The Quarterly Magazine of the MLAGB

201404winter Winter 2014
Chairman's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Reports
Branch News
Cannon News
Pistol News
Rifle News
Shotgun News
Electrolytic De-Rusting
Entante Cordiale
A Sam Smith Gun
Rules For Bad Sportsmen
A Sam Smith Gun
The Great Northern Enfield Match
Nottinghamshire Shooters Vs The Confederates
Book News
Readers' Letters
Book News
Collectors' Corner
Quiz From the Sale Room
201403autumn Autumn 2014
Chairman's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Reports
Branch News
Cannon News
Pistol News
Rifle News
Shotgun News
Story of a Rifle
Lieut. Lenox VC
BSCC News
Hollis Monkey Tail Conversion
Collecting and Restoration
Hardings Holster
Wimbledon Rifle Meeting 1860
Book News
Readers' Letters
Book News
Collectors' Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
201402summer Summer 2014
Chairman's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Insurance Cover
Reports
Branch News
Cannon News
Pistol News
Rifle News
Shotgun News
Obituaries
The Colonels Punt Gun
Restoration of Junk Pepperbox
BSCC and FESAC News
Pattern 1858 & 1859 Smooth Bore Musket
Two Pocket Pistols
William Powell and Son
Collectors' Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
Readers Letters
201401spring Spring 2014
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Obituary
Calendar of Events
Annual General Meeting 2014 Agenda
Annual General Meeting 2013 Minutes
Cannon News
Shotgun News
British Shooting Sports Council
Further Thoughts on Casting
An Early Breech-Loading Rifle by Kavanagh
Harvey of Exeter, Gunmaker
Guildford Gunpowder Mirror
Two Crimean War Revolvers
The British Volunteer System
Remington Revolver Rebuild
Tuning the 1858 Remington Repro
Book News
Readers' Letters
What The Papers Said
Collectors' Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
Branch News
201304winter Winter 2013
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Obituary
Calendar of Events
Pistol News
Rifle News
Rifle & Musket Record Scores
Shotgun News
British Shooting Sports Council
Great Northern Enfield Match
Entente Cordiale 2013
MLAIC European Championships
MLAIC Long Range World Championships
First Grand Prix MLAIC
Harvey of Exeter, Gunmaker
A Philadelphia Percussion Pistol
Pepperbox Restoration
Readers' Letters
Quiz from the Sale Room
Branch News
 201303autumn Autumn 2013
Chairman's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Obituary
Shotgun News
Pistol News
Cannon News
British Shooting Sports Council
Yorkshire Game Fair
Arming Georgia
Bar Hammer Pepperbox Revolvers
What is a Reveolver?
Readers' Letters
Collectors' Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
Branch News
201302summer Summer 2013
Chairman's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Pistol News
Rifle News
Shotgun News
British Shooting Sports Council
The French Connection - Souppes 2013
Jersey Open
Readers' Letters
60 years of 'Black Powder'
The Pre-history of Gunpowder
The Restoration of Irish Tom
Arming Georgia
An Important Discovery
Collectors' Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
Branch News
 201301spring Spring 2013
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Battle for Jersey Commemoration
Calendar of Events
Annual General Meeting 2013 Agenda
Annual General Meeting 2012 Minutes
Shotgun News
Rifle News
Pistol News
British Shooting Sports Council
The Great Northern Enfield Match - 2012
Rifle Guns (October 1859)
Kerr Rifle
Cooper or Underhammer Type Pepperboxes
An American B & S Pistol
Notes from the Sale Room
Readers' Letters
Branch News
201204winter Winter 2012
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Calendar of Events
Obituary
Pistol News
Rifle News
Rifle & Musket Record Scores
Shotgun News
Game Fair News
British Shooting Sports Council
Entente Cordiale, Chinon, France - May 2012
MLAIC World Championships, Pforzheim 2012
19thC French Powder Flasks and Shot Pouches
19th Century Riflemen
Mechanical Advantage
Reader's Letters
The Mapping of India
Book News
Collectors' Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
Branch News
201203autumn Autumn 2012
Chairman's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Obituary
Shotgun News
Pistol News
Rifle News
British Shooting Sports Council
150th Anniversary of the Elcho Shield Match
Yorkshire Game Fair
A Swedish Bess
Horatio Ross
Samuel Pepys' Diary
Reader's Letters
Shooting the Flintlock Pistol Competitively
A Japanese Monkey Tail?
Pistol Duelling in New Zealand
Guns For Sale
Faversham Gunpowder Mills
Readers' Letters
Collectors' Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
Branch News
201202summer Summer 2012
Chairman's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Obituary
Pistol News
Shotgun News
Rifle News
British Shooting Sports Council
Legacy of the Civil War - Breech Loading Arms
Silent History
Reader's Letters
J. Farmer & S. Galton: 18thC Gunmaking
Common Sense and Gunpowder
Collectors' Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
Branch News
201201spring Spring 2012
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Calendar of Events
Pistol News
Rifle News
Shotgun News
Annual General Meeting minutes 2011
Annual General Meeting agenda 2012
British Shooting Sports Council
Reader's Letters
A Concession to the Past
Cavanagh the Dublin Gunmakers
Matched Pairs - Powder Flasks
Silent History
Making Springs
Book News
Collectors' Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
Branch News
201104winter Winter 2011
The President's Address
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Obituary
Calendar of Events
Shotgun News
Pistol News
Rifle News
Rifle & Musket Record Scores
British Shooting Sports Council
Entente Cordiale Match, Bisley
14th European Championships, Finland
8th Long Range World Championships, Bisley
Building A Model Cannon
Smoking Is Good For You
Ferguson
James Walker's Powder Barrels
Book News
Collectors' Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
Branch News
201103autumn Autumn 2011
Chairman's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Obituary
British Shooting Sports Council
Shotgun News
St. Fagans: National History Museum
Closure of Colt's London Factory
An Unusual Percussion Pocket Pistol
Hay 1858 Pattern Enfield Rifle
A Grantham Volunteer Prize Rifle
Reader's Letters
For A Few Squirrels More
Forging A Hook On A Spring
Collector's Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
Branch News
201102summer Summer 2011
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Game Fair News
8th Long Range World Championships (Preview)
Calendar of Events
Rifle News
Pistol News
Shotgun News
British Shooting Sports Council
Reader's Letters
Cannon Shooting In The Netherlands
An Unearthed Colt Revolver
Vandalism or Veneration?
We Don't Always Have The Answer
'Pickets' versus Bullets
A Gunmakers Tools and Supplies: 1739, 1797
Making Springs
201101spring Spring 2011
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Calendar of Events
Obituary
Reader's Letters
Annual General Meeting 2011
Shotgun News
Pistol News
British Shooting Sports Council
An Accident Waiting to Happen
Book News
A Christmas Cracker
More Thoughts on Casting
Long Range Rifle Fire
A Napoleonic Powder Horn
A Philadelphia Percussion Pistol
Public Auctions at The Tower of London
Collector's Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
Branch News
201004winter Winter 2010
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Calendar of Events
Pistol News
6th MLAGB Scottish Pistol Competition
Shotgun News
Rifle News
Rifle & Musket Record Scores
The International Scene
British Shooting Sports Council
24th MLAIC World Championships
Match Shooting With The Enfield Rifle
The Hilscher Story - Part 2
Manhattan Fire Arms Manufacturing Company
Silent History
A Philadelphia Long Rifle
Collector's Corner
Book News
Reader's Letters
Branch News
201003autumn Autumn 2010
Chairman's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Obituary
Pistol News
Shotgun News
British Shooting Sports Council
Readers' Letters
3rd Yorkshire Game & Country Fair
The Spirit of the Age!
Range Finder
Entente Cordiale 2010
Colt, The Early Years
The Hilscher Story - Part 1
Silent History
Making Springs for Flintlock or Percussion Lock
Collector's Corner
Notes from the Sale Room
Branch News
201002summer Summer 2010
Chairman's Notes
President's Address to the 2010 AGM
Smoke Signals
Obituary
Calendar of Events
Rifle News
Pistol News
Shotgun News
British Shooting Sports Council
Back to the Future - Shooting on Jersey
All the Fun of the Fair
Silent History
Beyond Logan: The Underhammer Pistol
Gunmaker's Hollow Mills
Two Late and Well Travelled Flasks
Manhattan Percussion Revolvers
The Brown Bess
Book News
Readers' Letters
Collectors' Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
Branch News
201001spring Spring 2010
Chairman's Notes
President's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Annual General Meeting 2010
Obituary
Shotgun News
Rifle News
The International Scene
British Shooting Sports Council
Range Finder
The International Living History Fair
Readers' Letters
Joshua Jenour's Shot Cartridge
Eley's Patent Wire Cartridge
Even More on CastinDon't Lose Your Temper (Making Spings)
A Fistful of Squirrels
A Breadalbane Prize Rifle
Manufacture of the Copper Percussion Cap
Book News
Collectors' Corner
Notes From the Sale Room
Branch News
 200904winter Winter 2009
Chairman's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Shotgun News
Pistol News
Rifle News
Rifle & Musket Record Scores
Postal Notes
The International Scene
British Shooting Sports Council
5th MLAGB Scottish Pistol Championships
7th MLAIC World Long Range Championships
13th MLAIC European Championships
The Origins of International Muzzle Loading
English Revolver Bore Sizes
Book Reviews
Readers' Letters
Collectors' Corner
Brunel's Polygonal Rifle
Notes from the Sale Room
Branch News
200903autumn Autumn 2009
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Calendar of Events
Rifle News
Shotgun News
Pistol News
British Shooting Sports Council
Mapledurham Have A Go Stand
Game Fair "Have A Go" Stands
Royal Cornwall Show
42nd Entente Cordiale Rifle Match
Championnat de France 2009
Hammer Springs for Percussion Revolvers
Further Thoughts on Casting
Do Not Let Your Servants Near Your Gun Powder13th MLAIC European Championships
1851 Adams Chamber Dimensions
Readers' Letters
Collectors' Corner
British Pathe
Notes from the Sale Room
Branch News
200902summer Summer 2009
Chairman's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Shotgun News
Pistol News
British Shooting Sports Council
British Shooting Show, February 2009
The Worshipful Company of Gunmakers
Last of the "Tower", Bagot Street, Birmingham
The M1863 Sharps
The Goodwin's Orthoptic Sight
US Navy Elgin Cutlass Pistol
An Accident Waiting to Happen?
Charles Reeves and His Revolvers
Miniature Firearms of Norman Johnson
Hawkes & John Blanch Junior
The Holtzapffel Company
Colt/Remington Trigger Springs
Collectors' Corner
Book Review
Notes from the Sale Room
Readers' Letters
A Muzzle Loading Misunderstanding
Branch News
200901spring Spring 2009
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Calendar of Events
Annual General Meeting 2009
Annual General Meeting 2008
Rifle News
Shotgun News
The International Scene
Postal News
British Shooting Sports Council
Shooting English Revolvers
Powder Flask with Royal Connections
Making Springs For Old Guns
Screw Threads
What is an Authentic Matchlock?
Spring Quiz
Reader's Letters
A String of Shots
A Rifle by Royland Southgate
The Goodwin's Orthoptic Sight
Rifle Sights
The Illicit Jokers Club
MLAGB ... The Early Years
Gun Making Tools
Collector's Corner
Notes from the Sale Room
Branch News
200804winter Winter 2008
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Calendar of Events
Pistol News
Shotgun News
Rifle News
Rifle & Musket Record Scores
The International Scene
British Shooting Sports Council
Readers' Letters
Christmas Quiz
MLAIC World Championships Report
Screw Threads
Lessons in Lubrication
2 Bore Rifle
Squirrel Shoot II
Reeves Revolvers
Notes & Queries
Collectors' Corner
Notes from the Sale Room
Branch News
200803autumn Autumn 2008
Chairman's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Club House News
Rifle News
Pistol News
Shotgun News
Postal Competition News
British Shooting Sports Council
A Singular Attempt At Suicide
1st Yorkshire Game & Country Fair
Monmouth Country Show/Pandy Show
A Muzzle Loading Squirrel Shoot
The Cannon Igniter
Casting for the Muzzle Loader
The Windsor Enfield
Saltpetre in Medieval Gunpowder
Broken Frizzen Spring
Notes & Queries
Collectors' Corner
European Arms Collectors
English Flintlock Pistols
Notes from the Sale Room
Branch News
200802summer Summer 2008
Chairman's Notes
Calendar of Events
Smoke Signals
Obituaries
British Shooting Sports Council
Club House News
Shotgun News
Pistol News
Rifle News
Entente Cordiale Rifle Match 2008
Warwick Branch Make a Stand
Readers' Letters
Notes & Queries
Casting for the Muzzle Loader
New to Competition?
My Matchlock Pistol
J.R.'s Pistol
A Japanese Musket in the Sakai Style
Ezekiel Baker
Isaac Riviere and the Lockless Gun
Observation on a Curious Belgian
Chadburn's Distance Gauge
Collectors' Corner
Notes from the Sale Room
Branch News
200801spring Spring 2008
Chairman's Notes
Your Council of Management
Smoke Signals
Calendar of Events
Annual General Meeting 2008
Annual General Meeting 2007
Club House News
The International Scene
Pistol News
Rifle News
Shotgun News
British Shooting Sports Council
Range Finder
Sir Joseph Whitworth
Flintlock Pocket Pistols
The Headless River Expedition
Muzzle Loading Hunting in the USA Today
The School of Musketry, Hythe
Readers' Letters
Collectors' Corner
Notes from the Sale Room
Sergeant Bates
Branch News
Obituary
200704winter Winter 2007
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Range Finder
Club House News
Postal Notes
Shotgun News
Rifle News
Rifle & Musket Record Scores
Pistol News
The International Scene
British Shooting Sports Council
European Championships, Italy
World Long Range Championships, South Africa
Grand Prix de Versailles
Pistol Marksmanship
Readers' Letters
Resources of Modern Warfare - Small Fire-Arms
Hythe School of Musketry
The Enfield Registration Society
Ammunition Boxes at Isandlwana
Casting for the Muzzle Loader
Collectors' Corner
Notes from the Sale Room
Branch News
Autumn National Clay Shoot
Vintage Rally/Pandy Show
200703autumn Autumn 2007
Chairman's Notes
The Wind of Change?
Smoke Signals
British Shooting Sports Council
Liability Cover For Members
Obituaries
Range Finder
Club House News
Pistol News
Rifle News
North of England Championships
BASC and ACPO Seminar
Laser Sights
Chalons - The Camp
A Surrey Yeomanry Rifle?
Casting for the Muzzle Loader
Charcoal and Gunpowder Manufacture
More Verniers, Ventometers and Wind Gauges
Readers' Letters
Not a Trap Gun
Black Bear Hunting
Fire
Collectors' Corner
A Poacher's Gun - Revisited
Notes & Queries
Notes from the Sale Room
Branch News
200702summer Summer 2007
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
Obituaries
Club House News
Rifle News
Pistol News
Shotgun News
British Shooting Sports Council
Readers' Letters
Pembrokeshire ML Pistol Championships
Trafalgar ML 21st Anniversary
19th Souppes Sur Loing
Tom Readhead : Pistol Coaching
Enfield Rifle Shooting
Christmas Challenge - Answers
Book Review
A Poacher's Gun?
Notes & Queries
Revolver Origins
Two-Grooved, Brunswick Rifle
A Surrey Rifle Volunteer's Rifle
Murcott's Vernier
A Trap Gun
Hale's Patent Shotgun
Akrills of Beverly
Collectors' Corner
Notes from the Sale Room
Branch News
200701spring Spring 2007
Chairman's Notes
Smoke Signals
2006 AGM Minutes
Range Finder
2007 AGM Agenda
Obituary - Margot Bell
Pistol News
The International Scene
Rifle News
Shotgun News
Postal Notes
British Shooting Sports Council
Long Range Muzzle Loading
The Pin Fire Shotgun
Isuthu
Readers' Letters
Goal Setting
Deane-Harding Percussion Revolvers
Notes & Queries
Collectors' Corner
Notes from the Sale Room
Branch News