Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - Joslyn Patent

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - Joslyn Patent

Date

1864

Object Number

XII.2011

Provenance

Transferred from COD Weedon in 1925 (1927 list no.366) Originally item No. 192 transferred from Enfield to Tower in 1891

Physical Description

Lockplate marked Enfield, 1864

Dimensions

BarrelLength38.74inches
BarrelLength984mm
OverallLength1368mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number none visible

Calibre

0.59 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

For the breechloading trials of 1866