John (Johannes) Derr (Berks County, Pennsylvania), full stock flintlock long rifle - Price Estimate: $2000 - $3000

John (Johannes) Derr (Berks County, Pennsylvania), full stock flintlock long rifle - Price Estimate: $2000 - $3000

A beautiful flintlock Pennsylvania Long Rifle crafted by John Shell of Lower Paxton Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania.  Dated to 1817. Sold at Auction: $6,000

A beautiful flintlock Pennsylvania Long Rifle crafted by John Shell of Lower Paxton Township, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania.

The American Long Rifle was a major advance in gun technology so perfect it remained unchanged for almost 150 years. Developed in Pennsylvania in 1620. Unlike the prolific musket of the time, the barrel had spirals that spun the bullet providing accuracy still unsurpassed in standard rifles today. But unlike the musket, the rifle was slow to load - 1 shot to the minute - compared to 5 shots to the minute for the musket. The rifle was a work of art & craftsmanship still used today in…

You have probably heard of the Kentucky Long Rifle. But there are those who argue that it should really be called the "Pennsylvania Long Rifle." The long rifle was developed by immigrant German gunsmiths in Lancaster County in the early

HK MR762A1 Long Rifle Package

HK Long Rifle Package I'd like two in woodland camp & one in winter camp.

Kentucky Long Rifle ~   Few guns get the patriotic juices flowing better than the Kentucky Long Rifle, which was used widely by militiamen in the Revolutionary War. The rifles had exceptionally long barrels, which increased muzzle velocity and accuracy. Before the war, The Kentucky rifle was a popular gun among hunters and frontiersman.  Even though the guns were not made in Kentucky, Kentucky rifleman were known for their deadly marksmanship, earning the gun its name

Kentucky Long Rifle ~ Few guns get the patriotic juices flowing better than the Kentucky Long Rifle, which was used widely by militiamen in the Revolutionary War. The rifles had exceptionally long barrels, which increased muzzle velocity and accuracy.

Pennsylvania Long Rifle - Birthplace of the Pennsylvania Long Rifle: Lancaster County, PA.

Pennsylvania Long Rifle - Birthplace of the Pennsylvania Long Rifle: Lancaster County, PA. This is where I also made my first hawken half stock 50 cal.

It was the Pennsylvania Long Rifle, coupled with the backwoods skills of the frontier hunters and Indian fighters who fired them, made it feasible for the Patriots to adopt the deadly stalk and hide strategy of the sniper.

It was the Pennsylvania Long Rifle, coupled with the backwoods skills of the frontier hunters and Indian fighters who fired them, made it feasible for the Patriots to adopt the deadly stalk and hide strategy of the sniper.

The Kentucky Long rifle. made possible the settlement of a continent; and ultimately Freed our country of foreign domination.

The Kentucky Long rifle. made possible the settlement of a continent; and ultimately Freed our country of foreign domination.(as long as you were not Native American)

Kentucky long rifle. If you like freedom then you have this rifle to thank. It was longer than most European made rifles and first to use rifling in the barrel to increase accuracy. The Red Coats didn't stand a chance to this.

Rare Hawken Plains Rifle (muzzle loaded caliber) - Hand made, one at a time with approximately 200 ever built between Had a reputation for both long range and accuracy. Used by the explorers, frontiersmen, mountain men and scouts.

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