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Western Union Telegraph LionChief Ready-to-Run General Frieght Set

Product SKU: 81264
Western Union Telegraph LionChief Ready-to-Run General Frieght Set
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Sales price: $274.95


Roll Back the Clock

Our 19th century General-style steam locomotive and wood-burning tender is dressed ornately under the historic Western Union Telegraph banner, but upgraded to the LionChief remote control system.


  • Set Includes:
  • 4-4-0 General-style Locomotive
  • Baggage car
  • Flatcar with load
  • Flatcar with vats
  • Eight Curved O36 FasTrack™ track sections, Three 10" Straight FasTrack sections, one 10" FasTrack wall-pack terminal section
  • Wall-pack power supply
  • LionChief remote
  • Locomotive Features:
  • Electric locomotive controlled by remote
  • Operating headlight
  • Puffing smoke
  • On/off switch for sound and smoke
  • RailSounds RC™ sound system with diesel revving and background sounds, horn, bell, and user-activated announcements
  • Chuffing sounds in sync with speed of locomotive
  • Die-cast archbar style trucks on tender
  • Operating coupler on rear of tender
  • Powerful maintenance-free motor
  • Two traction tires
  • Separately applied details including bell, handrails, and headlamp
  • Rolling Stock Features:
  • Die-cast archbar-style trucks with operating couplers
  • Interior illumination in baggage car
  • Removable load and vats on flatcars
  • LionChief™ Remote Features:
  • Forward and reverse speed control knob
  • Three buttons for whistle sound, bell, and special passenger announcements
  • Requires three AAA alkaline batteries (not included)

Gauge: Traditional O Gauge

Dimensions: Length: 48 ¼” / Layout Dimensions: 40” x 60”

RailLine: Western Union

Minimum Curve: O-31