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Another ‘Khyber Pass Special’

Earlier his week a friend complained, tongue in cheek, that the Range Officer wouldn’t let him fire his Martini-action pistol on the pistol range. When I saw it, I knew why! Some time back I wrote about an alleged Enfield … Continue reading

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.577-450 Martini-Henry ‘Khyber Pass Special’

‘Take a look at this,’ said a friend, handing me a .577-450 Martini-Henry. Fresh back from the Anglo-Zulu War battlefields of Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift, I was in ‘Martini-Henry mode’ and fascinated to see an original. ‘The only thing is,’ said … Continue reading

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