Pete Erickson
PO Box 887
Fargo, ND 58102

701-241-4440

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Westley Richards "Monkey Tail" Carbine W092

Price:  $1850.00



.451 caliber, #342, 20 inch barrel, excellent bore (8 groove), 90% plum blue metal overall, wood is excellent with a "fracture" at left wrist, some scattered oxidation, retains nipple collar but no chain, excellent mechanically, top of breech door marked "Westley Richards/Patent", lock plate marked "Westley Richards & Co/1861", no ring on sling bar, ram rod may be replacement, though never officially adopted by the British army these carbines were widely used by the Yeomanry.  They were also favored by the Boers of South Africa.