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Bay State Arms Co.

Name Street Town State From To
Bay State Arms Co.   Uxbridge and Worcester Massachussetts 1870s 1895


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Shotguns, (pistols?) Rifles, Gallery Peep Sight and Graduated Peep Sight are options. The barrel of these guns can be detached by taking out a screw key.

.22 caliber, Gallery and Swirrel rifle, single-shot, 26" octagonal barrel. This model is also named Grossness.

.32 caliber, Swirrel and Deer rifle, single-shot, 26" octagonal barrel. This model is also named Groundless.

.38 caliber, Hunter and Target rifle, single-shot, 26" octagonal barrel. This model is also named Grouping.

.22 caliber, Boys Swirrel rifle, single-shot, short stock, 20" octagonal barrel. This model is also named Grouped.

.32 caliber, Boys Swirrel rifle, single-shot, short stock, 20" octagonal barrel. This model is also named Grouse.

The company was acquired by Hopkins & Allen in the late 1880s but the company was still active until 1895 and H & A continued to manufacture theire rifles. Some of them are found with Merwin Hulbert & Co. markings.