March 19, 2010, 06:18 PM
Looking for info on a rifle marked Alping Custom made be Firearms Co. LTD, in england. It has a Birmingham proof mark.
Action appears to be Mauser 98, chambered in 30.06.
Looking for value, years of production, numbers made, quality, or any other info on this piece.
March 19, 2010, 06:41 PM
Alpine Custom 30.06 bolt rifleRare! Basically a Parker-Hale clone. Imported to USA in the 1960ís. I have never seen another one of these but have heard from a few other owners over the years. Produced by "Firearms Co. England". Trusted Mauser style action. Monte Carlo stock, excellent blue on barrel and action. Very smooth and reliable feed. Nice balance. Great deer or pig rifle.$325.00 Certified funds or US Postal money order only. FFL only. *** Shipping to almost all areas should be about $25.00 +/- ***
i googled alpine custom 30.06 and clicked on the first link
March 19, 2010, 11:50 PM
I had one of these in a 243 at one time. It was pretty and it was a shooter.