Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

Photo Credit:
Bill Gove collection
Shop Number 2439 - Built for: Brooklyn Cooperage Co.
{1,878th Lima Built Shay}
Class:
Built:
4-21-1911

C
70-3
Trucks:
3
Cylinders:
[#- Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 12 x 15
Gear Ratio:
2.25
Wheel Dia.:
36"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

E.W.T. - 50"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
200
Tractive Effort:
30,375 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

4.96
Maximum
Safe Speed:

,1,9.0
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
5 Tons
Water Capacity:
3,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
118,630
Owners:
Brooklyn Cooperage Co., Marquette River RR #8, St. Regis Falls, NY
(c1924) Brooklyn Cooperage Co. #8 (1st), Georgetown, SC
(c1928) Brooklyn Cooperage Co. #305, Sumter, SC
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: