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

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

Subjects

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

Notes

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

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Source Institution:
University of Florida
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All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
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AA00010236:00013

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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ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and tran service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 2 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 385, 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 consaued In yard switching service (Accounts 382. 383, and 3f8),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantties consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395. and 39).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. .....
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-15. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consmmed In road passenger service (Accounts 394. 395. and 39).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .. .. ....
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-2. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-2 Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) .
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . ..
-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 .
40.: Fuel oil purchased....................
4-04.Diesel fuel purchased ..................
4-0 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). . .
5-0 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 (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4
6-01. Coal per net ton ...................
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .................
6-o0. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) /. .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gs-olectric locomotives) 6/
7-0h. Equated pounds of fuel (ell locomotives) 5/ 6/. ..
S. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles includingg
locomotives and tenders} road freight service:
S-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-0). Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
6-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and over consumed per passenger-traln car-aile road passenger ser ce:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. 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


$43 677 269
15 495 646
7 902 292
2 311 804
138 471
91 136
69 616 818

1422 012
28 584 082
11 746 370
8 650 987
19 378
2 641
2171157
6049 498
212063 817
36 495 221
83151 777
54 162
6 998
8 490 694
1 384 005
67 706 750
31 702 166
76 076 649
327 633!
71 443 315
932 730
93 9811
17491
2 795 4681
9 808 584:
385 592
8185 421
87059356
285 258 057,
3 941 746
40 276 903:
2 750 427
16 896 999
8 545 146
2 867 481
601 211


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14.93
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9.8
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13.76
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67.08


$15

144

1.7
31.91
128

22.2
1.15
0.31
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15.4
1 .5


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
I I


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


I I I I r I T I


12A' 48


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


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3 1262 08584 0048 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 159 reports representing 168 steam railways *
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 1948 AND 1947


WESTERN DISTRICT


IIII I I I


$37 269 397
11506 233
3 398 392
2098659
116 842
56 826
54466 349'

1 396 355
31 601 804
10 114 916
8032 877
20 843
2096
2 071 814
6 406 333
227 699 207
23 294 560
86606 348
70 081
5 866
8 578 532

1550 285
85 937 589
19 633 041
76 177 081
259 605
65 328 958
1013 634
86 764
1726
2 775 034
11086 448
432 448
8 315 421
60507 584
279 843 214
3 961 307

36 163 397
2 630 045
11619 973
3 762 454
2 582 046
464 973


$22 680 111
78366
2 120 573
1 929 613
28 602
43 613
26 880 678

847 040
141 257
4 490 216
8090 929
13 478
SlOzO
1068 500
2 750 227
520 653
7 820 747
49179 966
1 732
1 843
3011039

796 174
290 520
7 957 020
73 478 068
81 320
64 154 943
177 310
58122
644
1116 699
4 880 825
125 732
286 966
24 023 464
215 312 912
1 320 002
20 366 785
808 445
1065b 73S9
2 395055
2 156 277
216 749


$19 707 360
42 978
843 253
1755 314
23 644
25 671
22 398 220

843 660
86 720
3 629 572
7 561078
14 626
752,
1020 1661

2 925 306i
253 4441
4 470 658'
52 384 3361
1679
1477
3 092 269
873 973
289 580
3910 586
71854 678
67 710
58 678 579
182 780
52 101
607
1077 264
5 817 072
155 761
170 025
14 027 271
210 903 075
1 221124

19 968 936
960 175
382 633
952 380
1959 827
160 105


$4 079 801
34 599
161235
1 748
1 108
4 278 491

108 739
97 886

26
114 834
549 073

15 003
22128 903
49
583 172

91 970
230 787
92 595

13 599
272
5
98 104
964 456
6 755
3 199
438 069
30 805 941
132 636
4 733 726
47 211
11 256
43 888
277 691
18 426


$2 958 063
15 210
128 800
1 589
543
3104 205

101 312
95 240

20
107 732
507 631
20 386
22 309 669
37
542 644

89 311
91 405
116 847

16 672
333
6
91 851
781 968
4620
4 113
230 382
29 589 927
133 647
2835 877
32 634
9730
15 602
217 901
14 187


$7 711 474
315 726
1706 453
87 798
2 192
10 995
9 834 638

190 423
903 865
1 680 254
214 955

532
274 740

1147 620
2 522 280
7 401079

1 432
1 340 692
236 081
1 621 259
8 114 638
100 653
7 167 220
19 431
7 015
116
445 154
1 724 856
3 889
1413 78
17 566342
14 928 978
342 539
7 336 331
24 7v7
430 972
1 785 788
215 407
6o 754


$6 705 134
195 560
903 607
81 300
2 534
6214
7894349

189050
948 875
1 549 308
195 418

384
259 750
1 221 698
2 717 163
4 689 159

996
1 355 029
261 512
1 503 481
7015 321

66 598
6 536 179
25 042
5 540
99
444 930
1 852 206
6392
142 337
15063 681
14059 653
364 96.1
6 217 713
30 831
258 707
981448
193 681
58 016


$9 205 883
15 101 754
4 040 667
133158
105 929
35 420
28 622 811

275 810
27 538 960
5 478014
345 103
5 900
1063
713083
1602 578
209020 884
21 258 392
11 842 908
52 430
3 674
3 555 791

259 780
65 794 971
15 399 721
2 505 986
145 660
121 152
722 390
28 572
984
1135 511
2 238 447
249 216
7 753 878
4 031 481
24 210 226
2146 569
7 840 061
1 869 994
17 389032
4 320 415
218 106
299 282


$7 918 840
11267 695
1636 322
133 245
89 075
24 398
21069 575

262 333
30 566 209
4 840 796
276 381
6217
940
684 164
1 751 698
224 728 600
14 114 357
11912 343
68402
3 356
3 588 590
325 489
84 144 528
8 615 729
4 205 556
125 297
114 200
789 140
28 7 90
1014
1160 989
2 635 202
265 675
7 998 946
31186 250
25 290 359
2 241 575
7 140 871
1606 405
10 968 903
1813 016
210 637
232 065


ITEM
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0.88
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6.41
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131

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5.71
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6:99
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0.901
13.891

$5.44

0.726
12.8 5
1,030
6.11

1,011

99
3.0
51.38
102

0.14

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14.9
20.3


$4.24

7.
9.513
1,020

5.194

1,003

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2.7
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1.114
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7.96
1.5
-
132

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1.05
0.29

8.6
16.6


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2.24
9.59%
0.9001
13.94


2.10









27.6





1.15
2.0




17.6
1.15
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28.0
17.6


62.71
6.05
1.37
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10.31










234.
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24.5
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0.30
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1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate conouned by gas-electric motor-cor trains. These
quantities are Included with diesel fuel In computing Itcm 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 purchnsed and produced during the period of report.
Exoludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


SBased on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed par yard-switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
/ Includes gasoline ooneumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1948--0-750188


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Statement No. M-230 (08-E)
JANUARY I48


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Subject to revision




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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

II3 I IIII11 11111111122 0 4 11111111111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 2 0 4 04 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 from159 reports representing 168 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY 1949 A8ID 1947


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E) /;
FEBRUARY 1N8


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/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-oar trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


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 cars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Average not computed. Oil burning steam locomotives used primarily as helpers.


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
. D 2 .'...O, UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
S- ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM
NO.
AGS_______1948 194798 19 8 194 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
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) 41 611 298 $34 958 061 $22073 565 18 646 660 3 772 27S $2 862 528 $7 200 820 6 215 942 E 564 638 7 232 71 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 15 212365 10275087 0 024 44 016 306 24 187 433 8265097 10045 638 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ........ 7 963957 3 306030 2240 923 806 33232 43 11 789 1722127 880314 968 477 1606 99 1-02
1-0 Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). 2188025! 2009689 1 814 461 1688 46 15715C 122 887 90716 78489 125 698 11965 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Account 382 nd 39 .. .......... 129482. 112666 20 217 21 946 1152 1588 2235 249 9968 86673 1-
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . 81437( 57127 39437 25703 962 507 8362 6482 32 676 24 435 1-
1-07. Total. . . .....67186 564 50718660 26274 6.7 21234405 3963 969 2999299 9330 504 7371119 27 617464 19113 837 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382. 353. Sad 3Sk),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) . 1364 3 27 1340 271 821032 805 617 101 93 98 928 182101 1b3 579 259 257 252 147 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ........ 26 081 863 26 988026 126252 83050 830376 827 7 2 2525 525 26077 251 2-02
-0 Diesel fuel gallons ) . ......... 1114748 9501086 4 359731 3437 65 97447 88091 1566017 1412 381 5124153 4562759 2-0
2-0 Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 8 206 258 8 375 563 7 680 050 7 965 910 182 690 192 025 343 518 217 628 2-
2-0 Gasoline (gallons) . . 17 537 15 908 1102 11 077 6511 4 31 2-0
2-0 Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 2 413: 2 136 978 783 23 19 371 384 1041 950 -09
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 2065549 1957 134 1033 122 972232 107 976 104 866 260418 248136 664033 631 900 2-07
Quantities consumd in road freight service (Accounts 396, 395. oad 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 5 773 196 5 956 011 2 70 808 2 741 430 510 367 488 962 1065 272 1134 705 1494 749 1590 914 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 197177 3531 202 203441 454 733 214474 2442 246 351 381 194 280374 199 637 86 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallon) . 35 820 745 22637 389 7949 619 4293 656 13287 11 641 7198576 4970606 20 659 26 13361266 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). .. 76 371 876 77 339237 47 325 032 46 752 707 20106072 O0 361613 10940172 10224 917 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . ..... 51418 64 026 1 597 2 4 54 49 81 61572 -12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal eoulvalent). .6036 6066 1597 1565 381 341 1218 1178 3183 3 289 2-1
2-1I. Total (equated net tons coal eoulvalent). 8061468 7936 920 2965 661 2898 984 541 985! 522 980 1252 o36 1270436 3 30118o 3244 520 2-1
Qnantltiie consumed In road passenger service (Accounot 394, 395, and 396).
2-15 Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . 1263 973 1397 468 726123 796 830 84 971! 83 302 214 795 238 235 238084 279 101 2-1
2-16 PFuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 62 702315 72 392 878 231 856 406 442 1405 093 1488 324 61065 366 70 498 112 2-
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). ... 29 532 194. 18 460272 7 860 918 3598 330 186 920 64 950 7671786 494 486 13 812 570 8 302 506 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 69484952 70381 642 67161555 67184 666 76149, 85639 2247 248 3111 537 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 317 408 219047 81523 55 494 93 490 47755 142 395 11579 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hnur) 63 869597 63 360 70b 57663098 56 9b5 147 6103 334 6 295761 103165 109 800 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) 814620 976553 153379 173 996 8879 15447 17316 23711 635046 763 399 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated not tons coal eouvalent) 84636 83 555 51 983 50221 178 309 6089 5191 26 386 27 834 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 15 37 1643 51 599 6 3 97 94 922 947 2-2
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 2567654 2494098 103i 113 987 729 89 988 85 332 413430 408428 1032 123 1012 609 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) . 9728 052 9624 244 5109010 4955096 819 953 749 551 1675 043 1646136 2124040 2273 461 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons). 400 833 381 874 137 009 141 712 5 813 5 37 3 410 6063 254 5-1 228725 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . .. 7 372 294 7837 648 216 500 186 169 3363 3 684 134 038 127088 7017 793 7520707 3-03
3-0 Diesel fuel purchased (gallons).. ...... 586 507 761 54 264 257 22 321 723 13 761 i90. 312 387 236039 18688039 12 130735 47 185 612 28135 582 3-0
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hour). 65 780618 263 858 922 19 879 925 1 9 301 64 2 669207 27446046 15682 41 16 250 977 22 549 074 21 860 635 3-0
3-0. Gasoline purchased (gallons). ....... 3 830 889 3516797 1221 700 1 131 70 130 221 124 565 321 956 328 388 2157012 1932 274 3-0
4. Total cost of all faul ad power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ... 39787490 $31542 731 $21 460 708 (17036 190 93982716 2 761 463 $7 098 280 $5517651 $7 239 78o0 6227 421 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2831590 2 309030 943 494 843 425 44 897 35 642 21309 30 888 1821 690 1399075 7-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . 16 912113 11 307704 771 941 431 020 11 835 9190 414388 241 319 15 713 949 10625 575 4-0
4-0. Diesel fuel purchased ................. 8850427 3417732 2336792 936 360 356P3 16138 1 923 265 804586 4554687 1660648 4-0
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .. .... 2741029 2511084 2044092 1911795 263702 205 604 220182 198 217 213053 195468 4-0
-06. Gasoline purchased....... . 603 876 419 404 .08059 1517 40 17380 12 422 64 875 54 630 313 562 200 612 :-0
AVERAGES
5. *Avecge cost of all fuel and power at point of purch.o* and production: /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) ...........4.09 $.28 84.20 $3.44 $4.86 3.6 $4.24 3.35 $3.1 2.74 c-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . 7.06 65 96.M8 85.95 7.72 #.63 $6.25 $5.09 $7.16 6.12 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . ...2.29 I 3e7 2.32 3.52 2.9 53.08 l. S2.24 1.4 5-03
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . ... 10.000 6.0 10. 70 6.80 u.2 6.% :10.29 6.63 96; 50.o0 --o0
5-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .... .1.03 O.520 1.028, O.964 0.9200 0.7 1.409 1.220 0 0.8 90 -o0
G5-0. Gasoline per gallon . ... 15.7 11.93% 17.030 13.4l 13.35 9.9 1,. .. 5-0
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and 16.6 1.5. .38 5-..
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . 4.2 .9 ';.1 t4.6 t.02 0.61 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . 2.. ...1..V: ?.T ., 82.2 4 6-02
6-03 Diesel fuel per gallon. . ... .10. 11.0 7 10.00 7 1410 : 9 990 6.10/ 6-0
6-0 Electric current per kilowatt-hour .. .... O..9 0. 1.6094 o0.9910 0.79 .601 1.ill d 1.210?0 o27 l tf 6-oN
6-05. Gasoline per gallon .. .. 1.5 i.66. i5.79 11.70. 15;.976 io0.2g i..99 10.67 e 71 i1.4 6-o5
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 927 911 903 1,008 1,037 958 9 961 948 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) 66 6. 6607 9 42.08 3O.25 74 75. 66 766 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 6.5 6.55 6.46 6. 612 7.228 6 6. 7-0
7-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotive) 5/ 113 125 111 12 -- 206 222 125 13 7-00
7-05. Gllons of gasoline (gasoline san ga -clectrie locomotives) 769 8. 7.7 9.9 8 5. 7-0
7-Oh. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ 15 812 810 99 1,022 86 78 77 7-0
8. Fuel and power consumed Der 1,000 gross ton-miles (Including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .... 140 146 14 96 98 148 15 147 143 -1
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 8.78 8.79 8.2 8.65 8.77 .i7 8-02
8-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.71.7.7 1.7 1.8 2.8 1.7 1.7 1. 1. -
8-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... 31.30 30.69 26. 25.97 50.91 51.55 35. 4 1 o
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 125 128 137 138 99 101 132 138 120 2 8-05
9. Tuel and power consumed per paesener-train car-Elle road passenger service
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .... 22.5 21.6 22.1 20.0 20.7 20.3 20.6 20.9 27.3 25.0 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 1.15 1.11 3.98 7.4 1.11 1.03 1.15 1.10 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. .3 0.3232 0.35 0.33 0.30 0.0o 0.1 .31 9-0
9-0. Kilowatt-hours electrico locomotives) . .8 3.8 3.7 3.8 4 42 9-04
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel motor-car trains) 1 1 15.2 12 12.8 15 4. 10.1 94 2N .2 -0
9-0. Equated pounds of fuel a road paener serve) 15 1.5 17.175 20.6775 9-
Eqatd u l _oo 1 .na srie l f5 17.f i7.5~ 20. 20.2 16.8 i7.3 i?. i1 7.5








Page 2


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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


1948 19 947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1949 1947 1948 1947


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) *
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). ......
1-04 Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394). .......
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . .
1-07. Total. . ..........
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard pitching service (Accounts 352. 3 and 38h),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) ..
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent)... ..
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tone coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Acconte 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) A/ .
2-22. Total fuel 7by otor-ear trains (equated not tons coal equivalent)
-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: 2J
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons)... .
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3 Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .
Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06Gasoline 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- Diesel fuel purchased ..................
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .. .
4-0. Gasoline purchased. . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and pover at point of purcheso and production: i/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. .. ...
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ....
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .
5-4. 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 (inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasollns and ga-olectric locosoties) 6/
7-02 Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / /. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (Inoluding
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. uael and power consmaed per passenger-train car-alle road passenger sor e;
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) .


$85 288 567
30 706 588
15 866 249
4 499 829
267 953
172 588
136 801 774

2 786 339
54 639441
22 893 718
16 857 245
36 915
5 055
4 236 511

11 822 694
409 241 170
72 315 966
161 644 768
105 580
13 034
16 526 827

2 648478
130 400 065
61 234 360
145 561 601
645 041
135 312 912
1 747 350
178 588
3 286
5 363 538

19 512 619
786 4 25
15 527 475
176 837 315
551 038 675
7 772 635

$79 954 180
5 450 136
35 754 112
17 582453
5 608 510
1 205 087


4.10

2. 3
29.
1.018o
15.500

84.94
$2.17
10.10l
0.980
14.lr8

90S
66930
66:.0
114
8.2
815

142
8.82

31.64
127
22.3
1.15
0.31
3.8
15.3
17.5


$72 247 458
21 781 321
6 704 422
4 109 947
229 882
113 906
105 186 936

2 736 626
58 589 830
19 616 002
16 398 079
36 751
4231
4 028 940
12 362 344
429 902 648
45 931949
163 945 586)
134 107
11 931
16 515 452

2 947 753
158 330 467
38 093 313
146 558 923
478 652
128 689 666
1 993 582
170 337
3 366
5 269 150

20 710 692
815 769
16 152 991
114 771 841
543 702 136
7 478 104

$67 706 127
4 949 49U
22 927 67 7
7 180186
5 094 731
884 37 6


0.937%
11.83%



0. 2
84.00

0.902%
10.62%

.915
66.00
6.148
117
8.12
802


137
8.94
30.04
126
21.1
1.12
0.30

17.3


$44 753 676
158 389
4 3614 96
3 744 074
54 819
83 065
53 155 519

1 668 072
267 509
8 849 947
15 770 979
24 504
1 999
2 101 624
5 453 035
975 386
15 770 366
96 505 598
3 329
3440
5 976 698

1 522 797
522 376
15 817 93
140 639 623
162 843
121 818 041
330 689
110 07o
1 156
2 149 282

9 965 218
262 821
473 226
47 615 385
414 192 837
2 541 702

(41 723 280
1 751 919
1 664 895
4 904 631
4 200 369
424 806


10. 4
lo.3po
1,014%
16.71%

85.18
43.77
10.74
0.9 949


42
15.. 9%


6.:
112i
8.6
o80

148

1.7
26.51
138
21.7
4.T3
0. 2
.8

17.:


$3t 354 220
86 994
1650 185
3 445 861
45 590
51 327
43 634 17 7

1 649 27 7
169 770
7 067 427
15 516 627
25 703
1 535
1 992 392
5 666 736
467 91 o
8 764 514
99 137043
4133
3041
5 991253

1670 803
696 02 2
7 508 916
139 039 344
123 204
115 633 726
356 776
102 323
1203
2 064 994

10 772 160
298 921
356 116
27 789 17
409 Z04 339
2 352 694

$37 005 13Z
I b14 023
614 253
1 88 74 B
3 b73 221
311 845


1.:44
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0. 947
13.25%

(4.27
$2.74

11.79

82 7





141

1.7
25-i
134

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0.32
3.7
12.3
17.1


$7 852 076

67 029
318 385
2 900
2 070
8 242 460

210 676
195 333

49
222 810

1 059440
28 290
42 234 975
87
1 125157

176 941

417 707
168 744

22 478
4 50
11
188 092

1 784 4 09
12 568
6 562
750 4 56
59 475 148
262 857

8 716 4 42
92 108
23 091
79 571
541 393
35 806


14.88
7.33
3.52
o.10.

13.:62

$5.43
10.45%
0.751l
12.900

1,019
6.29


1,003

98
2.9
51.16
100

20.6

0.37

15.,
20.4


$5 820 591

26 999
251 687
3177
1050
6 103 504

200 240
183 331

39
212 598

996 593
32 027
42 671282
71
1065 624

172 613

156 355
202 486

32 119
642
9
177 183

1 531519
9993
7797
466 421
57 035 973
258 21 2

$5 597 340
68 276
18 920
31 740
423 505
26 606


6.81%
o.7'43
10.730

$4.25

7.26%
o.587%
9.89%
1,028
6.02


1,013

94


50.
96

19.6

0.37
14.6
19.5


$14 912 294
621 970
3 428 580
178 514
4427
19 357
19 165 142

372 524
1 734 241
3 246 271
397 645

903
535 158

2 212 892
4 964 526
14 599 655

2 650
2 593 328
450 876
3 026 352
15 786 4 24

194 143
13 270 554
36 747
13 104
213
858 584

3 400 4 99
7 299
276 016
36 254 381
30 611 390
664 4 95
$14 434 611
46 106
845 360
3 709 053
435 589
131 629


4.24
6. 32
3.:66
10.23,
1.a23,
i9.81%

4. 91i
$2.6
10.1
i.?06
1 ;o 6%
12.05,



217
858

151
8.38
1.8

134
20.8
1.12
0.30

10.4
16.8


$12 921076
382 993
1 783 921
159 789
5367
12 696
15 265 84 2

372 629
1776 600
2 961689
387 443
766
507 886
2 356 403
5 068 544
9 659 765

2174
2 625 465
499 747
2 991 805
13 509 807
114 353
12 831 940
52 14 8
10 74
193
853 375

3 498 342
12455
269 425
27 194 416
30 310 830
693 349
$11 735364
61 719
50002 6
1786 034
391 890
113 246


84.oo

1.209v
10.290

934
74.91
7.23
215
824

147
8.2Z
1.6

135
20.2
1.03
0.29

J9.0
16.9


$17 770 521
29 926 229
8 009 144
258 856
205 807
68 096
56 238 653

535 067
52 637 691
10 602 167
688 621
12 411
2 104
1 376 919

3 097 327
403 301 258
41 917 655
22 904 195
102 251
6 857
6 831 644

497 864
126 851 337
29 212 291
4 753 234
288 055
224 317
1 357 4 36
54 958
1 906
2 167 580

4 362 4 93
503 737
14 771 671
92 217 093
46 759 300
4 303 581

$ 15 079 847
3 560 003
33 220 766
a 889 198
431159
612 844


f3.46
7.07
9.62

0.922,
14.24


94.106
$2.i6
9.76%
0.906%
13.980
956
66.88
6.67
114
7.6
7s6

148
8.81

35.6
121

27.5
1.15
0.31
4.1
27.7
17.5


$15 151571
21 311334
3 243 317
252 610
175 748
48 833
40 183 413

514 480
56 643 460
9 403 555
494009
11048
1 889
1 316 064
3 342 612
424 366186
27 475 643
22 137 260
129 974
6645
6 633110

604 590
154 642 640
16 918 235
7 317 093
241095
224 000
1 552 539
56 624
1961
2 173 59 6

4 908 663
494 400
15 519 653
59 321 832
47 150 994
4173 849
$13 368 291
3 005 480
21594 476
3 473 664
406 107
432 67 7


2.72
S6.o8
Sl. 9
5.16,
0.8610
10.377

83.40
81.41
6.oo0
0.837%
10.380


6.9
136
6.0
771

142
8.94

32.8A
123
24.7
1.12

4.1
27.0
17.5


I I I I I I I I I


1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-cnr 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.
Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


1-01
1-02
1-0N
1-0o
1-02
1-02





2-01
2-07
2-01
2-02
2-03
2-01


2-O12
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10
2-11
2-12
2-13
2-14

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

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


Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed por yard-switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Average not computed. Oil burning steam locomotives used primarily as helpers.

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


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 from159 reports representingl68 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TWO MONTHS EIDED WITH FEBRUARY 1948 AND 1947







Subject to revision


uI,. o" FL L .,




1 -



U.S. DE PO :TO R3'


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


HIIIIIIIIIlIIIIIIIIIIIIIl IIII INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08584 0055 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 159 reports representing 166 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 1948 AND 1947


- ,1 1 r


ITEM


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E) 15un'48

MARCH 1948


WESTERN DISTRICT


1948 1947 1948 19 7 1948 1947 19 8 1947 1
8 49


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Acoounts 38 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394).
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 32 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 connsmed n yard witching service (Accounts 392. 833. and 384).
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ..
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons). . ..
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . .... .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). ..
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394 3 95. and396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). ... ...
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
quantities conalrd In road passener service (Accounts 3~4, 95. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives gallonss) ..
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallon) . ..
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). ...
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .
2-22. Total fuel by aotor-cr trains (equated nst tons coal Mqivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent).
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .........
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2i
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). ..
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels)... . .
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .
-0 Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatthours).
-0. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . ...
4. Tot*l 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 lines .. ..
4-03. Fuel oil purchased .. . .
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .
-06. Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and powlr at point of purcheno and production; /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). .....
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . ..
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (2 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 looomotivee). . .
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. OGllon of gasoline (gasoline and ga-electric locomotives) 6/
7-0h. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) F 5/ .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . ..
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ..
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. ..
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ...
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fael and power consumed per passenger-train car-tle 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) .
9-0N. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar trains) ..
9-0. Equated pounds of fuel (all road pannenger service) .


14.15
6.98
62.25
10.10o
1.0270
15.780

5.02
2.29
10.43
0.986%
14.90o

910
65.01o

9.6


137
8.59
29.9
121


0.29

16.6


I i 1 1 I 1 I I 7 ,' -, 1'9 I 7 I


$37 664
11 553
3 822
2092
116
58
55 308


$39 602 532
16 134 892
9 002 026
2 191 512
152 017
90 951
67 173 930

1 314 668
26 997 909
11 665 025
8 058 724
20 946
2 367
2 049 830

5 409 598
206142 979
40 753191
79 839 575
60 564
6 691
7 866 621

1 164 153
63 044 226
33 494 734
70 797 556
360 267
63 623 439
938 506
88 561
1 631
2 576158
7 202 842
333 815
8 326 868
93 832 821
270 070 9301
4 091 801

(29 857 772
2 328 753
18 766 805
9 476 473
2 774 428
645 592


$1.48a
6. 49%
0.950
11.7 8

(.0o
.486
.69.
0. 9?7
o.g


64.83
6.42
109
8.0
798

131
8.54
1.6
29.92
121

20.9
1.08
0.2
14.1
16.8


621 306 749
82 612
2 552 882
1 864 071
33 254
40 051
25 879 619

797 254
146 077
4 628 450
7 503 952
14 437
772
1 027117

2 608 887
504 485
9 182 666
53 987 311
2 193
1 481
2 915 480

652 954
199 801
9 332 563
68 473 032
88 049
57 168 170
199 252
52 020
508
996 654

3 880 165
130 256
236 156
26 286 467
210 515 415
1 327 779

$16 514 163
884 700
826 014
2 745 892
2 126 921
222 250


820 217 214
59 668
903 283
1 765 104
24 621
27 118
22 997 008

871 886
95 131
3 733 993
7498 805
14 671
837
1055 253

3 005 060
292 385
4 847 626
56 410 581
1 840
1 534
3 185 909

835 235
618 098
3 813 224
66 760 719
61 411
57 301 209
192 664
51 061
587
1034 823

5687 922
168 198
196 639
15 611375
209 749 150
1 188 934

$19 440 832
1005 958
455 096
1074 887
1 979 808
153 529


$3 100 884

35 933
109 066
1 312
995
3 248190

90 711

93 720

26
96 530

391 871

13 674'
14 251 654;
361
413 259;
80 429
207 987
66 519

10 191
2041
5
85 8361
477 506
5 167
3 890
425 910
P2 509155
175 892
$2 336 330
37 069
14 448
49 343
223 266
22 817


$3060 785

13 239
129 876
1 868
592
3 206 360

109 123

95 135

19
115 534

519 918
21 857
22 432475
3 8
555 799
89 413

66 109
80 330

18 368
368
6
91 511
768 0391
5249
3 111
200 167
30 194955
152 454
$2 847 025
35 615
7 554
14 081
231 052
15 268


$6 916 28C
342 835
1 877 644
89 95S
2 475
10 804
9 239 997

175 423
900 417
1 603 011
192 906
569
255945
1 006 707
2 C27 479
7 781 317

1 523
1 213 744
205 152
1 323 979
8 245 247
87 272
6 363 054
19 041
6 170
104
417 111

1 330 970
4 058
132 901
18 677 042
14 202 906
373 298

$5 614 665
25 142
409 496
1 916 216
214 619
73 277


66 741 243
214 842
987 64
76 712
2 919
6 890
8030 254

199 128
881 382
1536 313
192 558
418
269 908
1 225 3271
2 468 111,
5 766 098'

1 403.
1382 833'

251 527J
1 679 6411
6 754 973;
I
65 733;
6 298 201
29 86 6;
5688
104
430 861

2 007 474
5 685
151 066
15 204 009
12 434 002
303 416
66 632 613
29 222
296 164
1023 090
202 183
61 836


18 278 619
15 709 445
4 535 567
128 416
114 976
39 101
28 806124

251 280
25 951 415
5 339 844
361 866
6 509
1 000
670 238
1 402 133
202 711 015
23 775 534
11 600 610
56 371
3 651
3 324 138

225 618
61 520 446
15 708937
2 258 005
184 946
92 215
710 022
30 167
1i 014
1 076 557
1 514 201
194 334
7 953 921
48 443 402
22 843 454
2 214 832

$5 392 614
1 381 842
17 516 847
4 767 022
209 622
327 448


i I + + -4 -i i 1.


$4.26
66.79
63.50
10. 44
1.010
16.74#



10.991
0.9?65
15. 0o#

889
43.75
.32
106
10.4
7i9

140

1.7
26.25
130
20.9
3.03
0.29
1 0
1i.2


$3.42
$5.98
$2.31
6.89K
o.94
12.91%

64.29
(2.49
7.2
o0.99
11.77i

858
33.47
.13
8.9
797

136
1.7
25.148
129
20.3

3.6
11.7
16.


84.89
87.17
3.71
11.59%
0.992%
12.86%
1. t6t

$5.51
11.;A9
0.7A
1.77

986

5.72

963

98

3.3


19.2

0.27
19.8
18.7


V3.71
6.79
2.43
7.0o
0.765%
10.01o

614.26

4.614
7.?23



1,039

5.99

1,023

90
2.r
50.64
93
19.6

0.30
14.4
19.5


14.22
16.20
$3.08
10.26%
1.511n
19.63%

V14.99
10.M0
1.072%
11.00.

932
73.27
6.999
196

827

144
8.04
1.6
128
20.1
1.07
0.29
.4
1 .1


$3.30
81.14
$i.96
6.73
1.626%
16.130

4.02
$4.79
6.990
1.182%
9.77%

965
7 05
7.:20
203

845

146
8.3i
1.6

134
20.
1.04
0.27
S. 1
8.8
16.;4


$3.56
$7.11
$2.20
9.84-
0.918%
14.786

$14.41
10.08%
0.897


942
64.93
6. 3
122
8.1
758

144
8.58
1.7
33.65
115

26.7
1.12
0.30
4.0
27.3
17.1


_ I J I I _


I/ includes the equivalent for quantities of distllate consumed by gas-eleotric motor-oar trains. These
quantities are included with dieeel fuel in computing item 6-03.
Includes all quanttites 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.
Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


B ased 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.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
S Average not computed. Oil burning steam locomotives used primarily as helpers.


ITEM
NO.


$7 645 108
11279 378
1 918 743
120 613
87 179
24 219
21075 240

260 317
27437 558
5055 518
277 539
5 521
856
670 989
1 687 250
220439 691
15 518 753
11210 616
48 863
3006
3536 753

279 013
74 313 033
9 676 394;
2 503 921
140 396
112 800
775 161
29 555
841
1075 395

2 410 413
193 462
7 720 062
32194 259
22 156 149
2 271 761

$6 636 74 8
1183 461
11225 157
1 993 131
193 844
240 085


$2.75
86.12
51.45
6.190
o.0875~
10.570

83.43
j.47
.31




6.Zt
148
6.4
755

131
8.53

31.j2
115

23.9
1.08
0.29
4.2
26.5
16.7


I .......


I


1440 454
28 414 071
10 420 959
7 968 902
20 192
2 130
2 111 684
6 437 555
223 200 187
26154 334
90 053 672
50 703
5 981
8 661 294

1 455 188
76 610 772
20 310 700
71 344 970
267 540
63 792 210
1016 061
86 672
1 538
2 632 590
10 873 848
372 594
8070 878
63 209 810
274 534 256
3 996 565

$35 557 218
2 254 256
11 983 971
4 105 189
2 606 887
470 718








Pag 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 159 reports representing 168 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH 1946 AND 1947


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

194 1947 1946 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). ......
1-0 Electric current (Acoounts 38, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 3S2 and 394) .. ........
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . .
1-07. Total .. . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
ouantities conumed In yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, ad 398).
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 eonsumed 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 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 (gallon) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) I/ .
2-22. Total fuel by sotor-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: g/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). .
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06. 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. Fuel oil purchased....................
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased .................
4-0 Electric current purchased and produced ... ....
4-06. Gasoline purchased. . . .
AVERAGES
5. Avere 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) . .
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .. . ...
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . ..........
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .. ..........
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ .
7-05. Oallone of gasoline (gasoline and gae-oletrle locomotives) 6/
7-06. 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) . .
6-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
-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 nd power consumed per passenger-train car-smle road pasenger sermce.
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$124 891099
46 846 235
24 863 740
6 691341
419 970
263 639
203 976 024

4 101 007
81 701 069
34 558 743
24 915 969
57 861
7 422
6 293 295

17 232 291
615 384 149
113 069 157
241 484 343
166 144
19 725
24 380 151

3 812 631
193 444 291
94 729 094
216 359 157
1 005 08
198 936 351
2 685 856
267 148
4 917
7 927 750

26 765 502
1 120 223
23 878 882
270 670 136
830 803 193
11 912 212

1110 026 956
7 778 714
54 612 256
27 058 925
8 494 138
1 859 133


$4.11
96.94
82.29
Io.oo
1.0220
15.61l

$4.97
$2.21
10.220
0.982%
14.430
924
66.31
6.58
8.7
807

141
8.74
1.7
31.07
125
22.1
1.14
0.30

1.29
17.2


$109 911808
33 335 209
10 527 336
6 202 252
346 460
172 725
160 495 790

4177 080
87 003 901
30 036 961
24 366 981
56 943
6410
6147 642

18 799 899
653102 83 5
72 086 283
253 999 257
184 810
17 915
25176 746

4 402 941
234 941239
58 404 013
217 903 893
746192
192 481876
3 009 643
257 269
4905
7 901741

31 585 810
1 188 363
24 223 868
170 558 467
810 236 392
11 474 669

$103 267 873
7 203 754
34 91164 8
11 324 503
7 701616
1 355 09 5


:6.06
*1.44
6.1
0o.1
11.81

$4.01
$1.44
16.W
0.930
10. 66
R4t

114
8.1
802


135
8.80
1.7
30.00
124

21.0
1.11ii
0.30


17.1


$66 060 425
241002
6 914 378
5 608 145
88 073
123 216
79 035 239

2 465 326
413 586
13 478 397
23 274 931
38 941
2 771
3 136 048

8 061922
1 479 871
24 953 032
150 492 909
5 522
4 921
8 892 178

2 175 751
722 177
25 150 501
209 112 655
250 892
178 986 211
529 941
162 095
1 664
3 145 635

13 895 424
393 077
733 921
73 901 852
634 401 840
3 917 257

$58 452 446
2 636 619
2 582 248
7 648 523
6 438 491
655 512


$4.21
6.71
83. 52
10.350
1.0o15
16.73%


(5.20
3.87
10.83a
0.998
15.33W
901
43.21
6.Io
110
9.2
804


145

24.66
135
21.4
3.87
0.31
3.7
12.5
17.1


$56 571434
146 662
2 553 468
5 210965
70211
78 445
66 631185

2 521163
264 901
10 801 420
23 015 432
40 374
2420
3054 663

8 671 796
760303
13 612140
155 547 624
5973
4575
9177163

2 506 038
1 314120
11 322 140
207 800 063
184 61 t
173 014 93 5
549 440
153 384
1791
3 099 818

16 460090
467119
552 754
43 939 254
618 953 489
3 541628

$56 445 963
2 819 081
1 269 349
3 000 49 6
5 853029
465 374


6.8
o.9i46
13.1l

4.258





13.69
7.11
o.9320
11.78



112
9.3
801


139
1.7
25.27
132
20.4
5.03
0.31
3.6
1P.1
17.0


I/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-cr trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
2 Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and powew purchased and produced during the period of report.
Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Read not in operation.


$10 952 960

102 962
427 451
4 212
3 065
11490 650

301 387

289 053

75
319 340

1 451311
41 964
56 486 629
123
1 538 416

257 370

625 694
235 263

32 669
654
16
273 928
2 261915
17 735
10 452
1 176 366
91 984 303
438 749

$11 052 772
129 177
37 539
128 914
764 659
58 423


84.89
:7.28
3.5?9
10.96
0.933%
13.32%

$5.45

10.760
0.75%
7.76,
1,009
6.09

990

98

3.0
51.86
100

20.5

0.33
16.5
19.9


$8 881 376

40 238
381 563
5045
1642
9 309 864

309 363

278 466

58
328 132

1 516 511

53 884
65 103 757
109
1 621423
262 026

222 464
282 816

50 487
1010
15
268 694
2 299 55 8
15242
10 908
666 588
87 230 92 8
410666

$8 444 365
103 891
26474
45821
654 557
41076


6.67
6.82


9.43
0.70%o
10.20O


(4.25
7.2';5
o.58gW
10.01%
1,032
6.01

1,016


93
2.4
50.72
95
19.6

0.35
14.5
19.5


$21 828 574
964 805
5 306 224
268 473
6 902
30 161
28 405 139

547947
2 634 658
4 849 282
590 551
1 472
791103

3 219 599
7 892 005
22 380 972

4 173
3 807 072

656 028
4 350 331
24 031671
281415
19 633 608
55 788
19 274
317
1 275 695

4 731469
11 340
408 917
54 931 423
44 814 296
1 037 793
$20 049 277
71 073
1 254 856
5 625 260
650 200
204 9061


119 662 319
597 835
2 771 570
236 501
8277
19 586
23296088

571 757
2 657 982
4 498 002
580 001
1186
777 794

3 581730
7 536 655
15 425 863

3580
4 008 29

751 274
4 671446
20 264 780
180086
19 130141
82 016
16696
297
1284 236

5 505 816
18 140
420 491
42 398 425
42 744 832
1076 765
18 367 97 6
90 941
796190
2 809124
594 081
175082


$26 049140
45 640 428
12 540 176
387 272
320 783
107 197
85 044 996

786 347
78 652 825
15 942 011
1 050 487
18 920
3 104
2 046 804
4 499 459
606 012 273
65 693 189
34 504 805
160 622
10 508
10 142 485

723 482
188 371783
44 921 228
7 011 239
473 001
316 532
2 067 458
85 125
2 920
3 232492
5 876 694
698 071
22 725 592
140 660 495
69 602 754
6 518413

$20 472 461
4 941 845
50 737 613
13 656 220
640 780
940 292


$22 796 679
32 590 712
5 162 060
373223
262 927
73 052
61258 653

774 797
84 081018
14 459 073
771548
16 569
2746
1 987 05 3
5 029 862
644 805 877
42 994 396
33 347 876
178 837
9651
10 369 862

883 603
228 955 673
26 594 629
9 821 014
381 491
336 800
2 327 700
86 179
2 802
3 248 U93
7 320 346
687 862
23 239 715
91 554 200
69 307143
6 445 610

$20 009 569
4 188 941
32 819 63
5 469 062
599 949
572 762


4 4 4 -


$4.24
(6.27
$3.07
10.246
1.451l
19.764

$4.93
12.72
10.29
1 .37

949
7.20
210

847

149
8.25
1.7

132
20.6
1.11
0.29

10.1
16.6


3.34
5.01
1.89
6.630
1.390o
16.260

$4.01
$1.69
6.87?
1.2000
10.090

945
76.96
7.22
211

831

147
8.30
1.6

135
20.2
1.03
0.29

9.1
16.7


$3.4,
7.08
82.23
9.71%
0.921%
l4.43%


14.13
(6.?)
12.20
9.87%
0.903%
16.286

952
66.28
6.58
117
7.8
776

147
8.73
34 .96

27.2
1.14
0.31
4.0
27.5
17.3


$2.73
16.09
1. 41
5.97
0.866%
10.444

$3.41
$1.43
6.11%
0.843%
10.42g
928

140
6.1
765

138
8.80
1.7
32.47
120

24.5
1.10
0.30
4.2
26.8
17.2


Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Average not computed. Oil burning steam locomotive used primarily as helpers.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE. 1948-0-750188








Subject to revision


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

IIH 11ii 11l I 110 11111 l 111111 IIII JIll I
3 1262 08584 0352 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 159 reports representing 168 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 194e AND 1947


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
APRIL 1948


I r r r -


IAU


iTcEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . .
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396).
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) ......
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) .. ......
1-07. Total .. .. .. ..
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
quantities consaed in yard switchig service (Accounts 382, 383, and m 8),
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 consed in road freight service (Accounts 39,. 395, and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locoaotives-(net tons). .. .....
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. ....
2-10. Diespl 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) .
Quantitiel conumed 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-houre) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) _/ .
2-22. Total fuel by otor-car trains equaledd net ton coal equivalent)
-2 Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24.Total (quated 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).
uel oil purchased (barrels) . .
-0 Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .......
Electric current purchased and produced (ilowatt-hours).
3- 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 .
4-06Gasoline purchased....................
AVERAGES
5. Averae cost of all fuel and power at point of purchee. 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) .
703. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-houre (electric looomotives) 5/ .
7-05. gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-olectrie locomotive; ) 6
7-0. 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) ....
-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04 Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. .. .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. ruel and power conamed per passenger-train car-ltle road passenger service
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). .....
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


UNITED STATES


$33 259 228
15 535 699
9105 265
2 061 215
146 869
74 893
60183169

1097 456
24 441 923
10 856 667
7 347 422
15 5/2
2 108
1770 246
4 347063
194 617 547
41964 819
72 351564
50 184
5 851
6 766 518

968 653
57152 414
33 513 649
67 641 619
344 737
55 454 713
910 942
79 520
1 423
2 330 117

6 499 216
191 444
7 751 539
94 ) 3 650
246 462 163
3 975 762
$27 680165
1 348 886
18674 428
9 542 963
2 571 772
631 421


10. 'm
1.o01
15.o0
904

6.29
108
8.4
766

125
8.1
1. 6
28.82
110

20.3
1.08
0.29
3.5
12.8
15.8


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


r r I r I -r +


WESTERN DISTRICT


ITEM
NO.


t I -- I I I .1-.. I ___


$33432 321
11114 367
3 979 177
1 941 403
122 226
57 636
50 647 130

1266462
26 284 124
9 735 681
7150 558
17 408
2 212
1892 934
5 595 637
213 026 103
25 213771
78 827 923
57 519
5 528
7 712 044

1 318 930
67 306 575
20 949 056
67 420 064
266 509
56 696 264
1028 20
82 100
1627
2 435 039

8 317 689
308 303
7887103
63 189 344
251 346 718
3811 529
$27 368735
1876 324
12 257 664
4 417098
2 412 171
487050


)329


0.90
12.780

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7.g,
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1.6




199
1.04
7 6








0.29


1.6.
16.1


$17 867 569
99 758
2 650 961
1 740 736
29 766
33 475
22 422 265

646 822
126 286
4 360 951
6 845 590
8038
708
858 984
2 068315
624 745
9 842 976
48 733 784
1517
1202
2 391459

546 013
275 089
9623 932
65 421 892
86345
49 822 341
187 441
45 613
349
887 853
3253180
87 158
188064
27009 315
191 320 648
1 261 870
$14 501 721
623170
657 472
2 841 208
1 965 537
211655


$17 952 685
78 427
919 655
1650 250
24 830
24 933
20651 180

768 525
115 074
3412538
6725 308
12 526
740
939 044
2637 233
5817 28
4642 535
51860 295
1923
1 366
2 811019

760 918
469 542
4220 161
65 002176
57 765
50 980 618
185 935
45 949
574
962 216
4274 346
111 997
178 627
14 287 985
193 192 536
1276 344
S4 429 132
664 335
443 802
1033790
1836 114
177 269


$2 608 952

40 803
103 241
1 445
900
2 755339

73511

86 425

22
78 877
312 744
9290
12 871 935
33
334 630
72 294

255 125
89 699

10 879
218
5
78 452

356 817
4 094
2 396
384 862
19 586 272
138 328

91 848 322
33 792
9 957
44 130
195 266
19 612


$2 443 623

S12 505
94 848
2067
634
2553677

88 607
85 514

22
94 373
386764
19 457
15 391 308
37
412 142

82 856
64 178
70 611

20 187
404
5
84 930
631 846
5 058
4186
230 001
22 292 296
170 250

62 395 08 5
35 620
10 995
16 970
185 327
18474


$5 991 493
332 532
1 822 768
90 650
2 393
8 650
8248 486

152 297
871 936
1 495 869
167151
480
227 585

853 227
2 910130
7 857358

1327
1063035

167 570
1087 715
7 811386
93 299
5 532 772
18362
5 759
87
369 900
1 279 958
3 556
136 966
19097 535
14 332 915
337 716
$5 477 055
19089
417 951
1970108
212 231
67 162


$5 717 318
187 664
1008 256
74 706
3177
6669
6 997790

170 453
774 687
1441 872
173 418
474
236 780
1011 402
2149 928
5656633

1088
1159 611
228 331
1 174 012
6 663 029
55 503
5 610 046
33 339
5040
112
399 442
1476 966
2740
138 692
15 517 404
13 726 380
429 101
4 840762
15 782
292 141
1 129 260
196 546
72 138


$6 791 214
15 103 409
4 590 733
126 588
113267
31 868
26 757079

224 826
23 443 701
4 913 422
334 681
7 534
898
604 800
1112 777
191082 672
24 255195
10 745 845
48 667
3 289
2 977 394

182 776
55 789 610
15 823 206
2130 028
165093
99 000
694 260
27 930
982
993 912
1 609 261
96 636
7 424 113
47 540 938
21 222 328
2 237 848
s5 852 467
672 835
17 589 048
4 687 517
198 738
332 992


$7 318 495
10 848 276
2 038 561
121 599
92 152
25 400
20 444 483

238 877
25 394 363
4 795 957
251 832
4882
976
622 737
1560 238
210 294 447
14 895 146
11576 320
55 596
3037
3 329 272
246 825
65 663 021
10 001 690
2 347 277
153 241
105 600
788 747
30 707
936
988 451
1934 531
188 508
7 565 598
33153 954
22 135 506
1 935 834
$5 703 756
1160 587
11510 726
2 237 078
194 184
219 16


i i + i v i


4.46

10.52
1 ,o7
16.7



11.09%
1.019o
15.11l
588
i.ol
.02

107
8.2
771

131
1.6
25.13
120

19.
2.
0.21

10.3
15.1


$3.38

7.2
o.950.
13.89








5
101

766

129
*
1.7
25.60
123

19.
0.29
10
1.9


5.18
P.25
4.697
11. 18
1A.16

$5.69
11. .
0.797'
13.2 6

950
5.69

928

89
2.1
52.63
91
18.6

0.29
.
13.1
18.1


17 :0
2.63

o.5l%
10. 5 .

74.38
1-38
o7 )
10.. i

953
5.42

936

87
2.5
53.12
90
18.6
o s
0.30
14.4
18.5


4.28
5.37
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10.32e
1. 145
19. 9%

I .11


1-.030
7o. 6.

l?.o3

797

177

805

1 3
1.6

118

18.5
1.13
0.29

9.0
15.6


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1576
2.11
7.28?
1.fl320
16.81%


84.05
7.30#
l.n92
9.$3
911
7?.79
7.05
186

803

139
7i

126

19.1
1.11
0.28

8.2
16.0


$3.64


0.936.
14.87




0.951o'
15.o9%

6
114
8.7
731

124
8.11
1.6
32.88
104

25.~
1.07
0.30
4.1
24.7
16.3


2.95
6.16
1.52
6.75d
0.8770
11.32%

O3.58
6.;31
o.851/
10.E5


6 l
143



126
8.24
1.7
31.54
112

23.5
1.04
0.28
26.4
16.2


I I_ I_ IAI_ IAIII_ I


/ 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 ooat of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
r Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


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 care.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Average not computed. Oil burning steam locomotives usod primarily as helpers.


1~~'4W









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 from159 reports representingl68 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL 1948 AND 1947

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM IWESTERN9DIST TITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.


1948 1947 1941 1947 1948 1947 1941 1947 1948 1947


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of feal and power charged to yard and train servicat Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 38? and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). ......
1-0. Eleotril 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 consamed in yard awitchina errice (Accounts 32. 383, and 38h).
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-02. ruel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) ................. .
2-04. Electric current (kilovatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. .....
unatitiiee consamd in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395. and 96).
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) .
nantities cosamed 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 looomotives (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 not tona coal eqvalent)
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) . .
3-04. Diesel ful purchased (gallons) . .
305 Electrio current purchased and produced (kiloatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) ..... ..
4. Total cost of all fual aad 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 sad power at point of purchase and productions /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . .
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . .
5-03. ruel oil per barrel (42 gallon). . .
4.Diesel fuel per gallon . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-06. Osoline per gallon .. ..........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): 4
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilovatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/.. .
7-05. Gallon of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) h/
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03:. gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel Md pover consamed per pasenger-train oar-mile roadpassenger sermces
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-ar trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$158 088 4 76
62 381 933
34 012 278
8 752 556
566 839
338 4 31
264 140 513

b 198426
106 142 992
45 403 847
32 263 391
734 33
9 527
8 062 627
21 579 252
810 001 696
154 896 698
313 835 907
216 328
25 575
31 142 586

4 781115
250 596 705
128 207 540
284 000 776
1 353 931
254 391 064
3 596 798
346 722
6 339
10 256 982

33 264 718
1 311 667
31 630 4 20
364 702 786
1077 265 356
b1 887 974
$137 707 121
9 127 600
73 286 683
36 601 889
11 065 910
2 490 554


4.1
6.96
2.3
1.027%
15.;66

(5.Ol
e.25
0o.3i:
0.990~
14.58%

920



798

137

30.52
121

21.7
1.13
0.30

16.J
16.9


/ 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.
Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


$143 335 899
44 467 753
14 506 513
8 143 655
468 565
230 361
211 152 746

5 441332
113 288 025
39 772 842
31 517 539
74 351
8622
8 040 443
24 395 536
866 128 938
97 300 054
332 827 180
242 329
23 440
32 888 792

5 721 871
302 247 814
79 353 071
2b5 323 957
1012 701
249 178 140
4 036 821
339 361
6 532
10 334 472

39 906 631
1 496 666
32 110 972
241 747 811
1 069 583 110
15 286 198
$ 130 636 608
9 080078
47 169 311
15 741 601
10 113 787
1 842 144


$83 866 143
340 759
9 606 019
7 348 881
117 839
156 591
101 436 232

3 112 111
539 872
17 827 785
30 120 521
46 979
3 4 79
3 994 121
10 130 134
2 104 616
34 656 730
199 226 693
7 039
6 122
11 279 553

2 721 595
997 266
34 739 230
274 534 547
341123
228 808 552
717 382
207 763
2 011
4 032 603
17 148 604
480 235
921 984
100 911 167
825 722 4 88
b 179 127
$72 954 167
3 259 789
3 239 719
10 489 731
8 404 020
867 167


$76 524 319
225 089
3 473 323
6 861215
94 920
103 378
87 282 244

3 289 688
379 975
14 213 956
29 740 740
52 900
3 160
3 995 784
11 309 029
1342 031
18 254 675
207 407 919
7 896
5 941
11 988 183
3 266 956
1783 662
15 542 301
272 802 239
242 380
223 995 553
734 345
199 32 7
2365
4 061 572

20 737 568
579 110
731382
58 227 239
bl2 146 025
4 817 97 2
$70 875 095
3 484 316
1 713 151
4 034 286
7 689143
642 643


$13 561 912

143 765
530 692
5 655
3 964
14 245 988

374 898

375478

97
398 217

1 764 055

51 254
69 358 564

156
1 873 046

329 664
880 819
324 962

43 548
872
21
352 380

2 618 732
21 829
12 848
1 561 228
101 570 575
577 077

$12 901 094
162 969
47 4 96
173 044
959 925
78 035


(11 324 999
52 74 3
476 411
7 112
2 276
11 863 541

397 970

363 980

80
422 505

1 903 275

73 341
80 495 065

146
2 033 565

344 882

286 642
353 42

70 674
1 413
20
353623
2 931404
20 300
15 094
896 589
109 523 224
580 916

$10 839 450
139 511
37 469
62 791
839 884
60 350


$27 820 067
1 297 337
7 131 585
359 123
9 295
38 811
36 656 218

700 244
3 506 594
6 345 151
757 702

1 952
1 018 688

4 072 826
10 802 135
30 238 330

5 500
4 870 107

823 598
5 438 046
31 843 057
374 714
25 166 380
74 150
25 033
405
1 645 595

6 0114 27
14 896
545 883
74 028 958
59 147 211
1 375 509

$25 526 932
90 162
1 672 807
7 595 376
862 4 39
272 068


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65.49

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5.?5

937
74.01
7.15
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145
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1.6
128

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0.29

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$25 379 639
785 499
3 779 826
311 207
11 454
26 255
30 293 880

742 210
3 432 669
5 939 874
753 419
1660
1 014 574

4 593 132
9 686 583
21 082 496

4665
5 167 909

979 605
5 845 458
26 927 809
235 589
24 740 187
115 355
21736
409
1 683 67 8

6 98a 782
20 880
559 183
57 915 829
56 471212
1 505 866
$25 208 738
106 723
1 088 331
3 938 384
790 627
247 220


S3.32
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145
8.19

133
19.9

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16.6


$32 640 354
60 743 837
17 130 909
513 860
434 050
139 065
111 802 075

1 011173
102 096 526
20 855 4 33
1 385 168
26 4 54
3 999
2 651 601
5 612 237
797 094 945
89 948 384
45 250 650
209 289
13 797
13 119 880
906 258
244 161 393
60 744 4 34
9 141 267
638 094
416 132
2 761 718
113 054
3 902
4 226 4 04
7 485 955
794 707
30 149 705
188 2014 33
90 825 082
8 756 261
$26 324 928
b 614 680
68 326 661
18 343 738
839 518
1 273 284


9.9




S 950
1162
8 0
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14.

34. 41
115
26.9
1.12
0.30
4.0
26.8
17.1


$30 106 942
43 457 165
7 200 621
494 822
355 079
98 452
61713 081

1 011464
109 475 381
19 255 030
1 023 380
21451
3722
2 607 580

6 590100
855 100 524
57 689 542
44 924 196
234 433
12 688
13 699 135
1130 426
294 618 694
36 596 319
12 168 291
534 732
442 400
3 116 44 7
116 885
3738
4 235 599
9 254 877
876 370
30 805 313
124 708154
91 442 64 9
8 381 444
$25 713 325
5 349 528
44 330 360
7 706 140
794 133
891 931


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24.3
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J ________ L .L ________ _______ .1. L 4. i ________ I ________ L ____


4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohilg hour by electric rail motor cars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.
- Average not computed. Oil burning steam locomotive used primarily as helpers.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1948---0-750188


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


11111 11I III I1111111111111111111111111111111111111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08584 0501 UREAU O TRANSPORT B0 OMICS AND STATIfC


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 159 reports representing 160 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND Te~MINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


U.S. DEPOf.TORY
II


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard sad train service: Total charges 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 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 cona ed in yard witchin service (Leeouats 32.8. 33a, a 3),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .. ....
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. .....
2-03.Diesel fuel (gallons).................
-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) .
Qaantlties eonamaud In road freight seviee (Accotunts 394. 395,,d 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotves (net tons) . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) .................
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline Agallons). . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Qantltlt consumed in road pusso r service (Accounts 394, 95. 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 loooaotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-oar trains (kilowatt-hour) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .....
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated not tons coal equivalent)
n-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. Total (equated not 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).
-0. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . .
Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .... .
-0. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3 Gasoline purchased (gallons).. ....... ..
4. Totel eost of all f l ad power at point of purchase d prodnetion:
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. .. ..........
4-0:5 Electric current purchased and produced .. .....
4-06. Gasoline purchased....... . .
AVERAGES
5. Averse cost of all fuel and pover 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. OGsoline 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. Illowatt-hours electrico locomotives) 5/ ......
7-05. OGllons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-elctric locoewtives) /.
7-0f. 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 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 conomed per passenger-traia car-Nlle roadpassenger sermce:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .. ....
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger srvie) .


12LL'48


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

MAY 1948


FOR THE MONTH OF !AI 19148 AND 1947


UNITED STATES


$37 938 084
15 153 770
9 407 716
2 096 041
154 756
78 960
64 829 327

1194 526
23 347 022
11 288 073
7 259075
15 300
1 973
1 887 581
5150102
191 317 847
44 213 790
82 358716
47 895
6 104
7 611 425

1035 798
53 288 195
33 361038
67 0 20 533
357 9<0
51 318 885
951005
78 639
1 784
\ 2 367 499
9 946 869
221 469
7 596 514
93 849 404
250 641 082
4 033 739
$42 770 727
.1 578 137
18188381
9 469 805
2 612 947
646 774


.1i





15.26%

873
5. 290



1,6












1.02
0.28
5.22
753

117
7.90
1 6


20.2
1.02
0.28
12:6
15.6


EASTERN-DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


0 4- 4


WESTERN DISTRICT


1 1 1 *I *r 1 1 I 1 --


$33 725 476
11377 432
4179 532
1932 346
138128
58 271
,51411 185

1 281 302
26411437
9807636
7 183 782
17 660
2253
1 914 775
5 753 736
213007 443
25849 246
83 917 122
59 289
5 387
7 886 977
1294 971
66 412 529
21783 271
66186 785
288 973
54549 380
1 110 880
83 322
1472
2422 944

9 332 245
308 158
7 848 599
61 596 351
2 51134 642
4079 288

$30850 815
1871736
12 298 257
4352506
2 398 879
522 787


853
0.912
11.63%


610


747

116
7.94
1.6
28.40
109

19.2
1.03
0.28

15.7
15.7


$19 779 840
129 776
2 844 560
1 742 744
29 297
36 167
24 562 384

704 300
109 508
4 399 086
6 787 977
7 560
679
919 905
2 401564
867 708
11 302 302
51 817 859
944
1366
2 766 454
575 783
377 295
9 676 916
64 684 442
77 846
45 548 553
179 856
41 736
484
915 473

5 221243
113 294
177 274
28722 736
189 590 765
1 231 918
$22 742 151
788 737
607 909
3023742
1 969 927
211 632


(17 993 118
87 005
994 446
1619 332
25 752
24 504
20744 157

769 410
121 443
3450 661
6 773 420
14 406
707
943 645
2 711413
745 497
4660 584
51958 278
1654
1 409
2886 141
754 982
391 642
4 770 518
64 187 774
63 732
48 880 463
183 440
44 153
464
967709

4 595 582
138 685
189 816
14 298 121
189 193 584
1 271 36
(15 658 932
837 642
474 252
1057 510
1810 020
175 036


43 859 593
45 764
156 729
2 006
812
4 064 904

102 671

87 944

18
108144

497 678

29222
20162 571
36
531544

77 098

276 276
90 844

14 924
298
5
83553
897035
3 331
5 455
383 155
27 802 572
188 295
$4 678 240
25 978
20 245
43 634
864 379
25 132


S966 296
16 822
119 558
2024
602
3105 302

104 386

86 965

19
110 248

487 643

17 945
21303 490

36
520 819

81 247
122 731
83 015

19 025
381
5
84 780
912445
4 933
4784
234 719
28 392 300
192 100
3 524 910
32 938
13042
17 340
222 517
21 156


6 823 551
230 547
1 794 267
72 879
2 741
7 447
S931 432

161 620
692 849
1 549 376
168054
343
238 686
995034
2160 472
8114 554

1 284
1 206 245
176 489
483 937
7 076 306

106 738
5 695 13Z
19 015
6 111
73
361050

1706188
3 807
113 100
16 398 814
12 765 318
343347

$7 504 338
23 121
356 440
1 694 702
190 718
71369


55 777 118
152 471
1056 65o
76 314
3187
7011
7072759

170 480
679 086
1439 984
161 383
532
236 480
1055 004
2 143 747
6013 694

1039
1 213 808
209 613
442 639
6 509 487
59 815
5 576 717
31 107
5 010
88
373 513

1582 66!
6780
96 470
15 348 610'
12 921 747
381 978

$5 320 999
32 534
208087
1 124 076
it1 973
68 9921


#7 475 100
14 793 447
4 723125
123 (G89
120 712
34 534
27 270 607

2c5 935
22 544 c 5
5 251 ot,7
303044
7 740
933
620 846
1 255 8bo
18o 289 c67
24 767 712
10 378 300
46 949
3 418
3107 182

206 4.8
52 426 963
16 331 540
2 245 247
173 336
75 200
737 210
30 494
1 222
1007 423

2120 403
101037
7 300 o65
48 344 699
20 482 427
2 270 179
$7 846 001
740 301
17 203 787
4 707 727
187 923
338 041


56 988 944
11137 956
2 111606
117 142
107 165
26 154
204o8 967

237 026
25 610 ,08
4 830 028
246 979
3 254
995
624 402

1499 676
S10 116 199
15157 02
10655 354
57 63b
2 903
3 266 209
248 929
55 578 248
10 380 535
1 915 996
165 426
92 200
877 308
33 778
91!
996 942
2241553
157 760
7 557 b29
31 714 901
20 627 011
i 233 272
$6 345 974
966722
11602 876
2153 578
184 369
257 603


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ITEM
NO.


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

2-01
2-02

2-03
2-04
2-07
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10

2-11
2-12
2-13
2-14
2-120

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

3-01
3-02

3-05
3-06

4-ol
4-02
4-0o

4-02
4-06.


.1 ______________ A ______________ .4 A ____________ ______________ ________


1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed 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 coot of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Exclude Missouri rnd Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation


4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by electric rail motor oars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Aver go not computed. Cl burning tor. locomotives used primarily as helpers.







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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT 00BNOMIC AND TrATIBICS


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 159 reports representing 168 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED ;WITH MAY 1948 AND 1947

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

19g8 19477 1948 1947 1948 1947 194 1947 194 1947


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 (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Oaeoline (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:
quanttites conamed In yard switching serve (Accounts 382. 383. and 3 ),
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).; .. ..
Qnattittes consumed is road freight service (Accounts 394. 395, ad 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam looomotives (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-hour) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) I/ .......
2-22. Total fuel by aotor-car trains (equated nst tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) .
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-03 Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ... .... ..
-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-0. OGasolins 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. . . .
4-0. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-0:5 Electric current purchased and produced .
4-06. Gasoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. LAvege 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- Fuell oil per barrel (42 gallons). . ..
5 Diesel fuel per gallon . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-06. GOsollne per gallon .. . ..
6. Unit costs of yard and train d power (inl. freight and
handling expenses): _/
6-01. Coal per net on ......... .... ....
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .................
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon... .................
6-04. Electric current per klilowatt-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. Oallons of gasoline (esolins and gas-olectril locomotives) 6/.
7-Oh. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles includingg
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. rul and power conamed per pDsesnfer-train ar-ile 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 electrico locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel Call road passenger service) .


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quantltees are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for looomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Roud not in operc.tion


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.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor cars.
* Average not computed. Oil burning steam locomotives used prim-r.ly as helpers.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE :0-1948





"-C t ^ "/'- i UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

S to rvion |II 122111|| 0I81I584 05| IOIR|IlT 1 4 TERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08584 0519 BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
JUNE 1948


UIV.\i. ,0F FL L.IE l
"*.--OF FL T L- T l 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)
SIFOR THE OIITH OF JU:r; lo4 A13D 1947

U.S DEPO:;"- :' SOUTHERN DISTRICT
i UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
IlTEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947

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) 35 501 091 31 396715 ~18 410 463 $167686888 83 616429 $2737 228 06 292 100 b b115 243 $7182 093 6 775 356 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 15 380 570 11647 109 117 946 80 637 172 562 113 224 15090062 11453 246 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394). ..... 9200504 4164 329 2 805 942 982161 34201 20143 17 20 230 1079062 4640131 2082963 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396) .. 2051637 1880 320 1699285 1588580 153560 114 008 68 09 68136 130183 109596 1-04
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . ... .. 14 5105 119 571 29 894 23 597 1 26 1 561 2655 3 200 110 928 91 213 1-
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) ........ 79 321 53032 33 801 24 205 951 600 8 638 8175 35 731 25 052 1-0
1-07. Tot .. . . ... 62 358228 49266076 23097331 19468068 3 806 769 2873 540 6265000 63 87 040 27189128 20537 428 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard sltching service (Accounts 382. 383, and 381),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ... 1136 747 1186053 667 803 707704 97 671 96864 155112 155909 215 961 223496 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ....... 23 444185 24636568 101 986 103 374 505 843 538 571 22 836 556 23994 023 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons).... . 10 762 077 9396 393 4 286 209 3 312 386 82 060 84 71 1 429 930 1424 704 4 963 878 4 574585 2-0
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 7227 928 6 885 678 6 775 030 6 501 02C 164 158 152 047 288 140 232 611 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . 13 517 13150 7 590 11 563 5927 1587 2-05
2-0. Other fuels (equated net tone coal equivalent). 2067 2 080 618 632 21 21 472 58 956 844 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1 809 093 1780 916 880 218 876 117 102 981 104 132 225 947 213 482 599 947 587 185 2-07
Quantities eonsmed in road freight service (Accounts 391, 39. and 396),.
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) . 4 780064 5263606 2 231 967 2 492 736 456320 427434 906 127 928 551 1185 650 1414885 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 192 833 077 210 814 4 51 717 738 767 074 1 426 634 1467 055 190689305 208 580 322 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) ................. 43411159 25160743 10977155 4510638 29000 12 779 7632985 6259616 24772019 14377510 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . ... 76028230 74857565 45 574 256 46 737476 18292282 18395739 12 161 692 9724 348 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . 46873 44067 1713 1 325 -- 45160 42742 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 5 998 5 247 1158 1295 37 35 1355 1065 3448 2 852 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ....... 7 231384 7335726 2 583903 2 659408 489 204 459 285 1099 417 1071557 3058860 3145476 2-14
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 396, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 1016309 1240030 557 655 720 742 73 865 75724 166 031 192 393 218 75 251 171 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 54 048 64 64 889 312 376 595 308501 498 565 363 868 53173 504 64 216 943 2-16
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .... 31 992 556 21700 733 9 577 997 4634951 179869 169 573 6649109 6300144 15585581 10596065 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 66 833 575 65 956 633 64 450 486 64 241118 73 604 88733 -- 2309485 1626782 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 360 416 254 736 73 685 66 287 100 401 59 266 186 330 129 183 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kllowatt-hours) 49 786 872 50425 330 44 262 573 45 054 223 5 438 599 5 287 907 85 700 83 200 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) i/ ..... 890 356 959 647 181 914 172 173 12054 14 310 18 419 30 373 677 969 742 791 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by mtor-car train (equated net ton eoalequrialent) 75 102 73 6 77 40 664 40 831 241 286 5 801 4674 28396 27 886 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent).. 1839 1 467 391 418 5 4 98 110 1345 935 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 2 308 623 2 339 305 888 582 926 409 78 74C 80 393 339 962 345 688 1001339 986 815 2-2
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/994 4
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons).. 8 648336 8379007 4255 823 4331 567 862 558 841 597 1603815 1211433 1926140 1994410 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nt tons). 275 321 331 690 95 739 120 464 4 307 4 58C 3 425 2 64 171 850 204 000 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .... 7 352 929 7716 569 187 535 141903 4121 4 362 117 282 81 819 7043 991 7 488 485 3-0
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons).... ..... 101036977 60143688 29370866 13728 372 342 663 229 52' 16604 689 14430737 52718759 31755056 3-0
5. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hour). 243 436 299 237 326 991 181 824 054 179 765 049 26 281 710 25 2620 OC 12 775 297 12 585 726 22 554030 19 714 216 -05
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .... .. 4 004 957 3 784 048 1 395 071 1380630 146 506 134 520 341 983 366 390 2 120 797 1902 500 3-06
4. Total comt of all fuel and pover at point of purchase mnd production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ... $ 37 509447 $ 28459 287 $18660 987 $15 024 841 i4 580303 $3423 756 $6 949642 ($4053 828 $7 318435 $5956 862 i4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points oherthan ines 1 971 925 2 015 439 646 443 704 7 50 32 435 29 7 6 9 20 3 5 14 253 1 272 722 1266 667 4-02
-0 ue oil purchased ............. 17 563 48 12 699 233 627 018 353 289 15 673 11 906 369 459 181 951 16 550 898 12152 087 -0
4-0 Diesel fuel purchased . ....... 10154771 4335 318 3092115 1037 060 39 009 16 922 1 923 951 1070 251 5099096 2210 285 4-0
4-0. Electric current purchased and produced ....... 2 596 352 2 315 039 1 929 724 1 749 546 273 50 202 949 193336 181 523 199762 181 021 4-0
4-06. Gasoline purchased. ... . 644 831 501 919 239 464 200 914 20 200 14 955 68 834 63 724 316 333 222 326 4-0
AVERAGES
5. Average cot of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: ;/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . ... 4.4 ?3.40 16.38 3.47 .1 4.07 .33 *3.35 3.0 .99 5-
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ....... .7.i6 $6.0 5 .50 $. .39 7.41 6.2 1 5-02
5-0. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . 2.39 31.65 3.3 $3.80 $2.3 $3.1 2.22 .35 1.62 5-0
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon . ... 10.05 7210. 7 .1 6 .56 7.37 10. 7.42 9. 6.960 -0
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ... 1.067 0.975 1.06 0.9f 1.041 0.803 1.513 1.4422 0.S81 0.918 5-
5-06. gasoline per gallon ... ..... 16.10o 13.2b% 17.16 14.55% 13.79o 11.1i 20.130 17.39% 14.92 11i.69 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): k34.01.4
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . 2 4.0 4. 6-
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel 2. . . .31.6 i ? P .V2 6-02
6-0o. Diesel fuel per gallon . .... .10. 7.37 11.26 7. 11. 7. 10.88 7.6 7.0
6-0 Electric current per kilowatt-hour . 1.026. 0.94 1.05/ O.9q70 0,, 6u r.67 .,1.2 0.9;9o 6-0
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . 15.26V 11.76 1. 1'. 1.',1 10.91V 14.16 10.f 1a5.2o 11.9 g 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour: 46
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam looomotiveo) ... 843 834 819 810 94: "3 89 86, 846 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 56.66 57.45 37.1 3. 71.64 70.76 56.5- 5.33 7-02
7-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives). .. 6.02 5.98 '. 5.4 5.46 5.1 6 .4 .05 7-0
7-0. u of fu el (l loooilmo (tiveslo) 78 724..729 924 942 168 6.05 702
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ .... .107 1 10 102 69 132 7-0
7-05. Gallons of gasolinenesolne nd gaolctric locomotis) .3 3.7 7-0
7-0. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 28 7 7 29 924 942 772 732 65 689 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). . 11 115 121 119 78 77 1 1 130 114 115 -01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 7.7 7.9 7 7.7 7.71 7.8-02
8-0 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .1. 1.6 1.6 1.6 5.2 2.4 1 1.5 1.6 16 8-0
8-0. iloatt-hours electrici locomotve) . 2.1 27.0 23.22 22.51 46.14 47.89 35. 31.92 8-
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 104 107 112 114 81 80 116 116 99 105 8-05
9. mel and power consumed per passenger-train car-sall road pasenger sercse:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... 19.8 11.7 18.9 18.0 18.5 17.9 19.4 19.8 23.4 20.3 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 1.00 0.99 2.55 2.34 -- 1.16 1.16 1.00 0.99 9-02
9-03 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .0.27 0.28 0.26 0.27 0.32 0.34 0.28 0.29 0.28 0.28 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. .6 3.5 3.6 3.5 4.1 .0 9-04
9-05 Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar trains) ... 17 7 8.9 1 4.5 13.5 8.4 7.2 24-. 2;.7 9-05
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger servloe) .15.1 15.2 14..9. 1.3 17.8 16.1 16.0 15.3 15.1 9-0


j/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotric motor-or trains. These
quantities are Included with diesel fuel In computing Itea 6-03.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
EBc1ased on total oost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
ffExcludes Missouri and Arkansas Hy. Co. Ioad not in operation.


/ Based o; total coot of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SInoludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor cars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
SAverage not oomputud. 011 burning steam locomotives used primarily as helpers








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 160reports representing 169 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR SIX MONTHS E!JED ;:ITH JUIE 1948 Ai:D 1947


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

1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 194 N 1947


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Aooounts 382 and 394). ..
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 392 and 394) . .
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . .
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . .
1-07. Total......... . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard ewitchlng service (Accounts 32., 35. and 385),
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 consued In road freight service (Accounts 39, 39. and 396).
2-06. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ..
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .. .....
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
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) ..
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro)
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .. .....
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. Total (equated net tons 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. Electric current purchased and produced (ilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) . .
4. Total cost of all fuel ad power at point of purchase nd 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 . . .
4-02. Electric current purchased and produced .. .
4- Gaoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purches. 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. OGsollne per gallon .. ...........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (Inc. freight and
handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-. 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 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. Oallons of gasoline (gasoline and ase-olectric locomotives) 6/,
7-0. 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. uel and power consued per passenger-train car-mile rad passenger serv ca
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) .


$231 388 756
92 910 273
52 622 240
12 900 234
86o 700
496 712
391 190 915

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152 934 199
67 453 048
46 750 394
102 250
13 567
11 759 231

31 496 624
1 194 153 220
242 498 569
472 222 853
311094
37 677
45 942 720

6 827 576
357 933 564
193 561134
417 854 884
2 072 267
355 496 821
5 438 159
500 252
9 959
14 924 683
51 858 138
1 809 905
46 563 481
559 730 901
1 572 021 737
23 926 670

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12 685 254
108 986 213
56 240 635
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5 449 930
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372 399
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1 089 958
284 311
3247
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838 265
1 059 41 7
06 408 401
1 181 104 659
7 470 540
8101 558 868
5 026 600
2 529 02U
6 141320
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1 018 593


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9 289
5 727
22 117 661

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4 378 325
294 67
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155 654 865
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221 382
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4 685 446
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24 240
1 360 031
163177 524
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500 611
14 691
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2 767
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90 627 346
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767 732
665 690
209 330
166 219 221

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31 070 976
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5 888
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133 862 139
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/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gal-electril motor-oar trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-03.
2 Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total osot of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
7 Excludes M(isoouri and Arkitnsas Ry. Co. Pond not in operation.


/ 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.
SInoludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
* Average not computed. 011 burning stoan locomotives used primarily as helpers.
U. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE:1949 0- 800188


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA : I : U. 7 / 7

1 I Il I I I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08584 0360 BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Subject to revision


C _


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
JULY 1948


ST 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 railway#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF JULY 1948 and 1947

SOUTHERN DISTRICT
U.. DEPO"TO' UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.
1949 1947 194g 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1949 1947

AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and poaer charged to yrd sad train service: Total eharCes for,
1-01. Coal Tor steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 35 676156 32 015 599 10 361 901 17 001 431 $3 411 923 $2447 7C4 $6137953 $ 4964320 7 766 379 $7 602144 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 15 797738 12 346 883 114 751 91 364 169 726 107 223 15 513 261 12 14L 296 1-02
1-0 Diesel ful (Account 382 and 394) .. .. 9640645 4491 975 2 868 955 1095 848 42923 20 350 1 777 312 1115 800 4 951 455 2259 977 1-0
1-0 Electric current (Accounts 38 384, 395, and 396). : 2 121 047 1 899 328 1 775 412 1 608 40 135 019 104 802 75 15 70 681 135 301 115 442 -0
1:0. Gasoline (Accounts 32 and 394)... ..... 145889 121601 25981 23 196 2311 1477 2 435 3687 115162 93241 1I5
-. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394)...... 73 379 56 806 30 350 22 423 764 614 7 533 7 9153 34 732 25 856 1-0
1-7. Total ......................... 63 456854 5092 192 23 177 50 19842 65 3 59 940 2574947 8 170274 6269624 2 51690 22244956 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
QeantiIis. conewmd in ysd witcbhin service accountss 382. 383. sad 391),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .......... 1092250 1138826 630122 678 183 91715 83684 150 373 145723 220040 231236 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by team locomotives (gallon) .... 23 890 673 26206 262 100 58; 102 272 483 420 553 04 23 306 664 25 550 86 2-02
-0Diesel fuel (gallons) ................. 11146 49 9 682 684 4409 29 3 346419 95484 84799 1458358 1 442140 518212 4 809 326 -0
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours)........... 7 207 505 6 931 593 6 720 597 6 543 471 158180 155 677 328728 232 445 2-0
2-0. Gasoline (gallons) . ... 9 537 11 665 5 820 9 536 3 717 2129 2-
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tone coal equivalent). 2 013 2 320 597 696 17 20 313 648 1086 956 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .... 1 784493 1756441 845961 846 815 97596 88940 222200 204782 618 736 615 904 2-07
Qantiti eonaumed In road freight service (Accont 394. 395, d 96). 1474
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) . .. 4688670 4999626 2140310 2324360 415 007 343508 852 301 852119 1281052 1474641 2-00
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons).......... 197 423 245 213 563 356 705 225 827 650 1 403 010 1348 809 195 315 010 211 386 917 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons .................) 460456 27026 156 11 442 067 5157457 1859-3 9840 7 724 952 6 287212 27118971 15 573 649 2-10
-1. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) .... 74981196 70476415 45477406 46843 108 17167573 14014725 12 336 217 9 61 582 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). . ....5.........34 545 37 682 1 541 1 240 4033 00 363114 442 2 -12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .. 5707 5227 1160 1192 32 34 1401 1076 3114 2925 2
2-. Total (equated net ton coal equvalent)....... 7 243 297 7146 45 8 2506481 2511 431 442248 377472 1047 526 995 187 3247 042 3262 368 2-1
quantitieseonsrmed In reed psesoeger service (Accounts 394, 395. sad 396),
2-1Qn Coal by steam locomotives (net tone)(un .......... 95, ad .9 1063171 1278 24 8 587 45 750 055 75015 80779 163151 186269 237570 261 145 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 55 677 643 68409 211 403 343 413 433 559 339 312 62 54 714 961 67 683 155 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotisve (gallons).... ....33705013 23459262 9949 315 5109 29 249 258 171615 7171461 6596860 16334979 11581514 2-17
-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). 70 479 963 70 16 787 67 938 729 67022 759 103835 99355 2 437 399 3 046 6730 2-1
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 362 546 29a 896 63987 69387 103 666 2 17 194 89 157 392000 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hour) 52146 938 52607 575 46560 316 47053165 5 49922 5 462 41 92 700 92 000 -2
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) V ........... 921 576 984260 161991 175495 18270 13304 16 367 34653 722 748 760808 2-21
2-2. Total fuel by iotor-c" train. (equeted net tons coll equI;lent) 79 078 77 203 41 796 42 711 365 266 5 897 5 006 31 020 29 220 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) ... 1952 1442 303 413 4 5 88 107 1537 917 2-2
2- total (equated net ton coal equivalent). ....... 2413 814 2 453 267 931 648 971 687 81779 85 514 349 731 347 091 1 050 656 1048 975 2-2
3. Quantltles of all fuel a po purchand power purchased ndproduced: 1544
301. Coal purchased f.o.b mins (nt tons) ......... 7290149 6132 349 3416585 3100399 701636 49780 1519468 989552 1652460 154 3-
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net on). 292 990 436 332 98013 19d 701 2 580 4 370 3 570 2 385 188 827 230 876 3-02
3-0 Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .............. 611072 207790 153 738 161 001 3 516 4425 79683 68 84 7 374135 7973530 3-0
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) ............. 6966 502 66933057 25247081 16028 721 326 559 281 471 18907892 15022890 52484970 35599975 3-01
-0 Electric current purchased and producedkilowatt-hurs) 24 410912 0 23056 858 187 66481 184 831 694 881 426 20 317 521 1 749 109 12039 491 23 114 896 20 868 152 3-0
3 Gasoline purchased (gallons)............... 4440637 4172382 1454 072 1 36402 209132 191 298 382 294 37178 2395139 224421




AVERAGES ------ ------------ ----------- ----------
5. Total cost of ll11 fe and power st point of purchase and production: -_
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mlnes ...... .............. 32499 366 25316Z93 615 631 465 12059 57 $3 824 941 2 239 613 $6 811123 3 791665 231837 5071739 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2167207 2 64d 01 0 6438 1163275 21 310 32 473 2 242 13 11 1439209 1439 151 4-02
5-02. Cl oil purchs net ....h ... .. 8 06 47 13 97 511 517 607 402 321 12 28 11 777 261862 19 67 17 270 38 13417
-. esel fuel purchased ......... . .759180 4 901160 2666 76 1223 37747 22 846 195693 10947 509772 2545474
46. Un Elctric f rrent purchased and producedr..... 624015 2318033 1992073 176768 234189 186935 191245 173860 206 08 189610 -0
-. line purchased. ... .. .......707 895 544 92 247207 201 4 28950 1461 76354 6 5 355 384 256926 -
AVERAGES
5. Average eo st of aliul ae d power t point of p.ch. d production; 1 1.5 0 6-
5-01. oal per nt ton (mine purchases). . .... 1 -0
5-02. Coal p er gnt ton otherr purha . .7
5-7. 0l l oil per barrel (42 gallons).... .. ............o....03. 1.02. .3 1.70 57 6 g 7601
-0. esel fuel per allon... lo .ot. ..). . 1 .27 708 3 1 1. 12 7. 9 V7.91 71-
-02. aEletrlo curornt per kilowatt-houro.....o . 51.-0 5. % .4 9 .1.500 1 o 09 5 -
-0. aollne per gallon la..... ..oe) . 15.94 13.06 17.00 l. 11.18 1 9.97 17. 55 14. .
6. Unit costa of yard and train fuel and power (n-l. freightnd
handling expenses): road freight ervic1 1 70 4 9 12 1 36 -01
6-01. Coal per net ton. :2locoot ) .1 7 .723. 67-0
-02. llon of fuel o il (tper e locomotive. ) . 3.6 2,1 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 S-0
6-0 Diael fuel per gallon.. (. l e................ .. 107..la 7.3 0.1 7.02 4 .26 52.76 7731.76 31.94 -o
6-0. Eleotrho current per kilowatt-hour . ... 10 10 112 l4 2 8 105 1 5 101 .03 -05
6-05. Gasoline per allonf fl (l rd f t ...........1511 1) .. 13.26 1 1. 5..1 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-lsitching lo-omotie hour
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotive). . .. ... 20 02 926 943 0.9 0O 9-02
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam looomotve) . .2 0.35 0.33 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.7 9-0
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. 9. ". 5.5 5 6.o 4 9-04
O alons o uel oil (sten loootlca) .......
7-0. Kilovatt-houre electrico locomotives) 5/. .' 1. 1 4 7.2 ~ 1. 0 7-00
7-0 Gallornsof gaottll (gasoline end gas-alitricltocosotives) 6/ 71 6.1 6.N lo 7-01
79-0. Equated pounds of fuel (alot lor-car train) 7 17 17 9 159 7 725 15 15.0 9-0N
9. Fueland power consumed er 1,000 ross ton-miles e ) nuding
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives)........ ........... 1 6 124 76 0s t19 l1 9113 in l-01
0-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ................. 71.770177.7! 77 1 .~ 7.727.7
Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives).1.611.61.51.5 3.6 2 1 1.616 0 b
203o7072.6.26 .31.914
90 lowatt-hours (slectrlc locomotives) 2. .27.07 1d 230 I66 5.0.
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 107 11128151103 :0
9. ftuel .md p.oser es.ated per passeeger-tra o..ar-.itse- road passenger servoca9
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ...........19.1 1.3 18.3 177 17.5 18.0 1. 18.6 22 205 -01
0.90...... 02 2.1 1.1 0.9O
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ......0.98 029702..120 0.323. 0.2 9-02
9-o. G1aons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ..27 0 0.3. 0.3.. 0.2 09-00
eKlowatt-hour: (electric locomotives).............353.5Ia 70 9.N
9-0:Equated pounds of fuel motor-car trains) .. 1. 11.1 17..
Equated pounds o f fuel all ro1ad5paR0ssne r s ei :e)0.1.


I/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate ooneumed by gae-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-0
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Exoludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


4 Based on total oost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by eleotrlo rail motor oare.
SInoludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
* Average not computed. Oil burning steam looomotives used primarily as helpers.







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 SEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH JULY 1948 AND 1947

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

__194 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 7 19948 1947


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to ard and train service: total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Aocounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) .......
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 3, 384, 395, and 396).
1-05. Gasoline (Aooounts 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:
Qunlttiti econserd In yard witebhig erviee (Accounts 32. 383. and 3 ),
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) .
natittee eonsmed in road freight service (Accounts 39h. 395. sad 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 conmed In road passenger service (Accounts 39. 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net ton). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallon) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by looomotives (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-oar trains (gallons)/.......
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated set tons coal equialent)
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: Z/
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).. ........
3-4. Diesel fuel purchased gallons ) .. ......
-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
gasoline purchased (gallons) . .
4. Total cost of all fuel ad 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. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-05. Electric current purchasendand produced .
4-06.Gaeoline purchased....................
AVERAGES
5. ATrage cost of all fuel sad power at point of purcha.. 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 gallon). . .
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): 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 looomotives) . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Illowatt-hours (eleotrlo locomotives) 5/. .
7-05. Oallons of gsaolln (asolin* *ad sga-electrci locomotives) 6
7-O0. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ /. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight serviael
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-0:3. gallons of diesel fuel (diesel looootives) .
8-04. ilowatt-hours (electric loomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. 7el and power conesed per passeengr-train oar-al. road pasenger earvces
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-oar trains) .
9- Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$267 022 749
108 714 011
62 262 658
15 021 281
1 012 589
570 091
454 603 579


8 616 573
176 124 872
78 599 265
53 957 899
111 767
15 579
13 541 178

36 179 970
1 391 576 465
283 003 046
547 204 049
345639
43 383
53 160 691
7 690 284
413 611 207
227 266129
488 334 847
2 434 813
407 645 759
6 359 535
580125
11 892
17 338 034

59 148 287
2 102 895
54 174 553
656 697 403
1 e20 432 649
26 367 307
$250 471 8u5
14 652 461
127 048 691
65 99 815
18 509 438
4 490054


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79 847 722
27 343 08 8
13 855 649
847 89 F
403 47
362 724 798

9046906
190 552 824
6L 661 241
52 518 592
116 82
15 277
13 491 671

40 408 917
1 503 531 515
175 344 32 7
562 078 282
363 367
39 30C
55 25100 C
9 533 46
501 958 866
146 297 351
487 636 16 2
1 855 306
406 760 42 L
7 01 820
5', 3 382
10 917
17 547 6C

63 747 101
2 572 84 6
55 8O0 247
430 575 577
1796101602
27 321 S1
$213 1iv 304
15 615 271
66 132 64 9
29 342 24 8
17 145 73 5
3411776


$140 285 813
703 232
18 126 140
12 566 322
203 011
256 909
172 141 427

5 111 129
651 955
30 22243
50 404 725
67 949
5 372
6 636 969

16 887 093
4 395 287
13 350 168
2 096 194
11 237
9 805
i9 118 567

4 436 022
S 154 499
63 543 440
471 .03J 204
550 641
iC5 179 994
1 241143
331 958
3 189
6 761 858
30 042 255
768 729
1 436 027
184 449 634
1 335 462 388
9 260 730

1129 1L9 399
5 306 999
171 229
19 295 170
14 305 966
1 565 470


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464 0
6 546 3
11 677 5
167 4
174 5
147 302 5


5 444507
707 064
24 325 544
49 558 651
f- 40 5
5197
5 6C1 845
IL 834 55 4
3 6L2 232
3C 517 066
352 946 783
12115
9836
20 041 803

5491 251
S697 23 E
30 058 05 7
466 253 890
441786
364 963 404
1 265 453
327 024
3660
3 925 913
3. 761 98 5
1 036 96 6
1 220 418
10i 437 122
1 365 936 353
8 834 566

8113 618 444
6 169 88 3
2 931 34 9
3644 682
13 016 33 7
1219877


'24 449 857

266 653
r76 000
11 600
6 491
.5 710 601

667 155
640 966

153
706 938
3 133 060

128 069
124 8e0 990
261
3 336 042
555 642

1 E86 222
593 245

88 796
1 776
35
596 452

5 079 961
32 047
25 940
2 613 605
180 536 291
1 121 010
$25 04 650
242 700
96 042
294 034
1 732 023
152 317


$19 476 227

110058
614 77 9
12 174
4092
20 417 330

6E4 904

620 460

140
723 518
3 166 860

113905
134 209 019
251
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582 632

750 561
624 530

117 313
2346
34
604 310

5 1 3 266
34 18 3
28 66 5
1 642 302
183 495045
1 0"9 492
$20 027 72
234 691
74 19 4
117 89 '
1 45228 5
117 922


$47 065 742
1 870 172
12 424 445
575 926
17 126
62 629
62 016 040

1 165 224
5 188 706
10 781 866
1 248 094
3 080
1 703 356
6 625 052
15 792 251
53 717 723

9 540
8 216 307

1 329 606
6 979 887
52 739 933
615 519
41 796 033
129 951
42 842
663
2 696 676
10 842 898
25 698
655 948
127 548 400
97 436 935
2 443 133

$46 792 032
155 850
2 660 568
13 171 956
1 437 73d
4688625


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1158 893
7 031 513
526 33 8
21 561
49 354
50 020 03 9

1214 273
5 203 630
10246268
1 222 526

3424
1669 251
7 428 201
14 662 08 5
39 645 632

7845
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1 567 912
6 964 58 8
46 334 300
426 849
41067 221
211700
36 427
714
2 749 803
10 766 4 32
32 691
806 306
102 718066
94 018176
2 626 021

$36 3';5 230
166 62 9
1 628 04 U
242 191
1 327 983
445191


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106 140 607
31 445 620
503 033
780 852
244 062
154 735 511

1 673 065
170 784 211
36 254 190
2 305 080
43 838
6 974
4 493 895

9 334 765
171388 927
.-C 607 086
:O 126 865
334 402
23 777
22 509 775

1 569 014
4u4 476 821
-:.8 .96 534
-6 133 398
1 192 653
669 732
4 699 645
203 549
6 005
7 283 048

13 183 173
1 256 421
51 656 638
341 665 764
156 577 035
15 542 376

$47 705 796
9 066 912
119 320 852
33 233 655
1 43. 711
2 203 642


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7.. 204 734
13 655167
837 002
646 69
175 514
144 964 907

1703 222
184 642 130
33 468 969
1 737 415
28 421
6516
4 437057
10 979 302
1 485 1t7 19 6
102 997 724
74 922 480
371252
21 36 E
23 373 016

1 91673
492 097 040
69154 433
1- 757 742
966 671
709 800
5 497 354
207 585
6505
267 57 6

15 035 41 6
1 469 006
53 624 85 6
22L 778087
15. 652 02 8
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81 499 05 8
11 615 476
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A __________ 14 _________. _________. _________ ....... 1___________


I/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-03.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for lodomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
SExoludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


1-01
1-02
1-02
1-07
1-01
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
2-12
2-14

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

3-01
3-02
3:04
3-05
3-06
4-01
4-02
4-0o
4-04
4-05
4-06.


4 Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SInoludee kilowatt-hours consumed por yard-switohing hour by electric rail motor oars.
/ Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
* Average not computed. Oil burning steam looomotives used primarily as helpers.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE.1949 0 800188





UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA 1 0 3 IN


3 1262 08584 0212 INT


Subject to revision


ESTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATIBIflC


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

AUGUST1948


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 AUGSOT 194 and 1947


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 (Aooounts 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:
uanttitie coonaed in yard witching service (Accounts 382, 38. and } l),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ......... .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ....
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-0 Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons)...................
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
Quantities eoned In road freiht service (Accounts 394i 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).. .
Qoantitie consumed n road passener service (Account 394 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours). .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kllowatt-hour) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) i/ ......
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (quated net ton coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .......
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons). .
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
303. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . .
Diesel fuel purchased (gallons). ......
-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-0. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .
4. Total eost of all ful and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . .
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .
4-03. Fuel oil purchased. . . .
1"-0. Diesel fuel purchased ..................
t4: Electric current purchased and produced. ....
G4- soline purchased . .
AVERAGES
5. Averaes cost of all fuel and power at point of purchs. and production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (imne purchases) .
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . .
-: Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). . .
5- 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): /
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-switohing 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. OGllon. of gaOltne gasolinee 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 includingg
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) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Puel and power conmuaed per passenger-train car-mile road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ... .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ....
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar trains) ...
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


UNITED STATES


$36 981 689
15 498 958|
9 834 275
2156 756
142 092
84 292
04 698 204

1 111565
23 790 044
11 658 180
7187 259
7 926
2 310
1 828 340

4 927 756
191 310 594
46 981 034
79010 161
53 136
6 259
7 469 582
1 051 978
56 0 34 304
34 360 717
69090 866
345 40e
50 041072
871 S67
76 037
1 428
2 414 439
7 60o 583
376 304
7 781 894
103 763353
447 340 910
4 171 511

$34 409 031
2 892 071
1 2. 72 009
10 430 708
2 o62 027
660 05


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6.08
103
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113
7.69
1.6
28.07
103
19.0
0.98
0.27
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14.7


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12 434 240
4 800 308
1951496
137 348
597 63
55 103 429

1 201 428
26 034021
901192
1466873
11 772
2171
1 826 532

5 406 844
212 263 09
28 401 255
77 934 929
42 962
5363
7 595 078
1252 837
67017 92
24 311 910
70 486 610
296 116
b2 343718
1 046 806
76 519
1454
2 444 538
7 872 847
333768
8099367
67 74b 242
247 494 7 50
4 226 7 7
$31 224 57 L
S 159 404
13 76b 570
S 030 9i
S421 921
!61 5:6


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


1 I' 7 6 7


WESTERN DISTRICT


*l '1 'I- ~ I' -I 'I I' I* +- -


$16 603 515
123 006
3000 723
17 74 904
26 090
37 480
23 565 718

629 773
108 178
4 682 844
6 668 538
3 555
687
859 204

2189 073
775 866
12 324058
44 954 251
1 436
1231
2 574 984
573 951
432 050
10 0 85 020
66 672 333
68 864
43 957 544
162 042
39 982
390
918 578

3 680 353
109 207
159 371
30 745 366
102 624 003
1 536 017
$17 270 219
791 17
5-2 733
3 221 475
1 906 U50
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99 898
1217 405
1632 994
27 861
24 680
21385 034

705 427
114 87-1
3476243
6 714 018
10 7 77
668
879 805

2 427 098
035 251
5 756 253
46 522 415
1405
1 311
2 628 226
724095
430 292
5640197
67 660 274
62 926
46 433 00
197 422
42 244
417
964 859

3845337
132 899
159 897
17678 307
185 909 k2
1 500 49 (

$15 730 50o
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45 6 U 7
1 368 322;
1 3' ..07
217 36j


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45 237
152 727
1 840
945
3 927 609

97 042

95 724

22
102 893
460 367

24 423
19 544 281

37
491 202

75 546

262 486
81 153

12 576
251
4
82 462

668 763
5 333
2 249
448 021
26 581 986
174 963

$3 632 271
47 902
0 603
5. 158
2 Cr, 676
25 2 !9


$3160 036

22 398
120 941
1412
729
3 305 516

100 045

85 484

23
105 350
450 235

13 350
19 509 163

39
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78469

180 905
62 038

12 079
242
6
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606 042
4 777
2 e11
276 683
26476 546
162 195

80 8po 581
34 82
7 796
"2. 608
211 498
17 576


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154 637
i 637 404
82 031
2 422
9 421
6 297 671

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464 143
1 L28 548
173 725

5o07
225 b09

670 695
1 354 &4-
7 955 624

1 68
10 74 309

163 235
412 295
7 369 805

102 025
6 014 226
18 086
6 274
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354 215

1 556 136
3023
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16 402 066
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3!7 70u

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1s 52.
274 757
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99 949
1164 012
69 323
3078
6472
o 976 327

152 924
567 246
1486 307
169 186
629
213 214

915 36 5
1517 433
6 551636

1076
1002 512

189 227
189 455
6 772 648

76 7 79
5 16 713
2F 130
5 300
80
353 08ou

1232 150
3 237
66150
14670 39
1; 009 b 5
326 284

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17 5 34
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1113 6 0
173 0 3
5e 365


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15 221 115
4 950 911
147096
111 740
3o 4.6
28 07 266

2353 76
23 217 723
5 351 464
344 996
4 371
1040
640 434
1 407 621
b18 179 784
26 676 92y
14 511 629
51 700
3 6L3
3 329 067

239246
55 1 89 959
1C 643 3L6
2 337 300
174 513
69 300
679 Zo.
29 530
960
1059 104

1 89932-9
260 621
7 536 Z5s
*0 107 300
25 38u 706
102 155

S7 385 420
2 U 32 729
17 440 716
S4 q9 013
Zi7 01
300 71


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1. 234 393
3 493
12c, 236
104 997
27 6 b L
23 436 5 5,

243 532
25 351 902
4849158
263 667
995
651
626 16

1616 140
210 110 410
16 076 01
11 903 3 5
41 577

3420 23

261 C46
60 396 145
11710160
2 744 296
136 4U9
92 00o
606 75
30 7 3

1043 f>5

2 19 316
192 655
7 870 509
35 119 863
23019 042
229 5b95

$7 454 642
1 223 C59
1 216 247
2 52U 604
196 .79
268 20


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1.70

0.979%
13.299




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12.47i
805
58.17
5.93
10


6.
708

111
7.79
1.5
27.52
1014

18.1
0.99
0.28

14,.9


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7.25
10.45%
1.087
16.94


,3.93
II.050
1.094
15.62%

795
38.27
5.64
103
5.4





23.15
110


0.26
3.5
5.5
114.0


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14.410



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0.976%
13.290
756
36.2
5.:
101
8.0
707

117
1.5
22.93


17.3
2.60
0.27
3.5
14.40


5.43
I8.98


14.444


$5.89
11.830
0.7785
14.63%

923
5.43


903

78

2.5
so

17.8

0.32
15.0
17.6


I2.77
8.200
0.799
10.84


$5.03
8.01o
0.6170
11.69%

932

5.30

913

75
2.1
45.92

17.4

0.32

13.6
17.4


$4.51
$6.46
V3.27






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6.589
169
K-




773

129
7.72
1.6

115
19.1
1.27
0.28

IN
61.3 ?
6.89


$4.18
$5.54
$2.25
7.630
1.4310
17.89%

$4.4.
$2.02
7.820
1.1580
10.57%
845



722

127
7.14
1.6

113

1.23
0.29

7.0
15.5


$3.89
7.79
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9.S9%
0.8550
1 4.31l





91




6.1
697




30.63
99
22.3
0.98




0.27

615.7
15.0


I __ .1 J __ 1_ _-_ _L .a_ _-_ _


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.
2 Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Baaed on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


4 Based on total cost of fuel and powor consumed regardless of when purchased.
S Inludes kilowatt-hours consumed por yard-awitching hour by electric rail motor oars.
SInoludes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
SAverage not computed. Oil burning steam locomotives used primarily as helpers.


No ..3


SOUTHERN REGION


ITEM
NO.


5-01
5-02
5-01

5-06


6-01

6-os
6-01
7-02
6-0o


7-01
7-02

7-05
7-0
7-06

8-01
8-02
S-03
9-02
S-05

9-01
9-02
9-0
9-N
9-o0
9-09


$3.41
$6.34
$1.6N
7.18s
0.861o
12.o03


1.70
7.3l1
o.855
12.34
809
58.02
5.99
135
2.3
679

110
7.77
31.46
102

20.7
0.98
0.27
4.0
25.2
15.0


I U.S. CEO'TORY
L -- EM








p.-e 0


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 EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST 1948 AND 1947


Statement No. M-230 (O8-E)


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT __WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM _POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM

194 194194944 1947 1946 19477 194 1947 1948 1947


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charge. for.
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ......
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394. ......
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . ..
1-07. Total . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities cnnsed in yard switching service (Accounts 392, 83., and 38 ),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ...
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) ............. .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) ..
2-07. Total (equated net tone coal equivalent). .
nQantittle consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395, and 96),
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) .. .
2-1L. 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) .......
?-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro)
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .......
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tone).. ....
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . .
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. ......
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-houre).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . .
4. Total cost of all fuel 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 . . .
4-0. Diesel fuel purchased . . .
4-0. Electric current purchased and produced ........
4- Gasoline purchased .. ....... ..
AVERAGES
5. Averarr -ost of all fuel and pover at point of purchases 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): /
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 locomotiven. ......
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) / .
7-05. Oallons of gasoline gasolinee and gas-olectrle locomotives) 6/
7-0$. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ .
8. Fuel and power consumed Der 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-0.2 Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
-0: .Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-0 Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
--05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power conasmed per passenger-train car-alls rad passenger sericn:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . ..
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-0N. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-0O5 Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-04. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


$304 006 4 75
124 12 696
72 097 133
17 178 039
1 154 6 1
054 03
519 303 660

9 725 13S
200 614 916
90 L57 445
61 145 156
119713
17 95
15 369 520

41 107 7 21
1 582 886 569
335 784 OBO
626 214 210
390775
496 42
60 650 269;

d 942 L62
469 645 511
261 626 846
557 429 713
2 780 15
457 6 o 831
7 231 502
656 162
133 19
19 7524 72

66 754 07C
2 481 279
61 950 4 47
760 460 756
2 067 773 559
32 53O 01U

$204 880 910
17 744 532
145 321 500
76 430 523
21 5714605
5 150 10>


14.27
7.15
$2.35
10.055
1.0403
15.830



10.

14.900

M2
60.95
6.

8.1
763

122

1.6
29.34
112

20.6
1.06
0.29
3.6
13.1
15.9


$270 147 245
9- 201 :561
32 14i3 95
15 07 145
> 836
463 233
417 824 816

,0 24b 3354
216 bo b45
78 56 433
59 665 465
lIz 398
17 449
15 518 Z0O

45 b17 761
1 715 794 609
203 745 58
640 013 Z11
4;.6 34 49
44 6o.
62 646 078

10 786 305
5 u) 9s76 75 8
170 009 sol
55 Ii.. 772
2 151 42
45.9 104 143
8 138 626
651 0994
13 36u
I9994 138
71 619 94 4
2 906 01 I
u3 979 01u
4 s9o 329 071
2 043 96 958
31 548 46 /

$244 333 07 3
17 774 755
99 9..1 1 9
34 373 009
'1 6'67 655
973 30Z.


$150 -S8; 328
2:6 238
21 126 863
14 341 220
22 101
294 309
195 707 145


b 740 90-
960 133
35 605 007
57 073 263
71 b04
6 0by
7 490 194

19 076 166
S317115.
80 674 220
387 050445
12 673
11 036
21 693 5 51
b 009 973
2 586 549
74 026 4 60
538 80 537
625 505
409 137 5 3u
1 403 18>
371 940
3 576
7 680 4 35

33 722 60B
897 936
1 595 3S8
215 193 COU
1 560 300 :',l
10 797 60U

$147 L59 016
6 178 5.1
u 513 .0-
22 510 64,j
16 292 84 lu
1 825 74,y


$146 o34 566
583 993
7 763 756
135 10 524
195 326
199 390
168 687 556

6 149 934
621 937
27 b03 787
56 2 7 064
99 18
5 6So
7 541631

21 261 65 .
4 517 4o3
36 345 31 9
399 469 191
13520
11 147
22 670 02 8

6 215 340
3 327 .30
35 706 254
535 514 164
504 714
411416 40 0
1 46 07
369 e67
4076
7 690 76

36 607 32
1 169 066
1 300 315
120 1..3 681
L ', l ,4 ,5 o 3
10 543 U63

$1'9 340 804
7 u 03 o 9
3 347 U.u
u 733 !548
14 b65 L43
1 437 .. O


$28 176 717

311 890
1 128 727
13 440
7 436
29 638 210

764 197

736 290

175
009 831

3 593 427

152 492
144 525 271
-
298
3 827 244

6311188

1 848 700
674 390

101 372
2 027
39
678 934

5 746 724
37 380
28 189
3 061 626
?07 118 277
1 205 973

$'9 616 929
290 60
104 64'
346 102
1 ,90 701
177 57(,


$22 636 26"'

1 32 45 C
935 72C
.3 0 6
4 823
23 722 84 6

7C4 94 9

705 94 4

163
828 86 E

3 617 09 5

127 25 5
153 7101 8 2

290
8 G5 24 8

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931 466
706 56 8

129 392
258 6
40
6 7 666
5 7C9 306
39 960
31 47 C
1 913 90 5
20' 971 591
1 261 687

$22 017 310
269 37 7
b61 90
14" 587
1 663 78
135 49 1


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2 025 009
14 61 845
657 957
19 54L
72 L5S
70 315 711

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b 652 C49
12 310 4 14
1 421 61,

3 647
1 92y 165

7 695 747
17 147 195
61 673 :47

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9 90 676

1 492 841
7 392 1e~4
o0 109 618

787 544
47 810 61
140 037
49 116
737
3 050 651

12 201036
28 7 21
939 964
144 411 000
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0oo0 70 o

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2 933 325.
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1 0.; .18
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1 258 84 2
o 195 524
595 661
24 639
55 826
56 996 365

1 367 197
5 770 676
11 734 575
1 391714

4 b053
1 682 465

8 343 566
15 579 518
46 197 270


8 921
9 507 552

1 757 139
7 154 043
53 106 94 8

503 62 6
46 685 934
240 630
41 727
794
3 102 69U

11 998 583
35 92 6
S72 456
117 500 445
1L6 100 061
:55 305

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164 50o
1 776 8 8
8 360 87 5
1 U 02 0
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121 361 722
56 396 531
1 060 129
69- 59Z
280 5 0
235 644 14


1 906 74;
194 001 934
41 605 6b4
2 o0U 076
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10 742 381
1 560 560 Z11
193 264 C01
94 6,8 4 4.
386 102
27 4 00
2. 839 753

1 806 2u00
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125 639 86 S
13 .;70 778
1 367 iu.
73 3..-
5 578 0OJ
233 C79
0 965
6 34 12

15 002 50-
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59 392 b,6
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102 36. 741
17 644 31

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11 093 o41
130 707 z. uu
53 077 o, j
1 650 u'13
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9S 439 127
16 051 66;L
96:5 24u
'148 65
203 196
6 6 416 U4


1 546 254
209 594 03
o6 318 12 7
2 00.. 0O
29 416
7 o 8
5 065 1

1i 595 448
i 6 95 497 608
119 075 736
60 625 8o1
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6 30 5
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7 456
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175 07 vU7
10 991 4 2

$50 54- 742
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D4 715 30S
17 136 C7 9
1 547 3u9
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1.56
6.9:0
0.958%
12.590

4.1
7.05
0.921%
11.29%
868
61.40
6.19
108
7.6
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8.2
1.6
28.69
114


0 19.7 2

3.6
13.0
15.0


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1.0390
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11.07O
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15.40

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8.3
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1.6
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121

19.9
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0.28
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106
8.6
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9
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0.77
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86

3.5
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185



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19.6
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132
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19.5
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0.29

8.0
16.2


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1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gae-eleotric 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.
S based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Excludes MIsqourl and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not In operation.


/ Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours oonsumed per yard-switohing hour by electric rail motor oars.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-swltohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
S Average not computed. Oil burning sterm locomotives used primarily as helpers.

U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1948 O 00188






Subject to revision




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3 1262 08584 0063 BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISICS


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 SEPTEMBER 1948 and 1947


I


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-03.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
# Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


SBased on total oost of fuel and power ooneumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switching hour by electric rail motor oars.
Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor cars.
Average not computed. 011 burning steam looomotives used primarily as helpers.


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
SEPTEMBER 1948


U.i an'=O. 'r! ''7 v J1 SOUTHERN DISTRICT
U.S. .P.'.' *- UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT SOUT N DT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947

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) $35 292 213 $35 901079 $17 678272 $18159 531 $3 435 269 (3154 853 $5 808 401 5 698 273 $8370 271 $8 888422 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 14 712 667 12 381 287 118 849 99597 163 682 114 211 14430136 12167479 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and94 3 . .. 9 909583 4871 954 3001 451 1298268 45214 24 253 1 775 968 1131 222 50 86 950 2418 211 1-0
1-0. Electric current (Accounts 38, 34, 395, and 396). 2111748 1947966 1750338 1612582 13 555 131715 79068 71039 144787 132630 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394).. . 134 409 122748 25144 27652 1901 1478 2386 612 104 978 91006 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . ... 84 975 61604 37 215 25045 871 704 8320 5791 38 569 30 064 1-0
1-07. Total ................ ............ 62245595 55286638 22611269 21222675 3620810 3313003 7837825 7023148 28175 691 23727812 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382. 383, and 386),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . 1057167 1187653 596 145 695040 90736 97 474 137 606 143 814 232 680 251 325 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .22 813028 25073915 106 838 129524 478 573 602 561 22 227 617 24341 630 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) ................ 11390058 9823877 46 84101 3461 212 107437 86 279 1520998 1502058 5077522 4774 328 2-0_
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-houre) ...... 7193334 7001147 6649489 6608636 157746 124 895 386099 267 616 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons)..... . .... 14368 11933 7 912 7 945 6 456 3988 2-05
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) 2 339 2 343 704 625 20 21 424 561 1191 1136 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1749135 1801641 824300 867760 97397 102 807 212 040 204 246 614 798 626828 2-07
Quantities onsud in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395. and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. 4 684335 5408078 2072 904 2391197 426126 439 167 u13773 890 671 1371532 1686 843 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 183 838 679 209 980665 747 206 911728 1496 836 1427 643 181 594 637 207641094 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . .. 48163054 28363014 12 495718 5 884 859 37191 13 130 7673465 6362 211 27956 680 16102 814 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 76 429 670 76434 421 44 148 600 46 036 228 18255164 18 210936 14025 906 12 187 257 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . 44 879 41 639 1 629 2 206 43250 39 433 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 6391 5 445 1237 1278 34 39 1421 1005 3 699 3123 2-13
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 7 200175 7584544 2458109 2595414 455187 472014 1013067 1032126 3273 812 3484 990 2-1
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 391. 395. and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .. 993 535 1176 443 549127 670 160 71287 76 107 153 323 186 520 219 798 243 656 2-15
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). ... 52 213 551 63291 270 369 205 376530 364020 322086 51 480326 62592654 2-16
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . 33 588 454 24439452 9 762 897 6258423 237 281 192 695 7191 934 6524 803 16396342 11463531 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kllowatt-hours). .. 67652679 66601 258 65091775 64090 818 77374 92 083 2 483530 2418357 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains gallons) ... 329106 296 783 66331 66149 81707 77251 181068 153 383 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) 48177 939 49654 423 42 717 349 44137 560 5 411 90 5 420 663 48 900 96 200 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons)- .. 823493 920927 148 016 183098 13 708 11 943 17 837 24 07 643 932 701811 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (quted net tons coal equivalent) 73275 72799 39078 40 394 274 239 5 463 5 028 28460 27138 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .. 1 556 1 355 391 404 4 6 71 73 1090 872 2-23
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ... 2 313 619 2330138 883 263 919888 77607 81 338 344085 343987 1008 664 984925 2-24
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tone) . 7 553 541 8311 423 3 852 722 4145 007 684 490 620 808 1312401 1294 244 1 703 928 2251 364 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons). 370076 428 202 93 835 129 305 5 408 5 027 3 990 3 656 266 843 290 214 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels). . 7122 911 8 020 515 167 869 215 971 2 466 2 870 75 558 63 188 6877 018 7738486 3-03
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . 106 542 814 67 539 674 31 281 954 16 327 940 489 826 363 032 20 864 185 14041 296 53 906 849 36 806 606 3-0
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) 243 431361 240676 529 179057 636 178 302 312 25 974024 25469 381 13 276 864 12981 223 25122837 23923613 3-0
3-0. Gasoline purchased (gallons)...... . 4 465 967 4 242 722 1499 642 1610 213 178 970 171 771 428 550 367 250 2 358 805 2 093 488 3-0
4. Total cost of all t and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . ... $.. 34060 931 33 131 459 317939 678 $16868 398 $3 757 307 2 948275 (5 980 880 $5 409 534 6 383 066 $7905252 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2749015 2897410 626589 903186 43 643 35 86 25 337 20130 2 054046 1938229 4-02
4-. Fuel oil purchased. . . 16 233 673 13872 097 75937 579 975 9 207 8 102 245 138 1410 j4 1403391 13142 975 4-
-04.Diesel fuel purchased . .. 10755749 5027735 3 290174 1282 493 56572 29966 2093926 1075780 5315077 2639490 4
4-0. Electric current purchased and produced ........ 2 640 748 2408742 1987 521 1781 386 240 991 234 572 197086 183648 215150 209136 4-05
4-0.Gasoline purchased................... .714072 587582 255926 245 241 24 447 19508 85302 67054 348317 255779 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average chest of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine opurohases) . .it4.51 .99 4.66 4.07 5.49 4.75 4.56 4.18 .75 3.51 5-Cl
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . 43 6.77 6.68 98 8.07 7.13 6. 51 7.70 $6.68 5-02
5-0 Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .2.28 3.43 9 37382 (3.24 2.2 2.2 1705-03
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .. 10.10% 7.:Z 10.52% 7.864 11.550 8.24 1I0.0o4 7.66 9.86 7.170 5-04
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .. 1.085 1.001 1.I10# 0.9990 0.928 o0.921 1.4814 1.415 0.8564 0.874 5-o0
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . .. 15.99g 13.85% 17.07% 15.230 13.66% 11.36 19.92 18.26% 14.77 12.225-0
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (inol. freight and
handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per netton . . ... 5.24 $4.62 5.49 $4.83 $5.d4 $5.15 $5.26 14.67 $4.59 $4.07 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . ... $2.39 $1.74 4.08 2.95 $2.94 (2.0 .37 (1.73 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . 10.60 7.74 11.11 8.28 11.84 8.30 10.78 7.82 10. 7.44 6-
6-0. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .. ...1.059 0.975% 1.104% 1.002 0.750% 0.720 1.420% 1.281 0.85 0.886 6-
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . ... 15.230 12.60% 15.96% 14.31% 13.870 12.380 13.38a 10.85 15.13) 12.21% 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .... .19 822 794 803 924 948 809 829 856 830 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. 56.72 58.17 38.84 40.76 71.71 7.73 56.59 58.00oo 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 6.066.06 5.9 5.69 6. 5.62 7.02 6. 53 6.11 7-
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ 4 o14 o1 102-- 171 1 92 14 7-04
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gae-olectric locomotives) 6/7.5 7.0 7.4 7.8 7.6 9 7-0
7-0:. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / 70 719 699 721 914 930 754 716 64 93 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) ... 114 114 119 119 78 78 126 129 115 115 -01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 7.90 7.90 8.13 7.54 7.87 7.88 8-02
-0 Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .. 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 3.3 2.7 1.6 1.6 .6 1.6 8-0
8-4. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 28.68 28.40 23.53 23.84 51.54 46.92 -- 32.24 32.78 8-04
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 104 107 110 113 81 1 8 114 115 100 106 8-05
9. uel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .. 18.7 16.9 17.5 17.9 17.7 18.0 18.7 19.5 22.9 22.0 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ... 1.01 1.00 2.58 2.11 1.34 1.19 1.01 1.00 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.27 0.27 0.26 0.27 0.32 0.33 0.28 0.29 0.28 0.27 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... 3.5 3.5 3.4 3.5 4.2 3.8 9-0o
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) 12.0 11.8 8.9 16.6 14.9 7.5 26.6 2.4 9-0
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) 14.8 15.1 13.7 1.6 17.4 17.9 15.9 15.9 15.3 15.1 9-0







pa e 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 NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1948 AND 1947


Statement No. M-230 (08-E)


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

1948 1947 1948 1947 191947 1948 1947 1948 1947


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard sad train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 32 and 394) .
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . .
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 34, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 3 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 sitchint service (Lccounts 382, 383, and 381),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-04. Diesel fuel (gallons) ..................
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-05 :Gasoline (gallons). ...................
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Quanttitie consumed in road freight service (Accoujts 394, 395. d 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ..
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hourn). .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) i/ .
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tone coal equivalent) .
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) .
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-0 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 ad 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.Gaoline purchased . . .
AVERAGES
5. AverIag 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. PFuel oil per barrel (42 gallon). . .
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/
6-1. Coal per net ton. . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . ..
6-05. Gasoline per gallon .. ......
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . ...
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ...
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) / .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electrie locomotives) /j
7-0. 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 teamm locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. 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 passeaner-traln car-alle road passenger seTrv e
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-ar trains) .
9-06. quated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


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13 513 4 37
32 7 11
1 015 522
165 275 251
123 262 014
3 229 259

$58 918 106
200 710
3 180463
16 983 943
1 820 304
647 649


4.36
6.14
3.13
10.268
1.4820
20.06%



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1.34 5
13.2e2
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72.82
6.96
184

801


136
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19.5
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1373 05 3
9 326 746
666 700
27 251
61 61 7
64 019 b14

1 511 011
6 373 437
13 236 633
1 516 609

4 614
2 086 711

9 234 437
17 407 361
52 559 481

9926
10 539 67 6
1 43 659
7 476 12 S
59 631751

580 679
52 306 597
264 905
46 755
666
3 446 677

13 29- 029
39 564
935 044
131 429 751
119 089 284
3 319 55

$46 934 551
204 693
1 917 733
9 436 661
1 684 66
570 610


$3.53
$5.17
,2.05
7.180
1.4150
17.19%

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1.2390
10.290

892
74.23
6.96
180

776

137
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123

19.5
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16.2


$72 0334 03
135 794 651
41 483 4 81
1 194 916
997 570
319 077
251 823 098

2 139423
216 238 148
46 683176
3 036 175
54 665
9 205
5 749 179
12 113 913
1 742 195 351
221 240 695
108 664400
429 352
31 099
29 112 803

2 028 058
511 154 271
142 036 202
20 954 308
1 548 234
787 932
6 222 840
261 539
10 055
9 350 920

16 814 4 04
1 784 085
66 269 915
451 699 913
207 486 578
20 003 336

$61 708 370
13 153 687
152 170 959
43 992 745
1 865 880
2 932 830


3.67
7.37
2.30
9.740
0. 899
14.66%


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10.08%
0.895%
14.87%

906
60.35

7.7
727

126
8.12
1.6


24.6
1.05
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4.1
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$68 898 963
102 606 606
18 469 871
1 097 870
839 291
233 260
192 145 861

2 197 579
234 335 862
43 092 455
2 268 698
33 404
8503
5 692 047

14 282 291
1 902 938 702
135 178 552
99 013088
452 262
27 42 8
30 278 240

2 396 375
621 087 839
92 328 124
23 920 397
1296 463
698 000
7 007 340
265 455
8 328
9 295 740
19 476 100
1 952 075
69 433 853
295 704 556
199 594 683
19 084 920

$58 714131
12 185 356
107 858 281
19 775 569
1756 445
2 152 769


3.01
6.24

0.880%
11.28%

3.65

6.79
0.8710
11.200

871
60.92
6.24
137
5.3
719

123
8.19
1.6
31.94
110

22.6
1.03
0.28
4.2
25.7
15.9


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1-02

-oi-

1-07


2-01
2-02
2-07
2-01
2-02
2-03
2-05
2-09

2-07
2-10
2-09

2-10
2-11

2-12
2-12
2-1
2-12
2-1
2-17
2-18
2-19
2-20
2-21
2-22
2-24
2-2

3-01
3-02
3-0
3-04
3-0
3-02
4-01
4-02
4
4-0
4-05


__ ___ I I___ ___ ____ ___ i____ .. ___ .1.___ __ __ ____.1.___ ___ ___


I/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing Item 6-03.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
# Excludes Missouri and Arkansas By. Co. Road not in operation.


/ Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
SIncludes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switohing hour by electric rail motor oars.
/ Includes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oare.
* Average not computed. Oil burning steam locomotives used primarily as helpers.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE 1948 0 600188


$339 293 934
138 928429
82 022 5 81
19 289 787
1 289 090
739 093
581 562 914

10 785 305
223 436 541
101 647 503
68 3384 92
134 076
20 233
17 118 705

45 792 144
1 766 757 741
383 947 132
702 643 880
443 654
55 939
67 850 636

9 935 797
521 866 227
295 215 300
625 078 392
3 109 321
505 864 770
3 054 995
729438
14 865
22 066 138

74 336 387
2 851 355
69 079 359
867 003 570
2 311 204 920
37 004 785

$319 200 00i
20 494 147
161 555 173
87 186 271
24 212 213
5 864 077


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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

Subject to revIison 1 1 1IIIIiiiIII INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
31262 08584 007BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


.n..' .. \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 #
S(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
L j FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 1948 and 1947


L


I/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gae-eleotrio motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-0).
SIncludes all qu anesurchased and produced, whether for loomotve, station, shop, r other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
I Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not In operation.


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 cars.
* Average not computed. Oil burning team looomotives used primarily as helpers.


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
OCTOBER 1948


U.s. DE.PO'TORY SOUTHERN DISTRICT
---- UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT ITEIT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train servilct Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 38 619455 39 513 511 19148076 19 769286 $3 675 24 3 491 754 6 519570 6 605 923 9275 885 9 646548 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 94) 15 810 267 13 363 46 124 582 104 833 205 931 122 661 15 479 754 13 135 972 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) ...... 10 827 783 5 430 248 3 322 411 1456 870 50 503 25 442 1 897 80 1174 937 5 557 066 2 772 999 1-0
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383 384, 395, and 396). .. 2207 855 2053 391 1 843 62 1704456 147393 138 941 73033 72417 143 600 137 577 1-
Gasoline (Accounts 32 and 394 .....138 959 131 77 26 59 29091 2215 1 363 2 52 3136 107 933 98187
1-.Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) .. 83636 65 943 37276 29 439 931 774 8 931 7 433 36 498 28 297 1
1-07. Total . . ...67 687 955 60 558 33 24 502 233 23093 97 5 876 966 3658 274 8707 82 7 986 507 30 600 936 25 819 0 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities conOmed in yard witching service (Accounts 382. 533. and 38h),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .... 1166567 1311478 655 973 765 049 95 404 103056 160 439 170 308 254 751 273065 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by team locomotives (gallons) .. 25 013289 27417 977 87 219 136 644 551787 628 722 24 374 283 26 652 611 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . 12 606 956 10406 417 5 200 681 3 759 435 109151 83 139 1612 206 1 546 860 5 684 918 5 016 983 2-0
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 7 837 690 7430 671 7 242 244 6 941038 166 762 162 672 428 684 326 961 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . .... .... ..21061 16 476 11622 11 777 9 439 4 699 2-0=
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) 2193 2 354 677 785 20 22 463 693 1033 854 2-06
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1 933 020 1967 985 908 162 951 137 102 282 108 197 240 105 232 576 682 471 676 075 2-07
Quantities consaufed in road freight service (Accounts 39U. 395. and 39).
2-o0. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons).. ............ 5 156 761 5 979 473 2 266 049 2 647 550 453 251 482 696 919 574 1020 588 1 517 887 1 828 639 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil bysteam locomotives (gallons) ... 206 831011 228552 877 781077 881 545 1 949 50 1 578 858 04 100 434 226 092 4 74 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) ................. 53477215 31602699 14122462 6568465 122001 16910 8174240 6978707 31058512 18036609 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 87 204359 84750019 52672 755 51646714 19749446 19098929 14 782158 14004 376 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . ... .49122 53 412 1694 2 241 47 42 51171 2-12
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 6 274 5 999 1398 1 526 39 39 1538 1 302 3 299 3132 2-
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 79587102 8 370734 2698357 2873 557 486274 519123 1134 387 117764 3639084 3800 413 2-1
Quantities consumed In road pa.ssenger services (Accounts 394, 395. and 3%),
2-1i. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons)... ........... 1023 215 1196 878 563010 686 001 74156 79 117 168 374 194652 217 675 237 108 2-1
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . 52 342 663 62 948 316 346 682 400 333 438 333 309 69 51 557 048 62 238 288 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .. .... 35 377 683 26803 681 10 417 66 6 761187 188 243 196784 7599 903 6 587549 17171 871 1 258161 2-17
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hour). 68696 924 66 314 056 66184 347 63 834 558 91 032 68 4 5 2 421 545 2 411 043 2-1
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 353343 330 449 75 672 78 500 90 745 97 319 186 9Z6 154 630 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-houro) 51 796 060 52 929 823 46 365 736 47 237 677 5430 324 5 585746 106400 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) / .. 850 933 983 304 153192 198 036 15 841 10 935 18331 29 295 663 569 745 03 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (quated net tons coal equvalnt) 77 660 79 434 42 427 43 726 317 218 5692 5 6 95 29 224 29 7 95 2-22
o-23. Other .uels (equated net tons coal equivalent). 1 675 1 417 409 431 3 5 102 99 1161 862 2-23
2-2.Total quotedd net tons coal equivalent).. .... 2 383 297 2411 620 915 514 950046 79304 84342 364 381 350 973 1024098 1026 259 2-2
3-. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/ o
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net on).......... 7 747 242 9153 344 3875207 4609 559 666284 707458 1294 261 1444 122 1911490 92205 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons) 359 593 396 7 75 87 46 107 756 5 832 4 672 2 821 4 41 263 479 279 929 -02
3 Fuel oil purchased (barrels).. .............. 70032 65 8 407435 17748 21 428 2475 3163 91 969 97 030 67 31 335 8093 814 3-0
-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) 106 406 451 75 667 680 32 336 787 18 317 960 446 791 376 599 18 835 450 16 345 143 54 787423 40627 978 3-0
Electric current purchased and produced (klowat-hours) 260 196 221 252 816 282 193 974 841 187 852 702 27 953 471 26 787 221 12 697 990 12 649 100 25 569 919 25 5 259
3-0. Gasolines purchased (gallons). . 4 207 297 4 369 649 1522 243 1 557 212 226 36 197 356 367 253 420 285 2091 475 2 194 796 3
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:-0
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines .(................ $34 888 981 36 742 917 17 969755 $18 941 144 644 655 340347 3 5 995 288 $6127 652 $7 27923 $ 870448 -
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 2 753 009 2 669 024 620 19 726 137 47 594 34 171 20 487 24 730 2 064 732 1 883 98 4-02
4-0. Puel oil purchased. .15582459 14769131 60997 580 369 9587 8915 299223 216 380 14663679 13963467
-0 Diesel fuel purchased .............10 891102 5 732 755 3 417 22 1455 922 52 466 34 421 1964 320 1246 334 5 457094 2 996 078
4-0.2 Electric ctirrent purchased and produced..... 2 768748 2528 40 2073564 1883008 285 30 254630 190096 183080 219748 208122 4-0
40 Gasoline purchased . . 679 961 593 418 262 69 234 038 32 125 22 457 75 294 70 311 309 849 266 612 -
AVERAGES
5. Average cost ofa llfurl and power at point of purches and production: n /
5-01. Codl per net ton (mine purchases). 4.0 4.01 4.64 4.11 5.4 4.81 4.63 4.24 3.1 3.46 -0
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases). . 7.66 .7 7.09 6.74 ..37.6 5.6074.73 5-02
22.72 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons). 1. . 2.24 .73 6 3.2.72 .2.1873 5-
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . .... 10.24, 7.580 10.570 7.950 11.74 9.14 0. 47.63 9.96 7.37 5-
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. .... 1.064 1.000 1.0 1.002 1.021i 0.951 1.49 1.47 0.859 0.8 5-05
5-06. Gesollne per gallon .. . 16.16 13.58 17. 2 15.03 14.19 11.38 20.50 16.73 14.81 12.15 5-O6
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (Inol. freight and
6-01. Coal per net ton . . .... .5.26 4.66 .494.82 $5.90 5.25 15.22 4.77 .66 .12 6-1
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . 2.4 $1.76 .310 2.94 2.02.32 .5 6-02
6-o0. Diesel fuel per gallon. 10. 7.85 11.14 8.49 12.1O# 8.a7 10.86 7.a7 10.27W 7.6o0 6-03
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour .... 1.024 0.971 1.069 1.00W 0.743) 0.75 1.305 1.o o0.816 0.817 6-04
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . 15.090 12.514 15.77 13.72 13.984 IP.4i6 13.92 10.70 14.98 12P.26 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives).. 862 s38 83 81 939 944 890 870 892 842 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) ...60.15 58.92 34. 41. 74.38 72.98 60.5 5.78 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel looomotives) 6.31 6.07 6.1 5.7 6.02 5.27 7.03 6.97 6.8 6.10 7-03
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/. .... .... 108 103 109 101 178 169 92 140 7-0o
7-05. gallons of asoliae (gasoline and as-electric locootivs) 6j 8.8 8.4 8.8 9.2 .7 7.1 7-0o
7-Og. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) / .. .744 731 730 31 924 925 3 747 723 701 7-
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of ooal (steam locomotives ... 119 11 122 121 82 80 133 131 123 119 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 8.04 7.9 76 7.37 02 796-02
8-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.6 1. 1.5 1.6 5.1 2.9 1.6 1.6.6 8-03
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 29.02 28.24 24.423.74 51.38 4751 32.02 33.07 8-04
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 106 109 111 114 84 83 118 118 104 107 8-05
9. Puel and pover consumed per passenger-train car-alle road passenger sercet
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. 19.7 19.3 18. 18.118.5 18.5 19.4 19.7 24.5 23.8 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . 1.05 1.02 2. 2.56 1.30 1.6 14 1.01 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 0.28 0.28 0.2 0.28 0.26 0.34 0.29 0.29 0.28 0.28 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 3.6 3.5 3 3.5 3.4.1 9-0
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-cartrains) 12.6 2.4 17.2 14.6 .6 8.4 .25.89-
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) 15.2 15.4 4. 1. 17.7 18.4 16.0 15.9 156 15.5 9-







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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTIC


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 169 steam railways#
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR TEN MONTHS ENDED WITH OCTOBER 1948 AND 1947


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

1948 1947 1948 1947 1945 1947 1948 1947 4194 1947


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for.
1-01. Coal for steam Incomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 352 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:
uantities cnnrued In yard twitchin serlce (Accounts 352. 383. and 8k),
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) ........
Quantitien cononed In road freight serlce (Accounts 39, 395. and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .... .....
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons). .........
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). ......
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-1a. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
uantities consumed in road passenger service accountss 394. 395, and 36).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .....
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). .....
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). ...
?-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hourc) .
?-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) /. .
2-22. Total fuel by sotor-car trains (equated nst tonso coalrqulvalent)
2-23 Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalnt)...
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 f il purchased (gallons). . ....
5. Electric Trrent purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) .. .... ..
4. ITotl cost of atll nfl and power at point of purchase sd 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. Ave*rare ost of all fuel and power at point of purchs lo ad production: /
5-01. Co l 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. OGsollne per gallon ..... ..................
6. Unit costs of yard and trein fuel and power (incl. frslght and
handling expenses): V/
6-01. Coal per net ton .. . .
6-02. Fuel oi e el .per r ....... . ...
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) .
704. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ .
7-05. Gallons of gasollte (gasoline and ga-clectric locoaotlives) i/
7-05. Equated pounds of fuel (sll locomotives) 5/ 6/.. .
8. Fuel and power consumed oer 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) .
5-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power confused per psmenger-traln c r-sle road passenger seriie:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-0.c Eounted pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


1377 913 388
154 738 695
92 790 091
21495 900
1 424 227
822 729
649 185 030

11 951872
248 449 830
114 260 055
76 176 182
155 142
22426
19 051735

50 948 905
1 973 588 752
437 430 538
789 848 239
492 776
62 212
75 799 116

10 959169
574 208 890
330 592 983
693 775 316
3 462 664
557 660 830
8 905 928
807 098
16 539
24 449 590

82 083 627
3 210 948
76 065 04 9
973 421927
2 571 401 14 1
41 212 082

$353 838 261
23 247 156
177 10. 224
98 09444 8
26 980 961
6 544 03 13


$4.31
17.24
12.33
1o.o08
1.049%
15.a88g


(5.12
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10.646
1.o015
14.910

874
60.46
6.26
108
8.1
755

124
8.13
1.6
29.24
111


0.28
3.6
12.9
15.7


$351 561 635
11 004 194
42 444 085
19 b08 502
1 236 562
590 539
533 645 51 7

12 747 465
269 078 737
98 814 138
74 097 283
157 007
22 141
19 089 253

57 205 312
2 154 328 151
263 711 29,
601 197 651
521400
56 099
78 801356

13 159 626
695 203 b4 6
221 05 b31
691038 086
2 778 654
561 688 389
10 042 857
804 130
15 123
24 732 890

89 084 716
3 731593
80 407 266
641 489 566
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1/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of ditillate consumed by gea-electric motor-cnr trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel In computing item 6-03.
SIncludes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, cr other use.
basedd on total cost of all fuel and power purrhnsed and produced during the period of report.
t Excludss Mlssourl and Arkanas Iy. Co. Hond not In oper tion.


Based on total cost of fuel and power consumed regardless of when purchased.
Includes kilowatt-hours consumed per yard-switchlng hour by electrlo rail motor care.
Includes gasoline consumed per ynrd-switching hour by gasoline rail motor cars.
Average not computed. Oil burning stuam locomotives used primnrly as helpers.
U. 8. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE. 1948 800188





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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

II I 11111 II1II III11111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08584 0220 BUREAU OFTRANSPORT ONOMCS AND TATIST1C


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 169 steam railways I
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER 1948 and 1947


r a.J.I.U SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION NO.

1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 194s 1947 1948 1947
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel sad power charged to yrd and train sevirrte Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Acoounts 382 and 394) .. 3600890943 40467 277 (17964947 $20418 79 3 503579 3 766 371 (bc63244 (6870142 18357323 9411 971 .1-
1-02. ruel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 14 557 56 13 962 18U 102 021 9900J 195 893 144 073 14 259 65 13 719 107 1-02
1-03. Dieselfuel (Account 382 and 94)........... 10803946 5911042 3394764 157 289 53631 27142 1878094 1238432 5476857 3066178 103
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38, 384, 395, and 396).. 2104556 065 895 1753746 1724 570 137641 139 526 77405 72286 135 766 129513
1-05. Gaollne (Account 382 and 394. ........... 132711 127635 23711 31171 2403 1 10o 2400 2353 104137 93009 1-0
1-06.Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394)........... 78855 6 080 3350b 30841 828 748 751 7 397 37003 30094 1
1-07. Total ......................... 63766 7 9 6603117 23 272 97 23883672 3698082 3934 89C 6425212 8334683 28370738 26449672 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quatities connsued In yard wtchlta service (Accounts 382, 383. a d 3hk),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). .... 1108 709 1332 118 625 332 776 734 94170o 106130 153 o'/ 3 171 592 235534 277662 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 24372 92 3 28 578 280 102 192 132792 547 73 65 404 23 723008 27786084 2-02
2-0. Dieel fuel (gallon.) .......... 12 569151 10797670 Z 210 125 3955494 106330 90 836 188 219 592207 5 664477 5159133 2-0
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 7456316 7336401 6933055 6903540 166186 166 302 357075 266559 2-04
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . .... ... 16 420 17106 10 255 12 529 6165 4 577 2-0
2-02. Other fuels (equated neot tons coal equivalent). ... 2166 2279 611 806 1 21 331 466 1205 986 2-0
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). .... 1869 286 015 24 877134 971454 100904 111 761 232 14 237 361 658934 694 664 2-07
Qntitto eonasumed in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395. and 396),
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons).............. 4801976 5 938457 2132382 2645236 431033 506114 874791 1043600 1363770 1743 307 2-08
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 191173599 230026522 619183 787052 200 129 1854 159 188554277 227385 311 2-09
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) ................. 53421447 3;44,5720 14779817 6986109 141289 14179 8124202 6518190 30376139 18925242 2-10
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .. 78193 74 83626289 4' 302 89 51649 804 18 386 255 19449 426 12504421 12727059 2-11
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) .. . ........ 45 006 41 838 170 1520 43336 40 31 2-12
2 her fuls (quated nettons coal equivalent .... 6002 6 26 1186 2 2528 462 3 3739 10 3 11425 5456 3271 2-
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent).... 7 477740 83553 34 2565 34 2582 24 46210 557 111' 108706'1 1194 606 5362 060 3 73918 2-1
Quatities consumerd t o md pass oger service (Acounts 39. 395. and 396).
2-Il. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ..... ..995 706 1 195 7 54 543 4 Z 8 694 765 73553 81496 162241 193 6 3 216484 225 830 2-1
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ......... 50767938 64158 626 334740 423729 247 714 295220 50185484 63439677 2-1
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallon)........ 35248267 27560050 10 o28 051 6889886 199736 201432 7606912 6768700 17112968 13680032 2-17
2-18. Electric current by looomotives (kilowatt-hours). 65 91240 68215 519 63153307 65698658 52787 104 106 2 385146 2412755 2-18
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) 350403 325 319 77 685 72 492 82 3 2 91001 190396 161 826 2-19
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) 52 441 4 U 56163960 4b 771390 49941 681 5670030 6129 879 92 400 2-20
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) .. ..817866 911 303 136375 201185 15684 8378 18446 21 81) 647 361 679927 2-21
2-22. Total fuel by aotor-car trains (equated et tons coal equvalnt) 77 282 79151 42 39 45 806 314 166 5 02 5 763 28 941 27414 2-22
2-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) 1531 1 355 354 45 3 2 6 69 81 1106 6 15 2-2
2-24. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) 2 338159 L 438707 88835 965 861 78910 86872 358241 352622 1012 55 103352 2-2
3. Quanttlets of all fuel and power purchased and produced: ,
3-01. Coaal purcha ed .o.b ines (net ton) ....d pdud .... 7898692 9112 346 3870489 4459588 671533 879251 1354732 1492582 2002138 2280927 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (not tons). 329147 399 390 89 3 9 117 54 6039 4905 3 5 8 5 255 230 251 273 69 3-02
3-0 Fuel oil purchased (barrels). 704647 7989786 19519 204 738 3673 3 548 95 991 87727 6751571 7693773 3-03
SDieselfuel purchased(gallons) .... 111032171 7 811490 33817066 17771 372 491872 334 112 1U575904 1325 04L 58147247 41420970
Elr current purchased and produced (owat-hou): 2 50142939 257103060 180613963 1921591829 26392904 27127442 130837. 7 1; 957551 24052345 24426246
3 Oasolin purchased (gallons). ...... .. 49139 4036 564 1 51091 1 377 001 17757 128 589 3 82 44 340 2 31 2113514 2182643
4. Total cost of all fuel -ad power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mine as ... ............. 35371155 (37626931 (179437 72 1081629 (3 654331 (4400549 4o 2350 $ 6357 8.7 $7519544 $8052797 il0
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .2 478 420 2 794 77 603 972 824164 49691 36169 .2 411 19 78 1802346 1791486 14-02
4-0. Fuel oil purchased................... 11482 1456553t 5 9 44 14030 10480 307 20 66 7 7 14 116 06 13744 224
Diesel fuel purchased ................. 11184 1 9 006 13 3 55 51 1086 57 367 31 33 172 091 1 102 237 5 701198 3 364 99
-0:. Electric current purchased ad produ.d . 2 65354 8 2567039 2003505 1924026 243 54 243 800 19514 18b 51 213 986 213 693
-06. Gasoline purchased . .... 674139 567379 250 537 210141 24177 18784 75 453 59727 315 97 278727
AVERAGES -----
5. Averot cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase rand production: ~
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . ..4.48 44.13 4.64 14.22 .5.44 *5. .462 f.' 3.76 13.53 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .... 7.3 .7.0 66 7.01 8.23 .37 16.35 .0 7.83 7.00 5-02
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon. ..... . 10.070 8.25% 10.1 8.:4, 11.66% 9.7P 10.089 8. 29.809 8.120 5-04
5-05 Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ... 1.061l 0.9980 1.074 0.9909 0.9236 ..899 1.4710 1.4320 0.8900 0.876 5-0c
5-0o. Oseoline per gallon . ... 16.o08 1.6 17. 105.260 13.630 14.61o 19.730 17.15 1. 1.95 12.77 5-o2
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuelndpower (Incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton .. . .2378 44 6 85 5.4 4.60 1 -01
6-02. Fuel oil per rel .e 2.0b l 2 2.28 8 6-02
6-03. GDiesel fuel per gallon . .10.630 8..314 11.170 8.8e1.8( 1.9 8.86 10.80 8. 10.27 8.08 6-
-04.Electric curentper kilowatt-hour. . 1.033 0.98 1.068 0.990 0.7 .7 1.1 1.148 0.890 0.836
6-05. Oasollne per gallon .............. 15.09 13.1 15.99 14.48 15.32 13.15 1).)3 10.79 14.94 12.83 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-swltohlng looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam looomotives). 880 891 849 867 977 1,008 9 910 922 910 7-01
7-02. Gallon of fuel oil (steam looomotives) .. 62.01 614.02 375 43. 70.0 7.0662.02 6.9 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ..... 6.31 68 6. .28 6.0; 74 68 50 7-0
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/.. 108 106 10 -1 192 91 137 7-
7-05. Oallo of gasoline (gasoline and gas-olectrlc ilooeotio.) 8.7 8.0 10.8 6.5 9 7-0
7-0. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) .754 779 75 962 99 807 786 738 755 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) .... ........ 25 127 127 129 86 88 136 19 132 -01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . .52 8.5 7. 7.48 8.1 8. -02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 6 1.6 .6 1 .6 4.7 2.9 1.6 1.6 1.6 -
-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ... 28.67 29.3 23.9 24.8949.63 4.98 3257 33
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) 110 114121 88 90 120 123 109 116 log-05
9. luel and power conused per paseoger-train oar-mlle road passenger rVIce 1;
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . 19.9 20.0 18.9 18.9 18.9 19.4 11.6 19.8 25.3 24.8 9-01
9-02. Oallons of fuel oil (steam looomotives) . 1.08 1.09 2.75 2.89 1.21 1.13 1.07 1.09 9-02
9-03. Gallon of diesel ful (diesel locootives) 0.29 0.29 0.28 0.29 0.26 0.36 0.29 0.29 0.0. 9-
E-04. Kilowatt-hours (electricolocomotives) . 3.4 3.6 3.4 .9 .3
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-oar trains) .. .11 13.3 10.1 10.9 18.1 14.4 8.8 8.8 27.6 9-0
-0. Equated pound of fuel all road passenger serve) 15.6 16.1 14.6 15.5 179 19.3 16. 159.2 1.4 9-0


1/ 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.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
asged on total ocst of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
SEoludes lMssourl and Arkansas Ry. Oo. Road not In operation.


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-switching hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Average not computed. Oil burning steam loomootives used primarily as helpers.


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
NOVEMBER1948







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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


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

FOR ELEVEN MONTHS ENDED WITH NOVEMBER 1948and 1947
I 1 I


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of feel sad power charged to yrd 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.Electrie current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396).. .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) .. ........
1-6. 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 witchinl service (Accounts o32. 38. and 3sk),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tone) .........
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ..
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons). . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . ... .
2-06. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). ....
2-07. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). ....... .
Qoantlttel consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394. 395, ad 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) .. .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .......
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) ..................
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) ..
2-12. Gasoline (gallons). . . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) ...
Quantities consumed In road passenger service (Aceounti 394, 395. and 396),
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . ..
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons). ............
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons). .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours)
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) /. .....
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
2-2. Other fuels (equated not 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).
SFuel oil purchased (barrels)...............
Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .............
-05Electric current purchased and produced kilovatt-hours).
-. Gasoline purchased (gallons)....... .....
4. Total cost of all fuel sd power at point of purchase ad 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 . . .
-04. Diesel fuel purchased ..................
4-0 Electric current purchased and produced .
Gasoline purchased..... ..............
AVERAGES
5. Averge cost of al fuel sad power at point of purchase aMd prodetion: 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). ........ .
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .
5-05. Electric current per kiloatt-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 not ton ... .... .........
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) / .
7-05. Oallons of gasoline gasoline and gs-electrlc locomotives)
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 poal (steam locomotives). ..........
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
804Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ........
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Poel and power consd per passenger-train oar-mile roadpasseaner swvaes
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 servios)


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


SI r I 4


WESTERN DISTRICT


ITEM
NO.


4i 1 I -L '"t I "c I .I 9 4. 14 I 1


$414 081 11
169 287 936
103 599066
23 600 456
1 552 96 1
901434
713 023160

13 060 592
272 822 753
126 768 994
83 6324 9 6
171 562
24 589
20 920 702
5b 750 952
2 164 762 351
490 891 245
868 041 813
537 782
68 211
83 277 906

11 954 884
624 976 82 8
365 862 034
759 366 556
3 813 067
610 102 250
9 723 794
884 382
16 06 3
26 786 230

89 987 37 2
3 535 230
83129476
1084 454 09 8
2 821 544 080
45 403 51 8

6389 224 557
2b 710 4 35
192 253 026
109 278 617
29 634 509
7 218187


4.33
"7.27
10.08%
l.:)3
1.0500
15.90W

15.13
(2.32
10.490
1.017
14.840

60.60
6.27
108
8.1
755

124
8.16
1.6
29.19
111

20.3
1.06
0.28
3.6
15.0
15.7


$3S2 029 113
131 966 382
4o 355 127
21 874 397
1363997
659 619
9Y6 248 03b

14 079 583
297 657 017
109 611 Oc,
61433 684
174 113
24 421
21 104 499

63143 769
2 364 354 673
296 157 01
685 023 940
563 2 3
'62 362
67 154 704

14 355 380
759 362 472
249 365 58b
759 253 603
3 103 973
617 652 349
10 954 160
683 281
16 47
27 171 596

9t 197 064
4 130 963
68 397052
714 301062
2 794 192 23 7
44 197 422

(352 101 31 7
26 136066
143105 370
51137 399
27 072 ;.7 7
5 721 682


1.62
7.16%
o.969%
12.95%


(1.61
7.)5#
0.95#
11.67

863
61.12
6.1


754

122
8.21
1.6
28.6

19.6
1.04
0.28
3.5
12.8
15.9


$213 676 699
1 171 689
30 863 584
19 687197
304 215
401 973
266 105 357

7 618 363
1 256 382
50 700 000
77 898 051
101293
8047
10 105 800

25 547 572
7 318 619
122 088 540
531 174 698
17 666
14 84 7
89 406 22 8

6 665 547
3 637176
104 540 939
732 709 966
845 193
544 992 013
1 840 768
495 84 1
4714
10 365 754

45 321024
1 168 551
2 135 945
312 630 809
2127 952 831
15 337 581

$200 862 095
8 029 673
7 376 566
32 777 554
22 357 4 06
2 602 815


10.:48
1.o051
16.97


$4.05

15.52%








129
107





1.6
24.61
119

19.
2.
0.2
3.5
10.2
15.1


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687 431
12 099 762
18 352132
283 240
284 474
236 889 216

8 386 757
1 220 897
39 001339
76 725 883
131 433
8077
10 333 430

28 945 635
7 097 808
57 786 752
548 801944
19 487
15 471
31 021 244

8 266 272
4 528 122
55 615 750
729 538 190
721 85 5
552 733 327
2 045 194
499 194
5 350
10 726 567

49 821 476
1 524 467
2 014 45.;
172 540 95 3
2110 592 479
14 887 489

$(13 974 644
9 527 179
5 091 621
12 980 32
20 443 966
2126 67


.69








7.90%
0.962#
12.900

s4l

5.

755

127
1.6
24.23
120
18.8
3.00
0.28
3.5
10.2
15.5


(38 791489
461 238
1 551 316
19959
10 066
40 834 06 8

1 044 507

1 059 208

234
1 110414

4 903 837

452 973
200 916 136

4 04
5 230 809

850 184
2 473 968
895 591

146 605
2 932
48
914 755
7 771 031
54 659
36 803
4 490115
287 438 676
1878 626

(40 673 222
431 530
137 469
512597
2 768 575
258 325


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11.4%
0.9635
13.75%

$5.71

11.57
0.769 #
13.6 1
960
ii-T5



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5.89


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4.2
49.81
88
18.8

0.32
16.4
18.4


$33 049 241
209 294
1345 902
17529
7047
34 629 013

1 091 609

966 190

227
1 151633

5 045 072
171 482
210 477 473
407
5 403 496

897 821

1 522 377
971 212

160 648
3 213
57
940 218
7 996 825
53 564
41057
2 993 520
289 355 635
1759 403

$33 669 607
375 578
109 487
238 287
2 396 785
196 24 7


(4.70
7.:01


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1o.67
10.91

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is.6
18.6


$71 946 512
2 590 515
19 814 313
887 4 6 3
2o 946
96 817
95 362 566

1 768 014
7 230 932
17 031 837
1 912 513
4 865
2 614 202

10 303 973
22 593 670
85 645 262

15 106
12 525 761

1 976 779
8 442 249
82 500 567

1 042 318
64 322 305
202 651
65 903
979
4 117 59

16 162430
39060
1203462
202 686 685
149 043 731
3 978 986

(71 166 902
243 606
3 786 y72
20 836 036
2 200 914
798 396


F.40

10.28
1.482
t0.o07


2.1:4
10.64%
1.3400
13.3o0

72eT
6.98
183
801


136
8.01
1.6

121
19.4

i:0

11 :0


$66 040 211
1 639186
11 737 023
811403
32 741
76 447
60 337 013

1 852 911
7 661563
16 375 700
1 845 583
5 773
2 556 646

11298 825
20 840 378
66 056 378

12 653
12 912 125

2 331 974
8 068 546
/2 961141

769 199
64 022 222
316 013
58 210
1046
4 149 461

16 229 532
47 257
1 120 103
161013 07 7
144 695 935
4 088 171

(59 419 690
249 101
2 360221
11 782 139
2 053 266
700 64 9


3.66
5.27
2.11
7.532
1.4 10
17. 1

S4.27
1.88
7.52e
lo.
1.232%


74301
6.99
-o S

lSO

773

136
7.86
1.6

123
19.6
1.09
0.29

8.1
16.1


89 666 611
65 525 732
52 459 931
1 474 4 82
1201841
392576
310 721175

2 629 70
264 335 4 3
57 977 949
3 821934
70 269
11 4 4 3
7 090 286

14 995 570
2134 850 062
282 704470
135 950 979
520 116
37 854
36 115 10 8

2 462 374
612 897403
176 338 560
25 760 999
1 925 556
787 932
7 533 770
319 706
12 322
11 388 123

20 732 887
2 272 960
79 753 246
564 646489
257 108 842
24 208 325
$76 522 338
17 005 624
180 952 019
55 152430
2 299 614
3 558 651


I5.69
7.48
2.27

0. 87


C4.46






101
7.7

728

126
8.14
1.6
32i97

24.7
1.05
0.29
4.o
26.6
16.0


: 67 957 48
129 439 763
24 30904
1364 960
1 030487
291651
244 393 391

2 748 306
288 774 557
53 268 571
2 862 216
42 680
10 344
7 062 788"

17 854 237
2 356 416 487
172142 403
125 744 52 3
543 751
33 831
37 817 839
2 859 31 3
746 765 804
119 266 31 7
28 744 195
1 612 91 9
1 096 800,
8 432 305
322 664
10 025
11 355 350

24 149 231
2 505 695
85 221440
377 753 504
249 548 188
23 462 359

$75 037 376
15 984 208
135 544049
26 136 64 5
2 178 260
2 698 108


$3.11
(6.38
1.59
6.92%





7.0e%











1.6
32.18
110W








0.28
6.2







25.7
1523
8.20
1.6
32.18
110
22.9
1.04
0.28
4.2
25.7
15.9


1-01
1-02



1-07


2-01
2.02
2-02
2-07
2-01

2-02
2-08
2-07

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

2-10
2-11
2-12
2-17
2-19

2-20
2-21
2-22
2-2j
2-22

3-01
3-02



3:0
4-01
4-02

4-0
4-0
t,20.


A J A _________ & _______ A _______ .L L A _________ A


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eslotri mo tor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for loooootive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Exoludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


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-switohing hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
Average not computed. Oil burning steam locomotives used primarily as helpers.
U. S, GOVERNMENT PAINTING OFFICE.1949 0 0018




UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA /



3 1262 08584 0378 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Subject to revision


(2y8I/ 2-


Statement No. M-230 (O8-E)
DECEMBER 1948


FUEL AND POWER FOR LOCOMOTIVES AND RAIL MOTOR CARS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representinL 169 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF DECEKMB 1948 AM) 1947


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel sad 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 83, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and39) ..........
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394).. ......
1-07. Total ................. .........
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities conseued in yard witching service (Accounts 32. ,383 and 3h),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ..
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. .....
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons)..... ............
-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). ..
Quantties consumed In road freight service (Accounts 39k. 395. ad 39).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). ..
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons). .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) ..................
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours). . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons) . . ..
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). ..
2-14. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent). ..
Quantities consumed in road passeger 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 aotor-car trains (equated nst tons coal equivalent)
2-2. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). ...
2-2. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .......
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons)..........
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (nettons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . .
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. .
-05 Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
-06. gasoline purchased (gallons) ..... ..
4. Total cost of all fuel sad power at point of purchase and prodections
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines..............
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than ines.....
4-03. Fuel oil purchased...... .................
'4-0. Diesel fuel purchased..................
4-0.: Electric current purchased and produced......... .
4-0. Gasoline purchased.. ... . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel ad power at point of purchase ad production: 1/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. ......
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) .....
5-. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) .. .....
5-0. Diesel fuel per gallon......... .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . .
5-06. gasoline per gallon .. ..........
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (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-switohing 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. Xilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) / .
7-05. Oalons of gsoline gasolinee and gas-electric locootives) /
7-0O. 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) .
8-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8- Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) ,
9. Fuel md power conned per passenger-train oca-stle roadpassenger smarve
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) .. .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam looomotives) .. .....
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (eleotrio 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


WESTERN DISTRICT


1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 1948 1947 194 | 1947


$37168056
13 936 396
11650 982
2 281561
126316
99230
65262 541

1119297
24 836 177
13 660 64 4
8 499 264
23 880
2 781
1 930 571
4 806 261
182 591556
56 998098
77 596 348
45 462
6768
7 511451
1144 34 4
58184 746
38 814 364
75 817 792
342113
64 203 907
762 881
84 023
1 527
2 638 359
8323013
344 823
6 765166
121 960 686
275 842 13 9
3 940 372
37 355 698
2 618 961
13 918 664
12265533
2 879295
635 757


4.49
97.60
.06
10o.o06
1.044i
16.13%

15.26
2.20
lO.610
1.009I
15.18l

6.74

10.i
770

133
8.85
1.7
30i.4

20.4
1.10

1 .9
1 .0


$42 838 958
14 932 883
6940 802
2 251745
129 095
76748
67170 231

1387 495
29 817 920
11443 678
8439 309
19 839
2 451
2 109 511
6057 926
229087 084
35 989 046
82 084 103
54 514
6 261
8 545160
1 387 345
70 847 245
30 578 742
75 050 621
323 759
66 919 378
900 628.
88 602
1467
2 765 099
10 592132
452 504
8457044
86007 128
277 519 439
3811 199
$43 510090
3080 604
16 732 416
7 549 982
2813 250
554 372


$18 878 741
122 743
3 663 211
1923328
28 72
53250
24 669 996

637 500
114 460
5 891 232
7 962 889
13095
954
916 425
2157127
619 639
15 970 012
46 369 982
1722
2028
2 617 745
596 917
470 813
11037 761
73 053 471
83049
57 717 55 3
166033
52 065
528
977 901
4128054
104 904
224060
38 960534
209668 440
1343133
$19264374
737 22 9
750153
4 037 827
2190 578
238 956


$21851093
108 616
1836 940
1 880 587
28 894
37 580
25 743 710

820 962
136 513
4 304 784
7 984 793
15 120
1016
1034 217
2745 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
85405
60091771
179 208
54 485
565
1088 450
5 356 301
127 168
256752
21 706 800
211 119 940
1260 083

$22 363 637
869 32b
795 348
1 951703
2 137 577
201 519


$3 576018
57 647
147 749
1696
945
3 784055

93140
122588

21
100 885
429297
96472
19 360190
37
461005
85 926
262 072
113 732

10443
209
3
92 859
720 412
7010
4 191
569 322
27 825 809
163 491
33 959 450
57 764
15 788
66 842
261333
22 077


$4013 293
30 764
147 364
1447
901
4193 769

105 309
97 591

24
111 395
518 603

15 664
19 870113
43
550 445
97 933
203 478
106 111

10 999
220
5
103 412
963 483
5680
3961
315 027
28 315 840
135 809

$4 760 666
41 451
13 087
31 250
258 156
16019


$6 568 679
264 095
2090150
79 894
2770
10 062
9015 650

155 769
714 956
1648 694
193 535
564
237 524
892 840
2 228 720
8959021

1196
1129406
198357
926 689
8600 901
66574
6 486 354
20 680
5 852
82
416 989
1454158
3140
115229
21433 272
13 667 54 5
378 244

;6620337
33 95 3
349 660
2 231605
205 50 6
76 14 3


$7 539 019
243 439
1544 736
89 262
2 256
8 419
9 427131

181590
865 778
1608 448
188746
471
250178
1116 527
2 354793
7 965 826

1 398
1300 502
237 596
1155 792
7 849 518
86690
6 725 007
20 021
6096
90
424 616
1 780 891
4 387
122 769
18 97777
13 983 975
430 757

7 551 085
37 095
334 630
1619 531
204 35b
75 075


$8144 618
13 549 558
5 839 974
130 590
93127
34 973
27792 840

232 888
24 006 761
5 998 130
342 840
10 785
1242
675 737

1 326 997
179743 197
31 972 593
11 866176
43 740
3507
3 303295
263144
56 787 244
18 913 630
2 650 58 9
192 490
565 725
25 897
914
1150 610
2 02038 9
229769
6421686
60 997 558
24 680 34 5
2 055 504
$7 511537
1 790 015
12 803063
5929259
221 878
298 581


49435553
4 580 828
3 528 362
134 532
96 498
29 848
27 805 621

279 634
28 815 629
5432 555
265 770
4719
940
713 721
1677 531
225 912 231
20451702
12 272 690
52 984
3 132
3695193
267 720
69 269 016
14 846 012
2 458 7 9
151664
102 600
690 400
27 803
807
1 148 621
2491457
315 269
8 073 562
45 007 522
24099 684
1 984 550
8 834 702
2132 733
15 589 551
3947 498
213162
261 759


A L 4 4 4 7


14.11
6.81
1.98
8.78
1.014%
14.55%

14.85
1.90
8.86#
0.969


64.76
b1
8.2
791

136
8.74
30.74
123
20.5
1.10
0.2

16.5
16:


lo
101
1.7
1779%



11.110



38.77
6ii
396117

9.3
751

136
1.6
25.32
121

198
2. 4
0.27

15.2
15.2


4.18
6.84
5.10
8.99%
1.012%
15.994

51.02

0
10.

42.16
6.33
112
8.9
790

138
1.7
26.o3
129

19.9
3.08
0.30

16.


$5.50:
88.214

0.939%
13.50%

$5.88
11.98
0

1,007
6.27

986

89
-
4..2
51.22
92
18.6

0.31
16.6
18.0


4.94
7.30
3.30
9.921
0.912%
11.8o0

$5.56
9.o7
0.73
13. 1

1,015
6.30

1,000

98
2.8
50.91
100

19.7

0.33
14.5
19.5


$4.55
$10.81
$3.03
10.41#
1.5o04%
20.130




4.27
7.87











1.0
125
8.1








0.30
9.2
15.8
15.8


$4.24
88.46
$2.73
8.53
1.461(
17.43%







719r33
7.06
199

795

148
7.96
1.8
IA
132
19.6
1.06
0.29
9.1
15.9


3.72
7.79
1.99
9.720
0.899%
14.535


14.47
2.18
10.25
0.879
15. 01

949
65.73
6.53
100
11.3759
759

146
1.8
34.81
114
25.1
1.10
0. 30
4.0
26.4
16.6


1.93
8.77
0.8850
13.190

$4.24
(1.89
8.65
0.891%
12.90%





929
6.62
135
65


141
8i73

33-.95
119
24.0
1.09
0.29


J I _______ A ________ ______ i I ______ .1 ________ -


_/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-eleotrio motor-car trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in computing item 6-03.
Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether for locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
SBased on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
Excludes Missouri and Arkansas Ry. Co. Road not in operation.


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 oonsuad per yard- witohlng hour by gasoline rail motor oars.
average not computed. Oil burning seam looo voies used primarily as helpers.


A---'


ITEM
NO.


1-01
1-02



1-07

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







4-01
4-02




4-01
4-01
4-03

4-0








Pe a


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 TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1948 and 1947


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total charges for,
1-01. Coal for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394).
1-03. Diesel fuel (Account 382 and 394) . .
1-0o. 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:
Quantlties consumed in yard witching service (Accounts 382. 383, and 38S),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons)...........
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-O. 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) .
Qnantitlse consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396).
2-08. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . .
2-09. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-10. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . .
2-11. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-12. Gasoline (gallons)....... . .
2-13. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent). .
2-1.. Total (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
Qnantittes consumed ln rod passenger service (Accounts 396, 395, and 396).
2-15. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-16. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-17. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) . .
2-18. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) .
2-19. Diesel fuel by motor-car trains (gallons) .
2-20. Electric current by motor-car trains (kilowatt-hours) .
2-21. Gasoline by motor-car trains (gallons) ./ ........
2-22. Total fuel by motor-car trains (equated net tons coal equivalent)
-23. Other fuels (equated net tons coal equivalent) .
2-24.Total (equated net tons coal equivalent)........
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons)..........
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons).
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels)...............
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours).
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons)...... .
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines .. ...... ..
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines .. ..
4-03. Fuel oil purchased....................
4-04.Diesel fuel purchased............... .
4-o. Electric current purchased and produced .
4-0 Gaoline purchased....................
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: /
5-01. 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. ssoline per gallon .. . .......
6. Unit coats of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton. . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon. . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour. ...*
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching 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 gdsollne (gasoline and gas-electrc locomotives) 6/
7-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all locomotives) 5/ _/. .
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles including
locomotives and tenders) road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
8-05. Equated pounds of fuel (all road freight service) .
9. Fuel and power consumed per passengsr-train car-mile road paceeger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives). ........... .
9-Oc. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .
9-05. Equated pounds of fuel (motor-car trains) .
9-06. Equated pounds of fuel (all road passenger service) .


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UNITED STATES


3451 312 b 64
183 233 620
115 295 87U
25 887111
1 679 277
1 000 059
770 409401

14180 022
297 658 930
140 490 613
92 131 762
19344;
27 ,70
22 851 565

60 557 14 b
2 347 349 654
548 808 350
945 638 161
583 24 4
74978
90 809 631

13 099426
683 136 531
403 946 782
835 184 34 B
4 154 047
674 306 157
10 486 675
96 406
19591
29 40b 272

98 310 38 5
3 880 052
89 660 733
1 206 400 725
3 097 386 21
49 827 186
$426 580 255
28 329 396
206 181 061
121 544114
32 513 u04
7 931 732


4.34
7.30
2.30
10.07O
1.050o
15.920

5.14
02.31
10.51%
1.016%
14.91V

876
60.99
6.30
108
8.3
757

124
5.21
1.6
29.29
111

20.3
1.06
0.28
*.
13.0
15.7


EASTERN DISTRICT


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


T j I. -I 4


1947


WESTERN DISTRICT


t I 1~- 1 I- I 4 4 1 ______


ITEM
NO.


$434 858 142
146 889 659
55 304 67 7
24 126 142
1493092
736 36b
663 40807 7

15 467 22 7
327 474 937
121 069 427
89 872 993
193 952
26 87 Z
23 214 607

69 202 44 9
2 613 441757
332 148 516
967 108043
617 752
68 622
95 700 685

15 743 066
829 943 254
279 906 61 2
634 304 226
3 427 732
684 771727
11 854 788
971 883
17 944
29 934 209

103 789186
4 583 467
96 745 462
799 983 420
3 071 711676
40 008 621

$395 611400
29 21107 4
159 674 707
5U 677 975
29 185 52 7
6 275 260


8232 559151
1 294432
34 530 710
21 615 617
332 93 i
455 216
290 78006 C

8 255 996
1 370 842
56 589114
85 860 940
114 386
9001
11 022168
27 705105
7 938 258
138 077 400
577 544 680
1938E
16 874
32 024 34 3

7 262 753
4 107 989
115 609 357
805 763437
927 109
602 709 566
2 006 001
547 907
5 24 3
11 344875

49 449076
1273455
2360005
351 591 34 3
2 337 621 27 1
17 164 750

3220 126469
8 766 902
8 126720
36 815381
24 547 984
2 919 559


$226 657 891
996 047
13 937 176
20 232 719
312134
322052
262 658 019

9 207 871
1 357 410
43 308 726
44 710 676
146 553
9093
11 367 766

31 691654
7 917 866
65 342 606
598 743244
21017
17156
34 02101 7

9 050 709
4 950 559
63 297 :52
602 023 911
607 260
612 625 09
2 224 402
553 676
5 914
11815 479

55 177 777
1651635
2282 699
193 749 054
2 321 712 419
16 147 572

$206 338 201
10 390 900
5 905 34 7
14 901251
22 581 54 3
2 328197


$42 367 507
518 885
1 699 06 5
21 655
1101 1
44 618123

1 137 647

1181796

255
1 211299

5 333 134

549445
220 276 326

441
5 691 814

936 110

2 736 04
1 009 323

157 048
3141
51
1 007 614

8 49144 3
61 669
40 994
5059437
315 264485
2 042 117

$44 632 672
489 294
153257
579439
3 029 908
280 4 02


$37 043 349
240 058
1 493 266
18 97 C
7 946
38 803 597

1 196 91 e
-
1 063 789

251
1 263 028

5 563 675

187 146
230 347 586

450
5 953 941

995 754

1 725 855
1 077 32 3

17164 7
3433
62
1043 630

8 960 308
59 244
45 018
3 308 555
317 671 475
1 895 21 2

$38 430 27 3
417 029
122 574
269 537
2 654 941
212 266


$78 515 191
2 854 610
21 904 4 6 3
967357
29716
106 879
104 378 216

1923783
7 945 88
18 680 531
2 106 04 6

5429
2 651 726

11 196 813
24 822 390
94 604 28 3

16 502
13 655 167

2 175136
9 368 93
91 1094.6 6
1 1058 92
70 808 659
223 331
71755
1061
4 534 587

17 616 58E
42 200
1 313711
224 119 957
162 11276
4 357 190

o77 787 239
.77 561
4 136632
23 067 04 1
S41* 4 20
U'74 39


$73 563 66 7
1 682 62 7
13 307 017
900 6 6
34997
84 866
89 774 039

2 034495
6 527 341
17 995 486
2 034 329

6244
2 807299

12 415 352
23 195 171
74 024 659

14 051
14 212 697

2 569570
9 224 33b
O0 610659

855 689
70 747 22 9
336034
64 306
1136
4 574 07 7

1a 010 41 3
51 644
1 24207 2
10b 364 584
158 679 910
4 518 920

$(6 970 776
286 190
2 694 851
13435305
2; 57 621
775724


$97 871015
179 084 576
58 341 812
1 605 072
1294 966
427 551
330 624 996

2 862 596
288 342 200
64 039 172
4 164 774
81054
12 685
7 766 372

16 322 096
2 314 589 006
315 577 222
147 817 155
563 856
41361
39 438 307
2 725429
669 659 604
194 491 917
28 411 588
2 118 04 6
787 932
8099495
345 603
13 236
12 521196

22 753 276
2 502 728
85 941 023
625 637 98 8
201 789187
26 263 829

$84 033 875
18 795 639
193765252
61 081653
2 521492
3 857 232


$97 393035
144 010 985
27 820426
1499 492
1 126 985
321499
272172422

3 027 940
317 590 186
58701426
3 127 988
47 399
11 284
7 776 512

19 531768
2 562 328 718
192 594 10b
138 017 213
596 735
36 963
41 513 030

3 127033
615 768 357
134 072 546
31 202 98g
1764 b63
1 199 400
9 122 705
350 46
10 632
12 501023
26 640686
2 820 964
93174673
422 561 227
273 647 672
25 446 909

$83 872 078
18 116 941
150 951935
30 071675
2 391422
2 959 073


.9 I- -144I 4 .4


.64

N.65
7.33i
0.973%
13.07%



7.511
0.937
11.797

867
61. 43
6.23
6io^
7.7
757

12

1.6


19.7
1.05
0.28
15.96

15.9


16:SS
3.44
10.47%
1.050o
17.o01



11.10
1.043T
15.559

852



748


129
1.6
24.67
119

19.5
2.75
0.21

19:3
15.1


7.g
0.973o



2.94

o.96 0
13.05%
84,;
38.42
5.90

58go
758

128

1.6
24.37
121

18.9
3.01
n.29
15.6
15.6


11.45
0.961
13.73%

$5.72
11.62%
0.768%
13.-o0
964

5.92

946


85
I4.2
49.93

18.8

0.32
16.4
18.41


$2.72
8.1
o.836i
11.200

$4.78

0.645
ii.06

980

5.70

961


85


18.7
49.17


19.7
0.34
iit.
11.4
18.7


(4.42
6.58
3.114
to.o7
1.48 4
20.07%

:5.13
2.85
10.6 64
1.3270
13. 31%
890
72.87
*.98
185
801


136
8.00
1.6

121

19.3

9.0I
16.1

INi


3.72
15.54
$2.17
7.*45
1.4230
17.17



7h.32
1.23

71360


7.00
18,

775

137
7.87
1.6

124

19.6
1.09
0.29
8.2
16.1


7.51
82.25





9.709
o. 895
14.69g



$4.ss47


10.12
909


6.0
730

128
8.19
1.6
33.11
107
24.7
1.06
0.29
4.0
26.6
16.1


I _________________________ L .i _________________________ I _________________________ L _____________________ L .1. _____________________ L _________________________


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


1.62
7.12%
0.87
11.63*



7.1 V
0.86
11.540

877
61.31
6.28
137

725
125


1.6
32.33
111

23.0
1.o4
0.28
2.8
16.0


5-01
5-02
5-03
6-01




6-02
6-0
6-oS
7-01

7-02
7-02

6-05
7-01


9-02
7-0
7-N



7-05
7-02

9-01


9-02
8-03


9-01
9-02


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

U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1949 0 800188


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