LIONEL 773 HUDSON RARE VINTAGE POSTWAR TRAIN SET BOX !

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  • Item Category: Toys, Dolls, Games & Puzzles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 17,2010
  • Channel: Online Auction

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This auction is for an all original POSTWAR Lionel catalog # 2169WS 773 NEW YORK CENTRAL HUDSON STEAM ENGINE POWERED FREIGHT TRAIN SET FEATURING Magne-Traction, HEADLIGHT SMOKE AND WHISTLE. 1950 vintage.

THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO OWN AN ORIGINAL LIONEL TRAIN SET THAT IS RARELY SEEN TOGETHER LIKE THIS.

DONT MISS OUT ON IT ! A GREAT SET TO DISPLAY OR PLAY WITH !

This is an original set that came out of storage. ALL PIECES ARE ORIGINAL AND ARE IN EXCELLENT TO LIKE NEW CONDITION !!! THERE ARE NO CRACKS ANYWHERE ON ANY PIECE. THERE ARE NO GLUE REPAIRS ON ANY PIECES. ALL GRAPHICS AND PAINT ARE ORIGINAL. NO TOUCH UPS . ALL OF THE BOXES ARE ORIGINAL, ARE PERIOD CORRECT AND NEARLY COMPLETE. THE SET BOX IS AN ORIGINAL CORRECT SET BOX FROM 1950 .

This is the Golden Anniversary freight set for Lionel featuring the MIGHTY HUDSON !!!

THIS TRAIN SET FEATURES THE FOLLOWING ITEMS AS SHOWN IN THE PICTURES:

773 HUDSON STEAM LOCOMOTIVE with MAGNE-TRACTION, SMOKE, HEADLIGHT AND REVERSE UNIT...RUNS GREAT . ORIGINAL PAINT , NO TOUCH UPS. SOME small RUBS AND CHIPS. INCLUDES ORIGINAL CORRUGATED BOX, (sorry no liner) in excellent condition. CLEAN !!! Engine runs quietly and smoothly. Reverses without hesitation. Smokes well. Needs to be serviced if you run it (clean and lube). C8 to C-9 condition WOW WOW WOW !!!!! 2426W Die cast whistle tender--original paint and graphics. All original oparts inside and out. Plastic whistle house (period correct) with box. Sorry no liner, box has some issues but square C-7 1/2 box condition. 3659 operating coal/ore dump car with bag of coal and 160 bin.
3656 operating stock car with cows. GOT MILK? Original box and liner (some writing) included. Box is bulged and has some flap issues.
6411 gray flat car with correct stained logs and original box.
6456 Maroon Lehigh Valley hopper car with original box. 6457 type SP illuminated caboose with tool boxes, ladders and original box. Caboose has come contact marks, C-8. Box has some flap issues.

THE FOLLOWING ORIGINAL PERIPHERALS ARE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION:

2169WS-1SET BOX. Some age toning. Some buldging. C-7 condition. Nice, mildew free smoke free. ORIGINAL UTC LOCKONS (2) & WIRES UCS REMOTE CONTROL uncoupling TRACK with box and instruction sheet. 7 gold 511 form 1950 vintage LIONEL original inspection slips 3656 STOCK CAR OUTFIT instructions from 1950 1950s Lionel Lubrication and Maintenance kit as shown 1950 Lionel Instruction booklet (has binder holes) 1950 Lionel "Magic of Magne=Traction" booklet 1 bottle of original Lionel SP smoke pellets 1 tube of original Lionel Lubricant from the set Stock yard and ramp with cows ---cows pliable, not dry ! MOOOOOOO !!!! Cows have box and envelope for switch and wires etc etc...

GENERAL CONDITION NOTES: THE SET IS IN EXCELLENT to LIKE NEW CONDITION WITH SOME RUN TIME AND IS GORGEOUS WITH VERY STRONG LETTERING...... TRAINS ARE C8 to C9 CONDITION GRADING. TOY TRAIN AUCTION HOUSES WOULD GRADE IT HIGHER !!! ALL ORIGINAL!!!!

INDIVIDUAL CAR BOXES HAVE AGE TONING, MOST ALL FLAPS PRESENT ON ALL INTERIOR BOXES. MOST COUPLER PROTECTION FLAPS PRESENT. BOXES ARE SQUARE . Some tape repairs on box flaps (inside) ---some clear, some reinforced Kraft. Some pencil writing removed from some boxes. LOOK AT PICS FOR DETAILS.

Good luck to you if you bid on this original Lionel Train item. Please feel free to ask any questions about this item.

Shipping will be USPS Parcel Post or UPS $99.99 domestic shipping only. Shipped in two or three oversized boxes for protection. This set will get to you in exactly the condition shown ! More shipping $$$ required to certain parts of the country.

Insurance is absolutely required AND IS INCLUDED IN THE SHIPPING COST.

Thanks! Sincerely, paper…train

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