Lima Locomotive Works, Inc.

Photo Credit:
Left: Clevis Jones collection
Upper Right: Martin E. Hansen collection (as built)
Lower Right: Marc Reusser collection (in 1937)
Shop Number 3151 - Built for: Lima Locomotive Works
{2,570th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
6-1-1922
Class:
B
60-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 12 x 12
Gear Ratio:
2.211
Wheel Dia.:
36"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia. ]

E.W.T. - 46.375"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
200
Tractive Effort:
23,868 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

6.12
Maximum
Safe Speed:

19.4
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
3.75 Tons
Water Capacity:
2,500 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
119,000
Owners:
Lima Locomotive Works, Inc. #3 (3rd), Lima, OH
Used as a plant switcher by Lima until the end of steam locomotive building.
Disposition: Scrapped in late 1940's.
Additional Notes:
Unique to Shays, SN-3151 was built with this version of a Elesco feed water heater system, which was removed at some later point.
Photo from Martin E. Hansen collection


Drawings from Lima's 1921 Repair Parts catalog