Object Title

Centrefire bolt-action magazine military rifle - Pattern 1914 Mk.I (RE), sealed pattern

Centrefire bolt-action magazine military rifle - Pattern 1914 Mk.I (RE), sealed pattern

Date

about 1916

Object Number

PR.5983

Physical Description

Fully stocked. Receiver, bolt, barrel, trigger and magazine floor plate all blued. Metal butt-plate with trap door. Medallion inset in right side of stock. Safety catch on right side of receiver. Turned down bolt. Blade type front sight, protected with ears. Rear volley sight mounted to left side of receiver, protected with ears. Finger grooves cut into fore stock. 1 barrel band. 3 sling loops. Metal fore end cap with bayonet fitting attachment. Right side of knoxform has a hole drilled in to side.

Dimensions

Barrellength25.2in.
Barrellength640mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 36879

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

+stock, below medallion
left side of knoxform
right side of knoxform
right side of stock
top of knoxform

Associations

Places Britain