Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.


Photo Credit:
Both: courtesy Max S. Robin, P.E. (BP 8-1907)
Shop Number 1893 - Built for: Norfolk & Western RY
{1,332nd Lima Built Shay}
Built:
8-27-1907
Class:
D
150-4
Trucks:
4
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 17 x 18
Gear Ratio:
2.05
Wheel Dia.:
46"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

E.W.T. - 62.375"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
200
Tractive Effort:
52,161 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

5.81
Maximum
Safe Speed:

26.7
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
9 Tons
Water Capacity:
8,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
233,400
Owners:
Norfolk & Western RY Co, Norfolk & Western #56 later #156, Bluefield, WV
Birmingham Rail & Loco. Co. (D), Birmingham, AL
(4-5-1917) Phelps-Dodge Corp. #99, El Paso, TX (For use on:)
(4-5-1917) El Paso & Southwestern RR #99, El Paso, TX
(1919) O. W. Brown Loco. & Supply Co. (D), Seattle, WA
(12-1919) United Commercial Co. (D), San Francisco, CA
(2-1920) Red River Lbr. Co. #99, Westwood, CA
Disposition: (1934) Scrapped
Additional Notes: Converted to oil burner
(by 1916) Renumbered #156 at Bluefield where it had #56 on light and #156 on cab in a photo.