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Restoring a Greener

greener stock

This was once a very fine W W Greener 12 guage side by side, sidelock hammer gun, and could be once again. The colour case hardening has worn – more likely polished away – from the very finely engraved round action and someone has sanded the stock down in an attempt at a “restoration” and …

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W W Greener of Birmingham Air Rifle

This first short paragraph from the Greener website: http://www.wwgreener.com/ “William Greener was the first member of the family to make guns. At the age of 14 he was apprenticed to John Gardner a gunmaker in Newcastle Upon Tyne. in Northumberland. When qualified he went to London and worked for Joe Manton, one of the best …

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