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

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Motive power and car equipment of class I railroads in the United States
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<1969-1970>: Statement / Bureau of Accounts
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Statement of Responsibility:
Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics.
Dates or Sequential Designation:
Nov. 1936
Numbering Peculiarities:
Compares the monthly (later quarterly) statistics of the current year with that of the preceding year.
Issuing Body:
Issued by: U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics, 1957-1964; U.S. Interstate Commerce Commission, Bureau of Accounts, 1965-
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"Compiled from ... reports representing ... railroads (class I switching and terminal companies included)."
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Title from caption.

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Related Items

Preceded by:
Motive power and car equipment of class I steam railways in the United States
Succeeded by:
Operating revenues and operating expenses of class I railroads in the United States
Succeeded by:
Selected income and balance sheet items
Succeeded by:
Operating statistics of class I line-haul railroads in the United States, selected items
Succeeded by:
Revenue traffic statistics of class I line-haul railroads in the United States
Succeeded by:
Train and yard service of class I railroads in the United States
Succeeded by:
Financial and operating statistics for the ... Class I railroads

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U.S. EPOC)4TOMY


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3III I 12621 0I 21111 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08854 2187 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATInTICS



MOTIVE POWER AND CAR EQUIPMENT OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 159 reports representing 167 steam railways

(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 1955 AND 1954


ITEM


AGGREGATES
1. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service at close of month:0
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. 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:0
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 . . . .... . . . ..
2-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . ...
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month:0
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 . . . . . . . . .
3-08. 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 . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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 care . . . . . . . . . . . . .
10-02. Foreign cars ... ................ ..............
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. Servlcable motorcars .. . . . . . . . . . .
13-02. All motorcars . . . . . . . . . . . .
14. Car-miles per freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight cars. . . . . . . . . .
14-02. All freight oars. . . . . . . . . . . .
15 Net ton-miles per freight car-day. . . . . . . . . .
16 Percent freight cars on line of freight care owned . .. . . ..
17. Percent home cars of total freight cars on line. . . . . . .


Y 7. 7 1 *1 V


UNITED STATES


1843
6133
110
9
10 095
9193
288
614

4032
8417
247
27
12 723
10544
503
1676

663
1959
218

2 840
2386
71
383

2423
190
2 613


704 126
79 299
783 425

1 117 900
6 622
1124 522

1 822026
85 921
1 907 94 7
1711524

28 846
2289
31 13 5


6.1
1'.2
13.5
7.3

10.1
.6
4.5
7.4
148.9
122.7
309.2
259.8

100.4
92.8

48.5
46.2
998
111.5
41.1


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDING
POCAHONTAS REGION


ITi I 7 I r i Ir +


1955


1954


4 + t + + 4 4- 4- 4-


2 399
7 632
117
9
10 357
8 910
768
679

6 001
7787
250
26
14 064
10 229
1685
1950

1058
1946
208

3 212
2591
256
365

2430
179
2609

882 690
121 673
1 004 563

942 943
5 541
948484

1 825 633
127 414
1 953 047
1 759 290

29 618
2449
32 067


728
3808
101
3
4640
4232
137
271

1418
2671
178

4267
3452
59
756

363
80 6
204

1 373
1083
34
256

2128
167
2295


236 497
46 795
283292

475 791
2549
478340

712288
49344
761 632
666 273

13634
1471
15 10 5


977
3714
105
3
4799
4008
488
303

2 053
2 500
180

4733
3178
778
777

536
603
192

1 531
1176
161
194

2139
142
2281

322 523
80 561
403 084

376 230
1931
378 161

698753
82 492
781 245
701 318

14 085
1 600
15 685


173
283

456
421
1 3
22

443
403
16
1
863
708
19
136

47
5 U

97
78
6
13
15

5



82 916
2688
85 60 4

51 697
62
51 759

134 613
2750
137 36 3
157 356

831
21
852


17 b
272


450
32572
54
24

615
.329
16
1
961
600
152
20

64
50


114
87
14
13

4
2
6

99 222
5536
104 75 8

34 147
78
34 225

133 36 9
5 614
138 983
159 925

858
27
685


901
4091
101
3
5096
4653
150
293

1861
3074
194
1
5130
4160
78
892

410
856
204

1 475
1161
40
269

2133
167
2300


319 41 3
49 483
368 896

527 488
2611
530099

846 901
52094
898 995
823629

14 465
1492
15 957


1155
3 986
10 5
3
5249
4 380
542
327

2668
2 829
196
i
5694
3778
930
986

600
653
192

1645
1263
175
207

2 143
144
2 287

421 745
86097
507 842

410 377
2 009
412 386

832 122
88 106
920 226
861 243

14 943
1627
16570


148
1053


1201
1118
1 2
iIi

71

555
1550


2105
1795
45
265

1 3
357

370
353

17

154
7
161


99752
86189
107 941

152 978
1179
154 15 7

252 730
9368
262 098
264 07 8

3654
255
3 909


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6.6
13.9
11.4
6.9

12.1
.6
6.5
7.6

138.5
100.4
304.0
244.8

96.1
89.4

42.9
40.2
822
111.0
51.4


5.8
17.7
18.6
7.3
16.5
.5
6:15
9.7
146.5
117.9
250.4
199.2

100.6
93.0

36.5
34.1
754
114.3
37.2


6.
16.4
12.7
6.2

20.0
5
10.6
10.2

136.8
91.8
241.6
185.8

94.9
89.0

32.7
29.4
608
111.4
51.6


4.8
15.8
13.4


3.1
.1
2.0
2.5
138.4
112.8
262.4
216.9

131.7
131.7

50.1
49.0
1,415
87.3
62.3


5.3
21.7
11.4
33.3

5.3
.2
4.0
3.1

130.6
80.3
252.7
194.4

120.2
100.1

36.7
35.3
987
86.9
75.4


5.7
17.4
18.3
7.3

13.4
.5
5.8
9.4

145.2
117.0
251.2
200.4

100.7
93.1

38.6
36.
854
109.2
41.0


6.2
17.3
12.6
6.3

17.0
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9:6
9.8

135.9
89.9
242.5
186.4

95.0
89.1

33.4
30.3
665
106.8
55.2


5.9
12.6
4.6
4.3

7.6
.8
3.6
6.5

120.0
102.5
295.2
278.6

85.3
81.6

48.5
46.6
1,038
99.3
41.2


Returns 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.


Statement No. M-240
SEPTEMBER 1i


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


19c4


204
1 021

1225
1 14
2
55

713
1520


2233
1 67o
187
166

36
356


392
365
6
21

153
7
160


659
394
053

198
046
244

657
440
297
314

61 L
245
063


794
2 989
9
6
3798
3422
126
250

1616
3793
53
26
5488
4589
380
519

240
746
14

1 000
872
31
97

136
16
152

284 961
21 627
306 588

437 434
2832
440 266

722 395
24459
746 854
623 817

10 727
542
11269


1040
2 b25
12
6
3883
3 387
197
299

2620
3 438
54
25
6137
4573
768
796

422
737
16

1 175
963
75
137

134
28
162


286
382
668

368
486
& 5 4
854

654
668
522
733

857
577
434


1-01
1-02
1-07
1-04
1-0o
1-08
1-07
1-08

2-01
2-02

2-07
2-08
3-01
3-02


3-07
3-08

34-oi01
4-02
34-03

5-01
5-02




5-03

5-014
5-07
5-08
4-01
4-02
4-03







7-01
7-02
7-03
5-04
5-05
5-0R

5-07
5-08
2-09

7-01
7-02
7-03


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

12-01
12-02
12-03
12--C04

13-01
13-02

14-01
14-02
15
16
17


4.3
7.
5.4
4.4

6.1
.8
g.5
6.0

110.2
92.4
310.3
285.3

84.4
80.8

43.1
41.6
892
1.01.1
50.7


6.6
9.5
9.7
10.5

7.1
.6
3.3
4.8
163.6
135.6
393.1
339.3
112.6
100.2'.

60.1
58.1
1,158
119.7
41.1


7.7
13.0
11.7
17.3

7.6
.6
3.9
5.0
152.2
113.0
382.7
313.4

127.3
102.5

53.7
51.5
985
120.9
47.2





INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Statement No. M-240 (OS-F)
page 2 BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS


MOTIVE POWER AND CAR EQUIPMENT OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 159 reports representing 167 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1955 AND 1954

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

1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 1955 1954 _____
AGGREGATES *
1. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service at close of month:
1-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . .. 2011 2634 838 1066 171 201 1009 1287 165 228 837 1119 1-01
1-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . . . . . .. 8070 7 775 3771 3696 281 275 4052 3 971 1046 1021 2 972 2 783 1-02
1-0. Number of electric locomotives. .............. 122 103 111 103 111 8 11 1-03
1-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . . . . 9 11 3 5 3 5 6 6 1-04
1-. Total . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . 10201 10542 4715 4898 452 476 5167 5 374 1 211 1249 3 823 3919 1-05
1-0. Number serviceable (not stored) . . . . . . .. 9039 9041 4172 4149 398 392 4570 4541 1133 1 168 336 3 332 1-0
1-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . . .. . 485 787 252 418 19 56 271 474 12 33 202 280 1-07
1-08. Number unserviceable. . . ..................... . 677 714 291 331 35 28 326 359 66 48 285 307 1-08
2. Locomotives assigned to road freight service at close of month: 0.
2-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . .. 4661 6582 1 594 2178 532 637 2126 2 815 618 797 1 917 2 970 2-01
2-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . . . . . .. 8160 7 603 2 581 2494 367 317 2 948 2 811 1 549 1474 3 663 3318 2-02
2-03. Number of electric locomotives. . . . . . . . 247 257 178 186 16 16 194 202 53 55 2-03
2-04. Number of other locomotives . . . ... . ....... 27 18 1 1 1 1 26 17 2-0
2-05. Total . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . 13095 14460 4 353 4 858 916 971 5 269 5 829 2 167 2271 5 659 6 360 2-05
2-06. Number serviceable (not stored) . . . . . . . 10 201 10353 3 330 3330 659 600 3 989 3 930 1 839 1 925 4373 4498 2-06
2-07. Number servlceabl, stored . . . . . . . . . 1039 2 172 234 748 53 164 287 912 94 181 658 1079 2-07
2-08. Number unserviceable ..... . . . . . . . . 1 855 1 935 78S 780 204 207 993 987 234 165 628 783 2-08
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month:
3-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . 790 1235 444 625 57 66 501 691 15 55 274 489 3-01
3-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . . . . . . 1 969 1 927 807 794 48 50 855 844 366 375 748 708 3-02
3-03. Number of electric locomotives . . . . . . . .217 225 201 208 201 208 16 17 3-0
3-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . . .3-04
3-05. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . ....2 976 3387 1 452 1627 105 116 1 557 1743 381 430 1 038 1214 3-05
3-06. Number serviceable (not stored) . . . . . . . 2 443 2678 1119 1233 83 88 1 202 1321 361 390 880 967 3-06
3-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . . . . 135 331 72 187 4 13 76 200 3 16 56 115 3-07
3-08. Number unserviceable.. . . . . . . . . . . 398 378 261 207 18 15 279 222 17 24 102 132 3-08
4. Motorcars owned at close of month:
4-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 2 432 2399 2 134 2094 5 5 2 139 2099 157 158 136 142 4-01
4-02. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 177 178 154 143 1 154 144 5 7 18 27 4-02
4-03. Total . . ..... ............................ 2 609 2 577 2 288 2 237 5 6 2 293 2 243 162 165 154 169 4-03
5. Preight cars on line at close of month:
Home cars,
5-01. Number serviceable ... .. . . . . . . . . 790070 945283 273142 346428 88186 105 891 361328 452319 115 975 142124 312767 -50 840 5-01
5-02. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . 99525 105 374 63 314 66 996 4062 4 971 67376 71967 8702 8160 23447 25 247 5-02
5-03. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 889595 1050657 336456 413 424 92248 110862 428704 524286 124677 150264 336 214 376087 5-03
Foreign cars,
5-04. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 1 024612 902 616 438458 375 907 45 143 30639 483 601 406 546 138738 124504 402 273 171 566 5-04
5-05. Number unserviceable . . . . . . ....... .7094 5 826 2 674 2000 79 98 2753 2098 1258 1081 3083 e 647 5-05
5-06. Total . . . . . . . . . ...... .. .. 1 031706 908442 441132 377 907 45 222 30 737 486 354 408 644 139996 125 585 405 35 d 5 74 213 5-06
All cars (home and foreign),
5-07. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 1 814 682 1 847 899 711 600 722 335 133329 136 530 844929 858 865 254 713 266 628 715040 722406 5-07
5-08. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . 106 619 111200 65 988 68 996 4141 5069 70 129 74 065 9960 9241 26 530 27 894 5-08
5-09. Total. . ....... ........................... .. 1. 921 301 1 959099 777588 791331 137470 141599 915058 932930 264673 275869 741570 750 300 5-09
6. Freight cars owned at close of month ....... .................. 1 727082 1 774 538 679122 711570 157576 160 911 836698 872 481 264902 269 666 625 482 632 391 6
7. Passenger-train cars owned at close of month:
7-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 29045 29 947 1L 700 14260 847 871 14547 15 131 3713 3 911 10 785 10905 7-01
7-02. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 2 396 2 336 1 611 1521 21 23 1 632 1544 225 212 539 560 7-02
7-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31 441 32 283 15 311 15 781 868 894 16179 16 675 3 938 4123 11 324 11 465 7-03
AVERA(GES ---- ---- ---- ---- ---- ---
8. Percent unserviceable of total locomotives at close of month:
8-01. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service . . . . 6.6 6.8 6.2 6.8 7.7 5.9 6.3 6.7 5.5 3.8 7.5 7.8 8-01
8-02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service . . . .. 14.2 13.4 18.1 16.1 22.3 21.3 18.8 16.9 10.8 7.3 11.1 12.3 8-02
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service . . .. 13.4 11.2 18.0 12.7 17.1 12.9 17.9 12.7 4.5 5.6 9.8 10.9 8-03
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motor cars at close of month . . . 6.8 6.9 6.7 6.4 16.7 6.7 6.4 3.1 4.2 11.7 16.0 9
10. Percent unserviceable of freight cars on line at close of month:
10-01. Honme care . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11.2 10.0 18.8 16.2 4.4 4.5 15.7 13.7 7.0 5.4 7.0 6.7 10-01
10-02. 'oreign cars. . ....... ......................... .7 .6 .6 .5 .2 .3 .6 .5 .9 .9 .8 .7 10-02
10-07. All cars (home and foreign) .... ................. ... 5.5 5.7 8.5 8.7 3.0 3.6 7.7 7.9 3.8 3.3 3.6 3.7 10-03
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train oars. .. 7.6 7.2 10.5 9.6 2.4 2.6 10.1 9.3 5.7 5.1 4.8 5.1 11
12. Mil-is per locomotlve-day:
2-01. Serviceable road freight locomotives. . . . . . . 146.2 135.8 146.6 133.8 136.9 124.4 145.0 132.4 115.4 112.6 160.3 148.7 12-01
12-02. All road freight locomotives. . . . . . . . . 113.9 97.2 112.2 91.7 98.5 76.8 109.8 89.3 97.9 95.5 123.8 105.1 12-02
12-03. Serviceable toad passenger locomotives .............. .. 311.2 303.6 253.0 239.2 265.6 266.3 253.9 241.0 294.8 308.3 396.1 387.2 12-02
12-04. All road paasenger locomotives. . . . . . . . 255.5 240.0 195.0 181.3 209.9 202.0 196,0 182.6 279.4 279.6 335.8 308.4 12-04
13. Miles per motor oar-day:
13--01. ServicablF motorcars . . . . . . . . . . 98.0 96.1 97.9 94.7 132.6 129.2 98.0 94.8 84.5 83.3 113.8 129.2 13-01
13-02. All motorcars . . . . . . . . . . . . 91.4 89.4 91.3 88.6 132.6 107.6 91.4 88.7 81.9 79.7 100.5 108.6 13-02
14. car-miles oer freight car-day:
14-01. Service.ible freight cas. . . . . . . . . . 46.6 42.2 36.0 32.7 453 34.9 37.5 33.1 47.3 43.5 57.1 52.7 14-01
14-02. All freight oars. . . . . . . . . . . . 44.0 39.8 32.9 29.9 4.0 33.6 34.6 30.4 45.5 42.0 55.1 50.7 14-02
15. Net ton-miles per freight car-day. . . . . . . . . . 910 788 691 591 1,235 894 773 637 954 846 1,064 954 15
16. Percent freight cars on line of freight cars owned ..... .......... 111.2 110.4 114.5 111.2 87.2 88.0 109.4 106.9 99.9 102.3 118.6 118.6 16
17. Percent home cars of total freight cars on line. . . . . . 46.3 53.6 43.3 52.2 67.1 78.3 46.8 56.2 47.1 54.5 45.3 50.1 17

0 Returns for diesel electric anM 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.


U. S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE: 1955 0- 360315(5)


* 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 averaged, are computed for each railway separately and then totaled.