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

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Fuel and power for locomotives and rail motor cars of class I steam railways in the United States
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Language:
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United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
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U.S. G.P.O.
Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C
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Locomotives -- Fuel consumption -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
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Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
-Dec. 1948.
Numbering Peculiarities:
Compares the monthly statistics of the current year with that of the preceding year.
Issuing Body:
Issues for <Jan. 1936>-May 1942 by the Bureau of Statistics, Interstate Commerce Commission; June 1942-Dec. 1948 by the Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
General Note:
"Compiled from ... reports representing ... steam railways (switching and terminal companies not included)."
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Description based on: Jan. 1936; title from caption.

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University of Florida
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Fuel for locomotives (charged to operating expenses) class I steam railways in the United States
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Fuel and power statistics of class I steam railways in the United States

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FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 1946 AND 1945


Statement No. M.230 (OS-E)
JANUARY 1946


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/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of dietillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-03.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purhnased 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-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.
U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFE : 1945-0-656351


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
.- OEpo 'O ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service; Total eherges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394.) .. $35 103 687 $36 973 803 $18 252 153 $19 682 547 $2 052 335 $2 052 686 $6 213 008 $6 723 887 (8 586 191 9 8 514 683 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). 9 077 792 10 329 338 3 048 4 609 126 375 203 404 8 948 369 10 121 325 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ..... 2 173 785 1 764 776 610 742 484 977 1 970 11 769 460 507 395 849 1 100 566 87 181 1-0
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396)... 1 932 363 2 018 264 1 617 141 1 660 969 88 189 92 088 77 465 75 149 149 568 190 058 1-0o
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 32 and 394). ....125 634 135 194 30 217 28 877 3 010 2 723 4 106 7 176 88 301 96 418 1-0
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . 53 448 62 570 23 775 33 232 199 269 6 378 6 338 23 096 22 731 1-0
1-07. Total . . .48466 709 51 283 945 20 537 076 21895 211 2145703 2 159535 6 887 839 7411 803 18896 091 19 817 396 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consued in yard switchin service (Accounts 382. 3 3, and 39h),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). .... 1 402 441 1 591 434 819 523 968 355 83 616 88 297 192 970 204 608 306 332 330 174 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .28 794 347 34 605 056 79 848 95 425 791 860 743 959 27 922 639 33 765 672 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) .... . 8 9958 159 7 986 479 3372 440 3 103 622 20 664 20 576 1 132 373 1 033 104 4432 682 3 829 177 2-_0
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 7 912 159 8 382 277 7 567 8t2 7 900 621 210 708 221 023 133 629 260 633 2-0
2-0. Gasoline (gallons) .. ......... 16 014 21 157 10 245 14 731 5 769 6 426 2-
2-0. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 989 2 274 772 1 022 8 9 164 185 1 045 1 058 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1 959 003 2 137 791 945 319 1 082 512 85 032 89 709 239 804 247 836 688 848 717 734 2-07
Quantities consumed In road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons).. 6 356 694 7 256 914 2 966 881 3 389 374 400 199 444 317 1 197 421 1 360 530 1 79 2 193 2 062 693 2-06
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).. 209 041 412 263 755 373 2 441 407 2 358 485 206 600 005 261 396 888 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 19 411 581 14 591 519 3 821 500 2 148 953 3 793 4 363 2 773 272 2 396 495 12 813 016 10 041 708 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .. 77 670 525 84 631 702 45 801 605 44 577 168 20 249 001 21 457 076 11 619 919 18 597 458 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) .. . ...... .82 994 79 521 6 338 2 758 76 676 6 763 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 5 438 493 1 513 1 994 19 22 356 359 3 550 3 118 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 8 282 182 9 435 086 3 109 019 3 483 907 427 824 474 731 i 282 774 1 437 212 3 462 565 4 039 236 2-1
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Account 394., 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 2141 211 2 110 64 988 968 1 059 703 94 475 95 153 353 876 401 314 703 892 554 478 2
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 111 202 394 92 722 755 474 632 1 899 095 110 727 762 90 823 660 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives gallonsp). .. 13 262 489 8 998 918 3 063 866 1 579 956 6 399 147 352 4 428 555 3 331 751 5 763 669 3 939 859 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hourn) .. 84 460 460 86 179 500 77 088 094 81 012 692 161 168 142 807 7 211 198 5 024 001 2-15
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 230 429 228 433 46 12 49740 86 993 92 464 97 313 86 229 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hour) 69 161171 73 045 165 62 488 807 66 075 720 6 554 764 6 848 038 117 600 121 407 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .. ... 1188 515 1 238 828 235 08 223 582 30 388 24 152 34 163 58 083 a88 876 933 011 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tone colequivalent) 98 020 95 644 59 692 57 792 608 484 6 165 6 603 31 555 30 765 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 2 286 1 896 562 729 5 6 155 133 1 564 1 028 2-
2-2. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 390 369 3129 559 1164 007 1 215 808 95 441 98 041 474 396 504 110 1 656 445 1 311 600 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). ... 11 545 067 10 673 909 5 949 026 5 012 758 818 993 711 309 1 861 349 1 956 637 2 915 699 2 993 205 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 473 522 503 689 181 373 171 203 3 046 2 662 4 285 6 100 284 818 323 724 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . 8 452 916 10117 790 166 496 184 300 3 061 2 112 102 182 89 158 8181 177 9 842 220 3-03
304. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. ...46 540 601 35 439738 11 994 484 8 530 248 38 353 180 324 9 766 947 7 591 868 24 740 817 19 137 298 3-0
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hour). 280 824 818 292 567 519 211 818 687 217 946 403 27 709 610 28 457 680 14 334 796 14 358 296 26 961 725 31 805 140 3-0
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ....... 3 .898 731 3 666 330 1 270 565 1 131 643 131 495 130 291 296 816 348 866 2 199 855 2 055 530 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . $33 355 260 $28 422 330 $17 995 142 $14 000 675 $2 640 389 $2 091 239 $5 403 059 $5 364 442 $7 316 670 $6 965 974 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2 534 554 2 528 539 982 461 867 528 14 060 12 379 20 696 28 894 1 517 337 1 619 738 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . 9 069 171 11 183 627 321 032 443 107 6 152 4 020 145 162 152 485 8 596 825 10 584 015 4-03
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . ... 2 286 968 1 907 810 676 577 578 816 2 267 12 194 510 706 433 377 1 097 418 883 423 4-o
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced . 2 383 607 2 482 895 1 806 589 1 854 371 175 347 181 971 187 313 189 319 214 358 257 234 4-05
4-06. Gasoline purchased . . ... 408 797 406 855 154 500 142 935 11 357 12 700 45 979 51 046 196 961 199 574 4-06.
AVERAGES-
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purch.el and production: /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) ........2.89 12.66 3.02 9 $ .2 4 2.90 2.7 $2.1 2.33 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . 5.32 5.02 .4e .4.624.65 4.3 4.74 53 85.00 5-02
5-0. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . 14 2.01 1.90 .42 1.71 $1.01. 5-3
54. Diesel fuel per gallon. ..... ..79. 5.91 6. 76 5.239 5.71 4.4 4.62 5-4
5-0. Electric currntper kiloatt-hour 0.849 0.5 .51 0.633 0.639 1.307 1.319; 0.795 o0.8090 5-05
5-0o. Gssoline per gallon . . ..10.49 11.08 12.164 12.63 8.64 9.75% 15.496 14.63 8.95 9.71 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
6-01. Coal per not ton. ....... * $3.55 83.37 $3.82 83.63 $3.55 $3.27 83.56 $3.42 $3.06 $2.89 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . .... $1.09 $1.11 $1.60 $2.03 -$1.3 1.71 1.09 $1.10 6-02
6-0 Diesel fuel per gallon......... .5.19 5.5 5.93 7.059 6.38 6.83 5.787 4.76 4.87 6-0
6-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . 0.808 0.800o 0.838 0.832 0.432 0.426 1.145 1.063 0.784 0.792 6-0
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . 9.76 10.09 12.01% 11.980 9.91% 11.27 12.020 12.35 9.09o 9.49 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 914 895 891 877 1,072 1,03 936 895 924 9187-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. 64.83 6. 3.12 77 .2 76.29 72.31 64.74 63. 3 7-02
7-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotive) 6.36 .2 640 14 4. 4.5 7.00 7.3 6.O 6.17 7-0
7-04. Kilovatt-houre (electric locomotives) 5/ .110 108 108 107 225 224 9 99 7-0
7-05. Gallon of gasoline gasolinee and gas-electric loconotive) 6/ 8.0 7.6 9.1 .0 6.7 6.8 7-0
7-0h. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/. 74 74 775 775 1,059 1,027 19 13 70 765 7-6
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). . ..139 140 142 149 92 97 150 144 144 137 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 9.42 .5 7.6 7.66 9.44 8.59 8-02
8-03 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 17 1.8 17 1. 17 27 1.5 1.5 1.8 19 0-
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 30. 1 32.2 25.6 28.3 50.41 51. 9834.56 32.12
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight eervloe) 130 13 135 44 94 99 142 138 127 122 S-05
9. uel and over consumed per pasenger-train oar-mile road pasenter servce1
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .. ... 18.9 19.1 18.9 19.6 18.3 18.4 1d.] 17.3 19.4 19.3 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 0.99 0.99 1.25 0.93 0.99 0.99 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .30 030 0.1 0.31 0.31 0.47 0.30 0.32 0.29 0.29 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). . .6 36 3.7 3.9 9-04
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .... 12 27.8 1. 9.1 9.4 26. 2.0 9-0
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) 1.2 6.1.1 17.0 18.4 17.0 16.7 15.9 1.7
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FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 1946 AND 1945


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
FEBRUARY 1946


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
O ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NOI

1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1916 1945

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power chereed to yard and train service: Total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam lcomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) $31 647 765 $33 809 704 $16 302 845 $18 107 523 $1 895 048 $1 967 083 $5 797 979 $6 188 266 $7 651 893 7 546 832 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 7 922 107 9 392 241 2 780 4 189 121 312 199 499 7 798 015 9 183 553 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . .. 2 032 933 1 600 416 558 527 455 430 1 722 4 043 474 782 357 052 997 902 783 891 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 3S4, 395, and 396). 1 830 668 1 860 818 1 550 740 1 539 251 77 406 79 427 71 403 72 056 131 119 171 084 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 352 and 394) . 114 768 128 196 26 561 26 289 1 741 2 634 3 026 4 741 83 440 94532 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 392 and 394).. . 47 603 57 658 23 273 27 727 179 247 5 197 5 262 18 954 24 422 1-0
1-07. Total.. . . .. 43 595 844 46 849033 18464 726 20159 409 1 976 096 2 053 434 6 473 699 6 826 876 16 681 323 17 809 314 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantltles conrnmed In yard lwitchinS service (Accounts 382. 8,3. and 35U).
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) . 1 240 501 1 457 449 705 756 893 571 76 989 83 567 180 076 186 815 277 680 293 496 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 25 355 743 31 053 162 72 718 85 898 763 948 717 246 24 519 077 30 250 018 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . .. 7 908 427 7 275 476 2 918 799 2 874 920 16 851 18 625 1 031 619 944 260 3 941 158 3 437 671 2-03
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-houre) . ... 7 030 720 7 411 654 6 689 550 7 003 085 185 975 184 863 155 195 223 706 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . . 13 232 23 959 9 033 18 724 4 199 5 235 2-0=
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1 740 2 114 730 850 8 8 144 141 858 1 115 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1 731 347 1 947 470 813 177 995 155 78 146 84 845 224 087 226 884 615 937 640 586 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 391, 395, and 39b).
2-06. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 5 824 909 6 689083 2 675 825 3 :78 693 373 625 430 478 1133 371 1 260 421 1642 088 1 819 491 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 186 931 586 241 189 879 2 486 362 2 500 572 184 445 224 238 689 307 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 18 083 896 13 508 937 3 576 833 2 237 896 3 569 3 664 2 921 828 2 272 141 11 581 666 8 995 236 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .. 74 744 210 76 586 819 46 423 174 41 749 197 17 657 376 19 223 714 10 663 660 15 613 908 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . ... 69 701 61 990 6 507 5 703 63 194 56 287 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 4 341 5 510 1 537 1 724 19 20 293 301 2 492 3 465 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. 7 563 439 8 682 363 2 804 274 3 268 858 398 313 457 540 1 220 241 1 334 672 3 140 611 3 621 293 2-1
Quantities conosued in road passenger service (Accounts 39 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ... 1 813 024 1 831 709 872 143 896 075 83 153 82 133 302 781 351 756 554 947 501 745 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 89 616 464 83 298 477 391 481 1 700 674 89 224 983 81 597 803 2-16
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .. 12 021 739 7 563 589 2 709 056 1 309 934 6 432 35 567 4 263 577 2 656 805 5 042 672 3 561 283 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 73 790 079 74 637 008 68 724 66C 70 121 603 110 832 112 592 -4 954 587 4 402 813 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 212 707 205 653 48 221 38 852 85 068 87 811 79 418 79 990 2-19
?-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) 63 181 280 62 254 341 57 192 798 56 313 458 5 870 082 5 817 028 118 400 123 855 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) i/ ...... 1 097 965 1 183 914 219 604 191 487 12 689 22 989 26 469 43 946 839 203 925 492 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent) 87 419 86 351 52 628 48 862 254 460 5 515 5 842 29 022 31 187 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .. 1 640 2 094 571 554 4 5 130 102 935 1 433 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 2 863 097 2 733 623 1028 060 1 029 477 83 692 83 304 418 776 435 368 1 332 569 1 186 474 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons)......... 11 672054 9 831 988 6421 564 4 875 453 813 320 689110 1 849 708 1701 273 2 587 462 2 566 152 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons). 398 984 431 542 149 640 177 552 2 412 3 074 5 011 3 792 241 921 247 124 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . 7 962 477 9 057 053 176 716 165 015 1 420 3 287 89 021 107 000 7 695 320 8 781 751 3-03
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . 39 141 492 31 360 759 10181237 7 481 864 40602 59368 8196 396 5719097 20723257 18100430 3-04
-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hour). 259 998 044 261 413 998 197 417 249 192 481 120 24 782 736 26 734 855 14 401 415 14 566 050 23 396 644 27 631 973 3-0
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . 3 616 226 3 731 673 1 248 232 1 138 929 86 675 109 011 328 107 360 387 1 953 212 2 123 346 3-0
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ... $34 331 495 $26 135 508 $19 782 846 $13 418 866 2 633 529 $2 068 368 $5434 413 $4 683 539 $6480 705 $5 964 735 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2126 719 2 192 321 810 847 914 766 10 819 14 600 23 183 19 216 1 281 870 1 244 739 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . 8 726 754 9 959 807 340 212 365 212 3 081 6 228 130 737 183 456 8 252 724 9 403 911 4-0
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . 2 016 438 1 645 248 598 572 493 192 2 540 4 017 453 501 316 646 961 825 831 393 L-0
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .. .... 2 296 506 2 297 018 1745 843 1 713 302 161 423 161 970 189 275 186 096 199 965 235 650 4-05
4-06. Gasoline purchased...... . 378 333 408 994 150 430 144 019 7 886 10 967 50 653 55 016 169 364 198 992 -0
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchAse and production: 5/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. .. 2.4 2.66 3.08 2.75 3.24.00 2.72.502.32 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . 5.0 .4.3 4.5.30 5.
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .... 1.10 $1.10 1,3 .2.1 2.171.9 $1.47 1.7 1.07 107 5-0
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon...... ............... 5.2 5. 6.266.7 5.5V 5 4.6/ ". 9
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . ... 0.?..6 0. 0.88.40 0.o90o1 0.6% 0.027 0.55 0. l3 -05
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . 10.4 10.9 12.05 12.65 9.0 10.06% 15.441 15.27 8.67 9.3 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (Inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . .. 356 $3S.39 S383 3.64 S.55 $3.30 3.93.44 8.09 2. 9 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ... .1.10, 1.. 2.05 1 l.0 1.70 $1.10 L.0 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .... 5.32 5.60 7.0';0 6,64". .7.y 5.099 .s 0. 6-o06
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour....... .. 0.6 0..66 0.87. 0.o 0.4 .'io 1.201 0.O.25 .4oo 6-o
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ... 9. 10.10 11.30 .".1 \.7. .9 l. 1.I 10.79q 9.20V 9.58 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .980 9 94 75 1oi0. 1046 9:7 921 919 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. 64.61 6.4 3.4 34.0 76.27 71.3 64.48 62.91 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 6.30 b.6 6.34 6.09 4.o6 4.112 7.00 7.4 6.13 6.16 7-0
7-. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ 10.6 105 04 10 211 208 109 ?1 7-0
7-05. gallons of gasoline (asolin and ga.-elctric locooties) 6/ 7.2 8.9 9 10. 6 7-
7-0 Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/. .7. 780 7 769 769 1044 1035 819 813 756 763 7-0
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). . 136 133 139 138 90 94 144 141 140 133 6-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil teamm locomotives) 9.06 9 72 7.66 9.0 .O 8-02
-03 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.7 1. 1.7 1.0 17 2.2 1.6 1.5 1.7 1. 8-03
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 29.4 31.1 25.02 27.0 48.45 50.87 33.16 32.07 8-04
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 126 125 132 14 92 137 13 123 119 -05
9. Fuel and pover consumed per passenger-train car-mile road passenger ser ce:
9-01. Pounds of coal (stean locomotives) .. ...... .18.8 16.6 18.7 19.0 18.4 18.2 17.7 16.8 19.6 19.4 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ..... 0.97 0.9 1.2 0.94 6 .9 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.30 0.28 0.3 0.29 0.34 0.13 0.3 0.29 0.28 0.28 9-03
9-04. Kilovatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 3.6 8 3. 3.8 3.5 .8 9-04
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) 17 .1 11. 10.6 16.2 .0 .1 27. 20 9-0
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel all road passenger service) 1.0 16. 159 1.4 18.4 17.8 1.9 12.1 15.6 15.7 9-


1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gno-electric motor-cnr trains. Those
quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-0'.
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.
SInclude skilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
# Exl6udee Toledo, Peorin and Western R:,ilrond; round not in operation. Filed no report,







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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (O8-E)


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRU.rRY 1946 AND 1945

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

1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train serlvce: Total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 66 809 396 $70781 098 $34 554 998 J$37787 661 $3 947 383 4019 769 $12 069 432 $12 912 153 $16 237 583 $16 061 515 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 16 999 899 19 721 579 5 828 8 798 247 687 402 903 16 746 384 19 309 878 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ..... 4 206 718 3 365 192 1 169 269 940 407 3 692 15 812 935 289 752 901 2 098 468 1 656 072 1-0
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396).. 3 763 031 3 880 065 3 167 881 3 200 203 165 595 171 515 148 868 147 205 280 687 361 142 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 39 . 24 02 20 0 63 90 567755 166 4 751 5357 7 132 11 917 171 741 190 950 1-0
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) .. ...... 101 051 120 228 47 048 60 959 378 516 11 575 11 600 42 050 47 153 1-0
1-07. Total......... . .. 92 120 497 98 131 552 39 001 802 42053 194 4 121 799 4 212 969 13 419 983 14 238 679 35 576913 37626710 1-07
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 tons) . 2 642 506 3 048 811 1 524 843 1 861 854 160 605 171 864 373 046 391 423 584 012 623 670 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 54 150 090 65 661 156 152 566 181 323 1 555 808 1 461 205 52 441 716 64 018 628 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 16 866 586 15 261 955 6 291 239 5 978 542 37 515 39 201 2 163 992 1 977 364 8 373 840 7 266 P48 2-0
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 14 942 879 15 793 931 14 257 372 14 903 706 396 683 405 886 288 824 484 339 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . .... .. 29 246 45 116 19 278 33 455 9 968 11 661 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 3 723 4 389 1 496 1 856 16 17 308 326 1 903 2 190 2-09
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .... 3 686 397 4 081 470 1754 361 2073 860 163 178 174 554 463 891 474 720 1 304 967 1 358 336 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ... 12 181 480 13 945 626 5 642 705 6 567 696 773 824 874 795 2 330 742 2 620 951 3 434 209 3 882 184 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 395 972 998 504 945 143 -- 4 927 769 4 859 057 391 045 229 500 086 086 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 37 472 374 28 100 456 7 398 364 4 386 849 7 362 8 027 5 676 416 4 668 636 24 390 232 19 036 944 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 152 414 735 161 218 521 92 224 779 86 326 365 37 906 377 40 680 790 22 283 579 34 211 366 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . .... 152 695 141 511 12 825 8 461 139 870 133 050 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 9 756 10 990 3 027 3 706 38 42 649 660 6 042 6 58 2-13
2-1. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. 15 838 023 18 116 882 5 906 444 6 752 199 826 137 932 271 2 502 431 2771 884 6 603 011 7 660 528 2-14
Quantities conrored in road passenger service (Accounte 394, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) .... 3 954 205 3 942 285 1 861 111 1955 706 177 628 177 286 656 657 753 070 1 258 809 1056 223 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 200 818 858 176 021 232 866 113 3 599 769 199 952 745 172 421 463 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .... 25 307 362 16 562 507 5 772 924 2 889 890 12 831 182 919 8710 816 5 988 556 10 810 791 7 501 142 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .. 158 250 539 160 816 508 145 812 754 151 134 295 272 000 255 399 12 165 785 9 426 814 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 443136 434 086 94 344 88 592 172 061 180 275 176 731 165 219 2-19
?-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) 132 342 451 135 299 506 119 681 605 122 389 178 12 424 846 12 665 066 236 000 245 262 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) i ... 2 288 714 2 422 742 454 692 415 069 43 077 47 141 60 632 102 029 1 730 313 1 858 503 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by otor-car trains (equated net ton coal equivalent) 182 407 181 983 110 069 106 642 862 944 11 682 12 445 59 794 61 952 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). ... 3 920 3 981 1 127 1 274 9 11 285 235 2 499 2 461 2-2
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. 6 251 240 5 862 878 2 190 161 2 243 981 179 133 181 345 893 652 939478 2 988 294 2 498 074 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) . 23 216 841 20505 897 12 370610 9 888 211 1 632 313 1 400 419 3710757 3 657 910 5 503 161 5 559 357 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 872 101 935 231 330 608 348 755 5458 5 736 9 296 9 892 526 739 570 848 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .... 16 415 393 19 174 843 343 212 349 315 4 481 5 399 191 203 196 158 15 876 497 18 623 971 3-01
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ......... 85 682 093 66 800497 22 175 721 16 012 112 78 955 219 692 17 963 343 11 310 965 45 464 074 37 237 728 3-04
3-05 Electric current purchased and produced(kilowatt-hour). 540 822 062 553 981 517 409 234 936 410 427 523 52 492 346 55 192 535 28 736 211 28 924 346 50 358 569 59 437 113 3-05
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . .... 7 514 957 7 398 003 2 518 797 2 270 572 218 170 239 302 624 9"3 709 253 4 153 067 4 178 876 -0
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ... 67636 626 54 557 838 $37 738 199 $ 27 419 541 (5 273 918 44 159 607 $10 827 134 $10047 981 $13797 375 $12930709 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 4 661 273 4 720 860 1793 308 1782 294 24 879 26 979 43 879 47 110 2 799 207 2 864 477 4-02
4-0. Fuel oil purchased ...... . 17 795 934 21 142 433 661 253 808 318 9 233 10 248 275 899 335 941 16 849 549 19 987 926 4-03
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased .. ........ 4 303 406 3 553 058 1 275 149 1072 008 4 807 16 211 964 207 750 023 2 059 243 1714 816 4-0
4-.: Electric current purchased and produced .. .... 4 680 113 4 780 896 3 552 432 3 568 656 336 770 43 941 376 588 375 415 414 323 492 884 -
4-0.Gasoline purchased. . . 787 130 815 357 304 930 286 953 19 243 23 776 96 632 106 062 366 5325 398 566 -O
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase* and production: n /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . 2.91 2.66 3.05 2.77 2.97 2.92 2.75 2.51 2.33-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . 5.35.0 5.42 5.11 b 4.70 42 4.76 5.315.02 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .08 11.10 1.93 2.31 2.6 .0 171 1.06 1.07 _o -0
504 Diesel fuel per gallon... .. ......... 5..0.. 5.2. 5.56:. 6.9 b.09 6,6 .37 5.63 .53 4.61 -o
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .. 0.865 0.8 63 O.68 0.86 0.642 0. 1. l. .z o029 5-05
5-06. Gasoline per gallon ... . 10.47 11.020 12.110 12.64 8.82 9.9 15.6 14.9r; 8.82 9.54 5-0
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses)t 45/-
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . 33.56 13.38 93.83 9.64 ( 3.M ^.5 l3.o082.9 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . 1.10 11.11 1.60 I2.04 .- \ .71 .09 .l0 6-02
6-60. Diesel fuel per gallon . ... 5.25% or 3.9,8 7.o0 6,.1'i 6.87 ... r9 '. 1 4.,80 6-0o
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .... .822 o.80 O.H500 0.5w .41w 0.4j19 1.1,W I1.12( 0.03# 0.814o 6-0
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .73 10.09 11.66 12.67 11.0o 1.6 11.76 11.68 9.13 9.51 6-0
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ... 912 894 890 876 1065 1042 91 S92 922 918 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 64.73 66.21 33.22 3 0 76.28 71.77 64.62 63.19 7-02
7-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 6.3.27 6. .12 .25 4.5 7.00 7.36 6.17.17 7-0
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ 10 106 106 105 21 217 103 10 7-oN
7-05. Gallons of gcaoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6/ 7.6 S.2 9.0 9. .9 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / /. .71 72 770 771 1052 1031 81;9 81 79 74 7-06
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) ... 137 137 140 143 91 96 147 142? 42 13 5-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 9.4 4 7.75 7.6 97 8.54 -02
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.7 1. 1.7 1.8 1.7 2.5 1.5 1.5 1.7 1.9-03
8-0 Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotive) ... 0.10 32.4 25.34 27.69 9.48 51.4 3. 32.09 -
6-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 128 128 134 139 93 98 139 1720 S-05
9. Fuel and power consumed per peasenger-train car-stle road passenger seerve:-
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ... 18.8 18.8 18.8 19.4 1,.4 18.3 17.9 17. 19.5 19.3 Q-ol
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .9 0.99 1.25 0.9 0.99 -02
9-0G. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. 0.30 0.29 0.3 O.TO 0.33 0. 0 0.30 0.2 0.28 .-
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 3.6 3.. -
9-05. Eounted pounds of fuel (motor-car train) 15.1 14.7 12.9 2.3 18.8 17.1 9.1 6. 26.5 9-0
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (nll road pansenger service) 16.1 16.3 16.067 tl'. 1A.1 16.9 115.8 15.7 9-0


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gao-electric motor-car trains. Theoo
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
SIncludes all quantitlee 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.
Includeson kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electrlo rail motor cars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.
S Exoludoo Toledo, Peorin and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.
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FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 169 steam railways I
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 1946 AND 1945


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
MARCH 1946


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

1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945
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) $33 466 054 $35 405 779 $17 431 269 $18 931 733 $2 053 634 $1 953 803 $6 368 352 $6 528 232 $7 612 799 $7 992 011 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 8 519 821 10 441 569 3 351 4 511 151 956 226 520 8 364 514 10 210 538 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ..... 2 501 077 1 863 388 623 929 536 507 1 880 11 843 527 569 436 101 1 147 699 878 937 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396). 1 846 729 1 884 772 1 557 679 1 554 988 79 252 86 106 69 584 69 049 140 214 174 629 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . ... 120 906 143 799 25 840 32 900 2 481 3 746 3 138 3 540 89 447 103 613 1-0
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . 50 289 56 155 23 429 26 611 173 205 6 280 6 304 20 407 23 035 1-0
1-07. Total . . ..... 46 304 876 49 795 462 19 665 497 21 087 250 2 137 420 2 055 703 7 126 879 7 269746 17 375 080 19 382 763 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
uantlties consumed In yard ewitching service (Accounts 382. 383, and 381),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) ... 1 330 785 1 503 448 780 343 912 788 84 239 85 754 189 528 198 905 276 675 306 001 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 27 175 234 33 229 156 83 082 92 588 879 413 810 227 26 212 739 32 326 341 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . .. .. 8 756 513 7 844 443 3 207 113 3 092 441 19 193 18 511 1 175 025 1 058 151 4 355 182 3 675 340 2-03
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 7 317 714 7 697 369 6 971 735 7 246 021 177 837 184 562 168 142 266 786 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) .. .... 11 078 24 077 5 039 18 300 6 039 5 777 2-0
2-0 Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1 713 1 995 747 810 7 8 185 189 774 988 2-09
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1 867 888 2 027 444 899 286 1 023 253 85 554 87 024 240 814 241 570 642 234 675 597 2-07
Qsantlties consumed In road freight service (Accoonts 39U. 395. and 39b).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 6 158 130 7 109 522 2 861 807 3 420 477 403 212 417 219 1 232 187 1 314 660 1 660 924 1 957 166 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 203 036 003 271 315 719 3 054 439 2 904 712 199 981 564 268 411 007 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 20 302 140 15 939 832 3 918 649 2 913 432 4 103 3 773 3 111 505 2 603 815 13 267 883 10 418 812 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 79 724 414 82 670 527 48 703 465 47 000 778 18 681 648 20 004 841 12 339 301 15 664 908 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . 75 362 85 712 5 624 11 513 69 738 74 199 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .. 4 540 5 446 1 449 1 753 17 20 345 368 2 729 3 305 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. 8 061 532 9 363 380 3 001 943 3 531 317 427 985 447 464 1 328 183 1 399 581 3 303 421 3 984 998 2-14
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 394. 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) . 1 858 073 1 875 479 902 411 895 754 87 350 87 424 327 176 369 805 541 136 522 496 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 88 233 110 88 645 532 -- 638 413 1 869 147 87 594 697 86 776 385 2-16
2-17. Diesol fuel by locomotives (gallons) . 12 916 623 8 654 231 2 931 229 1 590 276 5 811 157 353 4 680 266 3 144 543 5 299 317 3 762 059 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 80 807 692 72 605 098 75 571 754 67 670 101 102 060 101 417 -- 5133 878 4 833 580 2-15
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 206 327 224 983 49 568 47 658 82 232 98 014 74 527 79311 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) 61 364 315 62 072 519 55 490 746 56 327 568 5 771 969 5 620 951 101 600 124 000 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) I/ ... 1 210 403 1 307 692 228 725 239 893 25 681 32 798 28 868 31 497 927 129 1 003 504 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent) 88 162 89 463 51 485 49 235 513 655 5 449 5 715 30 715 33 858 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1715 1 907 549 494 5 4 138 142 1 023 1 267 2-2
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 2 926 246 2 839769 1066 095 1032 110 88 116 90 568 454 446 465 788 1317 589 1 251 303 2-24
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons).. 11 865 399 11 181 758 5 814 744 5 548 425 827 642 678 142 2167 346 1 969756 3055 665 2 985 435 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 380 918 415 753 205 019 199 516 2 326 2 983 5 934 5 401 167 639 207 853 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ... 8 238 356 9 970 208 145 264 171 948 2 613 3 470 128 720 152 834 7 961 759 9 641 956 3-0
04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ........... 45175 776 36 636 442 11387 024 8 877 790 34 628 189 861 9 696 354 7 674 216 24 057 770 19 894 575 3-04
-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). 268 754 529 271 987 116 205 075 759 203 696 971 25 653 767 27 149 770 13 320 702 13 192 909 24 704 301 27 947 466 3-05
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . .... 3 984 835 3 979 137 1 235 164 1 221 711 145 610 116 218 309 364 321 795 2 234 697 2 319 413 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel nd pover at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ... $34 238 597 $29 768 231 $17 458 257 $15 306 905 $2 684 649 $2 024 532 $6 377 554 $5 400 391 $7 718 137 $7 036 403 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2 030 761 2 132 353 1111 105 1067 039 10 606 13 399 29 535 24 702 879 515 1 027 215 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . ... 9157 935 10 925 453 277 99e 383 697 5 350 6 507 190 590 261 042 8 683 997 10 274 207 4-03
-O Diesel fuel purchased . 2 348 337 1 955 193 668 24.7 589 222 2 171 12 438 534 352 434 895 1 143 567 919 638 4-o
4-0: Electric current purchased and produced........ 2 280 506 2 311 135 1738 363 1 727 445 162 667 166 798 178 136 180 956 201 340 235 936
4-0 Gasoline purchased ................... 407 075 441 547 145 445 155 693 13 04 4 ii 385 55 190 4 9 049 193 396 225 420 4-oS.
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purch.. and production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .... $2.9 2..66 3.00 $2.76 .24 $2.99 $2.94 2.74 $2.5 2.6 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .13 5 $4.56 ..4.49 .4.5 4.57 :5.25 :4.94 5-02
5-03 Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . .. .. .1.11 1.1091 22.05 S1.88 51.48 51.71 11.09 S1.07 5-0X
5-04. Dieel fuel per gallon. .5.20% 5.34 5.87. 6.6 6. 27% H 6.555 5.51% 5.677 4.75% 4.620 5-0
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . 0.849% 0.850% 0.84a 0.584 0.6)34 0.614% 1.337i 1.372% 0.815% 0.8440 -05
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . .. 10.22 11.10 11.785 12.74% 8.960 9.800 14.94 15.24q .65% 9.72% 5-0
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (Inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4 $3. 7 3.07 2.7 6-01
6-01. Coal per nt ton. . . 4 3..47 .12 .11 6-0
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .......... -. .-..... 34$704 2.1-
6-0 Diesel fuel per gallon .. .......... 5..460 5.700 6.1l 7.o 6.116 h.) h."* 32 4.990 4.J00 6-0
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ...... .0.06 0. 0. 0 0. 0. 1.1 1.1 0.790 0. 60
6-05. Gasoline per gallon .. ......... 9.32% 10.4 10.9 0 12.0 9.b6 11.4 10.71 11.24 8.92% 9.560 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ..........86) 847 65 821 1,034 9 8.76 8 4 89 84 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotive). .. 63.09 60.53 32.1 .14 75 704 62.960 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 6.19 6.07 5.99 5.82 4.20 3.97 7.0 7.51 b.17 5.98 7-0
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 99 95 98 94 185 13 106 109 7-0
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locootives) / 7.1 8. .0 10.2 6. 6.1 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/. 77 741 725 722 1,022 977 786 794 737 730 7-06
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). . 125 121 126 122 84 86 136 132 129 124 -01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. 6 .23 7.67 7.69 8.69 8.23 8-02
8-0:. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.5 1.6 0. 1..4 16 1.8 8-
-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. 27.55 29.68 23.04 25.19 48.57 4.94 -31.27 30.67 -
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 117 115 121 118 86 89 129 126 115 113 8-05
9. Fuel ad pover conrsmed per passenger-train car-aile road passenger service
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... .17.7 17.4 17.4 17.2 17.6 17. 16.8 16.6 18.98 1.4 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .96 0.92 0.94 o.6 9-02
9-0. gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.2 0.27 0.2 0.29 0.26 .4 0.30 0.28 0.27 0.26 9-0
9-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 3.4 3.2 3. 3.8 9-
9-0. Equated pounds of fuel motor-car trains) 13.7 13. 11. 10. 16.7 19.4 .9 8.2 25.4 26. 9-0
9-0 Equated pounds of fuel all road passenger service) 15.2 15. 14. 14. 17.17.2 1 17.2 1 15.8155.1 15.2 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 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 cars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
# Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.







Page 2


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 160 reports representing 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH 1946 AND 1945

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

1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 ad 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, 3Sh, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 352 ond 394) .. ..........
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 352 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 394),
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 eonsumed in road freight service (Account* 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) .
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 motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tone 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).
-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 mine .. ...
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . .
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-0 Electric current purchased and produced .. .
4-0 Gasoline purchased. ...................
AVERAGES
5. Averaae cost of all fuel and power at point of purchesr and production: j/
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 team 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/
7-06. 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 locomotive) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile road passerner 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. Eouated mounds of fuel motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$100 275 451
25 520 437
6 507 659
5 609 760
361 308
151 340
138 425 955

3 973 291
81 329 224
25 623 099
22 260 593
40 324
5 436
5 558 011

18 339 611
599 035 101
57 774 514
232 139 149
228 057
14 297
23 899 715

5 812 278
289 051 968
38 223 985
239 058 231
649 463
193 706 766
3 499 117
270 569
5 636
9 177 487

35 082 220
1 253 018
24 653 749
130 857 869
809 576 391
11 499 785
$101 875 222
6 693 574
26 953 870
6 651 744
6 960 618
1 194 205


$2.90
$5.34
$1.09
5.0os
o.860%
10. 36


$3.57
U1. 11
5.32%
0.816
9.590

64.17
6.29
10'
7.r
770

1.
1.7
29.18
124

18.5
0.97
0.29

15.8


$106 186 877
30 163 146
5 228 581
5764 837
407 189
176 383
147 927 013

4 552 259
98 890 312
23 106 398
23 491 300
69 193
6 384
6 108 890

21 055 148
776 260 862
44 040 288
243 889 048
227 223
16 435
27 480 262

5 817 764
264 666 764
25 216 738
233 421 606
659 069
197 372 025
3730434
271 446
5 888
8 702 648

31 687 654
1 350 984
29 145 050
103 436 939
825 968 633
11 377 140
$84 326 070
6 853 211
32 067 885
5 508 248
7 092 031
1 256 904


$51 986 268
9 179
1793 062
4 725 560
82 618
70 477
58 667 164


2 305 186
235 648
9 498 352
21 229 107
24 317
2 242
2 653 645

8 504 513

11 317 013
140 928 244
18 449
4 477
8 908 390

2 763 522

8 704 153
221 384 508
143 912
175 172 351
683 417
161 554
1 677
3 256 257

18 185 334
535 627
488 476
33 562 745
614 310 695
3 753 961

$55 196 456
2 905 952
939 251
1 943 396
5 290 794
450 375


$56 719 394
13 308
1 476 913
4 755 191
88 066
87 570
63140 442

2774 642
273 911
9 070 983
22149 727
51 755
2 666
3 097 113

9 988 173

7 300 281
133 327 143
19 974
5 458
10 283 536

2 851 460

4 480 166
218 804 396
136 250
178 716 746
654 962
155 877
1 768
3 276 092

15 436 636
548 271
521 262
24 889 902
614 124 494
3 492 283

$42726 446
2 849 331
1 192 014
1 661 229
5 296 101
442 646


$6 001 017
5 572
244 847
7 232
551
6 259 219

244 844

56 708

23
248 732

1 177 036

11 465
56 588 025

55
1 254 122

264 978

18 64 2
374 060

68 758
1 375
14
267 249

2 459 955
7 784
7 094
113 581
78 146 113
563 780

$7 958 567
35 485
14 583
6 978
499 417
32 287


$5 973
27
257
9

6 268


257 618
57 712

25
261 578

1 292 014

11 800
60 685 631

62
1 379 735

264 710

340 272
356 816

79 939
1 599
15
271 913

2 078 561
8 719
8 869
429 553
8? 342 309
355 520

$6 184 139
40 378
16 755
28 649
510 739
35 161


$18 437 783
399 643
1 462 858
218 452
10 270
17 855
20 546 861

562 574
2 435 221
3 339 017
574 520

493
708 435

3 562 929
7 982 208
8 787 921


994
3 830 614

983 833
1 504 526
13 391 082

254 293
18 196 815
89 500
17 131
423
1 348 098

5 878 105
15 229
319 923
27 659 697
42 056 913
994 28U

117 204 688
73 415
466 490
1 498 560
554 724
151 822


$19 440 385
629 423
1 189 003
216 254
15 457
17 904
21 508 426

590 328
2 271432
3 035 515
590 448

515
716 290

3 935 611
7 763 769
7 272 451
-I

1 028
4 171 465

1 122 875
5 468 916
9 133 099

278 289
18 286 017
133 526
18 160
377
1 405 266

5 627 666
15 293
348 992
20 985 181
42 117 255
1031 04d

$15 448 372
71 812
596 983
1 184 917
556 371
155 111


$23 850 383
25 111 615
3 246 167
420 901
261 188
62 457
52 952 711


860 687
78 658 355
12 729 022
456 966
16 007
2 678
1 947 199

5 095 133
591 052 893
37 658 115
34 622 880
209 608
8 771
9 906 589

1 799 945
287 547 442
16 110 108
17 299 663
251 258
337 600
2 657 442
90 509
3 522
4 305 883

8 558 826
694 378
23 838 256
69 521 844
75 062 670
6 387 764
$21 515 511
3 678 722
25 533 546
3 202 810
615 663
559 721


4 44 I 1 t 1 1 1 I


$2.66
$5.07
$1.10
5.330
0o.590
11.050



5.620
o.8260
10.11i

678
6'. 28
1.20


768

141
8.42
1.7
31.43
123

18.3
0.98
0.29

14.:
15.9


$3.o4
$5.43
$1.92
5.79%
0.8610
12.o00

)3.83

b.o04
0.8484
11.381

'70
3.'. 4
*,. 21
103
8.8
7514


135
1.7
24.50
129

18.3

0.30

125.
15.5


$2.77
35.20
$2.29
6.670
0.8620
12.670


$3.63
$2.04
7.04o
0.8600
12.12%

857
,i.01
101
9.4
754

135

26.76
131

18.7

0.29
3.6

16.0


(V.24
3 .56
$2.06
6.141
0.6390
8.8ss

$3.56

6.4L-,
o.430)
10.524<
lo.;20
1 ,Or,4

4.;'3

1.041

89

1.7
49.17
90

18.1

0.30

18.1


$2.98
$4.63
31.89
6.670
0.6200
9.890

$3.29
6
6.75
0.422%
11.39%
1,023

4.32

1,012


92


50.5

17.9

0.36
18.0
17.8


$2.93
$4.82
$1.46
5.420
1.3195
15.27%

$3.61
$1.41
5.689
1.1lb44
11.47V,

912
7,. 85
7.01
207
812


143
7.72
1.5

136

17.5
1.15
0.30

8.6
16.6


$2.75
$4.70
$1.71
5.655
1.321%
15.04o

$3.44
$1.71
6.03
1.146%
11.58%


71.37
7.41
205)

so6


139
7.65
1.5
133

16.9
0.93
0.29

8."
16.2


$2.51
45.30
31.07
4.61l
0.S20o
8.760

$3.08
$1.10
4.866
0.798
9.06o

913
l4.05
5.17
104
6.1
751

138
9.06
1.7
32.90
122

19.3
0.97
0.28
3.6
1".6


I I 1 I I I II 1 I I


1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distllate consumed by gan-electric motor-cnr trains. Those
quantltles 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.
SInoludos kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by eleotrlo rail motor oars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.
# Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railrond; road not in operation. Filed no report.
U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 194--656351


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

2-01
2-02

2-03
2-0i
2-0-
2-06
2-07

2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-15


2-17
2-16
2-17
2-1s
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
2-23
2-24

3-01
3-02
3-0
3-N
3-05
3-06
4-01
4-0o
4-02


$24 053 526
29 520 415
2 535 010
535 771
294 563
70 188
57 009 473


929 671
96 344 969
10 942 188
751 125
17 438
3 178
2 033 909

5 839 350
768 497 093
29 455 756
49 876 274
207 249
9 887
11 645 526

1 578 719
259 197 848
11 263 201
14 260 394
244 530
369 262
2 862 007
95 810
3 728
3749 377

8 544 791
778 701
28 265 927
57 132 303
87 384 579
6 498 289
$19 967 113
3 891 690
30 262 133
2 633 453
728 820
623 986


$2.34
$5.00
91.07
4.61l
0.834|
9.60

$2.88
$1.10
4.88%
0.821%
9.540

901
u2.2,
o.10
108
6.4
752

131
8.43
1.9
31.63
118

19.0
0.98
0.27
3.S
26.4
it.:;





C / ST S3 Cto rev io

Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08583 99III lll74
3 1262 08583 9974


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
APRIL 1946


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 1946 AND 1945


ITEM


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 38, 84, 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 g38),
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) .
Quantitties onsued 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 consumed s road passenger service (Account 394, 395, and 9 3).
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) I/ .
2-22. Total fuel by sotor-car trains (equated aet 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 (net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . .
3-0. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .... .....
3-05. 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. liesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-06. Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Averae* cost of all fuel and power et 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. Gesoline per gallon ................. .
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (ino. freight and
handling expenses): V/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-o3. 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 eor 1,000 gross ton-miles includingg
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 cons ued per passenger-train car-mile roadpassenger 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) . .
9-0. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 194 196 1945 1946 1945


$27 435 455
8 380 302
2 241 192
1 788 913
126 780
45 827
40 018 469

1 105 951
26 671 082
8 114 559
7 018 197
13 175
1 635
1 611 433

4 605 339
189 849 383
19 705 291
62 230 172
78 650
4 223
6 377 183

1 707 652
81 512 344
12 632 710
78 710 490
222 150
57 285 728
1 246 711
86 453
1 648
2 728 693
2 537 577
235 807
8 169 218
43 539 120
242 826 297
3 730 021
$ 7 222 931
1 265 000
10 045 894
2 280 303
2197 643
387 939


$33 087
9 924
1 824
1788
136
50
46 811


1 397 368
32 096 022
7 304 300
7 379 735
21 755
1 884
1 896 045

6 656 083
256 461 176
16 071 492
81 820862
80 060
4 890
8 813 397

1 768 236
65 912 064
9 203 504
68 047 855
224 465
52 174 210
1 250 545
79 707
1 709
2 714 817
9 844998
349 759
9 476 986
35 795 519
254 845 04 8
3 996 994
$26 436 790
1 764 357
10 307 604
1 881 265
2 194 906
438 234


$14 477 660
3 357
594 735
1 540 283
27 248
20 890
16 664 173

673 183
79 679
2992 219
6 653 056
8 384
695
784 419

2 146 033
3 699 108
46 861 271
8 114
1 209
2 279 714

866 231

2 822 949
73 761 517
53 754
51 627 249
231 236
48 272
513
1 023 863

1 115 304
94 876
126 394
10 503 694
196 501 336
1 245 039
$3 383 884
508 640
249 104
615 965
1 705 452
149 147


1 II* 1-I I *


$17 393 717
4 059
533 052
1 493 439
32 003
24 289
19 480 559

833 689
88 231
2 840 160
6 988 S47
16 967
721
935 528

3 155 504
2 956 846
48 696 308
7 392
1 519
3 269 052
839 099

1 815 720
63 123 859
44 951
46 720 034
242 930
41 634
475
967 599

5 175 691
143 499
107 986
8 535 173
190 192439
1 314 106
$14 216 821
718 724
222 565
555 653
1 647 710
167 650


$1 210 426

1 783
50 670
2 318
121
1 265 318

51 309

15 483

6
52 370

174 479
4 313
5 263 713
14
183 823
84 018

6 670
138 168

22718
454
4
64 867

53 415
1 113
4 025
43 372
10 943 089
106 124
$293 536
6 036
7 800
2 713
121 624
8 811


$1 796

4
77
3

1 881


82 534

17 975

8
83 767

373 058
3 764
17 412 050
19
398 322
80 196

38 868
86 992

52 666
653
5
81 577

575 874
2980
2 098
68 512
24 254 213
162 538
1 751 619
13 625
3 941
4 695
161 339
15 655


45 478 311
143 106
512 747
67 564
2 650
5 767
6 210 145

162 958
870 633
1 113 850
177 067

152
211 395

984 416
2 688 708
3 100 794

300
1 077 404

302 472
624 882
4 408 795

77 568
5 561 079
26 211
5 110
125
422 160
314 029
3 766
118 118
9 211 638
13 084 532
322 124
$988 908
16 898
179 458
512 193
178 662
49 997


$6 130 055
191 &58
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
1 337 141
342 650
1 728 207
3 399 294

82 701
5 337 176
32 592
5 246
128
444 893
1 731881
6 362
145 770
7 447 599
12 629 468
333 329
$4 658 27 9
26 985
246 748
421 397
170 562
52 506


$6 269 058
8 233 839
1 131 927
130 396
94 564
19 049
15 878 833

218 501
25 720 770
3 993 007
188 074
4 791
782
563 249

1 300 411
187 160 675
12 901 076
10 105 188
70 536
2 700
2 836 242
454 931
80 887 462
5 394 296
4 810 805
90 828
97 400
966 546
32 617
1 006
1 197 803
1 054 829
136 052
7 920 681
23 780 416
22 297 340
2 056 734
$2 556 603
733 426
9 609 532
1 149 432
191 905
179 984


$7 767 404
9 727 999
873 323
154 203
96 S47
19 596
18 639 472

295 760
31 265 155
3 517 382
221 374
4 788
978
651 889

1 872178
Z54 211 472
10 454 333
15 712 504
72 668
2 963
3 808 862

506 291
84 183 857
3 949 622
4 837 004
96 813
117 000
942 357
32 174
1 101
1 220 748
2 361 552
196 918
9 221 132
19 744 235
27 788 928
2 187 021
$5 810 071
1 005 023
9 834 350
899 520
215 295
202 223


__ _I J I 4 4 4 + 4 4


2.857
5.95







9.723

857
5.95








17.47
0.93
0.2
99











13.1
15.0
15.0


.04
5:2
0.8610
10.96%


1.1

10.090
840
59.30
5.84

730

119
8.12
1.7
28.44
113
17.0
0.96
0.28
3.1
12.6
14.9


3.36
i1.97
5.:
0.868%
11.981





11.o00
844
31.46
5.84
98
8.2
722

133

24.94
126

17.4
0.28
3.4
10.3
14.6


6.51
o0.866
12.770

f3.60


11.970
818
32.38
5.56
96
8.4
713

120
1.5
24.21
115
16.6

0.29
3.1
J:5
1.2


85.50
<5.2
i. 94
6.260
1.111%
8.30%

$3.91
6.740
o.939d
10.200
921

3.66

906

116

1.6
93.05
120

17.7

0.31

17.7


3 ro4





1979




6.85





0.17
4.43





13.23
1o.7

49.74
85
17.0
0.17

1 .7


S.15
1.52
5 6
15.52%




1.177%
10.11n

873
74.93
6.81
183

769

140
7.75

132
16
1.0
0.29

7.7
15.7


1.629








7.90
15.75g




1.57
5.860




6.73
1i2

765


7.90
1.5


16.

0.28

8.1
15.7


$2.42
*5.39
E.e21
4.83%
o.861l
8.75%



5.06:
o.858%
9.o08

859
59.99

694
115



126
1.8
31.73
112
18.0
0.93
0.29


62.46
5.10
1.07
4.56
0.7750
9.250

2.90
4.85%
o.738%
9.510
869
59.19
5.89
95
5.7
720

121
8.12

30.48
i.l
So.i
111
18.1
0.96
0.28

25.1
15.1


I I I I I I I II II


/ 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.


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


(4


ITEM
NO.


1-01
1-02
1-03
1-04

1-07

2-01
2-02
2-03
2-0o
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-1Z
2-14
2-15
2-16
2-17
2-18
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
2-2)
2-24

3-01
3-02
3-o
3-06
3-01
4-01
4-02
4-OR
4-05
S4-06.







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 160 reports representing 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL 1946 AND 1945


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


r ~1 F


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) .. ......
1-0 Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 352 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 connsed In yard switching service (Accounts 3Z2. 353, 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) .
~santties conugsed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and396).
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-houro)
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) V/ .. .....
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 (net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .
-04 Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .......
-05. Electric current purchased and produced kilowatt-hours).
-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) ......... .
4. Total coat of all ifrl 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. Averae 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). ... .....
5-3. 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. gallons of gasoline (gasoline Ad gas-olectric loconotives) 6/
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ / .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles Tinoluding
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel uel (diesel locomotves) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and pover consumed per passenger-train ar-aile roadpassenger sermce
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-oar trains) .
9-0S. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


UNITED STATES


$127 754 157
33 908 743
8 748 851
7 398 673
488 087
197 171
178 495 682

5 079 160
108 003 556
33 737 658
29 278 790
53 499
7 074
7 169 383

22 944 862
788 906 234
77 479 805
294 369 321
307 193
18 513
30 276 052

7 519 930
370 564 312
50 856 694
317 768 721
671 613
250 992 494
4 745 828
357 023
7 283
11 906 182
37 619 797
1 488 826
32 822 967
174 396 989
1 052 402 688
15 229 806
$109 098 153
7 958 574
36 999 766
8 932 046
9 158 261
1 582 144


!2.90
5.35
1.13
5.12i
0.8700
10.390



5.370
0.8 29
9.560
886
63.15
6.20
104
7.4
759

133
8.92
1.7
28.53
123
18.2
0.96
0.29
145.
15.6


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


*1 I I. I.


1946


1945


WESTERN DISTRICT


ITEM
NO.


+ I. -. I. -1I. I.1 1 I____


$139 274 717
40 087 162
7 053 511
7 553 057
543 59S'
226 752
194 738 798

5 949 626
130 986 334
30 410 698
30 871 035
90 948
8 267
8 004 940

27 711 231
1 032 722 038
60 111 780
325 709 910
307 283
21 326
36 293 661

7 586 000
350 578 826
34 420 801
301 469 461
883 534
249 546 235
4 980 979
351 153
7 597
11 417 490
41 532 652
1 700 743
36 622 035
136 991 149
1 080 813 681
15 374 134
$ 110 762 850
0 617 568
42 375 489
7 374 548
9 286 934
1 695 138


2.67
5.07
1. 10
5.311
0.859%
11.030

3.38
$1.11
5.611
0.8932
10.11%

869
61.52
>. il
101
8.2
758

128
8.35
1.7
30.62
120

18.0
0.97
0.28
3.5
13.9
15.6


$66 467 504
12 537
2 387 797
6 265 843
109 865
91 367
75 334 913

2 978 369
315 327
12 490 571
27 882 163
32 701
2 939
3 438 066

10 650 546
15 016 121
187 789 515
26 563
5 686
11 188 104

3 629 753

11 527 102
295 146 025
197 666
226 799 600
914 653
209 826
2 189
4 280 121

19 300 638
630 503
614 870
44 066 439
810 812 031
4 999 000
S58 500 340
3 414 592
1 186 350
2 559 361
6 996 246
599 522


3.04
5.42
$1.93
5.81
o.8634
11.99%


3.85
1.67
6.09%
0.8o490
ll.?8'

865
32.4s6
102
8.6
747

135
1.7
24.61
128

18.1

0.30
3.5
11.8
15.3


$74 113 111
17 367
2 010 000
6 248 630
120 069
111 859
82 621 036

3 608 331
362 142
11 911 143
29 138 674
68 722
3 386
4 032 643

13 143 677
10 257 127
182 023 451
27 366
6 978
13 552 569

3 690 559

6 296 445
281 928 255
181 201
225 436 780
897 892
197 511
2 243
4 243 716

20 612 327
691 770
629 248
33 425 634
804 316 933
4 800 189
$ 56 943 257
3 568 055
1 414 579
2 216 913
6 943 811
610 496


2.76
5.16
2.25
6.63%
0.863d
12.704


13.63
$2.01
7.020
0.8700
12.081
848
3;.3P
5.90
100

744

131
1.6
26.02
127
18.2

0.29
3.5
11.2
15.6


$7 211 443

7 355
295 517
9 550
672
7 524 537

296 153
72 191

29
301 102

1 351 515
15 778
61 851 738

69
1 437 945

348 996

25 312
512 228

91 476
1 829
18
352 116

2 513 370
8 897
11 119
156 955
89 089 202
469 904
$8 252 103
41 521
22 383
9 691
621 061
41 098


$4.67
2.01
6.17d
0.6970
8.75%

3.61

6.49
0.474d
O1.h44

1,0.9
11.09

1,015

91

1.7
51.23
93
18.0

0.31

17.4
18.0


$7 770 237

31930
334 763
12 806
912
8 150 648

340 152

75 687

33
345 345

1 665 072

15 564
78 097 681
81
1 778 057

344 906

379 140
443 608

112 605
2 252
20
353 490

2 654 435
11 699
10 967
498 065
106 576 510
518 050

$7 935 758
54 003
20 696
33 344
672 070
50 816


$23 916 095
542 749
1 975 605
286 016
12 920
23 622
26 757 007

725 532
3 305 854
4 452 867
751 587

645
919 830

4 547 345
10 670 916
11 888 715

1 294
4 908 018
1 286 305
2 129 408
17 799 877

331 861
23 757 894
115 711
22 241
548
1 770258
6 192 134
18 996
438 041
36 871 335
55 141 445
1 316404
$18 193 596
90 313
645 948
2 010 752
733 386
201 819


$25 570 440
821 381
1 603 248
279 690
19 214
24 196
28 318 169

775 713
3 014 068
3 964 298
759 862

692
941151

5 190 954
10 013 473
9 929 000

1 417
5 508 606
1 465 525
7 197 123
12 532 393

360 990
23 623 193
166 118
23 406
505
1 850 159
7 359 547
21 655
494 762
28 190 912
54 746 723
1 364 377
$20 106 651
98 797
843 731
1 591 318
726 933
207 617


$30 159 115
33 353 457
4 378 094
551 297
355 752
01 510
68 679 225

1 079 106
104 382 375
16 722 029
645 040
20796
3 461
2 510 385

6 395456
778 235 316
50 559 191
44 726 C6F
280 630
11 464
12 741 985

2 254 876
368 434 904
21 504 403
22 110 46
342 06C
435 OOC
3 623 98
123 127
4 528
5 503 687
9 613 655
830 430
31 758 937
93 302 260
97 360 010
8 444 498
$24 072 114
4 412 146
35 143 079
4 35-2 42
807 568
739 705


$31 820 929
39 248 414
3 408 333
689 974
391 510
89 765
75 648 945

1 225 430
127 610 124
14 459 570
972 499
22 226
4 156
2 685 799

7 711 528
1 022 708 565
39 910 069
65 588 778
279 917
12 650
15 454 409

2 085 010
343 381 705
15 212 623
19 G97 398
341 343
486 262
3 804 364
127 964
4 62'
4 970 125
10 906 343
975 615
37 487 056
76 876 535
115 173 507
8 685 310
$ 25 777 164
4 696 713
40 096 463
3 532 973
944112
826 209


- + i 4 t -i


$2.99

6.69%
0.6311
9.814

83.31

6.792
11.374

1,01P'



1,001

90
1.6
50.40
92

17.7

0.32

18.3
17.5


$2.94
4.75
Sl: 7
5.4o4
1.3301
15.33%

13.65
1.42
5.73
1.170
11.17%

903
f.9
201

802

143
7.73
1.6

135
17.3
1.12
0.30

8.4
16.4


12.73
4. 56
S1.71





:1.71
l. 127

n1.57


7.24
199

796

136
7.70
1.5

131
16.8
0.93
0.29

8.7
16.1


$2.50
85.31
41.11
4.660
0. 29%
8.760

$3.10
$1.12
4.91%
0.8120
9.06%

902
63.00
6.oo9

107
107
6.0
738


8. 94
1.7
32.63
120

19.0
0.96
0.28
23.5
26.2
15.4


$2.36
85.02
$1.07
4.600
0.8200
9.510

$2.89
$1.10
4.870
0.8010
9.530
896
61.47
6.05
10
6.
7

129
8.35
1.8
31.35
18.8

0.97
0.28
3.8
26.2
15.4


I I I I1 II 1 I I I


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrlc motor-onr trains. Those
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 purhnased and produced during the period of report.


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

U.S. GOVERNMENTPRINTINGOFFICE : 1946-0-656351





Subject to revision
Subject to revision


-UNIV. oF FL L.-LL.

I'IL
i -O *
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

13 1 112621 08 92 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATIFFICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing& 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF MAY 1946 AND 1945


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
MAY 1946


.s. DEPoe


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.
SIncludes all quantites purchase and produced, whether for loomotive, 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 boost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-swiltching hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-swltohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
SExcludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed nd report.


S .' SOUTHERN DISTRICT
SIT- UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
... ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO,

1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power rherged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .. $25 657 085 34 037 939 $13 304 329 $17 331 392 $1 354 028 $1 893 734 $5 284 541 $6 346 326 8 5714 187 $ 8 466 487 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 352 and 394) 8 760 584 10 428 633 3 230 3 729 131196 155 931 8 626 158 10 268 973 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). ... 2 201 256 1 957 169 592 146 596 557 1 855 6 192 502 646 431 855 1 104 609 922 565 1-0
1-0 Electric current (Accounts 383, 351, 395, and 396). 1708 820 1 832 360 1 457 651 1531 695 61 945 74 426 67 683 63 569 121 541 162 670 1-C
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 3S2 and 394). .....114 728 139 079 25 706 32 073 2 836 3 506 2 303 4 716. 83 883 98 784 1-0.
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . 40 779 52 863 18 174 24 840 157 182 4 467 6 683' 17 981 21 158 1-06
1-07. Total ........ . 38 483 252 48 448 043 15 401 236 19 520 286 1 420 821 1 978 040 5 992 836 7 00 9 080 15 668 359 19 940 637 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantittel conriaed In yard switchiln service (Accounts 3582. 13, and 38 ),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) . 970 514 1 375 837 572 975 789 658 55 193 84 272 147 067 193 476 195 279 309 431 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 26 252 025 33 265 373 76 301 83 132 692 663 663 412 25 483 061 32 518 829 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . .. 7 748 453 7 597 986 2 601 910 2 924 957 16 502 15 814 1 072 528 1 033 213 3 657 513 3 624 002 2-0:
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .. 6 613 552 7 326 971 6 251 840 6 924 028 157 421 173 280 204 291 229 663 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . . .. 11 465 20 975 8 302 15 464 3 163 5 511 20
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 598 2 034 622 794 7 8 108 189 861 1 043 2-09
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1 460 912 1 896 957 676 953 895 317 56 325 85 358 192 798 236 989 534 836 679 293 2-07
Quantitiee consumed In road freight service (Accounts 394. 395. Ad 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ... 4 291 708 6 71d 546 1 933 314 3 059 181 223 949 374 672 920 956 1 288 790 1 213 489 1 995 903 2-05
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 193 244 546 274 042 944 2 489 951 1 703 507 190 754 595 272 339 437 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . .. 18 486 387 17 530 544 3 605 073 3 592 325 3 842 3 645 2 860 853 2 713 736 12 016 619 11 220 838 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .. 66 574 881 85 192 194 46 142 509 50 604 049 10 526 897 17 571 447 9 905 475 17 016 698 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) .. ........ 67 876 73 412 5 950 2 365 -- 61 926 71 047 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal eoulvalent). .. 3883 5 016 1099 1 695 16 19 286 359 2 482 2 943 2-13
2-1 Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 6 069 226 9 037 521 2 065 035 3 192 325 241 380 400 178 1 005 174 1 368 463 2757 637 4 076 555 2-1k
quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396). I
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 1 353 467 1 809 177 701 240 862 091 69 283 84 617 232 975 340 540 349 969 521 929 2-1:
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 79 754 410 89 221 039 -- 457 134 1 449 335 79 297 276 87 771 704 2-1
2-17. Diesol fuel by locomotives (gallons). .. 12 605 792 9 695 357 2 754 712 1 960 086 6 529 70 833 4 344 398 3 627 424 5 700 153 4 037 014 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kllowatt-hours). 71 145 093 76 741 867 66 430 120 71 517 483 217 224 130 630 4 497 749 5 093 754 2-1i
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 246 991 214 411 56 274 43 418 -83 544 79 241 107 173 91 752 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hourc) 49 590 791 54 464 715 44 588 689 48 927 582 4 907 302 5 429 133 94 800 108 000 2-26
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / 1193 512 1 305 115 225 436 249 622 27 878 30 927 22 268 38 008 917 930 986 564 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent) 79 264 82 289 42 874 43 495 558 618 4 748 5 344 31 084 32 832 2-22
2_-2. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 406 1 836 436 503 5 4 93 159 872 1 170 _22
2-. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ... 2 350 967 2 800 864 846 786 1 001 953 70 366 86 514 351 303 449 967 1082 512 1 262 430 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) .. ..... 5693 938 10 268 491 2 550 428 5 039052 355 880 542 832 1 294 879 1 973 214 1492 751 2 713 393 -01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (not tons). 240 803 400 425 101 470 156 519 2 963 2 224 10 674 5 453 125 696 236 229 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ......... .. 7 b65 455 9 944 981 121 869 120 637 2 198 2 549 135 378 161 751 7 606 010 9 660 044 0
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .........43 977 787 36 804 057 11 386 687 8 915 404 39 269 94 028 9 073 051 8 025 238 23 478 780 19 769 387 3-
3-05. Electric current purchased and -produced (kilowatt-hours). 230 958 749 260 444 581 180 500 902 194 388 622 16 557 273 24 382 095 12 389 797 12 228 262 21 510 777 29 445 602 3-05
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . .... 3 b60 799 4 245 451 1 261 682 1 358 561 120 707 154 903 336 564 359 918 2 141 846 2 372 069 3-0
4. Total cost of all fuel aad power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines .. ...... $17 277 847 ) 28 925 042 8 089 3301 $14 577 946 $1 214 294 (1 729 008 $4 251 231 (5 726 794 $ 3722 992 $ 6 891 294 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .. 1325141 2 02 511 591 360 812 996 12 615 9 895 52 749 24 664 668 417 1 174 956 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . 9727 350 10 760 596 238 785 251 265 4 370 4 785 207 721 274 942 9 276 474 10 229 604 4-
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . .. 2 317 071 1 950 951 668 4531 589 539 2 504 6 334 513 382 449 616 1 132 732 905 462
4-0 Electric current purchased and produced .. 2 107 733 2 228 900 1 619 257 1 683 795 137 283 154 439 170 045 166 912 181 148 223 754 4-O
4-0. Gasoline purchased . . .. 401 252 469 983 146 7691 174 227 10 248 14 881 51 084 56 725 193 151 224 150 4-06.
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 1/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. ........03 $2. 2 3.17 ?.89 $'.41 $3.19 .?8 12.90 $2.49 $2.54 -01O
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .. ..... 50 5.05 5.19 S.6 $4.45 .94 $4.52 5. 2 $4.97 5-o
5-0 Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . .. $1.24 $1.08 $1.96 .0S $1.99 $1.9 $1.51 1.70 $1.2 i1.06 -03
5-.Diesel fuel per gallon . 5.27% 5.30, 5.87 t.l14/ .A t. 740 5.b10 5.bO 4.2f" 4.5-0
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ... 0.913 O.856 0.8974 0.86&" 0.829% O.b6l 1.3724 1.3b5i 0.8624 0.7604 -oS
5-06. Gasoline per gallon ... 10.39 .711.1.60 13?.8P .4% ;.9. 15.184 1.7b4 9.02? 9.454 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .. 16 ..4...15..663.6 9$344 .1 3.8 '.48 4.0o c.00 6 -01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .. $ 1.3? 21.10 11.7 $.8 -- 1.51 .72 l 31. 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . ..b04 5.59 o.42$ 7.000 6.9004 U.6- 6.014 5.794 5.090 4.So 6-0
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .0.881 I 0.819 0.89?P 0.60ol4 0.577. 0.?o20 1.336 1.135% 0.827% 0.725 6-04
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .. 9.01% 9.944 10.720 11.99g 10.17 134 1.0.34 1?. 41% 8.530 9.29% 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 851 827 8?8 797 957 9 85 9 53 888 8535 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 59.bl 55.16 3;.05 32.0 72.94 72.16 59.47 58.05 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 5.96 5.87 5.78 5.59 3-90 3.37 t.90 7.25 3.S8 5.80 7-03
7-. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) /. 97 97 95 9 15 179 119 9 7-
I. o 65 179 119 911 7-01
7-0. llons of asoline (asolne and gas-electric locoatives) 6/ 6.1 8.0 79 .7 6.6 7-0
7-0. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / 714 7199994 94 971 758 72 701 711 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .. 121 116 122 118 E 80 133 128 1?? 115 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. 8.24 7.8 7.50 7.75 8.25 7.83 8-02
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.8 1.5 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.8 8-0
-0 Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotive) ... 27.76 27.90 ?p.4 23.67 57.06 40.47 1.11 30.37 8-0
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 112 110 15 111 89 8P 16 124 l08 107 8-05
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-traln car-ails -road passenger serrace
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . ... 17.1 16.6 1I.8 16.3 17.2 1b.5 16.8 16.5 17.9 17.1 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .0.9 0.91 1.12 0.94 093 0.91 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.7 0.7 0.26 0.7 -0.29 .7 0.2 0. 2 9-03
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... 3.4 3.4 l.4 3.4 .8 3 9-
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel motor-car trains) 1.7 1.4 10.0 17.9 19.1 7.2 8.0 24.4 25.3 9-0
9-0.Equatedpounds of fuel all road passenger service) 14.5 14.4 13.8 1.0 16.7 16.7 15. 15.6 14.4 1 9-


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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 160 reports representing 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDSE WITH MAY 1946 AND 1945


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
194o 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 19 1945 1946 1945

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train serve: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 153507915 $173327683 $79 841 255 (91 459 531 $8 565 471 $ 9663971 $29200636 $31916 765 $35 900 553 $ 40 287 416 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 32 and 394) 42 669 327 50 515 795 15 767 21 096 673 945 977 312 41 979 615 49 517 387 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ..... 10 951 189 9 010 681 2 981 026 2 606 557 9 210 38 122 2 478 250 2 035 104 5 482 703 4 330 898 1-0
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38 3S, 395, and 396). 9 121 544 9 385 417 7 729 711 7 780 325 357 462 409 189 353 699 343 259 680 672 852 644 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 352 and 394 .. ........ 602 603 682 678 135 359 152 142 12 386 16 312 15 223 23 930. 439 635 490 294 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 322 and 394) .... 237 950 279 615 109 541 136 699 829 1 094 28 089 30 879 99 491 110 943 1-06
1-07. Total . . ... 217 090 528 243 201 869 90 812 659 102 156 350 8 945 358 10 128 688 32 749 842 35 327 249 84 582 669 95 589 582 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities cnnrsed in yard switching service (Accounts 362. J 3, and 38h),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) ... 6 049 751 7 325 688 3 551 428 4 398 214 351 346 424 424 872 592 969 189 1 274 385 1 533 861 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. ... 134 255 581 164 251 707 391 626 445 274 3998 517 3 677 480 129 865 436 160 128 953 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . 41 486 111 38 008 684 15 292 481 14 836 100 88 693 91 501 5525 395 4 997 511 20 579 542 18 083 572 2-03
-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 35 892 342 38198006 34134 003 36062702 909008 933142 849331 1202 162 2-0
2-02. Gasoline (gallons) . .... 64 964 111 923 41 003 84 186 -- 23 961 27 737 2-05
-0 Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 8 668 10 301 3 560 4 180 36 41 753 881 4 319 5 199 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. 8 630 365 9 902 119 4 115 095 4 928 185 357 427 430 703 1 112 621 1 178 140 3 045 222 3 365 091 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395. and 396).
2-05. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ... 27 235 868 34 431 099 12 583 158 16 204 180 1 575 464 2 039 744 5 468 301 6 479 744 7 608 945 9 707 431 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... .. 982 150 780 1 306 764 982 13 160 867 11 716 980 968 989 913 1 295 048 002 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons)....... . 95 966 192 77 642 324 18 621 194 13 849 452 19 620 19 209 14 749 568 12 642 736 62 575 610 51 130 927 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 360 944 202 410 902-104 233 932 024 232 627 500 72 378 635 95 669 128 54 633 543 82 605 476 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . 375 069 389 649 32 513 29 731 342 556 359 918 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 22 397 26 342 6 786 8 673 85 100 1 580 1 776 13 946 15 793 2-13
2-1I. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ... 36 344 579 45 332 973 13 252 440 16746 234 1 679 325 2 178 235 5 913 192 6 877 069 15 499 622 19 531 435 2-14
Quantities consumed in road nassener service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ... 8 873 770 9 396 180 4 331 36d 4 553 653 418 279 429 523 1 519 280 1 806 065 2 604 845 2 606 939 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 450 318 722 439 799 867 2 586 542 8 646 458 447 732 180 431 153 409 2-16
2-17. Dlesol fuel by locomotives (gallons) . 63 662 495 44 116 158 14 281 814 8 256 531 31 841 449 973 22 144 283 16 159 817 27 204 557 19 249 837 2-17
2-1. Electric current by locomotives (kilowtt-hours).. 388 913 808 378 211 328 361 576 139 353445 738 729 452 574 438 26 608 217 24 191 152 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) ... 1 118 604 1097 945 253 940 224 619 415 405 440 231 449 259 433 095 2-19
?-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 300 583 285 304 010 950 271 388 289 274 364 362 28 665 196 29 052 326 529 800 594 262 2-20
?-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .. 5 939 340 6 277 139 1 140 089 1 147 514 119 354 143 532 137 979 204 119 4 541 918 4 781 974 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent) 436 287 433 441 252 700 241 005 2 387 2 870 26 989 28750 154 211 160 816 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) 8689 9 433 2 625 2 746 23 24 641 664 5 400 5 999 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). 14 257 522 14 218 859 5 127 280 5 246 671 422 482 440 004 2 121 561 2 300 126 6 586 199 6 232 058 2-24
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 5/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) . 43 313 737 51 801 143 21 851 066 25 651 379 2 869 250 3 197 267 7 487 014 9 332 761 11 106 407 13 619 736 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (noet tons). 1 729 629i 2 101 168 731 973 848 289 11 860 13 923 29 670 27 108 956 126 1 211 848 3-02
3-0. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ........ 40 688 602 48 567 016 736739 749 885 13 317 13 516 573 599 656 513 39 364 94 7 147 102 3-0
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ........ 218 374 776 175 818 530 55 453 126 42 364 362 196 224 C92 0O' 45 944 386 36 216 150 116 781 040 96 645 925 3-0
-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hour). 1 283361 437 1 341 258 262 991 312 933 998 705 555 105 646 475 130 58 613 67531 242 66 974 985 118 870 787 144 619 109 3-0
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ...... 19090605 19 619 585 6 260682 6164 950 590 611 672 961 1652 968 1724 295 10586344 11057 379 3-0
4. Totel cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ... $ 126 398 836 $139 687 892 $66 671 670 $71 521 203 9 455709 $ 9 664 766 22 476 350 25 833 445 $27795107 $ 32668478 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .. 9 283 714 10 643 186 4 005 952 4 384 158 54 136 63 898 143 061 123 461 5 080 565 6 071 669 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . ..... 46 727 115 53136 085 1 427 141 1665 844 26 753 25 481 853 669 1118 673 44 419 552 50 326 087 4-03
4-0 Diesel fuel purchased .. ....... 11 249 117 9 327 134 3 227 814 2 808 085 12 195 39 678 2 524 134 2 040 935 5 484 974 4 438 436 4-0
4-05 Electric current purchased and produced ........ 11 265 994 11 515834 8 615503 8 627 606 758 344 826 517 903 431 893 845 98 71u 11067 86 4-
4-06. Gasoline purchased .......... 1 983 396 2 165 121 746 291 784 723 51 346 65 697 252 903 264 342 932 856 1 050 359 4-O0.
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: I/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. ...... 12.92 '.70 1.05 7 I10 02 !3.00 i?.77 2.50 .4o 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .. . .37 5.07 5.1 9 4. 4.55 5.1 15.01 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . .15 1.09 .94 ..01 1.49 1.0 $1.3 $1.07 5-
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon . . 5.154 5 30 5.82f 6.o3 6.21 1.700 5.491 5.164 4.704 4.59 5-0
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ... 0.878. o.s9 8..69 86 0.718% 0.b314 1.3384 1.3356 0.832 0.584s 5-05
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . 10.39% 11.04 11.92% 12.73 5S.69% 9.76 15.300 15.33J 8.814 9.50 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . .?3..4 3.39 3.90 3.4 4 7? 23..1 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel ..14 ..... .1411: 9 61:.9? *.43 1.7 :1.10 6-0
6- Diesel fuel per gallon . . 5.42. 5.560% ib.15t 7.0 O.57 6.80% 5.79 5. 4O 4.95 4.87 6-o0
6- Electric current per kilowatt-hour . 0.8404 0.5;0o 0.8% O.86849 0.489 0.4?2p 1.196% l.1 5 0.8.o4 0.7685 6-0
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ... 9.45% 10.07 11.15 1.Oh 10.318 11. 34 11.03% 11.72 8.96% 9.4s% 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. . 880 861 819 B 1017 1007 85 8172 899 887 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .2.43 b0.81 32.40 3'. 717 6. .762.28604 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .6.16 .06 6.07 5.83 4.06 4.o 6. 7.24 6. 6.0.00 7-0
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ 102 100 101 9 1195 110 10 7-04
7-05. Osllons of gasoline (gasoline and gae-electric locomotivea) 6/ 7.1 8.2 8.4 9.1 5.6 6. 7-05
7-Oh. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 751 751 738 734 1003 995 794 791 731 7 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ... 11.. 125 133 1?8 91 88 141 135 133 126 -01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (stema locomotives) 8.7 .3 7.6 7.71 8.7 8.24 8-02
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.61.7 1.7 1.6 1.7 1.1.b 1.5 1.7 1.S 8-0
-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... .2.63 30.02 24.55 25.47 52.00 50.23 32.35 31.14 l-04
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 121 118 126 124 93 90 13 129 117 114 8-05
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-tile road passenger serce:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... 18.0 17.7 17.9 17.8 17.9 17.5 17.2 16.7 18.8 18.5 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). 0.5 .96 1.12 0.93 0.95 0.96 9-02
9-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ... .n o.2 0.99 0. 0.38 0.30 0.29 0.28 0.27 9-0
9-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . ..5 3.5 5 3 36 3.7 9-0
9-0. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .9 1.5 .10.8 17.5 1 8.6 2.9 20 9-0
9-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .. .4 1.4 15. 15.2 17.8 17. 16.3 16.0 15.3 15.2 9-


'/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distllate consumed by gon-olectric motor-car trains. Those
quantities are Included with diesel fuel in computing Item 6-03.
Includes all quanttilee purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


/Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by 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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FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MOMTH Or JUNE 1946 AND 1945


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

JUNE 1946


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/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by as-eleotric 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.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.
SExoludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
SEPOSTOI' UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
I-TEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945
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) 29 637 950 $32 246 009 $15 362 242 16 401 676 t2 050 243 $1 757 792 $5 734 211 15 874 443 86 491 254 I8 212 098 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 9 299 408 10 035 398 4 795 3 598 -- 98 634 121 234 9 195 979 9 910 566 1-02
1-0. Diesel fuel (Account 32 and 394) ........... 2 285 051 1 91 151 626 756 590 355 7 109 988 509 444 425 473 1 141 742 913 335 1-03
1-0 Electric current (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396). .. 1762 479 1 807 551 1 493 240 1 509 360 82 419 76 911 57 132 61444 129 688 159 836 1-04
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). .....113 502 136 148 22 893 32 038 2 695 3 336 2 883 5 275 85 031 95 499 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . 37 683 50 432 15 279 25 288 147 197 4 434 5 603 17 823 19 344 1-06
1-07. Total . . 43 136 073 46 206 689 17 525 205 18 562 315 2 142 613 1 840 224 6 406 738 6 493 472 17 061 517 19 310 678 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities conamed in yard witchings :ervie (Lcunts 392. 393, nd33k),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotive (net tons) ,.. ,.... 1 107 619 1 281 051 657 417 730 433 74 803 79 448 158 368 178 347 217 031 292 623 2-01
2-02. uel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 26 949 655 31 230 215 71 104 79 960 606 246 531 041 26 272 305 30619 214 2-02
2-0 Diesel fuel gallon) . . 7914 543 7 438 809 2870805 2838 523 16 230 17 218 1104 749 990 237 3 922 759 3592831 2-0
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-bours) . ... 6 794 359 6 929 568 6 426 514 6 543 411 153 300 161 522 214 545 224 635 2-
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). .. . ... 10 567 18 646 5 718 14 465 4 849 4 181 2-05
2-0. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). ... 1 349 1 874 490 730 6 8 103 151 750 985 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1609 538 1780 072 765 160 832 453 75 915 80 630 205 542 218 176 562 921 648 813 2-07
Quantities conmed in road freight service (Accounts 394 395. and ]96).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .... .. .., 5 105 785 6 230 428 2 375 908 2 831 631 355 391 343 835 1 019 192 1 152 199 1 355 294 1902 763 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ..... 204 914 954 264 508 117 -- 1 852 284 1 266 929 203 062 670 263 241 188 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons). . 18 944 557 17 282 022 3 678 647 3 598 005 3 322 3 281 2 885 987 2 609 412 12 376 601 11 071 324 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ... .. 75 795 977 79 744 514 48 494 776 46 972 526 16487 561 16566 297 10 813 640 16 205 691 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). ..... . ... 73 860 65 911 7 489 2 544 66 371 63 367 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .... 3 496 4 696 927 1635 17 20 248 348 2 5304 2 693 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .. 6 973 727 8 483 998 2 509 233 2 963 529 378 824 367 419 1 099 951 1 226 566 2 985 719 3 926 484 2-14
Quantities consard in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) ......... 1 463 845 1 784 523 771 774 845 934 73050 81 265 247 215 324 256 371 806 533 068 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ....83 177 037 86 672 628 39 770 306 463 1 169 608 82 830 804 85 503 012 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .... .. 13 807 884 9652876 3216256 1993404 74 394 6 266 4 532 259 3500739 5984 975 4 152 467 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .... 75 578 132 76 793 211 70 810 207 71 706 262 187 096 121 852 4 580 829 4 965 097 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by notor-car train (gallons) ...... 246 056 213 581 56 826 46 351 81 053 84 213 108 177 83 017 2-19
?-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilovatt-hours) 50474 510 54 738 507 45 325 608 49 403 212 5049 609 5 221 095 99 293 114 200 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) ....... 129 530 1 270 250 207 413 250 353 27 439 29 635 25 183 41 084 869 495 949 178 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent) 78 159 80 761 4 2 846 43 735 549 593 4 879 5315 29 885 31 118 2-22
I2: Other fuels (equated net tons- coal equivalent) .. 1405 1650 380 558 3 4 97 108 925 980 2-21
Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). ....... 2 505 668 2 757 530 929 606 987 272 75 023 82 166 368 409 429 446 1 132 630 1 258 646 2-2
3 -0 QantesCoal puland por iurhes ednd t produced: .8 472 020 10 255 930 3 998 966 4 928 677 446 331 593 809 1986 729 1 888 780 2 039 994 2 844 664 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 228 205 396 646 112 612 135 675 1925 3338 2556 5 036 111 112 252 597 3-02
3- ruel oil purchased (barrels)... .. 7881 101 9 906 953 112 463 106 112 2098 2 680 126 224 116 714 7640 316 9 681 447 3-0
SDiesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .. 40 182 234 37 864 415 9 861 390 8 986 483 100 079 0 587 8 550 135 7 599 583 21670 630 21 257 762
35. Electric current purchased and produced kilowatt-hour). 243953386 255332183 187 908 741 191 129 031 22552451 23 145 361 11008605 12300050 22483589 28757741 305
30. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . 3 847 587 4 183 393 1 217 780 1 368 644 126 191 135 035 394 564 325 827 2109 052 2 353 887 3-0
4. Total cost of all fuelsad power at point of purchase and production:
4- 01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines. ............. $27 253 251 $28 896 530 f13 344 799 (14 377 390 1 731 777 $1 885 873 $6 675 568 $5 418 801 (5 501 107 (7 214 466 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 1 280 050 2 003 673 669 171 702 004 8 978 15 594 13 403 23 005 588 498 1 263 070 4-02
4-0 uel ol purchased . . 9 639 134 10 648 995 220 127 221 845 3 993 5 029 192 220 198 812 9222 794 10223 309 4
Diesel fuel purchased ......... 2108 015 1995 154 579 423 597 485 7 335 1 413 476 293 428 699 1 044 964 967 557
: Electric urrent purchased and produced ... 2153 619 2 209 054 1640 264 1 663 860 166 619 158 444 160 021 165 309 186 715 221 441 4-
4-0 gasoline purchased . . 391 295 459 466 139 735 173 869 10 413 13 343 52 706 50 277 188 441 221977
AVERAGES
5. Average cost o all fuel and power at point of purchs. and production: /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) ........3.22 82.82 4 2.92 .8 .6 .87 2.70 2.54 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .. ..61 5.5 .66 o4.67 .24 .57 5.5.oo 5-02
5-03 Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . 22.07 2.09 1.90 1.88 .52 1.o. .6 5-
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon . .. 5.25% 5.27 5.88 6.65o 7.L33 6.866 5.57, 5.64% 4.82 4..W 5-
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ... 0.883l 0.865 0.8734 0.8710 0.7. 0.6855 1.4544 1.344s 0.83O0 0.7 o 5-0o
5-06. Gasoline per gallon ... . 10.17 10.98 11.7 12.70 9.88 13.36 15.43/ 8.3 9.43 5-
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): 6-01
6-01. Coal per net ton. ... . .. 3.86 3.147 t4.04 I3.72 (4.07 ,3.4 4.02 .5 j3.4 ( 6-l0
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .................. ...o.24:: .10 1.82 1.89 .- -.7 i4 .1.10 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . 5.X9 5.58 6 .8% 6.?60 7.570 7.4 3 5.92% 5.492 5.10o 4.83 6-
6-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ... ..0.845 0.828 0.3%.8 0.8&4 0.494 0.46 1..2 026 0743 -
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . 9.35 10.05 10.38 11.980 9.820 11.26 11.45 12.84 9.o04 9.39 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 819 808 795 777 915 973 847 838 846 834 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 58.00 56.2 32.07 2.60 77.63 6.0 5.7 56.24 7-0
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 5.79 5.88 5.53 5.64 .46 3.89 6.67 7.01 5.78 5-83 7-
7-04. Kilowatt-hours electrico locomotives) 5/. .. 97 94 95 9? 165 168 131 95 7
7-05. Gallons of gasoline gasolinen ad ga-electric locoaotie) 6.4 7.1 6.7 6.0 4.9 7-0
7-0(. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/ .. 699 703 682 677 902 962 750 758 683 695 7-
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). ... ........ 11 113 117 114 75 77 15 126 115 11 9-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .9 7.7 7.10 7.7 7.92 7. -02
8-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ...... 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.5 1. 1. 1.5 1 1.
-0t. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 26. 27.29 2.45 22.73 47.86 49.5 30.30 O.
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .107 108 111 110 77 79 119 121 104 106 -05
9. Puol and pover consumed pr pesse(ger-train oar-aile road passenger servamc
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 17.2 15.9 16.4 15.6 17.0 15.9 17.5 16.2 18.8 16.3 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 0.94 0.90 1.76 0.98 0.94 0.90 9-02
9-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .7 0.7 0, 0.27 -0.32 0.8 0.27 0.26 0.26
9-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ..4 .4 4 .6 9
9-05 Equated pounds of fuel motor-car trains) ......12.1 1..0 4.2 16 7. 2 2.1 9
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel all road passenger service) 14.5 14.1 13 135 17. 16.0 1 15.4 1. 13.9
1p.o1u11nds351. ~ 1.01.







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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 160 reports representing 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR SIX MCNTHS ENDED WITH JUNE 1946 AND 1945


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM
NO.
1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945


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 38, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 32 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:
Quantitlte connuoed in yard witching service (Accounts 382. 383, and 34),
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 eonsred in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395, and 396).
2-06. 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 (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) I/ .. ...
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car tralne (equated net ton coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. Total (equated net tons ooal 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). . .
04 Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .......
-0 Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-0. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . .
4. Total cost of all fuel and pover at poait 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-o3. Fuel oil purchased. .................
1-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-06. Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Avelage cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (nine 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. .. .
5-0o. Gasoline per gallon .. ..........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (1nol. 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) .
7-0K. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/..... .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gae-olectric locomotives) 6/
7-Oh. 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) .
6-03. 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-aile road passenger seracet
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 Imotor-car trains). .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


#183 194 934
51 968 735
13 236 241
10 884 023
716 102
275 633
260 275 668

7 156 881
161 205 236
49 400 654
42 686 701
75 531
10 017
10 239 413

32 338 288
1 187 065 734
114 910749
436 740 179
448 929
25 893
43 314 941

10 335 043
533 495 759
77 470 379
464 491 946
1 364 660
351 057 795
7 068 850
514 448
10 094
16 760 685
51 839 757
1 957 894
48 569 523
258 557 010
1 527 314 823
22 938 192
$~53 751 210
10 563 764
56 366 249
13 357 104
13 419 613
2 374 691


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60 551 193
10 946 697
11 188 104
818 826
330 047
289 402 458

8 606 655
195 481922
45 522 599
44 534 237
130 569
12 175
11 684 663
40 660 709
1 571 273 099
94 924 346
490 646 618
455 560
31 038
53 816 153

11 180 565
526 472 487
53 769 034
455 004 539
1 311526
358 749 457
7 547 389
514 203
11 083
16 976 252
62 057 073
2 497 814
58 473 969
213 682 948
1 596 590 445
23 002 978
$168 584 422
12 646 859
63 785 080
14 322 287
13 724 887
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20 562
3 607 782
9 222 951
158 249
124 820
108 305 139

4 208 ?49
462 732
18 163 286
40 560 517
46 721
4 050
4 879 761

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22 299 841
282 426 800
40 002
7 713
15 758 308

5 100 568
39 770
17 498 070
432 386 352
310 766
316 713 897
1 347 482
295 547
3 005
6 054 315

25 904 032
844 645
849 202
65 314 516
1 179 221 674
7 478 462

$80 020 170
4 675 123
1 647 268
3 807 237
10 255 767
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24 694
3 201 777
9 284 821
184 180
161987
120 712 565

5 128 563
525 234
17 749 729
42 012 776
98 651
4 910
5 763 114

19 034 993

17 447 457
279 600 026
32 275
10 308
19 708 945

5 399 449
10 249 935
425 152 000
270970
323 767 574
1 397 867
284 741
3 304
6 233 806

30 580 056
983 964
855 997
51 350 845
1 189 834 586
7 533 594

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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 purchneed and produced during the period of report.


$10 615 714
16 319
439 881
15 081
976
11 087 971

426 149

104 923

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433 342

1 930 855
22 942
88 866 196

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2 936
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13 785
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128 198 926
716 802

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19 648
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2 383 579

22 490
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120
2 545 654

510 788

456 239
696 290

173 167
3 463
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3 791 076
17 261
16 196
612 680
154 103 974
807 996

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15 013 151
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26 676 542

496 458
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163 162
31 868
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54 494 521
78 539 847
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (08-E)
JULY 1946


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FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS 1 STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 168 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 1946 AND 1945


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
. DEPOT TO ..8.T0W UNITED STATES EASTERNt DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
a; iITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1946 1945 194 194 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service; Total chberes for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 ard 394) 31390379 $32 036 696 16 510 855 $16 219389 2 042 692 $1708 136 $5 b19537 $5769 300 $7 017 295 $8339871 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 9 461 718 10 013 697 6 311 3 553 71 682 100 647 9 383 725 9 909 497 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . 2 363 677 1 999204 640 449 602 498 1 748 1 800 522 259 447 029 1 199 221 947 877 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 33 384, 395, and 396).. 1 828 374 1 796 894 1 560 515 1 499 829 79 060 69 317 64 528 64 593 124 271 163 155 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 32 and 394 .........118 458 143 453 23 431 32 136 3 110 2 616 2 827 6 798 89 090 101 903 1-0
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) .. ..... 49 666 62 445 22 636 22 050 160 181 6 136 5 821 20 734 34 393 1-0
1-07. Total........ . 45 212 272 46 052 389 18 764 197 18 379 455 2126 770 1 782 050 6 486 969 6 394 188 17 t34 336 19 496 696 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed In yard switchlnB service (Accounts 382. 38and 31h).
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) . 1 183 149 1 259 220 704 128 716 839 78 378 76 851 164 104 175 527 236 539 290 003 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .... 27 305 542 31 393 267 80 604 78 960 535 036 526 829 26 689 902 30 787 478 2-02
2-0. Diesel fuel (gllons) ........... 8 278 613 7 565 327 3 011 994 2 833 205 15 740 15 239 1 213 488 995 750 4 037 391 3 721 133 2-03
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 7 249 226 6 808 419 6 691 068 6 515 704 156 820 146 720 201 338 145 995 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . .... 11 436 17 789 5 318 12 475 6 118 5 314 2-0
2-0 Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 825 1 825 732 685 6 8 187 172 900 960 2-09
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .... I 702 344 1 769 621 815 060 819 606 79 457 77 898 214 736 216 079 593 091 656 038 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395.and 39b).
2-0. Coal by steam locomotvee (net ons) ......... 5 374 387 6 079 289 2 495 998 2 732 857 342 591 321 488 1 032 271 1 108 626 1 503 527 1 916 318 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) 203 983 111 260 534 926 1 422 862 1 189 923 202 560 249 259 345 003 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons).. . 19413029 17639609 3771 017 3 644 796 2516 2702 2 b86 943 2562 706 12752553 11429405 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 70 685 977 79 065 174 46 162 345 46 723 596 14 741 490 15 526 296 9 982 142 16 815 282 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . .... 69 864 76 348 7 060 8 784 62 804 67 564 2-12
2-1 Other uels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 4 634 4 534 1 484 1 470 17 8 348 335 2 785 2 711 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. ..... 7 245 894 8 323 513 2 631 150 2 864 560 363 831 344 711 1 110 335 1 181 131 3140 578 3 933 111 2-1
quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 39.4, 395. and 3%96).
2-15* Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .......... 1 518 387 1 845 476 814 127 885 738 76 556 84 304 249 246 327 105 378 458 548 329 2-1
2-16 Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ...... 85 943 378 88 077 519 60 168 64 863 737 067 85 818 347 87 340 452 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons).. 14 957 541 10 304 578 3 464 843 2 020 395 6 923 6 063 4 t12 073 3 957 889 6 673 702 4 320 231 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) 78 432 638 76 544 967 73 566 090 70 853 841 124 357 141 109 4 742 191 5 550 017 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .. 241 465 214 440 53 130 48 899 82 243 81 273 106 092 84 268 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kllowatt-houro) 54 025 922 55 012 597 48 657 385 49 114 239 5260 537 5 797 758 108 000 100 600 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) I/ ....... 1171 895 1 312 984 207 059 237 121 33 021 22 710 25 609 50 349 906 206 1 002 804 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-ear train (equated net tons coalequlvalent) 82 477 83 620 45 704 45 675 661 454 4 982 5 702 31 130 33789 2-22
-2: Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). ... 1 692 1 760 533 544 4 4 93 141 1 062 1 071 2-2
Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). 2 617 909 2 846 052 983 534 1 027 052 77 549 85 099 37 381 438 369 1180 445 1295 532 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 9/
3 -01 O Coal purchased f.o.b mines (netnatons). .uc.d 2. 9 207 226 9 981 940 4 763 579 4 966 053 564 667 504 445 1734 232 1781 160 2 144 748 2 730 282 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tone). 319 739 390 992 113 293 117 578 1 546 3 096 11 607 4 509 193 293 26d 809 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels).. ............. a 301 361 10 183 269 104 813 112 834 3 950 2 684 89 404 96 521 8 103 194 9 971 230 3-0
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . 45 520 778 39 089 087 11 490 048 9 361 712 25 623 45 000 9 113 428 7 825 064 24 891 679 21 857 311 -04
05Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) 247 830 234 253 999126 192 846 955 189 923 983 20 b50 676 21 842 537 11 259 929 11753 954 22 872 674 30 478 652 -0
3-0 Gasoline purchased (gallons) .. .... 4177 066 4 356 975 1341 398 1 447 868 196 104 118 023 410 778 388 008 2 228 786 2 403 076 3-0
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4 -01. Cosl purchased p.o.b mines .. purch.e ad p cto30 215 632 $28 176 936 16 493 041 $14 476 512 s2 103 027 11 617 375 $5 562 919 $5 097 362 $6 056 645 $6 985 687 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .... 1 768 955 2 009 599 638 629 598 194 8 512 14 644 55344 21 948 1 066 470 1 374 819 4-02
4:. Fuel oil purchased ... ... ... 10283182 10962 768 200597 230 716 7 869 5 038 138508 166 320 9 936208 10560694 4-03
4-0 Diesel fuel purchased ................. 2 384 197 2 048 406 672 810 622 818 1 625 3 174 509 694 430 111 1 200 068 992 303 4-04
4-0 Electric cuent purchased and produced ........ 2 228 103 2 196 076 1719 478 1 652 963 15 021 152 144 163725 157 987 194 874 232 982 4-
40 Gasoline purchased .. .d c ....... 445 561 483 874 158 259 183 353 129 12019 62 226 58 82 207 779 229 640 4-0
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purcho. And production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. ....$3.28 S2.82 .3.46 22.92 $3.72 3.21 3.21 $2.86 2.82 2.56 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .... '5.53 5.14 $5.4 5..09 5.51 *73 .77 4.87 5.52 517 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) .. .... $1.24 $1.08 $1.91 $2.04 61.99 $1.68 $1.55 81.72 81.23 1.06 5-0
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon. . ... 5.245 5.24% 5.866 6.650 6.34% 7.05% 5.59 5.50% 4.820 4.54 5-04
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . 0.8990 0.865 0.8920 0.8700 0.720O 0.697 1.545 1.3ki4 0.852 0.764 5-0
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .... .......... .10.7 11.11 11.80 12.66 8.82 10.150 15.15% 15.174 9.320 9.560 5-0
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .... .3.89 $3.49 $4.11 $3.74 4.11 $3.54 $4.03 $3.58 $3.31 $3.03 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ... .1.25 $1.11 $1.88 81.89 49 $1.72 81.75 $1.10 6-02
6-0. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .... 5.51 5.60 6.22 7.05 6.94 7.50 5.8i 5.88 5.09 4.85 6-0
6-0E. electric current per kilowatt-hour. .. .h 0 0.826 0.80% 0.86; 0.5 20.4420 1.191 1.087% 0.827 0.7220 6-4
6-05. Gasoline per gallon. . ..9.145 10.19 10.68 12.44 9..2 11.52 11.04 13.50 9.1 9.47 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotlve-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... 7997996 772 76 915 945 842 836 819 810 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (team locomotives) ... 55.9 55.82 32.46 32.56 7. 67.77 55.80 55.76 7-02
7-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotive) 5.73 5.73 5.6 5.47 3.60 3.66 72569 572 7-
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locootivs) .100 92 98 92 156 122 67 7-
7-05. gallon of gasoline (gasolne and gas-electric locomotves) .6 8.4 6 7.0 6.1 7-0
7-~. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / .666 67 905 934 743 749 71 683 7-
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) .... 113 113 116 115 76 78 126 127 114 112 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 8.01 7.7 7.60 7.89 8.01 7.74 8-02
8-0:3. gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.8 6-03
-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... 27.07 27.60 22.98 22.94 49.86 51.24 31.71 32.05 8-04
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 107 108 111 110 79 81 121 123 105 105 8-05
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-slle road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... .17.3 15.8 16.5 15.6 16.9 15.1 17.7 15.8 19.2 16.1 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 0.92 0.89 1.79 163 1.07 0.92 0.89 9-02
9-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.-26 0.27 0.27 0.27 0.26 0.31 0.28 0.28 0.25 0.25 9-0
9-4. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... ..3.4 3.3 3.4 39.3 3.5 .-0
9-0. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car train) 11.7 11.7 9.0 .6 18.7 19. 7.5 4. 2. 9-
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) 1 4.5 13.9 13.8 13.5 17.0 15.2 6.1 15.2 14.5 13.8 9-06


/ 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.


SBased 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-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oare.
Exoludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.









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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 160 reports representing 168 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY 1946 AND 1945

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

1946 1945 1946 1945 16 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945


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 383 384, 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 cnsu~ed in yard switchSlt service (Accounts 352. 53., 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 tons coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities conmsued in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395, ad 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) .
Quantltlie consued in road nasserer service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesol 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).
2-2 total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .. .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: g/
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(kiowatt-hurs).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) ...... .
4. Total coot 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. . ..........
4-0. 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 purches 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 (nol, freight and
handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per netton . . .
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. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locootives) 6/
7-OA. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ /. .
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-tile road passenger serrces
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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61 431 698
15 600 944
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61 046 982
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56 870 885
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27 180 394

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/ 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.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total copt 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-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.
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FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 169 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 1946 AND 1945


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
AUGUST 1946


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICTITEM
SPO3TORfY ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to .ard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 33320 096 31 122 288 17 466 926 $15 695 154 (2171 147 $1 667 015 5 876 622 65 460 126 $7 805 401 68 299 993 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 9 781 676 9 395 764 5 209 3 527 69 241 93 349 9 707 226 9 298 888 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . 2 531 429 2 026 870 709 266 598 023 2 041 1 708 544 742 454 181 1 275 360 972 958 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396). 1899 021 1798 693 1609 032 1 512 563 85 675 69 797 69 299 65 977 135 015 150 356 1-04
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394 122 381 133 478 23 571 30 15 2 331 1 81 2 815 3 585 93 664 97 883 1-0
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ... 47 700 49 620 19 945 22 720 153 193 6 321 4 945 l1 2b1 21 762 1-0
1-07. Total . . ... 47 702 303 44 526 713 19 b33 949 17 862 146 2 261 347 1 740 564 6 569 040 6 082 163 19 037 967 18 841 840 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities conumed In yard witching service (Accounts 32. 383, and 31h),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 1 253 451 1 237 871 744 234 694 845 80 994 74 884 169 480 170 577 258 743 297 565 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 27 725 784 30 116 632 79 086 78 012 541 912 545 290 27 104 786 29 493 330 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons). . 8 585 467 7 57o 609 3185 291 2 750 889 19 159 13 488 1 174 647 028 338 4 206 370 3 783 894 2-03
2-0. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 7 383129 6 491 257 7 062 373 6 260 341 145 418 156 748 175 338 74 168 2
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . . 11 651 16 657 6 666 11 621 4 985 5 036 2-0O
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1777 1 918 607 652 6 7 163 147 1 001 1 112 2-06
2-07.'Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1788 695 1740 381 860 821 794 992 82 306 75 810 219062 211 286 626 506 658 293 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight series (Accounts 394, 395. and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 5776 326 5 830 397 2 653 696 2 608 267 383 523 313 678 1054 646 1 033 238 1 684 461 1 875 214 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 207 161 931 235 749006 1356 541 1 293 501 205 805 390 234 455 505 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 20143422 18 152 037 4 062 444 3 639 474 2628 2 367 2951456 2459619 13126 694 12050 577 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 79797 734 72 443 877 50 651 764 43 371 482 17 312 062 15 289039 11 83 908 13 783 356 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . 71 967 78 731 6 574 8 543 65 393 70 188 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 4 807 4 674 1 320 1 432 16 20 375 296 3 096 2 926 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 7 704 130 7 908 406 2 800 847 2 737 713 407 812 336 191 1 133 717 1 103 277 3 361 754 3 731 225 2-14
Quantities consued n road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 1 526 232 1 851 911 820 595 880 843 76 482 83 623 250 489 334 497 378 666 552 948 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 84 721 249 91 801 805 29 986 68 209 468 549 84 623 054 91 333 256 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . 15129 686 10309490 3 604 358 2 065 561 7 808 6 064 4729058 3999215 6788 462 4 239 650 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 77 386 255 78 665 957 72 524 290 72 696 031 127 888 83 997 4 734 077 5 885 929 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 251 587 200 598 53 797 56 460 78 239 63 080 119 551 U1 058 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) 53 b84 849 58 451 789 47 958 174 52 441 530 5 825 875 5 896 659 100 800 113 600 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / 1157 286 1 242 871 200 667 226 043 24 161 15 831 25 698 31 330 906 760 969 667 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons oal equivalent) 82 525 84 163 45 385 46 316 483 317 5 158 5 319 31 499 32 211 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 543 1 678 465 495 3 5 111 95 964 1 083 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 2 620 366 2 877 740 988 760 1 026 692 77 294 84 182 376 720 446 524 1 177 592 1 320 342 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) .. 9 300 836 9 418 058 4 672 733 4 511 757 498 758 502 329 1 705 998 1 730 086 2 423 347 2 673 886 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines(net tons). 421 371 412 905 148 260 137 252 2 177 2 962 5 297 5 108 265 637 267 583 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels).. .... .... 8371 228 9 763 236 107 608 106 834 2 578 1 531 65 b94 57 465 8 195 148 9 597 406 3-03
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) 46 448 781 38 198 987 11 502 923 9 048 897 49 261 24 506 9 285 708 7 626 598 25 610 089 21 498 986 04
SElectric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) 256 553 256 253 835 129 196 134 075 191997 324 3 953 141 81 677 348 11 595 600 12546 567 24 870 440 27 613 890 3-0
3-. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . ... 4 223 796 4 296 553 1 447 952 1 310 598 147 859 139 961 319 292 353 240 2 308 693 2 492 754 3-0
4. Total cost of all fuel ad power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ... $30006121 626579984 615773361 13 217 030 $1815265 $1 606 85 5 589957 $5006 214 $6 827 538 $6749 890 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .. 2447019 2 118 732 b92 418 704 624 14 279 150 26467 23613 1 513 855 1 375 462 4-02
4-03 Fuel oil purchased .. . ........ 10 940 619 10 498 692 220 136 224 672 5 759 881 108762 93819 10 605 962 10177320 4-0
404Diesel fuel purchased ................ 2 568 051 1 989 963 732181 595 336 3 308 1 717 557 366 432 119 1 275 196 960 791
4-0: Electric current purchased and produced .... 2303 418 2201 349 176 642 1667 402 172 123 149649 165211 162 128 202442 222 170 4-05
4-6Gasoline purchased. . 460 826 474 390 175 707 16d 153 13 201 13 374 49 601 56 231 222 317 236 632 4-
AVERAGES
5. Averae cost of all ful and power at point of purchase and production: ;/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. .23 2.82 3. 2. .64 3.20 (3.28 .89 2.82 .52 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . .56 5..6270 5-
5-0. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) .. .1.08 2.0.10 2..865 11.296 5-
5-. Elctrio current per kilowatt-hour . 0.8.. 0.867 0.8O 0.868 0.719 0.690% 1.425 1.292 0.814 0.80o5 5-05
5-06. Gasoline per gallon ......... ..10.910 11.0% 12.312.83 8.930 9.56 15.53 15.92% 9.63% 9.4 5-O
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): -/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . ... .. ...19 3.- 630.2 (1 3 6 0 1
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ... (2.10201 8 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . . 5. 5 .59 6. 7 6.90 .797 6.10 .02 5.26 .83 6-o
6-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ... 0..8 0.9 0. 0.41 0.4 1.161 .00 0.02 0.7574 6-0
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ... 9.8 9.9 11.0 2 12.25 9.65% 11. 9 10.95 11.44 9.590 9.377 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .... ..02 799 77. 776 915 940 854 835 827 807 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). 56.72 5571 31. 32. 0 74.18 70.09 56.59 55.61 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotive) 5.78 5.70 5.4 3.89 3.20 6.56 6.77 5.72 5.69 7-0
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) /. ... .. 99 99191 157 157 112 60 7-0
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (asolin d a-lectrc locootives) 6.4 6.7 7.3 7.4 5.6 55 7-05
7-Oh. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ /.. .. 691 691 67 670 905 927 75 7 60 7-06
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) . 113 114 116 117 75 76 126 128 115 112 -01
8-02. Gallon of fueloil (steam locomotives) . 8.05 7.9 7.44 736 8.06 7.96 -02
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .6 1. 1.6 1. 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.6 1.8 8
80. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. 27.78 26.57 23.63 21.8 48.63 50.96 31.65 3117-0
6-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 10 109 111 112 77 79 121 123 106 10 8-05
9. Fuel and power consumed per paeseager-train oar-mlle road passenger serIcs
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .. .17.3 15.6 16.4 15.5 17.0 15.5 17.8 15.7 19.1 15.8 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 0.94 0.88 4. 2.10 1.14 0.94 0.8 9-02
9-0 Gallon of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. 0. 0.26 0.28 0.27 0.28 0.27 0.27 0.27 0.26 0.25 9-o
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . ..4 J.4 .4 3.4 3.6 .4 9-0
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar trains) .0 11. .3 .1 18.2 17.5 7.0 7.4 25. 2.2 9-0
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .5 13.8 17 135 17.1 15.6 1.0 15.0 14.7 13.6 9-o


SIncludes 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.
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.


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.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.








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 169 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENIED WITH AUGUST 1946 AND 1945

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

19461945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1916 1945 1946 1945


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) .
1-0 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 conned in yard witchlns service (Accounts Jd2, 38,3 and 398).
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-houre) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . ......
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-07.,Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Qnantlties consumed 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 391. 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-houro) .
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).
3-0. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . ...
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. ......
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hors).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .. ........
4. Total coat 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 .
i-03. Fuel oil purchased .. . ........
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
-06. Gasoline purchased .. ....... ..
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchme 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 (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 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. Galosa of gasoline (gasoline and gas-olectric locomotties) 6/
7-0h. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ /. .
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 ser ce:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-0N. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .. ...
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$248 020 411
71 218 144
18 139 756
14 628 669
959 122
372 939
353 339 101

9 591 947
216 281 671
66 26 147
57 319 056
98 618
13 621
13 729 278

43 485 063
1 598 210 776
154 515 239
587 423 890
590 760
35 334
58 262 820
13 379 398
704 160 387
107 636 083
620 310 839
1 857 712
458 968 566
9 398 031
679 451
13 331
22 001 118

70 347 818
2 699 004
65 213 602
351 722 470
2 036 007 213
31 404 190

$214 172 668
14 783 801
77 526 900
18 371 914
17 999 964
3 285 839


$268 813 876
79 960 654
14 972 812
14 783 691
1 095 757
442 112
380 068 902

11 108 581
256 991 821
60 663 717
57 833 913
165 015
15 919
15 199 465

52 581 761
2 067 557 031
130716 810
642 155 669
605 431
40 246
70 059 171
14 878 464
706 351 811
74 383 752
610 215 463
1726 564
472 213 843
10 108 452
681 778
14 521
22 700 873

81 457 075
3 301 701
70 420 474
290 971 672
2 108 751 700
32 511 498

$223 341 347
16 775 190
85 246 542
15 360 695
18 168 389
3 587 091


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32 082
4 957 523
12 409 749
205 251
167 401
146 917 619

5 656 532
622 422
24 360 984
54 513 958
58 705
5 391
6 555 479

20 104 511
30 133 302
379 240 909
53 636
10 517
21 189 421

6 735 117
129 924
24 567 270
578 476 732
417 693
413 329 456
1 755 208
386 636
4 005
8 026 437

35 340 344
1 106 198
1 061 586
88 307 487
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1 168 793

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17 508
21 943
371 187
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1 060 765

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1 247 112
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682 186
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17 792 554
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36 296 151
656 940
44 801 217
214 469
42 008
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72 893 657
101 395 376
2 777 602

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238 275
1 293 159
4 067 487
1 392 388
417 436


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535 273
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SIncludeo all quantltlee purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, oatnton, shop, or other use.
SBased on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


1-01
1-02
1-0o

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1-07

2-01
2-07
2-01
2-02
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2-07

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2-09
2-10
2-11
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2-18
2-17
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2-22
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3-02
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V Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by eleotrlo rail motor oars.
/ Inoludee gasoline consumed per yard-switohing 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 OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
SEPTEMBER 1946


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 169 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 1946 AND 1945


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

1946 1945 1946 1945 19"- 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945
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) 31 564 047 $29 762 820 $16 451 455 14 962 559 2055018 31 660 911 5 372 977 ;5 13 106 $ 7 684 597 $ 8004 244 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 3S2 and 394). 9 677 387 8 406 628 6 799 2 844 67 753 92 442 9 602 835 8 311 342 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . ... 2 567 914 1 921 773 690 777 549 527 2 639 1 837 553 252 432 748 1 321 246 937 661 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 3, 384, 395, and 396). 1 14 129 1 713 878 1 542 412 1 446 916 77 651 68 724 63 821 60 397 130 245 137 641 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 32 and 394) ............ 11 508 122 739 24 662 26 597 1 954 2 463 2 3371 3 460 86 555 90 219 1-0
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 3914) . 51 103 48 811 19 866 22 011 195 166 6 087 a 885 24 955 20 749 1-0
1-07. Total . . .45 790 088 41 976 649 18 735 971 17 010 454 2 137 457 1 734 101 6 066 227 5 730 0381 18 850 433 17 502 056 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities connsued in yard witchlng service (Accounts 352. 383. and 38 ),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) . 1191514 1171 979 714 953 657 160 76348 70 833 152 620 156134 247 593 287 852 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 26 448 224 26 595 781 63 438 69 580 551 521 523 008 25 833 265 26 003 193 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) .. . 8 500 270 7 530 864 3 009 012 2 711 163 26 166 lb 575 129 139 964 342 4 335 953 3 839784 2-0
2-0. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 6 701 371 6 097 603 6 419 464 5 785 394 148 976 151 482 132 931 160 727 2-
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . .... 11 472 14 933 9 051 11 086 2 421 3 847 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 913 1 798 642 684 5 7 157 168 1 109 939 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1718 039 1 649 324 825 059 756 287 78 137 71 902 199 911 194 493 614 932 626 642 2-07
Qnantltlee consumd in road freglht service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 5 497 424 5 538 645 2 487 018 2 462 194 357 900 315 288 961 497 975 361 1 691 009 1 785 802 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 201 399 547 204 173 654 984 1 313 780 1 317 751 200 084 783 202 855 903 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 19 941 129 17 035 233 3 816 721 3 440 363 3 049 2 082 2 906 916 2 367 950 13 14 443 11 204 838 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 71 250 023 69 067 260 44 971755 41 781 861 14 871 300 15 110 395 11 406 968 12 175 004 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . .... 49 426 68 453 4 174 7 741 45 252 60 712 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 4 661 4 567 1 269 1 432 16 17 314 336 3 062 2 782 2-13
2-1l. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .... 7 378 141 7 369 865 2 623 796 2 585 713 378 794 337 645 1038 221 1 042 498 3 337 330 3 404 009 2-1
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 1 464 333 1761 145 797 747 641 365 74 887 84 632 236 076 316 863 355 623 518 285 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 81 234 676 87 867 953 71 870 64 384 546 342 81 098 422 87 321 611 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) ... 15 402 228 10 280 681 3 475 250 1 966 893 8 025 6 995 4 05 779 4 173 591 7 113 174 4 133 202 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) 73 391 346 74810181 68 778 962 69 630 037 99193 54 909 4 513191 5 125 235 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) ....... .262 816 219 248 52 450 55 232 74 300 79019 136 066 84 997 2-19
?-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hour) 48 595 006 50 311 900 43 359 769 45 109 596 5 136 831 5 094 504 98 406 107 800 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / ... 1 090 k04 1144 207 208 055 199677 19795 21 354 21 868 29070 040 486 894 126 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated set tons coal equivalent) 77 446 75 546 41 487 40 419 397 427 4 6bb 5 041 30 904 29 059 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) ... 1 894 1 687 471 508 3 5 122 129 1 298 1 045 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 2 530 884 2 745 031 959153 976 645 75 571 85 259 361 753 430 968 1134 407 1 252 159 2-24
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) . 9 338 349 9 304 336 4729 072 4 576 409 606 241 511 049 1 571 091 1 573745 2431 945 2 643 133 }-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 38 384 451 666 107 028 101 825 2057 2 916 4 439 3 902 269 860 343 023 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . 8 071 310 8 560 361 100 549 114 64 1 806 a 003 68 743 70 769 7 900 132 8373 525 3-0
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . ... 48470355 38 927 860 11 559 729 9 505 353 43 272 37 530 9 630 990 7 705 375 27 36 364 21 679 602 -04
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). 238 202 921 238 288 631 180 624 077 178 862 463 21337 995 21 366 010 12093771 la719539 24147 078 5 340 619 3-05
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . .... 3 989704 4477 624 1 403 709 1 461 023 108 579 199657 324 580 342 695 2152 836 2474 249 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines .. ...... $29 866 463 $26 585 148 6 15 867 359 $13 624 617 $2 241 502 1 646 684 5 050 210 $4 543 753 6 707 392 $ 6 770 094 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2 214 03U 2 314 001 618 980 505 596 11 578 13 786 22 611 19 570 1 560 b69 1 775 049 4-02
-03. Fuel oil purchased . ..... 10 662 004 9241 577 211 788 221 589 4451 3787 113 337 107 112 10 332 428 8 909089 4-03
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . 2 758 535 1 935 594 747 904 555 828 2 931 2 215 591 252 394 356 1 416 440 963 195 4-0
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced. ... 2 201532 2122 807 1671 409 1 601 649 164 127 149924 167 110 161 315 198 886 209899 4-05
4-06. Gasoline purchased. . . 458 182 488 090 179 440 182 878 9 614 18 909 52 415 53 43 216 713 232 870 u-0.
AVERAGES
5. Averae cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production; j/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) ...........3.20 12.S6 1 .36 12.98 $3.70 3.22 3.21 -.89 i2.76 S2.56 5-01
5-02. Coal ner net ton (other purchases) .. ... 577 9.12 t5.71 t. 95. 4369 R 09 5.02 $5 .78 5-02
5-0. Fuel oi1 per barrel (42 gallons). . 2 i.$1.9 2.3 .9 1. 5
5-0. DIsl I per gallon. .9 4.o7 6.47 5.15- 6.77 5.90 .12 5.20 o
5-05: Electric current per kilowatt-hour ........... 0.924 0.8910 0.9250 0.895% 0.79e 0.702 1.382$ 1.2684 0.8244 0.A 8
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .................. 31.4 10.901 12.781 12. L.850 9.474 16.150 15.59 10o.07% 9.4"1 5)-0
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .... .3.7 13.51 4. .1 1'.0o4 3.53 3 $8 3V" 3. .09 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ... ..1.32 11.11 $2.10 1.72 --7 I. 11.10 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .... .5.2! 5.11.4 6.670 6.72? 7.6% 7.'54 6.21 5.697 5.3W 4.87% 6-0
6-4. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ... .0.907 O0.856% 0.9414 0.91 0.19 0.4 1\.207 1 0.80 0.785 6-04
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ... ..10.03 10,004 1.1 12.17 9. 11. 10.69/ 11.90 9.75 9.41g 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 821 809 03 784 937 916 83 822 836 837 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (team locomotives) 57.10 56.66 31.75 2.01 77.29 6790 56.90 56.5 7-02
7-0). Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 5.92 5.86 5.59 5.54 3.98 3.91 6.55 6.75 603 5.92 7-0
7-04. lowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5 9 92 90 16 102 120 7-04
7-05. Oallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-clectric locomotives) 6/6.3 6. 9.0 7.7 3.0 4.6 7-0
7-OF. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ /.. 705 699 691 677 922 907 732 732 696 697 7-0
8. Fuel tid power consumed oer 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ... 116 116 119 118 78 77 126 130 11 115 8-01
8-02. Gallon of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .16 8.28 2.11 7.3 7.64 .129 8-02
8-0 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.7 2.0 1. 1.6 1.6 1.7 8-0
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. .27.02 26.72 22.48 22.00 53.31 51.30 31.88 31.13 8-0
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 109 1 114 113 80 79 119 125 10S 109 8-05
9. Fuel and power consumed par passenger-train car-alle road passenger serce;:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ...... 17.8 16.1 17.1 15.7 17.3 15.4 17.5 15.9 20.1 16.9 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. 0.96 0.91 8 00 1.70 1.15 0.9 0.91 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .....0.27 02 08 0.27 .31 0.33 0.28 0.28 0.2 02 9-0
9-04.Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 4. 9-0
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .. 1. 9.2 17.8 16.8 7.5 7.8 .0 24.0 9-0
-06. Equated pound of fuel (all road pansenger service) 4.8 1.1 4.1 1.5 17.3 15.4 158 15.315.0 14.1 9-
Equ-Aed.__ounds_1I.I I 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.
/ Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
SBased on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline oopsumed per yard-switohing 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 OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (08-E)


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 169 steam railways#

(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1946 AND 1945

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

1946 1945 1946 1945 19 195 1946 1945 1946 1945


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 352 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 conrsed tn 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 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) .
2-1 Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Account 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) .
?-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hourc) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) _/ .
2-22. Total fuel by aotor-car trains (equated net tone 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) .. .....
:. 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 purcheeed . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 3j
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchase) . .
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . .
5-03. uel 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 (n101. freight and
handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .. . .
6-o3. 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 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 pansenger-train car-aile road passenger sernce;
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) . .
9-0O. Eounted pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$ 279 583 890
80 894 285
20 716 269
16 442 798
1 074 044
424 101
399 135 387

10783 410
242 684 786
74 760 276
64 020 427
110 090
15 533
15 446 983

48 981 930
1 799 610 323
174 461 447
658 671 913
640 186
39 994
65 640 547

14 843 576
785 395 063
123 082 354
693 702 185
2 120 528
507 563 572
10 488 017
758 499
15 225
24 532 584

79 686 167
3 082 388
73 284 949
400 199 134
2 274 210 134
35 393 894
$244 048 496
16 997 839
88 189 491
21 130 449
20 201 496
3744 020


$298 576 696
88 367 282
16 894 585
16 497 569
1 218 496
490 923
422 045 551


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283 587 602
68 194 481
63 931 516
179 948
17 718
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673 884
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84 664 433
685 025 644
1 945 812
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11 252 659
757 323
16 208
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86 980 835
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2 347 040 331
36 989 122
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19 089 192
94 488 118
17 296 289
20 291 198
4 075 180


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5 648 300
13 952 161
229 913
187 266
165 653 461

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27 369 9o,
60 933 422
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470 143
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1 963 263
428 123
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1 162 172
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11 671 521
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1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gon-electric motor-cor trains. Those
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 copt 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-switohing hour by eleotrlo rail motor oars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oare.
Exoludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. Filed no report.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1946-0-705281


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Subject to revision


SUNJV. F FL Lie.


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08584 0469 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTIC .


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 1946 AND 1945


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
OCTOBER 146


U.


y/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotric 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.


SBased on total boost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Include kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yaId-rwitohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
SExludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not In operation. Filed no report.


.. -SOUTHERN DISTRICT
STO ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM

1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total chores for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) ". 34 854 578 (31 273 196 $18 055 917 $15 456 646 $2 244 405 i1 603 543 $5 936 271 15 528 915 8 617 985 $8 684 092 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 10 513 637 8 899 239 4 558 3 078 82 447 92 943 10 426 632 8 803 218 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ...... 2 826 919 2 013 468 746 015 555 161 2 961 1 766 646 205 459 623 1 431 73 990 918 1-0
1-0 Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .. 1 866 924 1 783 704 1 574 434 1 517 279 86 038 60 o51 65 583 66 089 140 869 140 175 1-01
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) ..... ..... 129 373 131 667 27 623 26 727 2 231 2 253 ; 294 3 593 97 225 99094 1-05
1-0 Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). .. .53 494 50 439 22 391 23 327 199 191 4 985 5 947 25 919 20 974 1-0
1-07. Total . . . 50 244 925 44 151 713 20 430 938 17 582 218 2 335 834 1 667 914 6 737 785 6 157 110 20 740 368 18 744 471 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed In yard wtitchln service (Accounts 382, 383, and 38.),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). .. 1 314 446 1 248 076 783 059 699 343 83 724 68 250 172 961 172 448 274 702 308 035 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 28 678 734 28 206 026 76 945 75 639 629 171 585 147 28 172 618 27 545 240 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . 9 139 770 8 09O 679 3 298 619 2 940 396 28 577 14 317 1 266 408 1 104 756 4 546 166 4 031 210 2-0
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 7 168 100 6 769 502 6 811 795 6 457 400 170 381 184 262 185 924 127 840 2-
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . .... 17 198 18 661 11 805 1e 942 5 393 5 719 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .. 1 643 1 867 681 735 7 8 122 167 833 957 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .... 1 885 767 1 760 321 904 451 808 358 85 679 69234 R27 682 216 101 667 955 666 628 2-07
aznttites eonasumd in road freight service (Accounts 3h9. 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ....... 6 090 383 5 693 282 2 737 735 2 465 380 394 093 272 693 1 076 657 1 054 162 1 881 898 1 901 047 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 220 613 642 214 859 649 1 638 539 1 404 556 218 975 103 213 455 093 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 21 687 174 18 137 230 4 097 267 3 669 583 3 396 2 751 3 468 054 2 604 415 14 118 457 11 860 481 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 78 659.828 67 666 549 49 682 380 44 082 030 15 904 658 11 993 526 13 072 790 11 590 993 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). . ... 60 433 72 224 1 274 7 036 59159 65 188 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 5 509 4 788 1 369 1 511 18 18 510 343 3 612 2 916 2-1
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .... 8 153 535 7 616 730 2 884 520 2 595 475 417 094 290 730 1169 566 1 127 388 3 682 355 3 603 137 2-14
Qmatites consumed In road passenger service (Aecounte 394, 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .... 1 510 356 1 919 860 828 490 910 051 78 719 92 219 244 307 333 847 358 840 583 743 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 83 824 080 96 779 620 18 614 90 185 469354 83 715 281 96 310 266 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). ......... .. 16 404 594 11 337 453 3 491 732 2 292 844 7 601 6 724 5 240 646 4 550 846 7 664 615 4 487 039 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 76 035 432 80 765 608 71 077 464 74 888 916 128 744 109 425 4 b29 224 5 767 267 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 252 096 239 914 60 082 57 168 -- 67 741 83 593 1i4 273 99 153 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 54 860 459 55 776 502 49 329 954 50 124 594 5 442041 5 544 900 88 464 107 000 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / 1 118 058 1 256 089 196 793 213 941 22 972 19695 21 280 31 421 877 013 991 072 2-21
2-22. total fuel by aotor-car trains (quated nst tons coal equivalent) 83 317 84 740 46 502 44 823 459 395 4 909 5 243 31 447 34 281 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 499 1 842 502 566 3 6 81 126 913 1 144 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). 2 625 341 3 00 150 996 667 1 061 015 79 510 92 908 373 958 457 579 1 175 206 1 393 648 2-24
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). .... 10 069 446 8 730 365 4 953 973 3 788 652 611 661 547 S75 1 666 699 1 619 615 2 637 113 2 774 523 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 406 763 470 507 112 150 126 214 2 505 2 97 5 830 6 968 286 278 334 368 .-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . .... 8 530 895 8 300 970 117 538 117 225 3 100 2 709 73 811 5d 799 8 336 446 8 128 237 -o
Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . ... 51 894 302 39 646 962 12 121 955 9 381 850 55 505 53 685 10 523 930 8 677 742 29 192 912 21 563 685
-05. Eletro current purchased and producedkilowatt-hurs). 256 763 964 249 329 693 195 946 941 193 399 240 225.89077 1821 333 11764 32 11 936477 26463618 25781 643 3-0
3-06Gasoline purchased (gallons). . .... 4 373 808 4 826 287 1 477 046 1 437 216 159 051 141 915 421 884 372 429 2 315 827 2 874 727 -o0
4. Total cost of all fl and power at point of purchase ad production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ... $32 547 960 $24 646 393 $16 625 127 $11 062 180 $2 248 752 (1 866 881 $5462973 14 649 722 8 011 108 47 067 610 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .. .. 2 317 332 2 489 729 614 117 664 619 13 897 13 997 29 985 32 578 1 659 333 1 779 535 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . .. .. 11 194 569 8 895 136 245 549 218 527 7 038 5 a61 119 363 81 980 10 822 619 8 589 368 4-..
4-04Diesel fuel purchased . ... 2 944 008 1 931 514 786 067 521 237 3 773 1 448 656 693 442 549 1 497 475 966 286 4
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced . 2 302 128 2 189 484 1754 013 1 681 696 170 780 135 01 167 88 3 1 465 209 452 213 311 4-0
4-06. Gasoline purchased. . .... 507 639 491 750 193 341 168 852 14 488 1 918 66 49 5 951 233 315 253 029 4.06.
AVERAGES
5. Avrseg cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase sad production 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). . $ .3.23 2.82 3.40 2 3.68 .4 .28 7 2.5 1
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). ... ,.5.70 5 .48 : 2. o 45.32
5-0. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). .. ...... 1.1 .962 1.5 30
5-0o. Diesel fuel per gallon . .... 5.67. .8 6.8 5. 6.8.o0 24 5.0 5.13 4.48, 5-o
5-0o. Electrio current per kilowatt-hour ... .0.87 0.87 0.895 0.8 0.76 0.741 142 1.366 0.791 0.827
5-0s. Gasoline per gallon ........ . .11.61 10.19 .09 .5 19.10 1I.7 15.29 10.07 s.s0
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . 91 3.53 .15 .79 $4.3 $3.70.11 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel 1.32 1.1010 6-02
6-o Diesel fuel per gallon. ............. 5o 5.3 6.81 7.4 745 5.1 *$ 1 6- 6
Eleotrio current per kilowatt-hour. ........... 0.81 0.04?3 0.891 0. 0.5 0. 7
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ..10. 9.7 13.16 11. 43 lo. -o05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .. . 0 846 806 628 967 948 874 86 839 856 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 58.2 58.2 31.8 772..5818 7-
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. 5.9 .97 5. 5. 4. 3 7. 588 7-
7-04. eilovatt-hours (electrl i locomotives) .. .. 98 7 1 118 7-04
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (asolno. ad gas-electri locootlive) Y7 7. 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ / .. ... 71674 711 951 934 768 772 0 70 7-6
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles Tincluding
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of ooal (steam locomotives). ... .119 124 121 128 2 91 132 137 123128-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 8.3 8.55 7.33 7.84 8.35 85 -02
-0: Gallons of diesl uel (diesel locomotives) .. 1. 1. 1....6 5 11 1 1 7 8-
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 27.54 26,98 22.87 22.63 55.55 61.00 32.94 31.93 8-o4
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 112 117 115 121 94 124 131 112 -05
9. 7uel and over consumed per passenger-train oar-sle road passenger seeacer
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .... 18.2 16.9 17.5 16.8 17.5 16.6 17.7 16.7 20.6 17.0 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 0.99 0.92 1.13 1.7 0. 0.9 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ... 0.2 0.2e 0.2- 0.2- 09 0.2 9 0.2 0.29 0 0.2 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. .. 3.4 .4 .4 3. 9-04
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar train) .......12.6 1.7 9. 17.6 79 .9 .9. 9
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) 15.2 14.6 14.5 1. 17.5 16.6 1159 5 1 9-0


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
- BUREAU OP TRANSPORT BCONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (O8-E)


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
P, Compiled from 161 reports representing 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER 1946 AND 1945

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

1941945196 195 146 145 194 1945 1946 1945 1946 1945
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Aocounts 382 and 394) (314 422 616 $329 845 137 $163653 070 $170182450 119 128976 $18 061 368 $57 939 793 $59 684654 73700 777 $81916 665 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). 91 407 923 97 266 520 43 438 37 695 1063702 1477 927 90 300 783 95750 898 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ......... 23 556 433 18 911 769 6 394 123 5 510 742 25 708 47 221 5 275 311 4 254 159 11 861 291 9 099 647 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 33 381 3, 395, and 396). .. 18 309 882 18 281 273 15 526 755 15 261 408 768 d35 754 099 674 062 661 759 1 340 760 1 604 007 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). . 1 203 417 1 350 163 257 536 299 799 24 707 28 P31 27 793 46 641 893 381 974 892 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ........ 477 595 541 362 209 657 252 095 1 683 2 022 56 052 59 080 210 203 228 165 1-06
1-07. Total.. . . 449 377 866 466 196 224 186 084 579 191 544 199 19 949 379 18 893 541 65 036 713 66 184 220 178 307 195 189 574 274 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantittie consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382. 383. and 38L),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). .. 12 096 934 13 528 516 7 154 544 7 896 577 745 593 794 690 1 690 082 1 822 222 2 506 715 3 015 027 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 271 563 520 311793 628 762 805 827 425 6 862 403 6 388 795 263 938 312 304 577 408 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . 83 900 046 76 286 889 30 668 615 28 986 193 194 565 167338 11 413 534 10 080 934 41 623 332 37 052 424 2
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 71 188 527 70701 018 67 745 217 67 031 615 1 683903 1733 876 1759407 1 95 527 2-
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . .... 127 288 198 609 79 561 146 775 47 727 51 834 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 17 176 19 584 6 714 7 666 66 79 1 485 1 686 8 911 10 153 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 17 332 198 18 609 220 8 284 987 8 942 259 756 921 806 177 2 179 796 2 234 276 6 108 494 6 626 508 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). . 55 070 235 63 813 688 25 329 124 29 302 793 3 408 962 3 606 726 10 612 147 11 803 330 15 720 002 19 100 P39 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 2 020 223 962 2 486 590 334 984 20744 873 18 189 640 1 999 478 105 2 468 400 694 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 196 148 621 165 949 580 38 047 290 31 902 798 34 531 32 392 29 902042 25 266 838 128 164 758 108747 552 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 737 348 286 778 889 478 473 909 589 455 558 995 151 695 706 170 154 681 111742 991 153 175 802 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). . ... 700 619 746 108 59084 64 379 641 535 681 729 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 45 504 49 601 13 155 16 153 169 193 3 375 3 434 28 805 29 821 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). 73 792 017 85 047 654 26 697 608 30 493 402 3 625 680 3 854 931 11 466 167 12 557 929 32 002 562 38 141 392 2-1
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395. nd 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. 16 353 870 18 559 469 8 361 354 8 917 278 797 973 855 566 2746 458 3442 633 4 448 085 5 543 992 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 869 219 144 890 099 584 220 408 3180 646 12037 378 865 818 090 878 962 006 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . 139 365037 96 001 886 31 327 817 18 596 278 136 592 482 085 46 344 091 36 342 097 61 556 537 40 581 426 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 769 737 617 765 791 252 718 333 158 713 220 825 1 396 730 1 085 730 50007 729 51484 697 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car train (gallons) ....... 2 72 624 2 185 726 530 225 488 729 798 981 851 409 1 043 41 865 588 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hour,.) 562 424 031 578 302 245 506 019 179 520 557 533 -- 55380 089 56 607 250 1 024 763 1 137 462 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) 1/ ..... 11 606 075 12 508 748 2 160 056 2 274 649 246 742 252 697 257 399 387 373 8 941 878 9 594 029 2-21
2-22. Total ful by otor-car trains (equaled net tons coal equivalent) 841 816 842 063 474 625 459 973 4 936 5 054 51 574 55 370 310 681 321 666 2-22
-2. Other fuel (equated nt tons coal equivalent). 16 724 18 050 4 978 5 417 39 48 1 145 1 263 10 562 1132 2-2
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). ..... 27 155 427 28 451 054 9 979 819 10 325 070 807 429 869 618 3 980 731 4 503 013 12 387 448 12753 353 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: g/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). ...... 89 755 613 99 491 777 45 023 389 48 422 932 5 596 908 5 856 474 16 151 763 17 926 147 22 983 553 27 286224 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 3 489 151 4 223 904 1 325 376 1 466 853 22 070 29 192 59 399 52 631 2 082 306 2 675 228 3-02
3-03. uel oil purchased (barrels). . .. 81 b15 844 95 281 805 1 279 710 1 306 954 26 989 25 123 997 495 1050 781 79 511 710 92 898 947 3-03
4. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . 452093 436 369 546 494 111 995 478 88 649 307 469 964 743 401 93048 577 75 650 512 246579417 204503274 3-0
5. Electriccurrent purchased and produced kilowatt-hour). 2 530 988 643 2 596 370024 1 944 788 267 1 944 017 596 216 929 815 237 202 202 125 253 475 128 231 572 244 017 086 286 918654 3-05
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . 39 767 701 41815 409 13 148 567 13190 299 1 328395 1 407 552 3524 066 3 506 494 21 766673 23711064 3-0
14. Total cost of all fuel sad power at point of purchase* and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines ......... ...... $.276 598 356 $ 274 569 388 $144 979 058 $138 278 937 $19 612 499 $18 288 4291 50 817 977 $50 549 298 151 188 822 $67 452 724 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 19 315171 21 578 921 7 443 330 7 559 195 111 380 136 958 290 871 244 170 11 469 590 13 658 604 4-02
4-0. Fuel oil purchased. . .... 99 393 060 103 383 253 2 525 337 2783 192 55 863 47 477 1 525 859 1766 716 95 286 001 98 785 868 4-03
4 Diesel fuel purchased ....... . 24 074 457 19 227 802 6 746 199 5 700 829 31 167 49 639 5 315 432 4 168 766 11 981 659 9 308 568 4-04
4-05 Electric current purchased and produced ... 22 503 784 22 480682 17164 469 16 895 176 1 582 019 1 571 690 1 727 381 1700068 2029 915 2 313748 4-05
4-0. Gasoline purchased. . .... 4 251 660 4 566 930 1 592 773 1 661 829 116 399 136 260 536 346 540096 2 006 182 2 228 745 4-06.
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purches and production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) ...0 .76 .22 .6 3.0 3.12 .15 66 $2.47 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ... .54 .11 15 .5 .515.1 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) ... 1.21 .09 9,2 ., .07 1.5 .68 1.20 .0 5-
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon. ................ 5.33 5.2o 6.02 64 6.63 6.68 5.71 5.51 4.86 4.55 5
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ... 0.889% 0.8660 0.8834 0.869, 0.729 0.663) 1.3794 1.3260 0.8324 0.806o 5-0
5-06. 2Gsoline per gallon.... . 10.694 10.920 12.11 12.604 8.764 9.68% 15.224 15.o40 9.22 9.40 5
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton. ................. 3.763.414 4.01 3.69 3.86 (3.44 .85 2.8 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .. . .. .1.21 1.1 1.85 1.91 .70 1.2l 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . ..5.. 8 55. 6 6. 64 6.89 17.0 6.93 4.9.6 5.875 5.10 4.860 6-o
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .... .0.855% 0.8o3f 0.8794 0.864 0.501 0.440o 1.181o 1.13o 0.815% 0.772% 6-0
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ... 09.68 10.064 11. 20 12.o6 10.01% 11.41i 10.80 12.04 9.28 9.44 6-05
7. Puel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pound of coal teamm looomotivee). . 846 818 823 814 969 977 873 856 865 859 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (stea locomotives) . 59.69 5.70 32.1 32.71 7.1 70.81 59.51 58.61 7-02
7-03. Gallons ofdiesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 5.99 59 5. 5.71 3.9 3.6 .79 7.06 5.91 5.90 7-0
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) /. .. 100 9 9 9 -180 181 14 96 7-
7-05. 0llons of gasoline. (gasoline and gs-olectrl loo.oties) 7.0 7.6 8. 8. 9 7-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / /. .. .. 724 727 709 709 955 965 771 773 70 715 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-ailes (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ... 122 121 125 124 83 84 134 132 124 120 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 8.41 8.13 28.11 7.56 7.70 8.42 8.13 8-02
8-03. gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.6 1.8 8-03
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ..27.87 28.54 23.68 23.89 51.37 51.05 32.03 31.29 S-04
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 115 114 119 119 85 18 127 127 112 111 8-05
9. Foel and power consumed per passenger-train oca-.ile roadpassenger ser ces
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . ..17.8 16.9 17.3 16.8 17.5 16.5 17.4 16.4 19.1 17.3 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 0.95 0.93 3.06 .16 0.97 0.9 0.93 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.28 0 0.28 0.28 0.27 0.37 0.29 0.28 0.2 0.26 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 3.5 3.4 3.4 3.4 3. 3.6 9-
9-0B. Equated pounds of fuel motor-oar trains) 13.0 12.7 10.4 1.. 17.6 18.1 .8 8.1 25.6 2.6 9-
9 .Equated pounds of ful all road passenger service) .15.1 14.7 14.5 1 17.5 16.5 1115.7 15.1 .5 9-0


y 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.
a Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total coot 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-switohing hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oare.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not In operation. File no report.
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AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). ......
1-04. Electric current (Accounta 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, .83, and 38h),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-04. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-0.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 39,4 395, 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 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-hour) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) ..
2-22, Total fuel by actor-car trains (equated not toni coal eqouvalent)
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: j/
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-houre).
3-06.Gasoline purchased (gallons) ...
4. Total cost of all fuel sad povwr 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 .
406.Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Averarg cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: j/
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. gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-olectric locomotives) /. .
7-0h. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / 6/ .. ..
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives add 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 oar-sale road passenger serlce
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 (electrlo locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08584 0311 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF TRANSPORT BOONOMICS AND fSAT ISICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 1946 AND 1945


WESTERN DISTRICT


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2 920 878
1 886 985
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23 344 754
73753
1 866 553
9723
3241
1 860
152 420
64 84


$5 943 551
122 252
677 136
76 054
2 795
5 532
6 827 320

166 609
789 494
1 328 008
167 942

163
215 109

1 076 543
2 261 106
3 738 277

489
1 177 774

234 173
479 607
5 344 093

69 493
5 732 526
24 163
5 125
88
368 560
1 144 389
3 221
85 908
10 817 971
12 662 974
311 257
$3 762 047
16 577
140 578
669 615
170 928
51 233


$5 752 677
112 691
456 960
70 497
5 259
5 350
6 403 414

178 235
658 094
1132 3551
181 580

135
222 647

1 112 946
1900 581
2 718 809

304
1192 34 5
332 079
554 515
4 410 640

68 577
5764 624
39 753
5 298
125
453555
1700393
2914
92 779
8455 569
12 700 74 3
356 021

$4 948 651
14 338
136 317
435 699
165 811
53 069


$8 019 391
10 580 192
1 480 196
136 924
94 859
23 612
20 335 174

265109
28 615 521
4 663 969
177 091
5 971
933
665 989

1 725 798
221 304 737
13 798 673
12 556 051
49 260
5 151
3 526 612

316 503
82 841 319
8 140 247
4 073 881
121 134
116 000
822 649
30 226
927
1 137 477
1 867 611
346 757
7 935 370
29 125 989
25 307 991
2 129 668
$5 188 573
2 036182
10 406 279
1 585 669
208 837
214 648


(8 328 659
8 549 758
1012 062
142 875
93 432
21 243
18148 009

294 898
27103 291
4061 876
111 053
6711
907
652423

1 794 707
202 150 864
11 999 017
12 177 041
68 783
2 906
3423 471
640 74 8
100 897 900
4 810 24 5
5 976 726
94 605
120 800
915 176
31 170
1 273
1 496 035
2 850 572
250 672
8142 082
22084 308
26 740 688
1 952 753

(7198 604
1325393
8611 243
982 489
215 210
183 776


ITEM
NO.


:2.53
5.29


9.414






6.05


7.2
731


1.7
379.4
121
88.0
0.94
0.27
3.1

14.9


____________________________________________ ___________ 1 __________ .1 __________ _________________ I. ________ L


/ 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.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric 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.


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
NOVEMBER 1946


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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 161 reports representing 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED VITE NOVEMBER 1946 AND 1945


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

S195 46 194545 46 194519 19 19 1945 19461945


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 .......
1-0. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) ..........
1-07. Total ....... . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantites consumed In yard switching service (Accounts 3d2, 33. and 389),
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 tone 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-hours)
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) V/ .. ....
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains equaledd 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 .. .
4-06 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): 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) 5/ .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) .
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / .
S. 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 ful ul (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Tuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile road passenger service
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$348 217 961
102 114 886
26 454 216
20 211 807
1 327 663
527 939
498 854 472

13 387 312
301 044 931
93 277 687
78 503 374
145 802
18 984
19 194 567
60 864 366
2 243 790 874
217 839188
815 266 794
751 440
50 427
81 656 662
17 757 020
952 557 627
156 356 642
843 288 083
2 625 670
619 407 072
12 677 333
925 363
18 197
29 682 834
97 205 452
3 984 843
89 971 477
504 610 316
2 788 222 503
43 533 849
8300 848 600
22 241 620
110 218 454
27 153 879
24 632 966
4 688 288


3.09

5.380
0.891g
10.770


(3.78
1.23
5.63)
9.78
847
59.79
6.02
100
7.1
725


8. 4
1.6
27.85
115
17.9
0.96
0.28
3.5
13.0
15.1


$362174 61
105 932 16
20 942 29
2012816
1 476 81
588 67
511242 72


14 813 802
339 634 42 5
84 598 336
77 606 576
213937
21371
20 410 937

69 759 28 5
2 690 64177 9
184 294 696
852 329 393
821 323
54 179
92 852 842
20 537 24 8
992 451799
108 038 381
847 663 513
2 40118 8
640 800 836
13 696 897
928 487
19971
31 569 707
109 420 633
4 620 11 8
103 649 48 8
409 984 327'
2 858 222 074
45 534 02 8
$302 860 32 9
23 655 38 8
112 380767
21194 412
24 742 65 8
4 970 513


2.77
5.:12
1.08
o5.17
0.866#
10.920


3.45
5.52e
0.832
10.02?
84d
58.89
5.97
97
7.6
729

121
8.18
1.7
28.60
115
16.9
0.93
0.27
3.4
1N.8
14.7


$181 437 129
47 957
7 131 480
17 142 852
281 984
230 658
206 272 060

7 933 293
839 111
34 017 766
74 715 031
92 104
7 418
9186 222

27 986 839
2 050
42 197 300
525 416 073
60645
14 420
29 504 023

9 137 301
237 966
34 827 142
787 666 968
592 644
557 153 694
2 362 521
522 381
5 433
10 924 050
48 862 062
1 472 541
1 411085
124 527 539
2 143 590 596
14 357 490

$157 937 654
8 315 031
2 797 596
7 567 544
18 957 633
1 752 534


13.
?.65
6.08%
0. 884
12.21%

4.0

6.39%
0.881%
11.210
824
32.13
5.83
99
8.5
710


125
58 .5
23.68
119

17.4
3.18
0.28
3.4
10.4&
14.5


$186 432 413
40 893
6 070 507
16 818 975
326 08 6
272 612
209 961486

8 628 262
906 837
32 087 09 5
73 644 540
155 392
8403
9 787179

31 977 726

35 526 618
500 082 22 3
70811
17 502
33 297180
9 830085
21 404 853
788 926 381
541009
577170 700
2 493 75 8
509 647
5935
11 401314
53 227 38 8
1 607 332
1438074
98 516 350
2143083461
14 526 391

$152 556 071
8 286 20 6
3029905
6 247 391
18 625 711
1 822 083


(3.70
1.89
6.78~
o.a674
11.99%

817
32.78
5.74
96
8.4
711

124
1.6
23.89
119

16.8

0.28
3.4
10.0
14.4


_/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-cnr 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.


$21 177 321
28 801
841 155
26 851
1 882
22 076 010

823 504

225 078

73
838 919
3 743 037

38 138
165 551679

187
3 979 526
874 500
144 532
1 539 505

268 723
5 376
42
884 767
6 196 074
23 771
29 908
510 823
237 390 381
1 444 694
(21 954 044
121 217
62 141
33 960
1 738 272
127 345


6.650
0.73 2


$3.89
7.06o
0.5030
9.990
971

3.99

958

83

1.6
51.69
86
17.6
0.24

17.5
17.6


(19 983 48 8
48 963
830 04 8
30 519
2229
20 895 24 7

875 15 8
183 652

87
887 765
3 969 783

35 862
186 894 327

212
4 240 52 5
947 711
489 12 0
1 275 709

266 80
5336
5 56
53
962453
6 429 909
31 341
26 826
774 314
260 546956
1 481 305
$20154 982
146 675
50 718
51499
1 724 110
142 744


1.89
6.65%
0.66P2
9.64


$3.45






3.87

967

84

1.6
51.7

16.5

0.37
18.1
16.5


$63 883 343
1 185 954
5 952 448
750 116
30 588
61 584
71 864 033

1 858 691
7 651897
12 741 542
1 851845
1648
2 394 905

11 688 690
23 005 979
33 640 319

3 864
12 643 941
2 980 631
3 660 253
51 688 184

868 474
61 112 615
281 562
56 699
1 233
4 349 091
17 296 152
62 620
1 083 403
103 866 548
137 916 449
3 835 323
$54 580 025
307 448
1 666 437
5 985 047
1 898 309
587 579


1.16
.91
5.76#
1.376%
15.32%


3 .87
(1.45
6.020
1.191%
10.86%

874
75.45
6.83
181

768

134
7.55
1.5

127

17.5
1.16
0.29


$65 515 329
1 590 61 8
4 711119
732 25 6
51 880
64 430
72 665632

2 000 457
7 046 88 9
11 213 289
1 915 45 6
1821
2 456 923

12 916 276
20 090 221
27 985647

3736
13 750274
3 774 712
12 591 893
40 752 737

8999b 6
62 371874
427126
60668
1388
4 956 551
19 626 540
5554 5
1143560
84 106 081
140 932 315
3 862 515
(55 497 94 9
258 50
1903033
4 604 465
1 865 87 9
593165


t2.83
4.65
$1.66
5.47
1.3244
15.36#


3.51
1. 68


5.83
1.139o
12.150

859
71.19
7.08
182

774

133
7.73
1.5
i-5
127
16.5
0.98
0.28
8.2
15.7


$81 720 168
100 880 975
13 341 487
1 477 684
988 240
233 815
198 642 369

2 771 824
292 553 923
46 293 301
1 936 498
53 698
9 845
6 774 521
17 445 800
2 220 782 845
141 963 431
124 299 042
690 795
31 956
35 529 172
4 764 588
948 659 408
69 696 784
54 081610
1164 552
1 140 763
9 764 527
340 907
11 489
13 524 926
24 851 164
2 425 911
87 447 081
275 705 406
269 325 077
23 896 342
(66 376 877
13 497 924
105 692 280
13 567 328
2 238 752
2 220 830


52.67
5.56
1.21
4.921
0.8)1
9.29

(3.27
1.22
5.15
0.81o4
9.403
866
59.61
5.98
114
5.5
710

125
8.45

32.04
112

19.3
0.96
0.27
3.6
25.7
15.2


$90 243 381
104 300655
10111709
1 746 882
1068 326
249 408
207 720 361

3 309 92 5
331 680 69 9
41114 300
2 046 580
58 545
11060
7 279 070
20 895500
2 670 551 55 8
120 746 569
165 352 843
750512
32 727
41 564 863
5 964 740
979 859 906
45 391 671
57 461 423
960193
1 58262
10 509 205
352 836
12 595
14 249 38 9
30 136 79 6
2 925 900
10104102 8
226 587 582
313 659 342
25 663 817
$74 651 327
14 963 997
107 397111
10 291057
2 526 95 8
2 412 521


2.48
5.11
4.54
0.8o6%
9.400


2.99



$ 6.1
0.773
9.
861
5s.so
5.91
96
6.1
717

121
8.19
1.8
31.67
lie

17.4
0.93
0.26


5-01
5-02


6-01
5-02
5-05

5-02

6-o0

6-02
6-01
6-
6-05
7-01



7-02
7-o}
7-04
7-o5
7-a6

8-01
8-02
9-03
8-04
8-05
9-01
9-02
9-04
9-04
9-0
9-02


Based on total cost 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 care.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not in operation. File no report.
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FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 169 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OP DECEMBER 1946 AND 1945


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, 38g, 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 consued in yard switching service (Accounts 382. 353, and 3 h).
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 consomed 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) .
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. Diesol 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) i/. .
2-22. Total fuel by aotor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-2 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. Fpel 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 purchAsp 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 (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) 5/ .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-olectric locomotives) 6/
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel tall locomotives) 5/ 6/. .
8. Fuel and power consumed ocr 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 pover consumed per passenger-train car-aile road passenger servsel
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) . .
9-0. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


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UNITED STATES


1946


)34 756 544
11 338 377
3 319 962
2 031 605
123051
56 204
51625 743

1 287 439
31 254 204
9 847 513
8 274 311
19 368
2 242
1901 730

5 817 854
230 083 883
23096 275
76 607 661
68 224
5 469
7 977 738

1 524 774
89 426 078
19534 996
80 040 375
242 474
65 825 496
1058 128
90 107
1 803
2 758 230t

6 621291
399 300
6 470 387
54 577 067
274 721 567
3 841007

(28 955 625
2 364 204
11554 090
3 345 186
2 491 bi5
450 575


3.28
*5.92
$1. 6
6.
0o.o90
11.73



6.o
0.880%
lO.7M
10.744
896
62.51
6. 3

7.9
760

135

28.66
123

19.9
1.07
0.29
14 :
16.


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


SI 1 +


1946


WESTERN DISTRICT


.4 I *l 1 'I *1* I


$35 298 779
9 286 514
2 202 205
1 935 757
119 203
52 926
48 895 384

1410 989
29 485 644
9086783
7 895 041
13 130
186 5
1975 109

6 228 957
208 552 562
19463633
69 859 053
81658
5078
8 145 915

2 291 315
119 220 350
13 319 832
87 447 643
231 285
72 886 324
1135 264
94 731
2183
3 656 699

9 726 864
452 110
8 318 52b
44 483 216
277 719 209
3 797 798

$27 804 439
2 400 156
9 018 222
2 130 813
2 391 812
399 397


$18 748 656
15 527
815 266
1 754 230
23 126
23 918
21 380 723

795 327
83 566
3 576 250
7 844 141
12 743
742
927 818

2 770 538
3 280
4178398
48 422 939
1 555
1 426
2 919 030

853 845
229 413
4 000 016
75 654 327
61 330
59 338 140
189 549
54 503
532
1046 011

4 706 479
110 477
157 d14
14 034 045
213 334 489
1 315 866

$16 127 014
637 996
335 457
929 740
1 921 055
169 947


$18 140 640
3030
605 957
1636 139
26 220
24 794
20436780

818 610
78 284
3457139
7 603435
7 226
801
942 159

2 855 932

3602 219
40 434 752
5785
1524
2 981 840

1050054

3 111059
80 623 557
49 320
66028719
221 585
57 581
597
1230 431
4 637 027
149 222
158 652
11625 103
211 952 864
1 197 075

13 866 673
780 626
280 337
647 904
1 826 U66
146 735


(2 176 472
6 515
4 474
71 039
1 789
244
2 260 533

73 635

29 693

9
75 668
347 642

3 569
16 586 333

19
372 383

87 260
122 547
26 704
147 564

18383
368
5
88 995

591458
1 655
2 596
77 633
23084 764
154 619

62 388 854
8 830
5 285
5 523
174 184
14 442


$2 066 57Z

1532
78 938
1 592
204
2148 838

85 299

15 212

8
86 344
381114

3533
17 324 566

19
405 182

108 605

5 166
238 216

15 670
313
6
109 390

671690
2 384
1 4 4
36 990
24 525 196
139 074

|2 199 036
10 987
2962
2 18C
163 997
11 921


46 289 503
151 244
818 981
80 160
2 634
6 854
7 349 376

172 181
933 742
1 390 775
185 937

401
231 48b
1116 305
2 395 792
4 377 459

744
1233 043

262 702
1016 551
6 238083

67 055
6 370 556
24322
5 460
120
410 853

1 426 768
6 491
127 838
11 392 249
13 285 093
372 350

$4 738 446
38 768
197 421
744 521
184 666
60 546


$6 292 529
128 192
502 062
77 956
2 850
5731
7009 32

190 812
788 49 2
1208 218
200 999
148
243 353
1 192 604
2174 640
3162 077

342
1 264 025

371042
665 022
4 610 525
83 387
6 724 805
24 055
6046
161
498 4 74

1 670 74
8 31b
96 001
9 53904c
13 452 ,90
314 254

$4875 486
46 59b
142 556
450 286
179 572
46 297


$7 541 913
11165 091
1681 241
126 176
95 502
25 188
20635 111

246 296
30 236 896
4 850 795
244 233
6 025
1 090
666 758
1 583 369
227 684 611
14 536 849
11 598 389
66 069
3 280
3 453 282

320 967
88057 567
9 270193
4 238 484
114 089
116 800
825 874
29 768
1 146
1 e04 377

2096 586
280 763
8 182 339
29073 140
25 017 221
1 998 166

S5 701 3 11
1678 610
11015 927
1665 404
210 618
205 040


$8 799 038
9155 292
1092 654
142 724
88 541
22 197
19 300 446

316 268
28 618 868
4406 214
90 607
5 902
908
703 253
1799107
206 377 922
12 695 604
12 099 735
75 873
3 193
3 474 666

761 614
118 555 326
5 593 082
6586070
98 578
132 800
873 54
30 789
1419
1818 404
2 747 673
292 8 6
8 061 826
23 262 077
27 708 159
2 147 395

6 863 242
1561 545
8 592 367
1030 364
222 177
194 444


i i i 4 i I I I


2.86
5.31
4.79
0.861
10.524



5.0
.8 3

.13
6.41
108
7.0
783

144


31i.

19.1
1.01
0.31


1 .7


b2.13
6.624
0.901o
12.929



6.90o
o.9i7
11.31441

33.28
M2
.07
106i
9.2
751

138
13.28
1.6
23.78
130

19.5
3.39
0.0
3.6
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0.862
12.264


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11.180

34.24
6.37
117
74
792

146

25.9

19.2

0.32
3.7
12.8
16.4


4.04
5.34
62.04
7.11n
0.755%
9.3'4%

.28

7 UO
0.4250
9.730
1.036

4.23

1,015

96
1.4
57.30
99
18.9
1.66
0.22

18:


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$2.04
5.89%
0.669,
8.571


$3.59
6.410
0.4499
10.160

1,058

3.4

1,043


98
1.7
56.02
101
18.1

0.25
19.4
18.2


3.32


1.392%
16.26s



6.784
1.2230
10.830
906

203

786

145
7.76
1.7

135
19.0
1.07
0.28

8.7
16.2


i. 92
1.48
4.72%






6's'


78.77
7.21





1.8

1146
18.4
1.21
0.31

9.2
17.5


.72
.98

5



135
5.842

0.7799
10.62t
ags
6.2





8.68

33.3

22.0
1.07
0.30
2.9

1 .5


$2.50







1:.09
4..79
0.755
9.26

948
63.21
6.27
90



151
9.55
36.34
132
19.4
1.01
0.29

I :i


I I I ---- I I I I I I


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


SBased on total oost 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 oars.
# Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not In operation. Filed no report.


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
DECEMBER 1946


Mar20'47


ITEM
NO.


1-01
1-02
1-03
1-04
1-06
1-0
1-07

2-01
2-02
2-03
2-04
2-05
2-09
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-14
2-14

2-15
2-16
2-17
2-18
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
2-23
2-24

3-01
3-02
3-03
3-04
3-05
3-06
4-01
4-02
4-03
4-o0
4-05
4-06.


I-







Page 2


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 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1946 AND 1945


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 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 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 consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383. and 35L),
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 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) .
Quanititis consumed 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-houro) .
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 ton). .....
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels).. . .
304Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .
-05Electric 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 . . .
-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): !/
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-lectric locomotives) 6/.
7-0. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5 6/. ..
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). .
S-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 saerece:
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) .


T 1 1 -


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHO NTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


1_ 1 i I F 7


1946 1| 1945 j| 1946 1945 1946


$382 990 530
113 453 283
29 772 743
22 243 173
1 449 392
584 174
550 493 301

14 674 899
332 299 135
103 114 143
86 777 685
165 170
21 226
21 107 074

66 682 825
2 473 851 310
240 882 939
891 852 72b
819 664
55 899
89 633 4 85

19 282 150
1041 983 705
175 813 283
923 326 4 56
2 871 239
685 232 5 6
13 728 043
1 015 4 32
20 002
32 439 286

106 022 257
4 384 229
98 442 4 14
559 187 983
3 062 922 143
47 374 656

$329 804 224
24 605 824
121 773 846
30 499066
27 324 006
5 138 863


.11

5.45%
0.892%
10.851

3.581
$1.24
5.o70
9.050

851
60.Co'
6.0
1(



124
8.46
1.6
27.92
116
18.0
0.97
0.28

0 : "
1 .2


$397 523 784
115 194 575
23 145 376
22 063 910
1 600 27 0
641 .9 7
560 169 520

10 225 211
369 120 071
93 674 871
85 53U 919
227 067
23 237
22 41164 6

75 993195
2 699 194 341
203 795 759
922 162 195
902 981
59 261
101 004 714

22 830 931
1 110 927133
121370 452
935 100 604
2 632 473
713 687 160
14 674 021
1 024 67 2
22 156
35 224 612

119 147 501
5 072 22 L
111 965 769
454 467 545
3 135 941 283
49 331 81(0

$330 066 622
26 05 544
121 396 163
23 325 225
27 134 460
5 369 90L


.78
.14
.08
5.130
0.865%

10. 9o





1.10
5.49%
0.831%
10.ood





116
59.22
6.01
98



123
8.27
1.7
28.81
116


0.28
1J.4

14.9


$200 196 120
63484
7 945 835
18 896 843
305 110
254 607
227 662 007

8 728 76b
922 677
37 582 959
82 559 172
104 847
8 161
10 113 667

30 757 982
5 330
46 375 513
573 817 285
62 200
15 849
32 423 643

9 991 502
467 379
38 820 665
863 321 295
653 974
616 491 834
2 552 070
576 884
5 967
13. 970 124

53 560 541
1 58) Olb
1 566 699
138 562 184
2 356 905 35L
b1 673 35u

$174 064 OL.
8 953 027
3 133 053
8 497 2841
20 879 007;
1 922 4 811


6.131
12.27%



6.Z44
11.el?


32.23
5.8

713

126
18.90o

17
23A
120


0.28
3.4
10.5
14.6


$204 570 604
43 923
6 676 021
18 455 114
352 306
297 436
230 395 404

9 446 786
985 121
35 533 267
81 247 975
162 620
9 205
10 728 754

34 633 666

39 128 83 7
540 516 975
76 596
19 030
36 279 034

10 680 131
24 515 912
669 549 936
590 32 9
643199 419
2 715 343
567 227
6534
12 631739
57 664 415
1 756 554
1 596 720
110 141 45
2 355 036 325
15 723 460

(166 424 743
9 0G6 034
3 3104 .4
6 b95 37 5
20 4 51 775
1 968 81


$2.88
95.16
12.07
6.21
0. 8681
12.520


1.87
6. 6




0.25

1.6
32.89
5.71

715

126

24.03
121

17.0
0.28
3146
19.2
14.6


$23 353 793
6 515
33 275
912 194
28 640
2 126
24 336 543

897 139
254 771

82
914 587
4 090 679

41 707
182 138 012

206
4 351 909

961 760
122 547
171 236
1 687 069

287 106
5 744
47
973 762

6 787 532
25 426
32 504
588 4 56
260 475 145
1 599 313
$24 342 89L
130 047
67 4 26
59483
1 912 4 56
141 787


3.07
6.714
0.7)46
8. 7P


L3.93
2.2T

7.114
0. 964
9.980

976
4.02

962

84

1.6
52.16
86


0.23

17.4
17.7


1945 1946 1945 19 4


S22 050 060
50 495
908 986
32 111
2 433
23 044 085

960 457

198 864

95
974 109
4 350 897

39 395
204 218 893

231
4 645 707

1056 316
494 286
1 513 925

282 476
5649
59
1 071 843

7 101 599
33 725
28 275
611304
285 072 152
1 620 379
$22 354 018
157 662
53 680
53 679
1 888 107
154 665


$1.00
6.621
0.662%
9.54N

13.46

6.894
0. 442
11.374

985
3.84

973

85
1.6
51.55

16.7

0.37
18.2
16.7


$70 172 559
1 337 216
6 770 905
830 276
31 900
68 4 36
79 211 296

2 030 872
8 585 639
14 132 317
2 037 782

2 049
2 637 251
12 804 995
25 378 324
37 965439

4 606
13 875 349

3 243 333
4 676 804
57 857 500
935 529
67 483171
296 4 66
62 129
1 353
4 766 096

18 722 920
69 111
1 Z11 241
115 ;50 797
151 201 542
4 L07 679

$59 310 470
340 210
1 86. 0So
6 729 567
2 083 175
64U 125


13.17
$1.54
5.584
1.}73
15.o#0


: 3.85
(1.45
6.11
1.194
10.69

876
75.21


773

137
1.5
128

17.6
1.14
0.29
8.0
16.1


$71 843 000
1 718 810
5 214 497
810 212
55 098
70 161
79 711778

2 191775
7 635 381
12 422 226
2 116 455

1969
2 726 505

14 114025
22 264 861
31 185 154
: 1
4 080
15 040 313

4 148 130
13 256 915
45 375 501
983 373
69 096 679
453 612
66 728
1549
5 457 735
21 296 814
63 863
1 240 161
93 645 129
154 385 305
4 176 759

$60 373 437
305 106
2 045 589
5 054 750
2 045 451
639 460


.83

565







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5.400
1.3257
15.31


13.51
$1.67
5.so<
1.138
12.19

866
71.89









16.6

0.99
786


7.77
1.5
129

16.6
0.29

8.3
15.9


WESTERN DISTRICT


1945


$99 060 120
113 431 842
11 204 363
1 689 606
1 160 755
271567
227 018 253

3 626 193
b60 299 569
45 520 514
2 174 489
64 44 7
11 966
7 982 27b
22 694 607
2 b76 929 460
133 442 373
177 426 327
026 365
35 920
45 039 660

6 746 354
1 097 670 218
50 984 753
64 036 741
1058 771
1391062
11422 580
385 066
14 014
16 063 295

32 t84 673
3 218 068
109 100 b07
249 b69 659
341 447 b01
27 611 212

ol 516 424
16 5bE 942
1 15 986 6; 2
11 321421
2 749 135
z 606 96Z


$2.48
$5.14
$1.o6
4.530
0.8050
9.371

3.00oo
$1.10
4.8
0.771
9.43

868
59.13

9
721

123
8.27

31.9i

17.6
0.94
0.27

14.8


26b 056
046 066
022 720
603 860
083 742
259 003
2834 55


3 018 120
522 790 819
51 144 096
2 180 731
60 323
10 934
7 441 549

19 029 169
2 446 467 650
156 500 280
135 897431
757 4 64
35 236
38 982 564

5 085 555
1036 716 975
78 963 882
58 320 094
1 281 736
1 257 563
10 590 401
370 675
12 635
14 729 304

26 943 264
2 706 674
95 629 970
304 770 540
294 342 290
25 894 50b

$72 07u 186
15 176 534
116 709 509
15 232 732
2 449 370
2 426 470


$2.68
R5.61
:1.22
5.00
0.8329
9.371



5.220
O.f 1ll
9.500

869
59.86
6.02
115

713

126

32.15
113
19.4
0.93
0.2

15.3


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NO.


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/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gae-eleotric motor-car trains. Those
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.


4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SInoludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad; road not In operation. File no report.

U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 194-0-705281


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