Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading military carbine - Pattern 1842

Percussion muzzle-loading military carbine - Pattern 1842

Date

1845

Object Number

XII.8933

Physical Description

Barrel with no visible marks. Lock with indistinct LONDON. Butt with no visible marks. Stock damaged from rear ramrod pipe to fore end; no bayonet catch fitted; lacking nipple.

Dimensions

BarrelLength30.5in

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

.75 in

Associations

Places England

Notes

All metal work pitted. Label says Arty. carbine of P42 type by Barnet of London.