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Re: Model 1873 Spiringfield .45-70 carbine

Posted by Mark Grybel on Thursday, 12 January 2017, at 4:04 p.m., in response to Re: Model 1873 Spiringfield .45-70 carbine, posted by John S. on Thursday, 12 January 2017, at 2:25 p.m.

Thanks for the info John. I need to study the markings a little closer, take some more measurements, a few pictures, and read a bit more on Mr Frasca website to see what we have. Neat gun though, also in the collection is what looks like old BP ammo, a neat brass bugle and sword. Bummer on the serial#, would have liked to tie it to a specific regiment. But I definitely have the bug to do the research now! Thanks for your response. Best Regards, Mark


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