Lima Machine Works

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Shop Number 177 - Built for: J. E. Potts Salt & Lbr. Co.
{144th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
6-7-1887
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:

4.30
Maximum
Safe Speed:

16.3
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
1.75 Tons
Water Capacity:
1,200 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
42,500
Owners:
J. E. Potts Salt & Lbr. Co., Bear Lake, MI
Bigelow & Walker Lbr. Co., Washburn & Northwestern RR #25, Washburn, WI
Edward Hines Lbr. Co., Washburn & Northwestern RR #25, Washburn, WI
(1-24-1921) W. M. Ritter Lbr. Co., Smoky Mountain RY, Proctor, NC
Disposition: (9-14-1928) Scrapped, Proctor NC
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