Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

Photo Credit:
David Thomas collection
Shop Number 2158 - Built for: Major-Sowers Saw Mill Co.
{1,597th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
4-8-1909
Class:
B
42-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 10 x 12
Gear Ratio:
2.529
Wheel Dia.:
29.5"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

E.W.T. - 42.125"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
180
Tractive Effort:
20,832 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

4.13
Maximum
Safe Speed:

13.9
Fuel Type:
Wood
Fuel Capacity:
2 Cords
Water Capacity:
2,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
68,100
Owners:
National Lbr. Co. #1, Epley, MS, For:
Major-Sowers Saw Mill Co. #1, Epley, MS
(1922) Major-Sowers Saw Mill Co. #1, Tallahala, MS
(12-20-1928) For sale
(7-18-1929) Southland Materials Co. #1, Greenville, MS
Lynn Gravel Co., Avalon & Southeastern RR #1, Avalon, MS
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: