RARE Vintage Cast-Iron Railroad Crossing Sign > Antique Old Train Warning 8712

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  • Item Category: Transportation and Vehicles
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 05, 2015
  • Channel: Auction House

RARE Vintage Cast-Iron Railroad Crossing Sign > Antique Old Train Warning 8712

Up for your consideration is a set of vintage cast-iron railroad crossing signs. This auction includes one complete set or one "X". This sign is extremely heavy weighing in at over 126 pounds. It was found partially buried in a field in eastern Nebraska. This sign is double-sided. The markings "railroad crossing" are made in the casting. These cast-iron signs are getting harder and harder to find, don't let this one get away!

Approximate Measurements

Each one measures 72 1/2 inches long and 10 inches wide. Each one is 1/2 inch thick. 126 pounds

Markings

Railroad Crossing (on both sides)

Condition

It is in good condition for its age. Each one is warped severely. Also each one has a small crack on top in the center, see pictures. They also have moderate to severe surface rust and pitting. See description above for further info on the condition.

Inventory Number 8712

63489