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

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WM EVANS, LONDON, 16 bore, BLE, 2 3/4", 28" choked Mod/Full. 15 1/8" lightly figured wood to black recoil plate. Highly engraved action retains strong original case collors and is No. 2 of a pair. 6lbs 3oz. Nests comfortably in its original case with makers lable.

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$3800

GE LEWIS, BIRMINGHAM, 16ga, Sidelock rebounding hammer gun. c. 1888. 2 1/2", 30" modern nitro proved barrels choked Sk1/IMod. 14 1/2" highly figured wood to original horn butt plate. Action retains moderated to strong original case colors and has lovely fine scroll and banner engraving. 6lbs 1oz. A clean and tidy vintage hammer gun.

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$3900

PLAYFAIR, ABERDEEN, BLE, 2 1/2", 28" choked IC/Full. 14 1/2" moderately figured wood - includes a 1/2" wood extension. Action retains traces of case colors and features beaded fences, hidden third fastener and disc set strikers. Light and well balanced 6 1/4lbs.

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$1650

CHAS. LANCASTER, LONDON, BLE, 2 1/2" nitro proofed Damascus recently re browned. 30" choked Sk1/Mod. 14 5/8" highly figured wood to checkered butt. Action is brushed bright with sharp fine scrolll engraving and beaded fences. The action is unique and sought after in the Lancaster circles - the famous Beesley patent #425 spring cocker. Overall the gun has been restored and is very clean and tidy. 6 1/2lbs and well ballanced, cased in a modern canvas case.

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$2800

THOS. BLAND, LONDON, "The Brent", BLNE, 2 3/4" proofed at 1200 bar, 30" filed rib choked Imod/Full. 14 5/8" lightly figured wood to grooved butt. This robust action retains strong original case colors and is reinforced with a barrel extension third fastener. A great fowler, pheasant and clays gun in excellent condition. 7lbs 4oz. When this gun finds itself in the field, it is the long arm of the law.

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$2300

DANIEL FRASER, EDINBURGH, Round body, back action, rebounding hammer gun. c.1887. 2 1/2", 29" early steel barrels choked Cyl/Full - modern nitro proof marks. 15" highly figured wood to black leather covered pad. Action has been faithfully re case colored and modestly boarder engraved. Exceptional balance and handling characteristics 6lbs 5oz. Fraser made no more than 2500 guns total and the majority of them where single shot rifles.

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$2900

W RICHARDS, LIVERPOOL, BLE, 2 1/2" 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

BELGIAN GUILD, BELGUIM, 20ga, BLNE 2 3/4", 27" choked Sk1/Imod. 14" lightly figured wood with sling swivels to horn butt plate. Action retains moderate to strong case colors and features clipped fences and Greener style cross bolt. A fine little field gun at 5lbs 7oz.

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$1750

AMERICAN ARMS, SPANISH IMPORT, 28GA, SLE, 2 3/4", 26" choked IC/Mod. 14 3/8" light to moderately figured wood. Hand detachable sidelock with strong case colors, disc set strikers, and single non-selective trigger. 6lbs 4oz.

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$1100

WINCHESTER, USA, Model 21, two barreled set. 3", 30", 20ga and 2 3/4", 29", 28ga barrels. Both with assorted choke tubes. 14 3/8" highly figured upgraded wood to black Winchester butt plate. Action features #1 engraving style and double triggers. 28ga weighs 6lb 12oz, 20ga weighs 6lbs 13oz. Cased in original oak and leather case with label and accessories.

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$14500

JJ LANGLEY, LUTTON, SLE, 2 3/4", Barrels by Aubrey Lewis of Lutton. 30" Churchill style rib, choked IC/Mod. 14 3/4" highly figured wood with thin black leather covered recoil pad. Beautiful rounded action with lovely scroll engraving. 6lbs 12oz. A fine provincial gun.

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$7000

LC SMITH, USA, 20 gauge, SLNE, Field Grade, 2 3/4", 28" choked Sk2/IMod. 14 5/8" light to moderately figured wood to brown recoil pad. This gun has been completely refurbished by Freddy Bruner of Escondido, CA. The gun is very tidy and light. 5 3/4lbs.

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$3400

LC SMITH, USA, 16 gauge, Field Grade, 2 1/2", 28" choked Sk2/Mod. 15" lightly figured wood to ventilated recoil pad. Action retains moderate to strong case colors throughout, toplever to the right of center and locks up tight. 6lbs 12oz.

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$2400

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

CHURCHILL, LONDON, BLE, XXV "Feather Weight". 2 1/2", 25" choked IC/Mod. 14 3/4" well figured wood to checkered butt. Lop includes a 2" wood extension. Action has traces of case colors and has the most beautiful full coverage scroll and banner engraving. XXV in gold and Feather Weight engraved on a stunning bottom plate. A diminutive forend and trigger guard alert the beholder that there is no mistaking the model. Cased in its original case. 5lbs 5oz. - incredible.

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$5500

H GROVE, 2 1/2", BIRMINGHAM, BLE, 2 1/2", 28" choked Sk1/Full, 14 1/2" well figured wood to Silvers pad. Diminutive, scroll back action, strong original case colors and outstanding game scene engraving. A gold no. 2 adorns both the top lever and rib and H. Grove in gold is inlayed across the top of the toplever. A wisper in the hands a 6lbs.

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$4500

JW TOLLEY, BIRMINGHAM, BLE, 2", 28" choked IC/Full, 14 3/4" lightly figured wood including 1 1/2" wood extension. Lovely scoll back action with fine scroll and banner engraving. Add Southgate ejectors into the mix and you have a fine handling wand at 5lbs 9oz.

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$4500

WEBLEY SCOTT, BIRMINGHAM, BLE, 2 3/4", 28" choked Sk2, Full. 14 1/4" lightly figured wood to grooved butt. Action retains stong original colors, locks up tight and features well timed Southgate ejectors. A good field gun at 6lbs 4oz.

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$2100

MIDLAND, B'HAM, BLNE, 3", 32" choked Mod/Full. 14 3/4" lightly figured wood to black recoil pad. Robust action, boarder engraved with Greener style cross bolt third fastener. 7lbs 13oz.

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$2800

ROBERT JONES, LIVERPOOL, BLNE, 2 1/2" 28" seamlessly sleeved, choked Mod/Full, 14 1/4" highly figured wood with dropped checkered sidepanels and drop points. Scrolled back action has gone grey and features beaded fences and dolls head. 6lbs 3oz.

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$1850

LUXUS RIFLE CO., USA .375 H&H, 26 1/2" single shot, breech opening rifle. Ser#L294 in imaculate condition. 14 1/2" highly figured wood with good fiddle back to black recoil pad. Snap action retains all original case colors, crisp trigger and weighs in at 8lbs 14oz. A tac driver with 300gr bullet at 2400fps. As new. Other barrels/calibers are available from the manufacturer.

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$6000

LC SMITH, USA, 10 bore, 3", 32" Damanscus choked Mod/Full. Bores are clean and pattern is still obvious. 14 1/4" lightly figured wood to original butt plate - wood too is very clean overall. Action has modest engraving, retains traces of original case color and is tight. Superb turkey or fowling piece. 10 3/4lbs

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$1650

PARKER BROS., USA, VH, 2 3/4", 30" choked Full/Full. 14 1/4" lightly figured wood to Old English recoil pad. Action re-case colored not long ago, screws clean and tidy with light pitting on breech end of barrels. Gun was overhauled not long ago and is very clean and tidy. 7lbs 8oz.

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$2000

LEECH & SON, CHELMSFORD, BLE, 2 1/2", 28" choked Cyl/Full. 14 3/8" moderately figured wood to horn butt plate and it is worth noting the diamond wrist on this well made stock. Action retains strong original case colors, fine scroll engraving, true hidden third fastener and Southgate ejectors. 6lbs 11oz. A quality boxlock.

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$2500

J. CROCKART & SON, BLAIRGOWRIE, BLE, 2 1/2", 30" choked Cyl/Full, 14 3/8" moderately figured wood to horn butt plate. Actiion retains nearly all its original case color and is beautifullly engraved. The overall condition of the the gun is excellent. 6lbs 11oz. Handsome -

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$3000

E, ANSON, BIRMINGHAM, BLE, 2 1/2", 28" choked Cyl/Full, 14 3/4" light to moderately figured wood to checkered butt. Action retains strong original case colors and uses Southgate ejectors. Nice lightweight field gun at 6lbs 4oz.

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$2650

B. HALLIDAY, LONDON, BLE, 2 3/4", 25" choked Sk2/Mod with Churchill style rib. 14 7/8" moderately figured wood with nice fiddle grain and classic Silivers pad. Beautiful action retains strong original case colors, beaded fences and crisp banner and scroll engraving. This is a very quick gun at 6lbs 6oz.

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$2750

WJ JEFFERY, LONDON, 2", BLE, 26" choked Cyl/Sk1 - gold inlay "For 2" Case Only" on rib. 14 1/2" lightly figured wood to grooved butt. Scroll backed action has gone grey, modestly engraved with boarder and banner engraving. A quick 12 bore at 5lbs 10oz. - cased.

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$4550

WW GREENER, LONDON, BLE, 2 3/4", 30" choked Mod/Full. 15 1/8" highly figured wood to black recoil pad. Action retains virtually all its original case colors, features the classic Greener style side safety and third fastener cross bolt. 7 1/2lbs. The quintessential English clays and duck gun.

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$3200

GE LEWIS, BIRMINGHAM, BLE, 2 1/2", light weight "Ariel" model. 28" choked Sk1/Mod. 14 1/8" well figured wood to checkered butt. Lovely, full coverage scroll and banner engraving. Bolstered and beaded fences, true hidden third fastener and "The Ariel" gold inlay in top lever. This fine and rare 12 bore smiles coolly at the scale when it reveals 5lb 9oz.

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$5500

CG BONEHILL, BIRMINGHAM, 16 Bore, BLNE, 2 3/4", 30" choked Cyl/IMod. 14 1/4" half pistol, moderately figured wood to original horn butt plate. Modest border engraving on an action with a Greener style third fastener. 6 1/4lbs, a nice long 16.

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$1900

ZANOTTI, ITALY, 20 Bore, BLE, 3", 26" choked Mod/Full. 14 1/2" moderate to well figured wood to checkered butt. Scroll back and bolstered fence action retains nearly all its original case colors. Fine checkering and a single non selective trigger round out this fine handling piece. 5 1/2lbs.

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$5800

WINCHESTER, USA, Mod 21 ser#856 , BLE, 2 3/4", 28" assorted thin wall choke tubes. 14" lightly figured wood to original black butt plate. Two triggered action reblacked not long ago, action tight with top lever well to the right. 7lbs 2oz.

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$3975

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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$5200

BERETTA, ITALY, O/U Perennia, 3", 28" with assorted choke tubes. 14 1/2" moderately figured wood with Beretta shock absorbing recoil pad. Coin finished action with single selective trigger. 7lbs 1oz.

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$2700

EDWARD GALE & SON, BIRMINGHAM, BLE, 2 3/4" reproved in 1970. 28" with an assortment of thin wall Briley choke tubes. 14 7/8" re-stocked with a wonderful piece of Juglans regia that came from an un irrigated orchard in California. This is significant because it results in wood that is very dense and tight with good figure and the often elusive fiddle back grain. The action is tight and on face, retains light original case colors and features beaded fences and tasteful scroll engraving. Triggers have been set for a left handed shooter and the gun is cast properly for a southpaw as well. Light weight and nimble at 6lbs 4oz. Engraving on rib has been picked up and blacking of the barresl and furniture was completed not long ago. A well maintained side by side ready for the field.

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$4000

ITHACA, USA, 20 bore, Flues, BLE 2 3/4" 28" choked IMod/IMod. 14 1/8" lightly figured wood. Action retains strong original case colors, in lovely original condition in a rare configuration with the elusive ejectors. 6lbs 6oz.

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$3500

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

GECO, GERMANY 2 3/4", 28" choked IC/Full. 14 5/8" moderately figured wood to black recoil plate. Action retains moderate original case colors and features cocking indicators and Greener style cross bolt third fastener - cheek piece and sling swivels are an added bonus. 6lbs 15oz

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$1750

A ZOLI, GARDONE, ITALY, BLE, 3", 28" with assorted choke tubes, 15" hightly figured wood to black recoil pad. Action blacked with gold lettering, boarder engraving and single selective trigger. 7lbs. 3oz. As new in original case.

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$2750

Wm. FORD, BIRMINGHAM, BLE 2 3/4", 26" choked Sk1/IC. 15" highly figured wood to black recoil pad. Strong case colors, intercepting sears, hidden third fastener and fine scroll engraving firmly plant this boxlock in the quality garden. 6lbs 11oz.

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$3700

LIEGEOISE D'ARMS, BELGIUM, BLE, 2 3/4", 30" choked Sk1 right bore - left bore has an asortment of thin wall Briley choke tubes. 14 3/4" Prince of Wales grip, light to moderately figured wood to black recoil pad. Scroll back action features deeply carved fences, vinettes of wandering game pursued by field dogs and modest gold inlays. This fine firearm is enhanced with sling swivels. 7lbs 5oz.

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$2500

Wm ATKINSON, LANCASTER & KENDAL, BLNE, 2 1/2", 30" choked IC/Full. 14 3/4" moderately to highly figured wood to black recoil pad. Action retains weak to moderate case colors and has an nice patina. 6 3/4lbs a good clean versatile boxlock.

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$2400

BELGIAN GUILD, LEIGE, BLNE, 2 1/2", 30" flat filed matte rib choked Mod/Full. 14 1/4" lightly figured wood to grooved butt. Bolstered action has clipped fences, Greener style cross bolt and barrel extension interceptor. Modest engraving with floral engraved fences. 6lbs 10oz. A fine shooter.

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$1400

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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$2650

THOS. EVANS, BIRMINGHAM, 16 bore, BLNE, 28" choked IC/Mod. 14 7/8" moderately figured wood to black recoil pad. Border engraved action retains moderate case colors and features a Greener style cross bolt third fastener. 6 lbs 5oz. A simple clean and tidy boxlock.

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$2800

W ATKINSON & SON, LANCASTER, BLE, 2 1/2", 28" choked Cyl/Sk1. 14 1/2" highly figured wood to checkered wooden butt plate. Action has a lovely grey patina with week to moderate original case colors. 6lbs 6oz. A fine handling field gun.

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$2850

WEBLEY & SCOTT, BIRMINGHAM, BLE, 2 1/2", 28" choked IC/Full. 14 1/2" light to moderately figured wood to checkered butt. Action retains strong case colors and has Southgate ejectors. Light weight at 6lbs 5oz. and very well balanced. A tried and true design ready for the field.

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$2500

MERKEL, SUHL, Model 130, 20 bore, 2 3/4", c.1928, 26" choked IC/Full with lovely breach end engraving. 14 1/4" highly figured wood to Silvers style recoil pad. Half pistol with ebony inlaid drop point diamonds. Top drawer Germanic engraving throughout, sideclips, cocking indicators, sideplates and hidden Greener style cross bolt. 5 1/4 lbs - a glorious whisper in the hands.

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$9000

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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