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Title: Fuel and power statistics 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 Transport Economics and Statistics
Publisher: U.S. G.P.O.
Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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Subjects / Keywords: Locomotives -- Fuel consumption -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
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 Notes
Statement of Responsibility: Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Jan. 1949-Nov. 1956.
Numbering Peculiarities: Compares the monthly statistics of the current year with that of the preceding year.
General Note: "Compiled from ... reports representing ... steam railways (class I switching and terminal companies included)."
General Note: Title from caption.
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Source Institution: University of Florida
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Resource Identifier: oclc - 18539703
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Classification: lcc - HE2713 .Un333
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System ID: AA00016094:00009
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Preceded by: Fuel and power for locomotives and rail motor cars of class I steam railways in the United States
Succeeded by: Fuel and power statistics of class I railways in the United States

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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

62 08584 0105lII
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6Jan50


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS

FUEL AND POWER STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 170 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 1949 AND 1948


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
SEPTEMBER 1949


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

1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 1948
AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total chattes for,
1 -01. Coal for steamlooomotives (Accounts 382and39L4) .. 2229006 35206345 10575892 17592404 1939225 3435269 3865147 5808401 5909804 8370271 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 6 311 403 14 702 187 61 956 108 369 36113 163 682 6 213 334 14430 136 1-02
-0. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). . . . .. 10419572 9913040 5241590 3003515 61416 45 214 1863660 1775968 5252 906 5088343 1-03
1-0 Electric current (Accounts 38" 384, 395, and 396). . 1 891497 2112 811 1614188 1751401 75407 137 555 62 870 79068 139032 144787 1-04
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394 .105426 134409 24091 25144 701 1 901 2473 2 386 78161 104978 I-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . . . . 54 613 84 975 17 580 37 215 520 871 5 905 8 320 30 608 38 569 1-06
1-07. Total . . . . ... ...... ........... 41072 579 62153767 15535297 22518048 2077269 3620 810 5836168 7837825 17623845 28177084 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Acoounts 382, 3893, and 3 84).
2-01. Coal by steam looomotives (net tons)............651989 1057169 334845 596145 51461 90736 104027 137606 161656 232682 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . ... 14 737 971 22 813 028 112 878 106838 256496 478 573 14 368 597 22 227 617 2-02
2-03. Dieselfuel (gallons) . . . . . . . . 14044053 11395654 6312122 4684101 216760 107437 1740918 1520998 5774253 5083118 2-03
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . . . 6 930 681 7 193 334 6 295 410 6649 489 161452 157746 473 819 586099 2-04
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . . . . . . 19077 14 368 7 685 7 912 11392 6 456 2-05
Quantities consumed in road freight service (Accounts 39 395. and 396),
C oGoal by steam locomotives net 39 ton ........395, 33007923 4684364 1255500 2072 904 235439 426 126 550 668 813773 966 316 1371561 2-06
2-07. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons'. . . . 132 940 812 183838 679 513 785 747 206 510 049 1496 836 131 916 978 181594 637 2-07
2-08. Diesel fuel (gallons) ......... ........ 66154497 48169245 18526811 12495718 162038 37191 11186202 7673465 36279446 27962871 2-08
2-09. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . . ... 58 508035 76429 670 38 568 233 44148600 7 841148 18255 164 12098654 14025 906 2-09
2-10. Gasoline (gallons) . . . . . . ... . .40576 44 879 1317 1629 39259 43 250 2-10
nantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-11. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . . . . 714694 993 539 394 882 549 127 59 723 71 287 106088 153323 154 001 219 802 2-11
2-12. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . . . 42 777 831 52 213 551 404 021 369 205 90478 364 020 42 283332 51480 326 2-12
2-13. Diesel fuel by loomotives (gallons) .. . . ... .38648 887 33 594 865 11 973 801 9 769 308 203 800 237 281 7 729 513 7 191 934 18 741 773 16 396 342 2-13
2-14. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) . 60 812 250 67652 679 58 456 825 65091 775 83 698 77 374 2271727 2 483530 2-14
2-15. Diesel fuel by motorcar trains (gallons) . . . 356 914 329 106 46543 66 331 141 711 81 707 168 660 181 068 2-15
2-16. Electric current by motorcar trains (kilowatt-hours). 44194 827 48 177 939 39 347 809 42 717 349 4847 018 5 411 690 48 900 2-16
2-17. Gasoline by motorcar trains (gallons) I/ . . . 638 031 823 493 133 862 148 016 4 687 13 708 17 39 17 837 482 443 643 932 2-17
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchasedf.o.b. mines (net tons) ........ 3255742 7556758 1583829 3852722 192220 684490 593678 1312452 886015 1707094 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines(net tons) 211 092 370 162 55 296 93 835 6 654 5 408 2 718 3 990 146 424 266 929 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . . . . 4730585 7127 761 127 462 170 979 4 573 2 803 61416 75 558 4 537134 6 878 421 3-03
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .... ...... 136074O745 106574741 45284010 31287512 675617 489826 21364911 20864 185 68750207 53933218 3-04
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours)$ 249947848 273866 912 184880062 191518624 81188676 32074017 11147070 16562492 32732040 33711779 3-05
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons). . . . . . .... 3951255 4923 346 1411596 1655 523 118 286 182150 466 882 531 380 1954 491 2554 293 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and Produotion:
4-01. Coal purchasedf.o.b. mines . . . . . . . 13 590 615 34049 285 6 890 558 17 917 351 1011772 3 757 307 2 523825 5 981 253 3164 460 6393374 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines . . 1626244 2750 158 399 725 626 589 51 645 43 643 15 965 25 337 1158 909 2054 589 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . . . . . . . . 55395 393 16251170 266 446 ; 586 963 11337 10 523 140 918 245 138 4976 692 15408 546 4-0o
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased ................. 11431348 10775203 38 37092 3290918 68735 56572 1858508 2 109 608 5667013 5318105 4-04
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced$. . . 3043588 3169 404 2 219 628 2 217 271 265 899 323 228 179255 259 172 378 806 369733 4-05
4-06. Gasoline purchased. .. . . . . . . . 673191 787005 258 841 283721 17005 24 956 102027 104 6Z2 295318 373706 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:/ /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . . . . ..4.17 4.51 35 4.65 .26 $5.49 4.25 4.56 3.57 .75 5-01
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . . . 4 2. .09.43.483.75.29 3.241.10 .24 5-03
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . . . . ... .8.40 10.11 8.47? 10.52 10.17% 11.55 8.70T 10.119 8.24 9.86 5-04
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . . ... 1.218 1.157 1.201% 1.15% 1.255 1.008 1.608 1.565 1.157 1.097 5-05
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . . . . . . . . 17.0 15.99 18.3 17.1 14.3 13.709 21.85 19.69 15.11 14.63 5-
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): t/ 5.84 .26 4.61 59 6-
6-01. oal pe net ton . . . . . . . . . I .23 533 7. 5.59 $5.94 P.08 V2.26 14.61 8459 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel 2...9................3P0.79;8. 10.78
6-03 Diesel fuel per gallon... . . .... .1................. *% 1 P .874 0 2 8: 2 5.13 6-g
604 ectric current per kilowatt-hour.. . . .......... Il 1.0591.131 1.10- 0952g 0750% 1.255 1.420% 0.93 0 85 60
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . . . . . . . 15.11% 15.23% 16.86% 15.96 14.96% 13.17 1.515 13.38 14.66 15.13 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching looomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . . ... 847 819 836 8794 873 924 813 809 884 856 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . . 5.15 56.72 42. 38.84 73.18 71-71 58.10 56.59 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . . 6.16 6.06 6.00 5.93 6.07 6.42 6.82 7.02 6.16 5.94 7-03
7-04. Kilowatt.hours (electric locomotives) 5/ . . . 107 104 106 104 179 171 105 92 7-o4
7-05. -allons of gasoline (gasoline and ga-electric locomotives) 6 9.8 7.5 9.7 7.4 9.9 7.6 7-05
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) . ... . . 117 114 120 119 82 78 126 126 119 11 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . . . 8.16 7.90 10.53 8.13 8.12 7.8 8-02
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . . 16 16 1.5 1.6 23 1.7 1. 16 1 803
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . . ... 27.47 28.68 23.72 23.53 59.51.5 32.53 32.24 04
9. Poel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile road passenger serTvice:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . . . . 19.4 18.7 18.4 17.5 17.1 17.7 19.1 18.7 24.1 22.9 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . ... 1.03 1.02 2.21 2.58 1.21 1.34 1.02 1.01 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . . 0.28 0.27 0.26 0.26 0.29 0.32 0.28 0.28 0.29 0.28 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . . ... 3.6 3.5 3.6 3.4 4.0 4.2 9-04


Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motorcar 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. Also 1949 figures exclude Missouri
Illinois R.R.Co. and Missouri Pacific R.R. Co., which filed no reports.


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


3Jan. S








Page 2


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 170 steam railways #
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1949 AND 1948

SOUTHERN DISTRICT

ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT [ WESTERN DISTRICT NO.
194919POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION

1949 194 1949 1948 1949 1948 1949 19 8 199 19_____


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 (Accounts 382 and 394) . .. . . ...
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . . . . . .
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394) . . . . ..
1-07. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . .
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383, and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . . . ..
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . . .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . . . . . . . .
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . . . .
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . . . . . . . . .
Quantities consumed in road freight servTce (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-06. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . . . . .
2-07. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . . .
2-08. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . . . . . . ......
2-09. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . . ......
2-10. Gasoline (gallons) . . . . . . . . .
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-11. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . . . . .
2-12. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . . .....
2-13. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .. . . . ....
2-14. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) . .
2-15. Diesel fuel by motorcar trains (gallons) . . . .
2-16. Electric current by motorcar trains (kilowatt-hours). .
2-17. Gasoline by motorcar trains (gallons) I/ . . . .
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) .. . .
3-02. Goal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons)
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . . . . .
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . . . .
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced(kilowatt-hours)
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons)$ . . . . . . .
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . . . . . . .
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines . . .
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . . . . . . . .
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . . . . . . . .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced$ . . ..
4-06. Gasoline purchased .. ..................
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . . . . . .
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . . . . .
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . . . . .
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . . . . . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . . . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . . . . .. . . ....
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal pe r net ton . . . . . . . . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel .............. . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . . . . . .
6-O4. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . . . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . . . . . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . . . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . . .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ . . . .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) /
.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) . . . . .
9. Tuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . . . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . . .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . . . .


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915
62.51
6.30
113
9.9

128
8.38
1.6
32.52
25.1
1.06
0.29
4.2


72 033 403
135 794 651
41 484 874
1 194 916
997 570
319 077
251 824 491

2139 439
216 238 148
46 688 772
3 036 175
54 665
12 114 137
1 742 195 351
221 246 886
108 664 400
429 352
2 028 10 3
511 154 271
142 036 202
20 954 30 8
1 548 234
787 93 2
6 222 840
16 858 093
1 785 346
66 280 848
451 810 371
286 869 988
22201659

61 868 176
13 163 136
152 207 595
44 005 480
3 291 065
3 217 826


.30





12.31



906
60.35

103
7.7

126
8.12
1.6
33.15
24.6
1.05
0.29
4.1


/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electril motorcar 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. The 1949 figures include eight months'
operations of Missouri Illinois R.R.Co. and Missouri Pacific R.R. Co., due to strike effective
September 9, 1949.


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


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