Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

Photo Credit:
George R. Kadelak collection (1906)
Shop Number 1627 - Built for: Eastern & Western Lbr. Co.
{1,067th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
2-1-1906
Class:
B
37-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 10 x 12
Gear Ratio:
2.05
Wheel Dia.:
30.5"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

W.T. - 42"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
180
Tractive Effort:
16,333 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

5.30
Maximum
Safe Speed:

17.7
Fuel Type:
Wood
Fuel Capacity:
1.75 Cord
Water Capacity:
2,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
69,200
Owners:
W. D. Hofius & Co. (D), Seattle, WA
Eastern & Western Lbr. Co. #5, Molalla, OR
The Eufaula Co. #5, Eufaula, WA
(8-1921) Donovan-DuBois Lbr. Co., Cascades, WA
McCall Log. Co., Tbr., OR
(4-10-1923) Sunset Log. Co. #5, Timber, OR
East Side Log. Co., Keasey, OR
Rock Creek Log. Co., Lausmann, OR
(8-24-1926) East Side Log. Co., Keasey, OR
(11-14-1927) Sunset Log. Co. #5, Timber, OR
Disposition: Scrapped except boiler *
Boiler still in use at Antique Powerland, Brooks OR
*Boiler passed through several owners hands (gravel pit, mint farmer) and heavily modified before being donated to Antique Powerland
Additional Notes: 1627 was in 3 wrecks by 11-19-22, badly wrecked again 4-2-23