Pennsylvania Railroad Railway Post Office Car #6523 AUCTION

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Auction Starts 09/09/2019 07:00:00


  • Listing ID: 18821753
  • Type: Railway Post Office
  • Year: 1911
  • Manufacture: PRR Altoona Shops
  • Bearing Type: Grease
  • Self Contained: No
  • Length (feet): 85.00
  • Width (feet): 10.00
  • Height (feet): 14.00
  • Weight (tons): 80
  • Shipping (minimum):$10-15,000+-
  • Buyer's Premium:8%
  • This car will have to be trucked from current location
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Pennsylvania Railroad Railway Post Office Car #6523 AUCTION

-- Located in Indiana. Asking price: . --

NOTE: The reserve price for this item is set at $1,900.00 . Item will be scrapped if not sold.


****Before you can place a bid you must submit a $500 deposit by credit card to access the bid page. If you win the auction, the $500 will be deducted from your auction total. If you do not have a winning bid, your deposit will be refunded to your card within 48 hours after the end of the auction.

****No false bidding, if you place erratic bids, your deposit will not be refunded.

****Any and all inspections must be completed before the end of the auction. 

**** All bids are in $1,000.00 increments 

**** All cars are sold "As Is Where Is"

**** Sale will include a 8% Buyer's Premium

**** Bidding opens September 9th @ 7AM (cst) and closes at September 11th @ 7PM (cst). If you are the winning bidder, after the end of the auction you will be sent a sales contract  for the entire lot of cars ( all documents will be signed via Docusign for review and digital signature). Payment will be due within 5 business days from the end of the auction. Payment will be made via wire transfer ( wire instructions will be included in the sales contract). After payment has been made, a bill of sale will then be posted via Docusign for digital signature, after the bill of sale has been signed ,full ownership  and responsibility for the cars will be transferred to the Buyer.

****The Buyer will be responsible for having all cars restinciled  under new reporting marks and have new AEI tags installed on all cars.

Built in 1911 by the Pennsylvania Railroad's Altoona shops as a Railway Post Office car. Ownership transferred to Penn Central after the New York Central & Pennsylvania Railroads merged. Penn Central sold the car into private ownership and was used as a museum display. 

PLEASE NOTE: The equipment being sold is located at property owned by the City of Noblesville, Indiana, known as Forest Park, which was previously leased to the Indiana Transportation Museum (ITM).  Pursuant to the Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, and Order issued in Hamilton County, Indiana Cause No. 29C01-1805-PL-004434 on June 29, 2018, all structures, additions, equipment, or property on the Forest Park premises previously leased by ITM and not removed by July 12, 2018 was deemed abandoned to the City.


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