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#1 j j m

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Posted 18 August 2017 - 06:49 pm

my mate called me today up the caravan he says ive been clearing a old barn for a old couple and behind a old partition wall i found two very old air rifles he says one is ove 85 years old but hes not sure about the other one though its really old as well,he said there no good to me so when you get back you can have them ,one was wrapped in grease proof paper and the barrel had been plugged so nothing could go in it ,that one he said is in very good condition for its age,big shaun T is going to have a look at them to see what he thinks,ok for nothing


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#2 Hydropotesinermis

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Posted 19 August 2017 - 06:42 am

Nice. Any pics?

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Posted 19 August 2017 - 07:19 am

Ooh, they could be very interesting Jeff :yes:

Like Hydro said, get some pictures up mate :thumbs:

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Posted 19 August 2017 - 07:26 am

Pics Jeff ? :hmm: 



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Posted 19 August 2017 - 09:30 am

If it says Girandoni you will need a high pressure pump....



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Posted 19 August 2017 - 09:32 am

Oooohh sounds very interesting Jeff.

 

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Posted 19 August 2017 - 01:32 pm

im sorry i dont do pics ,shaun took them at dinner time today to his uncle that knows everything there is to know about ols guns not my cup of tea,but i told him if his uncle wants them he can have them as hes always working on old guns,there no good to me so some one might as well have them



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Posted 20 August 2017 - 12:19 pm

im sorry i dont do pics ,shaun took them at dinner time today to his uncle that knows everything there is to know about ols guns not my cup of tea,but i told him if his uncle wants them he can have them as hes always working on old guns,there no good to me so some one might as well have them

Tell Shaun if he wants them done up ill do them for him Jeff

 

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Posted 21 August 2017 - 01:48 pm

So that is where I put them. Was looking for them everywhere.

Enjoy jjm

 

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#10 j j m

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Posted 21 August 2017 - 08:04 pm

his uncle took them jimmy mate,the one wrapped in freece proof paper and boxed needs very little done to ive been told



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Posted 21 August 2017 - 08:06 pm

just a snap i will tell shaun ive found the owner mate



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Posted 22 August 2017 - 12:51 pm

A few picts would of been nice they age from the second world  war  ?.



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Posted 22 August 2017 - 06:35 pm

mate they were not in my hands long enough



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Posted 22 August 2017 - 08:05 pm

Makes you wonder why somebody would wrap a gun in grease proof paper then stash it in a wall ?  stolen or something along those lines 



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Posted 22 August 2017 - 09:41 pm

So what make and models were they then.




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