Last updated          Saturday, 27 November 2010

  Serial No. 01662R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 01773R                  Model  Double trigger                            Type   p rif

  Calibre 48 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  21.5"

  Retailed by

  May be 54 bore

  Serial No. 04021R                  Model  2nd model                                  Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  8"

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

  Round patent stamp; Straight line patent stamp on rammer; Second model rammer screwed to frame;

  Cased with label, green baize

  Serial No. 04027R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  7.75"

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

  Cased; Serial No. may be 4021R; Tranter marking in a straight line; Trigger number 818; Internal

  No.1698; Butt trap in grips for caps; Converted Adams S-C?; London proofed; Listed as 2nd model

  Serial No. 04266R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 34 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

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

  Serial No. 04521R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 04697R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 04704R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by


  Serial No. 04737R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 60 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  ?

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

  Calibre .429"; Serial number on cylinder; Rear screw fixing the trigger guard is from inside frame into a

  blind hole in the guard

  Serial No. 04795R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 04980R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  8"

  Retailed by     Walsh Dunne & Co.   Melbourne

  "M6" marked on front of frame; said to be victorian Police marking. Marked "Deane Adams & Deane. 30

  King William St." on top barrel flat; "Walsh Dunne & Co." on left barrel flat and "Agents for the Province

  of Victoria"on right flat

  Serial No. 05111R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  7.75"

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

  Marked "Makers to HRH Prince Albert."; Assy number 1789; Serial number marked on cylinder;

  Elongating slot for cylinder ratchet; London proofed; Flaired grips; Round buttcap with trap door

  Serial No. 06116R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Deane Adams & Deane.   30 King William St

  Serial No. 06277R                  Model  1st model                                   Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  6.25"

  Retailed by

  Very small trigger guard

  Serial No. 06870R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 07083R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  8"

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

  Marked "Makers to HRH Prince Albert."; Foliate engraved

  Serial No. 07172R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  6.25"

  Retailed by     Deane Adams & Deane.   30 King William St


  Serial No. 07287R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 07320R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 07348R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 07601R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  7.5"

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

  Cased with green baize; Anticlockwise rotation

  Serial No. 08135R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 08181R                  Model  Double trigger                            Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 08775R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  6.25"

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

  L.H. (anticlockwise) cylinder rotation

  Serial No. 09462R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

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

  Serial No. 09477R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre **                           No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  6"

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

  Engraved on R/H side of barrel "Edward James Smith"; said to be 80 bore but more likely 54 bore


  Serial No. 09518R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 80 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 09644R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 90 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 09825R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 80 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 09857R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  6.5"

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

  Serial No. 09864R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 10182R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  6.5"

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

  L.H. (anticlockwise) cylinder rotation

  Serial No. 10243R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 80 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 10634R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 10801R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  L.H. (anticlockwise) cylinder rotation


  Serial No. 10895R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  7.5"

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 11282R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  7.5"

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

  Serial No. 11563R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 11636R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  WT overstamped 70

  Serial No. 11649R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  8"

  Retailed by     Henry., Alexander   12 South St. Andrew Street, Edinburgh.

  Int marked "56WT"; Cased in Honduras mahogany with all access inc Adams mould and name on

  escutcheon "J.H. McLean; Aston Hall; Shiffnal."; Single spring safety; Special order german silver

  foresight screwed into barrel

  Serial No. 11714R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 11947R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  7.5"

  Retailed by     Deane Adams & Deane.   30 King William St

  Marked "Major C Michael 66th Regt"; Made Major 6/1847; Transferred to 54th Regt 1856; Frame marked

   944; Peg for 1st model rammer

  Serial No. 12494R                  Model  1st model                                   Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Squires., W   London

  Serial Nos. with "R" suffix were allocated to D.A.&D. for Adams revolvers; Frame may have been

  already numbered; Round patent stamp

  Serial No. 13527R                  Model  1st model                                   Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Deane Adams & Deane.   London Bridge

  Mahogony case


  Serial No. 13700R                  Model  1st model                                   Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  6.75"

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

  Round patent stamp

  Serial No. 13702R                  Model  1st model                                   Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  6.625"

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

  Serial Nos. with "R" suffix allocated to D.A.&D; London proof marks on cylinder; Round patent stamp

  Serial No. 13838R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 80 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  5.5"

  Retailed by     Deane Adams & Deane.   30 King William St

  Serial No. 14025R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre ?                             No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 14042R                  Model  2nd model                                  Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Deane Adams & Deane.   London Bridge

  Sliding safety; Adams improved frame

  Serial No. 15203R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  6"

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

  Cased with green baize and label; Fitted with peg for first model rammer

  Serial No. 15225R                  Model  Adams improved frame                 Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  6.25"

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

  Fitted with Tranter 2nd model rammer; Unusual arbour securing screw; Sliding safety and single screw

  hammer safety

  Serial No. 15480R                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 38 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  8"

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

  Cased with green baize and label; 38 bore marked on frame

  Serial No. 15590R                  Model  1st model                                   Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by     Beckwith   London

  Serial Nos. with "R" suffix allocated to D.A.&D. for Adams revolvers.


  Serial No. 20437R                  Model  1st model                                   Type   p rev

  Calibre 80 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  ?

  Retailed by

  Serial No. 06521X                  Model  1851 Adams                               Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   ?                                      Barrel length  7.75"

  Retailed by

  Hollis & Sheath serial number range but with Tranter style rammer

  Serial No. 20216X                  Model  2nd model                                  Type   p rev

  Calibre 54 B                         No of shots   5                                      Barrel length  6.5"

  Retailed by     Wilkinson   London

  Hollis & Sheath serial number range; Round patent stamp