Lima Locomotive & Machine Co.

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Shop Number 856 - Built for: Fernwood Lbr Co.
{798th Lima Built Shay}
Built:
5-23-1904
Class:
C
65-3
Trucks:
3
Cylinders:
[#-Dia. x Stroke]
3 - 12 x 15
Gear Ratio:
2.211
Wheel Dia.:
36"
Gauge:
std.
Boiler:
[Style - Dia.]

W.T. - 46"
Boiler Pressure:
In Lbs. (PSI)
180
Tractive Effort:
26,864 Lbs.
Factor of
Adhesion:

5.33
Maximum
Safe Speed:

19.4
Fuel Type:
Coal
Fuel Capacity:
5 Tons
Water Capacity:
3,000 Gallons
Empty Weight:
As built
112,950
Owners:
Fernwood Lbr. Co. #5, Fernwood, MS
(12-14-1927) Copiah Gravel Co. #5, Crystal Springs, MS
(11-14-1935) Gatesville Gravel Co., Gatesville, MS
Central Mississippi Gravel Co. #5, Crystal Springs, MS
Disposition: (1939) Scrapped
Additional Notes: While at Fernwood Lbr. Co., Shays were not part of the Fernwood & Gulf RY or Fernwood, Columbia & Gulf RY, which were also owned by the same owners.