Lima Machine Works

Photo Credit:
George R. Kadelak collection
Shop Number 31 - Built for: Dewing & Sons
{12th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
4-7-1882
Class:
A
6-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
2 - 6x6
Gear Ratio:
2.05
Wheel Dia.:
21"
Gauge:
36"
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

Vert. - 44"
Boiler Pressure:
In LBS (PSI)
80
Tractive Effort:
1,265 LBS
Factor of
Adhesion:

9.50
Maximum
Safe Speed:

12.2
Fuel Type:
Wood
Fuel Capacity:
2 Cords
Water Capacity:
300 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
7,500
Owners:
Dewing & Sons #31, Ashton, MI
(c1888) Dewing & Sons, Cheat Bridge, WV
(c7-1900) Sold to unknown in Huttonsville, WV
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: Some old records had D. E. Wing in error