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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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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$4200

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

WR LEESON, KENT, BLE, 2 3/4", 30" choked Cyl/IC. 15" well figured wood with strong fiddle back grain to traditional Silvers pad. Gold name action in the style of Westley Richards, built on a high quality Webley Screw Grip action with removable disc set strikers and Southgate ejectors. 6lbs 11oz clean and tidy ready for the field.

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$2000

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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$3600

COGSWELL & HARRISON, LONDON, BLE, 2 1/2", 30" choked IC/Mod. 14 3/8" highly figured wood to checkered butt. Assisted opening action retains traces of case colors and is adorned with fine scroll engraving and a hidden Greener style cross bolt. 6lbs 9oz. Clean and tidy - this gun was built around the turn of the century and remain in remarkable condition.

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$2400

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

ARMY NAVY, LONDON, 20 bore, Nitro steel, single barrel hammer gun. 28" choked IMod. 13 3/4" highly figured wood to grooved butt. Round body back action has gone grey. Dainty at 4lbs 1oz.

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$1900

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

WILLIAM EVANS, LONDON, BLE, 2 1/2", 30" choked Sk1/Sk2. 15 1/8" highly figured wood to horn butt plate. Weak to moderate case colors, dolls head extension, Southgate ejectors, and intercepting sears round out this high quality boxlock. 6lbs 10oz. Intercepting sears are found on very few boxlocks -

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$3200

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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$2800

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

GE LEWIS, B'HAM, BLE, 3", 32" choked Full/Fuller, original proof for 1 1/2oz. 14 7/8" moderately figured wood - this includes a 7/8" well matched wood extension. Wood is exceptionally clean with crisp checkering. Action retains nearly all its original case colors, has clipped fences, Greener style cross bolt, game scene engraving with the breech end of the barrels engraved to boot. The proof marks tell us the gun was built between 1904 and 1924 - the gun is incredibly fresh - a rare find indeed. 7lbs 10oz.

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$4200

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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$4950

UGARTACHEA, SPAIN, 16 Bore, BLNE, 2 3/4", 27" choked Sk1/IMod. 15" moderately figured wood to black recoil pad. Coin finished action and double triggers. 6lbs 10oz. Very clean as new.

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$1750

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

WJ JEFFREY, LONDON, 16 Bore, BLE, 28" sleeved choked IC/Full. 15 1/8" moderately figured wood with 1" wood extension. Action has gone grey with soft engraving on the bottom plate and trigger guard. 6lbs even - a good little shooter.

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$1900

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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$7700

PARKER BROS. USA, 10 BORE, G Grade, BLNE, 2 7/8" fine English Damascus, 32" choked Mod/Full. 14 3/4" to Silvers recoil pad. Action has gone grey and closes tight with the forend off. 10lbs. An effective far killer and would serve well in the duck blind or parked up against a tree calling in a turkey.

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$1800

LC Smith, USA, No. 1 Grade, SLNE, 2 3/4", 30" Damascus choked Full and Full. 14 1/4" Lightly figured wood to original LC butt plate. Actlion has delicate scroll engraveing and retains strong original case color. 7 3/4lbs.

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$1300

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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$3000

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 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. A well maintained side by side ready for the field.

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$4500

COGSWELL & HARRISON, LONDON, SLNE, #11689, 2 1/2", 30" modern nitro proved Damascus choked IC/IC. 14 3/4" moderately figured wood to original checkered horn butt plate. Wood overall shows no cracks splits or repairs sitting untouched in original condition. Moderate case color left on the shallow frame, bar action sidelock built on the top lever cocking, Gibbs and Pitt patent. The reverse slide safety reveals the transitional nature of the hammerless gun and demonstrates how the mechanics of a safety had yet to be established. Cased in in its oak and leather case with makers label. 6lbs 10oz. Fully functional and ready to once again to enter the field where it belongs. This guns is forever represented in Cogswell and Harrison's book and can be found on plate 4.

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$3290

THOMAS WILD, B'HAM, BLNE, 2 1/2", 30" Choked Sk1/Full. 14 1/4" highly figured wood to horn butt plate. Action has gone grey and is adorned with very nice fine scroll engraving and features a concealed cross bolt third fastener. Screws are well adorned and timed properly. 6lbs 9oz. A great field gun recently stripped and cleaned.

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$2250

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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$2950

COGSWELL & HARRISON, BIRMINGHAM, BLE, 2 3/4", Pigeon gun. 30" with broad flat filed rib choked .032"/.045". 14 3/8" well figured wood to soft Kick-eez recoil pad. Lovely side plate action retains much of its original case colors and features beaded fences, full coverage open scroll engraving, beaded and clipped fences. 7 1/2lbs. Cased in a modern canvas case with makers label. A beautiful gun in outstanding condition.

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$6500

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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$3000

BROWNING, CITORI, O/U, .410, 3", 26" vent rib with 3 invector choke tubes. 14 3/4" moderately figured wood to black recoil plate. Single selective trigger and modest engraving adorn this O/U. 6 1/2lbs.

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$2150

EM REILLY, LONDON, BLE, 2 3/4" sleeved, 28" choked Cyl/Mod. 14 5/8" moderately figured wood to black recoil pad. This Reilly is built on a Westley Richards action and is gun #2 of a pair. The action has gone grey, has London best fine sroll engraving, beaded fences and intercepting sears. 6lbs 14oz.

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$2450

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

Wm FORD, BIRMINGHAM, BLE, 2 1/2", 26" choked Cyl/Full. 14 7/8" moderately figured wood to Silvers recoil pad. The action shows off strong original case colors, raised button safety, sharp engraving and Southgate ejectors. Excellent handling characteristics and easy to carry at 6lbs 5oz.

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$3100

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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$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

BROWNING, BELGIAN, .410 Superposed with custom stock. 26 1/2" choked sk1/sk1. Custom exhibition grade stock 13 5/8" to black clays pad. 6lbs 9oz. Gun is in excellent condition.

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$6200

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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$10000

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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