Last updated          Saturday, 27 November 2010

  Serial No. #####                   Model  2nd model                                  Type   p rev

  Calibre 380 cf                       No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  4.5"

  Retailed by

  Conversion serial number CH101;

  Serial No. ######                 Model  NWT                                        Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  4.5"

  Retailed by

  Cased in European style with green velvet; No proof; Copy of TAK D/T made by A V Lebeda a Prague;

  Marked on barrel "Infanterie Officiers Equitation 1860" Presentation with all the officiers names engraved

  on the cylinder

  Serial No. 07034#                  Model  4th model (conversion)                 Type   p rev

  Calibre 450 cf                       No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  6"

  Retailed by     Blanch., J & Son   Grace Church St. London

  Serial No. is conversion number; Adams 1867 style conversion;

  Serial No. 07105#                  Model  1st model (conversion)                 Type   p rev

  Calibre 450 cf                       No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  5"

  Retailed by

  Double trigger No. 316; Serial No. is conversion number; Adams 1867 style conversion;

  Serial No. 11232#                  Model  NWT                                        Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  6"

  Retailed by

  Cased in European style with red baize; Belgian proof; Copy of TAK D/T made by Pirlot Freres a Liege;

  Marked under grip JD; Marked Adams Patent

  Serial No. 16479#                  Model  NWT                                        Type   p rev

  Calibre 120 B                        No of shots                                          Barrel length  4"

  Retailed by     Francotte., A.   Liege

  Cased in European style with red baize; Belgian proof; Copy of third model; Marked under grip JD;

  Marked Adams Patent

  Serial No. 22350#                  Model  3rd model (conversion)                 Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Higham., E. & G.   Ranelace St. Liverpool

  Conversion number; Cased with No. 22351; Adams style extractor; Rammer peg removed and hole filled;

  Silver escutcheon on each side of grip; One piece frame & barrel; Frame milled for loading gate

  Serial No. 22351#                  Model  3rd model (conversion)                 Type   p rev

  Calibre 380 cf                       No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Higham., E. & G.   Ranelace St. Liverpool

  Conversion number; Cased with No. 22350; Adams style extractor; Rammer peg removed and hole filled;

  Silver escutcheon on each side of grip; One piece frame & barrel; Frame milled for loading gate


  Serial No. 14768*                  Model  NWT                                        Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  6.25"

  Retailed by

  Double trigger; TAK style; Manufactured by Francotte, licensed by R. Adams & Co. London; Foliate eng;

   Adams patent

  Serial No. 17957?                  Model  4th model                                  Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Hayton., John   Grahamstown

  Described as an Adams, but appears to be a 4th model without the spur on the trigger;

  Serial No. 00160                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ??

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 00176                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 36 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Deane Adams & Deane.   30 King William St. London Bridge.

  Marked "Makers HRH Prince Albert."

  Serial No. 00198                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 00203                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 00204                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 00260                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  7.75"

  Retailed by     Wilkinson & Son   Pall Mall. London

  Cased with green baize and label; Fitted with Braziers rammer, marked J. Brazier Patent No.736; Rammer

  may have been fitted at a later date

  Serial No. 00294                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by


  Serial No. 00298                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 00308                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 34 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 00365                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 00489                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 00501                    Model  Patent breech loading                  Type   p rif

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   1                                      Barrel length  24"

  Retailed by

  Round inspection plate held by 2 screws; Sling swivels fitted; Screw on flash shield; Arbor catch on

  bottom of frame; One fixed and three leaf rear sights; Sighted to 400 yds

  Serial No. 00502                    Model  Patent breech loading                  Type   p rif

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   1                                      Barrel length  24"

  Retailed by

   Horizontal hinged breech plug for loading paper cartridge; Plug is set tight against barrel by means of set

  screw; 3 groove rifling; Rear sight with 2 folding leafs 1/2/300 yards; Pat 16/6/1854; "2" under barrel

  Serial No. 00862                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 00987                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 52 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 01292                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by


  Serial No. 01323                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 52 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 01338                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 01506                    Model  Double trigger                            Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Deane Adams & Deane.   London bridge

  Jewelled ivory grips; Heavily damascened

  Serial No. 01577                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 01581                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 01662                    Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 01808                    Model  3rd model ??                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 120 B                        No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  May have digit missing

  Serial No. 01855                    Model  ??                                            Type   p rev

  Calibre 80 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Griswold., A. B. & Co   New Orleans

  May have digit missing

  Serial No. 02030                    Model  ??                                            Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Hyde & Goodrich.   New Orleans

  Frame marked Tranters patented improvements; Top flat marked Manufactured for Hyde & Goodrich

  New Orleans; May have digits missing; May be Y suffix


  Serial No. 02117                    Model  ??                                            Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Lewis & Thomes   London

  Cased; Marked "Made expressly for Lewis & Tomes. London" May have T suffix

  Serial No. 02123                    Model  2nd model ??                              Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots                                          Barrel length

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 02130                    Model  2nd model                                  Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  May have T suffix

  Serial No. 02135                    Model  Double trigger                            Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  6"

  Retailed by     McGlinn   York St. Sydney

  May have T suffix; Foliate engraved; Reputedly used on Kiandra goldfields and Braidwood district; With

  saddle holster

  Serial No. 02143                    Model  2nd model                                  Type   p rev

  Calibre 36 B                         No of shots                                          Barrel length

  Retailed by     Blissett   Liverpool

  Serial No. 02148                    Model  2nd model                                  Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots                                          Barrel length

  Retailed by     Cogswell., B   224 Strand. London

  Serial No. 02153                    Model  2nd model                                  Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  6.5"

  Retailed by

  Does not have a suffix

  Serial No. 02179                    Model  ??                                            Type   p rev

  Calibre 120 B                        No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  3.75"

  Retailed by     Murcott., T   68 Haymarket. London

  Serial No. 02255                    Model  2nd model                                  Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots                                          Barrel length  6.5"

  Retailed by     Blissett., J   London


  Serial No. 02264                    Model  2nd model                                  Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots                                          Barrel length  6.75"

  Retailed by     Blissett., John   322 High Holborn. London

  Serial No. 02275                    Model  2nd model                                  Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots                                          Barrel length

  Retailed by     Cogswell., B   Strand. London

  Serial No. 02800                    Model  Double trigger                            Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Hyde & Goodrich.   New Orleans

  May have T suffix; Top strap marked W. Tranters patent - Hyde & Goodrich. Agents for the United

  States South; Owned by Lt Clayton Scholes, 14th New york Militia, killed Battle of first Manassas (Bull

  run) July 1861;

  Serial No. 04616                    Model  Double trigger                            Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 05956                    Model  Single trigger                              Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  6.5"

  Retailed by     Lowe., W   Chester

  Self cocking, no spur on hammer; Double trigger safety; Fitted with 2nd model rammer; London proofs;

  Cased in mahogany with green baize; Mould numbered to gun

  Serial No. 15616                    Model  ??                                            Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Lowe., W.M.   Chester

  Also listed as 15676; neither had a T suffix

  Serial No. 37812                    Model  3rd model (conversion)                 Type   p rev

  Calibre 442 rf                        No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  6.25"

  Retailed by

  Made on 1856 percussion frame; Origionally London proofed; Birmingham proofed after conversion;

  Reblued; Breech plate & Loading gate(lg-06) fitted; late 1868 extractor with unusual knob fitted;

  Renumbered when converted

  Serial No. 00602A                 Model  Bentley                                     Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  6.75"

  Retailed by     Smith. J   28 Loveday St. Birmingham

  Cased with red baize; Birmingham proof; Fitted with Tranter second model rammer,

  Serial No. 03016                    Model  Tranter Pat Combination               Type   t rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  6"

  Retailed by     Cogswell & Harrison.   Strand. London

  Marked on cylinder "Tranters Patent Combination Revolver"; no spur on trigger; Kerr rammer


  Serial No. 03027                    Model  Tranter Pat Combination               Type   t rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  5.875"

  Retailed by     Reilly., E. M. & Co.   502 New Oxford St. London

  Marked on cylinder "Tranters Patent Combination Revolver"; No spur on trigger; Kerr rammer; Cased,

  purple felt. may not be original; Two piece grips

  Serial No. 03034                    Model  Tranter Pat Combination               Type   t rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  5.875"

  Retailed by     Reilly., E. M. & Co.   502 New Oxford St. London

  Marked on cylinder "Tranters Patent Combination Revolver"; Cased in mahogany with cartridge cylinder

  (now missing); No spur on trigger; Two piece grips; Assy number 69; Kerr rammer, plunger marked

  3034; Half flash shield on R/H frame; 54B/442 rf

  Serial No. 03046                    Model  Tranter Pat Combination               Type   t rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  6"

  Retailed by

  Marked on cylinder "Tranters Patent Combination Revolver"; No spur on trigger; Kerr rammer; Two piece

   grips

  Serial No. 03066                    Model  Tranter Pat Combination               Type   t rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  5.25"

  Retailed by

  No spur on trigger; Two piece grips; Kerr rammer;

  Serial No. 03070                    Model  Tranter Pat Combination               Type   t rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Parker Field & Sons   233 High Holborn. London

  Marked "Tranters Patent Conversion? (Combination) Revolver"; Birm proof