Westley Richards    Droplock Ejector Double Rifle   Two-Barrel Set     .470 Nitro Express and .375 H&H Magnum

Photo above: With safety bolted.     Photo below: With safety un-bolted.

With scoped .375 H&H barrels.  

 

Combination front sight equipment on both barrel sets: both folding hood and folding twilight bead.

 

Photo above: Hand-detachable droplocks.     Photo below: Bushed firing pins.

    

Proofs -.470 Nitro Express barrels.

 

Proofs: .375 H&H Magnum barrels.

Breech end of .375 H&H Belted Magnum barrels. Note Westley's superior, broad, reliable extractor claw which covers nearly 90 degrees of the cartridge base circumference.


28" SxS original .470NE platform-lump barrels with folding-hooded ramp

front sight, folding twilight bead, smooth concave rib and raised matted

quarter rib with four folding gold-lined express sights regulated for 50, 100,

200 & 300 yards. 28" SxS .375 H&H belted magnum chopper-lump barrels

added by the maker in 1986 with matching front sight equipment, smooth

concave rib and engraved quarter rib with three folding express sights

regulated for 100, 200 & 300 yards. 14 5/8" Pull from maker's mechanical

single selective trigger to leather-covered recoil pad. 1 1/2" - 2 1/4" Drop. No cast.

Fully figured dark walnut stock with separate Deeley-release beavertail

Southgate ejector forends for each barrel set, smooth horn capped pistol

grip, classic point-pattern checkering, classic comb and rear swivel stud.

Casehardened, scroll-engraved droplock action with Model C active doll's

head third bite, automatic ejectors, bushed firing pins, hinged floorplate,

extended top and bottom tangs, and with manual top tang bolted safety with

SAFE inlaid in gold. Weight: 11lbs, 14oz as a 470NE; 11lbs, 9oz as an iron-

sighted .375H&H. Leupold M8 2.5x Compact scope with fine duplex reticle

on Lenard Brownell quick-detachable mounts fitted for the .375 barrels. Built

1923. Recently restored by J J Perodeau and with casehardening by

Turnbull. Tight, with fine bores and in excellent mechanical condition. All in

nearly-new Huey-type fitted oak & leather case with turnscrews, cleaning

equipment, snap caps for both calibres, maker's trade label and leather-

trimmed canvas overcase. With targets for both barrel sets, shot with

modern Federal ammunition.   $44,750.

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