Colonial Guns 1600 – 1700. By Ronald Mirochnik 7A2. Guns in Colonial Times were used for many different reasons. Rifles. Musket. These are the hunting guns used during the colonial times. These are war guns. Revolver. Flintlock Rifle.
By Ronald Mirochnik
These are the hunting guns used during the colonial times
Haha I know, let it out of your system
This helps lower the recoil of the gun
These help you not to pull the trigger by accident
This is the Revolver. It is connected by a spring. The barrel spins every time you shoot. To take the barrel out to reload, you must pull the trigger on the back of the gun.
Guns were located in all of the
middle and upper class homes.
Guns were kept
for hunting ,protection and
Typically, the handle is made
And the rest made of metal
Colonist’s Gun Shop
Interesting Information on wheels
Before there were Rifles, the Colonists would fight short range, like this
With rifles, they can shoot long range with no problem at all!
Musket Picture: http://www.blank-guns-depot.com/blank-firing-guns-store/files/productpics/d_244_02.jpg
Rifles picture: http://www.jaegerkorps.org/NRA/Hunting%20Guns%20in%20Colonial%20America_files/Colonial1.jpg
Revolver Picture: http://www.imfdb.org/w/images/thumb/f/f2/Bodeo.jpg/400px-Bodeo.jpg
Flintlock Rifle: http://www.freeadscity.com/photos/class/thumb190/2/3/1302461099tgw.jpg
Open Revolver: http://image.shutterstock.com/display_pic_with_logo/113266/113266,1196117800,9/stock-photo-open-cylinder-of-revolver-with-one-bullet-inside-7306921.jpg
2nd Revolver: http://world.guns.ru/userfiles/images/handguns/usa/revolver/1287756861.jpg
Cannon on wheels: http://images.shopgoodwill.com/148/10-2-2011/sa667383102-er.JPG
Gun parts and information: http://www.jaegerkorps.org/NRA/Hunting%20Guns%20in%20Colonial%20America.htm
Gun shop: http://www.millersville.edu/archaeology/img/research/colonial-settlement/thumbs/gunshop1.jpg