HISTORIC GUNS & MILITARIA

OBSOLETE CALIBRE GUNS AND ROOK & RABBIT RIFLES

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Some of the guns advertised in this section (the ones with a category of S58) may be owned without a FAC or SGC provided they are held in accordance with Section 58(2) of the 1968 Firearms Act (as a curiosity or ornament) and not fired. If the intention is to fire them, they must be brought onto the appropriate certificate beforehand.

Stock No.

Image

Description

Category

Price

GBP

OC098






A very good English sidelever hammer rook & rabbit rifle in .380 LR rook cal. 25" browned octagonal barrel with a good bore, bead foresight and v notch rearsight. Engraved action with good foliate engraving and retaining a good amount of original colour. Stunningly figured 14" straight grip stock with very fresh chequering, steel butt plate. Another very nice English rook rifle at a good price.

S58

No licence required

850
OC107

A highly unusual but collectable .310 cal 'Cattle Killer' by W W Greener. 8" barrel (very good bore), large brass base. Comes with it's original wooden mallet.

S58

No licence required

195
OC109



An excellent Belgian 11mm Albini-Braendlin breechloading infantry rifle, dated 1868.

34" sighted barrel (with near mint bore) retained by three spring-held barrel bands and with bayonet-lug at the muzzle. Calibrated folding adjustable back-sight, tip-up action, back-action lock struck with a mark 'PA 54'. Three-quarter stock stamped with a circular inspector's mark and with a circular arsenal mark on one side of the butt, regulation steel mounts, sling loops, and original steel ramrod.

S58

No licence required

900

BPF001

Recently added





A fine .22 LR Holland & Holland "The Ross" toplever hammerless Rook & Rabbit rifle. 26″ octagonal barrel, tubed to .22LR from .297/.250, bearing 98 New Bond Street address. File cut top top barrel flat fitted with 1 standing and 2 folding rear leaf sights. Round action with foliate engraving. Figured 14″ walnut semi pistol grip stock with good chequering. Clip on forend with horn tip. Fitted with contemporary AJACK rifle scope on Parker Hale mounts. This sweet little rifle is in very good condition throughout, retaining a great deal of original finish.

S1 Firearm.

FAC required

2250

 

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