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Victorian British 1854 Enfield Tower .650 Carbine Calibre Percussion Yeomanry Cavalry Prize Carbine With Rifled Bore Muzzleloader .65 Rifles
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Cheshire, North WestPublished 11 Months ago
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CategoryRifles
SubcategoryMuzzleloader
ConditionUsed
Sale typeTrade
MakeVictorian British 1854 Enfield Tower
Calibre.65
Model.650 Carbine Calibre Percussion Yeomanry Cavalry Prize Carbine With Rifled Bore
Antiqueyes
MechanismPercussion
Your reference18764
Gun StatusActivated
Recommended UsageCollection item
Description

Victorian British 1854 Enfield Tower .650 Carbine Calibre Percussion Yeomanry Cavalry Prize Carbine With Rifled Bore & 1854 WYC (Warwick Yeomanry Cavalry Presentation Plate Saddle Bar, Ring & Captive Ram Rod. Sn 18764 - 18764

This is an original British 1854 dated Enfield Tower Yeomanry Cavalry Prize Carbine. It has all original undamaged walnut full stock with brass butt plate, fore end block, ram rod pipe and trigger guard with extended tang. The stock is mounted with a brass presentation plate engraved "Presented by Captain Sir George Chetwynd Bart.1st Troop W.Y.C to Corp L Thos.East Being The 1st Prize Of The Carbine Exercise 1854" (Warwick Yeomanry Cavalry). It has a heavy military percussion hammer. The action plate is marked Crown VR (Victoria Regina), ‘Tower’ (Enfield) and dated ‘1854’. Its 20" barrel (36” overall) has a clean rifled bore. It has a fixed rear sight and fore sight. It has an under barrel captive steel ramrod, nipple protector with brass chain, steel saddle bar & ring. The steel of this carbine has been polished to a bright finish which was common practice for some Regiments. The weapon cocks & dry fires perfectly. The price includes UK delivery. NB As an antique percussion Carbine no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as part of a collection or display. Sn 18764

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