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Prewar Lionel Train Sets

Prewar Lionel trains were generally less detailed than later models. The hobby of model railroading had yet to be defined as such. It was still evolving from the realm of fancy toy or novelty to detailed modeling and serious hobby.

Lionel took a lead position in the industry by advocating for a standard track size, the first of which was called of all things, "Standard Gauge". The Lionel Prewar period also saw the introduction of "O gauge" . Construction was typically heavy gauge sheet metal and cast iron. Bright colors were also very prevalent especially in the mid prewar period (1926 - 1929).

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PREWAR LIONEL DARK MAROON STANDARD GAUGE 380 ELECTRIC ENGINE 1923 27 SET

$495.00
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LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE 241 E BOXED SET

$1,199.00
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LIONEL PREWAR OLIVE GREEN 252 TRAIN ENGINE PASSENGER CAR SET W BOXES CLEAN

$94.00
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Lionel Number 025 Black Bumpers set of 2 possibly prewar Lionel Accessories

$8.50
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Set of 5 Lionel Prewar O Gauge 60 Telegraph Poles Posts Maroon

$54.99 Buy It Now
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LIONEL BOXED SET No 94 153 629 630 PASS PREWAR O GAUGE X7202

$199.99 Buy It Now
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LIONEL PreWar SET BOX no 234 TRAIN PreWar 0 GAUGE Passenger SET BOX ONLY

$33.68 Buy It Now
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LIONEL PREWAR 550 FIGURE SET ORIGINAL COMPLETE C10 NEW MINT IN ORIGINAL BOX

$425.00
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Lionel Prewar O Gauge Green Train Set

$350.00 Buy It Now
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Prewar Lionel No071 Accessory Set With 6 No060 Telegraph Post In Original Box

$270.00 Buy It Now
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Lionel Prewar 10E Peacock Standard Gauge Passenger Set 3 Car Original LJ

$299.00
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Vintae Prewar LIONEL Standard Gauge New York Central Passenger Set 418 419 490

$695.00 Buy It Now
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Lionel Prewar Train set 259E locomotive tender 3 cars 1679 1680 1682

$47.50 Buy It Now
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Lionel Standard Gauge Prewar 318 Engine Separate Sale Set Box 1

$350.55 Buy It Now
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PREWAR LIONEL SET BOX for OUTFIT no260 o gauge Good Cond Nice Graffics 1924

$90.00 Buy It Now
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Lionel Prewar O Gauge 1666E Freight Set 5 pieces

$49.99
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SET OF PREWAR LIONEL CABOOSE 2 SUNOCO TANK CARSBOX CAR FLAT CAR

$79.99
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PREWAR LIONEL SET BOX for OUTFIT no178 o gauge Good Cond Nice Graffics 1922

$90.00 Buy It Now
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LIONEL PREWAR O GAUGE 600 600 601 ILLUMINATED PASSENGER CAR SET WITH 2 BOXES

$140.00 Buy It Now
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LIONEL PREWAR O 35 BOULEVARD STREET LAMPS W BOXES SET OF 2

$75.00 Buy It Now
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LIONEL 5 ORIGINAL INSTRUCTION SHEETS 022PREWAR2353 6 53502 10 SET671 211 47

$9.99
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lionel original prewar set of 3 cars two 710 pullmans and 712 observation

$365.00 Buy It Now
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PREWAR LIONEL SET BOX for OUTFIT no293 o gauge

$75.00
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PREWAR LIONEL 252 ELECTRTRAIN SET W 3 PULLMAN PASSENGER CARS

$249.99 Buy It Now
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Prewar Lionel 266 266E O Scale Set Box Used Vintage Condition See Pics

$18.95 Buy It Now
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Prewar Lionel 350 Standard Scale Set Box in Used Vintage Condition See Pics

$20.11
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Prewar Lionel 234 O Scale Set Box Used Vintage Condition See Pics

$18.95 Buy It Now
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Prewar Lionel 352E Standard Scale Set Box in Used Vintage Condition See Pics

$18.95 Buy It Now
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SL 95 Red Spoke Wheels for Lionel Prewar O Electric Locomotives Set of 4

$37.85 Buy It Now
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LIONEL PREWAR PUT TOGETHER 1666 GUN METAL FREIGHT SET CA1942 C 7 01288148T

$239.00 Buy It Now
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Lionel Trains Prewar 818 Accessory Set O Gauge

$24.50
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Lionel Prewar Standard Gauge Passenger Train Set of 4 318E 309 310 and 310

$1,000.00 Buy It Now
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PREWAR LIONEL DARK OLIVE STD GAUGE LIGHTED 8 PASS SET 1926 32 AS FOUND LK

$359.95 Buy It Now
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PREWAR LIONEL RED CREAM STD GAUGE LIGHTED 8 PASS SET 1926 32 RUNS AS FOUND

$359.95 Buy It Now
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ORIGINAL UN RESTORED prewar 294 LIONEL PASSENGER train SET O gauge no tracks

$750.00 Buy It Now
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One of the great prewar Lionel train sets was The Blue Comet which features a detailed lit interior with hinged doors and swiveling seats. A removable roof allows all this fine detail to be appreciated and enjoyed.