It was an improved replacement for the previous longarm of the U.S. Armed Forces, the Springfield model 1873.. Missing the rod is the only problem. These original parts are in good serviceable condition and were removed from a US Springfield Model 1884 45-70. The rifle will be my long range side action gun for SASS competition. 1873 to 1890 Butt Plate Trap Door. Carved below breech is the initia, #835A Springfield Model 1884 Cadet Rifle, 29 1/2" bbl., 45-70, SN 3603XX, exc. The Springfield Trapdoor carbine itself was a very handy, attractive weapon. These were the first 'Trapdoor' designs chambered for a .45-70 caliber cartridge. ORIGINAL 45-70 TRAPDOOR SPRINGFIELD BAYONET WITH SCABBARD. The Springfield Armory produced around 700,000 trapdoor rifles from 1866 to 1892. 1878 Trapdoor Springfield . SN is 2479xx. The 32 5/8"" round barrel has an excellent bore with bright, strong rifling. Featured Gun Classifieds Springfield Rifles - Trapdoor, This .45-70 Pedersoli Springfield 1873 Trap Door Saddle Ring Carbine has a 22” blued tapered round barrel mounted with an original style adjustable 1873 trapdoor rear sight and a bead, This Springfield Armory Model U.S. 1884 is a right hand single shot trapdoor hinged breechblock rifle in .45 -70 Gov't. Sunshine Coast Gun Shop assumes all responsibility for this listing. It h, "This Model 1879 trapdoor rifle was arsenal-upgraded during its use by the addition of the Buffington rear sight and the appropriate barrel band. Stock shows handling and storage wear. Identifying and verifying the authenticity of an 1873 Springfield Trapdoor rifle or carbine is important in recognizing one of these weapons as a true collector's piece. Marked “Bill Mark” on the side of the receiver. 95 % plus, original blue on barrel. Here we present an antique U.S. Springfield Model 1884 Trapdoor Rifle, made by th, Springfield Trapdoor Carbine; Serial No. Here we present an antique U.S. Springfield Model 1884 Trapdoor Rifle, Here is a nice 1886 Springfield Trapdoor rifle in 45-70 Government caliber. Item. SN is 2479xx. The rifle has a blue barrel, ramrod, barrel bands, receiver, lock plate, hammer, trigger guard and buttplate. US MODEL 1873 SPRINGFIELD TRAPDOOR RIFLE SPADE TROWEL BAYONET W/ SCABBARD #10563 Cartouch on the stock is crystal clear, dated 1883. MP0282 Saddle Bar Ring 1873-1889 Springfield 45/70 Trapdoor Carbine, Spencer Rifle/Carbine, & 1859 - 63 Sharps, 1874 Sharps, & Our Price: $4.95 Compare Are you a Dealer? Cartouche is nice and sharp dated 1886. 15.00. It Is in good used condition. I was steered in your direction in order to find out some details and possible potential value of an 1873 Springfield, Trapdoor rifle. SER.97352. Email me if you would li, I believe this gun was one of a group of about 300 that was sold to Whitney Arms Company on order from Hartley & Graham in about 1883. 85,000 made. 45-70. this site specializes in: (1) trapdoor springfield rifles & carbines, 1865-1893; (2) indian war & span-am war: u.s springfield trapdoor arms; (3) 1865-1893 military: bayonets, knives, entrenching tools/trowels, mills & prairie belts, mckeever / dyer pouches & carbine boots. It has a 32 inch barrel. Very nice carbine. from 40.00. Place your order today. The 32 5/8"" round barrel has good, bright rifling with some wear and erosion. Description: We are offering for sale a US Springfield Model 1878 Trap Door rifle chambered in .45-70 caliber. The Springfield Trapdoor was America's first standard issue breech-loading rifle beginning in 1873. Extremely rare gun! This is an excellent example of a U.S. Model 1884 Trapdoor rifle that was manufactured by the Springfield Armory in 1889. Parts This auction is for US Springfield 1884 Trapdoor Rifle 45-70- Hammer Screw. The black walnut stock is oil finished. 1892 .45-70 GOVT Antique US SPRINGFIELD M1888 Trapdoor w RAMROD BAYONET Possibly One of Many Used in Spanish-American War, Springfield Model 1884 US Trapdoor Rifle .45-70 Gov't 32-5/8" Barrel US Military Rifle 1888mfg, "U.S. Model 1884 Trapdoor Carbine (AL5300), .45-70 GOVT Antique SPRINGFIELD ARMORY Model 1884 TRAPDOOR Cadet Rifle Chambered in the Original 45-70 GOVT. The Springfield Trapdoor Cartridge Rifle and Carbine was produced for the military in 1873. Overall arsenal polish very good condition in/out. The ladder flips up easily and the elevation/windage slide works great. 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Serial number for the rifle states it was sent to the 20th Kansas Voluntee, US Springfield Trapdoor Model 1884 US service rifle, dated to 1887. Clean as they come! Lock plate is da, c1890 INDIAN WARS Antique US SPRINGFIELD M1884 TRAPDOOR .45-70 GOVT Rifle Chambered in the Original .45-70 GOVT! Metal has a light gray patina. this is a springfield u.s. trapdoor rifle model 1878, .45 x .70 govt. You must contact Sunshine Coast Gun Shop to resolve any questions or concerns. The model 1884 traces its roots back to the design of the Springfield 1873. The barrel and receiver have, Antique U.S. SPRINGFIELD Model 1873 TRAPDOOR .45-70 GOVT Cadet Rifle    Manufactured at the Height of the Indian Wars! 262508; So Called Model 1890 U.S. Trapdoor Carbine; These were Armory Altered Rifles to Carbine for Indian War Use; These Alterations were done in 1890 by Spri, Springfield rifle stamped 1863 on the lock plate and S.N & W.T.C For Massachusetts. Springfield produced them until 1877 (though the Army continued to contract the design for manufacture until 1886) turning out about 73,000 total trapdoor carbines. I'm unsure of the markings and what they represent, other than the serial number, which appears to date the firearm as … Springfield Trapdoor 45-70 Sight Cover Muzzle Protector. The Trapdoor Springfield remains an enigma, a stone on which historians stumble. 1873 Springfield Trapdoor. Springfield Trapdoor For Sale Springfield Trapdoor. After the Civil War, the War Department wanted a breech-loading rifle. Title. It was designed for more adjustments to increase accuracy for rifle or cadet. Original Item: Only One available. 45-70  armory converted for Indian wars. Springfield Armory NHS, US NPS. Springfield Armory ~ U.S.1884 ~ .45-70 Gov't. Beautiful U.S. Springfield Model 1868 trapdoor rifle. It was a redesign of the Army’s Allin Trapdoor rifle. Barrel has bright finish with surface staining. Stock is good, shows handling wear. The rear sight was graduated from 400 to 1,300 yards. Great shooter & bore. To load a round, a soldier had to open the latch and manually insert a single cartridge. Ending Feb 2 at 6:06PM PST 6d 16h. This 45 Government centerfire rifle (45-70) has all correct Model 1879 features including the fifth type 1879 Buckhorn rear sight. The rifle is in good to very good condition with a nice patina, original stock, shiny bore and very visible rifling. The 32 5. Wood is very good and has s, "U.S. Springfield Model 1884 Trapdoor .45-70 caliber rifle. $13.50 shipping. Shippin, "This Model 1884 Springfield trapdoor carbine is equipped with the Buffington M0d3l 1884 carbine rear sight. Some listed items may not be legal in every State. This led to the formation of an Army Board who, in 1865, would host trials for different rifles by makers both foreign and domestic. The stock cartouche is dated 1887, and the serial number dates to 1888. It will also fit all Models including 1873, 1877, 1878, 1879, 1884, 1888 Springfield Rifles and Cadets. Metal has 70% of the original blue with the remainder turning to a smooth patina, the lock has 30% or so of the original blue mixed with patina. from 55.00. sold out. The 32 5/8"" round 45 Government caliber (45-70) barrel has an excellent bore with bright, strong rifling. Full-stocked, 32 inch barreled rifles, as … Allin Conversat, "U.S. Springfield 1866 Trapdoor 2nd Allin Conversion .50-70 caliber rifle. ... Model 1879 1st & 2nd Form "Buckhorn" Rifle Sight Ladder, Stripped. It will also fit all Models including 1873, 1877, 1878, 1879, 1884, 1888 Springfield Rifles and Cadets. springfield u.s. trapdoor rifle model 1878 with original bayonet and scabbard. US Springfield 1884 Trapdoor Rifle 45-70 Hammer Screw. Hastily conceived to assist Lincoln’s reelection, it was obsolete the day it was produced. Stock i, "U.S. Springfield Model 1868 Trapdoor .50-70 caliber rifle. US Model 1863 Springfield Rifle with the 2nd Allin Conversion to Breech Loading. Differences between the two include, a re-designed ramrod bayonet and locking pieces, as well as a one, INV 7776 BEAUTIFUL SPRINGFIELD U.S. 1884, CAL. These elevations were designed for the rifle. for elevation & windage, blued breech bolt marked "1873", 97% blue, VG wood. 1873-1878. SOLD! SPRINGFIELD Model 1866 Musket 36" .50-70-450 Nice bore, "U.S. Model 1884 Trapdoor Carbine (AL5351), "U.S. Model 1873 Springfield Trapdoor Rifle Circa 1874 (AL5350). Clean as they come! I just bought a Springfield Model 1884 Trapdoor rifle. The 22"" round 45-70 caliber barrel had a fine bore with bright, .45-70 GOVT Antique SPRINGFIELD ARMORY Model 1884 TRAPDOOR Cadet Rifle Chambered in the Original 45-70 GOVT Here we present an antique U.S. Springfield Model 1884 Trapdoor Cadet Rifle, made by t, .45-70 GOVT Antique US SPRINGFIELD Model 1884 “TRAPDOOR” Infantry Rifle Legendary Large Bore, Single Shot Rifle! THE LITTLE LOSS THERE IS, IS DUE TO M, US Model 1863 SPRINGFIELD RIFLE with the 2ND ALLIN CONVERSION Nice 1863 Percussion Springfield with the 2nd Model Allin conversion by the Springfield Armory, for breach loading. This is a very nice rifle that has most of the original blue remaining on the metal with some fading and discoloration at t, This original - 45-70 Trapdoor - Springfield Ramrod Bayonet Model rifle has a round tapered 1" to 3/4" x 31" barrel fitted with an adjustable Buffington rear sight a. Great looking U.S. Springfield Trapdoor rifle. Metal has a dark gray patina. Barrel, trigger guard and barrel bands are a bright silver color with some, Springfield Trapdoor 50/70 2nd Allin Conversion 1866. More information is available on the SHOOTERS PAGE section - see Home Page. Casehardened  breechblock dated "1884". Barrel has a gray patina. This antique rifle is dated 1884 and remains in good original condition. All me, "Model 1879s in this condition are few and far between. The Springfield Trapdoor rifles and carbines were a series of breech loading rifle and carbine weapons built from 1865 to about 1888, beginning with the Model 1865 and then with other models being introduced every few years. ... Springfield 1873 1878, 45/70 with a 32" barrel. Springfield Muskets M1 Garand 1892 - 1894 Krag 1896 Krag 1898 Krag 1899 - 1903 Krag Krag Accessories Model 1865 1st Allin Model 1866 .50-70 Model 1868-1870 .50-70 Model 1873-1890 .45-70 Trapdoor Accessories ... Trapdoor Accessories .50-70 “TRAPDOOR” SPRINGFIELD Rifle | May - June 2020 An Old Rifle Back in Use John Barsness In 1865 the United States government was pretty broke due to an internal war that lasted four years, but to be prepared for other possible conflicts the U.S. Army needed to keep up with the latest technological trend, self-contained rifle cartridges. Lock plate is dated 1864 and has 98% or, Springfield 1873 1878, 45/70 with a 32" barrel. Need 1873 Trapdoor Springfield parts for your latest project? 32.5” barrel remains very good with very good bluing with scattered age wear. I will … Sold !!!!!! Lock plate is dated 1864. Barrel is in armory bright finish, some areas of light staining. SOLD! It has two bands. The Springfield Trapdoor held the new, more powerful .45-70 military cartridge. Here we present an antique U.S. Sprin, Springfield Trapdoor Carbine – So Called Model 1890, Springfield Trapdoor 1863 1884 Rifle for Massachusetts, 45/70, U.S. SPRINGFIELD MODEL 1888 TRAPDOOR RIFLE, "Very Fine U.S. Model 1866 Springfield 2nd Allin Conversion Trapdoor .50-70 (AL4836), Springfield 1873 1878 1883 45/70 Single Shot CLEAN, US MARKED MODEL 1873 TRAPDOOR SPORTING RIFLE, "Excellent U.S. Model 1884 Trapdoor Rifle (AL5286), "Excellent U.S. Model 1879 Trapdoor Rifle (AL5285), Antique U.S. SPRINGFIELD Model 1884 TRAPDOOR Rifle .45-70 GOVT with BAYONET Manufactured at the SPRINGFIELD ARMORY, U.S. Springfield 1868 Trapdoor .50-70 Caliber S/N 33194, "Fine U.S. Model 1884 Trapdoor Rifle (AL5284), "U.S. Model 1879 Trapdoor Rifle with 1884 Upgrades (AL5283), Springfield Armory ~ 1884 Trapdoor Rifle ~ .45-70 Government, SPRINGFIELD U.S. 1884, CAL. The 32 5/8"" round 45 Government center, While the breech block is marked "1884", in actuality this rifle is a model 1888 rifle. 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