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Thomas Family Treasure
« on: May 10, 2019, 08:15:15 PM »
This was bought by my Great Grandpas brother Boone Thomas in 1906 and has been passed down to male Thomas's ever since. 

Winchester 1892 in 32-20

Boone Thomas
Jeptha Thomas
Franklin Thomas
Weldon Thomas
Travis Thomas
One day it will go to Brody Thomas


























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Re: Thomas Family Treasure
« Reply #1 on: May 10, 2019, 10:57:35 PM »
Thatís a fine heirloom.

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Re: Thomas Family Treasure
« Reply #2 on: May 11, 2019, 09:15:13 AM »
very neat to have a family heirloom to pass on , thanks for sharing.  thumb1
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Re: Thomas Family Treasure
« Reply #3 on: May 11, 2019, 10:42:38 AM »
Beautiful. That there is a "keeper". Is .32-20 WCF hard to come by these days?

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Re: Thomas Family Treasure
« Reply #4 on: May 11, 2019, 11:09:09 AM »
Beautiful. That there is a "keeper". Is .32-20 WCF hard to come by these days?

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Thanks gents!

Yeah, I think its pretty hard to find.   I do however have the bullet casting tool and reloading supplies.   :)
      
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Re: Thomas Family Treasure
« Reply #5 on: May 11, 2019, 11:27:15 AM »
Correction.

GM tells me 32-20 is all over the place, perhaps I haven't dug deep enough.  I won't be shooting this rifle much if at all anyhow. 
      
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Re: Thomas Family Treasure
« Reply #6 on: May 11, 2019, 05:13:56 PM »
That is a gem in so many ways. A beautiful and valuable rifle and great family history.  8) thumb1

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Re: Thomas Family Treasure
« Reply #7 on: May 11, 2019, 06:29:07 PM »
Surprised nobody noticed its been reblued. 
 
Also been relined.... was 100% shot out with no rifling.     :o
      
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Re: Thomas Family Treasure
« Reply #8 on: May 11, 2019, 07:11:25 PM »
Heres the other family treasure.    :)







      
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Re: Thomas Family Treasure
« Reply #9 on: June 10, 2019, 02:23:09 AM »
Surprised nobody noticed its been reblued. 
 
Also been relined.... was 100% shot out with no rifling.     :o

I couldn't care less about that!

What a rich history that has. You are a very lucky man.
A real beauty.

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Re: Thomas Family Treasure
« Reply #10 on: June 10, 2019, 09:14:00 AM »
doesn't get any better then family heirlooms, there priceless.  thumb1
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Re: Thomas Family Treasure
« Reply #11 on: June 11, 2019, 02:10:53 AM »
Thanks fellas....   

I have some ammo for it...  Just looking for a good opportunity.   thumb1
      
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Re: Thomas Family Treasure
« Reply #12 on: June 11, 2019, 10:09:51 PM »
Very Nice.

I got a Marlin 30-30 two years ago, and have not yet taken it out to the range. Nowhere near as nice as this Winnie.

This post has convinced me to get it to the range next week.

Thanks for positing
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