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May 29, 2020
 
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Model

Description

Canadian National

Canadian National Class K5a 4-6-4 Hudson

Road No.
5702

Scratch Built
Brass Model By
Darryl Townsend

$1,895.00

Canadian National Class K5a 4-6-4 Hudson - Road No. 5702

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - Scratch Built O Scale Brass Model by Darryl Townsend - Modified Weaver Tender - KTM Drive - Town Models Serial No. 094 - Custom Painted - Like New Condition
Model Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History

Canadian National Class K5a 4-6-4 Hudson - Road No. 5702 - Five Locomotives Built by the Montreal Locomotive Works and Delivered in 1930 - Road Nos. 5700-5704 - Used in Express Service Between Toronto and Montreal - Retired in the Mid 1960’s - Road No. 5702 is Preserved and is on Display by the Canadian Railroad Historical Association
Prototype Design
Semi-Streamlined - Enclosed Cab - Running Board Side Skirts - Lagged Firebox - Front End Throttle - Boiler Tube Pilot - 80 In. Spoke Drivers - Long Baker Valve Gear - Single Bearing Crossheads - 11,700 Gallon Vanderbilt Coal Tender - Six Wheel Commonwealth Tender Trucks

Model Condition
Like New - Some Run Time - Replacement Box - Replacement Packaging - Box Condition: B6 (Replacement Box)
Model Description
Scratch Built Locomotive and Modified Tender to Reflect the Prototype - Built by Master Craftsman Darryl Townsend - Cab Interior and Backhead Detail - Locomotive Brake Shoes - Custom Details 
Model Finish
Custom Painted - Black Boiler, Mechanism, Pilot, and Tender Trucks - Graphite Smokebox and Firebox - Olive Green Cab, Side Skirts, and Tender - White Striping on Drivers, Wheelsets, and Tender Running Boards - White Handrails - Gold Striping on Side Skirts and Tender Coal Bunker - Red Cab Window Frames - Gold Lettering - Red Number Plates on Side Skirts - Red and Gold Rectangular Angled Canadian National Herald on Tender Coal Bunker Sides - Road No. 5702 - Cab Window Glazing - Crew - Coal Load
Model
Electronics
DC Analog - Lights
Model Mechanism
Can Motor - KTM Die Cast Gearbox - Scale Coupler on Pilot - Kadee Coupler on Tender - Excellent Running Characteristics
Model Summary
A Unique Model of a Classic Canadian Prototype - Earlier Construction Techniques and Drive - A Distinctive One of a Kind Locomotive

Canadian Pacific

Canadian Pacific Class H1d Streamlined Royal Hudson 4-6-4

Road No. 2853

Custom Modified
Brass Model By Darryl Townsend

$2,195.00

Canadian Pacific Class H1d Streamlined Royal Hudson 4-6-4 - Road No. 2853

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - Custom Modified Weaver Models O Scale Brass Import By Darryl Townsend - 1995 Run - Korea - Kleinschmidt Drive - Professional Custom Paint - Like New Condition
Model Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History
Canadian Pacific Class H1d Streamlined Royal Hudson 4-6-4 - 40 Class H1c/H1d Locomotives Built by the Montreal Locomotive Works in 1937-1938 - Road Nos. 2820-2859 - Operated in Canadian Pacific Passenger Service - Retired in the Mid-1960’s
Prototype Design
Enclosed Cab - Flanged Dual Stack - Sheet Metal Streamlined Pilot - Single Cross Compound Air Pump - 75 In. Spoke Drivers - Walschaerts Valve Gear - Single Bearing Crossheads - 12,000 Gallon Rectangular Coal Tender - Six Wheel Commonwealth Tender Trucks
Model Condition
Like New - Very Minimal Run Time - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Box Condition: B8 (Excellent)
Model Description - Weaver Model Modified to Prototype Dimensions by Darryl Townsend - Converted to Coal Burner - Cab Interior and Backhead Detail - Basic Tender Underframe Detail - Custom Modifications: Boiler Modified to Correct Dimensions - Frame Extensions - Whistle Enclosure - Flanged Dual Stack Housing - Tender Converted to Coal
Model Finish
Professional Custom Paint - Canadian Pacific Gray, Black, and Maroon Scheme - Gray Boiler Jacket, Firebox, and Cylinder Jackets - Black Cab, Running Boards, Smokebox, Mechanism, and Tender - Maroon Side Skirts and Side Tender Panels - Gold Striping - White Striped Running Boards - Gold Lettering - Canadian Pacific Beaver Herald on Cab Sides - Road No. 2853 - Cab Window Glazing - Coal Load
Model Electronics
DC Analog - Lights

Model Mechanism
Kleinschmidt Custom Drive w/KTM Die Cast Gearbox - Pittman Can Motor - Kadee Couplers on Pilot and Tender - Exceptional Running Characteristics
Model Summary
Excellent Representation of the Prototype CP Royal Hudson - Well Executed Modifications to Improve the As Built Weaver Model - Extremely Nice Presentation of a Famous Canadian Prototype Model

Chicago & North Western

Chicago & North Western Class H
4-8-4 Northern

Road No.
3029

Scratch Built
17/64 Inch Scale

$3,295.00

Chicago & North Western Class H 4-8-4 Northern - Road No. 3029

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - Custom Built Brass Model - 17/64 Inch Scale - Upgraded Detailing - Custom Drive - Custom Painted - Excellent Condition
Model Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History
Chicago & North Western Class H 4-8-4 Northern - Road No. 3029 - Built by Baldwin Locomotive Works - Delivered in 1929 - 35 Locomotives in the Class - Used in Chicago-Omaha Freight Service
Prototype Design
As Built Version - Pre WWII Detailing - 76 In. Spoke Drivers - Roller Bearing Rods - Walschaerts Valve Gear - Dual Cross Compound Air Pumps Mounted on Pilot Deck - Trailing Truck Booster - Welded Rectangular Coal Tender - Six Wheel Commonwealth Tender Trucks
Model Condition
Excellent - Minimal Run Time - Replacement Box - Replacement Packaging
Model Description
Complete Scratchbuilt Model - 17/64 Scale - Complete Backhead Detail
Model Finish
Custom Painted - Semi Gloss Black Boiler and Tender - Graphite Smoke Box and Firebox - White Lettering - Red, White, and Black C&NW Herald on Tender Sides and Pilot Air Pump Shield - Road No. 3029 - Lightly Weathered - Cab Curtains - Crew
Model Electronics
DC Analog - Headlight - Tender Backup Lights
Model Mechanism
Can Motor - Sprung Drivers - Kadee Coupler on Tender - Excellent Runner
Model Summary
A Unique One of a Kind Model - An Excellent Rendition of a Classic Midwestern Prototype

 
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Description

Michigan Central

Michigan Central Lines Class J1c 4-6-4 Hudson

Road No. 8214

Westside Model Company - Custom Modified

$2,895.00
 

Michigan Central Lines Class J1c 4-6-4 Hudson - Road No. 8214

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - Custom Modified Westside Model Company O Scale Brass Import - As Built Michigan Central Class J1c Converted From a WSM Late Run NYC J1e - Model Serial No. 1081 - KTM Japan - Professional Custom Paint - Like New Condition

Model Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History
Michigan Central - New York Central System Class J1c Hudson 4-6-4 - American Locomotive Company - 30 Locomotives Built by American Locomotive Company - Delivered in 1928-1929 - Michigan Central Road Nos. 5250-5274 and 8210-8214 - Road Nos. 8210-8214 Were Later Renumbered to New York Central 5355-59 in 1936 - Retired in the Early 1950’s - Operated in Heavy Passenger Service
Prototype Design
The Michigan Central - New York Central J1c Locomotives Incorporated Modifications From the Original NYC J1 Design - These Included Internal Coffin Feedwater Heaters, Baker Valve Gear, and Cast Steel Frames on the Last Five Locomotives - 79 In. Spoke Drivers - Long Baker Valve Gear - Alligator Crossheads - Standard NYC Hudson 14,000 Gallon Rectangular Coal Tender w/Water Scoop - Six Wheel Commonwealth Tender Trucks
Model Condition
Like New - Test Run - Original Box - Original Packaging - Paperwork - Box Condition: B9 (Like New)
Model Description
As-Built Michigan Central Detailing - Custom Modifications by Tom Harley - Cab Interior Detail - Complete Backhead Detail - Hinged Deck Plate - Dual Pilot Mounted Air Pumps - Coffin Feedwater Heater - Locomotive Brake Shoes - Basic Tender Underframe and Brake Detail - Custom Modifications Include: Marker Lights on Locomotive and Tender - Coffin Feedwater Heater Smokebox Modifications - Piping and Prototype Detail Changes - Lagged Firebox
Model Finish
Professional Custom Paint by Bernie Beedy - As-Delivered Scheme - Semi-Gloss Black - Dark Graphite Smokebox - White Lined Drivers - Green Cab Interior - White NYC System Early Serif Lettering - Etched Builder’s Plates - Road No. 8214 - Cab Window Glazing - Coal Load - Lightly Weathered
Model Electronics
DC Analog - Lights - Headlight and Tender Backup Lights
Model Mechanism
Pittman Can Motor - KTM Die Cast Gearbox - Scale Drop Coupler on Locomotive - Kadee Coupler on Tender - Excellent Running Characteristics
Model Summary
Excellent Model of a Significant New York Central System Prototype - Quality Construction - Unique Feedwater Heater Treatment - Exceptional Finish - Smooth Runner - A Beautiful Model

New York Central Lines - C.C.C&St.L.

New York Central Lines Class J1e Hudson
4-6-4 - Big Four C.C.C&St.L.

Road No. 6620

Westside Model Company - Custom Modified

$2,795.00

New York Central Lines Class J1e Hudson - Big Four C.C.C&St.L. - Road No. 6620

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - Custom Modified Westside Model Company O Scale Brass Import - As Built Big Four J1e Version - Late Run - KTM Japan - Professional Custom Paint - Like New Condition
Model Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History
New York Central System - Big Four C.C.C&St.L. Class J1e Hudson - 10 Locomotives Built by American Locomotive Company - Delivered in 1931 - Road Nos. 6620-6629 - Later Renumbered NYC 5395-5404 - Retired in the Early 1950’s - Operated in Heavy Passenger Service
Prototype Description

The Big Four J1e's Incorporated Modifications From the Original NYC J1e Design - These Included Larger Tenders and Worthington Feedwater Heaters - Dual Pilot Mounted Air Pumps - Worthington Feedwater Heater - 79” Spoke Drivers - Long Baker Valve Gear - Alligator Crossheads - Locomotive Brake Shoes - 15,000 Gallon Rectangular Coal Tender w/o Water Scoop - Six Wheel Commonwealth Tender Trucks
Model Condition
Like New - Test Run - Reboxx Replacement Box - Replacement Packaging - Box Condition: B6 (Replacement)
Model Description
Custom Modifications by Tom Harley - As-Built Detailing - Cab Interior Detail - Complete Backhead Detail - Hinged Deck Plate - Locomotive Brake Shoes - Basic Tender Underframe and Brake Detail - Custom Modifications Include: Modified Tender w/Extended Water Leg - Addition of Worthington Feedwater Heater w/Attendant Plumbing - Prototype Detail Changes - Sunbeam Headlight
Model Finish
Professional Custom Paint - Bernie Beedy - As-Delivered Scheme (Thoroughbreds Page 69) - Semi-Gloss Black - Dark Graphite Smokebox and Firebox - Green Cab Interior - Red Details - White NYC System Early Serif Lettering - Etched Builder’s Plates - Road No. 6620 - Cab Window Glazing - Coal Load
Model Electronics
DC Analog - Lights - Headlight and Tender Backup Lights
Model Mechanism
Can Motor - KTM Die Cast Gearbox - Scale Drop Coupler on Locomotive - Kadee Coupler on Tender - Excellent Running Characteristics
Model Summary
Exceptional Model of a Significant New York Central System Prototype - Quality Construction - Unique Tender - Stunning Finish - Smooth Runner - A Unique Model

New York Central

New York Central 
Class NE-2d 2-6-6-2

Road No. 1354

Custom Brass

$3,695.00

New York Central  Class NE-2d 2-6-6-2 - Road No. 1354

Model Overview
Mike Hill Collection - Custom Brass O Scale Brass Import - Catalog No. ST-237-O - Serial No. 32 of 40 - Dai Young Korea - Kleinschmidt Drive - Custom Painted - Excellent Condition
Model Photographs
Available Upon Request
Prototype History
New York Central Class NE-2d 2-6-6-2 - Road No. 1354 - 25 Locomotives Built by American Locomotive Company in 1917 - Road Nos. 1354-1373, 1349-1353 - Used in Coal Train Service in the Pennsylvania Division - Retired in the Early 1950’s
Prototype Design
Duplex Stoker Tubes - Low Mounted Headlight on Pilot Deck - 57” Spoke Drivers - Alligator Crossheads - Walschaerts Valve Gear - Footboard Pilot - Dual Cross Compound Air Pumps - Spoked Lead and Trailing Truck Wheelsets - 8,000 Gallon Rectangular Coal Tender - Bettendorf Style Leaf Spring Four Wheel Tender Trucks
Model Condition
Excellent - Some Run Time - Original Box - Original Foam - Original Packaging - Box Condition: B8 (Excellent)
Model Description
Late 1930’s Detailing - Cab Interior and Backhead Detail - Locomotive Brake Shoes
Model Finish
Custom Painted - Black Boiler and Tender - Light Graphite Firebox - White NYC Late San-Serif Gothic Lettering - Road No. 5033 - Coal Load - Heavy Weathering
Model Electronics
DC Analog - Lights
Model Mechanism
Kleinschmidt Custom Drive - Can Motor - Kadee Couplers on Pilot and Tender - Excellent Running Characteristics
Model Summary
A Very Nice Presentation of a Unique NYC Articulated Locomotive - An Excellent Operating Model - A Somewhat Scarce Model

 

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