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 Material Information
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.
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Locomotives -- Fuel consumption -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
Genre: serial   ( sobekcm )
federal government publication   ( marcgt )
statistics   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )
 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.
 Record Information
Source Institution: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: oclc - 18539703
lccn - sn 88029183
ocm18539703
Classification: lcc - HE2713 .Un333
ddc - 385.0973 fU56fu
System ID: AA00016094:00070
 Related Items
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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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 (Accounts 382 and 394) ..........
1-04. Electric current (Accounts 383T 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:
quantitiee 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 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) 1/ .
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 ... . .
4-06. Gasoline purchased . . . . . . . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: 3j
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .. . . .....
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ....
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) .....
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon .......
5-05. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . . . .
5-06. Gasoline per gallon .. . . . . . . ...
6. Unit costs of yard and train fuel and power (incl. freight and
handling expenses): _/
6-01. Coal per net ton . . . . . . . . .
6-02. Fuel oil per barrel . . . . . . . .....
6-03. Diesel fuel per gallon . . . . . . . .
6-04. Electric current per kilowatt-hour . . . . .
6-05. Gasoline per gallon . . . . . . . . .
7. Fuel and power consumed per yard-switching 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 er 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) . . .
8-0o. 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 fueldiesel locomotives). . ...
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . . . . .


Subject to revision


FUEL AND POWER STATISTICS OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 159 reports representing 167 steam railways

(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 1954 AND 1953


1I r r r & C_ _


UNITED STATES


$5 395 500
1 655 764
20 51 984
1 57 914
5116
19 726
3- 7 8604


1 31 824
3 677 23 6
27 5D 1-93
4 812 361
o 118

793 571
1 016 4 44
17 87 731
61 .12 054
7 625

99 111
b 837 659
66 369 732
52 752 725
617 466
43 619 961
27 179

1196 3168
44 067
1 514 8b 6
273 14Z2 56

4 07 0730

$5 470 68
365 694
491 615
25 729 4 5

753 8l1


$4.57
$8.30
$1.89
9.429

19.22%


$5.27
$1.88
9.71V
1.140o
19.831

871
57.84
7.57
125
4.44


104
9.70
1.67
26.80

22.5
0.94
0.32
3.55


$10 242 230
3 354 56 L
25 695 569
1893 85
13 620
28 541
41426 830


269 411
6081 212
28 041 696
6 138 O9 9
14 446

1452 682
60 852 934
167 535 679
62 833 619
3 545

164 271
12 417 56 5
62 537 300
59 240 613
698 573
46 222 66 7
58 2261

2 096 757
42 232
2 18 436
271 791 467

4 720 7 56

$9 992 263
363 174
3 905 435
266553960

932 780


$4.77
$8.60
$1.78
9.819

19.76%


$5.43
$1.78
10.01o
1.086g
17.87%

874
63.60
7.27
110
7.08

111
8.58
1.62
26.76

20.4
1.04
0.30
3.60


EASTERN DISTRICT


$L 752 312
2 907
6 493 420
1 606 953
775
3 492
11 859 641


50 799
54 270
12 060 797
4 487 733
867

215 031

50 423 030
40 863 3 6


51 784

20 070 61 U
4 8556 685
3345434
39 555 355
4167

436 950
10 90 4
109 779
64 544 526

1462 34 3

$2 081 765
94 519
295 544
8 270 691

302 61 5


$4.76
$8.67
$2.69
9.787

20.69%


$5.51
$2.25
10.25%
1.201%
15.40o

859
27.00
7.34
123
3.48


107

1.60
24.02

20.5

0.29
3.49


$4030 7 b
3 06b
6684 120
1646 226
1708
1 7 0 5
7013
14 374 917


145 033
57 270
12652 349
5 609 046
2265

453 140

51 377 841
41 406 463


97 250

18062 147
55 499 001
322 705
41 906 054
8 232

796 08 5
17 606
153 167
91 793 279

1 841 203

$3 956 294
144 360
426662
9 259 342

397 761


84.97
$8.11
$2.80
10.09F

21.60;


$5.80
$2.25
10.54'
1.140%
16.21%4

851
30.00
7.16
108
7.49


117

1.56
23.82

19.3

0.26
3.57


POCAHONTAS REGION


$974072

946 772
37 76 6

6 9
1956 681


16 951

950 433



140 677

6 803 650
814 88 2


20460

1326 291

6420



206 84 2

1627
8 96 61 9

173 774

$1064101

5462
906 404

27 000


$5.10

$3.36
10.190

15.54'

$5.47

10.42'
0.463'


690

7.25



76

1.26
37.37

18.8

0.33


1/ Includes 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 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 small quantities of gasoline which are individually billed.


01 351 264

893 413
39 590

8 5
2 284 352


24 205

974 422



184 564

6150 306
8557767


20411

1 358 213

6 399



272 967
34
2735
10 366 972

204 166

$1 525 336
490
8992
1085 369

33 597


$5.59
$14.41
$3.29
10.479

16.46%


$5.90

10.52
0.463%


758
7.48



80

1.26
38.58

17.4

0.31


EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDING
POCAHONTAS REGION


$2 726 384
2 907
9 440192
1644 703
775
3561
13 816 522


67 750
54 270
13 011 250
4 487 733
667

356 308

57 226 680
49 012 270

72 244

21 396 901
46 656 683
342 754
39 555355
4167

645 792
10 904
111 40 6
93 443145

16 36117

S3145 66
94 b519
301 00 6
9 177095

329 oi 5


$4.87
$8.67
$2.70
9.82

20.150


$5.49
$2.25
10.26%
1.159%
15.40o

810
27.00
7.34
123
3.48

92

1.55
25.54

20.0

0.29
3.49


$5 382 04 9
3066
9 577 533
1667 616
1705
7 09
16 659 26 9


169 236
57 270
13626 7 71
5 809 046
2 283

637 704

57 528147
49 966 430


117 66i

19 420 360
55 499 001
329 102
41 906 054
8232

1069 C52
17 6 40
155 90
102 160 251

2 045 36 9

$5 483 630
144 870
437 654
10 344 711

431 556


$5.13
$8.12
$2.81
10.13%

21.09'


$5.82
$2.25
10.54%
1.102g
16.21%

837
30.00
7.18
108
7.49


103

1.52
25.49

18.9

0.27
3.57


SOUTHERN REGION


1954



$756 01

4 270 73
6947
2 6
941
5 09919 5


11 69 7

4 235 907


157494

26 08114 6


1823

11722 390

9329
4 064 60 6
110

184 214
10
10 42
40 235 407

594 952

$764 342
403
56 3 0
3 999 735

140 790


04.15
$3.95
$3.49
9.94%

23.66%


$4.43

10.16%
1.7090


936

8.77



96

1.72


15.6

0.34


1953



$1 216 c40
1 227
4060 610
635131

2 7 8 L
2785
5 344 E93


16 663
10 7 4 9
3 974 253



246 451

24 457 617



5450
11 47 5
10 953 7 68

65 774
4 316 613


287 031
729
18 257
40 195 180

619 462

$1 226 497
3067
66 613
4061 6 3

147 t0 1


$4.27
44.21
$3.66
10.16g

23.81


$4.50
82.32
10.29g
1.462%


914
173.37
7.84



102

1.72


16.5
2.83
0.31


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3III 1i262 08584 0758III II IIIIIIII111111
3 1262 08584 0758


WESTERN DISTRICT


1954



$1 910 901o
1 652 657
12 9 41060
143 73
7 31 3
15 224
1o 871087


52 177
3 6 12 96
j0 606 75
3 4 62 b
5251

279 569
31 Ol0 4 4
96 279 90 L
12 799 7 8
7 2 L

2b 044
6 8 37 639
33 250 441
3 094 04 L
265 3 53

22 9SO

33061
'- 3 08 b
1193056
13) .oO 584

1 647 004

$1 560 474
270 C7
2 15- LI79
12 52 715

313 47 C


$4.26
48.20
$1.81
9.00%

16.97%


$5.36
$1.88
9.22g
0.8459
20.44?!

950
58,91
7.45
166
4.65


132
9.70
1.73
33.07

36.5
0.94
0.32
4.42


$3 643 241
5 350 9 C
1 257 226
142 9 3
11 91 5
185 .So
19. 424 6 6


b3 51C
6 013 9 3
10 440 672
329 c5 3
12 6 3

566727
60 852 35
85 549 7 1
12 667 58 9
3545

41 106
12 406 0590
3 16 i172
3 741 C 1.
03 1t. 7

49 594

740 74

S014 27 c

055 25

$3 L62 136
2 15 L237
3 400 .6 o


3553 2


$4.43
;9.10
$1.69
9.45%

17.21?


$5.27
$1.78
9.54p
0.8440
18.13%

952
64.21
7.19
150
7.01


128
8.58
1.66
33.15

27.4
1.03
0.32
4.16o


ITEM
NO.


5-01
5-02
5-o0
5-04
5-06


6-01
6-02
6-03
6-o4


7-01
7-02

7-o0
7-05

8-01
8-02
8-o0

9-01
9-02
9-01


9-04


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 cars.
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.


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)

OCTOBER 1954


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