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

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BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATInTICS


Statement No. M-240 (OS-F)
APRIL 1950


MOTIVE POWER AND CAR EQUIPMENT OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 169 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL 1950 AND 1949


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
ITEMUNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT PCHNAREIN SU ENRGO WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM No.

________________________________________________ 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
1. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service at close of month: $
1-01. Number of steam locomotives . . 7314 8899 3196 4210 466 538 1175 1 320 2477 2 831 1-01
1-02. Number of diesel-eleotric locomotives . 5046 4052 2447 1 922 130 40 562 450 1 907 1640 1-02
1-03. Number of electric locomotives. . 179 173 158 159 2 14 1-03
1-04. Number of other locomotives . 1..6 16 7 8 9 8 1-04
1-05. Total . . . ... 12555 13 140 5808 6299 596 578 1737 1770 4414 4 493 1-05
1-06. Number serviceable (not stored) . 10480 11189 4789 5 280 461 508 1555 1571 3675 3 830 1-0
1-07. Number serviceable stored . . 610 709 245 387 56 28 44 61 265 233 1-07
1-08. Number unserviceable. . . 1465 1242 774 632 79 42 138 138 474 430 1-08
2. Locomotives assigned to road freight service at close of month: 0
2-01. Number of steam locomotives . . 16267 18140 5814 6608 1108 1106 2631 2 977 6714 7449 2-01
2-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . 2 720 1 801 862 612 66 22 592 387 1 200 780 2-02
2-03. Number of electric locomotives. . 280 292 203 208 32 32 45 52 2-03
2-04. Number of other locomotives . 3.. 2 3 2 2-0
2-05. Total . . . .. 19270 20 235 6879 7428 1206 1160 3223 3 364 7962 8283 2-05
2-00. Number serviceable (not stored) . 13778 14958 4893 5455 879 904 2518 2647 5488 5 952 2-0
2-07. Number serviceable stored . . 1420 1 982 287 683 78 68 137 238 918 993 2-07
2-08. Number unserviceable. . . 4072 3295 1699 1 290 249 188 568 479 1556 1 338 2-08
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month: 0
3-01. Number of steam locomotives . . 3875 4463 1782 197 163 201 505 636 1425 1655 3-01
3-02. Number of dieeel-electrlo locomotives . .. 1086 879 372 293 18 12 268 241 428 333 3-02
3-03. Number of electric locomotives. . 273 278 253 257 20 21 3-0
3-04. Number of other locomotives . .. 3 3 3 3 -3-0
3-05. Total . ... .. . 5237 5623 2407 2521 184 216 773 877 1873 2009 3-05
3-06. Number serviceable (not stored) . ..3894 4405 1756 1 936 126 175 608 710 1404 1564 3-06
3-07. Number serviceable stored . . 332 324 137 123 20 19 34 53 141 129 3-07
3-08. Number unserviceable. .. . . 1..011 894 514 462 38 22 131 114 328 296 3-08
4. Motorcars owned at close of month:
4-01. Number serviceable. . . 2356 2406 2001 2 040 5 5 159 162 191 199 4-01
4-02. Number unserviceable. . . 203 197 136 133 1 3 9 6 57 55 4-02
4-03. Total .......... ............................ 2 559 2 603 2137 2 173 6 8 168 168 248 254 4-03
5. Freight cars on line at close of month:
Home cars,
5-01. Number serviceable . . 716971 901661 235952 361 716 82057 101139 100242 117 180 298 720 321626 5-01
5-02. Number unserviceable . . 121 207 93 617 78098 57540 8372 5 354 12 220 8318 22 517 22 405 5-02
5-03. Total. . . . 838 178 995 278 314050 419 256 90429 106 493 112 462 125 498 321 237 344031 5-03
Foreign cars,
5-04. Number serviceable . . 1072 976 956693 498001 435 735 38 310 35 294 147 997 132 868 388 668 352 796 5-04
5-05. Number unserviceable . ......8552 6326 3291 2191 180 190 1295 825 3786 3120 5-0
5-0. Total . . ..... 1081528 963 019 501292 437 926 38490 35 484 149 292 133 693 392 454 355 916 5-O
All cars (home and foreign),
5-07. Number serviceable . . 1789947 1858354 733953 797451 120367 136433 248239 250 048 687388 674 422 5-07
5-08. Number unserviceable . . 129759 99943 81389 59731 8552 5544 13515 9143 26303 25 525 5-08
5-09. Total. ....... ........................... 1919706 1958 297 815342 857182 128919 141977 261754 259191 713691 699947 5-09
6. Freight cars owned at close of month ..... ................. 1744031 1779 326 717875 747473 162 221 168732 260256 261921 603679 601 200
7. Passenger-train cars owned at close of month:
7-01. Number serviceable. . . 34132 34 802 17175 17702 1036 1067 4267 4180 11 654 11 853 7-01
7-02. Number unserviceable. . . 3000 2 655 2010 1750 31 28 300 284 659 593 7-02
7-03. Total . . . 37 132 37457 19185 19452 1067 1095 4567 4464 12 313 12446 7-03
AVERAGES -
8. Percent unserviceable of total locomotives at close of month:
8-01. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service. 11.7 9.5 13.3 10.0 13.3 7.3 7.9 7.8 10.7 9.6 8-01
8.02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service. . 21.1 16.3 24.7 17.4 20.6 .2 17.6 14.2 19.5 16.2 8-02
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service. 19.3 15.9 21.4 18.3 20.7 10.2 16.9 13.0 17.5 14.7 8-03
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motor cars at close of month 7.9 7.6 6.4 6.1 16.7 37.5 5-4 3.6 23.0 21.7 9
10. Percent unserviceable of freight care on line at close of month:
10-01. Home care . . . 14.5 9.4 24.9 13.7 9.3 5.0 10.9 6.6 7.0 6.5 10-01
10-02. Foreign cars. ........... ........................ .8 .7 .7 .5 .5 .5 .9 .6 1.0 .9 10-02
10-03. All cars (home and foreign) ..... ................. .6.8 5.1 10.0 7.0 6.6 3.9 5.2 3.5 3.7 3.6 10-03
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train oars. 8.1 7.1 10.5 9.0 2.9 2.6 .6 6.4 54 4.8 11
12. Miles per locomotive-day:
12-01. Serviceable road freight locomotives. . 119.5 113.1 117.2 108.0 108.1 114.7 109.7 108.6 128.0 119.3 12-01
12-02. All road freight locomotives. . . 85.7 83.7 83.9 78.6 80.2 86.1 86.4 85.1 87.7 87.3 12-02
12-03. Serviceable road passenger locomotives . 237.5 227,6 201.1 1997 208.1 186.4 237.2 215.2 285.7 270.7 12-03
12-04. All road passenger locomotives . ..... .177.2 178.0 147.1 154.4 142.0 148.3 188.2 174.5 214.8 212.5 12-04
13. Miles per motor car-day:
13-01. Bervicable motorcars.. . . 101.3 108.2 96.9 102.2 113.6 116.9 104.6 115.3 144.3 163.3 13-01
13-02. All motorcars . . . 93.7 100.2 91.2 96.0 94.7 73.1 99.6 111.9 111.2 129.4 13-02
14. Car-miles per freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight cares. . . 46.2 43.5 37.5 34.2 52.5 45.S 49.0 47.0 53.2 52.5 14-01
14-02. All freight oars. ....... ....................... 43.0 41.3 33.6 31.8 490 44.1 46.6 45.4 51.3 50.7 14-02
15. Net ton-miles per freight car-day. ..... ................... .868 855 708 651 1,297 1,210 952 886 944 979 15
16. Percent freight cars on line of freight cars owned . 110.1 110.1 113.6 114.7 79.5 84.1 100.6 9.0 118.2 116.4 16
17. Percent home oars of total freight cars on line. . 43.7 50.8 38.5 48.9 70.1 75.0 43.0 8.4 45.0 49.2 17

SReturns for diesel electric and electric locomotives represent the number of locomotives, i.e. any combination of locomotive units operated under a single control at the close of each month,


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU Of TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STrATISTICS


Statement No. M-240 (OS-F)


MOTIVE POWER AND CAR EQUIPMENT OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 160 reports representing 169 steam railways

(CLASS 1 SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR FOUR MONTHS ENDED WITH APRIL 1950 AND 1949


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM jSTEETNI C POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT ITEM No.

AGETE1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 f 1949
AGGREGATES*


1. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service at close
1-01. Number of steam locomotives . .
1-02. Number of diesel-eleotric locomotives .
1-03. Number of electric locomotives. .
1-04. Number of other locomotives . .
1-05. Tota ................... .
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
2-01. Number of steam locomotives . .
2-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives .
2-03. Number of electric locomotives. .
2-04. Number of other locomotives . .
2-05. Total . . .
2-06. Number serviceable (not stored) .
2-07. Number serviceable stored . .
2-06. Number unserviceable ...............
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close <
3-01. Number of steam locomotives ... ...........
3-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives ......
3-03. Number of electric locomotives. .
3-04. Number of other locomotives .. ..
3-05. Total ... ............ .......
3-06. Number serviceable (not stored) .
3-07. Number serviceable stored . .
3-0O. Number unserviceable. . .
4. Motorcars owned at close of month:
4-01. Number serviceable. . .. ..
4-02. Number unserviceable. . .
4-03. 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 . . .


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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 motor care at close of month .. ..
10. Percent unserviceable of freight cars on line at close of month:
10-01. Home cars . . . .
10-02. Foreign oars. ......... ............. .........
10-03. All cars (home and foreign) ...... ..................
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train oars..
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 motor car-day:
13-01. Servicable motorcars .. . . .
13-02. All motorcars . . .
14. Car-miles per freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight oars. . . .
14-02. All freight oars. . . .
IN. Net ton-miles per freight car-day. . . .
16. Percent freight oars on line of freight cars owned . .
17. Percent home cars of total freight care on line. . .


7496
4871
175
16
12 558
10 330
782
1446

16616
2593
285
3
19497
1i3 631
1767
4099

3936
1056
272
3
5267
3861
413
993
2365
195
2560

782 355
128 262
910 617
996 954
8540
1 0054 94

1 779309
136 802
1 916 111
1 751040

34 272
2 960
37 23 2


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21.0

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114.8
80.3
231.0
169.3

101.4
93.7
42.0
39.0
778
109.4-
47.5


9095
3 899
171
16
13 181
112I96
642
1243

18 377
1748
289
2
20416
15 347
1772
3297

4579
834
284
3
5 700
4516
293
891

2411
197
2 608

878607
87 786
96639 3

977 019
7628
984 64 7

1 855 626
95 414
1 951040
1 773 717

34 857
2614
37 471


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16.1
15.6
7.6
9.1
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4.9
7.0
112.2
84.
225.4
178.6

107.0
95.9
42.0
40.0
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195
110.0
49.5


3350
2 346
157
7
5 860
4738
354
768

5 984
844
205

7033
4 801
518
1714

1809
351
252,

2412
1709
200
503

2012
124
2136

276 182
82 880
359 062

437 21 9
2 884
440103

713401
85 764
799165
720 702

17 285
1994
19 279


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24.4
20.9
5.8
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10.7
10.3

110.2
75.2
193.9
137.4

96.7
91.1

34.0
30.3
621
110.9
44.9


4339
1 806
157
8
6312
5 317
339
656
6 780
588
205

7 573
5566
726
1281
2008
268
263
2539
1978
114
447

2046
130
2176

356 214
52 678
408 892

428225
2601
430 826

784439
55 279
839 718
747 919
17 636
1774
19 410


482
125

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437
89
82

1114
63
32

1 209
804
146
259
169
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3
192
120
32
40

5
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92 839
8772
101 611

33 928
161
34089
126 767
8933
135700
163171

1016
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580
499
38
43
1131
15
32

1178
903
96
179

217
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3
233
181
20
32

5
3
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105 417
5429
110 846
31 120
231
31 351

136 537
5 660
142 197
167 436

1066
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1177
524

1 701
1509
55
137

2672
54 8

3 220
2 510
166
544
511
265

776
611
42
123
160
8
168


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443

1 761
1586
48
127

2 990
398

3388
2 700
211
477

666
230

896
740
39
117

161
7
168

113 175
8 001
121 176

142 925
963
143 888

256 100
8 964
265 064
258 144
4226
246
4472


2486
1876
18
9
4 389
3646
284
459
6846
1138
48
3
8035
5516
937
1582

1447
420
20

1887
1421
139
327

188
62
250

302 495
24 014
326 509

381 166
4286
385 4 5 2

683 661
28 300
711 961
605 820

11 688
645
12 333


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16.9


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6.6
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77.7
200.0
155.8

101.2
95.2

33.4
31.2
650
112.3
48.7


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21.Z
20.5
16.7

8.6

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2.8
101.2
67.3
198.4
124.0

114.1
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37.7
35.2
917
8.2
74.9


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15.2
13.7
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4.9
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2.5

104.4
80.0
185.3
146.2
135.4
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41.4
39.
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84.9
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10.2
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82.6
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179.7

105.8
100.8
45.1
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1.1
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5.2
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55.7
280.1
210.9

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894
117.5
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1605
14
8
4528
3 894
217
41 7
7 476
747
52
2
8277
6178
739
1360
1688
323
21

2032
1617
120
295

199
57
256

303 801
21678
325 479

374 749
3 833
378 582

678 550
25 511
704 061
600 218

11929
567
12 496


9.2
16.4
14.5
22.3

6.7
1.0
:,6
4.5
121.7
90.9
264.3
210.3

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9-01
8-02
8-03
9
10-01
10-02
10-03
11
12-01
12-02
12-03
12-04
13-01
13-02

14-l01
14-02
15
16
17


SReturns for diesel electric and electric locomotives represent the number of locomotives; i.e. any combination of
SCumulative figures shown in this statement represent averages of the number of units of equipment reported at the
The averages are computed for each railway separately and then totaled.


locomotive units operated under a single control at the close of each month.
close of each month within the cumulative period.


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