In today's economy it's essential to get the most you can for your buying dollar. So there's no excuse for over paying for authentic Lionel O-Scale trains when there are a lot of of them for sale on eBay. Also, eBay is one of the largest and most trustworthy online shopping sites in the world. This site is approved by eBay to help you find the Lionel O-Scale train you are looking for. If you don't see the exact Lionel train you are searching for below, use the search feature on your right to enter the style you're looking for.
Lionel has been building toy train sets since 1901. Lionel reports that getting involved in collecting old-fashioned Lionel trains is a common hobby involving hobbyists as well as traditional toy dealers as well. At times, though, it really is challenging to discover the exact age of the vintage train. There are some methods to learn how old your Lionel train is.
Antique Lionel trains are the defacto standard for toy lovers. Joshua Lionel Cowan actually designed the trains to be a display for his shop window to be able to attract buyers. But his customers were so entranced, he started selling the trains by themselves in 1906. The older cars have improved in price over the previous couple of decades, and can cost thousands of dollars. Nevertheless just what helps decide a train's worth is its visual appeal, hence a poor cleaning job damages not only the look of the train, but also its worth. That's why this is a job that demands patience along with caution.
Make use of buyer and seller reference guides for classic toys, for example Ebay's buyer's manual for Lionel trains. All these guides assist both professional collector and novice hobbyist date an individual Lionel train set. Online sellers also categorize classic train sets by means of year of manufacture along with type of train, and they typically consist of photographs of trains permitting you to figure out a match with your train. Even though it will demand some time and devotion to comb through lists of antique Lionel trains and their model numbers, doing this will not only help you find your train's age but also present you with an idea of the range in worth for antique train sets.
LIONEL 6 11744 NEW YORKER PASSENGER FREIGHT TRAIN SET W BOX USED VERY NICE LQQK, LIONEL 2532 SILVER RANGE VISTA DOME ALL ORIGINAL AND NICE WITH OB, Lionel 9303 Operating Log Dump Car NICE, 6464 50 MStL Boxcar NICE Lionel Postwar 0 Gauge x971, 442 Diner Nice Lionel Prewar 0 standard Gauge x999, LIONEL 022 REMOTE CONTROL SWITCHES Right and left hand turnouts nice pair 3, Lionel Original Postwar No 148 100 Controller for 148 Dwarf Signal Nice, LIONEL 6120 UNCATALOGED 1961 63 YELLOW UNMARKED WORK CABOOSE RARE NICE, Lionel F 3 REAR POWER TRUCK NICE, LIONEL 2400 SERIES SILVER ROOFS 3 pcs VERY NICE, LIONEL 2400 SERIES GRAY ROOFS 3 pcs VERY NICE, LIONEL No 3456 NORFORK WESTERN OPERATING HOPPER WITH NICE ORIGINAL BOX, O GAUGE LIONEL 443 MISSILE LAUNCHING PLATFORM 943 EXPLODING AMMO DUMP NICE, Lionel 6 17887 Conrail Flatcar with Armstrong Trailer NICE, Lionel postwar 2046 Hudson steam engine original box only 1950 Rare Nice, Lionel Postwar 6414 Evans Auto Loader No Automobiles NICE, LIONEL 124 PREWAR LIGHTED METAL CITY STATION 1920 36 VERY NICE DETAIL, LIONEL 022 REMOTE CONTROL SWITCH Left hand turnout with new wire very nice, LIONEL 022 REMOTE CONTROL SWITCH Right hand turnout with new wire very nice, LIONEL 022 REMOTE CONTROL SWITCHES Right and left hand turnouts nice pair 2, LIONEL TRAINS NO 19808 NEW YORK CENTRAL ICE CAR VERY NICE NIOB 1988, LIONEL TRAINS 19259 6464 WESTERN PACIFIC BOX CAR C8LN DCST ORIG VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS 6307 PENNSYLVANIA 1 DOME TANK CAR FROM FARR 5 SET LNIOBVERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 2657 LIONEL LINES RED CABOOSE VERY NICE, LIONEL POST WAR X6014 BABY RUTH BOX CAR VG COND ALL ORIG VERY NICE 1950 53, LIONEL TRAINS 19077 RAPHAEL 2632 MADISON PASS CAR ALL ORIGINAL EXTRA NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 15000 DENVER RIO GRANDE WAFFLE SIDE BOX CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS 9840 FLEISCHMANNS GIN REEFER C8L N COND 1985 SHARP VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS POSTWAR 3309 TURBO MISSLE LAUNCH CAR ALL ORIG VERY NICE, LIONEL 394 ROTATING BEACON SCARCE DARK GREEN NICE, VINTAGE LIONEL 2460 BUCYRUS ERIE CRANE CAR WITH DIE CAST FRAME 6 WHL TKS NICE, Lionel MTH 5 Shelf Acrylic Display Case O Gauge 3ft x 2ft NICE BIN, LIONEL TRAINS NO6 6917 JERSEY CENTRAL EXTENDED VISION CABOOSE NICE, LIONEL 224 ENGINE Set 2101w Tender Boxes Post Pre War Nice D189, LIONEL 685 ENGINE Set 2201ws Tender Boxes Post Pre War Nice D188, LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 817 LIONEL LINES CABOOSE VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 52181 MONOPOLY FOUR CAR FREIGHT SET IN BOX VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 18430 NEW YORK CENTRAL CREW CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 29202 6464 497 ATSF BOX CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 18411 CANADIAN PACIFIC FIRE FIGHTER CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 19934 VISITOR CENTER BOX CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 18447 EXECUTIVE INSPECTION CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 36861 PENNSYLVANIA DISPATCH POULTRY CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS POSTWAR NO 6119 25 D L W LIONEL ORANGE CABOOSE VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 9282 GREAT NORTHERN GN PIGGYBACK WITH TRAILERS 1978 82 NICE, LIONEL TRAINS 7207 NEW YORK CENTRAL 20TH CENTURY ALUMINUM DINING CAR NICE, LIONEL TRAINS 19940 LRRC INSIDE TRACK VAT CAR NIOB SHARP VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS FOR CHRISTMAS 19908 CHRISTMAS 1989 BOX CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 14257 133 PASSENGER STATION VERY NICE, LIONEL POST WAR 6800 RED FLAT WITH AIRPLANE ALL ORIG EXC COND 1957 60 VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 3659 OPERATING DUMP CAR 1939 42 VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 19926 I LOVE NEVADA BOX CAR 1994 VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 17891 ARTRAIN 20TH ANNIVERSARY BOX CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS POSTWAR NO 6464 525 MINN ST LOUIS BOX CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 6313 LIONEL LINES SINGLE DOME TANK CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS PRE WAR 069 BELL RINGING CROSSING SIGNAL WORKS ORIGINAL NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 8578 NEW YORK CENTRAL TRACK BALLAST TAMPER VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 19262 THE PERILS OF MICKEY HI CUBE BOX CAR II 1993 NICE, LIONEL POSTWAR 6464 GREAT NORTHERN BOX VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 9705 D R G W RIO GRANDE BOX CAR VERY NICE, Lionel Prewar 657 O Gauge Caboose Red Silver Yellow Black Original Nice, Lionel Trains Postwar 1055 The Texas Special Alco Diesel Locomotive Nice EXC, Lionel Trains 356 Operating Baggage Station Accessory Complete Nice, Lionel Trains X3464 NYC New York Central Operating Box Car Nice EXC, Lionel Electric Trains Milwaukee Road Porthole Caboose Near MIOB O Scale Nice, Lionel ElectricTrains Canadian Pacific Fire Fighter Car Near MIOB O Scale Nice, Lionel Trains ZW 275 Watt Transformer Operate 4 Trains Nice w 2 Year Warranty, LIONEL No 512 GONDOLA ORIGINAL IN NICE CONDITION, Lionel 6 16357 Louisville Nashville Flatcar with Trailer Frame NICE, Lionel 90 Watt 1033 Transformer Cleaned Serviced Tested Nice Shape, LIONEL 42 STANDARD GAUGE ELECTRIC VERY NICE RESTORATION, Lionel 1045 Flagman with Trip Nice, NICE LIONEL ROCK ISLAND DIECAST TENDER 18001T with Sounds, 1994 LIONEL ARTRAIN COMMEMORATIVE CAR 6 52049 NICE , LIONEL ORIGINAL POSTWAR 6356 STOCK CAR w BOX NICE GRADE , LIONEL POSTWAR 6511 PIPE CAR BOX ONLY made in 1953 56 Nice Condition, Lionel Trains 3413 Mercury Capsule Car Original VERY NICE , Lionel 6555 Sunoco Tanker 1949 1950 Repainted Very Nice With New Stickers, Lionel 1066 Union Pacific Alco Diesel Locomotive WORKS NICE, 3 LIONEL DIE CAST STREET LIGHTS VERY NICE FOR LIONEL LAYOUTS, LIONEL POSTWAR 6264 LUMBER CAR NICE, Lionel 6420 2 Caboose Shack Nice, Lionel 219 58 String Drum and Gear Nice, Lionel 1776 Diesel engine NICE, Original Lionel 38 39 Red Roof Operating Water Tower Nice, Lionel 2183WS Freight Train Set Box Only Nice, LIONEL TRAINS UNCATALOGUED TRAINMASTER TRUCK AND TRAILER VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS 30145 CANADIAN MAPLE LEAF R T R DUAL DIESEL FREIGHT SET NIOB NICE, LIONEL TRAINS 19076 CARUSO 2624 MADISON PASS CAR ALL ORIGINAL EXTRA NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 16767 6352 NEW YORK CENTRAL OPERATING ICE CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 34195 UPS PEOPLE PACK BOXED VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 9754 NYC PACEMAKER BOX CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 5707 AMERICAN REFRIGERATOR CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 7508 LIONEL 75TH ANNIVERSARY N5C CABOOSE VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO19131 LACKAWANNA EXTRUDED ALUMINUM BAGGAGE CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS NO 19774 PORTHOLE CABOOSE LRRC 99 VERY NICE,