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Old 12-16-2006, 02:15 PM   #1
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50s something? Identification help needed!

Fellow members, As some of you know thru tuesday chat nite I have been scheeming on this trailer. The ID plate has been removed, trailer sitting for 20 yrs, diaglog progressing with owner.26' over all length,7' wide, single axle springs, 6 on 6 15" split rims. Any ideas as to what it is or what it is worth would be appreciated. Thanks Tim
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Old 12-16-2006, 02:43 PM   #2
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1955 Cruiser

My guess is a 1955 Cruiser. Vintage Airstream - '55 Cruiser

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Old 12-16-2006, 07:54 PM   #3
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real close, thanks I'll post some interior pics tomorrow.
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Old 12-16-2006, 08:23 PM   #4
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Any ideas as to what it is or what it is worth would be appreciated. Thanks Tim
Tim, I'm suprised you need help identifying this coach. It is clearly the extremely rare, much sought after Airstream #7, of which one has ever surfaced.
Okay, seriously, if the inside is in the shape I expect to see it in with all the windows missing, I would offer up maybe $500 for it.
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Old 12-16-2006, 09:03 PM   #5
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$500 ONLY IF the pink 1960's tub comes with it.
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Old 12-16-2006, 10:49 PM   #6
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real close, thanks I'll post some interior pics tomorrow.
What do you mean close? Do you know what year and model it is?

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Old 12-17-2006, 09:56 AM   #7
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Terry - I really was looking fot the elusive #9.Michael- are you saying you would like to see Tina in pink? The tub may be extra, let me know how much you are willing to give for it.Bill- as I stated the ID tag by the door has been removed. I guessed it to be a 50s model by other photos. Your 55 cruiser photos appear to be spot on, thanks very much. Interior photos later today I hope they may help with exact model!
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Although the ID tag may be missing, there is usually a stamped serial number on the curbside 'A' arm of the frame. Also check the top of the curbside bumper as it may be stamped there as well. Now to find out why there's a chimney stack coming out of the shower area. I also like the door rain gutter turned antenna.

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Old 12-17-2006, 11:32 AM   #9
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Now to find out why there's a chimney stack coming out of the shower area.

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It's the equally rare coal-fired water heater option...
It could be a bathroom vent, but with a vent like that it could vent the whole trailer.
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Old 12-17-2006, 03:03 PM   #10
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Betcha it's got a little Franklin stove where the bathtub used to be.

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Old 12-17-2006, 05:18 PM   #11
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Inside shot er shots

so use your best guess as to what was inside!!
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Old 12-17-2006, 05:26 PM   #12
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Uhh, uhh....Nice curtains!
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. . . and a very nice L66 Bargman door lockset! Who wants dibs on THAT?
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Old 12-17-2006, 05:35 PM   #14
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so it may be worth something to "part" out? I just hate to see this thing just rotting away. The door must be worth a few somethings. I think it had a shower in the back where the big azz vent is, but an old Franklin is also a thought!
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