Lionel Prewar

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Lionel Model Train 2660 Prewar Operating Work Crane Car O Scale
Lionel Model Train 2660 Prewar Operating Work Crane Car O Scale
$71.00
5 Piece Lionel Prewar Train Set VG 1937 41
5 Piece Lionel Prewar Train Set VG 1937 41
$102.50
Lionel prewar 1689e engine Serviced 1936 1937
Lionel prewar 1689e engine Serviced 1936 1937
$66.00
LIONEL PREWAR PASSENGER TRAINS SET
LIONEL PREWAR PASSENGER TRAINS SET
$99.99
Lionel Pre War 1688 1689T with 3 cars FREE SHIPPING with BUY IT NOW
Lionel Pre War 1688 1689T with 3 cars FREE SHIPPING with BUY IT NOW
$114.95
1917 LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE SET CATALOGED OUTFIT NO 166 156 610 610
1917 LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE SET CATALOGED OUTFIT NO 166 156 610 610
$975.00
Lionel Prewar O Gauge  O 43 Motor Gear Kit LN Box Rare
Lionel Prewar O Gauge O 43 Motor Gear Kit LN Box Rare
$250.00
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 654 LIONEL LINES SUNOCO TANK CAR NICE
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 654 LIONEL LINES SUNOCO TANK CAR NICE
$25.00
LIONEL PREWAR CLASSICS FOUR CAR PASSENGER SET Rail King MTH Lionel NEW
LIONEL PREWAR CLASSICS FOUR CAR PASSENGER SET Rail King MTH Lionel NEW
$174.95
Rare Lionel Prewar 1588 w 1588T Steam Clockwork Passenger Set Nice SS
Rare Lionel Prewar 1588 w 1588T Steam Clockwork Passenger Set Nice SS
$279.99
ORIGINAL LIONEL 1108 PREWAR O GAUGE CLOCKWORK DONALD DUCK RAIL CAR
ORIGINAL LIONEL 1108 PREWAR O GAUGE CLOCKWORK DONALD DUCK RAIL CAR
$1,495.00
Lionel Prewar repainted 607  608 Lighted Passenger cars
Lionel Prewar repainted 607 608 Lighted Passenger cars
$30.00
Lionel prewar transformer type R 100 Watt Trainmaster Transformer
Lionel prewar transformer type R 100 Watt Trainmaster Transformer
$14.99
Lionel SCARE PREWAR 1666E GUNMETAL GRAY Prairie 2 6 2 STEAM ENGINE
Lionel SCARE PREWAR 1666E GUNMETAL GRAY Prairie 2 6 2 STEAM ENGINE
$150.00
Large Lionel Prewar 2226W Die Cat 12 Wheel Whistle Tender NICE
Large Lionel Prewar 2226W Die Cat 12 Wheel Whistle Tender NICE
$225.00
LIONEL PREWAR 145W O GAUGE FREIGHT SET BOX ONLY
LIONEL PREWAR 145W O GAUGE FREIGHT SET BOX ONLY
$74.95
LIONEL PREWAR 254 TRAIN SET W 607 PULLMANS AND 608 OBSERVATION CARS
LIONEL PREWAR 254 TRAIN SET W 607 PULLMANS AND 608 OBSERVATION CARS
$195.00
1934 LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE UNION PACIFIC UP SET CATALOGED OUTFIT NO 751E
1934 LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE UNION PACIFIC UP SET CATALOGED OUTFIT NO 751E
$895.00
Vintage Pre War O Gauge Lionel 252 Set w Track607  608  607 COOL
Vintage Pre War O Gauge Lionel 252 Set w Track607 608 607 COOL
$199.95
LIONEL PREWAR 152 ELECTRIC LOCO 2603 PULLMAN 604 OBSERVATION O GAUGE W SET BOX
LIONEL PREWAR 152 ELECTRIC LOCO 2603 PULLMAN 604 OBSERVATION O GAUGE W SET BOX
$214.95
Lionel 1690 1690 and 1691 passenger trains pre war O gauge for restoration
Lionel 1690 1690 and 1691 passenger trains pre war O gauge for restoration
$29.95
Lionel TWO PREWAR 8 Wheeled 2 654 657 Tinplate FREIGHT CARS + OBX
Lionel TWO PREWAR 8 Wheeled 2 654 657 Tinplate FREIGHT CARS + OBX
$20.00
Lionel Prewar Tender for Parts or Restoration
Lionel Prewar Tender for Parts or Restoration
$0.99
LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE  165 MAGNETIC CRANE W BOX  INSTRUCTION REMOTE CONTROLE
LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE 165 MAGNETIC CRANE W BOX INSTRUCTION REMOTE CONTROLE
$124.99
Lionel PREWAR 226E Big 2 6 4 STEAM ENGINE Type 1
Lionel PREWAR 226E Big 2 6 4 STEAM ENGINE Type 1
$274.95
Lionel 259E Locomotive With Tender Prewar O Gauge 2 4 2
Lionel 259E Locomotive With Tender Prewar O Gauge 2 4 2
$189.99
Vintage Lionel Prewar No47 Crossing Gate  Original Box
Vintage Lionel Prewar No47 Crossing Gate Original Box
$31.99
VINTAGE LIONEL Pre War New York Central Line PULLMAN  MAIL CAR
VINTAGE LIONEL Pre War New York Central Line PULLMAN MAIL CAR
$40.00
Lionel Train Set Prewar 027 Gauge Locomotive Passenger Cars 2600 and More
Lionel Train Set Prewar 027 Gauge Locomotive Passenger Cars 2600 and More
$79.99
LIONEL PREWAR LOCKONBOXWIRESCONNECTING TIES  LUBRICANT INSTRUCTION SHEET
LIONEL PREWAR LOCKONBOXWIRESCONNECTING TIES LUBRICANT INSTRUCTION SHEET
$9.99
Lionel 517 Red Caboose Model Train Car Silver Trim Standard Gauge Pre War Metal
Lionel 517 Red Caboose Model Train Car Silver Trim Standard Gauge Pre War Metal
$39.99
LIONEL PRE WAR SET 240E W 260E LOCO  FREIGHTS EX IN ORIG BOXES  SET BOX
LIONEL PRE WAR SET 240E W 260E LOCO FREIGHTS EX IN ORIG BOXES SET BOX
$1,299.95
0292 for Lionel Frosted Window Material Prewar Pass Cars 4 x 9 2 prewar part
0292 for Lionel Frosted Window Material Prewar Pass Cars 4 x 9 2 prewar part
$9.51
Lionel Prewar O Gauge 252 with Box Rare TerryCotta
Lionel Prewar O Gauge 252 with Box Rare TerryCotta
$375.00
Lionel Prewar 1692 1692 1693 Tin Lithographed Passenger Cars
Lionel Prewar 1692 1692 1693 Tin Lithographed Passenger Cars
$125.00
0291 for Lionel Clear Window Material Prewar Pass Cars 2 sheets 4 x 9 part
0291 for Lionel Clear Window Material Prewar Pass Cars 2 sheets 4 x 9 part
$8.01
Vintage Pre War Lionel Lot engine 238 e with blue Pullman Cars 601 and 602
Vintage Pre War Lionel Lot engine 238 e with blue Pullman Cars 601 and 602
$225.00
Prewar Lionel Lines 1668 Stream Lined Torpedo Train Engine O27 Tender + More
Prewar Lionel Lines 1668 Stream Lined Torpedo Train Engine O27 Tender + More
$145.00
Lionel Prewar Train Set 296 252 Locomotive  2 607 cars  608 car VGC
Lionel Prewar Train Set 296 252 Locomotive 2 607 cars 608 car VGC
$245.00
Lionel PREWAR 225E BIG 2 6 2 Satin Black STEAM ENGINE
Lionel PREWAR 225E BIG 2 6 2 Satin Black STEAM ENGINE
$194.50
Lionel Prewar Hiawatha Passenger Set
Lionel Prewar Hiawatha Passenger Set
$750.00
Lionel PRINTABLE Prewar Postwar Billboards Digital Collection
Lionel PRINTABLE Prewar Postwar Billboards Digital Collection
$14.00
Lionel 260 PREWAR PASSENGER SET Engine and Cars VG SET BOX POOR Condition
Lionel 260 PREWAR PASSENGER SET Engine and Cars VG SET BOX POOR Condition
$220.00
American Flyer Prewar O Gauge Tinplate Station Clock Pretty Rare Item Lionel
American Flyer Prewar O Gauge Tinplate Station Clock Pretty Rare Item Lionel
$50.00
0266 for Lionel prewar O wheel puller repair service parts tool pre postwar
0266 for Lionel prewar O wheel puller repair service parts tool pre postwar
$19.51
Lionel PREWAR 700e HUDSON DISPLAY BOARD Original Circa 1937
Lionel PREWAR 700e HUDSON DISPLAY BOARD Original Circa 1937
$1,250.00
LIONEL 2 PREWAR MOTORS 1920S TO 30S O GAUGE X1277
LIONEL 2 PREWAR MOTORS 1920S TO 30S O GAUGE X1277
$29.99
Lionel Prewar 262 Engine  Tender Restored
Lionel Prewar 262 Engine Tender Restored
$215.00
Lionel Prewar set 242E 259 1689W 2x 603 1x 604 passcars 01306553T
Lionel Prewar set 242E 259 1689W 2x 603 1x 604 passcars 01306553T
$399.00
LIONEL PREWAR ROLLING STOCK TANK BOX CAR GONDOLA CABOOSE LOT ALL PICTURED
LIONEL PREWAR ROLLING STOCK TANK BOX CAR GONDOLA CABOOSE LOT ALL PICTURED
$83.99
Prewar Lionel 1091W Train Set With Most Car Boxes And The Set Box Untested
Prewar Lionel 1091W Train Set With Most Car Boxes And The Set Box Untested
$149.99
Lionel Prewar 56 Lamppost Type 1 Copper Color Sold On Plots Only VG
Lionel Prewar 56 Lamppost Type 1 Copper Color Sold On Plots Only VG
$49.99
1816 for Lionel 224E 3 Steamchest prewar part
1816 for Lionel 224E 3 Steamchest prewar part
$24.99
LIONEL PREWAR 2660 0 GAUGE CRANE CAR  CLEAN
LIONEL PREWAR 2660 0 GAUGE CRANE CAR CLEAN
$49.99
LIONEL PREWAR 1932 No 257 258 COMPLETE 4 WHEEL TENDER TAKE A LOOK NO RUST
LIONEL PREWAR 1932 No 257 258 COMPLETE 4 WHEEL TENDER TAKE A LOOK NO RUST
$19.95
Vintage Prewar Lionel 5208E Train Set in orig outfit setbox box 262E 607 608
Vintage Prewar Lionel 5208E Train Set in orig outfit setbox box 262E 607 608
$399.99
LIONEL PREWAR 711 RIGHT TRACK SWITCH WITH DIE CAST CONTROLLER O GAUGE
LIONEL PREWAR 711 RIGHT TRACK SWITCH WITH DIE CAST CONTROLLER O GAUGE
$79.99
0063 Lionel 249e Linkpac prewar new parts ALL linkage spacerscrews rivets
0063 Lionel 249e Linkpac prewar new parts ALL linkage spacerscrews rivets
$36.91
Lionel 6401 PREWAR FREIGHT SET with OBs SET EX BOXES GD Condition
Lionel 6401 PREWAR FREIGHT SET with OBs SET EX BOXES GD Condition
$220.00
Lionel Prewar  238E Gunmetal Locomotive  2225W Tender O Gauge 1936 38 Runs
Lionel Prewar 238E Gunmetal Locomotive 2225W Tender O Gauge 1936 38 Runs
$199.99
Lionel Prewar set of rail chief passcars 7922x 793794 ca 1937 41 01314072T
Lionel Prewar set of rail chief passcars 7922x 793794 ca 1937 41 01314072T
$499.00
Prewar Lionel Jr 1700 Streamliner Parts Lot
Prewar Lionel Jr 1700 Streamliner Parts Lot
$25.00
0814 for Lionel O27 Track Tool prewar  Postwar Track Repair Plier part
0814 for Lionel O27 Track Tool prewar Postwar Track Repair Plier part
$15.91
LIONEL PREWAR 3651 LIONEL LINES LUMBER CAR WITH BOX AND LINER
LIONEL PREWAR 3651 LIONEL LINES LUMBER CAR WITH BOX AND LINER
$19.99
Lionel Pre War 0 Scale Pair of Trucks w Operating Box Couplers
Lionel Pre War 0 Scale Pair of Trucks w Operating Box Couplers
$19.99
LIONEL O PREWAR 150 ELECTRIC LOCO W 800 BOX CAR804 EARLY GRAY TANK901 GONDOLA
LIONEL O PREWAR 150 ELECTRIC LOCO W 800 BOX CAR804 EARLY GRAY TANK901 GONDOLA
$189.95
LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE 617 FLYING YANKEE COACH
LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE 617 FLYING YANKEE COACH
$31.99
Lionel Prewar 803 hopper
Lionel Prewar 803 hopper
$15.00
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 656 LIONEL LINES STOCK CAR 1935 40
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 656 LIONEL LINES STOCK CAR 1935 40
$28.95
Lionel Trains Prewar 226E Lionel Lines 2 6 4 Die Cast Steam Locomotive
Lionel Trains Prewar 226E Lionel Lines 2 6 4 Die Cast Steam Locomotive
$175.00
All Original LIONEL ORIGINAL PRE WAR COMPLETE 025 BUMPER Mint Condition
All Original LIONEL ORIGINAL PRE WAR COMPLETE 025 BUMPER Mint Condition
$49.00
Very Rare Excellent Condition 1934 Prewar Lionel 234E Set With All Boxes
Very Rare Excellent Condition 1934 Prewar Lionel 234E Set With All Boxes
$699.99

Model trains were popular back in the early 1900's and in those days, the most used were O scale model trains. The good thing about O gauge trains was that even though they were small, they were not too small for everybody to handle, including kids. After that, numerous sizes became available, and the O scale fell out of favor. In the 1990's, an innovative company commenced producing trains in this size once again, and new people learned the enjoyment of model trains.

A very important factor that tends to make this size popular is because it is a lot easier to build a permanent background and track. When using the smaller sizes, the details on the setup can begin to mix together, which makes it challenging to have a terrific setup. With the slightly greater size of the O gauge trains, it can be less difficult to make all of your other models to the proper scale, so you do not have to sacrifice any details.

The O gauge can make an excellent starter set for anyone of any age. They are the best size for the smaller hands of children. They are able to put them together easier, and also pick the trains up and cope with them easier after a derailment. O scale trains used to come in merely a 3 rail model, but currently are also for sale in a 2 rail model. Some people still favor the 3 rail model. This might be from the nostalgia of adults, because they might have played with the 3 rail model as kids.

Of all the various scales on the market, model trains O scale are the most in-demand. Part of this is due to it is less difficult to put together a miniature world to go along with the train set. For many, their initial exposure to model trains were trains that were O scale. They are also much more available when compared with a number of the other train sizes. As a consequence of their size, they are a good option to give to a child as his or her starter set, plus simple for a beginner to manage. If you're considering model trains, check into the O scale trains.

Lionel Prewar items recently purchased through this site:

LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 654 LIONEL LINES SUNOCO TANK CAR NICE, 0292 for Lionel Frosted Window Material Prewar Pass Cars 4 x 9 2 prewar part, 0291 for Lionel Clear Window Material Prewar Pass Cars 2 sheets 4 x 9 part, 0266 for Lionel prewar O wheel puller repair service parts tool pre postwar, ORIGINAL LIONEL 1108 PREWAR O GAUGE CLOCKWORK DONALD DUCK RAIL CAR, 1934 LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE UNION PACIFIC UP SET CATALOGED OUTFIT NO 751E, 1917 LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE SET CATALOGED OUTFIT NO 166 156 610 610, LIONEL 1940 CATALOG COLOR ORIGINAL PREWAR O GAUGE X1255, Lionel 517 Red Caboose Model Train Car Silver Trim Standard Gauge Pre War Metal, LIONEL PREWAR ROLLING STOCK TANK BOX CAR GONDOLA CABOOSE LOT ALL PICTURED, Great OrigPre War Lionel Engine Tender Cars 262E262T607607608 No Reserve, Pre war lionel train Lionel Engine 257 and three cars 25 807 804, 0153 for Lionel 8 10 318 380 STD Electric Locos Frame springs 4 prewar parts, COPPER BOILER BANDING FOR LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 385 392 400 ENGINES 16 LONG, LIONEL PREWAR TRANSFORMER LOT 2 OF THEM TYPE T K PLEASE EXAMINE, 0063 Lionel 249e Linkpac prewar new parts ALL linkage spacerscrews rivets, PREWAR LIONEL 783 HIAWATHA PASSENGER COACH CAR EMPTY BOX ORIGINAL, LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 657 LIONEL LINES CABOOSE 1934 42, Lionel Pre War Trucks for parts as shown, Pre War Lionel Lines Red and Green O Gauge N0 807 Tinplate Caboose, Lionel Ives RR LINES TANK LINES 1682 train prewar red passenger, CTC LOCKONS 2 good used Lionel Prewar Postwar 0 027 Gauge C962a, Lionel Prewar 803 hopper, Vintage Pre War O Gauge Lionel 252 Set w Track607 608 607 COOL, Lionel Prewar O Gauge 296 Passenger Train 254 610 612 Set Box Nice, Lionel Prewar O Gauge Work Train Boxes 97 Coal 226 2226W 2814 2810 3859 2817, Lionel Prewar O Gauge 1099 Lumber Train Set Boxes 1664 2689 3651 308 2657X, Dorfan Lionel Prewar O Gauge 607 Caboose with Super Box, Vintage Pre War Metal Lionel Lines 2657 Caboose, 1940 Original Prewar Lionel 169 Magic Electrol Teledyne Sets Controller Ex+,