Lima Machine Works
Photo Credit:
Left : John Labbe collection
Right : Jack Holst collection
Shop Number 349 - Built for: E. S. Collins & Co.
{312th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
4-21-1891
Class:
B
24-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 9 x 8
Gear Ratio:
2.176
Wheel Dia.:
26"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

W.T. - 34"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
160
Tractive Effort:
9,762 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

4.91
Maximum
Safe Speed:

14.2
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
1 Ton
Water Capacity:
780 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
39,000
Owners: (Includes new data after 2018 Shay book completed)
E. S. Collins & Co. #1 "A. B. ROOT JUNIOR", Kelso, WA
(c1892) Ostrander RY & Tbr. Co. #1 (1st), Ostrander, WA
(c1908) Kellogg Shingle Co., Big Lake, WA
(12-27-1912) Progressive Mill and Log. Co., Big Lake, WA
(3-17-1919) Bale Log. Co., Hoquiam, WA
(4-10-1923) For sale
(10-17-1924) Ward-Sargent Tbr. Co. #1 (1st), Ocosta, WA
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: (6-15-1916) new boiler
"A. B. ROOT JUNIOR" was never an owner, it was a name Collins had Lima add as the engine name.