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Description Gandy Dancer Train Set
Category Other

This train set was marketed by "The HO Train Co." of Philadelphia, PA. The basic set included a Tyco 0-4-0 switcher and the Tyco cars shown.  Only the "Deluxe Version" had the Gilbert 31019 0-6-0 switcher, the last 0-6-0 introduced into the line that had smoke and choo-choo.  Even though the photo on the cover is of the Tyco locomotive, the sticker in the lower right corner notes this to be the Deluxe Version.  Some believe that the uncataloged 31019 was produced specifically for this set. 

 Gandy Dancer Set Contents

Gandy Dancer Set Box
From the Charlie Sommer Collection - Photos Courtesy of Bill Cucchi