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Lionel 1154 Reading Yard King Set - 1 Sealed, 1 Mint 

Price: $189.95 Sealed

Mfg#: Lionel 6-1154

Mfg'd: 1981-82

2014 Greenburg Guide Price: $190 (Mint)

This Reading Yard King boxed set was manufactured by Lionel in 1981. It is a “ready-to-run” traditional series set that comes with an oval of track and transformer. The set is comprised of:

  • Lionel 8153 Reading NW2 Switcher (6-8153)
  • Lionel 6200 Florida East Coast (FEC) Gondola with Canisters (6-6200)
  • Lionel 6300 Corn Products 3-Dome Tank Car (6-6300)
  • Lionel 6420 Reading Transfer Caboose (6-6420)
  • Lionel 9378 Derrick Car (6-9378)
  • Lionel 9448 Santa Fe Stock Car (6-9448)

The diesel features a powerful Pullmor motor, working headlight, transformer controlled forward and reverse, metal chassis, trucks and wheels.

The rolling stock features operating knuckle couplers at both ends. The derrick car features a swiveling derrick, with individual cranks that independently control a boom and a hook that both raise and lower. 

This set is factory sealed.

 Photographic notes:   The non-sealed, and photos of the set components are "file photos". The box photo of the sealed set shows some “yellowing” clear tape in the lower left hand corned where the original owner repaired a small tear in the factory cellophane.





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