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Collection of Dennis Brown Gauge 1 Locomotives to Pace Transport Auction (8/5/14)
This very rare 5-inch gauge AD60 Garratt Locomotive No 6063 with an 8-4+4-8-4 wheel arrangement is from the late Dennis Brown’s collection of Gauge 1 locomotives that will be part of the upcoming Dreweatts & Bloomsbury’s Transport Auction. This “toy” locomotive weighs in at approximately 450 pounds and is some 12 feet in length, is fully operational, being powered by live steam, and carries a presale estimate of $25,000 to $30,000. For those of us whose only familiarity with the British model railroads is Thomas the Tank engine, the announcement on … More >>


Jomar Memorabilia Hits the Internet; Circus Collectors & Enthusiasts Rejoice (6/25/14)
If you are not a circus memorabilia enthusiast, you probably donUnless you are a circus enthusiast, the name Jomar probably doesn’t mean anything to you. Even an experienced antique collector … More >>


Comics, Rock ‘n’ Roll, Art Slated for Trio of January Auctions (1/2/14)
Archie ComicsLYNBROOK, N.Y. — Philip Weiss Auctions has announced a series of upcoming auctions to feature paintings, pottery, rock ‘n’ roll … More >>


Collectible Matchbox Cars: Hope You Saved the Box! (10/22/13)
fire chiefI am 53 years old. So if my math is correct, it would have been about 45 years ago (the … More >>


Rinker on Collectibles: Mechanical Art Balances Mass-Production and Aesthetics (10/8/13)
Ruxton_slI recently was provided with copies of e-mail exchanges between advanced toy train collectors that dealt with topics ranging from … More >>


Toy Museum Opens Mechanical Toy Exhibit in April (4/1/13)
To wind up and charge -Large-160(This article first appeared in DOLLS magazine) A special exhibit of moving toys of the past century  will be on … More >>


Serious Toyz Auction Features 1,300 Quality Lots in Wide Range of Categories (3/14/13)
CharacterCROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. – Serious Toyz will seek to cement its reputation one of the leading vintage toy and collectible auction … More >>


Auction House, Damaged by Sandy, Returns with Toy, Book, Memorabilia Sales (2/12/13)
Apollo 11LYNBROOK, N.Y.— Three auctions have been scheduled for February and March featuring historical memorabilia, rare books, stamps, and coins hosted … More >>


whats it worth (11/10/08)
HEY I HAVE A ORIGINAL BIG RAIL TOY TRAIN WITH SMOKING ENGINE WITH FUL SET IN ORGINAL BOX I HAVE SEEN A PIECE HERE AND THERE ON NET BUT NEVER A FULL SET CAN YOU TELL ME WHAT IT MIGHT BE WORTH More >>


Toy Train Sets (9/17/08)
Colorful toy train set, WorthPoint, Thom Pattie blog, model trainsA website dedicated to collecting model trains calls itself the “World’s Greatest Hobby,” and it isn’t hard to imagine why. Collecting colorful toy train sets is an old and respected leisure occupation. From the time trains arrived as transportation, train sets have been created and collected. More >>


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