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.
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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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University of Florida
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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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FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER 1955 AND 1954


EASTERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION ITEM NO
_________ ___________________ ___________PAHNS REGION -"w.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:0
1-01. Number of steam locomotives .... ................... 1 699 2 193 671 916 167 186 83 1 102 142 -685 719 906 1-01
1-02. Number of diesel-eleotric locomotives . ..... ........... 8295 7895 36882 3730 294 276 4176 4006 1051 1027 3068 2 862 1-02
1-03. Number of electric locomotives. . . . . . . . 953 113 85 104 85 104 9 i1-0
1-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . . . .. 7 9 3 3 4 6 1-0
1-05. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . ... 10094 10 210 4641 4753 461 462 b 102 5215 1193 1212 63799 3783 1-0
1-06. Number serviceable (not stored) . . . . . .... .9127 8817 4235 4072 436 393 4671 4465 1130 1140 3326 3 212 1-0
1-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . . . . 296 740 90 403 5 47 95 450 8 7 193 283 1-07
1-08. Number unserviceable . . ..................... .. 671 653 316 278 20 22 336 30C 55 65 280' 288 1-08
2. Locomotives assigned to road freight service at close of month:
2-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . 3704 5 393 1263 1 b 4 7 446 59C 1709 2437 474 677 1521 2279 2-01
2-02. Number of diesel-electrlo locomotives . . . . . .. 8515 7867 2717 2531 452 341 3169 2872 1 561 1541 3785 3454 2-02
2-03. Number of electric locomotives. . . . . . . . 227 241 157 .i.71 16 16 173 187 54 54 2-03
2-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . . . .. .27 27 1 1 1 1 26 26 2-04
2-05. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12 473 13 528 4137 4549 915 946 5052 5 497 2035 2 218 5386 5813 2-0
2-06. Number serviceable (not stored) . . . . . . . 10366 10026 3415 3240 757 629 4172 3575 1836 1b599 4358 4252 2-0
2-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . . . . 446 1633 25b 552 9 94 34 646 5 129 407 856 2-07
2-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 1661 1 869 697 751 149 225 846 976 194 190 621 703 2-08
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month: 0
-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . 591 967 305 509 48 64 353 573 12 29 226 365 3-01
-02. Number of diesel-electrlo locomotives . . . . . .. 1978 1984 b03 801 43 51 846 552 356 375 776 759 3-02
3-03. Number of electric locomotives . . . . . . . .240 22C 226 20 226 203 14 17 3-03
3-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . . . . .. 3-04
3-05. TOtal ............................ 2 809 3 171 1334 1515 91 115 1425 1622 366 402 1016 i143 13-05
3-06. Number serviceable (not stored) ........ .............. 2440 2626 1109 1212 80 90 1189 1302 359 582 892 942 3-0
3-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . . . .. .56 174 11 94 2 13 13 107 11 43 56 3-07
3-08. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . . ..313 371 214 207 9 12 223 219 9 9 81 143 3-08
4. Motorcars owned at close of month:
4-01. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . ... 2403 2452 2116 2157 5 5 2123 2 162 155 15 o 125 134 4-01
4-02. Number unserviceable . ...... . ...... . . . 205 131 176 107 1 176 lOb 6 5 23 16 4-02
4-03. Total . ..................................... 2 608 2583 2294. 2264 5 6 2299 2270 161 161 148 152 4-03
5. Freight oars on line at close of month:
Home oars,
5-01. Number serviceable ... .. . . . . . . . . 7732032 929931 243452 321891 85230 106655 3268682 425746 106752 145886 296598 355299 5-01
5-02. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . 66128 110036 38216 74754 1794 4609 40 01 79563 7177 8 U 9 2 18939. 22 381 5-02
5-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . ... ...... 798160 1039 967 281670 396645 87024 111664 368694 508309 113929 153 7 b 315537 377680 5-03
Foreign cars,
5-04. Number serviceable ...... . ... ...... . . . 1108 237 895 801 494 105 388 117 45593 33100 '539 698 421 217 152 934 121490 415 605 353094 5-04
5-05. Number unserviceable .... ................. .... 6777 4948 2839 164b 75, 87 2 914 1933 760 1142 3103 1873 5-05
5-06. Total . . . . .. ........................... 1115014 900749 496944 389 63 45 66 3 53 187 542 612 423150 153694 122632 418708 354967 5-06
All cars (home and foreign),
5-07. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 1840 269 1825732 737 557 710 0(08 130 823 139 955 868 380 849 9 6 3 259686 67 376 712 205 708393 5-07
5-08. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . 72 905 114984 41057 76600 1869 4896 42926 81496 7937 9234 22042 24254 5-08
5-09. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 913174 1940 716 778614 786 60 132 692 144 85A 911306 931 459 267 a2 5 .276610 734 245 732 647 -_09
6. Freight cars owned at close of month . . . . . . . . 1710496 1744166 662 21 b 69177 157750 158660 819968 850 431 263960 265 5 7 626568 628164
7. Passenger-train cars owned at close of month:
7-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 28 721 29 814 13444 14127 835 865 14279 14992 3 725 35 64 10 717 10 958 7-01
7-02. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 1798 1841 1 L2 3 1289 12 16 1235 1305 165 142 398 394 7-02
7-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30519 31655 14667 15 410 647 881 15514 16297 3 590 4 0 11 .1 5 11 352 7-03
AVERAGES ____
8. Percent unserviceable of total locomotives at close of month:
8-01. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service. . . . 6.6 6.4 6.8 5.8 4.3 4.8 6.6 5.8 4.6 5.4 7.4 7.6 8-01
8-02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service. .... ....... .. 13.3 13.8 16.8 16.5 16.3 23.7 16.7 17.8 9.5 8.6 11.5 12.1 8-02
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service. . . . 11.1 11.7 16.0 13.7 9.9 10.4 15.6 13.5 2.4 2.2 8.0 12.5 8-03
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motor cars at close of month . . . 7.9 5.1 7.7 4.7 16.7 7.7 4.8 3.7 3.1 15.5 11.8 9
10. Percent unserviceable of freight cars on line at close of month:
10-01. Home cars ... .. ... . . . . . . . . . ....8.3 10.6 13.6 18.8 2.1 4.3 10.9 15.7 6.3 5.3 6.0 5.9 10-03
10-02. Foreign cars. ............ ......................... 6 .5 .6 .5 .2 .3 .5 .5 .5 .9 .7 .5 10-02
10-03. All cars (home and foreign) ..... ................. 3.8 5.9 5.3 9.7 1.4 3.4 4.7 8.7 3.0 3.3 3.0 3.3 10-03
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train oars. 5.9 5.8 8.3 8.4 1.4 1.8 8.0 8.0 .2 3.5 3.6 3.5 11
12. Miles per locomotive-day:
12-01. Serviceable road freight locomotives. . . . . . . 146.8 141.3 148.4 142.4 131.0 134.2 145.3 141.2 126.2 114.6 156.7 153.0 12-01
12-02. All road freight locomotives. . . . . . . . . 121.8 104.0 121.7 100.2 108.9 86.4 119.4 97.8 112.7 98.0 127.4 112.0 12-02
12-03. Serviceable road passenger locomotives. . . . . . 328.3 319.1 268.6 256.4 294.8 278.9 270.3 258.0 315.2 325.7 411.5 399.2 12-03
12-04. All road passenger locomotives. . . . . . . . 280.9 259.4 220.7 199.2 249.9 215.9 222.6 200.5 303.4 306.5 354.8 328.0 12-04
13. Miles per motor car-day:
13-01. Servicable motorcars .. ....... ... . . . . . .. 98.3 96.8 99.3 96.4 118.8 154.3 99.4 96.6 83.4 86.9 96.9 112.0 13-01
13-02. All motoroare . . . . . . . . . . . . 91.5 91.0 92.7 91.1 118.8 128.6 92.8 91.2 79.8 84.2 83.2 94.1 13-02
14. Car-miles per freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight oars. . . . . . . . . . 46.2 43.6 35.7 34.0 48.1 38.3 37.6 34.7 50.4 45.6 55.0 53.4 14-01
14-02. All freight oars. . . . . . . . . . . . 44.4 40.9 33.8 30.7 47.4 36.9 35.8 31.6 48.8 44.1 53.3 51.5 14-02
15. Net ton-miles per freight car-day. . . . . . . . . . 904 789 705 588 1,319 973 795 647 1,014 854 997 945 15
16. Percent freight cars on line of freight oars owned . . . . . 111.8 111.3 117.6 113.7 84.1 91.3 111.1 109.5 101.4 104.2 117.2 116.6 16
17. Percent home oars of total freight oars on line . . . . . . 4 1.7 53.6 36.2 50.4 65.6 77.1 40.5 54.6 42.6 55.7 43.0 51.6 17

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


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

l hIIJI III I INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
3 1262 08854 2179 BUREAU Of TRANSPORT ECONOMIC AND STrATISTICS


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)


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Statement No. M-240 (OS-F)
DECEMBER 1955





2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREuAU O TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND STATIICS Sateme NO. M-240 (OS-F)


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 TWELVE MONTHS ENDED WITH DECEMBER 1955 AND 1954

EASTERN DISTRICT
ITEM 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 . . . . ........ 1 948 2548 802 1051 170 197 y 72 1248 159 220 817 1080 1-01
1-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . . .... ....8109 7798 789 704 283 277 4(72 9o61 1046 1021 2 991 2796 1-02
1-03. Number of electric locomotives . . . . . . ..106 121 9Ss 110 96 110 8 11 1-O
1-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . . . . 9 9 3 3 3 3 6 6 L-
1-05. Total ... . . . . .. . . . . . . . .. 10 172 10 476 4 692 4 868 453 474 5 145 5342 1 205 1241 3 822 3 893 1-05
1-06. Number serviceable (not stored) . . . . . . . 9071 9000 4 165 4122 404 393 4589 4515 1130 1161 3352 3324 1-06
1-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . . . . 430 781 12 427 16 55 28 482 11 28 191 271 1-07
1-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 671 695 y5 319 33 26 328 345 94 52 279 298 1-0
2. Locomotives assigned to road freight service at close of month: 0 a -
2-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . 4458 6341 1526 2105 511 628 2037 2733 587 774 1 834 2 834 201
2-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . . . . . . 8241 7671 2 oli 2505 384 320 2 95 2825 1552 1 4o8 3694 3358 2-02
2-03. Number of electric locomotives. . . . . . . . 245 254 17o lo4 16 16 192 200 53 54 2-03
2-04. Number of other locomotives . .... ... . . . 27 20 1 1 1 1 26 19 2-0
2-05. Total. ............. . . . ........... 12 971 14286 4 313 4794 912 965 5 25 5759 2 139 2 262 5 607 6265 2-05
2-06. Number serviceable (not stored) . .................. . 10266 10303 3354 5302 681 601 4035 3 903 1833 1919 4398 4481 2-0
2-07. Number serviceable sto'ed . . . . . . . ... .. 892 2045 187 719 43 151 230 870 74 171- 588 1004 2-07
2-08. Number unserviceable .. ........... . . . . . 1 813 1938 772 773 188 213 960 966 232 172 621 780 2-08
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month: 0
-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . ..... 741 1177 409 60bl 55 66 464 667 14 50 263 460 3-01
3-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . . . . .... 965 1 934 809 795 47 50 856 845 361 372 748 717 3-02
3-03. Number of electric locomotives. . . . . . . . 219 Z222 04 205 204 205 15 1 7 3-0'
3-04. Number of other locomotives . .. .............- -3-0
3-0 Total .......... : ............... 2 9 5 3333 1422 1601 102 116 1524 1717 375 422 1026 1194 3-0
3-02. Ni4mber serviceable (not stored) . . . . . . . 2422 2650 1110 1218 83 88 1193 1306 57 386 872 958 3-0
3-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . . . . 120 301 60 173 4 13 64 186 3 14 53 101 307
3-08. Number unserviceable. .... ..................... 383 382 252 10 15 15 267 225 15 22 101 135 3_08
4. Motorcars owned at close of month: 3-08
4-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 22431 2412 2135 2109 4 5 139 4114 157 158 135 140 4-01
4-02. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 178 172 154 138 1 1 153.5 1359 4 6 19 27 4-0o
4-03. Total . . ................................... 2 609 2 584 22 b9 247 5 6 2 94 2 2 3 161 164 154 167 4-03
5. Freight cars on line at close of month: 4
Hone cars,
5-01. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 769345 930188 264,01 3l 8772 67043 104481 3510444 44 273 112 597 140440 305704 346495 5-01
5-02. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . 92 003 107 851 57 617 69 )27 3547 5 105 611i4 74 432 411 8 197 22 428 25222 5-02
5-03. Total. . . . . . . . . . ... ..... 861 348 1038 039 321 616 408U099 90590 109586 412 L03 517665 121 00 148 637 328132 3 71717 5-03
Foreign cars, 3-0
5-04. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 1052 206 912 139 452 80 14b4 46C45 31730 49S847 413214 14- 0 2 125 723 .410 267 3 73 202 50
5-05. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . 7132 5 721 2 716 1975 78 98 7 S, 2073 1205 1101 3133 2547 5-o4
5-06. Total . .. .............. . . . .. . . . . 1 059338 917 860 45; 518 :83 459 46123 31 828 501 641 415 2o7 144 297 126 824 413400 375749 5-0
All cars (home and foreign), 5-0
5-07.-Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 1 821551 1842 327 716u03 7202.6 133088 136211 849691 b56467 255089 266163 715971 719 697 5_07
5-08. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . 99135 113 572 60 333 71 502 3 625 5203 03 58 76 505 9616 9298 25561 27 769 5-0
S 5-09. Total.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 920 686 1955 899 777136 71l558 136 713 141 414 9158.49 9 5297 2 65 305 75 461 741 532 747 466 -
6. Freight cars owned at close of month . . . . . . . . . 1 722 863 1768 003 6752386 % 07 171 157 576 160460 832 814 b67 631 264 611 268 625 625438 631547 2
7. Passenger-train cars owned at close of month:
7-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 28942 29 873 ipoi21 14 l13 842 869 14463 15 0o2 3711 3 890 10 768 10901 7-01
7-02. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 2 318 2298 1 554 1504 20 23 1 574 1527 218 207 526 564 7-02
7-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31260 32171 15175 15 717 862 892 16037 16609 3 929 4097 11 294 11465 7-03
AVERAGES__________ __________ __________ __________ ________
8. Percent unserviceable of total locomotives at close of month:
8-01. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service. . . . 6.6 6.6 6.3 6.6 7.3 5.5 6.4 6.5 5.3 4.2 7.3 7.7 8-01
g-02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service. . . . . 14.0 13.6 17.9 16.1 20 6 22.1 18.4 17.1 10.8 .6 11.1 12.5 --02
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service. . . . 13.1 11.5 17.7 13.1 14.7 12.9 17.5 13.1 4.0 2 9.8 11.3 -03
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motor cars at close of month . . . 6.8 6.7 6.7 6.1 20.0 16.7 6.8 6.2 2.5 3.7 12.3 16.2 9
10. Percent unserviceable of freight care on line at close of month:
10-01. Home care . . ... . . . ........................ 10.7 10.4 17.9 17.0 3.9 4.7 14.8 14.4 7.0 5.5 6.8 6.8 10-01
10-02. Foreign cars........................... .7 .6 .6 .5 .2 .3 .6 .5 .8 .9 .8 .7 10-02
10-03. All cars (home and foreign) j .................. ....5.2 5.8 7.8 9.0 2.7 3:7 7.0 8.2 3.6 3.4 3.4 3.7 10-03
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train cars.. 7.4 7.1 10.2 9.6 2.3 2 9.8 9.2 5.5 5.1 4.7 4.9 11
12. Miles per locomotive-day:
12-01. Serviceable road freight locomotives. . . . . . . 147.2 137.4 147.6 135.5 135.5 126.9 145.6 134.2 117.6 112.9 160.9 150.6 12-01
12-02. All road freight locomotives. . . . . . . . . 116.5 99.1 114.8 93.3 101.2 79.0 112.4 90.9 100.8 95.8 126.2 107.7 12-02
12-03. Serviceable road passenger locomotives. . . . . . 312.8 304.8 254.3 241.3 263.8 265.9 255.0 242.9 298.7 307.9 397.8 388.0 12-03
12-04. All road passenger locomotives. . ................ . . 259.0 242.4 198.5 183.5 214.7 201.7 199.6 184.8 284.3 281.6 338.1 311.3 12-0
13. Miles per motor car-day:
13-01. Servicable motorcar... . . . . . . . . . 98.1 95.7 98.1 94.5 166.0 133.0 98.2 94.5 83.4 83.3 113.4 127.2 13-01
13-02. All motorcars... . . . ........................ . . 91.4 89.3 91.5 88.7 132.8 110.8 91.6 88.7 81.3 80.2 99.4 106.6 13-02
14. car-miles per freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight cars. . . . . . . . . . 46.9 42.8 36.1 33.0 46.4 36.0 37.7 33.5 47.8 44.0 57.5 53.5 14-ol
I4-02. All freight cars.... . . . . . .................. 45 40.3 33.3 30.0 45.2 34.7 35.1 30.7 46.1 42.5 55.5 51.5 11402
15. Net ton-miles per freight car-day. . . . . . . . . . 923 799 704 597 1,273 928 789 647 972 858 1,070 967 1
16 Percent freight oars on line of freight cars owned . . . . . 111.5 110.6 115.1 111.9 86.8 88.1 109.7 107.5 100.3 102.5 118.6 118.4
17. Percent home cars of total freight cars on line ...... .. ......... ... 44.8 53.1 41.4 51.6 66.3 77.5 45.1 55.5 45.6 54.o0 44.3 49.7 17
0 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.


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SCumulative 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 computed for each railway separately and then totaled.