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Firearms, Long Range Target Shooting & Associated History

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British military firearms. Gunmaker histories. Long range target rifles. Ammunition (with contemporary loading comments of interest to today's long range rifleman). Accessories.


Contemporary information. Long range rifle fire. Wimbledon, Dollymount, Creedmoor and the international matches. 19th Century riflemen. Military marksmanship.

Target Shooting

Shooting the long range black powder rifle today. Muzzle loading and breech loading, sporting and military. Accessories, ammunition, gunsmithing, rifles, techniques and tips. News & Events.

Research Vault

The sister-site of Research Press, publishing personal papers collections relating to firearms history and marksmanship, plus material on Volunteer Infantry (1859-1908).

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ResearchPressUK RT @Basiliscoe: Refighting battle of #NewOrleans- spoiler- we still don’t win!
ResearchPressUK RT @BritishCarbines: GUN OF THE WEEK Eliott volunteer carbine by Mather of Newcastle #flintlock #carbine
ResearchPressUK 132-year-old #Winchester Model 1873 found against a tree at Great Basin National Park, Nevada @NatlParkService
ResearchPressUK #picturepuzzle gauge by Wilson & Steward but what is it for? More info and link to answer via
ResearchPressUK RT @NRAofUK: We have recently concluded our annual review and agreed a development plan for the NRA for 2015, 2016 and 2017....
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ResearchPressUK #Whitworth #rifle #bullet mould. A rare accessory for this famous rifle, that saw use in the #American #CivilWar