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Long Range Target Shooting & Associated History

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Firearms

Long range target rifle development. Gunmaker histories and rifles. Ammunition, including contemporary loading comment and experiments. Rifle and shooting accessories.

Marksmanship

Contemporary information and historical articles. Long range rifle fire. Rifle Associations and Clubs. Wimbledon, Dollymount, Creedmoor and the international matches.

Riflemen

Queen's prize winners were hailed as hero's. Thousands of spectators witnessed the long range international matches. Who were these riflemen that attracted such public attention....?

Rifle Volunteers

Rifle Volunteer Corps were established in Great Britain in 1859. This movement continued to 1908 when the Territorial Force was created from the Yeomanry and Volunteer Forces.

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ResearchPressUK RT @LRMLorg: A bit of #paperpatching to do now! #LongRange #MuzzleLoading #Rifle shoot #Bisley next weekend. #blackpowder #lrml https://t.c…
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ResearchPressUK 'Future Weapon of the #British #Soldier' first published 1869 on replacement of #Snider by #Martini-Henry #rifle https://t.co/WsYcg7cTLf
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ResearchPressUK RT @LongRangeRifles: Members will shoot at #Bisley on 5 June in the LRR 1000yd Championship. 30 shots #muzzleloading #blackpowder #rifle ht…
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ResearchPressUK 1866 article possibly earliest published detail #Snider #breechloading conversion of #muzzleloading #Enfield #rifle https://t.co/lBwO2NoI0T
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ResearchPressUK RT @NRAMuseums: #GunOfTheDay - Sharps Model 1859 Carbine #NRAMuseums #guns #history #carbine Read more: https://t.co/15PmMDLgmx https://t.c…
ResearchPressUK RT @LRMLorg: Bullet casting done, now paper patching for the #muzzleloading #Gibbs #Metford #rifle - 1000yd at Bisley next week https://t.c…
ResearchPressUK RT @LRMLorg: Some pictures from #Bisley and brief notes on 3 days of #longrange #muzzleloading #targetshooting @mlagb @NRAofUK https://t.co
ResearchPressUK RT @LongRangeRifles: Results for weekend Volunteer Trophy and 900yd Championship available via Competitions section of LRR web site #lrml h…
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ResearchPressUK Century Range, #Bisley. Spent the day here #shooting #muzzleloading #rifle & #blackpowder cartridge rifle at 500yds https://t.co/NjlrcO8LgW