Lima Locomotive Works, Inc.
Photo Credit:
Both: by Ken Schmelzer (4-1959)
Shop Number 3233 - Built for: Independence Log. Co.
{2,650th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
9-28-1923
Class:
C
80-3
Trucks:
3
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 13.5 x 15
Gear Ratio:
2.05
Wheel Dia.:
36"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

E.W.T. - 50"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
200
Tractive Effort:
36,026 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

5.50
Maximum
Safe Speed:

20.9
Fuel Type:
Oil
Fuel Capacity:
1,200 Gals.
Water Capacity:
3,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
163,600
Owners:
Hofius Steel & Equip. Co. (D), Seattle, WA
Independence Log. Co. #1, Independence, WA
(by 2-20-1928) Mount Emily Lbr. Co. #1 (1st), Hilgard, OR
(1955) Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, Portland, OR*
(1958) Oregon Historical Society #1, Portland, OR, stored at Northern Pacific Terminal Co
(1970) Leased to: State of West Virginia, Cass Scenic RR #3 (2nd), Cass, WV
(5-1994) Returned to: Oregon Historical Society #1, Prineville, OR
Disposition: operational @ Oregon Historical Society, Prineville, OR
Additional Notes: *Donated to Oregon Museum of Science and Industry after the Willamette cn-15 they had donated was scrapped in error.
Builder's Plate Altered: To make her look like a "new" engine the word August was chiseled off and the word September stamped in by Hofius before delivery to Independence Logging.
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