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    rifle found leaning against tree

    Much better than what I usually find lying around:

    Rifle from 1882 found leaning on tree in Nevada park - BBC News

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    I wonder if it will still fire?! Or even if it was still loaded?

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    Quote Originally Posted by karlbird View Post
    I wonder if it will still fire?! Or even if it was still loaded?
    If it was loaded it would most likely out shoot a modern day remington,

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    I wonder if muir has got a bid in for it as a project lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by 6pointer View Post
    I wonder if muir has got a bid in for it as a project lol
    I expect he left it there originally
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    That's disgusting. He gives shooters a bad name. I hope they take his license away.
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    Quote Originally Posted by bobjs View Post
    If it was loaded it would most likely out shoot a modern day remington,

    Bob
    No chance, the trigger will be seized !

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    It must be an extremely dry climate as there is little sign of rust on the action body.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ranger22 View Post
    No chance, the trigger will be seized !
    with a bit of oil it will still out shoot any Remington.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Blackpowder View Post
    It must be an extremely dry climate as there is little sign of rust on the action body.

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    Deserts are usually quite dry places!!

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