Lionel Prewar

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PREWAR LIONEL O GAUGE RED 600601602 PASSENGER CAR SET WITH BOXESEXM7
PREWAR LIONEL O GAUGE RED 600601602 PASSENGER CAR SET WITH BOXESEXM7
$425.00
Lionel Prewar 800 Series O Gauge Freight Car
Lionel Prewar 800 Series O Gauge Freight Car
$14.95
PREWAR LIONEL 234E PASSENGER SET BOX O GAUGE TOUGH NICEM7
PREWAR LIONEL 234E PASSENGER SET BOX O GAUGE TOUGH NICEM7
$350.00
Lionel TWO PREWAR ORIGINAL BOXES for GUNMETAL TENDERS
Lionel TWO PREWAR ORIGINAL BOXES for GUNMETAL TENDERS
$14.00
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
$215.00
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 3814 LIONEL LINES MERCHANDISE CAR 1939 42 used
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 3814 LIONEL LINES MERCHANDISE CAR 1939 42 used
$50.00
Lionel Late PREWAR GUNMETAL GRAY 224E Prairie 2 6 2 STEAM ENGINE
Lionel Late PREWAR GUNMETAL GRAY 224E Prairie 2 6 2 STEAM ENGINE
$118.95
Lionel Pre war 630 Observation Car
Lionel Pre war 630 Observation Car
$18.00
PREWAR LIONEL O GAUGE 806 ALL ORANGE CATTLEM7
PREWAR LIONEL O GAUGE 806 ALL ORANGE CATTLEM7
$225.00
Lionel Trains Prewar 224 2 6 2 Steam Locomotive
Lionel Trains Prewar 224 2 6 2 Steam Locomotive
$49.99
Lionel Prewar  93 passenger set box only 01306607T
Lionel Prewar 93 passenger set box only 01306607T
$50.00
Prewar Lionel Line 1682 Red Caboose Railroad Train O Scale Gauge
Prewar Lionel Line 1682 Red Caboose Railroad Train O Scale Gauge
$8.96
Lionel Prewar 2689W GUNMETAL Grey TENDER W 1689W O Gauge Parts Restore
Lionel Prewar 2689W GUNMETAL Grey TENDER W 1689W O Gauge Parts Restore
$24.99
LIONEL O GAUGE PREWAR No95 CONTROLLING RHEOSTAT
LIONEL O GAUGE PREWAR No95 CONTROLLING RHEOSTAT
$9.95
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 181 SET 262 LOCO 812 814  817 ALL ORIG VG 1931 32 RUNS
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 181 SET 262 LOCO 812 814 817 ALL ORIG VG 1931 32 RUNS
$429.00
Lionel Prewar 600 601 602 Grey Passenger Cars
Lionel Prewar 600 601 602 Grey Passenger Cars
$150.00
LIONEL O PREWAR 252 ELECTRIC LOCO W 803 CAR804 GRAY TANK806 CATTLE807 CABOOSE
LIONEL O PREWAR 252 ELECTRIC LOCO W 803 CAR804 GRAY TANK806 CATTLE807 CABOOSE
$229.95
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 238E GUNMETAL STEAM ENGINE + BOXED
Lionel PREWAR 238E GUNMETAL STEAM ENGINE + BOXED
$239.95
Lionel PREWAR 225E BIG 2 6 2 GUNMETAL GRAY STEAM ENGINE
Lionel PREWAR 225E BIG 2 6 2 GUNMETAL GRAY STEAM ENGINE
$164.50
VTG Lionel 1045 Automatic Operating Flagman O Guage PreWar Good Condition
VTG Lionel 1045 Automatic Operating Flagman O Guage PreWar Good Condition
$9.99
LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE 1668E GUNMETAL GREY 2 6 2 STEAM ENGINE FOR PARTS OR REPAIR
LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE 1668E GUNMETAL GREY 2 6 2 STEAM ENGINE FOR PARTS OR REPAIR
$39.00
LIONEL PREWAR CLASSICS  51201 RAIL CHIEF PASSENGER CARS C 8 01290700T
LIONEL PREWAR CLASSICS 51201 RAIL CHIEF PASSENGER CARS C 8 01290700T
$224.10
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 1719 LIONEL BOX CAR TIN PLATE 1933 40 VERY NICE
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 1719 LIONEL BOX CAR TIN PLATE 1933 40 VERY NICE
$39.95
LIONEL PREWAR O27 GAUGE LOCOMOTIVE 1666 MOTOR
LIONEL PREWAR O27 GAUGE LOCOMOTIVE 1666 MOTOR
$30.75
Lionel Prewar Train Set in Box 3 Cars and 1 Locomotive Tracks Sign Catalog
Lionel Prewar Train Set in Box 3 Cars and 1 Locomotive Tracks Sign Catalog
$349.50
Lionel Pre War Trains  Parts Lot of 14 Pieces
Lionel Pre War Trains Parts Lot of 14 Pieces
$24.99
Lionel Pre War Cars and more for Parts
Lionel Pre War Cars and more for Parts
$10.97
EARLY LIONEL PREWAR STANDARD GAUGE TRUCKS 1910 21
EARLY LIONEL PREWAR STANDARD GAUGE TRUCKS 1910 21
$25.00
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 3814 OPERATING MERCHANDISE CAR VERY NICE
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 3814 OPERATING MERCHANDISE CAR VERY NICE
$138.95
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 814 LIONEL LINES BOX CAR VERY NICE
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 814 LIONEL LINES BOX CAR VERY NICE
$57.00
Lionel Prewar Parts  Instruction Sheets Digital Reissue of Rare Book
Lionel Prewar Parts Instruction Sheets Digital Reissue of Rare Book
$18.00
Lionel Prewar 262 Engine  Tender Restored
Lionel Prewar 262 Engine Tender Restored
$215.00
LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE 12 WHEELSWHISTLE TENDER FOR 263 E LOCO
LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE 12 WHEELSWHISTLE TENDER FOR 263 E LOCO
$139.95
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
$299.99
Lionel Scarce PREWAR 8 Wheeled DIECAST TENDER 2224W EX + WORKS   LC
Lionel Scarce PREWAR 8 Wheeled DIECAST TENDER 2224W EX + WORKS LC
$118.00
Lionel Prewar 804 Tank Car  809 Dump Car
Lionel Prewar 804 Tank Car 809 Dump Car
$55.00
Lionel Pre War 0 Scale Frame includes both brake wheels
Lionel Pre War 0 Scale Frame includes both brake wheels
$9.99
Lionel Trains 260E O Gauge 2 6 2 Steam Locomotive Prewar Only
Lionel Trains 260E O Gauge 2 6 2 Steam Locomotive Prewar Only
$175.00
Vintage LIONEL Prewar Water Tower 93 antique train accessory
Vintage LIONEL Prewar Water Tower 93 antique train accessory
$49.50
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 656 LIONEL LINES STOCK CAR 1935 40 VERY NICE
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 656 LIONEL LINES STOCK CAR 1935 40 VERY NICE
$49.95
PREWAR LIONEL WHISTLE MOTOR IN WORKING CONDITION
PREWAR LIONEL WHISTLE MOTOR IN WORKING CONDITION
$14.99
Vintage Lionel Prewar No47 Crossing Gate  Original Box
Vintage Lionel Prewar No47 Crossing Gate Original Box
$31.99
LIONEL PRE WAR O GUAGE 654 SUNOCO TANK CAR
LIONEL PRE WAR O GUAGE 654 SUNOCO TANK CAR
$9.95
JK Original Lionel 98 Coal House Bunker Prewar Scarce Nice
JK Original Lionel 98 Coal House Bunker Prewar Scarce Nice
$155.00
NICE CHRISTMAS LIONEL PREWAR 258 ENGINE 258T TENDER  603 604 PASSENGER SET
NICE CHRISTMAS LIONEL PREWAR 258 ENGINE 258T TENDER 603 604 PASSENGER SET
$345.00
LIONEL PREWAR LOCOMOTIVE 253 PULLMANS  607 AND OBSERVATION CAR  608 ESTATE F
LIONEL PREWAR LOCOMOTIVE 253 PULLMANS 607 AND OBSERVATION CAR 608 ESTATE F
$135.00
Lionel Prewar 1692 1692 1693 Tin Lithographed Passenger Cars
Lionel Prewar 1692 1692 1693 Tin Lithographed Passenger Cars
$125.00
LIONEL PREWAR 00 GAUGE 0074 PRR 2 RAIL SEMI DETAILED BOX CAR ORIG NICE 193
LIONEL PREWAR 00 GAUGE 0074 PRR 2 RAIL SEMI DETAILED BOX CAR ORIG NICE 193
$99.00
PREWAR LIONEL O GAUGE Set of 3 passanger cars 2640 2640 2641TWO TONE GREEN
PREWAR LIONEL O GAUGE Set of 3 passanger cars 2640 2640 2641TWO TONE GREEN
$98.95
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 2812 LIONEL LINES GREEN GONDOLA 1926 42 VERY NICE
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 2812 LIONEL LINES GREEN GONDOLA 1926 42 VERY NICE
$39.95
LIONEL PRE WAR SET 178
LIONEL PRE WAR SET 178
$429.00
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
Lionel 620 Searchlight Car Parts Prewar Tinplate O Gauge Trains
Lionel 620 Searchlight Car Parts Prewar Tinplate O Gauge Trains
$8.50
Lionel Prewar O Gauge Track Contactor Activator for Crossing Signals Nice
Lionel Prewar O Gauge Track Contactor Activator for Crossing Signals Nice
$19.95
LIONEL PREWAR 1938 No 2235W COMPLETE DIECAST TENDER NO BROKEN STEPS MUST SEE
LIONEL PREWAR 1938 No 2235W COMPLETE DIECAST TENDER NO BROKEN STEPS MUST SEE
$75.95
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR  2680 SUNOCO TANK CAR  3659 Coal Dump Car
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 2680 SUNOCO TANK CAR 3659 Coal Dump Car
$19.95
LIONEL Pre War Crane Vintage 810 big 0 Gauge Scale Crane
LIONEL Pre War Crane Vintage 810 big 0 Gauge Scale Crane
$119.95
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 1045 OPERATING WATCHMAN ORIGINAL 1938 42 VERY NICE
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 1045 OPERATING WATCHMAN ORIGINAL 1938 42 VERY NICE
$49.00
Lionel Prewar 2815 Large ORANGE  SHELL  TANKCAR w Tattered Original BOX
Lionel Prewar 2815 Large ORANGE SHELL TANKCAR w Tattered Original BOX
$114.95
Lionel prewar 259E Loco  Tender with 2717 2719  2722 Freight Set Nice
Lionel prewar 259E Loco Tender with 2717 2719 2722 Freight Set Nice
$49.99
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 1666 2 6 2 DIE CAST STEAMER WITH 2689W TIN PLATE TENDER NIC
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 1666 2 6 2 DIE CAST STEAMER WITH 2689W TIN PLATE TENDER NIC
$109.95
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 814 BROWN OVER YELLOW BOX CAR 1938 42 EXC VERY NICE
LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 814 BROWN OVER YELLOW BOX CAR 1938 42 EXC VERY NICE
$109.95
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
Lionel Lines 225E 2 6 2 Prairie w 265W Tender Gunmetal Pre War
Lionel Lines 225E 2 6 2 Prairie w 265W Tender Gunmetal Pre War
$120.00
Lionel Prewar 1631 blue  silver observation car ca1938 42 01305913T
Lionel Prewar 1631 blue silver observation car ca1938 42 01305913T
$27.00
Lionel prewar transformer type R 100 Watt Trainmaster Transformer
Lionel prewar transformer type R 100 Watt Trainmaster Transformer
$16.00
PRE war lionel TRAINS IVES POWER STATIONall metal no plastic
PRE war lionel TRAINS IVES POWER STATIONall metal no plastic
$55.00
LIONEL PREWAR 651 FLAT CAR NICE
LIONEL PREWAR 651 FLAT CAR NICE
$14.95
LIONEL PRE WAR 76 SHACK WITH BELL ALL ORIGINAL GOOD COND 1939 42 NICE
LIONEL PRE WAR 76 SHACK WITH BELL ALL ORIGINAL GOOD COND 1939 42 NICE
$89.95
Lionel Rare PREWAR ORIGINAL PARTS Complete B 6 SWITCHER Diecast SHELL
Lionel Rare PREWAR ORIGINAL PARTS Complete B 6 SWITCHER Diecast SHELL
$82.09
ORIGINAL LIONEL PREWAR 2631 BLUE OBSERVATION CAR
ORIGINAL LIONEL PREWAR 2631 BLUE OBSERVATION CAR
$19.95

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:

PREWAR LIONEL NYC 2682 CABOOSE with Latch Couplers EXCELLENT Condition, Lionel Prewar Instruction Sheets No95 Rheostat No22 Remote Control Switches, 0529 Lionel 203 6 201 203 1665 1656 Original Handrail w 9 Stanch prewar parts, PREWAR LIONEL SET BOX for OUTFIT no139 o gauge, PREWAR LIONEL SET BOX for OUTFIT no148 o gauge BEAUTIFUL BOX, Prewar Lionel Line 1682 Red Caboose Railroad Train O Scale Gauge, PREWAR LIONEL Standard Gauge 310 L GREEN BAGGAGE CAR Box BOX ONLY, for Lionel 616 636 752 Yankee Prewar Wheel Set 4 parts, Lionel Prewar 657 Lionel Caboose A, PREWAR LIONEL Standard Gauge 309 L GREEN Pullman car Box BOX ONLY VG COND, LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 3814 OPERATING MERCHANDISE CAR VERY NICE, LIONEL PRE WAR 76 SHACK WITH BELL ALL ORIGINAL GOOD COND 1939 42 NICE, LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 1719 LIONEL BOX CAR TIN PLATE 1933 40 VERY NICE, LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 2812 LIONEL LINES GREEN GONDOLA 1926 42 VERY NICE, Lionel Pre War 2666w tender, LIONEL PREWAR 253 ELECTRIC LOCO 6072 PULLMAN 608 OBSERVATION CARS WORK, LIONEL PREWAR 810 CRANE TERRA COTTA O GAUGE, Lionel 58 19 Pre War LIONEL TRAINS GOOSE NECK LAMP POST, 0209 For Lionel 224e 229E 1664e 1664e Front Truck w bracket 1 prewar parts , 0391 for Lionel 2810 2660 crane disc hand wheel 3 prewar parts , LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 2657 LIONEL LINES CABOOSE ALL METAL, LIONEL PRE WAR TRAINS 654 SUNOCO ALUM TANK TIN PLATE 4 WHEEL TRUCKS ORIGINAL, LIONEL PRE WAR 69 CROSSING SIGNAL RED GOOD COND 1936 42 USE AS IS OR RESTORE, LIONEL PREWAR 00 GAUGE 0074 PRR 2 RAIL SEMI DETAILED BOX CAR ORIG NICE 1939 42, LIONEL PRE WAR 2640 TIN PLATE PULLMAN CAR NO TRUCKS OF ROOF PART RESTORED SHARP, LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 2817 RED OVER RED CABOOSE NICE ORIGINAL COUPLER ISSUE, LIONEL TRAINS PRE WAR 1680 2680 SUNOCO TANK CARS ALL ORIGINAL GOOD OPERATORS, LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 025 DIE CAST LIGHTED BUMPER 1928 42 PAINTED RED, LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 817 CABOOSE PEACOCK BODY DARK GREEN ROOF NICE, LIONEL PRE WAR 259E 2 4 2 TIN PLATE STEAMER WITH 262T TENDER VG PLUS ORIG COND,