Lima Machine Works



Photo From:
Top Left: Marc Reusser collection - Right: by Ed Burger
Lower Left: El Dorado County Historical Mueseum
Shop Number 122 - Built for: Rumsey Lumber Co.
Built:
09-17-1884
Class:
A
15-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Diam x Stroke]
2 - 10x8
Gear Ratio:
2.211
Wheel Diam:
26"
Gauge:
37"
Boiler:
[Style - Diam.]

Boot - 48"
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
1 Ton
Water Capacity:
825 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
23,500
Owners:
Rumsey Lumber Co., #2, Big Rapids, MI
Converted to 36" gauge
(189?) Hart & Horning #122, Woodville, MI
(1901) El Dorado Lumber Co. #2, Camino, CA
(1911) C. D. Danaher Pine Co., #2, Camino, CA
(1913) Badly damaged in engine house fire, rebuilt with home-made steel cab
(1915) R. E. Danaher Co., #2, Camino, CA
(1917) Michigan-California Lumber Co., #2, Camino, CA
(1930's) Rebuilt with new boiler from Lima and 2nd home-made steel cab
(1952) on display at Camino, CA
(1968) Camino, Cable & Northern RR, #2, Camino, CA
(1996) Paul Bunyan's Forest Camp, Turtle Bay, Redding, CA
Disposition: On Display Paul Bunyan's Forest Camp
Additional Notes: Converted to oil burner by unknown owner(s)
Oldest surviving Shay
SLc Survivor List

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