Lima Locomotive Corporation

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Shop Number 2504 - Built for: Karl Petrachek
{1,943rd Lima Built Shay}
Built:
3-20-1912
Class:
A
18-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
2 - 7 x 12
Gear Ratio:
3.071
Wheel Dia.:
29.5"
Gauge:
30"
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

ST. - 31.5"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
160
Tractive Effort:
7,345 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

5.54
Maximum
Safe Speed:

11.4
Fuel Type:
Wood
Fuel Capacity:
0.75 Cord
Water Capacity:
720 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
33,578
Owners:
Karl Petrachek, Vienna, Austria; For:
Lokomotivfabrik Krauss & Co. (D), Linz, Austria
(11-1912) Put in storage, unsold, Linz, Austria
(8-1917) Torda Cement, Torda, Transylvania, Hungary (Austro-Hungarian Empire)
(10-1917) Stored unused
(12-1-1918) Turda Cement, Turda, Transylvania, Romania [company, town and country names changed]
Still stored unused
Bosna Forestry RY, Begov Han, Bosnia-Hercegovina, Yugoslavia
Disposition: (before 1940) scrapped
Additional Notes: Shipped to The Cunard S. S. Co., New York City, NY
Torda was also know as Thörenburg to the German speaking parts of the Austro-Hungarian Empire
Bosnia-Hercegovina was also know as Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes from 1918-1929 while the Shay was there.