Armourer

I am armourer for several re-enactment groups.

At events I can stage displays of the small arms used in different periods, concentrating mainly those used by the British Army.

Use the links below to find more information about the history and characteristics of the various guns.

 

British Land Pattern Service Musket (Brown Bess)
In service: 1722 - 1838

 

 

Pattern 39
 

 

 

 
Pattern 42
 

 

 

 
Pattern 53 Minie Rifled Musket
 

 

 

 
Pattern 58 Enfield Navy Carbine
 

 

 

 
Snider Enfield Breech-loading Rifle
 

 

 

 
Martini Henry Rifle

 

 

 
Martini Metford Rifle
 

 

 

 
Martini Enfield Rifle
 

 

 

 
Magazine Lee Metford
 

 

 

 
Magazine Lee Enfield (Long Lee)
 

 

 

 
Short Magazine Lee Enfield (SMLE)
 

 

 

 
P14 Rifle
 

 

 

 
Number 4 Rifle
 

 

 

 
FN-FAL L1A1 Self-Loading Rifle (SLR)
 

 

 

L85A1 (SA-80)

 

 

 
L85A2
 

 

 

Machine Guns
 

 

 

 
Maxim Machine Gun
 

 

 

 
Vickers Machine Gun
 

 

 

 
Lewis Light Machine Gun
 

 

 

 
Bren Gun
 

 

 

L7 GPMG

 

 

L86 Light Support Weapon

 

 

M249 Squad Automatic Weapon