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the old trapper
May 13, 2009, 07:14 PM
Here is an old breech , "Belgium" stamped on 23" octogon barrel, the letters "LLH" stamped on bottom of barrel just ahead of breech, I quess trap door type,single shot 22, hand forged trigger spring , stamped 25 in numorus places, touch marks show in photos, under trap door, "R" and "GC" stamped on bottom of barrel, touch marks on trap door. It's a beauty!! You folks helped me out before ,what say you?? Tom

Jim Watson
May 13, 2009, 08:01 PM
It is a Warnant System or "trapdoor" Flobert. The best of the breed, which is not saying much.

the old trapper
May 13, 2009, 09:04 PM
Jim do you know or can guess year made?

the old trapper
May 13, 2009, 10:06 PM
I keep finding this old stuff behind my dressers and doors, been their for years, sure appreciate the info. from you folks!! Tom

Jim Watson
May 13, 2009, 10:14 PM
If you said a century ago you would not be far off.

the old trapper
May 14, 2009, 10:25 AM
Thanks for the info. Jim.

Tom