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1955 Schwinn Traveler 3 Speed Bicycle 20"

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Amazing fully tuned Schwinn from the '50s, ready for your collection or ride!

1955 Schwinn Traveler 3 Speed Bicycle 20"

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You could be the proud owner of this vintage 1955 Schwinn Traveler (model W11). This is the deluxe lightweight model in Schwinn's line up for 1955. With its stainless steel fenders, Sturmey Archer 3 speed hub and light weight diamond frame you will be ready for any commute in style! This bicycle was manufactured August 26, 1955. This bicycle is looking for a new home and it could be yours.


This bicycle is in good original condition. The original Opal Green paint is in good shape with a few scratches and chips. The decals are in fair condition with scratches. The chrome is in good shape with little rust and pitting. The rear rim has a few dents. Nice original green grips. This bike has been fully tuned by a seasoned shop mechanic with many years of experience. Then the bike was test ridden and given a thorough eighty three point inspection by the owner. Finally the owner rides the bicycle checking steering, braking and shifting. After you receive this bicycle minimal adjustments and assembly will be needed to be ready to ride.

This bike is being sold as is, please see photographs for details.


Seat tube - 20"
Top Tube - 22"
Stand-over height - 31" Bike Weight - 39 lbs


Seatpost - Original Schwinn Saddle - Messenger, scuffed up looks to be original Stem - Original Schwinn Handlebars-Original, 18in center to center. Original Green Schwinn Grips Headset - Original Brake levers - Original Weinmann Model DEP Brake calipers - Original Weinmann Shifters - Original Sturmey Archer 3 speed Front derailleur - N/A Rear derailleur - Internal hub Crankset - Original 6.5in Pedals - Original. Well used Hubs - Sturmey archer rear internal 3 speed hub stamped 1955 laced to Schwinn S-6, has a few dents. Front Schwinn Script laced to Schwinn S-6 Fenders - Original stainless steel with a few dents and scratches. 1977 Madison WI license plate. Serial #- S88399 Reference #- 134955

Additional Information

Year 1955
Gender Mens
Color Green
Speeds 3 Speed
  • Made in USA!
  • Fully Tuned
  • All Original
Frameset Steel
Components Schwinn
Drivetrain Sturmey Archer 3 Speed Rear Hub
Manufacturer Schwinn
Decade 1950s
Country of Origin USA
Used or New Used
Can be seen at 640 W Washington
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