Royal Small Arms Factory (Enfield) - Range Books

Object Title

Royal Small Arms Factory (Enfield) - Range Books

Royal Small Arms Factory (Enfield) - Range Books

Reference

ENFIELD

Level

Series

Scope and Content

1 |a Notebook entitled 'Enfield Range Book, Record of Experiments, 1857-73' |b Includes regulations to be followed on the use of the ranges as well as the results of experiments carried out on various weapons, 2 |a Notebook entitled 'Range Book No. 2', 1941-42 |b Indexed. Includes experiments on Hispano 20mm; Oerlikon 20mm; .5 inch Colt-Browning; .303; 9mm; Boys .55; .5 Vickers; 7.92mm and .300 inch, 3 |a Notebook entitled 'R.B.3', 1942 |b Indexed. Includes experiments on .5 Browning; Oerlikon; 20mm Hispano; .303; 7.92mm; and 9mm, 4 |a Notebook entitled 'Range Book 4', 1942-43 |b Indexed. Includes experiments on 303; Oerlikon; 45; .5 Vickers; .5; Browning and 9mm, 5 |a Notebook entitled 'Range Book 5', 1943-45 |b Indexed. Includes experiments on .5 Browning; 20mm Hispano; 7.92mm; .5 Vickers; 303; 9mm; .30 carbine (self loading); .300 Browning; .45 Thompson; 15mm; and .55 Boys

Extent

5 volumes

Access Conditions

Open Access

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