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Small Arms of WWI Primer 136: British Webley Fosbery

Othais and Mae delve into the story of this WWI classic. Complete with history, function, and live fire demonstration.

C&Rsenal presents its WWI Primer series; covering the firearms of this historic conflict one at a time in honor of the centennial anniversary. Join us every other Tuesday!

Webley-Fosbery Automatic Revolver – .455 Webley

Forgotten Weapons:
Major Fosbery’s Breechloading Prototype Rifle
Fosbery’s Pump Shotgun: An AR15 Bolt in 1891

Additional reading:

British Secondary Small Arms 1914-1919 Vol.2
A.O. Edwards

The Webley Story
William Chipchase Dowell

Worldwide Webley
Stephen Cuthbertson

Webley & Scott Automatic Pistols
Gordon Bruce

Gazette des arms No 164
Webley Fosbery:
Le defi britannique
Henri Vuillemin

Paradox Vol.1
David J. Baker and Roger E. Lake

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

Animations by Bruno!

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