Erin’s Hope: The Fenian Needham Conversion Rifle
During the second invasion of Canada in 1870, the Fenian forces relied on several thousand Needham breech-loading converted rifle-muskets to go up against Canadian defenses. Just how well did these Needham conversions work?
Rifleman Q&A: Needham Conversion
Is my gun an Allin conversion or does it have a different name?