Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading rook rifle - Tranter Patent

Centrefire breech-loading rook rifle - Tranter Patent

Date

1900

Object Number

XII.8747

Provenance

Transferred through the National Museums Consortium via Amnesty 1988. From Dyfed Police, no.46

Physical Description

Single shot rook rifle. It has a floating firing pin and steeply curved hammer. The unlocking catch is swan necked and mounted on the right side of the receiver

Dimensions

BarrelLength26.93 inches
BarrelLength684 mm
OverallLength1075 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 250

Calibre

0.25 in

Associations

Places Britain