You are looking at a postwar classic with a neat sidestory.
This is the 2056 made one year only, 1952. It is the Korean War version of the 2046. The main difference is the lack of Magentraction due to the war effort. Lionel produced the engine using the boiler casting from the famous 736 Berkshire put with the Hudson 4-6-4 arrangement. It runs well on 027 and O gauge track.
This is the locomotive only. You can add any tender you wish!
Of course, you know that the 2056, and therefore the 2046, were based on the
This engine features
- Die cast construction
- hinged boiler front
- wire handrails
- three position reverse E-unit
- Made in the USA
CONDITION: C-6+. Tested and runs, smokes, reverses, lights. Some basic playwear from use: oxidation on handrails; some paint chips; some scratches. Pictures show it all and are a part of the description.