Object Title

Percussion muzzle-loading double-barrelled carbine - Tipping and Lawden Patent Constabulary Carbine

Percussion muzzle-loading double-barrelled carbine - Tipping and Lawden Patent Constabulary Carbine

Date

1839

Object Number

XII.2145

Provenance

Old Tower Collection

Dimensions

BarrelLength26.06inches
BarrelLength662mm
OverallLength1070mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.65 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

This is one of the first batch of 250 carbines made to the pattern of Tipping & Lawden as recommended by the Inspector General of Constabulary in Ireland in 1839.