K-LINE Electric Trains Cabooses
K-LINE obtained the tooling from Williams Electric Trains to manufacture their cabooses. Photos on this page are courtesy of the B. DeBrooke collection.
For comparison to the K-LINE cabooses on this page, this is a Williams Pennsylvania Eastern Division caboose.
K-LINE St. Louis & San Francisco (Frisco) 6111 caboose. The first caboose produced in the series was a blue Baltimore and Ohio 6110 Chessie System with yellow lettering. The first six cabooses in the series (6110 through 6115) did not have internal lighting.
Williams caboose end view on the left and K-LINE caboose end view to the right. Note the chrome ladder and operating coupler additions to the K-Line caboose.
K-LINE Frisco caboose undercarriage detail, which shows the operating couplers.
K-LINE Atlantic Coast Line 6113 "Thanks for Using Coast Line" caboose.
K-LINE Atlantic Coast Line caboose end view on the left showing the chrome ladder and opposite end view to the right detailing the addition of a brake wheel.
K-LINE Toy Train Operating Society, Museum Exhibit Committee, 6123 Happy New Year 1987 1988 lighted caboose with window inserts. The first caboose produced in the series to have internal lighting was a blue Virginian 6116 with yellow lettering. All cabooses made after that had lighting.
K-LINE Toy Train Operating Society lighted caboose undercarriage view showing the center rail pickup and wiring for the light.
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