Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

Photo Credit:
University of Michigan Engineering & Transportation Library (BP 2-1899)
Shop Number 579 - Built for: Walter W. Mills
{525th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
2-13-1899
Class:
A
17-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
2 - 8 x 12
Gear Ratio:
3.071
Wheel Dia.:
26"
Gauge:
36"
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

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

3.41
Maximum
Safe Speed:

10.1
Fuel Type:
Wood
Fuel Capacity:
0.75 Cord
Water Capacity:
740 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
29,000
Owners:
Walter W. Mills #579 "WYLAND A. MILLS", Vestal [Troy], NC
(1903) Terra Mills Ltd., Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario CAN
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: