We are selling a U.S. Springfield Model of 1873 Trapdoor .45-70 Breech Loading Rifle for $1250. This rifle is in overall good condition for the age. Shows heavy wear throughout the stock and some rusty and discolored spots on the steel parts. The sight system has a crack. The barrel is pitted and shows rust on the inside.
The model 1873 "Trapdoor" Springfield was the first standard-issue breech-loading rifle adopted by the United States Army.
- Manufacturer: U.S. Springfield.
- Model: U.S. 1873.
- Caliber: .45-70-405 cal Black Powder.
- Action: Breech Loading Trapdoor Single Shot.
- Barrel length: about 32"
- Overall Length: about 52"
- Capacity: 1
- Weight: 9.2 lbs
- Grip/Stock: Wood.
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