Webley produced handguns and long guns from to , when the company ceased to manufacture firearms and instead focused on producing air pistols and air rifles. The Webley company was founded in the late 18th century by William Davies, who made bullet moulds. It was taken over in by his son-in-law, Philip Webley, who began producing percussion sporting guns. The manufacture of revolvers, for which the firm became famous, began twenty years later. At that time the company was named P. Webley's revolvers became the official British sidearm in , remaining in British service until
Originally Posted by firestarterUK. You really need to post this it the collectables section and supply the serial number.
Most Webley Mk. Posts 4, A nice book John no doubt but a bit expensive for a guy in his seventies that just wants to know when his gun was made.
May 03, Very odd. The revolver should be marked with one maker and date or the other but NOT both. (That model was made by Enfield post-Great War.) I suspect an Enfield FFR of a Webley made in As usual, pictures may help. Webley & Scott is an arms manufacturer founded in Birmingham, England. Webley produced handguns and long guns from to , when the company ceased to manufacture firearms and instead focused on producing air pistols and air rifles. Mar 24, New to forum, bought a Mk3 Webley under lever air rifle today. Its a in reasonable condition. the serial number stamped on the underside of the cocking lever is I have researched and my guess is this is a really early gun and as they were 1st made in /47 could it be from the 1st year. Can anybody help please?
But thanks for the pointer. Can't - but will have to! Bought myself the Gordon Bruce book on Webley pistols a while back, amazing. So what's the serial number. It's If I'm not mistaken, that's a late Series 4, from around Join Date Jun Location ruthin Posts 1, As Geezer says.
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New to forum, bought a Mk3 Webley under lever air rifle today. Its a. Can anybody help please? According to Thrale's book the Series 1 began and went up to No all having the double pull trigger with tell-tale adjusting screw in the trigger itself and legendary double click on engagement when cocked. Series 2 introduced May Your rifle's stock may give more clues to dating.
Webley & Scott is one of the oldest names in the gun industry with almost two centuries of production of some of the most famous firearms the world has ever seen - the Webely revolver, shotguns, and Webley rifles. Webley was founded in the late 18th century by William Davies who originally made bullet moulds. In the company was taken over by his son-in-law, Philip . The Webley & Scott Archive. Webley & Scott Research. Webley & Scott Research Request Form. #N#THE WEBLEY & SCOTT ARCHIVE - List of Contents: 19 Invoice Ledger Books to A2 - E2 - G2 - K2 - M2 - N2 - O2 - P2 - Q2 - To date a gun they will need the serial number. Webley are unable to give valuations. For further information we suggest the book Webley Revolvers by Gordon Bruce and Christian Reinhart. Webley started producing Air Pistols in and today still produce Air Pistols to the same design principle (see below the Tempest) The early Air Pistols.
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DeejayuuMar 22, Messages: Likes Received: 0 Location: Bromley. Last edited: Mar 23, View attachment View attachment View attachment View attachment View attachment View attachment Sorry about text but I'm getting used to site. Here are pics of my MK3.
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Typical early Series 1 to my bleary eyes. Serial in stock continued to late 50's. The two screws in the trigger are: Adjuster vertical, lock screw horizontal.
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Very desirable rifle. A really nice collectable rifle.
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This topic was modified 10 months ago by Citizen K. Topic Tags. This is a mid-production model.