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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....?

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ResearchPressUK Memoir of William Ellis #Metford - GibbsMetford / GibbsFarquharsonMetford / DeeleyEdgeMetford / LeeMetford #rifle https://t.co/z6lYONC0mj
ResearchPressUK Pleased to see my score of 97 at 100m won the black powder cartridge rifle match in @MLAGB competition at the weekend #BPCR #targetshooting
ResearchPressUK The Woe’s of Corporal Peake.... #Whitworth Cartridges, the Queen’s Prize lost and Putney under fire! @NRAofUK https://t.co/UjQlYcknDK
ResearchPressUK Good day shooting #muzzleloading & #breechloading #blackpowder #rifles with @mlagb at their range at Wedgnock, nr Warwick, today.
ResearchPressUK Thoughts on the last @NRAofUK #Wimbledon #Rifle Meeting 1889: prior to move to #Bisley @GBShooting @SurreyArchives https://t.co/Sht4xQXzdM
ResearchPressUK RT @NRAofUK: The Elcho result announcement on Stickledown Range #NRAUK #Imperial147 https://t.co/BU2WtcM31J
ResearchPressUK 3rd annual Dick Hoff Memorial #BlackPowder #Rifle Match 9-10 July '16, Miami Rifle and Pistol Club, Cincinnati, Ohio https://t.co/idKZf1zN3P
ResearchPressUK The Creedmoor Era - #Creedmoor & the International #LongRange #targetshooting competitions of #blackpowder rifle era https://t.co/MrRKX8o4JP
ResearchPressUK #Enfield Paper Cartridges - article draws from Hawes' work on #Rifle #Ammunition (1859) & other contemporary sources https://t.co/VOAec3s5WA