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

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Motive power and car equipment of class I steam railways in the United States
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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 D TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MOUTH OF AUGUOST 1954 AND 1953


AGGREGATES
1. Loooaotives assigned to yard switching eervicoe at close of month:
1-01. Number of ateam loootivee . . . . . . . . .
1-02. Number of diesel-eleotrio locomotives . . . . . .
1-03. Number of electric looomotives . . . . . . . ..
1-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . . . . .
1-05. Total . . . . . . .. ...... . ...
1-06. Number servloeable (not *tored) .. .
1-07. Number serrviceable stored . . . . . . . . .
1-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . ...........
2. Looomotives assigned to road freight servioe at close of month:
2-01. Number of steam looomotives . . . . . . . . .
2-02. Number of diasel-oleotrilo locomotives . . . . . .
) 2-03. Number of eleotroic looomotives ... . . . . . ..
2-04. Number of other looomotives . . . . . . . . .
S 2-05. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
S 2-06. Number sorvioeable (not stored) . . . . . . ..
2-07. Number servioeable stord . . . . . . . . .
S 2-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . .... ................
). Locomotives assigned to road passenger services at clos of month: i
3-01. Number of steam locomotive . . . . . . . . .
| -02. Number of diesel-elecotrio locomotives . . . . . .
S.Nu.mber of electric locomotive... . . . . . . . .
-4. Number of other looomotives . . . . . . . . .
-05. Total . ...... . . . . ........
-0o. *Number setrvioeable (not stord. .. .
-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . . . .
-08. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . ..
4. Motoroars ownad at cloe of month:
4-01. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . ..
4-02. Number unsriloceable . . . . . . . . . ..
4-03. Total . . ....... .............................
5. Freight oars on line at close of month:
HOme Ocar,
5-01. Number serviceoable ...... ................. .
5-02. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . .
5-03. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . .
foreign oars,
5.0.. Number serTviceable . . . . . . . . . .
5-o.Numbse ,,vioeable . . . . . . . . .
5-06. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . .
All cars (home and foreign),
5-07. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . .
5-08. Number unserviceable. .............
5-09. Total. . . . . . . . .. . . . . ..
6. Freight oars owned at lose of month. . . . . . . . .
7. Passenger-train oars owned at lose of month:
7-0_. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . ..
7-02. Number unservloesable . . . . . . . . . ..
7-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

AVERAGES

8. Percent unserviceable of total locomotives at close of month:
8-01. Locomotives assigned to yard switching series . . . ..
8-02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service. . . . .
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service . . . ..
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motor oare at cloe* of month . . .
10. Percent unserviceable of freight oars on line at close of month:
10-01. Home oars . . . . . . . . . . . . .
10-02. foreign cars . . . . . . . . . . . ..
10-03. All care (home* and foreign) . . . . . . . . .
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passernger-train oars..
12. Miles per looonotive-day:
12-01. Serviceable road freight looomotivee. .. . . . . ..
12-02. All road freight looomotives . . . . . . . ..
12-03. Serviceable road passenger locomotives . . . . . ..
12-04. All road passenger looomotives. . . . . . . . .
13. Miles per motor oar-day:
13-01. Servioable motorcars .. . . . . . . . . . .
13-02. All motorcars . . . . . . . . . . . .
14. Car-alles per freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight oars . . . . . . . . ..
14-02. All freight oars . . . . . . . . . . ..
1. Net ton-miles per freight oar-day. . . . . . . . . .
1. Percent freight oars on line of freight oars owned . . . . .
17. Percent home oars of total freight oars on line. . . . . . .


. EASTERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
- ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION rfEM No

1954 | 1953 1954 193 1 |1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 _____


2472
76858
117
10
10 457
8978
783
696

6128
7703
245
24
14 100
10 196
1965
1939

1120
1948
214

3282
2639
274
369

2408
183
2591

920 69 8
118 062
1038 760

915 934
6186
922 120

1 836 632
124 248
1 960 6880
1 762 41 5

30 614
2 295
32 909


6.7
13.8
11.2
7.1

11.4
.7
6.3
7.0
136.9
99.3
306.7
246.3

98.6
91.5
42.8
40.1
807
111.3
53.0


3 201
7597
151
10
10 95 9
9768
408
783

7993
6961
240
12
15 206
11 972
1195
2039

1 564
1 831
258

3653
2 892
293
468

2 385
181
2566

785 654
86 374
872 028

1 078 564
9006
1087 570

1 864 218
95 380
1 959 598
1 781643

31 062
2710
33 7 72


1024
3722
106
4
4 856
4076
462
318

2082
2492
176

4750
3185
759
806

568
808
197

1573
1211
173
189

2118
140
2258


333 853
77 34 3
411 196

366 593
2024
368 61 7

700 446
79 367
779 81 3
702 871

15 015
1510
16 525


1338
3585
133
6
5062
4539
128
395

2612
2 375
171

5158
3981
362
815

819
750
240

1809
1 356
170
283

2080
141
2221


278 334
51 574
329908

477 468
3 890
481358

755 802
55 464
811 266
724 06 5

15 307
1845
17152


185
292

477
406
52
1 9

610
311
16
1
938
568
165
205

69
50

119
92
1 3
14

5
1
6


104 525
5030
109 555

31 597
82
31 679

1 36 1 2 2
5112
141234
160 222

860
25
885


225
257

482
420
29
33

664
307
16

987
711
70
206

66
49


115
87
13
15

5
1
6

82 7 1 9
3996
86715

37 20 9
155
37 364

119 928
4 151
124 079
160 937

877
31
908


1209
4014
106
4
5333
4482
51 4
337

2692
2 80 3
192
1
5688
3753
924
1011

637
858
197

1 692
1303
186
203

2123
141
2264


438 3 7 8
82 3 7 3
520 751

398 190
2106
400 29 6

836 568
84 479
921 04 7
863 09 3

15 875
1535
17 410


1563
3842
133
6
5 544
4959
157
428

3276
2682
187

6145
4692
432
1 021

885
799
240

1924
1443
183
298

2085
142
2227

361053
55 570
416 623

514 677
4 045
518 722

875 730
59 615
935 345
885 002

16 184
1876
18 060


20
1037

1240
1 158
33
4 9

743
1493

2236
1872
222
142

40
362

402
364
10
28

155
7
162


276
1 014

1290
1 180
53
57

962
1 324

2286
1903
216
167

76
354

430
380
26
24

158
8
166

110 627
7493
118 120

142 863
1235
144 098

253 490
8726
262 21 b
269 251

3952
263
4 21


1060
2 807
11
6
3 884
3338
236
310

2693
3407
53
23
6176
4 571
81 9
786

443
726
17

1188
972
78
138

130
3 5
165

345 858
27 570
373 426

395 566
2 942
398 50 8

741 424
30 51 2
771 936
631 596

10 909
512
11421


1 362
2741
18
4
4125
3629
196
298
3755
3 7 5 5
2955
53
12
6775
5 377
547
t, 4 7
851

003
7 u
1 99
199;
1069
84
146

142
31
173

313 974
23 311
337 285

421024
3726
424 750

734 990
27037
762 035
627 390

10 926
b71
11 497


4 i i4i i ii i i4i4i+


7.1
13.4
12.8
7.1

9.9
.8
4.9
8.0
133.7
105.4
285.2
228.7

98.6
91.6

46.4
44.2
950
110.0
44.5


6.5
17.0
12.0
6.2

18.8
.5
10.2
9.1
136.8
92.2
240.2
184.5

97.5
91.0

33.0
29.7
608
110.9
52.7


7.8
15.8
15.6
6.3

15.6
.8
6.8
10.8
130.5
101.2
226.0
170.8

94.6
88.6

35.6
33.1
736
112.0
40.7


4.0
21.9
11.8
16.7

4.6
.3
3.6
2.8
131.5
79.9
253.6
198.9

105.2
87.7

36.6
35.2
950
88.1
77.6


6.8
20.9
13.0
16.7

4.6
.4
3.3
3.4
122.4
87.9
263.1
197.9

122.4
102.0

47.8
46.2
1,313
77.1
69.9


6.3
17.8
12.0
6.2

15.8
.5
9.2
8.8
136.0
90.2
241.3
185.5

97.5
91.0

33.6
30.6
660
106.7
56.5


7.7
16.6
15.5
6.4

13.3
.8
6.4
10.4
129.3
99.1
228.3
172.5

94.6
88.6

37.3
34.9
814
10.7
44.5


4.0
6.4
7.0
4.3

5.6
.9
3.5
6.1
106.5
89.6
314.4
284.7

88.5
84.8

41.9
40.4
852
100.1
54.0


4.4
7.3
4.6
4.8

6.3
.9
3.3
6.2
117.7
97.8
307.6
272.1

102.6
98.3

45.3
43.9
954
97.4
45.0


8.0
12.7
11.6
21.2

7.4
.7
4.0
4.5
150.2
111.2
392.7
320.8

126.0
103.8

53.
966
122.2
48.4


7.2
12.6
11.2
17.9

6.9
.9
3.5
5.0
143.2
113.6
352.5
297.3

151.8
124.6

57.7
55.7
1,114
121.5
44.3


8-01
8-02
8-03
9
10-01
10-02
10-03
11

12-01
12-02
12-03
12-0

13-01
13-02

14-01
14-02


17


Stu-eU NW. MZ (OS-F)

AUGUrST 1954


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







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Swb. Nd. &-2M (0OSF)


AGGREGATES*
1. Looomotlves assignelpd to yard mswitching service at lose of ac
1-01. Number of team locomotives . . . . . .
1-02. Number of diesel-electrio locomotive . . . .
1-03. Number of electric looootls. . . . . .
1-04. Number of other looomotives . . . . . .
No1ber ...t.r.ocoot.. ..................
12 Total . . . . . .
10. Number serviceable (not otor.di
1-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . .
1-08. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . ..
2. Looootlves assigned to road freight service at lose of mont
2-01. Number of steam looomotlve . . ............
2-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotilves . . . .
2-03. Number of electrlo locomotives . . . .....
2-04. Number of other locomotlves . . . . . .
2-00. Total .. . . ... .. . . . . . .
2 Number servlotable (not stored) ..............
2-07. Number servioeable stoed . . . . . . .
2-08. Number unserviceable. . ... ..............
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger servloe at olose of ;n
3-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . .. ..
-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives ... . ..
-03. Number of electric locootives. . . . . .
-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . .
-02. Total . . .. . .
-. Nube serviceable (not stored ..........
-07. Number erviloeable stored . . . . . ..
-08. Number unservioeable. . . . . . . . .
4. Motorcars owned at alo0e of smonthi
4-01. Number servloe*able. . . . . . . . .
4-02. Number unservloeable . . . . . . . ..
4-03. Total . . . . . . . . . ......
5. Preight oars on llne at close of month:
Home oars
5-01. Number servioeable . . . . . . . .
S02. Number unservloeable . . ............. .
03. Total . . . . . . . . . . ..
foreign oars,
5-04. Number serviceable . . . . . . . .
5-05. Number unservioeable . . . . . . .
5-06. Total . . . .............
All oars (home and foreign),
5-07. Number servioable .. . . . . . . .
8. Number unservloeable . . . .. . . ..
H-09. Total. . ..... ......................
6. Freright cars owned at close of month .... ............
7. Passener-train oars owned at lose of month:
7-01. Number srvloeable . . . . . . ....
7-02. Number unservioeable . . . . . . . ..
7-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . . .


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AVERAGES

8. Percent unservioeable of total looomotives at close of month:
8-01. Looomotlves assigned to yard switching service . . ...
8-02. Loooaotives assigned to road freight service. . . ..
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service . . ..
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motor cars at close of month . .
10. Percent unservioeable of freight cars on line at close of month:
10-01. Home oars . . . . . . . . . . . .
10-02. roreign oars . . . . . . . . . . ..
10-03. All oars (home and foreign) . . . . . . . .
11. Percent unservioable of total ralway-owned passenger-train oars.
12. Miles per looomnotlve-day:
12-01. ervloeable road freight locomotives.. . . . ..
12-02. All road freight locomotives. . . . . . . .
12-03. Servloeable road passenger looomotlves . . . ...
12-04. All road passenger looomotlves . . . . . . ...
13. Mile. per motor oar-day:
13-01. Boervicable motorcars .. . . . . . . . . .
13-02. All motoroars . . . . . . . . . . .
14. Oar-mlles per freight car-dayt
14-01. Serviceable freight cars. . . . . . . . ..
14-02. All freight oars . . . . . . . . . ..
15. Net ton-alles per freight oar-day. . . . . . . . .
16. Percent freight oars on line of freight cars owned . . . ..
17. Percent home car of total freight oars on line. . . . . ..


EASTERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
r91M 3 _3POCAHONTAS REGION ITEM No

195 195341954 [ 1953 1954 1953 1954 1953 1954. 1953 1954 19i3


2 672
7765
124
11
10 572
9062
799
711

6654
7 588
258
17
14 517
10 370
2 208
1 939

1 256
1 928
227

3411
2 694
342
375

2 393
178
2 571


953 102
103 317
1 056 419

897 555
5 868
903 4 23

1 850 657
109 185
1 959 842
1 776 452

30 839
2 331
33 170


6.7
13.4
11.0
6.9
9.8
.6
5.6
7.0

135.5
96.8
302.6
239.0

96.2
89.5

42.2
39.8
784
110.3
53.9


3584
7462
167
10
11 223
9901
466
856

8699
6701
241
10
15 651
11 962
1462
2 22 7

1824
1771
262

3857
3017
308
532

2408
172
2580


821558
84 720
906 27 8

1038191
7429
1045 620

1 859 749
92 149
1 951 89 8
1 776 41 1

31 255
2758
3401 3


7.6
14.2
13.8
6.7
9.3
.7
4.7
8.1

132.5
101.2
286.0
223.7

97.5
91.0

45.7
43.5
902
109.9
46.4


1 102
3 695
113
5
4 915
4169
415
331

2 192
2 494
187

4 873
3 348
744
781

633
795
209

1 637
1 240
189
208

2 088
143
2231

349 414
65 304
414 718

375 852
2 015
377 867

725 266
67 319
792 585
712 851

15 131
1 517
16 648


1472
3555
149
6
5182
4621
131
430

2856
2 301
171

5 328
4037
401
890

945
71 9
245

1909
1426
166
31 5

2097
129
22226


297 11 5
50 925
348040

452 160
2985
455 145

749 27 5
53 910
803 185
724 345

15 41 6
1849
17 26 5


205
275

480
394
58
28

639
316
16
1
972
602
164
206

67
50

1171
89
13
15

5
1
6


106 724
4 899
111 623

30 200
102
30 302

136 924
5 001
141 925
161 035

872
23
895


25C
250


5o0
411
4 6
43

71 2
288
16

1016
695
96
225

76
48

124
94
14
16

5
1
6

92 96 6
4093
97 059

34 901
139
35 040

127 86 7
4232
132 099
159 719

898
31
929


1 307
-5 970
113
5
5395
4 563
473
359

2 831
2 810
203
1
5 845
3 950
908
987

700
845
209

1754
1 329
202
223

2093
144
2 237

456 138
70 203
526 341

406 052
2 117
408 169

862 190
72 320
934 510
873 886

16 003
1 540
17 543


1722
3 805
149
6
5682
5032
17 7
473

3566
2589
187

6344
4732
497
11115

1021
767
245

2033
1520
182
331

2102
130
2232


390081
55 01 8
445099

487 061
3124
490 18 5

877 142
58 142
935 284
884064

16 314
1 880
18 194


232
1 019

1 251
1 171
35
45

807
1 471

2 278
1934
176
166

58
379

437
398
17
22

158
7
165

143 810
8 130
151 940

123 540
1085
124 625

267 350
9 215
276 565
269 960

3 922
208
4130


37e
1017

1395
1251
76
68

1099
1287

2386
1986
212
188

11 4
341

455
377
46
32

160
6
166

116 329
6 82 4
123 15 3

146 401
1087
147 48 8

262 730
7911
270 641
267 13 7

3979
277
4256


1 133
2776
11
o
3 926
3328
291
307

3 016
3 307
55
16
6394
4486
1 122
786

498
704
18

1 z20
967
123
130

142
27
169

353 154
24 984
378 138

367 963
2 666
370 629

721 117
27650
748 767
632 606

10 914
583
11 497


1484
2640
1lb
4
4146
3618
213
31 5

4032
2 b2 5
54
10
6921
5 244
7 3
92 4

6 U 9
663
1 7

1369
1 11!0
80
16 u
1 6 So

146
36
186.k


1-01
1-02

I-o
1-0
1-07
1-02
1-07
1-"8

2-01
2-02


2-07
2-05

2-08

2-02
2-02
3-08
J-012





3-03

5-02
5-03
3-07

4-01
4-02
4-03




5-020
5-03

5-07





7-01
7-02
7-03


I I 1 1 I t I r 7


6.7
16.0
12.7
6.4

15.7
.5
8.3
9.1

133.5
91.7
238.5
180.6

94.7
88.7

32.7
29.9
589
111.2
52.3


8.3
16.7
16.5
5.8
14.6
.7
6.7
10.7

128.5
9. 4
224.3
167.5

94.3
88.8

35.4
33.0
702
110.9
43.3


5.8
21.2
12.8
16.7
4.4
.3
3.5
2.6

123.6
76.6
264.3
201.0

130.3
108.6

34.6
33.4
880
88.1
78.6


8.6
22.1
12.9
16.7
4.2
.4
3.2
3.3

117.6
80.4
254.9
193.2

143.5
119.6

42.3
40.9
1 107
62.7
73.5


6.7
16.9
12.7
6.4

13.3
.5
7.7
8.8

132.0
89.2
240.2
182.0

94.8
88.7

33.0
30.5
633
106.9
56.3


8.3
17.6
16.3
5.8
12.4
.6
6.2
10.3

126.9
94.7
226.1
169.1

94.4
88.9

36.4
34.1
759
105.8
47.6


3.6
7.3
5.0
4.2
5.4
.9
3.3
5.0

112.8
95.8
3o4.3
277.1

83.4
79.9

43.6
42.2
842
102.4
54.9


4.9
7.9
7.0
3.6

5.5
.7
2.9
6.5

121.6
101.2
335.1
277.6

99.6
96.0

46.7
45.3
941
101.3
45.5


7.8
12.3
10.7
16.0
6.6
.7
3.7
5.1

148.3
104.0
387.7
307.3

130.6
109.7

52.5
50.6
950
118.4
50.5


7.6
13.4
12.3
19.8
6.8
.8
3.5
5.2

141.6
107.3
350.7
286.9

139.3
111.7

56.6
54.6
1.067
l19.3
45.3


6-01
8-02
8-03
9

10-01
10-02
10-03
11

12-01
12-02
12-0
12:N4

13-01
13-02

14-01
14-02


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U. S. GOVERNMENT PRUIWTING (J OFF'(E: 14 0 10311 (4)


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
NA3W OW INAMIXT UooNOMi AND AM A N1Wf


MOTIVE POWER AND CAR EQUIPMENT OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 159 reports representing 168 team railways

(CLASS I SWITCHING ANTD TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR LIOHT MONTHS ElDED WITH AUGUST 1954 AND 1953


SReturns for diesel eleotrio and electric locomotives represent the number of loooaotives, i.e. any combination of looomotive units operated under a single control at the lose of eaoh month.
* Cumulative figures shown in this statement represent averages of the number of units of equipment reported at the close of each month within the cumulative period.
The averages are oomputed for each railway separately and than totaled.


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