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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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Lionel Prewar Peacock Green Set 10E Engine 332 Bagg 339 Pull 341 Obser St

$399.99
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LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR NO 616 8 FOUR CAR FLYING YANKEE TRAIN SET VERY NICE

$459.95 Buy It Now
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LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 7100WX 204 LOCO AND TENDER WITH 3 ROLLING STOCK CARS SET

$279.95
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Lionel Train Set Early 1930s Prewar w Boxes 1666 2666W Bag of Coal SALE

$584.95 Buy It Now
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LIONEL TRAINS RARE PREWAR PLEASURE BOAT 43 W CLOCKWORK MOTOR ENGINE STAND SET

$399.00 Buy It Now
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PREWAR LIONEL 7 PIECE TRAIN SET 254E 810 811 812 813 814 and 817 RUNS

$350.00
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Lionel PreWar 6314E Box Set

$299.00
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LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR SET OF ALL METAL FREIGHT CARS 659 654 657 NO RESERVE

$16.01
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LIONEL PREWAR TRAIN SET 1932 ONLY IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH BOXES

$410.00 Buy It Now
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LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 7006 UNCAT BOXED TRAIN SET ORIG SET BOX 1941 42 ONLY

$229.95
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Lionel prewar 253 w 607 607 608 SG Green Dark Green Passenger Set Beauties

$395.00 Buy It Now
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LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 267E FLYING YANKEE PASS SET CUSTOM PAINT TO IC GREEN DIAMO

$399.95
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LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR 636W 638 PART CITY OF DENVER PASS SET RUNS GREAT1936 39

$249.95
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NEW Lionel PreWar 14 Ornament Set With Gift Box

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lionel original prewar matched set of orange cars with original boxes

$6,500.00 Buy It Now
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RARE ORIGINAL LIONEL PREWAR TRAIN 390E SET WITH 332 339 341 CARS WORKS

$399.00
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LIONEL TRAINS PREWAR DARK GREEN MAROON 4 WHEEL TIN PLATE PASSENGER CAR SET NR

$19.06
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LIONEL PREWAR PASSENGER SET 259E ENGINE ORANGE TERRA COTTA 603 604 CARS

$250.00
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LIONEL PREWAR 812T BOXED THREE TOOL SET CONSISTING OF SHOVEL PICK

$100.00
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Lionel Late Prewar Standard gauge set 1766 1767 1768 Excellent OB estate find

$1,495.00 Buy It Now
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PREWAR LIONEL TRAIN SET

$455.00 Buy It Now
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Lionel Prewar Standard gauge 18 19 190 original paint top of the line set VG

$495.00 Buy It Now
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Lionel Oiler man repro figure from 550 set of prewar figures or people by MTH

$9.50
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Old Lionel Trains Prewar Freight Set Steam Engine Cars Priced to Sell

$190.00 Buy It Now
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Lionel Prewar Set 145W 224E engine and 2224W tender w 5 freight cars EX C 7

$595.00 Buy It Now
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LIONEL 752E PREWAR O GAUGE UNION PACIFIC M10000 STREAMLINER PASSENGER SET

$400.00 Buy It Now
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1930s ORIGINAL LIONEL PREWAR SET LOCO 262 TENDER 3 CARS 2 607 1 608 NO RESERV

$71.00
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LIONEL PREWAR 152 529 AND 530 PASSENGER SET LOOKS AND RUNS GREAT FUN

$425.00 Buy It Now
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ORIGINAL LIONEL PREWAR TRAIN SET AND ASSESSORIES

$850.00
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Lionel 6 51010 246E O Gauge Passenger Set Prewar Celebration Series

$499.00 Buy It Now
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VINTAGE PREWAR 1929 LIONEL RED STANDARD GAUGE PASSENGER SET 347 W ALL BOXES E+

$599.95
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Lionel Set of 2 Prewar Tin Crossing Gates 46 Vintage O Gauge

$69.00
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LIONEL OO FRIEGHT SET PREWAR SCALE NO RESERVE

$99.00
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Lionel Prewar 714 715 716 717 Scale Car Repro Set Very Nice Scale set

$389.99
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1946 Lionel Train Set Tracks with PreWar Cars

$80.00
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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.

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