Brown Bess British Musket

Contributed by Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum


An "India Pattern" Brown Bess British flintlock musket, .75 Cal., made in the Dublin, Ireland Armory between 1794 and 1809. This gun was once used by Bob Hill.

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About This Item

  • Title: Brown Bess British Musket
  • Creation Date: circa 1800
  • Subject Date: circa 1800
  • Local Name: Dublin Armory
  • Town: Dublin, Houlton
  • County: Aroostook
  • State: ME
  • Media: Steel, wood
  • Dimensions: 137 cm x 7 cm x 19 cm
  • Local Code: 464
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum
109 Main Street, Houlton, ME 04730

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