Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

Photo Credit:
Museum of North Idaho collection
Shop Number 1913 - Built for: Blackwell Lbr. Co.
{1,352th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
6-15-1907
Class:
C
70-3
Trucks:
3
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 12 x 15
Gear Ratio:
2.25
Wheel Dia.:
36"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

E.W.T. - 46"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
200
Tractive Effort:
30375 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

4.92
Maximum
Safe Speed:

19.0
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
5 Tons
Water Capacity:
3,500 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
116,400
Owners:
F. A. Blackwell #6, Clagston Jct., ID; For:
Blackwell Lbr. Co., Idaho & Washington Northern RR #6 (1st), Coeur D'Alene, ID
(1916) Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul RY Co., Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul RY, Spirit Lake, ID
(6-15-1920) Corbin Coal & Coke Co. #6, Corbin, BC, CAN
(1924) Corbin Coals Ltd., Corbin, BC, CAN
(10-14-1927) Contractors Machinery & Storage Co. (D), Seattle, WA; stored in BC, CAN
Beaver Cove Lbr. & Pulp Co., Ltd. #6, Beaver Cove, BC, CAN
(1936) Retired from use
(1942) Wood & English, Ltd. #6, Englewood, BC, CAN
(11-1941) Canadian Forest Products Co., Englewood, BC, CAN
Disposition: Locomotive on beach near Beaver Cove, BC, CAN
Additional Notes: Shipped to: Clagston Jct., ID
Shays sn-1913 & 2345 were on a barge headed for scrapping in Vancuover BC when an accident left sn-1913 in the beach and sn-2345 in deep water in East Bay, Beaver Cove, BC, CAN in 11-1941.
SLc Survivor List

by Roman Krizek (8-2004)