Hammerless Sidelocks

 
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$3600
W. & C. Scott Damascus 10 ga. - Super light and Super condition with beautiful 30" Damascus barrels.........
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
.000


.032
.032
14"

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


7 lbs. 2 oz.
No
 
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$28000
J. Woodward & Sons, 12 ga No. 1 of our matched pair with the classic Woodward forward underlever ~ priced for the Pair
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2992
4368
I have three favorite vintage gun makers, Boss, Fauré Le Page, and James Woodward. Woodward built a little over 7000 guns before they were purchased by Purdey in 1949. What is interesting is that over 5000 of these were built before 1900. The James Woodward shotguns from this period are absolutely of the highest quality and exude what we have come to expect in a "BEST" London gun. This pair from ~ 1890 has excellent chopper lump Sir Joseph Whitworth barrels and super stock dimensions. The leather cheek pads appear original and are in very good condition. I like how they feel. I cant keep all the guns that come in the shop that I fall in love with but to let these go is painful....... Price is for the pair and is a bargain. See item # 2993 to look over the number 2 gun.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
29"

2 3/4"

.002 Cyl.
.000


.025
.028
14 1/2" end of leather butt, 13 3/4" end of wood

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


6 lbs. 8 oz.
No
 
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$28000
James Woodward & Sons. 12 ga with their classic forward under lever, #2 of our matched pair ~ (Price is for the pair!)
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2993
4369
I have three favorite vintage gun makers, Boss, Fauré Le Page, and James Woodward. Woodward built a little over 7000 guns before they were purchased by Purdey in 1949. What is interesting is that over 5000 of these were built before 1900. The James Woodward shotguns from this period are absolutely of the highest quality and exude what we have come to expect in a "BEST" London gun. This pair from ~ 1890 has excellent chopper lump Sir Joseph Whitworth barrels and super stock dimensions. The leather cheek pads appear original and are in very good condition. I like how they feel. I cant keep all the guns that come in the shop that I fall in love with but to let these go is painful....... Price is for the pair and is a bargain.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
29"

2 3/4"

.003 Near Cyl - Skeet
.003 Near Cyl - Skeet


.025
.025
14 5/8" ( 13 3/4" original wood)

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


6 lbs. 7 oz.
No
 
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$21500
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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$18800
John Dickson of Edinburgh BEST Round action with new barrels by the maker and Huey cased S
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2825
4880
This Dickson is as sound as they come and has new chopperlump barrels by Dickson proofed in London. In the USA right now there is a shortage of honest guns like this with excellent barrels. Note this comes in an oak and leather Marvin Huey case with eight french fitted tools and with case cover. According to the new Donald Dallas book on John Dickson this gun was completed the 12 of April 1896. No FFL required. We can ship direct to you.
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round action trigger plate

Yes
Steel
28 "

2 1/2"

.024 full
.010 IC


.030
.032
14 1/4" (13 1/4" original wood)

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


6 lbs. 9 oz.
No
 
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$18500
James Purdey Sidelock in its makers case with new leather pad and London oil finish -
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2280
17846
We have done a light restoration on this Purdey giving it a new leather covered pad and an authentic alkanet oil London oil finish and it has really turned a nice Purdey into a real beauty. Notice the excellent dimensions and sharp engraving with a lot of case color remaining. In its makers oak & leather case.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
30"

2 1/2"

.039 extra full
.010 IC


.026
.023
15"

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


6 lbs. 10 oz.
Yes
 
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$14400
Charles Boswell BEST SLE with magnificent game scenes @ 1901!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2867
14507
For many of my clientele and myself this gun would epitomize the quality and art of gun making that peaked during the reign of King Edward the VII (1901 until 1910). The Game scenes engraved on this gun are way ahead of their time with dogs that look like dogs, birds that look like birds, all with little resemblance to other gunmakers game scenes of the era where the animals resemble cartoon characters. Stunning Damascus barrels with elegant smoky wood perfectly complement the engraving on this well balanced and well appointed game gun. Interesting that it is noted on the rib that the gun was "remodeled" by the English gun maker William Ford. In this context I believe this to mean it was restored to as new and they certainly did excellent work.
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side lock ejector

Yes
Damascus
28"

2 1/2"

.022 light full
.012 IC


.027
.026
14 1/2"

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


6 lbs. 9 oz.
Yes
 
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$12800
Stephen Grant from 1921 with coveted and classic side-lever!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2937
8028
Stephen Grant Sidelock 12g. ejector with the coveted side-lever. These Grant side-lever guns are highly desirable and it only takes handling one to know why. One word “ergonomic” would sum this gun up but it is so much more… …elegant, sexy, exiting, and lively! One could spend over 100k and not have a gun thisIt is No. 1 of pair. Existing records tell us the two guns were completed on the 15th June 1921 for Captain D E Wallace of Houston, Texas. Both guns are entered as being 12 bore with 29” barrels. In February 1928 both guns were refitted with 29” Whitworth Steel barrels. They were reproofed at 2 ¾ “ in place of the originals. wonderful .
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
29"

NP 2 3/4"

.018
.010


.024
.022
14 3/8" to end of wood butt

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


6 lbs. 5 oz.
Yes
 
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$11900
Rigby 12g. Sidelock ejector with famous rising bite! New barrels by respected gun-makers Elderkin and Sons
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2969
16696
This is a classic example of the Rigby sidelock with the famous Thomas Bissell rising bite. I have always admired this action and patent. This is a real opportunity for the collector and field shooter to own this marriage of function, craftsmanship, and art in design.
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Side lock with rising bite

Yes
Steel
28"

2 1/2" nitro

.039 extra full
.012 IC


.036
.034
14 5/8" (13 3/4" original wood)

1 3/4"
2 9/16"
3/8"


6 lbs. 8.5 oz.
Yes
 
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$11500
MacNaughton Round action - one of the worlds most elegant hand made guns! Super 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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$9600
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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$8600
Holland & Holland 12g. with fantastic nitro proofed Damascus barrels. Check the pattern!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2232
6228
Great wood and barrels on this classic.
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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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$8600
Henry Atkin (formerly of James Purdey ) London side lock ejector - New fabulous price!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2866
1038
This is an outstanding and well balanced sidelock once owned by one of America's premier outdoor writers, dog man, and upland hunter. The quality level of this gun showcases the era of what the English London gun trade was capable of during the Edwardian era @ 1898. It is with educated bias that I maintain this was the finest period of gun making the world has ever known.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
27"

2 3/4"

.025 full
.015 Mod


.027
.026
14 3/8"

1 7/16"
2"
3/8"


6 lbs. 10 oz.
Yes
 
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$8200
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
Henry Atkin 12 ga. sidelock with fantastic Damascus (nitro proofed) pattern and color - N
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2794
976
Love beautiful Damascus barrels? I do and I love the barrels on this gun. Finely engraved, bar action sidelock of exquisite quality. Why own a Grant, or a Purdey for that matter when one could have this stunning example of English gun making from the 1890's?
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Damascus
30"

2 1/2" BNP 1 1/8 oz.

.020
Cyl.


.022
.024
14 1/4" to the checkered wood butt

1 3/8"
2"
1/8"


6 lbs 14 oz.
No
 
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$7800
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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$7200
John Blanch Sidelever with super engraving!
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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$6900
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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$6800
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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$6800
Boss side lever 12 ga. sidelock -
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2955
3625
Elegantly engraved, cocking indicators, deeply engraved fences. What more would you want on a Boss?
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Sidelock

No
Sleeved
28"

2 3/4" NP

.014
.012


.037
.036
14 3/8"

1 1/2"
2 "
1/4"


6 lbs. 8 oz.
No
 
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$6400
John Blanch BEST quality sidelock - I was told Sumner engraved these guns
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2769
5804
This is a very high grade English sidelock with Chomperlump barrels. Balance is great and the engraving is stunning.
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Sidelock

Yes
Steel
28 "

2 1/2"

.010 IC
.002 Cylinder touched by a little choke


.025
.024
14 1/2" (14 1/8" wood)

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


6 lbs. 6 oz.
No
 
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$5900
Lang and Hussey 12 ga sidelock with great weight and stature for live or clay pigeons! New super price!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2691
13105
This pigeon weight gun is stout and of the highest quality without the price tag of a Purdey. Notice the beautiful case colors and excellent stock dimensions. Great gun for the pigeon ring or your sporting clay course. There are not many of the vintage doubles that can hold up to the pounding that a sporting clay gun does but this gun should take it.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
30"

Nitro Proof 1 1/8 oz. 2 1/2" but long F. Cone

.025 full
.013 IC


.025"
.028"
14 7/8" Over pad; 14" to end wood

1 1/2"
2 9/16"
1/4"


7 lbs. 9 oz.
Yes
 
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$5400
William Evans 12 ga.
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2531
15034
A clean solid English sidelock by a great maker. Comes with very nice makers case
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Sidelock

Yes
Steel
28"

Nitro Proof 2 1/2"

.020 light full
.012 IC


.031
.033
14 3/4"

1 1/2"
2"
3/8"


6 lbs. 8 oz.
Yes
 
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$4900
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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$4800
Henry Atkin Sidelock ejector - pure simple elegance! - a bargain.........
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2749
1576
This high grade side lock may not have more than border engraving but the fit and finish and feel screams quality. It balances like a Boss I owned once. Do I need to say more? Ok, I will. This gun has the perfect dimensions for rising birds! Built @ 1902, the Golden age of English gun making.
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Sidelock

Yes
Sleeved
28"

2 1/2"

.023 light full
.012 IC


.035
.033
14 1/2" to checkered butt

1 1/2"
2"
3/16"


6 lbs. 11 oz.
Yes
 
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$4600
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
William Ford Sidelock ready choked for pointed birds - Beautiful nitro proofed Damascus!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2862
2583
A very solid side lock in very nice condition with quail or grouse chokes. This gun should be a joy to use! There is still some case hardening on the locks showing this gun was cared for with not a lot of use. A super value in an English sidelock by a maker with a wonderful history. Built between 1893 and 1894! I really love these Damascus barrels.
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Sidelock

Yes
Damascus
28"

2 1/2"

.006 IC
.003 near cyl.


.025
.024
14 3/4" (13 7/8" original wood)

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


7 lbs.
No
 
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$4600
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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$4100
Fred T. Baker, high grade sidelock with Sir Joseph Whitworth steel barrels - Sale!
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.
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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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$3800
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
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
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
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
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. Very nice 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.
No
 
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$2600
L. C. Smith 12 ga. grade III with factory straight grip! New pictures and price!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2521
203363
Restored checkering and a new oil finish shows off the very nice wood on this classic double.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
30"

2 3/4"

.027 full
.027


.032
.024
14 1/2" to rubber pad

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


7 lbs. 13 oz.
Yes
 
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$2000
L.C. Smith Ideal grade with tons of original case color! New Price!
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
2656
FWS56081
Barrels are bright and show no pitting. Case color is quite impressive, near 90%. There is no cracking behind the locks like one sees on many Smiths. Single trigger with snap caps works fine in both configurations. This gun is very tight!
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Sidelock

Yes
Steel
30"`

2 3/4"

.036 extra full
.022 tight Mod


.042
.041
14 3/8" over vintage Hawkins pad (13 1/4" original wood)

1 1/2"
2 9/16"
0


8 lbs. even
Yes
 
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$1900
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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$1600
W. & C. Scott & Son Damascus 12 ga.
Hammerless Sidelocks
12 gauge
3007
46783
Beautiful Damascus and nice bores. This one is a bargain.
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Sidelock

No
Damascus
30"


2 1/2"

.030 Full
.010 IC


.036
.035
14 1/4" to end of rubber pad ( 13 1/4" to end of wood)

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


7 lbs. 4 oz.
No
 
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$1300
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
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
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
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
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
 
No Photo

$0
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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$3600
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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$16000
Flli Piotti 20 gauge sidelock with fabulous engraving
Hammerless Sidelocks
20 gauge
2509
7684
This gun was imported to America by our friends at William Larkin & Moore. They record this as a KING 1 model. This little 20 is of the highest quality. While it is known that I prefer pre WWII guns I find as I handle this gun it is hard to put down. Built like a Swiss watch and feels so wonderful between the hands. Excellent stock work and metal work I cannot fault but only find praise.
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Sidelock ejector

Yes
Steel
26"

2 3/4"

.018 Mod
.008 IC


.029
.034
14 3/4" over Leather covered pad (13 7/8" wood)

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


5 lbs. 11 oz
Yes
 
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$4100
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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$3000
Kimber Valier Grade I, 20 ga. in very nice condition!
Hammerless Sidelocks
20 gauge
3010
06 SL 181
Detachable locks, original case, test target, box. This young lady even has an articulated front trigger!
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Yes
Steel
28"

3"

.018 Mod
.010 IC


.033
.033
14 7/8" to end of checkered butt

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


6 lbs. 6 oz.
Yes
 
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$3700
James & Roberts of Birmingham England 28 gauge with 30" barrels and 5 lbs. 2 oz.!!
Hammerless Sidelocks
28 gauge
2995
125712
This is a very unique British 28g. featuring 30" barrels. There is some very light pitting in the bores that could be easily removed with a light back bore. Finding vintage Damascus 28g. shotguns from England is as rare as "Rocking Horse shit" (as my English friends are so fond of saying). While this gun does not resemble any kind of dropping from a horse, it is a rarity and quite fun to handle.
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back action

No
Steel
30"

2 1/2"

.016 tight Mod.
Cyl.


.028
.033
14 1/2" (14 1/4" wood_

1 9/16"
2 3/4"
1/8"


5 lbs. 2 oz.
No





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