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British Gunmakers

Historical Data on the Birmingham, Scottish and Regional Gun Trade in the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries

by Nigel S. Brown

  • 88 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Quiller Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Small firearms, guns & other equipment,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Firearms And Gunsmithing,
  • Antiques & Collectibles,
  • Antiques/Collectibles,
  • Sports,
  • Shooting,
  • Firearms & Weapons,
  • Great Britain,
  • Gunsmithing,
  • Gunsmiths,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages459
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8770293M
    ISBN 101904057500
    ISBN 109781904057505

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    Chemical Lane, Bldg. B Huntington Beach, CA T: () F: () [email protected] British Gunmakers Volume Three - Nigel Brown Volume Three of this beautifully produced and comprehensive series enlarges on the factual information set out in Volume One and Volume Two. It also includes unique record research on around one hundred and twenty additional Birmingham, Scottish and regional gunmaking firms and over seventy.

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The final volume of the British Gunmakers series compiles the records of old and new gunmakers and expands the factual information highlighted in the first two volumes. It is illustrated throughout and offers new research on records of an additional British Gunmakers book and British Gunmakers book gunmaking firms, particularly from Birmingham and London/5(9).

British Gunmakers: Volume Two - Birmingham, Scotland & the Regions Hardcover – November 3, by Nigel Brown (Author) out of 5 stars 12 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle "Please retry" $ — — /5(12). Not only does Volume 3 enlarge on such factual information set out in Volumes 1 and 2 but it also includes unique record research on around additional Birmingham, Scottish and regional gunmaking firms and over seventy additional London ones, quite apart from updating many existing records in both volumes.

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The book contains an alphabetical listing of the businesses and individuals with their dates and addresses. Separate listings identify the brand names used by them and the patents they registered along with additional information on proo This all-new volume sets out the history of London gunmakers and specialist trade workers through the 5/5.

Read "British Gunmakers Volume Two - BIRMINGHAM, SCOTLAND AND THE REGIONS" by Nigel Brown available from Rakuten Kobo. With this book, read in conjunction with Volume One, the reader or scholar would be able to track down the history and likely age of practically any shotgun or rifle made by the gunmakers of England, Scotland and Wales.

One of the most important aspects of the British Gunmakers series of books has been the compilation of the past and existing records of the many gunmaking firms and the setting down of the historical facts known about them before they get lost in the mists of time.

No such collection, just like a cartridge collection, can ever be complete but this volume in conjunction with the first two is. Reviews for British Gunmakers of the 21st Century The book is illustrated with wonderful colour photographs of these beautiful creations. If my fairy godmother was to invite me to choose my favourite, it would have to be the WW Greener Viking gun, whose decoration is a masterful fusion of medieval and contemporary images of these enigmatic.

My new book, British gunmakers of the 21st century, is designed to show the superb quality and designs on offer from the British gun trade today. ATKIN GRANT & LANG. Atkin Grant & Lang is the amalgamation of three famous old established London gunmakers.

InStephen Grant and Joseph Lang went into partnership and in they were joined. The following information comes from The Book of the Pistol and Revolver by Hugh B.

Book of the Pistol and Revolver is also available to purchase in print. List of Some British Gunmakers. This list is compiled from various sources, such as Directories, Patent Records, books, etc., and gives merely the date at which a certain maker was at work.

The book gives notes on the history of the companies, pricing information and contact details; Beautiful photography of rifles and shotguns from each manufacturer; Signed by the Author; In the nineteenth century there was thousands of British gunmakers plying their trade the length and breadth of the land building all qualities of gun and rifle.

Buy British Gunmakers: London v. 1: Volume One - London illustrated edition by Nigel Brown (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Reviews: G Cond, No Dustcover.

Listing all British gunmakers from to the present. This is Geoffrey Boothroyd's very useful directory of gunmakers. The book grew out of information exchanged between Boothroyd and his readers (at a rate of 60 letters a month) during his.

These documents are studies of British gunmakers and the gun trade. Included is a list of English and Welsh provincial gunsmiths and gunmakers from to   Buy British Gunmakers: Birmingham, Scotland and the Regions v.

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ATKIN GRANT & LANG. Atkin Grant & Lang is the amalgamation of three famous old established London gun-makers. InStephen Grant and Joseph Lang went into partnership and in they were joined.

In his book, Jeremy Musson offers a telling anecdote of London’s gunmakers’ predicament. “In the mid Fifties the British gun industry was not thriving as it had, and Mr Lyell (who ran Westley Richards at the time) recalled meeting Roy Robson, the chairman of Grant & Lang, in Piccadilly and asking him how trade was.

BRITISH GUNMAKERS-Volume One London by Nigel Brown. London, pp, color and b&w photos, x12, hardcover, dj ISBN: For two hundred years, the gunmakers of London have enjoyed a worldwide reputation for the quality and reliability of their products.

The British Shotgun, Volume 2: follows on from Volume 1 with the history and innovation of 60 Birmingham, Scottish and regional gunmakers. The British Shotgun Volume 3: completes the triumvirate, covering the innovation and craftmanship of the British gun trade extending to the introduction of the over/under and single trigger.

British Gunmakers: Their Trade Cards, Cases and Equipment Neal, W. Keith and D.H.L. Back. UK: Compton Press, Hardcover, pages, b&w photos. Most British gunmakers between and possessed a trade card with the result that they provide a natural chronology of the trade, as well as being in themselves an example of the Seller Rating: % positive.

British Country Sports in conjunction with Quiller Publishing are offering a copy of British Gunmakers of the 21st Century - a fantastic coffee table book written by respected British firearms authority Donald Dallas in association with Holts Auctioneers - as our last book giveaway prize for To have a chance of winning, you need only to correctly answer the following question: What.Includes an alphabetical list of all gunmakers and related trades, with dates, addresses and changes of name, together with 48 individual business histories.

Volume 2 is an entirely new work. "Individual histories of 60 British gunmakers and related businesses. British gunmakers' records & .English and Welsh Gunsmiths and Gunmakers, – RPL 1 A List of English and Welsh Provincial Gunsmiths and Gunmakers from to by Brian Godwin The following pages contain a list of English and Welsh gunsmiths and gunmakers .