Lima Machine Works

Photo Credit:
Wexford County Historical Society collection
Shop Number 323 - Built for: Cobbs & Mitchell
{287th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
10-1-1890
Class:
B
37-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 11 x 10
Gear Ratio:
2.050
Wheel Dia.:
29.5"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

W.T. - 40"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
160
Tractive Effort:
15,135 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

4.13
Maximum
Safe Speed:

17.1
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
2 Tons
Water Capacity:
1,378 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
47,500
Owners:
Cobbs & Mitchell #3, Cadillac, MI
Lake Superior Iron & Chemical Co., Newberry, MI
Charcoal Iron Co. of America, Newberry, MI
Disposition: Burned in fire, scrapped
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