Marlin 39A age

Discussion in 'Lever Action' started by BLK RIFLE, Jan 22, 2012.

  1. BLK RIFLE

    BLK RIFLE Member

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    I have a Marlin 39A that my Dad won for selling the most shotgun shells at the wholesaler where he worked when I was a kid. I am 72 now. The serial number is J3437. Could anyone tell me when it was made. I'd appreciate it.
     
  2. greyhawk50

    greyhawk50 Well-Known Member

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  3. Plumber

    Plumber Well-Known Member

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    I have J as 1952.
     
  4. oldbrass

    oldbrass Well-Known Member

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    your rifle was made in 1951.
    welcome to the forum, I bet that you have a lot of memories with that .22
     
  5. Plumber

    Plumber Well-Known Member

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  6. Guns

    Guns New Member

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    is the serial number located under the lever because my 39-A has c 3991 under the lever but i cant find it on any website
     
  7. Plumber

    Plumber Well-Known Member

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