Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

Photo Credit:
Thomas T. Taber III collection
Shop Number 762 - Built for: The Ecuadorian Association Ltd. c3-1903 (Cancelled)
{704th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
10-29-1904
Class:
C
85-3
Trucks:
3
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 14.5 x 15
Gear Ratio:
2.05
Wheel Dia.:
40"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

W. T. - 52"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
200
Tractive Effort:
36,367 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

4.71
Maximum
Safe Speed:

23.2
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
5 Tons
Water Capacity:
3,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
137,000
Owners:
Cherry River Boom & Lbr. Co. #6, Richwood, WV
(1923) Cheat River RR #6, Erwin, WV
Disposition: (1940) Scrapped
Additional Notes: First built c3-1903 as a 42" gauge for The Ecuadorian Association Ltd., Guayaquil, Ecuador, Guayaquil & Quito RY #18 but cancelled before shipment. Re-gauged to std. and sold as new.
(4-11-1930) New boiler ordered from Lima