Lima Locomotive Corporation
Photo Credit:
Left: Marc Reusser collection
Right: Frank A, King collection
Shop Number 2665 - Built for: Nichols-Chisholm Lbr. Co.
{2,104th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
9-19-1913
Class:
B
36-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 10 x 10
Gear Ratio:
2.05
Wheel Dia.:
29"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

E.W.T. - 39.375"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
180
Tractive Effort:
14,315 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

5.26
Maximum
Safe Speed:

16.8
Fuel Type:
Wood
Fuel Capacity:
1.5 Cords
Water Capacity:
1,200 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
62,200
Owners:
Nichols-Chisholm Lbr. Co. #4, Frazee, MN
(8-26-1919) Crookston Lbr. Co., Bemidji, MN
(by 4-18-1925) Connor Lbr. & Land Co. #8, Laona, WI
(by 1934) Stored out of service
Disposition: Scrapped after 1934
Additional Notes: Shipped to: Park Rapides, MN
Converted to coal burner
Connor Lbr. & Land Co. owned the Laona and Northern RY Co., which operated as a common carrier, however the Shays were not rostered with the RY.