Lima Machine Works

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Shop Number 279 - Built for: Beaver Dam Lbr. Co.
{243rd Lima Built Shay}
Built:
3-5-1890
Class:
A
18-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
2 - 9x12
Gear Ratio:
3.071
Wheel Dia.:
26"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

Boot - 44"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
150
Tractive Effort:
10,205 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

3.23
Maximum
Safe Speed:

10.1
Fuel Type:
Wood
Fuel Capacity:
0.5 Cord
Water Capacity:
632 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
27,500
Owners:
Beaver Dam Lbr. Co. #279, Beaver Dam, GA
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: Some records show Cylinders: 2-8x12