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Essex 12 gauge single shot shotgun

Has anybody ever heard of a 1901 Essex single shot shotgun? My grandfather gave me one and I can't find any info about it. I would like to know what it's worth and any other information would be appreciated.

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from bhobbs wrote 3 years 15 weeks ago

I just got an essex model single barrel shot gun and it had two patients on it one from 1900 and one from 1901 there weren't any other real markings execpt for the serial number just came accross your post was wondering if you had learned anything else about your gun or how to get the actual model or year it was made?

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from whitemantm wrote 5 years 6 weeks ago

Try looking on this website:

buddsgunsmith.blogspot.com/2008/07/end-of-journey-essex-and-champion.html

It has some info on it that may be helpful to you.

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from jordan_09 wrote 5 years 6 weeks ago

hey we have the same gun it's a 1901 essex 12ga single shot shotgun and we cant find any info about it either we were just wondering if u have found out anything about it? if so please share ur info it is appreciated

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from jordan_09 wrote 5 years 6 weeks ago

hey we have the same gun it's a 1901 essex 12ga single shot shotgun and we cant find any info about it either we were just wondering if u have found out anything about it? if so please share ur info it is appreciated

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from whitemantm wrote 5 years 6 weeks ago

Try looking on this website:

buddsgunsmith.blogspot.com/2008/07/end-of-journey-essex-and-champion.html

It has some info on it that may be helpful to you.

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from bhobbs wrote 3 years 15 weeks ago

I just got an essex model single barrel shot gun and it had two patients on it one from 1900 and one from 1901 there weren't any other real markings execpt for the serial number just came accross your post was wondering if you had learned anything else about your gun or how to get the actual model or year it was made?

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