This Set consists of 5 Niagara Milk Cars and a Caboose with Die-Cast Metal Sprung Trucks, Die-Cast Operating Couplers, and Metal Wheels and Axles.The Caboose also has Interior Illumination, along with a Smoke Unit. A Great Find!
Manufactured by Lionel in 2002 to provide a prototypical consist for the New York Central Niagara 4-8-4 locomotive 6-28069, the first release in the Century Club II series. These 6 freight cars were only made available to members of Century Club II, and so are in limited supply.Includes 5 woodsided reefers, 1920s style, consecutively numbered #6576- #6580, and decked out in a handsome two-tone gray scheme. Each reefer features:* Diecast sprung trucks * Separately applied underside details * Opening doors with latches * Removable roof that reveals 2 chrome-plated milk containers and piping * Side and end ladders * Hidden uncouplers Bringing up the rear is a NYC Standard O caboose, 6-17656, with operating smoke stack and super detailing (see photos).This milk train is on the siding waiting for you to bring along your New York Central locomotive. But hurry, you don't want the milk to spoil!