Lima Locomotive Corporation

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Shop Number 2537 - Built for: Imperial Peking-Kalgan RY
{1,976th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
6-15-1912
Class:
C
100-3
Trucks:
3
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 15 x 17
Gear Ratio:
2.05
Wheel Dia.:
40"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

E.W.T. - 58.5"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
200
Tractive Effort:
44,107 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

5.13
Maximum
Safe Speed:

23.2
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
6 Tons
Water Capacity:
4,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
181,195
Owners:
Shewan-Tomes & Co. (D), New York City, NY
Imperial Peking-Kalgan RY #27, Peking, China
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: (3-27-1926) Letter from Chinese Government Railways, Peking, China; Shays not in use
(1937) Shay still around