For freight to Los Angeles on a carload
of cattle the railroad charged eight dollars.
To the companies that sell perishable commodities, an instantaneous conversation with a buyer in a distant city has often saved a carload
or a cargo.
When I think of the benefactors of the race, whom we have apotheosized as messengers from heaven, bearers of divine gifts to man, I do not see in my mind any retinue at their heels, any carload
of fashionable furniture.
This dried material they would then grind to a fine powder, and after they had mixed it up well with a mysterious but inoffensive brown rock which they brought in and ground up by the hundreds of carloads
for that purpose, the substance was ready to be put into bags and sent out to the world as any one of a hundred different brands of standard bone phosphate.
Every year he goes to England, and he takes a hundred carloads
of yellow Newton pippins with him.
weekly rail traffic was 559,989 carloads
and intermodal units, up 3 percent compared with the same week last year.
The 10,000th carload
of ethanol moved by Ethanol Express service is truly something to celebrate," said BNSF group vice president Kevin Kaufman.
50 - that's 50 percent more than it costs for a carload
to get into Glacier Park for 10 days,'' said Mihalic, the superintendent.
Keep in mind that carloads
are being bolstered by a bounce back in coal volumes due to natural gas prices rising and higher coal export levels, even though the AAR observes that coal volumes still remain low when matched up against historical norms.