Up for sale is a Lionel 2242 New Haven Project "postwar" 1952-1953 F-3 Diesel locomotive with matching unit. Based on the New Haven railroad’s "checkerboard" paint scheme of silver , white and orange sides with a black nose . This diesel was only available in 1958 and 1959. Please note there is a crack in the front of the engine but otherwise in good vintage condition. We describe items as best we can and as we see them. Please see pictures for best description. Some details may be missed but not intentionally. The condition of an item is our opinion. If you have any questions on these items' condition, let us know before you purchase! We would appreciate your positive feedback and all 5's on the four detailed seller ratings. Thank you for looking!