A .303 'Lee-Speed' sporting rifle by B.S.A. & M. Co., no. 891
Lot 413S1
A .303 'Lee-Speed' sporting rifle by B.S.A. & M. Co., no. 891
Sold for £225 (US$ 378) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A .303 'Lee-Speed' sporting rifle by B.S.A. & M. Co., no. 891
The Long Lee-style action with magazine cut-off, the receiver wall tapped for a telescope-sight mount, well-figured stock (cracked at toe, badly scraped on both sides) with pistolgrip, ebonite pistolgrip-cap and steel butt-plate (damaged at heel) with trap, horn-capped forestock, sling-eyes, the Metford-rifled barrel with Express open-sights, sighted from 100 to 1000 yards, and block-mounted bead-foresight with protectors
Weight 7lb. 5½oz., 14 1/8in. pull (13 7/8in. stock), 24½in. barrel, Birmingham nitro proof
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  1. Patrick Hawes
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