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Kaiser, John H.  Lumber Co. #1 - s/n 1965 - Winter, Wisconsin - taken 1909
Built 08/03/1907 - Std gauge - 10" x 12" cylinders - 29" drivers - 37 tons - 2 trucks 

Special photo posting permission granted by :
Minnesota Historical Society   /    Location No. HD5.33 p13  /   Negative No. 5000

Kalbach, Harrison  Lumber Co. #4 - s/n 791 - destined for Richmond Furnace, Pennsylvania 
Built 12/06/1902 - 36" gauge - (2) 6" x 10" cylinders - 22"  drivers - 10 tons - 2 trucks - named "Kalbach"

Note the two outward positioned cylinder steam chests with the single cover plate for both.   Unlike the Willamette locomotives whose cylinders were positioned outward,  very few Shays employed this design.  

Photo posting permission was granted by the Allen County Historical Society courtesy of Dan Rowe.
Dan also supplied all the information.

Kalbach's railroad here utilized wood rail.  Strap iron was attached to the top on curves and grades.301d 

Kalbach, Harrison  & Son #1 - s/n 341 - destined for Lebanon, Pennsylvania 
Built 04/21/1891 - 36" gauge - (2) 6" x 10" cylinders -10 tons - 2 trucks -  named "Achilles"

Note the two outward positioned cylinder steam chests with the single cover plate for both.   Unlike the Willamette locomotives whose cylinders were positioned outward,  very few Shays employed this design.  

Photo posting permission was granted by the Allen County Historical Society courtesy of Dan Rowe.
Dan also supplied all the information.
Kane & Elk Railroad #104 - s/n 104
Built 02/26
/1884 - 36" gauge - (2) 8" x 8" cylinders - 24" drivers - 11 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive, owned by the Kane & Elk Railroad Co., operated near Kane, Pennsylvania.
The photo is part of the Walter Casler collection. 

Kane & Elk Railroad #108 - s/n 727
Built 03/18
/1903 - Std gauge - 11" x 12" cylinders - 32" drivers - 40 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive, owned by the Kane & Elk Railroad Co., operated near Kane, Pennsylvania. 
The photo is part of the Walter Casler collection.

Kansas City Southern Railway #900 - s/n 2570 destined for Kansas City, Missouri
Built 02/05/1913 - Std. gauge - 18" x 20" cylinders - 48" drivers - 160 tons (286,700 lbs) - 3 trucks - maximum tractive effort 74,400 lbs.

It was the heaviest Shay that Lima ever built.  It also had the distinction of being the only one built with this cylinder size.

Photo posting permission was granted by the Allen County Historical Society courtesy of Dan Rowe.
Dan also supplied all the information.
 

Kansas City Southern Railway #901- s/n 2659
Built 02/04/1914 - Std gauge -  17" x 18" cylinders -
48"  drivers - 130 tons - 3 trucks

The company's base of operations was Kansas City, Missouri
This image appeared in the November, 1915 issue of The Locomotive World periodical. 

Kaul Lumber Co. #6 - s/n 1617
Built 12/07/1905 - Std gauge - 12" x 12" cylinders - 32" drivers - 55 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Kaulton, Alabama  
Photo published in Green Gold: Alabama's Forests and Forest Industries    Available >here

kaul_&_hall_lbr_14-t150.jpg (5576 bytes) Kaul & Hall Lumber Co. #14 - s/n 3062 - destined for Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Built 04/12/1920 - Std. gauge - 12" x 12" cylinders - 32 " drivers - 65 tons - 3 trucks


Keith & Hiles Lumber Co. #1 - s/n 1659
Built 04/11/1906 - Std. gauge - 11" x 12" cylinders - 32" drivers - 45 tons - 2 trucks


The locomotive, named
Metonga,  operated near Crandon, Wisconsin
Photo hosted by the Crandon Public Library  of Crandon, Wisconsin
Kelley Island Lime & Transport Co. #3 (2nd) s/n 3112 @ Marblehead, Ohio in 1939
Built 09/25/1920 - Std. gauge - 11" x 12" cylinders  - 32"
drivers - 50 tons - 2 trucks
Of the 66 Shay's owned by the company, this was the only built to a standard gauge.

Photo courtesy of the Marc Reusser collection.
Kelley Island Lime & Transport Co. #16 - s/n 787
Built 03/27/1903 - 36" gauge - 9
" x 8" cylinders - 26 drivers - 17 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive, named "WM. Chisholm Jr.",  operated near Marblehead, Ohio.

Kelley Island Lime & Transport Co. #17 - s/n 793
Built 04/01/1903 ~ 36" gauge ~ 9"x 8" cylinders ~ 26" drivers ~ 17 tons ~ 2 trucks ~ "T" boiler

The locomotive, named W. A. Pardee, operated at the company's Kelley Island, Ohio location.
Photo credit: Bob Lorenz collection via The Lakeside and Marblehead Railroad 

Kelley Island Lime & Transport Co. #22 - s/n 902 @ Marblehead, Ohio in 1934
Built 07/22/1904 - 36"gauge - (2) 9" x 8" cylinders - 26" drivers - 17 tons - 2  trucks - "boot" boiler

The locomotive was named the "Geo. B. Morley"
Kelley Island Lime & Transport Co. #30 - s/n 1854
Built 05/04/1907 - 36" gauge - (2) 8
" x 12" cylinders - 26" drivers - 18 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive, named "Katherine Hoyt", operated on Kelly Island, Ohio
Photo credit: OhioLink

Kelley Island Lime & Transport Co. #31  - s/n 1855 - Marblehead, Ohio
Built 05-03-1907 - 36" gauge - (2) 8" x 12" cylinders - 26"
drivers - 18 tons - 2 trucks

Named "Mary Sanders"
Kelley Island Lime & Transport Co. #53 - s/n 2429 - destined for Marblehead, Ohio
Built 03/22/1911 - 36" gauge - (2) 8" x 12" cylinders - 27" drivers - 20 tons - 2 trucks

The company name is misspelled in the lettering on the tender on this image of the builder's photograph.

Photo credit: Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen's Magazine - page 766 - December, 1913
Kelley Island Lime & Transport Co. #67 - s/n 2901
Built 02/23/1917 - 36" - 8" x 8" cylinders - 27" drivers - 24 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near the company's Marblehead, Ohio location.

Kelley Island Lime & Transport Co. #71 - s/n 2917, #69 - s/n 2903, & #67 - s/n 2901
s/n 2917: Built 03/19/1917 - 36" gauge - 8" x 8" cylinders - 27" drivers - 24 tons - 2 trucks
s/n 2903: Built 03/03/1917 - 36" gauge - 8" x 8" cylinders - 27" drivers - 24 tons - 2 trucks
s/n 2901:
Built 02/23/1917 - 36" gauge - 8" x 8" cylinders - 27" drivers - 24 tons - 2 trucks

Locomotives noted above in the same left to right order in which they are parked in the photo on July 3, 1938 at the company's roundhouse near Marblehead Ohio.  The locomotive at extreme right in the photo is unidentified.   It is interesting to note, the locomotives are still using "link and pin" coupling at this late a date.   Also, none of the four had headlights or airbrake hoses (at least on the front).

Photo Credit: Denver Public Library.     In the library's text for this photo, they incorrectly note the left most locomotive (#71) as #21.

Kelley Island Lime & Transport Co. #72 - s/n 2918
Built 03/19/1917 - 36" gauge - 8" x 8" cylinders -
27" drivers - 24 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Marblehead, Ohio.  The rear portion of Kelley Island Lime & Transport Co. #67 - s/n 2901 is seen at right in the photo.

Kelley Island Lime & Transport Co. #73 - s/n 2919 ~ destined for Marblehead, Ohio
Built 03/19/1917 ~ 36" gauge ~ 8" x 8" cylinders ~ 27" drivers ~ 24 tons ~ 2 trucks

Photo credit: Bob Lorenz collection via The Lakeside and Marblehead Railroad 
Kelley Island Lime & Transport Co. #75 - s/n 3219 in 1938
Built 07/02/1923 - 36" gauge - 8" x 8" cylinders - 29" drivers - 24 tons - 2 trucks

The railroads base of operations was Marblehead, Ohio
Photo courtesy of the Marc Reusser collection.

Kenilworth & Helper Railroad #151 - s/n 2703
Built 09/20/1913 - Std gauge -
14" x 15" cylinders - 36" drivers - 90 tons - 3 trucks

The locomotive, owned by the Independent Coal & Coke Co., operated near Kenilworth, Utah 
Photo hosted by Don Strack's UtahRails.net

Kerbaugh, H. S. Inc. #100 -  s/n 717
Built 06/28
/1902 - Std. gauge - 11" x 12" cylinders - 33" drivers - 40 tons - 2 trucks

The photo was taken of the locomotive while on the Pennsylvania Railroad within the Manor Township of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania in 1905.
It is part of the Benjamin F. G. Kline, Jr. collection
Kerry Timber Company #21 - s/n 2864
Built 01/27/1917 - Std gauge - 10" x 12" cylinders - 29" drivers - 45 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Kerry, Oregon
The photo is part of the Clark Kinsey collection held at the University of Washington Library ~ PH Coll 516.1622
Kespine Lumber Co. #1 - s/n 3291 -  destined for Dorris, California
Built 10/28/1925 - Std. gauge - 11" x 12" cylinders - 33" drivers - 50 tons - 2 trucks

The company was affiliated with Topsy Lumber Company also of Dorris, California 
Kewanee Boiler Corp. - s/n 1666  @ Portland, Oregon
Built 06/22/1906 - Std. gauge - 10
" x 10" - 28" drivers - 37 tons - 2 trucks

The company was an equipment dealer. As pictured, the locomotive is lettered as "Six Companies, Inc.  #5 , Boulder City, Nevada."   Six Companies rejected the locomotive before the sale was completed.

Key Valley Railway #1 - s/n 2679
Built 06/09
/1913 - Std gauge - 11" x 12" cylinders - 32" drivers - 50 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive, owned by Pakesley Lumber Co. Ltd., is pictured near Lost Channel, Ontario, Canada

Both photos hosted by Barry Cott of Station Studios.


Key Valley Railway #2 - s/n 2386
Built 10/13
/1910 - Std gauge - 8" x 10" cylinders - 27" drivers - 28 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive, owned by Pakesley Lumber Co. Ltd., operated near Lost Channel, Ontario, Canada
Both photos hosted by Barry Cott of Station Studios.

Kiernan Flora Logging Co. #501 - s/n 3068
Built 03/09/1920 - Std gauge -
11" x 12" cylinders - 32" drivers - 50 tons - 2 trucks

The locomotive operated near Kerry, Oregon.
The photo is part of the Clark Kinsey collection held at the University of Washington Library  ~ PH Coll 516.1189

Kinzell Lumber Co. #5 - s/n 3186
Built 07/22/1922 ~ Std gauge ~ 11" x 12" cylinders ~ 32" drivers ~ 50 tons ~ 2 trucks

The locomotive
operated near New Wood, Wisconsin.
The photo is part of the Mattison Camera Shop collection held at the Central Wisconsin Digitization Project  ~  ID: P06-1-21
Kinzua Pine Mills Co. #3 - s/n 3276  near Kinzua, Oregon
Built 03/03/1925 - Std. gauge -
12" x 15" cylinders - 36" drivers - 70 tons - 3 trucks

The locomotive operated on the company's
Condon, Kinzua & Southern RR.
Photo courtesy of the Marc Reusser collection
Kirby Lumber Co. #36 - s/n 804 @ Silsbee, Texas in 1939
Built 06/12/1903 - Std gauge - 10
" x 10" - 29" drivers - 37 tons - 2 trucks

Photo courtesy of the Marc Reusser collection
Kirby Lumber Co. #39 - s/n 807 near Silsbee, Texas
Built 07/25/1903 - std gauge -
10" x 12" - 29" drivers - 37 tons - 2 trucks

Photo courtesy of the Marc Reusser collection
Kirby Lumber Co. #49 -  s/n 1621 @ Voth, Texas on 11/30/1947
Built 12-22-1905 - Std.  gauge - 10" x 12" cylinders - 29" drivers - 37 tons - 2 trucks

Photo by William Witbeck
Kirby Lumber Co. #51 - s/n 1709 - near Silsbee, Texas
Built 07/20/1906 - Std. gauge - 10" x 12" cylinders - 29" drivers - 37 tons - 2 trucks

 
Kirby Lumber Co. #55 - s/n 2327 - near Silsbee, Texas
Built 05/28/1910 - Std. gauge - 10" x 12" cylinders - 29" drivers - 42 tons - 2 trucks
 
Kirby Lumber Co. #75 -  s/n 3063 - near Voth, Texas in October, 1950
Built 02/20/1920 - Std gauge -
10" x 12" cylinders - 29" drivers - 42 tons - 2 trucks
 
Klickitat Logging & Lumber Co. #7- s/n 3346 @ Klickitat, Washington
Built 11/29/1929 - Std gauge - 13" x 15
" cylinders - 36" drivers - Pacific Coast Shay

The company was owned by the
St. Regis Paper Co.
Kolambugan Lumber & Development Co. #3 - s/n 3234 - destined for Kolambugan, Mindanao, Philippine Islands
Built 09/26/1923 - 42" gauge - 11" x 12
" cylinders - 32" drivers - 50 tons - 2 trucks
 
Kosmos Timber Co. #3 - s/n 2845 near Kosmos, Washington on March 8, 1952
Built 11/24/1916 - Std gauge - 15" x 17
" cylinders - 40" drivers - 100 tons - 3 trucks
 

1.Data and/or s/n provided courtesy of Dan Rowe of the Dripping Springs Locomotive Works

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