Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 09-13-2011, 09:54 PM   #1
2 Rivet Member
1966 22' Safari
Currently Looking...
Seven Valleys , Pennsylvania
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 98
Images: 1
What the heck is it??

O.K., I bought & restored this unusual vintage trailer. Anybody with any idea what it is? The wheels appear to be a three lug Renault looking set up, so it may be French? Had a European license plate, & a canvas that looked like it would make a tent set up with the back door opened. There is a wooden insert under the top with an icebox and lots of fold out storage...very cleaver design. Any information would be appreciated.


scarylarry is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-13-2011, 10:22 PM   #2
Site Team
Aage's Avatar
1974 31' Sovereign
Ottawa , ON
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 11,220
Images: 25
Looks like a snack wagon to me!

"Un wagon-restaurant" as they say in French...

Shore looks purdy, a mighty fine li'l wagon there!

“Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway.”
...John Wayne...........................
Aage is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-14-2011, 12:28 AM   #3
Rivet Master
Splitrock's Avatar
Currently Looking...
Sioux Falls , South Dakota
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 2,403
Blog Entries: 20
Click on the link to see a picture of the Sioux River falls near my home.
Eastern South Dakota is very pretty with hills, rivers, and trees.
Splitrock is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-14-2011, 06:48 AM   #4
4 Rivet Member
Cantrell's Avatar
1988 34' Limited
1960 24' Tradewind
Mt. Pleasant , South Carolina
Join Date: Oct 2007
Posts: 379
Very interesting! Awesome job in the restoration, too. Looks very sharp.
Any indications as to how old it is?
Bill Cantrell
AIR 24338
Easily distracted by shiny objects.
Cantrell is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09-14-2011, 07:34 AM   #5
2 Rivet Member
1966 22' Safari
Currently Looking...
Seven Valleys , Pennsylvania
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 98
Images: 1
Thanks Bill. No real indications other than late 30's style fenders. It had a tag on the water tank but could not get any info from it. Even had a buddies wife that works at the crime lab check it at work to see if they could lift any info from the tag...nothing.
scarylarry 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
Help with 1st Airstream purchase - closing nesvt Buyer Guidelines 5 09-09-2011 03:51 PM
Vintage Fusion - the story of our '69 AS Remodel monah 1959-69 Tradewind 255 09-08-2011 11:40 AM
What the heck is this? sarasafari General Interior Topics 3 08-22-2011 06:44 PM
What the heck is this wire? Bermshot Electrical - Systems, Generators, Batteries & Solar 4 01-27-2011 09:34 PM

Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by


This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by the Airstream, Inc. or any of its affiliates. Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 05:41 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.