Lima Machine Works

Photo Credit:
George R. Kadelak collection (BP 11-1890)
Shop Number 313 - Built for: Montana Union RY
{277th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
11-13-1890
Class:
C
75-3
Trucks:
3
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 16 x 15
Gear Ratio:
2.05
Wheel Dia.:
40"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

W.T.- 55.5"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
180
Tractive Effort:
39,852 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

4.49
Maximum
Safe Speed:

23.2
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
5 Tons
Water Capacity:
3,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
146,000
Owners:
Montana Union RY Co., Montana Union RY #75, Butte, MT
(7-1898) Northern Pacific RR #900, Butte, MT
East Butte Copper Mining Co., Butte, MT
Bitterroot Valley Irrigation Co., Hamilton, MT
Great Falls Power Co., Valla, MT
Disposition: (10-11-1919) Scrapped
Additional Notes: