Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

Photo Credit:
Esther White Morse collection from Bill Rosa (c1908)
Shop Number 475 - Built for: Rust-Owen Lbr. Co.
{429th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
10-13-1894
Class:
B
40-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 11 x 12
Gear Ratio:
2.211
Wheel Dia.:
32"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

W.T. - 44"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
150
Tractive Effort:
20,316 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

4.38
Maximum
Safe Speed:

17.2
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
3.25 Tons
Water Capacity:
1,800 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
68,800
Owners:
Rust-Owen Lbr. Co., Drummond & Southwestern RY #2, Drummond, WI
(c1907) The Smith & Hull Co. #2, Stratford, MI
(c5-1909) Lima Locomotive & Machine Co., Lima OH (refurbished & resold)
(6-21-1909) Raleigh Lbr. Co., (W. M. Ritter Lbr. Co.) #24, Oxley, WV
(7-6-1920) W. M. Ritter Lbr. Co. #24, Blackey, VA
(1-21-1921) [42"] W. M. Ritter Lbr. Co. #24, Hurley, VA
(6-2-1921) W. M. Ritter Lbr. Co., Big Sandy & Cumberland RR #24, Hurley, VA
(c1928) [Std.] W. M. Ritter Lbr. Co. #24, Barrett, VA
Disposition: (c1948) Scrapped
Additional Notes:
(2-20-1924) new boiler