Essex Gun Works double 12ga

Discussion in 'Large-Bore/Small-Bore Rifle/Shotgun' started by JimE, Oct 29, 2012.

  1. JimE

    JimE New Member

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    Greetings,

    I have an old double barrel shotgun with hidden hammers.

    I believe it is a 12ga. The barrels are dime sized. There are no markings other than "Essex Gun Works" and a s/n "S16412" stamped inside on the barrel tang.

    I would like to know the year of manufacture and if is usable with modern powder.

    Thanks.

    I'll put up photos when I get them.

    Jim
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