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This Web Page Last Updated: April 22, 2018

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This page contains our current inventory of catalogued (and uncatalogued) postwar Lionel passenger car sets, freight car sets and work train sets. Both boxed and un-boxed sets are included here.

* * * Click on "Yes" in the "Photo" column to see a picture.
* * * Click on "Grade" in the 3rd Column heading for an explanation of grading.


Cat #ItemGradePhotoPriceDescription
Catalogued Freight Set Number 1467W from 1951:
2023 Union Pacific
Alco AA Units
P: E++

T: E++

Master
Carton
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Very clean, all-original Union Pacific Alco AA diesels that appear to have been TEST RUN ONLY!
Photo of the left side of the Power unit.
Power unit: die-cast frame; Magnetraction, headlight, functional horn and an operating coil coupler in the front.
Photo of the right side of the Power unit.
Minimal flaws! This all-original unit is very, very clean with sharp graphics and nice vibrant paint.

Photo of the right side of the Dummy ("Trailer") unit.
Trailer unit: die-cast frame; headlight and an operating coil coupler in the front.
Photo of the left side of the Dummy unit.
Minimal flaws! This all-original unit is very, very clean with sharp graphics and nice vibrant paint.

Photo of the noses.
"Bench" tested and the power unit lights and runs great plus the E-unit cycles properly and the front coupler works; the trailer unit lights and the front coupler works as well.
Photo of the roofs.

Photo of the master carton.
Grade 8+ original master carton (tears; creases; original tape residue).
Another view of the master carton.
Has all three inserts and this Gair Bogota Corp. box is SOLID!
Close-up of the manufacturer's information.
6456 Lehigh Valley Hopper E++/OB Yes |
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A maroon LV short hopper with white lettering plus staple-end trucks with magnetic couplers.
Photo of the other side.
One small scratch inside plus a little box rub and that's it for flaw! The car is very, very clean with crisp lettering and nice vibrant paint!
An "aerial" view.

Photo of the box.
Grade 7+ original box (tears; creases; tape); the box is solid: clean, complete, square & sturdy.
Another view of the box.
6465 Sunoco
Tank Car
E++/OB Yes |
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A silver, 2-dome tank car with blue lettering plus staple-end trucks with magnetic couplers.
Photo of the other side.
Some box rub and a few light scuff marks on top plus a couple of small scratches on the frame; that's it for flaws! It is very, very clean with sharp graphics and beautiful silver paint!
An "aerial" view.

Photo of the box.
Grade 9 original box (minor tears; small stains); the box is SOLID: clean, complete, square & sturdy -- plus there is no tape anywhere!
Another view of the box.
6656 Stock Car E+/OB Yes |
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A lemon-yellow stock car with black lettering plus staple-end trucks with magnetic couplers.
Photo of the other side.
Has some box rub on the high spots on the roof and that's about it for flaws! It is very clean with crisp lettering and nice vibrant paint!
An "aerial" view.

Photo of the box.
Grade 9 original box (tears); the box is SOLID: clean, complete, square & sturdy -- plus there is no tape anywhere!
Another view of the box.
6357 SP Caboose E++/OB Yes |
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An illuminated tile-red, SP caboose with staple-end trucks and one magnetic coupler.
Photo of the other side.
A light surface scratch on the top of the cupola and that's about it for flaws!
An "aerial" view.
The caboose is sharp: completely intact and very, very clean with crisp lettering and nice vibrant paint -- and of course, it does light!
Another "aerial" view.

Photo of the box.
Grade 8+ original box (tears; creases); the box is solid: clean, complete, square & sturdy -- plus there is no tape anywhere!
Another view of the box.
1033 Transformer E++/OB Yes |
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A 90-watts transformer with an original (and still pliable) line cord. Has direction and whistle controls. Very, very clean and the controls, circuit breaker and all circuits work perfectly! Has the original CTC lockon.

Photo of the box.
Grade 8 original box (creases; stains; box was opened from the bottom). The box is SOLID: clean, complete, square and sturdy!
Another view of the box.
310 Billboards 7 Yes |
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The set includes a complete and uncut 1951 sheet of ten (5) cardstock #310 billboards as follows:
(PLYMOUTH -- WRIGLEY'S -- SUNSWEET -- HEINZ -- FRIGIDAIRE -- BABY RUTH -- DuPONT -- SUNOCO -- SILVER SPRINGS -- GENERAL TIRE) -- the border has some stains but the billboards are nice.
1951 Papers Grade
8+
Yes |
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This outfit has papers!
Photo of the 2023 & 1033 instruction sheets.
The set includes the following original documents: the original 1951 Instruction Manual, the 1951 - 1952 list of "approved Lionel Service Stations" provided in all 1951 Lionel sets plus the instruction sheets for the engines (#2023-77, dated 9/50) & transformer (#1033-68, dated 10/51) and the original inspection slip for the set!
Photo of the front cover of the 1951 Lionel Consumer Catalog.
The set includes a gorgeous 1951 Consumer Catalog!
Click here to see Set #1467W as it appears on pages 12 & 13 in the 1951 Consumer Catalog.
1467W Set Box Grade 7 Yes |
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A brown, corrugated "OPS" box with blue printing.
Another view of the set box.
Flaws: tears, creases, stains, punctures, small pieces missing. Overall the box is very presentable as it is fairly clean, square and sturdy!
===> ===> ===> Set Photo $675
SOLD
Price for the Freight Set described above.
This high-quality set was well cared for the last 67 years or so -- everything is very, very clean with very few flaws!

We don't get that many complete sets in during the year and finding a complete set like this is very unusual!
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