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Lionel 1072 Cross Country Express Set (Sealed)
Mfg #: Lionel 6-1072
2014 Greenburg Guide Price: $385 (Mint)
This Cross Country Express set was manufactured by Lionel in 1980, It is a "Ready to Run" boxed set, with an extended oval of O-27 track and a UL-listed transformer. It is headed by a Toledo, Peoria & Western (TP&W) GP-20 diesel that features a powerful Pullmor motor, operating headlight, operating knuckle couplers, forward-neutral-reverse operation with metal trucks, wheels, handrails and chassis. The set also contains 4 freight cars, and a lighted caboose, each with operating knuckle couplers, metal wheels and axles. A special feature of this set is a manually operated Santa Fe gantry crane. The set contains:
Lionel 8066 Toledo, Peoria & Western GP-20 (6-8066)
Lionel 9232 Allis Chalmers Flatcar “6519” (6-9232)
Lionel 9309 TP&W Bay Window Caboose (6-9309)
Lionel 9373 Getty 1-D Tank Car (6-9373)
Lionel 9374 Reading Quad Hopper (6-9374)
Lionel 9379 AT&SF Gondola (6-9379)
Lionel 9428 TP&W Box Car (6-9428)
Lionel 2303 Santa Fe Gantry Crane (6-2303)
The set is factory sealed and is in "factory fresh" condition (i.e. "Mint", "brand new", "never been on the tracks or displayed") and as such comes with the original set box inserts, track, transformer and paperwork.