Lima Machine Works

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Shop Number 143 - Built for: J. E. Potts Salt & Lbr. Co.
{111th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
1-7-1886
Class:
B
28-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 10x10
Gear Ratio:
2.050
Wheel Dia.:
28"
Gauge:
36"
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

WT.- 40"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
160
Tractive Effort:
13,179 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

3.89
Maximum
Safe Speed:

16.3
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
1.75 Tons
Water Capacity:
1,200 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
37,400
Owners:
J. E. Potts Salt & Lbr. Co., Au Sable & Northern RR, Potts, MI
(1892) H. M. Loud & Sons Lumbering Co., Au Sable & Northwestern RR, McKinley, MI
(1905) Lumber & Development Co. of Michoacan #4 (1st), Paranguitiro, Michoacan, Mexico
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: Mill was at Au Sable, railroad shop was at Potts which was renamed McKinley in 1892