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
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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UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


II3 1262 08854 209611 1Pll111111
3 1262 08854 2096


INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION
BUREAU OF TRANSPORT ECONOMICS AND MWrATI8ETC


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 MONTH OF OCTOBER 1956 AND 1955


Statement No. M-240 (OS-F)

OCTOBER 1956


i I. I I 1


"-- -' AGGREGATES
i. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service at close
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
2-01. Number of steam locomotives .... . . ...
2-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . . .
P-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
3-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . .
-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives.....
3-03. Number of electric locomotives. . . . .
3-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . .
3-05. Total . . ..... ..........
3-06. Number serviceable (not stored.5 . . . .
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 oars,
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 . . . . . . . . . . .


UNITED STATES


EASTERN DISTRICT


POCAHONTAS REGION


EASTERN DISTRICT
INCLUDING
POCAHONTAS REGION


SOUTHERN REGION


WESTERN DISTRICT


I t I I I r I
1956


* 4. 4. t t I I


of month:






month:0







of month:%


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. . . . . . ..
12-04. All road passenger locomotives. . . . . .. . ..
13. Miles per motor oar-day:
13-01. Servicable motorcars .. . . . . . . . . .
13-02. All motorcars . .............. . . . . . ..
14. Oar-miles oer freight car-day:
14-01. Serviceable freight cars . ... .....................
14-02. All freight oars. . . . .. ........................
15. Net ton-miles per freight car-day. . . . . . . . . .
16. Percent freight oars on line of freight oars owned ... ...........
17. Percent home cars of total freight oars on line. . .......... ..


1193
8509
88
6
9796
9145
147
504
2577
8913
221
26
11 737
10203
367
1167

235
1 904
215
2354
2 124
48
182
2364
181
2545

698 931
62 645
761576
1155 221
7446
1162 667

1 854152
70091
1924243
1 712140
27 375
2078
29 453


1784
8 264
108
8
10 164
9294
263
607
3909
8336
243
27
12 515
10 479
420
1 616

617
1948
220
2785
2 355
70
360

2420
196
2616

683 302
72 461
755763

1 157 255
7728
1 164 983
1840557
80 189
1 920 746
1 704 176
28588
2 250
30 838


5C 3
4014
77
3
4597
4302
51
244

958
2 862
166

3 98 6
3439
41
506

108
806
204

.118
1003
10
105

2089
155
2244

243 547
31 586
275133

500 446
3127
503573

743 993
34 713
778 706
656 792
12 785
1291
14076


690
3889
98
3
4680
4278
120
282
1362
2646
173

4 181
3 413
40
728

327
800
207

1 334
1067
26
241
2 131.
168
2 299

230 655
42 162
272 817
496 573
2914
499 487

727 22 8
45 076
772 304
658882

13 387
1434
14 821


139
305

444
409
12
23

325
617
19
1
962
82 5
28
10oS

40
43

83
79
3
1
4
1
5

88 622
1188
89 810

48 435
79
48 514
137 057
1267
138 324
163 495
759
18
777


171
280

451
418
10
23

442
415
16
1
874
719
14
141

45
48

93
79
2
12

4
1
5

80 147
2471
82 61 8
51 972
72
52 044

132 119
2 543
134 662
157 312

825
20
845


642
4 319
77
3
5041
4 711
63
267

1283
3479
185
1
4948
4264
69
1 5

148
849
204
1201
1082
13
106

2093
156
2249

332169
32 774
364 943

548 881
3 206
552087

881050
35 980
917 030
822 287
13 544
1309
14 853


8661
4169
98
3
5 131
4696
1,30
305
1 804
3 061
189
1
5055
4132
54
869

372
848
207

1427
1146
28
253

2 135
169
2 304

310 802
44 633
355435
548545
2 986
551 531
859347
47619
906 966
816 194
14 212
1454
15 666


1956


Ill
1066
2
1179
1122
14
43
319
1297

161 6
1446
30
140
12
294

306
280

26

153
4
157


97249
7 566
104 815

159180
1187
160367
256 429
8753
265182
265539

3 548
261
3 809


142
1063
2
1 207
1 140
9
58
503
1497

2 000
1757
19
224
12
358

370
353
2
15

154
6
160

96756
7825
104 581
165 494
1358
166 852
262 250
9183
271 433
263 505

3668
242
3 910


440
3124
9
3
3576
3312
70
194
975
4137
36
25
5173
4493
268
412
75
761
11

847
762
35
50

118
21
139

269 513
22 30 5
291 81 8

447 160
3053
450 213

716 673
25 358
742 031
624 314
10 283
508
10 791


781
3032
8
5
3 826
3458
124
244
1602
3778
54
26
5 460
4590
347
523
233
742
13
988
856
40
92

131
21
152

275744
20003
295747

443 216
3 384
446 600
718 960
23 387
742 347
624477
10708
554
11 262


* I P t r T T 1 1 T 7


5.1
9.9
7.7
7.1
8.2
.6
3.6
7.1

153.5
132.6
331.6
297.6

103.9
96.0
48.8
47.0
1,020
112.4
39.6


6.0
12.9
12.9
7.5
9.6
.7
4.2
7.3
152.0
126.6
307.6
259.2
96.8
89.7

49.3
47.2
1,022
112.7
39.3


5.3
12.7
9.4
6.9

11.5
.6
4.5
9.2
149.9
127.7
259.7
232.0
103.9
96.1
36.1
34.4
789
118.2
35.3


6.0
17.4
18.1
7.3
15.5
.6
5.8
9.7
151.0
122.7
252.0
200.2

96.4
89.4

37.3
35.0
783
117.2
35.3


5.2
11.3
1.2
20.0

1.3
.2
.9
2.3

123.4
105.3
253.9
238.6

133.3
133.3

53.0
52.5
1 541
84.6
64.9


5.1
16.1
12.9
20.0

3.0
.1
1?
2.4
137.9
113.2
264.2
219.7

132.0
132.0
50.6
49.6
1, 457
85.6
61.4


5.3
12.4
8.8
6.9

9.0
.6
3.9
8.8

144.7
123.3
259.3
232.5

104.0
96.2

38.7
37.1
901l
111.5
39.8


5.9
17.2
17.7
7.3

12.6
.5
5.3
9.3
148.8
121.1
253.1
201.5

96.5
89.5

39.4
37.2
885
111.1
39.2


3.6
8.7
8.5
2.5

7.2
.7
3.3
6.9
153.7
135.7
365.0
332.8

79.1
77.1

49.9
48.2
1,067
99.9
39.5


4.8
11.2
4.1
3.8

7.5
.8
3.4
6.2
125.8
108.6
291.3
278.0

81.1
78.0

48.2
46.5
1,036
103.0
38.5


5.4
8.0
5.9
15.1

7.6
.7
3.4
4.7
161.6
140.4
421.8
377.0

133.8
113.7

60.6
58.5
1, 149
118.9
39.3


6.4
9.6
9.3
13.6

6.8
.8
3.2
4.9

164.9
138.3
386.8
336.2

119.0
104.9

61.5
59.5
1,182
118.9
39.8


ITEM No.


1-01
1-02
1-04
1-04
1-07
1-02
1-07
1-08
2-01
2-02
2-07
2-Oz
2-07
2-01


3-07

3-02



3,-0l
3-02
34-03
r-01
3-02







5-o14
3-07
3-OZ










7-01







7-02
7-03
4-03


8-01
8-02
8-3
9

10-01
10-02
10-03
11
12-01
12-02
12-04
12-0o
13-01
13-02

14-01
14-02

17
17


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


I I I I -


1956








IINTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION N U,(
page 2 BUREAU OF TRANmPOT BOOMC AND 8rATI1nMC StUft Nt. M-Z40 (OS-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 TEN MONTHS ENDED 0fTH OCTOBER 1956 AND 1955

EASTERN DISTRICT
E UNITED STATES EASTERN DISTRICT POCAHONTAS REGION INOLUDINO 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:
1-01. Number of steam locomotives . ................. . 1416 1984 560 819 152 171 712 990 127 164 577 830 1-01
1-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . ............... 8 451 8185 4001 3846 295 281 4296 4127 1054 1061 3101 2997 1-02
1-03. Number of electric looomotives . . . . . . ... 89 113 79 103 79 103 2 1 a 0 1-0
1-04. Number of other locomotives .... ................. 6 9 3 3 3 3 1-0
1-0. Total. . ....... ............... 9962 10291 4643 4771 447 452 5090 5223 1163 1227 3689 3841 -
1-0o. Number serviceable (not stored) .. ........... . . 9095 9157 4255 4241 415 400 4670 4641 1113 1148 3 312 3368 1-06
1-07. Number ssrvilceable stored . . . . . . .. . .233 461 79 238 11 17 90 255 11 13 132 193 1-07
1-08. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 634 673 309 292 21 35 330 327 59 66 245 280 1-08
2. Locomotives assigned to road freight service at close of month:0
2-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . 3084 4581 1101 1567 371 524 1472 2091 391 607 1 221 1883 2-01
2-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . . . . . . 6697 8056 2733 2537 534 365 3 267 2902 1428 1486 4002 3668 2-02
2-03. Number of electric locomotives. . . . . . . . 228 246 163 177 16 16 179 193 49 53 2-03
2-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . . . . 27 27 1 1 1 1 26 26 -04
2-05. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12036 12910 3 997 4 21. 922 906 4919 5 187 1 819 2093 5298 5630 2-05
2-06. Number serviceable (not stored) . . .. . . . . . 10106 10103 3325 3289 783 658 4108 3947 1612 1771 4386 4385 2-06
2-07. Number serviceable stored . .. . . . . . . . .519 979 50 217 20 5,0 70 267 26 87 423 625 2-07
2-08. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . . . .. 1411 1828 622 775 119 198 741 973 181 235 489 620 2-08
3. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service at close of month: 0
3-01. Number of steam locomotives . . . . . . . . 3..71 769 190 428 37 56 227 484 12 15 132 270 -01
3-02. Number of diesel-electric locomotives . . . . . . 1967 1964 814 804 45 48 859 852 333 365 775 747 -02
3-03. Number of electric locomotives. . . . . . . . 225 217 212 201 212 201 13 16 3-03
3-04. Number of other locomotives . . . . . . . . - -0
3-05. Total . . ............ . . . . . . . . 2563 2950 1216 1433 82 104 1298 1537 345 380 920 1033 -0
3-. Number serviceable (not stored) .... ........... . . 2264 2429 1053 1108 76 84 1129 1192 326 360 809 877 -0
3-07. Number serviceable stored . . . . . . . . . .51 127 9 67 2 3 1 70 3 40 54 -07
3-og. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . .. . . . 2"48 394 154 258 4 17 158 275 19 17 71 102 3-08
4. Motorcars owned at close of month:
4-01. Number serviceable. . . . . . . . . . . 25361 2433 2078 2135 5 5 2083 2140 154 157 124 136 4-01
4-02. Number unserviceable .. . . . . . . . . . 193 178 166 155 1 166 156 5 4 22 18 4-02
4-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2 554 2611 2 244 2290 5 6 2249 2296 159 161 146 154 4-03
5. Freight oars on line at close of month:
Home cars,
5-01. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 733236 780063 250391 267870 88933 87311 339324 355 181 102157 113 916 291755 310966 5-01
5-02. Number unserviceable . . . . . . . .. . 65901 96254 33794 60588 1660 3 889 35 454 64477 7787 8575 22660 23 202 5-02
5-03. Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 799137 876 317 284185 328458 905 93 91200 374778 419658 109944 122491 314415 334168 5-03
Foreign cars,
5-04. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 1109317 1036040 484134 443538 47770 45601 531904 489139 153178 143519 424235 403382 5-04
5-05. Number unserviceable . . . . 7 849 7 117 3 136 2652 93 79 3 229 2731 1 096 1317 3 524 3069 -05
5-06. Total.. .......... . . . . . . . . 1 117166 1043157 487270 446190 47863 45680 535 133 491870 154274 144836 427759 406451 5-0
All cars (home and foreign),-
5-07. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . .. 1 842 553 1 816103 734525 711408 136 703 132 912 871 28 644320 255 335 257435 715 990 714348 07
508. Number unserviceable. .......... .......7 50 103371 36930 63240 1753 3968 38683 67208 8883 9892 26184 26271 8
5-09. Total . ... .. . . . . . . . . .. 1916303 1919474 771455 774648 138456 136880 909911 911528 264218 267327 742174 740619 5-09
:6. freight cars owned at close of month ...... ................ . 1709584 1718770 657824 671338 160830 157439 818654 628777 265474 264677 625456 625316 6
7. Passenger-train oars owned at close of month:
7-01. Number serviceable . . . . . . . . . . 27768 29003 12970 13669 785 844 13755 14513 3595 3713 10418 10777 7-01
7-02. Number unserviceable. . . . . . . . . . 2074 2380 ,1301 1593 21 21 1322 1614 235 225 517 541 7-02
7-03. Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29842 31383 14271 15 262 806 865 15077 16127 3 830 3938 10 935 11318 7-03
AVERAGES __________ __________
8. Percent unserviceable of total locomotives at close of month:
8-01. Locomotives assigned to yard switching service . . . . 6.4 6.5 6.7 6.1 4.7 7.7 6.5 6.3 5.0 5.4 6.6 7.3 8-01
8-02. Locomotives assigned to road freight service. . . . . 11.7 14.2 15.6 18.1 12.9 21.9 15.1 18.8 10.0 11.2 9.2 11.0 8-02
8-03. Locomotives assigned to road passenger service. . . . 9.7 13.4 12.7 18.0 4.9 16.3 12.2 17.9 5.5 4.5 7.7 9.9 8-03
9. Percent unserviceable of rail motor cars at close of month . . . 7.6 6.8 7.4 6.8 16.7 7.4 6.8 3.1 2.5 15.1 11.7 9
10. Percent unserviceable of freight cars on line at close of month:
10-01. Home cars . . . . ......................... 8.2 11.0 11.9 18.4 1.8 4.3 9.5 15.4 7.1 7.0 7.2 6.9 10-01
10-02. Foreign cars. . . . . . . . . ... ....... .7 .7 .6 .6 .2 .2 .6 .6 .7 .9 .8 .8 10-02
10-03. All cars (home and foreign) . . . . . . . . 3.8 5.4 4.8 8.2 1.3 2.9 4.3 7.4 3.4 3.7 35 3.5 10-03
11. Percent unserviceable of total railway-owned passenger-train oars. .. 6.9 7.6 9.1 10.4 2.6 2.4 8.8 10.0 6.1 5.7 4.8 4.8 11
12. Miles per looomotive-day:
12-01. Serviceable road freight locomotives. . . . . . . 149.1 148.3 149.4 148.4 125.6 137.5 144.8 146.6 137.2 120.5 157.6 161.0 12-01
12-02. All road freight locomotives. . . . . . .. . . 125.2 116.0 124.3 114.0 106.6 99.8 121.0 111.5 121.6 102.0 130.4 125.4 12-02
12-03. Serviceable road passenger locomotives . . . . . . 323.2 311.4 256.4 253.8 266.5 261.0 257.1 254.3 326.9 294.9 413.9 395.8 12-03
12-04. All road passenger locomotives. . . . . . . . 285.5 256.4 222.1 196.2 247.0 210.8 223.6 197.2 308.9 279.4 364.0 336.0 12-04
13. Mi'.es per motor oar-day:
13-01. Servicable motorcars ... . . . . . . . . . 100.5 97.8 101.0 97.7 135.0 132.6 101.1 97.8 80.5 84.0 115.5 114.2 13-01
13-02. All motorcars ... . . . . . . . . . . . 92.9 91.2 93.5 91.1 135.0 110.5 93.6 91.2 78.0 81.9 98.1 100.8 13-02
14. Car-miles per freight car-days
14-01. Serviceable freight cars . . ... .................. 46.8 46.8 35.6 36.1 48.7 45.9 37.6 37.6 48.5 47.0 57.5 57.6 14-01
14-02. All freight oars. . . . ....................... .. 45.0 44.3 33.9 33.1 48.0 44.6 36.0 34.9 46.9 45.3 55.5 55.6 14-02
15. Net ton-miles per freight car-day. . . . . . . . . . 956 921 741 700 1.385 1,260 839 784 1,010 955 1,080 1,07 1
16. Percent freight cars on line of freight cars owned . . . . . 112.1 111.7 117.3 115.4 86.1 86.9 111.1 110.0 99.5 101.0 118.7 18. 1
17. Percent home oars of total freight oars on line. . . . .. . 41.7 45.7 .36.8 42.4 65.4 66.6 41.2 46.0 41.6 45.8 42.4 45.1 17
SReturns 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.
a 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 averages are computed for each railway separately and then totaled.


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