Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

Photo Credit:
Mike & Bill Bauer collection
Shop Number 1714 - Built for: Kaul & Hall Lbr. Co.
{1,154th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
7-17-1906
Class:
C
65-3
Trucks:
3
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 12 x 15
Gear Ratio:
2.211
Wheel Dia.:
33"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

W.T. - 46"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
180
Tractive Effort:
29,293 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

5.06
Maximum
Safe Speed:

17.8
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
5 Tons
Water Capacity:
3,530 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
115,700
Owners:
Kaul & Hall Lbr. Co. Inc., #74 (1911 renumbered) #174, St. Marys, PA
Birmingham Rail & Loco. Co. (D) #1403, Birmingham, AL
(5-28-1921) Uvalde Rock Asphalt Co. #174, Cline, TX
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: new boiler 3-27-1924
Converted to oil burner
Hall & Kaul Lbr. Co. later Kaul & Hall Lbr. Co. Inc., was never the owner of the St. Marys & Southwestern RR, which had only one Shay for about a year. Confusion comes from the fact that the same people owned all three operations.