Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The Iron Frame Henry, New Haven Arms Company manufactured approximately 275 iron frame Henry rifles concurrently with the brass frame rifles in 1861 and 1862.


The iron frame models had a case-hardened iron receiver, hammer, loading lever and buttplate.



Production of all Henry rifles ended in 1866 with approximately 14,000 units having been manufactured.

I have another blog filled with firearms of the 18th century click HERE to take a look.




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