Lionel Diesels

Discussion in 'G / O / S Scale Model Trains' started by vdegrazia, May 24, 2006.

  1. vdegrazia

    vdegrazia Member

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    can anyone tell me about the Lionel diesel Rock Island # 99? Its black with a broad red stripe oneach side. Any info will be greatly appreciated.
  2. Gil Finn

    Gil Finn Active Member

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    Ge ta pocket guide to Lionel at the hobby shop. They are only about $8 or $9.
  3. Dave Farquhar

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    I can't find it in my Greenberg pocket guide. Is there another number on the engine, by any chance? I do have several reference books, so if there's another number on it I may be able to find some info for you.
  4. Gil Finn

    Gil Finn Active Member

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    He may have the wrong number.

    Bud, take a pic and post it here.

    I shoy a pre war electric for that number inm the several places I looked.

    You might have better luck on the ORG forum.