Photo above is my Great Great Grandfather, Civil War Veteran, Company C, First Kentucky Cavalry, U.S.

The Preacherman says, "My advice to you is to get yourself a gun and learn how to shoot." The Gunman says, "My advice to you is to get yourself a Bible and learn how to pray."

TRIGGER WARNING: Guns have triggers.

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Thursday, January 15, 2015

Navy Arms Rolling Block Carbine .22 Caliber








Made in Italy, most likely by Uberti.  My impression (which could be wrong) is that it is a replica of the Remington No 2.  The little carbine is far prettier than my iPod Touch camera and my lack of talent can capture in photos.  It is unfired as far as I know.  I have had it maybe fifteen or twenty years.  The previous owner was a friend of my Mom, a superannuated gentleman going into an assisted living facility.   He needed the money and I paid too much for the piece out of sympathy.  The only time it sees daylight is when I reorganize the safe.




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