083 2-18
2-19. Dieselfuelby locomotives (gallons). . 53 895 383 46545 530 7724 383 6 071 928 931760 1 196 514 20697 132 15 400 519 24 542 108 23 876 569 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trams (gallons).. . .. 1 726102 1792 503 300452 313 283 772354 725508 653296 753712 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent) 10 648 10 585 3 243 3 593 33 28 887 762 6485 6 202 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent) . .... 18 603 228 15049 897 6 820 437 5 813 702 542 359 413 005 2 975 478 2371 089 8 264954 6452 10 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchased f.o. b. mines (net tons). .......... 76046740 68824 248 37463405 34839 838 4 041 662 3805369 13795 162 12767 184 20746511 17411 857 8-01
3-02. Coalpurchased f.o. b. points other than mines (nettons). ....2 963743 2509 581 952 830 761 126 15 148 11 531 39 128 30 659 1 956 637 1706 265 -02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). .... .68 153 615 55 259 019 947 618 1 072 928 20 061 18 316 988 837 607 305 66 197 099 53 560 470 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours)...... 1 743 318 884 1 604159 935 1 328408979 1 224957 337 163 341 839 155079 866 84980515 74710751 166587 551 149411 981 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ............... 26 335081 27400 065 8 159 551 8 802 183 903 330 945 830 2 252 661 2 373 055 15019 539 15 278 997 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ............... 129 855 960 102 916 804 28 175 998 20800 572 982 067 1 227 068 32 441 139 24776738 68 256756 56112 426 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased .o.b. mines .1 ....... 181848 564 144 894756 03 853638 74 563 742 $10 67 996 $8 726 656 $32946579 $27340796 $44 680 351 34 2.63 562 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines ....... 13 409 418 10467 280 4 458 242 3 275 224 69 019 52 848 $144 345 106 394 $8737 812 $7032 814 4-02
4-03. Fueloilpurchased .. ..... 73 628 184 53 502 500 1 991 721 1 953 463 39 511 133 949 1 729 209 914170 $69 867 743 50 600 918 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. ... .4 436 181 13 263 377 $0 877 089 1 0089 292 944 481 $815 248 1 152 042 $1 032 835 1462 569 1 326 002 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased. ................2 8.09 675 42733 702 1042 839 1 064351 87 591 66 464 $334 583 $339 404 344 662 1 263 483 4-06
4-06. Dieselfuelpurchased. ...............6 711 610 4 986 730 1 842 807 1 180 671 71 699 565 204 $1 831 584 1 289 611 2 965 520 2 451 244 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 . ..39 2.11 2.51 2.14 2.57 2.29 2.9 2.4 12.151.97
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . 27 5 44 7 12 5-
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) .... . ..08 0.97 210 1.82 197 1.8 1.75 .51 1.6 0.94 -08
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt- our. .0.828 o.828 0.819 0.23 o.578 0.52 1354 127 o.887 6-04
5-05. Gasoline pr gallon... ................10.67 .98 12. 12.12.09i 9.700 7.010 14.85 14.30 8.9 8.27 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuel per allon. ......... 5.170 6.85 6.54% 5.687 7.305 5.3 5.65 5.20o 4.34 437 5--06
6. Unit costs f yard and tram fel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4.67
6-01. Coal per net ton .........2 2.67 .......31 2.281 $2.57 2.94 2.67 2.60 2. 6-01
6-02. Fueloiperbarrel. * 2.9 .6 1.76 .5 93 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour....... 078 0.78 0.. 0..334 0.92 1.18 1.2450 oho 0.005 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon 9.62 9.0 11.0 11.06 10.56. 9.27% 11.60 99. 988.84 8. .35 6-04
05. Diesel fue per gallon.. . 5:54 5.15 6.829 5.960 7.30~ 5.31! 6.02? 5.59 4.696 4.63 6-05
6-05. Dieselfuel per gallon.............................................
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. . .814 790 786 761 913887 36 822 858 833 -01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 58.79 5.3 34.66 44.71 71.50 76.39 58.69 5830 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s .106 6 105 104 186 185 98 115 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) .77 71.4 .1 5.8 5.9 7-04
7-05. Gallonsof diesel fuel (diesel locomotives).. .5.8 5.77 5.42 5.28 5.01 5 5 7.32 7.04 5.85 5.92 7-5
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).5 .. 726 716 702 687 911 86 763 731 729 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumedperl,00grosston-milels(oifcmdimelimesiedasn)--ifisavne: 11
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. 11 113 118 11 5 80 12112 730 151 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 8.1 3818 7.16 7.8 8.41 8.1 802
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). 29. 28.42 24.70 24 1 50.62 50.28 321 30 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ..... 111 116 2 1 2 11 1 8-0
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile--road passenger service: 18 9-01
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 17.4 17.2 17.1 16.7 163 16.6 166 16.6 18.
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 0.98 1.03 0.91 0.97 0.9 1.0 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . 0.27 0.2 0.28 0.27 0.2 0.34 0.29 0.28 0.26 0.26 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). 29.7 22.3 3.9 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) o.. . .2 4.s9-
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). 0.50 .48 0.65 0.64 0.46 0.480. 0.2 0.0.45 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). 0.2 0.24 0.29 0.27 0.26 0.24 0.20 0.23 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) . 15.2 15.1 14.8 4.4 15.9 16.0 15.4 15.0 15.4 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.
2Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
IBased 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.


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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 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) . .
-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)..... ..
-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 trams (gallons) ....
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ..
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . ..
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons). .. .. ....
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) .
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ................
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). .
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) ... ......
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .... ......
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines . ........
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines.. . ..
4-03. Fuel oil purchased ............
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced ... ... ...
4-05. Gasoline purchased. . ...........
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . ..........
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases).. ...... ...
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . .
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .........
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .......
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . ...........
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . .
6. Unit costs of yard and tram fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):
6-01. Coal per net ton ............
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel ............
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . ...........
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . ..
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .............
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ... .....
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)5 ....
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) ..
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives).. . .
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s 6 ......
8. Fuel and power consumed per l,000grosston-miles(Cmdadi lo Mtcm leand rs)-roldfrighdl sikt:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ........
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ............
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)..............
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service).. .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives).. . ..
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .......
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). .......
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . .
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ......
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). .


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


UNITED STATES


$30 291 266
9 554 998
S692 580
(149 670
923 271
$49 505
$42 661 290

1 402 213
32 429 902
7 289 103
28 111
4 927 007
1 624
1 775 299
6 746 242
240 614 477
77 087 778
4 022
81 897
8 467 984
1 777 666
82 781 550
75 879 224
54 228 265
1 411 905
7 752 097
240 117
1 428
2 675 559
10 975 953
415 650
9 304 286
248 076 731
4 047 250
20 077 605

$26 643 804
$1 927 542
$10 444 423
$2 058 706
$442 288
$1 021 204


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


*1II I I _______________


*1 'I _ _I I I I


$24 56 353
17 317 322
1 563 402
147 651
779 107
141 674
$34 05 509

1 317 024
j2 043 562
6 756 779
28 297
4 261 813
1 520
1 662 123
6 196 989
224 601 540
72 782 460
3 774
54 067
7 784 759
1 460 136
68 789 288
71 904 780
46 543 559
1 545 942
7 213 098
234 659
1 379
2 238 420
9 619 952
391 935
8 482 355
228 589 357
4 331 321
15 747 214

$20 532 996
1 680 684
8 203 300
1 890 126
$455 334
$815 185


$15 822 693
$4 678
$1 413 123
$35 690
$232 937
$26 257
$17 535 378

807 029
94 183
6 964 847
22 668
1 857 504
716
863 058

3 198 119
46 045 043
1 577
11 500
3 246 322
863 884
7 0 789 272
48 784 452
253 660
1 093 199
38 158
500
987 24.1
5 665 558
129 500
133 152
187 408 698
1 279 022
3 827 174

$14 108 606
:597 803
292 153
$1 556 027
1164 691
250 634


$12 506 201
$4 810
$1 325 224
$41 480
$195 381
$19 643
$14 092 739

745 472
115 372
6 440 608
20 862
1 608 631
567
791 868

2 876 045
44 677 318
1 345
3 71C
2 915 182
738 275
68 681 081
41 899 054
321 51E
965 919
40 531
50E
852 96E
4 795 29
108 04C
125 571
175 676 705
1 295 696
3 052 03C

$10 514 91
$472 52C
$251 345
$1 449 075
1172 30E
$201 276


$1 457 799
$56 785
3 293
8 760
$240
$1 526 877

69 121


7 164
8
69 617

352 966
16 419 979
20
374 857
81 265

238 769
30 005
114 460
5
83 421
511 877
2 229
3 027
22 900 484A
120 432
121 624
$1 339 605
$10 270
$ 6 907
$127 865
$13 184
$8 760


$1 189 366
$42 532
3 373
9 748
$205
$1 245 224

65 388


5 954
7
65 801
332 230
15 039 137
21
351 441
62 504
138 407
34 131
122 018
5
64 65u
453 925
1 728
2 671
21 171 139
152 738
127 972

$1 051 712
(8 267
15 203
$110 9983
$10 757
$9 748


$5 253 945
$167 016
$63 205
$6 405
$265 584
$5 790
$5 761 945

186 911
552 532
151 153
699 638
181
212 623
1 177 528
1 832 208
33i
10 725
1 199 490
332 149
1 420 310
5 371 064
56 908
2 979 613
104 666
122
414 847
1 771 67
4 292
117 497
11 391 74
339 918
4 143 795

$4 379 75
$18 67
$213 928
$152 694
149 475
$240 201


$4 407 084
$151 403
$56 045
$5 561
$239 098
$6 139
$4 865 330

184 651
508 144
145 637
643 726
222
207 151
1 156 325
1 809 421
370
8 139
1 175 604
278 111
1 542 796
4 519 547
55 070
2 685 596
113 373
128
350 412
1 730 862
4 786
119 322
10 022 902
398 412
4 101 320
$3 783 3: 9
$15 646
$196 364
38 459
662 495
$234 564


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101
7.7



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2710

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0.26
3.7
0!47
0.23
14.0


4.29
0.97
0.827
10.51
5.18%

(2.79
3o.94
9.190
5.51V

736
55-39
101
7.7
5.60
667



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15.8
0.98
0.26

3.5
0.1481
0.21
114.1


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4.62
12.19
0.830,
12.88%
6.55%

$3.25
(2.09
0.8190
12.52%
6.754%

731
34.50
100
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107
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105
15.3
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4.37
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13.30%
6.59%

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11.75
0.8200
11.8W
6.96%

705
34.41
101
S.6
5.05
633
103
22.47
101
15.2
0.25
3.5
5.0
0.64
0.25
13.2


2.62
4.61
2.28
o.558
1o.95%
7.20o
$2.90
0- 34
0.341%
10.970
7.200

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76

49.85
78
14.9

0.34
27.7
0.44
14.8


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0.524
7.62%
$2.58
0.280%
9.88%
7.62%

832


7.12
833
74
48.13
76
15.6
0.29
17.6
0.48
15.3
15-3


2.47
4.35
1.82
1.340%
14.55%
5.80s
3.10
1.894
1.145
11.265
6.o08
808
72.66
158
6.95
743
116
6.37
115
15.4
0.85
0.28

0.44
0.26
14.6


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


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

i1iIIIIIIII lIIIII11111111 IIlllIIII I111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9917 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, 1943 AND 1942


C *I *I C


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
AUGUST 1943


WESTERN DISTRICT


ITEM
NO.


:7 756 829
(9 383 304
159 467
104 282
415 990
$17 218
$17 837 090

339 152
31 783 187
173 103
5443
2 362 701
719
630 001
2 017 629
238 782 269
14 622 756
2 094
59 672
3 647 315
500 368
81 361 240
4 851 183
72 749
1 071 332
3 564 825
97 293
801
1 190 050
3 026 844
279 629
9 050 610
26 375 800
2 307 878
11 985 012
6 815 842
1 300 794
9 931 435
222 120
214 938
521 609


r6 153 702
7 161 109
$139 601
$97 237
$334 880
$15 687
$13 902 216

321 513
31 420 046
170 534
7 435
2 003 502
724
597 303
1 832 339
222 792 119
13 065 955
2 038
42 218
3 342 532
381 246
67 246 492
3 085 292
124 958
1 135 223
3 439 565
80 755
738
970 384
2 639 867
277 381
8 234 735
21 718 611
2 484 425
8 465 892
5 183 037
1 184 251
7 750 386
191 594
209 774
369 597


2.19
3.27
1.65
1.;381
15.69
5.72%

2.72
1.201
10.10
6.160

780
73.35
153
6.93
722



114
15.6
0.92
0.29
5.5
0.22
14.5


2.25
4.65
0.842
9.315
*.35

(2.71
1.12
4.82 o

786
55.16
90
6.0
5.62
677

7.83
31.03
103
17.0
0.90
0.25


0.46
0.19
14.2


1.96


4.37%



8.33%
2.45



55.29
88as
6.0
5.73
682

7.74
28.83
102
17.2
0.98
0.24
4.0
6.6
0.45
0.17
14.8


are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-065.








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Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1943 1942 194 1943 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 882 and 894).. ....
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 882 and 894). ......
1-08. Electric current (Accounts 883, 884, 895, and 896). ....
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 882 and 894) ................
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 882 and 894). ... .... .. .
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 882 and 894)...... .......
1-07. Total . . ... .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 882, 888, and 884),
2-01. 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 894, 395, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ........
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... .......
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ........
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent)...... ....
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 894, 895, and 896),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ........
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .......
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). ..
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. ... ..
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons). .....
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .......
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons)... ......
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent). ......
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) ...... .....
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). ....
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ..........
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ...
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .......... .......
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ... . ....
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. .. . ......
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines. ......
4-08. 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:
6-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases).................
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . ......
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . ........
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. ....................
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. ....... .
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (including freight and hnd dling 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). ... .....
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)s. .....
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) .
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .......
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives). ...........
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000groerton-miles (ifihllcmwimnldnd)--raIWidh ie:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .......
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .
8-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . .
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ...
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile--road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .......
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ....
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .....
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .......
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . .
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) . .
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ......
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$244 655 566
74 369 455
13 448 065
1 162 098
7 090 105
$369 762
4341 095 051

11 707 614
275 315 303
58 662 073
206 702
38 904 814
12 380
14 762 295
55 123 350
1 976 370 320
610 039 482
32 64 9
555 376
69 112 747
14 114 599
662 646 616
586 173 433
464 848 244
11 492 543
61 647 480
1 966 219
12 076
21 278 825
87 022 433
3 379 334
77 457 901
1 991 395 615
30 382 331
149 933 565
$208 492 478
15 336 758
84 072 606
16 494 887
$3 251 963
17 732 812


42.10
.54
.09
0.8280
10.710
5.16
1 .02
.07
0.782
9.710
5.55%
807
58.i
7.7
5.60
720
n6
8.32
28 8
3
17.1
0.97
0.27

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0.49
0.4
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$189 325 177
54 768 425
(12 437 491
1 168 204
$ 5 259 623
$320 468
$263 279 588

10 948 331
252 908 673
54 913 148
234 028
31 866 628
12 240
13 628 725
48 278 071
1 684 698 177
591 865 404
31 380
306 437
60 143 483
11 508 749
508 857 587
532 707 381
399 202 376
12 358 366
53 758 628
2027 162
11 964
17 288 317
78 444 200
2 901 576
63 741 373
1 832749 292
31731 386
118 664 018
$165 427 752
12 147 964
61705 60C
15 153 503
(3 194 568
15 801 915




L.997
0.8270
10.070
4:.89

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80.94
0.788%
9.0
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58.03




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$130 512 796
$38 542
$11 252 138
$296 207
$1 893 150
$183 179
$144 176 012

6 788 453
773 974
55 902 056
164 107
14 977 307
5 105
7 228 599

25 935 706
366 828 494
11 756
81 859
26 308 420
6 802 909
552 534 649
419 453 524
2 250 868
8 817 582
338 610
3 743
7 807 618
43 128 962
1 082 33C
1 080 77C
1 515 817 677
9 438 572
32 003 172
$107 962 354
15 056 045
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$12 433 116
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0.64


1 include the equivalent for quantitieof distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. Thee quantities are included with diesel fuel incomputing item 6-05.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cot of all fuel and power purchased nd produced during the period of report.


$99 154 420
$62 484
$10 494 424
$315 151
$1 270 098
$151 607
$111 448 184

6 379 114
1 390 448
51 930 527
172 119
12 345 588
4 959
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22798 808
173 282
363 500 620
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19 29C
23 105 969
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
1198 504
1 400 634 042
10 097 879
23 852 602
685 078 660
3 747 744
2 204 808
11 538 367
1 236 659
1 381 947





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5.790
l2.84
1.68
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112
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110
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$451 373
(25 298
(80459
$1 591
$12 141 16S

566 266


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570 240
2 927 18C
133 199 867
156
3 101 575
607 751
1 625 144
238 297
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36
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4 553 539
17 377
23 088
186 242 322
1 023 762
1 103 691
$11707 601
679 289
$46 416
$1 072 346
$100 775
$80 459


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0.5760
9.684
7.29%
(2.82
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904


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902
84

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$567 372
25 762
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$1 565
$9 784 508

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63
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2 646 369
125 859 975
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457 666
639 991
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1 318 532
32
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1 098 618
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$9 778 36E
$61 115
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$1 585 209
$538 76S
$54 714
$2 086 708
$45 247
$47 430 075

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5 392 465
1 370 981
5 677 171
1 472
1 800 195
10 245 137
17 913 72C
2 701
80 562
10 435 02E
2 722 156
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44 528 251
473 543
23 676 745
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1 009
3 390 325
15 566 836
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1 106 334
96 372 264
2 592 57
36 584 934
$37 326 33C
$163 02C
1 943 137
1 304 736
$384 058
$2 071 785


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1 012 553
$478 487
$51 168
$1 427 857
(38 052
$37 644 451

1 515 532
4 277 952
1 363 275
4 496 648
1 396
1 673 687
9 136 794
12 952 074
2 414
33 166
9 249 470
2 290 978
12 213 084
37 233 875
511 852
18 086 115
838 881
890
2721 501
14 498 046
35 445
726 627
94 733 653
2771 467
28 878 058
$31 124 125
$122 040
1 110 534
1 171 294
$407 231
$1 524 175


1.3820
14.69
5.284

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(1.44
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76.01
181

7.02
758
122
7.41
121
16.5
0.96
0.28
6.2
0.42
0.24
14.9


4Based on total coat of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-witching hour by electric rail motor can.
*Includes gasoline consumed per yard-witching hour by gasoline rail motor car.


(59 440 894
72 745 704
$1205 785
$785 879
$3 029 788
$139 745
$137 347 795

2 758 375
269 148 864
1 389 036
42 595
18 192 865
5 744
5 163 261
16 015 327
1 958 456 600
110 011 121
18 036
392 955
29 267 724
3 981 783
648 391 124
32 013 640
866 469
8 529 835
28 106 933
750 589
7 286
9 455 102
23 773 095
2 236 207
75 247 709
192 963 351
17 327 417
80 241 768
51 496 193
10 038 404
79 799 177
1 684 689
1559 600
3 487 128






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0.8730



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1.06
0.8360
8.94
4.71





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118
8.33
31.99
113

0.97
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15.3
0.47
0.20
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(46 219 566
53 693 388
$1 097 208
$776 123
$2 486 916
$129 244
$104 402 445

2 530 966
247 240 273
1 619 346
61 909
14 987 884
5 822
4 689 938
13 696 100
1 671 572 821
102 504 809
17 926
253 981
24 985 224
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
61795 255
171 130 592
17 763 422
64 578 318
$39 446 599
$8 217 065
$58 351 306
(1 517 596
1 473 257
2 820 841


0.94
0.887%
8.29%
4.370
(2.41
0.93
0.855
8.35%
4.620
825
57.90
111
5.9
723
114
8.11
30.16
109
18.5
1.02
0.26
4.0
5.0
0.45
0.22
15.7


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

2-01
2-02
2-08
2-04
2-05
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-18
2-14
2-16
2-16
2-17
2-18
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
8-01
3-02
3-03
8-04
3-06
8-06
4-01
4-02
4-08
4-04
4-05
4-06
.I-


U S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1943-0-540161


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, 1943 AND 1942




j-r6i6T7-e- 3 S 0 U UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


III!llIIIIIl lIIIIIillllll||llII|llII |||lll
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND 8TATISITC8


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
SEPTEMBER 1943


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, 1943 AND 1942


ITEM


', I


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, 884, 395, and 396). ....
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) .... ............
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 894). ..............
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . .
1-07. Total . . ... .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 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 consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 89, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... ........
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours).. .. ...... ... ..
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons--coal equivalent) ....
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 895, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .........
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . .
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .....
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .......
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)'.. .. .
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives gallonss . .
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trams (gallons). .... ..
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .....
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:
3-01. Coal purchased f.o. b. mines (net tons).... . .
3-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines (net tons). ....
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .. . .
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ...
3-05. Gasoline purchased gallons). .... ........ .
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons).. .
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. .... .....
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines. .
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . .
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. ..... .
4-05. Gasoline purchased. ............ .
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. ............ .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). .......
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ...........
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . ........
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ..........
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. ...........
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon . . .
6. Unit costs of yard and tram fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses):4
6-01. Coal per net ton . .............
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . ...
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ......
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . .
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. ..... .....
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. ........
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)- .
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) .....
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .......
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s .
8. Fuel and power consumed prl,000grosston-mles(dar ml cim mdl s)--rdkfleserin:
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) .


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


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WESTERN DISTRICT


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ITEM
NO.


$24 662 668
7 462 273
$1 597 515
141 080
:777 102
$40 987
$34 701 625

1 331090
31 914 006
6 726 944
25 303
4 329 748
1 421
1 676 605
6 299 028
227 763 718
77 122 376
3 757
53 274
7 910 747
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
9 760 098
427 529
8 130 947
227 755 142
4 294 999
16 301 151
$20 778 886
7 897 651
1 922 876
:452 856
838 2851


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

2-01
2-02
2-08
2-04
2-05
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-18
2-14
2-15
2-16
2-17
2-18
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
8-01
8-02
8-08
8-04
8-06
8-06
4-01
4-02
4-08
4-04
4-05
4-06


$30 257 172
I9 447 802
1 680 975
1145 542
$913 362
$48 821
$42 493 674

1 397 129
31 375 814
7 069 434
29 737
4 972 901
1 523
1 768 467
6 750 218
239 728 594
76 100 862
4 017
88 368
8 479 609
1 749 613
80 628 086
75 091 011
52 616 063
1 368 695
7 239 616
237 169
1 312
2 615 990
10 452 170
399 861
9 287 657
246 517 786
4 080 416
19 275 698
$25 997 605
$1 900 011
$10 306 570
$2 037 192
$459 060
$1 015 245


#6 577 675
7 313 618
$ .46 283
593 499
$336 295
$16 646
$14 484 016

334 212
31 386 106
204 914
4 248
2 060 871
700
611 278
1 965 949
226 079 375
13 486 108
2 170
39 900
3 496 205
408 247
70 315 511
3 431 711
109 076
1 076 361
3 455 998
108 529
911
1 019 228
2 760 111
307 299
7 893 805
22 741 078
2 348 136
8 772 969
5 391 517
1 330 983
7 474 350
198 470
205 195
386 113


$15 664
$4
$1 396
$34
$238
$26
$17 365


800 542
92 750
6 696 680
24 722
1 885 670
691
858 933
3 147 988
44 219 279
1 554
12 368
3 195 524
852 451
70 232 509
47 485 423
253 048
1 048 376
47 968
499
973 225
5 153 776
120 332
123 740
185 080 084
1 301 189
3 876 087

$1 995 788
i583 711
S266 965
$ 527 738
I166 492
(253 510


$12 527 647
$4 485
$1 349 459
$38 185
$199 181
19 371
$14 138 328

748 458
117 549
6 370 564
21 055
1 642 063
558
794 972
2 864 281
48 414 206
1 262
6 184
2 908 452
743 481
64 663 816
41 723 928
307 161
959 967
43 775
551
854 760
4 773 67-5
112 694
116 937
175 355 069
1 468 086
3 334 661

$10482 368
488 898
(230 205S
$1 474 082
186 561
$213 454


$1 463 507
$57 090
33 261
6 825
$254
$1 530 937

70 197


11 401
7
70 983
353 459
15 901 430
22
374 033.
80 087
230 441
29 137
85 178
5
81 923
559 499
2 204
3 049
22 463 296
134 109
96 579
(1 466 074
$10 178
$6 946
$130 380
$12 218
$6 825


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0.826
11.25
P.27
11.2



0.79
10.1
5.56
776
55.30o
100
8.0
5.68
691
110
7.83
27.71
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0.26
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15.B


SIncludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by g-electric motor-car train These quantities a included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-06.
SInclude all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other ue.
SBased on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


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1.60
0.8371
112
6.7

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104
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2.62
4.62
2.28
0.580o

7.07
$2.91

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11.19%
7.07%
677


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49.94
79
15.3
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7.52%
$2.59
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7.:
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5.62
2.72
1.71
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11.600
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781
72.40
165
6.874
723
116
6.94
115
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0.28
5.8
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0.26
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100
2.80
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4 Based no total cost of fuel and power oonaamsd regardless of when purchased.


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


$1 206 643
$45 246
$2 561
*11 408
$207
$1 266 065

65 527


6 428
8
65 973
332 450
15 222 062
20
352 220
68 307
159 472
27 378
145 298

S
70 609
487 433
1 825
2 292
19 258 984
166 398
151 726
$1 120 562
:8 667
4 427
$108 976
11 469
11 408


$5 185
$158
$59
$7
$260
$5
$5 676


178 966
507 791
153 721
717 269
144
205 675
1 174 207
1 747 129
301
11 392
1196 299
327 163
1 389 520
5 026 667
59 206
2 871 360
96 829
101
407 687
1 730 845
7 525
119 199
11 367 219
347 913
5 189 785
$4 269 880
$23 833
(212 983
(150 968
$52 541
$299 366


$4 370
$144
$56
$6
$230
4
$4 813


182 893
410 351
151 466
620 386
155
204 382
1 136 348
1 684 343
305
7190
1 153 869
285 898
1 442 077
4 585 583
58 946
2 585 200
113 461
105
356 843
1 738 879
5 711
117 913
10 400 011
312 379
4 041 795
(3 784 441
$18 599
6188 665
6141 348
$49 625
$227 310


7 943 905
19 285 352
168 036
100 244
407 119
$16 722
$17 921 378

347 424
30 775 273
219 033
5 015
2 358 561
681
632 878
2 074 564
237 981 465
15 980 153
2 140
64 608
3 713 753
489 912
79 238 566
4 628 061
103 973
1 027 304
3 234 702
92 372
707
1 153 155
3 008 050
269 800
9 041 669
27 607 167
2 297 205
10 113 247
265 863
1282 289
819 676
228 106
227 809
455 544


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISIfCS


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


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER, 1943 AND 1942

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

1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 194) 1942 1943 1942


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 894). ...
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 883, 384, 395, and 396). .......
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 882 and 394)..... ................
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). .... .............. .
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 894) .....
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, 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) .
2-18. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalnt).... .....
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 895, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . ....
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .. .......
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .....
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. ..
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)' ............
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons).. ......... ......
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trans (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:
3-01. Coal purchased f.o. b. mines (nettons). ..... ........
3-02. Coal purchased f.o. b. points other than mines (net tons). ...
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). .
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ...
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .... ......
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased o. b. mines.. .......
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines ....
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. .. .. .
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. .. . .
4-05. Gasoline purchased. .........
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. .. . ..........
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
&-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases).......
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases).........
&-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 tran 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)5 ..
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives). ..
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .. .......
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s 6 ......
8. Fuel and power consumedper 1,000grosaton-miles(Cmdin~cmeirmsl)-rir.l 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) .


$275 427 643
83 816 720
15 129 040
(1 307 640
8 002 798
$418 582
$384 102 423

13 104 257
306 669 559
65 731 507
236 439
43 877 715
13 903
16 530 278
61 873 568
2 216 098 914
686 140 344
36 666
643 744
77 592 357
15 864 212
743 274 702
661 264 444
517 464 307
12 861 238
68 887 096
2 203 388
13 388
23 894 815
97 478 174
3 779 195
86 745 558
2 237 913 401
34 462 747
169 209 266
$234 489 983
$17 236 769
194 379 177
518 532 078
(3 711 023
38 748 057


$214 007 846
$62 230 785
14 035 006
(1 309 284
6 036 926
$361 456
$297 981 303


54 577 099
1 912 461 895
668 987 780
35 137
359 711
68 054 230
13 014 682
580 615 175
600 962 380
445 620 963
13 828 212
60 905 091
2 292 927
13 536
19 589 757
88 204 298
3 329 105
71 872 083
2 060 504 434
36 026 385
134 965 170
$186 206 639
13 995 111
69 603 037
17 076 379
$ 3 647 224
$6 640 201


$146 177 276
$42 936
$12 648 646
$ 331 170
$ 2 131 637
$209 648
$161 541 313

7 588 508
tb66 714
62 598 736
188 829
16 862 977
5 796
8 087 045
29 083 694
411 047 773
13 310
94 227
29 503 944
7 655 360
622 767 158
466 938 947
2 503 916
9 865 958
386 578
4 242
8 780 843
48 286 309
1 202 662
1 204 510
1 700 897 761
10 739 762
35 879 262

$120 958 042
55 639 756
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13 960 853
$1 374 022
$2 346 95C


$111 682 068
$66 970
$11 843 883
$353 336
$1 469 279
$170 978
$125 586 514

7 127 572
1 507 997
58 301 091
193 174
13 987 651
5 517
7 534 792
25 663 089
173 282
411 914 826
12 132
25 474
26 014 442
6 514 842
573 253 474
402 979 920
2 907 628
7 997 814
397 589
4 652
7 521 430
44 408 811
981 920
1 315 204
1 575 989 111
11 565 965
27 187 264

$95 561 026
Z 4 236 642
S2 434 603
$13 012 449
: 1 423 226
1 595 401


$13 045 955
$508 463
$28 559
$87 284
$1 845
$13 672 106

636 463


68 872
66
641 221
3 280 639
149 101 297
178
3 475 608
687 838
1 855 585
267 434
1 131 398
43
707 703
5 113 038
19 581
26 137
208 705 619
1 157 871
1 200 270
$13 173 675
$89 467
$53 364
$1 202 726
$112 993
$87 284


$10 521
$412
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$1
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588 246


42 936
71
591 253
2 978 819
141 082 037
190
3 155 020

525 973
799 463
303 119
1 463 830
38
548 270
4 746 727
15 084
23 279
195 509 989
1 265 016
1 506 766
$10 898 930
$69 782
$43 579
$ 1 035 222
S88 690
186 360


$48 304 707
$1 743 266
$598 110
$61 788
$2 3-46 967
$50 623
$53 105 461

1 773 487
5 900 256
1 524 702
6 394 44
1 616
2 005 871
11 419 344
19 660 84
3 002
91 954
11 631 327
3 049 319
15 645 012

49 554 918
532 749
26 548 105
973 849
1 110
3 798 012

17 297 682
50 945
1 225 533
107 739 483
2 940 492
41 774 719
$41 596 210
$186 853
$2 156 120
$1 455 704
$436 599
$2 371 151


$39 007 037
$1 156 723
$535 014
$58 003
$1 658 076
$42 815
942 457 668

1 698 426
4 688 303
1 514 741
5 117 034
1 551
1 878 070
10 273 142
14 636 417
2 719
40 356
10 403 339
2576 876
13 655 161
41 819 458
570 798
20 671 315
952 342
995
3 078 344
16 236 925
41 156
844 540
95 133 664
3 083 846
32 919 853
$34 908 566
$140 639
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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.
SBased on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


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4 Based on total coat of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased. U S GOVERNMENT PRINTING GErICE443 0 540161


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


67 899 705
82 030 518
$1 373 821
$886 123
$3 436 910
$156 466
$155 783 543

3 105 799
299 902 589
1 608 069
47 610
20 551 426
6425
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18 089 891
2 196 438 065
125 991 274
20 176
457 563
32 981 478
4 471 695
727 629 690
36 641 701
970 442
9 557 13
31 341 635
842 961
7 993
10 608 257
26 781 145
2 506 007
84 289 376
220 570 538
19 624 622
90 355 015
$58 762 056
$11 320 692
$89 618 852
1 912 79
1 787 409
3 942 672


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$1 243 491
$869 622
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$145 891
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1 824 260
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1 897 652 196
115 990 917
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1-02
1-03
1-04
1-05
1-06
1-07

2-01
2-02
2-08
2-04
2-06
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-18
2-14
2-15
2-16
2-17
2-18
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
8-01
8-02
3-08
8-04
3-05
3-06

4-01
4-02
4-08
4-04
4-05
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1111111111111 II 111 1111l I11111 I I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9628 BUREAU OP 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 OCTOBER, 1943 AND 1942


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
OCTOBER 1943


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
.......- UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
.(yToP ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGIONTEM
I._ __(____.NO.
1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942
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 ).. ... $ 32762 376 $26 923 373 $16715 998 13 580 367 1 603 698 $1 3144 440 75681$5 40 4762 7 272359 1-01
1-02. Fueloil forsteamlocomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). 10065 548 8 205 336 $4 439 $5 247 $155 253 $142 241 $9 905 856 8 057 848 1-02
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). ..... $1 728 209 1 635 859 $1 431 343 $1 369 229 $57 942 $46 757 $67 271 $62 201 171 653 $157 672 1-03
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). .... . .151 650 $145 021 $ 36 993 41 300 3 358 2 776 $6 676 $ 5 756 104 623 $95 189 1-04
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394)..............1 ..011 982 $827 991 $263 809 $ 212 637 16 936 8 789 $297 571 $252 066 $443 666 $354 499 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ............$ 50 293 $44 409 26 463 $21 641 $286 $203 66 761 $ 6 256 16 783 $16 309 1-06
1-07. Total $4........................ 45 770 058 37 781 989 $18 479 045 15 230 421 1 672 220 $1 372 966 $6 157 823 $5 224 726 $19 460 971 15 953 876 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 884),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons)......... .... 1 497 390 1 460 490 851 808 823 596 79 420 72 172 195 461 200 236 370 701 364 486 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. ...... 33 773 234 34 754 491 97 397 125 322 538 635 422 708 33 137 202 34 206 461 2-02
2-03. Electriccurrent (kilowatt-hours). . 7 465 597 7 049 532 7 061 525 6 723 982 165 940 167 177 238 132 158 373 2-03
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . ............ 3.2 275 29 946 27 012 25 178 5 263 4 768 2-04
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). ....... . 5 349 982 4 673 184 2 054 794 1 775 203 10 567 6 414 747 848 682 893 2 536 773 2 208 674 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .... .1 620 1 541 686 601 9 7 231 193 694 740 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent)... ..... 1 896 113 1 835 576 914 633 873 563 80 149 72 616 223 479 222 660 677 852 666 737 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ........... 7 295 824 6 898 644 3 350 271 3 112 102 585 436 365 079 1 285 377 1 259 857 2 274 74 2 161 606 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil bysteam locomotives (gallons)... ..... 255 313 704 250 687 444 1 627 665 1 654 741 253 686 039 249 032 705 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. ............... 81 957 125 81 170457 48 528 219 49 416 488 16 812 808 16564869 16616090 15189 00 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 4 141 3 844 1 6 5 1 2 11 51 24 2 7 2 077 2-11
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) . 99 018 57 314 14 300 9 929 13 981 7 524 70 737 39 861 2-12
2-13. Total (equated net ton--coal equivalent)... ... ....... 9 144 854 8 669 959 3 403 376 3 160 931 408 011 386 177 1 309 424 1 277 627 4 024 043 3 845 224 2-13
quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 894, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ............. 1 854 050 1 582 059 898 956 778 126 84 394 72 587 345 031 300 595 525 669 430 751 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ........ 85 732 174 76 824 279 1 382 149 1 392 141 84 350 025 75 432 138 2-15
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .. 77 6 773 778 70 092 375 71 463 981 66 242 359 173 595 266 20 5 136 202 3 583 596 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .. .... 56 428 281 50 520 740 51 104 132 45 691054 5 218549 4 740932 105 600 88754 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons). .... 1 418 628 1 526 730 270 160 332 305 30 649 29 265 58 101 52 329 1 059 718 1 112 831 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons).. . 7 754 799 7 461 927 1052 324 938 690 89 388 111 686 3129 113 2 952491 3 483 974 3 459060 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trams (gallons) .. ..... 251 204 243 258 43 622 20 2 4 92 49 98 072 115 13 101 56 6 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equatednet tons-coal equivalent). ...... 1 417 1 400 487 508 4 136 136 789 760 2-21
2-22. Total (equatednettons-coal equivalent). ......... 2 777 905 2 423 335 1024 832 893 310 86 212 74 734 432 249 379 280 1 234 612 1 076 011 2-22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchasedf.o.b.mines (net tons). .. .. ..... 9 862 544 10 376 711 4 887 540 5 014 825 528 352 631 143 1 501 577 1 828 420 2 945 075 2902 323 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (nettons). 505 662 482 508 112 624 132 107 2 628 1 895 3 797 3 710 386 613 344 796 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . ......... 9 488 291 9 114 488 135 795 131 182 3 872 3 305 134 245 136 452 9 214 379 8 843 549 3-03
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) 256 480 603 241 731 786 193 089 746 182 900 930 23 500 612 23 260 043 11 192 521 10 770 185 28 697 724 24 800 628 3-04
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). .......... 4 092 148 4 120 663 1 307 333 1 371 914 125 599 136 613 322 155 370 908 2 337 061 2 241 228 3-05
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ... ..... 19 583 668 16 510749 4 453 774 3 772 595 99 955 118 100 5 044 939 4 129 046 9 985 000 8 491 008 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o. b. mines. .................. $23 903 128 $22 167 646 $12 318 976 11 018 141 $1 383 422 $1 469 770 $3 645 014 3 78 773 6 555 716 5 700 962 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f. o.b. points other than mines . $2 441 091 2 105 366 549 863 $532 870 $12 213 (8523 $16 712 13 927 $1 862303 (1 550046 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . ............ $10 535 305 711 110 $295 810 $228 659 68 812 6 380 245 736 219 534 9984 947 $8256 537 4-03
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. ... ..... $2 098 234 2 010 241 $1 585 019 $1 500 926 130 108 149 880 150 563 I146 260 $232 544 213 175 4-04
4-05. Gasoline purchased . . .. 454 134 430 653 $169 929 173 791 $12 310 9 525 $49 555 $54 232 $222340 193 105 4-0
4-06. Dieselfuelpurchased .................. 035 102 861 696 295040 $242 231 $ 6 936 8 789 $287 729 $221890 $445 397 388 786 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at pointof purchase and production:'
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). . .......2.42 2.14 92.52 2.20 .2.62 92. 3 2.43 2.18 2.23 1.96 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . ..... 4.83 4.36 4.88 4.03 4.65 4.50 4.4o 3.75 4.82 4.50 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) ............. 0.96 2.18 .4 1.911 .3
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .. . .0.818 0.832 0.821 0.821 0.55 0.6 1.35 1.358 0.810- 0.86?
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . 11.10 10.45 13.00 12.6 9. 6. 15.38 14.62 9 .62 5-05
5-06. Diesel fuelper gallon. . .. 529 5.22 .62 6.42 6.94 7 5.70 5.37 46 4.Ro 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and tram fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): 4
6-01. Coal per net ton. ..................... 07 2.71 3.28 2.88 $2.92 $2.58 93.08 $2.70 2.78 2.46 6-01
6-02. Fueloil per barrel. . . .1.13 o0.95 11.91 1.76 $.84 1.2 1.12 o94 6-02
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . 0.776 0.783% 0.803 0.815 0.341 0.2 1.249p 1.27 .777 0.829 6-03
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . ..........10.20? 9.23 12.124 11.35 10.96 9:.9 11.49 00. 9.58 8.4 6-04
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon. . ..........5.656 5-53o 6.913 6.63Y 6.91 7. 6.32 6.09 4.78 4.72 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .......804 776 774 751 930 881 8 800 835 804 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ......56.98 56.78 34.45 35.12 7183 7171 56.90 56.76 7-02
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)5. ..... 102 10 101 14 176 171 101 78 7-03
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) ... 8.4 8.8 9.1 10.0 6.1 5.4 7-04
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. ..... 5.74 5.71 5.37 5.23 4.01 4.29 7.08 7.0576 5 578 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s6 .. ... 712 697 688 671 925 878 772 737 708 704 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000grosston-miles(C.lfulimiiltmlum)-r-frid ,in"ik:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ......115 111 117 110 82 79 127 121 115 113 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ..... 8..10 8.16 6.59 7.75 8.11 8.17 8-02
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ............28.16 2709234 22.70 50.68 50.40 32.41 30.96 8-03
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). . 112 108 4 107 84 81 124 120 111 110 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 16.7 16.2 15.9 15.8 16.7 16.5 18.0 17.5 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ........0.9 0.98 0. 088 0.93 0.99 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). . 0.26 0.27 0.25 0.27 0.29 0. 0.30 0.25 0.25 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ....... 3.4 3.5 3.4 3.5 28.6 26.4 4.1 9-04
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). .............5.8 5. 5.7 5. 6.0 6.0 5.2 4 9-05
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains). . 0.48 0.48 0.61 .64 0.51 0.47 0.43 0.42 0.45 0.45 9-06
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ..... 0.23 0.23 0.30 0.29 0.25 0.23 0.20 0.20 9-07
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service). .. ... 114.8 14.7 14.4 14.0 15.7 15.6 15. 15.4 14.7 15.0 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.
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.
5 Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
6 Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.


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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


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER, 1943 AND 1941

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

1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-03. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). ...
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) ... .....
1-05. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). .... .. .....
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 882 and 894). ..
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 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)'l . .
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .......
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons).. . .
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent) ... .......
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:2
3-01. Coal purchased f.o. b. mines (net tons).. .. . .
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) .
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ................
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ...
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). .... .......
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 . .........
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ...... .. ....
6-05. 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) ......
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s .......
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000grosston-miles(sCdmlaci lcmsmsireM asd ndes)--rid fl sar$e:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ............
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......
8-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .... ...........
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). .. .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ........
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives).. . ..
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains) . .
9-06. Gallons of gasoline (motor-car trains) .....
9-07. Gallons of diesel fuel (motor-car trains). ......
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


08 214 261
93 882 153
16 830 721
:1 459 290
9014 700
$466 875
$429 870 080

14 602 134
340 438 275
73 197 104
268 714
49 227 697
15 523
18 426 719

69 169 391
2 471 417 628
768 075 742
40 807
742 762
86 737 093
17 718 262
829 006 876
738 038 222
573 892 588
14 279 866
76 725 176
2 462 106
14 805
26 674 108
107 337 148
4 284 857
96 233 848
2 494 372 277
38 554 895
188 800 445

$258 418 351
$19 677 860
$104 914 481
$20630074
4 165 157
89 783 159


S2.41
4.59
1.09
0.8270
10.80o
5.18!
(3.04
$1.08
0.782%
9.80%
5.560
8o4
57.91
105
7.8
5.78
716
115
8.25
28.76
112

17.0
0.96
0.27
3.5
51.9
0.49
0.21
14.9


$240 931 219
o70 438 301
15 670 865
S1 454 305
6 864 917
$ 405 865
$335 765 472

13 739 912
319 577 170
68 689 624
289 277
40 893 922
15 202
17 142 127
61 475 743
2 163 149 339
750 158 237
38 981
417 026
76 724 190
14 596 741
657 439 454
671 054 755
496 141 703
15 354 942
68 367 018
2 536 185
14 944
22 013 092

98 581 008
3 811 613
80 986 571
2 302 236 220
40 147 046
151 475 919


$208
16
78
19
t^


374 285
100 477
314 146
086 620
077 877
501 896


10.16%
4.95%
2.68
0.94
0.7890
9.09%
5.27%


104
7.6
5.73
705
111
8.10
27.94
109
16.8
1.01
0.27
3.5

5.9
0.24.
14.9


$162 893 275
$47 375
$14 079 750
S368 163
$2 395 446
$236 111
$180 020 120

8 440 803
964 121
69 660 261
215 841
18 917 771
6 482
9 002 165
32 433 965

459 554 265
14 935
108 527
32 907 303
8 554 316
694 231 139
518 043 079
2 774 076
10 918 282
430 200
4 729
9 805 675
53 170 279
1 315 286
1 340 305
1 893 965 780
12 047 095
40 333 033
$1 3 277 018
6 189 619
2 646 650
$15 545 634
1 543 951
2 641 990


2.51
4.71
2 12
0.821%
12.82%
6.55%
:3.30
2.06
0.808%
12.030
6.82%


34T.
104
8.5a
692

116

24.2
114
16.7
0.27
3.5

0.29
14.5


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.
l 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.


$125 262 435
$72 216
$13 213 112
$ 394 636
$ 1 681 916
$192 619
$140 816 934

7 951 168
1 633 319
65 025 073
218 352
15 762 854
6 116
8 408 355

28 775 191
173 282
461 331 314
13 483
35 403
29 175 373
7 292 968
639 495 833
448 670 974
3 239 933
8 936 504
441 209
5 160
8 414 740
49 423 636
1 114 027
1 446 386
1 758 890 041
12 937 879
30 959 859
$106 579 167
4 769 512
82 663 261
$14 513 375
1 597 017
1 837 632


2.16
4.28
1.84
0.825
12.3
5.94
$2.85
.$1.68
0.818%
11.200
6.230

751
42.37
103
5.24
676
112
38.18
23.84
109

16.3
0.27
3.5

0.27
14.1


$14 649 653
$566 405
$31 917
94 220
$2 131
$15 344 326

715 883


79 439
75
721 370
3 666 075
165 914 105
202
3 883 619

772 232
2 029 180
298 083
1 220 786
48
793 915

5 641 390
22 209
30 009
232 206 231
1 283 470
1 300 225
$14 557 097
$101 68C
$62 176
$1 332 834
$125 303
$94 220


2.58
4.58"
2.04
0.57
9.76%
7.25%
$2.84

0.3370
10.710
7.25%
904


4.66
901

83

50.48
85
16.0
0.29
29.0
0.47

15.7


$11 835 941
$459 375
$31 099
95 149
1 975
(12 423 539

660 415


49 355
78
663 869
3 343 898
157 646 906
210

3 541 197

598 560
1 065 838
332 384
1 575 516
4 2
623 004
5 377 870
16 979
26 584
218 770 032
1 401 629
1 624 866
$12368 700
:78 305
49 959
$1 185 102
:98 215
95 149


1.88
0.5420
7.01%
5.86%
$2.57
0.289%
9.36%
5.86%
878


4.42
876

79
49.91
80
16.4

0.34
23.1
o.48

15.9


$53 928 998
$1 896 519
$639 092
$ 66 464
$2 644 538
$57 384
$59 236 995

1 968 948
6 438 891
1 690 642
7 142 288
1 847
2 229 350

12 704 720
21 288 514
3 379
105 935
12 940 750

3 394 350
17 027 161
54 773 467
590 850
29 760 439
1 066 298
1 246
4 231 649
18 799 259
54 742
1 359 778
118 932 004
3 262 647
46 619 656
$45 241 224
$203 565
2 401 856
1 600 267
(486 154
$2 658 88C


2.41
3.72
1.77
1.351%
14.90o
5.68%

12.98
1.78
1.132%
11.590
6.05%
829
71.56
181

7.24
764
123
6.97
122
16.4
0.89
0.28
6.1
0.44
0.26
15.3


$43 763 245
$1 298 964
$597 215
$63 759
$1910 142
$ 49 071
$47 682 394

1 898 662
5 111 011
1 681 918
5 824 289
1 744
2 101 948

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
44 866
980 992
105 903 849
3 454 754
37 048 899
$38 887 339
$154 566
1 518 733

$1 973 375


2.15
3.45
1.55
1.378%
14.790
5.330
V2.68
-1.50
1.238%
10.230
5.790
811
75.34
178
7.04
753
121
7.39
120
16.4
0.95
0.28
6.1
0.42
0.24
15.0


S5saed on total rout of fuel sod power consumed regardless of when purchased. S GOVEONVENT PRINTING croCiOOI 0 540161


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.
61ncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cas.


76 742 335
91 930 259
$1 545 474
$990 746
$3 680 576
$173 249
$175 268 639

3 476 500
333 035 263
1 846 201
52 873
23 088 199
7119
6 473 834

20 364 631
2 450 129 114
142 607 372
22 291
528 300
37 005 421
4 997 364
811 979 715
41 777 903
1076042
10 616 857
34 625 609
965 608
8 782
11 842 869
29 726 220
2 692 620
93 503 756
249 268 262
21 961 683
100 347 529
65 343 012
13 182 996
99 603 799
2145 339
12 009 749
$4 386 069


2.20
4.56
1.07
0.861
9.15
4.37
$2.66
$1.07
0.825
9.06
4.730
844
57.81
98
5.9
5.80
719

8.26
31.93
112.

0.96
3.9
0.26
3:Z
5.
0.47
0.20
15.1


660 069 600
69 067 121
$1 401 163
$964 811
$3177 710
$162 200
$134 842 605

3 229 664
312 832 840
1 982 633
70 925
19 257 429
7 262
5 967 955
17 823 655
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
11 159 498
34 231 192
J 044 562
8 611
9 517 724
25714 157
2 635 741
78 532 609
218 672 298
22 352 78
61 842 295

50 539 079
ii 090 094
74 082 19
1 929 241
1 871 557
3 595 740


$1.97
4.21
0.94
0.8820
8.37%
4.390
$2.41
$0.94
0.8510
8.37%
4.63%
819
57.53
105
5.9
5.87
717
113
8.10
30.21
109

18.3
1.01
0.26
4.0
5.0
o.45
0.22
15.5


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ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal forteam locomotives (Accounts 882 and894). ......
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 882 and 394). .........
1-08. Electric current (Accounts 888, 884, 395, and 896) .
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 882 and 894) .........
1-05. Diesel fuel (Acounts 882 and 894) .........
1-06. Other fqels (Accounts 882 and 894).. .....
1-07. Total..
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 882, 388, and 884),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ... .. .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .......
2-08. Electric current (kilowatt-hours).........
2-04. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-06. 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 894, 895, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ........
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)........
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours)... .............
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons--coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .......
2-18. Total (equated nettons-coalequivalent).. .
Quantities consumed in road paeengrservice (Accounts 894, 89, 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 bymotor-car trains (galons) .. . ..
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coalequivalent). .
2-22. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . .
8. Quantities of all fueland power purchased and produced:2
8-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons).. .. ...
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons). ....
8-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels).......... .
8-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ...
8-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons). .. ...............
8-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). .
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines...... .......
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines ....
4-08. 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). .......... .
-08. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons ..........
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour..........
5-05. Gasoline per gallon.
5-06. Dieselfue pergallon. .
6. Unit cests of yard and tram fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses)
6-01. Coal per net ton . . ...
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel............. ..............
6-08. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. .........
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon .. ...
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-awitchinglocomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . ......
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives .............
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives)5. .. .
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) .. ....
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel(diesel locomotives). . ..
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).5 ..... .
8. Fuel and power consumedperl,000groeston-miles(fdmali*tblcaitssMid t~ )-raudIreW~knia:
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 pastenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ............
9-08. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). ............
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .......
9-06. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains). .. ......
9-06. Gallons gasoline (motor-car trams). . ....
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


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

I I I III1 II II11111 A T AlA IA I lA A TiI A I Al AA I
3 1262 08583 9479 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 NOVEMBER, 1943 AND 1942


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
NOVEMBER 1943


WESTERN DISTRICT


I._ I *I ______________


'I I- l' I I 1 *l lI I 'I 'I-


:32 366
10 116
$1 738
$148
$1 031
$47
$45 448


1 467 142
34 295 036
7 523 479
33 050
5 471 580
1 543
1 872 833
7 045 778
257 211 400
79 279 829
3 908
108 547
8 907 618
1 850 197
86 924 092
76 900 071
58 768 726
1 409 461
7 738 069
229 529
1 422
2 782 723
9 004 366
565 739
9 655 835
258 044 010
4 071 245
19 994 378
$22 097 364
$2 778 309
$10 568 964
$2 101 177
$457 543
$1 069 443


2.45
1.0
11.214%
'5.35%
).12
1.12
0.781%
10.07%
5.61%

828
60.04c
106
9.0
5.89
732
123
6.40
29.44
118
17.41
0.97
0.27

0.49
0.23
15.2


$ 6 770 226
8 312 639
1 634 926
3140 193
3813 778
$40 319
$37 712 081

1 439 321
35 419 893
7 040 360
23 435
4 649 362
1 468
1 819 639
6 705 967
247 984 011
80 874 506
3 907
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8 458 005
1 647 092
79 962 054
68 378 851
52 610 023
1 446 339
7 277 520
239 191
1 419
2 507 331
9 969 918
500 242
8 908 899
241 439 721
4 060 025
16 066 582

$21 458 275
2 155 079
8 435 298
1 989 997
$423 509
$829 023


2.15
lo.9

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5.16%
2.751
0.96


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59.02
109
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728
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115
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$16 533 017
$4 589
#1 453 072
$37 474
$ 274 657
425 442
$18 329 051

841 098
100 962
7 111 564
27 718
2 101 722
698
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3 235 828
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1 491
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895 397
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53 035 593
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144 127
142 353
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1 360 374
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$13 470 711
$5 021
$1 371 575
$39 326
$225 678
$18 780
$15 131 091

812 493
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6 756 579
19 726
1 786 695
598
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3 028 674
51 017 579
1 391
11 056
3 079 765
784 949
64 420 624
47 490 028
310 006
973 899
43 737
466
900 864
4 860 229
103 866
133 077
184 297 287
1 279 976
3 543 230
$10 758 534
(404 868
267 62C
$1 514 118
(162 46C
$229 832


(1 549 741
$54 656
2 412
7 028
$268
$1 614 105

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356 650
15 659 163
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224 570
21 892
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451 052
2 694
2 135
22 872 532
150 391
101 578
$1 220 919
$12 461
$4 864
$132 868
$16 159
$7 028


$1 294 205
$46 825
I2 336
5 015
$226
$1 348 607

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8
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357 308
15 959 116
22
377 286
71 542
-
191 330
24 136
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5
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541 537
1 831
1 922
22 415 099
135 730
72 563
$1 259 113
$8 171
$3 791
118 3315
19 908
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$5 744 434
$169 148
$66 224
$5 680
$287 480
4 889
$6 2A7 855

191 438
604 748
178 408
760 001
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219 496
1 300 302
1 813 322
285
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1 326 468
358 802
1 446 825
5 607 379
52 425
3 050 050
92 306
97
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1 490 286
4 395
122 291
11 760 615
362 844
4 915 367
$3 673 170
$16 536
209 276
30 262
$55 462
$281 035


$4 873 913
$171 730
$63 603
$5 298
$228 836
$4 599
$5 347 979

201 375
504 620
164 123
671 242
142
225 068
1 269 973
1 905 096
285
8 372
1 289 970
318 226
1 991 364
4 982 179
51 365
2 692 516
99 398
105
396 515
1 822 946
5 763
78 099
10 762 277
380 873
4109 090
$3 997 581
$17 565
1124 926
147 556
355 858
230 834


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9 942 289
164 613
102 523
462 072
$17 077
$19 227 269

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233 507
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2 597 952
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2 152 996
255 398 078
15 341 429
2 112
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3 912 868
508 266
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4 658 417
125 754
1 053 553
3 537 626
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1 226 861
2 610 827
414 523
9 389 056
27 213 250
2 197 636
10 332 628
$5 924 292
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$10 048 214
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(209 631
$466 914


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8 135 888
$152 923
$93 233
$354 249
$16 714
$15 884 404

355 406
34 794 277
119 658
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720
660 642
2 050 012
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13 897 811
2 209
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5 710 984
472 375
77 970 690
3 766 897
137 816
1 060 832
3 545 311
96 056
843
1 136 957
2 745 206
388 782
8 695 801
23 965 058
2 263 446
8 341699
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(1 724 475
8 038 961
209 992
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363 342


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SIncludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate conmed by gs-electric motorcar trains. Thee quantities are included with diesel fue in compotin item 6-06.
a Include all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
SBased on total ost of all fud and power purchased and produced during the period of report


2.21
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ITEM
NO.


4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardiem of when purchased.


4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
S Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching honr by electric rail motor cars.
*Include gasoline consumed per yard-wltching hour by gasoline rail motor car.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT BCONOMICB AND STATISIC8


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


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER, 1943 AND 1942

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

1943 1942 1943 1942 1943 1942 19 192 19443 1942

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal forsteam locomotives (Accounts882and 894). 340 458 80 ( 268 112 804 179 302 949 (158 739 182 16 199 394 13 130 146 (59 673 432 48 643 678 85 283 105 67 599 798 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 882 and 94) $.103 998 178 78744 418 51 964 77 237 2 067 667 (1464 172 (101 878 547 77 203 009 1-02
1-08. Electric current (Accounts 888, 884, 896, and 896). (18 569 28 17 305 791 (15532 822 $14 584 687 $621 061 $506 200 (705 316 $660 818 1710 087 1 554 086 1-08
1-04. Gasoline (Accounts 882 and 894). ... ..... $1 607 379 1594 498 $405 637 $(43 962 $34 329 $33 435 74 144 (69 057 1093 269 1 058044 1-04
1-05. Dieselfuel (Account 882 and 894) ....... 10 046 229 7 678 696 2 670103 1 907 594 $101 248 .100 164 2 932 018 $2138978 4 342 860 3 531960 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 882 and 894). .......516 551 (446 185 $261 553 (211 399 (2 39 $2 201 (62 273 55 670 190 326 178 915 1-06
1-07. Total. ........475 196 503 (373 882 392 $198 225 02 (155 954 061 16 958 431 13 772 146 (65 514850 $53030 373 $194 498194 $151 125 812 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 882, 888, and 884),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (nettons)... ... ..... 16 069 513 15190403 9 282 13 8 763 732 791 129 730 465 2 160 386 2 100 037 3 835 860 3 596 169 2-01
2-02. Fueloil bysteamlocomotives (gallons). ...... 374 733 311 354 997 063 1 065 083 1754 315 7 043 639 5 615 631 366 624 589 347 627 117 2-02
2-08. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). 80 720 583 75729 984 76 77-1 825 71 781 652 1 869050 1846041 207970 2 102 291 2-08
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) ... .. ..... ......... 301 764 312 712 243 55 238 078 58205 74 634 2-04
2-06. Dieselfuel (gallons). 54 703 863 45 543 304 21019 493 17 549 549 91 344 56 119 7 902 289 6 495 531 25 690 73 21442 105 2-05
2-06. Other fuels equatea net tons-coalequivalent) .... 17 066 16 670 7 180 6 716 83 86 1 966 1 886 7 837 7982 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent) .. 20 299 816 18 973 137 9 907 709 9 272 039 797 436 734 385 2 448 846 2 327 016 7 145 825 6 639 697 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 894, 896, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . ... 76 216 923 68 312 698 35671 547 31804 559 4022725 3701 206 14005022 12802972 22517629 20 003 961 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons)... .... ..... 2 728 907 834 2 411 415 420 173 282 23 101 836 18 196 254 2 705 805 998 2 39 045 884 2-09
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). 847 35557 831 032 743 507 833 502 512 348 893 181 573 268 173 606 022 157 948 80 145 077 828 2-10
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent). 44 715 42 888 16 426 14 874 222 232 3 664 3 400 24 403 24 382 2-11
2-12. Allother fuels (equated net tons-al equivalent). ... 851 309 477 053 124 469 46 459 121 02 56 253 605 817 374 41 2-12
2-18. Total (equatednetton-coal equivalent)..... 95648259 85 314862 36 198704 32255 832 4 262254 3918483 14267 218 12970936 40920083 36169 611 2-18
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 894, 895, and 896),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . ... 19569342 16280978 9450596 8078141 859964 670 10 3753152 3195 697 5 505 630 4337038 2-14
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. . .. 915 646 364 737 119 428 18 473 986 17 038 666 897 172 378 720080 76 2-1
2-16. Electriccurrentbylocomotives (kilowatthours) ......... 814 938 293 739 433 606 766 248 223 703 916 457 2 253 750 1257 213 46 436 320 34 259 936 2-16
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-ours)...... 632 661 314 548 751 726 571 078 672 496 161 002 60 380 846 51 542 569 1 201 796 1 048 155 2-17
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons). . 15689 307 16 801 281 3 055 667 3 549 939 319 975 356 520 643 275 674 492 11 670 390 12 220 330 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (o) ......... 84 463245 75644538 11 979002 9 910 403 1 310459 1 641 310 32 10549 26 316 322 38 363235 37776 503 2-19
2-20. Diesel fuel bymotorcar trams (gallons) .. . 2 691635 2775 376 472215 484946 1158604 1 149 812 1060 816 1140618 2-20
2-21. Other fuels (equatednettons-oal equivalent) 16227 16 363 5171 5 626 55 47 1 343 1 236 9 658 9 454 2-21
2-22. Total (equated net ton-coal equivalent) . ... 29 456 020 24 555 889 10 829 188 9315 828 883 399 695 999 4 675 397 3 854 13 9 13 068 036 1068992 2-22
8. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:
-01. Coalpurchasedf.o.b.mines (ne tons 116 341 614 108 550927 57622 580 54283 865 6092442 5919407 20289 545 19888 291 32 337047 28 459 364 8-01
8-02. Coal purchased f.o.b.points other than mines (net tons). 4 850 596 4 311 864 1 459 413 1 217 893 24 903 18 10 59 137 50 628 3 307 143 3 024 533 8-02
-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ... . 105 889 683 89 895 469 1 2 658 1 57 4 1579 463 3214 28 506 1 482 06 1 059 091 102 892 812 87 228 409 8-08
8-04. Electriccurrentpurchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).. ..... 2752415 887 2 543 675 941 2090 163 393 1 943 187 328 255 078 76 241185 131 130692219 116 666 126 276 481 512 242637 356 8-04
8-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons).. ...... 42626 140 44 207 07 1407469 14217 855 1433 861 1537 359 3 625 491 3 835 627 24 159 319 24 616 232 8-06
8-06. Diesel fuelpurchased (gallons). ... .208 794 82 167 542 501 44 977 838 34503 089 1 401 803 1697 429 51735025 41157989 110680157 90183994 8-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased. o.b. mines. . $280546 624 $229 832 560 (144 556 001 $117 337701 $15778 016 (13 627 813 48 944 218 $42 884 920 (71268 389 55 902 126 4-01
4-02. Coalpurchasedf.o. b. points other than mines. .......... $22 418 685 18 255 557 66 871 275 5 174 380 114 141 186476 (220 101 (172 132 115 213168 $ 12822 569 4-02
4-08. Fueloilpurchased. . 115 483 40 86749 443 3 153 26 2 930 881 67 040 53 750 2 611 132 1 643 658 $109 651 973 $82 121154 4-08
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced. .. . (22 731 251 21 076 616 $17 154 311 (16 027 492 1 465 702 (1 303 433 (.1 736 529 1 606 458 2 374 709 2 139 233 4-04
4-0. Gasoline purchase . .4 622 700 4 501 387 $1720 242 1759 477 141 462 $108123 541616 (566 947 2 219380 2 066 840 4-06
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased .. .......... 10 852 442 8 330 919 2 956457 2 067 464 101 248 1100 164 12939915 2 204 209 4 854 822 3 959 082 4-06
AVERAGES
. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:'
6-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchasess. .. .. .. .. 2.41 2.12 :2.51 62.16 62.59 2.30 62.41 "2.16 (2.20 1.97 6-01
6-02. Coal per net ton other purchases). . ...4.62 4.23 I4.71 4.25 4.58 4.60 3.72 3.40 4.60 4.24 5-02
-08. Fuel oil per barrel(42 gallons). . 1.09 0.97 2.11.86 2.091.9 1.76 1.07 0.94
6-04. Electric current per kiowatt-hour. . 0.826 0.829 0.821% 0.8250 0.575 0.40 1.32 1.377 .85 6-
5-4. Elctric curnt per IdF,2 0 1o 0.88 ,
6-06. Gasoline per gallon. . . .. 10.8 10.18 12.3 12.38 9.87% 7.03 14. 14.78 9.19 8.4 6-06
6-06. Diesel fuel gallon. .. 5.20% *4.97 6.57 5.99 7.22% 5.90 5. 5.36 4.39 4.39 6-0
6. Unit cost of yard and tnrn fel and power (ncincl dfreighit and handle expes): 2 i
6-01. Coal per net ton. .. ............ .3.04 2.69 63.30 62.85 62.86 42.57 63.00 62.69 62.68 $2.2 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel.. ... . ... .09 .94 2.o05 *1.68 61.79 61.1 1.08 50.94 6-02
608. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .0.782 0.788 0.808 0.817 0.338 0.289 1.13 1.2 0.82 0.852 6-08
6-04. Gasoline per gallon . . .9.8 9.11% 12.02% 11.24 10.73% 9.. 11.5 10.24 9.10% 8.9 6-04
6-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . 5.29 6.84 6.30 7.22 5.90 6.5.7973
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . ...806 783 778 754 907 880 830 814 847 825 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ...........58.10 57.7 34. 41.88 71.7 75.29 5.01 57.6 7-02
7-08. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .... .105 105 1 104 1 179 98 103 7-08
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gaselectr locomotives) 7.9 7. 8.6 8.4 5.9 5.9 7-04
7-06. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives).. . 5.75.7.75 5.38 5.25 4.66 4.45 7.2 7.06 5.81 5.88 7-0
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s .. ... 70 693 678 904 878 76 755 720 720 7-06
8. Pel and power eosmedpr,0e00grogaton-miles(hCuddgloomti adresit&)-rmd i a:i:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ......116 112 117 112 83 79 14 122 118 115 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .............8.26 8.15 38.18 6.99 7.24 8.28 8.1 8-02
8-0. Kilowatt-hour (electric locomotives).. ..... .28.82 28.01 24.33 23.91 50.61 50.02 31.95 808
8-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service). ...113 109 11 109 85 81 122 121 112 110 8-04
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile-road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (seam locomotives) ....... 17.1 16.9 16.8 16.4 16.0 16.4 16.4 16.5 183 18.5 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ........ ... 0.96 1.01 0.49 0.94 0.9 1.01 9-02
9-08. Gallons of dieselfuel (diesel locomotives).0.27 0.27 0.27 0.270.29 0.33 0.28 0.28 0.6 0.26 08
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). 3.5 3.5 3. 3.5 29.0 23.5 3.9 3.9 -
9-05. Kilowatt-hours (motor-car trains )..........9 59 o 0.7 0.5 O7 o
90. Gallons of iesel fue (motor-car trains). ..0.- o.2 0.2 o. o1 9-
9-08. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) . 14.9 14.9 11.5 14.2 15.7 15.9 1515. 5.1 15.6 9-oM


1 Idudea th equtlvalt for quantitleofditdl ate c umed byr s-electrk motor-cr trals. Ihee quantity s are clouded with diel fel in computing Item 6-06.
SIncludes all quantid purchased and produced, whether fr r loomotive, station, hop, or other se.
SBasedoo total et of all fel and por purchased and produced during the period of report.


Based on total oot of tuelad pand oweramd rgarYes of wha purchased.
sIndudes kilowatt-hour cou md per yard-witching hour by electrie rail motor cars.
Iiloudes gasoline costumed per yalrdwitching hour b gasoline nral motor ca .


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA L-


I3I12I208I8 I7 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9776 BUREAU OP 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 DECEMBER, 1943 AND 1942


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 894). .. ..............
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).. ... ........
'uantities 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 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).s 6 ......
8. Fuel and power consumedperl1,O00grosston-mileCs(idoaliglcomslimsBdlede)-radfridgnsvi:ce
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) .


I I I I I


UNITED STATES


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


I 7 II I


I i 1 1 *l- 1 1 *I I 1 -


$36 019 216
10 467 825
$1 854 175
$142 520
$1 097 775
$ 56 837
$49 638 348

1 580 381
35 009 384
8 488 427
30 416
6 046 231
1 685
2 010 437
7 543 523
261 917 168
79 207 989
4 517
111 240
9 440 826
2 091 990
98 057 500
84 057 008
70 216 669
1 328 182
8 201 725
226 559
1 760
3 122 228
11 554 322
442 072
9 698 519
280 173 450
4 090 296
22 704 496
$29 880 559
$2 154 276
$10 679 450
$(276 490
9442 207
$1 200 812


$2.59
$4.87
$1.10
0.8130
10.810
5.290
$3.21
$1.11
o.7660
10.170
5.620

858
61.43
110



130
8.80
30.67
125
18.4
1.01
0.28
3.7
7.2
0.51
0.23
16.0


$S9 465 184
88 736 909
81 751 485
$136 989
$ 900 885
$45 806
$41 037 258

1 579 091
37 788 279
8 135 303
28 099
5 009 281
1 674
1 987 515
7 128 541
259 448 646
71 141 630
4 316
61 236
8 944 089
1 938 328
90 864 293
79 138 992
68 472 626
1 373 600
8 296 803
233 966
1 704
2 917 847
10 977 143
465 702
9 719 895
261 110 930
3 809 527
18 095 656

$24 319 265
2 093 849
$9 069 381
$2 145 868
$415 950
$943 373


$2.22
$4.50
0.8220
10.92?
5.21:
$2.77
$0.95
0.7721
9.61%
5.50%

850
60.90
116
8.4
6.02
758
130
9.07
31,09

18.5
1.05
0.29

0.4
0.25
16.2


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


$18 720 752
$4 855
$1 541 160
$35 903
$288 223
$ 31 416
$20 622 309

925 132
101 255
8 021 724
25 040
2 285 774
785
994 617
3 532 068
44 488 269
1 736
15 279
3 582 490
1 031 249
78 806 370
63 922 974
266 128
1131 015
42 270
620
1 173 942
5 919 822
135 343
158 748
212 139 640
1 183 043
4 972 956
$15 894 771
$669 565
$348 517
$1 706 222
151 185
331 0011


I* I 1 I ~ I


EASTERN DISTRICT


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E) ,
DECEMBER 1943


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


i i/I


WESTERN DISTRICT


815 3Q5 661
14 535
$1 476 827
$39 682
$240897
$ 22 509
$17 090 111

917 506
107 515
7 807 910
23 046
1 957 576
754
974 108

3 252 563
41 056 076
1 601
9 961
3 295 242

943 388
75 112 723
61 611 514
299 700
1 063 809
41 745
589
1 080 595
5 461 701
126 727
152 058
202 192 734
1 243 111
4 081 370

$12 272 356
$ 553 015
$317 076
$1 649 870
$167 002
$ 265 325


$1 903 130
$73 700
$2 681
$8 699
$286
$1 988 496

84 142


13 433
8
85 066
436 825
19 445 074
23
463 889
96 112
276 456
24 341
108 910
6
98 199
640 807
2 186
4 103
27 074 124
94 995
122 343

$1 814 174
89 594
59 376
$154 733
lo0 751
$8 699


$1 428 406
854 113
$2 259
$10 451
$230
$1 495 459

73 509


6 630
7
73 968

368 063
17 149 674
22
409 707
84 225
260 492
21 753
144 447
6
86 535
596 827
2092
2 318
24 013 718
90 586
151 077
$1 4P4 036
9 399
4 462
$128 602
$6 130
$10 451


$6 453 998
$194 306
$73 687
$5 821
$311 143
$6 631
$7 045 588

213 460
704 217
199 420
786 184
218
243 510

1 411 213
2 176 907
354
19 791
1 444 316
393 396
1 717 353

6 193 123
51 691
3 100 068
99 282
157
480 027
1 964 628
4 220
121 559
13 152 298
325 236
5 633 770
$5 108 377
$19 397
$207 795
$180 536
"$49 195
$312 815


$5 252 072
$197 804
$ 77 738
$6 687
$252 361
$5 647
$5 792 309

213 384
633 865
201 241
730 507
195
239 543
1 346 830
2 295 526
346
9 860
1 370 700
363 087
2 147 365
6 734 760
56 094
3 092 028
106 383
133
452 398
1 895 369
6 028
169 050
11 540 368
343 658
4 662 955
$ 4 173 258
$19 846
$ 269 268
$161 140
$54 926
$264 461


$2.20
3.29
1.59
1.396%
15.98
5.674


1.121%
11.92%
5.6620
85
72.14
211

7.42
787
135
6.95

134
17.4
0.96
0.29

7.3
o.41
0.27
16.2


$8 941 336
$10 268 662
$165 628
$98 115
$489 710
$18 504
$19 981 955

357 647
34 203 912
267 283
5 376
2 960 840
674
687 244
2 163 417
259 740 261
15 274 646
2 404
76 170
3 950 131
571 233
96 340 147
4 974 182
100 572
986 022
3 861 732
85 007
977
1 370 060
3 029 065
300 323
9 414 109
27 807 388
2 487 022
11 975 427
$ 7 063 237
$1 455 720
$10 113 762
$234 999
$231 076
$548 297


$2.33
$1.85
$1.07
o.8450
9.29
a.580
$2.89
$1.11
0.8030
?.530
.79
890
61.32
102
5.7
6.17
745
128
8.82
33.05
121
19.3
1.01
0.27
4.0
4.9
0.48
0.19
15.8


ITEM
NO.


$7 479 045
8 534 570
$142 807
$ 88 361
$397 176
$17 420
$16 659 379

374 692
37 046 899
126 152
5 053
2 314 568
718
699 896
2 141 085
257 153 120
12 935 880
2 347
41 415
3 868 440
547 628
88 716 928
3 765 777
126 352
996 053
3 996 519
85 838
976
1 298 319
3 023 246
330 855
9 396 469
23 364 110
2 132 172
9 200 254
$6 469 615
1 511 589
88 478 575
$206 256
5187 892
$403 136


$2.14
4.57
$0.90
0.483
8.81%
4.380
$2.44
o$0.94
0.842
8.68%
4.81l
879
60.87
83
7.1
6.02
758
133
9.10
32.36
125
19.6
1.05
0 29
4.o
5.3
o.546
0.22
16.5


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

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


5-01
5-02
5-03
5-04
5-05
6-06
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


$2.69
$2.20
0.8040
12.78%
6.66%

$3.41
12.01
0.789%
12.15%
6.t80

834
109
9.3
5.83
739
133
25.60
130
18.6
is.
0.28
3.7
7T2
0.67
0.42
16.1


62.25
$4.36
$2.09
0.816%
13.430
6.50%
$2.99
$1.77
0.796
12.0i4
6.84%

831
34.08
116
8.8
5.62
741

131
26.o9
128
18.4

0.29
3.7
7.4
0.72
0.31
16.o


$2.83
$4.39
$2.29
0.5720
11.320'
7.110
$3.08
0.374%
11.01%
7.11%
994


7.83
995
97

50.83
98

16.8

0.39
27.5

0.57
16.7


1.92
0.536R
6.77
6.920
$2.62
0.3110
10.380
6.920

951


4.46
948

97

54.46
99
16.7
0 2
0.29
28.6

0.49
16.3


2.60
14.60
1.71
1.3730
15.130
5.55%
$3.20
$1.77
1.153!
11.26%
6.320
869
75.94
210
7.18
797
14o
7.42
136
17.2
0.30

7.0
0.48
0.24
16.2


4 Based no total coot of 0uel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.


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







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP 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, 1943 AND 1942

IT T


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and tram 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 94)...... ...
1-07. Total.........................
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. .......... .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ......
2-03. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ........
2-04. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-05. Diesel fuel (gallons). . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent). .....
2-07. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. . .
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 896),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ...........
2-10. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .. ........
2-11. Other fuels by steam locomotives (equated net tons-coal equivalent).
2-12. All other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent) ...
2-13. Total (equated net tons-coal equivalent).. .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-14. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons).. .......
2-15. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). . .
2-16. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .....
2-17. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-18. Gasoline by motor-car trains(gallons)'. ......
2-19. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). ........ ..
2-20. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons)... ..........
2-21. Other fuels (equated net tons-coal equivalent)..... ......
2-22. Total (equated net tons--coal equivalent). . .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced:
3-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines (net tons) .... ...
3-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines (net tons) .
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . . .
3-04. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). ...
3-05. Gasoline purchased (gallons)..... . .
3-06. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f. o. b. mines. . . .
4-02. Coal purchased f. o. b. points other than mines. ......
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . .
4-04. Electric current purchased and produced .. . .
4-05. Gasoline purchased.......................
4-06. Diesel fuel purchased. . ..........
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:3
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . .
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . .
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) .........
5-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .........
5-05. Gasoline per gallon. . . .
5-06. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . .
6. Unit costs of yard and tram fuel and power (including freight and handling expenses): 4
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . .
6-03. Electric current per kilowatt-hour.. ........
6-04. Gasoline per gallon. . . .
6-05. Diesel fuel per gallon.. . ...........
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ........
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .......
7-03. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ........
7-04. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6 .....
7-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .... .
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives).s . .
8. Fuel and power consumed per l,000grosston-milesCmdalinglcomtiesad letdns)-readfreidsekie:
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


WESTERN DISTRICT


1943 1942 1.943 194293112 1943 19421
94 1421I- l42


$376 554 463
6114 476 316
$10 438 395
1 748 028
$11 144 004
$573 388
$524 934 594

17 652 630
409 742 695
89 209 010
332 179
60 756 885
18 752
22 313 329
83 754 625
2 990 645 882
926 563 560
49 234
963 87 0
105 083 264
21 659 571
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92 664 970
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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.


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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 car.
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43 929 137
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