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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United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- Bureau of Transport Economics and Statistics
United States -- Interstate Commerce Commission. -- 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-
General Note:
"Compiled from ... reports representing ... railroads (class I switching and terminal companies included)."
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Title from caption.

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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
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Train and yard service of class I railroads in the United States
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Financial and operating statistics for the ... Class I railroads

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Sawedtoreyisn, A INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION Ste No.-240(OS
BUREAU o TRANSORT NOO C AND 'AT.' SI No. M-240 (0
AUGUST 1956
UNIV. Op FL :I E-IVE P0 AND CAR EQUIPMENT OF CLASS I STEAM RAILWAYS IN THE UNITED STATES
,E9CUy&NT'3 [M3PT. S Compiled from 152 reports representing 157 steam railways

711 J 95R S (CLASS I SWITCHING AND TERMINAL COMPANIES INCLUDED)
I EPO~~~1TrP~i _lFOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST 1956 AND 1955

U.S. DEPCO^T9,9 'Y --"--
1EASTERN DISTRICT
TE 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. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service at close of month:0
1-01. Number of steam locomotives . ................... 1 272 1 865 528 742 135 172 663 914 121 147 488 804 1-01
1-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . ... ............ 8444 8194 4011 3858 301 279 4312 4137 1049 1 061 3083 2996 1-02
1-0. Number of electric locomotives . . ............... 89 110 80 99 80 99 2 2 7 9 1-0
1-04. Number of other locomotives . . . .............. 6 9 3 3 3 3 6 1-0
1-0. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . 9811 10 178 4 622 4702 436 451 5058 5153 1172 1210 3581 3815 1-0
1-02. Number serviceable (not stored) ........ ............... 9081 9253 4280 4285 406 416 4686 4701 1106 1138 3289 3414 1-0
1-07. Number serviceable stored . . ..................... .. 166 315 59 144 13 12 72 156 13 9 81 150 1-07
1-08. Number unserviceable. . . .......................... ... 564 610 283 273 17 23 300 296 53 63 211 251 1-08
2. Locomotives assigned to road freight service at close of month:-
2-01. Number of steam locomotives . ... ................ 2 840 4 165 1 054 1 467 340 448 1 394 1 915 363 558 1 083 1 692 2-01
2-02. Number of diesel-electrlc locomotives . ... ............ 8738 8179 2750 2597 573 371 3323 2968 1304 1471 4111 3740 2-02
2-03. Number of electric locomotives. . ................. .. 216 248 163 181 16 16 179 197 37 51 2-03
2-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . . .. 26 27 1 1 1 1 25 26i 2-
2-05. Total ......... ............................ ... 11820 12619 3967 4245 930 836 4897 5 081 1667 2029 5256 5509 2-05
2-06. Number serviceable (not stored) ... ............... .. 10 110 10 315 3329 3392 804 674 4133 4066 1454 1726 4523 4523 2-06
2-07. Number serviceable stored .... .................. ..417 595 67 70 15 25 82 95 37 54 298 446 2-07
2-08. Number unserviceable. .......................... 1293 1709 571 783 11 137 682 920 176 249 435 540 2-08
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month:0274 -
-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . .......... 291 678 152 370 35 48 187 418 12 14 92 246 3-01
3-02. Number of dtesel-elactrio looomotivei . . .. ............ 1957 1977 815 804 47 51 862 855 297 366 798 756 3-02
3-0:. Number of leotriol t locomoti ve . . . . ... ......... 217 222 206 207 206 207 11 15 3-o0
3-04. Number of other locomotives . .... ................. -
3-0.: .Totb o. . c . . ............... 2 465 2877 1 173 1 381 82 99 1 255 1 480 309 380 g90 l
3-0. Number serviceable (not stored) . . . . ...... 2 225 2418 1 048 1 108 80 84 1128 1 192 285 354 812 872 3-06
3-07. Number berviceable stored . . . . . ...... 41 80 8 40 1 4 9 44 1 1 31 35 3-07
3-08. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . ..199 379 117 233 1 11 118 244 23 25 58 110 3:-08
4. Motorcarl owned at close of month:
4-01. Number serviceable . . ........................ .. 2322 2439 2042 2144 5 4 2047 2148 153 155 122 136 4-01
4-02. Number unserviceable . . .............. 205 206 177 181 1 177 182 5 6 23 18 4-02
4-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2527 2 645 2 219 2 325 5 5 2224 2330 158 161 145 154 4-03
5. Freight care on line at close of month:
Home oars,
5-01. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 748 001 717527 256 694 237182 90 466 81486 347160 318668 101 486 102327 299 3555 296 532 5-01
5-02. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . 68513 84 916 35 437 49 416 1 225 2851 36 662 52267 7857 9010 23 994 23639 5-02
5-03. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 816 514 802 443 292 131 286 598 91 691 84 337 383 822 370 935 109 343 111 337 323 349 320 171 5-03
Foreign cars,
5-04. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 1104 529 1107 891 474 798 483409 47 399 49 444 522197 532 853 146 082 143384 436250 431 654 5-04
5-05. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . .. 8194 8018 3 422 2903 77 95 3499 2998 1 031 1386 3664 3634 5-05
5-06. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 112 723 1115 909 478220 486312 47476 49539 525696 535 851 147113 144770 439914 435288 5-0
All cars (home and foreign),
5-07. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 1 852 530 1825 418 731 492 720 591 137 865 130 930 869357 851 521 247 568 245 711 735 605 728 186 5-07
5-08. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . 76 707 92934 38859 52319 1 302 2946 40161 55265 8888 10 396 27658 27273 5-08
5-09. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1 929237 1918 352 770 351 772 910 139167 133 876 909518 906 786 256456 256 107 763263 755459 -09
6. Freight oars owned at close of month . . . . . . . . 1714 080 1707 061 659834 661 679 162 881 156 831 822 715 818 510 265 746 264 351 625 619 624 200
7. Passenger-train cars owned at close of month:
7-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 27 650 28 956 12 896 13 653 776 836 13 672 14 489 3 570 35683 10 408 10 784 7-01
7-02. Number unserviceable.. . . . . . . . . . .. ,1818 2284 1127 1533 21 20 1148 1553 221 234 449 497 7-02
7-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29468 31240 14023 15186 797 856 14820 16042 3791 3917 10857 11281 7-03

AVERAGES _________ _________
8. Percent unserviceable of total locomotives at close of month:
8-01. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service. . . . 5.7 6.0 6.1 5.8 3.9 5.1 5.9 5.7 4.5 5.2 5.9 6.6 8-01
8-02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service. . . . . 10.9 13.5 14.4 18.4 11.9 16.4 13.9 18.1 10.6 12.3 8.3 9.8 8-02
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service. . . . 8.1 13.2 10.0 16.9 1.2 11.1 9.4 16.5 7.4 6.6 6.4 10.8 8-03
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motor cars at close of month . . . 8.1 7.8 8.0 7.8 20.0 8.0 7.8 3.2 3.7 15.9 11.7 9
10. Percent unserviceable of freight cars on line at close of month:
10-01. Home cars . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8.4 10.6 12.1 17.2 1.3 3.4 9.6 14.1 7.2 8.1 7.4 7.4 10-01
10-02. Foreign cars . . . . . . . . . . . . .7 .7 .7 .6 .2 .2 .7 .6 .7 1.0 .8 .8 10-02
10-03. All cars (home and foreign) . . . . . . . . 4.0 4.8 5.0 6.8 .9 2.2 4.4 6.1 3.5 4.1 3.6 3.6 10-03
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train oars. . 6.2 7.3 8.0 10.1 2.6 2.3 7.7 9.7 5.8 6.0 4.1 4.4 11
12. Miles per locomotive-day:
12-01. Serviceable road freight locomotives. . . . . . . 149.0 150.8 145.7 148.0 124.8 142.0 141.6 147.0 146.4 123.4 156.5 164.6 12-01
12-02. All road freight locomotives . . . . . . . . 126.3 122.0 120.6 117.3 107.5 108.0 118.1 115.8 127.1 104.6 133.7 134.1 12-02
1.2-03. Serviceable road passenger locomotives. . . . . . 328.5 312.6 254.4 251.6 255.0 252.3 254.4 251.6 351.8 292.6 423.6 403.4 12-03
12-04. All road passenger locomotives. . . . . . . . 295.4 262.3 225.0 200.7 245.5 203.8 226.5 200.9 324.0 274.1 383.4 348.5 12-0
13. Mlles per motor oar-day:
13-01. Servicable motorcars .. . . . . . . . . . 103.2 101.7 103.2 101.3 133.0 127.4 103.2 101.4 90.5 94.6 117.7 115.2 13-01
13-02. All motorcars . . . . . . . . . . . . 95.3 94.4 95.4 94.0 133.0 127.4 95.5 94.1 87.1 92.2 101.4 101.1 13-02
14. Car-miles per freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight oars . . . . . ........ 46.6 47.7 34.8 35.7 49.2 49.5 37.2 37.8 48.0 47.4 57.1 59.2 14-01
14-02. All freight oars. . . . . . . . . . . . 44.7 45.3 33.0 33.1 48.6 48.4 35.5 35.4 46.2 45.5 55.0 57.1 11t-02
15. Net ton-miles per freight car-day. . . . . . . . . . 965 968 749 738 1,450 1,393 861 835 1,019 992 1,068 1,120 1
16. Percent freight care on line of freight cars owned .......... .. 112.6 112.4 116.7 116.8 85.4 85.4 110.6 110.8 96.5 96.9 122.0 121.0
17. Percent home oars of total freight oars on line. ............ . 42.3 41.8 37.9 37.1 65.9 63.0 42.2 40.9 42.6 43.5 42.4 42.4 17


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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.








2 INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION. St.amet M-2 (0S-1
-eBUREAU OF TRANSORT ECONOMICS AND MWATI Stte o. M- ( -F)


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 EIGHT MONTHS ENDED WITH AUGUST 1956 AND 1955 -

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

1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955 1956 1955
AGGREGATES*
1. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service at close of month:
1-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . 1464 2030 573 849 154 171 727 1020 129 169 608 841 1-01
1-02. Number of diesel-eleotric locomotives . . . . . .. 8438 8173 3992 3839 295 281 4287 4120 1053 1059 3098 2994 1-02
1-03. Number of electric locomotives. . . . . . . . 91 111 81 101 81 101 2 2 8 8 l-0
1-04. Number of other locomotives . ................... 7 9 3 3 3 3 4 6 1-0
1-05. Total . . . . . ............................ . 10o000o 10323 4649 4792 449 452 5098 5244 1184 1230 3718 3849 1-05
1-06. Number serviceable (not stored) . . . . . . . 9085 9128 4247 4234 417 395 4664 4629 1111 1151 3310 3348 1-o
1-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . . . .256 509 87 266 10 20 97 286 12 13 147 210 1-07
1-08. Number unserviceable . . . ... . . . . . . 659 686 315 292 22 37 337 329 61 66 261 291 1-08
2. Locomotives assigned to road freight service at close of month:0
2-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . 3188 4731 1126 1609 382 543 1508 2152 404 626 1276 1953 2-01
2-02. Number of diesel-electrlo locomotives . . . . . .. 8 662 7 992 2 717 2 515 514 356 3 231 2871 1462 1 483 3 969 3 638 2-02
2-03. Number of electric locomotives. . . . . . . . 231 247 163 178 16 16 179 194 52 53 2-03
2-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . . . .. ..27 27 1 1 1 1 26 26 2-04
2-05. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . .... .12108 12 997 4006 4 302 91391916 4919 5218 1866 2109 5323 5670 2-0
2-06. Number serviceable (not stored) . . . . . . . 10094 10022 3315 3258 774 646 4089 3904 1655 1778 4350 4340 2-0
2-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . . . . 555 1106 50 258 18 58 68 316 24 101 463 689 2-07
2-08. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . ......1459 1869 641 786 121 212 762 998 187 230 510 641 2-08
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month: 405 803 208 452 38 59 246 511 12 16 147 276 3-01
3_01. Number of steam locomotives .. .. .. .. .. .. .. .. ,405 803 208 452 38 59 246 511 12 16 147 276 3-01
3-02. Number of dIesel-eleotrlo locomotives . . . . . ."1 982 1971 819 806 44 48 863 854 343 369 776 748 3-02
3-03. Number of electric locomotives . . . . . . ... .227 215 214 199 214 199 13 16 3-0
3-0 Number of other locomotives.... .... ...................-0
3-0T. t other loco...ot . . ... . . . ............... 2614 2989 1241 1451 045 1323 1564 355 385 936 1040
3-06. Number se.rviceable (not stored) . . . . . . . 2302 2447 1067 1120 76 85 1143 1205 338 364 821 878 3-0
3-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . . . . 50 142 9 77 2 4 11 81 3 39 58 3-07
3-08. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . . 262 400 165 260 4 18 169 278 17 18 76 104 3-08
4. Motorcars owned at close of month:
4-. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 2364 2433 2080 2134 5 5 2085 2139 154 157 125 137 .4-01
4-02. Number unserviceable...... ... . . . . . . . .189 175 163 152 1 163 153 5 4 21 18 4-02
4-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2553 2608 2 243 2286 5 6 2248 2292 159 161 146 155 4-03
5. Freight oars on line at close of month:
Home oars,
5-01. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 740490 801504 251310 276519 89522 88764 340832 365283 103738 117847 295920 318374 5-01
5-02. Number unserviceable . . . . .. . ........ 66577 101426 34228 64690 1778 4221 36006 68911 7796 8724 22775 23791 5-02
5-02. Total. .N ..r............ .............. .. 807067 902 930 285538 341209 91300 92985 376838 434194 111534 126571 318695 342165 5-03
Foreign cares,
-0o4. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 1100483 1010697 482086 432930 47801 44075 529887 477005 152417 139235 418179 394457 5-04
5-05 Number unserviceable . . . . . . . 7 881 7095 3102 2638 100 81 3202 2719 1085 1316 3594 3060 -0
5-05. Number unserviceable.......................1
5-06. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1108364 1017792 485188 435568 47901 44156 533089 479724 153502 140551 421773 397517 5-0
All cars (home and foreign),
5-07. Number servitceable . . . . . . . . . .. 1 840973 1812201 733396 709449 137323 132839 870719 842288 256155 257082 714099 712831 5.07
5-08. Number unserviceable. . . ................... 74458 108521 37330 67328 1878 4302 39208 71630 8881 10040 26369 26851 5-08
5-09. Total...................................... 1915431 1920722 770726 776777 139201 137141 909927 913918 265036 267122 740468 739682 5
6. Freight care owned at close of month . ......... . . . . . 1708915 1722319 657557 674312 160208 157482 817765 831794 265474 264909 625676 625616
7 .Pas enger-train cars owned at close of month: .. ....... 27858 29075 13018 13708 793 848 13811 14556 3608 3725 10439 10794 7-01
7-02. Number snserviceable . . .... ..................... .. 2088 2407 1312 1627 21 21 1333 1648 227 221 528 538 7-02
7-03. Total .Nv e. ... ............................ .. 29946 31482 14330 15335 814 869 15144 16204 3835 3946 10967 11332 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 6.8 6.1 4.9 8.2 6.6 6.3 5.2 5.4 7.0 7.6 8-01
8-02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service. . . . . 12.0 14.4 16.0 18.3 13.3 23.1 15.5 19.1 10.0 10.9 9.6 11.3 8-02
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service. . . . 10.0 13.4 13.3 17.8 4.9 16.8 12.8 17.8 4.8 4.7 8.1 10.0 8-03
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motor cars at close of month . . . 7.4 6.7 7.3 6.6 16.7 7.3 6.7 3.1 2.5 14.4 11.6 9
10. Percent unserviceable of freight cars on line at close of month:
10-01. Home cars . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8.2 11.2 12.0 19.0 1.9 4.5 9.6 15.9 7.0 6.9 7.1 7.0 10-01
10-02. Foreign cars . . . . . . . .. . . . . .7 .7 .6 .6 .2 .2 .6 .6 .7 .9 .9 .8 10-02
10-03. All cars (home and foreign) . . . . . . . . 3.9 5.7 4.8 8.7 1.3 3.1 4.3 7.8 3.4 3.8 3.6 3.6 10-03
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train cars. 7.0 7.6 9.2 10.6 2.6 2.4 8.8 10.2 5.9 5.6 4.8 4.7 11
12. Miles per locomotive-day:
12-01. Serviceable road freight locomotives. . . . . . . 148.8 147.6 150.0 148.2 126.8 137.6 145.6 146.5 134.3 119.5 157.4 160.0 12-01
12-02. All road freight locomotives. . . . . . . . . 124.1 113.8 124.1 112.3 107.5 97.0 121.0 109.6 119.1 100.7 128.6 122.5 12-02
!.2-03. Serviceable road passenger locomotives. . . . . . 320.3 311.2 255.3 253.0 267.9 260.5 256.1 253.6 318.9 293.3 410.3 397.9 12-03
12-04. All road passenger locomotives. . . . . . . . 282.1 254.8 219.5 194.5 248.3 206.9 221.3 195.4 303.7 277.3 359.9 335.9 12-04
13. Miles per motor oar-day:
13-01. Servicable motorcars .. . . . . . . . . . 100.7 97.7 101.4 97.6 135.8 132.7 101.4 97.7 81.4 84.5 112.0 113.1 13-01
13-02. All motorcars . . . . . . . . . . . . 93.2 91.1 94.0 91.1 135.8 110.6 94.1 91.2 78.9 82.4 95.9 100.0 13-02
14. Car-miles oer freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight oars . . ................... .. 46.6 46.3 35.6 35.9 47.9 44.8 37.6 37.3 48.5 47.0 56.9 56.8 14-01
14-02. All freight oars. . .............. 44.8 43.7 33.9 32.8 47.2 43.4 35.9 34.4 46.8 45.2 54.9 54.7 1l-02
1i. Net ton-miles per freight car-day. . . . . . . . . . 942 899 731 683 1 353 1.216 826 763 1,001 940 1,063 1.052 1
1. Percent freight cars on line of freight cars owned . . . . . 112.1 111.5 117.2 115.2 66.9 67.1 111.3 109.9 99.8 100.8 118.3 118.2
17. Percent home cars of total freight oars on line. . . . . . 4.2.1 47.0 37.0 43.9 65.6 67.8 41.4 47.5 42.1 47.4 43.0 46.3 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.


Sumuaverfigures sown 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.


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