English Shotgun Inventory
"ALL SHOTGUNS HAND-SELECTED IN ENGLAND, INSPECTED BY BEST BRITISH GUNSMITHS FOR SAFETY, RELIABILITY AND FUNCTION, THEN IMPORTED."

This page updated January 1st, 2019
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BELGIAN, GUILD, 32 bore round body back action, rebounding hammer gun, 2 1/2", 30" fluid steel barrels made to look like Damascus choked IC/Mod. 14 1/4" light to moderately figured wood to steel butt plate. Action is very tight and retains all its original case colors. 4lbs 14oz.

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$2300

COGSWELL & HARRISON, LONDON, .375 double rifle, BLNE, 25" fitted with one standard sight and two leaf sights. 14 5/8" light to moderately figured wood to horn butt plate. The action is lightly engraved and was re case colored not long ago- this gun too is very clean and tidy. Cased in a vintage canvas case with makers label. Well balance and lively. Completed in 1907 and purchase by RND Smith who served in the British army prior to and during WWI. A certificate of origin from Cogswell and Harrison is included. An extensive history on RND Smith is also provided.

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$8500

GE LEWIS, BIRMINGHAM, 25-20 rook riflle. 24" octagon barrel with a platinum lined leaf sight. 14 1/4" highly figured wood, half pistol with nicely engraved grip cap. Action is an ejector and sports the common side lever opening system. Gun was restored not long ago and in addition to being handsome it is clean and tidy as well.

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$2500

J HUTCHINGS, BIRMINGHAM, .410 rebounding hammergun. 2 1/2", 28" choked Full/Full. 14 3/8" moderately figured wood to checkered butt. Action is tight appears to have lost its colors long ago. Sweet little bugger - 5 1/2 lbs. The gun was rebarreled by Roberts before 1924. The barrel weight is such that the gun balances in front of the hinge pin making it a good swinging little sub gauge.

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$2200

TOMAS BLAND, LONDON, BLE, 2 3/4" proofed at 1200 bar. 30" choked Mod/Full with a flat filed matt rib. 14 1/4" light to moderately figured wood to Silvers style recoil pad. Signed banner and scroll action retains strong original case collors. Top to bottom the gun is exceptionally clean - a fine gun in fine condtion. 7lbs 7 oz.

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$3000

GE LEWIS, BIRMINGHAM, ARIEL, BLE, 2 3/4", 28" IC/Mod - the barrels sport a sexy swamped rib. 14 5/8" highly figured wood, half pistol to black recoil pad. Lovely petite, signed action with Greener style cross bolt third fastener. ARIEL inlayed in gold on the top lever and nice big button on the safety for positive traction when its go time. 6lbs even - What a fine field gun -

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$3300

COGSWELL & HARRISON, LONDON BLE, AVANT TOUT, 2 3/4" proofed at 1 1/4oz. 32" filed matt rib choked Mod/Full. 14 1/4" lightly figured wood to grooved butt. Assisted opening action has gone grey. 7lbs 6oz.

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$1700

ARMY & NAVY, LONDON, 16 bore single barrel, rebounding hammer gun. 30" barrel choked Cyl. 14 1/4" light to moderately figured wood to charcoal blued steel butt plate. Action retains strong case colors and over all the gun is stunning. 5lbs 7oz. Cased in original canvas case.

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$2300

ARMY & NAVY, LONDON, 28 bore, BLE , 2 1/2", 28" choked IC/IMod. 14 5/8" lightly figured wood to black recoil pad. Signed action has gone grey and features a Greener style cross bolt third fastener. Cute little gun and light at 5lbs 6oz.

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$4400

BERETTA, GARDONE, O/U, BLE, AS20-EL, 20 bore, 2 3/4", 26 3/4" matted vent rib choked Mod/IMod. 15" highly figured wood to Silvers recoil pad. Straight grip and slender fit forend make this a superb handling gun. Shallow, scroll engraved, scalloped action. Outstanding balance and feel at 5lb 10oz.

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$6800

GREIFELT & CO., SUHL, Drilling, 16 bore by 8x57 JR. 2 1/2", 24 1/2" Krupp Steel choked Imod/Full with claw mounts. 14 1/2" lightly figured wood to orange recoil pad. The scroll back action features clipped and bolstered fences, positive side toggle safety for the shotgun mechanism and top mounted button push safety for the rifle. The rifle features an adjustable set trigger. The gun has a functional sling for easy carrying in the field. 6lbs 9oz. A sound honest drilling ready for the field.

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$3400

ALEX MARTIN, GLASGOW, SLE, 2 1/2', 28" choked Sk1/Mod. 15" highly figured wood to leather covered pad. A quaility repair has been made to a horn that cracked in the past. Action has gone grey and has wonderful understated Celtic engraving. 6lbs. 12 oz. Clean and tidy overall.

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$5300

D GRAY, INVERNESS, SLE, 2 1/2", 28" choked Cyl/Full, 14 3/4" highly figured wood to brown pig skin leather pad. Action retains much original case colors, third fastener and crisp engraving throughout. Stunning gun through and through - 6 1/2lbs.

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$4700

THOS. BLAND, LONDON, BLE, 2 1/2", 26" sleeved, choked IC/Full. 15" highly figured wood to 1" black butt plate. This finely crafted action features fluted and clipped fences, Westley Richards style top lever, delicate, fine scroll engraving and vignettes of wandering game. Handles quick and light at 6 lbs 5oz.

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$2800

HOLLAND & HOLLAND, LONDON, SLE, Dominion Grade. 2 1/2", 26 1/2" choked Cyl/IC. 14 3/4" well figured wood to orange recoil pad. The Dominion has the lovely rounded body and the elegant long dipped edge lock plates. The locks retain moderate original case colors, great screws and a top lever well to the right of center. Cased in an original Holland case with makers label. Easy to manipulate at 6lbs 1oz.

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$5500

WM EVANS, LONDON, BLE, 2 1/2", 28" choked IC/IC. 14 7/8" highly figured wood to checkered butt. Action retains strong case colors and has the rare hooded fences that creates a stunning effect. The fine engraving creates an elegant air to this fine gun. Nice andl light at 6lbs.v even. Cased in a modern case.

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$3700

J DOUGAL & SON, GLASGOW, BLE, 2 1/2" , 30" choked Cyl/Full. 14" well figured wood to grooved butt. Action retains some original case colors and the action locks up vault tight. Very managable at 6 1/2lbs.

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$2500

R LEACH, OLDHAM, Rebounding Pigeon hammer gun. 2 3/4", 30" choked Sk1/Mod. 14 1/2" lightly figured wood to nice leather recoil pad. Robust action with clipped fences and Greener cross bolt has gone grey. Graham Mackinlay of Scotland has recently tidied up the gun - barrels, checkering and furniture. It is very clean indeed and ready for the field. Cased in a modern canvas case with accoutrements. 7llbs 6oz.

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$3500

CONNETICUT SHOTGUN, USA, O/U 20 bore, Custom A-10, double triggers, 2 3/4", 29" solid rib with assorted choke tubes. 14 3/4" well figured wood to black recoil pad. Grayed action has floral bouquets finely engraved throughout. 6lbs 9oz. Housed in original aluminum case with canvas jacket.

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$7500

BENELLI, ITALY, O/U 828 U, 28 1/2" with assorted choke tubes. 14 5/8" moderately figured wood to the typical Progressive Comfort recoil pad found on the 828. Action is sleek and black. Exceptionally light at 6 1/4lbs. Cased in original case.

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$1700

WINCHESTER, USA, Model 21, 2 3/4", 26" choked Sk1/Sk2, 14 1/2" highly figured wood to classic white line Pachmayr pad. Action shows some signs of wear to blacking along edges and features a single selective trigger. 7 1/4lbs.

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$4300

RIZZINI, ITALY, O/U, Round body EL Game, 3", 29" with assorted choke tubes and solid rib. 15 1/4" highly figured wood to black recoil pad. Acton retains all its original case colors and has full coverage banner and scroll engraving. 7lbs - in its original case.

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$4500

WINCHESTER, USA, 16 Bore Model 21, 2 3/4" 28" choked IC/Mod. 14 1/2" highly figured wood to checkered butt - also has checkered side panels. Blacking at 99% and overall the gun is very clean and tidy. 7lbs.

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$7500

LC SMITH, USA, SLNE, 2 3/4", 30" Choked Full/Full. 14 3/8" lightly figured wood to horn butt plate. Action retains moderate to strong case colors and there is no crackig behind the locks. 7 3/4lbs - would make a great fowler.

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$1200

LC SMITH, USA, 20 Bore, Field Grade, 2 3/4", 28" choked Full/Extra Full. 14" lightly figured wood to horn butt plate. Action retains nearly all its original case colors and the screws are in excellent condition. 6lbs. a good clean Elsie.

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$2800

HOLLAND & HOLLAND, LONDON, SLE, Dominion, 2 1/2", 28" choked IC/Mod. 14 1/2" well figured with excellent fiddle back grain to black butt plate. Sleek action retains traces of case coloring and the engraving typifies that of the Dominion grade. Wonderfully balanced as a Holland should be and is a delight to swing. 6lbs 7oz. Cased in a modern canvas case.

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$6900

J BEATTIE, LONDON, 12 bore, Single barrel hammer gun. 2 1/2", 27 1/2", nitro proved Damascus, choked SK1. 13 3/4" lightly figured wood to Silvers recoil pad. This rebounding hammer gun features a graceful sweeping sidelever. Ethereal at 5lbs 2oz.

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$1600

WB BARRATT, BURTON-ON-TRENT, 16 bore, Single barrel hammer gun. Unchoked 30" nitro proved Damascus. 13 3/4" highly figured wood to heel and toe caps. This little rebounding hammer gun has a carved fence, uniquely carved forend tip with Deeley Edge release and Jones rotary underlever. 5lbs 1 oz. Cool.

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$1600

WH POLLARD, LONDON, BLNE, 2 1/2", 28" choked Cyl/IMod. 14 3/8" lightly figured wood to black plate. Action has nice banner and scroll engraving and has gone grey. The barrels and furniture were recently re blacke and the action serviced. 6lbs 12oz. A good honest gun ready for the field.

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$1600

MIDLAND, BIRMINGHAM, BLNE, 2 3/4", Sleeved 28" choked IC/Full. 14 3/8" moderately figured wood to horn butt plate. Action has gone grey and sports a Greener style cross bolt third fastener. 6lbs 13oz. A sturdy field gun.

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$2400

CHAS SMITH, NEWARK, SLE, 2 3/4", 28" sleeved, choked Mod/Full. 14 14" moderately figured wood to black grooved plate. This back action retains weak case colors, has clean well timed screws and features a proud button on its safety slider sure to provide a clean purchase in the heat of the moment. 6lbs 10oz.

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$3100

JB CLABROUGH BLNE, 2 1/2", 28" choked IC/Mod with flat filed game rib. 14 3/8" well figured wood to original Clabrough butt plate. Action retains strong original case colors and features a Greener style cross bolt third fastener. Vignettes of wandering game birds abound on this handsomely engraved action. 6lbs 10oz. Clean and tidy.

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$1950

BOZARD, LONDON, SLE, 2 3/4", 30", 2007 Nitro proved Damascus choked IC/Mod. 14 3/4" moderately figured wood to brown leather covered pad. This back action sidelock has strong case colors and its furniture is handsome having been recently re blued. 6lbs 8oz. Overall the gun is very clean and has been recently serviced.

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$3250

AYA, SPAIN, Model 53, 2 3/4", 28" choked Sk1/Mod. 14 5/8" moderately figured wood to checkered butt. Action retains strong original case colors, has hand detachable locks, articulated front trigger, disc set strikers. Action is tight with top lever to the right of center. 6 lbs 14oz.

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$3600

PARKER, USA, VH, 3" MAGNUM, No. 2 frame, 30" choked Full/Full with ivory mid sight and front bead. 13 7/8" moderately figured wood to brown recoil pad. Wood has been refinished. Action has lost its case colors. 7lbs 13oz.

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$1800

JOSEF RITTER, WICKWIZ, GERMANY, 16 Bore, BLE, 27" Krupp steel, choked Sk1/Sk2. 14 3/4" highly figured wood to orange Silvers style pad. Half pistol horn grip cap, fine checkering and crisp edges on both side panels and cheek piece adorn this near flawless stock. The wood overall is just stunning and must be seen to be appreciated. The high grade action retains nearly all its original case colors and features - bolstered and clipped fences, true hidden third fastener, auto safety, horn trigger guard and closes vault tight. Overall the gun is as clean and tidy as you can find - one of the finest German boxlocks to come through the shop. 6lbs 5oz.

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$3300

WINCHESTER, USA, 20 gauge, Model 101, 27 1/2" choked Sk/Sk. 14 1/8" lightly figured wood. Action retains nearly all original blacking and the gun overall is in excellent condition. 6lbs 11oz.

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$1600

MERKEL, SUHL, 47 E, 2 3/4", 28" choked IC/Mod. 14 1/4" lightly figured wood to black recoil pad. Scroll back action continues to sport nearly all of its original case colors and features single selective trigger, cocking indicators, reinforced head, clipped fences and Greener style cross bolt third fastener. She sports a ding on the right side of the stock and the gun weighs 6 3/4lbs.

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$2850

CASHMORE, BIRMINGHAM, BLE, 2 1/2", 28" nitro proved Damascus choked IC/Sk2. 14 3/4" highly figured wood to a handsome Silvers pad. Top drawer action has traces of case colors, beaded and carved floral fences, hidden third fastener and the venerable intercepting sears. The engraving is crisp throughout, screws are nitre blued, timed and exceptionally clean. Well balanced and light at 6lbs 6oz.

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$3850

WC SCOTT, BIRMINGHAM, 10 bore, SLNE, 30" nitro proved Damascus choked IMod/Full. 14 3/4" highly figured wood includes a 1" wood extension. Classic lamb chop Scott sidelock with crystal cocking indicator ports, gilded hammers and patented Scott block safety. Action is tight and ready for the duck/goose blind. Must be held to be appreciated. Handsome, ready to perform in the field and round out that quiver. 9lbs 4oz.

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$4900

MIDLAND, B'HAM, SLNE, 2 3/4", 30" choked IC/Full. 14 1/4" highly figured wood to horn butt plate. This back action sidelock has held onto some of its original case colors locks up tight and will make a great field gun. A great entry level sidelock. 6lbs 13oz.

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$2300

HENRY ATKIN, LONDON, 28 bore, BLE, 2 3/4", 27" choked IC/Mod. 14 3/4" highly figured wood to Silvers pad. This signed action has gone grey and has modest border engraving. Easy to carry with elegant lines this will make the quintessential Quail or Hun gun. 5lbs 4oz.

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$5900

WILLIAM POWELL, B'HAM, 20 bore single barrel non-ejector. 2 1/2", 27 1/2" choked Mod. 13 1/8" moderate to highly figured wood to checkered butt. Action retains moderate case colors and is border engraved. A whisper at 4lbs 3oz.

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$1900

W RICHARDS, B'HAM, BLNE, 3", 30" choked Full/Full. 14 1/4" mildly figured wood with good fiddle grain. Traces of case color on this big boy action that supports a hefty set of barrels ready for the field or course. 7lbs 10oz.

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$2800

WILKINSON, LONDON, BLE, No. 2 of a pair. 2 3/4" sleeved, 28" choked IC/IMod. 14 3/8" light to moderately figured wood to horn butt plate. Action retains moderate case colors and is beautifully engraved with fine delicate scroll and floral bouquets. 6lbs 7oz. Very clean and tidy indeed.

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$2100

FOX, STERLINGWORTH, 16 bore, BLNE, 2 3/4", 28" choked Cyl/Full. 14 1/2" lightly figured wood to black recoil pad. Action retains moderate case colors. Gun is clean and tidy overall. 6lbs 7oz.

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$2400

MARLIN, LC SMITH, 20 bore, 26" choked Sk2/IMod. 14 3/8" lightly figured wood to black recoil pad. Single trigger, sideplated action retains all of its original case colors and overall the gun has seen very little use. 6lbs 6oz. As new.

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$1100

HUGLU, TURKEY, 16 bore, 26" choked Sk2/Mod. 14 7/8" lightly figured wood to brown clays recoil pad. Blacked, sideplated single trigger action shows little sign of use and features clipped fences and a Greener style cross bolt third fastener. 6lbs 14oz.

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$1100

BROWNING, BELGIUM, 20 bore, Superposed Lightning, 2 3/4", 26" choked IC/Mod. 14 1/4" lightly figured wood to black Browning recoil plate. Action locks up tight and the top lever remains right of center. 6lbs even.

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$1700

E WILSON, NORWICH, SLE, 2 1/2", 30" sleeved, choked IC/Full. 15 1/4" highly figured wood to black butt plate. Bar action sidelock, stocked to the fences and beautifully engraved. 7lbs 6oz. A fine clays or pheasant gun.

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$2900

GREENER, LONDON, BLNE, 2 3/4", choked Cyl/Full. 14 1/4" lightly figured wood to orange recoil pad. Action case colors renewed, simple signed action. Side safety and classic Greener cross bolt. 6lbs 15oz.

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$1900

W RICHARDS, LIVERPOOL, BLE, 2 1/2", 28" choked Cyl/Imod. 14 5/8" lightly figured wood to black leather covered pad. Moderate case colors adorn this scroll backed action with carved, ribanded fences, and is nicely engraved in fine scroll work. Very well balanced and light at 6lbs 5oz.

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$2800

FOX, USA, CE with XE stock and forend, #28915, BLE, 2 3/4", 28" choked Full/Full. Re-barreld at some point possibly by Fox or Savage. 14 1/8" highly figured wood to black butt plate. Strong orginial case colors and sharp engraving. 7lb 5oz. A beautiful clean gun.

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$7000

LC Smith, USA, Specialty Grade, SLE, 2 3/4", 32" ventilated rib, ivory bead, choked Mod/Full. Straight stocked 14" well figured wood including recoil pad, broad low profile forend. Action retains strong original case colors, single selective trigger. 8lbs 2oz. Rare LC.

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$4500

ITHACA, USA, Flues 2 3/4", 32" choked Full/Full. 14" moderately figured wood to original butt plate. Action retains strong original case colors. Guns sits in original condition and appears to have been fired very little. 7lbs.

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$1100

WJ JEFFERY, LONDON, BLE, 2 1/2", 28" choked Cyl/Full. 14 1/4" moderately figured to smooth butt. The action sports fine banner and scroll engraving as you would expect from this fine maker and retains much original case coloring. The action cleverly hides a cross bolt third fastener as well. Provides a comfortable feel in the hands at 6 lbs 6 oz.

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$2400

CHAPUIS ARMES, FRANCE, Factory New Safari Express rifle - African PH 2, .470 cal. BLE, 23 1/2" with quarter rib ready for scope mounts. Regulated with Federal ammunition and includes actual targets used during regulation at 50m using open sights. 15 3/8" palm swell, pistol grip stock in highly figured walnut with German cheekpiece design - no shadow underline to old English style recoil pad. Sculpted receiver hand engraved featuring half deep fence floral decor with Cape Buffalo head engraved on bottom plate also includes long trigger guard and steel engraved grip cap. Includes sling swivels. Just under 11lbs. Yet another high quality, cased, Chapuis double rifle.

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