Tall Timber Short Lines
"Shay Photos from
the Kadelak Collection"
1400+ Shay related photos on CD
County Historical Society, Lima OH
Source for over 300 Builders Photos
University of Michigan Special Collections Library
The California State
Railroad Museum Library
Over 100,000 construction drawings and specifications
from the Lima Locomotive Works
Locomotives of Cass
Cass Scenic RR in WV
Railroad & Logging Historical Association
Cass Scenic RR Information & News
A variety of geared locomotives with nice Shay pages
Shay Locomotive Related Publications
"Last Of The 3 Foot Loggers"
Story of the West Side Lumber Company
by Allan Krieg ©1962 Pacific Railway Journal [out of print]
Later editions by Golden West Books
"Pacific Coast Shay - Strong Man of the
by Dan Ranger, Jr. ©1964 by Pacific Railroad Publications, Inc. [out of print]
"The Shay Locomotive - Titan of the
by Michael Koch ©1971 World Press Inc. [out of print]
"Train Shed Cyclopedia No. 34, Shays and
Other Geared Locomotives "
©1975 Newton K Gregg, Publisher. [out of print]
"Lima - the History"
by Eric Hirsimaki ©1986 Hundman Publishing Inc., [out of print]
"Shay - the Supplement"
Corrections to The Shay Locomotive - Titan of the Timber
by Thomas Lawson Jr. ©1998 Cabbage Stack Publishing, [available]
"West Side Pictorial"
by Mallory Hope Ferrell ©2000 Heimburger House Publishing Co. [available]
"Shay Logging Locomotives at Cass, West
by Philip V. Bagdon ©2001 TLC Publishing [available]
"Meadow River Lumber Company"
by Philip V. Bagdon ©2002 TLC Publishing [available]