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
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<1969-1970>: Statement / Bureau of Accounts
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v. : ; 29 x 43 cm.
Language:
English
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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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Frequency:
quarterly[1961-]
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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.

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University of Florida
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All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
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oclc - 18539138
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AA00020106:00241

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

Full Text




INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND MTATITIC


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 THE MOUTH OF SEPTEMBER 1956 AND 1955


Statement No. M-240 (OS-F)
SEPTEMBER 1956


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. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service at close of month:0
1-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . 1246 1640 527 724 141 173 060 897 120 150 456b 793 1-01
1-02. Number of diesel-electricO looomotivees . . ... . . . 520 8232 4033 3 874 303 283 4336 4157 1056 106b 3126 3007 1-02
1-03. Number of electric locomotives . . . . . . . .. .89 112 79 101 79 101 2 b 1-04
1-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . .. . . . 6 9 3 3 3 3 6 1-0
1-o 05. Total . . . . . . . . ... ..... 9 861 10 193 4 G4 2 4702 444 456 5086 5156 1180 1220 355 3815 1-05
1-06. Number serviceable (not stored) ........ ............... 9 121 9280 4284 4 290 403 421 4 687 4711 1101 1136 3333 3439 1-0
1-07. Number serviceable stored .......... .................. 161 287 59 137 16 13 75 150 13 1;1. 73 126 1-07
1-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 579 620 299 275 25 22 324 297 66 73 189 250 1-0O
2. Locomotives assigned to road freight service at close of month:0
2-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . 2746 4015 1032 1404 329 443 1361 1647 362 555 102d3 161 3 2-01
2-02. Number of diesel-eleotrlo locomotives . . . . . . 8747 8281 2742 2619 614 396 3356 3015 1292 1481 4099 3785 2-02
2-03. Number of electric locomotives. . . . . . . . 216 247 165 178 16 16 181 194 35 53 2-0
2-0. ,Number of other locomotives . . . . . . ..... ..26 27 1 1 1 1 25 2 2-0
2-0 Total .......... ............................ * * * 11 73 b 12570 3 939 4201 960 856 4 899 5057 1654 20 0 5182 5477 2-05
2-06. Number serviceable (not stored) . . . . . . . 10072 10 406 3312 3 396 815 701 4127 4097 1440 1728 4 505 4581 2-06
2-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . . . . 566 502 55 57 31 19 86 76 35 47 245 379 2-07
2-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 1. 297 1 662 572 74b 114 136 b686 884 179 261 432 517 2-08
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month:0
S-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . 2.71 663 136 :562 35 47 173 409 12 14 86 240 3-01
-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives ............ . 1904 1960 795 80 48 50 .43 652 293 362 766 746 3-02
3-03. Number of electric locomotives . . . . . . . .212 216 201 204 201 204 11 14 3-0
3-0. Number of other looomotlves .. .. .. .. .. . .. ------------ 3
3-05. Total . . . . . ..... ............... .....2387 2 b4 1134 1 366 83 97 1217 1465 305 376 865 1000-
3-06. Number serviceable (not stored) ........ ............... 2131 2386 1008 1078 77 78 1085 1156 27 358 76 672 3-0
3-07. Number serviceable stored ........... .................. 41 71 0 34 2 6 10 40 1 30 31 3-07
3-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 215 384 118 256 4 13 122 269 26 16 67 s7 3-08
4. Motorcars owned at close of month:
4-01. Number serviceable . . ...................... . 2327 2 423 2049 2128 5 5 2054 2133 153 154 120 136 4-01
4-02. Number unserviceable . . ..... ............. ... .205b 189 181 1 7 918181 167 4 6 20 16 4-02
U-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . z. 532 2612 2230 2295 5 5 2235 2 10c 157 160 140 152 4-03
5. Freight care on line at close of month:
Home cars,
5-01. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 709 550 705313 249 699 235587 84525 82388 334 424 318725 94429 99644 280 t97 206944 5-01
5-02. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . 63729 78708 32 546 46207 1.188 2669 33736 48676 7 914 8144 22079 21686 5-02
5-03. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 773279 784 021 282447 282094 85713 85507 368160 367601 102 343 107786 302776 306632 5-03
Foreign cars,
5-04. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 1134100 1117 59.1 484 222 475 357 46649 51444 531071 526 801 153230 155839 44979S 434 951 5-04
5-05. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . .. 7 996 6.593 3383 2.492 54 62 3437 2 554 1129 1231 3 430 268060
5-06 Total. . . . . . . . . . . . 1142096 1 124 184 487 005 477649 46 903 51506 53450 529 55 154 359 157070 453229 4 37759 5-0
All care (hoce and foreign),
5-07. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . 118435 650 o 1822&04 734121 711 244 131374 134 282 865 495 845521 247 659 255 483 730496 721695 5-07
5-08. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . .. 71 725 85 301 35 931 4669 9 1242 2731 37 173 51430 9043 9 375 25 509 24 496 5-08
5-09. Total . . . . . . 1915375 1906205 770052 759 4 3 132616 137013 3 02 L66 696956, 256 702 264 656 756005 746391 -9
6 Freight cars owned at closeof month . . . . . . . . 1712419 1704&03 655&95 659 982 163149 157220 822 144 817202 2 65 451 263959 624 24 623742
7. Passenger-train care owned at close of month:
7-01. Number serviceable.. ........ . . . . . . 2.... 7464 28849 12764 13634 761 831 13525 14465 3542 3657 10397 10727 7-01
7-02. Number unserviceable.. ..... ..................... .. 1S73 2289 1241 1471 16 21 1257 1492 245 255 471 542 7-02
7-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ... 29 437 3113 8 14005 15105 777 852 14 782 15 9 7 3 787 3912 10 66 11 269 7-03
AVERAGES .1 9 -
8. Percent unserviceable of total looomotilves at close of month:
8-01. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service . . . .. 5.9 6.1 6.4 5.8 5.6 4.8 6.4 5.8 5.6 6.0 5.3 6.6 8-01
8-02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service . . . . 11.1 13.2 14.5 17.8 11.9 15.9 14.0 17.5 10.8 12.8 8.3 9.4 9-02
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service . . . .9.0 13.5 10.4 18.7 4.8 13.4 10.0 18.4 8.5 4.8 7.7 9.7 8-03
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motor care at close of month . . .. 8.1 7.2 8.1 7.3 8.] 7.3 2.5 3.8 14.3 10.5 9
10. Percent unserviceable of freight cars on llne at close of month:
10-01. Romec arse............. . .. ............... .. 8.2 10.0 11.5 16.4 1.4 3.1 9.2 13.3 7.7 7.6 7.3 7.0 10-01
10-02. Foreign oars . ... ..... . . . . . . . . 7 .6 .7 .5 .1 .1 .6 .5 .7 .8 .8 .6 10-02
O10-03. All cSars (home and foreign) . . .......... .. . 3.7 4.5 4.7 6.4 .9 2.0 4.1 5.7 3.5 3.5 3.4 3.3 10-03
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train cars. 6.7 7.4 8.9 9.7 2.1 2.5 8.5 9.4 6.5 6.5 4.3 4.8 11
12. Miles per locomotive-day: 6543481
12 -01. S erviceable-road freight locomotives. . . . . . . 148.2 i50.4 145.3 148.2 119.2 139.0 140.2 146.6 145.9 124.3 156.3 163.8 12-01
12-02. All road freight locomotives . . ................. .. 127.0 123.8 122.1 119.1 102.2 113.0 118.2 118.1. 127.1 105.6 135.2 135.7 12-02
12-03. Serviceable road passenger locomotlvees. . ....... 327.0 309.0 252.9 250.9 251.7 262.4 252.8 251.7 359.1 291.9 419.1 393.] 12-03
12-04. All road passenger locomotives . . ............. 293.6 259.6 225.3 199.4 239.5 216.9 226.4 200.6 329.9 274.9 375.0 339.8 12-0O
13. Miles. per motor car-day:
13. 1 s ervicable motorcars ........... . . . . 96.2 100.4 95.9 100,6 130.5 131.7 96.0 100.7 75.4 85.3 126.2 112.6 13-01
13-02. All motoroars .. .. . . . . . . . .... . 88.4 92.8 88.2 93.0 130.5 131.7 88.3 93.1 73.0 82.1 106.8 100.1 13-02
14. car-miles per freight car-dey:
1401. Serviceable freight ars..... . . . . . . . 47.1 48.4 34.8 36.4 50.7 50.. 37.2 38.6 48.2 47.6 58.3 60.2 14-01
14-02. All freight cars ..... .......................... 45.2 46.1 33.1 34.0 50.2 49.1 35.6 36.3 46.5 45.8 56.3 58.] 14,-02
et ton-miles per freight ar-day. . . . . . . . . . 999 996 772 754 1,489 1.416 879 853 1,040 1,020 1.128 1.159 1
1 Percent freight care on line of freight cars owned . . . . . 111.9 111.9 116.9 115.1 81.3 67.] 109.8 109.8 96.7 100.3 121.0 119.7
17. Percent home oars of total freight cars on line. . . . . . .40.4 41.1 36.7 37.1 64.6 62.4 40.8 41.0 39.9 40.7 40.0 41.3 17
SReturns for diesel electric and electric locomotives represent thp number of locomotive, i. e., any combination of locomotive unite operated under a single control at the close of each month.


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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: 1
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:
3-01. Number of steam locomotives . . ... . . . . ..
-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives ... . .. .....
3-03. Number of electric locomotives. . . . . . . . .
3-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . . . ......
3-. Total . . . . . . . . . .............
3-00. 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 . . .. .......................
U-03. Total . . . . . . ............................ .
5. Freight care 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 cars at close of month . . .
10. Percent unserviceable of freight cars on line at close of month:
10-01. Home oars . . . . . . . . . .............
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. . . . . . .
'.2-04. All road passenger locomotives. . . . . . . . .
13. Miles per motor oar-day:
13-01. Servicable motorcars .. . . . . . . . . . .
13-02. All motorcars . . . . . . . . . . . .
14. Car-miles oer freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight oars. . . . . . . . . .
14-02. All freight oars. . . . . . . . . . . .
15. Net ton-miles per freight car-day. . . . . . . . . .
16. Percent freight cars on line of freight cars owned . . . . .
17. Percent home cars of total freight oars on line. . . . . . .


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591
098

4
3 701
3 312
138
251
1 248
3980
51
26
5 205
4 66
439
500

140
774
13

927
816
39
72

125
21
146

294 Z27
22 097
31c 924

421 690
3 573
425 263

715 917
26 270
742 167
625 576

10 433
520
10 953


836
2 990
8
6
3 840
3353
202
285

1 914
3655
53
26
5648
4.366
656
626

274
748
16
1038-
880
56
102

136
18
154

314 8d5
23 556
338 441

398 951
3 035
401 986

713 836
26 591
740 427
625 407

10 7t4
540
11 324


UNITED STATES


1 439
6 441
89
7
9976
9 U88
Z41
647

3 140
8 662
Z30
27
12 059
10 086
535
1 438
688
1971
226

2 585
2 281
50
254

2 z59
193
2 552

737 048
66 257
803 305

1 104 220
7 889
1 112 109

1 841268
74 146
1 915 414
1 709294

27 813
2 073
29 886


z 008
8172
113
9
10 302
9135
465
6.81

4648
8026
247
27
12 948
10064
1036
1 848

790
1969
217

2976
2442
135
399
2432
176
2 608

790 823
98 894
b89 717

1022 566
7 045
1 029 611

1813 389
105 939
1 919 528
1 720 384

29 047
2397
31444


EASTERN DISTRICT


568
3 995
79
3
4 o45
4 49
82
214

1 116
2 716
163

3995
3 311
51
633

199
814
13
1 226
1 058
9
159

2075
167
2 42

251 151
34 040
285 191

482 524
3133
485 457

733 475
37 173
770 648
657 713

12 992
1 02
14 294


834
3 840
103
3
4 780
4234
251
294

1 5u4
2539
178

4291
3274
233
764

443
"03
201

1447
1114
72
261

2134
154
2288


272 008
62 633
334 641

437 543
2621
440 2 64

709 651
65 254
774 905
672 723

13 700
1611
15 311


POCAHONTAS REGION


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 NINE MONTHS ENDED WITH SEPTEMBER 1956 AND 1955


EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDING
POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


4- -I. 4 I


152
296

448
416
10
22
377
524
16
1
918
778
20
120
37
45


82
76
2
4

5

5

88 966
1 712
90 678

47 697
94
47 791

136 663
1 806
138 469
160 534

788
21
809


171
281

452
398
19
35

532
360
16
1
909
652
53
204

57
48


105
83
4
18

5

5

88 106
4048
92 154

44 893
79
44 972

132 999
4127
137 126
157 453

847
21
868


720
4291
79
3
5093
4 665
92
236

1493
3 240
179
1
4 913
4089
71
753

236
859
213

1 .08
1 134
11
163

2 080
167
2 L47

340 117
35 752
375 869

530 021
3 227
533 248

870 135
38 979
909117
818 247
13 780
1 2o23
15 103


1955


1005
4121
103
3
5232
4 632
270
329

2 11 5
2 889
194
1
5 200
3926
206
988

500
851
201

1552
1197
76
279

2139
154
2293

360114
66 681
426 795

482 536
2 700
485 236

842 650
69 3dl1
912 031
830176

14 547
1632
16 179


128
1052
2

1 182
1 111
11
60

399
1 442

1 841
1 631
25
185

12
a38


350
331
19

154
5
159

102 7 04
7 808
110 512
152 509
1 089
153 598

255 13
6 897
264 110
265 471

3 600
230
3 830


1955


167
1061
2

1230
12530
1150
13
67
618
1482

2 100
1772
94
234

16
370


366
365
3
18

157
4
161

115 824
8657
124 481

141 07 9
1310
142 38S

256 903
9 967
266 870
264 801

3 716
225
3 941


1- 1 r r 1 1 1 t


6.5
11.9
9.8
7.6

8.2
.7
3.9
6.9
148.9
124.5
322.1
284.2

100.2
92.7

46.6
44.8
949
112.1
41.9


6.6
14.3
13.4
6.7

11.1
.7
5.5
7.6

147.8
114.9
311.0
255.2

98.0
91.4

46.6
44.0
910
111.6
46.4


6.8
15.8
13.0
7.4

11.9
.6
4.8
9.1
149.7
124.1
256.2
221.1

100.8
93.3

35.5
33.8
736
117.2
37.0


6.2
18.3
18.0
6.7

18.7
.6
8.4
10.5

148.2
113.1
253.5
195.2

97.9
91.3

36.0
33.0
691
115.2
43.2


4.9
13.1
4.9

1.9
.2
1.3
2.6

126.0
106.8
267.2
247.7

135.2
135.2

48.3
47.7
1 371
86.3
65.5


7.7
22.4
17.1

4.4
.2
3.0
2.4

137.4
98.6
265.6
209.9

132.6
132.6

a45.4
4.0
1 236
87.1
67.2


6.6
15.3
12.5
7.4

9.5
.6
4.3
8.8

145.2
120.8
256.9
222.7

100.9
93.4

37.5
35.9
833
111.1
41.3


6.3
19.0
18.0
6.7
15.6
.6
7.6
10.1
146.4
110.5
254.3
196.2

98.0
91.4

37.5
34.6
773
109.9
46.8


5.1
10.0
5.4
3.1

7.1
.7
3.4
6.0

135.5
120.1
323.5
306.0

80.7
78.2

48.4
46.8
1,005
99.5
41.8


5.4
11.1
4.7
2.5

7.0
.9
3.7
5.7
120.0
101.3
291.6
275.7

84.5
82.4

47.0
45.2
947
100.8
46.6


* a L t a fl _____________________ -


Returns for diesel electrlo, and electric locomotives represent the number of locomotives, i. e., any combination
* Cumulative figures shown in this statement represent averages of the number of units of equipment reported at the
The averages are computed for each railway separately and then totaled.


6.8
9.4
7.8
14.4

7.2
.8
3.5
4.7

157.4
129.5
412.1
362.7

113.1
96.8

57.1
55.0
1,071
118.6
42.7


7.4
11.1
9.8
11.7

7.0
.8
3.6
4.8

160.4
124.0
396.1
335.8

113.8
100.5

57.2
55.1
1,065
118.4
45.7


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ITEM No.


8-01
8-02
9-03
9
10-01
10-02
10-03
11
12-01
12-02
12-03
12-04
13-01
13-oe

14-oi
14-02
15
16
17


of locomotive units operated under a single control at the close of each month.
close of each month within the cumulative period.


1. 400411


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