Palace Live Poultry Car Co. #4207 (Speedy with Chickens)

Poultry Transport Car - PALACE LIVE POULTRY CAR CO. #4207 (brown & yellow) - HO Scale. From the late 1800’s to the 1960’s Live Poultry Cars were used for the safe transportation of chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys and all types of live fowl. These special “Henhouses on Wheels” were commonplace and featured wire mesh sides and multiple levels of individual coups, each fitted with feed and water troughs. An attendant traveled on board in the central compartment to feed and water the animals. Each car is fully assembled and features; Highly Detailed Painted Bodies with Precision Graphics, Poultry Silhouettes, Attendants Service Door, Blackened Machined Metal Wheels with RP 25 Contours, Magnetically Operated E-Z Mate® Couplers, Non-magnetic Blackened Brass Axles with Needle-point Bearings, Celcon Trucks, and Added Weight for Optimum Tracking Performance

  • Model: 15903
  • UPC: 022899159034
  • Shipping Weight: 0.9 lbs
  • Scale: HO 1:87
Product Safety

Recommended Age

This Product is Recommended for Ages 14 & Up.

Features Include

  • New and existing tooling
  • Detailed, painted bodies with simulated wire sceens and precision graphics
  • Printed interior with chickens or turkeys on board
  • Opening, sliding doors
  • Detailed underframe
  • Separately applied roofwalk and brake wheel
  • Added weight for optimum tracking
  • Magnetically operated E-Z Mate® Mark II couplers
  • Detailed trucks with see-through sideframes
  • Blackened metal wheels with RP25 contours
  • Product Measurements: L 6.5 in., W 1.5 in., H 2 in.
  • Retail Package Measurements: L 7.25 in., W 1.75 in., H 3.4 in.