Lima Machine Works

Photo Credit:
Left: K. Gus Smarey collection - Right: C. T. Stoner collection
Shop Number 150 - Built for: Palmer, Nichols & Co's
{118th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
5-7-1886
Class:
B
28-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 10 x 10
Gear Ratio:
2.05
Wheel Dia.:
28"
Gauge:
36"
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

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

4.10
Maximum
Safe Speed:

16.3
Fuel Type:
Wood
Fuel Capacity:
2 cords
Water Capacity:
1,200 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
41,000
Owners:
Palmer, Nichols & Co's., Palmer, Nichols & Co. RR #3, Paris, MI
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: