Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 10-15-2016, 04:13 PM   #1
New Member
DeSoto , Texas
Join Date: Oct 2016
Posts: 1
First stop on the road of trying to track down a trailer

If this is in the wrong forum please let me know.

My name is William and I am trying to track down a trailer that my grandparents owned. My grandmother currently lives in an Airstream park in Hillsborough Texas. When she became unable to drive she sold her trailer. After talking with my grandmother about who she sold her trailer to, all she could remember was the gentleman's name. She told me that it was sold to a Mr Carl Reynolds who also lived in her park at the time. Unfortunately Mr Reynolds passed away and I haven't had any luck in contacting any of his remaining family. I have tried looking through old documents for the serial number of the trailer but I haven't had any luck. I am hoping that I can track down the trailer with the hopes of buying it back. My sisters and I have many fond memories of time spent with our grandparents while camping with them in the trailer. I am aware that the numbers on the outside of the trailer are registered to my grandmother and I am sure that they have been changed by now. As of right now the only information I have to go off of are the ID numbers 26728, that it was sold to the Reynolds family in Hillsborough Texas around 8 years ago and I believe that it is a 1991 Excella. Here are two pictures of the trailer.

Thank you in advance for any help that yall can give.

Will86 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-15-2016, 06:02 PM   #2
Rivet Master
1989 34.5' Airstream 345
Hanalei, /Chino Valley , Hawaii / Arizona
Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 683
A worthy quest, and a good place here to pursue it.
Welcome to airforums. Hopefully someone here can bring you leads.

You might post on airstream addicts of face book.

Your family story is very appealing and may bring help from there also.

Good luck with your search.

Cheers Richard

tevake is offline   Reply With Quote
Old Yesterday, 07:56 AM   #3
2 Rivet Member
Floatingair's Avatar
1994 30' Excella
Kiefer , Oklahoma
Join Date: May 2015
Posts: 50
Images: 4
Blog Entries: 2
The DMV should have some records of the VIN # when your grandparents owned the AS.

Sent from my iPhone using Airstream Forums
Floatingair is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
On the road quick stop or overnight with power, Report Wolf Alaska On The Road... 14 10-05-2015 09:43 AM
Help - trying to track down my grandfather's Airstream BT2513 Our Community 15 05-29-2015 08:54 PM
Goin' down, down, down... Aironius Axles 12 08-23-2014 08:09 AM
Airstream Story for Road & Track - Need stories! MalloryRT Airstream Lifestyle 0 05-23-2014 05:43 PM
Help! Trying to track down a short. mimiandrews Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 1 06-25-2012 09:34 PM

Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 01:12 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.