Object Title

Centrefire bolt-action magazine rifle - Lee-Enfield Mk. III

Centrefire bolt-action magazine rifle - Lee-Enfield Mk. III

Date

1916

Object Number

XII.9291

Provenance

Transferred from COD Weedon, 1925. (1927 list no.45)

Physical Description

Without cut-off. Short magazine Lee Enfield III* with attached grenade launching cup.

Dimensions

BarrelLength25.39inches
BarrelLength645mm
OverallLength1134mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number 4058

Calibre

0.3 in

Inscriptions and Marks

Barrel: proof and U4058 and crown over D8 above Ebutt: crowned GR ENFIELD 1916 Sht LE IIIgrenade cup: S and D in a diamond for 2 half inch grenade No.1 Mk.1

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

Paragraph 17622 of the List of Changes refers.
For Discharger; paragraph 19457 refers.