Obsolete Calibre Westley Richards Monkey Tail Rifle SN. 1438 *
Obsolete Calibre Very Rare Westley Richards .450 Calibre Monkey Tail Rifle in very good, original condition, with tight action and very good bore. 1867 dated, P prefix Portuguese hunters version, with the correct 33 inch barrel. Only 8000 of this model were ever made. At the request of the British government, Westley Richards began converting P53 rifles to breach loading configuration in 1859. They were known as Monkey Tails, and were very well received by the troops lucky enough to be issued them. They also gained a very good reputation for accuracy, which also made them popular with sports shooter as well. Obsolete calibre, no licence required.
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