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Hippycrowe
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Bannerman special rifles

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The Bannerman special rifles made from 1903 and 1917 parts,were they made by the same Frank Bannerman who built Bannerman castle Island.

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Pretty sure they were, he had a huge store in N.Y. too.

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Here is some info and there are reproduction catalogs with all the goodies, mine are original. they sold just about everything at one time.
http://americansocietyofarmscollectors. ... meritt.pdf

https://relicrecord.com/blog/francis-ba ... y-surplus/

repro reprints of catalogs:
https://www.cornellpubs.com/old-guns/hi ... nerman.php

Amazon reprint see https://www.amazon.com/Bannerman-Catalo ... 0910676208


some of the converted Mosins by them:
http://www.surplusrifleforum.com/viewto ... =19&t=1530
http://www.mosinnagant.net/global%20mos ... nerman.asp
http://russian-mosin-nagant.com/Bannerman/

Close up pictorial review of a sweet M91 Bannerman chop job.
http://www.calguns.net/calgunforum/show ... ?t=1276302
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some info on springfield 1903 Bannermans PP. 79-83 :
https://books.google.com/books?id=vb3dD ... 03&f=false
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Boy times sure have changed imagine going to a store and saying get I need 50 pounds of black powder a cannon and maybe a couple Lewis gun just for fun lol.

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