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Old 12-11-2009, 03:02 PM   #1
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While surfing the "net", came across this picture. Photos of Forgotten Places. You will need to scroll down. I wonder how many facts can be gleaned from the picture itself
and the leads it provides to identify and find it.

Have fun--please post your discoveries!
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Old 12-24-2009, 06:51 PM   #2
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Thanks for the URL. The photos are fascinating, and there are loads of others on that website.
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Old 12-25-2009, 09:09 AM   #3
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Where to start...

I'm guessing it's a 1964, probably 28 footer. Note the five panel end crown with a door in a door and tear drop running lights. 64 was the last year for the tear drop lights and door in a door and the first year for five panels.

Next, the WBCCI number is 2585, so one might be able to check the 1965 registry for owner, location, etc.

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If you click on the photographer's link you can read commentary on the photo. It has been photoshopped to some degree. To me, the WBCCI numbers don't look right and I wonder if they have been tinkered with.
Did a quick search on this forum and the 2585 number currently belongs to lbrodsky (Lew Brodsky) who has a 2001 27' Safari in VA. Wonder if he knows anything about the trailer in the picture??
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