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Sturtevant, Thomas L.

Name Street Town State From To
Sturtevant, Thomas Leggett   Framington, Middlesex county Massachusetts 1872  

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54,038 April 17, 1866 Improvement in Priming-Metallic Cartridges
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60,592 December 18, 1866 Improvement in Breech-Loading Fire-Arms
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128,673 July 2, 1872 Improvement in Powder-Flasks
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In 1866 a rebated-rim, reloadable-steek, 16 gauge shell was patented by him. Revolving magazine four-shot guns chambered for this shell were offered by the Roper Sporting Arms Company until 1880s.