Trail Creek Trade Company

​​SPORTING SHOTGUNS


Trail Creek Trade Company carries a fair selection of current manufacture sporting shotguns. Current manufacture items are not listed below, as the stock changes too frequently. Please feel free to contact us to see if we have what you are looking for. If we don't, we are happy to order it for you.  The items listed below are our current selection of used and collectible shotguns.


Berreta:


+ Post WarBereta SXS Game Gun - (Sn 747xx) - 12 ga. 2 3/4" chambers, 28 3/8" bbls., Full & Full, matte rib, factory swivels, double triggers with front trigger hinged, case colored action body, Greener cross bolt with side clips, typical scroll engraving on action body, trigger guard and top lever.  Checkered walnut stocks, semi beaver tail forend, Price of Wales grip with scalloped iron cap and hard rubber original buttplate on buttstock.  Shows about 95% original blue on bbls., top lever, trigger guard and forearm iron.  The action body and upper tang retain about 98% case color.  Good bore, good screws and mechanically sound.  Wood shows minor to moderate handling marks with sharp checkering.  L.O.P. 14 1/2" over factory buttplate.  This 1945 vintage gun is an elegant old unit.  Item #L8889  Consigned $1795  NEW ITEM!!!  8/29/17


Bereta/Orvis, Uplander - (Sn L541xxB) - 20 ga., 26 1/2" V.R. bbl., with multi chokes S.S.T..  Blue/fancy walnut straight wrist buttstock.  Fluted forearm, 14 3/8" L.O.P. over factory leather covered pad.  Shows about 96-97% original bbl. blue, and 98% or better on action body, trigger guard, tang and top lever. Good bore, good screws and mechanically sound.  Item #L8646  $2495  SOLD 9/2/17


Browning:


+Browning BPS - (Sn 154xxxMN121) - 28 ga., 26" V.R. bbl., blue/satin finish walnut.  Shows as new in box with all choke tubes, paper goods and packing material.  Item #L8967  Consigned  $625  


+ Browning A-5 Light 12 - (Sn 082xxNZ211) - 12 ga. with a 26" vent rib Invector bbl. Shows about 99% original blue. Forearm shows as new - butt stock shows minor handling marks. Front sight has been replaced with an orange fiber-optic type sight. This was one of the later Japanese A-5s with the round knob pistol grip. Good bore, screws, & mechanically sound. Item #L4672. $850


+ Browning Citori - (Sn 049xxH37) - 12ga with 30" vent ribbed bbl.  Full and modified chokes.  Blue and walnut.  Shows about 97% original finish throughout with most losses showing in form of scattered hunting and handling marks.  Good bore and screws, mechanically sound.  Item #L8149.  $860 


+ Browning A-5 Mag. 12 - (Sn 8V97xx) - 12 ga., 3", 29.5" V.R. bbl., blue/walnut. Shows about 98% original blue throughout. Wood shows minor handling marks with the most significant marks on the right side of the comb where there are several little scuffs. Good bore, screws, & mechanically sound. Item #L7887. $995


+ Browning Superposed Mag. - (Sn 235xx) - 12 ga. full & full, with 30" bbl. This 1962 production shows about 95-96% overall. Lower tang & lower receiver show thinning. Barrels show 98% blue with minor scuff on right side of upper barrel. 14-1/2" L.O.P. over non-factory pad. Wood shows usual handling & hunting marks. Top lever is slightly to left of center. This old gun was used, but is still tight. Good bore, screws, & mechanically sound. Item #L1807.  $1,095 ​ 


+ Browning Grade II/Pigeon Grade - (Sn 726xx) - 12 ga., 2-bbl. set, 26" S.K. & I.C., 28" I.C. & Mod. with original case & papers. Shows near new at about 98%+ original finish throughout. Good bore, screws, & mechanically sound. The original case also shows near new with a canvas outer sleeve. The fancy walnut stock has 13.75" L.O.P. over factory butt plate. Overall, a great looking example of this model. Item #L7775. $5,250  


Francotte:


Ithaca:


L. C. Smith:


+ L. C. Smith 00 Grade [C&R] - (Sn 3029xx) - 12 ga. - 28" I. C. & M. Shows thinning original blue with gray & brown splotches & patches up and down bbls. Action body shows mainly gray with scattered light rust with traces of case. 90% blue on guard with light scattered rust. Upper tang shows good case. Top lever has a slight extra bend to left, just ahead of thumb piece. Wood shows most of the varnish with hunting marks. Chips behind both lock plates & rear of tang. Bores are clean, but there is one minor dent 3-1/2" back from muzzle. Screws mostly good. Appears mechanically sound. 14.5" L. O. P. over factory butt plate. Item #L2630.  $500


+ L. C. Smith Field Grade - (Sn FW611xx) - 20 ga., 28" bbl., I.C.& I.C., double triggers, extractors, blue, case-colored, checkered walnut stocks. Shows about 92-94% original blue on bbls., about 95% or better on trigger guard, about 90-95% on forearm iron. The action body, top lever, & tangs show about 80-85% throughout. The wood shows about 90% original varnish, but it has begun to wrinkle & craze. There are scattered scuffs, scratches, & dings. There are 2 areas of compression on either side of trigger plate at frame juncture. L.O.P. is 14.25" over factory butt plate. The pistol grip cap is excellent. Good bore, screws, & mechanically sound. This is a Hunter Arms Fulton gun with 3-position safety. It is fairly rare to see these guns with 28" bbls., & open chokes, which appear to be factory original. Item #L6220. $2,250


+ L. C. Smith Fulton, Field Grade - (Sn S495xx) - 20 ga., 28" bbl., mod & full, double triggers, extractors, blue, case colored, checkered walnut stocks. Shows about 95-96% original blue on bbls. Shows about 98% on trigger guard, about 95-98% original case colors on action body, top lever, & tang. The forearm iron shows about 95-97% original blue. The barrels shows numerous, scattered light scratches & freckling. There is one small dent under the right barrel, about 11.25" back from the muzzle. The wood only shows minor handling marks & scratches. L.O.P. is 14.25" over factory butt plate. The pistol grip cap is also excellent. With the exception of the dent in the right barrel, it has a good bore, screws, & is mechanically sound. Item #L6190. $2,450


+ L.C. Smith Specialty Grade (Pictures) - (Sn R78xxx) - 12 ga, full and full chokes, 30" bbl.  Extractor gun, double triggers, pistol grip stock, splinter forearm, factory buttplate.  Shows about 97-98% original blue on bbls, about 85-90% on trigger guard with most losses showing as thinning at the tail end of tang.  Action body shows vivid case color on sides and top.  The lock plates also show vivid color, as does top lever.  The bottom of action body shows thinned or faded.  The stocks show light scattered handling marks.  The checkering is sharp with one exception on right side of forearm where there's about a 1/4" gouge in the checkering.  L.O.P. over factory buttplate 14".  Good bore and screws, mechanically sound.  Item #L8169  $2,995


Lefever:   


+ Nitro Special - (Sn 3527xx) - .410, 26" bbls., Imp. Mod. & full, double triggers, blue, case color, and walnut.  Bbls. show about 95-97% original blue, about 95%+ original thinning case color.  The wood shows about 98% original finish with strong, sharp checkering.  Small chips missing on either side of forearm at top of forearm iron.  L.O.P. 15" over original factory installed Hawkins pad.  The gun was ordered as a gift for the previous owner when he was 14 years old.  Also included is the original Leg-o-Mutton gun case with original owner's initials.  The gun case is also in excellent shape.  Item #L8515  $3,500


Merkel:


+ Merkel 201E - (Sn 865xx) 16 ga., 28" mod. & full, 2 3/4" ch., solid rib, double trigger, hinged front trigger, game scene engraved, coin finished action body, straight wrist buttstock, 3 piece forend.  Stocks are straight grained, checkered French walnut with factory swivels.  The gun shows near new throughout at about 98-99% original finish.  Good bore, good screws, and mechanically sound..  14 3/8" L.O.P. over factory buttplate.  This 1973 vintage ejector gun still show most of the elegance associated with the pre-war Merkels that is not seen on the guns of more recent manufacture.  Item #L8440  $4500     


Miscellaneous:


+ A. H. Fox Philadelphia Sterlingworth [C&R] - (Sn 1153xx) - 12 ga., 2.5" chambers, D.T. extractors, 30" bbls., full & mod. chokes. Shows about 90% original blue on bbls. The action body shows about 40-50% original case colors as thinned throughout. The guard & lower tang about 65%. The wood shows quite nicely with minor handling marks and a light coat of finish over original. The checkering is slightly soft. L.O.P. is 14.25" over factory butt plate. Good bore, screws, & mechanically sound. Item #L5449. $1,250


+ Francaise Ideal 7E [C&R] - (Sn 33x) - 12 ga., 2.75" chambers, 27.5" bbls., I.C. & Mod. The barrels have been modified by Briley. The chambers lengthened from 2.5" to 2.75", the forcing cones lengthened, chokes open from full & full to I.C.& M., & back bored. D. T. ejectors, loaded chamber indicators, under lever, rising bit, 3rd fastener, foliate carved fences concealed in the butt stock is retractable, & sling, which when needed, is fastened to a loop under the barrels. Engraved on rear rib extension & tang. The action body & under lever are border engraved and there is light freckling. Shows about 98% original blue on barrels & about 30% original case colors on action body, trigger plate & tang. The finely checkered walnut stocks show most of the original varnish, with moderate hunting & handling marks. L.O.P. is 14" over original horn butt plate, which has several worm holes. Good bore, screws, & mechanically sound. Item #L5546. $2,650


+ Lefever H Grade [C&R] - (Sn 343xxH) - 12 ga. with 30" Damascus barrels. Mod & Mod chokes. Shows about 40-50% original brown on bbls. & 10-15% original case color on action body. Most of the iron parts show silver/gray. Wood shows a hairline crack in the wrist, which starts at the lock plate, extending to 1/3" from rear of tang. Checkering shows worn, flattened, & slightly filled. Bores show at least good, with minor dents on right bbl. Screws are very good-to excellent. Appears mechanically sound. L.O.P. is 14" over original butt plate. Item #L4769. $750


+ New Ithaca A Grade - (Sn 487xx) - 10 ga. with 32" bbls. Full & full. Shows about 90% original brown on Damascus bbls. Action body shows only traces of case color. Shows mainly grayed & smooth brown patina, but very crisp. Hammers show thinned & brown, but crisp. Wood shows about 90% original finish, with good, strong checkering - free of cracks, chips or gouges. Butt plate is sharp, with no cracks or chips. L.O.P. is 14.25" off front trigger, over factory butt plate. Light-to-moderate pitting in each bore. Good screws & mechanically sound. Item #L3510   $800


Parker:


+ Parker P Grade [Antq] - (Sn 651xx) - 12 ga. with a 30" bbl. Mod & Mod Damascus. Shows about 50% original brown on bbls. Barrels have numerous dents & 1 bulge at the muzzle of the left barrel. Bores are pitted, but shiny. Action body shows mainly gray & brown, with only traces of case. Wood is sound, but has flattened checkering. L.O.P. is 14" over compressed & dried Hawkins pad. Appears to be mechanically sound. $750


+ Parker Brothers P Grade - (Sn 592xx) - 12 ga. with 30" bbls. - I. C. & I. C. Twist bbls. show about 50-60% original brown, thinning throughout. Action body shows mainly gray; forearm shows flattened checkering with scratches & minor fence marks. Butt stock shows good, sharp checkering with a light coat of linseed oil over the original finish. L.O.P. is 14.25" off front trigger over factory butt plate. Fair bores, with minor-to-moderate pitting. Good screws & mechanically sound. Item #L3435. $800


+ Parker Brothers V Grade - (Sn 932xx) - 12 ga. with 30" bbls. - full & full. Shows about 95-97% re-blue on bbls. Action body & other case colored parts have been refinished. Retains about 40%+ of the re-case color finish. Wood shows normal handling marks with a light coat of linseed wiped over the original finish. L.O.P. is 14" off front trigger over a 1.25" solid black pad & 2.25" spacers. Fair bores with minor-to-moderate pitting. Good screws & mechanically sound. Item #L3427. *CONSIGNED*. $850


Remington:


+ Remington Model 11-48 - (Sn 4043xxx) - 28 ga., 25 1/2" improved cylinder plain bbl., blue/walnut, 14" L.O.P. over original factory buttplate.  Shows near new at about 98%+ original finish throughout.  Good bore, good screws, and mechanically sound.  Hard to find in this configuration and condition.  Item #L8890  $1250


Stevens:


+ Stevens 311A - (No serial #) - .410 with a 26" solid rib bbl. F & F. Shows about 98% original blue & about 90% faded case color. The walnut stocks show commensurate with the metal, with scattered hunting & handling marks. L.O.P. is 14.25" over factory butt plate. A nice & clean little gun. Good bore, screws, & mechanically sound. Item #L5148. $795


Winchester:


+ Winchester Model 12 Feather Weight - (Sn 18300xxF) - 12 ga. with a 26" plain barrel - I.C. Shows near new at about 98% original blue. The losses show as minor thinning on mag tube & slide. The wood shows nearly perfect and retains original butt plate. Good bore, screws, & mechanically sound. Item #L4863. In lay-away


+ Winchester Model 36 - (Sn - None) - 9 mm Shot shell with an 18" bbl. Shows about 85-90% original blue, thinning and turning at the breech end of the barrel. Guard & striker show about the same. The bolt has begun to brown out. The wood shows 85-90% original finish, with numerous scratches & dings. The original butt plate is sound & sharp. Comes with 6 original 9 mm rimfire cartridges. Good bore, screws, & mechanically sound. Item #L4991. $1095  


+ Winchester Model 21 Skeet - (Sn 20Zxx) - 12 ga., 28" bbl., W. S. 1 & W. S. 2 pistol grip, single selective trigger ejectors. Shows about 95% original blue, with most of the wear showing at the breech end of the barrels from being in a leg-of-mutton case. The beaver tail forearm & pistol grip butt stock show about 95% original finish with good, sharp Joseph Horne Co. checkering. L.O.P. is 14.75" over solid red Winchester reproduction pad. Good bore, screws, & mechanically sound. Item #L5216. $6,250




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