The U.S. Springfield Trapdoor Rifle Information Center

THE U.S. SPRINGFIELD TRAPDOOR RIFLE
INFORMATION CENTER

THIS SITE SPECIALIZES IN:
* U.S. SPRINGFIELD RIFLES & CARBINES PRODUCED BETWEEN 1865 & 1893 *
* INDIAN WAR & SPAN-AM WAR: TRAPDOOR ARMS *
* 1865-1893 MILITARY: BAYONETS, KNIVES, ENTRENCHING TOOLS/TROWELS,
MILLS & PRAIRIE BELTS, MCKEEVER / DYER POUCHES & CARBINE BOOTS *

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BULLETIN BOARD

CATALOG & CLASSIFIED ADS

Private E.C. Terry's Marksman's Rifle

Photographed by Paul Goodwin

The silver engraving states:

Fourth Prize
Marksman Rifle
Awarded by War Department to
Private E.C. Terry,
Co. H. 4th Artillery
Team of the Division
of the Pacific, 1881
Two scores five consecutive shots
at 200, 400 & 600 Yards.
Total score, 124.

Matched Sets of Book I (Memorial Ed.) and Book II (Standard Ed.) for $155 + $7.50 S/H!!!
This is your opportunity to obtain both the "New and Old Testaments" of the "Trapdoor Bible" with matching gold embossed covers. Order Forms & Information

BOOK I--TABLE of CONTENTS +++++++++ BOOK II--TABLE of CONTENTS

The link below gives ordering information for:
(1) Book I, reprinted in 2000
(2) Book I, published in 1980 (several available)
(3) Book II, published in 1997
(4) The Trapdoor Springfield Newsletter
(5) The 1909 Springfield Armory Catalog.

Order Forms & Information
We do NOT Accept PAYPAL


INFORMATION CENTER DIVISIONS:

Historian and Collector Information:

Book I, Book II & Newsletter Cross Reference
Great Photos #1 Great Photos #2 Great Photos #3 Great Photos #4 Great Photos #5
U.S. Uniforms #1 U.S. Uniforms #2 Trapdoor Newsletter Bulletin Board Production Data
Indian Wars Ref. E-Mail/Phone List Parts Suppliers Related Web Sites Wanted!!
Shooters Page Restoration Catalog & Ads Research Help Real or Repro??
Exploded View of M73 Rifle Trapdoor Disassembly Guide
Frankford Arsenal Reloading Kits & Morse Cartridge Tools

Some Previous Home Page Images:

Rockwell's Metcalfe Carbine The Yellow Coyote - "Dutchy"
U.S.V. Lt. F.A. Baker, 31st M.V.I.Fort Assinniboine Marksmanship Rifle
Sgt. Geary's Creedmoor Rifle, SN 110675 7th Cavalry Images
LRR SN162403 with Kelton Features Springfield Armory Tours

Brief Model Descriptions and Current Values

Model 1865 Model 1866 Model 1868 Model 1869 Model 1870 Model 1873 Model 1875
Model 1877 Model 1880 Model 1881 Model 1882 Model 1884 Model 1886 Model 1888
Model 1868
Pistol
Marksman
Rifles
Sporting
Rifles
Long Range
Rifle
Model 1884 Rod
Bayt. Rifle
Positive Cam
Rifle
.30 Caliber
Rifle

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