It was manufactured by Crescent Fire Arms for the Fletcher Hardware Co.
Bellmore Gun Co was a store-brand manufactured by Crescent. I don't know what you mean by the "code".
Hunter Arms Company, Fulton, New York
Seldom go beyond or reach 100
A few years either way of the turn of the century
Would need to know the other markings as well.
"The Berkshire" by Meridan Firearms "Berkshire No. 3000" by Crescent Firearms Contrary to popular belief, not the same company.
THey were made by crescent firearm company.
Your shotgun was made by Crescent Fire Arms Company and store branded by Van Camp. 50-150 USD at the most.
Manufactured sometime between 1920 and 1948.
try gunstock inc. they have them