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Spencer Sporting Arms Company

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Spencer Sporting Arms Company   Windsor Connecticut 1883 1889


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Opened by Christopher M. Spencer who also invented the seven shot Spencer Carbine used in the Civil War

Slide action repeating shotgun produced. Company was bought by Bannerman & Sons in 1890

Model 1884 Spencer Shotgun, 12 gauge round barrel, slide action, serial number 1 to 1063

Model 1886 Spencer Shotgun, 12 gauge round barrel, slide action, serial number 1 to over 1,100

Model 1887 Spencer Shotgun, 12 gauge slide action, serial number continued in the Model 1886 range and went to over 3,000

Model 1890 Spencer Shotgun, 12 gauge round barrel, slide action produced by Francis Bannerman, based on Sperncers Patent of 1882
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Bannerman marks on frame
Spencer patent marks on barrel