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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA "

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BURENAU OF TRANSPORT 00OMICS AND STATISIfCS


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


MOTIVE POWER AND CAR EQUIPMENT OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 159 reports representing 168 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 1950 AND 1949


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SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POA NTSR IO SUHRRGNWESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION SOUTHERN REGION ITEM No.
1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949 1950 1949
AGGREGATES
1. Locomotilves assigned to yard switching service at close of month:
1-01. Number of steam locomotivesB. ........ ................. 6 882 65348 2 960 3 929 404 505 1112 1 215 2406 2699 1-01
1-02. Number of diesel-electriclocomotives ............ 5342 4366 2627 2064 134 64 607 481 1974 1757 1-02
1-03. Number of electric locomotives. . 173 175 159 160 14 15 1-0i
1-0 4Number of other locomotives.................. 1 6 17.7a. 9 9 1-.
1-05. Total ...... ot ............................ 12413 12 906 5753 6161 538 569 1719 1696 4403 4480 1-05
1-06. Number serviceable (not stored) ... ............... .. 10722 10569 4930 4851 441 451 1482 1453 3869 3814 1-O
1-07. Number serviceable stored .. ....... .......... .. 420 1 024 189 607 28 59 69 104 134 254 1-07
1-09. Number unserviceable............................... 12.71 1313 34 703 69 59 16 139 400 412 1-Og
2. Locomotives assigned to road freight service at close of month:
2-01. Numberof steamlocomotives......................... 15 497 17757 5495 6366 1001 129 2541 3020 6 460 7242 2-01
2-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives. ...... ............ 3 044 2 075 991 703 69 28 633 448 1351 896 2-02
2-03. Number of electric locomotives . .. 2273 282 204 200 16 32 5 50 -0
2-0 Number of other locomotives........... ............ 3 3 3 3 2-0
2-05. Total.. ............. ............... 18817 20117 6690 7 269 1086 1189 3174 3468 7867 8191 2-05
2-06. Number serviceable (not stored) ............... 14296 14172 5016 4936 821 787 2396 2439 6061 6010 2-0
2-07, Number serviceable stolred .................... ..847 2 388 242 903 46 205 17 8 483 381 797 2-07
2-01. Number unserviceable. .............. ...........,... 3674 3557 15432 1430 219 197 598 546 1 425 1384 2-0a
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month: 0
,umber of steam locomotives........................... 3646 4243 1683 1a88 150 181 471 588 1344 1586 3-01
-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives.. . 1152 960 404 321 24 14 256 254 468 371 3-02
3-03. Number of electric locomotives . 267 282 246 261 21 21 3-0
3-04. Number of other locomotives...............................3 3 3 3 3-04
3 s Total........ .. .. . .......... 5070 5488 2333 2470 177 198 727 842 1833 1978 3-0
3-:. Number serviceable (not stored)....... : : : : : : : .... : : : .. 3910 4214 1782 1905 127 155 549 608 1452 1546 3-0
3-07. Number serviceable stored ................. ... 214 392 78 152 23 13 50 101 631 126 3-07
3-0a. Number unserviceable . .......... .... 94 6 882 473 413 27 30 128 133 31 306 3-08
4. Motorcars owned at close of month:
4-01 Number serviceable..... .. ... ......... 2 408 2412 2057 2049 6 5 158 161 187 197 4-01
4-02. Number unserviceable. ...... .. .............".....186 18 5 119 119 3 9 7 58 5 6 4-02
J-03.Total ...................... : : : : : 2594 2597 2176 2168 6 8 a.67 168 245 2 4-03
5. Freight oars on line at close of month:
Rome cars,
5-01. Number serviceable....... ................ 594795 871 961 202884 341040 68678 106 101 76669 119760 246564 305060 5-01
5-02. Number unserviceable ......... . 103 14 121 729 67 772 76 906 5 920 9356 10386 11 551 19070 23 916 5-02
5-03. Total.. .. ..... ......... ... .. 697943 993690 270656 417946 74598 115457 87055 131311 265634 328976 5-03
Foreign cars,
5-04. Number serviceable....... .... ...... 1227858 960669 569867 396429 40838 32258 152257 131259 464896 400723 5-04
5-0. Numb nserviceable. ......... ....... 7 931 6 637 3045 2 085 167 188 814 886 3 905 3 47a 5-01
5-06 .Totsl ... . . 12335 789 967306 572 912 398514 41005 32 446 153071 132 145 468 801 404 201 5-0
All cars (home and foreign),
5-07. Number serviceable.... 1822653 1832630 772751 737469 109516 138359 228926 251019 711460 705783 5-07
5-. Number unserviceable ......... ........ i 111079 128366 70817 78991 6087 9544 11200 12437 22975 27394 5-0a
5-09. Total .nserv. eabl . . 1933732 1960996 843568 816460 115603 147903 240126 263456 734435 733177 5-09
Freightcarsownedatclose ofmonth .. .... .".' "'". : : : .1730446 1778458 711630 741 017 158 144 166806 258 414 264383 602258 606252
7. Passenger-train oars owned at close of month: 34179 35029 17148 17886 1018 1064 4262 4215 11751 1164 7-01
7-01. Number serviceable .. .. .. ..... .. .. .. .. 34 179 35 0 2 9 17 14 8 17 8 86 1 018 1 064 4 26 2 4 215 11 751 11 864 7-01
7-02. Number unservicoeable....... . ....2867 2 497 1 908 1 679 41 29 294 246 624 543 7-02
7-02. uberTotal ...unserviceable. . . ....37046 37526 19056 19565 1059 1093 4556 4461 12375 12407 7-03

AVERAGES ---- ----
g. Percent unserviceable of total locomotives at close of month:
8-01. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service. .. 10.2 10.2 11.0 11.4 12.8 10.4 9.8 8.2 9.1 9.2 9-01
g-02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service. . 19.5 17.7 21.4 19.7 20.2 16.6 18.8 15.7 18.1 16.9 6-02
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service. 18.7 16.1 20.3 16.7 15.3 15.2 17.6 15.8 17.3 15.5 8-03
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motor care at close of month 7.2 7.1 5.5 5.5 37.5 5.4 4.2 23.7 22.1 9
10. Percent unserviceable of freight care on line at close of month:
10-01. Home cars .. ...... ............................. 14.8 12.3 25.0 18.4 7.9 8.1 11.9 8.8 7.2 7.3 10-01
10-02. Foreign cars........................... .6 .7 .5 .5 .4 .6 .5 .7 .8 .9 10-02
10-03. All cars (home and foreign) .................... ..5.7 6.5 8.4 9.7 5.3 6.5 4.7 4.7 3.1 3.7 10-03
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train oars. 7.7 6.7 10.0 8.6 3.9 2.7 6.5 5.5 5.Q 4.4 11
12. Miles per locomotive-day:
12-01. Serviceable road freight locomotives. . 126.8 114.7 121.2 107.4 120.0 100.0 110.5 99.5 138.9 128.7 12-01
12-02. All road freight locomotives. . . 95.3 80.4 90.2 72.5 89.8 66.2 82.6 69.4 105.7 94.2 12-02
12-0. Serviceable road passenger locomotives ............ 249.5 232.4 206.8 201.7 196.8 197.1 242.3 216.7 309.2 279.6 12-03
12-04. All road passenger locomotives. . 191.4 178.2 156.6 155.1 145.3 155.3 183.0 157.8 243.1 217.8 12-04
13. Miles per motor car-day:
13-01. -erviable motorcars........... . ... 103.1 111.2 98.6 106.0 108.7 91.4 111.4 122.6 145.5 154.8 13-01
13-02. All motorcars . . . 95.7 102.7 93.3 99.2 108.7 57.1 106.8 117.5 108.8 123.6 13-02
i4. Car-miles ter freight car-day:
14-01. BServiceable freight cars. .... ................... .... 48.8 42.6 36.5 33.0 55.2 33.9 52.1 41.2 59.9 55.0 14-O1
14-02. All freight oars..... ....................... 45.7 39.8 33.2 29.8 52.1 31.7 49.6 39.3 57.8 52.9 14-02
15. Net ton-miles per freight car-day .. ................... .. 998 799 761 616 1,421 825 1,077 789 1,174 1,003 15
16. Percent freight oars on line of freight cars owned. ............ .. 111.7 110.3 118.5 110.2 73.1 88.7 92.9 99.6 121.9 120.9 16
17. Percent home oars of total freight cars on line. . 36.1 50.7 32.1 51.2 64.5 78.1 36.3 49.8 36.2 44.9 17
i Returns for aieeel electric and electric locomotives represent the number of locomotives, i.e. any combination of locomotive unite operated under a single control at the close o0 e.ch month.


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INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


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


MOTIVE POWER AND CAR EQUIPMENT OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 159 reports representing 168 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
FOR EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST 1950 AND 1949


SOUTHERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT 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: 0
1-01. Number of steam locomotives . . 7 221 8 810 3167 4 175 443 528 1151 1291 2460 2816 1-01
1-02. Number of diesel-eleotrio locomotives . .. .5034 4069 2450 1914 132 48 546 451 1906 1656 1-02
1-03. Number of electric locomotives. . 175 174 158 158 17 16 1-03
1-0 4. Number of other locomotives . . 16 16 7 8 9 8 1-04
1-05. Total .... ........... ....... ...... 12446 13069 5782 6255 575 576 1697 1742 4392 4496 1-05
1-06. Number serviceable (not stored) .... .................. 1044 6 11019 4787 5147 444 485 1494 1541 3723 3846 1-06
1-07. Number serviceable stored .. ............ 635 785 282 433 62 45 57 67 234 240 1-07
1-08. Number unserviceable. . . 1 363 1265 713 675 69 46 146 134 435 410 1-08
2. Locomotives assigned to road freight service at close of month: $
2-01. Number of steam locomotives . . 16161 18135 5796 6626 1066 1125 2 627 2985 6672 7399 2-01
2-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . .. 2777 1880 898 633 63 25 603 421 1213 801 2-02
2-03. Number of electric locomotives. . 280 285 203 204 28 32 49 49 2-03
2-04. Number of other locomotives . 3.. 2 3 2 2-0
2-05. Total . . . .... 19221 20302 6897 7463 1157 1182 3230 3406 7937 8251 2-05
2-06. Number serviceable (not stored) . .... 13 876 14 881 4909 5331 808 874 2487 2586 5672 6090 2-0
2-07. Number serviceable stored . . 1426 2048 388 779 107 123 176 319 755 827 2-07
2-08. Number unserviceable. . . 3. 919 3373 1 600 1353 242 185 567 501 1510 1334 2-08
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month: 0
-01. Number of steam locomotives . . 3824 4455 1758 1962 160 201 496 639 1410 1653 3-01
-02. Number of dieeel-eleotric locomotives . 1097 882 371 292 22 13 265 236 439 341 3-02
3-03. Number of elebtrio locomotives. . 272 283 251 262 21 21 3-0
3-04. Number of other locomotives . . 3 3 3 3 3-0
3-02. Total . . . 5196 62 80 251 185 21 7 76 87 187 2 1 3-
595632 516 185 2 77 1875 1 870 2 1 -
3-0o. Number serviceable (not stored) . 3898 4410 1750 1954 124 172 592 691 1432 1593 3-0
3-07. Number serviceable stored . . 334 350 143 132 26 16 43 67 122 135 3-07
3-08. Number unserviceable. . . 964 863 487 430 35 29 126 117 316 287 3-08
4. Motorcars owned at close of month:
4-01. Number serviceable. . . 2 383 2412 2030 2045 5 5 159 160 189 202 4-01
4-02. Number unserviceable ...... ...... 189 191 119 127 1 3 9 8 60 53 4-02
L-03. Total . ... . .. 2 572 2603 2149 2172 6 8 168 166 49 255 4-03
5. Freight cars on line at close of month:
Home cars,
5-01. Number serviceable . . 7707 868 884 199 244339 352 879 82481 106 472 97 391 116 129 283657 308719 5-01
5-02. Number unserviceable . .. 120 521 100 785 78250 61 833 7720 6926 11 749 9052 22 802 22974 5-02
5-03. Total. . . . 828389 984 984 322 589 414 71 2 90 201 113398 109140 125 181 306459 331693 5-03
Foreign cars,
5-04. Number serviceable .. . . 1077471 958 411 488 982 413 815 37386 31 758 145115 133 348 405968 379 490 5-04
5-0. Number unserviceable . . 8756 7292 3191 2458 179 229 1075 952 4311 3653 5-05
5-02. Total. ......... .......... .. .. 1086 227 965 703 492 173 416273 37565 31987 146190 134300 4102,99 383 143 5-06
All cars (home and foreign),
5-07. Number serviceable . . 1 785 339 1 842610 733 321 766694 119867 138230 242 506 249 477 689645 688209 5-07
5-08. Number unserviceable . .. ........ 129277 108 077 81441 64 291 7899 7155 12 824 10004 27113 26 627. 5-08
5-09. Total. . . . 1 914616 1950687 814762 830985 127766 145 385 255330 259481 716758 714836 -09
6. Freight care owned at close of month . . 1 742703 1777 549 717093 745 920 161 316 167 640 260 267 261440 604 027 602 549
7. Passenger-train cars owned at close of month:
7-01. Number serviceable. . . 34275 34 880 17272 17 700 1025 1066 4263 4200 11715 11914 7-01
7-02. Number unserviceable . ....... .... .... 2 871 2620 1 918 1776 33 27 294 262 626 555 7-02
7-03. Total . . . 37146 37500 19190 19476 1058 1093 4557 4462 12 341 12469 7-03
AVERAGES ____________ ________ __________ __________
8. Percent unserviceable of total locomotives at close of month:
8-01. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service. 11.0 9.7 12.3 10.8 12.0 8.0 8.6 7.7 9.9 9.1 8-01
8-02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service. . 20.4 16.6 23.2 18.1 20.9 15.7 17.6 14.7 19.0 16.2 8-02
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service . 18.6 15.3 20.5 17.1 18.9 13.4 16.6 13.4 16.9 14.2 8-03
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motor cars at close of month 7.3 7.3 5.5 5.8 16.7 37.5 5.4 4.8 24.1 20.8 9
10. Percent unserviceable of freight cares on line at close of month:
10-01. Home oars . . . 14.5 10.2 24.3 14.9 8.6 6.1 10.8 7.2 7.4 6.9 10-01
10-02. Foreign oars. ....... ......................... .8 .8 .6 .6 .5 .7 .7 .7 1.1 1.0 10-02
10-03. All cars (home and foreign) .... ................. ... 6.8 5.5 10.0 7.7 6.2 4.9 5.0 3.9 3.8 3.7 10-03
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train oars. 7.7 7.0 10.0 9.1 3.1 2.5 6.5 5.9 5.1 4.5 11
12. Miles per locomotive-day:
12-01. Serviceable road freight locomotives . .. 117.5 112.5 112.5 105.9 107.1 102.1 105.8 102.9 128.6 124.0 12-01
12-02. All road freight locomotives . .. .... .849 82.5 80.0 75.7 74.8 75.5 81.5 78.1 91.9 91.5 12-02
12-03. Servloeable road passenger locomotives. . 234.3 227.5 196.4 200.0 199.2 190.8 228.8 215.4 285.8 270.4 12-03
12-04. All road passenger locomotives. . 175.7 178.4 144.4 155,3 133.5 151.3 178.0 170.1 218.9 213.8 12-04
13. Miles per motor car-day:
13-01. Bervicable motorcars.. . . 102.0 108.3 97.6 102.7 120.4 123.4 106.9 118.0 144.2 156.0 13-01
13-02. All motorcars . . . 94.5 100.3 92.2 96.7 100.3 77.2 101.2 112.4 109.5 123.6 13-02
14. Car-miles per freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight cares .......... ... 44.2 42.4 34.5 33.4 43.6 39.2 47.2 44.4 53.5 52.4 14-01
14-02. All freight oars ... 41.2 40.1 31.1 30.8 40.9 37.3 44.8 42.6 51.4 50.4 14-02
15. Net ton-miles per freight car-day. . . 845 811 662 639 1,088 986 926 843 981 964 15
16. Percent freight oars on line of freight oars owned .......... 109.9 109.7 113.6 111.4 79.2 86.7 98.1 99.3 118.7 118.6 16
17. Percent home oars of total freight oars on line. ............ .. 43.3 50.5 39.6 49.9 70.6 78.0 42.7 48.2 42.8 46.4 17


Returns for diesel electric and electric locomotives represent the number of locomotives; i.e. any combination of
* Cumulative 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
close of each month within the cumulative period.


the close of each month.
U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1950 0 900185


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