Baltimore & Ohio
New York Central
The availability of Life-Like's Crane Car dates back to the introduction
of the HO-scale model train line in 1970. The original Life-Like catalog includes the Crane Car decorated for New York
Central and retailing for $3.00 in 1970. The Crane Car is also prominantely featured in Life-Like's Big Hook Crane and
Circus Train Set from the line's start up.
Below is the image found for the Crane Car in Life-Like's 1970 catalog...