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by Allen Peterson 44
Sat Jun 24, 2017 12:37 am
Forum: Shotgun
Topic: Help dating a Manton
Replies: 8
Views: 12671

Re: Help dating a Manton

Thank you both for the information. By the way I went to the Holts site and before I had found the rifle you recommended I became enamored with an E James ten bore. I happen to have a big 8 bore made by Enos James in the picture attached . Its got 34 inch barrels and weighs in at 13.5 lbs. Not sure ...
by Allen Peterson 44
Sat Jun 17, 2017 1:14 am
Forum: Jokes, one-liners and cryptic comments
Topic: Grumpy bears
Replies: 0
Views: 2225

Grumpy bears

Bears are moody this one seemed fine until I beaned him with a snowball.
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by Allen Peterson 44
Fri Jun 16, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: Shotgun
Topic: Help dating a Manton
Replies: 8
Views: 12671

Re: Help dating a Manton

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Thank you John, That makes sense Perhaps it came back from India and got restocked. The interior inletting of the locks was done by someone who really took pride in their work and had considerable skill.
by Allen Peterson 44
Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: Shotgun
Topic: Help dating a Manton
Replies: 8
Views: 12671

Help dating a Manton

http://i449.photobucket.com/albums/qq216/simcgunner/londonproof_zps6a5e3037.jpg I have a nice Manton hammerless sidelock with intercepting sears. A friend is a Ferlack trained gunmaker and told me it is an extremely well made gun. It is built on a Webley-screw grip action has the best job of inlett...
by Allen Peterson 44
Wed Jun 14, 2017 1:32 pm
Forum: Hunting, Wildlife and Conservation
Topic: never Quits
Replies: 2
Views: 3636

Re: never Quits

Tim this was after a long day in the california dessert. Image No shooting back at the hotel in the city. just restin up for the next jaunt.
by Allen Peterson 44
Wed Jun 14, 2017 1:41 am
Forum: Hunting, Wildlife and Conservation
Topic: never Quits
Replies: 2
Views: 3636

never Quits

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After spending the Day in the dessert finding Quail she stops to point tweety bird in a palm tree at the hotel