Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

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Shop Number 1953 - Built for: Benson Log. & Lumbering Co.
{1,392nd Lima Built Shay}
Built:
10-7-1907
Class:
B
60-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 12 x 12
Gear Ratio:
2.211
Wheel Dia.:
32"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

E.W.T. - 46.375"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
200
Tractive Effort:
26,852 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

4.61
Maximum
Safe Speed:

17.2
Fuel Type:
Oil
Fuel Capacity:
1,200 Gals.
Water Capacity:
2,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
101,240
Owners:
Hofius Steel & Equip. Co. (D), Seattle, WA
Benson Log. & Lumbering Co. Clatskanie & Nehalem RR #1953, Clatskanie, OR
M. F. Brady & Sons (D), Portland, OR
(1910) Leased to: Chapman Tbr. Co., Portland & Southwestern RR, Scappoose, OR
(3-1911) Leased to: Washington Northern RY, Prindle, WA
(1918) Spruce Production Division (U. S. Army), Clatsop, OR
(1918) Grant, Smith-Porter Bros. Co.*, Lewis & Clark RR #6 [SPRR #9], Clatsop, OR (assigned)
(10-1918) Spruce Production Corp. (U. S. Army), Clatsop, OR
(12-1918) Sent to Vancouver Barracks, Vancouver, WA: for sale
(by 2-22-1922) Alberni Pacific Lbr. Co., Ltd. #11, Franklin River, BC, CAN
(7-3-1923) Converted to oil burner
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: *Cost-plus contractor for Spruce Production Division (U. S. Army)
SPRR #9 was Spruce Production RR #, the designation used by Spruce Production Division