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Number of tons of through freight carried...
Total tons of freight carried , .
Total mileage of through freight (tons carried one mile)...
Total freight mileage, or tons carried one mile...
Average rate per ton per mile received for all freight, cents.
in Iowa, to total freight carried in Iowa. (This should not include fuel or any material for the use of the road).
Number of miles run by loaded freight cars east and south.
6,655,521 9,721,349 4,235,346 1,633,273
Total freight car mileage..
Percentage of empty freight cars hauled east and south to all
freight cars hauled east and south.. Percentage of empty freight cars hauled west and north to
all freight cars hauled west and north.
SPEED OF TRAINS IN IOWA.
Rate of speed of passenger trains, including stops, miles.
TONNAGE OF ARTICLES TRANSPORTED.
13.30 11.10 2.40 8.78 2.28 10.16 28.95 3.35 1.02
Total tons carried..
TONNAGE OF ARTICLES TRANSPORTED WITHIN THE STATE
What express companies run on your road, and on what terms, ard what
conditions as to rates, etc.; what kind of business is done by them, and do you take their freights at the depot or at the office of such express company? The American Express Company, which pays us $125 per day; and the United States Express Company, which pays us $275 per month,
Do sleeping, parlor, or dining-cars run on your road, and if so, on what
terms do they run, by whom are they owned, and what charges are made in addition to regular passenger rates. The Pullman sleepers run on this road; we pay them three cents per mile. By Pullman Palace Car
Company; from $1.50 to $2.00. What is the total amount paid by your company to palace or sleeping-car
companies, to what companies, and the amount paid to each? Please staté fully the arrangement by which these cars run on your road, the terms, and who receives the earnings. Paid to Pullman Palace Car Company, $9,288.22. Three cents per mile to the treasurer of the Pullman Palace Car Company.
UNITED STATES MAIL IN IOWA.
What is the compensation paid you by the United States government for
the transportation of its mails on your road in lowa, and on what terms of service? We received $54,147.61 during the year ending June 30,
1884. What amount have you paid for receiving and delivering mail to and from
stations on your road in Iowa? $805.36.
How many miles of telegraph are owned by your company in Iowa? None. What other company, if any, owns a line of telegraph on your right of way
in Iowa, and how many miles do each own? The Western Union Telegraph Company owns 702.48 miles.
REPORT OF ACCIDENTS FOR IOWA DURING THE YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 1884.
CAUSE OF ACCIDENT AND CHARACTER OF INJURY.
Run over ; accidental.
Broken rail; accidental.
Broken wheel ; chest injured ; accidental.
NAME AND OCCUPATION.
7 Henry Smith.
19 Edward Newton, tramp May
27 Fred. Clark, laborer
14 0. E. Thornton, passenger
220. C. McMullen, carpenter
Broken rail; head cut; accidental.
Number of persons killed during the year..
12 Number of persons killed while intoxicated.
1 Number of persons injured while intoxicated. Number of trespassers on track killed.
6 Number of trespassers on track injured.. Number of tramps or others stealing rides killed or injured...
OFFICERS OF THE COMPANY, WITH LOCATION OF OFFICES.
President-C. J. Ives, Cedar Rapids.