Lima Locomotive Work, Inc.
Photo Credit:
Left: George R. Kadelak collection (BP 12-1917)
Right: Clevis & Debbie Jones collection (1930's)
Shop Number 2959 - Built for: Lima Locomotive Works
{2,393rd Lima Built Shay}
Built:
12-31-1917
Class:
B
42-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 10 x 12
Gear Ratio:
2.05
Wheel Dia.:
29.5"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

E.W.T. - 42.125"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
180
Tractive Effort:
15,095 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

6.35
Maximum
Safe Speed:

19.2
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
2 Tons
Water Capacity:
1,580 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
79,000
Owners:
Lima Locomotive Works, Inc. #1, Lima, OH, [plant switcher]
(1922) Rebuilt and sold
(6-9-1922) Golden State Portland Cement Co. #2 (2nd), Oro Grande, CA
(6-1-1923) Riverside Portland Cement Co. #2, Oro Grande, CA
(by 11-30-29) Shays not being used
Disposition: (1941) Scrapped
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