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
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Language:
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United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
Publisher:
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Place of Publication:
Washington, D.C.

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Notes

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.
Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.

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University of Florida
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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

Full Text
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

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3 1262 08584 1665

INTERSTATE COMMERCE, COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)
DECEMBER 1956


,, FUEL AND WER STATISTICS OF CLASS I RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 152 reports representing 157 railways

.^ FR (CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
., '-TO FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 1956 AND 1955


ITEM


UNITED STATES


$3 781755
520 27 6
32 219 90 6
2017 074
2186
17 468
38558 065

98158
1 394114
34144190
5100 76 8
3786

512380
5 712 937
205 054119
62 6286080
2275

34288
1174 542
71 820 81
61 465 84 3
1029 766
54 438 44 2
6 200

1147 930
19556
930 44 5
326 828 05 3

4 04215 8

$6130136
226 402
2 654033
32 959 83 4
841 214


AGGREGATES
1. Cost of fual and power ch aed to yardand train erric:l 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) ....
1-4. 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:
quantitie conmued in yard witching service (Accounts 382, 383. and 34),
2-01. Coal by steam locomotives (net tons). . .
2-02. Fuel oil by steam locomotives (gallons) .
2-03. Diesel fuel (gallons)..................
2-0 Electric current (kilowatt-hours)... ..
2-05. Gasoline (gallons) . .
quanties oono med in road freight serrce (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) . .
Qoanttits consumed in road passenger service (Accounts 39 395. 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) .
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-. Electric current purchased and produced(kilowatt-hour
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. Avrage cost of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: */
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases) .....
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) ..
5-. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons)......
5-04. Diesel fuel per gallon . ......
5-0. 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 g line (gasoline and ga-electric locomotive) 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. uel and power consumed per passenger-train car-ail 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)... ..


$5 604 7 73
1 364 947
30 374 842
2144 975
2 880
27 09 7
39 519 514

144 614
2 864 822
34 170 350
5 917 159
9025

803 823
19 856 265
201 294 950
63 941 293
2533

96 613
4 027 565
76 066 527
66 406 374
872 210
62 099 332
6 909
1682 011
47 142
1448 940
316 783 400

3 982 626

$8015 208
437 7 5 5
3 326 016
30 043 621
779 186


$4.77
$9.29
$2.30
9.480

19.56%

$5.36
$2.14
9.72%
1.081%
15.60W
964
62.70
8.18
126
7.52

117
9.33
1.77
28.36

21.9
1.04
0.33
4.03


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDING
POCAHONTAS REGION


-I *4I ,I


1955


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


+ I I t I t I


1 583 10 7
3350
10 956 071
1 774 201
158
1252
14 320 139

46 456
46 145
16 047 294
4 859 132
771

200 4 1

59 459 147
40 054 3 9 5

11 818
20 913 992
59 189 852
763397
49 730 351

528 04 5
4235
236 869
103153395

1569 07 5

$2 906 36 8
61401
872 758
11036 588

353 592


$2 310 663
3694
10 454 12 7
1874458
237
3138
14 646 317

73 623
58 556
16061 302
5 585 597
1 186

301 271

60 104 381
41140723

51 739

23 130082
63 557 88 9
614 035
56 672 702

800 483
12 159
269 364
100 615 716

1416 991

$3 848 282
127 225
911690
10 130 336

300 555


$1152 726
1519 707
55 515
83
2 728 031

19 855

1487159


151484
10 910 482
11 943 672

20 59 5

1 445 388

7 910


254097

844
14 458 217

169 414

$ 472173

3975
1541023
27 802


$1463059

1 151 260
46739

106
2 661 164

25 243

1 382 52 5


208023
8 607 423
10 535 188

22 801

1 599 14 9

8 390


324 617

2 528
12 675 738
174 960

$1742750

10133
1278710

26 094


$2 735 833
3350
12 477 778
1 829 71 6
158
1335
17 046 170

66311
46 145
17 534 45 3
4 859 13 2
771

352125

70 369 629
51 998 06 7

32 413

22 359380
59189 852
771307
49 730 351

78214 2
4235
237 713
117 611 l 12

1738489

$4 376 541
61 401
876 733
12 577 oll

381394


$3 773722
3 694
11 605 387
1 921197
237
3 244
17 307 481

99066
58556
17 44382 7
5 585 597
1186

509294
68 711 804
51 675 911

74540

24 729 231
63 557 88 9
622425
56 672702

1125 100
12 159
271892
113 291 454

1591951

$5 591032
127 225
921 823
11409046

326 649


$363204
6477
5 06009 6
76156

268
5 506 201

9740
95 80 7
4 715 512
8280

74161

30 747 287


1261

12 631730

10 881
4 708 091

129179
591
24068
49 815 437

604 858

$5750 63
18 114
92 941
5172 53 5
155 06


5707 707
580
5029 908
87784

1279
5 827 258

13 207
10 113
4 767 203
5 640

146 48 8

30 849 218


1 621
13 751233

12 761
5 426 630

192 862
691
26 840
43 035 242

615 16 9
$828670
20 0.32
100 04 7
4 340741

144 820


$682 71
510 449
14 682 032
111 20 2
2028
15 865
16 004 294

2210 7
1252162
11 894 225
233356
3017

86094
5 712 937
103 937 203
10 630 01 3
2275

614
1174 542
36 829 708
2 275 991
247 576

6 200
236 609
14 730
668 664
159 401 O04

1 698 811

$1176 532
146 887
1684359
15 209 888

304 758


$1 123 344
1 360 673
13 739 547
135 994
2643
22574
16 384 775

32 541
2 796 153
11 959 320
325 922
7839

148 041
19 856 265
101 733 92 6
12 265 382
2533

20 452
4 027 565
37 586 063
2 848 485
237 024

6909
364049
34 292
1150 208
160456704
1775 506

$1 595 506
290 49 8
2 304146
14 294 034

307 717


__ 4 F + -I F I t I


$5.50
$14.50
$3.68
10.70%

22.540

$6.11
$3.05
11.28%
1.1530
20.49%

979
26.34
8.18
311
3.54

122

1.66
23.46
20.8

0.30
3.78


$4.81
$10.46
$3.38
10.07e

21.214

$5.41
$2.65
10.46%
1.123%
19.98%

929
28.89
8.14
124
5.22

127

1.74
25.21

19.7

0.32
3.99


$5.79
S4.71
10.664

16.410

$6.01
10.970
0.465%

766

8.58



83
1.43
37.58
17.9

0.32


$5.37
$4.01
13.090
14.91%


$5.71
990
0o.

828

8.09



91

1.40
37.31
18.5

0.35


$5.60
$14.50
$3.69
10.690

21.94%

6.07
3.05
11. 24%
1.10o4%
20.490

903
26.34
8.21

3.54

102

1.62
25.68
18.8

0.30
3.78


$4.97
$10.46
$3.39
10.070

20.520

5.53
2.65
10.41%
1.082%
19.98%

901
28.89
8 13
124
5.22

109

1.69
27.00

19.3

0.32
3.99


I I I I I L I


/ 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.
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
$30.65
$3.86
10.380

25.64%

4.26
2.84
10.520
1.615%


1,087
99.70
9.21
276


121

1.70

14.4

0.31


$4.30
$28.99
$3.73
13.09%

23.54

$4.39
$2.41
10.190
1.616%


1,098
63.60
8.99
141


115
1.76
-. 7


13.4
0.34


$4.97
$9.97
$2.52
9.54%

17.94%

6.27
2.63
9.60%
0.846%
17.65%

1,186
74.54
7.95
194
3.24

134
8.09
1.80
31.75
24.6
0.97
0.33
4.76


./ 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 care.
SIncludes gasoline consumed per yard-switching hour by gasoline rail motor care.
Effective January 1, 1951, carriers are not required to report electric current, purcl


$4.38
$8.47
$2.00
8.91%

17.33;

5.5?
2.14
9.07%
0.881%
15.29%

1,150
64.27
7.97
201
8.06


157
9.33
1.82
36.02
48.1
1.04
0.34
5.39


chased and produced.


ITEM
NO.


1-01
1-02
1-0
1-o4
1-05

2-01
1-07


2-01
2-02
2-03
2-09
2-05


2-11
2-07
2-08
2-09

2-10
2-11
2-12
2-1o
2-15
2-16
2-17

3-01
3-02
3-0
3-04


4-01
4-02

4-06
4-05
4-o6


5-01
5-02




6-01
5-2



6-05

7-01
7-02

7-05
6-01
7-05



7-01
8-02
7-0
8-01


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


i


$5.34
$11.58
$2.85
10.08e

20.81%

$5.86
$2.64
10.330
1.098%
17.830

972
71.45
8.24
115
3.30

108
8.09
1.72
26.54

18.7
0.97
0.32
3.81


1955


1956








Pa-e 2


EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT O
POCAHONTAS REGION
1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955


I I ~ 1 1 t t 1 4- I


$48 102 355
9 677 714
366 111 261
24 025 208
34 554
176 311
448 125 403

1 316 657
24 104185
385 002 254
58 435 817
43 962

6 560 o93
137 926 251
2 389 736 826
810 892 229
28 983

553 700
17 667 228
806 474 408
673 031 743
10 657 048
590 325 147
141 218

12 606 670
313 811
10 713 206
3 706 158 468

4d 875 749

053 414 287
2 994 368
26 744 824
367 683 318

9 997 726


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 39 .
1-02. Fuel oil for steam locomotives (Accounts 382 and 394)
1-03. Diesel fuel (Accounts 382 and 394). . .
1-09. Electric current (Accounts 38 384, 395, and 396). .
1-05. Gasoline (Accounts 82 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 314),
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) . . .
QCantities 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) / .
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) . .
-0. Diesel fuel purchased (gallons) .. ............ .
3-0. 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... . .
-04. Diesel fuel purchased ......... ......
4-05. Electric current purchased and produced .. ....
4-06. Gasoline purchased # . . .
AVERAGES
5. Average coat of all fuel and power at point of purchase and production: /
5-01. Coal per net ton (mine purchases). .....
5-02. Coal per net ton (other purchases) . .
5-03. Fuel oil per barrel (42 gallons) . .
5-0. 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) / .
7-05. Gallons of gasoline gasolinee and gas-electric locomotives) 6/
S. 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) .
9-0. Gallons of diesel fuel (diesel locomotives) .
8-0. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) ...
9. Pol oad power conmd per pasemer-trin cer-mile road passenger service:
9-01. Pounds of coal (steam locomotives) . .
9-02. Gallons of fuel oil teamm locomotives) .
9-03. Gallons of desel fuel fueldiesel locomotives) .
9-04. Kilowatt-hours (electric locomotives) . .


$59 715 061
16 946 969
335 029 838
23 650395
57 399
239 628
435 637 290


1 569 344
38 149 815
362 690 187
61 170007
82 060

8 594 078
270 560 297
2 243 981 607
613 145 075
37 080

1063 775
47 126 799
799175 472
661 696 555
9 222 12 6
568 854 376
228 700

15 433 73 8
452 433
14 667 172
3 527 274 370

47 623 999

$71 741926
3 886 933
31318 443
333 923 992

9 286 244


$20 493 297
436 530
122 673 572
21 071 205
2 204
21 698
164 698 506


636 491
511783
177 358 644
54 715 902
10 614

2 712 167
4 839 478
678 490 989
531 921 971

263 591

244 647 790
644 782 981
7 266 906
540 335 428

6 054 602
84 806
2 364 523
1178 778 955

18 952 153

$30 442 306
964 910
8 380 504
123 939 939

4 119 751


$24 665 408
38 404
110 667 748
20 845 174
5 928
38 182
156 260 844

777 576
654 798
163 666 810
57 250 881
12 284
3 232140

642 880135
553 251572

581676

240 532 119
629 597 81 9
5 850 41 9
536 544 528
24 498

6 995 054
151 261
2 192 333
1126 183 455

17 891 941

$32 705165
1 3 75 22 8
6 962 802
111 529 904

3 724614


$13 549 215

15 943 742
597 295

882
30 091134

257148

16 415 678


1889194

115 546 933
131 228 621

210 267

16 132 876

102 128


2 959 624

24 638
157 384 615

2 453 998

$16 295 737

97 714
16 517 580

386 783


$13 411504
12 819 539
474 545

967
26 706 555

243 244

14 382141


1976 713

92 868 781
106 006 104

232 920

16 551383

99 946


3 019 604

24 237
128 437 450

2 267 122

$15 803 164

89 442
12 943 572

346 505


$34 042 512
436 530
138 617 314
21 668 500
2 04
22 580
194 789 040

893 639
511783
193 774 322
54 715 902
10 814

4 601 361
4 839 478
794 037 922
663 150 592

473 658

260 780 666
644 782 981
7 369 034
540 335 428

9 014 226
84 800
2 389 161
1 336 163 570

21 400 151

$46 738 043
964 910
8 478 218
140 457 519

4 506 534


$38 076 912
38 404
123 487 287
21 319 71 9
5 928
39 149
182 967 399

1020 820
654 798
178 048 951
57 250 881
12 284
5 208 853

735 748 916
659 257 676


8145 9 6
257 083 502
629 597 81 9
5 950365
536 544 52 8
24 498

10 014 658
151261
2 216 570
1 254 620 905

20 159 063

$48 508 32 9
1 375 228
7 052244
124 473 476

4 071119


$4 446 322
24 114
57 791 827
859249

4 264
63125 776

105 237
405 284
55 363 370
74760

893 620
355 840 308


17 133
141 424 884

147 259
49 989 719


1 316 551
2049
241234
554 736 053

7 949 844

$5 640 821
24 616
907 524
57 039 429

1 948 298


$7 414 02
5 911
52 977 661
691561

13 994
61303152

127179
107 291
51837 907
63 000

1 531983

328 983 045


18 611
137 520 117

155 812
52 309 848

1 945 604
2188
203 147
523 427 692

7 324 651

$8 173 509
26 345
7515326
51 971222

1715083


I f 1 1 t t t


$4.65
$8.59
$2.11
9.474

19.504

5.32
2.00
9.81%
1.122%
16.50e

879
59.53
7.69
110
4.98

101
8.83
1.68
27.07

22.2
0.97
0.32
3.66


$5.03
$11.38
$3.54
10.514

21.74d

$5.67
$3.43
11.07%
1.189%
20.38%

939
23.23
7.77
111
4.51

114
5.71
1.61
24.20

22.5

0.30
3.72


$4.68
$9.09
83.18
9.904

20.82%

$5.37
$2.46
10.514
1.173%
16.12%

861
26.64
7.45
106
4.60

110

1.62
24.63

20.7

0.30
3.62


$5.51

$3.97
10.50o

15.76e

$5.75
10.764
0.4550

768

7.97



78
1-3
1.34
36.64

17.6

0.33


$5.23

$3.69
10.080

15.28%

$5.47
10.35%
0.4484


738

7.72



75

1.32
35.32

18.7

0.33


$5.18
$11.38
$3.55
10.51%

21.050

5.70
3.43
11.040
1.139%
20.38%
882
23.23
7.79
111
4.51


96
5.71
1.56
25.95
20.0

0.30
3.72


$4.84
$9.09
$3.18
9.920

20.190

$5.41
$2.46
10.490
1.132%
16.12%

828
26.64
7.48
106
4.60


94

1.58
25.89
20.0

-
0.30
3.62


$4.28
$12.01
$3.76
10.28%

24.51%

$4.38
$2.50
10.454
1.716%


1,033
100.89
9.08
194


111

1.67


15.5

0.33


$4.20
$12.04
$3.70
9.93!

23.42

$4.42
$2.31
10.22%
1.702%

1,006
81.96
8.82
143


102

1.70

14.3

0.33


$9 613 521
9 217 07C
169 702120
1 495459
32 350
149467
190 209 987

317 781
23 187 118
135 864 562
3 645155
33 148
1 065 712
133 086 773
1239 858 596
147 741 637
28 983

62 709
17 667 228
404 268 858
28 248 762
3 140 755

141 218

2 276 093
226 956
8 082 811
1 815 258 845

19 519754

$11 035423
2 004 862
17 359082
170186 370

3 542 894


4.85
8.83
$2.15
9.380
18.15%

$6.65
$2.23
9.52%
0.832%
15.91%

1,091
64.47
7.62
192
2.94

118
8.41
1.76
33.39
38.8
1.11
0.33
4.73


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/ 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.
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.


$14 222124
16 902 654
158 564 890
1639115
51471
186 485
191566 739


421345
37 387 726
132 803 329
3 856126
69 796

1 853242
270 560 297
1179249 646
153 885 399
37 080

230 568
47 126 799
404 571 853
32 098 736
3115 949

204 202

3 473 476
298 984
12 447 455
1749 225 773

20 140 285

$15 060088
2 485 360
23 514 873
157 479 294

3 500 04 2


$4.34
$8.31
$1.89
9.00o

17.38

15.68
22.00
9.22%
0.863
16.550

991
60.80
7.61
207
5.06

128
8.8
1.74
33.59

39.1
0.97
0.33
4.67


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 care.
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.


1-01
1-02
1-0
1- 0
1-05

1-07

2-01
2-02
2-03
2-04
2-05
2-06
2-07
2-08
2-09
2-10

2-11
2-12
2-1
2-14
2-15
2-16
2-17

3-01
3-02




4-01
4-02
4-0o
4-o
4-06
4-o6


5-01
5-02




6-0O
5-01

5-02

6-ol




6-01
7-02

7-g4
6-0
6-05



7-01
7-02
7-05

8-01




9-02
9-03
9-04


GPO 921 111


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


FUEL AND POWER STATISTICS OF CLASS I RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 152 reports representing 157 railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1956 AND 1955


Statement No. M-230 (OS-E)


$5.03
$9.54
$2.50
9.92e

20.464

$5.71
$2.26
10.194
1.1264
16.13%

936
62.50
7.89
114
3.21

101
8.27
1.67
27.04

21.0
1.11
0.32
3.75


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