Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.
Photo Credit:
Left: Stokesville Virginia History
Right: The Crooked and Weedy
Shop Number 675 - Built for: Chesapeake & Western RR Co.
{620th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
9-25-1901
Class:
A
17-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
2 - 8 x 12
Gear Ratio:
3.071
Wheel Dia.:
26"
Gauge:
36"
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

Boot - 44"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
150
Tractive Effort:
10,205 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

3.46
Maximum
Safe Speed:

10.1
Fuel Type:
Wood
Fuel Capacity:
0.75 Cord
Water Capacity:
800 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
29,000
Owners:
Chesapeake & Western RR Co., Chesapeake Western RY #1, Bridgewater, VA
[Std.] Stiegel Lbr. Co. (Stiegal Lbr. Corp.), Stokesville, VA
(8-12-1920) Sanford & Treadway, Newland, NC
(10-1924) Sanford & Treadway, Linville, NC
(11-4-1926) [36"] D. & H. MacRae Lbr. Co., Linville, NC
Donald & Hugh MacRae (Trustees), Linville, NC
Disposition: (1944) Scrapped
Additional Notes: (3-28-1902) Reguaged to Std. by Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.