Lima Machine Works

Photo Credit:
Allen County Historical Society Museum (BP 10-1889)
Shop Number 250 - Built for: O. W. Wolf
{216th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
10-7-1889
Class:
B
28-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 10x10
Gear Ratio:
2.050
Wheel Dia.:
28"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

W.T.- 40"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
160
Tractive Effort:
13,179 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

4.27
Maximum
Safe Speed:

16.3
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
1.75 Tons
Water Capacity:
1,038 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
45,000
Owners:
O. W. Wolf #1, Gleasonton (North Bend), PA
(1890) Howard & Perley Lbr. Co., North Bend & Kettle Creek RR #1, North Bend, PA
(1-29-1899) N. L. Hoover, Cush Creek & Mahoning RR #1 (1st), Hooverhurst, PA
Rebuilt by Lima for:
Atwell Mfg. Co., T. L. & E. RY #2, Taylor, AR
Columbia Lbr. Co., Lumber, AR
(2-1909) For sale
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: Some unconfirmed records indicate the spelling of Atwell as Atwill.