What was the gauge on a Montgomery Ward Western field?
The Montgomery Ward, Western Field model M550 was manufactured by Mossberg, it is a 500. Parts are interchangeable. The suffix, A=12ga, B=16ga, C=20ga, D=28ga (they never made any), E=.410.
How much is a western field 12 gauge worth?
There should be a model number on the barrel. Western Field has no collector value according to blue book guidelines. Get the model number and than you could find some base value for it. Depending on shootability and condition, my guess would be $100 tops…..
Is the Montgomery Wards Model 60 / Savage 620A age?
In total I have $115 into her and she probably is my favorite 12 gauge. Just seeing this. Thought I subscribed, hmmm. Anyhow, took it down to give it a cleaning and inspection today. It has alot of surface rust on the barrel and receiver, but the bore is unbelievably pristine and smooth, and the internals have no rust.
When did the Western Field shotgun come out?
Western Fields Model 30/31 (or Savage Stevens 520/620) The Model 30 and 31 were actually the Savage Stevens 520/620 pump action shotgun was designed by John M. Browning. They were first introduced in 1904 and were sold with the Stevens name and also rebranded for the major catalog retailers like Montgomery Ward’s Western Field line.
What was the name of the Montgomery Ward gun?
Like the JC Higgins and Glendfields from the other major catalog companies, the Montgomery Wards’ “Western Fields” brand was stamped on guns made by some of the biggest names in the U.S. firearm industry – Savage, Mossberg and Marlin to *name a few.
What kind of shotgun is western field 12 gauge?
The instructions are for a different model shotgun but the intructions for the choke is the same. In 1940 Montgomery ward & co.western field 12 gauge browning patent Thay called it the repeating shotgun Thay made 12ga & 16ga.western field hammeriess repeating shotgun.
Is the Montgomery Ward 520 the same as the 620?
The exterior of the 520 was redesigned to have a more “modern” look and was designated the 620. They are the same internally. There were also around 35,000 of these made for the U.S. military during WWII in the trench gun style. There is one big thing that sets the 520 apart from most other pump shotguns.
What kind of shotgun is a western field?
If you are looking for a lower price on a good basic .22 bolt action, the Western Field branded Mossberg 42s are great guns. The Marlin 55 is a bolt action shotgun and this line was sold by Montgomery Wards under a handful of different model numbers (the less sexy nomenclatures like “EMN-174”).
What kind of shotgun is a Montgomery Ward?
Marlin 55. The Marlin 55 is a bolt action shotgun and this line was sold by Montgomery Wards under a handful of different model numbers (the less sexy nomenclatures like “EMN-174”). Most of these have a two-round detachable box magazine.