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bulljack 10-06-2008 04:22 AM

Remington serial number
I need a barrel for a Remington .22 that has no model number. The serial number on the action is #228514. Just about the S/N are the initials "RW" and behind the trigger guard is the name Remington and the initials UMC in what appears to be a trade mark symbol. The S/N range as found in the "Blue Book of Gun Values" suggest that it is a model 1889. But that same book shows a Model 1889 to be a shotgun.

I really would like to know what I have.



cpttango30 10-06-2008 10:48 AM

If you have some pictures that would help. Also a bit of a better discription will help as well. are you sure it is a serial number? None of my remingtons have a serial number just a date stamp.

the RW would put it at November of 1972 for the manufacture date.

You can also try the Remington guys over at

WhiteWolf4 12-01-2008 06:55 PM

Well, if you haven't found what your looking for yet...I would check with the factory historian and they could help....Just a thought...WhiteWolf

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