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February 2, 2018

Pennsylvania Railroad Heavyweight Passengers Cars - Custom Built By Lawrence "Lefty" Gateman

Lawrence "Lefty" Gateman was a professional O scale custom builder from DeLand, Florida.  He was known for his exceptionally detailed models, and specifically for his custom built Walthers passenger cars.  His cars have completely detailed interiors, full underbody detail, enhanced end detail, beautiful paint and lettering, switchable lighting systems, and overall flawless construction.  Several of this cars appeared in the Walthers O Scale catalogs.
 

Model

Manufacturer

Description

  Price

Pennsylvania Railroad 75' Heavyweight Coach
 

Walthers
Gateman

Like New - Custom Built - Lefty Gateman - Highly Modified Walthers Kit - USA
Constructed From Walthers Kit - Catalog No. 9172
Non-Air Conditioned - Paired Windows - Monitor Roof - Globe Roof Vents
Complete Interior Detail - Passengers - Shades - Removable Roof
Extensive Underbody Detail - Fittings - Piping
Complete End Detail - Diaphragms - Coupler Lift Bars - Steam Pipes
Custom Painted - PRR Tuscan Scheme - Black Roof and Underbody - Black Trucks
Gold Lettering - Gold Striping - Road No. 3619
Interior Lighting
Walthers Die Cast 6 Wheel Pullman Passenger Car Trucks - Scale Dummy Couplers
Minimal Run Time
No Original Box/No Original Packaging - NOB

300.00

Heavyweight Passenger Cars

Model

Manufacturer

Description

  Price

Chesapeake & Ohio Heavyweight Express Car

Vintage Kit

Excellent - Custom Built Vintage Kit - USA
Clerestory Roof - Steel Riveted Sides and Ends - Basic Underbody Detail - Diaphragms - Window Glazing
Custom Painted - Pullman Green - Black Roof, Underframe, and Trucks - Gold Lettering - Road No. 130
Calumet 4 wheel Commonwealth Passenger Car Trucks - Metal Wheelsets - Kadee Couplers
Some Run Time
No Original Box - No Original Packaging - NOB
Listing Date - February 2, 2018

50.00

Lightweight Passenger Cars

Model

Manufacturer

Description

  Price

Pennsylvania Railroad Lightweight Pullman Sleeper

American Standard Lightweight Car Co.

Excellent - Custom Built American Standard Lightweight Kit - USA
Smooth Sides - Styrene and Resin Construction
Underbody Detail - Diaphragms - Extra Detail - Window Glazing
Custom Painted - PRR Postwar Scheme - Tuscan Red - Black Roof and Underframe Gold Lettering - Road No. 3965
4 Wheel S/L Roller Bearing Passenger Car Trucks - Metal Wheelsets - Kadee Couplers
No Original Box - No Original Packaging - NOB

80.00