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Bill, Gunsmith
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Experience:  40 yrs. experience as master machinist/tool and die maker and gunsmith. I own and operate a tool and die shop and custom gunsmithing/gunmaking shop.
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What is the value of a 303 savage, model 1899, serial number

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What is the value of a 303 savage, model 1899, serial number 82.566, octogon barrel, all orgianal, used as it shot many bucks and very good condition
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Firearms
Expert:  Philip Van Cleave replied 5 years ago.
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How long is the barrel?

Is the stock have a straight or a pistol grip?

Is the stock checkered?

Expert:  Bill replied 5 years ago.
Hi, my name is Bill. I would be glad to help you any way that I can by answering your question to the best of my ability.
Your rifle is the Model 1899-B with the 26" octagon barrel - it was offered in calibers .303, .30-30, .25-35, .32-40, and .38-55. Manufactured between 1899 and 1915. Serial number range 10000 to 175000. Same cocking indicator as the 1899-A rifle.
Exc.: $1900, Vgood: $1300, Good: $800, Fair: $350

This information was taken from the 2011 Standard Catalog of Firearms.