Object Title

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - Henry's Patent

Centrefire breech-loading rifle - Henry's Patent

Date

1860

Object Number

XII.2030

Provenance

Transferred from COD Weedon in 1925. (1927 list no.365) One of 2 rifles originally transferred from Enfield to Tower in 1891; item No 113. (see also XII.2085)

Dimensions

BarrelLength34.53 inches
BarrelLength877 mm
OverallLength1298 mm

Firearms/Artillery

Serial Number None visible

Calibre

0.46 in

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

For the breechloading trials of 1866.