2065
Santa Fe-Style Hudson
Steam Engine
1953 - 1956


Page Last Updated 12/04/02

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History
The 2065 steamer was classified by Lionel as a Santa Fe-style Hudson. It's a mid-size steam engine and sold as an 027 gauge item. The 2065 remains a dependable and quality locomotive. With the exception of the cab number, the 2065 has the same boiler as the 685 and 2055 steam locomotives with the only difference being the boiler fronts. On the 2065, the boiler front has an external feedwater heater tank above the headlight -- a nice add-on detail preferred by many operators.

The 2065 steam engine was available in boxed sets or as a separate sale item. It is a common locomotive and was sold with either of two whistling tenders; the 2046W streamlined style or 6026W square or coffin style.

Features
Standard features include; 4-6-4 wheel arrangement with detailed driving wheel hardware, Magnetraction, three-position E-unit, headlight, smoke, wire handrails plus an ornamental bell and whistle. The trailing truck was always produced with plastic side frames.

Additional Detail, Photos & Box Information
The length of the 2065 is approximately 11 1/4" long (front to back). Since the 2065 was available with different tenders, its overall length depends upon the specific tender provided with this small Hudson.

Only Known Variation - The 2065 did not undergo any changes during its production run. Although found with with the 2046W or 6026W whistling tenders, neither is considered difficult to locate.

2065 Steam Locomotive & Tender
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Locomotive Variation Years .Box TypeYears
20651954 - 1956:2065 Middle Classic 1953 - 1955
Tender Variation Years .Box TypeYears
2046W Whistling Tender 1954 - 1956:~ ~ ~ ~~
6026W Whistling Tender 1954 - 1956:6026W Middle Classic with Insert 1953 - 1955

Inventory For Sale
The following inventory is available for sale from our website sponsors.

2065 Steam Locomotive
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Available inventory as of Tue Sep 2 03:00:01 2014 .
SponsorConditionPriceComments
All Aboard Train Shoppe7+$345.00Now available for sale is a clean, fully serviced and ready to run locomotive and tender. The smoke unit works great, the e-unit cycles properly and the whistle is loud and strong.
All Aboard Train Shoppe8+/OB$495.00Up for sale is a gorgeous steam locomotive and matching tender. Both items have beautiful exterior colors and crisp, clean lettering with only the slightest signs of usage. Each item is virtually flawless! Even the original boxes are solid, clean and complete.
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Historical Sales
The following is a list of actual completed sales for this item.

Sales History
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SponsorConditionPriceDateComments
All Aboard Train Shoppe6+$275.00Thu Feb 27 06:51:40 2014 Up for sale is a fully functional steam locomotive with whistling tender. The engine has been fully cleaned, serviced,tested and runs like a champ. The tender has a reproduction shell.
All Aboard Train Shoppe7/OB$425.00Wed Apr 17 19:34:11 2013 Up for sale is a nice and clean, all-original steamer and tender that have been fully serviced, cleaned, tested and are ready to run on your layout. Also included are clean, solid, original boxes, instructions, smoke pellets and tamper.
All Aboard Train Shoppe7+$335.00Wed Mar 21 05:35:15 2012 Here's an all-original, clean small Hudson locomotive and tender. Both the tender and locomotive have been completely cleaned, serviced, tested and run perfectly. The e-unit cycles properly, the headlight and smoke unit work and the whistle is loud and strong.
All Aboard Train Shoppe7+$365.00Wed Jan 9 07:03:45 2013 Up for sale is a beautiful, all-original small Hudson locomotive and tender. Both the steamer and tender have been cleaned, serviced, tested and run perfectly. The side lettering is vibrant, both units look great and the overall condition is close to an 8!
All Aboard Train Shoppe7+/OB$395.00Fri May 23 07:58:11 2014 Up for sale is a gorgeous, all-original steamer and tender. Both units have been cleaned, serviced, tested and are ready to run on your layout or displayed on a shelf. The smoke unit works great, the e-unit cycles properly and the whistle is loud and strong.
Table generated at Wed Sep 3 00:32:09 2014 .

Related Paper Products For Sale
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DescriptionSheet #DateConditionPriceComments
Instructions For Oper. Lionel Smoke Locomotives w/ Magne-Traction2035-132 / 19507+$ 14.00This instruction sheet is solid and complete with only very, very minor folds and tears along the side. The pages are clean and complete and there is no writing nor stains on the pages.
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