K761-1791   New Haven Express Service Boxcar  
    $44.95 ea.    


New Haven Railroad

In 1950, a little over 29 percent of the gross revenue on the New Haven came from passenger service. Only LIRR and Pennsylvania Reading had higher percentages. Over 80 percent of that revenue came from the Shore Line where trains traveled from New York to Boston in four hours. These stainless clad cars were ordered from Pullman Standard after World War II. A total of 207 cars were assembled at Pullman Standard's Chicago plant. The original paint was a hunter green window stripe and roof, however, these cars were repainted in the McGinnis era with a 'McGinnis orange' window stripe and black roof.

In addition to the passenger cars with a matching Express Service Boxcar, a smoking caboose is available for a New Haven freight consist.



Catalog: 2002 1st Edition
Release Date: SOLD OUT

Boxcar Features
  •   11 1/2 inches long
  •   O Scale (1:48)
  •   Die Cast Metal Trucks
  •   All Metal Operating Couplers
  •   Separate Metal Ladders
  •   Separate Metal Grab Rails
  •   Separate Roofwalk and Landing Pads
  •   Separate Metal Brakewheel
  •   Metal Chassis with Underside Detailing
  •   Metal Door Runners
  •   Opening Doors


NOTE: The accuracy of the information presented is not guaranteed. In fact, some items were never produced or delivered. If you have facts or direct knowledge of any inaccuracies presented in this data, please provide updated data via the product feedback process so that we may continue to improve the quality of the data.

User Comments

Report an inaccuracy  |  Add a Comment

On March 27, 2010 10:39 PM, David B provided the following input:

New Haven Express Service Scale Boxcar
User Provided Image