Lima Machine Works
Photo Credit:
Left: R. L. Smirle collection - Right: C. T. Stoner collection
Shop Number 159 - Built for: Blodgett & Byrne
{126th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
10-14-1886
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:

4.02
Maximum
Safe Speed:

16.3
Fuel Type:
Wood
Fuel Capacity:
1.5 Cords
Water Capacity:
1,200 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
41,100
Owners:
Blodgett & Byrne, Portage Lake & Muskegon River RR #159, "D. A. BLODGETT", Wellington, MI
(1901) El Dorado Lbr. Co. #3, Camino, CA
(1911) C. D. Danaher Pine Co. #3, Camino, CA
(1915) R. E. Danaher Pine Co. #3, Camino, CA
(1917) Michigan-California Lbr. Co. #3, Camino, CA
Disposition: (after 1946) Scrapped
Additional Notes:
(4-1929) hit by falling tree, wrecked