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A Great Visit in West Virginia – The Paul Cole Collection Part 2

A Great Visit in West Virginia – The Paul Cole Collection Part 2

by Steven Weiss TRAIN COLLECTORS began to descend on Bluefield, West Virginia on Sunday November 22nd to view the diverse toy and train collections of […]

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Bertoia’s $1.2 Million Jerry and Nina Green Train Auction

Bertoia’s $1.2 Million Jerry and Nina Green Train Auction

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A Great Visit in West Virginia: The Paul Cole Collection

A Great Visit in West Virginia: The Paul Cole Collection

By Roland Digilio On Monday, November 23rd, Paul and Carol Cole opened their home for a visit of toy and train collectors. On the Sunday […]

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Bertoia’s March 12 Auction $1.3 Million

Bertoia’s March 12 Auction $1.3 Million

VINELAND, NJ – In toy collecting circles, the term “top shelf” is used to describe the upper reaches where a person might display his or […]

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Bertoia to Auction Jerry and Nina Greene Train Collection April 9

Bertoia to Auction Jerry and Nina Greene Train Collection April 9

700 lots include European and American rarities, with spotlight on Marklin, Bing and coveted early American 2-inch trains VINELAND, N.J. – Sometimes a toy train […]

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Raw Buddy-L

Raw Buddy-L

By Allan Rosenblum & Patricia Orellana Rosenblum WE HAVE BEEN collecting Buddy L toys since the late 1960s. Moline Pressed Steel made so many wonderful […]

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Bertoia’s Jerry & Nina Greene Train Collection April 9-10, 2016

Bertoia’s Jerry & Nina Greene Train Collection April 9-10, 2016

Auction to be held the weekend before the York Train Meet incorporates spectacular trains, accessories and stations, including many European rarities VINELAND, N.J. – In […]

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Beggs Live Steam Trains Book

Beggs Live Steam Trains Book

LONG-TIME COLLECTOR, publisher and author James J. Burke, Jr. presents “A Collector’s Guide To BEGGS Steam Locomotives and Railways 1871 – 1910.” This work fills […]

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Collectoys’ June 21 & 28 Auction – Train, Tintoys & Diecast

Collectoys’ June 21 & 28 Auction – Train, Tintoys & Diecast

Don’t miss Collectoys’ June 21 & 28 Auction, featuring trains, tin toys and die-cast. Some of the brands included: MÄRKLIN, BING, KARL BUB, JEP, LIONEL, […]

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Large motorbike by Krauss (16) in particularly fine condition ($13,000 – 19,500/ Euro 10,000 – 15,000).

Auction Team Breker’s Nov. 15-16 Auction Preview

AUCTION TEAM BREKER will be opening the toy chest for a special sale on 15 – 16 November 2013. Drawing extensively from fresh-to-the-market private collections, […]

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Jerni Train Collection Auction by Lankes Nov. 29-30 in Germany

Jerni Train Collection Auction by Lankes Nov. 29-30 in Germany

IT IS, WITHOUT QUESTION, the world’s finest and most important collection of antique toy trains, train stations and railroad accessories – the 35,000-piece Jerni Collection. […]

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Jerni Collecton on Display Through Jan. 6

Jerni Collecton on Display Through Jan. 6

NEW YORK, NY — Magnificent model trains, train stations and sheds, bridges and tunnels, carousels and Ferris wheels—all populated with toy figurines in colorful nineteenth […]

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J. & E. Stevens
Bread Winners cast-iron mechanical bank, circa 1886. Est. $26,000-$32,000.

RSL’s July 1 Antique Toys, Train Stations, Banks & Americana Auction

TIMONIUM, MD – Fine European antique toys and train stations, plus a fabulous array of still and mechanical banks are at the heart of RSL’s […]

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Hull & Stafford. USA, produced this handsome, embossed tinplate engine about 1870, The toy is completely hand painted in red, black and cream, and reaches ten inches in length. Wheels are cast, the bell is brass, the stack is painted wood, and there’s a truly powerful keywind motor tucked away inside the boiler. “Hero” was a popular toy train name in that era, but this beauty, I think, deserves the title.

Trackless Toy Trains

BY JACK HERBERT JUST ABOUT EVERY SIXTH house on your block contains, somewhere within it, a toy train set. It may be relegated to the […]

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Märklin ‘HMS Terrible’, estimated at £40,000 to £60,000.

Ron McCrindell Toy and Train Collection at Special Auction Services April 20, 2012

RON MCCRINDELL, one of the great pioneer UK toy collectors, died in August 2011 aged 91. He was well known and well loved by the […]

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