Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.
Photo Credit:
Left: The Wisconsin Logging Book, 1938-1939
Right: Rib Lake Historical Society
Shop Number 1755 - Built for: United States Leather Co.
{942nd Lima Built Shay, * see note below}
Built:
6-9-1906
Class:
B
28-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 8 x 12
Gear Ratio:
3.071
Wheel Dia.:
29"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

W.T. - 36"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
160
Tractive Effort:
15,162 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

3.95
Maximum
Safe Speed:

10.9
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
1.75 Tons
Water Capacity:
1,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
47,800
Owners:
* see note below
United States Leather Co. #1, Medford, WI; For:
Rib Lake Lbr. Co. #1, Rib Lake, WI
(c10-23-1924) Tomahawk Steel & Iron Works (D), Tomahawk, WI, as scrap
(4-11-1931) Listed for sale in American Lumberman
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: * Built as sn 1500, returned to Lima, rebuilt & reshipped as sn 1755