Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.
Photo Credit:
Right: George R. Kadelak collection

Front: by E. Breedon
Shop Number 1994 - Built for: Commonwealth Oil Corp., Ltd.
{1,443rd Lima Built Shay}
Built:
9-28-1907
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:
30,375 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

4.83
Maximum
Safe Speed:

19.0
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
5 Tons
Water Capacity:
3,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
115,600
Owners:
Gibson, Battle & Co. (D), Sydney, Australia
Commonwealth Oil Corp., Ltd., Wolgan Valley RY #2, Newnes, New South Wales, Australia
(1934) out of service
Disposition: (1956) Scrapped
Additional Notes: Shipped to R. W. Cameron & Co., NYC, NY
Boiler used at oil shale works, Glen Davis, NSW; later in a steam shovel at Dunmore, NSW. Steam shovel scrapped 1965; remainder of loco scrapped at Newnes in 1956