What is the value of a 25-20 J Stevens A and T Co single shot rifle made in Chicopee Falls Mass with an octagonal barrel stamped 5838?
Without knowing the exact overall condition as well as details like matching parts, its pretty hard to say. The low for shot out barrel and bad finish, rough wood, completely functional, all original parts, is in the $300.00 range. if conditions are better, or rare options such as special sights, wood or triggers, then the price would be higher. Rust, pitting,reblue, deep metal wear, changed out or missing sights, junk wood, blacksmith repairs to metal parts, replaced or relined barrel. then the price could go down.
How can you tell the manufacture date of a J Stevens 25-20 drop block octagonal barrel rifle stamped 1256?
What information on j Stevens single barrel 410 shotgun break down sn 4770 springfield made by j Stevens chicopee falls mass usa?
I'm having the same probem. Except mine has matching numbers (33NL) stamped on the bottom of the barrel and inside the triger housing. No other numbers Mine also says "Springfield" manufactured by "J.Stevens Arms Company" Chicopee Falls, Mass. U.S.A. Other markings - top of barrel left side -proof tested 410 bore/---3 inch chamber---/ top of barrel right side - Selected Forged Steel. Any info. call.....317/523-1438
The "J.Stevens" name was shortened to "Stevens" in 1940. What you need to look for is the chamber size, which should be stamped on the barrel. It needs to be 2 & 3/4 inches to shoot modern ammo. Also Stevens usually stamped near the chamber size if the barrel was proof tested. My Stevens single is stamped "Proof Tested Steel" and it handles modern ammo well, but kicks like a mule. To be really safe…
You need info on a shotgun single shot 12ga on the top of the barrel it says patented August 12 1913 on the reciver the only thing you can make out is at the end of the stamping MSCO under that it say?
What is the model of your 16 gauge double barrel Springfield JStevens company Chicopee Falls Mass with the number 5100 stamped in the metal?
What is the age and value of a 12 gauge Stevens Savage Arms double barrel shotgun made in Chicopee Falls?
Stevens made firearms in Chicopee Falls from 1864 to 1990 but the association with Savage did not begin until 1920 and if the gun is marked with both names, it was probably not made until after WWII. If it was manufactured after 1968 it WILL have a serial number, but if made earlier it MAY have one. A utility double barrel that shows some wear but is still functional is worth about $200-250.
The "J.Stevens" name was shortened to "Stevens" in 1940. What you need to look for is the chamber size, which should be stamped on the barrel. It needs to be 2&3/4 inches to shoot modern ammo. Also Stevens usually stamped near the chamber size if the barrel was proof tested. My Stevens single is stamped "Proof Tested Steel" and it handles modern ammo well, but kicks like a mule. To be really safe, let a…
The Stevens Model 58 Salvage Shotgun with no serial number was probably manufactured in the early 1940's in Chicopee Falls MASS. It's value could range from $400.00 to $ 1500.00 depending on condition. If it has the Chicopee Falls Mass manufacturer on the barrel a good starting point is $ 500.00 and up depending on condition.