Object Title

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .300/.280 in

Centrefire rifle cartridge - .300/.280 in

Date

1951

Object Number

XX.4234

Provenance

Leslie Thurston collection, purchased 22/07/1997.

Physical Description

A bottlenecked rimless brass case with a small brass primer and pointed nickel jacketed bullet

Dimensions

BulletDiameter0.28in
CaseLength1.7in
OverallLength2.54in

Calibre

.300/.280 in

Inscriptions and Marks

RG 51 280-30 [Radway Green]

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

J.Huon. Military rifle and m/gun ammunition A.O.Edwards. British Service .303 Ammunition. Kent, 1979.