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

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

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Locomotives -- Fuel consumption -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
Genre:
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statistics   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )

Notes

Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
-Dec. 1948.
Numbering Peculiarities:
Compares the monthly statistics of the current year with that of the preceding year.
Issuing Body:
Issues for <Jan. 1936>-May 1942 by the Bureau of Statistics, Interstate Commerce Commission; June 1942-Dec. 1948 by the Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
General Note:
"Compiled from ... reports representing ... steam railways (switching and terminal companies not included)."
General Note:
Description based on: Jan. 1936; title from caption.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
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AA00010236:00010

Related Items

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

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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


II III11 1 I IIllllllllll H I 111 11111111lii 111 11 I
3 1262 08583 9529 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 TEE MONTH OF JANUAIO 1945 AND 1944


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. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394).... .
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383 3S4, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (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 ,witchlng service (Accounts 382. 385. and 3hL),
2-01. Coal by Pteam locomotives (net tone). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ...
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). ....... . .
2-05. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) ..
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ..
Quontlties 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. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hourc)
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) 1/ .
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-24. 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. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. ......
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-houre).
3-06. Gasoline 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. Diesel fuel purchased .. . ....
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-06. Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 23
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. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .. .........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed nor yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal steam locomotives) .....
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-0a. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ .
7-05. Gallon of gasoline (gasoline and gae-electric locomotives) 6/
7-0h. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/. .
8. Fuel and power consumed Der 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . ...
8-02. Gallono of fuel oil (eteua locomotives) ...
8-03. Gallon of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power conw-aed 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 (dieeel locomotives) .
9-01. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
Q-OS, Ecunted oounds of fuel (motor-car train) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


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UNITED STATES


10o,3',338
1,76990,129
2,018,304
1l6,061
62,570
51.299.831

1, 92,090
34,604,856
7,959,211
8 7235
2,127,253
7,262,621
263 .755,373
l.591,391
84,635,339
79,007
15,286
9,440,247
2,110,648
92,722.755
8,992,449
86,179,TO
228, 33
73,045,165
1,238,828
95,212
1,931
3,129,315
10,671,558
5o5,146
10.11767
35, 6, 681
292,650,909
3,681,573
$28,391.070
2,534,862
11,18,532
1,906,538
2,40,191
407.246


2.66
95.02
1.11
5. 8
08
11.06%

3.37
1.11
5.55%
0.800%
10.06%
O.895
6.29
108
6.1
781

140
8.58
1.8
32.97
130
19.1
0.99
0.30
16.
16.4


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


1 I I* 7 *1 I ______________


1945


1944


SI *L I I I I----1--~-- ---- (


$37,238,235
10,492,051
1,123,736
1,873371
1 s6
56,616
50,928,095

1,604,984
34,433,392
6, 092,64
7,682,287
43,954
2,058,367
7,730, 319
262,211,96o
5.777.684
87,218.310
69,268
9.665 48
9.011,153
8,019,224
76,492,491
233
67, 95:83
1,346,211
92,359
1,682
3,008,759
11,921,604
484,538
9,552,821
22.915.41?
277,279,254
3,789,716
$31,410.59
10,52,.
1,218,5
2,302,'460
425,555


2, 63
4.98
1.10
0o.830
11.230

$3.28
$1.13
5.58%
0.785%
9.91%
867
62.42
6.07
100
6.8
771

129
8.85
1.8
31.20
125
18.4
1.02
0.28
1.9
16.0


$19,681, 7C
482;987
1,661,o09
29,74z
34.232
21,894,128

968,555


28,0
993
1,071,328
3,389,374
2,148,953
44,580,805
1,972
3.483,281
1,059,703
1,579,956
81,012,692
49,740
66,075,720
57: .5
223,582

1,215,599
5,005,378
171.203
184.265
8a53,16
217.97 ,998
1,14,136
$13,969,896
867,528
442,970

1, S31
1 34:1n


279

6.790
0.851%
12.55%

$3.63
12.03
7.05
0.832
11.6T
877
33.77
6.17
107
6.0
768

149
1.8
28i

19.8
0.31
17.7
17.0


$19,817,728
299,024
1,s6,98
34:726
30,770
21,748,284

953,544
100, 86
2,314,527
7,312,774
38,1 45
81l
1,032,725
3,662,436
800,64
51,974, 4
5,41 ,
3.724,6o1
981,569
1,114,021
71,246,161
.43,J97
61, 1SO
249,264
52,159
591
1,116,720
6,138,788
194,284
177,o033
204os, 52
1,289,18
$16,898,489
998,775
402,804
358,615
1,735,078



2.75
22.28
6.72%
0. 832%
12.93%

3.54
12.11
7.0O0
0.814
11.86%
846
36.19
5.81
99
6.9
755

132
1.7
27.12
129
18.5
0.27
16.0
16.0


$2,052,686
11,769
92,088
2,723
269
2,159,535

88,297
20,576

9
89.709
444,317
4.361
21,457:676
22
474,731
95,153
147,352
142,807

24,152
352
98,041
711,309
2,662
2,112
80,324
28, 57,680
130,291
$2,091,239
12.379
4,020
12,194
181,971
12.700


2.04
4.65
1.90
6.76(<
0.6390
9.75%

$3.27
6.83<
0.426
11.270
1,038
4.58

1,027

97
2.7
51.98
99
18.4
0.47
13.4
18.3


$1,949,864
5,827
76,575
3,055
252
2,035,573

83,529
12,790

8
84,409
442,709

20,429,005
20
470,350
92,773
69,000
158,609

26,651
383
5
94,288
680, 66
1,086
3,729
81,790
28,123,706
90,145
$1,949,169
5,650
8,516
5,827
160,155
8,532


:2.86
5.20
(2.28
7.12%
0.56
9.42

$3.15
7.120
0.372
11.46#
1,004
4.99

1,000

95

49.08
97
17.5
0.22
14.4
17.2


$6,723,887
203,:404
396.1 2
75,14
,176
S,338
7,412:146

204,608
743,959
1,033,104
221,023
is
247,826
1,360,o38
2,358., '
2,396,M3

359
1,437.21
401,314
1,899,095
3,325,282
92,64
6,.848,038
6,576
133
504,075
1,955,180
7,557
89,158

3,8s66
$5,358,119
35,217
152,495
433,353
51.046


4:66
1.71
5.71%
1.319%
14.63%

13.42
$1.71
5.179
1.0630
12.350
895
72.31


814

144
7.66
1.5
138
17.3
0.93
0.32
9.3
16.7


$6,553,026
205,788
309,825
68579
5,418
5,781
7,14.,417

213,604
722,712
791,172
184,870
117
243,211
1,415,986
2,418,841
1,203,987

304
1.,63,958
390,471
1,867,281
3,070,285
97,754
5,835,927
51,836
6,1 52
163
485,387
2,048,852
7,087
117.343
5.745,635
13o, 709
342,:46
$5,409,638
29,098
199,631
320,978
175, 09
51.682


2.64
4.11
1.70
5.58
1.308o
15.09%

3.24
1.73
6.0oo
1.139
10.450
873
76.97
7.25
202
799

137
7.28

135
17.3
0.95
0.30

16:5


$8,531,309
10,121,325
872.181
190,058
96,418
22,731
19,834,022

33o,83
33,765, 72
3,829,177

1,058
718,390
2,068,392
261,396,888
10,o41,708
18,5972 5
76,249
93.933,
4.,045,023
554,478
90,823,660
3,939,859
5,024,001
86,229
121,407

1,028

2,999,691
1,311.600

323,724
9,842,232
19,137,798
31,859.935
2,056,280
$6,971,816
1,619,738
10,584,057
883,62
258,490
199,659


22.32
95.00
1.08
4.62s
0.811
9.71%

p2.89
$1.10
4.87%
o.792
9.49
918
6Z.43
.17
99
6.8
765

137
8.59
1.9
32.12
122
19.3
0.99
0.29
2 .8
15.7


$8,917,617
10,281,210
509,o 6
167,234
100,887
19,813
19,995,821

354.,297
33,10,194
2,97,155
18643
5,809
797
698,022
2,209,188
3,773.050
1 159
,3,119
5.877
4,oo,00539

92,63,240
3,765,918
5,087,721
94,os02
133,200
1,012,460
33 67
92
1,312,361
3,053,498
28 ,081
9,254.716
11,753,035
27 288,387
2,067,267
$7,153,263
1,378,321
9.931,101
534,154
231,818
198,604


42.34
4.89
1.07
4.524



$2.87
1.12
4.8so
0.827%
9.32%
894
62.30
6.03
6.4
7694

130
8.87
1.9
31.99
122
19.2
1.02
0.27
4.1
24.3
15.9


j Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
SIrcludes all quantltlee purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


/ Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor care.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.
U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTINGOFFICE 1944-0-597257


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

JANUARY 194


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

1111111111111111111111111111111111111111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9669 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 FEBRUARY, 1945 AND 1944


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 3S2 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ............
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396)..
1-05. Gasoline (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 witching service (Accounts 382, 353, and 389),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . ........
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tone 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. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tone coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. .......
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and396),
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net ton). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . ..
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours)
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) l/. .
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2i
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) .. ......
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. ......
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hour).
3-0. Gasoline 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. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .. .....
4-0. Gasoline 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. Diesel fuel per gallon . ..
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ....
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .. . ........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel ...... . .
6-0. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon oco..................o
7. Fuel and power consumed her yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ ..
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6/
7-0. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/. .
8. Fuel and power consumed oer 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ..
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ....
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. nuel and power consumed pr pasenger-train car-mile roadpaseener service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-0 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel imotor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


I 1 1 I


UNITED STATES


$33 825 869
9 392 241
1 598 409
1 860 084
129 166
57 658
46 863 427

1 458 091
31053 162
7 240 476
7 438 876
39 487
2 149
1 939 525

6 694 587
241189 879
13 508 905
76 590 455
61 651
5 492
8 685 464

1 831 709
83 298 477
7 557 818
74 637 008
205 653
62 254 341
1 18' 914
80 344
2 089
2 733 466
9 835 165
432 815
9 057 021
31 333 539
261 497 947
3 750 126

$26 140 348
2197 846
9 958 503
1 642 537
2 297 425
410 000


$2.66
?5.o
$1.10
5.244
o.8790
10.93%

$3.39
$1.11
5.61l
0.8424
10.054

894
62.94
6.26
105
7.3
778


8.s
1.8
31.81
125

18.6
0.98
0.28
8.
14.6
16.1


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


I I I I


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


II I I I *~-- -- 1 -1 -U F I ___


#36 268 158
9 854 492
1 150 158
1 827 991
143 499
55 375
49 299 673

1 526 052
31 598 836
5 911 461
7 396 687
50 269
1 934
1 953 828

7 433 540
248 971 549
6 642 610
83 797 548
85 039
4 814
9 304 946

1 889 302
86 008 835
7 583 869
72 483 387
224 507
65 110 580
1 273 363
90 085
1 842
2 809783
11 981 602
427 118
9 325 927
22 449 051
266 283 915
3 715 124
#31 355 728
2 092 406
10 313 749
1 187 547
2 267 201
404 838


US 107 523
4 189
453 423
1 537 517
27 259
27 727
20157 638

893 571
85 898
2 847 023
7 030 307
34 252
840
987 187
3178 693
2 237 896
41 752 833
5 703
1 701
3 266 276
896 075

1309 934
70 121 603
38 852
56 313 458
191 487
48 852
549
1028 346

4 875 453
177 552
164 798
7 455 661
192 511 978
1 156 252

$13 418 866
914 766
364 487
491 344
1 712 569
144 907


(19 480
4
297
1 534
37
27
21 382


913 743
93 433
2 237 321
7 001 608
44 389
785
988 760
3 532 781
912 542
50 988 590
9 481
1 656
3 596 906
933 690
1 047 228
67 880 982
44 852
59 357 102
259 590
52 418
559
1 062 807
5 957 107
164 495
151 107
4 894 530
201 575 237
1 160 145
$16 173 164
818 760
333 457
327 184
1 719 519
147 131


01 967
4
79
2
2053


83 567
18 625

8
84 845
450 478
3 664
19 223 714
20
457 540
82 133

35 567
112 592

22 989
460
5
83 304

689 110
3 074
3 287
59 368
26 734 855
109 011
$2 068 368
14 600
6 228
4 017
161 970
10 967


$1 857 767
10 800
70 632
2 987
255
1 942 441

78 226

11 904

8
79045
418 342

18 739 152
21
444 651
87 048

146 423
156 426

25 446
509
5
89323

749 542
4 581
3 112
158 327
26 221 943
122 734

$2 174 371
19 263
7 111
10 800
154 118
11 339


$6 188 266
199 499
357 052
72 056
4 741
5 262
6 826 876

186 815
717 246
944 260
184 863

141
226 884

1 260 423
2 500 572
2 272 109

301
1 334 672
351 756
1 700 674
2 651 034

87 811
5 817 028
43 946
5 845
102
435 342
1 700 000
5 065
107 000
5 725 366
14 566 050
360 387
$4 678 014
23 741
183 456
316 168
186 096
55 016


$6 322
206
310
63
6
5
6 914


200 226
714 325
745 530
190 706
179
228 262

1 346 312
2 481 743
1 341 182

338
1 399 272

360 694
1 758 094
2 886 901

96 444
5 627 478
57 502
5 900
69
448 534

2 104 445
6 274
138 598
5 107 356
12 774 784
288 957
$5 494 695
27 743
235 780
294 575
170 637
43 446


47 562 997
9 188 553
783 891
171 084
94 532
24 422
17 825 479

294 138
30 250 018
3 430 568
223 706
5 235
1 160
640 609

1 824 993
238 689 307
8 995 236
15 613 908
55 948
3 470
3 626 976
501 745
81 597 803
3 561 283
4 402 813
78 990
123 855
925 492
31 187
1 433
1 186 474
2 570 602
247 124
8 781 936
18 093 144
27 685 064
2 124 476
$5 975 100
1 244 739
9 404 332
831 008
236 790
199 110


-I -4 -4 ---. I_ _


P2.62
14.90
$1.11
5.291
0.8510
10.90o

$3.34
61.
O5:^
0.7990
10.190

862
60.34
6.o9
102
7.9
76

129
8.6)
1.9
30.15
3Oip
1R.2
14.2
1.00
0.27
3.6
15.9


$2.75
$5.15
$2.21
6.59%
0. 890
12.53$

$3.64
$2.or
0.877
11.78%

875
34.06
6.11
103
7. 9
764

138
1.9
27.?7
134

19.0

0.29
3.8
11.9
16.4


62.71
64.98
62.21
6.68$
0..8530
12.68%

$3.62
$2.14
7.01o
0.8280
11.96$

s43
34.10
5.80
102
8.1
752

132

1.7
26.09
128

18.2

0.2
12.1
15.8


81.89
6.770
0.6060
1o.o6$

$3.30

6.99%
0.411%
11.46

1,046
4.42


1,035

94
2.2
50.87
96
18.2

0.13
16.2
17.8


$2.90
$4.20
$2.29
6.82
0.588
9.24$

63.18
6.82$
0.374,

995
4.90


990

93

48.66
95
17.0

0.47

16.9


$1.71
5. 2
1.278$
15.27$

$3.44
$1.70
6.0oo
1.2010
10.79%
90o
7' .23
7.40
208

813

141
7.76
1.5

135
16.8
0.94
0.29
6 :1
9.1
16.1


$2.61
$4.42
$1.70

15.040

63.32
$1.75
5-



6.12$
1.0884
11.730
861
72.04
7.26
210

789

135
7.25
1.6
i-
132
16.9
0.88
0.29
8.8
16.0


$2.32
5.o4
$1.07
4.59$
0.8550
9.37$

$2.89
$1.10
4.88$
0.840%
9.58s

919
62.91
6.15
118
6.4
762

133
8.50
1.8
32.07
119

19.4
0.98
0.28
3.8
27.9
15.7


$2.37
64.87
$1.08
4.52%
o.8670
9.477

$2.89
$1.12
4.88e
0.8460
9.51%
9s9

6.09
88
6.5

75;

131
8.64
2.1
31.98
121

19.4
1.00
0.26
4.1
24.7
15.8


I __ _I_ __ _ __ _-_ __ __ _i__ _I._ __ _I_ __ _


1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


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


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

FEBRUARY 1945


ITEM
NO.


$8 607 064
9 643 581
531 773
159 502
96 278
21 851
19 060 049

333 857
30 791 078
2 916 706
204 373
5 880
962
657 761

2 136 105
246 489 806
4 388 886
14 069 806
75 558
2 799
3 864 117
507 870
84 250 741
3 503 317
4 445 979
83 211
126 000
930 825
31 258
1 209
1 209119
3 170 508
251 768
9 033 110
12 288 838
25 711 951
2 143 288
$7 513 498
226 640
9 737 401
554 988
222 927
202 922






Page 2


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 TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY 1945 AND 1944


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service; Total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 392 and 394). .....
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (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 witching service (Accounts 382, 383. and 381),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. ....
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounte 39h, 395, and 39b),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours)
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / ... ..
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. 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 tone).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. ......
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced(kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline 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. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-6. Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchasR and production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (nine purchases) .. .....
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . .
5-0. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . .
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ....
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .. .........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed Der yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .. ..
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .....
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/.. .....
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-clectric locomotives) 6/
7-O0. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/. .
8. Fuel and power consumed oer 1,000 gross ton-miles including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Puel and power consumed per peosenger-train car-mile rad 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-N0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Eaunted pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Eauated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


T 7 7 S


UNITED STATES


$70 813 889
19 721 578
3 361 538
3 878 388
265 227
120 228
98 160 848

3 050 129
65 661 256
15 199 687
15 846 111
74 520
4 411
4 066 721

13 956 837
504 945 143
28 100 296
161 225 794
140 658
10 969
18 125 474

3 942 285
176 021 232
16 550 267
160 816 508
434 086
135 299 506
2 422 742
181 970
3 969
5 862 452

20 514 042
937 961
19 174 788
66 739 320
554 148 856
7 430 699

$54 562 197
4 732 708
21 142 029
3 548 230
4 781 616
817 254


$2.66
55.05
(1.10
5.320
0.863%
11.00o

$3.38
$1.11
5.5*4
0.820%e
io.o5ri
10.05%
894
63.21
6.28
107
6.8
779

137
1 8
32.41
128

18.8
0.99
0.29
3.8:
14.7
16.3


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


SI I *1 I


WESTERN DISTRICT


ITEM
NO.


- I1 *I I* ~II 1 I__ _


$73 531 615
20 346 401
2 273 894
3701 785
287 585
111 992
100 253 272

3 131 035
66 032 228
12 005 899
15 078 974
94 223
3 736
4 012 194

15 163 859
511 183 509
12 420 564
171015 858
154 307
9 719
18 970 398

3 900 455
180 333 254
15 603 093
148 975 878
459 740
132 260 163
2 613 574
184 663
3 515
5 818 121

23 903 176
911 655
18 878 748
45 364 480
543 563 169
7 504 840

$62766 286
4 504 250
20 855 802
2 405 846
4 570 084
830 393


037 787 661
8 798
936 410
3 198 526
57 003
60 959
42 049 357

1 861 874
181 323
5 923 377
14 955 886
62 859
1 833
2 058 431
6 567 696
4 386 849
86 333 638
8 461
3 673
6 749 321
1 955 706

2 889 890
151 134 295
88 592
122 389 178
415 069
106 623
1 262
2 243 611

9 888 151
348 755
349 063
15 958 821
410 486 976
2 301 388

$27 419 541
1782 294
807 456
1 068 198
3 566 980
288 747


$39 298 426
9 809
596 484
3 095 979
72 216
58 544
43 131 458

1 867 297
193 919
4 551 848
14 314 382
82 534
1 665
2 021 484
7 195 217

1713 18 9
102 963 036
14 915
3 505
7 321 507
1 915 259

2 161 24 9
139 127 143
88 249
120 537 558
508 854
106 300
1 141
2 179 139

12 095 865
358 779
528 140
10 229 499
410 033 68 9
2 449 963

$33 071 653
1 817 535
736 262
685 124
3 455 020
313 868


$4 019 769

15 812
171 515
5 357
516
4 212 969

171 864

39 201

17
174 554

874 795
8 027
40 680 790
42
932 271

177 286

182 919
255 399

47 141
944
11
181 345

1 400 419
5 736
5 399
239 692
55 192 535
239 302

$4 159 607
26 979
10 248
16 211
343 941
23 776


$3 807
16
147
6

3 978


161 755

24 694

16
163 454

861 051

39 168 157
41
915 001
179 821

215 423
315 035

52 097
1 042
10
183 611

1 430 008
5 667
6 841
240 117
54 345 649
212 879

$4 123 540
24 913
15 627
16 627
314 273
19 871


#12 912 153
402 903
753 244
147 205
11 917
11 600
14 239 022

391 423
1 461 205
1 977 364
405 886

326
474 720

2 620 961
4 859 057
4 668 476

660
2 771 884

753 070
3 599 769
5 976 316

180 275
12 665 066
102 029
12 451
235
939 422

3 655 180
12 622
196 158
13 309 765
28 924 346
709 253
$10 036 133
58 958
335 941
749 351
375 415
106 062


$12 875 654
411 944
619 950
131 863
12 162
11 276
14 062 849

413 830
1 437 037
1 536 702
375 576

296
471 473

2762 298
4 900 584
2 545 169

642
2 863 230

751 165
3 625 375
5 957 186

194 198
11 463 405
109 338
12 064
232
933 921
4 153 297
13 361
255 941
10 852 991
26 183 493
631 443

$10 904 333
56 841
435 411
614 953
346 046
95 128


616 094 306
19 309 877
1656 072
361 142
190 950
47 153
37 659 500

624 968
64 018 728
7 259 745
484 339
11 661
2 235
1 359 016

3 893 385
500 086 086
19 036 944
34 211 366
132 197
6 594
7 671 998

1 056 223
172 421 463
7 501 142
9 426 814
165 219
245 262
1 858 503
61 952
2 461
2 498 074
5 570 292
570 848
18 624 168
37 231 042
59 544 999
4 180 756

$12 946 916
2 864 477
19 988 384
1 714 470
495 280
398 669


$17 549 904
19 924 648
1 040 833
326 736
197 165
41 665
39 080 951

688 153
64 401 272
5 892 655
389 016
11 689
1759
1 355 783

4 345 293
506 282 925
8 162 206
28 884 665
139 392
5 531
7 870 660

1 054 210
176 707 879
7 269 235
9 533 700
177 293
259 200
1 943 285
65 257
2 132
2 521 450
6 224 006
533 848
18 287 826
24 041 873
53 000 338
4 210 555

$14 666 760
2 604 961
19 668 502
1089 142
454 7-45
401 526


4 4 -4 -4 4 4 + -4 + F


F4:94
$1.10
5.304
0.841.
11.070

-3.31
$1.13
5.62%
o.792e
10.05d

865
61.41
6.08
101
7.4
768





124

18.7
S.oi
1.061
0.28
15.6
15.99


$2.77
$5.11
$2.31
6.69,1
0.869%
12.55d


$3.64
2.o04
7.053
0.853d
11.72X

876
33.90
6.14
105
6.9
766

143
1.8
27.69
139
19.4

0.30
3.8
12.3
16.7


S2.73
5.o0
.24
6.04
o. 8430
12.810


$3.58
V2.12

0.821%
11.91%

845
35.15
5.so
100
ioo
7.5
753

132

26.60
l18
18.4

0.27
3.5
11.9
15.9


$2.97
$4.70
$1.90
6.760
0.623
9.944

$3.28
6.871
o.419%
11.36

1,042

4.50

1,031

96
5/ i

51.4;
98

18.3

0.31

17.1
18.1


12.88

42.28
6.92U
0.5784
9.33%

83.17
6.924
0.373%
11.60o

1,000

4.95

995

94

48.88
96

17.3
0.35

18.5
17.0


$4.67
$1.71
5.63%
1.298%
14.950

13.43
$1.71
5.88%
1.126%
11.68o

892
71.78
7.36
217

813

142
7.71
1.5

137
17.1
0.94
ooo
0.30

16:4


42.63
$4.25
$1.70
5.670
1.3220
15.070

43.28
$1.74
6.06%
1.1114'
11.120

867
74.44
7.26
206

794

136
7.27
1.6
.-
133
1.7.1
0.92
0.29

8.9
16.2


j2.32
$5.02
1.o07
4.600
0.8320
9.54e

32.89
91.i0
4.9880
0.81140
9.542i

919
63.19
6.16
107
6.6
764

138
8.54
1.9
32.09
120

19.3
0.99
0.28
3.8
26.3
15.7


L C C 4 L ______________


_ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distlllate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities nre included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


i2.36
$4.88
1l.08
4.53%
0.858%
9.54%

32.88
$1.12
4.844

9.41

892
61.30
6.06
88
6.4
759

130
8.76
2.0
31.99
121

19.3
1.01
0.26
4.1
24.6
15.8


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

U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1944 0 -597257








Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
MARCH 1945


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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, 1945 AND 1944


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam Incomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . .
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 3S4, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (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 connumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382. 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ...
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). ..
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ..
Quantities consumd in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . ....
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ..........
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) ....
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). ..
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours)
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) .......
2-22, Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). ..
2-24. 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. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. ......
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline 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. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .. .
4-6. Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5 Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchnas and production: 3j
5-01. Coal per net ton (mlne purchases) .. .. ...
5-02. Coal oer net ton (other purchases) .....
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-06. Gssoline per gallon .. .. . .
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (ncl. freight and
handling expenses): ;/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . ..
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotive). . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .....
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electrlc locomotives) 6/
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ /.. .
8. Fuel and power consumed eor 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per pasenger-train car-aile rad 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) . .
9-0c. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


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UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


1945 1944 195 1944 194 195 4419 1945 19 1944 1 1945 1944


$35 413 612
10 441 569
1 894 666
1 883 833
145 040
56 156
49 834 876

1 504 148
33 229 156
7 811 322
7 743 669
43 940
1 984
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7 115 293
271 315 719
15 939 832
82 674 163
85 489
5 433
9 364 629
1 875 402
88 645 532
8 630 635
72 605 098
224 983
62 072 519
1 307 692
89 441
1 902
2 838 658
11188 627
417 139
9 970 243
36 601 160
272 085 647
4 003 189
029 784 492
2 138 382
10 925 569
1 952 720
2 311 306
443 109


$2.66
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/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-0).
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


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


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP 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 THREE MONTHS ENIeD WITH MARCH 1945 AND 1944

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

1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 195 194 1945 1944

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam Incomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) $106 227 501 $111721 064 $56 716 584 (59 833 757 $5 973 572 5 766 178 $19 433 984 9 627 019 $24 103 361 $26 494 110 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 30 163 146 30 899 013 13 308 14 726 629 423 640 317 29 520 415 30 243 970 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ... .5 256 206 3 557 410 1 470 565 931 098 27 655 20 061 1 222 976 970 151 2 535 010 1 636 100 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 381, 395, and 396). 5 762 221 5 653 895 4 752 575 4 722 216 257 621 226 416 216 254 206 555 535 771 498 708 i-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) ......410 268 447 693 91 145 109 896 9 103 9 076 15 457 20 130 294 563 308 591 1-0
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . ... 176 384 167 652 87 570 89 340 721 787 17 904 17 288 70 189 60 297 1-0
1-07. Total . . ... 147 995 726 152 446 727 63 131 747 65 701 033 6 268 672 6 022 518 21 535 998 21 481 400 57 059 309 59 241 776 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard nwitchin service (Accounts 382, 385, and 35h),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ... 4 554 257 4 733 477 2 774 642 2 825 191 257 618 243 538 590 328 631 157 931 669 1033 591 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. .. 98 890 412 98 895 558 273 911 295 272 2 271 432 2 269 237 96 345069 96 331 049 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . 23 018 112 18 365 447 8 982 697 6 946 610 57 712 38 780 3 035 515 2 339 582 10 942 188 9 040 475 2-03
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 23 589 780 23 169 069 22 248 207 21 947 242 590 448 574 859 751 125 646 968 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . . 118 460 140 982 101022 123 424 -- 17 438 17 558 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 6 350 5 678 2 632 2 565 25 24 515 486 3 178 2 603 2-09
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. 6 087 541 6 069 133 3 073 728 3 060 341 261 578 246 205 716 290 719 629 2 035 945 2 042 958 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 39h. 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .... 21 072 120 22 914 064 9 988 173 10 887 583 1 292 014 1 288 969 3 935 611 4 175 279 5 856 322 6 562 233 2-0g
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 776 260 862 777764 768 7 763 769 7 860 132 768 497 093 769 904 636 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 44 040 288 20 372 467 7 300 281 2 853 206 11 800 7 272 451 4 170 083 29 455 756 13 349 178 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 243 899 957 260 161 478 133 338 052 157 549 327 60685 631 58 277 881 49 876 274 44 334 270 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . ... .226 147 238 456 19 974 22 974 206 173 215 482 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) 16 402 14 397 5 410 5483 62 63 1028 958 9 902 7 893 2-1
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 27 490 079 28 744 182 10 276 043 11087 004 1 379 735 1 367 422 4 171 465 4 339 528 11 662 836 11 950 228 2-1
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 39h, 395, and 396),
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ... 5 817 687 5 925 984 2 851 460 2 895 345 264 710 276 914 1 122 875 1135 516 1 578 642 1 618 209 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 264 666 764 273 861 605 5 468 916 5 405 562 259 197 848 268 456 043 2-16
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). ... 25 193 142 23 819 522 4 48b 166 3 336 318 340 272 251 126 9 133 099 9 151 920 11 239 605 11 080 158 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 233 421 606 226 580 106 218 804 396 211 620 631 356 816 482 882 14 260 394 14 476 593 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 659 069 701 451 136 250 145 722 278 289 289 889 244 530 265 840 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hour) 197 372 025 200 551 263 178 716 746 182734 568 18 286017 17 446 465 369 262 370 230 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .. ..... 3730 434 4 045 492 654 962 781 022 79 939 77 749 133 526 175 433 2 662 007 3 011 2 8 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains equatedd net tons coal equivalent) 271 405 281 454 155 836 161 281 1 599 1 555 18 160 18 217 95 810 100 401 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 5 871 5 416 1 751 1 741 15 17 377 345 3 728 3 313 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. 8 701 167 8 843 584 3 275 571 3 297 193 271 913 281 816 1 405 266 1 414 552 3 748 417 3 850 023 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) .31702 729 36 432 202 15 436 636 18 322 369 2 078 561 2064 235 5 623 550 6 526 057 8 563 982 9 519 541 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net ton). 1 355 100 1 347 682 548 271 516 544 8 719 7 016 19 409 21 307 778 701 802 815 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . ... 29 145 109 29 256 705 521 262 492 359 8 869 9 53 348 992 415 578 28 265 986 28 339245 3-0
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . ... 103 348 966 70 398 273 24 801 329 15 764 443 429 553 342 187 20 985 181 16 962 852 57 132 903 37 328 791 3.0
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced(kilowatt-hours). 826 234 503 824 783 021 614 233 883 624 923 629 82 342 305 80 541 169 42 117 255 38705 256 87 541 060 80612967 3-05
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . ... 11 433 888 11 428 913 3 545 801 3 724 846 355 520 322 421 1 031 048 969 317 6 501 519 6 412 329 3-0
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ... $84 346 790 $95 573 906 $42 726 546 $49 998 828 $6 184 139 5 955624 15 430495 $17135 197 $20 005 610 $22484 257 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 6 871 088 6 599 440 2 849 331 2 592 488 40 378 30165 89 689 89 821 3 891 690 3 886 966 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . .... 32068074 32 318 475 1 192 014 1105 031 16755 21 736 596983 711 315 30 262 322 30480393 4-03
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . 5 501 686 3 721 573 1 654 947 1052 846 28 649 23 681 1 184 588 961 573 2 633 502 1 683 673 -0
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .. ..... 7 092 922 6 901 105 5 293 485 5 230 433 510 739 470 346 556 371 513 335 732 327 686 991 4-05
4-0 Gasoline purchased .. ....... 1 260 595 1 260 794 445 991 474 320 35 161 30 467 155 111 145 967 624 332 610 040 4-6
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: -/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. ... $2.66 $2.62 $2.77 $2.73 $2.98 $2.89 $2.74 2.63 $2.34 $2.)6 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .. $5.07 $4.90 $5.20 $5.02 (4.63 $4.30 $4.62 $4.22 $5.00 $4.84 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). ..... .. $1.10 $1.10 2.29 $2.24 $1.89 $2.28 $1.71 $1.71 $1.07 $1.08 5-0
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon. .. . .... 5.320 5.29 6.67 6.68 6.670 6.92% 5.64% 5.670 4.61 4.51% 5-04
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .... ...0858 0.837% 0.862 0.837% 0.620 0.584 1.321% 1.326 0.837% 0.852 5-05
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . .. 11.o03 110. 12.58 12.730 9.89% 9.45; 15.014 15.06o 9.60% 9.51% 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4$2
6-01. Coal per net ton. . .. ..$3.3 8 3.33 3.6 .60.29 319 344 .2.88 2.88 6-
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . $1.11 $1.13 $2.04 $2.09 1.71 $1.73 $1.10 $1.12 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .... .5.66% 5.627 7.04 7.014 6.752 6.92% 6.200 6.0 4.89 4.85 6-
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ..... 0.825 0.796% 0.8590 0.823$ 0.422 0.38 1.1611 6 0.821 o.83 6-05
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . 1.0 10.12 .511.85 11. 11.671 11.5 1.47 955 9.510 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .878 864 87 843 1,023 992 886 871905 891 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 62.28 60.84 3.64 34.70 71.37 73.76 62.25 60.73 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ...... 6.21 6.06 6.03 5.77 4.32 4.71 7.41 724 6.10 6.4 7-0
7-. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ .... 10 102 101 101 205 205 108 90 7-0
7-05. Gallons of gasoline gasolinee sad gae-electric locootives) 6/ 6.8 7.3 6.8 7.4 6.4* 7-0'
7-0. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ /. 765 765 749 751 1,012 986 0o6 797 753 755 7-0o
8. Fuel and power consumed oar 1,000 gross ton-miles Tincluding
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal teamm locomotives). .... .131 128 135 131 92 93 139 135 11 10 -01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ..8.42 8.64 -- 765 729 .-02
8-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotive) 1.7 1.8 1.7 1. 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.9 2. 8-0
8-0I4 Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... 31.43 30.29 26.76 26.2 50.59 48.86 31.63 31.88 8-0
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 123 123 131 127 9 95 133 132 118 121 8-05
9. duel and power consumed per passenger-traln car-aile road passenger sersce:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... .18.3 18.1 18.7 18.2 17.9 16.9 16.9 16.9 19.0 19.1 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 0.98 0.99 0.9) 0.89 0.98 1.00 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.29 0.28 0.2 0.27 0.6 0.27 0.29 0.29 0.27 0.26 9-0
9-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. 3.6 3.6 3. 3.5 3.8 4.1 9-0
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) 14.3 14.2 11.7 11.8 18.0 18.1 .9 8.9 26. 24.7 9-0
9-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) 15.9 15.8 16.0 15.8 17.8 16.6 16.2 16.1 15.5 15.6 9-0O


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
2 Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
/Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


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


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . .
1-0l. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (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 evitching service (Accounts 382. 383, and 38L),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (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. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .....
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 594, 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hour) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .. ..
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. 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) . .
-04.Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .......
-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .... ..
4. Total colt 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. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-0. Gasoline purchased . .. ..
AVERAGES
5. Average cot of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 5/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. ...
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .. ...
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .. .........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ .
7-05. Gallon. of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6/
7-0. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5 6/ .. .
8. Fuel and power consumed oer 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ...
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile road passenger serace
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. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


UNITED STATES


$33 103 984
9 924 016
1 823 854
1 787 374
136 410
50 368
46 826 006

1 398 060
32 096 022
7 291 608
7 393 911
21 755
1 860
1 887 871
6 661 566
256 461 176
16 071 492
81 824 499
79 835
4 878
8 814 436

1 768 236
85 912 064
9 203 504
68 047 855
224 465
52 174 210
1 250 545
79 682
1 701
2 714 694
9 850 029
351 076
9 476 998
35 784 054
254 902 764
3 997 994
$26 446 108
1 770 086
10 307 642
1 880 304
2 194 996
438 348


2.68
5.o04
$1.09
5.25%
0.861#
10.960


1.:11,
5.56%
o.8530
10.090
840
5g. 30
5.85
7!
727

119
8.12

113

17.0
0.95
0.28
3.19
12.6
14.9


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


rI [ I V I I


WESTERN DISTRICT


r I I -I 1 I I I I I1- -1 ~


$34 575 586
9 925 869
1 239 390
1 833 277
151 713
54 443
47 780 278

1 452 876
30 682 487
6 099 604
7 365 916
23 301
2 002
1 880 372
7 010 841
249 680 960
8 015 495
85 296 449
75 908
4 484
8 920 700
1 886 440
90 319 826
7 736 240
76 124 755
228 561
57 340 355
1 351 703
85 203
2 033
2 836 373
11 465 310
388 308
9 972 540
24 823 255
263 124 464
3 676 922

$30 238 051
1 878 267
10 989 282
1 304 364
2 228 305
400 956


(2.64
(4.84
$1.10

10.900



5.610
0.8110
10.460
840
59.g8
5.87
97
7.2
739

120
8.23
1.8
28.48
115

17.1
0.95
0.26
3.41
12.8
14.9


$17 393 717
4 059
532 010
1 492 593
32 003
24 289
19 478 671

833 689
88 231
2 827 468
7 003 123
16 967
697
926 749
3 155 504

2 956 846
48 699 945
7 392
1 504
3 264 459
839 099
1 815 720
63123 859
44 951
46 720 034
242 930
41 609
467
967 476
5 175 691
143 499
107 986
8 523 708
190 210 252
1 314 106
$14 216 811
718 724
222 565
554 692
1 646 864
167 850


2.75
2.06
6.51$
0.866
12.770

(3.60
1:.9
6.96
0.902o
11.97%
815
32.38
5.58
96
8.4
707

120

1.5
241.21
115

16.6

0.29
.1.
.5
14.2


$18 222 943
4 513
316 276
1 533 254
36 764
27 090
20 140 840

852 636
93 780
2 301 842
6 962 719
18 200
763
930 179

3 320 433
1 083 077
53 369 264
7 186
1 725
3 390 619
903 924
1 175 828
70 997 676
46 292
51 937 921
273 762
46 621
508
1 031 765
5 849 589
142 877
137 235
5 391 718
199 366 917
1 138 220
$15 932 633
713 076
297 381
357 321
1 680 722
144 555


S2.72
2.17
6.630
0.843%
12.70%

3-59
2.02
6.870
0.837%
12.294

813
33.28
.6o

7.7
719

121

1.7
24.6A3

17.3
0.26
14.8
1.2
14.8


$1 796

4
77
3
1 881


82 534
17 975

8
83 767

373 058
3 7645
17 412 050
19
398 322
80 196
38 868
86 992

32 666
653
5
81 577

575 874
2 980
2098
68 512
24 234 213
162 538
$1 751 619
13 625
3 941
4 695
161 339
15 655


3.0i4
457
61.88
6.85
0.6662
9.63%

$3.35
7.051
o.l44
11.3 4

979
4.10

968


83
1.4
49.74
85
17.0

0.17

19.2
16.7


$1 768

11
64
2
1 848


79 533

17 207

9
80 715

378 579

16 607 600
25
402 445
86 673

149 931
146 550
-I
21 6335
432
6
88 884

567 036
2 788
4 035
174 819
23 683 954
110 159
$1 664 995
13 224
9 195
12 135
148 542
10 937


2.94
*74.
2.28
6.94,
0.6270
9.930

$3.25
7.04o
0.386%
11.80%

955
4.64

948


83

51.26
85
16.2

0.47

17.0
16.1


$6 130 055
191 958
414 246
63 436
3 757
6 292
6 809 744

185 385
742 636
928 783
169 414

177
224 861
1 255 343
2 249 704
2 656 549

389
1337 141
342 650
1 728 207
3 399 294
82 701
5 337 176
32 592
5 246
128
444 893
1 730 564
7 679
145 770
7 447 599
12 629 468
333 329
$4 652 550
32 714
246 748
421 397
170 562
52 506


2.69
14:.2
1.69
5.664
1.351%
15.75%



5.864
1.152%
11.53%
845
72.42
6.76
182

765

129
7.90
1.5
124

16.5
0.93
0.28
O.7
8.1
15.7


III I I I I I


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gae-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


$6 382 220
200 743
338 695
65 786
7 730
622
7 001 796

198 790
767 944
795 005
165 659

209
228 583

1 327 832
2 449 441
1 600 036

367
1 388 253
367 531
1 626 571
2 944 304
81 431
5 330 434
62 802
5 415
143
457 693
2 125 698
4 843
178 470
5 749 830
12 932 317
359 258

$5 660 736
21 830
308 424
328 658
171 078
56 124


2.66
4.51
1.73
5.72%
1. 23
15.62



6.250
1.197%
12.31%
867
73.11
7.36
181

791


710
1.5
127

16.1
0.86
0.26
7-i
7.8
15.3


$7 783 547
9 727 999
873 323
154 203
96 947
19 596
18 655 615

296 452
31 265 155
3 517 382
221 574
4 788
978
652 494
1 877 661
254 211 472
10 454 333
15 712 504
72 443
2 966
3 814 514
506 291
84 183 857
3 949 622
4 837 004
96 813
117 000
942 357
32 174
1 101
1 220 748
2 367 900
196 918
9 221144
19 744 235
27 828 831
2 188 021
$5 825 128
1 005 023
9 834 388
899 520
216 231
202 337


$2.46
5.10
.07
4.560
o.7770
9.250

(2.90
131
4.850
0.738%
9.51%
869
59.19
5.89
95
5.7
721


121
8.12
1.8
30.48
111

18.1
0.95
0.26
.7
15.3


$0 201 505
9 720 613
572 646
169 531
104 666
20 427
18 789 388

321 917
29 820 763
2 985 550
237 538
5 101
1 021
640 895
1 983 997
247 231 519
5 332 382
15 319 585
68 722
2 367
3 739 383
528 312
88 693 255
3 466 177
4 980 529
100 838
72 000
993 506
32 735
1 376
1 258 031
2 922 987
237 BO0
9 652 800
13 506 888
27 141 276
2 069 285
$6 979 687
1 130 137
10 374 282
606 250
227 963
189 340


1.07
4.49%
0.8.40o
9.-35

$2.89
$1.12
4. 82%
0.8231
9.8i1

877
59.34
5.78
88
5.8
730

121
8.24
1.9
30.42
113
17.9
0.95
0.25
24:0
14.7


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


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


1111IIII II iii 1111111111i1111111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
262 08583BUREAU 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, 1945 AND 1944


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

APRIL 1945


SOUTHERN REGION


ITEM
NO.


I I






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Pae 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 FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL 1945 AND 1944

1 I I I


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. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). .......
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (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 38h).
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ...
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ..
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. ......
2-05. Gasoline (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 39b).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ..
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). . ...
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent)... .
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . ..
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours).. ..
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .
2-22. Total fuel by ator-car trains (equated net tons coal equvalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. Total (equated net ton 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 ton).
3-0 Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ... .
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ... ............
3-0. Electric current purchased and produced (iiowatt-hour ).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). .. . .
4. Total cost of all fuel sad 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. .....
4-0~. Fuel oil purchased. ..... ..
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased. .. .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced. .
4-0. Gasoline purchased. . ....
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: I/
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. Diesel fuel per gallon. . ..
5-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ..
5-06. Gasoline per gallon ..................
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4_/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . ...
6-02. Fuel oil l per barrel. ...........
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .......
6-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ..
6-05. Gasoline 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. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ ..
7-05. Gallons of gasoline gasolinee and a-electric locomotive) 6/
7-0h. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ /. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Xilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile oad passenger semcve:
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. Equated pounds of uel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


T A I I. ___________


-I 4 II I I____ L 1r44


WESTERN DISTRICT


loh I I IQ" I


$139 340 695
40 087 162
7 049198
7 549 595
543 599
226 752
194 797 001

5 952 320
130 986 334
30 358 987
30 983 691
90 948
8 209
7 975 363

27 733 609
1 032 722 038
60 111 780
325 724 456
305 982
21 280
36 304 464

7 586 000
350 578 828
34 420 801
301 469 461
883 534
249 546 235
4 980 979
351 087
7 572
11 416 846

41 552 758
1 706 176
38 622 106
138 945 129
1 081 137 267
15 378 364

$110 789 866
8 641 174
42 375 716
7 370 687
9 287 915
1 695 599


1.10


11.03



5 .60
0.;832
10. 1.

869
61.55
6i: 3
102
8.2
756

128
8.35
1.7
30.62
120
18.0
0.97
0.286
3.5
1 .6.


$146 298 829
40 826 145
4 798 966
7 487 172
596 159
222 094
200 229 365

6 186 353
129 632 462
24 516 138
30 534 985
113 190
7 680
7 949 815

29 924 905
1 027 445 728
28 387 962
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314 364
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5 397 195
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362 142
11 859 432
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181 201
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897 892
197 445
2 218
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691 770
629 248
33 379 114
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4 806 389

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3 568 055
1 414 579
2 213 013
6 940 349
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1 250 621
6 255 470
143 413
116 430
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9 299 545
28 909 961
90 531
3 328
3 990 509

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3 799 269

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1 054 784
207 899
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21 205 706
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112 605
2 252
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11 699
10 967
498 065
106 576 518
518 058
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517 006
104 225 123
432 580
$7 620 619
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618 888
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24 196
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692
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1 465 525
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12 532 393

360 990
23 623 193
166 118
23 406
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1 850 159
7 354 114
27 088
494 762
28 190 912
54 746 723
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1 591 318
726 933
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272 341
27 860
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829 947
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8 651 755
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8-03


8-01
8-02
9-01
9-01
9-02

9-0


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. Their
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
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.


eS


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

U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1944- 0-597257


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SOUTHERN REGION


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Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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O1944


ITEM
NO.




1-01
1-02

1-0N
1-01

2-02
1-06



2-07

2-01
2-02



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2-10
2-052
2-06
2-07
2-09
2-09




2-19
2-11
2-12
2-21






2-22
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3-01
2-17

2-20
2-21



3-02
2-24






4-01
3-02
3-01
3-05

4-01



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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


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3 1262 08583 9685


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
MAY 1945


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, 1945 AND 1944


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 6-03.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


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


....-.. --.--- .- SOUTHERN DISTRICT
j DEPOSITORW UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM ITEM
S 'ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944
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) 634 054 397 (33 784 066 $17 331 392 417 659 808 $1 893 734 $1 726 350 $6346 326 $6 361 719 B 482 945 8 036 189 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 94) 10 428633 9 749060 3729 4311 155 931 169068 10 268 973 9 575 681 1-02
1-01. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ........... 1956 174 1 281 900 595 562 317 382 6 192 8 752 431 855 338 464 922 565 617 302 -0
1-0 Electric current (Accounts 3, 34, 395, and 396). 1 831 483 1777 476 1530 818 1 487 213 74 426 64 204 63 569 59 223 162 670 166 836 -0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) .. ........139 079 159 257 32 073 36 625 3 506 2 884 4 716 5 661 98 784 114 087 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accountc 382 and 394). . .. 52 863 50 128 24 840 25 334 182 288 6 683 5 552 21158 18 954 1-0
1-07. Total . . ... 48 462 629 46 801 887 19 518 414 19 530 673 1 978 040 1 802 478 7 009 080 6 939 687 19 957 095 18 529 049 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 386),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ......... 1 376 529 1 428 282 789 658 832 025 84 272 77 819 193 476 200 325 309 123 318 113 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 33265 373 30 512 176 83 132 91 068 663 412 651 889 32 518 829 29 769 219 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . 7 585 553 6 116 931 2 912 524 2 263 121 15 814 14 297 1033 213 799 446 3 624 002 3 040 067 2-03
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 7 349 223 6 698 308 6 946 280 6 331 441 173 280 165 324 229 663 201 543 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . .20 975 20 740 15 464 14 812 5 511 5 928 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) 2 011 1 807 771 746 8 9 189 157 1043 895 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1 690 651 1 854 445 888 307 907 026 85 358 78 803 236 989 230 036 679 997 638 580 2-07
uantitles consumed In road freight service (Accounts 39g, 35, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ...... 6 724 102 6 920 005 3 059 181 3 279 585 374 672 361 177 1 288 790 1 320 742 2 001 459 1 958 501 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 274 042 944 249 081 961 1 703 507 1 745 686 272 339 437 247 336 275 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . 17 530 544 8 997 923 3 592 325 1052 254 3 645 2 713 736 1 685 219 11220 838 6 260 450 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .. 85188 793 82 825 378 50 600 648 51 592 388 17 571 447 16 453 208 17 016 698 14 779782 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . 73 137 85 008 2 365 8 553 70 772 76 455 2-12
2-14. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) 5 005 4 341 1 681 1 545 19 23 359 330 2 946 2 443 2-1i
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 9038 639 8 45 091 3187 736 3 347 806 400 178 384 890 1368 463 1 379133 4 082 262 3 733 262 2-1
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts g39, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (not tons) . 1 809 177 1 811 912 662 091 883 284 84 617 85 898 340 540 359 166 521 929 485 564 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 89 221 039 85 080 233 1449 335 1 645 509 87 771 704 83 434 724 2-1
2-17. Diesol fuel by locomotives (gallons) . 9 695 357 7 668 240 1 960 086 1 171 816 70 833 108 564 3 627 424 2 919 186 4 037 014 3 468 674 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 76 741 867 77 385 298 71 517 483 72 618 444 130 630 173 013 5.093 754 4 593 841 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 214 411 219788 43 418 48 919 79 241 81 149 91 752 89720 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 54 464 715 53 553 284 48 927 582 48 343 630 5 429 133 5 145 654 108 000 64 000 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) iJ. 1305 114 1 436 040 249 622 278 038 30 927 23 986 38 001 53 407 986 564 1 080 609 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent) 82 244 84 486 43 450 43 421 618 480 5 344 5 257 32 832 35 328 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 829 1 557 496 479 4 6 159 113 1170 939 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 2 800 729 2 725 780 1 001 818 1 009 317 86 514 85 787 449 967 447 443 1 262 430 1 183 233 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). ... 10 275 966 12 016 926 5 039 052 6 001 044 542 832 658 326 1 971 842 2 306 878 2 722 240 3 050 678 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net ton). 401 797 379 374 156 519 142 000 2 224 2 176 6 825 6 316 236 229 228 882 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .. ...... .. 9 944 993 9 710 928 120 637 124 929 2 549 3 269 161751 138 156 9 660 056 9 444 574 3-0
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . ... .. 36 788 381 25 081 450 8 699 728 5 042 680 94 028 129 438 8 025 238 5 697 269 19 769 387 14 212 063 3-0
-05Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). 260 505 052 257 065 039 194 407 473 195 093 282 24 382 095 23 533 325 12 228 262 11 854 442 29 487 222 26 583 990 3-05
3-06 Gasoline purchased (gallons) . 4 246 851 3 910 719 1358 561 1 285 335 154 903 151 518 359 918 321 380 2 373 469 2 152 486 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines .. ....... .. $28 935 049 $31 821 458 14 577 946 $16 326 528 (1729 008 $1 960 284 $5 720 743 $6 224 829 $6 907 352 $7 309 817 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2 028 562 1 861 837 812 996 724 944 9 895 10 186 30 715 28 839 1174 956 1 097 868 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . .... 10 760 632 10 564 521 251 265 263 724 4 785 7 446 274 942 237 638 10 229 640 10 055 713 4-03
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . 1 949 695 1 307 029 588 283 335 518 6 334 9067 449 616 328 063 905 462 634 381 4-0
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced ... 228 988 2 168 509 1682 918 1628 261 154 439 153 318 166 912 159479 224 719 227 451 -0
4-0. Gasoline purchased . .... 470 130 435 788 174 227 165 980 14 881 15 357 56 725 48 344 224 297 206 107 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and pover at point of purchase and production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) ......2.2 2.65 2.9 2.7 3.19 9 90 2.70 2.54 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . .5.05 .91 .5-19 511 .6850 4.574.97 4.80 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . 1.08 1.09 2.08 .11 88 2.28 $.70 1.72 1.l.o65-0
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . 5.290 5.21 6.61l 6.656 6.74 7.00% 5.600 5.76 4.5j 4.46 5-04
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .. .... 0.8550 0.844 0.8666 0.835% 0.633% 0.651 1.365% 1.34 0.762/ 0.856 5-05
5-06. Gasoline per gallon ........... .11.07 11.1i4 12.820 12.91% 9.612 10.14 15.76 15.04 9.45 9.58 5-
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . 344 3.3 368 3.5 $3.48 $3.30 (3.4 38 2.992.91 6-0
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ...... 1101.12 1.1.99 1.721.76 1101.12 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . 5.568 5.57 7.oo- 7 .oo 6.869 7.12 5.78 6.17 -4.86, 4.80 6-0o
6-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .. 0.1 0.0 0.860 0.831% 0.420 0.386 1.15 1115 0.725 0.506-
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ... 9. 10.33 11.99% 12.15 11.354 12 122.41 10.602 9.29% 9.810 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotive) .... .2 S o7 797 777 985 908 853 837 854 821 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil teamm locomotives) . 58.16 57:35 32.20 33.08 72.16 71.42 58.05 57.23 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 5.87 5.61 5.60 5.27 337 4.19 7.25 6.68 5.60 5.66 7-o
7-0
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/. .. ........ 97 87 96 86 179 175 94 87 7-07
7-05. Oaltons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotivee) 6/ 8.0 7.5 8.7 7.8 6.6 6.7 7-05
7-O. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / 6 717 704 69 65 97 902 72 756 71 6 7-0
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-mlles (Including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .11.6 113 118 115 80 76 128 125 115 112 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ........ 7.82 7.89 7.75 7.16 7.8 7.89 8-02
-O. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1. 1. 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5 1. 1.81..9 9-0
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... 27.6 27.49 23.67 23.49 48.87 50.32 30.37 30.19 -
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .. 110 109 113 111 82 79 124 122 107 107 8-05
9. 1uel and pover consumed per passenger-train car-ile road passenger seracae
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . ... .16.6 16.5 16.3 16.5 16.5 15.5 16.5 15.9 17.3 17.2 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 0.9.92 .34 .0.87 0.291 0.92 9-o
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. ...0.2 0.26 0.2 02 -0726 0.24 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... 3.,4. 3.4 -0
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) 12.4 12.2 1 9 1.1 .0 7.6 24.9 9-0
9-0. Equated pounds of fuel all road passenger service) 14.4 14.4 .0 16.7 157.4 15.6 15.2 13 14.3





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Pag 2


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY 1945 AND 1944

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

1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1914W 1945 19144 1945 1914
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) L73 410 119 8180 073 588 $91 459 531 (95 707 200 $9 663 971 $9 261 446 $31 916 765 $32 370 958 $40 369 852 $42733 984 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 50 515 795 50 573 942 21 096 23 550 977 312 1 010 128 49 517 387 49 540 264 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . .. 9 005 373 6 080 866 2 601 249 1568 003 38 122 40 586 2 035 104 1 647 310 4 330 898 2 824 967 1-0
1-0 Electric current (Accounts 38 384, 395, and 396). 9 381078 9 264 648 7 775 986 7 74 683 409 189 355 326 343 259 331 564 852 644 835 075 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) ......682 678 755 416 152 142 180038 16312 14 513 23930 33 521 490 294 527 344 1-0
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . ... 279 615 272 222 136 699 141 764 1 094 1 379 30 879 29 402 110 943 99 677 1-0
1-07. Total . . . 243 274 658 247 020 682 102 146 703 105 363 238 10 128 688 9 673 250 35 327 249 35 422 883 95 672 018 96 561 311 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities cnnoaued in yard switching service (Accounts 382. 583. and 3g5),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). . 7 329 070 7614497 4 398 214 4509714 424 424 400890 969 189 1030 272 1 537 243 1673 621 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 164 251 707 160090 221 445 274 480 120 3 677 480 3 689 070 160 128'953 155 921 031 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . .. 37 944 540 30 633 075 14 771 956 11 562 666 91 501 70 284 4 997 511 3 934 033 18 083 572 15 066 092 2-03
2-0 Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .. 38 332 914 37 233 293 36 197 610 35 241 402 933 142 905 842 1 202 162 1 086 049 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) .. ........ 111 923 133 930 84 186 105 343 27 737 28 587 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .. 10 220 9 488 4 099 4 075 41 42 881 852 5 199 4 519 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). ... 9 866 193 9 803 799 4 888 952 4 897 397 430 703 405 723 1 178 140 1 178 248 3 368 398 3 322 431 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 594, 395, and 39b).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. 34 459 035 36 843 986 16 204 180 17486 677 2039 744 2028 725 6 479 744 6 823 853 9 735 367 10 504 731 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 1 306 764 982 1 276 527 689 11 716 980 12 055 259 1 295 048 002 1 264 472 430 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 77 642 324 37 385 885 13 849 452 4 988 537 19 209 12 642 736 7 455 338 51 130 927 24 942 010 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .. 410 913 249 428 283 305 232 638 645 262 510 979 95 669 128 91 538 689 82 605 476 74 433 637 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . .... 388 073 399 372 29 731 38 713 358 342 360 659 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tone coal equivalent). 26 285 23 222 8 595 8 753 100 111 1 776 1 655 15 814 12 703 2-13
2-lI. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. 45 344 894 46 508 988 16 729 559 17 824 505 2 178 235 2 154 757 6 877 069 7 106 914 19 560 031 19 422 812 2-1
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 39'. 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. 9 396 180 9 623 829 4 553 653 4 682 046 429 523 447 485 1 806 065 1 862 213 2 606 939 2 632 085 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 439 799 867 449 261 664 8 646 458 8 677 642 431 153 409 440 584 022 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . 44 116 158 39 232 244 8 256 531 5 683 962 449 973 509 621 16 159 817 15 023 652 19 249 837 18 015 009 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotive (kilowatt-hours). 378 211 328 380 090 159 353 445 738 355 236 751 574 438 802 445 24 191152 24050963 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). 1 097 945 1 149 800 224 619 240 933 440 231 452 469 433 095 456 398 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) 30. 010 950 311 444 902 274 364 362 283 016 119 29 052 326 27 922 553 594 262 506 230 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) .... .6 277 139 6 833 235 1 147 514 1 332 822 143 532 123 368 204 119 291 642 4 781 974 5 085 403 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-cr trains (equated net toni eoalequivalent) 433 330 451 184 240 894 251 493 2 870 2 467 28 750 28 P88 160 816 168 336 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 9 401 9 007 2 714 2 729 24 29 664 601 5 999 5 648 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). ... 14 218 080 14 405 236 5 245 892 5 337 769 440 004 456 487 2 300 126 2 319 692 6 232 058 6 291 288 2-24
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) .. 51 829 724 59 914 409 25 652 379 30 172 973 3 197 267 3 289 597 9 325 956 10 958 633 13 654 122 15 493 206 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 2 107 973 2 115 364 848 2891 801 421 13 923 11 980 33 913 32 466 1 211 848 1 269 497 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . ... 48 567 099 48 940 174 749 885' 754 524 13 516 16 827 656 513 732 204 47 147 185 47 436 619 3-03
3-04. biesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .. 175 733 510 120 360 765 42 278 842: 26 248 386 592 093 646 444 36 216 150 28 418 193 96 646 425 65 047 742 3-04
3-05 Electric current purchased and produced(kilowatt-houre). 1 341 642 319 1 344 972 524 998 851 6081 1 019 383 828 130 958 613 127758 448 66 974 985 63492015 144 857 113 134 338 233 3-05
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . 19 625 225 18 967 009 6 164 950 6 098 856 672 961 584 098 1 724 305 1 649 955 11063 009 10 634 100 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . .. 5139 724 915 $157 633415 $71 521 20 3 $ 82 257 990 $9664 766 $9 580 903 25 803 788 $29 020 762 $32735 158 $36773760 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines ... 10 672 843 10 339 544 4 384 1581 4 030 508 63 898 53 575 153 118 140 490 6 071 669 6 114 971 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . 53 136 348 53 872 278 1 665 8441 1 666 136 25 481 38 377 1 118 673 1 257 377 50 326 350 50 910 388 4-03
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . .. 9 320 384 6 336 796 2 801 296! 1748 782 39 678 44 883 2 040 935 1 618 827 4 438 475 2 924 304 4-04
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .. ..... 11 516 903 11 297 920 8 623 267! 8 539 416 826 517 772 206 893 845 843 893 1 173 274 1 142 405 4-05
4-06. Gasoline purchased ...... . 2 165728 2094 442 784 7231 781758 65 697 56 761 264 342 250436 1050 966 1005 487 4-0
AVERAGES-
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 1/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . 2.70 2.63 79 2.73 3.022.91 .77 2.65 0 37 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). ..5........... .5.06 4.89 5.17 65.03 4.59 4.47 14.52 43 5.01 $4.82 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) .. ...... 1.09 1.10 .22 2.21 1.89 92.28 1.70 51.72 1.07 1.07 5-0
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . ... 5.206 5.26 6.63 6.66% 6.70O 6.94 5.64 5.70% 4.59 4.500 5-0
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour.... 0.858 0.840 0.863 0.838 0.631V 0.604 1.335% 1.329% 0.810 0.5 5-05
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . 11.0 11.0o 12.73 12.82 9.76 9.72 15.33 15.18 9.50 9.5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/3
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . 3.39 3.33 3.64 3.59 $3.34 $3.22 3.45 3.32.912.89 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ... $..1.11 $1.13 $1.99 I 2.06 71.74 1.10 $1.12 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallo. . .5.60 5.61% 7.01 6.98 6.8so 7.00 5. 6.13 14.874.8 6-03
6-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . ..0.829 0.801 06 0.827 0.42 0.386 1.145 1.150 0.785 0.83 6-
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . 10.07% 10.25 12.06 12.193 11.36 11.7 11.72 11.49 9.49 9.63 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 861 847 838 824 1,007 967 871 864 887. 874 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. 60.81 59.88 33.11 34.10- 71.72 73.20 60.74 59.77 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 6.07 5.93 5.85 5.63 4.os 4.58 7.24 7.14 6.00 5.91 7-0
7-04. Kilowatt-houre (electric locomotives) .. 101 98 99 97 195 194 103 89 7-04
7-05. gallons orf ,aoline (gasoline and gas-electric ocomotives) / 8.2 7.9 9.1 .5 6.3 6.3 7-0
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5//. 74 748 729 732 995 961 793 788 738 738 7-o
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tender) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ..... 125 123 128 125 88 88 135 132 126 124 5-01
-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives).. .8.23 8.4 7.71 7.30 6.24 8.41 8-02
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.7 1.8 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.5 15 1.8 2.0 8-03
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 30.01 29.34 25.47 25.32 50.11 49.54 -- 31.14 31.22 8-O0
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 118 119 124 122 90 90 129 129 114 16 8-05
9. Suel and power consumed per passenger-train car-ile roadpaeaenger serve:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .17.7 17.6 17.8 17.7 17.5 16.5 16.7 16.5 18.5 18.r 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 0.96 0.97 0.93 0.80.8.96 0.9 9-02
9-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.28 0.270.2 0.26 0.38 0.32 0.29 0.29 0.27 0.26 9-0
9-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 3.5 3.5 3. 3.5 -- 3.7 4.0 9-0
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .......13.5 13.5 10. 10.9 18. 17.9 8.6 8.4 25.9 24.6 9-0
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel all road passenger service) 15. 15.3 15.2 153 17. 16.3 16.0 157 15.2 15.2 9-0
15q153t15d 15-317 1..31150715.2 15 .


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 6-03.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


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

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





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


Statement No. M-230 (O8-E)
JUNE 1945


j Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE, 1945 AND 1944

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

1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train servce: Total charge for,
1-01. Coal for steam incomotlves (Accounts 382 and 394) 32 261 552 (31 894 258 $16 401 676 (16 676 774 (1 757 792 $1 698 414 15 874 443 $5 878 425 (8 227 641 $7 640 645 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 10 035 271 9 202 642 3 598 4 040 121 234 137 883 9 910 439 9 060 719 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . ... 1 930 232 1 285 381 589 450 319 269 1 988 7 650 425 473 338 423 913 321 620 039 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). 1 806 592 175 046 1508 401 1471 007 76 911 64 741 61 444 58 483 159 836 163 815 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) .. ......... 136 14U 150 102 32 038 34 708 3 336 2 510 5 275 7 837 95 499 105 047 1-0
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . 50 432 47 832 25 288 24 278 197 261 5 603 5 636 19 344 17 657 1-0
1-07. Total . . ... 46 220 227 44 338 261 18 560 451 18 530 076 1 840 224 1 773 576 6 493 472 6 426 687 19 326 080 17 607 922 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 83, and ~Sk),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 1 281 753 1 336 844 730 433 774 307 70 448 73 360 178 347 184 676 293 525 304 501 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) 31 230 215 28 621 541 79 960 87 130 531 041 523 377 30 619 214 28 011 034 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . 7 428 005 6 033 386 2 827 719 2 234 650 17 218 14 241 990 237 796 006 3 592 831 2 989 489 2-0
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 6 929 568 6 923 167 6 543 411 6 557 349 161 522 154 992 224 635 215 826 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . .... .. 18 646 22 043 14 465 17 936 4 181 4 107 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tone coal equivalent). 1 845 1 764 701 709 8 8 151 167 985 880 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tone coal equivalent) 1 773 786 1 751 722 825 453 849 782 80 630 74 339 218 176 213 282 649 527 614 319 2-07
Quantlties consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 6 235 648 6 429 339 2 831 631 3 072 071 343 835 357 159 1152 199 1 198 953 1 907 983 1 801 156 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 264 508 117 237 772 805 1 266 929 1 316 625 263 241 188 236 456 180 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 17 286 257 9 249 474 3 602 240 1 098 934 3 281 2 609 412 1 605 363 11071 324 6 545 177 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 79 760 324 78 789 110 46 988 336 47 607 701 16 566 297 16 495 420 16 205 691 14 685 989 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . ... 65 823 81 537 2 544 7 874 63 279 73 663 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 4 681 4 40 1619 1 554 20 22 348 310 2 694 2 594 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 8 484 483 8 290 001 2 958 612 3 137 090 367 419 580 792 1 226 566 1 251 372 3 931 886 3 520 747 2-1
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 1 784 523 1 755 103 845 934 850 286 81 265 80 889 324 256 343 540 533 068 480 388 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 86 672 620 80 537 741 1 169 608 1 496 262 85 503 012 79 041 479 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) ... 9 648 641 7 442 305 1 989 169 1 177 250 6 266 91 957 3 500 739 2 884 185 4 152 467 3 288 913 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 76 793 211 77 314 183 71 706 262 72 216 627 121 852 142 780 4 965 097 4 954 776 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) ... 213 581 205 004 46 351 49 365 84 213 79 222 83 017 76 417 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houra) 54 738 507 52 977 332 49 403 212 47 737 846 -- 5 221 095 5 172 486 114 200 67 000 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / 1 270 250 1 348 122 250 353 255 306 29 635 21 042 41 084 64 262 949 176 1 007 512 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by aotor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent) 80 706 80 652 43 679 42 688 593 421 5 315 5 340 31 119 32 203 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 644 1 651 552 470 4 5 108 124 980 1 052 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. 2 757 302 2 630 331 987 044 975 253 82 166 82 493 429 446 430 926 1 258 646 1 141 659 2-24
3-. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tone) . 10260 996 11 239 863 4 928 677 5 406 061 593 800 589 143 1 887 380 2 203 243 2 851 130 3 041 416 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 398 046 386 648 135 675 133 877 3 338 2 328 6 436 8 499 252 597 241 944 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . 9 906 988 9 204 350 106 112 114 560 2 680 2 840 116 714 140 590 9 681 482 8 946 360 3-03
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) 37 853 384 26 822 676 8 974 502 5 016 366 20 587 08 549 7 599 583 5 914 484 21 258 712 15 783 277 3-4
3 .Electrio current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). 255 389 857 250 288 602 191 144 841 189 018 735 23145361 23 244 396 12300050 11 494 570 8 799 605 25 630 901 3-0
30 Gasoline purchased (gallons) . 4 184 543 4 017 112 1 368 644 1 327 329 135 035 119 128 325 827 401 229 2 355 037 2 169 426 3-0
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . $28 900 768 $29 797 370 114 377 390 $14 788 614 $1 885 873 $1 773 460 $5 412 627 $5 922 740 $7 224 878 $7 312 556 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2 009 847 1 854 940 702 004 640 632 15 594 11 083 29 179 34 288 1 263 070 1 168 937 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . ...... 10 649 105 9 997 052 221 845 233 965 5 029 6 416 198 812 239 862 10 223 419 9 516 809 4-03
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased ...... .. ... 1994 231 1 411 225 596 497 340 843 1 413 7 919 428 699 356 726 967 622 705 737 44
4-05 Electric current purchased and produced ... 2 209 074 2 141 170 1 662 900 1 620 287 158 444 147 382 165 309 152 723 222 421 220 778 4-o
0 Gaoline purchased . . 459 590 448 788 173 869 168 124 13 343 12 420 50 277 61 000 222 101 207 244 -06.
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchaes and production: J/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . .2.82 .65 2.92 (2.74 (3.18 .01 #2.87 s2.69 $2.53 .0o 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ...... 5.05 80 5.17 4.79 .67 .76 4.53 4.03 5.00 8 5-02
5-0. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) 1.07 09 609.0.88 $2.26 $1.70 1.71 41.06 .065-0
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . 5.27% 5.26% 6.65 6.79% 6.#86 7.60 5.644 6.03 4.55 4.47 5-0
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. o..65 0.8556 0.870 0.853s 0.685 0.6 1.344 1.329 0.772 0.861 5-
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . 10.980 11.17 12.700 12.67% 9.88% 10.64 15.434 15.20o 9.430 9.55 5-0
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . $ .47 3.35 .32. .48 $3.32 3. 3.40 3.01 2.9 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ... $.. 1.10 1.11. 1110 11 916-2
6-0 Diesel fuel per gallon . .. 5.58 5.610 6. 7.N 7.43 7.20o 5.92 6.31 4.83 4.81% 6-0
6-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .0.8284 0.814 0.84 0.84 0.46 0.389 1.12 1.08 0.74 0.822 6-0
6-05. Gasoline per gallon .. . 10.05% 10.34 11.986 12.35 11.264 11.9)3 12.84% 12.20% 9.39V 9.68 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... 808 782 777 754 97 83 38 826 834 812 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 56.32 55.2 32.6 32 69.90 69.5 56.24 55.63 7-02
7-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ....5.9 55 5.66 5.26 3.9 4.31 7.01 6.1 5.83 5.5 7-0
7-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/. ..... 9 93 94 168 16 85 7-
7-05. Gallons of gasoline gasolinee and cs-electric locomotivel) 6/ 7.1 73 8.1 8.5 14. 45 7-0
7-Oh. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / 700 89 673665 962 87758 7 69 6857-
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... .11 110 114 112 77 76 126 122 11 10 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 7779 7.78 7.05 7.77 7.9 8-02
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. 1. 7 1.1.6 1.7 1 151.8 1.8 8-0
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .27.29 27.61 22.73 22.959 52. 31.08 31.56 -0
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 108 106 110 109 798 121 120 106 103 8-05
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-sile road passenger servate
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 15.9 15.9 15.6 15.8 15.9 15.2 16.2 15. 16.3 16. 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 0.90 0.89- 0.8 0. 0.90 0 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ..2 0.25 0.27 0.25 0.32 0.307 0.2 0.26 0.2 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hour (electric locomotives) . .4 3. 3. 3.4 3.1 3.6 9-0
9-05. Equated oounds of fuel (motor-car trains) 12.0 11.9 9.1 9.0 18.4 18.9 7 7.7 25.1 24.1 9-
9-0 Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) 14.1 14. 13.5 13.6 16.0 15.0 15.4 15.0 13.913.89-


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate oonsumed by gas-electric motor-oar trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
SBased on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


/ Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SInoludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by electric rail motor oars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oare.







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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 SIX MONTH ENDED WITH JUNE 1945 AND 1944


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTASWESTERN DISTRICT
9ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION1945

1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 195 1951944


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. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). .......
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 39) ......
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 switchin service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. ....
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons)...... . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). ..
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities eonrsaed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 39b),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396)
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net ton). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallon). . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / ... ..
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. 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) ......
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. ... ....
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline 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. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced ...
4-06. Gasoline 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. Diesel fuel per gallon . ...
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon ...............
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . ..
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . ...
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ..
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching lodomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . ..
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/. .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and as-electric locomotive) s)
7-Oh. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/ .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steal locomotives) .
8-03 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-0K. ilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. *1el and power conasmed par passenger-train car-mils road passenger services
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. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


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1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electrio motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel n computing item 6-03.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
/ Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


/ Based on total oost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
/ Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
/ Includes gasoline consumed per yard-swltohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1945---656351


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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 JULY, 1945 AND 1944


Statement No. M.230 (OS-E)
JULY 1945


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
I' T LOY UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICTITEM
"" ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 19 1945 1944
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) 32 051 731 $31 965 666 $16 219 389 $16 769 374 $1 708 136 $1 674 280 $5 769 300 $5 879 472 $8 354 906 $7 642 540 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 352 and 394) 10 013 697 9 517 935 3 553 3 988 100 647 129 209 9 909 497 9 384 738 1-02
1-0Z. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . 1 998 243 1 329 398 601 537 330 981 1 800 3 515 447 029 331 523 947 877 663 379 1-0
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 384, 395, and 396). 1 796 060 1 785 962 1 498 995 1 499 618 69 317 65 436 64 593 63 313 163 155 157 595 1-0
1-0o. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 39. . ...143 453 156 200 32136 34 993 2 616 3 444 6 798 7 948 101 903 109 815 1-0
1-0 Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) ... 62 445 49 571 22 050 24 588 181 264 5 821 5 591 34 93 19128 1-0
1-07. Total . ... .... .. 46 065 629 44 804 732 18 377 660 18 663 542 1 782 050 1 746 939 6 394 188 6 417 056 19 511 731 17 977 195 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed In yard swtchinS service (Accounts 382. 583, and 381),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .... 1 259 915 1 326 347 716 839 767 995 76 851 75 580 175 527 182 979 290 698 299793 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... .31393 267 29 612 059 78 960 85 386 526 829 504 198 30 787 478 29 022 475 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) ... . 7 553 866 6 312 925 2 821 744 2 285 962 15 239 12 654 995 750 825 187 3 721 133 3 189 122 2-0
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ..6 844 523 6 970 538 6 551 808 6 668 479 146 720 140 858 145 995 161 201 2-0
2-0 Gasoline (gallons). .. .. .17 789 21 334 12 475 16 311 5 314 5 023 2-09
2-0 Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) ... 1 808 1 795 668 731 8 8 172 155 960 901 2-0O
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent)...... 1 767 922 1 760 378 817 197 847 751 77 898 76 451 216 079 212 504 656 748 623 672 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Account* 394, 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ... 6 084 284 6 459 926 2 732 857 3 082 754 321 488 347 914 1 108 626 1 190 634 1 921 313 1 838 624 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 260 534 926 246 666 509 1189 923 1 212 263 259 345 003 245 454 246 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 17 639 609 9 797 760 3 644 796 1 130 484 2 702 2 562 706 1 586 069 11 429 405 7 081 207 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 79 065 174 78 099070 46 723 596 48 575 247 15 526 296 16 257 418 16 b15 282 13 266 405 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons)......... . 75 874 68 617 8 784 6 529 67 090 62 088 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons ooal equivalent). ... 4 531 4 461 1 460 1 569 18 22 335 323 2 718 2 547 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). 8323 492 8 389143 2 859 203 3 147 785 344 711 373 088 1181 131 1 241 556 3 938 447 3 626 714 2-14
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 1 845 476 1790 616 b85 738 872 929 84 304 80 274 327 105 352 275 548 329 485 140 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 88 077 519 84 147 396 737 067 1 405 791 87 340 452 82 741 605 2-16
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .. 10 304 578 7 686 812 2 020 395 1 241 600 6 063 33 685 3 957 889 2 932 686 4 320 231 3 479 841 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .... 76 544 967 79 416 943 70 U53 841 74 228 657 141 109 141 169 5 550 017 5 047 117 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .. .214 440 214 608 48 899 52 815 81 273 77 316 84 268 84 477 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) 55 012 597 53 647 109 49 114 239 47 907 289 5 797 758 5 684 820 100 600 55 000 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) 1312 984 1 421 968 237 121 264 346 22 710 29 555 50 349 65 163 1002 804 1 062 904 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent) 83 525 83 941 43 580 43 141 454 591 5 702 5 670 33 789 34 539 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 755 1 660 539 455 4 5 141 113 1 071 1 087 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. .. 2 845 896 2 699 663 1 026 896 1 001 253 85 099 81 462 438 369 440 582 1 295 532 1 176 366 2-24
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: ./
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (nt tons) ......... 9 988 00 10 534 864 4 96053 5 293 448 504 445 555 061 1779 669 2 012 466 2 738 633 2 673 889 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 392 483 438 442 117 578 131 879 3096 2 635 6 000 7 737 265 809 296 171 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .... 10 183 304 9 195 375 112 834 118 438 8 684 2 769 96 521 113 930 9 971 265 8 960 238 3-03
04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ............ 39 07 101 29 011 048 9 344 210 5 157 667 45 000 49 093 7 t25 064 6 050 199 21 b63 827 17 754 089 3-04
-05. Electric current purchased and produced kilowatt-hurs). 253 277 593 251 800 757 189 960 087 193 025 661 21 842 537 22705 563 11753 954 11 306 190 29721015 24 763 343 3-0
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .. ...... 4 347 012 4 393 541 1 447 868 1 429 956 118 023 147 089 388 008 348 706 2 393 113 2 467 790 3-06
4. Total cost of all ful anad power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines ........ .. ,28 190 173 $27 837 594 $14 476 512 $14 439845 t1 617 375 $1 670 301 (5090727 $5 378 213 67 005 559 (6 349235 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2 016 234 2 096 553 598 194 607 789 14 644 12 589 28 577 32 707 1 374 819 1 443 468 4-02
4-0. Fuel oil purchased .... ... ..... 10 962 884 9 931 922 230 716 240 188 5 038 6 228 166 320 196 266 10 560 810 9 489 240 4
04 Diesel fuel purchased . .. 2 047 290 1 498 537 621 402 341 158 3 174 3 621 430 111 354 449 992 603 799 309 40
4-0: Electric current purchased and produced ....... 2 186 456 2 157 544 1652 131 1 644 336 152 144 144 375 157 987 152 827 224 194 216 006 4-05
4-0 Gaoline purchased. .. ..... 483 166 490 258 183 353 185 466 12 019 14 424 58 862 52 378 228 932 237 990 4-6.
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purcheso and production: I/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. 2.82 2.64 2.92 2.73 .21 .01 2.86 2.67 56 2.37 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ..... .. ..14 4.78 4473.78 4 2 : 8 5-02
5-0 Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . ... .0 .08 4 2.01.88 2.25 .2 1.72 5-0
5- Diesel fuel per gagall. o . 5.24 5.17 6.65% 6.61 7.703 5 5. 5614 4.
5-0Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .... ... O 0.631 0.8 0.8700 0.852 0.697 0.636% 1 135 0.75% 0 5-.2
5-06. GOsoline per gallon . . 11.11 11.i6o 12.66 12.970 10.180 9.81l 15.172 15.02 9.574 9.645-0
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (Inol. freight and
6-01. Coal per nt ton ..... . .............. .49 3.55 *354 .32 -1 3 6-0
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. ..... ......... .1.11 .1 .89 21.96 *.4 V6. 1.10 6-02
oDiesel fuel per gallon .o ................. 6o 5. ~ 0 10 0. 2 o4.50-o
6-.Electric current per kilowatt-hour ........ 0.826% 019,0 01.;112.2 4 6-05
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ........ 10.201033 12. 12.1 .5 12.2 9.72 605
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour: 1 1077
7-01. Pounds of coal .team locomotives). ... 796 771 76 7 95 901 86 9 7 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. 55.82 5 .2 32 6 6.1855.7 55.3 7-02
7-0G. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. 5.73 48 5. 3.66 3.28 .98 5 56 7-0
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ . 9 9 94 1 1 7-
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and tas-slectric locomotives) 6/ .1 7. 6.1 7
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 90 79 666 55 934 891 749 734 683 76 7-o
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .. ..11 109 115 111 78 76 127 122 117 10 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ....... 7-74 7.52 7*9 '. 7' 52 8-02
-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ..... ....7 1 ,7 1.5 1.5 1; 1 1.4 1. 1.8
-0Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ....... 27.60 27.422.922.93 51.2 51.62 32.05 3243
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 10 105 110 108 81 79 123 120 105 102 -05
9. fel and power consnuas per passenger-train car-tile road passenger sercel 1.6 1.1
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam looomotivos). .. ..6 .5.1 15 1. 15.6 16.1 15.9 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 0.890. 0 0. 9-02
9-0 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. 0.27 0.2 0.27 0.2 01 0..2 025 025 9-0
9-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. 34 9
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel motor-oar trains) . 1.6 8..7 19.1 1.9 7 258 1 -
9-0 Equated pounds of fuel all road passenger service) .1. 1. 13.5 13.5 15.2 18 151 136 9
pounds 1 I13.5I1I.I 1 I


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gae-electrio motor-oar trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


Baaed on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by electric rail motor oars.
SInoludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.






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Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


Compiled from 162 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY 1945 AND 1944

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

1945 1944 195 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944


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. Diesel fuel (Account 3S2 and 394) . .
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (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. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) .. ....... .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tone coal equivalent) ..
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 39, 395, and 39b).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantlties consumed In road passenger service (Accounte 394, 395, and 396),
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) ..
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours)
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-22. Total fuel by aotor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-24. 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). . .
-4. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .....
-05Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hour).
3-06.Gasoline 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. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-06. Gasoline 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. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ..
5-06. Gasoline per gallon.. . ........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): V/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . ..
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . ..
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-:hour. .. .....
6-05. Gasoline 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. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ..
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/. .. ...
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6/
7-Oh. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/ ..
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. ruel and power consumed per passenger-train car-tle roadpassenger servaer
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. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .. ....
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger serve) .


$237 758 499
70 564 763
12 938 753
12 979 010
962 279
392 492
335 595 796

9 872 992
226 875 189
53 001 517
51 513 668
148 358
13 873
13 440 821
46 783 397
1 831 808 027
112 563 955
569 751 838
524 562
35 496
62 157 108
13 026 214
614 550 006
64 074 262
531 549 506
1 525 966
413 762 054
8 865 581
597 561
12 801
19 821 994
72 078 524
2 898 502
68 657 391
252 665 648
1 850 322 860
28 156 870
$196 825 749
14 698 834
74 748 338
13 361 955
15 912 575
3 108 484


12.73
,.09





2908
0.8 60











7.9
ii.o4o














1.09
(1.11
5.6o2
0.8289
10.09

845
59 43
6.00
98
7.9
735

122
8.09

29.25
115

17.2
0.94
0.281
3-1-
14.9


$243 930 060
69 294 520
8 695 646
12 808 656
1 060 806
370 537
336 160 225

10 277 595
218 323 821
4Z979 386
51 131 998
177 307
13 046
13 334 956

49 732 769
1 760 967 003
56 433 196
585 171 485
549 626
32 163
63 187 706
13 169 284
613 946 801
54 369 076
536 821 285
1 569 412
418 069 343
9 603 325
616 308
12 318
19 735 156
81 689 136
2940 454
67 339 898
176 177 510
1 847 061 885
27 377 662
$215 268 378
14 291 037
73 801 250
9 245 679
15 596 635
3 033 488


$124 069 343
28 247
3 797 141
10 778 662
216 316
184 037
139 073 746

5 845 229
604 194
20 496 525
48 699 492
111 126
5 468
6 561 973

21 766 952
21 092 253
326 363 668
41 059
11 673
22 545 739
6 285 019

12 270 980
496 005 841
319 869
372 681 813
1 634 988
328 154
3 806
7 259 917
35 546 113
1 101 542
968 831
60 598 204
1 379 969 627
8 981 462
$100 375 106
5 684 356
2 118 406
4 019 247
11 938 442
1 141 946


$129 149
31
2 218
10713
249
190
142 553


6 051 923
652 636
16 083 278
48 467 230
139 590
5 515
6 613 987

23 641 019
7 217 955
358 693 927
53 116
11 876
24 108 895

6 404 998

8 102 812
501 682 035
343 113
378 661 254
1 852 474
337 720
3 654
7 314 137

40 872 482
1 067 177
987 521
36 422419
1 402 328 226
8 856 141
$111 486 448
5 278 929
2 140 288
2 430 784
11 804 040
1 135 349


$13 129 899

41 910
555 417
22 264
1 472
13 750 962

580 723

123 958

57
589 231

2 705 067
25 192
127 761 721
138
2 890 365

595 092
462 302
837 399

195 877
3 917
32
607 269

4 295 521
20 357
18 880
657 680
175 946 511
926 019
(13 168 014
94 046
35 548
44 265
1 137 105
91 059


$12 634 140

51 751
485 503
20 467
1 904
13 193 765

549 830

97 179

58
556 513
2 733 798

124 091 527

155
P 908 637

608 648

635 263
1 086 394

173 965
3 479
39
620 442
4 433 801
16 943
22 436
779 392
173708 407
850 315
$13 024 664
77 247
51 021
54 488
1 063 963
83 605


$43 560 508
1 199 193
2 907 606
469 296
36 003
42 303
48 214 909

1 323 063
4 735 350
6 983 498
1 241 384

1 204
1 612 395
8 740 569
14 17a 832
17 814 854

2 459
9 284 766
2 457 426
10 553 133
23618445

605 717
40 071 179
295 552
39 767
913
3 167 941

12 993 005
46 349
869 748
51 640 797
91 028 989
2 438 130
$36 307 142
210 874
1 483 805
2 899 743
1 217 140
373 481


44 128 854
1 277 220
2 317 256
453 360
49 506
40 629
48 266 625

1 397 927
4 716 645
5 555 226
1 201 692
1 174
1 604 034

9 213 441
14 584 147
10 646 770

2 288
9 599 843
2 558 025
11 579 695
20 848 238

609 007
38 779 859
421 067
39 897
838
3 191 263
15 174 342
48 722
986 725
40 390 591
86 292 775
2 599 P90
$40 321 715
207 485
1 693 505
2 331 056
1 149 443
363 814


$56 998 749
69 337 323
6 192 096
1 175 635
687 696
164 680
134 556 179

2 123 977
221 535 645
25 397 536
1 572 792
37 232
7 144
4 677 222

13 570 809
1 817 634 195
73 631 656
115 626 449
483 503
21 226
27 436 238
3 688 677
603 996 873
27 722 535
34 706 266
600 380
809 062
6 739 164
225 723
8 050
8 786 867

19 243 885
1 730 254
66 799 932
139 768 967
203 377 733
15 811 259
$46 975 487
8 709 558
71 110 579
6 398 700
1 619 888
1 501 998


$58 017 168
67 985 722
4 108 385
1 156 485
741 294
137 375
132 146 429

2 277 915
212 954 540
21 243 703
1 463 076
37 717
6 299
4 560 422

14 144 511
1 746 382 856
38 568 471
102 386 031
496 510
17 844
26 570 331

3 597 613
602 367 106
24 782 763
34 052 856
617 292
628 230
7 155 819
235 212
7 787
8 609 314

21 208 511
1 807 612
65 343 216
98 585 108
184 732 477
15 271 316
$50 435 551
8 727 376
69 916 436
4 429 351
1 579 189
1 450 720


I 1 i I I I i


2.64
4.86
I.10
5.2?
11.080



5.60
0.805
10.27

827
58.69
5.82
97
7.7
731

120
8.15
1.8
28.84
115
17.1
0.914
0.26

1.9
14.9


2.82
5.16
.19
.63
0.865#
12.71

1J.66
*1.96
7 *go
0.866)
12.10%

821
32.97
5.79
97
8.8
717

125
1.6
24.66
120

17.1
0.28
3.4
10.
14.7


62.73
2.1
6.61%
0.842
12.829







804
33.77
5.50
96
8.4
714

122

1.6
24.64
118

17.1
0.26
1.4
1. 3
14.8


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-oar trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


1.07
4.62
1.88
6.
o.66#
9.83#

$3.38
6.85%
o. 432
ii.)70

993
3.99

982

85
1.6
50.26
87
16.9

0.38
18.5
16.8


2.94
4*56
2.27


9.83#

$3.25
7.07o
o.038
11.770

946
4.32


939

84

50.18
86
16.1

0.29

18.3
15.9


2.79











862
71.




71.1





7.73

127
16.5
186









0.9
0.28

8.3
15.8


2.66
4.26
1.72
5.770
1.i}2


15.16





725
7.08
185

775

129
7.27
1.5
127
16.3
0.28

8.2
15.5


2.44
9.0%
?:.06
4.58
o.746i
9.500


1 o
4.867
0.770%
9.47%
869
59.35
5.93
97
6.1
724

122
8.09
1.8
31.26
112

17.7
0.94
0.27
:.


(2.38
4.83
51.0
4.49








0.855

6.0

721

120
8.16
1.9
31.42
1:11














17.8
0.95
0.2854
5.81
85
721

120
8.16

112

17.8
0.95
0.25
.8
2i.5
14.7


/ Based on total oost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by electric rail motor oars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor care.
U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1945--656351


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







Subject to revision








-- J.,. ''~7 ', 7L


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. Diesel fuel (Account 392 and 394) . .
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396).
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 3S2 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 cnnsr=ed In yard switching service (Accounts 382, 83., and 584),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. ....
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-C.. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) .. ... .. ..
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantlitie consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 39b).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-houra) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons)...................
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-1". Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantltles cons m=d In road passenger service (Accounts 391, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesoj fuel by locomotives (gallons). . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). ..
?-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hourc) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net toni coal qulvalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24 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 mine (net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .. .. ....
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ... ......
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced O ilowatt-houre).
3-06. Gasoline 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 mince .. ..
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . .
4-04, Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-0O. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-06. Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchps- and production: /
5-01. Coal per net ton (nine purchases) .. .....
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . .
5-0O. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .
5-0'. Diesel fuel per gallon . .......
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon ...............
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (Incl. freight and
handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per net ton . . ..
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . .. .... ...
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . ..
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon ..................
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-swltching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-0o. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/. ..
7-05. Gallons of gasoline gasolinee and gas-electric locomotives) 6/
7-O0. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles Tincluding
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). ..
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power -onsued per peaeenger-traln car-mile road passenger serve:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ..
9-0 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-0. Kilowatt-houre (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Eounted noundn of fuel (motor-car train) ....... .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road pansenner service) .


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


I I1 SOUTHERN DISTRICT I I


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA rJ f / S; r 3 0 2 4V

111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9693 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 INCILJDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST, 1945 AND 1944


WESTERN DISTRICT


1945 1 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1915 19 1 1945 I 1944


$31 134 861
9 39 b 764
2 025 975
1 797 924
133 478
49 620
44 537 622

1 238 551
30 116 632
7 565 928
6 526 272
16 657
1 903
1738 756

5 834 528
235 749 006
18 152 037
72 443 877
78 397
4 664
7 907 899
1 651 911
91 601 805
10 309 490
78 665 957
200 598
58 451 789
1 242 871
84 054
1 673
2 877 601
9 424 363
414 356
9 763 260
38 188 306
253 097 038
4 286 762

$26 592 527
2125 218
10 498 767
1 989 068
2 191 931
473 711


$2.82
15.13
$1.08
5.210
o.8660
11.050


31.10
5.59
9.98%

799
55.71
5.71
92
6.7
690

114
7.9
26.57
108

15.6
0.88
0.26
3.4
11.8
13.8


$32 510 984
9 607 152
1 393 552
1 815 263
156 219
51 703
45 534 873

1 342 392
30 213 440
6 494 494
7 007 190
25 801
1 973
17 7a 183

6 575 369
250 582 819
10 702 089
81 017 608
73 650
4 482
8 561 872
1 820 312
84 153 632
7 859 591
78 733 634
227 762
55 037 427
1 421 657
85 807
1 821
2 735 589
10 870 400
484 489
9 133 685
27 413 981
257 193 630
4 214 815

$28 839 501
2 365 758
10 041 881
1 440 905
2 194 923
469 175


2.65
I4.88
1.10
5.260
o.8530
ll.132



5.51
0. 8i8
10.271

765
55.53
5.57
93
7.8
674

109
7.66
1.7
28.19
105

15.7
0.91
0.26
3.3
11.7
13.9


ITEM
NO.


I I I~~-~ 1 ~ I I 4 I _____


$15 695 154
3 527
597 128
1 511 794
30 159
22 720
17 860 482

694 845
78 012
2 740 208
6 295 356
11 621
637
792 532

2 608 267

3 639 474
43 371 482
8 543
1 418
2 732 584

880 843

2 065 561
72 696 031
56 460
52 441 530
226 043
46 207
490
1026 553
4 511 757
137 252
106 834
9 038 216
192 u3a 339
1 310 598

$13 217 032
704 624
224 672
594 441
1 666 632
168 153



$2.93
$5.13
$2.10
6.58%
0.W868
o..W
12.830

3.75
1.90
7.020
0.865#
12.25%

776
j.32
5.:#
91
669


117

21.
111

15.5
0.27
9.1
13,5


$16 740 628
4 044
347 435
1 511 605
35 417
23 771
18 662 900

768 315
86 714
2 416 132
6 6o0 304
20 633
671
854 056

3 030 974

1 153 915
48 505 587
6 498
1 465
3 096 762

891 210

1 312 830
73 617 596
57 00 9
49 249 110
263 050
44 254
508
1 022 227
5 147 226
133 526
123 133
5 433 491
194 119 496
1 409 949

$14 132 095
650 302
259515
363 858
1 660 478
178 290



2.75
$4.87
(2.11
6.70o
0.8551
12.65%


3.57
1.9,
7.034
0.84;,4
12. #

734
32.86
5.26
93
8.7
650

110

1.6
23.76
107

15.4
0.26


13.3


L 667 015
1 708
69 797
1 851
193
1 740 564

74 884

13 488

7
75 810

313 678

2 367
15 289 039
20
336 191
83 623

6 064
83 997

15 831
317
5
84 182

502 329
2 962
1 531
24 506
21 677 348
139 961
$1 606 850
15 033
2 881
1 717
149 640
13 374



(3.20
5.0os
1.88
7.010
0.690%
9.560

$3.53
7.79N
0.4154
11. a

910

3.20

927

76
1.6
50.96
79

15.5
0.27

17.5
15.:


$1 701
7
71
3

1 783


76 078

12 846

7
76 961

360 629

17 080 925
1-
19
386 767
81 786

98 572
142 661

31 279
626
5
83 677

618 086
2 892
3 354
122 824
23 823 188
140 953
$1 828 186
13 481
7 610
8 647
150 224
13 617


$2.96
$4.66
$2.2
7.o!
0.631%
9.66W

(3.28
7.10
0.412%
11.580
890

3.35

881


76

50.53
79

15.2
o.29

19.7
15.0


$5 460 126
93 349
454 181
65 977
3 585
4 945
6 082 163

170 577
545 290
1 028 338
156 748

147
211 428

1 033 238
1 293 501
2 459 619

296
1 103 277

334 497
468 549
3 999 21 5

63 080
5 09o 659
31 330
5 319
95
446 524

1 728 635
6 551
57 465
7 626 59U
12 546 567
353 240

$4 999 720
30 000
03 81 0
432 110
162 128
56 23 1


(2.89
14.59
$1.63
5.67%
1.2920
15.920



6.022


835
70.09
6.77
157

743

128
7.36
1.5
123

1.14
0.27
7.4
15.0


$5 971 726
136 764
341 370
03 333
6 065
5 823
6 525 081


190
403
131
152

219

1 223
1 253
1 607


1 273

3(1
1 600
2 972

79
5 73g
52
5

452

2 023
5
94
6 277
1 777
370
05 505
27
161
369
152
57


$2.72
4.73
1.71
5.-89
1.298%
15.160


13.36
$1.72
h.6ig


826
64.72
6.88
156
744

123
7.20
1.5
121

16.0
0.89
0.27
7.6
15.2


$8 312 566
9 298 888
972 958
150 356
97 883
21 762
18 b54 413

298 245
29 493 330
3 783 894
74 168
5 036
1 112
658 986
1 b79 345
234 455 505
12 050 577
13 783 356
69 854
2 930
3 735 847

552 948
91 333 256
4 238 650
5 885 929
81 058
113 600
969 667
32 211
1 083
1320 342
2 681 642
267 583
9 597 430
21 49 8 986
26 d40 784
2482 963

$6 768 917
1 375 462
10 177 395
960 791
213 522
235 953


$2.52
*5. 14
$1.06
4.147
o. 796
9.50o


(1.10
4.830
0.757
9.370

8o7
55.61
5.69
60
5.5


112
7.96
1.8
31.17

15.8
0.88
3.4
25.2
13.6


$8 097 467
9 466 344
696 838
169 285
111 116
21 879
18 562 929

307 888
29 643 567
3 234 148
172 551
5 168
1 143
634 948

1 960 082
249 329 498
7 860 286
15 431 096
67 152
2 670
3 800 036
485 362
82 552 667
3 476 006
4 975 377
91 310
56 800
1 075 166
35 300
1 187
1 176 947
3 081 477
342 316
8 913 111
15 564 673
27 478 823
2 288 172

$7 373 793
1 674 773
9 613 483
693 596
231 344
220 172


$2.39
$4.89
$1.08
4.:48
0.8420
9.620


$2.94
81.10
4.75$
0.8200
9.680

785
55.51
5.55
75
g5*
7

108
7.66
1.8
31.20
103
16.2
0.91
0.24
3.6
13.9


5-01
5-02
5-01


5-05
5-06

6-01
6-02
6-o0
6-o0
6-05

7-01
7-02

7-06
7-04



5-01
8-02
8-03
s-0o
s-05
9-01
9-02
9-03
9-0N
9-05
9-06


I.I-I II I I I I I I


1/ Includes the equivalent for quantltlon of dietlllate consumed by gn -electric motor-oar trainn. Thooo
quantities re Included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, nhop, or other use.
Based on total copt of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


/ based on total coat of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-awitching hour by electric rail motor oars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.


ITEM


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

AUGUST 1945


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page 2


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 1945 AND 1944


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1945 1944 194 1944 1945 1944 1945 1919 1945 1944


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. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). . ..
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (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. S33. and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net ton). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) ... .. .. ...
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tone coal equivalent) .
Qnantitles consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395, and 39b).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 391, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) j. ..
2-22. Total fuel by actor-car trains (equated net tons coalequivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. 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).
3-0. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). .. ........
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .......
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline 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. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-06. Gasoline 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. Diesel fuel per gallon .................
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .. ..........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton. ....................
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .. ..........
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-05. Gasoline 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. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ..
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6/
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ /. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
g-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-aile road passenger servcse:
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. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) ..
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$268 939 463
79 960 527
14 964 729
14 776 934
1095 757
442 112
380 179 522

11 114 040
256 991 821
60 566 627
58 039 940
165 015
15 777
15 182 038

52 624 041
2 067 557 031
130 716 810
642 195 715
602 959
40 161
70 071 130
14 878 464
706 351 811
74 383 752
610 215 463
1 726 564
472 213 843
10 108 452
681 407
14 473
22 699 931
81 498 887
3 312 848
78 420 651
290 853 954
2 103 419 898
32 443 532
$223 418 278
16 824 052
85 247 106
15 351 012
18 104 506
3 582 195


$276 980 219
78 903 466
10 089 198
14 623 919
1 217 126
422 139
382 236 067

11 619 987
248 537 261
49 473 880
58 139 188
203 108
15 020
15 120 140

56 308 138
2 011 549 822
67 135 212
666 189 093
623 249
36 645
71749 624

14 989 596
698 152 388
62 233 501
615 556 919
1797 174
473 106 770
11 024 982
702 113
14 140
22 471 048
92 559 536
3 424 943
76 478 587
203 601 325
2 104 260 515
31 592 477
$244 668 555
16 656 794
83 843 131
10 687 010
17 791 558
3 502 663


$139 764 497
31 774
4 394 269
12 290 456
246 475
206 757
156 934 228

6 540 074
682 206
23 235 915
54 994 848
122 747
6 105
7 354 472

24 375 219

24 732 545
369 735 150
49 602
13 092
25 278 329

7 165 862

14 336 541
568 701 872
376 329
425 323 343
1 861 031
374 361
4 295
8 286 468
40 057 870
1 238 794
1 075 665
69 636 420
1 572 001 96o
10 292 060

$113 592 140
6 388 980
2 343 078
4 613 677
13 605 074
1 310 099


$145 890 526
35 622
2 565 689
12 224 913
285 156
214 400
161 216 306


6 820
739
18 499
55 149
160
6
7 468

26 671

8 371
407 199
59
13
27 205

7 296
9 415
575 299
400
427 909
2 115
381
4
8 336
46 019
1 200
1 110
41 855
1 590 447
10 265

$125 618
5 929
2 399
2794
13 464
1 313


$14 796 914
43 618
625 214
24 115
1 665
15 491 526

655 607
137 446

64
665 041
3 018 745

27 559
143 050 760
158
3 226 556
678 715

468 366
921 396

211 708
4 234
37
691 451
4 797 850
23 309
20 411
682 186
197 623 859
1 065 980
$14 774 864
109 079
38 429
45 982
1 286 754
104 433


$14 335 303

59 660
556 543
24 088
2 134
14 077 728

625 908
110 025

65
633 474

3 094 427

141 172 452
174
3 295 404
690 434

735 835
1 229 055

205 244
4 105
44
704 119

5 051 887
19 835
25790
902 216
197 531 595
991 268
$14 852 850
90 728
58 631
63 135
1 214 187
97 222


I i I I- 4


$2.74
5.08
1.09
5.28%
o.8610
11.04

13.42
1.11
5.60%
0.829%
10.07%
840
58.96
5.96
97
7.8
730

121
8.07
1.7
28.92
114

17.0
0.93
0.27
i.4
12.9
14.


$2.64
:4.86
1.10
5.250
11.09%


:3.34
5.59%
0.807;
10.270
820
58.29

7.7
:ls

118
8.08
1.8
28.76
114

16.9
0.26
3.4
12.8
14.8


$2.84
$5.16
12.18
6.63%
0.8650
12.730

$3.67
$1.96
7.01%
0.866%
12.120
816
32.89
5.78Z
96
8.6
711

124
1.6
24.29
119

16.9
0.28
3.4
10.0
14.5


2.7

6.68%
0. 843
12.80%


13 58
2.02
6.9#.
0.834
12.21%

33.26
5.47
96
8.4
706

120
1.6
24.53
117
16.9
0.26
3.4
10.1
14.6


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 6-03.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


$3.08
(4.68
(1.88
6.749
0.651%
9. 80

$3.40
6.899
o.4340
11.39%

987
3.90

975

84
1.6
50.3
s .

16.7

0.37
18.5
16*7


$2.94
41.57
12.27
7.o00
0.615%
9.86l


$3.25
7.07o
o.3910
11.74%

938
4.18

931

93
83

-
50.23
85
16.0

0.29
18.5
15.8


$49 020 634
1 292 542
3 361 788
535 273
39 588
47 248
54 297 073

1 493 640
5 280 640
8 011 836
1 398 132

1 351
1 823 823

9 773 807
15 467 333
20 274 473

2 755
10 388 043

2 791 923
11 021 682
27 617 660

668 797
45 967 638
326 882
45 086
1 008
3 614 465

14 721 640
5t 908
927 213
59 267 395
103 575 556
2 791 370

$41 300 870
240 973
1 577 624
3 331 862
1 379 268
429 712


2.81
4.55
1.70
5.620
1.332%
15.390

$3.49
$1.71
5.94%
1.130,0
12.110

859
70.95
7.08
182

777

132
7.70
1.5

127
16.4
0.95
0.28

8.2
15.7


$50 100 581
1 415 778
2 658 626
516 693
55 371
46 452
54 793 501

1 588 038
5 199 804
6 386 594
1 354 027
1 326
1 823 252

10 437 125
15 837 468
12 334 658

2 616
10 878 150
2 919 979
13 232 615
23 825 255

688 450
44 512 376
473 229
45 525
959
3 644 305

17 197 953
54 477
1080 812
46 673 418
98 069 898
2776 631

$45 827 142
234 687
1 854 778
2701 286
1 302 320
420 910


$2.66
94.31
11.72
5.790
1.328%
15.16


(3.35
6.15%
1.127'
11.700

848
71.3O
7.06
181

771

128
7.27
1.5
126
16.2
0.88
0.28

8.1
15.5


$ 65 357 418
78 636 211
7 165 054
1 325 991
785 579
186 442
153 456 695

2 424 719
251 028 975
29 181 430
1 646 960
42 268
8 257
5 338 702
15 456 270
2 052089 698
85 682 233
129 409 805
553 357
24 156
31 178 202
4 241 964
695 330 129
31 961 185
40 592 195
681 438
922 662
7 708 831
257 726
9 133
10 107 547

21 921 527
1 997 837
76 397 362
161 267 953
230 218 517
18 294 122

$53 744 404
10 085 020
81 287 975
7 359 491
1 833 410
1 737 951


$2.45
(5.05
1.06
4.560
0.7960
9.500

$2.95
11.10
4.860
0.768%
.9.460
862
58.88
948
6.0
718

121
8.08
1.8
31.i5

17.5
0.93
0.26

ON7
2 3. 5


$66 653 809
77 452 066
4 805 223
1 325 770
852 511
159 153
151 248 532

2 585 803
242 598 107
24 477 851
1 635 627
42 885
7 443
5 195 370
16 104 593
995 712 354
46 428 684
117 817 127
563 635
20 514
30 370 412

4 082 975
684 919 773
28 258 769
39 028 233
708 602
685 030
8 230 985
270 509
8 974
9 786 259
24 289 988
2 149 928
74 261 330
114 169 781
212 211 300
17 559 488
$58 370 020
10 402 149
79 529 919
5 127 947
1 810 533
1 670 892


2.40
4.84
1.07
4.4-W
0.8630
9.520

(2.93
1.11
4.810
0. 833
9.65%

846
58.19

5i9
7l4

118
8.09
1.9
31.39
111

17.6
0.94
0.25

14.5


1-01
1-02
1-o03
1-04
1-02
1-06
1-07

2-01
2-02
2-0)
2-10
2-05
2-06
2-07
2-09
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
2-24
2-24

3-02
3-03
3-04
3-05
3-06
4-01
4-0N
4-02
4-03

4-06.


/ 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 oars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline railmotor oars.
U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTINGOFFICE : 1945--60-56351


1


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Subject to revision







f ,,


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3 1 11111262 08583 97011t If I
3 1262 08583 9701


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (08-E)
SEPTEMBER 1945


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 170 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER, 1945 AND 1944


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are Included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


/Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.
# Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; Report not received in time for
inclusion in this summary.


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
-- UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
is. DEPos0 I'Of ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944
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) 29 762 829 $31 395 709 $14 962 559 $16 151 922 81 660 911 $1 658 677 5 135 115 $5 585 538 $8 004 244 $7 999 572 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 32 and 394) 8 406 628 9 370 237 2 844 3 950 92 442 139 339 8 311 342 9 226 948 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) .. .. 1921043 1403 199 548 797 335 213 1 837 9647 432 748 327 502 937 661 730 87 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38 384, 395, and 396). 1713159 1773 615 1 446197 1 476 436 68724 70 900 60 397 60 544 137 841 165 735 i-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394 ..... 122 729 151 666 26 597 32553 2 463 3 383 3450 5872 90219 109858 1-02
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 392 and 394) . 48 811 52 736 22 011 25 565 166 233 5 885 6 166 20 749 20 772 1-0
1-07. Total ........................ 41 975 199 44 147 162 17 009 005 18 025 639 1 734 101 1 742 840 5 730 037 6 124 961 17 502 056 18 253 722 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
quaatities consumed In yard switchinS service (Accounts 382. 383, and 38L).
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tonse) ............ 1171979 1293 333 657160 745 267 70 833 73 268 156134 170 254 287 852 304 544 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 26 595 781 29 516 687 69 580 86 169 523 008 490 699 26 003 193 28 939 819 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) .. .......... 7 521 458 6 440 706 2 701 757 2 369844 15575 12 571 964 342 784 267 3 839 784 3274 024 2-0
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. ...... 6121 202 6 873 650 5808 993 6 538 594 151482 153908 160 727 181148 2-0
2-0 Gasoline (gallons) . . 14 933 18 413 11086 14 970 3 847 3 443 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1782 1 997 668 757 7 8 168 191 939 1 041 2-0
-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent)....... 1 646 884 1 729 855 753 858 828 380 71 902 74 133 194 493 198 285 626 611 629 057 2-07
Quantities consumd In road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 39b).
2-0t. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......... 5 538645 6394961 2462194 2 925782 315 288 349178 975361 1133 086 1785802 1986915 2-0
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) 204 173 654 242 188 404 1317 751 1 261 062 202 855 903 240 927 342 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) ................. 17 035 233 11 291 792 3 440 363 1074 134 2 082 2 604 2 387 950 1 653 203 11 204 838 8 561 851 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. ........ 69 067 260 74 283 357 41781 861 43 476 468 15110 395 16 113 286 12175 004 14 693 603 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . 68 137 71 268 7 741 8 509 60 396 62 759 2-12
2-13 Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 4 559 4 687 1 419 1 667 17 20 336 552 2 787 2 648 2-1Z
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equvalent)....... 765 599 8326 640 2580 792 2986429 337 645 373 733 1042 498 1 177 567 3404664 3788911 2-1
quantities consumed n road passener service (Accounts 394, 395 and 396 58 ),285 490411
2-: Coal by steam locomotives (nt ons) 1761145 1796730 841365 875109 84 632 83 614 316 863 347596 51825 490411 2-1
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ........ 87 867 953 83 301 884 546 342 1 649 291 87 321 611 81 652 593 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). 10 280 681 7 623 192 1 966 893 1 261 299 6 995 96 762 4 173 591 2 800 934 4 133 202 3 464 197 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 74 810 181 78 075 179 69 630 037 73240 410 54 909 144 201 5 125 235 4 690 568 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 219 248 232 406 55 232 58 374 79 019 70 664 84 997 101 368 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houra) 50 311 900 52 420 510 45 109 596 47 229 626 5 094 504 5 120 684 107 800 70 200 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / ....... 1144157 1414886 199 677 241726 21334 29 417 29020 52 503 894 126 1 091 240 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equvaint) 75 464 83 303 40 339 42 465 427 589 5 039 5 096 29 659 35 153 2-22
-23- Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .... 1682 1 788 503 517 5 5 129 152 1045 1 114 2-2Z
4Total (equated net tons coal equivalent)....... 2 744 913 2 696 466 976 550 1 002 880 85 259 85 890 430 966 434 420 1252 138 1173 276 22
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased .o.b mines (net tons) ......... 9 303059 10 043 269 4 576 409 4 946 660 511049 526802 1 572468 1 830466 2 643 133 2 739341 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons). 452 963 418 226 101 845 128 232 2 916 2 874 5179 7160 343 023 279 960 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ....... 560361 8869234 114 064 119452 2003 3 026 70769 105 402 8373 525 8 640 354 3-0
-0. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .... .38 921 300 30 055 476 9 498 793 5 308 447 37 530 115 262 7 705 375 6 346 735 21679 602 18 28: 032 -04
-5. Electric current purchased and produced tilowatt-hour). 237 571 832 247 796 044 178 885 664 186 242 104 21366 010 22 939 477 12719539 12 168 419 24 600 619 26 446 044 305
3-0 Gasoline purchased (gallons) . 4 466 126 4 554 601 1 461 023 1 467 954 199 657 133 739 342 695 404 687 2 462 751 2548 21 3-20
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines rch... .... p : 26 579 466 $26 641 011 $13 624 617 $13 576 344 $1 646684 $1 579646 $4 538 071 84 973 974 6 770 094 86 511 047 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2 319 683 2 021 774 505 596 609 562 13 786 13 167 25 252 31 039 1 775 049 1 368 006 4-02
4-0. Fuel oil purchased......... 9 241577 9789721 221 589 258193 3 787 6 878 107 112 181 279 8 909 089 9343 371 4-o
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased ................. 1 935140 1 561 585 555 374 354 996 2 215 9 811 394 356 366 580 983 195 830 198 4-0
4-0 : Electric current purchased and produced ... 2 112 928 2 186 322 1 600 930 1 627 260 149 924 174 888 161 335 158 432 200 739 225 742 4-o0
4-0 Gaeoline purchased .. .......... 487 204 495 284 182 878 179 662 18 909 12 793 53 433 61 218 231 984 241 611 -
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and over at point of purchase and production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) ..... $2.86 $2.65 $2.98 $2.74 $3.22 $3.00 $2.89 $2.72 62.56 $2.38 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases).. ........... $5.12 $$4.84.96 $4.75 $4.73 $4. 58 4.g8 $4.34 $5.17 $4.89 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . .$1.08 $1.10 $1.94 $2.16 $1.89 $2.27 $1.l5 $1.72 $1.06 1.08 5-03
5-o0. Diesel fuel per gallon . 4.97 5.200 585 6.69 5.90% 8.51 5.12% 5.78% 4. 54 4.54 5-04
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .... 0.889 0.882 0.695% 0.874i 0.702% 0.762% 1.268 1.3020 0.816 0.854 5-05
5-06. Gsollne per gallon........ . .10.910 10.870 12.52 12.24% 9.479 9.57 15.59 15.13i 9.42 9.48 5-o6
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl freight and
handling expenses): !/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . 3.51 .3.31 $3.78 $3.55 $3.53 $3.28 $3.55 $3.38 33.09 32.88 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ... $1.11 $1.11 $1.72 $1.93 .63 $1.72 $1.10 31.10 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . ..5.48% 5.485 6.720 7.04o 7.455% 8.62 5-69. 6.171 4.87% 4.74 6-0
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .... .0.55% 0.838 0.891 0.866 0.453 0.4360 1.151% 1.14% 0.785 0.8444 6-0
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ... 10.00 10.08 12.17% 12.27 11.54% 11.50% 11.89% 11.18% 9.41 9.49 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ... 809 781 784 760 916 903 822 773 837 814 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 56.66 57.06 32.01 32.70- 67.90 66.64 56.58 57.05 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotive) 5.87 5.65 5.55 5.30 3.91 3.86 b 6.81 5.92 5.69 7-03
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) / 92 95 91 95 9 167 120 75 7-
7-05. Gallons of a.soline (gasoline and gam-electric locomotive) 6/ 6.6 7,7 8.1 4.6 3.8 7-0
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6_/. 698 8 676 667 907 895 732 703 697 686 7-0
S. Fuel and power consumed oer 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ... 116 112 118 114 77 79 130 123 115 111 8-01
S-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 8.28 7.84 7.64 7.20 8.29 7.84 8-02
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.6 1 1. 1 2.0 1.4 1.6 1.5 1.7 1.8 -0
8-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... .. 26.72 28.0 22.023.35 51.30 51.72 31.13 30.88 -04
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ... 110 108 113 110 79 81 125 119 109 106 8-05
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-ails road passenger serves:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... 16.1 15.8 15.7 15.6 15.4 15.5 15.9 15.5 16.9 16.6 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 0.91 0.90 -- 1.15 0.91 0.91 0.90 9-02
9-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.27 0.26 0.27 0.26 0.33 0.31 0.28 0.27 0.25 025 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). 3.3 3.4 3.3 3.3 4.0 9-0
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) 11.5 12.1 .7 .9 16.8 19.7 7.8 7.8 24.024.4
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) 4.1 14.0 135 13-5 15.4 15.3 15.3 14.9 4.1 14.0 9-







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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 161 reports representing 170 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1945 AND 1944

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

1945 1944 1945 1944 945 45 1944 1945 1944 15


AGGREGATES
1. Coat 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. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). ......
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (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 ton). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (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 ton). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) .. . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. ......
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .. ... ..
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) ....
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .. ....
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. 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 tone).. .
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . .
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ...........
-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline 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. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-0. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-0.Gaoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 5/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . .
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). ...........
5-0. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). .............
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon .. . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ...........
5-06. Gasoline per gallon ..................
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . ..
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon ... ................
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . ..
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ..
7-04. Iilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6/
7-h. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/.. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . ..
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .
8-03: Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .
8-0 Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. ruel and power consumed per passenger-train oar-ale roadpaseenger 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. Equated'pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .......
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service)


$298 576 705
88 367 155
16 885 772
16 489 854
1 218 486
490 923
422 028 895

12 280 559
283 587 602
68 088 085
64 161 142
179 948
17 560
16 823 322
58 120 406
2 271 730 685
147 752 043
711 241 248
671 096
44 720
77 394 432
16 639 609
794 219 764
84 664 433
685 025 644
1 945 812
522 525 743
11 252 609
756 870
16 155
25 444 841

90 748 988
3 765 821
86 980 835
329 767 288
2 340 597 878
36 900 178
$249 871 753
19 143 736
94 488 218
17 285 748
20 208 799
4 068 325


2.75

1.09
5.244
0.863%
11.030
n.o3

$3.43
$1.11
0.8320
10.070

583
5.9

727

120
8.09
28.69
11
16.9
0.93
0.27
3.4
12.7
14.7


$308 258 600
88 274 703
11 492 758
16 397 534
1 368 792
474 875
426 267 262

12 907 856
278 053 948
55 914 586
65 012 838
221 521
17 017
16 844 532

62 662 526
2 253 738 226
78 448 412
740 472 450
700 727
41 331
80 036 003
16 786 326
781 483 155
69 863 756
693 632 098
2 029 580
525 527 280
12 439 868
785 436
15 927
25 171 119

102 548 255
3 843 169
85 346 770
233 663 340
2 351 694 931
36 138 123
$271 182 519
18 678 568
93 632 700
12 247 834
19 969 758
3 996 998


$154 727 056
34 616
4 943 066
13 736 414
273 072
228 768
173 942 994

7 197 234
751 786
.25 937 672
60 803 841
133 833
6 774
8 108 331
26 837 413
28 172 908
411 495 284
57 343
14 511
27 859 104

8 007 227

16 303 434
638 331 909
431 561
470 432 939
2 060 708
414 699
4 798
9 263 016
44 634 280
1 340 639
1 189 729
79 135 213
1 750 865 903
11 753 083
$127 216 757
6 894 576
2 564 667
5 169 051
15 205 765
1 492 977


$162 042 448
39 572
2 900 902
13 701 349
317 709
239 965
179 241 945

7 565 505
825 519
20 869 254
61 688 128
175 193
6 943
8 296 425

29 597 775
9 446 004
450 675 982
68 123
15 007
30 192 086
8 171 317

10 676 941
648 540 041
458 496
475 138 990
2 357 250
424 439
4 679
9 339 244

50 966 368
1 328 935
1 230 107
47 164 357
1 782 689 826
11733 044
t.39 194 887
6 538 792
2 657 996
3 149 638
15 091 778
1 493 300


$16 457 825
45 455
693 938
26 578
1 831
17 225 627

726 440
153 021

71
736 943
3 334 033

29 641
158 161 155

175
3 564 201

763 347

475 361
976 305

233 042
4 661
42
776 710
5 308 899
26 235
22 414
719 716
218 989 869
1 265 637
$16 421 548
122 865
42 216
48 197
1 436 678
123 342


L5 993 980
69 307
627 443
27 471
2 367
16 720 568

699 176
122 596

73
707 607
3 443 605

24 012
157 285 738

194
3 669 451

774 048

830 597
1 373 256

234 661
4 693
49
793 313
5 578 689
22 709
28 816
1 038 886
220 471 072
1 125 007

316 432 496
103 895
65 509
72 946
1 389 075
110 015


$54 155 749
1 384 984
3 794 536
595 670
43038
53 133
60 027 110

1 649 774
5 803 648
8 976 178
1 549 614
1 519
2 018 174
10 749 168
16 785 084
22 662 423

3 091
11 430 541
3 108 786
11 568 024
31 791 251
747 816
51 062 342
355 902
50 125
1 137
4 045 431
16 294 108
58 087
997 982
66 972 770
116 295 095
3 134 065
$45 844 942
266 226
1 684 836
3 726 218
1 540 603
483 145


$55 686 118
1 556 117
2 986 489
577 237
61 243
52 618
60 919 822

1758 292
5 690 503
7170 861
1 507 935
1 517
2021 536
11 570 211
17 098 530
13 987 861

2 968
12 055 717
3 267 575
14 910 789
26 633 252
759 114
49 633 060
525 732
50 621
1 111
4 079 026

19 028 419
61 637
1 186 214
53 020 788
110 238 317
3 181 318
$50 801 116
265 726
2 036 057
3 067 918
1 460 752
482 128


$73 236 075
86 947 553
8 102 715
1 463 832
875 798
207 191.
170 833 164

2 707 111
277 032 168
33 021 214
1 807 687
46 115
9 196
5 959 874

17 199 792
2 254 945 601
96 887 071
141 584 809
613 753
26 943
34 540 586
4 760 249
782 651 740
36 094 387
45 717 430
766 435
1 030 462
8 602 957
287 385
10 178
11 359 684

24 511 701
2 340 860
84 770 710
182 939 589
254 447 011
20 747 393
$60 388 506
11 860 069
90 196 499
8 342 282
2 025 753
1 968 861


$74 536 054
86 679 014
5 536 060
1 491 505
962 369
179 925
169 384 927

2 884 883
271 537 926
27 751 875
1 816 775
46 328
8 484
5 818 964
18 050 935
2 236 639 696
54 990 535
132 510 730
632 604
23 162
34 118 749
4 573 386
766 572 366
31722 966
43718 801
811 970
755 230
9 322 225
305 683
10 088
10 959 536

26 974 779
2 429 888
82 901 633
132 439 309
238 295 716
20 098 754
$64 754 020
11770 155
88 873 138
5 957 332
2 028 153
1 911 555


4 4 I -4 ._ ._ _


12.64
4.86
$1.10
5.24$
11.06


$3.34
$1.12
5.570
0o.810
10.240
816
58.16
57.6

719

118
8.06
1.8
28.68
113
16.8
0.93
0.26
3.4
12.7
14.7


y Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


$2.85
35.14
$2.16
6.53%
0.868%
12.70

3.68
6.98%

o.869%
12.ij3


813
32.81
5.72
96
8.5
708

123
1.6
24.04
118
16.8
0.28
3.4
14:4


4.92
2.16
6.6W8
0.847%
12.73%

$3.57
$2.01

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792
33.56
U
8.4
702

119
1.6
24.41
116
16.7
0.26
3.4
10.0
14.4


$1.88
6.700
0.656%
9.75%

33.41
6.910
o.4360

980

3.90

968

83
1.6
50.42
86

16.5

0.37
18.5
16.5


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4.58
$2.27
7.020
0.630o
9.784

93.25
7.090
0.395g
11.71V

935
4.14


927

83
1.4
50.37
85
15.9
* 0.29

18.7
15.8


$2.81




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1.325
15.46

$3.49
$1.70
5.91e
1.1320
1?.09%!

70.6
7.04
181

773

132
7.t9
1.5
127
16.4
0.96
0.20

8.1
15.6


$2.67
$4.31
$1.72
5.79%
1.3251
15.15%

$3.36
l1.73
6.150

11.65%
s40
70.90
7.03
179
764

128
7.26
1.5
125
16.1
0.89
0.28

8.1
15.4


$2.46
$5.07
4.56.
0.796O
9. 90

$2.97
$1.10
4.56p
0.7700
5.45%


5.90
96
5.9
716

120
8.09
1.8
31.24
111

17.4
0.93
0.26
3.5


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$1.07
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$2.92
$1.11
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9.62
842
58.07
5.77
83
5.7
711

118
8.06
1.9
31.33
110

17.5
0.94
0.25
24:
14.2


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4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours coneumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor care.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; Report not received in time for
inclusion In this summary.
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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 161 reports representing 170 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER, 1945 AND 1944


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
OCTOBER 1945


S H ... i SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICTITEM
. EPs O TO ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
195 1944 1945 1944 1945 1914 1945 1944 1945 1944
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Aooounts 382 and 394) $31 273 196 $34 009 255 $15 456 646 $17 548 141 $1 603 543 g1 775 026 $5 528 915 $6 150 393 $8 684 092 $8 535 695 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 8 942 482 10 022 876 3 078 4 464 92 943 150 206 8 646 461 9 868 206 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ...... 2 012 385 1 532 439 554 078 371 185 1766 11 523 459 623 355 819 996 918 793 912 1-0
1-0 Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). 1 783 006 1 836 364 1 516 581 1 529 328 60 161 70 988 66 089 62 067 140 175 173 981 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . 131 667 154 304 26 727 34 899 2 253 3 083 3 593 5 544 99 094 110 798 1-
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . 50 439 50 567 23 327 26 681 191 267 5 947 5 962 20 974 17 657 1-0
1-07. Total . ..... ....... 44193 175 47 605 805 17 580 437 19 514 698 1 667 914 1 860 867 6 157 110 6 729 991 18 787 714 19 500 249 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed In yard switching service (Accounts 382, 393. and 38h),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 1 248 076 1 403 587 699 343 809 146 68 250 78 556 172 448 192 771 308 035 323 112 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .... 28 206 026 31 546 781 75 639 93 408 585 147 547 202 27 545 240 30 906 171 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) .. ...... 8 081 152 6 978 181 2 930 869 2 611 158 14 317 17 834 1 104 756 865 064 4 031 210 3 484 125 2-0
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. .. 6 769 502 7 292 547 6 457 400 4 894 243 184 262 172 184 127 840 226 120 20
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . .... 18 661 18 685 12 942 13 691 5 719 4 994 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 849 1 857 717 784 8 7 167 180 957 886 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1757 810 1 874503 805 895 899 290 69 234 79779 216 101 224 923 666 580 670 511 2-07
Quantities consued in road freight service (Accounts 391, 395. and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 5 693 282 6 950 198 2 465 380 3 195 699 272 693 368 218 1 054 162 1 253 121 1 901 047 2 133 160 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ........ 214 859 649 259 161 714 1 404 556 1 417 016 213455 093 257 744 698 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... .. 18137 230 12 692 637 3 669 583 1 330 819 2 751 3 106 2 604 415 1922 595 11 860 481 9 436 117 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .. 67 666 549 79 049 270 44 082 030 46 700 470 11 993 526 16 908 108 11 590 993 15 440 692 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . ... 71 800 74 568 7 036 9 464 64 764 65 104 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 4 780 4 354 1 498 1 628 18 23 343 365 2 921 2 338 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). 7 613 831 9 038 659 2 590 711 3265 720 290 730 393 655 1 127 388 1 05 028 3 605 002 4 074 256 2-1
Quantities conn ed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). . 1919 860 1 903 754 910 051 919774 92 219 88 383 333 847 37o 144 583 743 519 453 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 96 779 620 88 751 849 469 354 1719849 96 310 266 87 032 000 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .. 11337 453 7 994 493 2 292 844 1 312 479 6 724 144 273 4 550 846 3 053 454 4 487 039 3 484287 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 80 765 608 83 589 092 74 888 916 78 280 895 109 425 145 053 5 767 267 5 163 144 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) ... 239 914 233 964 57168 55 496 83593 75 056 99153 103 412 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hour) 55 776 502 55 182 627 50 124 594 49 702 421 5 544 908 5 411 806 107 000 69 400 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons, I/. .. 1 256089 1412 503 213 941 261 185 19655 27 129 31421 51 105 991 072 1073 084 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated nt tons coal equivalent) 84 633 85 159 44 716 44 652 393 543 5 243 5 356 34 281 34 608 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 837 1 592 561 525 6 6 126 129 1 144 932 2-2
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 3 004 396 2 854 985 1060 261 1 054 754 92 908 91 303 457 579 469 288 1 393 648 1 239 640 2-24
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tone). ... 8728 703 10 332 850 3788 652 5 015 50? 547 575 540 166 1617 953 1 913 137 2774 523 2 864 044 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons). 472 169 520 302 126 214 155 018 2 957 3 295 8 630 8 938 334 368 353 051 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ......... .. 8 310 551 9 230 400 126 806 133 362 2 709 2 921 52 799 102 869 8 128 237 8 991 248 3-0
04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. ..... .. 39 595 710 31 153 468 9 330 598 6 039 818 23 685 179 819 8 677 742 5 957 389 21 563 685 18 976 442 3-0
SElectric current purchased and produced(kilowatt-hours). 248 467 693 262 350715 193 299 240 198371 449 18 212 33 2 798 04 11936 477 11 804 933 25019 643 28 376 289 3-0
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) ...... .... 4 818 507 4 493 401 1 437 216 1 509 575 141 915 156 875 372 429 337 940 2 866 947 2 489011 3-0
4. Total cost of all l and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ... $24 638 914 $27 375 360 $11 062 180 $13 881 877 $1 866 881 $1 627 427 $4 648 243 $5 140 296 $7 067 610 $6 725 760 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2497 208 2580744 664 619 766 852 13 997 15 447 40057 45 198 1 778 535 1753 247 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . 8 895121 10 145 084 218 512 283 53 5 261 68 81980 174 150 858968 9682134
4. Diesel fuel purchased . . 1 927 919 1 621 804 517 642 404 906 1 442 12 461 442 549 339 951 966 286 864 486 4
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced ... 2 180 562 2 233 633 1 680 998 1 688 987 135 012 150 739 159 465 155 100 205 087 238 807 4-
4-06. Gasoline purchased. . .... .491 151 499 228 16852 196 037 12 918 15 360 56 951 51376 252 430 236 455 4-
AVERAGES
5. Average colt o.f all el eand power at point of purchase. and production: 3
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. ......... .2.82 .65 2.92 2.77 2 23 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). ........ 5.29 4.9 5.27 973 69 46 2497 5-02
5-03 Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . ... .0 1.10 1.72 2.13 :.94 .0 1.55 1.69 .6 .0 5-0
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon. . 521 5. 6.70 .09 5.10 5.71 445-
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ........ 0.8780 0.51 0. 0.5 0.741 0.0.51 1.336 1.314 0.820% 0.8I2< 5-05
5-06. Gasoline per gallon ... . 10.190 11.11 11. 75 12.99 9.10 9.9 15.29 15.20 8.00 9.50 5-o
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4-0
6-01. Coal per net ton.. . . 353 3.32 39 .56 3.70 2 ..8 .11 6-0
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .. . 1 511 5.01 -1.9 1 10 .10 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon.. . 5 5.2 6- ? 7 690 5 .01 .87% .61
6-01. Electric current per kilowatt-hour... ......... 0.8.4 0.81 0.864 0.8 129 1 1.112 0.797 0.83 6-05
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . .. 9.7 10.29 11.43 12.27 11.9 11.2911.10.85 9.33 9.69 6-
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .. ..46 814 828 793 948 928 865 841 856 828 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 58.29 57.7 31 33.15 72.3 70.8 58.1 57.72 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 5.97 5.80 5. 5.5 3.43 3.90 7.5 6.9 5 5.787-0
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 98 9 96 10 17 105 79 7-
7-05. aillons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) / 7.7 7.1 8 8.1 5
7-0o. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 723 710 710 695 93 918 772 761 709 97 7-0
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service: -01
6-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 124 117 128 116 91 82 16 131 121 16.5 -01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ..... .01 7. 751 8.0-02
&-0 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.. 7 126 1.6 1.6 7 1.6 1.5 1.7 1.8 S-0
8-0 Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives), ... 26.9 27.8 22.3 23.05 6 .0 53.7 31.9 31.05-0
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ... 117 112 12 11 94 4 131 127 11 09 8-05
9. uael Mad power consued per passenger-train car-mil road passenger serIrl
9-01. Pounds of coal (stsam locomotives) s. . 16.9 16.2 16.8 16.1 16.6 16.0 16. 16.0 17.0 16.4 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 0.92 0.90 1.1 088 0.92 0.91 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.28 0.26 0.28 0.26 0.29 0.4 0.2 0.28 0.26 0.2 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours electricc locomotives) . 3.4 3.5 4 3.4 .6 3.9-04
9-0 Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) 1?. 1: 9.5 9.4 16.4 1 .2 8.1 8.0 2.3 23.3 9-0
9-0 Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .. 14.6 1.2 14.N 13.9 16.6 1.0 15.9 15.3 14.3 13.9 9-0


1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


S Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by eleotrlo rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.







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Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1945 1944 195 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944


AGGREGATES
1. Colt 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. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) .
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and394) . .
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 35S),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons)........ . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) ..
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Account 394, 395, ad 39).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .....
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 39g, 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. 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).
3-0. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ......
Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. ......
-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons).. . .
4. Total cost of all fuel sad 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. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05 Electric current purchased and produced .
4-0 Gaeoline purchased. . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cot 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). .
5-0. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . ..
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour.. . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): t/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .....
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .. ..........
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon .. .. ........
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ..
6-05. Gasoline 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. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/..... ...
7-05. Oallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6/
7-02. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ #/. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ... .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .
-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ..
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. ueel and power consumed per passenger-train car-tle road passenger sere ce
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. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


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/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-oar trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
/ Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


2.40
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S Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.

U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTINGOFFICE : 1945-0-65351


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 161 reports representing 170 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER 1945 AND 1944








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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

III l|I 1 11 I I I I I I lI INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08583 9818 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 froi 161 reports representing 170 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 1945 AND 1944


U.S.-


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 6-03.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


Based on total oost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by eleotrlo rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
# Excludes Toledo, Peoria and "astern Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
NOVEMBER 1945


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
-- UNITED STATES EASTERN UTHERN D WESTERN DISTRICT
DEPO TO ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
OM 2 11945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 ard 394) $32 251 90Z $33 626 633 $1.6 248 466 $17 351 258 $1 922 120 $1 785 789 $5 752 677 $6 268 300 $8 328 639 $8 221 290 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 8 665 647 10 063 970 3 198 4 440 112 691 166 961 8 549 758 9 892 569 1-02
1-0. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) .... 2 029 843 1 569522 559079 403 555 1 742 4 048 456 960 354 219 1 012 062 807 700 1-
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). 1 846 186 1 846 551 1 556 865 1 517 610 75 949 80 562 70 497 69522 142 875 178 857 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 362 and 394) ............ 126 646 151 185 26 887 33 928 1 688 3 524 5 239 5 511 93 432 108 222 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . .47 317 53 406 20 517 26 145 207 224 5 350 5 419 21 243 21 618 1-0
1-07. Total ... . . 44 967 541 47 311 267 18 414 412 19 336 936 2 001 706 1 874 143 6 403 414 6 869 932 18 148 009 19 230 256 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consuaed in yard switching service (Accounts 352, 83, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. 1285 267 1 397 465 731 667 815 850 80 468 80 334 178 234 192 100 294 898 309181 2-01
2-02, Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 27 840 797 32 626 929 79 412 92 098 658 094 628 974 27 103 291 31 905 857 2-02
2-0 Diesel fuel (gallons) . . 8301 655 7099243 309 1110 2 689 312 16 314 17 915 1132 355 866 099 4 061 876 3 525 917 2-03
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 6 905 558 7 384 504 6 612 925 6 941 678 181 580 178 630 111 053 264 196 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . .... .. 15328 23 783 8 617 17 430 6 711 6 35 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons -.coal equivalent). ... 1755 1 963 705 75 8 8 135 153 907 1 047 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). ...... 1798 874 1882 024 842 205 908 727 81 588 81 563 222 646 225 213 652 435 666 521 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. 5 945 490 6 837 770 2 674 780 3 158 674 363 057 374 777 1 112 946 1 267 927 1 794 707 2 036 392 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 204 051 445 260 448 070 1 900 581 1 841 294 202 150 864 258 606 776 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) .. ...... 18 345 116 13 383 658 3 623 820 1 760 536 3 470 3 475 2 718 809 1 986 455 11 999 017 9 633 192 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ..... .. .. 73 439 915 80 876 350 44 523 228 47 076 823 16 739646 17 655 158- 12177 041 16 144 369 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). . .... 75 094 72 182 6 432 7 900 68 662 64 282 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 4 575 4 635 1 344 1 651 19 16 304 300 2 908 2 666 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .... .. 7 801 150 8 953 854 2 798 8 8 3 243 942 385 594 400 736 1 192 345 1 323 070 3 424 403 3 986 106 2-14
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .... 1 977 733 1 901 893 912 761 924 216 92 145 86 321 332 079 373 406 640 748 517 949 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 101 452 415 88 738 239 554 515 1 603 322 100 897 900 87 134 917 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .. 12 036 495 7 897 046 2 808 575 1 307 272 7 035 36 509 4 410 640 2 927 649 4 810 245 3 625 616 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 81 872 261 79 540 636 75 705 556 74 573 491 189 979 134 85 5 976 726 4 832 560 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 213 687 237 195 50 505 45 076 -- 68 577 80 571 94 605 111 548 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 62 498 591 58 536 750 56 613 167 52 831 487 5764 624 5 589 263 120 800 116 000 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / 1 188 149 1 402 814 219 109 252 612 14 111 30 910 39 753 50 204 915 176 1 069 088 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent) 86 281 88 462 49 531 46 817 282 619 5 298 5 548 31 170 35 478 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 911 1 769 508 525 5 9 125 130 1 273 1 109 2-2)
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). ...... 3 116 992 2 852 678 1 074 553 1 057 924 92 835 87 713 453 569 463 574 1496 035 1 243 467 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). . 9 927 246 10 544 110 4 804 456 5 224 361 573 435 527 496 1 698 783 1 861 473 2 850 572 2 930 780 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 397 824 454 727 140 479 158 704 2 149 2 716 4 524 7 953 250 672 285 354 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . 8 367 684 9 199 277 131 120 145 290 1 703 2 478 92 779 114 719 8 142 082 8 936 796 3-03
-0. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . ... .. 40 331 025 31 366 263 9760 235 7 266 333 30 913 64 970 8 455 569 5 546 291 22 084 308 18 488 669 3-0
-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). 261 133 850 270 470 833 199 065 865 204 363 461 23344 754 25 033 139 12 700 743 12 555 817 26 022 488 28 518 416 3-0
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . .... 3 705 536 3 973 710 1336 092 1 417 172 73 753 147 548 356 021 337 597 1 939 670 2 071 393 3-0
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ... $28 283 793 $28 166 163 $14 277 134 $14 510 775 $1 86 553 1 571 239 $4 941 50 $5 012 698 $7198 604 7 071 451 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2 083 616 2 244 825 727 013 774 165 9 723 12 405 21 487 35 594 1325 393 1 422 661 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . 8 997 514 10 130081 246 713 322 501 3 241 4 061 136 317 195 714 8 611 243 9 607 805 4-0
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . ... 1 960 810 1 661 005 540 762 483 176 1 860 4 397 435 699 317 446 982 489 855 986 4-0
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced ........ 2 253 515 2 242 564 1729 833 1 678 856 152 420 160 911 165 811 164 279 205 451 238 518 4-05
4-06. Gasoline purchased. ....... . 402 588 441 981 160 254 181 186 6 484 14 306 53 069 50 713 182 781 195 776 4-0.
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . ..2.8 2.6 2.97 $2.78 .26 2.98 2.91 82.69 2.53 $2.41 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . 49 5.18 4.88 452 457 47. $4.99 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . 1*08 1.10 11.88 2.22 1.90 1.64 $1.47 1.71 1.06 $1.08 5-0
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . ... .4.66 5.30% 5.54 6.65 6.02% 6.77 5.150 5.722 4.45 4.63 5-04
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . 0.863 0.829 0.869 0.8220 0.653 0.643 1.306 1.30 0.790 0.65-
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . 10.86 11.12| 11.990 12.79 8.-79 9.700 14.91 15.02| 9.42 9. 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and -
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton ............. .. $ 5 32 $3.76 $3.54 $3.59 $3.30 3.54 13.42 3.05 12.87 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . $1.09 1.11 2.02--.52 $1.72 1.09 1.1 6-2
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . ... 5.22% 5.48 5.846 6.96% 6.50 6.99 549 6.o 4.830 4.78 6-02
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .0.22 0.8160 0.849% 0.837 0.490 0.4 1.186 1.205 0.777% 0.837% 6-o4
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ... 9.91 10.09 11.23 12.21 11.96 11.40 13.186 10.98 9.43 9.50o 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .......... .70 842 848 824 995 987 893 848 885 855 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ..... .61.09 60.89 33.46 33.80 7511 73.02 60.96 6083 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ... 6.16 6.00 6.01 5.74 405 4.32 7.18 7.15 6.05 5-99 7-03
7-04. Kilowatt-hours electricc locomotives) 5/.... ... ... 102 100 101 9 193 192 88 99 7-
7-05. Galon of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotive) 6/ 7 10. 7.4 12. 7.2 70 7-0
7-o. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ .. 744 73 729 /21 985 977 j86 771 731 72 7-0
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 129 124 130 125 85 87 139 135 135 125 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .8.92 8.45 .- 8.o0 7.62 3 8.45 8-o2
8-0 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.7 1.8 1.6 1.6 1. 1.9 1.6 1.5 17 2.0-
-0 Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ..29.28 29.89 23.88 25.12 52.51 53.47 37 3217 8-04
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 121 118 124 121 87 90 133 130 121 8-05
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train oar-ile roadpassenger sermcel
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... 17.5 17.0 17.3 16.9 16.6 16.5 1/.3 16.5 18.0 17.6 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 0.94 0.95 1.25 0.88 0.94 0.9 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.2 0.27 0.26 0.27 0.4 0.11.30 0.27 0.27 0.2
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 3. 3-5 3"0 3.4 .1 29 9-04
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) 6 .3 10.4 .6 19.2.48.4
9-05. Equated pounds offuel all road passenger service) 1.1 1.9 14.7 14.6 16.6 16.2 16.6 15.6 1.9 4.9-


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OB-E)


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 170 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR ELEVEN MONTHS EDED WITH NOVEMBER 1945 AND 1944


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

1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charge. for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . .
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (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 38~),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net ton). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallon) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tone coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tone coal equivalent) .
Quantltiee consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394 395, and 39).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons).. .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
quantities consumd in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equAted net ton coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. 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 (nat tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . .
3-. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. ....
Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline 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. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .....
4-06. Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchesc 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. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .. ..........
6. Unit coats of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ .
7-05. Oallons of gasoline (gasoline and gae-electric locomotive.) yj
7-Oh. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotive) 5/ 6/ .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-milese including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. 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 locomotive) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-0. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$362 174 611
105 932 166
20 931 730
20 119 046
1 476 811
588 679
5112 23 043

14 813 801
339 634 425
84 472 521
77 606 576
213 937
21 162
20 380 207
69 759 285
2 690 641 779
184 294 696
852 329 393
817 990
54 075
92 811 546
20 537 248
992 451 799
108 038 381
847 663 513
2 401 188
640 800 836
13 696 897
927 875
19 903
31 566 392

109 404 937
4 635 814
103 659 069
409 694 023
2 850 051 874
45 424 221
0302 791 067
23724 560
112 380 767
21 174 461
24 642 876
4 962 064


2.77
5.12
1.08
5.17%
0.865%
10.92%



5.520
0.8320
10.030
640
58.89
5.98
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7.6


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1.7
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108 359 895
14 594 029
20 082 763
1 674 145
578 984
521 183 512

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342 227 658
70 032 270
79 689 889
263 989
20 837
20 600 289
76 450 286
2 773 348 010
104 524 703
900 398 070
847 477
49 452
98 028 343
20 591 956
958 904 327
85 765 833
856 761 826
2 500 739
639 246 657
15 255 185
958 640
19 287
30 878 391

123 425 216
4 818 199
103 774 807
296 193 608
a 884 516 479
44 605 234
$326 724 049
23 904 138
113 906 211
15 531 516
24 448 269
4 938 207


$186 432 413
40 893
6 059 939
16 809 860
326 086
272 612
209 941 803

8 628 262
906 837
31 961 280
73 644 540
155 392
8 194
9 756 554

31 977 726
35 526 618
500 082 223
70 811
17 353
33 250 662
9 830 085
21 404 853
788 926 381
541 009
577 170 700
2 493 758
509 035
5 867
11 397 968

53 227 388
1 607 332
1 447 655
98 226 046
2 143 083 461
14 526 391
$152 556 071
8 286 208
3 029 905
6 227 440
18 616 596
1 822 083


$196 940 054
48 476
3 675 642
16 748 287
386 536
292 791
218 091 786

9 190 483
1 011 025
26 169 724
75 524 049
206 314
8 482
10 104 421

35 951 940
12 537 359
544 453 275
85 487
18 287
36701 541

10 015 270
13 296 692
801 394 427
559 068
577 672 898
2 871 047
515 489
5 728
11 451 884
61 206 232
1 642 658
1 508 759
60 470 508
2 185 424 736
14 659 791
$167 587 538
8 079 810
3 264 029
4 037 710
18 459 621
1 870 522


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48 963
830 048
30 519
2 229.
20 895 247

875 158
183 652

87
887 765
3 969 783
35 862
186 894 327
312
4 240 535
947 711

489 120
1 275 709

266 808
5 336
53
962 453

6 429 909
31 341
26 8B6
774 314
260 546 996
1 481 305

$(0 154 988
146 885
50 718
51 499
1 724 110
143 744


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84 878
781 307
34 088
2 858
20 457 892

858 066
158 349

88
868 949
4 186 600
30 593
191 849 004

239
4 463 842
948 759

1 011 379
1 652 894

289 700
5 854
60
978 319

6 646 351
28 720
34 a20
1 183 679
369 30s 159
1 409 430

$19 631 163
131 747
74 8s@
89 804
1 703 039
139 68g


$65 515 329
1 590 618
4 711 119
732 256
51 880
64 430
72 665 632

2 000 456
7 046 889
11 213 289
1 915 456

1 821
2 456 922

12 916 276
20 090 221
27 985 647

3 738
13 750 274
3 774 712
12 591 893
40 752 737

899 986
62 371 874
427 126
60 668
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SIncludeo all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on tot.-l cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


/ Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
yIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
# Excludes Toledo, and Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND 8TATIIrCB


Statement No. M.230 (OS-E)
DECEMBER 1945


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 170 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED).
FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER, 1945 AND 1944


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
U.s. DEPO .TORY TEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
-- ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944
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) 35 29 779 $ 36 373 186 $18 140 640 $18 896 229 2 066 572 1 908 464 $6 292 529 $6 838 434 (8 799 038 48 730 059 1-01
1-02. Puel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 9 286 514 10 630 385 3 030 4 754 128 192 187 016 9 155 292 10 438 615 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . 2 201 414 1 704 072 605 166 466 454 1 532 11 027 502 062 399 817 1092 654 826 774 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38W, 384, 395, and 396). 1 934 874 1 967 845 1 635 256 1 621 024 78 938 83 681 77 956 78 030 142 724 185 110 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) ......119 203 136 414 26 220 30 015 1 592 2 348 2 850 5 103 88 541 98 948 1-
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . 52 926 57 141 24 794 28 420 204 262 5 731 6 097 22 197 22 362 10
1-07. Total . . ... ... .. 48 893 710 50 869 043 20 435 106 21 046 896 2 148 838 2 005 782 7 009 320 7 514 497 19 300 446 20 301 868 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantlties consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 82. 98, 3and 8k4),
2-01. Coal by team locomotives (net tone). . 1 410 990 1 508 091 818 610 891 334 85 299 83 424 190 813 206 264 316 268 327 069 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 29485 646 35 411 215 78 284 97 918 788 492 719 730 28 618 870 34 593 567 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . .. 9 075 336 7 801 038 3 445 692 2 989 088 15 212 18 805 1 208 218 971 485 4 406 214 3 821 662 20
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 7 895 041 8 078 287 7 603 435 7 617 388 -- 200 999 200 642 90 607 260 257 204
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . . 13 130 22 213 7 228 15 480 5 902 6 733 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). ... 1 841 2 223 777 879 8 9 148 165 908 1 170 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). ...... 1 968 914 2 038 502 939 112 992 400 86 344 84 715 240 193 242 258 703 265 719 129 2-07
Quantities consumed In road freight service (Accounts 394. 395. and 39b).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. 6 228 957 7 210 894 2 855 932 3 329 534 381 114 388 116 1 192 804 1 368 579 1 799 107 2 124 665 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 208 552 562 271 734 759 -- 2 174 640 1 954 846 L06 377 922 269 779 913 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 19 463 633 13 591 872 3 602 219 2 226 662 3 33 3 726 3 162 077 2 217 194 12 695 804 9 144 290 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 69 859 053 78 864 408 40 434 752 43 046 913 17 324 566 17 890 658 12 099 735 17 926 837 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . .. .. 81 658 79611 5785 4 871 75 873 74 740 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .. 5 073 5 264 1 519 1 789 19 20 342 365 3 193 3 090 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). ..... 141 643 9 404 185 2 976 968 5 426 000 405 182 414 954 1 284 025 1 429771 3475 468 4 133 460 2-1
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). . 2 291 315 2 157 173 1 050 054 1 053 321 108 605 101 841 371 042 417 144 761 614 584 867 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 119 220 350 100 530 236 665 022 1 911 383 118 555 328 98 618 853 2-16
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . 13319 832 8 821 393 3111059 1 486 270 5166 146 309 4 610 525 3 236 747 5 593 082 3 952 067 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .. 87 447 843 89 663 362 80 623 557 84 390 063 238 216 217 876 6 586 070 5 055 423 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 231 285 232 227 49 320 58 013 -- 83 387 87 674 98 578 86 540 2-19
'-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) 72 886 324 69 585 575 66 028 719 62 769 513 6 724 805 6 674 462 132 800 141 600 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) I/ ... 1 135 264 1 249 847 221 585 228 443 15 670 20 577 24 055 43 599 873 954 957 228 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by aotor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent) 94 723 94 042 57 573 55 225 313 412 6 048 6 279 30 789 32 126 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 2176 1 929 590 586 6 6 161 142 1 419 1 195 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .. 3 655 031 3 222 249 1 228 750 1 206 688 109 390 104 785 498 487 517 196 1 818 404 1 393 580 2-24
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). ... ..... 9 725 479 10 111 972 4 637 027 4 782 087 671 690 626 131 1 668 889 1 841 103 2 747 873 2 862 651 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 453 495 453 034 149 222 160 286 2 384 3 428 9 703 9 374 292 186 279 952 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . 8 318 528 9 539 294 158 652 163 611 1 449 2 744 96 601 105 437 8 061 826 9 267 502 3-03
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ............ 44 362 456 34 511 523 11 504 341 7 725 250 36 990 178 071 9 539 048 6 860 792 23 282 077 19 747 410 3-04
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-ho ). 76 942 809 285 864 057 211 952 864 216 693 218 24 525 196 25 495 097 13452 990 12 756 467 27 011 759 30919 275 3-0
3-0G. Gasoline purchased (gallons).... . 3 784 996 4 070 751 1 197 075 1 276 913 139 074 136 534 314 254 356 477 2 134 593 2 300 827 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . 27 798290 $26608 836 $13 866 673 $13 105 356 (2 199 036 $1 856 352 $4869 339 44 937 625 $ 6 663 242 $6 709 503 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2 406 305 2 260 879 780 626 786 252 10 987 15 864 52 747 50 856 1 561 945 1 407 907 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. ....... 9 018 222 10 546 599 280 337 340 844 2 962 4 613 142 556 180 380 8 592 367 10 020 762 4-03
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . 2 124 004 1 823 351 641 175 516 256 2 180 II 482 450 285 391 049 1 030 364 904 564 4-04
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced ... 2 381 201 2 399 876 1 825 182 1 808 337 163 997 165 544 179 572 172 192 212 450 253 803 4-og
4-06. Gasoline purchased. . .... 398 442 447 401 146 735 162 277 11 921 13 402 46 297 55 133 193 489 216 589 4-0.
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production; j/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .... .. .2.86 82.63 $2.99 ,2.74 3.27 ,2.96 $2.92 2.65 32.50 2.34 5-01
4.923491:16. 61.0 5-o0
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . 5.31 99 .91 61-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . ... .. .. 1.08 $1.11 1.77 .8 82.04 1.6 1.48 171 107 5-o3
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .... ..4.790 5.280 5.57. 6.68 5.895 6.45% 4.720 5.700 4.43 4.58% 5-0o
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . o0.60o 0.840o 0.861 0.8354 0.669 0.6490 1.335% 1.3504 0.787 0.821 5-05
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . .. 10.5 10.99% 12.26 12.71 8.57 9.2 14.73 15.47 9.06 9.41 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (Inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per not ton . . ...55 .?4 .3.4 0. ,3.59 $.3 3.19 ..48 3.06 02.87 6-ol
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .1.0 .448.09 1.096-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . ... 5.23 5.64 .93 6.90 6.41 6.5 5.546 6.14% 4.79 4.86% 6-03
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ... .0.813i 0.799 0.8406 0.819 .44 0.462 .26 1.135 0.755 0.792% 6-04
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ... .9.69 10.09 11.1 12.o06 10.16 .4 11.41 11.85 11.70% 9.26 9.536 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 913 o 6 0 883 856 1,0o5 1,026 938 893 94s 908 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 6.464.11 34.24 3553 777 74.61 63.21 64.07 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. 6.42 6.25 6.38 6.04 3.44 4.42 7.21 7.42 6.27 6.18 7-03
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/. ... 108 104 215 218 90 99 7-04
7-05. Gallons of gasolline (gasoline and as-electric locomot ives) 7.0 8.7 7. 9.73 5 7-0
7-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / 6. 781 768 761 747 1,043 1,015 821 s03 7717 7-
8. Fuel and power consumed eor 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 144 137 146 139 98 99 154 146 151 137 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 9.535 .0o .13 7.67 9.55 8.81 -02
8-03. Gallons of dieeel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1. 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1. 1.8 -03
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... 31.73 3119 25.93 26.29 56.02 56.75 36.34 31.10 -0
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 4 128 19 135 101 102 146 14 132 123 8-05
9. Foul and power consumed per peasenger-train oar-aile road passenger seurcel
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 19.1 18.2 19.2 18.6 18.1 17.9 16.4 17.0 19.4 1.5 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 1.01 1.01 1.21 0.95 1.01 1.01 9-02
9-0. Gallons of deel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.31 0.29 0.32 0.29 0.25 0.45 0.31 0.29 0.29 0.28 9-0
Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. ...... .3.7 7 3.7 3.7 9-0
9-0o. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar trains) .. 1 15 12.8 12.0 19.4 21.9 9.2 1.5 26.3 26.. 9-05
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) 1.7 15.9 16.4 16.1 18.2 17.8 17.5 l 1.6 15.6 9-


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-03.
/ Includes all quantitlee purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
/ Based on total coet 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.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor oars..
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.







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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
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 161 reports representing 170 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1945 AND 1944


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


1 1 1


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT

POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944 1945 1944


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. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). .......
1-04. Electric.current (Accounts 383 4, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 32 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 392. 383, and 385),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .....
2-05. Gasoline (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 39., 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ......
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
Qantities connued In road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. ..
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hour) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) V/ .
2-22. Total fuel by notor-car trains (equated net tons -coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (eqQated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. 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-. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons)....... .....
3-0. Electric current purchased and produced (klowatt-hours).
3-0 Gasoline 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. . ...
1-0. Diesel fuel purchased .. . ..
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced. .
4-0G. Gasoline purchased .. . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchai And production: ;/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). ......
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). ...
5-0. Fue l oil per barrel (42 gallons). . .
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon. . ....
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon ... ..................
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (Incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton. ... . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . .......
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .......
6-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ..
6-05. Gasoline 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. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ ..
7-05. Oallone of gasoline (gasoline and gas-olectric locomotives) 6/
7-Oh. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / /.. .
8. Fuel and power consumed oar 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fual and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile road pasonger servmcel
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. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar trains. .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service)


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203 795 759
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899 648
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121 370 452
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119 130 420
5 089 309
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454 056 479
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98
7.6
732

123
6.27
1.7
28.81
116

17.1
0.94
0.28
3.4
1 .0
14.9


$412 303 534
118 773 689
16 288 508
22 060 567
1 810 554
636 131
571 872 983

17 218 068
377 638 872
77 821 854
87768176
286 202
23 060
22 639 430

83 667 285
3 045 082 769
117 710 316
979 262 478
927 088
55 729
107 429 933
22751 106
1 059 434 563
94 575 101
946 425 188
2 732 966
708 832 232
16 505 034
1 052 684
21 216
34 102 412

133 537 188
5 271 233
113 314 100
330 963 762
3 170 380 536
48 675 987
$ 353 326 813
25 765 017
124 452 811
17 359 621
26 858 104
5 385 608


$204 570 604
43 923
6 665 055
18 445 116
352 306
297 436
230 374 440

9 446 786
985 121
35 396 005
81 247 975
162 620
8 972
10 696 231

34 833 303
39 128 837
540 516 975
76 596
18 876
36 227 281
10 879 979

24 515 912
869 549 938
590 329
643 199 419
2 715 343
566 607
6 459
12 626 560

57 864 415
1 756 554
1 596 726
109 730 387
2 355 036 325
15 723 466
$166 422 743
9 066 814
3 310 242
6 868 615
20 441 776
1 968 818


$215 831 997
53 230
4 142 095
18 379 270
416 551
321 213
239 144 356

10 081 819
1 108 943
29 158 812
83 141 437
221 794
9 361
11 096 822

39 281 474
14 764 020
587 500 188
90 358
20 076
40 127 541
11 068 591
14 782 962
885 784 490
617 081
640 442 411
3099490
570 714
6 314
12 658 571

65 988 319
1 802 944
1 672 369
68 195 758
2 402 117 954
15 936 706
$180 688 712
8 866 062
3 604 874
4 550 074
20 277 917
2 032 799


$22 050 060
50 495
908 986
32 111
2 413
23 044 085

960 457

198 864

95
974 109

4 350 897

39 395
204 218 893

231
4 645 707

1 056 316

494 286
1 513 925

282 478
5 649
59
1 071 843

7 101 599
33 725
28 275
811 304
285 072 152
1 620 379
$22 354 018
157 572
53 680
53 679
1 888 107
154 665


$21 473

95
864
36
3
2P 473


942 219

177 148

97
954 393
4 576 896

34 319
209 739 662

255S
4 880 976

1 050 679

1 157 688
1 870 770

313 277
6 266
66
1 077 199

7 272 482
32 142
36 953
1 461 746
294 797 352
1 565 964
$21 487 514
147 611
79 451
101 286
1 868 583
153 084


$71 843 000
1 718 810
5 214 497
810 212
55 098
70 161
79 711 778

2 191 775
7 835 381
12 422 226
2 116 455

1 969
2 697 651

14 114 025
22 264 861
31 185 154

4 080
15 040 313
4 148 130
13 256 915
45 375 501
-I
983 373
69 096 679
453 612
66 728
1 549
5 457 779

21 279 733
80 944
1 240 161
93 645 129
154 385 305
4 176 759

$60 298 026
380 517
2 045 589
5 054 750
2 045 451
639 460


174 975 314
2 060 300
4 103 515
786 856
77 401
70 096
82 073 482

2 349 785
7 586 409
9 873 670
2 059 391

2 015
2714 294

15 463 763
22 311 686
20 118 784

3 998
16 117 643
4 436 181
20145 343
35 869 173

1 002 415
67 308 591
670 642
67 805
1 512
5 531 251

24 644 132
87 902
1 509 239
71 395 797
147 355 534
4 213 332
$65 891 735
397 374
2 586 301
4 117 239
1 952 323
639 350


$ 99 060 120
113 431 842
11 204 363
1 889 606
1 160 755
271 567
227 018 253

3 626 213
360 299 569
45 520 514
2 174 489
64 447
11 968
7 982 429

22 694 607
2 876 929 480
133 442 373
177 426 327
823 052
35 965
45 045 482

6 746 354
1 097 670 218
50 984 753
64 036 741
1 058 771
1 391 062
11 422 588
385 068
14 014
16 063 295

32 884 673
3 218 086
109 100 607
249 869 659
332 500 901
27 688 603
$81 516 424
16 525 942
115 986 652
11 321 421
2 648 741
2 597 561


t F 4- 4 4- 1 ___________ 1 _______


S100 023 097
116 660 159
7 946 993
2029453
1 280 196
241 702
228 181 600

3 844 245
368 943 520
38 612 224
2 567 348
64 408
11 587
7 873 921

24 345 152
3 022 771 083
62793 193
162 022 628
836 730
31 400
46 303 773

6 195 655
1 039 289 220
42765 278
58 769 928
1 113 470
1 081 230
12 421 625
407 899
13 324
14 835 391

35 632 255
3 348 245
110 095 539
189 910 461
326 109 696
26 959 985
$85 258 852
16 353 970
118 182 185
8 591 022
2 759 281
2 560 375


2.6
4.9
1.10
5.25
0 .84
11.06



56
10.227

823
58.86
5.84
97
7.g
724

119
8.15
1.7
28.90
i14

16.

0.27
3.5
12.9
14.8


82.88
5.16
6.6 0
6.26
0.868%
12.52%




(.6 6
11.9;!
822
32.89
5.80
9z
714

126

1.6
24.03
120

17.0
0.28
3.4
10.2
14.6


$2.74
(4.92
82.16
6.670
0.844%
12.760



6.968
o.-37%

799
33.71
5.54
97
8.7
707

121

1.6
24.48
118

16.9
0.26
3.4
10.61
14.6


1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotric motor-car trains. These
quantities are Included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-03.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


3 .6
sl.90
6.62.
o.6626
9.54V

13.46

6. Mqv
o.ll4.'%

985

3.84

973

85
1.6
51-55
87
16.7

0.37
18.2
16.7


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( 4.59
12.15
6.9;
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9.78%



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0.4o09
11.62%

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15.31




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866
71.89
7 0

778

134
7.77
1.5
129
16.6
0.99
0.29

8.3
15.9


12.67
S4.52
$1.71
5.77X
1.325q
15.17%

$3.37

1 .1340
11.54r
845
/1.41
7.07
184

767

130
7.34
1.5
127
16.C
0.8
0.28

8.2
15.5


$2.48
$5.14
1i.c6
4.530
0.7T97
9.389

13.00

0.7710
9.430
868
59.13
5.95
97
6.1
721

123
8.27
1.8
31.95
113
17.6
.94
0.27
3.5
25.8
il4.s


$2.39
$4.88
81.07
4.520
O.h460
9.509


2.91


9. 11
4.81%


847
58.78
5.83
85
5.9
715

120
8.15
1.8
31.36
112

17.5
.9'
0.25

246


4 Based on total boost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
# Exloudes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.
U.S. GOVERNMENTPRINTING OFFICE : 1946-0-656351


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