Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in by WRA Co

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .303 in by WRA Co

Date

1943

Object Number

XX.4163

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimmed brass case with a ls,all brass primer and pointed copper jacketed bullet

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.3in
CaseLength2.2in
OverallLength3.05in

Calibre

.303 in

Inscriptions and Marks

WRA 1943 .303 [Winchester Repeating Arms]

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

B.A.Temple. .303 British Service Cartridges. Vol 1.
A.O.Edwards. British Service .303 Ammunition. Kent, 1979.