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

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

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Subjects / Keywords:
Locomotives -- Fuel consumption -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
Genre:
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Notes

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

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University of Florida
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Related Items

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

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Subject to revision
Subject to revision


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Coot 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, 34, 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:
Quantitte consumed in yard switchin service (Accounts 382, 393, and s38),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net ton). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ...
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 39. and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net ton). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallon) .
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).......
Quantitie 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) .
?-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 ooal equivalent) .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: /
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) ..
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines(net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . ...
-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . .
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines .. ....... ..
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .. ...
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . .
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-0. Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production /
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 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 locomotives) 6/ .
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. ......
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ..
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-tle road passenger ervaces
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) .


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


I IIIIIIIIIIIIIIIi IIIIIIII IIIIIIII INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08584 0014 BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS



FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 170 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 1947 AND 1946
I T I r


UNITED STATES


$37 292 049
11 487 738
3 417 560
2 098 659
116 842
56 826
54 469 674

1 396 422
31 601 804
10116 041
8032 877
20 843
2 096
2 049 763
6 406 867
227 703 200
23 294 560
86 606 348
70 081
5 866
8 571 445

1550 285
85 629 448
19 951309
76177 081
259 605
65 328 958
1013 634
86 636
1 726
2 782 734

11087 716
432 448
8 314 791
60 507 434
279 824 601
3 960 515

$36185 368
2 630 045
11618 489
3 762 439
2 581 606
464 833


0.88%
10.5

9014
6

110
8.0
785

134
9.08
29.1
125
20.7
1.13
o:o
0.31
14.0
17.1


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


*1 I I I I. _____________


1 *( 'I I_ I


$35 161 631
9077792
2173 785
1933 143
125 634
53 448
48 525 433

1402005
28 794 347
8 958159
7 912159
16 014
2004
1 978 022
6 356 572
209 041 412
19 392 928
77 666 888
82 994
5457
8 279 504

2 141181
111 202 394
13 281173
84 460 460
230 429
69 161 171
1 190 749
93 353
2 292
3 403 413

11544 767
473 117
8 452 916
46 540 601
281576 981
3 913 357

33 305 131
2 536 097
9069180
2 286 96U
2 394 361
410 509


$20143 578
42 978
853 276
1 755 314
23 644
26 001
22 844 791

858 221
86 720
3691 532
7 561078
14 26
765
1015 888

2 984 261
253 444
4 487158
52 384336
1 679
1 494
3150 708

879 798
289 580
3 970 401
71 854 676
67 710
58 678 579
182 780
52 101
609
1084 608
5 901376
158 460
169 893
14197 745
210 910 973
1233239

$20 265 629
982 088
382 482
963 625
1 960 032
161 431


$18 252 153
3048
610 742
1 617 921
30 217
23 775
20 537 856

819 087
79 848
3 372 440
7 567 822
10 245
787
961 801

2 966 881

3 821 531
45 797 968
6 318
1532
3106 997

988 968
3063 866
77 088 094
46123
62 488 807
235 088
55 817
568
1177 475
5 949 026
180 968
166 496
11 994 484
211 814 050
1270 565

(17 955 351
984 004
321 041
676 577
1807 369
154 500


$2 526 112
5 187
128 800
1 589
213
2 661 901

86 867

33 280

7
89 143

449 650
5 886
22 309 669
20
483 986
83 486
_,
31 590
116 847
-I

16 672
333
4
84 529
699 163
1 921
3 622
59 908
29 589 927
121 532

12 561155
10 721
8425
4 365
217 901
12 861


$2 052 335
1970
88 189
3010
199
2 145703

83 616

20 664

8
85 032

400 199
3793
20 249 001

19
427 824
94 475
6 399
161 168

30 388
608
5
95 441
818 993
3046
3061
38 353
27 709 610
131 495
$2 640 389
14 060
6 152
2 267
175 347
11 357


$6 649 161
196161
835 447
81 300
1 776
6 010
7 769 855

184 201
948 875
1 457 765
195 418

377
247 199

1 214 835
2 721156
4165 962

988
1 332 071
260 109
1 513 608
6 654 444

62 324
6 536 179
18 634
5 403
95
429 771
1 830 773
4 926
142 144
13 593 861
14 059 853
345 963

(6 147 915
25 149
258 265
892 901
193 681
56 096


$6 271 453
126 375
460 507
77 465
4 106
6 378
6 946 284

192 970
791 860
1132 373
210 708

164
242 171

1197 371
2 441 407
2 754 588

356
1 282190
353 676
474 632
4 447 239

86 993
6 554 764
34 163
6 167
155
474 876

1861 049
4285
102 182
9 766 947
14 334 796
302 840

$5 392 721
20 696
145162
510 706
187 313
47 068


$7 973198
11 248 599
1723 650
133 245
89 833
24 602
21 193127

267133
30 566 209
4 933 464
276 381
6 217
947
697 533
1 758121
224 728 00
14 637 554
11 912 343
68 402
3 364
3 604 680

326 892
83 826 260
9 294 874
4 205 556
129 571
114 200
795 548
28 799
1 018
1 183 826
2 656 404
267 141
7 999132
32 655 920
25 263 848
2 259 781

$7 210 669
1612 087
10 969 317
1901548
209 992
233 845


$8 585 690
8 948 369
1100 566
149 568
88 301
23 096
18 895 590

306 332
27 922 639
4432 682
133 629
5769
1045
689 018

1 792 121
206 600 005
12 813016
11619 919
76 676
3550
3 462 493

703 862
110 727762
5 763 669
7211 198
97 313
117 600
891 110
30 761
1 564
1655 621
2 915 699
284 818
8 181177
24 740 617
27 718 525
2208457

$7 316 670
1 517 337
8 596825
1097 418
224 332
197 584


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936
76.29
7.00
225

827


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1.5
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6.03
1.37
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0.831%
1o.35%




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65.88
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924
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144
9.44
1.8
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15.9


L ______________________ I ______________________ 1 _______________________ 1 .1. ___________________ 1 ___________________ .1 L ______________________ J ______________________ .1


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electrie motor-coar 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 cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
# Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1947-0-705281


Aprl'47

Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

JANUARY 1947










Subject to revision



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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

I 1111111111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 162 reports representing 170 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 1947 AND 1946


(-


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
FEBRUARY 147


L.
U.


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


4 Based on total oost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor oare.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report.


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
S. D ITMUNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel aad power charged to yard and train serTvcez Total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 34 960 498 31647765 19076187 $16 302 845 2 437 756 1895048 6 1600144 5 797979 $7 286 411 7 651 893 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). 10 273 216 7 922 107 44 016 2 780 188342 121 312 10040 85 7798 015 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . ... 3308889 2032796 815453 558390 3268 1722 818 583 474782 1671585 997902 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). 2 008 140 1831 433 1687 399 1551 505 122 887 77 406 78 489 71 403 119 365 131 119 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) ............ 112666 114768 21946 26561 1588 1741 1667 3026 87465 83 440 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . 57127 47 603 25 996 23 273 214 179 6 259 5 197 24 658 18 954 1-06
1-07. Total . . .. 50 720 536 43596472 21670997 18465 354 2 565 713 1976096 7 253 484 6473 699 19230342 16681323 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
uantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382. 383, and 38h),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .... 1 340 319 1 240 501 820 655 705 756 84002 76 989 178 978 180 076 256 684 277 680 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 26 988 026 25 355 74 83050 72 718 827 725 763 948 26 077 251 24 519 077 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . 9502211 7908 427 3494784 2918799 31162 16851 1327098 1031619 4649167 3941158 2-03
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 6375 563 7 030 720 7 965 910 6689 550 192 025 185975 217 628 155 195 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . ... .. 15 908 13232 11077 9033 4831 4199 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 2136 1765 794 755 8 8 375 144 959 858 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1 937326 1 751 541 970 194 832 020 86 134 78 146 236 577 225 450 644 421 615 925 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 39h, 395. and 39b),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 5 956 452 5824 909 2798915 2675 825 432512 373625 1128125 1133 371 1596 900 1642088 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 202 203 441 186931 586 214 474 2351381 2486362 199637586 184445224 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 22 637 389 18 083 89 4 302 256 3576833 3241 3569 4 463 641 2921 828 13 868251 11581666 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 77 339 237 74 740 574 46 752 707 46419538 2036161 17 657 376 10 224 917 10 663 660 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . .... 64026 69701 2454 6507 61572 63 194 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 6066 438 1580 152 19 19 1171 293 3296 2492 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 7 940 325 7 568 13 2 955 814 2 808 968 466 179 398 313 1 248 832 1 220 241 3 269 500 3 140 611 2-1
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .... 1397 468 1813024 802 038 872 143 78094 83 153 236 308 302 781 281028 554 947 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 72 366 715 89616 464 406 442 1508 486 391 481 70 451 787 89 224 983 2-16
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . 18506597 12021739 3653439 2709058 9841 6432 6171597 4263577 8671720 5042672 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 70 381 842 73790 079 67184 666 68 724 660 85 639 110 832 3111 537 4 954 587 2-
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 219 047 212 707 55 494 48 221 45 093 85 0 68 118 460 79 4 18 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houre) 63360 708 63181280 56 955147 57192 798 6 295 761 5870 082 109 800 118 400 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) /. .. .976 553 1097 965 17 996 219 604 15 447 12 689 17 484 26 469 769 626 839 203 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car train (equad net ton coal equivalent) 83 555 85 903 50 221 51 112 309 254 5058 5515 27 967 29 022 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 643 1651 600 582 2 4 90 130 951935 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons ooal equivalent) 2 495327 2876176 994 316 1041139 78745 83692 394 291 418776 1027975 1332569 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) .... 9625742 11672054 5027452 6421564 678693 813 320 1627276 1849708 2292321 2587462 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 381 874 398 984 144 69 149 640 2 396 2 412 5 147 5 011 229 641 241 921 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . 7 837 64 7 962 477 187 426 176716 2 427 140 127 088 89 021 7 520 707 7695 320 3-0
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. ....54 264 057 39141 492 13 931266 10 161 237 66 674 40602 11 334 913 8196396 28931204 20 723 257 3--0
3-0. Electric current purchased and producedkilowatt-hours). 263 861 640 60660 008 198 308496 197 413613 7446046 24 782736 16250 977 14401 415 21 856 121 24 062 244 3-0
3-0. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . ... 3 515650 3634 341 1138991 1248232 117144 86675 319575 334161 1939940 1965273 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel aad power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . .. 31548 578 34 320 984 17 286 521 19 782 848 2 516 98 623 018 5 456 658 $5434413 6 288414 6480705 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2 309 030 2 126 71 865 061 810 847 14006 10 19 27 081 23 183 1402 882 1281870 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased ... . ... 11307704 8726754 435246 340212 5564 3081 241319 130737 10625575 8252724 4
-04. Diesel fuel purchased ....... . 3417 712 2016 43 947 831 598 572 4 667 2540 754 604 453 501 1710 610 961 825 4
4-05. Electric current purchased andproduced . 2509513 20587 1910 44 1746608 205 604 16143 198 217 189275 195248 208569 4-05
4-06. Gasoline purchased . .... 419 201 380 224 152 65 150 430 11505 7 886 53 708 51677 201331 170 231 4-0.
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and powrr at point of purchase and production j
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . 3.28 .9444 .0 .71 2335 2.74 2.50 5
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . 6.05.33 98 42 55 .26 6.11 5.30 5-02
5-. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . 1.2 1.93 2. 0 1 1.41 107 5-
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .. 6.300 5.156 6.80o 5.88 7.00 5 5.91 4.64 5-
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .... .0.951 0. 0.963 0.885 M0.749 0.651 1.220 1.3? 0.893 0.867 5-o0
5-06. Gasoline per gallon. . .92 1... 900.46 13.40 12.0 9.82 9. o 16.81 15.46 10.38 8.66 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . 4 4 355
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ... .. 1.43 2:1o .2. o i. 6.142 1i.lo 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . 6.. 5.* 7.0 6.Q3 739 6.41 6. 5. 6.12 4.)83 6-03
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .. .0.9 0.87 0.94 0.8 0.6010 0.46 l.10 0.84 0.825 6-0
6-05. Gasoline per gallon ... 0. 9. 11.70 10.28 1. 9.3 l. 10.4 9.205 -05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switohing looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam looomotves). .. ...927 910 902 88 1,086 1,058 95 927 948 921 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 66.27 64.61 33.5 3 75.1 76.27 66.01 64.48 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ... 6. 60 4.5 4.06 .30 7.00 6.57 6.13 7-03
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ 6 11 222 211 10 109 7-04
7-05. Oallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electrie locootives) 7.2 9.9 8.- 59 5.1 7-05
7-0 Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 789 795 786 1066 1,044 829 824 3 756 7-
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles includingg
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... 140 136 144 139 96 90 150 i1 1443 140 8-01
8-02. Gallon of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 8.0 9.06 126.5 .65 7.2 8. 9.08 8-02
8-03: Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .1.7 .1.7 1.8 1.7 1.4 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.71.-0
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 30.66 29.41 25.94 25.02 51.55 48.45 31.50 33.1 S-
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 128 126 137 132 99 92139 137 122 123 -05
9. Fuel and power onsumed per passenger-train cap-stle road passenger seamce
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ... 21.5 18.8 20.9 18.7 20.3 18.4 21.0 17.7 24.9 19.6 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 1.10 0.97 1.05 1.2 1.10 0.96 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel loomotivs) 0.31 0.30 00.310.28 9-0
9-4. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .. .8 6 4,2 3.5 9-
9-0 Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar trains) 15.2 12. 1.74.9 1.6 9..0 27.727.6 9-0
9-0. Equatedpounds of fuel all road passenger r ) .0 17.5 1.1 2. 1. 17. .9 17.5.6 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 162 reports representing 170 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TWO MONTHS ENDED WITH FEBRUARY 1947 AND 1946


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946
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) 72 252 547 166 809 396 $39 219 765 $34 554 998 (4 963 866 (3 947 383 (12 809 305 1.2 069 432 (15 259 609 (16 237 583 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 21760955 16 999 899 86 994 5 82 384 503 247687 21 2894 5 16 746 384 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ....... 6 726449 4206581 1668729 1169132 8455 3692 1654030 935289 3 395235 2098468 1-0O
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38 384, 395, and 396) 4 106799 3764576 3 442 713 3 169426 251687 165 595 159789 148 868 252 610 280687 -0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) .. ......229 882 240 402 45590 56778 3177 4751 3 817 7 132 177 298 17174 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ... 113 906 101051 51950 47048 427 378 12 269 11575 49260 42050 1-0
1-07. Total . ... ........ 105 190 53 92121905 44 515741 39003210 5227614 4121799 15023713 13419983 40423470 35576913 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard witching service (Accounts 392. 393. and j8B),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone).......... 2 736 741 2642 506 1 678 876 1524 843 170 869 160605 363179 373046 523 817 584 012 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) 58 589 630 54150090 169 770 152566 ,- 1776600 1555 808 56 643460 52441716 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) ................. 19 616252 16 66 bb6 7186316 6291239 64442 37515 2784863 2163992 9582631 8373840 2-0g
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .16 396079 14942 879 15 516 627 14 257372 -- 387443 396683 494009 288 824 2
2-0. Gasoline (gallons). . . 36751 29246 25 703 19278 1104 9968 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 4231 3769 1559 1542 15 16 752 508 1905 1903 20
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. .3 987 576 3 729 558 1 986 570 1793 816 175 277 163 17 483 775 467 621 1 341 954 104 94 2-07
Qasntities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 594. 95. and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) .......... 12 363 319 12181480 5 783176 5642 705 882162 773824 2 342 960 2330742 3355021 3434209 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ......... 429 906 641 395 972 998 467 91i 5 072 537 4 927 769 424 366 186 391045 229 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel gallons ) .........45 931 94 37472 374 8789414 7398364 7127 7362 6629 603 5 676 416 28505 805 24 90232 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 163 945585 152 407 462 99 137 043 92217 506 42671 282 37 906 377 22 137 260 22 283 579 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . 134 107 152 695 4133 12 825 129 974 139 870 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1931 9 843 3073 l3114 39 38 2159 649 6660 66042 2-1Z
2-1. Total (equated net tons coal equlvalent)....... 16 521706 15 847545 6 106 522 5 915 966 950 165 826137 2 580 903 2 502431 6 884116 6 603011 2-1
quantities consumed In road pasesger service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396), 656657 607920 1258809
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .... 2 947753 3 54 20 1681 86 1861111 161 580 177 628 496 7 65665707 920 1258 809 2-1
2-16 .Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .......... 157 99616 200 818 858 696 022 3022 094 866113 154 278 047 199 952 745 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .. ..... 38 457906 25 307 362 7 623 840 5772924 41431 12 831 12 826 041 8 710816 17966 594 10 610 791 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives kllowatt-hours) 146 558 92 158 250539 139 039344 145 812 754 202486 272000 7 317 093 12165785 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) ..478 652 443136 123204 943*4 107 417 172 061 248031 176 731 2-19
?-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) 128 689 666 132 342 451 115 63 726 119 681605- 12 831940 12424846 224 000 236000 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains gallonse) .1 93 582 2288 714 356 776 454692 32 119 43077 39513 60632 1 565 174 1 730 31 2-21
2-22. Total fue by aotor-c" trains (equaled net ton- coal equivalent) 170 337 179 266 102 323 106 928 642 862 10 476 11 682 56 894 59 794 2-22
2-23, Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) ... 3366 3942 1206 1149 6 9 185 285 1969 2499 2-23
2- Total (equated net tons co aleuivalent). 5278057 6279 69 2 078 903 2218612 163 274 179133 824 079 893652 2211 801 2988294 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: j/
3 -0. 1 Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) purcha .rodu : 20713 689 23216821 10928 828 12 370590 1 377 856 1632313 3 458049 5710757 4 948 956 5 503 161 3-01
.1...... 8157 672 lO 1 0459 330608 4317 5458 107 9296 649^ 8 | 6 73 9 _-0
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines(nettons): 815769 872 101 304 57 330o608 4317 5458 10073 9296 496782 526739 3-02
-0. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .............. ...... 16152 984 16 415 392 357864 343 212 6 049 4481 269 232 191 203 15 519 839 15 876 496 -0
330 Diesel iuel purchase d gallons ) .114 771491 85 682 093 28 129 011 22 175 721 126 582 78 955 24 928 774 17 963 343 61 587 124 45 464 074
Electric current purhasd and proud loa ) 54 2 5423698 4409 227 66 57 035973 5249346 30 310830 28736211 47 119969 51780769
Gasoline purchased (gallons)................... 77476165 7547697 2 372 250 2518797 238 676 218170 665 56 637 001 4 199 721 4173729 3-0
4. Total cost of all fuel and power st point of purchase and production:
4 -0. Coal purchased f.o.bt mines .....n .: $67 717 925 $67 622 101 37 552150 37 738199 5 062120 5 259393 11604573 610827134 $13499082 13797375 -0
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points otherthi mines..... 4 949496 4 662 816 1 857 572 1794 851 24727 24 879 52 230 43879 3 014 969 2799207 4-02
-0: Fo l purchased. point oth than in. 22 927 649 17 795 934 819184 661253 13 989 9233 499 84 275 899 21 594 892 16 849 549 -
4-0 Diesel uel purchased .. ................ 7180151 430340 1911456 1275149 9032 4807 1647505 964207 3612 1b 2059243 -
DElectrl current purchased andproducd ........5091119 4700 237 3870 476 3553 977 7 423 505 336 770 391 898 376588 405 240 432 902
4-0 Gasoline purchased p.. odce.......... 8835996 790 732 314053 304930 24365 19243 110404 98745 435 176 367 814
AVERAGES- -
5. veriags cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: ,/
5-01. coal per net ton (mine purchases) ...... ..27 2.91 3.44 .05 .67 .22 .92 .73 2.51 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). ... ..07 5.35 6.10 .9435.73 56 52 .531 5-02
5-03 Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . ..42 1.08 2.29 1.93 :2.31 6.06 1 3.o6 5-0
5-04. Dieel fuel per gallon . 6.26 5.020 6.o80 5. 7.14 6.09 6.61 5.370 5.87 4.53 5-0
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .... 0.936 0.867 0.9460 0.8 0.74# 0.642 1.293) 1.310% 0.860 0.836 5-0
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .. ...... . .11.82 10.24 12.11 10.21 08.82 16.59 15.50 10.36 8.81 50
6. Unit coats of yard.and train fuel and power (Inol. freight and
handling expenses): V/
6-01. Coal per net ton. .00 14.29 36-01
o.pernot.on. . . 4. .2 .83 $4.09 $3.55 3. 0 -0
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .4 1. 24 .664 602
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . 6.44 5.250 7. 3 5.98 7.47 6.4"0 6.79 5.5 6.03% 4.so 6-03
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ... 0.901 0.822 0.93 0. 0.587 0.434# 1.20o 1.6 0.837 0.803 6-04
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ....... 10.62% 9.73% 11.79% 11.6 9.89 1. 9.6 11.76 10.39 9.13% 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 915 912 892 890 1,072 1,065 933 931 934 922 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam looomotives) 66.00 64.73 361 31.22 74.91 76.28 65.94 64.62 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 6.48 6.6.22 4.51 4.25 725 700 6.50 6.17 7-0
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotive) 5/ 117 6 115 1 215 218 136 103 7-0
7-05. Gallons of gasolite (gasoline and gas-slectric locomotives) 8.1 7.6 9.5 9.0 6. 5.9 7-0
7-0a Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5 6/. 794 790 785 788 1,052 1,052 815 826 776 759 7-0
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles includingg
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... .137 137 141 140 92 91 146 147 142 142 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 8.9 9.24 113.4 8.2 7.75 895 9.27 8-02
8-03 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). 1.7 1.7 .77 1.4 1.7 1. 1.5 1.7 1.7 8-0
8-0 Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 0.0 30.10 25.13 25.34 5076 49.4 32.8633
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 126 128 134 134 95 93 13 139 12 12 8-05
9. %uel and power consumed per passenger-train car-isle roadpassenger service
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ... 21.1 18.8 205 18.8 19.5 18.4 20.2 17.9 24.7 19.5 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 1.12 0.98 6.61 1.0 1.25 1.11 0.98 9-02
9-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. 0.31 0.30 0.32 0.1 0.64 0.33 0.29 0.30 0.31 0.2 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... 3.7 36 7 3.6 4.1 3.6 9-
9-0. Equated pound of fuel (motor-car trains) 1448 1. 1. 14.6 18.8 .1 .1 26.6 26.8 9-0
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .17.3 16.1 17.1 1.219.5 18.4 1.8 16.9 17.6 15.8 9-0


1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-03.
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 cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
/ Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by electric rail motor oars.
SInoludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
# Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. File no report.
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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08584 0170 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Junl1'47


Statement No. M.230 (O8-E)
MARCH 1947


UNiv. OF FL LIE, FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
SCCompiled from 162 reports representing 170 steam railways#
iI (CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
I ', -- FOR THE MONTH Of MARCH 1947 AND 1946


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 6-0).
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.


SBased on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor oare.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor care.
# Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report.


-_. SOUTHERN DISTRICT
U.S. DEPOITO Y UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
-----EM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service; Total char ae for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) $ 37 665 206 $33466054 $20 66-1574 $17431 269 $2 620 480 $2053 634 $6692175 96 368 352 67 690 977 7 612 799 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 11 553 888 8519 821 59 668 3 351 214 842 151 956 11 279 378 5364 514 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ..... 3 822 913 2 301 077 913 017 623 929 3 505 1 880 916 803 527 569 1 989 588 1147 695 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38 384, 395, and 396). .. 2 090 761 1 847 604 1 763 560 1 558 554 129 876 79 252 76 712 69 584 120 613 140 214 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 3 2 and 394) . ... 116 587 120 906 24621 25 840 1 868 2 481 2160 3138 87938 69 447 1-0i
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . 58 819 50 289 27 461 23 429 249 173 6 634 6 280 24 475 20 407 1-06
1-07. Total ........ . .....55308174 46305 751 23449901 19666372 ? 755 978 2137 420 7 909 326 7126 879 21 192 969 17375 080 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed In yard witchinS servlee (Accounts 382. 383, and 381).
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 1440434 1330785 887 519 780343 93599 84239 195 239 189 528 264 077 276675 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 28 414 071 27175 234 95131 83 082 881 382 879 413 27 437 558 26 212 739 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 10 420 959 8 756 513 3 795 763 3 207 113 33 365 19 193 1 449 454 1175 025 5 142 377 4 355 182 2-0
2-0. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 7 968 902 7 317 714 7498805 6 971 735 192 558 177 837 277 539 168142 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . ... 20 192 11078 14 671 5 039 521 6 039 2-
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 2130 1751 849 785 7 7 402 185 872 774 2-
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ... 2 110 109 1906 129 1072 401 937 527 95 880 85 554 258 945 240 814 682 883 642 234 2-07
Qnantities consumed In road freight service (Accounts 394. 395. and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 6 437 643 6158 130 3065248 2 861 807 460 643 403 212 1218 690 1 232 167 1693062 1 660 924 2-06
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 223 200 187 203 036 003 292 385 2 468111 3 054 439 220 439 691 199 981 564 ?09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 26154334 003 02 140 4 865542 3918 649 3941 4 103 5 232 245 3111 505 16052 606 13267 863 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 90 053 672 79 720 779 56 410 581 48 699 830 22432 475 18 681 648 11 210 616 12 33 3C1 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . .... 50 70 75 64 8 1840 5 624 48 863 70 224 2-12
2-1. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent 5981 4567 1551 1483 21 17 1397 345 3012 272 2-1
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ... 8 665415 8066256 3246831 3007555 495790 427985 1 360225 132d 13 3 562 569 3302 533 2-
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395. snd 39t),
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) 1 455188 1858 073 840 747 902 411 83 901 87 350 248 478 327 176 282 062 541 136 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 76 610 772 88 233 110 61 098 1 679 641 638 413 74 313 033 87 594 697 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) ... 20 310700 12916623 3870029 2 93122 9304 5 811 6 410 200 4680266 10021167 529) 317 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .. 71 344 970 80 807 692 68760 719 75 571 754 80 330 102 060 2 503 923 5133 878 2-1!
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 267 540 206 327 61411 49 56 63 045 82 232 143 084 74 527 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 63 792 210 61364 315 57 381 209 55 490 746 6 29 201 5 771 969 112 800 101 600 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains gallonn) 1016 061 1210 403 192 664 228 725 18 368 25 61 22 614 28 86 782 415 927 129 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated set ton coal equivalent) 86 571 86 526 51 061 49 84 9 368 51 5 432 5 44 9 29 710 3U 715 2-22
2-2. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 538 1 722 589 556 4 5 1005 31 02 2-2?
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .. .. 2 632936 2 940 566 1041757 1080 415 84 577 88 116 414639 454 446 1091963 1317 589 2-21
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: _/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons)r e ......... 10 877 324 11865 399 5 777716 5814 744 682 238 827642 1990772 2167348 2426 598 3055665 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 372 594 380 918 171 077 205 019 2 370 2 326 5 231 5 934 193 916 167 63 3-02
33 Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .............. 070 87 8230 356 197 356 145 264 394 2613 151 066 123 720 7720 062 7 961759 3-0
30. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ............ 63 209 810 45175776 15756885 11387 024 54657 4 628 13993110 969 354 33405158 24057 770 -
-0. Electric current purchased and produced(kilowatt-hours) 274 536 052 269 457 394 209 755103 205072 124 30 194 955 25653767 1434 00 1330 702 22 151992 25410 801 3-0
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons).. .. .3 995247 4001 382 1207699 1235164 133 68 145 610 375219 374 064 2278640 2246544 3-0
4. Total cost of all fuel sad pover at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines ... ..... $35 559 157 $34 198 975 $19 741 907 $17 458 257 2 549 328 2 645 027 $6 578 967 $6 377 554 $6 686 955 7 718 137 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .. 2 254 256 2 00 761 1027 769 1111105 13 804 10 606 27 383 29 535 1 185 300 879 515 --02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . ...... 11 983 971 9157 935 457 273 277 998 5 377 5 350 296 164 190 590 11225157 8 663 997 4-0
"-04. Diesel fuel purchased . ....... .4 lO 189 2 348 337 1 085 113 668 247 3 855 2 171 942 801 534 352 2 073 420 1143 567 4-0Z
4-0:5 Electric current purchased and produced . .605 306 2 28 925 1 978419 1739 23 231052 162 667 202 183 170 136 193 652 208o 3 4-05
4-06. Gasoline purchased. . .. .470 1EO 400 740 155 696 145 445 13101 13 044 61098 56 003 240 585 194 248 h-0.
AVERAGES
5. Av*ea< cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 2/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchase) .s)7 .88 3.42 3.00 3.74 3.20 3.30 2.9 .76 2.53 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . 5.3 16.01 .. 2 5.S 4.56 5.23 .8 6.11 25 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .. 1.8 .11 2.32 1.91 12.5 2.0 1.96 1.48 1.4509 5-0
5-0.Diesel fuel per gallon . . 6.49# 5.2# 6.89 5.87# 7.05 6.2 6.7 5.51 6.21 4.75 5-04
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .... .0.9 0.492094 .848 0.767 0.6) # 1.6s6 1.37T 0.874 0.822 5 5-0
5-06. Gasoline per gallon..... . 11.78. 10.21. 12.89 11i.78 9.808 8.964 16.28 14.975 10.56 8.65 5-
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (Incl. freight and
handling expenses): _/
6-01. oal per net ton. . . 4 8 ..84 4.11 3.57 4.03 3.64 3.4 3.07 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per.barrel . . .484 .6 1.79 14 14 112 6-02
SC p n ................. 16.6% 11.o.2 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . 6.69 5..6 7.25. 6.617 7.5? 6.460 6.9 5.83% 6.341 4.99 6-0
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . 0.89 0.80 0.928 0.835 0.577 0.422 1.182 1.170 0.855 0.790 6-0
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ... 10.73 9.32 11.77 10.79 10.1 9.66 9.555 10.87% 10.51% 8.919 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ... 914 863 887 835 1,087 1,034 964 876 92095 7-
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 64.83 63.09 33.47 32.1 75.05 75.09 64.76 62.94 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .6.42 6.19 6.15 5.99 4.424.20 7.22 7. 6.45 61 7-0
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotive) / 109 99 107 98 203 15 1 7-
7-05. oilaon of gasoline (gasoline and gs-electric loco1.ot. e) b* s. 7.1 8.9 6.4 6.5 7-o0
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/ .... 798 762 796 756 1,067 1,022 837 786 760 737 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). . 131 12 135 126 89 84 146 16 131 129 s-pl
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .651. 37754 8 8-02
8-0 : Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.7 1. 1.6 1.5 1.6 1.6 -0
8-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. .. .29.89 27.5 25.45 23. 50.6 4.5 31.72 31.27 6-0
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 121 11 128 12 92 134 129 115 115 8-05
9. ?uel and power consumed per passenger-train oar-Uile road paseager servocs:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ....... .. 20.8 17.7 O0.2 17.4 19.6 17.6 20.) 16.8 23.9 1. 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) *1.08 0.94 3.89 1.0 1.04 1.08 0.94 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. ... 0.29 0.28 0.1 0 0.27 0.26 0.27 0.30 0.29 0.2 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... 1 3 .46 4.2 3 9-
9-0. Equated pounds of fuel motor-car trains) .. 14.1 11.7 4. 16. .7 7.9 26.1 25.4 9-
9-0 Equated pound of fuel all road passenger service) 16.8 15.2 16.8 1.9 19.517 16.2 16.0 16.8 15.1 9-0









INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATITI9C


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


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


Compiled from 162 reports representing 170 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH 1947 AND 1946

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

1947 1946 197 1947 1946 1977 1946 197 47 1946


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 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 switchin service (Accounts 382. 383, 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 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 tone). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons)........ . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) ..
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net ton). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .
2-22. Total fuel by mator-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) .
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels)..............
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .. ...
3-05Electric 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 .... ... ..
4-0. Diesel fuel purchased .................
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced ........
4-06. Gasoline purchased. .. ........ ....
AVERAGES
5. Averae 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-o6. 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-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. oallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-olectric locomotive) /*
7-0h. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
g-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-traln car-mile road passenger samces
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)


$109 917 752
33 336 71S
10 527 336
6 197 56C
346 46C
172 725
160 498 552

4 177 175
87 003 901
30 036 961
24 366 981
56 943
6 41C
6 143 037
18 800 962
653 106 828
72 086 283
253 999 257
184 81C
17 912
25 189 32C

4 402 941
234 971 528
58 404 012
217 903 893
746 192
192 481 87
3 009 642
256 908
4 905
7 902 26E

31 592 272
1 108 363
24 223 861
170 558 117
018 222 292
11 477 352

$103 281 611
7 203 754
34 911 62C
11 324 468
7 696 425
1 354 512


1. 44
6.34
0.9410
11.80

o4.01


10.660
914
65.61
6.46
114
8.1
801


131
1.7
29.98
124:
21.0
1.11
0.50

17.1


$100 275 451
25 520 437
6 507 65
5 612 180
361 308
151 34C
138 428 37 5

3 973 291
81329 224
25 623 099
22 260 593
40 324
5577
5 665 122
18 339 611
599 035 101
57 774514
232 128 241
228543
14 411
23 915 462

5 812 27
289 051 968
3d 223 98 5
239 058 231
649 463
193 706 766
3 499 117
265 792
5665
9220258

35 082 220
1253018
24 65374 9
*130 857 869
811694 383
11 549 072

$101 821075
6 693 574
26 953 87C
6 651744
6 989 16C
1199 472


12.90
5.o8
5.08
0.8610
10.390



5.320

895
64.1?
6.29
105
7.5
785

1

1.7
29,18
124
18.5
0.97
0.29

l15.


$59 881 339
146 662
2 581746
5 206 273
70 211
79 411
67 965 642

2 566 395
264 901
10 982 079
23 015 432
40 374
2 456
3 104 335

8 848 424
760 303
13 654 956
155 547 624
5 973
4 624
9 355 553
2 522 583
1 314 12C
11 493 869
207 800 063
184 615
173 014 935
549 44C
153 384
1 796
3 120 661

16 706 534
475674
555 219
44 424 603
618 974 572
3 579 929

$57 294 057
2 885 341
1 276 457
3 033 430
5 848 895
469 784


$51 986 266
9179
1 793 062
4 727 9 0
82 616
70 477
58 669 584

2 305106
235 64 e
9 498 352
21 229107
24 317
2383
2 760756

6 504 513

11317012
140 917 336
18 449
459 E
8 925 02 5
2 763 522

704 15 5
221 384 506
143 912
175 172 351
683 417
156 777
1706
3 29902

10 185 334
535627
48847 6
33 562 74 b
614 299 7U7
3 753 961

$5519645 6
2 905 952
939 251
1943396
S293215
450 37 5


67 584 348
11 960
381 563
5 045
676
7 983 592

264 468

97 807

22
271 157

1 342 805

11 068
65 103 757
60
1 445 955
245 481

50 735
282 816

50 487
1 010
10
247 851
2 060 094
6 687
8 443
181 239
87 230 928
378 305
$7 611448
38 531
19 366
12 887
654 557
37 466


$6 001017

5572
244 847
7232
551
6 259 219

244 844

56 708

23
248 732

1177 036

11465
56 588 02 5

55
1 254 122

264 978

18 642
374 060

68 75 8
1375
14
267 249

2 459 955
7784
7094
113 503
7n 146 113
363 780
$7 904 420
35 48 5
14 583
6978
499 437
32 287


$19 501480
599 345
2 570 834
236 501
5 968
18 903
22 933 031

558 418
2 657 982
4 234 317
580 001

1 154;
742 720
3 561 650
7 540 648
13 861 848

3 556
3 941 128

744 895
4 701 735
19 236 241
170 462
19 130 141
62 127
15 910
285
1 238 718
5 448 821
15 304
420 298
38 921 884
42 744 832
1 040 757

$18 183 539
79 613
795748
2 590 306
594 081
171 502


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

562574
2 435 221
3 339 017
574 520

493
708435
3 562 929
7 982 208
S787 921

994
3 830 614
983 833
1504 526
13 391082
254 293
18196 815
89 500
17 131
423
1 348 098

5 878 105
15229
319 923
27 659 697
42 056 913
1011058

$17 204 688
73 415
466 490
1498 56C
554 724
154 748


$22 950 586
32 590 712
5 362 796
373 223
265 236
73 735
61 616 288

787 854
84 081 018
14 722 758
771 548
16 569
2 778
2 024 825
5 048 0E3
644 805 877
44 558 411
33 547 876
178 837
9 672
10 446 684
889 982
228 955 673
27 623 168
9 821 014
391 115
336 800
2 347 589
86 604
2 814
3 295 038
7 376 824
690 698
23 239 901
95 030 391
69 271 961
6 478 361

$20 192 567
4 200 269
32 820 049
5 687 845
598 892
675 761


$23 850 383
25 111 61
3 246167
420 901
261168
62 457
52 952 711

860 667
78 658 35 5
12 729 022
456 966
16 007
267E
1 947 19 9
5 095 13
591 052 C9
37 658 11
34 622 8 0
210 094
8764
9 905 701

1 799 94 5
287 547 442
16 110 10
17 299 663
251 258
337 600
2 657442
90 509
3522
4 305 663
8 558 82
694 378
23 838 256
69 521 84
77 191 570
6420274

$21 515 511
3 678 722
25 533 54.6
3 202 810
641 784
562 062


4 4 I I I I + i


6.07 3
o.94%
13.12%

(4.3o0
12.43
7.11

0.931%
11.78%

890



.oo

139
77.13
1.7
25.25

20.4
174.9
o.3
3.9
12.1
17.0


/ 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. .


1.4

kl

12.00oo



6.04o
0.846%
11.38%
870
32.84
6.24
103
8.8
785

135
1.7
24.4
129

18.3
0.30
12:0
15.8


6


7.11%




0.97
$4.09
!.
0.58
9.990
1,077
4.48

1,057

91

1.5
50.72

19.5

0.51
14.5
19.5


4.56
2.66
6.140
0.6S9g


(3.56
a 3
6.420
0.4300
10.52%

1,054

4.23

1,041

89

1.7
49.17
90
18.1

0.30
18.0
18.1


$3.34






4.01
(1.69
6.8

1.20
9.61%
944
74.96
7.24
211

822

146
8.30
1.6
a 22

135
20.2
1.04
0.28

1:.6


2.93
(4.82
61.46
5.42%

15.31

V3.61
:1.41
5.680
1.164%
11.47%
912
75.85V
207
-
812

143
7.72
1.5

136
17.5
1 i
0.30
8.6
16.6


62.74
6.08
1.41
5.99
0.845%
10.43

V:.41
o1.43)



929

14o
6.1
770

138
8.81
1.7
32.47
120

24.4
1.10
0.30
4.2
26.4
17.3


$2. 5

4.61%
0.81
8.750



4.86o
0.7980
9.o6%

913
64.05
6.17
6.1
751

138
9.06
1.7
32.90
122

19.3
0.97
0.28

25.3
15.1


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 oare.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor care.
Exoludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1917-0 705281


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1 0858 0329 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 THE MONTH OF APRIL 1947 AND 1946


,'!! 8'47


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

APRIL 147


U.,~. OEPSTORY SOUTHERN DISTRICT
.T--- UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946


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, 34, 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:
uantiteis consumed in yard sitchinS service (Accounts 382, 383. and 38h),
2-01. Coal by steam looomotites (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) .
Qnantlties consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ... ....
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .....
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tone coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed in road pasenger service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396),
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) I/ .. ..
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tone coal quivalent)
2-2. 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).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). ... .
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons)......... .
-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) ..... ..
4. Total cost of all fuel sad power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines ..............
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .. ...
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . .
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-0:5 Electric current purchased and produced .. .
4-0. Gasoline purchased . ..
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. .. ...
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purohass) ....
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-06. Oesoline per gallon .. ..........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): V/
6-01. Coal per net ton . ..........
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel ...................
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon .. ..... .. ..
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .. .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon. .. . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ .
7-05. OGllons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electriclocomotives) 6/.
7-0h. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / 6/. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
-03: Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ..
-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consued per passenger-train car-mle roadpaesenger 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) .


$53 425 826
11114367
3 979177
1 939 884
122 226
57 636
50 639116

1266 341
26 284124
9735 881
7150 558
17 408
2 212
1890 601
5 593 900
213026103
25 213 771
78 827 923
57 519
5 528
7 713 342

1 318 930
67 306 575
20 952 367
67 420 064
263 200
56 696 264
1028 208
82 020
1 651
2 438 812
8 315 828
308303
7 887 103
62 948159
251 273 860
3 810 774
$27 362 482
1 876 324
12 257 064
4 402 584
2 408 805
486 899


3.29
6.09





S4.09
1.52
7.080
0.92)2
11.Os0

61.616
6.22
103
7.5
763

125
8. 28
1.6
29.)9

19.9
1.04
0.29

1.1


$27 431 553
8 380 302
2 241 192
1789 674
126 566
45 827
40015 114

1 105 874
26671082
8114 555
7018191
13 17i
1 67
1646 47
4 604 26E
189 849 382
19 705 293
62 226 535
78 65C
4 263
6 379 973

1707 652
81512 344
12 632 71C
78 710 49C
222 15C
57 285 72E
1 246 711
85 034
1 658
2 742 683

2 537 57'
235 801
8 169 21E
43 539 12(
243 556 7 72
3 744 402
$7155062
1 265 00O
10045 894
2 280 302
2 205 7 5
389 618


i18 356 870
78 427
929 216
1648 731
24 830
25 338
21063 412

782 947
115 074
3 469 361
6 725 308
12 526
755
954 244

2 690 956
581 728
4 658 460
51 860 295
1 923
1384
2 865 396

765 955
469 542
4 274 783
65 002 176
57 765
50 980 614
185 935
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114 772
179 124
14 464 279
193 192 536
1 291 685

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445 38E
1046 827
1 834 595
179 271


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2 992 219
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73 761 517
53 754
51627 249
231 236
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1115 304
94 876
126 394
10 503 694
196489 810
1 245 039

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508 640
24"9 104
615 965
1706 005
149 147


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2 067
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504 469
2 282
3 689
53 707
22 292 296
154 909
$ 1959 050
13 588
9 409
3 933
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16 466


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2 318
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51 309

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1 113
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10 945 089
106 124
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6 903 740

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5 161 878

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5 610 046
27 782
4 843
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138 692
14 487 248
13 726 380
412 226
$4 793 701
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1058 432
196 546
70 365


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512 747
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6 210145

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5 561079
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118 118
9 211 638
13084 532
328 331
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512 193
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4 892 528
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7 565 598
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1 51 954
5 744 564
1160 587
11 510 726
2 293 392
192 337
220 791


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15 878 633

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3 993 007
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12 901 076
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80 887 462
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1054 829
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6-03

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9-02
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9-02
9-0
9-04
9-05
9-06


/Based on total coot of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by eleotrio rail motor care.
SIncludes gasoline oonsumed per yard-lwitohing hour by gasoline rail doctor cars.
# Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report.


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gan-electril motor-oar trains. These
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 copt of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.








Page 2


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP 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 FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL 1947 AND 1946


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

1947 1946 1947 9 19 46 197194 1947 1946 1947 1946


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 33, 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:
Quantties consumed in yard switchl g service (Accounts 382, 383, ad 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons).. ...........
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) ..
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantittee consumd in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ....
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. ....
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ....
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). ..
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / ..
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons 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).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . ..
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .......
-05. Eleotrio current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hour).
306. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . .
4. Total cost of all fuel sad power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines ... ....
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . .
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-06. 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. 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 (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 (stean locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (eeotri locomotives) 5/... .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline gasolinee and gas-electric locootives) .
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/ .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 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). .
6-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train oar-mil road passenger servacef
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar trains) .. ....
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service)


$143 322 472
44 469 263
14 506 513
8 137 444
468 566
230 361
211 134 619

5 440 969
113 288 025
39 772 842
31 517 539
74 351
8 622
8 031090
24 391 940
866 132 931
97 300 054
332 827 180
242 329
23 440
32 899 762

5 721 871
302 278 099
79 356 380
285 323 957
1 009 392
249 178 140
4 036 821
339 281
6 556
10 341 073

39 904 253
1 496 666
32 110 964
241 506 276
1069 475 070
15 288 186
$130 628 588
9 080 076
47 169 283
15 727 052
10 104 672
1 841412


$127 718 453
33 908 743
8 748 851
7 401 854
487 876
197 171
178 462 948

5 078 67
108 003 55
33 737 65
29 278 79
53 499
7 259
7 311138
22 934 81
768 906 23
77 479 805
294 354 776
306 731
18 67
30 286 495

7 519 930
370 564 31
50 856 69
317 768 721
871613
250 992 494
4 745 828
350 827
7 322
11 962 939
37 608 38
1488 826
32 622 967
174 396 989
1055 217 771
15 293 47 5
S108 937 395!
7 958 574
36 999 766
8 932 046
9 194 109
1 589 091


$78 225 332
225 085
3 510 962
6 855 004
94 921
104 745
89 016 051

3 349 005
379 975
14 45144C
29 740 74C
52 90C
3 211
4 058 241
11 5364 58
1 342 031
18 313 416
207 407 919
7 896
6 008
12 218 028

3 288 538
1 783 662
15 768 652
272 802 239
242 38C
223 995 552
734 345
199 327
2 396
4 089472

21 104 4 OS
590441
734 344
58 888 882
812 146 025
4 871 614

672 144 047
3 571 70O
1 721 845
4 080 257
7 682 932
649061


S66 431 800
12 537
2 387 797
6 269024
109 654
91367
75 302 179

2 977 885
315 32 7
12 490 571
27 682 163
32 701
3124
3 579 815
10 640 496

15 016 121
187 774 970
26 563
5 845
11 198 54 7

3 629 753
11 527 102
295 146 025
197 666
226 799 600
914653
203 630
2 226
4 336 87 8

19 289 22 8
630 503
614 870
44 066 439
610 756 214
4 999 000
(58 543 598
3 414 592
1188 356
2 559 361
6 998 410
599 52


S9 623 986

15 104
476411
7 112
905
10 123 518

338 653

126 4 98

29
347 305

1 675 846
14 600
80 495 065

79
1 803 719

323 300

60 291
3534 27

70 674
1413
13
326 375

2 564 563
8 969
12 132
234 946
109 523 224
533 274
S9 570498
52 119
28 775
16 820
839 884
53 932


S7 2114431
7 355
295 517
9 550
672
7 524 537

296 153

72 191

29
301102

1 351 515
15 778
61 851738

69
1437 945

348 99
25 31
512 22

91476
1 829
18
352 116
2 513 370
8 897
11119
156 955
89 089 202
469 904
8 128 087
41521
22 383
9 691
621061
41 098


181070 $23 916095
787 009 542 749
523 672 1 975 605
311 207' 286016
8 56 12 920
25251 23 622
836773 26757007


726 66b
3 432 669
5 579 618
753419

1 613
969070
4 567 553
9 690 576
19 023 726

4 635
5 079758

970 338
5 875 747
25 610 417
223 884
24 740 187
89 909
20 753
389
1 624 249
6 911 543
18 044
558 990
53 409 132
56 471 212
1 452 983

$22 977 240
95 395
1 087 889
3 648 73b
790 627
241 867


725 532
3 305 854
4 452 867
751587

645
919 830
4 547 345
10 670 916
11 888 715

1294
4 908 018

1286 305
2 129 408
17 799 87 7

331 861
23 757 894
115 711
22 241
548
1 770 258

6 192 134
18 996
438 041
36 871 335
55 141445
1339 389

$18 193 596
90 313
645 94
2 010 752
733 386
205 836


$30 292 084
43 457 165
7 456 775
494 822
357 969
99456
82 158 271

1 026 643
109 475 381
19 615 286
1 023 380
214 51
3 769
2 656474

6 612 083
855 100 324
59 948 312
44 924196
234 4 33
12 718
13 798 257
1 139 695
294 618 690
37 917 020
12 168 291
543 126
442 400
3 141 893
117 786
3756
4 300 976
9 323 738
879 206
30 8054 96
128 973 316
91 334 609
8 430 315

$ 25 936 803
5 360 856
44 330 774
7 981 237
791 229
896 552


$30 159 115
33 353 457
4 378 094
551297
355 752
81 510
68 879 22 5

1079 106
104 382 37 5
16 722 029
645 040
20 798
3461
2 510 385

6 395 456
778 235 318
50 559 191
44 728 068
280168
11 464
12 741 985
2 254 87 6
368 434 904
21 504 403
22 110 468
342 086
435 000
3 623 988
123 127
4528
5 503 687
9 613 655
630 4 30
31758 937
93 302 260
100 230 910
8 485 182
$24 072 114
4 412 148
35 143 07 9
4 352 242
641 252
742 635


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

2-01
2-02
2-03

2-02
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-13
2-14
2-15
2-16
2-17
2-19
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
2-23
2-24

3-01
3-02

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


I I I I I 1 I 4 4


4.03
6.670
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10.76%
905
64.64
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112

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0.6979


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8.75%


12
4.919
0.8129
9.o60
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6.09
107
6.0
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5-02
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6-02
6-o0
6-04
6-05

7-01
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9-04
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9-03
9-04
9:06


IJI I I.I I4I I I I


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


/ asked on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SInoludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor care.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
# Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report. U. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1947-0 705281






Subject to revision


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3 1262 08584 0477 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTIC


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 1947 AND 1946


4ItI !'47


Statement No. M-230 (O8-E)
MAY 147


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


Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Exoludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report.


I SOUTHERN DISTRICT
.S. DEP" TORY UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
-ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946
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) .a 33 719 480 25 652 127 18 358 476 13 299371 $2600938 3540268 $(5744669 85284541 87015 397 $58714187 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 11377 432 8 760 584 87 005 3230 152 471 131 196 11137 956 8626158 1-02
1-0.; Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ... .. 4179532 2190706 1007 903 581596 3365 1 855 988 874 502646 2179390 1104609 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396). 1930 828 1 720 065 1617 814 1468 89 119 558 6 945 76314 67683 117142 121541 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 32 end 394 . 138 128 114 728 25 752 25 706 2 024 2 836 2 539 2 303 107 813 83 883 1-0
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) .... 58 271 40779 24910 18174 196 157 6812 4467 26353 17981 1-06
1-07. Total . . 51403 671 38478989 21121860 15396 973 2726081 1420 81 6 971679 5 992836 20584051 15668 35 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
quantlties consumed In yard sitchlng service (Accounts 382, 53 and 3h),.
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ......... 281108 970 83 781495 573296 92 301 55193 169098 147067 238 214 195279 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ....... 26 411437 2625202 121443 76301 679086 692 663 25610908 2548306 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . 9 807636 774845 3507341 20910 30283 16 02 1345864 1072 52 4924148 3857513 2-03
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ........ .. 7185782 6613 55 6773420 6251 840 161383 157421 248979 204 291 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . . 17 660 11465 .14 406 8 302 3254 3163 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 2253 6 64 72 67 526 108 1001 85 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .... 1911874 149420 956571 710149 94371 56325 227096 192798 633 836 534936 2-07
Qanntities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 39. 395. and 396).1
2-06. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .........* 5752 286 4290329 2760739 1931935 438317 223949 1050123 920956 1503107 1213 48 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ......... 213 007 443 193 244 546 745 497 2143747 2489 951 210118199 190 754 59 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons)..... 25 849246 18486 38 4674959 3 605 073 3570 3 842 5434381 2860 853 15736336 1201661 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ......... 83917122 66571245 51958278 46138873 21303490 10526897 10655354 9905 47 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . 59 289 67 876 1 654 5 950 57 635 61926 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). ... 5387 3921 1427 137 16 1032 2862 910 248 2-21
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ....... 788672 6072734 2936060 2068 54 470900 241 380 1190322 1005 17 3 291390 2757 63 2-1
quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396).
2-15- Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) ............ 1294 971 1353 467 758 586 701 240 77643 69 283 208 049 832 975 250 693 349 96 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .... 66 412529 79 75441 391642 442639 457134 65578248 79297276 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .......... 21788983 12 805 792 4884022 2754712 9227 6529 6224186 4344 398 10671 548 5 70015 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilovatt-hours). .... 66186 785 71145 09 64187 774 66 430120 83015 217224 1915 996 4 497 74 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 283 261 246 99 63 732 56 274 57 21 83 544 162319 107 17 2-19
-20. Electric current by motor-ca trans(kilowatt-hour) 54 549380 49590 79 48 880 463 44588 689 5 576 717 4 907 30 92 200 94 800 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) V/........... 1110880 1195 51 183 440 225 436 19025 27878 26 125 22 268 882 290 917 930 2-21
2-22. Total fel by otor-car trains (equat nat tons coal equivalent) 83 294 77 56 44 153 41 174 381 558 4 805 4 74 33 955 31 084 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .... 1472 1241 466 446 3 5 83 95 920 87 2-2
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .... .. 2 428 062 2 364 36 974 322 860 181 78337 70 366 360 853 351 30 1014 550 1082 512 2-24
3- Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: A/
3-0. Qa Co al pched f.o.b mines (net an produced......... 9329109 5 745 25 4728539 2601 740 779 32 555 880 1572 985 1294 879 2248053 1492751 -01l
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 308 158 240 803 1401032 101 470 2586 2 963 5 92 10 674 158 611 125 696 3-02
SFuel oil purchase e (barrels) ........... .... 7 84 585 7865 45 190 729 121 869 3 871 2 198 96470 15 378 7557515 7606010 3-0
SDiesel fuel purchased (gallons) ........... 61361 914 43 977787 14489 503 11386687 43337 39 26 14 332 877 9073 051 32496197 23478780 3-0
-0 Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). 251 116 722 231 672 373 189193 58 180 492 526 28 392 300 16 557 273 12 921 747 12 389 7 97 20 609 090 22 232 777 3-0
Gasoline purchased (gallons). ..... ... .. 4 077358 3885 76 1289193 1261682 174 845 120 707 373 89 345 782 239 42 2157 59 3-0
4. Total cost of all fael ad power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines ...... .... $30 840 758 $17 241 470 $16119 78 $8083 879 $3064060 (1181 88 $5286226 $4251 231 $6 370690 $3 724475 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines ..... 1871 736 1 325 14 855 477 591 360 15003 1 61 28824 s2 7 4 972 432 668 417 4-02
4-0 Fueoil l purchased .12298197 972735 477142 238785 10158 4370 208087 207721 11602816 9276474 4 4
4.4 Diesel fuel purchased ................... 4 341745 2317044 1071 637 668453 3 23 2504 1052 586 513382 2214309 1132705
4-0: Electric urrnt purchased and produced ........ 2 396 853 2 115 810 18 3 502 1619 807 222 517 137 11 973 170 04 183 861 1867 4-0
4- Gaoline purchased .................. 522437 404050 177317 146769 168875 10248 67 94 0 52710 258305 194323
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and powar at point of purchase and production: ;/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. ............ .31 3. .411 .93 32 .2.505-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . .7 5.7 .326 46 .45.32 5-02
5-0. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .. ...5 1.2:4 2. .9 .62 .2.16 .5.2 5-
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon . .7.0 5. 7.40 5.87 757.40 6.3 7 34 5. 61. 4.82% 5-0
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .... .0.9 0 0.9 0. 0.7 0 1. 1.37 092 0.49 5-0
5-06. Gesollne per gallon ... .. ..12.81 10.40 13. 10.0 8.1.17 15.24 11.53 9.01 5-
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): V/ 4
6-01.Coa per net ton. . . 4.8 4.27 4. 4.28$3.89 4.02 4.06 3.2 6-0o
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . (1.5 ( .23 (. l (1.6 .6.51 8.5 1. 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . 7.. 5 7.7 7.81 6. 7. 6.o 2 5 6
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . 0.91 0.8 0.92 0.80 55? 0.5 .1273 1.3 0.97 0.82
6-05. Gasoline per gallon. . .. ..3 9.01. 12.91 1. 10. 10 9. 13 8.5 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ... 85 81 831 828 984 957 866 859 878 888 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 60.1 5l 3 32.0 7 T 60.0 59.7 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel looomotives) 6.0 5. 44 390 6..90 6.20 5.8 7-02
7-. Kilowatt-hours electrico locomotives) /. ... ..0 -12 15 136 -
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoliln and gas-alectric 1ocootl) /lo. 6 .1 1 7-0
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ ... 730 970 942 755 758 i8 7-0
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... 116 121 121 122 76 85 130 133 117 122 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steal locomotives) 77 8.2 33.18 .0 7. 7.95 8.25 8-0
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1. 1.5 1. 1.6 1.6
-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 28.40 27.76 24.1 24.34 46.2 5706 30.46 31.13
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 109 112 6 116 8 89 119 126 106 108 8-05
9. fuel and over consumed per passenger-train oar-sile roadpassenger servrcs:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .... .19.2 17.1 18.6 16.8 18.5 17.2 19.0 16.8 21.7 17. 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. .1.03 09 3.0 1.35 1.12 1.03 09 9-o0
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.26 0.3 0.29 0.29 027 0.2 9-
9-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5 3 3.4 3 9-
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel motor-car trains) ..6 4 1 7.5 7. 26.4 24. 9-0
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel all road passenger service) 15 415. .0 1.5 115.9 15.8 15. 144 9-







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 FIE MOzNTH ENDED rITH MAY 1947 AND 1946


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train sertvces Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). .......
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) ....
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). ...........
1-07. Total . . ..... ......
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed In yard switching service (Accoute 382. 383, and 386),
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 (kiloatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . ... .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ..
Quntitis consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .....
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ......... .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) ... . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ..
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 39', 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hour) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / ......
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalnt)
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).
303. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . ..
04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .... .
305. Electric current purchased and produced (kllowatt-houre).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). .. ...... ..
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines .... ..... ..
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .....
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . .
-. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-06. Gasoline purchased. . . .
AVERAGES
5. average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase. and production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. ......
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ...........
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . .
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon. .. . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .. ..........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per net ton .. ..........
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .. ..........
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ...........
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .. .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ .
7-05. Oallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-olectrlo locomotives) *
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ /. ....
8. Fuel and power consumed per 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. Fel and power consumed per passenger-train car-sle 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-oar trains) .... ...
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) *


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55 854 289
18 686 045
10 068 272
606 693
288 632
262 525 957

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139 699462
49 580478
38 701 321
92 011
10 877
9 942 692
30 143 735
1 079 140 374
123 149 300
416 744302
301 618
28 826
40 787 942
7 015 672
368 690 632
101 145 363
351 510 742
1 292 653
303 727 580
5 147 701
422 575
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12 767 605
49 230 186
1 804 824
39 959 549
302 868 191
1 320 591 792
19 359 544
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10 951 814
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20 068 797
12 501 525
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10 940 639
9 135 970
602 604
237 950
217 053 743

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8 902
8 605 418
27 224 439
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95 966192
360 926 021
375 069
22 594
36 358 529
8 873 770
450 318 722
63 662 487
388 913 814
1 118604
300 583 285
5 939 340
428 391
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43 353 639
1 729 629
40 688 422
218 374 776
1 286 890 144
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9 283 714
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9-06


S Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report. RNMNTPRIN OFFICE
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1947--0-750188


I








Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA



3 1262 08584 0188


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

JUNE 19M7


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 158 reports representing 167 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 1947 AND 1946
TI I I -


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train services Total cherges for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Aocounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) .......
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396).
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 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:
Quanitisee consued in yard pitching service (Account3ta 382. nd 3Wl),
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) .
Qnantitle eonosed in road freight service (Aceoonts 94 395, 95 d 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 consned in road passenger serrvce (Accounts 394. 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone).... .. ..
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) I/ .
2-22. Total ftel by aotor-car trains (squted 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/
1. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons)..... ..
2Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net ton).
Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .
Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .
Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
-0. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . .
4. Total cost of all feel sad power at point of purchase and prodnutions
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines .. ....... ..
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .. ...
4-03. Puel oil purchased . . .
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4 Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 5/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . .
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). ...........
5-03 Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .
5-. 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 .. .........
6-0 Diesel fuel per gallon. . ...
6-0 Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ..
6-05. Gasoline per gallon. . ..
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switohing looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam looomotives) ......
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (slaotric locomotives) / .
7-05. Oallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locotiven) *
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives)5 6/ .. ..
8. Fuel and power consumed per 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) ..
8-0 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8 Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power confused per passenger-train car-alle roadpassenger eauoes
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. Kiloatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .. ...
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service)


UNITED STATES


$31 389 788
11 647 10S
4164329
1 878 865
119 571
58 Q32
49 257 694

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74 857 565
44 067
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7 337 432

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64 889 312
21707 618
65 956 633
247 851
50 425 330
959 647
73 62C
1 467
2 344 377
8 376 666
331 69C
7 717 364
60078 488
237 304 771
3 782 336

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SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


II. I I I -


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629 632 542
9 299 408
2 272 531
1 775 836
113 502
37 683
43 131 502

1107 512
26 949 655
7 914 956
6 794 359
10 567
1 398
1644 194
5 103 590
204 914 954
18 944 557
75 792 431
73 860
3 541
6 978 617

1463 845
83 177 037
13 807 884
75 578132
246 056
50 474 510
1129 530
76 694
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2 519 523
8 471 828
228 265
7881 101
40 182 234
244 661042
3 864 139
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1280 050
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2 161 894
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23 597
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19 466 613

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6 501020
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873 590
2 492 736
767 074
4 510 838
46 737 478
1325
1 295
2 659 408
720 742
308 501
4 634 951
64 241118
66 287
45 054 223
172 173
40 832
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926 560
4 331567
120 464
142 713
13 694 325
179 765 049
1 380 630
$15 024 841
704 750
356 135
1 035 014
1748 091
200 914


$15 091778
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609 580
1506597
22 893
14 888
17 250 531

648 306
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2811959
6 426 514
5718
523
787 025
2 339 153

3674247
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7489
953
2 478 368

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3 206 274
70 810 207
56 826
45 325 608
207 413
41 381
387
937 836
3 904 11
110 843
112 337
9 767 394
187 900 397
1201 801
$13015980o
654 728
219 703
573998
1640 920
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20 143
114 008
1 561
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2 873 540

98 864
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88 733

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229 523
25 262 000
134 528
3 423 756
29 769
11 906
16 922
202 949
14 955


$2 315 299

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2695
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2 412 716

83 807
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22
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390 951
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16 487 561

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187 096

27 439
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80 648
540 989
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194 075
22 552 451
142 166
2 052 734
23 421
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12 760
166 619
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113 224
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3 200
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155 909
538 571
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152 047
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928 551
1467 055
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6 300 144
59 266
5 287 907
30 373
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14 430 737
12 585 726
366 390
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181 951
1070 251
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4 779 384
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5 049 609
36.228
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410 630
(6 759 971
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477 091
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2082 963
109 596
91 213
25 052
20 530 501

223 258
23 994 623
4 574 585
232 611
1587
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586 378
1413 311
208 580 322
14 377 510
9 724 348
42 742
2 852
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10 602 950
1626 782
122 298
83 200
742 791
27 828
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204 000
7 488 470
31723 903
19 691 996
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$5 949 092
1266 667
12 152 026
2 208 361
180 471
222 008


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1119 046
129 688
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16 901 609

212 402
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1 337 186
203062 670
12 326 343
10 813 640
66 371
2 282
2 965 707

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4 580 829
108 177
99 293
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29 648
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/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-oar trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
SIncludes 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.


4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report.


U.S. DECPOSTORY'


15SeP'47


ITEM
NO.


1-01
1-02
1-o0

1-07

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

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

2-10
2-11
2-12
2-14

2-21
2-1
2-16

2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
2-23
2-24

3-01
3-02
3-03



4-01
4-02


4-06.


5-01
5-02

5-0N
6-O2
5-05

6-01
6-02
6-0
6-05

7-01



7-0O
7-o
7-


8-01
8-02

8-05
S-o5
9-01
9-02
9-03
9-02
j:-o


2.71
5.37

0o.s83
8.93%
3.3E

1:2
5.0
0.826
8.990
844
57.79
5.79

679

u6
7.i
30.30
1014
18.8
0.94
0.26
3.86
24.1:,
14.5








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (O8E)


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 158 reports representing 167 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR SIX MONTHS ENDED WITH JUNE 1947 AND 1946

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

1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train services 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. Qantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Qnatities conumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383. and 358).
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) .
anatites consumed in road freight service (Accounts 39U. 395. ad 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam loooBotives (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) .
nantities conaumed 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-oar trains (gallons) .......
2-22. Total fuelby oto-car tralna (quatad net ts coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated not 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).
303. Fuel oil purchased (barrel). . .
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons).. .. .... ..
5Electric current purchased and produced ilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . .
4. Total cost of all fuel sad power at point of purchase ad productions
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 purchasedand produced .
4-06. Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cot of all fuel and powr at point of purchss end production: /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). ......
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .....
5-0. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). .... .
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . ..
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ......
5-06. Gsollne 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 (eleotrio locomotives) 5/ .
7-05. Oallons of gasoline gasolinee and ga-electric locomotives) 6.
7-0h. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/. ..
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight services
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 conumed per pseseager-train oat-aile road passenTer sevce
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 (electrlo locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) ..
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$208 393473
67 502 015
22 850 375
11 947 137
726 264
346 664
311 765 920

7 907 429
164 336 030
58 976 870
45 586 999
105 161
12 955
11 7184 99
35 403 965
1 289 970 716
148 310 043
491 601 867
345 685
34 073
48 120 681

8 2554 78
433 579 944
122 852 981
417 467 375
1 540 504
354 152 850
6 107 351
496 194
9495
15 111 757
57 604 853
2 136 514
47 676 954
363 434 122
1 557 896 563
23 141 880

$189 920 863
12 967 253
72 169499
24 425 261
14 814 559
2 865450


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6.89
0.91%
11.07
885
62.70
6.27
109






29.14
117
20.1
1.07
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195
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$ 183 148 864
51 968 735
13 213 171
10 911 806
716 106
275 633
260 234 315

7 156 211
161 205 23
49 401061
42 686 701
75 532
10 30C
10 448 902
32 324 664
1187 065 734
114 910 749
436 718 452
448 929
26 135
43 333 781

10 335 043
535 495 759
77 470 371
464 491 948
1 364 660
351057 795
7 068 87C
505 087
10 153
16 844 692
51 625 461
1 957 894
48 569 523
258 557 01
1 531 551186
23 043 381
$153 593 796
10 563 764
56 36624
13 357 104
13 471 813
2 386452


$111 255 653
392 731
5 449 93C
10 059 943
144 269
152 087
127 454 613

4 766410
604 792
20 977 005
43 015 180
78 869
4 500
5 796 844
16 510 885
2 854 602
27 426 097
306 103 675
10 875
8 644
17 531 437

4 741 286
2 483 805
24 947 77C
401 231 131
372 399
317 930 235
1 089 95t
284 314
3 271
5 955 271
29 659 586
838 265
1 063 91C
86 219 685
1 181 104 655
7 470 54C
$101 558 86f
5 026 60t
2 543 538
6 126 81C
11 239 525
1 018 592


$93 350 980
20 562
3 566 438
9 250 734
158 253
122 670
106 469 637

4 143 566
462 732
17 937 303
40 560 517
46 721
4 24b
5 009 856
14 694 409
22 294 484
282 405 07 3
40 002
7 843
15 528 154
5 066 059
39 770
17 438 556
432 386 352
310 766
316 713 897
1 347 504
286 186
3043
6 102 304
25 464 928
828 954
645 526
64 900152
179 149 137
7 389 501
$78 607 205
4 564 729
1 637 960
3 782 352
10 259137
876 24 7


$17 028 523
89 706
709 977
10 697
3476
17 842 383

601 220
535 661

120
634 576
2 818 352

104 065
120 194 294

217
3 013 669
501 853
578 946
525 175

104 009
2 080
29
516 796
4 685 446
29 813
24 240
1 360 831
163 177 524
907 544
$17 788 116
202 218
62 4 17
97 053
1 265 350
96 4 61


$12 389 439
34 593
439 881
15 081
3126
12 882 120

490 262
331319

130
512 636
2179 523
28299
88 66 196

214
2 307 143
525 838
165 749
916 548

146 793
2 936
47
533 523
3 740 395
29 476
19 091
710 66 7
128 198 926
805 763
$12 398 958
173 508
40054
44 415
924 963
71 538


$36 271 999
1 053 321
5 915 547
455 657
17 841
41441
43 755 806

1 068 609
4 650 326
8 804 561
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1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-0).
2 Include all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


4/ Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purohaaed.
/ Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
# Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1947-0-750188


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Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08584 0337 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT BECNOMICS AND STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 58 reports representing 167 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 1947 AND 1946

I I I I


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . ..
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) ............
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) ......
1-07. Total . . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities connsued in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 38, 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 tons coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tone coal equivalent) .
Qnantlties consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ... ....
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro)
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .
2-22. Total fuel by sotor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). ..
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) ..... ..
4. Total cost of all fuel sad power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . .
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . .
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-06 Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. ...
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ....
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . ..
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .. ..........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . .........
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .. ..........
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching 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 (asolins and gas-electric locomotive.) 6/.
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel. (all locomotives) 5/ /. .
8. Fuel and power consumed eor 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per paesenger-train car-atle road passenger servAce:
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. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) ..
9-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


r I- ~ -~ T I 7 I


1946


WESTERN DISTRICT


1946


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4 491 975
1 897 976
121 601
56 806
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4 997 546
213 563 356
27 028158
70 476 415
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7 147 277
1278 248
68 409 211
23 467 713
70168 787
290 465
52 607 575
984 260
77 057
1 442
2 458 204
6129 259
436 332
8 208 345
65 472 454
238 027 056
4170 557
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2 648 018
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4 809 874
2 315 921
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1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electrio motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
2/ Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
3 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.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
# Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report.


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

JULY 1147


Oct6'47


ITEM
NO.


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

2-01
2-02
2-07
2-04
2-05
2-0
2-07
2-10
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-13
2-14
2-15
2-16
2-17
2-18
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
2-23
2-24

3-01
3-02
3-0
3-05
3-01
4-01
4-02
Z4-0
4-05
4-06.


$6 915 652
9 383 725
1177 282
124 271
87 613
20 427
17 708 970

231 562
26 689 902
3 969 235
201 338
6 118
892
581 815
1487 526
202 560 249
12 615 884
9982142
62 804
2765
3119 773

372 938
85 818 347
6 502 148
4 742 191
106 092
108 000
893 806
30 864
1056
1166 601

2125 513
189 731
8103 001
24 300 138
22 872 674
2 214 714
5 995 657
1054 208
9935794
1 166 449
194 874
206 435







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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 158 reports representing 167 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY 1947 AND 1946


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT E
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION TEM
NO.
1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 146 1947 1946

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train services Total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) ... $240 327 261 0214593255 $128 188 517 $109 554 274 $ 19 476 227 14 730 134 $41 232380 $41683 616 $ 51430137 $48625231 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394). 79849232 61431698 484095 26 87 1 160403 644 261 78204734 60560564 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). ..... 27 343088 15588480 6 546350 4 201164 11005 42064 7031513 3661113 13655167 7684139 1-03
1-0 Electric current (Accounts 38 b 34, 395, and 396). 13 845 113 12740 982 11 666994 10812051 814779 518941 526 33 475 359 837002 934631 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 352 and 394) .. ........ .847 896 636745 167465 181684 12174 18191 21 561 27 11 646 69 609755 1-0
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . 403470 325299 174510 144968 4092 3624 49354 42516 175 514 134191 1-0
1-07. Total .. . . .. 362 616 062 305 516459 147 227 931 124 921014 20 417 330 15312954 50 021 549 46 73 980 144 949 25 118 548511 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
uantitles conasued in yard switching service (Accounts 3j2, 353, and 386),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). . 9045 872 8339076 5 444507 4 637763 684904 578 287 1 214 273 1235103 1 70218 1 687 923 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 190 552 824 188 555 887 707 064 543 336 5 203 630 5 139 799 184 642 13 182 872 75 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ..... 68 661187 57 679 68 24 325 544 20691617 620460 404 739 10 246 26 8 302 972 33 468 915 28080352 203
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 52 518592 49935 927 l9 558 651 47451585 1222526 1219128 1737415 1265214 2-04
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . .... .. 116 826 86967 88405 52039 2842 34 92 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) 15 277 12191 5197 5033 140 146 3424 1185 6516 5827 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tone coal equivalent) ....... 153465992 12188074 6640837 5647893 723518 605595 1 669251 1616006 4432386 4118580 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight ervice (Accounts 394 ,395. ad 396).,
2-09. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ............ 40 400 215 37 698 116 18834602 17 147608 3166860 2562978 7428201 7674727 10970552 10 31280 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ........ 1503 535508 1391048845 3 682232 14666078 16436013 1485187190 1374612832 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons 175344327 134371 817 32587 066 26 060551 113905 3576 5 645632 20635 781 102 997724 8743972 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-houra) .... ....... 562 078282 507 604429 352 946783 328 567418 134209019 10360768 74 922480 75 429 325 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) .................. 83 367 518793 12115 47062 371252 471731 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal eouvalent). .. 39300 30834 9836 9374 251 24 7 845 2388 2136 18 823 2-1
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). 55 245860 50585496 20041 851 18 122 338 391141 2712054 8445064 8289959 23 367 804 21461145 2-1
qnuantities conamed in road passenger service (Accounts 394. 395, ad 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ....... 9 533 466 11 853 2 5 7 5 491 251 587353 9 582 652 608 86 1 567 912 2070515 1 891 673 35300335 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 501 989155 619439 137 289723 9993 6 994877 2957868 492 097 040 616 381331 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .... 146 321 68 92 533 689 30058057 20 839087 750 561 202 19 46 334 300 33414552 69 178770 38 077859 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 487636 162 542924584 468 253 89 505 95244 624530 104090 18 757 742 35931237 2-1
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains gallons) 1 830 969 1606125 44178 363896 426 849 578701 962 334 663528 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hour) 406760425 405083 717 364983404 365371282 -- 41067 221 38975342 709 800 73709 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .... 7 091 820 824765 1 265453 1554561 117 315 179814 211700 43 370 5 497 354 6 263020 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by actor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent) 573 251 586063 326 985 330389 2 346 3597 36424 38020 207 49 214057 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 10 907 11 859 3 660 3 586 34 55 7 0 953 6 505 7 265 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons oal equivalent). 17 569 797 19478058 6926979 7091314 604 310 61828 2 749983 2 993 67 7 7288525 8 774 779 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: g/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) .. ....... 63 736112 61031261 32 761 985 30174680 5183 266 4357458 10764506 11425210 15026 355 15073913 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 2 572 84 2 277 633 1 036966 940335 34 13 32 934 32 691 104377 1 469006 1 199 987 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . 55885259 3687085 1225494 950339 88 665 3041 806 306 792391 53824794 55105114 3-0
3-04Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ... .. 428 906 576 04 077 78 102 223 925 76 274648 1 642 302 851848 102 718 066 65 723 740 222 322 283 161227558 3-0
3-. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). 1795 923619 179 3773 1365 36353 1371992 7 183 49 04 14904960 94018176 979776 152 474 045 168535 95 3-0
306. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . .... 27 312437 27229 831 8 34 56 8 715 810 109949 1016 95 2 626 021 2615630 14 752 35 14681435 306
4. Total cost of all fuel aad power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ..... $213 070 065 $183 889 791 $113 618444 $94 918 253 20 02779 314 691 69 $36 366 4 31 (35 357 848 $43 057 461 $38 921 998 -01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 15615271 12336782 6189 883 5189033 234 691 200408 166 629 400 978 9 02406 6 546 363 4-02
03. Fuel oil purchased . ....... 8614891 66649431 2 947 88 1838557 74194 47 93 1 628 04 1191314 81498782 63571637 4-0
4-. Diesel fuel purchased. . .... 29235134 15741301 734814 4448 319 119899 58883 7 242191 3625094 14 524901 7615005
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced ....... 17130476 15700607 13005800 11 979 306 1452 25 1074989 1 327983 1227177 1 34440 1419135 4-0
4-06 Gasoline purchased . ... ....... 3 410046 2833696 1219877 1032845 17 922 90496 445191 386010 1627056 1324345 4-06.
AVERAGES
5. Akerege cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and productions: /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .$3.34 $3.01 *3.47 3.15 3.86 $3.37 3.8 3.0 2.828 5-01
9.5.42 595.52ab..0
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . 07 5.42 5.97 552 6.87 5.10 3.84 6.14 5.46 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). .... ...54 1.17 2.41 1.93 2.59 2.08 2.02 1.50 1.1 1.15 5-
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . 6 5.16 7.1 5.83. 7.30% 6.21 7.05% 5.22 6.53 .72 5-o
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . 0.95 0.882 0.9 0.873 071 0.721 1.4120 1.3 0.082 0.842 5-05
5-06. Goline per gallon . . 12.49 10.41 13. 11.85 10. 8.90 16.95 14. 76 11.03 8.90 5
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (Inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . .... .4.07 33.71 .1 1.39 .93 4.04 3.0 .53 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ... . 3.7 1..7 .5 1.81 1.45 $,. 2 6.17 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon ... .. ..7.%6 7 .88 5.66- 0 3.9.%
6-o3. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . .9 / 6. 7.26 5.80 .9 6-
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . 11.17 9. 12.26 10.99 10.3 10.1 10 .1 11.14 10.97 9.01 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam looomotives) . 876 86 654 837 988 956 906 883 887 879 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (stea locomotives) ....... ..61.7 .36.17 32.36 74.20 75.22 61.75 60.59 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 6.22 6. 5. 5. 5.69 5.69 695 79 .2959 7-
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/. ... 108 101 o6 100 129 1 6 13 115 7-0
7-05. Gallon. of gasoline gasolinee and a-electric locomotives) 7.6 7.1 .7 .2 57-05
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 764 74 764 745 96S 945 7S9 7;9 729 72 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). .... .125 125 130 12S 86 66 13 136 126. 127 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. 36.45 -- 8. 7.61 831 -02
6-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.6 1.1.6 1. 2.4 1. 1.6 1.5 1.7 1.6 -0
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 28. 2.06 24.44 2399 50.03 50.3189 31.95 -4
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .. 1117 123 122 89 126 129 112 8-05
9. Tuel and pover conoaed per passenger-train ear-ille road passenger sewmce
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... 19.9 17.8 19.2 17.5 18.8 17.6 19.6 17.3 22.7 18.9 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 1.05 0.95 3.36 1.78 1.0 1.14 1.05 0.9 9-02
9-0 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel 'locomotives) 0.29 0.28 0.29 0.29 0.33 0.27 0.28 0.29 0.2 0. 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours electrici locomotives) ......3.6 3.5 3.5 3. 4.2 3. 9-
9-0 Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar trains) 13. 11 10 10 8.2 8.1 26.1 25.5 9-0
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) 16.2 15.2 15.9 14.9 13.7 1 16.3 16.3 16.2 15.0 9-0


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


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 oare.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report.
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BUREAU O TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 158 reports representing 167 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 1947 AND 1946


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
AUGUST 1M7


U.S. DEPO8TOf'Y SOUTHERN DISTRICT
E UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM

A1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train servrict Total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 35 710 52 53 316 747 18 381 996 17 124 383 3 160 036 2 51041 5 633 493 5 976 154 8 535 00 $7 705 86 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 12 434 240 9781676 99 898 5 209 99 949 69 241 12 23439 9 707 226 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . 4800 307 2543160 1217 405 703 4 3 22 98 7872 1164011 584 639 2396 49 1247 214 1-
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383 384, 395, and 396). 1950191 1899 807 1631 689 1609 818 120 941 85 675 69323 69 299 128 23 135 015 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) .......137 348 122 381 27 861 23 571 1 412 2 331 3078 3 832 104 99 92 647 1-
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) ... 59 763 47 700 24 88 19607 729 491 6472 6592 27 68 21010 1-
1-07. Total ......................... 55092 377 47711471 21383729 19486023 3305516 2606710 6976 3 26 6709 75 23 426 80 1890898 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed In yard switching serrie* (Account 392, 383. and 35g),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 1201019 1 253 125 705 427 732 913 100 045 92 218 152 924 175 253 242 621 252 741 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam looomotives (gallons) ... 26034021 27 725 784 114 873 79086 567 246 541912 25 351 90 27104 786 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . 9 901192 8 580 618 3 478 243 3132 291 85 484 72 15 1488307 1238 25 4 849 15 4137 90
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 7146 873 7383 129 6714018 7062 373 169188 145 41 263 66 175 338 2
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . . 11772 11651 10777 6666 995 498 2-0
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) 2 171 1 890 668 706 23 19 629 173 85 992 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1 822 840 1827 700 877147 885 318 105350 97 077 213 214 230 790 627 12 614 51 2-07
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotlves (net tone)....... 5 406 135 5775515 2427098 2606 56 450235 430352 915365 1069377 1613437 1669730 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam looomotives (gallons) 212 263094 207 161931 835 251 1317 433 135654 210110 41 205 805 390 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) ......... .. 28401255 20143422 5758253 4057619 13350 7453 1 551638 3150 961 16078014 12927389 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .. 77 934 929 79797734 46522415 50651764 19509163 1731202 11903351 11833 908 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) ... . 42 982 71967 405 6574 41577 65 393 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .. 5363 4 901 1311 1397 39 33 1076 389 2 937 3082 2-1
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. 7.597 368 7709507 2628226 2759185 484107 454 851 1062512 1155934 3422523 339 537 2-1
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ... 1252 837 1526461 724095 81352 7846 8354 189227 25564 26104 373744 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) 67017 892 84 721 250 430 292 29 986 189 455 68 209 66 398145 84623 055 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .... 24 320 204 15063 125 5 648 197 3436 920 180 905 43 725 6 772 64 4 992 964 11718 454 6 589 516 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 70 486 610 77 386 255 67 660274 72 524 290 82 038 127 88 2 744 29 4 734 077 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 87 822 251587 62 928 53797 76 77 85 14C 148115 112650 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 52 343 71 53884 649 46 433 005 47 958 174 5818 71 5 825 875 92 00 100 800 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) I/ 4 1046 806 1157 286 197 422 200 667 12 079 24 161 2913 34 204 80817 898 254 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by oetor-ear trains (equated net tons coal equialent) 78226 80573 4205 43 433 242 483 530 5 34 30 62 31317 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1454 1562 417 480 6 7 8 115 951 960 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .... 2 449 693 2 633 729 964 $69 993 568 83 35 8 262 353 08 392 19 1048 280 1162 700 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) . 7 872 847 9 300 252 3 84537 4 572 870 606 042 598 037 123215 1 734 47 218931 2 394 698 3_0
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 333 768 421 371 132 699 146 410 4 777 4 027 3237 7710 192 85 263 224 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . 8099 052 8 371228 160 222 107 167 2 811 3 019 6615 65 894 7 870 46 8195 148 03
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . 67 725 118 46455 088 17 664 642 11 392 0 45 276 83 166 446 14 67038 9747 044 35 113 404 25 149 553
5 Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours). 247 462 127 256 549 546 185 909 283 196 130365 26 476 546 23 953141 12089 85 11595 600 22986 413 24870440 3-0
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . 4225121 430037 1508597 1428595 162195 167216 326284 361084 2228045 2273142 -0
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ... $.31 224 572 30 002 584 $15 730 360 $15429 712 $2 889 581 $2152 29 $5 149 789 5 684 350 $7 454 84 $6 736 293 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2159484 2447016 883 80 881 309 3468 25385 17934 3 791 1223059 1506531 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . 13789437 10949619 416927 218993 7796 6902 148640 108762 13216074 10614962 4-0
40.Diesel fuel purchased . .. 5028564 2568051 1367082 725 255 22688 10234 1118 684 582 001 2 520110 1250 56
4-0 Electric current purchased and produced .. 2 419759 2304085 1837903 1764309 211498 17212 173037 165211 197321 202442 4-05
4-o0. Gasoline purchased . . 561248 461 914 217 381 173 625 17 57 15 283 58 365 53 938 267 926 219 068 4-
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . .3.97 3.23 4. 337 64.77 3.60 $4.18 3.28 $3.41 2.81 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases)..... ..... .6.47 5.81 6.02 30 $5.54 .8 6.34 .72 5-02
5-03 Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) ..... $1.70 R1.31 226 .04 .2.77 2.29 2.25 1.65 (1.68 1.30 5-02
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . . 7.42 5.53 7.74 6.37 8.20o 6.15 7.6 5.97 7.18 4.97 5-0
5-0. Electrio current per kilowatt-hour. . .. 09780.898 0.8 0.900 0.799 0.719 1.431i 1.4 ?5 0.858% 0.810 5-0
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . ...13.28% 10.92% 14,14 12.15 10.84 9.194 17.894 14.94 12.03% 9.64 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (Inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .. ..4.4 .89 14.77 4. 5.03 14.14 64.48 3.98 64.03 3.36 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel. . . ..1.1 3.64 2.:01 2.02 1.48 $1.70 1.28 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . 7.3 6-
6-0 Electrio current per kilowatt-hour. 0. 0.87 0.975% 0.903 0.1 0.491 1.158 1.161 0.855 006-04
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . 12.47. 9.86 13.29 11.0i2 11.69 9. 65 10.57 11.20% 12.34 9.56% 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switohing looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ... .808 8 02 786 774 932 889 845 857 808 824 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 58.17 56.72 38.23 31.32 75.08 74.18 58.02 56.59 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 5.93 5.77 5.5 5.61 5.30 5.31 .73 6.48 599 572 7-03
7-04. Eilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .... 10 101 98 61 157 135 112 7-04
7-05 allon of aoline (gasoline and ga-electric locootiv) 6.66 8.0 7.3 -- 2.3 5.6 7-0
7-0h. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ / ... 706 76 705 700 913 878 721 759 679 676 7-06
8. Puel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-ailes lnoluding
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .111 113 117 117 75 76 127 126 110 115 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 7.82 8.05 29.86 7.14 7.44 7.80 8.06 8-02
-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel looootives) .5 1.6 1.5 1.6 2.1 1.4 1.6 15 1.6 1.6 8-03
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 2752 27.78 22.93 23.63 4592 4.63 31.46 31.65 8-
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 104 108 111 112 77 78 113 120 102 106 8-05
9. Puel and pover consumed per pasrenger-trata osr-a.l rad passenger seracol
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ........ 18.1 17 17.2 16.4 17.4 17.1 18.8 17.8 20.7 19. 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 0.99 0.9 2.0 4.31 1.23 2.10 0.98 0.9 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. 0.2 0.2 240.27 0.2 0.32 0.25 0.29 0.27 0.27 0.26 9-
9-04. Kilowatt-hours electricc locomotives) . 3 3. 35 3. 4.0 3.6 94
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (1otor-oar trains) 8.9 13.6 18.2 7. 7.0 25.1 2.7 9
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .4.9 14.6 19 17.4 17.0 155 1.1 15.1 9-


_/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car train. Thessse
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-switching hour by electrlo rail motor oare.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Excludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 158 reports representing 167 steam railways #

(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR EIGHT MOuTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST 1947 AND 1946


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1947 1946 1947 1945 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of Nfel and pover eherged to yard and train sertvce: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . .
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383 384. 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) .. .........
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . .
1-07. Total....... . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities conaued in yard witchinS service (Accounts 382. 383. and 181),
2-01. Coal by team 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) .
Qmantitit consumed to 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).... ....
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Account 39, 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 (kllowatt-houro)
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / ......
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trlans (equated net tons coal equvalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). .... .
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . .
4. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .......
-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 . . .
404. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced........
4-06. Gasoline purchpeed. .. ... ... ..
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purcheso 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 (ncl. 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 nd ras-olectric locomotives) 6/* .
7-0h. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/.. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile road passenger erlce:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ...
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$276 101 844
92 281 962
32 143 395
Sl 795 304
981 836
463 233
417 767 574

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216 586 845
78 562 4 33
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15 268 633
45 806 302
1 715 794 609
203 745 582
640 013 211
426 349
44 663
62 843 156

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568 976 7 5
170 641 892
558 122 772
2 118 791
459 104 143
8 138 626
651 343
12 366
20 019 345
71 610 886
2 906 615
63 984 911
498 664 722
2 043 385 746
31 537 550
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17 774 755
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34 375 769
19 550 234
3 971 294


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1 131 640
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590 760
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351 728 777
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$213 966 101
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1 462 675
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1 169 866
1 385 716
119 8B8 567
1 551 845 636
10 343 163

$129 348 804
7 073 692
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8 715 225
14 843 702
1 437 25t


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5 789 308
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1 918 985
209 971 591
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/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electrio motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
SIncludes all quanttites purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total court of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


4 Based on total coot of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SInoludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
SInoludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
# Exoludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1947---750188


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Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08584 0030 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT EOONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 158 reports representing 167 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 1947 AND 1946


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
SEPTEMBER 147


U.S. DEPOWTOM, SOUTHERN DISTRICT
U..DEP TO Y I UNITED STATES EASTERN UTHERN D WESTERN DISTRICT
TI1I POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1947 1946 1947 1946 19147 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 35 888 685 31 560 498 118 159 531 16 135 794 $3 154 853 22 367 130 $5 698 273 $5459 514 18 876 028 $7 598 060 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 12 381 287 9 677 387 99 597 6 79 114 211 67 753 12 167 479 9 602 855 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . .. 4 871 392 2 574 63 1 297 706 684 26 24 253 9 140 1131 222 594 505 2 418 211 1286 712 1-0
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). 1 946 719 1 814 990 1 611 335 1 543 273 131 715 77 651 71 039 63 821 132 630 130 245 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). ...... 122 748 115 508 27 652 24 662 1 478 1 954 2 612 2 942 91 006 85 950 1-0
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . 61 604 51 103 25 045 19 491 704 570 5 791 6 361 30 064 24 681 1-0
1-07. Total. . . ... 55272 435 45794 119 21 220 866 18414295 3 313 003 2456 445 7023148 6194 896 23 715418 18728483 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities conmed In yard switching service (Account 382. 383, and 38h),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .... .. 1 187 249 1 191 650 695 040 703 693 97 474 87 515 143 814 157 585 250 921 242 857 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ....... 25 073 915 26 448 224 129 524 65 438 602 561 551 521 24 341 830 i5 833 265 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) ........ 9 816 253 8 500 270 3 453 588 8 958 667 86 279 76 511 1 502 058 1 207 821 4 774 328 4 257 271 2-03
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ...........7 001147 6 701 371 6 608 63 6 419 464 124 895 148 976 267 616 132 931 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . .. .... 11 933 11 472 7 945 9 051 3988 2 421 2-O
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 2 343 1 968 625 682 21 20 561 167 1136 1099 2-09
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .1 796 979 1 755 976 864 495 847 929 102 807 92 675 203 834 212 539 625 843 602 833 2-07
Quantities consnaed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ... 5 405 031 5 496 450 2 391 197 2 442 191 439 167 401 753 890 871 974 366 1 683 796 1 67 813 2-09
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 209 980 665 201399 547 911 728 984 1 427 843 1313 780 207 641 094 200 084 78 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . ... 28 363 014 19 941 129 5 884 85 3 811 196 15130 8574 6 362 211 3144 070 16 102 814 12 977 28 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 76 434 421 71264 568 46036 228 44 986 300 18 210 93 14 871 300 12 187 257 11406 966 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . .... 41 63 49 426 2 206 4174 39 433 45 25 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 445 4 709 1278 1i29 9 35 1 005 331 3123 3045 2-1
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 7 58655 7 383 264 2 595 414 2 584 826 472 014 422 887 1032126 1059 991 3 486 701 3315 56C 2-1
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 176 443 1464 104 670 160 792 603 76107 80 031 186 520 240 593 243 656 350 877 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 63 291 270 81234 676 376 530 71 870 322 086 64 384 62 592 654 81098 42 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) ... 24 575 82 15 362 106 6 383 891 3389 076 192 69 54 07 6524 803 5 086 633 11 474 440 6 832 32 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 66 601258 73 391 346 64 090 818 6 778 962 92 083 99 193 2 418 357 4513 191 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 285874 262 816 66 14 5 2450 77 251 82 823 142 474 127 543: 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 49 654 423 48 595 007 44 137 560 43 359 770 5 20 663 5 136 831 96 200 98 406' 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) ....... 920 927 1090 204 183 098 208 055 11 943 19 795 24 075 27 676 701 811 834 67 B 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net ton coal equivalent) 72 597 75 862 40 394 39 903 239 397 5 028 4 782 26 936 30 780: 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .. 1 355 1 904 404 478 6 6 73 125 872 1295 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. 2 335 031 2 543 480 920 056 965 680 81 338 81 869 343 987 377 235 989 650 1118 6961 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons).. 8 308 673 9 336 916 4 145 007 4665 269 620 808 668 852 1 294244 1 590 980 2 248 614 2 411 815 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons) 428 202 383 384 129 305 104 949 5027 4 136 3656 5 913 290 214 268 386 3-02
3-0. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . 8 02 34 8 071 310 216 818 99975 2 70 240 63 18 68 743 7 738458 7 900 12 3-0
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . 6704 065 48470 355 16292331 11445655 363 32 157 46 14 04129 10688243 36 806606 26 179111 3-04
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) 240 639 63 238 213387 178 302312 180 634 543 25 469 381 21337 995 129812 12 093 771 23 886 723 24147 078 3-05
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . 4 241 217 3 998 116 1 610 213 1 388 704 171 771 123 584 367 250 344 033 2 091 983 2 141 795 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . .3. 121 680 $29 856 786 16 868 398 $15 650 386 *2 948 275 2 449 741 (5409 534 5 115 602 $7 895 473 $6 641 057 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2 897 410 2 214 038 903186 602 256 35 865 28 302 20 130 27 817 1 938 229 1555 663 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . .... 13 874 997 10 662 004 583 007 210 200 810 6 039 141 045 113 337 13 142 843 10 332 428 4-
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . 5 024 703 2 758 535 1 279 461 740 768 29 966 10 067 1075 786 650 786 2 639 490 1356 914 4-0O
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced ... .. 2 406 583 2 202 265 1 780 139 1 672 142 234 572 164 127 183 648 167 110 208 224 198 886 4-05
4-06. Gasoline purchased . . 587 307 459 727 245 241 177 720 19 508 11 334 67 054 55 092 255 504 215 581 4-06.
AVERAGES
5. Avesrge cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production; :/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). .. 3.99 3.20 4.07 .3 7 .66 .18 .22 3.1 2.75 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .. .... 6.77 .7 8 5.4 13 5.51 70 26.8 5.80 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . ..2 1.0 820 2.45 .23 *165 11.70 $1.31 5-03
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . 7.44 5.69 7.85% 6.47% 8.24 6.40 7.66% 6.09% 7.17% 5.18 5-04
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .. 1.000 0.924 0.9981 0.926 0.9210 0.769 1.415 1.3820 0.872 0.824 5 5-05
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . .. .13.85 iI.50% 15.23 12.80o 11.36 9q.17 18.265 16.01 12.21% 10.07% 5-0b
6. Unit cost of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . ... 44.62 13.87 14.83 (4.10 (5.15 $4.16 (4.67 3.98 $4.07 $3.34 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ... $1.74 *1.32 $2.95 $2.10 -2. 0 $. $1.73 1.31 6-02
6-0 Diesel fuel per gallon. . .... 7.73 5.84. 8.226. 08.30 67.82 6.24 7 5.32 6-0
6-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . 0.975 0.908 1.002 0.94 1 0.720 0.51~ 1.281 1.207 0.886g 0.866 6-
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . .. 12.60 10.03 14.310 11.15% 12.38% 9 87% 10.85% 10.63% 12.21% 9.740 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam looomotives). . 822 821 80 803) 94 913 829 838 830 834 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 58.1 57.10 40.76 37 73 77.9 58.0056.90 7-02
7-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 92 5.68 5. 5.62 5.P 6.5 6. 54 6.11 6.02 7-03
7-04. Kiloatt-hours (electric locomotive) ........ 104 98 102 97- 1 11 134 102 7-04
7-0. Gallon of gasoline (gasoline and g-alectric locootives) 6/ 7.0 6 7 9.0 5.9 7-0
7-G0. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) .5/ /. 718 721 18 721 930 899 713 747 692 691 7-06
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-iles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) ... 1114 116 119 119 78 79 12 126 115 11 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (stea locomotives) . 7.9 8.16 28.99 28.11 7.5 7.39 7.91 8.16 -02
6-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 2.7 1.7 1.6 1.4 1.6 1.6 8-03
8-04 Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. 28.40 27.02 23.84 22.49 46.92 53.31 32.78 31.88 8-o
6-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 107 109 113 114 81 81 115 119 106 108 8-05
9. Puel and power consumed per passenger-train cat-sile roadpassenger service
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .. .18.9 17.8 17.9 17.1 18.0 17.3 19.5 17.5 22.0 20.1 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 1.00 0.96 2.11 8.00 1.19 1.70 1.00 0.95 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.27 0.27 0.27 0.28 0.33 0.27 0.29 0.28 0.27 026 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .... 35 3.3 35 3 6 9-04
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) 1112.0 9. 8.9 4.9 17.8 7.5 74 .2 2 9-05
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) 15.1 14.9 14.14.3 17.9 17.3 15.9 16.0 15.1 15.09-
81~: qute puI I I I I I Lartr~n) 1 -~


1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distllate oonsused 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 hower 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 eleotrio rail motor oars.
S Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor care.
f Exludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. Filed no report.


UNIV. OF FL Li.
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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 158 reports representing 167 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEBER 1947 AND 1946


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1947 7 1946 19196 197 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946


$311 990 530
104 663 249
37 014 787
17 742 023
1 104 584
524 837
473 040 010

11 434 140
241 660 760
88 378 746
66 666 612
140 531
19 790
17 085 809
51 211 333
1 925 775 274
232 108 596
716 447 63
467 988
50 108
70 429 411

11 962 748
632 268 028
195 217 721
624 724 030
2 404 665
508 758 566
9 059 553
724 299
13 720
22 354 380
79 919 561
3 334 817
72 006 245
566 177 109
2 284 025 385
35 778 675
(277 691 249
20 672 165
113 813 346
39 401 016
21 956 817
4 558 601


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train services Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 362 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 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 n yard switching service (Accounts 382. 383, and 38h),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) .. ........ ..
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. ......
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . ... .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tone coal equivalent) .
Quantities conasmed 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) .
Qnantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equad net tonl coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). ..
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-0. Fuel oil purchased (barrels)..............
30. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .
3-05Electric current purchased and produced (kiloatt-houre).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons).. ....... ..
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase nd production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines .. ....... ..
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .. ...
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . .
4-04.Diesel fuel purchased ..................
4-0. Electric current purchased and produced .. ... ....
4-0. Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average colt 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 . .
5-0N Gasoline per gallon .. .........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (ino1. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-0. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ..
6-05. Gasoline per gallon. . ..
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. ilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/. .....
7-05. Oallons of gasoline (asolne and gas-electric locomotives) j/
7-0h. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/. ..
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives). .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ...
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train oar- ile road passenger semcel
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 electricc locomotives) ..
9-0 Equated pounds of fuel motor-oar trains). .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$279 526 551
80 894 28 5
20 706 611
16 473 03
1074 04
424 101
399 098 626

10 782 44
242 684 78
74 760276
64 020 427
110 090
16 048
15770064
48 966 510
1799 610 323
174 461 44
658 666 731
640 186
40 444
65 674 927

14 843 576
785 395 063
122 960 43
693 702 185
2120 52
507 563 572
10 488 037
744 101
15 326
24 655 056
79 668 429
3 082 38
73 284 949
400199 134
2 274 140 768
35 457 984
$243 822 888
16 997 839
88 198 491
21130 449
20 206 957
3 755 33


$164 794 095
683 59C
9 061 461
14 910 Old
222 978
224 435
189 896 581

6 844 974
951 461
31 257 435
62 881 305
107 127
6 489
8 382 478

23 652 849
5 429 211
44 230178
445 505 426
15 726
12 425
25 265 442

6 885 506
3 704 060
42 090 145
600 004 982
570 863
455 553 969
1 645 973
409 661
4 480
8 812 042
40 752 329
1 299171
1 602 534
136 189 200
1 730 147 948
11 953 276

$146 217 202
7 976 878
3 947 822
9 995 230
16 623 841
1 682 499


9142 816 588
38 88C
5 588 87 5
13 982 39 3
229 917
184 065
162 840 718

6 274 369
685 86C
26 982 57 5
60 933 422
67 756
6421
7 581 142
22 195 75 5
984
33 929 366
424 205 482
57 810
12 069
23 466 249

7 479 671
201794
27 665 08 3
647 255 6094
470143
456 689 225
1 963283
413 725
4545
9050 562

39 412 819
1191694
1157 481
99 112 34 U
1 748 757 415
11533109

$125 998 351
6 678 601
2 267 749
5 914 342
15 415 757
1 384 190


$25 791 116

156 709
1067 435
15064
5 525
27 035 849

882 423
792 223

184
931675
4 056 262

140 385
171 929 118
329
4 347 262
737 208

1124 161
798 651

141 335
2 827
46
769004
6 410 116
43 987

235 440 972
1433 456
(25 865 565
305 258
90 098
172 553
1 898 355
155 006


$19 607 605

59 076
682 267
22 476
4685
20 376109

758 020
553 409

185
795 347
3 395083

51 792
135 791 048
317
3 589 792
772 447

299 993
1 267 986

223770
4 477
68
785 419
5 624 347
41 097
11752634
194 340 73
1307 756
$19 293 662
254 09
60 864
73 184
1411239
117 113


$52 564 147
1 373 053
9 326 746
666 700
27 251
61 617
64 019 514

1 511 011
6 373 437
13 236 633
1 516 609
4 614
2 086 298
9 234 437
17 407 361
52 559 481

9 926
10 539 678

1 943 659
7 476129
59 631 751

580 879
52 306 597
264 905
46 752
866
3 446 877

13 292 829
39 584
935644
131 429 751
119 089 284
3 319 555

(46 934 551
204 693
1 917 733
9 436 661
1 684 668
570 610


f53 118 823
981 25 5
4 840 59
608 479
33 303
55 469
59 637 924

1 567 891
6233232
10 748 76C
1 513 522
1525
2059 273
9 718 055
19106 334
27 135 891

3108
10 505 697

2 566 593
3090 461
43 495 664

746 664
49 938 048
305 032
48141
1193
3762 994
14 750 837
118000
927 028
86 159 027
113 489 14 7
3 320 747
$46 157 800
462 586
1 413 413
4 857 881
1559 498
495040


$ 68 841 168
102 606 606
18 469 871
1 097 870
839 2S1
233 260
192 088 066

2 195 732
234 335 862
43 092 455
2 268 698
33 404
8 503
5 685 358
14 267 785
1 902 938 702
135 178 552
99 013 086
452 262
27 426
30 277 025
2 396 375
621087 835
92 371 664
23 920 397
1 252 923
898 OOC
7 007 34C
265 055
8 328
9 326 457
19 464 287
1 952 075
69 433 721
296 275 341
199 347 181
19072 386

$58 673 911
12 185 356
107 857 695
19 796 572
1 749 953
2 150 486


$63 983 535
79 874 150
10 218 065
1199 891
788352
179 882
156 243 87 5

2 18216 5
235 765 694
36 475 532
1 573483
42 334
7917
5 334 302
13 657 617
1 780 503 005
113 344 39 e
98 670 201
582 37 6
24 95C
28113189
4 024 865
782 102 808
51499 695
45 178 505
903 721
936 299
7 995 952
277 758
9 520
11056 081
19 880 426
1 731597
71171920
213 752 125
217 553 468
19 296 372

$52 373 07 5
9 608 557
84 456 465
10 285 042
1 820 463
1758 995


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3.o6

5.286
0.889
10.596


13:

9.560
59489
59.8
5.99
o00
o.95
7409

123
8.42
1.6
27.91
115
17.8
0.95
0.2
3:5
125.1
15.1


2.46

14.080



7.
o.95 1
12.

841
36.97
5.63
105
8.5
753

127
33.81
1.6
24.21
121

18.8
3.07
0.28
3l5o
105.6
15.6


63.20
15.60
(1.96
5.970
0.882#
12.00d


6.129
0,8600
11.01%

825
32.18
5.82
99
8.2
740

126
28.11
1.6
23.78
120

17.3
2.80
0.28
3.4
10.1
14.7


4.04
t.62
7.56%
0.8o06
10.810



0.618%
614-54


10.66%

977
5.61

957

84

2.3
49.18
86
18.6
la.
0.33
14.3
18.5


I IU -


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


P.43
.:18


8.96

$3.98

6.-41
10.04%
942
sa




5.58

931

84


50.9i
86

17.5
0.27

17.6
17.5


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7.18I
1.4154
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7.400
1.2390
10.29
892
74.23
Sl

774

137
7j!2

123

19.5
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0.29


1.374%
1.13
0.92






75.





7.56
1.7








17.1
181

781

134
7.58
1.5
127

17.4
1.16
0.29


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1l.55




36.6
11.28R




0.8710
11.200

871
60.92
6.24
137
5.3
719

122
8.21
1.6
31.914
110
22.6
1.03
0.28
4.2
25.7
16.0


2.63
.55
.19
4.81%
o.837%
9.12%





9.14
866
59 .6V

113
5.
70;

124
8.4
1.6i
31.91
112

19.0
0.9
2.6
., :


5-01
5-02
5-0N
5-o0


6-01
5-o5


6-01
6-o2
6-01
6-05
7-01
7-02
7-01
7-o0
7-05
7-06

9-01
9-02
8-0o

9-o04
9-05
9-01
9-02


9-0o


Based on total boost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Include kilowatt-hours oonsumed per yard-sitohing hour by electric rail motor cara.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Exoludes Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad. FileU no report.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1947-0-750188


I I I II I - i I


3.47
5.20
1.58
6.96%

1.
0.9261







663
61 .0

107
7
752

122
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114

19.6
1.0
7*5
752





122

0.28

15.9


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Subject to revision





\ i... ...


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


ll3 122IIIllI019l 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 156 reports representing 167 steam railways i
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TH; : MONTH OF OCTC;'ER 19L7 A:ND 1946


1 I iTri I I


I -; I I
ITEM
ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . .
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 33, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) .. ....
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . .
1-07. Total....... . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382. 383. and 3SL).
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) .
nQantities consumed in road freight service (Acounts 39l. 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 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-hours)
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) 1/ .......
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .. .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) ....
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ......
-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-o3. 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) ....
5-0. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .
5-4. 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-awitohing locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-0: Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/. .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasollei and gas-olectric locomotives) 6.
7-0. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/ ....
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles Tincluding
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-lUe road passenger semrvce
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


r I I I + I +


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$4.01
6.73
51.76
7.54%
1.000o
13.58s

t4.66
11.76
7.850
o.971l
12.51/

837
58.92
6.06
103
B.4
729

117
8.00
1.6
28.24
109

19.3
1.0?
0.28
3I?
15.


39 497 233
13 363 466
5 430 248
2052 063
131 777
65 943
60 540 730

1310 967
27 417 977
10 406 417
7 430 671
16 476
2 354
1963 613
5 975 906
i26 552 677
31 602 699
84 750 019
53 412
5 999
8 372 962

1196 878
62 948 316
26 811 503
66 314 056
322 627
52 929 823
983 304
79 346
1 417
2 416 783
9148 489
396 777
8 407 988
75 642 536
L52 779 555
4 368 809

336 725 330
2 669 024
14 771395
5 730 271
2 526 590
593 258


53. ?3
5.70
$1.31
5.67%
O. 894%
11.630

23.91
$1.3?
5.950
0.8 '8,,


58. 42
800

5.99
979
732

119

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18.2
0.99
0.28
31.4
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15.3


WESTERN DISTRICT


SI 1 *I I *I*I 4-I


g19 769 286
104 833
1 456 670
1703128
29 091
29 439
23092 047

765 049
136 644
3 759 435
6 941038
11 777
785
948 227
2 647 550
881 b45
6 568 465
51 646 714
2 241
1 526
2 873 560

686 001
400 333
6 761182
63 834 558
78 SOC
47 237 677
198 035
43 726
431
950 219
4 609 559
107 756
214 021
18 292 816
187 852 702
1557 212
$18 941 144
726 131
582 853
1453 438
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234 03E


4.11
6.74

7.950
1.o002
15.030

($4.8?
$3.10
8.494
1.0o it
13.72d
817
41.29
5.7R
101
9.2
729


121
30.24
1.6
2Z.74
114

18.1
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0.28

3.9


717 711 119
4 558
738 263
1 567 112
27 623
22 050
20070 72b

770 744
76 945
3 246 181
6811795
11 805
727
929 469
2688 392

4091617
49 682 380
1274
1 406
2 841187

823 702
18 614
3 451 181
71077 464
60 082
49 329 954
196 793
44 951
516
1004 717

4 860 789
110 025
116 747
11 996 529
195 942 667
1462 024
-16 504 818
597 513
243 256
778 061
1 746 530
191 529


$3 491 754

25 442
138 941
1363
774
3 658 274

103 056

83139

22
108 197

482 696
16 918
19 098 929
39
519 123

79 117
196 784
68 455

10 935
218
5
84 342
707 458
4 672
3163
376 599
26 787 221
197 358

$3 403 473
34 171
8 915
34 421
254 63C
22 45"


$2 585 224

10 713
86038
2 231
540
2 684 746

95 938

81 01
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20
101 402

442 478
9046
15 904 65

35
465 722

83 507

62 047
128744

22 972
459
6
85 662
703 322
4630
3 891
180 931
22 589 077
174 073
$2 549 874
30 501
9 331
11 779
170 780
16 300


$6 605 923
122 661
1174 937
72 417
3136
7 433
7 986 507

170 308
628 722
1546 660
162 672
693
232 576
1020588
1578 658
6 978 707

1 302
1177 641

194 652
309 695
6 587 549

97 319
5 585 746
29 295
695
99
350 972

1 444 122
4 418
97 030
16 345 143
12 649 100
420 285

36 127 652
24 730
216 380
1 246 334
183 080
70 3 11


6 025 109
82 447
686 263
65 583
3 277
5 300
6867 979

178 597
629 171
1 338 363
170 381
133
240 053
1088 577
1638 539
3 778 724

527
1 193 139

248 527
90 185
5 506777
72 823
5 442 041
31 022
5 118
86
388 549

1691 307
8 906
73 811
11030 978
11 764 328
452 524

$5 543 821
40 144
119 363
685 486
167 883
70 756


$9 630 270
13135 972
2 772 999
137 577
98 187
28 297
25 803 302

272 554
26 652 611
5 016 983
326 961
4 699
854
674 813
1 825 072
226 092 474
18038 609
14 004 376
51 171
3 132
3 802 638

237 108
62 238 288
13 265 983
2 411 043
140 808
106 400
745 038
29 707
882
1031 250
2 387 35
279 931
8093768
40 627 978
25 490 532
2 193 956

$8 252 861
1883 986
13 963 247
2 996078
207 201
266 452


I I I I I I I I I


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.os0
6.49%
0.8910
13.i10

14. 14
I.oo
6.900
6.80o
o. A86
13.166
806
31.90
5.73
95
9.5
728

121
1.6
22.67
116

17.5
0.28
3.4
9.4
14.7


$4.81
7.31
$2.82
9.14U
o.9510
11.38%

$5.25
8.570
0.72,%
l".460
944

5.27

925

80
2.9
47.51
83
18.5
0.34
14.6
18.4


3.63
2.40
6.510
0.7560
9.360

84.16

7.04o
0.-37%
9.71

93'4

5.55

926

83
1.6
55.55
85

17.5
0.29
17.6
17.5


94.24
(5.60
2.23
1.4417
16.73%

14.77
2'.05
7.72
1. o04
10.70o

870
72.98
6.94
169

745

131
7.37

118

19.7
1.26
0.29
8.4
15.9


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6 .62
6.21l
1.4270
15.640

`3.98
l1.47
6.42P
1.1, 9?
10.56h,

877

76:67
175

778

131
7.33
1.5
123

17.7
1.13
0.28

8.0
15.9


$3.46
6.73








12.26%
$1.73
7.137
0.8134













1195
1?. io

842
565.78
14o
7.1
7012

119
7.98
1.6
33.07
108

23.s
1.01
0.?28
4.1
25.8
15.6


__ __ .1 0 I J S __ _


1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-oar trains. Those
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 coot of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by eleotrio rail motor oare.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
# Excluded Toledo, Peoria and Western Railroad.


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

OCTOBER 147


ITEM
NO.


Z8 529 147
10426 632
1391 680
140 869
96 242
25 604
20610 174

269 066
28 172 708
4 480 211
185 924
5 393
822
655 625

1869 978
218 975103
13 07 787
13 072 790
59 159
3595
3 658 768

354 620
83 715 281
7 398 484
4 829 224
119 191
88 464
867 273
31 238
908
1160 615

2812 505
283 202
8 336 446
28 685 864
26 463 618
2 298 171

17 930 642
1649174
10 822 619
1468 682
209 452
231 642


2.82
5.82
1.30
5.12%
0.7910
10.06

S3.4?
$1.32
5.3
0.7753


837
58.?p
6.01




112
5.6
700o.







0.99
0.27
1.85
15.5


$34 850 599
10 513 637
2 826 919
1859 602
129 373
53 494
50 233 624

1314 345
28 878 824
9145770
7 168 100
17 198
1702
1926 549
6089425
220 613 642
21687174
78659 828
60 433
5563
8 158 816

1 510 356
83 824 080
16 418 489
76 035 432
252 096
54 860 459
1118 058
81 766
1 51t
2639 543

10 067 923
406763
8 530 895
51 894 302
256 759 690
4 386 792
,32 529 155
2 317 332
11194 569
2 944 008
2 294 645
510 227


I I








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


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


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


Compiled from 158 reports representing 167 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER 1947 AND 1946


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

19"'7 19L6 1947 1946 1947 j 196 1947 1946 1977 1946


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 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 386),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). .. ..
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-0 Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tone coal equivalent).. .
Quantities consamed in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons).. .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consued 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 train (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hour) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) .. ..
2-22. Total fuel by otor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-2. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). .
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-0 Fuel oil purchased (barrels).. ........
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .......
-05Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-houre).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) ..... ..
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines .. ....... ..
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .. ...
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . .
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
406. Gasoline purchased .. ........ ..
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: V/
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. Gesollne per gallon .. ..........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): V/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching 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) / .
7-05. gallons of gasoline (gasoline and ga&-electric locomotives) 6/.
7-Oh. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / 6/. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-aile 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) ..
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar trained) .. ....
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$351 487 762
118 004194
42 444 085
19 794 086
1 236 362
590 539
533 557 O20

12 745 107
269 078 737
98 814 136
74 097 283
157 007
22 141
19 052 054

57 187 239
2 154 328 151
263 711 295
801 197 651
5214 00
56 099
78 802 370

13 159 626
695 203 846
221 856 897
691 038 086
2 727 292
561 688 389
10 042 857
803 646
15 123
24 770 148
89 068 046
3 731 593
80 413 935
641 772 786
2 536 804 940
40 147 484

1314 416 579
23 341 189
128 562 220
45 128 193
24 483 410
b 151 860


8.4o
tl. ?6
7.03o
0.965%
l?.t;63



7.23j
0.9304
11.53
860
60.82
6.16
107
7.6
750

122
8.20
1.6
28.62
113
19.6
1.04
0.28
3.5
12.8
15.9


3314 361296
91 407 922
23 533 337
18 332 632
1 203 421
477 595
449 316 206

12 095 866
271 563 61
63 906 046
71188 527
127 28c
17 75C
17 695 6923
55 053 857
2 020 223 965
196 148 621
737 326 55S
700 619
46 OO
73 631666

16 353 87C
869 219 143
139 378 924
769 737 617
2 372 624
562 424 031
11 606 095
825 867
16 841
27 294 54C

89 736 352
3 489 151
81 815 844
452 093 436
2 530 900 45 u
39 844 776
,276 352 042
19 315 171
99 393 06C
24 074 457
22 50160
4 265 564


1.84 563 386
788 4 2
10 520 4 72
16 613 146
252 065
253 633
212 991129

7 610 023
1 088 105
35 045 845
69 822 343
118 904
7 27C
9 332 724
26 300 395
6 310 756
50 796 642
497 152 14C
17 961
13 942
28 138 995

7 571 507
4 104 392
48 725 864
663 839 54C
649 362
502 791 646
1 844 G0OS
453 38c
4 897
9 762 257

45 361 868
1 406 927
1 816 561
154 482 016
1 918 000 65C
13 510 4 8E
l165 158 346
8 703 015
4 530 675
11 448 661
18 505 52C
1 916 537


;160 527 699
43 43
6 326 946
15 549 505
257 540
206 115
182 911443

7 045 113
762 805
30 228 756
67 745 21 7
79 561
7149
8 510613
24 684 147
984
3d 020 983
473 687 6642
59 084
13 47
26 307 437

8 303373
220 400
31 116 264
718 333 156
530 225
506 019 179
2 160076
458676
5 060
10 055 280

44 273 00o
1 301 719
1 274 220
111 108 87 7
1 944 700 082
12 995133
'142 503 169
7 270 114
2 511005
6 69u 403
17 16Z 287
1 575 719


29 282 87C

162 151
1 206 376
164 27
6 295
30 694 122

985 4 78

875 362

206
1 039 872

4 538 95E

157 305
191 028 047

368
4 866 385

816 325
1 320 945
867 106

152 270
3 045
51
853 346

7 117 574
48 659
37 509
2 659416
262 228 193
630 814

.29 269 05
3394 09
99 007
206 974
2 152 -85
177 4 63


z22 192 629

69 7u9
768 305
24 707
5225
23 060 855

653 v58

634 424

205
896 74 9

3 837 561
60 838
151695 706

352
4 055 514

C55 954

562 040
1 596 750

246 74 2
4 936
74
C71081
6 327 669
45 727
32 411
1 356 565
216 929 81 5
1481 829

.21 043 536
284 596
70 195
04 963
1 582 01 9
133 41 3


J59 170 069
1 495 115
10 498 591
739 117
30 586
69 050
72 002 330

1 681 319
7 002 159
14 763 4 95
1 679 281
5 307
2 319 287
10 255 025
18 986 219
59 538 188

11 228
11 717 319

2 138 311
7 773 326
66 172 441

678 198
57 892 343
294 200
52 447
965
3 796 839

14 736 950
44 002
1 032 370
147 728 035
131 738 384
3 739 840

.'53 062 403
2294 23
2 133 514
10 679 901
1 867 748
640 922


?59 143 932
1 063 702
5 526 85 7
674 062
36 580
60 769
66 505 902

1746 488
6 662 403
12 087 123
1 683 903
1656
2 299 32 6

10 806 632
20 744 67 3
30 914 615

3635
11698 636

2 615 120
3 10 646
49 002 441

619 487
55 380 089
356 054
53 259
1279
4151543

16 442144
126 906
1000 639
97 190 005
125 253 475
3 773 271

451 701621
502 730
1 532 776
5 543 367
1 727 381
565 796


578 471438
115 720 656
21 242 870
1 235447
9374 73
261 557
217 869 446

2 460 286
260 9 8 4 73
48 109 4 36
2 59z 659J
35 105
9 355
6 360 171

16 09c 657
2 129 031 17u
153 217 161
113 017 4 64
503 4 33
30 500
34 079 067

2 635 4 85
68 326 127
10 637 047
26 3314 40
1 399 731
1 004 4 OU
7 752 57-
294 766
9 210
10 357 706

21 851 63u
2 232 00
77 527 4 89
336 SO > 1'.'
224 837 713
21 1260 42

^66 CVco 772
14 069 542
121 799 024
22 792 650
1 957 157
2 410 938


t72 496 636
90 300 782
11609 74
1 540 76U
t84 594
205 486
176 638 006

2 450 305
263 938 402
40 955 742
1759 407
47 727
8731
5 989 00

15 525 51 7
1 999 478 10c
127 152 185
111 742 991
641535
28 545
31 769 875

4 379 422
665 618 088
bd 698 17S
50 007 725
1 022 91 '
1 024 76;
0 663 222
308 996
10 42t
12 216 636

22 692 931
2 014 795
79 508 566
242 437 985
244 017 086
21594 543

'60 303 71 7
11 257 731
95 279 084
11 753 724
2 029 915
1 990 636


+ i+i i 4 1 4 .


$3.08
S.o21
5.y'

5.334
0.8890
10.7W%

13.76
$1.21
5.586
o.8560
9.668
846
59.69
5.99
100
7.0
739

122
6.41
1.6
27.87
115

17.8
0.95
0.28
3.5
12.8
15.1
15.1


13.62
16.19

7.4li%
o.9654
14.19%

84.145
02.88
7.7849
0.954
1?.735


37.7
5.82

8.6
750

16
33.28
1.6
24.16
120

3.01
0.28
3.5

15.5
10 2
l').^


$1.97
6.n0?
0.8s35
12.130


$3.99
o1e.8,
( :. O8

11. PO0


8.43


739

125
26.11
1.6
23.68
119

17.3
3.06
0.?8
3.4
10.0
14.7


/ 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.


I's.1;1
I" l
1'..96

7.78%
0. 8 ld
10.88c<



7.7i84
0.6O4d
10.794

975
5?.60


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63
2.4
49.01
86

18.6

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14.8
18.5


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0.7?29
9.004







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5.57

930

84

1.5
51-37
86

17.5
O. 7
0.27

17.6
17.5


$3.60
I.o7L
$2.07
7.234
. 184
17. 144




1. 14
10..3%
890
74.1I
6.93
179

771

136
7.90
1.6

123

19.6
1.09
0.29

8.0
16.3


13.14
13.96
$1.53
5.704e
1.3794
l4.99.4


13.85

1.181%
10.69L

874.
6.72
180

781

134
7.56
1.5

127
17.4
1.16
0.29

7.9
16.2


$3.06
S6. 30
$1.57
6.77%
0.870
11 .'7%

.'3.70

o.869

11.3o0

867
60.69
6.2?
137
5.5
717

122
8.38
1.6
32.08
110

22.7
1.03
0.28
4.2
15.7
15.9


$?.66
35.59
t1.20
4.850
0.832%
9. 224

3.264
1.01
5.0oc
0.6150
9.264

963
59.51
5.95
114
704

124
8.42
1.6
32.03
112

19.3
0.95
0.?7
3.6
'5.8
15.0


1-01
1-02
1-07
1-01
1-05
1-02
1-07

2-01
2-02
2-10
2-01
2-05
2-0
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-12
2-21
2-15
2-1
2-17
2-18
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
2-2
2-24

3-01
3-02
3-03
5-04
3-06
4-01
4-02
4-o0
4-04
4-0j
4-06.


Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor care.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
# Excludes Toledo, Peoria and W'eAtern abroad.
U. S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1947-0-750188


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111111 111111111 111111111INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08584 0345 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 159 reportss representing 168 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
OR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 1947 AND 1946


iI I I II


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-OF. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-0. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . .
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . .
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . .
1-07. Total....... . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Lccounts 382, 383, and 38L),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tone coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395. and 39).
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 connrmd 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 aotor-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: /
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 (klowatt-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 mine .. ..
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . .
-o4. 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 purchoep 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. Gesollne per gallon . .... ..
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton. .. .. .......
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour ... .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotive). . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ .
7-05. Gallon of gasoline (gasoline and gas-olectric locomotives) 6/. .
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/.. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (Including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04 Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotive) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Puel and power consumed per passenger-train car-alle roadpassenger services
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotive) .
9-O4. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotive) . .
9-0C. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car train) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

NOVEMBER 1547


WESTERN DISTRICT


1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946


$40 467 863
13 962 18
5 910 482
2064 493
127 635
69079
62 601 714

1332 194
28 578 280
10 799272
7 336 401
17 106
2279
2013 740
5 938 381
230 026 522
32 445 720
83 826 289
41 838
6 265
6 360 5Z4

1195 754
64158 626
27 570 841
68 215 519
314 528
56 163 960
911303
78 959
1 355
2 445075

9112 348
399 390
7 990 336
72 788 395
.57 103 068
4036 564
$37 626 931
2 794 877
14 567 931
6004 635
2 565 637
567 3 79


$33 782 941
10 706 963
2 920 87B
1887 795
124 246
50 400
49473 22

129017
29 481 321
9 371641
7 314 847
18 514
1 874
1 902 961
5 792 600
223 566 909
21690 567
77 918 500
50 821
4 991
7 869 654

1402 965
83 338 484
16 974 615
73 550 466
256 141
56 983 041
1071 258
82 574
1495
2 541040
7449 059
498 844
8155 632
52 516 880
257 220 247
3 774 032
$24 146 444
2 934 29!
10 625 394
3 079 422
2 338 o11
438 092


(20 419 353
99008
1 578 729
1 723168
31 171
30 841
23 882 270

776 734
132 792
3 957096
6 903 540
12 529
806
968 926
2 645 236
787 052
6 988109
51649 804
1 520
1 530
2 882 247

694 765
423 729
6 889 886
65 698 658
72 492
49 941 681
201185
45 806
453
966 028

4 459 588
117 540
205 288
17 748 271
192 591 829
1 377 001
(18 816 298
824 164
586 520
1506087
1 922 626
210 141


$17 429 742
4 519
752 182
1601 967
24 448
20 69C
19 833 540

766 434
76 306
3 293 943
6 969 814
12 543
755
926057
2 607 345
1066
4139 535
51506 484
1 561
1 310
2 762 147
771 34;3
17 558
3 430 306
69 333 610
62 419
51134 515
202 465
46 642
475
952 066

3 767 074
144 846
130 841
12 387 803
L98 796 716
1192 603
$12 704 613
864 211
270 773
812 183
1 801 ,93
157 803


$3 766 371
27 143
139 526
1 102
747
3 934 889

106 130
90 836

21
111 761
506 114

14 179
19 449 426

39
537 111

81 496
201 432
104 106

8 376
168
86 872

879 251
4 905
3 548
334 112
27 127 442
128 58S

( 4 400 545
36 16S
10 480
31 313
243 80C
18 784


$2 390 257
11 364
72 850
2 144
566
2477 181

90 023
85 721

23
95 806
382 914

14 082
13855 973

35
4035121
80 946
63 064
142 775

21 981
440
5
83 137
669 985
4 020
3 513
185 117
20460 566
132 619

$2 491 211
27 325
7764
11 955
156 253
12 944


46 870 142
144 073
1 238 43L
72 286
2 353
7397
8 334 683

171 668
659 404
1 592 207
166 302
466
239147
1043 724
1 854 159
6 518 19

1 425
1194 730

193 663
295 220
0 788 700

91 001
6 129 879
21 813
5 763
81
352 622
1 492 5826
3 255
87 727
13 285 042
12 957 551
348 331
(6 357 287
19 670
226 707
1102 237
185 518
59 727


$6027 619
122 252
719 084
76C54
3446
5 923
6 954 376

173 592
789 494
1396 693
167 942

179
226 546

1087 919
2 261 106
4044 981

506
1 200 654

238 117
479 607
5 632 445
71 699
5 732 526
30 086
5252
95
383 326
1 164 900
5046
86 147
11675 274
12 662 974
3c9 324
$3 828 172
24 652
141 126
718 121
170 926
53 7 5


$9 411 971
13 719 107
3066 178
129 513
93 009
30 094
26 449 872

277 662Z
27 786 084
5 159 133
266 559
4 577
986
693 906
1743 307
227 385 311
18 925 242
12 727 059
40 318
3 271
3 746 436

225 830
63 439 677
13 690 823
2 412 755
151 035
92 400
679 927
27 222
815
1039 553

2 280 927
273 69C
7 693 773
41 420 s7C
24 420 240
2182 642

$8 052 797
1 914 866
13 744 224
3 364 99E
213 692
278 721


i I I t


.13
7.00
1.82
8.250
0. 998%
14.o60


:1.82"
8.31%
0.9581
1).15%
891
64.02
6.47
108
8.0
778

127
8.62
1.6

17
20.0
1.09
0.29
3.6
1 i 7
16.1 i


3.24
5.88
61.33
5.86M
0.909W
11.61.


1.:341
6.05%
0.8750
10.890

19
6o.1
6.27
100

T;82

126
8.70
1.6
27.65
118

18.7
1.05
0. 2


4.22
7.01
62.86
8.490
0.998%
15.26;


r4.96
(3.09.
8.82%
0.9890
14.480

867


774i


129
33.60
1.6
24.89
121
18.9
2.89
0.29
3*6
10.9
15.5


3.37
5.90
2.07
6.56%
0.906%
13.230

4.20
:2.00
6. Z4
0.895%
11.29%

836
31.89
5.92
99
9.5
752

127

1.6
23i65

17.8
0.a
10.5
14.9


(5.oo

m2.95
0.899
14.61
79.37



#5.43
& 86%
o.714#
13.15%
1008
6.08

992

88
Ss
2.9
48.98
90
19.4

0.36
14.4
19.3


(3.72
16.80
12.21
6. 46
0.764%
9.760

64.32

6.980
0.5200
9.750
968

5.72

953

91
2.2
55.54
93
18.4

0.22

16.3
18.2


.26
6.:05
52.58
8.30o
1.4322
17.154




1.1445
10.79%
910
73.06
7.31
192

790


7139
1.6

123
19.8
1.13
0.29
8.8
15.9


(.29
.88
1.64
6.15%
1.350%
16.32%

74.oe


1i.45
884
74.09
7.03
188

752

136
7.51
1.6

127
18.3
1.16
0.28

8.5
16.0


$3.53
S7.00
1.79
8.120
0.875%
12.77%



8.08%
0.836
12.83%
910
63.98




133

8.0
1.7
33.1is
116
24.8
1.09
0 1

1:.5


A .1 __ J __ .1 __ L __ __ _J_ _


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


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


ITEM
NO.


1-01
1-02
1-0O
1-06
1-07

2-01
2-02
2-03
2-04
2-05
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-14
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
4-0
4-04
4-05
4-06.


$7 935 323
10 580 19
1436 246
136 924
94 208
23 221
20 208 116

260 126
28 615 521
4595084
177 091
5 971
917
654 552

1 714 422
21 304 737
13491969
12 556 051
49 260
3 134
3 503 732

312 559
82 841 319
7 848 800
4073 868
121 623
116000
816 724
30 240
920
1122 509

1847 100
344 930
7 935 131
28 268 68b
25 307 991
2119486
$5 122 448
2028 107
10 405 731
1537 163
208 837
213 59


$2.77
$5.88
(1.31
5.44f
0.825%
10o.o08



5.520
0.8090
10o.80
880
60.55
6.33

730

132
8.71
1.7
32.19
117
22.1
1.05
0.30
3.9
27.2
16.4








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 159 reports representing168 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER 1947 AND 1946


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 96 1947 1946 1947 1946


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train services Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounta 382 and 394) .
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). .......
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396).
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 39 .
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). .. ......
1-07. Total . . ......
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
quantities conaumed In yard witching service (Accounts 382. 383, and 381),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantltie consumed In road passener service (Accounts 39, 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 (gallon). . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hour). .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) ,/ .. ...
2-22. Total fuel by eotor-car trains (equated net tons coalequivalent)
2-2. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24.Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) ....
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) ......
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ...........
-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . ..
4. Total colt of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production;
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines. .............
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .....
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . .
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-06. Gasoline purchased ... . ...
AVERAGES
5. Average colt of all fuel and pover at point of purchase and production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. ......
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .. .......
5-3. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . ..
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon. . ..
5-05. Electrlo current per kilowatt-hour . ...
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .. . ..
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . ..........
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .. ..........
6-03. 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) .
7-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ .
7-05. GOllon of gasoline (gasoline and gas-olectric locomotives) 6/
7-Oh. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 6/.. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . ..
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ..
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-aile 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) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$392 02 673
131 966 382
48 354 567
21 850 579
1 363 997
659 old
596 232 blo

14 079 659
297 657 017
109 613 410
81 433 684
174113
24 4 21
21 068 155
63 143 693
2 384 354 673
296 157 015
885 023 940
563 23
62 364
87 180 967

14 355 380
759 362 472
249 427 736
759 253 605
3 041 820
617 852 349
10 954 160
882 605
164 78
27 215 223
98 197 064
4 130 983
88 404 4 49
714 575 251
2 794 192 237
44 197 4 22

$ 352 101 317
26 13o 096
143 130 951
51 133 907
27 056 4 58
5 721 682


$3.59
16.33
61.62
7.16#
0.968%
12.95%

r4.28
1.61

11.67

863
61.12
107
6.1

7.6
752

122
8.24
1.6
28.69
113
19.6
1.04
0.28

1258
15.9


4348 153 40
102 114 686
26 454 210
20 220 427
1 327 66
527 93
498 798 ,4

13 586144
301 044 93
93 277 687
70 503 374
145 802
19 624
19 598 752
60 847 275
2 243 790 674
217 839 188
815 245 067
75144 0
50 994
81 702 13o

17 757020
952 557 627
156 353 539
b43 2U8 083
2 628 765
619 407 07 2
12 677 353
908 441
18 331
29 635 764
,7 185 411
3 984 843
89 971 477
504 610 31
2 7UU 128 705
43 618 UO
$300 4 98 4U
2i2 241620
110 218 454
27 153 b79
24 839 01 3
4 703 0o6


$204 982 739
887 4 31
12 099 202
18 336 514
283 240
264 4 74
236 873 4 00

8 366 757
1 220 897
39 002 941
76 725 883
131 4 33
8 077
10 301 651
2d 945 635
7 097 808
57 786 752
548 801 944
19487
15 473
31 021 246
8 266 272
4 520 122
55 615 750
729 538 198
721 U5o
552 733 327
2 045 194
499 194
5 350
10 728 285

49 821 4 76
1 524 4 67
2 021 849
172 230 287
2 110 592479
14 887 4 89


$183
9
12
20
2


974 644
527 209
117 194
954 755
428 147
126 676


$177 966 810
47 957
7 079 126
17 151 472
281 988
226 749
202 754 104

7 811648
839 111
33 522 699
74 715 031
92 104
7903
9 436 771
27 492 310
2050
42 160 516
525 394 346
60 645
14 787
29 070 400
9 074 901
237 966
34 546 570
787 666 966
592 644
557 153 694
2 362 541
505 316
5 530
11007 529

48 040 682
1 446 565
1 405 069
123 496 680
2143 496 798
14 187 736
(155 207 782
S124 327
2 781 77 b
7 504 58o
1 964 280
1 733 522


433 049 241

209 294
1 345 902
17 529
7 046
34 629 012

1 091 609
966 198

227
1 151 633

5 045 072

1714 82
210 477 473

407
5 403 4 96

897 821

1 522 377
971 212

160 648
3 213
57
940 21E
7 996 825
53 564
41 057
2 993 52E
289 355 635
1 759 4 03

633 669 607
375 57E
1094 87
238 287
2 396 785
196 247


$24 583 086

81 153
841155
26 851
5 791
25 538 036

943 981
720 145

228
992 555

4 220 475

74 920
165 551 679

387
4 458 635

956 900
425 104
1 539 505

268 723
5376
79
954 21 0
6 997 654
49 74 7
35 924
1 541682
237 390 381
1614 440

$24 334 747
311 921
77 959
96 91 6
1 738 27 2
146 357


$66 040 211
1 639 18
11 737 023
811 4 03
32 741
76 447
80 337 013

1 852 987
7 661 563
16 375 700
1 845 583
5 773
2 558 4 34
11 298 749
20 840 378
66 056 378

12 653
12 912 049

2 331 974
d 068 546
72 961 141
769199
64 022 228
316 013
56 210
1 046
4 149461
16 229 532
47 257
1 120 103
161 013 077
144 695 935
4 08d 171

$59 419 690
249 101
2 360 221
11 782 139
2 053 266
700 649


165 171550
1 185 954
6 245 4 i
750 116
40 026
66 69;
73 460 280

1 920 080
7 651 897
13 484 016
1 651 84
1837
2 525 872
11 694 551
23 005 979
34 959 596

4 141
12 699 490

3 053 237
3 660 2-3
54 634 886
891386
61 112 615
366 142
58 511
1 374
4 534 671
17 607 044
131954
1 086 986
105 665 279
137 916 449
4 102 595
$55 529 794
527 382
1673 902
6 261488
1 698 309
619 546


?87 9574 62
129 439 763
24 309 04
1 364 960
1 0304 87
291 651
244 393 391

2 748 306
288 774 557
53 268 571
2 862 218
42 680
10 344
7 0564 37

17 854 237
2 356 416487
172 142 403
125 744 523
543751
33 831
37 844 176

2 859 213
746 765 804
119 320 4 70
28 744 195
1 550 70o
1 096 800
8 432 305
321 98o
10 025
11 397 259

24 149 231
2 50o 695
85 221 4 40
370 338 355
249 54U 188
23 462 359

$75 037 376
1 984 208
135 544 049
26 158 726
2 178 260
2 698 108


$ 50 451 961
100 t80 975
13 047 993
1 477 C 84
978 b60
28 6707
197 046 122

2 710 435
292 553 923
45 550 627
1 36 496
53 696
9656
6 643 554
17 239 939
2 220 782 845
140 644 154
124 299 042
690 795
31 679
35 273 611

4 691982
94u 659 408
66 746 979
54 081 ol
1 144 735
1140 763
9 u79 947
339 .36
11 34 C
13 339 146
24 540 031
2 556 :7 7
67 443 496
270 706 675
269 3o-5 077
23 714 02Z

$65 426 16b
13 277 990
105 684 815
13 290 886
2 238 752
2 204 231


1-01
1-02
1-04

1-01


2-02
2-06
2-07
2-01
2-02
2-09


2-10
2-05
2-06
2-07
2-01
2-09

2-10
2-11
2-12
2-17
2-14

2-19

2-21
2-17
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
2-2
2-24

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


I I I I i 4 1 T


!3.09
5.58
1.23
5.)3S1
0.8910
10.78#









100
.78




740
1.2
5.63)#






2.858s
9.78#


6.02



100

7.1
740



1.6

15.2


0.28
3.5
15.2


/ 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 produod, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.


3.69
6.25
7 .5 25
o.968%
14. 29%

$4.50
,2.90
7.9o0
0.961
12.90%
841
38.04
S io
8.6
753

127
33.32
1.6
24.23
120
18.8
3.00
0.28
3.5
10.2
15.5


$3.23
:5.623
:11.98
6.08o
0.885#
12.22%

4.01
$1.87
6.739
0. 8820
11. P21
824
32.13
5.82
99
8.5
740

126
58.57
1.6
23.68
120

17.4
3.18
0.28
3.4
10.1
14.7


14.21
7.01
2.67
7.96#
0.828%
11.15%

$4.70
#-70
7.87
0.6)?31
10.91%

977
5.64

957

84

2.4
49.ol
87
18.6
0.34

14.4
18.6


$3.48
6.27
2.17
6.294
0.732#
9.07%

$4.03

6.651
0.50o)
9.99%
944

5.59

933

84

1.6
51.69
86

17.6
0.26

-:


93.66
5.27
52.11
7.32%
1.419




7.520
i.2 es
10o. 6

891

6:9'1
180

773

136
7.86
1.6

123

19.6
1.09

8.1
16.1


3.15
:4.00
1.54
5.751
1.376
15.10%

13.86
6.0oi
1.1910
10.930
876

7.7
181

778

134
7.55
1.5
127

17.5
1.16
0.28

8.0
16.2


$3.11
I6.38
1.59
6.910
o.8730
11.50%
13:11


7.020
o.861l
11.43%

872
60.99
6. 2
1 3



123
8.22
1.6
32.18
110

22.9
1.04
0.28
4.2
16.0


Ii I IIII J


es


$2.67
$5.63
1.21
4.910
0.831%
9.30%


13.26
1.22
5.14%
0.8140
9.39%
864
59.61
5.9







112
32.


19.3
0.96
0.27
2;
1 :1!


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


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1948-0-750188


I I







Subject to revision


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


II IIl II IIIIIIIII1 |1111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
S 1262 08584 0493 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


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


U,":.'. OF FL L:U.







U.S. DEPO'TOY'


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . .
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383 384, 395, and 396)* .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394. ........
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . .
1-07. Total....... . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantitte consumed In yard witching service (Accounts 382. 383. and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . ... .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ..
QBatities consumed in road freight service (Accounts ]94 395. 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-hour). .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24.Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). ..
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons).
303. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .
304Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-0. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . .
4. Total cost of all feel 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. el oil purchased. . . .
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. ...................
4-04.Diesel fuel purchased ..................
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-06Gaoline purchased....................
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production;: /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. .....
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . .
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . .
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .................. .
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): V/
6-01. Coal per net ton .. .... .. ..
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-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 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. oallon of gasoline (gasoline and gasolectric locootives) 6/.
7-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / /.. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles Tincluding
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-ille road passenger serrvce
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) .
9-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


Compiled from 159 reports representing 168 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 1947 AND 1946
r TI I


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
I


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


SI I I I 7 I


I -- 4 I I -i _


$42 838 958
14 932 883
6 940 802
2 250 183
129095
76 748
67 168 069

1 387 495
29 817 920
11 443 678
.8 439 309
19 839
2 451
2105 485
6057 926
229087 084
35 989 046
82084 103
54 514
6 261
8 576 531

1387345
70 847 245
30 537 051
75 050 621
311 450
66 919 378
900 628
88 392
1467
2 767 579
10 592 132
452 504
8 458 807
85 933 081
277 519 439
3 811199
$43 510 090
3 080 604
16 740 215
7 542 183
2 811 688
554 183


$34 752 736
11 338 377
3 319 962
2 032 460
123 051
56 204
51 622 790

1 287 325
31 254 204
9 847 513
8 274 311
19 368
2 324
1 945 062
5 816 963
230083 883
23096275
76 607 661
68 224
5549
7 983 836

1 524 774
89426 078
19 534 996
80040 375
242 474
65 825 496
1058128
88 995
1 626
2 773 057
8 820 167
399 386
8 470 387
54 577 667
274 715 013
3 850 268
$28 794 688
2 364 204
11 554 090
3345188
2 492 189
452 303


$21 851093
108 616
1 836 940
1 879 025
28 894
37 580
25 742 148

820 962
136 513
4 304 784
7 984 793
15 120
1 016
1030 891
2 745 265
820 060
7 555 854
49 941 300
1530
1 688
2 999 020

784 096
422 437
7 677 734
72 485 720
85 405
60 091 771
179 208
54 485
565
1088 613

5 356 301
127 168
258 515
21632 753
211 119 940
1 260 083

$2k: 3c3 o37
66i; 325
80O 147
1 543 904
2 13. 0 15
201 519


$18 353
15
806
1 755
23
23
20 977


782 462
83 566
3 516 112
7 844 141
12 743
808
954 374
2 715 895
3280
4167 298
48422 939
1555
1488
2 870 914

848845
229 413
3 939 954
75 654 327
61 330
59 338 140
189 549
53 234
554
1054 327

4 611 904
107 386
156642
13 907 687
113 327 935
1 299 919

$15 7o1 199
614 349
332 965
921 57b
192i2 521
168 148


$4 013 293
30 764
147 364
1 447
901
4 193 769

105 309
97 591

24
1113 95

518 603
15 664
19 870 113
43
550 445

97 933
203 476
106111

10 999
220
5
103 412
963 483
5 680
3 961
315 027
28 315 840
135 809
$4 760 066
41 4 51
13 087
31250
258 156
16 01'9


WESTERN DISTRICT


_ 1947 194'6 ] 1947 1946


$2 567 479
6515
13 049
71 059
1789
628
2 660 499

86 386

89 831

25
92 444

401 394
14 669
16 586 333

37
426 597

92 260
122 547
86 766
147 564

18 383
368
8
95 500
684 509
4 746
3568
204 591
23084 764
170 566

$2 573 7 32
32 477
7777
13 680
174 184
16 241


$7 539 019
243 439
1 544 736
89 262
2 256
8 419
9 427 131

181 590
865 778
1 608 448
188 746
471
250 178
1116 527
2 354 793
7 965 626

1 398
1 300 502

237 596
1 155 792
7 849 518
-I
86 690
6 725 007
20 0 ~1
6 O096
906
424 016

1 780 691
4 387
1 2 769
16 977 779
13 983 975
430 757

$7 bbi1 085
37 095
334 030
1619 531
204 355
74 886


$6 360 382
151 244
870 670
80 160
3 350
7236
7 2563
7473242

176 552
933 742
1473 719
185 937
420
243 627
1 124 330
2 395 792
4 827 516

757
1 257 937

266 553
1016 551
6 544 114
70 683
6 370 556
30 027
5590
126
434 4321

1442 921
6516
1Z7 b36
110 ,3 ilb
13 2ob 09 3
390 690

$4 790 66b
46 666
197 421
762 276
184 866
63 132


9 435 553
4 580 828
3 528 362
134 532
96 498
29 848
27 805 621

279 634
28 815 029
5 432 855
265 770
4 719
940
713 021
1677 531
225 912 231
20 451 702
12 272 090
52 984
3132
3 726 564

267 720
69 269 016
14 806 321
2 458 790
139 355
102 600
690 400
27 593
807
1 150 938
2 491 457
315 269
6073 562
45007 5 Li
240999 084
1 984 550

6 834 702
132 733
15 589351
3 947 498
213 162
261 759


7 471 034
1165 091
1629 352
126 176
94 786
24 606
20 511 245

241 925
30 236 896
4 767 651
244 233
6625
1071
654 617
1575 344
227 664 611
14066792
11596 389
66 669
3 267
3 428 388

317 116
88 057 567
8 964 162
4 238 484
110 461
116 800
820 169
29 803
1138
1188798
2080 431
278 736
8 182 339
28 762 271
25 017 221
1989 093

$5 648 677
1670 09C
11015 927
1647 647
210 618
204 781


__ 4 4 4 + --- 4


4.11
6.81
1.98
8.780
1.013s
14.75

(4.85
1.90
8.870
0.968

908
64. -76
6. 6
1 4
8.2
789

136
8.74

30.74
123
20.5
1.10
0.29
16.5-7
1:.5
16.5


3.26
?5.92
1. 36
6. io
0.907
1n.75


4.0l
6.30
0.8810
10.746
896
62.51
6.5

7.9
778

135
8.67
1.7
28.66
123

19.9
1.07
0.29
16.4:
16.4


4.18
6.84
3.11
8.990
1.0120
15.990

15.o2
3.3%
!}. 75
0.986%
14.750
882
42.16
6.y
8.9
787

138
41.19
1.7
26.03
129

19.9
3.08
0.30
J:7
16.4


$3.42
.72
6.13
6.:63
0.901
12.94%

:4.22

6.90
0.918
11.34 %
88)
6.06
106
9.2
785

139a
13.28
1.6
23.78
131

19.5
3.39
0. 30

11
16.2


:4.94
7.30
$3.30
9.920
0.912%
11.80l

$5.56
9.710
0.7386
13.16
1,015
6.30

1,000

98
2.8
50.91
100

19.7

0.33
14.5
19.5


$(.76
86.84
$2.18
6.69%
o 755%
9.520

64.43
$2.83
6.82
0.4250
9.730
1,003

5.70

984


97
2.5
57.30
100

1.66
0.28

15.5
18.7


$4.24
$8.46
$2.73
1.461
17.38%

4.91
12.34
8.820
i.2917
11.27



199

793

148
7.96
1.8

132
19.6
1.06
0.29

9.1
15.9


$ 3. g
(i.54
6.520
1.392%
16.16

4.0o6
(1.46
6.7k4
1.2723
11.163

907
73.3
7.08
203

797

145
7.76
1.7
135
19.0
1.07
0.28

1.73
16.3


$1.93
8.770
0.8850
13.19%

(4.24
(1.8?

0.891s
12.90o

939
649.68
6.62
135
6.5
765

141
8.73
1.7
33.95
120
24.0
1.09
0.29
3.9
27.4
16.5


2.72
5.99


$1.35
10.30%



5.83%
0.77g9
10.61Z

897
62.37
6 .3
6.2
738


8.68

33.3 4

22.1
1.07
0.30
3.9
27.5
16.5


I/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gno-electric motor-cor trlnc. Thsee
quanttites are Included with diesel fl in computing item 6-0).
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, otnrion, rhop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the perld *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-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.


ITEM


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

DECEMBER 147


22Mar'48


ITEM
NO.


I i I I I I I I I I I







INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


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


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


Compiled from 159 reports representing 168 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1947 AND 1946

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

1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946 1947 1946
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) 434 858 142 382 922170 26 857 891 $196 330 990 $37 043 349 $27 150 565 $73 563 667 $'ll 531645 $97 393 035 87 908970 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 146 889 659 113 453283 996 047 63484 6 515 1 882 627 1 337218 144 010 985 112046066 1-02
1-0. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394)........... 55 304677 29 772 743 13 937176 7884 90 240 58 94 202 13 307 017 7 116 286 27 820 4 26 14 677 345 1-0
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396). 24108 762 22 252 887 20215339 18906557 1 493266 912194 900 665 30276 14994 92 1 603 860 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394............ 1 493 092 1449 396 312 134 305114 18 976 28 640 34 997 42054 1 126 985 1073 588 1-0
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . 736 365 584 174 322 052 250 314 7 948 6419 64 86o 73 92b 321499 253 513 1-0
1-07. Total . . .. 663 390 697 550 434 653 262 640 639 223 741367 38803597 28 198535 89 774039 0 931409 272 172422 217 563 342 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 38B),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). . 15 467 227 14 673 617 9 207 871 8 594 258 1 196 918 1030 367 2 034498 2096 632 3 027 940 2 952 360 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 5327 474 937 332 299 135 1 357410 922677 8 527 341 6 585639 317 590 186 322 790 819 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel(gallons) ................. 121 065221 103 114 143 43 304520 37027754 1063789 809976 17 995486 14957735 5d 701426 5031867 2-03
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. . 89 872 993 86777685 84 710 676 82 559 172 2 034329 207 782 3 127 988 2180731 2-04
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . ......193 952 165170 146 553 104 847 -- 47399 60323 2_-0
2-0 Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 26 87 21948 9 093 8 712 251 253 6 244 2257 11 284 10 726 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 23 171 934 21 554 592 11 332147 10 390 793 1 263028 1 084 999 2 807 299 2780 59 7 7694 60 7 298 441 2-07
9nantities consnued in road freight service (Accounts 396. 395. and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ....... 69202449 66 664943 31691 654 30 208 910 5 563 675 4 621 869 12 415352 13 018 881 19 531768 18 815 283 2-0
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 2 613 441757 2473 851310 7917 868 5 330 23 195 171 25 378 324 2 582 328718 2 448 467 656 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) ......... 5332 148516 240882939 65 342 606 46 327631 187 146 89589 74024 659 39734773 192 594 105 154 730 946 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ....... 967 108 043 891 852728 598 743 244 573 817 285 230 347 586 182138 012 138 017 213 135 897 431 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .. 617752 819664 21017 62200 596735 757464 2-12
2-1. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 68 622 56 546 17158 16278 450 424 14 051 4 696 36 963 34 946 2-1
2-. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 95 758393 89685181 34 021017 31942016 5 953 941 488523 14212 697 14 155 792 41 570738 38 702 141 2-1
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 396, 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. 15 743 066 19 282 150 9 050 709 9924102 995 754 1029160 2 569 570 319 790 3127 033 5 009098 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 829 943 254 1 041983705 4 950 559 467379 122547 9224338 4 676 804 815 768 357 1036716975 2-16
2-17. Diesol fuel by locomotives (gallons) ... 279 927 074 175 813283 63 297 552 38480031 1 725 855 511870 80810 659 61 110 241 134093008 75 711141 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 834 304 226 923328458 802 023 918 663 321295 1077323 1687069 31202 985 58320094 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 3 353 270 2871239 807 260 653 974 855 889 962069 1 690121 1255196 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kllowatt-hour) 684 771727 685 232566 612 825098 616 491 834 70747 229 67 483 171 1 199400 1257563 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) 11854788 13728063 2 224402 2552090 171 647 287 106 336 034 388751 9122705 10500 116 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by astor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent) 970 997 997 390 553 676 55855'2 3 433 5 744 64 306 64 06. 349582 369 039 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 17 944 20161 5 914 6086 62 87 1 136 1502 10 832 12486 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. 29 980316 32 607 038 11 817 360 12061919 1 043 630 1049 718 4 574 077 4 967 456 12 545 249 14527945 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). ... 108 789186 106 001092 55 177 777 52 652 586 8 960 308 7 682 563 10 010413 19049967 26640 688 26 615976 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 4 583487 4384229 1651635 1553 951 59244 54493 51 644 140472 2 820 964 2635 313 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . 96 754 622 98 442 414 2 292 059 1561711 45 018 39 492 1 242 872 1214 624 93 174 673 95 626 387 3-03
-04.Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .. 800 591 612 559 520 265 193 364 341 137 404 367 3 308 555 1746273 180 364 584 120548397 423 554 13 299 821228 3-04
-05. Electric current purchased and produced(kilowatt-hour). 3 071711 676 3062843718 2 321 712419 2356 624733 317 671475 260 475145 15 679 910 15120142 273 647 872 294342298 305
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . 48 008 621 47 469076 16 147 572 15 487 655 1 895 212 1 785 014 4 518 28 4 4 3 285 25 446 909 25 703122 3-0
. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . .... .. $395 611408 $329 293175 $206 338 281 $170 988 981 $38 430 273 $26 908479 $66 970 77o $ 00 0 073 $83 872078 $71075042 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 29211074 24605 824 10 390 908 8738676 417025 344396 280 190 574070 18 116 941 14948680 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . ... 159 708 079 121773 846 D 938719 3 114743 122 574 85 736 2 694 u51 1 671 2 3 150 951 935 116 702044 -03
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . .. 58 701184 30 516 677 14 867 886 8 426 161 269 537 110 606 13 435 305 7 023 765 30 128456 14 956145
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced ... .. 29 868 146 27 331 802 22 564 162 20886 801 2 654 941 1 912 46 2 257 621 2083 175 2 391422 2449 370 4-05
4-0. Gasoline purchased ................... 6275260 5155959 2 328 197 1901670 212 26u 162 598 775724 682 679 2959 073 2409012 4-0
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchas and production: j/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. ....64 3.74 3.25 4.29 .50 3.2 17 3.15 2.67 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). .. ..37 5.61 8.29 5.62 7.4 $.32 5.09 6.4 5.67 5-02
5-0. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . $1.65 $1.24 $2.59 $1.99 $2.72 $2.17 $2.7 1.54 1.62 $1.22 5-03
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon . . 7.33 5.45 7.694 6.13 .15 6.33 7.45 5.83 7.11% 4.99 5-04
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . ... .972. 0.892% 0.972% 0.886 0.836 0.734 1.423 1.3780 O.8740 0.832% 5-O5
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . 13.07% 10.86 14.042 12.25% 11.20% 9.11% 17.17% 15.19% 11.63 9.37 5-
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (Inol. freight and
handling expenses): _/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . ... 4.33 .81 4.54 $4.03 $4.78 4.06 94.32 93.88 3.7 9 ,3.28 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .. .1.4 51.24 52.94 1. 1- 2.23 $19 1.45 51.63 51.24 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . . 7.51% 5.70% 8.o07 6. 8.o6 6.6 7.66 6.09% 7.19 5.20% 6-03
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .. 0.936% 0.860 0.963% 0.885% 0.645% 0.496 1.237% 1.194 0.864% 0.811 6 6-0o
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .. 11.79 9.85% 13.05% 11.22 11.06% 9.98 10.41i 10.82% 11.54 9.49 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switohing looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 1867 851 845 82 980 949 89 879 8 867 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 61.4 60.03 38.4 32.2 74.0 75.21 6. 59.80 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 6.2 60 590 5.8 5.70 5.60 6.97 6.78 6.8 6.02 7-
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) /. 107 101 106 99 182 183 137 11 7-
7-05. gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gar-eslctric locootive) 6/ 7 7.2 8.6 .6 5. 7-05
7-0O. Equated pounds of fuel (all looomotives) 5/ 6... .756 744 756 744 961 937 774 783 74709 77-0
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 ross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service;
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ........ .123 124 128 127 85 85 137 135 124 126 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 8.28 8.46 33.99 18.90 -7 757.26 .4 -02
8-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.6 1.6 .6 1.6 2.5 17 1.5 1.6 1.6 8-03
8-04 Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 28.85 27.92 24.37 23,69 49.17 52.1 32.33 32.15 -
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 114 116 121 121 88 87 124 127 111 113 8-05
9. Fuel and pover consumed per passenger-train car-sile road passenger sermce
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .. 19.7 18.0 18.9 17.5 18.7 17.7 19.6 17.6 23.0 19.5 9-01
9-02. Gallon of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 97.01 3.28 1.66 1.09 1.14 1.04 0.97 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.28 0.28 29 0.28 0.34 0.27 0.29 0.28 0.28 0.27 -0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours electrico locomotives) .. ...6 5 34 4.2 7 9-
9-0c. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .3.0 0.4 10.2 4. 17.4 8.2 8.0 25.8 26.1 9-05
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) 15.9 15.3 15.6 14.8 18.7 17.6 16.1 16.2 1. 15.2 9-


1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-oar trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
SIncludes all quanttites purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
SBased on total court 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-switohing hour by eleotrio rail motor oars.
Includesegasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor cars.

U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1948--0-750188


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