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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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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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3 1262 08584 0774 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER STATISTICS 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 MARCH 1952 AND 1951


Statement No. M-230 (08-E)

MARCH 1952


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

____________1952 1951 1952 1951 1952 1951 1952 1951 1952 1951


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train service: Total chareee 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:
Quantltles 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 seerice (Acounts 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. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons)
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . . . . .
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . . . .
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours)$
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons) # . . . . . ..
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . . . . . . .
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines . . .
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . . . . . . . .
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased ................. .
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced 0 . . . .
4-06. Gasoline purchased # . . . . . . . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 2/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . . . . . .
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . . . . .
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . . . . . .
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . . . . . .
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . . . ..
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . . . . . . . .
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . . . . . . . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . . . . . . . .
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . . . . . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . . . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . . . . . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . . . .
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . . .
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ . . . .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-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. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . . . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . . .
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . . . .


$17 230288
5 894522
22 339 65 6
2 093 811
27 50 9
44512
47 630298

444844
12 93170 9
25482935
7 741659
13787
233554 2
90 841 660
141 915423
74 39 3 49 9
15097

427110
28 880244
60 243400
69 310335
512564
54596166
133718
3984659
131 253
4193843
240 389 14 5

4111104
$18 352580
1063672
7454748
22 638563

746 878


l4. 61
$8.10
$1.78
9.42%

18.17%


5.37
1.87
9.7991
1.016%
16.92%

945
69.82
7.30
122
7.20

123
9.18
1.69
28.75

21.6
1.10
0.32
3.68


$25 462 391
8 757 009
18 826 517
2 051 384
58 053
58 716
55 214 070

673 36 7
19423 851
23171 968
7450 881
19 377

3 515 928
139 522 840
114 807 810
77422 354
39 117

652 528
39000 948
53 241193
67 195 306
447 102
56 623 050
288 820

5 378 980
144 571
5 519 476
209 604 632
4 273 044

$24 354 164
1 109 006
10 111 066
19842599
732 7 95


$4.53
$7.67
$1.83
9.47/

17.150


5.26
1.86
9.82W
0.983%
16.71%
922
70.12
7.05
109
8.00

125
8.99
1.67
28.85

21.4
1.13
0.31
3.61


$8564590
28 221
7305426
1 808068
3511
14494
17 724310

228952
54840
1213060 8
7257446
30803
985857
119 794
42 245 21 4
47 507 00 2
1077

272451
187283
16 121 45 6
65 220 705
109 728
49447656
15 971

1877394
53 638
224435
72542479

1523101

$9022513
424729
668164
7017044

298596


$12 676 261
51 983
6125 762
1 776787
17 481
19 810
20 668 08 4

339 850
116 232
11189 426
7 003 100
10 634

1556135
366 18 5
32 145 28 8
52 546 539
1788

389 982
218 739
14 367 506
63 190 874
80 037
51 295 759
89 00 8
2 572 471
55 03 1
216 225
66 271 129

1478 671
$12 039 613
407 7 5 5
600 930
6 510 479
276 291


$2 166 46 8

6 39253
48278

176
2854175

42 68 3

741 982


309 01 4

3937577
11 637 80 3

30342
-I
1303242
9 763


454834
1 741
5516
8618 974
176 311

$2 436789
13338
18 69 9
888820

27 76 9


$2 800 89 9

330 578
41 491

549
3173 517

55 327
759 713


385 576

1859 259
11 196 977

54 990
475 621

4674


549 333
6077
3 645
3 266 190

168 817

$2 942 153
55 982
12 138
360 349
25 191


$ 2303826
167 86 8
4020402
76 198
410 6
6572400

56005
1014 4 9
3 506 836


375 924
2029594
2401793 8


41 987
80370
13168 01 2

89 432
5148510

578 825
798
97394
44001256
529 074

$2 546 416
3687
268 652
4 288 68 5

119 720


$4 192 718
148 034
3 357 016
77 557

5792
7 781 117

104 751
877 691
2 854 430


630 666
1801 886
19 527 16 2


81 677
299 422
11 753 855

104 504
5 327 291

898 300
2735
93 58 5
35 752 336

513 32 9

$4044 076
12 17
242 860
3 449 439
116 326


$4 195 40 4
5698433
10374575
161 267
23 99 8
25 736
20 479 41 3

117 204
11 862440
9103509
484211
10704
664747
88 692272
71 714 694
15 248 694
14020

82330
28 612591
29 650690
4089 630
303641
117747

1073606
75076
3866498
115 226436

1882018

$4 346 862
6 21 91 8
6499233
10 444014
300 793


$5 792 513
8 556 992
9013 161
155 549
40 572
32 565
23 591352

173 439
18 429 928
8 368 399
447 781
8743

943 551
137 354 769
61 276 101
13 678 3 8
37 329

125 879
38 482 787
26644 211
4 004 432
257 887

199 812

1358 676
80 728
5 206 021
104 314 977

2 112 22 7

$5 328 322
632 352
9 255138
9 522 332

314 987


. 4 4 i 4 4 4 4 I I


$4.81
$7.92
$2.98
9.67%

19.60%


$5.76
$3.28
10.35'
1.067?
17.449
894
30.00
7.38
118
6.07

128

1.67
25.64

20.1
3.23
0.31
3.67


$4.68
$7.41
$2.78
9.82%

18.69%


$5.55
$3.11
10.60%
1.021%
17.239
882
43.86
6.96
108
7.73

128

1.61
25.96
21.0
3.41
0.30
3.59


$5.36
47.66
63.39
10.31%

15.759


$5.67
10.67%
0.415%

897

7.15



80

1.48
39.90
19.2

0.31


$5.36
$9.21
$3.33
11.039
14.92g


$5.65
10.679
0.3710

926

8.34



80

1.75
40.48

18.0

0.25


$4.40
$4.62
$2.76
9.750
22.60g


$4.86
$2.26
9.86%
1.480?

997
82.34
7.68



123
9.75
1.76

19.6
1.95
0.31


$4.50
#4.72
$2.60
9.65%

22.66g


$5.13
$2.09
9.80%
1.456F

924
75.80
7.38



133
9.26
1.75

18.9
1.15
0.29


$4.05
$8.28
$1.68
9.06%

15.98F

$4.85
$1.85
9.37F
0.814%
16.84F
1,059
69.34
7.06
218
7.60

151
9.15
1.69
34.38

33.0
1.10
0.33
3.95


$3.92
$7.83
$1.78
9.139
14.91F


$4.66
$1.85
9.340
0.8589
16.50F

1,009
70.14
6.97
139
8.35

150
8.97
1.68
35.76
28.2
1.12
0.33
3.96


i/ 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.
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 small quantities of gasoline which are individually billed.


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.
Effective January 1, 1951, carriers are not required to report electric current, purchased and produced.
* Average not computed. Oil burning steam locomotives used primarily as helpers.


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

2-01
2-02
2-0
2-04
2-05

2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10

2-11
2-12
2-17
2-14
2-15
2-16
2-17

3-01
3-02
3-0O

3-05
3-06
4-o01
4-02
4-o0
4-o4
4-05
4-06






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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION

BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


FUEL AND POWER STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 169 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH 1952 AND 1951

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

1952 1951 1952 1951 1952 1951 1952 1951 1952 1951
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 3}9) . 54 500 266 $74 480469 $27 157 674 $37 529 362 $7 019 665 17 978 480 $7 465 234 $12 592 607 $12 857 693 $16 380020 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 18 145 356 24 532 582 79 230 158 370 481 328 349 396 17 584 798 24 024 816 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). . . . . . 64 858 905 52 674 504 21 193 291 16 962 990 1 713 677 907 041 11 714 514 9 371 889 30 237 423 25 432 584 1-03
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383, 384, 395, and 396). 6 261 271 6 029 209 5 414 144 5 227 786 152 016 118 116 232 209 238 780 462 902 444 527 1-04
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) . . . . . . 83 449 176 309 11 472 58 348 71 977 117 961 1-05
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394). . . . . . 143052 175 813 48 653 63150 462 1706 11733 18 290 82 204 92667 1-06
1-07. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . 143 992 299 158 068 886 53 904 464 60000006 8 885 820 9005 343 19 905018 22 570 962 61 296997 66 492 575 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities consumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382, 383. and 364),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . . . . 1 406 152 1 998 296 730 552 1023 436 129 865 161475 176 745 316526 368 990 496 859 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . . .. 39 482 503 55 803482 161 010 324 657 2 855 696 2 315 100 36 465 797 53163 725 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . . . . . . . 74 872 342 65 838 762 35 199 548 31 656 652 2 131 588 2 084 213 10 510 225 8 234 b73 27 030 981 23 663324 2-05
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . . . . .. 22 549 334 22 030 839 21 222 304 20 790664 1 327 030 1 240 175 2-04
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . . . . . . . . 46 711 66 537 12 449 39422 34 262 27 115 2-05
Qu2t tites commed in road freight esr c (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
o-06 tCoal by steam lonomotives net tons). 394 3......... n. 7 413 564 10 251 917 3 143 004 4 595 106 1 017873 1118320 1 222 678 1 874022 2 030 009 2664469 2-06
2-07. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . . .. 275 867 375 387 776 845 277 040 1174 914 5 993 258 3 994 232 269 597 077 302 607 699 2-07
2-08. Diesel fuel (gallons) . . . . . . . . 406 711 770 319115 694 120 751 613 89 803 688 9 870 319 5 020 494 69 479 473 54 099 541 206 610 565 170 191 971 2-08
2-09. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .\. . . . 213 673 905 214 331110 136 641 991 143 791656 36 234 488 31 565 103 40 797 426 38 974 351 2-09
2-10. Gasoline (gallons) . . . . . . . . .. 65 625 98 817 612? 7 211 59 503 91606 2-10
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 394, 395, and 396),
2-11. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) . . . . 1 391 070 1 979 743 899079 1159 761 93 524 158 984 135 427 281411 263049 379 587 2-11
2-12. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) . . . .. 87 472080 118 441167 589144 649758 168 308 721015 86 714 628 117 070394 2-12
2-13. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .. . . . .. .177 872 511 154199948 48 848397 42 063 275 3 789989 1450379 37 974 566 33115 388 87 259559 77 570 906 2-13
2-14. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) . 208 615 462 195 413 770 196 453 865 183 476 589 12 161 597 11 937 181 2-14
2-15. Diesel fuel by motorcar trains (gallons) . . . 1 511 585 1 368 934 316 091 243 123 24 459 18 058 267 490 300027 903 545 807 726 2-15
2-16. Electric current by motorcar trains (kilowatt-hours). 169 633 412 168 540 682 153 615 626 152 086074 16 017 786 16 454 608 2-16
2-17. Gasoline by motorcar trains (gallons) / . . .. 378 768 915 196 48 572 29048 330 196 624 708 2-17
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced: 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) . . . .. 12 838 637 16 836 390 6 245 389 8 358 877 1 519 847 1 723 125 1 848 146 2 796 420 3 225 255 3 957 968 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines (net tons) 395 473 456 183 163 15$ 165 836 5 556 17 825 2 022 7 167 224 740 265 355 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . . . . . .. 11 771 554 15 724 367 650 689 628127 15 000 12 234 264 159 244 009 10 841706 14 839 997 3-03
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . . . . . . 728 196 974 588 875 627 234 849 902 184 947 816 20 337 033 9 264 014 128 194 632 103 561396 344 815 407 291 102 401 3-04
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours) 4 -- 3-0
3-06. Gasoline purchased (gallons)# . . . . . . 11 920 347 11 973 326 4 389 49 4 564 740 458 762 488 098 1 539289 1514804 5 532 800 5 605 684 3-06
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: I
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . . . . . . .. $58 815 355 $75 349 224 $29 619393 $38 410080 $8 163 792 $9 077 289 $8 105 021 $12 474023 $12 927 149 $15 387 832 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines . .. 3152 768 3572 253 1 234 949 1 252457 41 751 161 871 9 758 42099 1 866 310 2 115 826 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . . . . . . . .. 21 402 607 28609722 1956446 1757 399 51360 40 329 751 5351 3616 18643266 26180 378 4-03
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . . . . . . . .. 68 736 345 55 565 063 22 771167 18 075 443 2 122 819 988 169 12 438 402 9 952 659 31 403 957 26 548 792 4-04
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced . . . .- -
4-06. Gasoline purchased# . . . . . . . . . 2 173 169 2084 946 85958; 817 134 73030 73060 351075 340417 889 475 854 335 4-06
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 3/
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) . .'. . . ... $4.58 4.48 $4.74 $4.60 $5.37 $5.27 $4.39 $4.46 54.01 $3.89 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . . . . .. $7.97 .83 $7.57 $7.55 $7.51 $9.08 $4.83 $5.87 $8.30 $7.97 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (142 gallons) ........... $1.82 51.82 $3.01 $2.80 $3.42 $3.30 $2.85 $2.59 $1.72 $1.76 5-0g
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . . . . . .. 9.44g 9.44g 9.70% 9.77% 10.44g 10.67% 9.70% 9.61% 9.110 9.12% 5-04
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour$. . ......- 5-05
5-06. Gasoline per gallon . . . . . . . . . 18.23% 17.41 19.58% 18.72% 15.92 14.97 22.81 22.479 16.08g 15.24% 5-06
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): 4V/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . . . . . . . .. $5.34 $5.23 $5.69 $5.54 $5.66 $5.55 $4.86 $5.09 $4.83 $4.63 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . . . . . . . .. $1.89 $1.83 :3.24 $3.09 $2.24 $2.09 $1.88 $1.83 6-02
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon ... . . . . . . 9.81% 9.75% 10.33% 10.369 10.839 10.580 9.91% 9.790 9.40% 9.34 6-09
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . . . . 1.0190 1.004% 1.066? 1.045% 0.420? 0.374g 1.450% 1.451 0.853 0.852% 6-
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . . . . . . .. 16.999 16.329 17.09% 17.31 16.98% 15.870 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . . . .. 947 941 902 908 885 933 1,007 938 1,048 1,021 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . . .. 71.72 71.47 30.00 41.68 81.07 77.56 71.51 71.54 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . . 7.28 7.10 7.22 6.98 7.05 8.10 7.82 7.55 7.18 7.05 7-03
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ . . . 120 113 118 112 187 137 7-74
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) k/ 8.06 8.85 8.51 9.52 7.91 8.02 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) . . . . .. 124 130 130 134 79 84 127 139 153 152 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . . .. 9.40 9.40 9.75 9.94 9.38 9.37 8-02
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . . 1.70 1.70 1.69 1.70 1.58 1.69 1.77 1.75 1.69 1.69 8-0
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . . .. 28.91 29.39 25.66 26.24 39.32 41.95 35.64 36.71 8-
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-mile road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . . . . .. 22.0 21.8 20.6 21.2 19.7 18.6 20.4 19.5 32.0 28.7 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) . . . .. 1.12 1.16 3.24 3.44 1.85 1.32 1.11 1.16 9-02
9-05. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) . . . 0.32 0.32 0.31 0.31 0.31 0.26 0.30 0.29 0.33 0.33 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . . .. 3.78 3.78 3.77 3.77 3.97 3.91 9-0


I/ 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.
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 small quantities of gasoline which are individually billed.


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 oars.
Effective January 1, 1951, carriers are not required to report electric current, purchased and produced.
* Average not computed. Oil burning steam lovomotives used primarily as helpers.
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