RETURN TO THE MIKE HILL COLLECTION

 
 

May 29, 2020

 
Freight Cars
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  Composite & Wood Sheathed Box Cars Gondola Cars
  Steel Box Cars Flat Cars
  Refrigerator Cars Tank Cars
  Hopper Cars Stock Cars
  Covered Hopper Cars  
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Composite and Wood Sheathed Box Cars
 

Model

Description

None Available

 

 
Steel Box Cars
 

Model

Description

None Available
 

 

 
Refrigerator Cars
 

Model

Description

Merchants Despatch

Merchants Despatch 1941 Composite Refrigerator Car

Road No. 20682

Pacific Limited


$350.00
 

Merchants Despatch 1941 Composite Refrigerator Car - Road No. 20682

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - Pacific Limited Brass Import - Catalog No. PL-250 - F.M. Models Korea - Professional Custom Paint - New Condition
Model
Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History
M.D.T. Was a Subsidiary of the New York Central and Provided Refrigerator Cars to the New York Central System From the 1800 to the Mid-1960ís - The M.D.T. Composite Reefers Were Built by the M.D.T. Despatch Shops in 1941 - They Represented the Final Composite Design Prior to the Construction of All-Steel Cars. - Operated Throughout the Steam Era and Into the Diesel Era
Prototype Design

Wood Sheathed Sides - Panel Steel Roof - Wood Roofwalk - 4 Over 4 Dreadnaught Ends Westinghouse AB Brake System - Ajax Brake Housing
Model Condition
New - No Run Time - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Box Condition: B9 (Like New)
Model Description
Postwar Detailing - Opening Ice Bunker Hatches - Complete Underframe and Brake System Detail - Air Hoses
Model Finish
Custom Painted - White Sides - Red and Blue Stripes Along Side Sill - Freight Car Red Roof and Ends - Black Hardware - Black Underframe, Trucks, and Hardware - Black Lettering - Larger New York Central System Black Oval Herald - Road No. 20682
Model Trucks & Couplers
Pacific Limited Bettendorf Sprung Trucks - Metal Wheelsets - Kadee Couplers
Model Summary
A Colorful Refrigerator Car Operated in Both the Steam and Diesel Eras on the New York Central System

 
Hopper Cars
 

Model

Description

None Available
 

 
 
Covered Hopper Cars
 

Model

Description

None Available
 

 
 
Gondola Cars
 

Model

Description

New York Central

New York Central USRA Steel Container Gondola

R.Parri

$575.00


 

New York Central USRA Steel Container Gondola

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - R. Parri Custom Built O Scale Brass Model - USA - Unpainted - New Condition
Model Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History
New York Central USRA Steel Container Gondola - Based on USRA 46 Ft. 70 Ton Steel Gondolas Built By the Pressed Steel Car Company for the NYC - With Six 2000 Lb. Dry Bulk Containers - Operated In the Steam and Diesel Eras
Prototype
Design
Drop Sill Underframe - Side Cutouts - Container Bracing - Drop Sill Underframe - Dreadnaught Ends - Cylindrical Containers - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Vertical Brake Staff
Model Condition
New - No Run Time
- Replacement Box - Replacement Packaging - Box Condition: B6 (Replacement)
Model Description
Prototypical Modifications for LCL Dry Bulk Container Service - Side Cutouts - Complete Underframe and Brake System Detail - Six Removable Cylindrical LCL Dry Bulk Containers - Hand Punched Rivet Detail
Model Finish
Unpainted - Minor Tarnish
Model Trucks & Couplers
Less Trucks and Couplers
Model Summary
An Impressive Model of a Unique Car - Accurate detailing and Attractive Finish - Quality Construction

New York Central USRA Steel Container Gondola

Road No. 501214

RY Models

$550.00


 

New York Central USRA Steel Container Gondola - Road No. 501214

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - RY Models O Scale Brass Import - Catalog No. 230548 - The Brass Works China - Factory Painted - Like New Condition
Model
Photographs
Available Upon Request

Prototype History

New York Central USRA Steel Container Gondola - Based on USRA 46 Ft. 70 Ton Steel Gondolas Built By the Pressed Steel Car Company for the NYC - With Six 2000 Lb. Dry Bulk Containers - Operated In the Steam and Diesel Eras

Prototype
Design
Drop Sill Underframe - Side Cutouts - Container Bracing - Drop Sill Underframe - Dreadnaught Ends - Cylindrical Containers - Westinghouse AB Brake System - Vertical Brake Staff
Model Condition
Like New - Minimal Run Time - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Box Condition: B9 (like New)
Model Description
Prototypical Modifications for LCL Dry Bulk Container Service -
Side Cutouts - Complete Underframe and Brake System Detail - Six Removable Cylindrical LCL Dry Bulk Containers
Model Finish
Factory Painted - Black Gondola Body, Underframe and Trucks - Freight Car Red LCL Containers - Gondola: White Clarendon Lettering - Oval New York Central System Herald - Road No. 501214 - Containers: White Lettering - Small New York Central System Black and White Heralds
Model Trucks & Couplers
RYM USRA 50 Ton Andrews Sprung Trucks w/Brake Rigging Detail - Metal Wheelsets w/Ribbed Backs - Kadee Couplers
Model Summary
An Impressive Model of a Unique Car - Accurate detailing and Attractive Finish

 
Flat Cars
 

Model

Description

None Available
 

 
 
Tank Cars
 

Model

Description

Chicago & North Western

Chicago & North Western MCBA Class II 10,000 Gallon High Walkway Single Dome Tank Car

Road No. 6009

RY Models

$345.00

 


 

Chicago & North Western MCBA Class II 10,000 Gallon High Walkway Single Dome Tank Car - Road No. 6009

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - RY Models Brass Import - Catalog No. 2805117 - The Brass Works China - Factory Painted - Like New Condition
Model Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History
Chicago & North Western MCBA Class II 10,000 Gallon High Walkway Single Dome Tank Car - Representative of the American Car and Foundry Type 7 Cars Built Between 1907 and 1912 - Cars Operated Through the Early Diesel Era
Prototype Design
Single Dome 10,000 Gallon Tank Car - Steel Underframe - High Wood Walkways - Westinghouse K Brake System - Vertical Brake Staff
Model Condition
Like New - Minimal Run Time - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Extra Parts Bag - Box Condition: B9 (Like New)
Model Description
Complete Underframe and Brake System Detail - Westinghouse K Brake System - Vertical Brake Staff - Air Hoses
Model Finish
Factory Painted - Black Tank - Black Dome, Walkways, and Handrails - Black Underframe and Trucks - White Roman Lettering - White Chicago & North Western Herald - Road No. 6009
Model Trucks & Couplers
RYM Arch Bar Sprung Trucks w/Brake Rigging Detail - Metal Wheelsets w/Ribbed Backs - Kadee Couplers
Model Summary
An Excellent Model - Crisp Presentation - A Classic Prototype Paint Scheme

Chicago Burlington & Quincy

Chicago Burlington & Quincy MCBA Class II 10,000 Gallon High Walkway Single Dome Tank Car

Road No. 230098

RY Models

$345.00

 


 

Chicago Burlington & Quincy MCBA Class II 10,000 Gallon High Walkway Single Dome Tank Car - Road No. 230098

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - RY Models Brass Import - Catalog No. 2805117 - The Brass Works China - Factory Painted - Like New Condition
Model Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History
Chicago Burlington & Quincy MCBA Class II 10,000 Gallon High Walkway Single Dome Tank Car - Representative of the American Car and Foundry Type 7 Cars Built Between 1907 and 1912 - Cars Operated Through the Early Diesel Era
Prototype Design
Single Dome 10,000 Gallon Tank Car - Steel Underframe - High Wood Walkways - Westinghouse K Brake System - Vertical Brake Staff
Model Condition
Like New - Minimal Run Time - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Extra Parts Bag - Box Condition: B9 (Like New)

Model Description

Complete Underframe and Brake System Detail - Westinghouse K Brake System - Vertical Brake Staff - Air Hoses
Model Finish
Factory Painted - Black Tank - Black Dome, Walkways, and Handrails - Black Underframe and Trucks - White Roman Lettering - White Rectangular Burlington Route Herald - Road No. 230098
Model Trucks & Couplers
RYM Arch Bar Sprung Trucks w/Brake Rigging Detail - Metal Wheelsets w/Ribbed Backs - Kadee Couplers
Model Summary
An Excellent Model - Crisp Presentation - A Classic Prototype Paint Scheme

Jones & Laughlin

Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation 20,000 Gallon Triple Dome Tank Car

Road No. 1027

Lobaugh

$325.00

 


 

Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation 20,000 Gallon Triple Dome Tank Car - Road No. 1027

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - Custom Built and Finished Lobaugh Brass Kit - USA - Custom Painted - Excellent Condition
Model Photographs
Available Upon Request

Prototype
History
Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation 20,000 Gallon Triple Dome Tank Car - Built in 1926 by the standard Tank Car Company Tank Car Designed for Hot Coal Tar Transport

Prototype Design

Unique Design - Triple Dome 20,000 Gallon Tank Car - Steel Underframe - High Walkways - Vertical Brake Staffs
Model Condition
Excellent - Some Run Time - Replacement Box - Replacement Packaging - Box Condition: B6 (Replacement)
Model Description
Complete Underframe and Brake System Detail
Model Finish
Custom Painted - Aluminum - Black Trucks - Black Gothic Lettering - Black J&L Rectangular Heralds - Road No. 1027
Model Trucks & Couplers
KTM Bettendorf Sprung Trucks - Metal Wheelsets w/Ribbed Backs - Scale Non-Working Couplers
Model Summary
A Classic O Scale Kit - Nicely Built

 

Stock Cars

 

Model

Description

None Available