Who made the Western Field Model 25 xnh 472 in 16 gauge?
Western Field 25XNH-472 was made by Noble. A model 50 Western Field 25XNH-472 is a Noble model 50
Your Western Field model 46b was made for Montgomery Wards(Western Field) by the company Mossberg and Sons.The mossberg model 42 was made from 1935-1941 as the model 42,42A,42B,and model 42C.the western Field model 46b and the Mossberg model 42 are the same firearm.I hope that you find this informative.
No published sn data.The western field model M550ar was made by the firm Mossberg and sons for Montgomery Wards(Western Field) The Mossberg model 500AB is the same shotgun.this shotgun was made from 1962-1998.By being a wards Western Field we may be able to say that the time frame will be between 1962-1985 when Montgomery wards went out of business.
Go to Numrich Gun Parts Corp.It will be helpful if you know the original maker of your shotgun,as all guns that were made under the Western Field name(Montgomery Wards) were made by outside firms for Montgomery Wards.If you list the model number of your western Field shotgun,this can be cross referenced to the original maker and help you get the right model of shotgun to locate parts.
Your western Field model 47C was made for Montgomery Wards(Western Field)by the firm Mossberg and Sons.The Mossberg model 45A and your firearm are one and the same.Mossberg made this model from 1937-1938.the current value of your western field is between 85-135 dollars depending on overall condition and a good bore.