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Re: Winchester-Hotchkiss Carbine

Posted by Steve Thomas on Friday, 20 August 2010, at 11:26 a.m., in response to Re: Winchester-Hotchkiss Carbine, posted by Dick Hosmer on Thursday, 19 August 2010, at 8:47 p.m.

serial # 16373 Yes on the forend cap. Left side base marked has numbers from one to five and an R stamped on it. Site sweeps up from back to front. Yes, have a stacking swivel and stock cartouche is present. It is in script and apears to be ELA and the date 1878 under it. Between the rear site and the receiver the barrel is marked VP and an eagle and also US. It does have the crome piece on the front of the stock.


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