6076
Lehigh Valley or Santa Fe
Hopper
1961 - 1963


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History
The 6076 Lehigh Valley and Santa Fe (ATSF) hoppers of the early 1960s had a brief appearance in the Lionel family. Neither roadname is common and each will require some time to locate. However, collector interest in these hoppers is minimal and prices are generally reasonably.

The Lehigh Valley was catalogued from 1961 to 1963. However, in an effort to move unsold inventory, Lionel included this hopper in several uncatlogued 1964 and 1965 sets!

The Santa Fe is an uncatalogued item from 1963 and 1964. This is one of a few postwar hoppers to have a roadname other than Lehigh Valley.

All 6076 hoppers are part of the short hopper series and were produced only as two bay hoppers. This is in contrast to the larger quad hoppers which have four bays and are 1 1/2" longer.

Features
Standard features of the 6076 vary depending upon the variation. Below is a summary of each 6076 hopper:

Additional Detail, Photos & Box Information
The length of the 6076 hopper is approximately 9 1/2" long (coupler to coupler).

Lehigh Valley - Red version shown in the photo above - Available in either red, black or gray. The black and gray are harder to find than the red version.
Santa Fe - Harder to locate and more desirable than the Lehigh Valley.

6076 Lehigh Valley or Santa Fe Hopper
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Variation Years .Box TypeYears
Lehigh Valley, Black 1961 - 1963:~ ~ ~ ~~
Lehigh Valley, Gray 1961 - 1963:~ ~ ~ ~~
Lehigh Valley, Red 1961 - 1963:~ ~ ~ ~~
Santa Fe 1963 - 1964:~ ~ ~ ~~

Inventory For Sale
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6076 Lehigh Valley or Santa Fe Hopper
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Available inventory as of Thu Sep 18 03:00:01 2014 .
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Historical Sales
The following is a list of actual completed sales for this item.

Sales History
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All Aboard Train Shoppe6+$ 11.00Tue Jul 29 19:10:46 2014 Now available for sale is a clean, complete, undamage black hopper from the early 1960s. This freight car has early AAR trucks with complete couplers. The exterior colors are clean and the side lettering is complete.
All Aboard Train Shoppe6+$ 6.00Sat Dec 31 16:34:12 2011 This is a black hopper with one operating and one fixed coupler. The freight car body is complete and not damaged, but there are exterior and interior marks from usage.
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