Lima Machine Works

Photo Credit:
P. E. Percy collection (c1885-86)
Shop Number 6 - Built for: Milton J. Bond
{1st Lima Built Shay}
Built:
7-20-1880
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:

9.5
Maximum
Safe Speed:

12.2
Fuel Type:
Wood
Fuel Capacity:
2 Cords
Water Capacity:
300 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
7500
Owners:
Milton J. Bond, "M J BOND" Bond's Mill, MI
(by 12-1886) Armistead Lbr. Co. #6, Clarksburg, MS
(4-1-1889) Armistead Lbr. Co., Inc. #6, Clarksburg, MS
(11-1890) For sale
(4-1-1891) Milton J. Bond #6, Clarksburg, MS
(c1893) Out of service, mill closed
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: Photo above taken c1885-86 shows motors and shafts removed.