I couldn't resist showing some images of Martini Henry cases from some historical battlefields.&n..
There has been so much controversial anecdotes that surround the MkV ammunition box,particularly its..
During the field trials between 1872 and 1873 of the short Chamber Martini Henry rifle..
On the 27th March 1885, Production at Woolwich of the .577/450” cartridge in the solid drawn meth..
The Martini Henry carbine, Interchangeable Mk1 was approved in Sept 1877. Parallel with the adopt..
Each infantryman was expected to train using blank cartridges with a minimum of 40 rounds per ann..
The MkII Martini Henry buckshot cartridge was introduced in LoC 4868 on the 3rd November 18..
In 1881, the War Office began to trial a new calibre of Martini Rifle in .402". The case was manu..
With the introduction of the Morris Sub Calibre aiming tube in Nov 1883, a special ammunition was..
In 1888 with the trials and adoption of the Magazine Lee Metford Mk1 rifle, a new .303" calibre c..
Here is the original 1877 weight information chart for Martini Henry and Snider ammunition. Click..