Short Magazine Mark III Lee Enfield .303 rifle (deactivated)

Made:
c. 1917 in Birmingham

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Short Magazine Mark III Lee Enfield bolt action rifle (deactivated), used in First World War, barrell length 731 mm / 28.7 in and calibre 7.65 mm / .303 in, by Birmingham Small Arms Company Limited, United Kingdom, 1917

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Details

Category:
Public Health & Hygiene
Object Number:
2000-585
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), steel (metal), wood (unidentified)
type:
rifle
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • weapons and ammunition
  • weapon
  • firearm
credit:
Trident Arms
status:
Permanent collection

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