Motive power and car equipment of class I steam railways in the United States

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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

6 II0I0IIK IIJl III INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-240 (OS-F)

BUREAU OF STATISTICS MAY 1941


MOTIVE POWER AND CAR EQUIPMENT OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)


FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1941 AND 1940


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service at close of month:
1-01. Number of coal-burning steam locomotives. . . . . . .
1-02. Number of oil-burning steam locomotives. . . . . . .
1-03. Number of electric locomotive units. ..... ................
1-04. Number of gasoline, gas-electric, and diesel locomotives ...........
1-05. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . .
1-06. Number serviceable (not stored). . . . . . . . .
1-07. Number serviceable stored. . . . . . . . . .
1-08. Number unserviceable. ........ ....................
2. Locomotives assigned to road freight service at close of month:
2-01. Number serviceable (not stored). . . . . . . . .
2-02. Number serviceable stored. . . . . . . . . .
2-03. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . .
2-04. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . .
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month:
3-01. Number serviceable (not stored). . . . . . . . .
3-02. Number serviceable stored. . . . . . . . . .
3-03. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . .
3-04. Total.... .......... ......................
4. Rail motorcars owned at close of month:
Electric motorcars,
4-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . .
4-02. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . .
4-03. Total. . . . . . . . . . . .
Other motorcars,
4-04. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . .
4-05. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . .
4-06. Total. . . . . . . . . . . .
Total motorcars,
4-07. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . .
4-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . .
4-09. Total. . . . . . . . . . . .
5. Freight cars on line at close of month:
Home cars,
5-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . .
5-02. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . .
5-03. Total. . . . . . . . . . . .
Foreign cars,
5-04. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . .
5-05. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . .
5-06. Total. . . . . . . . . . . .
All cars (home and foreign),
5-07. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . .
5-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . .
5-09. Total. . . . . . . . . . . .
6. Freight cars owned at close of month. . . . . . . . . .
7. Passenger-train cars owned at close of month:
7-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . . .
7-02. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . .
7-03. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . .


AVERAGES
8. Percent unserviceable of total locomotives at close of month:
8-01. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service ..
8-02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service. . .
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service ..
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motorcars at close of month:
9-01. Electric motorcars. . . . . . . .
9-02. Other motorcars. . ... .. ................
10. Percent unserviceable of freight cars on line at close of month:
10-01. Home cars. . . . . . . . .
10-02. Foreign cars. . . . . . . . .
10-03. All cars (home and foreign). . . . . .
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train cars.
12. Miles per locomotive day:
12-01. Serviceable road freight locomotives. . . .
12-02. All road freight locomotives. . . . . .
12-03. Serviceable road passenger locomotives. . . .
12-04. All road passenger locomotives. . . . .
13. Miles per motorcar-day:
13-01. Serviceable motorcars (all types). . . . .
13-02. All motorcars (all types). . . . . . .
14. Car-miles per freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight cars. . . . . . .
14-02. All freight cars. . . . . . . .
15. Net ton-miles per freight car-day. . . . . . .
16. Percent freight cars on line of freight cars owned. . . .
17. Percent home cars of total freight cars on line. . . . .


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


WESTERN DISTRICT


ITEM No.


POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


_______________ _______________ ______________ _______________ ______________ *1 *1 -


10 545
1 356
167
851
12 919
10 855
346
1 718

16 208
994
4 506
21 708

5 260
417
1 439
7 116


927 912
91 566
1 019 478
858 946
6 721
865 667

1 786 858
98 287
1 885 145
1 673 560

32 168
2 544
34 712


13.3
20.8
20.2
4.C
18.6

9.C
.8
5.2
7.3

117.9
85.7
193.1
140.9

99.9
92.1

41.0
it, :o

746
112.6
54.1


1940


194o


1940


1941


I 4 + 4 -


10 610
1 363
168
584
12 725
9 712
857
2 156

14 443
2 086
5 737
22 266

5 026
647
1 670
7 343


2 165
100
2 265

524
106
630

2 689
206
2 895

1 059 065
156 422
1 215 487
624 990
5 434
630 424

1 684 055
161 856
1 845 911
1 662 015

32 028
3 053
35 081


16.9
25.8
22.7
4.4
16.8

12.9
.9
8.8
8.7
106.7
69.0
188.5
129.1
101.4
93.8
37-5
34.5
3 .2

577
111.1
65.8


5 721
16
156
382
6 275
5 273
135
867

6 301
368
2 125
8 794

2 253
187
661
3 101

1 986
85
2 071
137
47
184

2 123
132
2 255


380 537
54 284
434 821
419 289
2 713
422 002

799 826
56 997
856 823
741 620
16 499
1 374
17 873


5 644
16
153
280
6093
4 552
428
1 113

5 390
806
2 869
9 065

2 119
290
810
3 219


79 645
2 074
81 719

24 752
87
24 839
104 397
2 161
106 558
130 646

774
43
817


384


384
322
26
36
738
102
135
975

156
18
20
194


88 461
3 354
91 815

21 390
77
21 467

109 851
3 431
113 282
127 425
727
46
773


1 608
29
82
1 719
1 532
20
167

2 691
60
544
3 295

944
79
222
1 245

135
5
140
40
6
46

175
11
186

102 561
9 935
112 496
111 763
960
112 723

214 324
10 895
225 219
217 388

3 908
357
4 265


1 615
30
4
47
1 696
1 444
41
211

2 534
206
646
3 386

898
97
244
1 239

131
9
140
44
3
47

175
12
187


2 818
1 311
11
387
4 527
3 701
170
656

6 426
500
1 734
8 660

1 895
145
541
2 581

23
23
313
60
373

336
60
396

365 169
25 273
390 442

303 142
2 961
306 103

668 311
28 234
696 545
583 906
10 987
770
11 757


2 967
1 317
11
257
4 552
3 394
362
796

5 781
972
2 087
8 840
1 853
242
596
2 691

43
10
53

328
59
387

371
69
440

401 550
40 890
442 440

214 963
2 560
217 523

616 513
43 450
659 963
578 212

10 967
923
11 U90


4 1- I I I -I I


13.8
24.2
21.3
4.1
25.5
12.:
6.7
7.7
117.9
81.9
187.1
132.7

88.6
82.7

37.6
35-0
666
115.5
50.7


18.
31.:
25.2

3.9
23.0

17.8
.6
11.6
9.1
1o9.4
64.7
185.2
121.8

90.3
84.9
31.4
27.8

113.8
63.8


7.0
10.7
7.9

9.1


2.0
5.3
110.9
81.6
174.8
153.7
155.


43.9
43.2
1,166
81.6
76.7


9.4
13.8
10.3


11.1


3.04
9i .0



96.3

133.1

179.9
179.9
43.4
42.0
1,087
88.9
81.0


9.7
16.5
17.8

3.6
13.0
8.8
8.9
4:.1
8.4
115.5
92.2
165.4
127.1

119.1
110.9

48.2
46.o
777
103.6
49.9


12.4
19.1
19.7
6.4
6.4

11.3
1.0
7.4
10.1
99.5
74.7
155-5
115.5
118.9
111.3
43.4
60.2
633
106.3
62.3


14.
20.6
21.0

16.1

6.5
1.0
4.1
6.5
119.6
87.5
215.9

1598.6
135.0
48.5
46.5
761
119.


17.
23.2
22.1
18.9
15.2
9.2
1.?
6.6
7.8

108.5
70.8
210.7
143 .8

153.7
130.3

41.9
39.1
55
116.
67.0


SOUTHERN DISTRICT


8-01
8-02
S-03

9-01
9-02
10-01
10-02
i0-03
11

12-01
12-02
12-03
12-04

13-01
13-02

14-01
14-02
15
16
17







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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-240 (OS-F)

BUREAU OF STATISTICS

MOTIVE POWER AND CAR EQUIPMENT OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 161 reports representing 171 steam railways

(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR FIVE MONTHS ENDED WITH MAY, 1941 AND 1940


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
ITEM UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT PCHNAREIN SUENRGO WESTERN DISTRICT
ITE1 POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM No.
_________________1941 1940 1941 194o 1941 191401941 1940 1941 1940


AGGREGATES *
1. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service at close of month:
1-01. Number of coal-burning steam locomotives .....
1-02. Number of oil-burning steam locomotives .....
1-03. Number of electric locomotive units. . . . .
1-04. Number of gasoline, gas-electric, and diesel locomotives.
1-05. Total. . . . . . . . . .
1-06. Number serviceable (not stored). . . . .
1-07. Number serviceable stored. . . . . .
1-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . . .
2. Locomotives assigned to road freight service at close of month:
2-01. Number serviceable (not stored). . . . .
2-02. Number serviceable stored. . . . . .
2-03. Number unserviceable. . . . . . .
2-04. Total. . . . . . . . . .
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month:
9-01. Number serviceable (not stored). . . . .
3-02. Number serviceable stored. . . . . .
3-03. Number unserviceable. . . . . . .
3-04. Total. . . . . . . . . .
4. Rail motorcars owned at close of month:
Electric motorcars,
4-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . .
4-02. Number unserviceable. . . . . .
4-03. Total. . . . . . . . .
Other motorcars,
4-04. Number serviceable. . . . . . .
4-05. Number unserviceable. . . . . .
4-06. Total. . . . . . . . .
Total motorcars,
4-07. Number serviceable. . . . . . .
4-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . .
4-09. Total. . . . . . . . .
5. Freight cars on line at close of month:
Home cars,
5-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . .
5-02. Number unserviceable. . . . . .
5-03. Total. . . . . . . . .
Foreign cars,
5-04. Number serviceable. . . . . . .
5-05. Number unserviceable. . . . . .
5-06. Total. . . . . . . . .
All cars (home and foreign),
5-07. Number serviceable. . . . . . .
5-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . .
5-09. Total. . . . . . . . .
6. Freight cars owned at close of month. . . . . . .
7. Passenger-train cars owned at close of month:
7-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . .
7-02. Number unserviceable. . . . . . .
7-03. Total. . . . . . . . . .


AVERAGES
8. Percent unserviceable of total locomotives at close of month:
8-01. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service. . . . . . .
8-02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service. . . . . . .
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service . . . . . .
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motorcars at close of month:
9-01. Electric motorcars. . . . . . . . . . . .
9-02. Other motorcars. . . . . . . . . . . .
10. Percent unserviceable of freight cars on line at close of month:
10-01. Home cars. . . . . . . . . . . . .
10-02. Foreign cars. . . . . . . . . . . . .
10-03. All cars (home and foreign). . . . . . . . . .
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train cars .. .........
12. Miles per locomotive day:
12-01. Serviceable road freight locomotives. . . . . . . .
12-02. All road freight locomotives. . . . . . . . . .
12-03. Serviceable road passenger locomotives. . . . . . . .
12-04. All road passenger locomotives. . . . . . . . .
13. Miles per motorcar-day:
13-01. Serviceable motorcars (all types). . . . . . . . .
13-02. All motorcars (all types). . . . . . . . . . .
14. Car-miles per freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight cars. . . . . . . . . ..
14-02. All freight cars. . . . . . . . . . . .
15. Net ton-miles per freight car-day ... .............. . ..........
16. Percent freight cars on line of freight cars owned . . . . . ....
17. Percent home cars of total freight cars on line. . . . . . . . .


10 580
1 357
169
801
12 907
10 656
417
1 834

15 652
1 225
4 923
21 800

5 222
417
1 536
7 175


2 129
118
2 247

513
104
617

2 642
222
2 864

970 479
100 054
1 070 533
793 965
6 189
b00 154

1 764 444
106243
1 b70 687
1 666 602

31 997
2 719
34 716


14.2
22.6
21.4



9.3


7.8
113.1
81.2
197.8
143.9

98.2
90.6

40.3
38.0
658
112.2
57.2


10 687
1 377
169
543
12 776
9 895
783
2 098
14 730
1 943
5 732
22 405

5 156
563
1 701
7 420


2 134
132
2 266

530
102
632

2 664
234
2 898

1 045 152
154 953
1 200 105

645 285
5 924
651 209

1 690 437
160 877
1 851 314
1 660 897
32 000
3 246
35 246


5 748
16
155
366
6 285
5 208
147
930

6 045
472
2 317
8 834

2 190
206
740
3 136

1 964
108
2 072

143
42
185
2 107
150
2 257

399 548
61 362
460 910

391 901
2 511
394 412

791 449
63 873
855 322
739 759

16 431
1 487
17 918


5 704
16
154
264
6 138
4 698
370
1 070

5 529
759
2 785
9 073

2 155
249
843
3 247

1 956
117
2 073

147
39
186
, 103
156
2 259


390


390
337
20
33

743
101
115
959
165
8
18
191





10
1
11

10
1
11

90 278
2 002
92 280

21 203
85
21 288
111 481
2 087
113 568
130 665

758
52
810


376


376
324
20
32

744
95
141
980
158
15
22
195





8
1
9

8
1
9

87 140
2 914
90 054

20 150
86
20 236

107 290
3 000
110 290
126 825

725
47
772


1 624
29
3
79
1 735
1 539
26
170

2 619
83
591
3 293

988
54
204
1 246

135
5
140

42
5
47

177
10
187

112 952
10 220
123 172
107 773
944
108 717

220 725
11 164
231 889
215 424

3 895
357
4 252


1 619
30
4
44
1 699
1 462
29
208

2 565
165
650
3 380

965
65
220
1 250

133
7
140
46
3
49

179
10
189

119 986
15 774
135 760
86 995
930
87 925

206 981
16 704
223 685
209 205

3 966
417
4 383


2 818
1 312
11
356
4 497
3 572
224
701

6 245
569
1 900
8 714

1 879
149
574
2 602

30
5
35

318
56
374

348
61
409


2 988
1 331
11
233
4 563
3 411
364
788

5 892
924
2 156
8 972

1 878
234
616
2 728

45
8
53
329
59
388

374
67
441

396 137
43 228
439 365

224 116
2 523
226 639

620 253
45 751
666 004
580 423

11 002
1 007
12 009


F t 1 1 1 I I I I I


16.4
25.6
22.9

.8
12:1

12.9
g:97
8:7
9.2

O106.0
69.
191.4
133.0

98.0
90.1

36.6
33.4
.555
l11.5
614.8


14.8
26.2
23.6
5.2
22.7

13.3

7.5
8.3

113.7
77.8
189.1
132.1

87.5
81.7

35.0
32.4
582
115.6
53.9


17.4
30.7
26.0

56
21. 0
17.4
.8
11.2
9.8

109.2
66.5
186.8
124.0

87.0
81.0

31.4
24.9
1146.
62.8


8.5
12.0
9.4

9.1

2.2
.4
1.8
6.4

95.5
74.0
183.6
158.6

144.
131.1
38.6
37.9
958
86.9
81.3


11.3

11.1

3:2
41:
2.7
6.1

94.2
71.5
168.0
136.1

180.2
160.2

40.6
39.2
1,016
87.0
81.7


9.8


3.6
o10.6

8.3
S.9I
4:98
8.4
109.8
87.4
183.1
145.2

118.4
112.0

45.6
43.4
728
107.6
53.1


12.2
19.2
17.6

2.1,

11.6
1.1
7.5
9.5
99.6
75.6
173.2
133.7
120.1
113.8

42.6
39.14
3Z-
632
106.9
60.7


15.6
21.8
22.1

14.3
15.0

6.7
1.0
4.3
7.0

116.0
83.2
216.7
156.5

151.9
129.2

45.4
43.4
680
115.4
58.8


1i-3
24.0
22.6

15.1
15.2
9.8
1.1
6.

107.3
70.5
208.0
143.2
147.6
125.1

40.2
37.5
550
111. 7
66.0


* CumlatTive figures shown in this statement represent averages of the number of units of equipment reported


at the close of eaoh month within the cumulative period. The averages are oomputed for eaoh railway separately and then totaled.

U S GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE : 1941-0-200899


1-01
1-02
1-03
1-04
1-05
1-06
1-07
1-08

2-01
2-02
2-03
2-04

3-01
3-02
3-03
3-04

4-01
4-02
4-03

4-04
4-05
4-06

4-07
4-08
4-09

5-01
5-02
5-03

5-04
5-05
5-06

5-07
5-08
5-09
6
7-01
-7-02
7-03


8-01
8-02
8-03

9-01
9-02

10-01
10-02
10-03
11

12-01
12-02
12-03
12-04

13-01
13-02
14-01
14-02
15
16
17


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