Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

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Shop Number 799 - Built for: J. I. Porter Lbr. Co.
{741st Lima Built Shay}
Built:
1-28-1904
Class:
B
28-2
Trucks:
2
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 8 x 12
Gear Ratio:
3.071
Wheel Dia.:
26.5"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

W.T. - 36"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
160
Tractive Effort:
16,020 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

3.34
Maximum
Safe Speed:

10.3
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
1.75 Tons
Water Capacity:
1,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
41,000
Owners:
J. I. Porter Lbr. Co., Rison & Mount Elba RY #2, Rison, AR
White Sulphur Lbr. Co., Ltd., Catahoula Central RY, Jena, LA
Haynesville Lbr. Co., Haynesville, LA (note below)
J.F.Worsley Ltd.(D), Atlanta, GA
Equitable Equip. Co. (D), New Orleans, LA
(8-28-1925) Baer & Thayer Hardwood Co. Inc. #2, Bogalusa, LA
Disposition: Scrapped
Additional Notes: Haynesville Lbr. Co. traded 2 small Shays for one 50-ton Shay sn-2531 sold all Shays by 3-12-24