Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

Photo Credit:
George R. Kadelak collection
Shop Number 847 - Built for: Escanaba & Lake Superior RY
{789th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
1-15-1904
Class:
C
65-3
Trucks:
3
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 12 x 15
Gear Ratio:
2.211
Wheel Dia.:
32"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

E.W.T. - 46"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
200
Tractive Effort:
33,580 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

3.91
Maximum
Safe Speed:

17.2
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
5 Tons
Water Capacity:
3,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
100,300
Owners:
Escanaba & Lake Superior RR Co., Escanaba & Lake Superior RY #7, Wells, MI
(6-7-1920) J. W. Wells Lbr Co. #7, Menominee, MI
(5-26-1924) Southern Iron & Equip. Co. (D) #1953, Atlanta, GA
(1-9-1926) Verdi Lbr Co. #7, Verdi, NV
Clover Valley Lbr Co. #7, Loyalton, CA
Disposition: (1940) Scrapped
Additional Notes: Attempted diesel conversion by Clover Valley Lbr. Co. not successful