What is the history of Riverside Arms shotguns?
Answer I have a 16 ga. double with external hammers pat. feb. 10 1914 still shoots, however it is chambered for [email protected]/16“ instead of [email protected]/4“. Answer “Riverside” was a brand model shotgun produced by the J. Stevens Co. (which was bought out by Savage in 1920) – These were utility grade double barrel shotguns manufactured between 1877 and 1988.
What’s the serial number on a riverside shotgun?
The only number we can find on it is 3555 or 5555 that’s located where the gun separates. Any help would be appreciated. Riverside and Riverside Arms Co are names the Stevens Arms Company used on their less expensive shotguns made from 1915 on.
What kind of shotgun is Riverside Arms Model 311?
Any help would be appreciated. Riverside and Riverside Arms Co are names the Stevens Arms Company used on their less expensive shotguns made from 1915 on. While I’m not sure (and somebody will pop up and correct me if I’m wrong) I think the gun is the same as a Stevens Model 311.
What does Riverside Arms co.stand for?
Just like Sears , Western Field and many other labels, Riverside Arms Co. was an economy label for original manufacturers. In this firearm’s case, for Stevens. The guns produced under the Riverside Arms Co. name were as functionally sound and capable as their more expensive, name-brand counterparts, but with less desirable wood, metal and finishes.
What kind of shotgun is a double barrel?
A 12 gauge Francotte double barrel shotgun Serial A 12 gauge Francotte double barrel shotgun Serial no. 86322, 12 gauge. 28 inch barrels marked Von Lengerke & Detmold/U.S. Agents New York. Concave, HAMILTON DOUBLE BARRELL SHOTGUN.
Is the Walmart 12 gauge shotgun a good gun?
The bottom line is I would not recommend this gun. The fact that Walmart knowingly put out a terrible gun to market is sad, because someone out there is going to end up wasting $100. While one would think a single-shot would be a great starter shotgun for kids, teens or adults, this shotgun falls short of anything but mediocre at best.
How much does a savage double barrel rifle cost?
Stevens Arms Savage model 311 311A SxS 12ga double barrel PRICE: $399.00 MANUFACTURER: Stevens Arms
How big is the barrel of a J Stevens shotgun?
Originally, his shotgun was likely a J. Stevens Arms Company Model 94 12 Gauge Single-Shot Break-Open copy. This means the barrel more than likely was 32″ long when it left the factory. This model featured an external hammer, weighed approximately 6 1/4 Lbs and had the adoring moniker of the “Goose Gun” because of the really long barrel.
How big is Gary Stevens 12 gauge shotgun?
As far as Gary’s specific shotgun, he has relayed to me that the barrel is now 30″ in length. Originally, his shotgun was likely a J. Stevens Arms Company Model 94 12 Gauge Single-Shot Break-Open copy. This means the barrel more than likely was 32″ long when it left the factory.
What’s the average price of a single shot shotgun?
Our current stock of single shot shotguns for sale ranges from just over $100 for the Rossi Single Shot to $3,600 for the Browning BT-99 Golden Clays, with plenty of options in between.
What kind of barrel did Henry Turner use?
Henry Turner 12 Bore Back Action Hammergun with 29-1/2” Nitro Damascus Barrels. By the 1870’s the centerfire hammergun had become the standard shotgun design for all but the very poorest or most conservative sportsman and even outside the major gunmaking centers, it held sway.
Are there any L C Smith double barrel shotguns in good condition?
Older usable L.C. Smith double barrel 16 Gauge field grade shotgun in good condition with one exception; the Legendary L.C. Smith crack in stock that could and should be repaired. True to the 16 Gauge …Click for more info