Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

Photo Credit:
Yale Forestry School collection
Shop Number 1872 - Built for: C. C. Mengel & Brothers Co.
{1,311th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
4-23-1907
Class:
B
20-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 8 x 8
Gear Ratio:
3.071
Wheel Dia.:
26.5"
Gauge:
36"
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

ST. - 36"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
160
Tractive Effort:
10,680 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

5.65
Maximum
Safe Speed:

10.3
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
1.25 Tons
Water Capacity:
830 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
50,639
Owners:
C. C. Mengel & Brothers Co. #2, Belize, British Honduras
(by 1915) The Mengel Co. #2, Agua Prieta, Sonora, Mexico
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: (7-7-26) Not operated for 10 years, in very bad condition, no plans for future.