HuntingNut
HuntingNut
   Login or Register
HomeCommunity ForumsPhoto AlbumsRegister
     
 

User Info

Welcome Anonymous


Membership:
Latest: biggamehunter1967
New Today: 1
New Yesterday: 1
Overall: 12520

People Online:
Members: 0
Visitors: 91
BOT: 3
Total: 94
Who Is Where:
 Visitors:
01: Forums
02: Forums
03: Forums
04: Forums
05: Your Account
06: Your Account
07: Forums
08: Your Account
09: Forums
10: Forums
11: Home
12: Forums
13: Your Account
14: Your Account
15: Your Account
16: Forums
17: Forums
18: Your Account
19: News
20: Your Account
21: Forums
22: Your Account
23: Your Account
24: Forums
25: Your Account
26: Forums
27: Forums
28: Forums
29: Forums
30: Forums
31: Forums
32: Forums
33: Forums
34: News
35: Forums
36: Forums
37: Forums
38: Forums
39: Your Account
40: Forums
41: Forums
42: Forums
43: Forums
44: Forums
45: Your Account
46: Your Account
47: Forums
48: Your Account
49: Forums
50: Forums
51: Forums
52: Your Account
53: Forums
54: Forums
55: Your Account
56: Forums
57: Your Account
58: Your Account
59: Forums
60: Forums
61: Your Account
62: Your Account
63: Forums
64: Your Account
65: Your Account
66: Forums
67: Forums
68: Forums
69: Your Account
70: Your Account
71: Forums
72: Forums
73: Forums
74: Photo Albums
75: Your Account
76: Forums
77: Your Account
78: Forums
79: Your Account
80: Forums
81: Your Account
82: Forums
83: Your Account
84: Forums
85: Forums
86: Your Account
87: Your Account
88: Forums
89: Forums
90: Your Account
91: Photo Albums
  BOT:
01: Photo Albums
02: Forums
03: Forums

Staff Online:

No staff members are online!
 

Coppermine Stats
Photo Albums
 Albums: 304
 Pictures: 2343
  · Views: 313856
  · Votes: 1302
  · Comments: 85
 

Support our Advertisers

Purdey gun
Discussions related to Guns and Firearms

View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message
odino
Rookie Member
Rookie Member


Joined: Sep 20, 2007
Posts: 1

PostPosted: Thu Sep 20, 2007 8:38 am    Post subject: Purdey gun Reply with quote

Hi! Who want to buy the gun of Purdey&Sons?

16-bore Hammerless ejector gun No. 20176

Completed December 1911

Original barrel length: 28 1/2" (724mm)

Original chamber length: 2 1/2" (65mm)

Original chokes: 3/4 & Full

Original stock length: 14 3/8" (365mm)

Original weight: 6 lb 3 oz (2.80 kgs)

In 1914 the gun was bought by a Mr. Denisoff who had an extra pair
of 26" (66cm) barrels made and the gun was possibly fitted with a new
stock.

The weight was increased to 6 lb 5 oz (2.86 kgs) and sling swivels were
fitted to both pairs of barrels.

Price $15 000



readmsg3.jpg
 Description:
foto
 Filesize:  22.14 KB
 Viewed:  1929 Time(s)

readmsg3.jpg

Back to top
View user's profile
Gil Martin
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jan 28, 2005
Posts: 1624
Location: Schnecksville, PA

PostPosted: Thu Sep 20, 2007 4:16 pm    Post subject: Re: Purdey gun Reply with quote

Welcome to the Forum. Nice gun, but too rich for my blood. All the best...
Gil

_________________
Gil
Back to top
View user's profile
Joe Boleo
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Dec 25, 2006
Posts: 427
Location: Pennsylvania

PostPosted: Sat Sep 22, 2007 3:10 pm    Post subject: Re: Purdey gun Reply with quote

I agree with Gil. Take care...
Joe
Back to top
View user's profile
Arizona Hunter
Member
Member


Joined: Jul 22, 2006
Posts: 275

PostPosted: Fri Sep 28, 2007 2:00 pm    Post subject: Re: Purdey gun Reply with quote

Handloader may want that gun! But it's too rich for my working class blood.
Back to top
View user's profile
English Mike
Super Member
Super Member


Joined: Jan 08, 2007
Posts: 1175
Location: Whitehaven, Cumbria, UK

PostPosted: Fri Sep 28, 2007 5:03 pm    Post subject: Re: Purdey gun Reply with quote

The modifications to the gun makes me think it was used for something other than shooting game.
It wouldn't surprise me if it turned out that Mr. Denisoff was a British Army officer & took it to France in 1914.
Young officers of a certain social standing often took their expensive shotguns with them into the trenches during the Great War, until the German snipers started targeting those carrying them: shotgun = officer.
Back to top
View user's profile
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic   Printer Friendly Page    Forum Index » Gun & Firearm Discussions
Page 1 of 1
All times are GMT - 7 Hours



Jump to:  


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


Advertisements
 


Valid CSS! Valid HTML 4.01!
Click to check if this page is realy HTML 4.01 compliant for speed :)

All logos and trademarks in this site are property of HuntingNut.com.
The comments are property of their posters, all the rest © 2011 by HuntingNut.com
Interactive software released under GNU GPL, Code Credits, Privacy Policy

.: Upgraded to DragonFly 9.2 by Dizfunkshunal :.