LIONEL 700E PREWAR VINTAGE SCALE HUDSON TRAIN RARE SET

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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 12, 2010
  • Channel: Auction House

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Thank you for looking and bidding! This auction is for an original Lionel # 700E NEW YORK CENTRAL HUDSON CLASS J1e STEAM LOCOMOTIVE. Original engine Circa 1938. A REAL BEAUTY !!!

A GORGEOUS, RARELY SEEN EARLY EXAMPLE! WOW !!!

This is Lionel's best ever ! Made in 1938 ( serial # 011168) this was produced in limited numbers.

This engine was designed by William Kiefer the BRILLIANT locomotive designer for the New York Central . Emphasis on the word BRILLIANT !

Wish I could have been around to see one of these beautiful machines run from Harmon NY to Chicago. The New York Central never saved one of it's 275 HUDSON class locomotives---a pure historical BLUNDER ! However, we can thank The Lionel Corporation and it's sucessors for creating MILLIONS of toy and scale model HUDSONS over the years. THANKS JOSH !

Awesome, all original parts, shell paint and graphics. No cracks or repairs anywhere including the shell. C-7ish piece!!! No touchups anywhere. Some run time. It runs great! All functions OK, lights, whistle. Engine and tender motors need to be services before placing this loco into service!!!

Condition notes----this is the second 700E that I have had in my possesion. It
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