The Firing Line Forums

Go Back   The Firing Line Forums > The Skunkworks > The Harley Nolden Memorial Institute for Firearms Research

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old February 27, 2005, 12:19 AM   #1
Junior Member
Join Date: February 26, 2005
Location: Oklahoma
Posts: 8
Remington 25-20 Center Fire Rifle

I just inherit a rifle from my cousin that her dad and my dad used when they were boys as well as their brothers and sisters.

I figure it belong to our grandfather and he just handed it down as the oldest was old enough to take possistion of it and was passed on as others got older until it ended up with the youngest of of 13 aunts and uncles.

I wrote the Remington Firearms Co. and this is what they said about it. " Thank you for your reply. The Remington Model 12 was introduced in 1909 and was discontinued in 1936. During this time there were 832,000 of these guns manufacture. This model originally sold for around $12.65."

I would like to trace this rifle as far back as possible. The SN is AA 1284 and the patent dates are June/July 1909 & Jan 1910. From the manufactor to the store and whom bought it.

I do know this that my grandfather either bought items new, took items in trade or items was handed down to him from other family members. He would never buy used items.

Attached is a photo of it and if possible what is it worth on todays market for insurance pourposes only?
Attached Images
File Type: jpg 25-20 Slide-Pump Action.JPG (28.8 KB, 67 views)

Last edited by lten1063; February 27, 2005 at 12:31 AM. Reason: key areas wasn't identified
lten1063 is offline  

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:41 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
This site and contents, including all posts, Copyright © 1998-2018 S.W.A.T. Magazine
Copyright Complaints: Please direct DMCA Takedown Notices to the registered agent:
Contact Us
Page generated in 0.07034 seconds with 11 queries