New Year’s auction will include early Chambersburg compass and Carlisle rifle

An early surveyor’s compass produced by John Scott of Chambersburg and a Kentucky Rifle signed Henry Lechler of Carlisle will be sold at an auction on January 2 at Gateway Gallery Auction, 643 Kriner Road, Chambersburg. John Scott, a silversmith-clockmaker, had multiple residences, but in 1784 set up shop next to the court house in a two-story log building with … Read More