Object Title

Pinfire breech-loading shotgun - By William Powell and Son

Pinfire breech-loading shotgun - By William Powell and Son

Date

1867

Object Number

XII.1438

Provenance

Transferred via Amnesty 1946 from COD Weedon. (Weedon being the central collection point for all Police forces and surrendered weapons.) Authority for tranfer and issue is under War Office file no. BM/306/46/J.MF.57/SA/, delivered February 1948. List no.655.

Dimensions

Weight: 11 lb 1 oz

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 3858

Calibre

6 bore

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Completed in 1867 for Captain G.H. Gregg and was classified as a Duck gun.