1992 16" gauge J & R steam outline and complete railroad
located in Berlin, Ohio.
This is a 16" ga. 5" scale steam outline 4-4-0 with a gasoline engine
in the tender driving a hydraulic pump. The hydraulic drive motor is
mounted in the cab. A new larger gas engine was installed for more power
on the present hilly railroad. There is also an air compressor in the
tender for operation of the brakes and whistle.
Note that this engine and cars were involved in a minor
accident several years ago. The engine and both cars turned over resulting
in very minor injuries to the passengers and very minor cosmetic damage to
the train. There is no pending litigation. The train has not been used
since 2012 but was maintained on a regular basis while in use.
Two gondola cars that hold 12 adults each. Several break shoes are
missing on each car.
There is a total 0f 6180' of 12# rail, 86 straight lengths, 110 curve
lengths and 10 extra straight lengths. All are standard 30' sections. The
rail is in very good condition and is still in place on the ground as
layed. The buyer could remove or all could be taken up and stacked for an
The ties generally are still in usable condition.
Two car frames; 1-truck frame without wheels, missing two springs; two
wheels and one axle; 50 extra seat boards, misc. hyd. hose & fittings;
rail bender without jack; 12-track gauges; 2-lighted, grade crossing
The owner is asking $64,000.
The train is located in
Berlin, Ohio, in the heart of Amish country. Contact me using the
below for technical questions. I will forward questions regarding history
and usage to the owner.