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Old December 19, 2001, 03:06 PM   #1
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Need info on shot gun

Need any info anyone might have on a Hopkins&Allen single shot break open shotgun. Serial #J84xx No cal. marked bore is .75" 30"barrel 44 3/4 over all. Marked on left side...

Arms Company
Norwich, Conn USA

any info such as caliber, age,or anything else would be appreciated!
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Old December 19, 2001, 07:04 PM   #2
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From the info provided I would say that it was a 12 ga made between 1902 and 1914. Value tween 50 and 150 depending on condition and charactoristics of your individual gun. H&A made inexpensive guns for many houses in addition to the ones bearing their own name. They also made a very few pricey variants.

Not to be fired untill inspected and ok'd by competant gunsmith.

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Old December 20, 2001, 09:56 AM   #3
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Thanks for the info! I tried to load a 12 guage shell and it is too big. Could this be a different cal. bore is about .75".
oh and I have no plans on shooting this piece. If i need to shoot a turkey or a bg i will use the 870 wing master...

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