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Modern-era Lionel Trains, Sets & Accessories

This Web Page Last Updated: September 21, 2021

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This page contains Modern-era (1970-Present) Lionel engines, cars, sets and accessories that we currently have in inventory.
Engines Freight Cars Cabooses Passenger Cars Sets Accessories

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* * * Click on "Grade" in the appropriate column heading for an explanation of grading.

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Engines & Motorized Units:
Cat. # Item GradePhotoPriceDetails
8064 Florida
East Coast
GP-9 Diesel
E++ Yes $110
SOLD
A gorgeous and great running FEC Diesel GP9 Road Switcher from 1980 only.
Photo of the other side.
Red & yellow painted cab with silver striping and silver lettering plus a silver-painted frame.
Photo of the cab end.
Has an operating light on the cab end plus operating couplers.
Photo of the other end.
Minimal flaws! The cab is very, very clean with crisp lettering, beautiful striping, intact decals and nice vibrant paint plus there are no cracks! The frame is also very, very clean with beautiful silver paint!
Two "aerial" views.

The 8064 is one of the attractive-looking items made in the MPC era! This engine will look great on a shelf but it is also ready for your layout!
18263 CSX
SD-60
Ex. Yes $ 75 The CSX "8700" SD-60 Diesel: this large engine from 1999 & 2000 measures 18 1/2 inches coupler to coupler.
Photo of the other side.
Predominately gray, the color scheme includes blue & yellow lettering with a blue lower stripe and yellow-painted ends.
Photo of one end.
Features include dual can motors with flywheel, tire traction, Signal Sounds, fan-driven smoke unit, operating lights, ditch lights plus diecast trucks with operating couplers.
Photo of the other end.
Some blue paint flaking on the left side plus one of the decorative roof hooks is missing. The unit is very, very clean overall with sharp graphics!
An "aerial" view.

This hardly-used engine has almost no run time on it and is ready for a layout: it was tested and the unit lights and runs great!
18282 BNSF
DASH-9
E+++ Yes $ 90 The BNSF "789" DASH-9 Diesel: this large engine from 2000 measures 18 1/4 inches coupler to coupler.
Photo of the other side.
Predominately silver, the very attractive color scheme includes red and yellow graphics.
Photo of one end.
Features include dual can motors with flywheel, tire traction, electronic E-unit, signal sounds, fan-driven smoke unit, operating lights, ditch lights plus diecast trucks with operating couplers.
Photo of the other end.
Just gorgeous: completely intact and very, very clean with beautiful silver and sharp graphics!
An "aerial" view.

This hardly-used engine has almost no run time on it and is ready for a layout: it was tested and the unit lights and runs great!
18288 Southern Pacific
SD-60
LN Yes $175 The SP "9801" SD-60 Diesel: this large engine from 2000 measures 18 1/2 inches coupler to coupler.
Photo of the other side.
Predominately gray, the color scheme includes white lettering and red-painted ends.
Photo of one end.
Features include the Odyssey System, metal handrails, dual can motors with flywheel, tire traction, electronic E-unit, fan-driven smoke unit, operating lights, ditch lights plus diecast trucks with operating couplers.
Photo of the other end.
Completely intact and very, very clean with sharp graphics!
An "aerial" view.

This hardly-used engine has almost no run time on it and is ready for a layout: it was tested and the unit lights and runs great!
18423 LIONEL
On-track
Step Van
NEW/OB Yes $35
SOLD
The orange LIONEL Hi-rail motorized Van from 1995 only:
Photo of the other side.
Has operating headlights & rear lights plus traction tires and the unit runs on either AC or DC.
Photo of the front.
Completely intact and very, very clean with nice lettering plus it was NEVER USED!
An "aerial" view.
Grade 9++ original box (original price sticker).
Photo of the box and paperwork.
Has the box insert, the original (1995) instruction sheet #71-8423-250 and the original warranty card.

"Bench tested" and this Track Inspection Vehicle lights and runs great!
18424 On-track
Pick-up Truck
NEW/OB Yes $35 The blue LIONEL Hi-rail Pick-up truck from 1995 only:
Photo of the other side.
Has operating headlights & rear lights plus traction tires and the unit runs on either AC or DC.
Photo of the front & back of the truck.
Completely intact and very, very clean with nice graphics -- plus it was NEVER USED!
An "aerial" view.
Grade 9++ original box (minimal flaws).
Photo of the box and paperwork.
Has the box insert, the original (1995) instruction sheet #71-8423-250 and the original warranty card.

"Bench tested" and this Track Inspection Vehicle lights and runs great!
18427 PRR
Tie-Jector
LN/OB Yes $55 The red motorized "55" Pennsylvania Railroad Tie-Jector sold in 1997 only: has the original instruction sheet #71-8427-250 and the original warranty card.
Photo of the Tie Jector.
Has both track-side trippers and the complete (un-opened) package of 20 ties.
Photo of the other side.
Completely intact and very, very clean with nice lettering!
Photo of the front.
Runs great and works perfectly!
An "aerial" view.
Grade 8+ original box (small scuffs and scrapes) with insert.
Photo of the box.

Great layout piece!
18847 A T & S F
Switcher
E+++ Yes $175 A Santa Fe #502 H12-44 diesel from 1999: black with white lettering plus black & white safety stripes front and back. Has metal handrails and grab irons plus a decorative bell and horn.
Photo of the other side.
Has full Lionel TMCC command, directional lighting, a lighted cab, Pullmor motor and Magnetraction plus an all-metal die-cast body and chassis -- a first for Lionel!
Photo of the front.
Completely intact and very, very clean with sharp graphics!
Photo of the back.
Tested and this very, very low-mileage engine lights and runs!
An "aerial" view.

A replica of a high performance, high horsepower general purpose loco built by Fairbanks Morse Motors, this puppy weighs over five pounds!
38188 Southern
F3 "B" Unit
E+ Yes $ 45 The green "2356" Southern F3 "B" Unit with yellow lettering from 2000 only:
Photo of the other side.
A few paint chips plus some glue showing around the porthole lenses. In addition, the green on top of the decorative fans looks a little brighter than the rest of the roof. The unit is very clean overall with nice striping and perfect lettering.
Two "aerial" views.

This "B" unit was sold with the Southern AAs as part of the "Postwar Celebration Series" and was not available separately. Here's a chance to make your ABA into a very realistic ABBA setup.

Freight Cars:
Cat. # Item GradePhotoPriceDetails
7603 State of
New Jersey

Boxcar
E++ Yes $ 10 The light-green New Jersey woodside Boxcar (with a Type I body) from the Bicentennial series which was sold from 1974-1976: has a gold-painted roof and black lettering.
Photo of the other side.
Commemorating the Garden State's admission to the Union on December 18, 1787, this colorful boxcar shows the state's flag and the outline of the state.
An "aerial" view.
Part of the state's outline on one side is discolored and that's about it for flaws! The car is very clean overall with crisp lettering and sharp graphics.
9278 Lifesavers
Tank Car
E++/OB Yes $ 85 The colorful, chrome-plated Lifesavers Tank Car from 1978-79:
Photo of the other side.
Minimal flaws; the car is sharp: very, very clean with beautiful graphics and nice shiny silver!
Two "aerial" views.

Photo of the box.
Grade 8+ original box (tears; price sticker residue).
Photo of the front of the box.

This popular (and very-photogenic) piece was only available as a separate-sale item!
16683 Operating Elephant Car New/OB Yes $55 The Los Angeles Zoo Elephant Car made in 1994 only:
Photo of the other side with our pachyderm taking a nap.
Yellow with black lettering; it is similar in design to the postwar 3376 & 3386 Giraffe Cars that were sold in the '60s.
An "aerial" view.
It is BRAND NEW in the box with telltales and cam-plate plus the original (1994) instruction sheet #70-7914-250.
Photo of the box and the instruction sheet.
Grade 9+ original box (store price sticker).

Nice animated car with operating couplers and metal, angled wheels.
16803 LRRC
Searchlight Car
NEW/OB Yes $ 15 The red LIONEL RAILROADER CLUB Searchlight Car from 1990: has white lettering plus a gray superstructure with red lettering.
Photo of the box.
Grade 9 original box (creases).

The car was NEVER ON TRACK and it is sharp: completely intact and very, very clean with beautiful lettering!

This limited edition Searchlight Car was only available to members of the Lionel Railroader Club.
16907 Flatcar
with
Tractors
Car & Load:

NEW/OB
Yes $ 32 Gray "Lionel Farm Equipment" Flatcar with three die-cast removable Farm Tractors from 1994 only:

Never used! Sharp piece: both the car and the load are completely intact and very, very clean!
Photo of the box.
Grade 9+ original box (small crease).

Ideal item for a layout with a farm scene (as is the 19819 Operating Poultry Car listed below)!
16933 Lionel Lines
Flatcar with Automobiles
Car & Load:

NEW/OB
Yes $ 22 Orange flatcar with two blue Automobiles from 1995 only:

Never used -- still in the original packaging; both the car and the load are completely intact and very, very clean!
Another view of the box.
Grade 9+ original box (minimal flaws).

Nice piece!
17515 Norfolk Southern
Flatcar
with
Tractors
Car & Load:

NEW/OB
Yes $ 38 Gray NS Flatcar with two die-cast removable "Triple Crown Service" (Truck) Tractors from 1995 only:

Never used; never taken out of the packaging! Sharp piece: both the car and the load are completely intact and very, very clean with spectacular lettering!
Photo of the box.
Grade 9+ original box (glue residue possibly from a store price sticker).

A very nice piece! This item is one of Lionel's better efforts: the flat has Standard O sprung trucks with operating couplers and the load is high quality.
19930 LRRC
Hopper
NEW/OB Yes $ 12 The yellow LIONEL RAILROADER CLUB Quad Hopper from 1994: has red & black lettering plus a simulated coal pile and operating couplers. The car was NEVER USED and it is sharp: completely intact and very, very clean with beautiful lettering!

Photo of the box.
Grade 8+ original box (creases).

This limited edition hopper was only available to members of the Lionel Railroader Club. It is a good-looking car!
19935 LRRC
Tank Car
NEW/OB Yes $ 22 The black LIONEL RAILROADER CLUB single-dome Tank Car from 1995: has gold lettering plus a black frame with operating couplers.
Photo of the other side.
The car was NEVER USED and it is sharp: completely intact and very, very clean with beautiful lettering!
An "aerial" view.

Photo of the box.
Grade 9+ original box (minor crease).

This limited edition tank car was only available to members of the Lionel Railroader Club. Nice car, nice box!
26234 New York Central
Boxcar
E+/OB Yes $ 20
SOLD
The gray NYC (6464-style) Boxcar with white lettering from 1999:
Photo of the other side.
Clean; minimal flaws!
An "aerial" view.
Grade 8 original box (creases; corner "dent") with plastic insert.
Photo of the box.

Cabooses:
Cat. # Item GradePhotoPriceDetails

Passenger Cars:
Cat. # Item GradePhotoPriceDetails

Sets:
Cat. # Item GradePhotoPriceDetails

Accessories:
Cat. # Item GradePhotoPriceDetails
12714 Automatic Crossing Gate NEW/OB Yes $ 18 Highway Crossing Gate from 1990 and later: has the original (unused) connecting wires and the original contactor; has all of the paperwork including the original (1990) instruction sheet #71-2714-250.
Photo of the box and another view of the Gate.
Never used! Sharp piece: completely intact and very, very clean with nice striping! "Bench tested" and it lights and works perfectly!

Another view of the box.
Grade 9 original box (tears; creases; store price sticker).

This accessory is a remake of the postwar #252 Highway Crossing Gate and it is a nice, realistic-looking accessory and a handy layout piece.
12798 Operating
Fork Lift Loader Station
E+++/OB Yes $ 32
SOLD
The animated Fork Lift Loader Station from 1992-1995: has a gray platform plus a white building with red & white graphics and a brown roof. Measures 12 1/2 inches wide by 8 3/4 inches deep by 6 3/4 inches high. Comes with a pallet of pipes, two men (each with a hand truck), a forklift loader (with driver & simulated load) and a control button plus all of the paperwork including the original instruction sheet #71-2798-250.

Used maybe once; the unit is sharp: complete, all intact and very, very clean!
Photo of the box.
Grade 7+ original box (tears; creases; tape; store price sticker).

Interesting item! The fork lift simulates loading pallets onto a waiting rail car. "Bench" tested and it works perfectly!

Works perfectly -- and quietly! It is a great layout item! Original price: $74.95; our price: $32.00!!!

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