When was the Winchester rifle made?

When was the Winchester rifle made?

1866, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Winchester Repeating Arms Company/Founded

After the war, Oliver Winchester renamed New Haven Arms the Winchester Repeating Arms Company. The company modified and improved the basic design of the Henry rifle, creating the first Winchester rifle: the Model 1866.

When was the first Winchester repeater made?

5501, which protected improvements to the Henry rifle. The new technology included a spring-closed loading port on the right-hand side of the frame, directly at the rear of the magazine tube, and resulted in the first reliable lever-action repeating rifle, produced as the first Winchester, Model 1866.

Where can I find the Winchester Model 9422 serial number?

The link below may help. Also, I think Winchester Repeating Arms has the dates of manufacture for the 9422. You may need to call them.

Is the Winchester 9422 lever action or lever action?

From the start, the action was designed to work with the .22 Winchester Magnum rimfire cartridge, and it was easy to scale it down slightly to work with the .22 long rifle round as well. It was the only lever-action .22 available that could accommodate the magnum round.

How to find the serial number of a Winchester?

Interesting ,tionesta1.Seems you can call Winchester and they will look up the serial number.It begs to offer the question of why, they do not just list the information some where,so all could look at it.Seems to me ,that would cut down on a lot of telephone calls and the use of company time spent looking up serial numbers.

What kind of rifle is the Winchester Model 9417?

Winchester model 9417 in 17 HMR caliber. This is the carbine model with the checkered stock, beautiful wood, and 20 1/2 inch barrel. The unique thing about this rifle is it has export stamping from th …Click for more info Winchester model 9422M 22 Magnum Trapper. These are extremely hard to find. This one is an excellent plus condition.