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  • Colin
    D.W. There is no link I know of about the 7 barell Chamber s Gun. The info I got came from the Boarders Away books, a couple of other history of firearms
    Message 1 of 9 , Jan 31, 2008
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      D.W.
      There is no link I know of about the 7 barell Chamber's Gun. The
      info I got came from the Boarders Away books, a couple of
      other "history of firearms" books, which names I cant remember as
      well as some primary research.

      Best bet...Boarders Away

      THOS
      Colin Murphy
      USS CON 1812 MG
      USMC-HC


      --- In WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com, "D. W. Stallone"
      <stallone.don@...> wrote:
      >
      > No, dude :-) I'm referring to the, 'American "Capstan Gun" (7
      banded
      > barell Chambers gun that was on board Old Ironsides in 1815),' in
      the
      > email I was responding to (see below).
      >
      > Your obedient and humble servant,
      > D.W.Stallone
      >
      > --- In WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com, "Vince Wilding" <vince@> wrote:
      > >
      > > Google "puckle gun".
      > >
      > >
      > > Sent from my Verizon Wireless BlackBerry
      >
      > ...
      >
      > > --- In WarOf1812@yahoogroups.com, "Colin" <usmarine1814@> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > Perhaps, When the time comes, we may yet get to see the
      > > > American "Capstan Gun" (7 banded barell Chambers gun that was
      on
      > board
      > > > Old Ironsides in 1815) reproduced. Anyone have any Bess barells
      > laying
      > > > around?????
      > > >
      > > > I'm sure the Navy would love to see us drag that on board with
      us
      > > > for "a little interpretation"
      > > >
      > > > YHOS
      > > > COlin Murphy
      > > > USS CON 1812 MG
      > > > USMC-HC
      > >
      > >
      > >
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