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History Primer 198: Webley’s Improved Government Revolver Documentary | C&Rsenal

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

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

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Additional reading:
Webley Revolvers
Gordon Bruce and Christian Reinhart

The Illustrated Naval and Military Magazine – March 1st 1887
Inventions Applicable to the Requirements of Her Majesty’s Naval and Military Forces

Pall Mall Budget – August 29 1884
Guns, Rifles, and Pistols

The Field, The Country Gentlemans’ Newspaper – Dec 16 1882
Shooting: Webley’s Improved Government Pattern Revolver, .455 Caliber

The Field – March 10 1883
Shooting: Webley’s Improved Government Revolver

The Field – March 29 1884
Shooting: Trial of Webley’s Army Revolver

The Field – May 25 1889
Letter to Editor – Edwinson C. Green

International Arms & Militaria Collector #28
The Webley W.G.
Gordon Bruce

Adams’ Revolvers
WHJ Chamberlain & AWF Taylerson

Ammunition data thanks to DrakeGmbH

Animations by Bruno!

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