Англия

Принятые сокращения


General

accom.accommodation
acq.acquired
amalgamalgamated
Ass'nAssociation
B/hamBirmingham
b.born
BrosBrothers
brptbankrupt
bus.business
c.circa
CoCompany
connconnected
contcontinued / continuation
CIPCommission Internationale Permanente pour L'Epreuve des Armes a Feu Portives
cont.continued
d.died
dlr(s)dealer(s)
engr(s)/ngengineer(s) / engineering
est.established
exorsexecutors
gen.general
gmkggunmaking
gmkr(s)gunmaker(s)
gsthgunsmith
GtGreat
h.individual history
LSALong Sufferers Association
M/chesterManchester
mfgmanufacturing
mfr(s)manufacturer(s)
mgrmanager
mkr(s)maker(s)
MktMarket
MtMount
no(s)number(s)
NRnot recorded / no record
NRANational Rifle Association
poss.possibly / possible
o/uover and under
pat.patent / patented
pshippartnership
premspremises
prespresumably
prev.previous(ly)
prob.probable / probably
propproprietor
pteepatentee
q.v.see
rec. (Rec.)serial no. records
reprrepresentative(s)
res.residence
rtdretired
s.a.same address
scsword cutler
sep.separate
sh gdsshooting grounds
StStreet
StnStation
SOESpecial Operations Executive
subsqu. (subs)subsequent(ly)
t.a. (t/a)trading as
temp.temporary
TerrTerrace
YdYard


Professions

A*mkr(s)gun action maker(s) * denotes breech loading
Amnmkr(s)ammunition maker(s)
Bb(s)barrel browner(s)
Bmkr(s)gun barrel maker(s)
Cmkr(s)gun carriage maker(s)
Dlr(s)dealer(s)
Fc(s)gun file cutter(s)
Fmkr(s)gun furniture maker(s)
Gcmkr(s)guncase / shooting accessories maker(s)
Ge(s)gun engraver(s)
GF(s)gun finisher(s)
GM(s)gun machinery maker(s)
Gmc(s)gun metal caster(s)
GMM(s)gunpowder machinery maker(s)
Gmkr(s)gun and / or rifle maker(s)
Gsmthgunsmith
GP(s)gun polisher(s)
Gpc(s)gun percussioner(s)
Gpmkr(s)gunpowder or guncotton maker(s)
GS(s)gun screwer(s)
Imkr(s)gun implement maker(s)
Lmkr(s)gun lock maker(s)
Pmkr(s)gunpowder flask and shot pouch maker(s)
Rmkr(s)pistol and/or revolver maker(s)
Sc(s)sword cutler(s)
Smkr(s)gun stocker(s) andjor stock maker(s)
Spmkr(s)gun spring maker(s)


Publications

CEWScottish Arms Makers by С E Whitelaw
GBBoothroyds Revised Directory of British Gunmakers
ITDKelly's Iron Metal Trades Directories 1870-1940
N&BEnglish Gunmakers by De Witt Bailey & Douglas A Nie
SnellSalisbury Gunsmiths by Michael Snell


Towns

B'hamBirmingham
GlwGlasgow
L'poolLiverpool
P'boroPeterborough
SotonSouthampton
W'hamptonWolverhampton


Counties

Co D'hamCounty Durham
C'landCumberland
D'setDorset (shire)
ForfarForfarshire
GlamGlamorgan
GlosGloucestershire
HantsHampshire
H'fdHerefordshire
HertsHertfordshire
I of WIsle of Wight
MonMonmouthshire
M'sexMiddlesex
N'folkNorfolk
N'landNorthumberland
OxonOxfordshire
SalopShropshire
S'landSunderland
S'folkSuffolk
WarksWarwickshire
W'landWestmorland