Lima Locomotive Works, Inc.
Photo Credit:
Lower Left: British Columbia Archives
Lower Right: by Roman Krizdek (8-26-2006)
Shop Number 3350 - Built for: Merrill Ring & Wilson Ltd.
Built:
4-4-1936
Class:
3-PC-13
Trucks:
3
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 13 x 15
Gear Ratio:
2.41
Wheel Dia.:
36"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

E.W.T. - 50.125"
Fuel Type:
Oil
Fuel Capacity:
1200 Gals.
Water Capacity:
3000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
162,200
Owners:
Merrill Ring Wilson Ltd. #5, Rock Bay, BC, CAN
(11-1941) Mayo Bros. Tbr. Co., Ltd. (D), Paldi, BC, CAN
(1945) Hillcrest Lumber Co. Ltd. #5 later #11, Mesachie Lake, BC, CAN
(11-1949) Canadian Forest Products #11 later #115, Beaver Cove, BC, CAN
(2-1962) Railway Appliance Research Ltd. (Robert E. Swanson) #115, North Vancouver, BC, CAN
(1970) Province of British Columbia at Fort Steele Heritage Town, East Kootenay RY Co., Ft Steele, BC, CAN
Disposition: Operated for several years hauling visitors.
Now on display @ Fort Steele Heritage Town, Ft Steele, BC
Additional Notes: (5-1955) new boiler from sn-3344
(1969) Vancouver Wharves Ltd, Vancover, BC, never owned Shay, it just worked there under a contract with Railway Appliance Research Ltd.

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