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

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Title:
Motive power and car equipment of class I railroads in the United States
Series Title:
<1969-1970>: Statement / Bureau of Accounts
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v. : ; 29 x 43 cm.
Language:
English
Creator:
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Accounts
Publisher:
G.P.O.
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Washington, D.C.
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Frequency:
quarterly[1961-]
monthly[ former 1957-1960]
quarterly
regular

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Railroads -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
Railroads -- Rolling stock -- Statistics -- Periodicals -- United States   ( lcsh )
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Notes

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-
General Note:
"Compiled from ... reports representing ... railroads (class I switching and terminal companies included)."
General Note:
Title from caption.

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of Florida
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All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
oclc - 18539138
lccn - 89642320
ocm18539138
Classification:
lcc - HE2713 .M67
ddc - 385/.37/0973021
System ID:
AA00020106:00236

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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Sub IUJRAU OW TRAMUIOT IOOHOIOW AND WAM IIVIICS

2JUW 14 1 -- MARCH 1956
\U 4 MOTIVE POWER AND CAR EQUIPMENT OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES

S* .... "Compiled from 152 reports representing 157 steam railways
(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THE MONTH OF MARCH 1956 AND 1955

EASTERN DISTRICT
UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM POCAHONTAS REGION ITEM No.
1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955
AGGREGATES
1. Locomotive assigned to yard switching service at close of month:
1-01. Number of steam looomotlve . .................... 1!588 2 106 624 905 163 162 787 1 067 135 177 666 862 1-01
1-02. Number of diesel-eleotrlo locomotives ...... ........... 8 423 8111 4 000 3 770 286 282 4 286 4 052 1 052 1 057 3 085 3 002 1-02
1-03. Number of electric locomotives. . ................ . 97 113 87 103 87 103 2 2 8 8 1-03
1-04. Number -of other locomotives . . ................. . 7 9 3 3 3 3 4 6 1-04
1-05. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10115 10339 4714 4781 449 444 5163 5225 1189 1236 3763 3878 1-05
1-06. Number serviceable (not stored) ........ ............... 9141 9 016 4297 4176 418 389 4 715 4 565 1124 1 157 3 302 3 294 1-0
1-07. Number serviceable stored .... .................. ..289 594 81 317 10' 22 91 339 2 10 196 245 1-07
1-08. Number unserviceable . . . . ........ .. 685 729 336 288 21 33 357 321 63 69 265 339 1-08
2. Looomotives assigned to road freight service at close of month: 672
2-01. Number of steam locomotives.. . . . . . . . 3 354 4 888 1 142 1 611 429 550 1 571 2 161 403 671 1 380 2 056 2-01
2-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . . . . . .... 8774 8015 2 694 2499 486 354 3180 2 853 1673 1 586 3921 3 576 2-02
2-03. Number of electric locomotives. . ................. . 228 241 158 172 16 16 174 188 54 53 2-0
2-04. Number of other locomotives .... ............... 27 2 7 1 1 1 1 26 26 2-0
2-05. Total . . . . . . . . . .......... 12 383 13171 3 994 4282 932 921 4926 5203 2076 2257 5 381 5711 2-05
2-06. Number serviceable (not stored) ... ... .... ..........10 265 9 928 3286 3170 776 646 4062 3 816 1 903 1 908 4300 4204 2-0
2-07. Number serviceable stored . .................. ..621 1 350 51 335 17 56 68 391 22 118 531 841 2-07
2-08. Number unserviceable . . ................. .... 1497 1 893 657 777 139 219 796 996 151 231 550 666 2-08
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month: 1
-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . 447 840 237 487 40 58 277 545 13 18 157 277 3-01
-02. Number of diesel-electrlo locomotives . . . . . . 1 965 1 945 800 783 45 46 845 829 368 367 752 749 3-02
3-03. Number of electric locomotives.... ............... ..229 217 216 199 216 199 13 18 3-0
3-0. Number of other locomotives . ............3-04
3-05. Total . . . ..... ........ ............... 2 641 3 002 1253 1469 85 104 1 338 1 573 381 385 922 1044 3-05
3-06. Number serviceable (not stored) ... ............... .. 2 325 2417 1 066 1 100 76 79 1 142 1179 367 371 816 867 3-06
3-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . .. 64 180 19 99 2 5 21 104 43 76 3-07
3-08. Number unserviceable. . . . .. . . . . . . 252 405 168 270 7 20 175 290 14 14 63 101 3-08
4. Motorcars owned at close of month:
4-01. Number serviceable . . . . . . ........2 377 2413 2092 2 121 5 4 2097 2125 154 158 126 130 4-01
4-02. Number unserviceable. . . ..................... . 201 181 172 152 2 172 154 6 3 23 24 4-02
4-03. Total .... . . . . . . . . . .. .. 2 578 2 594 2 264 2273 5 6 2 269 2279 160 161 149 154 4-03
5. Freight cars on line at close of month:
Home care,
5-01. Number serviceable ..... . . . . . .. 729289 843348 248584 297 250 89544 91 48 338126 388678 106807 126626 284 354 328044 5-01
5-02. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . 64837 109 512 33 691 72685 1 885 5 088 35577 77773 7666 8399 21592 23340 5-02
5-03. Total. . . . . . . . . . . ... .. . 794126 952 860- 282 275 369 93.5 91 430 96 516 373 705 466 451 114 475 135025 305 946 351 384 5-03
Foreign cars,
5-04. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 1113424 964569 495601 407227 48439 41 783 544320 449010 158978 139376 410 126 376181 5-04
5-05. Number unserviceable.. . . . . 7 ..039 6 576 2 931 2 525 67 74 2 998 2 59 957 1 378 3 084 2599 5-0
5-06. Total . . . . . . . . ......... 120 463 971145 498012 409752 48506 41857 547318 451609 159 935 140 756 413210 378780 5-0
All cars (home and foreign),
5-07. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . .. .1842 7135 1807 917 744 465 704477 137 983 153 211 882 448 837688 265 785 266 004 694 480 704225 5-07
5-08. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . 71876 116088 36622 75210 1 955 5162 38575 80 372 8625 9777 2: 4 676 25939 5-08
5-09. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1914589 1924005 781 007 779687 139936 138 373 921 023 918060 274410 275 781 719156 730 164 -09
6. Freight cars owned at close of month . . . . . . . . 1705158 1728406 656 454 678981 158781 157 743 815235 836 724 265205 264835 624 71& 626847
7. Passenger-train cars owned at close of month:
7-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 28025 29051 13108 13 677 801 857 13909 14534 3 635 3 743 10 481 10 774 7-01
7-02. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 2 284 2 530 1 474 1 724 23 21 1 497 1 745 228 208 559 577 7-02
7-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30 309 31581 14582 15401 824 878 15406 16279 36863 3 951 11040 11351 7-03
AVERAGES ----
8. Percent unserviceable of total locomotives at close of month:
8-01. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service . . . . 6.8 7.1 7.1 6.0 4.7 7.4 6.9 6.1 5.3 5.6 7.0 8.7 8-01
8-02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service. . . . . 12.1 14.4 16.4 18.1 14.9 23.8 16.2 19.1 7.3 10.2 10.2 11.7 8-02
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service. . . . 9.5 13.5 13.4 18.4 8.2 19.2 13.1 18.4 3.7 3.6 6.8 9.7 8-03
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motor cars at close of month . . . 7.8 7.0 7.6 6.7 33.3 7.6 6.8 3.8 1.9 15.4 15.6 9
10. Percent unservicoeable of freight cars on line at close of month:
10-01. Home oars . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8.2 11.5 11.9 19.6 2.1 5.3 9.5 16.7 6.7 6.2 7.1 6.6 10-01
10-02. Foreign cars .. . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 .7 .6 .6 .1 .2 .5 .6 .6 1.0 .7 .7 10-02
10-03. All cars (home and foreign) .... ................. .. 3.8 6.0 4.7 9.6 1.4 3.7 4.2 8.8 3.1 3.5 3.4 3.6 10-03
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train oars. 7.5 8.0 10.1 11.2 2.8 2.4 9.7 10.7 5.9 5.3 5.1 5.1 11
12. Miles per locomotive-day:
12-01. Serviceable road freight locomotives. . . . . . . 149.7 147.4 156.6 152.6 130.9 136.5 151.8 149.9 121.1 108.7 160.3 162.7 12-01
12-02. All road freight locomotives..... ................ 123.4 109.5 128.3 111.0 109.4 92.0 124.8 107.6 110.1 91.6 127.2 118.1 12-02
12-03. Service able road passenger locomotives. ............. 319.6 311.9 258.2 256.2 275.7 271.9 259.6 257.5 310.8 287.2 407.1 397.4 12-03
12-04. All road passenger locomotives. ... . . . . . .. 276.0 249.1 216.8 190.7 246.2 215.0 218.6 192.3 299.2 274.7 347.7 325.3 12-04
13. Miles per motor oar-day:
13-01. Serviceable motorcars .. . . . . . . . . . 98.7 97.7 99.5 97.4 137.7 143.7 99.6 97.4 80.7 84.7 105.2 116.8 13-01
13-02. All motorcars . . . . . . . . . . . . 91.1 91.0 92.1 90.8 137.7 95.8 92.2 90.8 77.8 83.2 89.6 101.7 13-02
14. Car-miles per freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight care. .......... .......... 47.3 45.4 36.4 36.0 47.8 41.6 38.2 36.9 48.8 44.8 58.3 55.9 14-01
14-02. All freight oars. ............... . . . . . 45.5 42.6 34.7 32.5 47.0 40.0 36.5 33.6 47.3 43.1 56.2 53.9 14-02
15. Net ton-miles per freight .car-day. . . . . . . . . . 956 852 742 642 1,332 1,090 831 710 1,009 878 1,095 1,023 15
16. Percent freight cars on line of freight cars owned . . . . 112.3 111.3 119.0 114.8 88.1 87.7 113.0 109.7 103.5 104.1 115.1 116.5 1b
17. Percent home cars of total freight oars on line . . . . . 41.5 49.5 36.1 47.4 65.3 69.8 40.6 50.8 41.7 49.0 42.5 48.1 17
0 Returns for diesel eleotrlo and electric locomotives represent the number of locomotives, i. e., any combination of locomotive units under a single control at the close of each month.








INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OFW TRANPORT ECONOMIC AMD STAIICS


MOTIVE POWER AND CAR EQUIPMENT OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
Compiled from 152 reports representing 157 steam railways

(CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)

FOR THREE MONTHS ENDED WITH MARCH 1956 AND 1955 -


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


EASTERN DISTRICT
[I UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INCLUDING SOUTHERN REGION WESTERN DISTRICT
ITEM 195 95 POCAHONTAS REGION 199 ITEM No

S1956 1955 55 1 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 19561955


AGGREGATES*
1. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service at close of month:
1-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . .
1-02. Number of diesel-electric 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 etored ...... . . ... . ...........
2-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . .. . . . . ..
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at lose of month:
-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . .
-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. Motorcare owned at close of aonth:
4-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . . . .
4-02. Number unserviceable .. . . . . . . . . ..
4-03. Total . . . . . ...... . . . . . . ..
5. Freight cars on line at close of month:
Home care,
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

N. 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 cars at close of month . . .
10. Percent unserviceable of freight care on line at close of month:
10-01. Home cars . . . . . . . . . . . . .
10-02. Foreign cars. . . . . . . . . . . . ..
10-03. All care (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 oar-day:
13-01. Servleable motorcars .. . . . . . . . . . .
13-02. All motorcars . . . . . . . . . . . .
14. Car-miles per freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight care . . .. ...................
14-02. All freight cars . . . .. .......................
15. Net ton-miles per freight car-day . . . . . . . . ..
16. Percent freight cars on line of freight cars owned . . .. . ..
17. Percent home oars of total freight care on line. . . . . . .


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8457
95
7
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9 129
307
725

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8 693
230
27
12 422
10 215
597
1 610

523
1973
230

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2 343
69
314

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198
2 589

734 070
67 733
801 803

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7 871
1 119 280

1 845 479
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1 921083
1 705 346

28 078
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1953

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1983
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170
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248 714
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655 756

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11.2
9.2
15.4

7.0
.9
3.5
5.1

159.2
126.1
399.5
340.8

108.4
91.7

56.4
54.4
1,060
116.0
43.1


8.8
12.4
11.2
11.8

6.6
.8

4.8,

159.8
115.2
394.7
322.6

117.5
103.7

54.2
52.2
990
116.7
49.2


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1-01
1-02
1-0?
1-04
2-0O
1-02
1-07
1-08

2-01
2-02

2-07
2-04
2-01
2-02
2-07
2-"8



3-01
3-02
3-03
3-04
3-07

5-07
3-08
4-01

4-02
4-03
5-o0
5-02
5-03

5-o4
5-0
5-02
5-07


7-01
7-02
7-03


Returns for diesel electric and electric locomotives represent the number of locomotives, 1. e., any combination of locomotive units operated under a single control at the close of each month.
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.


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

12-01
12-02
12-0
12-04

13-01
13-02

14-01
14-02
17
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