Browning .45-70 Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall (BPCR)

Falling Block Rifle (R/H) - S/H

£1,550US$2,128/€1,855

  • Browning .45-70  Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall (BPCR)
  • Browning .45-70  Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall (BPCR)
  • Browning .45-70  Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall (BPCR)
  • Browning .45-70  Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall (BPCR)
  • Browning .45-70  Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall (BPCR)
  • Browning .45-70  Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall (BPCR)
  • Browning .45-70  Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall (BPCR)
  • Browning .45-70  Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall (BPCR)
  • Browning .45-70  Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall (BPCR)
  • Browning .45-70  Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall (BPCR)
  • Browning .45-70  Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall (BPCR)
  • Browning .45-70  Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall (BPCR)
This item was for sale as of 21:58, 14 Jan 22

Description

BROWNING/WINCHESTER 1885 HIGH WALL RIFLE 45/70 CALIBRE IN ABSOLUTELY STUNNING IMMACULATE CONDITION.

PLEASE EMAIL ME WITH ANY QUESTIONS BUT DON'T TELEPHONE AS YOU WILL JUST GET AN ANSWERPHONE MESSAGE.

CAN BE VIEWED AT CRADLEY HEATH NR BIRMINGHAM BY SERIOUS POTENTIAL BUYERS - EMAILED SCAN OF FAC REQUIRED BEFORE VISIT ( ON ADVICE OF WEST MERCIA POLICE)

THIS IS THE FAMOUS BROWNING MADE BPCR COMPETITION MODEL. IT IS THE MOST FAVOURED AND SUCCESSFUL SINGLE SHOT LONG RANGE BREECH LOADER IN THE USA.
SUITABLE FOR BOTH BLACK POWDER OR NITRO CARTRIDGES (UK NITRO PROOFED). IMMACULATE CONDITION THROUGHOUT AND MECHANICALLY PERFECT. MANUFACTURED IN 1998 AND VIRTUALLY UNUSED.

THE STANDARD OF ENGINEERING AND FINISH OF THIS RIFLE IS NOTHING SHORT OF BREATHTAKING!

MINT CONDITION VERNIER LONG RANGE SIGHT BY TOM AXTELL MADE IN USA AND HOODED BROWNING FORESIGHT WITH SPIRIT LEVEL.

FITTED WITH THE INCOMPARABLE HAND LAPPED BADGER USA MADE HALF OCTAGONAL HEAVY COMPETITION BARREL CAPABLE OF INCREDIBLE ACCURACY AND THE STANDARD BY WITH ALL OTHERS ARE JUDGED IN THE USA. BADGER BARRELS INC WERE MAKERS OF HIGH PRECISION MILITARY AND COMPETITION RIFLE BARRELS AND ARE STILL CONSIDERED THE EPITOME OF CONSISTANT LONG RANGE COMPETITION ACCURACY.

COLOUR CASE STEEL RECEIVER, BUTTPLATE AND GRIP CAP. EXQISITE HIGHLY FIGURED HAND OILED WALNUT STOCK WITH PERFECTLY CHEQUERED PISTOL GRIP AND FOREND WHICH IS SCHNABLE STYLED.
THE HEAVY MATCH BARREL IS FINISHED IN A BEAUTIFUL MATT BLUE.
8 GROOVE RIFLING DESIGNED FOR HEAVY CAST LEAD BULLETS. CHAMBERED FOR THE CLASSIC 45/70 STRAIGHT WALL CARTRIDGE. THIS WONDERFUL RIFLE IS CAPABLE OF HANDLING THE HEAVIEST BLACK POWDER OR SMOKELESS LOADS YOU CAN THROW AT IT!

BARREL LENGHTH 30 INCHES - SIGHT RADIUS - 34 INCHES – WEIGHT - 11 LBS - RIFLING 8 GROOVE-TWIST 1-18 INCHES - OVERALL LENGTH 46 INCHES.

THIS WAS A VERY EXPENSIVE RIFLE IN 1998 RETAILING IN THE UK @ £1850.00 – TODAY IT WOULD COST IN EXCESS OF £2500.00 BUT IS SADLY NO LONGER MADE BY BROWNING OR WINCHESTER.
SELLING FOR £1,550.00

NO OFFERS OR TIME WASTERS PLEASE.


Specifications

  • Browning
  • Browning/Winchester 1885 High Wall
  • Firearm
  • Right Handed
  • 30"
  • 11lb.
  • United States of America
  • Other
  • 1
  • Used

Seller

  • Private
  • John
  • Cradley Heath, WEST MIDLANDS
  • 01531-XXX XXX

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