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Re: 1873 Trapdoor
Posted by Ernie on Sunday, 25 April 2010, at 9:08 p.m., in response to 1873 Trapdoor, posted by David Goode on Sunday, 25 April 2010, at 6:48 p.m.
July-Sept. 1889 is the production date of receiver. It's a good probability that it was indeed finished in that date range. Last serial number for June was 450281.
It should have the buffington sight.
The breech block "should" be marked 1884 but there's not accounting for dates on blocks from SA. The model 84's came on line in '84.
Is there a Cartouche on the stock?
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