Mr. Champion's Atkin

Mr. Champion's Atkin


An article written by John Ian Gregson in the Shooting Sportsmen, page 49 September/October 1999 issue, describing the only O/U ever made by Atkin  for a Mr. Champion as a special order gun. Other than the improved ejector system, the gun is identical to the Woodward OU. So much so that a legal conflict ensued between Woodward and a Mr. Hill. This Mr. Hill while under the employ of Woodward, had designed the Woodward OU and after leaving claimed it as his own. Very interesting part of gun development and history.


James Purdey & Sons #25923

Excellent and almost new Purdey single non selective trigger, self-opening  sidelock ejector light game gun with two sets of barrels. First 26 inch barrel measure...


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