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The METCA Brookside & Riverside Milk Reefers

Rich and luxurious burgundy sides adorn these two Lionel Scale Milk Reefers. The 6-58285 Brookside and 6-58286 Riverside Milk Reefers are 100% Lionel made and decorated. Cars feature die-cast trucks and internal simulated glass lined milk storage tanks which can be seen when removing the roof. Please, do not delay; order today.

Price: $96.99/Single - $179.99/Pair Preorder Now! Delivery later in 2018.

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The METCA Jersey Central Box Car

The Central Railroad Company of New Jersey, more commonly known as the Jersey Central, was a key component of the rail network in the northeast during its existence. Their famous Bronx Terminal is memorialized in the “return to” notation on the car, painted in their unique Coast Guard paint scheme. METCA is proud to release this 9700/6464 sized box car. This 100% Lionel made and decorated 6-58033 box car is molded, decorated, and assembled in the USA. The car features a stamped metal frame, metal brake wheel and die-cast sprung trucks.

Price: $79.99 Preorder Now! Delivery later in 2018.

The METCA Halloween Box Car

The Headless Horseman, Ichabod Crane, and Sleepy Hollow are all terms that just scream Halloween. This car has different graphics and different door colors on each side so it actually looks like 2 different cars. Order 2 cars so you can run/display the cars with one set of graphics showing on one car and flip the other car around so the other side graphics show on the other car. This 100% Lionel made and decorated 6-58057 box car is molded, decorated, and assembled in the USA. The car features a stamped metal frame, metal brake wheel and die-cast sprung trucks.

Price: $79.99 Preorder Now! Delivery later in 2018.

The Charles Chips E-Z Street Divco Truck

The Charles Chips company was started in 1942 when Effie Musser sold her potato chips through a distributor, who put them in distinctive tins, and named them Charles Chips after Charles Street in Baltimore. They now sell chips, pretzels, and cookies from their website and other outlets. The E-Z Street motorized Divco truck is made by Williams by Bachmann. This Truck is a perfect companion to the METCA release of the 9700/6464 sized box car # 6-58038, made by Lionel.

Price: $79.99 Preorder Now! Delivery later in 2018.

The METCA Rahway Valley Box Car

The Rahway Valley Railroad (RVRR) was a short-line railroad in the Northeastern United States which connected the Lehigh Valley Railroad in Roselle Park and the Central Railroad of New Jersey in Cranford and with the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western in Summit. The RV 'Superman inspired' logo was adopted in the early 1980's when Bernie Cahill, President of the RV, leased a large group of new boxcars from ITEL Rail Corp. The car, made by RMT, features a stamped metal frame, metal brake wheel and die-cast trucks.

Price: $29.99 In Stock!

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The 2013 Blue Comet Mint Car

The Blue Comet was the Central Railroad of New Jersey’s premium method of travel between Jersey City’s Communipaw Avenue Railroad Terminal and Atlantic City. METC has incorporated this paint scheme, along with design references to the Statue of Liberty from the CNJ logo, into our 2013 Division Cars. This Limited Production 6-58523 METCA Blue Comet Mint Car has blue painted trucks and includes a gold bullion bar load. This cars is the perfect companions to METCA’s ongoing railroad themed Heritage Mint Car Series. The cars are 100% Lionel made & decorated and feature die-cast sprung trucks/couplers, a metal brake wheel, and a metal frame.

Price: $89.99 In Stock!

The 2012 LIRR Mint Car

“The Route of the Dashing Commuter” was a reference to people that had to run to catch their Long Island Rail Road commuter train into New York City. The fellow depicted in the logo was nicknamed “Dan”. METCA has incorporated this logo and slogan, along with design references to one of LIRR’s previous owners, the Pennsylvania Railroad, into our 2012 Division Car. This Limited Production 6-52596 METCA Long Island Rail Road Mint Car is 100% Lionel made and decorated, features die-cast sprung trucks/couplers, a metal brake wheel, a metal frame, and includes a gold bullion bar load. This car is the perfect companion to METCA’s ongoing railroad themed Heritage Mint Car Series.

Price: $89.99 In Stock!

The 2011 50th Anniversary Fort Knox Mint Car

The 50th Anniversary of METCA, as well as the 50th Anniversary of the introduction of the Fort Knox Mint Car in 1961 were honored by the production of a Lionel Gold Painted Fort Knox Mint Car. This Limited Production 6-52574 METCA 50th Anniversary Fort Knox Mint Car is 100% Lionel made and decorated, features die-cast sprung trucks/couplers, a metal brake wheel, a metal frame, and includes Lionel’s FIRST EVER CLEAR bullion bar load. The car comes with retro-styled Limited Edition packaging.

Price: $89.99 In Stock!

The 2010 New York Central Lightning Strip Mint Car

LIGHTNING STRIPE service could have been the New York Central's next fast freight service, following up on the success of their Pacemaker Freight Service. The METCA Division incorporated certain noteworthy elements from NYC's Lightning Stripe locomotive paint scheme into this Limited Production METCA Mint Car that includes a load of chrome-plated bullion bars.

Price: $89.99 In Stock!

The Spirit of the Union Pacific Loco & Box Cars

In 1943, a Boeing B-17 was christened as Spirit of the Union Pacific, recognizing employees of the Union Pacific Railroad who funded the airplane through war bond contributions. In 2017, the Union Pacific applied a special paint job to SD70AH #9026 as a way of honoring the armed forces. Our Lionel Spirit of the Union Pacific #9026 features all of the standard Lionel Legacy features that are included in Lionel’s regular Legacy locos.

Price: $63.99/Car $549.99/Loco - Set Discounts Preorder Now! Delivery later in 2018.

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The Edison Cement AC-2 Hopper

The Edison Portland Cement Company was a venture by Thomas Edison. He founded it in New Village, NJ in 1899, and went on to supply the concrete for the construction of Yankee Stadium in 1923. The road numbers on the cars reflect those dates. The gray hopper features the orange circle Edison graphic and the tuscan hopper features the script Edison graphic. These 100% Lionel made and decorated cars are molded, decorated, and assembled in the USA. The cars feature die-cast metal trucks.

Price: $69.99/Single - $129.99/Pair Preorder Now! Delivery later in 2018.

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Books for Train Lovers

Greenberg's Guide to Lionel Trains
O Gauge, Volume 1: 1915 - 1928

METCA is an authorized distributer of Bruce Greenberg's latest book which has received a very favorable review from the Editor of OGR Magazine, Allan Miller. Want a preview?  Here are a few sample pages!

Price: $107.00   Includes Shipping (to continental US) In Stock!

Greenberg's Guide to Lionel Trains
Standard & 2-7/8 Guages: 1901-1940

METCA is an authorized distributer of Bruce Greenberg's Standard and 2-7/8 guide, which has received a very favorable review from the Editor of OGR Magazine, Allan Miller. We also received a favorable comments from METCA MIGS, Ken Morgan. Ken is an avid Standard Gauge collector and is well recognized for his column "The Tinplate Cannonball" in The Lion Roars. Ken does substantial research for his columns and he has found Bruce's book to be an excellent resource.

Price: $107.00   Includes Shipping (to continental US) In Stock!

New Jersey Central's Blue Comet

The New Jersey Central’s Blue Comet passenger train service operated from 1929 to 1941, on a route from the New York metropolitan area to Atlantic City. This book contains memorable images, many from private archival photograph collections, showing the remarkable history of this classic train and of the hardworking and dedicated people who made it all possible.

Price: $21.99 + $5 Shipping (to continental US) In Stock!

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