Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

Photo Credit:
Allen County Historical Society Museum collection
Shop Number 826 - Built for: Sr. Octaviano B. Cabrera
{768th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
6-15-1903
Class:
A
10-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
2 - 6 x 10
Gear Ratio:
2.500
Wheel Dia.:
21"
Gauge:
23.6875"
[60 cm]
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

ST. - 28"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
150
Tractive Effort:
4,821 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

5.27
Maximum
Safe Speed:

10.0
Fuel Type:
Wood & Coal
Fuel Capacity:
.33 Cords / .75 Ton
Water Capacity:
400 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
21,050
Owners:
Sr. Octaviano B. Cabrera #4 "POZOS", San Luis de la Paz, SLP, Mexico
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: 1 of only 4 "Left-handed Shays" built, all for this owner. The 4 Shays had the cylinders mounted on the left side of the frame.