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

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Title:
Fuel and power statistics of class I steam railways in the United States
Series Title:
Statement ;
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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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Locomotives -- Fuel consumption -- Periodicals   ( lcsh )
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statistics   ( marcgt )
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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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All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
oclc - 18539703
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ddc - 385.0973 fU56fu
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AA00016094:00073

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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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


3 1262 08584 1194


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OP TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


at No. M-230 (OS-E)

WUARY 1955


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 JANUARY 1955 AND 1954


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fuel and over 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 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 consumed in yard witching 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) . .
0antties consumed in road freight service (Account 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) ..................
oantitoes 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 tone)
3-03. Fuel oil purchased (barrels) .
3-04. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. . .
3-05. Electric current purchased and produced(kilowatt-hours)t
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 .
4-3. Fuel oil purchased. . .........
4-04. Diesel fuel purchased .............
4-0 Electric current purchased and prouced.. .......
4-06. Gasoline purchased. . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average cost 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) 6j
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 paseenger-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). .


4 663 465
1 173 24 5
28 395 222
2 115 54
6897
18 75
36 373136

118 759
3 005 221
30 219 127
5 583 227
7061

681 546
16 724 332
183 461 86
65 836 549
1790
102 33 5
4 076 353
72 885 777
61 497 21 3
668041
58 269310
27 850

1338340
36 222
S1171 795
290 683136

3707239
$6 057 532
319 864
2 555 654
28 248233
723152


$4.53
$8.83
2.18
9.72%

19.510

15-17
22.07
9.890
1.107%
18.79e

952
65.03
8.18
143
4.62

114
11.16
1.75
28.17
24.2
1.06
0.34
3.81


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDING
POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


S1955 19 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954


$7 857 000
2 315 547
27 152 100
2173 921
11 697
29 345
39 539 610

189 538
4 233 457
28 023 181
6 106 214
9021
1092132
32 771 106
165 096 538
57 908 098
2597
183 303
10 511 514
71862 716
66 945 054
745 931
57 628 070
50 600

1973 652
42 574
1 627 048
260 738 930

5 961087

$9506632
395 405
3 409 464
25 663 584
765117


.42 008121
2 982
9 563 462
1 859 663
412
4446
13 439 086

61 546
53298
13 676 010
5 284 55 8
1079

239 466

53 563 394
44 761020

60145

22 117 90 5
58 281 66 7
363146
53 166139
1391
620 757
12 079
238 564
95 946 549

1 333 94 8

$2 938 54 8
122 11 1
733 23 8
9 786 422

281 629


$3 204 118
2 856
9 261 036
1 921770
1482
8458
.14 399 720

102 859
53 310
12404 673
5 763 814
1798

346 154

50 595 770
39034 080

106754

21842 703
63 097 10 9
344 764
52 325 324
8012

912 292
14 950
213 194
86 839 333

1549 741

$4 532 465
151 381
647 660
8838188

517 149


$1048 55 5
1083 637
38 259
128
2170 579

17 424

1 160 212


155 566
7 513 565
9158 719

21261

1535 641
9668


258344

3274
9 435 832
176 027

$1331594

13 416
984 923
25 851


$1 209 372
935 19 8
41 027
78
2185 675

22 282
924 050


161423
6 301 563
8 900 28 5

22 435

1557 325

9 264


272 702
5
3761
6 754 648

141 883

*1 499 131
62
13 014
719 576

22 045


$3 056 676
2982
10 647099
1 897 922
41 2
4574
15 609 66 5

78 970
53298
14 836 222
5 284 55
1079

395032
61076 959
53 919 739

81 406

23 653 546
58 281 667
372 814
53166139
1391

879 101
12 079
241 83 8
105 382 381

1 509 975
$4 270142
122 111
746 654
10 77134 5

307480


$4413 490
2856
10 196 234
1962 797
1482
8536
16 585 395

125 141
53 310
13 328 723
5 763 814
1798
507 577

56 897 333
47 934 365

129 189
23 400 026
63 097 10 9
354 028
,52 325 324
8012

1184 994
14 955
216955
93 593 981

1691624
$6 031596
151 442
660 674
9557 764

339 194


$703 82
597
4 680 866
82 218

941
5 468 450

10 759
10044
4 321 621


144 434

27 712 672


1 940

13 425 749
14 533
5 103171

175 582
273
25 609
47 220 65 6

614 501

$729 406
1254
112 759
4795224
141740


$1159 987
451016
4 539 339
78 584

2 939
5 825 865

14 474
393 006
4 216 650


233 587
494 660
25 561 81


6853

13 336 587
73 615
5 302 746

298 883
407
43 867
41 307 562

520 317

$1 294 98 5
1653
123 065
4 254 456
122 119


$902
1169
13 067
135
6
15
15 295


29030
2 941879
11061284
298 669
5982

142080
16 724 333
94 672 23 2
11916 810
1790

18 989
4 0763 5 3
35 806482
3 215 546
280 694

26 459

283657
23 870
904348
138 080 099

1582763

$1 057 984
196 499
1696 241
12 681 664

273 932


$2 283 523
2 267 675
12 416 527
132 540
10 215
17 870
17 128 350

49 923
3 787 141
10 477 808
342 400
7223

350 968
32 276 446
82 637 387
9 973 733
2597
47 261
10 511 514
35 126 101
3 847 945
318 288
42 588

489 776
27 212
1 366 226
125 837 387

1749146

$2 180 051
242 309
2 625 725
11851364

303 804


I I + + + + -4- 4 + i


4.82
9.29
2.10
9.84%

19.320


15.36
2.05.
10.220
1.153%
18.800

976
74.08
7.81
130
6.22

128
10.57
1.75
28.26
24.1
1.17
0.33
4.02


$4.73
$10.11
$3.07
10.20%

21.110


$5.56
2.35
lo0.66
1.1520
16.68%

982
27.00
8.14
140
4.53


123

1.73
25.78
23.6

0.32
3.77


$4.97
$10.13
$3.04
10.18

20.46%


$5.77
$2.25
10.87?
1.1991
15.11%

974
30.00
7.51
127
6.07


136
1.74
25.19
22.1

0.32
3.98


$5.15
$4.10
10.44%
14.690

$5.40
10.60O
0.4180

711
8.45



84

1.49
36.73
19.8

0.35


$5.50
$12.40
$3.46
10.650

15.54%

$5.87
10.64%
0.4610


793
7.85



93
1.46
39.90
19.3

0.33


$4.86
$10.11
$3.09
10.22%

20.360


5.50
12.35.
10.65%
1.112%
16.684

906
27.00
8.16
140
4.53

104

1.69
27.15
22.5

0.32
3.77


$5.09
$10.13
$3.05
10.210

20.05%

$5.79
62.25%
10.854
1.161%
15.11%

936
30.00
7.53
127
6.07

118

1.70
27.04
21.5

0.32
3.98


$4.15
$4.40
10.150

23.07%


-2.50.
10.29%
1.611%

1,038
251.10
8.90



111

1.74

15.9

0.33


r4.33,
44.06
$2.81
10.30%

23.47%


$4.55
2.13.
10.51V
1.482%

1,040
87.84
8.76



114
11.95
1.81

17.4

0.31


$3-73
$8.23
$1.88
9.180

17.31


$2.07
9.210
0.877%
18.94W

1,069
66.56
7.97
223
4.64

167
11.16
1.79
33.92
39.7
1.06
0.35
4.59


__ __ __ __ __ i. __ L __ L __ L __ __ L L _ 1 _


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.


4.45
8.90
1.92
9.42%

17.37%

(5.10
$2.04
9.660
0.936%
19.49%

1,069
74.41
7.83
211
6.26

161
10.55
1.77
36.09
39.2
1.17
0.35
4.71


6-01
6-02
6-o5
6-o4
6-05

7-01
7-02
7-05
7-01
7-05

8-01
8-02
8-03
8-04

9-01
9-02
9-o
9-04


/ 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 care.
Effective January 1, 1951, carriers are not required to report electric current, purchased and produced.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1955 0 310317 (9)


UNITED STATES