A .303 'Lee-Speed' Long Lee-Enfield service rifle by B.S.A. Co., no. 23306 Retailed by T. Stensby & Co.
Lot 103S1
A .303 'Lee-Speed' Long Lee-Enfield service rifle by B.S.A. Co., no. 23306 Retailed by T. Stensby & Co.
Sold for £150 (US$ 251) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A .303 'Lee-Speed' Long Lee-Enfield service rifle by B.S.A. Co., no. 23306 Retailed by T. Stensby & Co.
No safety, dust-cover engraved T. Stensby & Co., Manchester in scrolling banner, fully-detachable magazine, magazine cut-off, the left side of the wrist fitted with an additional screw (long-range rearsight missing), figured stock with semi-pistolgrip and brass butt-plate with trap, the forestock, with long-range dial-sight, retained by two barrel-bands, the front band with bayonet-bar, sling-swivels, the barrel with open-sights (rearsight-leaf cap missing) and ramp-mounted pyramidal blade-foresight
Weight 9lb. 5¾oz., 13¼in. pull (13in. stock), 30¼in. barrel, contemporary Birmingham nitro proof

Footnotes

  • Please note that the firing-pin has been shortened, and will need replacing
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