Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles

 
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$3600
Merkel combo in 12g. over 6.5x57R - one of my favorite deer cartridges!
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
12 gauge
2611
58925
Proofed in August of 1963 this well made gun has excellent bores and is very tight. The double under bite lockup also has the double Kirsten barrel extensions that Merkel is famous for on its higher grade guns. The 6.5x57R round is one of my favorites as it is low recoil and fast and accurate. Based on the 8mm Mauser case this round can be purchased or easily reloaded. It is similar to the 257 Roberts but was invented by the Germans at least 20 years earlier!
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scalloped boxlock on a trigger plate action

Yes
Steel
26"

12g 2 3/4" and 6.5x57R

.048 extra full



Over/ .035
14 1/2"






7 lbs. 6 oz.
Yes
 
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$8900
Purdy 20 ga. hammer double with nitro proofs 2 3/4"!!
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
20 gauge
2700
6719
I purchased this Purdey with the thought that the Vintager competitor would love this gun to shoot the 20 gauge hammer event with of which it would be deadly and in the right hands a winner. Nitro proofed for 2 3/4" nitro 20 gauge this lovely rifle could be used as a smooth bore rifle (with the correct load) or a shotgun. What a combo!
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Back action side lock

No
Damascus
27"

Nitro Proof 2 3/4"

.020
.020


.075
.076
14 1/8"

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


7 lbs. 3 oz.
No
 
No Photo

$6500
Schmidt & Habermann of Suhl SxS combo gun built for a King!
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
20 gauge
2839
9254
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No
Sleeved
26"


2 1/2"

.022 full



.027
14 1/8"

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


6 lbs. 1 oz.
No
 
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$800
F. Gates English Rook rifle now chambered for .410 but you can line it back to a rifle....
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
410 gauge
2812
2600
This would make a fun snake or vermin shotgun or to line back to a rook rifle of which it was originally. We have had this done to .32 S&W and it came out great.
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breech

No
Damascus
28"

.410

Cyl.



NA
NA
14 5/8"






5 lbs. 9.5 oz.
No
 
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$16000
W. Locke and Co. 465 NItro Express Double Rifle - Built by Westley Richards for Locke
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
Caliber
2479
95892
Walter Locke rifles were made for them by Westley Richards. This gun is suitable for any dangerous game, Jumbo on down. The bore is excellent. This would make an excellent working rifle to take to Africa. Notice the extra heavy reinforced barrels and the 10 lbs. 8 oz. weight. The gun is very well made and features disk set strikers, large double under lugs and Greener style cross bolt safety third bite.
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Boxlock

No
Steel
26"

.465 NE , regulated for Cordite - 75 and the 480g bullet






13 7/8"






10 lbs. 8 oz.
Yes
 
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$14900
Charles Boswell's large bore double rifle, just back from Africa and ready to go back!
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
Caliber
2413
15472
This is a proven working large game rifle for Africa (or your own back yard if you live like we do...) Excellent bores. Comes with Brass and accurate loading information. A super solid gun ready for the hunt. Picture of Cape Buffalo taken with this rifle! ( I did not know that rifles could also be camera's!) bad joke.
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Boxlock

No
Steel
26"

450-400 3.25" Nitro Express

NA
NA


NA
NA
13 7/8" wood and will be adding a vintage style pad






10 lbs. 2.5 oz.
Yes
 
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$9900
W. C. Scott 450 nitro double rifling in excellent condition with load and brass
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
Caliber
1984
61209
Tight high grade double rifle that has seen Africa. The last owner shot two Cape Buff''s with this gun. Condition is high with bright and sharp bores. The Cape Buffalo in the picture resides in a great watering hole, the Road Kill, in Montana. This mighty queen resides over all there now. I will be posting the story of that hunt soon. This rifle wants to go back to Africa. She comes with ammo. Are you man enough to take her? Built in 1899.
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Top lever bar action, Purdey double under bites

No
Steel
28"

450 Nitro proofing






14 7/8"






10 lbs. 9 oz.
Yes
 
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$7800
Merkel "Safari" grade Double Rifle in the classic .375 H&H
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
Caliber
2844
A375203
This rifle is in excellent condition and ready for your Safari! Super wood and engraving on this rifle.
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Boxlock ejector

Yes
Steel
23.5"

.375 H&H

NA
NA


na
na
14 7/8" over pad






10 lbs. 6 oz.
Yes
 
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$3400
Schmidt & Habermann of Suhl, Single Shot 8 x 57 JR
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
Caliber
2737
18669
Round and octagon barrel with milled integral rib and front sight ramp. Beautifully restocked: wood and finish. Cartridge trap.
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Sing;e shot

No
Steel
25 1/2"

8x57JR

NA
NA


NA
NA
14 1/2" to end of horn butt






7 lbs.
Yes
 
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$3200
Greifelt, Suhl O/U 12 ga./8x57mm
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
Caliber
2608
38193
A very nice pre WWII combination gun by one of Germany's greatest makers. The 8x57JR ammunition is quite easy to get and not expensive to shoot. Quite a good amount of case color on this gun.
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Boxlock O/U 12 ga./rifle

No
Steel
25 1/2"

12 ga. 2.3/4"

.044



.033
14"






6 lbs. 6 oz.
Yes
 
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$3200
Boss & Co. Rook rifle, How rare is that!
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
Caliber
2843
6005
50% case colors left on the wonderful little rifle by one of the worlds best sporting arms makers. I guess I am a bit biased. It is what I shoot.
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top lever boxloxk

No
Steel
27"

.255 x 1 1/8" - Cordtie 3 1/2 66 max bullet

NA
NA


NA
NA
14 1/2"






5 lbs. 3.5 oz.
No
 
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$2800
Holland and Holland of London Rook rifle in original .250 caliber - great bore!
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
Caliber
2810
8773
Nice bore on this very original classic. I love the octagon barrel and classic stocking with a horn grip cap.
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side lever breech

No
Steel
26"


.250

NA
NA


NA
NA
14 5/8"






5 lbs. 7.5 oz.
No
 
No Photo

$2500
Joseph Lang .22 LR top lever single really a higher grade single shot in the most fun of
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
Caliber
2814
8252
Wow! Is this gun light and extremely well made. I love it! while very dainty this gun screams hand work of extreme quality the London maker was famous for. Newly lined from a obsolete rook caliber this .22 is a joy to shoot.
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top lever boxlock

No
Damascus
26"

.22 Long rifle

.014 Mod



.062
14 5/8"

1 1/2"
2 9/16"
0"


4 lbs. 3 oz.
No
 
No Photo

$2500
Westley Richards Rook rifle with new lining in .38 Special! Love the outside hammer!
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
Caliber
2841
849
We received this gun with a poor bore so we had professionally lined to 38 Special. The work is excellent and it is near impossible to see that it has been lined. I love the outside hammer and the octagon barrel. This would make some one an excellent little stalking rifle.
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top lever back action

No
Steel
28"

38 Special

NA
NA


NA
NA
14 1/2"






5 lbs. 11 oz.
No
 
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$1500
Sylvester, London, English rook rifle
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
Caliber
2405
NVN
Bore has some very light pitting in places but over all very bright with sharp rifling. We are unsure of case length. Stock is loose on action so I suspect an internal crack that needs repairing. We can do this here.
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side lever

No
Steel
27 7/8"


.360

NA
NA


NA
NA
14 7/16"






6 lbs. 1.5 oz.
No
 
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$0
Mannlicher Schonauer 1903 6.5 - I am looking for a really nice original stock example...
Drillings, Double Rifles, and Rifles
Caliber
2832
Model 1903
I am looking for a friend for a really nice example of a Model 1903 Mannlicher Schonauer. If you have one give me a ring! Kirby 509 665 7675
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No
Damascus
Carbine preferred but open

6.5

NA
NA


NA
NA
14" plus

NA
NA
NA
NA

open
No





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