GDG- 1841 Springfield rifle????

cameron2 at optimum.net cameron2 at optimum.net
Mon Jan 30 12:51:16 CST 2012


<<  Where were the US Model 1840's manufactured? Would they have come from
either the Springfield or Harper's Ferry armories, or possibly from
elsewhere?  >>

Harpers Ferry only made the pattern or "model" pieces.  It didn't make any production pieces.  Manufacture was at Springfield, with some limited contract production by D. Nippes, and L. Pomeroy. 

Jim Cameron


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