Fuel and power statistics of class I steam railways in the United States

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Fuel and power statistics of class I steam railways in the United States
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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.
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"Compiled from ... reports representing ... steam railways (class I switching and terminal companies included)."
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FUEL AND POWER STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 158 reports representing 167 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 1953 AND 1952


EASTERN DISTRICT

ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION InrcUDING SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT NO.
E 1 POCAHONTAS REGION

1953 1952 1953 1952 195 195253 1952 1953 1952 1953 1951952


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and power charged to yard and train serlvcel 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:
Qnantitins consumed inyard switching service (Accounts 382, 383. and 354),
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) . . .
uanttiles consumed in road freight service (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. 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)e
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 .. . .
4-0. Electric current purchased and produced. .
4-06. Gasoline purchased ................
AVERAGES
5. Average coat of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 1/
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) 6/
8. Fuel and power consumed per 1,000 gross ton-miles (including
locomotives and tenders road freight service:
8-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. ..
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) ..
8-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives). ..
9. Fuel and power consumed per pasenger-train ar-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) .. .


$6 556152
2 735 754
26 906 335
2 039 136
13358
29 313
40 280050

210 604
4 652 602
28 450 803
6 395 65 1
116 40
1177 618
37 281196
164 247 b6 8
53 929 30 3
3149
206 569
14 675 680
71 503152
67 221019
710 541
55 269 783
52 980

2 244052
58 58 9
1 904 791
278 432 716

4086103
$10 322 851
515 663
3 864 719
27 359 055
799 316


$13 704 889
4576472
24 618 58 7
2061 294
19 7 33
36 501
45 017 476

337 488
10 529 502
27 866 298:
7 619 265
14 217
1 846 2866
79 350 349
152 929 548
58 342 494
4098
346 08 8.
26 338 263
68 234 22 9
72 678 253
530 314
56 693 744
97 353
3 477146,
76 011
3187 256
270 924 456

4184 658

$16 778 525
626 04 9
5 173 020
25 790 134
781 244


$3 501 124
2984
9 085 598
1 785 234
2464
9192
14 386 596

113 747
55 710
13 036 26 7
6 107 066
4748
370 975
49 710289
35 766 109

114 084
21637 049
63188 797
346 775
49 711116
8 760
898 697
14 589
209 253
91 245143

1609 305

$4 430 224
130 24 2
634 266
9 209 284
339 969


6 635 820
24 654
8 565 338
1806726
2 817
10 881
17046 236

191786
61 600
12 865 379
7 254 899
3 870
709 455
90 756
46 650 50 9
37 207 312

211 510
203 602
19615 567
68 834 521
183 865
51 272 054
14 262
1 555 214
39 061
224 234
89 337 02 9
1617 045
$7 977 072
302 807
643 037
9097 422
329 074


S1340320
90911 8
39 503
97
2 289 038

23104
928 944


178 909

5 956 075
8 341 571

27 461

1 599 391
5 851


278 050
16
1839
10 429 763
194 647

$1536 106
204
6353
1103 930
31 677


1 668 042
856 521
40 815
124
2 565 502

28 859

901112


228 015

5 442 270
9 529 622

30 872
1600 021

5082


322 036
211
2 260
10 202 331

139 149
1 826 959
2 068
7468
1056700
20 430


$4 841444
2984
9 994 71 6
1 824 737
2464
9289
16675 634

136 851
55 710
13 965 211
6107 066
4 748

549 884
55 666 364
44 107 680

14154 5
23 236 440
63 188 797
352 626
49 71111 6
8 760
1176 747
14 605
211092
101 674 90 6

1 803 952
$5 966 330
130 44 6
64061 9
10 313 214
371 646


$8 303 862
24 654
9 421 859
1847 541
2 817
11 005
19 611738

220 645
61 800
13 766 491
7 254 899
3 670
937 470
90 756
52092 779
46 736 934

242 382
203 602
21215 588
68 834 521
188 947
51 272 054
14 262
1877 250
39 272
226 494
99 539 360
1 756 194

$9804 031
304 875
650 505
10 154 122
349 504


$1175 796
35 246
4 415 819
86 271
25
2 957
5 716 114

17051
336 739
4 207 38 6


236 498
357 772
25 859 827


7 692
9214
12 781 41 4

71009
5 558 66 7

317 897
1046
22161
43 266 90 5

528111
$1 368 865
19 650
78 661
4 422 971
128 818


$1 583 127
58 710
4288134
78 577
35
2086
6 010 669

29 478
447 760
4193 648


330 549
643 263
24697 114


20 595
27 930
13 324 551
83 643
5 421 690
145
472 220
986
18 478
44 328 031
549 583

42 058 607
18 461
59 351
4 370 123

127 390


(2 538 91 2
2 697 524
12 495 800
128 130
10 869
17 06 7
17 888 30 2

56 702
4 260 153
10 278 20 6
288 585
6892
391236
36 923 4.24
82 721477
9 821 62 3
3149

59 332
14 666 466
35 485 298
4 032 222
286 90 6
44 220

749 40 8
42 93 8
1671538
133 490 90 5
1754 040

$2 987 656
363567
3145 439
12 622 870

298 852


$3 817 900
4 493 108
10 908 594
135176
16 881
25 410
19 395 069

87 365
10 019 942
9 906 159
364 366
10 347
578 267
78 616 330
76139 65 5
11 605 560
4 098
83 111
26 106 731
33 694 090
3 843 732
257 724

82 946

1 127 676
35 753
2 942 284
127 057 065
1878 88'

4 915 887
302 713
4463 164
11 265 88 9
304 350


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$4.60
$8.77
$2.03.
9.83Y

19.565

$5.36
$2.03
10.160
1.115
19.710

970
68.39
7.72
122
7.62

131
10.46
1.77
28.51
22.4
1.18
0.31
3.81


$4.83
$8.24
$1.62
9.52%
18.670

$5.42
$1.65.
9.860
1.055%
17.o60
944
72.08
7.45
119
6.69

128
9.74
1.73
28.61

19.5
1.12
0.31
3.80


$4.93
$8.93
$3.03
10.09%

21.13%

$5.85
$2.25
10.72%
1.15 3
18.240

970
30.00
7.75
121
14.09

139
1.74
25.46

20.7
7

0.30
3.80


$5.13
$7.75
2.87,
10.180

20.350

$5.96
$2.91
10. 80
1.098%
15.54%
922
30.00
7.41
117
6.45

133
1.70
24.98

17.4
3.20
0.30
3.82


$5.52
$12.75
13.45
10.58%

16.270

$5.84
10.710
0.474

799
7.67



101
1.44
41.71
20.0

0.33


$5.67
$9.80
$3.30
10.360

14.680

$5.80
10.780
0.428%

783
8.16



88

1.44
41.75

19.5
0.33


$5.07
$8.93
$3.03
10.14

20.60o

95.85
$2.25
10.72%
1.119.
18.24%

936
30.00
7.74
121
14.09

124
*
1.70
27.49
20.6

0.30
3.80


$5.22
7.76
2.87.
10.200

19.90o

$5.93
02.91
10.80%
1.0610
15.54%
901
30.00
7.45
117
6.45

118
*
1.67
27.21

17.7
3.20
0.31
3.82


$4.31
$18.79
$3.55
10.220

24.390

$4.50
$2.10
10.290
1.552%

1,109
86.57
8.52



119
12.55
1.93

15.4
0.29


$4.36
$18.72
$3.21
9.86%

23.18

$4.16
$2.20
10.140
1.449%

1,154
87.33
8.24
8:



121
11.87
1.86

18.2
1.44
0.29


$3.99
$8.47
41.88
9.460

17.04o

$5.01
$2.03
9.700
0.906%
20.03%
1,018
68.40
7.41
168
5.79


10.44
1.77
34.26

30.8
1.18
0.33
4.09


$4.36
$8.47
$1.52.
8.87:
16.20o

5.10
$1.64
9.090
0.855%
17.33%

1,005
72.15
7.15
176
6.78

154
9.72
1.73
36.08
28.2
1.11
0.3:
3.44


Ji A L U S & 5 .4 5 U 4. _____________ U


SIncludes the equivalent for quantities of distillate consumed by gas-electric motorcar trains. These
quantities are included with diesel fuel in commuting item 6-03.
/ Includes all quantities purchased and produced, whether lor locomotive, station, shop, or other use.
Based on total cost of all fuel and power purchased and roduoed during the period of report.
Excludes small quantities of gasoline which are individually billed.


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


tement No. M-230 (OS-E)
DECEMBER 1953


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1-0
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2-01
2-02

2-05
2-01
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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP 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 158 reports representing 167 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
.. ... FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1953 AND 1952

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

1953 1952 1953 1952 1953 1952 1953 1952 1953 1952 1953 1952
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 94) 126 055 329 $172 328 841 $5 871 344 (80 594 995 $15 812 330 $20 809 425 $71 683 674 $101404 420 14 897197 22 302 624 $39 474 458 $48621797 1-01
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394) 39 162 996 61469383856 288 78 85 8803 8 856 288 203 341189 973 917 38 742 951 60 207 263 1-02
1-03. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394) .. ... 299 146 252 262 695 391 101 786 826 68 034 347 10 422 981 8 266 774 112 209 807 96 301 121 49 182 948 45 494 89 137 753497 120 899 372 1-
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 38 384 395, and 39). 23 314 480 23 468 757 20 394 445 20383079 467 112 505 753 20 861 557 20 888 832 815 903 838 27 7 1 637 020 1 741 64 1-0
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 382 and 394) ..........162 139 247008 22 209 40100 22 209 40 100 25 35 139 905 206 87 1-
1-06. Other fuels (Accounts 382 and 394)... 393 166 481651 104 397 143603 1166 1521 105563 145124 .34114 42010 253489 294517 1-0
1-07. Total . . .. 488 234 362 520 691031 176 258077 189484 327 26 703589 29 583473 204 961 666 219 067 800 65 271 376 69 651761 218 001 320 231 971470 1-07
2. Quantities of fuel and power charged to yard and train accounts:
Quantities oonumed in yard switching service (Accounts 382. 383. and 384),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ... 3 143 852 4 406 091 1 769050 2 266 664 281 868 385 080 2 050 918 2 651744 207 423 472 036 885 511 1 282 309 2-01
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ... 82 830 828 139 107 484 686 040 666 300 686 040 666 300 2 659 868 7 588049 79 484 920 130 853 135 2-02
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons) . .. 323 387 047 294 666909 145 716086 134 027937 11099 893 9361213 156 815979 143 389 150 47966691 42973459 118604377 108304 300 2-01
2-04. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . .. 76 776 951 83 750 655 73 122 803 79417136 73 122 803 79 417136 3 654148 4333 519 2-0
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . . 16 898 157 989 28 834 46 857 -- 28 834 46 857 98 064 111132 2-05
Qanttites consumed in road freight service (Accounts 394, 395. and 396),
206. Coal by steam locomotives net tone)t ......... 17 096713 23600 311 6083630 9098779 2 125 692 2 941399 6 209322 12040178 2 906 622 3905 13L 5 980769 7655003 2-06
2-07. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .. 705 813 360 1 031 014 850 51 577 1 075 076 51 577 1 075 076 3 784 453- 10 187 752 701 977 330 1 019 752022 2-q7
2-08. Diesel fuel (gallons) . .. 1 09 873 714 1 666 033 436 587 700 863 497 088 905 70 136 583 52 442 218 657 837 446 549 531123 291 329 255 269114 651 960 707 013 847 387 662 2-08
2-09. Electric current (kilowatt-hours) . 726051602 760181032 487 991784 490129 967 96 264 649 113 645 254 584 256 433 603 775 221 141 795 169 156 405 811 2-09
2-10. Gasoline (gallons) .. ..... ....... .50 902 124 822 6 122 -- 6 122 50 902 118 700 2-10
Quantities consumed in road passenger service (Accounte 394, 395, and 396),
2-11. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons) ..... 2 708 650 4 283 518 1 704 815 2 757 04b 261 614 322 268 1 966 429 3 079 316 119 289 33 3353 622 932 880 849 2-11
2-12. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) ..... 180 336 832 302 487 087 614 742 2 157 446 614 742 2 157 446 131 329. 307 891 179 590 761 300021750 2-12
2-13. Diesel fuel by locomotives (gallons) .. ... 764402970 710 734669 220 926032 202 455 777 16812967 15 309 686 237 740999 217 765 463 141 993 316 142 634 859 384668655 30 334 347 2-13
2-14. Electric current by locomotives (kilowatt-hours) 748 901 225 797 376 896 703 280 760 750 814 606 703 280 760 750 814 606 45 620 465 46 562 .90 2-14
2-15. Diesel fuel by motorcar trains (gallons) 7 697510 6 511527 3 350 678 1 624399 95 118 103 732 3445796 1 928 131 828 603 1034 149 3 423111 35492847 2-1
2-16. Electric current by motorcar trains (kilowatt-hours). 582 168 224 593 993 742 527 606 740 537 259 635 527 606 740 537 259 635 54 561484 56 734 107 2-
2-17. Gasoline by motorcar trains (gallons) / 773 558 1 190223 113072 191620 113 072 191 620 145 660 486 998458 2-17
3. Quantities of all fuel and power purchased and produced! 2/
3-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines (net tons) ... 28 353 803 37 963 891 12 341 389 16 899 561 3 287 094 4 233 360 15 628 483 21 132 921 3 766 755 5 431 341 8 958 565 11399629 3-01
3-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines(net tone) 644 317 1 138 209 305 863 541060 368 9 434 306 231 550 494 7 760 9 966 330 326 577749 3-02
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) . 27 646 561 39 95 673 1 938268 2004 125 36135 43 515 1 974 403 2 047 640 341984 669 909 25 330174 37218 124 3-0
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) . .. 3140 927050 28 41 281127 1016667144 906 595 533 105 035397 84024566 1121 702 541 990620099 495197080477499774 1 524027429 1373161254 3-0
3-0 Electri current purchased and produced (kilowatt-hours)$ -
3-02. Gasoline purchased (gallons)# . .. 49 9668028 48501298 18 866880 17649674 2 241340 2123147 21108220 19772821 6692 769 6250560 22 167039 2247791 3-0
4. Total cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production:
4-01. Coal purchased f.o.b. mines . $135 242 568 $174 303 950 $61 428 147 $80 642 27 7 $18 357 047 $22 881 864 $79 783 194 $103 524 141 $16 149 262 $23 561 53, $39 310 112 $47 218 271 4-01
4-02. Coal purchased f.o.b. points other than mines 5 286 510 9014 52 2413401 4 061 302 3 841 72949 2417242 4134 251 50088 62595 2 819 180 4617679 4-02
4-03. Fuel oil purchased . . .. 46 340 237 65 693 334 5 432 991 5 866 962 119 921 145 612 u 552 912 6 012 574 1 004114 1 799 210 39 783 211 57 681550 4-03
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased . .. 302 083278 267 840 515 101 8335392 89822 779 10873 861 8687 139 112 707253 98 509 91L 49 254124 46 443 202 140 121 901 122 887 395 4-0
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced 4-05
4-06. Gasoline purchased# . . 9 473607 8853 81 3 866 738 3 493 776 349039 314 894 4215 777 3 808 670 1 554228 143 521 3 703 602 3611627 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) .......... 84.77 $4.59 $.98 $.77 $5.58 $5.41 85.10 $4.90 $4.29 $4.34 $4.39 .4 5-01
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . .. $8.20 $7.92 $7.89 $7.51 $10.44 $7.73 $7.89 $7.51 $6.4 $6.28 $8.53 $8.34 5-02
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .. 1.68 $1.64 $2.80 $2.93 $3.32 $3.35 $2.81 $2.94 $2.9 $2.69 $1.57 $1.56 5-0
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon .. ........ .9.620 9.430 10.020 9.910 10.350 10.340 10.05 9.94 9.950 9.73% 9.19 8.95 5-
5-06: E rli current pr kilorwatt-hour . 18.960 18.250 20.49% 19.80 15.57 14.83% 19.97 19.26% 23.22% 22.93% 16.71 16.07
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): /
6-01. Coal per net ton . .. $5.19 5.34 $5.85 $5.71 $5.92 $5.70 $5.86 $5.71 $4.61 $4.74 $5.27 $4.95 6-01
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . .. 1.70 $1.75 $2.45 $3.10 -$2.45 $3.10 $2.18 $2.26 $1.69 $1.74 6-02
6-0. Diesel fuel per gallon . . 9.959 9.81% 10.63% 10.54% 10.62 10.71? 10.63 10.55 10.20 9.98 9.39 9.23 6-
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . ... 1.0931.050 1.138 1.097 0.485 0.445 1.105 1.060 1.95 1.478 0.857 0.840 6
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . .. 17.40/ 16.77 15.65 16.39- 15.65 16.39 17.28 16.84 6-05
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching locomotive-hour:
7-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . 884 899 866 868 750 797 848 857 972 992 957 962 7-01
7-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. 64.87 66.85 29.99 30.00 29.99 30.00 88.29 82.72 64.95 66.53 7-02
7-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 7.29 7.11 7.13 7.02 7.54 7.43 7.15 7.05 8.03 7.76 7.19 6.96 7-03
7-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) 5/ 113 113 112 111 112 111 157 151 7-04
7-05. Gallons of gasoline (gasoline and gas-electric locomotives) 6/ 6.49 6.55 7.42 7.52 7.42 7.52 6.26 6.21 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) . 116 16 16 122 123 82 78 108 108 106 114 134 135 8-01
8-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam lIoomotives) .. 8.90 8.91 10.62 10.32 8.89 8.89 8-02
8-03. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) 1.65 1.64 1.61 1.60 1.32 1.371.58 1.58 1.76 1.75 1.67 1.64
-04Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) .. 26.87 27.47 23.99 24.20 38.97 39.09 25.61 26.07 33.70 34.63
9. Fuel and power consumed per passenger-train car-aile road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .. 20.1 20.6 18.7 19.1 18.1 18.9 18.6 19.1 17.8 19.7 28.1 29.2 9-01
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil (steam locomotives) .. 1.06 3 3.43 3.07 3.43 3.07 3.16 2.08 1.06 1.02 9-02
9-03. Gallons of diesel fuel ;diesel locomotives) 0.31 0.31 0.29 0.29 0.31 0.300. 0.29 0.29 0.30 0.30 0.32 0.32 9-0
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . 3.69 3.70 3.68 3.70 3.68 3.70 3.85 3.71 9


Ij/ Includes the equivalent for quantities of diotillate 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.
SBased on totl cost of all fuel and power purchased and produced during the period of report.
S Excludes small quantities of gasoline which are individually billed.


/ Based on total cost of fuel end 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 care.
Effective January 1, 1951, carriers are not required to report electric current, purchased and produced.
Average not computed. Oil burning steam locomotives uced primarily as helpers.
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