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Vintage Die Cast, Model Train & Railroadiana Auction


December 7, 2018
Auction starts at 10:00 am

December 8, 2018
Auction starts at 10:00 am

Pending 1000 LOTS

All lots are available online on our bidding platform.

Featured Lots

Toystrainsandotheroldstuff LLC and Joe Algozzini of the Toy train Hall of Fame are teaming up to present a day of trains and dinner party to follow.  Up on the menu is a fine selection of trains and toys of outstanding quality or rarity.  We will have O and On3 scale pieces such as Q car epoxy models, brass locomotives and rolling stock, some beautiful kit and scratch built O scale models from the 1930’s and 40s; O gauge prewar and postwar Lionel that is primarily excellent to mint in box or harder to find items including a very rare factory sample Lenny The Lion bobblehead made in the 1950’s by Lego from Japan (not the building block company), prewar 700K with 700T tender, two 763E steam locomotives with tenders, Blue Comet passenger set, a gorgeous 1950 773 Hudson with 2426W tender, boxed Lionel Plasticville kits, a fantastic selection of beautiful boxed and mostly unrun 6464 box cars including -250 Western Pacific blue feather, -300 MKT, -325 B&O Sentinel, -700 Santa Fe;  a fantastic selection prewar O gauge 3/16 American Flyer sets that are all high grade with original boxes including passenger and freight sets, several 4-8-4 Northerns and many beautiful boxed accessories.  There are four James Cohen reproduction Lionel 2 7/8 items, James Cohen reproduction Voltamp steeple cab locomotive, MTH tinplate traditions standard gauge 400E Blue Comet plus four car passenger set, five car Brown State Set, all in original boxes, a few restored Carlisle & Finch tin standard gauge trains, Elektoy steam freight set and more. On top of vintage trains, we also have a small but fantastic selection of vintage railroadiana including a 1907 Baldwin brass builders plate,  several other builders plates from American Locomotive Company, Alco and Lima, vintage lanterns with original globes, original Pullman car light fixtures, brass fire extinguishers, Milwaukee Road headrest covers, many Chicago & Northwestern shop rags, Illinois Central ash tray from the 1950’s, several Pennsylvania RR pieces including a cast iron whistle sign, watering cans, two porcelain coated Railway Express Agency signs and more.

We will have plenty of seating and tables available but would like to get an email or phone call RSVP so that we can better prepare for this event.  We will be serving a fully catered prime rib dinner with all of the trimmings to all buyers in attendance after the conclusion of the sale as a thank you for your business.

This is a two day auction taking place on December 7 & 8, 2018 starting each day at 10AM EST.  Sale will be conducted in the Toystrainsandotheroldstuff LLC auction facility at 1951 W Division Rd, Fowler, IN.  We are located 1 mile east of US 41, 6 miles north of Boswell, IN or 12 miles south of Kentland, IN coming from the west and 1 mile south of IN 18, 2 miles west of Fowler coming from the east.  

For those traveling more than a days drive away, the Red Roof Inn in Kentland is the closest hotel and offers discounted rates to our customers, just mention Toystrainsandotheroldstuff Auction house when booking a room or checking in and they will give you a discounted rate from their normal prices, their phone number is 219-474-5700.  There are also many hotels to choose from in Lafayette and West Lafayette, which are 30 miles away.  

Online bidding will be available with a 15% buyers premium and a 3% convenience fee for credit or paypal.  Live in house buyers premium is 10% with 3% convenience fee for credit cards.  Shipping is available for those unable to attend, phone bids and absentee bids accepted.  

If you cannot be at home to bid or attend live, download our app for free at the App Store,


Wylie Stivers IN AU 11500031 TCA 14-70225

We are always accepting consignments for future sales even though we have a full schedule ahead of us, don’t hesitate to call us with whatever vintage toys to include trains, models, action figures, comics, pre 1980 Barbies, slot cars, die cast, cap guns, play sets or anything else childhood related that you may have as we can always add more to a scheduled sale or schedule one specifically for you in the future.  Call today or email to see how we can get the most for you.
Wylie Stivers
Toystrainsandotheroldstuff LLC