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FEATURED KEYS FOR SALE

 


 

NEW YORK CENTRAL SYSTEM

Item # 12893

NYCS stamped on this nice older oiler key in great condition.

 

PRICE: $19.00

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NEW YORK CENTRAL SYSTEM

Item # 12892

NYCS on the front of this Penn Central cut switch key. Nice key ready for display.

 

PRICE: $21.00

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OREGON WASHINGTON RAILROAD & NAVIGATION CO.

Item # 12891

One of the harder keys to find in the OWR&N/OR&N series is this OWRR&NCo roadway and bridge key. Nicely marked OWRR&N CO on the front with A&W oval logo and serial number on reverse along wtih R&B designation. High grade unaltered specimen ready for your key board.

 

PRICE: $105.00

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TEXAS & PACIFIC RAILWAY

Item # 12888

T&PRY on the front of this nicely worn Adlake switch key. Great patina, no damage or repairs, shows long use but great condition.

 

PRICE: $35.00

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SOUTHERN PACIFIC COMPANY

Item # 12887

Steel Oiler key marked SPCO on the front and 72 on the reverse. These 72 oiler keys are getting harder to find and this one is a pretty nice example.

 

PRICE: $55.00

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SPOKANE PORTLAND & SEATTLE

Item # 12886

Adlake hallmarked nicely pocket worn key but deeply marked SP&S on the front. Just an excellent no worries example.

 

PRICE: $55.00

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OREGON WASHINGTON RAILROAD & NAVIGATION CO.

Item # 12885

OWRR&N CO stamped on the front with A&W logo on the back. This is the standard Union Pacific switch cut so you variation collectors take note. Neat old key and in excellent condition.

 

PRICE: $75.00

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OREGON RAILWAY & NAVIGATION COMPANY

Item # 12884

Beautiful old OR&N CO standard switch key with A&W oval hallmark, serial number and S on the back. Just about perfect condition with nice even patina and pocket wear. A great key.

 

PRICE: $85.00

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NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC RAILROAD

Item # 12883

NWPRR stamped on the front of this A&W oval early key. The NWP is fully legible but tops of the R's are worn off. Still displays well and would work an NWP lock just as it did in the old days.

 

PRICE: $65.00

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NORTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD

Item # 12882

Some seriously deeply stamped letters here on this Slaymaker hallmarked key. All features about this key are super well defined and deep. Nice patina, and a great price to top it off.

 

PRICE: $45.00

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NORTHERN PACIFIC RAILROAD

Item # 12881

This Loffelholtz hallmarked example of the Northern Pacific standard switch key is one of the finer examples we've had in several years. Nice deep serif lettering NPRR with a S on the front. Deep hallmark on the reverse. No wear problems. Just a great early key.

 

PRICE: $145.00

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MISSOURI PACIFIC RAILROAD

Item # 12880

MO PAC on the front of this standard brass switch key. Hallmarked on the reverse with the FS Hardware diamond logo. All good, no issues with this key, ready to display.

 

PRICE: $25.00

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LOUISVILLE & NASHVILLE RAILROAD

Item # 12879

L&N marked in serif lettering on this early key. Very slight barrel bend almost not noticeable. B- serial number and in very nice condition. Not sure of the particular keying on this one but neat old example.

 

PRICE: $65.00

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GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY

Item # 12878

For you variation collectors, here is the early A&W hallmarked version of the standard Great Northern switch key. Introduced in the 1890's, this key was probably made between then and about 1910. Early but nicely marked with great pocket wear. Excellent example.

 

PRICE: $40.00

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GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY

Item # 12877

GNRY in deep letters on the front of this Slaymaker hallmarked key. Oval hallmark from the early 1900's so this key is older than most seen from this manufacturer. Nice key all around.

 

PRICE: $40.00

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GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY

Item # 12876

GNRY Slaymaker standard switch key. Not hallmarked but in great shape and has the J division marking on the back corresponding to the GN's famous Cascade Mountain division. Just a great key with some excellent history.

 

PRICE: $45.00

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CHICAGO SOUTH SHORE & SOUTH BEND RAILROAD

Item # 12875

CSOS&SBRR nicely marked on this ADLAKE 1920's vintage key. Serial number 718 on the reverse. Nice and smooth with great character.

 

PRICE: $80.00

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CHICAGO MILWAUKEE & St. PAUL RAILWAY

Item # 12874

Really high quality steel switch key nicely marked CM&STPRY on it. No makers mark but a beautifully struck key with nice wear and age showing.

 

PRICE: $45.00

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BURLINGTON & MISSOURI RAILROAD in NEBRASKA

Item # 12873

This 1890's A&W steel key has good wear but still shows fully defined markings B&MRRR NEB on the front and the A&W logo with serial number on the reverse.

 

PRICE: $95.00

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BOSTON & MAINE RAILROAD

Item # 12872

B&MRR stamped on the front of this Bohannon key with ED stamped for Eastern Division on the back. Although not hallmarked as typical Bohannon keys are, this one is unmistakable in its featuring to be anything but a Bohannon. Slight barrel bend from receiving abuse while in a lock is the only minor detraction. A nice example that still displays well and will be a welcome addition.

 

PRICE: $35.00

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OREGON WASHINGTON RAILROAD & NAVIGATION CO.

Item # 12868

Early A&W oval logo stamped on the back of this sort of oddball key.. Marked OWRR&NAV CO on the front but sporting the Union Pacific roadway & bridge department's key cut. A great key that is a bit of a variation from what is normally found. Great patina, nice wear, super addition to the UP family of variations.

 

PRICE: $85.00

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NEW YORK CHICAGO & St. LOUIS RAILROAD

Item # 12867

Early Nickel Plate Road key going by its full initials. NYC&StLRR in serif letters on the front of this earlier key with no hallmark. Almost sure its a pre-1900 A&W key though. Smooth and beautiful patina. Has one small dent in the barrel end seen from the reverse side. Minimal to no detraction from its beauty. Ready to enjoy.

 

PRICE: $65.00

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LOUISVILLE & NASHVILLE RAILROAD

Item # 12866

This beautiful L&N is not the normal switch or other cut that we normally see from this road. We're sure someone will recognize it, whether it is a car, R&B, or other special purpose cut. Certainly a nicely marked key with A- serial number on the reverse. No makers information present. Just a superior example though. Don't miss it.

 

PRICE: $75.00

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LITCHFIELD & MADISON RAILWAY

Item # 12865

Nice A&W oval hallmarked example from the Litchfield & Madison. L&MRY stamping is deep and pronounced, no excessive wear, just a nice patina and perfect pocket wear.

 

PRICE: $85.00

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HOCKING VALLEY RAILROAD

Item # 12864

Steel Bohannon hallmarked key marked HVRR on the front in serif lettering. This key has no excessive wear and a darker patina with nice markings. No damage and a hard to find variation for sure.

 

PRICE: $75.00

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St. LOUIS & SAN FRANCISCO RAILROAD

Item # 12863

Full S.R. Slaymaker hallmark stamped on the back of this nice early switch key. Beautiful even and centered FRISCO marking on the front with S for switch.

 

PRICE: $45.00

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DENVER & RIO GRANDE WESTERN RAILROAD

Item # 12862

1920's vintage ADLAKE hallmarked switch key marked D&RGWRR on the front. Medium brown patina on this early version "Western" key. Smooth from years of pocket riding. A beautiful example.

 

PRICE: $75.00

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DENVER & RIO GRANDE RAILROAD

Item # 12861

This standard turn of the century A&W brass switch key is nicely marked D&RGRR on the front with A&W oval logo and serial number on the reverse. Good patina and pocket wear, no problems with this example.

 

PRICE: $95.00

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CLEVELAND SANDUSKY & HOCKING RAILROAD

Item # 12860

CS&HRR in large serif letters on the front of this beautiful tapered barrel brass switch key. Reverse is marked with an S for Switch but no hallmark. Beautiful machined barrel early key with deep beautiful markings and no excessive wear. Only patches of darker patina in places.

 

PRICE: $275.00

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ADLAKE CABOOSE/COACH

Item # 12849

This Adlake caboose or coach key is in excellent condition. Keying on this one indicates probably from the Southern Pacific lineage but check it closely to make sure it's what you're looking for. Great key

 

PRICE: $16.00

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ADLAKE CABOOSE/COACH

Item # 12847

This Adlake caboose or coach key is in excellent condition. Keying on this one indicates probably from the GN/BN lineage but check it closely to make sure it's what you're looking for. Great key

 

PRICE: $16.00

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WESTERN PACIFIC RAILROAD

Item # 12846

Nice later 60's-70's vintage Western Pacific key marked WPRR on the front and Adlake on the reverse. Nearly unused. Nice.

 

PRICE: $22.00

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WABASH St. LOUIS & PACIFIC RAILROAD

Item # 12845

Nice WABASH marked switch key with Adlake hallmark and serial number on the reverse. No problems with this key whatsoever, excellent in every way.

 

PRICE: $40.00

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SOUTHERN PACIFIC COMPANY

Item # 12839

SPCO - 47 on the front of this Keline key from the 1970-80's. Small letters and a great patina on this nearly unused example.

 

PRICE: $32.00

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SOUTHERN PACIFIC COMPANY

Item # 12837

SPCO CS-24 on the front of this great Roadway & Bridge cut key. Although marked S on the reverse, this is unmistakably the R&B key. Super nice markings and a great patina.

 

PRICE: $35.00

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SOUTHERN PACIFIC COMPANY

Item # 12835

SPCO CS-4 stamped in nice deep lettering on the front of this A&W hallmarked key. S for switch stamped on the back. Great pocket wear and patina.

 

PRICE: $32.00

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OREGON SHORT LINE

Item # 12832

This A&W oval hallmarked OSL standard switch key was made prior to the advent of the CS system of locks instituted by E. H. Herriman. This turn of the century key has very nice deep markings and has no problems. A great addition to the collection.

 

PRICE: $65.00

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NEW YORK LAKE ERIE & WESTERN RAILROAD

Item # 12831

This 1800's Bohannon key shows good pocket wear and a nice patina, larger letters NYLE&WRR on the front with S designation.

 

PRICE: $32.00

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NEW YORK LAKE ERIE & WESTERN RAILROAD

Item # 12830

19th century Bohannon single ringed barrel key marked nicely NYLE&WRR on the front with the hallmark on the reverse. Great key with a great price.

 

PRICE: $45.00

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NEW YORK CENTRAL SYSTEM

Item # 12829

Great earlier NYCS key with no hallmark but sort of fits the Bohannon style. NYCS deeply marked. Great patina and smooth nicely pocket worn.

 

PRICE: $27.00

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NORFOLK & WESTERN RAILROAD

Item # 12825

Great example of an N&W switch key. Adlake hallmark and serial number on the reverse. Excellent key.

 

PRICE: $38.00

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MICHIGAN CENTRAL RAILROAD

Item # 12823

Nice A&W hex logo marked on this early turn of the century MC key. Great markings as well as pocket wear and patina make this a super nice high grade example.

 

PRICE: $42.00

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KANSAS CITY SOUTHERN RAILROAD

Item # 12821

1960-70's vintage Adlake model switch key from the Kansas City Southern. Crinkle finish has some pocket wear and a nice patina.

 

PRICE: $28.00

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ILLINOIS CENTRAL RAILROAD

Item # 12820

ICRR on the front of this standard brass Adlake hallmarked switch key. Great key with no issues.

 

PRICE: $26.00

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GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY

Item # 12819

Excellent Great Northern Ry. standard Slaymaker key from the early 20th century. No division marking, but an excellent overall key with great patina.

 

PRICE: $35.00

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DENVER & RIO GRANDE WESTERN

Item # 12818

Nice older Adlake version brass key nicely marked D&RGW on the front with ADLAKE curved logo and serial number on the reverse. Beautiful example.

 

PRICE: $45.00

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DENVER & RIO GRANDE WESTERN

Item # 12817

Nice Adlake version brass key nicely marked D&RGW on the front with hallmark on the reverse. Beautiful example.

 

PRICE: $35.00

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CANADIAN NATIONAL RAILWAY

Item # 12814

Here's a pretty mint example of the standard R. Mitchell switch key from the National. Totally mint in all aspects, great patina and ready for the key board to display.

 

PRICE: $22.00

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CHICAGO MILWAUKEE & St. PAUL RAILWAY

Item # 12813

Great early Loffelholtz hallmarked switch key form the Milwaukee Road. Smooth pocket wear and great patina. Can go wrong on this example.

 

PRICE: $35.00

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CHICAGO BURLINGTON & QUINCY RAILROAD

Item # 12811

One of the great things about these keys is that they spelled the whole name out on the key. This A&W oval hallmarked example has one of the best markings we've seen in a while. It shows a nice even smooth pocket wear and patina with serial number and S for switch. Just a beautiful example all around.

 

 

PRICE: $48.00

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ATCHISON TOPEKA & SANTA FE RAILWAY

Item # 12808

Standard switch cut Santa Fe marked AT&SFS on the front with hallmark and serial number on the reverse.

 

PRICE: $38.00

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ATCHISON TOPEKA & SANTA FE RAILWAY

Item # 12807

Nice standard switch cut key from the Santa Fe. Great markings with hallmark and serial number on the reverse. Just a nice key all around with great pocket wear.

 

PRICE: $38.00

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ERIE RAILROAD

Item # 12745

Nice spelled out ERIE RR key. Early Slaymaker oval logo on the reverse. Slight barrel tip damage but still excellent and functionable.

 

PRICE: $28.00

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CLEVELAND CINCINNATI CHICAGO & St. LOUIS

Item # 12740

CCC&STLRR on the front of this A&W Hex logo key. Logo is at the 8 o'clock position along with serial number and S for Switch. Great key and pretty early.

 

PRICE: Sale Pending

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CUMBERLAND & PENNSYAVANIA RAILROAD

Item # 12739

Mint, new old stock, smooth and little used key marked C&PRR. Beautiful tapered barrel key with a machined ring on the barrel as well. No makers mark but appears like it could be early Union Brass or Craerar & Adams letter style. Just an excellent surviving example ready for display.

 

PRICE: $285.00

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OREGON SHORT LINE

Item # 12706

Excellent patina on this OSL CS-2 marked switch key. Perfect match for your CS-2 switch lock if you have one. This key has minimal wear and overall excellent eye appeal. Nice key.

 

PRICE: $60.00

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MILWAUKEE NORTHERN RAILWAY

Item # 12699

MNRY deeply stamped in this early A&W hallmarked key. Serial number 124 and S on the reverse as well as oval A&W logo. Beautiful early key from this road.

 

PRICE: $165.00

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LOUISVILLE EVANSVILLE & St. LOUIS CONSOLIDATED RAILROAD

Item # 12697

Nice earlier key marked LE&StLCRR on the front in beautiful serif lettering, 199 serial number and S for SWITCH on the reverse. not hallmarked but excellent pocket wear and patina.

 

PRICE: $155.00

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COLORADO & SOUTHERN

Item # 12686

Great example of a switch key from the Burlington Route ownership era of the C&S. Super condition and ready to display.

 

PRICE: $50.00

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TERMINAL RAILROAD ASSOCIATION (of St. LOUIS)

Item # 12548

Nice standard Switch key from the TRRA of St. Louis. Early pre-1900 A&W hex logo on the reverse, great condition overall and super nice markings. Hard to find this nice.

 

PRICE: $50.00

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St. LOUIS SAN FRANCISCO RAILWAY

Item # 12547

Otherwise known as just the Frisco, this nicely marked early A&W oval logo key is in excellent shape ready to display.

 

PRICE: $45.00

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COLORADO & SOUTHERN RAILWAY

Item # 12522

Early Fraim lettering on this great key with serial number on the reverse. Not hallmarked but distinctive lettering from Fraim. Early key in great condition and definitely from the narrow gauge era.

 

PRICE: $95.00

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TEXAS TRACTION COMPANY

Item # 12448

TTCO marked in serif letters on the front of this Handlan Buck hallmarked tapered barrel brass switch key. Smooth pocket wear and great patina. Hallmark on the back is worn but visible along with the serial number and S designation. A hard Texas key to find for sure!

 

PRICE: $115.00

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SPOKANE PORTLAND & SEATTLE RAILWAY

Item # 12443

SP&S on the front of this Adlake 1940-50's vintage switch key. Nicely pocket worn but someone put the squeeze on the barrel of this thing for some reason. Still a nice display piece and harder to find these days.

 

PRICE: $35.00

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GRAND TRUNK RAILWAY

Item # 12430

A bit of an oddity being this is a steel key. Nice deep serif letters GTR on the front of this switch key with no hallmark on the reverse. Very nice overall with a slight barrel flaring at the end of the key.

 

PRICE: $30.00

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CHICAGO ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC RAILROAD

Item # 12424

CRI&PRR on the front of this early A&W hex logo standard switch key. Barely visible due to the stamp position is the Hex logo on the back about the 8 o'clock position. Serial number and S as well. Just a nicely marked smoothly pocket worn over the years and ready for the key display in your collection.

 

PRICE: $40.00

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GRAND TRUNK WESTERN

Item # 12209

Very nice eye pleasing example of the standard GTW switch cut. Adlake hallmark on the reverse.

 

PRICE: $23.00

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PITTSBURGH FORT WAYNE & CHICAGO RAILROAD

Item # 12165

Early brass tapered barrel double ringed switch key. Beautiful lettering PFW&CRR on the front, S on the reverse. One tang on the keying has been broken off long ago, but still very presentable and hard to come by.

 

PRICE: $185.00

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