Dating imperial pocket knives
Its title changed to The Loyal Regiment (North Lancashire) in 1921.The Regiment was formed initially with two battalions, the 1st Battalion being created from the former 47th (Lancashire) Regiment of Foot, and the 2nd from the former 81st (Loyal Lincoln Volunteers).It is 7 overall length with a 3 octagonal screw off steel barrel. The action works as it should with a strong spring action. Sn 13835 - 13835A very good pepperbox bar hammer revolver made circa 1870.The barrels smoothbore has just light staining consistent with age and it measures .455 muzzle diameter (approx. The revolver measures 8" overall and the barrel cluster is 3 length.The brass trigger guard with extended tang and acanthus bud finial and brass butt plate tang have engraved scrollwork decoration. Price for this large Victorian fowling piece includes UK delivery.NB As an antique percussion firearm no licence is required to own this item in the UK if retained as part of collection or display.Sn 13766 - 13766This is a large Victorian era percussion fowling piece/ punt gun.
The Regiment recruited primarily from the towns of Central Lancashire, including Preston, Chorley, Bolton and Wigan.The holster is intact but does have wear consistent with age.The price for this pistol worthy of further research includes UK delivery.Sn 13766 1860 Dated British Military Enfield Tower 2 Band .577 Calibre Percussion Rifle Regiment Marked V NL 434 To The Loyal North Lancashire Volunteers.Sn 13765 - 13765The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment was formed in 1881 as part of the Cardwell reforms of the British Army.