Winchester Model 74 22 Semi-auto Rifle

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  1. imzasu

    imzasu New Member

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    WINCHESTER MODEL 74 SEMI-AUTO RIFLE
    Can anyone tell me how to figure what year this rifle was made? I have searched the internet but all the serial numbers I find are higher than this one. Winchester gave this rifle to my father in the early 40's to write a review on the rifle. The serial number is 98558 Thanks
    Val
  2. Anchor Clanker

    Anchor Clanker Member

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    My listing in the Blue Book of Gun Values says it was made in 1941
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    imzasu New Member

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    Thanks for the information Anchor Clanker
  4. andyrh

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    I have a model 74 with a serial number of 26267. Do you know the date of manufacture? I have not been able to find any listing with a serial number in that range.

    Andy
  5. gdmoody

    gdmoody Moderator Supporting Member

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    1939, again according to the Blue Book of Gun Values
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    andyrh New Member

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    Thank you.
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