Hammerless Sidelocks

 
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$3000

CONTACT
W. & C. Scott Damascus 10 ga. - Super light and Super condition with beautiful 30" Damascus barrels.........Sale price! Condition,Condition, and C...
Hammerless Sidelocks
10 gauge
2930
41517
Wow, This shotgun is in fantastic condition for being built in 1887. I love the strong Damascus pattern and the 60% or better case hardening on this gun. This matron has not seen a lot of use, almost virginal. I would love to see what kind of patterns this gun would throw. Did I mention how light it is?
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back action

No
Damascus
30"


2 5/8" BP

.023
Cyl.


.032
.032
14"

1 5/8"
2 11/16"
1/8"


7 lbs. 2 oz.
No
 
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$59000

CONTACT
James Purdey #1 of a Pair ~ Extra finish gun ~ Alison Hunt engraved
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3256
28991
This pair of extra finish Purdey's were special ordered to be engraved by Alison Hunt, Daughter of the engraving icon Ken Hunt. Alison apprenticed under her famous father and has gained tremendous respect in the sporting art world of gun makers. A glance and then detailed examination of these guns confirms the high level of her talent.

These guns are stunningly beautiful and priced less than half of the replacement cost while still being in near new condition. We have the matched pair but the owner says if someone wants one sell one and he will keep the other! (To see the number two gun go to our inventory number 3200). These guns are priced each but will sell the pair for a reduced price of $110,000.

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self opening bar action sidelock

Yes
Steel
28 "

2 3/4" NP

.023 light full
.016 Mod


.029
.029
15 1/4" (14 1/4"" wood)

1 1/2"
2 1/4"
5/16"


6 lbs. 13 oz.
Yes
 
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$59000

CONTACT
James Purdey # 2 of a Pair ~ Extra finish guns Alison Hunt engraved
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3200
28992
This pair of extra finish Purdey's were special ordered to be engraved by Alison Hunt, Daughter of the engraving icon Ken Hunt. Alison apprenticed under her famous father and has gained tremendous respect in the sporting art world of gun makers. A glance and then detailed examination of these guns confirms the high level of her talent.

These guns are stunningly beautiful and priced less than half of the replacement cost while still being in near new condition. We have the matched pair but the owner says if someone wants one sell one and he will keep the other! (To see the number two gun go to our inventory number 3256 ). These guns are priced each but can sell the pair for a reduced price of $110,000.

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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
28 "

2 3/4" NP

.011 IC
.004 Quail 1


.029
.029
15 1/4" (14 1/4" wood)

1 7/16"
2 3/16"
1/4"


6 lbs. 13 oz.
Yes
 
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$32000

CONTACT
Holland & Holland Royal Grade self opening matched pair in their makers trunk case ~ A fantastic deal on a pair of proven driven bird guns
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3332
36452
These guns are in wonderful condition showing little use and no abuse. I was told the pair was recently used in driven shooting and they performed perfectly, like clockwork. These are the Holland Royal self-openers and they feature hand detachable locks. This is a fantastic price as I have had single Holland Royal self-opening guns sell for not much less than what we are demanding for the pair. Own a British best pair.
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Self Opening Sidelock

Yes
Steel
28"

2 1/2"

.016 Mod
.009 Mod


.028
.024
15" to checkered butt

1 7/16"
2 5/16"
3/8"


6 lbs. 8.5 oz.
Yes
 
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$32000

CONTACT
Holland & Holland Royal Grade self-opening matched pair in their makers case ~ #1 gun of a stunning pair that have been proven in the field
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3331
36451
These guns are in wonderful condition showing little use and no abuse. I was told the pair was recently used in driven shooting and they performed perfectly, like clockwork. These are the Holland Royal self-openers and they feature hand detachable locks. This is a fantastic price as I have had single Holland Royal self-opening guns sell for not much less than what we are demanding for the pair. Own a British best pair.
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Self Opening Sidelock

Yes
Steel
28"

2 1/2"

.023 full
.007 IC


.029
.024
15"

1 3/8"
2 1/8"
7/16"


6 lbs. 8.5 oz.
Yes
 
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$21500

CONTACT
John Dickson of Edinburgh in its makers case in very original condition
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2889
6974
In its makers case this very original Dickson is an investment but much more. Considered by many to be the pinnacle of design and elegance in a double barrel shotgun. I cannot disagree.
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Trigger plate

Yes
Steel
29"

2 1/2"

.014 light Mod
.008 IC


.023
.022
15 1/4" (14 1/4" original wood)

1 7/16"
2"
1/2"


6 lbs. 7 oz.
Yes
 
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$17600

CONTACT
Beretta S3 EELL three barrel set!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3057
34296

28"= 7 lbs. 5 oz.

26"= 7 lbs. 3 oz.

Proofed in 1968 this high grade Beretta has many high grade features such as hand detachable locks and a pierced top lever. This gun would make a great sporting clays and pheasant gun.

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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
30", 28", 26"

2 3/4" NP

O- 30"=.041 Full, 28"=.039 full, 26"=.020 Mod
U- 30"=.041 full, 28"= .027 full, 26"= .009 IC


O -30"=.031, 28"=.038, 26"= .034
U- 30"=.035, 28"= .040, 26"= .040
14 5/8" (13 5/8" original wood)

1 7/16"
2"
1/4"


7 lbs. 6.5 oz. with
Yes
 
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$15600

CONTACT
James MacNaughton Round action ~ Superior wood! Long LOP!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3123
1844
Built in 1898 (no ffl needed) this is a stunning example of what this fine Edinburgh maker could do with wood and metal. BEST quality scroll engraving and as nice a piece of English walnut that anyone could wish for. Balanced perfectly and with great choking this gun is tight on face and ready for the field. This is an excellent opportunity to own a Scottish BEST round action!
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trigger plate

Yes
Steel
28"

2 1/2" w/ long cone

.020 light full
.006 Skeet 1


.023
.027
15 3/4" with Leather pad ( 14 3/4" wood)

1 9/16"
2 1/8"
5/16"


6 lbs. 14 oz.
No
 
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$15600

CONTACT
P. Beretta S3 EELL sidelock O/U three barrel set in makers case!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3117
26812
This is an outstanding Beretta at an unarguably great price. 1= .027 upper/ .027 lower (chokes) min wall U= .030 L= .035 2= chokes U = .003 skeet L= .005 skeet Min wall U= .031 L= .034
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
29.5" ~ 28" ~ 28"

2 3/4" NP

III ~ Over/29.5"= .040 Extra full
III ~Under/29.5"= .040 Extra full


Over/29.5" = .032
Under/29.5 = .035
14 1/2" (14" original wood)

1 11/16"
1 11/16"
1/4"


7 lbs. 14.5 oz.
Yes
 
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$14900

CONTACT
James MacNaughton Round action ~ A superbly engraved and balanced round action.....
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3176
1833
This is a very original MacNaughton featuring stunning engraving, original barrels with great wall thickness, and gorgeous wood with super dimensions for most. We had this come in at a good price so am passing on the savings and offering this well below the market value for a high condition round action.
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trigger plate round action

Yes
Steel
30"

2 1/2"

.037 full
.003 skeet


.028
.025
14 7/8" over leather pad (13 7/8" original wood)

1 9/16"
2 5/16"
5/16"


7 lbs.
Yes
 
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$12900

CONTACT
James MacNaughton Round action ~I love the wood and engraving on this fine double ~
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3271
1973
This is a super MacNaughton! Note the spell binding wood and excellent stock dimensions. It is very hard to find a true Scottish round action for this kind of price. We got a good deal on it and are passing it on to you.
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trigger plate round action

Yes
Steel
28 "

2 1/2"

.016 Mod
Cyl.


.032
.033
14 5/8" over 5/8" leather pad

1 5/8"
2 3/8"
3/16"


6 lbs. 13 oz.
Yes
 
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$12000

CONTACT
James Woodward outstanding sidelock with stunning wood. Cased!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3225
4962
James Woodward. Wow, one of my favorite gun makers. They made less than seven thousand guns and most of these were made before WWI. Bought out by Purdey during WWII you can still today order a Woodward O/U from James Purdey.

This Woodward has the classic arcaded fences they were renowned for. The wood is spectacular and the tasteful restoration has left the gun in almost new condition.

Note the long length of pull and the modern stock dimensions. This is a gun that you can shoot and enjoy for years to come and pass down to your sons and daughters with pride.

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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
27"

2 3/4" London proof in 1987

.022 light full
.011 IC


.034
.034
15" to original checkered wood butt

1 1/2"
2"
3/16"


6 lbs. 12 oz.
No
 
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$9600

CONTACT
J. Purdey and Sons , sidelock 12 ga.
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2883
20107
It would be hard not to fall in love with the deep chisel leaf fences on this classic Purdey. This gun would make an excellent field gun for those rough conditions or rainy days you do not want to take your collectible grade Purdey or Boss out. The bores are bright but there is some light pitting in places on this gun which allows us to sell this gun at a very attractive price.
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Side lock

Yes
Steel
29"

Nitro Proof 2 1/2"

.022 light full
.010 IC


.019
.022
14 1/2" end of rubber pad, 13 5/8" to end of wood

1 1/2"
2 1/4"
1/4"


6 lbs. 9 oz.
Yes
 
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$8800

CONTACT
William Evans high grade sidelock in fantastic condition in its makers case
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3329
17400
I dated this fine shotgun and was not surprised to find it was built between the wars in 1936. William Evans is still in business; see their web site at https://www.williamevans.com/.

This particular shotgun is in excellent kit, still measuring at its original proofed bore diameters of .729. The beautiful case colors remain easily at 80% and the barrel black over 95% plus. Put this all together with excellent stock dimensions and what appears to be the guns original makers’ case (including rare William Evans vintage snap caps!) and it is plain to see this gun is truly a bargain.

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Sidelock

Yes
Steel
28"

2 1/2"

.018 Mod
.012 IC


.032
.032
14 5/8"

1 1/4"
2 1/16"
5/16"


6 lbs. 10 oz.
Yes
 
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$8200

CONTACT
Robert Jones on action very similar to the Woodard "Automatic" two barrel set!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2914
6781
This is a true Snap action gun just like the ones made famous by Woodward. Very nice quality. Notice the modern high dimensions which would make this a excellent rising bird gun.
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Forward underlever

No
Damascus
30"


2 1/2" both barrels

30"=.012 IC 28"=.007 IC
30"=.011 IC 28"= Cyl.


30"=.025 28"=.025
30"=.027 28"=.026
15 5/8" to engraved heel and toe clips

1 7/16"
2"

3/8"

7lbs. 1oz-=30", 6lbs
No
 
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$8000

CONTACT
MacNaughton Round action - one of the worlds most elegant shotguns ~ White Christmas SALE Price
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2892
2089
This is fabulous gun with sharp engraving, super wood, and the classic Scottish trigger plate round action. The quality level of these guns is outstanding.
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Trigger plate

Yes
Sleeved
28"

2 1/2"

.021 light full
.008 IC


.036
.036
14 1/4" to a checkered butt (could add leather pad to 15 1/8")

1 1/2"
2"
3/8"


6 lbs. 12 oz.
No
 
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$8000

CONTACT
Henry Atkin late of James Purdey London sidelock in its makers case, excellent condition!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3244
1038
Built @ 1899 this little high grade gun is in excellent condition and comes in its makers case.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
27"

2 3/4"

.025 full
.015 Mod


.027
.026
14 1/4" over leather covered pad

1 7/16"
2"
3/8"


6 lbs. 10 oz.
Yes
 
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$8000

CONTACT
James Purdey 12g. !~! This would make an excellent upland Purdey
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3194
14728
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self opening bar action sidelock

Yes
Steel
30"

2 1/2"

.006 skeet 1
.006 Skeet 1


.028
.028
14 3/16" (13 1/4" original wood)

1 1/2"
2"
1/8"


6 lbs. 12 oz.
No
 
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$7900

CONTACT
John Dickson & Son Classic Round action for a super price
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3262
4116
This is very nice little Dickson round action at a price point one seldom sees for one of these fine guns. Built in 1887 when the Dickson round action was gaining in popularity, this gun shows off the classic round action and fine engraving they were capable during that period. Note the very nice wood. The balance is excellent, it feels much lighter than the listed weight due to this great balance.

The sleeving, done and proofed in England, is well done, being very hard to see even on close inspection.

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Yes
Sleeved
27

2 1/2

.017 Mod
.010 IC


.036
.032
14 3/8 ( 14" original wood) Can remove and install a best pad for near 15"

1 5/8
2 1/4
1/4


6 lbs 8 oz
No
 
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$7900

CONTACT
Lang & Hussey stunningly elegant sidelock ~ A cased two barrel set no less ! ~
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3333
13111
Built in 1887 this stunningly beautiful sidelock is in wonderful condition. This gun has been restored to near new condition to the highest of standards.

This shotgun shows near 100% case color and near 100% barrel black and wood finish. The barrel sets are quite versatile in their choke combinations with an open choked set for close in work like for Quail and skeet and the number 2 set with tight chokes for those late season south Dakota roosters or sporting clays.

Note the light weight, 6 lbs. 6 oz!

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Sidelock

Yes
Steel
28"

2 3/4" NP

#1=.005 Skeet, #2=.042 extra full
#1=.005 Skeet, #2=.024 full


#1 = .034 #2=.031
#1= .37 #2=.032
14 7/16" to a checkered butt

1 5/8"
2 5/8"
3/8"


6 lbs. 6 oz.
No
 
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$7800

CONTACT
Charles Lancaster Sidelock with wonderful side lever opening! Nitro Damascus!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2872
4985
Lancaster is a highly respected London maker and this example shows why. Beautiful Damascus and excellent engraving with top notch fit and finish and to add to that it is fitted in its makers case. Side-lever sidelocks are rare and hard to find especially at this price point.
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Sidelock with side opening lever

No
Damascus
30"

2 1/2"

.003 (skeet near cyl.)
.002 (skeet near cyl.)


.021
.025
15" (14 3/8" original wood)

1 3/8"
2 1/16"
3/16"


6 lbs. 4 oz.
No
 
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$7600

CONTACT
Holland & Holland 12g. with fantastic nitro proofed Damascus barrels. Check the pattern! New Price!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2232
6228
Great wood and barrels on this classic. Great new price!
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back action sidelock

No
Damascus
28"

2 3/4" London proof 2012

.031 full
.005 Skeet


.027
.029
14 7/8" Over horn (14 1/4" original wood)

1 9/16"
2 3/16"
5/16"


6 lbs. 14 oz.
No
 
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$7600

CONTACT
Thomas Horsley BEST Sidelock ejector with great wood and the finest engraving....This is the famous "Gunmaker of York"
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3297
3674
Measuring up this fine shotgun I was so intrigued by its qualities and unusual little details that I had to go to my book shelf and pull out my copy of "Thomas Horsley ~ Gunmaker of "York" by David Baker. An hour later I realized I needed to get this gun listed but I have to say I enjoyed every minute reading the fascinating and remarkable history of the Horsley family and about the fine guns they made. There are many little features that make this gun add up ahead of the competition, too many to list here so give me a call and I will describe to you this fair ladies many virtues.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
30"

2 1/2"

.020 light full
Cylinder


.021
.021
15" to checkered butt

1 7/8"
2 1/4"
1/8"


6 lbs. 12 oz.
Yes
 
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$6900

CONTACT
Stephen Grant Best sidelock ejector with all we have come to expect...
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3189
8065
What do you expect from Stephen Grant? I have come to expect balance, highest craftsmanship, crisp trigger pulls and lovely wood. This gun meets all these expectations.

This is a rare opportunity to own a Stephen Grant at a very good price.

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bar action

Yes
Steel
28 "

2 3/4" NP

.023 light full
.010 IC


.027
.034
14 3/8" (14 1/8" original wood)

1 1/2"
2 1/16"
3/8"


6 lbs. 12 oz.
Yes
 
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$6900

CONTACT
Auguste Francotte & Cie - A true Francotte sidelock with 2 3/4" proofs!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2882
341038
A high grade sidelock with exquisite and classic rose and scroll engraving complemented with a dark fiddle back English walnut butt stock. Francotte built relatively few true sidelocks.
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Side lock

Yes
Steel
27"

Nitro Proof 70 mm (2 3/4")

.038
.010


.028
.019
14 1/4" to end of rubber pad, 13 1/4" end of wood

1 1/4"
2 1/4"
3/8"


6 lbs. 9 oz.
Yes
 
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$6900

CONTACT
John Blanch Sidelever with super engraving! New Super price!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2596
5449
Outstanding engraving and sidelever on this classic. The original makers case while rather tatty on the outside is really a time warp when you open the case and see the classic original vintage label.
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back action side lever

No
Damascus
30

2 1/2"

.020 light full
Cyl.


.028
.028
15" over pad

1 9/16"
2"
1/2"


6 lbs. 13 oz.
No
 
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$6800

CONTACT
A. Ilsley & Co. 12 ga. single trigger two barrel set
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2590
1769
Ilsley was a Birmingham maker that was known for very high grade guns of London quality. This gun certainly reflects that reputation. Note this gun comes in its makers case holding both barrel sets.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
28"

Nitro 2 3/4"

set 1 = .018, set 2 = 0.044
set 1 = .005, set 2 = 0.035


set 1 = .022, set 2 = 0.028
set 1 = .023, set 2 = 0.032
15 3/4"

1 5/16"
2 3/16" to end of 2
1/8"


7 lbs. 12 oz.
Yes
 
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$5200

CONTACT
Westley Richards Sidelock! These are quite rare as they made mostly boxlocks ~ Cased!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3163
T9782
This cased Wesley Richards sidelock is wonderfully made and balances well. With sensible stock dimensions for most and an excellent choking for most types of upland bird shooting I find this an excellent value for a sidelock by a respected and well known British gun maker.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Sleeved
28 "

2 1/2"

.021 tight mod
.011 IC


.030
.030
14 5/8"

1 7/16"
2"
7/16"


6 lbs. 10 oz.
Yes
 
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$4900

CONTACT
Thomas Bland Sidelock in excellent condition with long length of pull! Cased!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2861
16745
I handle this shotgun and the first thing I observe is how nicely it is fit and finished while also obviously been well cared for. Comes with a very nice vintage English case with wonderful makers label.
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sidelock

Yes
Steel
28"

2 1/2"

.021 full
.007 IC


.027
.025
14 7/8"

1 3/8"
2 1/4"
7/16"


6 lbs. 12 oz.
Yes
 
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$4600

CONTACT
F. T. Baker 12 ga. in very nice condition with makers case!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2477
7325
A very nice English sidelock by this well known (among the English) maker. Extra's on this gun I see are the Sir Joseph Whitworth steel barrels (same as used on Purdey's) and bushed firing pins.
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Boxlock ejector

Yes
Steel
30"

2 1/2" Birmingham Proof

.002 Cylinder
.002 Cylinder


.028
.028
14 3/8"

1 1/2"
2 3/8"
3/8"


6 lbs. 7 oz.
No
 
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$4600

CONTACT
Charles Lancaster with wonderful nitro proofed Damascus and makers case
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2928
7756
Beautiful Damascus, as well as engraving; manufactured in 1896 is a testimonial to the craftsmanship in that period. With canvas covered wood English makers case. This gun is a super value in an English sidelock.
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12 ga. back action sidelock

Yes
Damascus
30"

London Proof 2 1/2" 1 1/8 oz proof

.022
.008


.028
.024
14 3/8" end of butte plate

1 1/2"
2 1/8"
1/8"


6 lbs. 10 oz.
No
 
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$3900

CONTACT
T. Page Wood ~ An excellent super made English sidelock ~ a super value and only 6 lbs 4 oz!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3184
326
Great wood and stock dimensions for the upland hunter combined with super lightweight and chokes that will put the food on the table.

Don't let all those positive attributes distract you from the beauty and craftsmanship in this fine sidelock.

Known as "The Gun makers of the West" (Western England of course!) this firm started business in Bristol in 1876 and were still in business in 1964.

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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
28 "

2 1/2"

.022 light full
.006 Skeet 1


.027
.025
14 5/8" to wood butt

1 1/2"
2 7/16"
3/8"


6 lbs. 4 oz.
Yes
 
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$3800

CONTACT
Leech & Sons
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2678
3868
Built in 1902! Nigel Brown's "British Gunmakers Vol II" actually had some history and serial numbers on this interesting maker. Nice Damascus and wood with clean bores.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Damascus
29"

2 1/2"

.039 very full
.021 light full or tight mod......


.028
.023
15" ( 14 1/4" original wood)

1 1/2"
2 1/2"
1/8"


6 lbs. 15 oz.
Yes
 
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$3800

CONTACT
Charles Lancaster sidelock ejector with self opening action - 1888 London quality at a super price
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2943
6132
This is a very nice Lancaster featuring the self opening mechanism. It is ready for the field. These guns have received a bum wrap as they have been called "Wrist breakers" as they were supposedly hard to close. When you close these it is cocking the main springs after firing. I find them no harder to close than a Purdey, not a big deal. The secret, as in Purdey's, is knowing how to snap the gun closed. Learn this trick and it is easy. This gun is very high quality at any price.
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Sidelock ejector

No
Damascus
30"

2 1/2" nitro

.008 IC
.005 Quail


.028
.024
15" (14 1/8" original wood)

1 7/16"
2 1/8"
5/16"


6 lbs. 7.5 oz.
No
 
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$3600

CONTACT
John Blanch and Son back action sidelock ejector with best quality engraving
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2819
5898
Super quality and excellent balance. Engraving is top notch.
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Sidelock ejector

No
Sleeved
28"

2 1/2"

.006 Skeet
Cyl.


.037
.033
14 1/2"

1 9/16"
2 1/8"
7/16"


6 lbs 12 oz.
No
 
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$3600

CONTACT
Charles Smith , Super quality English sidelock at a stunning price and at near Purdey quality.
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2437
17067
So many of the quality gun makers names have been lost with time and this gun by Charles Smith gives us a direct connection with a smaller maker that very little is known but where the quality shows through. Nigel Brown's Book on British Gunmakers Volume III lists this as a Newark England maker. The gun retains considerable amount of case color on the beautifully engraved locks. I might mention the locks are high quality also with safety sears. This is a real value in an English sidelock.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Sleeved
28"

2 3/4"

.033 full
.021 light full or tight mod......


.030
.030
14 7/16"

1 1/2"
2 1/2"
5/16"


6 lbs. 11 oz.
No
 
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$3400

CONTACT
John Rogers - a very fine vintage English made Sidelock in 12 ga. in very nice condition! Light!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3019
5504
What a nice gun for less than many lower end new machine made doubles. Built ~ 1925 this is a great example of pre-war English craftsmanship. Notice the weight! What a great gun to carry all day. John Rogers was located at 23 Bath Street, Birmingham England. The business seems to have closed sometime during WWII.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
28"

NP 2 1/2" for 1 1/8 oz

.038 Full
.004 Quail 1


.023
.030
14 1/4"

1 1/2"
2"
3/8"


6 lbs. 6 oz.
Yes
 
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$3400

CONTACT
Thomas Bland 12g. sidelock ! A super value on a true English sidelock SxS
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3169
16824
A British sidelock ejector by a well known maker with great dimensions and weight. The only thing wrong with this picture is we are selling it too cheap!

In the price range of a British boxlock why not have a sidelock?

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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
30"

2 1/2"

.025 full
.004 Quail 1


.024
.027
14 1/4"

1 9/16"
2 1/16"
3/16"


6 lbs. 5.5 oz.
Yes
 
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$2950

CONTACT
Fred T. Baker, high grade sidelock with Sir Joseph Whitworth steel barrels - Stunning engraving! Great new price!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2035
6953
This gun is a class act in craftsmanship, engraving, and wood! It is even well balanced! I love this classic and rather unusual action. Very ergonomic, a super value in a high grade English sidelock.
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Back action

Yes
Steel
28"

2 1/2"

.017 Mod
.010 IC


.026
.025
14 5/8" over leather covered pad

1 5/8"
2 1/8"
1/8"


6 lbs. 8 oz.
No
 
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$1900

CONTACT
William Evans 12 ga. side lock with full cross over stock, right shoulder for the left eye - check the pictures.........
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3056
13958
There was a fair number of these made in Britain and the story goes it was because of the number of wounded soldiers that lost vision in their right eye after WWI. This gun does this well, when you lift the gun to your right shoulder the rib lines up with the left eye. If this works for you this is a bargain!
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
28"

2 1/2"

.011 IC
.007 Skeet


.032
.032
14 3/4"

1 5/8"
2 3/8"
2 5/8"


6 lbs. 8.5 oz.
Yes
 
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$1300

CONTACT
F Dumoulin Liege sidelock
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
1986
79611
Bright bores and great walls make this gun a worthy project. The gun is tight on face.
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Sidelock

No
Damascus
30"


2 3/4"

.020 full
.004 Skeet (near Cyl.)


.040
.038
14 1/4"

1 3/4"
2 3/4"
3/16"


6 lbs. 14 oz.
No
 
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$1200

CONTACT
Clabrough & Johnstone Sidelock
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2600
11456
A solid and tight shooter from 1904
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Sidelock

No
Damascus
30"

2 1/2" Birmingham nitro proof

.034 extra full
.003 Cyl


.025
.024
14 1/4"

1 7/16"
2 1/4"
1/4"


6 lbs. 12 oz.
No
 
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$900

CONTACT
Manhattan Arms Sidelock built by JP Sauer, early Prussian gun
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2331
55219
These Prussian built Sauer side locks are very high quality. This one has been expertly spliced in the pistol grip to bend up the drop measurements to modern dimension. The bore does have some light pitting but overall bright. Barrels are possibly reduced in length but the they are filed together at the muzzle if done, it was not much.
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Sidelock

No
Damascus
26"


2 5/8"

.013 IC
.007 skeet 2


.038
.036
14 3/4" over leather pad

1 3/4"
2 1/2"
1/4"


6 lbs. 11 oz.
No
 
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$800

CONTACT
J.P. Sauer Sidelock 12 gauge retailed by H. Scherping of Hannover - great project gun!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2332
78605
Krupp steel barrels have only some light pitting although there is some pitting in the chambers. Slightly off face but this gun is worth some restoration as the quality of these guns is outstanding. I also note bushed firing pins! Note, sling swivels are missing.
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Sidelock

No
Steel
29 1/2"


Chambers measure 3" with long cones

.029 full
.012 IC


.032
.032
14 5/16" over leather pad

1 1/2"
2 5/8"
3/16"


6 lbs. 9 oz.
No
 
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$700

CONTACT
J. Hollis of England
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2344
31928
Nice Damascus brown on these barrels. The wrist has been well repaired with epoxy and seems very strong. A little checkering and cosmetics could make this a nice looking gun. The bores are fairly bright with a light frost but have numerous dings and one dent that should be removed.
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Sidelock

No
Damascus
30"


2 1/2"

.024 full
.003 Near cyl.


.030
.030
14 1/16"

1 7/8"
2 13/16"
3/16"


7 lbs. 3 oz.
No
 
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$0

CONTACT
LC Smith
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2625
207831
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sidelock

Yes
Steel
30"

2 3/4"

.035 full
.017 Mod


.034
.032
14 3/8" (14 5/16" wood)

1 5/8"
2 5/8"
5/16"


7 lbs. 11.5
Yes
 
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$0

CONTACT
James Purdey gun #2 of a stunning pair
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3243
19508
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self opening bar action sidelock

Yes
Steel
30"

2 1/2" measures 2 3/4"

.023 light full
.007 IC


.027
.027
14 5/8" to wood butt

1 1/2"
2 3/8"
1/2"


6 lbs. 6.5 oz.
Yes
 
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$0

CONTACT
James Purdey gun #1 of a beautiful matched pair
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3242
19507
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
30"

2 1/2"

.024 full
.009 IC


.027
.026
14 5/8" to wood butt

1 1/2"
2 3/8"
1/2"


6 lbs. 6.5 oz.
Yes
 
No Photo

$0

CONTACT
Holland & Holland "Centenary" Extremely rare 2" Sidelock ~ 5 lbs. 10 oz!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3348
32497
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
28"

2"

.025 full
.004 Skeet 1


.020
.020
15" (14 1/4"" original wood)

1 1/2"
2 1/2"
1/4"


5 lbs. 10 oz.
Yes
 
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$9800

CONTACT
W.J. Jeffery 16g. High grade sidelock with exceptional engraving featuring Woodward style fences ~ cased!
Hammerless Sidelocks
16 gauge
3234
9217
Finding high grade 16g. English sidelocks is just plain hard to do so it is exciting for me when a sweet one like this comes in the shop. Nothing "plain" about this gun however which features exceptional full coverage engraving and very nice wood. Extremely well balanced and light at 5 lbs. 14 oz. The gun has recent 2 3/4" nitro proofs and is very tight on face ready for the field.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
28 "

2 3/4"

.022 full
.007 IC


.026
.028
14 3/8" ( 13 1/4" original wood)

1 5/8"
2 3/8"
5/16"


5 lb. 14 oz.
Yes
 
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$8600

CONTACT
Holland & Holland Classic 16g sidelock ejector cased and ready for the field... ..Simply marvelous, wonderful
Hammerless Sidelocks
16 gauge
3295
30231
What a fabulous little and light 16g. by this premier maker. Which seldom happens, we received this lithe magic wand in its original makers case, numbed to the gun. Really this Holland has it all, balance, stock dimensions, and simple classic elegance. Sometimes we are convinced a fine shotgun has to be covered in engraving and fancy wood to be the best. There are exceptions to every rule and this petite 16 is exceptional.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
28 "

2 1/2"

.021 light full in 16g.
.010 IC


.025
.022
14 1/4" to checkered wood butt

1 7/16"
2 1/4"
3/8"


5 lb. 13 oz.
Yes
 
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$3600

CONTACT
Thomas Bland & Son's 16g. bore sidelock in very solid condition, 30" barrels!
Hammerless Sidelocks
16 gauge
2438
14344
Finding 16g. nitro proofed English guns with 30" barrels has been like trying to find rocking horse poop. Well, maybe not that bad but they have been so hard to find of late. I am a 16 gauge fan as most of you know and I have to say I do love these long barrels that swing for us so well. This gun is not fancy but is very well made and the barrels are in excellent condition.
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Sidelock

No
Damascus
30"

2 1/2"

.029 full
.004 Skeet 1


.029
.030
14 3/8" to checkered butt

1 1/2"
2"
1/4"


6 lbs. 4 oz.
No
 
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$56000

CONTACT
James Woodward 20g. O/U in excellent condition ! Built for an American in 1929, these guns were among the finest O/U 's the British ever made
Hammerless Sidelocks
20 gauge
3111
6909

James Woodward 20g. Sidelock ejector with 26” steel barrels. Tons of case color on the locks and beautiful wood with excellent and long dimensions. These prewar 20g. over and under’ s are ever so rare and extremely sought after as they are known for their magic wand quality. Delivered to Abercrombie and Fitch NY on the 29th Dec 1929, the most sought after vintage of British BEST guns. If this Woodward 20g. is a magic wand it was possessed by Merlin.

I find that many look at guns of this type and price and cannot justify the cost but then will go out and buy a new car at this price point and in ten years that car is worth almost nothing. Invest and enjoy a beauty like this little 20 and in ten years it will be worth considerably more than the price, not less or nothing like their 10 year old car. Take this opportunity to make a solid investment while allowing you to own and enjoy what many connoisseurs consider to be the paragon of all shotguns.

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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
26"

2 3/4" NP

.010 IC
.005


Over = .020
Under = .024
15 1/2" lop to checkered butt

1 1/2"
2 1/2"
3/16"


6 lbs. 1 oz.
Yes
 
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$4100

CONTACT
Army & Navy Sidelock 20g. with a side lever!
Hammerless Sidelocks
20 gauge
2909
3414
This is a great little 20g. with recent nitro proofs. The gun as an extra bonus comes with full length Briely 28g tubes!
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Side lock

No
Damascus
27.5"

Nitro Proof 70 mm (2 3/4")

.035 extra full
.030 full


.021
.020
13 1/2"

1 1/2"
2"
1/16"


5 lbs. 3.5 oz.
No
 
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$2400

CONTACT
L. C. Smith 20 ga. 2 3/4" Field grade with auto ejectors and nice stock dimensions and in great condition!
Hammerless Sidelocks
20 gauge
3280
192935
This a really nice clean and original 20g. LC Smith. It has about 40% case hardening remaining , over 90% blue, and very few handling marks in the stock.

Great stock dimensions for the American hunter and most unusually, has auto ejectors which were special order on this model.

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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
28 "

2 3/4"

.024 full
.014 IC


.040
.038
13 3/8" end of wood, 13 5/8" end of plastic butt

1 1/2"
2 1/2"
0"
0

6 lb. 7.5 oz.
Yes





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