Lima Locomotive Works, Inc.
Photo Credit:
Left: By Otto C. Perry
Right: George R. Kadelak collection (BP 6-1923)
Shop Number 3217 - Built for: Ray Lbr. Co.
{2,634th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
6-15-1923
Class:
B
50-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 11 x 12
Gear Ratio:
2.211
Wheel Dia.:
32"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

E.W.T. - 44.25"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
200
Tractive Effort:
22,563 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

4.81
Maximum
Safe Speed:

17.2
Fuel Type:
Wood
Fuel Capacity:
2 Cords
Water Capacity:
1,750 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
90,500
Owners:
Ray Lbr. Co. #1, Atmore, AL
(9-24-1928) B R & L Co. #1723 / G C & L Co. #636 / S I & E Co. #2247 joint venture,
(8-7-1930) Bringardner Lbr. Co. #2, Beverly, KY
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes:
B.R.& I: Birmingham Rail & Locomotive Co., Birmingham, AL
G.C.& L.: Georgia Car & Locomotive Co. Atlanta, GA
S.I.& E.: Southern Iron & Equipment Co. Atlanta, GA