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    1873 Trapdoor

    Hi, I was wanting to get a serial number check on 1873 Trapdoor serial number 145322. Thanks

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    Frasca & Hill list 144471 at end of 1880, and 164848 at end of 1881. So 145322 would be approx. 2 weeks into 1881 production.
    Caution: I am not quite sure if these figures refer to the calendar year or the fiscal year!

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    Thanks for the info.

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    Springfield Research Service has no record for your number but all around it went in service to units in the Spanish American war.


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