CODE UK MIS BLAND BC 002 Categories: , Product ID: 3849


Item number                           :           UK MIS BLAND BC 002

Origin                                     :           United Kingdom

Style                                       :           English Style

Gauge                                     :           12

Suitable for pinfire                 :           Yes

Stabilizer                                 :          No

Cartridge pusher                    :           No

Maker                                     :           Thomas Bland & Sons, London

Markings                                :           The brand mark of Thomas Bland and “12” on the pressure handle.

A very vague inscription on the crank of the table screw, that looks like the stamp of Hattersley.

Biggest length                        :           270 mm

Weight                                     :           447 grams

Press lever                              :           Black painted steel lever no. 6 with ebony handle

Turning lever                          :           Green painted steel lever with ebony handle

Closing cup                            :           Internal brass

Barrel                                     :           Short barrel, brass inlined

Materials body                       :           Cast iron body

Paint                                       :           Retains most of its original green paint

Table clamp                            :           Steel screw has square top with 4 sharp pins, like Dixons

Top rectangular with small handmade pins like Dixons

Condition                               :           Good

Repairs                                   :           None

Remarks                                 :


It is possible that Thomas Bland was only a gun dealer who used tools from other makers.


This is a miraculous tool with elements of Hattersley and of Dixons.

Additional information


UK Dixon BC A50