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    W.W. Greener .600” Bore Muzzle Loading Sporting / Hunting Rifle With Octagonal Barrel Muzzleloader Rifles
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    £ 1,200

    W.W. Greener .600” Bore Muzzle Loading Sporting / Hunting Rifle With Octagonal Barrel Muzzleloader Rifles

    RiflesMuzzleloaderUsed£ 1,200

    Quality Maker, Victorian C1850 W. Greener Birmingham .600” Bore Muzzle Loading Sporting / Hunting Rifle With Octagonal Barrel. Sn 16883 - 16883

    The famous W.W. (William Wellington) Greener English sporting shotgun and rifle manufacturer was established in 1829 and is still in business, with a fifth generation Greener serving on its board of directors. He produced weapons under the names W. Greener & W.W. Greener. In the mid 1800’s Greener was producing firearms at the St Mary’s Works Birmingham and had Royal appointments with the British Monarchy. This is a sporting rifle by W.Greener. It has an undamaged Walnut stock. The top pf the wrist is inlaid with void shield shaped brass escutcheon. It has a 28” brown wash octagonal barrel . The bore has staining consistent with age and crisp rifling. The rifle measures 45” overall. The action has foliate scrollwork decoration and is crisply marked ‘W. Greener’. The rifle has its original steel ramrod, heavy Dolphin hammer, small brass blade fore sight & brass ‘v’ notch plate rear sight. It has a steel butt plate with extended tang and hinged trap, trigger guard with extended tang and acanthus bud finial all decorated with foliate scroll work. The fore end block is steel and the weapon is fitted with sling swivels. The weapon's loading and firing actions work as they should. The price for this rifle by a prestigious maker includes UK delivery. NB As an antique muzzle loading percussion weapon no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as part of a collection or display. Sn 16883
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    CategoryRifles
    SubcategoryMuzzleloader
    ConditionUsed
    Price£ 1,200
    Sale typeTrade
    MakeW.W. Greener
    Model.600” Bore Muzzle Loading Sporting / Hunting Rifle With Octagonal Barrel
    Manufactured Yearc.1850
    CertificateNo Licence
    Barrel length28 inches
    Overall length45 inches
    Your reference16883
    Gun StatusActivated
    Recommended UsageCollection item

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