Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.



Photo Credit:
Left: Martin E. Hansen collection (> 8-1910)
Right: Max S. Robin, P. E. collection
Shop Number 1609 - Built for: West Virginia Central & Pittsburg Ry
{1,050th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
6-27-1906
Class:
D
150-4
Trucks:
4
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 17 x 18
Gear Ratio:
2.05
Wheel Dia.:
46"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

E.W.T. - 62.325"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
200
Tractive Effort:
52,161 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

5.91
Maximum
Safe Speed:

26.7
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
9 Tons
Water Capacity:
8,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
238,400
Owners:
West Virginia Central & Pittsburg RY #900, Thomas, WV
Western Maryland RR Co., Western Maryland RR #900 "MAUD", Elkins, WV
(1909) Western Maryland RY Co., Western Maryland RY #900, Elkins, WV
(8-1910) Mexico North Western RY Co., Mexico North Western RY #900, Madera, CHH, Mexico
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: Shipped to: Belington, WV
Mexico North Western RY Co. was Nor Oeste de Mexico (Spanish spelling)