Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .280 in Lancaster Nitro by Kynoch

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .280 in Lancaster Nitro by Kynoch

Date

1900-1930

Object Number

XX.4013

Provenance

Purchased from a private seller 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A rimmed bottlenecked brass case, with a large brass primer. The bullet is a round nosed steel jacketed hollow point

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.287in
CaseLength2.6in
OverallLength3.3in

Calibre

.280 in

Inscriptions and Marks

KYNOCH .280 NITRO

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

F.G.Barnes. Cartridges of the World, 6th Ed.
G.Hoyem. History & Development of Small Arms Ammo. Vol 3.