Collection of mostly Lionel O gauge trains chugs to Turner, June 11

Lionel 6-82205 BNSF Legacy ES44AC #7695, in its original box and shipping carton, estimated at $350-$700
Lionel 6-82205 BNSF Legacy ES44AC #7695, in its original box and shipping carton, estimated at $350-$700
Lionel 6-82205 BNSF Legacy ES44AC #7695, in its original box and shipping carton, estimated at $350-$700

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – Turner Auctions + Appraisals will present The Paul Jarosz Collection of Model Trains on Sunday, June 11, starting at 10:30 am Pacific time. The auction features more than 275 lots – almost all O gauge and mostly Lionel – from a Northern Californian train enthusiast who collected for decades. The sale presents a variety of desirable train offerings from the 1970s and later, several mint stock, many barely used, and most in their original boxes. These include locomotives, switchers, tenders and cabooses; numerous groupings and sets; and a wide selection of train cars, including passenger, diner, baggage and mail (Madison and Heavyweight among them), box, freight, flat, hopper, tank, ore, rotary gondolas, husky stacks and autocarriers. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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All aboard! Turner has more model trains from single-owner collection, Jan. 29

1882 Western and Atlantic locomotive from a Lionel Sears general set of five model train cars, together estimated at $200-$400
1882 Western and Atlantic locomotive from a Lionel Sears general set of five model train cars, together estimated at $200-$400
1882 Western and Atlantic locomotive from a Lionel Sears general set of five model train cars, together estimated at $200-$400

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO – Turner Auctions + Appraisals will present Part 2 of the Armond Conti collection of model trains on Sunday, January 29, beginning at 10:30 am Pacific time. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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All aboard for model trains at Turner Auctions, March 12

Right of Way Industries O Gauge 0-4-0 saddle tanker #5201, est. $300-$500
Right of Way Industries O Gauge 0-4-0 saddle tanker #5201, est. $300-$500

SAN FRANCISCO – Turner Auctions + Appraisals will present The Armond Conti Collection of Model Trains, Part 1, on Saturday, March 12, beginning at 10:30 am Pacific time. Featuring more than 250 lots from the estate of a Northern Californian who collected trains during the course of 75 years, the sale presents a variety of fine, distinctive and desirable pre-war and post-war train offerings – some new old stock, some limited editions, some unused and some with original boxes. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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